The formation of the new schools will not change majors, courses or faculty.
A documentary shown Tuesday at the Armory Sports & Recreation Center explored the origins of early labor contracts preceding the era of slavery.
The documentary focuses on the Columbia educator's role in desegregating Columbia schools and housing. There will be a free screening at 7 p.m. Saturday in Bush Auditorium.
It remains uncertain, however, whether Citizens for Justice will be recognized as a media entity and thus be allowed to film future hearings.
On Ash Wednesday, Columbia Facebook and Twitter users told the Missourian what they are giving up for Lent.
Several states are already planning to divert at least some of the money from a $25 billion settlement with the nation's top mortgage lenders to prop up their budgets, and more will be wrestling with those decisions in the coming weeks.
The Missouri football team signed its 20th member of the 2012 recruiting class.
Eliot Battle worked for Columbia public schools for 41 years and helped end segregation.
The city provides annual reports on drinking water quality.
More than 17.9 million people visited Missouri state parks in 2011, Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday, up 9.1 percent from 2010. It was the third consecutive year attendance improved.
The 11 conference commissioners and Notre Dame's athletic director concluded a two-day meeting Tuesday with BCS Executive Director Bill Hancock at a hotel at the Dallas-Fort Worth airport.
Legislation passed in the Missouri House of Representatives lowered the margin of victory that allows for losing candidates to call for recounts. The bill now goes to the Senate.
In 2011, a single Missouri county had more busts than Texas, Florida and California combined. Jefferson County, which is near St. Louis, tallied 253 seizures; the three other states totaled 219.
The owner of Home Owner Association Services pleaded guilty Tuesday to a federal charge of mail fraud. Prosecutors said more than $750,000 was missing from the accounts of 32 homeowners associations when the company's Kansas City office closed in March 2011.
On Tuesday, the FDA said it will temporarily allow importation of a replacement drug for Doxil, a drug for ovarian and other cancers that hasn't been available for new patients for months.
Attorneys for Mohler, 54, had argued that repeated delays in getting medical and mental health records from accusers have been unfair to the defendant. He, three brothers and their father are accused of sexually abusing young relatives in the 1980s.
Chris Koster said the remodeling would make the office equivalent to a modest law office.
The fund, intended to offer incentives to companies that conduct research or make high-tech products, was invalidated partly because of a clause that violated the governor's veto power.