Columbia, Missouri

What is Columbia, Missouri known for?


long made

, and public art. The tripartite establishment of Stephens College (1833), "Mizzou (University of Missouri)" (1839), and Columbia College (Columbia College (Columbia, Missouri)) (1851) has long made the city a center of education, culture, and athletic competition. These three schools surround Downtown Columbia (Downtown Columbia, Missouri) on the east, south, and north; at its center is the Avenue of the Columns, which connects Francis Quadrangle and Jesse Hall


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'''Nischelle Turner''' is an entertainment & lifestyle reporter for KNBC in Los Angeles. She was a general assignment reporter for KTTV FOX 11 from 2004 and to October 2, 2008 and worked as a sideline reporter for FOX's Sunday NFL broadcasts, and did segments for a show called Dailies. (1 March 2010). Sports Media Dream Girl Nischelle Turner, Vizage magazine Prior to KTTV, she worked for WEHT, the ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate in Evansville, Indiana and for WVUE, the FOX (Fox Broadcasting Company) Affiliate in New Orleans. She is a native of Columbia, Missouri . She attended the University of Missouri, and graduated from its Journalism school. She will be working with either analyst Kurt Warner or Torry Holt and either play-by-play Chris Myers or Chris Rose. '''MUTV''' is an American student university Student television station channel that originates on the campus the University of Missouri in Columbia (Columbia, Missouri). The station airs original student programming in addition to recently released major motion pictures. MUTV airs to the campus on channel 23, though its programming is also simulcast to local cable TV subscribers (see below). The station is funded by the student government and gives undergraduate students a chance to gain experience before entering their journalism sequence (Missouri School of Journalism#Undergraduate Sequences). MUTV programming can also be seen on all Mediacom Public-access television cable systems throughout the Columbia (Columbia, Missouri)-Jefferson City (Jefferson City, Missouri) market (media market) on cable channel 20, Tuesdays 9:00-10:00 p.m., Wednesdays at 12:00 midnight-1:00 a.m., Thursdays 5:00-6:00 p.m., and Saturdays 3:00-4:00 p.m. Legend has it that the high school received this nickname in the 1920s when the football coach L.E. Ziegler was so angry with the way his squad had looked in practice that as an insult he said they looked like a bunch of "Spoofhounds". The players mockingly referred to one another by this insult and the name stuck. In the 1940s, Ziegler became the superintendent of schools for Columbia, Missouri where the mascot is also named for an early 20th century doll—the Kewpies. Marc's Distinctive High School Mascot Collection Retrieved October 26, 2006 Maryville's mascot has evolved over the years from a lovable buffoon "Spoofy" to a snarling "Hound." As of 2009, no other academic institution or sports club had adopted the nickname.


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* (Category:Columbia, Missouri) Category:Cities in Boone County, Missouri Category:Cities in Missouri Category:Cities in Columbia, Missouri metropolitan area Category:University towns in the United States Category:Populated places established in 1818 Category:County seats in Missouri Category:Busking venues - style "background:#f0f0f0; text-align: center;" 5 style "text-align: left; padding-left: 10px;" '''Columbia (Columbia, Missouri)''' 108,500 Boone (Boone County, Missouri) - thumb Brookings Hall at Washington University (File:Brookings.jpg) The University of Missouri System is Missouri's statewide public university system. The flagship institution and largest university in the state is the University of Missouri in Columbia (Columbia, Missouri). The others in the system are University of Missouri–Kansas City, University of Missouri–St. Louis, and Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla (Rolla, Missouri). During the late nineteenth and early twentieth century the state established a series of normal schools in each region of the state, originally named after the geographic districts: Northeast Missouri State University (now Truman State University) (1867), Central Missouri State University (now the University of Central Missouri) (1871), Southeast Missouri State University (1873), Southwest Missouri State University (now Missouri State University) (1905), Northwest Missouri State University (1905), Missouri Western State University (1915), and Missouri Southern State University (1937). Lincoln University (Lincoln University of Missouri) and Harris-Stowe State University were established in the mid-nineteenth century and are historically black colleges and universities. The Missouri makes a bend to the southeast as it winds through the Great Plains, receiving the Niobrara River and many smaller tributaries from the southwest. It then proceeds to form the boundary of South Dakota and Nebraska, then after being joined by the James River (James River (Dakotas)) from the north, forms the Iowa–Nebraska boundary. At Sioux City the Big Sioux River comes in from the north. The Missouri flows south to the city of Omaha (Omaha, Nebraska) where it receives its longest tributary, the Platte River, from the west. Downstream, it begins to define the Nebraska–Missouri border, then flows between Missouri and Kansas. The Missouri swings east at Kansas City (Kansas City, Missouri), where the Kansas River enters from the west, and so on into north-central Missouri. It passes south of Columbia (Columbia, Missouri) and receives the Osage (Osage River) and Gasconade (Gasconade River) Rivers from the south downstream of Jefferson City (Jefferson City, Missouri). The river then rounds the northern side of St. Louis (St. Louis, Missouri) to join the Mississippi River on the border between Missouri and Illinois. '''Rock Bridge High School''' is a public high school located in southern Columbia, Missouri. The school serves grades 10 through 12, and is a part of the Columbia Public Schools. Students in Grade 9 are allowed to take certain advanced courses that are not available at the local junior high schools. While studying at Kennett High School, Crow was a majorette and an All-State Track and field


