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On the Side

How Columbians make it work by finding a second job.

estate planning

What’s Your Plan

Take a few pointers from these financial and estate planning professionals to be prepared for the future.

home building

To Build or Not to Build: Part 3

Local builders, architects, and other experts provide insight on designing your custom home.

prosper u financial class

Finding Financial Freedom

How Central Bank of Boone County’s ProsperU program is changing Columbia communities.

Capturing the Joy

For the father–daughter duo behind Jazzy Kat Productions, taking photos is a celebration of life.

Paul tuckley

Outside the Box

Bernie McDonald and Paul Tuckley step outside their comfort zones to embrace adventure.

Forged in Community Service

Matt Moore and Joe Miller find friendship and fun while giving back.

End of an Era

Columbia’s longest-serving mayor, Darwin Hindman, has left a lasting legacy in our community that won’t soon be forgotten.

To Build or Not to Build: Part 2

Local experts provide insight on financing your home construction.

A Black and Gold Tradition

It’s an American tradition, beloved by many. David Smith, Dave Griggs, Sarah Dubbert, Jeff Windett, and Paul Showers dish about their tailgating obsessions.

Sporting Around Columbia

It is Zach Franklin’s job to find sporting events that would be a good fit for Columbia, to sell the city, and then to bring them here.

To Build or Not to Build: Part 1

For many, a home will be the largest purchase they ever make. When looking into purchasing a house, the question “should I build?” often comes up.