Today is the 50th anniversary of KU alumnus Wilt Chamberlain’s 100-point NBA game.
We talk to the player, Joe Ruklick, who got the assist on the awe-inspiring 100th. In Sports, Page 1B
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Local artist will neither kill nor display chickens By Chad Lawhorn firstname.lastname@example.org
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JOYCE BARKLEY SITS THURSDAY near what’s left of her barn and outbuildings on Woodson Road in southern Douglas County. Tuesday night’s EF-0 tornado, with 65 mph to 85 mph winds, damaged or destroyed many structures in the area.
Forget about a chicken in every pot. There won’t even be a chicken in every coop in Lawrence. The local artist who created a controversy by proposing a Lawrence art project that would end with a public slaughtering of chickens — to create a point about how disconnected consumers are from their food sources — has announced new plans for the project. The new plans include a lot fewer, well, chickens. Actually, no chickens will be a part of the project. Artist Amber Hansen, who won a grant for the art project through the Please see ARTIST, page 2A
It wasn’t just high wind — an EF-0 twister tore through southern Douglas County By George Diepenbrock email@example.com
The National Weather Service has determined an EF-0 tornado struck parts of southern Douglas County and damaged buildings south of Globe and Worden. Meteorologist Matt Wolters said Douglas County emergency management officials completed a damage report
Wednesday as property owners were able to inspect things in the daylight. An EF-0 tornado Damage was reported is the weakest catthree miles southeast of egory of a tornado Globe, and the National with winds between Weather Service deter65 mph and 85 mph. mined the path of the tornado was from four miles south of Globe in northern Franklin lasted from 10:06 p.m. County to 1.5 miles south Tuesday to 10:11 p.m. of Worden in Douglas “Several barns were County. The tornado damaged or destroyed
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with large trees uprooted, based on a description of the damage,” he said. Joyce Barkley, who lives in the area went to bed about 10 p.m. Tuesday and heard the wind pick up outside. “I got up to go to the basement, and by the time I hit the stairway, the storm, it was done. The noise was gone,” she said.
Barkley returned to bed. “I got up the next morning and looked outside and everything was gone,” she said. The storm had done severe damage to her barn, but she was glad no one was hurt and that her house and neighbors’ homes were spared. Wolters said an EF-0 Please see TORNADO, page 2A
Dental-related ER visits on the rise at LMH, nationally By Karrey Britt firstname.lastname@example.org
Toothaches and other dental problems caused at least 17,500 emergency room visits in Kansas in 2010, according to a national report released this week by the Pew Center on the States. The number is likely significantly higher because 30 of the state’s 142 hospitals did not provide data on dental-related ER visits. Dr. Toni Reynolds, who works in the emergency room at Law-
rence Memorial Hospital, said the numbers are not surprising. “It’s a common problem. I’ve seen it everywhere I’ve ever worked,” she said of dental emergencies. Among the common problems are pain from cavities and tooth abscess. She said health care professionals can provide pain relief and antibiotics in the ER, but they can’t pull teeth. “We can provide kind of a bridge until they can get to a dentist. They still need to see a dentist for definitive care,” she said. Last year, there were 488 ER
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visits at LMH with a principal diagnosis of a dental problem, up 50 percent from 325 in 2006. One patient was hospitalized last year and two were hospitalized in 2010. Reynolds said typically people with dental issues show up in the ER because they can’t find care and they just can’t take the pain anymore. A Pew report, “A Costly Den-
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tal Destination,” estimates that across the country, preventable dental conditions were the primary reason for 830,590 ER visits in 2009, up 16 percent from 2006. It’s concerning because of:
Costs. Emergency rooms are the most expensive places to receive care, and taxpayers pick up most of the tab through Medicaid and other public programs. The average cost of a Medicaid enrollee’s inpatient hospital treatment for dental problems is nearly 10 times more expensive than
Bullet the cat with Kayse Aschenbrenner on June 8, 2011, at the Lawrence Humane Society.
Defendant acquitted in cat case By George Diepenbrock email@example.com
A Lawrence Municipal Court judge Thursday acquitted a man who was accused of shooting a stray cat last year. Judge Scott Miller found Jimmy R. Wilkins not guilty of misdemeanor charges of animal cruelty and discharging a firearm in the city limits after a more than two-hour trial. “He’s very happy because he feels that he had
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DEATHS ROBERT CORY STOFFERS Robert Cory Stoffers, 40, Tonganoxie, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Sat-
urday at the Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
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Andy Warhol Foundation for Visual Arts, said she now plans to display an empty chicken coop at various places around Lawrence, beginning on March 30. The show will end on April 21 at the Percolator art gallery, 913 R.I. Local chefs will share and prepare some food with the community, but Hansen stressed she has abandoned her original plan of serving a chicken noodle dinner made from chickens slaughtered as part of the art project. “Chickens will not be displayed, nor slaughtered and eaten as part of the project,” Hansen wrote on her blog. “Instead, a handful of invited speakers will share stories about their experience caring for chickens with an open discussion to follow.”
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a fair shake,” defense attorney Hatem Chahine said. “From the beginning he’s denied he was ever involved in the shooting.” Prosecutors and police had accused Wilkins of shooting the 2-year-old cat — later named Bullet at the Lawrence Humane Society — after the cat was found in a trap at a mobile home park in the 100 block of Michigan Street. Lawrence police said animal control officers rescued the cat after it was shot twice on May 29, 2011, and officers had also said a witness alleged he heard a neighbor shoot what sounded like a gun earlier in the day.
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the cost of preventive care delivered in a dentist’s office.
Treatment. Emergency rooms are just a temporary fix and unlikely to provide lasting relief to the underlying oral health issue. Often these patients end up back in the ER. According to the report, the problem is a lack of dentists who accept Medicaid patients, and then that problem is exacerbated by a dental shortage. In Kansas:
93 of the 105 Kansas counties do not have enough dentists to serve their residents.
12 Kansas counties have no dentist at all.
60 counties don’t have enough dentists who accept Medicaid or help the uninsured — and Douglas County is one of them. There are about 60 licensed dentists in the county; of those, only about two dozen are registered to accept the approximately 9,000 Douglas County residents on Medicaid. But few of these dentists do. The Douglas County
Sticker Shock program aimed at liquor buyers Initiative tries to curb buying booze for minors By George Diepenbrock firstname.lastname@example.org
Many packages of beer, wine coolers and other alcoholic drinks purchased in Lawrence this weekend will come with an extra warning label. “Think. If you buy them booze, you can lose,” the red stickers will alert anyone 21 or older about the legal consequences of providing alcohol to minors. “It’s a small step toward our main goal to prevent it completely,” said Tommy Kitchen, a Lawrence High senior and member of the Lawrence Youth Coalition, which will place the stickers on cases at several Lawrence-area liquor, grocery and convenience stores. It’s the second year in a row Lawrence High and Free State High School students will participate in the Sticker Shock event. The stickers remind adults they could face fines up to $1,000 and up to one year in jail for violating social
Earlier this week, Hansen told the JournalWorld the project would be changed to comply with a City Hall interpretation that the public slaughtering would violate the city’s animal cruelty code. Hansen also was notified of several regulations she would have to meet even if she wanted to keep chickens on a piece of private property as part of the exhibit. Hansen’s project, titled “The Story of Chickens: A Revolution,” has drawn concern from Lawrence’s Compassion for All Animals Group, and from a group called United Poultry Concerns. Hansen potentially could have faced a fine of up to $1,000 or six months in jail for violating the city’s animal cruelty ordiCONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A nance.
— City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at Twitter.com/clawhorn_ljw
But Chahine said the city did not present evidence showing what type of ammunition the cat was shot with. “My client denied the whole time he ever even owned a weapon,” he said, adding that police never recovered a weapon. The defense presented evidence that Wilkins and his family have treated animals humanely, and Chahine said traps were set for stray cats in the area but that the family would either donate the animals to the humane society or free them at an area lake. According to the humane society, Bullet recovered from his injuries, and a family later adopted him. — Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at Twitter.com/gdiepenbrock.
The vast majority of people that we see kind of operate in crisis mode.”
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tornado is the weakest category of a tornado with winds between 65 mph and 85 mph. Darlene Schwarz, who drives a school bus for the Baldwin City school district, noticed damage on her route Wednesday that included a tree on the road in one area and damage to barns, other buildings, a roof on a home and a breezeway and garage on a new home under construction. “You could tell a tornado or something went through there,” Schwarz said. Douglas County Emergency Management Director Teri Smith said most of the damage was tippedover farm machinery and blown-off shingles. She said a mobile home in the area was destroyed, but officials have not confirmed if anyone was living in the home because no one was home when they checked on it.
PARTICIPATING STORES Stores participating this year include Alvin’s Wines & Spirits, at both 4000 W. Sixth St. and 905 Iowa; Checkers Foods, 2300 La.; Cork and Barrel, 2000 W. 23rd St. and 901 Miss.; Glass House Liquor, 2301 Wakarusa Drive; Harper Corner Liquor, 2200 Harper St.; all six Kwik Shop stores; Mass Beverage, 3131 Nieder Road; Mom and Pop’s Liquor, 1906 Mass.; Myers Liquor North, 1805 W. Second St.; On the Rocks, 1818 Mass.; Parkway Wine and Spirits, 3514 Clinton Parkway; Sawyers, 4811 Bob Billings Parkway; and University Liquor, 3300 Bob Billings Parkway. hosting laws, which includes providing a place for someone underage to drink or buying alcohol for them. “It sends the message that breaking the law is acceptable,” Lawrence Police Chief Tarik Khatib said in a statement. “Both may lead to tragic consequences.” Jen Jordan, a member of the Draw the Line Lawrence coalition, formerly the New Tradition Coalition, said the students and adult volunteers will place stickers on items at dif-
Smith said the February storm was a good reminder about being prepared for severe weather — always. “Take the time now to have a plan, make a kit, and be informed and know what to do before, during and after,” Smith said. Gov. Sam Brownback on Thursday declared a disaster emergency in 19 counties, including Douglas, hit this week by the violent weather, including the storm that spawned a deadly tornado in the eastern Kansas town of Harveyville. The governor’s disaster declaration brings the state into the response to the storms. Brownback had already declared of a state of emergency Tuesday night in Wabaunsee County after the tornado hit Harveyville. But other areas also had damaging winds, hail and tornadoes. In addition to Wabaunsee and Douglas counties, the new declaration covers: Butler, Chautauqua, Coffey, Cowley, Crawford, Franklin, Harper, Kingman,
ferent stores across Lawrence on Saturday morning. The first year was successful in Lawrence, and other communities across the state are seeking to replicate the Sticker Shock event. “I had a lot of people who saw the stickers last year who commented on them,” said Jordan, director of prevention at DCCCA Inc. “I’d like to think that we made a difference.” Diane Ash, Lawrence High’s Youth Coalition coordinator, said four more stores are participating this year than did in 2011. Students contacted every business in town that serves beer or alcohol but not all wanted to participate, she said. Jordan said according to a 2010 Communities That Care survey, 44 percent of high school seniors in Lawrence reported drinking alcohol at least once the previous month and 30 percent of those acknowledged someone older than 21 provided the alcohol. — Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at Twitter.com/gdiepenbrock.
Labette, Leavenworth, Marion, Montgomery, McPherson, Reno, Republic, Sumner and Wilson counties. The storm that rolled through the area was part of the same system that produced a tornado that damaged Harveyville, Wolters said. Kansas officials said Thursday that one man had died from injuries he suffered in Harveyville. The Kansas Adjutant General’s Office said in a statement Thursday morning: “Richard D. Slade, 53, was airlifted to Stormont-Vail Emergency and Trauma Center in Topeka Tuesday night after being pulled from the wreckage of his home. He remained in critical condition and the decision was made Wednesday afternoon to take him off life support. Slade passed away Wednesday evening.” — Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at Twitter.com/gdiepenbrock. — Senior photographer Richard Gwin and The Associated Press contributed to this story.
2012 warmer, wetter than usual By Shaun Hittle email@example.com
It probably comes as little surprise to anyone in Lawrence that it’s been warmer than usual the past few months. — Julie Branstrom, executive Recent numbers prodirector of the Douglas County vided by the Kansas State Dental Clinic Climatologist’s Office show that average temperatures Dental Clinic, 315 Maine, from December, January is one of the few. It pro- and February are several vides care for about 1,300 degrees above normal. Medicaid patients annually. Julie Branstrom, executive director of the dental clinic, said there is an eight-week wait for an HARRISBURG, ILL. (AP) — appointment at the clinic. Crews cleared splintered She said it leaves several plywood and smashed apappointments open for pliances from small-town emergencies and they typneighborhoods Thursically are filled. day, a day after tornadoes “The vast majority of killed 13 people in the Midpeople that we see kind west and South. But the of operate in crisis mode,” forecast held a menacing she said. possibility: More twisters The problem is that may be coming, and they they aren’t able to opercould be even stronger. ate 24/7. She said people Damaged communities have come banging on tried to take advantage the clinic’s door when of the brief break in the they are closed seeking weather, mindful of one care because they are in meteorologist’s warning so much pain, and her that by today, both regions only option is to send would again be “right in them to the ER. the bull’s eye.” Skies were sunny in the — Health reporter Karrey Britt can be southern Illinois commureached at 832-7190. Britt’s health blog nity of Harrisburg, where can be found at WellCommons.com, and Darrell Osman was back follow her at Twitter.com/WellCommons. in the rubble of his dead mother’s home, trying
Here’s a look at this year’s average temperatures and how they rank since 1909:
December 2011: 37.9 degrees, or 4.3 degrees above average; 20th warmest.
January: 33.9 degrees, or 4.1 degrees above average; 21st warmest.
February: 37.7 degrees, or 2.9 degrees above average; 33rd warmest. Precipitation numbers
also show 2012 to be a weather oddity compared with historical numbers. While January saw just .01 inch of precipitation — an inch below normal — February proved to be much wetter than normal, registering 3.1 inches of precipitation, 1.5 inches above normal. — Reporter Shaun Hittle can be reached at 832-7173. Follow him at Twitter.com/shaunhittle.
More violent weather in forecast to salvage whatever he could. When he arrived, a neighbor handed him his mother’s wallet, which the twister had dropped in a truck near her home. He couldn’t help but think of the pain that would be inflicted if another twister hit Harrisburg, a town of 9,000 where six people died. “On a personal level, I think I’ve been hit as hard as I can be hit, but it would be disheartening for this community,” Osman said. National Weather Service meteorologist Beverly Poole said severe storms are expected to roll through the region again after midnight Thursday and linger into early today, possibly bringing hail and rain.
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BRIEFLY 2 area men die in murder-suicide Two men died Wednesday night west of Lansing after an apparent murder-suicide, Leavenworth County Undersheriff Ron Cranor said. Cranor said that about 8:30 p.m. 32-year-old Kenneth McClellan, of Leavenworth, forced his way into a home in the 25000 block of 164th Street. Once in the living room, McClellan shot one resident in the chest with a handgun. Cranor said 66-year-old John J. O’Brien died at the scene. Officers think the suspect, McClellan, was looking for O’Brien’s daughter, who also lived at the home. Cranor said investigators think the two had a relationship that has been estranged for some time. She had met him about four years ago. O’Brien’s wife, Benita, 57, fled the house without any physical injuries. The couple’s daughter, 39-year-old Stacy O’Brien, suffered a head injury when she was struck with the gun, Cranor said, but she then fled the house. She was treated and released from an area hospital. The suspect was found dead at the scene, the undersheriff said. “He had apparently shot himself outside the residence,” Cranor said.
Judge to allow text messages in trial GREAT BEND — Text messages between a 38-year-old Kansas man and a 14-year-old girl he’s accused of killing will be allowed as evidence in his murder trial later this month. Lawyers for Adam Longoria wanted to exclude dozens of text messages he exchanged with Alicia DeBolt after they met at a party in Great Bend. DeBolt’s burned body was found in August 2010 at a Barton County asphalt plant where Longoria worked. Longoria’s trial is scheduled for March 26.
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LAWRENCE HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS SWAY as they sing the school Alma Mater before Thursday night’s Lawrence Lions sub-state home game against Olathe East. LHS lost 50-46. For more on the game, see page 1B.
Lender seeks ownership of athletic club Attorney says Lawrence Athletic Club’s several hundred members should not worry that A default on a $2.4 the exercise facility is planning to close.
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million loan has created questions about the future of one of the city’s larger athletic clubs and exercise facilities. Meritrust Credit Union has filed a petition in Douglas County District Court seeking a legal ruling declaring the credit union now owns the real estate, equipment and all other business interests of the Lawrence Athletic Club, 3201 Mesa Way.
An attorney for Wichita-based Meritrust confirmed the credit union is seeking ownership of the club after longtime LAC owner Rick Sells and his corporation Junkyard’s Jym defaulted on a $2.4 million note. But the attorney said the club’s several hundred members should not worry the exercise facility is planning to close.
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“I’m confident that everybody involved wants all the people who are working out there to be able to continue working out there without interruption,” said Eric Bruce, an attorney for Meritrust. “Nobody wants to cause problems for anybody who is a member of the organization.” According to the filing, it appears Sells
has agreed to turn the property and the business over to Meritrust. The filing states “Junkyard’s Jym, Inc. has quitclaimed its interests in the subject property to the credit union.” Sells did not return phone calls seeking comment, and an attempt to reach a manager of the club, which was open on Thursday, was not successful. It isn’t clear whether Sells remains involved in the management and opPlease see CLUB, page 4A
TOPEKA — Frustrated parents, reduced education budgets and legislators converged Thursday over the issue of trying to help students with dyslexia. Sen. Steve Abrams, RArkansas City, said he knew of instances where students were diagnosed with dyslexia, and then when the parents met with teachers and administrators they were told the student didn’t need additional help. “That is extremely frustrating for these parents. They feel like LEGISLATURE they are being ignored,” Abrams said. Dyslexia is a learning disorder that makes it difficult to read. Abrams has introduced Senate Bill 410, which would require schools to increase screening to identify students with dyslexia and provide instruction for those children. But Colleen Riley, who is the director of special education services for the Kansas Department of Education, said schools are doing a good job in the area of training teachers to helping students who are dyslexic. “The structures we do Please see DYSLEXIA, page 4A
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State parks official defends plan to charge seniors for permits By Scott Rothschild firstname.lastname@example.org
TOPEKA — Robin Jennison, Kansas Secretary of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism, is trying to find the right bait to get the Legislature to bite on a proposal to charge senior citizens for fishing and hunting permits. Kansans who are 65 and older are currently exempt from paying for hunting and fishing fees. The annual permits cost $20.50 each. At the start of the legislative session, Jennison, who is facing a funding crisis in maintaining state parks, initially proposed removing the fee exemptions for people 65 or older. That caused a public outcry. On Thursday, Jennison tried to soften the blow. He said the agency was now considering a proposal that would give seniors the option of paying for an annual half-price license or purchasing a senior pass, which could cost $50 and be good for
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eration of the club. Bruce was guarded in his comments about the matter, but said to the best of his knowledge Sells was still involved in managing the club. As for the ownership issue, Bruce said the court filing was an attempt to ensure no other parties had a legitimate claim to the property or business. The legal filing indicated other parties may try to
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have in place adequately do take care of our students,” Riley said. She said the system could always improve, however. “If there is a way to work with these parents, we have got to do that,” said Chairwoman Jean Schodorf, R-Wichita. Riley said requirements under the bill would increase the costs to school districts by millions of dollars statewide. Meanwhile, the Legislature and Gov. Sam Brownback have
the lifetime of the holder. “We are trying to be fair,” Jennison told the Senate Natural Resources Committee. Committee members voiced support for Jennison in trying to reach a compromise, but also noted the idea of charging LEGISLATURE seniors was politically difficult. “This bill has an uphill battle,” said Sen. Mark Taddiken, R-Clifton. Committee Chairman Ralph Ostmeyer, RGrinnell, said when he explains to constituents, who are angry about the proposal, that it is needed to maintain parks facilities, “I think it mellows them down. It doesn’t put the fire out.” Jennison said he doesn’t think it’s unfair to charge seniors. He noted that probably 90 percent of the people who fish at Lake Perry are seniors. Jennison said the agency is in a difficult posi-
tion because it doesn’t get state tax dollars and is in need of funds for major repairs and maintenance at several parks. When he tells people who call him about this issue, they understand, he said. “Anybody that loves the outdoors, when they understand the issue, they do not have a problem with this at all,” he said. The Kansas State Rifle Association, Silverhaired Legislature and the Kansas Areas on Aging Association oppose repealing the exemption for seniors regarding the payment of license fees for hunting and fishing. But Spencer Tomb, a retiree from Manhattan, spoke in favor of charging seniors. He said the license fees are only small parts of the overall costs of hunting and fishing. And, he said, with people living longer and being more active in retirement, the exemptions for seniors were costing the state a lot of money.
make a claim on the property, including the Lawrence real estate company The Caspian Group. The Caspian Group, which is led by longtime Lawrence landlord George Paley, won in August a nearly $400,000 judgment against Junkyard’s Jym in Douglas County District Court. That ruling stemmed from a lease dispute at 1202 E. 23rd Street, which housed Lawrence Athletic Club East before it shut down. Shortly after the August ruling, Sells filed for bankruptcy protection. At the
time, Sells told the Journal World he did not believe the ruling or his bankruptcy would impact his ability to keep the club open. Bruce indicated that Meritrust would begin seeking a new owner for the facility once it has clear title to the property and business. “If this goes as we want it to, we won’t own it and somebody else will,” Bruce said. “Meritrust is a credit union. It doesn’t want to own a gym.”
not provided any professional funding for training teachers about dyslexia. School disWagle tricts have had to dip into other areas to pay for the training, Riley said. Sen. Susan Wagle, RWichita, however, said there are a number of parents involved with their school district who aren’t getting the help they need for their children. Schodorf said the committee would decide next week on what to do with
Abrams’ bill. Linda Weinmaster, of Lawrence, talked with several committee members after the meeting, urging them to endorse intensive phonics instruction. Weinmaster said one of her children was wrongly thought by school officials to have a learning disability when he was young. “Nothing was wrong with him,” she said. “Like many other children, he was simply being disabled by ineffective reading curriculum and instructional methods.”
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Petition calls for more school funding TOPEKA — Several organizations have joined forces in a petition drive that calls for increased school funding and opposition to Gov. Sam Brownback’s proposed school finance overhaul. “The governor’s proposal before the Legislature is inadequate and threatens the state’s long tradition of giving every child a high-quality public education,” the groups said. The American Federation of Teachers-Kansas, Kansas Families for Education, and Kansans United in Voice & Spirit are circulating a petition that tells Brownback and the Legislature to help public schools. The monthlong petition drive is being called Kansas Madness in March. The petition cane be signed at www.ksmadness.com. Brownback has proposed a school finance overhaul that would eliminate state limits on local property taxes for education and junk a system of extra funding to educate children with specific needs. Brownback has said his proposal will give locals more say in education funding. Critics say it will create wider disparities between rich and poor districts.
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Dems seek to end corporate personhood TOPEKA — Democratic legislators on Thursday said they will introduce a resolution in the Legislature to urge Congress to pass a constitutional amendment aimed at abolishing “corporate personhood.” The proposal seeks to overturn a U.S. Supreme Court decision in Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission that says corporations have the same freedom of speech rights as people. “Corporations don’t live and breathe or go to war or rebuild after tornadoes,” said Senate Democratic Leader Anthony Hensley of Topeka. “They are simply not people and do not deserve the same rights as people.” The resolution urges Congress to pass a constitutional amendment to abolish corporate personhood by establishing that the term “person” refers only to naturally born persons. Sixteen state legislatures have introduced similar measures. “Citizens United is wrong because it confuses people with corporations and speech with money,” said state Sen. Tom Holland of Baldwin City, who is the ranking Democrat on the Senate tax committee.
