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2018 Glow of the Garden benefitting the Samaritan Center

2018 Glow of the Garden benefitting the Samaritan Center
(Photo by Stephanie Sidoti) Auctioneer Bill Gratz, center right, calls out bids placed on a plate of baklava held by Mayor Carrie Tergin, center left, during the live auction portion of the Glow of the Garden fundraiser for the Samaritan Center. Representative Jay Barnes, right, and Logan Gratz, left, help watch for bids as event attendees raise their bid numbers.
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Ice Cream Splash 2018

2018 Ice Cream Splash
(Photo by Mark Wilson) Hannah Amend and Alyssa Miller enjoy their ice cream during the fourth annual Ice Cream Splash tasting festival July 13 in downtown Jefferson City. Proceeds from the event go towards funding the Jefferson City Cultural Arts Foundation's new project.
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Power of the Purse 2018

Power of the Purse 2018
(Photo by Emil Lippe) A Kate Spade purse sits on display in the "new" section of the purses during a silent auction at the Power of the Purse fundraiser June 26 at the Jefferson City Country Club.
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In the Park After Dark, “Grease”

In the Park, After Dark: "Grease"
(Photo by Emil Lippe) Attendees settle in to the ampitheatre before the showing of “Grease” as a part of the In the Park, After Dark event July 21 at Ellis-Porter Riverside Park hosted by Capitol City Cinema.
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Empty Bowls 2018

Empty Bowls 2018
(Photo by Julie Smith) Ashley Ray, at right, and Shawna Blight, each try to settle on a bowl while waiting in line to get soup. They were really impressed at the choice of painted soup bowls and had a hard time deciding on one. The pair work in downtown Jefferson City and were just a couple of several who attended Tuesday's third annual Empty Bowls fundraiser for The Salvation Army Center of Hope.
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Jefferson City Jaycees Cole County Fair 2018

Jefferson City Jaycees Cole County Fair 2018
(Photo by Stephanie Sidoti) Samantha Smith races back through the mud after circiling the third barrel in the Ozark Rodeo Association Rodeo open barrel racing event at the Cole County Fair held July 31 at the Jefferson City Jaycees Fairgrounds.
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Kyle’s 5K

Kyle's 5K
(Photo by Sally Ince) Lane Smart, 2, enjoys a slice of watermelon with his mom, Amber Smart, at the Kyle's Summer Classic 5K Run/Walk on July 21. Runners and spectators were given bagels, popsickles and watermelon after the race to help cool down in the warm weather. The 5K is in remembrance of Kyle Billington, a local runner and Jeff City Road Runner Club member, who passed away in a car accident in 2006.
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Kick in the Sticks 2018

Kick in the Sticks 2018
(Photo by Sally Ince) Jason Sneller and his son, Jaxon Sneller, smile Aug. 11 before seventh annual Kick in the Sticks trail race began at Binder Park. Participants had the option to run or walk the 1.2, 3.5 or 7.5 mile trails through the woods. Funds raised at the event went toward supporting the Rotaracts service partners, The HALO Foundation and Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri.
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Piccadilly in White 2018

Piccadilly in White 2018
(Photo by Sally Ince) Phil Stiles thanks the crowd after he won the Service of the Year award during the fifth annual Piccadilly in White event. Stiles was awarded for his work as program manager of special events.
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