January 29, 2011
Map of protected trees and proposed tree-protection swap.
Texas forward Gary Johnson, top, holds onto the rim while wrapped around Missouri center Steve Moore, bottom, after attempting a dunk during the first half on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, in Austin, Texas.
The new Fr. Tolton Catholic High School is being built off Gans Road near U.S. 63.
Rock Bridge coach Jill Nagel watches the game from the sidelines.
Rock Bridge's Lindsey Cunningham drives down court past a Lafayette player.
Missouri head coach Robin Pingeton instructs to RaeShara Brown during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa State at Hilton Coliseum Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, in Ames, Iowa.
Demonstrators hold Egyptian and Tunisian flags as they protest against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak at the Sant Jaume square in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday. The placard reads: "Free Egypt," "We only want to regain our dignity." (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Moustafa Ezz chants with about 200 people gathered in London, Ontario, Canada to support the protests in Egypt on Saturday.
This 2010 photo released by "Grannies on Safari" shows Regina Fraser, left, and Pat Johnson on location in Peru while filming for their third season of the show on PBS, which releases in May 2011. Thousands of passengers were stranded at Cairo's airport on Saturday, as flights were canceled or delayed, leaving them unable to leave because of a government-imposed curfew. "We're going to contact the U.S. consulate because we want them to know we're here," said Fraser, co-host of the "Grannies on Safari" show. "We're going to try and figure out how the heck we're going to get back because we're very concerned there may not be any flights."
Protesters throw firebombs at riot police after police shot at protesters accompanying the funeral procession of an anti-government protester killed Friday in a street near Tahrir square in downtown Cairo, Egypt, on Saturday. Thousands of protesters returned to Cairo's central Tahrir Square, chanting slogans against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and demanding his departure.
Egyptian anti-government protesters gather in Tahrir square in Cairo on Saturday. Thousands of anti-government protesters have returned to Cairo's central Tahrir Square, chanting slogans against Hosni Mubarak just hours after the Egyptian president fired his Cabinet but refused to step down. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
Egyptian anti-government protesters pray in front of an Egyptian army tank during a protest in Tahrir square in Cairo on Saturday.
An anti-government protester cries out after seeing the body of another who was shot by police moments before, in Tahrir square in downtown Cairo on Saturday. Thousands of anti-government protesters returned to Cairo's central Tahrir Square, chanting slogans against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and demanding his departure.
Columbia's first Catholic high school, Fr. Tolton Catholic High School, is scheduled to open in fall 2011. It is located off Gans Road and is about halfway finished.
January 28, 2011
Rock Bridge boys basketball started slow but mounted a rally in the second half behind the play of Matt Kelly and Travis Jorgensen. After leading by two at halftime, the Bruins defeated Hickman 64-43
Tracy Snider was arrested Friday on one count of manufacturing a controlled substance.
Jason Cross was arrested Friday on one count of manufacturing a controlled substance.
David Palmer was arrested Friday on failure to appear on an original charge of felony forgery.
Kathy Doisy holds the hand of retired Columbia police detective Chris Egbert after Johnny Wright was found guilty of second-degree murder in the August 1976 disappearance of Doisy's older sister, Becky, at the Boone County Courthouse. Wright was taken into custody Friday on a $1 million, cash-only bond after the verdict was read. Sentencing is scheduled for Mar. 14, 2011. Jury deliberations lasted about six hours.
Assistant Prosecutor Richard Hicks, right, addresses members of the media with Assistant Prosecutor Cecily Daller on Friday outside the Boone County Courthouse following their successful prosecution of Johnny Wright, who was found guilty of second-degree murder in the August 1976 disappearance of Columbia waitress Becky Doisy. Wright was taken into custody on a $1 million, cash-only bond after the verdict was read. Sentencing is scheduled for Mar. 14, 2011. Jury deliberations lasted about six hours.