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College Town: Football Pride [Photo]

MU’s Taylor Hay third from left, celebrates the goal she scored in the 88th minute of the game against the Milwaukee Panthers, with her teammates, from left Kari Adam, Michelle Collins and Alysha Bonnick. Mizzou won the game 3-0; all the goals were scored during the second half.

College Town: Megabus [Photo]

Megabus could possibly be the least expensive way to get out of Columbia for a weekend. Fares begin at just $1.

College Town: GetAbout Columbia [Photo]

Robert Johnson, a GetAbout Columbia bike route guide, points out the different bike routes to take around the city. These routes can make biking easier for people who are willing to ride to different parts of town.

The Intersection celebrates summer program's end [Slideshow]

The Intersection, a local community center reaching out to children, celebrates ending its summer program. They gathered together to honor accomplishments and graduates of the All Stars program. With food, fun, and friends, they hope to move together for a brighter future.

College Town: Sorority Rush [Photo]

Members of Alpha Chi Omega stand in formation in front of their house on Richmond Avenue, listening to critiques from senior members about the style and tempo of their walk-out. Sororities around campus are practicing walk-outs and chants in preparation for formal recruitment.

College Town: Spring semester in Paris [Photo]

Students from all over the world pass through La Penice, the main foyer of L’Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris, in March of the 2007 Spring semester in Paris.

College Town: T.J. Brady's [Photo]

Katrice Jackson, right, shares a laugh with Olivia Win, center, after their friend Michael Stuart, left, finishes his roll at T.A. Brady's.

College Town: GuitarHero [Photo]

The Guitar Hero contest is just one of the many events you can enjoy at the Blue Note. The venue is one of several places where you can go to hear live music in Columbia.

Around the circle at Jump Start [Photo]

On May 8, Martina Hoyt, top right next to the easel, leads the song “Down By The Bay” in a “monkey voice” as students and Jumpstart tutors sit in a circle and sing in the Jumpstart trailor at West Boulevard School. Jumpstart, a Work Study program, pairs college students with preschool children to provide one-on-one early childhood education.

Work study students at Jump Start [Photo]

Courtney Loganbill tutors Alandra Williams in the Jumpstart trailor at West Boulevard School. Work Study is designed for students who need help paying educational expenses.

Unfriendly Competition [Photo]

Favis Alhavbi, left, battles for the ball against Thiti Vanitbuncha at the MU World Cup soccer tournament on April 25 at Stankowski Field at MU. The Arabian Student Association won 3-0 against the Taiwanese Student Association. As part of International Week, the Mizzou International Coalition hosted the first ever World Cup soccer tournament where student associations competed for the title.

Grandma earns her GED [Slideshow]

It’s not too often you hear of a great-grandmother earning her GED, but Nina Drew did just that. Though challenging, Drew surprised doubters and now plans on taking college courses.

College Town: Hair [Photo]

Using a comb, and special razor, Felicity Perkins shortens Missourian reporter Jackie Borchardt's hair after dying, washing and drying it at Sam Brown's Cosmetology.

Demolition derby at the Boone County Fair [Video]

Participants and fans gathered at the Boone County Fair grandstand for the demolition derby. Approximately 30 drivers took part in three heats of metal bending, tire popping and pedal mashing demolition.

College Town: Shearlocks [Photo]

Ihsan Yasar and Gulden Yasar have been working together at Shear Locks for 26 years. "I apprenticed for five years in Istanbul when I was a teenager. That's how I learned t he tips and tricks from professionals," Yasar said.

Welcome to College [Photo]

The women of Alpha Chi Omega hit the pavement outside their house during a walk-out practice.

Mud-pit repairs [Photo]

Jacob Reed torches metal on the wheel well of a derby car to make clearance for the tires after it was damaged in the previous round at the Boone County Fair Demolition Derby on Sunday.

Prepping for the race [Photo]

Jason Brown bangs a car frame with a sledge hammer to re-inforce the metal behind the bumper and keep it in place for the next round of the Boone County Fair Demolition Derby on Sunday.

Final event of the fair [Photo]

A Demolition Derby judge signals to derby drivers at Sunday's Boone County Fair. The event signaled the end of the week-long fair and drew a crowd large enough to fill the bleachers.

Good but dirty fun [Photo]

Demolition Derby drivers at the closing event of the Boone County Fair ram into each other in hopes that their car will be the last one still running. Waving the checkered flag signals to the judges and other drivers that their car is no longer operational.
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