Author: Muleskinner Staff

Photo Gallery: Missouri State Fair

Photos by KURT RODEWALD, Digitalburg The 2012 Missouri State Fair is currently underway in Sedalia and will continue through Sunday, Aug. 19. The theme of this year’s fair is “Celebrate Then and Wow.” For more information, visit or call 1-800-422-FAIR. The following photos are from the opening day, Aug. 9. Click on a photo to… Read more »

Downtown revitalization project phase 3 updates for the week of Aug. 6

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.)—The east entry to Mopac Alley (the one-way alley off Holden Street that runs parallel to the railroad tracks), and the entrance to the Chamber of Commerce’s parking lot off Holden Street will both be closed until further notice. Pine Street and Bodies Alley will be open Thursday, Aug. 9 through Saturday, Aug. 11…. Read more »

Jennies’ soccer unanimous number one in MIAA preseason soccer poll

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – The defending MIAA champion Jennies’ soccer team was unanimously picked to finish on top of the MIAA in the 2012 Preseason Coaches’ Poll released Thursday morning by the league office. The Jens received all 12 possible first-place votes cast by the league coaches and garnered 144 points. UCM finished the 2011… Read more »

Jennies volleyball picked second in MIAA Preseason Coaches’ Poll

(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – After claiming their third consecutive MIAA championship last season, the Central Missouri Jennies are picked to finish second in the conference in 2012. The Jennies tallied 131 votes in the poll, including four first-place votes. The Jens were narrowly edged out by the Washburn Lady Blues, who were co-champions last season… Read more »

Mo’s Maniac kick-off events scheduled

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Area youth will have the first opportunity to sign up for “Mo’s Maniacs,” the official youth booster club of UCM athletics, at a special event Monday, Aug. 13.  The event will be hosted by the official sponsor of “Mo’s Maniacs”, DQ / Orange Julius of Warrensburg (corner of Burkarth Road & Business… Read more »

Jennies volleyball earns AVCA Team Academic Award

(LEXINGTON, Ky.) – The Central Missouri Jennies volleyball program was awarded the AVCA Team Academic Award, for their work in the classroom during the 2011-12 school year. The Jennies are one of only 69 programs in Division II to win the award, making up less than 13% of Division II volleyball programs in the country…. Read more »

12th annual Celebrating Central Missouri Athletics auction scheduled for Friday, Aug. 17; Auction preview set for Thursday, Aug. 16

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The 12th annual Celebrating Central Missouri Athletics Auction will be Friday, Aug. 17, from 5:30-10 p.m. in the UCM Multipurpose Building. In addition, an auction preview and pre-registration is slated for Thursday, Aug. 16 from 6-8 p.m. in the Multi for all who plan to attend the auction. Beverages and hors d’oureves… Read more »