The Maneater

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Sep. 18, 2019

Local artist David Spear showcases his paintings at the Columbia Festival of the Arts on Saturday in front of the Boone County Courthouse. Spear was commissioned for the Roots 'N Blues 'N BBQ Festival and also has art hanging in Memorial Union.

Freshmen Quinten Roberson and Cameron Williams and sophomore Chimereze Oji grab burritos catered by Chipotle during the MUTV/Channel 22 Launch Party on Monday in Memorial Union. MUTV launched its new season of original programming during the event.

Democratic supporters pack into Kayotea to watch the first presidential debate between presidential candidates John McCain and Barack Obama on Friday. A Republican watch party was also held in Columbia.

Ten-year-old Brooke Kempf wades into the fountain at Flat Branch Park following the Moo-Dah Parade on Saturday. The parade promoted artistic creativity within the Columbia community.

A variety of characters set off at the start of the Moo-Dah Parade on Cherry Street on Saturday afternoon. The parade began in Flat Branch Park, made a loop around downtown Columbia and ended back in the park.

Johanna Cox-Littrell looks back at her 2-year-old son, Liam, on Cherry Street during the Moo-Dah Parade. The Littrell family was marching in the parade with the Columbia Montessori School.

First National Bank employees perform with umbrellas outside the YouZeum on Saturday during the Moo-Dah Parade. The group won movie passes to the Forum 8 Cinema for its showing in the parade.

Columbia residents Tim and Gina Overshiner dress as Beverly Hillbillies for the Moo-Dah Parade on Saturday. The Overshiners rode bikes in the parade along with their children.

Matt Dreier and Mike Denehy rest in Flat Branch Park after removing parts of their cow costumes at the end of the Moo-Dah Parade on Saturday.

Senior pitcher Stacy Delaney delivers in the first inning against Meramec, the second game in a doubleheader Saturday afternoon at University Field. Delaney and the rest of the Tigers' pitching staff dominated, striking out 24 batters without surrendering a run in either contest.

Piles of used tires wait to be loaded onto trucks Saturday afternoon at Reactor Field as part of a tire and electronics recycling drive. For a small fee, Columbia residents could dispose of unwanted items in the effort led by the Mid-Missouri Solid Waste Management District.

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Junior Megan Wilson spikes the ball past Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville seniors Kelsey Hubert and Mallory Clements on Saturday at the Hearnes Center. Wilson had six kills in Missouri's 3-0 win.

Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder, Libertarian nominee Teddy Fleck and Democratic nominee Sam Page participate in a Sept. 12 forum at the Stoney Creek Inn in Columbia. Constitution Party nominee James Rensing did not attend the forum.

MU students Tracy Edwards and Jaylyn Salmons attempt to remove graffiti from an alley near Seventh Street on Saturday. Karis Community Church sponsored the cleanup to prepare for the Roots 'N Blues 'N BBQ Festival next weekend.

Sophomore Catie Wilson rises to hit the ball against Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville on Saturday at te Hearnes Center. The Tigers won the match 3-0 with game scores of 25-8, 25-21 and 25-22.

Sophomore outside hitter Julianna Klein directs the ball past Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville senior Samantha Schulte and sophomore Sydney Winslow on Saturday at the Hearnes Center. Klein led the Tigers with 11 kills.

Junior Lei Wang and sophomore Weiwen Wang go up for a block against Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville sophomore Sydney Winslow on Saturday at the Hearnes Center. The Tigers improved to 7-6 for the season.

Junior Megan Wilson spikes the ball past Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville seniors Kelsey Hubert and Mallory Clements on Saturday at the Hearnes Center. Wilson had six kills in MU's 3-0 win.

Junior third-baseman Gina Schneider smashes a single against North Central Missouri College on Saturday. The Tigers defeated NCC 15-0 and Meramec 14-0 in the second game of a doubleheader at University Field.