September 23, 2010
Actors portray plane crash victims during a training exercise on Thursday at Columbia Regional Airport. Each actor was given a card with the details and extent of their injuries for the firefighters from Columbia, Boone County and Southern Boone County fire districts to evaluate and treat.
Hickman defensive coordinator Arnel Monroe is a 1985 graduate of the school. After playing football at Central Missouri State, he returned to Hickman in 1993 and has been there since then. “They’ve gone from being brothers, when I started, to sons now,” Monroe said. “I love my football kids as much as I love my own kids.”
Missouri linebacker Will Ebner keeps an eye on San Diego State wide receiver Vincent Brown in Saturday's victory over the Aztecs.
Jim Sherraden, manager of Hatch Show Print in Nashville, TN, talks to students in Chamber Auditorium on Thursday as a guest speaker invited by MU's chapter of the American Institute of Graphic Artists. Hatch Show Print opened in 1879 and is one of the oldest letterpress shops in the country. Sherraden joined Hatch Show Print in 1984 and was instrumental in keeping its doors open when the Country Music Hall of Fame, the shop's owner, was considering shutting it down.
In this March 4, 2010 photo, this room used to be the gymnasium of the building with basketball hoops and a short oval running track. It will house exhibits as work continues on the Missouri Civil War Museum at Jefferson Barracks, in Lemay, Mo.
Mike Stevens, an employee of Ernie’s Cafe and Steakhouse, 1005 E. Walnut St., prepares to cook bacon in the early morning hours on a recent morning. Stevens has been working at the cafe for about eight years.
Columbia residents and MU students check out the Victoria Secret PINK sale on Thursday. The event featured the new Mizzou collegiate and holiday collections. Prize giveaways, games and promotions were also part of the event.
Former Missouri running back Derrick Washington walks toward Judge Deborah Daniels before his bond hearing on a felony sexual assault charge and two counts of misdemeanor domestic assault Thursday at the Boone County Courthouse.
Former Missouri running back Derrick Washington, right, stands in the courtroom with his attorney, Christopher Slusher, after his bond hearing on a felony sexual assault charge and two counts of misdemeanor domestic assault Thursday at the Boone County Courthouse.
September 22, 2010
Columbia College forward Yudai Yamaguchi, back, defends against Lindenwood's Aos Senad Cavka in the Cougars' victory Wednesday in Columbia.
Columbia College defender Ryan Goldkamp leaps for a header in the Cougars overtime victory over Lindenwood on Wednesday in Columbia.
Columbia College's Edgar Reyna, right marking Lindenwood's Simon Harrsen, scored his first goal as a Cougars player with the game-winner in overtime Wednesday night in Columbia.
Ross Swofford takes a break in front of the Habitat for Humanity house he is helping to build for Chris Ruff, a war veteran. Swofford is a member of the "Day Crew," a group of 17 men who regularly volunteer for Habitat and have built the majority of Habitat homes in Columbia.
Jackson County Republican Committeeman Marcus Bowen addresses community members at an Americans for Forfeiture Reform movie and panel discussion at The Blue Note on Wednesday. Bowen was joined by Missouri Rep. Chris Kelly, attorney Dan Viets and Show-Me Institute scholar John Payne to discuss and answer questions about forfeiture law.
From left, Missouri Rep. Chris Kelly, attorney Dan Viets and Jackson County Republican Committeeman Marcus Bowen sit as panelists during an Americans for Forfeiture Reform event at The Blue Note on Wednesday. Viets answers a question from an audience member about the current forfeiture laws in place.
Missouri volleyball players Molly Kreklow, left, and Catie Wilson leap for a block Wednesday night against Texas.
Former U.S. Secretary of State James Baker addresses the crowd at Westminster College’s John Findley Green Foundation Lecture on Wednesday.
Former U.S. Secretary of State James Baker speaks at Westminster College’s John Findley Green Foundation Lecture on Wednesday. In his hour-long address, titled “The Case for Pragmatic Idealism," Baker discussed ways to successfully implement foreign policy.
Jacob Ahlfield makes a phone call while his car is loaded onto a tow truck after wrecking it at the intersection of 10th Street and Elm Street on Wednesday. Ahlfield was delivering sandwiches for Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches, but one of his co-workers picked up the sandwiches to finish the delivery.
In this Wednesday photo, Louisa Solano of Cambridge, Mass., hugs a dog while she and her dog Macedo, left, visit a dog park in Cambridge. Boston artist Matthew Mazzotta devised the "Park Spark," which powers a connected gas light with the methane gas given off by droppings collected at the park.