Tag: army

Committee approved applications to name bridge, 3 roadways

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – This morning the Joint Committee on Transportation Oversight agreed to approve applications to give names to a bridge in Jennings, and roadways in Greene, St. Louis, and Barry Counties. The bridge on State Highway 11 crossing over I-70 in Jennings will be named after Army First […]

Students laud S&T professor who received gubernatorial award

ROLLA, Mo. – Dr. David Riggins, Curators’ Teaching Professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been awarded the 2015 Governor’s Award for Excellence in Education. The awards, which are not monetary, are based on effective teaching, innovative course design and delivery, effective advising, service to […]

Sen. Kraus’s military service prepares him for senate leadership

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Photos of Senator Will Kraus’s wife, Carmen, and their two sons, Tyler and Tannor, fill the walls of Kraus’ office, along with military memorabilia from service in the Army. Kraus was attracted to the Army during high school, but he knew he wanted to go to college. […]