August 20, 2012
The drought has had a detrimental effect on Brian Lease and other Missouri cattle farmers.
August 19, 2012
Freshmen and transfer students walked through the MU Columns on Sunday evening in Francis Quadrangle toward Jesse Hall.
Columbia College freshmen were welcomed into the school during the Storm the Gate event Sunday evening.
An interfaith worship service was one of the events at the Mid-Missouri Pride Fest on Sunday in Columbia.
Columbia police officers Jaime Dowler and James Meyer were assigned proactive patrols in the Douglass Park area.
August 18, 2012
The Rankin family has been raising pigs, meat goats, sheep and steers to show at fairs for the past 13 years.
August 16, 2012
Stephens College welcomed its incoming freshmen on Thursday with The Crossing of the Bridge Ceremony.
Gainesville, Fla., is a mix of Bible Belt, alternative rock, visual artists and fraternity row. Weaving its way through each of those circles is Florida Gator football.
As Texas A&M transitions to the Southeastern Conference, Aggies are eager to share what makes College Station unique.
Knoxville, Tenn., has spent the past decade reshaping itself.
Vanderbilt University remains insulated from the allure of the country music industry in Nashville. Students call it the "Vander Bubble" because the campus is so connected to all the other things they need.
Columbia, S.C., where the former Sen. Strom Thurmond is legend, still has traces of the old South. But attitudes and legacies are changing.
A year after a devastating tornado struck Tuscaloosa, residents rely on football traditions for hope.
Athens, Ga., home to the University of Georgia, is the place where football and music harmonize.
In Lexington, Ky., horses and basketball reign.
Auburn, Ala., known as the "Loveliest Village on the Plains," lives up to its nickname. The eight beliefs of the Auburn Creed help solidify a sense of community among residents, students and alumni.
August 15, 2012
In Baton Rouge, home to Louisiana State University, the town is filled with purple. Of course, mudbugs and garden produce also abound.
Mississippi State University in Starkville, Miss., is rumored to be the most boring of the cities with SEC schools. But a visit to this town, 563 miles from Columbia, shows something different.
Mike Sleadd and eight other Missouri artists, as part of a public art project sponsored by the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ art festival, decorated nine sewer covers downtown in an effort to raise awareness about litter that winds up in the city's creeks and streams.
August 14, 2012
On Saturdays in the fall, the quiet Southern city of Oxford, Miss., turns into at football frenzy as Ole Miss fans descend on the town.