Dozens of Columbia residents showed up for Wednesday night's meeting of the Columbia Citizens Police Review Board to talk about a February incident in which police officers killed a pit bull. Opinions ran the gamut, with many expressing outrage at the incident.
The program is designed for members to use the vehicles to go grocery shopping, run errands or other quick trips.
After breaking down the stats on athletic success in the Big 12 and the Big Ten, it is difficult to say if either conference is better.
Speculation that Mizzou will join the Big Ten Conference has been rampant in recent weeks. Though nothing is concrete, MU could gain substantially by joining the conference, which has a much more lucrative television contract and revenue distribution arrangement than the Big 12.
A raid caught on video tape puts Columbia in a negative spotlight across the country.
Zootoo.com renovations to the Central Missouri Humane Society are scheduled to take six weeks. In the meantime, the animals are housed at a showroom on Paris Road which was previously used by Mid-City Lumber.
Missouri freshman softball player Jenna Marston grew up watching her older brother play baseball for Principia High School in St. Louis where her father was coach. So when she went to high school, there was no doubt she was going to play baseball, too.
Missouri was 40th with an average attendance of 10,349.
Nancy and Phil Harter are moving back to the East Coast after seven years of committing to Columbia's academic and political communities.
Former Missouri wide receiver Tommy Saunders was sentenced to 15 days in the Boone County Jail after pleading guilty to assaulting a man on South Ninth Street.
Police are searching for three suspects who robbed a Wise Guys pizza delivery driver at gunpoint on Sunday. No one was injured.
Oklahoma State booster T. Boone Pickens is comfortable with the Cowboys staying put.
The Rock Bridge girls soccer team lost 4-3 on Wednesday at Lee's Summit West.
The women's basketball team and women's golf team were the only two Missouri teams recognized in the rankings.
Changes to the Access Missouri scholarship could take effect for the 2014-15 school year under legislation sent to Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday. Scholarshpis for students at private colleges and universities would decrease, but funding for students at public institutions would increase. The program provides aid to about 47,000 students based on financial need, according to figures from the Department of Higher Education.
Freda Swigert, 41 years old, plans to bike and walk from Marshall Junction to Nashville, Tenn.
Rock Bridge seniors Tasmeen Hussain and Sidhant Misra won $2,500 National Merit Scholarships. The announcement was a pleasant surprise to Misra, who believed the winners had already been decided.
The bill would require group insurance policies regulated by the state to cover up to $40,000 annually of intensive therapy for autistic children through age 18.
No one should look to the government to make a mandate on religion.
A dual groundbreaking and ribbon-cutting ceremony for road projects is open to the public at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. The ceremony is for three projects: Mexico Gravel Road extension, Vandiver Drive extension and Upper Hinkson Creek sewer project.