Cindy Hiles

From August 8 to 11, 450 people paddled down the Missouri River in canoes, in kayaks, and on stand-up paddleboats—all competing against each other and themselves in the MR340 race. more

Sep 4, 2017 10:31 AM Life

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STL Sports Page

On this day Helen Stephens, "The Fulton Flash" dominated the competition and got the gold at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. A farm girl from Callaway County had broken the world record for the 100m dash with a time of 11.5 seconds. more

Aug 4, 2017 12:15 AM Missouri History


Courtesy University of Missouri

This is the birthday of "The Coach," Don Faurot, the namesake of Mizzou's Faurot field. more

Jun 23, 2017 11:29 AM Missouri History


Courtesy of ESPN

The U.S. Open was played at St. Louis Country Club and televised on KSD-TV. It was the first televised golf match in the nation. more

Jun 15, 2017 12:49 PM Missouri History



Birthday of sportscaster and analyst, Joe Buck from St. Louis. more

Apr 25, 2017 11:54 AM Missouri History

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Courtesy of Baseball Hall of Fame

It was "Dizzy Dean Week" in St. Louis in celebration of the movie The Pride of St. Louis.  Dizzy was in town for the week and said he didn't care if it wasn't exactly accurate.  "Jeez," he said, "they're gonna give me 50,000 smackers just fer livin." more

Apr 12, 2017 12:15 AM Missouri History


Courtesy Missouri State Parks

True anglers know, there really is no bad season for trout fishing in Missouri, but with March 1 marking the official opening of the season, there's never been a better time to go out and write your own fish story. more

Feb 7, 2017 6:08 PM Life



The St. Louis Rams were in the Super Bowl vs. the New England Patriots in a game which spawned a scandal. The Patriots were found to have secretly videotaped the Ram's closed practices. more

Feb 3, 2017 12:26 PM Missouri History



Today in Missouri history, Sikeston High School toppled Kennett in football, 147-0. more

Nov 15, 2016 12:32 PM Missouri History

No Place Like Home

Harry Katz

A tiger walks into a jayhawks bar ... more

Jun 13, 2016 1:54 PM Home

St. Louis Browns

Courtesy of Boston Public Library

A brief history of the team that was first in shoes, first in booze, and last in the American League more

May 17, 2016 4:57 PM Life

Flights of Fancy

Courtesy of Metropolitan Community College-Longview

The annual Flights of Fancy festival enters its tenth year, and it's one of the best kite festivals in the Midwest. more

Feb 18, 2016 5:22 PM Life


Courtesy of Missouri Division of Tourism

Springtime rapids lure racers to the St. Francis River. During the event, racers of all abilities compete in three events: slalom, downriver, and boatercross, where multiple kayakers race neck-and-neck. more

Feb 3, 2016 4:00 PM Travel

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Courtesy of Bonne Terre Mine

Beneath the Ozark town of Bonne Terre lies a billion-gallon lake where one of the world’s largest lead mines once was. more

Oct 14, 2015 5:02 PM Travel


Harry Katz

Meet Missouri's modern day gunslingers who compete in the sport of Cowboy Mounted Shooting. more

Sep 24, 2015 3:24 PM Life

The Royals, the Yankees, and pine tar. more

Jul 24, 2015 12:00 AM Missouri History


Photo Credit: buzbeto via Flickr Creative Commons.

Birthday of Cardinal's hall-of-famer, Mike Shannon. more

Jul 15, 2015 12:00 AM Missouri History

Birthday of St. Louis Ram Kurt Warner. more

Jun 22, 2015 12:00 AM Missouri History


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