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The Lincoln softball team managed just seven hits in 12 innings of play while dropping both halves of a doubleheader Monday at Central Oklahoma.
Erin Alewine of Central Missouri has been named the Central Region Field Athlete of the Year.
Cory Deuschle bowled a 300 game Sunday at California Lanes.
Here are the results from the Helias Archery Invitational Tournament held Sunday.
The Jefferson City Jays advanced 17 wrestlers to regionals from the district tournament held Saturday.
The Lincoln women’s track and field team may have history on their side heading into the NCAA Division II Indoor Championships later this week.
The Sandwich Generation is the term used to refer to parents who care for their own parents while raising their own children.
The Lincoln Blue Tigers managed just two runs while dropping both halves of a doubleheader with Northeastern State on Sunday.
Stephens College got its first win of the season Sunday, beating Ecclesia (Ark.) 12-4 in five innings in the first game of a twinbill before falling 11-5 in the nightcap.
The Columbia College Cougars went 0-4 over the weekend in the Gulf Coast Invitational.
Missouri State’s Erin Struemph struck out 10 Oklahoma State batters as the Lady Bears salvaged a split with the Cowboys on Sunday in the final day of action at the Mizuno Classic.
The William Woods Owls adjusted just fine to a recent change of scenery, going 2-2 in games held at Hickman High School from Thursday through Sunday.
It took them three days to get two doubleheaders in, but the wait was worth it for the Central Missouri baseball team.
The Westminster Blue Jays started the season with a pair of wins, beating the University of Dubuque 2-0 and 5-2 in games Friday.
One area athlete took part in the NAIA Indoor Track and Field Championships that wrapped up Sunday.
The Missouri wrestling team pulled off its three-peat, but the Tigers had to come from behind to do it.
Missouri took the first game easily, but Texas A&M rallied to salvage the series victory in three games this weekend.
Playing their first series of the season, the Missouri Tigers were oh-so-close to pulling off the sweep.
Preliminary investigation reveals no evidence of foul play
Authorities have identified the man and toddler found dead Friday in a Camden County home. Officials say 40-year-old Robert William Burns and 2-year-old Sadie Marie Burns were found Friday morning about nine miles south of Camdenton.
RadioShack managers at both Jefferson City locations said they have yet to hear if their stores will be part of a nationwide closing of the retailer's stores.
Missouri authorities have issued an Endangered Person Advisory for a four-year-old boy who was reported missing after his caretaker failed to turn him over to the custody of his grandparents.
Authorities are investigating the death of a man and toddler found in a Camden County home about nine miles south of Camdenton.
The free-throw line has not been a friend of the Helias Lady Crusaders this season.
It was a familiar story for the Helias Crusaders.
Count us among Missourians who are delighted the state’s official manual, the “Blue Book,” is returning to print.
Following a six-hour long standoff with law enforcement Wednesday in northern Miller County, a Columbia man faces multiple charges of kidnapping, rape and sodomy.
Ameren Missouri customers will see a 4.7 percent rate increase for natural gas due to the bitterly cold winter season and increased heating demand, utility officials said Thursday.
River City Habitat for Humanity has received $40,000 from Thrivent Financial to build one home in Jefferson City.
Top-seeded Helias pulled away in the second half for a 67-47 victory against fifth-seeded Marshall in the Class 4 District 8 Tournament semifinals Thrusday night.
After bus troubles forced Helias to switch buses in Moberly, with the situation exacerbated by a halftime deficit, the top-seeded Lady Crusaders responded to defeat fifth-seeded Fulton 43-36 in a Class 4 District 8 Tournament semifinal Thursday night.
Credit Jefferson City officials with working to avoid repetition of past budget problems.
On Thursday at just after 1 a.m., Jefferson City police officers responded to the 900 block of Harding Avenue for an assault in progress involving a knife.
A Jefferson City man charged with robbing the McDonald’s restaurant on Jefferson Street last November has been placed on five years supervised probation.
A Jefferson City man charged with breaking into the U.S. Marine Corps League building in Apache Flats in June 2013 was placed on five years supervised probation.
The act of unfreezing capital improvements funds also has thawed some partisan chill.
Jefferson City police officially have identified a body found found yesterday near the Chamois River Access as Randy Chugg, 21, of Jefferson City.
The St. Elizabeth Lady Hornets entered intermission in Tuesday night’s Class 1 sectional game trailing 26-19 against the defending state champion Walnut Grove Lady Tigers. But the Lady Hornets turned the ball over on their first three possessions in the third quarter and the Lady Tigers converted the trio into points on their way to a 61-43 victory.
Lincoln head coach Victor Thomas collected his fourth straight Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association Track and Field Coach of the Year honor, the league announced Tuesday.
The Lincoln men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams both moved up in the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II national rankings, which were released Monday evening.
Lincoln juniors Joshua Buie and Mike Smith were named to the All-Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association honorable mention team Tuesday.
The odds appeared to be stacked against the Jefferson City boys basketball team.
Learning from the example of others is sound advice for lawmakers because it may eliminate the pitfalls of learning from experience.
Monday, Jefferson City police were called to an apparent heroin overdose in the 2100 block of Louis Circle.
MoDOT plans to reconfigure a section of Missouri 179 in an attempt to reduce the number of rear-end and left-turn crashes.
Gym-Zzouri gymnasts recently traveled to Springfield, Mo. for the Winter Games Gymnastics Competition.
The Lincoln men’s golf team officially opened its 2014 spring season after earning a 14th-place finish out of 18 teams in the Las Vegas Desert Classic Monday.
Lincoln junior Jennifer Rosado was named to the All-Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association honorable mention team, the league office announced Monday.
It didn’t take long for this one to get out of control.
Old Man Winter has overstayed his welcome.
At about 11:30 a.m., Sunday, Jefferson City police responded to a suspicious death at America’s Best Value Inn, 1624 Jefferson Street.