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Are the city and Westar going to launch a program to replace streetlights with LED bulbs to save energy?
Chad Luce, Westar Energy’s manager for customer and community relations, provided this answer: Westar continues to examine and test alternatives, including LED, for streetlights the company leases to the city of Lawrence. In Lawrence, that includes more than 3,500 lights. While LEDs use less energy than the high-pressure sodium lights that are currently installed, it is tremendously costly to replace fixtures, ballasts and lamps. As LED costs continue to fall, they will be a viable consideration in the future.
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What’s your favorite way to spend a nice day outside? Asked on Massachusetts Street
Emily Burge, student, Lawrence “Taking my golden retriever on a walk by the river.”
Emily Bitticker, student, Lawrence “Sitting on the front porch, reading a book.”
Bethany Bullock, Baylor University student, Waco, Texas “Lay in a hammock.”
Tori Schaulis, student, Lawrence “Going running.”
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LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT A police report lists a second victim in an early Sunday morning fight at The Cave, 1200 Oread Ave., in which former Kansas University basketball player Marcus Morris and another man received battery citations. Kim Murphree, a Lawrence police spokeswoman, said the victim, a 24-year-old Lawrence man, reported being hit and knocked down during the altercation, injuring his hand. Earlier police said a male employee alleged he was punched by another man after a verbal dispute that turned physical. It was also alleged that another man punched the employee from behind. Morris, 22, and currently with the Houston Rockets, and Julius K. Harris, 23, of Philadelphia, received tickets for battery with notices to appear March 20 in Lawrence Municipal Court. • A 22-year-old Muscatine, Iowa, man reported to Lawrence police Saturday afternoon that he was robbed of his wallet early Saturday in the 900 block of Maine Street by a man who hit him and took his wallet. The victim reported to police he had minor abrasions and did not require medical attention, Murphree said. The man alleged that at 1 a.m. Saturday he was walk-
ing home from downtown with two female friends when they got into a car driven by two men who offered them a ride. The driver drove past their destination but stopped the car a block away when the victim and two women, who were not injured, jumped out of the car. The alleged robbery occurred then, and the two suspects eventually drove away to the west, Murphree said.
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Lawrence police briefly chased a stolen vehicle near the 900 block of Iowa Street on Thursday afternoon. Three suspects were eventually arrested after they fled the scene of a single-car, noninjury accident on private property in the 1200 block of Iowa. Sgt. Trent McKinley said police were called to the area just after 5 p.m. when employees of a bank reported suspicious activity near the car. Officers found the car to be stolen out of Jefferson County with a license plate stolen CORRECTIONS from Lawrence. The three occupants led officers on a Kansas University has chase through the residenclarified information in tial area between Ninth and Thursday’s Journal-World editorial about tuition compacts. A student can HOSPITAL skip semesters within the four-year compact period BIRTHS and still pay the guaranChad Bristow and Katie teed tuition rate when he Green, Lawrence, a boy, or she returns, but that Thursday. rate expires after four Preston and Deidra years, regardless of how Williams, Shawnee, a girl, many semesters the stu- Thursday. dent has been enrolled.
15th streets. McKinley said he quickly decided to stop the chase because of the amount of traffic and potential risk for uninvolved people in the area. A few minutes after the decision to stop the chase, a resident in the 1200 block of Iowa called police to report that a car had hit a tree on his property. After hitting the tree, the three occupants of the stolen car fled on foot. They were not injured in the crash. Police tracked down and arrested all three of the suspects after finding one near the car and two in a nearby house.
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report shows the nearly 18,000 people who visited the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site in 2010 spent $886,000 at the Topeka attraction and the surrounding area. The site is dedicated to telling the story of the historic U.S. Supreme Court ruling that overturned segregated education. The National Park Service estimates that the spending supported 14 jobs. Fifty-two percent of the spending and jobs are related to lodging and dining. Another 29 percent of the spending was on retail, 10 percent was for entertainment and amusements, 7 percent was for gas and transportation and 2 percent for groceries.
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GOP senators fail to reverse contraceptives rule By Laurie Kellman Associated Press
WASHINGTON — In an election year battle mixing birth control, religion and politics, Democrats narrowly blocked an effort by Senate Republicans to overturn President Barack Obama’s order that most employers or their insurers cover the cost of contraceptives. The 51-48 vote on Thursday killed a measure that would have allowed employers and insurers to opt out of portions of the president’s health care law they found morally objectionable. That would have included
2 U.S. troops killed by Afghan partners By Deb Riechmann Associated Press
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN — Two U.S. troops were gunned down by two Afghan soldiers and an accomplice Thursday, the latest of six American service members killed by their Afghan partners since the burning of Muslim holy books at a U.S. base last week sent antiAmericanism soaring in a nation that has long distrusted foreigners. The killings come at a time when international troops have stepped up training and mentoring of Afghan soldiers, police and government workers so the Afghans can take the lead and the foreign forces go home. Success of the partnership, the focus of the U.S.-led coalition’s exit strategy, is threatened by a rising number of Afghan police and soldiers — or militants disguised in their uniforms — who are turning their guns on their foreign allies. The latest victims were killed on a joint U.S.-Afghan base in Zhari district of southern Kandahar province by two Afghan soldiers and Afghan civilian literacy instructor who fired from a sentry tower, according to U.S. and Afghan officials. NATO forces shot and killed two of the assailants, apparently the soldiers, said Pentagon press secretary George Little. On Feb. 25, two U.S. military advisers were found dead with shots to the back of the head inside the Afghan Interior Ministry in Kabul. Two U.S. troops were killed Feb. 23 by an Afghan soldier during an anti-Western protest over the Quran burning. The U.S. apologized for the burning, saying the Islamic texts were mistakenly sent to a garbage burn pit Feb. 20 at Bagram Air Field, north of Kabul.
the law’s requirement to cover the costs of birth control. S e n . Olympia Snowe, who this week Obama dropped her re-election bid and cited frustration with the polarized Congress, cast the lone Republican vote to block the measure. Two Democrats up for re-election and one who is retiring voted against Obama’s requirement. Majority Democrats said the legislation would have allowed employers and insurers to avoid virtually
DENVER — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper’s flattering comments about Lt. Gov. Joe Garcia turned into a bit of a flub. The governor mistakenly referred to Garcia as a “rising sex star” Wednesday. He made the remark while introducing him at a childhood literacy event attended by about 40 children at a Denver elementary school. Hickenlooper routinely introduces Garcia as a “rising star” and a “rock star” at public events. The Democrat immediately caught his slip, which was recorded by radio station KOA. The Denver Post reported the comments Thursday. According to the tape, Hickenlooper says, “Now I get to introduce that rising sex star — symbol. I mean, symbol — not star.”
ployers’ faith forbids its use. Roman Catholic leaders have strongly opposed the requirement. The Senate vote aside, the debate “won’t be over until the administration figures out how to accommodate people’s religious views as it relates to these mandates,” said the measure’s sponsor, Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo. “This is a debate that might be settled at that building across the street,” he said, referring to the Supreme Court. Such cultural issues have been prominent in this presidential election year, with Republican presidential candidates casting
Syrian rebels withdraw from enclave after siege By Elizabeth A. Kennedy and Zeina Karam Associated Press
BEIRUT — After a punishing, monthlong military siege, Syrian rebels made what they called a “tactical retreat” Thursday from a key district in Homs, saying they were running low on weapons and the humanitarian conditions were unbearable. Within hours of the rebels’ withdrawal, President Bashar Assad’s regime granted permission for the International Committee of the Red Cross to enter the neighborhood of Baba Amr, which had become a symbol of the resistance. Human rights workers have been appealing for access for weeks to deliver food, water and medicine, and to help evacuate the wounded from an area
that has been sealed off and attacked by the government since early February. The Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent received a “green light” from the Syrian authorities to enter Baba Amr on Friday “to bring in muchneeded assistance including food and medical aid, and to carry out evacuation operations,” ICRC spokesman Hicham Hassan told The Associated Press in Geneva. Also Thursday, Syria’s main opposition group, the Syrian National Council, formed a military bureau to help organize the armed resistance and funnel weapons to rebels — a sign of how deeply militarized the conflict has become over the past year. The uprising began in March 2011 with mostly
peaceful protests, but a fierce government crackdown has led many army defectors and others to take up arms and fight back, with more than 7,500 estimated killed. The siege of Baba Amr has been among the deadliest assaults as Syrian forces bombarded the district with shells and snipers fired from rooftops. Late Thursday, a Syrian official said the army had entered and taken control of the area. The Local Coordination Committees said there were 45 deaths recorded in Syria Thursday, 24 of them in Homs. Hundreds of people were killed and an unknown number wounded in Baba Amr; bloodied victims were forced to seek help in makeshift clinics with dwindling supplies amid a frigid winter.
Obama’s health care law as government overreach into the most personal types of medical decisions. The contraception policy in particular touches on religious and women’s rights important to the activists at the core of each party. A majority of Americans support the use of contraceptives. The public is generally in favor of requiring birth control coverage for employees of religiously affiliated employers, according to a CBS News/New York Times poll Feb. 8-13. The survey found that 61 percent favor the mandate, while 31 percent oppose it. Catholics support the
requirement at about the same rate as all Americans. The legislative fight came after the controversy had already forced the White House to budge somewhat. The administration initially ruled that religious-affiliated institutions such as hospitals and universities must include free birth control coverage in their employee health plans. As protests mounted from Catholic leaders and many Republicans, Obama announced an adjustment: Religious employers could opt out, but insurance companies must then pay for the birth control coverage.
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Notable AT&T Inc. responded to complaints that it places unreasonable limits on the “unlimited data” plans it offers smartphone subscribers. The cellphone company said Thursday that it will slow down service for “unlimited data” subscribers after they reach 3 gigabytes of usage within a billing cycle. The change relaxes a previous policy under which AT&T had been throttling service when subscribers entered the heaviest 5 percent of data users for that month and that area.
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any medical treatment with the mere mention of a moral or religious objection. “We have never had a conscience clause for insurance companies,” said Sen. Barbara Boxer, DCalif. Insurers, she said, don’t need an invitation to deny coverage for medical treatment. “A lot of them don’t have any consciences. They’ll take it.” Republicans argued that the requirement under the health care overhaul violates the First Amendment’s guarantee of religious freedom by forcing insurers and employers to pay for contraception for workers even if the em-
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Jobs picture brightens; economy awaits liftoff By Christopher S. Rugaber and Paul Wiseman Associated Press
WASHINGTON — After years of bad news begetting more bad news, the American economy may finally be building momentum in the other direction. A flurry of economic reports issued Thursday captured some solid recent gains: Companies are hiring. Factories and department stores are busier. Americans are buying more cars. And the stock market just ended its best February in 14 years. But Thursday’s reports also showed that a healthier job market hasn’t translated into bigger paychecks for workers or a surge in consumer spending. And the progress of the past few months is now threatened by a rise in gasoline prices. On one hand, analysts say the economy may be on the verge of a “virtuous cycle,” in which stronger hiring fuels more consumer spending, which leads to even more hiring and spending. On the other hand, even months of improvement have yet to demonstrate that the cycle can sustain itself. “When you get this sort of hodgepodge and not-so-good results, you start to see the true nature of this recovery,” said Sean Snaith, director of the University of Central Florida’s Institute for Economic Competitiveness. A healthier job market
hasn’t produced bigger paychecks or a surge in consumer spending. The housing market is still weak. A European recession threatens to hold back U.S. growth. Thursday’s reports showed an economy maintaining its growth 2 1/2 years after the official end of the Great Recession: The number of people applying for first-time unemployment benefits fell last week to a four-year low. And automakers, such as Ford and Chrysler, and many retailers, including Target Corp. and Macy’s Inc., reported improved sales for February. At the same time, the government said consumer spending flat-lined in January after adjusting for inflation. Manufacturing activity grew at a slower pace in February as factories received fewer orders and had to pay more for raw materials. And construction spending slipped in January, the first monthly drop since July. Another worrisome sign is that gas prices are headed toward $4 a gallon. All that comes even as a strong report this week on consumer confidence helped lift the Dow Jones industrial average past 13,000 for the first time since May 2008. Unemployment has dropped for five straight months. And the economy has generated nearly 2 million jobs over the past year.
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KBA credibility The Kansas Bioscience Authority shouldn’t be too quick to close the book on its former CEO.
t will be interesting to see how the Kansas Bioscience Authority’s board of directors decides to handle the Tom Thornton situation. Thornton was chief executive officer of the KBA until he abruptly resigned in April 2011. An audit of KBA operations released in January was critical of his leadership and cited problems with several expenditures and personal matters. Perhaps the most interesting revelation was that, shortly after his resignation, Thornton used computer cleanup and drive-wiping tools to permanently clear the hard drive on his KBA-owned computer. He has refused to say exactly what information was destroyed, but he told auditors it involved “personal financial and tax information, family photos and other information of a personal nature, some of which would be embarrassing if made public.” This raises the very real question of what Thornton was trying to hide from investigators/auditors and whether it included evidence that would be damaging or even self-incriminating. It seems rather obvious that Thornton destroyed the files to cover up information that would have been harmful. The Johnson County District Attorney’s Office is conducting its own investigation of the KBA. This being the case, what are KBA directors going to do about it? Are they going to look further into Thornton’s actions or are they going to try to cover up, protect themselves and refuse to pursue the matter? What does this say about the KBA board and the message its actions send to state lawmakers, the governor and the public? Any efforts to restore public confidence in the KBA and its leadership and downplay the fact that hardball politics have played a significant role in the authority’s activities in recent years will be severely handicapped by a less-thanforthcoming KBA board. If any laws have been violated, why remain silent and try to defend Thornton? A major effort now is under way to encourage individuals to consider joining the KBA board of directors, but many individuals are hesitant to accept a nomination because of the less-than-favorable actions and policies by KBA directors and Thornton in recent years.
Quiet Yemen transition offers lessons WASHINGTON — In the turbulent annals of the Arab Spring, last weekend’s ceremony in Yemen was so quiet it was barely noticed. But it marked the transfer of power from an aging autocrat who had ruled his country for 34 years to a new leader who’s saying the right things about reform. This was a stage-managed change of regime, and one that left some loose ends and unresolved questions. It was a product of backroom dealing and regional realpolitik. But in its very lack of visibility, the Yemen handover offered a counterpoint to the violent and still-uncertain transitions in Egypt, Libya and Syria. So how did the Yemen story unfold, and what are its lessons as the U.S. struggles to cope with the other Arab revolutions? Every story in the Arab Spring is different, and there isn’t a “Yemen model” that can easily be replicated, but there are some interesting approaches here, including:
Working with regional proxies: The transition was brokered by the Gulf Cooperation Council. Yemen’s wealthy neighbors, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, massaged and bankrolled the process, which culminated in an agreement last November that President Ali Abdullah Saleh would go. The GCC has often been a feeble talk shop in the past, but under Bahraini Secretary-General Abdul Latif al-Zayani, the
The challenge in Yemen is getting closure on transition. As we’ve seen in Egypt, protest can become a way of life — to the point that it threatens the gains the opposition fought to achieve.” organization is finding its voice. The Arab League has undergone similar transformation, from dictators’ friend to change agent.
Fighting terrorism without sending troops: Al-Qaida’s potent presence in Yemen made the country an urgent priority, and the U.S. several years ago began mobilizing resistance to al-Qaida forces in the south. The effort was coordinated by White House counterterrorism chief John Brennan, but it involved Centcom commanders, State Department diplomats and CIA officers. The U.S. often gives lip service to the “interagency process” while the military does the work, but in Yemen there actually was an aggressive joint strategy without “boots on the ground.”
Playing tribal politics: As with many Arab countries, Yemen’s state structure is loosely overlaid on powerful tribes. The U.S. has often botched this tribal factor, but it did better in Yemen — understanding Saleh’s tribal roots as well as those of dissident military officers. The big tribal confederations were convinced to align against al-Qaida. The Yemenis are now discussing a federal system that would ease the historical tensions between north and south.
Finding the right front man: To succeed Saleh, the U.S. and its allies tapped the longtime vice president, Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi. An ex-military officer, he understood that the corrupt Yemeni system needed reform. Hadi was elected president last week in a oneman race that gave a veneer of democratic transition. He has promised to hold a referendum within 18 months on a new constitution.
Reforming the military: In Yemen, as in so many other countries, the military is corrupted because soldiers are paid through their division commanders, who skim money and undermine morale. The U.S. is encouraging Hadi to pay troops directly. Reform is needed, too, in the two security services headed by Saleh’s son Ahmed and his nephew Yahya. Because the U.S. depends on these organizations against al-Qaida, it hopes to finesse change over the next several years. OK, but if it waits too long, it
will seem to be coddling the Saleh family.
Reaching out to the opposition: The U.S. was caught flat-footed in Egypt and Libya because it lacked good contacts with the opposition. U.S. Ambassador Gerald Feierstein and his colleagues in Sanaa have done better, meeting regularly with civil society groups and dissidents. Protesters say they plan to remain camped in “Change Square,” even with Saleh gone, which will test the diplomats’ patience. The challenge in Yemen is getting closure on transition. As we’ve seen in Egypt, protest can become a way of life — to the point that it threatens the gains the opposition fought to achieve. The U.S. wants to play its hand slowly — gradually easing Saleh’s relatives from their leadership of the security forces, and moving to a more professional military. “This revolution has been stabbed in the back,” Khaled al-Anesi, one of the protest leaders, complained to The Washington Post’s Sudarsan Raghavan. Hopefully, Hadi will deliver enough on reform to ease this sense of betrayal. The very fact that Yemen is so poor and remote is an unlikely source of leverage for the U.S. and its allies. Curbing corruption and spreading the wealth in this faraway country is the best strategy for getting “buy-in” for the Arab Spring’s quiet revolution. — David Ignatius is a columnist for Washington Post Writers Group.
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From the Lawrence Daily Journal-World for March 2, 1912: YEARS “Bringing a mesAGO sage of progress IN 1912 from the medical profession, Mr. W. F. Kuhn of Kansas City spoke here last night before the College Y.M.C.A. He said in part: ‘The medical profession does not present such an attraction as some other professions. The ministry always has had its great leaders; the law has had its great leaders; but medicine has had to evolve out of the worst superstitions. Even in my own time, I can remember when two-thirds of medicine was superstition, and the other third was chamomile tea.” — Compiled by Sarah St. John
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To the editor: Through the late 1950s, it was illegal in many states for whites and blacks to intermarry as it ran contrary to popular religious beliefs. In 1958, two residents of Virginia, a black woman and a white man, were married in the District of Columbia pursuant to its laws. Shortly after their marriage, the couple returned to Virginia where they lived as husband and wife. A Virginia grand jury issued an indictment charging them with violating Virginia’s ban on interracial marriages. The couple were sentenced to one year in jail. The sentencing judge declared: “Almighty God created the races white, black, yellow, malay and red, and he placed them on separate continents. And but for the interference with His arrangement, there would be no cause for such marriage. The fact that he separated the races shows that he did not intend for the races to mix.” The Virginia judge and our Kansas governor have much in common. They both believe that being required to treat their fellow citizens as equals infringes upon their religious liberties. Isn’t it possible to be religious and yet be accepting of basic human rights such as the right to work, the right to have a roof over your head and the right to marry the person of one’s choosing whether that person be gay, straight — black or white? Rick Frydman, Lawrence
heard a vivid report on the Chinese government’s brutal repression of Tibetan religious activity. NPR’s China correspondent told of monks living in fear of being shot in their monasteries. She described monks sacrificing their lives in acts of self-immolation in a desperate effort to cast light on the Chinese government’s cruelty. Perhaps even more disturbing was her comment that the Chinese government is preparing to increase its repression and bring even more pain and suffering to those whose only desire is to preserve their traditional religion and culture. Living far from Tibet, how is it possible for a resident of Lawrence to express solidarity with the Tibetan people in their struggle against the Chinese government? One way is to contribute to the International Campaign for Tibet. Another way is to ask the University of Kansas administration to tell the Chinese government that unless it stops its brutal treatment of the Tibetan people KU will stop providing the Chinese government with money to operate its Confucius Institute on the Edwards Campus. If every university in America that has become a “propaganda partner” with the Chinese government by participating in the Chinese Communist Party’s Confucius Institute program would do this, it would put China’s authoritarian rulers on notice that the Tibetan people do not stand alone. Gary J. Bjorge, Lawrence
To the editor: As a parent and former teacher, I would like to commend Dr. Wes Crenshaw and Miranda Davis for the column To the editor: Last week (Feb. 21) those listening to Double Take, printed in the Journal“Morning Edition” on KANU or KCUR World GO section on Mondays. They
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Conservation? To the editor: I find it hard to square Roger Boyd’s view of conservation with his support for KDOT’s plan to build the Lawrence Trafficway through the pristine Baker Wetlands (“Wetlands manager honored by Kansas Wildlife Federation,” Journal-World, Feb. 26). Is this a variation on that chilling phrase from the Vietnam War, destroying the wetlands in order to conserve them? Brian Daldorph, Lawrence
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Grand Island 46/21
St. Joseph 49/28 Chillicothe 48/25
Kansas City Marshall Manhattan 50/30 50/29 Goodland Salina 48/25 Oakley Kansas City Topeka 42/20 48/26 44/21 50/27 Lawrence 50/27 Sedalia 50/26 Emporia Great Bend 53/30 52/25 46/21 Nevada Dodge City Chanute 54/30 48/20 Hutchinson 54/29 Garden City 50/23 44/20 Springfield Wichita Pratt Liberal Coffeyville Joplin 58/30 52/25 50/24 42/21 56/30 57/31 Hays Russell 46/20 48/22
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Kansas City 50/27 Atlanta 76/56
El Paso 63/34
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New York 45/42
Los Angeles 72/49
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-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: Violent thunderstorms are forecast for part of the Midwest and South today. Showers will occur east of the storms, as snow falls to the north. Snow will fall over the Rockies with showers in the Northwest. Today Sat. Today Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Memphis 76 44 t 60 Albuquerque 46 22 s 51 31 s 84 73 s 84 Anchorage 30 20 sn 28 13 sn Miami Milwaukee 42 29 r 39 Atlanta 76 56 pc 61 37 t Minneapolis 38 20 sf 30 Austin 82 41 pc 67 34 s Nashville 76 40 t 59 Baltimore 59 45 r 58 38 r New Orleans 78 63 pc 70 Birmingham 79 53 t 63 38 r 45 42 c 60 Boise 42 28 c 51 33 pc New York Omaha 46 23 c 42 Boston 36 32 pc 52 35 r Orlando 86 63 s 86 Buffalo 52 41 pc 42 25 c 54 45 c 60 Cheyenne 30 18 sf 43 29 pc Philadelphia 72 48 s 72 Chicago 48 28 r 38 24 sf Phoenix 64 44 t 48 Cincinnati 72 35 t 48 27 pc Pittsburgh Portland, ME 32 29 pc 42 Cleveland 58 35 t 43 27 c Portland, OR 48 39 sh 55 Dallas 76 43 pc 64 41 s 46 24 pc 56 Denver 36 17 sn 50 28 pc Reno 66 57 r 71 Des Moines 46 24 sn 39 26 pc Richmond Sacramento 62 37 s 66 Detroit 54 33 r 44 25 c St. Louis 60 32 t 49 El Paso 63 34 s 55 34 s Fairbanks 4 -14 c 5 -16 sf Salt Lake City 38 27 sf 45 67 48 s 76 Honolulu 82 69 pc 81 69 pc San Diego San Francisco 60 42 s 64 Houston 82 55 c 68 41 s Seattle 47 42 sh 53 Indianapolis 64 31 t 44 26 c Spokane 38 30 c 46 Kansas City 50 27 sh 47 31 s Tucson 70 44 s 72 Las Vegas 62 43 s 64 45 s Tulsa 58 34 pc 57 Little Rock 76 40 t 63 38 s Wash., DC 60 50 r 63 Los Angeles 72 49 s 80 53 s National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Sanford, FL 88° Low: Boulder, WY -18°
WEATHER HISTORY Record high temperatures were set across the East on March 2, 1991. Pittsburgh, Pa., rose to 74 degrees.
