Health and nutrition retailer GNC closed its store in Jefferson City's Capital Mall last month. CEO Ken Martindale said the company will close up to 900 stores across the country, most of them in malls, due to declining foot traffic.  Read More

Construction continues on the corner of Edgewood and Stadium in Jefferson City on an additional branch for Mid America Bank. The branch will offer a full-service bank with personal bankers and lenders. Read More

Owner Shannon Imler plans to open The Ice Cream Factory in late February at 701 Madison in Jefferson City. Renovations are underway now. This will be the Imler's second location. They currently have a location in Eldon. Read More

J Street Vintage at 615 Jefferson St., Jefferson City is now owned by Lizzie Harlan. The company will continue to offer spaces for vendor booths and will now also sell chalk paint and offer painting classes. Read More

Restaurant Blu Taco celebrated its grand opening at 135 City Plaza, Holts Summit. The company offers southwestern style food such as burritos, tacos and burrito bowls all of which are customizable by the customer. Read More

Upcoming Events

Windstone Entertainment Center

Hambo Latham is a singer who plays a variety of music from the 50's to the 80's. Cash bar and Windstone kitchen open. Every Thursday 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Miller Performance Arts Center
Free

Jefferson City schools Superintendent Larry Linthacum will be at the Miller Performing Arts Center atrium for "Coffee with Larry" on the first Friday of each month from 7-8 a.m. Dr. Linthacum will have a presentation and will take questions from the audience. Everyone is invited.

The Mission
$15

Porter Union, led by husband and wife, Cole Michael Porter and Kendra Porter, is the result of the two old souls spending the better part of the last decade traveling the country together to play their music everywhere from the dive bars and honky tonks to festivals and theaters. When you hear the story of Cole and Kendra meeting in a hometown bar, falling in love while writing and playing together, it sounds like fairy tale built by corporate music row. Luckily, that’s where the compari…

Windstone Entertainment Center
$40-45

Featuring country artist Gene Watson. With special guest band Osage Travelers, playing country and classic rock.

N.H. Scheppers Distributing

Join us for a unique presentation by Dr. Greg Renner and Carolyn McDowell on the historic duck decoy factories that once operated in Jefferson City. Duck decoys made here by Hayes and Gundelfinger have become valuable collectibles throughout the country.

Windstone Entertainment Center

Hambo Latham is a singer who plays a variety of music from the 50's to the 80's. Cash bar and Windstone kitchen open. Every Thursday 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Jefferson City Jaycees Fairgrounds
$1

Jefferson City Jaycees and JC Parks are co-sponsoring the 33rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Memorial Park. This special event will be open to children up to 9 years old. Children will be divided into age groups and the park will be divided into four sections. Children will begin their hunt at 11:00am. Parents will not be allowed in the hunting area except for the 3 and under area. All proceeds go to benefit other community projects in Jefferson City.

Windstone Entertainment Center

Hambo Latham is a singer who plays a variety of music from the 50's to the 80's. Cash bar and Windstone kitchen open. Every Thursday 6:30-9:30 p.m.