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REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE RON PAUL walks on stage to the excitement of the crowd during a rally Friday night at Kansas University’s Lied Center. About 1,000 people showed up — on a KU game night — to hear from Paul.

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A smaller government with greater individual liberties would bring economic prosperity to Kansas and throughout the country. That was Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul’s message to a packed house at the Lied Center on Kansas University’s campus Friday night. It was his third appearance of the day in the state, after events in Topeka and

Wichita, ahead of today’s statewide caucuses. “If you have a free society and sound money, it should help everybody,” Paul said during a media conference after the event. “People say, ‘How are you going to help one state versus another state?’ But I think that if you provide equal liberty and equal justice under the law, everybody benefits from that.” Garrett Wagner, a student in New York who returned to vote in his home district in Lawrence,

strongly agreed with Paul’s message of a decisively hands-off approach to the economy. “Our debt is killing our economy,” Wagner said. “I support Dr. Paul because his plan to phase out the IRS and eliminating the Federal Reserve would mean everyone would have more money.” Young people like Wagner were out in full force at the event, organized by Lawrence’s Youth for Ron Paul group. Enthusiastic chants of “President Paul!

President Paul!” broke out within the crowd of more than 1,000 before he spoke, as did standing ovations during the hourlong public event. However, without having won a single state contest outright, the Texas congressional representative has a long shot of even securing the nomination. When asked about Please see PAUL, page 2A

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REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE Rick Santorum waves to supporters during a rally Friday in Topeka.

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TOPEKA — An influential anti-abortion group on Friday urged Gov. Sam Brownback and the Kansas Legislature to reject an attempt by the Kansas University Medical Center to change an anti-abortion bill. “Time to end University of Kan- Abortions aren’t sas abortion train- performed at the ing,” said a call to medical center or action by Kansans any facilities operfor Life. House Bill 2598, ated by the school. called the No Tax- Students get that payer Funding training elsewhere. for Abortion Act, would make numerous changes to state law sought by antiabortion advocates. The House Federal and State Affairs Committee will probably vote on the measure next week. One of the provisions of the bill states: “No health care services provided by any state agency, or any employee of a state agency while acting within the scope of such

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TOPEKA — Hoping to tap into deep distrust of Washington, Republican Rick Santorum suggested Friday that President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney share a top priority: to take away Americans’ money and freedom so they can tell them how to live. A day before Kansas Republicans weigh in on the party’s presidential contest, Santorum looked to shore up support in this Midwestern state that seemed ready to give the former Pennsylvania senator yet another win and further challenge Romney’s front-runner status. With sharp rhetoric, Santorum likened Romney to Obama and cast both as unacceptable for conservatives. “We already have one president who doesn’t tell the truth to the American people. We

don’t need another,” Santorum said to cheers. “Gov. Romney reinvents himself for whatever the political occasion calls for.” Santorum has hammered Romney for a health care overhaul he signed into law as Massachusetts governor. Santorum’s advisers see the issue as Romney’s biggest weakness among conservatives. They make up the bulk of the Republican Party’s nominating base but have so far split their votes between Santorum and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich. “The worst offender is Gov. Romney. He put the template for Obamacare in place in Massachusetts,” Santorum said. Massachusetts requires citizens to buy health insurance. That mandate is central to Democrats’ national plan, and Santorum called it unconstitutional.

TOPEKA — The Kansas House on Friday advanced legislation that would allow concealed-carry license holders to bring their guns into public buildings, but amendments were approved that would give state universities, hospitals and nursing homes the ability to ban the weap- Andy Tompkins, ons. president and State Rep. Valdenia Winn, chief executive D-Kansas City, Kan., said she officer of the didn’t want to stand before a Kansas Board college classroom in which of Regents, some of her students, who said allowmay be upset with a grade or ing weapons assignment, could be armed. on campuses “I want to teach history. would increase I don’t want to be history,” the risk of Winn said. violence and The amendment allowing complicate the colleges to opt out seemed in job of police. trouble until enough legislators requested a roll call vote. Then it passed 93-23. Under House Bill 2353, people who have a concealed-carry permit would be allowed

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his small number of delegates, he responded, “I think we’re going to surprise a lot of people.” In Kansas’ caucuses four years ago, he won just 11 percent of the vote, beARRY LAN REEMAN hind winner Mike Huckabee, a former Arkansas March 8, 2012 at his resiMemorial services for governor, and eventual dence. A visitation will Larry Alan Freeman, 65, nominee Sen. John McTonganoxie, will be 11:00 be 10:00 a.m. Monday at Cain of Arizona. In that a.m. Monday, March 12, the Tonganoxie Christian race, he did beat out this 2012 at the Tonganoxie Church. Condolences election cycle’s apparent Christian Church. Mr. may be sent at www. front-runner, Mitt RomFreeman died Thursday, ney. Regardless of the delegate count, Paul’s message VELYN WANSON has always been about standing up for small gov2 sons, Jeff and Jeannine Services for Evelyn ernment, personal choice Swanson and their famSwanson, 81, of Lawand what he sees as strict rence, Kansas, formerly of ily, of Lawrence, KS, and adherence to the ConstituGreg Swanson, of Kansas Mountain Home, Arkantion, a message that went City, KS. sas, will be private. over well with Friday’s Evelyn passed away She was preceded in crowd. He began with an March 1, 2012, in Lawdeath by her husband and explanation of how he’d rence, Kansas. She was parents. change foreign policy if born April 15, 1930, in Memorials may be elected, shifting the miliClinton, Iowa, the daugh- made to Alzheimers Assotary’s focus to “only nater of Harold and Ruby ciation, Heart of America, tional defense” and no enHowson Holle. She mar- 3846 W. 75th St., Prairie gagement without direct ried James Swanson on Village, KS 66028. threat. That policy falls in May 21, 1950, at Clinton, Arrangements are by line with his overall opIowa, and was a homeKirby and Family Funeral position to government maker. Evelyn lived in and Cremation Services. spending. Lawrence, Kansas, since Visit an online obituary “We can’t afford these moving from Mountain and guestbook at www. wars and we ought to quit Home, Arkansas, after the ’em,” he said. death of her husband in Please sign this guestOctober of 2011. book at obituaries.ljworld. Reining in costs Evelyn is survived by com. In the vein of cutting both government and its spending, Paul proposed OGER KEFFINGTON repealing 40,000 “ridiculous” laws and cutting $1 only one that could make Roger Skeffington has trillion from the congresdied, but lives on in our everyone shut up. Roger sional budget within his hearts and memory. He always met everyone with first year in office, plans grew up on the streets of a smile, a laugh, and a he said in a key point of Brooklyn and Connectigood story. THEY WERE his speech would empowcut. An imaginary lion ALL TRUE. If he didn’t, er individual Americans protected him from bulyou thought about it all and increase their personlies. He enjoyed singing day. We all missed you Doo-Wop with his friends and wished you happion the back streets. ness when you ran away Roger, along with Leroy, to Canada to marry your Danny, Pete, and Joey love, Marina. You are surrolled on to the streets of vived by your children, Lawrence on their East Lloyd and Slade, and Coast motorcycles in many stepchildren. We CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A 1970. They rolled right collect family as we move into the beating hearts through this life. We all Campaigning in Alaof every hippie girl in love you. bama, Romney fired back, town. You know who you Stebbie — mother of characterizing Santorum are. He was a proud exyour children Marine and entrepreneur. You were that man that as coming from the Washington establishment he’s He introduced Kansas to people remember meetworked to distance himfresh lobster and oysters ing. self from and reminding from his family home in Please sign this guestNew Foundland. He prebook at obituaries.ljworld. the former Pennsylvania sided over Big Eat Staff senator — and voters — com. meetings, as he was the about a delegate count that puts Romney much closer to the nomination. “Washington insider go down,” he said. But Rick Santorum is lashing Winn said there was no out at Mitt Romney bestudy that showed a link cause he can’t accept the between concealed carry CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A fact that it’s nearly imposand lower crime rates. sible for him to win the Under the amendment, number of delegates needto bring a gun into a state the governing body of a ed to secure the Republior city facility unless the post-secondary institution can nomination,” Romney building had adequate can decide if it wants to be spokeswoman Andrea security measures, such exempt from the proposed Saul said. as electronic screening law. The exemption would Romney currently has equipment and guards, to last four years and then 422 delegates committed ensure that no weapons have to be reconsidered. to his nomination, while could be brought in. BeAnother amendment Santorum has 181 out of cause of the additional se- exempted hospitals, such the 1,144 needed. Gingrich curity costs this would en- as Kansas University trails with 107 and Paul tail, many public buildings Hospital. Several legishas 46, according to Assowill have to allow con- lators said hospitals are ciated Press calculations. cealed carry if the mea- high-stress environments Santorum’s small-govsure is enacted into law. where allowing concealed ernment message resonatState Rep. Forrest Knox, weapons would distract ed with Allan Holthaus, a R-Altoona, said the cur- from quality patient care. 63-year-old Topeka conrent ban on guns in pubState Rep. Ann Mah, Dtractor and farmer, who lic buildings, marked by Topeka, said that while said he views Santorum as a sign, was an invitation she supported concealed the most honest GOP canto criminals. “Criminals carry, she opposed the didate and the one most pay attention because state telling local governlikely to try to deliver on they know there won’t be ments what to do. his campaign promises. any law-abiding citizens Mah offered an amendGreeting Santorum afcarrying guns in those ment to require the state ter the rally, he said: “You buildings that are posted,” pay local governments help us get the governKnox said. if they decided to put in ment off our backs, and But representatives of the extra security needed we’ll help you fix it, that’s colleges, cities, hospitals, to keep concealed carfor sure.” counties and other groups ry weapons out of their lobbied hard against the buildings. “If we think we Going after Gingrich bill. Andy Tompkins, need to be a nanny LegSantorum was also hoppresident and chief execu- islature, then we need to ing to muscle Gingrich out tive officer of the Kansas get our checkbooks out Board of Regents, said al- and pay for it,” she said. lowing weapons on cam- But her proposal was depuses would increase the feated. risk of violence and comThe House advanced plicate the job of police. the legislation on a voice Knox brought the vote. A final vote on the isamendment concerning sue is expected Monday. If CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A post-secondary schools, approved, it will go to the although he opposed it. Senate for consideration. employee’s employment, “Statistically, if there shall include abortion.” is concealed carry al- — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild KU Medical Center’s can be reached at 785-423-0668. lowed on campus, crimes residents are considered state employees. 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Caucus today The Kansas Republican caucus in Douglas County takes place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today at Free State High School, 4700 Overland Drive. al wealth. “I’ve worked in Washington some 30 years; I’ve met a lot of politicians,” he said. “Let me tell you, they’re not smart enough to spend your money — you should spend your money!” And another crowd chant, this time of “End the Fed!” referring to the Federal Reserve, broke out temporarily. Paul continued speaking, apparently unflustered. He continued to speak of rejecting bailouts and entitlement systems of all kinds, saying “no to bailouts of Wall Street, no to bailouts of European ‘wall streets,’” and “no one is entitled to somebody else’s wealth.” The speech went on to tackle even more personal individual liberty standpoints — issues of drug legalization and access to contraception. “I personally abhor drug use, but it’s about personal choice,” he said on his controversial campaign point to end the so-called war on drugs. “You cannot have the government control what we put in our bodies ... I just want to live my own life and make my own choices.” Paul, an OB-GYN by practice, is pro-life but also admitted prescribing and being a supporter of contraceptives, saying on Friday that the issue that’s been a hot topic for the

of the race in the coming weeks, if not after Tuesday’s contests in Alabama and Mississippi. Gingrich’s advisors had said the former House speaker must win both states to stay in the race. Santorum’s advisers anticipate Gingrich’s conservative supporters would turn to Santorum and perhaps derail Romney’s betterorganized, better-funded political organization. “We feel very confident that we can win Kansas on Saturday and come into Alabama and Mississippi and this race should come down to two people,” Santorum told reporters. And as the race turned South, the Santorum campaign on Friday hammered Gingrich on immigration, an issue likely to play prominently among Southern conservatives. Santorum turned to a key supporter and immigration hawk, former Rep. Tom Tancredo, R-Colo., to criticize Gingrich for supporting legislation that would, among other things, allow some children of illegal immigrants to become citizens. “This is not just an immigration issue but a national security issue — and Newt Gingrich fails our nation on both counts,” Tancredo said, charging that Gingrich would “adopt the policies of the left.” Gingrich told The Associated Press at a campaign stop in Mississippi that win or lose on Tuesday, he’s staying in the race through to the Republican National Convention scheduled for August in Tampa, Fla.

center or any facilities operated by the school. Students get that training elsewhere. But Kathy Ostrowski, of Kansans for Life, disagreed with KU’s assessment. She said, “There is no professional reason that OB-GYN resident physicians have to learn how to destroy unborn children in order to achieve competency in pregnancy management, stillbirth evacuation or treating abortion complications.” She urged people to contact Brownback and legislators “to stop abortion training by KU!”

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Democracy in action His views and the vigor of his supporters were clear, though his chances in the election may not be. Throughout the night, speakers encouraged participation in today’s caucuses, which, for Douglas County, take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Free State High School, 4700 Overland Drive. “It takes an irate minority keen on starting brushfires of liberty,” he said in encouragement of action by supporters. “Freedom is an old idea, tyranny is an old one. When it comes time, tell everyone you want to move forward.” Paul didn’t take questions from the audience, but did allow for a few personal photographs and book-signings backstage, including one with area resident Sean Palmer, a longtime supporter who was pumped up by the libertarian rhetoric. “I’m here to show my absolute support,” Palmer said. “I hope to see (Paul) win Kansas, win the nomination and become the president.” — Reporter Alex Garrison can be reached at 832-7261. Follow her at

“We’ll clearly do well enough to move on, and I think there’s a fair chance we’ll win. But I just want to set this to rest once and for all: We’re going to Tampa.” Even before he arrived in Kansas, a state his rivals largely overlooked, Santorum signaled strength here. “Since Romney and Gingrich have decided not to campaign in Kansas, we feel pretty confident that we’re going to do well,” Santorum told reporters before leaving Alabama. Despite his anti-Washington message, Santorum faced grumbling from tea party activists for skipping their big rally in the state’s largest city. They spent $25,000 to rent the Century II arena in downtown Wichita and expected 1,000 to 3,000 people to attend. “It seems like it is counterproductive to show up for an event that is going to have 300 people in an airplane hangar instead (of) 3,000 people in a nice setting where you can actually contact and really maybe sway somebody,” said Craig Gabel, the president of Kansas For Liberty, which organized the Wichita event. Rep. Ron Paul of Texas was the only presidential candidate participating in the tea party event. Santorum appeared not to know the timing of the tea party event and said he had to get to a speech Friday evening in Houston, a commitment he said was made months ago.

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BRIEFLY Investigation ongoing in veteran’s death Lawrence police continue to investigate the death of a 27-year-old Iraq veteran and whether it was connected to a fight he was involved in hours before he died. Kim Murphree, a police spokeswoman, said Friday that there was no new information to release. Police said Nicholas J. Sardina died Feb. 25 after medics and officers were called to a medical emergency in the 1500 block of Tennessee Street. Police said through the course of the investigation they determined Sardina Sardina was injured earlier in a physical altercation in the 300 block of West 14th Street. Sardina’s girlfriend said she understood he had been at a party at a house in that block and that he had sent her a text message early on Feb. 25 saying he had a bottle broken over his head. Sardina is from Clarence, N.Y., and he had attended both Kansas and Kansas State universities, where he also played on club hockey teams. He was a sergeant in the Kansas National Guard and served three tours in Iraq from 2006 to 2007 with the Army’s 1st Infantry Division.

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um as about 85 fifth-graders, his principal, Sue Hosey, and a few teachers and other staff members took turns putting strips of tape on him. “It’s hilarious for them and fun for me,” he said, during the process. Christian, who turns 12 on

TOPEKA — Senate Republican leaders on Friday introduced tax incentives that they said will increase bioscience and manufacturing jobs in Kansas without harming the state budget. The “Kansas Works” plan would allow bioscience companies relocating to Kansas LEGISLATURE to pay no income tax if they forgo other state tax incentives. For manufacturing companies, it would tax the income of new businesses only on sales within the state. Senate President Steve Morris, R-Hugoton, said the measures came from recommendations of his tax working group that met earlier

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EVE CUMMINS, LEFT, THE STUDENT COUNCIL SPONSOR AT SUNFLOWER SCHOOL, gives the thumbs up to student Christian Faulkner, 11, who agreed to have himself duct taped to the wall on Friday if students collected $1,500 in pennies for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Faulkner was diagnosed with lymphoma as a kindergartner and is now cancer-free. At right is Sheryl Simmons, his fifth-grade teacher.

Fifth-grader sticks to promise after students raise $3,000 to fight cancer By Karrey Britt

Sunflower fifth-grader Christian Faulkner challenged his schoolmates during an assembly in January to raise $1,500 by collecting pennies for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. If they reached the goal, he agreed to be duct taped to a

wall. Well, the students not only reached the goal, but raised twice as much: $3,000. So on Friday afternoon, Christian made good on his promise. He stood on two chairs in an area just outside the gymnasi-


Money will be key factor in presidential campaign By Dolph C. Simons Jr.

Unless there are some major surprises, it appears former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney will be the Republican nominee to challenge Barack Obama for the presidency. The fight between GOP contenders has been fierce, so fierce many wonder whether the dirty laundry and charges and countercharges fired within the field have damaged the chances of the Republican candidate in the main event, the battle for the White House. Only time will tell. However, there is one clear fact emerging from the GOP nomination battle: The availability of money is almost as important and, in some cases, maybe more important than the strength and ability of an individual candidate. At various times during the

months-long GOP race, one candidate or another seemed to be picking up substantial support only to have Romney launch powerful advertising campaigns to knock down or weaken support for a Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Rick Perry, Ron Paul, etc. Romney’s campaign fund has trumped the best efforts of all those trying to win the party’s nomination. Granted, Romney is an attractive and able candidate, but his powerful, targeted advertising messages have gotten results and stunted the effort of any contenders who seemed to be climbing in the polls. Earlier this week, news stories told of the massive fundraising efforts of President Obama. So far, Obama has held at least 191 formal fundraisers, the most of any previous presidential candidate. Early on, Obama supporters

talked about a $1 billion campaign fund and, even though he already has broken previous fundraising totals, he still has 10 months left in his first term. By comparison, George W. Bush had 173 fundraisers during his entire first term in office, fol-

COMMENTARY lowed by Bill Clinton with 96, George H.W. Bush with 109, Ronald Reagan with 75 and Jimmy Carter with 49. As mean and tough as the Republican primary battle has been, the general election between the GOP nominee and Obama is expected to be even more intense. It’s obvious Obama and his supporters are going all-out to raise record sums for his re-election campaign. He already has headlined 35 events in Washington, 32 in

California and 30 in New York, and he has seven more months to add millions of dollars to his war chest. Romney, or whoever ends up winning the GOP nomination, is going to use every means to raise money, but, chances are, his totals will pale in comparison to what Obama will have at his disposal. Also, Obama has a huge information bank carried over from his first campaign with the names and addresses of millions who have pledged to help in his re-election effort. Another big, and extremely dangerous, element is the political action committees, which will be investing hundreds of millions of dollars in support of either Obama or his challenger. Unfortunately, the public has no way of knowing who is putting the money into these PACs and what favors or policies those

donors expect from the candidate if he wins the big prize, the White House. How does the average voter know who is trying to buy influence, whether it is an individual with millions of dollars or organized labor? The upcoming presidential election is not going to be a pretty picture. The stakes are enormous with Obama committed to making “fundamental changes” in this country and the Republican candidate calling for a smaller government involvement and less control of the lives of Americans and the need to reduce the national debt. What will count the most in the election: the candidate himself and what he believes or which candidate has the biggest checkbook with which to tell his story? And where do the media enter the picture in how they deliver the message of each candidate?

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Is there any chance the Douglas/Franklin County line road going west of the new U.S. Highway will ever be paved? This road gets a lot of traffic and is very dusty.


Keith Browning, Douglas County public works director, provided this answer: Neither Franklin County nor Douglas County plans to pave this road in the foreseeable future. Franklin County maintains the road from U.S. 59 to two miles west, while Douglas County maintains the road for the next 1.5 miles west. The latest Douglas County traffic count was 44 vehicles a day about 2.5 miles west of U.S. 59. This represents a very low traffic count that would not justify the cost of paving or maintaining a paved road.

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LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT Lawrence police arrested a 32-year-old Edgerton man on outstanding warrants Friday after he was involved in a dispute with his ex-girlfriend, a 24-year-old woman, over the possession of a Ford Taurus Friday morning in west Lawrence. Sgt. Ted Bordman, a patrol supervisor, said the two were involved in an altercation at the intersection of Bob Billings Parkway and Kasold Drive. The woman was in the Ford Taurus with another male friend, and the man was in another car. The dispute continued as vehicles were driving around west Lawrence, and police were called about a road rage complaint. Bordman said the 32-yearold man had run from officers and was caught after a foot chase just before noon in the 1000 block of Biltmore Drive. He suffered lacerations to his hand earlier when it was alleged he broke the window of the Taurus at Bob Billings Parkway and Kasold Drive. Officers were still investigating the incident Friday afternoon because the 32-yearold man alleged he was threatened with a weapon at the intersection. • Douglas County prosecutors have filed four misdemeanor charges against a 70-year-old Baldwin City accused of illegally shooting a decoy deer during a December 2011 sting operation. The sting was conducted by the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism on Dec. 9, the last Friday of the firearm deer hunting season. KDWPT officials had placed the decoy on private land in Douglas County. The officers used a life-size, taxidermied deer to entice would-be poachers. Darrell R. Norris pleaded not guilty during his first appearance Thursday

HOSPITAL BIRTHS Becky and Josh Flax, Lawrence, a boy, Thursday. Michele and Luke Huerter, Lawrence, a boy, Friday. Duston and Stacia Spencer, Pomona, a boy, Friday. Shane and Sharie Hohn, Perry, a girl, Friday. Erin and Ryan White, Lawrence, a boy, Friday.

afternoon, and he later was booked into jail and released on $500 bond. Prosecutors have filed four misdemeanor charges, including criminal hunting alleging he did not have permission to hunt on the land. A hearing is scheduled for April 9. • Douglas County prosecutors have charged a second Lawrence woman in connection with a Jan. 1 battery that occurred in the drivethru lane at Burrito King, 900 Ill., early on New Year’s Day. Kristin E. Silva, 29, appeared in court Friday on an aggravated battery charge in which she’s accused of injuring another Lawrence woman. Prosecutors already charged another Lawrence woman, April Ann Jones, 24, with aggravated battery after she was arrested hours after the altercation, but police said they did not immediately find the second suspect. The victim, a 31-year-old Lawrence woman, alleged the fight began when her vehicle rolled and struck the vehicle in front of her. She alleged two women got out of their vehicle and began hitting her. The victim was taken to Lawrence Memorial Hospital for treatment. Silva’s next hearing is March 13. Jones’ hearing is March 27. • Douglas County prosecutors Friday dismissed aggravated battery and criminal threat charges against a 24-year-old Lawrence man in connection with a January domestic dispute. Dustin A. Johnson was accused of knocking his girlfriend to the ground during an argument on Jan. 3 at a Lawrence apartment. She got away from Johnson, left the apartment and called police. But Cheryl Wright, a spokeswoman for the district attorney’s office, said the victim did not appear in court Friday, so prosecutors asked the judge to dismiss the case.


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this year, and are modeled after proposals made in South Dakota, which has been landing financial services companies, and Iowa’s efforts to get insurance companies. Morris said the proposals would reduce revenues to the state from $400,000 at first to $4 million. But Morris, Senate Vice President John Vratil, R-Leawood, and Majority Leader Jay Scott Emler, R-Lindsborg, said the loss would be offset by the benefit from increased jobs and economic activity. The measures have been endorsed by 17 of the Senate’s 32 Republicans. Senate Democratic Leader Anthony Hensley of Topeka said he supports the proposal too. Senate leaders said the bioscience measure would build on the Kansas Bioscience Authority’s mission to invest in research and development of startup companies, and the Kansas University School of Pharmacy’s high national ranking. The manufacturing piece of the plan, they said, would provide a powerful financial incentive for companies to build and hire in Kansas and ship products out of state. The “Kansas Works” proposal is contained in two bills that will be considered next week by the Senate tax committee.

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Brown Baggin’ It! In 2011, Meals on Wheels delivered 26,267 meals to the homebound elderly and/or disabled citizens of Lawrence. Please help to ensure Meals on Wheels clien ts will continue to receive the nutrition they need and remain in their own homes by Brown Baggin’ your lunch for a day, a week, a month… The Brown Baggin’ It Campaign asks supporters to “brown bag” To donate, contact their lunch and donate the Meals on Wheels, Inc. money they would have spent to provide meals for the 785-830-8844 homebound. Every dollar makes a difference.

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PUMP PATROL Alex Ross, student, Lawrence “We will win the championship this year.”


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Jake Klenda, student, Lawrence “We’ll make it to the Elite Eight at best.”

Dustin True, works in Kansas Athletics ticket office, Lawrence “I think we can win the Big 12 but I have a feeling we’ll lose in the Elite Eight.”

Alli Sierra, student, Lawrence “I think we’ll fall apart in the Elite Eight.”

Sunday, said he wanted to do something extra special because it was his last year in elementary school. Sunflower has been participating in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s annual Pennies for Patients campaign since he was in kindergarten. That’s when doctors found a cancerous tumor draped over his lungs and he was diagnosed with lymphoma. After two years of chemotherapy treatments, wearing a surgical mask and hospital stays, Christian was found to be cancerfree. As his mother, Amanda Faulkner, snapped photos of her son being duct taped, she said it’s hard to believe he was once so sick. “He’s doing so great,” she said. “I love to see him doing stuff like this.” Eve Cummins, student council sponsor, oversaw the duct-taping process. It took 40 minutes and four rolls of tape until they thought it was secure enough to hold the 5-foot, 80-pound student to the wall. And then, Christian waited through a school assembly, where he was recognized at the end. The students hollered and clapped for achieving the

goal and for Christian. Meanwhile, Christian — who could only move his hands and head — said he felt like he was in an ejection seat on an airplane. As the students filed out of the assembly, they went by Christian. Some waved. Some giggled. Some asked questions: “Is that fun?” Others expressed concern: “I hope he doesn’t lose circulation.” “I wonder how long it will take to get the tape off.” Then, the fifth-graders sat on the floor and watched as the chairs were taken out from under him. The tape held him to the wall and everyone cheered, and then within seconds he slowly began to fall and was helped down. It took a mere minute or two to remove all of the tape. “He’s such a good sport,” Hosey said. “Christian is kind of a quiet, shy guy and he has embraced this cause and you can see he’s really passionate about it. We’re really going to miss him when he leaves. He’s been kind of special.” During the past six years, Sunflower School has raised $10,000 for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. — Health reporter Karrey Britt can be reached at 832-7190. Read her health blog at, and follow her at

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U.S. adds 227,000 jobs Deal reached on AFGHANISTAN

REINFORCING IRONWORKERS WITH LOCAL UNION 416 work on the steel mesh for a retaining wall at a construction site in Los Angeles on Tuesday. U.S. employers added 227,000 jobs in February to complete three of the best months of hiring since the recession began. The unemployment rate was unchanged, largely because more people streamed into the work force.

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Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The United States added 227,000 jobs in February, the latest display of the breadth and strength of the economic recovery. The country has put together the most impressive three months of job growth since before the Great Recession. The unemployment rate stayed at 8.3 percent. It was the first time in six months it didn’t fall, and that was because a half-million Americans started looking for work. In the past two months, almost a million have started looking. “I have more optimism,” said Freda Bratcher, 54, who had worked as a substance abuse counselor but has been unemployed 16 months. She had stopped searching, but showed up Friday at a Miami career center after some of her friends landed jobs. “There’s something out there for me,” she said. “And if other people are getting hired, then why not me?” The Labor Department, in its monthly jobs report, said Friday that December and January, already two of the best months for jobs since the recession, were even stronger than first estimated. January job growth was revised higher by 41,000 to 284,000. December job growth was raised by 20,000 to 223,000. The overall job growth for February of 227,000 beat economists’ estimate of 210,000. “It’s a very strong report,” said Bob Baur, chief global economist at Principal Global Investors, an asset management com-

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pany. “I could hardly find anything not to like in it.” Since the beginning of December, the country has added 734,000 jobs. The only three-month stretch that was better since the recession ended was March through May 2010, when the government was hiring tens of thousands of temporary workers for the census. Before that, the last stretch that was better was February through April 2006. A three-month gain of 734,000 is roughly what the country was achieving in the late 1990s, although it is less impressive now because the country holds about 40 million more people. Stocks rose after the report came out, though they lost most of their gains later in the day. The Dow Jones industrial average closed up 14 points at 12,922. Last week, it closed above 13,000 for

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the first time since May 2008, four months before the financial crisis. The improving jobs picture figures to improve the re-election chances for President Barack Obama and to complicate the political strategy for the Republicans competing for the right to replace him. Obama on Friday visited a manufacturing plant run by Rolls-Royce, a maker of aircraft engines, in Virginia, a state expected to be closely contested in November. He told workers that American manufacturing is adding jobs for the first time since the 1990s. “The economy is getting stronger,” the president said. “When I come to places like this and I see the work that’s being done, it gives me confidence there are better days ahead. I would bet on American workers and American know-how any day of the week.”

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KABUL, AFGHANISTAN — The U.S. military and the Afghan government sealed an agreement Friday on the gradual transfer of control of the main U.S. prison in the country, a last-minute breakthrough that brings the first progress in months in contentious negotiations over a long-term partnership. The compromise deal came on the day Afghan President Hamid Karzai had set as a deadline for the Americans to hand over the Parwan prison. The agreement gives the U.S. six months to transfer Parwan’s 3,000 Afghan detainees to Afghan control. However, the U.S. will also be able to block the release of prisoners, easing American fears that insurgents

Gingrich: I won’t quit ELLISVILLE, MISS. (AP) — Spurning calls for him to get out, Newt Gingrich insisted Friday that he’ll stay in the race for the Republican presidential nomination even if he loses two Southern primaries next week. “I think there’s a fair chance we’ll win,” the former House speaker told The Associated Press about the contests Tuesday in Alabama and Mississippi. “But I just want to set this to rest once and for all. We’re going to Tampa.” Gingrich said he intended to campaign all the way to the Republican National Convention in August,

or members of the Taliban could be freed and return to the fight. The deal removes a sticking point that had threatened to derail talks that have been going on for months that would formalize the U.S.-Afghan partnership and the role of U.S. forces in Afghanistan after NATO’s scheduled transfer of security responsibility to the Afghan government at the end of 2014. On Thursday, U.S. President Barack Obama and Karzai discussed the stalled security pact talks in a video conference. White House press secretary Jay Carney said the two leaders noted progress toward completing an agreement “that reinforces Afghan sovereignty while addressing the practical requirements of transition.”

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Aging gorilla gets bunny companion

ERIE, PA. (AP) — An elderly gorilla that lives at a Pennsylvania zoo has a new companion: a bunny named Panda. The Erie Zoo’s gorilla, Samantha, has been without a full-time friend since the death of Rudy, a male gorilla, in 2005. But officials say the 47-year-old western lowland gorilla is too old to be paired with another gorilla. So they opted last month to introduce her to Panda, a Dutch rabbit, last month. The Erie Times-News reports Samantha and Panda get along well. Samantha if I lose Tuesday will gently scratch under the bunny’s chin and share regardless of whether he has won the 1,144 delegates her food. Officials at the zoo say needed to clinch the nomiSamantha has always had nation. His comments contradict- a gentle personality. She was hand-raised and was ed assertions by a key aide that Gingrich must win both more comfortable around humans even when Rudy states to remain viable. Asked if he must win the was alive. pair, Gingrich replied: “No.” He won a home field primary in Georgia, his only victory among the 10 states that voted earlier this week, and canceled a scheduled trip to Kansas, which holds caucuses today, to maintain his focus on the Deep South. His only other win of the season came in South Carolina in January.



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LAWRENCE ACTIVISTS SHANNON GORRES, RIGHT, and Shona Clarkson spent the week in Lakeland, Fla., fasting with about 150 others. Gorres joined the Coalition of Immokalee Workers in support of the Fair Food Program, which provides wage and condition guidelines for grocery stores.

Lawrence women fast for fair wages By Shaun Hittle

Lawrence activist Shona Clarkson was “really nervous” about participating in her first fast this week in Lakeland, Fla., in support of fair wages for field workers across the country. Six days, only water. But by day five, Clarkson said her body had adjusted, and she was drawing energy from the cause. “Being here all week has just been incredible,” said Clarkson, a Kansas University graduate, who will end her fast today. Clarkson and about 150 other supporters spent the week protesting in front of the headquarters of the national grocery chain Publix. The event, organized by the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, is asking Publix and grocers across the country to sign onto the Fair Food Program, which outlines a variety of guidelines protecting field workers, said Lawrence resident Shannon Gorres, who’s also participating in the fast. With support from the Lawrence community, and particularly Plymouth Congregational Church and Lawrence Fair Food, “our energy is high,” Gorres said. Gorres and Clarkson have spent the week meeting with field workers and camping out together at a local church. Though the action is 1,300 miles away from Lawrence, Gorres said the fight for better conditions for field workers has a local connection. Lawrence Fair Food has been asking the Lawrence community to encourage Dillons Stores, which are owned by the larger grocery chain Kroger, to implement the guidelines from the Fair Food Program. The group has sent representatives to Dillons headquarters in Hutchinson and has picketed outside some Dillons stores. Two national grocery chains — Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods — have so far agreed to the guidelines, Clarkson said. Representatives from Dillons or Kroger could not be reached for comment. For more information about the Fair Food Program and the fast, visit


City commissioners are expected to extend the special use permit for the Lawrence Community Shelter at 10th and Kentucky streets as part of the consent agenda.

The homeless shelter is in the process of moving its operations to a vacant warehouse building near the Douglas County Jail in eastern Lawrence. But shelter officials do not expect to be moved out of their current downtown location before the facility city occupancy permit

expires later this year. The shelter is expected to move into its new space at 3701 Franklin Park Circle by mid-September. Lawrence-Douglas County planning commissioners unanimously recommended approving an extension of the permit to Dec. 31.

bottles and other glass containers in the downtown district from noon March 24 through 6 a.m. March 26 and noon March 31 through 6 a.m. April 3. c) Ordinance No. 8694, authorizing the possession and consumption of alcoholic liquor on the 100 block of East Eighth Street and the intersection of Eighth and New Hampshire streets from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. April 18, and on the 100 block of West Eighth Street from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. April 19 during the KU Relays. • Adopt Resolution No. 6964, setting a public hearing date of May 15 to review the condition of the dilapidated structures located at 1106 R.I. and to consider declaring structures unsafe and ordering the repair or removal within a specified period of time. • Approve request to extend approval of Preliminary Development Plan for Mercato, PDP-08-08-06, to June 30, 2014. • Approve Special Event, SE-26-12, for Final Four merchandise tent sale at 2300 La. (Checkers) from March 24 through April 8. Submitted by Gene Wayenberg, Sun Creation, with permission of 2300 Louisiana Co, LLC, property owner of record. • Approve Special Event, SE-24-12, for a Country Produce tent sale at the Discovery Furniture parking lot, 2525 Iowa, from July 13 through August 23. Submitted by Julie Galemore, Country Produce, with permission of Discovery Furniture, property owner of record. • Approve Special Event, SE-2-7-12, for a fundraiser barbecue cook-off located at 1803 W. Sixth St. June 1-2. Submitted by Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 309, property owner of record. • Approve Special Use Permit, SUP-12-7-11, for a renewal of a temporary shelter (Lawrence Community Shelter), located at 214 W. 10th St./944 Ky., to include an expiration date of Dec. 31, 2012. Submitted by Loring Henderson, for James Dunn, property owner of record. Adopt on first reading, Ordinance No. 8710, for Special Use Permit (SUP-12-7-11), for a renewal of a temporary shelter at 214 W. 10th

St./944 Ky. (PC Item 2; approved 8-0 on Feb. 27.) • Accept dedication of easements and rights of way for Final Plat, PF-12-7-11, for Bauer Farm Fifth Plat for Theatre Lawrence, a one-lot subdivision consisting of approximately 4 acres located at 4700 Bauer Farm Drive. • Authorize the city manager to execute a funding agreement with 900 New Hampshire LLC to fund various costs related to financial analysis and bond counsel work for the proposed Marriott Town Place (Ninth and New Hampshire mixed-use hotel project) and authorize the city manager to enter into an agreement with Springsted Incorporated to complete the financial analysis on the proposed project. • Authorize staff to submit applications for the 2012 Playful City USA program and a Playground Construction Grant. • Authorize staff to receive proposals/qualifications for the repairs to the Riverfront Parking Garage and the New Hampshire Parking Garage. • Authorize the city manager to execute an agreement with the Bowersock Mills & Power Company for city participation in the installation and maintenance of a rubber dam system, as approved by the City Commission at its meeting Dec. 6. • Receive city manager’s report.

GARDEN CITY (AP) — A decline in demand is prompting a United Methodist ministry in Garden City to stop providing childhood immunizations. The United Methodist Mexican-American Ministries’ decided to drop the program effective March 21. The Garden City Telegram reports that those needing immunizations will be directed to the Finney County Health Department, which runs a similar program.

• Proclaim March 12–16 as Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Week. • Proclaim March 17 as the 25th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

Consent agenda

• Approve City Commission meeting minutes from Feb. 21 and Feb. 28. • Receive minutes from various boards and commissions. • Approve all claims. • Approve licenses as recommended by the City Clerk’s Office. • Bid and purchase items: a) Set a bid date of April 10 for Bid Number B1221, Project UT1204CS Pump Station PS43 Pump Replacement. b) Authorize staff to sell as scrap a van totaled by fire damage. c) Award the construction contract for Bid No. B1208; Priority Group I of Project UT0919CS General Wastewater Pumping Station Improvements to the low bidder EmCon, Inc. in the amount of $1,105,954.60 and authorize the city manager to execute the contract. d) Authorize the city manager to execute Change Order No. 2 to the existing Construction Contract with Walters Morgan Construction for project WW0601 Anaerobic Digester Improvements increasing the contract amount by $22,928 and increasing the contract times by 10 days. e) Authorize the city manager to approve the payment to Cullum & Brown for $28,880 for the repair of Blower 3 at Wastewater Treatment Plant. • Adopt on first reading, Ordinance No. 8712 to establish no parking along the south side of Seminole Drive from St. Andrews Drive, east 175 feet. • Adopt on second and final reading, the following ordinances: a) Ordinance No. 8696, pertaining to domesticated Vietnamese potbellied pigs. b) Ordinance No. 8713, prohibiting the possession of glass

A long-simmering family dispute has morphed into a lawsuit against Lawrence-based The University National Bank and its board of directors. Martha Sutherland — a shareholder of University National Bank’s holding company and the sister of University National Bank executive officer Todd Sutherland — has filed a lawsuit in Douglas County District Court alleging improper lending practices and management have cost the bank in excess of $20 million. Todd Sutherland, president and chairman of the bank’s holding company, said he and the board “vigorously oppose” the allegations made in the lawsuit. He characterized the bank as being caught in the middle of a family disagreement that has resulted in Martha Sutherland filing several lawsuits against business holdings of the Sutherland family. — Reporter Shaun Hittle can be “It is part of a longreached at 832-7173. Follow him standing family feud that at has been going on for

several years,” Sutherland said. “Several other lawsuits involving other members of my family have been filed, and now unfortunately directors of the bank are drawn into this. “What the community needs to know is it is part of a long-standing family feud, and the lawsuit really is more about that than it is about the bank.” The lawsuit lists all board members of University National Bank and its holding company, Lawrence Financial Corporation, as defendants: Sam Campbell; Tim Fritzel; Mike Flory; Monte C. Johnson; Dolph Simons III; Perry Sutherland; Todd Sutherland; Darrel G. Walters; and Richard Zinn. Simons is an executive with The World Company, which owns the Journal-World. The lawsuit comes about three months after University National Bank and Wichita-based Equity Bank scrapped a planned merger. When the companies announced in December that the merger had been canceled, they

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• Consider a request to rezone, Z-12-37-11, approximately 14.52 acres from RM12D (MultiDwelling Residential) and RS7 (Single-Dwelling Residential) to RM12D (Multi-Dwelling Residential) and RS7 (SingleDwelling Residential), to adjust zoning boundaries, located south and east of 25th Terrace and O’Connell Road. • Consider a Preliminary Plat, PP-12-15-11, for Fairfield Farms East Addition 1, located south and east of 25th Terrace and O’Connell Road, including considerations of a waiver to install sidewalks on only one side of the street.

Lawsuit against Lawrence bank attributed to ‘family feud’ By Chad Lawhorn

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The ministry administered 1,397 immunizations in 2011, compared with 3,652 in 2009. The ministry would have had to raise prices for the shots from $2 to $10 or more to make it financially feasible, and that’s close to what the county charges. Finney County Health Department Administrator Ashley Goss says she doesn’t expect the influx of new clients to cause any serious problems for her office.



