Stakeholders visit the Springfield campus to celebrate the opening.
Next week is scheduled to mark the start of construction.
Bontiea and Tom Goss also were executives at Pro1, and prosecutors allege they used nonprofit funds to enrich the business.
The company's recent merger bumped up its ranking of largest U.S. accounting firms.
Officials expect to beat an attendance record set in 2019, the last time the event was held.
Bill Self is scheduled to visit Springfield for the annual Steak & Steak Dinner in September.
Bart Brown of Ozarks Food Harvest responds to the Food Assistance & Hunger in the Heartland report.
Stephanie Staggs is now the financial company's director of communications and marketing.
Officials with the downtown organization say its separate, private school is going strong.
Once a week this time of year, roughly 150 men trade business suits and work attire for baseball uniforms – complete from caps to cleats – for the Grip N Rip Baseball league.
Seth Britton aims to bring Branson+ into homes and beyond.
This is the second in a series of articles exploring the 10 main goals of Forward SGF, the city of Springfield’s 20-year comprehensive plan.
Hybrid coffeehouse and plant shop Urban Grounds launched in Ozark; the Missouri Job Center relocated; and Closet Chic LLC opened a brick-and-mortar shop.
University of Missouri employees on Saturday protested a proposed change to their benefits.
The Joplin School District is adding a new mental health support program for employees starting in October.
The Kansas City Chiefs' share of the NFL's national revenue rose 12% in 2021 compared with 2020.
Bonnie Barczykowski, CEO of the Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri, is planning to exit the organization.
The U.S. House on Friday passed the Inflation Reduction Act to President Joe Biden.
Wells Fargo & Co. is planning a retreat from its mortgage business, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service is recalling more than 13,000 pounds of frozen pizza.
Author Salman Rushdie is in recovery after a stabbing caused serious injuries.
The Missouri Department of Transportation is seeking to bolster the state's supply of charging stations for electric vehicles.
Grace Clouse, the four-year executive director of Joplin Neighborhood Adult Literacy Action, is exiting the organization.