Johnson passes milestone in Hickman boys basketball's district title victory

The Hickman High boys basketball team defeated Rock Bridge 66-62 on Saturday for the district championship.

The Kewpies ground out a 66-62 win against Rock Bridge and gave coach David Johnson his first district title as coach of the school. 

Rock Bridge coach displeased with officiating following another loss to Hickman

Coach Jim Scanlon voiced his frustration with how his team's games have been officiated this season following Saturday's Class 5 District 9 Championship loss.

Holly sisters stick together as Rock Bridge beats Hickman

Rock Bridge girls basketball assistant coach Cameo Holly had to separate herself from her sister, Hickman senior Jade Holly, in anticipation of Saturday's rivalry game in the district final.

Rock Bridge girls basketball team outlasts Hickman 50-38

A loud, capacity crowd witnessed Rock Bridge defeat Hickman 50-38 Saturday in the Class 5, District 9 girls basketball final. 

Missouri men's basketball team dominates LSU at home

The Tigers continued to dominate Saturday at Mizzou Arena with an 89-76 victory over LSU.

Missouri Deer Classic organizers try to extend 'hunting heritage'

Organizers tried to make this year’s Deer Classic a more family-friendly environment, event organizer Guy Robert said.

Brock Walker's return helps Columbia College advance to AMC tourney final

Brock Walker scored 13 points off the bench for the Cougars who defeated Williams Baptist 97-56.

True/False Film Fest merchandise helps attendees remember festival

A special item this year is the anniversary book titled "Rarely Has Reality Needed So Much to be Re-imagined: A mostly true history of the True/False Film Fest."

Missouri women's basketball team excited to be eligible for postseason

With Missouri's victory over South Carolina on Thursday, the team guaranteed itself a .500 record and a likely Women's National Invitation Tournament bid.

Laurence Bowers helps lead Missouri men's basketball team past LSU

Forward Laurence Bowers 23-point performance Saturday in Missouri's 89-76 victory against LSU was his best since returning from a knee injury.

Missouri junior diver wins two SEC titles despite ruptured eardrum

David Bonuchi won the 1-meter and 3-meter dives and was also named the SEC Male Diver of the Year.

Forbes Magazine puts Columbia on list of top places to retire

Forbes picked the top 25 from a list of more than 400 cities using factors such as living costs, taxes, the availability of doctors and opportunities to stay active outdoors and volunteer.

KOPN offers voice to all, celebrates 40 years

KOPN/89.5 FM has broadcast from its studio in downtown Columbia since 1973, serving the community as an open access radio station. This weekend marks the station's 40th anniversary with an open house and ceremony Sunday afternoon.  

Day 3: A guide to the movie reviews, social media and all things True/False

The True/False Film Fest kicked off Thursday night. Now on day three, the festival is in high gear, with films showing around town.

Missouri wrestlers Matt Manley and Tony DeAngelo adjust to redshirt year

The Missouri wrestling team's mandatory freshmen redshirt year causes temporary frustration for former high school standouts Matt Manley and Tony DeAngelo, but coaches say it helps their transition to college.

Julie Teeple leads Cougars past Williams Baptist, into conference final

Julie Teeple fell just short of reaching 1,000 points for her career Friday night. However, she still led Columbia College with 16 points in a 68-40 win over Williams Baptist College.

Statewide tornado drill to be held Tuesday

Eighty sirens will sound across Boone County on Tuesday as part of "Severe Weather Awareness Week."

Vehicle pursuit leads to arrest

A driver was arrested on charges of resisting arrest and suspicion of possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, careless and imprudent driving and failure to yield to an emergency vehicle. His bond is set at $10,145.

Columbia College plans to stop conference's leading scorer again

Kyle Harvey, a versatile Williams Baptist small forward, has scored 25 or more points eight times this season, but Columbia College held him to just nine in their last meeting. 

Former Missouri pitcher Crow agrees to contract with Royals

Aaron Crow, who was an All-Star in 2011, agreed to a one-year, $1.28 million contract.