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Police calls to bars draw official scrutiny ——
Owners say numbers don’t tell whole story By George Diepenbrock firstname.lastname@example.org
ONLINE: Go to LJWorld.com for a complete list of calls at Lawrence bars and drinking establishments. Richard Gwin/Journal-World Photo
ALEX ROSS IS GRADUATING FROM KANSAS UNIVERSITY with a degree in communication studies. He started the Dance Marathon at KU, which benefits the Children’s Miracle Network, for which he has helped raise hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Senior leaving KU knowing that he made a big difference for kids By Andy Hyland email@example.com
Alex Ross figured he was doing pretty well right up until his sophomore year in high school. He had a great family, grew up in an affluent neighborhood, had a girlfriend and played every sport imaginable. “I had a picture-perfect life,” he said. But his life took a dark turn, and the graduating
Kansas University senior said it was a little girl with a big smile in a pink tutu that helped save his life. Ross said he was sexually abused his sophomore year and soon went into a deep depression. He initially hid the abuse from his family and friends, and several times he contemplated suicide and came close to going through with it. “I thought that nobody loved me,” he said. “That nobody wanted me.”
His family eventually hospitalized him. “I hated them at the moment, of course,” he said. “But if they hadn’t done it, I probably wouldn’t be here.” Still, he rebelled. Started hanging out with the wrong crowd. Got arrested. Began disagreeing with his parents on nearly everything. “I was an idiot,” he said. His life turned around after his sister invited him to a “Dance Marathon” at Vanderbilt University.
It turns out there’s not all that much dancing at a Dance Marathon event. It’s primarily geared toward children who are benefitted by the Children’s Miracle Network, an organization that helps children with debilitating diseases, birth defects, afflictions or handicaps. Please see GRADUATE, page 2A
The number of police calls at a handful of Lawrence drinking establishments in a recent 15-month period has drawn the city’s attention. Lawrence police and city attorneys have met with or plan to have conversations with owners of the five establishments with the highest number of calls — Abe and Jake’s Landing at 163; The Oread, which includes The Cave nightclub, 122; Tonic, 99; The Hawk, 93; and Cadillac Ranch, 91 — from January 2011 to April 1 this year. “It’s a serious issue. It’s serious for the patrons, serious for the employees and serious for the police officers that are called to respond to those situations,” City Manager David Corliss said. “We want to monitor it and respond accordingly. What comes of those meetings is the owner and operators indicate they have received the message and they’re going to work to try and respond. I’ve been pleased with the meetings and contacts to date. We’re going to continue to monitor it.” Abe and Jake’s owner Mike Elwell said
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City leaders to share details of recreation complex plans By Chad Lawhorn firstname.lastname@example.org
City leaders are hoping to unveil detailed plans for a multimillion-dollar recreation complex in northwest Lawrence at a public meeting in the first week of June. “We do want to get people’s opinions on what this project should offer, how it should function and who should operate it,” said Mayor Bob Schumm, who said an exact date for the public meeting hasn’t been set yet.
But city commissioners are poised to take a major step on the proposed public-private project before it receives that public input. Schumm Commissioners on Tuesday will consider approving a request to annex 146 acres at the northwest corner of Sixth Street and the South Lawrence Traf-
ficway to house the recreation complex and supporting retail amenities that could range from restaurants to a hotel. The annexation process traditionally is the point where discussions about extending city infrastructure to a site take place. Schumm said he had not received a detailed estimate on the costs to extend water service, sewers and city streets to the site, but said it had been described as a cost of “several million dollars.” Schumm also confirmed that
the current working agreement with a private development group calls for the city to pay for those infrastructure costs. A development group led by Lawrence businessman Duane Schwada has offered to donate about 50 acres to the city to house the recreation complex. But a condition of the donation, Schumm said, is the city extend the infrastructure to the site. Extending infrastructure to the 50-acre site essentially will bring the infrastructure to the
remaining 100-plus acres that will continue to be owned by the Schwada group. Schumm said he believes the deal is reasonable. “I think it is a fair deal,” Schumm said. “It obviously creates a benefit for the other property, but if we were doing this on our own, we would have to bring the infrastructure to the site on our own and pay to acquire the property.” Please see CITY, page 2A
Legislative leaders tell Brownback to veto tax cut By Scott Rothschild email@example.com
TOPEKA — Republican and Democratic leaders Friday called on Gov. Sam Brownback to veto a deficit-producing tax cut as the legislative session hit overtime with numerous major issues unresolved. “That would be the appropriate action,” Senate Presi-
dent Steve Morris, R-Hugoton, said about a veto. Senate Democratic Leader Anthony Hensley of Topeka and House Democratic Leader Paul Davis of Lawrence said the proposed tax cut was reckless and would require deep funding reductions to schools, assistance for those with disabilities and highways. They also said it would benefit the wealthy at the
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expense of the poor. Fiscal profiles of the tax cut by the Kansas Legislative Research Department projected budget shortfalls ranging from $242 million to $304 million by the time the Legislature meets next year, and $2.5 billion to $3 billion in 2018, which is an amount equal to nearly onehalf the current budget of $6.2 billion in state funds.
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But Brownback, a Republican, disagreed with the assessment. “We can make this work,” Brownback said. “This is a progrowth tax cut.” Through economic growth and tight control of spending, the proposal would balance, he said. Brownback said he would prefer a smaller tax cut that was produced by a House-Senate conference committee, but
said if he doesn’t get that bill, he will sign the larger one. The measures would lower income tax rates and eliminate taxes on nonwage income for nearly 200,000 businesses.
Republican war The political maneuvering employed by Brownback to get Please see TAX CUT, page 2A
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DEATHS Charlotte Ann Dickson Funeral services for Charlotte Ann Dickson, 75, Lawrence, KS, are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence, KS. She died on Friday, May 11, 2012 at her home.
Irving A. “Mitch” Mitchell Funeral services for Irving A. “Mitch” Mitchell, 69, Lawrence, KS, are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence, KS. He died on Friday, May 11, 2012 at his home.
Tim Allen Adamson Tim passed away in his family’s embrace on May 10 at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka. He was born September 1, 1952, to Dean and Florine Adamson and grew up in the Potwin neighborhood of Topeka. He lived on his beautiful land in Jefferson County north of Perry for most of his adult life. Tim leaves behind his daughter, Erin Adamson, son Skyler Adamson, former wife Charlotte Pessoni, and grandchildren Seimoah and Zulema Skeeling Adamson, all of Lawrence. He is also survived by his brother Bob Adamson and wife Kay, Topeka; sister Debbie Coniglio and husband Teddy, Fort Meyers, Florida; his nieces and nephews, and by friends who loved him. Tim loved to walk in
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the woods, grow vegetables in his garden, and cook up a mean batch of black beans. He loved deeply, and was deeply loved. A memorial to Tim’s life will be held from 1 – 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 20, at the historic Murphy-Bromelsick House in Hobbs Park at 10th and Delaware Streets in east Lawrence. Please sign this guestbook at obituaries.ljworld.com.
versity. She said Ross’ charisma helped attract several people to the cause. “Almost everybody who was involved with Dance Marathon would say it was because Alex Ross asked me to,” Drazen said. She said he really connected with the children at the event. “I think the kids especially give him hope that whatever he’s going through, it can get better,” Drazen said. His sophomore year, he devoted even more time to the cause. About 12 hours a day, he said. “I didn’t really go to class,” he said. “If the class required attendance, I went. Otherwise, I didn’t.” His grades predictably suffered. After that, Ross scaled back his involvement. But they raised $37,000 the second year. By the end of this year, the organization will have donated more than $150,000 to Children’s Miracle Network and raised an additional $50,000 for an endowed fund that will permanently support the organization on campus. After he graduates, Ross said he hopes to make a difference on all seven continents of the world. He’ll start in Africa for four months working with a nonprofit organization, and then it’s on to southeast Asia. He said he’ll have to tell his mother that, though, before she reads it in the newspaper. And he traces it all back to the girl with the tutu and the great smile. “It reminded me that there are people in this world with far greater needs than I had,” he said.
There are games, food, prizes and children from the participating hospitals who enjoy spending time with college kids. He remembered seeing that girl with the tutu singing on stage. She got done and everyone clapped while the girl beamed. “This is the very moment that changed my life,” he said. He decided to pour everything he had into starting up something similar at KU. Ross already knew he was attending the school. A friend was coming along with him, and Ross loved the Jayhawk. “It’s a great logo,” he said. He told his parents about his plans at the Vanderbilt event. They laughed at him. He was less than pleased. But he began to work to realize his goal, calling people in charge of registering new student groups before he even set foot on campus. His first year, he worked hard (about 10 hours a day, he estimated), and was able to donate about $20,000 to the Children’s Miracle Network. “My goal was a million,” he said. Ross said he was a real jerk (he used another word) his first year, and spent too much time micromanaging. He spent the summer backpacking in Europe and reading leadership books. Think “The Tipping Point” and “Five Dysfunctions of a Team.” Colleen Drazen served as the staff adviser to KU — Higher education reporter Andy HyDance Marathon before land can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at Twitter.com/LJW_KU. moving to St. Louis Uni-
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City commissioners are moving ahead with the annexation even though the necessary rezoning to allow the recreation complex is at least a month from reaching the city commission. Schumm said he wasn’t entirely certain why the two issues weren’t proceeding together. He also said he wanted to find out more information about what, if any, obligation the city would have to provide city infrastructure to the site, if the recreation complex deal fell apart. City Manager David Corliss
said if the recreation center project didn’t proceed, the city would not be obligated to pay for the extension of infrastructure to the site. Corliss said he’s recommending the annexation process continue on its current pace because it will keep the project on track, plus he said annexation at the location makes sense. “It is at the intersection of two state highways,” Corliss said. “It is a piece of property that needs to be in the city limits.” The annexation is not contingent upon the recreation complex moving forward. If approved, the property will become part of the city on June 4. Schumm, though, hopes the upcoming public
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Though they began their journeys at different points across the world — 63 different countries in all — the international students graduating from Kansas University came together Friday to be recognized for their accomplishments. A total of 338 international students graduated with a degree from KU this year, about 60 KANSAS UNIVERSITY of whom were recognized during Friday’s ceremony. “No one in this room has followed an easy path to an advanced degree,” said Susan Gronbeck-Tedesco, KU’s associate vice provost for international programs. Rachel Magario said she lived “all over” Brazil before coming to KU in 1997. “I’m a fossil,” she said. She’s celebrating two master’s degrees: a master’s in business administration and another in interaction design. That’s to add to her two bachelor’s degrees in communication studies and geography that she earned in 2004. Magario, who is blind, was hit by a car and had to undergo a kidney transplant in 2006. She was one of the co-founders of AbleHawks, a student group that advocates for students with disabilities. She said that while the campus was frequently unforgiving for people with disabilities, she
Regent to speak at KU commencement Tim Emert, vice chairman of the Kansas Board of Regents from Independence, is scheduled to speak at Kansas University’s commencement ceremony Sunday at Memorial Stadium. Every year, members of the board attend commencement ceremonies at the six regents universities across the state. Other regents will attend these ceremonies this weekend:
Kenny Wilk, of Lansing, at Kansas State University in Manhattan.
Fred Logan, of Prairie Village, and Christine Downey-Schmidt, of Inman, at Pittsburg State
Mildred Edwards, of Wichita, and Janie Perkins, of Garden City, at Wichita State University.
Robba Moran, of Hays, at Emporia State University.
Ed McKechnie, of Arcadia and the board’s chairman, at Fort Hays State University.
Dan Lykins, of Topeka, who is also on the Washburn University Board of Regents attended an event at Washburn Friday, and he said he will be traveling to Pratt this weekend for his grandson’s high school graduation.
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found the people of Lawrence and KU helped her have a great experience at the school. “In any other place, I might not have survived,” Magario said. Isaac Kanyama came to KU from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and will be going home with a doctorate in economics. He plans to teach in Africa, and said that while teaching at KU he picked up all sorts of skills and other things to take back to his African students. A Fulbright scholar, Kanyama also earned his master’s degree from KU. He said he didn’t have a choice in what school he attended — the Fulbright program made that choice for him. “I would say they made a very wise choice,” he said. Sarah Puña Valencia, from La Paz, Bolivia, grad-
uated with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and a minor in music. “I applied to many universities,” she said. “KU offered the best scholarship.” Unlike many of her classmates, she plans to stay in the United States. She’s applying to graduate schools (KU is on the list), and said she enjoyed her time at KU, and getting plugged into the Lied Center especially. “I just met the most wonderful artists there,” she said. KU Provost Jeff Vitter congratulated the graduates on their achievement and thanked them for coming to KU. “By choosing to study at KU, you have been a great gift to our students and our campus,” he said.
Senate leaders that if they voted for the larger tax cut to continue the process of negotiations, the bill CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A would not be approved by the House and sent to that larger tax cut on his him. Brownback denied desk and the fighting be- he made that assurance. tween conservatives and moderates in the Republi- Anti-Sharia law The charges and councan Party over legislative redistricting continued to ter-chargers were leveled cause bad feelings in the as the Legislature completed the 90-day session Capitol. “There is a war,” Morris and agreed to resume said. He said the Kansas work Monday. On Friday, with major Chamber of Commerce and others are trying to issues still up in the air, oust moderate Republi- state legislators approved cans like himself. “The measures taking aim at Isconservative wing of our lamic Sharia law and Unitparty would like to have ed Nations Agenda 21. The Senate approved a grand slam. Everyone a bill that bans Kansas would be lock-step.” Morris declined to say if courts and administrative he thought Brownback, a agencies from basing rulconservative, was directly ings on foreign laws or legal systems. involved. The measure doesn’t “I have my thoughts. I’d rather not comment,” mention Sharia law, but he said. Later, Morris said several senators said that that he “certainly under- was what they were conestimated what the gover- cerned about. “They stone women to nor was willing to do.” Brownback said, “I’m death in countries that not at war with anybody.” have Sharia law,” said Brownback declined to state Sen. Susan Wagle, say if he was happy with R-Wichita. “If you vote to Senate leaders, but later not adopt (the bill), it’s a in his news conference vote against women.” But state Sen. Tim Owhe praised the House and said the Senate had not ac- ens, R-Overland Park, said the bill was unnecessary complished much. Brownback was asked if because courts already are he had made assurances to ruled by United State laws
and the U.S. Constitution. He said the bill was based on intolerance and fear and would make people think only those with a Christian, religious-right perspective were welcome in Kansas. The measure easily passed, 33-3, after winning approval in the House, 120-0. State Sen. Marci Francisco, D-Lawrence, was one of the three who voted against the measure. Earlier Friday, the House gave final approval on a 76-41 vote to a resolution that says the state House recognizes “the destructive and insidious nature of United Nations Agenda 21.” The measure criticizes U.N. Agenda 21 as a covert plot to destroy the American way of life through extreme environmentalism, social engineering and global political control. Critics of the resolution described it as a rightwing conspiracy theory. Asked if working on anti-Sharia legislation and the U.N. resolution was an appropriate expense of time when major issues weren’t resolved, Brownback said the Legislature has spent much more time on taxes and the budget.
meeting answers many questions about the vision for the new complex. Detailed plans haven’t been released to the public, but discussions have included a 300,000-square-foot indoor center that would have at least eight gyms, a walking track, wellness center, food court and other amenities. In addition, a 15,000-seat outdoor track and field stadium that could host the Kansas Relays and other events has been contemplated. The city’s Parks and Recreation Advisory Board recently expressed a desire for more information about the project. In particular, board members said they wanted to ensure the project also could
larger desire to attract regional sporting events. “It simply must comply with the city’s needs as a neighborhood recreation center,” Schumm said. Commissioners meet at 6:35 p.m. Tuesday at City Go to LJWorld.com to Hall, Sixth and Massachu- see more responses and cast your vote. setts streets.
serve as a traditional West Lawrence recreation center, in addition to attracting regional tournaments and sporting events. Parks and recreation leaders told the board that figuring out who will control the schedule of the facility will go a long way in determining how useful it will be to city recreation programs. “Scheduling is going to be so important of an issue,” Mark Hecker, the city’s parks superintendent told the board. “We really need to get that issue figured out before it is determined who is paying for what.” Schumm said he’s convinced commissioners will insist that any plan be able to serve both the community needs and the
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Electronic recycling event slated for today The city of Lawrence is hosting an electronic recycling event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in the parking lot at Free State High School, 4700 Overland Drive. Items accepted include computers, printers, copiers, scanners, fax machines, televisions, video equipment, cellphones and other small appliances. There is a $10 fee to recycle computer monitors and a $15 fee for televisions, payable by cash or check, though other products will be recycled at no cost. Items not accepted include paint, motor oil, pesticides, fluorescent bulbs and large appliances. The event’s goal is to properly dispose of hazardous materials often found in electronics equipment. The recycling will be performed by Extreme Recycling. For more information, call 832-3046 or visit LawrenceRecycles.org.
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Coffin Sports Complex. “Some of you are future leaders.” Per Haskell tradition, graduates provided a brief statement read when their names were called. Some expressed lofty plans, such as “world domination” and “saving the world,” while several others used the opportunity to wish their moms a happy Mother’s Day. But for the majority Please see HASKELL, page 5A
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RANDI BEGAYE AND MONIQUE BURNSIDE, who is Miss Haskell, get ready to lead the commencement procession Friday for Haskell Indian Nations University.
Haskell awards record number of degrees at commencement
KU researcher wins $410K science award A Kansas University researcher is a recipient of the National Science Foundation’s Faculty Early Career Development Award. So-Min Cheong, an assistant professor of geography, will use the five-year, $410,000 award to further her research on how people and communities adapt to environmental change, according to a statement from KU. The award recognizes outstanding junior faculty members who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars. Cheong has been on the faculty at KU since 2005, serving in the geography department and in the KU Institute for Policy and Social Research.
Lawrence police are warning residents to lock doors and secure windows at night after a man apparently entered two homes early Friday as residents slept inside. Sgt. Trent McKinley, a Lawrence police spokesman, said officers and detectives were still investigating both burglary cases in which the man apparently entered unlocked back doors in southwest Lawrence. The first one was reported at 1:23 a.m. in the 4700 block of Ranch Court, west of Clinton Parkway and Inverness Drive. The second one was reported minutes later about a block and a half to the southwest in the 4800 block of West 25th Street, near 24th Street and Wakarusa Drive. McKinley said police think the two crimes are related. They have not yet released a
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Friday’s Haskell Indian Nations University’s Spring Commencement was a family dream come true for graduate Lois Stevens. Both of Stevens’ parents, Ernie and Cheryl, graduated from Haskell, as did her two sisters and two brothers. All also played basketball for the school. When Stevens accepted her American
Indian Studies degree Friday morning at the Coffin Sports Complex, she became the latest in her family legacy at Haskell, which actually began with her grandmother, who attended in the 1930s. “Everyone was waiting for me,” Stevens joked. “It’s a huge load off my shoulders.” Stevens, who plans to take a little break and then look at graduate schools, was one of 81 Haskell students receiv-
ing bachelor degrees Friday, while 106 students received associate’s degrees. It was the most degrees awarded in the school’s 128-year history. Haskell President Chris Redman’s message to the graduating class was clear: Celebrate your accomplishments and reflect on your time at Haskell. But look ahead. “Indian country needs you,” said Redman to a full house at
Economic council sounds good on paper, but is it smart? By Dolph C. Simons Jr.
Generally speaking, one of the important ingredients of a growing, forward-looking, prosperous community, no matter what its size, is a solid chamber of commerce, or some organization with the mission of promoting and championing the economic development of the community. Over the years Lawrence has had a checkered history of various degrees of success in the leadership and success of its chamber of commerce. Sometimes it’s been a matter of the level of leadership and commitment of those who have served as members of the board of directors. Sometimes it’s been a matter of who has been the president or manager of the chamber and other times the level of success of the chamber has been determined by officials in City Hall and those serving as city commissioners. Lawrence seems to be continually involved in the growthno growth debate, the involvement of various neighborhood
groups, and now groups or individuals who grade the excellence of the soil adjacent to the city to determine whether industry or manufacturing should be allowed to build on specific sites. Now there is serious discussion about changing the historic role of the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce. Chamber officials have hired a new president and CEO. Greg Williams is a “certified economic developer” who has compiled an impressive record in Missouri and headed the Springfield Chamber for 15 years. This has prompted a small group of city, county and chamber officials to propose a significant change in the role of the chamber and creation of a new “Joint Economic Development Council.” The chamber would be relegated to taking care of the usual and/or traditional chamber functions such as ribbon-cutting ceremonies, membership drives and making sure Christmas season lights are on up and down Massachusetts Street. The real
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heavy lifting would be placed in the hands of the new Economic Development Council — even more specifically in the hands of a three-person executive committee composed of the Lawrence city manager, the county administrator and the chamber CEO.
COMMENTARY They would be supported by an economic council to supervise a separate budget (from both private and public funds) to pay for Council efforts; make budget requests from both the city and county, and to recommend economic development policies. Those on this committee would include representatives from KU, the chair of the chamber, a city commissioner, a county commissioner, someone from the local bioscience and business technology program at KU, and three representatives from the business community appointed by the chamber CEO.
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Administrators from Eudora and Baldwin City would serve as nonvoting members. Looks good, sounds good and appears to be politically correct and safe. But it obviously is designed to neuter the chamber of commerce and place the real power in the hands of the new council’s executive committee. And inasmuch as city managers and county administrators serve at the pleasure of city commissioners and county commissioners, it still will be members of the City Commission and County Commission who will be making the decisions. Also, it is interesting to note some of those in the proposed senior and power positions also played a significant role in past years in turning down major industries, companies and/or employers who wanted to come to Lawrence to provide jobs, attract retail customers to Lawrence and add to the city’s tax revenues. It is hoped the chamber’s new president and CEO is a great success and can play a signifi-
cant role in getting Lawrence back to its position of leadership in the state in attracting new business, new industry, new residents and re-energizing the city. But how will the new development council deal with the long-standing and obviously powerful neighborhood groups and others who have opposed healthy growth and development in past years? This is a particularly interesting question when some of those who will be serving in major positions in the new joint economic development structure have not been champions of past efforts to attract and bring solid retail and industry to the city. Have they changed their colors in order to assume an even more powerful position? Will politics at the city and county level continue to determine Lawrence’s future? Best wishes to Greg Williams. Lawrence needs to regain its position as a progressive, visionary leader and a great place to live, work and play.
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Chancellor to bestow honors
Mother’s Day is this weekend, but when is Grandpar- By Andy Hyland niors who have firstname.lastname@example.org ly contributed to the unients’ Day this year? versity through campus Ten Kansas University involvement.
The Rusty Leffel ConNational Grand- students will be honored parents Day is on Sunday with 2012 Chan- cerned Student Awards, to cellor’s Student Awards Libby Johnson and Emily Sunday, Sept. 9. during the university’s Lamb, both of Lawrence, for students who demon140th Commencement. strate a The awards, which concern honor students’ academic, for furvolunteer and leadership thering accomplishments, are:
The Class of 1913 the ideAward, to Erin Atwood, als of the Topeka, and Greg Loving, university McPherson, for a graduatand higher KANSAS ing man and woman who UNIVERSITY education.
The show evidence of intelligence, devotion to stud- Caryl K. Smith Student ies, personal character Leader Award, to Ben and promise of usefulness Pyle, of Ames, Iowa, for a fraternity or sorority to society.
The Donald K. Alder- member who has demonson Memorial Award, to strated commitment to Julia Barnard, Lawrence, the KU greek, Lawrence SOUND OFF for a graduating senior and university communiwho has demonstrated ties. If you have a question,
The Agnes Wright loyalty to and interest in call 832-7297 or send the university and been Strickland Awards, to email to soundoff@ active in events and ser- Hunter Hess, McPherson, vices that benefit other and Megan Ritter, Overljworld.com. land Park, in recognition students.
The Alexis F. Dil- of their academic records, lard Student Involvement demonstrated leadership Award, to Paige Blevins, in matters of university Great Bend, and Amber concern, respect among Jackson, Kansas City, fellow students and indiKan., for graduating se- cations of future dedica-
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tion to service in the university. The winners are selected by a committee of faculty, students and staff and are drawn from nominations submitted by members of the university community. — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at Twitter.com/LJW_KU.
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description of the suspect. In the Ranch Court call, the residents awoke to find a man in the home. The suspect fled, and the residents called police. McKinley said that about 1:30 a.m. on West 25th Street, the residents awoke to find an unidentified man inside the home, and that one resident attempted to confront the suspect, who ran away. He took a small amount of cash during the second burglary. The suspect was not captured and remains unidentified. No one was injured in either case. “With the weather getting nicer, people oftentimes leave doors and windows unsecured for
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• Lawrence police were investigating a burglary early Friday at Radio Shack, 711 W. 23rd St., after suspects shattered a front window and stole cash and a computer, valued at $700, said Sgt. Trent McKinley, a Lawrence police spokesman. Officers responded at 4:07 a.m. Friday to an intrusion alarm at the business. Damage to the window and a display case were listed at $1,700. • Two De Soto teenagers are accused of stealing a truck and trailer and committing burglaries at several De Soto businesses earlier this week, said Master Deputy Tom Erickson, a Johnson County Sheriff’s spokesman. The teenagers who had also gone missing earlier in the week had taken a truck and trailer and drove to a relative’s house in Smithville, Mo., Erickson said, before officers were able to speak with them. The truck and trailer were stolen late Monday or early Tuesday from De Soto Feed and Grain, 8155 Hadley Road.
