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SATURDAY • MARCH 12 • 2011

Vol.153/No.71 26 pages

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KANSAS 90, COLORADO 83

A driving force

Taylor helps KU subdue CU, reach title game

Tom Keegan tkeegan@ljworld.com

Kansas can count on Reed

By Gary Bedore gbedore@ljworld.com

K A N S A S C I T Y , M O . — Kansas University junior point guard Tyshawn Taylor had only been in the game 15 seconds Friday night when he heard a familiar voice booming instructions in his direction. “Drive it ... drive it!” coach Bill Self bellowed at the 6-foot-3, 185pounder, who was more than willing to obey coach’s commands against Colorado in a Big 12 tournament semif inal in Sprint Center. Taylor, who subbed for Elijah Johnson just 1:08 into the game, took the ball to the hole aggressively in KANSAS his 29-minute VS. TEXAS stint, scoring 15 points while Who: Texas (27-6) dishing four vs. Kansas (31-2) assists against four turnovers When: 5 p.m. in KU’s 90-83 today Where: Sprint victory. “I heard his Center, Kansas words. It’s City, Mo. exactly what I TV: ESPN (cable did,” said Tay- channels 33, 233) lor, who hit four of seven shots and seven of eight free throws on a night KU made 29 of 33 charities. “He told us at the timeout (at 18:52 with KU already down, 6-0), ‘We’ve got to play faster.’ He told us that last night. He told us today before we went out there we’ve got to play faster I tried to come off the bench and play with energy.” He had his best scoring night since a 15-point outing against UMKC on Jan. 15. “I mean, that could be me,” Taylor said, asked if the slashing player is “the real Tyshawn.” “I’ve got to be more aggressive, but I feel I picked my spots today. I still turned it over too much, but I thought I played pretty well.” Self has come to expect a lot from former starter Taylor, who has come off the bench in four straight games since serving a two-game suspension. “That’s what he should do all the time,” Self said of Taylor taking the ball to the basket. “With Elijah, we play side to side a lot, which is fine. That means you have to get the ball in the paint off the pass. With Tyshawn in the game, you can get the ball in the paint off the bounce. It adds

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KANSAS GUARD TYSHAWN TAYLOR (10) HANGS FOR A SHOT over Colorado defenders Nate Tomlinson (1) and Marcus

Please see KANSAS, page 4A Relphorde. The Jayhawks beat the Buffs, 90-83, in a Big 12 tournament semifinal game Friday in Kansas City, Mo.

KANSAS CITY, MO. — On a night Kansas University, the nation’s second-ranked basketball team, defeated Colorado, 90-83, Friday in the Sprint Center and ran its record to 31-2 and its twoyear mark to 64-5, it rode its preferred inside-out approach to scoring. Balance and depth of talent make coach Bill Self’s teams hard to guard year in and year out. Still, even though balance is the goal, it’s always nice to have one player the team knows it can count on to deliver the big shot when things get a little dicey. Long before he hit the threepointer that sent the nationaltitle game into overtime three years ago, Mario Chalmers had established that sort of trust from teammates. Tyrel Reed’s that guy on this year’s team. “I think Tyrel’s more of a spot-up-and-we’ll-get-you-theball-type shooter,” teammate Brady Morningstar said. “Mario had the ball in his hand and would come off a screen-androll and pull up and hit a shot, but both those guys have hit a ton of big shots. And I think on this team, if we need a three, it’s probably going to Tyrel.” Tyshawn Taylor, who in having a big night off the bench had no trouble getting to the paint and making things happen by scoring, dishing to teammates and getting to the free-throw stripe, knew where to send the ball late when hard-to-kill Colorado kept hanging around. Taylor found Reed twice late for three-point shots, and Reed made both of them, pushing a nine-point lead to 12 points both times. The first came from the right corner with 4:22 remaining, the second from the left corner with 2:14 left. For a guy who doesn’t have the basketball in his hands very often, Reed certainly knows how to impact a game. He either takes an open shot, keeps the ball moving with a quick pass or makes a quick decision Please see KEEGAN, page 5A

Texas sweeps into championship game By Doug Tucker Associated Press Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, MO. — With threegame sweeps this season of both Oklahoma and Texas A&M, No. 10 Texas has already accomplished something it had never done before. Now, with No. 2 Kansas looming today in the Big 12 title game, the Longhorns have a chance to do something else for the first time. If they beat the No. 2 Jayhawks, they’ll be the first team from the Lone Star State to capture the

championship in the 15-year history of the Big 12 tournament. “It would mean a lot,” said Texas guard J’Covan Brown, who had 14 points Friday night in a 7058 semifinal victory over Texas A&M. “We have to go out there and have fun, like coach said. If we execute, everything else will take care of itself.” Jordan Hamilton scored 17 points, and second-seeded Texas (27-6) had four players in double figures while beating the thirdseeded Aggies (24-8). “Each time we played (A&M) the scoring margin got closer

and closer,” Texas freshman Tristan Thompson said. “We knew this game was not going to be a blowout. They were playing to play in the game tomorrow, so we knew we had to come out and play our best game ever.” Thompson, the Big 12 freshman of the year, had 14 points and 13 rebounds for Texas, which finished second to Kansas in the regular-season Big 12 race but beat the Jayhawks 74-63 in January, snapping their 69-game home court winning streak. Cory Joseph scored 10. In the second half, Brown,

Thompson and Hamilton scored 31 of Texas’ 40 points. Then, when the game was all but decided, Gary Johnson scored the Longhorns’ last six points. Khris Middleton had 18 points and eight rebounds for A&M. “For us to get where we want to be as a program, where we think we belong, we’ve got to beat a team like Kansas or Texas,” Texas A&M coach Mark Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo Turgeon said. “We’ve got to play 40 minutes, not 37 or 32 or what- TEXAS A&M FORWARD KHRIS MIDDLETON (22) ever we’ve done.” drives against Texas forward Jordan Hamilton. UT beat A&M, 70-58, in Friday’s other Big 12 Please see TEXAS, page 3A tournament semifinal.


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COMING SUNDAY

TWO-DAY

• Complete coverage of the Big 12 tournament men’s final between Kansas and Texas.

SPORTS CALENDAR

KANSAS UNIVERSITY

TODAY • KU baseball vs. Eastern Michigan, 1 p.m. • Softball vs. Alabama State (9 a.m.), Delaware State (11:30 a.m.) at Jacksonville, Fla. • Men’s basketball vs. Texas, Big 12 tournament final in Kansas City, Mo., 5 p.m. • Rowing at Oklahoma Invitational • Swimming at zone diving, Austin, Texas • Track at NCAA Indoor, College Station, Texas SUNDAY • Softball vs. North Florida at Jacksonville, Fla., 10:30 a.m. • KU baseball v. Eastern Michigan, 1 p.m. • Rowing at Oklahoma Invitational

NFL

Labor talks dissolve; players locked out W A S H I N G T O N (AP ) — Unable to decide how to divvy up $9 billion a year, NFL owners and players put the country’s most popular sport in limbo Friday by breaking off labor negotiations hours before their contract expired. The union decertified; the league imposed a lockout. Ten players, including MVP quarterbacks Tom Brady and Peyton Manning, sued the owners in federal court in Minneapolis. Then, at midnight, the owners locked out the players, two people with knowledge of the league’s decision told the Associated Press — signaling the NFL’s first work stoppage since 1987. One of the people told the AP that the league informed all 32 teams and the union about the move shortly before 12 a.m.

Both spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to release the information. Despite two extensions to the collective bargaining agreement during 16 days of talks overseen by a federal mediator — and previous months of stop-and-start negotiating — the sides could not agree on a new deal. Now they will be adversaries in court: The players already requested an injunction to block a lockout, even before one was in place. As was clear all along, the dispute came down to money. In the end, it appeared the sides were about $185 million apart on how much owners should get up front each season for certain operating expenses before splitting the rest of the revenues with players — a

far cry from the $1 billion that separated the sides for so long. But the NFL Players Association refused to budge any further without getting detailed financial information for each team. “I would dare any one of you to pull out any economic indicator that would suggest that the National Football League is Smith falling on hard times,” NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith said. “The last 14 days, the National Football League has said, ‘Trust us.’ But when it came time for verification, they told us it was none of our business.” By dissolving and announcing it

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COMMENTARY

UConn’s Walker MVP, yet again By Greg Logan Newsday

NEW YORK — If Jim Calhoun had expanded his scope just a little bit, the Connecticut coach would have crowned Kemba Walker MVP of the Universe. And after what we all have witnessed the past four days at Madison Square Garden, who could argue? Maybe Calhoun is a better coach than a publicist, but as it was, he did a pretty good job of making a case for Walker as national player of the year even if that award in the Big East went to Notre Dame’s Ben Hansbrough. Poor Ben. He’s terrific, but this week in Big East Tournament history always will be remembered as the Kemba Walker Show. No one, and I mean no one, ever has dominated a college conference tournament the way Walker has this one. His numbers against Syracuse on Friday included 33 points, 12 rebounds, five assists and six steals in 45 minutes. Oh yes, and UConn’s fourth victory in four days, this one 76-71 in overtime to put the Huskies into tonight’s final. When Calhoun arrived in the interview room with Walker and forward Alex Oriakhi in tow, he carefully handed out plaudits to his team but saved the best for last. With a sigh and a shake of his head, Calhoun said: “The Most Valuable Player in America, bar none, not even close, no question. Tell me the other guys who were getting 12 rebounds and six steals?” You know, as a 6-1 point guard to go with your 33 points and five assists. Calhoun said he’s never seen a player Walker’s size dominate a game inside and out the way he did against Syracuse. “He is the one Most Valuable Player in the United States. I think he’s the Most Valuable Player of any college team in America, and I’m going to keep saying it. You’ve gotten a chance to witness what we have witnessed over the past 30-some games.” Back in 2006, Syracuse guard Gerry McNamara had himself the greatest Big East Tournament ever to that point, hitting three game-winning shots and passing for a fourth winner. Orange star Eric Devendorf set the tournament scoring record three years later with 84 points in four games. But Walker has gone beyond those achievements. In four games, Walker has 111 points, beating the previous record by 27, and according to ESPN, that is the most points anyone ever has scored in a conference tournament. And Walker has one game left to play. Big East officials still are doing the research, but they don’t believe any team ever has played five games in five days as Connecticut was required to do if it wanted to play for the title. It has been a daunting task, but it’s one Walker has embraced. He explained it as a function of the Huskies’ determination to rededicate themselves after losing the regular-season finale at home to Notre Dame. The only sour note so far for Walker came when Syracuse’s Scoop Jardine made his second straight three-pointer with 4.6 seconds left to send the game to overtime tied at 68. Naturally, it raised the specter of UConn’s six-overtime loss to Syracuse two years ago. “I was mad when it went into the first overtime,” Walker said. “I thought about the six-overtime game, and I want to get the win in that first OT.” UConn got it done, and now Walker has 111 points in 165 minutes of play. Only 40 more to go.

no longer represents the players in collective bargaining, the union cleared the way for class-action lawsuits against the NFL, which opted out of the CBA in 2008. The antitrust suit — forever to be known as Brady et al vs. National Football League et al — attacked the league’s policies on the draft, salary cap and free-agent restrictions such as franchise-player tags. Invoking the Sherman Act, a federal antitrust statute from 1890 that limits monopolies and restrictions on commerce, the players are seeking triple the amount of damages they’ve incurred. That means the stakes here could be in the hundreds of millions. It could take a month for there to be a ruling on the union’s injunction request, and antitrust judgments should take longer.

Helton rallies Rockies past Royals SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ. — Todd Helton is looking more like the hitter who owns a career .324 batting average. Last year’s subpar effort appears to be an aberration. Helton collected two hits and drove in a run, helping the Colorado Rockies rally for a 4-3 victory in 10 innings over the Kansas City Royals on Friday. He has reached base safely in each of his last five at-bats, including four straight hits. “I have some things I am working on,” Helton said. “Keeping a good posture when I’m hitting and basically getting at-bats. I’m feeling comfortable with my swing.” Helton raised his spring average to .417 and has three doubles and driven in three runs. Alex Gordon and Mike Aviles each hit a home run for the Royals, who lost for the first time in four games. Royals starter Luke Hochevar gave up two runs on four hits in 32⁄3 innings with three strikeouts and a walk.

BASEBALL CEO Greenberg leaving Rangers ARLINGTON, TEXAS — Texas Rangers CEO and managing partner Chuck Greenberg is leaving the organization after only seven months, a surprising move just three weeks before the AL champions open the season. In a statement released Friday by the team, Greenberg indicated that he, team president Nolan Ryan and the co-chairmen of the board “have somewhat different styles” and weren’t able to work through their differences.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL Nebraska to increase expansion OMAHA, NEB. — An increased expansion of Nebraska’s Memorial Stadium will help satisfy a higher demand for seats and allow for future growth as the school enters the Big Ten conference, athletic department officials said Friday. A proposal approved by university regents adds 1,000 seats to the expansion first announced in October and will bring the 87-year-old stadium’s capacity to about 91,000 fans.

Lawyer regrets contacting Tressel COLUMBUS, OHIO — The Columbus lawyer who tipped off Ohio State coach Jim Tressel that two of his players were involved in a federal drug trafficking case has received death threats and now says he regrets ever contacting the Buckeyes coach. “I’m not the Judas in this situation. You know, I feel like Peter, but I’m not the Judas,” attorney Christopher Cicero said in an interview Friday with ESPN’s “Outside The Lines” and reported on ESPN.com.

UNC CB must sit out ‘11 opener CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — North Carolina cornerback Charles Brown must sit out the opener against James Madison and repay benefits to become eligible again. The NCAA ruled that Brown accepted benefits of $86.94 from someone identified as a prospective agent before last season.

2 Michigan State players arrested ASPEN, COLO. — Two Michigan State football players have been arrested for fighting in an Aspen bar and then trying to flee from officers, authorities said.

Max Bullough, 19, and Brian Linthicum, 23, were arrested shortly after midnight Thursday at the Regal Watering Hole. Workers there reported that Linthicum was assaulting another patron, Benjamin Nichols of London. Bullough was charged with underage possession of alcohol, and Linthicum was charged with assault in the third degree. Both were charged with eluding officers and later released.

Auburn kicks four off team AUBURN, ALA. — Auburn coach Gene Chizik dismissed four players from the national champions after they were arrested on robbery and other charges early Friday morning. Auburn police said Mike McNeil, Antonio Goodwin, Shaun Kitchens and Dakota Mosley were each charged with five counts of firstdegree robbery, one count of first-degree burglary and one count of third-degree theft of property.

NCAA Arkansas St. must forfeit wins FAYETEVILLE, ARK. — The NCAA threw out more than 30 Arkansas State victories in football and basketball from the 2005-07 seasons Friday, saying the school used ineligible players. The NCAA also said that it has cut one football and one basketball scholarship for two years.

COLLEGE BASKETBALL USC suspends coach O’Neill LOS ANGELES — USC coach Kevin O’Neill was suspended for the rest of the Pac-10 tournament Friday after getting into a verbal confrontation with an Arizona booster. The school announced the suspension about two hours before the Trojans played the Wildcats in the semifinals at Staples Center. It said assistant Bob Cantu would take over.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Keno Davis was fired as men’s basketball coach at Providence College on Friday after just three seasons on the job. Providence athletic director Bob Driscoll made the announcement Friday, three days after the Friars lost to Marquette, 87-66, in the first round of the Big East tournament.

GOLF Price matches record with 60 NEWPORT BEACH, CALIF. — Nick Price matched the lowest round in Champions Tour history, eagling two of the final four holes Friday for a career-best 11-under 60 in the Toshiba Classic. He held a five-stroke lead after one round. Seeking his fourth victory on the 50and-over tour, Price eagled the par-5 15th and 18th holes and had seven birdies in a bogeyfree round at Newport Beach Country Club.

Kaymer chasing Mahan at Doral DORAL, FLA. — Hunter Mahan had a fourshot lead and appeared to be in control Friday at the Cadillac Championship until two bogeys in a three-hole stretch forced him to settle for a 1-under 71. Martin Kaymer, in his second week at No. 1 in the world, trailed by one after the second round.

DALLAS...........................1 (193) .....................LA Lakers DENVER .......................81⁄2 (209)........................Detroit a-Washington forward A. Blatche is doubtful. b-Utah guard D. Harris is questionable. COLLEGE BASKETBALL Lines not available for tournament games BOXING Vacant WBA Light Middleweight Title-(12 Rounds) MGM Grand Garden Arena-Las Vegas, NV.

TODAY College Basketball Time Memphis v. UTEP 10:30 a.m. S. Brook v. Boston U. 11 a.m. Alabama v. Kentucky Noon Clemson v. UNC Noon St. Joseph’s v. Dayton Noon Ohio St. v. Michigan 12:40 p.m. Hampton v. Morgan St. 1 p.m. Florida v. Vanderbilt 2 p.m. Duke v. Virginia Tech 2 p.m. Temple v. Richmond 2:30 p.m. Michigan St. v. Penn St. 3 p.m. UTSA v. McNeese St. 3 p.m. Arizona v. TBA 5 p.m. Kansas v. Texas 5 p.m. Akron v. Kent State 5 p.m. BYU v. TBA 5 p.m. Long Beach St. v. UCSB 7 p.m. Grambling St. v. Ala. St. 7:30 p.m. UConn v. Louisville 8 p.m. N. Dakota v. S. Dakota 8:30 p.m. Utah State v. TBA 9 p.m.

Net CBS ESPN2 ABC ESPN CBSC CBS ESPN2 ABC ESPN CBSC CBS ESPN2 CBS ESPN ESPN2 VS. ESPN2 ESPNU ESPN FCSA ESPN2

Cable 5, 13, 205 34, 234 9, 12, 209 33, 233 143, 243 5, 13, 205 34, 234 9, 12, 209 33, 233 143, 243 5, 13, 205 34, 234 5, 13, 205 33, 233 34, 234 38, 238 34, 234 35, 235 33, 233 144 34, 234

Women’s Basketball Time Baylor v. Texas A&M 11 a.m. N. Iowa v. Wichita St. 1:30 p.m. La. Tech v. Fresno St. 3 p.m. TCU v. Utah 3 p.m. Liberty v. High Point 3 p.m. P-View A&M v. Southern 5 p.m. American v. Navy 5 p.m. Winthrop v. Gard. Webb 5:30 p.m. Tulane v. UCF 7 p.m.

Net FSN FSN ESPNU VS. FCSA ESPNu CBSC FCSA CBSC

Cable 36, 236 36, 236 35, 235 38, 238 144 35, 235 143, 243 144 143, 243

NBA Utah v. Chicago

Time 7 p.m.

Net WGN

Cable 16

Spring Training Time Chi. Cubs v. Cincinnati 3 p.m.

Net WGN

Cable 16

Golf WGC-Cadillac Champ. WGC-Cadillac Champ.

Time 11 a.m. 1 p.m.

Net Golf NBC

Cable 156, 289 8, 14, 208

NHL Detroit v. St. Louis

Time 7 p.m.

Net FSN

Cable 36, 236

College Lacrosse Time Net Georgetown v. Syracuse10 a.m. ESPNU Cornell v. Virginia 12:30 p.m. ESPNU

Cable 35, 235 35, 235

FA Cup Soccer Man-U v. Arsenal

Time 11 a.m.

Net FSC

Cable 149

Italian Soccer Cesena v. Juventus

Time 1:30 p.m.

Net FSC

Cable 149

Australian Soccer Grand Final

Time 11:30 p.m.

Net FSC

Cable 149

Auto Racing AMA Daytona 200 Truck qualifying NASCAR trucks AMA Supercross

Time Noon 2:30 p.m. 4 p.m. 6:30 p.m.

Net Speed Speed Speed Speed

Cable 150, 227 150, 227 150, 227 150, 227

Tennis Paribas Open

Time 1 p.m.

Net Tennis

Cable 157

College Hockey WCHA Playoff WCHA Playoff

Time 7 p.m. 7 p.m.

Net FCSC FCSP

Cable 145 146

SUNDAY

Providence fires coach

LATEST LINE NBA Favorite ..........................Points ....................Underdog MIAMI .............................71⁄2 (195) ....................Memphis ATLANTA.........................1 (182) .......................Portland a-WASHINGTON.........OFF (OFF) ..............LA Clippers NEW ORLEANS ...........91⁄2 (189)..............Sacramento b-CHICAGO.................OFF (OFF)............................Utah MILWAUKEE .................11⁄2 (185)..............Philadelphia San Antonio..................1 (193)......................HOUSTON

SPORTS ON TV

R. Mayorga +900 M. Cotto -1300 WBC Middleweight Title-(12 Rounds) MGM Grand Arena Foxwoods-Mashantucket, MA. S. Dzinkiruk +450 S. Martinez -600 Home Team in CAPS (c) 2011 Tribune Media Services, Inc.

College Basketball Atlantic 10 Champ. SEC Championship ACC Championship Big Ten Championship NCAA Selection Show

Time noon noon noon 2:30 p.m. 5 p.m.

Net CBS ABC ESPN CBS CBS

Cable 5, 13, 205, 213 9, 12, 209, 212 33, 233 5, 13, 205, 213 5, 13, 205, 213

Women’s Basketball Horizon League TBA Northeast TBA Missouri Valley TBA Big South Champ.

Time noon 2 p.m. 2 p.m. 3 p.m.

Net Cable ESPNU 35, 235 ESPNU 35, 235 FSN, FCSC 36, 145, 236 FCSA 144

NBA Phoenix v. Orlando

Time 2:30

Net ABC

Cable 9, 12, 209

Golf Time Cadillac Championship noon Cadillac Championship 2 p.m.

Net Golf NBC

Cable 156, 289 8, 14, 208

Spring Training Chc. Cubs v. Dodgers

Time 3 p.m.

Net WGN

Cable 16

Italian Soccer Roma v. Lazio Parma v. Napoli

Time 9 a.m. 2:30 p.m.

Net FSC FSC

Cable 149 149

FA Cup Soccer Man. City v. Reading

Time 11:30 a.m.

Net FSC

Cable 149

Tennis Paribas Open

Time 1 p.m.

Net Tennis

Cable 157

NHL Time Washington v. Chicago 11:30 a.m.

Net NBC

Cable 8, 14, 208, 214

College Hockey WCHA Playoff

Net FCSC

Cable 145

Time 7 p.m.

TODAY IN SPORTS 1985 — Larry Bird scores 60 points, including Boston’s last 16, to set a Celtics record and lead them to a 126-115 victory over Atlanta. Bird hit 22 of 36 field goals and 15 of 16 free throws.

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Middleton had a threepointer, a breakaway dunk and a follow off his own offensive rebound, then converted the free throw in a 12-4 Texas A&M run to start the second half and wipe out Texas’ 30-24 halftime lead. But the powerful 6-foot-8 Thompson got a bucket to tie it 36-all. Ten of Thompson’s rebounds were offensive. “Are you kidding me, how good that kid is?” Turgeon said. “We were trying to box him out and he jumps over you. Then the shots he made were tough, tough shots in the second half.”

BOX SCORE TEXAS A&M (24-8) Loubeau 3-12 6-8 12, Middleton 7-14 2-3 18, Walkup 0-4 1-2 1, Harris 1-6 1-2 3, Holmes 3-6 44 11, Davis 0-0 0-0 0, Darko 0-1 0-0 0, Hibbert 12 3-3 5, Roberson 1-1 2-2 4, Turner 1-2 2-3 4. Totals 17-48 21-27 58. TEXAS (27-6) Johnson 1-7 7-10 9, Thompson 7-9 0-1 14, Hamilton 7-13 1-2 17, Balbay 1-1 0-0 2, Joseph 410 1-1 10, Lucas 1-5 1-2 3, Brown 5-8 2-2 15, Wangmene 0-0 0-0 0, Hill 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 26-53 12-18 70. Halftime—Texas 30-24. 3-Point Goals—Texas A&M 3-11 (Middleton 2-4, Holmes 1-2, Darko 01, Harris 0-1, Walkup 0-3), Texas 6-15 (Brown 3-5, Hamilton 2-5, Joseph 1-2, Lucas 0-3). Fouled Out—Middleton, Turner. Rebounds—Texas A&M 28 (Middleton 8), Texas 39 (Thompson 13). Assists—Texas A&M 7 (Holmes 4), Texas 13 (Lucas, Thompson 3). Total Fouls—Texas A&M 19, Texas 21. A—18,910.

Brown swished three threepointers in a 16-5 Texas run, capped by Jai Lucas’ runner in the lane, and the Longhorns went ahead to stay at 52-41. Thompson was whistled for an intentional foul less

than 7 minutes into the game and Dash Harris sank one free throw, giving the Aggies a seven-point lead. But Hamilton answered with a long three-pointer and Thompson, on successive possessions, got a slam and a short bucket to start a 13-2 run. Hamilton hit two more buckets and Joseph drove in for a layup and a free throw, putting the Longhorns on top 2016. David Loubeau, who had 20 points in the Aggies’ 86-71 second-round victory over Missouri, had just four points in the first half on 1-for-7 shooting and finished with 12. B.J. Holmes had 11 points for Texas A&M, which was outrebounded 39-28 by the taller Longhorns in their 220th meeting.

KANSAS BASEBALL

Playing with heavy heart, Marasco lifts Jayhawks

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KU softball triumphs J-W Staff Reports

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JACKSONVILLE, FLA. — For the Kansas 3, second time in three games, Mount Saint Mary’s 2 MOUNT SAINT MARY’S ab r h bi freshman Kendra Cullum Taylor Beebe ss 2 1 0 0 drove in what proved to be the Erin Leddy cf 2 0 1 0 Zingle rf 3 0 0 0 game-winning run for Kansas Courtney Beth Everist dp 3 1 1 2 University’s softball team. Jenna Zimmerman 1b 3 0 2 0 Katy Bobbitt 2b 2 0 0 0 Cullum’s bunt in the botClifford 3b 3 0 0 0 tom of the sixth made the dif- Cat Nicole Reeder c 3 0 0 0 T o t a l s 2 4 2 4 2 ference in a 3-2 victory over Mount St. Mary’s on Friday in KANSAS ab r h bi the opening game of the Alex Jones cf 4 0 1 0 Ashley Newman ss 3 0 0 0 North Florida Tournament. Brittany Hile c 3 0 0 0 KU improved to 18-3, while Liz Kocon dp 3 0 1 0 Elsa Moyer pr 0 1 0 0 Mount St. Mary’s moved to 4- Mariah Montgomery 2b 3 0 1 0 4. Marisa Malazzo pr 0 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 Kansas did all of its scoring Maggie Hull lf Hull rf 2 0 1 1 in the sixth, collecting three Rosie Marissa Ingle 3b 3 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 runs off four hits and taking Kendra Cullum 1b 26 3 6 2 advantage of two errors. Totals Mount Saint Mary’s 002 000 0—2 Mount St. Mary’s made seven Kansas 000 003 x—3 errors for the game. E—Beebe 2, Zingle, Clifford 2, Reeder 2, KU senior pitcher Allie Newman. LOB—MSM 4, Kansas 8. 2B— Zimmerman, Montgomery. HR—Everish. SB— Clark retired 12 of the final 13 Jones, Newman, M. Hull, R. Hull. CS—Jones. SH— batters, struck out four and LEddy, Bobbitt, Newman. IP H R ER BB SO improved her record to 7-1. MOUNT SAINT MARY’S Kansas will play again this Nicole Pagano L, 2-2 6 6 3 3 2 4 morning when it takes on KANSAS Martinez 3 3 2 2 1 2 Alabama State at 9, followed Kristin Allie Clark W, 7-1 4 1 0 0 0 4 T—1:39. A—48. by Delaware State at 11:30.

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Last March, Kansas University sophomore Jake Marasco answered his phone and received the worst possible news. The day after he smacked a career-high four hits against Iowa, Marasco learned that his mother, Carol, had unexpectedly passed away at 54. Almost a year to the day later, Marasco blasted his first career home run, a towering drive to right-center field, to lift the Jayhawks to an 8-2 victory over Eastern Michigan on Friday at Hoglund Ballpark. “It felt good,” Marasco said. “The team has been great throughout everything. It’s been a tough week, but I made it through it. “Today,” he added, pausing and mustering a smile, “helps things a little bit.” After receiving congratulations from his teammates following the sixth-inning homer, which put KU on top, 3-1, Marasco was greeted by coach Ritch Price at the base of the dugout steps with a tight hug. “I just told him his mom would be proud of him,” Price said. Marasco, who leads the team with a .392 batting average, was one of six Jayhawks to record multiple hits as part of a season-high 14-hit attack. KU raised its team batting average to .215, still not a gaudy number, but Price was encouraged. “We’re not chasing as many

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JAKE MARASCO, LEFT, COMES within inches of tagging out an Eastern Michigan runner on a pick-off attempt. Marasco and Kansas rolled to an 8-2 victory on Friday at Hoglund Ballpark. balls out of the zone,” Price said. “We’re starting to get more strikes to hit.” That much was especially evident in the eighth inning, when the Jayhawks (7-6) capitalized on the errant Eagles bullpen and put the game away with five runs. KU loaded the bases on a hit batsman and two walks before Kaiana Eldredge worked a walk to force in a run, and Jason Brunansky doubled home two more. “It’s been awhile since somebody got a clutch hit and cleared the bases,” Price said. “It was nice to see somebody break out.” Senior T.J. Walz evened his record at 2-2 after turning in his third straight quality start, allowing two runs on five hits while striking out a season2 high 10 in 6 ⁄3 innings. After struggling to find his rhythm out of the windup in a few early outings this season, Walz said he spent the week

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making adjustments with pitching coach Ryan Graves. “Just getting the ball out on time, staying out front,” said Walz, who fired first-pitch strikes to 19 of the 29 batters he faced. “I think it was working better today.” KU senior Wally Marciel will take the mound at 1 p.m. this afternoon against Eastern Michigan (7-6) in the second game of the three-game series.

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BRIEFLY KU’s Finley takes 2nd in shot put COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS — Kansas University sophomore thrower Mason Finley finished second in the shot put at the 2011 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships to score eight points for KU on Friday at the Gilliam Indoor Track Stadium on the Texas A&M campus. Finley, who took fifth in the

event as a freshman, finished as the NCAA runner-up with a toss of 19.75 meters (64-09.75 feet), which he achieved on his third throw. He held the lead following the three preliminary throws and did not drop to second place until Leif Arrhenius of BYU recorded a throw of 19.92 meters (65-04.25 feet) in the fifth round. On the women’s side, freshman sprinter Diamond Dixon

advanced to the finals in the 400 meters Friday. Dixon broke her own school record in the 400 meters, as she finished second in her heat and was the final qualifier for the finals in the event with a time of 53.06. Her previous career-best was 53.10, which she set at the 2011 Big 12 Indoor Championships. The El Paso, Texas, native will run in the finals at 5:40 p.m. today.

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KU gets rematch it wanted: UT By Gary Bedore

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Colorado dominated early, bolting to a lead that hit a dozen at 22-10 before KU rallied. … Kansas took its first lead at 27-26. … KU led, 18-12, in points in the paint and 7-3 in secondchance points. … CU led, 10-3, in points off turnovers, 7-2 in fast-break points and 12-10 in bench points.

COLORADO LEADERS

Scoring: Alec Burks 8. Rebounding: Burks 3. Assists: Nate Tomlinson 3. Turnovers: Austin Dufault, Tomlinson, Marcus Relphorde 1 each.

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KANSAS CITY , M O. — Kansas University’s basketball players were in a bit of a daze the last time the Jayhawks played Texas. “I didn’t go to sleep. I was up all night,” KU junior guard Tyshawn Taylor said. The Jayhawks spent the late-evening/early-morning hours before a 74-63, Jan. 22 home loss to Texas in the dorm room of Thomas Robinson, who’d just learned of his mother’s death back in Washington, D.C. KU played well early in racing to a 35-23 halftime

lead, but was outscored, 5128, the second half. “I almost felt for a while that we didn’t even count that as a loss, that it wasn’t even on our record, because we had so much going on,” Taylor said Friday, the eve of today’s KUTexas rematch in the Big 12 title game (5 p.m., Sprint Center). “We played bad down the stretch. But they got us. They played good and got us. But to get a chance to play them again ... I think we’ll have the attitude we can beat them, and I’m sure they will come out with the same attitude. They have a good team, but I definitely

think if we play ’em again it’d be a different story.” KU coach Bill Self understands his players’ feeling of wanting a rematch of a game in which KU’s 69-game homecourt win streak was snapped. “I think everybody who is competitive wants another shot at somebody who kicked their butts from that standpoint,” Self said. “There is a payback deal with our guys.” Of the first meeting with UT, Self said: “They beat us on a day that was a weird day in Allen Fieldhouse, but no excuses. They still beat us. Regardless of what happened, they totally

dominated us the last 20 minutes of that game.” Robinson said he greatly appreciated the support of his teammates the night before the Texas game. “Texas played a good game. At the same time, we weren’t mentally ready for that game,” Robinson said. “With everything that happened, of course we want to play them. Win or lose, we want to play them again.” Noted Marcus Morris: “We were in the locker room (before the game) so juiced we had nothing else to give. We didn’t have a lot of energy until two minutes were left when we realized we might lose. They have a

great team. Yes, we’d like to play them where we feel we’re at full strength.” KU beat UT in three consecutive Big 12 title games, in 2006, 2007 and 2008. “From my standpoint, we’ve had some unbelievable games against Texas,” Self said. The Longhorns are also ready for what could be a classic final. “Kansas is upset about what happened at their place. They will come out and play hard and try to outrebound us,” UT’s J’Covan Brown said. “It’d mean a lot to us to be the first team from Texas to win the Big 12 tournament.”

