The number of printed pages dropped significantly in 2008, and analysts expect the trend to continue. Some say it could be an effect of the slow economy or perhaps the beginning of a paper-less society.
The mural depicts scenes from the Spook Light, Route 66, artist Thomas Hart Benton, astronaut Janet Kavandi, outlaw Clyde Barrow, the castle at Redings Mill, poet Langston Hughes, Red Oak II, the natural beauty of the Ozarks, naturalist Marlin Perkins, Grand Falls and the area's history of mining.
The body of 43-year-old Keith Lyons was discovered Monday in the ditch near a Joplin car wash.
The sophomore guard continues his hot shooting.
After growing in the wrestling world, Chase Rome was forced to make a decision between football and wrestling. Despite choosing football, Rome continued to train at his father's martial arts gym and attributes many of his strengths to his experience in fighting.
A Missouri law would makes it illegal to sell yellow margarine, andRep. Sara Lampe is working to repeal this law. Is the amount of time and resources that will go into repealing a virtually innocuous law worth the effort?
Brad Smith returned a kickoff 106 yards for a touchdown.
The American Cancer Society says that more research needs to be done on the link between cell phone use and brain cancer and tumors.
Tuberculosis, once thought to be eliminated thanks to the miracle of antibiotics, is making a comeback, and it's stronger than ever with new and drug-resistant strains.
There was a moment of silence for those lost in the 2008 attacks on Gaza, a video featuring photos of Gaza after the attacks, acoustic guitar music and a discussion on the current situation in the Middle East.
Schlafly Beer has brewed 30,000 barrels this year. That's a 6,000-barrel increase over its previous record, which it set just last year.
Lakeidra L. Kemp, 32, of Columbia, was a passenger in a car that crashed at about 5:30 p.m. Saturday near Smithton.
When Hank Landry helped his mother-in-law move out of her house on East Campus, he learned what it is like to part with sentimental items and things collected over time.
The Associated Press conducted a poll of U.S. editors and news directors, as well as a Facebook poll of the general public. Both sets of voters selected the U.S. economy and President Barack Obama's inauguration as their top two stories of 2009.
The shooting happened early Saturday while 41-year-old James Buchanan was working a second job as a security officer and intervened in an argument between two men.
Webster County has lost an estimated 1,000 jobs in the past half-dozen years, so the county commissioners decided to move forward with an "enhanced enterprise zone."
Former Missouri basketball player, Scott Combs, leads Austin Peay into Columbia Sunday afternoon.
On-the-scene coverage of the game and related events will be online Tuesday and in print Wednesday.
Shoppers found big discounts and limited selection at stores the day after Christmas. Retailers are counting on the days after Christmas to perk up overall holiday sales in a season that looks like it’s been only modestly better than last year’s disaster.
The falling snow did not serve as a deterrent for shoppers wanting to take advantage of the after Christmas sales.