INJURY ACCIDENT Mike Coons, planner, Kansas City, Kan. “You can never know too much.”
• A male Free State High School student was injured Friday afternoon in an accident after school, said Julie Boyle, a Lawrence public schools spokesman. The sophomore boy rode his bicycle into the back of a vehicle. An ambulance transported the student to the hospital, and the school notified the boy’s parents, Boyle said. • Douglas County Sheriff’s investigators believe a 40-year-old Baldwin City man injured in a scooter accident had struck some potholes on a gravel road Thursday night.
PUMP PATROL Sean Heston, senior program manager, Lawrence “Live from your heart, not what from what people have told you.”
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— Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at Twitter.com/gdiepenbrock.
Christine Sciolaro, hairdresser, Kansas City, Kan. “Follow your heart.”
air flow,” McKinley said. “That always presents potential security issues and could allow easy access into someone’s home. We just want to stress that this is a serious situation, and we want to make sure everybody is taking the appropriate safety measures by locking doors and windows and using exterior lighting.” He said the department’s neighborhood resource officers can perform security surveys. To schedule one, send an email to NRO@lkpd.org or call 830-7408. Anyone with information about either burglary is asked to call police dispatchers at 832-7509 or Douglas County Crime Stoppers at 843-TIPS.
Undersheriff Steve Hornberger said Darrin Pease was not wearing a helmet when the crash occurred about 7:40 p.m. on an access road on the west side of the Douglas County State Fishing Lake just north of Baldwin City. Pease was flown by a LifeStar helicopter ambulance to Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan. Hornberger said a preliminary investigation indicates Pease was driving a 2005 Yamaha scooter on an access road adjacent to East 1814 Road when he struck the potholes and lost control of the scooter. Bob Hallinan, a KU Hospital spokesman, said information on Pease’s condition was not available Friday.
CONDITION UPDATE • Spencer Wilson, 17, a Free State High School junior, who was injured in an April 25 crash on North 1700 Road, which is an extension of Peterson Road, was released Monday from Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan., said Bob Hallinan, a hospital spokesman.
The Journal-World does not print accounts of all police reports filed. The newspaper generally reports: • Burglaries, only with a loss of $1,000 or more, unless there are unusual circumstances. To protect victims, we generally don’t identify them by name. • The names and circumstances of people arrested, only after they are charged. • Assaults and batteries, only if major injuries are reported. • Holdups and robberies.
HOSPITAL BIRTHS Kelsey and A.J. Henry, Lawrence, a boy, Thursday. Michael and Kelli Pfeifer, Lawrence, a boy, Friday. Katherine Stilley and Toby Brouhard, Topeka, a boy, Friday.
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The Kansas Supreme Court upheld the second-degree murder conviction of a 25-year-old Topeka man for shooting and killing another Topeka man in January 2006 in downtown Lawrence. Justices found two legal errors occurred in his trial centering on how jurors were instructed to consider “the degree of certainty” in testimony by eyewitnesses and comments a prosecutor made in closing arguments. But the Supreme Court found that the jury could not have been misled by the instruction about eyewitness testimony and that prosecutor Amy McGowan’s comments were “harmless.” A Douglas County jury in 2007 convicted Rashawn T. Anderson of second-degree murder for shooting Robert Earl Williams, 46, five times and killing him. He was also convicted of aggravated battery for shooting and injuring another man, Pierre Burnette, of Kansas City, Kan. The shooting occurred early on Feb. 5, 2006, on a downtown sidewalk after a hip-hop concert at The Granada, 1020 Mass. Witnesses at the trial said Williams, who did have a knife with him, was involved in several arguments earlier that night, and prosecutors accused Anderson of shooting Williams to prove to his friends he was “a big man.” Anderson’s attorneys had argued eyewitnesses did not properly identify Anderson as the shooter. District Judge Paula Martin instructed jurors they could consider “the degree of certainty demonstrated”
by eyewitnesses at the time they identified a suspect. Anderson’s appellate attorneys argued the instruction was unfair because it prompts the jury “to conclude that eyewitness identification is more reliable when the witness expresses greater certainty.” In the opinion released on Friday, the Supreme Court found Martin should have omitted that instruction, but justices ruled there was “substantial additional evidence implicating Anderson as the shooter.” Prosecutors presented evidence that Anderson’s DNA was found on the murder weapon and Anderson’s ex-girlfriend testified that he confessed to shooting Williams. In the opinion, justices found that McGowan’s comments were improper in closing arguments about Williams being able to get “redemption” through a possible guilty verdict and that Anderson was a “little, little man.” “But there was substantial evidence of Anderson’s guilt, and it is unlikely these isolated comments, which were in rebuttal and not part of an obvious pattern of misconduct by the prosecution, would have affected the jury’s determination,” Justice Dan Biles wrote in the opinion. Douglas County District Attorney Charles Branson argued the case before the Supreme Court. Anderson is also serving a prison sentence for firstdegree murder in a separate shooting in Topeka that occurred in July 2005, months before the Lawrence shootings. His earliest possible date of release from prison is in 2033.
PLEASE SPAY AND NEUTER! Each hour 5,500 dogs and cats are born in the U.S. One unaltered animal can produce thousands of offspring, and each year the Lawrence Humane Society is inundated with hundreds of unwanted puppy and kitten litters. You can help reduce pet overpopulation by urging your friends, relatives, and neighbors to spay and neuter their companion animals. It is safer and healthier for the animals and for the community. When funds are available, we offer financial assistance to those who cannot otherwise afford to alter their pets.
of the students, plans revealed an ambitious graduating class intent on following Redman’s advice. Graduates becoming teachers, heading to law school or graduate school, starting their own business or serving their tribe stepped up and received diplomas Friday. New graduate Joshua Woosypitti, from Anadarko, Okla., was still a little shaken up from the big event, hanging out with friends and family after the commencement. He was all nerves during the ceremony, he admits. “It feels good,” he said, then corrected himself. “It feels great.”
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CAPTURING SOME MEMORIES, from left, Eise Johnson and Jessica Lackey pose for a picture taken on a phone before Haskell Indian Nations University held its 2012 Commencement ceremonies Friday.
Five years from now? Woosypitti rattled off a long “It’ll be the same in that I’ll stay list of activities he was involved in on campus, such as the campus active in my community,” he said. newspaper and teaching tribal classes — something he’ll miss. — Reporter Shaun Hittle can be reached at 832He’ll head back to Oklahoma, 7173. Follow him at Twitter.com/shaunhittle. and run for tribal council, he said.
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POLICE CALLS TO LAWRENCE ESTABLISHMENTS FROM JAN. 1, 2011, TO APRIL 1 Six highest on the list:
Abe and Jake’s Landing, 8 E. Sixth St., 163 total; 1 alarm, 42 alcohol complaints, 29 bar checks, 2 bar closings, 26 battery calls, 12 building checks, 2 burglaries, 1 welfare check, 6 disturbances, 1 disturbance with weapons, 1 domestic incident, 1 found property call, 5 medical emergencies, 1 narcotics call, 3 noise complaints, 1 parking complaint, 5 pedestrian checks, 14 requests to speak with an officer, 2 thefts, 5 for trespassing, 3 public urination calls.
The Oread*, 1200 Oread Ave., 122 total; 8 911 hang ups, 1 alarm, 2 attempt to locate calls, 12 bar checks, 18 battery calls, 2 building checks, 5 welfare checks, 1 civil
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Wednesday that in the last six weeks he changed the venue, 8 E. Sixth St., to host only private events. For about two years, it had been open on Thursday nights to anyone 18 and older with a Kansas University ID. Elwell said a majority of the police calls were for alcohol violations on the property, and he said a significant number of the problems occurred in the parking lot, including at least one large disturbance, adjacent to the property. “There wasn’t any demand that we stop doing Thursday night or anything like that,” he said. “You could sense that we couldn’t monitor that parking lot.” Owners and managers of some establishments say they welcome the conversations to try to reduce the numbers, but they also contend the overall numbers don’t tell the whole story. “To me, they need to carefully weigh what these calls are to have a good understanding of why the calls were made,” said Nancy Longhurst, general manager of The Oread, a hotel and development at 1200 Oread Ave. that includes The Cave, a nightclub on the lower levels. “The reflection in that report is about bars and knowing that 70 percent come from the hotel is not a correct assessment of where the calls originated.” Longhurst said the total number of calls on the list for The Oread were skewed because it included everything that occurred on the hotel property, including medical responses, like for a woman who fainted in her room after a long flight or for an infant who had trouble breathing in a restaurant on the property.
Numbers The city released a list of the total number of calls for services to addresses at establishments with liquor licenses in Lawrence after city attorneys announced last week they were asking city commissioners to seek a suspension or revocation of the Taste Lounge, Bar and Grill, 804 W. 24th St., after three firearm-related incidents since October, including the March 17 shooting of a bouncer. A hearing on Taste is scheduled as part of Tuesday’s city commission meeting. Chad Sublet, an assistant city attorney, said Taste had the sixth highest number of calls on the list. But he said city staff members believed they needed to seek a revocation of Taste’s liquor license based on the three firearm incidents — a suspect has been arrested and
standby, 3 criminal damage calls, 5 disturbances, 3 domestic incidents, 1 fire call, 3 forgery calls, 17 medical calls, 1 missing child call, 1 noise complaint, 1 pedestrian check, 1 parking violation, 2 private tows, 20 requests to speak with an officer, 1 shooting, 1 suicide attempt, 2 theft calls, 1 threat, 10 trespassing calls.
Tonic, 728 Mass., 99; 6 alcohol complaints, 12 bar checks, 19 battery calls, 1 criminal damage, 4 welfare checks, 1 criminal damage, 13 disturbances, 2 domestic incidents, 1 found property call, 2 medical calls, 6 noise complaints, 2 pedestrian checks, 23 requests to speak with an officer, 3 thefts, 1 threat, 3 trespassing calls.
The Hawk, 1340 Ohio,
93; 21 alcohol complaints, 18 bar checks, 10 battery calls, 2 building checks, 1 welfare check, 2 criminal damage calls, 5 disturbances, 1 disturbance with weapons, 6 medical calls, 3 noise complaints, 1 parking violation, 2 pedestrian checks, 11 requests to speak with an officer, 1 sex crime complaint, 7 thefts and 2 trespassing calls.
Cadillac Ranch, 2515 W. Sixth St., 91; 6 alcohol complaints, 12 bar checks, 15 battery calls, 2 burglaries, 4 welfare checks, 2 criminal damage calls, 9 disturbances, 1 narcotics call, 2 parking violations, 6 pedestrian checks, 1 private tow, 15 requests to speak with an officer, 4 thefts, 11 trespassing calls, 1 public urination call.
charged in each case — and officials are going to comother reported incidents of pare the number of calls violence at Taste that were at drinking establishments, more severe than the five they need to figure out other bars or clubs that had a way to distinguish the higher overall numbers. number of calls between The city contacted and The Oread and The Cave, met twice with owners and which share an address. She operators of Abe and Jake’s said after reviewing the list Landing, 8 E. Sixth St. They of calls the city provided, it also met with Jonathan Da- appeared only about 35 ocvis, the registered owner of curred at The Cave and the Tonic, Cadillac Ranch and rest involved at the hotel. The Hawk. “Our No. 1 concern is A manager at The Hawk the safety of our guests,” said he was aware own- Longhurst said. “We are ership of the bar had met realistic, and we know with the city but that he that things do happen. But was not authorized to com- even one incident in our ment. Messages left for Da- mind is too many. Our vis were not returned. Cave managers always try Douglas County District to do the best job they can Attorney Charles Branson working in a nightclub ensaid even though many vironment, and our guests calls were not criminal in in The Cave are our No. 1 nature, such as alarms and concern as they are in the bar checks, he was con- entire hotel.” cerned about the number She said The Cave staff of batteries, disturbances members “have done a and alcohol violations at great job” with safety meathe bars at the top of the sures. They use security list. cameras and checkpoints. “I think it’s a very ap- They also work to conpropriate and responsible fiscate fake IDs and work action on the city to iden- with the ABC to try to tify these businesses that prevent underage drinkhave recurring issues and ing and attend voluntary see if the businesses will training sessions offered voluntarily work with the by law enforcement and city to try and resolve and state officials. reduce the C h a d number of Sublet, an Safety is not just c r i m i n a l the government’s assistant incidents city attorassociated responsibility, and not ney, said with their just the bar’s responpolice subusiness,” sibility. The patrons pervisors Branson are workneed to be smart as said. ing to figure E l w e l l well.” out a way to said most distinguish of the prob- — City Manager David Corliss in the future lems at Abe which calls and Jake’s originate at during that 15-month pe- the hotel and at The Cave. riod occurred on Thursday Longhurst said the city nights when it was open to should also likely consider the public to anyone 18 and the size of establishments older with a Kansas Uni- when comparing the numversity ID. He said the club ber of calls. The Cave has didn’t have major problems a capacity of 600 people, inside, but the list included making it one of the larg42 alcohol complaints at est venues of its kind in Abe and Jake’s, and Elwell the city. said those likely involved a patron younger than 21 Future Branson said the numgrabbing a drink once they were inside and received a bers show him that several citation by a police or Al- establishments are having coholic Beverage Control success in keeping their number of calls down. Acofficer. He also said many of the cording to the city, the avcalls likely occurred in the erage number of calls durparking lot outside, and ing that 15-month period bar staff members didn’t among the 120 establishhave authority to ask peo- ments was 19.8. “There’s a lot of good ple to leave. “I don’t know if every establishments on here incident could be attrib- that are being managed uted to people at Abe and in a way that they are not creating a bad neighbor Jake’s,” Elwell said. After having conversa- situation for them in the tions with the city about community,” he said. Rick Renfro, an owner of the parking lot and other issues, he decided six Johnny’s Tavern in North weeks ago to only be open Lawrence, 401 N. Second for private events, which St., and Johnny’s West, 721 has reduced the number Wakarusa Drive, said the type of clientele can deterof calls there. “It’s a very small group mine what types of issues that causes major issues,” a bar has. He said bars that Elwell said. “In our situa- attract younger people who tion, the problem’s solved. haven’t had much experiFor other places, one clos- ence on how to act when es, somebody else will in- drinking alcohol seem to herit that crowd, and they cause the most problems, will deal with the same is- so owners and managers need to be vigilant. There sues.” Longhurst said if city were 18 calls at Johnny’s in
Taste Lounge, Bar and Grill, 804 W. 24th St., 75 total; 1 alcohol complaint, 2 animal calls, 15 bar checks, 5 battery calls, 16 building checks, 1 criminal damage call, 1 welfare check, 1 civil process service, 6 disturbances, 1 disturbance with weapons, 1 domestic disturbance, 2 narcotics complaints, 5 parking violations, 9 requests to speak with an officer, 2 sex crime complaints, 1 shooting, 2 thefts, 1 threat, 2 trespassing calls, 1 public urination call. * The Oread address includes both the hotel and development at the address, including The Cave nightclub.
For a complete list of calls at all Lawrence establishments serving alcohol, go to LJWorld.com. North Lawrence and 11 in west Lawrence. Both were below average. “It’s a daily thing that anything can happen at any time when you’re dealing with alcohol,” Renfro said. “You just have to be on top of it.” Corliss said the city wanted its analysis to be data driven as they meet with bar owners and operators. He also said city officials generally were pleased with conversations they have had with owners so far and that they hoped it could increase safety and reduce the number of calls there in the future. “Safety is not just the government’s responsibility, and not just the bar’s responsibility,” Corliss said. “The patrons need to be smart as well. Hopefully everybody can continue to enjoy themselves, and we can have a good, safe environment. That’s what we’re after.”
Taste problems Although five other establishments or bars had a higher number of overall calls, Sublet in a May 2 interview said law enforcement and city staff members believe Taste Lounge has presented greater public safety concerns and that the calls at Taste were more violent. In a memo to city commissioners, Sublet mentions the three firearm-related incidents since October. Suspects have been arrested and charged in all three of those cases. But he also mentions other allegations, including the alleged rape in 2011 of a woman who was younger than 21 by a Taste employee in a VIP room and another allegation earlier this year in which three male employees of Taste picked up a woman at another drinking establishment after Taste had closed, took her back to Taste at 2:30 a.m., served the woman liquor “and proceeded to allegedly forcibly rape her.” In a letter to Taste’s owner, Lee Riley of Topeka, City Attorney Toni Wheeler said Riley had indicated at an April meeting with the city he had planned to cease operations at Taste before May 15. City officials on Friday said they had not yet received notice Riley had surrendered his liquor license to the state, and Doug Jorgensen, director of the Kansas Department of Revenue’s Alcoholic Beverage Control division, said Taste still had a valid liquor license. Jorgensen said if a license holder surrenders or has a license revoked, the establishment still could operate as a restaurant, for example, as long as it didn’t serve alcohol. — Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at Twitter.com/gdiepenbrock.
KU faculty members to be honored with distinguished teaching awards Six Kansas University faculty members will be honored Sunday at Commencement with distinguished teaching awards. The Chancellor’s Awards for Outstanding Classroom Teaching honor faculty from KU Medical Center. This year’s recipients are Won Choi, associate
professor of prevenfrom the Lawrence tive medicine and campus will also be public health; John honored. Timothy Dorsch, associate Jackson, assistant professor of famprofessor of chemily and community istry, will receive the KANSAS medicine; and Beth UNIVERSITY Silver Anniversary Levant, associate Award, which comes professor of pharmacolwith a $2,500 prize. ogy, toxicology and theraDonna Ginther, profespeutics. sor of economics, has won Three faculty members the Byron Shutz Award, to
honor exceptional teaching in economics and business. She will receive a $4,000 prize. Dave Tell, assistant professor of communication studies, will receive the Ned N. Fleming Trust Award, honoring distinguished teaching, scholarship and service. That award comes with a $5,000 prize.
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By Karrey Britt
Lawrence Memorial Hospital honored two nurses Thursday with its first DAISY awards for going above and beyond the call of duty in providing care for patients and their families. They were Cori Green and the late Debbie Toms. As the nomination letters were read, there were many tears among the dozens of staff and family members in attendance. Green’s nominee said: “She was so supportive during our father’s death and called me to encourage me to come in to be with my dad. She arranged my favorite beverage, iced tea, to be available in a pitcher in his room and she located some jazz CDs (my father’s favorite kind of music) and had it playing for my father when he died. “She gave my father excellent, proactive care and created a safe place for me during a scary time.” Green said she won’t soon forget her patient or his daughter. “I just kept encouraging her and telling her that she wouldn’t get this time ever again. I just tried to make the environment as comfortable as possible,” she said. She was humbled by the award because she knew there were a lot of nominations — 32 to be exact. “To think of everybody that was nominated and all of the people I have worked with, it just blows me away that I’ve been chosen,” she said. The other recipient was Toms, who died Aug. 12, 2011, from an aggressive brain tumor at age 58. She had worked at LMH for nearly 18 years, starting out in the intensive care unit. She worked as a clinical nurse for Cardiovascular Specialists of Lawrence when she received the devastating diagnosis. “We are better people because she inspired us. We watched the way that she was and we wanted to be like her,” said Sheryle D’Amico, vice president of the physician division. Toms was nominated by D’Amico and cardiologist Dr. Roger Dreiling. “It was Debbie’s nature to be compassionate and comforting with every patient and family she encountered,” they wrote. Toms’ mother, Nancy Boswell, and her older sister, Cindy Ford, accepted the award on her behalf along with her sons, Travis and Jarrod. Ford said her sister never complained or asked, “Why me?” “She just said, ‘God has his plan for me and I have to live it out,’” Ford said. “Debbie always had compassion for those suffering and wanted to make a difference.” The DAISY award is given in partnership with the DAISY Foundation, which was started in honor of J. Patrick Barnes, who died at age 33 of complications from an autoimmune disease. His family decided to honor him and the extraordinary nurses who cared for him by creating DAISY Foundation — DAISY is an acronym for Diseases Attacking the Immune System. The first DAISY award was given in 2001, and since then more than 1,000 hospitals and health care facilities in seven countries have adopted the program and recognized more than 8,000 nurses. — Health reporter Karrey Britt can be reached at 832-7190. Britt is editor of WellCommons.com, and you can follow her at Twitter.com/WellCommons.
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LHS students study energy consumption By Christine Metz firstname.lastname@example.org
Students don’t often get to use foot massagers or space heaters in school. But this week in Alan Gleue’s advanced physics class at Lawrence High School, that’s exactly what students were doing as they measured the energy consumption of all sorts of appliances. “When you are using stuff, you don’t actually think about its impact on the environment and how much it is actually costing,” junior Ella Magerl said. Because students don’t pay electric bills, they don’t often think about how much energy they are using. And that is one of the reasons Gleue ties energy consumption into the unit he teaches about electricity. Earlier in the year, Gleue brought in his home energy bill to show the students how electricity is paid for. And he also connected energy usage to
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MALLORY THOMPSON, LEFT, AND JULIA PRICE, both juniors, check out the heat coming from a light bulb during an experiment in Lawrence High School science teacher Alan Gleue’s classroom Friday. more than just money. “The more efficient it is, the less coal is being burned, the less CO2 that is in the atmosphere, the less global warming there is. We talk a little bit about that,” Gleue said. For one lesson, Gleue shopped at second-hand stores buying small household appliances like a George Foreman grill, lamp, curling iron, toaster, space heater, hair dryer and iron.
For some of the high school girls, the biggest surprise was how much energy hair dryers consume. “The small things that you don’t think use a lot of energy actually can add up,” said Shelby Steichen, another junior who was working in a group with Magerl. Last summer Gleue was one of seven high school science teachers and one community college profes-
sor who spent six weeks at Kansas University as part of the Research Experiences for Teachers program. The program, which is funded for three years through a $500,000 National Science Foundation grant, focuses specifically on biofuels and is centered on research being conducted with the Center for Environmentally Beneficial Catalysis and the Transportation Research Institute. Gleue studied ways to reduce energy consumption. On Friday, Gleue’s firsthour class was plugging in different kinds of light bulbs — an incandescent bulb, compact fluorescent bulb and LED — to see which ones gave off the most heat and light. Using a device that measures energy usage and working with a formula, the group also figured how much it would cost to power those light bulbs for four hours every day for a year. Here are the calculations that Gleue’s students arrived at:
60 Watt incandescent light bulb Cost of a four-pack of bulbs: $1.33 Lifetime: 1,000 hours Cost to power for a year: 15 cents CFL Cost of light bulb: $2.24 Lifetime: 10,000 hours Cost to power for a year: 4 cents LED Cost of light bulb: $50 Lifetime: 30,000 hours or 10 years Cost to power for a year: 3 cents From those numbers, both Magerl and Steichen agreed CFLs were the way to go. In fact, Magerl said she might consider replacing some in her home. “For instance, there is a light fixture in my room. They burn out and don’t last long. I change it all the time,” Magerl said. And that’s exactly what Gleue recommends.
