Author: Jacque Flanagan

Managing Editor

Managing editor says goodbye

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) –This paper – the one you’re not actually holding due to our abeyance – is my last paper at UCM. I’m leaving and so is a good chunk of my staff. They’re going off in their own ways after graduation – some back home, some to other jobs or off traveling. Wherever we’re… Read more »

Central Missouri faces Lindenwood to end three-games on the road

Central Missouri Mules baseball is to play their final game of three games on the road this week against Lindenwood. Central Missouri now has a 27-10 record for the season with an 11-6 record away with eight consecutive wins. The Mules are 18-7 in MIAA play and currently sit second in the conference standings. UCM… Read more »

Daemon Toliver

The University of Central Missouri is saddened to learn that  22-year-old student, Daemon Toliver of Grandview, Missouri, passed away at his off-campus residence Tuesday, March 27. Daemon was a junior finance major in the Harmon College of Business and Professional Studies. Members of the university community are keeping Daemon’s family, friends and students who knew… Read more »

Son charged in mother’s death

A Sedalia man was charged Saturday with second-degree murder in connection to the death of his mother. Warrensburg officers were called to the 200 block of West Sparks Street Tuesday, March 20, after receiving information on a possible heart attack. Upon arrival, officers located Karen Miles dead inside the residence, according to a statement from Police… Read more »

Johnson county celebrates life of slain officer

Clinton, Missouri, Police Officer Christopher R. Morton, who died in the line of duty on March 6, funeral procession traveled from Clinton to Knob Noster, Missouri this afternoon. Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens ordered all flags at all State and government offices will be flown at half-staff, statewide Monday from sunrise until sunset in honor of Morton who… Read more »

Social responsibility

Warrensburg Middle School experienced a phone outage Feb. 9. The system was down for about a week, which seemed like a long period of time. As this was unfolding in our community, families in Florida were dealing with a school shooting. Our readership includes faculty and staff who have children that attend the school district,… Read more »

Mules football announces 2018-2017 signing class

The University of Central Missouri football team announced their class of incoming players for the 2018 season during an inaugural banquet at Player’s in Warrensburg last Thursday. The Mules are coming off their 11th straight-winning season after last year’s 9-3 finish. The class consists of 33 players and is highlighted by the offensive line and… Read more »

Mules-Winona game rescheduled to doubleheader Saturday

Central Missouri Mules baseball adjusted their schedule this weekend due to predicted inclement weather in the area. The game Friday, Feb. 16, against Winona State has been pushed back to a doubleheader starting at 12 p.m Saturday, Feb. 17, according to a UCM athletics press release. Game two will immediately follow the conclusion of game one. The series finale is… Read more »