June 26, 2009
Eleanor Lewis holds on to her boom box as she dances to a Michael Jackson song with Ralph Evans in front of the Apollo Theater on Thursday in the Harlem section of New York.
From left, Gena Burchett, Ricardo Rique-Sanchez, Kaitlin Niewoehner, Kelsea DeShazo, Jessica Ray, Victoria Hogan, Sarah Gipson, Michaela Sherman and Clay Schrenger rehearse a tap dance routine for a performance to be shown Friday and Saturday as members of the Stephens Summer Dance group.
Chrisena Ricci, center, sings accompanied by, from left, Jaimie Keith, Denise Saylor, Sarah G. Vincent and Sydney Turner during rehearsal Thursday for the Stephens College Summer Theatre Institute musical revue.
Ballet dancers stand on tip-toe in a rehearsal at Macklanburg Playhouse at Stephens College. The dancers are part of the Stephens Summer Dance group.
Jeremy Stanfield leaps in the air at a rehearsal at the Macklanburg Playhouse at Stephens College. The dance group has its concert Friday and Saturday.
Julia Rodriguez, Joseph Snow's youngest daughter, touches her father's hand in the living room of his Sturgeon home on April 18.
Columbia residents at Stephens Lake Park talk about dealing with the summer heat.
SLIDESHOW: As one of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Joseph Snow believes that after his death he is going to be resurrected into a cleansed earth. “I have no desire to go to heaven. I don’t know what I would do if I went to heaven,” he says. “This is where I belong – on the earth. I don’t belong in heaven.” Snow says he has work left to do here, and hospice volunteers are making sure he can comfortably continue working in his garden.
June 25, 2009
Mikayla Logan, 12, chats with friends on the sidelines of the Hickman High School track. She was there Wednesday evening to run with the Blue Thunder Track Club.
Mikayla Logan, 12, third from left, practices with the Blue Thunder Track Club at Hickman High School on Wednesday.
Mikayla Logan, 12, rests while her coaches, Camren Cross,center, and Karen Funkenbusch, right, talk about training exercises. The Blue Thunder Track Club practiced at Hickman High School on Wednesday.
Karen Funkenbusch, left, Mikayla Logan, 12, back, Kayla Cheadle, 13, and Chayla Cheadle, 13, walk the track at Hickman High School Wednesday evening during the Blue Thunder Track Club practice.
Justin Schuenemeyer, Charles Ludeke, Rosa Sow and Jessi Stafford dance to a mix of Michael Jackson's pop music hits outside of the MU School of Journalism on Eighth Street in Columbia on Thursday. The dancers were playing the music from Ludeke's car stereo. Jackson, also known as the King of Pop, died at age 50 Thursday afternoon.
Bridge 12 on the MKT Trail is one of the bridges set to be replaced by the Parks and Recreation Department. Columbia resident Jan Fukasawa said she hopes the old railroad parts will remain.
Michael Jackson announces March 5 that he is set to play 10 live concerts at the London O2 Arena in July.
Singer Michael Jackson, at age 13, the youngest member of the singing group the Jackson 5, sings in his home in Encino, Calif., in 1972.