Vandalism reported at MU black culture center

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) –¬†University of Missouri police are investigating a report of vandalism at the Columbia campus’ black culture center. Police say someone spray-painted over a portion of a sign early Thursday at the center. Police were reviewing video surveillance from the area.¬†University Police Chief Doug Schwandt says the Missouri State Highway Patrol is assisting…

Slay hands over control of Soldiers Memorial

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Soldiers Memorial in St. Louis is now officially in the hands of the Missouri Historical Society, which plans a $30 million renovation of the downtown St. Louis landmark. Mayor Francis Slay used Veteran’s Day on Wednesday as an opportunity to formally sign over control of Soldiers Memorial. The complex was built…