Columbia's premiere musical festival returns with new ownership and local talent.
The iconic folk artist unravels the chaos of ordinary life through her music
Even with all of the big names, many of this year’s performers hail from mid-Missouri
Twelve years later, Roots N Blues has grown from a barbecue to a festival with thousands of attendants, and the new owners plan to continue elevating the experience.
The husband and wife duo express and explain their love, adventure and real life struggles through their music.
Moments from the banks of the Missouri, Mississippi and Current rivers
New technology means that traditional archiving methods are becoming obsolete. Now that we’re in the digital age, how do we record — and keep from losing — the artifacts of today?
Serving a fourth term as a chair on the Dairy Farmers for America board, Calvin defends her position as a female leader in a male-dominated industry
Two Vox writers documented 13 straight hours spent in separate Columbia Waffle Houses.The journey is brought to you by five cups of coffee, four waffles, three slices of bacon, two orders of eggs, one biscuit with gravy, hashbrowns — smothered and covered — and the wonderful employees they met along the way.
How a family of eight became a family of 13 in just 12 minutes
What's in a name? Vox writers sought to uncover the history behind the titles of Columbia's buildings and streets.
Rural communities fight to diversify their economies and give people reasons to stick around
Bill and Phyllis Koch moved back to their hometown with plans to spend about $950,000 to rehab the colonnades
Local Jane Austen fans form a community of dedication and admiration in this literary society
With six novels published, Jane Austen has long been one of the most famous writers in history
Fun fact: some of your favorite rom-coms stem directly from Jane Austen's most famous works
Our city cherishes both fresh food and a renewed perspective on sustainable agriculture and dining. Join us for Vox's second annual Columbia Grown event to celebrate the community and local farmers alike.
Whether you’re here for three years or 30, our small city has settings where you can breathe when life becomes suffocating. Welcome, the door is open: Settle in with four reported essays exploring and celebrating some of Columbia’s havens away from home.
Her self-described “bulldog” attitude and quick wit earned her a spot as a partner at Harper, Evans, Wade & Netemeyer
Photographer Maddie Davis visualizes the ups and downs of manic episodes, depression and handling mental illness with Sam Pfeiffer