With the redistricting for Battle High School, the Hickman's girls basketball team lost seven underclassmen, cutting depth and height to a minimum. Starting center Ellie Johnson was one of those cross-town losses. The varsity roster sits at 10.
On Wednesday, Gary Pinkel joined Missouri players Michael Sam, James Franklin and Max Copeland on the national award lists.
After a controversy over which drug to use, Missouri turned to a compounding pharmacy to make pentobarbital for the execution of Joseph Franklin on Wednesday. Franklin's execution was the state's first in three years, and the attorney general has asked the Missouri Supreme Court to set execution dates for 17 others.
Boone County Clerk Wendy Noren will take a leave of absence to undergo cancer treatment.
Everybody Eats will be held as part of Thanksgiving at Stephens College's Stamper Commons at 1300 Broadway. Food donations are welcome.
Next week marks a rare occurrence of Hanukkah and Thanksgiving landing on the same date. People throughout the U.S. are inventing creative culinary and entrepreneurial concepts to mark the occasion.
The Tigers and Rangers agreed to a blockbuster trade Wednesday night that would send Detroit slugger Prince Fielder to Texas for second baseman Ian Kinsler, according to a person with knowledge of the deal.
In looking at future action the Mayor's Task Force on Community Violence may take, preparing for a Columbia Public Schools presentation and clarifying questions the task force will ask the youth and itself were all discussed.
In a little over 24 hours, an online campaign raised more than $2,500 to help MU graduate student Ransford Pinto go home to Ghana to be with his grieving family after the death of his younger brother.
The presidential search committee at Columbia College narrowed down the applicant pool to three finalists. The names will be available to the public Jan. 2, 2014.
Born and raised in Mercer, Sierra Michaelis broke multiple records on her way to becoming 2013 Miss Show-Me Basketball. Now, Missouri's freshman guard must transition from high school basketball to Division I competition.
Robert Coleman and Joshua Courtois, both of Mineral Point, and Zackary Jarvis and Jeffrey Rousan, both of Potosi, have been arrested on charges of third-degree assault of a Gumby's Pizza employee.
In light of the new school start and dismissal times this year, some families are sacrificing time together to make sure school, extracurricular activities and sleep all fit into their new schedules.
John Burns, former Missouri basketball player, returns to Columbia as Battle's first boys basketball coach. Even though Burns doesn't yet know who his starting five will be, he's optimistic about this season laying the foundation for the school's basketball program.
Angie Roberds, Battle High School's inaugural girls basketball coach, isn't worried that half of the Spartans' roster are freshmen. She's used to coaching athletes who are learning to play together for the first time.
Without Medicaid expansion, a high number of Missourians will never qualify for the Affordable Care Act program. Instead of eliminating insured people, a true reform needs to provide care in all counties in the state.
A new memorial in Memorial Union North contains the names of fallen students, faculty and staff. MU student Karen Johnson designed the memorial as part of a class project.
Paul Heine died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, after battling cancer. He was 64.
The St. Louis Cardinals gave manager Mike Matheny a three-year contract extension Wednesday, rewarding him for deep postseason runs in his first two seasons on the job.
Five golfers signed National Letters of Intent to play for the Missouri men's golf team.