Private Ceremony and Graduation Parade for Butler High School 2020 Graduates

Butler High School will be honoring the class of 2020 at a private ceremony on Sunday, May 17th at 2:00 PM. In coordination with the local health department and following the protocols lined out by the Show Me Strong Missouri guidelines for events for social distancing, they are limited to the number of guests attending. […]

MSHP Reminds Us May 16-22 Is National Safe Boating Week

Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like to stress the importance of safe boating by making the public aware of National Safe Boating Week, which takes place May 16-22, 2020. National Safe Boating Week is purposefully scheduled just prior to Memorial Day weekend, which many people consider the kickoff […]

Bah Humbug to So-Called Murder Hornets

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Missourians need not worry about insects dubbed “murder hornets” in social media, says University of Missouri Extension entomologist Kevin Rice. He hopes to put a halt to hysteria about the Asian giant hornet. “The name circulating on social media is misleading,” Rice says. “Scientists do not use the term murderous to describe […]