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Graduate rekindles Pertle Springs history

Graduate rekindles Pertle Springs history

By SABRA HOEPPNER (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – A Warrensburg native and a recent graduate of the University of Central Missouri hosted a presentation of her documentary film, “Pertle Springs: The…

R-6 operating levy approved, bond issue fails

By ALYSSA CLIFTON (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG)—The results of the two levy issues on Tuesday’s ballot were close but voters approved just one. The 88-cent increase to the R-6 School District’s…

Financing not reported for bond/levy opposition

By KEVIN LYON (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Voting begins today on a Warrensburg bond and levy issues to raise millions of dollars for the R-6 School District. While the group…

Erratic B.B. King performance makes fans blue

By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER (ST. LOUIS, AP) — At 88, blues guitarist B.B. King is a living legend, a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer with his own satellite radio…

Wiring cities for Google Fiber not always pretty

By SCOTT CANON The Kansas City Star (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — This spring will look less leafy at 39th and Genessee streets. Blame the need for Internet speed. A crew,…

Bronze bust of Dale Carnegie unveiled

Bronze bust of Dale Carnegie unveiled

By ALYSSA CLIFTON (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG)— Students, faculty, staff and Carnegians gathered in the quad of the University of Central Missouri Wednesday to watch the unveiling of the new bronze…

UCM celebrates with parade, pep rally

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — A crowd of more than 3,000 people packed the streets of Warrensburg and the Multipurpose Building Monday to celebrate the Central Missouri Mules’ 2014 Men’s Basketball National…

Fans celebrate Mules’ championship win

Fans celebrate Mules’ championship win

By ALYSSA CLIFTON (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The excitement of the Mules basketball team taking home the NCAA Division II Championship echoed through Warrensburg Saturday night as fans honked their horns…

Mules win the National Championship

Mules win the National Championship

(EVANSVILLE, Ind.) – In a game that saw 14 ties and nine lead changes, the Central Missouri Mules used  a 6-0 run in the last minute to beat No. 7 West…

Home of Clydesdale horses popular tourist draw

(BOONVILLE, Mo., AP) — The ranch in central Missouri where the famous Budweiser Clydesdale horses are raised is becoming an increasingly popular spot for visitors and tours. Warm Springs Ranch…