Hickman football to play against Francis Howell in district final

Hickman linebacker J'den Cox leads the Kewpies in a chant during halftime of their district semifinal game against Rock Bridge on Friday.

Hickman's 10-7 overtime victory over Rock Bridge in Friday night's district semifinal game sends the team to the district championship against No. 1 seed Francis Howell, which ended Hickman's season a year ago.

Misery in outer regions after Hurricane Sandy

Areas hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy face continued power outages and gas shortages.


Organizations help finance Proposition 1 for children's mental health service

The Putting Kids First campaign has received financial support from four social service agencies to pass the Proposition 1, which would establish a quarter-cent sales tax to fund children's mental health services.


COMMENTARY: With loss to Florida, Missouri's bowl chances dwindle

At 4-5, Missouri has three games remaining. It must win two of them to become eligible for a bowl game.

Missouri defense battled against Florida despite lack of offensive support

Missouri's offensive line issues made the game tough for the whole team against Florida, resulting in the 14-7 loss.

PHOTO GALLERY: Fans cheer as Florida Gators play Missouri Tigers

Gators fans cheered Saturday as Florida played the Missouri Tigers at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Fla.

Missouri football starts fast but falls 14-7 to Florida

Missouri lost to Florida 14-7 on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Fla. The Tigers are now 1-5 in the SEC and 0-2 in conference road games.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri Tigers face Florida Gators in Gainesville

The Missouri Tigers football team faced the Florida Gators on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Fla.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri, Florida football fans gather in Gainesville

Missouri and Florida fans prepare for the football game on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Fla.

Florida, Missouri fans look forward to game atmosphere

It was quiet at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium two hours before the game started, but Florida fans promised it would get loud by kickoff.

TIGERS REPORT ARCHIVE: Missouri players' 2012 season before Saturday's Florida game

We've looked back through the Missourian's archive of coverage available to our digital subscribers about the Missouri Tigers' 2012 football season.

Coach Frank Haith wants Missouri players to make some noise

Missouri men's basketball coach Frank Haith said his younger players are often too quiet on the court. He would like to see his team improve its communication skills.

Marijuana legalization activists meet at MU

Advocates for the legalization of marijuana gathered at MU and discussed plans for a "4/20" march in Washington next year.

FROM READERS: What are we doing for people who are cast aside?

Around the world, people make a life out of cardboard boxes. Reader Mel West shares his sadness about how society lets that happen.

Missouri vs. Florida: Live game-day Twitter conversation

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

Rock Bridge ends season with overtime loss to Hickman in district playoff game

The Bruins ended their season with a 10-7 loss to the Kewpies on Friday night.

Rally falls short for Columbia College women's basketball team

The Cougars came back from a 15-point deficit,  but were unable to hang on at the end in a 70-65 loss to Cumberlands University on Saturday at Southwell Complex.

Missouri wrestling opens season with Black and Gold Meet

Standouts Alan Waters and Nathan McCormick breezed through their matches against teammates Saturday at the Hearnes Center. 

Hickman, Rock Bridge athletes shine at state cross-country meet

Hickman senior Nicole Mello finished second in the girls race at the state cross-country meet Saturday in Jefferson City while the Rock Bridge boys and girls teams both finished in the top 10.

Columbia College volleyball sweeps doubleheader

The Cougars, whose regular season conference winning streak now sits at 156, have not lost in AMC regular season play since 2002.