Zim Schwartze, former director of emergency management sues city In a lawsuit filed this week against the city, City Manager Mike Matthes and Police Chief Ken Burton, a former Columbia / Boone County Office of the Director of Emergency Management Zim Schwartze said she was fired shortly after comments criticizing Burton … Read more Columbia Daily Tribune appear Joomla! Columbia Police looking for seat belt to use the funds from the Missouri Department of Transportation awarded Columbia police officers will work overtime this weekend to enforce seat belt compliance. More details were published as a special department to monitor seat belt use, but … Read more Columbia Daily Tribune appear Joomla! Columbia Pierians create a quilt showcasing the Howard County African American … Columbia Pierians, Organization of Afro-American women who support the arts is about 30 members strong, each with their own artistic interests – painting, music, dance, among others. Nobody ever quilted. That aside, two years … Read more Baltimore Sun appear Joomla!