May 18, 2013
Missouri pitcher Chelsea Thomas gave up eight hits and walked two but maintained a shutout, her sixth complete game shutout of the season, during the NCAA Columbia Regional Semifinal on Saturday at University Field. Missouri beat Hofstra, 1-0..
Saturday's events included the Honors Ceremony and commencements for the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, the College of Arts and Science, the College of Education, the Graduate School, the School of Medicine and the School of Natural Resources.
May 17, 2013
MU softball defeated the Stony Brook Seawolves 3-0 on Friday night at University Field.
Students from MU's School of Health Professions graduated Friday at Mizzou Arena.
The breakfast offered coffee, water, fruit and waffles to conclude the 12th Annual Mayor's Challenge Bike, Walk and Wheel Week.
MU students packed up their rooms in the residence halls Friday morning. Students have to be moved out by 5 p.m. Friday.
Missouri swimmer Connor Nolan succeeds in the pool despite struggles with asthma and anxiety. When not in the water, the 19-year-old studies mechanical engineering.
May 16, 2013
Missouri took the second game of a three-game series against Kentucky on Thursday at Taylor Stadium. Two Tigers seniors came up big in the 4-2 victory.
Rock Bridge distance runner Nathan Keown qualified for this weekend's state sectionals in the 3,200-meter and 4x800-meter relay.
Laurence Bowers had an up and down career at Missouri. From helping the Tigers reach the Elite Eight, to his season-ending injury and finally to his return in his fifth year, he was always played a big part of Missouri basketball.
Former Missouri basketball player Laurence Bowers packs up his belongings April 20 and prepares to leave Columbia in pursuit of his NBA dream.
May 15, 2013
The Rock Bridge baseball team defeated Camdenton 13-7 on Wednesday to win the district title.
Five MU students relieved finals week stress and enjoyed the sunny afternoon on Wednesday at Indian Hills Disc Golf Course. Disc golf is played by throwing frisbee-like discs that vary in weight and size — designed for more accuracy and speed — at a chain basket, which serves as the cup.
The Columbia Police Department has attempted to repair relations with the First Ward community, specifically in Douglass Park, which the department holds up as an example of community policing. In this Aug. 3 photo, officers James Meyer, Scott Hedrick and Jamie Dowler search a car for narcotics during their patrol in the area.
Missouri senior golfer Jace Long played nine holes with Missourian sports reporter Andrew Wagaman on April 29 at A.L. Gustin Golf Course.
May 13, 2013
Rock Bridge tennis players competed at a Class 2, Sectional 5 tournament Monday at Cosmo-Bethel Park. Rohit Rao and his partner Jacob Winton defeated Glendale in a doubles tournament 6-1, 6-0; Alex Jones and his partner Billy Swift defeated Glendale in a doubles tournament 6-2, 6-1; and Raymond Majors lost in a singles tournament to Glendale 6-3, 4-6, 6-3.
The Rock Bridge baseball team played Hickman on Monday at the Ernie Vivion Field in Jefferson City. Rock Bridge won 7-3 against Hickman.
Joyce Anne Walker, Nov. 6, 1931 — May 11, 2013, of Columbia
May 12, 2013
In the overall team standings at the Southeastern Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships, the Missouri women finished sixth with 49 points, while the Missouri men scored 37 points to finish ninth.
What's the one word that best describes your mom? We asked readers and some of them shared just the one word, and some chose to tell us about a moment or situation that explains why they chose it. Several readers also included photos with their submissions, shown in this gallery.