While generally perceived as an unethical, telling lies can actually do tremendous good.
Jeff Wells has completed more than five 50-mile runs, two 100-mile runs and is planning on running his third 100-mile run June 25 in South Dakota.
The Missouri sophomore pitcher is a finalist for Honda Softball Sports Award.
In Atchison County, a 1 inch to 1½ inch hole has developed in the levee. Emergency management officials said they expected more breaches as the river rises.
Populations in Kansas and Missouri seem to be remaining relatively stable in contrast to the rest of the Midwest.
High-end forecasts by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for the Missouri River show 58 levees between Kansas City and St. Louis overflowing, including some in Boone County.
Joplin School District Superintendent C.J. Huff put estimates at between $80 million and $100 million immediately after the tornado struck.
Andy Lee was chosen for the Planning and Zoning Commission Monday night by the Columbia City Council.
Reconstruction of the Maplewood Barn Theater was approved Monday night by all seven members of the Columbia City Council .
Columbia City Council members decided against pursuing the idea of putting a 60-foot flagpole on top of the Fifth and Walnut parking garage Monday.
The Columbia City Council tabled until June 20 a decision won whether to raise parking meter rates downtown to pay for the parking garage.
The J.W. “Blind” Boone Ragtime and Early Jazz Festival was held at Jesse Auditorium on the MU Campus Sunday and Monday. Featured ragtime pianist and composer Reginald Robinson talks about how he got started playing ragtime music.
After a weekend break, summer school at Columbia Public Schools kicked off Monday. Snow days shortened the break between the end of the regular year and summer school's start.
Flooding on the Missouri River has forced the Missouri River 340 race staff to relocate the event to the Kansas River. The 150-mile revised race will take place July 19-22.
The band is leaving Wednesday to perform at the USS Battleship Missouri Memorial in Pearl Harbor and march in the King Kamehameha Parade in Honolulu.
The federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission sued True North Inc. eight months ago after two employees complained about inappropriate touching.
After drawing much interest in its cicada ice cream, Sparky's will not make another batch. They made the decision after consulting with the health department.
While flood waters along the Missouri River could cause damage to residents and towns near the river's edge, endangered wildlife might benefit with the resurgence of high waters.
Due to financial troubles with the Second Injury Fund, many disabled workers have not been able to collect their payments.
Before he was to begin his first season as the Bearcats' head coach, former defensive coordinator Scott Bostwick was remembered by players and coaches alike Sunday afternoon.