Khaya Magopeni visited MU on Monday and talked about the importance of student leadership in African higher education. He discussed the possibility of a student leader exchange program between his school in South Africa and MU.
Jonathan D. McQuilkin took his first solo flight Sept. 22 as part of his pilot's license training.
The Missouri Department of Higher Education has given MU until Oct. 21 to justify or offer to terminate the programs, which produce relatively few graduates.
Battle, Lakewood and Neil Aslin are the top choices for Columbia's next public high school. The naming committee has one more month to consider the names and will make a recommendation to the School Board in November.
In the first fiscal quarter, Missouri saw revenue rise 2.6 percent. Corporate income tax revenue, especially, has improved.
The local minister organizing the James T. Scott Monument Committee hopes it will help Columbia move past a racial divide.
MU football coach Gary Pinkel wouldn’t speculate when standout defensive lineman Aldon Smith would return but was confident that backups would step up.
Undefeated Nebraska faces undefeated Kansas State, and Colorado (3-1) travels to Columbia to play undefeated Missouri.
The Missouri secretary of state's office says many people typically miss the cutoff.
The first of four Building Community NOW workshops will be held Wednesday following the "Keys to the City" meeting.
Columbia will be pursuing two awards for excellence in business quality and leadership, including the Missouri Quality Award and the Malcolm Baldrige Award.
The lack of a detailed site plan played a part in the council's decision.
Melinda Wrye-Washington's competitive nature and desire for success has led to an impressive coaching career at Columbia College. She registered her 400th win as coach of the Cougars on Sept. 10.
For the second time, the proposed pedestrian improvements at Providence and Business Loop 70 were tabled because property owners were not notified.
Set up began on Wednesday and the festival started with a parade on Friday. Musical acts performed and the barbecue contest was held on Saturday, which 4 Smokin' Butts won.
The investigation began in late August. Weeks later, Brian Michael Rufener was arrested on two counts of suspicion of possession of child pornography in the first degree and one count of promoting child pornography.
Proposition B, the Puppy Mill Cruelty Prevention Act, requires care for the dogs in breeding-operations that all dog-owners should be in support of.
After 15 seasons with the St. Louis Cardinals, La Russa will announce next week whether he will return to Busch Stadium.
The MU women's golf team is is struggling at the Johnie Imes Invitational, the only tournament the Tigers are hosting this season. They are currently in 14th place out of 15 teams.
MU has several courses of action for programs deemed "low-producing."