November 19, 2010
On Friday, Gov. Jay Nixon announced that he was supporting legislation to help the construction of a second nuclear power plant in Missouri. This map shows the location of the existing power plant in Callaway County.
Harry Potter fans came out to the premiere for the beginning of the end of the series at Hollywood Stadium 14. Fans came dressed up as characters from “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1” and previous films.
Missouri co-offensive line coach Josh Henson says playing without sleeves is "just the way it works" on the offensive line.
Iowa State quarterback Austen Arnaud fumbles while being sacked in last Saturday's loss at Colorado. The play resulted in a season-ending knee injury for Arnaud.
Missouri running backs coach Brian Jones said De'Vion Moore not only helps the younger players with drills and techniques, he also mentors them academically. "I look up to him a lot, on the field and off the field," freshman running back Henry Josey said. "It’s like he knows everything. He’s real smart, not just with his books, but with life.”
While playing defense Rock Bridge junior guard Lindsey Cunningham uses her long limbs to get to balls.
Colbey Ricklefs, an MU junior, dresses as Professor Quirrell on the night of the premiere of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1" at Hollywood Theatres.
Missouri's Phil Pressey defends against Western Illinois' Kaimarr Price on Thursday at the Mizzou Arena.
Missouri's Justin Safford drives against Western Illinois forward Jack Houpt on Thursday at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri's Steve Moore goes up for a shot against Western Illinois forward Kaimarr Price Thursday at Mizzou Arena. Moore scored a career-high nine points in the game including the first 3-pointer of his college career.
November 18, 2010
Rock Bridge soccer coach Kyle Austin said there was soccer on the TV at the hospital when his first child, daughter Addison Renee Austin, was born Wednesday morning. The Bruins are set to play in the state quarterfinals on Friday.
As a child in the days of segregation, Beulah Ralph entered the Missouri Theatre through these doors, located in the Locust Street side of the building. July 27, 1986, she says the insult she felt when climbing the stairs to the back of the balcony stayed with her.
"I have the same concerns for the white race that I do for blacks. I believe as a race of people we cannot stand alone, and I think I work equally well with whites."
At Douglas High School, April 8, 1984.
Paul Rolfe, president of Coal Free Mizzou, adjusts student-made pinwheels on MU’s Carnahan Quad as part of a national movement calling for clean energy on Thursday. Coal Free Mizzou is a campus organization that promotes new forms of renewable energies.
Beverly Borduin, principal of Grant Elementary, hugs Alexandra Estes, left, and Colby Felton-Bettis as they leave school at the end of the day. Borduin, who announced that she plans to retire at the end of this school year, has been at Grant for 18 years and has been principal for the past five years.
The Heibel-March Drugstore building has been on the corner of Range Line Street and Wilkes Boulevard in Columbia since 1910. It was listed as a notable historic property by the Historic Preservation Commission in 2005, and attempts to restore the building have been in effect since 2000.
The reconstruction of Mexico Gravel Road from Vandiver Road to Route PP has been completed. The project includes roundabouts to create better connectivity between U.S. 63 and Route PP. Sidewalks and bike paths were added on both sides of Mexico Gravel Road. On the north side, the sidewalk is 5 feet wide, and on the south, it is 8 feet wide.
Nicknamed "blackout in a can," Four Loko will no longer include its usual amount of caffeine, the equivalent of one 12-ounce cup of coffee in each 23.5 ounce can along with 12 percent alcohol. Many stores are also no longer selling the product.
In this Nov. 11 photo, these actors will perform in "A Christmas Carol," Patrick Andrews as Fred, left, Brian Austin as Bob Cratchitt, center, and Bill Guth as the Ghost of Christmas Past. Andrews and Guth are two of the 47 adults with developmental disabilities participating in Project Stage Light in Cape Girardeau, Mo.