The Republican State Committee elected Martin chairman in a 34-32 vote during the second round of balloting. Martin ran for attorney general in November but lost to Democratic incumbent Chris Koster.
The Rock Bridge girls basketball team lost 54-38 to Marian Catholic on Saturday at the Prepcasts Elite Shootout in St. Louis.
Candidates for Columbia's Fifth Ward City Council seat answered questions from the public concerning, among other things, power lines and renovations to the city's airport.
John Phillips, of Kansas City, and Michael Ponder, of Cape Girardeau, both earned law degrees at MU.
After an audit by the state raised concerns about the way case loads are calculated, the question remains: Is the Public Defender System really in crisis? Or is it using an old, out-of-date system for measuring its workload?
Spurred by a group of local activists, city staff are investigating if it's a good idea to remove fluoride from Columbia's drinking water supply.
The acrylic paintings by Rod Becher, 65, a parishioner at the church, depict the life of Jesus Christ.
Joy Marzolf, who is disabled, visits the Bookmobile every two weeks.
Although Bucknell is unranked, the Bison are currently surging at 13-2, the program's best start.
Steve Renne was elected as the private-sector co-chairman. The board guides a network of 20 nonprofits across Missouri.
Southern Boone County Fire Protection District responded to a fire at 2340 Cedar Tree Lane this morning.
Norman Leroy Troxel, 46, pleaded guilty on Jan. 18, 2012, to possessing child pornography, according to a news release from the Boone County Sheriff's Department.
A woman involved in the accident was possibly in labor, said Boone County Fire Protection District spokesman Gale Blomenkamp.
World War II veteran Harold Bell Carter of Columbia died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013.
Betty B. Dack of Columbia died Saturday, Dec. 29. She was 90 years old.
A memorial service will be held at the Epple Chapel, Lenoir Woods, January 19, 2013 at 11 a.m.
Memorial services will at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 5, 2013, at Parker Funeral Service.
David Hosier is charged in the deaths of 61-year-old Rodney Gilpin and his wife, 45-year-old Angela Gilpin.
Eric Bogard will face jail time if he violates probation before mid-June. He also must complete 20 hours of community service and pay the St. Louis Cardinals $500.
Prosecutors said a Joplin woman applied for federal help by falsely claiming her apartment had been damaged by the tornado.