5th Wall Productions presents 'A Midsummer Night's Dream'

Aaron Hundsley and Chris Bowling perform an abridged version of all of Shakespeare's dramas on Thursday, July 8, as part of the Columbia Shakespeare Festival at the Boone County Courthouse.

5th Wall Productions is performing two Shakespeare-inspired plays, with a little twist. The shows play Thursdays through Sundays during July at the Boone County Courthouse Amphitheater.

Columbia disc golf tournament attracts more female competitors

Participants at the 27th Mid-America Open noticed an increase in the number of female competitors.

Insurance agents complain FEMA creating confusion following Missouri River flood

Insurance agents in states along the Missouri River say federal officials are causing confusion among property owners by pushing the sale of flood insurance policies that might not cover damage from the flooding that began this month.

ANALYSIS: Republicans accuse Nixon of improperly withholding funds

Some Republican officials have begun to ask whether Gov. Jay Nixon is inappropriately citing the Joplin tornado as a reason to hold on to state dollars that had been due to public schools and other government programs.

UPDATE: National Weather Service issues heat advisory in Columbia

A heat advisory issued Sunday for Boone County predicts temperatures could reach 110 Monday.