Latest Geography of Missouri Stories

2011-05-25 16:17:00

JOPLIN, Mo., May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to lend a helping hand to individuals and families greatly affected by the deadly May 22 tornado, the Joplin Family YMCA is providing free childcare services.

2011-05-24 06:00:00

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The dreams of critically and chronically ill children in the Kansas City and surrounding areas are now closer to reality thanks to a recent golf tournament that raised $70,000 for the Dream Factory of Greater Kansas City. The inaugural Ferrellgas Dream Factory Classic, which was held May 19 at Tiffany Springs Golf Course in Kansas City and hosted by Overland Park, Kansas-based Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.

2011-05-19 06:20:00

City officials in Kansas City, Missouri declared their city the envy of the entire world after Internet search giant Google said it was expanding its ultra-fast broadband service, originally slated for its trial run in Kansas City, Kansas, to include the Missouri city as well.

2011-05-16 09:15:00

EVANSTON, Ill., May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial employment in Kansas inched up over the past twelve months according to the 2011 Kansas Manufacturers Directory, an industrial directory published annually by Manufacturers' News, Inc. (MNI) Evanston, IL.

2011-04-23 14:17:00

ST. LOUIS, April 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the St. Louis community works to assess damages and initialize clean-up efforts following the devastating storms that hit the area on Friday evening, Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) pledges $100,000 to the American Red Cross to aid in early relief efforts.

2011-04-19 10:20:00

LAWRENCE, Kan., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes web strategy, interactive marketing, and social technologies, Jeremiah Owyang is very simply one of the most respected names in the industry. To quote from Time.com, "If technology really is changing everything about the way we communicate, consider industry analyst Jeremiah Owyang a strategist on the front lines of the revolution.

2010-12-13 08:00:00

SYOSSET, N.Y., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Maryann "Miki" Gudermuth, of Cape Girardeau, Missouri, has been included in the Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of social services. ABOUT MARYANN "MIKI" GUDERMUTH Ms.

2010-09-13 08:27:00

CARTHAGE, Mo., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) announced that it has sold its Storage Products business to SPG International, LLC.

Word of the Day
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.