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Federal President Barack Obama White House, Washington, D.C. 20500; (202) 456-1111 Online comments: www.whitehouse.gov/contact/ U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran (R) Russell Senate Office Building, Courtyard 4 Washington, D.C. 20510; (202) 224-6521; Website: www.moran.senate.gov U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts (R) 109 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, D.C. 20510; (202) 224-4774; Website: www.roberts.senate.gov U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp (R-1st District) 126 Cannon House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515; (202) 225-2715; Website: www.huelskamp.house.gov U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-2nd District) 1122 Longworth House Office Building Washington, D.C. 20515; (202) 225-6601; Website: www.lynnjenkins.house.gov
‘Finding Your Roots’ is must-see TV “Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr.” is another of the Harvard professor’s wonderful television series for PBS. This is “must-see TV” and a more than worthy sequel to three previous projects Gates has hosted about how some of us came to be what and who we are. In this latest 10-part series, Gates explores the genealogical and genetic history of a diverse group of people, from entertainer Harry Connick Jr. and Pastor Rick Warren to former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Brown University President Ruth Simmons. There are less famous people, but the famous get you hooked for the rest. As I wrote about the earlier series, “African American Lives,” which traced the African and slave roots of celebrities, including Oprah Winfrey and Chris Rock, Gates eviscerates any excuse for racism when he explores the lineage of the African Americans he interviews. That’s because the whitest and blackest among us are actually a mix of genes formed out of a racial melting pot that includes ancestors who were both black and white. It would be easy for Gates, whose political sympathies align with the Democratic left, to make these programs a partisan rant
It is also something rare for television today: a program that helps you truly appreciate the value of your own life.”
against historical and cultural injustice and the Republican Party. He avoids that temptation, letting the facts he and his team unearth speak for themselves. Gates has become a modernday Ralph Edwards. Edwards hosted a TV show in the 1950s called “This is Your Life.” On the show, childhood friends and long-lost relatives would surprise a famous guest and regale the audience with funny and heart-warming stories from the celebrity’s past. On Gates’ program, those relatives are long dead. They are ghosts who have faded through generations of family history,
leaving only stories handed down by word of mouth. One of the most poignant moments in the current series is when Condoleezza Rice learns about her great-grandmother, Julia Head. Through stories told by her family, Rice learned that Head was the child of a slave and a white slave owner. After a search of courthouse records in Greene County, Ala., Gates discovers documents that reveal Julia Head was just 4 years old when she was sold for $450. Shown the record of the sale, Rice soberly responds, “My great-grandmother was worth $450 to Mr. Head. Yeah, dehumanization. Just property.” Conservatives should love this series because it shows that despite incredible odds that argued against success, the subjects Gates profiles overcame overwhelming obstacles to achieve something significant. Long before the birth of our entitlement generation, we held these kinds of role models up to young people. The message was, “If they could overcome, so can you.” That’s what Rice’s parents believed. On “Finding Your Roots,” Rice said her parents told her that even though she might not have been able to drink a soda at the local Woolworths segre-
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Inconsistency To the editor: Surely I cannot be the only one who sees the glaring inconsistencies between what various city “authorities” say they want and what they do or don’t do. They say they want to encourage retirees to relocate to Lawrence. Yet one thing discouraging anyone of “mature years” from coming to the city is the absence of the simple amenities, e.g., wellmaintained and well-lit sidewalks to encourage healthy walking day and
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gated lunch counter in 1963, she could be president of the United States if she wished. She came close. In an age when we change homes and jobs many times during our lifetimes and families are broken up because of divorce and other factors, finding one’s roots is an important component to filling in one’s family tree. Who am I? Why am I here? Where am I headed? These are all fundamental questions to which every human being, regardless of race, gender or background, wants answers. Professor Gates provides these answers to the people he profiles, but his programs also encourage viewers to explore their own family histories so they can know more about themselves. If you missed “Finding Your Roots” or any of Gates’ other series, check your local PBS listings for rebroadcast dates or buy the DVD at www.pbs.org/ wnet/finding-your-roots. Your purchase will be worth the investment. This is some of the best television you’ll ever see. It is also something rare for television today: a program that helps you truly appreciate the value of your own life.
night, parks in all parts of town, not just the center, which provide places to sit and read without the din of baseball games or other kid-related activities, library resources easily accessible wherever one lives, and the like. Yet I read in this newspaper of a new skateboard facility, a sidewalk with automated lighting from campus to the downtown bars, a sports facility with an ice rink, permission to a developer to put sidewalks on only one side of the street in a new project, etc. Get real, be honest! Elizabeth C. Banks, Lawrence
For Israelis today, it feels like May 1967 again WASHINGTON — In May 1967, in brazen violation of previous truce agreements, Egypt ordered U.N. peacekeepers out of the Sinai, marched 120,000 troops to the Israeli border, blockaded Eilat (Israel’s southern outlet to the world’s oceans), abruptly signed a military pact with Jordan and, together with Syria, pledged war for the final destruction of Israel. May 1967 was Israel’s most fearful, desperate month. The country was surrounded and alone. Previous great-power guarantees proved worthless. A plan to test the blockade with a Western flotilla failed for lack of participants. Time was running out. Forced to protect against invasion by mass mobilization — and with a military consisting overwhelmingly of civilian reservists — life ground to a halt. The country was dying. On June 5, Israel launched a pre-emptive strike on the Egyptian air force, then proceeded to lightning victories on three fronts. The Six-Day War is legend, but less remembered is that on June 1, the nationalist opposition (Menachem Begin’s Likud precursor) was for the first time ever brought into the government, creating an emergency national-unity coalition. Everyone understood why. You do not undertake a supremely risky pre-emptive war
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without the full participation of a broad coalition representing a national consensus. Forty-five years later, in the middle of the night of May 7-8, 2012, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shocked his country by bringing the main opposition party, Kadima, into a national unity government. Shocking because just hours earlier, the Knesset was expediting a bill to call early elections in September. Why did the high-flying Netanyahu call off elections he was sure to win? Because for Israelis today, it is May ’67. The dread is not quite as acute: The mood is not despair, just foreboding. Time is running out, but not quite as fast. War is not four days away, but it looms. Israelis today face the greatest threat to their existence — apocalyptic mullahs publicly pledged to Israel’s annihilation acquiring nuclear weapons
— since May ’67. The world is again telling Israelis to do nothing as it looks for a way out. But if such a way is not found — as in ’67 — Israelis know they will once again have to defend themselves, by themselves. Such a fateful decision demands a national consensus. By creating the largest coalition in nearly three decades, Netanyahu is establishing the political premise for a pre-emptive strike, should it come to that. The new government commands an astonishing 94 Knesset seats out of 120, described by one Israeli columnist as a “hundred tons of solid concrete.” So much for the recent media hype about some great domestic resistance to Netanyahu’s hard line on Iran. Two notable retired intelligence figures were widely covered here for coming out against him. Little noted was that one had been passed over by Netanyahu to be the head of Mossad, while the other had been fired by Netanyahu as Mossad chief (hence the job opening). For centrist Kadima (it pulled Israel out of Gaza) to join a Likud-led coalition whose defense minister is a former Labor prime minister (who once offered half of Jerusalem to Yasser Arafat) is the very definition of national unity — and refutes the popular “Israel is divided” meme. “Everyone is saying the
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same thing,” explained one Knesset member, “though there may be a difference of tone.” To be sure, Netanyahu and Kadima’s Shaul Mofaz offered more prosaic reasons for their merger: national service laws, a new election law and negotiations with the Palestinians. But Netanyahu, the first Likud prime minister to recognize Palestinian statehood, did not need Kadima for him to enter peace talks. For two years he’s been waiting for Mahmoud Abbas to show up at the table. Abbas hasn’t. And won’t. Nothing will change on that front. What does change is Israel’s position vis-a-vis Iran. The wallto-wall coalition demonstrates Israel’spolitical readiness to attack, if necessary. (Its military readiness is not in doubt.) Those counseling Israeli submission, resignation or just endless patience can no longer dismiss Israel’s tough stance as the work of irredeemable rightwingers. Not with a government now representing 78 percent of the country. Netanyahu forfeited September elections that would have given him four more years in power. He chose instead to form a national coalition that guarantees 18 months of stability — 18 months during which, if the world does not act to stop Iran, Israel will.
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McCook 63/44 Oberlin 63/46
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Kansas City Marshall Manhattan 70/56 72/54 Goodland Salina 70/50 Oakley Kansas City Topeka 58/43 70/52 61/46 71/53 Lawrence 70/52 Sedalia 71/51 Emporia Great Bend 71/55 70/54 68/50 Nevada Dodge City Chanute 72/55 66/48 Hutchinson 71/55 Garden City 70/51 63/48 Springfield Wichita Pratt Liberal Coffeyville Joplin 70/54 70/55 67/52 66/51 72/55 73/56 Hays Russell 65/48 66/50
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Temperature High/low Normal high/low today Record high today Record low today
80°/52° 73°/53° 93° in 1956 36° in 2008
Precipitation in inches 24 hours through 8 p.m. yest. 0.00 Month to date 1.89 Normal month to date 1.77 Year to date 10.37 Normal year to date 10.93
Today Sun. Today Sun. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Independence 72 56 c 75 57 pc Atchison 71 52 pc 73 49 c Fort Riley 70 50 pc 72 47 c Belton 70 54 pc 71 53 c Olathe 70 54 pc 72 53 c Burlington 70 54 pc 73 53 c Coffeyville 73 56 c 75 57 pc Osage Beach 74 54 pc 75 52 t Osage City 70 53 pc 72 51 c Concordia 67 49 pc 73 45 c Ottawa 71 53 pc 73 52 c Dodge City 66 48 c 64 47 c Wichita 70 55 pc 71 53 pc Holton 70 53 pc 73 51 c Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice.
NATIONAL FORECAST Seattle 76/48
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3 dead in crash of small plane CHANUTE — The National Transportation Safety Board says three people have died in the crash of a small plane in southeastern Kansas. NTSB spokesman Peter Knudson says five people were aboard the twinengine Cessna 401 when it went down around 4:30 p.m. Friday northwest of Chanute. Knudson says the eightseat plane caught fire after the crash. The Federal Aviation Administration is also investigating and says the crash occurred about seven miles northwest of Chanute. That’s a generally rural area. Knudson says the plane was en route from Riverside to Council Bluffs, Iowa. He said the plane lost contact with air traffic control shortly after getting permission to descend to a lower altitude. Knudson says investigators were unaware of any distress call. No other information about the people on board was immediately available.
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KU visit fires up incoming QB Baty
SUNFLOWER LEAGUE TRACK AND FIELD
Spin it to win it
By Matt Tait firstname.lastname@example.org
The announced attendance for this year’s Kansas University football spring game was 15,000 — one of the largest turnouts for the annual game in years and the fourth highest total in the Big 12 Conference this spring. But it was not just KU fans who came out in record numbers to watch the scrimmage on the last Saturday in April. Nearly half of the Jayhawks’ 27-man recruiting class, which is expected to arrive on campus next month, was on the sideline for the spring game. Many of those who made the trip said they felt a strong bond with their new teammates. “We were like a little family,” said City College of San Francisco quarterback Turner Baty. “It was really cool.” For Baty, who will be eligible to play in 2012 and is expected to challenge for the secondstring quarterback position behind Dayne Crist, the chance Baty Kevin Anderson/Journal-World Photo to make one LAWRENCE HIGH’S BLAKE HOCKING SPINS in the Sunflower League shot put competition on Friday at the Olathe District Activity final visit to Center. Hocking claimed his second straight Sunflower League title in the event. KU offered the opportunity to meet future teammates and friends who he had only known through Twitter. The weekend was packed with events, including dinner with By Benton Smith the entire team following the season arch, but he figured success at the league level, It’s always important email@example.com spring game, and the Class some ice on his right ankle because it definitely gives to represent your school would get him back on his de- you confidence going into the of 2012 recruits who were on OLATHE — Lawrence High and your league. But it’s hand had the chance to get sired route. (regional) meet ... and state,” senior Blake Hocking had no not near as important as to know each other a little Hocking was one of five Harmon-Thomas said, adding interest in letting a bum right the others.” more. What Baty discovered city athletes to win a Sunflow- that those meets are where ankle ruin his weekend plans. was that many of them were er League championship. His her focus lies. In the midst of spinning to alike. teammate, Steven Hill, had “I don’t want to get too ex“We’ve all been talking to throw the discus Friday at the — Lawrence High thrower and the top triple jump mark with cited (about a league title), each other, and I think the Sunflower League Champion- Sunflower League shot put champion 45-8.75. because I know there’s still coolest part about this group ships, Hocking felt his ankle Blake Hocking Free State’s Dayshawn so much to focus on, and so is every single one of us was collapse beneath him. Berndt took the 200-meter much more that I need to and overlooked,” he said. “We’re That meant the LHS school dash crown in 22.13 sec- want to accomplish,” she said. the underdogs. And this is a record holder in the shot put winning a league champion- onds, while the Firebirds’ “This is just like a stepping place where we can all come would have to compete at less ship and finishing second in Kain Anderson won the 800 stone.” together. Everyone’s a hard than 100 percent in his prime discus with a throw of 152-2 and Alexa Harmon-Thomas The FSHS boys scored an worker, and I think the most event. at ODAC. “But it’s not near as earned gold in the 100 hur- unlikely league champ in the dangerous thing for a player It didn’t matter. Hock- important as the others.” dles (14.73). 800 with senior Anderson. to be able to have is to play ing’s third throw in the finals, In terms of personal imporHarmon-Thomas also took Most of the time, Anderson with a chip on his shoulder. 58 feet, 2 inches, was good tance, Hocking ranks league second place in the high jump runs in the 1,600, 3,200, 4x400 And I really think we all have enough to earn him a second behind state, Kansas Relays (5-6) and third in long jump and 4x800. Friday marked that, and I think it’s going to straight league shot put title and regional events. (17-3.75). Though she came just the second time this seaserve us really well.” — not that the accomplish“It’s just a progression, and up short of matching her per- son he competed in the 800, Despite being more than ment was at the top of his list I’m trying to peak at the right sonal record of 5-8 in the high a race in which he admitted 1,000 miles away in Califorof season goals. time,” Hocking said. jump, she felt better about her he doesn’t have much experinia, Baty said he could sense “It’s always important to The perfectionist thrower jumps than she had all season ence. the excitement around KU represent your school and considered his winning mark long. football building by the day. Please see TRACK, page 3B your league,” Hocking said of “a little down slope” in his “I think it’s good to have That surge helped reassure him that Kansas definitely was the place for him. “As soon as I committed, I gained like 700 Twitter followers,” he said. “I couldn’t believe it. It was so cool to receive that kind of support right away. You really don’t get that anywhere else. CHICAGO (AP) — The KanAdam Dunn hit his 11th I think that’s probably the sas City Royals had bases- homer for Chicago, matchcoolest part about KU. Mayloaded opportunities against ing his total from last season. be it’s that Midwest vibe, but Gavin Floyd early and late. Dunn’s long drive to right everybody’s just nice to each Both times they failed to off Felipe Paulino gave the other. That was something I produce a clutch hit and the White Sox the lead in the saw on my visit, too. Everyresult was a 5-0 loss to the first. His sixth homer in his one really likes each other. Chicago White Sox on Fri- last 10 games was enough And I think that adds to the day night. offense for Floyd (3-3), who family factor, and I think that It marked the third time allowed five hits, struck out will help lead to success.” this season the Royals have five and walked two in 7 2/3 During his recent trip to been shut out. innings. Lawrence, Baty, who has Floyd escaped a bases“He’s been on a nice roll, known fellow 2012 signee loaded situation in the sec- he had nice at-bats tonight,” Tre Parmalee since the two ond when he got Alcides Chicago manager Robin were babies, spent a lot of Escobar and Humberto Ventura said of Dunn. “He’s time with Crist — another Quintero to hit back-to-back in a nice spot. He’s seeing old friend — and stayed with comebackers. Kansas City the ball well and good things sophomore running back loaded the bases again in the happen when he makes conBrandon Bourbon, who hosteighth on three straight sin- tact.” ed Baty on his official visit. Dunn also doubled and gles before Floyd struck out While that kind of one-onBilly Butler swinging for the drew a pair of walks while one interaction with friends second out on a full-count ending a streak of 36 games new and old made him even offering, ending his night af- in which he had struck out. more excited for the next ter 116 pitches. Matt Thorn- He said he can’t worry about few years, Baty said the turnton then relieved and fanned striking out, not the way he out at the spring game had swings. Eric Hosmer. everyone jacked up. “To me, strikeouts, I get as “(Escobar) came out of his “Seeing how many people approach a little bit, trying to mad as anyone. I’m not going came out was awesome,” he do too much, two comeback- to change my approach or said. “I live out in the Bay ers. Then in the eighth we what I’m going to do unless Area and I went to Stanford’s had a shot,” Royals manager the situation dictates that,” Charles Rex Arbogast/AP Photo Ned Yost said. “The pitch Dunn said. “If it’s first inning spring game and I have friends who went to Cal’s KANSAS CITY ROYALS’ ERIC HOSMER TOSSES HIS BAT toward the dugout was a ball on Billy, but it two outs nobody on, I’m not after striking out with the bases loaded during the eighth inning against the was still a good pitch. Floyd Please see FOOTBALL, page 3B Chicago White Sox on Friday in Chicago. Please see ROYALS, page 3B threw a good game.”
LHS thrower Hocking, four other city athletes claim gold
Royals’ bats stall as ChiSox surge to 5-0 win
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Judge tosses suit against Boeheim SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) â€” A judge on Friday threw out a defamation lawsuit brought against Syracuse University and menâ€™s basketball coach Jim Boeheim by two men who said the Hall of Fame coach slandered them when he said their accusations of sexual abuse against former associate head coach Bernie Fine were driven by greed. Two former team ball boys, Bobby Davis and Michael Lang, accused Fine of sexually abusing them more than 20 years ago. When the allegations surfaced in November, Boeheim
vehemently supported Fine, a friend for more than 40 years and his assistant for 35-plus seasons. Boeheim told ESPN that Davis was telling â€œa bunch of a thousand liesâ€? and called him an opportunist looking to cash in on the publicity surrounding the Penn State sex-abuse scandal. Supreme Court Justice Brian DeJoseph, a graduate of Syracuse University and its law school, ruled Friday that Boeheimâ€™s comments were not statements of fact but were opinions that are protected from defamation suits. â€œThe content, tone and pur-
By Monte Poole The Oakland Tribune
The people of greater San Diego, his people, were to join thousands of others Friday night to say goodbye to Junior Seau, filing into Qualcomm Stadium, his house, to tell stories and shed tears and try to wrap their minds around a single question. Why? Why would this beloved and widely admired former athlete, who made millions during an extraordinary 20-year NFL career, decide to end his life? Why would Seau, 43 years old, turn away from his family, his four children, to enter a spare bedroom of his oceanfront home, point a pistol at his chest and pull the trigger? Seauâ€™s family is asking. His fans are asking. His friends are asking. And because Seau was one of the most popular figures in NFL history â€” his jersey was a big seller, especially in Southern California â€” the worldâ€™s biggest sports machine not only must ask but also be compelled to act. More and more credible evaluations are taking football into profoundly uncomfortable territory, revealing the game we love often takes a terrible toll on its performers. They sometimes choose to die rather than endure more agony. Seauâ€™s death is the third apparent suicide by a retired NFL player in 15 months. None of us knows for certain the despair that drove Seau to take such extreme action, but we would be naive, or foolish, to dismiss a connection with football. We would be negligent if we did not consider that he was somehow damaged after 25 years of violent collisions, or that he struggled to cope without the game that consumed him. The league is being clobbered with staggering amounts of evidence regarding concussions and their long-term effects. Hundreds of retired players contend with financial problems, mood swings, depression and memory loss. Some of these woes have been attributed to Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). â€œIâ€™m no scientist, but I donâ€™t have to be,â€? ESPN analyst Lomas Brown, a seven-time Pro Bowl offensive lineman who spent 18 seasons in the NFL, tells the St. Louis PostDispatch. â€œSomethingâ€™s not right here. This canâ€™t be some random coincidence.â€? Well, no. Thatâ€™s why retired players are lining up to get their piece of the NFL. The league is facing lawsuits involving about 1,800 players (and some spouses and widows), bringing at least 70 complaints, charging the league misled players about the dangers of concussions. And those numbers are constantly changing because the list is constantly growing. The NFL is not exactly on the brink of demise, but it is being forced to seek solutions to what could be a very costly problem.
Allred and filed the lawsuit in late December. Late Friday, Allred vowed to appeal the ruling â€œWhen Bobby Davis came forward years ago and complained about sexual abuse he was ignored,â€? Allred said in an email statement. â€œWhen the allegations were made public he was attacked. It is difficult enough for victims of childhood sexual abuse to come forward. This decision sends the message that you can attack the alleged victim and call him a liar with impunity. It makes it even harder for victims to come forward.â€?
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NFL must address suicides
pose of Boeheimâ€™s statements would clearly signal to the reasonable reader that what was being said in the articles published in the days after the initial ESPN report were likely to be an opinion â€” a biased, passionate, and defensive point of view of a basketball coach â€” rather than objective fact,â€? DeJoseph wrote in his 30-page decision. â€œIt is clear to this court that Boeheim provided a factual basis for his opinion. He provided a ... reasonably accurate version of those facts.â€? Davis, 40, and Lang, 45, hired high-profile attorney Gloria
ROYALS TODAY â€˘ At Chicago White Sox, 6:10 p.m. SUNDAY â€˘ At Chicago White Sox, 1:10 p.m.
Three share Players lead; Tiger sticks around PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLA. â€” The Players Championship still lacks some definition going into the weekend. At least it still has one of golfâ€™s star attractions. In what looks to be a neighborhood block party, Sea Island residents Matt Kuchar and Zach Johnson steered clear of trouble Friday and shared the 36-hole lead with Kevin Na. They had a one-shot lead over Harris English, a PGA Tour rookie who also lives 100 miles to the north at Sea Island. The attention shifted to Tiger Woods, who with one burst of birdies went from a guy struggling to make the cut to being on the periphery of contention. Woods missed the cut last week at Quail Hollow and never has missed consecutive cuts in his career. He said the thought never crossed his mind. â€œI was trying to shoot my number today,â€? Woods said after a 4-under 68, ending a streak of nine straight rounds without shooting in the 60s. â€œSixty-six was my number today. I figured that would have been a good way to go into the weekend, being probably four or five back. But Iâ€™m still with a good chance.â€? Johnson made five birdies on the back nine until a bogey on the 18th hole, though he matched the best score of the second round with a 66. Kuchar, who made a strong run at the Masters last month, played bogey-free over his last 13 holes for a 68. Na started the back nine with three straight birdies for a 69. They were at 8-under 136. â€œItâ€™s fun to be back in position with a chance to win again,â€? Kuchar said. English birdied the 17th and 18th for a 67, while the group at 6-under 138 included past champion Adam Scott (70). Rory McIlroy doesnâ€™t even get a chance to play. The U.S. Open champion, who only last week lost in a three-way playoff at Quail Hollow, opened with a birdie and didnâ€™t make another one the rest of the day. He shot 76 and missed the cut for the first time in more than a year, though it wasnâ€™t unusual at the TPC Sawgrass. In three appearances at The Players Championship, McIlroy has never broken par or made the cut. Former Kansas University golfer Gary Woodland also failed the make the cut after shooting a second-round 72 and a two-day total of 150.
Biffle top Darlington qualifier
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ZACH JOHNSON CHIPS TO THE SEVENTH GREEN during the second round of The Players Championship on Friday at Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Johnson is in a threeway tie for the lead. Logano was in third place after the fifth caution period tightened up the race at the end. Logano bumped leader Sadler at the restart, turning the lead car into the wall. Logano then shot past Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Denny Hamlin during NASCARâ€™s version of overtime and held on for his third series victory of the season. Hamlin finished second, giving him five toptwo placings in his seven Nationwide races here. Brad Keselowski was third followed by Sam Hornish Jr. and Austin Dillon.
Djokovic stumbles in Madrid
MADRID â€” Novak Djokovic lost, 7-6 (2), 6-3, to Janko Tipsarevic in a stunning upset in the DARLINGTON, S.C. â€” Sprint Cup points leader Madrid Open quarterfinals on Friday, becoming Greg Biffle won his second career pole at Darlingthe latest big name to lose on the new blue-clay ton Raceway, sweeping past the Hendrick Motorcourt. sports duo of Jimmie Johnson and Kasey Kahne to start up front for todayâ€™s Southern 500. COLLEGE FOOTBALL Biffle won this race in 2005 and 2006, the first two years that Darlingtonâ€™s event was UT-OU staying at Cotton Bowl moved to Motherâ€™s Day weekend. Biffle was the DALLAS â€” The Texas-Oklahoma rivalry game next-to-last to hit the track for qualifying with a speed of 180.257 mph and pushed past Johnson will remain at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas through 2020. Representatives from both universities on and Kahne â€” who each finished with identical Friday signed an agreement that will keep the speeds of 179.556 mph. annual game in Dallas. Biffle has always been a strong qualifier at Darlington. Heâ€™s started ninth or better in seven of his 12 qualifying runs here. Pitt files suit against Big East Danica Patrick had the 38th fastest time in PITTSBURGH â€” The University of Pittsburgh her second career Sprint Cup event. is going to court in hopes of expediting its exit from the Big East. The school filed a complaint in Logano Nationwide winner the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County DARLINGTON, S.C. â€” Joey Logano wrecked on Friday claiming the Big East has waived its leader Elliott Sadler five laps from the end, then right to enforce a 27-month withdrawal notice broke free during a green-white-checkered finish and the Panthers should be allowed move to at Darlington Raceway for his second straight the ACC without further penalty by the 2013-14 Nationwide Series victory. conference year.
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1924 â€” Walter Hagen wins the PGA championship with a 2-up victory over Jim Barnes. 1955 â€” Sam â€œToothpickâ€? Jones of the Cubs gets a no-hitter the hard way. In the ninth inning against Pittsburgh, he walks the bases loaded and proceeds to strike out the next three batters for a 4-0 victory. 1970 â€” Ernie Banks hits his 500th career home run off Pat Jarvis in the Chicago Cubsâ€™ 4-3 win over Atlanta at Wrigley Field. 2000 â€” Bostonâ€™s Pedro Martinez, who had 17 strikeouts in his last start May 6 against Tampa Bay, strikes out 15 in a 9-0 win over Baltimore, to tie an AL record set in 1968 by Clevelandâ€™s Luis Tiant for most strikeouts over two games.
