The event took place Tuesday at Albert-Oakland Family Aquatic Center.
Despite Missouri's drop in average vineyard harvests, grape growers and winemakers are hopeful for the year's vintage.
Retired city employees could see only a 50 percent cut in their health care subsidies after the City Council unanimously approved an amendment to City Manager Mike Matthes' proposed budget for fiscal year 2013.
The Central Missouri Development Council has endorsed Tom Atkins' proposal to create a brand name for Columbia.
The Missouri men's basketball team announced the hiring of Rick Carter as the team's newest assistant coach Tuesday.
No. 7 Georgia can appreciate what Saturday's football game means to Missouri, but couldn't care less. The Bulldogs won the Southeastern Conference's east division a year ago despite an 0-2 start.
The district plans to present bids for air conditioning at West and Jefferson to the Columbia School Board in October. The estimated cost for each is $3 million to $4 million.
Kelly Needham died Aug. 18 following a two-vehicle crash Aug. 13 in Wisconsin. Needham, an MU senior majoring in business administration, was a member of the Delta Tau Delta fraternity and worked at the MU Student Recreation Complex.
Prices for the upcoming season start at $250. Fans can request up to six season tickets using the online Season Ticket Request List, which requires a deposit of $50 per seat.
This convention seasons brings out a host of people claiming to have ideas on how to fix this country. Unfortunately, most of those ideas are not very good.
The Kewpies, who have yet to win a game this season, lost 4-0 to Jefferson City on Tuesday.
A week after Republicans met in Tampa, Fla., to officially nominate Mitt Romney for president, Democrats are converging in Charlotte, N.C., through Thursday for their convention.
The Hickman softball team beat Kirksville 8-4 on Tuesday at Cosmopolitan Park.
Rock Bridge senior A.J. Logan was named an all-state defensive lineman his junior year.
Missouri volleyball player Lisa Henning, who helped the Tigers gain a 3-0 record in the Lipscomb Invitational Tournament last weekend in Nashville, Tenn., was named SEC Player of the Week.
The event at the Alpine Tower was free and participants did not need rock-climbing experience.
A new downtown business incubator has its opening ceremony on Wednesday.
The National Weather Service in St. Louis released this summer's weather statistics.
Natural gas is extracted by "fracking," a process that can pollute water, soil and air. Columbia should power its city fleet with its own renewable energy.
MERS/Goodwill programs give clients not only employment but also renewed confidence, hope, independence, responsibility and more. The organization receives annual funding from grants and other sources, but in-kind donations make up one-third of its revenue.