Frank Haith excited to honor former Missouri basketball coach Norm Stewart

Missouri basketball coach Frank Haith is excited to honor close friend Norm Stewart's 1993-94 Big Eight Championship team.


UPDATE: District chooses Sapp site for southwest elementary school

The new southwest elementary school will be located on the Sapp property at Scott Boulevard and Route KK.

English country dancers in Columbia relive Jane Austen period culture

English country dance instructors Bridget Whitehead and Kyle Hardman first fell in love at a dance camp. Today, the couple teaches lessons in Columbia and hopes to expand community involvement with the dance style.

Q&A: Expert witness discusses false memories, Ryan Ferguson case at MU

Elizabeth Loftus answered questions about the role of false memories in the Ryan Ferguson case before her lecture in Jesse Wrench Auditorium.

Missouri football still facing criticism despite 7-0 start

Although Missouri knocked off Georgia, the Bulldogs were playing with several third-string players. Likewise, Missouri's 19-point victory over Florida was impressive, but the Gators were playing without seven starters, including their quarterback and two best defensive players.

TIGER KICKOFF E-BOOK: Missouri v. South Carolina

Missourian digital subscribers can download a copy of the e-book ahead of Saturday's game.

Online, adaptive MAP tests to track students' progress

Starting next fall, MAP tests could move online for all grade levels, and the questions’ difficulty would adapt based on students’ answers. These changes are meant to deliver more accurate assessments of student progress.

Columbia Transit introduces bus system improvement plan

The CoMo Connect plan to extend hours of operation, decrease wait times and redesign Columbia's bus system routes would take effect in August if passed by the City Council.

Wacha, Cardinals top Red Sox 4-2 to tie World Series

Just when it seemed Michael Wacha had cracked, the St. Louis Cardinals began scooting around the bases and tied the World Series.

Columbia works to improve residents' park and trail access

A 10-year plan approved by the City Council calls for the development of 22 new neighborhood parks and 20 new or expanded trails in and around Columbia.

New starters to lead Missouri wrestling after winning MAC Championship in first season

With several All-Americans and national champions gone, a new breed of Missouri wrestlers prepare to lead the team.

Happy Missouri sports fans more likely to spend money

As Missouri continues to win, consumers in Columbia may be more likely to make impulse purchases, experts say.

DirecTV's local Fox blackout lifted for World Series' Game 2

A last-minute temporary deal will lift the blackout of FOX 22/KQFX for local DirecTV subscribers in time for Game 2 of the World Series.

Columbia School Board discusses northeast boundary committee

The Columbia School Board will form a committee to plan northeast elementary school boundaries.

Missouri corn yields on pace to drop prices

Missouri is forecast to produce an average of 130 bushels of corn per acre this year, the state's highest since 2009.

Hickman coach Arnel Monroe reinstated

Hickman football coach Arnel Monroe was reinstated Thursday and will coach the homecoming game against Rockhurst.

Columbia Parks and Recreation Department to update city's trail map

The Columbia Parks and Recreation Department will update trail maps in an effort to bring awareness to the community about local trails.

Notorious guerrilla leader William Quantrill to stand trial

William Quantrill will face a mock trial for war crimes 150 years after his notorious raid on Lawrence, Kan.

Battle sees Class 6 Troy as "opportunity"

For the first time this season, Battle High School football is coming off consecutive losses — and bad losses, at that. Coach Justin Conyers and the Spartans will end their inaugural season on the road at Class 6 Troy Buchanan High School (2-6), the biggest school they're scheduled to play this season.

Rock Bridge coach Ofodile approves of new playoff system

The Missouri State High School Activities Association adopted a new playoff system for high school football last season. Rock Bridge coach A.J. Ofodile praised the new system.