Ricardo Ratliffe's mom sees first MU men's basketball game

Ricardo Ratliffe's girlfriend, Ryane Lally, and mother, Kismyt Ratliffe, watch the Missouri men's basketball team play against Presbyterian College on Saturday.

For the first time this season, the mother and girlfriend of Missouri men's basketball player Ricardo Ratliffe attended one of his games.

Marcheita Anderson leads annual Hoops 101 brunch

On Saturday, Marcheita Anderson, wife of Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson, hosted her fifth annual Hoops 101 event. 

Family turns to experimental stem cell procedure to save dog

Urged on by the specter of her pet's death, Caryn Fenton turned to an experimental medical procedure to find a cure — and resolution.

BreAnna Brock shines in first start for MU women's basketball

Junior BreAnna Brock was told just before tipoff Saturday that she would start. She made the most of it, scoring 12 points in the Missouri women's basketball team's 73-48 win over UMKC.

Stephens honors December graduates

Stephens College honored 51 students at its commencement ceremony on Saturday.

Endangered rhino perpetuates species at Kansas City Zoo

The baby rhino is named Layla. She is the third calf born to Luyisa in 10 years.

Missouri women's basketball game worth trip for player's family

Ralph and Connie Flores flew to Missouri from San Antonio to watch their daughter, junior forward Christine Flores, play in Missouri's 72-48 victory Saturday over Missouri-Kansas City.

BOONE LIFE: Woman vs. Wild

Mary Kate Puscian is a member of the archery club and is learning to perfect her hunting. The archery club is dominated by male members, but Puscian said the women still have their say.

Rock Bridge girls basketball defeats Lafayette

The Bruins beat Lafayette High School 54-21 on Saturday.

Hickman girls basketball falls at Blue Springs tournament

The Hickman girls basketball team lost 60-36 to Staley on Saturday in the third-place game of Blue Springs tournament.

Columbia College men's basketball falls to No. 1 Robert Morris

The Columbia College men's basketball team had its seven-game winning streak snapped on Saturday in Chicago, losing 76-66 to Robert Morris, the top-ranked team in the NAIA.

UPDATE: As LaDreama Funn, man builds confidence on road to competition

Bradley Morgan, 42, will compete Saturday to be named Miss City of Columbia, a title he has coveted for the past five years, in one leg of the female impersonator pageant circuit.

Stephens basketball teammates move past high school rivalry

Andie Young and Brittany Tutt competed against each other in high school. Now, as members of the Stephens basketball team, they say they appreciate each other's contributions.

Lead smelter's pending exodus leaves Missouri town conflicted

Even as the cause of their health risks will be gone, Herculaneum residents fear losing jobs and tax revenue, along with the grim prospect that they could be left with homes no one will buy.

Missouri men's basketball team routs Presbyterian

The No. 15 Missouri men's basketball team beat Presbyterian 70-55 on Saturday at Mizzou Arena. 

Columbia police officers honored for rescuing teen

The 14-year-old boy was sitting on the edge of the bridge before the two officers pulled him back.