Students at Battle High School participate in the AVID system to gain skills and support as they prepare themselves for college.
The Broadway Hotel's 'Wall of Hope' has gained many more entries since it was unveiled Dec. 27.
The event has a new name — Columbia Eve Fest — and a more condensed location to create a block-party feel to the event. The event starts at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday with Ninth Street between Elm and Locust streets closed beginning at 5 p.m.
Frederick Douglass High School in Columbia will share in the $7.5 million for low-achieving schools.
MU fans and their Cotton Bowl rivals from Oklahoma State University can volunteer at a food bank before Friday's game.
Jarrett's Dream is a scholarship fund created in the memory of MU student Jarrett Mosby, who was shot to death on Christmas Eve. He left behind a 6-year-old son.
Officers with the Columbia Police Department responded Sunday night to shots fired near Rice Road. No one was reported injured.
Deneshion Swope is accused of shooting Jarrett Mosby seven times during a drug deal, according to the Madison County, Ill., state's attorney.
A man robbed a Dollar General store with a handgun Monday afternoon. No one was injured.
The Rock Bridge girls basketball team defeated Dexter High School 56-42 on Monday.
Richard Rauscher loved to read, listen to Bob Dyan and — most of all — watch the St. Louis Cardinals. Mr. Rauscher died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. He was 67.
She often attended races at the Kansas Speedway with her family. On race days, she was always eager to get out of the door first thing in the morning and cheer on her favorite driver, Tony Stewart.
Jane Marsh died Monday, Dec. 23, 2013. She was 86.
Some of the new Missouri laws that take effect Wednesday are the result of bills passed during the 2013 legislative session, such as new screening requirements for babies born beginning in 2014 and new benefit entitlements for claims of serious work-related illnesses.
Kevin Carlson, 49, and his wife, whose name was not released, claimed the prize Thursday. Carlson celebrated his birthday the next day and has quit his job as a mechanic. His wife plans to keep working.
During last year’s holiday counting period, Missouri recorded 1,615 traffic crashes, including 12 fatalities and 517 injury accidents.
The Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Servicescompiles a report detailing health statistics for various categories of citizens.
Kate Gallagher, a senior finance major at MU, co-founded an on-campus consignment store while balancing school and a position on the MU women's golf team.
In 2014, try a low-carb diet. Not a low–carb(ohydrate) diet, but a low-carbon one. As in carbon dioxide, the main greenhouse gas causing the climate crisis.
Richard Rauscher of Columbia died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. He was 67.