PHOTO GALLERY: Goats prepped for competition

Children work to make goats ready for the Market Wether class showing Tuesday at the Boone County fairgrounds.

PHOTO GALLERY: Children compete in Pee Wee Showmanship event

Children showed goats in the Pee Wee Showmanship event Monday at the Boone County Fair. A parade also was held Monday evening.

PHOTO GALLERY: Carnival setup for Boone County Fair begins

Carnival employees set up rides, including an 84-year-old carousel, for the Boone County Fair on Monday at the Boone County fairgrounds.

PHOTO GALLERY: Alarm Will Sound rehearses for Mizzou International Composers Festival

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Purple Stars win over Warriors during Show-Me State Games

The Purple Stars defeated the Warriors, 1-0, during the Show-Me State Games under 9 division championship game Sunday at Cosmopolitan Park.

PHOTO GALLERY: Children, horses compete in 4-H, FFA horse show

Children competed in the 4-H/FFA Horse Show Performance Class competitions Sunday at the Boone County Fairgrounds on Sunday.

PHOTO GALLERY: The Great Flood of 1993, week of July 22

Missourian file photos show the impact of the Great Flood of 1993 during the week of Jul 22-30.

PHOTO GALLERY: Korean student must leave MU early

Wonjoon Moon's family has asked him to return to South Korea because they cannot afford to pay his expenses at MU.

PHOTO GALLERY: Refugees in Columbia gather for festival

Refugees from countries around the world gathered Saturday evening at the Broadway Christian Church.

PHOTO GALLERY: Volleyball players compete at Show-Me State Games

Eleventh- and 12th-grade girls competed Saturday in the Show-Me State Games volleyball competition at the Hearnes Center Fieldhouse.

PHOTO GALLERY: Show-Me State Games brings Ultimate Frisbee players

Eight teams from across the state gathered to share their passion for Ultimate Frisbee at the Show-Me State Games on Saturday.

PHOTO GALLERY: The 29th annual Show-Me State Games begins with opening ceremony

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Baseball starts at Show-Me State Games

PHOTO GALLERY: Rwenyaguza family reunites after 11 years

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Artrageous Fridays takes guerrilla approach, moves art to streets

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri swimmer trains during the summer

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Compass Music Camp gives attendees opportunity to play in a band

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Cosmo Park set for playground upgrade

Parks and recreation staff plan to update equipment and introduce a "Steinberg Time Machine" theme to Cosmo Park's playground.

PHOTO GALLERY: Nene Rwenyaguza awaits family's arrival

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.

PHOTO GALLERY: Community members attend candlelight vigil for slain teen

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.