KANSAS LEADERS

Scoring: Marcus, Markieff Morris 10 each. Rebounding: Marcus Morris 7. Assists: Marcus Morris 3. Turnovers: Tyrel Reed, Josh Selby 2 each.

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Kansas led, 34-32, in points in the paint and 16-11 in second-chance points. … CU led, 20-11, in points off turnovers, 11-2 in fastbreak points and 30-26 in bench points.

COLORADO LEADERS

EXCITED, KANSAS COACH BILL SELF directs his defense against Colorado.

Scoring: Alec Burks 23, Levi Knutson 17. Rebounding: Burks, Austin Dufault, Andre Roberson 5 each. Assists: Burks 6. Turnovers: Marcus Relphorde 3.

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another element, another dimension a lot of times we don’t have.” Taylor, who has seemed extremely focused since the suspension, didn’t crack a smile when asked to define his role on the team in this 2010-11 postseason. Remember, he got into a batch of trouble last year for saying he didn’t understand his role. “I think my role is the same whether starting or coming off the bench,” Taylor said. “Bringing energy to the team. My job is to make sure my team gets a shot every time. I had some careless turnovers again. I have to get us a shot every single time.” The Jayhawks (31-2) advanced to today’s 5 p.m. final against Texas, by beating a CU team (21-13) that raced out to leads of 11-2 and 22-10. The Morris twins then scored 17 straight points (the first seven by Marcus, the last 10 by Markieff) in a 19-4 surge that gave KU a 29-26 lead. The Jayhawks entered halftime up, 43-37, and stretched that lead to a

Scoring: Marcus and Markieff Morris 20 each; Tyrel Reed, Tyshawn Taylor 15 each. Rebounding: Marcus Morris 13. Assists: Brady Morningstar 5. Turnovers: Marcus Morris, Taylor 4 each.

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FT REB PF TP m-a o-t Austin Dufault 25 2-5 2-5 4 6 Nate Tomlinson 22 0-1 0-1 1 9 Marcus Relphorde 23 0-0 1-4 3 9 Alec Burks 33 5-6 4-5 3 23 Cory Higgins 33 4-4 1-2 4 6 Levi Knutson 26 0-0 1-1 0 17 Andre Roberson 23 0-0 1-5 5 9 Shannon Sharpe 7 0-0 0-0 0 4 Ben Mills 5 0-2 1-2 0 0 Trent Beckley 2 0-0 0-0 2 0 Javon Coney 1 0-0 0-0 0 0 team 0-1 Totals 31-63 11-18 11-26 22 83 Three-point goals: 10-27 (Knutson 5-7, Tomlinson 3-4, Roberson 11, Relphorde 1-5, Dufault 0-3, Higgins 0-3, Burks 0-4). Assists: 17 (Burks 6, Tomlinson 4, Relphorde 4, Higgins, Sharpe, Roberson). Turnovers: 10 (Relphorde 3, Dufault 2, Tomlinson 2, Burks, Higgins, Knutson). Blocked shots: 1 (Roberson). Steals: 8 (Roberson 3, Tomlinson 2, Relphorde 2, Burks).

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game-high 18 points at 6244 with 14:14 left. The Buffs never quit and cut it to six in the final minute, though the outcome was never seriously in doubt. “Colorado played great,” THINGS GET PHYSICAL DOWN LOW between Kansas’ Thomas Robinson (0) and Markieff Morris (21) and Self said, “especially the Friday at Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. first half. They got us down, 22-10, before we woke up. And then we actually played some of our best ball of the year from the 10minute mark to about the 10-minute mark of the second half and kind of faltered down the stretch. But we’ll take it. I’ve got a lot of respect for Tad (Boyle, CU coach and KU grad) and the job he does and certainly for their players.” Marcus Morris (5-of-12 shooting) and Markieff (6for-10) scored 20 points apiece for KU. Tyrel Reed hit three of six threes and scored 1 5 points. CU’s Alec Burks scored 23 points, but Cory Higgins was just 1-for-11 and hit for six points.

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MIN FG FT REB PF TP m-a m-a o-t Markieff Morris 25 6-10 7-8 5-8 2 20 Marcus Morris 33 5-12 10-12 6-13 3 20 Brady Morningstar 36 3-9 0-0 1-4 1 6 Tyrel Reed 34 4-7 4-4 1-3 3 15 Elijah Johnson 10 1-2 0-0 0-2 3 3 Tyshawn Taylor 29 4-7 7-8 0-2 0 15 Mario Little 12 1-1 0-0 0-2 1 3 Josh Selby 11 2-6 1-1 2-4 2 6 Thomas Robinson 9 1-1 0-0 0-1 3 2 Travis Releford 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 team 0-2 Totals 27-55 29-33 15-41 18 90 Three-point goals: 7-17 (Reed 3-6, Little 1-1, Markieff Morris 1-2, Johnson 1-2, Selby 1-3, Morningstar 0-3). Assists: 14 (Morningstar 5, Marcus Morris 4, Taylor 4, Reed). Turnovers: 15 (Marcus Morris 4, Taylor 4, Reed 2, Selby 2, Markieff Morris, Morningstar, Little). Blocked shots: 2 (Markieff Morris 2). Steals: 4 (Marcus Morris 3, Reed). Colorado ......................................................37 46 — 83 Kansas..........................................................43 47 — 90 Officials: John Higgins, Mark Whitehead, Terry Oglesby. Attendance: 18,910.

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end as well, though Alec Burks began to get the better of Morningstar at the end. Reed pestered Colorado’s CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A Cory Higgins into a 1-for-11 shooting performance in to drive. He moves so effiwhich he scored six points, ciently without the ball that one night after he lit up teammates know just where Kansas State for 28 points. to find him and when. The “Whoever was guarding same goes for Morningstar. him at the time did a good Mix in Marcus and Markieff job of keeping him in front of Morris, and it’s tough to find them and forcing him into a college basketball team tough spots,” Reed said, carewith four players who mesh ful to avoid blowing his own such high basketball IQs. horn. Morningstar and Reed, His coach gave Reed the given the two most challeng- credit he wouldn’t give himing defensive assignments self. Friday, showed they know “Tyrel’s a modest kid,” Self how to play efficiently at that said. “Tyrel guarded him.

That’s the bottom line. We had a couple other guys guard him a few possessions, but that was Tyrel’s job.” Reed and Morningstar have a habit of outplaying stars who have bigger names and glossier statistics. Not always, but more often than most realize. “If you would have told me going into the game that Tyrel would get 15 and the guy he guarded, who was arguably one of the best offensive players in our league, would get six, I would say that definitely shifted the scale to our favor,” Self said. “So I thought he did a great job on him.”

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Going on the assumption that Kansas University junior Marcus Morris is more of a small forward, KU sophomore Thomas Robinson was pretty comfortable with his comments about his other teammate named Morris: power forward Markieff. “He’s the best big man in the country,” Robinson said following KU’s 90-83 victory over Colorado in Friday’s Big 12 tournament semifinals. “Whoever votes for the allBig 12, they made a mistake by not putting him on the first team. It was obvious tonight that he was one of the best players in the conference.” Friday, Markieff played like he was trying to prove Robinson right. In 25 minutes, the 6foot-10 forward from Philadelphia racked up 20 points and eight rebounds — five offensive — while also making his presence felt with a pair of blocked shots. The bulk of his final line came during a threeminute stretch midway through the first half in which he scored 10 straight points for the Jayhawks and helped turn a 24-17 deficit into a 27-26 lead. After taking his usual spot in the starting lineup, Markieff watched from the bench during the few minutes before his solo run. In that stretch, Marcus scored seven straight to keep KU close. It was at that point that Markieff knew it was time to go. “I hate to see him out there by himself,” he said of his brother. “If I’m not in the game with him, I don’t have that same vibe. So when I was watching him out there, I just told myself that I can do more than I was doing, and then I just started playing.” The first of Markieff ’s 10 straight points came off a free throw with 10:11 to play in the first half. Next, Markieff sealed his man and received a wellplaced pass from Brady Morningstar for a layup. At the 8:43

Morningstar likely draws the toughest assignment in tonight’s hoped-for Big 12 tournament final against Texas. Jordan Hamilton will have a big size advantage. Morningstar’s accustomed to such on-paper disadvantages and so often carries out the task so well. It will be just one of the fascinating subplots in tonight’s Big 12 title game between the schools that compete nearly ever year for the regular-season crown. Kansas didn’t get its desired rematch with Kansas State, but is eager to pay back the Texas team that ended its 69-game Allen Fieldhouse winning streak.

mark, he positioned himself perfectly to rebound a missed three-pointer and went right back up for another layup. On the next trip, he extended his range a few feet and hit a jumper off an assist from his brother. One possession later, he stepped out farther and buried a three-pointer with 7:34 to play in the half to give Kansas its first lead. “I was just trying to play harder, rebounding and stealing extra possessions,” Markieff said. “I got hot, and then I hit that three, and I felt like I was on a roll.” By halftime, KU led 43-37, and Markieff had tallied 10 points and five rebounds. All but two rebounds came during that three-minute flurry. Appropriately, the Morris twins scored 20 points apiece to lead KU into today’s championship game. Markieff ’s points — six off his seasonhigh and just the fourth time he reached 20 in a game this season — came on 6-of-10 shooting from the field and a 7-of-8 clip from the free-throw line. Marcus hit five of 12 shots and 10 of 12 free throws. Though Marcus’ production nearly matched what he did Thursday, Markieff’s followed a sub-par performance in Thursday’s quarterfinal victory over Oklahoma State. In that one, he scored 10 points, grabbed five rebounds and fouled out while playing just 18 minutes. “Even though we got the victory, I felt like I let my team down,” he said. “I need to be out there at all times, especially when it’s a crucial game like that. It was fun to get back into the groove and have a good game today.” At this point in the season, that kind of consistency is what the Jayhawks are looking for from their twin towers. As for which one starts the surge and which one follows, that doesn’t matter. “We want them to have big nights every night, and I definitely think they’re capable of that,” KU’s Tyrel Reed said.

Between games, Markieff Morris crossed paths with Texas players in the hall outside the court and told them, “I hope you’re next,” echoing the sentiments from all Longhorns and Jayhawks. Just before Texas tipped off a 70-58 victory against Texas A&M, Morningstar was informed of what Markieff had said and agreed: “I’d like to get another crack at them for sure.” And if it comes down to a final shot for KU and Reed takes it, the spectators in burnt orange ought to be more nervous than those in blue.

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NOTEBOOK T-Rob returning Kansas sophomore forward Thomas Robinson, who reportedly said on ustream.com Thursday night that he is definitely returning to KU for his junior season, confirmed that is indeed the case. “We have a lot of season left to play, but of course I’ll be back next year,” Robinson said. KU freshman Josh Selby, who also was on ustream Thursday night, said he’d not decided yet whether he’d return to KU or enter the NBA Draft. “I don’t know my status (for next year), to be honest,” Selby said. “Right now I am just focused on getting two rings. Like I said yesterday (in interview with Matt Tait of JournalWorld), that’s what I am focused on. After the season, I will talk to my family about it.” Better foot forward Selby is happy to report he no longer is wearing an orthotic in his right shoe — one to help soothe his stress reaction. He discarded the orthotic before KU’s first-round Big 12 tournament game Thursday. “I’m about 90 percent,” Selby said. “It (foot) feels better. I just have to get used to this feeling in my foot. I went from a 12 to a 13 (size shoe), now to a 121⁄2, so it’s a little adjustment to make.” KU assistant Kurtis Townsend gave Selby a little pep talk before Friday’s semifinal in which he scored six points with four rebounds, two turnovers and no assists in 11 minutes. “He wanted me to get back my ‘swag,’’’ Selby said. “I wasn’t confident at first. He told me to play my game. It’s what I tried to do. I got a three and an and-one. I’m getting back in the flow.” Ripping Reed KU coach Bill Self was miffed that Tyrel Reed didn’t try to call for the ball on the inbounds play with :30 seconds left. “Unbelievable. Side out of bounds, best free-throw shooter on our team and he doesn’t try to get open on the side out. That’s the kind of mental mistakes that you can’t have in this situation. I think he will (get open) next time,” Self said. KU hit 29 of 33 free throws. “That’s what I told our guys, ‘Be excited we won, but if we shoot 67 percent like we have all year long, that’s anyone’s ballgame,’’’ Self said. “So we stepped up and made them today and did a really good job in that regard, but certainly we have to do a better job late game to get the ball to our right free-throw shooters’ hands.” KU went 10-for-10 from the line over the last 10 minutes. In that span, KU made just two field goals. Stats, facts KU has won 18 in a row versus Colorado and 45 of 46 meetings dating to 1991. ... KU advanced to the Big 12 title game for the ninth time. KU has won four of the last five titles. ... Marcus Morris moved into 27th place on the Kansas all-time scoring chart with 1,288. He passed Eric Chenowith and Jo Jo White, who finished their KU careers with 1,281 and 1,286 points, respectively. Faces in crowd Former KU athletic director Lew Perkins kissed his wife, Gwen, when the two were shown on the ‘Kiss Cam.’ Others in attendance: football coach Turner Gill and ex-KU hoopsters Wayne Simien and Aaron Miles.

Colorado guards Higgins, Burks hounded by KU By Jesse Newell jnewell@ljworld.com

KANSAS CITY , M O . — After combining for 52 points Thursday against Kansas State, Colorado guards Cory Higgins and Alec Burks mustered just 29 points on 10-for29 shooting in Friday’s 90-83 loss to Kansas. At least part of the reason, Burks said, was KU guard Brady Morningstar’s defense. “He was hounding me the

whole game,” Burks said. “He wouldn’t let me go anywhere. He’s a great defender, one of the best I’ve faced.” Though Burks was able to get 23 points on 9-for-18 shooting, that still ranked as his lowest scoring output in his three Big 12 tournament games. He said his shots didn’t come easily against Morningstar. “He’s always around. When you think he’s not there, he’s

there,” Burks shots. I think KU’s not a good said. “You’ve that was the got to give him matchup for us, main thing. I credit for that.” personnel-wise, when just wasn’t Higgins, making shots you go down the meanwhile, finthat I usually ished with just lineup.” make.” six points on 1Though CU for-11 shooting. — CU coach Tad Boyle coach Tad It was his lowBoyle said KU est point total did a great job in a game this season. defensively on Higgins, he “I don’t think it was them. I also thought fatigue hurt the think it was me,” Higgins said. Buffaloes in the second half. “I just wasn’t making my Boyle called a full timeout

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with 4:09 left for the sole purpose of giving his players a breather, hoping they could make a final push with two long breaks before the fourminute media timeout. “You could just see it,” Boyle said. “They were slow to loose balls, long rebounds.” CU guard Levi Knutson said the Buffs’ issues were more on defense than offense. The Buffs allowed 90 points for just the second time all season. KU averaged 87 points in

three games against CU this season. “There’s some teams you match up with well, there’s some you don’t,” Boyle said. “KU’s not a good matchup for us, personnel-wise, when you go down the lineup.” The Buffaloes (22-13) will wait until Sunday to see if they are selected for a berth in the NCAA Tournament. “We won a lot of games, you know?” Burks said. “I feel like it’s looking good for us.”


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No. 1 Ohio State 67, Northwestern 61, OT I N D I A N A P O L I S — Jared Sullinger had 20 points and 18 rebounds as Ohio State barely avoided a stunning upset, beating Northwestern in overtime Friday in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals. Sullinger made all 10 of his free throws in overtime after missing a baseline jumper that would have won the game as time expired in regulation. NORTHWESTERN (18-13) Crawford 4-16 4-4 12, Marcotullio 2-7 0-0 6, Mirkovic 1-1 0-2 3, Thompson 5-12 4-4 15, Shurna 7-13 6-6 23, Curletti 0-2 2-2 2. Totals 1951 16-18 61. OHIO ST. (30-2) Sullinger 2-12 16-18 20, Lighty 3-8 2-2 8, Diebler 4-10 4-5 13, Buford 3-14 0-2 7, Lauderdale 0-1 0-0 0, Thomas 1-3 0-0 2, Craft 611 4-5 17. Totals 19-59 26-32 67. Halftime—Ohio St. 28-23. End Of Regulation— Tied 52. 3-Point Goals—Northwestern 7-21 (Shurna 3-6, Marcotullio 2-6, Mirkovic 1-1, Thompson 1-4, Crawford 0-4), Ohio St. 3-15 (Craft 1-3, Diebler 1-5, Buford 1-5, Lighty 0-1, Thomas 0-1). Fouled Out—Curletti, Mirkovic. Rebounds—Northwestern 27 (Crawford 10), Ohio St. 48 (Sullinger 18). Assists—Northwestern 7 (Thompson 3), Ohio St. 3 (Craft 2). Total Fouls— Northwestern 23, Ohio St. 16. Technical— Mirkovic. A—NA.

No. 14 Louisville 83, No. 4 Notre Dame 77, OT N E W Y O R K — Preston Knowles scored 20 points. LOUISVILLE (25-8) C. Smith 1-11 4-6 7, Kuric 6-8 0-0 14, Jennings 5-9 6-7 16, Knowles 6-19 6-6 20, Siva 5-10 4-6 15, Goode 1-3 0-0 2, Dieng 2-6 0-0 4, Marra 1-6 0-0 3, Van Treese 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 28-73 20-25 83. NOTRE DAME (26-6) Martin 8-15 2-4 21, Scott 4-8 0-0 10, Nash 3-6 78 13, Abromaitis 5-10 5-5 16, Hansbrough 3-16 58 13, Atkins 0-1 0-0 0, Cooley 2-2 0-0 4. Totals 2558 19-25 77. Halftime—Notre Dame 46-32. End Of Regulation—Tied 72. 3-Point Goals—Louisville 723 (Kuric 2-4, Knowles 2-7, Siva 1-2, Marra 1-4, C. Smith 1-6), Notre Dame 8-24 (Martin 3-8, Scott 25, Hansbrough 2-8, Abromaitis 1-3). Fouled Out— Nash, Siva. Rebounds—Louisville 49 (Dieng 8), Notre Dame 35 (Martin 8). Assists—Louisville 15 (Siva 7), Notre Dame 13 (Hansbrough 5). Total Fouls—Louisville 21, Notre Dame 22. A—19,375.

No. 5 Duke 87, Maryland 71 G R E E N S B O R O , N . C . — Kyle Singler scored 29 points, and Duke, after star guard Nolan Smith went down due to a toe injury, pulled away late. MARYLAND (19-14) Bowie 1-1 3-4 5, Stoglin 2-10 2-3 6, Palsson 1-2 2-2 5, Williams 7-13 2-10 16, Gregory 5-9 0-0 10, Mosley 2-7 0-0 5, Howard 3-3 3-4 10, Tucker 4-10 3-5 12, Padgett 1-3 0-0 2. Totals 26-58 15-28 71. DUKE (28-4) Smith 2-11 3-4 7, Ma. Plumlee 4-5 2-4 10, Singler 10-15 9-9 29, Mi. Plumlee 4-9 2-2 10, Curry 3-10 5-6 11, Thornton 0-1 0-0 0, Hairston 00 0-0 0, Dawkins 3-7 1-1 9, Kelly 5-5 0-1 11. Totals 31-63 22-27 87. Halftime—Duke 42-33. 3-Point Goals— Maryland 4-8 (Howard 1-1, Mosley 1-2, Palsson 1-2, Tucker 1-2, Stoglin 0-1), Duke 3-15 (Dawkins 2-5, Kelly 1-1, Curry 0-1, Singler 0-4, Smith 0-4). Fouled Out—Mosley. Rebounds—Maryland 33 (Williams 16), Duke 41 (Ma. Plumlee 11). Assists—Maryland 17 (Bowie, Stoglin 4), Duke 12 (Ma. Plumlee 5). Total Fouls—Maryland 22, Duke 23. A—23,381.

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OHIO STATE FORWARD JARED SULLINGER (0) BATTLES for a rebound against Northwestern’s Alex Marcotullio (4) and center Luka Mirkovic. No. 1 Ohio State edged Northwestern, 67-61 in overtime, on Friday in Indianapolis. Michigan State 74, No. 9 Purdue 56 INDIANAPOLIS — Kalin Lucas scored a career-high 30 points to help resurgent Michigan State rout Purdue in a Big Ten quarterfinal. MICHIGAN ST. (19-13) Lucas 8-15 10-11 30, Payne 0-2 0-0 0, Roe 2-8 34 7, Appling 3-4 2-2 10, Thornton 1-1 0-0 2, Summers 2-4 2-2 6, Kebler 3-5 2-2 8, Green 2-9 34 8, Nix 0-0 3-6 3, Sherman 0-1 0-0 0, Ianni 0-0 00 0. Totals 21-49 25-31 74. PURDUE (25-7) T. Johnson 1-6 3-4 5, Barlow 0-3 1-4 1, Byrd 1-2 0-0 3, Jackson 1-4 0-1 2, Smith 2-5 1-1 6, J. Johnson 9-19 3-4 21, Moore 5-11 6-9 17, Carroll 0-1 0-0 0, Marcius 0-0 1-2 1. Totals 19-51 15-25 56. Halftime—Michigan St. 37-23. 3-Point Goals— Michigan St. 7-13 (Lucas 4-6, Appling 2-2, Green 1-4, Summers 0-1), Purdue 3-16 (Moore 1-2, Byrd 1-2, Smith 1-4, Jackson 0-1, T. Johnson 0-2, Barlow 0-2, J. Johnson 0-3). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Michigan St. 41 (Green 13), Purdue 28 (J. Johnson 9). Assists—Michigan St. 13 (Green 4), Purdue 11 (Moore 4). Total Fouls— Michigan St. 19, Purdue 20. Technical—Purdue Bench. A—NA.

No. 21 Connecticut 76, No. 11 Syracuse 71, OT NEW YORK — Kemba Walker had 33 points and 12 rebounds in another phenomenal performance, and UConn won in the Big East tournament semifinals — two years after the teams played a six-overtime game for the ages. CONNECTICUT (25-9) Smith 0-1 0-0 0, Oriakhi 5-10 5-7 15, Okwandu 1-4 0-0 2, Lamb 4-12 2-2 11, Walker 9-18 13-14 33, Beverly 1-4 0-0 2, Coombs-McDaniel 1-4 1-2 3, Giffey 0-0 0-0 0, Olander 3-9 1-2 7, Napier 1-4 0-1 3. Totals 25-66 22-28 76. SYRACUSE (26-7) Jackson 6-10 0-1 12, Keita 1-2 0-0 2, Joseph 719 2-3 20, Jardine 7-22 2-2 20, Triche 2-9 0-0 4, Waiters 3-9 0-0 8, Fair 2-3 1-3 5, Melo 0-2 0-2 0. Totals 28-76 5-11 71. Halftime—Connecticut 26-25. End Of Regulation—Tied 68. 3-Point Goals—Connecticut 4-17 (Walker 2-6, Napier 1-3, Lamb 1-4, Beverly 01, Smith 0-1, Coombs-McDaniel 0-2), Syracuse 10-24 (Jardine 4-8, Joseph 4-9, Waiters 2-3, Triche 0-4). Fouled Out—Oriakhi. Rebounds— Connecticut 48 (Walker 12), Syracuse 46 (Joseph 9). Assists—Connecticut 10 (Walker 5), Syracuse 15 (Triche 5). Total Fouls—Connecticut 14, Syracuse 19. A—19,375.

No. 6 North Carolina 61, No. 12 Florida 85, Miami 59 Tennessee 74 GREENSBORO, N.C. — Kendall ATLANTA — Kenny Boynton Marshall penetrated into the scored 22 points for Florida. lane and found Tyler Zeller for a layup to beat the horn as TENNESSEE (19-14) 10-17 4-7 25, Fields 0-0 0-0 0, Goins 1-5 North Carolina rallied from 19 5-7Harris 7, Bone 1-4 1-1 3, Hopson 6-14 6-6 19, Golden 1-6 0-0 2, McBee 4-6 0-0 10, Hall 0-0 0-0 0, Pearl down in the second half. MIAMI (19-14) Scott 6-12 0-0 12, Grant 4-10 4-6 16, Brown 2-7 0-0 5, Thomas 4-12 0-0 12, Johnson 5-8 2-3 12, Adams 0-4 0-0 0, Jones 0-3 0-0 0, Gamble 1-4 0-0 2. Totals 22-60 6-9 59. NORTH CAROLINA (25-6) Strickland 0-2 0-0 0, Marshall 2-9 0-0 6, Henson 3-8 4-6 10, Barnes 7-13 0-0 18, Zeller 5-8 3-4 13, McDonald 4-7 0-0 11, Watts 1-1 0-0 3, Knox 0-1 00 0, Johnston 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 22-50 7-10 61. Halftime—Miami 31-22. 3-Point Goals—Miami 9-26 (Grant 4-7, Thomas 4-11, Brown 1-4, Adams 0-1, Scott 0-3), North Carolina 10-21 (Barnes 410, McDonald 3-4, Marshall 2-5, Watts 1-1, Strickland 0-1). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds— Miami 31 (Scott 5), North Carolina 39 (Henson 13). Assists—Miami 9 (Grant 5), North Carolina 17 (Marshall 10). Total Fouls—Miami 14, North Carolina 13. A—23,381.

1-1 0-0 2, Tatum 0-1 0-0 0, Williams 2-6 2-4 6. Totals 26-60 18-25 74. FLORIDA (25-6) Tyus 4-5 2-6 10, Parsons 4-6 4-6 12, Macklin 610 3-6 15, Boynton 5-11 10-10 22, Walker 5-9 4-7 17, Young 1-2 2-2 4, Wilbekin 0-0 0-0 0, Prather 00 0-0 0, Murphy 2-3 0-0 5. Totals 27-46 25-37 85. Halftime—Tennessee 34-29. 3-Point Goals— Tennessee 4-19 (McBee 2-4, Hopson 1-4, Harris 1-4, Tatum 0-1, Golden 0-2, Bone 0-2, Goins 0-2), Florida 6-12 (Walker 3-4, Boynton 2-7, Murphy 11). Fouled Out—Bone. Rebounds—Tennessee 34 (Williams 12), Florida 30 (Parsons 7). Assists— Tennessee 11 (Goins, Golden 3), Florida 12 (Boynton, Parsons 4). Total Fouls—Tennessee 27, Florida 16. Technical—Tennessee Bench. A—NA.

Penn State 36, No. 13 Wisconsin 33 INDIANAPOLIS — Penn State No. 8 BYU 87, prevailed in the lowest-scorNew Mexico 76 ing game in the 14 years of the LAS VEGAS — Jimmer Fre- Big Ten tournament. dette scored a career-high 52 PENN ST. (18-13) points in BYU’s victory over Battle 3-18 1-2 9, Jackson 3-5 0-0 7, Jones 2-4 2Frazier 2-5 4-4 8, Brooks 3-6 0-0 6, Marshall nemesis New Mexico in the 20-16,0-0 0, Oliver 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 13-39 7-8 36. Mountain West Conference WISCONSIN (23-8) Taylor 7-21 1-3 16, Gasser 0-1 0-0 0, Jarmusz 0semifinals. 0-0 0, Leuer 5-16 0-0 10, Nankivil 1-4 0-0 3, The nation’s leading scorer 2Smith 0-0 0-0 0, Evans 1-3 0-0 2, Valentyn 0-0 0broke his own tournament 0 0, Bruesewitz 1-3 0-0 2, Berggren 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 15-51 1-3 33. record of 45 points set exactly Halftime—Penn St. 20-16. 3-Point Goals—Penn a year earlier. St. 3-12 (Battle 2-9, Jackson 1-2, Marshall 0-1), NEW MEXICO (21-12) Hardeman 4-6 3-5 11, Gordon 8-14 1-2 17, Gary 4-8 0-0 9, Williams 5-14 0-0 13, McDonald 3-6 00 8, Adams 0-1 0-0 0, Fenton 4-9 3-4 14, Snell 0-1 0-0 0, Bairstow 2-3 0-0 4. Totals 30-62 7-11 76. BYU (30-3) Abouo 1-5 0-0 2, Collinsworth 5-6 1-3 11, Hartsock 3-8 1-2 7, Emery 3-11 7-8 14, Fredette 22-37 1-1 52, Magnusson 0-1 1-2 1. Totals 34-68 11-16 87. Halftime—BYU 47-42. 3-Point Goals—New Mexico 9-25 (Fenton 3-6, Williams 3-9, McDonald 2-5, Gary 1-3, Snell 0-1, Adams 0-1), BYU 8-25 (Fredette 7-14, Emery 1-7, Magnusson 0-1, Abouo 0-3). Fouled Out—Abouo, McDonald. Rebounds— New Mexico 36 (Gordon 15), BYU 33 (Collinsworth 9). Assists—New Mexico 15 (Gary 7), BYU 11 (Emery 5). Total Fouls—New Mexico 20, BYU 14. Technicals—Gordon, Hartsock. A—NA.

Wisconsin 2-21 (Nankivil 1-3, Taylor 1-7, Gasser 0-1, Berggren 0-1, Bruesewitz 0-1, Jarmusz 0-2, Leuer 0-6). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Penn St. 31 (Frazier 7), Wisconsin 34 (Leuer 6). Assists—Penn St. 8 (Frazier 4), Wisconsin 6 (Taylor 2). Total Fouls—Penn St. 14, Wisconsin 12. A—NA.

No. 15 Kentucky 75, Mississippi 66 A T L A N T A — Doron Lamb scored 19 points, and Brandon Knight had 17 to lead Kentucky in the SEC tournament quarterfinals.

MISSISSIPPI (20-13) Henry 7-12 1-4 17, Buckner 0-1 0-2 0, Nelson 410 5-7 14, Warren 5-20 6-6 20, Graham 3-10 4-4 11, Short 1-4 0-0 2, N. Williams 0-0 0-0 0, Gaskins 0-1 2-2 2, Cox 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 20-59 18-25 66. KENTUCKY (23-8) Jones 3-11 1-3 7, Harrellson 5-7 3-4 13, Miller 611 2-2 15, Knight 5-15 7-10 17, Lamb 7-10 2-4 19, Hood 0-2 0-0 0, Vargas 0-0 0-0 0, Liggins 2-3 0-0 4. Totals 28-59 15-23 75. Halftime—Kentucky 36-29. 3-Point Goals— Mississippi 8-30 (Warren 4-15, Henry 2-2, Nelson 1-6, Graham 1-7), Kentucky 4-16 (Lamb 3-4, Miller 1-3, Hood 0-1, Jones 0-2, Knight 0-6). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Mississippi 36 (Henry 12), Kentucky 43 (Harrellson, Jones, Miller 7). Assists—Mississippi 7 (Warren 3), Kentucky 13 (Knight 6). Total Fouls—Mississippi 20, Kentucky 17. A—21,875.

No. 16 Arizona 67, Southern California 62 L O S A N G E L E S — Derrick Williams scored 20 points, and Arizona earned a spot in the Pac-10 title game for the first time since 2005. SOUTHERN CAL (19-14) Stepheson 4-7 0-0 8, Vucevic 6-12 4-5 16, Fontan 3-7 0-0 7, D. Smith 3-11 0-0 7, Simmons 811 1-4 20, Jones 2-5 0-0 4, Jackson 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 26-53 5-9 62. ARIZONA (27-6) Williams 7-10 5-6 20, Perry 4-7 3-4 11, Hill 0-3 0-1 0, Parrom 3-9 0-1 6, Jones 2-6 2-2 7, Natyazhko 0-1 0-0 0, Mayes 3-6 0-0 8, Fogg 1-4 00 3, Lavender 1-1 1-2 4, Horne 3-8 0-0 8. Totals 2455 11-16 67. Halftime—Arizona 33-28. 3-Point Goals— Southern Cal 5-18 (Simmons 3-4, Fontan 1-2, D. Smith 1-6, Jones 0-3, Vucevic 0-3), Arizona 8-19 (Mayes 2-3, Horne 2-6, Lavender 1-1, Fogg 1-2, Jones 1-2, Williams 1-3, Parrom 0-1, Natyazhko 0-1). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Southern Cal 30 (Vucevic 12), Arizona 32 (Parrom, Williams 6). Assists—Southern Cal 15 (Fontan, Vucevic 5), Arizona 13 (Mayes, Parrom 3). Total Fouls— Southern Cal 17, Arizona 12. A—NA.

Dayton 68, No. 18 Xavier 67 ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Luke Fabrizius hit two free throws with 5.8 seconds to play, and Dayton stunned Xavier. DAYTON (21-12) Johnson 4-7 2-2 12, Wright 7-14 1-4 15, Benson 3-4 1-2 7, Staten 2-7 1-2 5, Williams 5-7 0-0 14, Oliver 0-0 0-0 0, Parker 0-2 0-0 0, Fabrizius 3-6 22 10, Spearman 0-1 0-0 0, Searcy 0-0 0-0 0, Kavanaugh 2-2 1-2 5. Totals 26-50 8-14 68. XAVIER (24-7) McLean 4-6 3-5 11, Jackson 2-6 0-0 5, Frease 36 0-2 6, Lyons 5-14 1-2 14, Holloway 7-17 5-5 23, Taylor 2-3 0-0 4, Robinson 2-3 0-0 4. Totals 25-55 9-14 67. Halftime—Dayton 36-27. 3-Point Goals— Dayton 8-13 (Williams 4-6, Johnson 2-2, Fabrizius 2-5), Xavier 8-23 (Holloway 4-10, Lyons 3-7, Jackson 1-5, Robinson 0-1). Fouled Out—Benson. Rebounds—Dayton 32 (Johnson 10), Xavier 24 (Frease, McLean 6). Assists—Dayton 19 (Staten 8), Xavier 12 (Holloway 5). Total Fouls—Dayton 19, Xavier 14. A—NA.

