News Tribune reporter
The Jefferson City Cantorum, celebrating its 49th year, will be bringing its choral sound to audience members Saturday at its spring concert.
A shared responsibility
With a collective passion in serving low-income individuals, nearly 350 people from across the state gathered in Jefferson City to discuss ways of lifting 908,000 Missourians out of poverty.
From #jcmo Inside Business
Since 1980, the Jefferson City Rape and Abuse Crisis Service Inc. (RACS) has been providing shelter and support to women suffering from domestic and sexual violence. The organization served about 225 women and children last year.
Elijah Mayfield honored for Down syndrome awareness
Diagnosed with Down syndrome, Elijah Mayfield has led a life defined by him — not his condition. Like the “Cheers” theme song, it seems no matter where the 20-year-old goes, everybody knows his name.
The Jefferson City Symphony Orchestra will welcome the winner of its 2016 Piano Concerto Competition to play at its final concert of the season.
Parents and students alike benefit from Day Solutions
Heather Livingston, 21, practices counting money every week at Day Solutions, a Jefferson City-based learning facility for adults with developmental disabilities, in the hopes of gaining employment someday.
When she returned to work after having her first child, Ashley Boyce needed to maintain pumping her breast milk to ensure she could last a year supplying food to her daughter, Alyce.
A taste of the other side
Attendees of Central Missouri Community Action’s first “Dinner for a Difference” event waited for their meals Thursday inside the Millbottom in Jefferson City.
Cancer survivors, lawmakers get pep talk from area college basketball coaches
It’s not odd for basketball coaches to wear suits or sneakers, but sporting both inside the state Capitol on Wednesday — along with legislators, lobbyists and Missourians — made a statement for cancer awareness and research funding.
Callaway Hills Elementary students packed their school gymnasium earlier this week, dancing to upbeat music during a Zumba class.