February 8, 2013
Japanese beetles are expected to return this summer and cause damage to agricultural and garden plants. The species population increases with rainfall.
February 7, 2013
After fighting back and taking the lead in the final minute, crucial mistakes cost the Missouri men's basketball team in a 70-68 loss to Texas A&M on Thursday in College Station, Texas.
The Rock Bridge girls basketball team prevailed over the Jefferson City Jays 62-16 on Thursday evening at Rock Bridge High School.
Hickman High School girls' basketball team defeats the Helias Crusaders 65-43 Thursday. Hickman forward Emily Miller finished with 13 points.
David Bonuchi and his coach Jamie Sweeney are training for the NCAA Championships and the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
Volunteers help repackage large shipments of food Thursday at the Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri.
February 6, 2013
Rock Bridge girls basketball player Hannah Dressler cheers on her teammates as she recovers from her injuries. Dressler tore her ACL, part of her meniscus and sprained her MCL during the Jan. 23 game against Hickman High School and will be out for the rest of the season.
A selection of films appearing at the 2013 True/False Film Fest.
American-Islamic group and others speak out against MU hiring Larry James on Wednesday at the MU Student Center. James is currently the dean of the School of Professional Psychology at Wright State University.
February 5, 2013
The Hickman boys basketball team beat Jefferson City 87-65 Tuesday night at Hickman High School.
Fifth Ward candidates held watch parties Tuesday evening in anticipation of the special election results. Laura Nauser won with 43 percent of the vote.
Russ Jones' refurbishing hobby gradually became a business, Furniture R-USs.
Kansas is one of an increasing number of states that are not promoting students who are struggling to read at the end of third grade.
Poll workers assist voters during the Fifth Ward special election.
Six historic sites across Columbia made the Historic Preservation Commission's 2013 list of Most Notable Places including Booche's and the Niedermeyer building.
February 4, 2013
Elementary school playgrounds at Lee, New Haven and Shepard Boulevard are going to be improved through funds from the Parks and Recreation Department.
Gotcha Costumes in downtown Columbia sells and rents costumes year-round for all occasions. Many customers are now shopping for Valentine's Day and Mardi Gras costumes.
February 3, 2013
The Missouri women's basketball team beat out No. 9 Tennessee 80-63 on Sunday at Mizzou Arena. It was the Tigers' first win against a Top 10 team in more than three years.
February 2, 2013
The Missouri wrestling team defeated Oklahoma 26-8 on Saturday at Hearnes Center.
Supermarkets offered customers samples of Super Bowl game day foods in an effort to cater to weekend celebrations. The Super Bowl will feature the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.