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Mormon elders save money by walking [Photo]

Elder Tyler Hemenway and Elder Sean Marett walk downtown on Wednesday in Columbia. They have a car, but they also have a small budget, so they try to walk as much as they possibly can. They usually walk about six miles a day.

Mormon elders walk to Stephens Lake Park [Photo]

Elder Sean Marett (left) celebrates kicking a rock through Elder Tyler Hemenway's legs during their walk to Stephens Lake Park on Wednesday. The two kick rocks at one another when they are walking somewhere and there is no one for them to witness to.

Veteran remembers serving country in World War II [Audio]

Pat Shay shares some of his World War II experiences. He was interviewed by Mike Trial for the Veterans History Project.

MU volleyball player Lisa Henning vs. Texas Tech [Photo]

Missouri volleyball coach Wayne Kreklow, upper left, gets a closeup view of a kill attempt by freshman Lisa Henning in Wednesday night's victory over Texas Tech.

MU volleyball player Brittney Brimmage vs. Texas Tech [Photo]

Missouri junior Brittney Brimmage spikes the ball against Texas Tech in the Tigers' victory Wednesday at Hearnes Center. The win extended the Tigers' winning streak to five games.

Lee Wyatt Carter [Photo]

Lee Wyatt Carter, whose date of birth is Jan. 9, 1987, was identified by Columbia Police investigators as the seventh suspect in the Oct. 23rd robbery and murder of 22 year old Aaron Hobson. Hobson was shot and killed on the parking lot of the Break Time Convenience Store at 110 East Nifong Boulevard in Columbia.

Bekah Mills back for Mizzou [Photo]

Missouri guard Bekah Mills is back on the court after missing last season with a right-knee injury. Two of Mills' three seasons at Missouri have been spent on the sidelines because of ACL injuries.

New MU Veterans Center [Photo]

The new MU Veterans Center in Memorial Union was designed to help veterans transition from military duty to campus life. Framed uniforms and photographs taken by veterans decorate the walls of the center.

Pat Shay ID card [Photo]

Identification card for World War II veteran Pat Shay

Three Musketeers [Photo]

Pat Shay (center) stands with friends during his time serving in the Marine Corps during World War II. The three men called themselves the three musketeers.

Marine Corps veteran Pat Shay [Photo]

Pat Shay is a Marine Corps veteran who served in both the Atlantic and Pacific theaters of World War II. Shay's story has been recorded as part of the Veterans History Project for the Library of Congress.

Veterans Day pins [Photo]

A pile of pins sits in the new MU Veterans Center in Memorial Union on Wednesday.

MAP: New location for MU Veterans Center [Graphic]

In June, the MU Veterans Center moved from Lafferre Hall to Memorial Union. A ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of the center will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Union.

Flat Branch Pub has ties to USS Columbia [Photo]

USS Columbia memorabilia is displayed at Flat Branch Pub & Brewery. When the USS Columbia SSN 771 was built in the early 90s, the original commanders loved the recently opened Flat Branch Pub & Brewery so much that they wanted to call their cruise mess the "Flat Branch Cafe." The restaurant's logo is also featured on the submarine.

USS Columbia captain visits town for MU veterans week [Photo]

The captain of the USS Columbia, Commander Dennis Klein, talks with Lance Wood, the general manager of Flat Branch Pub & Brewing on Wednesday. As a part of MU veterans week, Commander Klein and two of his crew members came to Columbia to teach the Naval ROTC, see the MU Veterans Memorial and tour the College of Engineering.

Citizen collects plastic to take to Millersburg [Photo]

Sandy Gummersheimer and 15 others in her neighborhood save and collect their plastic bottles and drive them to Ryan Enterprise in Millersburg, which accepts a wider range of recycled plastics than Columbia.

Tricks of the trade [Photo]

Yo-yo professional Hank Freeman, 25, left, demonstrates a trick he invented to William Eiffert, 11, Max Wolff, 4, and Spencer Klein, 6, in downtown Columbia on Tuesday.

Yo-yoers display tricks at Cool Stuff [Slideshow]

Cool Stuff in downtown Columbia hosted the Duncan Heritage Tour on Tuesday night. Four members of the Duncan Worldwide Crew showcased their yo-yo skills and spoke to the crowd about Duncan and the yo-yo’s history in America.

Wreck on McBaine Avenue [Photo]

Residents of McBaine Avenue gather Tuesday after a three-car accident blocked the street and part of the intersection with Worley Street.

Duncan Heritage Tour brings world-class yo-yoers to Cool Stuff [Video]

Cool Stuff in downtown Columbia hosted the Duncan Heritage Tour on Tuesday night. Four members of the Duncan Worldwide Crew showcased their yo-yo skills and spoke to the crowd about Duncan and the yo-yo’s history in America.
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