This session, area lawmakers proposed some bills successfully, like a name change for Linn State, while other bills failed, such as allowing a surcharge on investor-owned electric company bills.
Jefferson City issues business licenses for March, April
If Ashley Garrard can find jewelry lovers and impulse buyers like her, her new business will do just fine. Garrard owns $1 Jewelry, 310 Jefferson St., which is open from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday.
The numbers say the Missouri Tigers should have lost Saturday to Hofstra. Except the number on the scoreboard.
For local Class 3 and 4 boys and girls competition
Here are results of competition Saturday by area athletes at Missouri State High School Activities Association Track and Field Sectionals.
Area schools qualify athletes for state
The Helias Crusaders will have a healthy representation at this week’s Class 3 state track and field championships.
Relays were a standout Saturday for the Jefferson City Jays and Lady Jays in Class 4 Sectional 3 track and field meet.
News Tribune editorial
A proposal to establish veterans courts is worthy legislation approved by lawmakers and advanced to the governor before the session ended Friday.
Some people would be happy setting one record at the state track meet. Not Aiesha Irvin-Muhammad. Competing in the Class 2 girls portion of the Missouri State High School Activities Association Track and Field Championships, the senior from St. Elizabeth Academy racked up two sprint records at Dwight T. Reed Stadium.
Win and in. That’s all the Missouri baseball team had to do to clinch a spot in the Southeastern Conference Tournament. Well, the Tigers will be playing postseason baseball. Missouri used an eighth-inning home run from Keaton Steele to defeat Kentucky 4-3 on Friday night.
It wasn’t the prettiest win, but the Missouri softball team will take it. The Tigers’ offense Friday night consisted of a three-run home run by Jenna Marston, but it was enough to power them to a 3-0 win over Stony Brook in the second game of the Columbia Regional.