September 4, 2014
Joan Rivers died today at 81. "My mother's greatest joy in life was to make people laugh," her daughter Melissa Rivers said. "Although that is difficult to do right now, I know her final wish would be that we return to laughing soon."
The Rock Bridge High School cross-country team conditions for the fall season.
Battle High School Spartans practice Wednesday and prepare to host Rock Bridge High School on Friday.
September 3, 2014
The Stephens College volleyball team takes on Central Methodist University in their season opener. Stephens lost 3-0.
The Albert-Oakland Family Aquatic Center invited canine owners to bring their furry friends for a swim on Tuesday during the Pooch Plunge before the aquatic center's pools closed for the season.
September 2, 2014
Hickman High School's varsity boys soccer team defeats Jefferson City on Tuesday night.
Monday's record rain left Columbians busy Tuesday coping with the storm's aftermath.
September 1, 2014
The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for Boone County on Monday night.
Columbia residents gather in Peace Park for an Artists for Justice event on Monday. The music and arts event was organized as a response to the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.
More than 200 marathoners raced through Columbia in the 55th annual Heart of America Marathon on Monday.
A new natural gas station opened at 1900 Lake Ridgeway Drive in Columbia on Aug. 25. Clean Energy Fuel employees demonstrated how the new equipment worked last week while city employees practiced with the new pumps.
Women make up just 2.6 percent of Americans employed in construction-related jobs. Organizations such as Nontraditional Employment for Women are working to provide more training opportunities, and there is greater pressure on unions and contractors to recruit more women to work in the field.
August 31, 2014
Columbia College remained scoreless for the season in its 0-0 tie against Avila University on Sunday.
More than 150 people came to the annual Arrow Rock Ice Cream Freeze-Off Competition on Saturday to vote on their favorite flavor.
August 30, 2014
Fans show their school spirit during the Missouri Tigers' season-opening win Saturday against South Dakota State.
The Missouri Tigers are hosting the South Dakota State Jackrabbits on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.
MU fans gather to tailgate for the first home game of the Tigers season against South Dakota State University on Saturday.
The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School dance team held its first-ever performance during the matchup against Lutheran St. Charles High School on Friday.
The Rock Bridge Bruins coasted to a 44-0 victory over the De Smet Spartans on Friday night.
Hickman High School football lost to Lee's Summit 41-17 on Friday. Missouri quarterback commit and current Lee's Summit quarterback Drew Lock had four touchdowns in the win.