April 25, 2013
Tyree Byndom has turned his life around through the Baha'i faith. Once a self-described "thug," he now takes pride in his social activism and hosts a local radio show.
April 24, 2013
The team of Papa Goat and the Three Kids won the Iron Chef Mizzou competition Wednesday night. Four teams of students headed by professional chefs competed at Bengal Lair in Memorial Union.
Hickman Kewpies defeated the Rock Bridge Bruins, 3-1, Wednesday at Hickman High School.
Missouri played Missouri State University in baseball Wednesday at Taylor Stadium. The Bears defeated the Tigers 4-2.
Missouri softball played Western Kentucky in a double-header Wednesday at University Field. The Tigers lost the game 1-0.
Rock Bridge defeated Hickman in match play Wednesday at the Country Club of Missouri.
Jared McGriff-Culver didn't get a lot of playing time at Missouri. He doesn't expect to be picked on draft day, but with the support of his mother, he is determined to steal a spot on an NFL roster through preseason invites.
Board game players gather on Tuesdays to play "Warmachine" and "Hordes" at Valhalla's Gate.
Veterans are welcomed home after their Central Missouri Honor Flight to Washington, D.C.
April 22, 2013
The Kewpies defeated the Comets 11-7 Monday in Columbia.
Last week's rains brought on sudden flooding throughout the Midwest.
Columbia College won 6-0 against Benedictine University at Springfield on Monday afternoon. The game was a continuation of a game that was started last week in Springfield but delayed because of weather.
Rock Bridge siblings Megan and Evan Schulte run long distance track events to stay in shape for cross country during its offseason.
Blue Ridge Elementary School celebrated Earth Day on Monday by filling raised garden boxes with soil and going on a nature walk.
Participants go through shooting exercises to receive their concealed carry gun permit on April 14, 2013 at Target Masters. In order to get a permit, students are measured on a variety of training exercises.
April 21, 2013
Runners converged on Cherry Street for the Head for the Cure 5K on Sunday morning. Proceeds from the race benefited the Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative through the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Runner Marc Keys won the event with a time of 17:50.
April 20, 2013
More than 50 boats were entered into the "Float Your Boat" race Saturday at Bass Pro Shops lake. The race was held as a fundraiser for The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri. Initial totals showed the race brought in more than $15,000.
Florida defeated Missouri 4-3 in 15 innings on Saturday at Taylor Stadium.
Hickman played Saturday at the Wood Bat Tournament in Boonville. The Kewpies defeated the Boonville Pirates 10-2 and the Centralia Panthers 10-1.
The Rock Bridge boys tennis team defeated Westminster 7-2 on Saturday at Cosmo-Bethel Park to win the Mid-Missouri Invitational.