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said it was a mutual decision. This week, Sutherland said the threat of the lawsuit likely caused parties in the merger to take pause. University National Bank in 2008 entered into an agreement with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency to take steps to strengthen the bank’s position. The bank remains under that agreement, and Sutherland said several other banks in the region are under similar regulatory agreements. Sutherland said the bank is making significant progress in complying with the conditions, and has maintained capital levels well above what is needed for a well-capitalized bank. He said the lawsuit should not hamper the bank’s progress in complying with the order. “We have made tremendous progress in complying with the formal agreement and hope to be off of it soon,” Todd Sutherland said. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at



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Daylight saving time of a longer day of sunlight p.m. from Monday to March work is expected to last the warmest months 19, the road leading into until April 5 and may cause begins this weekend during Woodridge Park, which is of the year. temporary closures to the It’s time again to spring forward. (And not, of course, to fall back.) Daylight saving time in the U.S. begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, except in Arizona and Hawaii, where it’s not observed, and ends at 2 a.m. Nov. 4. On Sunday, clocks should go ahead an hour at 2 a.m., losing an hour for the sake

Repairs to close Clinton Lake road Vehicle access to Clinton Lake’s Woodridge Park will be blocked next week so crews with Douglas County Public Works can replace two culverts. Between 8 a.m. and 4

at the far northwest corner of the lake, will be closed. The construction will take place at the intersection of North 1250 Road and East 350 Road. After the first week of repairs, the road should be passable; however, work will continue and equipment will be on site. The final grading and cleanup

intersection during the day. Public Works crews also will replace a culvert on North 1250 Road just east of East 300 Road. This work shouldn’t cause any road closures and will begin after the two culverts are replaced at East 350 Road. Some temporary traffic disruptions might be required during construction.

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LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD OSaturday, March 10, 2012


WHERE TO WRITE Lawrence City Commission Aron Cromwell, mayor Cromwell Environmental, 1008 N.H., Suite 300., 66044, 749-6020 Bob Schumm, vice mayor 1729 St. Andrews Dr. 66047 842-6729 (H), 842-7337(W) Mike Amyx 2312 Free State Lane 66047 843-3089 (H) 842-9425 (W)

Israel’s future more urgent than Obama’s WASHINGTON — It’s Lucy and the football, Iran-style. After ostensibly tough talk about preventing Iran from going nuclear, the Obama administration acquiesced to yet another round of talks with the mullahs. This, 14 months after the last group-of-six negotiations collapsed in Is-

Hugh Carter, 5111 Congressional Circle, D4, 764-3362 Michael Dever 1124 Oak Tree Drive 66049 550-4909

Douglas County Commission Jim Flory, 540 N. 711 Road, Lawrence 66047; 842-0054 Mike Gaughan, 304 Stetson Circle, 66049; 856-1662; Nancy Thellman, 1547 N. 2000 Road 66046; 832-0031

Lawrence School Board Mark Bradford, president 766-4392 1509 Brink Court, 66047 Bob Byers, 842-8345 1707 E. 21st Ter., 66046 Rick Ingram, 864-9819 1510 Crescent Rd. 66044 Shannon Kimball, 840-7722 257 Earhart Circle 66049 Randy Masten, 760-5196 934 W. 21st St. 66046 Keith Diaz Moore, 856-1402 1738 Barker Ave. 66044 Vanessa Sanburn, 856-1233 Ash St., 66044

Area legislators Rep. Barbara Ballard (D-44th District) Room 451-S, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 841-0063; Topeka: (785) 296-7697 Rep. Tom Sloan (R-45th District) Room 55-S, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 841-1526; Topeka: (785) 296-7654 Rep. Paul Davis (D-46th District) Room 359-W, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 749-1942; Topeka: (785) 296-7630 Rep. TerriLois Gregory (R-10th District) Docking State Office Building, Topeka 66612 Baldwin City: (785) 222-0445; Topeka: (785) 296-7646; Rep. Ann Mah (D-53rd District) Docking State Office Building, Topeka 66612 Topeka: (785) 296-7668; Rep. Anthony Brown (R-38th District) Room 151-S, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Eudora: 542-2293; Topeka: (785) 296-7679 Sen. Marci Francisco (D-2nd District) Room 134-E, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 842-6402; Topeka: (785) 296-7364 Sen. Tom Holland (D-3rd District) Room 134-E, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 865-2786; Topeka: 296-7372

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As with the Keystone pipeline postponement, as with the debtceiling extension, as with the Afghan withdrawal schedule, Obama wants to get past Nov. 6 without any untoward action that might threaten his re-election.” tanbul because of blatant Iranian stalling and unseriousness. Nonetheless, the new negotiations will be both without precondition and preceded by yet more talks to decide such trivialities as venue. These negotiations don’t just gain time for a nuclear program about whose military intent the IAEA is issuing alarming warnings. They make it extremely difficult for Israel to do anything about it (while it still can), lest Israel be universally con-

demned for having aborted a diplomatic solution. If the administration were serious about achievement rather than appearance, it would have warned that this was the last chance for Iran to come clean and would have demanded a short timeline. After all, President Obama insisted on deadlines for the Iraq withdrawal, the Afghan surge and Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Why leave these crucial talks open-ended when the nuclear clock is ticking? This re-engagement comes immediately after Obama’s campaign-year posturing about Iran’s nukes. Sunday in front of AIPAC, he warned that “Iran’s leaders should have no doubt about the resolve of the United States.” This just two days after he’d said (to the Atlantic) of possible U.S. military action, “I don’t bluff.” Yet on Tuesday he returns to the very engagement policy that he admits had previously failed. Won’t sanctions make a difference this time,

however? Sanctions are indeed hurting Iran economically. But when Obama’s own director of national intelligence was asked by the Senate intelligence committee whether sanctions had any effect on the course of Iran’s nuclear program, the answer was simple: No. None whatsoever. Obama garnered much AIPAC applause by saying that his is not a containment policy but a prevention policy. But what has he prevented? Keeping a coalition of six together is not success. Holding talks is not success. Imposing sanctions is not success. Success is halting and reversing the program. Yet Iran is tripling its uranium output, moving enrichment facilities deep under a mountain near Qom and impeding IAEA inspections of weaponization facilities. So what is Obama’s real objective? “We’re trying to make the decision to attack as hard as possible for Israel,” an administration official told the Washington Post in the

most revealing White House admission since “leading from behind.” Revealing and shocking. The world’s greatest exporter of terror (according to the State Department), the systematic killer of Americans in Iraq and Afghanistan, the self-declared enemy that invented “Death to America Day” is approaching nuclear capability — and the focus of U.S. policy is to prevent a democratic ally threatened with annihilation from pre-empting the threat? Indeed it is. The new open-ended negotiations with Iran fit well with this strategy of tying Israel down. As does Obama’s “I have Israel’s back” reassurance, designed to persuade Israel and its supporters to pull back and outsource to Obama what for Israel are lifeand-death decisions. Yet 48 hours later, Obama tells a news conference that this phrase is just a historical reference to supporting such allies as Britain and Japan — contradicting the intended impression he’d given

Signs of hope on race relations By Gene A. Budig and Alan Heaps

America continues to change. Over time, ideals that once seemed out of reach become visible on the horizon. This is the case when it comes to race relations. While the process toward a fully integrated society — one absent bias and stereotypes — has been a slow and painful one, two recent stories bring us welcome news. The first story is about Jeremy Lin, the talk of the sports and media worlds. For those few of you who may have been under a rock the last month, Lin is the basketball player who, because of injuries to his teammates, became a surprise starting point guard for the New York Knicks. A 2010 graduate of Harvard and twice cut by professional basketball teams, he has produced a spectacular series of on-court performances. He also is charming, smart, humble, and thoroughly decent. He just happens to be Asian-American. His story has many appealing qualities but perhaps the most important is that it helps put to rest dangerous and inaccurate racial stereotypes. Sports have often led the fight for equal rights. Jerry Reinsdorf, owner of the Chicago White Sox and the Bulls, has said. “Most among us are willing to embrace hardworking people regardless of the color of their skin, and that has been especially true in


the world of entertainment and sports, but we must do better across the board,” The second story comes from the Pew Research Center. It tells us Budig that in 2010, 15 percent of all new marriages in the United States were interracial, compared with 7 percent in 1980. Back this up with other information and you have Heaps what appears to be an unstoppable trend. A 2011 Gallup poll tells us that 86 percent of Americans now approve of interracial marriage, compared with 4 percent 50 years ago. The 2010 census tells us that 9 million people describe themselves as being biracial, compared with 6 million in 2000. And by 2050 we will be a majority-minority nation. The truth is that America has been multiracial since colonial times. But narrow-mindedness and fear have too often made many deny it, fight it or try to keep one group first among equals. The result is a record of integration and racial tolerance

too often characterized by injustice, violence and pain, leading to some of our nation’s most shameful behavior. The silver lining, slight as it may be, is that the fight to do what’s right has also produced some of our finest moments. Many in the pantheon of America’s great heroes — Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King and Cesar Chavez — made their brave and eloquent stands in this arena. We cannot erase our past and must never deny it, but we can shape the future. A new world is being made in front of our eyes, and it is one of unlimited potential: a nation rid of bias and racism. It is clear that millions are moving in this direction. A mere 50 years ago, more than half of those polled said they would not vote for an African-American presidential candidate. That barrier has fallen. And stories like the ones about Jeremy Lin and interracial marriage are more proof positive that we continue to move in the right direction. In a world filled with bad news, we should stop for a moment and celebrate this success. But it is imperative to remember that while the ideal is on the horizon, it is not yet firmly in our grasp. — Gene A. Budig was president/ chancellor of three major state universities, including Kansas University, and past president of Major League Baseball’s American League. Alan Heaps is a vice president of the College Board in New York City.

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AIPAC that he was offering special protection to an ally under threat of physical annihilation. To AIPAC he declares that “no Israeli government can tolerate a nuclear weapon in the hands of a regime that denies the Holocaust, threatens to wipe Israel off the map, and sponsors terrorist groups committed to Israel’s destruction” and affirms “Israel’s sovereign right to make its own decisions ... to meet its security needs.” And then he pursues policies — open-ended negotiations, deceptive promises of tough U.S. backing for Israel, boasts about the efficacy of sanctions, grave warnings about “war talk” — meant, as his own official admitted, to stop Israel from exercising precisely that sovereign right to self-protection. Yet beyond these obvious contradictions and walk-backs lies a transcendent logic: As with the Keystone pipeline postponement, as with the debt-ceiling extension, as with the Afghan withdrawal schedule, Obama wants to get past Nov. 6 without any untoward action that might threaten his re-election. For Israel, however, the stakes are somewhat higher: the very existence of a vibrant nation and its 6 million Jews. The asymmetry is stark. A fair-minded observer might judge that Israel’s desire to not go gently into the darkness carries higher moral urgency than the political future of one man, even if he is president of the United States. — Charles Krauthammer is a columnist for Washington Post Writers Group.


Right action To the editor: I would like to commend our police chief, Tarik Khatib, for doing the right thing in dealing with the ticket-fixing matter. Unlike the opinion stated in the Public Forum on March 5, I believe that if the leaders of our community are not held to the highest level of scrutiny, how can we expect anyone else to be held accountable for their actions? This is an issue of morals and ethics, something our society as a whole seems to be lacking. It is time for our leaders to send the message that this is not acceptable, and it starts right here at home! Mary Grob, Lawrence

Word offends To the editor: I was offended by Cathy Hamilton’s repeated use of the word “freaking” in her column in the March 3 edition of the Journal-World. The objectionable word is not only a synonym for a common, vulgar word. It is also sophomoric on the part of a writer of Mrs. Hamilton’s perceived refinement and local fame. Instead of setting a good example for her readers, she has chosen a word used by adolescents to impress their peers. Why? Eva Edmonds, Lawrence

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Some sun, then increasing clouds

Cloudy, rain; breezy

Partly sunny and warmer

Partly sunny and warm

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High 65° Low 42° POP: 5%

High 59° Low 41° POP: 80%

High 72° Low 42° POP: 10%

High 76° Low 52° POP: 10%

High 75° Low 44° POP: 10%

Wind SSW 8-16 mph

Wind SSE 10-20 mph

Wind SW 8-16 mph

Wind S 12-25 mph

Wind WSW 8-16 mph

POP: Probability of Precipitation

McCook 68/35

Kearney 68/36

Oberlin 64/36

Clarinda 65/41

Lincoln 68/40

Grand Island 68/37

Beatrice 64/40

Concordia 62/40

Centerville 62/39

St. Joseph 66/44 Chillicothe 62/40

Sabetha 64/42

Kansas City Marshall Manhattan 64/44 62/42 Goodland Salina 66/40 Oakley Kansas City Topeka 62/30 62/40 60/34 66/42 Lawrence 64/44 Sedalia 65/42 Emporia Great Bend 63/43 62/41 58/36 Nevada Dodge City Chanute 63/44 56/34 Hutchinson 62/43 Garden City 63/40 56/34 Springfield Wichita Pratt Liberal Coffeyville Joplin 62/40 57/41 56/38 52/33 66/43 62/44 Hays Russell 64/34 60/36

Shown is today’s weather. Temperatures are today’s highs and tonight’s lows.

Temperature High/low Normal high/low today Record high today Record low today

64°/22° 53°/30° 87° in 1894 3° in 1948

Precipitation in inches 24 hours through 8 p.m. yest. Month to date Normal month to date Year to date Normal year to date

0.00 0.43 0.63 3.51 3.02


Today Sun. Today Sun. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Independence 61 45 c 61 44 r Atchison 64 43 pc 58 42 r Fort Riley 64 42 c 55 37 c Belton 61 43 pc 57 44 r Olathe 63 43 pc 58 42 r Burlington 62 42 c 57 40 r Osage Beach 64 42 pc 60 47 t Coffeyville 62 44 c 61 45 r Osage City 64 42 c 57 41 r Concordia 62 40 pc 56 37 c 63 43 pc 57 42 r Dodge City 56 34 c 57 39 pc Ottawa Wichita 57 41 c 55 39 c Holton 65 42 pc 58 42 r Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice.



Today Sun. 6:39 a.m. 7:38 a.m. 6:23 p.m. 7:24 p.m. 9:36 p.m. 11:48 p.m. 7:38 a.m. 9:18 a.m.

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As of 7 a.m. Friday Lake

Clinton Perry Pomona

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Billings 66/38

San Francisco 59/48

El Paso 49/36

Shown are today’s noon positions of weather systems and precipitation. Temperature bands are highs for today.

INTERNATIONAL CITIES Cities Acapulco Amsterdam Athens Baghdad Bangkok Beijing Berlin Brussels Buenos Aires Cairo Calgary Dublin Geneva Hong Kong Jerusalem Kabul London Madrid Mexico City Montreal Moscow New Delhi Oslo Paris Rio de Janeiro Rome Seoul Singapore Stockholm Sydney Tokyo Toronto Vancouver Vienna Warsaw Winnipeg

Today Hi Lo W 91 72 s 52 43 pc 56 46 sh 71 47 s 94 78 t 45 23 s 48 38 r 52 40 c 86 70 t 80 62 s 45 28 pc 55 43 pc 53 32 s 64 59 c 70 59 pc 46 26 pc 55 45 pc 64 34 s 72 48 t 28 23 pc 25 13 s 82 54 pc 45 26 pc 54 46 c 86 73 sh 57 40 s 46 25 pc 88 77 t 43 32 c 80 61 pc 49 39 r 38 35 pc 43 39 sh 47 39 pc 44 39 sh 42 23 pc

Hi 90 53 50 68 96 45 48 54 84 91 49 55 53 64 78 38 59 68 73 50 25 82 43 57 85 62 37 90 45 77 52 61 45 49 41 43

Sun. Lo W 72 s 39 pc 45 r 52 pc 78 t 25 s 29 s 38 c 72 pc 67 c 24 pc 41 pc 33 pc 59 r 59 pc 30 sn 41 pc 37 s 46 t 36 pc 14 sn 55 pc 33 s 41 c 74 t 41 s 23 pc 79 t 34 pc 61 pc 39 sh 42 pc 35 r 32 sh 32 sn 35 pc

Detroit 47/34 New York 45/34

Chicago 59/37

Denver 60/34

Washington 48/35

Kansas City 64/44

Los Angeles 71/53

Houston 62/58 Miami 82/71


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Today Sun. Today Sun. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Memphis 64 49 pc 67 59 r Albuquerque 49 33 c 61 37 s 82 71 pc 83 71 sh Anchorage 23 9 pc 21 9 pc Miami 52 37 s 58 42 pc Atlanta 63 42 pc 66 48 pc Milwaukee Minneapolis 56 37 pc 56 43 pc Austin 57 56 r 71 48 c Nashville 60 43 s 69 52 pc Baltimore 48 30 s 62 38 s Birmingham 68 48 pc 68 55 pc New Orleans 70 63 c 74 64 t New York 45 34 s 59 47 s Boise 58 42 pc 58 40 c Omaha 64 42 pc 56 41 pc Boston 38 30 sn 52 40 s Orlando 78 62 pc 80 61 pc Buffalo 35 33 pc 55 37 s 46 33 s 60 44 s Cheyenne 58 33 pc 62 34 pc Philadelphia 75 52 pc 79 54 s Chicago 59 37 s 62 42 pc Phoenix 46 30 s 63 42 s Cincinnati 54 37 s 62 47 pc Pittsburgh Cleveland 44 33 s 57 42 pc Portland, ME 36 22 pc 47 31 s Portland, OR 54 41 sh 52 42 r Dallas 52 45 r 65 55 r 63 38 pc 59 37 pc Denver 60 34 pc 67 37 pc Reno Richmond 51 31 s 65 40 s Des Moines 64 41 pc 59 47 r 66 44 pc 64 46 c Detroit 47 34 s 60 44 pc Sacramento 58 40 pc 60 51 r El Paso 49 36 t 70 45 pc St. Louis Fairbanks 6 -20 c 2 -25 pc Salt Lake City 56 36 s 59 38 pc San Diego 65 54 s 61 54 pc Honolulu 81 71 sh 82 70 c San Francisco 59 48 pc 58 48 pc Houston 62 58 r 72 60 r 52 41 sh 45 36 sh Indianapolis 54 38 s 61 49 pc Seattle Spokane 52 38 c 47 30 c Kansas City 64 44 pc 56 44 r 70 44 pc 76 46 s Las Vegas 72 54 s 74 52 pc Tucson Tulsa 64 45 c 64 48 r Little Rock 66 48 pc 66 53 r 48 35 s 61 44 s Los Angeles 71 53 s 64 52 pc Wash., DC National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Fullerton, CA 89° Low: International Falls, MN -14° Reddish snowfall in France on March 10, 1869, contained red sand from the Sahara Desert.



What great storm is March famous for?

FRIENDS & NEIGHBORS KAILYN BROWN, WHO WAS BORN DEC. 24, 2011, almost blends in amid a flurry of snowflakes. Kailyn is the daughter of RJ Brown and Heather Rothwell, of Perry. Patti Brown, of Perry, Kailyn’s grandmother, submitted the photo.


-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: Rain and thunderstorms will continue to drench Texas and portions of neighboring states today. Downpours will soak part of the Florida Peninsula. Rain and snow will spread inland over the Northwest.


CANCELED THIS WEEK: Red Dog’s Dog Days run. Do the Shamrock Shuffle instead! Self Defense Class to benefit Willow Domestic Violence Center, 8:309:30 a.m., Title Boxing Club, 1520 Wakarusa. Lawrence Parks and Recreation Spring Arts and Crafts Festival, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Douglas County Fairgrounds, Building 21. Free First Time Homebuyer Workshop, sponsored by Tenants to Homeowners, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., United Way Building, 2518 Ridge Court. Magic Tree House Adventure for 5-8-year-olds, 2 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Ragtime Piano Rehearsal / Jam Session, 2-4 p.m., Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass. Americana Music Academy Saturday Jam, 3 p.m., Americana Music Academy, 1419 Mass. Kids Can Cook at Global Cafe!, 3:30-4:30 p.m., 820 Mass. Connie Dover, 7:30 p.m., Pavilion at the Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Ave. Music by Dan Bliss, 8 p.m., Dynamite Saloon, 721 Mass. Getty Township, 8 p.m., Cutter’s Smokehouse & Catering, 218 E. 20th, Eudora.

TODAY’S BEST BETS Shamrock Shuffle, 8 a.m., Johnny’s Tavern, 401 N. Second St. Pancake Feed benefit for the American Red Cross, $5 donation suggested, 9-11 a.m., Meadowlark Estates, 4430 Bauer Farm Drive. Lawrence St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee Poker Run, noon, Slow Ride Roadhouse, 1350 N. Third St. Kelly Kindscher talk, “ Bringing Back Wildness and a Green Space to Downtown,” 1 p.m., Lawrence Percolator, in the alley behind the Lawrence Arts Center. Youth Ballet Company’s “Peter Pan,” 2 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Youth Ballet Company’s “Peter Pan,” 7 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H.

Hall, Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive. Tuesday Concert presents Daryl Nickel, 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Free swing dancing lessons and dance, 8-11 p.m., Kansas Room in the 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.


University-Community Forum, “The Privacy Paradox,” noon, Ecumenical Campus Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, noon, 536 Fireside Court, Suite B. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. Dole Institute Study winter workout, 6 a.m., Group: “Put Your Money Allen Fieldhouse, enter Where Your Vote Is” with through the south doors Dole Fellows Elizabeth and meet on the southConatser and Lisa Spies, east corner of the second 4 p.m., Dole Institute of floor. Politics, 2350 Petefish Intro to Microsoft Drive. Word, 10 a.m., Lawrence Country Jam hosted Public Library, 707 Vt. by Good Ole Boys, Advocacy 101: What 6-8:30 p.m., Cutter’s Can Nonprofits Do?, Smokehouse, 218 E. 20th 11:45 a.m., Lawrence St., Eudora. Public Library, 707 Vt. Douglas County ComDole Institute Study mission meeting, 6:35 Group: “Presidential p.m., Douglas County Lawrence CommuPlay-By-Play” with Dole Courthouse, 1100 Mass. nity Garden Project Fellow Tom King, 4 p.m., Pi Day Festival hosted planning meeting and Dole Institute of Politics, by Alferd Packer Memoworkday, noon, garden 2350 Petefish Drive. rial String Band, 7 p.m., is on Mississippi Street Big Brothers Big Theatre Lawrence, 1501 between Ninth and 10th Sisters of Douglas N.H. streets. County, 5:15 p.m., 536 SFJAZZ Collective, Cold frame construcFireside Court, Suite B. 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, tion workshop for Information meeting for 1600 Stewart Drive. gardeners, 1-4 p.m., The prospective volunteers. “Religion for AtheCosmic Beauty School, For more information, call ists,” 7:30 p.m., The Com1145 Pa. 843-7359. mons, Spooner Hall, 1340 Youth Ballet CompaLonnie Ray’s open Jayhawk Blvd. ny’s “Peter Pan,” 2 p.m., jam session, 6 p.m. to 10 Conroy’s Trivia, 7:30 Lawrence Arts Center, 940 p.m., Slow Ride Roadp.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 N.H. house, 1350 N. Third St. W. Sixth St. Lawrence Youth SymLawrence City ComFree salsa lessons, phony presents Recogmission meeting, 6:35 8:30-9:30 p.m., Taste nition Concert, 2 p.m., p.m., City Hall, 6 E. Sixth Lounge, 804 W. 24th St. Liberty Memorial Central St. Pride Night, 9 p.m., Middle School Auditorium, Free English as a Sec- Wilde’s Chateau, 2412 1400 Mass. ond Language class, 7-8 Iowa. The Spencer Consort, p.m., Plymouth CongregaDollar Bowling, 9:30 2:30-4 p.m., Spencer Mutional Church, 925 Vt. p.m., Royal Crest Lanes, seum of Art, 1301 Miss. Affordable community 933 Iowa. “Health Care in the Spanish class, 7-8 p.m., 21st Century,” 3 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Church, 925 Vt. Choosing Investments Lawrence Children’s Wisely and Practicing Choir Spring Concert, Good Habits, 7 p.m., with retirement tribute for Lawrence Public Library, director Janeal Krehbiel, 707 Vt. More information on these list5 p.m., Lawrence High An Evening With ings can be found at LJWorld. School, 1901 La. Susan Stamberg, NPR com and Lawrence St. Patrick’s correspondent, 7-8:30 Day Parade Committee p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Queen Coronation, 6 To submit items for JournalStewart Drive. p.m., the Flamingo, 501 N. World, and Herbs study group, 7 Ninth St. p.m., Unitarian Fellowship, calendars, send O.U.R.S. (Oldsters an e-mail to datebook@ljworld. 1263 N. 1100 Road. United for Responsible com, or post events directly Visiting Artist Series: Service) dance, 6-9 p.m., at Jim Gourlay, tuba, 7:30 Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. submit/ p.m., Swarthout Recital Sixth St. 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, signup at 9 p.m., The Casbah, 803 Mass.


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Women’s Entrepreneur Group, 9 a.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Town Hall Forum with EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, 2 p.m., Spooner Hall, 1340 Jayhawk Blvd. Lawrence Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m., school district headquarters, 110 McDonald Drive. Eudora City Council meeting, 7 p.m., Eudora City Hall, 4 E. Seventh St. Faculty Recital Series: Margaret Marco, oboe, 7:30 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall, Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive. Dollar Bowling, 9:30 p.m., Royal Crest Lanes, 933 Iowa.


Red Dog’s Dog Days

SOFTBALL: KU cruises, runs win streak to 17. 3B.


SYRAC-LOSERS Justin Jackson (5) and Cincy upended No. 2 Syracuse in the Big East semis. Page 4B.


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KANSAS CENTER JEFF WITHEY LOOKS TO THE BENCH AS BAYLOR GUARD BRADY HESLIP CELEBRATES A BIG THREE-POINTER to widen the Bears’ lead during the second half. Baylor beat KU, 81-72, in a Big 12 tournament semifinal on Friday in Kansas City, Mo.

KU must sweat out NCAA seed By Gary Bedore

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Senior point guard Tyshawn Taylor spoke up, breaking the silence in a somber Kansas University basketball locker room Friday night in Sprint Center. “I just told my team once coach walked out that everybody should be disappointed because we shouldn’t have lost,” Taylor said after the Jayhawks’ 81-72 Big 12 tournament semifinal setback to Baylor. “But our goal is not to win the Big 12 tournament championship. Our goal is to win the Big 12 (regular-season) championship, which we have, and the national championship, which we still can. “It sucks to lose any game,” Taylor added of his message to his teammates

If foe looks good, Kansas doesn’t

after the Jayhawks’ sixth loss against 27 victories, “but it’s not the end of the season. It’s not. A lot of teams lose their conference tournaments and go home and still have something to play for. We’ve got to get back in the lab and need to be getting better, not dropping. We’re going to be all right.” The Jayhawks, who will anxiously be awaiting their NCAA Tournament fate on Selection Sunday, believe they know why they are not playing in the Big 12 tourney finals today. As simplistic as it sounds, the Jayhawks believe Baylor (27-6) merely wanted it more. KU blistered the Bears, 92-74 in Lawrence, and 68-54 in Waco, this season. “It’s human nature. How KANSAS FORWARD THOMAS ROBINSON would you feel if somebody LETS HIS FRUSTRATION SHOW after a failed defensive stop by the Jayhawks Please see KANSAS, page 6B during the second half.

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Nothing about the way the teams looked sharing the Sprint Center court made it seem as if the guys who lost were the ones who won the conference and the guys who won were seeded fourth after finishing four games out of first place during an 18-game schedule. Baylor, with a deeper bench and superior deep shooters, took it to Kansas, 81-72, in front of a proKU crowd Friday night in Sprint Center to advance to today’s title game against Missouri. The question after Friday’s Baylor game became not, “How did that happen?” rather, “How did Kansas finish four games ahead of Baylor playing the same schedule?” And: “How did the Bears lose twice to KU by a combined margin of 32 points?”

Tom Keegan

And that’s how it will go for Kansas in March if it shows up in a big building and brings with it an approach that screams, “We’ll do what we do. You do what you do. We’ll count ’em up at the end and see who’s better.” Several teams in the country bring more talented players onto the practice floor on a daily basis than Kansas. Not many compete as consistently hard as the Please see KEEGAN, page 7B

MU routs Texas, reaches title game KANSAS CITY, MO. (AP) — Phil Pressey and Kim English each scored 23 points, leading No. 5 Missouri past Texas, 81-67, Friday night in a bruising Big 12 semifinal. In the championship game today, the second-seeded Tigers (29-4) will meet No. 12 Baylor, which upset No. 3 Kansas, 81-72, in the earlier semifinal, ruining many fans’ dream of a Kansas-Missouri title showdown. The Bears (27-6), swept in two games against Missouri in the regular season, will be seeking

the first championship by a Texas team in the tournament’s 16-year history. Missouri, which is leaving the Big 12 this year for the Southeastern Conference and severing ties with some schools that go back more than 100 years, led almost the entire way while making it three in a row over the Longhorns (20-13). English, a 6-foot-6 senior, was 9-for-9 from the floor when he hobbled into the tunnel after apparently hurting his leg in a collision

with another player. A few minutes earlier, Texas guard J’Covan Brown, the Big 12’s top scorer, went to the bench holding his head after crashing into a cluster of photographers behind the basket. Both stayed out of the game only a few minutes, but English seemed hobbled a bit when he returned. Brown wound up with 21 points after scoring only five in the first half. Phil Pressey, whose previous career high was 22 points, hit his first three

three-point attempts to stake the Tigers to an early lead they never gave up. Marcus Denmon, Missouri’s two-time All-Big 12 guard who had 24 points the night before against Oklahoma State, was 0-for-10 from the floor and scored only two points. His previous season low was six points, against Texas. Orlin Wagner/AP Photo After a three-pointer by Pressey, Texas cut the lead MISSOURI’S PHIL PRESSEY (1) SHOOTS to 67-57 on buckets by Brown over Texas’ Clint Chapman and Jaylen Bond (2) during the first half. MU beat Please see MIZZOU, page 4B UT, 81-67, on Friday at Sprint Center.

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Weber dismissed as Illinois coach CHAMPAIGN, ILL. (AP) — Illinois fired Bruce Weber on Friday, letting go of a fiery coach whose first three years with the Illini included a run to the national championship game before a long slide the past six years ended with a 1715 mark this season. “Bruce is everything you’d want as a coach,� Weber athletic director Mike Thomas said. “We had great success here but in the last four or five years, I don’t know if you want to say (that) we’re running in place, or maybe even digressed.� Thomas, who also has fired football coach Ron Zook and

Rolen, Reds turn back Royals, 5-1 GOODYEAR, ARIZ. (AP) — Cincinnati Reds third baseman Scott Rolen fouled off some tough pitches from Vin Mazzaro before hitting an RBI single on Friday. “I will take at-bats like that all year long,� Rolen said. All year long? The Reds would like that very much, too. Rolen’s health is a big key for Cincinnati, which beat the Kansas City Royals, 5-1, on Friday. He played in only 65 games last season and had surgery on his left shoulder in July. Rolen has five hits in nine atbats this spring and appears to be mobile in the field. “I’m not worried about my health or seeing the ball,� he said. “I didn’t go home tired last season. I felt like I didn’t contribute last season.� Reds manager Dusty Baker is thrilled to have Rolen back. Cincinnati sorely missed his presence in the middle of the lineup last season, when it slipped from NL Central champions to 79-83. “Scotty is getting ready,� Baker said. “He’s not there yet but almost.� Royals left-hander Danny Duffy struck out five in two hitless innings in his first spring start. Duffy, who was selected by Kansas City in the third round of the 2007 draft, started 20 games last season after he was recalled May 18. He had problems with the strike zone last year but made adjustments to his delivery. “I dropped my glove a little so my motion is less violent,� Duffy said. “It was a good outing. There is a long way to go but so far the adjustments have worked.� Reds right-hander Homer Bailey, who is competing with Aroldis Chapman for the fifth spot in the rotation, allowed a hit and a walk in three scoreless innings. “Homer threw the ball well,� Baker said. “His velocity and location, everything was good today.� Reds 5, Royals 1 Kansas City ab Dyson cf 3 Robinson cf 1 Giavtlla 2b 3 Seratelli 2b 1 Hosmer dh 3 A.Gordon lf 2 Lough lf 2 S.Perez c 2 C.Clark c 1 Robinson 1b 2 Ramirez 1b 2 L.Cain rf 1 W.Myers rf 1 Kzmanff 3b 2 I.Falu 3b 1 Escobar ss 2 T.Abreu ss 1

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women’s basketball coach Jolette Law in his first year on the job, said fans expect the Illini to be “a factor� in the Big Ten and the “national conscience� each season. Weber met separately with reporters, joined by his family and most of his young team. “This is a bottom-line business. We all know it,� Weber said. “It’s the reality of the coaching profession. But I leave here with no regrets. I believe this program is on solid footing. I am very proud of what this basketball program has accomplished in my tenure.� Weber choked up when he thanked his wife, Megan, for being with him “as he lived his dream to be a college basketball coach.� Weber spent nine years at

Illinois and led the Illini to the 2005 NCAA title game, losing to North Carolina. He finished 210101 at Illinois, trailing only Lou Henson and Harry Combes in wins at the school. However, his teams were just 55-66 in the Big Ten over the last six seasons, including 6-12 this year. The Illini closed the year 2-12 and lost in the first round of the Big Ten tournament on Thursday, beaten by Iowa, 64-61 — a far cry from January, when they were atop the Big Ten. Thomas said the school would accept an NIT bid if one is offered and assistant Jerrance Howard is the interim head coach. The athletic director said Howard has expressed interest in staying on as an assistant. A national search for Weber’s replacement will be-

gin immediately, and Virginia Commonwealth coach Shaka Smart, Wichita State coach Gregg Marshall and Butler’s Brad Stephens, among others, all could be candidates for the job. Thomas said he wouldn’t rule out hiring an assistant coach, but said, “I think that there’s a preference for someone who has head coach(!3+%,, ing experience.â€? SUNDAY Firing Weber will cost Illinois $3.9 million to cover the three • Softball vs. Benedictine, 2 p.m. years remaining on his contract. Weber faced criticism from some fans from virtually the 30/243/.46 moment he was hired in 2003. Some saw the coach from TODAY Southern Illinois — where he took the Salukis to two NCAA College Basketball Time Net Cable Sweet 16s — as a downgrade Vermont v. Stony Brook 10 a.m. ESPN2 34, 234 from Bill Self, who left for Marshall v. Memphis 10:30a.m. CBS 5, 13, Kansas. 205,213


Nebraska fires Sadler after last-place finish LINCOLN, NEB. — Nebraska fired coach Doc Sadler on Friday after the team he expected to be his best in his six years at the school posted the program’s lowest win total since 2003. “I’ve decided to make a change in the basketball program,� athletic director Tom Osborne said. “I’ve had to do some difficult things over my lifetime. This may be as difficult as any of them. Doc is a good man, an honorable man, and I consider him a good friend. I thought it was wise at this point to make a change.� In their first season in the Big Ten, the Cornhuskers finished 12-18 after losing 79-61 to Purdue in the first round of the league tournament on Thursday. They tied with Penn State for last place in the conference with a 4-14 record. Sadler wept as he discussed his departure with reporters. “You’re not looking at one of the smarter guys in this business, you’re looking a guy that tried,� he said. “Six years ago when I came here, I meant what I said. I came here to do a job, and this is where I want to be. “That hadn’t changed until today,� he said before leaving the podium for about 20 seconds to collect himself. “I wanted to be the guy that won the first NCAA Tournament game. It didn’t happen. That’s the bottom line. We can all sit here and talk about this that whatever. It all comes down to winning. That’s what it should come down to.� Sadler was 101-89 overall with three NIT appearances at Nebraska but just 34-64 in conference games. In the Huskers’ final five years in the Big 12, Sadler’s teams never finished higher than seventh. Osborne said he and the coaching staff thought the Huskers would be a better team this year. “I gambled, and Doc gambled that this would be a good year,� Osborne said. “Unfortunately, for whatever reason, it didn’t work out that way.� Sadler last spring signed a contract extension through 2015-16 and his salary was $900,000 a year. His contract calls for him to be paid as much as $66,667 a month until he finds another job — up to a total of $3.4 million.


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DOC SADLER SPEAKS TO REPORTERS Friday in Lincoln, Neb., after his firing as Nebraska’s men’s basketball coach.

Tiger Woods played bogey-free for a 67 and actually lost ground. He moved up the leaderboard, but is seven shots behind going into the weekend, with 14 players ahead of him. Rory McIlroy, in his first tournament as the new world No. 1, managed a 69 and fell 10 shots off the lead. Former Kansas University golfer Gary Woodland fired a 2-under-par 70 on Friday for a 141 total, nine strokes off the lead.


DORAL, FLA. — Bubba Watson and Justin Rose put on an amazing show of birdies in blustery conditions at Doral, making 17 between them while playing in the same group Friday at the Cadillac Championship. Their duel was decided by Watson’s eagle, giving him a 10-under 62 and a one-shot lead. Watson belted a 3-iron that barely got over a palm tree, carried over the water into the wind and settled 6 feet away on the par-5 eighth for an eagle putt that gave him a one-shot lead over Rose. Mark Wilson, the third in that group, shot a respectable 70 and was just along for the ride. Watson was at 12-under 132 and will get to play again in the final group today with Rose, who had to settle for a 64. Despite the steady wind, there were plenty of low scores on the Blue Monster. The average score was 69.9, close to three strokes easier than the opening round.

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Colts make more cuts INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts are saying goodbye to a lot more than just Peyton Manning. The team announced sweeping cuts Friday, releasing running back Joseph Addai, linebacker Gary Brackett, defensive back Melvin Bullitt, tight end Dallas Clark and quarterback Curtis Painter. The players spent a combined 32 years with the Colts, piling up yards, tackles, touchdowns and Pro Bowl appearances.

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The Giants on Friday released running back Brandon Jacobs after seven years in New York. Jacobs, 29, ran for 571 yards and seven touchdowns last season as the Giants won the Super Bowl. He wanted to stay with the champions, but a restructured deal could not be agreed to by both parties, signaling the end of a solid Giants career.

Pro Hockey


Columbus v. St. Louis

LAS VEGAS — Kasey Kahne will start on the pole after setting a track record on a fast day of qualifying at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Kahne had a top speed of 190.456 mph on the 1.5-mile tri-oval on Friday to earn his 23rd career pole and first since joining Hendrick Motorsports. Kyle Busch qualified second and will join Kahne on the front row for Sunday’s 400-mile race.

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Kahne earns Vegas pole


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Giants release RB Jacobs

Watson fires 62 at Doral

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Jayhawks win, 17-1, tie school record J-W Staff Reports

JACKSONVILLE, FLA. — Five Kansas University softball players hit home runs as KU beat down Delaware State, 17-1, on Friday at the Osprey Classic and tied a 1992 school record for consecutive wins, with 17. Mariah Montgomery belted two of the home runs in a 10run fourth Montgomery inning. Fellow Jayhawks Maggie Hull, Liz Kocon and Ma-

rissa Ingle also knocked pitches out of the park. Alicia Pille picked up the run-rule-shortened victory for the Jayhawks, allowing just one unearned run to seven strikeouts in four innings. Pille has not allowed an earned run in 20 innings. In an earlier game on Friday, Ashley Newman’s three hits led the Jayhawks to a 5-2 victory over the Hornets. It was the second time this season that Newman recorded a three-hit performance. Kansas (17-2) will try to win a school-record 18th game in a row at 1:30 p.m.

today against North Florida. Then, at 4 p.m., KU will get its third and final shot at Delaware State. Delaware State Kansas

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W — Kristin Martinez (4-0). L — Casey Beighley (1-2). SV — Alicia Pille (2). 2B — Casey Beighley, Delaware State; Kelsey Doherty, Delaware State; Maggie Hull, Kansas. Kansas highlights — Ashley Newman, 3-for-4, 2 R; Maggie Hull, 2 RBI.

W — Alicia Pille (8-2). L — Samantha Gross (0-2). 2B — Lexi Bryant, Kansas; Breanne Parr, Delaware State. HR — Maggie Hull, Kansas; Mariah Montgomery, Kansas (2); Liz Kocon, Kansas; Marissa Ingle, Kansas. Kansas highlights — Ashley Newman, 2-for-5, 3 R, 1 RBI; Maggie Hull, 3-for-4, 4 R, 4 RBI, 1 HR; Mariah Montgomery, 2-for-3, 2 R, 4 RBI, 1 HR; Lexi Bryant, 2-for-4, 2 R, 1 RBI; Marissa Ingle, 1-for-3, 2 R, 2 RBI; Alicia Pille, 4 IP, 7 K.

KU baseball splits doubleheader J-W Staff Reports

MINNEAPOLIS — The Kansas University baseball team split a doubleheader against Stony Brook on Friday at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome. Stony Brook shut out KU in the first game, 4-0, as Seawolves pitcher Tyler Johnson allowed just three hits in eight innings. The Jayhawks came back and won the late

game, 3-1, although it took 14 innings and a pair of freshmen to clinch the game for KU. Robert Kahana picked up the win with five scoreless innings as a reliever, while Conner McKay provided the offense with a two-run home run in the top of the 14th inning. Kansas (7-7) will finish its trip to Minneapolis at 6:35 p.m. today against Minnesota at the Metrodome.

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“I’ll take ‘em.”

