August 9, 2007
The renovations for McDavid Hall include new furniture and security card systems, improvements to art studios and five practice rooms for music students.
August 8, 2007
Many sofas currently residing at the furniture bank will need a new warehouse when the lease expires at the end of August.
Bob McNear, executive director of the Mid-Missouri Furniture Bank, said the bank needs a place to store donated items, such as these given by Columbia resident Rachel Zarfas.
Sgts. Diane Bernhard, on Zip the horse, and Eric White visit Onofrio Court as part of Tuesday’s National Night Out festivities.
Xzavion Carthron, 5, plays with a balloon at Douglass Park on Tuesday.
Children at the Wilson’s Beach Club pool attempt to beat the heat.
Missouri assistant athletic trainer Casey Hairston looks at Tony Temple as Temple is taken off the practice field Tuesday.
Starting tailback Tony Temple down during practice on August 7, 2007.
August 7, 2007
Tuba players, from left, Jessica Schlager, 15, and Jason Carmichael, 15, listen to band director Stephen Mathews during a summer band practice at Rock Bridge High School on Friday.
During breaks at band practice, sections lay their horns down grouped by sections.
Louie Markovitz, 16, and fellow drum section band member Alex Robbin, 16, try to stay cool during summer band practice at Rockbridge High School August 2, 2007.
Resident Representative Jeffrey Johnson tours a new minimart in the Bear Creek Public housing community created to give residents access to basic necessities and job experience.
Alpha Chi Omega members line up during walk-out practice Monday afternoon. The heat wave isn’t stopping MU sororities from preparing for formal recruitment, which starts Sunday.
The women of Alpha Chi Omega line up during their walk out practice on Monday afternoon.
Members of Alpha Chi Omega stand in formation in front of their house on Richmond Ave. listening to critiques from senior members about the style and tempo of their walk-out.
Patty Wayland, a former Field Elementary teacher, is pursuing her passion by painting a mural in the school’s media center.
Senior safety, Cornelius “Pig” Brown catches the ball during practice drills on Monday morning. Brown, a junior college transfer, was named one of the team captains this season.