Sedrick L. Lewis Jr. was picked up from school by his father without his mother's consent, according to a Columbia Police Department press release.
The 2010 census results are costing Missouri a congressional seat. That could mean a crisis like those in 1981, 1971 and especially 1931.
Columbia Public Schools has had far too many snow days this year, and the cancellations are putting a burden on parents.
The $14 million garage at Fifth and Walnut Streets, which was scheduled to open last July, has sold only 115 of its 522 spaces.
Marcus Denmon's laser-like accuracy has made the junior guard the Tigers' leading scorer. Nebraska coach Doc Sadler knows Denmon will keep his team's hands full Tuesday night.
Superintendent Chris Belcher says he can save the district money by eliminating mobile classrooms. But first he needs to expand older schools and build new ones.
The high school currently operates on a traditional seven-class, one-lunch-period schedule, but administrators are considering changing to a block schedule to allow students to gain more credits.
Nebraska coach Doc Sadler believes a couple of wins this week will bolster the Huskers' chances of receiving an NCAA tournament bid.
During March, the school district will hold eight forums at schools across the city to give the community the opportunity to speak about new school attendance areas.
Unrest in the Middle East and North Africa has caused gas prices to jump and the economic recovery to drop.
In high school, Dorian Henderson, a 174-pound junior for the Missouri wrestling team, saw wrestling as a way to keep in shape for football. Now, he is ranked 21st in the nation for his weight class.
Two separate electrical problems caused power outages on different sides of Columbia early Sunday afternoon and in the early hours of Monday.
The emphasis area will be offered under MU's hotel and restaurant management program. There are plans to give students real-world experience at Hearnes Center.
Frank Buckles served in World War I and World War II, and he had been advocating for a national memorial honoring veterans of the Great War in the nation's capital. He passed away before its completion.
City Manager Bill Watkins' retirement reception at Stephens Lake Park is set for March 10.
"The King's Speech" took home four major awards, including Best Picture.
The quake was recorded about 35 miles north of Little Rock and reported to have been felt in four other states.
As the school's athletics director, Chad Masters plans to gradually expand the school's sports, starting with football and girl's soccer.
Strong winds and tornado conditions caused widespread damage as a fast-moving storm whipped through Missouri.
The legislative proposal aiming to require petition signatures from all Missouri Congressional districts does not go far enough to deter big-money interests from easily getting on the ballot.