A local hula hoop group, The Hulagans, showed Lee Elementary students the tricks to hooping at Lee's Adventure Club on Wednesday.
The Regional Economic Development Inc. Board of Directors voted Wednesday to ask the Columbia City Council to rescind an ordinance that established the Enhanced Enterprise Zone Advisory Board.
Tests at the classroom, district and state level in Columbia Public Schools will have to accommodate new academic standards and the skills-based, critical-thinking focus of Common Core.
After taking the Culinary Arts program at the Columbia Area Career Center, Dahnya Rogers, 18, wants to pursue a career in the culinary field.
The Department of Community Development showed off its plans for a new type of energy efficient and universally designed home Wednesday night.
As part of negotiations aimed at preventing the nation from going off the "fiscal cliff," some Democrats and Republicans have proposed raising tax revenue from the wealthy by capping some tax deductions — including ones for charitable giving.
Using attention-deficit drugs without a prescription is creating problems for students who take them casually for academic performance.
Although it has only been two years since film studies became a major at MU, the program has been successful, with 78 students declaring themselves film studies majors.
We should enjoy and appreciate the rest of 2012 rather than "dwell morosely on dashed election hopes."
Two local decisions to leave office and one to pursue re-election call into focus a question central to the person who seeks political office: "Who will you serve?"
After separating last year to swim for different colleges, sophomores Danielle and Kellie Barbiea are back together on the Missouri women’s swimming and diving team.
AgriMissouri provides options for festive and simple gift ideas — all made in Missouri.
MU will award 2,352 degrees at its December commencement ceremonies. Columbia College will award degrees to 326 graduates. Stephens College's commencement ceremony will award 69 students with degrees.
The International Space Station is expected to fly through Columbia's sky just before 6:30 on Wednesday evening.
Swope uses Christmas movies to deliver a spiritual message to people who attend services in his "Christmas at the Movies" series.
A man sexually assaulted a woman over the weekend in the parking lot of the Whiskey Wild Saloon, Columbia police said.
Debra Oliver, a professor at MU's School of Medicine, found herself caught in irony when her research on end of life and care giving became her own reality.
Officials of both parties in Washington should come together to close the corporate tax loopholes first to avoid shifting the tax burden to the rest of the country.
Mickie Jenkins worked as realtor for Mendenhall Realty, in Columbia Public Schools and at Buchroeder Jewelers.