Now a sophomore, Missouri offensive lineman Evan Boehm has taken on some of the qualities of his former mentor, Elvis Fisher, according to teammates.
I don’t think we will become a stronger people through the use of guns. I can only hope we will become a wiser people through knowledge and understanding.
Tuesday's event drew health care providers, as well as academic, civic and nonprofit representatives who have a role in educating the public about the new insurance exchange.
Lee was highly involved in the Columbia community and helped make MU's campus accessible to people with disabilities.
Investigators found discrepancies between the price charged at the register and the price marked on tags at eight Walgreens stores in Missouri.
Cody Riley of North Columbia is being held in the Boone County Jail. The victim was younger than 14, a sheriff's deputy said.
Missouri teachers unions released projections Monday stating that about 5,000 to 9,000 K-12 teachers could lose their jobs if the state legislature were to override Gov. Jay Nixon's veto of a tax-cut bill.
There have been no early dismissals at Columbia Public Schools so far this school year, but with temperatures rising into the upper 90s, this week's heat might affect the district's outdoor sports.
A variety of Columbia city services will be shut down Monday in observance of Labor Day.
In May 2012, Shakir Hamoodi, a Columbia resident, was sentenced to 36 months in federal prison because he sent money to his brothers and sisters in Iraq more than a decade ago.
Coming off a win this summer at the 2013 Spanish Amateur Championship, Emilio Cuartero said he looks forward to the pressure that comes with being the Tigers' top returning player.
The Missouri men's and women's cross country teams were predicted to finish third and eights, respectively, in the preseason Southeastern Conference coaches poll.
The professional development program for science teachers working with students in kindergarten through sixth grade will receive $2.6 million.
An attorney for the pharmacy company said the new plans include specifics that were lacking in previous ones, but council members remained unmoved.
Edward "Chase" Senor died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. He was 33. He worked for Columbia Lawn Care, a job his sister said he loved. When not working, he enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Gerald Kramer's wife said his years of working in sales made him the man she best remembers him to be: talkative, humorous and outgoing. Mr. Kramer of Columbia died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013. He was 73.
A mid-life bike accident left Albert Lee Henson III paralyzed from the chest down, but the accident didn’t freeze his passion or giddy grin.
Eileen Hargraves of Columbia died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013. She was 90.