July 22, 2013
Carnival employees set up rides, including an 84-year-old carousel, for the Boone County Fair on Monday at the Boone County fairgrounds.
Alarm Will Sound rehearses at the Sinquefield Reserve on Wednesday in Folk. They are the main performing ensemble of the Mizzou International Composers Festival and specialize in performing new contemporary music.
July 21, 2013
The Purple Stars defeated the Warriors, 1-0, during the Show-Me State Games under 9 division championship game Sunday at Cosmopolitan Park.
Children competed in the 4-H/FFA Horse Show Performance Class competitions Sunday at the Boone County Fairgrounds on Sunday.
Wonjoon Moon's family has asked him to return to South Korea because they cannot afford to pay his expenses at MU.
Missourian file photos show the impact of the Great Flood of 1993 during the week of Jul 22-30.
July 20, 2013
Refugees from countries around the world gathered Saturday evening at the Broadway Christian Church.
Eleventh- and 12th-grade girls competed Saturday in the Show-Me State Games volleyball competition at the Hearnes Center Fieldhouse.
Eight teams from across the state gathered to share their passion for Ultimate Frisbee at the Show-Me State Games on Saturday.
The 29th annual Show-Me State Games opening ceremony was held Friday at Mizzou Arena. The ceremony included a speech by Olympic gold medalist Jordyn Wieber.
July 19, 2013
July 18, 2013
After 11 years apart, Nene Rwenyaguza met his family Thursday evening at Columbia Regional Airport. They were separated because of a rebel army had invaded his village in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2002.
Artrageous Fridays, a collaboration of galleries and businesses that allows visitors to walk from different exhibits and see work by local artists, hosted a guerrilla art event on Thursday before Friday's event. The idea behind guerrilla art is to bring art from the gallery to the streets.
To stay fit, Missouri swimmer Max Grodecki continues to train in the summer despite having no immediate competitions. Grodecki did take part in the U.S. Swimming National Championships on June 25 in Indianapolis. He finished 11th in the 100-meter freestyle.
Compass Music Camp opened Monday at the Columbia Academy of Music/The Bridge. Attendees learn musical theory and participate in private lessons with area musicians.
Nene Rwenyaguza awaits the arrival of his family, whom he hasn't seen in 11 years. Rwenyaguza was separated from his wife and children when his village in the Democratic Republic of Congo was attacked during warfare. He fled and ran on foot for two weeks until he reached Nairobi, Kenya. His family is expected to arrive Thursday.
Parks and recreation staff plan to update equipment and introduce a "Steinberg Time Machine" theme to Cosmo Park's playground.
July 16, 2013
More than 300 people attend a vigil for Tre’Veon Marshall on Tuesday in McKee Park. Marshall was shot Sunday night and pronounced dead early Monday morning.
Columbia Interfaith Resource Center's lease expires in September. Its leaders and city officials are working to find a new and bigger location for the center.
July 15, 2013
Family, friends and community members marched Monday in honor of Tre'Veon Marshall, who was shot Sunday night in McKee Park and was pronounced dead early Monday morning.