MU basketball team gives football fans preview

Fans gathered at Mizzou Arena before the football game Saturday to watch the men’s basketball team play pick-up games. The team has hosted similar events before two other Missouri home football games this season.

Final: Missouri 41, Nebraska 6

Gov. Blunt and other Republicans speak at Boone County GOP Chili Supper

The Missouri politicians spoke about myriad topics, such as economic growth and Medicaid reform.

“We’re trying to be innovative in how we spend your tax dollars,” Blunt said.

Japanese puppeteers perform at MU

The Imada Puppet Troupe from Japan and MU’s Bunraku Bay Puppet Troupe, which is the only troupe outside of Japan in the world, demonstrated traditional Japanese puppetry for 200 people Friday.

The Prysms folds after three-month run

The publication, which described itself as an advocate for “First Amendment and citizen writership”, began publishing in July and had difficulty attracting advertisers.

With time short, high school committee requests more information

The architect's deadline for a final site decision is November.

Bomb scare suspect arrested after year and a half

The St. Louis man is accused of phoning in a fake bomb scare to two buildings on the MU campus in January 2006.

City seeking $1.3 million from Mediacom

The city and the cable company disagree over a statute of limitations that could alter how much money Mediacom might have to pay

MU volleyball team nets first Big 12 sweep of season

For the third straight match, the Missouri women’s volleyball team stormed to a two-game.

School board to consider bids to make elementary schools energy-efficient

Columbia School Board members will consider Custom Energy’s recommendations for the upgrades of five of the district’s elementary schools during their meeting Monday night.

Heath revives Hickman offense in win

Hickman surpassed its win total from last season with a 27-13 victory against Vashon. Running back Rob Heath rushed for 226 yards in the game, along with two touchdowns.


Man arrested for impersonating police officer

The 20-year-old St. Charles man acted like a police officer after a fight broke out at an apartment complex, police say.

MU gives Sir Elton documentary photos

The singer received 20 photos that depict the fight against the AIDS/HIV epidemic.

Developers’ free lunch will get smaller

Even with a bump in city fees for new houses, Columbia falls well below the rest of the country.

Rockhurst handles Bruins

Rock Bridge football loses to Rockhurst