History buff? Legal enthusiast? Generally curious about Missouri's past? Get excited.
The Missouri State Archives will be posting thousands of old state Supreme Court cases online for the public to view beginning late next year.
The Secretary of State's office says the State Archives has received a grant of more than $148,000 from the federal government for the project.
Bobby Norfolk was driving somewhere in 2009 when NPR's Fresh Air stopped him in his tracks. He remembers the interview with author Larry Tye as "the most compelling hour of listening" he's ever experienced. Tye's biography of Negro League pitcher Satchel Paige started Norfolk on a journey that's culminated in his latest one man show, Shadowball: The Negro Baseball Leagues.
St. Louis Public Radio is a service of the University of Missouri-St. Louis.