PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia community gathers to hear grand jury decision

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Ferguson reacts to grand jury decision

Michael Brown's family and others in Missouri react to the decision that the grand jury will not indict officer Darren Wilson.

PHOTO GALLERY: Grand jury decision reached, not yet announced

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Friends and family gather to remember Franklin Mitchell

Friends and family gathered for a memorial service at 11 a.m. Monday in honor of Dr. Franklin Mitchell, a medical pioneer.

PHOTO GALLERY: Everybody Eats prepares for 17th Thanksgiving

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: MU professor Eric Sweets artwork is on display

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Tigers defeat Volunteers

With the 29-21 victory Saturday, Missouri won a program-record 10th straight game on the road.

GALLERY: Missouri takes on Tennessee in Knoxville

The Tigers traveled to Knoxville on Saturday to take on the Tennessee Volunteers in the team's final road game of the season.

PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia College ousts Williams Baptist College in home victory

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.

GALLERY: Mizzou Invitational

Swimming and diving teams from around the country competed in the Mizzou Invitational at the Mizzou Aquatic Center.

PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia defeats Williams Baptist

Columbia College women's basketball game beat Williams Baptist College 70-92 on Saturday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Battle moves on to state

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri Contemporary Ballet dancers rehearse for their production "Nine"

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."

PHOTO GALLERY: Ashley McCally sews for her company Lily and Gus

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rock Bridge Elementary students release hawks, owl into wild

Rock Bridge Elementary School students released two red-tailed hawks and a great horned owl back into the wild on Friday with the help of two Department of Agriculture biologists.

PHOTO GALLERY: Spartan mascot Cameron Hawkins leads Battle football team in energy

Cameron Hawkins plays the Spartan, the mascot for Battle High School. In addition to cheering on the team, he often leads the athletes in prayer before games.

PHOTO GALLERY: Stephens Basketball falls 70-36 to William Woods

The Stephens College Stars lost to the William Woods University Owls, 76-30, Thursday night. It was the Stars fifth straight loss.

PHOTO GALLERY: Students raise awareness of abductions in Mexico

Protestors walked in a circle chanting and holding signs Thursday afternoon in Speakers Circle before stopping for a moment of silence at 3:43, a time chosen in honor of the 43 missing students who disappeared in September in Mexico.

PHOTO GALLERY: UCP Heartland Child Development Center develops menus with Eat Smart guidelines

The United Cerebral Palsy Heartland Child Development Center develops its menus with Eat Smart guidelines, limiting sugar and processed foods in their meals and serving fresh fruits and vegetables. The workers at the center plan out the meals and try to make them as healthy as possible.

PHOTO GALLERY: Muriel Williams Battle football prepares for Ladue

Muriel Williams Battle High School is one win away from the Class 5 State Championship game. This is the first year the Spartans (9-4) are playoff eligible.