January 30, 2015
MU student Benton Berigan, left, prepares a table for gathering signatures in support of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws with fellow student Adam Oakes on Wednesday at Speakers Circle. Berigan is president of the MU chapter of NORML, and Oakes serves as treasurer.
Berigan, a biology and psychology major at MU, has served as president of the MU chapter of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws for the past two years.
Missouri guard Keith Shamburger fights past Kentucky guard Namon Wright on Thursday at Mizzou Arena.
Missouri forward Johnathan Williams III attempts to score a basket as Kentucky's Marcus Lee tries to block it at Mizzou Arena on Thursday. Missouri lost 53-69.
The Hickman Kewpies boys basketball team will meet Christian Brothers College High School on Friday in Columbia. The Kewpies were defeated by the Cadets in the 2014 Class 5 state championship game.
The Hickman Kewpies boys basketball team practices on Thursday before their matchup Friday against Christian Brothers College High School. The Kewpies were defeated by the Cadets in the 2014 Class 5 state championship game.
Hickman guards Shaheem Hicks, left, and Aaron Canty catch their breath during their varsity practice Thursday at Hickman High School. The Kewpies play against Christian Brothers College High School at Hickman High School on Friday.
Hickman head coach David Johnson makes changes to an offensive set on Thursday during practice at Hickman High School. The Kewpies are 8-3 entering their Friday night game against CBC.
Hickman boys basketball head coach David Johnson observes a drill during the Kewpies practice on Thursday at Hickman High School. The Kewpies take on Christian Brothers College High School on Friday at Hickman High School in a rematch of the 2014 Class 5 state championship.
Kentucky's fan base has become known for how well it travels. For many of the fans, the best way to see their favorite team play is on the road.
Kentucky forward Karl-Anthony Towns attempts to score a basket while Missouri forward Montaque Gill-Caesar tries to block him. Kentucky beat Missouri 69-53 Thursday at Mizzou Arena.
From left, Austin Strickland and J.D. Benbow cheer on the Kentucky Wildcats on Thursday at Mizzou Arena. The two sophomores traveled from Kentucky to see the Wildcats win 69-53.
Missouri guard Deuce Bello attempts to score a basket while Kentucky players Trey Lyles and Dakari Johnson block him. Kentucky beat Missouri 69-53 Thursday at Mizzou Arena.
Kentucky's Devin Booker runs the ball down the court against Missouri's Wes Clark on Thursday at Mizzou Arena. Missouri lost 53-69.
January 29, 2015
Project Homeless Connect was held Thursday at the Family Impact Center. People who attended could receive free food, clothing, haircuts and eyeglasses.
Eiana Townsend, 4, talks to her aunt, Stephany Williams (not pictured), Thursday at Project Homeless Connect. Williams is a manager at Turning Point, a local organization that offers services and assistance to the poor.
Cosmetology student Shayna Prause gives Mike Misslin a haircut Thursday during Project Homeless Connect. Prause was part of a group of volunteers from Merrell University who provided free haircuts at the event.
Sarah Froese, left, a psychosocial rehab supervisor, and Katie Burnham Wilkins, a homeless veterans program coordinator, help people check in Thursday during Project Homeless Connect at the Family Impact Center. Froese and Wilkins both work for Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital.
Tommy Crews and Gypsy, his 11-month-old dog, sit at the check-in area of the Family Impact Center on Thursday during Project Homeless Connect.
Jill St. John with Robert Wagner, center, and Rod McKuen, left, attend a party for "Night of 100 Stars II" in New York in this Feb. 18, 1985, file photo. McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose music and verse recordings won him an Oscar nomination and made him one of the best-selling poets in history, has died on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. He was 81.