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Volunteers lay fencing for hoop house

Daniel Soetaert, a director from the Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture, and Bernadette Dryden, volunteer, helps build a Hoop House at West Boulevard Elementary on Saturday as a part of the school's new Slow Foods program. A hoop house is a greenhouse used to extend the growing season during cold months.

Volunteers work on a hoop house for West Boulevard Elementary

Slow Food and Columbia Urban Agriculture volunteers begin building a hoop house at West Boulevard Elementary School on Saturday. A hoop house is a greenhouse that is used to extend the growing season.

Slow Food volunteers work on rain garden

John Murray and Sharon Ginsburg, both Slow Food volunteers, lay mulch in the rain garden at West Boulevard Elementary on Saturday. The rain garden is used to filter the water from the parking lot into the garden and create a natural habitat for animals.

Cardboard waits to be picked up at the Boone County Fairgrounds

Cardboard that Michael York sorted from bags of trash at the Boone County Fairgrounds waits to be recycled on Saturday.

Boy Scout and brother sorts through trash

Michael York, 15, and his brother, Sheridan York, 12, sort out recyclables from bags of trash on Saturday at the Boone County Fairgrounds. "It started out with aluminum cans and grew into everything," his mother Bonnie York said. As of August, Michael York had collected three tons of recycling.

Taking down a Redhawk wide receiver

MU defensive back Daniel Easterly and safety Matt White attempt to take down Miami (Ohio) wide receiver DeMarco Paine, during the second quarter of the MU versus Miami (Ohio) University game on Saturday at Faurot Field.

Boy Scout sorts through trash at Boone County Fairgrounds

Michael York, 15, sorts through multiple trash bags on Saturday at the Boone County Fairgrounds. York brought his recycling project with him from Yakima, Wash., where it began as a project for Boy Scouts.

Gabbert makes a run

Miami defensive lineman Austin Brown reaches for MU quarterback Blaine Gabbert, during the second quarter of the MU vs Miami (Ohio) University game on Saturday at Faurot Field.

Tackling a Redhawk

MU linebacker Andrew Gachkar and defensive back Darvin Ruise tackle Miami wide receiver Armand Robinson during the first quarter of the MU vs Miami (Ohio) University game on Saturday at Faurot Field. The Tigers led the Redhawks 28-3 at the end of the half.

Kemp breaks free

Missouri wide receiver Wes Kemp breaks free from Miami defensive back David Brown in the Tigers' victory Saturday over Miami (Ohio) University at Faurot Field.

Taking the tiger walk

MU football players walk down the stairs during the tiger walk before the football game versus Miami (Ohio) University on Saturday.

Truman trucks along

A toy Truman drives around the tailgates controlled by MU junior Trent Hayor before the Tiger football game versus Miami (Ohio) University on Saturday.

Former quarterback supports his team

Jack Frier sits with his family at their tailgate on Saturday before the MU football game versus Miami (Ohio) University. Frier graduated in 1950 from MU and was a quarterback for the Tigers.

Tailgate games

Myrna Dueker celebrates a winning throw while playing games with her granddaughter Amanda Camp at her family's tailgate on Saturday.

Hickman celebrates homecoming over Helias

Hickman students prepare for the school's homecoming game against Helias of Jefferson City on Friday. Hickman jumped out to a 20-7 early lead with a potent running game, but a "lack of focus" and stagnant offense let Helias back into the game for a close finish.

Hickman Junior catches rest at homecoming game

Hickman junior Betsy Fritsche, a member of the color guard, relaxes during the second half of the homecoming game between Hickman and Helias on Friday. Fritsche was introduced to color guard at Jefferson Junior High and has performed at Hickman for two years.

Sarah Hall announced Hickman homecoming queen

Jay Chase, fullback and strong safety for Hickman, and Sarah Hall smile after Hall was announced queen at Hickman's homecoming game against Helias Friday. Hall was sponsored by the Hickman volleyball team and chose Special Olympics as her charity.

Logan Fitch rushes for TD against

Junior quarterback Logan Fitch scores Hickman's second touchdown during its Homecoming game against Helias on Friday. Fitch also threw for a touchdown in the Kewpies' 20-17 win.

Rock Bridge QB Pickerel struggles against Rockhurst

Rockhurst defensiveman Kevin Berg, left, forces Rock Bridge quarterback Mark Pickerel out of bounds in Rockhurst's 40-21 win Friday. Pickerel threw for two touchdowns and five interceptions and had one touchdown rushing.

Five interceptions too many for Rock Bridge

Rockhurst defensivemen Ryan Karlin, left, and Mark Boushka, right, block a pass intended for Rock Bridge tight end Austin Ray. Rockhurst intercepted the Bruins five times on Friday and returned two for touchdowns.
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