June 9, 2007
Gopalaratnam, left, and Anantha, right, chant during Saturday morning prayer services at Shanthi Mandir Hindu Temple and Community Center on June 2.
The VeinViewer detects temperature differences between the skin and the veins and displays the veins on a green screen, making them easier for health care professionals to see.
Amy Myers, left, and Mike Bachman, Director of Plant Breeding at Thomas Jefferson Farms, watch Chelsea, left and Haley Myers investigate plant life on the shore of Jefferson Farms lake after about 10,000 new fish were released into the waters on Friday, June 8.
Thousands of Bluegill fish are dumped into the lake at Thomas Jefferson Farms on Friday, June 8. Executive Director Robert Myers says the farms will tentatively open to the public in Fall 2008.
June 8, 2007
Kyle Petty of the Cole County Fire Protection District cleans up after the last firefighting scenario during the Midwest Wildfire Training Academy on Wednesday in Jefferson City.
Ryan Straley of the Olathe Fire Department assists Gary Woodson, Fire Chief of the Lake of the Ozarks Fire Protection District.
Phil Spudich, owner of Rack ’n’ Roll, plans to sell the Columbia Billiards building and lease Rack ’n’ Roll’s location.
Tom Rose holds Tag as the dog’s owner, Stacey Owsley, looks on. Rose will join the Columbia School Board in July.
Revelers gather on Ninth Street to listen to the Bait Shop Boys.
Tiffany Muskrat shares her speckled king snake pet with Jamie Morrow, middle, and Dominique Carter.
Bob Emery, left, watches “American Graffiti” with his wife, Shari, in their powder blue Ford Mustang at the Flat Branch Park. “We used to go to drive-in theatres all the time when we were younger.”
Laurie and Alan Hahn tap their feet to the rhythm of the Ironweed Bluegrass Band outside Bluestem Missouri Crafts.
Barbara Smith, chief preparator, watches as Jeff Wilcox, museum registrar, left, and Larry Stebbing, preparator, align the painting “The Dull Story,” for a George Caleb Bingham exhibit.
Valerie Rudy-Valli, of the St. Louis Art Museum, inspects one of George Caleb Bingham paintings. An exhibit, opening Saturday, will feature rarely seen pieces by Bingham.
Kelsey Meyer follows her shot in competition Thursday at the Missouri Women’s Golf Association Junior Championship at A.L. Guston Golf Course. Meyer, who will be a freshman at MU in the fall, has two individual state high school titles.
June 7, 2007
Elizabeth Williams, curatorial assistant of decorative arts, works with mount maker Chris Holle to arrange contemporary ceramic pieces in the display case at the Bloch Building at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. The collection was the last to be installed before the opening, which will be Saturday.
Eddie Lamont Jackson, 19, has been arrested in connection with a shooting on Saturday.
Shelby Salmon tackles a mound of materials for recycling. After the items are moved up the conveyor belt, they will be further separated. The recycling center has received a $45,000 grant to buy an eddy current separator.
Smashed aluminum soda cans create a collage of colors at Columbia’s recycling center.
Both buildings at night as they appear from the J. C. Nichols Plaza. Courtesy of The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.