A wrongful death lawsuit was filed against Aaron Hansberry by the parents of MU student Caitlin Valora for a motorcycle accident caused last August.
The 2011 Heart of Missouri United Way campaign launched Friday morning. The goal is the regional group's largest ever: $3.45 million.
Tigers linebacker Darvin Ruise, one of the Missouri football team's most promising young defensive players, learned to play four instruments in church as a child. But he said singing is his greatest passion.
MU cheerleaders handed out free ice cream to students at Tiger Plaza as part of College Colors Day. Columbia College continued its tradition of taking a group photo at St. Clair Hall.
A preview of what may be in the spotlight at the Missourian this season.
Nancy West, the new director of MU's Honors College, has plans to reach out to all schools and colleges on campus to try to enlist underrepresented majors in honors classes.
The August jobs report was the weakest since September 2010, as the unemployment rate remained the same, stock futures fell and hour earnings decreased.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency has less than $800 million in its disaster relief fund to help pay for the damage caused by Hurricane Irene.
Ten-year-old Tigers fan Emily Deutschmann enjoys herself as a ball girl for Missouri soccer. The Tigers earned their fourth win in a row on Friday against Northern Arizona.
Cougars coach Melinda Wrye-Washington said the team beat itself on Friday.
Junior centerfielder Krista Blomenkamp was in jeopardy of losing her place in the lineup before she broke out of an early season slump with three hits in Rock Bridge's 12-2 victory over Smith Cotton. She also sang the national anthem before the game.
The cross-country teams competed in the Saluki Early Bird at Southern Illinois University Friday.
The team played Thursday at Oak Hills Golf Course. Head coach Melissa Melahn says she's relieved to see her team realize its potential and expects even more from them in the future.
Entertainment at the festival will include music, comedy and mixed martial arts.
Analytical Bio-Chemistry Laboratories, Inc., announced the retirement of its president and CEO on Friday.
A meeting will be held Sept. 15 to discuss ways to upgrade facilities at the Twin Lakes Recreation Area.
One of the Missourian's columnists, J. Karl Miller, should think outside his own personal experience when writing about our nation's policy of nuclear deterrence.
The city's fan page has received 493 likes in its first week. It will be used to communicate and engage community members with general information about things happening in Columbia.