Audrey Langworthy of Auxvasse was crowned Miss Branson 2015 on Saturday, Nov. 15. The Miss Springfield/Miss Branson Pageant was a preliminary competition for the Miss Missouri Scholarship Pageant. Langworthy will compete for the Miss Missouri title in June in Mexico, Missouri.
Art House hosts oil painting class
Janis Burgin, of Jefferson City, taught an oil painting class at Art House on Tuesday. Click to see photos from the class.
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating the cause of a plane crash that happened Monday night at the Fulton-Elton Hensley Memorial Airport. The plane crashed just after takeoff.
Senior Julian Taylor and sophomores David Houlding and Billy McKenzie will represent the Owls at the second-annual Patriot All-America Invitational from Dec. 27-31 at the Wigwam Gold golf course in Lichtfield Park, Arizona.
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.
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.
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.
Junior Claire Gibby paced the Westminster women, who finished 30th in the team standings of the NCAA Regional on Satturday.
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.
The Lady Blue Jays committed 26 turnovers in falling 87-56 in the final game of the CCIW/SLIAC Challenge on Sunday.
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 scored just 17 second-half points in a 72-48 loss to Elmhurst to close out play at the CCIW/SLIAC Challenge on Sunday.
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.
Fulton's annual holiday open house event was Friday, Nov. 14. Click to see photos from the event.
One person had to be rescued during a house fire Monday morning in Fulton.
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.
A steady increase in the Callaway County jail population has caused officials to address the situation in a County Commission meeting earlier this week.
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.
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.
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.