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UCM 3-D Map
Holly Carneal demonstrates the use of the three-dimensional tactile map of the UCM main campus. (Courtesy of UCM)

UCM Develops 3-D Map For Blind

WARRENSBURG, MO (April 27, 2015) – For Holly Carneal, a social work major at the University of Central Missouri, college life presents the daily challenges faced by many college students. However, as a blind student, Carneal and her guide dog, Stella, face the additional challenge of learning to navigate campus without the benefit of being able to read a traditional printed campus map

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UCM Baseball
UCM Baseball (Courtesy of UCM Athletics)

UCM Loses Regular Season Finale

ST. CHARLES, Mo. -- Lindenwood got a two-out RBI single and scored an unearned run to grab a 4-3 walkoff win over the Mules in the regular season finale on Sunday at the Lou Brock Sports Complex. The Mules finished the regular season at 28-20 overall and 23-13 in MIAA play and will be the No

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Matthew Lue
Matthew Lue, New Director of Finance in Warrensburg

Warrensburg Names New Director of Finance

The City of Warrensburg is proud to announce Matthew Lue as the new Director of Finance. Matthew holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration. He is scheduled to begin today, April 15,

Pepsi Grandstand

Missouri State Fair Announces Four More Acts For Pepsi Grandstand

(SEDALIA, Mo.) – Four concerts were announced today by Missouri State Fair Director Mark Wolfe, adding a mix of sixties and seventies rock, country and contemporary Christian music to this year’s State Fair, Aug

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Post Office
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Warrensburg And Kansas City Postal Worker Indicted

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced two postal workers were indicted by a federal grand jury today, in separate and unrelated cases, for stealing thousands of pieces of mail and for stealing money from a cash drawer

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Tyler Lawson
COURTESY OF SEDALIA SCHOOL DISTRICT 200 Sedalia Middle School sixth grader Tyler Lawson displays the items he received from the Boston Red Sox in response to a persuasive letter he wrote to the team in September. The box arrived Monday, March 23.

Boston Red Sox Wow Sedalia Middle School Student

Tyler Lawson was hopeful that his letter to his favorite baseball team, the Boston Red Sox, would garner some kind of response. He never imagined that his letter would hit a home run.

Tyler and his fellow students in teacher Shannon Gwaltney’s sixth grade computer class at Sedalia Middle School completed a persuasive letter assignment in September; students selected a celebrity, store, sports team or restaurant and wrote a letter requesting a response that would include some kind of item

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UCM
UCM National Champions (Courtesy of UCM Athletics)

UCM Pep Rally Planned For Wednesday

WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- The University of Central Missouri will hold a pep rally on Wednesday, March 25 to honor the 2015 NCAA-II Women's Indoor Track & Field National Champion Jennies and Mules Wrestling National Champion Frank Cagnina.

The pep rally will begin at 6 p.m. in

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March Mayhem
A crowd of about 25 people came out to the Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri's March Mayhem team auction event, held at Fitter's 5th Street Pub. The event raised more than $2,600 for Club operations.

Boys & Girls Clubs Of West Central Missouri Raise $2,600 Through March Mayhem

The Boys & Girls Clubs of West Central Missouri brought a little “mayhem” to the area this week with the third annual March Mayhem event, raising more than $2,600 for Club operations.

Participants had a chance to show off their basketball knowledge for some of the most anticipated college games of the year with two ways to win – a traditional bracket challenge and by bidding on various teams and their likelihood to win it all.

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Huntin' & Fishin' With Harry
Huntin' & Fishin' With Harry

Huntin’ & Fishin’ With Harry Visits Parkview Elementary School

Parkview Elementary School celebrated Missouri Read In Day on Friday, March 13, with the theme of “Hooked On Reading.” Harry Hoffert, host of “Huntin’ and Fishin’ with Harry” on KXKX-FM and brother of second grade teacher Melissa Johnson, stopped by to read to students

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UCM Mules
Courtesy of UCM Athletics

Defending Champion UCM Mules Fall In Central Region Semifinals

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The 20th-ranked Mules fell behind fourth-ranked Minnesota State-Moorhead by 21 points early in the second half and couldn't complete the comeback as they fell 71-60 in the NCAA-II Central Region Semifinals, ending their bid for back-to-back national championships. The Mules got b

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