November 26, 2009
Not seeming like a blatant homer is not the easiest of tasks. Kansas quarterback Todd Reesing and the Jayhawks have not had the best season in 2009.
Orreisha Chatman looks at Caraline Trecha while she plays with a basketball on the floor of the Rock Bridge High School gym. The Rock Bridge girls' basketball team had its annual overnight retreat on Tuesday.
November 25, 2009
Columbia College's Maria Omondi, a senior and team captain, said an upcoming appearance in the NAIA national tournament won't change the her approach. "I don't think it's a bigger deal. ... I just have to do what I've done all year."
Rock Bridge senior Trey Millard did not let his commitment to play football for the University of Oklahoma deter him from playing basketball this season for the Bruins.
This man is one of two suspects in a debit card fraud case at various locations around the city. Police are asking for help identifying them.
Police are asking for public help in identifying this man, who is a suspect in a possible case of debit card fraud.
Police said the debit card numbers were somehow obtained by the suspects, who then imprinted them onto another card or cards.
On Saturday, Oct. 24, Les Bourgeois winemaker Jacob Holman tastes the Norton grape wine to make sure that the process is going along smoothly in the back of Les Bourgeois Winery in Rocheport.
Les Bourgeois winemaker Jacob Holman, left, sets up a hose that will pump the wine from the bottom of the fermenters to the top at the winery Saturday, Oct. 24. "Carbon dioxide builds up as a byproduct of the process, and the skins rise to the top," Homan said. "We 'pump over' the wine so that they sink back to the bottom."
Oak casks sit by fermenters in the back of Les Bourgeois Winery. Jacob Holman, the winemaker, was conducting a "pump over" for the fermenting Norton grapes.
November 24, 2009
Centralia's Jacob Stout was all smiles after making a half-court shot worth $5,000 in a halftime contest at Tuesday night's Missouri men's basketball game.
Missouri forward Keith Ramsey and Chattanooga forward Ridge McKeither chase after a loose ball in the Tigers' 99-56 victory at Mizzou Arena.
Kansas football coach Mark Mangino said he has had almost no communication with Kansas athletic director Lew Perkins or other administrators in the past week.
New Hickman boys basketball coach John Burns is familiar with Columbia. He played basketball for Missouri under former coach Norm Stewart.
Cafe Mozaki stands almost completed at Columbia Public Library on Thursday. The coffee kiosk opened for business late on Friday.
Bruce Miller reads to his son, Charley, 2, in the seating area of Columbia Public Library's new coffee kiosk, Cafe Mozaki, on Thursday. The kiosk opened for business on Friday.
John Kruger and Jonas Greenway discuss how to remove the Academic Hall cornerstone that has been part of the archway north of Francis Quadrangle on Elm Street. The cornerstone, which is even older than the famous Columns that also were part of Academic Hall, will move to an interpretive display in Jesse Hall.
John Kruger uses a circular saw to cut through the one of the corner stones of the University gates located north of Francis Quadrangle on Elm Street ion Monday, Nov. 23. The inscription on the stone describes in a few words the one and a half century history of the stone.
November 23, 2009
Kirsti Wilkerson, center, plays basketball for Columbia College but also like to hunt with her family and has a trophy buck to her credit.
Columbia College's Kirsti Wilkerson began losing her hearing at the age of 5 and now has 58 percent hearing loss and wears hearing aids.
Columbia College sophomore forward Dylan Barduzzi, left, worked with Bob Fry in the maintenance department at Columbia College during the summer. Their friendship is one of the things that enticed the Frys to attend soccer games.