July 15, 2010
James "Putt" Braud, 53, of Belle Chase, La., said the spill had killed his business. "It's down to zero," he said. "Can't pay my bills."
Kenneth Feinberg discusses BP's $20 billion compensation fund with fishermen affected by the spill in Plaquemines Parish, La.
With a high temperature of 90 degrees and a heat index of 95, people at Stephens Lake Park were swimming in the lake and running through the Sprayground to stay cool.
Kelsey Brandkamp, 16, looks down the sights of her compound bow at the Missouri Bowhunters Association 3D Archery competition in Millersburg on July 10, 2010. "I'm around archery all day, every day. If I'm not shooting in the backyard, I'll be asking one of my friends to come over and shoot with me, or I'll be talking to someone about it, or just be at the store working with people," Brandkamp said.
Kelsey Brandkamp, 16, is competing in both the Show-Me State Games field and 3D archery competitions this year. Brandkamp has been shooting since the age of five and took first in the 2009 Show-Me State Games 3D archery shoot in her class.
Kelsey Brandkamp, 16, watches the target as Devan Wiss, 15, shoots at the Missouri Bowhunters Association 3D Archery competition in Millersburg on July 10, 2010. "When you go to these shoots, you start knowing everybody there and eventually they grow into family," Brandkamp said. "My teammates are my family."
Derek Silvey, left, and Randy Rosson, far right, wait for their bus along with other passengers at Wabash Station on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007.
Buses wait at Wabash Station for riders on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2008.
Sharon Paulsell attaches one of her wheel chair seat covers onto a wheel chair in her office on Thursday, July 15. "It [the seat covers] initiates conversation," said Paulsell.
Sharon Paulsell wheelchair seat covers sit on a few chairs at the Veteran's Air Show on May 28. Paulsell and her Husband donated over 70 seat covers for the Honor Flights program. No one in Paulsell's family uses a wheelchair. She said, "If it wasn't for Honor Flights I wouldn't have thought about it," said Paulsell.
Sharon Paulsell makes wheelchair back covers that let people with disabilities express themselves with a cover of their choice, or they can design a cover themselves on the website. "I found things to go around the wheels and arms, but I didn’t find anything for the person in the wheelchair to express themselves, and that's why it's the name for our business, Wheel Chair Personalities." Paulsell said.
The 2nd annual MU Wheelchair Basketball Camp running from Sunday to today has come to a close. Twenty-six players from 11 different states participated in the camp which helped them to improve their skills in the game they love.
This postcard depicts cars outside Wabash station.
A train leaves the Wabash Railroad Depot in this sepia-toned, screened photo postcard, postmarked and dated 1915.
Duane Lyon of Fulton produced this Feb. 18, 1955, drawing of Columbia Wabash Depot.
Passengers wait to board the buses at Wabash station on July 13, 1986.
Passengers board at the Wabash Railroad Station in Columbia in this undated photo.
The Wabash Railroad in 1958.
Vernon Soles and his daughter, Jennifer Kay Soles, wait for the bus at the Wabash station on Oct. 31, 1993. "Are we going to the mall?" asked Jennifer. "No, not today, we're just going home," said Soles.
Negro League Baseball commemorative stamps are displayed following a ceremony at the Negro League Museum on Thursday in Kansas City.