May 6, 2011
Telecommunications professor Steven Grant stands in the middle of a 64-speaker surround-sound audio battlefield in Rolla on Feb. 18. The system emits sounds of fighter jets roaring overheard, tanks approaching, and cannons and guns firing from all directions.
Telecommunications professor Steven Grant stands next to a 64-speaker surround-sound audio battlefield in Rolla on Feb. 18. In an effort to help prepare troops for combat's auditory assault, researchers are turning a nearby warehouse into a surround-sound audio battlefield that they hope military trainers could soon use.
The Boots Motel, in Carthage, was recently put on the market by its owner, Vince Scott. The classic Route 66 motel has been added to a list of the "10 Most Endangered Roadside Places."
May 5, 2011
Firefighters remove an unidentified man from the wreckage of a car collision Thursday evening at the corner of Rollins Road and Maplewood Drive. One other man was taken to University Hospital. According to the police, one of the drivers attempted to flee the scene.
The driver of one of the vehicles involved in a crash where Rollins Road meets Maplewood Drive is taken into custody by police officers. According to police, an officer attempted to stop the driver for speeding near Rollins Road and Stadium Boulevard just a few minutes before he was involved in the accident.
A car heading south on Maplewood Drive collided with a car rounding the corner from Rollins Road on Thursday evening. Two unidentified victims were taken to the hospital with neck and back injuries.
Rock Bridge pitcher John Miles makes his delivery against Francis Howell on Wednesday at Rock Bridge Field.
Sa'dedra Hayes preforms a dance during a National Day of Prayer event Thursday at Cosmopolitan Park. The event was organized by Latter House Kingdom Ministries.
Members of the Latter House Kingdom Ministries watch a series of performances for the National Day of Prayer event held at Cosmopolitan Park.
Rock Bridge senior Nick Sublett hopes to finish in the top three in the shot put and top eight in the discus at this year's state track and field meet.
Hickman baseball coach Dan Devine Jr. is the son of the former Missouri football coach and athletic director. “There are special memories that I have,” Devine Jr. said.
A few elk wander through the trees. The first wild herd of elk in Missouri since the Civil War era was delivered to the Peck Ranch Conservation Area on Thursday.
Police are searching for Keith Brodie, 32, who is wanted for the aggravated stalking of his ex-girlfriend, according to Columbia Police Department spokeswoman Latisha Stroer.
An elk stands in the trapping pen in Kentucky. There are 34 elk that have been living in a Kentucky holding pen for the past three months, and they arrived in Missouri Thursday.
Jessica Gomez holds two margarita glasses at La Siesta restaurant on May 5. La Siesta was offering drink specials in honor of Cinco de Mayo.
A strawberry margarita is mixed during lunch at La Siesta restaurant on May 5. In honor of Cinco de Mayo, La Siesta worked with the Blue Note to provide live music and dancing in the evening.
Jennifer Glennon talks on the phone outside of La Siesta Restaurant on Cinco de Mayo. Glennon went to La Siesta for lunch.
This image from Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite shows the flooded conditions along the Ohio and Mississippi rivers on May 3, 2011. By this date the water level for the Ohio River had dropped, although it was still at major flood stage.
This image from Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite shows the flooded conditions along the Ohio and Mississippi rivers on April 29, 2011.
This image from Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite shows the Mississippi River on April 29, 2011, after flooding took place.