The 4-H LIFE program allows children to visit a parent in prison in a less restrictive environment.
Tina Meier started the Megan Meier Foundation in 2007 after her daughter killed herself after someone sent her hurtful messages on Myspace.
The Lofts at 308 Ninth, currently under construction next to Chipotle Mexican Grill, will be student-oriented housing that will open in August 2013.
Columbia Imagined is progressing toward approval with the completion of the second of six phases. In the third phase, residents will tell the Comprehensive Plan Task Force what priorities they would like to see addressed in the plan.
The Tigers currently rank 195th in strength of schedule out of 344 teams in Division I college basketball.
Farmers, travelers and construction businesses benefit from the warm streak, and natural gas use for home heating in Columbia is down 25 to 30 percent.
Stephens College was ranked No. 13 in the student engagement and assessment category in the U.S. News & World Report's Top Online Education Programs.
The Voluntary Action Center is seeking donations for the fund, which will be used to help residents cover the cost of relocating mobile homes, hooking up utilities and the cost of new deposits.
The 4-H LIFE program allowed Cora Hall to see her children in a less restrictive environment while she was in prison for embezzlement.
Alabama split the games and swept the college football titles.
The Downtown Community Improvement District held a meeting to unveil a plan to create a 'fan zone' downtown during football weekends. The hope is that "Tiger Town" will link the downtown businesses to MU's sports culture and increase revenue.
Deadline of submitting petitions for Second and Sixth Ward City Council seats was 5 p.m. Tuesday. Several candidates filed a petition for the City Council seats.
Several events are scheduled to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Columbia.
A Stephens College assistant professor questioned Columbia residents about diversity and is presenting his findings as a multimedia presentation Thursday morning at the Columbia Values Diversity Celebration.
Normally inhabitants of the Arctic tundra, at least 35 snowy owls have headed south to Missouri in search of food.
Alyssa Bustamante pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and armed criminal action in the October 2009 killing of Elizabeth Olten. The punishment for second-degree murder ranges from 10 to 30 years in prison or life with the possibility of parole.
Clips from the unscripted TV episodes focus on the Missouri River and people whose lives are intertwined with it. They will be shown at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the lower level of Les Bourgeois Bistro in Rocheport.
Four players scored in double figures for the Hickman girls basketball team in its 69-30 victory Tuesday at Lebanon.
The same people who said LSU was the best team in college football all season had to concede that Alabama was the far better team Monday night. So who's really No. 1?
Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won the New Hampshire primary Tuesday night, which establishes him as the man to beat for the Republican presidential nomination.