Before he served as Missouri’s Elementary and Secondary Education Commissioner from 1971-87, Arthur Mallory was the fifth — and youngest — president in the history of what then was called Southwest Missouri State College in Springfield.
For the first time since the war, Alvis Taylor returned to Pearl Harbor and recalled the surprise Japanese air attack that plunged America into World War II.
Cold weather has forced thousands of flights to be cancelled across the country, leaving many travelers frustrated for yet another day.
The television ads show a series of medical mishaps: a man kicking the wrong leg in a reflex check, a urine sample bottle that won’t open for a frustrated patient and a blood pressure cuff letting out a strange noise when the doctor presses the plastic bulb.
As the U.S. job market improves, it’s also evolving, with winners and losers.
A young man coming of age in a rural community during World War II, Cletus Heidbreder was granted a deferment from his local draft board to remain at home and help provide essential services on his family’s farm.
Some needy children in the Farmington area of eastern Missouri are getting new shoes, thanks to the generosity of a little boy.
The mansion that serves as Maine headquarters of the Woman’s Christian Temperance Union lay largely fallow until recently, with drug needles, liquor bottles and pornographic magazines littering the grounds.
For more than a decade, people walking along Great Lakes beaches have come upon a heartrending sight: dozens, or even hundreds, of dead loons, gulls and other waterfowl — victims of food poisoning that paralyzed their muscles and eventually caused them to drown.
The holidays give us opportunities to celebrate, time to give thanks over shared meals, reminders to help others in need, special moments for prayer and spiritual rejuvenation, and occasions for family.
After 20 years tutoring students at Lincoln University, Pat Pollock is ready to retire.
A fresh round of freezing rain and snow slickened roads across a large swath of Kansas and Missouri on Sunday.
It's a holiday season tradition that you don't want to observe. Many consumers spend more than they can afford, often racking up huge credit card balances.
The Helias Lady Crusaders improved to 2-0 with a 47-29 victory against the Moberly Lady Spartans on Saturday night in the Norm Stewart Challenge at Columbia College.
The Blair Oaks Lady Falcons jumped out to an early lead and cruised to a 72-29 victory over Versailles in the third-place game of the Eugene Tournament Friday night.
The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for this week.
Miguel Angel Jimenez successfully defended his Hong Kong Open title Sunday to extend his record as the oldest winner in European Tour history.
The Blair Oaks Falcons used a 24-point third quarter Sunday afternoon to defeat the Warrensburg Tigers 66-54 in the Norm Stewart Classic at Columbia College.
The hottest place in Mid-Missouri on Sunday may have been Mizzou Arena.
Andy Reid referenced Nelson Mandela, Sporting Kansas City and mangled a metaphor about the Chiefs’ recent losing streak.