Mike Becker [Photo]

Mike Becker

Paul Quinn [Photo]

Paul Quinn

Steven Wilson [Photo]

Libertarian Steven Wilson

Christopher W. Dwyer [Photo]

Libertarian Christopher W. Dwyer

Stretching before the handball game [Photo]

Bob Gartner, left, of Lohman, stretches as Will Goldstein, right, of St. Louis takes a swing at the ball during the handball competition of the 2010 Show-Me State Games on Saturday at Wilson's Fitness Center on Forum Boulevard. "Any time I play with [the Columbia-based players] it's great fun," Goldstein said. "They're great guys."

Blaine Luetkemeyer [Photo]

Republican Blaine Luetkemeyer

Handball players await competitors [Photo]

Handball players Tom Burnett, left, and Bob Gartner, right, wait for the other two players to return to the court during the handball tournament on Saturday as part of the 2010 Show-Me State Games. The results of the first round of play split the brackets into winners and losers sides, ensuring that everyone would play at least three matches for the day.

James O. Baker [Photo]

Republican James O. Baker

Abdul Akram [Photo]

Democrat Abdul Akram

Richard Tolbert [Photo]

Democrat Richard Tolbert

Robin Carnahan [Photo]

Robin Carnahan, Democrat

Water main breaks at Broadway and Ninth Street [Photo]

Water gushes from under the street at the corner of Ninth Street and Broadway. There has been ongoing construction at the site.

Handball players still going strong [Video]

Community members meet at Wilson's Fitness Center to play handball, showing that the sport still has its devotees.

Walking to the cave to see bats [Photo]

Participants in the Missouri Department of Natural Resources' presentation about bats Friday night walk toward Devil's Icebox Cave, where they watched bats fly out as the sun set.

GRAPHIC: Molly Harbarger's lip balm addiction [Graphic]

An infographic project revealed startling truth about my lip balm use.

Hickman tennis coach serves [Photo]

Hickman tennis coach Andy Materer serves a ball to the Rolla High School boys' tennis coach Cody Kennedy during the Show-Me State games on Friday. "The spirit of competition is better than most, I've known most of these guys for ten years," Materer said.

Leaving the tennis courts [Photo]

Rusty Crane, left, walks back to the scoring pavilion with Joe Kupersmith after Crane won two sets. "Rusty has a killer serve," said Kupersmith.

Waiting to start the tennis match [Photo]

From left, Rusty Crane and Joe Kupersmith talk before starting another set during the Show-Me State games on Friday.

Rolla coach takes a break from tennis match [Photo]

Rolla High School's boys tennis coach Cody Kennedy sits on the court between serves during the Show-Me State Games tennis tournament on Friday. Kennedy lost both sets to Hickman tennis coach Andy Materer, 6-2, and 6-4.

Show-Me State Games tennis tournament [Photo]

The shadow of a tennis player falls on the crowded court during the Show-Me States games tennis tournament on Friday, July 16, 2010.