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  1. from Readers: MS&T summer camps teach kids scienceRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Missourian

    ... are co-ed, but some are for girls only. Campers must provide their own transportation to and from the MS&T campus in Rolla, Mo. Younger campers are supervised for both day and evening activities. Evening activities include swimming, movies and ...

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  2. Bearcats hope for better hospitality on home fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Advertiser-Courier

    The Hermann Bearcats were looking to even their record on the very young season Tuesday afternoon - that is, if Mother Nature cooperated - when Rolla paid a visit as part of the Four Rivers Classic. The Bearcats dropped their season opener and first game of the Classic Friday afternoon 7-1 to Washington on the Blue Jays' home field.

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  3. Rolla mom returns to find car on fire with baby insideRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | WICU12 Erie

    A baby was discovered in a burning car by a mother returning from a short trip inside a restaurant to pick up a pizza, according to police. A 911 call was made to Rolla police about an unresponsive child found in the back of a burning car Thursday afternoon.

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  4. Infant critically injured in car fire; mother may face chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | KFVS12

    The mother of an infant may face charges after her baby was critically injured in a car fire Thursday afternoon in Rolla, Missouri. "I had a hard time sleeping last night," said Gina Coffman, who works at the Papa Murphy's Pizza in Rolla.

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  5. Big Apple book by Gerald Cohen, Barry PopikRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | The Big Apple

    ... Bernier and sung by Edythe Wright. Audio provided by Dorothy Emmerich. Gerald Cohen of the University of Missouri-Rolla (now named Missouri University of Science and Technology ) published Origin of New York city's nickname "The Big Apple" in 1991. ...

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  6. Billiken Volleyball Announces Spring ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Saint Louis Billikens

    ... Northern Illinois. The following weekend, April 18, SLU will participate in the Missouri S&T Spring Thaw Classic in Rolla, Mo. Saint Louis will play Columbia College, Missouri State-West Plains, William Woods and host Missouri S&T. The Billikens ...

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  7. Infant rescued from burning vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    The Rolla Police Department received a 911 call for an unresponsive infant found in the back of a burning vehicle on Thursday, March 19 around 2:30 p.m. On arrival, first responders found the 10-month old male infant unresponsive and not breathing. They began life-saving measures, and the child was transported to a local hospital. 43 comments

  8. Boy found in back of burning vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    A 10-month-old boy was airlifted to a St. Louis Hospital from Rolla after he was found in the back of a burning vehicle Thursday afternoon. Boy found in back of burning vehicle A 10-month-old boy was airlifted to a St. Louis Hospital from Rolla after he was found in the back of a burning vehicle Thursday afternoon.

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  9. Bad Building Go BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | National Review Online

    But there's some light stuff too, like the blowing up of a building. This was a very ugly building in Britain, and it was blown up by the authorities - not by Guy And this got me to thinking about a trip I once made - to explosives camp, in Rolla, Mo.

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  10. Blowing Up Barbie: The joy of explosives campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2013 | National Review Online

    ... Camp is an offering of Missouri University of Science and Technology - formerly known as the University of Missouri-Rolla, formerly known as the Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy. Rolla is midway between St. Louis and Springfield (Springfield, ...

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  11. USI softball to face Missouri S&T in Springfield, MORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    Due to soggy field conditions in Rolla, Missouri, the University of Southern Indiana softball team's doubleheader with Missouri University of Science & Technology Sunday has been moved to Drury University's Thompson Field in Springfield, Missouri. The move, which includes the Bellarmine University-Missouri S&T doubleheader Saturday, has also affected USI's doubleheader with Drury on Saturday.

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  12. Rolla man and 5-year-old injured after accidental discharge of weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Police say 25-year-old Rolla man and a 5-year-old boy were taken to a hospital after sustaining gunshot wounds from an accidental discharge of firearm Tuesday. Upon arrival, deputies with the sheriff's department discovered a five-year-old boy with a gunshot wound to his leg.

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  13. Boone Hospital Center announces new chief financial officerRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Missourian

    Chambers is originally from Rolla, Missouri, and he received his bachelor's degree in accounting from Drury University, as well as a master's of business administration degree and a certification in public accounting. He has served as the chief financial officer of stand-alone hospitals and integrated health systems for more than 25 years.

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  14. High School students prepare for Robotics Super-RegionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | KFVS12

    The Scott City High School Robotics Team is making their first trip to super-regionals in school history. The team finished first in their division and competed in the championship match where they received second place overall in Rolla, Missouri this past weekend.

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  15. Students use STEAM to build robotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Home

    ... and their robot, Horologium (latin for "clock") will be competing in the First Tech Challenge State Championship in Rolla, MO on Saturday March 7th. "Working on a team really gets you to work together and get a feel for how robotics can work," said ...

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  16. Mayor Appoints Fire ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Douglas County Herald

    ... bidder with a cost factor of $18,965. The remaining two submissions were from Flynn Drilling Company of Troy and Rolla, Mo., for $20,793.75; and Harper Drilling Co. of Clinton, Mo., for 27,050.00. Councilmen Loftin and Long made motions to select ...

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  17. Two universities cited for outstanding ROI resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Business Journal

    ... list of 22 private schools with the highest ROI. Missouri University of Science and Technology, which is located in Rolla, Mo., tied for No. 6 on the "Best Public Universities for Returns on Investment" list. Missouri S&T was predicted to have a ROI ...

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  18. Arcade-Style 'Snake Invasion' Brings Campus Tradition OnlineRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Newswise

    ROLLA, Mo. - Every March, students at Missouri University of Science and Technology wield wooden walking sticks called shillelaghs to rid the campus of rubber snakes in honor of how, according to legend, St. Patrick drove the snakes from Ireland centuries ago.

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  19. Major Traffic Wreck On Interstate 44 Near Rolla, MORead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | WSIL

    ... killed when between 25 and 35 vehicles crashed into each other Saturday. Police closed the westbound interstate near Rolla, Missouri. A hazardous materials team was cleaning up a small leak of a flammable liquid from a tractor-trailer. Authorities ...

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  20. 11 injured in chain of wrecks on I-44, 2 injured in crash on I-57Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | KFVS12

    ... killed when between 25 and 35 vehicles crashed into each other Saturday. Police closed the westbound interstate near Rolla, Missouri. A hazardous materials team was cleaning up a small leak of a flammable liquid from a tractor-trailer. Fulkerson ...

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