Stephens volleyball coach Shane McAfee

New Stephens volleyball coach Shane McAfee was a high school counselor and volleyball coach in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Cars parked without football pass towed

A ticket rests on the windshield of a car waiting to be towed on Saturday, Sept. 19 in the Hearnes Center lot. Cars parked without a football parking pass were ticketed and towed.

Cars without parking passes face towing, tickets

Doug O'Conner of I-70 Towing and Recovery prepares a car for towing from a lot behind Hearnes Center on Saturday, Sept. 19. Cars parked in the lot on football game day without a pass were ticketed and towed.

Cars ticketed during football games for illegal parking

A parking ticket from MUPD sits on a car in the SG-4 parking lot on Sept. 18. Cars that remained in the lot after 5 p.m. received tickets. At 7 a.m. the following morning, cars were towed in preparation for the home MU football game.

President Obama meets with doctors to talk health care

President Barack Obama shakes hands with doctors after making remarks on health care reform Monday in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

Hope Tinker

Hope Tinker, a doctor in Fayette, was one of many doctors invited to hear President Obama speak at the White House rose garden.

Missouri football player Beau Brinkley

Sophomore long snapper Beau Brinkley learned the position from his father, who also played the position in college.

Deaton discussus football, budget issues

Brady Deaton, MU chancellor, talks to faculty and staff at a town hall style meeting on Tuesday in the Life Sciences Building. Deaton answered questions and listened to concerns about topics including budget issues and Thursday night’s game against Nebraska.

On the fairway

Missouri's Kelsey Meyer, left, hits the ball off the fairway on the ninth hole while teammate Lindsay Burry watches.

Waiting to putt

Missouri's Kelsey Meyer eyes her putt. She played the round with Lindsay Burry and Madison Marcolla.

Reaction to missed putt

Missouri's Madison Marcolla reacts to missing a putt. The Tigers had 12 of their 15 team member compete in the tournament.

Missouri's Madison Marcolla putts

Missouri's Madison Marcolla putts during the 2009 Johnie Imes Invitational at The Club at Old Hawthorne on Monday.

Grease fire damages home

Columbia firefighters were called to 1415 Sylvan Lane to put out a fire caused by french fry grease on Monday. The fire was extinguished within five minutes of the firefighters arrival. There was fire damage to the kitchen and smoke damage to the rest of the house but no reported injuries.

MU celebrates Haydn, Mendelssohn bicentennial at symposium

Jo Ella Todd, a soprano, performs Felix Mendelssohn's "Wenn sich zwei Herzen scheiden" on Sunday evening at the Reynolds Alumni Center at MU. The MU music department will present several concerts and lectures on Haydn and Mendelssohn this week.

Cellist plays at symposium celebrating Haydn, Mendelssohn

Cellist Darry Dolezal performs Franz Joseph Haydn's Trio in G Major, Hob. XV:25 "Gypsy Rondo" on Sunday evening at the Reynolds Alumni Center at MU. The MU music department will present several concerts and lectures on Haydn and Mendelssohn this week.

Children learn the stories behind X-ray printouts at science club meeting

John Mitabar, 11, looks at X-ray printouts under the guidance of premed student Calvin Lewis at the Oct. 3 meeting of Caleb, the Science Club. Each station featured a mentor, usually either a medical student, premed student or doctor, who would explain what was shown on the X-rays.

At science club, students learn to interpret X-rays

Serenety Cave, 10, looks at a chest X-ray of a pregnant woman under the guidance of Dr. Shuaib Okponobi at the Oct. 3 meeting of Caleb, the Science Club. At the meeting, students looked at an assortment of X-rays and made electromagnets.

Aaron Johnson works on an unfinished quilt

Aaron Johnson works on one of his unfinished quilts at school in Kansas City, Kan., Sept. 24. Johnson creates art despite his blindness from a brain tumor when he was 13. A.J. 's art will be the feature of a one-man show on display through Accessible Arts at the Kansas School for the Blind beginning Sept. 30.

Tim Barnes during Tigers' season opener

Missouri Offensive Lineman Tim Barnes waits on the football during the first half of the Tigers season-opener against Illinois Sept. 5, 2009.

Visitors at the Lewis & Clark Trailhead monument

In this Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2009 photo, Pat, left, and Loren Holmgren of Clancy, Mont., look at the Lewis & Clark Trailhead monument in Jefferson City. Nearly 1,800 visitors learned about the Corps of Discovery's Captain's Mess from Jefferson City-area volunteers this travel season. The anniversary of the Lewis and Clark military expedition may have passed. But the local Lewis and Clark Task Force has remained faithful to its mission, which is education, said chairman Charlie Palmer.