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Wildcats shut out KU, 2-0 “
The whole focus of the series was to win MANHATTAN — Even a it. Now we’re behind gift from Mother Nature the eight-ball ... ” By Jesse Newell
wasn’t enough to help out the Kansas bats Friday night against Kansas State in a 2-0 loss at Tointon Family Stadium. A long rain delay forced the Wildcats to take out dominant starter Kayvon Bahramzadeh after 5 2/3 innings, but the Wildcats relievers — who entered with a 7.93 earned-run average in Big 12 play — held the Jayhawks scoreless the rest of the way. KU was shut out for the eighth time this season. “The whole focus of the series was to win it,” KU coach Ritch Price said. “Now we’re behind the eight-ball after dropping the first night on Friday. We’ve got to find a way to come back at it tomorrow.” Bahramzadeh was dominant from the start. The senior right-hander didn’t allow a hit until the
— Kansas University baseball coach Ritch Price fifth inning, striking out eight while walking just two in his 5 2/3 innings. “He mixes pitches well,” KU junior third baseman Jordan Dreiling said. “He got ahead with that curveball, threw it for a strike and kept us off-balance all game. He wouldn’t leave too many fastballs over the plate.” Bahramzadeh was replaced by Matt Applegate following a one-hour, 34-minute rain and lightning delay in the top of the sixth. The righty allowed just one baserunner with two strikeouts in 1 1/3 innings, and Gerardo Esquivel protected a 2-0 lead for the save after pitching the final two innings. The ninth wasn’t easy.
Alex DeLeon led off with a double to right center, and Dreiling’s single to right put the tying run on first with no one out. The two runners wouldn’t move from there, as Jake Marasco and Michael Suiter both struck out before pinch-hitter Chris Manship lined to second base to end the game. KU’s hitters finished with 12 strikeouts in 34 plate appearances. Kansas State took the lead in the second. R.J. Santigate led off with a bloop single to center, and after a Matt Giller sacrifice bunt, KU starter Frank Duncan struggled to keep the ball down against the next two hitters. Blair DeBord lined a single to left to put runners at the corners, and nine-hole hitter Jake Brown followed with an RBI single to make it 1-0. The Wildcats tacked on another run in the bottom of the sixth after KU reliever Robert Kahana
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“It was just a little bonus to change it up a little bit, I guess,” Anderson said. The Free State girls finished second in the standings behind Olathe East, with some top-five finishes. In the 1,600, Lynn Robinson took third and Bailey Sullivan was fourth. They were back-to-back in the 800, too, with Robinson taking fourth and Sullivan placing fifth. Khadijah Lane placed fourth in the 400 and Gabbi Dabney was fifth in high jump. The LHS girls, which took seventh place, had some top finishers, too. Caitlin Broadwell finished just seven hundredths of a second behind 300 hur-
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FREE STATE’S ALEXA HARMON-THOMAS VAULTS over the bar in the high jump on Friday at the Sunflower League track meet at ODAC in Olathe. dles champ Saleena Bouvilom of Olathe Northwest (51.15) and took fifth in the triple jump. Another runner-up for the Lions
was freshman Matia Finley, who took second in the discus (127-10) behind champion Whitney Harvey of Shawnee Mission
issued a leadoff walk to Wade Hinkle. Following a sac bunt and a flyout, pinch-hitter Mike Kindel singled just under the glove of KU second baseman Ka’iana Eldredge to bring in Hinkle. Bahramzadeh picked up his first victory in Big 12 play, while Duncan took the tough-luck loss, allowing just the one run in five innings. He struck out two while walking one. Kansas State (23-27, 4-15 Big 12) snapped a 10-game conference losing streak, picking up its first league win since March 31. KU (19-30, 4-14) will Charles Rex Arbogast/AP Photo start freshman left-hander Wes Benjamin in the sec- CHICAGO WHITE SOX’S ADAM DUNN, LEFT, HEADS ond game of the series at FOR HOME after hitting a home run off Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Felipe Paulino, right, during 6:30 tonight. the first inning on Friday in Chicago. Kansas State 2, Kansas 0 Kansas Kansas State
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North. Her sister, Rebecca Finley, placed fourth in the discus, while LHS shot putter Natasha Barhum also took fourth. The LHS boys, who finished fourth (OEHS took the boys points title), nearly had a league champ in the javelin. Manny Romero’s throw of 172 feet was 1 foot, 2 inches behind Shawnee Mission Northwest champ Eric Pinkleman. Gari Jones placed fourth in the 200 and fifth in the 100. Noel Fisher took fifth in the 300 hurdles. For Free State’s boys, who finished tied for eighth with Olathe South, Stan Skwarlo took fourth in the 800 and fifth in the 1,600. Both Lawrence and Free State will compete at a Class 6A regional Friday at FSHS.
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MAIZE — Lawrence High’s Thomas Irick won his opening singles match Friday at the Class 6A boys tennis tournament. Irick defeated Blake Stucky of Garden City, 6-1, 6-1, before falling to Shawnee Mission West’s Vinh Pham, 6-1, 6-0. The Lions’ doubles team of Matt Grom and Pace Leggins fell to Derby, 6-1, 6-1, and Garden City, 7-0. Free State’s Andrew
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spring game and I have friends who went to Cal’s spring game, and no one goes. No one cares. It was so cool just to see that amount of KU people there and see everyone into it. Just the excitement that’s surrounding the program is huge, and I think that will really help us.” Asked to recall the spring game plays that stood out most, Baty, like most, pointed to sophomore running back Tony Pierson’s big day. “Obviously, Tony Pierson had that break-away run,” Baty said of Pierson’s 88yard touchdown run. “That was sweet. Not only that, but (senior wide receiver) Kale Pick did an awesome job. He looked awesome. I’m a little bummed that he has my number and I have to wait a year to get number 7, but he’s a stud.”
Craig lost his opening singles match to Shawnee Mission East’s Brooks Kendall, 6-1, 6-1, then defeated Garden City’s Sebastian Kyaw, 9-0, in consolations, to conclude his action at state. The FSHS doubles team of Nick Pellett and Richard Lu lost in the opening round to Blue Valley Northwest, 6-0, 6-3, then defeated Washburn Rural, 9-3. Pellett and Lu are scheduled to play three matches today in the consolation round.
I’m counting down the days. I’m working hard out here at my training facility, doing lots of two-a-days, watching a lot of film, studying my playbook the best that I can, but I’m excited to just be out there.” — Kansas University junior college transfer quarterback Turner Baty Instead of wearing No. 7 next season, which he has worn his entire life because of his fondness for and his father’s connection to former Stanford and Denver Broncos quarterback John Elway, Baty will wear No. 6. “(Quarterbacks) coach (Ron) Powlus just told me I’m gonna be No. 6 and he said, ‘Don’t worry, I’ll get you No. 7 again next year, but you’re gonna have to wear 6 this year,’” Baty said. “It’s OK, though. I’m a big LeBron (James) fan, too.”
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going to get off my approach. I’m still trying to look for something to drive, whether it’s 2-0 or 0-2.” Floyd gave up five singles. The 6-foot-6 righthander has given up just four earned runs in his last 28 2-3 innings. “I’m really honestly just trying to be aggressive with whatever I’m throwing,” Floyd said. “Try to let the team field the ball. That’s about it. I’m trying to simplify things, go out there and attack guys.” The White Sox added a run in the third when Alejandro De Aza singled, stole second and scored on Gordon Beckham’s two-out single. Alex Rios’ two-out, tworun triple off the wall in right-center in the sixth made it 4-0 and chased Paulino (1-1). “That was the killer,” Yost added. “You get 3-2, he had struck him out twice before, still throwing the ball well. He got to
3-2 and he still needed to make a pitch, kind of like Floyd did on Billy there. Floyd made it, Paulino didn’t. But when you don’t score any runs, that’s not what kills you.” Paulino, who pitched six shutout innings against the Yankees in his first start of the season six days ago, allowed seven hits, struck out six and walked one.
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KU thrower wins title at Big 12 MANHATTAN — Kansas University senior thrower Alena Krechyk broke multiple records and claimed her second career conference title in the hammer throw on Friday at the 2012 Big 12 Outdoor Track and Field Championships on the campus of Kansas State University. Krechyk’s win propelled the Jayhawks women’s team to second place after the first day of competition. The KU men’s team sits in sixth place. Krechyk, who won the same event in 2010, threw for 69.02 meters, which improved upon her own KU
Baty, like most of KU’s incoming class, will report to campus on June 3. He has spent the past couple of months working out, going over his playbook and watching film of the New England Patriots’ offense. None of those three has taken as much of a toll as his least favorite part of the past few months — waiting. “I’m counting down the days,” he said. “I’m working hard out here at my training facility, doing lots of two-a-days, watching a lot of film, studying my playbook the best that I can, but I’m excited to just be out there.” The biggest reason? What he saw at the spring game. “You can’t say a lot from the spring game because it was mostly ones against mostly twos,” he said. “But I think what you can say is that, just by watching it, you know we have talent. Whether that’s at O-Line, wide receiver, running back, on defense, whatever; I know we have the talent here to win.”
record and set new Big 12 meet and K-State facility records. The distance was the third-best mark in the NCAA this season. Other KU athletes to place in the meet included Heather Bergmann (second place, women’s javelin), Johann Swanepoel (third place, men’s javelin), Jesse Vaughn (fourth place, men’s javelin) and Allison Mayfield (seventh place, women’s javelin). KU’s Lindsay Vollmer sits in third place after the first four of seven events in the heptathalon. Vollmer took first place in the event’s high jump competition. The Big 12 Outdoor Championships continue today with track, shot put, pole vault and long jump
events before wrapping up on Sunday.
Class 6A state champion, Wright-Conklin is one of 96 wrestlers nationwide to make the team. He will be featured in the May 30 issue of Wrestling USA Magazine and on the magazine’s All-American poster. The first LHS wrestler to be honored on the team, Wright-Conklin’s career record as a Lion was 140-10.
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KANSAS CITY CHIEFS DEFENSIVE TACKLE DONTARI POE (92) RUNS between drills during a minicamp at the team’s practice facility on Friday in Kansas City, Mo.
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KANSAS CITY, MO. (AP) — It finally hit Dontari Poe that he is playing in the NFL when walked into the locker room at the Kansas City Chiefs practice facility. There were the helmets. Bright red with that arrowhead logo on the side, as shiny as a child’s new ball. “It was like, ‘Yeah,’” Poe said. “I’m here now.” Now it’s time to prove he belongs. The former Memphis tackle was picked with the No. 11 overall selection in last month’s draft, a 350-pound stopper expected to fill the biggest hole along the Chiefs’ defensive line. The pick was widely panned given Poe’s lack of production in college, but his impressive physical skill set means he may be the biggest boomor-bust prospect in years. “My point of view is, pressure is whatever you make it, so I’m just working my hardest and doing the best I can. That’s all I can do,” he said, sweat dribbling off his forehead on a warm afternoon in Kansas City. “Whether I’m the first pick or the last pick, I’m going to go in there and give it my all.” Poe spent most of the first day of the Chiefs’ three-day rookie minicamp Friday working with defensive line coach Anthony Pleasant, both of them in a far corner of an adjacent practice field to where the rest of the roughly three dozen players were going through drills. Poe worked mainly on getting off the ball quickly, often pushing his meaty paws into a blocking pad that Pleasant wore on his chest and sending the coach back on his heels. “People don’t know that there’s a big mental part to this game, and it’s a lot faster,” he said. “You really don’t do too much of this technique in college. Just trying to come in here and learn as much of the mental part as I can.” The technique he’s referring to is the two-gap, something he did occasionally at Memphis. The idea is that the defensive tackle takes on blockers head-on, and is responsible for the gap over each of their shoulders — thus, two gaps. The result is the defender spending most of his afternoon getting pounded by the opposing offensive line. “I sat right here and I looked him right in the eye and asked, ‘You know what kind of defense we play?’” said Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel, who doubles as the defensive coordinator. “I said that we’re going to be head-up on them and you’re going to get double-teamed and all those kind of good things,”
Every day I come out here, I know some people have said a lot of negatives about me, and it’s my job to prove them wrong.” — Kansas City Chiefs first-round draft pick Dontari Poe
Crennel said, “but if you just make the plays you’re supposed to make, you’ll make plenty of plays.” That was the biggest point of contention when Poe came out of college. He put up impressive numbers at the scouting combine in Indianapolis, clocking 4.98 seconds in the 40-yard dash — decent even by linebacker standards — before laying down at the bench press and pushing 225 pounds an astonishing 44 times. But when scouts went digging through scouting reports, and started review mountains of video, they quickly learned why Poe hadn’t been on everyone’s radar all along. He only made 33 tackles, eight tackles for loss and had one measly sack last season. Memphis won all of two games, and Poe was only voted secondteam all-Conference USA. There are reasons for the modest production, of course. Poe was asked to move around a lot on defense, and because his team was so miserable on both sides of the ball, he was the only player that the opposing team had to worry about — most either used quick passes or simply ran away from the big guy clogging up the middle. “It’s unbelievable what he’s had to play,” Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli said. “One of the things we’ve learned over time is for a defensive lineman to two-gap, it takes a certain type of mentality, not only to be a two-gap defensive lineman, but to be a nose. He has played some two-gap, not a whole lot of it, but he has that type of mentality. One of the things that we spend a lot of time on with this player and have a really good feel for is his mental and emotional endurance, in that position in particular.” Poe certainly sounds mature. He understands that Kansas City has been trying for the better part of a decade to find someone who can play defensive tackle. Guys such as Ryan Sims and Junior Siavii washed out, and guys such as Kelly Gregg were brought in past their prime to fill the hole. “Every day I come out here, I know some people have said a lot of negatives about me, and it’s my job to prove them wrong,” Poe said. “I’m trying to do that every day.”
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marc Gasol scored 23 points, Zach Randolph had 18 points and 16 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzles rallied in the fourth quarter to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 9088 Friday night, forcing a decisive seventh game in the series. Rudy Gay and Mike Conley added 13 points each to help the Grizzlies win for the first time in the Western Conference series at Staples Center. Blake Griffin scored 17 points despite a sprained left knee that limited his jumping ability, and Eric Bledoe added 14 off the bench to lead the Clippers, who blew an eight-point lead in the fourth along with a second consecutive chance to close out what would have been a landmark playoff victory for the beleaguered franchise. Chris Paul scored 11 points playing with a strained right hip flexor and a jammed right middle finger. The Clippers are seeking just the third playoff series win in franchise history. Game 7 will be Sunday in Memphis. Only eight teams in NBA history have come back from a 3-1 deficit to win a seven-game series. Top-seeded San Antonio awaits the winner in the conference semifinals. Tied 66-all starting the fourth, the Clippers scored 10 straight to take their first lead since the game’s opening minutes. Bledsoe scored six points. But the Grizzlies weren’t done. They went on a 17-4 run, including 10 straight points, to take an 85-80 lead. Gay scored five in a row as the Clippers missed and Randolph came up with a big block. Conley hit a 3-pointer and Randolph tipped in the ball to close out the spurt. Griffin made two free throws before Randolph scored for an 87-82 lead. Conley fouled Paul, and he missed the first and made the second to leave Los Angeles trailing 87-83 with 56 seconds left. The Clippers were forced to keep fouling, and the Grizzlies made 3 of 8 to stay alive. The
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MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES FORWARD ZACH RANDOLPH, TOP, GRABS the headband of Los Angeles Clippers forward Reggie Evans as he goes up for a shot during Game 6 of their first-round NBA playoff series on Friday in Los Angeles. Clippers’ Caron Butler missed a 3-pointer with 14 seconds to go as red-clad fans headed for the exits before Randy Foye hit a 3 with 3 seconds left. Memphis opened the second half on a 12-8 run to extend its lead to 54-46, with Randolph having six points and Gasol four. Los Angeles answered right back, with Paul bookending a 14-6 spurt that tied the game at 60. Griffin and DeAndre Jordan got in two huge dunks before Paul’s jumper from the right corner brought the Clippers all the way back from an eight-point deficit earlier in the quarter. Butler’s 3-pointer gave the Clippers their first lead, 63-62, since the game’s opening minutes. Griffin took the ball away from Gasol and fed Bledsoe for a layup that tied
the game at 66 going into the fourth quarter. The Grizzlies led by nine points in the first half, when they outrebounded the Clippers. Paul twice drew the Clippers within one in the second quarter before Gasol’s three-point play extended Memphis’ lead to 42-38 at the break. MEMPHIS (90) Gay 5-14 3-3 13, Randolph 8-17 2-6 18, Gasol 9-16 5-5 23, Conley 4-9 2-4 13, Allen 2-7 4-8 8, Mayo 2-3 0-0 4, Speights 3-5 0-0 6, Pondexter 1-2 1-1 3, Cunningham 0-1 0-0 0, Arenas 0-2 0-0 0, Haddadi 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 35-77 17-27 90. L.A. CLIPPERS (88) Butler 4-9 0-0 10, Griffin 6-11 5-6 17, Jordan 2-4 3-6 7, Paul 4-9 2-4 11, Foye 4-13 0-0 9, Williams 1-7 0-0 2, Martin 5-6 0-0 10, Bledsoe 6-12 2-3 14, Evans 1-4 4-6 6, Young 1-4 0-0 2. Totals 34-79 16-25 88. Memphis 25 17 24 24—90 L.A. Clippers 16 22 28 22—88 3-Point Goals-Memphis 3-10 (Conley 3-5, Randolph 0-1, Allen 0-1, Gay 0-1, Arenas 0-2), L.A. Clippers 4-15 (Butler 2-4, Paul 1-3, Foye 1-4, Williams 0-2, Young 0-2). Fouled Out-Paul. ReboundsMemphis 66 (Randolph 16), L.A. Clippers 40 (Evans 10). Assists-Memphis 20 (Conley 9), L.A. Clippers 21 (Paul 7). Total Fouls-Memphis 24, L.A. Clippers 24. Technicals-Evans. A-19,060 (19,060).
SCHEDULE (x-if necessary) FIRST ROUND (Best-of-7) Thursday, May 10 Philadelphia 79, Chicago 78, Philadelphia wins series 4-2 Boston 83, Atlanta 80, Boston wins series 4-2 Denver 113, L.A. Lakers 96, series tied 3-3 Friday, May 11 Memphis 90, L.A. Clippers 88, series tied 3-3 Today Denver at L.A. Lakers, 9:30 p.m. Sunday, May 13 L.A. Clippers at Memphis, 12 p.m. CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS Today Philadelphia at Boston, 7 p.m. Sunday, May 13 Indiana at Miami, 2:30 p.m.
How former Jayhawks fared Darrell Arthur, Memphis Inactive (out for season) Josh Selby, Memphis Did not play (coach’s decision)
Source: James to nab third MVP award MIAMI (AP) — Heat forward LeBron James is the NBA’s MVP for a third time, putting him alongside some of the game’s all-time greats. A person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press that James will be announced today as this year’s winner of the league’s top individual honor, and that he’ll be formally presented with the trophy by Commissioner David Stern on Sunday afternoon before Miami hosts Indiana in Game 1 of an Eastern Conference semifinal series. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the league has not announced the results. James is winning the award for the third time in four seasons. Only seven other players — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Michael Jordan, Bill Russell, Wilt Chamberlain, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson and Moses Malone — have at least three MVP trophies. James said last week that while another MVP award “would be amazing and would be humbling,” it’s not what drives him. In his ninth season, James still has not won an NBA title and it’s clear that, although he wanted to reclaim the MVP trophy, winning a championship is far and away his top basketball priority. “What I’m all about is team and ever since I was a kid, I was always taught it’s team first,” James told
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MIAMI HEAT FORWARD LEBRON JAMES (6) DRIVES past New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony (7) in Game 3 of an NBA first-round playoff series on May 3 at Madison Square Garden in New York. the AP on Friday. “My first time playing basketball, we went undefeated and won a championship and Frank Walker Sr. gave everyone on the team a MVP trophy. Right then and there, I knew that this is what I wanted to do. I wanted to see my teammates reap the benefits as well.” Abdul-Jabbar won the MVP six times, Jordan and Russell five times each, Chamberlain four times. After this weekend, they’ll be the only players with more than James. “I think he’s probably as committed as he’s ever been in his career,” Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said this week, asked to summa-
rize James’ season. “And he’s always been committed. ... We all respond to his energy on the court.” James averaged 27.1 points, 7.9 rebounds and 6.2 assists — making him only the fourth player with those totals in at least two different seasons, according to STATS LLC, joining Oscar Robertson (five times), John Havlicek (twice) and Bird (twice). Add James’ 53 percent shooting and 1.9 steals per game into the mix, and the club gets even more exclusive. Only Jordan had a season with numbers exceeding what James did this season in those categories — 1988-89, when
he averaged 32.5 points, eight rebounds, eight assists and 2.9 steals on 54 percent shooting. And Jordan wasn’t even the MVP that year; the trophy went to Johnson. “I think LeBron is an MVP candidate every year,” Celtics coach Doc Rivers said last month. “It’s just who he is. He only does everything. So I don’t know what more you can ask from him. “LeBron, to me, is the favorite every year,” Rivers added. “The years he doesn’t win it, it’ll usually be because people are just tired of voting for him. Statistically, if you go all-around game, I don’t know how you don’t vote for him every year.” The MVP votes will be revealed today. Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant was thought to be James’ top competition for the MVP, after winning the NBA scoring title for a third straight season. Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers, Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers and Tony Parker of the San Antonio Spurs also had seasons that generated some MVP buzz. Last season’s MVP, Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls, appeared in only 39 of 66 regular-season games this season because of a variety of injuries. His season ended in Game 1 of the Bulls’ first-round playoff series against Philadelphia, when he tore a knee ligament.
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LEAGUE STANDINGS AMERICAN LEAGUE East Division W 21 20 18 18 13
Baltimore Tampa Bay New York Toronto Boston
L 12 13 14 14 19
Pct .636 .606 .563 .563 .406
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WCGBL10 — 7-3 — 5-5 — 5-5 — 6-4 5 2-8
Str W-1 L-2 W-2 W-2 W-1
Home 10-7 13-3 10-7 8-7 5-11
Away 11-5 7-10 8-7 10-7 8-8
W 18 16 16 11 8
L 14 15 17 20 23
Pct .563 .516 .485 .355 .258
GB — 11⁄2 21⁄2 61⁄2 91⁄2
WCGBL10 — 6-4 11⁄2 5-5 21⁄2 4-6 61⁄2 5-5 91⁄2 2-8
Str L-1 W-1 W-3 L-1 L-2
Home 8-10 9-9 6-9 4-13 4-11
Away 10-4 7-6 10-8 7-7 4-12
W 21 16 15 14
L 11 16 19 18
Pct .656 .500 .441 .438
GB — 5 7 7
WCGBL10 — 5-5 2 5-5 4 4-6 4 7-3
Str W-1 L-2 L-1 W-1
Home 8-5 7-9 7-8 9-8
Away 13-6 9-7 8-11 5-10
L 12 13 14 15 18
Pct .625 .594 .563 .531 .455
GB — 1 2 3 51⁄2
WCGBL10 — 6-4 — 5-5 — 5-5 1 9-1 31⁄2 4-6
Str W-2 L-1 L-1 W-2 W-1
Home 12-4 8-5 10-6 7-5 6-8
Away 8-8 11-8 8-8 10-10 9-10
W 20 16 15 14 13 13
L 11 15 17 18 18 18
Pct .645 .516 .469 .438 .419 .419
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WCGBL10 — 6-4 11⁄2 6-4 3 7-3 4 4-6 41⁄2 6-4 41⁄2 4-6
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Central Division Cleveland Detroit Chicago Kansas City Minnesota
West Division Texas Oakland Seattle Los Angeles
NATIONAL LEAGUE East Division W 20 19 18 17 15
Washington Atlanta New York Miami Philadelphia
Central Division St. Louis Cincinnati Houston Pittsburgh Chicago Milwaukee
West Division Los Angeles San Francisco Arizona Colorado San Diego
UPCOMING American League
TODAY’S GAMES L.A. Angels (Williams 3-1) at Texas (M.Harrison 4-2), 12:05 p.m. Seattle (Noesi 2-3) at N.Y. Yankees (P.Hughes 2-4), 3:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (M.Moore 1-2) at Baltimore (Matusz 1-4), 6:05 p.m. Cleveland (Tomlin 1-2) at Boston (Doubront 2-1), 6:10 p.m. Kansas City (Hochevar 2-3) at Chicago White Sox (Sale 3-1), 6:10 p.m. Toronto (Hutchison 1-1) at Minnesota (Walters 0-0), 6:10 p.m. Detroit (Fister 0-0) at Oakland (McCarthy 2-3), 7:05 p.m. SUNDAY’S GAMES Seattle at N.Y. Yankees, 12:05 p.m. Cleveland at Boston, 12:35 p.m. Tampa Bay at Baltimore, 12:35 p.m. Kansas City at Chicago White Sox, 1:10 p.m. Toronto at Minnesota, 1:10 p.m. Detroit at Oakland, 3:05 p.m. L.A. Angels at Texas, 7:05 p.m.
