Wednesday Mar 5
Two finalists named in Columbia Public Schools superintendent search
Dred Scott, deputy superintendent for the Independence School District, and Peter Stiepleman, assistant superintendent for elementary education for Columbia Public Schools, are finalists to succeed Chris Belcher as superintendent of the Columbia district, according to an email from Columbia School Board president Christine King.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
49ers coach Jim Harbaugh spotted in Kansas City again
For the second time in a year, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh has been spotted in Kansas City.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Come to the Pa-Pa Patch
Democrat Julie Merrell, owner of the Pa-Pa Patch Knit Shop, located at 500 S. Kentucky Ave., works on a sweater using a knitting machin... Democrat Merrell, who has a degree in fashion design, designed a purse using angora goat hair.
Heavy Duty Trucking
Three Convicted in $1 Million Truck, Trailer and Cargo Theft Conspiracy
Three Kansas City, Mo., area men have been convicted in federal court for their roles in a conspiracy to steal nearly $1 million worth of trucks and trailers and their cargo, for the use of their own trucking operations and for others.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
MoDOT issues 'no travel advisory' ahead of storm
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Wed Feb 26, 2014
Prisoner executed for raping and murdering teenage girl
CONDEMNED: Michael Taylor was executed in Missouri by lethal injection for raping and murdering a 15-year-old girl [AP] Michael Taylor was killed by lethal injection despite a desperate appeal from his legal team that the drugs could have caused inhumane pain and suffering.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Kansas City Star
Raytown school evacuated after shooting in parking lot
Tuesday night, after news hit that 10-year-old Hailey Owens had been abducted near her Springfield, Mo., home, the students of Westport Elementary School learned that their outgoing friend had been murdered.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Okla. pharmacy won't give drug for Mo. execution
An Oklahoma pharmacy has agreed not to provide Missouri with a made-to-order drug for an inmate's execution scheduled for later this month, according to court documents filed Monday.
Sedalia veternarian Gillig recieves MVMA top award
Sedalia Veterinarian Center co-owner Dr. Dana Gillig, DMV, is the first woman to receive the coveted Missouri Veterinary Medical Association's Veterinarian of the Year Award since 1955.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The Kansas City Star
Maryvillea s consideration of alcohol crackdown needs to address rape
An Oklahoma pharmacy has been temporarily barred by a federal judge from providing the Missouri Department of Corrections with the drug the state uses for lethal injections.