April 20, 2009
Douglass Park neighborhood is bordered by McBaine Avenue to the west, by Ash Street to the south, by Eighth Street to the East, and by Hickman Avenue and Sexton Road to the north.
Benton Stephens neighborhood is bordered by Columbia Terminal railroad and Ammonette Street to the north, by Old 63 to the east, by Walnut Street to the south and by College Avenue to the west.
Bedford Walk neighborhood is bordered by Nifong Boulevard to the north, by Bethel Street to the east, by Southampton Drive to the south and by Forum Boulevard to the west.
April 19, 2009
Sofia Ayala lines up her return during her singles match against Iowa State's Reka Kelemen on Sunday. Ayala won 6-3, 6-3 to seal the 4-3 win for the Tigers.
Maclin during warmups before the start of the Kansas game at Arrowhead.
Khan gives Alice a henna flower.
Maha Khan gives Alice Kraatz, 3, a traditional henna design during the Islamic Center of Central Missouri's Open House on Sunday in Columbia. The open house included information about Islam, traditional foods and presentations on Islamic culture.
Sofia Ayala lines up her return during the MU women's tennis match against Iowa State on Sunday April 19. Ayala won 6-3, 6-3 during the match.
Jamie Mera returns a volley during the MU women's tennis match against Iowa State inside of Green Tennis Center on Sunday April 19. Mera finished the match with scores of 6-2 and 7-5.
Heather Carver, left, stands with her mom, Mary Lou Carver, and her sister Melanie Carver Holliday after being outfitted with their Relay for Life sashes. Heather's mother and sister's "caregiver" sashes are a response to Heather's sash — which reads "survivor."
Heather Carver and her daughters Tricia, 8, and Ellie, 6, walk the survivor lap during the Relay for Life on Stankowski Field. Carver is a breast cancer survivor and participates, along with her team "A Few Folks and a Clown" in Relay for Life each year. "I'm the clown," joked Carver.
Sister and brother team Siham Nour, 14, and Mahamed Nour, 12, build an egg drop container during the SLIC Science Fair. If built correctly, the container should shelter the egg as it is dropped from above.
Hu In Park assists science teacher Gretchen Rohrs in the water rockets launch during Smithton Middle School's SLIC Science Fair on Saturday in Columbia.
April 18, 2009
Jeremy Maclin rushes downfield after a reverse during the Tiger's 40-37 loss to Kansas on Nov. 29, 2008. The wide receiver went No. 19 in the first round of the NFL draft, getting picked up by the Philadelphia Eagles.
Hickman tennis player Ben Levin returns a serve in practice. Levin is only in his second year of competitive tennis, but he is already playing at the No. 1 singles position for the Kewpies.
Missouri quarterback Blaine Gabbert stands in the pocket and looks downfield for an open receiver during the Black & Gold Game Saturday. Gabbert completed 9 of 17 passes for 93 yards and one interception.
Defensive back Munir Prince, center, tackles running back Shawn Scott during the Black & Gold Game on Saturday. The Missouri defense held the offense to one touchdown in its 68-40 victory.
April 17, 2009
From left, Ian Thomas, PedNet Coalition executive director, holds the ribbon with Sen. Christopher "Kit" Bond, Kevin Mills, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy representative, and Mayor Darwin Hindman. The ribbon cutting celebrated Healthy Kids, Healthy Columbia and GetAbout Columbia at the new MKT Trail Plaza at the intersection of Stewart and Providence roads.
Sen. Christopher "Kit" Bond, R-Mo., greets West Boulevard Elementary School first-grader Harmony Houg, 6, as she gets off the school bus on Pershing Street on Friday. Bond walked a group of students through Again Street Park to West Boulevard Elementary as part of the Walking School Bus project.