March 22, 2010
Sen. Kevin Engler, R-Farmington, regularly brings his 80-pound English bulldog to the Capitol during legislative sessions. The jowly-faced pooch, named Winston, is well-known in the Capitol and throughout Engler's 3rd District. The senator says having his dog around helps him relax after tough legislative days.
Average temperature at Sanborn Field in Columbia between midnight and 6 a.m.
Future Rock Bridge High School principal Mark Maus leaves a Student Council meeting Thursday after meeting with the council for the first time. Maus will start his new job at Rock Bridge on July 1.
March 21, 2010
Brad Keselowski (12) races Carl Edwards (99) on Sunday during the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tenn.
The Missourian article "Ten things you didn't know about Buffalo" drew a large number of first-time commenters.
Missouri freshman gymnast Lauren Swankoski loses her balance in her routine on the balance beam Sunday at the Hearnes Center.
Junior Rhea Taylor, tied the standing record for 110 career steals during a game against Northwestern on Sunday at Devine Pavillion. The game was moved inside because of the weather, and Missouri won 5-1.
Bryan Hopkins makes his way toward the halfway point during the Perche Creek Gutbuster river race, on Saturday. Hopkins, in his surf ski kayak, ended up finishing the race with the fastest overall time.
In this March 10, 2010 photo, the exhibit,¨Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race "developed by the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, opens at the National Archives, in Kansas City. Renee Kaplan with the United State Holocaust Memorial Museum led a training effort to help tour guides deal with questions on the extremely sensitive topic of eugenics. (AP Photo/The Kansas City Star, Mike Ransdell)
In this March 10, 2010 photo, Renee Kaplan with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum led a training effort to help tour guides deal with questions on the extremely sensitive topic. (AP Photo/The Kansas City Star, Mike Ransdell)
Members of the Teen Challenge program Jimmy Vasquez, Matt Moloney, and Jared Holt, from left, are silhouetted amidst a cloud of dust while working in the former Walther's building in Cape Girardeau, Mo., on Thursday. The building will open in a few weeks as the new Discovery Playhouse.
In this March 10, 2010 photo, the exhibit, "Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race" developed by the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, opens at the National Archives in Kansas City. The sensitive material in "Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race" at the National Archives in Kansas City has prompted presenters to recommend that only those who are high school age or older visit the exhibit. (AP Photo/The Kansas City Star, Mike Ransdell)
Competitors and enthusiasts gathered on Saturday morning for the Perche Creek Gutbuster, a race that took canoes and kayaks up 10 miles of the creek and back. The race went on even with a steady afternoon snowfall.
Members of the Teen Challenge program Jared Holt, left, and Luke Morgan, right, churn up a cloud of dust while working in the former Walther's building at 502 Broadway in Cape Girardeau, Mo., on Thursday. The building will open in a few weeks as the new Discovery Playhouse.
Missouri's Keith Ramsey ties up West Virginia's Da'Sean Butler, drawing the foul and the turnover.
Future Rock Bridge High School principal Mark Maus departs from a student council meeting March 18, after meeting with the council for the first time. Maus will start his new job at Rock Bridge on July 1.
Masked Palestinian demonstrators are seen during clashes with Israeli troops, not seen, in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Issawiyeh on Friday. Palestinians in east Jerusalem and the West Bank lobbed rocks at Israeli security forces, set garbage bins and tires ablaze and torched an Israeli flag in a new outbreak of violence over contested Jerusalem building plans and unsubstantiated rumors about threats to the city's holiest shrine.
Zaire Taylor, left, along with Keith Ramsey, right, and J.T. Tiller, back, were the three athletes from Missouri at Saturday's press conference. Taylor, a native of Staten Island, N.Y., will be playing against several other New Yorkers on the West Virginia team.