Statehouse columnist Phill Brooks discusses the funding mechanism going back to 1990.
She’s served as the acting leader since February, when Clay Goddard took a job elsewhere in the state.
The status is meant to help local officials obtain COVID-19 funding from the state.
Charles King Jr. is accused of stealing from a Guaranty branch on North Glenstone.
The Department of Workforce Development project focuses on recruitment and retention.
City program would offer construction experience and restore neighborhoods.
The first of six special issues unpack economic survey results.
SBJ Editorial Vice President Eric Olson talks planning and development with local city leaders
The small town of Crane is the recipient of some big money from the state that will lead to demolition of over a dozen blighted structures.
Councilmember Hosmer seeks transparency in input process.
Newsmakers in the areas of banking and finance, culinary, education, entertainment, law, municipal and transportation.
A provision in the legislation supported by the Springfield representative addresses the "cliff effect."
Katie Towns said area hospitals will run out of capacity "in the coming days."
Sarah Appleby is now serving as chair for Show Me Christian County.
Craig Hosmer takes issue with those consulted in proposed land disturbance permit bill.
The event, which was expected to bring 75,000 to downtown Springfield, is canceled in 2021 due to COVID-19.
Local firms submitted 20 projects showcasing their expertise and portfolios.
Newsmakers in the areas of accounting, architecture, banking, media, municipal and sales.
Raleigh, North Carolina-based Advance Auto Parts opened its first store in Springfield; Natural Grocers made its Springfield debut; and a business owner with experience in the insurance, financial planning and digital marketing fields entered the restaurant industry.
Marc Thornsberry, a Senior Engineer at CJW, says he joined the company after working in the public sphere. He says CJW had a ton of experience working with the community, and putting their customer's and clients.
Sandra Smart, a technology and commercialization specialist, shares helpful advice and cautionary tips about the importance of tracking cash flow for new or established businesses. Smart works with tech entrepreneurs and hosts training workshops through the Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University's efactory.
Michael Smith and Chris Sawyer, COO and CEO of Next Level Solutions respectively, discuss how they keep their remote teams and offices in and out of country on the same page. Next Level Solutions was ranked #1 in the Springfield Business Journal's 2021 Dynamic Dozen.
John Oke-Thomas, architect and co-founder of minorities in business, responds to the accusation that minority businesses are only successful because of the priority they have received in lending. He says that if a business uses a loan well, it shows their worth.
Sandra Smart, a technology and commercialization specialist, shares tips for entrepreneurs who are ready to seek funding. Some of her tips apply broadly; some target technology industry businesses. Smart works with tech entrepreneurs and startups, and hosts training workshops through the Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University's efactory.
Hollie Elliott discusses common misconceptions about locating your business in a small town. She says that there are a lot of benefits that people may not consider.
Drawing on his own experience dynamically evolving his company and business model, Jim Meinsen discusses when and how you might need to draw on new technology. Jim and Debbie Meinsen are co-owners of TCI Graphics in Springfield.
John Oke-Thomas, longtime Springfield architect, discusses his philosophy on architecture. He says that future historians will be focused on the sustainability of our contemporary architecture.
Erin Hedlun, director of marketing and communications at Evangel University, says compassion is an important job skill. Hedlun says it is a component of what makes a leader.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistree Pottery, talks about the concepting that went behind the aesthetic of the business.