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Fulton girls stop skid with NCMC win over Hannibal

The Lady Hornets put an end to their four-game losing streak with a 56-38 North Central Missouri Conference victory over the Lady Pirates on Monday night at Roger D. Davis Gymnasium.

MSD girls split with Kansas, Iowa

The Lady Eagles fell to 1-10 with a 35-33 loss to the Lady Jackrabbits on Saturday.

MSD boys down Kansas, Iowa

The Eagles outscored the Jackrabbits 26-15 after halftime to claim a 48-28 win on Saturday.

Gatson scores 31 as Lady Blue Jays triumph over SLIAC foe Webster

Junior guard Kasey Gatson supplied a game-high 31 points in the Lady Blue Jays’ 63-58 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference road triumph over the Webster Lady Gorlok on Saturday afternoon.

Westminster men's losing streak extends to nine

Junior forward Matt Murphy and freshman guard Jaime Villalobos each paced the Blue Jays with eight points in their 75-48 St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference loss to the Gorlok on Saturday.

William Woods men drop AMC tilt at Benedictine

The Owls were unable to maintain their halftime lead in a 54-51 American Midwest Conference loss to the Bulldogs on Saturday afternoon.

Owls, Lady Owls both place third at Illinois College

The William Woods men’s and women’s track teams each notched third-place team showings at the Illinois College Snowbird Open on Saturday. The Owls amassed 61 points, trailing only Lincoln University (85) and Lincoln College (67). The Lady Owls totaled 88 points, only bested by Lincoln College (186) and Central Methodist (88.5).

Lady Blue Jays’ Njie sets school record at Illinois College

Westminster senior Nyima Njie broke her own 200-meter dash school record at the Illinois College Snow Bird Open on Saturday.

NRC names new resident inspector at Callaway Energy Center

U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission officials selected Mike Langelier to serve as the new resident inspector at the Callaway Energy Center. Read more about Langelier's prior experiences in the field.

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Admirers reflect on Churchill’s life during 50th anniversary of his death

British ambassador, Churchill descendants travel to Fulton for ceremony

Sounds from a trumpet resonated inside the Church of St. Mary the Virgin Aldermanbury Saturday as international and state leaders and community members silently reflected on the life of Sir Winston Churchill.

No. 4 Helias demolishes Hornets 73-33

Fulton Hornets head coach Ryan Shaw didn’t have to delve too deep when summarizing his team’s most lopsided loss of the year. Fulton tallied a season-low point total and was dominated throughout in a 73-33 thrashing by the state-ranked Helias Crusaders on Friday night at Rackers Fieldhouse.

Lady Hornets' losing streak hits four after 56-38 setback to Helias

The Fulton Lady Hornets have been knocked around pretty good lately, but head coach TJ Quick is optimistic her squad’s fortunes are going to improve.

North Callaway boys fade late to EMO foe Clopton

The Thunderbirds led for the better part of three quarters before fading down the stretch in a 44-33 Eastern Missouri Conference loss to the Hawks on Friday night.

South Callaway boys bow to Linn for first loss of the season

The Bulldogs struggled in all phases in suffering their first loss of the season 50-47 to the Wildcats in Show-Me Conference play Thursday night.

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Nontombi Naomi Tutu speaks at William Woods University in celebration of Martin Luther King Jr.

Gender, racial equality advocate draws parallel between MLK’s struggles, struggles today

When it comes to famous or well known people, Nontombi Naomi Tutu likes to find the stories behind the stories. She took time to research the thoughts and words of Martin Luther King Jr. in an attempt to find the story behind his story and to learn about him as a private figure rather than just a public figure.