After eight years at MU, Provost Brian Foster plans to retire at the end of the year to spend more time with family and care for his wife.
A number of Columbia projects have become successful through Kickstarter, a popular online crowd funding platform.
The first amputee to compete in the NCAA spoke to a crowd at Jesse Auditorium about how to embrace change.
Chris Kelly said he is "thinking very seriously" about introducing a legalization and regulation bill to the Missouri House of Representatives in the 2014 legislative session, depending on whether the state's pro-legalization advocates tell him they feel ready to help campaign successfully for the bill if the legislature makes it a ballot issue.
Missourian reporter Rebecca Dell went to national anthem tryouts with no plans of auditioning, but her lifelong dreams of stardom made the opportunity irresistible.
Missouri Task Force 1 left Columbia early Sunday morning. Working with Nevada Task Force 1, the teams had rescued 384 people, 77 dogs, 41 cats, 14 chickens, two birds, a turtle, a pot belly pig and a cooler full of fish as of Tuesday evening.
The main objections are the building's drive-thru, its aesthetics and the impact it would have on Flat Branch Park. The Columbia Planning and Zoning Commission is scheduled to vote on the rezoning request when it meets at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Daniel Boone City Building.
More than two dozen turned out for the auditions at Mizzou Arena on Tuesday, but the stars of the show were actually two young girls who came to support their mother.
Even though the team has started 0-3, Tolton has chosen to remain optimistic about the season.
Senior running back "probable" to make return to starting position after Week 1 injury.
Life is football for junior receiver Alex Ofodile, son of Rock Bridge football coach A.J. Ofodile. But along with the often unwanted tips after practice comes a special family bond over their love of the game.
Sen. Kurt Schaefer pointed to his past experience as an assistant state attorney general and special prosecutor. He said he secured roughly 100 felony convictions for crimes such as murder, rape and drug offenses.
Andrew Wilson won't be available for the first half on Saturday, which means one freshman will be given the opportunity to step up.
"Food Dialogue: Finding Common Ground" on Thursday will promote dialogue between farmers, ranchers, consumers, professors and industry experts.
Several roads are closed for chip sealing, a process intended to prevent water from penetrating a road's surface.
The Cole County Sheriff's Department arrested the man Tuesday afternoon. He is accused of robbing an acquaintance at gunpoint in Columbia.
Adam Wainwright (17-9) gave up two runs in the first and then found his groove to earn his 17th win, second-most in the NL this season.
Kirsten Izzett, a Stephens College sophomore from Oregon City, Ore., joined the school's soccer team on a whim and only after her father encouraged her to do so. Izzett's father will visit her in Columbia for the first time this week.
Chandler Anderson and Chris Zachary, who play opposite each other as defensive ends on Battle's front four, don't have a whole lot in common, but they do have some similarities: they're soft-spoken, they're technique-oriented and they like to sack opposing quarterbacks.
Sometimes the human mind just decides to close out the outside and deal with problems within, and that is what has been going on with me in the past two months.