February 4, 2009
Hickman student Trey Nelson, 17, promotes a "car bash" to raise money that will be contributed to the Not for Sale Campaign to stop human trafficking. This car was donated for the fundraiser, organized by courtwarming candidate Drew Mitrisin. If his fundraiser brings in more money for the campaign than the other male candidates, Mitrisin will be named Courtwarming King at the Hickman basketball game on Feb. 6.
Get a feel for the game as Driving Force, a power wheelchair soccer team in Columbia, practices for an upcoming tournament.
February 3, 2009
From left, Hickman coaches Matt Bloomfield, Kenny Ash, Travis Cearley and player Spenser Washington watch the Kewpies play against Ozark on Tuesday.
Hickman’s Crandon Cook drives to the basket against Ozark’s Ryan Holmes on Tuesday at Hickman.
Crew members of Columbia Water and Light traveled to Campbell to help restore power after an ice storm hit the city.
From left, Tim Wilson, Josh Koch and Chip Duren work to repair power lines on Locust Street in Campbell on Saturday morning. The temperature warmed to 48 degrees on Saturday, melting much of the accumulated ice that brought down trees and power lines in the Bootheel area and states surrounding Missouri.
Mary Mayberry, manager of the Dollar General store in Campbell, assists Columbia Water and Light worker Chip Duren on Sunday. The mayor asked the store, still without power, to provide provisions to the crews on the city’s tab. Among the most popular items were socks and personal care items such as toothpaste and shampoo.
Ben Askren was a two-time national champion and four-time All-American selection during his time as an MU wrestler.
Marcus Denmon scored 28.5 points per game in his senior year of high school and scored 36 points in Missouri’s Black and Gold game. He played a season-high 26 minutes against Baylor on Saturday.
The Rev. Amy Cortright from Calvary Episcopal Church in Columbia is a member of the Missouri Jobs with Justice coalition.
Herb Johnson is the Secretary-Treasurer of the Missouri AFL-CIO.
Kevin Costner at the Blue Note.
Kevin Costner and Modern West on stage at the Blue Note.
Kevin Costner shakes hands with fans after his concert with Modern West at the Blue Note.
Stephens College swim team members Jaimie Link, left, Jennifer Alander, center, and Claire Vick, rest for a moment between races at a practice session on Jan. 28.
Kevin Costner and Modern West play at the Blue Note on Monday.
Fans cheer at the concert of Kevin Costner and Modern West at the Blue Note on Monday.