CoMo You Know
West Middle School is one of six middle schools in Columbia. The middle school opened in 1961.
Lange Middle School is one of six middle schools in Columbia.
Smithton Middle School is one of three middle schools in the Columbia Public Schools district. The school offers a variety of education programs and electives.
Oakland Middle School is one of Columbia's six middle schools.
Kim Anderson is the new head coach for the Missouri's men's basketball team. He played for Missouri from 1973-77 and is ranked among the school's top-20, all-time scorers.
Mizzou Advantage founded in 2010, is a program at MU that attempts to address and solve real-world problems and aims to raise the impact of the university. The program provides funding for various projects and encourages collaboration.
Truman's Closet, an MU organization run by the Missouri Students Association, rents clothing to MU students, faculty and staff for free and provides educational resources for its customers.
Common Core State Standards are a set of nationwide educational standards created in 2010 to better address issues of education curriculum in schools.
Founded in 2012, Tiger Pantry is a food pantry that provides MU students, faculty and staff in need with food assistance once per month. The organization operates under a "no-questions asked" policy for giving out aid.
Tim Jamieson is the head coach of the Missouri baseball team, entering his 20th season in 2014. That makes him the longest-tenured head coach at Missouri and only the second coach the program has had for the past 40 years.
Chris Kelly is a representative for downtown Columbia, including MU, Stephens College and Columbia College.
Rep. Stephen Webber, D-Columbia, has been a state representative since 2008. When he was elected, he was the youngest member in the Missouri House of Representatives.
Caleb Rowden is Missouri's 44th District state representative, and represents both Boone and Randolph counties.
Kurt Schaefer is a member of the Missouri state senate. He has represented Missouri's 19th district since 2009. He is also a partner at the Kansas City law firm Lathrop & Gage.
Ice and snow didn't halt the beginning of the 71st annual Pictures of the Year International competition.
Last year, the Missouri Food Bank Association collected more than 117 million pounds of food, which means more than 97 million meals.
The Columbia Mall, located on Bernadette Drive, has more than 100 stores.
The mission of the Columbia Housing Authority is to provide safe, healthy and affordable housing opportunities to low-income individuals and families.
The Columbia Cemetery was established two centuries ago in 1820.
The Columbia Audubon Society is an organization dedicated to the conservation of birds and wildlife habitats.