If approved, the proposed Spanish and English immersion program would start for kindergarteners during the 2015-16 school year.
Camp Adventure hosted around 30 kids at Stephens Lake Park on Monday.
Willie Trent, his son, Mike, and his daughter, Emma, use Empire Roller Rink to hone their skills and become national champions.
Forty-three drivers raced through downtown in the 2014 Mid Missouri Soap Box Derby on Sunday. Three racers will advance to nationals in Akron, Ohio.
Petitioners turned in a referendum petition Monday designed to repeal Opus Development Co.'s amended agreement with the city.
A proposed three-quarter cent sales tax increase would fund a number of major transportation projects and improvements in Columbia and the state, including reconstruction of the I-70 and U.S. 63 interchange.
New Missouri basketball coach Kim Anderson would like to start winning big recruiting battles in St. Louis.
MU named Linda Bennett to the position of interim Title IX coordinator. She's currently an assistant to the provost and an associate professor of learning, teaching and curriculum.
MU College of Engineering Dean James Thompson will step down from his position in the fall. Thompson's 20-year tenure saw increases in research and education programs offered by the school and a doubling in undergraduate enrollment.
Thirteen percent of schedulers in the facility-by-facility report on 731 hospitals and outpatient clinics reported being told by supervisors to falsify appointment schedules to make patient waits appear shorter.
For the 14th year, the Health Department will provide free nutritious lunches to children during the summer months.
Fostering animals from the Central Missouri Humane Society helps create space and prepare pets for adoption.
Missouri Theatre's stage and auditorium were dedicated to instrumental members of the Missouri Symphony Society on Saturday.
Elijah Fox-Brown was arrested Monday in connection with an incident in which he is accused of trying to light someone's hair on fire, throwing a brick through a windshield and striking a child on the back of the head.
The Columbia company 9th & Elm will mark its first anniversary Tuesday. Elly Bethune said she realized the online platform's potential after watching the growth of a fashion shop that she and Clay Bethune founded in Columbia in 2006.
Columbia-based Influence & Co. plans to add 22 jobs. The company started two years ago and helps other businesses create and distribute content.
Puppies and children gathered last week at Forrest Rose Park for the Central Missouri Humane Society's "Dogs and Puppies Galore" adoption event.
Some Columbia residents have reported receiving fraudulent messages, a U.S. Postal Service spokeswoman said. The email contains a virus that could steal personal information from a users computer.
The All-Star goalie made 32 saves during the Kings' 3-0 victory over New York in Game 3 on Monday night.
The Fire Department's website has suggested ways for residents to prevent or cope with fire and extreme weather.