Posted 6:19 AM 7/25/2017 by Jasmyn Willis, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Columbia College has seen drastic growth in enrollment and will spend $20 million to expand its campus. Columbia College grew by 13 percent this past school year.
Director of Public Relations Sam Fleury said it will break ground in 2018 and the expansion will be completed (More)
Posted 11:38 AM 7/24/2017 by Shaoyang Chen, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - Police have identified the man who died of gunshot wound at the hospital Saturday night.
Officers were called to the 2700 block of Quail Drive at 6:28 p.m.for reports of a man with a gunshot wound. Officers later learned medical personnel pronounced the man dead.(More)...
Posted 9:48 AM 7/24/2017 by Gage Jackson, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
FULTON — The Fulton Fire Department is investigating the cause of a house fire on Nichols Street early Monday.
Crews found heavy smoke and flames pouring from the inside of the single-story home but were able to get control within 15 to 20 minutes.
After a full sweep of the (More)
Posted 7:03 PM 7/23/2017 by Nick Allen, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Missouri's executive office is working on an initiative to help bolster the sales of Missouri farmers within the state.
Lieutenant Governor Michael Parson announced the "Buy Missouri" initiative at the Missouri Farm Bureau Agrotourism Conference Sunday (More)
Posted 11:45 AM 7/24/2017 by Stephanie Lorenc, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA – The “Cornerstones of Columbia” event will take place Monday night starting at 5:30 outside of “Hittsville,” where the old Coca-Cola bottling company once stood.
Hittsville is now home to Uprise Bakery, Ragtag Cinema, Ninth Street video and Hitt (More)
Posted 7:05 PM 7/23/2017 by Lydia Nusbaum, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA- Two gym owners pushed a truck around town to raise money for charity Sunday afternoon.
Michael Egnew and Jerrell Jackson, the owners of API Project Fitness, pushed a Dodge Ram Truck to raise money for the Boys and Girls Club.
The goal: To show kids they can (More)
Posted 4:58 PM 7/22/2017 by Eric Graves, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Show-Me State Games are in full swing with a showcase of over 30 sports with competitors from all over Missouri.
Some of these sports take place outside in temperatures that have been reaching upper (More)
Posted 8:29 AM 7/22/2017 by Michael Rizzo, KOMU 8 Reporter