PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri softball wins first game in doubleheader against Tennessee

Missouri softball played the first game in a doubheader against Tennessee on Saturday afternoon at University Field. Missouri won 2-0.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman High School's 'Arabian Nights' prom

The Hickman High School prom was Saturday at the Holiday Inn Expo Center. The prom theme was "Arabian Nights."

PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia College softball falls

Columbia College's softball team played against William Woods University during the Midwest Conference tournament game Saturday at Antimi Black Field. Columbia College lost 4-3.

PHOTO GALLERY: Spring fashion show at Perlow-Stevens Gallery

Fashion designers and models participated in the Pastels and Paparazzi show Friday at the Perlow-Stevens Gallery.

PHOTO GALLERY: Stephens College commencement packs theatre

More than 140 Stephens College undergraduates received their bachelor's degrees Saturday at the Missouri Theatre.

PHOTO GALLERY: After grief, man finds joy in bird-watching

Marvin Chapman started bird-watching at Eagle Bluffs to help him stay active and avoid the depression he suffered after his wife's death. Chapman feels a kinship with the bald eagles he watches.

PHOTO GALLERY: History Channel's Top Gear stops in Columbia

Co-hosts from the History Channel's Top Gear were in Columbia on Friday during their cross country trip. The co-hosts were in town doing a shoot for the television show outside of Memorial Stadium.

PHOTO GALLERY: Last male dance graduate rehearses at Stephens College

Alex Clayton will be the last man to graduate with a bachelor of fine arts in dance from Stephens College.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rock Bridge girls soccer defeats Hickman in double overtime

Rock Bridge girls soccer defeated Hickman 2-1 in double overtime on Wednesday at Rock Bridge High School. The game was played in honor of former Rock Bridge soccer player Anna Alioto, who died last fall in an accident. The Anna Alioto Memorial Classic will be held each year between Rock Bridge High School and Hickman High School in memory of Anna.

PHOTO GALLERY: Cadets honored at wreath laying ceremony

Cadets laid wreaths to honor the armed forces on Wednesday at Memorial Union. The ceremony is an annual event at MU.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri baseball loses to Southeast Missouri State

Missouri baseball lost its final nonconference game of the season 9-7 to Southeast Missouri State on Tuesday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Firefighters extinguish building fire off Route E

Boone County Fire Protection District firefighters extinguished a building fire off Route E in Columbia on Tuesday afternoon.

PHOTO GALLERY: Chihuahas Gertie and Maude star in Stephens College's 'Legally Blonde: The Musical'

Chihuahas Gertie and Maude star as Elle Woods' dog Bruiser Woods in the Stephens College production of "Legally Blonde: The Musical." Both dogs will be up for adoption from Second Chance Animal Shelter following the show's final performance this Friday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Unpredictable weather poses challenge for government

Unpredictable weather has made it hard for municipal governments to plan for snow-clearing, stormwater management and other weather-related expenses. Large snowstorms closed MU twice this winter season, and one heavy, wet snow left thousands of Boone County residents without power.

PHOTO GALLERY: Rock Bridge defeats Smith-Cotton, 3-0

Rock Bridge defeated Smith-Cotton, 3-0, in girls soccer Monday night at Rock Bridge.

PHOTO GALLERY: Hickman defeated Rolla 11-1

Hickman defeated Rolla 11-1 in five innings at Hickman High School on Monday afternoon.

PHOTO GALLERY: Columbia College Cougars defeated Missouri Baptist University Spartans 3-1

Columbia College Cougars defeated Missouri Baptist University Spartans 3-1 during the American Midwest Conference Tournament Quarterfinals on Monday at Bethel Park.

PHOTO GALLERY: Actress Dawn Wells tours Stephens College for "Gilligan's Island" documentary

Dawn Wells visited Stephens College's stables as well as spoke with students and faculty on Monday morning. Wells, best known for her role as Mary Ann Summers on "Gilligan's Island," studied theater at Stephens College for two years. Her visit was filmed as part of an upcoming special on the 50th anniversary of the show.

PHOTO GALLERY: Missouri baseball wins both games in doubleheader against Auburn

The Missouri baseball team faced off against the Auburn Tigers in a doubleheader on Sunday at Taylor Stadium. After losing to Auburn 3-1 in the first game of the series on Friday, the second game, originally scheduled for Saturday, was postponed to Sunday because of rain. Missouri took the series against Auburn by winning both games on Sunday — 3-1 in the first game and 4-1 in the second game.

PHOTO GALLERY: 'Brain Food' constructions benefit food bank

Architects, engineers, students and designers planned and built "canstructions" in an event held by the Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri on Saturday at the Daniel Boone City Building.