The UM System Board of Curators tackled retirement plans and funding during the first day of its two-day meeting in Springfield.
A smaller supply of pork bellies and higher feed costs have driven bacon prices up, but enthusiasts such as Jay Gallatin, nicknamed "Bacon Boy" by his wife, haven't decreased their consumption of the cured meat. “I could eat bacon for breakfast, lunch and dinner,” Gallatin said.
A jury found Damien Davis guilty Thursday night of first degree assault, armed criminal action and attempted first degree robbery of Ken Jacobs.
Hickman defensive coordinator Arnel Monroe's passion for football has impacted Kewpies players for 17 years.
Missouri junior linebacker Will Ebner had plenty of pent-up frustration when he took the field for the first time in 2010. After recovering from a hamstring injury and serving a two-game suspension, his play helped the Tigers win Saturday against San Diego State.
State Auditor Susan Montee said legislators haven't been spending extra casino revenues on education as directed by a 2008 ballot measure. Budget analysts in the legislative and executive branches said the new laws presented technical difficulties with the state's school funding formula.
Many successes are being lost in media coverage of criticism.
The judge ruled in favor of the state's request to increase the bond for the two misdemeanor counts of domestic assault.
Former President Bill Clinton discusses voter anger over the struggling economy.
Candidates for both positions voiced their concerns of the county budget and economic issues before the Nov. 2 election.
Red, hot flames were extinguished by emergency personnel during a simulated 50-passenger plane crash, while others looked for volunteer victims in the fields nearby.
Some Missouri health insurance companies are combating the insurance protection lobby by dropping child-only plans.
Jim Sherraden, manager of Hatch Show Print in Nashville, Tenn., presented to students at Chamber Auditorium on Thursday, discussing the craft and appeal of letterpress printing.
The nonprofit organization Grass Roots Organizing celebrated the act, which was passed six months ago.
Thursday's forecasted thunderstorms might force eco-artist James Hill to haul his things to higher ground from his basement home at Cooper's Landing on the Missouri River.
After a slow start, the new student tailgating spot that was previously only available to student organizations will be open to all students this Saturday.
The five news inductees are alumni who are being recognized for their achievements.
The Computer Recycling Event that was scheduled for Saturday has been canceled.
State officials are putting together a bill that would allow the state to place nonviolent state prisoners on house arrest with electronic shackles as a way to save money. Do you think this is a good or bad idea?
A week-long survey in Missouri shows more Boone County residents are buckling up.