The Boone Liberty Coalition is petitioning to change Columbia’s eminent domain ordinance in an effort to stop the city from taking land from property owners for private development.
A group of residents who collected signatures to force the removal of Almeta Crayton as Columbia’s First Ward councilwoman has called off the effort but committed itself to ensuring she doesn’t win a fourth term next year.
Green peppers and mushrooms — and maybe a side salad — are usually the extent to which someone would think about vegetables at Shakespeare’s Pizza. But on Sunday, amid plates of greasy pizza, gardeners collected seeds and tips for growing vegetables and other plants in Columbia’s community gardens.
A package of proposed increases in Columbia Public School’s teacher salaries could cost the district more than $6 million and, if approved by the board of education, could result in a $1,500 increase in the current base salary and $1,000 more for the minimum salary.
After three years of research and more than two years of working their way through the city bureaucracy, a Columbia couple is ready to move forward with Bear Creek Prairie.
The invitation arrived and the Missouri women’s basketball team did not hesitate to RSVP.
The No. 68 Missouri women’s tennis team ended its seven-match home stand with a 4-3 loss to Louisville Monday night at the Green Tennis Center.
CALGARY, Alberta — Alex Tanguay and Jarome Iginla scored in the shootout Monday night, lifting the Calgary Flames to a 5-4 victory over the St. Louis Blues.
JUPITER, Fla. — Right on schedule, rehabbing St. Louis Cardinals closer Jason Isringhausen is set to make his spring training debut on Thursday.
SURPRISE, Ariz. — He worked hard all his life to become a good third baseman, and Mark Teahen did. Big time.
Composing isn’t Katie Andres’ passion, but she has been recognized as one of MU’s brightest student composers. This year’s Chancellor’s Concert will feature one of her original pieces: “Concerto for Horn and Orchestra.”
As part of Missouri’s Severe Weather Awareness Week, the annual statewide tornado drill will be at 1:30 p.m. today.
Columbia police are overall pleased with the way the National Socialist Movement march turned out Saturday in downtown Columbia.
JEFFERSON CITY — Wrestling and farm equipment were two subjects that had not been addressed in the Missouri Higher Education Loan Authority debate — until Monday night.
An attorney representing the 14 MU athletic department employees accused of negligence in MU football player Aaron O’Neal’s death asked a judge Monday to strike certain allegations from the lawsuit, charging that they were “immaterial and impertinent.”
Amelia is a corporate lawyer living in Pittsburgh. She feels most powerful in a conservative blue power suit, but she feels most like herself in a low-cut top and tight jeans. Either way, she wears heels.
Don Ludwig, vice president of the Columbia School Board, resigned Monday