LEAGUE LEADERS AMERICAN LEAGUE G AB R H Pct. Hamilton Tex 29 114 26 45 .395 Jeter NYY 32 137 23 51 .372 Ortiz Bos 31 122 21 43 .352 Sweeney Bos 27 97 9 34 .351 Konerko CWS 31 113 16 39 .345 ACabrera Cle 25 102 16 35 .343 Andrus Tex 31 124 22 40 .323 AJackson Det 30 118 22 38 .322 Willingham Min 28 96 16 30 .313 Beltre Tex 28 103 17 32 .311 RBI-Hamilton, Texas, 38; Encarnacion, Toronto, 28; MiCabrera, Detroit, 25; ADunn, Chicago, 25; Swisher, New York, 24; Butler, Kansas City, 23; Ortiz, Boston, 23. DOUBLES-Ortiz, Boston, 13; Sweeney, Boston, 13; ACabrera, Cleveland, 11; Cano, New York, 11; Moustakas, Kansas City, 11; Brantley, Cleveland, 10; AEscobar, Kansas City, 10; Pedroia, Boston, 10; Seager, Seattle, 10. HOME RUNS-Hamilton, Texas, 15; Granderson, New York, 11; ADunn, Chicago, 10; Encarnacion, Toronto, 10; AdJones, Baltimore, 10; Hardy, Baltimore, 8.
NATIONAL LEAGUE ROUNDUP
Ruiz gives Phillies boost
catcher John Baker is hitless in his last 18 trips, givPhillies 7, Padres 3 ing Padres catchers three PHILADELPHIA — Carlos hits in their last 50 at-bats. GB WCGBL10 Str Home Away Ruiz went 3-for-3 with a homer and three RBIs, and San Diego ab r h bi Philadelphia ab r h bi — — 5-5 W-1 12-3 8-8 cf 3 1 1 0 Rollins ss 5 0 10 John Mayberry Jr. hom- Venale 1 5 ⁄2 3 3-7 L-2 8-7 7-10 Denorfi rf 4 0 0 0 Polanc 3b 4 0 20 ered and drove in three Headly 3b 3 1 0 0 Victorn cf 4 0 10 1 6 3 ⁄2 3-7 W-1 7-10 8-8 1b 4 1 2 2 Pence rf 3 1 00 runs to lead Philadelphia Alonso Guzmn lf 4 0 2 1 Wggntn 1b 2 2 00 61⁄2 4 3-7 W-1 8-10 5-7 4 0 1 0 Ruiz c 3 2 33 past San Diego Padres on Hundly c OHudsn 2b 3 0 1 0 Mayrry lf 4 2 23 1 10 7 ⁄2 4-6 L-2 9-14 2-8 Friday night. Parrino ss 3 0 0 0 Galvis 2b 4 0 11 Richrd p 2 0 0 0 Worley p 2 0 00 Vance Worley (3-2) al- Brach p 0 0 0 0 Luna ph 0 0 00 1 0 0 0 Schndr ph 1 0 00 lowed three runs on six Darnell ph p 0 0 0 0 Bastrd p 0 0 00 hits, striking out nine, in Mikolas Spence p 0 0 0 0 Pierre ph 1 0 00 Qualls p 0 0 00 six innings to help the Totals 31 3 7 3 Totals 33 7 10 7 Phillies snap a three-game San Diego 000 201 000—3 NATIONAL LEAGUE Philadelphia 020 201 20x—7 losing streak. Houston 1, Pittsburgh 0 E-Wigginton (4). DP-Philadelphia 3. LOB-San Placido Polanco had a Diego 4, Philadelphia 6. 2B-Hundley (4), Polanco 2 Philadelphia 7, San Diego 3 Galvis (8). HR-Alonso (1), Ruiz (6), Mayberry (1). pair of doubles for Phila- (7), Miami 6, N.Y. Mets 5 CS-O.Hudson (2). IP H R ER BB SO Washington 7, Cincinnati 3 delphia, which was play- San Diego 5 1/3 8 5 5 2 1 Arizona 5, San Francisco 1 ing its first game after Richard L,1-5 2/3 0 0 0 0 2 manager Charlie Manuel’s Brach Chicago Cubs Mikolas 1 2 2 2 2 0 Spence 1 0 0 0 0 0 much-publicized team Philadelphia at Milwaukee, (n) meeting on Wednesday Worley W,3-2 Atlanta at St. Louis, (n) 6 6 3 3 2 9 H,5 2 0 0 0 1 3 Colorado with the slumping five- Bastardo Qualls 1 1 0 0 0 2 WP-Mikolas. at L.A. Dodgers, (n) time NL East defending T-2:25. A-44,056 (43,651). champs who entered Friday four games below Astros 1, Pirates 0 .500. PITTSBURGH — Bud NorYonder Alonso hom- ris allowed three hits in six ered for San Diego, which sharp innings, and Houslost for the eighth time in ton edged Pittsburgh. the last 11 meetings with National League Brian Bogusevic tripled the Phillies. and scored in the second TODAY’S GAMES San Diego left-hander to provide all the offense Chicago Cubs (Volstad 0-4) at Clayton Richard (1-5) gave the Astros needed in supMilwaukee (Marcum 1-1), 12:05 p.m. up five runs on eight hits port of Norris (3-1), who N.Y. Mets (Dickey 4-1) at in 5 1/3 innings. struck out eight without Miami (Nolasco 4-0), 12:05 p.m. Mayberry gave Phila- walking a batter. Houston (Happ 2-2) at delphia a 2-0 lead in the Pittsburgh (Morton 1-3), 6:05 Brett Myers pitched the second inning by follow- ninth for his ninth save. p.m. San Diego (Volquez 1-2) at ing Ruiz’s infield hit with Pittsburgh’s James McPhiladelphia (Halladay 3-2), a liner over the wall in left. Donald (2-2) extended his 6:05 p.m. The Padres tied it in impressive start, giving Washington (Zimmermann 1-3) the fourth on consecutive up just four hits in eight at Cincinnati (Latos 2-2), 6:10 RBI singles by Alonso and innings while striking out p.m. Atlanta (Beachy 3-1) at St. Jesus Guzman, but were eight and walking two. Louis (Wainwright 2-3), 6:15 robbed of at least two Norris worked out of p.m. more runs by Ty Wiggin- a bases-loaded, none-out San Francisco (M.Cain 1-2) at ton’s diving stab of Andy jam in the sixth and HousArizona (Cahill 2-3), 7:10 p.m. Parrino’s liner down the ton’s improved bullpen Colorado (Nicasio 2-1) at L.A. Dodgers (Harang 1-2), 8:10 p.m. first-base line with the made it stand up. SUNDAY’S GAMES bases loaded for the final N.Y. Mets at Miami, 12:10 p.m. Houston Pittsburgh out. 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JHughs p 0 0 00 San Francisco at Arizona, 3:10 Totals 29 1 4 0 Totals 29 0 4 0 Ruiz put the Phillies Houston 010 000 000—1 p.m. 000 000 000—0 ahead 4-2 with an oppo- Pittsburgh E-Norris (1). DP-Pittsburgh 1. LOB-Houston 3, site-field, two-run homer Pittsburgh 3. 2B-Lowrie (5), Barajas (4). 3B-Tabata (1). CS-A.McCutchen (3). S-Ja.McDonald. in the fourth. IP H R ER BB SO Alonso’s one-out solo Houston W,3-1 6 3 0 0 0 8 homer in the sixth to deep Norris W.Wright H,5 2/3 0 0 0 0 1 H,3 1 1/3 1 0 0 0 2 right pulled San Diego W.Lopez NATIONAL LEAGUE Myers S,9-9 1 0 0 0 0 0 G AB R H Pct. within 4-3. Pittsburgh DWright NYM 29 106 21 41 .387 L,2-2 8 4 1 1 2 8 But the Phillies got the Ja.McDonald Kemp LAD 31 109 29 42 .385 J.Hughes 1 0 0 0 0 0 LaHair ChC 28 86 14 33 .384 T-2:41. A-19,878 (38,362). run back in the bottom Jay StL 23 87 16 33 .379 of the inning on Freddy Furcal StL 30 122 23 44 .361 Galvis’ double to left that Marlins 6, Mets 5 SCastro ChC 31 124 15 43 .347 Ruiz Phi 29 94 15 32 .340 scored Mayberry. MIAMI — Greg Dobbs’ LaRoche Was 28 102 12 34 .333 And Philadelphia single with two outs in the Infante Mia 28 100 17 33 .330 Altuve Hou 31 123 19 40 .325 scored twice more in the ninth inning scored Emilio RBI-Ethier, Los Angeles, 30; Beltran, from second St. Louis, 27; Kemp, Los Angeles, 27; seventh on RBI singles by Bonifacio Freeman, Atlanta, 26; Freese, St. Louis, Ruiz and Mayberry to take base with the winning 26; CGonzalez, Colorado, 26; Bruce, a 7-3 lead. run, and Miami rallied to Cincinnati, 24. San Diego finished with end New York’s five-game DOUBLES-Votto, Cincinnati, 15; YMolina, St. Louis, 12; Alonso, San 14 strikeouts, including winning streak. Diego, 11; Furcal, St. Louis, 10; Infante, The Marlins scored Miami, 10; Tejada, New York, 10; 5 five of the last six batters. tied at 9. Padres catcher Nick twice in the ninth off HOME RUNS-Kemp, Los Angeles, 12; Hundley went 1-for-4 af- Frank Francisco to win Beltran, St. Louis, 10; Braun, Milwaukee, 10; Bruce, Cincinnati, 10; LaHair, ter doubling in the ninth for the ninth time in 10 Chicago, 8; PAlvarez, Pittsburgh, and now has three hits in games. They were com7; Freese, St. Louis, 7; CGonzalez, his last 32 at-bats. Backup ing off an 8-1 trip, the best Colorado, 7; Pence, Philadelphia, 7.
SCOREBOARD AMERICAN LEAGUE Chicago White Sox 5, Kansas City 0 N.Y. Yankees 6, Seattle 2 Baltimore 4, Tampa Bay 3 Boston 7, Cleveland 5 L.A. Angels at Texas, (n) Toronto at Minnesota, (n) Detroit at Oakland, (n)
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PHILADELPHIA’S JOHN MAYBERRY JR., LEFT, AND CARLOS RUIZ, RIGHT, celebrate after Mayberry’s two-run home run as San Diego catcher Nick Hundley looks on during Friday’s game in Philadelphia. The Phillies won, 7-3.
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in franchise history. The Mets overcame an early 3-0 deficit and entered the ninth on the verge of their fourth consecutive comeback win. The Marlins trailed 5-4 when Giancarlo Stanton led off the ninth with a double off Francisco (1-2). Stanton scored on a single by Emilio Bonifacio, who stole second, and Dobbs singled on the first pitch. New York
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Nationals 7, Reds 3 CINCINNATI — Roger Bernadina and Danny Espinosa each hit a two-run homer in one of Washington’s biggest scoring splurges of the season, leading the light-hitting Nationals past Cincinnati. Washington matched its season high for runs by taking advantage of Mike Leake (0-5), who lasted three innings and remained winless in six starts. He gave up seven hits and six runs, including the homers by Bernadina and Espinosa. It’s the second time Leake has failed to last four innings this season. Left-hander Gio Gonzalez (4-1) struck out a season-high nine batters — including six in a row — but lasted only five innings because of a high pitch count. His performance came one day after Stephen Strasburg struck out 13 Pirates, including seven in a row, for a 4-2 win. Bernadina also had one of Washington’s three homers in the win in Pittsburgh. The Nationals are in first place in the NL East on the strength of their pitching, which had allowed only 93 runs heading into the Cincinnati series — fewest in the majors. Washington’s .237 team batting average
ranked near the bottom of the league. Washington got rolling right away against Leake, who gave up Bernadina’s homer and Adam LaRoche’s RBI double before getting an out. He threw 28 pitches before retiring a batter. Bernadina also singled home a run in the second. Espinosa hit his second homer in the third inning, forcing manager Dusty Baker to get his bullpen working. Washington
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D’backs 5, Giants 1 PHOENIX — Paul Goldschmidt hit his first home run since his initial at-bat of the season, rookie Patrick Corbin allowed three hits over seven innings, and Arizona ended a fivegame losing streak by beating San Francisco. A.J. Pollock added his first major league homer for Arizona. Both long balls came off Madison Bumgarner (5-2), who had won five in a row since losing his first start of the season at Arizona on April 7. Corbin (2-1) struck out four with no walks. Melky Cabrera homered for the Giants, who have lost nine straight to the Diamondbacks dating to last season. San Francisco
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Saturday, May 12, 2012
AMERICAN LEAGUE ROUNDUP
Orioles rally past Rays in East clash ————
Ibanez homer in ninth inning helps New York turn back Seattle Seattle
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Orioles 4, Rays 3 BALTIMORE — Nick Johnson’s first homer in two years gave Baltimore a seventh-inning lead, and the Orioles edged Tampa Bay on Friday night in a duel for first place in the AL East. Johnson’s two-run drive off Joel Peralta (02) put the Orioles in front 4-3, and the bullpen made the margin stand up. After spending last season in the minors, Johnson received an invite to spring training, made the team and was batting .143 before his game-changing home run. Adam Jones and Nick Markakis also connected for the Orioles, who lead the majors with 53 homers. Baltimore trailed 3-2 before Chris Davis hit a twoout single in the seventh off Tampa Bay starter Jeremy Hellickson. Peralta then served up a 3-2 pitch that Johnson deposited into the front row of the right-field bleachers for his first homer since May 5, 2010, with the New York Yankees. Darren O’Day (3-0) pitched the seventh, Pedro Strop worked a perfect eighth and Jim Johnson got three straight outs for his 10th save. The Rays and the surprising Orioles came into the game tied atop the division with 20-12 records. It was the first time since June 9, 1992, there was a two-way tie for first place in the AL East this late in the season didn’t involve either New York or Boston. Tampa Bay, which was hitless after the fifth inning, has lost five of six. Rays designated hitter Luke Scott, who played the previous four seasons with Baltimore, went 1 for
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BALTIMORE’S ADAM JONES FOLLOWS THROUGH ON A HOME RUN against Tampa Bay. The Orioles defeated the Rays, 4-3, on Friday night in Baltimore. 3 with a walk and scored a run. Dana Eveland walked six over six innings in his Orioles debut and gave up three runs and five hits. Obtained in a December trade with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Eveland toiled in the minors for Baltimore before being summoned for this game. The Rays loaded the bases with no outs in the second inning but got only one run, on a double-play grounder by Sean Rodriguez. Jones tied it in the bottom half with his 10th home run, a drive to deep into the left-field seats on a 3-2 pitch. Tampa Bay took a 3-1 lead in the fourth, but
might have had more if not for a gritty play by Orioles catcher Matt Wieters. With the bases loaded and one out, Elliot Johnson hit a liner off the rightfield wall that scored Matt Joyce and sent Rodriguez hustling from second to home. Markakis threw to second baseman Robert Andino, whose relay got to Wieters an instant before Rodriguez arrived. Rodriguez led with his left shoulder and barreled into Wieters, who made the tag and held onto the ball despite being thrust backward several feet. Eveland then issued an intentional walk to load the bases before hitting Carlos Pena with a pitch
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Red Sox 7, Indians 5 BOSTON — Dustin Pedroia had three hits and three RBIs to back a solid outing by Clay Buchholz, and Boston beat Cleveland to snap a three-game skid. Will Middlebrooks hit a two-run double and Daniel Nava, called up from the minors Thursday, made a pair of outstanding defensive plays to help the last-place Red Sox (13-19) win for only the second time this month. Boston had lost 11 of its last 12 home games and eight of nine overall. Cleveland
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Yankees have some catching up to do by the time they come on the field, the game’s over - just by what they see. It NEW YORK — The Yan- happens.” kees’ intimidation factor Good thing the Yanis real, says Joe Maddon. kees rarely take infield, It just doesn’t apply to the because if they did on Rays any longer. nights with Eduardo To borrow a Rex Ryan Nunez at third base, the favorite, the other AL East effect would be the exact teams are not showing up opposite of what Maddon this season to kiss Derek described. The defenJeter’s rings and concede sively challenged Nunez the division. Not like tried his best Thursday previous years, when the to sabotage CC Sabathia’s Yankees seemingly could efforts - his two errors beat opponents before in the first two innings throwing a pitch. caused a pair of unearned “It’s no different than runs - but the Yankees watching a good college ultimately erased his team take infield,” Madmistakes. don said Thursday afterThat’s the luxury of noon. “I’ve seen a college having baseball’s most team have a good round expensive payroll. If one of infield while the other $25-million player doesn’t team is in the dugout, and get the job done, there’s By David Lennon
Maddon deployed Jeff Keppinger as his DH and COMMENTARY cleanup hitter again. The Yankees, as usual, had another to pick him up. Alex Rodriguez for those That’s the business side of roles. Comparing the two winning, and business is lineups, top to bottom, is usually good in the Bronx, almost comical. And yet, as it was again with the in their previous nine Yankees’ 5-3 win over the games, the Rays had avRays on Thursday night. eraged 6.44 runs against The Rays, however, the Yankees while bataren’t interested in beat- ting .291/.400/.534 during ing the big spenders at that same stretch. That their own game. With definitely looks like a a payroll just under $65 team unfazed by the million, Maddon’s crew Yankees’ mystique, aura entered with the second- or whatever else it’s been best record (20-11) in called. the majors, thanks to a “They’re a good stellar rotation, a stingy baseball team - that’s bullpen and a Longoriathe bottom line,” Joe less lineup that scrapes Girardi said. “And they up only as many runs as keep games close because they absolutely, positive- of their pitching. I think ly need. sometimes people equate
payroll with talent, but that is a very talented club over there.” Maddon actually called the Rays and Yankees “two evenly matched teams” despite the wide gulf in payroll, number of All-Stars and future Hall of Famers. One possible tipping point of this rivalry, however, is the loss of Mariano Rivera, and it didn’t take very long for that to have an impact. The Rays rallied to beat David Robertson on Tuesday night — the loss that ultimately prevented a Yankees’ sweep — but Maddon refused to pin it on Rivera’s replacement. Tampa Bay is nothing if not resilient. The Rays have won four games when trailing after eight
innings, the most in the majors, and had outscored opponents 22-8 in the ninth. It’s reflective of a never-say-die mentality money can’t buy. “That’s the game we play,” Maddon said. They have no choice. That, along with a starting rotation whose 3.46 ERA is the second-best ERA in the AL, is what the Rays must rely on to level the playing field in a ferocious division. The Yankees showed this week it doesn’t always work, and last night they helped Sabathia beat David Price for the first time in six tries. But with the Rays still atop the AL East, it’s the Yankees that have some catching up to do.
Astros walking their way to improvement for a change HOUSTON (AP) — Last season, the Houston Astros had the fewest walks in the majors on their way to baseball’s worst record. Maybe the Astros have turned a corner: Entering Thursday, they were seventh in the National League in walks and sixth in on-base percentage, a change that suggests one of baseball’s youngest teams is maturing and has them believing they are much, much better than last season. Manager Brad Mills de-
cided to focus on improving this area at the start of spring training. “I think you hoped it would work. You never knew if it would,” he said. “(It’s about) how these guys are fitting in and what they do and realizing what they can do.” Patience at the plate isn’t something players gain overnight and it’s a constant battle for Mills to keep players from backsliding. Left fielder J.D. Martinez walked just 13 times
in 208 at-bats last season. This year, he already has a team-leading 19 walks in just 100 plate appearances. That has helped increase his on-base percentage from .319 last year to .353 now, despite a significantly lower batting average. The 24-year-old insists he wasn’t actively trying to walk more. The walks are simply a product of a better approach at the plate. “It wasn’t something that I really worked on,
I just really try to pick my pitches and if it’s not there, it’s not there and I’m not going to swing at it,” he said. Center fielder Jordan Schafer, who is in his first full season in Houston after a July trade from Atlanta, immediately reaped the benefits of embracing Mills’ philosophy. He tied a franchise record by reaching safely in his first 25 straight games to start the season. He’s second to Martinez in walks with 14 and
is already halfway to his walk total from last season when he played 82 games, which has significantly increased his on-base percentage. Schafer is still adjusting to the change despite the positive results. “I just try to go deeper in counts and take pitches,” he said. “It’s helped me walk more, but it’s also got me in a lot more twostrike counts where I’ve been behind a lot. Sometimes I don’t feel comfortable taking so many pitch-
es, but sometimes I need to, especially if the pitcher gets out in front of me.” Schafer prefers to be a more aggressive hitter, but knows that as the leadoff hitter and Houston’s best base stealer, getting on base is more important than being overly aggressive. “Anytime I can get on base it’s going to help us because the guys behind me are going to get better pitches to hit,” said Schafer, who leads the Astros with 11 stolen bases.
