The Columbia Parks and Recreation Department moved their annual "Spooktacular" event to the Central Missouri Events Center this year and people enjoyed the change.
See a photo gallery of Grant Elementary School students dressing up in Halloween costumes for Thursday's school parade.
In audio clips from an interview in June, hear Almeta Crayton talk about what she believed in and why she worked so hard.
All of Missouri's goals are still well within reach. In fact, there are a number of scenarios in the final four games in which Missouri could end up in Atlanta playing for the SEC Championship on Dec. 7.
The federal government will launch an investigation following an NAACP official's complaint over the decision not to prosecute Brandon Coleman's shooter.
The sixth-seeded Rock Bridge football team is scheduled to face third-seeded Jefferson City on Friday in the Class 6, District 3 tournament. It will be the second week in a row the two teams have played.
MU Chancellor Brady Deaton presented a study that explains MU's low rating in the Association of American Universities.
Thanks to a grant from the National Institutes of Health, MU's Post-baccalaureate Research Education Program will be able to continue for another four years. The program has trained 28 scholars since it started.
The stainless steel sculpture by Beth Nybeck will be installed in the Short Street garage next week. It arrived in Columbia on Thursday morning from Nybeck's Kansas City studio.
Missourian digital members can download a copy of the e-book ahead of its print publication.
Hickman football, made up mostly of seniors, looks to turn its 3-5 season around Friday in its opening-round contest with Francis Howell Central.
Battle High School lost its final football game Friday and won't play in the postseason this year, but coach Justin Conyers is excited about taking the Spartans into the off-season and preparing for next year.
Tolton has only scored 7 points in the last two weeks, but the the Trailblazers' quarterback said that just means they have "nothing to lose."
The Missouri cross country team looks to its young runners to lead the way at the Southeastern Conference Championship race Friday.
Outside hitter Lisa Henning is 10 kills away from tying the school's record, but is quick to credit her individual success to the team's chemistry.
After a 1993 flood, a nearby gravel road was relocated and has aided in the deterioration of the tree.
Bill Weitkemper's struggle to start a public conversation about how best to repair and pay for our sewers deserves at least a last-minute hearing.
The National Weather Service expects ran will stop in time for Halloween trick-or-treaters Thursday night.
Columbia resident Melissa Kron began fostering dogs four years ago. Now, she's on her 144th one and has no plans on stopping.
Orville Raymond Davis of Stephens died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013. He was 88.