Emergency personnel responded around 7:42 p.m. Thursday to a report of a tractor-trailer overturned along Route B in southern Cole County.
Dancers’ Alley is presenting its eighth production of “The Nutcracker” Sunday at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. in Jefferson City at the Miller Performing Arts Center.
Megan Sappington is a one-woman force -- a suburban housewife who is writing the annual Christmas letter to friends and family.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- A Texan who led one of the country's largest universities has been hired as the University of Missouri's new chancellor.
A pre-trial release screening and supervision program that began in Cole County Sept. 1 met its goal of reducing overcrowding at the Cole County Jail. Each day an inmate spends in jail costs taxpayers $70.
Local educators will be December commencement speakers
When Emily Libbert of Meta graduates Dec. 13, she will be the first student to complete an online degree from William Woods University, based in Fulton.
There is no greater investment in the future than a college education, the president of the University of Missouri System told middle school students in California, Mo., on Thursday.
State Sen. Kurt Schaefer voted no.
December’s first weekend is very busy with holiday activities in Jefferson City, starting at 5:30 tonight with the mayor's tree lighting. Living Windows is set for Friday evening.
The Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety reminds those who plan to drink alcohol this holiday season to designate a sober driver or call a cab to avoid driving impaired. Save MO Lives will also be asking followers to post and tweet their safe ride home.
The Jefferson City Christmas Home Decorating categories are City’s Best; Best Use of Lights; Best Religious Display; Best Use of Christmas Characters, and Christmas Elegance. New this year is the People’s Choice Award.
Ameren employees told to report to work with bags packed
Ameren Missouri and other Mid-Missouri utilities report they're prepared to respond to severe winter weather that is expected to affect their service territories today and Friday.
The 2014 Official Missouri Travel Guide has just been released, giving Missouri travelers plenty of options for Show-Me State trips. Order a free copy at VisitMO.com.
Easter Seals Midwest is sponsoring Milk and Cookies with Santa for autism spectrum children and families from 5-6:30 p.m. Dec. 12 in Jefferson City at Cole County Special Services Respite Building, 601 E. High St.
The University of Missouri has a new chancellor for its flagship campus. University system President Tim Wolfe plans to announce the new hire at a Thursday morning news conference in Columbia.
A strong cold front is moving southeastward through Mid-Missouri which will produce snow and some sleet on Thursday and Friday with much colder temperatures.
Missouri senators have passed legislation offering up to $1.7 billion of incentives over two decades for Boeing to assemble a commercial airplane in St. Louis.
Crane stuck in ditch south of Route T
MoDOT crews cleaned up a non-injury accident from around 12:20 p.m. Wednesday involving a tractor-trailer that was hauling a crane on Missouri 179, south of Route T in Cole County.
Jefferson City may be seeking a new consultant to assist in the negotiation phase of the conference center discussions. The City Council has paid a consultant over $44,000 for the last phase of discussions.
Missouri lawmakers aren’t the only ones considering concessions to help the Boeing Co. build its next-generation commercial jet in the St. Louis area. Three labor groups have committed to a 24-hour work schedule — without overtime — during construction of the project.