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Nolan hosted a radio show called ''The Drive with Gary Nolan'' in the afternoons on Columbia, Missouri, talk radio station KSSZ "The Eagle 93.9". In February 2010 he began hosting WXTL's "Big Talker" 105.9 in Syracuse, New York, between 4 and 7pm. <


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, the most of any school in Missouri. In 2011, Eric Young was named as the school's 18th Presidential Scholar. Hickman has more than double the number


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5, 2008 deadurl yes Situated halfway between St. Louis and Kansas City, Columbians will often have allegiances to the professional sports teams housed there such as: the St. Louis Cardinals, Kansas City Royals, St. Louis Rams, Kansas City Chiefs, and St. Louis Blues. '''Nischelle Turner''' is an entertainment & lifestyle reporter for KNBC in Los Angeles. She was a general assignment reporter for KTTV FOX 11 from 2004 and to October 2, 2008 and worked as a sideline reporter for FOX's Sunday NFL broadcasts, and did segments for a show called Dailies. (1 March 2010). Sports Media Dream Girl Nischelle Turner, Vizage magazine Prior to KTTV, she worked for WEHT, the ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate in Evansville, Indiana and for WVUE, the FOX (Fox Broadcasting Company) Affiliate in New Orleans. She is a native of Columbia, Missouri . She attended the University of Missouri, and graduated from its Journalism school. She will be working with either analyst Kurt Warner or Torry Holt and either play-by-play Chris Myers or Chris Rose. '''MUTV''' is an American student university Student television station channel that originates on the campus the University of Missouri in Columbia (Columbia, Missouri). The station airs original student programming in addition to recently released major motion pictures. MUTV airs to the campus on channel 23, though its programming is also simulcast to local cable TV subscribers (see below). The station is funded by the student government and gives undergraduate students a chance to gain experience before entering their journalism sequence (Missouri School of Journalism#Undergraduate Sequences). MUTV programming can also be seen on all Mediacom Public-access television cable systems throughout the Columbia (Columbia, Missouri)-Jefferson City (Jefferson City, Missouri) market (media market) on cable channel 20, Tuesdays 9:00-10:00 p.m., Wednesdays at 12:00 midnight-1:00 a.m., Thursdays 5:00-6:00 p.m., and Saturdays 3:00-4:00 p.m. Legend has it that the high school received this nickname in the 1920s when the football coach L.E. Ziegler was so angry with the way his squad had looked in practice that as an insult he said they looked like a bunch of "Spoofhounds". The players mockingly referred to one another by this insult and the name stuck. In the 1940s, Ziegler became the superintendent of schools for Columbia, Missouri where the mascot is also named for an early 20th century doll—the Kewpies. Marc's Distinctive High School Mascot Collection Retrieved October 26, 2006 Maryville's mascot has evolved over the years from a lovable buffoon "Spoofy" to a snarling "Hound." As of 2009, no other academic institution or sports club had adopted the nickname.


largest sports

football championships, now held in St. Louis (taking advantage of the climate-controlled atmosphere of the Edward Jones Dome). It is the second largest sports facility by capacity in the state of Missouri, second to Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City. The University of Missouri System is Missouri's state university system providing centralized administration for four universities, a health care system, an extension program, five research and technology parks, and a publishing press. More than 64,000 students are currently enrolled at its four campuses. '''Nischelle Turner''' is an entertainment & lifestyle reporter for KNBC in Los Angeles. She was a general assignment reporter for KTTV FOX 11 from 2004 and to October 2, 2008 and worked as a sideline reporter for FOX's Sunday NFL broadcasts, and did segments for a show called Dailies. (1 March 2010). Sports Media Dream Girl Nischelle Turner, Vizage magazine Prior to KTTV, she worked for WEHT, the ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate in Evansville, Indiana and for WVUE, the FOX (Fox Broadcasting Company) Affiliate in New Orleans. She is a native of Columbia, Missouri . She attended the University of Missouri, and graduated from its Journalism school. She will be working with either analyst Kurt Warner or Torry Holt and either play-by-play Chris Myers or Chris Rose. '''MUTV''' is an American student university Student television station channel that originates on the campus the University of Missouri in Columbia (Columbia, Missouri). The station airs original student programming in addition to recently released major motion pictures. MUTV airs to the campus on channel 23, though its programming is also simulcast to local cable TV subscribers (see below). The station is funded by the student government and gives undergraduate students a chance to gain experience before entering their journalism sequence (Missouri School of Journalism#Undergraduate Sequences). MUTV programming can also be seen on all Mediacom Public-access television cable systems throughout the Columbia (Columbia, Missouri)-Jefferson City (Jefferson City, Missouri) market (media market) on cable channel 20, Tuesdays 9:00-10:00 p.m., Wednesdays at 12:00 midnight-1:00 a.m., Thursdays 5:00-6:00 p.m., and Saturdays 3:00-4:00 p.m. Legend has it that the high school received this nickname in the 1920s when the football coach L.E. Ziegler was so angry with the way his squad had looked in practice that as an insult he said they looked like a bunch of "Spoofhounds". The players mockingly referred to one another by this insult and the name stuck. In the 1940s, Ziegler became the superintendent of schools for Columbia, Missouri where the mascot is also named for an early 20th century doll—the Kewpies. Marc's Distinctive High School Mascot Collection Retrieved October 26, 2006 Maryville's mascot has evolved over the years from a lovable buffoon "Spoofy" to a snarling "Hound." As of 2009, no other academic institution or sports club had adopted the nickname.


