MU junior Abby Holman and her father, Kevin, visit an Amish produce auction north of Columbia in Clark twice a week to stock the stand with freshly grown fruits and vegetables.
Non-essential personnel at the U.S. Embassy in Yemen were ordered to leave the country by the State Department. The department also said U.S. citizens should also leave Yemen immediately.
About $500,000 more is needed before construction can begin. Plans include offering the mosque for lectures, community social events and meals.
Most people say that the ideal life span is between 79 to 100 years.
A military study has shown the length of deployments or number of deployments are not directly associated with suicide. Instead, suicide might be more strongly correlated with mental illness or alcohol problems.
The biggest declines were in Florida, Georgia, Missouri, New Jersey and South Dakota. Each saw their obesity numbers fall at least 1 percentage point.
The deficit is expected to fall below $1 trillion at the end of the budget year for the first time in four years.
Columbia residents could have an opportunity to vote this November on a 20-cent property tax increase that would be used to hire new police officers.
Mayor Bob McDavid named the 13-member task force at a news conference Monday morning.
The Columbia City Council unanimously approved an amendment Monday evening to the annual action plan for funding of two federal housing and community development grants.
If the ballot issue is approved, sewage rate would increase about $3 over a five-year period to pay for sewage infrastructure improvements. First Ward Councilman Fred Schmidt said people are asking for this measure and the increase in rates is cheap.
It’s genuinely disappointing that politicians like Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler continue to put politics over the health and economic benefits the law provides to Missourians.
The city hopes to implement a new bike share program, which could make short commutes and city bus trips more convenient.
Kony Ealy, a 6-foot-5-inch, 275-pound defensive end is one of the Tigers’ most gifted athletes.
Officers carried out more than 200 traffic stops, 60 check subjects and made approximately 40 arrests.
The type of information shared potentially included participant name, date of birth, MO HealthNet identification account number, county name, phone number and the last four digits of the Social Security number. No medical or financial information was released.
The Missouri women's tennis team will be hosting the 2014 SEC Tennis Championships in April with newly renovated facilities.
JJ Musgrove will be replacing Chris Stevens as manager of Columbia's Office of Cultural Affairs, effective Aug. 29.
You can’t support the U.S. Constitution by passing laws that trash it. Missouri legislators would do well to remember that.
The first position of its kind gets removed from Columbia Public Schools after trial period. The money will be used for the Walking School Bus program.