Missouri's Republican-led House on Friday passed sweeping legislation designed to survive court challenges, which would ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy.
With Friday's legislative deadline looming, state Rep. Louis Riggs, R-Hannibal, felt pride in some accomplishments and frustration that other important legislation will die. An abortion bill was expected to win approval.
Tyrone Williams and Harold Williams, both of Hannibal, Mo., were two of three men sentenced to prison Wednesday for their roles in a conspiracy to traffic narcotics in Northeast Missouri and West-Central Illinois.
A judge has denied a motion to revoke the probation of the former Knox County Sheriff.
The president of Culver-Stockton College plans to retire at the end of the next academic year. In a press release, the school said Kelly Thompson told the Board of Trustees Friday morning.
Tony Kincaid finds it hard to believe the "Kids vs. Fish" tournament he hosts every spring is now 10 years old. The 2019 tournament will take place from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 18.
A Kentucky man was seriously injured in a Sunday night crash southeast of Kahoka.
QUINCY -- Karen Hiller says Sunday's award means she has finally won a good-natured argument that has raged in her family for many years. Hiller and her mom, Carla Derrick, are this year's Herald-Whig Mother and Daughter Look-a-Like Contest winners. Karen an