Eric Franklin's quiet leadership belies his high energy playing style for the Hickman boys basketball team.
Guard Stefhon Hannah and forward DeMarre Carroll are leading the MU men's basketball team in scoring — and fouls.
Myleka Emerson and Chazny Morris have been playing basketball together for as long as they can remember. They grew up practicing together as children in Oakland, Calif., and are still playing together as sophomore guards on the UMKC women’s basketball team.
The Rock Bridge boys basketball team beat Hickman 55-48 on Thursday night.
Rock Bridge senior Claire Schaeperkoetter has been on the varsity girls basketball team team since she was a freshman.
The Rock Bridge girl’s basketball team blew out visiting Mexico 55-12 Thursday night.
Police said 25-year-old Kirk Jones was arrested by members of the department’s newly created Violent Crimes Task Force on suspicion of second-degree assault and armed criminal action.
The state public defender’s office will go on limited availability in January, meaning that public defenders will only accept the most serious of all the cases given to them.
Despite a $600,000 committment from MU administrators for books and journals, rising material costs could leave MU Libraries with a shortfall.
Sixth Ward Councilwoman Barbara Hoppe is pushing to reduce the city’s unposted speed limit to 25 mph in an effort to make residential streets safer for pedestrians.
Forbes magazine looked at school support, private school options, public library popularity and college options in determining the rankings.
Shots were fired near the intersection of Garth Avenue and E. Worley Street on Wednesday night at about 9 p.m.
Stay eco-friendly this time of year by giving environmentally friendly gifts and by re-using and recycling your tree and wrapping materials.
Joy, peace, goodwill and presents are great, but hearing "White Christmas" for the 11th time is not.
None of Scott Willams’ job titles clearly define how he has served the youth in Columbia. The assistant basketball coach and home-school communicator at Douglass High School works with students all hours of the day and night.