January 30, 2011
Steve Seabaugh reaps the rewards of a well-played hand of cards at the Texas Hold 'em Tournament at the Tiger Shrine Club on Sunday in Columbia. The Columbia 20/20 Lions Club hosted the event.
Mike Rewerts, David Sweezer and Charles Atwell compete in the Texas Hold 'em Tournament on Sunday afternoon at the Tiger Shrine Club in Columbia. "You can win a little bit and even have fun if you lose," Sweezer said.
Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Ziggy Hood (96) plays with a tool used in running back drills during football practice Friday in Pittsburgh. The Steelers will be facing the Green Bay Packers in Super Bowl XLV on Feb. 6 in Arlington, Texas.
A developer plans to remove this remaining stretch of trees at Keene Street and Wingate Court to make way for a parking lot for a planned office building. In exchange for cutting down the trees, Trittenbach Development would preserve a stretch of forest along a rocky hillside above Grindstone Creek several miles away. The Columbia City Council has directed the Planning Department staff to develop an off-site mitigation plan to handle similar tree preservation issues at all development projects.
January 29, 2011
Texas forward Jordan Hamilton, right, knocks a loose ball away from Missouri guard Kim English, left, during the second half of Saturday's game in Austin, Texas. Texas won 71-58 and Hamilton led all scorers with 16 points.
Map of protected trees and proposed tree-protection swap.
Texas forward Gary Johnson, top, holds onto the rim while wrapped around Missouri center Steve Moore, bottom, after attempting a dunk during the first half on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, in Austin, Texas.
The new Fr. Tolton Catholic High School is being built off Gans Road near U.S. 63.
Rock Bridge coach Jill Nagel watches the game from the sidelines.
Rock Bridge's Lindsey Cunningham drives down court past a Lafayette player.
Missouri head coach Robin Pingeton instructs to RaeShara Brown during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Iowa State at Hilton Coliseum Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011, in Ames, Iowa.
Demonstrators hold Egyptian and Tunisian flags as they protest against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak at the Sant Jaume square in Barcelona, Spain on Saturday. The placard reads: "Free Egypt," "We only want to regain our dignity." (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Moustafa Ezz chants with about 200 people gathered in London, Ontario, Canada to support the protests in Egypt on Saturday.
This 2010 photo released by "Grannies on Safari" shows Regina Fraser, left, and Pat Johnson on location in Peru while filming for their third season of the show on PBS, which releases in May 2011. Thousands of passengers were stranded at Cairo's airport on Saturday, as flights were canceled or delayed, leaving them unable to leave because of a government-imposed curfew. "We're going to contact the U.S. consulate because we want them to know we're here," said Fraser, co-host of the "Grannies on Safari" show. "We're going to try and figure out how the heck we're going to get back because we're very concerned there may not be any flights."
Protesters throw firebombs at riot police after police shot at protesters accompanying the funeral procession of an anti-government protester killed Friday in a street near Tahrir square in downtown Cairo, Egypt, on Saturday. Thousands of protesters returned to Cairo's central Tahrir Square, chanting slogans against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and demanding his departure.
Egyptian anti-government protesters gather in Tahrir square in Cairo on Saturday. Thousands of anti-government protesters have returned to Cairo's central Tahrir Square, chanting slogans against Hosni Mubarak just hours after the Egyptian president fired his Cabinet but refused to step down. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
Egyptian anti-government protesters pray in front of an Egyptian army tank during a protest in Tahrir square in Cairo on Saturday.
An anti-government protester cries out after seeing the body of another who was shot by police moments before, in Tahrir square in downtown Cairo on Saturday. Thousands of anti-government protesters returned to Cairo's central Tahrir Square, chanting slogans against Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and demanding his departure.
Columbia's first Catholic high school, Fr. Tolton Catholic High School, is scheduled to open in fall 2011. It is located off Gans Road and is about halfway finished.