Saturday, May 12, 2012
Friday at ODAC Boys Team scores: 1. Olathe East, 113; 2. Olathe North, 93; 3. Shawnee Mission Northwest, 92; 4. Lawrence, 68; 5. Shawnee Mission East, 62; 6. Shawnee Mission South, 52; 7. Shawnee Mission West, 50; tie-8. Free State, 48; tie-8. Olathe South, 48; 10. Shawnee Mission North, 30; 11. Leavenworth, 24; 12. Olathe Northwest, 21. Top three/city results 100 — 1. Michael Gagliano, ONHS, 10.86; 2. Orange Mooney, ONHS, 10.98; 3. Ricco Hopkins, SMW, 11.07; 5. Gari Jones, LHS, 11.10. 400 — 1. Lee Loyd, ONHS, 48.64; 2. Jacob Schultze, OEHS, 49.03; 3. Luke Schnefke, SMNW, 49.45; 20. Audie Monroe, LHS, 55.42; 23. Jon White, LHS, 1:02.01. 1600 — 1. Jonah Heng, SMW, 4:18.43; 2. Sam Yakum, SMN, 4:22.85; 3. Ben Anstaett, ONHS, 4:23.31; 5. Stan Skwarlo, FSHS, 4:24.81; 7. Kamp Wiebe, 4:27.10; 16. Nathan Stringer, LHS, 4:41.24; 22. Chester Lewis, LHS, 4:51.60; 28. Evan Smith, FSHS, 4:55.11; 29. Josh SHump, LHS, 4:57.23. 110 hurdles — 1. Devin Burton, SME, 15.25; 2. Adam Osheim, OEHS, 15.26; 3. Sam McReynolds, OEHS, 15.36; 7. TJ Cobbs, FSHS, 16.14. 4x100 — 1. ONHS, 42.51; 2. OEHS, 42.95; 3. OSHS, 43.14; 4. FSHS, 43.80. 4x800 — 1. OEHS, 8:04.64; 2. SME, 8:08.63; 3. FSHS, 8:14.46; 7. LHS, 8:20.90. High jump — 1. Kai Rowden, ONHS, 6-4; 2. Shawn Laurent, SMS, 6-2; 3. Alec Bartholomew, SME, 6-2; tie-9. Gavin Fischer, LHS, 5-8; tie-9. Jackson Lockwood, FSHS, 5-8. Long jump — 1. Jacob Schultze, OEHS, 22-6; 2. Mooney, ONHS, 22-4.25; 3. Laurent, SMS, 21-5; 7. Steven Hill, LHS, 20-10.5; 10. Robert Lyan, LHS, 20-1.5; 18. Kyle Freese, FSHS, 19-1; 20. Demarko Bobo, FSHS, 18-10.5. Triple jump — 1. Steven Hill, LHS, 45-8.75; 2. Trevor Dawson, Leav., 44-9.75; 3. Avery Parker, ONW, 43-9; 9. Freese, FSHS, 40-6.75; 11. Lyan, LHS, 40-5; 13. Eric Parish, LHS, 39-6.5. Shot put — 1. Blake Hocking, LHS, 58-2; 2. Braden Smith, OSHS, 51-8; 3. Jeramie Fischer, SMS, 48-8.5; 6. Jeff Moses, LHS, 46-7; 11. James Kenney, LHS, 43-1; 23. Josiah LeBrun, FSHS, 38-11. Discus — 1. Smith, OSHS, 166-3; 2. Hocking, LHS, 152-2; 3. Fischer, SMS, 138-9; 9. Chase Reiling, LHS, 121-5; 18. LeBrun, FSHS, 107-0; 21. Moses, LHS, 94-7; 22. Nate Feister, FSHS, 81-10. Javelin — 1. Eric Pinkleman, SMNW, 173-2; 2. Manny Romero, LHS, 172-0; 3. John Blazevic, OEHS, 168-5; 13. Jordan Columbus, LHS, 145-3; 18. Demetir Gocevski, FSHS, 131-2; 21. Luke Werner, FSHS, 129-3; 25. Greg Chamberlain, FSHS, 124-6; 28. Tanner Theilen, LHS, 117-7. 200 — 1. Dayshawn Berndt, FSHS, 22.13; 2. Jacob Schultze, OEHS, 22.25; 3. Caleb Denman, SMN, 22.93; 4. Jones, LHS, 22.99. 300 hurdles — 1. McReynolds, OEHS, 39.40; 2. Osheim, OEHS, 40.47; 3. Burton, SME, 40.55; 5. Noel Fisher, LHS, 42.27; 10. Alex Heath, FSHS, 43.43; 17. Cobbs, FSHS, 44.62; 22. Demarko, FSHS, 47.01. 800 — 1. Kain Anderson, FSHS, 1:58.67; 2. Anthony Yates, SMNW, 1:59.79; 3. Mitch Daniel, SME, 2:00.04; 4. Skwarlo, FSHS, 2:00.23; 21. SHump, LHS, 2:06.92; 23. Evan Smith, FSHS, 2:09.39; 25. John Mwthiga, LHS, 2:12.27. 1600 medley — 1. SMNW, 3:33.18; 2. OEHS, 3:38.54; 3. SME, 3:43.83; 4. FSHS, 3:44.41; 7. LHS, 3:48.42. 3200 — 1. Jonah Heng, SMW, 9:18.31; 2. Cline, SMS, 9:36.23; 3. Ben Anstaett, ONHS, 9:40.39; 12. Jon Volkin, FSHS, 10:13.01; 13. Stringer, LHS, 10:16.48; 22. Lewis, LHS, 10:44.50. 4x400 — 1. SMWN, 3:24.89; 2. ONHS, 3:25.98; 3. SME, 3:26.13; 4. FSHS, 3:28.30; 7. LHS, 3:33.37. Girls Team scores: 1. Olathe East, 143; 2. Free State, 86; 3. Shawnee Mission West, 64; 4. Shawnee Mission East, 59; 5. Shawnee Mission South, 56; 6. Olathe North, 49; 7. Lawrence, 47; 8. Olathe South, 44; 9. Shawnee Mission Northwest, 41; 10. Olathe Northwest, 40; 11. Leavenworth, 33; 12. Shawnee Mission North, 31. Top three/city results 100 —1. Clare Bingaman, SMS, 12.18; 2. Jasmine Thomas, OEHS, 12.22; 3. Toni Aguiar, SME, 12.5; 8. Jensen Edwards, LHS, 13.44. 400 — 1. Abby Dunn, SME, 59.27; 2. Sativa Scott, Leav., 1:00.07; 3. Jenny Pinkston, OEHS, 1:00.52; 4. Khadijah Lane, FSHS, 1:00.92. 1600 — 1. Alli Cash, SMW, 4:45.63; 2. Brenna McDoannold, OEHS, 5:07.95; 3. Lynn Robinson, FSHS, 5:15.46; 4. Bailey Sullivan, FSHS, 5:17.41; 8. Mollly McCord, FSHS, 5:32.41; 12. Grace Morgan, LHS, 5:40.12; 18. Emily McEntire, LHS, 5:49.14; 32. Emily Laughlin, LHS, 6:32.88. 100 hurdles — 1. Alexa HarmonThomas, FSHS, 14.73; 2. Kaylyn Williams, OEHS, 15.28; 3. Kiera Botley, ONHS, 15.35; 7. Gabbi Dabney, FSHS, 15.87; 8. Kiara Clark, FSHS, 16.08. 300 hurdles — 1. Saleena Bouvilom, ONW, 51.15; 2. Caitlin Broadwell, LHS, 51.22; 3. Elizabeth Bures, SMNW, 52.35; 6. Katie Lomshek, LHS, 55.97. 4x100 — 1. OEHS, 48.86; 2. SMS, 49.1; 3. Leav., 49.66; 6. FSHS, 51.39; 9. LHS, 52.46. 4x800 — 1. OEHS, 9:37.09; 2. SME, 9:42.11; 3. ONHS, 9:44.81; 4. FSHS, 9:45.12; 5. LHS, 10:05.68. High jump — 1. Grace Pickell, SME, 5-8; 2. Harmon-Thomas, FSHS, 5-6; 3. Pinkston, OEHS, 5-4; 5. Dabney, FSHS, 5-0; 10. Lomshek, LHS, 4-10. Pole vault — 1. Amy Hein, SMNW, 11-0; 2. Allison Meads, OEHS, 10-0; tie-3. Monica Funk, SMS, 10-0; tie-3. Maddie Fowler, SMS, 10-0; 6. Courtney Huffman, FSHS, 9-6; 15. Kennedy Dold, LHS, 7-6. Long jump — 1. Pinkston, OEHS, 18-3.25; 2. Leslie Lindsey, ONW, 18-0; 3. Harmon-Thomas, FSHS, 17-3.75; 9. Leah Gabler, LHS, 15-10; 11. Dabney, FSHS, 15-9.25; 13. Caitlin Broadwell, LHS, 15-5; 19. Bri Martin, FSHS, 14-8; 23. Lomshek, LHS, 13-10. Triple jump — 1. Lindsey, ONW, 37-6.25; 2. Brooke Holmes, SMS, 36-1.5; 3. Pinkston, OEHS, 36-1.25; 5. Broadwell, LHS, 33-7.5; 9. Martin, FSHS, 32-4; 14. Monica Howard, 31-3.75. Shot put — 1. Whitney Harvey, SMN, 37-8.5; 2. Tess Augustyn, OSHS, 37-7.5; 3. Courtney Caresia, OEHS, 36-6.5; 4. Natasha Barhum, LHS, 36-5.5; 6. Rebecca Finley, LHS, 35-5.5; 8. Matia Finley, LHS, 33-10.5; 9. Brie Mingus, FSHS, 33-9; 11. Kailee Dudley, FSHS, 31-9. Discus — 1. Harvey, SMN, 131-1; 2. M. Finley, LHS, 127-10; 3. Kaitlin Stein, OEHS, 126-2; 4. R. Finley, LHS, 118-2; 6. Mingus, FSHS, 109-9; 16. Kelsey Kilburn, LHS, 96-11; 19. Scout Wiebe, FSHS, 91-3; 21. Kylie Dever, FSHS, 82-4. Javelin — 1. Marissa Montgomery, SMW, 128-10; 2. Jazmine Holbert, OEHS, 118-5; 3. Wiebe, FSHS, 115-8; 7. Howard, LHS, 103-1; 10. Hannah Oberider, FSHS, 95-8; 14. Ellen Kyriakos, LHS, 93-7; 16. Bri ANglin, LHS, 89-10; 18. Jordan Jacobs, FSHS, 82-5. 200 — 1. Clare Bingaman, SMS, 25.57; 2. Lindsey, ONW, 25.58; 3. Thomas, OEHS, 25.64. 300 hurdles — 1. Lizzy Lothamer, OSHS, 45.59; 2. Kaylyn Williams, OEHS, 45.65; 3. Kiera Botley, ONHS, 47.86; 6. Kiara Clark, FSHS, 48.81; 9. Dabney, FSHS, 5011; 15. Broadwell, LHS, 51.22; 20. Lomshek, LHS, 55.97. 800 — 1. Cash, SMW, 2:14.10; 2. Kelsey Quiring, OEHS, 2:19.60; 3. Grace Quinlan, SME, 2:22.50; 4. Robinson, FSHS, 2:23.19; 5. Sullivan, FSHS, 2:23.82; 15. Riley Shook, LHS, 2:32.63; 20. Payton Covert, LHS, 2:40.99; 21. Brooke Braman, LHS, 2:41.07. 1600 medley — 1. OEHS, 4:17.35; 2. OSHS, 4:25.17; 3. LHS, 4:30.05; 4. FSHS, 4:31.11. 3200 — 1. Mackenzie Iverson, SMNW, 11:33.41; 2. Caitlin Hooper,
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Madeira Islands Open
Friday At Santo da Serra Golf Club Santo da Serra, Madeira Islands Purse: $875,960 Yardage: 6,825; Par: 72 Second Round, Leading Scores Oliver Wilson, England 66-65—131 Magnus Carlsson, Sweden 66-66—132 Joakim Lagergren, Sweden 66-66—132 Andy Sullivan, England 68-64—132 Shirwan Kim, Korea 68-66—134 Richard Bland, England 68-67—135 Ricardo Santos, Portugal 68-65—135 Morten Orum Madsen, Denmark 66-69—135 Charlie Ford, England 67-68—135 Alvaro Velasco, Spain 64-72—136 David Dixon, England 68-68—136 Carlos Del Moral, Spain 69-67—136 Tommy Fleetwood, England66-70—136 HP Backer, Austria 67-69—136 Lloyd Kennedy, England 71-65—136 Knut Borsheim, Norway 68-69—137 Thomas Norret, Denmark 69-68—137 Alastair Forsyth, Scotland 69-68—137 Alex Haindl, South Africa 69-68—137 Jarmo Sandelin, Sweden 70-67—137 Matthew Baldwin, England 67-70—137
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GREG BIFFLE SPEAKS TO REPORTERS AFTER WINNING THE POLE during qualifying for today’s Sprint Cup race Friday at Darlington Raceway in Darlington, S.C.
SMW, 11:33.54; 3. Sada Kernodle, SMN, 11:38.69; 7. Morgan, LHS, 11:55.49; 8. Lauren Wethington, FSHS, 12:13.35; 12. Mcentire, LHS, 12:30.28. 4x400 — 1. ONHS, 4:02.11; 2. SME, 4:02.64; 3. LHS, 4:06.82; 4. FSHS, 4:10.57.
Big 12 Outdoor
Friday at Manhattan Kansas results Men Javelin — 3. Johann Swanepoel, 126-01. 4. Jesse Vaughn, 210-06. 9. Iain Trimble, 197-02. 10. Dan Hitman, 191-11. Women Javelin — 2. Heather Bergmann, 16807. 7. Allison Mayfield, 139-06. Hammer — 1. Alena Krechyk, 226-05. 10,000 — 12. Liza Tauscher, 38:29.62. Heptathlon — 100 hurdles, 7. Lindsay Vollmer, 14.34. 8. Rebecca Neville, 14.49. High jump — 1. Vollmer, 1.72m. t17. Neville, 1.48m. Shot put, 3. Vollmer, 39-11.25. 17. Neville, 31-08.5. 200, 10. Vollmer, 25.47. 11. Neville, 25.58.
Sprint Cup Bojangles’ Southern 500 Lineup
After Friday qualifying; race Saturday At Darlington Raceway Darlington, S.C. Lap length: 1.366 miles (Car number in parentheses) 1. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 180.257. 2. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 179.566. 3. (5) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 179.566. 4. (39) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 179.461. 5. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 179.448. 6. (56) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 179.317. 7. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 179.298. 8. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 179.187. 9. (78) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 179.141. 10. (31) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 179.095. 11. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 179.089. 12. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 179.076. 13. (43) Aric Almirola, Ford, 178.991. 14. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 178.926. 15. (2) Brad Keselowski, Dodge, 178.822. 16. (22) A J Allmendinger, Dodge, 178.783. 17. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 178.724. 18. (55) Mark Martin, Toyota, 178.491. 19. (17) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 178.226. 20. (83) Landon Cassill, Toyota, 178.09. 21. (20) Joey Logano, Toyota, 177.98. 22. (47) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 177.974. 23. (29) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 177.948. 24. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 177.903. 25. (51) Kurt Busch, Chevrolet, 177.845. 26. (15) Clint Bowyer, Toyota, 177.781. 27. (42) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 177.307. 28. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 176.93. 29. (79) Scott Speed, Ford, 176.879. 30. (26) Josh Wise, Ford, 176.746. 31. (13) Casey Mears, Ford, 176.733. 32. (30) David Stremme, Toyota, 176.606. 33. (73) Travis Kvapil, Toyota, 176.594. 34. (36) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 176.53. 35. (52) Mike Skinner, Toyota, 175.899. 36. (38) David Gilliland, Ford, 175.767. 37. (34) David Ragan, Ford, 175.603. 38. (10) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 175.497. 39. (74) Cole Whitt, Chevrolet, 175.497. 40. (87) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 175.022. 41. (93) David Reutimann, Chevrolet, Owner Points. 42. (32) Reed Sorenson, Ford, Owner Points. 43. (49) J.J. Yeley, Toyota, 174.848. Failed to Qualify 44. (23) Scott Riggs, Chevrolet, 174.823. 45. (98) Michael McDowell, Ford, 174.73. 46. (33) Stephen Leicht, Chevrolet, 174.662. 47. (19) Mike Bliss, Toyota, 174.649.
Nationwide VFW Sport Clips 200
Friday At Darlington Raceway Darlington, S.C. Lap length: 1.366 miles (Start position in parentheses) 1. (5) Joey Logano, Toyota, 151 laps, 126.3 rating, 0 points, $33,825. 2. (2) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 151, 145, 0, $29,700. 3. (13) Brad Keselowski, Dodge, 151, 104.8, 0, $18,850. 4. (8) Sam Hornish Jr., Dodge, 151, 106.2, 40, $23,068. 5. (3) Austin Dillon, Chevrolet, 151, 108.9, 39, $27,843. 6. (1) Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Ford, 151, 113.8, 39, $25,963. 7. (7) Brian Scott, Toyota, 151, 97.1, 37, $21,753. 8. (4) Kurt Busch, Toyota, 151, 117.4, 0, $12,545. 9. (14) James Buescher, Chevrolet, 151, 91.9, 0, $18,743. 10. (40) Cole Whitt, Chevrolet, 151, 88.1, 34, $19,668.
11. (16) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 151, 85.7, 33, $18,268. 12. (15) Danica Patrick, Chevrolet, 151, 81.3, 32, $18,193. 13. (10) Justin Allgaier, Chevrolet, 151, 86.9, 32, $18,143. 14. (22) Michael Annett, Ford, 151, 81.7, 30, $18,093. 15. (12) Mike Bliss, Toyota, 151, 80.9, 29, $19,018. 16. (31) Timmy Hill, Ford, 151, 70.8, 28, $17,918. 17. (25) Travis Pastrana, Toyota, 151, 62.4, 27, $18,068. 18. (9) Kasey Kahne, Chevrolet, 151, 91.5, 0, $11,350. 19. (26) Jeff Green, Toyota, 149, 71.1, 25, $17,768. 20. (36) Danny Efland, Chevrolet, 148, 50.4, 24, $18,368. 21. (32) Jason Bowles, Toyota, 148, 55, 23, $17,643. 22. (37) Morgan Shepherd, Chevrolet, 147, 50.7, 22, $11,125. 23. (28) Jamie Dick, Chevrolet, 144, 50, 21, $17,543. 24. (6) Elliott Sadler, Chevrolet, accident, 143, 100.4, 21, $17,493. 25. (19) Josh Richards, Ford, 143, 54.3, 19, $11,450. 26. (11) Brendan Gaughan, Chevrolet, accident, 138, 81.4, 0, $17,393. 27. (42) Derrike Cope, Dodge, 138, 40.7, 17, $17,343. 28. (41) Matt Frahm, Ford, engine, 125, 42.1, 16, $10,800. 29. (20) Erik Darnell, Chevrolet, clutch, 91, 66.1, 15, $17,233. 30. (21) Mike Wallace, Chevrolet, 81, 51.7, 14, $17,493. 31. (30) Tayler Malsam, Toyota, transmission, 60, 62.4, 13, $17,138. 32. (18) T.J. Bell, Chevrolet, accident, 44, 56.1, 12, $10,625. 33. (23) Jeremy Clements, Chevrolet, 42, 38.7, 11, $17,073. 34. (35) Blake Koch, Chevrolet, electrical, 29, 42.9, 10, $10,585. 35. (43) Kevin Lepage, Chevrolet, engine, 25, 44.4, 9, $10,540. 36. (34) Tony Raines, Toyota, vibration, 14, 41.8, 0, $10,520. 37. (39) Mike Harmon, Chevrolet, brakes, 10, 43.3, 7, $10,500. 38. (38) Scott Riggs, Chevrolet, vibration, 7, 42, 0, $10,426. 39. (24) Josh Wise, Chevrolet, electrical, 7, 40.4, 0, $10,315. 40. (27) Casey Roderick, Chevrolet, accident, 3, 38.1, 4, $16,758. 41. (29) Chase Miller, Chevrolet, accident, 2, 36.5, 3, $10,265. 42. (33) Scott Speed, Chevrolet, clutch, 2, 34.9, 0, $10,235. 43. (17) Ryan Blaney, Chevrolet, accident, 1, 33.6, 1, $10,188. Race Statistics Average Speed of Race Winner: 112.017 mph. Time of Race: 1 hour, 50 minutes, 29 seconds. Margin of Victory: 0.255 seconds. Caution Flags: 6 for 32 laps. Lead Changes: 13 among 7 drivers. Lap Leaders: R.Stenhouse Jr. 1-18; D.Hamlin 19-41; J.Logano 42; D.Hamlin 43-50; K.Busch 51-52; D.Hamlin 53-90; K.Busch 91; J.Logano 92; B.Gaughan 93; J.Allgaier 94-101; D.Hamlin 102-128; E.Sadler 129-142; D.Hamlin 143-149; J.Logano 150-151. Leaders Summary (Driver, Times Led, Laps Led): D.Hamlin, 5 times for 103 laps; R.Stenhouse Jr., 1 time for 18 laps; E.Sadler, 1 time for 14 laps; J.Allgaier, 1 time for 8 laps; J.Logano, 3 times for 4 laps; K.Busch, 2 times for 3 laps; B.Gaughan, 1 time for 1 lap. Top 10 in Points: 1. R.Stenhouse Jr., 364; 2. E.Sadler, 341; 3. A.Dillon, 329; 4. S.Hornish Jr., 305; 5. C.Whitt, 282; 6. M.Annett, 271; 7. J.Allgaier, 260; 8. M.Bliss, 230; 9. J.Nemechek, 222; 10. D.Patrick, 219. NASCAR Driver Rating Formula A maximum of 150 points can be attained in a race. The formula combines the following categories: Wins, Finishes, Top15 Finishes, Average Running Position While on Lead Lap, Average Speed Under Green, Fastest Lap, Led Most Laps, Lead-Lap Finish.
All Times EDT (x-if necessary) CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS Friday, April 27 Phoenix 4, Nashville 3, OT Saturday, April 28 NY Rangers 3, Washington 1 Los Angeles 3, St. Louis 1 Sunday, April 29 Philadelphia 4, New Jersey 3, OT Phoenix 5, Nashville 3 Monday, April 30 Washington 3, NY Rangers 2 Los Angeles 5, St. Louis 2 Tuesday, May 1 New Jersey 4, Philadelphia 1 Wednesday, May 2 NY Rangers 2, Washington 1, 3OT Nashville 2, Phoenix 0 Thursday, May 3 New Jersey 4, Philadelphia 3, OT Los Angeles 4, St. Louis 2 Friday, May 4 Phoenix 1, Nashville 0 Saturday, May 5 Washington 3, NY Rangers 2 Sunday, May 6 Los Angeles 3, St. Louis 1, Los Angeles wins series 4-0 New Jersey 4, Philadelphia 2 Monday, May 7 NY Rangers 3, Washington 2, OT
Phoenix 2, Nashville 1, Phoenix wins series 4-1 Tuesday, May 8 New Jersey 3, Philadelphia 1, New Jersey wins series 4-1 Wednesday, May 9 Washington 2, NY Rangers 1, series tied 3-3 Today Washington at NY Rangers, 6:30 p.m. Sunday, May 13 Los Angeles at Phoenix, 7 p.m. Monday, May 14 New Jersey at NY Rangers OR Washington at New Jersey, 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 15 Los Angeles at Phoenix, 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 16 New Jersey at NY Rangers OR Washington at New Jersey, 7 p.m.
High School Boys
State 6A Tournament Friday at Maize Lawrence High results Singles Thomas Irick def. Blake Stucky, Garden City, 6-1, 6-1; lost to Vinh Pham, SM West, 6-1, 6-0. Doubles Matt Grom-Pace Leggins lost to Swink-Hunter, Derby, 6-1, 6-1; lost to Keller-Keller, Garden City, 7-0. Free State results Singles Andrew Craig lost to Brooks Kendall, SM East, 6-1, 6-1; def. Sebastian Kyaw,Garden City, 9-0. Doubles Nick Pellett-Richard Lu lost to Roberts-Raghuraman, Blue Valley Northest, 6-0, 6-3; def. Osborn-Murray, Washburn Rural, 9-3.
Friday At Caja Magica Madrid, Spain Purse: Men, $4 million, (WT1000); Women, $4 million (Premier) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Men Quarterfinals Juan Martin del Potro (10), Argentina, def. Alexandr Dolgopolov (16), Ukraine, 6-3, 6-4. Tomas Berdych (6), Czech Republic, def. Fernando Verdasco (15), Spain, 6-1, 6-2. Janko Tipsarevic (7), Serbia, def. Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, 7-6 (2), 6-3. Roger Federer (3), Switzerland, def. David Ferrer (5), Spain, 6-4, 6-4. Women Quarterfinals Victoria Azarenka (1), Belarus, def. Li Na (8), China, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3. Serena Williams (9), United States, def. Maria Sharapova (2), Russia, 6-1, 6-3. Agnieszka Radwanska (4), Poland, def. Varvara Lepchenko, United States, 6-4, 6-4. Lucie Hradecka, Czech Republic, def. Samantha Stosur (5), Australia, 6-6 (8), 7-6 (6). Doubles Men Quarterfinals Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna (7), India, def. Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi, Pakistan and Jean-Julien Rojer, Netherlands, 7-6 (2), 7-6 (5). Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski (4), Poland, def. Marin Cilic, Croatia, and Marcelo Melo, Brazil, 7-5, 6-2. Robert Lindstedt, Sweden, Horia Tecau (6), Romania, def. Marcel Granollers and Mark Lopez, Spain, 7-5, 7-6 (5). Max Mirnyi, Belarus, and Daniel Nestor (2), Canada, def. Leander Paes, India, and Radek Stepanek (5) Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-7 (2), 10-2 tiebreak. Women Semifinals Ekaterina Makarova, and Elena Vesnina, Russia, def. Nuria Llagostera Vives and Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez, Spain, 6-4, 7-6 (4). Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci (5), Italy, def. Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova (4), Russia, 7-5, 6-7 (4), 10-5 tiebreak.
Junior Varsity Friday at Lawrence High SM Northwest 12, Lawrence High 0 L — Easton Barnes. LHS highlights — Braxton Bressler 1-for-2; Ryan Walter 1-for-3; Doug Easum 1-for-3; Easton Barnes 1-for-2; Zack McAlister 1-for-2. Lawrence High 5, SM Northwest 4 W — Braxton Bressler. LHS highlights — Bressler 2-for-3; Walter 1-for-3; Michael Sinks 1-for-3. LHS final record — 7-11. C-Team Friday at Ice Field in Lawrence Game One Lawrence High 1, Shawnee Mission Northwest 0 W — Adam Hayes. LHS highlights — Zach Alderman 1-for-3; Chris Bowers 1-for-2; Hayes 1-for-3, RBI, complete game shutout; Carter Gehrke 1-for-3; Michael Heschmeyer 1-for-2; Langston Bush 1-for-2, R.
Game Two Shawnee Mission Northwest 8, Lawrence High 0 L — Josh Kennedy. LHS highlights — Hayes 1-for-3; Joe Mikesic 1-for-3. LHS record — 11-9. Next for LHS: End of season.
