June 22, 2010
Read the letter regarding an appeal with the Citizens Police Review Board sent by California resident Ed Rosenthal after Police Chief Ken Burton sent him a letter rejecting his initial complaint.
Tausha Fields is charged with the death of her husband, Mitchell Kemp.
Carolyn Kemp examines evidence as Boone County prosecutor Andrea Hayes displays it during witness testimony in the first-degree murder trial of Tausha Fields on June 22 at the Boone County Courthouse. Fields is charged with the death of her husband, Mitchell Kemp, who was Carolyn Kemp's son.
Tausha Fields listens to the prosecution's opening statements June 22 at the Boone County Courthouse.
Boone County Sheriff's Detective Thomas O'Sullivan identifies evidence as Boone County Prosecutor Richard Hicks displays it during the first day of testimony in Tausha Fields' first-degree murder trial on June 22 at the Boone County Courthouse. Fields is charged with the death of her husband, Mitchell Kemp.
The community garden tour showcases the produce and community growing in Columbia.
June 21, 2010
Lines of cars are seen driving northbound on Stadium Boulevard on Monday from the intersection of Stadium and Broadway.
Terrell Page lets his seven-month-old cousin Malik Shipley drink from a cup of lemonade purchased from a stand run by Mezzie Anderson and Kayla Wingate on Monday. The stand was located outside Anderson's house on Range Line Street.
Eleven-year-old Mezzie Anderson pours a cup of fresh-squeezed lemonade at the lemonade stand she and Kayla Wingate ran from the Anderson's house on Range Line Street. Tessa Anderson, Mezzie's mother, said the lemonade stand was entirely Mezzie's idea. "She said 'It's summer, I want some money. How about a lemonade stand?'"
Kayla Wingate, 13, and Mezzie Anderson, 11, hold signs advertising their lemonade stand on Monday afternoon. This was the second day that the girls operated the lemonade stand, and Anderson's mother, Tessa, said that they grossed $35 in their first day - enough to pay for their start-up costs.
This brief, filed by Assistant Attorney General Shaun Mackelprang on Friday, argues against granting Ryan Ferguson a new trial.
The Columbia Public Works Department is set to carry out plans for construction work on the Stadium Boulevard Corridor.
A MU power plant received a 2010 EPA Energy Star Combined Heat and Power (CHP) award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. MU is one of three universities in the nation recently recognized with the honor; the others were the University of California in San Diego and Fairfield University.
June 20, 2010
Despite the heat on Sunday afternoon, Shirley Roane and Vernon Jackson dance at the Juneteenth celebration in Douglass Park.