March 10, 2013
From the biggest cities to the smallest towns, more than 31,000 people die of gunshot wounds in the U.S. each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - an average of nearly 87 people a day.
Women face the decision to remove a healthy breast with a double mastectomy after having breast cancer in one breast. Research shows that the number of women opting for double mastectomies after breast cancer is increasing.
March 9, 2013
Along with MU students, community members from Columbia College, Stephens College, and area high schools took part in the Mizzou Dance Marathon on Saturday.
Rock Bridge secured a 50-22 win over Nixa in Saturday's Class 5 quarterfinal game at Springfield's Drury University. The defending state champions will return to Mizzou Arena for the semifinals.
Hickman made a late comeback to prevail 73-68 over Kickapoo for a spot in the state semifinals.
The Missouri baseball team lost 8-3 to San Francisco on Saturday at Taylor Stadium.
The Missouri softball team lost 11-3 to Texas A&M on Saturday at home. The Tigers dropped to 10-2 (1-1 SEC).
A variety of dog breeds were groomed and judged Saturday at the 2013 Columbia Missouri Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show.
Families with young children headed to Rock Bridge High School for an educational event put on by Columbia Public Schools and faculty members from MU’s departments of Pathology and Anatomical Sciences and Anthropology.
The Tennessee Volunteers defeated the Missouri Tigers 64-62 on Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn.
The Missouri gymnastics team lost to Illinois on senior night Friday at Hearnes Center.
March 8, 2013
Missouri sophomore first baseman Kelsea Roth broke a scoreless tie with Texas A&M in the bottom of the seventh inning by hitting a home run over left-center field. The Tigers won 2-0.
Handlers prep dogs for Columbia Missouri Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show on Friday at the Central Missouri Events Center.
In the second installment of the One Health, One Medicine forum series, researchers discussed comparative oncology clinical trials held at MU, in which dogs with cancer were treated to gain insight for future human treatment.
March 7, 2013
The Missouri women's basketball team fell 53-40 to Vanderbilt in the Southeastern Conference tournament on Thursday.
Missouri football players worked out in front of NFL scouts Thursday at Devine Pavilion.
Candidates for mayor and the Fourth and Third Ward City Council seats attend a candidate's forum Thursday afternoon. The forum was sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce.
March 6, 2013
The Hickman Kewpies advance to the Class 5 state quarterfinals with a 53-49 overtime victory over Washington.
Missouri baseball played a double header against Eastern Michigan on Wednesday. Missouri won 7-1. The recent snow storms forced the cancellation of the team's first three home games against Northwestern this past weekend.
Missouri diving head coach Jamie Sweeney says the program has grown throughout his time as head coach. Sweeney has been associated with the diving program for 14 years.