• Tolton stays positive in spite of the latest lopsided loss Posted on 21 September 2019 at 1:48am

    O'FALLON - Both frustration and determination radiated from the St. Dominic high school visiting locker room as the Tolton football players left the field disappointed once again.

    A grueling week of practice had just given way to yet another blowout loss for the struggling team, now 0-4 on the season.

  • Battle and Harrison Keller beat up on Harrisonville Posted on 21 September 2019 at 1:44am

    COLUMBIA - Battle head coach Atiyyah Ellison thought he was the only who'd notice it, but apparently it'd been the question of the quarterback room all week.

    In fact, Battle's starting quarterback Harrison Keller said it's been a joke the last couple of seasons.

  • Jeff City Jays no match for SLUH's toughness Posted on 21 September 2019 at 1:30am

    JEFFERSON CITY - Jefferson City's stadium sits at the bottom of a long, steep hill, and like the fans who walked back to their cars after the game, the Jays had a big slope to climb early against SLUH.

    Although the Junior Billikens were an opponent the Jays dominated last year, getting beat consistently in the trenches from start to finish led to a reversal of outcomes this season.  

  • Rock Bridge doesn't show improvement in loss to Lee's Summit West Posted on 21 September 2019 at 12:37am

    KANSAS CITY - Rock Bridge coach Van Vanatta has been looking for improvement in the way his team has played for weeks now.

    Improvement in the Bruins’ mental approach.

  • Hickman's offense comes alive against Smith-Cotton Posted on 21 September 2019 at 12:35am

    SEDALIA - It took some time for Hickman’s offense to wake up, but it finally happened, and quick too.

    The Kewpies opened Friday’s contest against Smith-Cotton with a 53 second touchdown drive. It was set up by a 40-yard kick return by Travis Weston and was finished with a quarterback sneak by Jevean Brown at the Tigers’ 1-yard line.

  • Arrest made in Columbia homicide investigation Posted on 20 September 2019 at 11:46pm

    COLUMBIA - Columbia Police announced Friday officers made an arrest in the homicide of E'quan Spain.

    Michael L. Anderson III, 28, of Columbia, was arrested Friday and charged with unlawful use of a weapon, armed criminal action, and second degree murder.

  • Three-car crash shuts down one lane of Providence Road Posted on 20 September 2019 at 10:34pm

    COLUMBIA — A crash involving three cars shut down a section of Providence Road Friday night.

    Columbia Urgent Care volunteer Nick Hubbuch told KOMU a Jeep was hit on the driver-side while turning left onto Sexton Road.

  • Friday Night Fever Week 4: High school football scores from around mid-Missouri Posted on 20 September 2019 at 7:09pm

    COLUMBIA - Below are scores from football games around mid-Missouri. Final scores are in bold.

    SLUH 35

  • Friday Night Fever Week 4: High school football photos and videos [embedded content] Posted on 20 September 2019 at 6:44pm

    COLUMBIA – The Jefferson City Jays face off against SLUH Junior Billikens for this week’s game of the week.  

    Jefferson City’s home stadium was hit by a tornado in May, and the team stepped up to help repair the stadium before the season even started. The Jays current season is 2-1, and the team is ranked 28th in the state. St. Louis University High is 1-2 and ranked 74th in the state. SLUH did not put up much resistance to Jefferson City last year.  

  • NCAA to proceed in KU basketball pay-for-play investigation Posted on 20 September 2019 at 5:10pm

    COLUMBIA - The NCAA expected to hit the University of Kansas basketball program with multiple violations allegations. 

    "After a summer of speculation following a top NCAA official saying the organization would make findings against schools involved in a pay-for-play recruiting scheme investigated by the FBI," according to The Kansas City Star.