More than 1,500 people crowded into the Student Recreation and Wellness Center at the University of Central Missouri on Wednesday to witness the first ever visit by a sitting president to the campus.
Some members of the Downtown Columbia Leadership Council have raised concerns about CVS's plan to build a drive-thru pharmacy at Providence Road and Broadway.
Morgan George, 19, carried on the family tradition by showing sheep at the Boone County Fair.
The Missouri American Water MR340 began its eighth annual race Tuesday morning. The competition features 526 paddlers in 348 boats racing from Kansas City to St. Charles.
MU will conduct its first test Thursday with a new service provider that the university has hired to send its emergency alerts. Students, faculty and staff may sign up for the alerts.
The changes to the community's dock inspection program occurred after three electrocutions near docks in the Lake of the Ozarks last summer.
It is too expensive to return the surplus to citizens and it won't create jobs or be spent on material goods.
Opening day at the Boone County Fair featured goat shows and beauty pageants.
President Barack Obama spoke Wednesday at the University of Central Missouri, which is a partner with Metropolitan Community College and the Lee's Summit School District in a program known as the Missouri Innovation Campus.
Later Wednesday, President Barack Obama traveled to Missouri for a similar economic speech at the University of Central Missouri.
Many supporters lined up hours before the president's arrival to get good seats for his speech at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg.
President Barack Obama is scheduled to speak at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg on Wednesday afternoon and those in attendance are tweeting updates about it.
The Daniel Boone Little League's 9- and 10-year-old Nationals won the championship of the Missouri Little League's State Softball Tournament over the weekend.
Mary Jo Roberts thanks Columbia firefighters, paramedics and neighbors who responded to a house fire at her home on July 14.
Latisha Stroer, spokeswoman for the Columbia Police Department, said the police were not notified of any injuries. A report has not yet been compiled.
Visitation will be noon Sunday at Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop 70 W. Services will start at 2 p.m, with a burial immediately following in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at noon Sunday at Memorial Funeral Home, 1217 Business Loop 70 W. Services will begin at 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 4708 Highlands Parkway.
Mrs. Lendt was a member and past president of Chapter LM of P.E.O. and a member of Assistance League. She also was an active member of First Presbyterian Church.
Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1900 N. Providence Rd., #105, Columbia, MO 65202.