Madeline Cuppy, president of the Missouri High School Rodeo, juggles school and rodeo life.
Hannah and Morgan Williams, 16-year-old twins from Odessa, are among high school students from across Missouri gathered in the Central Missouri Events Center to show off their skills.
Incoming Columbia Public Schools Superintendent Peter Stiepleman spoke Friday about how the district will adapt to Columbia's growth. He said that more funds will be needed, and he's not opposed to re-evaluating the district's calendar.
"The next chapter of my life is going to be focused on trying to get people out of poverty, not just help them cope with it," said Peggy Kirkpatrick, executive director of the Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri.
The bus in the crash "did exactly what it is designed to do," Columbia Public Schools' spokeswoman said Friday. It absorbed the collision's impact and kept the 22 children on the bus safe from serious injury.
The department will host an open-house meeting on the priorities list from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday at the Activity and Recreation Center.
The actual waiting times for new patients at Truman Veterans Hospital are less than widely reported prospective numbers drawn from a Veterans Administration audit released Monday.
State and local candidates running in the August Primary Election provided one-minute presentations over dinner and dessert at the annual Strawberry Festival on Friday evening.
Lorenzo Cain had a two-run double to highlight a five-run first inning, Jeremy Guthrie pitched into the sixth inning and the Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to five games with a 7-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
Lance Lynn threw eight innings of two-hit ball and Matt Adams homered on his first swing since coming off the disabled list, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 1-0 victory over Jordan Zimmermann and the Washington Nationals on Friday night.
Anderson, who took over the Missouri basketball team, will earn a total guarantee of $1.1 million.
The Missouri athletics department and the Kansas City Sports Commission will be making an announcement regarding Tiger basketball Monday morning in Kansas City.
Who to follow for updates, commentary and news about the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Columbia resident Kor'janae Carter was charged with second degree assault and peace disturbance after driving her vehicle toward a group of individuals and striking someone, sheriff's officials said.
A Columbia man has been charged in connection with entering a residence on Moore Walkway and exposing himself to two female residents.
Fostering a pet is an easy way to help shelter pets find a home. Volunteering to foster helps open space in shelters and prepares the animal for their forever home.
Marian Gaborik scored a tying power-play goal with 12:04 left in regulation for the resilient Kings, who rallied from yet another deficit before finishing off the Rangers in the longest game in franchise history.
Flowers was due to make $5.25 million this season, and he carried a salary cap number of $10.5 million that made him difficult to keep.
Attorneys for John Winfield appeal ruling on use of pentobarbital to the U.S. Supreme Court.
The St. Louis-based Gateway Foundation will loan the sculpture "China China" by Chinese artist Zhu Wei to the airport for 10 years.