Scott Schilb is bringing his passion for rare and antiquarian books to Columbia.
Regional Economic Development Inc.'s #BOOM event united speakers to talk about entrepreneurship in Missouri. #BOOM's organizers want to grow the atmosphere of the Columbia startup scene The event highlighted how social media can be used in developing businesses.
It hasn't been long since the new system gained approval, but city transit planners are considering expanding the new CoMo Connect even farther to service Columbia Schools. They'll be assessing public opinion through surveys.
Weekend events you won't want to miss include a chili cookoff, gospel music and soul food dinner and high school wrestling competitions.
Columbia College beat Freed-Hardeman in 2009 and 2010 in the first two contests between the teams. On Jan. 18, the two teams met for their first AMC matchup with the Cougars losing by 27 points. This time Columbia College will be looking for revenge.
Battle scored just eight points in the first quarter but picked up the tempo in the second half with major contributions from guards Trey Smith and Daviante Ostrander to beat Mid Buchanan.
The snake reported missing in Defoe-Graham Hall in January was found on Feb. 11
The execution date for Jeffrey Ferguson, convicted of abducting, raping and killing a 17-year-old girl in St. Charles 25 years ago, has been set for March 26. Missouri has executed three men since November.
The Stephens College basketball team got its first "W" this season despite losing to Harris-Stowe State University.
Missouri senior sprinter Tre Chambers continues to chase his teammates and the times he clocked his freshman year. A snapped left hamstring left him on the injured list for two years. This season, he is hoping to leave his struggles behind and become an All-American.
Now, just six months later, Columbia is really starting to feel like home. When I broke my ankle, fellow Derby Dames stayed with me through surgery, lent me crutches, and constantly offered words of encouragement and support.
Multiple Missouri athletes achieved personal records in the field, as the team prepares for the upcoming SEC championships.
The Tigers defeated Fordham 8-0 in five innings as they continued the Mary Nutter Classic on Friday. Fordham struggled with errors throughout the game, committing five overall.
Missouri's offense managed to score 15 runs in the Tigers' lopsided victory over Radford in their opening game of the Wake Forest Invitational on Friday.
The Missouri Department of Conservation released new regulations for the 2014 fishing and hunting seasons. Permits for the 2014 season will be available March 1 for purchase.
The Tigers lost to the Bears 3-2 on Thursday evening in their second game of the Mary Nutter Classic, bringing their record to 5-2.
Rock Bridge has four wrestlers competing for championships Saturday. Fr. Tolton has two wrestlers, including Jaydin Clayton, who is attempting to win his third state title.
Ryan Kreklow and Jackson Dubinski led Rock Bridge in the Bruins' victory over Lincoln Prep, despite several frustrating moments in the second half. The final score was 60-51.
Missouri gymnasts enjoyed their best meet of the season to date in their victory over George Washington on Friday night with a score of 195.725-193.700, the highest total team score for the Tigers this season.
A small fire at a vacant home near Hickman High School on Friday morning caused no injuries and minimal damage.