time big

football history . (See: The Rivalry (Lehigh–Lafayette) The teams first matched up in football on October 31, 1891. Missouri claims to lead the all-time series, 57–54–9, since it counts the forfeit of Kansas' 1960 victory as a win. (Kansas still claims the game as a Jayhawk win, leaving the series at 56–55–9, in Missouri's favor.) "PKFHSPKFHS time-big-12-opponents.html". ''mutigers.com – All-Time

Big 12 Opponents''. ""Big12sports.com". Missouri claims the 1911 football game in Columbia, Missouri as the world's first Homecoming.


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who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.32 and the average family size was 2.94. In the city the population was spread out with 18.8% of residents under the age of 18; 27.3% between the ages of 18 and 24; 26.7% from 25 to 44; 18.6% from 45 to 64; and 8.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age in the city was 26.8 years. The gender makeup of the city was 48.3% male and 51.7% female. 2000 census In 2000, the city had a day time population of 106,487

or a half-hour south in Jefferson City (Jefferson City, Missouri). Commutes into the city are also common and in 2000 the city had a day time population of 106,487.


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airmeninquiry Detail.aspx?uniqid A4463243&certNum 1 Scott and his wife Sharon live in Irvington, New York, and are the parents of four children. Sharon Scott is an executive at NBC. One son is a cadet at West Point (United States Military Academy) in the Class of 2011. Jon Scott's older brother was an infantryman in the Vietnam War.

Columbia, Missouri

'''Columbia''' is a city of 115,276 people in the state (U.S. state) of Missouri. Founded in 1818 as the county seat of Boone County (Boone County, Missouri) and home to the University of Missouri, it is the principal municipality of the Columbia Metropolitan Area (Columbia, Missouri Metropolitan Area), the fourth most populous urban area in Missouri. As a college town, the city has a reputation for progressive politics, a high emphasis on education, powerful journalism, and public art. The tripartite establishment of Stephens College (1833), "Mizzou (University of Missouri)" (1839), and Columbia College (Columbia College (Columbia, Missouri)) (1851) has long made the city a center of education, culture, and athletic competition. These three schools surround Downtown Columbia (Downtown Columbia, Missouri) on the east, south, and north; at its center is the Avenue of the Columns, which connects Francis Quadrangle and Jesse Hall to the Boone County Courthouse (Boone County Courthouse (Columbia, Missouri)) and the City Hall (City Hall (Columbia, Missouri)). Originally agricultural, the cultivation of the mind is modern Columbia's chief economic concern. Never a major center of manufacturing, it also depends on healthcare, insurance, and technology businesses. Several companies—Shelter Insurance, Carfax, and Slackers CDs and Games among them—were all founded in the city. Cultural institutions include the State Historical Society of Missouri, the Museum of Art and Archaeology, and the annual True False Film Festival. The Missouri Tigers, the state's only NCAA Division I FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision) program, play football at Faurot Field and basketball at Mizzou Arena as members of the Southeastern Conference.

The city is built upon the forested hills and rolling prairies of Mid-Missouri, near the Missouri River, where the Ozark Mountains (Ozarks) begin to transform into plain and savanna; limestone creates bluffs and glades while rain carves caves and springs which water the Hinkson, Roche Perche, and Petite Bonne Femme valleys. Surrounding the city, Rock Bridge State Park, Mark Twain National Forest, and Big Muddy National Fish and Wildlife Refuge form a greenbelt preserving sensitive and rare environments. The first humans were nomadic hunters who entered the area at least twelve-thousand years ago. Later, woodland tribes lived in villages along waterways and raised mounds (mound builders) in high places. The Osage (Osage Nation) and Missouria nations were expelled by the exploration of French (French people) traders and the rapid settlement of American (United States) pioneers. The latter arriving by the Boone's Lick Trail and hailing from the slave-owning culture of the Upland South, especially Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee, giving Boonslick the name Little Dixie (Little Dixie (Missouri)) during American Civil War. German, Irish, and other European immigrants soon joined. The modern populace is unusually diverse, over eight percent foreign-born. While White (White people) and Black (Black people) remain the largest ethnicities, Asian (Asian people)s are the third-largest group. The city has been called the "Athens of Missouri" or "Athens of the West," a reference to its classic (Classics) beauty, but is more tersely nicknamed "CoMo."

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