Lyons roars in Tigers' loss

Leo Lyons scores career-high in points and rebounds.

Game slips away from Tigers

Cougars just miss coach's 500th win

High school fight capped by police, school administrators

Eight people were arrested after a fight broke out in Hickman High School’s main office Tuesday morning. Those arrested included students from Douglass and Hickman high schools and adults who do not attend either, said Columbia police Sgt. Eric White.

Former Missouri swimmer takes Olympic shot

Former MU swim star Bennett Clark decided to skip his senior season, but now, training with a club in North Carolina, he has a shot to go to the Olympics.

Former House and Senate member announces candidacy for 9th Congressional District

A second person who has represented Columbia in Missouri’s legislature has joined the campaign for the 9th Congressional District. Ken Jacob, a former member of the Missouri House and Senate, said he has opened an exploratory committee with every intention of entering the race.

Columbia College coaches take hands-on approach in practice

The Columbia College women’s basketball team uses a scout team composed of coaches.

MU women’s basketball looks for first two-game winning streak since December

The Missouri women finish up the home portion of the schedule with a date against Iowa State, just three days after their first win since early January.

Rock Bridge hits road again for Sectionals

The Bruins are comfortable with playing away from home.

Time and place of MU softball’s home opener changed again

The MU softball team’s home opener has been delayed and moved for the second time. The team will now face Saint Louis University 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the Dan Devine Pavilion.

MU student assaulted on campus

MU police are looking for a man who assaulted a female MU student near the west side of Stafford Residence Hall on Saturday.

Lt. Gov. Kinder signs legislation to provide funding for University of Missouri projects

Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder signed a bill on Tuesday that allots nearly $31.2 million to assist in needed construction at the Ellis Fischel Cancer Center and Medical Education Center at MU. Kinder also designated about $15 million for the University of Missouri-Kansas City for a new state-of-the-art pharmacy and nursing building.

School employee survey results are in

Columbia Public Schools teachers were asked to respond to a survey about what cuts they think could be made by the district.

Law enforcement officials weigh in on meth use

Columbia law officials say meth’s addictive strength and adverse health effects make it “a weapon of mass destruction.”

Missouri: Not the meth capital

Although Missouri has a high number of meth lab busts, comparatively small amounts of the drug are confiscated in most busts.

Candidates file for August primary

Tuesday was the first day for candidates to officially file for the Aug. 5 primary.

Rock Bridge concert to benefit Rainbow House

For several years, the show choirs at Rock Bridge High School have raised money to give to people and charities. They’re back at it this year, with the proceeds of a performance Friday going to Rainbow House, an emergency crisis center for abused or neglected children.

New series gives better picture of art

The MU art department and Bingham Gallery have teamed up to offer weekly artist lectures.

Uprise Bakery basks in sun at new location

Customers and employees are enjoying the new location of the bakery and the sunlight it provides.

Couple to receive award for preserving downtown building

Don and Carla Helmreich are set to receive a Preserve Missouri Award Wednesday in Jefferson City for their restoration work on the Central Dairy building downtown.