The Missouri men's and women's cross country teams were predicted to finish third and eights, respectively, in the preseason Southeastern Conference coaches poll.
The professional development program for science teachers working with students in kindergarten through sixth grade will receive $2.6 million.
An attorney for the pharmacy company said the new plans include specifics that were lacking in previous ones, but council members remained unmoved.
Edward "Chase" Senor died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013. He was 33. He worked for Columbia Lawn Care, a job his sister said he loved. When not working, he enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Gerald Kramer's wife said his years of working in sales made him the man she best remembers him to be: talkative, humorous and outgoing. Mr. Kramer of Columbia died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013. He was 73.
A mid-life bike accident left Albert Lee Henson III paralyzed from the chest down, but the accident didn’t freeze his passion or giddy grin.
Eileen Hargraves of Columbia died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013. She was 90.
The group's first meeting is scheduled for Wednesday. It will be open to the public.
The massive campaign is meant to persuade — or dissuade — a few wavering Missouri lawmakers who will decide in September whether to override the governor's veto of the state's first income tax cut in nearly a century.
Joe Kelly tossed six strong innings and Matt Holliday drove in a run for a seventh straight game, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night.
The final piece of structural steel was put in place Tuesday. The development will open next year with restaurants and drinking establishments.
The sessions are aimed at hunters, landowners, conservation groups and businesses, including captive deer breeders and big-game hunting preserves.
Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer, Billy Butler also went deep and the Royals romped to an 11-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Monday.
Dance team coach Danyale Williams taught prospective team members the audition routine on Monday. Auditions will be held Tuesday.
Coach Gary Pinkel has been preaching player safety this season. The Tigers have no significant injuries to report heading into Saturday’s season opener, and all players will be expected to suit up and play against Murray State.
The victim was the 6-year-old daughter of Jesse Lee Heaston's girlfriend at the time.
This year, the One Read project is showcasing "The Ruins of Us" by local author Keija Parssinen. Local people will read portions of the novel for broadcast in September.
The evaluation will help determine if Rudy Perez Jr., who is accused of murdering a fellow patient, was mentally competent at the time of the crime and is fit to stand trial now.
Citizens must take collective responsibility to conserve energy and slow human-caused climate change in an attempt to protect the environment for future generations.
He was awarded the European-African-Middle Eastern Theatre Campaign Ribbon with 4 Bronze Stars, the Air Medal with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters, and the Distinguished Flying Cross. He was involved in the Boone County and National Historical Society and Hallsville Historical Society as well as a past member and president of the Hallsville School Board.