Members of the American Legion Post 202 turned out to vote in favor of Columbia Professional Baseball’s plans to build a $5 million minor league baseball stadium and sports complex that would become the new home for the Mid-Missouri Mavericks.
Downtown Columbia will take on new look this spring, as four new restaurants and a pool hall replace old businesses.
The Columbia Public Library organizes Dance Dance Revolution events for teenagers once or twice a month.
Visioning Committee Co-Chairs Dianne Drainer and Jeffrey Williams will present the final “Imagine Columbia’s Future” committees’ report, developed by ACP Visioning and Planning, to the visioning Sponsors Council for its approval.
Christie A. Parkhurst, 37, of Columbia, was in serious condition at University Hospital as of Wednesday afternoon.
Republican incumbent Rep. Ed Robb, according to his Jan. 15 quarterly report, has raised about $15,000 total for the Aug. 5 primary. Democrat Chris Kelly has raised about $42,000 total.
An antibiotic-resistant strain of staph infection is more common among men who have sex with men, according to a study to be published in the Annals of Internal Medicine Magazine.
A federal indictment accuses members of the Islamic American Relief Agency of funneling $130,000 to bank accounts in Pakistan, knowing the money would ultimately benefit property owned by an Afghan man who has been designated a terrorist by the U.S. government.
The experiment is part of a series of studies by the School of Metaphysics designed to explore reality in dreams.
It was the first day of classes at Stephens College and many of the students bought their books today.