April 15, 2013
Hickman girls soccer won 2-0 against Troy Buchanan on Monday night.
Spectators and runners fled from what was described as twin explosions that shook the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday. Two explosions shattered the euphoria of the Boston Marathon finish line on Monday, sending authorities out on the course to carry off the injured while the stragglers were rerouted away from the smoking site of the blasts.
Students from the College of Engineering have been paired with companies statewide to improve environmentally friendly practices. Several interns have found ways to help companies save substantial costs. Others have been offered jobs at their internship sites. Marie Steinwachs, director of the Missouri Environmental Assistance Center, leads the internship program.
April 14, 2013
Missouri lost to the University of Arkansas on Sunday at University Field. The Razorback defeated the Tigers 11-10 in the seventh inning.
April 13, 2013
The Rock Bridge and Hickman track teams participated in the 54th annual Capital City Relays in Jefferson City on Saturday.
Volunteers for the St. Baldrick's Foundation let hair stylists shave their heads on Saturday to raise money for child cancer research.
Columbia College softball played Williams Baptist College on Saturday at Cosmo Park. The Eagles won 8-6 in Game 1 and the Cougars won 5-3 in Game 2.
The sculptures are made from repurposed trash L'Hote would find in dumpsters.
Missouri softball lost 4-1 in eleven innings to Arkansas on Saturday.
Hundreds of Columbia residents gathered on Saturday in various places around the city to pick up trash for Cleanup Columbia 2013.
The Rock Bridge boys tennis team won four of their six singles matches against Edwardsville on Friday at Bethel Park.
April 12, 2013
The Missouri softball team defeated Arkansas 9-0 on Friday at University Field. Senior pitcher Chelsea Thomas earned win No. 102 win, tying her with Teresa Wilson for the most career wins in Missouri softball history.
Members of the Thai Student Association celebrated the Thai New Year and Water Festival on Thursday at MU.
April 11, 2013
A severe storm moved through Hazelwood on Wednesday night.
Many studies show the advantages of becoming bilingual at an early age. Puerto Rican-born teacher Natalia Prats wants to instill those benefits in the children of her dual Spanish and English preschool class.
April 10, 2013
The pairing of Kappa Alpha Theta and Beta Theta Pi defeated Pi Beta Phi, Alpha Epsilon Pi and Sigma Tau Gamma 141-33 during a game of Family Feud as a part of MU's Greek Week on Wednesday night.
The McCarty family has a unique way of teaching the game of golf that has worked well for a couple of generations. It includes handing down used clubs that are sometimes decades old and starting children with adult-sized irons.
Holocaust survivor Roland Levi speaks about being a "hidden child" during the Holocaust. His speech and Q-and-A session were part of MU's Holocaust Remembrance Week.
April 9, 2013
The Tolton Catholic High School baseball team lost to Fayette High School 16-12 Tuesday at American Legion Park.