Sun will break through this week ...
Cloudy and Gloomy but not much rain
Light showers are all that is expected the next few days but do not expect to see the sunshine either. Find out when drier warmer weather will return to the Ozarks by watching the weather. ...
Shoppers fill local stores for Small Business Saturday
Hundreds of shoppers filled local stores on Saturday to take part in Small Business Saturday.
Many local stores had sales and events to draw in customers who wanted to support local businesses. Several managers said this is the biggest day of the year for local shops.
"This is the day," Becky Gourley said. Becky is a manager at 5# Clothing in downtown Columbia. "Today is our biggest ...
Willard rainfall mixes with sewage, overflows pumping station
The City of Willard says about 2,000 gallons of gray water spilled from a sewage pumping lift station Saturday morning. The mayor says the spill was caused by heavy rainfall filling the tank and overflowing. The lift station collects sewage from a portion of Willard and then pumps it on to Springfield where the water is treated.
"It can't be good for the streams to dump ...
Rams try to snap losing skid with a visit to Cincinnati
What started as a turbulent week on the field has turned into a disheartening turn off it for the St. Louis Rams, who look to halt a three-game losing streak when they visit the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday.
The Rams were rocked by the news that suspended wide receiver Stedman Bailey was shot twice in the head Tuesday night in Miami.Bailey, who was suspended earlier this ...
Cities around the Ozarks work to get the LED in on street lights
Cities around the Ozarks are giving the green light to green lights.
Many local governments are converting, or at least considering converting city street lights from the traditional high pressure sodium (HPS) to LED (Light Emitting Diodes) lights. The cities are looking at going green to save some green – the LED bulbs are more energy efficient than the HPS bulbs.
Supporters say the reasons why are ...