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The 2015 Stagecoach music festival wrapped up Sunday (April 26) in Indio, California, following a three-day run. Since its inception in 2007, the event at the Empire Polo Club has evolved into one of the biggest and most important music festivals in the U.S. With a wide focus on country, bluegrass, Americana and roots rock,... Read more »

Darius Rucker is making music Southern Style, which happens to be the title of his latest album, but he’s also raising children Southern style, too. The Charleston, South Carolina, native delights in being a dad and raising his children with good Southern values and charm — just the way he was raised. “When you live... Read more »

18 year old Shot In Columbia

An 18 year old was shot in Columbia on Sunday and police are looking for answers. According to a press release, officers were dispatched to the area of Forrest and Grand Avenue where a suspect was discovered lying on the ground. The condition of the victim is unknown at this time while police continue to investigate. 

Rodney Griffin Burial

Many from around the state gathered in Centralia over the weekend to give Sgt. Rodney Griffin the sendoff he deserved. Sgt Griffin died in the line of duty in Cambodia fighting the Vietnam war in 1970. His remains were recently discovered and brought back to central Missouri. There was a funeral held in the Centralia High School gym which was attended by many state officials including Governor Nixon. Griffin was then laid to rest at a private family burial in Mexico.

Jefferson City Homicide Arrest

One Jefferson City man is dead after a shooting occurred on Saturday. Reports say that Paris Alexander-Henderson and Bryant Sturkey got into an argument which resulted in Sturkey suffering a gunshot wound from Alexander-Henderson. Early Saturday morning police were called to the 1400 block of Elizabeth Street after receiving calls. They learned that Sturkey was in the vehicle and was being rushed to a hospital where he would eventually die. Witnesses named Alexander-Henderson as a suspect, he was taken into custody, taken to the Cole County Jail and is being charged with 2nd degree murder.

New State Auditor To Be Named Monday
 
Today is the day that Nicole Galloway is scheduled to be sworn in as the new Auditor of Missouri. Galloway was announced as the successor to interim Auditor John Watson on Friday. Previously, Galloway served as the Boone County treasurer and has done so since 2011. Missouri Supreme Court Chief Justice Mary Rhoads Russell will administer the oath of office at the swearing in at 3:00 today.

The Cardinals got the news we all expected after seeing the injury on Saturday.  Their ace, Adam Wainwright, is done for the rest of the season. General manager John Mozeliak confirmed on Monday that Adam Wainwright has a torn left Achilles and will likely miss 9-12 months. The official season-ending diagnosis came after Wainwright had […]

When you go to a high school sporting event, you’ll see an error in the field, a missed basket, blown tackle.  Teams can overcome that because it’s part of the game? Ever hear a wrong note played during a solo?  Now that’s pressure! The best and brightest musicians will converge on the University of Missouri […]

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