About 200 people gathered Saturday morning at Missouri United Methodist Church to remember the life and legacy of Arvarh Strickland, MU's first African-American professor.
Tigers' senior ace Chelsea Thomas allowed three base runners on walks, but no Tennessee batter reached base on a hit. Thomas now has 14 no-hitters, including four perfect games, in her five years at Missouri.
At Stephens College's commencement Saturday, 148 students received bachelor's degrees. Earlier, 59 students received master's degrees and four received post-graduate degrees.
Journalism will help preserve the memory of Arvarh Strickland, a man who is known for being the first African-American professor at MU but who was also much more.
Hickman High School had its prom Saturday at the Holiday Inn Expo Center.
Joel Sager, curator of Perlow-Stevens Gallery, announced that he intends to become owner and director. He said he wants to run the gallery like the original owners did but also wants to bring his own curatorial style.
After his wife died in a car accident in 2005, Marvin Chapman fell into depression and suffered a panic attack. Now, though, he finds peace, joy and solitude in bird watching at Eagle Bluffs Conservation Area.
Sophomore Maria Imhoff usually plays in the outfield, but injuries gave her the chance to pitch for the Cougars in the postseason.
Rock Bridge hosted Eldon, Jefferson City and Blair Oaks in a relaxed meet that didn't include team scores. Just a handful of spectators sat in the bleachers. With the Bruins' varsity focused on the postseason, coaches plugged in junior varsity athletes at new spots.
Fashion designers and models participated in Pastels and Paparazzi, a fashion show, Friday at the Perlow-Stevens Gallery. Nine designers and four boutiques were featured in the fashion show.
All six runs allowed by the Tigers (15-27, 7-16 Southeastern Conference) were unearned. Texas A&M also scored three runs in the first inning.
Guthrie ran his unbeaten streak to a club record 17 consecutive starts with a four-hitter in the Kansas City Royals' 2-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday night.
Jon Jay homered and drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth and Allen Craig and Daniel Descalso each hit home runs to lead the Cardinals to a 7-6 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.
The Bruins beat Kirkwood and Clayton to improve to 14-1.
Orb splashed through the slop to win the Kentucky Derby, coming from way back in the pack and giving Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey his first victory in the 3-year-old classic.
Hodges Badge Company is the largest ribbon manufacturer in the United States using more than 12 million yards of ribbon a year.
The Missouri College Advising Corps operates in high schools with a large number of low-income students and guides them on the path of a college education.
Twenty-six seventh-grade art students recently "up-cycled" discarded auto hubcaps by turning them into art to display in Parkway South Middle School's main hallway.
Missouri has received plenty of benefits since joining the Southeastern Conference, but the league's newest member has been beneficial in the forming of the new SEC ESPN Network.
The Assistance League of Mid-Missouri has provided 69 students with scholarships over the past eight years.