| Jun 6, 2013
| 3:51 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The police investigation of the abduction and rape of a woman who told police that she was drugged in a bar continued on Thursday, five days after a cab driver’s call led officers to interrupt the assault. Two former Missouri...
| May 27, 2013
| 6:49 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — John Q. Hammons, a prominent hotel developer and southwest Missouri philanthropist who rose from a poor Depression-era childhood to build a national real estate empire, has died. He was 94.
Hammons, who actively led his...
| May 27, 2013
| 4:31 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- You can't walk very far on the Missouri State University campus without running into a building named after John Q. Hammons.
“Mr. Hammons was critically important to the university, he was our largest benefactor in history....
| Mar 6, 2013
| 3:17 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Students at Missouri State University may pay more for their education next school year.
The MSU Board of Governors will vote on a tuition hike either Thursday or Friday in St. Louis. In-state undergrads would pay $113 more a year...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:19 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Missouri State University has announced the receipt of National Letters of Intent from 19 student-athletes who have committed to play football for the Bears this fall. The class includes 16 high school seniors and three junior...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 8:04 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -– Gordon Elliott was named the 2013 Springfieldian at the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting Friday.
As CEO of Elliott Lodging and Oak Ridge Properties, Elliott owns and operates 17 hotels and 15 apartment...
| May 25, 2013
| 5:07 AM
HICKORY COUNTY, Mo. -- Authorities confirm two people- a pilot and a passenger- were killed after their helicopter went down in a rural area near Cross Timbers, Missouri.
Investigators have not released the names of the victims. They are still...
| May 25, 2013
| 6:42 AM
HICKORY COUNTY, Mo. -- Hickory County, Missouri authorities say a pilot and his passenger died when their helicopter crashed in a rural area near Cross Timbers.
21-yearold Missouri State University student Catalina Richard died in the crash. She...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 6:43 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- In a news release sent Tuesday afternoon, Missouri State University athletic director Kyle Moats confirmed head football coach Terry Allen would be returning to MSU for an 8th season.
Under Allen the Bears finished a 3rd...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 10:30 AM
George Mason assistant vice president/director of athletics Tom O’Connor announced Nyla Milleson as the eighth head women’s basketball coach in program history on Tuesday. Milleson, who led Missouri State to three WNIT appearances, arrives...
| Mar 28, 2013
When officials in suburban Des Plaines read about the hazards of spreading cancer-causing coal tar on playgrounds, parking lots and driveways, they moved to join other communities across the nation that have banned pavement sealants made with the...