Senator Brian Munzlinger speaks to demonstrators outside of the Capitol

Missouri Sen. Brian Munzlinger addresses demonstrators who support SB 113 outside the Capitol in Jefferson City.

Janai Ritter kisses her dog at demonstration of support for SB 113

Janai Ritter kisses her dog on the steps of the Capitol in Jefferson City during a demonstration in support for SB 113 which would make revisions to Proposition B passed by voters last November. The act removes a breeder's possession limit of 50 dogs.

Columbia College softball game against Hannibal-LaGrange

Hannibal-LaGrange batter Kachina Hudson hits a foul ball against Columbia College in a doubleheader Wednesday at Cougar Softball Field.

Demonstrators show support for revision of Proposition B

Demonstrators show their support at the Missouri State Capital for SB 113 which would make revisions to Proposition B which was passed by voters last November. The act removes a breeder's possession limit of 50 dogs.

Arsenal's value

A boy jumps between seating Monday outside the Emirates Stadium in London. American businessman Stan Kroenke secured a controlling stake in Arsenal soccer club, clearing the way for a full takeover that would make him the fifth U.S. owner of a Premier League club. The deal values the club at 731 million pounds ($1.2 billion).

Brian O'Connell

Brian O'Connell

Kathryn Calame

Kathryn Calame

Ian Wilmut

Ian Wilmut

Byron Calame

Byron Calame

Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Crow poses during a photocall for "De-Lovely" in Cannes, France on May 22, 2004.

Marking the Deepwater Horizon disaster

A shore bird stands on a beach as waves approach the shore on Wednesday in Grand Isle, La., a coastal community centered around fishing and tourism that was heavily impacted by last year's Deepwater Horizon oil spill. One year after the nation's worst offshore oil spill began, solemn ceremonies will mark the disaster Wednesday and underscore the delicate healing that is only now taking shape.

MU Softball pitcher Kristin Nottelmann

MU's Kristin Nottelmann will get her first start in two weeks on Wednesday at St. Louis University (26-17). In her last start, Nottelmann gave up six hits and two runs in a 7-2 win on April 6 at Evansville.

Rock Bridge defeats Quincy 1-0 in overtime

Rock Bridge girl's soccer celebrates a game winning goal in overtime against Quincy on Saturday. Rock Bridge won 1-0 on junior Lexi Bumby's goal.

Hickman track and field athlete Victoria Jackson

Hickman High School senior Victoria Jackson hurdles during practice at the Hickman track on Tuesday. Jackson placed first in the 100 meter hurdles, 300 meter hurdles, and the long jump on Saturday at the Capital City Relays in Jefferson City.

Deangelo T. Grant

Berrywood Forest at center of conservation dispute

An area in east Columbia known as Berrywood Forest is at risk of development for office space, but some residents in the area are trying to raise money to buy the land for conservation purposes. A bank took possession of the land after its previous owner defaulted on loans.

Cedar Ridge Elementary counselor earns state recognition

Professional school counselor Lillian Hoell interacts with Mrs. Allen's kindergarten class at Cedar Ridge Elementary on Friday. Hoell visits the class once every four days for 50-minute sessions to discuss curriculum, professional social skills, academic skills and career skills.

Lillian Hoell named Mid-Missouri's elementary counselor of the year

Kennadi Murphy, 6, left, and Brycen Pogue, 6, write out words spelled by school counselor Lillian Hoell at Cedar Ridge Elementary on Friday. Hoell was named Mid-Missouri's Elementary Counselor of the Year.

Sanders delivers a pitch

Hickman's Jon Sanders pitches in the fifth inning of Monday's game. Sanders didn't record an out of the inning, giving up three hits and four runs.

Stansberry covers first base

Hickman first baseman Pete Stansberry fields a throw as a Jefferson City player slides back safely on Monday at Vivion Field in Jefferson City.