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Lawrence St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee T-shirt Pub Crawl, 6-10 p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St. Ecumenical Lenten Taize Service, 6 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 946 Vt. Opening of Baldwin Elementary School student exhibit, 6-8 p.m., Lumberyard Arts Center, 718 High St., Baldwin City. Word of Mouth, 7 p.m., The Oread, 1200 Oread Ave. Visiting Artist Series: Carole Terry, organ, 7:30 p.m., Bales Recital Hall, 1600 Stewart Drive. Bishop Seabury Academy Upper School Musical Production, “Godspell,” 7:30 p.m., St Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 5700 W. Sixth St. Free Community Yoga Class, 7:30-8:45 p.m., Breathe Holistic Life Center, 1407 Mass. Music by Pat Nichols, 8 p.m., Dynamite Saloon, 721 Mass. Doc Fuller, 7:30 p.m., Cutter’s Smokehouse & Catering, 218 E. 20th,, Eudora.
Red Dog’s Dog Days, 7:30 a.m., parking lot behind Kizer-Cummings Jewelry, Ninth and Vermont streets. Eggs and Issues, 8-9:30 a.m., Eldridge Hotel, 701 Mass. Vinland Cemetery Association annual meeting, 10 a.m., Vinland United Methodist Church. The First Saturday Players Present: “The Tortoise and the Hare,” 11 a.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Little Nations Academic Center silent auction, and chili dog and bake sale, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Stidham Union, Haskell Indian Nations University Campus, 155 Indian Ave. Music Clubhouse Bake Sale, 1-4 p.m., in front of US Bank, Ninth and Massachusetts streets Ragtime Piano Rehearsal / Jam Session, 2-4 p.m., Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass. Great Books Discussion: “The Social Contract” by Rousseau, 2 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. The First Saturday Players Present: “The Tortoise and the Hare,” 2 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Americana Music Academy Saturday Jam, 3 p.m., Americana Music Academy, 1419 Mass. Rock Chalk Revue, 5 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive. Jazz Festival, 7:30 p.m., Lawrence High School, 1901 La. Bishop Seabury Academy Upper School Musical Production, “Godspell,” 7:30 p.m., St Margaret’s Episcopal Church, 5700 W. Sixth St. “Becky’s New Car,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Charlie Wolf Band, 8 p.m., Cutter’s Smokehouse & Catering, 218 E. 20th, Eudora. Punch Brothers, 9 p.m., Liberty Hall, 644 Mass.
A GROUP OF FRESHMEN GIRLS GATHERED in the main gallery of the Lawrence Arts Center on Feb. 11 to take photos before the Lawrence High School Winter Formal. The girls are pictured in front of the Hong Chun Zhang exhibit. Amy Albright, of Baldwin City, submitted the photo.
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Lawrence St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee Irish Road Bowling, noon, Clinton Lake. Bishop Seabury Academy Community Open House/Campus Tours, 2-4 p.m., 4120 Clinton Parkway. “Becky’s New Car,” 2:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Unitarian Chamber Series, Spencer Consort quartet with guest artist John Stephens, bass vocal soloist, 2:30 p.m., Unitarian Fellowship, 1263 N. 1100 Road. Finalists Judging and Taste Testing for Cranberry Creations, 3 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. O.U.R.S. (Oldsters United for Responsible Service) dance, 6-9 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St.
TODAY’S BEST BETS Rock Chalk Revue, 7 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive. KU’s Dancing with the Stars, 7 p.m., Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd. Jazz Festival, 7:30 p.m., Lawrence High School, 1901 La. “Becky’s New Car,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Poker tournament, 7 p.m., Johnny’s Tavern, 410 N. Second St. Smackdown! trivia, 8 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Acoustic Open Mic Night, free entry, sign-up at 9 p.m., The Casbah, 803 Mass.
“A Repertoire of Authenticity: Tourism, Gentrification and the Transformation of the French Quarter,” 7:30 p.m., Spooner Hall, The Commons, 1340 Jayhawk Blvd. Lecompton City Council meeting, 7 p.m., Lecompton City Hall, 327 Elmore St. Baldwin City Council meeting, 7:30 p.m., City Hall, 803 S. Eighth St. Fracking: An Environmental Debate, 7:30 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive. Dollar Bowling, 9:30 p.m., Royal Crest Lanes, 933 Iowa.
Red Dog’s Dog Days winter workout, 6 a.m., Allen Fieldhouse, enter through the south doors and meet on the southeast corner of the second floor. Louie and Clark — Tiny Tots Adventures, 10-10:45 a.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Getting Started with Facebook, 2 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Dole Institute Study Group: “Presidential Play-By-Play” with Dole Fellow Tom King, 4 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, 5:15 p.m., 536 Fireside Court, Suite B. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. Lonnie Ray’s open jam session, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Slow Ride Roadhouse, 1350 N. Third St. Friends of the Lawrence Public Library 40th Anniversary Celebration, 6:30-7 p.m., annual meeting to follow, Carnegie Building, 200 W. Ninth St. Lawrence City Commission meeting, 6:35 p.m., City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St. School of Architecture film series, “Objectified,” 7 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd. Free English as a Second Language class, 7-8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Affordable community Spanish class, 7-8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Setting Goals and Achieving Your Financial
Dreams, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Tuesday Concert presents Walt Babbit, 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Symphonic Band & University Band, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive. Lecture: Jim Richardson, National Geographic photographer, on his work with the King James Bible that was in the December issue, 7:30 p.m., McKibbin Recital Hall, Baker University, Baldwin City Free swing dancing lessons and dance, 8-11 p.m., Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd. Poker Night, 8 p.m., Applebee’s, 2520 Iowa. Trivia Night at the Jayhawker, 8-10 p.m., Eldridge Hotel, 701 Mass. Teller’s Family Night, 9 p.m.-midnight, 746 Mass. Tuesday Night Karaoke, 9 p.m., Wayne & Larry’s Sports Bar & Grill, 933 Iowa.
Watkins Community Museum of History exhibit: “It Happened on Mass Street: 150 Years in Lawrence,” featuring historic photographs and objects illustrating the growth of downtown Lawrence, through end of April; “Knowledge Grows: Student Experiences in the Smart Choices Garden,” through end of June, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 1047 Mass. Freedom’s Frontier exhibit, WednesdaySaturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, 1-4 p.m., Carnegie Building, 200 W. Ninth St. Lawrence Arts Center exhibits: “Hay Wire”: Hong Chun Zhang Solo Exhibition, through March 8; “The Articulate Body,” Jennifer Crupi Solo Exhibition, through March 8; “Directed Visions: KU MFA student work,” through March 14; 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.5 p.m. Sunday, 940 N.H. Lumberyard Arts Center exhibit: Baldwin Elementary School student exhibit, 1-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, through March 27, 718 High St., Baldwin City. Lawrence Public Library storytimes for March: Every Child Ready to Read Playtime, 10 a.m. Thursdays; Toddler storytime, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays; Library storytime, 7 p.m. Thursdays and 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays; Storytime in Spanish and English, 10:30 a.m. Saturdays; Family storytime, 3:30 p.m. Sundays; Books & Babies, 10:30 a.m. Mondays and 9:30 a.m., 10:10 a.m. and 10:40 a.m. Wednesdays; Storytime in German, 4 p.m. Tuesdays 707 Vt. Lawrence Public Library weekly teen programs for February: Wii Olympics for Teens, 7 p.m. Tuesdays (Old-School Gaming March 6); Gaming with the Pro, 3 p.m. Wednesdays; Teen Zone Cafe, 4 p.m. Fridays; Saturday Teen Screen, 3 p.m. Saturdays; Teen tutoring, 3 p.m. Sundays, 707 Vt.
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HIGH SCHOOL HOOPS: Free State girls prep for rematch with Olathe South. 3B WILD, CATS Darius Miller (1) and Kentucky rolled over SEC foe Georgia, 79-49 on Thursday night. Story on page 10B
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Conner Teahan — who worked so hard for four years for the opportunity to play meaningful minutes on Kansas University’s email@example.com ball team — actually panicked a bit during the 2011-12 exhibition season when his dream became a reality. “I was stressed out,” the former preferred walk-on out of Kansas City Rockhurst High said of learning he’d finally earned a slot in Bill Self’s regular rotation. “I am cool with sitting the bench and winning. If I’m out there on the court, though, I want to help the team win. I didn’t want to be playing a lot and us losing. I did not Fifty years ago today, want that at all.” Joe Ruklick sat comfortTeahan, as it turned out, ably courtside in warmups, made a watching his friend Wilt smooth tranChamberlain play the greatsition from est game in the greatest scout team season ever produced by a player to basketball player. sixth man on What happened next a wildly sucstartled Ruklick. cessful team. “I am cold as ice and I see The slenour coach, Frank McGuire, der 6-foot-6, peek out from the huddle 212-pounder Teahan and wave me to the scorer’s scored 11 table,” Ruklick said by phone. points in KU’s season-open“I’m thinking, ‘What the hell ing rout of Towson, followed am I going to do but kick the it with eight points in a narball out of bounds at a bad row loss to Kentucky, and afmoment?’ I take the warmup ter a so-so Maui Invitational, off and go into the game.” went for nine points against As it turned out, Ruklick, Florida Atlantic. 73, cemented a spot in sports Teahan became a fixture history by getting the assist in the rotation and has put on Chamberlain’s 99th and together a solid body of work 100th points in the Philaentering Saturday’s Senior delphia Warriors’ 169-147 Day contest against Texas (8 victory over the New York p.m., Allen Fieldhouse). Knickerbockers. Years later, He has averaged 6.4 points Chamberlain solved the (off 39.6 percent shooting; mystery of why McGuire 36.8 percent from three) and called Ruklick’s number. 2.2 rebounds while logging “Wilt told me, ‘I told 21.2 minutes a game for the Frank to put you into the (25-5, 15-2) Big 12 champion game,’ ” Ruklick said. Jayhawks. Why? “I feel happy. I always was “We had some guys on the happy, but I just wanted to team who weren’t eager to show I could actually play,” see Wilt score a hundred,” Teahan said. “You sit on the Ruklick said. “Wilt knew I bench for a while and people wouldn’t take a shot, or miss forget. High school is high him if he were open. Our school, I’m not saying that (I friendship was a good one.” was great) at all, but in terms And why weren’t all the of accolades, I don’t know if players eager to see Chamtoo many people have gotten berlain reach the milestone? Paul Vathis/AP File Photo (Missouri) Gatorade Player Because he was black? IN THIS FILE PHOTO FROM MARCH 2, 1962, WILT CHAMBERLAIN OF THE PHILADELPHIA WARRIORS of the Year their junior and holds a sign reading “100” in the dressing room in Hershey, Pa., after he scored 100 points as the Please see WILT, page 4B senior year. Warriors defeated the New York Knickerbockers, 169-147. “(You) come here, sit on the bench for a while and it’s like, ‘He can’t play ball.’ I wanted to prove that I wasn’t just a scrub on the bench. That’s kind of the main thing, HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL but helping Kansas win — I love Kansas basketball. I really do.” There actually came a time when Teahan thought maybe, just maybe, playing time simply wasn’t in the By Jesse Newell cards. So in a radical move, firstname.lastname@example.org he elected to return to his high school roots and try out Lawrence High’s KJ Pritchard knew the scouting for the football team — as report on Olathe East’s Kyle quarterback — during spring Smith from playing in the ball, 2010. Teahan was starting QB same AAU program during at traditional-power Rockthe summer. hurst, where he helped the Basically, it was this: The Hawks to a state runner-up 6-foot Smith can shoot. From finish his junior year. anywhere. “I did kind of feel, ‘May“Kyle’s just combustibe this basketball thing ... I ble. That’s just what he is,” might never play,’” Teahan Pritchard said. “And he made said. “At the same time I felt us pay tonight.” comfortable with my footLHS never could slow ball skills. I thought I could down Smith, who finished possibly get high up on the with 22 points on 6-for-7 depth chart.” three-point shooting to lead Mike Yoder/Journal-World Photo He completed one of two the Hawks to a 50-46 subLAWRENCE HIGH STUDENT FANS CONSOLE Lions senior KJ passes in KU’s spring game, state victory Thursday at Pritchard, center, after LHS lost to Olathe East, 50-46, on but failed to emerge as one LHS gym. Thursday in sub-state competition. of the top QBs on Turner “We got to halftime, and Gill’s depth chart. we were hoping that would “I felt really good about junior Jake Mosiman a threeThus he returned to basslow him down,” LHS senior point attempt, but East’s de- it,” Pritchard said. “It looked ketball workouts — with a guard Logan Henrichs said, good. It just wasn’t meant to fense disrupted the play. new spirit. “but he just came right back After a few passes around be, I guess.” “It’s the best thing that out and kept going.” Henrichs grabbed the ofthe perimeter, Pritchard ever happened to me,” he The Lions, who ended their fensive rebound, and he faked a shot and got his man Kevin Anderson/Journal-World Photo season 13-8, still had one last said of the KU football expeto fly by him before hoisting passed to Shane Willoughby, rience, “just because I start- FREE STATE’S GABE PATTERSON RISES chance to tie it trailing 49-46 up a three from the top of the who tried a long three-point ed to work harder. I always for two against Leavenworth defenders, as with 19 seconds remaining. attempt from the left wing. arc. the Firebirds lost, 65-47, on Thursday, in LHS coach Mike Lewis The shot hit off the front Please see TEAHAN, page 4B the first round of sub-state. Story on 3B. Please see LHS, page 3B said the plan was to try to get rim.
KU legend’s 100-point game turns 50 years old
FSHS BOYS OUT
Lions fall at sub-state, 50-46
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EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division Philadelphia Boston New York Toronto New Jersey
W 21 17 18 11 11
L 15 17 18 24 25
Pct .583 .500 .500 .314 .306
GB â€” 3 3 91â „2 10
L10 3-7 3-7 7-3 3-7 3-7
Str L-1 W-2 W-1 W-1 W-1
Home 13-7 12-8 11-9 5-11 3-13
Away 8-8 5-9 7-9 6-13 8-12
Conf 16-5 16-10 12-10 7-16 8-18
Pct .800 .622 .571 .200 .121
GB â€” 6 8 21 23
L10 9-1 6-4 4-6 2-8 1-9
Str W-9 L-1 L-1 L-6 L-3
Home 15-2 12-7 10-6 4-14 2-12
Away 13-5 11-7 10-9 3-14 2-17
Conf 21-4 17-9 16-8 5-19 3-23
Pct .784 .647 .400 .394 .324
GB â€” 51â „2 14 14 17
L10 8-2 5-5 3-7 4-6 5-5
Str W-4 W-5 L-1 L-3 W-1
Home 14-2 11-4 8-8 8-10 9-11
Away 15-6 11-8 6-13 5-10 3-14
Conf 19-6 15-9 10-12 8-15 9-18
Southeast Division Miami Orlando Atlanta Washington Charlotte
W 28 23 20 7 4
L 7 14 15 28 29
Central Division W 29 22 14 13 12
Chicago Indiana Milwaukee Cleveland Detroit
L 8 12 21 20 25
WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division San Antonio Dallas Houston Memphis New Orleans
W 24 21 21 20 8
L 11 15 15 15 27
Pct .686 .583 .583 .571 .229
GB â€” 31â „2 31â „2 4 16
L10 8-2 6-4 6-4 8-2 4-6
Str L-1 L-3 L-1 W-2 L-2
Home 13-2 13-7 15-4 14-5 3-15
Away 11-9 8-8 6-11 6-10 5-12
Conf 18-8 15-10 13-13 13-13 3-19
Northwest Division W Oklahoma City 29 Denver 19 Portland 18 Minnesota 18 Utah 16
L 7 17 18 19 18
Pct .806 .528 .500 .486 .471
GB â€” 10 11 111â „2 12
L10 8-2 4-6 4-6 5-5 3-7
Str W-7 W-1 L-2 L-2 W-1
Home 15-1 10-8 13-6 10-10 13-6
Away 14-6 9-9 5-12 8-9 3-12
Conf 21-6 10-17 13-13 13-10 11-15
Pct .636 .600 .438 .429 .343
GB â€” 1 61â „2 7 10
L10 6-4 7-3 6-4 4-6 3-7
Str W-1 W-1 W-1 W-1 L-1
Home 12-5 15-2 9-9 8-9 8-6
Away 9-7 6-12 5-9 7-11 4-17
Conf 12-10 15-7 8-12 8-14 8-14
Pacific Division L.A. Clippers L.A. Lakers Golden State Phoenix Sacramento
W 21 21 14 15 12
L 12 14 18 20 23
Thursdayâ€™s games Okla. City 105, Orlando 102 Phoenix 104, Minnesota 95 L.A. Clippers 108, Sacramento 100 Miami 107, Portland 93
Todayâ€™s games Memphis at Toronto, 6 p.m. Milwaukee at Atlanta, 6:30 p.m. New Jersey at Boston, 6:30 p.m.
Chicago at Cleveland, 6:30 p.m. Denver at Houston, 7 p.m. Dallas at New Orleans, 7 p.m. Golden State at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Charlotte at San Antonio, 7:30 p.m. Miami at Utah, 8 p.m. Sacramento at L.A. Lakers, 9:30 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Phoenix, 9:30 p.m.
TODAY â€˘ Softball vs. UConn/Charleston Southern at Charleston, S.C., 10 a.m./2 p.m. â€˘ Baseball at UTSA, 6 p.m. â€˘ Track at Arkansas last chance, Alex Wilson last chance meets SATURDAY â€˘ Menâ€™s basketball vs. Texas, 8 p.m. â€˘ Softball vs. Wisconsin, TBA at Charleston, S.C., 8 a.m. â€˘ Baseball vs. Lafayette at San Antonio, 2 p.m. â€˘ Track at Arkansas last chance, Alex Wilson last chance, ISU NCAA qualifier â€˘ Tennis vs. N. Texas at Tulsa, Okla.
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Thunder 105, Magic 102 ORLANDO, FLA. â€” Kevin Durant scored 38 points, including 18 in the fourth quarter, and Russell Westbrook added 29 points and 10 rebounds as Oklahoma City erased a 14-point deficit to hold on to beat Orlando on Thursday night. The Magic had a chance to tie it in the final seconds, but Jason Richardsonâ€™s long three-pointer bounced off the backboard at the buzzer. OKLAHOMA CITY (105) Durant 12-21 9-9 38, Ibaka 2-5 0-0 4, Perkins 2-4 0-0 4, Westbrook 11-21 7-10 29, Cook 2-4 2-4 6, Harden 5-8 3-4 13, Mohammed 0-2 0-0 0, Ivey 2-4 0-0 6, Collison 1-1 0-0 2, Jackson 1-4 0-0 3. Totals 38-74 21-27 105. ORLANDO (102) Turkoglu 4-6 2-3 11, Anderson 6-12 0-0 15, Howard 14-20 5-8 33, Nelson 6-14 1-2 15, J.Richardson 5-14 3-4 16, Davis 1-8 2-2 4, Clark 1-2 0-0 2, Duhon 2-2 0-0 4, Redick 1-6 0-0 2, Liggins 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 40-84 13-19 102. Oklahoma City 20 30 20 35 â€” 105 Orlando 23 30 28 21 â€” 102 3-Point Goals-Oklahoma City 8-18 (Durant 5-8, Ivey 2-4, Jackson 1-2, Cook 0-1, Harden 0-3), Orlando 9-25 (Anderson 3-7, J.Richardson 3-8, Nelson 2-6, Turkoglu 1-2, Redick 0-2). Rebounds-Oklahoma City 41 (Perkins 11), Orlando 51 (Howard 9). Assists-Oklahoma City 19 (Westbrook 10), Orlando 24 (Nelson 9). Total FoulsOklahoma City 14, Orlando 19. A-18,846 (18,500).
Suns 104, Timberwolves 95 PHOENIX â€” Grant Hill scored 15 of his season-high 20 points in the second half, and Phoenix pulled away to beat Minnesota. Six players reached double figures for the Suns in their first game since the All-Star break. Steve Nash had 13 points and matched his season high with 17 assists. Marcin Gortat scored 17 for Phoenix in its ninth straight victory over the Timberwolves. MINNESOTA (95) Johnson 6-12 0-0 12, Love 8-25 6-6 23, Pekovic 6-12 2-2 14, Rubio 3-7 7-7 13, Ridnour 5-9 5-5 15, Webster 3-6 3-4 9, Williams 2-10 2-6 6, Beasley 1-5 1-2 3. Totals 34-86 26-32 95. PHOENIX (104) Hill 8-12 4-4 20, Frye 5-10 2-2 14, Gortat 6-10 5-5 17, Nash 6-13 0-0 13, Dudley 6-11 0-0 12, Morris 2-6 0-0 4, Brown 6-11 0-0 12, Telfair 2-3 1-4 5, Warrick 1-2 1-2 3, Lopez 0-1 4-4 4. Totals 42-79 17-21 104. Minnesota 23 28 23 21 â€” 95 Phoenix 22 24 31 27 â€” 104 3-Point Goals-Minnesota 1-13 (Love 1-5, Johnson 0-1, Ridnour 0-1, Williams 0-2, Beasley 0-2, Rubio 0-2), Phoenix 3-8 (Frye 2-3, Nash 1-3, Dudley 0-1, Brown 0-1). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Minnesota 47 (Love 10), Phoenix 52 (Nash 8). Assists-Minnesota 14 (Ridnour 8), Phoenix 27 (Nash 17). Total Fouls-Minnesota 20, Phoenix 27. Technicals-Phoenix defensive three second. A-15,071 (18,422).
Clippers 108, Kings 100 SACRAMENTO, CALIF. â€” Chris Paul had 22 points and nine assists, Blake Griffin added 14 points and nine rebounds. L.A. CLIPPERS (108) Butler 5-11 2-2 13, Griffin 7-12 0-0 14, Jordan 1-3 0-0 2, Paul 9-18 3-3 22, Foye 6-13 1-1 16, Williams 7-14 0-0 18, Martin 4-7 0-0 8, Simmons 5-8 0-0 13, Bledsoe 0-2 2-2 2, R.Evans 0-1 0-0 0, Gomes 0-1 0-0 0, Thompkins 0-2 0-0 0, Cook 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 44-92 8-8 108. SACRAMENTO (100) T.Evans 7-21 4-4 18, Thompson 1-1 2-6 4, Cousins 9-17 4-6 23, Thomas 2-4 4-4 10, Thornton 8-15 1-1 18, Hickson 2-4 0-0 4, Hayes 0-1 0-0 0, Salmons 3-5 0-0 7, Fredette 3-5 2-2 11, Garcia 1-4 0-0 3, Whiteside 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 37-79 17-23 100.
