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12/5/2014

Joplin and Tuscaloosa rebuilding after 2011 tornadoes

Posted 1:52 PM 12/8/2014 by Jay Wallis, KOMU 8 Reporter

TUSCALOOSA, Alabama - Back in May of 2011, a catastrophic tornado struck Joplin, impacting hundreds of thousands of lives. Since then, the city has made progress towards getting back on its feet.

Less than one month before this incident, a tornado devastated parts of Tuscaloosa. Just like (More)...

No. 22 Oklahoma beats Missouri 82-63

12/4/2014

Alabama fans not fazed by Missouri's back-to-back wins

Posted 1:33 PM 12/4/2014 by Mary Kate Burgess, KOMU 8 Sports Xtra Reporter

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Fans of the Crimson Tide are used to winning. Alabama is football royalty when it comes to college football, especially in the Southeastern Conference. 

Meanwhile, the University of Missouri is the new kid on the block. The Tigers have only been in the conference (More)...

College Football Hall of Fame welcomes visitors after recent opening

Dreamland Bar-B-Que connects with community

12/5/2014

MU football takes flight for Atlanta

Posted 12:37 PM 12/5/2014 by Genevieve Reaume, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - MU football jetted off for the SEC Championship in Atlanta from Columbia Regional Airport at just about 2:00 Friday afternoon.

The weather caused some delays, but the flight normally is just under an (More)...

Alabama sophomore determined to not let cancer stop her

New Atlanta Stadium to replace Georgia Dome in 2017

SEC FanFare eases championship rivalries

Mizzou Atlanta Alumni throw SEC championship eve party

12/4/2014

Local Scores: Thursday, Dec. 4

Local Scores: Thursday, Dec. 4

Posted 7:43 PM 12/4/2014 by Nick Hehemann, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MID-MISSOURI- Here are some local scores from Thursday, Dec. 5: 

High School Boys Basketball: 

Boonville tops Centralia 68-54

Fulton beats Clopton 71-50

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Atlanta SEC hot spots expect less fan turnout this year

SEC warns fans about counterfeit tickets

12/3/2014

Local scores: Wednesday December 3

Local scores: Wednesday December 3

Posted 6:57 PM 12/3/2014 by Justin Cowan KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MID-MISSOURI: Here are some local scores from around the area on Wednesday, December 3.

Women's College Basketball:

Westminster 79

Webster 70

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SEC Championship Game ticket prices lower than ever

12/2/2014

Local Scores: Tuesday, Dec. 2nd

Local Scores: Tuesday, Dec. 2nd

Posted 8:04 PM 12/2/2014 by Ben Wilson, KOMU 8 Sports Digital Producer

MID-MISSOURI - Here are some local scores from around the area on Tuesday, December 2.

Boys Basketball

Kirksville defeated Battle 52-51

Sturgeon defeated Hallsville 86-83 (OT)

Centralia (More)...

Missouri comes back to top in-state foe SEMO

Blues sign Martin Brodeur to 1-year deal

Cardinals sign pitcher Matt Belisle

12/1/2014

St. Louis police group criticizes Rams players

St. Louis police group criticizes Rams players

Posted 8:12 AM 12/1/2014 by The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - The St. Louis Police Officers Association said the five Rams players who stood with their hands raised before Sunday's game should be disciplined and the NFL should publicly apologize.

Some witnesses said Michael Brown, who was black, had his hands up before being fatally (More)...

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