Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder is seeking the Republican nomination to replace U.S. Rep. Jo Ann Emerson, who is resigning from Congress.
High school students are voicing their opinions on social media about the proposed 7:20 a.m. school start times.
Lee wants to formalize its schoolwide incorporation of art into all classroom subjects. Ridgeway is in its first year as Columbia’s first autonomous school.
Campaign finance reports filed with the Missouri Ethics Commission show breadth of candidates' networks.
Three local organizations that lost out when the United Way changed its funding model are struggling to make up for the lost revenue.
Downtown and citywide planning and the city bus system were among the topics discussed during the luncheon.
Two Boone County representatives will serve on the House Higher Education Committee this session, while the county's lone senator will retain his spot as chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee.
An email from a retired MU professor prompted the first article written by the Missourian, and that article will be followed up on.
Lee Elementary would be able to tailor its curriculum, governance and scheduling, among other factors, to create a particular learning environment.
Several Tigers players will have expanded roles in the wake of senior Laurence Bowers' MCL sprain that will force him to miss at least two games.
Columbia had the most rain of the New Year on Thursday.
Preston Martin, 11, of Gentry Middle School, won a creative contest through Scholastic Book Club, scoring prizes for both himself and his school.
Donna Louise Koch, of Columbia, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013. She was 70.
Mary "Lou" Starrett Ashley died Wednesday, Jan. 9. She was 84 years old.
Donna Louise Koch, 70, of Columbia, passed away Monday, January 7, 2013 at Columbia Manor.
Mary “Lou” Starrett Ashley, 84, born June 5, 1928, to James Conrad and Elizabeth (Dunscomb) Starrett, died January 9, 2013.
State Auditor Tom Schweichsaid Friday that Missouri's Second Injury Fund had barely $3 million as of the end of 2012 but had unpaid obligations of $28 million.
Smoking is barred in the House chamber and public galleries. It has been permitted in lawmakers' private offices.
Numbers from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that nearly 40 percent of female stalking victims, and more than 30 percent of male stalking victims, report being watched or followed by some sort of device.
The items were present in the church around the time of Christmas Masses, but cleaning crews noticed they were missing on Jan. 4.