The Methodist Church is moving Room at the Inn to 804 Old 63 N., a site donated by the Total Environments Garden Center. The new shelter will open Jan. 1. The church hopes to make it a community-driven project.
It will keep in place a 2 percentage point cut in the payroll tax — a salary boost of about $20 a week for an average worker making $50,000 a year — and prevent almost 2 million unemployed people from losing jobless benefits averaging $300 a week.
Kenneth Baker, the inmate who was injured Aug. 15 by former Columbia police officer Rob Sanders, will be paid $250,000 by the city to settle his lawsuit.
Each year white-bearded men try out to join an elite brotherhood of Santas, but they can't get by on just looks.
The story of a village flooded by the levee breach at Birds Point captures the human condition in so many ways. Ultimately, it's a story of perseverance and hope.
In the four weeks leading up to Christmas, retailers in the U.S. are expected to lose $5 billion in theft and other crimes. About 36 percent of those losses come from shoplifting.
Any reasonable person must admit that our men and women in uniform have not only the duty to protect the rest of us but also a fierce obligation to protect one another.
One donated hour at a time, dedicated volunteers are working to alleviate hunger among those in need.
Although Congress has blocked the funding necessary to enforce new energy standards for light bulbs, Columbia's Water and Light Department and Boone Electric Cooperative continuing offering incentives for people to make the switch
The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri stopped by Paquin Tower to distribute fresh fruits and vegetables Friday morning.
Police have released footage of homicide victim Timothy Ray Jones walking in and around Jimmy John's Restaurant between 9 and 10:30 p.m. Monday.
The city budgets $2,000 for each painted box. That includes $1,500 for the artist and $500 for materials.
Infant death caused by bacteria believed to be in certain powered-based infant formulas.
In 10 years, Goodwill's revenue has since more than tripled, to $116 million, including employment and job training contracts, and the organization employs more than 2,000 people.