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After losing a doubleheader to rain Saturday, Helias has added one game to its schedule for this week.
DES MOINES, Iowa — The Lincoln women captured the title in the 4x400-meter relay to highlight the performances for the Blue Tigers at the Drake Relays that concluded Saturday.
COLUMBIA — The Missouri Tigers scored all of their runs in the middle innings Sunday to post an 8-3 win against the Tennessee Volunteers in SEC baseball action.
STARKVILLE, Miss. — The Missouri Tigers softball team ran its winning streak to eight games Sunday by finishing a three-game sweep of Mississippi State in SEC action.
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Within the next few days, the planned closure of the westbound U.S. 54/63 Missouri River Bridge will affect travel in much of Central Missouri for approximately four months.
Central Missouri now has its own chapter of The Links, Incorporated — one of the nation’s oldest and largest volunteer-service organizations, created primarily to serve the African-American community.
The annual spring citywide bulky pickup has ended, but not everything has been picked up from the curbs.
The Blair Oaks baseball team split a pair of games Saturday, losing 4-3 to South Callaway before beating Wellsville 14-2.
The Jefferson City Lady Jays finished in a tie at 1 with Lemont (Ill.) at the Tournament of Champions in Burlington, Iowa.
The Jefferson City Jays and Lady Jays captured team honors Saturday at the Midwest Team Challenge.
The Helias Crusaders and Lady Crusaders captured team honors Saturday at the Warrenton Invitational.
The Blair Oaks Lady Falcons were second and the Falcons were third Friday at the Battle Invitational.
The Yard of the Month selection will continue in 2016.
Three others to get opportunities
Three Missouri Tigers were selected on the final day of the NFL Draft, while three others will also get a shot at making a team.
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Motorists include motorcyclists, and their safety is a focus of Motorcycle Awareness Month, observed during May.
A man charged in connection with a Cole County drug case has died.
The Jefferson City Jays went 2-0 Friday to start action in the Edwardsville Tiger Duals Tournament.
The Helias tennis team finished tied for first Friday at the Bruin Invite in Columbia. The Crusaders beat Park Hill 3-1 and played Rock Bridge to a 2-2 draw.
The Blair Oaks Falcons defeated Versailles 5-0 behind a complete game from Adam Schell on Friday.
The Jefferson City JV baseball team had 12 hits Friday, beating Blair Oaks 15-1.
BURLINGTON, Iowa — The Jefferson City Lady Jays blanked Ankeny (Iowa) 2-0 to open play in their bracket Friday at the Tournament of Champions.
BURLINGTON, Iowa — The Helias Lady Crusaders wrapped up play in the Tournament of Champions with a pair of shutout victories Friday.
No Missouri Tigers were selected in the first three rounds of the NFL Draft, held Thursday and Friday in Chicago.
The Regional West Fire Protection District and the Jefferson City Fire Department responded Friday to the Marion Bottoms Conservation Area along the Missouri River for the report of a hunter trapped by floodwaters.
Add a handicap-accessible golf course to list of recreational amenities in Mid-Missouri.
The Linn Wildcats handed Russellville a 4-2 loss Thursday.
The Blair Oaks Falcons finished second Thursday in its Quad at the Oak Hills Golf Center.
The Jamestown Eagles beat Calvary Lutheran 7-5 on Thursday.
The Helias girls soccer team fell 4-1 to Waukee (Iowa) on Thursday in the Tournament of Champions in Burlington, Iowa.
The Helias tennis team defeated Rolla 8-1 on Thursday.
The Jefferson City tennis team defeated district foe Hickman 9-0 on Thursday at Washington Park.
Four Lincoln Blue Tigers were honorable mention selections on the All-MIAA softball team released Thursday.
KIRKSVILLE — Hannah Oberdiek of Truman State captured the women’s long jump title Thursday in the school’s first home meet since 2008 at Stokes Stadium.
A Cole County Residential Services transport vehicle was involved in accident Thursday afternoon in Jefferson City.
A Holts Summit woman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for pleading guilty to charges in connection with a drug bust that occurred in October 2013.
There will be two drug takeback events Saturday.
The best employer-employee relationships are based on mutual fairness.
The Hickman Kewpies edged the Jefferson City Lady Jays 2-1 in soccer Wednesday.
The South Callaway Bulldogs shot a 172 to win Wednesday’s triangular with Hallsville and New Bloomfield at the Centralia Country Club.
The Jefferson City Jays finished third Wednesday in the Columbia Golf Quad.
Double-X Speedway is scheduled to begin the 2016 season Sunday.
A man and woman from Columbia have been charged in connection with two murders in Callaway County.
Jefferson City’s Environmental Quality Commission (EQC) may be characterized as a victim of its own success.
5 California residents charged with shipping K2 to local retail shops
The United States Attorney's office announced Wednesday that six Fulton individuals, along with a Columbia man, a Jefferson City man and five individuals in the Sacramento, California, area, have been indicted by a federal grand jury for their roles in a $6.6 million mail fraud conspiracy that distributed synthetic marijuana, also known as K2, at various retail locations in Callaway County.
The Cole County Collector’s Office took in more than $69 million in taxes for the year ending Feb. 29.
Several members of the Jefferson City Judo Club earned honors in the Freestyle Tournament on April 16.
Missouri State freshman Kory Franks finished 24th Tuesday at the Missouri Valley Conference Men’s Golf Championship.
Columbia College golfer Mikayla Knaebel (Blair Oaks High School) shot an 86 on Tuesday and finished tied for 24th at the American Midwest Conference Championship. Her two-day total was 181, good for 37 over par.
The Lincoln baseball team committed five errors and was outhit 19-2 in a 21-0 loss shortened to seven innings Tuesday against Lindenwood.
The Missouri baseball team scored multiple runs in six different innings Tuesday in a 17-9 win against No. 23 Missouri State at Taylor Stadium, snapping a seven-game losing streak.