The bowfin was more than 32 inches long and weighed in at 13.38 pounds, besting the previous record by more than two pounds.
This week, the Missourian highlights the Department of Agriculture's weekly market summary of grain and cattle trends in each region of the state.
The Real ID Act is a law passed by Congress in 2005, amidst security concerns from the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, that requires standards for identification cards in order to enter federal buildings and board commercial flights.
Missourian photographers captured Patriot Riders escorting the family of Tom Clements to a memorial in his honor, Clydesdale foals and the Missouri Beer Festival.
The game ended early when Chelsea Thomas gave up a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the sixth to give the Crimson Tide an eight-run lead and the series victory.
Columbia Police officers are looking for a white, older model pickup truck that was seen in the area of the incident, which occurred on the 900 block of Curtis Avenue in MU's Greektown.
The Tigers defeated the Bulldogs by a score of 8-5 Sunday to clinch the series and widen the gap between the two teams in the SEC East standings.
The Missouri softball team lost two of three games to Alabama, while the Missouri baseball team picked up two much-needed wins against Georgia.
Betty G. Kemper died Thursday, April 4, 2013. She was 81.
Madison Rhyner picked up the only point for Missouri in a 4-1 loss Sunday.
Betty G. Kemper of Columbia passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013. A gathering of Betty's family and friends will be from noon to 2 p.m. on Thursday, April 11, at Memorial Funeral Home.
Joe G. Dillard shares a story about a lawn mower accident, during which he learned how to make homemade confetti.
Drury (31-4), from Springfield, Mo., closed the season with 23 straight wins to win its first Division II national championship on Sunday.
Rodolfo Rodriguez, 25, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, and Dante V. Jones, 24, was transported to University Hospital for moderate injuries, where he remains in stable condition.
All involved in negotiations are optimistic that the time is ripe to make the biggest changes to the nation's immigration laws in more than a quarter-century.
The Associated Press has compiled a big dose of facts, figures and other information to help understand the current debate about immigration.
A growing number of people have stopped paying for cable and satellite TV service. These "Zero TV" households are changing the traditional definition of a TV home by watching shows and movies on the Internet.
The percentage of Americans in the labor force dropped to its lowest point since May 1979 after more than half a million people left the work force from February to March.
The Cardinals chased Cain (0-1) while scoring nine times in the fourth inning. The last two runs came home on Carlos Beltran's single off reliever Jose Mijares.
Billy Butler's fifth-inning homer, the first slam of his career and the first ever allowed by Philadelphia left-hander Cole Hamels, put Kansas City ahead 6-4.