No. 3 Baylor 86, Kansas State 53 KANSAS CITY, MO. — Offense is a given for Baylor, so coach Kim Mulkey was especially pleased with the defense and rebounding effort that advanced the Lady Bears to the Big 12 tournament final Friday. Brittney Griner scored 21 points, and Destiny Williams added 18 to lead Baylor to a victory over Kansas State, holding the Wildcats to 35 percent shooting and outrebounding the Wildcats, 52-24. “Those kids come to your program as some of the best players in the country, but those kids have never had to guard anybody,” Mulkey said. “That’s the biggest adjustment and where you see the most improvement.” Baylor will meet Texas A&M in the finals today. Point guard Odyssey Sims added 14 while holding Kansas State’s top scorer Brittany Chambers to 3-of-11 shooting and eight points. Kelsey Hill led the fourthseeded Wildcats (21-10) with 14 points. Williams finished 7-for-9 from the field. The offensive emergence of Williams gives opponents more to think about as they try to contain Griner inside. “I just feel comfortable out there,” Williams said. “Shooters just have to keep shooting.” The 6-foot-8 Griner scored all her points in just 29 minutes.

No. 24 Temple 96, La Salle 76 ATLANTIC CITY , N.J. — Ramone Moore scored 23 points for Temple. LA SALLE (15-18) Williams 4-7 1-1 11, Murray 9-14 2-3 22, Duren 6-10 1-2 14, Guillandeaux 7-13 1-4 17, Pettis 0-5 0-0 0, Mills 2-3 1-1 5, Stefan 1-2 0-0 3, White 2-4 0-0 4, Danish 0-0 0-0 0, Weingarten 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 31-58 6-11 76. TEMPLE (25-6) Moore 9-14 2-2 23, Allen 6-11 2-3 14, Jefferson 0-1 2-2 2, Fernandez 6-13 5-5 19, Brown 5-11 2-2 14, Wyatt 7-11 3-4 20, DiLeo 2-5 0-0 4, Godino 00 0-0 0, Gaitley 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 35-67 16-18 96. Halftime—Temple 42-32. 3-Point Goals—La Salle 8-16 (Murray 2-2, Williams 2-3, Guillandeaux 2-6, Stefan 1-2, Duren 1-2, Pettis 01), Temple 10-19 (Wyatt 3-5, Moore 3-7, Fernandez 2-2, Brown 2-5). Fouled Out— Jefferson. Rebounds—La Salle 34 (Murray 11), Temple 28 (Allen 12). Assists—La Salle 8 (Duren 3), Temple 17 (Allen 6). Total Fouls—La Salle 18, Temple 15. A—NA.

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KANSAS ST. (21-10) Chambers 3-11 1-2 8, Karr 5-11 0-0 13, White 38 0-0 7, Childs 0-1 0-0 0, Brown 0-3 0-0 0, Hill 5-9 0-0 14, Caron 0-1 0-0 0, Kulas 0-1 0-0 0, Chisholm 1-3 0-0 2, Voronenko 3-9 1-2 9. Totals 20-57 2-4 53. BAYLOR (30-2) Sims 4-9 2-2 14, Madden 2-6 1-2 6, Jones 1-3 00 2, Williams 7-9 4-4 18, Griner 9-15 3-5 21, Hayden 3-6 3-3 10, Zachariason 0-0 0-0 0, Robertson 1-2 0-0 3, Condrey 2-2 0-0 4, Field 1-2 1-2 3, Palmer 0-0 0-0 0, Pope 2-9 1-5 5, Chandler 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 32-65 15-23 86. Halftime—Baylor 41-26. 3-Point Goals—Kansas St. 11-25 (Hill 4-8, Karr 3-7, Voronenko 2-4, White 1-1, Chambers 1-5), Baylor 7-10 (Sims 4-5, Hayden 1-1, Robertson 1-1, Madden 1-2, Jones 01). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Kansas St. 24 (Voronenko 6), Baylor 52 (Jones 9). Assists— Kansas St. 12 (White 4), Baylor 23 (Jones 7). Total Fouls—Kansas St. 16, Baylor 5. A—NA.

No. 8 Texas A&M 81, No. 21 Oklahoma 68 KANSAS CITY , M O. — Texas A&M is back in the Big 12 tournament finals for a fourth consecutive year, and the Aggies didn’t need a big scoring game from Danielle Adams to get there.

Oklahoma held the Big 12’s leading scorer to 16 points — seven below her average — but the Aggies easily beat the Sooners to advance to the championship game today against Baylor at Municipal Auditorium. OKLAHOMA (21-11) Ellenberg 4-10 1-2 10, Griffin 6-6 0-1 12, Roethlisberger 1-5 4-5 6, Robinson 8-18 3-3 19, Hand 7-17 4-4 21, Willis 0-0 0-0 0, Hook 0-3 0-0 0, Hartman 0-0 0-0 0, McFarland 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 2659 12-15 68. TEXAS A&M (27-4) Carter 6-12 4-4 19, White 8-14 1-3 18, Elonu 39 8-9 14, Adams 6-15 3-5 16, Colson 4-12 0-4 9, Baker 1-3 0-0 3, Collins 0-0 0-0 0, Pratcher 1-1 00 2, Gilbert 0-0 0-0 0, Assarian 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 29-66 16-25 81. Halftime—Texas A&M 36-29. 3-Point Goals— Oklahoma 4-19 (Hand 3-10, Ellenberg 1-4, Roethlisberger 0-2, Hook 0-3), Texas A&M 7-18 (Carter 3-6, Baker 1-1, White 1-2, Colson 1-4, Adams 1-5). Fouled Out—Adams, Ellenberg, Hand. Rebounds—Oklahoma 36 (Griffin 8), Texas A&M 44 (Adams 11). Assists—Oklahoma 15 (Robinson 7), Texas A&M 16 (Colson 8). Total Fouls—Oklahoma 22, Texas A&M 19. A—4,852.

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No. 23 Utah State 58, San Jose State 54 LAS VEGAS — Tai Wesley had 14 points and 12 rebounds. SAN JOSE ST. (17-15) Shamburger 3-9 4-5 11, Oliver 6-19 1-3 16, Carter 3-9 0-0 6, Graham 3-9 3-3 9, Ballard 1-1 34 5, Douglas 3-4 0-0 7, Jones 0-0 0-0 0, Henson 00 0-0 0. Totals 19-51 11-15 54. UTAH ST. (29-3) Pane 4-13 8-8 16, Williams 2-9 2-2 7, Newbold 2-6 0-0 5, Bendall 1-4 3-3 5, Wesley 6-10 2-4 14, Walker 2-3 0-2 4, Grim 1-1 0-2 2, Jardine 1-3 0-0 2, Green 1-5 0-0 3. Totals 20-54 15-21 58. Halftime—Utah St. 33-29. 3-Point Goals—San Jose St. 5-19 (Oliver 3-10, Douglas 1-2, Shamburger 1-5, Graham 0-2), Utah St. 3-14 (Green 1-3, Newbold 1-4, Williams 1-5, Walker 01, Pane 0-1). Fouled Out—Carter, Graham. Rebounds—San Jose St. 36 (Carter 10), Utah St. 35 (Bendall, Wesley 12). Assists—San Jose St. 6 (Oliver 3), Utah St. 5 (Jardine, Newbold, Pane, Walker, Wesley 1). Total Fouls—San Jose St. 16, Utah St. 17. A—NA.

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BAYLOR’S JORDAN MADDEN, RIGHT, AND KANSAS STATE’S ALINA VORONENKO GET TANGLED UP chasing a loose ball in the first half. The Bears crushed the Wildcats, 86-53, on Friday in the Big 12 tournament in Kansas City, Mo.

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SCOREBOARD Big 12 Men

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Kansas Texas Texas A&M Kansas State Missouri Colorado Nebraska Baylor Oklahoma State Oklahoma Texas Tech Iowa State Big 12 tournament Sprint Center Friday’s Games Kansas 90, Colorado 83 Texas 70, Texas A&M 58 Today’s Game Kansas vs. Texas, 5 p.m.

All Games W L 31 2 27 6 24 8 22 10 23 10 21 13 19 12 18 13 19 13 14 18 13 19 16 16

College Men

FAR WEST Long Beach St. 74, UC Riverside 63 Saint Mary’s, Calif. 77, Weber St. 54 TOURNAMENT Atlantic 10 Conference Quarterfinals Dayton 68, Xavier 67 Richmond 55, Rhode Island 45 Saint Joseph’s 93, Duquesne 90, OT Temple 96, La Salle 76 Atlantic Coast Conference Quarterfinals Clemson 70, Boston College 47 Duke 87, Maryland 71 North Carolina 61, Miami 59 Virginia Tech 52, Florida St. 51 Big 12 Conference Semifinals Kansas 90, Colorado 83 Texas 70, Texas A&M 58 Big East Conference Semifinals Connecticut 76, Syracuse 71, OT Louisville 83, Notre Dame 77, OT Big Ten Conference Quarterfinals Michigan 60, Illinois 55 Michigan St. 74, Purdue 56 Ohio St. 67, Northwestern 61, OT Penn St. 36, Wisconsin 33 Conference USA Semifinals Memphis 76, East Carolina 56 UTEP 66, Tulsa 54 Great West Conference Semifinals North Dakota 65, Houston Baptist 63 South Dakota 72, Utah Valley 70 Mid-American Conference Semifinals Akron 79, W. Michigan 68 Kent St. 79, Ball St. 68 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Semifinals Hampton 85, Norfolk St. 61 Morgan St. 61, Bethune-Cookman 48 Mountain West Conference Semifinals BYU 87, New Mexico 76 NCAA Division II First Round Alaska-Anchorage 76, Humboldt St. 70 BYU-Hawaii 83, CS Dominguez Hills 76 NCAA Division III Second Round Amherst 78, Rhode Island Coll. 74 Augustana,Ill. 70, Mary Hardin-Baylor 57 Middlebury 61, Rochester 52 St. Mary’s, Md. 85, Buffalo St. 74 St. Thomas, Minn. 66, Wis.-Stevens Pt. 64 Whitworth 93, Marietta 77 Williams 79, Va. Wesleyan 73 Wooster 94, Cabrini 77 Pacific-10 Conference Semifinals Arizona 67, Southern Cal 62 Patriot League Championship Bucknell 72, Lafayette 57 Southeastern Conference Quarterfinals Alabama 65, Georgia 59, OT Florida 85, Tennessee 74 Kentucky 75, Mississippi 66 Vanderbilt 87, Mississippi St. 81 Southwestern Athletic Conference Semifinals Alabama St. 73, Texas Southern 66 Grambling St. 81, Jackson St. 75, OT Western Athletic Conference Semifinals Utah St. 58, San Jose St. 54

Big 12 Women

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Baylor Texas A&M Kansas State Oklahoma Iowa State Texas Tech Texas Kansas Colorado Missouri Oklahoma State Nebraska Big 12 tournament Municipal Auditorium Friday’s Games Baylor 86, Kansas State 53 Texas A&M 81, Oklahoma 68 Today’s Game Baylor vs. Texas A&M, 11 a.m.

College Women

MIDWEST Wis.-Green Bay 95, Wright St. 65 EXHIBITION Illinois Weslyn 77, Slovak Republic 74 TOURNAMENT Big 12 Conference Semifinals Baylor 86, Kansas St. 53 Texas A&M 81, Oklahoma 68 Big Sky Conference Semifinals Montana 55, N. Colorado 46 Portland St. 73, E. Washington 62 Big South Conference First Round Gardner-Webb 69, UNC Asheville 58 High Point 77, Charleston Southern 49 Liberty 51, Coastal Carolina 44 Winthrop 59, Radford 38 Big West Conference Semifinals Cal Poly 70, Pacific 55 UC Davis 44, UC Riverside 39 Colonial Athletic Association Quarterfinals Delaware 72, Old Dominion 55 James Madison 70, Georgia St. 51 UNC Wilmington 63, Drexel 51 Va. Commonwealth 87, Hofstra 76 Conference USA Semifinals Tulane 70, Houston 60 UCF 81, Memphis 63 Great West Conference Semifinals Chicago St. 82, Utah Valley 64 North Dakota 82, Houston Baptist 41 Horizon League Semifinals Butler 68, Cleveland St. 54 Mid-American Conference Semifinals Bowling Green 80, Cent. Michigan 72 E. Michigan 61, Toledo 55 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Semifinals Hampton 70, Coppin St. 46 Howard 55, Morgan St. 51 Missouri Valley Conference Quarterfinals Indiana St. 80, Illinois St. 51 Missouri St. 86, Drake 77 N. Iowa 87, Bradley 57 Wichita St. 58, Creighton 52 Mountain West Conference Semifinals TCU 61, New Mexico 40 Utah 50, BYU 49 NCAA Division II First Round Alaska-Anchorage 55, W. Washington 48 Arkansas Tech 102, Fort Valley St. 65 Barton 80, Georgia College 79 Bentley 75, C.W. Post 67 California, Pa. 75, Charleston, W.Va. 59 Clayton St. 75, Francis Marion 67

Delta St. 56, North Alabama 47 Drury 67, Grand Valley St. 60 Florida Southern 87, Ouachita 74 Florida Tech 56, Tampa 54 Grand Canyon 53, Seattle Pacific 51 Holy Family 79, Goldey Beacom 67 Johnson C. Smith 74, Glenville St. 69 Lander 86, Wingate 54 Metro St. 70, Winona St. 56 Michigan Tech 72, Lewis 56 NW Missouri St. 92, Texas Woman’s 73 Pace 64, Franklin Pierce 62 Quincy 85, Kentucky Wesleyan 72 S.C.-Aiken 69, Tusculum 66 Shaw 72, Edinboro 51 Tarleton St. 86, SE Oklahoma 75 Wayne, Neb. 78, Colorado Christian 73 NCAA Division III Second Round Amherst 79, Muhlenberg 60 Babson 61, Bowdoin 58 Chicago 87, Greensboro 61 Christopher Newport 80, Kean 76 George Fox 71, Wis.-Stevens Pt. 63 Lebanon Valley 83, William Paterson 61 Washington, Mo. 72, Thomas More 53 NCAA tournament Semifinals King, Tenn. 64, Covenant 36 Oakland City 79, Tenn. Temple 68 Pacific-10 Conference Semifinals Stanford 100, Arizona 71 UCLA 63, California 50 Southland Conference Championship McNeese St. 71, Cent. Arkansas 50 Southwestern Athletic Conference Semifinals Prairie View 47, Grambling St. 41 Southern U. 78, MVSU 53 Western Athletic Conference Semifinals Fresno St. 86, Utah St. 76 Louisiana Tech 66, Nevada 59

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BOYS Class 6A State Tournament Semifinal BV Northwest 48, Dodge City 44 Wichita Heights 70, Olathe East 62 Class 5A State Tournament Semifinal KC Washington 68, Lansing 63 McPherson 58, St. Thomas Aquinas 45 Class 4A State Tournament Semifinal Holton 42, Ottawa 30 KC Sumner 65, Topeka Hayden 60 Class 3A State Tournament Semifinal Minneapolis 56, Atchison County 55 Scott City 62, Wichita Collegiate 59 Class 2A State Tournament Semifinal Berean Academy 39, Washington County 37 Lyndon 62, Nemaha Valley 52 Class 1A State Tournament Division I Semifinal Macksville 62, South Gray 54 South Haven 47, Victoria 44 Division II Semifinal Greeley County 39, South Barber 31 Hope 57, Otis-Bison 39 GIRLS Class 6A State Tournament Semifinal SM West 53, Washburn Rural 37 Wichita Heights 41, Olathe East 22 Class 5A State Tournament Semifinal Blue Valley 56, McPherson 52 St. Thomas Aquinas 51, Shawnee Heights 30 Class 4A State Tournament Semifinal Cheney 35, Basehor-Linwood 31 Holton 42, Ottawa 30 Class 3A State Tournament Semifinal Jefferson North 49, Hays-TMP-Marian 38 Wichita Collegiate 39, Hillsboro 29 Class 2A State Tournament Semifinal Ell-Saline 70, Oxford 35 Moundridge 47, Jayhawk Linn 32 Class 1A State Tournament Division I Semifinal Hoxie 60, Little River 57 Olpe 59, South Central 42 Division II Semifinal Argonia 59, Wilson 53 Hutchinson Central Christian 41, Ingalls 30

NBA

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x-Boston New York Philadelphia New Jersey Toronto Southeast Division x-Miami Orlando Atlanta Charlotte Washington Central Division y-Chicago Indiana Milwaukee Detroit Cleveland WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division x-San Antonio Dallas New Orleans Memphis Houston Northwest Division Oklahoma City Denver Portland Utah Minnesota Pacific Division

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L.A. Lakers Phoenix Golden State L.A. Clippers Sacramento x-clinched playoff spot y-clinched division Friday’s Games Charlotte 97, Portland 92 New Jersey 102, L.A. Clippers 98, OT Toronto 108, Indiana 98 Philadelphia 89, Boston 86 Chicago 94, Atlanta 76 Minnesota 122, Utah 101 Oklahoma City 104, Detroit 94 San Antonio 108, Sacramento 103 Golden State 123, Orlando 120, OT Saturday’s Games Memphis at Miami, 2:30 p.m. Portland at Atlanta, 6 p.m. L.A. Clippers at Washington, 6 p.m. Utah at Chicago, 7 p.m. Philadelphia at Milwaukee, 7 p.m. Sacramento at New Orleans, 7 p.m. San Antonio at Houston, 7:30 p.m. Detroit at Denver, 8 p.m. L.A. Lakers at Dallas, 8 p.m.

Cadillac Championship Friday At TPC Blue Monster at Doral Doral, Fla. Purse: $8.5 million Yardage: 7,334; Par: 72 Second Round Hunter Mahan Martin Kaymer Francesco Molinari Martin Laird Matt Kuchar Also Jhonattan Vegas Lee Westwood Tiger Woods Phil Mickelson

64-71—135 66-70—136 68-68—136 67-70—137 68-69—137 69-74—143 70-74—144 70-74—144 73-71—144

Toshiba Classic

Friday At Newport Beach Country Club Newport Beach, Calif. Purse: $1.7 million Yardage: 6,584; Par: 71 First Round Nick Price Bernhard Langer Mark O’Meara Mark Wiebe Brad Bryant

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Puerto Rico Open

Friday At Trump International Golf Club-Puerto Rico Rio Grande, Puerto Rico Purse: $3.5 million Yardage: 7,526;; Par: 72 Second Round Chris Tidland 71-63—134 Troy Matteson 67-67—134 James Driscoll 63-71—134 Stephen Ames 69-66—135

Paribas Open

Friday At The Indian Wells Tennis Garden Indian Wells, Calif. Purse: Men: $4.76 million (Masters 1000); $4.5 million (Premier) Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men First Round Milos Raonic, Canada, def. Marsel Ilhan, Turkey, 6-2, 7-6 (4). Pablo Cuevas, Uruguay, def. Pablo Andujar, Spain, 7-5, 6-3. Ricardo Mello, Brazil, def. Ruben Ramirez Hidalgo, Spain, 6-4, 6-3. Ryan Harrison, United States, def. Jeremy Chardy, France, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (2), 6-3. Philipp Petzschner, Germany, def. Dustin Brown, Germany, 6-4, 7-5. Santiago Giraldo, Colombia, def. Daniel Gimeno-Traver, Spain, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-3. Benjamin Becker, Germany, def. Thiemo de Bakker, Netherlands, 6-2, 7-5. Florent Serra, France, def. Teymuraz Gabashvili, Russia, 6-4, 6-7 (1), 7-6 (4). Igor Andreev, Russia, def. Kei Nishikori, Japan, 6-4, 6-7 (2), 6-4. Bernard Tomic, Australia, def. Rohan Bopanna, India, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (1), 6-4. Lukasz Kubot, Poland, def. Mikhail Kukushkin, Kazakhstan, 7-6 (8), 6-4. Julien Benneteau, France, def. Feliciano Lopez, Spain, 6-4, 6-4. Andrey Golubev, Kazakhstan, def. Florian Mayer, Germany, 6-2, 6-1. James Blake, United States, def. Chris Guccione, Australia, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2. Women Second Round Jelena Jankovic (6), Serbia, def. CoCo Vandeweghe, United States, 6-1, 6-1. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (17), Russia, def. Anastasija Sevastova, Latvia, 6-2, 7-5. Barbora Zahlavova Strycova, Czech Republic, def. Petra Kvitova (12), Czech Republic, 3-6, 6-2, 7-5. Alize Cornet, France, def. Tsvetana Pironkova (30), Bulgaria, 7-5, 3-6, 6-2. Vera Zvonareva (3), Russia, def. Timea Bacsinszky, Switzerland, 6-3, 7-6 (4). Yanina Wickmayer (23), Belgium, def. Melanie Oudin, United States, 6-4, 6-3. Marion Bartoli (15), France, def. Monica Niculescu, Romania, 2-6, 6-3, 6-2. Kim Clijsters (2), Belgium, def. Alla Kudryavtseva, Russia, 6-2, 6-0. Francesca Schiavone (5), Italy, def. Zuzana Ondraskova, Czech Republic, 6-2, 6-0. Sara Errani, Italy, def. Jarmila Groth (29), Australia, 7-5, 4-6, 6-2.

BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Optioned RHP Brandon Eebe, RHP Chorye Spoone, LHP Troy Patton and LHP Pedro Viola to Norfolk (IL). Optioned RHP Luis Lebron and INF Pedro Florimon to Bowie (EL). Assigned RHP Mitch Atkins, RHP Raul Rivero, OF Tyler Henson, C Adam Donachie and C Caleb Joseph to their minor league camp. CLEVELAND INDIANS—Optioned RHP Corey Kluber, RHP Hector Rondon and INF Jared Goedert to Columbus (IL), LHP Kelvin De La Cruz and LHP Nick Hagadone to Akron (EL). Reassigned LHP Drew Pomeranz, RHP Bryce Stowell and C Chun Chen to their minor league camp. Agreed to terms with RHP Jeanmar Gomez, RHP Josh Tomlin and C Carlos Santana to one-year contracts. TAMPA BAY RAYS—Reassigned RHP Matt Bush, RHP Brian Baker, RHP Jonah Bayliss, RHP Richard De Los Santos, RHP Ricky Orta, RHP Albert Suarez, LHP Alex Torres and OF Brandon Guyer. TEXAS RANGERS—Announced CEO and managing partner Chuck Greenberg is leaving the organization. National League ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS—Optioned RHP Juan Jaime to South Bend (MW). Assigned RHP Matt Gorgen and OF Marc Krauss to Mobile (SL). Assigned C Rossmel Perez to Visalia (CAL). Assigned INF Andy Tracy, OF David Winfree and LHP Clay Zavada to Reno (PCL). Agreed to terms with RHP Josh Collmenter, RHP Sam Demel, RHP Barry Enright, RHP Juan Gutierrez, RHP David Hernandez, RHP Daniel Hudson, RHP Juan Jaime, RHP Kam Mickolio, RHP Kevin Mulvey, RHP Yonata Ortega, RHP Rafael Rodriguez, RHP Carlos Rosa, RHP Daniel Stange, RHP Brian Sweeney, RHP Esmerling Vasquez, LHP Zach Kroenke, LHP Jordan Norberto, LHP Joe Paterson, LHP Leyson Septimo, C John Hester, C Konrad Schmidt, INF Tony Abreu, INF Brandon Allen, INF Ryan Roberts, OF Cole Gillespie OF Gerardo Parra on one-year contracts. CHICAGO CUBS—Optioned RHP Esmailin Caridad and LHP John Gaub to Iowa (PCL). COLORADO ROCKIES—Released C Chad Moeller. FLORIDA MARLINS—Optioned RHP Jose Ceda to New Orleans (PCL), RHP Chris Hatcher, RHP Evan Reed and RHP Omar Poveda to Jacksonville (SL), RHP Arquimedes Caminero to Jupiter (FSL). Reassigned LHP Chad James to their minor league camp. NEW YORK METS—Optioned INF Ruben Tejada, INF Zach Lutz, INF Jordany Valdespin, OF Fernando Martinez, RHP Armando Rodriguez, RHP Josh Stinson and RHP Manny Alvarez to their minor league camp. Reassigned RHP John Lujan, RHP Tobi Stoner, C Kai Gronauer and OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis to their minor league camp. ST. LOUIS CARDINALS—Optioned RHP David Kopp, LHP Adam Ottavino, RHP Adam Reifer, RHP Francisco Samuel, RHP P.J. Walters and INF Pete Kozma to Memphis (PCL). Optioned RHP Maikel Cleto to the Palm Beach (FSL). SAN DIEGO PADRES—Optioned RHP Simon Castro, RHP Jeremy Hefner, RHP Evan Scribner, LHP Aaron Poreda and C Luis Martinez to Tucson (PCL). Optioned INF Jeudy Valdez to Lake Elsinore (California League). Reassigned RHP Anthony Bass, INF James Darnell, INF Anthony Rizzo, INF Andy Parrino and C Jason Hagerty to minor league camp. WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Optioned RHP Adam Carr and RHP Garrett Mock to Syracuse (IL). Reassigned RHP Luis Atilano, RHP J.D. Martin, RHP Josh Wilkie, C Carlos Maldonado, C Jhonatan Solano, INF Michael Aubrey, INF Kevin Barker, OF Jeff Frazier and OF Jonathan Van Every to their minor league camp. Released RHP Cla Meredith. COLLEGE NCAA—Announced Arkansas State must forfeit victories in football and basketball from the 200507 seasons for using 31 ineligible players. Reduced one football and one basketball scholarship for two years. CALDWELL—Named Rob Grosso men’s soccer coach.

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Nets 102, Clippers 98, OT N E W A R K , N . J . — Brook Lopez and Jordan Farmar each scored 24 points, combining for all eight of New Jersey’s points in overtime. L.A. CLIPPERS (98) Gomes 1-5 0-2 2, Griffin 9-18 5-8 23, Jordan 46 0-0 8, M.Williams 3-17 3-3 9, Foye 8-16 1-1 19, Kaman 11-17 1-2 23, Aminu 3-7 1-2 8, Bledsoe 01 0-0 0, Smith 1-3 1-2 3, Moon 1-1 0-0 3. Totals 41-91 12-20 98. NEW JERSEY (102) Vujacic 2-10 2-2 6, Humphries 8-8 3-3 19, Lopez 10-21 4-7 24, Farmar 9-17 1-2 24, Morrow 4-12 0-0 9, Gaines 4-8 0-0 9, Outlaw 4-8 0-0 9, Gadzuric 0-0 0-2 0, Petro 0-1 0-0 0, Graham 1-2 0-0 2, Uzoh 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 42-88 10-16 102. L.A. Clippers 26 25 16 27 4 — 98 New Jersey 14 23 31 26 8 — 102 3-Point Goals—L.A. Clippers 4-17 (Foye 2-5, Moon 1-1, Aminu 1-2, Bledsoe 0-1, Gomes 0-3, M.Williams 0-5), New Jersey 8-22 (Farmar 5-11, Outlaw 1-1, Gaines 1-2, Morrow 1-4, Vujacic 0-4). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—L.A. Clippers 56 (Kaman 10), New Jersey 54 (Humphries 20). Assists—L.A. Clippers 22 (Foye 7), New Jersey 21 (Farmar 7). Total Fouls—L.A. Clippers 19, New Jersey 17. Technicals—Humphries, New Jersey defensive three second. A—18,711 (18,500).

Raptors 108, Pacers 98 TORONTO — Leandro Barbosa scored a season-high 29 points, and Ed Davis had 12 points and 13 rebounds. INDIANA (98) Granger 7-17 8-8 25, Hansbrough 7-15 6-8 20, Hibbert 2-5 0-1 4, Collison 5-11 2-3 13, George 410 1-1 10, McRoberts 3-4 1-1 7, Rush 2-5 0-0 5, Price 2-7 2-2 7, Foster 1-1 0-2 2, D.Jones 2-3 1-1 5. Totals 35-78 21-27 98. TORONTO (108) J.Johnson 6-6 1-2 13, Davis 5-6 2-3 12, Bargnani 1-13 6-8 8, Calderon 5-10 3-3 13, DeRozan 7-13 2-4 16, Evans 0-0 1-4 1, Weems 35 0-2 7, Dorsey 1-1 0-0 2, Barbosa 12-21 3-4 29, Bayless 3-6 0-0 7. Totals 43-81 18-30 108. Indiana 27 21 25 25 — 98 Toronto 32 30 21 25 — 108 3-Point Goals—Indiana 7-15 (Granger 3-5, Collison 1-1, Price 1-2, George 1-3, Rush 1-4), Toronto 4-16 (Barbosa 2-4, Weems 1-1, Bayless 1-3, Calderon 0-1, DeRozan 0-1, Bargnani 0-6). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Indiana 40 (Hansbrough, Granger, George 7), Toronto 59 (Evans 16). Assists—Indiana 18 (Collison 7), Toronto 25 (Calderon 8). Total Fouls—Indiana 24, Toronto 23. Technicals—Granger, Toronto defensive three second. A—14,726 (19,800).

Bobcats 97, Trail Blazers 92 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Stephen Jackson scored 18 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter. PORTLAND (92) Batum 6-11 0-0 13, Aldridge 6-17 3-5 15, Camby 0-3 0-0 0, Miller 7-12 1-1 15, Matthews 711 3-4 20, Wallace 4-8 2-4 13, Fernandez 1-5 0-0 2, Roy 4-11 0-0 9, Mills 2-4 0-2 5. Totals 37-82 916 92. CHARLOTTE (97) Jackson 10-25 6-6 29, Diaw 2-4 0-0 5, Brown 14 3-4 5, Augustin 4-12 7-8 16, Henderson 4-12 44 12, Thomas 1-4 0-0 2, Cunningham 5-6 1-2 11, Livingston 0-1 1-2 1, White 6-9 4-4 16. Totals 3377 26-30 97. Portland 25 20 25 22 — 92 Charlotte 22 23 19 33 — 97 3-Point Goals—Portland 9-27 (Wallace 3-6, Matthews 3-6, Mills 1-2, Batum 1-3, Roy 1-4, Miller 0-1, Aldridge 0-1, Fernandez 0-4), Charlotte 5-12 (Jackson 3-7, Diaw 1-1, Augustin 1-2, Henderson 0-1, Thomas 0-1). Fouled Out— Wallace. Rebounds—Portland 49 (Camby 11), Charlotte 51 (Jackson 10). Assists—Portland 23 (Miller 9), Charlotte 17 (Augustin 5). Total Fouls—Portland 27, Charlotte 17. A—18,176 (19,077).

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How former Jayhawks fared Cole Aldrich, Oklahoma City Pts: 0. FGs: 0-0. FTs: 0-0. Nick Collison, Oklahoma City Pts: 10. FGs: 5-7. FTs: 0-0. Kirk Hinrich, Atlanta Pts: 11. FGs: 4-8. FTs: 1-3. Darnell Jackson, Sacramento Pts: 0. FGs: 0-1. FTs: 0-0. Paul Pierce, Boston Pts: 11. FGs: 4-7. FTs: 3-4. Brandon Rush, Indiana Pts: 5. FGs: 2-5. FTs: 0-0. Julian Wright, Toronto Did not play (coach’s decision)

Timberwolves 122, Jazz 101 MINNEAPOLIS — Kevin Love had 24 points and 12 rebounds. UTAH (101) Kirilenko 3-7 2-2 8, Evans 6-7 2-5 14, Jefferson 4-13 1-2 9, Harris 3-7 2-4 8, Bell 2-5 0-0 6, Favors 3-5 3-4 9, Miles 5-12 3-4 15, Fesenko 0-2 0-0 0, G.Hayward 6-8 1-2 18, Cousin 2-3 0-0 4, Watson 3-5 3-4 10. Totals 37-74 17-27 101. MINNESOTA (122) Beasley 9-18 3-4 23, Love 9-12 4-4 24, Milicic 7-13 0-2 14, Ridnour 3-5 0-0 6, Johnson 2-2 0-0 6, Pekovic 2-5 5-6 9, Flynn 4-5 1-1 11, Tolliver 2-7 5-6 9, Webster 0-1 0-0 0, Ellington 5-7 2-2 13, L.Hayward 2-3 0-0 5, Randolph 1-6 0-0 2. Totals 46-84 20-25 122. Utah 28 29 15 29 — 101 Minnesota 39 27 31 25 — 122 3-Point Goals—Utah 10-15 (G.Hayward 5-5, Bell 2-2, Miles 2-3, Watson 1-2, Kirilenko 0-1, Harris 0-2), Minnesota 10-17 (Flynn 2-2, Love 22, Beasley 2-2, Johnson 2-2, Ellington 1-2, L.Hayward 1-2, Ridnour 0-1, Webster 0-1, Tolliver 0-3). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds— Utah 44 (Jefferson 9), Minnesota 46 (Love 12). Assists—Utah 25 (Watson 9), Minnesota 29 (Ridnour 7). Total Fouls—Utah 21, Minnesota 17. Technicals—Harris. A—18,534 (19,356).

