To parents, the opening of Father Tolton Regional Catholic High School is a bricks-and-mortar expression of their hopes and beliefs for their children's education.
Mandatory evacuations have been issued. Reports say 80 million people could be affected. East Coast refineries were shutting down, and gas prices were going up across the country.
A celebration ceremony recognizing the birth of Krishna was held at Shanthi Mandir Hindu temple.
The Missouri volleyball team swept North Dakota State on Saturday night to capture its fourth consecutive Tiger Invitational title.
Volunteers from Columbia worked in Joplin on Saturday by removing debris left by the May 22 tornado.
People across the Eastern Seaboard cope, prepare and watch for Hurricane Irene.
The annual Cattlemen Days Rodeo in Ashland marks its 35th year this weekend. It usually attracts about 5,000 people, organizers said.
Columbia residents flocked to Joplin on Saturday to help with continued relief efforts after an F-5 tornado devastated the town.
Bishop Alonzo Monk Bryan, a former pastor of Missouri United Methodist Church in Columbia, is remembered by his family as a man who loved the church.
From 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, an estimated 37,000 pounds of old electronics were donated during a Columbia recycling center's drive.
MU students played a variety of water games and got to spray fire hoses brought by the Columbia Fire Department.
The laws, which go into effect at midnight on Sunday, come from both the Missouri Senate and House.
The air ambulance company released the names of the three employees who were killed in a helicopter crash near Mosby on Friday. The identity of the fourth person remains unknown.
The rodeo has been held for 35 years. Though it didn't break its 2004 record for the number of spectators, the rodeo's chairman said he hopes the event continues to grow.
Hurricane Irene arrives in North Carolina and is expected to reach as far as New York City by Sunday.
A late charge from the Kewpies wasn't enough as Rock Bridge hung on to win 33-27 for its third straight over Hickman. Quarterback Bo Bell impressed for the Bruins, as did sophomore backup quarter back Mason Murray for the Kewpies, who saw limited but pivotal action.
A late charge from the Kewpies wasn't enough as Rock Bridge hung on to win 33-27 for its third straight over Hickman.
Sophomore quarterback Mason Murray led the Hickman Kewpies to a touchdown late in the Rock Bridge game Friday at Faurot Field. Murray, who is primarily a running quarterback, surprised his opponents with his ability to pass the ball turn his short playing time.
Coppola's body was found July 26 on the border of Lincoln and Warren counties.
Since breaking his ankle in a crash earlier this month, Brad Keselowski has won at Pocono, finished second at Watkins Glen, placed third at Michigan and now has won at Bristol.