W — Robert Kahana (2-0). L — Jasvir Rakkar (0-1). 2B — Alex DeLeon, Kansas; William Carmona, Stony Brook; Max Tissenbaum, Stony Brook; Tanner Nivins, Stony Brook. HR — Connor McKay, Kansas. Kansas highlights — Connor McKay, HR, 2 RBI; Zac Elgie, 1 R, 2 BB; Wes Benjamin, 9 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 5 K; Robert Kahana, 5 IP, 0 ER.

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Kansas University’s tennis team lost its third straight dual, 5-2, to Oklahoma on Friday at the Jayhawk Tennis Center. Freshman Maria Belen Ludueña and sophomore Claire Dreyer picked up wins in singles play and were the only Jayhawks with victories against the Sooners. Oklahoma swept all three doubles matches. Kansas will host Oklahoma State at 11 a.m. on Sunday at the Jayhawk Tennis Center.

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Jayhawks place at track nationals NAMPA, IDAHO — Kansas University long jumpers Francine Simpson and Andrea Geubelle took sixth and eighth places respectively on Friday at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships. Simpson and Geubelle, who scored four points total for the KU women’s team, both earned indoor All-American distinctions on their final jumps. The honor was Geubelle’s third of her career and Simpson’s second. KU sprinter Diamond Dixon ran the top time in the preliminary round of the 400 meters.

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KANSAS UNIVERSITY’S DYLAN WINDOM, FRONT, and Monica Pezzotti compete in a dual against Oklahoma on Friday at the Jayhawk Tennis Center. Also competing Friday were Alena Krechyk, who finished 13th overall in the weight throw, and Paris Daniels, who finished 11th in the 200 meters. The Jayhawks will continue competition in Day 2 of the Indoor Champion-

ships tonight. Geubelle, the top triple-jumper in the nation, will compete at 7:30 p.m. Dixon will run in the finals of the 400 meters at 7:55 p.m., and the women’s 400-meter relay team will take to the track at 9:40 p.m.




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VERITAS CHRISTIAN SCHOOL SENIOR FOOTBALL PLAYERS PRESTON RANDALL, LEFT, AND NICK BENNETT hold a signing ceremony at the school Friday. Randall signed a letter of intent to become a walk-on with the Kansas University football team, and Bennett signed to play at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colo.


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Cincinnati upsets Syracuse Halftime-Florida St. 36-27. 3-Point Goals-Miami 10-25 (Grant 5-8, Brown 3-8, Larkin 2-4, Johnson 0-1, Adams 0-1, Kadji 0-3), Florida St. 9-16 (Snaer 4-5, Loucks 2-2, White 1-1, Miller 1-4, Dulkys 1-4). Fouled Out-None. ReboundsMiami 38 (Johnson 10), Florida St. 31 (James 7). Assists-Miami 13 (Larkin 5), Florida St. 13 (Loucks 5). Total FoulsMiami 23, Florida St. 15. A-19,520.

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COLORADO STATE’S DORIAN GREEN PASSES the ball against San Diego State during the Mountain West Conference tournament on Friday in Las Vegas. Green, a former Lawrence High standout, scored a team-high 20 points, but the Rams lost, 79-69.


Griner’s 45 points blister Kansas St. The Associated Press

No. 1 Baylor 86, Kansas State 65 KANSAS CITY, MO. — Nearly every shot Brittney Griner put up before the game clanked off the rim, and the phenom for Baylor was justifiably concerned. “I kept hitting them short,” she said, “and I thought, ‘Oh, I hope this isn’t a sign.’” If it was any kind of sign, it was certainly a good one. Griner set a Big 12 tournament record with a career-high 45 points and had 10 rebounds and seven blocks in the Lady Bears’ rout of Kansas State in the semifinals Friday. Griner finished 19-of28 from the field to better her career scoring mark of 41 points, set in the Lady Bears’ regular-season finale against Iowa State, and got a standing ovation from fans of both teams when she checked out of the game with just over 21⁄2 minutes remaining. “She’s an unbelievable player,” said the Wildcats’ Brittany Chambers. “It’s fun to be on the court with her, I guess now saying it. Not when it’s happening.” Destiny Williams also contributed 12 points and 14 rebounds for Baylor (34-0), which will play defending national champion Texas A&M today as it attempts to become the first program, men’s or women’s, to finish a season 40-0. The Aggies beat Oklahoma, 79-66. Chambers had 18 points to lead Kansas State (1913), which has lost 14 straight to the Lady Bears.


and Clint Chapman. But Michael Dixon answered with back-to-back threepointers and the lead suddenly skied to 16 points with about 61⁄2 minutes left. Pressey had 18 points in the first half, combining with English to score 32 points and send the Tigers into intermission with a 39-32 lead. Pressey was 5 for 7 from behind the arc for the game. Pressey’s fourth threepointer at the 2:59 mark gave Missouri its biggest first-half lead at 39-26. But Myck Kabongo drilled an answering three-pointer and Brown canned a free throw and a 12-footer as the Longhorns ended the half on a 6-0 run. English, who had 27 points in Missouri’s 8870 quarterfinal win over Oklahoma State, was 6 for 6 from the floor in the

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BAYLOR CENTER BRITTNEY GRINER (42) SHOOTS over Kansas State forward Branshea Brown during the Big 12 tournament on Friday in Kansas City, Mo. No. 22 Texas A&M 79, Oklahoma 66 Kelsey Bone’s 16 points led Texas A&M past Oklahoma in the semifinals of the Big 12 women’s tournament. The third-seeded Aggies (22-9) will face topranked Baylor for the championship today. Skylar Collins scored 15 points, Alexia Standish 13 and Sydney Carter 10 for Texas A&M, which becomes the first school in league history with five straight appearances in the title game. Kristi Bellock’s eight rebounds spearheaded a 38-27 edge on the boards. Whitney Hand’s 24 points paced the secondseeded Sooners (20-12), who shot just 38 percent (20 of 53). Aaryn Ellenberg added 13 and Sharane Campbell 11.

BOX SCORE No. 5 Missouri 81, Texas 67 TEXAS (20-13) Holmes 5-7 1-2 11, Chapman 4-13 1-3 9, Lewis 1-2 0-0 3, Kabongo 4-8 0-0 9, Brown 8-20 3-4 21, McClellan 3-9 3-4 10, Bond 2-5 0-1 4, Gibbs 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 27-64 8-14 67. MISSOURI (29-4) Ratliffe 7-12 4-5 18, P. Pressey 8-13 2-2 23, M. Pressey 0-2 1-2 1, Denmon 0-10 2-2 2, English 9-10 2-2 23, Dixon 4-7 0-2 10, Moore 2-3 0-0 4. Totals 30-57 11-15 81. Halftime-Missouri 39-32. 3-Point Goals-Texas 5-13 (Brown 2-5, Lewis 1-1, Kabongo 1-2, McClellan 1-5), Missouri 10-22 (P. Pressey 5-7, English 3-4, Dixon 2-4, M. Pressey 0-2, Denmon 0-5). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Texas 39 (Bond, Brown, Chapman 8), Missouri 29 (Ratliffe 14). Assists-Texas 10 (Kabongo 5), Missouri 15 (P. Pressey 4). Total Fouls-Texas 16, Missouri 13. A-18,972.

first half after hitting his first eight shots the night before against Oklahoma State. He was 9-for-10 for the game and 3-of-4 behind the three-point line. After Jonathon Holmes scored inside for Texas, cutting the lead to 17-15, English led Missouri on a 9-1 run, driving in for a layup and popping in his second three-pointer.

Cincinnati 71, No. 2 Syracuse 68 NEW YORK — Sean Kilpatrick keyed Cincinnati’s early three-point barrage and scored 18 points in the semifinals of the Big East tournament. The fourth-seeded Bearcats (24-9) will meet Louisville in tonight’s championship game at Madison Square Garden. To get there, they ended the 11-game winning streak of the top-seeded Orange (31-2). They did it with an incredible shooting performance over the opening 14 minutes of the game when they took a 17-point lead, and then by holding on as Syracuse was able to get within one point in the final seconds. Dion Waiters had 28 points for Syracuse. The loss shouldn’t hurt the Orange’s chances of being a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. CINCINNATI (24-9) Gates 6-13 6-8 18, Wright 4-11 0-0 11, Dixon 5-8 0-1 11, Kilpatrick 6-10 0-0 18, Parker 2-8 5-7 9, Jackson 2-4 0-2 4, Mbodj 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 25-55 11-18 71. SYRACUSE (31-2) Fair 1-3 0-0 2, Joseph 2-6 3-4 9, Melo 5-9 1-4 11, Jardine 2-3 0-0 6, Triche 4-13 0-2 9, Carter-Williams 0-0 0-0 0, Waiters 8-16 5-6 28, Keita 0-0 0-0 0, Christmas 0-0 0-0 0, Southerland 1-7 0-0 3. Totals 23-57 9-16 68. Halftime-Cincinnati 35-23. 3-Point Goals-Cincinnati 10-22 (Kilpatrick 6-9, Wright 3-9, Dixon 1-3, Parker 0-1), Syracuse 13-29 (Waiters 7-10, Jardine 2-3, Joseph 2-6, Triche 1-5, Southerland 1-5). Fouled Out-Jardine, Wright. Rebounds-Cincinnati 36 (Parker 8), Syracuse 36 (Fair 11). AssistsCincinnati 17 (Wright 8), Syracuse 15 (Triche, Waiters 4). Total FoulsCincinnati 14, Syracuse 16. A-20,057.

No. 18 San Diego St. 79, Colorado St. 69 LAS VEGAS — Jamaal Franklin, playing most of the second half with three fouls, scored 19 points, and Chase Tapley had 10 of his 17 in the first five minutes of the second half to lead top-seeded San Diego State to a victory against fourth-seeded Colorado State in the Mountain West Conference tournament semifinals. Former Lawrence High standout Dorian Green had 20 points for CSU (20-11).

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CINCINNATI’S SEAN KILPATRICK (23) SHOOTS over Syracuse’s Brandon Triche during the second half of a semifinal game of the Big East Conference tournament on Friday in New York. Cincinnati won, 71-68.

a clinching three-point play, and Duke survived an ugly performance against cold-shooting Virginia Tech. Seeking their fourth straight ACC tournament No. 1 Kentucky 60, title, the Blue Devils (27LSU 51 5) advanced to the semifiNEW ORLEANS — Mi- nals against No. 17 Florida chael Kidd-Gilchrist State. scored 19 points, and KenTECH (16-17) tucky survived a feisty ef- VIRGINIA Raines 1-6 4-6 6, Finney-Smith 2-7 fort by LSU to take a vic- 1-2 7, Eddie 1-3 2-2 5, Hudson 3-9 0-0 Green 3-16 9-9 16, Brown 6-9 2-3 16, tory in the second round 6, Rankin 0-0 0-0 0, Barksdale 0-3 0-0 0. of the Southeastern Con- Totals 16-53 18-22 56. DUKE (27-5) ference tournament. 5-16 0-0 13, Mi. Plumlee 1-2 Terrence Jones added 15 1-1Thornton 3, Mas. Plumlee 4-6 4-5 12, Rivers points and 11 rebounds, in- 5-14 6-8 17, Curry 2-6 4-4 9, Cook 1-2 0-0 Hairston 2-3 0-0 4, Dawkins 0-5 0-0 0. cluding a 9-0 run by him- 2, Totals 20-54 15-18 60. self that gave the Wildcats Halftime-Duke 31-26. 3-Point GoalsTech 6-12 (Finney-Smith 2-2, (31-1) the lead for good as Virginia Brown 2-3, Eddie 1-2, Green 1-4, Hudson they extended their win- 0-1), Duke 5-26 (Thornton 3-13, Curry Rivers 1-6, Dawkins 0-3). Fouled ning streak to 23 games. 1-4, Out-None. Rebounds-Virginia Tech Anthony Davis added 12 38 (Finney-Smith 12), Duke 37 (Mas. points and 14 rebounds af- Plumlee 10). Assists-Virginia Tech 7 Finney-Smith, Green 2), Duke 10 ter a slow start, and Doron (Eddie, (Curry 5). Total Fouls-Virginia Tech 19, Duke 18. A-19,520. Lamb scored 12. Kentucky will face Florida in the tournament No. 7 Ohio State 88, Purdue 71 semifinals today. INDIANAPOLIS — Jared LSU (18-14) Sullinger had a seasonHickey 5-13 0-0 10, Stringer 4-15 2-2 11, Turner 3-7 2-2 10, Warren 6-15 2-2 high 30 points and grabbed 14, Hamilton 1-12 2-4 4, O’Bryant III 1-5 12 rebounds to help Ohio 0-0 2, Bass 0-0 0-0 0, White 0-0 0-0 0, Ludwig 0-1 0-0 0, Isaac 0-0 0-0 0. Totals State beat Purdue in the 20-68 8-10 51. Big Ten tournament quarKENTUCKY (31-1) Jones 5-12 5-8 15, Kidd-Gilchrist 5-8 terfinals. 9-12 19, Lamb 4-7 3-4 12, Davis 4-8 4-5 The Buckeyes will play 12, Teague 0-5 2-4 2, Miller 0-2 0-0 0, No. 10 Michigan in a semiWiltjer 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 18-42 23-33 60. Halftime-Kentucky 25-24. 3-Point final today. Goals-LSU 3-14 (Turner 2-4, Stringer 1-4, Hamilton 0-1, Ludwig 0-1, Hickey 0-4), Kentucky 1-8 (Lamb 1-3, Davis 0-1, Kidd-Gilchrist 0-1, Miller 0-1, Jones 0-2). Fouled Out-O’Bryant III, Turner. Rebounds-LSU 36 (Hamilton 7), Kentucky 42 (Davis 14). Assists-LSU 10 (Hickey 4), Kentucky 8 (Teague 5). Total Fouls-LSU 23, Kentucky 14. A-NA.

PURDUE (21-12) T. Johnson 6-13 2-5 15, A. Johnson 1-3 1-4 4, Hummel 2-8 0-0 6, Byrd 7-16 2-2 20, Jackson 4-13 2-2 10, Smith 3-8 0-0 9, Hart 1-1 0-0 3, Lawson 0-0 0-0 0, Carroll 1-1 0-0 2, Marcius 0-0 2-2 2. Totals 25-63 9-15 71. OHIO ST. (26-6) Sullinger 12-17 5-5 30, Thomas 9-13 2-4 22, Sibert 1-1 0-0 2, Scott 0-0 0-0 0, Craft 5-8 0-0 10, Ross 0-0 0-0 0, Thompson 1-2 0-2 2, Weatherspoon 0-1 0-0 0, Williams 0-0 0-0 0, Ravenel 0-0 0-0 0, Smith, Jr. 5-9 1-1 11, Buford 4-10 2-2 11. Totals 37-61 10-14 88. Halftime-Ohio St. 40-36. 3-Point Goals-Purdue 12-26 (Byrd 4-10, Smith 3-6, Hummel 2-5, Hart 1-1, T. Johnson 1-2, A. Johnson 1-2), Ohio St. 4-16 (Thomas 2-5, Sullinger 1-1, Buford 1-4, Thompson 0-1, Smith, Jr. 0-2, Craft 0-3). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Purdue 28 (Hummel 10), Ohio St. 39 (Sullinger 12). Assists-Purdue 14 (Jackson 10), Ohio St. 16 (Craft 7). Total Fouls-Purdue 12, Ohio St. 15. Technical-Ohio St. Bench. A-NA.

No. 4 North Carolina 85, Maryland 69 ATLANTA — North Carolina shook off an injury to defensive ace John Henson and pulled away from Maryland in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. The Tar Heels will face North Carolina State in the semifinals today. It’s not yet known if Henson will be available. The No. 8 Michigan St. 92, ACC defensive player of Iowa 75 the year injured his left INDIANAPOLIS — Draywrist early in the game. mond Green had 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead MARYLAND (17-15) Padgett 0-3 0-2 0, Len 0-4 0-0 0, Faust Michigan State to the vic4-13 2-4 11, Stoglin 11-21 3-3 30, Mosley 2-11 6-8 10, Weijs 0-0 0-0 0, Parker 3-5 tory in the Big Ten tour1-1 8, Dillard 0-1 0-0 0, Auslander 0-0 0-0 nament quarterfinals. 0, Thomas 1-1 0-2 3, Pankey 3-3 1-1 7. Michigan State will play Totals 24-62 13-21 69. No. 15 Wisconsin in the NORTH CAROLINA (28-4) Barnes 6-13 3-6 15, Zeller 4-8 6-7 semifinals today. 14, Henson 1-2 1-2 3, Marshall 5-9 0-0 13, Bullock 6-10 0-0 15, White 1-2 0-0 2, Hubert 0-0 0-2 0, Hairston 3-6 2-3 9, Simmons 0-1 0-0 0, Dupont 0-0 0-0 0, Watts 0-2 0-0 0, Crouch 0-0 0-0 0, Cooper 0-0 0-0 0, McAdoo 5-8 4-6 14. Totals 31-61 16-26 85. Halftime-North Carolina 36-26. 3-Point Goals-Maryland 8-24 (Stoglin 5-11, Thomas 1-1, Parker 1-2, Faust 1-5, Mosley 0-5), North Carolina 7-15 (Marshall 3-4, Bullock 3-5, Hairston 1-3, White 0-1, Barnes 0-2). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Maryland 34 (Pankey 8), North Carolina 41 (McAdoo 8). AssistsMaryland 10 (Parker 3), North Carolina 21 (Marshall 12). Total Fouls-Maryland 18, North Carolina 14. A-19,520.

No. 6 Duke 60, Virginia Tech 56 ATLANTA — Tyler Thornton scored a career-high 13 points, Austin Rivers hustled for

IOWA (17-16) Marble 5-10 2-3 13, Gatens 1-6 7-7 10, McCabe 4-9 2-2 13, Cartwright 0-5 0-0 0, White 2-6 3-8 7, Olaseni 2-2 0-0 4, Basabe 2-6 4-4 8, Oglesby 7-9 1-2 20, Brommer 0-0 0-0 0, May 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 23-53 19-26 75. MICHIGAN ST. (25-7) Payne 7-8 2-3 16, Appling 3-3 5-6 12, Thornton 1-2 0-0 3, Green 8-13 5-7 21, Wood 4-7 0-0 10, Byrd 2-5 3-3 8, Gauna 0-0 0-0 0, Kearney 1-4 0-0 2, Chapman 0-0 0-0 0, Wetzel 0-0 0-0 0, Trice 3-6 0-0 9, Nix 3-7 3-6 9, Sweeny 0-0 2-2 2, Wollenman 0-0 0-0 0, Ianni 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 32-55 20-27 92. Halftime-Michigan St. 55-39. 3-Point Goals-Iowa 10-20 (Oglesby 5-7, McCabe 3-4, Marble 1-2, Gatens 1-4, White 0-3), Michigan St. 8-18 (Trice 3-4, Wood 2-4, Appling 1-1, Thornton 1-2, Byrd 1-3, Kearney 0-1, Green 0-3). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Iowa 24 (McCabe 6), Michigan St. 36 (Green 10). Assists-Iowa 15 (Cartwright 6), Michigan St. 17 (Appling 6). Total Fouls-Iowa 21, Michigan St. 20. Technical-Iowa Bench. A-NA.

No. 10 Michigan 73, Minnesota 69, OT INDIANAPOLIS — Trey Burke scored seven of his career-high 30 points in overtime, and Michigan used a late flurry of three-pointers to rally for the victory in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals. Next up for the secondseeded Wolverines is a rematch archrival Ohio State in today’s semifinals. MINNESOTA (19-14) Welch 2-5 0-0 6, An. Hollins 6-18 7-7 21, Osenieks 0-0 0-0 0, Coleman 2-3 0-0 4, Au. Hollins 3-8 2-2 11, Armelin 1-5 0-0 3, Ingram 0-0 0-0 0, Williams 8-10 3-6 20, Eliason 2-4 0-0 4. Totals 24-53 12-15 69. MICHIGAN (24-8) Novak 2-8 0-0 6, Douglass 2-6 0-0 5, Burke 11-14 5-8 30, Hardaway Jr. 6-14 7-8 20, Vogrich 0-0 2-2 2, Smotrycz 1-4 0-0 3, Morgan 2-3 3-7 7. Totals 24-49 17-25 73. Halftime-Minnesota 23-20. End Of Regulation-Tied 56. 3-Point GoalsMinnesota 9-23 (Au. Hollins 3-4, Welch 2-5, An. Hollins 2-9, Williams 1-2, Armelin 1-3), Michigan 8-17 (Burke 3-4, Novak 2-4, Douglass 1-2, Smotrycz 1-2, Hardaway Jr. 1-5). Fouled OutAu. Hollins, Smotrycz. ReboundsMinnesota 37 (Eliason 9), Michigan 25 (Hardaway Jr., Smotrycz 5). AssistsMinnesota 17 (An. Hollins 6), Michigan 9 (Burke 3). Total Fouls-Minnesota 21, Michigan 16. A-NA.

No. 14 Wisconsin 79, No. 15 Indiana 71 INDIANAPOLIS — Rob Wilson scored a careerhigh 30 points to power Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan to his 266th win since coming to Madison in 2002, breaking a tie for most career wins with Harold “Bud” Foster. Wisconsin (24-8) faces No. 8 Michigan State in today’s semifinals. INDIANA (25-8) Hulls 7-10 2-2 17, Watford 5-10 5-5 17, Oladipo 2-12 3-5 7, Sheehey 3-4 0-0 6, Etherington 0-0 0-0 0, Abell 2-3 1-2 5, Pritchard 0-0 0-0 0, Roth 0-1 0-0 0, Elston 1-2 0-0 2, Zeller 5-9 7-8 17. Totals 25-51 18-22 71. WISCONSIN (24-8) Brust 0-2 0-0 0, Evans 5-10 2-5 12, Taylor 3-12 4-4 12, Gasser 3-5 0-0 9, Bruesewitz 0-1 0-0 0, Wilson 11-16 1-2 30, Berggren 5-9 5-5 16, Kaminsky 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 27-56 12-16 79. Halftime-Wisconsin 36-31. 3-Point Goals-Indiana 3-6 (Watford 2-3, Hulls 1-1, Roth 0-1, Sheehey 0-1), Wisconsin 13-26 (Wilson 7-10, Gasser 3-4, Taylor 2-5, Berggren 1-4, Bruesewitz 0-1, Evans 0-1, Kaminsky 0-1). Fouled Out-Berggren. Rebounds-Indiana 30 (Watford 10), Wisconsin 28 (Berggren 9). Assists-Indiana 8 (Oladipo 4), Wisconsin 16 (Gasser, Taylor 4). Total Fouls-Indiana 16, Wisconsin 16. A-18,484.

No. 17 Florida State 82, Miami 71 ATLANTA — Florida State fans chanted and chopped in the final minute as the Seminoles beat short-handed Miami in the ACC tournament quarterfinals. Michael Snaer scored 20 points and Ian Miller had 18 to lead Florida State (22-9) into today’s semifinals against No. 2 seed Duke. MIAMI (19-12) Kadji 2-8 1-2 5, Johnson 2-5 1-2 5, Larkin 6-14 2-2 16, Grant 5-10 4-4 19, Brown 5-11 0-0 13, McKinney Jones 4-5 0-0 8, Jones 1-8 0-1 2, Akpejiori 0-1 0-0 0, Swoope 0-0 0-0 0, Adams 1-2 1-2 3. Totals 26-64 9-13 71. FLORIDA ST. (22-9) Gibson 0-2 0-0 0, James 6-12 2-4 14, Loucks 2-3 8-8 14, Dulkys 1-6 0-0 3, Snaer 5-7 6-6 20, White 3-5 4-6 11, Peterson 0-1 0-0 0, Miller 6-11 5-8 18, Kreft 1-3 0-0 2. Totals 24-50 25-32 82.

COLORADO ST. (20-11) Hornung 3-4 1-2 7, Bell 1-7 4-5 6, Eikmeier 3-8 0-0 7, Sabas 0-3 0-0 0, Green 7-13 2-2 20, Carr 7-15 1-1 17, D. Smith 4-8 3-3 12. Totals 25-58 11-13 69. SAN DIEGO ST. (26-6) Shelton 2-4 0-0 4, J. Franklin 5-13 6-8 19, Thames 1-7 4-4 7, Rahon 7-12 0-0 15, Tapley 6-12 4-5 17, L. Franklin 1-2 0-0 3, Green 3-3 3-5 10, Stephens 2-3 0-0 4. Totals 27-56 17-22 79. Halftime-Colorado St. 39-38. 3-Point Goals-Colorado St. 8-22 (Green 4-8, Carr 2-6, D. Smith 1-2, Eikmeier 1-3, Sabas 0-3), San Diego St. 8-18 (J. Franklin 3-4, Green 1-1, L. Franklin 1-2, Thames 1-3, Tapley 1-3, Rahon 1-5). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Colorado St. 25 (Bell 8), San Diego St. 38 (Stephens 9). Assists-Colorado St. 9 (Green 3), San Diego St. 15 (Tapley 6). Total FoulsColorado St. 18, San Diego St. 15. A-NA.

Massachusetts 77, No. 21 Temple 71 ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Jesse Morgan scored 21 points, and Chaz Williams had 20 to help Massachusetts advance to the Atlantic 10 tournament semifinals. The Minutemen will play St. Bonaventure today. UMASS (22-10) Williams 5-12 8-10 20, Morgan 8-13 2-2 21, Vinson 2-10 3-4 8, Putney 2-4 1-2 6, Se. Carter 3-8 0-0 6, Farrell 3-5 0-2 7, Esho 3-6 0-0 7, Riley 1-4 0-0 2. Totals 27-62 14-20 77. TEMPLE (24-7) Fernandez 4-10 0-0 12, Moore 5-11 1-2 14, DiLeo 0-2 0-0 0, Hollis-Jefferson 6-10 1-2 13, Eric 3-10 1-2 7, Wyatt 5-8 5-5 15, Lee 2-4 4-4 8, Brown 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 26-57 12-15 71. Halftime-Temple 36-31. 3-Point GoalsUMass 9-16 (Morgan 3-4, Williams 2-2, Farrell 1-1, Putney 1-1, Esho 1-1, Vinson 1-4, Riley 0-3), Temple 7-17 (Fernandez 4-8, Moore 3-5, Wyatt 0-2, DiLeo 0-2). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-UMass 30 (Se. Carter 8), Temple 39 (Eric 11). Assists-UMass 14 (Williams 10), Temple 18 (Fernandez 6). Total FoulsUMass 15, Temple 19. A-NA.

No. 22 Florida 66, Alabama 63 NEW ORLEANS — Bradley Beal scored 16, Erik Murphy added 15, and Florida moved on in the Southeastern Conference tournament. Florida (23-9) snapped a three-game slide and will face top-ranked Kentucky today in the semifinals. ALABAMA (21-11) Green 7-14 8-9 22, Releford 5-6 1-2 12, Jacobs 3-4 0-0 6, Randolph 3-6 1-2 8, Steele 1-2 0-0 2, Hankerson Jr. 0-2 0-0 0, Lacey 4-9 2-3 11, Engstrom 0-0 0-0 0, Cooper 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 24-45 12-16 63. FLORIDA (23-9) Boynton 3-9 5-5 14, Young 3-7 0-0 6, Walker 3-9 0-1 7, Beal 3-11 7-8 16, Murphy 5-11 4-4 15, Wilbekin 2-2 0-1 6, Rosario 1-3 0-0 2, Larson 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 20-52 16-19 66. Halftime-Florida 26-24. 3-Point GoalsAlabama 3-8 (Releford 1-2, Randolph 1-2, Lacey 1-3, Cooper 0-1), Florida 10-30 (Boynton 3-7, Beal 3-9, Wilbekin 2-2, Murphy 1-5, Walker 1-5, Rosario 0-2). Fouled Out-Young. ReboundsAlabama 32 (Green 10), Florida 27 (Beal 7). Assists-Alabama 13 (Green 4), Florida 15 (Beal 5). Total FoulsAlabama 17, Florida 14. A-18,207.

Louisville 64, No. 23 Notre Dame 50 NEW YORK — Peyton Siva played another near-flawless floor game, Gorgui Dieng scored 16 points, and Louisville dominated Notre Dame to reach the Big East tournament championship game for the third time in four years. The cat-quick Cardinals advanced to play Cincinnati tonight at Madison Square Garden. LOUISVILLE (25-9) Kuric 5-10 0-0 12, Behanan 3-4 0-0 6, Dieng 8-8 0-0 16, Siva 6-10 0-0 13, C. Smith 4-10 0-0 9, R. Smith 1-6 0-0 3, Price 0-0 1-2 1, Swopshire 1-1 0-0 2, Justice 0-0 0-0 0, Blackshear 0-1 2-2 2. Totals 28-50 3-4 64. NOTRE DAME (22-11) Martin 4-14 1-5 9, Connaughton 2-6 0-0 4, Cooley 5-9 1-4 11, Atkins 3-7 5-6 12, Grant 2-9 3-4 8, Dragicevich 0-1 0-0 0, Knight 3-5 0-0 6, Brooks 0-2 0-0 0, Broghammer 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 19-53 10-19 50. Halftime-Louisville 35-19. 3-Point Goals-Louisville 5-15 (Kuric 2-6, R. Smith 1-1, Siva 1-2, C. Smith 1-5, Blackshear 0-1), Notre Dame 2-17 (Atkins 1-2, Grant 1-7, Brooks 0-1, Dragicevich 0-1, Martin 0-2, Connaughton 0-4). Fouled OutNone. Rebounds-Louisville 28 (Siva 8), Notre Dame 33 (Cooley 11). AssistsLouisville 20 (Siva 9), Notre Dame 10 (Atkins 4). Total Fouls-Louisville 14, Notre Dame 9. A-20,057.



Saturday, March 10, 2012

| 5B


Conf. Overall W L W L 16 2 27 6 14 4 29 4 12 6 27 6 12 6 22 10 10 8 21 10 9 9 20 13 7 11 15 18 5 13 15 16 4 14 14 18 1 17 8 23

Kansas Missouri Baylor Iowa State Kansas State Texas Oklahoma State Oklahoma Texas A&M Texas Tech Big 12 Tournament Sprint Center, Kansas City, Mo. Friday’s Semifinals Baylor 81, Kansas 72 Missouri 81, Texas 67 Today’s Championship Baylor vs. Missouri, 5 p.m.

Big 12 Women

Conf. Overall W L W L 18 0 33 0 11 7 22 9 11 7 20 12 9 9 18 12 9 9 19 13 8 10 19 12 8 10 18 13 8 10 16 12 6 12 19 13 2 16 13 18

Baylor Texas A&M Oklahoma Iowa State Kansas State Kansas Texas Oklahoma State Texas Tech Missouri Sunday’s Games Kansas 83, Oklahoma 77 Texas 79, Texas A&M 74 Big 12 Tournament At Muncipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Mo. Friday’s Semifinals Baylor 86, Kansas State 65 Texas A&M 79, Oklahoma 66 Today’s Championship Baylor vs. Texas A&M, 11 a.m.

Kansas Men

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) Texas, W 73-63 (26-5, 16-2) Big 12 tournament, Sprint Center, Kansas City, Mo. Texas A&M, W 83-66 (27-5) Baylor L 72-81 (27-6)

Kansas Women

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) at Oklahoma, W 83-77 (19-11, 8-10) Big 12 tournament Municipal Auditorim, Kansas City, Mo. Texas A&M, L 63-78 (19-12)

College Men

TOURNAMENTS Atlantic 10 Conference Quarterfinals Saint Louis 78, La Salle 71 St. Bonaventure 71, Saint Joseph’s 68 UMass 77, Temple 71 Atlantic Coast Conference Quarterfinals Duke 60, Virginia Tech 56 NC State 67, Virginia 64 North Carolina 85, Maryland 69 Big 12 Conference Semifinals Baylor 81, Kansas 72 Missouri 81, Texas 67 Big Ten Conference Quarterfinals Michigan 73, Minnesota 69, OT Michigan St. 92, Iowa 75 Wisconsin 79, Indiana 71 Conference USA Semifinals Marshall 73, Southern Miss. 62 Memphis 83, UCF 52 Great West Conference Semifinals NJIT 88, Utah Valley 78, OT North Dakota 63, Texas-Pan American 59 Mid-American Conference Semifinals Akron 78, Kent St. 74 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Semifinals Bethune-Cookman 81, Hampton 72 Southeastern Conference Quarterfinals Florida 66, Alabama 63 Kentucky 60, LSU 51 Mississippi 77, Tennessee 72, OT Southwestern Athletic Conference Semifinals Texas Southern 60, Alcorn St. 55

College Women

TOURNAMENTS Big 12 Conference Semifinals Baylor 86, Kansas St. 65 Texas A&M 79, Oklahoma 66 Big Sky Conference Semifinals N. Colorado 51, Montana St. 43 Big South Conference First Round Charleston Southern 57, Campbell 53 High Point 78, Coastal Carolina 57 Liberty 71, UNC Asheville 50 Radford 62, Winthrop 56

Big West Conference Semifinals Long Beach St. 51, Cal Poly 48 UC Santa Barbara 84, Pacific 66 Colonial Athletic Association Quarterfinals Delaware 74, Old Dominion 54 Drexel 65, VCU 61 James Madison 64, George Mason 54 UNC Wilmington 94, Hofstra 87 Conference USA Semifinals Tulane 63, Memphis 44 UTEP 60, UAB 49 Great West Conference Semifinals North Dakota 88, Texas-Pan American 48 Utah Valley 63, NJIT 52 Horizon League Semifinals Detroit 78, Wright St. 70 Green Bay 73, Ill.-Chicago 53 Mid-American Conference Semifinals Cent. Michigan 69, Bowling Green 66 E. Michigan 59, Toledo 57 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Semifinals Hampton 64, Coppin St. 43 Howard 51, Florida A&M 43 Missouri Valley Conference Quarterfinals Creighton 53, N. Iowa 46 Drake 56, Illinois St. 54 Missouri St. 58, Bradley 54 Mountain West Conference Semifinals New Mexico 51, Boise St. 50 San Diego St. 73, Wyoming 55 Pacific-12 Conference Semifinals California 64, Washington St. 49 Stanford 52, Arizona St. 43 Southland Conference Championship McNeese St. 60, Stephen F. Austin 56 Southwestern Athletic Conference Semifinals Grambling St. 67, Alcorn St. 41 Prairie View 58, MVSU 55 Western Athletic Conference Semifinals Fresno St. 80, Idaho 55 Louisiana Tech 73, Utah St. 69

High School Boys

Class 6A State Tournament Semifinal BV Northwest 56, Topeka 44 Wichita Heights 73, BV North 61 Class 5A State Tournament Semifinal Kapaun Mount Carmel 71, Lansing 49 KC Harmon 55, Bishop Carroll 51 Class 4A State Tournament Semifinal Basehor-Linwood 55, Pratt 49, OT Ottawa 60, Fort Scott 31 Class 3A State Tournament Semifinal Nemaha Valley 50, Central Heights 47 Scott City 64, Rock Creek 49 Class 2A State Tournament Semifinal Meade 71, Madison 50 Sterling 50, Berean Academy 44 Class 1A State Tournament Division I Semifinal Ashland 64, Hoxie 57 Udall 34, Burrton 32 Division II Semifinal Frankfort 50, Fowler 39 Otis-Bison 54, Hope 47

High School Girls

Class 6A State Tournament Semifinal Olathe Northwest 60, Maize 35 Wichita Heights 63, Olathe South 47 Class 5A State Tournament Semifinal Kapaun Mount Carmel 43, St. Thomas Aquinas 38 Topeka Seaman 46, Blue Valley Stilwell 40 Class 4A State Tournament Semifinal Holton 53, Ottawa 32 McPherson 49, Bonner Springs 40 Class 3A State Tournament Semifinal Burlington 52, Hillsboro 38 Silver Lake 56, Atchison County 46 Class 2A State Tournament Semifinal Jefferson North 61, Republic County 43 Olpe 57, Central Plains 46 Class 1A State Tournament Division I Semifinal Hoxie 68, Spearville 56 St. John 54, Waverly 43 Division II Semifinal Hutchinson Central Christian 51, Ingalls 50 Wallace County 46, Wetmore 45, OT

Sprint Cup Kobalt Tools 400 Lineup

After Friday qualifying; race Sunday At Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas Lap length: 1.5 miles (Car number in parentheses) 1. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 190.456 mph. 2. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 190.04. 3. (29) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 190.014. 4. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 189.873. 5. (15) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 189.807. 6. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 189.773. 7. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 189.667. 8. (20) Joey Logano, Toyota, 189.62. 9. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 189.5. 10. (56) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 189.421. 11. (17) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 189.208. 12. (51) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 189.148. 13. (55) Mark Martin, Toyota, 188.97. 14. (22) A J Allmendinger, Dodge, 188.937. 15. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 188.91. 16. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 188.758. 17. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 188.712. 18. (39) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 188.436. 19. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 188.16. 20. (2) Brad Keselowski, Dodge, 188.134. 21. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 188.088. 22. (31) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 187.754. 23. (33) Brendan Gaughan, Chevrolet, 187.669. 24. (47) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 187.663. 25. (21) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 187.363. 26. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 187.305. 27. (43) Aric Almirola, Ford, 186.987. 28. (78) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 186.987. 29. (42) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 186.78. 30. (83) Landon Cassill, Toyota, 185.65. 31. (10) David Reutimann, Chevrolet, 185.644. 32. (13) Casey Mears, Ford, 185.274. 33. (26) Josh Wise, Ford, 184.837. 34. (38) David Gilliland, Ford, 184.685. 35. (34) David Ragan, Ford, 184.388. 36. (49) J.J. Yeley, Toyota, 184.37. 37. (93) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 184.175. 38. (36) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 183.949. 39. (98) Michael McDowell, Ford, 183.861. 40. (87) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 183.542. 41. (32) Ken Schrader, Ford, 183.306. 42. (37) Timmy Hill, Ford, 182.877. 43. (30) David Stremme, Toyota, 182.704.

Failed to Qualify 44. (23) Scott Riggs, Chevrolet, 182.426. 45. (7) Robby Gordon, Dodge, 182.285.

Spring Training AMERICAN LEAGUE Detroit Seattle Toronto Oakland Baltimore Boston Los Angeles Kansas City New York Minnesota Cleveland Texas Tampa Bay Chicago NATIONAL LEAGUE

W 6 6 5 5 3 3 3 4 3 3 2 2 2 1

L 1 2 2 3 2 2 2 3 4 5 4 4 5 4

Pct .857 .750 .714 .625 .600 .600 .600 .571 .429 .375 .333 .333 .286 .200

W L Pct Los Angeles 3 1 .750 San Francisco 5 2 .714 Miami 3 2 .600 Milwaukee 3 2 .600 Cincinnati 4 3 .571 Houston 4 3 .571 Philadelphia 4 3 .571 Chicago 3 3 .500 New York 3 3 .500 St. Louis 2 2 .500 Washington 3 3 .500 Pittsburgh 3 4 .429 Arizona 2 4 .333 San Diego 2 5 .286 Colorado 1 4 .200 Atlanta 1 7 .125 NOTE: Split-squad games count in the standings; games against nonmajor league teams do not. Friday’s Games N.Y. Yankees 3, Atlanta (ss) 0 Toronto 11, Houston 2 St. Louis 3, Minnesota 2 Philadelphia 7, Detroit 5 N.Y. Mets 5, Atlanta (ss) 3 Tampa Bay 3, Baltimore 3, tie, 10 innings Milwaukee 12, Cleveland 2 Cincinnati (ss) 5, Kansas City 1 San Francisco 6, Cincinnati (ss) 3 Chicago Cubs 5, Chicago White Sox 1 San Diego 6, L.A. Angels 3 Arizona 8, Seattle 5 L.A. Dodgers 9, Texas 0 Oakland 6, Colorado 4 Miami 3, Washington 0 Pittsburgh 7, Boston 4 Today’s Games N.Y. Mets vs. Washington (ss) at Viera, Fla., 12:05 p.m. Washington (ss) vs. Detroit at Lakeland, Fla., 12:05 p.m. St. Louis vs. Miami at Jupiter, Fla., 12:05 p.m. Houston vs. Toronto at Dunedin, Fla., 12:05 p.m. Minnesota vs. Pittsburgh at Bradenton, Fla., 12:05 p.m. Baltimore vs. Philadelphia at Clearwater, Fla., 12:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees vs. Atlanta at Kissimmee, Fla., 12:05 p.m. Texas vs. Chicago White Sox at Glendale, Ariz., 2:05 p.m. San Francisco (ss) vs. L.A. Angels at Tempe, Ariz., 2:05 p.m. Cincinnati vs. Oakland at Phoenix, 2:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs vs. Milwaukee (ss) at Phoenix, 2:05 p.m. Milwaukee (ss) vs. San Francisco (ss) at Scottsdale, Ariz., 2:05 p.m. Colorado vs. Kansas City at Surprise, Ariz., 2:05 p.m. L.A. Dodgers vs. Seattle (ss) at Peoria, Ariz., 2:05 p.m. San Diego vs. Cleveland at Goodyear, Ariz., 3:05 p.m. Tampa Bay vs. Boston at Fort Myers, Fla., 6:05 p.m. L.A. Dodgers vs. Chicago White Sox at Glendale, Ariz., 8:05 p.m. Seattle (ss) vs. Arizona at Scottsdale, Ariz., 8:10 p.m.

