JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Gov. Jay Nixon has ordered that the U.S. and Missouri flags at state buildings in all 114 counties and the City of St. Louis be flown at half-staff on Saturday, Dec. 14 to honor the bravery and sacrifice of Staff Sgt. Eric W. Summers.
CARTHAGE, Mo. -- The death of a man in Carthage earlier this week has been confirmed as a homicide.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Dickerson Park Zoo takes extra caution this time of year with animals.