Home » Archives by category » Arts & Events (Page 3)

Royals clinch playoff spot with win over White Sox

By ANDREW SELIGMAN (CHICAGO, AP) — As the Kansas City Royals celebrated in the clubhouse, George Brett watched from a distance. The Hall of Famer stood near the entrance, doing…

Burg Fest set for this weekend

By ROB CURRY (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The second annual Burg Fest will take over the streets of downtown Warrensburg this weekend. The three-day festival opens at 5 p.m. Friday.…

NASA astronaut, spacewalker presents Skelton Lecture

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – A NASA astronaut with local ties who walked in space last year as a flight engineer on the International Space Station, will talk about the value of…

Council supports new arts initiative

By PAIGE ARCANO (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The City Council on Monday agreed to have city staff write an ordinance that will set aside money for public art. This program…

‘The Wedding Singer’ opens Oct. 8 at UCM

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — “The Wedding Singer” is coming to the University of Central Missouri. The musical comedy by Chad Beguelin and Tim Herlihy and music by Matthew Sklar, is scheduled…

Panhellenic Hall evacuated because of gas leak

Panhellenic Hall evacuated because of gas leak

By Leah Wankum Managing Editor UPDATED: Missouri Gas Energy has verified it is safe to enter Panhellenic Hall after the gas leak earlier Thursday afternoon. UCM sorority members waited outside Panhellenic…

Missouri teen shot with stun gun out of coma

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — A suburban Kansas City teenager is no longer in a medically induced coma and is speaking with family members after a police officer critically injured…

UCM announces theater season lineup

The 2014-2015 theater season at the University of Central Missouri features a musical based on an Adam Sandler film, a Neil Simon play and more The department of theatre and dance at…

SLIDESHOW: Celebrating Old Drum

SLIDESHOW: Celebrating Old Drum

Photos by MEGAN RYBA Photo Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., DigitalBURG) — Dog owners and their furry best friends participated in the Doggie Dash and Bark in the Park  Saturday at Cave Hollow…

The Crossing coming in on time, and on budget

The Crossing coming in on time, and on budget

By LEAH WANKUM Managing Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., The Muleskinner) — The UCM and Warrensburg community is starting to see the skeleton of The Crossing – South at Holden. Chris Bamman,…