Bulls 94, Hawks 76 C H I C A G O — Derrick Rose

ATLANTA (76) Williams 1-5 0-0 2, Smith 4-13 7-9 15, Horford 3-8 0-0 6, Hinrich 4-8 1-3 11, Johnson 7-15 1-3 16, Pachulia 1-3 0-0 2, Crawford 6-10 0-0 14, Wilkins 1-4 0-0 2, Powell 2-3 0-0 4, Collins 1-1 00 2, Teague 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 31-72 9-15 76. CHICAGO (94) Deng 7-16 4-4 18, Noah 0-4 0-0 0, K.Thomas 25 0-0 4, Rose 9-24 14-15 34, Bogans 0-2 0-0 0, Brewer 4-5 0-0 8, Gibson 4-6 0-0 8, Watson 4-7 0-0 8, Asik 2-2 0-0 4, Korver 2-5 0-0 5, Butler 1-2 0-0 3, Scalabrine 1-2 0-0 2. Totals 36-80 18-19 94. Atlanta 20 30 10 16 — 76 Chicago 22 26 24 22 — 94 3-Point Goals—Atlanta 5-14 (Hinrich 2-4, Crawford 2-5, Johnson 1-2, Teague 0-1, Smith 02), Chicago 4-20 (Rose 2-9, Butler 1-2, Korver 13, Scalabrine 0-1, Bogans 0-1, Deng 0-4). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Atlanta 36 (Horford 7), Chicago 56 (K.Thomas 13). Assists—Atlanta 20 (Horford 5), Chicago 25 (Deng 7). Total Fouls— Atlanta 14, Chicago 15. Technicals—Atlanta defensive three second. A—22,123 (20,917).

Spurs 108, Kings 103 SAN ANTONIO — Tony Parker scored 27 points, and Manu Ginobili had 24. For the second straight year with the Kings in town, a bat swooped down from the rafters and circled the court. The commotion ended when the bat flew smack into a fan. It apparently survived. SACRAMENTO (103) Garcia 4-9 4-4 14, Cousins 4-13 2-2 10, Dalembert 1-7 0-0 2, Head 3-6 0-0 7, Thornton 514 0-0 11, Thompson 4-6 4-5 12, Taylor 7-12 0-0 16, Jackson 0-1 0-0 0, Jeter 6-11 2-2 15, Casspi 6-9 2-2 16. Totals 40-88 14-15 103. SAN ANTONIO (108) Anderson 1-2 0-0 3, Duncan 5-9 5-6 15, McDyess 0-3 2-2 2, Parker 11-18 3-4 27, Ginobili 7-14 7-8 24, Bonner 1-4 1-2 3, Hill 6-12 0-0 14, Neal 3-7 0-0 6, Blair 6-12 2-3 14. Totals 40-81 2025 108. Sacramento 20 26 25 32 — 103 San Antonio 22 30 23 33 — 108 3-Point Goals—Sacramento 9-25 (Casspi 2-4, Taylor 2-5, Garcia 2-6, Jeter 1-2, Head 1-2, Thornton 1-4, Cousins 0-2), San Antonio 8-18 (Ginobili 3-7, Parker 2-2, Hill 2-4, Anderson 1-1, Bonner 0-1, Neal 0-3). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Sacramento 45 (Cousins 11), San Antonio 50 (Duncan 10). Assists—Sacramento 25 (Thornton 6), San Antonio 19 (Ginobili 7). Total Fouls—Sacramento 24, San Antonio 14. Technicals—Head. A—18,712 (18,797).

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Thunder 104, Pistons 94 O K L A H O M A C I T Y — Kevin Durant scored 24 points, and James Harden continued his late-season surge with 22 points. DETROIT (94) Prince 6-14 2-2 15, Wilcox 4-5 0-0 8, Monroe 48 4-4 12, McGrady 4-10 2-6 11, Gordon 0-1 0-0 0, Hamilton 9-18 1-2 20, Daye 2-8 0-0 4, Stuckey 68 2-2 16, Villanueva 2-5 0-0 5, Maxiell 1-1 1-1 3. Totals 38-78 12-17 94. OKLAHOMA CITY (104) Durant 6-13 11-11 24, Ibaka 6-9 4-6 16, Mohammed 2-5 0-0 4, Westbrook 5-14 2-4 13, Sefolosha 2-5 0-0 5, Collison 5-7 0-0 10, Harden 7-11 4-4 22, Aldrich 0-0 0-0 0, Maynor 1-4 2-2 4, Cook 2-4 0-0 6. Totals 36-72 23-27 104. Detroit 26 24 25 19 — 94 Oklahoma City 22 33 31 18 — 104 3-Point Goals—Detroit 6-12 (Stuckey 2-2, Prince 1-1, Villanueva 1-2, McGrady 1-2, Hamilton 1-3, Gordon 0-1, Daye 0-1), Oklahoma City 9-18 (Harden 4-6, Cook 2-4, Westbrook 1-2, Sefolosha 1-2, Durant 1-3, Maynor 0-1). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Detroit 45 (Monroe 10), Oklahoma City 40 (Durant 9). Assists—Detroit 24 (Stuckey, Monroe 6), Oklahoma City 25 (Westbrook 11). Total Fouls—Detroit 19, Oklahoma City 20. Technicals—Detroit defensive three second. A—18,203 (18,203).

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TOPEKA — Gov. Sam Brownback on Friday slashed $56.5 million in state spending, including $50.2 million from public schools after fellow Republicans who

control the House and Senate failed to come up with a budget-balancing plan. The move produced finger-pointing between House and Senate GOP leaders, and Senate Democratic Leader Anthony Hensley of Topeka questioned whether Brownback even had the authority to take

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the unilateral action on the budget. The budget cuts mean that base state aid to schools will fall from $4,012 per pupil to $3,990 — a $22-per-student decrease, according to the governor’s office. The base state aid per pupil cut would

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K A N S A S C I T Y , M O . — Parents in a wealthy suburban Kansas City school district cannot seek to raise property taxes above a state cap because it could bring down Kansas’ entire school funding system, a federal judge ruled Friday. A lawsuit filed by parents in Kansas’ Shawnee Mission school district claimed state school funding is inadequate, citing $20 million in cuts over the last two years. They sought a temporary injunction to bypass a Lungstrum provision in state law and ask voters for a local tax hike to fund schools. U.S. District Judge John W. Lungstrum dismissed the lawsuit, saying the local option budget cap — which limits the amount of money school districts can raise beyond what the state provides — is not severable from the rest of the funding formula. “If plaintiffs were to prevail on their claim that the cap is unconstitutional, the entire scheme would be struck down,” Lungstrum wrote. The Kansas Legislature created the funding formula in 2005, in response to a lawsuit filed by dozens of school districts claiming the state wasn’t meeting Please see LAWSUIT, page 2B

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KAYCEE SCHLOTZHAUER, a Kansas University senior from Overland Park, enjoys Friday’s spring-like weather playing Frisbee with a friend at Watson Park. See today’s weather forecast on page 10B.

Remember to spring forward Sunday and change batteries Look on the bright side — an hour is lost this weekend, but the sun will stick around later than normal. Daylight saving time officially starts at 2 a.m. Sunday, which means Lawrence residents will lose an hour overnight. Clocks should be set forward an hour. That means the sun will rise about 7:30 a.m. and set about 7:30 p.m.

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she’s curious to see how it affects Sunday’s early-morning crowd. And while you’re moving your clocks forward an hour, officials at Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical suggest you also change the batteries in your smoke alarms. They recommend changing the batteries once a year. — Brenna Hawley

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Come Monday, orange cones and construction workers will return to a stretch of Interstate 70 just east of Lawrence. And when they do, Kansas Turnpike officials said motorists should expect delays during heavytraffic times. For the next eight months, crews will be rebuilding, from the earth up, a three-mile stretch of road that goes east from the Lawrence service area to mile marker 211. During that time, traffic will be narrowed to one lane in each direction. The reconstruction, which is the last stretch of the turnpike that still has the original 1950s concrete road, is part of a $23 million project that began last summer. Four miles of highway just east of Lawrence Construction have already been rebuilt. east of Just as it did last year, traffic is expected to back up during busy Lawrence Friday afternoons, said Michael begins Johnston, KTA president and Monday and CEO. To help avoid major traffic jams, Johnston said, the turnpike will last plans to have wreckers and staff about eight on scene when traffic is heaviest. months. “Unfortunately last year, it seemed like we had accidents on Friday afternoon every week, which is the busy time,” Johnston said. Figuring out the best way to route traffic through the construction zone was a challenge. The KTA wanted to make sure the service area, home to a McDonald’s and gas station, remained opened. Traffic will be directed through the construction zone in three phases: ● Until mid-June, traffic through the service area will be funneled to the left lane in both directions. Once past the service area, the eastbound lane will cross over to the westbound lane where one lane of traffic will flow in each direction. ● Once construction is finished in the eastbound lane, crews will move to the westbound lane. At that time, westbound traffic heading into the construction zone will cross over into the eastbound lane, where one lane of traffic will flow in each direction. Just before the service area, westbound traffic will go back into the westbound lane. Through the service area, both eastbound and westbound traffic will be restricted to the left lane. This phase is expected to run from mid-June to September. ● Once crews have reconstructed both the eastbound and westbound lanes east of the service area, they will focus on sections of the road that had previously been left open so drivers could access the service area. During that time, all traffic through the service area will continue to be funneled through the right lane. This phase is expected to last from September until November.

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DEATHS DONNA SUE HUNSINGER (BEEBE) CRON A Celebration of Life Memorial Service for Donna Sue Hunsinger (Beebe) Cron, 70, of Lawrence, will be at a later date. Cremation is planned. She died Friday, March 11, 2011, at her home. She was born May 16, 1940, in Lawrence, the daughter of Guy Charles and Elmeda Elza Shook Hunsinger. She worked in data entry for Sally Mae and was a homemaker. Survivors include two sons, John Cron and Terry Cron, both of Lawrence; three daughters, Gina Elza Snodgrass and Cynthia Susan Kopf, both of

Lawrence, and Leslie Sharp, of Tennessee; a sister, Ronda Sheppard, Eudora; a half-sister, Minnie Thomas, Cron Lawrence; a half-brother, Charles Hunsinger, Valley Center; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Lawrence Chapel Oaks Crematory and Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at barnettchapeloaks.com.

MADALYN RUTH S IMPSON Memorial services for Madalyn Ruth Simpson, 88, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary. She

died Thursday, March 10, 2011, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community in Lawrence.

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was willing to make. Senate President Steve Morris, R-Hugoton, said public schools have been cut sharply over the past three years. Hensley said the HouseSenate budget conference committee should continue working. Of Brownback, he said, “He can’t even bring members of his own party together.” House Speaker Mike O’Neal, R-Hutchinson, also said the budget conference committee could continue meeting, but Senate members indicated that Brownback’s budget cuts would suffice for the current fiscal year, and the Legislature should focus during the rest of the legislative session on writing a budget for the next fiscal year. The budget cuts include $2.3 million from the Kansas Board of Regents. But Kip Peterson, a spokesman for the regents, said that money is coming from an overfunded infrastructure loan program and shouldn’t affect higher education operations.

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by the end of the fiscal year, which is June 30. He said he would like legislators now to focus on the budget for the fiscal year that starts July 1 and that faces a nearly $500 million deficit. Noting the state’s 110,000 unemployed, Brownback said, “Our focus must be to grow the state’s economy and get those folks back to work. We do that and we’ll have additional funding for everyone’s budget priorities.” Brownback said he picked up the budget knife after House and Senate negotiations fell apart. Brownback had asked the Legislature on Jan. 12 to send him a bill that would cut spending and provide a $35 million ending balance. The House and Senate passed different versions. But negotiators couldn’t hammer out the differences. The House wanted deeper cuts to education than the Senate

Murder trial in death of hip-hop artist goes to jury ————

Defense attorney claims shooting being pinned on client By George Diepenbrock gdiepenbrock@ljworld.com

A Douglas County jury will resume deliberations Monday morning in the firstdegree murder trial of a Kansas City, Kan., man accused of shooting and killing a Lawrence hip-hop artist in 2006. Prosecutors during the five-day trial accused Durrell Jones, 26, of killing Anthony “Clacc” Vital, 28, to collect on a drug debt. “Only one person had the gun in his hands on COURTS Oct. 14 in the nighttime hours,” chief assistant district attorney Amy McGowan said during closing arguments Friday afternoon. “And only one person shot Anthony Vital while he was defenseless.” But Jones’ defense attorney John Kerns said the evidence was inconsistent and that a co-defendant, Major C. Edwards Jr., 31, who pleaded to a lesser charge of voluntary manslaughter, was trying to pin the shooting on Jones. “Getting years off whatever he pled to was just gravy, that’s what he’s trying to tell you,” Kerns told jurors. A jury of 11 women and one

Kansas University is launching an internal search to find a new senior vice provost for academic affairs. Barbara Romzek, who had been serving in the role on an interim basis, will return to fulltime scholarship. Romzek has also served in the past as KU’s interim dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and is a former chairwoman of KU’s department of public administration. Romzek became interim vice provost in August 2009, and was promoted to interim senior vice provost in the fall of 2010. She will stay in the role until Aug. 31 to help the new senior vice provost transition into the person’s new responsibilities.

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Registration open for KU’s Mini College Registration is now open for Kansas University’s Mini College, a weeklong program that serves as something like a summer camp for adults. And because there are no degrees or college credit awarded, there aren’t any tests to worry about, either. The program is developed by

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a Zumba party to spread awareness of heart disease and empower women to live a heart-healthy life. The Zumbathon will be from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 19 at the Community Building, 115 W. 11th St. Zumba is a dance fitness program featuring interval and resistance training for a fullbody, rhythmic workout. There is a $10 fee and preregistration is required. Seventy-five percent of proceeds go to the American Heart Association. Registration is available online at lprd.org or the Community Building. For more information, contact Jo Ellis, recreation instruction supervisor, at 832-7930.

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committee on Friday considered a Democratic legislator’s alternative to Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach’s bill to require voters to show photo identification at the polls, and the lawmaker said her measure would attack election fraud without suppressing turnout. The proposal from Rep. Ann Mah, of Topeka, would require voters to show iden— Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can tification at the polls, but it be reached at 785-423-0668. could be non-photo ID, such as a paycheck, utility bill or bank statement. Like Kobach, she’s also proposing to require people who register to vote for the first time in KU’s College of Liberal Arts and Kansas to provide evidence Sciences, and will run June 6-9. that they’re citizens, but her More than 125 participants requirements are not as strict attended in the first two years. as what Kobach proposes. Registration is open now at Her bill, before the Senate minicollege.ku.edu. For a $225 Ethics and Elections Comregistration fee, participants mittee, also omits a key proget a week of lectures delivposal in Kobach’s legislation, ered by top KU faculty, allowing the secretary of extracurricular activities and state’s office to file and prostours and social events. ecute election fraud cases in

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man deliberated about 90 minutes on Friday. The jury has the option of convicting Jones of premeditated firstdegree murder, intentional second-degree murder or finding him not guilty. Prosecutors presented evidence, including cell phone records and DNA evidence, they said corroborated Edwards’ testimony. He had said Jones pulled a gun on him and Vital in a car Edwards drove that night. Edwards said he had agreed to take Jones to pick up Vital because Jones wanted Vital to pay him for a bottle of PCP Jones had fronted him about a month before. But Edwards said Jones pulled out the gun and directed Edwards to keep driving until Jones told him to pull over about two miles west of Lawrence on a rural driveway. Edwards has said the three bailed out of the car in a hurry and Vital ran into Jones, who shot him three times. They left the body there as Edwards said Jones threatened him, and they returned to a party at a Lawrence apartment on Sixth Street. Edwards then left town because he said he feared Jones would come after him. Officers arrested him days later in Mississippi. McGowan told jurors that testimony and physical evidence backs up Edwards’ ver-

sion of events, including DNA evidence found near the body linked both to Edwards and Vital. But Kerns said prosecutors could not determine how the items linked to Jones, a Neosporin cap and an unsmoked Moore cigarette, at the scene got there. He said Edwards had been driving several people around Lawrence for several days in a borrowed car and the items could have fallen out. He also questioned why Edwards, who said he was held at gunpoint in the car, entered a plea in the case. “Is that a crime? Does that based on your common sense tell you that that’s a crime?” Kerns said. Edwards testified he was remorseful for leading Jones to Vital when he knew Jones had a gun. McGowan said witnesses who saw Jones earlier that day linked him to the alleged murder weapon, not Edwards. “There has not been a shred of evidence to show it was in Major Edwards’ hands,” McGowan said, “not a shred of evidence to show that anyone else other than Durrell Jones had a motive to kill Anthony Vital.” — Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. For crime, safety and courts news, follow him at Twitter.com/lawrencecrime.

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— Rep. Ann Mah, D-Topeka state courts. Kobach has said he wants to give Kansas the toughest laws against election fraud in the nation, but Mah, a vocal critic of his proposals, contends they will make it harder for people to register and to vote without doing enough to combat fraud. The Senate committee had a hearing on Mah’s proposals and expects to consider them and Kobach’s legislation when it debates election fraud issues next week. The House approved Kobach’s bill last month, and Mah said she doesn’t see a way to fix his legislation. “We should just start over and write a common-sense bill,” Mah said. Mah’s proposals have received far less attention than Kobach’s legislation.

Hearings have been packed for multiple days when his bill has been reviewed by committees in both chambers, but the hour-long hearing for Mah’s bill drew only a handful of spectators, and Kobach wasn’t present. Brad Bryant, the elections director for the secretary of state’s office, said Kobach’s bill is more comprehensive, and county officials have already said they can administer it effectively. “We believe we’ve offered the Legislature a better alternative,” he said. Mah has taken the unusual step of bypassing the House to get her proposals considered in the Senate. The House vote on Kobach’s bill was 8336, and Mah said before Friday’s hearing that she sees little point in pushing her proposal there, though she’s the ranking minority party member on the Elections Committee. “It’s not going anywhere over there,” she said. “They already have a voter bill, and they’re not going to pass two of them.”

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its constitutional obligation to adequately fund public schools. The local option tax was capped so wealthy districts wouldn’t have an unfair advantage over poorer ones, and the Shawnee Mission district — one of the wealthiest in Kansas — has reached the maximum amount allowed. Lawmakers wrote into the law that the cap on local property taxes could not be broken away from the rest of the formula. Lungstrum said that means if he sided with parents and ruled the cap unconstitutional, it would dismantle the entire formula, so he decided not to rule “on

the question of whether there is a rational basis” for the local cap. The state’s attorney in the case, Alan Rupe, agreed: “We characterized it as Armageddon,” he said. An attorney for the parents, Tristan Duncan, was thankful for the quick ruling but hoped her clients would win on appeal in time to hold a tax vote and have the new money available for next year’s school budget, which must be completed by Aug. 25. “We’re disappointed, but we intend to file an appeal soon,” Duncan said, adding that a Harvard constitutional law expert helping on the case “believes there is constitutional significance to this case and we will be vindicat-

ed on appeal.” Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said the decision leaves balance intact. “We will continue to defend the authority of the Legislature and the governor to set school funding priorities and to balance competing interests,” Schmidt said in a statement. Rupe said it was clear ahead of Friday’s ruling that whichever side came up short would appeal. Rupe also is representing more than 60 school districts in a separate lawsuit that claims Kansas hasn’t adequately funded schools as required by the 2005 formula. He suggested the Shawnee Mission parents join that lawsuit if they wanted to increase state aid.

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By Scott Rothschild

A federal magistrate ruled Friday that prosecutors can demand Twitter account information of certain users in their criminal probe into the disclosure of classified documents on WikiLeaks. The prosecutors’ reasons for seeking the records remain secret and it’s unknown how important they are to the investigation of the largest leak ever of classified American documents. The Twitter users argued that the government was on a fishing expedition that amounted to an unconstitutional violation of their freedoms of speech and association. But in a ruling issued Friday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Theresa Carroll Buchanan said the government’s request was reasonable and did nothing to hamper the Twitter users’ free speech rights. “The freedom of association does not shield members from cooperating with legitimate government investigations,” Buchanan wrote in her 20-page opinion. 2 | LIBYA

Gadhafi forces show growing confidence Moammar Gadhafi’s regime showed growing confidence Friday after retaking a strategic near Tripoli following days of relentless shelling against protesters-turned-rebels as it strengthened its hold on the capital and surrounding areas. Government forces also captured a key oil town in the east and fought to dislodge rebels who took refuge among towering storage containers of crude oil and gas in nearby facilities. Zawiya’s main square, which had been a key center of resistance to the west of the capital, bore the scars of battle and the streets were lined with tanks as loyalists waving green flags rallied amid a heavy presence of uniformed pro-Gadhafi troops and snipers. There was talk of rebel bodies having been bulldozed away, and the dome and minaret of the nearby mosque were demolished. With Gadhafi’s men also on the march against rebels in the east, Western nations appeared in disarray over how to stop the bloodshed. President Barack Obama said a no-fly zone over Libya to protect the civilian population from the Gadhafi regime’s fighter jets remains a possibility as “we are slowly tightening the noose” around Gadhafi, but he stopped short of moving toward military action. 3 | SAN FRANCISCO

Fans line up to buy first batch of iPad 2s The updated version of Apple Inc.’s iPad tablet computer went on sale Friday afternoon and was greeted by the now-familiar lines of buyers outside Apple stores. The Cupertino company opened online sales of the iPad 2 at 4 a.m. Eastern time, well before they became available in East Coast stores at 5 p.m. They were set to go on sale nationwide at the same hour, local time. Apple fans, as usual, were eager to get their hands on the device as they waited at the company’s Apple’s Fifth Avenue store in New York. The line of customers, including some who traveled from Japan and Russia, snaked through the street-level plaza above the subterranean store while bystanders gawked at the crowd. 4 | HOUSTON

Giffords makes ‘leaps and bounds’ She can talk, even saying short sentences. With some help, she can walk. She also knows that she was shot. But for doctors, some of the greatest moments in treating Rep. Gabrielle Giffords occur when her true personality shines through and she shares big grins and excitement over milestones in her recovery from a devastating gunshot wound to the head. “That’s Gabby. It’s a constant, wonderful thing,” said Dr. Dong Kim, a neuroscientist. Doctors provided the new details about Giffords’ condition Friday, their first official update since she began intensive rehabilitation in Houston on Jan. 26. Until now, tidbits of information came from friends and family, but the doctors, those with the understanding and knowledge of what each setback and step forward means for long-term recovery, remained tight-lipped. Kim and two other members of her medical team described several breakthroughs in Giffords’ recovery from her brain injury, saying she has made “leaps and bounds.” 4 | HOUSTON

Airfares going up, not just because of oil Airlines have used surging oil prices to justify fare increases of up to $60 per ticket since the start of the year. But the rising cost of fuel isn’t the only reason it’s getting more difficult to find cheap fares. The improving economy, a shrinking supply of seats and industry consolidation are also to blame. “This is probably going to be the worst year we have seen in 10 years in terms of finding bargains,” says Tom Parsons of BestFares.com, a website for travel deals. Even before turmoil in the Middle East drove oil prices higher, airfares were headed higher. The average cost of a round-trip ticket on a U.S. airline was $360 before taxes at the start of 2011, a 9 percent increase from the previous year. By summer that figure could reach $430, says Robert Herbst, an independent airline analyst.

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TOPEKA — Democratic legislative leaders on Friday accused Gov. Sam Brownback of trying to take over the Kansas Bioscience Authority. “It is nothing more than a blatant power grab,” said Senate Democratic Leader Anthony Hensley of Topeka. “The administration wants to undermine the Bioscience Authority,

and it couldn’t come at a worse time,” Hensley said. He said Brownback, a Republican, was behind hearings by Senate Commerce Committee Chairwoman Susan Wagle, R-Wichita, over salaries for the KBA’s president and chief executive officer Tom Thornton and other employees. Hensley described Wagle’s probe as a “witch hunt.” Hensley said Brownback was also

“That’s not true. I have plenty of my own problems to deal with.”

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ROBERT COFFMAN, WITH AIRTIGHT ENERGY AUDITS, LEFT, provides homeowner Tony Schmidt with some information on possible energy loss at his house and possible energy efficient solutions. The audit was done March 3.

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Lawrence energy auditor Robert Coffman hadn’t even reached the front door of Tony Schmidt’s house before he spotted trouble. The drain pipes were starting to plug up and there was erosion by the front steps. “There are times that a leak like this eventually ends up in the basement,” he told Schmidt. Schmidt has lived in the house for 20 years, raising his four children there. But it wasn’t until this month that the

beige, five-bedroom house had what Schmidt referred to as a “physical checkup.” As Coffman circled the house, he was on the lookout for dirty insulation — a sure sign that air is flowing in and out — and cobwebs. “Cobwebs are our friend when we are looking around,” he said. Spiders build cobwebs near food sources. And if insects are coming in and out of homes, air is as well. Right now Coffman is wading through energy audits, thanks to a program through the Kansas Energy Office that offers $100 audits, hundreds of dollars less than what they are worth.

So far, close to 1,100 energy audits have been done throughout the state. The program, known as Efficiency Kansas, is funded through stimulus money and allows the homeowner to take out loans either through a traditional bank or utility. Those loans will then go toward fixing the problems uncovered in the audit. The most cost-effective improvements are tackled first. Please see AUDIT, page 4B ● KU students take on K-

State in energy challenge. Page 4B

When it comes to the city’s $18 million expansion of the Lawrence Public Library, everything from the lack of a back door to the appearance of the backside of a parking garage are starting to create questions with some neighbors. The city and library leaders will hold a public meeting at 2 p.m. Sunday at the library to hear comments about how the library project should be designed. “We want to hear from the public,” said Bruce Flanders, director of the library. “The site seems to dictate where the general location of the parking garage will be, but in terms of the design of the library itself, that’s still kind of an open book. There’s a lot of possibility for valid input.” The meeting was put together after several members of the Old West Lawrence Neighborhood Association began asking Please see LIBRARY, page 4B

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Regents beef up executive evaluations By Dolph C. Simons Jr.

Members of the Kansas Board of Regents conduct annual performance evaluations of the chancellor and presidents of the six state universities. In past years, this evaluation exercise has been relatively superficial, and regents have not been aware of many troubling situations or problems on the various campuses. Last year, the regents decided a more thorough examination was needed of how the chancellor and presidents were carrying out their responsibilities. They realized it is not enough to rely on the chancellor, presidents and provosts to come clean and tell the regents everything they should know. In past years, the administrators were, in effect, giving their own self-serving scorecard to the regents. A new “360” process now is in operation at the state universities where regents ask about 150 individuals from each school to evaluate how their chancellor or president is carrying out his or her responsibilities. Within the past few days, members of the Kansas University Alumni Association, the KU Endowment Association, some off-campus Lawrence residents, alumni living elsewhere and others received an e-mail from regents Chairman Gary Sherrer

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inviting them to participate in a intense pressure to show some “performance evaluation” of leadership. Chancellor Bernadette GrayIt would be interesting to Little. learn the results of the surveys It is voluntary, no names will focused on the six university be used, and individual respons- executives. Which ones came up es will not be identified. with the best report card from According to their constituents, Sherrer’s mesand will strong sage, Gray-Little corrective actions “will not receive COMMENTARY taken by the the raw data from regents? the survey, but Chances are, rather a summary report, which there will be a press release from she can then use in developing the regents office saying “the her self-assessment.” surveys were very informative The big question, however, is and helpful and noted weakwhat the regents will do with the nesses, as well as strengths, and, information gathered in the sur- overall, Kansans have every vey. In past years, they were told right to be extremely pleased of serious shortcomings of a with the manner in which unichancellor or president, but versity leaders are carrying out there is little evidence they did their responsibilities.” much about it. Hopefully, the regents plan to If there are numerous nega- share the findings with Gov. tive reports about a chancellor Brownback. He appoints the or president, will the regents’ regents and should be privy to reaction be something like the various evaluations. Grant“We’ll give ‘X’ another year to ed, it is a “personnel matter,” see whether he or she can which usually means all results improve the situation, and then will be discussed or studied we’ll consider what action we behind closed doors. However, should take”? Why wait? the performance of a university How long has it been since the chancellor or president is regents fired a chancellor or extremely important, in numerpresident? Sure, behind the ous ways, to the entire state. The scenes, they may have encour- regents system consumes milaged someone to “retire,” but at lions of taxpayer dollars every least in one case, such action year. was delayed far too long and The public should have the wasn’t taken until there was right to know just how good a

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Because students living on Kansas University’s campus never have to see an outright electric bill, it can be a struggle to find an incentive to persuade them to conserve energy. But KU and local officials have one trick they think will motivate students to turn off the lights: beating Kansas State. This week, students living in eight KU residence halls began competing with students at K-State to see which group can reduce their overall electricity usage the most during the next two months. “If you don’t see the numbers showing up on your bill, it is a lot easier to ignore the fact that someone is paying for electricity,” said Jeff Severin, director of the KU Center for Sustainability. “Introducing competition makes a big difference.” The event is part of a larger competition between Lawrence and Manhattan dubbed the Take Charge Challenge, which pits the two cities against each other to see who takes the most steps to reduce energy consumption. Along with bragging rights, the city with the greatest participation receives $100,000 to spend on a community renewable energy project. The overall challenge largely focuses on what those living in homes could do to reduce energy, such as receiving an energy audit or signing up for one of Westar’s energyefficiency programs.

Those options aren’t applicable to students living in residence halls. So a student-friendly contest was created. Margaret Tran, who is heading the Take Charge Challenge in Lawrence and is a recent KU graduate, said the competition takes students’ passion for conservation and turns it into action. “Students can do something,” Tran said. Over the next two months, students will be encouraged to: ● Turn off lights and use natural light when possible. ● Replace incandescent light bulbs with compact florescent ones. ● Adjust computer settings to save energy. ● Power down and unplug electronics, especially energy-draining ones such as televisions and video game consoles. KU students have a good track record of conserving energy when winning is on the line. Last spring, four student housing communities that included 120 students agreed to sign a pledge to reduce their water, electricity and natural gas usage. The students conserved 97,800 gallons of water, 8,900 kilowatts of electricity and nearly 400 million BTUs in the amount of gas saved. “A lot of the time, a competition like that can replace the financial incentive to get the students excited and thinking of ways to reduce their impact,” Severin said.

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“This is a terrific incentive where we can get our home tuned up for a mere $100,” Schmidt said. The energy audits are one way Lawrence residents can participate in the Take Charge Challenge, a competition that pits Lawrence against Manhattan to see who can save the most energy. Until two and a half years ago, Coffman couldn’t make a living as an energy auditor and largely stuck to restoring historic homes. Today he has 60 audits in front of him. While the focus is on energy savings, Coffman said the audits often reveal much more. He’s found recluse spiders, mold, dangerous levels of carbon monoxide and broken exhaust pipes. “This is really about large holes in our house. And it is really becoming in addition to that a health and safety issue,” Coffman said.

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questions about some conceptual plans for the building. Kirk McClure, a West Lawrence neighborhood member, said he had heard concerns that the new library would have an entrance only on the Vermont Street side. That would make it less convenient for Old West Lawrence residents to walk to the library. He also said there were concerns that the parking garage for the project may — Reporter Christine Metz can be reached be taller than many neighbors at 832-6352. expected.

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Flanders said the garage is scheduled to be three stories tall, and would grow to four if city commissioners decide to add more parking. McClure said neighbors wanted to ensure the garage doesn’t end up looking like a “four-story wall.” Flanders said architects and library leaders are working to set up other meeting dates to gather input. He said plans likely won’t be presented to the Library Board for approval until September. Any plans also would have to be approved by the City Commission. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at Twitter.com/clawhorn_ljw.

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But Brownback indicated support for Wagle’s hearings. “I always think hearings are a helpful thing,” he said. The KBA, formed in 2004, is responsible for investing $581 million in state revenue to increase the bioscience industry in Kansas. Sen. Wagle has criticized the size of Thornton’s salary and expenses. His annual salary is $265,000, and he received a $100,000 bonus last year. Another $43,000 is spent on insurance and

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WHERE TO WRITE Lawrence City Commission Mike Amyx, mayor 2312 Free State Lane 66047 843-3089 (H) 842-9425 (W) mikeamyx515@hotmail.com Aron Cromwell, vice mayor Cromwell Environmental, 825 Vt., 66044, 749-6020 aroncromwell@gmail.com Robert Chestnut 5209 Fox Chase Drive 66049 764-3220 (H) robchestnut@sunflower.com Michael Dever 1124 Oak Tree Drive 66049 550-4909 mdever@sunflower.com Lance Johnson 1730 Bobwhite Dr. 66047 838-3338 ljohnson@peridiangroup.com

Douglas County Commission Jim Flory, 540 N. 711 Road, Lawrence 66047; 842-0054 jimflory@sunflower.com Mike Gaughan, 304 Stetson Circle, 66049; 856-1662; mgaughan@douglas-county.com

Social Security trust fund solvency is a myth WASHINGTON — Everyone knows that the U.S. budget is being devoured by entitlements. Everyone also knows that of the Big Three — Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security — Social Security is the most solvable. Back-of-an-envelope solvable: Raise the retirement age, tweak the indexing formula (from wage inflation to price inflation) and means-test so that Warren Buffett’s check gets redirected to a senior in need. The relative ease of the fix is what makes the Obama administration’s Social Security strategy so shocking. The new line from the White House is: no need to fix it because there is no problem. As Office of Management and Budget Director Jack Lew wrote in USA Today just a few weeks ago, the trust fund is solvent until 2037. Therefore, Social Security is now off the table in debt-reduction talks. This claim is a breathtaking fraud. The pretense is that a flush trust fund will pay retirees for the next 26 years. Lovely, except for one thing: The Social Security trust fund is a fiction. If you don’t believe me, listen to the OMB’s own explanation (in the Clinton administration budget for fiscal year 2000 under then-Director Jack Lew, the very same). The OMB explained that these trust fund “balances” are nothing more than a “bookkeeping” device. “They do not consist of real economic assets that can be drawn down in the

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is that a flush “trustThefundpretense will pay retirees for the next 26 years. Lovely, except for one thing: The Social Security trust fund is a fiction.”

future to fund benefits.” In other words, the Social Security trust fund contains — nothing. Here’s why. When your FICA tax is taken out of your paycheck, it does not get squirreled away in some lockbox in West Virginia where it’s kept until you and your contemporaries retire. Most goes out immediately to pay current retirees, and the rest (say, $100) goes to the U.S. Treasury — and is spent. On roads, bridges, national defense, public television, whatever — spent, gone. In return for that $100, the Treasury sends the Social Security Administra-

tion a piece of paper that says: IOU $100. There are countless such pieces of paper in the lockbox. They are called “special issue” bonds. Special they are: They are worthless. As the OMB explained, they are nothing more than “claims on the Treasury (i.e., promises) that, when redeemed (when you retire and are awaiting your check), will have to be financed by raising taxes, borrowing from the public, or reducing benefits or other expenditures.” That’s what it means to have a so-called trust fund with no “real economic assets.” When you retire, the “trust fund” will have to go to the Treasury for the money for your Social Security check. Bottom line? The OMB again: “The existence of large trust fund balances, therefore, does not, by itself, have any impact on the government’s ability to pay benefits.” No impact: The lockbox, the balances, the little pieces of paper, amount to nothing. So that when Jack Lew tells you that there are trillions in this lockbox that keep the system solvent until 2037, he is perpetrating a fiction certified as such by his own OMB. What happens when you retire? Your Social Security will come out of the taxes and borrowing of that fiscal year. Why is this a problem? Because as of 2010, the pay-as-you-go Social Security system is in the red. For decades, it had been in the black, tak-

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In Topeka, the Kansas Senate had passed a bill that would prohibit danYEARS gerous hazing by AGO student and social IN 1986 organizations. The bill, designed to discourage the practice of putting new fraternity and sorority members through mentally or physically dangerous initiations, was sent to the House along with two other bills. One increased fees for driver’s licenses, and the other increased the penalties for child abuse. An old lumber yard building that had been on the northeast corner of 19th and Massachusetts streets had been razed recently to make room for a new Kwik Shop convenience store. The intersection also was undergoing a street-widening project to add a left-turn lane and new traffic signals.

