PHOTO GALLERY: Mississippi State knocks off Missouri

The Missouri women's basketball team played in the annual Play4Kay game on Sunday at Mizzou Arena. The Play4Kay game helps raise awareness about breast cancer and the Kay Yow Cancer Fund. Mississippi State beat Missouri 61-56.

PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia College women's basketball team defeats Stephens College

The Columbia College women's basketball team had its 16th consecutive win Saturday against Stephens College.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman High School boys basketball find athletic match in Madison Prep

Pitted against Madison Prep, a team that provided an unprecedented match athletically, the Kewpies came out on top 64-62 with a late bucket by Jimmy Whitt.

PHOTO GALLERY: Mid-Missouri Chinese Assocation rings in year of the snake

The Mid-Missouri Chinese Association hosted a party Saturday at Memorial Student Union to celebrate the beginning of the year of the snake.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri softball team plays annual Black and Gold game

Missouri softball players combined for 19 hits during the annual intrasquad exhibition game Saturday at University Field.

PHOTO GALLERY: Valentine's-Day-themed events matches pets, new owners

The Central Missouri Humane Society united 34 pets with new homes during its second annual Fur Ball on Saturday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri men's basketball defeats Ole Miss at home

Missouri continued its home winning streak with a 98-79 win over Ole Miss on Saturday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Dave Griggs has advocated for business incentives

REDI Chairman Dave Griggs has been involved in Columbia's civic life since the 1980s, when he pushed for construction of a new Boone County Jail.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri gymnastics loses to No. 8 LSU

The Missouri gymnastics team fell short against No. 8 LSU Friday at the Hearnes Center.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman boys basketball changes pace, beats Helias

The Hickman boys basketball team beat Helias Catholic 57-36 Friday in Jefferson City.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rock Bridge boys basketball usual backups start

The Rock Bridge boys basketball team defeated ACC Prep 92-30 Friday in Columbia.

PHOTO GALLERY: Up-close look at Japanese beetles expected to return this summer

Japanese beetles are expected to return this summer and cause damage to agricultural and garden plants. The species population increases with rainfall.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri men's basketball team falls at Texas A&M

After fighting back and taking the lead in the final minute, crucial mistakes cost the Missouri men's basketball team in a 70-68 loss to Texas A&M on Thursday in College Station, Texas.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rock Bridge girls basketball team defeats Jefferson City

The Rock Bridge girls basketball team prevailed over the Jefferson City Jays 62-16 on Thursday evening at Rock Bridge High School.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman girls' basketball team beats Helias

Hickman High School girls' basketball team defeats the Helias Crusaders 65-43 Thursday. Hickman forward Emily Miller finished with 13 points.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri diver David Bonuchi trains for Olympics

David Bonuchi and his coach Jamie Sweeney are training for the NCAA Championships and the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

PHOTO GALLERY: Volunteers help repackage donations at food bank

Volunteers help repackage large shipments of food Thursday at the Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri.

PHOTO GALLERY: Dressler out for surgeries

Rock Bridge girls basketball player Hannah Dressler cheers on her teammates as she recovers from her injuries. Dressler tore her ACL, part of her meniscus and sprained her MCL during the Jan. 23 game against Hickman High School and will be out for the rest of the season.

PHOTO GALLERY: Film selections announced for True/False

A selection of films appearing at the 2013 True/False Film Fest.

PHOTO GALLERY: Groups oppose hiring of Larry James

American-Islamic group and others speak out against MU hiring Larry James on Wednesday at the MU Student Center. James is currently the dean of the School of Professional Psychology at Wright State University.