In other business, the school board approved the administration’s recommendation to select Professional Contractors & Engineers, Inc. as the general contractor for the construction of the new elementary school.
The MU women's basketball team took Oklahoma down to the final seconds Feb. 6 at Mizzou Arena but lost. Tuesday, the Tigers get another chance to upset the Sooners in the first round of the Big 12 Conference Tournament.
An amendment to include funding for the Preparing to Care initiative, requested by all of the state’s two- and four-year state colleges and universities, will be among the topics discussed Tuesday afternoon.
For two hours on Monday night, Columbia School Board members listened to Superintendent Phyllis Chase read through a list — item by item — of 108 cuts the district could possibly make to save money.
The old Missouri Theatre stirs as restorations and renovations progress.
Six groups participated in Egg Catapult competition on Monday. It was sponsored by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers as part of MU’s Engineers’ Week. The goal was to hit a frying pan 60 feet away with an egg.
Shawana L. Strickland, clinical assistant professor in the MU School of Health Professions, has found that different personality types might affect success in distance learning. Her study, “Understanding Successful Characteristics of Adult Learners,” examined the demographics and personality types of distance learners.
The man charged with a murder, rape and robbery in November at two Columbia hotels pleaded not guilty to 11 felony charges Monday.
Prosecutor says victims' unwillingness to “snitch” helps keep violent criminals on the streets.
With ward reapportionment only a couple of years away, candidates say the time has come to boost the size of the City Council and better represent constituents.
Next step in highway planning is three-way confabulation among city, county and state officials.
Boone County GOP members must fill 110 delegate slots, plus alternates. Three delegates will have the chance to attend the national convention in September.
The hospital plans to use the funds to educate women about cardiovascular-related diseases.
Jacqlyn M. Burgener, 30, drove into a ditch on Missouri 124 on Saturday but was listed in good condition Monday afternoon at University Hospital.
Five people were injured in a head-on collision on Route Y Saturday afternoon.
Douglas E. Oerly, 46, was arrested by San Diego police after being pulled over for a traffic violation. He was wanted for failing to report to his parole officer in Sedalia.
This is the second straight season that a Missouri player has won this honor.
An exploration into the issue of feeling entitled to special treatment based on personal background.