October 5, 2007
Self proclaimed “huge Elton John fans” Erin Collette, Jill Best, Theresa Pendziski and Patty Keller threw together their costumes just before heading to the concert Friday night, Oct. 5, 2007, at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo.
John shows his dynamic facial expressions while he performs.
Sir Elton John a.k.a. “Rocket Man,” on the ivories during his opening song.
Elton John stirs up the crowd during his intro to “The Bitch is Back.”
Plans for the design of the Columbia Public Schools new high school will likely incorporate some of the latest classroom technologies and learning tools.
October 4, 2007
MU tennis coach Blake Edwards has taken the team to new heights while using the words of William Shakespeare for inspiration.
Hickman offensive coordinator Steve Luetjen, right, is the man drawing up the plays for the offense run by his son, Doug Luetjen.
Blythe Bradford listens to a cassette tape of Van Morrison’s album “Moondance” during her wait Thursday at Wabash Station on Thursday evening, Oct. 4, 2007.
Wabash Station is currently used as the central hub for the city’s public transport system.
The Soviet Union launched Sputnik on Oct. 4, 1957, making it the first Earth-orbiting satellite. Click to see an interactive presentation on the satellite that set off the space race between the United States and Soviet Union.