No. 13 Jennies fall to No. 5 Washburn

(TOPEKA, Kan.) – The 13th-ranked Central Missouri Jennies kept things close, but could never quite get over the top, falling to the 5th-ranked Washburn Lady Blues, 59-53, on the road in the regular season finale. The Jennies missed out on a chance to win a share of their first MIAA regular season title since 1995-96,… Read more »

Fla. sinkhole swallows man as it enlarges

By TAMARA LUSH (SEFFNER, Fla., AP) – Engineers worked gingerly Saturday morning to find out more about a slowly growing sinkhole that swallowed a Florida man in his bedroom, believing the entire house could eventually succumb to the unstable ground. Jeff Bush, 37, was in his bedroom Thursday night when the earth opened and took… Read more »

UCM Athletics to host 2003 Mules Baseball Reunion

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Central Missouri’s 2003 Baseball National Championship, Central Missouri Athletics will host a 2003 Mules Baseball Reunion in conjunction with UCM’s home baseball series against Emporia State on Saturday, April 27. All members of the 2003 National Championship team are invited back for the weekend’s activities,… Read more »

Record spring enrollment announced at UCM

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – With a 3 percent increase in students over the same time a year ago, the University of Central Missouri is experiencing a record spring 2013 enrollment. As of the mid-February census, 11,879 students are enrolled at UCM for the current semester, an increase of 341 students over spring 2012. The total represents… Read more »

UCM senior seeks support from campus community

With spring graduation quickly approaching, UCM senior Maggie Quinn hopes to win Vantage Credit Union’s contest to become the next Young & Free St. Louis Spokester. To receive an interview for the competition, Quinn, a public relations and Spanish major, must be within the top ten candidates to receive the most votes at http://www.youngfreestlouis.com/2013-search/. The… Read more »