October 21, 2007
Sen. Chuck Graham, D-Columbia, was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated on Saturday night.
Christian M. Goldsmith, 19, was arrested on Oct. 21 on suspicion of two counts of second-degree assault and felonious leaving the scene of an accident.
Trinekqua Betts, left, Ian Kleecamp and Vaunye Drake shone on the dance floor at Rock Bridge High School’s Homecoming dance on Saturday, October 20, 2007.
South African women gather in a traditional beer garden. Older women often assemble in these gardens to buy beer on the day they receive their pensions.
Keith Chan draws action figures to create his superhero comic. He worked on his series during 24 Hour Comics Day.
Kelly Major worked all night to finish her meticulously drawn comic book “Elves Happen,” about a girl who meets elves that start taking over her life. She was one of about 12 people who partook in 24 Hour Comics Day at Quinlan Keep.
Elaine Sawtell, a native of Springfield, Mo., works through the rubble with her dog, Kachi, during the first of two twenty-minute tests for canine certification with the Federal Emergency Management Assocation disaster search and rescue Sunday. Sawtell, who works with the Nebraska Task Force, is one of the most experienced handlers in the country. Twenty-four handler and dog teams came from all over the country for the evaluation in Columbia.
Allison Brown plays with Loki, a wilderness rescue dog, while her parents, Allen and Alicia Brown, and Loki's handler, Roger Matthews, watch. Loki completed a test to be re-certified as a search and rescue dog with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which ran a certification workshop in Columbia Saturday and Sunday. Matthews and Loki work with Park County Search and Rescue in Colorado.
Elaine Sawtell, from Springfield, Mo., works through the rubble with her dog, Kachi, during the first of two twenty-minute tests for canine certification with the Federal Emergency Management Association disaster search and rescue Sunday. Sawtell, who works with the Nebraska Task Force, is one of the most experienced handlers in the country. Twenty-four handler and dog teams came from all over the country for the evaluation in Columbia.
Missouri starter Aaron Crow attempts a pick-off throw to first baseman Kurt Calvert on Sunday in the third game of a best-of-five exhibition series.
October 20, 2007
MU's Homecoming weekend kicked off Friday night with the house decs competition in Greektown. Take a look at the scenes from the event and learn more about the art of pomping.
Tim Morrow demonstrates the Sportsfan Tailgating Table at Saturday's Missouri-Texas Tech game.
Toy Richbow of the Missouri women's basketball team drives the ball down the court while Eric Thibault tries to intercept during a scrimmage Saturday at the Student Recreation Center.
MU Tailback Derrick Washington runs the ball up the field for a 9-yard game in the final moments of the third quarter.
Tailback Jimmy Jackson, 1, runs theball upfield at MU's homecoming game against Texas Tech.
Missouri freshman Weiwen Wang, left, and sophmore Megan Wilson signal to their teammates against Texas on Saturday at Hearnes Center.
October 19, 2007
You may have seen the art, but do you know who the artist is? See if you can recognize Sabra Tull Meyer's bronze sculptures.
At 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 19, Arvarh E. Strickland, professor emeritus of history at MU, was honored in the renaming of the General Classroom Building. The building is now Arvarh E. Strickland Hall. It is the first building on campus named for an African American.
On Oct. 14, kite clubs from Kansas City, St. Louis and Jefferson City met at Cosmo-Bethel Park in Columbia as part of the One Sky One World kite festival. One Sky One World is an international organization that promotes peace and friendship throughout the world through kite flying.