Clayton, MO – Democratic officials in St. Louis County have picked their candidate to fill the seat left vacant by the resignation of state Representative Steve Brown.
Stacey Newman will run in the November special election to fill Brown's seat. Brown and former state Senator Jeff Smith resigned last week after pleading guilty to federal obstruction of justice charges.
Jefferson City, MO – More Missouri National Guard members are being deployed to Afghanistan, and their families today bid them farewell at a ceremony in Jefferson City.
The 60 soldiers and airmen in the unit will form an Agricultural Development Team. They will be based in the Nangarhar Province, where they'll help the local population grow food crops and develop other agricultural projects.