Booker runs ball down court

Kentucky's Devin Booker runs the ball down the court against Missouri's Wes Clark on Thursday at Mizzou Arena. Missouri lost 53-69.

Townsend talks to aunt

Eiana Townsend, 4, talks to her aunt, Stephany Williams (not pictured), Thursday at Project Homeless Connect. Williams is a manager at Turning Point, a local organization that offers services and assistance to the poor.

Shayna Prause gives Mike Misslin a haircut

Cosmetology student Shayna Prause gives Mike Misslin a haircut Thursday during Project Homeless Connect. Prause was part of a group of volunteers from Merrell University who provided free haircuts at the event.

Froese, Wilkins check in people

Sarah Froese, left, a psychosocial rehab supervisor, and Katie Burnham Wilkins, a homeless veterans program coordinator, help people check in Thursday during Project Homeless Connect at the Family Impact Center. Froese and Wilkins both work for Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital.

Tommy Crews sits with dog

Tommy Crews and Gypsy, his 11-month-old dog, sit at the check-in area of the Family Impact Center on Thursday during Project Homeless Connect.

Rod McKuen dies at 81

Jill St. John with Robert Wagner, center, and Rod McKuen, left, attend a party for "Night of 100 Stars II" in New York in this Feb. 18, 1985, file photo. McKuen, the husky-voiced "King of Kitsch" whose music and verse recordings won him an Oscar nomination and made him one of the best-selling poets in history, has died on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. He was 81.

Washington leaps for rebound for Cougars

Columbia College forward Kayla Washington attempts to get the rebound over Central Christian College of the Bible's forward Taylor Salmons during the game Tuesday at the Southwell Complex.

Hollywood street closed after crash

A Hollywood street is closed July 4 for an investigation after a car accident in West Hollywood, California. The chances of dying in a crash in a late-model car or light truck fell by more than a third over three years, and nine car models had zero deaths per million registered vehicles, according to a study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

Kam vs. Gronk a must-see Super Bowl matchup

Seattle's Kam Chancellor tackles New England's Rob Gronkowski in the second half of the Seahawks-Patriots game on Oct. 14, 2012, in Seattle. The safety and the tight end will clash in a highly anticipated matchup in Sunday's Super Bowl.

Redmons announce 'Cinderella' silent auction winners

Sherri and Stephen Redmon announce the winners of a silent auction during intermission of the Columbia Entertainment Company's production of "Cinderella" on Wednesday night. All proceeds from the performance go to Central Missouri Subcontracting Enterprises employees.

Two Eagles balloon mission celebrates record

Members of the Two Eagles balloon mission control team watch a giant screen in Albuquerque, New Mexico, as pilots Troy Bradley and Leonid Tiukhtyaev surpass a gas ballooning distance record on Thursday. Bradley and Tiukhtyaev crossed the Pacific Ocean as part of their record breaking challenge.

Millsap, Westbrook named All-Star reserves

Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook, right, tries to move through a pick set by Atlanta's Paul Millsap, rear, as Jeff Teague looks to drive during the third quarter of Friday's game in Atlanta. All three players were named NBA All-Star reserves Thursday.

Cinderella cast takes the stage

The cast of Columbia Entertainment Company's "Cinderella" takes the stage on Wednesday to raise money for Central Missouri Subcontracting Enterprises employees. The Redmon family funded an extra performance of the show as a fundraiser.

Redmon family photo on display

A photo of the Redmon family sits on the counter Wednesday night at the Columbia Entertainment Center's presentation of "Cinderella." Stephen Redmon and his wife, Sherri, hosted the event in honor of Stephen's sister, Annette.

Serena aims for 19th major

Serena Williams follows through on a shot to Madison Keys during their semifinal match Thursday at the Australian Open in Melbourne, Australia. Williams won in straight sets and is set to face Maria Sharapova in the finals.

Columbia parking attendant goes digital

Kathy Hamilton, a a Columbia parking enforcement agent, holds up a list of prepaid and unpaid parking spaces Tuesday to check for permit and parking violations at the Sixth and Cherry parking garage.

Columbia parking attendant checks in at garage

Columbia parking enforcement agent Kathy Hamilton prepares to print a list of occupied parking spaces at the Sixth and Cherry Street parking garage on Tuesday.

Motorist narrowly avoids ticket for expired meter

A motorist drives off Tuesday moments before Kathy Hamilton, a Columbia parking enforcement agent, issues a ticket for an expired meter. Hamilton said she doesn't enjoy "ruining" anybody's day by giving out tickets.

Columbia parking attendant patrols Sixth Street

Kathy Hamilton, a Columbia parking enforcement agent, strolls down Sixth Street in Columbia at the beginning of her shift Tuesday. Hamilton said she walks roughly six miles during a daily shift.

Columbia parking attendant uses phone to issue ticket

Kathy Hamilton, a Columbia parking enforcement agent, takes a picture of a car's license plate after issuing a parking ticket on Tuesday. Hamilton said the city provided the cellular phone she uses to take the pictures.