October 27, 2011
Ian Patterson, a senior kicker at Rock Bridge High School, coaches himself at practice away from his teammates. Although scholarship opportunities are few and far between for Division I kickers, Patterson remains hopeful that his skill, discovered at an early age and cultivated through private lessons and hard work, will provide an opportunity to kick at the collegiate level.
October 25, 2011
Wayne and Susan Kreklow have combined for 748 wins during their two decades as volleyball coaches. They can reach 750 wins Saturday when Missouri plays at home against Oklahoma.
October 21, 2011
This is an excerpt from a July 17 security tape from a Columbia Police Department holding cell.
October 19, 2011
Senior pastor Amy Gearhart and coordinator of hospitality ministries Ann Merrifield explain the goals of Wednesday Night Live and the mission of the Missouri United Methodist Church.
October 18, 2011
Jay and Kim Fischer, owners of Fischer Farms Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze, have discovered that their farm has become more popular than they ever imagined. Jay was inspired by his grandfather to create the farm.
October 13, 2011
*Christina Lewis, an MU student, organized a protest inspired by the ongoing demonstration in front of Daniel Boone City Building. The Missourian asked the Occupy Mizzou protesters why they came and what the "99 percent" movement means to them.
As protests inspired by Occupy Wall Street in New York spread across the country and across the world, people are wondering just what the activists stand for.
October 7, 2011
October 3, 2011
Columbia couple Alvin and Debra Harris co-own and cut hair together at their shop, A Cut Above the Rest. The two have worked in the shop together for 17 years.
September 30, 2011
Some of Cindy Mustard's co-workers and friends shared their reflections on what Cindy has meant to them and to the community Sept. 29 at Voluntary Action Center.
September 28, 2011
The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri's mobile food pantry visited Ashland on Sept. 20. Church volunteers helped hand out food to dozens of families.
September 23, 2011
Ronda and Randy Thiessen, local farmers, grow 23 varieties of peaches on their farm in Franklin. This follows the basic process of how local produce makes its way from farm to market.
September 21, 2011
This is an excerpt from an Aug. 15 security tape from a Columbia Police Department holding cell. The officer shown pushing the man in the cell was fired Wednesday by Police Chief Ken Burton.
September 8, 2011
Terry Durham, a farmer at River Hills Harvest Elderberry Farm in Hartsburg, discusses elderberries.
September 7, 2011
Watch an interview with Sangeeta Shastry, the Missourian reporter who covered the Kraig Kahler trial in Kansas.
August 29, 2011
James Kraig Kahler leaves the courthouse in Lyndon, Kan., after being sentenced to death Monday in the 2009 slayings of his wife, two teenage daughters and wife's grandmother.
August 16, 2011
Carol Leigh is the owner of Hillcreek Fiber Studio. Established in 1982, the outlet has since served as a marker for the importance of traditional weaving and dyeing both to customers and students who come seeking knowledge about weaving, spinning and dyeing. The studio has been producing hand-made fabrics for 29 years.
Mark June, a well-known and respected member of the trapping community, talks about what trapping means to those who take part in it, what it's like to go trapping and why he makes his living in the trapping business at the National Trapper Association Convention at the Boone County Fairgrounds. The convention ran Thursday through Saturday last week.
August 11, 2011
Claudia Knudten grew up in the suburbs of Chicago but now finds peace in rural Millersburg with a quirky collection of chicken companions.
July 29, 2011
Columbia pilot Gary Whitby flies his hot air balloon in the California Balloon Invitational. The "Hare and Hound" competition sends his crew on a balloon chase through rural Missouri.