September 26, 2013
Keija Parssinen, author of "The Ruins of Us" and a Columbia resident, continues to be a full-time author while raising her 8-month-old son.
September 25, 2013
Old friends gather in the Pierpont Store located on Missouri 163 to chat about their lives over coffee. Every morning the Pierpont Store Coffee Club meets at 6:30 a.m. as friends stroll in and out telling their daily tales.
Lauren Rundquist uses Etsy to sell customized shoes that she paints herself.
September 24, 2013
MU's International Day celebration included a flag ceremony and a bazaar with food from countries around the world.
Priscilla Bevins and Bob Bartlett got married in August, less than three months after they first met. He is 88, and she is 82.
September 23, 2013
The Harrisburg Bulldogs beat the Slater Wildcats 50-26 during JV play on Monday at Harrisburg High School. The Bulldogs move to 3-1 for the season.
Poms squad try outs start at Stephens College under head coach Danyale Williams.
September 22, 2013
Members of the Battle High School softball team gathered at the Dairy Queen at Forum and Stadium boulevards on Sunday to host a car wash fundraiser for the program.
September 21, 2013
The 36th Annual Heritage Festival & Craft Show on Saturday and Sunday in Nifong Park helped modern visitors mingle with costumed actors to recreate, if only briefly, 19th century small town life.
Members of the Cardinals Reminiscence League remember and discuss past games in hopes of helping with their fight against Alzheimer's.
People at the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival mingle in Stephens Lake Park on Saturday to catch a spin on the Ferris wheel, eat some barbecue and, most of all, listen to music.
The Missouri Tigers face the Indiana Hoosiers on Saturday night in Bloomington, Ind. Some Missouri fans made the 5 1/2-hour trip to cheer on the Tigers.
Aimee Mullins signs one of Jordan Reeve's old helper arms and talks with her after Mullins' speech for the Delta Gamma Lectureships Series on Wednesday.
September 20, 2013
Battle football rolled to a 49-28 home game victory on Friday night over Carnahan.
Rock Bridge football lost 31-21 to Raymore-Peculiar on Friday night at Rock Bridge.
Missouri volleyball defeated Towson 3-0 on Friday. Missouri is now 13-0 and off to its best start in 32 years.
Chronic wasting disease has affected deer and elk in numerous states and at least two provinces in Canada. In Missouri, gaps remain in the system of prevention and early detection of the disease for captive deer operations.
Columbia College women's soccer player Taylor Hagenhoff practices with the rest of the Cougars on Wednesday. Hagenhoff, a freshman, is new to defending but has earned the praise of her coach and teammates for her skill and dedication tot the sport.
September 19, 2013
As Columbia's annual Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival approaches, volunteers prepare Stephens Lake Park for the the three-day celebration of music and food.
September 18, 2013
Renewable energy sources are becoming more popular while the dependence on coal is decreasing.