True/False: Beer, velvet ropes, 'Q' signs [Photo]

Beer kegs, velvet rope, and "Q" signs line the stairs and the wall of the Blue Note on Monday. The Blue Note was one of the venues of the True/False Film Festival.

Tearing down the True/False trees [Photo]

Britt Hultgren takes down the paper tree decorations that were hanging on the walls of the Tiger Ballroom at the Tiger Hotel on Monday morning.

Cleaning up after True/False parties [Photo]

Jason Schaufele carries a box of party decorations out of the Forge and Vine during the cleanup of the venue Monday. The Forge and Vine hosted the True/False volunteer and the directors' parties over the weekend.

Taking down True/False decorations [Photo]

True/False volunteer Marie Kerl rolls up the paper tree decorations that were hanging on the walls of the Tiger Ballroom at the Tiger Hotel during the breakdown of the venue Monday morning.

The Matchell family prepares dinner [Photo]

Anne Matchell and her 11 year-old twins, Devin and Megan, plate their food after cooking together on Dec. 13. The whole family is involved in an effort to make healthier choices at mealtime.

Devin Matchell helps prepare dinner [Photo]

Devin Matchell, 11, stirs a bowl of potatoes in his family's kitchen on Dec. 13. The Matchell family is making an effort to cook at home and eat healthier foods.

Anne Matchell is helping steer her family to healthier eating [Photo]

Anne Matchell, mother of 11-year-old twins Megan and Devin, prepares dinner at her home on Dec. 13. The Matchells have made the decision to eat healthier foods, and the kids are intimately involved in the planning and cooking of meals.

Sweeping streets after True/False [Photo]

Larry Starke sweeps the sidewalk on Ninth Street on Monday morning. Even though the True/False Film Festival brought thousands of festival goers downtown over the weekend, Starke said the aftermath was not different from any other Monday. "It always takes about five hours to clean up on Monday mornings," he said.

Brady Deaton and Kit Bond at announcement [Photo]

MU Chancellor Brady Deaton, center, sits beside former U.S. Sen. Kit Bond while former U.S. Sen. John Danforth addresses an audience Monday at MU's Reynolds Alumni Center. The ceremony announced a gift that will endow a new lecture series at MU named in Bond's honor.

Kit Bond greets the crowd [Photo]

Former U.S. Sen. Kit Bond waves to the crowd Monday at Reynolds Alumni Center after his introduction during the ceremony announcing the new Christopher S. Bond Distinguished Lecture Series at MU.

Big 12 Coach of the Year [Photo]

Kansas senior guard Brady Morningstar (12) is welcomed to the bench by coach Bill Self during the second half of Wednesday's game against Texas A&M. Self was recognized as the AP Big 12 Coach of the Year, the third time in his eight seasons at Kansas that the affable Oklahoma native has won the honor.

International Motor Show [Slideshow]

The 81th International Motor Show taking place in Geneva, Switzerland is an international exhibition of new automobiles and cars. A multitude of car manufacturers will bring forth a dizzying array of new models, concept cars and prototypes.

Best of True/False [Slideshow]

The True/False Film Festival brought many film fanatics to Columbia over the weekend. Here are our best pictures of the festival.

Kathleen Norris signs copies of her books at Broadway Christian Church [Photo]

New York Times best selling author Kathleen Norris signs copies of her books for patrons after a panel discussion about reflections on Lent on Saturday at Broadway Christian Church. The topics in the discussion ranged from depression to media overload.

Marilyn McCreary waits for author Kathleen Norris to sign her book [Photo]

Marilyn McCreary, right, waits for Kathleen Norris, left, to sign her copy of Norris's book "Acedia & me: A Marriage, Monks, and a Writer's Life," after a panel discussion about reflections on Lent on Saturday in the Fellowship Hall of Broadway Christian Church. McCreary said she liked the book because she could relate to the topics in it.

Pat Knight fired [Photo]

Texas Tech coach Pat Knight greets Wally Dunn during Wednesday's game against Oklahoma. Knight. The Red Raiders have had a disappointing season, finishing 11th in the Big 12 with a 5-11 conference record.

Chelsea Thomas [Photo]


Completion of upgrades in the area of Broadway and Eighth will include new lighting, sidewalk pavers, planting beds, corner bump-outs and shade trees.

Edwards cruises [Photo]

Carl Edwards drives during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Sunday in Las Vegas. Edwards won the race and led 67 laps.

Edwards makes pit stop [Photo]

Carl Edwards makes a pit stop during the Kolbalt Tools 400 on Sunday in Las Vegas. Edwards won because Tony Stewart struggled late in the race during a pit stop.