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Lady Owls suffer exhibition loss to NCAA Div. I Western Illinois

Senior guard Destani Stensrud logged a team-high 11 points — including 7-of-7 free throws — in the William Woods University Lady Owls’ 89-42 exhibition loss to NCAA Division I Western Illinois on Monday night.

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Former NFL cornerback Wade Davis shares his coming out story with Westminster College students

Davis discusses his work with the You Can Play Project

Former NFL cornerback Wade Davis shared his coming out story and his experiences working as an advocate, public speaker and educator on gender, race and orientation equality.

Lady Owls place six on all-AMC volleyball team

Freshman outside hitter Abbi McKnelly was a second-team all-American Midwest Conference selection and was tabbed as the league’s Freshman of the Year in a list released recently.

Lady Blue Jays finish 30th at NCAA Regional

Junior Claire Gibby paced the Westminster women, who finished 30th in the team standings of the NCAA Regional on Satturday.

Stewart, William Woods women edge past Sterling

Senior guard Paige Stewart’s late 3-pointer and subsequent steal on defense helped William Woods secure an 82-81 win over the Lady Warriors on Saturday to close out the Southwestern Classic.

Westminster women fall to Elmhurst

The Lady Blue Jays committed 26 turnovers in falling 87-56 in the final game of the CCIW/SLIAC Challenge on Sunday.

William Woods men bow to Bellevue

Sophomore guard Alec Mulvihill tied for the game high with 15 points in the Owls’ 90-63 loss to the Bruins on Saturday at Anderson Arena.

Westminster men drop a pair at CCIW/SLIAC event

Westminster scored just 17 second-half points in a 72-48 loss to Elmhurst to close out play at the CCIW/SLIAC Challenge on Sunday.

Lady Owls draw Northwestern Ohio in NAIA Opener

The William Woods women’s soccer team will oppose a nationally-ranked squad in the NAIA Opening Round. The Lady Owls will tangle with the No. 8-ranked University of Northwestern Ohio Racers at 1 p.m. Saturday in Lima, Ohio.

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Fulton's Christmas kickoff: Downtown hosts annual holiday open house

Fulton's annual holiday open house event was Friday, Nov. 14. Click to see photos from the event.

One person rescued in Fulton house fire

One person had to be rescued during a house fire Monday morning in Fulton.

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Mizzou students give back, help with new Kingdom Projects project

Twelve students from the University of Missouri spent their weekend at Kingdom Projects Inc., organizing clothing in the resale shop, painting its walls and giving the organization a kickstart to its new wooden pallet project.

Callaway County officials assess jail overcrowding

A steady increase in the Callaway County jail population has caused officials to address the situation in a County Commission meeting earlier this week.

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No. 3 South Callaway overpowers East Buchanan

Will play at Palmyra in Class 2 semifinals next Friday night

First a blackout, then the knockout as the undefeated South Callaway Bulldogs cast out another high-profile opponent. After waiting out a power outage that delayed the start by almost an hour, third-ranked South Callaway ensured that its unprecedented playoff run would continue by suppressing fourth-ranked East Buchanan 21-8 in a Class 2 quarterfinal showdown between Bulldogs on Friday night.

Stensrud's late basket pushes William Woods to late win

Senior guard Destani Stensrud’s basket with 3 seconds to play vaulted the Lady Owls to an 83-81 triumph over the Lady Builders on Friday night at the Southwestern Classic.

Westminster women top Millikin to open season

Sophomore guard Andrea Zalis paced four players in double figures with 17 points in the Lady Blue Jays’ 75-70 season-opening win over the Big Blue at the CCIW/SLIAC Challenge on Saturday afternoon.

Blue Jays soccer team's season ends in Division III loss to Loras

It was a familiar feeling and score to end the season for the Westminster Blue Jays soccer team. The No. 8-ranked Loras (Iowa) College Duhawks used a pair of second-half goals to down Westminster 2-0 in the first round of the NCAA Division III Tournament on Saturday at Rock Bowl Stadium.

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Hillers Creek Bridge up for grabs

Scheduled for replacement, interested parties have until Jan. 15 to submit plan for relocation, repurpose

There’s a bridge just northeast of New Bloomfield available to the highest bidder — or at least to the one with the best proposal for its relocation and re-use.

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National Churchill Museum hosts Victorian tea time

The National Churchill Museum served PG Tips English tea at its Victorian Christmas Holiday Shopping and Tea event Thursday afternoon. Click to see photos from the event.

New Bloomfield to vote on 2015 budget next month

The New Bloomfield Board of Aldermen discussed the city’s preliminary 2015 budget at its regular meeting Thursday night. The board will vote on the budget at its December meeting.

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