College Women

Oklahoma 5, Kansas 2 Friday at Jayhawk Tennis Center Singles Whitney Ritchie, OU, def. Monica Pezzotti, 3-6, 2-6. Maire-Pier Huet, OU, def. Paulina Los, 1-6, 3-6. Maria Belen Luduena, KU, def. Mia Lancaster, 6-3, 2-6 (10-6). Abbi Melrose, OU, def. Dylan Windom, 2-6, 4-6. Claire Dreyer, KU, def. Whitney Wofford, 6-2, 6-2. Nicole Long, OU, def. Victoria Khanevskaya, 2-6, 0-6. Doubles Huet-Ritchie, OU, def. WindomPezzotti, 1-8. M. Lancaster-Melrose, OU, def. LosLuduena, 2-8. P. Lancaster-Long, OU, def. DreyerKhanevskaya, 4-8.

BNP Paribas Open

Friday At The Indian Wells Tennis Garden Indian Wells, Calif. Purse: Men: $5.55 million (Masters 1000); $5.44 million (Premier) Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men First Round Xavier Malisse, Belgium, def. Bobby Reynolds, United States, 6-2, 6-4. Tommy Haas, Germany, def. Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, 7-6 (9), 6-4. Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, def. Benoit Paire, France, 6-4, 6-2. Denis Kudla, United States, def. Tobias Kamke, Germany, 2-6, 7-6 (3), 6-4. Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, def. Jeremy Chardy, France, 6-3, 6-4. Nikolay Davydenko, Russia, def. Sergei Bubka, Ukraine, 7-5, 6-3. Michael Llodra, France, def. Ernests Gulbis, Latvia, 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 (3). David Nalbandian, Argentina, def. Potito Starace, Italy, 7-6 (4), 6-0. Thomaz Bellucci, Brazil, def. Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, 6-2, 7-6 (4). Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, def. YenHsun Lu, Taiwan, 7-6 (6), 6-3. Marinko Matosevic, Australia, def. Ruben Bemelmans, Belgium, 6-2, 6-3. Women Second Round Jamie Hampton, United States, def. Jelena Jankovic (12), Serbia, 6-4, 6-3. Christina McHale (32), United States, def. Elena Vesnina, Russia, 6-3, 7-5. Julia Goerges (14), Germany, def. Elena Baltacha, Britain, 6-3, 6-2. Zheng Jie (31), China, def. Michaella Krajicek, Netherlands, 6-1, 6-3. Jarmila Gajdosova, Australia, def. Yanina Wickmayer (22), Belgium, 2-6, 6-2, 6-4. Daniela Hantuchova (19), Slovakia, def. Klara Zakopalova, Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-7 (7), 6-3. Anabel Medina Garrigues (24), Spain, def. Sania Mirza, India, 6-2, 7-5. Flavia Pennetta (27), Italy, def. Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, 6-3, 6-4. Svetlana Kuznetsova (25), Russia, def. Timea Bacsinszky, Switzerland, 6-3, 2-0 retired. Vania King, United States, def. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (13), Russia, 6-4, 6-4. Victoria Azarenka (1), Belarus, def. Mona Barthel, Germany, 6-4, 6-7 (4), 7-6 (6). Vera Zvonareva (9), Russia, def. Kimiko Date-Krumm, Japan, 6-3, 6-4. Angelique Kerber (18), Germany, def. Sloane Stephens, United States, 2-6, 7-5, 6-4.

Doubles Men First Round Marcel Granollers and Feliciano Lopez, Spain, def. Novak Djokovic and Viktor Troicki, Serbia, 7-5, 7-5. Women First Round Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci (5), Italy, def. Nina Bratchikova, Russia, and Kveta Peschke, Czech Republic, 6-4, 7-5. Casey Dellacqua and Samatha Stosur, Australia, def. Andreja Klepac, Slovenia and Alicja Rosolska, Poland, 6-2, 6-0. Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond (1), United States, def. Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, and Zheng Jie, China, 6-3, 7-5.


Friday’s Games Pittsburgh 2, Florida 1, SO Detroit 4, Los Angeles 3 Chicago 4, N.Y. Rangers 3 Calgary 5, Winnipeg 3 Today’s Games Washington at Boston, noon Edmonton at Colorado, 2 p.m. Philadelphia at Toronto, 6 p.m. Buffalo at Ottawa, 6 p.m. New Jersey at N.Y. Islanders, 6 p.m. Carolina at Tampa Bay, 6 p.m. Columbus at St. Louis, 7 p.m. Detroit at Nashville, 7 p.m. Anaheim at Dallas, 7 p.m. San Jose at Phoenix, 7 p.m. Montreal at Vancouver, 9 p.m.

Cadillac Championship

Lee Westwood Aaron Baddeley Marcus Fraser Paul Lawrie Nick Watney Gonzalo Fdez-Castano Garth Mulroy Ben Crane Brandt Snedeker Bill Haas Rickie Fowler Martin Laird Robert Rock Rafael Cabrera Bello Retief Goosen Chez Reavie Geoff Ogilvy K.T. Kim Simon Dyson Paul Casey Tadahiro Takayama Louis Oosthuizen Darren Clarke Vijay Singh Fredrik Jacobson Sergio Garcia Alexander Noren Pablo Larrazabal Branden Grace Tetsuji Hiratsuka Ian Poulter Sang-Moon Bae

76-67—143 69-74—143 76-68—144 70-74—144 71-73—144 74-70—144 73-71—144 73-71—144 75-69—144 74-70—144 74-70—144 72-73—145 75-70—145 75-70—145 74-71—145 78-68—146 73-73—146 74-72—146 74-72—146 76-71—147 74-73—147 77-70—147 74-74—148 75-73—148 72-76—148 75-74—149 74-75—149 76-73—149 78-72—150 78-73—151 76-77—153 79-76—155

Puerto Rico Open

Friday At TPC Blue Monster at Doral Doral, Fla. Purse: $8.5 million Yardage: 7,334; Par: 72 Second Round Bubba Watson 70-62—132 Justin Rose 69-64—133 Adam Scott 66-68—134 Peter Hanson 70-65—135 Thomas Bjorn 68-68—136 Keegan Bradley 69-67—136 Charl Schwartzel 68-69—137 Martin Kaymer 73-64—137 Charles Howell III 70-67—137 Jason Dufner 66-72—138 Zach Johnson 70-68—138 Bo Van Pelt 73-65—138 Kyle Stanley 69-69—138 Luke Donald 70-68—138 Y.E. Yang 72-67—139 Hennie Otto 73-66—139 Steve Stricker 69-70—139 Tiger Woods 72-67—139 Matt Kuchar 72-67—139 Johnson Wagner 70-69—139 Juvic Pagunsan 69-71—140 Jason Day 73-67—140 Miguel A. Jimenez 69-71—140 Webb Simpson 75-66—141 Greg Chalmers 71-70—141 Gary Woodland 71-70—141 K.J. Choi 74-67—141 Mark Wilson 72-70—142 Anders Hansen 70-72—142 David Toms 72-70—142 Graeme McDowell 75-67—142 Rory McIlroy 73-69—142 Jonathan Byrd 72-70—142 Jbe’ Kruger 72-71—143 Francesco Molinari 75-68—143 Dustin Johnson 75-68—143 Alvaro Quiros 69-74—143 Robert Karlsson 75-68—143 Hunter Mahan 71-72—143 Phil Mickelson 72-71—143 Nicolas Colsaerts 73-70—143 John Senden 76-67—143

Friday At Trump International Puerto Rico Rio Grande, Puerto Rico Purse: $3.5 million Yardage: 7,506; Par: 72 Second Round a-amateur Matt Jones George McNeill Ryo Ishikawa Todd Hamilton Andres Romero Daniel Summerhays Roberto Castro Boo Weekley Kevin Stadler Kevin Kisner Brendon de Jonge Brian Davis Graham DeLaet Henrik Stenson J.J. Killeen Roland Thatcher Vaughn Taylor William McGirt Danny Lee Richard S. Johnson Gavin Coles Lee Janzen Ben Curtis Jerry Kelly Will Claxton Stephen Gangluff Jeff Overton Shaun Micheel Scott Brown Peter Lonard Nathan Green Rocco Mediate Jamie Lovemark Blake Adams Duffy Waldorf Erik Compton Ken Duke Dicky Pride Ted Potter, Jr. Miguel Angel Carballo James Driscoll Troy Matteson Kent Jones Michael Bradley Brendon Todd Marc Turnesa Charlie Beljan Angel Cabrera Bill Lunde Matt Bettencourt Garrett Willis Joe Durant Matt Every

Golf Club-

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Today’s Games Columbus at Colorado, 5 p.m. Montreal at Vancouver, 5 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at D.C. United, 6:30 p.m. New England at San Jose, 9:30 p.m. Real Salt Lake at Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m. Sunday’s Games New York at FC Dallas, 2 p.m. Houston at Chivas USA, 6 p.m. Monday’s Games Philadelphia at Portland, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, March 17 Chicago at Montreal, 1 p.m. Houston at San Jose, 4 p.m. New England at Sporting Kansas City, 7:30 p.m. Portland at FC Dallas, 7:30 p.m. New York at Real Salt Lake, 9 p.m. Toronto FC at Seattle FC, 9 p.m. Vancouver at Chivas USA, 9:30 p.m. Sunday, March 18 Colorado at Philadelphia, 3 p.m. D.C. United at Los Angeles, 6 p.m.

BASEBALL Major League Baseball MLB-Suspended Toronto LHP Mitchell Taylor (Bluefield-Appalachian) and free agent RHP Matthew Rusch 50 games each for second violations for a drug of abuse under the minor league drug prevention and treatment program. American League BOSTON RED SOX-Agreed to terms with RHP Michael Bowden, LHP Drake Britton, RHP Chris Carpenter, LHP Felix Doubront, RHP Mark Melancon, RHP Clayton Mortensen, RHP Stolmy Pimentel, RHP Junichi Tazawa, C Luis Exposito, C Ryan Lavarnway, INF Lars Anderson, INF Will Middlebrooks, INF Oscar Tejeda, OF Ryan Kalish, OF CheHsuan Lin and OF Darnell McDonald on one-year contracts. CLEVELAND INDIANS-Agreed to terms with 2B Jason Kipnis, C Lou Marson, OF Shelley Duncan, RHP Vinnie Pestano, RHP Frank Herrmann, RHP Zach McAllister, LHP Nick Hagadone, LHP Scott Barnes, OF Ezequiel Carrera, INF Lonnie Chisenhall, INF Russ Canzler and INF Juan Diaz on one-year contracts. OAKLAND ATHLETICS-Released C Landon Powell. National League CHICAGO CUBS-Assigned RHP Marco Carrillo, RHP Trey McNutt, INF Jonathan Mota and OF Jae-Hoon Ha to their minor league camp. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBA-Suspended Orlando Magic’s Hedo Turkoglu one game without pay for making contact with a game official. LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS-Signed F Bobby Simmons to a second 10-day contract. FOOTBALL National Football League ARIZONA CARDINALS-Made oneyear qualifying offers to RB LaRod Stephens-Howling, CB Greg Toler, S Rashad Johnson, QB Richard Bartel, RB Alfonso Smith, DE Ronald Talley and LB Brandon Williams. Re-signed CB A.J. Jefferson and WR Stephen Williams. BUFFALO BILLS-Agreed to terms with LB Kirk Morrison on a two-year contract. INDIANAPOLIS COLTS-Released RB Joseph Addai, LB Gary Brackett, DB Melvin Bullitt, TE Dallas Clark and QB Curtis Painter. JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS-Signed OT Guy Whimper to a two-year contract. NEW YORK GIANTS-Released RB Brandon Jacobs.

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Saturday, March 10, 2012




Jayhawks most disappointed in ‘D’ By Jesse Newell

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Kansas University guard Conner Teahan was honest when asked what contributed most to his team’s poor defensive effort Friday against Baylor. “I guess airheadedness,” the senior said following KU’s 81-72 loss in the Big 12 semifinals. “I know that there were times where people were not knowing what defense we were in


beat up on you twice?” KU junior guard Elijah Johnson said after scoring 15 points off 6-of-16 shooting (one of six from three).” After all, it’s not as if the Bears have a bad team. BU is ranked 12th in the country, KU third. And yet the Jayhawks easily handled Scott Drew’s crew twice. “They were a little more aggressive. You could tell they wanted this bad. They came out like we would if we lost two games,” noted Taylor, who scored 20 points off 8-of-15 shooting. He hit one of four threes on a night KU made just two of 13 to Baylor’s nine of 19. “I hate that that’s always our excuse, that we came out flat,” Taylor added. “When it’s game time and the ball goes up, you’ve got to be ready. We have to understand that.” Whatever the reason, KU, which rallied from a 14-point deficit (49-35 with 18:39 to play) to grab a two-point lead (58-56 with 10:21 left), faded down the stretch and will be sitting home today while BU plays Missouri in the 5 p.m. final. “I don’t know if overconfidence is the right word. I guess it could be,” said KU coach Bill Self, whose Jayhawks won five of the past six Big 12 tourney titles. “We beat them twice. We had Baylor down over 20 both games we won. “If that is the case, then how immature is that? That’s the thing that bothers me. I’m not buying in to that at all. When you are playing for a championship of any kind, how in the world could that ever be the mind-set? Going into the NCAA Tournament, that can’t be the mind-set. Maybe it’s a good lesson for us.” Taylor scored seven points and Thomas Robinson (15 points) six in an 18-3 run that turned a 5340 deficit into a 58-56 lead at 10:21. BU woke up at that point, embarking on a 19-8 run to build a 75-66 lead at 1:07. Brady Heslip iced three three-pointers (including one that gave the Bears a 59-58 lead) in that stretch. Also, Perry Jones (18 points) contributed eight in that surge. “I think it was a lot more than that,” Taylor said, asked if Heslip’s bombs beat the Jayhawks, “but it came down to him hitting those threes. He’s a great shooter. The first one,

or what we were doing — like, ‘Are we trapping the post or not trapping the post?’” The issues were most evident early, as the Jayhawks allowed 43 firsthalf points to fall behind by eight at the break. That tied for the second-most points given up by KU in a first half this season. “We played no defense in the first half — no defense you could probably say the first 25 minutes and maybe even longer,”

Teahan said. “ ... Fortythree points in a half is not something that we do at all. That’s something that was addressed at halftime.” Baylor’s first-half offense thrived in many areas. The Bears made five of 12 three-pointers (42 percent) and 13 of 29 field goals (45 percent) while also hitting 12 of 14 free throws (86 percent). “We don’t really allow people to shoot like that,

and they definitely played great today,” KU center Jeff Withey said. “They got us out of our comfort zone.” Baylor also was able to snag six first-half offensive rebounds while turning it over just six times in a fast-paced, high-possession half. “They were getting some pretty easy jumpshots,” Teahan said. “I think we just made a lot of mental errors.” A few Jayhawks —

Withey included — said KU didn’t come out with enough energy to start the game. “It was definitely lackadaisical,” Withey said. “We’ve got to get better at that. “In the (NCAA) Tournament, it’s not going to be like the fieldhouse, where there’s 16,300 cheering for you. It’s going to be a lot quieter. There’s not going to be the energy there. For the tournament, we’ve got to get ready every game.”

BU’s 81 points were the most scored by a KU opponent this year in regulation. Missouri scored 86 against KU on Feb. 25, but the Tigers had only 75 points before going to overtime. “We’ve dug ourselves in some holes, not even in terms of the point deficit, but just the way we were playing defense,” Teahan said. “We just were not doing it the way that we should.”


MIN FG FT REB PF TP m-a m-a o-t Perry Jones III 34 7-16 3-3 1-7 3 18 Quincy Acy 33 4-11 3-4 4-6 3 11 Quincy Miller 18 3-8 6-6 4-8 1 13 Brady Heslip 33 4-7 0-0 1-3 2 12 Pierre Jackson 35 3-9 5-7 2-5 3 13 A.J. Walton 30 2-5 7-8 2-6 4 12 Deuce Bello 14 1-2 0-0 0-1 2 2 Gary Franklin 3 0-2 0-0 0-1 0 0 Cory Jefferson 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 Totals 24-60 24-28 14-3718 81 Three-point goals: 9-19 (Heslip 4-6, Jackson 2-4, Walton 1-1, Jones 1-2, Miller 1-3, Bello 0-1, Franklin 0-2). Assists: 16 (Jackson 7, Jones 2, Acy 2, Heslip 2, Walton 2, Miller). Turnovers: 9 (Walton 3, Jackson 2, Acy, Miller, Franklin, Bello). Blocked shots: 5 (Acy 2, Miller, Jackson, Jefferson). Steals: 5 (Jackson 2, Jones, Miller, Walton). KANSAS (72)

MIN FG FT REB PF TP m-a m-a o-t Thomas Robinson 33 6-14 3-4 2-9 4 15 Jeff Withey 32 3-8 5-7 3-7 2 11 Tyshawn Taylor 40 8-15 3-4 0-4 2 20 Elijah Johnson 35 6-16 2-2 0-1 3 15 Travis Releford 31 3-5 0-0 4-7 3 6 Conner Teahan 15 0-2 0-0 0-1 4 0 Kevin Young 11 0-1 5-6 3-5 1 5 Justin Wesley 3 0-0 0-0 0-0 2 0 Naadir Tharpe 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 team 2-3 Totals 26-61 18-23 14-3721 72 Three-point goals: 2-13 (Taylor 1-4, Johnson 1-6, Releford 0-1, Teahan 0-2). Assists: 12 (Robinson 3, Taylor 3, Johnson 2, Releford 2, Withey, Teahan). Turnovers: 10 (Robinson 4, Taylor 3, Withey, Releford, Teahan). Blocked shots: 7 (Withey 5, Johnson, Young). Steals: 7 (Teahan 2, Young 2, Robinson, Withey, Johnson). Baylor 43 38 — 81 Kansas 35 37 — 72 Technical fouls: Walton. Officials: Mark Whitehead, Mike Stuart, Gerry Pollard. Attendance: 18,972.

Travis (Releford) had his hand up. We know better than to let him shoot open shots like that.” The Bears, who wore their new, camouflage uniforms for the first time against KU, added another new wrinkle in the third meeting this year: man-to-man defense. “I would rather them play man, honestly,” Taylor said. “I don’t think that was it (reason for defeat) at all. I think defensively we didn’t play our best. They rebounded the ball well (the teams tied 37-37 on the boards) and made big shots when they needed to.” KU All-America candidate Robinson sat out the last five minutes of the first half after picking up his second foul. KU trailed, 43-35, at the break, the lead growing from four to eight with Robinson out. “The reason Thomas came out was because of two fouls,” Self said. “But let’s call it like it is. Withey (Jeff, 11 points, seven boards) and Young (Kevin, five points, five boards) were our best guys the first half. We had so many bad possessions (at the end of the first half). The foul situation was the biggest reason he came out.” KU is expected to be a No. 1 or No. 2 seed and play first-round games in Omaha, Neb., starting Friday. “Our season is not over,” Taylor said. “The exciting thing is it’s just getting started for us. We can learn from this and do some great things.”

KANSAS FORWARD THOMAS ROBINSON GETS IN THE FACE of Baylor guard A.J. Walton as Baylor forward Quincy Acy intervenes during the first half.

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KANSAS GUARD ELIJAH JOHNSON HAS A SHOT KNOCKED AWAY by Baylor forward Quincy Miller during the first half. Baylor beat KU, 81-72, on Friday in Kansas City, Mo.


Final, not MU, on KU’s minds By Gary Bedore

KANSAS CITY, MO. — There will be no third meeting between Kansas and Missouri this college basketball season ... unless the squads meet in the NCAA Tournament. Jayhawk coach Bill Self was asked Friday if there was any relief in not having to “deal with all the emotion that goes into a game like that?” “Zero,” Self said after the Jayhawks’ 81-72 Big 12 semifinal loss to Baylor in Sprint Center. Baylor will meet Missouri in today’s 5 p.m. final. “I would rather be playing Saturday regardless of who we would be playing against, whether it be Texas or Missouri,” Self added. “But I didn’t come over here thinking about the rivalry or anything like that. What we were trying

to do was just win and focus on whatever would be the case tomorrow. So we had two epic games with them this year. Two epic games. And it’s unfortunate it (rivalry) is going to end.” Junior Travis Releford said, “No,” when asked if he was especially disappointed KU would not be meeting MU in the final. “We just wanted to win today. It would have been nice, though,” he added. O

One or two seed?: Self said he did not know if KU would receive a No. 1 or 2 seed in the NCAA Tournament on Sunday. “We hurt ourselves tonight if our goal is to be a No. 1 seed,” he said. It’s believed KU will play first- and secondround games in Omaha, Neb., on Friday and (if KU wins the first game) Sunday. After that, KU could

still land a spot in the regional in St. Louis. Phoenix has been listed as another possibility. “I don’t know if it’s an advantage or not to play in St. Louis,” Self said. “We’d have to win two games to play in St. Louis. If we win two games, I couldn’t care less where we play.” O

Taylor makes cut: KU senior Tyshawn Taylor on Friday was named one of five finalists for the Bob Cousy Award, which goes to the country’s top point guard. There had been controversy when Taylor was left off the organization’s midseason watch list. Other finalists: Isaiah Canaan, Murray State; Matthew Dellavedova, Saint Mary’s; Damian Lillard, Weber State and Kendall Marshall, North Carolina. “I’m glad I’m on the list. I’m glad they noticed

me. Those are some good point guards,” Taylor said. O

Stats, facts: KU is 4-4 this season when trailing at halftime, including an 0-2 mark at Sprint Center. ... KU had won seven straight games in the Big 12 tourney. ... KU is 18-3 against Baylor and 10-2 under Self. ... Kansas went on a 20-5 run during an eightminute stretch in the second half, which turned an 11-point Baylor lead into a two-point Jayhawk advantage. ... A total of four Jayhawks (Thomas Robinson, Jeff Withey, Taylor and Elijah Johnson) were in double-digits, marking the 14th time KU has had at least four players with 10 or more points in a game. ... Taylor’s 20 points moved him into sole possession of 19th place on the KU all-time scoring list, passing Tony Guy and Bud Stallworth with his 1,503 career points.



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Ex-KU star Hoag dies By Tom Keegan

games of the season. But there were a few guesses. “We saw all the advertisements coming into the tournament, ‘It’s gonna be Kansas versus Missouri,’” Heslip said. “We used that as motivation. When we got that first win (against Kansas State on Thursday), we were playing with a different mind-set, and we were confident.” Jackson’s answer was simpler. “We know what time of year it is,” he said. Baylor (27-6) will face Missouri (29-4) at 5 tonight for the tourney title.

Charlie Hoag, a football star and member of the 1952 national-championship basketball team at Kansas University, died Thursday at the age of 81 at KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Hoag, 81, was born in Oak Park, Ill., and spent his final years in Lawrence after moving from Topeka. An All-Big Seven halfback in 1950 and 1952, Hoag tore a knee ligament in a football game at Kansas State during his senior year, an injury that also ended his basketball career. H o a g contributed nine points and four rebounds off the bench Hoag in the ’52 title-game victory against St. John’s. He and six KU teammates played on the United States gold-medal-winning Olympic basketball team in 1952. “We won the national championship in 1952, and my senior year (1953) we got beat by one point (against Indiana) for the national championship, and we all knew that if Charlie had played we would have had another national championship,” teammate Al Kelley said Friday from his Sprint Center seat. “Charlie was known throughout the Big Seven for his quickness, desire to win. He was really a competitive giant, respected by all of his teammates as well as other teams.” An Olympic gold medalist and national champion in basketball, Hoag was known as an even better football player. Hoag was captain of the football team as a senior. “In those days, they couldn’t repair the ligament injury he had,” former KU basketball star and assistant coach Jerry Waugh said. “In my opinion, he would have had a great career in professional football. He was about 6-foot-3, 190 pounds and had great speed, great quickness. He wasn’t as skilled at basketball, but he was just a wonderful athlete and therefore was part of a team that won a national championship.” After retiring from the insurance business in Topeka, Hoag eventually moved to Lawrence, where he enjoyed watching his grandson Chase Hoag play basketball for Free State High.

he made four of six with Travis Releford on him most of the time. Kansas had battled back from a 14-point deficit to take a two-point lead when Heslip’s three-pointer with 9:07 put Baylor up, 59-58. The Bears never trailed again, and it was two more daggers from Heslip, with 2:06 and 1:18, that cut the deepest. After one of them, on which Releford left him to help out, team leader Tyshawn KANSAS COACH BILL SELF CALLS FOR THE Taylor, who didn’t have JAYHAWKS TO FOUL a Baylor player with little time any trouble remembering remaining. the scouting report, gave Releford an earful. energy. Let them pass it a long-range shooter. Deny “The whole deal on wherever they want to. him from catching the ball, Heslip is the most we’re Never dictate a tempo and don’t leave him alone to ever going to leave him is defensively. Crappy traps help elsewhere. to bluff at the ball and get on the post. Couldn’t reIn the first two KUback to him,” Self said. “We member scouting report.” Baylor games, Elijah made two critical mistakes. The scouting report on Johnson was on him Critical. But you can’t just Heslip is not a complicated much of the time. In two put it on Travis, because one. He’s not as quick as games, Heslip was able to maybe if we got through most Big 12 guards, not as get off four three-pointers the back screen — I’ve got strong, not as versatile. He’s and made one. On Friday, to watch the tape — maybe

if we got through the back screen quicker on the backscreen/fade-screen play they ran, maybe we could have released and got to the shooter quicker. I don’t know. I’ll have to watch the tape. But that definitely went against the scouting report.” What did Baylor do to get him so open? “I guess ran back screens and had us help a little bit and that gave him space,” Releford said. “We gave him space we shouldn’t have given him.” Self has made a nice living on getting quick players to play rugged defense. He knows there is no secret to what makes this team click and what makes it vulnerable. “We gotta guard,” Self said. “We don’t guard. Let’s just call it like it is. We don’t guard. This has to be a team that makes other people play poorly.”

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BAYLOR FORWARD PERRY JONES III ROARS AFTER AN ALLEY-OOP DUNK during the first half. The Bears beat Kansas, 81-72, in a Big 12 tournament semifinal on Friday in Kansas City, Mo.

Baylor bomber’s treys sink KU By Matt Tait

KANSAS CITY, MO. — It might not have been a career night for Baylor guard Brady Heslip in the box score, but it definitely was as important a night as he ever had experienced. After attempting just five shots and making one during a combined 44 minutes of playing time in his first two match-ups with Kansas University this season — both Baylor losses — the 6-foot-2 gunner from Burlington, Ontario, made four of seven shots Friday night, including four of six from three-point range, to help the fourth-seeded Bears knock off top-seeded Kansas, 81-72, at Sprint Center. Heslip finished with 12 points in 33 minutes, a modest line by most standards, but the triples he made proved to be backbreaking for Kansas (276), including two daggers during the game’s final three minutes. The first, a bomb from the left wing, pushed Baylor’s lead from 67-64 to 70-64 with 2:06 to play. The next, a pure swish from the opposite wing, gave the Bears’ a 73-66 lead with 1:18 remaining. After each, Heslip responded with a move Jayhawk fans have seen from KU senior Tyshawn Taylor more than a few times this season — right hand makes a circle with index finger and thumb, leaving


KANSAS CENTER JEFF WITHEY CAN’T BLOCK a three-pointer from Baylor guard Brady Heslip late in the second half. three fingers in the air and a perfect frame for an assassin’s eye. “I’ve seen him do that in practice before,” Baylor big man Perry Jones III said. “Sometimes he gets a little excited.” Asked about the celebratory gesture that, until Friday, had been for his teammates’ eyes only, Heslip shrugged. “I was just caught up in the game,” he said. “I just had to throw it up one time. I went double after the second one. It was just an amazing environment and an incredible experi-

shoot it. In those blowouts, Kansas played to the scouting report prepared by coaches, intimidated CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1B Baylor with physical play and kept the Bears in Jayhawks. Take away that retreat mode. advantage, and KU’s not Baylor coach Scott one of the first teams that Drew, primarily a zone comes to mind when talk- man since using a 2-3 ing about threats to win defense out of the blue the national championship. in knocking Kansas out “If we can’t make of the Big 12 tournament other teams play bad, three years ago, had a then we’re not going to surprise in store again for advance very far in the Kansas and used a manNCAA Tournament,” to-man defense for the ninth-year Kansas coach entire game. Bill Self said after his That didn’t explain why team came up flatter than Kansas left its identity in Jack “Smack” Harry’s the locker room for this buzz cut. “And we cerone. It didn’t explain why tainly didn’t make Baylor Kansas defenders didn’t play poorly at all.” make it difficult for the Not this time. In LawBears to get good shots. rence and Waco, Kansas “The thing that was kept big man Perry Jones most disappointing to III from getting near the me, I thought we played hoop and barely allowed a style that is just good shooter Brady Heslip to enough to get your butt catch the ball, much less beat,” Self said. “Average

ence, especially against a great team like Kansas.” While Heslip’s smooth shooting and clutch jumpers proved to be crucial in BU’s victory, the Canadian hardly operated alone. Six Bears scored in double figures, including Jones, a likely lottery pick, who paced Baylor with 18 points and seven rebounds. “We’re way better when everybody plays together,” Jones said. Added point guard Pierre Jackson, who scored 13 points and dished seven assists: “Once we all are

clicking like that, we’re hard to beat.” Jackson assisted on the second of Heslip’s daggers, and junior A.J. Walton (12 points, six rebounds) picked up the assist on the first. Baylor finished with 16 assists and just nine turnovers. “Whenever Brady puts a shot up, we all think it’s going in,” Jackson said. “So I’m glad he had the confidence to (shoot). I’m glad he hit both of those threes. We needed them.” It’s hard to say exactly why the Bears picked now to reveal two of their best



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NBA EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division Philadelphia Boston New York New Jersey Toronto

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GB — 5 71⁄2 201⁄2 241⁄2

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Str L-1 L-2 W-1 W-2 W-2

Southeast Division Miami Orlando Atlanta Washington Charlotte

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L 9 15 17 29 33

Central Division Chicago Indiana Milwaukee Cleveland Detroit

W 33 23 16 15 14

L 9 14 24 23 26

Home 16-8 16-8 11-9 4-13 7-13

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Str L-1 W-1 L-1 L-1 L-2

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Northwest Division Oklahoma City Denver Minnesota Utah Portland

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Pacific Division L.A. Clippers L.A. Lakers Phoenix Golden State Sacramento

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How former Jayhawks fared Cole Aldrich, Okla. City Did not play (coach’s decision). Nick Collison, Okla. City Pts: 2. FGs: 1-2. FTs: 0-0. Drew Gooden, Milwaukee Pts: 12. FGs: 4-12. FTs: 4-6. Xavier Henry, New Orleans Pts: 12. FGs: 4-14. FTs: 4-4. Kirk Hinrich, Atlanta Pts: 9. FGs: 3-5. FTs: 2-2. Paul Pierce, Boston Pts: 22. FGs: 7-13. FTs: 6-7.

Friday’s games New Jersey 83, Charlotte 74 Philadelphia 104, Utah 91 Boston 104, Portland 86 Detroit 86, Atlanta 85 Cleveland 96, Oklahoma City 90 L.A. Lakers 105, Minnesota 102 L.A. Clippers 120, San Antonio 108 Milwaukee 119, New York 114 Denver 110, New Orleans 97 Sacramento 110, Dallas 97

Today’s games Portland at Washington, 6 p.m. Toronto at Detroit, 6:30 p.m. Indiana at Miami, 6:30 p.m. Utah at Chicago, 7 p.m. Charlotte at Oklahoma City, 7 p.m. New Orleans at Minnesota, 7 p.m. Houston at New Jersey, 7 p.m. Memphis at Phoenix, 8 p.m. Dallas at Golden State, 9:30 p.m.

Sunday’s games Philadelphia at New York, 11 a.m. Boston at L.A. Lakers, 2:30 p.m. Houston at Cleveland, 5 p.m. Milwaukee at Toronto, 5 p.m. Indiana at Orlando, 5 p.m. Memphis at Denver, 7 p.m. Atlanta at Sacramento, 8 p.m. Golden State at L.A. Clippers, 8:30 p.m.

Team stats Team Offense Denver Miami Oklahoma City San Antonio Portland L.A. Clippers Chicago Minnesota Golden State Houston Utah New York Milwaukee Sacramento Indiana Phoenix Philadelphia Memphis Dallas Cleveland L.A. Lakers Orlando Washington Atlanta New Jersey Boston Toronto Detroit New Orleans Charlotte Team Defense Philadelphia Chicago Boston Dallas Atlanta Orlando L.A. Lakers Memphis Indiana New Orleans Toronto Miami Portland San Antonio New York Detroit L.A. Clippers Oklahoma City Minnesota Phoenix Houston Utah Milwaukee Cleveland New Jersey Golden State Charlotte Denver Washington Sacramento

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Avg 104.0 102.9 102.3 99.4 98.1 97.8 97.7 97.6 97.5 97.1 96.8 96.3 95.6 95.4 95.2 94.8 94.4 94.3 94.1 94.1 94.0 93.9 93.5 93.3 92.7 90.5 90.0 89.0 88.2 87.2

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Pts 3483 3717 3412 3746 3570 3759 3576 3493 3409 3649 3651 3658 3677 3622 3723 3731 3542 3754 3854 3771 3885 3704 3826 3644 3982 3603 3724 4055 3867 4001

Avg 87.1 88.5 89.8 91.4 91.5 91.7 91.7 91.9 92.1 93.6 93.6 93.8 94.3 95.3 95.5 95.7 95.7 96.3 96.4 96.7 97.1 97.5 98.1 98.5 99.6 100.1 100.6 101.4 101.8 102.6

Leaders Scoring

G Bryant, LAL 39 Durant, OKC 39 James, MIA 38 Love, MIN 37 Westbrook, OKC 39 Rose, CHI 32 D. Williams, NJN 39 Wade, MIA 30 Ellis, GOL 35 Aldridge, POR 37 Griffin, LAC 37 Howard, ORL 41 Nowitzki, DAL 37 Paul, LAC 32 Parker, SAN 37 Jefferson, UTA 35 Gay, MEM 38 Rebounds

Roundup Clippers 120, Spurs 108 SAN ANTONIO — Chris Paul had 36 points and 11 assists, Mo Williams scored a season-high 33 off the bench, and Los Angeles defeated San Antonio. It was the Clippers’ first victory in San Antonio in a decade, and a three-point barrage led by Williams is what finally snapped their 17-game skid here. Williams was 7 of 9 from behind the arc, including consecutive makes in the fourth that deflated the Spurs. Manu Ginobili led the Spurs with 22 points. Tony Parker missed just his second game this season with a sore thigh, depriving the game of an AllStar matchup with Paul.

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76ers 104, Jazz 91 PHILADELPHIA — Lou Williams and Thaddeus Young scored 21 points each, lifting Philadelphia past Utah. Evan Turner had 16 Home Away Conf points and 12 rebounds, 17-2 13-7 23-4 Jrue Holiday also scored 16 13-7 13-8 20-10 points, and Andre Iguodala 12-6 11-11 18-10 added 10 points, 10 assists 6-15 3-14 6-19 and seven rebounds for 3-15 2-18 4-25 the Sixers, who followed Wednesday’s 32-point victory over the Boston CeltHome Away Conf ics with another impressive performance. 15-3 18-6 23-7 Young returned with a 11-5 12-9 15-11 strong performance fol10-9 6-15 12-15 lowing a one-game ab8-12 7-11 8-17 sence due to an upper re11-11 3-15 10-18 spiratory illness.


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G Howard, ORL 41 Love, MIN 37 Bynum, LAL 35 Cousins, SAC 37 Griffin, LAC 37 Gortat, PHX 39 Gasol, LAL 39 Humphries, NJN 37 Noah, CHI 41 Monroe, DET 39

FG 406 387 388 307 348 257 290 256 291 328 319 320 268 231 275 289 293

FT 255 251 247 265 199 160 202 156 142 142 153 217 168 126 163 89 107

PTS AVG 1120 28.7 1096 28.1 1053 27.7 942 25.5 930 23.8 720 22.5 874 22.4 671 22.4 770 22.0 799 21.6 792 21.4 857 20.9 744 20.1 632 19.8 722 19.5 667 19.1 724 19.1

OFF 156 154 117 170 121 107 117 135 160 162

DEF 461 355 327 253 294 308 291 252 267 236

TOT 617 509 444 423 415 415 408 387 427 398

AVG 15.0 13.8 12.7 11.4 11.2 10.6 10.5 10.5 10.4 10.2

UTAH (91) Howard 0-6 2-4 2, Millsap 4-9 7-8 15, Jefferson 6-14 2-2 14, Harris 4-6 2-2 10, Bell 1-5 0-0 2, Watson 3-8 0-0 7, Favors 7-11 0-0 14, Hayward 5-7 2-2 13, Kanter 0-1 0-0 0, Miles 2-10 3-4 8, Evans 0-2 0-0 0, Burks 2-5 2-2 6. Totals 34-84 20-24 91. PHILADELPHIA (104) Iguodala 5-5 0-0 10, Brand 4-13 0-0 8, Battie 2-3 0-0 4, Holiday 7-11 0-1 16, Turner 7-12 2-2 16, Williams 6-10 8-10 21, Vucevic 2-5 2-4 6, Young 8-17 5-8 21, Meeks 0-2 2-2 2, Allen 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 41-78 19-27 104. Utah 27 20 21 23— 91 Philadelphia 25 24 29 26—104 3-Point Goals-Utah 3-11 (Watson 1-1, Hayward 1-1, Miles 1-5, Millsap 0-1, Harris 0-1, Bell 0-2), Philadelphia 3-7 (Holiday 2-2, Williams 1-2, Turner 0-1, Meeks 0-2). Fouled OutNone. Rebounds-Utah 46 (Millsap 9), Philadelphia 53 (Turner 12). AssistsUtah 15 (Watson 5), Philadelphia 26 (Iguodala 10). Total Fouls-Utah 20, Philadelphia 15. Technicals-Utah Bench, Philadelphia defensive three second. A-18,512 (20,318).

Nets 83, Bobcats 74 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kris Humphries had 20 points and 15 rebounds, and New Jersey overcame an injury to Deron Williams to defeat Charlotte. Anthony Morrow scored all 17 of his points in the fourth quarter to help the Nets break open a tight game. Williams, who scored a career-high and franchiserecord 57 points on this same floor Sunday night against the Bobcats, left in the second quarter with a sore right calf and did not return. NEW JERSEY (83) Stevenson 2-4 0-0 6, Humphries 7-15 6-8 20, She.Williams 2-4 2-2 6, D.Williams 3-8 0-1 7, Brooks 3-11 2-4 8, Petro 0-4 0-0 0, Morrow 6-14 4-4 17, Green 4-9 0-1 8, Farmar 3-12 5-6 11, Gaines 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 30-83 19-26 83. CHARLOTTE (74) Maggette 8-16 3-4 19, Thomas 3-7 0-0 6, Biyombo 4-10 3-4 11, Augustin 2-7 2-3 6, Henderson 2-13 2-2 7, White 3-4 0-0 6, Walker 1-6 1-2 3, Mullens 0-8 0-0 0, Brown 1-2 0-0 2, R.Williams 2-5 1-4 5, Najera 4-8 0-2 9. Totals 30-86 12-21 74. New Jersey 23 16 21 23—83 Charlotte 15 20 24 15—74 3-Point Goals-New Jersey 4-22 (Stevenson 2-4, D.Williams 1-4, Morrow 1-5, Brooks 0-2, Green 0-3, Farmar 0-4), Charlotte 2-11 (Henderson 1-1, Najera 1-3, Maggette 0-1, Augustin 0-2, Walker 0-2, R.Williams 0-2). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-New Jersey 67 (Humphries 15), Charlotte 58 (Biyombo 11). AssistsNew Jersey 17 (Farmar 7), Charlotte 17 (Augustin 8). Total Fouls-New Jersey 15, Charlotte 17. Technicals-Thomas. A-14,672 (19,077).

Celtics 104, Trail Blazers 86 BOSTON — Paul Pierce and Ray Allen each scored 22 points, and Boston rebounded from a lopsided loss and handed one to Portland. The win came after Boston lost by 32 points at Atlantic Division-leading Philadelphia on Wednesday, its worst setback in more than six years. Kevin Garnett grabbed seven defensive rebounds to move into second place on the NBA’s career list with defensive rebounds since the league started keeping the stat in 1973-74. He has 10,122 and moved ahead of Robert Parish (10,117). Karl Malone holds the top spot with 11,406. PORTLAND (86) Wallace 1-7 0-0 2, Aldridge 8-11 6-8 22, Camby 2-7 1-3 5, Felton 2-5 2-2 8, Batum 3-8 2-2 9, Matthews 3-11 4-4 10, Przybilla 0-1 0-0 0, Crawford 3-4 1-2 8, C.Smith 2-2 0-0 4, Thomas 0-3 0-0 0, Babbitt 3-7 2-2 10, N.Smith 2-3 0-0 4, C.Johnson 2-3 0-0 4. Totals 31-72 18-23 86. BOSTON (104) Pierce 7-13 6-7 22, Bass 4-11 0-0 8, Garnett 5-5 0-0 10, Rondo 4-9 0-1 8, Allen 8-12 2-2 22, Stiemsma 0-9 1-2 1, Pavlovic 4-8 1-2 10, Dooling 2-5 0-0 4, Bradley 5-7 2-3 12, J.Johnson 1-5 0-0 2, Daniels 0-2 0-0 0, Moore 2-2 0-0 5. Totals 42-88 12-17 104. Portland 17 13 24 32— 86 Boston 27 38 23 16—104 3-Point Goals-Portland 6-15 (Babbitt 2-2, Felton 2-3, Crawford 1-1, Batum 1-2, Wallace 0-2, Matthews 0-5), Boston 8-18 (Allen 4-7, Pierce 2-5, Moore 1-1, Pavlovic 1-3, Dooling 0-2). Fouled Out-Stiemsma. Rebounds-Portland 62 (Camby 10), Boston 35 (Garnett 8). Assists-Portland 12 (Felton 4), Boston 27 (Rondo, Bradley 5). Total FoulsPortland 19, Boston 22. TechnicalsPierce. A-18,624 (18,624).

