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Falcons open district tourney play with 71-37 victory

Published Feb. 21 2018

WESTPHALIA — The Blair Oaks Falcons opened Class 3 District 9 play Tuesday afternoon with a 71-37 victory against the...

Weather postpones contests

Published Feb. 21 2018

Tuesday night's projected wet weather halted much of the area basketball action.

College Track: Heckemeyer wins weekly award

Published Feb. 21 2018

Allie Heckemeyer of Missouri Southern was named the MIAA Women's Field Athlete of the Week, the conference announced Tuesday.

Gymnastics: Gym-Zzouri results

Published Feb. 21 2018

Gym-Zzouri Gymnastics hosted the I Luv Gymnastics meet Feb. 10-12.

Sheriff's Department reports string of thefts in Wardsville area

Published Feb. 20 2018

Cole County Sheriff's Department deputies are looking into another round of thefts from unlocked vehicles and homes — this time...

Our Opinion: Another big step toward river access

Published Feb. 20 2018

After decades of discussion, we're still a river city without good pedestrian access to the river. However, we recently took...

Women's Basketball: Martin leads Salukis

Published Feb. 20 2018

CHICAGO — Southern Illinois sophomore Nicole Martin finished with a team-high 15 points Sunday in the Salukis' 62-53 loss to...

Women's Basketball: Nienhueser, Brandt pace Cougars

Published Feb. 20 2018

CONWAY, Ark. — Columbia College sophomore Mai Nienhueser and junior Morgan Brandt combined to score 29 points Saturday, leading the...

Men's Basketball: Balton records double-double

Published Feb. 20 2018

TISHOMINGO, Okla. — North Arkansas freshman Kamari Balton had 17 points to go with a team-high 13 assists Saturday in...

College Track and Field: Dorge wins weight throw title

Published Feb. 20 2018

WARRENSBURG — Central Missouri senior Amy Dorge won the women's weight throw Friday at the UCM Classic.

College Wrestling: Irwin wins AMC title

Published Feb. 20 2018

BELLEVILLE, Ill. — Williams Baptist sophomore Tanner Irwin took first place in 133 pounds Saturday at the American Midwest Conference...

College Track and Field: Scrivner wins weight throw

Published Feb. 20 2018

ELSAH, Ill. — William Woods senior Madelyn Scrivner took first place in the women's weight throw Friday at the American...

Youth Wrestling: Jays Kids Club

Published Feb. 20 2018

The Jays Kids Club had five wrestlers finish in first place in the Eagles Lair Tournament on Saturday in Springfield.

Missouri women seeded 11th in NCAA reveal

Published Feb. 20 2018

The Missouri Tigers are No. 11 in the latest NCAA women's basketball Top 16 reveal Monday night.

Ex-MU assistant Kuligowski leaves Miami

Published Feb. 20 2018

Former Missouri defensive line coach Craig Kuligowski is on the move again.

Girls Basketball: Chamois 56, Marion County 25

Published Feb. 20 2018

LADDONIA — The Chamois Lady Pirates began postseason play with a 56-25 win against Marion County in the Class 1...

Girls Basketball: Eugene 59, Russellville 54

Published Feb. 20 2018

NEW BLOOMFIELD — The Eugene Lady Eagles advanced to the semifinals of the Class 2 District 8 Tournament with a...

Blair Oaks girls get past St. James in district opener

Published Feb. 20 2018

WESTPHALIA — The Blair Oaks Lady Falcons were able to avoid a first-round upset as they edged St. James 43-41...

Unattended cooking leads to apartment fire

Published Feb. 19 2018

Unattended cooking led to a kitchen fire early Sunday morning in Cole County.

Boys Basketball: Poplar Bluff 67, Jefferson City 62

Published Feb. 18 2018

POPLAR BLUFF — Poplar Bluff made a fourth-quarter run Jefferson City couldn't quite overcome as the Jays fell 67-62 to...