Columbia College women's basketball wins AMC tournament opener

Columbia College guard Aqua Corpening drives to the basket during the game against Park University on Wednesday at Southwell Complex. The No. 1 seed Cougars defeated the No. 8 seed Pirates.

With the win, the top-seeded Cougars advanced to the semifinals of the tournament where they will play against fourth seed Williams Baptist on Friday.

Mediacom experiences widespread Internet outages Wednesday afternoon

Mediacom customers lost service at about 4:45 p.m. when Mediacom's system servers blocked a high volume of incoming traffic. Three of Mediacom's servers had to reconfigure before service could be restored.



Missouri men's basketball team prepares to go to work against Gamecocks

Tigers coach Frank Haith wants to see his players bring a construction worker mentality Thursday when they go to Columbia, S.C., to play South Carolina.


FROM READERS: MU students attend a pipeline protest in Washington, D.C.

Missourian reader Alexandra Rather visited a rally for climate change in Washington, D.C., earlier this month.

Crafton reflects on turning point of Missouri women's basketball career

On Thursday night, senior guard Sydney Crafton will play her last regular-season home game for the Tigers. Crafton says she's grown as a player and a person since coach Robin Pingeton took over.

City will focus on development of two bike boulevards during Thursday meeting

The city is making plans to develop a new bike boulevard and extend an existing one.

Stephens College hosts panel to discuss women in film

Panelists for "Women of T/F" will include directors Gabriela Cowperthwaite, Sarah Gavron, Lucy Walker, Madeleine Sackler, and Liz Ogilvie of the online movie screening site Fandor.

J. KARL MILLER: The sequester — cause for panic or an orchestrated hoax?

The sequester was, and remains, a bad idea, conceived in haste and doomed to failure from day one,as neither side would budge one iota.

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Hickman boy's basketball preps for district tournament with high expectations

The Kewpies hope to turn the momentum from a 22-2 regular season record into a district championship.

For Rock Bridge boys basketball player Ryan Kreklow, success runs in the family

Rock Bridge High School sophomore Ryan Kreklow is just the latest member of the Kreklow family to excel on the basketball court.

UPDATE: Missouri baseball home opener canceled

The Tigers were scheduled to play their first home series of the season beginning Friday against Northwestern, but Columbia's recent snowfall resulted in a cancellation.

Missouri softball tournament at SEMO canceled

The Missouri Breast Cancer Tournament set to be held over the weekend was canceled due to weather.

Columbia Public Schools to reopen Thursday

All after-school programs will be available and buses will run as usual.

PHOTO GALLERY: People are out and about after second major snowfall

People braved the winter weather Wednesday after another major snow storm hit Columbia earlier in the week.

The Bridge will host benefit for adoption association

The cover charge for the night and all additional donations will be given to the Central Missouri Foster Care and Adoption Association.

Tips for staying safe and warm during power outages

Wondering about the food in the fridge while the power is out? Thinking about getting a generator? Looking to stay warm? Here are some safety tips for long-term power outages.

UPDATE: Thousands still without power in Boone County

As of 4 p.m. Wednesday, there were 400 remaining outages across the county, leaving about 2,900 customers of the Boone Electric Cooperative without power.

SOCIAL SNOW: Pictures and updates from Wednesday's Columbia weather

Keep up with social media sharing in one spot, without leaving the Missourian's site. And join the fun by using the #CoMoSnow hashtag.

Columbia College men's basketball opens AMC Tournament play Thursday

The No. 1 seed Cougars host No. 9 seed Hannibal-LaGrange in a first-round matchup.