Missouri State University , formerly Southwest Missouri State University, is a public university located in Springfield, Missouri, United States and was founded in 1905. It is the state's second largest university, with an official enrollment of 22,385 in the fall 2014 semester.
State highways in Missouri were first designated in 1922 and Missouri's system was used as a plan for the entire U.S. Highway system which was created in 1926. In Missouri, odd-numbered highways run north-south and even-numbered highways run east-west (with a few exceptions, such as Route 112).
The Missouri State Highway Patrol is the highway patrol agency for Missouri and has jurisdiction anywhere within the state. Colonel J. Bret Johnson has served as Superintendent since May 1, 2015.
The Missouri State Bears and Lady Bears are the athletic teams representing Missouri State University. Missouri State athletics date back to 1908.
The Missouri State Militia was a federally funded state militia organization of Missouri conceived in 1861 and beginning service in 1862 during the American Civil War. It was a full-time force whose primary purpose was to conduct offensive operations against Confederate guerrillas and recruiters as well as oppose raids by regular Confederate forces.
For information on all Missouri State University sports, see Missouri State Bears
The Missouri State Penitentiary, was a prison in Jefferson City, Missouri, that operated from 1836-2004. Part of the Missouri Department of Corrections, it served as the state of Missouri's primary maximum security institution.
The Missouri State Teachers Association Building was built in 1927 in Columbia, Missouri. Appropriately, is houses the Missouri State Teachers Association Headquarters.
The 2016 Missouri gubernatorial election will be held on November 8, 2016, to elect the State Treasurer of Missouri, concurrently with the 2016 U.S. presidential election, as well as elections to the United States Senate and elections to the United States House of Representatives and various state and local elections. Incumbent Democratic State Treasurer Clint Zweifel is term-limited and cannot run for re-election to a third term in office.
The 2014 Missouri State Auditor election was held on November 4, 2014, to elect the State Auditor of Missouri, concurrently with other state and federal elections. Incumbent Republican State Auditor Tom Schweich ran for re-election to a second term in office.
The Missouri State's American Football team activities page. Related with social media posts of Missouri State's games and scheduled events. Match records planned for future dates as well as home and away matches. Plan a trip and experience the excitement of the match on the spot!