A plan to knock down eight houses and construct new roads, add new signals and lengthen a turn lane on Providence Road in the Grasslands Neighborhood has the Historic Preservation Commission seeking alternatives and Fifth Ward council candidates debating the issue.
The Tigers' Liene Priede grew up in Riga, Latvia and moved to the United States with aspirations to learn the language and play basketball. She has another dream as well — to become a comedian.
Missouri rallied back from a 13-point halftime deficit but fell short in a 73-70 loss Wednesday at LSU.
Fourth Ward City Council candidate Bill Weitkemper is crying foul over a city policy of sharing information from candidates' records requests with their opponents. City Manager Mike Matthes, however, says it's a standard policy stemming from a need for neutrality.
High school students write about their expectations of involvement in school policies and the mixed messages they get from adults.
The city's Fifth Ward council candidates confront the bus system's ongoing scheduling and budget problems. They say a solution will be customized for Columbia and its residents' needs.
The Tigers will have a chance to pick up its first victory at an SEC opponent's arena when it plays Wednesday at LSU. Missouri coach Frank Haith says it won't be easy.
Burchard, the Cougars athletics director and men's basketball coach, was also inducted into the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Hall of Fame in 2012 and the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame in 2008.
A 1.7 percent increase in tuition and required fees, amounting to an average of $157 more per year for resident, undergraduate students, is on the agenda for the UM System Board of Curators meetings Thursday and Friday in Kansas City.
Fano — the police dog that former Columbia Police Officer Rob Sanders tried to buy — was sold because of the cost of boarding him.
The 1.53 inches of rain on Tuesday put a dent in the ongoing drought, but much more rain is needed before the spring growing season.
After missing five games with a sprained right knee, Bowers will see limited playing time in Wednesday night's game against LSU.
Missouri and Arkansas State will play a home-and-home football series in 2013 and 2015.
The tourism bureau hopes to increase tourism with a new logo, tagline and television commercial.
Missouri's proposed Missouri Standard Science Act, which would require intelligent design to be taught in schools, would only hurt America's science education.
Carolyn "Lynn" Whitworth, who lived in Columbia for 50 years, was the secretary to the library director at Stephens College for 18 years.
The junior transfer pulled his hamstring rounding third base during an intra-squad scrimmage Saturday.
Gov. Jay Nixon has proposed an almost $66 million infusion in new money to the state's funding formula for education.
To extinguish the fire, firefighters removed the ceiling above the home's living room.
Melissa Chambers, Early Head Start operations director, sees the proposed increase as a recognition of the benefits of early intervention.