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Randall Gooch, director of career, technical and adult education, Columbia Public Schools

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July 24, 2015  BY CBT Staff
Photography by Sarah Redohl

Randall Gooch, director of career, technical and adult education, Columbia Public Schools 1. What is your background? Why are you passionate about your job?...

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A Closer Look

August: A Closer Look

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July 24, 2015  BY Lauren Puckett

Ancestry Guns LLC Partners Scott Schilb and Daniel McCune offer high-quality antique firearms at Ancestry Guns, operating through and within Schilb Antiquarian (100...

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Briefly in the News

August: Briefly in the News

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July 24, 2015  BY Matthew Patston

MU Health Care begins expanding orthopedic center University of Missouri Health Care began construction on a four-story, $40 million expansion to the Missouri Orthopaedic...

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Business Update

The Chamber of Commerce Digs In

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June 25, 2015  BY Matthew Patston
Photography by Anthony Jinson

The chamber looks to improve with a strategic restructuring and push for further economic and leadership development.

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By the Numbers

August: By the Numbers

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July 24, 2015  BY Matthew Patston

Columbia’s link to education is stronger than most cities. With three colleges and a growing public school district, it’s difficult to get away from...

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Flat Branch Home Loans Survives, Thrives

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June 25, 2015  BY Taylor Wanbaugh
Photography by Anthony Jinson

Flat Branch Home Loans celebrates 10 years in business.

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Dobbs Replacement Project

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July 24, 2015  BY Alex Jacobi

Jones, Laws and Lathrop residence halls on the University of Missouri campus are seeing a makeover, beginning with the Jones Residence Hall and Dobbs...

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Going Up

February: Going Up

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January 25, 2015  BY Torie Ross
Photography by Sarah Redohl

Kelly Highlands Location: West Broadway between Yorkshire Drive and Silvey Street Developer: Kelly Enterprises Contractor: Kelly Enterprises Square footage: Not available Details: Kelly Highlands...

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Movers and Shakers

August: Movers & Shakers

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July 24, 2015  BY Kaitlynn Martin

Beth Cowgill Missouri Employers Mutual named Cowgill Employee of the Month for June in recognition of her professionalism and teamwork. Cowgill, who has been...

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New Business Licenses

August: New Business Licenses

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July 24, 2015  BY CBT Staff

New Business Licenses: August AM Designs 1705 Oakwood Court Interior design Avacta Animal Health Inc. 1601 S. Providence E. Road Veterinary diagnostic testing Black...

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Nonprofit Spotlight

Nora Stewart Early Learning Center provides equal opportunities for childhood success

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July 24, 2015  BY Nicole Flood
Photography by Sarah Redohl

Since 1933, the Nora Stewart Early Learning Center has focused on providing children equal opportunities for early childhood education to prepare for success in...

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PYSK: Lindsey Boudinot

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July 24, 2015  BY CBT Staff
Photography by Sarah Redohl

Lindsey Boudinot, director of graduate, online and certificate admissions at Stephens College   Age: 30 Job description: I develop and maintain professional working relationships...

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Say the right things

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July 24, 2015  BY Tron Jordheim
Photography by Tifani Carter

What if you could say the right things to the right people at the right time? I started my first business in the sixth...

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Technology in our schools

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July 24, 2015  BY Clint Miller
Photography by Tifani Carter

        Even though our minds may still be stuck in summer vacation mode, the school year is getting ready to start,...

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