FREE STATE HIGH
TODAY â€˘ Girls basketball vs. Olathe South at Leavenworth, 5:30 p.m.
TODAY â€˘ Girls basketball at St. Paul, 7:30 p.m. John Raoux/AP Photo
OKLAHOMA CITYâ€™S KEVIN DURANT (35) drives past Orlandoâ€™s Ryan Anderson. Durant scored 38 points, and the Thunder defeated the Magic, 105-102, on Thursday night in Orlando, Fla.
How former Jayhawks fared Cole Aldrich, Oklahoma City Did not play (coachâ€™s decision). Mario Chalmers, Miami Pts: 12. FGs: 4-8. FTs: 2-3. Nick Collison, Oklahoma City Pts: 2. FGs: 1-1. FTs: 0-0. Markieff Morris, Phoenix Pts: 4. FGs: 2-6. FTs: 0-0. L.A. Clippers 28 29 28 23 â€” 108 Sacramento 25 32 22 21 â€” 100 3-Point Goals-L.A. Clippers 12-23 (Williams 4-7, Simmons 3-4, Foye 3-7, Paul 1-2, Butler 1-2, Gomes 0-1), Sacramento 9-20 (Fredette 3-4, Thomas 2-3, Cousins 1-1, Salmons 1-2, Garcia 1-4, Thornton 1-4, T.Evans 0-2). Fouled Out-Bledsoe. Rebounds-L.A. Clippers 43 (Griffin 9), Sacramento 53 (Cousins 10). Assists-L.A. Clippers 30 (Paul 9), Sacramento 14 (Thomas 4). Total Fouls-L.A. Clippers 19, Sacramento 17. A-15,512 (17,317).
Sizemore out 8-12 weeks CLEVELAND â€” Grady Sizemore will start the season in a familiar spot â€” on the disabled list. The oft-injured Cleveland Indians outfielder is expected to miss eight to 12 weeks because of a back injury, the latest medical setback for a three-time All-Star
Mo. Valley Tourn. Mo. Valley Tourn. Akron v. Kent St. Ohio Valley Tourn. Mo. Valley Tourn. West Coast Tourn. Mo. Valley Tourn. West Coast Tourn.
noon FSN 2:30p.m. FSN 6 p.m. ESPN2 6 p.m. ESPNU 6 p.m. FSN 8 p.m. ESPNU 8:30p.m. FSN 10 p.m. ESPNU
MIAMI (107) James 13-22 10-12 38, Battier 1-3 0-0 3, Anthony 3-5 0-0 6, Chalmers 4-8 2-3 12, Wade 12-23 9-11 33, Haslem 5-12 1-1 11, Pittman 0-3 1-2 1, Cole 0-4 0-0 0, Miller 1-2 0-0 3. Totals 39-82 23-29 107. PORTLAND (93) Wallace 4-9 3-4 12, Aldridge 10-18 0-0 20, Camby 1-6 0-0 2, Crawford 8-16 2-2 18, Batum 6-11 4-6 17, Matthews 4-6 5-5 15, Przybilla 1-2 2-2 4, Williams 1-4 0-0 2, Felton 1-4 0-0 3, C.Smith 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 36-76 16-19 93. Miami 32 28 27 20 â€” 107 Portland 24 18 27 24 â€” 93 3-Point Goals-Miami 6-11 (James 2-2, Chalmers 2-4, Miller 1-2, Battier 1-2, Wade 0-1), Portland 5-16 (Matthews 2-3, Wallace 1-1, Felton 1-2, Batum 1-3, Williams 0-1, Aldridge 0-1, Crawford 0-5). ReboundsMiami 47 (Haslem 14), Portland 45 (Camby, Matthews 7). Assists-Miami 22 (Wade 10), Portland 21 (Crawford, Aldridge, Matthews 4). Total Fouls-Miami 15, Portland 21. Technicals-Pittman. A-20,597 (19,980).
who once appeared to have a sensational career ahead of him. The team said Sizemore underwent a â€œminimally invasiveâ€? lower back procedure Thursday in Miami.
Love leads Honda Clasic PALM BEACH GARDENS, FLA. â€” Davis Love III looked more like a player than a Ryder Cup captain Thursday at the Honda Classic. Love made a hole-in-one on the 197-yard fifth hole and tied the course record at PGA National with a 6-under 64, giving him a two-shot lead. He took advantage of soft and relatively calm conditions in the morning. Rory McIlroy was in the group at 66, needing a win this week to go to No. 1 in the world. Tiger Woods needs a good round just to have a chance going into the weekend. Playing the Honda Classic for the first time as a pro, Woods twice lost momentum with sloppy bogeys and failed to convert a routine up-and-down on the par-5 18th for a 1-over 71.
Cable 36, 236 36, 236 34, 234 35, 235 36, 236 35, 235 36, 236 35, 235
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OSU v. Kansas replay 2 p.m.
Golden St. v. Phila. 7 p.m. ESPN 33, 233 L.A. Clippers v. Phoenix 9:30p.m. ESPN 33, 233 Golf
Wichita St. v. Hawaii
Heat 107, Trail Blazers 93 PORTLAND, ORE. â€” LeBron James scored 38 points and pulled down 11 rebounds, and Dwyane Wade added Prep Boys Basketball Time Net 33 points to lead Miami past Portland. LHS v. O-East replay 10:30p.m. Knol.
Negotiators: No deadline set for expanded baseball playoffs the sides reached a consensus that ties for division titles would be broken on the field with a tiebreaker game under the new playoff format, and not by head-to-head record. Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig said Jan. 27 the expansion for this season was on track. Eight of 30 baseball teams have made the playoffs under the format that began in 1995, a year later than intended because of a strike that wiped out the postseason in â€˜94. The postseason included just the league winners from 1903-68, then increased to four teams in 1969. In the NFL, 12 of 32 teams make the playoffs. In both the NBA and NHL, 16 of 30 teams advance to the postseason.
TODAY College Basketball
Wisconsin v. Minnesota 7 p.m. FCSP Mankato v. N. Dakota 7:30p.m. FCSC
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NEW YORK â€” Negotiators for baseball players and owners say there is no set deadline for an agreement to expand the playoffs to 10 teams this season. The sides have said for weeks a deal is likely. When players and owners signed their agreement for a new labor contract in November, the section covering the postseason established a March 1 goal for deciding whether the playoffs would increase by two teams for 2012 or 2013. But in recent days both sides said negotiations would continue beyond Thursday if they needed time. The sides spoke on condition of anonymity to The Associated Press because the talks have not been public. The deal would establish a new onegame, wild-card round in each league between the teams with the best records who are not division winners, meaning a thirdplace team could win the World Series. Creating it for 2012 has been complicated because the regular-season schedule was drafted last spring and summer, and the extra game has to be put in place in a manner that doesnâ€™t disrupt the World Series schedule. Further complicating scheduling,
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Memphis v. Tulsa
11 a.m. CBS
Pitt v. UConn Big South final Okla. St. v. Kansas St. LSU v. Auburn Washington v. UCLA Cincinnati v. Villanova Ohio Valley final Mo. Valley Tourn. Louisville v. Syracuse
11 a.m. ESPN 11 a.m. ESPN2 12:30p.m. NBC 1 p.m. CBS 1 p.m. CBS 1 p.m. ESPN 1 p.m. ESPN2 1:30 p.m. FSN 3 p.m. CBS
Missouri v. Texas Tech Vanderbilt v. Tennessee Mo. Valley Tourn. N. Carolina v. Duke Atlantic Sun final Horizon Tourn. Texas v. Kansas West Coast Tourn. Summit Tourn. Great NW final West Coast Tourn. Texas v. Kansas replay
3 p.m. KMCI 3 p.m. ESPN 4 p.m. FSN 6 p.m. ESPN 6 p.m. ESPN2 7:30p.m. ESPNU 8 p.m. ESPN 8 p.m. ESPN2 8:30p.m. FCSC 9:30p.m. FCSA 10 p.m. ESPN2 10:30p.m. Knol.
Womenâ€™s Basketball Time Iowa St. v. Baylor Summit Tourn. ACC Tourn. Summit Tourn. SEC Tourn.
11 a.m. FSN noon FCSC 12:30p.m. ESPNU 2:30p.m. TCSC 5 p.m. ESPNU Net
Cable 5, 13, 205, 213 33, 233 34, 234 14, 214 5, 205 13, 213 33, 233 34, 234 36, 236 5, 13, 205, 213 15, 215 33, 233 36, 236 33, 233 34, 234 35, 235 33,233 34, 234 145 144 34, 234 6 Cable 36, 236 145 35, 235 145 35, 235
Honda Classic Honda Classic
noon Golf 3 p.m. NBC
156,289 14, 214
Nationwide qual. Spring qual. Nationwide series
noon Speed 150,227 1:30 p.m. Speed 150,227 3:30p.m. ESPN2 34, 234
St. Louis v. San Jose
Mankato v. N. Dakota 7 p.m. FCSC 146 Wisconsin v. Minnesota 7:30p.m. FCSA 144
LATEST LINE NBA Favorite ............... Points (O/U) ........ Underdog Memphis .............................3 (183) .................... TORONTO BOSTON ........................... 6 1/2 (187)............. New Jersey ATLANTA .............................6 (189) .................. Milwaukee Chicago ...............................8 (190) ................ CLEVELAND a-Dallas ........................No Line (XXX) .... NEW ORLEANS b-HOUSTON .................No Line (XXX) .................. Denver c-PHILADELPHIA ........No Line (XXX) ............. Golden St SAN ANTONIO ...................14 (195) ................... Charlotte d-Miami ........................No Line (XXX) ...................... UTAH LA Clippers ........................2 (196) ...................... PHOENIX LA LAKERS ......................10 1/2 (193) ........... Sacramento a-Dallas forward D. Nowitzki is questionable. b-Denver center N. Hilario is doubtful. c-Golden St guard S. Curry is questionable. d-Utah forward P. Millsap is doubtful.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL Favorite ....................Points ............. Underdog KENT ST ....................................3................................. Akron Ohio ...........................................5...................... MIAMI-OHIO Harvard ....................................8 ........................ COLUMBIA CORNELL ..................................9........................ Dartmouth PENNSYLVANIA ..................14 1/2 ............................ Brown PRINCETON ..............................6..................................... Yale NOTRE DAME ..........................11 ...................... Providence Western Michigan ............. 1 1/2............. CENTRAL MICH Colonial Conference Tournament Richmond Coliseum-Richmond, Va. First Round James Madison .....................2................ NC Wilmington Delaware ................................ 12 ............................. Towson Northeastern ......................4 1/2 ............ William & Mary Georgia St ...............................6.............................. Hofstra
Missouri Valley Conference Tournament Scottrade Center-St. Louis Quarterfinals Northern Iowa .......................3........................... Illinois St Missouri St ........................... 1 1/2...................... Evansville Horizon Conference Tournament Athletics Recreation Center-Valparaiso, Ind. Quarterfinals Detroit ......................................4............... Youngstown St Butler ..................................... 1 1/2............. Wis Milwaukee Southern Conference Tournament Asheville Civic Center-Asheville, N.C. First Round Coll of Charleston ................6............... Appalachian St Western Carolina ..................6....................... The Citadel Furman .................................. 1 1/2......................... Samford Georgia Southern ............. 1 1/2..... Tenn Chattanooga
Prep Boys Basketball Time Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament MassMutual Center-Springfield, Mass. First Round Marist .....................................5 1/2 ..................... St. Peterâ€™s Niagara ..................................6 1/2 ......................... Canisius NHL Favorite .....................Goals.............. Underdog OTTAWA .............................Even-1/2 ..................... Chicago WASHINGTON ...................Even-1/2 .............. New Jersey NY Rangers ......................Even-1/2 .............. TAMPA BAY DETROIT ................................1-1 1/2 ................... Minnesota EDMONTON .......................Even-1/2 ......................... Dallas ANAHEIM ...............................1/2-1........................... Calgary Home Team in CAPS (c) 2012 Tribune Media Services, Inc.
LHS v. O-East replay
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TODAY IN SPORTS 1962 â€” Wilt Chamberlain scores an NBA-record 100 points to lead the Philadelphia Warriors to a 169-147 triumph over the New York Knicks. Chamberlain scores 59 second-half points and 28 points from the free-throw line for records. Both teams combine for 316 points to surpass the record of 312 set by BostonMinneapolis on Feb. 27, 1959.
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Friday, March 2, 2012
Firebirds girls ready for O-South rematch By Benton Smith email@example.com
It’s been exactly three weeks since Free State High’s girls basketball team suffered its most painful loss of the season. The Firebirds were up one point at Olathe South when the Falcons’ Megan Balcom drilled a coldblooded three-pointer at the buzzer, giving OSouth a 52-50 victory. Said Free State senior guard Lynn Robinson: “We talk about it all the time. That three-point shot that they made against us just made us so bitter. We just can’t believe it went in.” The dagger had the FSHS girls in tears in the
Anytime you play somebody and lose at the buzzer, you’d love to get the opportunity to play them again.” — Free State girls basketball coach Bryan Duncan locker room after the loss, and it was in that emotional moment that they started looking forward to a possible rematch. They’ve got it at 5:30 p.m. tonight at Leavenworth High, with a substate championship on the line. The first match-up between Free State (16-5,
ranked No. 6 in Class 6A) and O-South (19-2, No. 5 in 6A) went so well for the Firebirds, senior guard Jackie Garcia said, that they’re hoping for a repeat performance, just with a better outcome. The sentiment in the locker room after that loss, remains the same now — “We’d rather lose that one and win this next one,” Garcia said. Free State coach Bryan Duncan said the entire team responded in like fashion to the loss at OSouth. “Anytime you play somebody and lose at the buzzer, you’d love to get the opportunity to play them again,” Duncan said.
The anticipation of the rematch, coupled with what’s at stake, junior guard Kennedy Kirkpatrick said, should make for a memorable showdown. “It was definitely a good game the last time we played them, and I think everyone is really fired up to play them again, so it’ll be fun,” Kirkpatrick said. When the Firebirds recall the first meeting, Robinson said the thing that annoys them most is the way the third quarter turned out. Free State led 31-21 at the half before the Falcons went on a 22-7 run in the third. “We just have to make sure we play four very intense quarters against
Turnovers, poor shooting doom Free State boys vs. Leavenworth By Benton Smith firstname.lastname@example.org
LEAVENWORTH — A chance at redemption sat squarely in front of the Free State High boys basketball team Thursday night. The struggles and losses of the past three months wouldn’t seem so bad if the Firebirds could pull off some postseason magic. For a half, underdog FSHS played to its potential and had Leavenworth in a precarious spot. But the Pioneers showed why they were the No. 2 seed in this Class 6A sub-state tournament and put an end to No. 7 seed Free State’s season with a 65-47 home win. It was obvious to all involved that the third quarter was the point when the Firebirds’ chances of pulling off the upset were dashed. FSHS coach Chuck Law said it was kind of cliche, but the first four minutes of the second half can decide a basketball game. Law’s Firebirds (7-14) felt pretty good about where they stood at halftime, trailing just 2724. However, less than two minutes into the third quarter, Leavenworth (16-5, No. 7 in 6A) had scored seven unanswered points — courtesy of Grant Greenberg, Jeff George and Jerricus Funderburke — to take a 10-point lead. Though FSHS senior Tyler Self put a stop to the bleeding by nailing his third three-pointer of the game, George answered with his third three-pointer, setting the table for what would be a steady barrage of backbreaking plays by the Pioneers. “They’ve got another gear,” Law said of LHS. “They came out and hit some big shots to start the second half and we didn’t.” Leavenworth put the game out of reach with a series of mini-runs in the second half. LHS went on a 10-4 spurt late in the third and took a 46-33 lead into the fourth quarter. An 11-1 run in the fourth sealed Free State’s fate. “We don’t have the offensive fire-power to combat that,” Law said.
BOX SCORE FSHS (47) Shawn Knighton 1-6 1-2 3, Cameron Dabney 2-6 0-0 4, Brett Frantz 4-11 0-0 9, Tyler Self 4-7 0-0 11, Gabe Patterson 8-15 2-5 18, Cole Moreano 0-1 0--0 0, Kyle McFarland 0-0 0-0 0, Blake Winslow 0-1 0-0 0, Reshawn Caro 1-2 0-0 2, Dimitar Gocevski 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 20-49 3-7 47. LHS (65) Jeff George 3-4 1-2 10, Preston Padgett 4-11 2-4 11, Xavier Young 3-8 2-2 9, Grant Greenberg 10-15 5-5 26, Jerricus Funderburke 3-5 2-4 8, Dakota Hamelund 0-1 0-0 0, Jason Randall 0-0 1-2 1, Cameron Wiggins 0-1 0-0 0, Chris Johnson 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 23-46 13-19 65. FSHS 10 14 9 14 — 47 LHS 12 15 19 19 — 65 Three-point goals: FSHS 4-12 (Self 3, Frantz); LHS 6-19 (George 3, Padgett, Young, Greenberg). Fouled out: None. Turnovers: FSHS 15, LHS 10.
Following a six-point third quarter for Greenberg, an LHS senior guard, he scored 11 in the fourth to finish with a game-high 26. The closest FSHS could get in the final eight minutes was eight points, thanks to a quick start in the fourth, with a jumper by Brett Frantz and two buckets in the paint for Gabe Patterson. However, Greenberg soon after went on a personal 7-0 run. With just less than a minute remaining in their prep careers, a despondent group of Free State seniors — Self, Frantz, Patterson, Cameron Dabney and Shawn Knighton — left the floor. Frantz, who finished with nine points, said the Firebirds needed to answer LHS basket-for-basket in the second half and they failed to do so. “It’s hard not to look up and see the score and see it (the deficit) keep on getting bigger,” Frantz said. Leavenworth did most of its damage in the third quarter, when FSHS had five of its 15 turnovers and shot 3-for-10 from the field. In the meantime, the Pioneers went 8-for-12 with three turnovers. Self, who scored 11 points and passed out three assists, said Free State’s miscues were the difference. “We did some careless things with the ball, which didn’t help, and they got some easy buckets in transition,” Self said. “We just couldn’t get it back after that.” Law agreed: “Turnovers were big. We were careless in some critical junctures of the game. And those are kind of deflating. Some of our turnovers to-
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LEAVENWORTH GRADUATE AND FORMER KU PLAYER WAYNE SIMIEM, JR., CENTER, was inducted in the Kansas State High School Activities Association Hall of Fame before a substate game Thursday at Leavenworth.
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LEAVENWORTH — Minutes before his alma mater, Leavenworth High, played its Class 6A sub-state opener Thursday night against Free State, Leavenworth and Kansas University basketball product Wayne Simien was inducted into the 2012 Kansas State High School Activities Association Hall of Fame. A 2001 LHS graduate who went on to earn numerous honors at KU and had a cup of coffee in the NBA with the Miami Heat, Simien received a plaque recognizing the honor at midcourt before the Pioneers went on to beat FSHS, 65-47. In addition to leading the Pioneers to a 6A championship his junior year, Simien night, they weren’t aggressive.” Patterson had teamhighs of 18 points and eight rebounds. He said Free State hoped to salvage a rough season with a sub-state victory. “It’s really hard to deal with… We just fell apart in the second half and lost the game that way,” the senior forward said. Though Leavenworth got out to a 9-2 lead in the first quarter, Free State stormed back behind baskets from Frantz, Patter-
received numerous individual awards, including Mr. Kansas Basketball, Gatorade Player of the Year, Sunflower League Player of the Year, KBCA Player of the Year, Scholastic Sports America-Kansas Athlete of the Year, McDonald’s All-American and second-team Parade All-American. During his high school career, he averaged 20 points, 10 rebounds, four blocked shots and shot 87 percent at the free-throw line. In his four-year career at KU, Simien was an All-American and Wooden Award finalist his junior and senior years and named Big 12 Player of the Year his senior season. He left Kansas as the 12th leading all-time scorer in program history with 1,593 points. son, Dabney and Self, and trailed 12-10 entering the second quarter. FSHS stayed within striking distance in the second, when its five senior starters accounted for all six of the team’s baskets. As often was the case for the Firebirds this season, they were left with some what-ifs following the 18-point defeat. Said Law: “We played like it was a good matchup for us for about 16 minutes.”
LHS boys bowlers place ninth at state Tongie girls advance AREA SUB-STATE BASKETBALL ROUNDUP
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WICHITA — Lawrence High’s Kierstan Warren finished 15th in the Class 6A state girls bowling tournament Thursday at Northrock Lanes, and LHS placed ninth in the boys team standings. For the LHS boys, Riley Gentry placed 28th with a 632 series, Austin Bennett
39th with a 605, Pace Leggins 43rd with a 592, Tre Sexton 44th with a 590, Connor Daniels 69th with a 500 and Isaiah Ross 71st with a 467. Two Free State bowlers competed in the boys state tournament. Chase Taylor finished 51st with a 576 series, and Jordan Jump finished 68th with a 509 series.
running out and a spot in finals on the line, the Chieftains finally put the BONNER SPRINGS — nail in the coffin. With a 48-38 victory Thursday night over To- Hayden 7 8 8 15 — 38 7 11 8 22 — 48 peka Hayden, Tonganoxie Tonganoxie Hatden — Shannon Strecker 11, Mary High’s girls basketball Lawlor 8, Sarah Pimentel 7, Maureen team advanced to a Class Kennedy 4, Bri Heinen 4, Julia Stringer 2, Bree Schmidt 2, Mackenzie Cox 0. 4A sub-state semifinal. Tonganoxie — Jenny Whitledge 17, Through three quarters, Hannah Kemp 12, KatelynWaldeier 5, Emma Stilgenbauer 4, Madee Walker 4, no Tonganoxie lead was Haley Smith 3, Tavia Brown 2, Amanda safe. However, with time Holroyd 1.
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them and make sure we want that game,” the senior guard said, “because we want to go to state.” There is no questioning how much Robinson, Garcia, Kirkpatrick, Abbey and Chelsea Casady, A’Liyah Rogers and Scout Wiebe have been looking forward to this chance. However, Duncan knows that alone won’t win the game. “Certainly, we’d like to get a shot at them,” Duncan said, “but also we understand that we have to go do it. It’s easy to talk about.” In the O-South win, Alex Hugo led the team with 12 points. Kylie Kopatich had 11 and Bailey Rinehart had 10.
Duncan said things could turn out better for Free State this time if they do a couple of things well. “We’ve got to do a good job in transition defense on their run-outs,” Duncan said, “and we’ve got to do a good job on our shot selection.” FSHS went 19-for-49 (39 percent) from the floor in the loss and 5-for-17 (29 percent) from three. Robinson said the Firebirds can’t let O-South make a big scoring run tonight. “This time,” she said, “we’re gonna extend the lead and we’re gonna win that game.” Free State last went to state in 2010.
