The MU Thai Student Association hosted a Songkran festival in Stotler Lounge Thursday afternoon. A Buddhist monk was among the guests at the celebration.
The Kewpies were able to keep pace early, but the Vikings built a lead in the fourth inning and didn't look back.
In a unanimous vote, the curators agreed to urge the General Assembly and Gov. Jay Nixon to reach an agreement on whether to accept money from the federal government to expand Medicaid coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Mills Apartments, the owner of Ash Street Place, is allowing residents of apartments rendered uninhabitable by the fire to finish their leases at other buildings owned by the company.
Primarily a second baseman, Hickman's Brian Montgomery has added pitching to his repertoire with the strength of his knuckleball.
We shouldn’t rule out the possibility that the reshaped council will, at least occasionally, live up to Columbia’s new official slogan — “What you unexpect.”
The Cougars came back from a 4-2 loss in the first game and won the next one 11-0 in five innings.
Despite a high batting average, redshirt freshman Carlie Rose is not pleased with her hitting this season, but she keeps a positive attitude and works hard for playing time.
Eighteen students and young professionals participated in the competition, which was organized by Regional Economic Development Inc.
Hickman boys tennis player Ashwath Kumar, a junior, rejoined the Kewpies and recorded two singles victories against Joplin High Schooland Christian Brothers College High School on Friday.
A lifelong member of First Baptist Church, she sang in the choir her husband directed. She also taught music for Columbia Public Schools and fostered a creative, artistic household for her children.
Melinda Schnyder, a former Columbia resident, gives her advice on where to eat, drink and what to do outside if you are a first-time visitor to Columbia.
In Missouri, women are paid only 78 cents for every dollar a man is paid. This wage gap costs the average American full-time woman worker between $700,000 and $2 million over the course of her career.
The Tigers lost the first game in a three-game series 11-5 after taking an early lead.
Rock Bridge and Edwardsville boys tennis overcame the cold to provide an entertaining match that a tiebreaker decided.
Every year since 1989, the church has hosted the spring garage sale to benefit the housing project initiative by the Show-Me Central Habitat for Humanity. More than $250,000 has been raised during this period.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 13 at Memorial Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 14 at First Baptist Church.
The Blue Jays' Jose Reyes drove in a pair of runs before getting carted off in the sixth inning with a sprained left ankle, and Toronto beat the Kansas City Royals 8-4 Friday.
Rookie Shelby Miller allowed one hit in seven innings, a single by Norichika Aoki to open the game, and the St. Louis Cardinals had just enough to spoil Kyle Lohse's first start as a visitor since 2007 in a 2-0 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.
The Tigers (9-11, 2-10 SEC) close the regular season Sunday at Mississippi State.