The Players Championship Friday AtTPC Sawgrass, Players Stadium Course Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. Purse: $9.5 million Yardage: 7,215; Par 72 Second Round Zach Johnson Kevin Na Matt Kuchar Harris English Charlie Wi Martin Laird Jonathan Byrd Adam Scott Brian Davis Kevin Stadler Ben Curtis Bill Haas Blake Adams Michael Thompson Brendon de Jonge Kevin Streelman Jimmy Walker Bo Van Pelt Luke Donald Lee Westwood John Huh Ryan Moore Brian Harman Tom Gillis Tim Clark Nick Watney Ian Poulter Rickie Fowler Jeff Maggert Josh Teater Jim Furyk Jhonattan Vegas Martin Kaymer Johnson Wagner Phil Mickelson Bob Estes Keegan Bradley Tiger Woods Henrik Stenson Spencer Levin Sung Kang Ricky Barnes Stewart Cink Marc Leishman Chris Couch Kris Blanks Geoff Ogilvy Heath Slocum Brian Gay George McNeill Justin Leonard Carl Pettersson David Toms Rod Pampling David Mathis John Rollins Trevor Immelman Robert Allenby Justin Rose Jason Dufner Robert Karlsson Peter Hanson Alvaro Quiros Graham DeLaet Cameron Tringale Pat Perez Bryce Molder Harrison Frazar Sergio Garcia Chris Kirk J.J. Henry David Hearn Failed to qualify Nick O’Hern Tim Herron Francesco Molinari Charles Howell III Graeme McDowell Joe Ogilvie John Senden Sang-Moon Bae Padraig Harrington Ben Crane Louis Oosthuizen Jason Day Ryan Palmer Lucas Glover Davis Love III Camilo Villegas Kyle Stanley J.J. Killeen Chris DiMarco Webb Simpson Sean O’Hair Ken Duke Chez Reavie Chris Stroud Rory Sabbatini Scott Stallings Tommy Gainey John Mallinger Jeff Overton Brandt Jobe Vijay Singh Arjun Atwal Scott Piercy Chad Campbell Y.E. Yang Ernie Els Rory McIlroy Greg Chalmers Michael Bradley Billy Mayfair John Merrick Retief Goosen Fredrik Jacobson Steve Stricker Bud Cauley Gary Woodland Charley Hoffman Brandt Snedeker
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EASTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA Kansas City 7 2 0 21 12 5 New York 6 3 1 19 20 14 D.C. 5 3 3 18 20 15 Chicago 3 2 3 12 9 9 Montreal 3 5 2 11 11 15 New England 3 6 0 9 8 12 Houston 2 3 2 8 7 9 Columbus 2 4 2 8 6 10 Philadelphia 2 5 1 7 5 9 Toronto FC 0 8 0 0 6 18 WESTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA Real Salt Lake 7 3 2 23 18 12 San Jose 7 2 1 22 21 11 Seattle 7 1 1 22 13 3 Vancouver 5 2 2 17 9 7 Colorado 5 5 0 15 15 12 FC Dallas 3 5 3 12 10 16 Los Angeles 3 5 1 10 11 14 Chivas USA 3 6 0 9 5 11 Portland 2 5 2 8 9 13 NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. Today’s Games Los Angeles at Montreal, 3 p.m. D.C. United at Houston, 3:30 p.m. FC Dallas at Columbus, 6:30 p.m. Vancouver at New England, 6:30 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Chicago, 7:30 p.m. Real Salt Lake at Seattle FC, 9 p.m. Sunday’s Games New York at Philadelphia, 11:30 a.m. Chivas USA at San Jose, 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 15 Portland at Houston, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 16 Colorado at D.C. United, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 19 Seattle FC at Vancouver, 4 p.m. Toronto FC at D.C. United, 6:30 p.m. Houston at New England, 6:30 p.m. New York at Montreal, 6:30 p.m. Philadelphia at FC Dallas, 7:30 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Colorado, 8 p.m. Los Angeles at Chivas USA, 9:30 p.m. Columbus at San Jose, 9:30 p.m. Sunday, May 20 Chicago at Portland, 6 p.m.
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES-Selected the contract of LHP Dana Eveland from Norfolk (IL). Placed RHP Matt Lindstrom on the 15-day DL. Designated INF Zelous Wheeler for assignment. BOSTON RED SOX-Acquired OF Scott Podsednik from the Philadelphia Phillies for cash considerations. LOS ANGELES ANGELS-Selected the contract of C John Hester from Salt Lake (PCL). NEW YORK YANKEES-Activated 3B Eric Chavez from 7-day DL. Optioned 3B Eduardo Nunez to Scranton-WilkesBarre (IL). National League COLORADO ROCKIES-Activated LHP Josh Outman from the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Drew Pomeranz to Colorado Springs (PCL). LOS ANGELES DODGERS-Placed INFOF Jerry Hairston Jr. on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 7. Recalled INF Justin Sellers from Albuquerque (PCL). NEW YORK METS-Reinstated INF Ronny Cedeno from the 15-Day DL. Optioned INF-OF Vinny Rottino to Buffalo (IL). PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES-Placed OF Laynce Nix on the 15-day DL. Recalled LHP Jake Diekman from Lehigh Valley (IL). Transferred RHP Justin De Fratus from the 15- to the 60-day DL. Sent RHP Brian Sanches outright to Lehigh Valley. Selected the contracts from LHP Raul Valdes and INF Hector Luna from Lehigh Valley. SAN DIEGO PADRES-Placed RHP Joe Wieland on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 7. Recalled INF-OF James Darnell from Tucson (PCL). American Association KANSAS CITY T-BONES-Released INF Clint Stottlemyre. LAREDO LEMURS-Acquired 1B-OF Ernie Banks from Southern Illinois (FL) for a player to be named. FOOTBALL National Football League BALTIMORE RAVENS-Signed FB Jamison Berryhill, QB John Brantley, CB Charles Brown, S Omar Brown, G-OT Jack Cornell, FB Chad Diehl, LB Eltoro Freeman, WR Devin Goda, WR Dorian Graham, DT-DE Elliott Henigan, NT Nicolas Jean-Baptiste, NT Ishmaa’ily Kitchen, G Antoine McClain, DE Terrence Moore, RB Brandon Pendergrass, TE Nick Provo, S Cyhl Quarles, RB Bobby Rainey and WR Deonte Thompson. BUFFALO BILLS-Agreed to terms with QB Vince Young. CAROLINA PANTHERS-Signed LB Luke Kuechly, G Amini Silatolu, DE Frank Alexander, WR Joe Adams, DB Josh Norman, P Brad Nortman and DB D.J. Campbell. Waived LB Phillip Dillard. CHICAGO BEARS-Signed DE Shea McClellin to a four-year contract and DL John McCargo, DeMario Pressley and DL Cheta Ozougwu to one-year contracts. CINCINNATI BENGALS-Signed DT Devon Still, TE Orson Charles, WR Marvin Jones and S Tony Dye. Waived CB Derrius Brooks, DE Julian Miller, G Mike Ryan and OT Landon Walker. GREEN BAY PACKERS-Signed LB Nick Perry, DE Jerel Worthy, CB Casey Hayward, DT Mike Daniels, S Jerron McMillian, LB Terrell Manning, OT Andrew Datko, QB B.J. Coleman, G Don Barclay, RB Duane Bennett, G Jaymes Brooks, FB Nic Cooper, C Tommie Draheim, TE Cameron Ford, TE Eric Lair, OT Mike McCabe, LB Dezman Moses, WR Dale Moss, S Sean Richardson, WR Marcus Rivers, CB Dion Turner and RB Marc Tyler. HOUSTON TEXANS-Signed QB John Beck.
Sunday Worship Service ...................11:00 a.m. Website ..............www.realpeoplerealissues.org
1000 Connecticut St. Jonathan Burt, pastor...................913-645-1782 Sabbath School ............................... 9:20 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m. For information call ...........................843-6383
NEW HOPE BAPTIST CHURCH
AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL ST. JAMES AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH
647 Maple St. P.O. Box 923 Lawrence, KS 66044-0923 Pastor Donald A. Baker ................913-758-1028 Sunday School.................................9:30 a.m. Morning Worship........................... 11:00 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study .....................6:30 p.m.
ST. LUKE AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH
900 New York Street ..........................841-0847 Rev. Verdell Taylor ...........................865-1589 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 6:30 p.m.
ST. AUGUSTINE’S ANGLICAN CHURCH
2140 SW Hodges Rd., Topeka ........785-273-4619 Traditional Worship, Faith & Practice 1928 Book of Common Prayer Services ..Sunday at 10:00 a.m. & Wed. 5:30 p.m. Father Gerald Parks... http://www.topeka-anglican.org
ASSEMBLY OF GOD
CALVARY TEMPLE ASSEMBLY OF GOD Louisiana at 29th St. Terr. Pastor Marshall Lackrone...................842-6463 Sunday Morning Worship ..................10:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Sunday School........... 9:30 a.m. Sunday Evening Service .................... 6:30 p.m. Monday Night New Converts Class ....... 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study ............. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Youth Meetings................ 6:30 p.m.
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.
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.
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 Patrick Landau, Pastorial Assistant Sunday Schedule: -Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., Worship at 8:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. www.firstbaptistlawrence.com e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
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
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.
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
“A place where Real People care about Real Issues” Worship location: 5150 Clinton Pkwy. Lawrence, KS 66047 Ron Channell, pastor .........................843-3325 Sunday School/Bible Studies............... 9:45 a.m.
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
RELIGIOUS DIRECTORY Contemporary & Children’s Church........11:00 am Senior High Youth Group................6:00-8:00 pm Wednesday Programs Middle School Youth Group............6:00-8:00 pm Thursday Programs 2nd Thurs/month-JOY (Just Older Youth)11:30 am 3rd Thurs/month-Open Food Pantry 2-4 pm
CHURCH OF CHRIST ON E. HIGH ST.
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
SOUTHSIDE CHURCH OF CHRIST
25th & Missouri................................843-0770 Chris Newton, Minister Daniel McGraw ...................... Campus Minister Bible School ................................... 9:15 a.m. Worship Services............10:20 a.m. & 5:00 p.m. Wednesday Service .......................... 7:00 p.m.
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
CHURCH OF CHRIST at Vinland
(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.
UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST PLYMOUTH CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
CHURCH OF CHRIST
CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN
925 Vermont....................................843-3220 Peter Luckey, Senior Pastor Josh Longbottom, Associate Pastor. Kim Manz, Director of Music and Fine Arts Ministry Nursery & Childcare Opens................. 8:15 a.m. Adult Education ......................8:15 & 9:45 a.m. Chancel Choir Rehearsal ................... 8:30 a.m. Worship Service ............9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Fellowship Hour .............................10:45 a.m. Spanish Language Service ................. 9:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m. Worship Service Broadcast on KLWN 1320 AM
(12 mi. SW of Lawrence, 458 to County Rd 1039) 883 E 800 Rd. Pastor Jane Flora-Swick Adult Bible Study (Sunday)……………..9:30 a.m. Worship Service…………….…………10:30 a.m. Children’s Sunday School….………….10:45 a.m. Fellowship & Food……....................11:30 a.m.
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
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. & 1:30 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 7:00 p.m.
ST. JOHN’S UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST
LONE STAR CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN
WASHINGTON CREEK CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN
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.
BYZANTINE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY OF LAWRENCE 1631 Crescent Rd .......................620-778-2054 Rev. John Mack Saturday Meeting ............................ 6:00 p.m. Vigil Divine Liturgy each Saturday evening at 6pm at the St. Lawrence Catholic Center.
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 email@example.com 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.
ST. LAWRENCE CATHOLIC CENTER
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.
HOLY FAMILY CATHOLIC CHURCH, EUDORA
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
FAMILY OF FAITH EUDORA 2295 N 1300 Rd., Eudora ....................542-3353 Rev. Phillip Scott, Pastor ....................542-3713 Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. Heirs of Faith Children’s Church..........11:00 a.m. Wednesday Evening, One Way Youth ........ 7 p.m.
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.
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.
CHURCH OF GOD CHURCH OF GOD
851 Elm .........................................842-7578 P.O. Box 442519, Lawrence, KS 66044 F.D. Galloway, Pastor ........................841-4719 Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Morning Worship ............................10:30 a.m.
Louisiana & 29th St. Terr. ...................843-9565 Dennis Carnahan, Pastor Sunday Worship .............................10:45 a.m. Bible Study Wednesday .........10 a.m. and 7 p.m.
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.
MT. SINAI CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST
814 E. Walton, Ottawa, KS Pastor James Johnson .................785-248-4253 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................11:00 a.m. Bible Study Monday.......................... 7:30 p.m. Evening Worship Wednesday .............. 7:30 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.
CHURCH OF GOD
CHURCH OF GOD (HOLINESS)
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.
COMMUNITY CHURCH OF GOD (HOLINESS)
23rd & Anderson Road .......................841-7577 Jesse Hunter, Pastor .........................843-8365 Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Sunday Day Service.........................10:00 a.m.
NEW LIFE IN CHRIST
Contemporary, Evangelical 619 Vermont....................................832-1845 Website: www.newlifelawrence.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 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
700 Wakarusa Drive ..........................841-5685 Pieter Willems, Pastor .......................841-5685 Sunday Services ............................10:00 a.m. Classes for all ages ................... 9:00-9:45 a.m. Wed. Jr. & Sr. High Youth Group ......... 7:00 p.m. Tues. On-Campus Group “Exit” ............ 7:00 p.m Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd.
Meets each week at 711 W. 23rd St. in the Malls shopping center at 10:00 am. Marilyn Binns, pastor.........................766-2924 Communion service--the first Sunday of each month. We proclaim Jesus Christ and promote relational ministries of acceptance, love and support through small groups and celebration.
MUSTARD SEED CHURCH
LAWRENCE HEIGHTS CHRISTIAN CHURCH 2321 Peterson Rd. ............................843-1729 2 blocks west of Hallmark Cards Steve Koberlein, Senior Pastor Barry Watts, Associate Pastor Bill Wealthall, Associate Pastor Sandy Biggerstaff, Music Director Worship & Bible Classes....................8:45 a.m. Worship & Bible Classes...................10:30 a.m. Youth Group ................................... 6:30 p.m. Midweek Bible Studies, call for information
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.
DISCIPLES OF CHRIST USA/CANADA FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH
1000 Kentucky Street, 785-843-0679 www.fcclawrence.org email@example.com David Rivers, Senior Pastor Tiffany Lemons, Youth Pastor Katie Rivers, Children’s Ministry Director Sunday Worship Services Traditional & Children’s Church..............9:00 am Sunday School.........................10:10-10:50 am
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 1204 Oread Ave., Lawrence (2nd floor of the Ecumenical Ministries building) Rev. Joshua Lollar ......................785-218-7663 Sunday Divine Liturgy ....................... 9:30 a.m. Saturday Vigil ................................. 4:00 p.m. Additional weekly services and exceptions to the schedule above are found at our website: www.saintnicholaschurch.net
ST. MARGARET’S EPISCOPAL 5700 W. 6th St. (.8 mile west of Wakarusa) 785-865-5777 Rev. Matt Zimmermann Morning Service .............................. 8:00 a.m. Contemporary Service...........................10:00 a.m. Contemplative Prayer Service.....................5:00 p.m. (Children’s Program at 10:00 a.m.) Our mission is to share the greatest gift, a relationship with God through Jesus Christ! For complete small group schedule call ..865-5777 website: saintmargaret.org email:firstname.lastname@example.org
1011 Vermont Street..........................843-6166
ST. PAUL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST
Office & Chapel address: 1027 Vermont Street email: email@example.com 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.
LAWRENCE CHINESE EVANGELICAL CHURCH 221 Silicon Ave ................................218-9665
www.lcec.org Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m.
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.
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.
American Dream Realty, LLC 4104 West 6th St. • 856-4663
Bryant Collision Repair 1214 E. 23rd • 843-5803
Carlos O’Kelly’s Mexican Cafe 707 W. 23rd St. • 832-0550
Chaney Incorporated 930 E. 27th St. • 843-1691
Community Mercantile 901 Iowa • 843-8544
Crown Automotive 3400 S. Iowa • 843-7700
Dale & Ron’s Auto Service 630 Connecticut • 785-842-2108
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.
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
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)
SOUTHERN HILLS CONGREGATION OF JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES
1802 E. 19th, Lawrence, KS Bible Discourse......................Sunday 10:00 AM Watchtower Study...................Sunday 10:35 AM Congregation Biible Study........Thursday 7:30 PM Theocratic Ministry School........Thursday 8:00PM Service Meeting....................Thursday 8:35 PM For more information call 843-8765
RIVER HEIGHTS CONGREGATION OF JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES
1802 East 19th Street Bible Discourse.......................Sunday 1:30 PM Watchtower Study....................Sunday 2:05 PM Congregation Bible Study..........Tuesday 7:30 PM Theocratic Ministry School........Tuesday 8:00 PM Service Meeting.....................Tuesday 8:35 PM For more information call 843-8765
LAWRENCE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER, SYNAGOGUE 917 Highland Drive ...........................841-7636 Friday Evening Services..................... 7:45 p.m.
Dillons Food Stores Fuzzy’s Taco Shop
1115 Massachusetts • www.fuzzystacoshop.com
Great Harvest Bread Co.
807 Vermont • Downtown Lawrence • 785-749-2227
3200 Franklin Park Circle • 785-843-0052
Authentic Indian Cuisine 129 E. 10th, Lawrence • 331-4300
Jack Ellena Honda
2112 W. 29th Terrance • 843-0550 “You’re Gonna Like It Here”
Sunday Morning Service ...................10:30 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study ............ .........6:00 p.m. Study of the book of Daniel Pastor Cloyce E. Thornton ..................843-3149 All are welcome. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.efcmaym.org
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P.O. Box 1051 • 843-5670
9th & Madeline Lane ...................841-1447 Rev. Shannah McAleer Moment of Inspiration ..................843-8832 Youth Education .......................11:00 a.m. Sunday Services .......................11:00 a.m. Meditation Service (Wednesday).... 6:00 p.m. Website: www.unityoflawrence.org
UNITY CHURCH OF LAWRENCE
1263 N. 1100 Road .....................785-842-3339 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
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.
4920 Legend Dr. • Lawrence, KS 66049 • 841-2112
Religious School ................. Sunday - 9:30 a.m. email@example.com,http://www.lawrencejcc.org
CHABAD CENTER FOR JEWISH LIFE
“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.
PEOPLES BIBLE CHURCH OF EUDORA
BALDWIN FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
1103 Main St., Eudora Ks. ............785-542-3720 Pastor: Harry Patterson Services .......Sunday, 10:30 a.m., Wed 7:00 p.m.
704 8th St. ......................................594-6612 Pastor Rev. Paul Babcock Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:45 a.m.
EASTLAKE COMMUNITY CHURCH
Holiday Inn Convention Center 200 McDonald Dr. Sundays ........................9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. www.eastlakelawrence.com
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.
MORNING STAR CHRISTIAN CHURCH
MCH CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP CENTER
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 Tuesday: Bell Choir .................................. 5:30 p.m. Trinity Adult Choir ........................ 7:00 p.m. Wednesday: Children’s Choirs ......................... 4:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist............................. 6:30 p.m. Women’s monthly Bible study………..3rd Wednesday ..................................... 1:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Quilting Workday ..................... 2nd Wednesday ............................................ 10 a.m.-3 p.m. “A Stephen Ministry congregation”
LUTHERAN MISSOURI SYNOD IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH & UNIVERSITY STUDENT CENTER
2104 Bob Billings Parkway ..................843-0620 Check website for information & details www.immanuel-lawrence.com Parish Pastor Randall Weinkauf Worship with Holy Communion .. 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship ......................9:30-9:45 a.m. Sunday School & Christian Ed.....9:45-10:45 a.m. Lutheran Student Fellowship Campus Org., Thursday 8:00 p.m. Sunday School & Bible Classes ........... 9:45 a.m. (Nursery Available) (Wheelchair Accessible) Ministry to the Blind Outreach Community Group .......... meets 3rd Friday each month at 5:30 p.m.
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.
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. firstname.lastname@example.org http://peace.ks.us.mennonite.net/Home
FIRST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE
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 ................................................... 7:00 p.m. A Safe Place To Be.....
FAITH CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE
1020 Kasold ....................................925-0433 Pastor, Harold Berciunas Saturday Service ............................. 6:00 p.m.
NONDENOMINATIONAL FAMILY CHURCH OF LAWRENCE
5150 CLINTON PARKWAY, LAWRENCE, KS 66047
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: email@example.com
Wednesday night “Woman of Worship”.....Bible study 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday night Men’s Bible study Group ................7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday night Children’s Bible study group ...........7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Nursery provided for all but 8:45 Sunday service Website ..............................www.fclhome.org
“A place where Real People care about Real Issues” Ron Channell & Vicki Channel, pastors Sunday Worship Service .......... 8:45 &11:00 a.m. Sunday School classes for everyone ....10:00 a.m. Sunday night prayer service................ 6:00 p.m. Wednesday night “Refuge” youth group ......7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
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.
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
BIG SPRINGS UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
2518 Ridge Court ........................785-727-0233 Will Spann, D. Min. Meeting: 10:30 a.m. every Sunday (In United Way)
NEW HOPE FELLOWSHIP
KANSAS FOOD 4 LIFE
1908 E 19th St. (Brookwood W-95) Lawrence, KS 66046 Kevin Goodwin, Pastor ................877-409-FOOD website: .................... www.kansasfood4life.org Central Junior High School 1400 Massachusetts ....................785-842-1553 Sunday Worship .............................. 5:30 p.m. email:................ email@example.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.
FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Downtown: 946 Vermont St. Traditional .......................... 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Contemporary ................................10:00 a.m. Adult Sunday School.........9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m Children’s Sunday School .................11:00 a.m. West Campus: 867 Highway 40 Family Worship .................... 9:00 & 11:00 a.m. Children’s Church ............. 9:15 a.m. 11:15 a.m. All Ages Sunday School ....................10:00 a.m. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.fumclawrence.org Rev. Dr. Tom Brady, Senior Pastor
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
LAWRENCE INDIAN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
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.
LAWRENCE KOREAN METHODIST CHURCH
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.
held @ Central United Methodist Church 15th and Massachusetts St. Sunday Worship ............................. .2:00 p.m. Pastor Myunghoon Han ................973-825-9584 Email: email@example.com facebook.com/lawrencekoreanchurch
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.
Sunday School .......................... 9:45 a.m. Late Worship ...........................11:00 a.m. Nursery available for 11:00 a.m. Worship Service
PERRY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
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.
WEST SIDE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
(Hwy. 40 W to Co. 1029 - 3 mi. N to downtown Lecompton, 402 Elmore Street) ......887-6327 Rev. Hyun Jin Cho ......................887-6681 Sunday School, classes for all ages 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship ............ 8:30 & 10:45 a.m. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.lecomptonumc.org
CLINTON PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Clinton, Kansas .................... Campers welcome Rev. Pat Yancey, Pastor. Church School................................10:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m.
STULL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
1596 E 250 Road (intersection Dg Co Roads 442 and 1023) Nancy Boyda, Pastor....................887-6521 Sunday School .........................10:00 a.m. Worship .................................11:00 a.m. Email: email@example.com Website: www.stullumc.org
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. Lord’s Day Worship .........................10:45 a.m. Evening Bible Study.......................... 6:30 p.m.
785-594-3256 Driving directions: 8 mi. S. of Lawrence, South on 1055 to N. 700 Rd., go East to Sign on Right. Nick Woods, Pastor Sunday School .......................... 9:30 a.m.
SALVATION ARMY THE SALVATION ARMY
10th & New Hampshire ......................843-4188 Rich & Judy Forney Parsonage ......................................843-7514
Lisa McFarland ............President, 841-2276 Meeting Times .......................... 7:00 p.m. Last Monday of the month Place...........................Eagle Rock Church 608 N. 2nd Street, Lawrence, Ks. For more information contact: 785-979-2521
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. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org groups.myspace.com/LawrenceSotoZenGroup
CHRISTIAN COUNSELING CHRISTIAN PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES
UNITED METHODIST CAMPUS MINISTRY (UMCM)
2084 N. 1300 Rd. .............................542-3200 Rev. Michael Tomson-DeGreeff, Pastor Contemporary Service ....................... 8:30 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Traditional Service ..........................10:30 a.m. Nursery Provided Wednesday Night Spiritual By Design 6:30 pm E-mail office - email@example.com Web address - www.EudoraUMC.org
GRACE EVANGELICAL PRESBYTERIAN
1501 Massachusetts ..........................843-7066 Rev. Maria Campbell ............................ Pastor Shaun Whisler .......................... Music Director Sundays: Sunday School for all ages ................. 9:30 a.m. Coffee Fellowship (1st, 2nd, & 4th Sun.) ..10:15 a.m. Traditional Worship .........................10:45 a.m. Nursery care provided 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Fellowship Lunch (3rd Sun.) ..............12:00 p.m. Youth Group ................................... 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays: Adult Chancel Choir .......................... 6:00 p.m. All-age Handbell Choir ...................... 7:00 p.m. Child care provided 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Wednesday Morning Prayer................ 8:15 a.m. Email ....................firstname.lastname@example.org Website ...............www.centralumclawrence.org
EUDORA UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
AGLOW OF LAWRENCE
Jennifer Groene, LCMFT Serving the Spiritual, Emotional, & Psychological well-being of women, children, & families. Call................................. (785) 979-5434
597 E. 2200 Rd. (8 miles S of Eudora on Dg. Co. Rd. 1061) ..............................................785-883-2360 Lane Bailey, Pastor Sunday Worship Services................... 9:00 a.m. Sunday School ...............................10:15 a.m.
416 Lincoln St............................785-840-9945 M.L. Jefferson, Pastor Internet: 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!
www.LawrenceWesleyan.com 3705 Clinton Parkway ..................841-5446 Sunday Schedule: Worship Services............ 9:15 & 11:00 a.m. Youth Sunday School (Jr. & Senior High) ......... ...........................................9:15 a.m. Clubhouse (3 years-5th grade)....................... ...........................9:15 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. Adult Classes................. 9:15 & 11:00 a.m. Nursery Provided all morning Wednesday Nights: Celebrate Recovery & Celebration Station .....................................................7:00 p.m. Second Wind (Jr. & Sr. High)........ 7:00 p.m. Email: 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
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.
