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At some point, possibly this weekend, President Donald Trump will reveal his nominee for a vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Court. In short time, the public will learn everything possible about this particular person, from rulings on legal matters to behavior at parties in high school.

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Time will tell whether the St. Joseph City Council nailed it with the hiring of Gary Edwards as the city manager.

U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley is not engaging in idle speculation when he identifies COVID-19 as a possible contributor to a worsening of substance abuse and mental health problems.

Those who decry the partisanship, divisiveness and lack of action in Washington, D.C., should take solace in the Missouri Legislature’s special session.

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Though its critics might say otherwise, the U.S. Department of Education isn't a monolithic bureaucracy that controls all the levers of local education.

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A dramatic photo from the 1993 flood shows a Missouri Air National Guard plane partially submerged at Rosecrans Memorial Airport. Water reaches all the way up to the engine propellers.

The St. Joseph School District couldn’t buy a box of pencils without getting criticism for profligate ways. For some, the distrust is that ingrained.

The BBC’s obituary of Shere Hite mentions that the sex researcher and author was born “in the conservative heartland U.S. state of Missouri.”

Few high school students, it seems, will miss the anxiety that comes with prepping for multiple attempts at the ACT or SAT exam.

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As far as press conferences go, this one moved along at a brisk pace. That’s saying something, considering the long, anguished route to a wider mask mandate in St. Joseph.

Let’s face it. If someone is going to live in St. Joseph, he or she will need a better reason than believing it’s a “nice place.” You might say nice places finish in the same place as nice guys.