March 22, 2009
Norm Craig and Jeannine Craig, candidate for the Columbia School Board, speak to their great-grandson, James Craig, at the Boy Scouts Pack #733 pinewood derby at Shepard Boulevard Elementary School.
Greg Flippin, a school board candidate and a manager for Missouri Employers Mutual, helps make a paper cross with his children, Elizabeth, 9, and Alexander, 6, at Trinity Presbyterian Church. Flippin goes to the church every Wedndesday with his children and his wife, Diana.
Rickey Paulding, a 6-foot-5 guard on Missouri's 2003 team, scored 36 points and made nine 3-pointers against Marquette in the second round of that season's NCAA Tournament.
The eight candidates (seven shown) for the upcoming Columbia Board of Education election on April 7 answer questions posed by the Columbia chapter of the National Education Association at an open forum at the School District Administration Building in Columbia on Monday.
March 21, 2009
Marquette's Dominic James leaves the court on crutches after breaking his foot early in the first half of a loss to Connecticut on Feb. 25 in Milwaukee.
Missouri men's basketball coach Mike Anderson talks during a news conference Saturday in Boise, Idaho. Missouri will play Marquette on Sunday in a second-round men's NCAA college basketball tournament game.
Missouri's Mark Ellis celebrates his victory over Duke's Konrad Dudziak in the heavyweight championship at the NCAA wrestling championships March 21 in St. Louis.
From left, Linda Harlan stands by as Board of Education candidate Michelle Pruitt greets Kathleen Wells-Morgan, a teacher and member of the Columbia chapter of the National Education Association. They met after an open forum for the candidates of the upcoming board election organized by the NEA at the School District Administration Building in Columbia on Monday.
From left, Barbara Nobis of Paris, Mo., the owner of Grandma Barb’s Pies, sells home-baked goods to Mary Wozny of Columbia at the Columbia Farmers' Market. “I was here at 8 o’clock this morning to get some goodies,” Wozny said. “The fresh products — I love it.”
Joe and Corinne Remeike of Columbia buy Roma and Fireball tomato plants at the Columbia Farmers' Market on Saturday.
Therese Folsom, left, of Columbia tells her friend Diana Denman of Lupus, owner of Wolf’s Point Studio, about the birth of her 12th grandchild. “I know Diana from belly dancing classes,” Folsom said. Folsom is a regular at the Columbia Farmers' Market. “It’s ... a wonderful Saturday morning experience,” she said. “It’s just not a weekend without the farmers market.”
Joe Stutzman, a member of an Old Order Amish community from Jamesport, rolls up insulation on the site.
Adriana Cunningham helps clean up the site. Adriana's father, Harold Cunningham, is the president of the Boone County Fair Board.
Harold Cunningham, left, president of the Boone County Fair Board, and Raymond Yoder remove an outdoor light fixture.
Edward Bontrager, left, supervises as members of an Old Order Amish community from Jamesport, help move. About 40 volunteers total participated in the project, including 14 members of the Old Order Amish community.
A 22,000-square-foot building on the grounds of the Community at Old Hawthorne stands ready to be moved to the Boone County Fairgrounds on March 20. The building was donated by Billy Sapp to the Boone County Fairgrounds.
Leo Teel, a member emeritus of the Boone County Fair Board, oversees the dismantling of the building on the grounds of the Community at Old Hawthorne.
Innecco leads a prayer after he teaches the Gospel.
Alex Innecco, the director of music at the Missouri United Methodist Church, leads choir practice. Innecco, who grew up in Brazil, is participating in a music exchange program with the Fundacao Carlos Gomes in Brazil.
Noelle Lelakus holds her arabesque during practice with the Missouri Contemporary Ballet company at Orr Street Studio on Wednesday, March 4. Lelakus is in her first year with MCB.