Today in History
(National News ~ 09/09/17)
Today in History Today is Saturday, Sept. 9, the 252nd day of 2017. There are 113 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 9, 1957, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the first civil rights bill to pass Congress since Reconstruction, a measure primarily concerned with protecting voting rights and which also established a Civil Rights Division in the U.S. Department of Justice...
Out of the past: Sept. 9
(Out of the Past ~ 09/09/17)
Democrats in the 32nd judicial circuit have nominated Pete Statler, a Jackson attorney, to run for an unexpired term for circuit judge in the Nov. 3 general election; Statler has had a law practice in Jackson since 1969. ROLLA, Mo. -- James L. Thompson, defeated candidate for the Democratic nomination for the 8th District congressional seat, has withdrawn his petition for a vote recount; Thad Bullock of Cape Girardeau remains the Democratic nominee...
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