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Bulldogs collect first SMC victory

RUSSELLVILLE — The South Callaway Bulldogs logged their first Show-Me Conference win of the season Tuesday night, outscoring the Russellville Indians by a combined 56-30 in the second and third quarters in an 82-52 romp.

Lady Eagles tumble to Chamois

CHAMOIS — Junior center Avalon Saxton and junior forward Elizabeth Harrison both had eight points as the Missouri School for the Deaf Lady Eagles fell to 2-9 on the season after Tuesday night’s 46-28 loss to the Chamois Lady Pirates.

Lady Blue Jays surge to ninth straight victory

The first-place Westminster College Lady Blue Jays outscored the Fontbonne University Lady Griffins 48-36 in the second half to extend their winning streak to nine games with Wednesday night’s 90-72 SLIAC home victory.

Holts Summit man gets probation in thefts

A Holts Summit man was placed on five years supervised probation for pleading guilty to charges in connection with thefts from vehicles last June in Cole County.

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Tigers sign 20 in first recruiting class under Odom

Barry Odom’s first significant mark on the Missouri football team was put to ink Wednesday as the Tigers added a class of 20 players on National Signing Day.

Mizzou hires defensive line coach

The Missouri football team brought 20 new players on board Wednesday. It also added Jackie Shipp.

Senators asked to update Missouri's deadly force laws

When is it appropriate for a law officer to use “deadly force” against someone?

Missouri lawmakers consider fantasy sports regulations

Missouri lawmakers are debating whether to regulate fantasy sports like gambling.

Republican proposes birth control from pharmacists

A Republican lawmaker wants to make it easier for Missouri women to get birth control.

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Moody gets 23 in Mississippi's 76-73 win over Missouri

The Missouri men’s basketball team found a way to score for the first 38:55 of Wednesday’s game against Mississippi. The next step is going 1:05 more.

Lawmaker seeks payment for family caregivers

Family members or loved ones caring for Missouri’s Medicaid patients could qualify for compensation for their caregiving if a bill passes this session.

Missouri bill on medical students' mental health advances

A bill to promote awareness and research on mental illness among medical students is moving forward in the Missouri House.

University of Missouri system announces diversity spending

The University of Missouri system has announced more than $920,000 in spending on diversity efforts as it seeks to recover from racial unrest on its Columbia campus

Group urges reinstatement of suspended Missouri professor

A national association is calling for the reinstatement of a suspended University of Missouri assistant professor who was involved in a run-in with two student journalists during campus protests.

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Volunteers, grant help school restore access to outside classroom

The Hatton-McCredie outdoor classroom is one dad’s weekend away from being finished now that the Fulton school received a grant to build two bridges on the trails.