His spokesman Spence Jackson says the service will be held at the Church of St. Michael and St. George, an episcopal church where Schweich was a member.
The question being asked in Jefferson City and around the state is why would Schweich take his life.
Staff: Schweich “experienced a medical situation at his home” in Clayton.
House Republican 2016 spending plan does not include funding for office created after Ferguson unrest.
Republican Sen. Ryan Silvey, R-Kansas City, filed legislation Thursday to block the sale or refinancing of bonds by Gov. Jay Nixon to fund a new NFL stadium.
St. Louis area authorities planning for a grand jury announcement sought unsuccessfully to station National Guard troops and armored Humvees in a Ferguson neighborhood where Michael Brown had been shot by a policeman, according to records released.
Right-to-work legislation will pass in Missouri, says House Speaker John Diehl.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon cited the shooting of four Kent State University student protestors 45 years ago by Ohio National Guard troops as a reason he did not make greater use of Missouri’s National Guard in Ferguson.
Eureka Fire Chief Greg Brown and St. Louis County Chief of Special Operations Matt LaVanchy told the committee firefighters were shot at during the unrest and, as a result, were told to stand down, even though residents needed their help.
Gov. Jay Nixon says if the NFL leaves St. Louis, the state will miss out on $10 million of income tax from players.