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Spanish fans celebrate World Cup [Photo]

Spanish fans celebrate in a fountain in downtown Madrid after Spain defeated the Netherlands to win the World Cup soccer final, played in South Africa, on Sunday. Spain won 1-0.

Spain wins World Cup [Photo]

Spain's Carles Puyol holds the World cup trophy after the World Cup final soccer match between the Netherlands and Spain at Soccer City in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Sunday. Spain won 1-0.

The Bead Gallery opens on Walnut Street [Photo]

Jessica Otterbacher, left, chats with Katie Blomberg after Otterbacher's jewelry-making workshop at her store, The Bead Gallery, on Thursday. With a degree in metalworking, Otterbacher previously had a studio on Orr Street and opened the store on Walnut Street on July 1.

The Bead Gallery holds jewelry-making workshop [Photo]

Hayley Garnett inspects her creation at a jewelry-making workshop at The Bead Gallery on on Thursday. Garnett described the four earrings she made as "earthy," explaining, "I used mostly stones, not plastics or glass."

More than 30 visit Finger Lakes beach after closing [Photo]

People swim at the public beach at Finger Lakes State Park. More than 30 people came out to the lake just one week after it was closed because the water was found to contain over five times the Missouri Department of Natural Resources' maximum standard for the bacteria.

Skimming the top [Photo]

Rob Ward, 40, of Ozark Beach, Mo., rounds a buoy during the slalom portion of the Lake Sundance Slalom and Trick Tournament on Saturday in Columbia. Ward wiped out only moments after making this turn.

Around the bend [Photo]

Tom Dunn rounds the first buoy in a slalom run at the Lake Sundance Slalom and Trick Tournament on Saturday in Columbia.

Going up [Photo]

Grant Hefley, 31, of Lake Tapawingo, Mo., attempts a flip during the trick portion of the Lake Sundance Slalom and Trick Tournament on Saturday in Columbia.

Making waves [Photo]

Erin Daugherty grips tightly on her rope as she skis a slalom course during the Lake Sundance Slalom and Trick Tournament on Saturday in Columbia. Jack Daugherty, Erin Daugherty’s father, built Lake Sundance in 1984 specifically for water skiing.

Disc golf bag [Photo]

With varying purposes, colors and styles, Brandon Victor's disc golf bag contains over 15 different discs for the 26th annual Mid-America Open disc golf tournament on Saturday, July 10, 2010 at Albert Oakland Park.

Brandon Victor disc golf [Photo]

Brandon Victor, vice president of the Columbia Disc Golf Club, leaps forward as he throws a disc from just beyond the green during the 26th annual Mid-America Open disc golf tournament on Saturday, July 10, 2010 at Albert Oakland Park.

Disc golf tournament [Photo]

Jerrad Chaney, left, and Keith Amerson, right, watch as Brandon Victor, center, pulls at the beginning of a hole during the 26th annual Mid-America Open disc golf tournament on Saturday, July 10, 2010 at Albert Oakland Park.

Keith Amerson disc golfs [Photo]

Keith Amerson, president of the Columbia Disc Golf Club, pulls from the tee at the beginning of a hole during the first round of the 26th annual Mid-America Open disc golf tournament on Saturday, July 10, 2010 at Albert Oakland Park.

Keith Amerson disc golf [Photo]

Keith Amerson finishes the tenth hole with an on-target putt during the first round of the 26th annual Mid-America Open disc golf tournament on Saturday, July 10, 2010 at Albert Oakland Park.

Controlling the ball [Photo]

Mud, Sweat and Beers teammate Adam Crutchfield retrieves the ball and Ada Buckman wades through the mud in the final championship game on Saturday. Mud, Sweat and Beers took second place in the Big Brother Big Sister Mud Ball tournament.

Hosing off [Photo]

Both of the final teams competing in the Big Brothers Big Sisters Mud Ball Tournament wash down after the championship game on Saturday.

Ready to serve [Photo]

Bladder Splatters team member Greg Link prepares to serve at the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Missouri Mud Ball tournament on Saturday. The Bladder Splatters won the final game 15-8 in the championship match.

Washing up [Photo]

Bladder Splatters team captain Michael Elley washes his face after his team won the Big Brothers Big Sisters Mud Ball tournament on Saturday. His team took second place two years ago, and five of the seven players on the team are family members. "We are a very competitive family," Elley said.

Victory hug [Photo]

Teammates Myles Branch and Hayley Christensen hug after their team wins the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Missouri Mud Ball tournament on Saturday. Twelve teams competed in the tournament that began at 10 a.m. and was held behind the Columbia Career Center.

Post-victory cleanup [Photo]

First-year player Hayley Christensen pulls duct tape off her shoes after her team, The Bladder Splatters, took first place in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Missouri Mud Ball tournament on Saturday. "They [her teammates] said it would keep our feet from slipping out of our shoes," Christensen said.
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