Woodland puts waiting behind, takes to the field for Missouri football team

Rolandis Woodland works through Missouri's final scrimmage Thursday. He is gearing up to play his first season as a receiver for the Tigers. After attending a prep school for a semester, Woodland redshirted last season.

Rolandis Woodland had to miss preseason practice last year while he waited to get cleared by the NCAA.

Missouri women's soccer loses to DePaul

The Tigers struggle to score in a physical game.

Ashland residents gear up for rodeo with parade

Ashland community members gathered to participate in the annual parade and rodeo.

Edwards passes Ambrose on last lap to win Montreal

The win is Edwards' first career road win and the first Nationwide road triumph for Roush Fenway Racing.

Greinke pitches 1-hitter in Royals win

The Kansas City ace leads the majors with three shutouts and six complete games.

Uncertainty hangs over Chiefs at end of weekend

The extent of quarterback Matt Cassel's injury is unclear.

Rams' Bulger back at practice after injury

After missing two weeks with a pinky injury, the St. Louis quarterback through passes in a side session.

Armed woman forces plane to abort landing in Fulton

The woman told investigators she was mad at the plane for flying too close to her house.

Sedalia high school bans T-shirt referencing evolution

The "Brass Evolutions" shirt, showing a monkey horn player evolving into a human, is as unacceptable as a "Brass Resurrections" shirt would be, school officials say.

One dead after car crash

The one-vehicle crash occurred at 3 a.m. Sunday in far south Columbia. No other people were involved.

Recession doesn't stop church renovations

Despite being in the midst of recession, Columbia congregations are still willing to open their pocketbooks when it comes to maintaining and renovating places of worship.

MU hosts conference on Korean relations

MU hosted the ninth Truman Conference on U.S.-Korean relations on Friday. The biennial conference focused on the politics, agriculture and economics of the Korean peninsula.

No new abuse allegations received, diocese says

The Diocese of Jefferson City says it has not received any new allegations since its mid-July sex abuse settlement with a victim who lived in Boonville.

Murder trial for mother of slain child starts Monday

Keyonda Lumpkins is charged with second-degree murder in the death of her 2-year-old son, who was burned, cut and bound before he eventually died from a blow to his head.

Deaton speaks out against Anheuser-Busch's 'Team Pride' campaign

Chancellor Brady Deaton's said in a letter that Anheuser-Busch's "Team Pride" marketing campaign, in which the brewery used MU school colors on its beer cans, was "unacceptable."

Ministry fair provides support for MU's Christian community

A nondenominational Christian group at MU organized a ministry fair for freshmen and other new students.