Sherry Sanders said Thursday that her son Corey had made plans to turn his life around before he was fatally shot earlier this week. He died during what police said was apparently a botched robbery attempt.
Ehren Earleywine, a native of Jefferson City, didn't want to be a coach. Now he's trying to turn Missouri into a softball powerhouse.
Haltom City, Texas, Police Chief Kenneth Burton was chosen Thursday to lead the Columbia Police Department. His job experience, emphasis on community policing and familiarity with new technology landed him the job, City Manager Bill Watkins said.
Chris Belcher is expected to become the next superintendent of Columbia Public Schools.
After nearly eight months of searching, City Manager Bill Watkins chose Haltom City, Texas, Police Chief Kenneth Burton to lead the Columbia Police Department.
Bad news for MU employees abounds as benefits cuts exacerbate an already frustrating financial situation.
Chris Belcher is expected to be announced as Columbia's next public schools superintendent Friday morning. Belcher said he thinks it will be a good fit and hopes for a long tenure.
Missouri senior guard Matt Lawrence has played an important role over the span of the last 10 games, showing an increased versatility.
A load of towels caught fire in a dryer at Shakespeare's Pizza's west location on Thursday, causing about $5,000 worth of damage.
Examining the truth behind the Fair Tax Act and MoDOT's tax plans shows schemes to take residents' money.
Tigers baseball prepares to start the season with nine road games in 11 days, taking lessons from last season with them.
During fundraising for its new black box theater, Theatre NXS will show three Don Nigro plays with various closing musicians over the weekend at The Mule Barn building, 501 Fay St.
The Missouri women's basketball team has put together a winning home record this season but has struggled on the road, going 3-6 away from Mizzou Arena.
Construction delays have pushed back the target completion date for Alpha Hart Lewis Elementary, Columbia's new elementary school. The current plan is to move students from Field to the new school over the next winter break in time for the second semester of the 2009-10 school year.
In honor of Black History Month, Columbia residents gathered for an open discussion panel about the Obama presidency on Thursday night at St. Paul A.M.E. Church.
New development in east Columbia was put on hold Thursday night for the third time after the Planning and Zoning Commission tabled a measure to rezone five separate tracts of land near Richland Road.
A biographical sketch of the newest Columbia Public Schools superintendent, Chris Belcher.
After being on the road all season, the Missouri tennis team now has a month-long stretch of home matches that begins this weekend.
The exercise phenomenon Zumba has been sweeping the nation and now the MU Student Recreation Complex is meeting the increased need for Zumba instructors by hosting a Zumba training workshop in March.