Bench players shine in lopsided victory for Missouri women's basketball team

The Missouri women's basketball team beat Southern Illinois 110-47 on Sunday at Mizzou Arena.

The Tigers rolled past Southern Illinois 110-47 on Sunday at Mizzou Arena. Six players scored double digits for Missouri, led by Maddie Stock and Bri Kulas.

Kristie Wolfe pursues vision for Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School

Principal Kristie Wolfe's vision for a school with a strong academic program, a firm Catholic identity and high standards for students has guided Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School since she was hired as principal in 2010.

Wineries, wine production see growth in Missouri and nationwide

The number of wineries has been increasing in Missouri and nationwide. There are 118 wineries operating in Missouri compared to 42 in 2003. In 2002, there were 2,500 wineries in the United States. In 2012, that number was more than 7,000.

Demolition request permit filed for Niedermeyer Apartments

A St. Louis-based development firm hopes to purchase the property and build a high-rise student apartment complex.

PHOTO GALLERY: Ceremony welcomes back the sun

The Winter Solstice Ceremony on Saturday at the Unitarian Universalist Church involved dancing and sing, as well as costumes, to welcome the sun.

MU ROTC program has commissioning ceremonies for graduating seniors

MU's ROTC held commissioning ceremonies for its graduates. The graduates received officer statuses.

Technology moving elections toward electronic ID

In about one-fifth of Missouri counties, local election officials used laptop computers or tablets to verify eligible voters for this year's election.

THE WEEK IN PHOTOS: Graduation, Hanukkah celebrations and high school basketball

Missourian photographers captured images of the School of Health Professions' Dec. 12 fundraiser, high school boys basketball and MU and Stephens College graduation ceremonies.

Offense running smoothly for Missouri women's basketball team

Missouri scored more than 90 points for the third consecutive game Sunday in a 110-47 victory over Southern Illinois at Mizzou Arena.

Columbia man arrested on suspicion of assault

A Columbia man was arrested on suspicion of third-degree assault and unlawful use of a weapon Saturday night.

Columbia man arrested on suspicion of cyber crime

A 27-year-old Columbia man was arrested on suspicion of Internet-related crimes involving minors.


Pedestrian hit crossing West Broadway

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of West Broadway and Fairview Road near HyVee on Sunday afternoon.

Missouri chocolate company sells Tanzanian rice

The profits from the rice goes the Kyela, a small village in Tanzania, to help out the school lunch program.

Raiders shut out Chiefs

The Raiders (4-10) overwhelmed the undermanned Chiefs (2-12) to snap a six-game losing streak with a 15-0 victory Sunday in Oakland.

Peterson, Vikings rush past Rams

Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson ran for 212 yards, and the Vikings beat St. Louis 36-22 on Sunday, seriously damaging the Rams' postseason hopes.