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  1. UCM Dept. of Theater and Dance NYC Spring Break Trip

    August 29 @ 8:00 am - October 1 @ 8:00 pm
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    September 23 @ 4:00 pm - September 24 @ 10:00 pm
  3. UCM Family Weekend Talent Show

    September 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  4. UCM surplus auction

    September 27 @ 8:00 am

KMOS earns Emmy nomination

Missouri News

McCaskill confirms 2018 run during Missouri military tour

(SPRINGFIELD, Mo., AP) — U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill has confirmed that she’ll run for re-election in 2018. The Springfield News-Leader reports ( ) the Missouri Democrat said…

Reporter sues over Missouri’s picks of execution witnesses

By JIM SUHR Associated Press (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — A reporter whose stories have been critical of Missouri’s death penalty procedures sued the state’s prisons chief Wednesday…

Inmate hangs himself; relatives question supervision

(CLAYTON, Mo., AP) — Relatives of a 25-year-old St. Louis County Justice Center inmate who hanged himself are questioning why he wasn’t on suicide watch. The St.…


Barry Len Leach

Barry Len Leach

Barry Len Leach, 55, of Warrensburg, Missouri, died Monday, Sept. 19, at Ridge Crest Nursing Care Center in Warrensburg. A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept.…

Olivia Brant

Olivia Brant

Olivia Brant, 95, of Warrensburg, Missouri, died at the Country Club Care Center Tuesday, Sept. 20. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at Sweeney-Phillips and…

Elizabeth Stevenson

Elizabeth Stevenson

Elizabeth “Ann” Stevenson, 66 of Kingsville, Missouri, died Thursday, Sept. 15, at her home. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, at the funeral home.…

Jerry Elliott

Jerry Elliott

Jerry D. Elliott, 76, of Warrensburg, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, at his home. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 18, at Sweeney-Phillips…


R-6 Foundation donates to playground project

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Warrensburg Schools Foundation recently donated $25,000 to help renovate the Ridge View Elementary School playground. Funds for the playground were raised through the Partners…

WMMC Auxiliary announces scholarship winners

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — The Western Missouri Medical Center Auxiliary Board recently awarded $1,000 scholarships to six students. Recipients are selected by the WMMC Auxiliary Scholarship Committee based…

Class reunion set for UCM laboratory high school

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — A reunion for students who attended the laboratory high school on the University of Central Missouri campus is planned for Friday and Saturday, June…


Ask Adalyn: friendship troubles

Adalyn, I just recently had a blowout with a friend. How do I feel better afterwards? I’m crushed but can’t show it and I don’t think we’re…

Greek like Me

By JESSICA FRASER Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — When Brooke Ley moved to Warrensburg to attend UCM, she was more interested in making friends than joining a…

Ask Adalyn: Suitmate Issues

Adalyn, My suitemates are horrible. They never clean up after themselves in the bathroom, leaving trash and everything on the ground, then blame me and my roommate…

High School Sports

Richmond High School at Lafayette County High

The CTV Game of the Week is a production of the University of Central Missouri Department of Communication. Richmond High School at Lafayette County High School on…

Clinton High School at Warrensburg High School

Warrensburg High School football is a production of CTV-Central Television and 1450 KOKO in Warrensburg. University of Central Missouri student producer: Jake Woerther, student camera operators Adrianna…


Healthy eating habits

By VENKATARAGHAVAN RAMAMOORTHY Guest Columnist (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — My research began when I asked my students in an understanding nutrition class about the quality of foods…

Faces of UCM: Ashley Durano

Faces of UCM: Ashley Durano

By BETHANY SHERROW News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Ashley Durano knew she wanted to grow up to help people ever since she was a kid. She…

‘Breakneck Hamlet’ provides an entertaining, fringe experience

By LOUIE SHARP Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — As I walked into the Highlander Theatre for Tim Mooney’s performance of “Breakneck Hamlet,” I had no idea what to expect.…