Of the Boone County representatives, Rep. Stephen Webber, D-Columbia, was the lone "no" vote, saying tax credits would be better used to help Columbia small-business owners.
City officials and local business owners celebrated the leasing of all of the retail space in the Fifth and Walnut parking garage during a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house on Friday.
As of Friday afternoon, conditions on major routes from Columbia to Atlanta varied from clear to snow-covered.
The event will be held Sept. 26 to 28 at Stephens Lake Park. Tickets will go on sale Monday.
While some in the SEC are enjoying more tropical climes, Missouri fans have trudged through sleet, snow and rain to make it to the championship game. Marching Mizzou members had some car setbacks, but they are back on the road.
Nelson Mandela, the former president of South Africa and anti-apartheid leader, has died at age 95. Columbia residents with ties to South Africa shared thoughts and memories at the passing of this global civil rights icon.
The outgoing Texas A&M president says he plans to focus on keeping MU affordable, boosting its rankings and building on the Mizzou Advantage plan.
Janet Moreland finished her trip from the source of the Missouri River to the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday. The journey took nearly eight and a half months.
Members of the Mizzou-Atlanta alumni chapterare holding a happy hour and tailgate in preparation for the Missouri vs. Auburn game on Saturday.
Photographer Jeff Gardner has spent the past three years traveling to foreign countries with nonprofit organizations to help them gain support for humanitarian issues such as clean water, education and health care.
A couple with divided Missouri/Auburn loyalties prepare to defend their alma maters in Saturday's SEC Championship game.
Columbia protesters rallied outside of Burger King Thursday in support of wage hikes.
The Program for International Student Assessment results show students in the United States have lower math and science scores than students in other countries.
Texas A&M students posted tearful, heartfelt goodbyes to R. Bowen Loftin while MU students excitedly welcomed him to the university.
The 2014 Heartland Area YMCA Championships will be held in March at the MU Aquatic Facility.
A team established in 2009 at University Hospital helps staff members cope. The program has expanded rapidly and is now being piloted at other hospitals in the country.
Texas A&M President R. Bowen Loftin will begin as MU's chancellor on Feb. 1.
R. Bowen Loftin, outgoing president of Texas A&M University, will be MU's next chancellor, the Bryan-College Station Eagle is reporting.
The Mayor's Task Force on Community Violence sought advice from Columbia Public Schools to help the task force combat youth violence.
Dan Viets, chairman of Show-Me Cannabis Regulation, is seeking a state constitutional amendment. Petitioners will have to collect signatures from 8 percent of Missouri voters to get the measure on the ballot.