The Tigers were picked to finish fifth in the SEC East this season. Instead, the team is currently 7-0 and No. 5 in The Associated Press' Top 25 poll — the team's highest ranking since the 2007 season.
Journalists and strategic communicators will travel from across the U.S. and the world — from New York to Myanmar — to receive awards for their career-long service to the industry.
Kewpies coach Arnel Monroe said the players need to put the 21-6 loss to the Hawklets behind them since the team still has a shot in the playoffs.
The Rock Bridge football team lost to Jefferson City 31-21 on Friday night despite its best efforts to catch up.
Scott Boulevard from Bellview Drive to Vawter School Road will close for construction in early 2014. Columbia Public Works has done research to find alternate routes and will present the routes from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Mill Creek Elementary School, 2200 W. Nifong Blvd.
One of the seven recipients of the Missouri Honor Medal this year, Carol Guzy, gives background information about five images she's taken for The Washington Post.
The 1993-1994 Big 8 championship team, led by legendary coach Norm Stewart, was honored before the game. The Tigers won 73-48.
After weeks of planning and hard work, members of MU sororities and fraternities are ready to showcase their creativity and spirit through Homecoming "house decs."
DirecTV and News-Press & Gazette, the owner of the local Fox network affiliate, have completed a contract that returns the company's stations to DirecTV's lineup.
Reporters and editors made impressive efforts to get the stories of Lewis Baumgartner and the case of Brandon Coleman.
The Cougars are 19-9 after a 3-1 win over the Pirates on Friday.
Crayton's funeral has been set for noon Nov. 1 at Second Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation will be held prior to the services, beginning at 11 a.m.
The Rock Bridge (28-2) and Hickman (3-22) volleyball teams faced off Thursday night, with the Bruins coming out on top in straight sets. The teams head in very different directions as they enter postseason play.
William Quantrill, who led the raid that burned Lawrence, Kan., to the ground, resulting in the deaths of more than 150 civilians, has finally stood trial. Mock trial, at least.
During the Youth Community Coalition's annual Prescription Drug Take Back Day, 82,000 unwanted and unused pills were collected in an effort to prevent drug abuse and inform the community of proper medication disposal.
The panel of legislators that made the report cited executive measures that appeared to comply with a national proof-of-identity law that Missouri's legislature has opposed.
Missouri's tuition increased 5 percent from the 2008-09 school year, a lower percentage than other states.
Betty Grace Roe of Columbia died Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013. She was 90.
The Rock Bridge girls tennis team ends the season 26-1, finishing second in the team state tournament.
The Tigers remain undefeated with 24 straight wins after a 3-1 victory on Friday.