Bailey Owen and Trever Ratliff have gone to school together since kindergarten and both got into roping at the high school level, so they teamed up.
The UM System Board of Curators voted unanimously Thursday evening to extend medical, dental, vision and other benefits to same-sex partners of UM employees if they meet certain criteria.
Reports indicate some Columbia workers have lost their jobs.
Kyle Gillespie is a self-taught beatboxer.
In April, the team headed to Oklahoma and chased two storms to Lawton, Okla.
MU Chancellor Brady Deaton, who said Wednesday he would retire from the position on Nov. 15, took time Thursday to discuss his career and his future plans for working on world food security issues.
The council is leaning toward an option that calls for three 161-kilovolt transmission lines to run from the proposed Mill Creek substation to three existing power stations. The Water and Light Department also presented a potential layout for partially underground lines.
Battle was a regular and prominent attendee of the church and became associated with his favorite hymn, "It Is Well with My Soul."
Eliot Battle's lone recommendation allowed Jana. L. Earnest Wilson to attend college.
As part of cuts across BJC Healthcare's 13 hospitals, Boone Hospital Center is losing 13 full-time employees.
Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith, the former coach at Miami, is charged with a failure-to-monitor violation.
The two bills signed by Gov. Nixon will extend the period of care for young adults in foster care and provide additional educational support.
Six MU faculty members were among those scheduled to receive awards during a banquet hosted by the University of Missouri System Board of Curators and UM System President Tim Wolfe on Thursday evening.
There is nothing as rich as the development and remembrance of a shared experience. On the other hand, there is nothing as frustrating as a lack of unity in an experience or endeavor requiring it.
The Caring People holds support groups, training sessions and celebration events for mothers and children.
Campus police say linebacker Eric Beisel and cornerback Anthony Sherrils were passengers in a Mazda that struck another car Tuesday morning.
Elliot Johnson had a three-run home run for his second hit of an eight-run sixth inning, leading the surging Royals to a 10-1 victory over the Rays.
Adam Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings to become the major leagues' first 10-game winner in the Cardinals' 2-1 victory over the Mets on Wednesday in New York.
The shooting occurred in the Cherokee Place Business Incubator, a building in south St. Louis that houses multiple businesses. The shooter, another man and two women were killed.
Rural America is now being hit by sputtering growth in retirement and recreation areas, once residential hot spots for baby boomers.