January 17, 2008
U.N.I.Q. performs at Rock da Mic at Hickman High School on Thursday night.
January 16, 2008
Stephanie Nieman, 18, left, and Kaitlyn Billingsley, 19, center, look for their textbooks at the Bookshelf Wednesday. Mark Lovelace, right, manager of the bookstore, helps Billingsley find the books she needs for her classes.
Sydney Falkner, 20, is reading up for her developmental psychology class in Hugh Stephens Library Wednesday. Falkner, a senior psychology major, said she was glad to be back. "I'm already doing good because I've got stuff done," she said while she began working on her homework for this Friday.
Jade Stockwell, right, 12 years old, celebrates after winning a round of Dance Dance Revolution against his twin brother Jessie on Wednesday evening at the Columbia Public Library. After going to such events Jade persuaded his father to buy the game a few days ago. Since then Jade has been playing it for 12 hours a day. He confessed his feet hurt but he can't stop. "I think it's a really fun game and I think everybody will love it," Jade said between two rounds.
The Stockwell brothers are home-schooled and their parents bought the game for their physical education classes.
The building in which The Coliseum restaurant has functioned until recently is currently being remodelled. Shiloh, the bar located at the intersection of 6th Street with Elm Street will move in the space that's being remodelled. The building is located at the corner of 4th and Broadway in downtown Columbia.
The Italian restaurant Cucina Sorella located on 22 N. 9th Street in downtown Columbia went out of business recently. Cucina Sorella shared the same fate with another Italian restaurant, Trattoria Strada Nova, that functioned right across the street and that closed its doors over the summer.
January 15, 2008
Members of the public attended Monday's school board meeting to learn more about the district's financial situation.
This organ was dead when it came to Deck. After a year of hard work, a new lathe and a chunk out of Deck's thumb, it had been reborn.
Loretta Brauner poses on an OATS bus on Tuesday afternoon at the OATS parking garage in Columbia. Mrs. Brauner retired from OATS after driving its buses and vans for more than 30 years.
Missouri Gov. Matt Blunt, right, is greeted by members of the General Assembly before he delivers the State of the State address Tuesday in Jefferson City, Mo.
Coach Mike Anderson and players J.T. Tiller (left) and Keon Lawrence (right) have yet to win away from Missouri this season.
January 14, 2008
Missouri guard Keon Lawrence puts up a shot Saturday against Texas.
Missouri's Jason Horton drives against Texas' D.J. Augustin on Saturday at Mizzou Arena.
Apprentice Colin Shive cleans plate edges, making the final preparations before submitting the plates for Chef Mathia Accurso during the Mid-Missouri Taste of Excellence pork competition on Monday.
Chef Jeff Guinn, an instructor at the University of Missouri Hotels and Restaurants Management Department, puts the finishing touches on his entry for the Mid-Missouri Taste of Elegance competition on Monday with help from Greg Lindsey, and undergraduate student in Food and Beverage Management.
Chef Jerad Shafer, from the Forge & Vine restaurant, maneuvers through the kitchen preparing his pork entry during the Mid-Missouri Taste of Excellence competition on Monday at the Holiday Inn Select while other chefs work steadily.
Chef Matthia Accurso prepares his Trio of Pork Shoulder for the Mid-Missouri Taste of Excellence pork competition on Monday.
January 13, 2008
Missouri’s Amanda Hanneman is congratulated by Tigers men’s basketball player Darryl Butterfield after the women’s team’s victory Saturday.