October 22, 2007
Jackie O'Rourke is a breast cancer survivor who started the "Cups of Kindness" program in 2003 and is now living with lymphoedema.
Click here to learn why MU football fans love to tailgate.
See the different activities of homecoming week and listen as Rock Bridge High School’s student activities director David Bones and queen candidate Lauren Meyer talk about homecoming week.
October 21, 2007
Sen. Chuck Graham, D-Columbia, was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated on Saturday night.
Christian M. Goldsmith, 19, was arrested on Oct. 21 on suspicion of two counts of second-degree assault and felonious leaving the scene of an accident.
Trinekqua Betts, left, Ian Kleecamp and Vaunye Drake shone on the dance floor at Rock Bridge High School’s Homecoming dance on Saturday, October 20, 2007.
South African women gather in a traditional beer garden. Older women often assemble in these gardens to buy beer on the day they receive their pensions.
Keith Chan draws action figures to create his superhero comic. He worked on his series during 24 Hour Comics Day.
Kelly Major worked all night to finish her meticulously drawn comic book “Elves Happen,” about a girl who meets elves that start taking over her life. She was one of about 12 people who partook in 24 Hour Comics Day at Quinlan Keep.
Elaine Sawtell, a native of Springfield, Mo., works through the rubble with her dog, Kachi, during the first of two twenty-minute tests for canine certification with the Federal Emergency Management Assocation disaster search and rescue Sunday. Sawtell, who works with the Nebraska Task Force, is one of the most experienced handlers in the country. Twenty-four handler and dog teams came from all over the country for the evaluation in Columbia.
Allison Brown plays with Loki, a wilderness rescue dog, while her parents, Allen and Alicia Brown, and Loki's handler, Roger Matthews, watch. Loki completed a test to be re-certified as a search and rescue dog with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which ran a certification workshop in Columbia Saturday and Sunday. Matthews and Loki work with Park County Search and Rescue in Colorado.
Elaine Sawtell, from Springfield, Mo., works through the rubble with her dog, Kachi, during the first of two twenty-minute tests for canine certification with the Federal Emergency Management Association disaster search and rescue Sunday. Sawtell, who works with the Nebraska Task Force, is one of the most experienced handlers in the country. Twenty-four handler and dog teams came from all over the country for the evaluation in Columbia.
Missouri starter Aaron Crow attempts a pick-off throw to first baseman Kurt Calvert on Sunday in the third game of a best-of-five exhibition series.
Check out photos of the team and the crowd from the 41-10 MU vs. Texas Tech showdown Oct. 20.
Centro Latino held its annual fall Dia De Los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, celebration at Memorial Union on the University of Missouri campus Saturday, Oct. 20. Children and parents were invited to dance and dress up in costumes for the party, the proceeds from which will go to benefit the Centro Latino after-school program.
October 20, 2007
Tim Morrow demonstrates the Sportsfan Tailgating Table at Saturday's Missouri-Texas Tech game.