Blackbox Theatre opens Sept. 12 at UCM

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Blackbox Theatre is back in action, opening the season with three one-act plays directed, designed and performed by University of Central Missouri students. The one-acts performed will be “Strawberry Envy” by Kitty Johnson, “Speak Now” by Seth Kramer, and “Tone Clusters” by Joyce Carol…

Lawsuit filed by Kansas City district dismissed

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a racketeering and defamation suit filed by a Kansas City entertainment district against a law firm and two attorneys. Cordish Companies, which owns the Power & Light District, sued the Dickens Law firm after its sued Cordish, alleging…

Civil War officer to receive Medal of Honor

By NEDRA PICKLER (WASHINGTON, AP) — A century and a half after his valiant death in the Battle of Gettysburg, a Union Army officer is being awarded the nation’s highest military decoration, thanks to a decades-long campaign by his descendants and Civil War buffs. The White House announced…

US surveillance planes fly over Syria

By JULIE PACE (WASHINGTON, AP) — The U.S. has begun surveillance flights over Syria after President Barack Obama…

Mourners gather in St. Louis for Brown funeral

By SARA BURNETT and JIM SUHR (ST. LOUIS, AP) — Hundreds of people lined up in sweltering heat Monday…

Board decides to demolish Selmo Park

By LEAH WANKUM Managing Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – Selmo Park, the longtime home to University of Central…

Faculty show opens exhibition season

Faculty show opens exhibition season

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Gallery of Art & Design at the University of Central Missouri opens its exhibition…

School board eyes April 2015 ballot for bond issue

By ROB CURRY News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The Warrensburg R-6 Board of Education wants to take…

Smithsonian adds LGBT history to museum collection

By BRETT ZONGKER (WASHINGTON, AP) — Hundreds of photographs, papers and historical objects documenting the history of gay,…

‘Street view’ goes undersea to map reefs, wonders

By JENNIFER KAY (ISLAMORADA, Fla., AP) — It’s easy to go online and get a 360-degree, ground-level view…

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