Despite months of controversy over the placement of the next public high school, only one person was present at a Thursday morning session to discuss the school’s construction, while three adults and one child attended an evening session.
The Voluntary Action Center needs sponsors for the 350 families in its 25th annual Christmas Program.
The panel included City Council members Chris Janku and Almeta Crayton, SAFE co-chairman Dean Anderson and Michael McClung, co-owner of Tonic, Déjà Vu and Quinton’s.
The Rock Bridge boys soccer team’s season ended after a 1-0 loss to Smith-Cotton on Thursday night in the Class 3, District 10 championship game at Rock Bridge Field.
Saturday, the Land Trust is holding the last work day of the season at Hinkson Valley Nature Sanctuary from 10 a.m. to noon.
The FCC has proposed curbing subsidies for building cell phone towers in rural areas — a move critics say could risk public safety.
The school board may discuss participation in the appeal of a statewide school funding lawsuit if there is time at their November meeting.
National Novel Writing Month, nicknamed NaNoWriMo, started Nov. 1, and the Missourian was there with Columbia’s NaNo contingent as the calendar flipped and they began their 50,000-word epics.
Afterkeeping a diary about the struggles in her life, Monica Stoneking gathered the pieces for her first book.
Roger Moser has revived his efforts to open a grocery store, near Range Line Street and Brown School Road.
As Boone County seeks an extension of its sales tax for roads, some argue property tax is more equitable.
Dan Dasho, the director of Water and Light, is moving on. The city is in the middle of determining its energy future and is losing a major player in that process.
It doesn’t matter if we pull our troops out of Iraq this year or ten years from now. The only difference will be the number of our troops’ lives that will be lost.
Community members can “adopt a Brazilian” by contributing to the Methodist Church’s musical director Alex Innecco’s effort to raise money to pay for his immigration expenses.
At approximately 10:45 a.m. Thursday, more than half of the buildings on the MU campus experienced a power outage that was restored within 20 minutes. Some of the buildings that lost power include Brady Commons, Ellis Library, Memorial Union, the Geology building and Lee Hills Hall.
Police say Lynn S. Underwood, 18, stepped in front of a truck early Thursday.
Gov. Matt Blunt convened a biased task force to answer questions concerning the effects of an abortion on the physical and psychological health of a woman.
Our reporters wanted to know: How old is too old? So, they asked every Columbia resident who opened the door to them.
Del Howard suddenly finds himself under the microscope as he takes the place of Pig Brown