December 12, 2007
"Maudelle," circa 1937-38, was sculpted by African-American artist Beulah Ecton Woodard. The subject, Maudelle Bass Weston, served as a subject for many artists, but Woodard's piece is the only known sculpture.
Neilson Rudd, a 22-year-old MU student and officer candidate for the Missouri National Guard, was killed while trying to help motorists along U.S. 63 near Jefferson City on Sunday.
A scene from Gounod's "Roméo et Juliette," with Anna Netrebko as Juliette, which will run on Saturday at the Goodrich Forum 8.
The Metropolitan Opera's live high-definition broadcast of Mozart's "The Magic Flute" at Walter Reade Theatre in New York City on Dec. 30. The program has expanded this year, and Columbians can see Live in HD events at the Goodrich Forum 8.
Dru Vaughn, owner of Hemingway's Ltd. wine and cigar store, begins to close the shop on Tuesday evening. Vaughn, like other retailers contacted by The Missourian, said that bad weather has slowed sales over the past few days, but he is confident that last-minute shoppers will make up for lost business. "People will get out eventually," he said.