June 22, 2011
In addition to his Mark Twain stamp, Manchess illustrated a stamp depicting the scene of coastal Oregon.
Artist Gergory Manchess was commissioned to illustrate a stamp depicting Mark Twain.
Cindy Kinsella holds a blow dryer, one of the few items she salvaged from the camper. Kinsella scraped her arm in the accident.
The Kinsellas were able to salvage a few belongings from their crushed camper, but they did not find their laptop or their camera loaded with family photos.
Dressed in scrubs from University Hospital, Cindy Kinsella stands next to a rental van Tuesday while five of her six children sit inside. The Kinsella family was involved in a rollover accident on I-70 on Monday morning.
A room in the Intensive Care Unit inside Boone Hospital Center's new patient tower.
All patient rooms in the new tower at Boone Hospital Center are private and include a couch that pulls out into a bed for visiting family members.
Some of the ergonomically designed technology in the new hospital rooms. The touch screen in the upper middle tracks where all nurses are on the floor via infrared technology.
One of the hallways on the fourth floor of Boone Hospital Center's new tower. The room entrances are angled, making it easier for doctors and nurses to look inside to check on patients.
The lobby of the new Boone Hospital Center patient tower. The designed used earth tones to have a calming effect.
Lamar Rogers has been a street musician for more than 25 years. He is able to support himself using the tips he receives playing around Columbia.
Susan D. Klein, legislative liaison for Missouri Right to Life, applauds after listening to Abby Johnson's speech during the Pro-Life Action Day rally held in the Missouri Capitol in Jefferson City on April 5. Johnson is a former director of a Planned Parenthood center who has now pro-life.
June 21, 2011
Andy Skelton takes a break from picking through the remains of his parents' RV home that was destroyed in a brush fire on Monday at Top of the Hill RV Resort just outside Boerne, Texas.
The battle against the Monument Fire took to the air Monday in Sierra Vista. Air crews had been grounded for most of Sunday, and firefighting efforts have been dogged for days by hot, windy weather.
Large flames are visible past the intersection of Campobello Avenue and Ramsey Road after the Monument Fire jumped Highway 92 once again in Sierra Vista, Ariz., on Sunday.
These are documents presented at the June 6 City Council meeting about the Paquin Street meter installation.
Ricci and Holly Beyers of Kansas City ride down the Katy Trail in Rocheport on the summer solstice. The Beyers celebrated their eighth anniversary with a getaway to Rocheport.
Sun streams past the leaves of Norton grape vines at Les Bourgeois Vineyards in Rocheport on the summer solstice Tuesday, the longest day of the year.
A plane jets across the evening sky, viewed from Cooper's Landing on Monday, the eve of summer solstice.
Jim Layden and Nancy Bartlett (partially seen) of Augusta, Maine, enjoy the first day of summer at Old Orchard Beach, Maine on Tuesday. The summer solstice results in the longest day and shortest night of the year. The Northern Hemisphere celebrates in June, while the longest summer day occurs on the Southern half of the earth in December. Summer officially arrived on the eastern seaboard at 1:16 p.m. Tuesday.