The board will vote on school start times in February. A schedule with middle schools first, high schools second and elementary schools last seems likely after Monday's meeting.
Christen Edmonds started a headband business called Bandiez Couture to raise money to return to Swaziland for mission trips.
The three candidates address crime, snow removal and airport issues at third forum of special election campaign season.
The address for the incumbent mayor's website was leased by an anonymous entity and redirected on Saturday.
Lance Armstrong was stripped of all seven Tour titles last year following a voluminous U.S. Anti-Doping Agency report that portrayed him as a ruthless competitor, willing to go to any lengths to win the prestigious race.
As Boone County sees an increase in the number of individuals interested in flu vaccine, local pharmacists cater to demand.
At a Monday press conference, Missouri basketball coach Frank Haith addressed potential formal allegations by the NCAA during his time at the University of Miami.
Missouri is no longer the highest ranked team in the SEC with Florida jumping to No. 10.
Although the Missouri women's basketball team is off to a 1-3 conference start, all three of its losses have come against top-25 teams. With a week off followed by games against Ole Miss and Arkansas, the team has an opportunity to get back on track.
The Democratic governor will be working with Missouri's largest Republican legislative majorities since the Civil War era. Nixon said today's partisan tensions don't even come close to what existed during that time.
Columbia Public Schools standardized testing schedule shows each test that students K-12 take during a given year, when the tests are, what grades they apply to and what subjects they are for.
Reader Scott Wilson invites you to the first Artrageous Friday event of 2013, in downtown Columbia on Jan. 18.
Police say the man demanded money and left the business. No one was injured during the incident.
Jay Nixon, a Democrat, is to be inaugurated at noon Monday as just the fourth governor in Missouri history to be elected to consecutive terms.
The Hickman boys basketball team beat Ruskin 63-44 on Monday in the Kewpies' opening game at the Lee's Summit tournament.
Junior Sam Crane finished first in his division and was named the tournament's outstanding wrestler.
The governor was sworn in on Monday.
An interdisciplinary intercampus research program fund is temporary until system officials see if it is successful.
The number of suicides exceeds the 295 Americans who died in Afghanistan last year, by the AP's count.
Lawmakers face three distinct deadlines before April 1. The debt limit must be raised to prevent a default, a series of across-the-board spending cuts is to kick in on March 1, and funding for most government programs will run out on March 27.