The Columbia Public School District thinks a "community" school may bring consistency to struggling students.
The 2014 Southeastern Conference preseason poll was released Wednesday.
He made the case that the expression "to suck" does not imply a sexual act but can be more widely used to describe something really bad. Like Missouri's athletic program.
In Columbia, people living with post-traumatic stress disorder have more choices of alternative therapies than ever. The service dog training program is one way veterans and domestic violence survivors learn to cope.
I still believe that each man and woman on death row needs to have this one chance to prove innocence or guilt beyond a shadow of doubt.
A revitalized Austin Jackson delivered in manager Jim Leyland's revamped lineup as the Detroit Tigers built a big lead and held on this time, beating the Red Sox 7-3 Wednesday night to even the AL championship series 2-all.
Southern Boone High School defeated Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School in three sets Wednesday.
Tatiana Kudriavtseva, a prominent English to Russian translator who spent 13 winters in Columbia, died in Moscow on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013. She translated the works of authors such as John Updike, Norman Mailer, John Steinbeck and Margaret Mitchell, many of whom she befriended over the course of her decades-long career.
Firefighters extinguished a shed fire Wednesday evening on Maplewood Drive.
Rock Bridge High School improved to 26-2 on the season with a straight sets win over Battle High School on Wednesday.
Outside linebacker Alec Ogletree has been a big-play guy from Day 1.
Jewell A. Coats of New Franklin died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. She was 94.
According to a probable cause statement filed in the 13th Circuit of Boone County by the MU Police Department, Neil Hockley, 61, a business tech analyst with MU Health Care, was taken to the Missouri Psychiatric Center for an assessment on Sept. 29. When a security officer entered Hockley's interview room to restrain him, he broke her elbow.
Tatiana Kudriavtseva translated several works into Russian, including "Gone With the Wind" and novels by Gore Vidal, John Updike and John Steinbeck. She lived with her daughter in Columbia for 13 years.
The MU Police Department is awaiting the results of the toxicology report to determine the cause of death of Gregory Holthaus. Capt. Brian Weimer said he was unsure as to when those results will be returned.
The hospital was evacuated around 10:15 a.m. after staff members saw the package near the entrance.
The lockdown is in response to a threat made to a parent, Hallsville School District Superintendent John Robertson said.
Grant Dixon is survived by his wife, Patricia Dixon; a son, Anthony Dixon; and a daughter, Christina Hearon.
With Kentucky once again leading the way, the football powerhouse Southeastern Conference is trying to reclaim that status in hoops after a mostly desolate postseason.
For the first month alone, the Obama administration projected that nearly a half million people would sign up for the new health insurance markets. But that was before the markets opened to a cascade of computer problems.