On Nov. 30, Nate Towers, a high school coach, set the world record for one mile of backwards joggling for "The Book of Alternative Records."
Figures released Friday by the Office of Administration show net general collections totaled $3.77 billion from July through December.
One exemption covered operational guidelines and policies developed by law enforcement, public safety agencies and others for preventing and responding to terrorism incidents.
Authorities said a towboat worker pulled the captain away from the boat's wheel and choked him, causing the vessel to veer sharply toward the Illinois shoreline.
The law has failed to keep up with society and its increasing dependence on Internet traffic and trade.
If tax cuts really improve the economy, then Missouri’s should be booming. By nearly any measure, the state has among the lowest tax burdens in the nation, much of it the result of Republican policies since 2003.
The Historic Preservation Commission also raised questions about the application for a demolition permit.
MU student Stacy Stewart launched Desire to Aspire as an after-school program at Lange Middle School.
Of 10 downtown businesses along Broadway and Ninth Street, eight reported better numbers than last year.
MU climatologist Pat Guinan said December temperatures ran well above normal, punctuating a year dominated by usually high temperatures and drought.
No. 10 Georgia beat Missouri 77-46 on Thursday night in the Tigers' first Southeastern Conference game.
ABB's business could benefit from increases in demand for wind energy because every wind turbine needs a transformer, said Gene Cobb, union president at ABB.
The struggle to come in the city of Jefferson is already taking shape.
The Missouri women's basketball team concluded its nonconference slate with a 72-69 loss Saturday at Memphis. The 11-3 Tigers remain optimistic, though, heading into their first Southeastern Conference game Thursday at No. 10 Georgia.
Online bill payment will be unavailable this weekend during scheduled maintenance.
Boone County's Republican Central Committee is seeking nominations for the annual award in remembrance of Dr. Edward H. Robb.
The council provides input to the MU Extension educational programing in Boone County. Any adult Boone County resident can vote.
Helen Irene Hathman of Columbia died on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013.
Steve Ray Simpson Sr. died Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. He loved spending time with his grandchildren, watching UFO movies and NASCAR racing.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, January 7, 2013, at Memorial Funeral Home.