January 29, 2010
The Columbia/Boone County 911 Operations Center received an additional 404 calls this year compared to last year.
H1N1 vaccines were offered in two forms, a nasal spray (left) and a shot (right). The Boone County Health Department has given out 25,000 free vaccinations this season and visited every school in the county at least once.
MU graduate student Rebecca Mowry (CQ) receives her H1N1 vaccination from nurse Jessie Baylor (CQ) Friday in Memorial Union. The Boone County Health Department, along with Healthy for Life: Atkins UM Wellness Program, gave free H1N1 vaccinations to MU students, employees and their families.
Arizona trucker Jose Amador returns to his truck in blizzard conditions on Thursday in Amarillo, Texas.
Texas Department of Transportation crews were busy on Thursday clearing Interstate 40 and roads across the Texas Panhandle. Heavy snow and freezing precipitation over parts of western Texas downed tree limbs and power lines as driving became treacherous.
Lawton firemen block off part of a road to keep motorists from driving over downed power lines in Lawton, Okla., on Thursday.
Major K. Kendall Mathews, the regional coordinator of The Salvation Army, is preparing to go to Haiti. He said his work there would be important because "it's not just about temporal salvation but about eternal salvation, too."
MU senior Amanda Hanneman drives to the basket against Oklahoma's Nyeshia Stevenson on Jan. 20, 1010, at Mizzou Arena.
MU sophomore guard Kim English shoots against the Kansas defense Monday.
Oklahoma State at Missouri
MU wrestler Max Askren competes against Nebraska's Craig Brester on Jan. 28, 2007, at the Hearnes Center. The Tigers beat the Huskers 31-11.
January 28, 2010
The Rock Bridge boys basketball team beat host Hickman 72-70 on Thursday night.
Hickman senior guard Lyle Harris, right, guards Rock Bridge senior guard Ricky Kreklow in Thursday night's rivalry game at Hickman High School. The Bruins defeated the Kewpies 72-70.
Hickman wrestler Austin Webb fights off getting pinned by Mexico wrestler Lindell Taylor during the 160-pound bout.
Hickman wrestler Adam Fraizer shakes hands with Mexico wrestler Monterio Burton after the 145-pound bout. Fraizer was pinned by Burton in Hickman's 60-16 loss to Mexico.
Hickman's Josh Browne, right, wrestles Mexico's Nathan Angel on Thursday at Mexico High School in Mexico, Mo. Browne won the 130-pound bout with a 17-8 decision.
Sophia Creach, 3, dances with her classmates during the Creative Movement class for three and four year olds at Dancearts of Columbia on Thursday.
Parker Rainwater, 3, stands off to the side as his mother and instructor Hallie Rainwater instructs the rest of the class, who are all girls. Parker will play the role of Peter Pan, and the other students will play 'lost girls,' in their Creative Movement class' recital piece this May, which Rainwater began teaching Thursday morning.