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Bringing ‘good vibes’

Organizer pleased with first-time dance music event, hoped for larger attendance

The local man behind a first-of-a-kind dance music festival in Jefferson City over the weekend said the event was “awesome” despite a lower-than-expected turnout.

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McCarty Street home a total loss after Sunday morning fire

Jefferson City firefighters responded early Sunday morning to a fire in a two-story house at 1207 E. McCarty St.

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A soldier’s pedigree

Son of WWI veteran serves in Europe and Pacific during WWII

The First World War mushroomed into a major overseas commitment for the United States, leading to the implementation of the Selective Service Act in 1917, which resulted in 2.8 million men being drafted into military service.

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Long-time teacher continues work at Helias

Before this school year began, Brother Steven Schonhoff had been teaching sophomore English as well as religion classes at Helias Catholic High School for more than 20 years.

Muhammad, Strayhorn All-Americans in youth track

NORFOLK, Va. — The Capitol Area Track Club had six members qualify for the AAU Junior Olympics earlier this month, with two capturing All-American status.

Calvary soccer ready for another season

The Calvary Lutheran soccer team will open its this season much like it did the last one.

Memorial wall volunteers needed

Volunteers and sponsors are needed Sept. 24-28 to support the visit by the Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall to Missouri's Capitol.

What to watch aside from Serena in New York

There is no question the most talked-about topic heading into the U.S. Open is Serena Williams’ Grand Slam bid.

Women who beat Serena Williams say belief important

So here’s the question 127 of the 128 women in the U.S. Open’s main draw will ask themselves: How do you beat Serena Williams?

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Eighth-inning call goes against Royals in loss to Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — A late comeback bid by the Kansas City Royals was stymied by a strange and disputed double play.

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Three home runs lead Cardinals past Giants

SAN FRANCISCO — It’s coming together for Brandon Moss at the plate, and that’s helping the National League’s best team play as well as ever.

Harman records two aces in one round

EDISON, N.J. — Brian Harman made a hole-in-one twice Sunday in The Barclays, the first time that’s happened on the PGA Tour in nine years.

Day wins blowout at The Barclays

EDISON, N.J. — The toughest challenge Jason Day faced Sunday at The Barclays was convincing his peers golf really isn’t this easy.

Dixon snatches IndyCar crown away from Montoya

SONOMA, Calif. — A heartbreaking week. A jaw-dropping final few laps. A tiebreaking finale. A familiar face hoisting the championship trophy.

Chiefs QB Murray plays well in preseason game

KANSAS CITY — The nerves were obvious when the Chiefs’ Aaron Murray rolled to his left late in the first half Friday night, looked downfield and threw a perfect pass — right to a Tennessee defender.

Daly back on golf course

CANTON, Miss. — John Daly was out of the hospital and playing golf again Sunday less than 24 hours after he was stricken on the course with what he said was a collapsed lung.

Penalties keep piling up for Rams

ST. LOUIS — Penalties remain an issue for the St. Louis Rams as the opener looms. They’re 0-3 in the preseason after hurting themselves yet again.

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Chiefs’ Smith, Maclin developing chemistry

KANSAS CITY — Alex Smith was familiar with Jeremy Maclin long before the wide receiver signed with Kansas City, first catching him on television and then studying him on film with the Eagles.

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Arrieta throws no-hitter for Cubs against Dodgers

LOS ANGELES — Jake Arrieta pitched the sixth no-hitter in the majors this season and second against the Los Angeles Dodgers in 10 days, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 2-0 victory Sunday night.

College Volleyball: William Woods wins pair

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. — The William Woods Owls wrapped up the Oklahoma Wesleyan University Tournament with a pair of wins Saturday.


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