From 2003 to 2013, the district grew from 16,447 students to 17,722 students. The largest growth period occurred from 2004 to 2007.
A partnership between the city and a private firm to install solar arrays at the city-owned COLT Railroad facility has led to the largest solar site in Missouri. The rooftop installation is also the largest in the eight contiguous states.
Water and Light and H2O'C engineers hope to convince residents that water is not an infinite resource and teach easy ways to conserve water and save money.
Public Safety Joint Communications activated warning sirens across Boone County shortly after 5:15 p.m. Wednesday in response to a tornado warning issued by the National Weather Service for the southeastern part of the county.
Investigators of the Boston Marathon bombing say they have a suspect but no one has been arrested, despite conflicting reports.
Mike Campbell, a spokesman for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, says there was no joint venture and his agency never asked for or received the Missouri information.
Missouri basketball coach Frank Haith announced Wednesday that four-star recruit junior transfer Keanau Post will be joining the Tigers' roster in 2013.
The district is expecting to purchase about 1,100 iPad minis for Battle students as a pilot for a new technology initiative for Columbia public schools.
Hail as large as golf balls struck Columbia on Wednesday afternoon.
In six months, a half-cent tax on downtown retail sales has outstripped revenue estimates and generated a $50,000 surplus.
Students asked U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler questions about her stances on gun control, marijuana legalization, national security and national debt.
Kappa Delta sorority sisters will sell cake pops, cupcakes, Rice Krispie treats, cookies, brownies and pinwheels at Speakers Circle to raise money for Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston Children’s Hospital.
The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch and a flash flood watch for Boone County.
Gene Robertson shares stories of a black men in the Columbia community who are giving back.
According to its National Register of Historic Places nomination, the building at 1001 University Ave. was designed by architect David Frederick Wallace, President Harry Truman's brother-in-law.
Former Cardinal player Stan Musial might have been one of the best people to play baseball, due in no small part to his unwavering integrity.
We seem to forget the sheer number of terrorist attacks, foreign and domestic, on United States soil.
Missouri head coach Tim Jamieson doesn’t consider Missouri State a rival. Whether it’s competition on the field or in terms of recruiting in-state athletes, Jamieson said only the Bears harbor any animosity.
Despite playing at Stephens College's home field, the Cougars' fun-loving spirit came out on top, too, in a doubleheader sweep of the Stars.
Morgan Eye, the Missouri women's basketball team's resident 3-point specialist, received an invitation to USA Basketball tryouts set for May in Colorado Springs, Colo.