James Scott

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2013

    Which of These Missourians Are Hall Of Fame Worthy?

    It's time to select the next inductees to the Hall of Famous Missourians, and the state is using democracy to do it! Controversy arose around last year's selection after then House Speaker Steven Tilley chose conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh, eventually eliciting some angry petitions. Limbau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2010

    Citizens of Columbia Finally Atone for 1923 Lynching of Mizzou Janitor

    image viaThe Old Stewart Road Bridge in Columbia, where James T. Scott was lynched.​Back in the spring of 1923, someone raped fourteen-year-old Regina Almstadt, the daughter of a professor of German literature at the University of Missouri. Regina told Columbia police that the rapist had a Cha ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 20, 2009
  • Culture

    December 5, 2001

    Star Power

    Frantic one minute, tender the next, The Royal Family is one of the most endearing and enduring love letters ever penned

  • News

    January 26, 2000


    James Scott was sentenced to life in prison for causing a destructive levee break during the Flood of '93. But was he simply an easy scapegoat for a town raging at its devastation?

  • Culture

    December 8, 1999


    By Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine (Repertory Theatre of St. Louis)

  • Culture

    February 17, 1999