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Match presidents with pets [Graphic]

PLAY THE GAME: Match the presidents to their dogs, and see whether you can improve your time over multiple attempts.

Green savings under your own roof [Photo]

Mike Anderson's contract [Document]

Click here to download a PDF copy of Mike Anderson's contract with MU.

Lunge to kick [Photo]

Rock Bridge High School junior Katherine Crane lunges to kick the ball as Hickman High School junior Katie LaRue defends on Monday night at Hickman High School. Rock Bridge defeated Hickman 1-0 off of a penalty kick in the second overtime.

Radio Adelante Episode 23 [Audio]

No. 23
Aired April 4, 2009

Episode 23 Contents

Christine Martinez reports on why the number of construction jobs in Columbia has decreased over the past few years, and when the building industry may improve. Mark Stanley talks with students at Centro Latino's after-school program

Host/Reporter: Dolores Obregon
Reporters: Christine Martinez and Mark Stanley
Producer: Sara Shahriari
Translator: Gabriela Renteria

Celebrating the Cambodian New Year [Photo]

Observers of the Cambodian New Year plant sticks of incense in the mounds, each one representing an ancestor or loved one they wish to bless in the next life. As one of the most important Cambodian New Year festival traditions, the mounds represent Culamuni Cetiya, the stupa at Tavatimsa, where the Buddha's hair and diadem are buried.

Savann Mey meditating [Photo]

Cambodian buddhist monk, Savann Mey, meditates during Cambodian New Year ceremonies, or Chol Chnam Thmey, at the monastic temple, or wat, off Highway 63 in northern Boone County. Cambodian Buddhists from all over Missouri and beyond gathered for three days of festivities marking the beginning of a new year according to the Cambodian calendar. Savann Mey has been living in Boone County for four years and is the only Cambodian Buddhist monk in the state.

Sand mound decorations [Photo]

Colorful felt decorations on sticks adorn one of the sand mounds fashioned on the temple grounds.

Cambodian New Year Ceremony [Photo]

Cambodian Buddhists listen to the monk as he performs a dedication ceremony to their ancestors in the Cambodian language during a moment of Wanabat, which is the second day of the three day New Year celebration. According to tradition, Cambodian Buddhists give charity to the less fortunate in honor of Wanabat.

New Year celebrants posing [Photo]

Attendees of the festival playfully pose for a group picture. Not only a time for pious observance, the Cambodian New Year festival is the perfect time of year for family and friends to spend time together and reunite.

Rock Bridge soccer wins in OT [Photo]

Rock Bridge's Kayla Hauck (No. 7) celebrates with her teammates after scoring on a penalty kick for the winning goal against Hickman on Monday night in overtime.

School board swearing-in [Slideshow]

As two school board members, Michelle Gadbois and Steve Calloway, leave, two new members, Michelle Pruitt and Christine King, are sworn in Monday at the District’s Administration Building. Gadbois discusses her feelings about leaving the district as Pruitt and King discuss their excitement for joining the board.

Pruitt gets sworn in [Photo]

Michelle Pruitt, left, newly elected member of the Columbia Board of Education, is sworn into office by Lynn Barnett, assistant superintendent and secretary of the board, during the board meeting at the Public School Administration building Monday.

New Year posing [Photo]

Attendees of the festival playfully pose for a group picture. Not only a time for pious observance, the Cambodian New Year festival is the perfect time of year for family and friends to spend time together and reunite.

Wanabat dedication ceremony [Photo]

Cambodian Buddhists listen to a monk as he performs a dedication ceremony to their ancestors in Cambodian language during a moment of Wanabat, which is the second day of the three day new year celebration. According to tradition, Cambodian Buddhists give charity to the less fortunate in honor of Wanabat.

Offering tributes at mounds [Photo]

Observers plant sticks of incense in the mounds, each one representing an ancestor or loved one they wish to bless in the next life. As one of the most important Cambodian new year festival traditions, the mounds represent Culamuni Cetiya, the stupa at Tavatimsa, where the Buddha's hair and diadem are buried.

New Year decor [Photo]

Colorful felt decorations on sticks adorn one of the sand mound fashioned on the temple grounds.

Chol Chnam Thmey meditation [Photo]

Cambodian buddhist monk Savann Mey meditates during Cambodian New Year ceremonies at the monastic temple off Highway 63 in northern Boone County. Cambodian Buddhists from all over Missouri and beyond gathered for three days of festivities. Savann Mey has been living in Boone County for four years and is the only Cambodian Buddhist monk in the state.

Radio Adelante Episode 22 [Audio]

No. 22
Aired March 28, 2009

Episode 22 Contents

Hannah Ritchie reports on Lenten traditions in Columbia's Catholic Latino community from Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Christine Martinez reports on a Bienstar Familia event to increase awareness of human trafficking in Missouri.

Host/Reporter: Dolores Obregon
Reporters: Hannah Ritchie and Christine Martinez
Producer: Sara Shahriari
Translator: Gabriela Renteria

Radio Adelante Episode 21 [Audio]

No. 21
Aired March 21, 2009

Episode 21 Contents

Roberto Barros reports on changes in Missouri immigration laws. Dolores Obregon reports on resources that are available to victims of domestic violence in Columbia.

Host/Reporter: Dolores Obregon
Reporter: Roberto Barros
Producer: Sara Shahriari
Translator: Gabriela Renteria
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