(STORY WRITTEN BY ALEX DEROSIER, MISSOURINET CONTRIBUTOR) Testifying Monday before a House budget hearing, Missouriâs new Department of Corrections Director Anne Precythe says she’s committed to not building another prison. She says the department will instead look to reduce prison populations before expanding the system. With numbers going up and down each year, Director Precythe […]
The older we get Valentine’s Day has turned into more of a hassle for me and my wife. Â Today we made a pact to make our lives easier! Playboy ruins every man’s excuse for wanting to look at the publication. A Dominican Republic newspaper apologizes for using a photo of Alec Baldwin in place of […]
Top Stories: Â St. Louis Police say a 6-year-old girl fatally shot in her home early yesterday may have been killed by another child in the house. Â And The new Department of Corrections director testifies that she wants to reserve prison space for Missouri’s most dangerous criminals.
KCRoyals.com is reporting that one week after signing 15-game winner Jason Hammel, who pitched with the Cubs in 2016, Royals GM Dayton Moore went out and signed lefty Travis Wood to the exact same two-year $12 million deal. Â The club has not made an official announcement pending a physical. Â The first official workout for pitchers […]
Two advocacy groups released a joint statement last night criticizingÂ actions at a legislative hearing. The directors of PROMO and EmpowerÂ Missouri are strongly objecting to the treatment of NAACP MissouriÂ president Nimrod Chapel, Jr. who they say was cut-off from testifyingÂ against legislation. They claim House Special Committee on LitigationÂ Reform Chairman Bill Lant treated Chapel Jr. unfairly at […]