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That shot bounced off the backboard, and East’s Caelan Neal grabbed the defensive rebound before getting fouled with two seconds left. “I felt like we were where we needed to be,” Henrichs said. “We just didn’t hit the shot.” Neal hit the front end of a one-and-one to end any hopes of an LHS comeback. The Lions actually led by as many as 10 points in the first half thanks to hot shooting. LHS took a 23-16 advantage into halftime despite not making a two-point field goal. Instead, LHS was 7-for-9 from threepoint range, while Anthony Buffalomeat added the other two points on a pair of free throws. “I thought we moved the ball well,” Lewis said. “I thought everybody who stepped on the floor did a great job of filling their role.” Smith kept East in it during the second quarter — scoring all nine of his team’s points — then continued his accuracy in the third quarter. During one stretch, he scored 10 straight points to the Lions’ five and cut LHS’s lead to 32-31. Smith’s final three gave East a 47-44 lead with 2:35 left. The Hawks (13-8) never trailed again. Though Lewis instructed his players to “lean” toward Smith in their 2-3 zone, that didn’t stop the junior from shooting it a few steps beyond the three-point line. Lewis said Smith’s performance had a “Marcus Denmon feel,” referring to the Missouri guard who made six of nine threes — many of them from deep — against Kansas in the Tigers’ 74-71 victory on Feb. 4 in Columbia, Mo.
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LAWRENCE HIGH’S JAKE MOSIMAN, (3) LEAPS out of the reach of an Olathe East defender for a shot at the basket Thursday at LHS.
BOX SCORE OLATHE EAST (50) Caelan Neal 4-6 1-2 11, Payton Snell 0-2 0-0 0, Taren Robinson 1-1 0-0 2, Austin Brown 2-5 0-0 5, Matthew Baltimore 1-2 0-0 2, Bret Cook 0-4 0-0 0, Kyle Smith 6-9 4-4 22, Jonah Jacobson 4-6 0-0 8, Ezra Talbert 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 18-38 5-6 50. LAWRENCE HIGH (46) Jake Mosiman 4-9 0-0 11, Shane Willoughby 1-5 1-2 4, Anthony Buffalomeat 0-6 4-4 4, Logan Henrichs 5-5 5-8 19, Bryce Montes de Oca 0-3 0-0 0, Tyrone Jenkins 0-0 0-0 0, KJ Pritchard 3-10 0-0 8, Troy Willoughby 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 13-38 10-14 46. OE 7 9 18 16 — 50 LHS 14 9 11 12 — 46 Three-point goals: Olathe East 9-16 (Smith 6-7, Neal 2-2, Brown 1-1, Talbert 0-1, Snell 0-2, Cook 0-3); LHS 10-21 (Henrichs 4-4, Mosiman 3-5, Pritchard 2-7, S. Willoughby 1-2, Buffalomeat 0-3). Fouled out: None. Turnovers: OE 12, LHS 10. Technical foul: None.
“I’m telling you, he hit some shots that we were contesting, and we were out there,” Lewis said. “You’ve just got to hand it to him for hitting some shots.” Henrichs led LHS with 19 points on 5-for-5 shooting. That included perfect 4-for-4 accuracy from three-point range. Mosiman contributed 11 points, while Pritchard —who returned to action despite being bothered by a right-ankle injury — added eight. It was the final game for seniors Henrichs, Pritchard, Buffalomeat and Troy Willoughby. “I just can’t say enough good things about our guys,” Lewis said. “There’s a lot of sad guys in there right now, and that just tells you that they really care about it.”
Seabury boys rout St. Paul, 70-45 J-W Staff Reports
ST. PAUL — Sophomore Khadre Lane exploded for 35 points and Seabury Academy’s boy’s basketball team got one step closer to the Class 1A-Division I state tournament Thursday night with a 7045 sub-state victory over tournament host St. Paul. Despite the lopsided final, Seahawks coach Ashley Battles said his team came out lethargic in the first half. Seabury (11-10) only held a 26-17 halftime advantage before it got rolling in the second half. “We finally stepped out,” Battles said of the third quarter, “and we were who we are.” As the Seahawks expected, with their height, St. Paul played zone defense. It just took some time for Seabury to adjust after Thomas Diaz got in foul trouble in the first half. Plus, the team was without Jesse May, who
broke his nose and suffered a concussion Feb. 21. “We just kind of calmed down,” Battles said of the second half, “and became more patient and just played as a team instead of going out and just trying to score on our own.” Lane’s “smart, aggressive” approach, the coach said, led to his big night, while senior forward Georgi Funtarov scored 17 points. The win advanced Seabury on to a 7:30 p.m. Saturday sub-state final against Waverly (17-3) at St. Paul. Battles said the Seahawks won’t be able to come out sluggish again, with a spot at state on the line. “We just have to be focused and ready to go from the tip,” Battles said. St. Paul 6 11 15 13 — 45 Seabury 10 16 24 20 — 70 Seabury scoring: Khadre Lane 35, Marcel Cortez 3, Marcus Allen 2, Garrett Gillett 2, Thomas Diaz 3, Georgi Funtarov 17, Fischer Almanza 2, Aaron Lock 6.
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Self: Report of feud with Drew ‘inaccurate’ By Gary Bedore email@example.com
The current edition of Sports Illustrated — which features a story on Baylor’s wildly successful athletic department — maintains Kansas University coach Bill Self has a problem with Bears’ coach Scott Drew. The magazine says: “It’s no coincidence that Self’s loathing of Drew and Texas coach Rick Barnes’ jibes at him (Drew) increased with Baylor’s wins.” Self’s response to the Journal-World: “I don’t read all the articles, but my wife showed me this one — something that was written that was inaccurate. I’ve never spoken to the writer, but obviously he got his information somewhere else that I think was definitely not accurate of the feelings of any coach in our league.” O Quite the quip: KU senior guard Tyshawn Taylor had perhaps the quote of the season on Thursday. Asked if he was nervous about his Senior Day speech to follow Saturday’s 8 p.m. game against Texas, he joked: “Yes. I wish I could just tweet it.”
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BAYLOR HEAD COACH SCOTT DREW DRAWS UP A PLAY for Perry Jones III (1), Pierre Jackson, center left, and Brady Heslip (5) against Oklahoma on Feb. 25, in Waco, Texas.
PHILADELPHIA WARRIORS’ WILT CHAMBERLAIN SCORES his 100th point against the New York Knickerbockers, setting an NBA record, in this file photo from March 2, 1962, in Hershey, Pa.
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worked hard, but every day I saw improvement on the (football) field because I hadn’t played in so long. I loved it. “I told myself, ‘You’ve worked harder than you’ve ever worked, just keep it going with basketball.’ Over that time period I realized life was passing by. I wasn’t going to have opportunities like I had with basketball ever again, and I had to make the most of it.” So Teahan red-shirted during the 2010-11 hoops season in advance of this breakout year.
minutes last Senior Day. ... Allerik Freeman, a 6-4 junior from Olympic High in Charlotte, N.C., has narrowed his college choices to KU and Villanova, Rivals.com reports. Freeman is the No. 23-ranked player in the recruiting Class of 2013. “Kansas and Villanova are my final schools, and both are even right now,” he told Rivals.com. Freeman attended the 2011 Late Night in the Phog on an unofficial visit. He has not set a timetable to make his college choice. ... Future KU forward Andrew White has been selected to play in the Derby Festival Classic on April 6 in Louisville. He’s a 6-6 senior from Miller School in Chester, Va., ranked No. 56 by Rivals.com O Anthem: Jim Cornelison, who performs a stirring rendition of the National Anthem at Chicago Blackhawks home games, will sing the anthem Saturday night at Allen Fieldhouse. KU officials have requested the students continue singing the correct words, “Home of the Brave” instead of “Home of the Chiefs” at the end of the anthem in respect for the song as well as Cornelison.
Remember, he’s gotten into trouble for his posts on Twitter and Facebook during his four years at KU. O Standing up for Ty: Self is not pleased Taylor was left off the final list of Naismith Award candidates. “Oh yeah, that’s a snub. No question. If Tyshawn Taylor is not one of the best 15 players in the country, that’s unbelievable to me,” Self said.
Taylor said: “It’s kind of wack, but it is what it is. My numbers don’t really lie, so I guess they could look at that. It’s cool, though. Thomas (Robinson) is about to get Player of the Year and coach Self will get Coach of the Year, so we’re good over here. We’re winning.” O Self on the race for national player of the year: “I think it’s a two-horse race, without question,
Wilt “Because he was black,” Ruklick echoed. “It was terrible the way black players were treated in the NBA then. It started getting better by 1963, 1964.” The thick-skinned Chamberlain, Ruklick said, handled the slights well. The two men first met on the Kansas University campus, when the opposing centers were brought together for a photograph the day before Wilt’s varsity debut as a sophomore against Northwestern in Allen Fieldhouse. “I looked at him and I said, ‘Wilt, I want to apologize to you,’ ” Ruklick remembered. “The reason I said that to him was because in the summer of 1955, at the old North-South high school basketball game in Murray, Ky., I was picked as prep All-American center and Wilt wasn’t there. He wasn’t invited. No black guys. I told him, ‘I stood there with four other guys and stood in your place, Wilt.’” Chamberlain’s response — “Don’t even think about it, man. You earned it.” — made a first impression on Ruklick that he never second-guessed. “From that point on, I realized Wilt Chamberlain was made of great stuff,” Ruklick said. “He was strong in many ways.” The day after that meeting, Chamberlain made his debut in a way that to this day echoes in Allen Fieldhouse. “What he did to me in Lawrence, I still need psychiatric help with it,”
“Willie says, ‘Hey Ruklick, I heard what you said. You’ll never play in another game. The record of this game will be taken out of the scorebook and the game will be forfeited to New York,’” Ruklick recounted. “Then he handed me the ball and started laughing. But for about five seconds I thought he was serious, and I almost flooded my jock.” Ruklick proceeded to miss the free throw on purpose, but one of the Knicks, not Chamberlain got the rebound, which for the sake of symmetry, was a fortunate thing. The famous black-and-white photo of a smiling Wilt Paul Vathis/AP File Photo holding a white sheet IN THIS MARCH 2, 1962 FILE PHOTO, unidentified fans and teammates rush of paper wouldn’t have onto the court to congratulate Philadelphia Warriors’ Wilt Chamberlain (13) in looked quite as cool had Hershey, Pa., after he scored his 100th point in a 169-147 win over the New York the numbers on it read, Knickerbockers. For 50 years, Chamberlain’s 100-point night has stood as one of “102.” sport’s magic numbers. After that season, the Warriors moved to San Francisco, but Ruklick Ruklick said. “I held him It was in their third fast, suddenly. Everyone didn’t go with them and to 52 points.” season as teammates with realized in the middle of It remains a KU single- the Philadelphia Warriors the fourth quarter that he retired from basketball, game scoring record. that Chamberlain scored was getting kind of close.” even though he was told he had a roster spot. The next year, Northhis 100 points against the Ruklick confirmed “Eddie Gottlieb, a western played a zone New York Knicks. No look-back reports that principal founder of the defense and held ChamTV camera was there to state the Knicks began NBA and the owner of berlain to 27 points, record it. fouling other players “and we almost beat the Chamberlain, the Babe before Chamberlain could the Warriors looked at me and said, ‘Fans won’t Jayhawks.” No slouch Ruth of basketball, had get the ball, but said it himself, Ruklick rememone hole in his swing. was not accurate that the buy tickets if you have too many Negroes on the bered scoring 22 points He never mastered the Warriors began fouling against KU in Lawrence, free throw. But on his Knicks in order to get the team,’” Ruklick said. “I went home and told my 27 in Evanston, Ill., where 100-point night, he made ball back more quickly. the former Northwestern 28 of 32 from the line Ruklick’s historic assist wife he said that. She said, ‘You mean we’ll be movcenter lives in retirement. and hit 36 of 63 field-goal came with 46 seconds ing to San Francisco beHe witnessed Ohio State’s attempts. In all the years remaining. cause you’re white?’ I was two-point victory against since, Kobe Byrant is the “The game went on his Wildcats on Wednes- closest anyone has come and I got fouled,” Ruklick making $8,000, plus $1,500 playoff money. What I day night. to Chamberlain’s mythiremembered. “I go to saw in the way black guys Chamberlain invited cal round number. Bryant the free-throw line, I’m were treated soured me Ruklick to be his guest at scored 81 points against ready to take my shot on the NBA. We didn’t his 1998 jersey retirement the Toronto Raptors in and I yelled, ‘Hey, Wilt, move to San Francisco.” in Allen Fieldhouse and 2006. I’m dumping,’ which He turned from baskettold his former foe and Chamberlain averaged meant I’m going to miss ball player to basketball then friend and teammate, an unthinkable 50.4 points on purpose. The ref was fan, rooting especially “Man, I’m always glad to in 1961-62, so dominant Willie Smith, a short, fat, see you. I got 52 against performances became ex- calm easy-going guy who passionately for the guy who dropped 52 on him in you.” pected of him on a nightly drank beer with us. A 1956, the guy who, fiveRuklick said Chambasis. good guy.” berlain sent the jersey he “Did we expect him to A good guy and appar- and-a-half years later, turned him into a footwore in the 52-point game score 100? No,” Ruklick ently not half bad as an note in basketball history. to Ruklick’s son, John. said. “It came up kind of actor.
“That was easy for him: Do you want to play or not play?” KU coach Bill Self said of the red-shirt decision. “I told him, ‘If you are going to be in our top rotation then you should play.’ When you look at some of the cats that we had I don’t think that was a hard decision at all.” Self has been thrilled with the progress of Teahan — somebody he placed on scholarship two years ago, helping Conner shed the walk-on label once and for all. “He has been great for us. He is a threat and you have to guard him,” Self said of the sharpshooter who is 6-for-6 from three in two games versus Missouri this season.
“I had a recruit tell me the other day when we played Missouri, he said ‘Coach, go back and look at the tape, and every time that Thomas Robinson got good touches on a certain block, Teahan was always on his side.’ It is pretty smart for a recruit to figure that out because they (defenders) can’t help off of it. So when you look at value, the value isn’t just Conner making shots, it’s the value of him being on the court. I think he carries great value.” Teahan’s teammates knew that, if given an opportunity, he could help the Jayhawks win games. “We knew for a couple years of his ability to stretch the floor and
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support of team manager Taeler Nieder and her family. Her brother, Jerod, suffered a severe neck injury on a family trip to Mexico in December. He’s currently being treated at a hospital in Colorado... An article on the injury from December is available at http://www2. ljworld.com/news/2011/ dec/31/mexico-familyfaces-nightmare-aftersons-injury/ ... It seems Self’s mom and dad were flooded with phone calls from Missouri’s Antlers after the phone number of Self’s parents was shown on a sign during ESPN’s College GameDay on Feb. 4 and appeared on the Internet. The Antlers have been notorious for obtaining phone numbers of KU players and coaches throughout the years. “The number they got was right,” Self said with a smile. ... Self said Thomas Robinson and Jeff Withey would join seniors Tyshawn Taylor, Jordan Juenemann and Conner Teahan in the Senior Day starting lineup against Texas. Self said the four-minute time limit on speeches would remain in place this year. Mario Little, one might recall, went over by seven
and they’re both thoroughbreds,” he said of KU’s Robinson and Kentucky’s Anthony Davis. “Anthony Davis will be the number one pick (in the NBA draft), but as a college player this year, I really believe Thomas has had the best year.” O This, that: Self and other KU coaches and support staff members wore bracelets at the KUOklahoma State game in
knock down shots. At 6-6, he has a body that can bang and rebound,” said senior guard Tyshawn Taylor. “He had to wait patiently for his time, and he’s taken full advantage of it.” Teahan — his older brother Kyle played football at Missouri State; younger brothers Chris (12) and Marcus (11) compete in a variety of sports including football and basketball — says his own sports career ends following this season. Armed with two degrees — in finance and accounting — he’s going job hunting. “I like finance better than accounting. It’s not as structured as account-
ing,” Teahan said. “I’ve wanted to work with people’s finances, help them get their situations in order and what they need to invest in. At the same time, I stress myself out enough. I think worrying about other people’s money would make me get a whole head of gray hairs,” he added with a smile. The worrying apparently is a waste of time, like the worrying about how much he’d contribute as a rotation player. “Great kid,” Self said, adding, “Conner will do well in life. I personally think any business, any company would make a smart move in hiring him.”
Correction The location of a private dinner charity event featuring former Indiana and Texas Tech men’s basketball coach Bob Knight was incorrect in Thursday’s paper. The dinner, for which Knight will serve as guest of honor, will be from 6-9 tonight at Lawrence Country Club. The dinner — $650 per person, $1,000 per couple — is a benefit for Vernon Wells’ Perfect 10 Charity, which supports and protects homeless children and single mothers. For information, contact Shelly or Stacy at 620-225-2737 or shelly_holle@buylewis. com. For information on the Perfect 10 Charity, visit vwp10.org.
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3BR Townhomes Avail.
position available in afternoon preschool classroom. Apply in person at Community Children’s Center 925 Vermont, Lawrence EOE 785-842-2515
Adam Ave. 2 bath, 2 car, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced yards, $995/mo. Pets okay with paid pet deposit. www.garberprop.com 785-841-4785
WorldClassNEK.com Education Enrolling Now for HVAC/R! Classes Starting Soon at Bryan College Call Today!
Lost Pet/Animal LOST Our beloved chocolate Labrador retriever, “Bobo” has been missing since the afternoon of Saturday 2/25 from the Lone Star Lake area. He is two years old, 80 pounds, and very friendly. His coat is deep chocolaty brown, eyes are golden. He was not wearing his collar, but is up to date on his shots and neutered. Please call with any information. Reward. call Eric (785) 840-8530 any time.
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2 DAY AUCTION Sat., March 3, 9:30 am Sun., March 4, 10 am Knights of Columbus Club 2206 East 23rd Street Lawrence, KS D & L Auctions 785-766-5630 www.dandlauctions.com CONSIGNMENT AUCTION Sat., Mar. 10, 2012 Lyndon, KS - 9AM Harley Gerdes Auctions (785) 828-4476 www.HarleyGerdesAuctions.com ESTATE AUCTION Sun., Mar. 11th - 9:00AM 2110 Harper, Bldgs. 1 & 2 Lawrence, KS Mrs. Bill (Pappy) Diane Byington & others Elston Auction Company Mark Elston 785-218-7851 www.KansasAuctions.net PUBLIC AUCTION Sat.,Mar. 10, 2012 - 10AM 405 West 4th Street Tonganoxie, KS JAN’S AUCTION & APPRAISAL SERICE 785-331-6919 www.kansasauctions.net/jan
Child Care Provided Licensed home daycare has 1 Full-time opening. Birth to 3 yrs. Lots of fun and love. 785-749-3336
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Education & Training Bishop Seabury Academy is seeking Experienced Teachers for these positions: Middle School Language Arts/English High School Math or Chemistry/Math
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Instruction and Tutoring Tutor, KS Certified Teacher M.Ed. accepting all ages, email email@example.com
New newspaper route available in between Lawrence & LeCompton. 7 days/week. Must be a reliable, dependable person & vehicle a must! Make $1500/mo. Must have valid driver’s license & insurance. Call 785-832-7249
Tutoring at my home. Remedial English and English term papers. 20 yrs. experience. Reasonable hourly rates. Call 785-843-5824 or 785- 840-7349.
Lawn, Garden & Nursery SPRING CLEANUP
Marty Goodwin 785-979-1379
Preferred candidates will have an advanced degree in the respective subject and/or a degree in education and at least four years of teaching experience. Experience with gifted programs, 504 plans/IEPs, or ESL teaching is desired but not essential. Applicants should send a resume & cover letter to Dr. Don Schawang, Head of School: donschawang@ seaburyacademy.org For more information visit www.seaburyacademy.org
Now Hiring for ECE center. Must be program director qualified for over 100 children. 785-856-6002 firstname.lastname@example.org Seeking Professional, warm & dependable assistant teachers who can make a long term commitment to our high quality infant, toddler, & preschool programs. Please send resumes to email@example.com
10 HARD WORKERS NEEDED NOW! Immediate Full Time Openings! 40 Hours a Week Guaranteed! Weekly Pay! 785-841-0755
- Dept. of Environment, Health Safety, University of Kansas.
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in an appropriate related field; or 4 years of equivalent work experience. 2 years’ work experience in asbestos and or lead abatement field. Valid Driver’s license. Experience with Microsoft Office or other standard office software. Excellent communication skills as evidenced by application materials. Ability to handle filled asbestos/lead waste containers and use appropriate safety equipment as demonstrated by past experience, certifications and/or training. Minimum $40K. Initial review date: Mar. 15, 2012. For more information or to apply go to https://jobs.ku.edu. Position 00062839. EO/AA.
Are you a person that loves the outdoors and people? Then you may be just who we’re looking for! Sunflower Outdoor & Bike Shop is currently looking to fill full & part-time positions for the Spring/Summer & beyond. Prior retail experience is a plus but not mandatory. Outgoing attitude is essential. Apply in person at 804 Massachusetts St., Downtown Lawrence.
Full Time Receptionist needed for busy veterinary office. Applicant must have previous customer service skills, office and phone skills. Previous veterinary office experience preferred. Please apply in person at Lawrence Veterinary Hospital 3210 Clinton Parkway Ct.
Part Time Kennel Technician needed at veterinary office. Applicant must have previous kennel experience. Some weekends and holidays req. Please apply in person at Lawrence Veterinary Hospital 3210 Clinton Parkway Ct.
Enjoy the outdoors? Kaw Valley Greenhouses is bringing a garden center to the area and looking for cashiers to work seasonally. Day/Evening/ Weekend shifts needed. Must be able to run cash register, put up merchandise, water plants and work with customers. Starting pay $8.50/hr. Complete online application at: kawvalleygreenhouses.com for questions contact: 800-235-3945
Strong management & clinical skills, Positive attitude. Knowledgeable in passing medications. Kansas license in good standing. Competitive wages. Must be a Team player, reliable and dependable. Compassionate for the elderly. Multi-tasking skills required. Inquire Hickory Pointe Care & Rehab, 700 Cherokee, Oskaloosa, KS 66066 785-863-2108
Seeking an experienced Property Manager to run a large luxury apt. community in Lawrence, KS. Candidate must be upbeat, able to multi-task & computer savvy. Marketing experience is a plus & attention to detail a must. Submit Resume to: First Management, Inc. PO Box 1797 Lawrence, KS 66044 or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Health Care Caregivers/CNA’s Needed!
Great Opportunity and Competitive Pay. To apply please call 785-856-0937.
Receptionist, Full time with benefits. Please Send resume to email@example.com
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Haskell Health Center Full-time permanent position at the Haskell Health Center. MondayFriday, 8AM-6pm. Relocation allowances authorized. This position is located in the Behavioral Health Program of the Haskell Health Center, Lawrence, KS. This position is that of a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with experience in Mental Health substance abuse, and family practice. The purpose of this position is to provide clinical psychiatric nurse practitioner services under the supervision of an attending psychiatric and/or physician supervisor. Please contact Ms. Manon Tillman, at 405-951-3819 if you have any question. EEO - The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability and genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factor.
Hotel-Restaurant Night Auditor
Baymont Inn now hiring Apply at: Baymont Inn - 740 Iowa St.
Management Property Manager Downtown Loft Apts.
Experience with Microsoft Office preferred. Previous leasing, marketing, & sales experience very helpful. We offer a competitive salary package with health, dental, 401K. Email Resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org
or fax to: 785-830-9011
ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE Sunflower Publishing, a division of The World Company, is hiring for an Account Executive to sell advertising in our magazines and niche publications. As an Account Executive you will be responsible for developing and maintaining strong relationships with our customers, and act as the liaison between the client and our creative team to ensure clients’ needs are met on every project. If you have a proven track record of sales success then we would like to hear from you!
