December 5, 2009
Two women hug each other outside The Federated Church in Burlingame, Kan., following a memorial service held for Karen, Emily and Lauren Kahler on Saturday.
Following the memorial service held for Karen, Emily and Lauren Kahler, two memorial service attendees console each other outside The Federated Church in Burlingame, Kan., on Saturday. The service was held just blocks away from the house where the three lost their lives one week earlier.
The Northeast Columbia Area Plan would guide development of a roughly 5-square-mile area northeast of Columbia. City Council will hear public comment on the plan during Monday's meeting, after which the council will vote on whether to adopt it.
December 4, 2009
Downtown businesses competed against one another in the living window display on Friday.
The Fortnightly Children's Playgroup rings bells at the Broadway HyVee on Friday in honor and memory of Dr. Carey Southall, who died earlier this year. Dr. Southall was a professor at the MU School of Education and a long-time supporter of the Salvation Army. His wife, Lola Southall joins the group by ringing a bell.
Cahlia Kanas watches pedestrians as Heather Horn and Kristen Chumley perform in the Merle Norman living window display Friday.
MU senior guard J.T. Tiller drives past UT Martin's Delrico Lane in the second half of the Tigers' game against the Skyhawks on Nov. 17 at Mizzou Arena. The Tigers won the game 83-68.
This is the proposed ordinance that would allow the use of cameras in the Special Business District as a crime-fighting tool.
This is the letter from County Clerk Wendy Noren certifying the petition calling for the use of surveillance cameras in the downtown area.
This is the letter to the Columbia City Council from City Clerk Sheila Amin certifying the petition calling for the use of surveillance cameras in the downtown area.
Jade Holly, a freshman guard on the Hickman girls basketball team, started and scored 19 points Thursday night in her first game for the Kewpies.
Brothers Charles and Tony Iyoho make up the rap group Rhyme University. They both have advanced degrees from MU, Charles is a journalist in Texas and Tony is an engineer for caterpillar. Charles Iyoho is performing at 8 p.m. tonight at Mojo's.
Junior guard RaeShara Brown works on her shooting during an MU women's basketball practice Thursday at Mizzou Arena. Brown led the Big 12 last season with 79 steals for the Tigers.
Senior guard Ricky Kreklow shoots free throws at a Bruins basketball practice Thursday.
December 3, 2009
A letter about the potential impact of cap and trade legislation on MU
Friends, family and coworkers gathered outside the Activity and Recreation Center on Thursday to celebrate the lives of Karen Kahler, her daughters Lauren and Emily Kahler and her grandmother, Dorothy Wight. Karen Kahler was a personal trainer at the ARC and a close friend to many co-workers and trainees.
A photo of Lauren, Emily and Karen Kahler taken on Thanksgiving Day rests on a table outside the Activity and Recreation Center during a candlelight vigil held for the Kahlers on Thursday. About 80 people attended.
David and Lysa Holmes close their eyes during the final prayer at the candlelight vigil held for the Kahler family Thursday outside the Activity and Recreation Center. Karen Kahler, who was killed Saturday along with her two daughters, was a personal trainer at the ARC.
A poem, "Karen's Farewell," was read at the vigil at the ARC on Thursday.