July 18, 2010
Kelsey Brandkamp, 16, aims her arrow at the target on Sunday at the Show-Me State Games. The games were held at the NOMO Bow Hunters Archery Range in Moberly.
Lynda Hodges, left, shoots at a target as Kelsey Brandkamp converses with friends and opponents during the Show-Me State Games 3D archery competition on Sunday. Hodges has been shooting for four years and took the gold medal in the women's open event.
Bill Crawford, 93, showing historical newspaper clippings of The Walters-Boone County Museum's grand opening that took place 20 years ago. The museum celebrated its two decades with a party on Sunday afternoon.
Carl Edwards, left, passes Brad Keselowski in the final lap to win Saturday's Nationwide race at Gateway International Raceway in Madison, Ill. Edwards nudged Keselowski out of control on the final straightaway spinning him into the wall before he was struck head-on by Shelby Howard as he slid back to toward the infield. Edwards won for the third time at Gateway, which he considers his home track.
July 17, 2010
Mark Mahnken, president of the Columbia Farmers Market, hosts a live auction supporting the Farmers Market and Sustainable Farms & Communities, at the Farmers Market's 2010 Appeteazer. There was also a silent auction, and donations and money raised from the auctions will be used to support the planned Columbia Farmers Market Pavilion.
Local food, drinks, and art abound at the 2010 Appeteazer, an event held in support of the Columbia Farmers Market, at the Fay Street Lofts on Saturday, July 17.
Dan Meenehan of Broadway Brewery pours a draft of beer for Rumi Faizer at an event benefiting the Columbia Farmers Market. Broadway Brewery joined other Columbia businesses, including Main Squeeze, Les Bourgeois, and the Wine Cellar and Bistro, to help raise funds for a proposed pavilion at the Columbia Farmers Market. Faizer, who lives in Columbia, is a "long-time supporter" of the Farmers Market, and was joined at the 2010 Appeteazer by his wife and two sons.
Mike Sleadd, Mike Knoll and Dorothy Canote talk at the 2010 Appeteazer, a charity event supporting the planned Columbia Farmers Market pavilion, on the Woodruff Sweitzer patio at Fay Street Lofts on Saturday. The Appeteazer was held by the Columbia Farmers Market and Sustainable Farms & Communities, organizations that have worked since 1996 to foster the growth of the Farmers Market. "This pavilion is a long-time dream," Knoll said, "and events like this help those in the community who want to help us."
A photo hanging just to the right of the altar inside St. Patrick Catholic Church in Port Sulphur, La., shows the damage the church sustained after Hurricane Katrina. Now, many in the parish are dealing with the fallout of the BP oil spill.
St. Patrick Catholic Church in Port Sulphur, La., is frequently used for relief work related to the oil spill in the Gulf.
Two-year-old Colt Schmitz from Shelbina ventures onto the court and takes a shot at the net during the Show-Me State Games basketball tournament on Friday.
Greyhounds Joshua Matthews waits in anticipation while his teammate Manson Chandler receives the ball on Friday during the Show-Me State games basketball tournament. Greyhounds lost to South Shelby 66-7.
Columbia Orangemen player Aidin Rolley listens as Referee Paul Corpening addresses the rest of the team about proper technique after the second quarter on Saturday. The Columbia Orangemen are part of the 6th grade competitive division in the Show-Me State Games Basketball Tournament.
Columbia Orangemen Jerrion Nelson, center, tries to secure the ball from Gateway Basketball Club player Ryan Briscoe on Saturday. The Columbia Orangemen beat the Gateway Basketball Club by 55-32.
Columbia Orangemen Tyler Gray dribbles toward the net in the fourth quarter of a Show-Me State Games basketball game on Saturday in the MU Student Recreation Complex. The Columbia Orangemen beat the Gateway Basketball Club 55-32.
Columbia Orangemen coach Deronne Wilson places his hand in the center of the group and leads the team in the cheer to break the huddle. The Columbia Orangemen are part of the 6th grade competitive division in the Show-Me State Games Basketball Tournament.
The Columbia Orangemen Brayden Nichols drinks a sports drink after stepping off the court on Saturday. The Columbia Orangemen beat the Gateway Basketball Club from St. Louis 55-32.
Abbie Meyer attempts to throw Vanessa Mahan during a Judo match at Smithton Middle School on Saturday during the Show-Me State Games. “It was my first match, but it felt really good,” Meyer said.
Andrew Dodd, 9, rests after hurting his foot in a Judo match at Smithton Middle School on Saturday.