April 18, 2010
The layout of each side of the road, totaling 71 feet, has a 5-foot sidewalk, 5-foot tree lawn, 6-foot striped bike lane, 12-foot vehicle lane and a 12-foot landscaped median in the center.
April 17, 2010
Former Missouri wide receiver Danario Alexander works out his left knee at the Missouri Athletic Training Complex. Missouri head athletic trainer Rex Sharp says Alexander, who is rehabbing from his fourth injury to the knee in the past three years, knows more about his own body than any athlete Sharp has dealt with.
Junior Marla Schweisberger attempts to hit a pitch in front of a packed crowd against Texas Tech on Saturday at University Field.
Missouri senior Gina Schneider tags out Texas Tech sophomore Ashley Hamada during a play at second base.
Senior Jana Hainey fires a pitch across the plate in Saturday's game. Hainey pitched more than five innings while allowing just one run in her best performance this season.
Freshman Jenna Marston connects with the ball during Saturday's game.
MU defensive back Kip Edwards runs the ball during the Black and Gold spring game on Saturday at Faurot Field.
Former MU quarterback Chase Daniel speaks with Hayden Ekern and Kellen Ekern during the halftime show of the Black and Gold game Saturday.
Missouri coach Tim Jamieson speaks with an umpire as Missouri pitcher Jeff Scardino leaves the field. Scardino was ejected during the game after hitting a batter.
Missouri pitcher Zack Hardoin throws against Oklahoma State on Saturday at Taylor Stadium.
Immigrants take a tour of Columbia Farmers’ Market on Saturday.
The East Campus Neighborhood Association has voted to rename Rockhill Park after former mayor Clyde Wilson, who recently died. Wilson was a long-time resident of East Campus. The association also voted to raise money to purchase an additional two-lot property to expand the park.
Hickman freshman Kate Hulen waits for a pass to move the ball up field against Francis Howell Central.
Hickman freshman Sarah Levin, right, pushes past Francis Howell Central's Karlee Schweigert during Saturday's game. The Kewpies lost 2-0.
One of the benches along the MKT Trail is dedicated to Al and Marjo Price. Passersby can use their cell phones to call and hear the story of whom the benches are dedicated to. Listen to the audio clip as an example of the story behind bench.
Sinclair gas station owner Cindy Mutrux closed her gas station by Stadium Boulevard and Rock Quarry Road for good on Friday. Mutrux says she will miss the store’s regular visitors, and regulars say the "mom-and-pop" feel of Mutrux’s store will also be missed.
Rookie firefighter Samantha Lamp, 23, is the only woman of seven recruits hired by the Columbia Fire Department in the past year and a half. “I feel confident and plan on staying in it until I retire,” she said. “I feel I was in the career I was meant to be in.”
April 16, 2010
Nick Tepesch pitches early for Missouri against Oklahoma State on Friday at Taylor Stadium. The MU junior pitched seven innings and struck out eight batters.
The entrance to Rockhill Park sits off Rollins Street. The East Campus Neighborhood Association is trying to rename the park and expand it in honor of Clyde Wilson, a former mayor.
The couple moved from their San Francisco home to Columbia, where they built a home that allowed David more mobility.