funeral http://kbia.org en Missouri lawmakers pass funeral protest law change http://kbia.org/post/missouri-lawmakers-pass-funeral-protest-law-change <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;"><font color="red">Missouri</font>&nbsp;lawmakers have sent Gov. Jay Nixon a bill designed to clear up potential confusion about the state law restricting protests at&nbsp;<font color="red">funerals</font>.</p><p> Thu, 08 May 2014 13:24:21 +0000 Associated Press 52630 at http://kbia.org Missouri lawmakers pass funeral protest law change Funeral services announced for Rep. Skelton http://kbia.org/post/funeral-services-announced-rep-skelton <p>Funeral services have been announced for former Missouri congressman Ike Skelton.</p><p>The funeral is set for 2 p.m. Monday on the campus of Wentworth Military Academy in Lexington. A burial service with military rites is scheduled for later that day at a Lexington cemetery.</p><p>Skelton died this past Monday of complications from pneumonia at a hospital in Virginia. He was 81.</p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 21:09:14 +0000 Associated Press 42986 at http://kbia.org Funeral services announced for Rep. Skelton Thousands gather in downtown Columbia to remember fallen soldier [video] http://kbia.org/post/thousands-gather-downtown-columbia-remember-fallen-soldier-video <p>Columbia came together on Saturday to remember a fallen soldier. A radical protest group had said it would be in town for the funeral, but it was overshadowed. The event was much more than a response to a protest.&nbsp;</p><p> Sat, 21 Jul 2012 23:05:00 +0000 Kellie Moore 17988 at http://kbia.org Thousands gather in downtown Columbia to remember fallen soldier [video] Flags surround church in honor of fallen soldier Sterling Wyatt http://kbia.org/post/flags-surround-church-honor-fallen-soldier-sterling-wyatt <p>The Patriot Guard placed flags around First Baptist Church on Broadway in downtown Columbia in preparation for the funeral of&nbsp;Spc. Sterling Wyatt.&nbsp;</p><p>Wyatt died July 11 while on duty in Afghanistan. Groups of supporters lined the streets of Columbia <a href="http://kbia.org/post/groups-line-streets-columbia-honor-army-soldier-sterling-wyatt">Thursday &nbsp;during a procession</a> from Columbia Regional Airport to Wyatt&#39;s home.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 19:31:11 +0000 Kellie Moore 17936 at http://kbia.org Flags surround church in honor of fallen soldier Sterling Wyatt