February 8, 2015
The Missouri women won all seven points Saturday against Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. The Tigers, who are now 4-1, did not lose a single set.
Rock Bridge High School swimmer Kelley Tackett qualified for each of the 12 statewide events at a meet on Saturday in Columbia. Her teammate Brittany Wen qualified for every event as well.
February 7, 2015
Missouri men's basketball lost its ninth straight game on Saturday, falling to Texas A&M 83-61 at Mizzou Arena.
The Columbia Public Schools Planetarium hosted a showing of Secret of the Cardboard Rocket on Saturday. The planetarium is at Rock Bridge High School.
The Peoples' Visioning group hosted speakers and musicians on Saturday during a community-building event and celebration of black history month at the Armory in Columbia
February 6, 2015
The Battle Spartans downed the Blair Oaks Falcons 51-26 at Battle High School on Friday.
The Missouri Gymnastics Team competed Friday against the Kentucky Wildcats in four events at Hearnes Center.
Current legislation restricts the sale of growlers — large glass jugs of draft beer — to breweries such as Broadway Brewery. If passed, Missouri House Bill 279 would expand legal sale of growlers to all retailers licensed to sell liquor.
The Columbia College women's basketball team lost its third straight home game. The offense looked flustered in a 75-59 loss to Lindenwood University-Belleville.
February 5, 2015
The Missouri women's basketball team lost to Texas A&M 55-48 loss Thursday night at Mizzou Arena.
The Mizzou Club Bowling team was formed by Mike Rodgers and Derek Elkin in fall. The team's first tournament is the Trailblazer Classic in Terre Haute, Indiana, on Saturday and Sunday.
February 4, 2015
The details about how Columbia firefighter Bruce Britt died are part of a report released Jan. 26 by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, which investigates all firefighter fatalities. The agency conducted interviews and analyzed documents related to the partial collapse of the walkway at the MU-owned University Village apartment complex that killed Britt.
Nashville-area punter Corey Fatony has signed to play football for the Missouri Tigers.
February 3, 2015
The city of Columbia hosts a public forum, led by the Environment and Energy Commission, to discuss restricting the usage of single-use plastic bags on Tuesday.
Missouri School of Journalism professors and guest speakers discuss the attack on Charlie Hebdo and its implications on journalism and the First Amendment on Tuesday.
Pope Francis decrees slain Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero a martyr Tuesday, bringing Romero one step closer to potential sainthood. Romero was gunned down while celebrating Mass on March 24, 1980, in San Salvador.
Harper Lee, author of "To Kill a Mockingbird," is set to release her second book, "Go Set the Watchman," on July 14.
February 2, 2015
The four original surviving Magna Carta manuscripts were brought together for the first time ever Monday. The 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta will be marked by a "unification event" Tuesday in the British Library of the four surviving Magna Carta manuscripts that established the foundation of the rule of law.
February 1, 2015
The Patriots beat the Seahawks 28-24 to win their fourth Super Bowl on Sunday in Glendale, Arizona.
Columbia's Convention and Visitors Bureau advertises the city through television and billboard ads. Because the bureau is funded solely by a 4 percent lodging tax on the hotels, motels and bed-and-breakfasts in Columbia, it works hard to get tourists to the city for overnight visits.