Children enjoy Boone County Fair Pedal Pull

The pedal-pulling competition, which involves children on small power-pedaled tractors, was held at the Boone County Fair on Friday evening. 

Children enjoy Boone County Fair Parade

This year's Boone County Fair Parade featured several 4-H Club floats, horses and antique and classic cars.

BLOG: Como Kids mom brings parents together through website

Columbia parent Shannon Patterson created a website,, to get other local parents involved in events around the city.

LETTER: League of Women Voters of Missouri opposes Proposition C

The group says the Missouri health care proposal on the Aug. 3 ballot weakens the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Record peach harvest could be in the works

Hot weather and an abundance of rain have led to a bumper crop of peaches at area orchards.