October 12, 2012
Despite the football team's lack in size, Tolton-Calvary is working to grow as a unit. The team is preparing for a game against the South Callaway Bulldogs on Friday.
Rock Bridge wide receiver Kenny James hit a dry spot at the beginning of the season, but James broke out of the rut during a Sept. 28 win over Helias Catholic.
Hickman football junior wide receiver Roderick Beasley is known for joking around, but he is learning when it is time to focus. That focus has translated into three touchdowns for Beasley in Hickman’s past two games.
Junior Elise Castellanos and freshman Mallory Page work together to anchor the defensive unit of the Columbia College women's soccer team. The team is preparing to play Harris-Stowe on Friday.
October 11, 2012
The Hickman boys soccer team pulled out a 6-0 victory against Waynesville. The team's assistant coach David Graham took over the head coaching position for Thursday's game.
Columbia residents attended a public hearing Thursday at the Activity and Recreation Center to learn more about the Scott Boulevard and Interstate 70 interchange.
Friends Nancy Taube and Linda LaFontaine, who call themselves the "Tough Old Birds," practice for the Perche Creek Fall Five. The race, which consists of a 2-mile running segment on the Katy Trail and a 3-mile kayaking segment in Perche Creek, will take place Saturday.
October 8, 2012
The Senior Sunshine league bowls every Monday throughout the winter.
For the first time in its 100-year-old history, the house at the corner of West Boulevard and Ash Street will be open to the public. Owners Kristin Bourgeois and Adam Kaiser bought the historical house in 2011 and converted it into a guesthouse called Creekstone Cottage.
The Trailside Cafe and Bike shop in Rocheport is a one-stop shop for cyclists on the Katy Trail. Cyclists can drop in to get something to eat or get their bikes fixed.
October 7, 2012
A variety of vehicles were entered in the Old Wheels car show on Sunday, including a 1946 Hudson truck that paid tribute to veterans.
Two years after an ordinance amendment allowed Columbia residents to keep chickens in city limits, an increasing number of people are opting for do-it-yourself poultry and eggs.
Hy-Vee dietitians assist customers shop for healthy food based on their individual needs.
October 5, 2012
Hickman High softball shut out Jefferson City 7-0 on Friday to win the district tournament.
Rockbridge lost its first home game on Friday to Rockhurst. The Hawklets beat the Bruins 38-21.
Missouri midfielder Lauren Flynn battles Kentucky defender Arin Gilliland. The No. 16 Tigers won 2-1 in overtime over the Wildcats on Friday at Walton Stadium.
Capen Park is a popular spot for Columbia's local climbers. A small group went to the park Friday afternoon, including one individual who had never climbed outside before.
The Stephens College soccer team practiced with children from Stephens College Children’s School on Friday afternoon as part of the NAIA National College Association of Intercollegiate Athletics' Champions of Character initiative.
MU veterinarians care for injured racehorses at the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital in September. Shannon Reed, one of the veterinarians, cared for prize-winning racehorse Nates Mineshaft while he was at MU earlier this year.
October 4, 2012
Hickman Kewpies won 4-3 over Rock Bridge Bruins on Thursday in the semifinals of the Class 4, District 9 Tournament.