Rich Minder, president, 760-3791 (H) 1218 Del. No. 3, 66044 rminder@usd497.org Mark Bradford, vice president 766-4392 1509 Brink Court, 66047 mbradfor@usd497.org Bob Byers, 842-8345 1707 E. 21st Ter., 66046 bbyers@usd497.org Mary Loveland, 842-9333 (H) 747 N. 1500 Road 66049 mlovelan@usd497.org Marlene Merrill, 832-2203 (H) 2917 Westdale Road 66049 mmerrill@usd497.org Scott Morgan 842-6268 (H) 1618 Inverness Drive, 66047 morgans@usd497.org

Area legislators Rep. Barbara Ballard (D-44th District) Room 451-S, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 841-0063; Topeka: (785) 296-7697 barbara.ballard@house.ks.gov Rep. Tom Sloan (R-45th District) Room 55-S, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 841-1526; Topeka: (785) 296-7654 tom.sloan@house.ks.gov Rep. Paul Davis (D-46th District) Room 359-W, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 749-1942; Topeka: (785) 296-7630 paul.davis@house.ks.gov Rep. TerriLois Gregory (R-10th District) Docking State Office Building, Topeka 66612 Baldwin City: (785) 222-0445; Topeka: (785) 296-7646; terrilois.gregory@house.ks.gov Rep. Ann Mah (D-53rd District) Docking State Office Building, Topeka 66612 Topeka: (785) 296-7668; ann.mah@house.ks.gov Rep. Anthony Brown (R-38th District) Room 151-S, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Eudora: 542-2293; Topeka: (785) 296-7679 anthony.brown@house.ks.gov Sen. Marci Francisco (D-2nd District) Room 134-E, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 842-6402; Topeka: (785) 296-7364 marci.francisco@senate.ks.gov

— Charles Krauthammer is a columnist for Washington Post Writers Group.

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ing in more in FICA taxes than it sent out in Social Security benefits. The surplus, scooped up by the Treasury, reduced the federal debt by tens of billions. But demography is destiny. The ratio of workers to retirees is shrinking year by year. Instead of Social Security producing annual surpluses that reduce the federal deficit, it is now producing shortfalls that increase the federal deficit — $37 billion in 2010. It will only get worse as the baby boomers retire. That’s what makes this administration’s claim that Social Security is solvent so cynical. The Republicans have said that their April budget will contain real entitlement reform. President Obama is preparing the ground to demagogue Social Security right through the 2012 elections. The ad writes itself: Those heartless Republicans don’t just want to throw granny in the snow, they want to throw granny in the snow to solve a problem that doesn’t even exist! Vote Obama. On Tuesday, Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia denounced Obama for lack of leadership on the debt. It’s worse than that. Obama is showing leadership. With Lew’s preposterous claim that Social Security is solvent for 26 years, Obama is preparing to lead the charge against entitlement reform as his ticket to re-election.

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Vaccination debate To the editor: As one of the families suffering from whooping cough in the Lawrence area this winter, I take issue with your article that definitively states that vaccination is the best protection against the disease. Your reporter fails to report that even people vaccinated for pertussis can contract the disease, though they carry and transmit it without recognizable symptoms, thusly spreading the disease unknowingly. Though my family was misdiagnosed the first eight weeks we had it, I feel thankful that our symptoms presented so conspicuously that we could be diagnosed accurately and could then stay home and do our part to stop the spread of this difficult illness. Additionally, I’d like to respond to the considerable flak I’ve been receiving, as a representative of the unvaccinated population, on the Journal-World’s wellcommons.com forum in response to this article. The reasons so many of us nationwide, and undeniably here in Lawrence, choose not to vaccinate are largely misunderstood. Rather than dismissing us as crazy, please listen to our concerns; our questions are quite relevant in this great health care debate. Though we have yet to see convincing, unbiased evidence of either the long-term efficacy of the herd-immunity approach to disease prevention, or the safety of the vaccinations themselves, we are eager to engage in real scientific debate with individuals, and

especially researchers, willing to face fear of disease, look closely at the manipulation of our fears by the profit-driven health care industry, and find effective solutions to the ever-evolving maladies of our human existence. Maggie Beedles, Lawrence

GOP strategy To the editor: From the moment Barack Obama was inaugurated, the GOP’s strategy appeared to be an all-out attempt to make sure nothing positive or productive occurred during his presidency, even to the point of disavowing and mocking their own former policies and positions if, God forbid, they made sense and Obama agreed with them. Then they must have had a secret meeting at some billionaire’s hunting lodge where they formulated a nationwide plan for retaking the White House in 2012. How they would get around the inconvenience of not having an electable candidate has since come to light: 1. Crush unions in as many states as possible to hobble their ability to make significant campaign contributions since unions tend to lean Democratic. 2. Yank federal funding for those pesky-lefty NPR and PBS stations that have the gall to actually educate and inform people. 3. Pass as much pointless legislation as possible to make it more difficult and confusing to register to vote since baseless restrictions will more likely impact potential voters who are young and minorities, who also tend

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suggesting that Israel give up one of the few holy places left in Jerusalem? What about Christians reconsidering the “nature and message” or Bethlehem” Or the Muslims reconsidering the “nature and message” of the Dome of the Rock, which covers another sacred place to Jews, the mountain where Abraham went to follow The Holy One’s commandments to offer his son as a sacrifice? I would like to ask Mr. Conrad when he last visited Israel, how long he was there and how many people he communicated with, both Jewish and Muslim. Or maybe he should read the Bible: To the editor: “If I forget thee, O Jerusalem…” In his letter “Israel opening?” (PubSuzanne Lange, lic Forum, March 8), Don Conrad Lawrence states that he is not a political scientist, but he offers his interpretation of Israel’s actions and future. Especially ludicrous is his idea that “Israel could insist that the Palestinian Authority in To the editor: I would like to compliment the the West Bank and Hamas in Gaza represent one side of the table.” I wonder workers of Nowak Construction from if Mr. Conrad’s source of knowledge is Goddard, who are replacing the sewer current. Hamas and Hezbollah com- line in the 1500 block of New Hampmunicate with weapons and terror, not shire Street. It’s a mess, with back words and acts of diplomacy. And yards completely torn up and gigantic Gaza? Even Egypt doesn’t want Gaza. trucks and noise. I can’t speak for all He goes on to suggest that Israel my neighbors, but those I have talked could “sweeten the invitation” by lim- to have a good feeling about these iting settlements on the West Bank. guys. They work hard under difficult circumstances, up to 12 hours a day, Isn’t Israel doing that now? What did he mean when he wrote are respectful of the neighborhood, that Israel should respect the “con- answer any questions and even transcept of an East Jerusalem”? Does he planted some perennials for my mean Israel should give up the “Old neighbors before the digging. Thank you, Nowak, and to the city City”? To add insult to injury, he thinks Israel should reconsider “the for choosing them. Rachel Hunter, nature and message of the Wall.” Is he Lawrence referring to the Wailing Wall? Is he

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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.

CLINTON PARKWAY ASSEMBLY OF GOD

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.

EUDORA ASSEMBLY OF GOD

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.

NEW LIFE ASSEMBLY OF GOD

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.

WILLIAMSTOWN ASSEMBLY OF GOD

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.

BAHA’I FAITH

LAWRENCE BAHA’I COMMUNITY

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

BAPTIST

AMERICAN

BLESSED BAPTIST HOPE CHURCH (ABA)

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.

EUDORA BAPTIST CHURCH, EUDORA

525 West 20th, PO Box 703.....542-2734 www.eudorabc.org 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.

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH (ABC)

1330 Kasold Drive.............................843-0020 Rev. Matthew Sturtevant, Senior Pastor Rev. Sandra Heacock, Associate Pastor Rev. Patrick Landau, Pastorial Assistant Sunday Schedule: -Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., Worship at 8:30 a.m. & 10:45 a.m. www.firstbaptistlawrence.com e-mail: office@firstbaptistlawrence.com

LIGHTHOUSE BAPTIST TEMPLE

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.

B.B.F.I.

LAWRENCE BAPTIST TEMPLE

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

INDEPENDENT GRACE BAPTIST

265 North Michigan Pastor Don Cunningham Sunday School ............................... .9:45 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Evening Service........................... ....7:00 p.m. Prayer Service (In Homes) ...... ...........7:30 p.m.

HERITAGE BAPTIST CHURCH

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.

LAWRENCE LIFE FELLOWSHIP

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

REGULAR BAPTIST

FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH

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

NATIONAL BAPTIST USA INC. FIRST REGULAR MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH

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.

NINTH STREET BAPTIST CHURCH

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

FAMILY CHURCH OF LAWRENCE

NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH

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.

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.

INDIAN AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH

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.

FIRST SOUTHERN BAPTIST CHURCH, LAWRENCE

4300 West Sixth St. ...........................843-8167 .....................................www.fsbcfamily.com 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.

FIRST SOUTHERN BAPTIST CHURCH, EUDORA

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. www.eudorabc.org

BIBLE

LAWRENCE BIBLE CHAPEL

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.

COMMUNITY BIBLE CHURCH

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! www.community-bible.org

VICTORY BIBLE CHURCH

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.

CATHOLIC

BYZANTINE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY OF LAWRENCE

CORPUS CHRISTI CATHOLIC CHURCH

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.

ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST CATHOLIC CHURCH Since 1859

1234 Kentucky Street www.saint-johns.net churchoffice@saint-johns.net 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.

(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.

LONE STAR CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN

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

LAWRENCE CHRISTIAN CENTER

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.

MUSTARD SEED CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP

700 Wakarusa Drive ..........................841-5685 Pieter Willems, Pastor .......................841-5685 Mustard Seed Christian Fellowship 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. No Active On-Campus Group currently Discipleship Class Sundays ................ 5:00 p.m.

CHRISTIAN

LAWRENCE HEIGHTS CHRISTIAN CHURCH 2321 Peterson Rd. ............................843-1729 2 blocks west of Hallmark Cards Steve Koberlein, Senior Pastor Barry Watts, Associate Pastor Sandy Biggerstaff, Music Director Worship ........................................ 8:15 a.m. Sunday School/Bible Studies............... 9:30 a.m. Worship .......................................10:30 a.m. Youth Group ....................................... 6 p.m. Midweek Bible Studies, call for information

NORTH LAWRENCE CHRISTIAN CHURCH

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.

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.

CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST CALVARY CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST

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. 109 W. 9th (9th & Main), Ottawa, KS Pastor Charles Andrews................785-242-1619 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................11:00 a.m. Monday evening Prayer Service........... 7:00 p.m.

PRAISE TEMPLE CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST

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.

Contemporary, Evangelical 619 Vermont....................................832-1845 Website: www.newlifelawrence.com Email: office@newlifelawrence.com 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

COMMUNITY OF CHRIST UNIVERSITY COMMUNITY OF CHRIST

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.

LAWRENCE COMMUNITY OF CHRIST

Meets each week at 711 Louisiana 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.

EASTERN ORTHODOX

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. saintnicholasmyra.blogspot.com or call 749-9280

EPISCOPAL

ST. MARGARET’S EPISCOPAL

5700 W. 6th St. (.8 mile west of Wakarusa) 785-865-5777 Rev. Matt Zimmerman Morning Service .............................. 8:00 a.m. Contemporary Service...........................10:00 a.m. Contemporary Service ............................5:00 p.m. (Children’s Program at 5:30p.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: saintmargaret.org email:margaret@saintmargaret.org

TRINITY EPISCOPAL

1011 Vermont Street..........................843-6166 Office & Chapel address: 1027 Vermont Street

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Community Mercantile

American Dream Realty, LLC

Crown Automotive

P.O. Box 1051 • 843-5670

4104 West 6th St. • 856-4663

ASK Associates, Inc.

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

Baymont Inn & Suites 740 Iowa 785-832-4242 www.baymontinns.com

Blackwell Hearing Center

Quality Hearing Aids at Reasonable Prices 3200 Mesa Way, Suite D

Bryant Collision Repair

901 Iowa • 843-8544

3400 S. Iowa • 843-7700

D&D Tire

Dale & Ron’s Auto Service 630 Connecticut • 785-842-2108

Dillons Food Stores Drop Zone Extreme Sports 811 E 23rd St, Suite E • 841-1884

Great Harvest Bread Co.

Carlos O’Kelly’s Mexican Cafe

Hillcrest Wrecker

930 E. 27th St. • 843-1691

email: office@trinitylawrence.org www.trinitylawrence.org 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)

EVANGELICAL FREE CHRIST COMMUNITY CHURCH

1100 Kasold Drive.............................842-7600 www.1inchrist.org *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.

FAMILY CHURCH OF LAWRENCE

FAMILY CHURCH OF LAWRENCE

5150 Clinton Parkway, Lawrence, KS 66047

FREE METHODIST

LAWRENCE FREE METHODIST CHURCH

31st & Lawrence Ave. ................ (785) 842-2343 Website: www.lfmchurch.org 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.

AMAZING GRACE COMMUNITY CHURCH

820 High St Baldwin ....................785-331-8840 Sunday School ......................................9:00 Sunday Services .................................. .10:30 Website: www.agchurch.com Rev. Pam Morrison .....................785-331-8840

FRIENDS

HESPER FRIENDS CHURCH

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.

LAWRENCE CHURCH

EVANGELICAL

FRIENDS

1601 New Hampshire Street ................843-1491 Rev. Cloyce Thornton, Pastor ...............843-3149 Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Worship Services............................10:30 a.m. 2nd Sunday of every month: “Singspiration” & Carry-In Dinner..........................10:30 a.m. Email: thornton@sunflower.com Website: www.efcmaym.org

OREAD FRIENDS MEETING (QUAKER)

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.

INDEPENDENT

COUNTRY COMMUNITY CHURCH

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

VICTORY BAPTIST CHURCH OF TONGANOXIE

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.

LIVING WATER CHURCH

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

ISLAM

ISLAMIC CENTER OF LAWRENCE

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

JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES

SOUTHERN HILLS CONGREGATION OF JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES

1802 E. 19th, Lawrence, KS Bible Discourse.......................Sunday 1:30 PM Watchtower Study....................Sunday 2:05 PM 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

RIVER HEIGHTS CONGREGATION OF JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES

1802 East 19th Street Bible Discourse......................Sunday 10:00 AM Watchtower Study...................Sunday 10;35 AM 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

JEWISH

LAWRENCE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER, SYNAGOGUE 917 Highland Drive ...........................841-7636 Friday Evening Services..................... 7:45 p.m. Religious School ................. Sunday - 9:30 a.m. ljcc@sunflower.com,http://www.lawrencejcc.org “Where Judaism Comes Alive” Rabbi Zalman and Nechama Tiechtel 1203 W. 19th St., Lawrence, KS 66046 785-832-TORAH (8672) Visit www.jewishku.com for current events, classes and programs.

L.D.S.

3200 Franklin Park Circle • 785-843-0052

India Palace

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

FAITH CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE

1020 Kasold ....................................925-0433 Pastor, Harold Berciunas ....................550-6563 Morning Worship .............10:45 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

NONDENOMINATIONAL

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

EASTLAKE COMMUNITY CHURCH

2734 Louisiana St (South Jr. High) Sundays ........................9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. www.eastlakelawrence.com

MORNING STAR CHRISTIAN CHURCH

THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS

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.

LUTHERAN—ELCA

GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN, ELCA

2211 Inverness Dr. (Corner of Clinton Pkwy) “Where Everyone is Welcome” Phone............................................843-3014 Website: www.gslc-lawrence.org 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.

TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH, ELCA

1245 New Hampshire.........................843-4150 www.tlclawrence.org 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 Wednesday: Prayer Group in Chapel ................. 7:00 a.m. Children’s Choirs ......... 4:15 p.m. & 4:45 p.m. Bell Choir .................................. 5:30 p.m. Jazz Eucharist ............................. 6:30 p.m. Trinity Choir ............................... 7:30 p.m. Women’s monthly book study, 2nd Monday..6:30 p.m. Women’s monthly Bible study………..3rd Wednesday .......................9:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Quilting Workday ..................... 2nd Wednesday ............................................ 10 a.m.-3 p.m. “A Stephen Ministry congregation”

LUTHERAN MISSOURI SYNOD IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH & UNIVERSITY STUDENT CENTER

2104 Bob Billings Parkway ..................843-0620 www.immanuel-lawrence.com Pastor Randall Weinkauf Alan Estby, Campus Pastor Traditional Liturgical Worship and Holy Communion ................................................... 8:30 a.m. Contemporary Worship & Holy Communion.....11:00 a.m. Sunday School & Bible Classes ........... 9:45 a.m. (Nursery Available) Holy Communion, all Sunday Services (Wheelchair Accessible) Blind Ministry Outreach Dinner, 3rd Fri. Monthly ................................................... 5:30 p.m. Handbell Choir, Wed. ....................... 6:30 p.m. Chancel Choir Practice, Wed............... 7:30 p.m. Deborah’s Walkers Mon./Wed./Fri........ 8:00 a.m. Check Website for Details Handbell Rehearsal, Mon. ................. 6:15 p.m. Variable, Check Website Lutheran Student Fellowship Supper, Thursday 5:30 p.m. Men’s Group (MILC), 3rd Mon. Monthly, Variable, Check Website Women’s Bible Study, 2nd Tues. ......... 9:30 a.m.

REDEEMER LUTHERAN CHURCH LUTHERAN CHURCH - MISSOURI SYNOD

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.

MENNONITE

PEACE MENNONITE CHURCH

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. peacemennonite@gmail.com http://peace.ks.us.mennonite.net/Home

NAZARENE

FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE

................................................... 7:00 p.m. “Home of New Beginnings!”

PEOPLES BIBLE CHURCH OF EUDORA

CHABAD CENTER FOR JEWISH LIFE

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: www.msclawrence.com Email: info@msclawrence.com

MCH CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP CENTER

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

NEW HOPE FELLOWSHIP

www.newhopelawrence.com 15th& Kasold..................................331-HOPE Darrell Brazell, Pastor Sunday Worship Service ..................10:15 a.m., Children’s Church ...........................10:30 a.m.

KANSAS FOOD 4 LIFE

1908 E 19th St. (Brookwood W-95) Lawrence, KS 66046 Kevin Goodwin, Pastor ................877-409-FOOD website: .................... www.kansasfood4life.org

RIVER CITY CHURCH

Ecumenical Christian Ministries Bldg KU Campus at 1204 Oread Sunday Worship .............................. 6:00 p.m.

VINTAGE CHURCH

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

LIFE TABERNACLE CHURCH

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.

PENTECOSTAL

HEAVENLY MANNA APOSTOLIC CHURCH (PAW)

416 Lincoln St............................785-840-9945 M.L. Jefferson, Pastor Internet: http://come.to/heavenlymanna 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!

PRESBYTERIAN EVANGELICAL

GRACE EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN

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

PRESBYTERIAN USA FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

2415 Clinton Parkway (West 23rd St.) 785-843-4171 www.firstpreslawrence.org 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.

WEST SIDE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

1024 Kasold Drive “The Little Church with the Big Heart” www.westsidelawrence.org 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.

CLINTON PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH

At Forest View Ministries 1470 N. 1000 Rd. .............................843-3940 Fax: 785-842-4689. www.forestview.org 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

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

REFORMED PRESBYTERIAN CHRIST COVENANT CHURCH

(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.

Youth Education .............................11:00 a.m. Sunday Services .................... 9:00 &11:00 a.m. Meditation Service (Wednesday).......... 6:00 p.m. Website: www.unityoflawrence.org

WESLEYAN

LAWRENCE WESLEYAN CHURCH

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: Second Wind (Jr. & Sr. High).............. 7:00 p.m. Email: info@LawrenceWesleyan.com 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

AGLOW OF LAWRENCE AGLOW INTERNATIONAL

Lisa McFarland ..................President, 841-2276 Meeting Times ................................ 7:00 p.m. 3rd Tuesday of the month Place.....The Portal; 716 1/2 Mass. St., Downtown Lawrence

BUDDHISM

KANSAS ZEN CENTER 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.)

THE LAWRENCE SOTO ZEN GROUP 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.

8th & Church, Eudora.........................542-2785 Rodney G. Nitz, Pastor Sunday School .................................. 9:00 am Sunday Worship Service ...................10:00 a.m. (Nursery available) http://www.sunflower.com/~stpaulucc/ e-mail: stpaulucc@sunflower.com

Email: lawrencesotozen@yahoo.com

UNITED METHODIST

CATHOLIC COMMUNITY SERVICE

groups.myspace.com/LawrenceSotoZenGroup

CHRISTIAN COUNSELING

CHRISTIAN PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES 3510 Clinton Place, Ste. 320................843-2429 P.O. Box 342 ...................................841-0307

BALDWIN FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Services: Counseling for individuals, couples,

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

BALDWIN IVES CHAPEL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

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.

BIG SPRINGS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

96 Hwy. 40, in Big Springs ..................887-6823 bigspringsumc@aol.com Rev. Piet R. Knetsch, 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.

CENTENARY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

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.

CENTRAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

1501 Massachusetts ..........................843-7066 Rev. Maria Campbell ............................ Pastor Shaun Whisler .......................... Music Director Sabrina Wellman...... Christian Education Director Sundays: Sunday School for all ages ................. 9:30 a.m. Coffee Fellowship (1st, 2nd, & 4th Sun.) ..10:15 a.m. Pray in the Parlor............................10:35 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. Tuesdays: 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................ 9:00 a.m. Wednesday Youth Fellowship.............. 6:30 p.m. Email ....................cumcpastor@sunflower.com Website ...............www.centralumclawrence.org

CLEARFIELD UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

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.

EUDORA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

2804 N. 1300 Road ...........................542-3200 Rev. Michael Tomson-DeGreeff, Pastor Early Service .................................. 8:30 a.m. One Room Sunday School .................. 9:15 a.m. Traditional Service ..........................10:30 a.m. Nursery Provided Wednesday Night Kidz Club at 6:30 p.m. Love Dare Journal for Adults at 6:30 p.m.

FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

Downtown: 946 Vermont St. Traditional Worship ............... 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Contemporary Worship...................... 9:40 a.m. Adult Sunday School......................... 9:30 a.m. Children Sunday School ...................10:40 a.m. West Campus: 867 Highway 40 Family Worship .................... 9:00 & 11:00 a.m. Children’s Church .................... 9:45-10:30 a.m. All Ages Sunday School ............10:00-11:00 a.m. E-mail: office@fumclawrence.org www.fumclawrence.org Rev. Dr. Tom Brady, Senior Pastor

LAWRENCE INDIAN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

families, and mediation services. All faiths, or those with no faith preferences, are served. Educational programs as needed. Sliding scale fee.

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

HAHN MARITAL THERAPY Paul Hahn, M.S., LMFT 4105 W. 6th St, Suite B-9 Phone: (785) 760-1916 www.hahnmaritaltherapy.com E-mail: info@hahnmaritaltherapy.com

STUDENT MINISTRIES

UNITED METHODIST CAMPUS MINISTRY (UMCM) 946 Vermont Street, Lawrence, KS 66044 841-7500 umcm@fumclawrence.org Campus Ministry, Creighton & Nick Alexander Student Associates: John Babcock, Cindy Heilman, Heidi Johnson, Anne Philbrick, Kyle O’Neal, Bethany Stanbrough, Kayleigh Brown, Kyle Bauman. Worship, Tuesdays at 8:30 PM, Smith Hall, Room 100

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

BAPTIST (AMERICAN) American Baptist Center .....................843-0020 Rev. Steve Kawiecki ..........................843-0020 Weekly Bible Study ..................Wed., 8:30 p.m. Student Union ................................. 6:30 p.m. www.lxks.com/~firstbap

UNIVERSITY CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP University Christian Fellowship (SBC) Thursdays - 7pm Danforth Chapel - KU Campus Rick Clock, Campus Minister 785-841-3148 rcucf@ku.edu www.kansasucf.com

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

CHARISMATIC 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 CHRISTIAN SCIENCE ORGANIZATION KU, 400 Kansas Union Don Whittemore, advisor ....................864-2182

HAWKS FOR CHRIST Southside Church of Christ 25th & Missouri, Daniel Mcgraw...........843-0770 www.Southsidecofc.net

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.

PERRY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

ECUMENICAL CHRISTIAN MINISTRY, INC. jointly sponsored by: Church of the Brethren, United Church of Christ, Presbyterian Church, (USA) and the Religious Society of Friends (Quaker). 1204 Oread .....................................843-4933

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

Campus pastor .............The Rev. Thad Holcombe

(Hwy. 40 W to Co. 1029 - 3 mi. N to downtown Lecompton, 402 Elmore Street) ............887-6327 Rev. Kenneth Baker, Pastor .................887-6681 Sunday School, classes for all ages ..... .9:30 a.m. Morning Worship .................. 8:30 & 10:45 a.m. Email: lecomptonumc@sbcglobal.net Website: www.lecomptonumc.org

Haskell Indian Nations Univ. Campus

LECOMPTON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

STULL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

1596 E 250 Road (intersection Dg Co Roads 442 and 1023) Rev. Andrew C. Mitchell, Pastor ...........887-6521 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Worship .......................................11:00 a.m. Email: info@stullumc.org Website: www.stullumc.org

VINLAND UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

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.

WORDEN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

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.

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

HASKELL INTERFAITH COUNCIL 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.

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

IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CAMPUS MINISTRY (LCMS) 15th & Iowa ....................................843-0620 Contact: Pastor Alan Estby Thursday Student Supper ......................5:30pm Sunday Worship ...................... 8:30 & 11:00am Sunday Bible Class .............................9:45am ....................................... www.ku.edu/~lsfku

LUTHERAN CAMPUS MINISTRY (ELCA) 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.

FIRMS RESPONSIBLE FOR THIS DIRECTORY

Jack Ellena Honda

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

Kastl Plumbing

M & M Office Supply

Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, Inc.

Marks Jewelers, Inc.

Stephens Real Estate & Insurance

Patchen Electric & Industrial Supply, Inc.

The Windsor of Lawrence

623 Massachusetts • 843-0763

“Quality Jewelers Since 1889”

601 Indiana 843-5111

Management and Staff

4920 Legend Dr. • Lawrence, KS 66049 • 841-2112

Kentucky Fried Chicken/A&W

602 E. 9th St. • 843-4522

701 Wakarusa Dr. • 312-9600

King Buffet

1601 W. 23rd St. • 749-4888

807 Vermont • Downtown Lawrence • 785-749-2227

Chaney Incorporated

ST. PAUL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST

10th and Vermont • 843-0191

1214 E. 23rd • 843-5803

707 W. 23rd St. • 832-0550

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

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.

NEW LIFE IN CHRIST

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.

ST. JOHN’S UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST

WASHINGTON CREEK CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN

COMMUNITY

FAMILY OF FAITH EUDORA

925 Vermont....................................843-3220 Peter Luckey, Senior Pastor Josh Longbottom, Associate Pastor. Kim Manz, Director of Music and Fine Arts Ministry Music Associate Andy Lloyd 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

CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN

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

CHARISMATIC

PLYMOUTH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH

201 N. Michigan .........................785-838-9795 www.lawrencecoc.com 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. & 6:00 p.m. Thursday Bible Study ........................ 7:00 p.m.

COMMUNITY CHURCH OF GOD (HOLINESS)

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. HolyFamilyEudora.com

UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST

CHURCH OF CHRIST

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.

HOLY FAMILY CATHOLIC CHURCH, EUDORA

1000 Kentucky, www.fcclawrence.org office@fcclawrence.org David Rivers, Senior Pastor Tiffany Lemons, Youth Pastor

CHURCH OF CHRIST at Vinland

CHURCH OF GOD (HOLINESS)

1631 Crescent Road ..........................843-0357 www.st-lawrence.org 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.

FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH

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.

CHURCH OF GOD

ST. LAWRENCE CATHOLIC CENTER

1263 N. 1100 Road .....................785-842-3339 Email: ufloffice@sunflower.com Web site: http://uufl.net (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.

EUDORA CHURCH OF CHRIST

Moment of Inspiration ........................843-8832

Celebrate Recovery & Celebration Station . 7:00 p.m.

THE UNITARIAN FELLOWSHIP OF LAWRENCE

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

Rev. Shanna McAleer

3705 Clinton Parkway ........................841-5446

UNITARIAN

EAST LAWRENCE CHURCH OF CHRIST

UNITY CHURCH OF LAWRENCE

www.LawrenceWesleyan.com

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: ...... lawrencemeditation.wordpress.com

25th & Missouri................................843-0770 Chris Newton, Minister Daniel McGraw ...................... Campus Minister Bible School ................................... 9:15 a.m. Worship Services............10:20 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Service .......................... 7:00 p.m.

BRIDGEPOINTE@COMMUNITYCHURCH

9th & Madeline Lane .........................841-1447

LAWRENCE MEDITATION CIRCLE

SOUTHSIDE CHURCH OF CHRIST

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.

SALVATION ARMY

SELF-REALIZATION FELLOWSHIP

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

CHURCH OF GOD

UNITY

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

CHURCH OF CHRIST ON E. HIGH ST.

CHURCH OF GOD

Lord’s Day Worship .........................10:45 a.m. Evening Bible Study.......................... 6:30 p.m.

THE SALVATION ARMY

CHRIST’S CHURCH

MT. SINAI CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST

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.

DISCIPLES OF CHRIST USA/CANADA

Kendra Thompson, Children’s Pastor Sunday Worship Services Traditional & Children’s Church..............9:00 am Sunday School.........................10:10-10:50 am Contemporary & Children’s Church........11:00 am Senior High Youth Group................6:00-8:00 pm Wednesday Programs Faith Junction-PreK-5th grade.........6:00-8:00 pm 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 1-4 pm

Krings Interiors

“We Design Your Dreams” 634 Massachusetts • 842-3470

Lasting Impressions Consignment Store 711 W. 23rd St., Suite 22, Lawrence • 749-5122

Lawrence Automotive Diagnostics We Stand Behind Our Work And We Care! 2858 Four Wheel Dr. • 842-8665

Longhorn Steakhouse

Penny’s Ready Mixed Concrete, Inc. 800 East 8th • 843-8100

Professional Treatment Services, LLC. www.kspts.com • 785-843-5483

Rent to Own Center 2204 Haskell • 842-8505

An Assisted Living Residence 3220 Peterson Road • 785-832-9900

Wal-Mart

3300 Iowa • 832-8600

Warren-McElwain Mortuary 120 West 13th Street • 843-1120

Waxman Candles

609 Massachusetts • 843-8593

Riling, Burkhead & Nitcher Chartered Attorneys at Law 808 Massachusetts • 785-841-4700

Rueschhoff Communications Inc. Connect Now, Operators Standing By. 841-0111

Wempe Bros. Siding Co. 841-4722

Westside 66 and Car Wash 2015 West 6th • 843-1878

3050 South Iowa • 843-7000

Absolutely The Best Steak In Lawrence

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LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2011 7B

RELIGIOUS DIRECTORY

ADVENTIST


SOCIETY LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD

8B

Saturday, March 12, 2011

ENGAGEMENTS Kort-Kane

Mock-DeLaTorre

Rob and Mary Anne Kort, Phil and Pat DeLaTorre Lawrence, announce the announce the engagement of engagement of their daughter, their son, Daniel Patrick Monica Kort, Kansas City, DeLaTorre, all of Lawrence, to Kan., to Vince Kane, Shawnee. Megan Renee Mock, Baldwin The future bride is a 2002 City. graduate of Free State High The future groom is a 2006 School and is a registered graduate of Free State High nurse in the pediatric intensive School. He plans to complete care unit at Children’s Mercy a business degree with an Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. emphasis in management The future groom is the son from Kansas University and is of Vic and Nancy Kane, Overemployed by Kroger Compaland Park. He is a 1998 graduny as the manager of the Baldate of St. Thomas Aquinas win City Kwik Shop. High School and is a software The future bride is the implementation consultant for Vince Kane and Monica Kort daughter of Loren Mock and Netchemia in Prairie Village. Dianna Mock, both of BaldThe couple plan a June 23, Rose Garden in Kansas City, win City. She is a 2009 gradu2011, wedding at Loose Park Mo. ate of Baldwin High School

Shoff-Nickell

Danny DeLaTorre and Megan Mock and is studying for a nursing degree from Neosho County Community College. The couple plan a May 7, 2011, outdoor wedding at the home of the groom’s parents.

