July 16, 2007
It’s a family affair at Hooligans as Kim Falter, right, and her husband Mike Falter share a kiss while their daughter Melissa Falter and her fiance, Wyatt Sanford, watch.
Patrons have a drink at Hooligans. Debbie Sapp runs the establishment, which offers the sounds of rock and country music to a generally quiet town. Hooligans also has dancing and sand volleyball.
Bill Emerson speaks about his service as a Navy pilot in WWII during the Boone County Historical Society meeting on Sunday, July 15. During his service, Emerson experienced being shot down over the waters near Iwo Jima and later was injured when a kamikaze pilot attacked the aircraft carrier Emerson was stationed on.
Dee Sanders, left, winner John Weston and Doug Solliday, right, gather under a tree on the 17th hole that held onto the ball Solliday hit off the fairway of the 17th hole. Solliday added a stroke to his score and finished third.
It took several minutes to determine if the ball in the tree was actually Solliday’s.
The Cardinals’ Albert Pujols watches the second of his two home runs against the Phillies, who lost their 10,000th game Sunday.
Jorge De la Rosa was not happy after giving up a solo home run to Cleveland’s Ryan Garko in the fourth inning Sunday.
Columbia police released these three images of the man suspected of robbing Eagle Stop Service on North Providence Road on Sunday.
July 15, 2007
Lt. Col. Edward “Mike” Riggs pins shoulder bars onto the uniform of his son, 2nd Lt. Christopher Riggs, after swearing him in as an officer in the Army. At the ceremony, 2nd Lt. Riggs learned of his assignment to Fort Polk, La., where he will begin his training in the military police.
Tom Rose, a veterinarian, gives this kitten, who doesn’t have a name yet, her first check-up at the Rolling Hills Veterinary Clinic on Thursday.
Megan Northern brought her cat Sienna in for her vaccination. She didn’t know about the license law.
Stephanie Wilbur adjusts the bridle on her horse Damascus. Wilbur, who recently graduated from William Woods University with a degree in equestrian science, worked in high school until she had earned enough money to buy Damascus, her first horse.
Stephanie Wilbur and Damascus D.V. warm-up in the outdoor ring. Wilbur has owned and ridden Damascus for the last seven of his thirteen years.
Katy and Leroy Kovar, left, and Brenda and Jim McClelland drive down the course in a “Whiff and Giggle” tournament at L.A. Nickell Golf Course.
Jill Hamilton tees off on the first hole at L.A. Nickell Golf Course on Saturday in the “Whiff and Giggle” tournament. It was Hamilton’s first time playing in the couples tournament.
Doug Solliday lines up a putt Saturday in the Columbia Senior Golf Championship. He has been runner-up three times at the event.
July 14, 2007
The Hatrick works its way through its first set on the rooftop stage of the Forge and Vine on Seventh Street. Sean Canan, left, keeps a steady beat on the foot tambourine as Pat Kay accompanies on the harmonica. “We are like a human jukebox,” Canan said.