American Disabilities Act celebrates 30th anniversary

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JEFFERSON CITY – The Governor’s Council on Disability held a celebration today for the 30th anniversary of the American Disabilities Act. The celebration took place in the capitol rotunda. It featured state leaders including Governor Parson.  Parson said the state workforce should reflect diversity and ability of Missouri because differences […]

Baseball season teeters, while states resist mask rules

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The baseball season descended deeper into crisis Tuesday, states like Mississippi and South Carolina cast about for more hospital beds, and governors in some of the hardest-hit places staunchly resisted calls to require masks, despite confirmed cases of the coronavirus soaring. Major League Baseball suspended the […]

The time is now to mail in primary election ballots

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(Missourian) – Time’s a’wastin’ if you’re among the more than 7,000 Boone County voters who plan to vote absentee or cast your primary election ballot by mail. Boone County Clerk Brianna Lennon issued a reminder Tuesday that all ballots for next Tuesday’s primary must be received by her office by […]

A Brighter Tomorrow – Bipolar Disorders

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The American Psychiatric Association describes bipolar disorders as brain disorders that cause changes in a person’s mood, energy and ability to function. These changes in emotional states are called mood episodes. The APA says people with bipolar disorders can have dramatic swings from euphoria to hopelessness and generally have periods […]

Boonville public schools discuss reopening plans

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BOONVILLE – Boonville R-1 School District discussed reopening plans Monday evening. Administrators talked about mask expectations for students, staff and those with medical issues. District leaders also talked about how parents should act with their children. “We’re going to use more hand sanitizer,” district officials said. “We’re going to expect […]

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