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Lady Blue Jays push winning streak to 11

CARLINVILLE, Ill. — The red-hot Westminster College Lady Blue Jays extended their sizzling win streak to 11 games by trouncing the Blackburn College Lady Beavers 71-51 in a St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference matchup Wednesday night.

Blue Jays stumble vs. Blackburn in SLIAC loss

CARLINVILLE, Ill. — The Blackburn College Beavers dominated the Westminster College Blue Jays 79-54 in St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play Wednesday night.

Missouri women beat Alabama 63-52

The Missouri women’s basketball team snapped a two-game losing streak Thursday with a 63-52 defeat of Alabama.

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Moustakas, Royals agree to $14.3 million, 2-year contract

The Royals and third baseman Mike Moustakas agreed Thursday to a $14.3 million, two-year contract that not only avoids arbitration this year but also buys out his final year.

Missouri lawmakers debate proper response to opiate deaths

Missouri lawmakers are considering how to combat rising levels of opiate addiction — and while some proposals have garnered widespread support, others face challenges over funding and privacy concerns.

House approves more lawmaker control of Missouri Capitol

Missouri lawmakers have voted to give themselves more control over the Capitol's renovations and security.

Measure would deny University of Missouri system funds boost

The University of Missouri system would be nixed from a higher education funding boost under action taken by a House committee, and the system's handling of race-related protests is being blamed.

Lawmakers asked to allow sheriff’s deputies to work other counties

Would let deputies temporarily help out

When there’s a major fire, surrounding fire departments are ready to move in and help the local department both fight the major fire and answer other calls. Missouri sheriffs want the General Assembly to give them power to do the same thing, Cole County Sheriff Greg White said Wednesday.

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Facebook page targets South Callaway students, staff

Investigators with the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office are looking into a Facebook page that sexually objectified students and staff of South Callaway High School.

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Westminster dedicates Admission Center

The Westminster College community celebrated last Friday the dedication of the William D. and Katherine C. Felder Center for Admissions and Student Financial Planning.

Holts Summit board to refund sewer bond

The Board of Aldermen agreed to refund the revenue bond for another two years as a part of the city’s sewer update project at its regular meeting Monday.

Mitchell's late free throws send Hornets past Marshall

Fulton pulls out 73-69 NCMC victory over Owls

Fulton senior guard Kalin Mitchell connected on four free throws in the final 6 seconds Tuesday night, helping the Hornets clip Marshall in a 73-69 NCMC win at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.

Bulldogs pound MMA for fifth straight win

MOKANE — Sophomore guard Kaden Helsel produced a game-high 28 points and the South Callaway Bulldogs posted their fifth straight win with Tuesday night’s 83-54 non-conference dismantling of the Missouri Military Academy Colonels.

No. 10 Wildcats throttle Bunceton in 102-41 romp

NEW BLOOMFIELD — Sophomore forward Jak Kitchens directed five players in double figures with 22 points Monday night as the state-ranked New Bloomfield Wildcats crushed the Bunceton Dragons 102-41 in non-conference play.

Warrants sought for cellphone tracking

Lawmaker wants to limit police use of cell tower simulators

Some law officers have special devices that can track cellphone usage.