Jeff Hockman remembers Sterling Wyatt as thoughtful, dedicated and talented.
Show-Me State Games competitor Klayton Anderson suffers from Type 1 diabetes and is mostly blind in one eye. He has nursed a broken jaw, overcome a seizure and fought through mononucleosis. But none of that keeps him off the wrestling mat.
A public meeting in Douglass Park allowed members of the First Ward and other Columbia residents to talk directly to officials about neighborhood issues.
Kenley Conyers, 6, has participated in the Boone County Fair beauty pageant almost every year since she was 6 months old.
Friends of the family and Columbia community members gathered along Broadway on Thursday morning to meet the procession of fallen soldier Spc. Sterling Wyatt.
A proposal to build a Break Time convenience store at Rock Quarry Road and Grindstone Parkway has raised concerns of the neighborhood.
The removal of water service lines on Walnut Street will close the section from College Avenue to Orr Street to traffic. Customers of Columbia Water and Light in the area might experience disruptions in water service.
Family Fun Fest is a monthly event put on by the Columbia Parks and Recreation Department.
Several readers submitted photos of the Sterling Wyatt procession.
Residents from the First Ward and other citizens will be holding a meeting tonight at 6 at the Douglass Park pavilion to discuss recent events and problems the community faces.
Hugh Freeze and the Rebels are in a conference that has won the last six national championships. Ole Miss has lost 15 of its last 16 SEC games and had a 2-10 overall record last season.
The Volunteers have an 11-14 record over the past two seasons, including a 4-12 mark in the SEC. Dooley says that should improve thanks to a stabilized roster, a healthy quarterback and 17 returning starters.
Georgia was picked at Thursday's SEC media days as the preseason favorite to repeat as East Division champion, which lately has been another way of saying SEC runner-up.
Alabama is among the preseason favorites to win the national title, but media covering the SEC picked West rival opponent LSU — not the Tide — to win the league the West in balloting released Thursday.
Alabama Coach Nick Saban said the priority should be the same as in disciplining a player: Try to produce some good from a negative situation.
An 18-page plan suggests that in certain circumstances requiring "immediate and decisive action," the commissioner would have unilateral authority to "take any and all actions" in the best interest of the Big Ten.
Florissant police Capt. Tim Lowery said Robert Quinn was involved in a one-car accident on an exit ramp along Interstate 270 at 5:38 a.m. on July 10. Lowery said the responding officer suspected Quinn was intoxicated and arrested him without incident.
Felix Hernandez (8-5) is 4-0 with a 1.37 ERA in his past seven starts since a loss to San Diego on June 12. He allowed one run and eight hits, throwing only 89 pitches in eight innings.
The section of Hospital Drive between College Avenue and Monk Drive will open at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
Senior left tackle Elvis Fisher and junior cornerback E.J. Gaines represented the Tigers on the media preseason All-SEC third team.