As with walking under a ladder, crossing paths with a black cat or breaking a mirror, many people hold fast to the belief that Friday the 13th brings bad luck. When combining that with the superstition that spooky things happen during a full moon, Friday, Sept, 13, is considered by some to be especially ominous as it includes both.
HOLDEN — The 2019 Holden Street Fair will take place Thursday, Sept. 12, through Saturday, Sept. 14.
WARRENSBURG — Johnson County Commission met with Sgt. Shane Green of the Missouri Highway Patrol in late August to discuss the salting and sanding of county roads during inclement weather.
ROYAL AIR FORCE FAIRFORD, England — Maj. Gen. James Dawkins Jr., the Eighth Air Force commander, flew across the Atlantic to visit his airmen from Aug. 27 to 28 at Royal Air Base Fairford, England.
Cadet Justin Wilbers strategizes with his squad as 80 TRIAD Air Force JROTC cadets join the “field of battle” for their back to school paintball and football picnic event Aug. 24 at Whiteman Air Force Base. The Knob Noster School District hosts the TRIAD AFJROTC program and includes members …
KNOB NOSTER — Michael Gmur was in unbelievably high spirits on Thursday, Aug. 29, for someone who has been traveling dozens of miles on foot everyday halfway across America for the duration of the summer.
Selected items from September 1994
It’s been just 18 years, but Sept. 11, 2001, seems so long ago. The unity we felt as Americans after the terrorist attack that killed nearly 3,000 people showed our country at its best in the face of the worst.
In the town where I lived during my high school years, there opened a newfangled movie theater called the Malco Twin.
WARRENSBURG — In his second State of the University address, University of Central Missouri President Roger Best reflected on the 2018-2019 school year, discussed the current state of the university and set future goals of UCM.
WARRENSBURG — The world may seem like a large place, but the opportunity to experience new people from countries and cultures around the globe just got a whole lot closer for students at the University of Central Missouri.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Data from the Q3 MetLife & U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Index indicates that employers are experiencing high levels of confidence about the state of their local economies and their financial future.
JEFFERSON CITY — Gov. Mike Parson signed Executive Order 19-16 on Tuesday, Sept. 10, announcing the commencement of the Missouri as a Model Employer initiative.
JEFFERSON CITY — During his January 2019 State of the State address, Gov. Mike Parson announced his intention to issue executive orders for the purpose of improving economic and workforce development in Missouri.
SEDALIA — “Making the best better” for generations of Missouri 4-H’ers, Dale Chaney of Warrensburg and Marla Tobin of Warrensburg were inducted into the Missouri 4-H Hall of Fame on Aug. 17 at State Fair Community College in Sedalia.
COLUMBIA — Beef producer Carey Portell will tell women at Pearls of Production how she survived and thrived after a car accident nearly took her life almost nine years ago.
The Area VII Future Farmers of America officers met Aug. 12 at the Missouri State Fair, volunteering to clean up buildings and teach youth about Missouri’s agriculture.
JEFFERSON CITY — Representatives from Missouri State Parks invite the public to an informational meeting about Knob Noster State Park at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at the WPA Shelter.
JEFFERSON CITY — New regulations on deer-carcass movement and disposal will take effect in February of 2020.
For many Missourians, the fall season offers many opportunities to enjoy the outdoors.