Some teachers in Farmington balked this week after being told that a school safety drill would require them to wear goggles and be shot at with pellet guns.
Nixon invited the House and Senate Interim Committees on Medicaid to meet with him and his administration across the street from his mansion.
Farmington became a destination along the TransAmerica Trail when a former businessman turned the old county jail into a pit stop.
32-year-old Robert L. Bunch of Doe Run entered the plea on Friday to a charge of attempted manufacture of meth as a prior and persistent offender. Prosecutors will seek a 24-year prison term.
Allen Thompson will serve 30 months probation for killing central Illinois girfriend’s pet Chihuahua.
Combined with heavy rain the previous weekend and two big snows in the weeks before that, all the water is causing rivers to rise.
The National Weather Service is issuing a “Winter Storm Watch” for the southern and southeastern counties in the St. Louis metro area.
In TV ads, Nixon cites Missouri’s low unemployment rate. In his ads, Spence makes reference to boarded up businesses.
The Duggars star on the TLC reality show “19 Kids and Counting,” which gets its name from the fact they have 19 children.
A man convicted of rape and admitted to two other rapes will be sent to the Sex Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment Center in Farmington.