February 5, 2013
Kansas is one of an increasing number of states that are not promoting students who are struggling to read at the end of third grade.
Poll workers assist voters during the Fifth Ward special election.
Six historic sites across Columbia made the Historic Preservation Commission's 2013 list of Most Notable Places including Booche's and the Niedermeyer building.
February 4, 2013
Elementary school playgrounds at Lee, New Haven and Shepard Boulevard are going to be improved through funds from the Parks and Recreation Department.
Gotcha Costumes in downtown Columbia sells and rents costumes year-round for all occasions. Many customers are now shopping for Valentine's Day and Mardi Gras costumes.
February 3, 2013
The Missouri women's basketball team beat out No. 9 Tennessee 80-63 on Sunday at Mizzou Arena. It was the Tigers' first win against a Top 10 team in more than three years.
February 2, 2013
The Missouri wrestling team defeated Oklahoma 26-8 on Saturday at Hearnes Center.
Supermarkets offered customers samples of Super Bowl game day foods in an effort to cater to weekend celebrations. The Super Bowl will feature the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.
The Missouri Tigers defeated Auburn 91-77 Saturday at Mizzou Arena. The win elevates No. 17 Missouri to a 16-5, 5-3 record.
The Missouri gymnastics team and the Missouri wrestling team held the Beauty and the Beast meet together Friday at Hearnes Center.
Five former Missouri athletes were inducted to the university's Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday.
February 1, 2013
About 40 members of the Columbia community protested Larry James' candidacy for an MU College of Education job. James, a retired Army colonel and the current dean of the School of Professional Psychology at Wright State University, was in charge of behavioral science consultation teams at Guantánamo Bay and the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.
January 31, 2013
The Missouri women's basketball team defeated Florida 69-64 on Thursday evening at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri wrestler Todd Porter practices with teammate Zach Toal in preparation for his match Wednesday.
Guitar Street is named after a businessman, John Guitar, who used to own a store that was previously located where the present-day city hall is located.
January 30, 2013
Missouri rallied back from a 13-point halftime deficit but fell short in a 73-70 loss Wednesday at LSU.
January 29, 2013
The Rock Bridge High School boys basketball team beat Jefferson City 70-47.
An online tool developed at MU and a class at the university are helping students return to their family farms.
The Walsworth family is donating $8.3 million to Missouri athletics. The money will be used for a new clubhouse for the Missouri men's and women's golf teams and other athletics facilities improvement.
Head Start and the Columbia Public School District work together to provide preschool education for students from low-income families in Columbia.