October 22, 2009
Catalin Abagiu received a second-place award from the Missouri Press Association for this photo of Missouri's Sean Weatherspoon from the 2008 Cotton Bowl.
Click here to download Kate Schuman's award-winning story on sewer issues from 2008, "Pay Now or Pay Later."
D.J. Tucker, left, and David Champlin, right, the crew of "Big Mo," the drum used to lead the MIZ-ZOU cheers, watch a play in the second quarter of the game pitting the Missouri Tigers against the Furman Paladins on Sept. 19 at Faurot Field. The Tigers defeated the Paladins 52-12.
David Champlin leads an MIZ-ZOU cheer by beating "Big Mo," an oversized drum on wheels, on Sept. 19's football game with the Missouri Tigers opposing the Furman Paladins at Faurot Field. The Tigers defeated the Paladins 52-12.
David Champlin, left, and D.J. Tucker, right, the crew of "Big Mo," the drum used to lead the MIZ-ZOU cheers, celebrate the Missouri Tigers' victory over the Furman Paladins on Sept. 19 at Faurot Field. The Tigers defeated the Paladins 52-12.
Sid Sullivan has announced plans to run for mayor of Columbia. In 2008, he was a candidate for Boone County Southern District Commissioner.
During the Wednesday afternoon session of his trial at the Boone County Courthouse, William Clinch shows the prosecutor, Dan Knight, how he used a gun to kill his former brother-in-law. Clinch is charged with shooting Jeremy Bohannon in a McDonald's parking lot on Sept 2, 2007, in Columbia.
Prosecutor Dan Knight argues in court Wednesday that William Clinch sought media attention shortly after killing Jeremy Bohannon. Clinch is charged with shooting Bohannon, his former brother-in-law, in a McDonald's parking lot on Sept 2, 2007, in Columbia.
A group of parents and involved music faculty gather Wednesday at at the West Junior High School gym to discuss changing the band curriculum. Rob Nichols, the coordinator of instrumental music and Hickman band director explains that "we're not denying marching band, we're delaying it."
Deborah Jacobs writes questions about the changing band curriculum and clarifies important points on a board while Rob Nichols, the coordinator of instrumental music and Hickman band director, clarifies answers Wednesday at the West Junior High School gym.
October 21, 2009
Scott Olsen was selected Wednesday as the chief of the Boone County Fire Protection District.
Missouri volleyball players Paola Amudia, left, and Rosa Medrano decided to transfer to Missouri together from Miami Dade.
Texas' Jordan Shipley looks for running room on the way to a 74-yard punt return for a touchdown Oct. 10 against Colorado. Shipley leads the Big 12 in punt return average with more than 16.4 yards per return.
Albert Pujols is one of the professional baseball stars who uses one of Jack Marucci's bats.
Bat maker Jack Marucci shows bats, one for his son, Gino, the other for Manny Ramirez, at his shop in Baton Rouge, La. Of course, when all this started, Marucci wasn't looking to become bat maker to the stars. He simply wanted to carve a comfortable piece of lumber that his boy could use.
Lots of children, including the Grant Elementary School's drum ensemble, joined the activities at the Family Fun Fest at Flat Branch Park on Wednesday night.
Mallory Weber, one of Missouri's top players, says the Tigers should be used to the type of competition they will see at the ITA Central Regional.
Every organization involved in Homecoming is assigned a storefront in The District to decorate for MU’s Homecoming. Although the game does not take place until Saturday night, students worked throughout the day Wednesday to “Decorate the District.”