August 30, 2010
Dave Todd, owner of Todd Farm in Millersburg, sells his eggs at the Columbia Farmers Market on Monday. Since the salmonella outbreak, Todd has noticed an increase in demand for locally produced eggs.
This lot at the corner of Sixth Street and Hickman Avenue is the proposed spot for a new parking area north of Jefferson Junior High School.
Joe Tonnies, a Columbia resident, looks over the silent auction items at the Family Health Center Golf Tournament on Monday at Old Hawthorne. The tournament was a benefit for the Family Health Center. The Columbia Missourian was one of the sponsors of the event.
Jerrell Jackson during a Missouri football team practice Aug. 25.
Following a short putt, Ryan Norris' ball lands in the 16th hole on Monday at Old Hawthorne during the Family Health Center Golf Tournament.
Ryan Norris, director of magnetic resonance imaging at Columbia Orthopaedic Group, putts while co-worker Beau Baehman watches on Monday at Old Hawthorne during the Family Health Center Golf Tournament.
Gene Austin, chief executive of Columbia Orthopaedic Group, follows through Monday on a shot at Old Hawthorne during the first Family Health Center Golf Tournament.
Gene Austin, left, chief executive officer of Columbia Orthopaedic Group, receives a few pointers from co-worker Beau Baehman, the group's marketing director, at the first Family Health Center Golf Tournment on Monday at Old Hawthorne. The tournament was a fundraiser for the center, which offers health services to underserved families in Columbia. The Columbia Missourian was one of the sponsors of the event.
Missouri receiver Jarrell Jackson has been cleared to play in the Tigers' first game against Illinois. He has recovered quickly since having surgery on the broken scaphoid bone in his left wrist.
The Energy and Environmental Commission, with input from the Planning and Zoning Commission, has proposed parameters dictating how much soil can be piled for a development project. The City Council will hear the ordinance at its Sept. 20 meeting. The council will vote at its Oct. 4 meeting.
Oklahoma football head coach Bob Stoops said playing a tough schedule early in the season is "good if you win and you don't get your quarterback hurt."
Cycle Chic rides stress style over speed, such as biking to work or school in casual clothing. The movement was started three years ago in Copenhagen, Denmark, by resident journalist and photographer Mikael Colville-Andersen. Sunday's ride started in Flat Branch Park as part of GetAbout Columbia's No Car, Low Car, and Whoa! Car Challenge in Columbia. The program officially kicks off Sept. 1, and the next Cycle Chic ride will take place Sept. 26.
The Planning and Zoning and the Energy and Environment Commissions voted to recommend the Columbia City Council approve new regulations for soil piles. This document is the proposed ordinance.
A large dirt pile sits off the side of Grindstone Parkway across from the Walmart shopping center, as seen on July 13. Dirt piles such as this one are the subject of a new proposed city ordinance. The zoning commission plans to hold a public hearing to review the final draft of the ordinance on Sept. 9.
Cassondra Roloff, Elise Mosbacher, Alex Gordan and Ti Cason-Davis take a short break from practicing an untitled duet on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company on Orr Street in Columbia.
Alex Gordan and Elise Mosbacher practice a duet while choreographer Sean France holds his son, Cordin, and observes the two in the mirror on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company on Orr Street in Columbia. France based the duet on his marriage. "It's like a love letter to my wife," France said.
Alex Gordan lifts Elise Mosbacher during a routine on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company on Orr Street in Columbia. Monday was the first day back to practice after a summer hiatus.
Elise Mosbacher and Alex Gordan prepare for the start of a new routine on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company on Orr St. in Columbia.
Alex Gordan dances with Elise Mosbacher during a routine on Monday at the Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company in Columbia. Monday was the first day of practice after the summer hiatus.
Derrick Washington turned himself in to police on Monday but quickly posted bond and was released.