WEDDINGS

Richard and Marsha Nickell, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their son, Dean Nickell, to Lauren Shoff, both of Denver. The future groom earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Kansas University. He is a project engineer at Hyder Construction, Inc. The future bride is the daughter of Clifford and Cynthia Shoff, Peoria Heights, Ill. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Spanish from Bates Lauren Shoff and Dean Nickell College in Maine, a master’s degree in education from the Canyon High School. University of Denver, and is a The couple plan a June 2011 Spanish teacher at Rock wedding in Peoria Heights.

ANNIVERSARIES

McManness-Gerber

Butler-Aldis-Wilson

Fisher

Stacy McManness, Lawrence, and David Gerber, Rock Island, Ill., were married Jan. 1, 2011, at Fort Myers Beach, Fla., with April Kelley officiating. The bride is the daughter of Leland McManness, Lawrence, and Linda Ison, Cape Coral, Fla. The groom is the son of Bernie Gerber, Anniston, Ala., and Beth Hansen, Rock Island. Maid of honor was Monica Hein. Best man was Jacob Meisenbach. Music coordinator was Mary Coiner. A reception was given at Nervous Nellie’s at Fort Myers Beach. The bride is a 1997 graduate of Lawrence High School. She earned a bachelor’s in business administration from Baker University in 2007 and has been serving in the U.S. Army since November 2009.

Aileen Butler, Madera, Calif., and Scott Aldis-Wilson, Manhattan, were married March 4, 2011, at St. Lawrence Catholic Chapel in Lawrence, with Rev. Steven Beseau officiating. The bride is the daughter of Patrick and Ann Butler, Lawrence. The groom is the son of David Aldis, Tracy, Calif., and Rosemary and Paul Wilson, Manhattan. Maids of honor were Mary Butler and Laura Lewis. Best man was Chris Frank. Ushers were Devin Wilson and Hank Wilson. A reception followed in the St. Lawrence Social Hall. The bride is a 1997 graduate of San Joaquin Memorial High School in Fresno, Calif. She earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Kansas University.

Alan and June Fisher, Lawrence, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Wednesday with a family dinner at their home. The couple were married March 9, 1951, in Lawrence. Alan earned a bachelor’s degree from Kansas University in 1949. He worked for Reuter Pipe Organ Company from 1949 to 1994, holding various management positions. He served in World War II, and is an active member of the American Legion Post No. 14 having held the office of past president. June worked for the Credit Bureau of Lawrence from 1942 to 1952. She is a past president of the American Legion Auxiliary, and a member of Business and Professional Women. They have four sons, Michael, Eudora; Kevin,

David and Stacy Gerber The groom is a 2002 graduate of North Shore High School. He attended the University of Houston and has been serving in the U.S. Army since October 2009. The bride resides in Fort Gordon, Ga., and the groom resides in Fort Huachuca, Ariz.

MEETINGS AND GATHERINGS Sunday Sunday Afternoon Bridge Club, 1 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center, 1025 N. Third St., Suite 120. For more information, contact Chris Lane at 842-2655 or chrisserlane@yahoo.com. O.U.R.S. (Oldsters United for Responsible Service) dance, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St. A donation of $5 is suggested. Band: Good Ole Boys.

Monday Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging Inc., 11 a.m., RoseHill Place Clubhouse, 3600 SW Gage Blvd. No. 97, Topeka. Lawrence Rotary Club, noon, Holiday Inn Lawrence, 200 McDonald Drive. Guest speaker: Bob Davis, The Voice of the Jayhawks: “My Life Behind the Microphone.” General Federation of Women’s Clubs Lawrence Classics, 5:30 p.m., Michigan Church of Christ, 201 N. Michigan. For more information, call 331-4575. Monday Evening Bridge Club, 6:45 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center. Coin Club, 7 p.m., Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Kaw Valley Quilters’ Guild meeting, 7 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Program: “’30s Quilts Keep Turning Up,” by Carolyn Searls. Lawrence Chess Club, 7 p.m.11p.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd St. For more information, contact James Fouche-Schack 785-371-0149 or jfschack@sunflower.com.

Tuesday Lawrence Breakfast Optimists, 7 a.m., Smith Center, Brandon Woods at Alvamar, 4730 Brandon Woods Terrace. Kaw Valley Quilters’ Guild meeting, 9:30. a.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Program: “’30s Quilts Keep Turning Up,” by Carolyn Searls. DuPont luncheon, 11:30 a.m., King Buffet, 1601 W. 23rd St. Kaw Valley Quilters’ Guild workshop, noon to 6 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. “In the Closet”

Make Memories” (Using neckties) also by Searls. Cost: $25 for members and $30 for nonmembers. Lawrence Noon Lions Club, noon lunch and program, Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St. No Name Club, 1 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, 2104 Bob Billings Parkway. Hostess: Clara Arnold. Program: “What’s Cooking with Lidia Bastianich and Rachael Ray,” by Nancy Larsen. Election of officers and payment of dues. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, 5:15 p.m., 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 6 p.m., BridgePointe Community Church, 601 W. 29th Terrace. For more information, contact Felicia Brown at 8431692. American Legion Auxiliary, Eight and Forty, 7 p.m., American Legion Post No. 14, 3408 W. Sixth St. Civil Air Patrol informational meeting, 7 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Kansas National Guard Armory, 200 Iowa, 841-0752. Eudora Daycare Providers group, 7 p.m., home of Linda Chancellor, 715 E. 13th St., Eudora. For more information, call Barbara Kruger at 542-5256 or Linda Chancellor at 542-3094. Kaw Valley Fiber Guild, 7 p.m., basement pottery or weaving room, Community Building, 115 W. 11th St.

Wednesday Welcome Club of Lawrence, 11:30 a.m., Alvamar Country Club, 1809 Crossgate Drive. For reservations, call 766-4066. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, noon, 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. Cosmopolitan Club, noon, Holiday Inn Lawrence, 200 McDonald Drive. KU Toastmasters Club, noon1 p.m., KU campus, Learned Hall, Room 2140. Membership is open to the public. For more information, call Tom Mulinazzi at 785-864-2928, or e-mail him at: tomm@ku.edu.

AROUND AND ABOUT Madeline Glass, Lawrence, was named to the president’s list for fall 2010 semester at Delta State University in Cleveland, Miss., by earning a grade- point average between 3.8 and 4.0. ●

Lawrence Youth Symphony will perform at 2 p.m. Sunday at Central Junior High School, 1400 Mass. Admission

is free. The Youth Symphony has membership of orchestra and band students in grades 710. Tenth-graders will be given special recognition at the concert. The orchestra is directed by Lynn Basow, who is assisted by Lauren Coonfield, Pat Transue and Elliot Pees. ● More around and about news. Page 9B

Lawrence Central Rotary Club, noon, Eldridge Hotel, 701 Mass. National Active and Retired Federal Employees, Lawrence Chapter, noon luncheon with program and business meeting, Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth. For more information, call Gordon at 843-8137. Wednesday Afternoon Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center. O.U.R.S. (Oldsters United for Responsible Service) dance, 2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St. A donation of $2 is suggested. Band: JB’s. Altrusa International Inc. of Lawrence, 5:30 p.m. social hour, 6 p.m. dinner and business meeting, Maceli’s, 1031 N.H. Lawrence River City Lions, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd St. For more information or to make meal reservations, call 841-2819.

Scott and Aileen Aldis-Wilson The groom is a 1996 graduate of Manhattan High School. He earned bachelor degrees in journalism, biology and elementary education from Kansas State University. The couple reside in Lawrence.

SCOUTING NEWS

Cub Pack 3064 held its annual Blue and Gold Celebration Feb. 26 at the Eudora United Methodist Church. A potluck meal was enjoyed before the presentations. Braden Hayes, Ender Isenburg, Caleb Lord, Garrett Shoemaker and Steven Young received their Tiger Cub rank badges. Nathaniel Criqui, Brett Freisberg, Logan Labelle, Aaron McDonald and Benjamin Thorne received their Wolf Cub badges. Cubmaster Aaron Lathrom, assisted by den chief Dakota Coble, led the group in special cheers and presented the rank badges and belt loop and arrow point awards. Special certif icates of appreciation and volunteer awards were presented to Thursday Christen Coble and Amanda Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Isenburg (Tiger Cub den leadClub, 7 a.m., Alvamar Country ers), Jerry Criqui (Wolf den Club, 1809 Crossgate Drive. Guest speaker: Peter Steimle: leader), and Aaron Lathrom “Ballard Community Services.” (Cubmaster). Special awards Lawrence-Douglas County were given to parents who Advocacy Council on Aging, 9:30 helped with the recent a.m., Lawrence Senior Center, Pinewood Derby, the pack’s 745 Vt. Thursday Morning Mentor den chief, Cubmaster, Unit Bridge Game, 9:30 a.m., Kaw Commissioner, Chartered Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Organization Representative Business Center. Luncheon Companions, 11:45 and Tiger den moms and dads. Members of Boy Scout a.m., First Watch, 2540 Iowa. For people wanting to eat lunch Troop 64 and Scoutmaster and visit with someone. Glenn Jackson attended and Lawrence Kiwanis Club, participated in the traditional noon, Lawrence Country Club, Dessert Bake-Off. Scoutmaster 400 Country Club Terrace. Jackson came in Native AmerLawrence Professionals Toastmasters, 12:05 p.m. to 1 ican costume and spoke as p.m., Douglas County Bank, Scout leader “Akela.” Rod Ninth and Kentucky streets. For Zinn, Scoutmaster from Troop more information, contact Peter 61 in Lawrence, was a guest of Steimle at 856-4123 or e-mail the Isenburg family. Scott him at:psteimle@sedonagroup.com, or visit Gates from the Pelathe District Toastmasters.org or made a presentation for the lawrence.freetoasthost.org. Friends of Scouting campaign. Lawrence Jayhawk Kiwanis, First- through fifth-grade 6:15 p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. boys interested in joining Cub Sixth St. Dream Factory volunteer Scouts in Eudora may call meeting, 6:30 p.m.-7 p.m. new John Scott at (785) 542-3510 for Please see MEETINGS, page 9B more information.

June and Alan Fisher Lawrence; Brian and daughter-in-law Rita, Eudora; and Kent and daughter-in-law Stephanie, Lawrence; five grandchildren; and one greatgrandchild. Cards may be sent to the couple at 810 Schwarz Road, Lawrence, KS 66049.

Heffner Dutch and Murlin Heffner, Lawrence, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. The couple were married March 17, 1961, in Lawrence. Both are retired. Murlin worked in the facilities department at Kansas University. Dutch worked at Hallmark Cards, Inc. in Lawrence. They have two daughters, Cheryl Kellison and son-inlaw Brian, and Stephanie Rodman and son-in-law Todd, all of Lawrence; and four grandchildren. The couple request no gifts. Murlin and Dutch Heffner

4-H NEWS The Four Leaf Clover 4H Club met Feb. 14 in the Dreher building at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. President Kate McCurdy called the meeting to order and led the club in saying the flag salute. Song leader Karen Schneck led the club in singing “Be My Valentine.” Roll call was answered by, “What Is The Color Of Your Room?” Twenty-two members were present. The minutes were read by secretary Anna McCurdy, and were approved as corrected. Treasurer Henry Mitchell gave a financial report. Parliamentarian Karen Schneck gave a talk about how to give a motion to the club. Community leader Paula Aiken told the club each family’s folder had new information in them. She also went over the newsletter with the club, and reminded the club that Club Days were Feb. 19. Club Days Regionals will be March 19. During the report of project leaders, Shannan Seely announced the pet project would be going to the Topeka Zoo soon, and if anyone else was interested to let her know. Michele Schneck, leader of the photogra-

phy project, announced the results of photography project. During new business, the club talked about Relay For Life and about the budget for next year. During the program, the home environment project and the photography project gave project talks, and Kate McCurdy, Karen Schneck and Ryal Mitchell talked about their experience at Kansas Youth Leadership Forum. Recreation was “Two Truths and One Lie.” The meeting was adjourned by saying the club pledge and motto.

in B; Lois Clark and Jan O’Connor, third in A and first in B; and Kent McCullough and Mark Osborn, fourth in A.

McCorkle and Virginia Seaver, second; Florine Creek and Jean Khatib, third; and Bob Hemenway and Chris Lane, fourth.

The Stull Busy Beavers met Feb. 14. The club practiced their model meeting for club days and discussed their taco dinner in January. They served about 200 people and had a successful fundraiser. The club then participated in County Club Days and received Top Purple for their model meeting and will go to Regional Club Days on March 19. The next club meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. on Monday . It will be the club’s annual Spirit Night celebration, so wear lots of green and show 4-H spirit to earn prizes.

CLUB NEWS University Bridge Club announces the results of its March 5 meeting with hosts Mary Gaumer, Julie Zajic, and John and Willi Stark. Blue winners: Doug Baur, first; Paul Jordan, second; Al Smith, third; Walt Hicks, fourth; and Marc Kuepker, fifth. Pink winners: Carol Smith, first; Lois Liebert, second;

Betty Vincent, third; Alice Akin, fourth; and Edna Galle, fifth. ●

The Wednesday Afternoon Duplicate Bridge Club’s game on March 2 was directed by Virginia Seaver. North-South winners were Mary Fenlon and Lester Dalton, first in A; Steven Vossler and Vince Nordberg, second

The Thursday Morning Mentor Duplicate Bridge Club’s game on March 3 was directed by Chris Lane. Winners were Kit Carlsen and Jan O’Connor, first; Barbara

The Friday Afternoon Duplicate Bridge Club’s game on March 4 was directed by Virginia Seaver. NorthPlease see CLUBS, page 9B


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JOY CLUMSKY was among the 55 retired teachers returning Dec. 9 for the annual Christmas “lioncheon.” Julie Vineyard, Pam Fangohr and Martha Oldham were on the luncheon committee. Clumsky taught English at LHS. Photo courtesy of Martha Oldham

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The Lawrence Accredited Music Teachers will present two recitals at the Lawrence Arts Center on Thursday. The students represent the studios of Carol Cook, Jean Drumm, Elaine de San Miguel and Jung Spooner. Students performing at 7 p.m. include: Quincy Beeler, Camellia Bugh, Jeffrey Chen, Jessica Chen, Anya Combs, Sydney Combs, Ava Cormaney, Shannon Dahl, Haleigh Dahl, Nora Elbay-

South winners were Janice Hollowell and Jean Otney, first in A and B; Vince Nordberg and Larry Weatherholt, second in A; Betty Collier and Shirley Reese, third in A and second in B; and Klee Zaricky and Jan O’Connor, fourth in A. East-West winners were Paul Heitzman and David Piro, first in A; Debbie Bettinger and Jean Khatib, second in A, and first in B and C; Ed Howard and Mark Osborn, third in A; Mona Bell and Carol Ball, fourth in A, and second in B and C; and Dick Shaffer and Jack Flickinger, third in B. ●

The Monday Evening Duplicate Bridge Club’s game on March 7 was directed by Virginia Seaver. The game was played with the Howell movement. Winners were John Fittell and Mark Osborn, first in A and B; Grant Sutton and John Hickey, second in A; Eldon Herd and Jerry Sloan, third in A; and James Masilamani and Steven Vossler, fourth in A.

Photo courtesy of Ruby DeHoff

THE FAMILY OF RUBY DEHOFF, LAWRENCE, enjoyed a family vacation to Costa Rica in February. From left are John DeHoff, Jon Ingalls, Becky DeHoff Boyd, Linda DeHoff Ingalls, Bob Boyd and Kathy Kellogg DeHoff, all of Overland Park.

J-W seeking your photos The Journal-World wants photos of you at club events and social parties, gatherings, benef it fundraisers — any event where you, your friends and colleagues might gather. Send photos to Schnette Hollins, Lawrence JournalWorld, 645 N.H., Lawrence

66044, or to society@ljworld.com. All people in the photos must be identified from left to right and information about the gathering must be included. If you know of an event that would make a good society photo, please give us a call at 832-7151.

Photo courtesy of Martha Oldham

FROM LEFT, DICK PATTERSON, retired Lawrence High School principal, and DirkWedd, LHS physical education teacher, enjoyed conversation and laughter Dec. 9 when 55 retired teachers returned for the annual Christmas “lioncheon.”The cafeteria prepared the luncheon and Chesty brew (coffee) was served with dessert.

How do alternative spring breaks reinforce the tenets of faith? ————

of the alternative break. This is done recognizing that the participant needs to be open to rethinking his/her own way of life as another culture or context than the one in which they had been raised. Freire challenges such “banking education” where students answer questions that have no relevance to their own experience. Fortunately, at KU, not all classrooms are like this, and where, in contrast, questions raised from alternative breaks are welcomed. Both student and professor are recognized as having expertise. As I review evaluations of alternative break participants, I am struck by how the learning experience becomes connected to the possibility that they can effect change in society. The tenets of faith that are reinforced are numerous. In addition to possibly discerning their “call” or vocation in life, justice is understood as

systemic in contrast to charity, thus love becomes a way to publicly affirm social change with compassion — an ability to “suffer with others.” Faith becomes a verb that describes how one makes sense of life. It changes as one understands one’s life as a gift and with a sense of “grace” can accept the past as a way to learn. “Journey” as a metaphor may be discovered as they have a change in perspective on social and political issues or a new appreciation of living interdependent with the earth is acknowledged. Journey as liberation gains new relevance. One can be “reborn,” not in the sense of suddenly being “saved” and protected from life, but in being drawn into the midst of living where the sacred and secular are mixed and the Holy is present. — Send e-mail to Thad Holcombe at ecmku@ku.edu.

Send your questions about faith and spiritual issues for our religion columnists to religion@ ljworld.com.

Participants consider how their presence is felt in the lives of others By Jeff Miller

In a classroom setting, it is common that we lose sight of the fact that human reactions to mass social currents do not emerge from a vacuum outside of our kin, but from the collective behaviors of individuals negotiating the parameters of their lived environments guided by the prefer- Miller ences, needs and desires that all humans build up over their lifetimes. Alternative breaks draw us out of the university and remind us that neoliberal economic policy and urban migration are not the stuff of term papers and databases, but massive categories of policy and decision-making that trickle down to shape human experiences. Engaged with populations marginalized by these processes often treated as

theory, the separation that so often exists between academia and emotion dissolves. Indifference to those structural inequalities observed grows impossible unless one regards their host-community as standing outside of that human circle worthy of dignity and fair treatment — and the very structure of these programs works to dissolve the thought. More often than not, members of host-communities feed and house us. Come sunrise, we sit together and receive their sustenance into our bodies; come sunset, they receive us into their homes. As in all good human interaction, shared interest is discovered, mutual understanding of lifestyle and behavior thickens and empathy arises. A more subtle picture of those relevant political and economic structures reviewed in the classroom embeds itself in all five senses, for we see how these processes are made manifest in the family structures, culinary traditions, and social lives of all involved. A

The Vinland FCE will meet at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Vinland United Methodist Church, 1724 N. 692 Road, Baldwin City. The lesson, “Scraps to Treasures-Rag Rugs” will be given by Lola Ford. Hostesses will be Elizabeth Hemphill and Margie Schutz.

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oumy, Rebecca Feng, Abby Hosek, Arthur Hughes, Kelsey Jian, Rita Joseph, Mason Kelso, Amelia Murray and Dakota Wertin. Students performing at 7:55 p.m. include: Lydia Bulgren, Maile Hickman, Stephen Huan, Ben Katz, Nina Katz, Maggie Li, Yihan Li, Morgan Manger, Maria Matamoros, Sarah Mechem, Vivian Mechem, Laura Willoughby, Di Xie, Calvin Yost-Wolff and Spencer Yost-Wolff.

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It allows students a new opportunity to understand self, society The Rev. Thad Holcombe, campus pastor, Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave.: Alternative Breaks are often opportunities for university students to understand themselves and society in new ways. The alternative breaks sponsored by Ecumenical Christian Ministries at Kansas University are open to persons of all Holcombe faiths and those who have none. They are influenced by the “critical pedagogy” of Paulo Freire, an important educator of the 20th century who was an education adviser to the World Council of Churches. “Praxis” is therefore encouraged. It is a process of reflecting on the experience

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regard for the human sovereignty of abstracted “populations” has now flowered into regard for individuals with whom you’ve broken bread and shared conversation. Participants in these programs have just now picked up the right to vote and make their voices heard in our nation’s legislative process — the contact made possible by alternative break programs is essential in expanding our understanding of human community, imparting relevance to our study, and leaving us with the knowledge that our direct action, or lack of it, echoes and comes to shape the life experiences, good and ill, of our human kin far removed from this Lawrence community. Be it obligated by faith or ethical imperative, we are made to begin the long process of considering how we would like to make this presence felt in the lives of others. — Jeff Miller is a Kansas University student and Alternative Spring Break participant. Send e-mail to Miller at j.lealand.m@gmail.com.

volunteer orientation, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. volunteer meeting, Cornerstone Southern Baptist Church, 802 W. 22nd Terrace. Sons of Union Veterans — Samuel Churchill Camp 4 — Lawrence, 6:30 p.m. meeting, 7 p.m. program, Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass. Guest speaker: Danny McMillen. Macs and More computer users group, 7 p.m., Independence Inc., 2001 Haskell Ave. Lawrence Corvette Club, 7:30 p.m., Tanger Outlet Mall, Suite 120, 1025 N. Third St. For more information, click on lawrencecorvetteclub.com.

Friday Recommended Reading, a book and discussion group, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 10 a.m., BridgePointe Community Church, 601 W. 29th Terrace. For more information, contact Nadine Snider at 8438697. P.E.O. Chapter GQ, noon dessert, 12:30 p.m. meeting at the Bonnie Lathrop, 5017 Jeffries Ct. Assistants: Judy Davis, Mary Glasnapp, Sharon Gernon and Madelyn Jenks. Program: Reports from interest groups, election and installation of officers, election of state convention delegate and alternate. Friday Afternoon Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center. Retired Eagles Activity Club, 12:30 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St. Carry-in lunch and cards. Over Forties Singles Group, 7 p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St.

Saturday Bushwhacker Breakfast Club, 7 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd St. Daughters of the American Revolution, Betty Washington Chapter, 10 a.m., American Legion Post No. 14, 3408 W. Sixth St., Lawrence. — Please contact Schnette Hollins at 832-7151 or meetings@ljworld.com to add or change a listing.

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Clouds breaking for some sun

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Breezy and warm with some sun

High 55° Low 28° POP: 5%

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High 61° Low 38° POP: 25%

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Wind NNW 7-14 mph

Wind E 7-14 mph

Wind SE 8-16 mph

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Kearney 47/24

McCook 51/24 Oberlin 52/24 Goodland 53/26

Beatrice 48/26

Hays 54/26

Manhattan Russell Salina 57/24 56/27 Topeka 56/30 54/28 Emporia 58/30

Great Bend 56/27 Dodge City 58/30

Garden City 58/27 Liberal 58/30

Kansas City 56/32 Lawrence Kansas City 56/30 55/28

Chillicothe 51/27 Marshall 54/32 Sedalia 54/33

Nevada 62/36

Chanute 61/34

Hutchinson 58/28 Wichita Pratt 58/32 58/31

Centerville 46/26

St. Joseph 52/26

Sabetha 48/26

Concordia 54/27

Oakley 53/26

Clarinda 46/25

Lincoln 48/24

Grand Island 48/24

Coffeyville Joplin 61/37 66/39

Springfield 62/39

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74°/32° 56°/34° 86° in 1916 -7° in 1998

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Washington 64/41

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Houston 75/59 Miami 75/59

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Kansas City 56/30 Los Angeles 66/52

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-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: As rivers rise today in part of the Northeast, causing moderate to major flooding in some areas, snow showers will stretch from the Upper Midwest to the interior Northeast. Rain and gusty winds will reach the coastal Northwest. Much of the Sun Belt will be dry and sunny. Today Sun. Today Sun. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Albuquerque 68 39 s 67 38 pc Memphis 68 54 s 66 44 r Anchorage 27 9 s 26 9 s Miami 75 59 s 78 63 s Atlanta 68 49 s 72 50 pc Milwaukee 38 25 sf 37 24 pc Austin 76 59 pc 74 59 c Minneapolis 32 18 c 35 24 c Baltimore 60 39 pc 56 31 pc Nashville 68 47 s 57 38 r Birmingham 70 49 s 67 50 pc New Orleans 70 56 s 73 59 pc Boise 52 34 c 55 38 pc New York 55 39 pc 53 32 pc Boston 52 38 pc 52 30 pc Omaha 47 25 pc 48 31 pc Buffalo 42 28 c 33 18 sf Orlando 72 45 s 77 50 s Cheyenne 46 25 pc 53 29 pc Philadelphia 58 40 pc 55 32 pc Chicago 45 25 pc 39 26 pc Phoenix 82 54 s 82 56 s Cincinnati 56 32 pc 46 28 c Pittsburgh 50 33 sh 41 24 c Cleveland 46 28 sh 37 20 c Portland, ME 48 31 c 48 21 pc Dallas 75 55 s 68 57 c Portland, OR 51 39 r 53 41 r Denver 56 28 pc 61 31 pc Reno 56 34 c 57 39 pc Des Moines 44 26 pc 47 30 pc Richmond 68 42 s 66 39 pc Detroit 41 26 sn 38 18 c Sacramento 59 43 c 62 48 r El Paso 78 47 s 78 43 pc St. Louis 60 36 pc 49 34 pc Fairbanks 18 -16 s 19 -17 s Salt Lake City 57 38 c 56 40 pc Honolulu 82 67 s 83 67 s San Diego 61 53 pc 65 53 pc Houston 75 59 pc 75 59 pc San Francisco 59 48 pc 61 50 pc Indianapolis 52 29 pc 47 27 c Seattle 50 36 r 49 39 r Kansas City 56 30 s 54 36 pc Spokane 46 32 sh 46 34 r Las Vegas 74 53 s 74 54 s Tucson 83 47 s 82 49 s Little Rock 70 53 s 66 49 r Tulsa 68 43 s 65 45 c Los Angeles 66 52 pc 70 54 pc Wash., DC 64 41 s 58 36 pc National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Pecos, TX 90° Low: Embarrass, MN 1°

WEATHER HISTORY The famed “Blizzard of 1888” peaked on March 12. The mammoth storm dumped over 4 feet of snow on parts of New England; 70-mph winds created rooftop-high drifts in New York City.

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Today Sun. Today Sun. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Atchison 52 26 s 51 31 pc Independence 62 36 s 60 41 pc Belton 57 32 s 53 36 pc Fort Riley 57 24 s 57 29 pc Burlington 58 31 s 57 37 pc Olathe 57 32 s 53 36 pc Coffeyville 61 37 s 61 41 pc Osage Beach 58 36 s 55 36 pc Concordia 54 27 s 53 31 pc Osage City 57 29 s 55 33 pc Dodge City 58 30 s 56 33 s Ottawa 56 30 s 54 35 pc Holton 54 28 s 54 33 pc Wichita 58 32 s 58 36 pc Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice.

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LAWRENCE ALMANAC Through 8 p.m. Friday.

Baldwin City event features screenings, 5K The 10th annual Community Wellness Festival in Baldwin City will be April 2. It will feature about 70 exhibitors — and free health screenings. All children will receive a free bicycle helmet as long as supplies last, and the first 200 attendees will receive a T-shirt. HEALTH The event, sponsored by Baldwin City Recreation Commission and Baker University, will be 9 a.m. to noon at the Collins Center on Baker University’s campus. A 5K run/walk will kick off the event at 8 a.m. at the Collins Center. The entry fee is $10 for individuals and $25 for families, and the registration deadline is March 25 at Baldwin City Recreation Office, 715 High St., or baldwinrec.org. For more information, contact Debbie Guenther, coordinator of health and counseling services, at (785) 594-8409 or debbie.guenther@bakeru .edu.

Red Dog’s Dog Days winter workout, 7:30 a.m., meet in the parking lot behind KizerCummings Jewelry at Ninth and Vermont streets. “Eggs & Issues” breakfast with Senate President Steve Morris, R-Hugoton, and Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley, D-Topeka, 8-9:30 a.m., Pachamama’s, 801 N.H Lawrence Kiwanis Club Pancake Fundraiser, 8-10 a.m., Applebee’s, 3900 W. Sixth Street. One Big Phat Sale, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Haskell Indian Nations University. Arts and Crafts Fair sponsored by Lawrence Parks and Recreation, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Building 21 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, 21st and Harper streets. First-Time Homebuyer Workshop offered by Tenants to Homeowners Inc., 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., United Way Building, 2518 Ridge Court. Daddy & Me Playgroup, Playing with Your Food, 9:30-11 a.m., Lawrence Public Library. Special ceremony honoring the passing of the Great War generation, 10 a.m., Liberty Memorial, 100 W. 26th St., Kansas City, Mo. Luck-of-the Irish Motorcycle Run, registration at 10:30 a.m., ride leaves at noon, Slow Ride Roadhouse, 1350 N. Second St. Cooking class: Medicinal Foods — Eat Your Way To Health, 2-4 p.m., The Merc, 901 Iowa. Americana Music Academy Saturday Jam, 3 p.m., Americana Music Academy, 1419 Mass. Artist reception for Hawaiian Kine by Jennifer Joie Webster, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Do’s Deluxe, 416 E. Ninth St. Rice and Beans Fundraising Dinner, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., ECM, 1204 Oread Ave. Norma Jean with Stick To Your Guns, Impending Doom, Of Legends, 7 p.m., the Bottleneck, 727 N.H. Youth Ballet Company presents “Alice in Wonderland,” 7 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. BRC, 7 p.m., Ingredient, 947 Mass. Jeff Nelson & the Secrets, 7 p.m., Slow Ride Roadhouse, 1350 N. Third St. Third International Film Festival, 7 p.m., Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd. Karaoke at T’s, 9 p.m., Henry T’s, 3520 W. Sixth St. The Club with DJ ParLé, 10 p.m., Fatso’s, 1016 Mass. Wheatfield Rebellion, 10 p.m., Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.

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Cooking class: Thai Curries: Red, Green and Panang, 1:30 3 p.m., Bay Leaf, 717 Mass. Carnival of the Animals and Peter and the Wolf, 2:30 p.m., Lied Center Youth Ballet Company presents “Alice in Wonderland,” 2 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Lawrence Youth Symphony, 2 p.m., Central Junior High, 1400 Mass. Hospital Ships, Nude Sunrise, The Great Valley, 6 p.m., Pizza Power, 1001 Conn. L.A. Fahy, Hit or Miss, 7 p.m., Henry’s, 11 E. Eighth St. Third International Film Festival, 7 p.m., Woodruff Audito-

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Fake Patrick’s Day Head to the Replay Lounge, 946 Mass., early (and we mean early by Replay standards) at noon for Fake Patrick’s Day, a benefit for the Social Service League. Featuring the KC Bear Fighters, MAW, Sadie Mae and DJ Wake Mitchell, the benefit promises more than an afternoon of entertainment, and in between shows patrons can enjoy bottomless biscuits and gravy until 3 p.m., Pop-AShot, the Oh!Snap! Photobooth and a variety of games. This would be a fun event just for the sake of it, but considering proceeds go to a good cause, you can buy that extra round guilt-free. You’re helping people after all. One $5 Bud pitcher at a time. rium, Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd. Get Up Kids, Miniature Tigers, Brian Bonz, 7 p.m., The Bottleneck, 727 N.H. Faculty Recital Series: Julia Broxholm, soprano, and Russell Miller, piano, 7:30 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall, Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive. Joie De Vivre, 7:45 p.m., The Granada, 1020 Mass. Texas Hold’em Tournament, free entry, weekly prizes, 8 p.m., The Casbah, 803 Mass. Smackdown! trivia, 8 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Speakeasy Sunday: A variety show and jam session hosted by Dumptruck Butterlips, 10 p.m., the Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass. Video Daze: SK8/BMX videos from the past, 10 p.m., Jackpot Music Hall, 943 Mass. The Noise FM & Antennas Up, 10 p.m., Eighth Street Taproom, 801 N.H. Karaoke Sunday, 11 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.

14 MONDAY City Commission candidate forum, sponsored by the Voter Education Coalition, 7 p.m., City Hall, 6 E. Sixth St. Cooking class: Even More Recipes from the Famous Moosewood Restaurant, 7-9 p.m., The Merc, 901 Iowa. Lawrence Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m., school district headquarters, 110 McDonald Drive. Eudora City Council meeting, 7:30 p.m., Eudora City Hall, 4 E. Seventh St. KU Tuba Consort, Thunder All Star Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., Swarthout Recital Hall, Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive. Open mic night, 9 p.m., the Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Dollar Bowling, Royal Crest Bowling Lanes, 933 Iowa, 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. Watch It Sparkle, 8 p.m., Jackpot Music Hall, 943 Mass.

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Human Eye, Ex-Fag Cop, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass. Railbird with Rex Complex, 10 p.m., Eighth Street Taproom, 801 N.H. Karaoke Idol! with theme St. Patrick’s pre-party,, 10 p.m., Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass.

