Columbia women's volleyball wins first two games

The Cougars defeated their first two opponents in the Hampton Inn Volleyball Classic.

Missouri women's soccer sails past Southeast Missouri State

Goals from Dominique Richardson, Lauren Selaiden and Kaysie Clark sealed the 4-0 win.

Battle boys soccer secures first victory

The Spartans won their first game, starting the school off with an all-time record of 1-0.

Stephens volleyball has mother-daughter combo

Rose Obunaga's daughter is a freshman player on her mother's Stephens team.

Columbia man arrested in connection with 2 child sexual abuse incidents

In both cases, the suspect knew the families of the children he's accused of sexually abusing.

Two injured in rollover crash; driver charged

Both men were transported to University Hospital with injuries that were not life threatening, Columbia Fire Department Capt. John Metz said. The passenger was released from the hospital.

Missouri Tigers tweet about school, family and football

Get a glimpse into what coaches and players were talking about in the week leading up to the first game of the season.


TIGER KICKOFF: 10 things you might not know about Murray State

It’s been quite a while since the Racers visited Columbia. The football program has struggled at times, but  Murray State University is steeped in some interesting traditions. 

TIGER KICKOFF: Copeland's Corner

Max Copeland is a little different. The former walk-on used to voice his opinions on Facebook and Twitter, but he decided to shelve social media last year. This is his new outlet.

TIGER KICKOFF: Five questions for E.J. Gaines

Senior cornerback E.J. Gaines shares some of his thoughts as fall camp comes to a close and Missouri prepares for its first game of the 2013 season against Murray State.

Columbia College volleyball will have to mesh early in season

Columbia College will play its first games without the team's injured senior, Brooke Simpson.

Margarita Micaela Lopez loved living by the sea

Margarita Micaela Lopez of Columbia was born in Cienfuegosac, Cuba, where she spent her summers by the islands, fishing and swimming. She died Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. She was 78.


Marshall 'Gene' Meredith was a hunter, golfer

Marshall "Gene" Meredith died Aug. 29, 2013. He was 78.

Lisa Michelle Koopmeiners, 42, battled cancer for 3 years

After living with cancer for three years, Lisa Michelle Koopmeiners died at age 42.

Police: Resident held at gunpoint in Aspen Heights home invasion

Police responded to a report of a home invasion robbery at Aspen Heights early Friday. No one was injured during the robbery.

Marguerite L. Johnson, 100, loved sports, led organizations

Marguerite L. Johnson of Columbia died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013. She was 100.

Marguerite L. Johnson, Aug. 20, 1913 - Aug. 26, 2013

Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. Sept. 14 at Parker Funeral Service, followed by a service at 10:30 a.m.


Marshall 'Gene' Meredith, March 17, 1935 - Aug. 29, 2013

Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 2 at Memorial Funeral Home. The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Sept. 3 at the funeral home.

Margarita Micaela Lopez, Oct. 8, 1934 - Aug. 28, 2013

A celebration of life will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 7 at Fairview Road Community of Christ.

Tolton gets routed by Valle Catholic

Tolton quarterback Christian Elliott rushed for 98 yards in a 56-0 loss to Valle Catholic.