prayer http://kbia.org en Fayette school holds prayer sessions despite complaint http://kbia.org/post/fayette-school-holds-prayer-sessions-despite-complaint <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fayette High School continues to hold prayer sessions despite a legal complaint that claims the sessions are unconstitutional.</span></p><p>Fayette Superintendent Tamara Kimball says district administrators haven't considered ending the Friday morning sessions since the American Humanist Association filed a complaint in November. She says the district doesn't believe it has done anything wrong by allowing the Fellowship of Christian Students to conduct the sessions.</p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 21:12:47 +0000 Associated Press 45985 at http://kbia.org Prayers for Boston [STORIFY] http://kbia.org/post/prayers-boston-storify <p>Two explosions went off near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday afternoon. Like people all across the country, many of those from around mid-Missouri are responding with Tweets of prayer.&nbsp;</p><script src="//storify.com/ColumbiaFAVS/prayers-for-boston.js"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/ColumbiaFAVS/prayers-for-boston" target="_blank">View the story "Prayers for Boston" on Storify</a>]</noscript> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 20:19:36 +0000 Kellie Moore 32078 at http://kbia.org Prayer in public to be on August primary ballots http://kbia.org/post/prayer-public-be-august-primary-ballots <p>A proposed amendment to Missouri&#39;s Constitution asserting the right to pray in public will go before voters in August. Thu, 24 May 2012 14:15:15 +0000 Associated Press 14712 at http://kbia.org Prayer in public to be on August primary ballots Newscast for March 5, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-march-5-2012-0 <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA news room, including:</p><ul><li>A central Missouri judge considers a legal challenge over a state constitutional amendment dealing with prayer.</li><li>Students push for MU Curators change.</li><li>President Obama will visit Joplin High School graduation on May 21.</li></ul></div></div></div></div> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 00:15:35 +0000 Zheng Hwuang Chia 10012 at http://kbia.org Judge mulls lawsuit over Mo. prayer measure http://kbia.org/post/judge-mulls-lawsuit-over-mo-prayer-measure <p>A central Missouri judge is considering a legal challenge over a state constitutional amendment dealing with prayer. Mon, 05 Mar 2012 22:42:57 +0000 Associated Press 10006 at http://kbia.org Judge mulls lawsuit over Mo. prayer measure