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Eldon community in recovery mode after tornado

Eldon community in recovery mode after tornado

Posted 9:07 PM 5/23/2019 by Alexandria Williams, KOMU 8 Reporter and Bailey Yang, KOMU 8 Reporter

ELDON - The Eldon Police Department is continuing to sort through the catastrophic tornado aftermath around the city.  

Many homes and businesses were severely damaged by the tornado.

John Dorrell, an Eldon homeowner, said Wednesday night's storm sent tree branches into (More)

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Cardinals and Royals tie I-70 series

Cardinals and Royals tie I-70 series

Posted 9:24 PM 5/22/2019 by Nathalie Jones, KOMU 8 Sports Producer

ST. LOUIS - Kansas City and St. Louis both walked away with wins in the annual I-70 series on Wednesday. 

Kansas City won the first game of the day-night double-header, 8-2. Brad Keller's seven-plus innings of two-hit baseball, along with Jorge Soler's three-run home run led the (More)

5/21/2019

Blues advance to Stanley Cup Final

Blues advance to Stanley Cup Final

Posted 3:55 PM 5/22/2019 by Nathalie Jones, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues are advancing to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 49 years.

St. Louis eliminated the San Jose Sharks in a 5-1 victory to win the Western Conference Final on Tuesday. 

The Blues will meet the Boston Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final on (More)

5/20/2019

Cougars name Jones-Olson as volleyball coach

Cougars name Jones-Olson as volleyball coach

Posted 6:55 PM 5/20/2019 by Edward Redler, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Columbia College tapped Allison Jones-Olson as its next head volleyball coach Monday afternoon.

Jones-Olson is the first hire by new athletic director James Arnold, who assumed the position from Bob Burchard at the start of May.

She previously coached Central Methodist (More)

5/19/2019

Florida sweeps Missouri at home, Tigers readying for SEC Tournament

Florida sweeps Missouri at home, Tigers readying for SEC Tournament

Posted 7:36 AM 5/19/2019 by Travis Breese, KOMU 8 Sports Reporter

COLUMBIA - The Missouri baseball team dropped their final game of the regular season Saturday to the Florida Gators. The Tigers end things on a four-game skid and get ready for the SEC Tournament next week.

Missouri played Florida very tight, though, rallying back from down 3-0 to tie (More)

5/17/2019

Mizzou south end zone facility to be completed August 1

Mizzou south end zone facility to be completed August 1

Posted 7:16 AM 5/19/2019 by Shade Bullock, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Mizzou Athletics announced the team spaces and offices in it's new south end zone facility will be completed by the Jul. 1 and the rest of the public spaces will be completed by Aug. 1.

The facility is about 200,000 square feet total and the total project will cost just under (More)

5/16/2019

Lincoln Football coach resigns

Lincoln Football coach resigns

Posted 5:06 PM 5/16/2019 by Edward Redler, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

JEFFERSON CITY - Lincoln University head football coach Steven Smith resigned Wednesday, the school announced.

In two seasons, Smith led the Blue Tigers to a 4-17 record.

Offensive coordinator for the past two seasons, Malik Hoskins, has been named interim head coach for the 2019 (More)

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