March 6, 2008
Columbia College's Mikel Fields, right, is one of three local Columbia players on the team.
Former MU lineman Lorenzo Williams performs a vertical jump drill in front of several NFL scouts Thursday at Daniel J. Devine Pavilion.
"The Fiddler" by Amy Schomaker, a Papier Mache, is in the 15th Annual Women in the Arts Gallery Show at the Craft Studio in Brady Commons.
The 15th Annual Women in the Arts Gallery Show is open until March 28 and is on display in the Craft Studio at Brady Commons.
was destroyed in a devastating fire.
Ann Betteridge provides a tour of Crestmead Mansion the day before it
High school basketball is big in Harrisburg, Mo. On a warm March afternoon, a group of Harrisburg high school students rallied up for their boys' and girls' district championship games.
Columbia Native Carl Edwards co-stars with the Aflac duck in a commercial starting to run on March 10. Aflac will be the main sponsor of Edwards' No. 99 Sprint Cup car for eight races this season.
March 5, 2008
Columbia College senior Logan Park, left, and freshman Maggie Green, center, rehearse a scene from Jean Paul Sartre's "No Exit" while senior Jen Enright waits in the background during a dress rehearal Tuesday night. The play opens Thursday night, Mar. 6, and runs through Saturday in Launer Auditorium at Columbia College.
Columbia College senior Jen Enright tries to stab Columbia College freshman Maggie Green with a letter opener during a dress rehearsal of Jean Paul Sartre's "No Exit" on Tuesday night at Columbia College.
First-year Missouri assistant coach Amy Smith works with a Missouri gymnast on the balance beam during practice Tuesday in the Hearnes Center. Smith is a former national champion and All-American gymnast from UCLA.
An interior view of the library inside the Crestmead Mansion after a fire destroyed much of the house Monday afternoon. Icicles, seen at the top, hung from the ceiling after firefighters doused the fire with water, which then froze because of cold temperatures.
Remnents of a piano sit on the front porch of the Crestmead Mansion on Monday afternoon. "I played sometimes whenever people asked me to," said Ann Betteridge, who has lived in the house for 28 years with her husband, Bob. "But most of the people who liked the music I knew were people my age."
Remnents of a piano sit on the front porch of the Crestmead house after a fire destroyed much of the house Monday afternoon. "I played sometimes whenever people asked me to," said Ann Betteridge, who has lived in the house for 28 years with her husband, Bob. "But most of the people who liked the music I knew were people my age."
The piano at Crestmead Mansion prior to the fire.
The remains of the Crestmead Mansion still stand south of Pilot Grove after a fire destroyed much of the house Monday afternoon. The house was built in 1859 and was on the National Register of Historic Places. The fire burned for 13 hours from Monday afternoon into Tuesday morning, but neither of the house's residents was injured.
Ann Betteridge in front of her home prior to the fire.
Columbia College's Joe Flanner, left, and Trae Hall, right, watch teammate Christian Lewis, center, grabs a rebound during Wednesday night's game against Illinois-Springfield.
Freshman Shana White looks to run to third base during the MU women's softball game against Boston University on Saturday at Dan Devine Pavilion.
The letter from MU Chancellor Brady Deaton approving the proposal from the Sexual Health and Safety Task Force in December.
A sketch of the approved 19-foot glass sculpture.