Trinity Thomas looking to give Scott County Central a rare track title
(High School Sports ~ 05/18/17)
SIKESTON -- Year after year, it seems like Scott County Central basketball flirts with sending another team to the state tournament. And why wouldn't it? The school sits with a state record 18 boys basketball championships and another seven in the girls with numerous trips to the postseason to boot...
Greitens calls extra session to deal with steel mill bill
(Local News ~ 05/18/17)
The special session will be held at 4 p.m. Monday with one topic: the steel mill bill. The measure, which was championed by Rep. Don Rone (R-Portageville), would allow for the reopening of Noranda, which closed in 2016, and the construction of a steel mill. It was passed by the House 148-2 but blocked in the Missouri Senate during the 2017 legislative session.