The quality of parenting matters more than the amount of time one spends with her children.
Debate continued Monday night at the City Council work session over the design of the parking structure that will be built on Walnut Street between Fifth and Sixth streets.
This year the Show-Me Games, which began July 18, consists of 40 different sports. Overall, the games’ staff says they have been successful in dealing with challenges during the past couple of weekends.
Members of the City Council, city staff and a representative of architectural firm Peckham and Wright of Columbia will be present to provide information on the proposed site as well as to answer questions and accept comments.
A $300,884 grant from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources will allow the Boone County Commission to continue the Hinkson Creek Watershed Restoration Project.
Becasue of the rising costs of food and gas, some lawmakers are suggesting that Missouri needs to rethink its ethanol policy.
As the sun begins to set, the grand finale of the Boone County Fair got ready to start. By 7 p.m. Sunday the stands were packed with eager fans waiting for the demolition derby to begin.
At 2:30 a.m. Monday, a 19-year-old Columbia man reported being robbed in the 700 block of Wilkes Boulevard.
The design for the building, which would house up to 10 people between the ages of 16 and 21, was presented to Central Missouri Community Action, community members and neighbors in a meeting Monday night.
The remnants of Hurricane Dolly are forecast to affect central Missouri on Tuesday night and Wednesday, with more heavy rain possible.
Already this year, Columbia rain totals have surpassed the amount of precipitation that fell in 2007.
After putting an additional $200,000 into the race, the total amount of her loans is $770,000.
The former consumer advocate has thrown his hat into the presidential arena again and is looking to get the necessary signatures to appear on Missouri's ballot.
Democratic lieutenant governor's candidate Sam Page is promoting the endorsements of Roger Wilson, Joe Maxwell and Kenneth Rothman.
Talk radio host Rush Limbaugh has a hankering to become an NFL team owner and said if the St. Louis Rams came up for sale, he might be interested in buying them.
Attorney General Jay Nixon has filed seven lawsuits targeting individuals and businesses that have committed what he describes as mortgage fraud.
The candidate, who grew up in Columbia, served two tours in Iraq as a Marine Corps reservist and has worked as an aid to Claire McCaskill.
If the plant is built, it would be next to the utility’s existing nuclear plant in Callaway County.
At a public meeting Wednesday night, consultants will present plans for an architectural and historical survey of east downtown buildings.
A 44-year-old man was found dead in the Broadway Village Apartments swimming pool at 10 p.m. Saturday, a news release said. The man has been identified as Franklin L. Rodgers.
From Friday night entertainment, to learning how to do that pesky load of laundry, consider this special section a survival guide for getting through that college transition.