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OKLAHOMA CITY’S NICK COLLISON, RIGHT, draws a foul from Cleveland’s Ramon Sessions. Former Kansas University standout Collison had two points and six rebounds in the Thunder’s 96-90 loss Friday night in Oklahoma City. Pistons 86, Hawks 85 AUBURN HILLS, MICH. — Tayshaun Prince made a driving left-handed shot with 24.3 seconds remaining, and Detroit held on to beat Atlanta. Detroit wasted a 12-point fourth-quarter lead and trailed by one after Jeff Teague’s layup with 36.6 seconds to play, but Prince answered and Atlanta’s Joe Johnson missed a contested shot from the left corner in the final seconds. Josh Smith came up with the rebound for the Hawks and sank a fadeaway that was immediately waived off for coming after the buzzer. The call was upheld after a video review.

Lakers 105, Timberwolves 102 MINNEAPOLIS — Kobe Bryant scored 34 points, and Andrew Bynum added 26 points and 10 rebounds to lift Los Angeles past Minnesota. Bynum dominated the smaller Wolves down low and Bryant made four free throws in the final 16 seconds for the Lakers, who beat the Timberwolves for the 18th straight time. Derrick Williams had 22 points and 10 rebounds and Nikola Pekovic had 25 points and 13 boards for the Wolves, who found out less than 30 minutes before the game that leading scorer and rebounder Kevin Love could not play because of back spasms.

ATLANTA (85) Williams 5-11 2-3 16, Smith 8-19 4-8 21, Pachulia 0-3 2-2 2, Teague 2-5 0-0 4, J.Johnson 6-12 5-5 18, I.Johnson 5-7 0-2 10, McGrady 0-2 0-0 0, Hinrich 3-5 2-2 9, Pargo 1-6 0-0 3, Radmanovic 1-2 0-0 2, Dampier 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 31-73 15-22 85. DETROIT (86) Prince 7-14 2-2 17, Maxiell 9-11 1-3 19, Monroe 10-14 0-2 20, Knight 2-5 2-2 6, Stuckey 4-7 3-5 11, Gordon 1-7 1-1 3, Wallace 0-0 0-0 0, Wilkins 0-3 0-0 0, Jerebko 5-7 0-0 10. Totals 38-68 9-15 86. Atlanta 27 23 12 23—85 Detroit 24 17 26 19—86 3-Point Goals-Atlanta 8-19 (Williams 4-7, Hinrich 1-1, Pargo 1-2, Smith 1-2, J.Johnson 1-5, Radmanovic 0-1, McGrady 0-1), Detroit 1-8 (Prince 1-2, Gordon 0-1, Stuckey 0-1, Jerebko 0-2, Knight 0-2). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Atlanta 35 (Smith 7), Detroit 50 (Maxiell 12). Assists-Atlanta 19 (J.Johnson 4), Detroit 23 (Stuckey 7). Total Fouls-Atlanta 17, Detroit 22. Technicals-Detroit defensive three second. A-15,503 (22,076).

L.A. LAKERS (105) World Peace 2-6 4-5 9, Gasol 6-10 0-0 12, Bynum 11-15 4-8 26, Fisher 3-8 0-0 9, Bryant 11-26 10-10 34, Blake 1-3 0-0 2, Murphy 0-0 0-0 0, Barnes 3-7 2-2 8, McRoberts 2-4 1-2 5, Kapono 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 39-82 21-27 105. MINNESOTA (102) Johnson 4-8 0-0 11, Williams 9-19 3-5 22, Pekovic 8-14 9-10 25, Rubio 5-12 4-5 15, Ridnour 4-11 0-0 10, Webster 0-3 2-4 2, Beasley 6-10 2-2 15, Milicic 1-2 0-0 2, Tolliver 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 37-81 20-26 102. L.A. Lakers 21 28 29 27—105 Minnesota 33 25 20 24—102 3-Point Goals-L.A. Lakers 6-18 (Fisher 3-6, Bryant 2-6, World Peace 1-3, Kapono 0-1, Blake 0-1, Barnes 0-1), Minnesota 8-20 (Johnson 3-5, Ridnour 2-5, Beasley 1-1, Rubio 1-2, Williams 1-3, Tolliver 0-2, Webster 0-2). Fouled OutNone. Rebounds-L.A. Lakers 52 (Gasol 11), Minnesota 47 (Pekovic 13). AssistsL.A. Lakers 22 (Blake 5), Minnesota 19 (Rubio 10). Total Fouls-L.A. Lakers 16, Minnesota 20. Technicals-Blake, L.A. Lakers defensive three second, Rubio. A-20,164 (19,356).

Cavaliers 96, Thunder 90 OKLAHOMA CITY — Antawn Jamison scored 21 points, and Kyrie Irving orchestrated a decisive run in the final three minutes as Cleveland snapped Oklahoma City’s 14-game home winning streak. The Cavaliers scored their first consecutive road wins of the season by turning the normally fast-breaking Thunder into a half-court team. Oklahoma City converted only three transition baskets until trying to make a dramatic comeback in the final minute. Neither team led by more than five until the final minute, when the Cavaliers were putting the finishing touches on a 12-0 run spearheaded by Irving. Irving drove for a pair of layups to put Cleveland ahead. CLEVELAND (96) Gee 5-11 1-2 12, Jamison 9-25 2-3 21, Hollins 4-6 3-3 11, Irving 4-12 1-2 9, Parker 6-8 1-2 14, Thompson 2-8 1-2 5, Sessions 4-9 2-2 10, Gibson 2-3 3-4 9, Samuels 1-3 0-0 2, Casspi 1-6 1-4 3. Totals 38-91 15-24 96. OKLAHOMA CITY (90) Durant 9-18 4-6 23, Ibaka 6-8 1-1 13, Perkins 3-4 0-4 6, Westbrook 8-17 2-2 19, Cook 1-6 0-0 3, Collison 1-2 0-0 2, Harden 5-10 3-4 15, Ivey 1-1 0-0 3, Mohammed 1-4 0-0 2, Jackson 2-6 0-0 4. Totals 37-76 10-17 90. Cleveland 26 23 20 27—96 Oklahoma City 27 24 18 21—90 3-Point Goals-Cleveland 5-17 (Gibson 2-3, Parker 1-1, Gee 1-3, Jamison 1-6, Irving 0-1, Casspi 0-3), Oklahoma City 6-24 (Harden 2-5, Ivey 1-1, Westbrook 1-2, Cook 1-6, Durant 1-7, Jackson 0-3). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Cleveland 62 (Jamison, Thompson, Gee 8), Oklahoma City 46 (Durant 8). AssistsCleveland 19 (Irving 12), Oklahoma City 20 (Durant 8). Total Fouls-Cleveland 17, Oklahoma City 22. A-18,203 (18,203).

Bucks 119, Knicks 114 MILWAUKEE — Ersan Ilyasova scored 26 points, including a critical putback in the final minute, and Milwaukee held on for a victory over New York. Brandon Jennings and Mike Dunleavy added 25 points each for the Bucks, who were coming off a last-second loss at home to Chicago on Wednesday. Amar’e Stoudemire had 27 points and 11 rebounds for the Knicks, who have lost four straight and seven of their past 10. Carmelo Anthony had 22 points, while Jeremy Lin had 20 points and 13 assists, with four steals and five turnovers. The game had some significance to the Eastern Conference playoff picture. NEW YORK (114) Anthony 7-17 7-10 22, Fields 9-12 0-0 18, Stoudemire 11-15 5-6 27, Lin 8-14 3-5 20, Smith 1-3 0-0 3, Novak 4-8 0-0 11, Shumpert 0-1 0-0 0, Davis 4-10 0-0 9, Harrellson 2-3 0-0 4. Totals 46-83 15-21 114. MILWAUKEE (119) Harris 0-2 0-0 0, Ilyasova 9-13 6-7 26, Gooden 4-12 4-6 12, Jennings 9-18 3-4 25, Delfino 5-9 0-0 14, Dunleavy 10-16 2-2 25, Livingston 0-2 0-0 0, Sanders 4-9 1-2 9, Udrih 3-7 0-0 6, Mbah a Moute 1-5 0-0 2. Totals 45-93 16-21 119. New York 34 31 18 31—114 Milwaukee 36 25 32 26—119 3-Point Goals-New York 7-17 (Novak 3-6, Smith 1-1, Anthony 1-2, Lin 1-2, Davis 1-3, Harrellson 0-1, Fields 0-1, Shumpert 0-1), Milwaukee 13-26 (Delfino 4-6, Jennings 4-7, Dunleavy 3-6, Ilyasova 2-3, Harris 0-1, Udrih 0-1, Gooden 0-2). Fouled Out-Stoudemire. Rebounds-New York 46 (Stoudemire 11), Milwaukee 50 (Sanders 11). Assists-New York 29 (Lin 13), Milwaukee 30 (Jennings 10). Total Fouls-New York 22, Milwaukee 16. A-18,717 (18,717).

L.A. CLIPPERS (120) Butler 5-8 4-4 14, Griffin 7-14 1-3 15, Jordan 0-1 2-4 2, Paul 12-20 9-9 36, Foye 5-12 2-2 15, Evans 1-2 0-0 2, Williams 12-19 2-2 33, Simmons 1-6 0-0 3, Bledsoe 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 43-84 20-24 120. SAN ANTONIO (108) Jefferson 2-5 4-4 8, Duncan 7-13 3-11 17, Blair 3-4 0-0 6, Neal 5-10 7-10 18, Green 6-13 0-0 16, Ginobili 6-10 6-6 22, Bonner 2-9 0-0 5, Anderson 1-2 0-0 2, Leonard 4-6 0-0 10, Splitter 2-5 0-1 4, Joseph 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 38-78 20-32 108. L.A. Clippers 33 31 30 26—120 San Antonio 34 22 34 18—108 3-Point Goals-L.A. Clippers 14-27 (Williams 7-9, Paul 3-6, Foye 3-7, Simmons 1-3, Bledsoe 0-1, Butler 0-1), San Antonio 12-30 (Ginobili 4-6, Green 4-7, Leonard 2-2, Neal 1-5, Bonner 1-6, Anderson 0-1, Joseph 0-1, Jefferson 0-2). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-L.A. Clippers 52 (Evans 13), San Antonio 45 (Bonner, Leonard 6). Assists-L.A. Clippers 20 (Paul 11), San Antonio 22 (Ginobili 6). Total Fouls-L.A. Clippers 23, San Antonio 21. Technicals-Evans, Paul, San Antonio defensive three second. A-18,581 (18,797).

Nuggets 110, Hornets 97 DENVER — Arron Afflalo scored 28 points, Al Harrington had 20, and Denver pulled away for a victory over New Orleans. Nene added 12 points and Ty Lawson had 11 points to go with 10 assists for the Nuggets, who have won five of six since the All-Star break. Lance Thomas scored 18 points to lead the Hornets, who lost their fourth in a row. Jarret Jack added 17 points and Xavier Henry and Marco Belinelli had 12 points apiece for New Orleans. NEW ORLEANS (97) Ariza 2-6 4-4 8, Ayon 3-3 0-0 6, Kaman 5-9 0-0 10, Jack 7-14 2-2 17, Belinelli 4-12 2-2 12, Thomas 3-6 12-14 18, Henry 4-14 4-4 12, Foote 2-3 0-0 4, Vasquez 0-2 2-2 2, Aminu 3-3 1-4 8. Totals 33-72 27-32 97. DENVER (110) Brewer 2-5 2-2 6, Faried 4-5 1-2 9, Nene 5-8 2-2 12, Lawson 3-7 5-6 11, Afflalo 9-13 6-6 28, Harrington 8-16 3-6 20, Gallinari 3-10 2-4 9, Miller 3-4 1-2 7, Andersen 3-3 0-2 6, Hamilton 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 41-73 22-32 110. New Orleans 26 20 25 26— 97 Denver 32 18 29 31—110 3-Point Goals-New Orleans 4-11 (Belinelli 2-6, Aminu 1-1, Jack 1-2, Vasquez 0-1, Henry 0-1), Denver 6-23 (Afflalo 4-7, Gallinari 1-5, Harrington 1-6, Miller 0-1, Brewer 0-1, Hamilton 0-1, Lawson 0-2). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-New Orleans 45 (Kaman, Thomas, Aminu, Henry 5), Denver 41 (Harrington 10). Assists-New Orleans 23 (Vasquez 8), Denver 33 (Lawson 10). Total Fouls-New Orleans 22, Denver 25. Technicals-Belinelli, New Orleans defensive three second. A-19,155 (19,155).

Kings 110, Mavericks 97 SACRAMENTO, CALIF. — Tyreke Evans and Marcus Thornton each scored 17 points to help Sacramento end a 10-game losing streak against Dallas. Rookie Isaiah Thomas added 14 points, including three 3-pointers in the third quarter, for the Kings, who last beat Dallas on Jan. 11, 1999. The worst of those losses came in the first meeting earlier this season when the defending champion Mavericks won 99-60 in Dallas. DALLAS (97) Marion 7-12 0-0 14, Nowitzki 5-13 3-3 13, Mahinmi 5-8 2-3 12, Kidd 2-8 0-0 6, Carter 0-5 0-0 0, Odom 2-7 0-0 4, Terry 10-18 0-0 23, Williams 3-3 1-2 7, Beaubois 1-6 3-4 5, Cardinal 1-1 0-0 3, Jones 3-3 1-2 7, Yi 0-2 3-4 3. Totals 39-86 13-18 97. SACRAMENTO (110) Evans 6-15 4-4 17, Greene 4-6 2-2 11, Cousins 6-11 3-3 15, Thomas 5-8 0-0 14, Thornton 6-9 4-4 17, Salmons 5-8 0-0 10, Thompson 2-7 0-0 4, Garcia 4-9 0-0 10, Fredette 3-8 0-0 8, Hayes 2-3 0-0 4, Whiteside 0-1 0-0 0, Honeycutt 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 43-85 13-13 110. Dallas 22 22 28 25— 97 Sacramento 31 23 34 22—110 3-Point Goals-Dallas 6-22 (Terry 3-6, Kidd 2-7, Cardinal 1-1, Beaubois 0-1, Marion 0-1, Yi 0-1, Carter 0-2, Odom 0-3), Sacramento 11-27 (Thomas 4-6, Garcia 2-4, Fredette 2-7, Greene 1-2, Evans 1-3, Thornton 1-3, Salmons 0-2). Fouled Out-None. Rebounds-Dallas 52 (Nowitzki 9), Sacramento 42 (Evans 9). Assists-Dallas 21 (Beaubois, Kidd 4), Sacramento 25 (Cousins, Thomas 5). Total Fouls-Dallas 17, Sacramento 16. A-16,857 (17,317).



1000 Connecticut St. Tony Cash, pastor .......................913-772-8337 Sabbath School ............................... 9:20 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m. For information call ...........................843-6383

Lawrence Hampton Inn Jerry Porter, pastor ...........................331-4673 Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:45 a.m. Sunday Evening Worship ................... 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Evening Service ............... 7:00 p.m.



647 Maple St. P.O. Box 923 Lawrence, KS 66044-0923 Pastor Donald A. Baker ................913-758-1028 Sunday School.................................9:30 a.m. Morning Worship........................... 11:00 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study .....................6:30 p.m.


900 New York Street ..........................841-0847 Rev. Verdell Taylor ...........................865-1589 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 6:30 p.m.



2140 SW Hodges Rd., Topeka ........785-273-4619 Traditional Worship, Faith & Practice 1928 Book of Common Prayer Services ..Sunday at 10:00 a.m. & Wed. 5:30 p.m. Father Gerald Parks...


CALVARY TEMPLE ASSEMBLY OF GOD Louisiana at 29th St. Terr. Pastor Marshall Lackrone...................842-6463 Sunday Morning Worship ..................10:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Sunday School........... 9:30 a.m. Sunday Evening Service .................... 6:30 p.m. Monday Night New Converts Class ....... 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study ............. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Youth Meetings................ 6:30 p.m.


3200 Clinton Parkway ........................843-7189 Rev. Rick Burwick, Pastor SATURDAY Men’s Breakfast and Meeting .............. 8:00 a.m. Hispanic Service ................................ 6:00 p.m. SUNDAY AM Worship Service; Kids Count Children’s Ministry; Nursery Care ........10:00 a.m. L.I.F.E. Classes for all ages; Nursery (Girls Ministry; Pioneer Club for boys; Jr. High class; electives for adults ........ 6:00 p.m. THURSDAY Youth Ministries .............................. 6:30 p.m.


800 Block of Main Street, Eudora ..........542-2182 Rev. Glenn H. Weld, Pastor MPV Prayer Meeting Saturday,............ 7:30 p.m. Sunday School ............................... .9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. Youth Alive Sunday .............................. 6 p.m. Children’s Church prior to sermon Sunday Evening Praise ...................... 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Service .......................... 7:00 p.m.


5th & Baker, Baldwin City ...................594-3045 Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Evening Worship ............................. 6:00 p.m. Wed. Evening Worship ...................... 7:00 p.m.


1225 Oak St., Perry, KS 66073 (located in Williamstown) Pastors Rick Burcham & Gary Pearson 785-597-5228. Sunday School .................... ............9:30 a.m. Morning Worship ............................10:30 a.m. Evening Service/Youth...................... .6:30 p.m. Wednesday Concert of Prayer ............. 6:30 p.m.



4824 Quail Crest Place Phone: (785) 843-2703 Worship Service ................. 10:00 a.m. Sundays Children’s Classes .....................1:00-3:00 p.m.



CORNERSTONE SOUTHERN BAPTIST CHURCH 802 West 22nd Terrace ......................843-0442 Sunday School ............................... .9:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship ..................10:45 a.m. Sunday Evening Service .................... 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Evening Service ....... ........6:30 p.m. Wednesday Children and Youth Activities ................................... 6:30 p.m.


146 Indian Ave. ................................841-7355 Elders: John Gaskin, Hubert White, John Morris Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Worship ......................... 11:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. Wednesday Activities........................ 6:30 p.m.


4300 West Sixth St. ...........................843-8167 Sunday Traditional Worship...................... 8:30 a.m. Bible Study for all ages ................. 9:30 a.m. Contemporary Worship.................10:45 a.m. Children’s Worship......................10:45 a.m. (except for 1st Sunday of month) Wednesday: Adult Prayer Time ........................ 6:00 p.m. Youth ....................................... 6:00 p.m. Children’s Programs (ages 4-12)...... 6:30 p.m. Adult Bible Study ......................... 6:30 p.m. Traditional Choir.......................... 6:30 p.m. Worship Team Choir ..................... 7:00 p.m.


1103 Main ......................................542-2734 Kevin Wood, Pastor Jeff Ingle, Youth Pastor Men’s Breakfast (1st Sat. of Month) ...... 8:00 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................10:15 a.m. Sunday Evening Prayer Time/Various Studies ................................................... 6:30 p.m. AWANA – (Children Kindergarten to 6th grade) ............................... Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. Students Night Out Together (SNOT) ................. ............................3rd Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Prayer Meeting ........... Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Youth Night, Nottingham Elementary Gym ................................................... 6:30 p.m. Women’s Fellowship Dinner Out ...................... ............................. 3rd Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Celebrate Recovery .................Fridays at 8 p.m.



505 Monterey Way John R. Scollon, correspondent ............841-5271 Prayer Meeting ............................... 9:00 a.m. Lord’s Supper ................................. 9:30 a.m. Sunday School ...............................11:00 a.m. Family Bible Hour ...........................11:55 a.m. Wednesday Night Fellowship .............. 6:15 p.m.


906 N 1464 Road ..............................843-3239 (Just South of the 1500 Road Exit on K-10 West) Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. A variety of weekly small groups are available!


1942 Massachusetts ..........................841-3437 Leo Barbee, Jr., Sr. Pastor..................841-3437 Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. Children’s Church – Nursery Wednesday Night Bible Study ................. 7 p.m. Classes for adults and youth. Child care provided.


BYZANTINE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY OF LAWRENCE 1631 Crescent Rd .......................620-778-2054 Rev. John Mack Saturday Meeting ............................ 6:00 p.m. Vigil Divine Liturgy each Saturday evening at 6pm at the St. Lawrence Catholic Center.


6001 Bob Billings Parkway Fr. Mick Mulvany, Pastor ....................843-6286 Saturday Mass ............................... .4:00 p.m. Sunday Masses ...................... 8:30, 10:00 a.m. Reconciliation.......3:15 p.m. Saturday or by appt.


Location ............ 1115 N. 1700 Rd, Lawrence, KS Phone.................................... (785) 856-1398 Pastor.................................. Everett Ledbetter Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship ............................10:30 a.m. Evening Worship ............................. 6:00 a.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study ............. 7:00 p.m.

1234 Kentucky Street Fr. John Schmeidler, Priest ................ 843-0109 Daily Mass Schedule Mon-Fri.........................................7:30 a.m. Saturday ...........................................8 a.m. Vermont Towers Mass....4th Thur of month at 1:30 p.m. Weekend Mass Schedule Saturdays ......................................4:30 p.m. Sundays .....7 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 5 p.m. (Sept-May) En Español .........................................1 p.m. Reconciliation... Sat 3-4 p.m. and by appointment Sunday RE & Adult Ed .......................9:30 a.m. Adoration Thursdays ...........................8 a.m. to Midnight Fridays ................ 8 a.m. to Saturday 7:45 a.m.


525 West 20th, PO Box 703.....542-2734 Kevin Wood, Pastor Jeff Ingle, Associate Pastor Sunday: Sunday School ...............................9:00am Worship Service ........................... 10:15am Children’s Worship........................ 10:15am Small Groups ....................... Various Times Wednesday ...................................10:30 a.m. Awana(ages 4-12......................... 6:30 p.m. Youth ....................................... 6:30 p.m. Adult Prayer ............................... 6:30 p.m.


1330 Kasold Drive.............................843-0020 Rev. Matthew Sturtevant, Senior Pastor Patrick Landau, Pastorial Assistant Sunday Schedule: -Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., Worship at 8:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. e-mail:


6th & Baker, Baldwin, Ks. .............785-594-4104 Richard & Denise Austin ............... Pastor & wife Sunday Worship .......................................10:30 a.m. Bluegrass Music Celebration.........5:00-6:00 p.m. Adult Bible Study .......................7:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday Teen Bible Study .......................7:00-8:00 p.m. Adult Bible Study .......................7:00-8:00 p.m. Every last Sunday: Potluck meal after morning worship. Every 3rd Tuesday: Women’s Group ...... 7:00 p.m. Handicap Accessible. Nursery Available.



3201 West 31st Street ........................841-1756 Rev. Gary L. Myer, Pastor ...................842-6107 Sunday School & Worship .................10:00 a.m. Evening Services ........................... ..6:00 p.m. Wednesday Evening Worship ....... .......7:30 p.m. Nursery available


1781 E. 800 Rd. Rev. Scott Hanks ..............................887-2200 Sunday School ............................... .9:30 a.m. Worship Services............................10:30 a.m. Evening Worship .......................... ...6:00 p.m. Wednesday Service ...................... ....7:00 p.m. Services also available in Spanish.


911 Massachusetts, Lawrence, KS 66044 Gabriel Alvarado, Pastor.....................838-9093 Ministry Training ............................. 9:30 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:30 a.m.



710 Locust St. Lawrence, KS 66044 (785) 331-2299 We Welcome You to Our Services Sunday School .................................. 9:45 am Morning Worship ..............................11:00 am Sunday Evening .............................. ..6:30 pm Wednesday Prayer ............................. 7:00 pm Pastor Stephen V. Skea .............. (785) 242-6531


1646 Vermont ..................................843-5811 Pastor, Rev. Rickey D. Rambo Sunday School ............................... .9:30 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Wednesday Prayer & Study ................ 7:30 p.m.


847 Ohio Street ................................843-5828 Pastor Delmar A. White ......................843-5828 Christian Outreach Center ............. (785) 843-6472 ................................................. fax 843-6481 Sunday Morning Worship ............................. 7:45 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship ............................10:45 a.m. Wednesday Midweek Prayer Service & Bible Study 11:30 a.m. & 7:00 p.m. Transportation available, contact Outreach Center


“A place where Real People care about Real Issues” Worship location: 5150 Clinton Pkwy. Lawrence, KS 66047 Ron Channell, pastor .........................843-3325 Sunday School/Bible Studies............... 9:45 a.m. Sunday Worship Service ...................11:00 a.m.

Senior High Youth Group................6:00-8:00 pm Wednesday Programs Middle School Youth Group............6:00-8:00 pm Thursday Programs 2nd Thurs/month-JOY (Just Older Youth)11:30 am 3rd Thurs/month-Open Food Pantry 2-4 pm

2104 W. 25th St., Suite #B-7 (basement level, corner of 25th & Iowa between Paisano’s & H&R Block) seating limited Sunday Reading Service ............ 9:30-10:30 a.m. Devotional Kirtan (4th Thursday) ....5:30-6:30 p.m. Phone............................................331-6030 Website: ......

1793 N. 250 RD. (E. HIGH ST.) BALDWIN CITY Sunday Bible Study ........ 10:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. Worship Service ........................... 11:00 a.m. Wednesday ................................... 7:00 p.m. Contact phone no. 785-594-4246


25th & Missouri................................843-0770 Chris Newton, Minister Daniel McGraw ...................... Campus Minister Bible School ................................... 9:15 a.m. Worship Services............10:20 a.m. & 5:00 p.m. Wednesday Service .......................... 7:00 p.m.



1263 N. 1100 Road .....................785-842-3339 Email: Web site: (take Highway 59 two miles south of 31st & Iowa, turn west on North 1100 Rd., then one-third of a mile) Spiritual Celebration................. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Program .............................. 11:00-12:00 noon This schedule varies from time to time. Please visit our website for the latest information. Topics and offerings vary for services & programs. Please contact the office for information.. The Fellowship is a welcoming congregation.


1919 E. 23rd St ................................843-5878 Sundays .......................10:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. Wednesdays................................... 7:30 p.m.


1530 Winchester Road .......................542-3304 Sunday Bible Classes.......................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship Services..11:00 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 7:30 p.m.


(8 mi. S. of Lawrence, County Rd. 1055) Darrick Shepherd, Minister............785-594-3648 Bible School ..................................10:00 a.m. Worship Services............10:50 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 7:00 p.m.


925 Vermont....................................843-3220 Peter Luckey, Senior Pastor Josh Longbottom, Associate Pastor. Kim Manz, Director of Music and Fine Arts Ministry Nursery & Childcare Opens................. 8:15 a.m. Adult Education ......................8:15 & 9:45 a.m. Chancel Choir Rehearsal ................... 8:30 a.m. Worship Service ............9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Fellowship Hour .............................10:45 a.m. Spanish Language Service ................. 9:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m. Worship Service Broadcast on KLWN 1320 AM


201 N. Michigan .........................785-838-9795 Elders: Tom Griffin................................785-594-2895 Calvin Spencer...........................785-843-8979 Evangelist: Steve Wright .............................785-230-1700 Sunday Bible Study .........................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............11:00 a.m. & 1:30 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 7:00 p.m.


396 E 900 Rd ....................Baldwin City, Kansas (8 1/2 miles W of Baldwin City & 1 mile N) Lew Hinshaw, Pastor Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Disability Ministry Provided Fully Accessible Congregation


(12 mi. SW of Lawrence, 458 to County Rd 1039) 883 E 800 Rd. Pastor Jane Flora-Swick Adult Bible Study (Sunday)……………..9:30 a.m. Worship Service…………….…………10:30 a.m. Children’s Sunday School….………….10:45 a.m. Fellowship & Food……....................11:30 a.m.


1631 Crescent Road ..........................843-0357 Rev. Dr. Steven Beseau, Director Academic Year Mass Schedule Monday – Thursday .......................... 5:15 p.m. Friday ..........................................12:10 p.m. at Danforth Chapel on the KU Campus Mon - Fri ..............................................4:30 Saturday ....................................... 4:00 p.m. Sunday ........................ 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., ..................................... 5:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Reconciliation times: Monday – Thursday .......................... 4:30 p.m. Saturday ....................................... 2:45 p.m.


Rectory, 311 E. 9th............................542-2788 Rev. Patric Riley Religious Education classes: Wednesdays (Sept. - May) ............ K-8 6:00 p.m. .............................................9-12 7:15 p.m. Saturday evening Mass .................... .5:00 p.m. Sunday Mass ................................ .9:30 a.m. Confessions: Saturday.............. .4:00 - 4:30 p.m.


FAMILY OF FAITH EUDORA 2295 N 1300 Rd., Eudora ....................542-3353 Rev. Phillip Scott, Pastor ....................542-3713 Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. Heirs of Faith Children’s Church..........11:00 a.m. Wednesday Evening, One Way Youth ........ 7 p.m.


Meeting at 416 Lincoln in North Lawrence Daniel Nicholson, Pastor....................842-4926 Sunday Worship .............................10:00 a.m. Wednesday Family Night ................... 7:00 p.m.


700 Wakarusa Drive ..........................841-5685 Pieter Willems, Pastor .......................841-5685 Sunday Services ............................10:00 a.m. Classes for all ages ................... 9:00-9:45 a.m. Wed. Jr. & Sr. High Youth Group ......... 7:00 p.m. Tues. On-Campus Group “Exit” ............ 7:00 p.m Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd.


LAWRENCE HEIGHTS CHRISTIAN CHURCH 2321 Peterson Rd. ............................843-1729 2 blocks west of Hallmark Cards Steve Koberlein, Senior Pastor Barry Watts, Associate Pastor Bill Wealthall, Associate Pastor Sandy Biggerstaff, Music Director Worship & Bible Classes....................8:45 a.m. Worship & Bible Classes...................10:30 a.m. Youth Group ................................... 6:30 p.m. Midweek Bible Studies, call for information


647 Elm Street Rod Hinkle, Minister Sunday Services: Sunday School for all ages ........10:00-11:00 a.m. Children’s Church and Nursery .... 11 a.m. to noon Worship and Communion Services ...................................10:55 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

851 Elm .........................................842-7578 P.O. Box 442519, Lawrence, KS 66044 F.D. Galloway, Pastor ........................841-4719 Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Morning Worship ............................10:30 a.m.


Louisiana & 29th St. Terr. ...................843-9565 Dennis Carnahan, Pastor Sunday Worship .............................10:45 a.m. Bible Study Wednesday .........10 a.m. and 7 p.m.


646 Alabama ...................................749-0951 P.O. Box 442231 Rev. William A. Dulin ........................843-8913 Sunday School ...............................10:30 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................12:15 p.m. Tuesday Bible Study ......................... 7:00 p.m. Thursday Evening Worship ................. 7:00 p.m.


814 E. Walton, Ottawa, KS Pastor James Johnson .................785-248-4253 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................11:00 a.m. Monday evening Prayer Service........... 7:00 p.m. Bible Study Monday.......................... 7:30 p.m. Evening Worship Wednesday .............. 7:30 p.m.


315 E. 7th St. 66044 ..........................749-0985 Paul Winn, Jr., Pastor Sunday School ............................... 10:00 am. Sunday Worship ............................ 11:30 a.m. Bible Studies– Sunday ......................................... 7:00 p.m. Wednesday .................................... 7:00 p.m. Friday ........................................... 7:00 p.m.



724 N. 4th Perry Michelson, Pastor, 785-842-9923 Sunday School ............................... .9:45 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:45 a.m. Sunday Evening Service .................... 7:00 p.m. Prayer Meeting (Wednesday) .............. 7:00 p.m.


23rd & Anderson Road .......................841-7577 Jesse Hunter, Pastor .........................843-8365 Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Sunday Day Service.........................10:00 a.m.



Contemporary, Evangelical 619 Vermont....................................832-1845 Website: Email: Paul Gray, Senior Pastor Discovery Service & Children’s Church ... 10:00 a.m. A nursery is available for both services. Other ministries: youth groups, small groups, Bible studies, college ministry, Christian concerts, community projects. Call the church for more information. New Hope Medical Clinic open Wednesdays 9 AM to 12 PM and 2 PM to 5 PM


1900 University Drive.........................843-8427 Pastor Elder Nancy Zahniser ................887-6248 Church School................................. 9:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:00 a.m. We proclaim Jesus Christ and promote relational ministries of acceptance, love and support through small groups and celebration. Communion Service-The first Sunday of each month. Priesthood meetings-Held the first Sunday of each month from 8-8:45 a.m. Tuesday schedule: Bible study class meets each week from 10-11 a.m. Classes are free and open to all who care to participate. Wednesday schedule: Prayer services - Held the last Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m.


Meets each week at 711 W. 23rd St. in the Malls shopping center at 10:00 am. Marilyn Binns, pastor.........................766-2924 Communion service--the first Sunday of each month. We proclaim Jesus Christ and promote relational ministries of acceptance, love and support through small groups and celebration.


SAINTS PETER & PAUL ANTIOCHIAN ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCH 2516 SW Huntoon, Topeka (3 blocks west of Huntoon & MacVicar) Rev. Fr. Joseph Longofono..................354-7718 Sunday Orthros ................................... 9 a.m. Sunday Divine Liturgy ......................... 10 a.m. Saturday Great Vespers ..................... 5:45 p.m.

SAINT NICHOLAS ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Orthodox Church in America - Midwest) Rev. Timothy Sawchak 846 Illinois, Suite A, Lawrence Sunday Hours/Confession..................10:10 a.m. Sunday Divine Liturgy ......................10:30 a.m. Saturday Great Vespers ..................... 5:30 p.m. Additional weekly services and exceptions to the schedule above are found at our website www. or call 749-9280


1000 Kentucky Street, 785-843-0679 David Rivers, Senior Pastor Tiffany Lemons, Youth Pastor Katie Rivers, Children’s Ministry Director Sunday Worship Services Traditional & Children’s Church..............9:00 am Sunday School.........................10:10-10:50 am Contemporary & Children’s Church........11:00 am

785-865-5777 Rev. Matt Zimmermann Morning Service .............................. 8:00 a.m. Contemporary Service...........................10:00 a.m. Contemplative Prayer Service.....................5:00 p.m. (Children’s Program at 10:00 a.m.) Our mission is to share the greatest gift, a relationship with God through Jesus Christ! For complete small group schedule call ..865-5777 website:

8th & Church, Eudora.........................542-2785 Rodney G. Nitz, Pastor Sunday School .................................. 9:00 am Sunday Worship Service ...................10:00 a.m. (Nursery available) e-mail:

TRINITY EPISCOPAL 1011 Vermont Street..........................843-6166 Office & Chapel address: 1027 Vermont Street email: The Rev. Rob Baldwin Holy Eucharist Rite I ..........................8:00a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II ....................... 10:30a.m. Adult Christian Education ....................9:30a.m. Solemn High Mass followed by supper ...... 6 p.m. Children’s Christian Education, age 3 through kindergarten ............................... 10:30a.m. Kid’s Sunday Adventures: Kindergarten through 3rd grade meets at 10:30a.m. Grade School Youth Group- Grades 3 through 5 meets twice each month on Sunday from Noon to 2:00 PM for a meal and a message. Junior Youth Group - Grades 6th to 8th - meets twice each month on Sunday from Noon to 2:00 PM for a meal and a message. Monday-Wednesday: Morning Prayer in Chapel ................9:00a.m. Wednesday: Evening Prayer at 6:15 PM in the Parish Hall followed by supper. Second Thursday each month: Evening Prayer: 6:00 PM at Presbyterian Manor,1429 Kasold Drive Worship Service, 10:00 AM in Town Hall meeting room at Brandon Woods at Alvamar, 1501 Inverness Drive (Nursery opens at 9:00a.m. on Sunday)


1100 Kasold Drive.............................842-7600 *Dr. Jeff Barclay........................... Lead Pastor *Steve Higgenbotham ................................... Worship and Technology DirectorFellowship Opportunities Sunday Worship ............................ 10:30 a.m. Children’s Church ...........................10:30 a.m. 24/7 Youth Group Wednesday ............. 6:30 p.m. Men’s Bible Study Saturday ....................................... 7:30 a.m.



31st & Lawrence Ave. ................ (785) 842-2343 Website: Worship Services: ...........9:00 a.m. & 10:35 a.m. Infants through Grade 4 programs .9:00 a.m. & 10:35 a.m. Club 56 for Grades 5 & 6 ...................10:35 a.m. Student Ministries Grades 7-12 ...........10:35 a.m.



2 mi. S, 1 1/2 mi. east of Eudora Rev. Darin Kearns, Pastor ...................542-2625 Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m.


Action Plumbing

1146 Oregon, 66044 Nathan Pettengill, Clerk..................... 842-1129 Anne Haehl, Recording Clerk .............. 842-7708 First Day School for Children..............10:00 a.m. First Day Meeting for Silent Worship ....10:00 a.m.


ASK Associates, Inc.

Drop Zone Extreme Sports

Conference Management Services 1505 Kasold Dr., Lawrence • 785-841-8194

Bryant Collision Repair 1214 E. 23rd • 843-5803

Carlos O’Kelly’s Mexican Cafe 707 W. 23rd St. • 832-0550

Chaney Incorporated

Sundays at 10:00 a.m. For meeting place and more information, call 841-2647. Hugh and Mary Ellen Wentz, Pastors.



1917 Naismith Dr., Moussa Elbayoumy, director Mosque......................................749-1638 Home ........................................842-3911 Main Prayer ......................... Friday, 1:30 p.m. Daily Prayers ..............Evenings (Contact Center)



1802 E. 19th, Lawrence, KS Bible Discourse......................Sunday 10:00 AM Watchtower Study...................Sunday 10:35 AM Congregation Biible Study........Thursday 7:30 PM Theocratic Ministry School........Thursday 8:00PM Service Meeting....................Thursday 8:35 PM For more information call 843-8765


1802 East 19th Street Bible Discourse.......................Sunday 1:30 PM Watchtower Study....................Sunday 2:05 PM Congregation Bible Study..........Tuesday 7:30 PM Theocratic Ministry School........Tuesday 8:00 PM Service Meeting.....................Tuesday 8:35 PM For more information call 843-8765


LAWRENCE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER, SYNAGOGUE 917 Highland Drive ...........................841-7636 Friday Evening Services..................... 7:45 p.m. Religious School ................. Sunday - 9:30 a.m.,


930 E. 27th St. • 843-1691

Community Mercantile 901 Iowa • 843-8544

Crown Automotive 3400 S. Iowa • 843-7700

Fuzzy’s Taco Shop

1115 Massachusetts •

807 Vermont • Downtown Lawrence • 785-749-2227

Hillcrest Wrecker

3200 Franklin Park Circle • 785-843-0052

India Palace

Authentic Indian Cuisine 129 E. 10th, Lawrence • 331-4300

Jack Ellena Honda

2112 W. 29th Terrance • 843-0550 “You’re Gonna Like It Here”


3615 West 10th Street Law. 1st Ward, Bishop Peter Steimle.....865-3735 Sacrament Meeting.............................11 a.m. Law. 2nd Ward, Bishop Jeff Felmlee......832-9846 Sacrament Meeting...............................9 a.m. Wakarusa Valley Ward Bishop G.R. Gordon-Ross..............842-1283 Sacrament Meeting............................1:30 pm. Lawrence University Ward.........1629 W. 19th St. Bishop Vernon Schindler.................841-7549 Sacrament Meeting.............................11 a.m.


1103 Main St., Eudora Ks. ............785-542-3720 Pastor: Harry Patterson Services .......Sunday, 10:30 a.m., Wed 7:00 p.m.

704 8th St. ......................................594-6612 Pastor Rev. Paul Babcock Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:45 a.m.

GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN, ELCA 2211 Inverness Dr. (Corner of Clinton Pkwy) “Where Everyone is Welcome” Phone............................................843-3014 Website: Pastor, Ted Mosher Sunday Schedule: Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Coffee Fellowship ............................ 9:30 a.m. Worship .......................................10:30 a.m. Wednesday Schedule: Confirmation .................................. 6:30 p.m. FROG’s (1-6th grade) ........................ 6:00 p.m. Thursdays Choir Rehearsal .............................. 7:00 p.m. Congregational Council meets the second Tuesday of every month.


