Dec. 12, 2017
On those days when rush hour traffic drives you mad, try playing 'Burnout Paradise.'
Missouri freshman forward Justin Safford struggles to keep the ball in bounds while evading Western Illinois freshman forward James Granstra’s pursuit in November at Mizzou Arena. Coach Mike Anderson said he was satisfied with Safford’s performance Wednesday after the team lost five players to suspension.
Football coach Gary Pinkel receives the Field Scovell Trophy on Wednesday from the Tigers’ 2008 AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic victory in Mizzou Arena.
Former Arkansas governor and presidential candidate Mike Huckabee reacts to Florida primary results Tuesday evening at the Drury Inn and Suites Convention Center in St. Louis. Huckabee is campaigning in Missouri.
Freshman forward Justin Safford and junior guard Matt Lawrence attempt to block Nebraska freshman guard Cookie Miller on Wednesday at Mizzou Arena. The Tigers managed to keep the game close, despite having only seven players on the bench. MU lost the game 66-62.
Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, addresses the U.S. health care system at Des Moines Area Community College during the Iowa caucuses in January. Paul is working to attract student voters and has much support around Missouri.
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani speaks to supporters in December at the Columbia Holiday Inn Executive Center. Giuliani dropped out of the Republican presidential race Wednesday after finishing third in the Florida primaries.
Self-employed handyman Ryan Kanavich takes his time while lining up his putt on Sunday. Kanavich tees off every day and invites anyone who is interested in playing.
Disc golfer Stan Balke, who is also a registered nurse, got some time off to pursue his passion of disc golf Saturday in Albert-Oakland Park.
Disc golfer Brett Chaney prepares on a practice hole on Saturday in Albert-Oakland Park. Chaney participated in the Columbia Disc Golf Club Ice Bowl on Saturday and then played a round at his friend's personal course on Sunday.
Disc golfer David Kennon throws a disc as he takes a day off to play some disc golf on Saturday in Albert-Oakland Park. Kennon works at Columbia Housing Authority and said he was eager to play.
Rock Bridge High School student Steffan McCurley shoots for par on Saturday's Columbia Disc Golf Club Ice Bowl fundraiser at Albert-Oakland Park. Nearly 70 people attended.
College Democrats of Missouri President Nate Kennedy speaks at the first College Democrats meeting of the semester on Wednesday in Strickland Hall. Kennedy was optimistic about the prospects for Missouri Democrats in 2008.
Books and other historical documents fill the archives of the Missouri State Historical Society’s storage facilities in Ellis Library. The society needs $25 million to move the archives to a larger location.
Seniors Jessica Kohl and Felicia Hollis talk about colorism in relationships Thursday in Jesse Wrench Auditorium. Turnout at the open forum sponsored by Sigma Lambda Gamma sorority was affected by the inclement weather.
Journalism professor Charles Davis speaks at Chancellor Brady Deaton's Pentagon Papers forum Wednesday in Ellis Auditorium. MU professors led the discussion about the history and current problems posed by the 1970 leak of the classified documents.
Beta Upsilon Chi fraternity President Allan Thompson and worship leader Micah Ancheta prepare other fraternity members for worship. The fraternity sponsored its weekly meeting Sunday night in the A.P. Green Chapel to welcome prospective new members.
Former Sen. John Edwards, D-N.C., makes a public appearance at the Fraternal Order of the Eagle Banquet Hall on Tuesday in Jefferson City. Edwards dropped out of the presidential race Wednesday after failing to win a single state's nominating contest.
Missouri Students Association President Jim Kelley speaks with MSA Vice President Chelsea Johnson at the MSA Senate meeting Wednesday in Stotler Lounge. Kelley and Johnson were sworn in at the meeting.
Missouri House Budget Committee passed a bill to use funding from the Lewis and Clark Discovery Initiative to help finance the construction of the new Ellis Fischel Cancer Center.