Mark Twain scholars from across the country will be joined by students and devoted fans of the popular author at the three-day Clemens Conference taking place this week in Hannibal.
A motion requesting funds for a psychiatric evaluation has been filed by the attorney for a Pittsfield man accused of shooting a family member in April.
A former pastor of a Detroit, Ill., church facing sexual assault charges was sentenced to four years of probation after entering a guilty plea.
Missouri law officers joined in a car chase that began in Quincy, Ill., on Monday evening and ended on U.S. 61 at South River in Marion County, when a reported vehicle stolen in Illinois crashed.
Jefferson Street from 23rd to 24th will be closed for more than a week starting Wednesday morning so the city of Quincy can make repairs.
After a cold and hilly ride on Sunday, which was fun despite my not one but two flat tires from a piece of metal I picked up somewhere, Monday dawned as a beautiful day. Blue skies full of puffy clouds and highs in the low 80s. That is perfect cycling weather.