Rock Bridge cross country girls, boys clinch first at sectionals

Both the boys and girls cross country teams took first place at the Class 4 Sectional 3 meet on Saturday in Camdenton.

Hickman concludes cross country season at sectional meet

The Kewpies finished their fall cross country season on Saturday at the Class 4 Sectional 3 meet in Camdenton. The boys team placed seventh as a team, and Nicole Mello placed first in the girls 5K race.

Missouri soccer's three seniors bond through team highs and lows

Friday was an emotional game for Missouri's three seniors, who have shared in triumphs, such as Big 12 championships, and heartbreaks, such as early postseason exits.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rock Bridge cheerleaders hold Fall Bruin Cheerleading Clinic

The Rock Bridge High School cheerleaders hosted the Fall Bruin Cheerleading Clinic. The cheerleaders have hosted the clinic during the football and basketball seasons for the past two years.

'Wanted' billboards used in search for missing Kansas City baby

Electronic billboards have assisted authorities in nabbing suspects and solving cases for nearly a decade, although residents still argue whether the signs are too much of an eyesore and too distracting for drivers.

China Cargo cancels St. Louis flight for a second time

An air cargo flight from China has been called to a halt for the second week in a row. The canceled shipments coincide with state lawmakers' failure to pass a bill with incentives meant to increase trade with China.

Big Lake State Park to reopen in one year

The park was closed because of flooding, and Missouri's state parks director said this year's flood could impact future growth as well.

DOWNTOWN: KOPN fundraiser celebrates weeklong pledge drive

KOPN, a local mid-Missouri radio station, raised about $27,000 at its fundraiser Thursday. The station has served Columbia for 38 years and is the eighth oldest community radio station in the U.S.

48 HOURS OF FOOTBALL: Hy-Vee not too popular during Missouri football game

As MU bustled with the sight and sounds of football, a less-enthusiastic crowd trickled through a nearly-empty grocery store.

Study: Missouri hospitals vital to creating jobs, increasing state GDP

Hospitals in central Missouri have created almost 28,000 jobs and have had a $1.6 billion impact on the economy. Much of the success of these hospitals is due to their ability to bring in out-of-state patients.

Lee Elementary, MU Museum of Art and Archaeology partner for Art After School

Four events make up the program, which started in October and ends in January.

CHAPEL HILL: Songbird Station celebrates 16 years in business

The celebration began Saturday morning when families participated in a walk together.

Missouri beats Texas A&M 38-31 in overtime

Missouri held No. 16 Texas A&M to three second-half points and came alive on offense to win 38-31 in overtime Saturday at Kyle Field.

Texas A&M leads Missouri 28-17

The Aggies jumped ahead on consecutive second-quarter touchdown drives.

Missouri women runners fourth at Big 12 championships

Junior Baily Belvis led the Tigers in the women's race, placing 14th to earn All-Big 12 honors. The Missouri men's runners placed sixth as a team.

48 HOURS OF FOOTBALL: Lifelong fan gives hugs at every Tiger Walk

Gayle Johnson hugs the Missouri football players before home games.

48 HOURS OF FOOTBALL: Life as the Rock Bridge Bruin mascot

Welcome to the life of a high school mascot. There is tail spinning, shoe stepping and nose poking in this world, so be ready or don’t try.

48 HOURS OF FOOTBALL: Youth football player plays a year up because of his size

Ta'Joh Jennings is a big fourth-grader who plays football with the fifth-graders.

Cardinals beat Texas, win World Series

Pushed to the brink, the St. Louis Cardinals saved themselves. A frantic rush to reach the postseason on the final day. A nifty pair of comebacks in the playoffs. Two desperate rallies in Game 6.

West Virginia joins Big 12, Missouri remains for now

A fleeting SEC Web page announced the addition of Mizzou, and a Big 12 news article omits Mizzou from its list of teams, but Big 12 Commissioner Chuck Neinas didn't confirm anything Friday.