It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.
What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.
The Mizzou men's basketball team dropped a home contest, 67-47, to Ole Miss on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. With 14 points, sophomore Johnathan Williams, III led the team in scoring for the ninth time in 2014-15 as the Tigers fell to 7-14 (1-7) on the season. Mizzou needed a balanced effort to stay within striking distance throughout the afternoon. Nine different players found the scoring column for head coach Kim Anderson's squad.