FESTUS (AP) — A man and his adult son were killed when their small plane crashed near an unlit Missouri airport, even as the pilot's fiancee tried to guide in the plane with a flashlight.
The wreckage was discovered Friday morning in woods near the airport runway in Festus, south of St. Louis. The victims' names haven't been released.
COLUMBIA - MU partnered with two local groups to host a Chinese Moon Festival Saturday night at Twin Lake Recreational Area.
The event was packed with people excited to celebrate and learn more about Chinese culture.
SPRINGFIELD — President Trump held a campaign-style rally in Springfield Friday.
Trump spoke in front of an at-capacity crowd at JQH Arena on the Missouri State University campus shortly before 7 p.m.
KANSAS CITY (AP) — A 46-year-old woman who set a fire that resulted in the deaths of two Kansas City firefighters has been sentenced to 74 years in prison.
Thu Hong Nguyen was sentenced Friday for second-degree murder, arson and assault. She was convicted in July of setting a fire to her nail salon in October 2015.
COLUMBIA - This week's high school action features a few outstanding matchups. A cross-town rivalry is the Friday Night Fever Game of the Week. The Rock Bridge Bruins host the Hickman Kewpies.
Both teams are coming off blow-out losses, Rock Bridge at the hands of Lee's Summit West and Hickman fell to Smith-Cotton.