MU women's basketball player Amanda Hanneman shines in final game [Photo]

Missouri's Amanda Hanneman, left, tries to get around Texas defender Kathleen Nash. "... That’s what I wanted to do, just give my all and that’s what happened.” Hanneman said.

Freshman gymnast Brittany Bendoff [Photo]

MU freshman gymnast Brittany Bendoff performs during her floor routine on Friday night, Feb. 19, 2010, during the competition against Oklahoma University in the Hearnes Center. OU won the meet 197.05 to 195.50.

Columbia's Fourth Ward [Graphic]

Sarah Read answers 11 questions [Video]

In this video, Sarah Read talks about the city's transportation needs. Watch Read answer 11 questions on issues of importance to the city.

Sarah Read: Transportation [Video]

Sarah Read answers: What do you think are the most important issues related to transportation in Columbia?

Sarah Read: Government transparency [Video]

Sarah Read answers: How would you rate city government in terms of transparency, and what, if anything, would you do to improve it?

Sarah Read: Sustainability [Video]

Sarah Read answers: What do you think the primary goals of the city's new sustainability director should be?

Sarah Read: Ward reapportionment [Video]

Sarah Read answers: Columbia's population now exceeds 100,000, and ward boundaries will have to be redrawn after the 2010 census. Do you believe the city should add more wards and council members? Why or why not?

Sarah Read: Parks [Video]

Sarah Read answers: Would you vote to put a renewal of the city's sales tax for parks on the November ballot?

Sarah Read: Growth management [Video]

Sarah Read answers: What are your thoughts on comprehensive growth management planning now under way?

Sarah Read: Economy [Video]

Sarah Read answers: What incentives, if any, should the city offer to bring in new businesses?

Sarah Read: Downtown cameras [Video]

Sarah Read answers: Do you support the ballot issue calling for the city to place security cameras downtown?

Sarah Read: Crime [Video]

Sarah Read answers: Do you think crime is a problem in Columbia? If so, what is the best way to curb crime in the city?

Sarah Read: Budget [Video]

Sarah Read answers: Should the city be looking at new sources of revenue in tight economic times? If so, what are the best options?

Red Line Saxophone Quartet [Photo]

From left, Brandon Kies, Doug O'Connor, Gai Qun and Quinn Lewis of the Red Line Saxophone Quartet pose for a group photo. The four are students at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y. In the 2008 Plowman Competition, Red Line was given one of the judges’ special recognition awards.

Sarah Read: Balance of power [Video]

Sarah Read answers: There's been quite a bit of debate on the balance of power between the City Council and city manager. Do you think council members should have more input in executive decisions?

John Payne [Photo]

John Payne is a research assistant at the Show-Me Institute, a Missouri-based think tank.

MU pitcher Kelly Fick vs. Western Illinois [Photo]

MU pitcher Kelly Fick earned the win Wednesday against Western Illinois in relief.

Mayoral candidate forum questions [Photo]

Missouri freshman J. J. Bowles, an ambassador of the Associated Students of the University of Missouri, reads over questions written by audience members at the mayoral candidate forum held in conjunction with the Missouri Students Association on Wednesday. A key topic of the evening was whether to install security cameras downtown.

Mayoral candidate Bob McDavid [Photo]

Mayoral candidate Bob McDavid answers a question Wednesday evening at a forum held on the University of Missouri's campus.