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PHOTO GALLERY: Battle High wins its first football game

The Battle High School Spartans defeated the Bears of Kansas City's East High School with a score of 56-6. It was the first football game in Battle High's history.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri defeats Murray State in season opener

Missouri opened up the 2013 season with a 58-14 blowout victory over Murray State.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman football falls to Lee's Summit North

The Hickman football team lost Friday to Lee's Summit North, 27-16.

PHOTO GALLERY: After 2011 injury, Henry Josey returns to starting lineup

After a 2011 knee injury benched him for the rest of his sophomore season, Missouri tailback Henry Josey is back on the starting lineup for Saturday's game against Murray State.

PHOTO GALLERY: Lange Middle School moves former classroom trailers

Columbia Public Schools moved four trailers from Lange Middle School on Thursday. The district, which typically uses the trailers as classrooms, decided to auction them off two years ago as part of its reorganization.

PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia workers protest for wage raises

Workers gathered Thursday at the Hardee's on Providence Road and the Taco Bell on Nifong Boulevard to protest for higher wages.

PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia seniors shoot pool

Three Columbia seniors get together Tuesday to play pool, a favorite activity for the men at the Columbia Senior Center.

PHOTO GALLERY: Trailblazers train for upcoming season

The Fr. Tolton Regional Catholic High School football team practices Tuesday for the 2013 season

PHOTO GALLERY: Visitors commemorate March on Washington at State Capitol

The Missouri State Capitol hosted a Freedom March on Wednesday for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington led by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. The event was held to celebrate and honor King's leadership of the civil rights movement.

PHOTO GALLERY: Let Freedom Ring ceremony commemorates 50th anniversary of March on Washington

Thousands return to Washington, D.C., on Wednesday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and to participate in the Let Freedom Ring ceremony.

PHOTO GALLERY: Looking back to the March on Washington

Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, a civil rights protest led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., which culminated in the famous "I Have A Dream" speech. These file photos look back at the march on Aug. 28, 1963.

PHOTO GALLERY: Families get acquainted with Battle High School

Teachers, students and family members get acquainted with Battle High School during the school's open house Tuesday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Girls audition for Battle High School dance team

Girls at Battle High School demonstrate their dancing abilities at tryouts for the Sparklers, the school dance team, on Tuesday at the Battle High School Performing Arts Center.

PHOTO GALLERY: Stephens College women's soccer kicks off new season

The Stephens College women's soccer team practiced for the upcoming season at Stephens Lake Park early Tuesday morning. After a disappointing 0-8 season performance in 2012, the team hopes to make a comeback this fall.

PHOTO GALLERY: Spartan Sparklers open competition

Battle High is hosting auditions for its competitive dance team, the Spartan Sparklers. On Monday, Danyale Williams, the dance team coach, taught prospective team members the audition routine. Auditions will be held Tuesday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Art exhibit opens

These portraits of homeless life in Columbia by photographer Brooke Morris, a recent graduate of MU, will be displayed in Bingham Gallery from Sept. 2 to 26 as part of the "Revealing Place" exhibit. The exhibit features the work of 36 student photographers, including 13 from MU.

PHOTO GALLERY: MU women's rugby team practices Sunday

The MU women's rugby team practiced Sunday at Rock Quarry Park, battling 90-degree heat to do drills that focused on ball handling and team communication.

Martin Luther King addresses March on Washington

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. acknowledges the crowd at the Lincoln Memorial for his "I Have a Dream" speech during the March on Washington in 1963.

PHOTO GALLERY: A look into the civil rights movement

Saturday marked the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" speech. Racial tensions were at an all-time high in Birmingham, Ala., when King spoke in Washington in 1963.

PHOTO GALLERY: Artists commemorate Border War edict

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of an edict that forced 20,000 Missourians from their homes after William Quantrill's raid on Lawrence, Kan., a group of artists and historians decided to interpret a famous painting by George Caleb Bingham.
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