1245 New Hampshire.........................843-4150 The Rev. Dr. Gary Teske ................. Lead Pastor The Rev. Jennifer Renema ........ Associate Pastor Sunday worship................... 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m. Education hour ............................... .9:45 a.m. Senior High Hang Night .......... Sunday, 7:00 p.m. Sunday 11:00 a.m. worship broadcast live on KLWN 1320 AM. Nursery provided for services and Sunday School Tuesday: Bell Choir .................................. 5:30 p.m. Trinity Adult Choir ........................ 7:00 p.m. Wednesday: Children’s Choirs ......................... 4:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist............................. 6:30 p.m. Women’s monthly Bible study………..3rd Wednesday ..................................... 1:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Quilting Workday ..................... 2nd Wednesday ............................................ 10 a.m.-3 p.m. “A Stephen Ministry congregation”


2104 Bob Billings Parkway ..................843-0620 Check website for information & details Parish Pastor Randall Weinkauf Worship with Holy Communion .. 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship ......................9:30-9:45 a.m. Sunday School & Christian Ed.....9:45-10:45 a.m. Lutheran Student Fellowship Campus Org., Thursday 8:00 p.m. Sunday School & Bible Classes ........... 9:45 a.m. (Nursery Available) (Wheelchair Accessible) Ministry to the Blind Outreach Community Group .......... meets 3rd Friday each month at 5:30 p.m.



615 Lincoln St..................................841-8614 Joanna Harader, Pastor Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. Children’s Sunday School (Fall Through Spring) ............................................... 9:30 a.m. Childcare available during worship.



At Forest View Ministries 1470 N. 1000 Rd. .............................843-3940 Fax: 785-842-4689. Robert Giffin, Lead Pastor Amy Giffin, Children’s ministries Robby Giffin, youth & family pastor Sunday Education Classes (all ages) ..... 9:00 a.m. Sunday Worship Celebration ..............10:15 a.m. Sunday Children’s Worship................10:15 a.m. Wednesday Family Dinner ................. 6:00 p.m. Wednesday OASIS (Bible studies/activities for all ages ................................................... 7:00 p.m. A Safe Place To Be.....


1020 Kasold ....................................925-0433 Pastor, Harold Berciunas Saturday Service ............................. 6:00 p.m.






Meeting Location: 998 N. 1771 Rd. (North of 6th Street on Queens Road) Full Gospel, Evangelical John McDermott, Pastor .....................749-0023 Mailing Address: P.O. Box 266, Lawrence, KS 66044 Sunday Worship ... 10 a.m., One Service until 8/9. Children’s Church & Nursery 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.. Midwest Student Ministries, meets Tuesday evening at 8:00 p.m. in The Burge Union. Website: Email:

1018 Miami (West Baldwin) Baldwin City, KS 66006 Church Phone ..................................594-6555 Rev. Jacob Cloud................................. Pastor Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m.


96 Hwy. 40, in Big Springs ..................887-6823 Rev. Marshall Larson, Pastor Prayer Group .................................. 8:45 a.m. Sunday School, all ages .................... 9:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship ............................ 9:45 a.m. Worship .......................................10:15 a.m. Prayer Shawl Group................ Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Community Breakfast ..1st Saturday/monthly 7 a.m.







Holiday Inn Convention Center 200 McDonald Dr. Sundays ........................9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.


2700 Lawrence Ave ...........................843-8181 Robert Leiste, Pastor Fall Worship: Sunday Worship .............8:30 a.m. & 10:45 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Adult Bible Study Sunday ................... 9:45 a.m. Wednesday Worship......................... 7:00 p.m.

24-40 Hwy., Tonganoxie, KS 66086 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m. Evening Service............................... 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Prayer & Bible Study ......... 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Awana Clubs ................... 6:30 p.m.




878 Locust, Lawrence, KS 66044 Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Worship .......................................10:30 a.m. John Hart, Pastor (913) 205-8304

811 E 23rd St, Suite E • 841-1884

Great Harvest Bread Co.

Rabbi Zalman and Nechama Tiechtel 1203 W. 19th St., Lawrence, KS 66046 785-832-TORAH (8672) Visit for current events, classes and programs.


630 Connecticut • 785-842-2108

Dillons Food Stores

4104 West 6th St. • 856-4663



Dale & Ron’s Auto Service

American Dream Realty, LLC


Sunday Morning Service ...................10:30 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study ............ .........6:00 p.m. Study of the book of Daniel Pastor Cloyce E. Thornton ..................843-3149 All are welcome. Email: Website:

Please contact with changes.

P.O. Box 1051 • 843-5670


9th & Madeline Lane ...................841-1447 Rev. Shannah McAleer Moment of Inspiration ..................843-8832 Youth Education .......................11:00 a.m. Sunday Services .......................11:00 a.m. Meditation Service (Wednesday).... 6:00 p.m. Website:


LAWRENCE WESLEYAN CHURCH 3705 Clinton Parkway ..................841-5446 Sunday Schedule: Worship Services............ 9:15 & 11:00 a.m. Youth Sunday School (Jr. & Senior High) ......... ...........................................9:15 a.m. Clubhouse (3 years-5th grade)....................... ...........................9:15 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. Adult Classes................. 9:15 & 11:00 a.m. Nursery Provided all morning Wednesday Nights: Celebrate Recovery & Celebration Station .....................................................7:00 p.m. Second Wind (Jr. & Sr. High)........ 7:00 p.m. Email: Nate Rovenstine, .................... Lead Pastor Jamie Prescott, ..................... Youth Pastor Derek Atkinson.........College Pastor/Worship Leader Elizabeth Scheib ... Dir. of Congregational Life Holly Atkinson..Director of Children’s Ministry Mary Adams ........ Community Serve Director


Lisa McFarland ............President, 841-2276 Meeting Times .......................... 7:00 p.m. Last Monday of the month Place...........................Eagle Rock Church 608 N. 2nd Street, Lawrence, Ks. For more information contact: 785-979-2521


County Rd. 1029 N. of Globe Store, W. of Lone Star Lake Stuart Land, Pastor Worship .......................................10:00 a.m. Wed. Backbone Bible Fellowship ......... 9:30 a.m.


3 1/2 miles W of 56/59 junction Everett Tuxhorn, Pastor ................594-3894 Worship .................................. 8:15 a.m. Church School........................... 9:30 a.m. Worship .................................10:30 a.m.





Brass Instrument Class...................... 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Women’s Ministries ....................... 4:00 p.m. Bible Study .................................. 5:00 p.m.







“A place where Real People care about Real Issues” Ron Channell & Vicki Channel, pastors Sunday Worship Service .......... 8:45 &11:00 a.m. Sunday School classes for everyone ....10:00 a.m. Sunday night prayer service................ 6:00 p.m. Wednesday night “Refuge” youth group ......7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday night “Woman of Worship”.....Bible study 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday night Men’s Bible study Group ................7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday night Children’s Bible study group ...........7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Nursery provided for all but 8:45 Sunday service

2518 Ridge Court ........................785-727-0233 Will Spann, D. Min. Meeting: 10:30 a.m. every Sunday (In United Way)


CENTENARY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 15th& Kasold..................................331-HOPE Darrell Brazell, Pastor Sunday Worship Service ..................10:15 a.m., Children’s Church ...........................10:30 a.m.

245 N. 4th (4th & Elm). Handicapped Accessible. ....................................................843-1756 Daniel Norwood, Pastor......................843-1756 Sunday Morning Schedule: Sunday School ........................ 9:30-10:30 a.m. Social Gathering.....................10:30-10:45 a.m. Worship .......................................10:50 a.m.


1908 E 19th St. (Brookwood W-95) Lawrence, KS 66046 Kevin Goodwin, Pastor ................877-409-FOOD website: ....................


1501 Massachusetts ..........................843-7066 Rev. Maria Campbell ............................ Pastor Shaun Whisler .......................... Music Director Sundays: Sunday School for all ages ................. 9:30 a.m. Coffee Fellowship (1st, 2nd, & 4th Sun.) ..10:15 a.m. Traditional Worship .........................10:45 a.m. Nursery care provided 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Fellowship Lunch (3rd Sun.) ..............12:00 p.m. Youth Group ................................... 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays: Adult Chancel Choir .......................... 6:00 p.m. All-age Handbell Choir ...................... 7:00 p.m. Child care provided 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Wednesday Morning Prayer................ 8:15 a.m. Email Website


Central Junior High School 1400 Massachusetts ....................785-842-1553 Sunday Worship .............................. 5:30 p.m. email:................ website: ..................


1146 Connecticut C.D. Hall, Pastor ........................785-749-9434 Sunday Morning Service ...................10:00 a.m. Sunday Evening............................... 6:30 p.m. Tuesday Evening ............................. 7:30 p.m.




597 E. 2200 Rd. (8 miles S of Eudora on Dg. Co. Rd. 1061) ..............................................785-883-2360 Lane Bailey, Pastor Sunday Worship Services................... 9:00 a.m. Sunday School ...............................10:15 a.m.

416 Lincoln St............................785-840-9945 M.L. Jefferson, Pastor Internet: Sunday School ...............................10:15 a.m. Sunday Power Hour .........................11:45 a.m. Friday Bible Study............................ 7:15 p.m. Please call for transportation, food or schedule of coming events. Food pantry available for those in need. Come and share blessings of the Lord with us!


2084 N. 1300 Rd. .............................542-3200 Rev. Michael Tomson-DeGreeff, Pastor Contemporary Service ....................... 8:30 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Traditional Service ..........................10:30 a.m. Nursery Provided Wednesday Night Spiritual By Design 6:30 pm E-mail office - Web address -




3312 Calvin Dr, (Located N. of Peterson Rd. off Kasold) 843-2005 Rev. William D. Vogler, Pastor Jenny Boettcher, Director of Children’s Ministries Jenny Lichte, Early Childhood Coordinator Chad Donohoe, Director of College Ministries Ryan Mayo, College Ministries Intern Rick Pratte, Director of Congregational Life Dave Upchurch, Director, Care & Compassion Ministries Katherine Ritter, Women’s Ministries Coordinator Tyler Clements..........Director of Youth Ministries Kristen Siegfried............Youth Women’s Director Worship Services............................. 8:15 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Worship Services........................... 10:45 a.m. Child Care provided for all services

Downtown: 946 Vermont St. Traditional .......................... 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Contemporary ................................10:00 a.m. Adult Sunday School.........9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m Children’s Sunday School .................11:00 a.m. West Campus: 867 Highway 40 Family Worship .................... 9:00 & 11:00 a.m. Children’s Church ............. 9:15 a.m. 11:15 a.m. All Ages Sunday School ....................10:00 a.m. E-mail: Rev. Dr. Tom Brady, Senior Pastor


950 E. 21st Street .............................832-9200 Julienne E. Judd.........................785-842-2447 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................11:00 a.m. Bible Study (Thursday) ...................... 7:30 p.m.



2415 Clinton Parkway (West 23rd St.) 785-843-4171 Rev. Kent Winters-Hazelton, Pastor Rev. Mary Newberg Gale, Pastor Worship schedule: Service of Reflection: A Moment of Grace...8:30 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:40 a.m. Fellowship ....................................10:40 a.m. Service of the Lord’s Day ..................11:00 a.m.

held @ Central United Methodist Church 15th and Massachusetts St. Sunday Worship ............................. .2:00 p.m. Pastor Myunghoon Han ................973-825-9584 Email:


3rd & Oak Streets, Perry, Kansas ...785-597-5375 Office Hours: .. Mon-Thurs. 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Pastor Jack Dutton Early Worship ................................. 8:30 a.m.


1024 Kasold Drive “The Little Church with the Big Heart” Phone 843-1504 Rev. Bill Woodard, Pastor Adult Sunday School......................... 8:30 a.m. Youth Sunday School ........................ 9:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................. 9:55 a.m. Adult Sunday School........................11:00 a.m. Communion (open table), first Sunday of the month.

Sunday School .......................... 9:45 a.m. Late Worship ...........................11:00 a.m. Nursery available for 11:00 a.m. Worship Service




(Hwy. 40 W to Co. 1029 - 3 mi. N to downtown Lecompton, 402 Elmore Street) ......887-6327 Rev. Hyun Jin Cho ......................887-6681 Sunday School, classes for all ages 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship ............ 8:30 & 10:45 a.m. Email: Website:


Clinton, Kansas .................... Campers welcome Rev. Pat Yancey, Pastor. Church School................................10:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m.


1596 E 250 Road (intersection Dg Co Roads 442 and 1023) Nancy Boyda, Pastor....................887-6521 Sunday School .........................10:00 a.m. Worship .................................11:00 a.m. Email: Website:


(Member of The Reformed Church of North America) 2312 Harvard (1 1/2 blks. W. of Iowa) Lawrence, 66049...........................842-5797 Pastor John McFarland Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Lord’s Day Worship .........................10:45 a.m. Evening Bible Study.......................... 6:30 p.m.




785-594-3256 Driving directions: 8 mi. S. of Lawrence, South on 1055 to N. 700 Rd., go East to Sign on Right. Nick Woods, Pastor Sunday School .......................... 9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship .......................10:30 a.m.


10th & New Hampshire ......................843-4188 Rich & Judy Forney Parsonage ......................................843-7514 Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Sunday Service ..............................11:00 a.m. Recovery Service ............................. 5:00 p.m. Monday





1423 New York St. ..................... 331-2274 Tuesday Thursday ....................... 6-7 a.m. Wednesday 6:30-7:30 p.m. .. chanting for this world 7-8 p.m. ..........................regular practice Saturday ...........................6:30-8:30 a.m. Sunday ........................... 9:30-11:30 a.m. (orientation for beginners at 9 a.m.)


Meets Tuesdays at 7:00 PM at the Oread Friends Meeting House (1146 Oregon Street). All who are interested in practicing Soto Zen Meditation are welcome. Email:


3510 Clinton Place, Ste. 320..........843-2429


P.O. Box 342 .............................841-0307 Services: Counseling for individuals, couples, families, and mediation services. All faiths, or those with no faith preferences, are served. Educational programs as needed. Sliding scale fee.


Jennifer Groene, LCMFT Serving the Spiritual, Emotional, & Psychological well-being of women, children, & families. Call................................. (785) 979-5434


Paul Hahn, M.S., LMFT 4105 W. 6th St, Suite B-9 Phone: (785) 760-1916 E-mail:


UNITED METHODIST CAMPUS MINISTRY (UMCM) 946 Vermont Street, Lawrence, KS 66044 841-7500 Campus Minister, Rev. Kara Eidson Email ................................................. Student Associates: Abra Petrie, Allison Bond, and Sarah Elliott. Worship, Tuesdays at 8:30 PM, Smith Hall, Room 100


KU Campus @Smith Hall Rm. 100 3:30 p.m. ...........................785-550-6563 Pastor Sean Heston


American Baptist Center ...............843-0020 Patrick Landau ...........................843-0020 Weekly Bible Study ........... Tues., 7:00 p.m.

UNIVERSITY CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP University Christian Fellowship (SBC) Thursdays - 7pm Danforth Chapel - KU Campus Rick Clock, Campus Minister 785-841-3148

BLACK CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP Leo Barbee, campus minister, 1629 W. 19th St. ............................................. 841-8001 Friday Evening .......................... 6:30 p.m.


Mustard Seed Christian Fellowship Sunday Services ...... 10:00 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. Classes for all ages ............. 9:00-9:45 a.m. Wed. Jr. & Sr. High Youth Group .. 7:00 p.m.


KU, 400 Kansas Union Don Whittemore, advisor ..............864-2182


Southside Church of Christ 25th & Missouri, Daniel Mcgraw.....843-0770


jointly sponsored by: Church of the Brethren, United Church of Christ, Presbyterian Church, (USA) Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence and the Religious Society of Friends (Quaker). 1204 Oread ...............................843-4933 Campus pastor .......The Rev. Thad Holcombe


Canterbury House, 1116 Louisiana Rev. Joe Alford ..........................843-8202 Holy Eucharist, Sunday................ 5:00 p.m. Holy Eucharist, Tues-Danforth Chapel/KU ...............................................Noon


Haskell Indian Nations Univ. Campus Interfaith Council meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Morris Baptist Center, 146 Indian Avenue. Council president is John Gaskin, 841-7355.


Len Andyshak, staff .....................749-5994 Weekly Bible studies in dorms. Large group fellowship, Fridays, 6:30 p.m., Burge Union.


15th & Iowa ..............................843-0620 Sunday Worship ................ 8:30 & 11:00am Sunday Bible Class .......................9:45am .................................


18 E. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044 Phone................................ 785-550-6560 Shawn Norris, Campus Pastor Sunday schedule: Worship at 5 p.m., with a free dinner following.


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AROUND AND ABOUT Anna Heimes, a junior from Bonner Springs, was among a group of 27 new members inducted into the University of Dallas chapter of Beta Beta Beta, a national honor society founded in 1922 to promote scholarship in the biological sciences.

Lydia Belcher, of Lawrence, was named to the fall 2011 Dean’s List at Taylor University in Upland, Ind. Full-time students are named to the Dean’s List when they have earned a GPA of 3.60 or higher for the term.

More than 140 students were honored during the First-Year Scholars Reception on Feb. 28 at Emporia State University. The inaugural event honored first-year students at ESU who earned a 3.5 or higher grade point average in their first semester. Students honored from this area: Krista Diedel, Lawrence; Savannah Franz, Lawrence; Billy Garner, Tecumseh; Madison Hunter, Tonganoxie; Katherine Slayton, Tecumseh.

Lynn and Tim Reazin, of Eudora, announce the birth of their son, Gabriel Soren Erik Reazin. Gabriel was born Feb. 29 at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Siblings are Caleb, 10, Ezekiel, 8, and Nathaniel, 6. Maternal grandparents are Carol and A. John Pearson, of Lindsborg. Paternal grandparents are Ron Reazin, of Aurora, Colo., and Chris and Jess Appodaca, of Salina. Great-grandparents: Elnora Reazin, of Altamont, Kan.

Samuel Alsbrooks is among 37 who graduated Feb. 10 from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center near Yoder. Alsbrooks is employed by Ottawa Police Department. Graduates receive certificates of course completion from KLETC and Kansas law enforcement certification from the Kansas Commission on Peace Officers’ Standards and Training, the state’s law enforcement licensing authority.

The following local students have been named to the University of Dallas Dean’s List for the fall 2011 semester: Elizabeth Baska, Tonganoxie; Anna Heimes, Bonner Springs; and Elizabeth Heimes, Bonner Springs.

Area Boy Scouts from Troop 53 were honored at the 2012 Winter Court of Honor. Awards for rank were presented to the following Scouts for achievement: Tenderfoot, Stephen Johnson, Isaac Springe, Ryan Wyle; Second Class, Stephen Cory, Calvin DeWitt, Dylan Edwinson, Thomas White; First Class, Joshua Burrichter, Dylan Edwinson, John Eldridge, Justin Siler, Kyle Trompeter; Star, Cole Overton; Life: Zach Dixon, Gabe Magee, Matt Siler. Troop 53’s newest Eagle Scout, Trenton Shambaugh, was also recognized. The following merit badges were presented. Aviation: Kyle Abrahamson, Spencer Conard, Stephen Cory, Alex Craig, Calvin DeWitt, Zach Dixon, Dylan Edwinson, John Eldridge, Marshall Griffin, Stephen Johnson, Josh Kallenbach, Ethan Kallenberger, Jonathan Lesslie, Devin Van Schmus, Connor Wyle Citizenship in the Nation: Matt Mitchell Citizenship in the World: Ross Chumbley, Calvin DeWitt, Matt Mitchell, Matt Siler, Thomas White

Communications: Calvin DeWitt, Matt Siler Computers: Calvin DeWitt, Thomas White Emergency Preparedness: Calvin DeWitt, Andrei Elliott, First Aid: Joshua Burrichter, Justin Siler, Devin Van Schmus Fishing: Stephen Johnson Lifesaving: Zach Dixon Metal Work: Zach Dixon Music: Calvin DeWitt Personal Management: Alex Claybaugh Swimming: Joshua Burrichter Wilderness Survival: David Balmilero Woodcarving: Zach Dixon Troop 53 also has qualified for the 2011 Journey to Excellence Gold Award, an achievement earned as an entire unit based on membership, leadership, training and participation goals. Adult volunteers received awards, as well: Mitch Yulich, Scoutmaster, received the Heart of America Council Scoutmaster of the Year Award. Jay Morris, committee chair, was honored by the Pelathe District for special service in 2011. And John Harman, Unit Commissioner and Pelathe District Commissioner, was chosen as the 2011 District Award of Merit winner.

Amanda Jasper, of De Soto, has been added to Fort Hays State University’s Deans Honor Roll for the fall 2011 semester. The roll includes only fulltime undergraduate students who have at least a 3.60 GPA for the semester.



Saturday, March 10, 2012

WEDDINGS Babcock-Gunter

Pete and Arlene Lawson

Lawson Arlene and Leland “Pete” Lawson, Eudora, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a reception March 7 at Eudora Medicalodges. Pete Lawson and Arlene Westerhouse, high school sweethearts, were married March 7, 1942, at the Eudora Methodist Church parsonage. He entered the U.S. Navy in May 1942 and served in the South Pacific for 17 months as a guard on Tinian Island, where atomic bombs were assembled. After the war, he worked as a mechanic for Rothberger Chevrolet, later to become Broers Chevrolet. When the dealership was sold, he

and Raymond Warmker opened Pete & Ray’s Garage at the same location. After Ray died, the business became Pete’s Parts and Service until 1975. He later worked at the Kansas University maintenance garage until retiring in 1986. Pete was a volunteer fire chief in Eudora and an Auxiliary policeman for Douglas County. Arlene was a homemaker and seamstress, who later worked at J. C. Penneys and the Douglas County Courthouse. She also was the Eudora city clerk, retiring after 25 years. They have a son, Ken and wife Sharon; a daughter, Kaye Spitzli and husband John, all of Eudora; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Simerun Singh, of Lawrence, presented her research at a press conference Feb. 16 at Whitman College. Singh was one of 15 students participating in a research course at Whitman College called “The State of the State for Washington Latinos.” Students in this course conducted academic and community-based research on the relationship between Walla Walla Latinos and their surround- Cole Sidabutar, Southing community. west, 19th; and Rebecca

Gordon-Ross, South, 21st. In K-5: Rajin Nagpal, Lawrence schools swept Sunflower, 2nd; Jocelyn all divisions March 3 at Wilson, Sunflower, 3rd; the Prairie Park Chess Shrivatsa Malladi, LangsTournament, with South- ton Hughes, 5th; Ben west Middle School taking Hoopes, Cordley, 6th; 1st in K-12 and K-8, and David Obadare, SunflowSunflower and Cordley er, 7th; Ethan Goldstein, claiming first in K-5 and Sunset Hill, 8th; Tyson K-3, respectively. Sec- Dent, Langston Hughes, ond place trophies went 9th; Jared Cote, Sunto Free State High School flower, 10th; Liam Hoeyin K-12 and Sunset Hill in Kummerow, Cordley, K-3, while 3rd place tro- 11th; William Schellmann, phies went to Lawrence Prairie Park, 15th; EmHigh School (K-12) and ily Gordon-Ross, Prairie Cordley (K-5). Park, 16th; Sebi Brown, Southwest’s Kiana Haji- Cordley, 17th; Colin arbabi and Cordley’s An- Greenfield, Prairie Park, nelise Hoopes were indi- 18th; Andrew Anderson, vidual champions in K-12 Sunflower, 20th; Liam and K-3, respectively. McKinney, Deerfield, Other Lawrence med- 21st; Devin Stark, Prairie alists in K-12: Kaustubh Park, 22nd; Kyle Miller, Nimkar, LHS, 2nd; Ilya Prairie Park, 23rd; Jayden Schaeffer, Southwest, 3rd; Wilson, Sunflower, 24th; Sam Beaulieu, FSHS, 4th; Dylan Goldstein, Sunset Eddie Wilson, LHS, 7th; Hill, 25th; Chandler ShawElijah Houk, FSHS, 10th; ley, Prairie Park, 26th; JasJoseph Miller, FSHS, 13th; mine Mihu, Prairie Park, John Ely, Southwest, 14th; 27th; Gannon Hill, PraiSiyin Li, FSHS, 15th; Rob- rie Park, 28th; McKenna ert Newman, LHS, 17th; Murphy, Prairie Park, Thomas Peterson, LHS, 29th; and Jillian Schwartz, 19th; Lane Quick, LHS, Prairie Park, 30th. 21st; Andrei Elliott, FSHS, In K-3: Caleb Prescott, 22nd; Kelsey Jian, South- Sunset Hill, 2nd; Guthwest, 23rd; Christopher rie Bricker, Cordley, Greenfield, LHS, 28th; and 4th; Rita Jospeh, Sunset Tao Zingzhe, LHS, 29th. Hill, 5th; Bowen Zhang, In K-8: Thomas Kens- Hillcrest, 6th; Wheeler inger, Lawrence Virtual Battaglia-Davis, CordSchool, 2nd; Diane Ca- ley, 8th; Logan Camarda, marda, West, 4th; Chris- Sunset Hill, 9th; Oliver tina Im, Bishop Seabury, Rubenstein, Raintree, 5th; Shahrzad Hajiarba- 10th; Kyle Devore, Quail bi, 8th; Jeffrey Wilson, Run, 11th; Baker AnderSouthwest, 9th; Matthew son, Sunflower, 12th; KriDe Guzman, Southwest, shi Sabarwal, Quail Run, 10th; Joseph Mann, South- 13th; Hannah De Guzman, west, 11th; John Anderson, Sunflower, 15th; Bryce Southwest, 13th; Lacey Erickson, Raintree, 16th; Greenfield, Southwest, Patrick Soo, Cordley, 17th; 14th; Dmitri Smith, West, Jack Barnett, Sunset Hill, 15th; Dylan Snyder, South- 19th; Sam Hertzog, Rainwest, 16th; Dusty Morris, tree, 23rd; Zachary Razak, Southwest, 17th; Edward Sunflower, 24th; Dhruv Reyes, Southwest, 18th; Duvvur, Raintree, 25th;

Jocelyn and Travis Gunter High School and a 2005 graduate of Kansas University. She is the assistant director of accounting for Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. The groom is a 1997 graduate of Shawnee Mission Northwest High School and a 2003 graduate of KU. He is a LEED certified architect with Slaggie Architects in Kansas City, Mo. The couple reside in Merriam.

ENGAGEMENTS Robertson-Gudde

Ball Lorna and Virgil Ball, Lawrence, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner on Sunday. Lorna Brillhart and Virgil Ball were married March 8, 1952, in Huntsville, Ark. The couple grew up in Mapleton and eloped in Huntsville. Lorna has been a life long homemaker. Virgil worked at the Sunflower Ammunition Plant, Stokely’s, and more than 31 years at Goodyear before retiring in 1988. They have two daughters, Debra Fornelli and husband Gary, and Barbara Ball; and two sons, Larry, all of Lawrence;

Jocelyn Babcock and Travis Gunter, both of Merriam, were married Sept. 10, 2011, at a private villa, in Carmel Valley, Calif., with Stan Hazlett officiating. The bride is the daughter of Don Babcock, Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Susan and John Esau, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Steve and Terry Gunter, and Melissa Gunter, all of Shawnee. Maids of honor were Elizabeth Hazlett and Jessica Babcock. Best man was Tony Sebben. Bridesmaids were Courtney Gunter, Jessica Reed and Allison Larsen. Groomsmen were Mike Reed and Steve Slaughter. Valets and ushers were Curtis Wood, Jake Esau, Justin Esau and Pete Esau. Guestbook and program attendants were Nicole Garber and Brooke Patton. Reader was Katy Belot. A reception followed at the villa. The bride is a 2000 graduate of Free State

Lorna and Virgil Ball and Darryl and wife Elma, Ozawkie; 10 grandchildren; and two greatgrandchildren. Cards may be sent to the couple at 5121 Congressional Circle, Apt. F105, Lawrence, KS 66049. The couple requests no gifts.

Mark and Rosie Robertson announce the engagement of their daughter, Katie Robertson, all of Lawrence, to Dustin Gudde, Parsons. The future bride is a graduate of Lawrence High School and Bethel College. She is pursuing a master’s degree in counseling and plans to graduate spring 2013. She is a graduate assistant at John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Ark. The future groom is the son of Steve and Shelley Gudde, Parsons. He is a graduate of Parsons High School and Bethel Col-

Katie Robertson and Dustin Gudde lege. He is an adult case manager at Labette Center for Mental Health Services in Parsons. The couple plan a March 24, 2012, wedding at St. John’s United Church of Christ in rural Baldwin City.


AROUND AND ABOUT, cont. Anna Jian, Sunflower, 27th; Ben Shryock, Cordley, 29th; Carlos Vasquez, Raintree, 32nd; Samuel Gordon-Ross, Prairie Park, 32nd; Giovanni Ventello, Cordley, 33rd; Alec Wilson, Quail Run, 34th; Jocelyn Hartley, Sunset Hill, 35th; Haris Hilger, Sunflower, 36th; Ethan Rogers, Prairie Park, 38th; Mikah Beaty, Cordley, 39th; Ryan Hardie, Prairie Park, 43rd; Brennan Quick, Prairie Park, 45th; Santino Jasso, Quail Run, 46th; Colin Marett, Prairie Park, 47th; Brandon Bogard, Sunset Hill, 48th; Nathaniel Slemmer, Raintree, 50th; Joe O’Keefe, Cordley, 53rd; Logan Farrell, Prairie Park, 54th; Cole Rorick, Prairie Park, 56th; Steven Duan, Quail Run, 59th; Bailey Lombardo, Prairie Park, 60th; Zach Micka, Cordley, 61st; Ayo Obadare, Sunflower, 62nd; Sam Micka, Cordley, 65th; Miles Marshall, Quail Run, 67th; Andrew Mihu, Prairie Park, 69th; Allie-Anne Lathrom, Cordley, 70th; Korbin Davis, Prairie Park, 72nd; Kenna McNally, Prairie Park, 73rd; Luke Rogers, Prairie Park, 74th; Cadence Johnson, Prairie Park, 79th; Analeesa Shawley, Prairie Park, 80th; Myka Krauss, Prairie Park, 83rd; Aiden Houk, Deerfield, 85th; and Jasso Roman, Quail Run, 86th.

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Terry and Alice Bertels, Topeka, along with Doug and Peggy Kaufman, Hutchinson, announce the engagement of their children, Emily Bertels, Topeka, and Jesse Kaufman, Hutchinson. The future bride is a 2005 graduate of Washburn Rural High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in art in 2009, and a master’s degree in social work in 2011, both from Kansas University. She is a social worker at Lawrence Presbyterian Manor. The future groom is a 2001 graduate of Nickerson High School in Hutchinson. He earned a bachelor’s degree in psy-

Jesse Kaufman and Emily Bertels chology from KU in 2007 and is an information specialist at KU. The couple plan a June 23, 2012, wedding at The Eldridge Hotel.

Summer travel planning in winter? Not so crazy NEW YORK (AP) — Hoping to get a good deal on summer travel? Start planning now. The official start to spring is still two weeks away, but airfares for summer are rising fast.

 Study early: Start looking for a summer airfare about three months ahead of time (That’s right around ... now.) If the fares seem too rich for your blood, don’t panic. Just because fares are higher than last year doesn’t mean they won’t fall between now and your summer vacation. If you’re worried about waiting, use this trick: Select the flight you want and start booking it online. When you hit the point where you select a seat, look at the seat map. If it’s still fairly empty, wait. It’s likely the airline will lower prices to fill those seats. Another trick: If you search repeatedly for the

same flight over a couple of days, clear the “cookies” from your web browser. They’re small data files that let a website remember things about you the next time you visit. If you don’t clear them, you might see higher airfares than someone searching that fare for the first time. The option to clear cookies is often found in your browser’s “Tools” menu.

Shop around: All travel booking websites are not created equal. Some may offer lower prices than others. There are also benefits to visiting different types of sites. Expedia and Orbitz offer package deals that can save you hundreds of dollars if you’re booking a hotel or rental car together with airfare.

 Be flexible: Don’t just compare airlines. It’s important to compare airports, too. A longer drive might be worth it for a cheaper fare.

Saturday, March 10, 2012



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COF Training Services, Inc. a 44 year oldnot-for-profit organization that provides services to people with developmental disabilities in Coffey, Osage, Franklin counties, is seeking a REGISTERED NURSE to provide and coordinate nursing and medical services to the people we serve in our three county area. COF provides competitive wages and excellent benefits. Please submit a cover letter and resume with names and contact information of three references by March 26, 2012, to the attention of: Executive Director, PO Box 459, Ottawa, KS 66067

Announcements North Lawrence Improvement Association Meeting - Monday Mar. 12 - 7PM at Peace Mennonite Church, 615 Lincoln. Guest speakers: Aimee Polson and Justina Gonzalez of Community Garden Program of Lawrence. Also discuss North Mass project behind Johnny’s and Chili Supper attendance. All Welcome! 785-842-7232

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DISTRIBUTION TEAM LEADER Team Leaders are responsible for handling the processing and bundling of newsprint products from the press to distributors; troubleshoot machinery; and assist with supervising and providing training to team members. Candidates must be available to work between the hours of 7 p.m. and 5 a.m. daily. We are looking for talented and hardworking individuals who are looking to grow in their career with a fast-paced company. Ideal candidate will have leadership experience; a team player; self starter with strong organizational skills; experience operating machinery and maintenance skills preferred; strong communication skills; good attention to detail and able to multi-task; a high school diploma or GED; able to lift up to 70 lbs.; stand for long periods of time and frequently twist and bend; and proficient with MS Office products. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to: We offer an excellent benefits package including health insurance, 401k, tuition reimbursement, paid time off, employee discounts, opportunities for career advancement and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen, and physical lift assessment required. EOE

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Health Care KMC seeking MA/LPN for Derm Clinic in Lawrence. Mon. - Fri. Days. Previous out-patient clinic experience preferred. Free health, dental & life insurance provided. Resumes to: FAX: 785-233-4669 PHONE: 785-295-0929

Hotel-Restaurant DESOTO PIZZA HUT Drivers, Cooks, Waitstaff wanted. Apply at the DeSoto Pizza Hut located at 34080 Commerce Drive or call 913-585-1265

Found Item FOUND Ipod Nano, case, buds & wrist watch on road, Lone Star area on 3/5/12. Call to identify 785-766-0551

Found Pet/Animal FOUND dog, Sweet, white part pit bull, dark patch on right eye. Female? 80lbs.? Call 785-542-2329 to further identify. FOUND, Female calico-like cat Sunday. Really sweet cat. I’m guessing 7 to 9 months old. Found near high school area in Bonner 913-915-7304

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Instruction and Tutoring Auction Calendar PUBLIC AUCTION Sun., Mar. 18, 10 am Knights of Columbus Club 2206 East 23rd Street Lawrence, KS D & L Auctions 785-766-5630 COIN AUCTION Fri., March 9, 2012 - 6PM 15767 S. Topeka Avenue Scranton, KS (4 Corners) RJ’S AUCTION SERVICE 785-273-2500 CONSIGNMENT AUCTION Sat., Mar. 10, 2012 Lyndon, KS - 9AM Harley Gerdes Auctions (785) 828-4476 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 ESTATE AUCTION Sun., Mar. 18th - 9:00AM 2110 Harper, Bldgs. 1 & 2 Lawrence, KS DONALD & SHARON MITCHELL ESTATE Elston Auction Company Mark Elston 785-218-7851 PUBLIC AUCTION Sat.,Mar. 10, 2012 - 10AM 405 West 4th Street Tonganoxie, KS JAN’S AUCTION & APPRAISAL SERICE 785-331-6919

Thicker line? Bolder heading? Color background or Logo? Ask how to get these features in your ad TODAY!!

Tutor, KS Certified Teacher M.Ed. accepting all ages, email


Warehouse and Delivery heavy lifting is required. $12 per hour. To apply call 785-331-2031 after 10:30AM

Health Care ComfortCare Homes of Baldwin City seeks Certified Medication Aides. Assist residents with ADLs, housekeeping, food preparation, activities and medications. Care is provided for residents with Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and other dementias. For application contact us at scottschultz@comfortcare DENTAL ASSISTANT EXPERIENCED Asst. needed for busy general practice. Benefits include 4 day week, health ins., 401K, health club mem. Call Dr Keith Jones off. at 785-841-0233

Entry level Quality Control position in the food industry. Seeking organized individual with an aptitude in science. Apply in person. 1992 E 1400 Rd, Lawrence, KS 785-841-6016. Laborers and Truck Driver needed for day and night positions. Local company looking for laborers. No Skills required but forklift experience a plus. Please apply in person. 1992 E 1400 Rd, Lawrence, KS 785-841-6016.

Mowing Crew help wanted. Must have experience, reliable transportation. 785.749.1141

Office-Clerical Financial Insurance Help Full-time position avail. in busy Chiropractic clinic. Must be able to multi-task. Apply in person Mon., Wed., or Fri. 8AM-4PM or Tues., Thurs. 8AM-Noon Advanced Chiropractic Services 1605 Wakarusa Dr., 66047

Part-Time SHIPPING CLERK: Attention to detail, strength to carry heavy boxes, own transportation required. 15 hours per week, $8.00 per hour. Send cover letter and resume to EEI, P.O. Box 1304, Lawrence, Kansas, 66044.

Schools-Instruction Para Educators

The East Central Kansas Cooperative in Education is accepting applications for full-time paraeducator positions in the Baldwin and Eudora School Districts. Salary range $8.80 $11.30, depending on education. Applications may be completed online at: or call 785-594-2737 if additional information is needed. EOE

Social Services

Apartments Unfurnished

Crossgate Casita’s

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

Cedarwood Apts 2411 Cedarwood Ave. Beautiful & Spacious

1 & 2BRs start at $400/mo. * Near campus, bus stop * Laundries on site * Near stores, restaurants * Water & trash paid 4BR duplex - start at $795 —————————————————— Get Coupon* for $25 OFF

GET 10% DISCOUNT 785-843-1116

785.843.4040 Offering Leases through the end of May 2012


Move-in Special for 1BRs Only one of each left: 2BR Apt.& 2BR Townhome

Studio, 1 & 2 Bedrooms Gas, Water & Trash Paid

Campus Location 785-843-8220

Chase Court Apts. 1 & 2 Bedrooms

Campus Location, W/D Pool, Gym & Small Pet OK


for KU College Office of Graduate Affairs. Three years office / clerical / administrative support experience required. Application deadline: March 20, 2012 For full position details and requirements and to apply visit: Search for position 00208622 EO/AA

Childcare Now Hiring for ECE center. Must be program director qualified for over 100 children. 785-856-6002


Route Carrier

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

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Haskell Health Center


Fall & Immediate Avail.

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.

Small pets allowed. On bus route, reserved parking, pool, playground, total electric, and washer, dryer & DW in every unit.

Ask about 2-person Special!



PERFECT for Serious Students and/or GREAT for Families.

The Woods of Old West Lawrence 785-841-4935

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

4641 W. 6th, Lawrence behind Blockbuster

2BR starting at $580 W/D included. Pool


Call NOW 785-842-1322

Tuckaway at Frontier 542 Frontier, Lawrence 1BR, 1.5 bath 2BR, 2.5 baths

Sunrise Place Sunrise Village

Apartments & Townhomes 2, 3 & 4BRs

Call for Specials! 2 Bedrooms near KU. Pool, microwave, DW, and laundry facilities 837 MICHIGAN 3 & 4 Bedrooms FREE wireless internet, DW, W/D, pool, on KU bus route. Some with garages. 660 GATEWAY COURT

Call 785-841-8400

Rent Includes All Utilities. Plus Cable, Internet, Fitness & Pool. Garages Available Elevators to all floors

Reserve YOURS for Spring/Fall

Call Today 785-856-8900

Take advantage of our rent specials while they last! 2 & 3BR units, all elect., water/trash pd. Sm. dog and students welcome! Income restrictions apply

Canyon Court Apts

LEASING FOR FALL! Luxury 1, 2 & 3 BR 700 Comet Ln. 785-832-8805


785-838-3377, 785-841-3339


Call 785-838-9559


3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st floor, 1 bath. Avail. now. No pets. $650/mo. 785-841-5797

Studio, 1, 2 & 3 BRs

CAMPUS LOCATIONS! Briarstone Apts.

1010 Emery * 785-749-7744




3BR, 2 Bath - Just $795

For Immediate Move In! 785-842-3280

Sunrise Terrace — 10th & Arkansas, so close to KU! 2BR w/study or 3rd BR, 2 full bath, CA, DW, laundry, some with W/D, lots of parking. $550 - $750/mo. No pets. 785-841-5797

Duplexes 2BR, handicap accessible, wheel chair ramps, W/D. In 4-plex on quiet st. $560/mo. Available now 785-218-1413

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)

Now Leasing for 2012!

Fast, Reliable Maintenance On-site Management Close to KU, 3 Bus Stops

1, 2, 3 BRs

Studios — 2400 Alabama, all elect., plenty of parking, AC, laundry. $390, water/cable paid. No pets. 785-841-5797

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

Great Locations! Great Prices! 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms

Spring Into Action


2BR — 2400 Alabama, 2nd floor, 1 bath, AC, DW, laundry on-site. $490/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

Near K-10, W/D hookups & fenced courtyard. 2BRs Avail., 1 with garage



Bob Billings & Crestline

Studio Apartments 600 sq. ft., $675/mo. 825 sq. ft., $855/mo. No pets allowed Call Today 785-841-6565 -

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


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

3-4BR, 1028 Ohio. Lovely home great for family, near Studios & 1BRs for Aug. 1. 1/2 KU/downtown. Low utils. block to KU. $400-$525. GAS/ 2 Bedrooms $550-$800/mo. Has study, appls., parking. WATER PAID. 785-842-7644 $1,305/mo. 785-979-6830 785-832-8728 / 785-331-5360


901 New Hampshire Studios, 1 & 2 Bedrooms 785-830-8800

Mass Street Lofts NOW LEASING for FALL & IMMEDIATE MOVE-IN 785-830-8800


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!

