New leader of Missouri State NAACP promises more inclusion
The new leader of the Missouri State NAACP says he plans to build a younger, more inclusive organization.
Nimrod "Rod" Chapel Jr. was elected last month as the 14th President of the Missouri State NAACP. He told The St. Louis Post-Dispatch that t's important to include leaders of groups such as Black Lives Matter, which rose to prominence after the Ferguson police shooting of Michael Brown, ...
Watch: The Vacuum Cleaner Museum in St. James will suck you in
Thousands upon thousands of vacuum cleaners are made on the assembly lines in St. James at Tacony Manufacturing ranging from lower priced and more affordable to high end products. However, there is something more peculiar going on down below in the basement and you might just get sucked in. The world's first vacuum cleaner museum and factory outlet boasts more than 750 cleaners throughout a ...
Major traffic slowdowns after crash on west Chestnut Expressway in Springfield
A major thoroughfare in Springfield was shut down for a few hours Sunday. Traffic was halted in both directions on Chestnut Expressway between the West Bypass and I-44.
A car crashed into a utility pole and caused some major damage early Sunday.
No power lines were touching the ground, but police shut down all lanes of traffic on West Chestnut Expressway in the area as a precaution.
Arkansas Counties declared disaster areas after severe weather
Dozens of Arkansas counties have been declared disaster areas by President Barack Obama after severe weather and flooding inundated the state between December and January.
After the president's disaster declaration on Friday, the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management says 38 counties now qualify for federal assistance.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson had asked the White House for a major disaster declaration because it allows residents and local governments in ...
Chef Ryan Tiller with Wings and Garlic Ranch Dip
Buffalo Ranch Crockpot Wings
2 Lbs. Chicken Wings
8 oz. Buffalo Wing Sauce
1 Pk. Ranch Dressing Mix
½ tsp. Oregano
Dash Sea Salt
Dash Black Pepper
Combine wing sauce, ranch mix, salt, pepper, and oregano in a medium size bowl. Add chicken wings and toss to coat. Place in a lined crockpot and cook on high for 2/12 – 3 hours until cooked through. Pour on a lined baking sheet and ...
Polar employee defends company, crosses picket line
Scores of union members with the United Steel Workers are striking against what they call unfair labor practices at the Polar Tank Trailer factory, but some of their co-workers don't think the strikers are helping their cause.
"The issues is just the way they treat us; Has nothing to do with wages, it's all about how we're treated," says Union Steward Frankie Kelley.
While many workers at ...