American Cancer Society staff member Emily Beydler helps coordinate the University of Missouri's Relay For Life. This year's relay is scheduled for 6 p.m. on April 24 on the Mel Carnahan Quadrangle. Young people really are making a difference with this event, she said.
Athletes and coworkers write about their respect for Akeem Robinson, a former graduate assistant with Missouri's football and cross country teams, who is now at New Mexico State University.
With a Ferguson grand jury decision on the horizon, community members shared their hopes for how Columbia will respond and move forward.
Some people think about how to protect themselves all day every day, but others hardly give it a second thought. Where does your lifestyle fall on the spectrum?
ANY QUESTIONS: Is there a law that regulates how far hunters must be from others' private property when hunting?
A Missourian editor posed the question: Are there any laws regulating how far a hunter has to be from others' private property while hunting? Read what we've found here and submit your own question.
Nursing student Marina Steinhauer explains how both benefit when nursing students interact with preschoolers.
Columbia residents could have easier access to fresh food with Community Supported Agriculture Distribution programs.
Separately, depression and mania can be crippling. Going through life bouncing between them can be even worse.
A member of the Mizzou Running Club shares a revelation about running and life: You can't set a new personal record every day.
When a domestic or sexual violence victim seeks help at any Columbia hospital, Jessica Berry is one of the many people on call and ready to help.
Summer production director applications, due Monday, are available online.
Local author Nancy Rogers is the author of "Rabbit, Raw: Poems and Short Stories about Rabbits, Relatives and Relationships."
Teachers and students at Columbia Public Schools showed off their creativity today with Halloween costumes inspired by apps, books and more.
Adventure and service dominated for almost everyone who joined the Peace Corps. Among the lessons learned: All peoples and individuals are different, all peoples and individuals are the same. If we listen and look for commonalities, we can work and play together with people of all races, cultures and creeds.
Members of MizzouThon leadership share their stories and explain that, good days or bad, it's worth it "for the kids."
Readers share their favorite spots for leaf-peeping in the Columbia region.
Former students checked in from across the country. Was your city represented?
All Saints' Day can provide an alternative to Halloween that focuses on family and education. Many cultures outside of the U.S. celebrate this day with feasting and remembering the dead in various fashions.
The 5K Phreedom run in November is to help veterans and their families as they work to reduce the adverse effects of alcoholism and other drug addictions.
She loves Disney and portrait photography. Learn more about the Missourian's assistant director of photography in this edition of From the Newsroom.