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9/26/2014

FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 6

FNF high school football scores and photos: Week 6

Posted 9:16 AM 9/25/2014 by John Zupon, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - Mid-Missouri high school football closed out week six with a bang. 

In the Callaway Cup, South Callaway hosted and dominated North Callaway. The game was supposed to be a little bit closer than it ended up being. 

Battle could now be called the second best team (More)...

9/28/2014

Roots N Blues N BBQ looks to improve sustainability

Posted 3:19 PM 9/28/2014 by Eric Kelly, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Organizers at the Roots N Blues are continuing to implement a variety of ways to keep the festival grounds at high quality.

At this year's festival, there are a multitude of ways that festival organziers are using to keep sustainability high.

Some options this year (More)...

Columbia Regional flights to and from Chicago canceled again

Golfers come to mid-Missouri for amputee golf tournament

Missouri gov's Ferguson response widely criticized

Softball tournament raises money to send vets to Washington DC

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9/27/2014

Missouri rallies to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20

Posted 9:07 PM 9/27/2014 by The Associated Press

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Russell Hansbrough scored two of his three touchdowns in the final seven minutes and Missouri rallied from 13 points down to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20 on Saturday night.

The Tigers (4-1, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) trailed 20-7 and managed just 181 yards of offense (More)...

Police officer shot in Ferguson

Downtown stores see more business despite festival move

Gov. Nixon part of delegation in Afghanistan

9/26/2014

No parking available at Roots N Blues N BBQ Festival

Posted 4:47 PM 9/27/2014 by Jenn Croft, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - The 8th annual Roots N Blues N BBQ festival will take place this Friday through Sunday. This is the second year the festival will be held at Stephens Lake Park.

The festival moved from downtown Columbia, where it was held in previous years, to accommodate for the growing number (More)...

9/27/2014

ESPN's College GameDay: Missouri vs. South Carolina

Posted 2:25 PM 9/27/2014 by Morgan Uber and Madi Morris, KOMU 8 Sports Reporters

COLUMBIA, South Carolina - ESPN's College GameDay was in the other Columbia of the SEC, Saturday morning for the game between Missouri and No. 13 South Carolina. KOMU 8 News has all the best sights and sounds of College GameDay from Friday night and Saturday morning.

Missouri Military Academy celebrates 125th homecoming

Mayor's Task Force discusses diversity in the community

Mid-Missouri chapter of AFSP hosts suicide prevention walk

State plans $1 million fix of Roaring River lodge

9/28/2014

Shooting in Aspen Heights leaves one wounded

Posted 11:38 AM 9/27/2014 by Ashley Holt, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - A shooting in Aspen Heights has left one wounded and multiple in police custody. 

The Columbia Police Department responded to multiple calls at around 2 a.m. Saturday morning reporting gunshots. 

Upon arrival, police discovered a vehicle with a bullet hole in (More)...

9/27/2014

Chiefs great Dawson has bridge dedicated to him

Chiefs great Dawson has bridge dedicated to him

Posted 10:33 AM 9/27/2014 by The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) - A bridge near Arrowhead Stadium is being dedicated to former Kansas City Chiefs great Len Dawson.

The Kansas City Star reports that the Missouri Department of Transportation unveiled the sign Friday that will be posted in front of the (More)...

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