Cathy Richards wants to bring her life skills to the job of public administrator.
John Sullivan, the Republican candidate for Boone County public administrator, said he discovered his passion in life — helping — in the sixth grade.
With a game at No. 1 Texas next on Missouri's schedule, the Tigers aren't looking back at Saturday's disappointing loss to Oklahoma State.
Football visitors remark on kindness of Missouri fans during Saturday's game.
The Missourian's article on Tucker Prairie is a melancholy reminder of troubling changes to Missouri life and land.
Under the circumstances, I really don't care to hear any more debates. According to the financial experts, no one knows how long this crisis will last, so there are no answers to the important questions being asked. So, we will all just have to tough it out as best we can.
The Oklahoma State coach turns his eyes to his clipboard when the Cowboys' defense in on the field.
Boone County Treasurer Kay Murray has the luxury to set aside campaigning and concentrate on her job as she runs unopposed in the Nov. 4 election. Murray said she's never seen anything like the current state of the economy, adding that it has "really been making my job interesting."
In November, Boone County Sheriff Dwayne Carey will be running for re-election unopposed.
A 12-car wreck at Talladega, a feud with a rival driver and a 33rd place finish Saturday has all dropped Carl Edwards from second to a distant fourth in the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
Jodie C. Asel is seeking her second term as Division IV circuit judge.
Missouri's average price for a gallon of regular unleaded gas was $2.81 on Monday.
The event from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the Activity and Recreation Center will showcase data on the city’s natural assets and explain how the information can help guide policy decisions on issues such as development and land preservation.
MU business students and a local nonprofit consulting agency will be providing Columbia's Humane Society with an improved business model this December.
Columbia public schools now have revamped math curriculum objectives.
A closer look at the responsibilities of the Boone County treasurer
Shoppers can now actively choose between homegrown and foreign products. And the United States Department of Agriculture can better track products during food outbreaks. But the law doesn't cover all retailer or all food, making the origin of most foods still a mystery to customers.
The county and city Planning and Zoning Commissions made history when they decided to work together to write a sub-area plan for the land around the site of the new Columbia public high school. But members' continued low attendance indicates the plan is being written by a handful of regular attendees.
The public administrator assumes responsibility over estates for persons who are unable to assume those duties.