Douglass point guard Brandon Gleason has excelled on and off the court.
A two-part event on Monday explored President Barack Obama's role in achieving Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream and what it means for the 21st century. It also included a re-enactment of King's "I Have a Dream" speech, which drew a standing ovation.
A winter weather advisory for Boone County was updated Monday night to extend to 6 p.m. Tuesday by the National Weather Service. Columbia residents can expect 1 to 3 inches of snow by Tuesday morning, according to the advisory.
Companies announced more layoffs Monday. Other companies will lay off more workers in the months to come.
By getting up in arms about a racist group's involvement in the Adopt-A-Highway program, we're doing nothing but giving more power and credence to people we should try to collectively ignore.
Industry-funded studies of the chemical found in hard plastics and metal food cans cannot be trusted.
A wind turbine farm in Boone County will not generate enough energy for Columbia.
With Gov. Jay Nixon slated to present his State of the State address Tuesday evening in Jefferson City, state government leaders from both political parties are awaiting his budget and legislative recommendations.
A new study finds that many harmful effects of climate change are irreversible, researchers reported Monday. Researchers also warned that even if carbon emissions can be halted, global temperatures will remain high until at least the year 3000.
Columbia can expect 2-3 inches of snow on Monday night, according to the latest National Weather Service forcast.
Americans must adopt a desire for greater individual responsibility to improve our society and avoid negative outcomes like the current economic crisis.
Win For Columbia will host its 12th Annual Awards Luncheon on Tuesday. The event will feature guest speaker, Nikki Stone, who won a gold medal at the 1998 Olympics in Japan for inverted aerial skiing.
A Columbia resident expresses anger over the theft of her son's paycheck. With the loss of the money, her and her family's lifestyle is being affected.
The school wasted little time in putting the Catholic Schools Week's theme to work on Monday by having parents and eighth-grade student volunteers deliver meals to elderly residents in Columbia through the Meals on Wheels program.
MU researcher Emma Teixeiro's work on memory T cells — published in the Jan. 23 issue of Science magazine — has important implications for improving how vaccines work.
Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan spoke Monday at the Boone County Democratic Party annual chili supper about the inauguration of President Obama.
A search warrant served Monday afternoon by Columbia's SWAT team turned up computers that may have been stolen, as well as scales believed to be used to weigh illegal drugs, according to a release from the Columbia Police Department.
A third Columbia man was indicted Monday in what prosecutors say is a $4 million conspiracy to distribute marijuana in Boone County.
Representatives from the funeral industry urged Senate committee members Monday to increase regulation on funeral homes and pre-need contracts in Missouri. Others offering support, including the attorney general's office, recognized the bill is a work in progress and there are concerns about some provisions. No one spoke against the bill.
The cause of the fire at 4200 Rock Quarry Road on Jan. 20 is declared officially undetermined, with the possibility of electrical malfunction.