September 3, 2007
Marcus Frisby, 11, surfaces after a dive at Wilson Beach and Tennis Club in Columbia on Monday.
Ryan Pescaglia and his son, L.J., 4, ride the water slide Monday at Wilson Beach and Tennis Club, which is nearing the end of its pool season.
September 2, 2007
Missouri's Pig Brown (13) intercepts a pass intended for Illinois receiver Brian Gamble (26) on the 1-yard-line late in the fourth quarter, sealing the win for Missouri, 40-34.
One of the roughly 20 tattoos on Matthew Bruce, left, is the name of his son — Brenden — inscribed on his neck. Matthew, 22, lives and works as a welder in Las Vegas but periodically visits his son in Sturgeon.
Matthew Bruce, left, walks with his son, Brenden Bruce, Thursday afternoon in Sturgeon. For the first time, Matthew saw his son walk.
Columbia police officers escort William P. Clinch, 37, of Hallsville into a waiting car after taking him into custody in connection with a fatal shooting at McDonald’s on 3206 Clark Lane on Sunday.
Jasmine Edwards of Columbia is given a field sobriety test by Boone County Sheriff’s Deputy Nikki Antimi on Saturday as part of a sobriety checkpoint on Missouri 763. Edwards was arrested on suspicion of possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana.
Boone County Sheriff’s Deputy Joe Martin inspects the license of Juanita Anderson of Columbia at a field sobriety checkpoint Saturday. Anderson was not arrested.
Dick Hessler, right, gives pointers on running Monday’s race to Eric Bunch, at Stephens Lake Park on Sunday. The Heart of America Marathon is held in mid-Missouri every Labor Day.
September 1, 2007
Joey Caratenuto waits outside College Avenue Hall as he delivers food from China Garden on Thursday. Caratenuto is a delivery driver for Tiger’s Takeout, a delivery service which has experienced a boom since classes resumed.
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Missouri fans cheer as Pig Brown heads to the end zone after picking up a fumble in the Illinois end zone Saturday, Sept. 1, 2007, in the Arch Rivalry game at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Mo.
Missouri's Chase Coffman (45) is congratulated by a teammate after Coffman's touchdown catch.
Missouri's Tony Temple shows his frustration after a his third-and-one run at the goal line.
Illinois starting quarterback Juice Williams sits on the bench in the second quarter after receiving a hard tackle earlier in the game.
Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel runs upfield past Illinois defender Wills Davis.
Missouri's Martin Rucker tries to avoid a tackle by Illinois' Justin Harrison.
Martin Rucker sports a gold and black Mohawk haircut.