Missouri seat belt use is 6 percentage points behind the national average.
After a quiet first year last season and an underwhelming first half against Southern Illinois last week, Missouri center Ryan Rosburg responded to a challenge from his coach and teammates to step up his play. The second year player finished the game strong with nine rebounds.
The trailer is intended to offer more food options and to reduce crowding in the high schools' cafeterias. On Thursday, Rock Bridge students could buy applewood-smoked pulled pork and pulled chicken barbecue sandwiches and coleslaw.
The people who make up the Boone County Cyber Crimes Task Force strive to separate the horror of their work from the good things in their lives. That's difficult to do when crimes against children are the main focus of that work.
Columbia police think the same man is involved in at least nine burglaries in East Campus. The man enters unlocked homes, and at least one incident ended in sexual assault, police say.
The Rebels have played 12 different true freshmen this season, a handful in key roles. Even with injuries to some of their top recruits, the rest of Ole Miss' freshman class has stepped in and performed like veterans.
Domestic partners can be of the same or opposite gender and must be in a committed relationship with an employee for a year to qualify for health care coverage.
Rock Bridge boys basketball returns with only one starter from last season, senior point guard Jackson Dubinski. Coach Jim Scanlon expects Dubinski and junior guard Ryan Kreklow to help lead.
The annual Holiday Toys for Columbia's Youth drive is expected to help more than 300 families.
At a meeting live streamed from St. Louis onThursday, the University of Missouri System Board of Curators discussed system tuition and fees and approved an architect's contract for designing an expansion on MU's medical school.
If it doesn't comply, the Green Forest School District could face a legal fight costing up to $50,000.
Hickman High School student Junyi Wu devotes a lot of his time to practicing and preparing for piano competitions throughout the year.
The MU Strategic Operating Plan will redirect some funding to hiring "high-impact" faculty and developing "high-impact" programs, which will be measured using specific metrics.
Less housing and no retail is in store for a new development on the south side of town.
One Read is looking for books that promote discussion among community members. Nominations close Nov. 30.
Members of the public are invited to take part in a discussion of U.S. farm policy and the farm bill. The featured speaker will be Dr. Pat Westhoff, a professor in the MU Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics.
The lessons of the Kennedy years, both the triumphs and the tragedies, have stuck with me, with a stubborn vividness, far more so than anything from the years of Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and Barack Obama, all of whose presidencies I witnessed firsthand as a reporter.
Junior Jimmy Whitt, considered to be the top-ranked player from his class in Missouri, and senior Chris Clark, committed to play at UT-Martin, say their focus is on bringing Hickman its first state title since 1962.
Despite a sluggish first-half performance, Missouri held Southeast Missouri State to one 2-pointer in the first seven minutes of the second half and forced 21 turnovers over the course of the game to claim a 62-57 victory Thursday night.
The Avenue, an 899-bed development, would sit at the end of Stadium Boulevard. Several subdivisions and The Domain, a similar development, are nearby.