Columbia residents and Patriot Guard members gathered outside First Baptist Church to show support for the family of Spc. Sterling Wyatt, whose funeral was Saturday.
Columbia's Older Women on Weights participated in its first powerlifting tournament at Saturday's Show-Me State Games competition. After four months participating in the sport, the older females have improved their health and formed new bonds.
Critics of the new model argue that it will not be a better business model than its predecessor, and the costs will be the same if not more expensive.
Authorities Saturday were working to clear dangerous explosive materials from inside James Holmes' suburban Denver apartment. Holmes is the suspect in a shooting rampage that killed 12 and injured dozens of people at a movie theater early Friday.
Readers share photos of supporters of Spc. Sterling Wyatt.
Woodlandville United Methodist Church hosted its second-annual wheat threshing event to show visitors farming techniques dating to the 1930s.
After moving to Missouri from Michigan, 12-year-old Kerri Justice stepped away from the ice rink and onto the wrestling mat. She attended her first Show-Me State Games on Saturday.
The Ballroom Academy of Columbia served as the site of this year's Show-Me State Games ballroom dancing competition and provided a welcoming environment for participants.
Klayton Anderson, a 13-year-old who had missed last year's competition after suffering a brain injury, earned a gold medal in the 91-to 95-pound division of Saturday's competiton.
Adam Morrison, from Columbia, is the first Missourian to hold a world title in disc golf.
Andy Tellman and his band will be performing at the Boone County Fair on Friday.
Charles Neville II from Columbia, Hank Hilderbrand from Fayette, and Haden Singleton from Boonville competed in the Stock, SuperStock, and Masters Divisions of the All American Soap Box Derby in Akron, Ohio, on Saturday.
Missouri assistant basketball coach Ryan Miller is leaving for an associate head coach position at Auburn.
When Michael Margelony lost his left eye as a 13-year-old, there were those who figured he would have to give up martial arts. Margelony said he used that as motivation.
Police arrested Wayne McGill Jr. on Friday on suspicion of second-degree burglary, third-degree assault and unlawful use of a weapon.
St. Louis tied a 76-year-old major league record with seven doubles in the seventh inning of a 12-0 victory over Chicago on Saturday night.
Dona Stiles Gaddy died Monday, July 16. She was 93.
Missourian readers submitted photos of what summer looks like in Columbia. We'd love to see yours too. Send your photos to submissions@ColumbiaMissourian.com.
Lorenzo Cain delivered run-producing singles in the first and fifth innings, and he had an RBI double in the seventh in Kansas City's 7-3 win over Minnesota on Saturday.