March 12, 2011
Cindy McDonald is licked by a friend's dog backstage during the Columbia Kennel Club Dog Show at the Boone County Fairgrounds. "This is a small community," McDonald said. "When a friend needs some help, you help them."
Joyce Standish and Doris Johnson prepare their toy fox terrier, Turbocharged, for Sunday's competition during the Columbia Kennel Club Dog Show at the Boone County Fairgrounds. Turbocharged competed early Saturday morning but did not place. "He's just getting started," Johnson said.
Rebecca Myers and her rough collie from Peoria, Ill., run around the show floor for judges during the Columbia Kennel Club Dog Show at the Boone County Fairgrounds.
More than 500 dancers participated in the MU Dance Marathon held from noon to midnight Saturday. The student-led philanthropic event is held to raise money for MU Health Care’s Children’s Hospital. The 12-hour-long, no-sitting, no-sleeping dance marathon raised more than $30,000.
The Stephens College Dance Company prepared all semester for their Annual Spring Concert, held at Macklanburg Playhouse. After many hours of rehearsal, 23 dance majors performed choreography that faculty and guest artists created for them.
March 11, 2011
MU freshman Rob Zastryzny pitches during the game against the Le Moyne College Dolphins on Friday. Le Moyne won 6-5.
Le Moyne College sophomore Ryan Mahoney tags MU sophomore Brannon Champagne out as he slides into second base on Friday.
Medical personnel and police officers attend to a victim of a car hitting in the Mizzou Arena parking lot after the Rock Bridge High School versus Troy Buchanan High School Boys Basketball Class 5 Semifinal game on Friday. The victim and police on the scene refused to provide details about the accident, and the victim refused medical attention.
Rock Bridge coach Jim Scanlon watches his team trail Troy Buchanan in the first half of the Class 5 semifinals on Friday.
Troy Buchanan senior guard Neil Branham looks to pass the ball past Rock Bridge senior guard Matthew Kelly during Friday's Class 5 semifinal game at Mizzou Arena. Branham scored 20 points in Troy Buchanan's 57 to 45 win over Rock Bridge.
Rock Bridge senior guard Matthew Kelly jumps past Troy Buchanan senior forward Josh Jones at the Class 5 Boys Basketball Semifinals in Mizzou Arena. Kelly scored 14 points. Rock Bridge lost to Troy Buchanan 57 to 45.
David Vela is one of the four Columbia city manager candidates.
Kent Myers is one of the four Columbia city manager candidates.
Mike Matthes is one of the four Columbia city manager candidates.
The site selection committee responsible for choosing a new elementary school in Columbia is considering four locations.
Lori Curtis Luther is one of the four Columbia city manager candidates.
Passengers leave a train in Japan after an offshore earthquake struck on Friday.
Rescue workers help evacuate passengers from a train on a Japan Railways line following Friday's massive earthquake.
After a devastating earthquake struck off the coast of Japan on Friday, a resulting tsunami made its way across the Pacific Ocean, affecting Hawaii and the West Coast of the United States.