CDD 12/01: Voluntary Action Center matches individuals, families with Christmas sponsors

Columbia’s Daily Dish 12/2

Voluntary Action Center matches individuals, families with Christmas sponsors (CM) Sponsors signed up earlier than usual for the Voluntary Action Center’s Christmas program. The center matched more than 1,000 Boone County families and individuals with sponsors from the community.

Trial begins for second parent in death of 2-year-old (CM) The second-degree murder trial began Tuesday for Horace Johnson, who is accused of killing his 2-year-old son. The child’s mother, Keyonda Lumpkins, was found guilty of second-degree murder in September and sentenced to 24 years in prison a month later.

KAHLER KILLINGS: Elderly Kansas woman dies following shootings (CM) Dorothy Wight, 89, died from injuries in a shooting that claimed her granddaughter, Karen Kahler, and two great-granddaughters, Emily and Lauren.

10,000 books hit recycling bins (CT) The State Historical Society of Missouri disposed of some 10,000 old books Tuesday, clearing space that will ultimately house a more efficient reference library.

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