MU faculty members had a final opportunity to discuss a proposed performance-based funding model at Wednesday's general faculty meeting. The proposal will now move to the Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education for approval.
Police are continuing to investigate the death of a 17-year-old whose body was found in Boone Quarries four days after he ran from police.
The En-kata choir, a Tanzanian singing group, spent the last two days performing at the New Hope Church in Columbia. The singers came to the U.S. as part of The Hope of the Maasai tour.
The 63 Diner has been open in Columbia since 1989.
The commission talked about LED lights and light shields during its Wednesday meeting.
Officials have said that I-70 has worn out and could use tax funds to expand the highway and lawmakers are expected to discuss a toll proposal and tax increases.
Tatum resigned Monday, and his contract expires Dec. 31. A nationwide search for the next coach is underway.
A one-year-old boy from Affton was reported missing Tuesday morning, and his body was found later that afternoon.
Missouri's law has no requirement that a university employee notify child protection services if they witness child abuse or rape on university property.
The Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Office of Cultural Affairs are hiring for the positions.
The corps said previously that the proposal to buy the land had nothing to do with the flooding and that it was seeking land to rebuild wildlife habitats.
Like many Americans, more Missourian residents are relying on local food banks, increasing demand and costs.
The addition of Douglass High School and Columbia Independent School gives education majors at Columbia College more options in classroom field experience.
Shelby Dasher has been with second-degree murder in the death of her son, Tyler, hours after she reported him missing.
The North Village Arts District Farmers and Artisans Market ended Sunday. The market will probably resume in March or April.
MU fraternity members who are 21 or older will now be able to drink within their fraternity houses, but police have said that, if the law goes into effect, there will be little to no way to effectively police underage drinking within the houses.
Martha Groner-Fennewald started teaching in a one-room school in 1929, when she was 19 years old. She is now the recipient of the first honorary bachelor's degree the University of Central Missouri has ever bestowed.