James "Jim" McCartney spent 41 years as a professor and department chair at the MU Department of Sociology and also served as director of the MU International Center.
Ethel Rustad of Columbia cared for kids both at her day care and Sunday school class.
Leo Lewis spent 11 years as a football player in the Canadian Football League.
Angel Anderson will serve two years of supervised probation for third-degree assault and two years of unsupervised probation for resisting and interfering with her arrest.
Columbia police made eight driving-while-intoxicated arrests, and the Missouri State Highway Patrol made 119 arrests on that charge.
Georgia tailback Todd Gurley and Auburn defensive back Robenson Therezie are the Southeastern Conference offensive and defensive players of the week.
The case against James Crocker spotlights "castle doctrine" laws, which allow the use of deadly force to protect property.
The Travel Channel's show "Ghost Adventures" will focus on the former Missouri prison for an episode this week.
Brian Adkison of Columbia, a rape suspect who broke out of the Caldwell County jail last month, has eluded police following a chase in northeastern Ohio, authorities said.
Spartan Sparklers make debut performances and name Kadee Dempsey as first team captain.
The city's building permit statistics also show 1,100 new homes have been built since the tornado, which killed 161 people.
A.T. Still University said its Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health has received initial accreditation from the Commission on Dental Accreditation.
The Missouri Supreme Court contemplates how to apply relatively new laws to old cases, calling the Missouri Constitution's ruling on retrospective and ex post facto laws into question.
The Mid-America Business Conditions Index hit 53.8 in August, compared with 53.5 in July.
Truly, people are not trying to do away with guns. They are simply searching for ways to do away with the violence.
Hackers have proved they can use laptops to control a car's brakes, steering wheel and engine.
Trent Morrow finished in 199th place with a time of five hours, 10 minutes, and 17 seconds.
The oldest building in Columbia is undergoing repairs to its signature porch and is slated for upgrades to its electrical and sprinkler systems.
Columbia's City Council is scheduled to parcel out $3.57 million remaining from federal grants for GetAbout Columbia projects at its Tuesday meeting. City staff has recommended funding for five projects.
People thought he was crazy when he left the Texas football program, but Darius White simply needed a "fresh start."