October 9, 2010
Brooke Renberg, left, Mitch Acton and Melissa Acton take photos of Ava Acton, 1, while she sits on pumpkins at the Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival on Saturday. Mitch Acton said that he has come to the festival before and that it has only gotten bigger over the years.
Tractor rides were given around the Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival on Saturday. The festival included different tractor rides as well as horseback rides.
A horse stands by the side of his trailer at the Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival. Horses gave children rides at the festival on Saturday. Volunteers from the Cedar Valley Riders saddle club organized and helped with the horse rides.
Families with the pumpkins at the Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival on Saturday. The annual festival featured pumpkin picking, hayrides and craft and food booths throughout the town of Hartsburg.
Bows sit at the Sweet Cheek Boutique at the Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival on Saturday. Co-owners Kadee Thompson and Tina Landeck worked the booth and sold headbands, bows and other hair accessories for girls.
Many cars were backed up in anticipation of getting to the Hartsburg Pumpkin Festival on Saturday. The wait took more than an hour.
Fans wait to enter Memorial Stadium on Saturday before Missouri football took on Colorado for the last time before Colorado leaves the Big 12 for the Pac-10.
Jason LaRue plays keep away from his granddad, Charles LaRue, a 1965 MU graduate, while his mother, Masja, watches on Saturday.
Cecily Pickering, of Kansas City, builds a plate of fruit while tailgating before Missouri's football game against Colorado on Saturday.
Members of the Tiger's Lair file into Memorial Stadium before Missouri football's game against Colorado on Saturday.
The Tiger Mobile Advertising truck drives down Ninth Street on Wednesday. The Columbia City Council is considering revising the city's sign ordinance to ban mobile advertising vehicles.
October 8, 2010
Tally Mattos serves the ball during the Columbia College Cougars' first game against the College of the Ozarks Bobcats on Friday.
Ola Shawky and Paula Ferreira block at the net as College of the Ozarks Emma Priddy watches to make sure her hit isn’t blocked during a match on Friday.
Coach Melinda Wrye-Washington and Vesna Trivunovic share a laugh after Columbia College’s match against the College of the Ozarks on Friday. The Cougars hosted a tri-match against the College of the Ozarks Bobcats and the Carroll College Fighting Saints.
The Artrageous Gallery Crawl is being held Friday through Sunday throughout downtown Columbia. Galleries open their doors to local artists in order to showcase their work to the community.
Wayne Manly, co-owner of Jazzy Jewels with his wife, Beth, works their booth in the catacombs of Artlandish Gallery as part of the Artrageous Friday event Oct. 9, 2010. The Manlys said they moved closer to Columbia so they could be part of an art community. The name "Jazzy Jewels" comes from the combination of their dogs' names, Jazz and Jewel.
The Phoenix booth offered jewelry and Tarot card readings in the catacombs of Artlandish Gallery during Artrageous Friday on Oct. 9, 2010.
Jess Johnson and Jenny Baker look at Jazzy Jewels jewelry at the catacombs of Artlandish Gallery during Artrageous Friday on Oct. 9, 2010.
Kevin Gibbs, of Columbia, shows patrons his handmade didgeridoos in the catacombs of Artlandish Gallery during Artrageous Friday on Oct. 9, 2010. Gibbs sands down PVC pipe, heats it on his barbecue grill to bend the pipe, then hand paints each didgeridoo.
Brady Reiss, 8, has his face painted at the Fall Festival on Oct. 8 at Russell Elementary School. Reiss said he chose the design because red is his favorite color.