November 25, 2014
About 150 activists march from the Second Missionary Baptist Church to the Boone County Courthouse on Tuesday to protest the St. Louis County Grand Jury's decision not to indict Darren Wilson in the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
Head wrestling coach Dan Pieper coaches the Hickman High School wrestling team on Friday in preparation for its first scrimmage on Wednesday.
In anticipation of its first championship football game on Friday, Muriel Williams Battle High School hosted a pep rally Tuesday with performances by its band and cheer squad.
Several buildings in and around the Ferguson area were damaged in overnight protests following a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer in the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
Several hundred students, alumni, staff and others gathered at Douglass High School earlier today for its annual Thanksgiving meal.
Several buildings in and around Ferguson were burned during protests after a grand jury decided not to indict a white police officer in the killing of unarmed black 18-year-old Michael Brown.
November 24, 2014
Columbia community members gathered at the Second Missionary Baptist Church and the Daniel Boone City Building on Monday evening to the hear the St. Louis County grand jury's decision. The grand jury concluded there wasn't enough evidence to indict Officer Darren Wilson.
Michael Brown's family and others in Missouri react to the decision that the grand jury will not indict officer Darren Wilson.
Ferguson, Missouri, and the St. Louis region are on edge in anticipation of the announcement by a grand jury whether to criminally charge Officer Darren Wilson in the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown.
Friends and family gathered for a memorial service at 11 a.m. Monday in honor of Dr. Franklin Mitchell, a medical pioneer.
November 23, 2014
Volunteers for Everybody Eats helped package hundreds of food baskets for Thanksgiving meals Sunday at St. Luke United Methodist Church. Everybody Eats is a volunteer organization that has helped give Thanksgiving meals to families around Columbia for the past 17 years.
MU alumnus and adjunct professor Eric Sweet's artwork Ideal City (Birkenau), named after the Auschwitz concentration camp, is one of three of his works featured in a gallery at Columbia College. "I think this piece does a great job of illustrating the contradictions inherent any time someone tries to impose their personal vision of the world onto the rest of us," Sweets said.
November 22, 2014
With the 29-21 victory Saturday, Missouri won a program-record 10th straight game on the road.
The Tigers traveled to Knoxville on Saturday to take on the Tennessee Volunteers in the team's final road game of the season.
The Columbia College men's basketball team defeated Williams Baptist Church Saturday in a 68-37 blowout. The Cougars used a two-unit system to add variety to their offense.
Swimming and diving teams from around the country competed in the Mizzou Invitational at the Mizzou Aquatic Center.
Columbia College women's basketball game beat Williams Baptist College 70-92 on Saturday.
Battle High School Spartans beat out Ladue Horton Watkins on Friday night to advance to the state championship game on Nov. 28 in St. Louis. The Spartans won 34-6.
November 21, 2014
Missouri Contemporary Ballet dancer Kay Whitney uses the stage for balance during rehearsal at the Missouri Theatre on Friday. The dancers were preparing before their last showing of their production of "Nine."
Ashley McCally talks to her 4-year-old daughter, Lily, as she colors before school on Wednesday. McCally named her company Lily and Gus after her daughter and the family dog, Gus.