March 1, 2010
Mark Maus of Oak Park High School in Kansas City is the new principal of Rock Bridge High School.
A woman carries goods while looting a supermarket in Concepcion, Chile, on Sunday. A 8.8-magnitude earthquake hit Chile early Saturday. Officers arrested 55 people for violating a nighttime curfew imposed after looters sacked almost every market in town on Sunday.
Corey Motley is a Missourian columnist.
Emergency crews extricate a woman from her vehicle at approximately 8 a.m. Monday morning at Broadway and Tenth Street. She was taken to University Hospital. The other driver did not appear injured.
Sid Sullivan is a candidate for mayor of Columbia.
February 28, 2010
Evan Mckinney (center) runs rugby drills with other members of the CoMo Home Wreckers club on Sunday at Cosmo Park. The goal of the club is primarily social - to provide an opportunity to play rugby for anyone interested, man or woman, at any skill level.
Kit Salter (right) and his wife Cathy serve wine to guests at the True/False closing reception held at the Missouri Theatre on Sunday.
Blake Montgomery runs past other members of CoMo Homewreckers rugby club during a gathering at Cosmo Park on Sunday. Although only four rugby enthusiasts made it to the field this week, the group is trying to bring out men and women of all skill levels.
People gather in line for food at the True/False closing reception held at the Missouri Theatre on Sunday.
Connie Hyman, Laura Rothkopf, Erick Stoll and Kasey Lane Hosp (left to right) enjoy food while talking about the different films they were able to see at the True/False closing night reception held at the Missouri Theatre on Sunday.
Evan Mckinney catches a pass during a rugby drill at Cosmo Park on Sunday. CoMo Home wreckers are an aspiring rugby team attempting bring together men and women for informal rugby scrimmages every Sunday.
February 27, 2010
Jack Kropf, 10, of St. Joseph watches the Tigers lose to the Wildcats during the last 30 seconds of play.
Missouri senior guard Zaire Taylor dribbles the ball around Kansas State junior guard Dominique Sutton.
Kansas State senior forward Luis Colon shoots against Missouri sophomore center Steve Moore during the first half of the Tigers' game Saturday in Manhattan, Kan.
Audience members Justin Gregory (left), Pat Barnes, and Steve Robertson* yell their responses to whether a film is true or false at the Gimme Truth! game show, held at the Blue Note on Saturday.
Host Johnny St. John explains the rules of the Gimme Truth! game show at the Blue Note on the Saturday.
The Invention of Dr. NakaMats director Kaspar Astrup Schröder and composer Silas Hite get the crowd to pose for a picture during the Q&A session after a showing of The Invention of Dr. NakaMats. Schröder said he takes pictures of each crowd after they view the film, and sends the pictures to Dr. NakaMats, the film's main character.
Timothy Speed Levitch discusses the idea of public spaces in front of the locked gates of an outdoor art exhibit next to the Boone County Bank on Broadway during the True/False walking tour on Saturday. Levitch, who lives in New York City, relates this space to Central Park and patrons added pieces of information to put together the history of the space.
Missouri forward Jessra Johnson and guard Jasmyn Otote battle for a rebound with Nebraska's Cory Montgomery, center, during the Tigers' loss Saturday in Lincoln, Neb.
True/False attendees Matt Dreier(left) and Whitney Spivey wait for a showing of the The Invention of Dr. Nakamats at The Blue Note on Saturday. Crowds packed The Blue Note for the afternoon showing, with many viewers settling for cramped standing room.