Archive - Feb 28, 2012

Cardinals and Molina close to contract extension

St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) – The St. Louis Cardinals and catcher Yadier Molina are reportedly close to an agreement on a new contract.

Photo taken by Barbara Moore.

According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, a multi-year deal that could average more than $10 million per season could be finalized by the end of the week.

"I will enjoy a seond and third cup of coffee"

Yesterday was the last time Marian Kelly would wake up, get ready for work and only able to enjoy one cup of coffee before she headed to work.

Today, Kelly officially began the luxuries that retirement brings after 26 years of working at Citizens Bank.

After latest school shooting, bullying prevention programs need stronger focus, MU expert says'

COLUMBIA, Mo. ­—On Monday, a student opened fire at Chardon High School in Chardon, Ohio, killing two classmates and wounding three others.  Many students who witnessed the shootings describe the shooter as “an outcast who had been bullied.”

Fire department responds for smoke inside Casey's - No major damage was caused

New Haven, Mo – New Have Berger Fire Department responded for a report of smoke inside Casey’s General Store at 1:07 p.m. this afternoon.

The reporting party had said they suddenly began smelling smoke inside the building.

McCaskill praises revised Keystone pipeline plan

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – In response to Monday’s news that TransCanada would move forward with construction on part of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline, Missouri’s Democratic Senator announced her support for the project going forward.
Photo courtesy of Rick Z.

The Clare Chronicles: Do you know whos who's week it is?

By Clare Roth

Did you know it is Dr. Seuss week?  How many celebrate Dr. Seuss week? We celebrated it when we were in elementary school, but how many of you will take the time to read a Dr. Seuss book this week?