The Missouri gymnastics team won the NCAA South Central Regional meet, defeating five teams, including five-time defending champion Georgia, on Saturday night at Hearnes Center.
The Missouri softball team lost 5-2 to No. 16 Texas on Saturday in Austin, Texas.
Sophomore Stephanie Monticelli and junior Carrie Levy are competing to be the Rock Bridge girls soccer team's starting goalkeeper.
After losing at Oklahoma on Friday, the Missouri baseball team lost to Sooners again Saturday, falling 10-4.
The Hickman boys track and field team won the 4 X 100 meter relay Saturday at the 28-team Springfield Invitational and had several other good finishes.
Columbia Parks and Recreation facilitated the annual Kite Flying Day on Saturday afternoon.
A compilation of photos from the week's events that highlights the local election, the Maplewood Barn Community Theatre fire and more.
President Obama must tread softly with his nomination pick to replace Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens, since Republican senators have the power to block his decision.
The checkpoint along Vawter School Road took place between midnight and 2:30 a.m. Saturday.
Thousands of Polish officers and intellectuals were massacred by the Soviet secret security in the Katyn forest during World War II. Polish President Lech Kaczynski died in a plane crash while en route to a memorial service in the forest.
Missourian graphics editor Mary Nguyen demonstrates how to build a kite using a newspaper, dowels, tape and string on Friday in the Reynolds Journalism Institute.
Families that benefit from Parents as Teachers childhood development program may be required to pay a fee for services after budget cuts halved funding for the program.
Lt. Randy White of the Columbia Fire Department said that the heat from the fire cracked a window on the building.
A Polish state delegation was on its way to events marking the 70th anniversary of a massacre of Polish officers by the Soviet secret police.
A Jefferson City organiztion is collecting signatures to get smoking banned indoors. About 800 votes are needed to get the measure placed on the ballot.