November 29, 2013
Fans, friends and family gathered Friday to send off the Rock Bridge High School football team before the championship game in St. Louis. The team plays Blue Springs at 7:30 p.m. at the Edward Jones Dome.
Members of the Rock Bridge High School football team are greeted by supporters as they get ready to board a bus for the state championship game Friday at Cracker Barrel on Clark Lane. The team will face Blue Springs High School at 7:30pm at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis.
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel warms up before a football game against Mississippi State on Nov. 9, in College Station, Texas.
Missouri senior Max Copeland is preparing for his final game Saturday against Texas A&M. Copeland greeted fans Oct. 18 at Memorial Stadium after the Tigers defeated the University of Florida.
Matt Murrie and Andrew McHugh have developed the "What If...?" movement to open minds and stimulate curiosity. They typically work from the downtown incubator, a public collaborative space on East Walnut Street.
Justin Baker waves to the camera at the 2013 Central Area Spring Games Track and Field competition.
Becki Nation of Jackson rides with her MyTeam Triumph athletes running the Jackson Kiwanis Club's 5-kilometer race in early November. From left are Jill Eldridge, Jennifer Maroscher, Tiffiney Smith, Jamie Brothers and Elainna Froemsdorf.
Veterinarian Dawnetta Woodruff, center, talks with Annie Baker about her dog Pip,left, in Baker's home in St. Louis. Woodruff works for Lap of Love, a company that offers veterinary hospice and in home euthanasia for pets. Pip, a 12-year-old Papillon, has a heart murmur but is currently in decent health. Pip's owner, Baker, wanted to establish a relationship with Woodruff so when the time came for Pip she would be prepared.
November 28, 2013
Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson prepares to dunk the football after his 20-yard touchdown run during the third quarter of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers at Ford Field in Detroit on Thursday.
Local musician Brennus plays the violin in the dining room during Almeta Crayton's Everyone Eats on Thursday.
Volunteers serve Thanksgiving meals to guests at Almeta Crayton's Everyone Eats on Thursday.
Volunteers prepare to serve guests at Almeta Crayton's Everyone Eats on Thursday at Stephens College.
Volunteers helped serve guests — there were about 425 total — at Almeta Crayton's Everyone Eats on Thursday at Stephens College.
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith throws the ball during the second half of an NFL football game in Kansas City on Sunday.
The cover of Tiger Kickoff for Missouri's game against Texas A&M.
David Wallace checks the slide of a brass trumpet for dents and rough spots in his home Nov. 6. Wallace has been collecting and restoring instruments, mostly brass, for a year.
David Wallace shows off a brass horn from the 1920s at his home in Columbia. The horn, manufactured in Philadelphia, is the oldest instrument in Wallace's collection.
A keyboard from a church organ sits on a workbench in David Wallace's garage. The organ, which came from a church in Rocheport, was missing a strip of leather from its bellows, and the felt seals around the pipes had been chewed away by mice.
Cheryl Dake sells vintage clothes, hats and other accessories at her booth at The Market Place on Oct. 10. Dake's personal collection, which is not for sale, includes a range of items such as hats, 100-year-old baskets and many Sue Gerard pottery pieces.
Cheryl Dake displays part of her personal pottery collection at her booth at The Market Place on Oct. 10. Dake has collected at least 25 Sue Gerard pottery pieces.