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National Geographic to auction photos, art

National Geographic to auction photos, art

By ULA ILNYTZKY (NEW YORK, AP) — National Geographic Society has chronicled scientific expeditions, explorations, archaeology, wildlife and world cultures for more than 100 years, amassing a collection of 11.5…

Gunman wounds 1 person in chapel of Ga. megachurch

(COLLEGE PARK, Ga., AP) — Police say one person was critically wounded when a gunman opened fire inside the chapel of a Georgia megachurch just south of Atlanta. Fulton County…

Akin repeatedly arrested at 1985 abortion protests

(ST LOUIS, AP) — Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin was repeatedly arrested during anti-abortion protests in the 1980s, including at least once when police had to carry him away, a…

Mamtek leftovers go on sale at Moberly auction

(MOBERLY, Mo., AP) — The northern Missouri artificial sweetener plant project that turned sour when its financing collapsed last year is holding an out-of-business sale. Mamtek U.S. received $39 million…

University defended over allowing Nafis as student

(CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., AP) — Southeast Missouri State University officials say the university did nothing wrong in allowing Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis be a student there last spring. Nafis…

16 aces guide Jennies past Missouri Southern

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – With a career-high six service aces, freshman Annie Reilly helped propel the seventh-ranked Central Missouri Jennies to a straight set, 25-16, 25-18, 25-17 win over Missouri Southern Tuesday night.…

Crest Ridge drops semi-final, two named all-district players

Crest Ridge lost 25-19, 25-14 Tuesday night to Santa Fe in the semi-final round of districts. “The girls played with a lot of heart and determination, but we just came…

Fire chief earns Patriot Award, council hears flood map criticism

Fire chief earns Patriot Award, council hears flood map criticism

By MICHAEL FREEMAN (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – Mayor Don Butterfield and the City Council recognized Warrensburg Fire Chief Phil Johnston Monday night for receiving the Patriot Award. The U.S. Department…