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Homes for Troops builds handicapped accessible housing [Photo]

Volunteer Jim Whitaker works on the windows for veteran SSG Robert Canine's newly built house in Columbia on Monday, June 21. The windows are all built at a handicap-accessible level for Canine, who is a double amputee.

Homes for Troops volunteers [Photo]

Staff Sgt. Robert Canine sits on a window sill on the back side of his future home and talks to volunteers during the first day of the Homes for our Troops build on April 9 in Columbia.

MAP: West Ash [Graphic]

West Worley Street, West Broadway, West Boulevard and McBaine Street mark the West Ash Neighborhood Association boundaries.

MAP: Bourn Avenue [Graphic]

Homeowners on Bourn Avenue north of Rollins Road received city approval to organize a new neighborhood association.

MAP: Bus Routes [Graphic]

City Council approved changes to the city's bus routes Tuesday night.

Maggie Walter mug [Photo]

Maggie Walter is a night news editor at ColumbiaMissourian.com and the Missourian. She is also an associate professor at the Missouri School of Journalism and teaches copy editing and design.

Credit Union press release on Homes For Troops [Document]

Local credit union volunteers came together to complete the construction of a specially adapted home for Robert Canine and his family. Click here to download the news release from the Missouri Credit Union Association.

Keith Jones identifies photos [Photo]

Keith Jones identifies vacation photos taken while he was living in Florida with Tausha Fields. Jones was testifying during Fields' first-degree murder trial Thursday at the Boone County Courthouse.

Discussion with the defense team [Photo]

Tausha Fields talks to her defense team during witness testimony in her first-degree murder trial on Thursday at the Boone County Courthouse.

testing, testing, testing [Document]

Working with the patient's family [Photo]

As a volunteer, Glen Sapp provides a listening ear for the family of his patient, Harry Simons. “I can talk to Glen; he is ‘our Glen,’” said his daughter Alisa Calvert.

Harry Simons remains home for hospice care [Photo]

Harry Simons gets a visit from Hospice Compassus volunteer Glen Sapp about once a week. When a patient is put on hospice service, aggressive treatment is no longer attempted. The purpose of hospice service is to keep patients comfortable.

Hospice care extends to patient's family [Photo]

Sapp’s visits can be 20 minutes or several hours. He talks to Harry Simons and his wife and caregiver, Zelmajoyce Simons.

Visiting a patient at home [Photo]

Glen Sapp, a volunteer for Hospice Compassus in Columbia, visits patient Harry Simons in his home. Simons has Alzheimer’s disease and has problem with short-term memory. He doesn’t know Sapp’s name, but he enjoys the visits, said Alisa Calvert, Simons’ daughter.

Hospice Compassus provides end-of-life care [Audio]

Glen Sapp, a volunteer with Hospice Compassus in Columbia, visits Harry Simons about once a week at his home. Because Simons suffers from Alzheimer's, he doesn't remember Sapp, but Simons' daughter says he enjoys Sapp's visits.

Brian C. Young [Photo]

Brian C. Young

Fans discuss the World Cup [Audio]

Ragtag Cinema, located on Hitt Street, is broadcasting every match of the FIFA World Cup live. These showings are free and are almost always packed. The U.S. vs. Algeria game took place Wednesday and marked the first win for the U.S. in the tournament.

Surveillance photos of robbery suspect [Photo]

Two banks robberies in the last week, one in Jefferson City and one in Columbia, may have been committed by the same individual. The photo on the left shows the suspect in the Friday robbery of Landmark Bank in Columbia. The photo on the right shows the suspect in Wednesday's robbery at River Region Credit Union in Jefferson City.

Katy Trail Ride [Photo]

Wet riding cloths dangle off clotheslines strung between rows of grapes Wednesday at Les Bourgeois Vineyard in Rocheport after cyclists completed their third day of the 10th annual Katy Trail Ride.

Tausha Fields listens to testimony during trial [Photo]

Tausha Fields listens to the testimony of Gregory Morton during the Fields' murder trial Wednesday at the Boone County Courthouse.
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