AARP volunteer income tax assistance for low- to moderate-income senior citizens, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt., through April 18. Hawaiian Kine art exhibit by Jennifer Joie Webster, Do’s Deluxe, 416 E. Ninth St., through April 30. “Higher,” recent drawings by Michael Krueger, Wonder Fair, 803 1/2 Mass., through April 24. Lawrence Arts Center exhibitions: Roger Shimomura “Minidoka on My Mind” – Large Gallery, Roger Shimomura – Internment Camps Artifacts – Small Drawings of Jimmy Mirikitani - Front Gallery, through March 12; “Fresh Start. Works In Progress,” Lobby, through, March 11, Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. “Memories, Memoirs and Musings,” featuring artist Jennifer Unekis and the writings of Phyllis Copt and company, through March 20, 1109 Gallery, 1109 Mass. “Crossroads” Art at the Blue Dot, artists Robert Lundbom, Edmee Rodriguez, Ryan Hasler and Carol Beth Whalen, featuring photographs, drawings, prints, cards and painted gourds, Blue Dot Salon, 15 E. Seventh St., through April 28 “Blended Bits + Scintillating Symbols = JOY,” assemblages and paintings by Marsene Feldt, Lumberyard Arts Center in Baldwin City, through March 26. KU Natural History Museum exhibits: Bug Town, third floor; Explore Evolution, fifth floor; Mosasaur Munchies, self-guided tour; Darwin’s Journey, sixth floor. Museum open until 5 p.m. daily, 1345 Jayhawk Blvd. Spencer Museum of Art exhibits: Roots and Journeys, through spring 2011; Nature/Natural, through spring 2011, “That Invisible Dance: Art and Literature Under the British Empire from the 1800s to Beyond,” through May 22. Museum open until 4 p.m. daily, 8 p.m. on Thursdays, 1301 Miss. Lawrence Public Library storytimes: Toddler storytime, 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays; Library storytime, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Thursdays, 10:30 a.m. Fridays; Storytime in Spanish, 10:30 a.m. Saturdays; Family storytime, 3:30 p.m. Sundays; Books & Babies, 10:30 a.m. Mondays and 9:30 a.m., 10:10 a.m. and 10:40 a.m. Wednesdays, 707 Vt.

News of public events that you would like to be considered for the calendar can be submitted by e-mail to datebook@ljworld.com. Many notices for regular meetings of groups and clubs can be found in the Meetings and Gatherings calendar in Saturday’s JournalWorld. Events for that calendar must be submitted by noon Wednesday; the e-mail address is also datebook@ljworld.com. A full listing of upcoming events also is available online at LJWorld.com/events

Health Care Provider Open House April 15, 2011 • 3-7pm Visit Drury Place at Alvamar, Lawrence’s #1 retirement community designed for active adults. Learn more about the many agencies in our community that provide services to seniors striving to maintain their independence. Included providers are Home Health, Companion Services, Personal Care, Transportation, Respite Care, Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy, Hospice, Medical Equipment, Care Management, Audio Reader and others.


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Cottonwood Inc.’s Work Enrichment has openings for FT Direct Support Professionals. DSPs provide support for persons with developmental disabilities in work, community, & leisure settings. Acceptable driving record, valid driver’s license, HS/GED, able to pass background checks & drug test. $9.50/hr. Excellent training/benefits. Apply at: 2801 W.31st St., Lawrence. or www.cwood.org EOE

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Right at Home, an in-home care & assistance agency is accepting CNA applications for Lawrence. Individuals should have a caring heart & desire to care for the elderly, allowing them to live in their own home. Part-time, flexible shifts! Please apply at www.lawrencerightathome .com. RN/LPN RN/LPN Needed 8 Hour Shifts Great Wages & Benefits. KS License Req.- IV cert. preferred. Providence Place Skilled Nursing Facility C.M.A. Certified Medication Aides Need ed 8 hour Shifts Great Wages & Benefits. Experience Req. Providence Place Skilled Nursing Facility Fax 913-596-4901 plux@ppikc.com

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West Side location Newer 1 & 2 BRs Starting at $475 (785) 841-4935 www.midwestpm.com Lg. 2BR w/very nice patio. $630/mo.,water & gas pd. 9th & Avalon 785-841-1155

MUST SEE! BRAND NEW!

785-840-9467

Excellent Location 6th & Frontier

2BR & 3BR, 1310 Kentucky. CA, DW, laundry. $550-$750. $100/person deposit + ½ Mo. FREE rent 785-842-7644

Spacious 1 & 2 BRs Featuring:

2BR — 1030 Ohio Street. 1 bath, 1st or 2nd floor, CA. $550/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 2406 Alabama, in 4plex. 2 story, 1½ bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup. $550 per mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 2BR — 3423 Harvard, CA, 1.5 bath, garage, W/D hookup, DW, $550. 785-841-5797. No pets. www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR — 1016 E. 27th, 1 story, 1 bath, CA, W/D hookups, garage. $530/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 934 Illinois, avail. now. In 4-plex, 1 bath, CA, DW. $490/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

• Private balcony, patio, or sunroom • Walk in closets • All Appls./Washer/Dryer • Ceramic tile floors • Granite countertops • Single car garages • Elevators to all floors • 24 hour emergency maintenance Clubhouse, fitness center, and pool coming soon. Contact Tuckaway Mgmt. 785-841-3339

One Month FREE 2BRs, 2 bath

starting at $747. 2BR remodeled duplex. 2119 Limited Time Offer Pikes Peek. 2 Bath AC, DW, W/D hookups. $765/mo. no Free Carport, full size W/D, extra storage, all pets. Call 785-842-7644 electric, lg. pets welcome. 2BR — 1214 Tennessee. In 4- Quiet location: 3700 Clinplex. 1 bath, DW, CA. $450 / ton Parkway. 785-749-0431 mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com

Regents Court 19th & Mass

Furnished 3 & 4BR Apts August 2011 W/D included

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Ad Astra Apartments

1 & 2 BRs from $390/mo. Call MPM for more details at 785-841-4935

Aspen West

7 locations in Lawrence

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w/electric only, no gas some with W/D included

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Income restrictions apply EOH Sm. Dog Welcome

VILLA 26 APTS. Fall Leasing for

1 & 2 Bedrooms plus 2 & 3BR townhomes

& 3BR Avail. Now.

Move-in Specials!

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

2BRs - Near KU, on bus Duplexes route, laundry on-site, 1BR duplex near E. K-10 acwater/trash paid. No pets. cess. Stove, refrig., off-st. AC Management 785-842-4461 parking. 1 yr. lease. $410/ mo. No pets. 785-841-4677 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644 www.GageMgmt.com

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MARCH MANIA

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1BR for $599 + All utils. pd.& 3BR, $875/mo. Both w/ DW, W/D, parking lot, near KU & Preferred candidates downtown. Pet w/pet rent. should have an advanced 9AM-8:30PM: 785-766-0743 degree in the respective subject and relevant teaching experience. Teachers at Seabury are committed to providing NEW MOVE IN SPECIALS!! excellence in a supportive 1, 2, & 3 BR w/ W/D in Apt. and academically chalPool & Spa! lenging environment. Our teachers enjoy strong col- 2001 W. 6th St. 785-841-8468 legial relationships and www.firstmanagementinc.com thoughtful, engaged students.

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on select floor plans for Immediate Move In.

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HUGE Floor Plans & HUGE Specials at Trailridge and Graystone!

Also, Check out our Luxury 1-5BR Apts. & Town Homes! Garages - Pool - Fitness Center Ironwood Court Apts. Park West Gardens Apts. Park West Town Homes

3BR - 1000 Alma, 2 Story, 2 Lawrence Suitel - Special bath, DW, microwave, W/D Rate: $200 per week. Tax, hookup, CA, 2 car, 1 pet ok. utilities, & cable included. $815/mo. Call 785-841-5797 No pets. 785-856-4645 3BR, 1 bath. 831 Tennessee. Newly remodeled. CA, DW, Virginia Inn Microwave, W/D, & deck. Rooms by week. All utils. $1,260/mo. 785-842-7644 & cable paid. 785-843-6611

Bishop Seabury Academy, an independent collegepreparatory school in Lawrence, Kansas, serving grades 7-12, is seeking passionate and effective 1BR studio, avail. now 1712 teachers to fill several po- W. 5th, W/D on site, $400/ sitions for the 2011 - 2012 mo. Water, trash, basic cable paid. Call 785-564-9196 school year: Dean of Students & Humanities Teacher

Chase Court Apts.

Have a good driving record?

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or call 785-843-7700 to set-up an interview. Drug-Free Workplace Equal Opportunity Employer

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Full-time Loader Position

“Crown Toyota and Volkswagen Lawrence’s Largest Automotive dealers looking for sales consultants”

Ceramic tile, walk-in closets, W/D, DW, fitness center, pool, hot tub, FREE DVD rental, Small pets OK. 700 Comet Ln. 785-832-8805

Apartments Unfurnished

Leasing for Summer & Fall

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Cedarwood Apartments

2411 Cedarwood Ave.

Beautiful & Spacious

* Near campus, bus stop * Laundries on site * Near stores, restaurants 1BRs starting at $400/mo. 2BRs, 1 bath, $495/mo.

CALL TODAY!

Mon. - Fri. 785-843-1116

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Louisiana Place Apts

1, 2, & 3 Bedrooms

1136 Louisiana St.

via 9 community newspaper sites.

Clubhouse lounge, gym, garages avail., W/D, walk in closets, and 1 pet okay.

Spacious 2BR Available 900 sq. ft., $610/month

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Applecroft Apts.

19th & Iowa Studios, 1 & 2 Bedrooms Gas, Water & Trash Paid chasecourt@sunflower.com

2BR - Like new! Luxurious! 1 bath, vaulted ceilings, nice kitchen appls.,laundry rm., covered patio, lg. 1 car, lawn care. $725/mo. 785-393-4322 2BR - Older means more space! Split-level means more privacy! Central location, W/D hookups, $565 /mo. Sm. pet? 785-841-4201 2BR, 2 bath, 1 car, I-70 access. $730, well maintained! Sunchase Drive unit for August. 785-691-7115 2BR, 2719 Ousdahl, 1 bath, W/D hookup, microwave, garage w/opener, $635/mo. avail. now. 816-721-4083

* Water & trash paid.

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

2BR duplex, remodeled unit. New carpet, 1 car, W/D hookup, DW. No pets. Avail. now. $545/mo. 1021 W. 29th Terr. 785-841-5454

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DOWNTOWN LOFT

Studio Apartments 600 sq. ft., $660/mo. No pets allowed Call Today 785-841-6565

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3BR, Luxury, 2+bath, 2 car, FP, CA, all appls. W/D, Pets OK. S. Lawrence area. $950 /mo. Apr. 1. 785-865-8459

Townhomes 1, 2, & 3BR townhomes avail. in Cooperative. Units starting at $375 - $515/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) 1, 2, 3BRs NW - SW - SE $375 to $900/mo. No pets. More info at 785-423-5828 2 & 3BRs for $550 - $1,050. 4BR farmhouse $1,200/mo.. Leasing late spring - Aug. 785-832-8728 / 785-331-5360 www.lawrencepm.com Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644 www.GageMgmt.com


2C SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2011 Townhomes Houses 2BR, 2 bath, 1 car, FP, all appls. Spacious newer unit. No pets. $745/mo. Avail. Apr. 1. Call 785-766-9823

3BR, 1.5 bath NW of Lawrence. Finished attic, lg. yard, lawn care provided. $995/mo. 785-393-0399

2BR, 2 bath, 4959 Stoneback Dr. FP, W/D hookup, 2 car. Lg. kitchen & yard. Avail. Apr. 1 or sooner. $850/mo. Pets welcome 785-842-5414

3+BR, 2 bath ranch, 1741 W. 25th St. Open plan, laundry rm., bsmt. with FR, 1 car. $1,200/mo. 785-375-5200

2BR, 2 bath, fireplace, CA, W/D hookups, 2 car with opener. Easy access to I-70. Includes paid cable. Pets under 20 pounds are allowed. Call 785-842-2575 www.princeton-place.com

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes 2859 Four Wheel Drive

3BR, 1 bath, 2626 Maverick Lane. CA, kitchen appls., 1 car, fenced yard, storage shed, Avail. now. No pets. $800/mo. 785-979-4129 4BR, 2 bath lg. farm house NE of Oskaloosa. Office, pantry, DR. $750/mo. + deposit & utils. 913- 796-6642 4BR, 2505 Prairie Elm, Avail. May 1. 2 bath, 3 car. All appls., W/D. Yard w/shed. $1,425/mo. 785- 393-1138 4BR, new, NW, executive 2 story home. 2,400 sq. ft., 4 bath, 2 car, finished bsmt. $1,900/mo. 785-423-5828

Commercial Real Estate Sports Bar & +rill .or sale in Pittsburg5 6S

Furniture

Chair: Solid Wood KU Captain’s Chair. Beautiful, like new KU chair, great for home, office, or graduation gift. Sold new for $350. Asking $250 cash. Call 785-218-6876.

Couch for sale. 6 1/2 foot with wood trim, tan !"#$%& '()*& +& %$,-.-)$& %$-)/ color. $10.00 call Cheryl (01& -.$-%2& -33& 44562& +& -,)%& 7,/ (913) 724-1134 %)-(.%& 5& "88& %).$$)& ,-.9(01& )"& )*$& .$-.& "8& :3;1<& =">-)$;& '()*(0& +& #(3$%& "8& ?())%:7.1& Couch: Faux Suede Couch, @)-)$& A0(B$.%()C& / :"-%)(01& -0& brown in color, good condition, $100. $0."33#$0)"8&D2EFF&%)7;$0)%< Call 785-727-9107 @-3$&,.(>$&GHII2JFF< Desk. Includes keyboard !"0)->)&K"0C&LDMFN&M+M/DIFF& shelf, 2 drawers, 2 side ".&B(-&$#-(3&-)& shelves, and top shelving. -;$33-%$1-O1#-(3<>"# All shelves adjustable. $75. Call 785-331-7413.

EKORNES CHAIR

FALL Leasing Now & 1 Unit is Avail. Now!

5BR for big family, DW, W/D hookup, CH/CA, jacuzzi, 2BR, 2 bath, all elect., W/D, loft, more. $1,375/mo. Call lots of cabinet space, & 9AM-8:30PM: 785-766-0743 cathedral ceiling with skyBrand New 4BR Houses light . Water & trash paid. Avail. Now. 2½ Bath, 3 car Move In Special: $685/mo. garage, 2,300 sq. ft. Pets Antiques Pets ok. 785-842-5227 ok w/deposit. $1,700. Call 785-841-4785 Antique Marble Top table www.garberprop.com for sale. Marble top is approximately 21inches deep 625 Folks Rd., 785-832-8200 and 29 inches wide. $100 2BR, 2 bath, 1 car garage. Mobile Homes and make offer. Call 785-843-1212 to view

Baldwin City

Cedar Chest: Abernathy Cedar Chest, about 4’ long & 1.5’ wide, $100. Call 785-727-9107

Black leather, two years. Call 785-230-5376 Electric extra long twin bed, nearly new, new $1,000 asking $200. Lift Chair, ex. cond. $150. Please call 785-213-7736 785-213-2809

SPRING FEVER SALE. SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM. 1-1/2 Mile west of the Baldwin Jut. on Hwy 56.

Lawrence

ANTIQUES PLUS 50% OFF SALE EVERYTHING HALF OFF 547 Locust (North Lawrence) Hours: Friday & Saturday 10-5PM. Sunday 12-4PM. (Also Bebe’s Cottage Weekend) 50% off everything except jewelry and harvest table ($150). Lots of dressers, tables & chairs, desk & misc.

Time to clean out!

Refrigerator, GE Washer & dryer, Architectural salvage, Southern living at Home, Pampered Chef, Tupperware, uppercase Living expressions & accessories, 17 piece Willow Tree Nativity set (New in Boxes), Basketball goal, picnic table, youth bike, youth insulated bib overalls, oak church pew, antique oak rocker, pool table, Playstation 2, S’mores Christmas ornaments, gooseberry Patch cookbooks, Snowblower, Bakugan, Banzai water slide, boys Adidas & Sketchers shoes, women’s clothing, car seat, booster seat, and lots of misc items. Many items are New in boxes or very lightly used. everything in good condition and well cared for. 785-594-7561

Tonganoxie

Saddlebrook

Hide-a-bed: Nice, no tears, $100. Call 785-832-1961 anytime.

Overland Pointe

Kid’s Lang Armoire. Light 8AM - 2PM oak in color and in excelNOW OPEN Past & Present lent condition. If inter302 Shoemaker Way please call Treasures. Antiques, col- ested Tonganoxie, KS 66086 lectible and other unique 785-766-0404 Behind Gambino’s Pizza RENT TO OWN items. Now open in Eudora Rocker/Recliner: Leather, 3BR, 1989, very nice 14 x 729 Main Street Wed-Sat Over 1,000 DVD’s in Navy blue, good condition, 80, 1 bath. $225/mo. Gas- 10am-6pm Sun 11am-4pm $75. 785-838-0072 cases (Children, Family, light Village. 785-727-9764 2825 Atchison Ave., horror, Drama, Action) Stand: Solid oak bi-level Appliances Sat. 8-3 (50) Metal racks on rollstand with glass doors, Roommates ers with adjustable wire and adjustable shelves. Dryer: Kenmore Elite Gas $50. Call 785-331-7413. baskets on both sides Computer desk, 1BR avail. now 1627 W. 21st Dryer with Evenheat. (50”w x 56”h x 18” deep ). dressers, tables, Terr. Nice, sunny house , S. White. Makes small noise Lots of uses in garage, propane BBQ, of KU. Off-st. parking, W/D, when running, but works Lawn, Garden & shed, retail floor space garden supplies, CA. No smoking. No dogs. well. $75. Call 785-832-1922. Nursery anywhere you want building materials, misc. Cat ok. $350/mo. 1 yr lease. things off the floor. All utils. paid. 816-585-4644 Dryer: Kenmore dryer, less BarBQ Grill: Nice, Nations Largest Single aisle prevention than 5 years old, white, in- “Uniflame” $75. Please call loss security system 3BR avail. in 5BR, 3 bath cludes manual, $100.00 785-691-7554 Childrens works, wire baskets, DVD house close to KU, $375 - Call 785-727-9107 Consignment cases, clear VHS cases, 3 $400/mo. Very lg. BRs, FP, L a n d s c a p e A u c t i o n Event. wood bookcases, 5 file Washer: Kenmore washer, W/D, patio. 913-269-4265 March 19th, 10AM cabinets, 2 Zenith TVs, less than 5 years old, 474 N. 1950 Rd., Lecompton display racks, 2 Dell comwhite, includes manual, Come and join Baldwin City puters with Windows XP, John Deere 283C mower, $100.00 Call 785-727-9107 Just Between Friends 2 metal cash boxes, lots Gravely 250Z mower, Spring and Summer Sale 4BR, 2 bath townhome on Oster Toaster Oven. 6 slice Poulan XXV chain saw, of office supplies, hot cul-de-sac, avail. now. with removable crumb Timco 20 gal. gas powshot gun and sealer maMarch 11-13 W/D hookup, CA, garage & tray. Got a little over a ered sprayer, Brinley 25 chine, Steve’s Place deck. $1000/mo. year ago and has never gal. seeder, more. 31st and Louisiana 785-214-8854 been used. $40 If inter- Full list: www.billfair.com Hot Coffee from 8-9AM ested please call Friday $2 Admission Fee For Lease or Lease To Own 785-766-0404 Pushmower: 20” Brigg & or 2 Can Goods ALL AD3BR house, 2 bath, 2 car. Stratton motor, $50. Please MISSION FEES AND CAN New Construction. 506 Cordless Telephone & An- call 785-691-7554 GOODS ARE DONATED TO Santa Fe Ct., Baldwin City swering Machine. G.E. teleOUR CHARITY THE BAL$1,100/mo. 785-423-9100 phone & answering set ~ TUMBLING COMPOSTER. LARD HOUSE Or go to extra hand set ~ asking Tumbling composter Jbfsale/Lawrence to $20. call 785-550-4142 ($139 new) FREE if you print a free admission Eudora pick it up and haul it coupon. Coffee Pot. like new, was away with the NOT comHours are 8 am to 7 pm 3BR nice 1997 mobile home, $100. Asking $15. please posted content still inon Friday Sat. 8 am to 7 Pets 2 bath, new carpet, CH/CA, call 785-550-4142 side. Please call 785pm with 25% off most W/D hookup. $645/mo. + 842-6850 for more info. items Sunday 8 am to 5 Weimaraners For sale. Refs., deposit. 913-845-3273 Duel 4 cup coffee pot w/ insulated mugs. NEW, please pm with 50% off most CUTE!!! 2 Female Weicall 785-550-4142 items. We are the namaraners left. $250 a Machinery-Tools tions largest childrens piece. 785-841-1549 after consignment sale. Our 6PM. Wood Chop Saw. Baby & Children's items include childrens Hitachi-12” sliding comclothing from NB to junItems pound miter saw with ior sizes. Also maternity Care-Serviceslaser marker & digital clothing. We have a huge Bed: White bead board miter/bevel display. assortment of new and Supplies baby bed with mattress. Retail-$1,300. Interused cribs, strollers, and Very good Condition. $60 Eudora 55 and net-$650. will sell for toys. Some new in boxes. Training Classes - Lawrence 785-979-8054 Sarah. Over Community $485. Come in and shop with Jayhawk Kennel Club, 6 Income guidelines apply Like new in excellent us and sign up on our weeks - $70. Enroll online Blocks: Fisher Price. $99 Deposit SPECIAL shape call 785-843-4119 mailing list for a chance at www.ljkc.com “Peek a 1 & 2 BRs - start at low Infant/toddler ask for Robert to win a goody basket. Blocks” 33 piece set incost of $564. 785-542-1755 cludes storage. $15. call You don’t want to miss www.hillcrest@cohenesrey.com out on this sale. 785-842-4641

5245 Overland Dr.785-832-8200 2BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage. 2 & 3BR Townhomes, starting at $760/mo. Avail. Aug. Fireplace, Walk in closets, and private patios. 1 Pet OK. Call 785-842-3280 3BR, 2.5 bath, all appls. + W/D, FP, 2 car garage. Pet ok. 1514A Legends Trail Dr. $900/mo. 785-218-1784 Available now - 3 Bedroom town home close to campus. For more info, please call: 785-841-4785 www.garberprop.com LUXURY LIVING AT AFFORDABLE PRICES

RANCH WAY TOWNHOMES on Clinton Pkwy.

3BR, 1½ bath reduced to $750/mo., 12 mo. lease Paid Internet

1/2 Off Deposit 785-842-7644 www.gagemgmt.com

AVAILABLE NOW

3BR, 2 bath, major appls., FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505

BRAND NEW TOWNHOMES AT IRONWOOD * 3BR & 4BR, 2 LR * 2-Car Garage * Kitchen Appls., W/D * Daylight/Walkout Bsmt. * Granite Countertops Showing By Appt.

Call 785-842-1524

www.mallardproperties lawrence.com

Back from Maui and need to clean out and get the warehouse open. Come by.

GARAGE SALE SAT., Mar. 12, 2011

Tonganoxie Spacious 1, 2, & 3 BRs * 2 BR, 1,300 sq. ft. * 3 BR, 1,700 sq. ft. Kitchen Appls., W/D 2-Car Garage * Small Pets Accepted Showings By Appointment

W/D hookups, Pets OK

GREAT SPECIALS Cedar Hill Apts.

Crib Bumper: PBKid’s, light Equipment green chamois on inside, green gingham on reverse. Bedside Commode. Clean Like new condition. Match- and excellent shape. ing rug and crib skirt also $30/offer. 785-393-2599 available. $15. Call 785-841-7217.

913-417-7200, 785-841-4935

Fisher Price beauty salon set with chair, sink, curlers, curling irons, blow Office Space dryers, combs, and scissors. Very good condition. 1311 Wakarusa - office 785-979-8054 Sarah. $35 www.mallardproperties space available. 200 sq. ft. - 6,000 sq. ft. For details Flannel Board Set. lawrence.com call 785-842-7644 FELTKids Playhouse 22”by Call 785-842-1524 29” Playmat with 72 flanOffice Space Available nel playscene pieces. Colat 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy. orful and fun. $25. Call 785-841-4785 785-842-4641

NOW LEASING!

* Luxurious Corp. Apt. * 1BR, 1 Bath * Fully Furnished * Granite Countertops * 1 Car Covered Parking

430 Eisenhower Drive Showing by Appt. Call 785-842-1524

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PARKWAY 4000

CALL FOR SPECIALS!

• 2 & 3BRs, with 2 baths • 2 car garage w/opener • W/D hookups • New kitchen appliances • New ceramic tile • Maintenance free 785-832-0555/785-766-2722

PARKWAY 6000

• 2BR, 2. bath, Gas FP • Walkout bsmt., Balcony • 2 car garage w/opener • W/D hookups • Maintenance free Call 785-832-0555 or after 3PM 785-766-2722

Retail & Commercial Space 2859 Four Wheel Drive • Studio/office, Wi-Fi avail., private bathroom, 697 sq.ft. • Climate controlled garage — 503 sq. ft., shared bath 785-842-5227 for more info

Office/Warehouse

10,000 sq. ft. warehouse with 1,200 sq. ft. office on N. Iowa St., Lawrence. Lg. storage yard included. Call First Management, Inc. - 785-841-7333 or email bobs@firstmanagementinc.com

Office/Warehouse

for lease: 800 Comet Lane approximately 8,000 sq.ft. building perfect for service or contracting business. Has large overhead doors and plenty of work and storage room. Bob Sarna 785-841-7333

Sunrise Place Lawrence Sunrise Village 3BR, 1 bath, 2 car, lg. corner Apartments & Townhomes

½ OFF Deposit Call for SPECIAL OFFERS Available Now

2, 3 & 4BRs up to 1,500 sq. ft.

from $540 - $920/month

OPEN HOUSE 11AM - 5PM Mon.- Fri.

785-841-8400

www.sunriseapartments.com

lot across from elementary school. Lots of upgrades: newer Pella windows, roof, bath, more. Great home or investment -only $180,000. 785-841-9428

Mobile Homes OWNER WILL FINANCE 3BR, 2 bath, CH/CA, appls., Move in ready - Lawrence. Call 816-830-2152

Acreage-Lots

14 Acres, old homestead (no house) near Lake Perry, Old barn, utils., wooded w/ Houses deer & wildlife. Repo, Must 2 & 3BR Homes available. sell. Assume owner financ$800/month and up. Some ing, no down payment from are downtown Lawrence. $600/mo. Call 785-554-9663 Call Today: 785-550-7777 2, 3, 4BR Lawrence homes available for August. Pets ok. Section 8 ok. Call 816-729-7513 for details

Beautiful 154 Acres

1BR In N. Lawrence. Refrig., stove, carport. New paint & furnace. Energy efficient. $525/mo. Call 785-841-1284 Jefferson Co. on Hwy 59, N. of Oskaloosa, an hour from MCI. Terraced. Has Apartments, Houses & waterways & 2 ravines. 35 Duplexes. 785-842-7644 acres tillable; 40 acres of www.GageMgmt.com timber & brush, balance of acreage is grass. 1st Class, Pet Friendly All for only: $385,000.

Houses & Apts.

www.vintagemgmt.com 785-842-1069

Cars-Imports

Chevrolet 2009 Impala SS, V8 power, 5 year warranty, heated leather seats, sunroof, dual climate, GM certified, move fast it won’t last long, only $19,784. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Chevrolet 2009 Traverse LT, AWD, 5 year warranty, GM Certified, 3rd row seating, Only $26,412. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Chrysler 2009 300 AWD Touring only 30K miles, leather, Pwr equip, Black on Black, ABS, XM CD Radio, Premium alloy wheels, This is a lot of car! Only $17,921. STK#18863A. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Dodge 2007 Caliber R/T Hatchback, AWD to Conquer the Snow, 75K Miles, heated leather seats, CD player, sunroof. WON’T LAST LONG AT THIS PRICE! ONLY $10,984. STK#425542 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com DODGE 2008 Caliber SRT4, FWD, 6-SPD manual, Lots of power, Black on Black! Leather, Navigation, CD player, and so much more! WON’T LAST LONG, ONLY $17,995! 36K MILES, STK#12420A Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Toyota 2004 Camry XLE, ONE owner NO accident car in beautiful condition. Also have a 2003 Camry SE, loaded, two local owners. NICE. Check website for photos. Financing availaJohnny I’s Cars ble. 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 Rueschhoff Automobiles www.johnnyiscars.com rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Audi 2004 Allroad station wagon, AWD, Lots of luxury, heated leather, sun- Toyota 2009 Prius, Local roof, premium sound, and car, 50MPG, side air bags, more. Only 62K miles. Sage Metallic. Johnny I’s Cars $14,890. Stk#339561. 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.johnnyiscars.com www.dalewilleyauto.com

Garage Sale

Medical

LUXURIOUS TOWNHOMES

Cars-Domestic

412-477-9200, 612-810-9814

Car Craft Magazines, 64 issues, back issues from 1980 to 1992. Not chronologically complete. $20, must take all. 913-424-7132, in Lawrence. Double-Bowl Stainless Steel Sink. Standard-size, overmount, 4 cutouts for plumbing. $60. 785-331-7413.

Rummage and Bake Sale! First Presbyterian Church 2415 Clinton Parkway.

Friday, March. 11th, 8-4 and Saturday, March 12, 8-12.

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RV's Travel Trailer: 2009 Wildwood by Forest River. 26ft, w/2doors, Dinette slide. Rear bedroom w/door. Full Bath. Gas cook top, oven. Microwave. 2door refrigerator& freezer. Front couch. Awning. Electric hitch w/stabilizer bars. Lots of storage. Low miles. $14000. 785-865-2584/785-249-5738

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Buy Now to insure quality seasoned hardwoods, hedge, oak, ash, locust, Spacious 2 & 3BR Homes hackberry & walnut. Split, for Aug. Walk-in closets, stacked & delivered. FP, W/D hookup, 2 car. 1 20 Acre farmstead 10 mi. W. $160/cord. 785-727-8650 pet okay. 785-842-3280 of Lawrence near 40 Hwy. Pond & pasture. Additional acreage avail. - including Seasoned Hedge, Oak, Lo3BR, 1 bath, 1 car garage, Morton bldgs, barns, silos, cust & mixed hardwoods, fenced yard, lots of trees, etc. Owner will finance, stacked & delivered, $160. 3805 Shadybrook, quiet SW from $727/mo. No down for full cord. Call Landon, area. $850/mo. 785-842-8428 785-766-0863 payment. 785-554-9663

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Cars-Imports

Nissan 2006 Maxima SE only 46K miles, FWD, 3.5 V6, alloy wheels, sunroof, power seat, Very nice and very affordable at only $13,914. StK#15100. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Nissan 2004 Maxima SL, 75k NAV, Bose, Elite, SALE $11,900. View pics at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Scion 2010 TC with under 1000 miles! Super clean one owner, automatic. Why buy new? Awesome alloy wheels, 160W Pioneer audio, Dual moon roof. See website for more info and photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Scion 2006 XA Auto Pearl Blue Package III, Local car - great mpg. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 www.johnnyiscars.com 1994 Subaru Legacy, 4 door sedan, 4 cylinder, 5 speed, 230k miles, new clutch, runs & drives great, $1900, Midwest Mustang 749-3131 Subaru 2006 Legacy Outback Wagon, 1 owner, 57K AWD. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 www.johnnyiscars.com

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Crossovers Buick 2009 Enclave CX, FWD, 5 year warranty, GM Certified, Only 1 owenr, 35K miels, Only $27,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Chevrolet 2010 Equinox LT, FWD, 5 year warranty, GM certified, Only 1 owner, very clean, 14K miels, $22,845. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Chevrolet 2009 HHR LT,5 year warranty, heated leather seats, fire engine red, GM certified, FWD, CD player, and more! 32K miles! JVC stereo system, $13,756. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Ford 2009 Escape XLT 4x4, 1 owner, side airbags, SAT. radio, 6 disc changer. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 www.johnnyiscars.com

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from the tires to the roof from bumper to bumper. 0% Financing available on all service contracts No credit checks. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Honda 1993 Accord 10th Anniv. Black, 154k original miles, very nice!! $3,900 View pics at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Honda 2007 Element SC. Black, auto, low miles, side airbags. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 www.johnnyiscars.com Nissan 2003 Friontier super cab, 4x4, XE, off Road package, auto V6 nly 56K miles. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 www.johnnyiscars.com Nissan 2001 Pathfinder SE 4x4, Moon, Leather, 138k SALE $8,900 View pics at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Protect Your Vehicle with an extended service contract from Dale Willey Automotive Call Allen at 785-843-5200. Subaru 2006 Forester. AWD, side airbags, 67K, auto transmission, Twilight Pearl Grey. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 www.johnnyiscars.com

Volvo 2006 XC90, 4DR wagon, FWD, loaded, PW, PL, CC, Tilt AC, new tires, Nice $13,888. Stk # 4464 888-239-5723 All American Auto Mart Olathe, KS www.aaamkc.com

Motorcycle-ATV Honda 2006 CBR1000RR FOR SALE. In excellent condition. With 4742 miles. $6000/offer. Contact 913-231-9815/913-609-7784

Sport Utility-4x4 Ford 1998 Explorer Eddie Bauer. Clean, black, leather, michelin tires, moonroof, 4x4, Nice SUV, everything works! Good safe car for your student! 158K, $4,950. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

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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 its cars. Come see the difference! Call for Details. 785-843-5200 Ask for Allen. Jeep 2008 Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon, Navigation, heated seats, both tops, 1 local trade-in. Johnny I’s Cars 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 www.johnnyiscars.com

Mazda 2008 CX-7 Touring, 1 owner, FWD, SUV, only 32K miles, CD changer, AM/FM, tinted windows, roof rack, 785-856-0280 cruise, keyless entry, “We can locate any power everything, alloy vehicle you are looking for.” wheels, only $15,921 STK#14464. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Toyota 2003 Avalon XL Sedan. Luxury - Great condi- www.dalewilleyauto.com tion, V6, FWD, 4dr, AM/FM radio, CD player, Cassette We Are Now player, pwr windows, pwr Your Chevrolet Dealer. locks, white body, tan leather interior. 70K miles, Call Us For Your Service Or Sales Needs! $9,900. Private sale! This Dale Willey 785-843-5200 one won’t last long. www.dalewilleyauto.com 785-766-4055


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Truck-Pickups

Chevrolet 2007 Impala LT, 5 Year warranty, GM cErtified, heated leather seats, dual climate, Power locks/windows, CD only $11,650 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

GMC 2007 Yukon SL, 4WD, 5 year warranty, GM Certified, DVD player, heated leather seats, On Star safety system, Only $26,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2010 Malibu LTZ, 5 year warranty, FWD, GM certified, heated leather seats, very nice ride! 26K miles. $20,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Chevrolet 2007 Trailblazer LS, ONLY 35K miles, sunroof, front dual zone climate control CD PLAYER, Power Locks/windows and much more! ONLY $15,421. STK#371241 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Chevrolet Truck 2006 Silverado LT, Crew cab, ONLY 50K Miles, CD player, Dual zone climate control, AM/FM, Power Call and ask for details. ONLY $19,444, STK#10362 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Dodge 2001 RAM SLT, truck, extended cab, 1 owner, Only 13K miles! JVC stereo system.$13,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Vans-Buses Honda 2003 Odessey EX, pwr door, 114k excellent condition, SALE $8900 View pics at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Mazda 2003 B3000 2WD, pickup, V6, 5 speed, regu- Honda 2006 Odyssey DVD, lar cab, 80K miles, very leather, sunroof, 1 owner, clean inside and out, Ocean Mist Blue, 52K. Johnny I’s Cars $5,900. 814 Iowa 785-841-3344 Midwest Mustang www.johnnyiscars.com 785-749-3131

What is GM Certified? 100,000 miles/5 year Limited Power Train Warranty, 117 point Inspection, 12month/12,000 mile Bumper to Bumper Warranty. 24 hour GM assistance & courtesy transportation during term or power train warranty. Dale Willey Proudly certifies GM vehicles.

