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Board of Education votes to keep middle and high school virtual, elementary to return Oct. 19

Isaac Yontz
The Board of Education votes 4-3 to keep high school virtual until another vote. Parents and community members give their opinions on what the board...

COVID-19 halts multiple sports seasons

Ryan Choe
The Missouri State High School Activities Association canceled the remainder of the Class 4 and Class 5 state basketball tournaments and suspended the spring sports...

Stiepleman announces new district virtues

Ben Kimchi
Trust. Integrity. Collaboration. Transparency. Empathy. Grace. Dr. Peter Stiepleman said the implementation of these six values will guide the school district’s decisions and improve Columbia...

Free feminine hygiene products in bathrooms

Amanda Kurukulasuriya
It started with a civics project and a sneaky period. Freshman Shruti Gautam was going about her day when her menstrual cycle caught her unprepared...