Sports

Party’s Over for Super Bowl LV

Adtaxi—one of the nation’s fastest-growing digital marketing agencies—today announced the results of its annual Super Bowl Viewership and Consumer Streaming Trends survey. The data shows a new world of socially-distanced media consumption. Abandoning Super Bowl party traditions, 68% of respondents with plans to watch or listen to the big game report they will do so

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Lady Eagles celebrate Senior Night with win

The Lady Eagles honored their seniors on January 25, before their game versus Eldon going on to earn the victory 69-45. Head Coach Damon Wren was satisfied with his team’s performance.  “It was a tremendous night for our seniors and a great win for team. It was somewhat a bitter-sweet night.  We had 10 players

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MDC to reopen Runge Nature Center and Headquarters

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) announces it will reopen its Runge Conservation Nature Center and Conservation Commission Headquarters in Jefferson City to the public starting Feb. 1. County-level reductions in COVID-19 cases have allowed for the reopenings. Masks or other appropriate face coverings and social distancing will be required when in buildings at both

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Eagle boys drop two games on the week

The Southern Boone high school boys’ basketball team had a rough time last week dropping games to Blair Oaks and St. Elizabeth. The Eagles were on the road at Blair Oaks January 26, losing a tight game 54-51. Seniors Blake Dapkus and Nik Post accounted for more than half the team’s scoring in the loss

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Chillicothe wrestling tournament

Results from the Chillicothe girls and boys wrestling tournament are as follows: BOYS: 120: Kade Scheer, 3rd place  126: Charlie Urig, Champion  138: Hunter Jennings, 2nd place  152: Austin Skaggs, 3rd place  GIRLS:  132: Noelle Schweitzer, 3rd place  137: Hope Schweitzer, 3rd place  174: Addyson Pasley, 2nd place  Eagles are back in action Tuesday at

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Eagles basketball splits games

The Southern Boone basketball boys battled the Linn Wildcats on January 18, but was not able to bring home a win, losing 62-44. Seniors Blake Dapkus and Chase Schupp led the team in scoring with Dapkus dropping in 11 points and Schupp adding 13 points. Schupp and senior Trenton Roney both had one, 3-pointer each.

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Final deer harvest for season

Missouri’s 2020-2021 deer-hunting season ended Jan. 15 with the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reporting a preliminary total deer harvest for the season of 296,516. Of the deer harvested, 140,468 were antlered bucks, 28,587 were button bucks, and 127,461 were does. Top harvest counties for the overall deer season were Franklin with 5,786 deer harvested,

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Sheltering at Moon Loop

If a Saturday spent outdoors in the snow, freezing temperatures and an early sunset at 5:13pm sounds appealing for a camping trip, you are not alone.  Cold weather hiking and camping has been increasing in popularity over the last five years and with COVID-19 fatigue Mid-Missourians are braving the elements.  Jefferson City residents Cody Holt

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Lady Eagles find a way to skin two cats in wins

Lady Eagles proved they are not cat lovers downing the Versailles Tigers and the Hermann Bearcats in games last week. The Eagles traveled to Versailles and secured a 67-34 win in their match on January 19. Chloe Bukowsky led all scorers with 21 points, hitting five, 3-pointers in the first half. Sophomore Emilee DeHaas had

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