The hashtag "me too" has dominated Twitter and Facebook for more than a day. The idea is to show the prevalence of sexual assault and harassment, and some of the people adding their voices are from right here in the Ozarks.
The International Institute in St. Louis is asking for the Springfield community, businesses and organizations, to help these Refugees, primarily from the Republic of Congo, feel welcome in the Queen City.
Kickstands up for JT Simpson starts at 10am at the American Legion on South Scenic. There will be live music, food and a silent auction to raise money for JT's medical bills. JT Simpson became paralyzed from the waist down in June after he made a wrong move while jumping on the trampoline in his backyard.