Other contentious issues this week include superintendent Skip Deming's bypass of the usual selection procedures, the creation of stimuluswatch.org, a House member's claims of possible discrimination and dueling lawsuits about the wording of an abortion-related ballot measure.
The Legion of Black Collegians Gospel Choir has been around for more than 30 years. The group is more than just a choir and members try to use music and song to praise God and share the Christian message.
The meeting will be at 9 a.m. Feb. 20 in Jesse Hall Auditorium.
Jefferson City's move to all-syndicate radio is cause for fear at Columbia's KFRU.
The Columbia Missourian's managing editor, Jeanne Abbott, talks to KBIA’s Sean Powers about the economy’s impact on the news business.
The team notched its highest score in two years in route to beating Illinois for the second time this season at the third annual Beauty and the Beast meet.
To accommodate increased enrollment, residential Life will open new dorms and keep extended campus options.
There's a reason why 20 million people per day listen to Rush Limbaugh.
Missouri junior Martin Cernansky and seniors Ted Harris and Gilad Kaufman reach their respective finals. Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte won the men's 400-meter individual medley.
Coming off their first loss of the season, Rock Bridge took out some of its frustration in the 78-42 win.
The Tigers dug themselves into an early 16-0 hole. A late rally was not enough to get them back into it, losing 22-14 to Central Michigan.
Construction is expected to begin later this summer on a pedway on the west side of Old 63 that will connect the Hinkson Creek and Shepard Boulevard neighborhoods to two city parks.
The major ice storm that hit Missouri in January might have devastated many trees and some wildlife, but biologists say time will heal the wounds.
Companies who locate their data centers in refurbished mines could receive a tax break.
The dogs being removed from a puppy mill Friday were allegedly living in filthy kennels and unsafe cages.
Missouri's thousands of abandoned mines make it a leader in the underground storage industry.
The company accused of producing tainted peanut products is closing down.
A former NASA scientist, Cover reportedly began developing stun guns as a nonlethal way to combat hijackings and riots in the 1960s.
A former corrections officer and two others are charged with attempting to smuggle drugs into the state prison in Moberly.
The car crossed state lines before being found in a Missouri field.