October 16, 2008
Republican incumbent Steve Hobbs is running for the 21st District seat in the Missouri House of Representatives.
Democrat Kelly Schultz is running for the 21st District seat in the Missouri House of Representatives.
October 15, 2008
Weiwen Wang, an Missouri sophomore, hits through the Kansas block Oct. 15 at Hearnes Center. Wang tied a career-high with 16 kills and a .438 hitting percentage in the Tigers' victory.
Car tail lights and headlights streak past the The Atkins Building located at 1123 Wilkes Blvd., which was originally a shoe factory. The Atkins family is remodeling the building into lofts with the help of federal money set aside for historic places.
The Hamilton-Brown Shoe Factory, located at 1123 Wilkes Blvd., operated from 1907 to 1939 as the largest shoe manufacturer in the world at the time. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.
Missouri head coach Mike Anderson and the MU basketball team welcomed reporters to Mizzou Arena on Wednesday to discuss how roster changes will affect this year's team.
orks with Rock Bridge junior Okoye West on the football field on Oct. 9. West is recovering from an MCL injury and hopes to be back in the lineup Friday night when the Bruins travel to Liberty.
Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Barack Obama, D-Illinois, holds a news conference about energy independence at a gas station in Indianapolis, Ind.
Republican presidential candidate, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks to reporters after a tour of the Enrico Fermi Nuclear Plant in Newport, Mich., in August.
Hannah Zeitlhofer, 21, of Austria, and Sojourner Morrell, 17, from Britain, pose with a Lipizzaner horse at the Spanish Riding School in Vienna.
Sojourner Morrell, 17, from Britain, shows her skills on a Lipizzaner horse at the Spanish Riding School in Vienna. Morrell and a 21-year-old Austrian woman are the first two female riders at the school, which was once a bastion of masculinity.
October 14, 2008
John Sullivan, Republican candidate for Boone County public administrator.
Jennifer Pozner, executive director of Women in Media and News, speaks to an MU audience October 14 about the portrayal of gender and race in the media's coverage of the current elections. Pozner showed a news clip of Tim Russert to emphasize her point about gender bias in news coverage.
Danario Alexander joins his team to celebrate after the end of the MU Black and Gold game at Memorial Stadium on April 20, 2007. The junior receiver appears to be playing better than ever after twice recovering from ACL injuries.
Participants are asked to write down their personal goals during an afternoon workshop at Pathways to Partnerships, an event about workplace literacy.
Stacey Blodgett and Sandy Sunderland write about a time when they influenced someone's opinion at the Pathways to Partnerships workshop on Oct. 14, 2008. Pathways to Partnerships aims to educate employers and other community members about workplace literacy.
From left, second-graders Ethan Harrington and Malik Hayes, wearing an orange shirt, lie on the floor during reading time in the Eco Schoolhouse room at Grant Elementary School on the morning of Monday, Oct. 6, 2008. The room was constructed using recyclable materials and is environmentally friendly. The Eco Schoolhouse has inspired the school community to integrate earth-friendly lesson plans and recycling into its daily routine.
October 13, 2008
Carl Edwards' crew works on his car in the pits during Saturday's Sprint Cup race at Lowes Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C. An ignition problem left Edwards down 16 laps in the early going, and he finished 33rd, putting him a distant 168 points behind leader Jimmie Johnson with five races to go.
When his defense is on the field Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy often leaves the edge of the sideline to work on his team's next offensive series.