CLASSIFIED SALES REP
Lawrence Journal-World is hiring for a part-time Classified Sales Rep to make outbound sales calls. Sales rep will sell commercial & private advertisements and public notices in our World Classifieds which covers northeast Kansas. Position will also sell, format, proof and obtain approvals on classified ads or public notices for advertisement in any of the World Company publications. Sales calls will be to new accounts and current customers. Must be available to work 20-30 hrs. per wk. between 8am & 4pm, Mon. - Fri. Ideal candidate must be comfortable making outbound calls; have excellent verbal and written communication skills & interpersonal skills; strong organizational skills with ability to follow through; minimum one year of customer service experience preferred; will represent the World Company in a professional and positive manner; be proficient in MS Office (Word and Excel); ability to work independently with minimal supervision; able to multi-task on numerous projects and work in a fast paced environment. If you have a proven track record of sales success and enjoy a fast-paced environment, then we would like to hear from you! We offer a competitive salary & commissions, employee discounts and more! Background check, physical lift assessment & pre - employment drug screen required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to: email@example.com EOE
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Residential Child Care Worker positions available at Emergency Shelter/Youth Residential Center II. Full-time positions (Tuesday-Saturday) on the Second Shift (2pm-10pm). Substitute positions for all shifts. Candidate will be responsible for care & supervision of 14 adolescents. Must have at least a high school diploma or GED, be at least 21 years of age, have a valid driver’s license, and able to pass background checks. Experience with adolescents preferred. Benefits available for full-time positions. If interested, apply with resume to: V. Torrez Dawson, Assistant Director P.O. Box 647, Lawrence, KS 66044. Inquiries to (785) 843-2085. firstname.lastname@example.org Position will be open until filled.
WarehouseProduction Certified Welder Temporary, full time position available welding small steel frames. Apply in person at: Westheffer Company 921 North 1st Lawrence, KS 66044
Apartments Unfurnished Cedarwood Apts 2411 Cedarwood Ave. Beautiful & Spacious
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2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, 1st floor, DW. $490/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 785-841-5444, 785-843-4300 1BR — 810 E. 14th, 1 story, CA, W/D hookup, DW, $430/ mo., 1 pet ok. 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com
2BR, lower in 4-plex, 1725 Tennessee. $465/mo. Has DW. Quiet & clean. No pets. 785-813-1344, 785-393-4510
2340 Murphy Drive 1 & 2BR Apts., $450 - $500.
Now & For Fall.
New 1BR - $540/mo. Open Mon.-Sat. Noon-4pm, 2451 Crossgate Dr. 785-760-7899 1BR — 740 Massachusetts, above Wa Restaurant, big windows, 1 bath, CA. $750/ mo. No pets. 785-841-5797
Clean and roomy with on-site laundry.
Call TODAY for GREAT Deals! 785-841-1155
2BR starting at $525 W/D included. Pool
The Woods of Old West Lawrence 785-841-4935
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WEB DESIGNER Looking for a new gig? Well, regardless of whether you are or are not “in search of” that next great place to work. We are looking for you! Want to be our next web designer and be part of our rapidly expanding digital development team? The team designs/develops our digital products, provides maintenance/support of existing websites, and implements third-party digital initiatives.
Established in 2004 Sunflower Publishing is a leading publisher for city/regional magazines, trade publications and directories. Premier publications include KANSAS! magazine, Lawrence Magazine, Topeka Magazine, Manhattan Magazine, Shawnee Magazine, Hutchinson Magazine, Sunflower Living, Douglas County Newcomers Guide and the Lawrence Magazine Restaurant Guide. For more information, visit www.sunflowerpub.com.
The World Company’s online operation is considered to be among the most innovative of news and media organizations in the country. Our websites include LJWorld.com, Lawrencemarketplace.com, KUsports.com, Lawrence.com and WellCommons.com.
Historical Lawrence, Kansas, is located 45 minutes from Kansas City, MO, has a nationally recognized arts scene, a vibrant downtown and is home to the University of Kansas with its longstanding basketball tradition.
Ideal candidates will have experience in outside sales, marketing, and/or advertising; media sales experience preferred; demonstrated success with prospecting and cold calling; remarkable verbal and written communication skills; effective time management and interpersonal skills; self-motivated; strong attention to detail; proficient in Microsoft Office applications; and a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation with proof of auto insurance, and a clean driving record. Don’t settle for a job, explore our career opportunity! We offer a competitive salary and commissions with an excellent benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, tuition reimbursement, paid time off and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to email@example.com. EOE
We are in search of a designer that is fairly technical and not afraid of the command line when dealing with front-end development and that can also provide creative concept and design solutions after ramping up.
Some of what you will do here: • Varied design work and maintenance in addition to design processing from concept to implementation. • Respond to non-technical users on a variety of technical issues and status updates. • Identify research and resolve technical problems. • Document, monitor and follow-up on issues to ensure a timely resolution. The World Company is a communications and media company based in Lawrence, Kansas. We offer a competitive salary and with an excellent benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, tuition reimbursement, paid time off and more! Background check, preemployment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE
6B FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2012 Apartments Apartments Unfurnished Unfurnished YOUR PLACE, YOUR SPACE
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2+BR - 3054 W. 7th, 2nd floor, newly remodeled, 2 bath, 2 car, FP, CA, W/D hookup. $700. No pets. 785-841-5797 2BR — 1017 Illinois. 2 story, 1 bath, CA, DW. $500/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR - 2412 Alabama, 2nd floor in 4-plex. 1 bath, CA, DW, washer/dryer, no pets. $470/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 725 W. 25th, In 4plex, CA, W/D hookup, offst. parking. $410-$420/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 909 Missouri or 1305 Kentucky, in 4-plex. Have CA & DW. No pets. $450/ month. Call 785-841-5797 2-4BR, 1310 Kentucky. Near KU. $595 - $1,200/mo. $200 $400 Deposit. 785-842-7644 www.gagemgmt.com
Studio Apartments 600 sq. ft., $675/mo. 825 sq. ft., $855/mo. No pets allowed Call Today 785-841-6565
Houses 1628 W. 19th Terrace
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Household Misc. Twin sheet sets, NEW in pkg. Brand Croscill, 200 ct. per kale. $10/set Call 785-865-4215 X-Cess Self Storage, 13947 Gibbs Road, Bonner Springs, will have property for sale currently located in storage units 17, 23 & 66. These items will be available after March 8, 2012.
Studios & 1BRs for Aug. 1. 1/2 block to KU. $400-$525. GAS/ Roommates Lawn, Garden & WATER PAID. 785-842-7644 www.gagemgmt.com 1BR avail. now in single Nursery family home, quiet W. side 2BR — 2400 Alabama, 2nd area on bus route. Share floor, 1 bath, AC, DW, laun- bath. $375 unfurn., $475 Cast iron & oak patio/yard bench & two (2) chairs, dry on-site. $490/mo. No furn. Utils. pd. 785-979-4406 heavy durable construcpets. Call 785-841-5797 tion in good condition. $50. 785-843-3972 Studios — 2400 Alabama, all Office Space elect., plenty of parking, AC, laundry. $390, water/cable Miscellaneous Office Space Available paid. No pets. 785-841-5797 at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy. Perfect for weddings, re785-841-4785 Sunrise Terrace — 10th & hearsal dinners, birthdays, Arkansas, so close to KU! showers, anniversaries, or 2BR w/study or 3rd BR, 2 any celebration. 50 clear Retail & full bath, CA, DW, laundry, glass, globe vases includsome with W/D, lots of Commercial Space ing pebbles. Regularly $4 parking. $550 - $750/mo. each, NOW $100 buys all No pets. 785-841-5797 50. Call 785-842-8865 2859 Four Wheel Drive www.rentinlawrence.com Studio/office, Wi-Fi avail., Perfect for weddings, reprivate bathroom, 697 sq.ft. hearsal dinners, birthdays, 785-842-5227 for more info Duplexes showers, anniversaries, or any celebration. 42 clear 2BR, handicap accessible, Prime Commercial Propglass, globe vases includwheel chair ramps, W/D. In erty on Wanamaker Road, ing pebbles with blue flow4-plex on quiet st. $560/mo. close to 29th Street in SW ers around the top. $1 Topeka, KS. Approx. 3,000 Available now 785-218-1413 each. Call 785-842-8865 sq. ft. Call 785-271-6060 Welder/Biker caps, VariApartments, Houses & ous sizes. 4 panels and Duplexes. 785-842-7644 lined. Many patterns. $8 Warehouse Space www.GageMgmt.com for 1 cap, $15 for 2, $20 for 3. 913-433-8846.
Townhomes Use Tax Refund to Invest in a Co-op
1, 2, & 3BR townhomes in Cooperative. Units start at $412 - $485/mo. Water, trash, sewer paid. FIRST MONTH FREE! Back patio, CA, hard wood floors, full bsmt., stove, refrig., W/D hookup, garbage disposal, Reserved parking. On site management & maintenance. 24 hr. emergency maintenance. Membership & Equity Fee Required. 785-842-2545 (Equal Housing Opportunity) www.pinetreetownhouses.com
Music-Stereo ALL NEW OFFICE WAREHOUSE, 600 E 23rd Street, Lawrence, KS. 13,000 sq.ft. w/plenty parking space. Very attractive lease rate. Realty Executives of KS City, Al Sien 913-226-5717 Warehouse/Storage space in downtown Ottawa, KS. 30 x 30, concrete floors, lights, and two 8 ft. garage style doors. 785-229-2740
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Apartments & Townhomes 2, 3 & 4BRs
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2BR, 2 bath, fireplace, CA, W/D hookups, 2 car with opener. Easy access to I-70. Includes paid cable. Pets under 20 lbs. allowed Call 785-842-2575 www.princeton-place.com
Move-In Specials! • 2BRs available now • 2 Bath, W/D hookups • 2 Car garage w/opener • New kitchen appliances • Maintenance free 785-749-2555/785-766-2722
Furniture: 5 piece Queen BR set, 5pc. sofa group w/bed (never used), 2 recliners, DR set for 6, dinette for 4, 2 chairs, 2 drawer locking wooden file cabinet, coffee table, dresser/end table set, end table, solid oak touch light china cabinet, 2 solid oak cabinets w/ lights, TV w/stand, 5 shelf bookcase w/glass doors, wrought iron table w/2 chairs. Household: tablecloths, sheets, twin bedspreads w/curtains, shower curtain w/ matching window curtain, queen spread/ curtain, lots of brass, Christmas, nice stationary bike, women’s SML clothes, men’s XL, lots of misc. Dishes: Wexford tumblers, goblets, sherbet, pitcher, bell, compote. Zeh Scherzer setting for 6 (only 5 cups), Sandusky stoneware 80+ pieces, knives, utensils, Tupperware, few depression (Iris, EAP, Fostoria American), glasses, pots, pans, baking, Occupied Japan, Bakelite, freezer boxes, German punch set, Amber liqueur set, decorative plates. Misc: Saws, screwdrivers, hammers, Stanley 4 piece wood chisel set, nails, wrenches, screws, fishing reels, lumber, spray paint, staple guns, cleaning supplies, jars, brooms, rakes, hoes, ladders, grill, car visor tissue boxes, painting of wood scene, BOOKS!! including cookbooks. Lots of things not mentioned! CASH ONLY!!!
BRAND NEW One Month FREE Tuckaway at Frontier 542 Frontier, Lawrence 1BR, 1.5 bath 2BR, 2.5 baths Rent Includes All Utilities. Plus Cable, Internet, Fitness & Pool. Garages Available Elevators to all floors
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Canyon Court Apts
2BR, in a 4-plex. New carpet, vinyl, cabinets, countertop. W/D is included. $575/mo. 785-865-2505
AVAIL. Now 3BR, 2 bath, major appls., FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505
3BR Townhomes Avail. Adam Ave. 2 bath, 2 car, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced yards, $995/mo. Pets okay with paid pet deposit. www.garberprop.com 785-841-4785
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* 3 BR, 1,700 sq. ft. Kitchen Appls., W/D 2-Car Garage * Small Pets Accepted Showings By Appointment
3BR, 2 bath, 2 car, FP, NW No pets. Available Now. $900/mo. Call 785-865-6064
Now Leasing for 2012!
Studio, 1, 2 & 3 BRs
Fast, Reliable Maintenance On-site Management Close to KU, 3 Bus Stops
Bob Billings & Crestline
PARKWAY COMMONS Available Now! 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms 3601 Clinton Pkwy., Lawrence
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1st Class, Pet Friendly Houses & Apts.
2BR in W-Lawrence. 2,000+ sq. ft., 2 bath, family room, FP, 2 car. Very nice. $950/ mo. No pets. 785-979-7474 3BR, 1 bath, 1 car garage w/ opener, range, refrig., W/D hookups. $795/mo. Deposit & Refs. Call 785-749-3840
Lawrence Come and check out our 2-day sale! Friday and Saturday.
Listen to your favorite artists perform in your home with a player piano. Ask about adding one to your current piano. 785-537-3774
Household Misc. Oval Roaster, 18” stainless steel with dome lid. NEW in box. Made by “The Main Ingredients” $25. Salad Spinner, NEW in Box, Brand XOX, $18. Call 785-865-4215
Buick 2006 Lucerne CX alloy wheels, ABS, traction control, V6, great gas mileage, all the luxury without the cost! Stk#487181 only $12,477. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Ford 2008 Mustang GT this is one hot ride! Leather heated seats, Shaker sound system, local trade, very nice! Stk#58041A2 only $16,654. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Volkswagen 2011 CC 2.0T, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, local one owner trade in, power equipment, only 14k miles, save huge over new! Stk#421061 only $25,884. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Buick 2003 Regal LS, leather, power equip, 3.8 V6, very dependable, alloy wheels, nice car! Stk#142161 only $7,750. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Cadillac 1999 DeVille, very LOW miles and local two owner clean car! Loaded with optins, excellent condition, Silver with grey interior, and only $5199. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7
Ford 2008 Taurus Limited AWD one owner, only 14k miles, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, home link, very nice! Stk#343681 only $18,855. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Ford 2002 Thunderbird local trade, very sharp, only 25k miles, alloy wheels, cd changer, power equipment, stk#56689B1 only $20,850. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Friday & Saturday March 2nd and 3rd 8 a.m. 4924 Colonial Way, Lawrence Kansas
Full size bed frame Lawn and garden items patio table, garden pots Household items Kitchen items Some baby & maternity items Petunia pickle bottom diaper bag Holiday décor Popular books & magazines Lots of craft items fabric TV, Speakers and Receiver, TV stand
Cadillac 2005 STS Luxury Performance, heated and cooled seats, remote start, Bose sound, get all the luxury that you deserve! Stk#414382 only $16,850.
Chevrolet 2007 Cobalt Victory Red, 84K Clean, Local Trade-In Apply On-Line At www.academycars.com 785-841-0102
Chevrolet 2011 Cruze LTZ RS, GM certified, loaded up! Save thousands over new and get the next two years of maintenance paid for! Stk#19390 only $19,844 and only 9k miles! Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Pontiac 2009 G6 GT one owner, GM Certified, sunroof, V6, remote start, On Star, alloy wheels, stk#162281 only $13,843. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Pontiac 2007 Grand Prix GXP, V8, local trade, leather, sunroof, remote start, Monsoon sound, XM, On Star, very nice! Stk#537472 only $16,755. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Chevrolet 2007 HHR 63K, Dark Blue Call Now! www.academycars.com 785-841-0102
Chevrolet 2010 Malibu’s 32 mpg hwy, nicely equip’d. Like new throughout with remainder of 5yr/100,000 mile factory warranty. 2 available price as low as $13,841. 1.9% apr financing available. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Bike: 16” girl’s Rawley bike, like new, pink, includes training wheels, helmet, and handle bar purse. $50. Please call 785-550-6829
Buick 2010 Lucerne CXL, GM Certified, leather, alloy wheels, On Star, XM radio, very nice! Stk#14297 only $21,500 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Ford 2010 Fusion SE, Auto, 4cyl, 22-29MPG, 1owner, CD/SYNC, 17” Alloy, PW, PL, Cruise, 114K, $11,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049
Pontiac 2008 G6 sedan, 4cyl, great gas mileage and room for the family, stk#16670 only $10,854. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
GMC 2009 Acadia SLT, sunroof, abs, remote start, alloy wheels, On Star, Bose sound, very nice! Stk#490711 only $27,884. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Pontiac 2009 Torrent AWD, V6, alloy wheels, roof rack, ABS, very sporty, stk#194281 only $16,823. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
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Community Garage Sale at Morning Star Church Friday, March 2nd 4pm-7pm and Saturday, March 3rd 8am-2pm MorningStar Church 998 N. 1771 Rd. (off Farmer’s TurnpikeDouglas County Rd. 438) All proceeds go to help Called to Greatness college and youth ministries as they raise funds for their Spring Break mission trip! Lots of variety: baby, kids, and adult clothes, shoes, toys, books, equipment, household decor and furniture, sports equipment and much more!!
Garage Sale Deadline For the weekly community newspapers or to get the full Wednesday- Saturday run included in your package place your ad by 1:00PM on Tuesday
GARAGE SALE March 2, Friday 8-3 March 3, Saturday 8-noon All items priced to sell! Many 25 cents or less! Everything must go! No worries about weather. All items inside house or garage.
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Small pets allowed. On bus route, reserved parking, pool, playground, total electric, and washer, dryer & DW in every unit.
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2421 Cedarwood Ave Lawrence, KS March 1-3 Friday 1-5PM Saturday 8am - 4pm Sunday Noon-4PM
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Large desk, dressers with mirrors, lamps, drafting table/desk, round table, loveseat, barstools, TVs and stands, file cabinets, antique sewing machine, antique trunks, school desk, tools, chain saws, table saw, electronics, canning jars, microwaves, dishes, utensils, glassware, kitchen wares, much household decor, many linens, many holiday items (Christmas, Easter, and Halloween), sports and recreation equipment, lawn garden, collectibles, and much, much more! Come shop in the cul-de-sac!
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Chrysler 2010 300 Touring Inferno Red, 36K Enjoy a “Fear Free” Car Buying Experience at www.academycars.com 785-841-0102
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Don’t see what you want? Give us a call and we can help you find it! Dale Willey Automotive, just ask for Doug at 785-843-5200 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
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Buick 2005 Century V6, 20-30MPG, Auto, FWD, Cloth, CD, Cruise, Wow 65K, $7500 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049
Honda 2010 Accord EXL, one owner local trade, sunroof, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, very nice! Stk#306421 only $21,988. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
WE BUY CARS Top dollar for top late model vehicles. Drive in, see Danny or Jeff and get your big bucks today! 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Honda 2008 Accord LX sedan, 4cyl, great gas mileage, ABS, power equipment, front wheel drive, stk#197361 only $14,755. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
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Saturn 2008 Outlook XR leather heated memory seats, remote start, alloy wheels, 22 mpg with room for 7, GM certified and more. Stk#10044 only $22,850. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Ford 2007 Fusion SE. Silver, Clean, and GREAT gas mileage from the 4 cylinder automatic. One of the best cars going, look at this Ford Fusion and compare MY price. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7
We buy all Domestic cars, trucks and suvs. Call Jeremy 785-843-3500 23rd & Alabama
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Bryant Collision Repair Mon-Fri. 8AM-6PM We specialize in Auto Body Repair, Paintless Dent Repair, Glass Repair, & Auto Accessories. 785-843-5803 firstname.lastname@example.org. lawrencemarketplace.com/ bryant-collision-repair Buying Junk & Repairable Vehicles. Cash Paid. Free Tow. U-Call, We-Haul! Call 785-633-7556
Dale and Ron’s Auto Service
Family Owned & Operated for 37 Years Domestic & Foreign Expert Service 630 Connecticut St
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On-Site Cooking Available
Driveways, Parking Lots, Paving Repair, Sidewalks, Garage Floors, Foundation Repair 785-843-2700 Owen 24/7
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CELL PHONE REPAIR Buy * Sell * Repair * Smart Phones Tablets Gaming Systems 2201 W 25th St.
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Harris Auto Repair
Hite Collision Repair
“If you want it done right, take it to Hite.” Auto Body Repair Windshield & Auto Glass Repair 3401 W 6th St (785) 843-8991 http://lawrencemarket place.com/hite
Decks & Fences
CONCRETE INC Your local foundation repair specialist! Waterproofing, Basement, & Crack Repair
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Mudjacking, Waterproofing. We specialize in Basement Repair & Pressure Grouting. Level & Straighten Walls & Bracing on wall. BBB . Free Estimates Since 1962
Wagner’s 785-749-1696 www.foundationrepair.com
Auto-Home- BusinessLife- Health Dennis J. Donnelly Insurance Inc. 913-268-5000 11211 Johnson Dr. insuranceinckc.com
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Full Service Gas Station 100% Ethanol-Free Gasoline Auto Repair Shop - Automatic Car Washes Starting At Just $3 2815 W 6th St | 785-843-1878 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/westside66
Your locally owned and operated carpet and upholstery cleaning company since 1993! • 24 Hour Emergency Water Damage Services Available By Appointment Only
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“Your Comfort Is Our Business.” Installation & Service Residential & Commercial (785) 841-2665
Air Conditioning/ & Heating/Sales & Srvs.
• Garage Doors • Openers • Service • Installation Call 785-842-5203 or visit us at Lawrencemarketplace.com /freestategaragedoors
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One Company Is All You Need and One Phone Call Is All You Need To Make (785) 842-0351
Riffel Painting Co. 913-585-1846
Specializing in new homes & Residential interior and exterior repaints Power Washing Deck staining Sheet Rock Repair Quality work and products since 1985
Plan Now For Next Year • Custom Pools, Spas & Water Features • Design & Installation • Pool Maintenance (785) 843-9119
Live More Pay Less Worry-free life at an affordable price
1510 St. Andrews
Supplying all your Painting needs. Serving Lawrence and surrounding areas for over 25 years.
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Green Grass Lawn Care
15 yrs exp, Mowing, Yard Clean-up, Tree Trimming, Snow Removal All jobs considered. 785-312-0813 785-893-1509
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Professional Service with a Tender Touch
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Call Calli 785-766-8420
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Hilltop Child Development Center, 1605 Irving Hill Road Lawrence, Kansas 785-864-4940 email@example.com twitter.com/HilltopCDC Serving Lawrence since 1972.
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Call to schedule a ride: 843-5576 or 888-824-7277 Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 3:30 pm We ask for $2.00 each way. Even if you don’t have a disability and you live outside the Lawrence City limits, we can help. Funded in part by KDOT Public Transit Program
Home Improvements Home Repair Services Interior/Exterior Carpentry, Vinyl siding, Roofing, Tearoff/reroof. 35 yrs. exp. Free est. 913-636-1881 JASON TANKING CONSTRUCTION New Construction Framing, Remodels, Additions, Decks Fully Ins. & Lic. 785.760.4066 http://lawrencemarket place.com/jtconstruction
No Job Too Big or Small
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Banquet Room Available for Corporate Parties, Wedding Receptions, Fundraisers Bingo Every Friday Night 1803 W 6th St. (785) 843-9690 http://lawrencemarket place.com/Eagles_Lodge
Snow Removal Driveways & Sidewalks Full Remodels & Odd Jobs, Interior/Exterior Painting, Installation & Repair of:
Learn to play 30-50 songs in the first year with Simply Music! Keys of Joy 785-331-8369 Karla’s Konservatory 785-865-4151
Re-Roofs: All Types Roofing Repairs Siding & Windows FREE Estimates (785) 749-0462 www.meslerroofing.com
Salon & Spa
. MAGILL PLUMBING • Water Line Services • Septic Tanks / Laterals 913-721-3917 Free Estimates Licensed Insured. RETIRED MASTER PLUMBER & Handyman needs small work. Bill Morgan 816-523-5703
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Taking Care of Lawrence’s Plumbing Needs for over 35 Years (785) 841-2112 lawrencemarketplace.com /kastl
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Travel Services Lawrence First Class Transportation Limos Corporate Cars Drivers available 24/7
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Seamless aluminum guttering. Many colors to choose from. Install, repair, screen, clean-out. Locally owned. Insured. Free estimates.
