For the Heart of America Marathon, last year’s winner Chris Cook and a rookie to HOA have very different ways of preparing for the race but share a common passion.
Southeast Missouri is in the grip of a severe to extreme drought, as scorching temperatures and no rain in August baked crops in the field, burned pastures and dried up cattle watering holes.
The Boone County Sheriff’s Department said sobriety checkpoints are rewarding because they remove unsafe drivers from Columbia’s roads. The department made five DWI arrests at a checkpoint Saturday.
When visiting his 16-month-old son, a young parent gets to see, for the first time, his child walk.
Chancellor Brady Deaton, along with some officials and alumni, say the “dash Columbia” hurts the flagship campus and causes confusion for potential students and donors.
The Missouri Department of Natural Resources on Friday issued a construction permit for a hog feeding operation near the Arrow Rock State Historic Site in mid-Missouri.
A Columbia man was convicted of wire fraud and identity theft Friday for obtaining credit cards using identities he found by researching local obituaries, the U.S. Attorney General’s Office said.