With a little help from Missouri quarterback James Franklin, Eryn Puett won the 8-and-9-year-old girls division of the NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition over the weekend in Baltimore, Md.
Nixon is proposing to fill the $500 million gap in Missouri’s fiscal year 2013 budgetby slashing the funding for the state’s colleges and universities by $89 million. This is a nearly 13 percent reduction in these institutions’ current funding levels.
Sophomore Phil Pressey and junior Michael Dixon's different styles have been essential to the Tigers' success this season.
Egnew was a first-team All-Big 12 selection as tight end for the 2011 season.
Paul Cushing, Russ Tandy and Melvin Blase have entered the race for the Columbia School Board. Two seats are open for three-year terms in the April 3 election.
The tax has generated $20,000 per year for the Special Business District, which is being absorbed by the Downtown Community Improvement District.
An MU graduate played a key role in organizing the Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial and in turn, MU will receive a smaller replica of the sculpture.
Gov. Jay Nixon's State of the State address will coincide with the release of his proposed budget for the 2013 fiscal year.
We are never satisfied with living in the moment. Instead, we are too busy anticipating the next day ahead.
Senior Bailey Gee, a civil engineering major and a guard on the Missouri women's basketball team, said playing guitar helps her with the pressures of being enrolled in a demanding academic program while playing for a Division I athletic team.
The City Council is reviewing a proposal from the national bus line to use the downtown Columbia Transit stop as its primary local terminal.
Here's a look at what the response to Gov Jay Nixon's State of the State address was on Twitter.
Though Monday's weather broke the record high temperature for the date at 70 degrees, temperatures Tuesday were much colder. Temperatures fell as low as the 20s Tuesday morning.
For the second time this season, sophomore Alan Waters has been named as the Big 12 Wrestler of the Week.
The Public Works Department will take public comment at an informational meeting Wednesday on Phase III of the sidewalk rehabilitation for east-central Columbia.
With a high of 70 degrees on Monday, Columbia broke the previous heat record before temperatures plunged into the 20s on Tuesday.
Federal labor law impinges on the rights of workers, employers and labor organizations. The best way to ensure that these rights are no longer impinged is to abolish federal labor law.
Midway through the season, senior guard Marcus Denmon was named as a Top 25 candidate for college basketball's highest award.
Mayor Bob McDavid would like to see the revenue from a proposed lodging tax rate increase pay for a terminal addition at Columbia Regional Airport. The proposal, pending approval by the state legislature, would allow Columbia voters to increase the rate from 4 percent up to 7 percent.
Fisher, who coached the Tennessee Titans for 17 years, signed a five-year deal with the St. Louis Rams on Tuesday.