October 22, 2009
Rock Bridge and Hickman's volleyball teams celebrated their seniors in a final home game match up at the Hearnes Center on Thursday night. The Bruins swept the Kewpies 25-15, 25-19 and 25-18. The two teams will meet each other again on Monday during the district tournament to be played in Quincy, Illinois.
Rock Bridge's Emily Holt, right, spikes the ball over Hickman's Kortney Heidy during the senior night volleyball game Thursday at the Hearnes Center.
Missouri coach Mike Anderson speaks to the media Thursday at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
David Herzog, the chief financial officer of American International Group, Inc., discussed the structure of AIG and its role within the bailout during a talk on Thursday at Bush Auditorium in Cornell Hall.
David Herzog, left, the chief financial officer of American International Group, Inc., answers a question from Bruce Walker, dean of the Robert J. Trulaske College of Business, about how Herzog manages his time during a talk on Thursday in Bush Auditorium in Cornell Hall.
Dave Champlin, a member of the Big MO crew, got the instructions to make his mallet from a Jamaican big bass drum player. The mallet is 20 inches long and weighs about three pounds.
Several Missouri football and basketball players have Twitter accounts, and so does the football coach. Some accounts are updated more regularly than others. Below are the number of tweets per week from some of them.
Catalin Abagiu received a second-place award from the Missouri Press Association for this photo of Missouri's Sean Weatherspoon from the 2008 Cotton Bowl.
Click here to download Kate Schuman's award-winning story on sewer issues from 2008, "Pay Now or Pay Later."
D.J. Tucker, left, and David Champlin, right, the crew of "Big Mo," the drum used to lead the MIZ-ZOU cheers, watch a play in the second quarter of the game pitting the Missouri Tigers against the Furman Paladins on Sept. 19 at Faurot Field. The Tigers defeated the Paladins 52-12.
David Champlin leads an MIZ-ZOU cheer by beating "Big Mo," an oversized drum on wheels, on Sept. 19's football game with the Missouri Tigers opposing the Furman Paladins at Faurot Field. The Tigers defeated the Paladins 52-12.
David Champlin, left, and D.J. Tucker, right, the crew of "Big Mo," the drum used to lead the MIZ-ZOU cheers, celebrate the Missouri Tigers' victory over the Furman Paladins on Sept. 19 at Faurot Field. The Tigers defeated the Paladins 52-12.
Sid Sullivan has announced plans to run for mayor of Columbia. In 2008, he was a candidate for Boone County Southern District Commissioner.
During the Wednesday afternoon session of his trial at the Boone County Courthouse, William Clinch shows the prosecutor, Dan Knight, how he used a gun to kill his former brother-in-law. Clinch is charged with shooting Jeremy Bohannon in a McDonald's parking lot on Sept 2, 2007, in Columbia.
Prosecutor Dan Knight argues in court Wednesday that William Clinch sought media attention shortly after killing Jeremy Bohannon. Clinch is charged with shooting Bohannon, his former brother-in-law, in a McDonald's parking lot on Sept 2, 2007, in Columbia.
A group of parents and involved music faculty gather Wednesday at at the West Junior High School gym to discuss changing the band curriculum. Rob Nichols, the coordinator of instrumental music and Hickman band director explains that "we're not denying marching band, we're delaying it."
Deborah Jacobs writes questions about the changing band curriculum and clarifies important points on a board while Rob Nichols, the coordinator of instrumental music and Hickman band director, clarifies answers Wednesday at the West Junior High School gym.
October 21, 2009
Scott Olsen was selected Wednesday as the chief of the Boone County Fire Protection District.