erin dismeier http://kbia.org en My Life My Town: Finding challenges in Ashland http://kbia.org/post/my-life-my-town-finding-challenges-ashland <p>Jared Thomassen is a junior in Ashland always looking for new goals to achieve. He is an avid long distance runner and placed second in the Duathlon at the last Show Me State Games. If that wasn't enough, Jared takes on music as well. He's been in band since elementary school and is a part of Southern Boone County High School's competitive marching band. Producers Erin Dismeier and Naveen Mahadevan bring us this story, as part of KBIA and the Columbia Missourian’s My Life, My Town project. Tue, 01 Jan 2013 18:34:00 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 26557 at http://kbia.org My Life My Town: Finding challenges in Ashland Historic schoolhouse gets renovation through efforts of Chillicothe 4-H club http://kbia.org/post/historic-schoolhouse-gets-renovation-through-efforts-chillicothe-4-h-club <p>A 4-H Club and community members in Chillicothe, Missouri are celebrating the completed renovation project of a historic schoolhouse. This weekend the Liberty 4-H Club hosted an open house in the newly-renovated, 134-year-old Swain Schoolhouse.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>The Liberty 4-H Club hasn’t taken the deterioration of its clubhouse over the past few years sitting down.&nbsp; Over the past three years, the club members and their community have worked to save the Swain Schoolhouse that’s been its home for generations:</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 13:22:23 +0000 Erin Dismeier 22118 at http://kbia.org Historic schoolhouse gets renovation through efforts of Chillicothe 4-H club MU, KU officials weigh in on future of rivalry http://kbia.org/post/mu-ku-officials-weigh-future-rivalry <p>Missouri&rsquo;s&nbsp;men&rsquo;s basketball game against Kansas on Saturday was the 267th time the teams have played.&nbsp; But it could be one of the last times the long time rivals will compete since MU is moving to the Southeastern Conference next year.&nbsp; Opposing petitions have sprung up in Kansas and Missouri to either save or end the Border Showdown. Mon, 27 Feb 2012 22:18:49 +0000 9582 at http://kbia.org MU, KU officials weigh in on future of rivalry Deaton faces faculty council http://kbia.org/post/deaton-faces-faculty-council <p>This week on the show:&nbsp;Brady Deaton&nbsp;talks with the MU Faculty Council for the first time since announced&nbsp;cuts. Plus,&nbsp;a little discussion of the&nbsp;future of the MU-KU rivalry. Mon, 27 Feb 2012 21:54:00 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 9579 at http://kbia.org Deaton faces faculty council Central Missouri Humane Society selects new director http://kbia.org/post/central-missouri-humane-society-selects-new-director <p>The Central Missouri Humane Society announced Kimberly Sherlaw as its new executive director Monday.&nbsp; Since Dr. Alan Allert resigned from the post in October the No Kill Columbia Campaign has pushed CMHS to select a director who supported their No-Kill policy.</p><p> Wed, 22 Feb 2012 20:46:09 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 9282 at http://kbia.org Central Missouri Humane Society selects new director