September 12, 2009
On Thursday, bicyclists from around the world rode into Jefferson City for the fourth stage of the Tour of Missouri. Juan Jose Haedo of Team Saco finished first. The seventh and final stage will take place on Sunday in Kansas City.
Shelly La Fata of Mid-Missouri Peaceworks lifts an "Imagine Peace" sign inside the Firestone Baars Chapel at Stephens College in Columbia on Friday night. La Fata carried the sign supporting peace onto Broadway to remember the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks and support peace in the world.
Imam Abdullah Smith of the Islamic Center of Central Missouri speaks inside of the Firestone-Baar Chapel at Stephens College in Columbia on Friday night. The imam spoke in support of peace in the world and in remembrance of the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks eight years ago.
Robin Remington holds a peace sign and candle Friday night over Broadway to remember the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks and support peace in the world.
September 11, 2009
Susan Hughes walks around the track Friday night at MU's Stankowski Field for the Let's Move Together Arthritis Walk. Hughes suffers from Rheumatoid Arthritis and walks between five to six days a week to help with the pain. The walk was hosted by the Arthritis Foundation's Eastern Missouri Chapter.
David Zabriskie with team Garmin-Slipstream shows his winning form Friday, Sept. 11, 2009 as competes during stage 5 of the Tour of Missouri individual time trials in Sedalia, Mo.
Students stand in line as they wait to pick up their tickets for the 2009 football season on Friday. Some waited over 45 minutes to reach the ticket window. Many waited in line to get tickets for parents weekend.
Plan B Ecovillage community members Tao Weilundemo and Elizabeth Stanfill have been working on their visitor lodge for the past six months. They have attempted to use the most environmental-friendly means available to them in their construction. They plan to move into the structure before winter and live in it until they’ve built their own home. Eventually the lodge will be available for guests.
An aerial view of Plan B Ecovillage's Visitor Lodge shows that it measures about 740 square feet.
Approximately 35 minutes from Columbia, Plan B Ecovillage is located near Calwood.
Boone County is testing fabric meant to eliminate water reaching the base of Dripping Springs Road.
The Bowling Green Falcons will be making the trip from Bowling Green, Ohio, to play the Tigers at Faurot Field on Saturday.
On Thursday, Muslim and non-Muslim students came together for Ramadan. They also participated in a Fast-a-thon, which raised money for the Central Missouri Food Bank.
A Muslim woman in Columbia shares her perspective on Ramadan while preparing for a communal breaking of the fast at the Islamic Center of Central Missouri.
Daktronics Inc., the same company that created the scoreboard at the Royals’ Kauffman Stadium and the University of Texas’ “Godzillatron,” replaced Memorial Stadium’s 12-year-old scoreboard with a significantly larger one that has state-of-the-art features.
Randy Robert and James Niederhelm install a side panel on the new football scoreboard Tuesday at Memorial Stadium.
The new football scoreboard at Memorial Stadium is being installed and tested.
Susan Taylor Glasgow's "The Communal Nest," a sculpture made from hundreds of glass shards and wooden twigs, lies complete at the George Caleb Bingham Gallery at MU. The exhibit, which includes bird masks from various Columbia artists that will be auctioned off, will be on display in the Bingham Gallery from Sept. 7 through Oct. 1.