July 17, 2010
Adam Lefler, left, returns with Jarrod Schwartz after riding 40 miles, which was part of the grand opening for the Multiple Sclerosis Society's new office in Columbia on Saturday. A family friend of Lefler was diagnosed with MS eight years ago, and one of Schwartz's co-workers was diagnosed.
From left Jordan Alexander, Hank Schneider and Steve Weddle gather around the water jugs after finishing their 40-mile bike ride as part of the grand opening for the new Multiple Sclerosis office in Columbia. The 40-mile bike ride was a training ride for the 150-mile ride, which will be held on September 11 and 12 to raise money to learn more about MS.
Roy Blunt, Republican
Dave Schafer takes a swing at the ball during the handball competition of the Show-Me State Games on Saturday at Wilson's Fitness Center. He and his handball partner Mark Kohnle, far right, have been playing handball together for more than 30 years and came in second place during the tournament.
Sixteen men from across Missouri played handball in the Show-Me State Games on Saturday at Wilson's Fitness Center on Forum Boulevard. The handball players have a strong sense of camaraderie and humor, as shown in a sign someone brought to the tournament.