Start at $495 One Bedroom/studio style Pool - Fitness Center -On-Site Laundry - Water & Trash Pd.


Available Spring 2012

(EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/ KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS): 1 : Must be capable of communicating effectively, both orally and in writing. 2 : Possess mechanical competence 3 : Experience in manufacturing and inventory management. Please apply online at

Furnished 3 & 4BRs Washer/dryer included 19th & Mass., on bus route

New Downtown Lofts

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Job Summary: Directs, trains, & certifies workforce. Assists Supervisor in coordinating & leading all manufacturing operations. Assists Supervisor in maintaining Team Member & production schedules. ____________________ THE MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES PERFORMED: 1 : Hands-on Line supervision. 2 : Facilitates on-the-job training for all new & existing team members for job certifications & performance evaluations. 3 : Ensures the quality & accuracy of products & timely completion of schedules. 4 : Maintains an efficient workforce in accordance with manpower requirements & training programs. 5 : Ensures a clean and safe work area. 6 : Conducts weekly team meetings.

Regents Court

1BR - $600, 2BR - $700, 3BR - $800

2001 W. 6th. 785-841-8468

Administrative Associate Senior

Call TODAY for GREAT Deals! 785-841-1155


a 44 year old not-for-profit organization that provides services to people with developmental disabilities in Coffey, Osage, Franklin counties, is seeking a REGISTERED NURSE to provide and coordinate nursing and medical services to the people we serve in our three county area. COF provides competitive wages and excellent benefits. Please submit a cover letter and resume with names and contact information of three references by March 26, 2012, to the attention of: Executive Director, PO Box 459, Ottawa, KS 66067

Process Supervisor 2nd shift (3:00PM-11:30PM)

Now & For Fall.

Clean and roomy with on-site laundry.


Applecroft Apts.

Lab tech needed to test asphalt for highway projects. Must have or be able to pass KDOT QC/QA certification training. Experience in aggregates testing required. Good pay and benefits. Call Brad at 785-597-5111. EOE

2340 Murphy Drive 1 & 2BR Apts., $450 - $500.

*Sign lease by Mar. 31, 2012 AND College Students —————————————————— CALL TODAY (Mon. - Fri.)

Apartments Unfurnished Rentals Avail. Now!

Parkway Terrace

1BR — 810 E. 14th, 1 story, CA, W/D hookup, DW, $430/ mo., 1 pet ok. 785-841-5797

COF Training Services, Inc.


Apartments Unfurnished


Quiet, great location on KU bus route, no pets, W/D in all units. 785-842-5227

Trade Skills

Apartments Unfurnished

2-4BR, 1310 Kentucky. Near KU. $595 - $1,200/mo. $200 $400 Deposit. 785-842-7644

Landscaping & Lawn

RN/LPN/CNA 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


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1 - 4 BRs

Garages - Pool - Fitness Center • Ironwood Court Apts. • Park West Gardens Apts • Park West Town Homes • Homes at Monterey Bluffs and Green Tree Call for more details 785.840.9467

PARKWAY COMMONS 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms

Now Leasing for Fall 2012! W/D, Pool, Small Pet OK! 785-842-3280 2BR — 1017 Illinois. 2 story, 1 bath, CA, DW. $500/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 1305 Kentucky, in 4-plex. CA, DW. No pets. $450/mo. Call 785-841-5797 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 — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, 1st floor, DW. $490/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

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. 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,,, and 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. What we want to see: • A few years of web design experience is ideal (preferably using open-source technologies). Obviously - proficient with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (Experience in designing for mobile platforms a plus). • Knowledge and hands on experience with content management systems is extremely helpful (Django templates would be ideal). • Strong preference will be given to candidates with relevant experience. However, we will train the right person who demonstrates passion for their work and a willingness to learn. • Experience with a version control system (preferably Git). 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 EOE

2C SATURDAY, MARCH 10, 2012 Townhomes Acreage-Lots Four Wheel Drive Townhomes

2859 Four Wheel Drive Amazing 2BR, tranquil intimate setting, free standing townhome w/ courtyard, cathedral ceilings, skylights, & W/D. Most residents professionals. Pets ok. Water & trash pd. $685/mo. 785-842-5227 HAWTHORN TOWNHOMES 2 & 3 Bedroom Townhomes Now leasing for Fall 2012! Pet under 60lbs OK! 785-842-3280



3BR, 2 bath, $820-$840 2BR, 1 bath, $760/mo.

McGREW REAL ESTATE 785-843-2055 5 Acres 10 minutes south Quality home in area. Call Mike Flory (785) 843-4798

Miscellaneous Dog House, Top Paw two piece plastic dog house. Good condition. 29” long x24” wide x 17” high. $50 cash only. 785-843-7980

Fish tank w/stand, Floval 305 Filteration. Lots of extras food, floval medium 6 acres w/3 Martin Bldgs., 2 and water tester w//5 lg. barns, silo,smokehouse, tests. Will deliver for $20. fee $100. Ron with utils. Near Big Springs extra 402-216-7366 /Hwy 40. 785-554-9663


14 wooded acres bldg site, NW, near Lake Perry. Old Fishtank w/stand, 20 galhomesite. Repo, assume lon tank, with light bulb, owner financing with no filter, and all accessories. down payment. $427 $100. 785-764-3643 monthly. Call 785- 554-9663 Garage Door Opener, 1/3 HP motor. Remote, single McGREW REAL ESTATE car delivered, $75. 785-843-2055 785-832-2266 320 Acres SW of Lawrence. Divided into 4 parcels. Has older home and out-bldgs. Need for St. Patrick’s Day Mike Flory (785) 843-4798 Parade? Long-stemmed clay tobacco pipe. $20. 785-843-1378 after 6PM.

Half Off Deposit

Sony Portable DVD Player, with remote and charger, like New, $100. 785-764-3643

Gage Management 785-842-7644

Speakers, Set of 4 Valcom 3BR, 1.5 bath, N. Michigan St. Paging ceiling surround (Woodcreek). Hardwood Antiques sound speakers. All floors, deck, bsmt. $775. worked when removed Glasses, Set of 12 Frosted during 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874 remodel. Ivory. Glasses with “Antique Au- Offers welcome. tos” Design for $100. Excel- 785-979-2312. 2BR, in a 4-plex. New carlent condition. pet, vinyl, cabinets, coun785-841-1239. tertop. W/D is included. Teacher’s Toolbox, Books, $575/mo. 785-865-2505 Glasses, Set of 8 Kansas Big Books, games, ManipuCentennial frosted glasses latives $20. 785-393-1992 in excellent condition for AVAIL. Now $70. Call Sandy at 3BR, 2 bath, major appls., Music-Stereo 785-841-1239. 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. 785-841-4785

NEW TOWNHOMES AT IRONWOOD * 4BR, 2LR, 2-Car Garage * Kitchen Appls., W/D * Daylight/Walkout Bsmt. * Granite Countertops Showings By Appointment


Call 785-842-1524

3BR, 2 bath, 2 car, FP, NW No pets. Available Now. $900/mo. Call 785-865-6064 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644


CALL FOR SPECIALS! • 3 Bedroom, 2 bath • 2 car garage w/opener • W/D hookups • Maintenance free 785-832-0555, 785-766-2722


423B E 4th Street Tonganoxie, KS 66086 913-704-5037 Antiques, Collectibles, Glass, Furniture, Treasures

Baby & Children Items Adjustable In-line Ad Skates, In good condition, child sizes 10 to 13, easy to adjust, $5. Please call 785-749-7984. Rug, Children’s 3 by 4 foot play rug. Hardly used. Colors very bright. Provides lots of entertainment. See photo image online $10. Call 785-843-0333 Rug, Children’s 3 by 4 foot play rug. Hardly used. Colors very bright. Provides lots of entertainment. See photo image online $10. Call 785-843-0333

25” Keyboard Kawai MS710, 576 variations plus recorder, $95. 785-832-2266 Casio Keyboard, 36” CTK530, 64 Rhythms plus tones, $98. 785-832-2266 Grand pianos from $3288 for your new home! Mid-America Piano Manhattan 800-950-3774 Jump start your child’s future! The Piano increases concentration, coordination & is a lifelong gift. 800-950-3774 Oak Yamaha Console Piano Great Condition! $3900 OBO Call 785-537-3774 for more details.

Digital Pianos!

1628 W. 19th Terrace

Avail. NOW. 4BR + study, 2 car garage, fenced yard. finished bsmt. $1,600/mo.


4BR, 2 bath, lg. farm house at 16810 110th, Oskaloosa. DR, lg. LR, office. $750/mo., $750 deposit. 785-393-0260

Furniture Cherry, oak, mahogany, pecan, ebony, walnut… we have a piano that will match your décor! 800-950-3774

Brand New

Single Family Homes 4 & 5 BRs - Avail. Now 2,400 -3 ,300 sq. ft. $1,800 - $2,200 month Garber Property Mgmt.


Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

Near Stadium/Downtown Premium Rental

Updated 3BR, 2 bath with eat-in kitchen, stainless appls., W/D, deck, & lawn care. More properties are available. $525 - $550/BR. For Aug. 1st 816-686-8868

Office Space Office Space Available

at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy.


Retail & Commercial Space 2859 Four Wheel Drive

Studio/office, Wi-Fi avail., private bathroom, 697 sq.ft. 785-842-5227 for more info Prime Commercial Property on Wanamaker Road, close to 29th Street in SW Topeka, KS. Approx. 3,000 sq. ft. Call 785-271-6060

Listen to your favorite artists perform in your home with a player piano. Ask about adding one to your current piano. 785-537-3774 Mattresses, Two Twin extra long box spring mattresses; never used, use for seperate beds or for a King Size mattress. Asking $25 each, please call 785-550-4142 Recliner. Almost new leather electric recliner. Paid $1,000, asking only $300. 785-865-0747 Vintage hideabed sofa $75: Green, brown & yellow plaid. Used very little never slept on. Some damage from cat claws, fix w/ arm covers included 785-842-5528 Wooden Kitchen Table w/ Chairs, Heavy 41in. square fancy table chairs. $75 for table, $25 for each chair. good condition. Please call 785-550-4142

Household Misc. Clipper 4 dog crate, Excellent condition. 27 (long) x 20 (high) x 19 (wide). $50 cash only. 785-843-7980 Great for train or slotcar track. $100. $120 delivered. 402-216-7366

Mobile Homes OWNER WILL FINANCE 3BR, 2 bath, CH/CA, appls., shed, clean, move in ready! Lawrence 816-830-2152


Lights, Alzak Metalite recessed lights. Set of 3. Worked fine when removed during remodel. $30/offer. 785 979 2312.

Machinery-Tools Ladder, 20 ft Extension Ladder for $50. Please call 785-841-1239.

Miscellaneous 2 Room unfinished cabin w/ loft, on lg. lot in Lake Shore Estates, Lake Perry. Repo, assume owner financing with no down payment. $257 monthly. 785-554-9663

46 volumes of Sax Rohmer, author of Fu Manchu. 18 hardback and 28 paperbacks. Most in good condition. List of titles on request. 1 first edition. $50. 785-843-9199

3 - 6 acres, includes pond, BBQ, The very best Weber On Hwy. 40 near Big Charcoal BBQ. Used twice Springs. Owner will trade we went to Gas. Excellent and/or finance with no condition. They are selling down payment. From $171 for $172, asking $75. per month. 785-554-9663 Please call 785-550-4142

Cash Only. First Street to the East, North of the River. Many Antiques, Primitives, Huge Amount of Costume Jewelry Dolls, Blue and White Dishes, Cobalt Dishes, Tools Furniture, Black Memorabilia, Yards and Yards of Fabric, Clocks, Cut Pressed Glass, Enamelware, Antique Trunks and Lamps, Old Peddle Car, Needs Restored, Garden Statues, Quilts, Pocket Knives, Lighters and Much Much More..Many Items 25 cents to 1 Dollar. Half Price on Saturday. Sale Starts At 9

Spring Garage Sale Sat. 8AM until 4PM 1643 Bullene Ave.

Ford 2007 Mustang GT, 61,000 miles, auto., red with black stripe, $17,000. 660-238-9988.

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 $17,869. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Ford 2003 Taurus SE. Nice reliable, economical Taurus at a great price. Small V6 and clean inside. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24 4/7

look for signs - 1 block west of 19th Haskell LOTS of great stuff! Handcrafted bird houses, hand carved bears, BB gun, small TV, DVD player, Full-size oak headboard, straight back oak chair with cane seat [great condition], Pepsi Coke wooden boxes, handmade rustic wooden candle holders, barn wood coat rack, fishing reels, Craftsman 10” miter saw, Milwaukee 10” miter saw, metal detector, deer antlers, oak display shelf, mini-fridge, stereo, kid’s toys, men women’s clothing and shoes, wicker clothes hamper, Rickey Henderson autographed baseball plaque. Lots of miscellaneous decorator items! Hope you can come and check it out!

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


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

Pontiac 2009 Torrent AWD, V6, alloy wheels, roof rack, ABS, very sporty, stk#194281 only $15,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Over 10 Steinway Grands Models A, B, M, O, S Verticals available too! Mid-America Piano 800-950-3774

Architectural Salvage, Art Deco door escutchons, kite shape, chromed brass, 25 LUXURY TOWNHOMES for $100. 785-843-1378 after 6PM. Pianos, (3) 2 Baldwin GREAT Move In Specials Acrosonics and 1 Winter STEEL BUILDINGS -Save Call for Details Co. Spinet, $475-575 Price Thousands on 2011 Close625 Folks Rd • 785-832-8200 includes tuning & delivery. outs!! Limited availability, 785-832-9906 20x30, 30x40, others. Save $$$, buy now for spring. Houses Discounted shipping. Dis- TV-Video play savings also! Call 1st Class, Pet Friendly 866-352-0469 65 Inch Philips Big-Screen Houses & Apts. television with inbuilt Computer-Camera round sound & two Turner. 785-842-1069 Excellent condition and Android Pad, 7 inch An- you would be impressed. HAWTHORN HOUSES droid pad, (Tablet) iT co- $150. Call 785-843-1425 2 & 3 Bedroom Houses mes with various Apps $98 Now leasing for Fall 2012! Call 785-843-1425 TV, Magnavox 20” bedroom Pet under 60lbs OK! Batteries & two recharg- color TV delivered. ers, (one is charger lent, $85. 785-832-2266 785-842-3280 CG-580) for Canon 50D. 3BR, 1 bath, 1 car garage w/ Used 2 Canon batteries opener, range, refrig., W/D and 6 generic batteries. Call hookups. $795/mo. Deposit $50 cash only. 785-843-7980. & Refs. Call 785-749-3840

3BR, 1603 Lindenwood Lane. 1 bath, carport. $700/mo. Available April 1. Contact Heritage Realty 785-841-1412

March 8, 9, 10 No Early Sales 9:00 - 6:00 Family Run Sale

Lawrence HUGE MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE SALE 3018 HARPER STREET SAT. 3/10 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. RAIN OR SHINE! Directions: From Haskell, Take 28th to Harper then Right. (Mary’s Lake Subdivision) We are at the end of cul-de-sac on the left side of street. Little Tikes Climber, Little Tikes Picnic Table, Toys, Halloween Costumes for Kids, Baby Monitor, Jungle Themed Nursery Bedding Set, Shark Steam Mop, CDs, Girl’s 16” Bike, Christmas Stuff, Stationery, Scrapbooks & Paper, Craft Supplies, Jewelry, Purses, Lots of Shoes, Office Stuff, Kitchenware, Longaberger Baskets & Pottery, Tons of Home Decor (many new At Home America items in boxes), Formal Dresses Size 10 & 12, Women’s Dress Clothes, Size 10 Wedding Dress & Size 18 Wedding Dress (Alfred Angelo), Wedding accessories (heart pillow, shoes size 10, wedding tiara, veil, full slip, evening purse), Candles, Women’s Plus Size Clothing, Boy’s Newborn-24 mos, Boy’s 5T, 7-18, Misses Clothes L, Bubble CD Tower, Portable Audiovox Computer (palm pilot type) & Foldable Keyboard, Penny & Quarter Box of Treasures for kids, Hy-Vee Fundraising Coupon Books for Sale & Bake Sale to raise last minute funds for the LHS Band Trip to Festival Disney, and much more...Don’t miss this one!

Moving Sale 1 Day Only Saturday March 10 8:30 am - 2 pm 1609 Stratford Rd Downsizing! 12’ Old Town kayak, patio furniture, all lawn/garden/tools, wheelbarrow, Sauder desk/ hutch/bookcase, wood desk, desk chairs, office supplies, Sony TV, stereo deck, kitchen and dishware, women (M) and men’s clothing (M), many decorative items, jewelry, art, rugs, books, and more! ½ price after noon. No early sales.

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

Buick 2005 Century V6, 20-30MPG, Auto, FWD, Cloth, CD, Cruise, Wow 65K, $7500 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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

Chevrolet 1979 Caprice, 137K, mint condition, new tires, New AC compressor, No rust, always garaged. Call 785-255-4579


Dodge 2007 Magnum Stone White, 57K. Love Your Car!

Chevrolet 2008 Equinox AWD V6 LT, very hard to find, alloy wheels, On Star, GM Certified! Two years of maintenance included! Stk#18192 only $19,415. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Toyota 2009 Camry LE, very dependable, power equipment and much more, stk#681121 only $16,436. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

Hyundai 2009 Accent 39K, Blue Lifetime Engine Warranty! 785-841-0102

Toyota 2001 Camry LE. Very nice clean sedan for age. Burgundy with clean gray cloth. Four cylinder automatic for great gas economy. Hard to find nice used Camrys. This is one. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Toyota 2009 Yaris HB 32K, Black Sand We Have Several 2 Door AND 4 Door Hatchbacks To Choose From. See Us Today! Apply On-Line At 785-841-0102

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 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 7

Volkswagen 2009 New Beetle 42K, Candy White, Now More Than Ever, Apply On-Line At 785-841-0102

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 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Mazda 2005 Tribute, One owner vehicle in excellent condition and low mileage! Completely loaded with V6, leather, moonroof, power/heated seats, rear spoiler and 6 CD changer. Very well maintained with 90,000 miles. $8,500. Please email or call 785-766-5108 if interested. Nissan 2001 Altima Limited Edition. Super clean car in silver with gray clean cloth. Automatic, four door with great gas mileage, all for under $5400. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Nissan 2003 Maxima GLE in gleaming navy blue. Last year for this super popular body style. Add in gray leather, moonroof, famous Nissan V6, and you have another Rueschhoff rre find! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Chevrolet 2009 Traverse LS AWD, GM certified, great room for the family with room for seven, stk#17729. Only $23,777, hurry this won’t last long at this price! Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Toyota 2010 Corolla, CE Barcelona Red, 48K Can you believe It?! 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 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/ /7

Volkswagen 2008 Rabbit 48K, 4 Door, Silver Apply On-Line 785-841-0102

Volvo 2003 S80 T6, FWD, Twin Turbo V6, 1owner, Leather, Moon, 17” Alloy, 101K, $9500 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Chevy 2007 Equinox AWD LS, V6, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, On Star, cruise control, power equipment and affordable. Only $14,855. stk#10266 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ford 2008 Escape XLT 4cyl, fwd, ABS, traction control, cd changer, alloy wheels, power equipment, great gas mileage, stk#564292 only $15,776. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Kia 2010 Sportage LX Black Cherry, 49K Lifetime Engine Warranty? Yes!!! 785-841-0102

Scion 2008 xD 41K, Barcelona Red Apply On-Line At 785-841-0102

Scion 2009 XD, 35K Silver, 4 Door Hatch-back, Volvo 2007 S-60 2.5T, leather, sunroof, alloy wheels, power equipment, stk#12542 only $17,441. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Are You Listening? 785-841-0102


Buick 2008 Enclave CXL, fwd, room for seven, premium wheels, remote start, sunroof, leather heated seats, navigation, Bose sound and much more, stk#494541 only $24,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Subaru 2008 Outback AWD 2.5I, V6, power equipment, cruise control, alloy wheels, very sharp! Stk#18412 only $19,877. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Sport Utility-4x4

GMC 2009 Acadia SLT, sunroof, abs, remote start, alloy wheels, On Star, Bose sound, very nice! Stk#490711 only $26,499. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Honda 2009 Accord EX 52K, Alabaster Silver Love Your Car! Apply On-Line At 785-841-0102

GM CERTIFIED is not like any other dealer backed warranty. Don’t let the other dealers tell you any different. Dale Willey Automotive is the only dealer in Lawrence that GM Certifies their cars and trucks. Come see the difference! Call for details. 785-843-5200 ask for Allen

Chevrolet 2009 Cobalt LT, FWD, 4cyl, great commuter car! Alloy wheels, power equipment, great gas mileage! Stk#397901 only $10,774 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

We are now your Chevrolet dealer, call us for your service or sales needs! Dale Willey Automotive 785-843-5200

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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

Honda 2010 Accord EXL, one owner local trade, sunroof, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, very nice! Stk#306421 only $19,326. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Nissan 2010 Versa 1.8 S 30K, Brilliant Silver etallic, Swear By Your Car, Not At It! 785-841-0102


Dodge 2010 Caliber SXT 44K, Inferno Red Are You Drowning In Choices? No More! 785-841-0102 785-841-0102

Nissan 2011 Versa Don’t buy new! Save thousands with these great commuter cars! 2 to choose from starting at $13,400 stk#12767 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2007 HHR 63K, Dark Blue Call Now! 785-841-0102

Dale Willey Automotive 2840 Iowa Street (785) 843-5200


Cadillac 2005 SRX 76K, White Diamond See Us Today! Apply On-Line At 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

Chrysler 2010 300 Touring Inferno Red, 36K Enjoy a “Fear Free” Car Buying Experience at 785-841-0102

Cars-Imports Toyota 2006 Camry LE 65k, Dark Grey Metallic From Lawrence’s Favorite On-line Dealership!

Mazda 2007 Mazda 5 Sport 46K, Brilliant Black 6 Passenger Comfort, Can You Imagine? And Fuel Economy Too! 785-841-0102


Chevrolet 2007 Cobalt Victory Red, 84K Clean, Local Trade-In Apply On-Line At 785-841-0102


Ford 2010 Focus SE 33K, Sterling Grey Lawrence’s Favorite On-line Dealership! 785-841-0102

730 Elm

Training Classes - Lawrence Jayhawk Kennel Club, 6 wks. $70. Enroll online, or call 785-842-5856 deadline 3/22.

Building Materials

Hundreds of sounds, rhythms & features. Record directly to CD! 800-950-3774

North Lawrence Estate Sale


Bike Saddle, Brooks Pro. (1970 leather, excellent) $75. 785-843-1378 after 6PM.

Saddlebrook & Overland Pointe


Bloodhounds AKC, red or black/tan. Up to date shots/worming $400. Tongie. 913-481-2949


Architectural Salvage, 1930’s clear glass door knobs. $10/pair. 785-843-1378 after 6PM.


Nissan 2008 350Z Nismo, 6sp, one owner, very sharp! You have got to see this one, come on in for a test drive! Stk#564932 . Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Porsche 1987 944. Local trade-in priced for quick sale. red, tan interior, 132K miles. Only $2700. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

The Selection

Premium selected automobiles Specializing in Imports 785-856-0280 “We can locate any vehicle you are looking for.”


We buy cars, trucks and suvs for all Import Brands. Call David 785-838-2327 2829 Iowa St.


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Foundation Repair

CONCRETE INC. Your local concrete repair specialists Sidewalks, Patios, Driveways

ADVANCED SYSTEMS Basement & foundation repair Your hometown company Over three decades 785-841-0145

Quality work at a fair price!

Automotive Services Auto Maintenance and Repair

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One room or your whole house.

IT’S FREE! All the latest styles and most popular colors! Many IN STOCK for Fastest Service!

Decorative & Regular Drives, Walks & Patios Custom Jayhawk Engraving Jayhawk Concrete 785-979-5261 Driveways, Parking Lots, Paving Repair, Sidewalks, Garage Floors, Foundation Repair 785-843-2700 Owen 24/7

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Jennings’ Floor Trader Pre-Shop online at “local store” tab

Bryant Collision Repair Mon-Fri. 8AM-6PM We specialize in Auto Body Repair, Paintless Dent Repair, Glass Repair, & Auto Accessories. 785-843-5803 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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Decks & Fences Oakley Creek Catering - Full Service Caterer Specializing in smoked meats & barbeque

- Corporate Events, Private Parties, Weddings-

On-Site Cooking Available Family Owned & Operated


Cell Phone Service & Repair WIRELESS RESTORE

CELL PHONE REPAIR Buy * Sell * Repair * Smart Phones Tablets Gaming Systems 2201 W 25th St.

785-838-4488 harrisauto

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

K’s Tire

Sales and Service Tires for anything Batteries Brakes Oil Changes Fair and Friendly Customer Service is our trademark 2720 Oregon St. 785-843-3222 Find great offers at kstire

Tires, Alignment, Brakes, A/C, Suspension Repair Financing Available 785-841-6050 1828 Mass. St performancetire

Westside 66 & Car Wash

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

Kansas Carpet Care, Inc.

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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Concrete, Block & Limestone Wall Repair, Waterproofing Drainage Solutions Sump Pumps, Driveways. 785-843-2700 Owen 24/7


Child Care Provided

Mudjacking, Waterproofing. We specialize in Basement Repair & Pressure Grouting. Level & Straighten Walls & Bracing on wall. BBB . Free Estimates Since 1962

Over 25 yrs. exp. Licensed & Insured Decks, deck covers, pergolas, screened porches, & all types of repairs Call 913-209-4055 for Free estimates or go to Looking for Something Creative? Call Billy Construction Decks, Fences, Etc. Insured. (785) 838-9791

Air Conditioning/ & Heating/Sales & Srvs.

Garage Doors

Free Estimates on replacement equipment! Ask us about Energy Star equipment & how to save on your utility bills.

Roger, Kevin or Sarajane


• Garage Doors • Openers • Service • Installation Call 785-842-5203 or visit us at /freestategaragedoors


Electric & Industrial Supply Pump & Well Drilling Service www.lawrencemarketplace. com/scotttemperature

For Everything Electrical Committed to Excellence Since 1972 Full Service Electrical Contractor

Get Lynn on the line! 785-843-LYNN lynncommunications

Employment Services

2 Openings 18 months - 5 years First aid, CPR, SRS

For all your Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing needs


• Garage Doors • Openers • Service • Installation

Serving the Douglas & Franklin county areas

General Services

Home Improvements 785-856-GOLD(4653) Jewelry, coins, silver, watches. Earn money with broken & Unwanted jewelry

Home Repair Services Interior/Exterior Carpentry, Vinyl siding, Roofing, Tearoff/reroof. 35 yrs. exp. Free est. 913-636-1881

We provide door-to-door transportation as well as many additional services to residents of Douglas County living with disabilities.

Give your sweetie the gift of cleaning.

Gift Certificates Avail. Family owned and operated since 1992

Sue Bee’s Cleaning 785-841-2268

Int. & Ext. Remodeling All Home Repairs Mark Koontz

Bus. 913-269-0284


• Baths • Kitchens • Rec Rooms • Tile • Windows •Doors •Trim •Wood Rot Since 1974 GARY 785-856-2440 785-925-0803 Licensed & Insured

Apply at Or Call (785) 842-1515 BETTER WORK BETTER LIFE adecco Temporary or Contract Staffing Evaluation Hire, Direct Hire Professional Search Onsite Services (785) 749-7550 1000 S Iowa, Lawrence KS express

Events/ Entertainment Eagles Lodge

Banquet Room Available for Corporate Parties, Wedding Receptions, Fundraisers Bingo Every Friday Night 1803 W 6th St. (785) 843-9690 http://lawrencemarket

Renovations Kitchen/Bath Remodels House Additions & Decks Quality Work Affordable Prices


Mobile Enviro-Wash LTD

Serving individuals, farmers & business owners across the midwest 785-331-3607

Water, Fire & Smoke Damage Restoration • Odor Removal • Carpet Cleaning • Air Duct Cleaning •

Interior/Exterior Painting

One Company Is All You Need and One Phone Call Is All You Need To Make (785) 842-0351

Quality Work Over 20 yrs. exp.

Call Lyndsey 913-422-7002

Landscaping Low Maintenance Landscape, Inc.

1210 Lakeview Court, Innovative Planting Design Construction & Installation www.lawrencemarketplace. com/lml

Plan Now For Next Year • Custom Pools, Spas & Water Features • Design & Installation • Pool Maintenance (785) 843-9119

Retirement Community

Professional Painters Home, Interior, Exterior Painting, Lead Paint Removal Serving Northeast Kansas 785-691-6050 http://lawrencemarket

Drury Place

Live More Pay Less Worry-free life at an affordable price

1510 St. Andrews


Riffel Painting Co. druryplace


Specializing in new homes & Residential interior and exterior repaints Power Washing Deck staining Sheet Rock Repair Quality work and products since 1985


Lawn, Garden & Nursery Green Grass Lawn Care Mowing, Yard Clean-up, Tree Trimming, Snow Removal. Insured all jobs considered 785-312-0813/785-893-1509

Re-Roofs: All Types Roofing Repairs Siding & Windows FREE Estimates (785) 749-0462

Supplying all your Painting needs. Serving Lawrence and surrounding areas for over 25 years.

Locally owned & operated.

Free estimates/Insured.


Complete Roofing Services Professional Staff Quality Workmanship http://lawrencemarketplace. com/lawrenceroofing

Pet Services


Complete Roofing

Tearoffs, Reroofs, Redecks * Storm Damage * Leaks * Roof Inspections


1783 E 1500 Rd, Lawrence Find us on Facebook Pine Landscape Center 785-843-6949

We’re There for You!

Dependable & Reliable pet sitting, feeding, walks, overnights, and more! References! Insured! 785-550-9289


Marty Goodwin 785-979-1379

Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs

Professional Service with a Tender Touch

Medical-HealthTherapy Breathe Holistic Life Center

Yoga is more than getting on the mat. Live Passionately Yoga Nutrition Classes Relaxation Retreats 1407 Massachusetts 785-218-0174 breathe

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Stress Free for you and your pet.

Insurance Work Welcome


Call Calli 785-766-8420 mclaughlinroofing


Salon & Spa

• Hair styling /Coloring • Soft Curl Perms • Nails & Eye Lashes 785-856-9020 2400 Franklin Rd., Suite E LawrenceMarketplace. com/ruffends


Haul Free: Salvageable items. Minimum charge: other moving/hauling jobs. Also Maintenance/Cleaning for home/business, inside/out plumbing / Retired Carpenter, Deck electrical & more. Repairs, Home Repairs, terior Wall Repair & Paint785-841-6254 ing, Doors, Wood Rot, Powerwash 785-766-5285 STARVING ARTISTS MOVING 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. Snow Removal com/starvingartist Driveways & Sidewalks

(785) 550-1565

NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!

Guttering Services

Steve’s Place

Full Remodels & Odd Jobs, Interior/Exterior Painting, Installation & Repair of:

Banquet Hall available for wedding receptions, birthday parties, corporate meetings & seminars. For more info. visit http://lawrencemarket

Decks Drywall Siding Gutters Privacy Fencing Doors Trim


1388 N 1293 Rd, Lawrence

Insured 20 yrs. experience




Honest & Dependable Free estimate, References Call Linda 785-691-7999

Computer/Internet Computer Running Slow? Viruses/Malware? Troubleshooting? Lessons? Computer Questions, Advise? We Can Help — 785-979-0838

• Unsightly black streaks of mold & dirt on your roof? • Mold or Mildew on your house? • Is winter salt intrusion causing your concrete to flake?

Complete interior & exterior painting Siding replacement

Spring Cleanup

Office* Clerical* Accounting Light Industrial* Technical Finance* Legal

Five yrs. exp. References, Bonded & Insured Res., Com., Moveouts 785-840-5467

JASON TANKING CONSTRUCTION New Construction Framing, Remodels, Additions, Decks Fully Ins. & Lic. 785.760.4066 http://lawrencemarket

No Job Too Big or Small

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.

Funded in part by KDOT Public Transit Program


Eco-Friendly Cleaning

Inside - Out Painting Service

Int/Ext/Specialty Painting Siding, Wood Rot & Decks Kate, 785-423-4464

Fast Quality Service

Commercial &Residential 24 hour Service

Even if you don’t have a disability and you live outside the Lawrence City limits, we can help.



Call 785-215-4251 Free Estimates Fully Insured inside-out-paint



Licensed Day Care

Janitorial Services Business-Commercial-Industrial Housecleaning Carpet Cleaning Tile & Grout Cleaning The “Greener Cleaner” Locallly Owned Since 1983 Free Estimates

I Will Paint Your Home, Apt. or Place of Business Free Estimates Senior Citizen Discount Exp. professional painter

Free Quote

Wagner’s 785-749-1696

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Bird Janitorial & Hawk Wash Window Cleaning. • House Cleaning • Chandeliers • Post Construction • Gutters • Power Washing • Prof Window Cleaning • Sustainable Options Find Coupons & more info: birdjanitorial Free Est. 785-749-0244

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602 E 9th St | 785-843-4522

Hilltop Child Development Center, 1605 Irving Hill Road Lawrence, Kansas 785-864-4940 Serving Lawrence since 1972.

• Color & Design • Space Planning • Furniture Layouts • Trade Discounts • Project Management 785-766-9281

Heating & Cooling

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Motors - Pumps Complete Water Systems

Full service preschool & licensed childcare center for children ages 1-12. Open year-round, Monday- Friday, from 7 am to 6 pm

“where simple ideas become inspiring realities”

“Your Comfort Is Our Business.” Installation & Service Residential & Commercial (785) 841-2665 wirelessrestore bpi

Carpet Cleaning


Quality work at a fair price!


Harris Auto Repair

Domestics and Imports Brake repair Engine repair AC repair / service Custom exhaust systems Shock & Struts Transmissions Tire sales / repairs


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Across The Bridge In North Lawrence 903 N 2nd St | 785-842-2922 battery

Origins Interior Design

Seamless aluminum guttering. Many colors to choose from. Install, repair, screen, clean-out. Locally owned. Insured. Free estimates.

CONCRETE INC. Your local concrete repair specialists Sidewalks, Patios, Driveways

Instruction and Tutoring

Insurance Staining & Engraving Existing Concrete Custom Decorative Patterns Patios, Basements, Garage Floors, Driveways 785-393-1109


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For All Your Battery Needs

Guttering Services

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3000 Iowa - 785-841-3838

Bryant Collision Repair Mon-Fri. 8AM-6PM We specialize in Auto Body Repair, Paintless Dent Repair, Glass Repair, & Auto Accessories. 785-843-5803 bryant-collision-repair

Call 866-823-8220 to advertise.

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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 keysofjoy


via 9 community newspaper sites.

A. B. Painting & Repair

. RETIRED MASTER PLUMBER & Handyman needs small work. Bill Morgan 816-523-5703

Taking Care of Lawrence’s Plumbing Needs for over 35 Years (785) 841-2112 /kastl



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All Your Banking Needs

Music Lessons

Travel Services

Int/ext. Drywall, Tile, Siding, Wood rot, & Decks 30 plus yrs. Refs. Free Est.

Al 785-331-6994

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Recycling Services 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 lonnies

Lawrence First Class Transportation Limos Corporate Cars Drivers available 24/7


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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

Fredy’s Tree Service

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


4C SATURDAY, MARCH 10, 2012 Sport Utility-4x4 Truck-Pickups Chevrolet 2006 Trailblazer 74K, White 4X4, Call Today! 785-841-0102

Truck-Pickups Ford 2006 F-150 STX, 58K Black Lifetime Engine Warranty! 785-841-0102

Ford 2009 Escape XLT 52K, Dark Blue Grey See Us Today! Apply On-Line At 785-841-0102

Toyota 2009 Sienna XLE, one owner local trade, alloy wheels, CD changer, power equipment, quad seating, power sliding doors, stk#471541 only $26,544. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ford 2001 Explorer Sport, LOW miles, excellent condition. Leather, Moonroof, 4x4. Nice tires on alloy wheels. Excellent student car! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Ford 2010 F150 XLT 4wd, crew cab, one owner, SYNC radio, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, tow package, bed mat, stk#191211 only $26,888 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Jeep 2008 Commander 70K, Black Lifetime Engine Warranty! 785-841-0102 Jeep 2004 Grand Cherokee Special Edition. Local trade-in, great condition, leather, heated seats, moonroof, and much more. Super SUV at a great price! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Jeep 2005 Liberty Sport 4WD, 67K, White CALL NOW!!! 785-841-0102


Chevrolet 2008 Silverado LT1, Crew cab, Z71, remote start, alloy wheels, tow package, On Star, running boards, GM Certified with 12 month or 12k bumper to bumper warranty! Stk#14272 only $26,500 Dale Willey 785-843-5200


“Kansas Jack for Junkers”

Is a privately funded program helping consumers buy a nicer, newer car than they are now driving. This program is designed to energize the economy, boost auto sales and safer vehicles on the northeast Kansas roadways. No local, state or federal tax dollars are being used to fund this program.


“Kansas Jack for Junkers”

Chevrolet 2008 Uplander LS, GM Certified, 12 month or 12k bumper to bumper warranty at no extra charge, plenty of room for the family and your budget! Only $13,577.00 stk#14690 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Our special network of lenders have relaxed lending criteria for this special event, to allow nicer, newer loans on nicer, newer cars to be approved on-the-spot!!


We believe everyone deserves a nicer, newer car and no one should have to drive a car they hate!! “Dealer For the People”

1527 W. 6th St.


Mazda 2004 Tribute LX. Another very nice Tribute, this one in a nice blue and grey color combination. Automatic, V6, FWD. Very clean and a super economical small SUV. See website for photos Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Is a privately funded program helping consumers buy a nicer, newer car than they are now driving. This program is designed to energize the economy, boost auto sales and safer vehicles on the northeast Kansas roadways. No local, state or federal tax dollars are being used to fund this program.


This is a limited time opportunity. Transactions must be made between March 10 & when the funding runs out!


This is a limited time opportunity. Transactions must be made between March 10 & when the funding runs out!

Jack for Junkers TRADE-IN WORTH

Here is what you need to know!

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STATE OF KANSAS to the above named Defendants and The Unknown Heirs, executors, devisees, trustees, creditors, and assigns of any deceased defendants; the unknown spouses of any defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of any defendants that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, successors 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 person who are or may be concerned:

YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition for Mortgage Foreclosure has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas by Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as Trustee for the Holders of Lawrence the First Franklin Mortgage Loan Trust, Mortgage Loan (First published in the Law- Asset-Backed Certificates, rence Daily Journal-World Series 2005-FFH1, praying February 25, 2012) for foreclosure of certain real property legally deIN THE DISTRICT COURT OF scribed as follows: DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT LOT 2, BLOCK 5, IN SUNSET HILL ESTATE SUBDIVISION, Countrywide Home Loans AN ADDITION TO THE CITY Servicing LP OF LAWRENCE, DOUGLAS Plaintiff, COUNTY, KANSAS. Tax I.D. vs. #: U09174 Robert A. Howard and Lori A. Howard, et al. for a judgment against deDefendants. fendants and any other interested parties and, unless Case No. 09CV213 otherwise served by perCourt Number: 4 sonal or mail service of summons, the time in Pursuant to K.S.A. which you have to plead to Chapter 60 the Petition for Foreclosure in the District Court of NOTICE OF SALE Douglas County, Kansas will expire on April 23, 2012. Under and by virtue of an If you fail to plead, judgOrder of Sale issued to me ment and decree will be enby the Clerk of the District tered in due course upon Court of Douglas County, the request of plaintiff. Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC Kansas, will offer for sale at By: public auction and sell to Jennifer L. Michaels, #24256 the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level Chad R. Doornink, #23536 of the Judicial and Law En- forcement Center of the Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on Jeremy M. Hart, #20866 March 22, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: 11460 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Ste 300 Lot Seven (7), in Block One Leawood, KS 66211 (1), in Fairview, an Addition (913) 339-9132 to the City of Lawrence, in (913) 339-9045 (fax) Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 1508 E. ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF 19th Street, Lawrence, KS 66046 (the “Property”) MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC AS ATTORNEYS FOR WELLS to satisfy the judgment in FARGO BANK, N.A. AS TRUSthe above-entitled case. TEE FOR THE HOLDERS OF The sale is to be made THE FIRST FRANKLIN MORTwithout appraisement and GAGE LOAN TRUST, MORTsubject to the redemption GAGE LOAN ASSET-BACKED period as provided by law, CERTIFICATES, SERIES and further subject to the 2005-FFH1 IS ATTEMPTING approval of the Court. For TO COLLECT A DEBT AND more information, visit ANY INFORMATION TAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff ________ Douglas County, Kansas (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World Prepared By: February 25, 2012) South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF (KS # 10551) DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 CIVIL COURT DEPARTMENT Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 SPRINGLEAF FINANCIAL (913)663-7899 (Fax) SERVICES, INC., Attorneys For Plaintiff formerly known as Ameri(90930) can General Financial Ser________ vices, Inc., Plaintiff, v. (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World TERRI L. DRISCOLL and JASON P. HERKEN February 25, 2012) UNKNOWN SPOUSE, IF ANY, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF OF TERRI L. DRISCOLL DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS UNKNOWN SPOUSE, IF ANY, OF JASON P. HERKEN CIVIL DEPARTMENT JOHN DOE (TENANT/ OCCUBank of America, N.A., suc- PANT) cessor by merger to BAC JANE DOE (TENANT/ OCCUHome Loans Servicing, LP PANT) Defendants. fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, LP Case No. 12CV89 Plaintiff, Court No. 4 vs. Kevin Ashley Green and K.S.A. Chapter 60 Brandi JoAnne Green, et al. Defendants. TITLE TO REAL ESTATE INVOLVED Case No. 11CV253 Court Number: 1 NOTICE OF SUIT Pursuant to K.S.A. The State of Kansas to: Chapter 60 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: Lot 9 and 10, in Block 6, in BELMONT ADDITION, an addition to the City of Lawrence, as shown by the recorded plat thereof, in Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 1446 Elmwood Street, Lawrence, KS 66044 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit

The above-named defendants and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, lessees, tenants and assigns of any deceased defendants; the unknown spouses of any defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors, lessees, tenants and assigns of any defendants that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, lessees, tenants, successors and assigns of any defendants that are or were partners or in partnership; the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of any defendants that are minors or are under any legal disability; and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, lessees, tenants and assigns of any person alleged to be deceased, AND ALL OTHER PERSONS WHO ARE OR MAY BE CONCERNED:

YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition for Mortgage Foreclosure has been filed in the above District Court of Kansas, as above capKenneth McGovern, Sheriff tioned, praying for a decree foreclosure on the Douglas County, Kansas of plaintiff’s first lien on the real estate described as Prepared By: follows, to wit: South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann Beginning at the Northwest (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 corner of Lot 13, Block 8, in Westland Addition, an addiOverland Park, KS 66211 tion in the City of Lawrence, (913)663-7600 Kansas; Thence South 0 (913)663-7899 (Fax) 04’02” East along the West Attorneys For Plaintiff line of said Lot, 120.00 feet, (128694) thence North 89 55’58” East, ________ along the South line of said Lot, 37.16 feet, thence North 0 11’46” East, 120 feet to the North line of said Lot, thence South 89 55’58” West, along said North line, 37.72 feet to the point of beginning, in Douglas County, Kansas.

