Rock Bridge golfers try to keep practice for state finals fun

It was slightly odd that members of the Rock Bridge girls golf team were sprinting with their golf bags strapped to their backs during practice.

Show-Me Cosmos to hold 'Walktoberfest' diabetes fundraiser Sunday

The walk will take place at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Burford Shelter in Cosmopolitan Park. The money raised will go to the Cosmopolitan International Diabetes Center at University Hospital.

U.S. bishop charged for not reporting child pornography, police say

The bishop has been charged with failing to report suspected child abuse, and prosecutors contend that images discovered on a computer went unreported and thus prompted the charges.

National Guard to help search for missing Kansas City baby

Gov. Nixon has decided to send the National Guard to Kansas City to search for the child, who has been missing for more than a week.

Two women were hit by a car on Rock Quarry Road, police say

Two women who were walking on Rock Quarry Road were hit by a vehicle at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, police say.

Morse code club preserves old-fashioned way of communicating

Derek Cohn, a member of the Morse Telegraph Club, says the telegraph was "texting a century before cellphones."

Mentors see Awesome Ambitions program for girls continue to blossom

Awesome Ambitions volunteers act as mentors to teenage girls, help them through school and provide tools for a successful future.

Springfield group hangs by hooks for fun, neighbor objects

The group is trying to negotiate a way to still be able to participate in the activity but not have the activity in view of their neighbor.

Tigers defeat Iowa State 52-17 in MU's 100th Homecoming game

Missouri quarterback James Franklin completed 20 passes for 289 yards and three touchdowns, despite throwing a pair of interceptions.

Missouri leads Iowa State 31-10 at halftime

James Franklin ran in for a one-yard sneak, Henry Josey turned a fumble recovery into a one-yard touchdown run and Franklin found Michael Egnew on a 39-yard strike to finish out the scoring in the first quarter.