Vans-Buses

Special Purchase! 09-10 Pontiac Vibes, 4 to Choose from, Starting at $13,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Toyota 2009 Sienna LE 8-passenger van. Only 40K miles! Powerful 3.5L V6, FWD, ABS, traction control, stability control, PL/PW, Rear A/C, 6-Disc CD, MP3, new front tires, Power Sliding Door, keyless entry. Rear seat fold flat. Great condition, we just don’t need this much room! $17,900. 785-764-2642

Ford 2004 F-250 Lariat extended cab, V8 turbo diesel, 4WD, heated leather seats, only 64K miles, Auto Parts $20,415. Chrysler 2000 Town & Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Country LX with captain www.dalewilleyauto.com chairs, loaded, white Tire: Cooper Touring Tire CS4, size P205/65R15, exw/gray interior, $3,444. cellent tread depth. GMC 2008 Envoy SLT, 5 year Stk # 4396 Mounted on wheel from 888-239-5723 warranty, heated leather 1996 Toyota Avalon. You All American Auto Mart seats, wood trim interior, can have them both for Olathe, KS very nice ride, ONLY $10. Call 785-749-0670. www.aaamkc.com $21,995 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com GMC 2009 Sierra SLE, Crew cab, 4WD, 5 year warranty, cadillac certified, dual climate zones, CD player, Only $25,612. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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(First published in the Law- QUARTER (SW1/4) OF THE rence Daily Journal-World NORTHWEST QUARTER March 12, 2011) (NW1/4) OF SECTION THIRTY-SIX (36), TOWNSHIP Millsap & Singer, LLC THIRTEEN SOUTH (T13S), 11460 Tomahawk Creek RANGE TWENTY EAST Parkway, Suite 300 (R20E) OF THE 6TH P.M., Leawood, KS 66211 DOUGLAS COUNTY, KAN(913) 339-9132 SAS, SUBJECT TO THE PUB(913) 339-9045 (fax) LIC ROAD RIGHT OF WAY AND EASEMENTS OF RECIN THE DISTRICT COURT OF ORD BEING PARCEL 3A ON Douglas County, KANSAS THE CERTIFICATE OF SURCIVIL DEPARTMENT VEY RECORDED MAY 21, 2002 IN BOOK 817, AT PAGE CitiMortgage, Inc. 0424. Tax ID No. 200157, Plaintiff, Commonly known as 958 E vs. 1900 Rd, Eudora, KS 66025 Alberto Correa, et al. (“the Property”) LOT 27 IN ADDITION NO. 11, Defendants. MS#116671 IN THAT PART OF THE CITY OF LAWRENCE KNOWN AS Case No. 10CV544 to satisfy the judgment in NORTH LAWRENCE, IN Court No. 5 the above entitled case. DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANThe sale is to be made SAS. TAX ID #: N07796A Title to Real Estate Involved without appraisement and subject to the redemption for a judgment against dePursuant to K.S.A. §60 period as provided by law, fendants and any other inand further subject to the NOTICE OF SALE terested parties and you approval of the Court. are hereby required to plead to the Petition for NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, Douglas County Sheriff Foreclosure by April 25, that under and by virtue of 2011, in the District Court of an Order of Sale issued to MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC Douglas County, Kansas. If me by the Clerk of the Dis- By: you fail to plead, judgment trict Court of Douglas Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 and decree will be entered County, Kansas, the under- lcraft@msfirm.com in due course upon the re- signed Sheriff of Douglas Kristin Fisk Worster, #21922 quest of plaintiff. County, Kansas, will offer kworster@msfirm.com for sale at public auction Chad R. Doornink, #23536 MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC and sell to the highest bid- cdoornink@msfirm.com By: der for cash in hand at The Aaron M. Schuckman, Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 Jury Assembly Room lo- #22251 lcraft@msfirm.com cated in the lower level of aschuckman@msfirm.com Kristin Fisk Worster, #21922 the Judicial and Law En- 11460 Tomahawk Creek kworster@msfirm.com forcement Center building Parkway, Suite 300 Chad R. Doornink, #23536 of the Douglas County, Leawood, KS 66211 cdoornink@msfirm.com Courthouse, Kansas, on (913) 339-9132 Aaron M. Schuckman, April 7, 2011 at the time of (913) 339-9045 (fax) #22251 10:00 AM, the following real aschuckman@msfirm.com estate: ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF 11460 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Suite 300 THE NORTH HALF (N1/2) OF MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC AS Leawood, KS 66211 THE SOUTH HALF (S1/2) OF ATTORNEYS FOR (913) 339-9132 THE SOUTHWEST QUARTER CitiMortgage, Inc. IS AT(913) 339-9045 (fax) (SW1/4) OF THE NORTH- TEMPTING TO COLLECT A WEST QUARTER (NW1/4) OF DEBT AND ANY INFORMAATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF SECTION THIRTY-SIX (36), TION OBTAINED WILL BE TOWNSHIP THIRTEEN USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC AS SOUTH (T13S), RANGE ________ ATTORNEYS FOR TWENTY EAST (R20E) OF CitiMortgage, Inc IS AT- THE 6TH P.M., DOUGLAS TEMPTING TO COLLECT A COUNTY, KANSAS, SUBJECT DEBT AND ANY INFORMA- TO PUBLIC ROAD RIGHT OF TION OBTAINED WILL BE WAY AND EASEMENTS OF USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. RECORD. MORE ACCU_______ RATELY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: THE NORTH HALF (N1/2) OF THE SOUTH HALF (S1/2) OF THE SOUTHWEST

partners or in partnership; and the unknown guardians, conservators and trusATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF tees of any defendants that are minors or are under any MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC AS legal disability and all other ATTORNEYS FOR person who are or may be CitiMortgage, Inc. IS AT- concerned: TEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMA- YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED TION OBTAINED WILL BE that a Petition for Mortgage USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. Foreclosure has been filed _______ in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas by (First published in the Law- CitiMortgage, Inc, praying rence Daily Journal-World for foreclosure of certain real property legally deMarch 12, 2011) scribed as follows: Millsap & Singer, LLC 11460 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Suite 300 Leawood, KS 66211 (913) 339-9132 (913) 339-9045 (fax) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Douglas County, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT CitiMortgage, Inc. Plaintiff, vs. Donna S Beebe, Terry L Beebe, Cindy Kopf, Gina Snodgrass, John Cron, Terry Cron, Jane Doe, John Doe, Unknown Spouse of Donna S Beebe, and Unknown Spouse of Terry L Beebe, et al., Defendants Case No. 11CV121 Court No. 1 Title to Real Estate Involved Pursuant to K.S.A. §60 NOTICE OF SUIT 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

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YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition for Mortgage Foreclosure has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas by Public Notices CitiMortgage, Inc., praying for foreclosure of certain (First published in the Law- real property legally derence Daily Journal-World scribed as follows: March 12, 2011) COMMENCING AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF Millsap & Singer, LLC THE NORTHWEST QUARTER 11460 Tomahawk Creek OF SECTION 34, TOWNSHIP Parkway, Suite 300 13 SOUTH, RANGE 18 EAST, Leawood, KS 66211 OF TilE [THE] SIXTH PRINCI(913) 339-9132 PAL MERIDIAN; THENCE (913) 339-9045 (fax) SOUTH 88 DEGREES 17 MININ THE DISTRICT COURT OF UTES 43 SECONDS WEST ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF Douglas County, KANSAS SAID NORTHWEST QUARCIVIL DEPARTMENT TER, 1313.16 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; CitiMortgage, Inc. THENCE SOUTH 88 DEGREES Plaintiff, 17 MINUTES 43 SECONDS vs. Elizabeth E Clark aka Eliza- WEST, 377.47 FEET, THENCE beth Ellen Clark, Gary Clark, NORTH 01 DEGREES 15 MINJane Doe, John Doe, and UTES 42 SECONDS WEST, United States of America 617.58 FEET, THENCE NORTH Internal Revenue Service, et 43 DEGREES 25 MINUTES 34 SECONDS EAST, 457.56 FEET; al., THENCE NORTH 43 DEGREES Defendants 20 MINUTES 13 SECONDS WEST, 14.00 FEET; THENCE Case No. 11CV134 SOUTH 01 DEGREES 15 MINCourt No. 4 UTES 42 DEGREES EAST, Title to Real Estate Involved 976.76 FEET, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, IN DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS. Tax ID Pursuant to K.S.A. §60 No. 100278A05 NOTICE OF SUIT for a judgment against deSTATE OF KANSAS to the fendants and any other inabove named Defendants terested parties and you and The Unknown Heirs, ex- are hereby required to ecutors, devisees, trustees, plead to the Petition for creditors, and assigns of Foreclosure by April 25, any deceased defendants; 2011 in the District Court of the unknown spouses of Douglas County, Kansas. If any defendants; the un- you fail to plead, judgment known officers, successors, and decree will be entered trustees, creditors and as- in due course upon the resigns of any defendants quest of plaintiff. that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC the unknown executors, ad- By: ministrators, devisees, Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 trustees, creditors, succes- lcraft@msfirm.com sors and assigns of any de- Kristin Fisk Worster, #21922 fendants that are or were kworster@msfirm.com partners or in partnership; Chad R. Doornink, #23536 and the unknown guardi- cdoornink@msfirm.com ans, conservators and trus- Aaron M. Schuckman, tees of any defendants that #22251 are minors or are under any aschuckman@msfirm.com legal disability and all other 11460 Tomahawk Creek person who are or may be Parkway, Suite 300 Leawood, KS 66211 concerned:

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Games past, present, real and virtual dominate the weekend’s offering as March Madness looms and Daylight Saving Time begins. Jerry Trainor and Jennette McCurdy of “iCarly” fame star in the original madefor-TV movie “Best Player” (7 p.m., Nickelodeon). Episodes of “iCarly” (6 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.) precede the new offering. As on “iCarly,” there’s always a little cross-generational weirdness. Trainor plays a video game whiz who feels threatened by a younger rival (McCurdy). So he tries to throw her off her game by dating her mother. As I do whenever I see “iCarly,” I feel compelled to counsel Trainor’s character to grow up and find boys his own age to play with. ● The best sports documentaries are about more than the game. And “Runnin’ Rebels of UNLV” (8:30 p.m., HBO) is no exception. The film recalls the remarkable success of the University of Nevada at Las Vegas basketball team under its colorful, controversial and towel abusing coach Jerry Tarkanian. From the early 1970s to the 1990s, Tarkanian took a school with absolutely no presence on the national stage and put it at the center of NCAA basketball. The Rebels would go the entire 1990-1991 season without a loss before falling to Duke in the Final Four. Tarkanian would lead his team to a 509-105 record, astonishing by any measure. “Rebels” recalls the NCAA’s frequent and consistent efforts to discredit Tarkanian and his team for recruiting violations and other infractions. Rebel supporters argued that they were being singled out because of the school’s anti-elitist image and “Sin City” location. Tarkanian also had a habit of recruiting players with troubled pasts and for fielding teams with woeful academic records. Talk show host and Las Vegas native Jimmy Kimmel appears often to describe the thrill of the Rebels’ run. In a town that catered to visitors, Tarkanian’s team was one of the few things Las Vegas residents could call their own.

Tonight’s other highlights ● Country favorites perform their hits at an arena in St. Paul, Minn., on “Rascal Flatts: Nothing Like This” (8 p.m., ABC). Look for a guest appearance by Justin Bieber. ● Tom feels unwelcome on “Being Human” (8 p.m., BBC America). ● Aliens assault the Left Coast in the 2011 shocker “Battle of Los Angeles” (8 p.m., ScFy). ● Scheduled on “48 Hours Mystery” (9 p.m., CBS): A football star’s wife may hold the key to a woman’s freedom. ● Zach Galifianakis hosts “Saturday Night Live” (10:30 p.m., NBC), featuring musical guest Jesse J. Series notes A scientist slain on “NCIS” (7 p.m., CBS) ... A minor in medicine on “Harry’s Law” (7 p.m., NBC) ... On back-to-back episodes of “Cops” (Fox), a thriller in Amarillo (7 p.m.), Florida felons (7:30 p.m.) ... Winter frolics on “Wipeout” (7 p.m., ABC) ... Toxic shock on “NCIS: Los Angeles” (8 p.m., CBS)

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JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS For Saturday, March 12: This year, tension could build. Many of you will know the reason for this stress. Observe how you might say one thing but do another. Some people might act strangely, not knowing which voice to respond to. If you are single, you could meet someone through your family, roommates and/or around your home. If you are attached, the two of you might start to love nestling in at home. Gemini can create a lot of tension. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You'll Have: 5Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19) ★★★★ Don't be too serious. Your point can be made without a stern attitude. A conflict exists between what is being said and what people do. Tonight: Catch up on a friend's news. Taurus (April 20-May 20) ★★ A difficulty can become a drama if you don't stay anchored. You might wonder what is happening behind the scenes. Tonight: Browse at a favorite store. Gemini (May 21-June 20) ★★★★★ You might

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seem to be enjoying his life, and ask him to make an appointment to talk about it with his doctor. He could use some help.

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Dear Annie: I am 55 and have been in a relationship with “Don” for two years. Don was trying to fix up a friend, so he called this woman who used to be his neighbor 20 years ago. He told her he had a girlfriend, but said nothing about the fact that I was standing right there. She ended the telephone call with, “Love you,” and he mumbled softly back, “Love you.” He didn’t want me to hear. His defense was that he has known this woman for 25 years and she always ends her conversations this way and he just repeats it. He claims I am insecure. He says he only loves me and would never play mind games. He also claims this woman will always just be a friend and nothing more. I told him that out of respect for me, he shouldn’t have said “love you” back to her. At least he shouldn’t have tried to hide it from me. What do you think? — Doris

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Powerful quake, tsunami kill hundreds

Revitalization district sought downtown

By Malcolm Foster Associated Press Writer

TOKYO — For more than two terrifying, seemingly endless minutes Friday, the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in Japan shook apart homes and buildings, cracked open highways and unnerved even those who have learned to live with swaying skyscrapers. Then came a devastating tsunami that slammed into northeastern Japan and killed hundreds of people. The violent wall of water swept away houses, cars and ships. Fires burned out of control. Power to cooling systems at two nuclear power plants was knocked out, forcing thousands of nearby residents to be evacuated. A boat was caught in the vortex of a whirlpool at sea. The death toll rose steadily throughout the day, but the true extent of the disaster was not known because roads to the worst-hit areas were washed away or blocked by debris and airports were closed. After dawn today, the scale of destruction became clearer. Aerial scenes of the town of Ofunato showed homes and warehouses in ruins. Sludge and high water spread over acres of land, with people seeking refuge on roofs of partially submerged buildings. At one school, a large white “SOS” had been spelled out in English. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yukio Edano said an initial assessment found “enormous damage,” adding that the Defense Ministry was sending troops to the hardest-hit region. President Barack Obama pledged U.S. assistance following what he called a potentially “catastrophic” disaster. He said one U.S. aircraft carrier is already in Japan and a second was on its way. A U.S. ship was also heading to the Marianas Islands to assist as needed, he added. The entire Pacific had been put on alert — including coastal areas of South America, Canada and Alaska — but waves were not as bad as expected. The magnitude-8.9 offshore quake struck at 2:46 p.m. local time and was the biggest to hit Japan since record-keeping began in the

BOTTOM LINE City commissioners will consider taking the first step to creating a Neighborhood Revitalization district for a new downtown office building for Treanor Architects.

BACKGROUND Lawrence-based Treanor Architects is proposing to relocate its headquarters to a vacant building at 1040 Vt. The building would be renovated and a second story would be added. But Treanor is asking the city to rebate a portion of the new property taxes the improved property would pay. The city could use the Neighborhood Revitalization Act to rebate a portion of

late 1800s. It ranked as the fifth-largest earthquake in the world since 1900 and was nearly 8,000 times stronger than one that devastated Christchurch, New Zealand, last month, scientists said. The quake shook dozens of cities and villages along a 1,300-mile stretch of coast and tall buildings swayed in Tokyo, hundreds of miles from the epicenter. Prime Minister Naoto Kan was attending a parliamentary session at the time. “I thought I was going to die,” said Tokyo marketing employee Koto Fujikawa. “It felt like the whole structure was collapsing.” Fujikawa, 28, was riding a monorail when the quake hit and had to later pick her way along narrow, elevated tracks to the nearest station. Minutes later, the earthquake unleashed a 23-foot tsunami along the northeastern coast of Japan near the coastal city of Sendai in Miyagi prefecture. The U.S. Geological Survey said that after the initial huge quake, there were 123 aftershocks off Japan’s main island of Honshu, 110 of them of magnitude 5.0 or higher

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A tsunami that wreaked havoc in Japan following a magnitude-8.9 earthquake didn’t have much of an impact on Hawaii, said a retired Kansas University professor vacationing there. Rick Musser, who retired from KU’s journalism faculty in 2008, watched the news overnight from his hotel in Lahaina on the island Maui. Though guests on the hotel’s ground floor were moved to upper floors of the hotel and tsunami sirens sounded, Musser said he didn’t see any major damage from his hotel window or on the television news. He said it was basically a “nonevent.” “In the rooms, it’s been a reasonably quiet night,” Musser said. As of about 7:30 a.m. local time Friday morning (11:30 a.m. CST), authorities had not yet sounded an all-clear, but Musser saw hotel employees preparing to serve breakfast on the patio, and tourists were beginning to walk around on the streets. KU has 10 students studying abroad in Japan, said Jill Jess, a KU spokeswoman. Nine of those are in Tokyo, and the university had made contact with all of them and ensured they were safe. One other KU student is in Osaka, Japan, and the university had not yet made contact with the student as of Friday morning, but had contacted the school where the student is studying.

Proclamation

• Issue a proclamation about this Thursday’s 24th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade.

Consent agenda

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Police said 200-300 bodies were found in Sendai, although the official casualty toll was 185 killed, 741 missing and 948 injured. A ship with 80 dock workers was swept away from a shipyard in Miyagi prefecture. All on the ship was believed to be safe, although the vessel had sprung a leak

— Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Reporter Joe Preiner can be reached at 832-6314.

and was taking on some water, Japan’s coast guard said. In the coastal town of Minami-soma, about 1,800 houses were destroyed or ravaged, a Defense Ministry spokeswoman said. Fire burned well past dark in a large section of Kesennuma, a city of 70,000 people in Miyagi.

• Approve commission minutes from March 1 and 8. • Receive minutes from boards and commissions. • Approve claims. • Approve licenses recommended by the city clerk’s office. • Approve appointments recommended by the mayor. • Consider these bid and purchase items: a. A bid date of April 5 for roof replacement at the traffic building, 445 Miss. b. Award bid for two full-size pickups for the public works department to Olathe Ford for $22,676 each. c. Apply the city’s local purchasing policy and award bid for one half-ton pickup for the finance department to Laird Noller Automotive for $19,977. d. Award bid for phase one of the 2011 overlay program to Little Joe’s Asphalt Inc. for $474,189.94. • Adopt on first reading an ordinance amending eligibility criteria for serving as a member of the Electrical Code Board of Appeals. • Consider rezoning about 0.27 of an acre at 313 E. Eighth St. from RM24 (multi-dwelling residential) to CN1 (inner neighborhood commercial), submitted by John Flanders for R&B Holdings LC, property owner of record. Adopt on first reading an ordinance rezoning the property. • Consider rezoning about 3.47 acres at 4000 W. Sixth St. from PCD (planned commercial developmentMonterey Center) to CN2 (neighborhood commercial center), submitted by Allen Belot for Monterey Partners, LLC, property owner of record. Adopt on first reading an ordinance rezoning the property. • Approve a special-use permit for a drive-through window in a retail center at 4000 W. Sixth, submitted by Allen Belot, for Monterey Partners, LLC, property owner of record. Adopt on first reading an ordinance approving the permit.

• Approve a special-event permit for sale of Final Four merchandise from a tent at 2300 La. between March 27 and April 10, submitted by Gene Wayenberg, Sun Creation, with permission of 2300 Louisiana Co., LLC, property owner of record. • Approve a license agreement to install a small retaining wall within the right-of-way behind the curb at 333 Johnson Ave., requested by Diane Trybom. • Authorize the mayor to sign a letter of support for efforts to have Lawrence designated as a Runner Friendly Community. • Approve as community interest, a request from Friends of the Lawrence Public Library to place signs in various rights-of-way in an area bounded by Sixth and Ninth and Massachusetts and Tennessee streets between April 8 and 12.

Regular agenda

• Consider these items related to the Lawrence Community Shelter, 944 Ky.: a. Receive second quarterly report regarding the status of fundraising and construction progress for the Lawrence Community Shelter’s new permanent facility. b. Consider renewal of a specialuse permit and a request to increase the maximum occupancy year-round from 57 people to 82 people for the shelter, submitted by the shelter for James Dunn, property owner of record. Consider adopting on first reading an ordinance to renew the permit and increase the occupancy. • Consider these items regarding Neighborhood Revitalization areas in Lawrence: a. Consider referring the draft Neighborhood Revitalization Act policy to the Public Incentive Review Committee for review and comment. b. Consider referring to the Public Incentive Review Committee a proposal by Treanor Architects to establish a neighborhood revitalization area at 1040 Vt.; set a meeting for 4 p.m. March 29 for the committee to consider the proposal; set a public hearing for April 5 to consider the request.

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Lawrence High School has announced its first-semester 2010-11 honor rolls. To be eliOsaka avoided major gible for the honor roll, a stutsunami damage, and Jess dent must obtain at least a 3.5 said that there was no reason grade-point average. to believe the student studying there was in any danger. SENIORS Lindsey Alderman, Ty Aldridge, Osaka is southwest of Tokyo; the earthquake’s epicenter Maddelyn Bailey, Taylor Baloga, was about 200 miles north of Morgan Banning, Kristen Bell, Stephen Bell, Ellen Bentley, Ellena the Japanese capital. Berland, Grace Bova, Jasmine Brown,

Sister city Lawrence’s sister city of Hiratsuka, Japan, sits more than 200 miles south of the earthquake’s epicenter. Cathy Hilliard, whose husband, James, serves on the Sister Cities Advisory Board, said Friday their contacts in Japan had let them know they were OK. Hilliard said she was still waiting to hear from friends living about a half-mile from the coast. Bob Moody, a board member, said he e-mailed friends in the area and as of Friday evening had received one response. “That’s a little cause for concern,” he said. Moody said the family that contacted him was OK, though many in the city were understandably shaken. Phone lines, electricity and traffic signals were just a few things reportedly disabled by the earthquake. Some students couldn’t get home because of the traffic issues. “I wouldn’t want to be there,” he said. “It’s just a mess.” Moody said more information would likely be available as daylight hits the city. Hiratsuka is 13 hours ahead of Lawrence.

the property taxes. Under the plan, Treanor would continue to pay all the property taxes that currently are assessed on the building. But the city would rebate a portion of the tax bill that is over and above the current amount. Treanor is proposing that 95 percent of the new taxes be rebated initially, and that the rebate amount gradually falls to zero by 2022.

OTHER BUSINESS

ABOVE, part of houses are swallowed by tsunami burn in Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture (state), after Japan was struck by a strong earthquake off its northeastern coast Friday. AT RIGHT, tsunami waves swirl near a port in Oarai, Ibaraki Prefecture on Friday. The magnitude-8.9 quake ranked as the fifth-largest in the world since 1900.

City contacts believed unscathed on Pacific Rim By Andy Hyland and Joe Preiner

Agenda highlights • 6:35 p.m. Tuesday • City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets • Knology Channel 25 • Meeting documents online at lawrenceks.org

Tara Bryant, Meredith Burke, Nicole Burkhart, Bailey Bussinger, Mei Butler, Felicia Campfield, Erin Carbrey, Tess Carpenter, Kylee Carter, Jason Chang, Whitney Chase, Kaitlin Chichester, Jihyok Choi, Grace Clark, Mary Coldsnow, Emily Davidson, Delaney Dieker, Orion Dollar, Allison Edmonds, Trent Edwards, Andrew Ellis, Carrick Finnegan, Megan Fleming, Travis Freese, Tess Frydman, Stephanie Gage, Christopher Gaston, Matthew Germain, Morgan Green, Anna Groenhagen, David Hammack, Yixuan Han, Zoey Hearn Feldman, Kirstyn Heine, Tori Henderson, Jeffrey Hermesch, Erica Hernly, Kristopher Hilding, Sarah Hirschey, Colin Hughes, Robert Hughes, Casey Hutchins, Max Iverson, Masarra Jirjis, Ulrich Johanning, Emily Johnson, Ross Johnson, Samantha Johnson, Anna Karnysheva, Rachel Kelly, Myoung Kyeu Kim, Sara King, Daniel Knight, Kelly Latham, Alexander Laughlin, Ji Yeon Lee, Eric Long, Nishta LongDasta, Kathryn Lunte, Morgan Manger, Lauren Massey, James Mather IV, Joseph Matthews, Allison Mayer, Paul Meissbach, Grace Miller, Kiely Mosiman, Emmi Murao, Mckayla Murphy, Phebe Myers, Laurel Nagengast, Mallory Neet, Stephen Obiefule, Molly Olson-Kelly, Neel Patel, Julia Payne, Jonathan Pederson, Colton Pedram, Mia Phillips, Joshua Purvis, Brittany Ray, Emma Reaney, Ava Regan, Ilan Rosen, Jerry Sakumura, Julio Salazar-Lopez, Helena Salt, Emma Salvini, Karisa Sanders, Alexis Scheibler, Connor Schmidt, Jessica Schwartz, Kelsey Schweer, Kendyll Severa, Apexa Shah, Samantha Sherman, Devin Shoemaker, Taylor Shuck, Nicolas Shump, Darrin Sorem, Natascha Spiridigliozzi, Barry Sprow Jr., Sarah Stuever, Christina Taylor, Kelsey Taylor, Brian Thimmesch, Jonas Upman, Bailey Vincent, Viktoriya Virstyuk, Garrett Wagner, Kasey

Waite, Adam Wangler, Amanda Welcher, Jacqueline Wells, Nolan Whipple, Ruby White, Leandra Whitson, Alexandra Wilke, Yuan Xu and Kenneth Zabel.

JUNIORS Alexandria Axlund, Madeline Backus, Anna Balmilero, Ngoc Banh, Rylan Bassett, Barbara Boswell, Megan Brock, Madeline Brunkan, Lauren Byrn, Nicole Carmody, Mary Claire Carter, Trevor Champagne, Truc Chieu, Tanner Click, Nicholas Cohen, Dallas Conway, John Cooper, Payton Covert, Alyssa Crider, Darinka De la Torre Castillo, Alyssa Denneler, Elisa Duell, James Duhigg, Connor Dyer, Laura Falkenstien, Amanda Fevurly, Noel Fisher, Lauren Fleming, Megan Flory, Bailey Frei, Jordan Gaches, Christopher Galbraith, Riley Gentry, Grace Goulding, Maxwell Griffith, Nicholas Haig, Wendybeth Hamm, Helen Hawkins, Kayla Hicks, Reid Hildenbrand, Steven Hill Jr., Blake Hocking, Shane Humason, William Johnson, Kelsey Kilburn, Anna Koppes, Tyler Kottman, Scott Lamb, Marten Laudi, Ashleigh Lawson, U Gean Lee, Pace Leggins, Jaclyn Long, Brian Loux, Rena Manixai, Kelsey McBride, Allison McFall, Kayla Miller, Jamison Montes de Oca, Forrest Munro, Alexandra Noller, Rosemarie O’Brien, Constantine Ochs, Ari PelliNilsen, Jacob Pfeifer, Abel Plotnikov, Adam Ramos, Kathryn Ratzlaff, Lawrence Ray-Morris, Anne ReedWeston, Katie Reynolds, Mallory Reynolds, Bailie Richards, Isaac Rinke, Tressa Ritchie, Adrian RiveraRodriguez, Emily Roberts, Anthony Rosen, Dale Roussel, Michala Ruder, Natalie Sauer, Ryan Schulteis, Isa Shariff, Samuel Sherman, Sarah Showalter, Betty Simpson, Nicki

Snodgrass, Cameron Solko, Joshua Song, Matthew Sutliffe, Jade Thompson, Leah Towle, Joshua Treff, Kyleigh Turner, Joshua Vokins, Jacob Von Feldt, Randall Walter, Caitlyn Wangerin, Maria Watson, Kaylee Wiggins, Natalie Wilkins, Troy Willoughby, Megan Wilson, Zachary Wustefeld and Aaron Zachary.

SOPHOMORES Justin Adams, Marisol Aguilar, Tristan Alfie, Allenea Anderson, Anessea Anderson, Brianna Anderson, Ashley Arnold, Kaitlin Ashcraft-Galve, Madeline Baloga, Catherine Bell, Patrick Bennett, Frances Berghout, Andrea Bolz, Marshall Bonham, Alyssa Bower, Tyler Bradfield, Jalyn Brecheisen, Erika Brown, Kharon Brown Jr., Tyler Burgen, Alexandra Carlson, Jacob Carnahan, Heather Cistola, Kelsey Consolver, Krista Costa, James Cummins, Matthew Day, Andrew Denning, Julia Drahozal, Adam Edmonds, Elbegduuren Erdenee, Francisco Esparza Jr., Thomas Ezell, Sandra Fangohr, Zoe Fincher, Lindsay Ford, James Fredrickson, Samantha Gantz, Caroline Gish, Trae Green, Katelyn Guengerich, Juliana Hacker, Hunter Hanshaw, Hunter Haralson, Ami Harvey, Dustin Hauptman, Hazlett Henderson, Lindsy Herd, Alexandra Hilliard, Drake Hofer, Katelyn Hogsett, Katrina Jacobsen,

Asaph Jewsome, Driskell Johnson, Katherine Karnes, Bray Kelley, Emma Kelly, Kristina Kennedy, Abigail King, Michael Latham, Alexander Lawson, Akram Laytimi, Yu Kyung Lee, Tessa Lieber, Chester Lindeman, Edward Loupe, Nathaniel Luna, Ella Magerl, Heather Martin, Sayde Martin, Luke Matthews, Erick Mayo, Mara McAllister, Emily McEntire, Kirsten McKay, Maria McLaughlin, Rebecca McNemee, John Meissbach, Taylor Moldenhauer, Emily Moreland, Grace Morgan, Conner Murphy, Thomas Nissen, Kathryn Noble, Daniel Norman, Emily Ortiz, Mackenzie Owens, Lauren Pauls, Atherly Pennybaker, Kara Poulsen, Julia Price, Alyssa Rabiola, Tara Rasing, Tia Raybern, Dalen Reed, Zoe Reed, Macey Rhoades, Gabriel Ridinger, Victoria Ritchie, Tiffany Robbins, Tricia Robbins, Miranda Rohn, Meghan Roush, Hailey Rubin, Haley Russell, Joseph Ryan, Morgan Schneider, Rachel Scrivner, Kylie Seaman, Yoonji Seo, Tess Seuferling, Joshua Seybert, Tiffany Smith, Kelly Song, Shelby Steichen, Katarina Sterbenz, Bradley Strauss, Christopher Stuever, Lucas Suchy, Sarah Sutterfield, Anna Taylor, Mallory Thompson, Timothy Thongone, Haley Tinch, Amber Travelbee, Brett Van Blaricum, Kendra Vantuyl, Scott Voigt, Emmett Wick, Derrick Williams, Shane Willoughby, Calvet Young and Lauren Zabel.


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