Springfield – Construction begins today on a new grocery store in Springfield.
Mayor Mike Houston and city council members gathered on Macarthur Boulevard, for the ground breaking of the new Hyvee grocery store. The plan has been long awaited to begin the redevelopment of the Macarthur Boulevard area.
The city approved an agreement with Hyvee for 3.5-million dollars in funding.
Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk outside the Pentagon Thursday after his invitation to a prayer service inside was withdrawn because of comments that insulted people of other religions. More>>