LEE'S SUMMIT (AP) — Authorities say charges have been dropped against a teen initially accused of being among a group who brought guns onto Lee's Summit High's campus.
Local organization works to create lasting memories for high school students
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 6:33pm
COLUMBIA – A local organization is making dreams come true for high school students.
People dropped off dresses to Cinderella’s Closet of Mid-Missouri at The Hatchery Saturday. The dresses will go to high school students who cannot afford to buy one for prom.
Families gathered at 10th annual magic show to support drug-free behavior
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 6:32pm
JEFFERSON CITY - At least 100 parents and children gathered at the Miller Performance Center on Saturday for an afternoon filled with magic to benefit the Council for Drug Free Youth.
The main event featured Gillam Family Illusions who performed a variety of magic tricks and comedic acts. All funds raised from the 10th annual magic show go toward CDFY's programs that educate youth on drug and alcohol prevention.
Florida Gulf Coast women pull off upset of Missouri 80-70
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 6:24pm
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — China Dow scored 21 points and played stingy defense in the paint against Missouri star Sophie Cunningham, and No. 12 seed Florida Gulf Coast pulled off an upset in the Lexington Regional with an 80-70 win Saturday against the fifth-seeded Tigers.
Weapons charge dropped against teen in school guns case
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 5:23pm
Missouri lawmakers, health agency fight over Bourbon virus
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 5:19pm
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — Missouri lawmakers frustrated about lack of information about a sometimes deadly virus have slashed the state health department's budget.
First woman admitted to MU 150 years ago, Womens Leadership Conference celebrates
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 4:52pm
COLUMBIA - The 2018 Women’s Leadership Conference took place Saturday celebrating the 150-year mark since the first woman was admitted to MU.
Vendors from all over attend a craft fair for exposure
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 4:25pm
COLUMBIA – Vendors and craft makers of all trades participated in the Columbia Spring Vendor and Craft Fair on Saturday.
Parking and elbow space were limited as people poured in for two dollars a ticket.
Former police chief pleads guilty after money disappears
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 11:44am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A former interim police chief in a St. Louis suburb has admitted that $7,000 disappeared after a police raid, but he insisted he didn't take it.
Resident evacuates home fire in Holts Summit
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 9:53am
HOLTS SUMMIT -- A fire erupted in the 1000 block of County Road 4036 at 4:30 a.m. on March 17. Eighteen firefighters responded to the scene with six fire apparatuses.
Waking up to the sound of the smoke detector, the homeowner saw that the fire completely surrounded their bedroom. They immediately left the house to call 911.
Ex-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is fired -- and fires back
Posted on 17 March 2018 at 5:56am
WASHINGTON (CNN) -- Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe late Friday, less than two days shy of his retirement, ending the career of an official who had risen to serve as second-in-command at the bureau.