Robin Pingeton has spent the past seven years as the head coach at Illinois State University where she finished with a record of 144-81 and two trips to the NCAA Tournament. Under Pingeton, the Redbirds have won three straight Missouri Valley Conference regular season championships.
Parts of one southbound lane of U.S. Route 63 will be closed between Jefferson City and Interstate 70 in Columbia.
More competition is needed for Missouri House and Senate seats in order to ensure diversity in elections.
Current members say transformation won't be terribly dramatic.
Voters approved the proposition to place surveillance cameras downtown on Tuesday. In response, some Columbia residents opposed to the cameras are hoping to bring a whole new meaning to reality TV.
The Rock Bridge girls soccer team won 2-1 in a penalty-kick overtime Thursday at Helias.
The Missouri House of Representatives passed a revision to the states harassment law that rewords the cyberbullying portion to require schools to have anti-cyberbullying policies in place.
The winning theme for the victorious such as Bob McDavid, Daryl Dudley and Gary Kespohl was the same idea that Barack Obama won with: change.
Eye-witnesses who do not stop or report a crime are a major problem.
Hickman senior Ben Levin showed his competitive side against Rock Bridge on Thursday at Bethel Park, but couldn't hold off Bruins junior Jimmy Hunter in a 9-0 Kewpies loss.
A Missouri Senate committee decided Thursday to eliminate state funding for a program that pays teachers extra money for after-school tutoring.
A Columbia man was arrested Wednesday evening after witnesses said he was found molesting a child and then assualted a woman who tried to stop him.
MU isn't the only institution in town to address the issue of domestic partner benefits.
The Senate committee approved a constitutional amendment by a 5-0 vote that would abolish all but one of the state departments, if passed as is.
The Hickman girls track team walked off the track with five second-place finishes Thursday at the Springfield Invitational hosted by Glendale.
Theresa A. Nicklas stressed the necessity of understanding environmentalfactors in preventing childhood obesity, in her speech entitled "Getting a Handle on Childhood Obesity: What We Know and What We Don't Know."
MU first lady Anne Deaton was a featured speaker at Stephens College's "True Confessions of a High-Heeled Leader" Thursday.
At their meeting Thursday, the MU Faculty Council questioned possible changes regarding intellectual property ownership. They also revisited the issues of academic integrity and domestic partner benefits.
The men received sentences of 10 to 18 years in federal prison without parole.
The state's proposed budget completed another hurdle, but disagreements remain as negotiations continue.