Month: January 2017

MLK day commemorated by families and city leaders

Although rain cut the march short a few blocks, for the 45th straight year, local demonstrators walked in remembrance of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. Around 120 people packed into the pews of the Progressive Missionary Baptist Church on Monday…

MU raptor rehab project gives birds a second chance

Participants in the MU veterinary medicine school volunteer with the Raptor Rehabilitation Project, helping to heal injured birds of prey from around Mid Missouri. The group cares for a wide variety of species, including owls, hawks and a turkey vulture.…