October 28, 2008
Seeking his second term as lieutenant governor, Peter Kinder says he has helped develop prescription drug assistance for seniors and increased state tourism.
Teddy Fleck lists problems with the economy, taxes and energy as Missouri's biggest issues.
October 27, 2008
Marla "Lil' Evil" Kay, left, grabs Stefanie Lavender into a headlock in the second round of their fight during Battle at the Blue Note 8 on Friday in Columbia. "All you can think about is how much you want to kill that person," Kay said.
October 26, 2008
From left, Chaya Buknston, Treston Wright, Nusha Wray are frightened by an actor in The Necropolis haunted house Friday night.
Bill Schnell, owner of The Necropolis haunted house, arranges a bloody skull before starting a show Friday night. The Necropolis Haunted house has returned for its fourth season and is located near the corner of College Avenue and Rogers Street.
"Everybody I talk to is like, 'Oh, it's the young candidate,'" he said.
Julia Potter, a junior at MU and the No. 1 player on the Tigers' women's golf team, has three top-five finishes in the four tournaments the Tigers have played this fall. Last summer, she qualified for the U.S. Women's Amateur Championship in Eugene, Ore.
Jeanne Slater is surprised by unexpected blowing bags in The Necropolis haunted house Friday. The Necropolis Haunted House has returned for its fourth season and is located at 1207 Rogers St. in Columbia.
Denise Neely "feels the need to be more involved in the political process," said Donna Ivanovich, chair of the Missouri Constitution Party.
Robin Carnahan says, "I grew up in a family of public servants. At a young age, I saw that you can really make a difference."
Mitch Hubbard thinks ballot wording has been unclear and misleading.
Greg Allen, owner of FearFest Haunted House, arranges selling items on Oct. 23. FearFest is located 3 miles west of Columbia off Exit 121.
Casino guests play the nickel slots at the Isle of Capri Casino in Booneville on Oct. 2. Proposition A would repeal the $500 loss limit in Missouri, increase the casino gambling tax from 20 percent to 21 percent and cap casino numbers.
Tonja Fix, a home health care worker, helps her client of six years, Jeff VanDyke, shave at his home. Both are unsure of Proposition B because it may lead home health care workers to unionize, which could increase costs. This could lead to a reduction of in-home hours for clients.
Proposition C would require investor-owned utilities to generate or purchase 15 percent of their electricity from renewable energy sources by 2021.
Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel, right, congratulates tight end Chase Coffman on his 1-yard touchdown reception in the first quarter of Saturday's victory over Colorado.
The inside of the historic shotgun house at 500 N. Garth Ave., which will be relocated to the Boone Junction Historic Village. It will then be restored and made into a display of African-American heritage, since it is thought to come from an African-American community.
Mike Martin peels off the side of a historic shotgun house that he and Brian Treece own during a demolition of its rear portion Oct. 18. Martin and Treece plan to move the shotgun house and restore it to its original state, which did not include the rear portion.
Carl Edwards celebrates his victory in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Oct. 26 at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Hampton, Ga.
Missouri tight end Chase Coffman lunges for extra yards after making a catch in the first quarter Oct. 25 against Colorado. Coffman broke the NCAA Division I record for career pass receptions by a tight end in the game.