November 21, 2009
The J.W. “Blind” Boone Community Center hosted an open house ceremony Friday. Phil Steihaus, Nancy Fay and Canail Coleman talk about the changes that have been made to the center.
MU wide receiver Danario Alexander, right, tries to work his way around Iowa State's Michael O'Connell during the first half of the Tigers' game against the Cyclones on Saturday at Memorial Stadium.
November 20, 2009
Hickman goalie Chuck Wilson dives to try stop another CBC goal during the first half of the semi-final round of the 2009 state soccer championship on Friday night. Wilson missed, giving the Christian Brothers College Cadets another goal. The Cadets defeated the Kewps 6-2. The Kewpies will play the loser of the St. Louis University and Park Hill semifinal game Saturday at 1 p.m. in Fenton, Mo.
Hickman High School head coach Adam Taylor gives his team a pep talk during the halftime break of the semi-final round of the 2009 state soccer championships on Friday night in Fenton, Mo.
From left, Hickman Kewpie Colin Janicek and Alex Holliday wait for the action to recommence as CBC fans heckle them in the background on Friday night. The Kewpies lost their semi-final game of the State tournament against the Christian Brothers College Cadets, 6-2.
Graduate students who attend the MU Asian Affairs Center prepare a turkey for their celebration on Thursday.
A leak in a water main pipe Friday morning led to flooding in the streets, closing down Hitt Street from University Avenue to Paquin Street.
The nation’s young people are donating their time and talents to make a difference in their communities.
Police have blocked off a portion of Hitt Street because a broken water main is flooding the street.
A water main break on Hitt Street between Paquin Street and University Avenue caused police to block off the road on Friday morning.
Rock Bridge senior guard Ricky Kreklow shoots over Rock Bridge senior forward Charlie Henderson during Thursday evening's Green and Gold scrimmage at Rock Bridge High School.
Rock Bridge senior forward Trey Millard moves into the Bruin defense to take a shot during the Green and Gold scrimmage at Rock Bridge High School on Thursday night.
Anne Deaton (center) sings the "Five Little Monkeys" song after reading to preschoolers at the Robert G. Combs Language Preschool on Thursday. From left to right, Parker Quinn, Karen Hecksel student clinician, Jackson Moore, Cole Donigian and Caitlin Dawdy lead student clinician sing along with Deaton, while playing with paper monkeys and a blanket. "I got to read to the leaders of tomorrow," Deaton said.
Two chairs, a foot stool, a table, a garbage can and a sink represent all the furniture in the Lactation Station at Christopher S. Bond Life Sciences Center at MU. The small room was designed for mothers who were in need of a place to breast feed, but it is rarely used.
The women's bathroom on the second floor of Ellis Library. Seeing a woman breast-feeding in a bathroom on campus helped inspire Linda Blockus, director of undergraduate research at MU, to push for the Lactation Station at MU.
The Heart of Missouri Chorus is a Sweet Adelines International group of women a capella singers. They practice several Christmas songs from October through December as part of their Holiday Singing Invitational, including “Carol of the Bells.”
Missouri offensive lineman Kurtis Gregory (78) stretches with his teammates during a football practice Tuesday.
Missouri wide receiver Danario Alexander, a native of Marlin, Texas, is one of about 50 players from Missouri and Navy who hail from the state.