advertisement

Multimedia

Soil stockpiling ordinance [Document]

The Planning and Zoning and the Energy and Environment Commissions voted to recommend the Columbia City Council approve new regulations for soil piles. This document is the proposed ordinance.

Dirt for sale [Photo]

A large dirt pile sits off the side of Grindstone Parkway across from the Walmart shopping center, as seen on July 13. Dirt piles such as this one are the subject of a new proposed city ordinance. The zoning commission plans to hold a public hearing to review the final draft of the ordinance on Sept. 9.

Ballet break [Photo]

Cassondra Roloff, Elise Mosbacher, Alex Gordan and Ti Cason-Davis take a short break from practicing an untitled duet on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company on Orr Street in Columbia.

Love letter duet [Photo]

Alex Gordan and Elise Mosbacher practice a duet while choreographer Sean France holds his son, Cordin, and observes the two in the mirror on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company on Orr Street in Columbia. France based the duet on his marriage. "It's like a love letter to my wife," France said.

Routine lift [Photo]

Alex Gordan lifts Elise Mosbacher during a routine on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company on Orr Street in Columbia. Monday was the first day back to practice after a summer hiatus.

New routine preparation [Photo]

Elise Mosbacher and Alex Gordan prepare for the start of a new routine on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company on Orr St. in Columbia.

Getting back to the floor [Photo]

Alex Gordan dances with Elise Mosbacher during a routine on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company in Columbia. Monday was the first day of practice after the summer hiatus.

Derrick Washington's booking mug shot [Photo]

Derrick Washington turned himself in to police on Monday but quickly posted bond and was released.

Washington's lawyer responds [Document]

Read the statement issued by Derrick Washington's attorneys at Holder, Susan and Slusher on Monday.

Mid-Missouri Peaceworks founder celebrates Peace Nook's 20th anniversary [Photo]

Mark Haim, director of Mid-Missouri Peaceworks, asks the community for "five seconds of appreciation and quiet" for all the hard work put forth in maintaining the Peace Nook and Peaceworks communities.

Brinkley stretches at Missouri football practice [Photo]

Beau Brinkley, Missouri's walk-on player of the year in the 2008 season, is the team's back-up tight end.

Hunt returns to field [Photo]

Freshman wide receiver Jimmie Hunt, in red jersey, watches as the MU football team practices drills on Wednesday at the Mizzou Athletic Training Complex. Hunt is recovering from a left-ankle injury.

Hurricane Katrina survivor finds new home in Columbia [Photo]

Xiomara Mann, a Hurricane Katrina survivor, thumbs through her father's old records — some of the few belongings she brought to Columbia after evacuating five years ago. Though her journey was exacting and tiresome, the New Orleans native has found a new home in the Midwest.

Hurricane Katrina survivor recalls moving after disaster [Photo]

Christy Carson, a Hurricane Katrina survivor, recollects her displacement from her New Orleans home to Columbia — a journey that took more than a year. After the natural disaster, Carson relocated to Arkansas for eight months before traveling to Columbia. Since then, she has landed a job with State Farm Insurance and is saving up to buy a house.

Watch serves as memento of Hurricane Katrina [Photo]

Christy Carson, a Hurricane Katrina survivor, holds her grandfather's watch, one of the few mementos salvaged after the natural disaster. The watch is broken, but Carson is determined to restore it into working condition.

Cowboy boots take a break at the rodeo [Photo]

Cowboy boots lay strewn in the dust as competitors prepared for the saddle bronc riding competition at the Cattlemen Days Rodeo on Saturday in Ashland. The goal of the competition is to stay on a bucking bronco as long and in the best form as possible.

Riders get ready for competition [Photo]

Cody Rud adjusts his saddle to prepare for the saddle bronc riding competition at the Cattlemen Days Rodeo on Saturday in Ashland.

First ride of the Saddle Bronc Riding competition [Photo]

Sean Prater of Burbank, OK was the first to ride in the Saddle Bronc Riding competition on Saturday at the Cattlemen Days Rodeo in Ashland. Prater scored 77 points on his ride.

Brothers Jarod and Matthew Aholt play on the rodeo fence [Photo]

Brothers Jarod and Matthew Aholt played on the rodeo arena's fence prior to the Cattlemen Days Rodeo on Saturday. Their parents said they watched the horse film "Flicka" this week which helped inspire them to take the brothers to their first rodeo.

Marty Morehart looks over her steer [Photo]

Marty Morehart scratches her Longhorn steer Sancho at the Cattlemen Days Rodeo on Saturday in Ashland. Sancho weighs more than 2000 lbs and has a total horn length of more than 122 inches.
advertisements