MU High School offers flexibility for students like figure skater Gracie Gold

Gracie Gold, a nationally ranked figure skater, is a student at MU High School, an online diploma program that gives her the flexibility in her schedule she needs to train.

Since 1999, MU High School has offered its students the opportunity to receive a high school degree while maintaining busy schedules. Gracie Gold, a 17-year-old skating phenom out of Chicago, is one of its most recent students.

Fantastic Miznastics support Missouri gymnastics on snow day

Despite the Thursday snowstorm, the new student section cheered on the Tigers at their meet against Georgia on Friday at Hearnes Center.

STORIFY: How Columbia residents spent their snow day

The Missourian collected photos of Columbia residents and how they spent their snow day. 

Money used for American Airlines guarantee surprises tourism subcommittee

The Columbia City Council voted in October to use $800,000 from the Tourism Development Fund for the American Airlines revenue guarantee.

Columbia residents give helping hand to stranded motorists

MU students and Columbia residents took to the snow-covered streets Thursday afternoon to help motorists trying to get home.

Missouri women's basketball loses fourth straight game to LSU

The Tigers lost 78-74 to LSU on Friday at Mizzou Arena. LSU scored 29 points off turnovers.

Columbia might face another winter storm Monday night

After warmer temperatures this weekend, another storm system that could bring rain and snow at the beginning of the week. It's too early to tell how much snow could fall in Columbia.

Storm breaks record for February daily snowfall

The previous record for Columbia, which stood for more than 100 years, was broken by more than eight inches on Thursday. 

Police Department, towing companies clear roads for snow plows

The Columbia Police Department posted on its Facebook page that any vehicles towed might have been taken to any of the local law enforcement agencies or some local towing companies working with the police during the storm. 

Pressey's men's basketball leadership role has pushed Tigers

Tigers coach Frank Haith said guard Phil Pressey's leadership was crucial to Missouri's upset of No. 5 Florida on Tuesday and will be needed to help close out the season with success.

Providence Road pedestrian bridge to be removed despite snow

Columbia Public Works will go ahead with its planned removal of the pedestrian overpass on Providence Road tonight. The department says all detour routes are free and clear.

Missouri women's basketball worn down by LSU's physicality in overtime loss

Missouri senior center Liz Smith was outsized by her defenders in Missouri's game against LSU, but she managed to score 15 points through quick maneuvers under the net, helping send the game to overtime. LSU asserted its physical advantage in the overtime period and Missouri lost its fourth straight game since upsetting No. 9 Tennessee on Feb. 3.

Both directions of I-70 were blocked Thursday by semitrucks, snow

During the storm, stalled semitrucks blocked traffic on Interstate 70. MoDOT closed part of the highway for most of the day.

National Weather Service lists snow totals from across the state

The National Weather Service compiled the following storm totals from observations by service employees, trained spotters, emergency management and media.


Missouri softball is 7-0 after Thursday wins

Tigers take care of Maryland in five innings (13-1) before edging San Diego State 2-1

Cougars' Heather English hides soft side while on the court

Heather English is the unquestioned leader of the Columbia College women's basketball team. But while she's always tough on the court, she shows a softer side around her family.

'Super' recovery has Missouri pitcher back in the rotation

Right-hander Eric Anderson has made a speedy recovery from Tommy John surgery and is set to take the mound for his first start of the season Sunday at Memphis.

Pre-meet rituals help Missouri gymnasts prepare for competition

Team traditions get the Tigers ready to face No. 8 Georgia on Friday at the Hearnes Center.

Memphis shuts out winless Missouri baseball team

Memphis pitchers Sam Moll and Conner Porter held Missouri (0-4) to just two hits in the 6-0 loss.

No. 7 Missouri softball beats No. 5 Florida in 12 innings

Chelsea Thomas struck out 19, and Nicole Hudson hit the walk-off single that scored Mackenzie Sykes.