December 7, 2012
The Tolton Catholic's girls basketball lost to the O'Hare Catholic 45-39 Friday at Tolton Catholic High School despite an outstanding performance by Hope Wright.
Columbia businesses put up decorations as part of the Living Windows Festival. The festival also featured live performances of different holiday scenes.
The Hickman and Rock Bridge girls swimming teams practice together at Hickman High School. The swimmers consider themselves one big team instead of two teams that will eventually compete.
December 6, 2012
The Missouri women's basketball team came out with a victory against Missouri State on Thursday at Mizzou Arena. The Tigers won 91-77.
Sen. John Hoeven, right, and Sen. Roy Blunt represent North Dakota and Missouri, two states entrenched in the water wars raging over downstream drought-stricken states competing for the increasingly scarce upstream water of the Missouri River.
December 5, 2012
MU Residential Life is considering renovating its graduate student apartments. The apartments, including some that were built in the 1950s, house 5 percent of MU's 6,481 graduate students.
MU students were caught studying the week before final exams. Finals week officially begins Monday.
Alan Easley's family has owned a 105-acre farm south of Columbia since the Civil War. Easley, however, recently decided to sell a portion of his family's farm because he stopped growing crops and raising cattle on that land.
December 4, 2012
Laurence Bowers' career-high 26 points fueled Missouri's comeback win over Southeastern Missouri State on Tuesday.
Columbia College's women's basketball team lost Tuesday to MidAmerica Nazarene.
December 3, 2012
Missouri faced Tennessee-Martin Monday night at Mizzou Arena. Missouri won 82-71.
Stephens faced Missouri Valley at home Monday night. Missouri Valley won the game 64-50.
Columbia experienced a record high of 75 degrees Monday, causing residents to come out in shorts and flip-flops.
Profiles of four non-tenure-track faculty members show their day-to-day experiences working in the schools of medicine, music and journalism and at MU Extension.
December 2, 2012
In a game played at Columbia College's Southwell Gym, the Rock Bridge girl's basketball team beat the Blue Springs Wildcats 64-32 on Sunday.
The Planning and Zoning Commission will address a proposed housing development near Rock Bridge Memorial Park on Thursday.
December 1, 2012
The Missouri swim team competed in the Mizzou Invitational on Friday and Saturday at the Mizzou Aquatic Center.
Hickman defeated Waynesville 68-52 on Saturday evening.
Missouri played Appalachian State on Saturday afternoon at Mizzou Arena. Missouri won the game 72-56.
Christmas decorations and light displays can become a neighborhood nuisance when they clog streets and bring strangers to residents' lawns.