Mules wrestling team at regional

Story by ALEX AGUEROS, for The Muleskinner— Mules wrestling will travel to Ashland, Ohio Saturday for the Division II Super Regional. Ashland University hosts the event. Central will send 10 wrestlers to the tournament, led by redshirt junior Nick Viterisi (22-10) and senior Clarence Neely (8-2). For Viterisi, the regional puts him one step away… Read more »

Emergency snow ordinance in effect Monday

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — Another snowstorm is on the way, and city officials are asking drivers to move their vehicles to make way for the plows. The city’s Emergency Snow Ordinance will be enforced at 6 p.m. today and will remain in effect until roadways can be successfully cleared to their full width, according to a… Read more »

Phase I Emergency Snow Ordinance takes effect Monday

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Current forecasts show exceptional quantities of snow and blizzard conditions hitting the Warrensburg area. In anticipation of the potential for another round of heavy winter weather, the City of Warrensburg is declaring that Phase I of the Emergency Snow Ordinance go into effect at 6 p.m. on Monday evening, Feb. 25. The… Read more »

More snow headed to KC area

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) – Just as Missouri and Kansas residents are digging out from record snowfalls, another winter storm is headed to the region. The National Weather Service on Saturday issued a winter storm watch for Monday and Tuesday for eastern Kansas and western Missouri and is predicting up to about 10 inches of… Read more »

Feedlots, meatpackers closing with fewer US cows

By ROXANA HEGEMAN (WICHITA, Kan., AP) – Years of drought are reshaping the U.S. beef industry with feedlots and a major meatpacking plant closing because there are too few cattle left in the United States to support them. Some feedlots in the nation’s major cattle-producing states have already been dismantled, and others are sitting empty…. Read more »

Mules dominate over Southwest Baptist

(BOLIVAR, Mo.) – Mules basketball (18-6, 12-4 MIAA) jumped out to a 13-0 lead the first five minutes of the game and never looked back, coasting to a 108-91 win over the Southwest Baptist Bearcats (9-16, 7-10 MIAA) Saturday night at the Meyer Sports Center in Bolivar. Matt Webb sank a jumper 37 seconds into… Read more »

Mules claim titles during second day of MIAA Championships

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – A pair of seniors and a first-time conference champ claimed individual titles for the Central Missouri Mules Saturday. It was the second day of the MIAA Indoor Track & Field Championships in the Multipurpose Building. Senior, multi-event athlete, Brent Vogel claimed his second career MIAA title in the heptathlon, while classmate Laban… Read more »

No. 7 Jennies fall to Southwest Baptist

(BOLIVAR, Mo.) – The seventh ranked Jennies basketball team (21-3, 13-3 MIAA) had their eight game winning streak snapped Saturday evening as they fell to Southwest Baptist (11-14, 6-11 MIAA) 63-52 at the Meyer Sports Center in Bolivar. The Jennies took an early 3-0 lead when Nicole Caddell was fouled after making a layup and… Read more »