Groundbreaking for the elementary school next to Battle High School is anticipated for the fall.
The confusion regarding the "reading wars" lies in the technology. What a recently published article in the Missourian calls “phonics-based instruction” is actually “intensive systematic phonics instruction,” a view of phonics that insists we teach all children all the major rules of phonics in a strict order.
There are not enough words to illustrate how disgusted I am by your decision to allow Kevin Crane to speak at commencement. Kevin Crane is a monster. I believe he is single-handedly responsible for keeping an innocent man, Ryan Ferguson, behind bars.
The decline of two traditional sources of revenue — state money and tuition collected from rapid enrollment growth — complicates MU's quest to balance a budget that faculty say is already constricting.
Whether it's basketball in the NBA or overseas, Laurence Bowers, the first scholarship basketball player in Missouri history to earn a master's degree, is prepared to take the next step.
Bryan Leath Jr. formerly of Columbia, April 6, 1924 — May 14, 2013.
Mr. Hering's hobbies included sports, muscle cars and collectibles.
Mr. Leath was an accomplished woodworker who liked to make gifts for family and friends.
Stephen Hering liked sports, muscle cars, drag racing and collectibles.
President Obama addressed the targeting of conservative groups by the IRS, the new questions about the U.S. mission in Benghazi and the Justice Department's seizure of journalists' phone records.
The bill would restrict the use of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families cash benefits on items marketed exclusively for adults. It has been sent to Gov. Jay Nixon for approval.
County sheriffs already have responsibility to review concealed weapons applications, applicants' backgrounds and issue the paper permits.
The plan is a final offer to state senators, who would have to pass it before 6 p.m. Friday if it is to go to Gov. Jay Nixon.
Passengers carying small personal items such as backpacks or purses instead of rolling suitcases will be allowed to board before most other passengers.
Orb, who will attempt to win the Preakness this weekend, was not always a sure winner.
New defensive coordinator Bob Sutton has installed a defense built upon exotic blitzes and constant movement, a welcome sight for Chiefs defensive players.
Jonathan Niese allowed only two runs in 7 1/3 innings as the Mets defeated the Cardinals on Thursday, 5-2.
In real dollars, the GOP plan would cost students and families heavily, according to the nonpartisan Congressional Research Service.
The measure would exempt the Doe Run Resources Corp. from punitive damages if the court determines the company is making a "good faith" effort to clean up the contaminated sites.
The bill sent to the governor Thursday marks a compromise among some business groups and attorneys who represent injured workers.