September 21, 2013
People at the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival mingle in Stephens Lake Park on Saturday to catch a spin on the Ferris wheel, eat some barbecue and, most of all, listen to music.
The Missouri Tigers face the Indiana Hoosiers on Saturday night in Bloomington, Ind. Some Missouri fans made the 5 1/2-hour trip to cheer on the Tigers.
Aimee Mullins signs one of Jordan Reeve's old helper arms and talks with her after Mullins' speech for the Delta Gamma Lectureships Series on Wednesday.
September 20, 2013
Battle football rolled to a 49-28 home game victory on Friday night over Carnahan.
Rock Bridge football lost 31-21 to Raymore-Peculiar on Friday night at Rock Bridge.
Missouri volleyball defeated Towson 3-0 on Friday. Missouri is now 13-0 and off to its best start in 32 years.
Columbia College women's soccer player Taylor Hagenhoff practices with the rest of the Cougars on Wednesday. Hagenhoff, a freshman, is new to defending but has earned the praise of her coach and teammates for her skill and dedication tot the sport.
Chronic wasting disease has affected deer and elk in numerous states and at least two provinces in Canada. In Missouri, gaps remain in the system of prevention and early detection of the disease for captive deer operations.
September 19, 2013
As Columbia's annual Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival approaches, volunteers prepare Stephens Lake Park for the the three-day celebration of music and food.
September 18, 2013
Renewable energy sources are becoming more popular while the dependence on coal is decreasing.
MU Residential Life, Student Life and the Columbia Fire Department hosted the 13th annual Fire Factor event on Wednesday to demonstrate fire safety. A replica dorm room was set on fire and destroyed in 90 seconds to demonstrate how dangerous a dorm room fire can be.
Nathan Fleischmann raised money through Kickstarter, a popular online crowd funding platform, for Stadium Shoes, his business. A number of Columbia projects have become successful through Kickstarter.
September 17, 2013
The Bulldogs suffered their first ever loss, falling to Brookfield 14-10.
Missouri golfers play at the Columbia Regional Preview at The Club at Old Hawthorne on Tuesday.
The rains in Colorado have stopped, but thousands of people remained stranded on Tuesday by high water and washed out roads in the state.
September 16, 2013
Police and federal agents from multiple law enforcement agencies responded to the scene of a mass shooting at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning. At least six were killed in the rampage. One gunman has been confirmed dead and two might still be at large.
Thousands of bridges nationwide that are both "structurally deficient" and "fracture critical" carry more than 29 million drivers a day, and many were built more than 60 years ago.
September 15, 2013
To commemorate its 30th anniversary, the Islamic Center of Central Missouri held an open house for the public on Sunday. Mosque members taught visitors about Islamic culture with food, henna tattoos and a film screening.
Members of the Southern Boone High School marching band wore suicide prevention armbands during their performance Friday night, part of their remembrance of fellow band member Jacob Meadows.
September 14, 2013
The Chrome and Bacon car show brought a steady stream of vehicles to Woodcrest Chapel on Saturday.