Hickman football

Liberty Blue Jay football players tackle a Hickman player as he attempts to cross the goal line for a touchdown on Friday night at Hickman High School.

Hickman football loses season opener

Josh Williams, left, and Drew Gieseke, center, get in position before a play on Friday night at Hickman High School in a game against the Liberty Blue Jays. Hickman lost 34-10.

Rock Bridge Football

Rock Bridge senior cornerback Jaimonte Cooper makes a tackle on Lee's Summit North quarterback Pete Haggard during a failed fake-extra point attempt after Lee's Summit scored the first touchdown of the game.

Gregory Warren Morton

Gregory Warren Morton is a suspect in the death of Mitchell W. Kemp

Bank robbery

From left, Columbia police officers Lieutenant Diane Bernhard, officer John Gordon, and Sergeant Will Green survey the scene after a robbery at Boone County National Bank on Broadway on Friday afternoon. The suspect, described as a 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-8 thin white male, has not been apprehended.

Bank robbery suspect

In this image provided by the Columbia Police Department, the suspect in a robbery at Boone County National Bank is shown demanding money from a bank teller. The suspect is currently at large.

Jared Isaiah Healea

Jared Isaiah Healea died Thursday, Aug. 28, after being pulled from Stephens Lake.

Rosary advocate

Jennifer Holland said too many Catholic schools are teaching the mechanics of the rosary without the context.

Rosary in hand

Jennifer Holland, author of the book "Crown for Mary," prays her rosary every night before bed.

Assistant professor points to Tongue Drive System

Maysam Ghovanloo, a Georgia Tech assistant professor, points to a tiny magnet on graduate student Xueliang Huo's tongue. The device will turn Huo's tongue into a joystick that controls a wheelchair, and the team hopes it could help the disabled gain more mobility.

Student powers wheelchair with Tongue Drive System

Graduate student Xueliang Huo glides down a walkway in a wheelchair that's controlled by a tiny magnet glued to his tongue. He is helping develop a new system that turns the tongue into a joystick that controls wheelchairs and other electronics.

Missouri running back Derrick Washington

A sophomore, Derrick Washington replaces Tony Temple as Missouri’s No. 1 running back when No. 6-ranked Missouri plays No. 20 Illinois at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday in St. Louis.

Illinois quarterback Juice Williams

Junior quarterback Juice Williams enters his third season with the Illini.

MU men's basketball coach Mike Anderson

MU men's basketball coach Mike Anderson says his team's trip to Canada over the weekend will be a kind of vacation.

Hickman quarterback Matt Herman

First-year Kewpie starting quarterback Matt Herman, center, practices running Hickman’s new offense Tuesday afternoon. He’s the center of offensive coordinator Eric Thomas’ scheme.

Rock Bridge football player Trey Millard

Rock Bridge linebacker Trey Millard says he is ready for Friday night’s season opener against Lee's Summit North.

MU volleyball player Julianna Klein

Sophomore outside hitter Julianna Klein works on part of her rehab assignment in October 2007. Klein tore her ACL early last season, resulting in a medical redshirt.

Blue Note Convention

About 300 Columbia residents gathered at The Blue Note to cheer on Democratic nominee Barack Obama as he officially accepted his Presidential nomination.

Democratic Conv 2

Democratic presidential nominee, Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., gives his acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention in Denver on Thursday. Obama was the first to deliver an outdoor convention acceptance speech since Kennedy did so at the Los Angeles Coliseum in 1960.

Democratic National Convention 2

Democratic presidential nominee Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., waves before making his acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention in Denver on Thursday.