Low recycling rates and millions of gallons of oil needed to produce and transport the bottles makes tap water all the more appealing.
Sally Field had a right to say what she wanted, but Fox Entertainment also had the right to censor what was broadcast.
Instead of running the risk of creating a monopoly by luring one airline to the area, the airport would be better served extending the runway and bringing in more traffic.
Missourian columnist Miller says it’s nice to get away from the world of news for a week, but coming back home leads one to find that very little has changed.
As Americans, we spend more time showering our children and elderly with goods rather than investing time and caring in them.
The U.S. government has been denying visas to foreign scholars, often without giving them a reason why.
Rewarding thought processes and life experiences is important because it helps a person feel included and gives them the confidence to stand out.
The Columbia School Board has learned that choosing a high school site in secret doesn’t always generate the best site and can lead to a public backlash.
Public bodies that only give the party line are dangerous to the health of meaningful talk in our town.
David Rosman doles out praise to local establishments that live by good hospitality.
Snatching up the news is a good way to spoil a fine day.
A reader says state lawmakers who are interested only in toeing the party line are hindering legitimate academic inquiry and scientific research at the university.
A reader living with paralysis worries that attacks on stem cell research infringe on patients’ rights.
Money needed for infrastructure and busing costs would be better spent on education.
Rose Nolen recalls her days of living in a small town and tells why she loves walking.
A good location for the new high school is Smiley Lane and Missouri 763.
The Missourian has made coverage of Columbia's new high school site a priority.
Rosman says in order to be truly holy, you need to accept the holy beliefs of others.
Rising childhood obesity and increased fuel costs, among other factors, are reasons why Columbia should locate its new high school close enough that students can commute using nonmotorized modes.
Cosmopolitan Park offers a number of reasons to be considered as the site for the city’s new high school.