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The Jefferson City Lady Jays improved to 16-4 on the season with a 7-2 win against Marshall on Tuesday.
The Fatima Comets ripped off 37 shots, including 27 on goal, and cruised to a 5-1 win against School of the Osage on Tuesday night.
The Helias Lady Crusaders dropped just nine games in nine matches Tuesday, rolling to a 9-0 victory against School of the Osage at Washington Park.
Adrianna Basnett went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI, but it was not enough as Russellville fell to Linn.
The Lincoln men’s golf team finished 17th out of 18 teams in the 16th Annual Northeastern State University Classic that wrapped up Tuesday.
Competing as individuals, Russellville had two girls claim the top two invidual spots in a triangular featuring teams from New Bloomfield, Eugene and Hallsville on Tuesday at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club.
The Eugene Lady Eagles fought past Tipton on Monday night, claiming a 23-25, 25-21, 25-22 win.
Lewis and Clark split a seventh and eighth grade doubleheader with Lange Middle School on Tuesday.
Russellville Junior High dropped a 28-25 decision to Chamois on Tuesday.
Thomas Jefferson split Tuesday with Jefferson Junior, winning the seventh graders’ match and losing the eighth graders.
The impulse to reduce business fees is laudable but, as always, the proverbial devil will be in the details.
The Jefferson City volleyball team fell to Ozark in straight sets Monday night, losing 25-14, 25-16.
The California Pintos moved up one spot in the latest edition of the Missouri high school football rankings released this morning.
The Calvary Lutheran Lady Lions rallied for a 20-25, 25-19, 25-17 volleyball win at home Monday against Russellville.
Morgan Brandt hit a two-run home run in the top of the eighth inning to give Fatima a 4-2 win against St. Elizabeth on Monday.
The Helias Lady Crusaders went 8-0 to win the Gateway Matchup Tournament over the weekend while improving to 17-0 on the season.
Kim Anderson’s return to the Hearnes Center is one of the highlights of the finalized Missouri men’s basketball schedule that was released Monday.
The Blair Oaks Lady Falcons romped to a 25-11, 25-14 win in volleyball action Monday against Southern Boone at Jason Gym.
Taylor Hayes of School of the Osage shot a 77 to lead the field Monday in the Capital City Invitational at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club.
Lincoln senior running back Morris Henderson earned multiple honors Monday after breaking three records with a six-touchdown performance during Saturday’s win against Quincy.
The Jefferson City tennis team celebrated Senior Night by beating Helias 8-1 on Monday at Washington Park.
A Camdenton woman was injured in a one-car accident at 7:40 a.m. Sunday on Missouri 5, south of Lebanon in Laclede County.
An Eldon man was identified Monday as the man believed to have robbed an Eldon convenience store early Sunday morning.
Sadly, a drowning had to happen to prompt a much-needed review of the 2011 merger of Missouri’s Highway Patrol and Water Patrol.
The Jefferson City Champions League 20-20 Cricket Tournament – Season II wrapped up Saturday at Lions Field.
The Westminster Blue Jays posted a 27-21 win against MacMurray College on Saturday.
A man suspected of burglarizing an Eldon convenience store and leading Eldon police on a high-speed chase early Sunday morning was caught more than two hours later after assistance from three other law enforcement agencies.
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Jefferson Citians are talking trash. The occasion is the effort by city officials to seek public input in advance of negotiating a new contract for solid waste services.
The Fifth Annual Mayor’s Cup Regatta was Saturday afternoon at Binder Lake.
Central Missouri Master Gardeners will be celebrating their 10th year anniversary in October and are holding several workshops and events to mark the occasion.
The Jefferson City Lady Jays finished first while the Jays were third Saturday in the Blue Springs Invitational.
Ryan Meyer of Calvary Lutheran finished seventh Saturday at the Odessa Invitational.
The Lady Crusaders went 2-3 in the Liberty tournament Friday and Saturday.
Jefferson City went 1-2 at the Columbia Tournament, opening with a 2-7 loss to Lee’s Summit West.
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Alarmed by data showing only about a third of Americans can name the three branches of U.S. government, a group of concerned Missourians has launched the Missouri Civics Education Initiative.
The Capital Area Interfaith Alliance and Lincoln University have teamed up to feature a panel discussion “Some Like It Hot!? Religions Respond to Environmental Issues.”
A Kaiser woman is charged with forcibly stealing a vehicle Thursday afternoon in Cole County.
New Bloomfield R-3 School District Superintendent David Tramel spoke with an engineer about performing an assessment of the district’s facilities.
The Lady Crusaders topped six teams in the Smith Cotton Invitational with 24 combined points. Hickman finished second with 23.5.
The Lady Falcons trounced Nevada and Holden in their first two games of the University of Central Missouri Tournament.
The Lady Eagles defeated New Bloomfield behind two RBI from Lexi Dickerson. Andrea Blochberger led Eugene with two hits.
The Lady Indians fell to New Bloomfield for their sixth loss of the year.
Fatima shut out Stover in soccer, 9-0, behind four goals from Evan Schulte.
The California Lady Pintos notched a 25-15, 25-16 win against Eugene on Thursday night.
LINN — The Russellville junior high girls basketball captured a 40-38 win against Linn on Thursday.
The latest PAL cross country meet was held Thursday night in Westphalia.
Among the many contributions businesses make to our community, 35 employers were honored Wednesday for helping people in recovery.
A Jefferson City man was placed on probation after pleading guilty to charges in connection with the vandalism of mailboxes in February.
A Mid-Missouri therapeutic horseback riding school for handicapped children is getting some help from the St. Louis Cardinals.
The Helias girls tennis team improved to 13-1 the year after claiming a 9-0 win against Rolla on Thursday at Washington Park.