February 22, 2008
Ashley Khederian celebrates a teammates performance during a meet against No. 6 Oklahoma on Friday night at the Hearnes Center.
The members of the Knights of Columbia get together to provide a Lent-approved dinner on Friday. About 1,000 people were expected to show up for fried and baked fish between 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm.
February 21, 2008
George Tutt has his blood pressure checked at the Boone Hospital Heart Fair on Thursday. The fair was located on the hospital's bridge over Broadway and had several booths offering healthy foods, massages and other health-related services.
Regina Scott is given a complementary massage by Mac Rouse at the Boone Hospital Heart Fair on Thursday. The fair was located on the hospital's bridge over Broadway and had several booths offering healthy foods, blood pressure tests and other health-related services.
Fifteen-year-old Monica Dudley, center, a swimmer with the Kansas City Blazers, hangs around with her teammates after finishing the Women's 400m Medley Relay durin the Missouri Grand Prix on Monday morning. Dudley's team finished with a time of 4:43.7.
The night sky was illuminated with a red glow thanks to a rare total lunar eclipse on Wednesday. The entire moon burned red from 9 to 10 p.m. before shifting back to normal.
Missouri forward Jessra Johnson is swarmed by Kansas State players on her attempt to reach the net during their game on Sunday. Missouri lost the game with a final score of 56-40.
The first two images both include Saturn, at lower left, and the star Regulus (in Leo) at upper left.
The moon at mid-eclipse, about 9:30 pm. "Since the moon barely got inside the Earth's umbra, or innner shadow, it is increasingly red as you look from lower right to upper left," Germann said.
This image "shows the moon a little earlier, with what I call the 'Chinese lantern' effect, looking self-luminous. Very beautiful," Germann said.
MU sophomore Max Askren, who is undfeated in Big 12 competition, runs through drills with a teammate during practice Thursday at the Hearnes Center.
MU Froward Leo Lyons will try to duplicate the 22-point effort he tallied against the Buffaloes earlier this season.
MU forward Leo Lyons looks to duplicate a 22-point effort from an earlier win over the Buffaloes this season.
A winter storm moved through Columbia Thursday, dumping wintry mix throughout the day and making for sloppy sidewalks and slush-soaked shoes.
Joe Carrone,right, and his daughter Hannah shovel the sidewalk Thursday at Broadway and Seventh Street. Hannah, a student at Midway Heights Elementary, did not have school due to weather. "She'd rather be with me than watch cartoons at home," Joe Carrone said.
MU's Jen Bruck leads the Tigers softball team into the Lobo Invitational this weekend.
February 20, 2008
An example of a recent phishing e-mail.
A member of the Activity and Recreation Center, 1701 W. Ash, runs on the center's indoor track Wednesday afternoon, when outdoor temperatures fell as low as 10 degrees in Columbia. Attendance at the ARC greatly increases during winter months, according to Joan Smith, ARC administrative supervisor.