Cub and Boy Scouts from a variety of troops came out to enjoy indoor and outdoor activities with their parents at Fr. Tolton Catholic High School in Columbia on Saturday afternoon.
Legislation designed to change Missouri teacher tenure and evaluations could be introduced into the Missouri House as soon as this week. The bill also would remove prohibitions on merit pay and would require performance to be considered when layoffs are required.
The family of Marvin Holmes filed a wrongful death suit Tuesday that alleges negligence against DC's Bar and Grill and the bar's bouncer.
No. 5 Missouri defeated No. 3 Baylor to improve to 18-1 on the season and 5-1 in conference play. Senior forward Ricardo Ratliffe led the Tigers with 27 points, and sophomore Phil Pressey added 18 points, seven assists and six steals.
The Tigers defeated the Bears by a score of 89-88 in Waco, Texas. The win moves Missouri to 18-1 overall and 5-1 in conference play.
New jobs and more funding for education could result from REDI's plans to create an enhanced enterprise zone. Business developments and expansions within the zone would benefit from a 50 percent tax abatement for the next 10 years.
The Columbia Police Department is investigating three robberies of female senior citizens and seeking information from the public.
Children from the Columbia and Jefferson City area took part in games and activities in order to gain an understanding of winter first aid.
Visiting Chinese middle school students performed traditional music, dances, martial arts and Peking Opera Friday at Jesse Auditorium. The students performed in celebration of the Chinese New Year, which is Jan. 23.
Missouri's Bailey Gee and Oklahoma State's Tiffany Bias were best friends in high school, and they played against one another Saturday.
The Hickman girls basketball team placed second in the Smith-Cotton Classic on Saturday. The win improved its record to 16-3.
The Cougars are now 3-0 in conference with an overall record of 16-5.
The junior varsity Trailblazers have scheduled games against varsity, junior varsity and freshman teams for their first season.
The women of Oklahoma State basketball team don't want any to be reminded of the coaches they lost in a November plane crash. They just want to do what they do best — play basketball.
The Bruins won two games in as many days to win the five-team event at Rock Bridge High School.
MU officials are in search of a consulting firm to address the transportation needs of students.
Representatives from Missouri are proposing legislation that will limit the ability to purchase over-the-counter medicine that is used to make methamphetamine.
Internet-based organizations pulled out all the stops in protest of anti-piracy legislation in both the Senate and the House.
Under the waiver, Kansas schools would no longer face a 2014 deadline for ensuring 100 percent of their students are faring well on state tests as part of No Child Left Behind.
Columbia Public Library will discuss options for the anonymous $50,000 gift made to the library in November.