November 8, 2008
Derrick Washington runs for a gain during action in the first half of the game against Kansas State Saturday.
Despite the 29 degree wind chill at game time, MU students, from left, Brian Gavin, Bradley Heath and Taylor Zak waited in line since noon, and Daniel Bailey, far right, waited in line since 1 p.m. Saturday to be shirtless and painted for the MU vs. Kansas State game.
Senior linebacker Van Alexander (facing camera) is congratulated by Luke Lambert as Alexander runs down the corridor of teammates during pre-game honors for senior teammates. The game against Kansas State is the last home game for the Tigers this season.
Kenji Jackson, defensive back, celebrates with other MU defensive players after stopping Kansas State on a third down during first-half action.
MU wrestlers Cody Farinella and Nick Hucke compete Nov. 8 in the Black and Gold meet at the Hearnes Center.
Members of the National Socialist Movement of Detroit march on the Capitol building in Jefferson City on Saturday afternoon. The neo-Nazis baited the handful of protesters who showed up with chants of "white power" as they made the 3-block walk to speak at the Capitol.
Law enforcement officers cordoned off the Capitol steps in order to keep observers and protesters at a safe distance as the neo-Nazis began their address at the Capitol building on Saturday afternoon. Two teenage girls perform the national anthem at the beginning of the speech.
National Socialist Movement members march on the Capitol building in Jefferson City on Saturday afternoon.
A larger crowd than the neo-Nazi march itself gathered Saturday afternoon in the Indoor Pavilion at McClung Park to counteract the event with words of kindness and understanding at the Community Rally for Unity.
From left, Emily Evans, Emily Schromm, and Anton Lukyanov paint their shoes at Memorial Union on Friday as part of a fundraiser for children around the world without shoes.
Stephanie Weidner concentrates while decorating her newly purchased TOMS shoes on Friday at Memorial Union.
Kristen Raduzycki, left, and Liz Sperandio are two MU students who went without shoes on Friday as part of an event sponsored by TOMS Shoes. The company raises awareness and donates shoes to children around the world who otherwise wouldn’t have any.
"A lot of values have to be discarded when you're put in the simple position of protecting the American way of life." David Sallee talks about his plans for helping fellow vets dealing with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Jenny Chicone has been a member of the Columbia Weavers and Spinners Guild for over 20 years. She sold pieces of her weaving, which include hats, towels, teapot cozies and felt balls, at the Weavers and Spinners Guild Holiday Exhibition and Sale.
Irene Livingston has been a member of the Columbia Weavers and Spinners Guild for more than 10 years. She sold pieces of her weaving and crochet at the Weavers and Spinners Guild Holiday Exhibition and Sale.
November 7, 2008
AUDIO: MU Chancellor Brady Deaton announces that the For All We Call Mizzou fundraising campaign has surpassed $1 billion.
From left, Cynthia Brinkley, William S. Thompson Jr., MU Chancellor Brady Deaton and Larry L. McMullen celebrate after Deaton announced MU's raising $1 billion in fundraising through the "For All We Call Mizzou" campaign Friday morning at Jesse Hall.
David Sallee has proposed that five acres of his land in Hallsville be used for a mobile home park for veterans who are disabled or homeless.
Heading toward his 5-acre property, Vietnam veteran David Sallee drives his truck like he is dodging artillery. Sallee hopes to add seven new trailer units to his property to house homeless veterans.
Aiming the pistol at her, "I could see the back of her head exploding," David Sallee said as he recounted an incident in 2001 in which he threatened his ex-wife with a handgun. He shot the ground instead of shooting her, but still served time in prison.