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Planning for growth near future roads [Interactive graphic]

INTERACTIVE GRAPHIC | The Columbia and Boone County Planning commissions will hold the second of three public meetings Tuesday to discuss the future of a 21-square-mile area east of Columbia. Several road projects, including a planned extension of Stadium Boulevard, are likely to spark significant development over the next decade. To prepare for growth, city and county officials have begun work on the East Columbia Area Plan — a document that will combine community input with a environmental and infrastructure data to inform future planning decisions.

Vancouver Winter Olympics Days 9 and 10 [Slideshow]

A compilation of photos from the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Les Bourgeois Winery [Video]

Growing and producing wine in Rocheport, Les Bourgeois Winery produced over 600,000 bottles of wine last year. The winemakers of Les Bourgeois are currently creating the final blends of their wines and preparing the grape vines for this year's harvest.

Les Bourgeois Wine Cellar [Photo]

Gary Paxton carries a hose from the basement wine cellar of Les Bourgeois Winery in Rocheport on Wednesday. The winemakers of Les Bourgeois Winery complete the final steps of the winemaking process by blending flavors, as well as pruning the vines of the new year's crop.

Hometown diver finds success at Missouri [Video]

MU Diver Dante Jones attended Hickman High School before becoming a Tiger. He has set one record and hopes to break two more.

East Columbia Area Plan explanation graphic tease [Photo]

Police video of Rodman Marine arrest [Video]

The video file was recorded with the camera in the patrol car of former Columbia Police Officer Justin LaForest.

Johnson celebrates win [Photo]

Jimmie Johnson celebrates in victory circle after winning the NASCAR Auto Club 500 race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif.

Explaining the 'Chicken chip bingo' [Photo]

Amy Wells, a senior at Central Methodist University, reacts as she, senior Kristin Weimer, and sophomore Crystal Hutchinson listen to junior Danielle Perez explain the "Dang, There Goes That Chicken" fundraising event sponsored by service fraternity Alpha Phi Omega. The event, to be held Sunday, Feb. 21, will be "Chicken Chip Bingo," where participants purchase a square on a grid. A chicken is set loose on the grid, and the first square the chicken defecates upon will win one-third of the money raised. The rest goes to the Valentino Achak Deng Foundation.

Leading the discussion [Photo]

Carrie Strodtman Flaspohler, information services librarian at Central Methodist University, talks at the Books Versus Film Club meeting. Flaspohler is leading discussions in two different book clubs on "What is the What" by Dave Eggers. The main character, Valentino Achak Deng, is schedule to speak on campus this week. "Out of all the countries in Africa, it sounds like they have the most problems right now," says Flaspohler, "and that's really saying something."

Discussing Sudan [Photo]

Senior Amy Wells sits with senior Kristin Weimer and discusses ways for students to get involved in global issues, such as the conflict in Sudan illustrated in the book "What is the What," by Dave Eggers, at their Books Versus Film Club meeting on Wednesday.

MU women's basketball loses at Iowa State [Photo]

Iowa State forward Chelsea Poppens takes a shot over Missouri forward Marissa Scott in the Tigers loss Saturday in Ames, Iowa.

MU women's basketball at Iowa State [Photo]

Iowa State guard Alison Lacey, center, scrambles for a loose ball against Missouri forwards Christine Flores, left, and Marissa Scott.

MU men's basketball player Justin Safford at Nebraska [Photo]

Missouri's Justin Safford, right, and Nebraska's Jorge Brian Diaz battle for the tip in Saturday's game in Lincoln, Neb.

Rev. Lennox Yearwood Jr. speaks about clean energy [Photo]

Rev. Lennox Yearwood Jr. speaks in front of the Fifth Street Christian Church. Rev. Yearwood is the president of the Hip Hop Caucus and stopped in Columbia on Saturday as part of a bus tour to raise awareness about the need and potential for clean energy.

Hip Hop Caucus Clean Energy press conference provides weatherization supplies [Photo]

Tyrell Everett signs in before the Hip Hop Caucus Clean Energy press conference Saturday outside of the Fifth Street Christian Church. After the press conference volunteers went door-to-door distributing weatherization supplies to the neighborhood.

Cox wins state wrestlling championship [Photo]

Hickman freshman J'Den Cox (left) wrestles to the mat senior Andrew Early from Lafayette high school in Wildwood during the 171-pound MSHSAA Class 4 championship match Saturday at Mizzou Arena. Cox, who is 14 years old, won the championship match 5 to 0 making him the MSHSAA champion.

Vancouver Olympics Day 8 [Slideshow]

A compilation of photos from Day 8 of the Olympics.

Seventh-grader wins chess match [Photo]

Matthew Hoeppner, left, a sixth-grader, and Bob Herting, right, a seventh-grader, play speed chess for the tiebreaker for the sixth- and seventh-grade category at Gentry Middle School Saturday. Herting won the match.

Cox Takes State [Graphic]

Saturday, Hickman freshmen J’Den Cox took first place in the 2010 Missouri State High School Activities Association Wrestling Championship.
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