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August 2013

Bite Your Tongue

preconceived notions discourage you — just trust me. I promise, if you like braised short ribs, pot roast or osso bucco, you will love lenguas tacos, or as they say in Spanish, tacos de lenguas. The tacos combine the delicious flavor of…

The Kewpie Bunch

With 725 graduating seniors, Hickman High School’s class of 1973 was the largest the school has ever seen. The following fall, Rock Bridge High School opened and this fall, 40 years later, Muriel Williams Battle High School opens on the…

Ready For Battle

In the same year that Rock Bridge High School celebrates its first 40 years, another high school throws open its doors for the first time. Named in honor of Muriel Williams Battle, esteemed Columbia educator and champion of desegregation in…

Takedown

Columbia sports fans are in for another great ride this year as champion wrestlers J’den Cox and Jaydin Clayton continue their winning ways on the mat. Cox, a 2013 graduate of Hickman High School, became Columbia’s first four-time state…

A Room With A View

Most restaurants have a signature aroma, but Room 38 Restaurant & Lounge has a signature energy. It pulsates, hums and shakes amid radiant lighting, soft modern music and smiling servers. This vibrancy spills out of the restaurant’s…

Cache In!

Adults who have long since outgrown the annual Easter egg hunt but still seek the adventurous thrill of treasure hunting have a fun alternative: geocaching. What is geocaching? Put simply, geocaching is technological treasure…

The Hot Ticket

The True/False Film Fest may happen only in late winter, but there’s a midsummer event that promises the same excited and vibrant energy. The fourth annual Boone Dawdle takes place on Saturday, Aug. 17. More than 400 people will come…