The school plans to increase its security after an assault occurred in the parking lot Wednesday.
Douglass High School teachers will add books to their curricula and expand a healthy eating program.
Lucille M. Albers of Belle Plaine, Minn., and formerly of Karlsruhe, N.D., died Nov. 8, 2012 at The Lutheran Home in Belle Plaine. She was 74.
Test your knowledge of the Tennessee Volunteers, the Missouri football team's next opponent.
The Heart of Missouri chapter of the American Red Cross is sending two more volunteers to the East Coast in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. One of the volunteers is from Columbia.
Benjamin Roberts, 67, a farmer in Syracuse, Mo., sells eggs that are produced in a traditional farm setting and uses soybean-free feed ration that isn't genetically modified.
Newly nominated Senate President Pro Tempore Tom Dempsey said the acronym "BIG" describes the Republican Party's priorities in the Missouri Senate: "build" infrastructure, "invest" in education and "grow" the economy.
Redistricting has led to Democrats moving to the left and Republicans moving to the right. This reduces voters' choices and the ability of Congress to govern.
Marvin Jones, 47, was charged Friday with raping an MU student in her dorm room in 1999.
Missouri education officials are canceling a contract with Community Employment Inc., a nonprofit organization that helps disabled people find jobs, on grounds of billing irregularities.
Voters this week defeated a proposed constitutional amendment changing the makeup of a panel that screens candidates for the Supreme Court and the Court of Appeals.
Nearly a year and a half after an EF-5 tornado damaged the sanctuary of First Community Church in Joplin, the church reopened its doors for a Sunday morning worship service.
The baby named Sabia was born Aug. 14 and made her public debut with her mother Thursday in the River's Edge area of the St. Louis Zoo.
The new government will have many familiar faces that need to push differences aside to have a productive term in office
Robert D. Blosser, a Missouri Press Association Hall of Fame member whose journalism career spanned more than half a century, has died at the age of 97.
In Missouri, the number of students known to be living in motels or hotels jumped 140 percent from 2007 to 2012. Those families often can't afford the upfront costs of an apartment, so they have to choose between a shelter or the street.
The Convoy of Hope in Springfield expects to distribute more than 2 million pounds of supplies, such as food and water, to areas affected by Hurricane Sandy.
Gov. Jay Nixon's staff will gather information and suggestions from the private and public sectors, including ways for state government to provide more services to taxpayers.
By failing to pass Proposition B on Tuesday, Missouri has put itself in a difficult position.
The MU Faculty Council voted to support allowing non-tenure-track faculty to vote in university policy decisions. Council members also discussed how MU will differentiate itself from the other UM System campuses.