February 4, 2010
A flier for the "North America's Most Caring Radio Station" contest sits in Culver's restaurant in Columbia on Wednesday. The restaurant gave away free ice cream to customers who voted for the Columbia station Y107 in an effort to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network.
February 3, 2010
Missouri football coach Gary Pinkel said he was satisfied with this year's recruiting class and that he wants to continue to raise the bar.
Darryl Burton, Dennis Fritz and Josh Kezer all served years in prison for crimes they did not commit. They shared their stories at a Midwest Innocence Project presentation in MU’s Neff Hall Auditorium on Wednesday evening.
Shari Bauer, a resident of Paquin Tower, listens to Robert McDavid answer an audience-provided question on handicapped accessibility in Columbia during the first mayoral candidates forum held at Paquin Tower on Wednesday evening.
Miguel Horn listens to the mayoral candidates speak at the first public forum held on Wednesday evening at Paquin Tower held by nonprofit CARE@Paquin. Audience members provided questions for the candidates to address via cards given to the moderator at the start of the event.
Time enforcer Lyn Williams had to cut off mayor candidate Sid Sullivan numerous times throughout the first mayoral candidate forum held on Wednesday evening at Paquin Tower. Each candidate received 90 seconds to answer the question posed by moderator Vicki Russell.
Five of the six mayoral candidates answered questions provided by the audience during the first mayoral candidate forum of 2010 held at Paquin Tower on Wednesday evening. The event, sponsored by local nonprofit CARE@Paquin, was open to both the residents and the general public.
People come out to Stephens Lake Park to sled on Jan. 7. Missouri has received 10 inches of snow so far this winter, compared to last winter's 3 inches. More snow is predicted for the weekend.
Missouri Supreme Court Justice William Price Jr. delivered his State of the Judiciary address Wednesday in Jefferson City. Click here to download a copy of the speech.
Methamphetamine lab incidents are on the rise again after pseudoephedrine restrictions were established late in 2005. In 2009, Missouri again led the nation in meth-related seizures.
Rebekah Sobieck, 4, makes a Valentine's Day card at the Audrey Webb Child Study Center on Wednesday. Rebekah's preschool class made the cards for the Truman Veterans Hospital.
Click here for a link to an Iowa State study titled "Swine Health Impact on Carcass Contamination and Human Foodborne Risk."
This photo released by the National Trust For Historic Preservation shows the Old Courthouse in St. Louis which was named Wednesday as one of a Dozen Distinctive Destinations by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
Click here to view an Iowa State study about antimicrobial access policy in pork.
Columbia firefighters were called to Rustic Meadows Trailer Court at 2:24 a.m. on Wednesday for a report of a structure fire.
Missourian reporter talks to residents of Columbia's most notable properties.
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February 2, 2010
Brick streets, throughout Columbia | The bricks on and around Lee Street in East Campus have paved the road since 1909, making the area one of the oldest brick pavings in Columbia. There are 10 streets in Columbia that are fully or partially paved in brick. The streets slow traffic and have an old-world feel, the Columbia Historic Preservation Commission said.
Schlundt Hall, MU, south of University Avenue and west of College Avenue | Built in 1922, Schlundt Hall was named after Herman Schlundt, an MU professor and chemistry department chairman. Located in MU's white campus, the building is the sixth most notable property named at MU.
Stephens stables, Stephens College campus, 203 Old 63 | The Saddleseat/Western Barn, pictured in this panorama photo composite, was constructed in 1939. The barn is the home to the Prince of Wales Club, which is the oldest continually active riding club across the country.