John Bodenhausen will oversee all election-related complaints in eastern Missouri and coordinate with Justice Department headquarters in Washington.
Several critics also say the university's national rankings and the growth of its endowment has declined under the Rev. Lawrence Biondi's leadership.
Voter identification and fair ballot language are among the primary issues the candidates hope to address.
In the sexual abuse case against Gerald Howard, Mark McAllister is one of the witnesses testifying against him. He said he is sharing his name and his story to protect other children from sexual abuse.
In a 4-2 vote, members of the Columbia School Board appointed former board member Darin Preis to sit on the board until a public election in April 2013.
In the aftermath of Sandy, which hit the Jersey coast Monday, Missourians are dealing with the storm's after effects.
Despite Missouri's 33-10 win over Kentucky on Saturday, coach Gary Pinkel was left unsatisfied with his team's multiple mistakes in the kicking game and in coverage.
Food, parking and seating are among the logistical concerns for Hickman staff and volunteers as they prepare for home game against Rock Bridge on Friday night.
Here is a list of sites that are gathering readers' experiences and photos to tell the story of Hurricane Sandy.
James Pounds believes roads, over-regulation and taxes are the primary challenges facing Boone County.
Karen Miller says her rural background and wealth of experience serve her well in office.
Crafton stepped up to lead the Tigers with 28 points in a 75-50 victory over Lincoln University on Tuesday night at Mizzou Arena in the team's season-opening exhibition game.
This will be just the second time in coach A.J. Ofodile's time at Rock Bridge that the Bruins have played a team twice in one season.
More than 8.2 million households were without power in 17 states as far west as Michigan in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. The storm is expected to have caused about $20 billion in damages and $10 billion to $30 billion in lost business, according to the forecasting firm IHS Global Insight
Student groups on the MU campus are trying to raise awareness of sexual assault and reduce the stigma against reporting sexual assault incidents.
Coal Free Mizzou will host McKibben as a guest speaker at 6 p.m. Wednesday in MU's Ellis Auditorium.
A coin flip will decide whether Gary Kespohl or Karl Skala will appear first on Third Ward ballots.
This is no time for levity, especially from me, with so many people I know and love in the path of the superstorm, Sandy.
The U.S. death toll has climbed to 35, many of the victims killed by falling trees.
A variety of hybrid tea roses can be seen in Lorrie Kraft's garden.