Missouri football's Franklin falls, Berkstresser flails in loss

Missouri quarterback Corbin Berkstresser stands on the sidelines during the first half of the football game Saturday against Vanderbilt. Berkstresser would enter the game in the first quarter after starting quarterback James Franklin left the game.

Berkstresser, who replaced Franklin during the first quarter, ended the game nine for 30, passing for 189 yards and one touchdown.

Vanderbilt keeps Missouri winless in SEC; Commodores win 19-15

The Missouri football team is still looking for its first SEC victory after falling 19-15 to Vanderbilt on Saturday night at Memorial Stadium.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri football fans tailgate before Vanderbilt game

Football fans gathered in chilly October weather Saturday for tailgating before Missouri's game against Vanderbilt.

Tiger fans tweet about Missouri's fall to Vanderbilt

The day started out with excitement from Missouri fans but ended in disappointment.

PHOTO GALLERY: Vanderbilt defeats Missouri, 19-15

Missouri played Vanderbilt on Saturday at Memorial Stadium. Vanderbilt won 19-15.


PHOTO GALLERY: The fans and the scene as Missouri faces Vanderbilt

Missouri fans cheer on the Tigers in the game against Vanderbilt on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.

Vanderbilt fans hard to spot around stadium before Missouri football game

Justin Travis goes to all the Commodores games in Nashville, and occasionally travels for road games.

Missouri, Vanderbilt fans show their spirit before the game

The Missourian set up a photo booth on the lawn of Crowder Hall on Saturday afternoon. Fans of the Tigers and the Commodores stopped by to share their spirit.

Columbia Farmers' Market vendors not concerned about frost threat

Many vendors at the market Saturday said they continued their normal routines despite the chance of freezing weather.


UPDATE: Denver man dies after rollover crash on I-70

A 2001 Ford Ranger traveling east on Interstate 70 flipped and caught fire Saturday morning. Both the passenger and the driver were transported to University Hospital, where the passenger later died.

Missouri vs. Vanderbilt: Live game-day Twitter conversation

Check out what people are saying on Twitter about Missouri vs. Vanderbilt.

Columbia College beats Dordt College, 2-1

The Columbia College men's soccer team beat Dordt College and remains undefeated for the season.


Columbia College women's soccer blows out Dordt College

The 9-0 win for the Cougars was led by forward Kelly Ross who had three goals in the first half.

Racehorse Nates Mineshaft pulled from race; trainer quits

The horse, who has received treatment at MU's equine clinic since last September, was pulled from the race this morning amid concerns that he wasn't fit to run the full distance.

FROM READERS: Columbia CROP Hunger Walk aims to overcome hunger

This Sunday's Columbia CROP Hunger Walk raises money for local and international organizations and includes a 1.5 mile walk around downtown Columbia and a 5K Run on the MKT trail.

Hickman shuts out Jefferson City to win district championship

Shannon Greene helped Hickman to a 7-0 victory to advance to sectionals. This is the second time the Kewpies has won the district championship during Hickman coach Courtney Haskell's career. 

Florence Eva Jones, July 5, 1908-Oct. 5, 2012, of Columbia

Florence Eva Jones died October 5, 2012. She was 104.

Florence Eva Jones of Columbia lived to be 104

Mrs. Jones is survived by her grandson, Cecil Jones; granddaughters, Debbie Morgan and Tracy Jones; five great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

Lena Faye Ardrey, Feb. 15, 1926-Oct. 5, 2012

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00pm, on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012 at Parker Funeral Service. Visitation will be from 5:00pm to 7:00pm Monday at Parker Funeral Service. Burial will be at Memorial Park Cemetery.

Dale Sechler served in Army, devoted his life to service

Dale Truman Sechler died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012. He was 86.