Parents and committee members expressed concern about transfer policies and feeder schools under the five possible redistricting plans for Columbia Public Schools.
A new half-cent sales tax on all retail sales downtown was approved by voters on Tuesday. The new tax takes effect April 1 and is estimated to generate about $300,000 per year initially.
The Missouri football team will play an eight-game SEC schedule. The exact format of the schedule has not been determined but the transition team will be submitting possible options to the conference's athletic directors soon.
Senior BreAnna Brock added 29 points and six blocks in Missouri's 62-48 exhibition win over Missouri-St. Louis.
A lot of the offense has changed for the Tigers football team this season. Missouri coach Gary Pinkel is fond of saying that each of his quarterbacks has a different style both on and off the field.
Sustainable Farms and Communities had raised about $150,000 in cash and $150,000 in pledges to build an outdoor pavilion for the Columbia Farmers' Market. It risks losing some of the pledged money if the project doesn't get underway soon.
Sophomore setter Molly Kreklow doesn't shy away from showing how she feels after a Missouri loss. Her competitive nature stems from her family.
Salvatore Giunta, the first living recipient of the Medal of Honor for service in Iraq or Afghanistan, told the story of the night he earned his medal — the night the bullets seemed to outnumber the stars.
Rock Bridge High School senior Christina Wang achieved a perfect score trifecta on the PSAT, SAT and ACT.
The Kroenke Group will be fined $250 per day for operating a temporary construction storage site that is violating city zoning codes.
The Missourian is live-blogging the third community forum on changing public school boundaries in Columbia. Tonight, we're at West Junior High School. For background, read our previous coverage.
Theodosios Diplas, an MU student from Greece, has felt the effects of Greece's economic crisis. The difficulty of studying and living in Greece pushed him to move to the U.S. to continue his education.
Although hunting numbers continue to decrease across the nation, more younger women are picking up hunting with their families.
Members of Congregation Beth Shalom of Columbia visited the Bluffs nursing facility to distribute pictures and flowers to the residents as a part of their social-action plan.
Rock Bridge junior Ryan Stanowski was involved in all three of his team's goals in the Bruins 3-1 win against Rolla on Tuesday night at Rock Bridge High School.
The Cougars' teamwork showed Tuesday night in their three-set victory over Benedictine-Springfield.
"The Scoop" event advised eighth- and ninth-graders on how to pursue healthy lifestyles during their school years. Teens heard health messages from college-age individuals.
After moving to the new Microsoft Exchange 2010 server, email users will have a larger mailbox—15 gigabytes, compared to two gigabytes now.
The price of peanut butter is rising sharply because of peanut shortage and increased consumption.
The government should take action to bring more attention to the dangers of texting and driving.