December 18, 2010
A pamphlet from the funeral of Confederate general Robert E. Lee is one of many unique artifacts destined for the under-construction Civil War exhibit at the Boone County Historical Museum.
A war bond for the Confederate States of America is one of many unique artifacts destined for the under-construction Civil War exhibit at the Boone County Historical Museum. The exhibit will house many unique artifacts from the period, and will open Jan. 13.
Missouri's Michael Dixon watches his team play against Oral Roberts on Thursday at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri junior forward Ricardo Ratliffe pulls down a rebound against Central Arkansas. Ratliffe scored 18 points and had six rebounds for the Tigers.
Customers walk by the boarded-up J.C. Penney entrance on Saturday at Columbia Mall. A 71-year-old woman drove through the entrance Saturday afternoon after she lost control of her vehicle.
Missouri freshman Ricky Kreklow drives to the basket Saturday against Central Arkansas. Kreklow had 11 points and four rebounds.
December 17, 2010
MU seniors cheered when they were officially declared graduates at the Trulaske College of Business convocation at the Hearnes Center on Friday.
The graduating seniors laughed as they listened to their classmate Jessica Winston's senior address at the Trulaske College of Business Convocation at the Hearnes Center on Friday.
Graduating senior Jessica Winston gave the senior address at the Trulaske College of Business convocation on Friday. Winston congratulated her classmates on their hard work and success.
Sam Hamacher gave the convocation address for the Trulaske College of Business at the Hearnes Center on Friday. Hamacher encouraged the newly graduated seniors to both secure a job and continue their education.
MU graduating students of the Trulaske College of Business walk into the Hearnes Center for the convocation ceremony on Friday.
Central Arkansas coach Corliss Williamson faces his former assistant coach Mike Anderson on Saturday at Mizzou arena. Williamson led the Razorbacks to a 31-3 record and an NCAA championship in 1994, when Mike Anderson was an assistant under then-head coach Nolan Richardson.
Marcheita Anderson (right), wife of Missouri head basketball coach Mike Anderson, laughs with her friend during halftime at Mizzou Arena on Thursday.
The wife of Missouri head basketball coach Mike Anderson, Marcheita Anderson, raises her arms in celebration as a contestant's half-court shot goes through the hoop during halftime at Mizzou Arena on Thursday. The contestant won $5,000 from a local bank.
A percentage breakdown of the proposed Boone County budget.
Students smile in the sunroom as they listen to their art teacher, Dr. Ann Mehr, talk about the fables they studied in relation to this event.
One of the students' handmade ornaments, a recreation of the classic fable "The Tortoise and the Hare," adorns the Deatons' Christmas tree.
Lee Elementary fourth-grade students sing about "The Boy Who Cried Wolf" in Chancellor Brady Deaton's living room.
Fourth-graders Mason Townsend, left, and Trenton Reed talk in the sunroom after they've finished singing.
There are 19 businesses with payday-loan licenses in Columbia. Thirteen of these businesses are in the First Ward, three are in the Second Ward, two are in the Third Ward and one is in the Sixth Ward.