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(First published in the Law- Which is more accurately rence Daily Journal-World described as: March 10, 2012) Beginning at the Northwest IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF corner of Lot 13, in Block 8, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS in Westland Addition, an CIVIL DEPARTMENT Addition in the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as Kansas; thence South 0 deTrustee for the Holders of grees’04 minutes 02 secthe First Franklin Mortgage onds East along the West Loan Trust, Mortgage Loan line of said Lot, 120.00 feet, Asset-Backed Certificates, thence North 89 degrees 55 Series 2005-FFH1 minutes 58 seconds East, Plaintiff, along the South line of said vs. Lot, 37.16 feet; thence North Gregory D Franchuk, 0 degrees 11 minutes 46 Tamera B Franchuk, Jane seconds East , 120.00 feet to Doe, and John Doe, et al. the North line of said Lot, Defendants, thence South 89 degrees 55 minutes 58 seconds West. Case No. 12CV140 along said North line, 37.72 Court No. feet to the point of beginning. Commonly known as Title to Real Estate Involved and numbered 3727 Overland Drive Lawrence, KS Pursuant to K.S.A. § 60 66044. YOU ARE HEREBY REQUIRED to plead to said Petition on or before the 6th day of April, 2012 at the Courthouse in the above county. Should you fail therein, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon said Petition for Mortgage Foreclosure. MCNEARNEY & ASSOCIATES, LLC Brandon T. Pittenger #20296 Teri L. Westbrook #23578 6800 College Blvd., Suite 400 P.O. Box 7410 Overland Park, KS 66207 (913) 323-4595 Ext. 185 ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF NOTICE Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. Section 1692c(b), no information concerning the collection of this debt may be given without the prior consent of the consumer given directly to the debt collector or the express permission of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt collector is attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World February 25, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS In the Matter of the Estate of GLADYS SHAW, deceased. Case No. 2012-PR-23 Division No. 1 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 59 NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are hereby notified that on February 16, 2012, a Petition for Probate of Will and Appointing Co-Executors was filed in this Court by Michael Hearne Shaw and Rebecca Jones, heirs, legatees, devisees, and Co-Executors named in the Last Will and Testament of Gladys Shaw, deceased. All creditors of the above named decedent are notified to exhibit their demands against the estate within four months from the date of first publication of this notice, as provided by law, and if their demands are not thus exhibited, they shall be forever barred. Michael Hearne Shaw, Petitioner STEVENS & BRAND, LLP PO Box 189 Lawrence, KS 66044 (785) 843-0811 Attorneys for the Petitioner ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World March 10, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS In the Matter of the Estate of James Turner, Deceased No. 2012PR31 NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are notified that on February 28, 2012, a Petition for Probate of Will and Issuance of Letters Testamentary under the Kansas Simplified Estates Act was filed in the court by Elizabeth Cooper, a legatee and Executor named in the “Last Will and Testament of James Turner,” deceased. All creditors are notified to exhibit their demands against the Estate within four months from the date of the first publication of this notice, as provided by law, and if their demands are not thus exhibited, they shall be forever barred. Elizabeth Cooper Petitioner Joan Hawkins #19148 J. Hawk Law Ltd 123 W 8th St, Ste 102 Lawrence, KS 66044 (785) 843-1009 Attorney for Petitioner ________ (Published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World March 10, 2012) ORDINANCE NO. 8691 AN ORDINANCE ADOPTING SCRAP METAL DEALER REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS WITHIN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS; BY ENACTING CHAPTER 6, ARTICLE 18 OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS 2011 EDITION AND AMENDMENTS THERETO. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS: Section 1. Chapter 6, Article 18, of the Code of the City of Lawrence, Kansas 2011 edition and amendments thereto, is hereby enacted to read as follows: 6-1801 SCRAP METAL DEALER REGISTRATION: DEFINITIONS. As used in this Article of this Code, the following words and terms shall have the meanings ascribed to them in this Section: (A) BALES OF REGULATED METAL: regulated scrap metal property processed with professional recycling equipment by compression, shearing or shredding, to a form in which it may be sold by a scrap metal dealer consistent with industry standards. B) REGULATED SCRAP METAL: wire, cable, bars, ingots, wire scraps, pieces, pellets, clamps, aircraft parts, junk vehicles, vehicle parts, pipes or connectors made from aluminum; catalytic converters, for which the purchase price is primarily based upon the con-



tent therein of aluminum, copper, titanium, tungsten, nickel, platinum, palladium, stainless steel or rhodium; any item composed in whole or in part of any nonferrous metal other than an item composed of tin, that is purchased or otherwise acquired for the purpose of recycling or storage for later recycling. Regulated scrap metal does not include food or beverage containers made of aluminum. (C) REGULATED SCRAP METAL YARD: any yard, plot, space, enclosure, building or any other place where regulated scrap metal is collected, gathered together and stored or kept for shipment, sale or transfer. (D) SCRAP METAL DEALER: any person that operates a business out of a fixed location, and that is also either: (1) engaged in the business of buying and dealing in regulated scrap metal; (2) purchasing, gathering, collecting, soliciting or procuring regulated scrap metal; or (3) operating, carrying on, conducting or maintaining a regulated scrap metal yard or place where regulated scrap metal is gathered together and stored or kept for shipment, sale or transfer. (E) FERROUS METAL: a metal that contains iron or steel. (F) JUNK VEHICLE: a vehicle not requiring a title as provided in chapter 8 of the Kansas Statutes Annotated, and amendments thereto, aircraft, boat, farming implement, industrial equipment, trailer or any other conveyance used on the highways and roadways, which has no use or resale value except as scrap. (G) NONFERROUS METAL: a metal that does not contain iron or steel, including but not limited to, copper, brass, aluminum, bronze, lead, zinc, nickel and their alloys. (H) TIN: a metal consisting predominantly of light sheet metal ferrous scrap, including large and small household appliances, construction siding and construction roofing. (I) VEHICLE PART: the front clip consisting of the two front fenders, hood, grill and front bumper of an automobile assembled as one unit; or the rear clip consisting of those body parts behind the rear edge of the back doors, including both rear quarter panels, the rear window, trunk lid, trunk floor panel and rear bumper, assembled as one unit; or any other vehicle part. 6-1802 SCRAP METAL DEALER REGISTRATION: REGISTRATION REQUIRED. (A) No person in this City shall purchase any regulated scrap metal without having first registered as a scrap metal dealer as herein provided. (B) Violation of subsection (A) is a class A nonperson misdemeanor. (C) The City shall provide the Chief of Police written notice of each scrap metal dealer registration within 10 (ten) days of registration or renewal. (D) All applications for registration as a scrap metal dealer shall be verified upon a form approved by the attorney general, and shall contain the following information: (1) the name and residential address of the applicant; (2) the length of time that the applicant has resided within the state of Kansas and a list of all residences outside the state of Kansas during the previous 10 years; (3) the address of the particular place of business for which a registration is desired; (4) the name of the owner of the premises upon which the place of business is located; and (5) any prior convictions within 10 years immediately preceding the date of making the application, for any of the following offenses: a. theft; b. theft of lost or mislaid property; c. theft of services; d. criminal deprivation of property; e. or any other crime involving possession of stolen property. (E) Each application for registration as a scrap metal dealer shall be accompanied by a registration fee of $400. (F) The City Commission shall accept a registration for a scrap metal dealer from any applicant qualified as provided for herein and authorized by City zoning regulations to do business in the City. Such registration shall be issued for a period of 10 (ten) years. (G) If an original registration is accepted, the City shall grant and issue renewals every ten (10) years upon application of the registration holder in accordance with this Article and upon payment of the application fee of $400 plus the renewal fee of $50, provided that: the registration holder remains qualified to receive the same; the registration has not been revoked as provided by law; and the registration holder pays the application and renewal fees as established by ordinance, resolution, or as otherwise permitted. (H) No registration issued under this Article shall be transferable. (I) This Article shall not apply to vehicle dealers licensed under the provisions of K.S.A. 8-2404, and amendments thereto, unless such vehicle dealer buys or recycles regulated scrap metal that is not motor vehicle components 6-1803 QUALIFICATIONS. (A) After examining the information contained in a filing for a scrap metal dealer registration and determining the registration meet the statutory requirements for such registration, the governing body of the shall accept such filing and the scrap metal dealer shall be deemed to be properly registered. (b) No scrap metal registration shall be accepted for: (1) A person who is under 18 years of age and whose parents or legal guardians have been convicted of a felony or other crime which would disqualify a person from registration under this Article and such crime was committed during the time that such parents or legal guardians held a similar registration under the laws of this state or any political subdivision. (2) A person who, within five years immediately preceding the date of application, has pled guilty to, been convicted of, released from incarceration for or released from probation or parole for committing, attempting to commit, or conspiring to commit any of the following offenses: a. Any crime listed in Chapter 14 of the Code of the City of Lawrence, Kansas - “Public Offenses”. b. perjury; c. compounding a crime; d. obstructing legal process or official duty; e. falsely reporting a crime; f. interference with law enforcement; g. interference with judicial process; or any crime in-

volving moral turpitude. (3) A person who, within the five years immediately preceding the date of application, has three or more times either pled guilty to, been found guilty of, or entered into a diversion agreement for violating the laws of any city, county, or state that regulates the sale or purchase of regulated scrap metal. (4) A person who, within the three years immediately preceding the date of application, held a scrap metal dealer registration which was revoked, or managed a facility for a scrap metal dealer whose registration was revoked, or was an employee whose conduct led to or contributed to the revocation of such registration. (5) A person who makes a materially false statement on the registration application or has made a materially false statement on a registration or similar filing within the last three years. (6) A partnership or limited liability company, unless all members of the partnership or limited liability company are otherwise qualified for registration. (7) A corporation, if any manager, officer or director thereof, or any stockholder owning in the aggregate more than 25% of the stock of such corporation, would be ineligible to receive a registration hereunder for any reason. (8) A person whose place of business is conducted by a manager or agent unless the manager or agent possesses all of the qualifications for registration. (9) A person whose spouse has been convicted of a felony or other crime which would disqualify a person from registration under this Article and such crime was committed during the time that the spouse held a registration under this Article, or a similar registration of another city, county or state. (B) Each applicant shall provide to the City a criminal history record check from the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, dated no more than thirty (30) days prior to the date of application, for each individual applicant, owner, manager, partner, shareholder, officer, director, or agent, as the case may be, who is required to qualify for registration hereunder. The applicant shall be solely responsible for any costs associated with obtaining said record check(s). This requirement shall apply to both new and renewal applications for registration as a scrap metal dealer. 6-1804 SUSPENSION OR REVOCATION OF REGISTRATION. (A) The City, upon five days’ notice to the person holding a scrap metal dealer’s registration, may suspend such registration for up to 30 days for any one of the following reasons: (1) The registrant has been convicted of violating any of the provisions of Chapter 14 of the Code of the City of Lawrence, K.S.A. 50-6,109 et seq., and amendments thereto; or the laws of any other city, county, or state comparable to such provisions; (2) employing, or continuing to employ, a person who has within the 24 months prior to the notice of suspension or revocation action, been convicted of violating any of the provisions of Section 6-1805; K.S.A. 50-6,109 et seq., and amendments thereto; or the laws of any other city, county, or state comparable to such provisions, and the registered scrap metal dealer has reason to know of such conviction; or (3) permitting any criminal activity in or upon the registrant’s place of business. (B) The City may revoke the registration of a scrap metal dealer who has had its registration suspended two or more times within a 24-month period. (C) The City, upon five days’ notice to the person holding the registration, shall revoke or suspend the registration for any one of the following reasons: (1) The registrant has fraudulently registered by knowingly giving materially false information on the registration form; (2) the registrant has become ineligible to obtain a registration under this Article; (3) the nonpayment of any registration fees, including renewal fees, after receiving written notice that such registration fees are more than 30 days past due; or (4) A violation 6-1804 (F). (D) Within 20 days after notice from the City denying, revoking or suspending any registration, the registrant may appeal to the district court as provided by law and the district court shall proceed to hear such appeal as though the court had original jurisdiction of the matter Upon request by the registrant, the district court may enjoin the revocation or suspension of a registration until final disposition of any action brought under this act. (E) Any action taken under subsections (A), (B) or (C) shall be brought individually against a single registrant’s site and not against any other scrap metal sites or locations registered by the same individual, company or business entity. (F) No person in this City shall purchase any regulated scrap metal while their City scrap metal dealer registration is suspended or revoked as provided herein. 6-1805 SCRAP METAL SALES. (A) Scrap Metal Sales; Requirements: (1) It shall be unlawful for any person to sell any item or items of regulated scrap metal to a scrap metal dealer, or employee or agent of a dealer, in this City unless such person presents to such scrap metal dealer or employee or agent of a dealer, at or before the time of sale, the following information: a. the seller’s name, address, sex, and date of birth; and b. the identifying number from the seller’s driver’s license, military identification card, passport or personal identification license. The identifying number from an official governmental document for a country other than the United States may be used to meet this requirement provided that a legible fingerprint is also obtained from the seller. (2) Every scrap metal dealer shall keep a register in which the dealer, or employee or agent of the dealer, shall at the time of purchase or receipt of any item for which such information is required to be presented pursuant to subsection (1) above, accurately and legibly record at the time of sale the following information: a. The time, date and place of transaction; b. the seller’s name, address, sex, date of birth and the identifying number from the

Dear Annie: “John” and I have been married for 15 years. He is a wonderful person and a great father to our two young girls. Our relationship is fine on the surface, but it’s emotionally empty. There is little intimacy, which has been an issue throughout our marriage. It manifests itself periodically in arguments that never seem to get resolved. John refuses to go to counseling. He wonders why I cannot “just be happy,” because from his perspective, everything is fine. I have told him clearly that I need more attention and affection, but I have come to the realization that he is “just not that into me.” I have tried counseling on my own, but I was told to accept things as they are or end the marriage. Annie, I love my family. I am not asking for a magical romance. I don’t think

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it’s too much for a woman to need occasional loving physical gestures from her husband. I can’t figure out why it’s so hard for him to express his love if he cares for me as much as he says. I don’t want to leave, but things could be so much better if John would only put a little more effort into our marriage. Any suggestions on how to improve things? Or am I just destined to have an emotionless relationship? — Lonely in the Ville Dear Lonely: There are

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Actor Chuck Norris is 72. Singer Dean Torrence (Jan and Dean) is 72. Rock musician Tom Scholz (Boston) is 65. Former Canadian Actress Sharon Stone is 54. Actress Jasmine Guy is 50. Rock musician Jeff Ament (Pearl Jam) is 49. Britain’s Prince Edward is 48. Actor Jon Hamm (TV: “Mad Men”) is 41. Olympic gold-medal gymnast Shannon Miller is 35. Country singer Carrie Underwood is 29. Actress Olivia Wilde is 28.

a variety of reasons why a man may not show any interest in his wife: He could be gay, asexual, not attracted to you or having an affair. He could have low testosterone or other medical or emotional issues. The real problem is that he refuses to address it. Start with the approach most likely to get results. Ask John to see his doctor to have his testosterone levels checked. If he refuses or it doesn’t help, move on to the other possibilities. Talk frankly with him. He needs to understand the level of your unhappiness. Dear Annie: Last week, my sister surprised me by showing up unannounced with her two dogs. She said she planned to stay for a week. I do not have dogs, and that is my choice. My sister’s dogs are kept in a truck while she travels, and I feel sorry for them. But I don’t want them in my house.


For Saturday, March 10: This year you relate on a one-onone level, and people are more open as a result. You also come to understand what ails a key person in your life. If you are attached, this person could be your sweetie. If you are single, you might encounter stiffness when relating to new people. You are more open than in the past. 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)  Defer to others as much as you want. Note that a partner or loved one might be too down in the dumps to make a decision. Tonight: Follow the crowds. Taurus (April 20-May 20)  Know that even you, the Bull, have a limited amount of energy. You can only push so far. You have had a lot on your plate. Tonight: Don’t push. Gemini (May 21-June 20)  Your creativity might fill in when plans fall flat or become too tried-and-true. Realize when you have had enough. Tonight: Kick up your heels. Cancer (June 21-July 22)  The basics do count, and you might be surprised at the role you play within a certain group of friends. Your nurturing and caring really count. Tonight: At home. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)  Where you are is where the crowds can be found. You might find that a friend drags you down, but you can change the scenario, if you so choose. Tonight: Hang out. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  Your finances play a big role in making plans. You do not intend to be difficult, but you might

need to veto certain ideas. Tonight: Treating yourself and others doesn’t need to break the bank. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)  Your sense of direction sets the tone. How you handle a personal situation could change. You have been withdrawn, serious or maybe even negative. Tonight: Enjoy the moment. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)  Take your time, and be more centered about what you want. Somehow, another person misses the point and might cause a problem. Tonight: Make it OK to be a bit lazy. Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)  You cannot help but be yourself. Make plans surrounding a favorite hobby or pastime. Tonight: Be the ringmaster of the party. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)  You cannot minimize the importance of an older friend or relative in your life. You can only push so hard to meet your responsibilities, yet this person needs to feel important. Tonight: A force to be dealt with. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  If you feel like taking off for the day, do. A change of scenery always renews you. Know when to say enough. Tonight: Where you can escape the here and now. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  A relationship weighs you down. You have difficulty discovering what works and what you need to do. Detach some, and you will see things differently. Tonight: Be with that special friend. — The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

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Please tell people not to bring their beloved animals to other people’s homes. We don’t find them nearly as cute as they do. I don’t care how well mannered they are, they still shed, need attention and occasionally dig a hole in the yard. — Annoyed in Yuma Dear Yuma: No one, relatives included, should drop by unannounced and expect to be put up for days on end. And bringing their animals with them is terribly inconsiderate unless they have been specifically invited. We know how much people love their dogs and cats (and birds and pet snakes), but asking others to be responsible for housing them is inappropriate and makes the entire crew unwelcome. ACROSS — Send questions to, or Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box 118190 Chicago, IL 60611.


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1 Budding band’s handout 5 It’s the same as an F 11 Fox competitor 14 Spooky sign 15 Like a yellow polka dot bikini in a 1961 No. 1 hit 16 Amateur-hour shunner 17 What an entrepreneur hopes his/ her business becomes 19 Ad ___ committee 20 Particle in a charged state 21 Consider again 23 Biblical song 26 CEO degree, often 28 Chopping tool 29 All-American dessert 31 Waited for the laughter to die down 33 Verb in a retrospective 34 Opens, in a way 36 Egoists 41 Somber and grave 42 Bell-bottoms bottom 44 Chew out 47 “The danger has passed” 50 Court cry 51 Put before a jury

52 ___ and raves 53 Frozen pizza brand 56 Big part of a dinosaur skeleton 57 Frequently, to Shakespeare 58 What the costliest ticket carries 64 Prompt 65 Part of a cast of thousands 66 Eye part 67 Like an antique 68 Most like Solomon 69 Wicked look DOWN 1 Musical note (Var.) 2 Bird that cannot fly 3 Foster or Tilly of Hollywood 4 “Mourning Becomes Electra” playwright 5 Vingt-___ (casino game) 6 “Just a ___!” (“Hold on!”) 7 “___ Ramsey” (Richard Boone series) 8 End of “the end of” 9 ___ to the occasion 10 Bothersome person 11 Plant assailants 12 Third-place medal 13 Ready to fire 18 Vague

quantity 22 African ethnic group 23 Boxer’s foot? 24 Junk email or canned meat product 25 Site for stained-glass windows 26 North Dakota State Fair city 27 Tarnish or stain 30 Beating of one’s heart 31 Talking heads group 32 Selfproclaimed “Greatest” boxer 35 In the wee hours 37 Surgical dressing 38 Bering Sea bird 39 “Big Brother” host Julie 40 An anagram for “east”

43 “___ Dalloway” 44 Post-baroque 45 Check-out limit? 46 Sang loudly (with “out”) 48 Burn the midnight oil studying 49 Legitimate 51 Sends a message, in a way 54 Short-billed merganser 55 Prepare to take off 56 Fair and honorable 59 Angry reaction 60 Rustic mothers 61 “Now ___ seen everything!” 62 Formerly known as 63 You may eavesdrop with it



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Review of Olive Garden becomes Internet sensation By Dave Kolpack Associated Press

FARGO, N.D. — A North Dakota newspaper columnist sat down to review her town’s hot new Italian restaurant, rhapsodizing about the chicken Alfredo, crisp g r e e n s and “two long, warm b r e a d sticks.” But because the restaurant was the Ol- Hagerty ive Garden, Marilyn Hagerty’s earnest assessment swiftly became an Internet sensation, drawing comments both sincere and sarcastic from food bloggers and others. For the 85-yearold Hagerty, the response was bewildering — and it threatened to make her late for a bridge game. Hagerty’s column in the Grand Forks Herald focuses on local food, and in North Dakota that means chain restaurants that are shunned by big-city food

critics. She’s reviewed Ruby Tuesday, Pizza Ranch, Applebee’s and Country Kitchen. Even fast-food joints such as KFC, Qdoba and Subway have undergone scrutiny. But it was her unfailingly polite prose about the Olive Garden — complete with a detailed description of the bustling waiters — that catapulted her to online stardom, at least briefly. “At length, I asked my server what she would recommend,” Hagerty wrote in the column called Eatbeat published Wednesday. “She suggested chicken Alfredo, and I went with that. Instead of the raspberry lemonade she suggested, I drank water.” The Olive Garden is “the largest and most beautiful restaurant now operating in Grand Forks,” she concluded. “It attracts visitors from out of town as well as people who live here.” By Friday morning, her appraisal had received more than 290,000 hits on the newspaper’s website. The second most-read story — a report about the

University of North Dakota’s Fighting Sioux nickname — got a mere 5,500 views. “I do not get it,” Hagerty said Friday. “I mean, I’m sitting here minding my own business yesterday morning, trying to get my Friday column finished off so I could go play bridge. And all of a sudden, all hell breaks loose.” Within hours of appearing, the piece was spreading rapidly across the Web. “She writes five columns a week, and they are all this sort of this very direct, no-nonsense approach to what’s going on,” said Mike Jacobs, publisher of the newspaper. “She has her detractors, but she’s very popular. She’s a real asset to the Herald.” Hagerty said she was surprised by the reaction. She called her son, Wall Street Journal reporter Bob Hagerty, to ask what it meant to “go viral.” Hagerty, whose late husband, Jack, was the longtime editor of the Herald, has been writing for the paper for six decades.

Price range wide for birth control By Lauran Neergaard Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Birth control that you must take every single day? A more goof-proof option that costs a lot upfront but then works for several years? Or something in between? A woman’s choice may come down to her wallet: The price of birth control varies dramatically. Just the pill has a huge range, from $9 a month for generics to $90 a month for some of the newest brands, plus a yearly doctor’s visit for the prescription. Want a once-a-month option? The patch or ring could run you $55 monthly. Even more reliable are so-called long-acting types, those IUDs or implants that can last years but can cost $600 to nearly $1,000 for the doctor to insert. That’s if you don’t have insurance that covers at least some of the tab — although many women do. And if those prices are too much, crowded public clinics offer free or reduced-price options. But it might take a while to get

an appointment. Questions about cost and access to birth control have been swirling for weeks now, intensifying after a Georgetown University law school student testified before congressional Democrats in support of a new federal policy to pay for contraception that she said can add up to $1,000 a year, not covered by the Jesuit college’s health plan. Talk show host Rush Limbaugh’s verbal assault on her comments became the latest skirmish in the birth control wars. Soon, the new policy will make contraceptives available free of charge as preventive care, just like mammograms, for women with most employer-provided health insurance. Churches are exempt. But for other religious-affiliated organizations, such as colleges or hospitals, their insurance companies would have to pay for the coverage, something that has triggered bitter political debate. A major study of nearly 10,000 women that’s under way in St. Louis provides a tantalizing clue

about what might happen when that policy takes effect. Consider: Nearly half of the nation’s 6 million-plus pregnancies each year are unintended. Rates of unplanned pregnancies are far higher among lowincome women than their wealthier counterparts. Among the reasons is that condoms can fail. So can birth control pills, if the woman forgets to take them every day or can’t afford a refill. Only about 5 percent of U.S. women use the most effective contraceptives — a matchstick-sized implant named Implanon or intrauterine devices known as IUDs. Once inserted, they prevent pregnancy for three, five or 10 years. But Dr. Jeffrey Peipert of Washington University in St. Louis says many women turn them down because of a higher upfront cost that insurance hasn’t always covered — even though years of pills can cost as much. “How can we cover Viagra and not IUDs?” wonders Peipert, who is leading the new study.



The nation’s largest private prison company made an enticing offer to 48 states that went something like this: We will buy your prison now if you agree to keep it mostly full and promise to pay us for running it over the next two decades. Despite a need for cash, several states immediately slammed the door on the offer, a sign that privatizing prisons might not be as popular as it once was. Corrections Corporation of America sent letters to the prison leaders in January, saying it had a pot of $250 million to buy facilities as part of an investment. The company is trying to capitalize on the landmark deal it made with Ohio in the fall by purchasing a facility, the first state prison in the nation to be sold to a private firm. Prison departments in California, Texas and Georgia all dismissed the idea. Florida’s prison system said it doesn’t have the authority to make that kind of decision and officials in CCA’s home state of Tennessee said they aren’t reviewing the proposal. The states refused to say exactly why they were rejecting the offer.

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seller’s driver’s license, military identification card, passport or personal identification license (but if the identifying number is from an official governmental document from a country other than the United States, the dealer or agent must also obtain a fingerprint from the seller); c. a copy of the identification card or document containing such identifying number; d. the license number including state of issuance, color, make and model of any motor vehicle in or on which the regulated scrap metal property is transported or delivered for the purchase transaction; e. a general description, made in accordance with the custom of the trade, of the predominant types of junk vehicle or other regulated scrap metal property purchased in the transaction; f. the weight, quantity or volume, made in accordance with the custom of the trade, of the regulated scrap metal property purchased; g. if a junk vehicle or vehicle part is being bought or sold, a description of the junk vehicle or vehicle part, including the make, model, color, vehicle identification number and serial number if applicable; h. the amount of consideration given in a purchase transaction for the junk vehicle or other regulated scrap metal property; and i. the name of the individual acting on behalf of the regulated scrap metal dealer in making the purchase. (3) The scrap metal dealer’s register, including copies of identification cards, may be kept in electronic format. (4) Notwithstanding the foregoing, this subsection (A) shall not apply to: a. transactions involving regulated scrap metal (except for catalytic converters) for which the total sale price for all regulated scrap metal is $50.00 or less; b. transactions involving only catalytic converters for which the total sale price is $30.00 or less; c. transactions in which the seller is also a scrap metal dealer; or d. transactions for which the seller is known to the purchasing scrap metal dealer to be an established business that operates out of a fixed business location and that can reasonably be expected to generate regulated scrap metal. (5) The exceptions contained in

subsections (4)(a) and (4)(b) shall not apply to any purchase from any seller of the following materials: a. catalytic converters purchased separate from a vehicle; b. coated or insulated wire or stripped wire or burnt wire; c. refrigeration condensing units or air conditioning coils of any type; or copper tubing, bars, plate, buss bar and sheet copper. (6) It shall be unlawful for any scrap metal dealer, or employee or agent of the dealer, to pay for any of the items described in subsections (5)(a) through (d) by any means other than: a. A prenumbered check drawn on a regular bank account in the name of the scrap metal dealer and with such check made payable to the person documented as the seller in accordance with subsection (A)(2); or b. a system for automated cash or electronic payment distribution which photographs or videotapes the payment recipient and identifies the payment with a distinct transaction in the register maintained in accordance with subsection (A)(2). (B) Scrap Metal Dealers; Requirements: (1) It shall be unlawful for any scrap metal dealer, or employee or agent of the dealer, to purchase any item or items of regulated scrap metal in a transaction for which Section 6-1805 (A) requires information to be presented by the seller, without demanding and receiving from the seller that information. Every scrap metal dealer shall file and maintain a record of information obtained in compliance with the requirements in Section 6-1805 (A). All records kept in accordance with the provisions of this Section shall be open at all times to law enforcement officers and shall be kept for two years. If the required information is maintained in electronic format, the scrap metal dealer shall provide a printout of the information to law enforcement officers upon request. (2) It shall be unlawful for any scrap metal dealer, or employee or agent of the dealer, to purchase any item or items of regulated scrap metal in a transaction for which Section 6-1805 (A) requires information to be presented by the seller, without obtaining from the seller a signed statement that: (1)

each item is the seller’s own personal property, is free of encumbrances and is not stolen; or (2) that the seller is acting for the owner and has permission to sell each item. (3) It shall be unlawful for any scrap metal dealer, or employee or agent of the dealer, to purchase any junk vehicle in a transaction for which Section 6-1805 (A) requires information to be presented by the seller, without: (1) inspecting the vehicle offered for sale and recording the vehicle identification number; and (2) obtaining an appropriate vehicle title or bill of sale issued by a governmentally operated vehicle impound facility if the vehicle purchased has been impounded by such facility or agency. (4) It shall be unlawful for any scrap metal dealer, or employee or agent of the dealer, to purchase or receive any regulated scrap metal from a person under 18 years of age, unless such underage person is accompanied by his or her parent or legal guardian. (5) It shall be unlawful for any scrap metal dealer, or employee or agent of the dealer, to purchase any of the following items of regulated scrap metal without obtaining proof that the seller is an employee, agent or person who is authorized to sell the item of regulated scrap metal property on behalf of the governmental entity, utility provider, railroad, cemetery, or civic organization to which the property purportedly belongs; or is a scrap metal dealer: a. Utility access cover; b. street light poles or fixtures; c. road or bridge guard rails; d. highway or street sign; e. water meter cover; f. traffic directional or traffic control signs; g. traffic light signals; h. any metal marked with any form of the name or initials of a governmental entity; i. property owned and marked by a telephone, cable, electric, water or other utility provider or any such wire or cable that has had the sheathing removed, making ownership identification impossible; j. property owned and marked by a railroad; k. funeral markers or vases; l. historical markers; m. bales of regulated metal; n. beer kegs; o. manhole covers; p. fire hydrants or fire hydrant caps; q. junk vehicles with miss-

ing or altered vehicle identification numbers; r. real estate signs; s. bleachers or risers, in whole or in part; and t. twisted pair copper telecommunications wiring of 25 pair or greater existing in 19, 22, 24 or 26 gauge. (6) It shall be unlawful for any scrap metal dealer, or employee or agent of the dealer, to sell, trade, melt or crush, or in any way dispose of, alter or destroy any regulated scrap metal, junk vehicle or vehicle part upon notice from any law enforcement agency, or any of their agents or employees, that they have cause to believe an item has been stolen. A scrap metal dealer shall hold any of the items that are designated by or on behalf of the law enforcement agency for a minimum of 30 days, exclusive of weekends and holidays. Section 2. Penalty. Violation of any provision of this Article shall be punished by a fine not to exceed $2500 or a jail term not to exceed one year, or both such fine and jail term. Section 3. Severability. f any section, clause, sentence, or phrase of this ordinance is found to be unconstitutional or is otherwise held invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect the validity of any remaining parts of this ordinance. Section 4. Effective Date. This ordinance shall take effect and be in force upon its passage and publication once in the official city paper as provided by law. ADOPTED by the Governing Body this 6th day of March, 2012.


ATTEST: /s/ Jonathan M. Douglass Jonathan M. Douglass City Clerk Approved as to form and legality /s/Toni R. Wheeler Toni R. Wheeler City Attorney ________ (Published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World March 10, 2012) ORDINANCE NO. 8693 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS,

Greece secures biggest debt deal in history By Elena Becatoros and Gabriele Steinhauser Associated Press

ATHENS, GREECE — Greece’s private creditors agreed Friday to take cents on the euro in the biggest debt writedown in history, paving the way for an enormous second bailout for the country to keep Europe’s economy from being dragged further into chaos. Greece would have risked defaulting on its debt in two weeks without the agreement, sparking turmoil in the markets and sending shock waves through the other 16 countries that use the euro. Prime Minister Lucas Papademos called the deal — which shaves some $138 billion off Greece’s $487 billion debt load — an important “historic success” in a televised address to the nation Friday night. “For the first time, Greece is not adding but taking debt off the backs of its citizens.” The country said 83.5 percent of private investors holding its government debt had agreed to a bond swap, taking a cut of more than half the face value of their investments as well as accepting softer repayment terms for Greece. The swap aiming to turn around the country’s debt-ridden economy was a key condition to secure a $172 billion rescue package from other eurozone countries and the International Monetary Fund. The managing director of the Institute of International Finance, which negotiated the deal with Greece for large investors, called the bond swap “the largest ever” debt restructuring. “This has been painful and the pain is not over yet. But I now can see light at the end of the tunnel for the Greek economy,” Charles Dallara told Greece’s Mega television. He estimated Greece

could return to the markets “within a few years.” If recovery continues, “I think the risk for Greece and the risk on the eurozone will be very manageable,” he said. Of the investors holding the $234 billion in bonds governed by Greek law, 85.8 percent joined. The deadline for those owning foreign-law bonds was extended to March 23. Creditors holding Greeklaw bonds who refused to sign up will be forced into the deal. The decision to force losses on some bondholders means that the debt relief will trigger payouts of so-called credit default swaps, a type of insurance on bonds. The International Swaps and Derivatives Association, the private organization that rules on such cases, said its committee ruled that a “restructuring credit event” occurred. When the debt relief plan was first announced last year, eurozone leaders and the European Central Bank worked hard to avoid a credit event because they feared the payout of credit default swaps could destabilize big financial institutions that sold them. But since then, that prospect has started to look less threatening. The ISDA said that if triggered, overall payouts will be significantly below the $3.2 billion in net outstanding credit default swap contracts linked to Greece. The exact level of payouts will be determined on March 19. The Fitch ratings agency downgraded Greece to “restricted default” over the bond swap — a move that had been expected. Fitch was the third agency to downgrade Greece into default, after Moody’s and Standard & Poor’s. The agencies are expected to raise the country’s credit rating after the completion of the swap.



APPROVED: /s/ Aron E. Cromwell Aron E. Cromwell Mayor


by Scott Adams


2011 Edition, and amendments thereto, is hereby repealed, it being the intent of the Governing Body that this ordinance, adopting and incorporating herein by reference “Land Development Code of the City of Lawrence, Kansas, Text Amendments, February 28, 2012 Edition,” supersede the repealed code provision. SECTION 4: If any section, clause, sentence, or phrase of this ordinance is found to be unconstitutional or is otherwise held invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, it shall not affect the validity of any remaining parts of this ordinance. SECTION 5: This ordinance shall take effect and be in force after BE IT ORDAINED BY THE its passage and publication GOVERNING BODY OF THE as provided by law. CITY OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS: SECTION 1: Chapter 20, APPROVED: “Land Development Code of /s/ Aron E. Cromwell the City of Lawrence, Kan- Aron E. Cromwell sas,” Code of the City of Mayor Lawrence, Kansas, 2011 Edition, and amendments ATTEST: thereto, is amended as fol- /s/ Jonathan M. Douglass lows: There is hereby Jonathan M. Douglass adopted and incorporated City Clerk herein by reference, as if fully set forth herein, for Approved as to form the purpose of amending and legality Chapter 20, Article 10, Sec- /s/Toni R. Wheeler tion 20-1009, Code of the Toni R. Wheeler City of Lawrence, Kansas, City Attorney 2011 Edition, and amend________ ments thereto, “Land De(Published in the Lawrence velopment Code of the City of Lawrence, Kansas, Text Daily Journal-World March 10, 2012) Amendments, February 28, 2012 Edition,” as prepared ORDINANCE NO. 8708 and published by the Lawrence-Douglas County AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY Metropolitan Planning OfLAWRENCE, KANSAS fice of the City of Lawrence, OF THE POSSESKansas. SECTION 2: One ALLOWING SION AND CONSUMPTION copy of “Land Development Code of the City of Law- OF ALCOHOL ON CERTAIN rence, Kansas, Text Amend- SPECIFIED PUBLIC PROPments, February 28, 2012 ERTY Edition” shall be marked “Official Copy as Adopted BE IT ORDAINED BY THE by Ordinance No. 8693” and GOVERNING BODY OF THE shall be filed, together with CITY OF LAWRENCE, KANone copy of this ordinance, SAS: SECTION 1. Pursuant with the City Clerk. The City to City of Lawrence Code Clerk shall make the Section 4-105(E), the prohi“Official Copy as Adopted bition of the possession, by Ordinance No. 8693” and consumption of alcohol open to the public and on public property shall not available for inspection at apply on Vermont Street all reasonable office hours. from South Park Street to One additional copy of the 12th Street from 5:00 p.m. “Official Copy as Adopted midnight on June 22 and 23, by Ordinance No. 8693” 2012, associated with the St shall, at the cost of the City John Mexican Fiesta; proof Lawrence, Kansas, be vided the sale, possession made available to the and consumption are purLawrence-Douglas County suant to City of Lawrence Metropolitan Planning Of- and State of Kansas law. fice of the City of Lawrence, SECTION 2. This Ordinance Kansas. SECTION 3: Existing shall take effect and be in section 20-1009, Code of the force from and after its City of Lawrence, Kansas, adoption and publication



as provided by law. of this ordinance is found Adopted this 6th day of to be unconstitutional or is March, 2012. otherwise held invalid by any court of competent juAPPROVED: risdiction, it shall not affect /s/Aron E. Cromwell the validity of any remainAron E. Cromwell ing parts of this ordinance. Mayor SECTION 3: This ordinance shall take effect and be in ATTEST force after its passage and /s/Jonathan M. Douglass publication as provided by Jonathan M. Douglass law. City Clerk ________ APPROVED: /s/ Aron E. Cromwell (Published in the Lawrence Aron E. Cromwell Daily Journal-World March Mayor 10, 2012) ATTEST: ORDINANCE NO. 8709 /s/ Jonathan M. Douglass Jonathan M. Douglass AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY City Clerk OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS, ENACTING CHAPTER XVIII, AR- Approved as to form TICLE 4, CODE OF THE CITY and legality OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS, /s/Toni R. Wheeler 2011 EDITION, AND AMEND- Toni R. Wheeler MENTS THERETO, REGULAT- City Attorney ING OF THE USE OF SYN________ THETIC TURF WITHIN THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, KAN- (First published in the LawSAS. rence Daily Journal-World BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, KANSAS: SECTION 1: Chapter XVIII, Article 4, of the Code of the City of Lawrence, Kansas, 2011 Edition, and amendments thereto, is hereby enacted and shall read as follows: ARTICLE 4. SYNTHETIC TURF 18-401 PURPOSE. The Governing Body finds that, in order to advance the health, safety, and welfare of the residents of the City of Lawrence, Kansas, it is necessary to regulate various activities, including the use of synthetic turf. 18-402 SYNTHETIC TURF DISFAVORED. (a) All synthetic turf installed within the City prior to the effective date of this ordinance shall be deemed, in accordance with the terms of this Code, an approved use, provided that such synthetic turf shall be maintained and replaced as necessary to comply with the approved landscape plan for the property and other provisions of the City Code. (b) After the effective date of this ordinance, no synthetic turf shall be installed within the City unless: (i) it is of limited, small-scale use; and (ii) after application is made for such use to the Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Department, such use is specifically approved by the City Commission. SECTION 2: If any section, clause, sentence, or phrase

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