Posted 9:02 PM 9/23/2017 by Emily McCarter, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Cooper's Landing had its first Rock n' Roll River Festival Saturday, where families enjoyed food, a fun atmosphere and music from local bands.
Will Saulsbery plays for the band "Money For Guns" and helped plan the festival with Cooper's Landing.
"We just decided (More)
Posted 8:45 AM 9/23/2017 by Matt Weller, KOMU 8 Reporter
COLUMBIA - Thirteen-year-old Jackson Morton was diagnosed with cancer in December 2016.
"You can't even describe the emotion at the time," said Becca Crossgrove, Morton's mother. "It was a five minute intense cry and then, 'okay, how do we handle this,'".
Morton was diagnosed (More)
Posted 9:53 AM 9/23/2017 by Anthony Holtschlag, KOMU 8 Reporter
BOONE COUNTY - The Latter House Kingdom Ministries of Columbia will host their tenth annual Fall Festival today at the Ranch House BBQ near the Millersberg exit off I-70.
The main purpose of the festival is an attempt to raise more than $1000 for the Ronald McDonald House of (More)
Posted 8:54 PM 9/22/2017 by Claire Kopsky, KOMU 8 Reporter
ELDON - The people of Eldon are rallying around a family whose son suffered a spinal injury during football practice on Wednesday.
Junior Hunter Bushnell went to practice as usual Wednesday and found himself in emergency surgery later that night, paralyzed from the chest down. Doctors say (More)