One thing that I’ve figured out in my time here is that you never stop learning.

Quote of the week: “Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results.” – Willie Nelson

Even barred from the postseason this year currently, the Mizzou football program continues to trend up.

Quote of the week: “Hakuna Matata, what a wonderful phrase. It means no worries for the rest of your days. It’s our problem-free philosophy, Hakuna Matata.” – Pumbaa and Timon

Today (Wednesday) marks the end of Major League Baseball’s nonwaiver trade period, a deadline now traditionally held on July 31 each year.

Quote of the week: “A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” — Christopher Reeve

Quote of the week: “A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” — Christopher Reeve

When people look back to the spring of 2019, they’ll call it the season of the unexpected.

Quote of the week: “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Or finding anything. Life is about creating yourself.” – Bob Dylan.

The Blues weren’t in action Friday, but that didn’t stop “Gloria” from being played in Washington.

Quote of the week: “The way we experience the world around us is a direct reflection of the world within us.” — Gabrielle Bernstein

Ready or not, the spring playoffs are here for our high school sports teams.

Quote of the week: “The key to growth is acknowledging your fear of the unknown and jumping in anyway.” — Jen Sincero

If all goes as expected, we could get our first big glimpse into the girls soccer postseason next week.

If you’re like me, when it comes to your NCAA basketball tournament bracket this year, March Madness has been more like March Sadness.

Quote of the week: “No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” – Robin Williams

In ways, the trials and tribulations of Paul Goldschmidt are representative of our area’s sports scene.

Usually, I allow my colleagues to regale you about the Kansas City Chiefs.

OK, so National Football League free agency may not be as high profile as the process is in Major League Baseball, but they sure don’t beat around the bush.

Quote of the week: “Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.” – Oprah Winfrey

Quote of the week: “Everyone is the sum total of past experiences. A character doesn’t just spring to life at age 30.” – Kelley Armstrong

For area schools, this might have been the most memorable state wrestling tournament ever.

Quote of the week: “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford

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