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15yr. locally owned and operated company. Professionally trained staff. We move everything from fossils to office and household goods. Call for a free estimate. 785-749-5073 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/starvingartist
NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!
Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs
MULTIPLE PHOTOS, MAPS, EVEN VIDEO!
STARVING ARTISTS MOVING
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Tree/Stump Removal Chris Tree Service
20yrs. exp. Trees trimmed, cut down, hauled off. Free Est. Ins. & Lic. 913-631-7722, 913-301-3659
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12th & Haskell Recycle Center, Inc. No Monthly Fee Always been FREE! Cash for all Metals 1146 Haskell Ave, Lawrence 785-865-3730 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/recyclecenter Lonnie’s Recycling Inc. Buyers of aluminum cans, all type metals & junk vehicles. Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. 8-4, 501 Maple, Lawrence. 785-841-4855 lawrencemarketplace.com/ lonnies
cutdown• trimmed• topped Licensed & Insured. 14 yrs experience. 913-441-8641 913-244-7718
Vacuum Service & Repair DAVE BALES Vacuum Cleaner, Sewing Machine, Lamp Sales & Repair. All makes & models All Panasonic, Royal, Sanitaire vacuums on sale “now!” 935 Iowa St. Suite#9, Lawrence Ks 785-550-7315
8B FRIDAY, MARCH 2, 2012 Cars-Imports Cars-Imports Hyundai 2009 Accent 39K, Blue Lifetime Engine Warranty! www.academycars.com 785-841-0102 Infiniti 2003 I35. Pearl white with tan leather and moonroof, very popular combination. Essentially same car as a Maxima, but fancier. Very nice sedan w/famous Nissan V6, and automatic. A great buy! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/ /7 Jaguar 2007 X-Type All Wheel Drive. Local car, extremely clean and well equipped. Cream leather interior with heated seats. Traded in on newer Jaguar. Beautiful Dark Chili Red, like new condition. Great price! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 7 Kia 2008 Spectra EX. ONE owner, NO accident, very clean four door automatic. Still has factory warranty! 32 MPG highway and side airbags. Lot of car for under $10k. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Lexus 1999 ES300. Shiny black, tan leather heated seats, and moonroof. GREAT combination! Lexus is always tops in ratings. Automatic and moonroof. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7
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Premium selected automobiles Specializing in Imports www.theselectionautos.com 785-856-0280 “We can locate any vehicle you are looking for.”
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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS KAW VALLEY STATE BANK, PLAINTIFF, vs. RBC MORTGAGE COMPANY, the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any Defendant as may be deceased and the spouse of any Defendant; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of such Defendants as are or were partners or in partnership; and the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of such and any Defendants as are minors or are in anywise under legal disability; and the the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any person alleged to be deceased, DEFENDANT(S). Case No. 2011CV642 Div. No. 1 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SUIT
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The State of Kansas to the RBC Mortgage Company, and all other persons who are or may be concerned: You are hereby notified that a Petition has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County by Plaintiff, Kaw Valley State Bank, praying for foreclosure on real property identified as: Lots 13 and 14, Block 92, in the City of Eudora, Douglas County, Kansas, did execute and deliver to the lender, their real estate mortgage in writing, which was fully acknowledged and duly recorded in Book 1058, Page 1631 of the Douglas County Register of Deeds Office, and you are hereby required to plead to the Petition on or before March 22, 2012, in the court at 111 E. 11th Street, Lawrence, Kansas. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the Petition. Prepared by: /s/ Darryl Graves Darryl Graves Law Office P.C. 1040 New Hampshire Street Lawrence, Kansas 66044 (785) 843-8117 Attorney for Petitioner ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World February 17, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS DIVISION 2 In the Matter of the Marriage of CAITLIN MARIE COHN, Petitioner, and HOWARD SHAWN COHN, Respondent.
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Case No. 2011-DM-1132 NOTICE OF SUIT THE STATE OF KANSAS TO HOWARD SHAWN COHN, AND ALL OTHER PERSONS WHO ARE OR MAY BE CONCERNED. You are hereby notified that a Petition has been filed in the Douglas County Court by Caitlin Cohn; you are hereby required to answer the petition on or before March 30, 2012, in the Court at Lawrence, Kansas. A hearing on the matter is scheduled for April 17, 2012. If you fail to answer, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the petition. Caitlin Cohn, PETITIONER Christopher Behre, #21273 Kansas Legal Services 2001 Haskell Avenue Lawrence, KS 66046 (785) 838-3401 Attorney for Petitioner ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World February 24, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Lindsay Kay McCurley Plaintiff v. Geng Liu Defendant
Lawrence (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World February 24, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT The Bank of New York Mellon fka the Bank of New York, as Trustee for the Certificateholders of the CWABS, Inc., Asset-Backed Certificates, Series 2005-3 Plaintiff, vs. Billy Johnson and Natasha Johnson, et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV528 Court Number: 1 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60
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NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on March 22, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:
Case No. 2012CV103 Pursuant to Chapter 60 of Kansas Statutes Annotated NOTICE OF SUIT Geng Liu, You are hereby notified that a Petition To Quiet Title to Personal Property has been filed in Douglas County, Kansas District Court by Lindsay Kay McCurley praying for quiet title to a 2006 Honda Civic VIN 1HGFA16866L001026, and you are hereby required to plead to the petition on or before April 5, 2012, in the District Court at 111 E. 11, Lawrence, Kansas. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the petition. ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World March 2, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Federal National Mortgage Association Plaintiff, vs. Kara Williams, Jane Doe, and John Doe, et al. Defendants, Case No. 12CV115 Court No. Title to Real Estate Involved
Pursuant to K.S.A. § 60 Lot Fifty-Eight (58) of WINCHESTER ESTATES NO. 3, in NOTICE OF SUIT the City of Eudora, Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 1525 Savage STATE OF KANSAS to the Street, Eudora, KS 66025 above named Defendants and The Unknown Heirs, ex(the Property) ecutors, devisees, trustees, to satisfy the judgment in creditors, and assigns of the above-entitled case. any deceased defendants; The sale is to be made the unknown spouses of without appraisement and any defendants; the unsubject to the redemption known officers, successors, period as provided by law, trustees, creditors and asand further subject to the signs of any defendants approval of the Court. For that are existing, dissolved more information, visit or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, adwww.Southlaw.com. ministrators, devisees, Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff trustees, creditors, succesDouglas County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS
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Dear Annie: Our son’s first marriage ended in divorce 10 years ago. From that union, we have a wonderful 13-year-old grandson. Our ex-daughter-inlaw, “June,” remarried quickly, and that marriage failed about 18 months ago. Apparently, she used our names as a credit reference, because we’ve been getting calls from several collection agencies asking for June by her most recent married name. After the first call, I told the agency I would not give out her phone number but would have June call them. I sent her a letter with the pertinent information. She phoned and said I should tell these callers I don’t know her. Lately, I’ve responded to these agencies by saying June hasn’t been in the family for 10 years and I don’t know how to reach her. Lying isn’t my normal operating proce-
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dure, but in this instance, it seems the safest. I don’t know what type of retribution there would be for our son, our grandson or us if June thought we turned her in. The calls are getting more frequent, and we’re tired of them. What do you suggest? — Ex-In-Laws Dear In-Laws: There are laws in place to prevent harassment of third parties by collection agencies. Keep in mind, however, that if the collection agencies have reason to believe you are lying to them about June’s location,
Reba, Woz add to TV appearances A star of television, stage and country music who has sold more than 57 million albums, Reba McEntire goes looking for her roots on “Who Do You Think You Are?” (7 p.m., NBC) A musical prodigy from Oklahoma, McEntire discovers that her ancestors were quite prominent citizens in North Carolina and that more distant relations were involved in some of the darker chapters of American history. She also learns to appreciate the sacrifices her people made to come to this country and begin their lives anew. Reba’s series “Reba” ran for six seasons on the WB network and she was nominated for a Golden Globe. “Reba” was one of that now-defunct network’s most popular shows among viewers 18-49. McEntire has announced that she’s going to be working on a pilot for ABC called “Malibu Country.” Like “Reba,” it’s about a divorced mother. But this time she’s a music star trying to reboot her career.
How do you go from changing the world to reality television? Back in the 1970s, Steve Wozniak founded Apple Computer along with Steve Jobs and Ronald Wayne. The rest, as they say, is history. Wozniak has blazed an eccentric trail since creating the Apple I and Apple II computers. He’s appeared on “Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List” and even dated its star for a while. He hoofed it on “Dancing With the Stars” and played himself on an episode of “The Big Bang Theory.” (Leonard considers him a cult hero for his work at Apple, while Penny knows him as a contestant on “Dancing With the Stars.”) Tonight, Wozniak adds to his small-screen credits with a stint on “Shark Tank” (7 p.m., ABC) as a consultant to an entrepreneur who needs an edge while negotiating with potential investors.
Tonight’s other highlights
The head of a fast-food chicken chain gets lessons in worker motivation on “Undercover Boss” (7 p.m., CBS).
Less than lucky loot on “Grimm” (8 p.m., NBC)
A reporter and close friend of Frank’s is threatened with violence on “Blue Bloods” (9 p.m., CBS).
Accidents on land and sea loom large on “Bering Sea Gold” (9 p.m., Discovery).
An anti-Olympics movement gains traction on “Portlandia” (9 p.m., IFC).
Author Tom Wolfe is 82. Former Soviet President Mikhail S. Gorbachev is 81. Author John Irving is 70. Singer Lou Reed is 70. Actress Laraine Newman is 60. Former Sen. Russ Feingold, DWis., is 59. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is 57. Singer Jay Osmond is 57. Rock singer Jon Bon Jovi is 50. Actor Daniel Craig is 44. Rock singer Chris Martin (Coldplay) is 35. Actor Robert Iler (“The Sopranos”) is 27.
you might not have much recourse in getting them to stop. But please report any problems you have with a debt collector to your state attorney general’s office and the Federal Trade Commission (www.ftc. gov). Dear Annie: My husband recently retired, but I still work full time. My problem? My husband does not feel he should have to help with the household chores. He absolutely refuses. I have asked him numerous times to please put dinner on, but it falls on deaf ears. I might add that he’s an excellent cook when he is so inclined. A number of his friends are also retired, and they joke among themselves about how domesticated they have become around the house, but my husband just won’t budge. I even mow the lawn and shovel the snow. I may as well be living on my own. I’m not getting any younger and am
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For Friday, March 2: This year creativity surges. You also will have a tendency to romanticize. Test reality by brainstorming. Confusion could surround communication. You pull the wild card financially. If you are single, be aware of how much you are projecting your dreams and desires onto a new person. If you are attached, the two of you are likely to go on a second honeymoon. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult. Aries (March 21-April 19) You are more on top of your work than you realize. The immense amount of work you have already cleared out allows you to head home early. Tonight: Be spontaneous. Invite everyone over to your house. Taurus (April 20-May 20) Sometimes you underestimate how much you have to offer. Though a misunderstanding could arise from out of nowhere, stop and be aware of how much you care about people. Tonight: Say “yes” to the right invitation. Gemini (May 21-June 20) You could feel as if you are out of control in the morning. Someone you counted on could disappoint you and create a lastminute flurry. Tonight: Join friends. Cancer (June 21-July 22) The unexpected occurs with a parent or higher-up. Know that you can handle it, no matter what occurs. Tonight: Expect to be popular. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Play it low-key. Some of you might decide to cancel appointments or call it an early weekend. Tonight: Put out your unavailable sign. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
Consider alternatives in a meeting to resolve a problem concerning an associate. In fact, the issue could evolve in a meeting. Allow more brainstorming. Tonight: Where people are. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) You could be off and tense about an appearance in the near future. Relax and work with the unpredictable. Tonight: Could go to the wee hours. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) You might want to try another approach. Finish up some research, and realize when you cannot go any further. Opt for a new path. Tonight: Distance yourself from the day. Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) You might want to switch gears, partially because it is Friday, but also because a partner needs your time. A very fun but shocking happening occurs. Tonight: Dinner for two. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) What you thought you would do yesterday is far different from what you will choose today. You could witness some acting out. Tonight: Defer to a partner or loved one. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) You could be left holding the bag when dealing with others. Focus on getting what you need to get done. Tonight: Off to the gym, then home. Clear your mind. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) Others admire your intrinsically caring manner and enormous creativity. How you see a situation could change radically because of a sudden financial change. Tonight: Be with your favorite person. — The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.
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simply too tired to keep up with everything. All I ask is that he take over a couple of chores so I can have a little downtime on the weekends. Is this too much to ask? Don’t suggest a housekeeper. He would never allow it. Nor would he ever go for counseling. — Tired and Worn Out in Canada Dear Tired: Might your husband be depressed since retiring? It is not uncommon and could explain his lethargy and intransigence. If you are earning enough to hire housekeeping help, we recommend you do so whether he approves or not. You also could minimize your efforts around the house so that you handle your own laundry and meals and leave him to cook ACROSS and clean for himself. — Send questions to email@example.com, or Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box 118190 Chicago, IL 60611.
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Universal Crossword Edited by Timothy E. Parker March 2, 2012
1 Give away the ending 6 Ready for the operating room, briefly 10 Centers of activity 14 Feet in some meters 15 Hold in abomination 16 An egg in Caesar’s salad 17 Cranium’s contents 18 “___ Country” (Churchill novel) 19 “... ___, whatever will be ...” (Doris Day lyric) 20 Beachfront building? 22 “What’s your sine?” subj. 23 Be a borrower 24 “Ditto!” 25 Bull’s-eye, for one 29 Bug-repelling wood 32 “___ Melancholy” (Keats) 33 Rookie 37 Banquet posting 38 Dainty table decoration 39 Popular cookie 40 Stardom? 42 Ringmaster 43 Wall Street transaction 44 Acts stealthily 45 Machine shop tool 48 ___ du Flambeau,
Wisc. 49 Collection of miscellaneous pieces 50 Place to stay in central London 57 Deported Pakistani in a “Seinfeld” episode 58 “In ___ of flowers ...” 59 Friendless 60 “My Cup Runneth Over” singer Ed 61 Entrance for a collier 62 Computer geeks 63 By ___ (from memory) 64 Beige and ecru 65 “To your health!” is one DOWN 1 A boy and his sis 2 “Legal” opener 3 “Toe” of the Arabian Peninsula 4 “Bartlett’s” abbr. 5 Coin portrait since 1909 6 “Terrible Twos,” for one 7 Balsa boat 8 “Along with all the rest” abbr. 9 Parisian pop 10 Place for Hollywood’s Jodie? 11 Above-board
12 Knickknack shelf item 13 Grown-up bug 21 Astonishment 24 Creation on the sixth day 25 Hospitalized patient’s state, perhaps 26 “Beware the ___ of March!” 27 Lease 28 Place of many trials 29 Breaking and entering, e.g. 30 Challenging to corner 31 “L.A. Law” star Susan 33 Wellmannered 34 Predatory dolphin 35 Cause a stench 36 “Nay” and “uh-uh” 38 A type of
evidence 41 A lode off one’s mine? 42 Cast a spell over 44 Utter 45 Type of pneumonia 46 1836 Texas siege site 47 Dalai Lama’s country 48 Clumsy oafs 50 Bed-frame crosspiece 51 1871 Verdi opera 52 Blood carrier 53 Another word for margarine 54 One-third of a WWII film title 55 Airs the final episode of 56 “___ we forget”
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THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME
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Unscramble these four Jumbles, one letter to each square, to form four ordinary words.
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Now arrange the circled letters to form the surprise answer, as suggested by the above cartoon.
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Friday, March 2, 2012
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SCOREBOARD Big 12 Men
Conf. Overall W L W L Kansas 15 2 25 5 Missouri 13 4 26 4 Baylor 12 5 25 5 Iowa State 11 6 21 9 Kansas State 9 8 20 9 Texas 9 8 19 11 Oklahoma State 7 10 14 16 Oklahoma 4 13 14 15 Texas A&M 4 13 13 16 Texas Tech 1 16 8 21 Saturday, March 3 Texas at Kansas, 8 p.m. Oklahoma State at Kansas State, 12:30 p.m. Missouri at Texas Tech, 3 p.m. Texas A&M at Oklahoma, 3 p.m. Baylor at Iowa State, 6 p.m.
Big 12 Women
Conf. Overall W L W L Baylor 17 0 30 0 Texas A&M 11 6 20 8 Oklahoma 11 6 19 10 Iowa State 9 8 18 10 Kansas State 9 8 18 11 Kansas 7 10 18 11 Texas 7 10 17 12 Oklahoma State 7 10 15 11 Texas Tech 5 12 17 12 Missouri 2 15 12 16 Saturday, March 3 Iowa State at Baylor, 11 a.m. Texas Tech at Kansas State, 6 p.m. Missouri at Oklahoma State, 7 p.m. Sunday, March 4 Kansas at Oklahoma, 2 p.m. Texas A&M at Texas, noon
Exhibition Pittsburg State, W 84-55 Fort Hays State (exhibition), W 10152 Regular season Towson (first-round Maui Invitational), W 100-54 (1-0) Kentucky in New York (Champions Classic at Madison Square Garden), L 65-75 (1-1). Georgetown (Maui Invitational), W 67-63 (2-1) UCLA (Maui Invitational), W 72-56 (3-1) Duke (Maui Invitational), L 61-68 (3-2) Florida Atlantic, W 77-54 (4-2) South Florida, W 70-42 (5-2) Long Beach State, W 88-80 (6-2) Ohio State, W 78-67 (7-2) Davidson, (M&I Bank Kansas City Shootout), L 74-80 (7-3) USC, W 63-47 (8-3) Howard, W 89-34 (9-3) North Dakota, W 84-58 (10-3) Kansas State, W 67-49 (11-3, 1-0) at Oklahoma, W 72-61 (12-3, 2-0) at Texas Tech, W 81-46 (13-3, 3-0) Iowa State, W 82-73 (14-3, 4-0) Baylor, W 92-74 (15-3, 5-0) at Texas, W 69-66 (16-3, 6-0) Texas A&M, W 64-52 (17-3, 7-0) at Iowa State, L 64-72 (17-4, 7-1) Oklahoma, W 84-62 (18-4, 8-1) at Missouri, L 71-74 (18-5, 8-2) at Baylor, W 68-54 (19-5, 9-2). Oklahoma State, W 81-66 (20-5, 10-2) at Kansas State, W 59-53 (21-5, 11-2) Texas Tech, W 83-50 (22-5, 12-2) at Texas A&M, W 66-58 (23-5, 13-2) Missouri, W 87-86, OT (24-5, 14-2) at Oklahoma State, W 70-58 (25-5, 15-2) March 3 — Texas, 8 p.m., ESPN. March 7-10 — Big 12 championship, Sprint Center, Kansas City, Mo.
Exhibition Emporia State W, 83-61 Pittsburg State W, 68-43 Regular season Western Michigan W, 76-64 (1-0) Creighton W, 73-59 (2-0) at Wake Forest, W 74-73 (3-0) Lamar in Basketball Traveler’s, Inc. Tipoff Classic, W 90-40 (4-0) IUPUI in Basketball Traveler’s, Inc. Tipoff Classic, W 71-50 (5-0) FAU in Basketball Travelers, Inc. Tipoff Classic, W 82-63 (6-0) SMU, W 75-52 (7-0) at Alabama, L 76-80 (7-1) Wisconsin, W 73-44 (8-1) UMKC, W 77-52 (9-1) Oral Roberts, W 85-68 (10-1) Sam Houston State, W 87-59 (11-1) at Texas, W 72-67 (12-1, 1-0) Kansas State, L 57-63 (12-2, 1-1) Iowa State, W 74-67, 2OT (13-2, 2-1) at Missouri, W 72-63 (14-2, 3-1) at Oklahoma State, W 65-60 (15-2, 4-1) Texas A&M, L 65-76 (15-3, 4-2) Texas Tech, W 62-43 (16-3, 5-2) at Baylor, L 46-74 (16-4, 5-3) Oklahoma, L 68-74, OT (16-5, 5-4) at Texas A&M, L 51-62 (16-6, 5-5) Texas, W 85-61 (17-6, 6-5) at Kansas State, L 43-47 (17-7, 6-6) at Iowa State, L 47-66 (17-8, 6-7) Missouri, L 65-70 (17-9, 6-8) at Texas Tech, W 69-64 (18-9, 7-8) Baylor, L 45-76 (18-10, 7-9) Oklahoma State, L 63-66 (18-11, 7-10) March 4 — at Oklahoma, 2 p.m. March 7-10 — Big 12 championship at Kansas City, Mo.
