By Bob Priddy, Contributing Editor (Indianapolis)âThe Centennial Era for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway has ended the way it began five years ago with an in improbable finish and a car carrying the number 98 in victory circle. Alexander Rossi, who was driving in a Formula 1 race in Monaco a year ago this weekend, had […]
By Bob Priddy, contributing editor (INDIANAPOLIS)âImagine a sporting event so big that one out of every thousand people living in the United States attends it. Imagine everybody in St. Louis—and thousands more from StÂ Louis Countyâcame here to watch the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.Â The Speedway is looking at its first sellout in […]
A series of severe storm systems this week continue to move through Missouri, prompting Governor Jay Nixon (D) to declare a state of emergency. More flooding is expected, especially in areas where levees may be overtopped in west-central Missouri. Since Tuesday, storms in Missouri have caused high winds, heavy rains, flooding and flash flooding, and […]
Top stories: The state veterans home in Mexico is receiving fundingÂ to help replace the facility. More than 5,000 patients will have their debt forgiven by an embattled Missouri non-profit hospital. Alisa Nelson reports.
Missouri State matched a season high four home runs to overcome an early four-run defict and stave off elimination at the MVC Championship with an 11-4 victory over host Indiana State Friday afternoon at Bob Warn Field. After falling behind 4-0 after just an inning-and-a-half of play, the Bears scored 11 unanswered runs and used […]