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The Fatima Lady Comets knocked off the No. 1 team in the state. Second-seeded Fatima upset Class 3 No. 1 and top-seeded St. James 66-54 in the Class 3 District 9 Tournament championship Friday night.
The idea of three-parent babies no longer is the stuff of science fiction.
After win Thursday
The Tuscumbia Lions will be playing for a district championship.
To district title game
Will Robertson led four Fatima players in double figures Thursday night as the Comets rolled to a 79-38 victory against the School of the Osage Indians in the Class 3 District 9 Tournament semifinals.
The Helias Lady Crusaders wrapped up the regular season Thursday night with a 46-39 loss to the Owensville Dutchgirls.
In Class 2 district tournament
Jesse Wiggins finished with a double-double Thursday night to lead the Linn Wildcats to a 70-43 victory against the Belle Tigers in the semifinals of the Class 2 District 8 Tournament.
The races are on.
A Jefferson City man was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in prison after a jury found him guilty in an assault case.
A Jefferson City man was placed on five years supervised probation for pleading guilty to possession of methamphetamine in December 2012.
Two Jefferson City men have been charged after authorities conducted a narcotics-related search warrant Tuesday at 316 E. Ashley St.
After serving more than 20 years in the U.S. Air Force, Rik Combs decided he was tired of “politics as usual.”
Cole County Prosecutor Mark Richardson formally announced Wednesday that he would seek re-election for a third term.
A Columbia teen was placed on five years supervised probation for pleading guilty for her part in a series of thefts from cars in April 2013 on the eastern side of Jefferson City.
A Holts Summit man has been ordered to pay restitution in connection with the attempted theft of parts from vehicles at a car dealer in Jefferson City in October 2012.
The Fatima Lady Comets jumped out to a 30-11 lead at the half Wednesday night in a 53-39 victory against the School of the Osage Lady Indians in the semifinals of the Class 3 District 9 Tournament.
In district semifinal loss
GLASGOW — A season of firsts came to an end Wednesday night for the Calvary Lutheran Lions when they dropped a 54-28 decision to Glasgow in the semifinals Wednesday night of the Class 1 District 9 Tournament.
The postseason experience factor may have played a big role Wednesday night for the Chamois Lady Pirates.
The St. Elizabeth Lady Hornets and Tuscumbia Lady Lions will square off Friday night for the Class 1 District 6 Tournament title after semifinal victories Wednesday night.
A proposed federal regulation has reignited fundamental political and philosophical confrontations.
Two Jefferson City men have been charged after authorities conducted a narcotics related search warrant at 316 East Ashley Street, Tuesday.
The Blair Oaks Falcons used a balanced effort to win their first-round game in the Class 3 District 8 Tournament.
Former St. Elizabeth standout and current Missouri State pitcher Erin Struemph was named this week’s Missouri Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week, the league office announced Monday.
Calvary Lutheran’s season ended with a 49-29 loss to Prairie Home in the Class 1 District 9 Tournament on Tuesday night.
The Linn Wildcats jumped out to a 20-5 lead Tuesday night on their way to a 69-23 victory against the Russellville Indians in the opening round of the Class 2 District 8 Tournament.
For the third time this month, Lincoln has swept the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association Track Athlete of the Week awards.
Human remains found in January in Jefferson City have been identified as those of a man from Holts Summit who died as long as a year ago.
Central Missouri residents have an exceptional opportunity to learn about the ramifications of a proposed tax cut — arguably the most important issue before lawmakers this session.
A Jefferson City couple has been charged with having a marijuana-growing operation in their basement.
A Jefferson City woman has been charged with stealing money from the Jefferson City Public Schools.
A Thomas Jefferson Middle School eighth-grader was taken into custody by the Jefferson City police this afternoon after he was found in possession of a BB pistol on Bus 4. All students on the bus are safe.
A Henley man is charged with breaking into a restaurant in Wardsville early Monday morning.
A Jefferson City man has been charged with assaulting a woman while she was in a shower.
Jefferson City Public School officials said three seventh-grade boys have received in-school discipline for trying to sell a fake drug to fellow students.
A Jefferson City man and woman have each been charged with one count of first-degree burglary for breaking into a home on East Capitol Avenue on Sunday afternoon.
As Cole County R-1 Schools host the Class 3 District 8 boys and girls basketball tournaments this week, board members learned the school has been urged to host the district track meet in the near future.
A big first half led the Chamois Lady Pirates to an opening-round win in the Class 1 District 9 Tournament.
The St. Stanislaus sixth-grade team became the 2014 Catholic Bowl Champions after claiming a 35-31 win against St. Joseph Cathedral on Sunday.
A.J. Grellner scored 19 points to lead No. 4 Russellville past No. 5 Stover in the first round of the Class 2 District 8 Tournament on Monday.
The Calvary Lutheran Lions got their first win ever in district play, and they did it in dramatic fashion.
The Jays Kids Wrestling Club competed in Clinton on Sunday.
The future appears bright for the spirit of volunteerism in Central Missouri.
The Lincoln women’s indoor track and field team won six events and set four meet records at the DePauw University Classic on Saturday.
The Snob Shop Exchange owners, Nikki and Davy Payne, are taking on a second business, opening Fine Mess Boutique at 222 E. High St. in downtown Jefferson City.
Here are the results for area wrestlers in the Missouri State High School Activities Association Championships at Mizzou Arena.
In Jefferson City
Jefferson City issued 34 building permits in January.
Former Blair Oaks standout Alora Marble picked up her first career win as a Missouri Tiger after throwing a complete-game shutout in an 8-0 win against Fordham on Friday.
The Missouri baseball team fell to 3-3 on the year after losing two of its first three games as part of a five-day road trip to North Carolina.
It was a long day of softball for the Lincoln Blue Tigers. So long they were forced to stop.
The Jefferson City Lady Jays picked up a 37-28 victory against Glendale on Saturday afternoon.
Lincoln men, women lose in Saturday's action on the court
Lincoln University junior Mike Smith led three Blue Tigers in double figures with a game-high 21 points, but it wasn’t enough as Lindenwood posted an 82-75 Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association win Saturday.