Sunday Jun 16
Smith getting used to Washington
Rep. Jason Smith has been in office for less than two weeks, but the newly elected Missouri Republican and 32-year-old attorney-turned-legislator already seems poised to cut a different profile in the U.S. House than his predecessor.
Editor's note: Rebecca Soard is a summer intern at The Courier this summer. It's funny how when you're little you can't wait to grow up.
Astrophotos: Triple Planetary Conjunction
Three evening planets - Jupiter, Venus and Mercury - on May 23, 2013 at about 9pm CDT, as see from Salem, Missouri.
Salem's Phineas the dog moved again; family visits canine
This week, a judge ordered Phineas the dog moved to a veterinarian's office in Salem, Missouri.