Upcoming Events

  1. Performing Arts Series Presents the U.S. Navy Commodores

    October 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Missouri Business Conference

    October 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. Holocaust Survivor Eva Mozes Kor to Speak at UCM

    October 28 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  4. Return With Purpose workshop

    October 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Evolution of the Mule

Missouri News

Warrensburg school district reports uptick in summer food program

By ALLYSON COOK Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The Warrensburg R-VI School Board approved the district’s annual Food Service Program Review during its meeting Tuesday. Food Service Director Heather…

City Council researching reinstatement of Human Rights Commission

By ALLYSON COOK Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The Warrensburg City Council discussed whether to reinstate the local Human Rights Commission Monday during a study session after…

WPD participates in child passenger safety week

By KAITLIN BROTHERS Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — The Warrensburg Police Department joined with Missouri law enforcement Sept. 18-24 for the Child Passenger Safety Week campaign. The…


Robert Swanson

Robert Swanson

Robert Lester Swanson, 81, of Warrensburg, Missouri passed away Saturday, Oct. 15, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Funeral Service will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct.…

Shirley Watterson

Shirley Roberta Watterson, 81, of Kingsville, Missouri, passed away Oct. 17, in her home. Memorial contributions can be made to the Kingsville Baptist Church, in Kingsville, Missouri. Visitation…

Curtis Rider

Curtis Rider

Curtis Dean Rider, 90, of Mayview, Missouri, died Sunday, Oct. 16, at Centerpoint Hospital in Independence. Funeral services will be held at noon on Thursday, Oct. 20,  at…

Kayden Sutton

Kayden Wetzel Sutton, infant son of Craig Sutton, of Kansas City, Missouri, and Linda Wetzel, of Warrensburg, died Thursday, Oct. 13, at Western Missouri Medical Center. Graveside services…


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…


Giving a voice to refugees

By ANNEMARIE CARRIGAN Reporter (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — I was able to go to an academic conference called “Uprooted—Refugees/Migrants/The Displaced” Oct. 10 and 11 in the Elliott…

Ask Adalyn: living on the East side of campus

Adalyn, I live on the east side of campus and feel like I’m not getting that “college experience” everyone else is. Everyone on my floor is always…

We can do better

Dear Editor, Tonight I worked as a line judge for a Jennies home volleyball match. It was an exciting game, and there were athletic plays by both…

High School Sports

O’Hara High School Celtics at Warrensburg High School Tigers

O’Hara High School Celtics at Warrensburg High School Tigers

The Warrensburg Tigers (2-6, 1-4 in the West Central Conference) hosted the O’Hara Celtics (2-6, 0-5) in a battle for pride on Friday, Oct. 14. UCM students…

Midwest Missouri Gridiron Report – Episode 8

This week’s edition of the Midwest Missouri Gridiron Report features four players of the week, as well as a sit-down with Smith-Cotton head coach Ryan Boyer. And,…


Evolution of the Mule

Evolution of the Mule

By BETHANY SHERROW News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — A life-size statue of a mule was recently completed as part of a parking lot improvement project at UCM,…

Faces of UCM: Tyler Misuraca

By BETHANY SHERROW News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Homecoming week is one of the busiest of the semester for Tyler Misuraca, like so many other UCM…

Lambda Alpha Epsilon earns 15th regional win

By MOJDEH KHOSHNAVAZ For the Muleskinner (Lincoln, Neb., digitalBURG) — The University of Central Missouri’s Gamma Epsilon Delta Chapter of the American Criminal Justice Association’s Lambda Alpha Epsilon returned…