February 18, 2010
Columbia Photo camera sales manager Dennis Stegall, left, and service manager Bob Orman try to figure out a flash problem on a customer's camera on Wednesday.
Ben Griffith, left, and Jeremy Burt are assisted by Columbia Photo service manager Bob Orman as they make a purchase at Columbia Photo on Wednesday.
Columbia Photo displays discounts outside the shop on South Ninth Street on Wednesday. Columbia Photo recently announced it will be closing in April after 42 years of serving the community.
Nurse practitioner Theresa Swenson, left, prepares to give a check-up to 10-month-old Cordarra Dudley, seated in her mother Kennita Payne's lap Wednesday at MU's Thompson Center for Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders. Dudley suffered a stroke at birth and now gets regular check-ups at the center, which received $750,000 in federal funds this year for expansion.
February 17, 2010
Missouri's Keith Ramsey leaps to defend a shot by Texas' Jordan Hamilton.
Peter Stiepleman, principal of West Boulevard Elementary School, has been named as the new assistant superintendent for elementary education in the Columbia School District.
Jack Jensen, assistant superintendent for elementary education in the Columbia School District, is retiring.
Hickman's J'den Cox, left, wrestles Andrew Hayes of Parkway South. Only one of the three wrestlers who beat Cox this season is competing in the state tournament.
A parishioner prays before the Ash Wednesday service begins at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Columbia College junior forward Josh Davis, top, fights Hannibal-LaGrange senior Brian Gilbert for a loose ball on Tuesday at Southwell Complex. Davis led the Cougars with a a career-high 25 points.
Columbia College junior forward Greg Stegeman goes up for a dunk past Hannibal-LaGrange junior Tomas Trujillo in Tuesday's game at Southwell Complex. Stegeman scored a career-high 19 points.
February 16, 2010
Entering district tournament play Hickman junior guard Marcus Whitt, center, is scoring almost 14 points a game for the Kewpies.
Columbia College junior center Denise Rosario is knocked down after colliding with Hannibal-LaGrange senior center Abby Rankin in the second half of the game. Shortly after this fall, Rosario had to be walked off the court by trainers with an apparent foot injury.
Columbia College senior guard Whitney Davis looks to pass the ball in the second half against Hannibal-LaGrange. Davis, though struggling with some considerable injuries, played a key role in the first half of the game.
Hickman's Xavier Brown, left, tries to steal the ball from Ruskin's Kenyan Borders.
Columbia College’s women’s basketball head coach, Mike Davis, reacts to a call made by the referees Tuesday. The Cougars led the entire game.
Hickman sophomore guard Jordan Stevens loses possession of the ball trying to get past a pair of Ruskin defenders in Tuesday's Kewpies loss.
Despite the cold temperatures, Matt Baumann skates at Columbia Skate Park in Cosmopolitan Park on Tuesday.