EAST Villanova 77, Rutgers 71 SOUTH Alabama A&M 73, Jackson St. 53 Alabama St. 63, Grambling St. 61 Bethune-Cookman 88, Coppin St. 80 Clemson 58, Virginia Tech 56
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Delaware St. 82, SC State 71 Florida St. 63, Virginia 60 Kentucky 79, Georgia 49 Morgan St. 74, Florida A&M 68 NC Central 60, Hampton 45 Norfolk St. 72, NC A&T 65 Savannah St. 73, Md.-Eastern Shore 54 Shorter 85, Mobile 64 Southern U. 64, Prairie View 63 Texas Southern 54, Alcorn St. 51 MIDWEST Michigan 72, Illinois 61 St. Xavier 87, Ind.-South Bend 67 SOUTHWEST Ark.-Pine Bluff 78, MVSU 67 FAR WEST Cal Poly 69, UC Davis 56 UC Santa Barbara 76, Pacific 61 TOURNAMENTS Big South Conference Semifinals UNC Asheville 91, Charleston Southern 64 VMI 75, Winthrop 55 Missouri Valley Conference First Round Drake 65, Bradley 49 Indiana St. 66, S. Illinois 51 Northeast Conference First Round LIU 80, Sacred Heart 68 Quinnipiac 80, St. Francis (NY) 72 Robert Morris 87, Monmouth (NJ) 68 Wagner 87, CCSU 77 Ohio Valley Conference Second Round Morehead St. 68, Jacksonville St. 54 Tennessee Tech 77, SE Missouri 73 West Coast Conference Second Round San Francisco 87, Portland 66
SOUTH Alabama A&M 65, Jackson St. 43 Alabama St. 55, Grambling St. 48 Alcorn St. 52, Texas Southern 31 Coppin St. 58, Bethune-Cookman 55 Delaware St. 55, SC State 53 East Carolina 70, Southern Miss. 57 Florida A&M 88, Morgan St. 57 Hampton 86, NC Central 35 Marshall 69, UCF 60 Md.-Eastern Shore 47, Savannah St. 42 Norfolk St. 54, NC A&T 51 Prairie View 73, Southern U. 53 Tulane 71, Houston 43 UTEP 47, UAB 45 MIDWEST Bradley 56, Wichita St. 46 Detroit 57, Butler 52 Green Bay 85, Loyola of Chicago 56 Ill.-Chicago 59, Milwaukee 52 Illinois St. 62, Evansville 59 Indiana St. 69, S. Illinois 46 Missouri St. 80, N. Iowa 68 Valparaiso 70, Wright St. 60 SOUTHWEST MVSU 65, Ark.-Pine Bluff 47 Memphis 65, Rice 60 Tulsa 61, SMU 57 FAR WEST Fresno St. 65, Louisiana Tech 62 Idaho 70, San Jose St. 65 Nevada 68, New Mexico St. 56 Oregon 64, Colorado 62 Pepperdine 56, Loyola Marymount 45 Portland 90, Santa Clara 76 Utah 63, Oregon St. 56, OT Utah St. 85, Hawaii 64 TOURNAMENTS Atlantic Coast Conference First Round NC State 74, Florida St. 71 North Carolina 90, Clemson 51 Virginia 72, Boston College 41 Wake Forest 80, Virginia Tech 74 Atlantic Sun Conference First Round Jacksonville 62, Belmont 58 Kennesaw St. 51, North Florida 49 Big Ten Conference First Round Michigan 68, Illinois 53 Michigan St. 97, Indiana 68 Minnesota 81, Wisconsin 49 Nebraska 88, Northwestern 56 Patriot League First Round American U. 59, Lafayette 54 Holy Cross 59, Army 50 Lehigh 63, Bucknell 47 Navy 66, Colgate 54 Southeastern Conference First Round Arkansas 67, Mississippi 47 Florida 70, Auburn 60 Vanderbilt 67, Mississippi St. 51
High School Boys
Class 6A Sub-State Tournament Semifinal BV North 55, SM Northwest 35 Derby 69, Wichita Southeast 60 Dodge City 39, Garden City 30 Maize 44, Hutchinson 41 Olathe East 50, Lawrence 46 Olathe Northwest 71, Olathe North 39 Olathe South 61, Gardner-Edgerton 40 SM East 55, BV West 47 Topeka 41, Manhattan 26 Wichita East 78, Washburn Rural 61 Wichita North 36, Wichita Campus 17 Wichita Northwest 74, Wichita South 46 Class 3A Sub-State Tournament Semifinal Beloit 68, Salina Sacred Heart 66 Central Heights 63, Neodesha 42 Conway Springs 43, Garden Plain 26 Galena 57, Caney Valley 49 Hillsboro 48, Remington 44 Hoisington 63, Hays-TMP-Marian 48 Holcomb 67, Norton 45 Maur Hill - Mount Academy 34, Atchison County 29 Moundridge 57, Sedgwick 52 Nemaha Valley 41, Sabetha 34 Pittsburg Colgan 72, Riverton 65, 4OT Riley County 58, Osage City 55, OT
Lawrence Chad R. Doornink, #23536 firstname.lastname@example.org Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 email@example.com Jeremy M. Hart, #20866 firstname.lastname@example.org 11460 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Ste 300 Leawood, KS 66211 (913) 339-9132 (913) 339-9045 (fax)
sors and assigns of any defendants that are or were partners or in partnership; and the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of any defendants that are minors or are under any legal disability and all other ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF person who are or may be MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC AS concerned: ATTORNEYS FOR FEDERAL YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASthat a Petition for Mortgage SOCIATION IS ATTEMPTING Foreclosure has been filed TO COLLECT A DEBT AND INFORMATION OBin the District Court of ANY Douglas County, Kansas by TAINED WILL BE USED FOR Federal National Mortgage THAT PURPOSE. ________ Association, praying for foreclosure of certain real property legally described (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World as follows: February 17, 2012) LOT 4, BLOCK TWO, IN SHADOW RIDGE 3RD PLAT, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF A SUBDIVISION IN THE CITY DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS OF EUDORA, DOUGLAS WELLS FARGO BANK, NA COUNTY, KANSAS. Tax ID PLAINTIFF No. E04013-094 for a judgment against defendants and any other interested parties and, unless otherwise served by personal or mail service of summons, the time in which you have to plead to the Petition for Foreclosure in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas will expire on April 13, 2012. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the request of plaintiff. MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC By: Jennifer L. Michaels, #24256 email@example.com
JAMES D. MERTZ DEFENDANTS Case No. 12CV45 Div. No. 5 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure NOTICE OF SUIT The State of Kansas to: JAMES D. MERTZ; BRENDA J. MERTZ; JOHN DOE (REAL NAME UNKNOWN); MARY DOE (REAL NAME UNKNOWN); JPMORGAN CHASE BANK AS INDENTURE TRUSTEE, C/O RESIDENTIAL FUNDING CORPORATION
Rock Creek 64, Silver Lake 61 Scott City 76, Lakin 32 Wellsville 62, Humboldt 60 Wichita Independent 55, Douglass 51 Class 1A Sub-State Tournament Division I Semifinal Ashland 68, St. John 47 Bishop Seabury Academy 70, St. Paul 45 Burrton 48, White City 41 Centralia 59, Linn 47 Hanover 73, Blue Valley 60 Hoxie 62, Stockton 46 Pretty Prairie 57, Goessel 52 Rock Hills 48, Sylvan-Lucas 45, OT South Central 64, Macksville 63 South Gray 49, Deerfield 22 South Haven 67, Central Burden 55 Thunder Ridge 58, St. Francis 44 Udall 66, Flinthills 48 Waverly 74, Hartford 66 Division II Semifinal Baileyville-B&B 57, Bern 44 Chetopa 65, Kansas Deaf 25 Crest 77, Altoona-Midway 32 Cunningham 68, Attica 40 Fowler 60, Moscow 53 Frankfort 73, Axtell 38 Healy 42, Dighton 40 Hope 69, Hutchinson Central Christian 36 Otis-Bison 65, Stafford 33 Palco 45, Northern Valley 35 South Barber 55, Bucklin 40 Victoria 57, Chase 25 Wheatland-Grinnell 45, Natoma 40 Wilson 70, St. John’s Beloit-Tipton 52
High School Girls
Class 5A Sub-State Tournament Semifinal Andover 53, Winfield 23 Bishop Carroll 55, Arkansas City 18 Hays 51, Liberal 31 Highland Park 55, Topeka West 46 Kapaun Mount Carmel 69, Wichita West 28 KC Schlagle 51, KC Washington 39 Newton 44, Great Bend 29 Salina Central 82, GoddardEisenhower 21 Salina South 41, Valley Center 35 Shawnee Heights 37, Emporia 34 Topeka Seaman 46, Lansing 39 Class 4A Sub-State Tournament Semifinal Bonner Springs 38, KC Piper 25 Chanute 52, Prairie View 43 Girard 59, Pittsburg 58 Haven 45, Andale 44 Hesston 57, Maize South 50 Holton 75, Clay Center 18 McPherson 55, Buhler 35 Mulvane 53, Clearwater 42 Osawatomie 52, Louisburg 48 Ottawa 38, Baldwin 33 Parsons 51, Labette County 46 Pratt 52, Hugoton 13 Santa Fe Trail 52, Spring Hill 43 Tonganoxie 48, Topeka Hayden 38 Wamego 54, Abilene 35 Wellington 51, Rose Hill 38 Class 2A Sub-State Tournament Quarterfinal Madison 61, Uniontown 44 Class 2A Sub-State Tournament Semifinal Berean Academy 50, Wabaunsee 25 Central Plains 50, Pratt Skyline 43 Immaculata 61, Oskaloosa 53 Jefferson North 57, Doniphan West 23 Kinsley 43, Sublette 26 Lebo 27, Pleasanton 25 Lyndon 34, Jayhawk Linn 25 Meade 74, Elkhart 50 Oakley 51, Hill City 40 Olpe 63, Northern Heights 29 Oswego 68, Sedan 50 Rawlins County 52, Trego 46 Republic County 48, Washington County 47 Smith Center 68, Lincoln 57 Sterling 54, Little River 40
Class 6A Sub-State Leavenworth Bracket A Boys Thursday’s Games Olathe Northwest 71, Olathe North 69 Olathe East 50, Lawrence 46 Saturday at Leavenworth 5:30 p.m. — Olathe Northwest vs. Olathe East Bracket B Boys Thursday’s Games Leavenworth 65, Free State 47 Olathe South 61, Gardner-Edgerton 40 Saturday at Leavenworth 7:45 p.m. — Leavenworth vs. Olathe South Girls Wednesday Olathe South 58, Lawrence 32 Free State 57, Olathe North 42 Today at Leavenworth 5:30 p.m. — Olathe South vs. Free State Class 4A Baldwin Sub-State Girls Monday’s Games Ottawa 40, Eudora 14 Baldwin 30, De Soto 29 Santa Fe Trail 48, St. James 35 Spring Hill 62, KC Sumber 33 Thursday’s Games Santa Fe Trail 52, Spring Hill 43 Ottawa 38, Baldwin 33 Saturday’s Championship Ottawa vs. Santa Fe Trail, 6 p.m. Boys Tuesday’s Games Ottawa 64, Santa Fe Trail 38
Lawrence and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, and assigns of such of the defendants as may be deceased; the unknown spouses of the defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of such defendants as are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown guardians and trustees of such of the defendants as are minors or are in anywise under legal disability; and all other persons who are or may be concerned: You are hereby notified that a petition has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, by Wells Fargo Bank, NA for judgment in the sum of $68,504.83, plus interest, costs and other relief; judgment that plaintiff’s lien is a first lien on the said real property and sale of said property to satisfy the indebtedness, said property described as follows, to wit: LOT 78, AND THE EAST HALF OF LOT 80, ON ELM STREET, IN THE CITY OF BALDWIN CITY, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Commonly known as 913 Elm Street, Baldwin City, Kansas 66006 and you are hereby required to plead to said petition in said Court at Lawrence, Kansas on or before the 2nd day of April, 2012.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL ROUNDUP Spring Hill 67, Baldwin 64, OT KC Sumner 57, St. James 51 De Soto 49, Eudora 32 Today’s Games KC Sumner vs. De Soto, 6 p.m. Ottawa vs. Spring Hill, 7:30 p.m. Saturday’s Championship KC Sumner-De Soto winner vs. Ottawa-Spring Hill winner, 7:30 p.m.
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Class 6A State Tournament Thursday at Wichita Northrock Lanes BOYS Team scores: Olathe North 2815, Washburn Rural 2750, Derby 2743, Wichita Southeast 2714, Haysville Campus 2640, SM South 2540, Olathe East 2521, Maize 2469, Lawrence 2467. Lawrence High results: 28. Riley Gentry 214-211-207 — 632; 39. Austin Bennett 223-190-291 — 605; 43. Pace Leggins 291-175-198 — 592; 44. Tre Sexton 128-236-226 — 590; 69. Connor Daniels 176-168-156 — 500; 71. Isaiah Ross 156-168-143 — 467. Free State results: 51. Chase Taylor 193-149-234 — 576; 68. Jordan Jump 189166-154 — 509. GIRLS Lawrence High results: 15. Kierstan Warren 191-211-203 — 605.
Thursday At PGA National Champion Course Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Purse: $5.7 million Yardage: 7,100 yards; Par 70 (35-35) First Round Davis Love III 30-34—64 Rory McIlroy 34-32—66 Justin Rose 32-34—66 Ryan Palmer 32-34—66 Dicky Pride 32-34—66 Martin Flores 33-33—66 Kevin Stadler 33-33—66 Seung-Yul Noh 33-33—66 Harris English 32-34—66 Tom Pernice Jr. 34-33—67 Ken Duke 35-32—67 Ben Crane 33-34—67 Keegan Bradley 33-34—67 Louis Oosthuizen 34-33—67 Jimmy Walker 34-33—67 Bob Estes 33-34—67 Carl Pettersson 33-34—67 Erik Compton 34-33—67 Greg Chalmers 34-34—68 Brendon de Jonge 35-33—68 Brian Davis 33-35—68 Jim Furyk 34-34—68 Charles Howell III 34-34—68 Brendan Steele 34-34—68 Tom Gillis 34-34—68 K.T. Kim 33-35—68 John Huh 35-33—68 Vaughn Taylor 34-34—68 Rory Sabbatini 36-33—69 Rocco Mediate 34-35—69 Matt Bettencourt 34-35—69 Stuart Appleby 35-34—69 Richard H. Lee 36-33—69 Kris Blanks 34-35—69 Rickie Fowler 34-35—69 Nick O’Hern 34-35—69 Rod Pampling 34-35—69 William McGirt 34-35—69 Bo Hoag 34-35—69 George McNeill 36-34—70 Hank Kuehne 34-36—70 Marc Leishman 36-34—70 Jason Bohn 35-35—70 Kenny Perry 35-35—70 Y.E. Yang 34-36—70 Henrik Stenson 36-34—70 Fredrik Jacobson 35-35—70 Mark Wilson 36-34—70 Michael Bradley 34-36—70 Ryan Moore 35-35—70 J.B. Holmes 33-37—70 Brandt Jobe 36-34—70 Chris Couch 34-36—70 Kevin Streelman 34-36—70 Scott Langley 34-36—70 Matt Every 35-35—70 Chris Stroud 35-35—70 Troy Matteson 35-35—70 Anthony Kim 33-37—70 Lee Westwood 36-34—70 Ernie Els 34-36—70 Sean O’Hair 37-33—70 Heath Slocum 36-34—70 Padraig Harrington 38-32—70 Stewart Cink 36-34—70 Sang-Moon Bae 36-34—70 Michael Allen 35-36—71 Jeff Maggert 35-36—71 Thomas Bjorn 35-36—71 David Hearn 35-36—71 Jhonattan Vegas 36-35—71 Chad Collins 35-36—71 Jason Kokrak 34-37—71 Charlie Wi 36-35—71 Richard S. Johnson 34-37—71 Tim Herron 37-34—71 Jeff Overton 35-36—71 Chris Kirk 37-34—71 Cameron Beckman 36-35—71 Tiger Woods 35-36—71 D.A. Points 34-37—71
Thursday’s Games Montreal 5, Minnesota 4, SO Boston 4, New Jersey 3, OT Philadelphia 6, N.Y. Islanders 3 N.Y. Rangers 3, Carolina 2 Winnipeg 7, Florida 0 Columbus 2, Colorado 0 Calgary 4, Phoenix 2 Vancouver 2, St. Louis 0 Buffalo at San Jose, (n)
upon said petition.
Court, Lawrence, Kansas. If you fail to plead, judgment THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO will be entered upon the COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY petition. INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT Prepared by: PURPOSE. THE LAW OFFICE OF SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC DAVID J. BROWN, LC Attorneys for Plaintiff By: /s/ David J. Brown 6310 Lamar - Suite 235 S. Ct. #14409 Overland Park, KS 66202 1040 New Hampshire, (913)831-3000 Suite 14 Fax No. (913)831-3320 Lawrence, Kansas 66044 Our File No. 11-003490/kv 785-842-0777 Djbrown@davidbrownlaw.com ________ Attorneys for Plaintiff ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World (Published in the Lawrence February 24, 2012) Daily Journal-World March 2, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC
Ashlar, LLC, Plaintiff, vs. Shelley Bock, Defendant.
The Lawrence Historic Resources Commission will hold a public hearing at their regularly scheduled meeting on March 15, 2012, in the City Commission Case No. 2012 LM 48 Room of City Hall, 6 E. 6th Division No. 6 Street at 6:30 p.m. The description of the property, Pursuant to K.S.A. location of the environs Chapter 60 and 61 and the case file for the public hearing items are NOTICE OF SUIT available in the Planning To Shelley Bock and all Office for review during regular office hours, 8 a.m. other concerned persons: - 5 p.m., Monday through You are notified that a peti- Friday. tion has been filed in Douglas County District Court by The following agenda items Ashlar, LLC, praying for im- will be considered:
mediate eviction, $6,320.85 with interest in unpaid rent and all other equitable relief the court may find necessary. You are hereby required to plead to the petiShould you fail therein tion on or before March 30, judgment and decree will 2012, at 3:30 in Division 6 of be entered in due course Douglas County District
Kentucky rolls past Georgia
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LEXINGTON, KY. — Darius Miller hit five threepointers and finished with 17 points, and No. 1 Kentucky beat Georgia on Thursday night to extend the nation’s longest home winning streak to 52 games and push its overall run to 21 in a row. Kentucky (29-1, 15-0 Southeastern Conference) made an emphatic statement in its final game at Rupp Arena this season with an offensive flurry that nearly equaled the stiff defensive effort the Wildcats have given all season. Kentucky, the nation’s best defensive team by field goal percentage, made a season-best 15 three-pointers, hitting six in a row in the second half. Donte’ Williams led Georgia (13-16, 4-11) with 17 points. The Bulldogs were 3 of 19 from threepoint range. Kentucky coach John Calipari hasn’t lost at Rupp Arena in his three seasons in Lexington, and the Wildcats are poised to make a run at their eighth national title thanks to player of the year contender Anthony Davis and a supporting cast of NBA-worthy talent. It was the final appearance for Miller and fellow senior Eloy Vargas, but also could be the last time that Davis, fellow freshmen Michael KiddGilchrist and Marquis Teague as well as sophomores Doron Lamb and Terrence Jones play at home. They made sure to make it memorable. Davis finished with nine points, eight rebounds and two blocks to give him an NCAA-best 140 this season, Lamb had 13 points and KiddGilchrist added 12 as the Wildcats went 15 of 27 from beyond the arc. Kentucky doubled up Georgia 42-21 just over a minute into the second half on Jones’ layup. GEORGIA (13-16) Thornton 1-5 2-2 4, D. Williams 7-9 3-4 17, Djurisic 1-4 0-0 2, Caldwell-Pope 4-13 0-0 9, Robinson 2-12 2-2 6, Ware 3-8 0-0 7, Dixon 0-0 0-0 0, V. Williams 0-1 0-0 0, Bucklin 0-0 0-0 0, Nolte 0-0 0-0 0, Brantley 1-2 0-0 3, Florveus 0-1 1-2 1, Rome 0-0 0-0 0, Cannon 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 19-56 8-10 49. KENTUCKY (29-1) Kidd-Gilchrist 3-5 5-6 12, Davis 4-5 0-1 9, Vargas 1-6 0-0 2, Miller 6-11 0-0 17, Teague 3-9 0-0 8, Jones 4-9 1-2 9, Polson 0-0 0-0 0, Beckham 0-0 0-0 0, Lamb 4-7 2-2 13, Long 0-0 0-0 0, Wiltjer 3-5 0-0 9. Totals 28-57 8-11 79. Halftime-Kentucky 37-19. 3-Point Goals-Georgia 3-19 (Brantley 1-2, Ware 1-6, Caldwell-Pope 1-7, V. Williams 0-1, Thornton 0-1, Djurisic 0-2), Kentucky 15-27 (Miller 5-9, Wiltjer 3-4, Lamb 3-6, Teague 2-4, Kidd-Gilchrist 1-1, Davis 1-2, Jones 0-1). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Georgia 29 (Thornton, D. Williams 6), Kentucky 39 (Davis, Jones 8). Assists-Georgia 9 (V. Williams 4), Kentucky 16 (Teague 4). Total FoulsGeorgia 9, Kentucky 9. A-24,382.
No. 13 Michigan 72, Illinois 61 CHAMPAIGN, ILL. — Tim Hardaway Jr. had 25 points and 11 rebounds to help keep Michigan in the Big Ten title race. Trey Burke added 21 points for Michigan (22-8, 12-5), which led throughout in its first victory in Illinois’ home court since 1995. Illinois (17-13, 6-11) closed to within 40-39 with just over 15 minutes left. But the Illini missed three chances to tie the game or take a lead. The Wolverines stretched the lead to 5344 with 7:49 to play and Illinois was never close again. Coming off a 75-61 loss at home to Purdue, Michigan came into the game still playing for that title shot. MICHIGAN (22-8) Morgan 3-4 1-1 7, Novak 1-7 6-6 8, Douglass 2-9 0-0 6, Burke 7-13 5-6 21, Hardaway Jr. 6-7 9-10 25, Brundidge 0-0 0-0 0, Vogrich 0-2 0-0 0, Bartelstein 0-0 0-0 0, McLimans 0-0 0-0 0, Smotrycz 1-2 0-0 3, Person 0-0 0-0 0, Christian 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 21-45 21-23 72. ILLINOIS (17-13) Griffey 0-2 0-0 0, Leonard 6-11 6-8 18, Richardson 2-11 0-0 6, Paul 4-11 5-7 15, Abrams 4-7 4-6 12, Maniscalco 0-2 0-0 0, Bertrand 3-6 0-0 6, Shaw 0-0 0-0 0, Djimde 0-0 0-0 0, Selus 0-1 0-0 0, Egwu 2-3 0-0 4, Berardini 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 21-54 15-21 61. Halftime-Michigan 35-27. 3-Point Goals-Michigan 9-19 (Hardaway Jr. 4-4, Burke 2-3, Douglass 2-7, Smotrycz 1-1, Novak 0-2, Vogrich 0-2), Illinois 4-14 (Paul 2-5, Richardson 2-7, Selus 0-1, Griffey 0-1). Fouled Out-Paul, Smotrycz. Rebounds-Michigan 32 (Hardaway Jr. 11), Illinois 27 (Leonard 9). AssistsMichigan 11 (Burke 5), Illinois 10 (Bertrand 3). Total Fouls-Michigan 19, Illinois 21. A-15,244.
No. 22 Florida State 63, No. 24 Virginia 60 CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA. — Iam Miller made a threepointer in the final second, and Florida State rallied from 11 points down in last 4 1/2 minutes to stun Virginia, spoiling a stellar Senior Night for the Cavaliers’ Mike Scott. Miller scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half, and got just free enough from Sammy Zeglinski in the final seconds to make the shot from deep in the right wing. It was Miller’s fifth three-pointer and the seventh for the Seminoles (20-9, 11-4 Atlantic Coast Conference). Michael Snaer and Xavier Gibson added 12 points each for the Seminoles. FLORIDA STATE (20-9) James 3-5 1-1 7, Gibson 5-7 2-3 12, Loucks 0-3 1-2 1, Dulkys 1-4 2-2 5, Snaer 5-11 2-2 12, White 1-2 1-2 4, Peterson 2-2 0-0 4, Space 0-0 0-0 0, Miller 6-10 1-1 18, Kreft 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 23-45 10-13 63. VIRGINIA (21-8) Scott 9-15 10-11 28, Ak. Mitchell 1-2 1-2 3, Evans 4-8 2-3 10, Harris 2-8 3-4 9, Zeglinski 3-8 0-0 8, Jesperson 0-0 0-0 0, Atkins 1-3 0-0 2. Totals 20-44 16-20 60. Halftime-Florida St. 29-20. 3-Point Goals-Florida St. 7-16 (Miller 5-8, White 1-1, Dulkys 1-3, Loucks 0-1, Snaer 0-3), Virginia 4-9 (Harris 2-3, Zeglinski 2-6). Fouled Out-White. Rebounds-Florida St. 27 (James 6), Virginia 21 (Scott 10). Assists-Florida St. 11 (Loucks 4), Virginia 13 (Harris 5). Total FoulsFlorida St. 16, Virginia 17. TechnicalJames. A-11,807.
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