CLEARFIELD UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
HEAVENLY MANNA APOSTOLIC CHURCH (PAW)
LAWRENCE WESLEYAN CHURCH
3510 Clinton Place, Ste. 320..........843-2429
CENTRAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
96 Hwy. 40, in Big Springs ..................887-6823 email@example.com Rev. Marshall Larson, Pastor Prayer Group .................................. 8:45 a.m. Sunday School, all ages .................... 9:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship ............................ 9:45 a.m. Worship .......................................10:15 a.m. Prayer Shawl Group................ Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Community Breakfast ..1st Saturday/monthly 7 a.m.
CENTENARY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
www.newhopelawrence.com 15th& Kasold..................................331-HOPE Darrell Brazell, Pastor Sunday Worship Service ..................10:15 a.m., Children’s Church ...........................10:30 a.m.
3 1/2 miles W of 56/59 junction Everett Tuxhorn, Pastor ................594-3894 Worship .................................. 8:15 a.m. Church School........................... 9:30 a.m. Worship .................................10:30 a.m.
THE UNITARIAN FELLOWSHIP OF LAWRENCE
EUDORA CHURCH OF CHRIST
WORDEN UNITED CHURCH
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
1919 E. 23rd St ................................843-5878 Sundays .......................10:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. Wednesdays................................... 7:30 p.m.
Sunday Worship .......................10:30 a.m.
LAWRENCE MEDITATION CIRCLE
EAST LAWRENCE CHURCH OF CHRIST
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.
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.
CATHOLIC COMMUNITY SERVICE
P.O. Box 342 .............................841-0307 Services: Counseling for individuals, couples, families, and mediation services. All faiths, or those with no faith preferences, are served. Educational programs as needed. Sliding scale fee.
FAITH WORKS THERAPY
946 Vermont Street, Lawrence, KS 66044 841-7500 firstname.lastname@example.org Campus Minister, Rev. Kara Eidson Email ................................................. email@example.com Student Associates: Abra Petrie, Allison Bond, and Sarah Elliott. Worship, Tuesdays at 8:30 PM, Smith Hall, Room 100
KU Campus @Smith Hall Rm. 100 3:30 p.m. ...........................785-550-6563 Pastor Sean Heston www.douc.org
American Baptist Center ...............843-0020 Patrick Landau ...........................843-0020 Weekly Bible Study ........... Tues., 7:00 p.m.
UNIVERSITY CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP University Christian Fellowship (SBC) Thursdays - 7pm Danforth Chapel - KU Campus Rick Clock, Campus Minister 785-841-3148 firstname.lastname@example.org www.kansasucf.com
BLACK CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP Leo Barbee, campus minister, 1629 W. 19th St. ............................................. 841-8001 Friday Evening .......................... 6:30 p.m.
Mustard Seed Christian Fellowship Sunday Services ...... 10:00 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. Classes for all ages ............. 9:00-9:45 a.m. Wed. Jr. & Sr. High Youth Group .. 7:00 p.m.
KU 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
ECUMENICAL CAMPUS MINISTRY, INC.
jointly sponsored by: Church of the Brethren, United Church of Christ, Presbyterian Church, (USA) Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence and the Religious Society of Friends (Quaker). 1204 Oread ...............................843-4933 Campus pastor .......The Rev. Thad Holcombe
Canterbury House, 1116 Louisiana Rev. Joe Alford ..........................843-8202 Holy Eucharist, Sunday................ 5:00 p.m. Holy Eucharist, Tues-Danforth Chapel/KU ...............................................Noon
HASKELL INTERFAITH COUNCIL
Haskell Indian Nations Univ. Campus Interfaith Council meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Morris Baptist Center, 146 Indian Avenue. Council president is John Gaskin, 841-7355.
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 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.
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AROUND AND ABOUT Forty-eight new law enforcement officers graduated from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center on April 13 in Yoder. The officers, who began their training Jan. 9, represented 36 municipal, county and state law enforcement agencies from across Kansas. Area officers are as follows: Scott Jennings, a patrol officer for the Kansas University Public Safety in Lawrence; Kent Magnussen, a patrol officer for the Tonganoxie Police Department; and Anthony Schuberger, a patrol officer for the Tonganoxie Police Department.
Bria Carder, of Eudora, was a member of the Trailblazers Class of 2012. The 20 members of the 2012 class of the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science were honored May 5 at Fort Hays State University.
The Omicron chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma on April 28 awarded the Omicron Elin Stein Scholarship to two college education majors. The two recipients: Temeka Circle Bear from Haskell Indiana Nations University and Emilie Teel from Baker University. Each woman received a $500 scholarship.
Brooke Sutherland, of Lawrence, a member of the class of 2012 at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va., has earned Honor Roll status for the winter 2012 term. To qualify, a student must earn at least 3.75 GPA. Sutherland also made the Dean’s List. Reed Grabill, of Lawrence, a member of the class of 2015 at Washington and Lee, also made the Dean’s List, which requires a GPA of at least 3.4.
More than 90 Kansas State University students are the newest members of Phi Kappa Phi honor society. The initiates are second semester juniors in the upper 7.5 percent of their class, seniors in the upper 10 percent of their class, or outstanding graduate students in the top 10 percent of their class. Spring 2012 initiates from this area include Kelley Bethell-Smith, master’s student in academic advising, Baldwin City; and Kelly Leonard, senior
in public health nutrition, in Bosnian/Croatian/ Tonganoxie. Serbian, Advanced Level.
Rosenblumova was also inducted into Dobro SloJacob Kirkpatrick, of vo, the National Slavic Basehor, won the Boone Honor Society for stuCounty National Bank dents majoring in Slavic Scholarship April 13 at Co- languages and literatures. lumbia College in ColumHolly Glasgow, of Lawbia, Mo. rence, a graduate student
in anthropology, for Excellence in Slovene, ElMatthew Day of Troop ementary Level. 59, chartered to the First Drew Burks, of LawPresbyterian Church of rence, a graduate student Lawrence, was presented in history, for Excellence his Eagle Scout Award at in Polish, Elementary Leva Court of Honor April 28 el. at Broken Arrow School. Chris Oblon, of LawTo reach his Eagle Award, rence, a senior in political Matthew earned 39 merit science and sociology, for badges and for his service Excellence in Polish, Elproject built a garden tool ementary Level. shed at Broken Arrow. Malika Lyon, of Law
rence, a nondegree-seeking student in the College Air National Guard Air- of Liberal Arts and Sciencman 1st Class Joshua D. es, for Excellence in TurkHobbs, a 2006 graduate ish, Elementary Level. of McLouth High School, Amy Murphy, of Lawgraduated from basic mili- rence, a graduate student tary training at Lackland in Russian and Eastern Air Force Base in San An- European Studies, for Extonio. He completed an cellence in Ukrainian, Inintensive, eight-week pro- termediate Level. gram that included trainDavid Samms, of Lawing in military discipline rence, a senior in Slavic and studies, Air Force Languages and Literacore values, physical fit- tures, was inducted into ness, and basic warfare Dobro Slovo, the National principles and skills. Slavic Honor Society.
The winner in the fifth annual Douglas County Legal Essay Contest is Daniel Cronk of Veritas Christian School in Lawrence. He received a cash prize of $750. The Douglas County Law Library and the Douglas County Bar Association co-sponsored the contest. The topic was “Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Discuss and analyze why the American justice system is or is not the fairest in the world.”
The Kansas University Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures recognized 30 students for academic excellence and language proficiency at its annual honors reception April 17. Area students honored are as follows: Erica Stevanovic, of Lawrence, a junior in social welfare, for Excellence in Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, Elementary Level. Rebecca Stakun, of Lawrence, a graduate student in Slavic Languages and Literatures, for Excellence in Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian, Intermediate Level. Eva Rosenblumova, of Lawrence, a senior in Slavic Languages and Literatures, for Excellence
26 at College of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, Mo.
Katie Workman, of Lawrence, was one of 10 Washburn University students inducted into the Pi Chapter of the Tau Upsilon Alpha National Human Services Honor Society. Workman is a senior pursuing a bachelor’s degree in human services, with a concentration in gerontology.
Washburn University student Megan Clemons, of Lecompton, has been inducted into Sigma Lambda, a criminal justice honor society. A senior, Clemons was named to the Dean’s and the President’s Honor Rolls. She is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, with a concentration in corrections.
Alex Whitten, of Eudora, received Scouting’s highest rank, Eagle, at a Court of Honor April 19 at the Eudora United Methodist Church. Alex is a senior at Eudora High School and plans to attend Kansas University of Kansas. His Eagle service project was to plan and supervise the building of 50 squirrel/bird boxes for Operation Wildlife in Linwood.
Rachel Van Horn, senior at Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, N.Y., majoring in International Relations and Russian and
Eurasian Studies, received a Fulbright to conduct Kansas University postgraduate studies in Central Asia for 2012-2013. has honored 10 students She is a 2008 graduate of with 2012 Chancellor’s Student Awards as part Lawrence High School.
of the 140th Commencement. The awards recogThe University of Ne- nize students’ academic, braska-Lincoln granted volunteer and leadership degrees to more than accomplishments during 2,800 students at com- their time at KU. Area mencement exercises honorees are as follows: May 4-5. It was the largest Emily Lamb, of Lawgraduating class in UNL rence, will receive the history. The graduates Rusty Leffel Concerned included Kaylen Kristine Student Award. Lamb will Fleming, of Lawrence, receive a bachelor’s deBachelor of Arts with dis- gree in American Studies. tinction from the College Libby Johnson, of Lawof Arts and Sciences; and rence, will receive the Kimberly Anne McDon- Rusty Leffel Concerned ald, of Lawrence, Bachelor Student Award. Johnson of Fine Arts from the Col- will receive bachelor’s delege of Fine and Perform- grees in psychology and ing Arts. human biology.
Julia Barnard, of Lawrence, will receive the Weston Wiebe, of Law- Donald K. Alderson Merence, a 2008 Free State morial Award. Barnard High School graduate, will receive a bachelor’s received the Bartlett Re- degree in history. spect Award, Elizabeth The Chancellor’s Stuand M. Graham Clark dent Awards committee Leadership Award, Lang- selects the winners from ley/Hiebsch Communi- throughout the university cation Arts Award and from nominations submitWalter Franklin Bradley ted by students, faculty Award at the 2011-12 April and staff.
Beverly Hills Hotel marks 100 years of swank By Solvej Schou Associated Press
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIF. — Stand on the Beverly Hills Hotel’s red carpet, leading into its chandeliered lobby, and you can’t help but visualize a century’s worth of celebrities, royalty, politicians, musicians and actors who have stayed there, from Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor to Madonna, Reese Witherspoon and Katy Perry. The luxury hotel on Sunset Boulevard marks 100 years since it opened May 12, 1912, two years before the city of Beverly Hills itself was built around it. It remains one of the swankiest destinations in Southern California, home to Oscar and Grammy parties and star-filled lunches. Its breezy, old Hollywood air comes from an incomparable list of superstar guests that has ranged over the decades from Charlie Chaplin, Cary Grant and Clark Gable, to John Lennon and Jack Nicholson, to the androgynously elegant Marlene Dietrich, who convinced the hotel’s Polo Lounge restaurant to change its “no slacks for women” dress code in the 1940s.
In his new book “The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows — The First 100 Years,” Robert S. Anderson, the hotel’s official historian and great-grandson of its founder, tells the hotel’s story, from its beginnings amid acres of bean fields, to the present day, when celebs such as director Sofia Coppola stop by the coffee shop for a bite with friends. Anderson’s greatgrandmother Margaret Anderson — who managed a hotel on the site of what’s now the Hollywood & Highland Center, where the Academy Awards are held — built the Beverly Hills Hotel for $500,000 with architect Elmer Grey. “Elmer Grey designed the hotel in such a way so that every room got sunlight in one point of the day or another,” said Robert S. Anderson during lunch in late April in the Polo Lounge, beneath its green-and-white striped patio ceiling. “An acre of land was set aside for the guests to grow vegetables and flowers while staying here, so they would feel at home. That acre of land now is probably worth $25 million.”
Making its famous guests feel at home, and giving them privacy, have always been part of the hotel’s mission, beginning with silent film-era stars such as Chaplin and Buster Keaton, who shot movies at the hotel. The 1920s Hollywood power couple Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks met at the hotel, then renovated a palatial house above the property. Liz Taylor honeymooned in the hotel’s lavish bungalows with six of her husbands, including Richard Burton. Bungalow Five was one of their favorite hangouts. Reclusive billionaire Howard Hughes not only lived in the bungalows on and off for 30 years, but starting in 1942, he parked his Cadillac in front of the hotel for so long that plants started growing out of it. He also had hotel staff leave late-night meals, including roast beef sandwiches, in a nearby tree. Monroe stayed in bungalows 20 and 21 in 1960 while reportedly having an affair with her “Let’s Make Love” co-star Yves Montand. Lennon and Yoko Ono stayed in bed for a week in another bungalow. “She was well-behaved, and he
wasn’t,” said Anderson, laughing. “Lennon would sing loud, Irish songs. One night Prince was up here singing to some girl in a suite upstairs, in the ’80s. People yelled to him, ‘Knock it off!’” The hotel remains a place where celebrities can let down their hair, attracting the East Coast elite as well as Hollywood locals. But paparazzi, beware. “Stars felt safe here, as they do today,” said Anderson. “For example, even getting through the front door. If you’re wielding a heavy-duty camera, they ask you what the hell you’re doing.” Four stories high, surrounded by acres of gardens and flowers, the hotel evokes a lush Mediterranean fantasy island, decorated with banana leaves, palm fronds and fuchsia azaleas. A celebration of the centennial is planned for June 15-17 to benefit the Motion Picture Television Fund, with a filmmaker panel, an evening party hosted by director Brett Ratner and a Polo Lounge brunch hosted by Warren Beatty and DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg.
Saturday, May 12, 2012
WEDDINGS Thomas-Guffey Emily Thomas, Lawrence, and Nicholas Guffey, Topeka, were married April 28, 2012, at Lake Shawnee in Topeka, with Jhami Guffey officiating. The bride is the daughter of Ross and Heather Thomas, Topeka. The groom is the son of Melvin Guffey, Topeka, and Margaret Warner, Lawrence. Maid of honor was Molly Thomas. Best man was Matt Bulicz. Bridesmaid was Norah Jones. Groomsman was Christian Gilbert. A reception followed at the lake. The bride is a 2005 graduate of Free State High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in education from Emporia State University in 2009 and is a bookseller at Barnes & Noble in Topeka.
Emily and Nicholas Guffey The groom is a 2004 graduate of Topeka High School. He earned a bachelor’s degree in theatre from Emporia State in 2009 and will earn a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling, also from Emporia State, this fall. He is a toyologist at The Toy Store in Lawrence. The couple reside in Topeka.
Bushouse-Panzica Katie Bushouse, Lawrence, and Michael Panzica, Cleveland, were married Oct. 15, 2011, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. Tom Fanta officiating. The bride is the daughter of David and Pam Bushouse, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Tim and Donna Panzica, Cleveland. Maid of honor was Kristen Bushouse. Best men were Matthew Panzica and Craig Panzica. Bridesmaids were Kate Boyd, Molly Cobb, Jenny Hansen, Liz Jordan, Meredith Panzica, Brigitte Seiler, Jenna Sheldon-Sherman and Audrey Worthington. Groomsmen were Tom Degnan, Mike Howley, Matthew Lane, Kyle LeClere, Jon Leisinger, Pat O’Brien, J.T. Staiger and Chris Tremont. Readers were Mark Bushouse and John Bushouse. A reception was given at The Oread.
Michael and Katie Panzica The bride is a graduate of Free State High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Kansas University and is the marketing specialist at BDO in Chicago. The groom is a graduate of Gilmour Academy in Cleveland. He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Notre Dame and is a real estate acquisitions associate for Burnham Capital Group in Chicago. The couple reside in Chicago.
Anderson-Stauffer Brandi Anderson, Wellsville, and Steve Stauffer, Lawrence, were married March 24, 2012, at the Ottawa Country Club with the Rev. Henry Drake officiating. The bride is the daughter of Wayne and Jennifer Rhoades, Wellsville. The groom is the son of Carolyn and John Kirby, Lawrence. Matron of honor was Noi Phetsany. Best man was Rich Breshears. The bride is a graduate of Wellsville High School and is the administrative assistant for Heartland Precision Fasteners in New Century. The groom is a graduate of Lawrence High School
Steve and Brandi Stauffer and is a property/casualty and life agent for John Kirby Insurance. The couple reside in Lawrence.
ENGAGEMENTS Flick-Monroy John and Freya Flick, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Valerie Flick, to Aldemar Angel Monroy, both of Lee’s Summit, Mo. The future bride earned a bachelor’s degree in human biology from Kansas University in 2002, a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Kansas University Medical Center in 2005, and a master’s degree in nursing from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2011. She is a pediatric nurse practitioner at Independence Pediatrics in Independence, Mo. The future groom is the son of Alfonso and Mercedes Monroy, Hawthorne, Calif. He earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology in 2000, a bachelor’s degree in nursing in 2006, and a master’s degree in nursing in 2010, all
Aldemar Angel Monroy and Valerie Flick from Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa. He is a family nurse practitioner at Carondelet Orthopedic Surgeons in Overland Park. The couple plan a May 27, 2012, wedding at Powell Gardens in Kingsville, Mo.
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DIGITAL TRAFFIC COORDINATOR The World Company is hiring for a Digital Traffic Coordinator to provide support to our sales and management team for digital products including multiple websites, Lawrence Giveback Program, Deals, Marketplace and other company products. Will work cooperatively with sales and operations team members and external customers to ensure delivery of solid advertising campaigns; coordinate and execute the online advertising campaigns; accurately enter insertion orders into ad server and trouble shoot issues; ensure all ads display properly and resolve any issues; generate and analyze daily reports and clearly communicate any potential issues; utilize testing best practices; and provide excellent customer service to internal and external customers. Ideal candidate has outstanding organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines; at least one year experience in interactive campaign management, trafficking, or ad operations; experience with ad serving technology; can independently and collaboratively troubleshoot technical and non-technical ad delivery related issues; will be detail-oriented with excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong customer service experience; able to work with minimal supervision; proficient with MS Office – Excel, Word and PowerPoint; email marketing; knowledge of ad tag use and functionality as well as ad invocation code; experience with project management preferred; can effectively present information publicly; and ability to effectively build and sustain relationships. We offer an excellent benefits package including medical insurance, 401k, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE
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2C SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2012 Apartments Apartments Unfurnished Unfurnished 2BR - 413 W. 17th, avail. now or fall, new kitchen, hardwood floors, laundry, CA, DW. No pets. $550/mo. Water paid. 785-841-5797 2BR - 426 Minnesota, for fall, in 4-plex, CA, 1 pet ok. $430/mo. Call 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR — 536 Ohio, for fall, 1st floor, 1 bath, AC. $450/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR — 719-725 W. 25th, for Fall, AC, W/D hookups. No pets. $410 - $420 per month. Call 785-841-5797 2BR - 741 Mchigan, for fall, 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, DW, W/D hookup, full unfin. bsmt. 1 pet ok. $730/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, 1st floor, DW. $490/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR — 940 Tennessee, for fall, 2nd floor, CA, laundry, DW, 1 bath, no pets. $610/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 946 Indiana, for fall, in 6-plex, CA, laundry, off street parking. $440/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR - 951 Arkansas, 2 story, 2 full bath, CA, DW, W/D $710. No pets. 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BR Unit in 4-plex. 1 bath, new carpet & appls. $450. + Deposit & Refs. No pets. Avail. now. 785-217-5360 2BRs - 1244 Ohio, for fall, 1st floor, AC, laundry. No pets. $450/month. 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 2BRs - 826 Kentucky, for fall, 2 full bath, 2 story, CA, DW. No pets. $570 or $595 with W/D hookup. 785-841-5797
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OWNER WILL FINANCE 2BR, 2 bath, stove, DW, refrig., W/D, CH/CA, storage building. Move in ready! Lawrence 816-830-2152
Acreage-Lots 6 Acre Farmstead 8 miles west of Lawrence. Includes 3 Morton Bldgs., 4 barns, silo, smokehouse. Repo, assume owner financing. $975 monthly. 785-554-9663 6.1 Acre Bldg. Lot at E. 1050 & N. 900 Rd. On hard surface road, has water meter. $58,000. Call 785-691-6152
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423B E 4th Street Tonganoxie, KS 66086 913-704-5037 Antiques, Collectibles, Glass, Furniture, Treasures
Celebrate Graduation with a piano from Mid-America Piano! Now thru May 26th save up to 75% on new & used acoustics & digitals www.piano4u.com 785-537-3774
Sports-Fitness Equipment Tennis Racquet. Head Liquidmetal Flex Point 10. 4 1/2 in. grip, 121 in. head size, 8.3 oz, 60# strings. Bag. Essentially new. New, $275 retail. Used, $135 on eBay. Just $89. 785-843-5566. Treadmill by Pro-Form. Runs, folds up when not in use. $50.00 Call 785841-6949
Couch, forest green/ bur- TV, 32” Phillips color TV gundy, 90” with silver leaf w/remote. Cable ready. stripes. $100. 785-883-2955 Great picture quality. Call Desk Chair, swivel chair Steve 785-840-4027. $45 with padded seat & back $30. Please call 785550-6829
CALL FOR SPECIALS! • 3 Bedroom, 2 bath • 2 car garage w/opener • W/D hookups • Maintenance free 785-832-0555, 785-766-2722
Saddlebrook & Overland Pointe
LUXURY TOWNHOMES GREAT Move In Specials
Platform bed, 6 drawers, oak, Cal King. Headboard, Cal King. Firm mattress, Cal King. Not a set, but will sell as a set or individually. 785-393-1441
Call for Details
625 Folks Rd • 785-832-8200
1st Class, Pet Friendly Houses & Apts.
www.vintagemgmt.com 785-842-1069 2BR — 427 Minnesota, for fall, 1 bath, 1 story, AC, W/D hookup. $650/mo. 1 Pet OK. Call 785-841-5797 2-6BR houses available for August 1. Close to Campus & downtown. 785-842-7644 www.gagemgmt.com
Your Mom remembers the Paradise ...... get her the Perfect Mother’s Day gift! The Paradise Cafe and Bakery Cookbook Only $24.95 and Only at the Raven 6 E. 7th, Lawrence, KS
3+BR, 2 bath, CA, FP, 2 car Jazzy 1120 wheel chair w/opener, fenced yard, with built-in charger. shed. 2352 Haversham Dr. 785-842-0452 $1,125/mo. 785-842-3911 3BR — 2109 Mitchell,for Aug. 1 story, 1 bath, 1 car, CA, Miscellaneous DW, No pets. W/D hookups, $775/mo. 785-841-5797 Baseball books - play book and encyclopedia. $7.50, 3BR, 1 bath, 1620-27 W. 20th 785-843-9573 Terr. Close to KU. Avail. PUT YOUR now and August 1st. $875/ EMPLOYMENT AD IN mo. Call 785-842-7644 3BR avail. now. 1 Bath, 1 car w/opener, range, refrig., W/D hookups. $795/mo. Deposit & Refs. 785-749-3840 3BR - Charming! 4 miles just S. of Lawrence/KU. 2 bath, lg. 2 car/storage. No pets. $1,200 + Refs. 785-842-3476 3BR - great family home SW of Louisiana & 23rd St. 1.5 bath, FR, 2 car garage. $975 - $1,200/mo. Avail. late July - Aug. 1st. Call 913-608-2441
China hutch matching table & chairs, power sprayer, piano, trampoline, patio table and umbrellas, entertainment center, barber chair, BBQ grill, and lots of misc. Find lots of Good Treasures!!!
Mantel clocks, cookware, clothes, western boots, kitchen items, knick-knacks, figurines, wood craft items, porcelain lamps, brass lamps, sewing goods, and much much more.
Extended Family Garage Sale Fri. & Sat. May 11-12 7AM - 4PM 1025 Prescott Drive Lawrence, Ks Two wheel trailer, “bent wire” antique chair, punching bag, Nike Jordan basketball shoes, microwave, baby bassinet, men’s suits (43 long), bed headboard, two wooden chairs,(office), “tins” with logos, wicker basket, mailbox, electric tools, antique tools, phonograph records, books (science library), magazines, Nariato Shippuden Youth books, blankets, Angel lamp with embossed shade, Illuminated Christmas village, pictures with frames, Yankee Bernie Williams bobblehead, autographed baseballs, iris plants (purple), and other misc.
Place your Garage Sale Ad Today! Go to: http://www2.ljworld.com/market place/classifieds/ Click on “place an ad” under the blue garage sale box and follow the step by step process!
Go to ljworld.com or call 785-832-1000. UP TO FOUR PACKAGES TO CHOOSE FROM! All packages include AT LEAST 7 days online, 2 photos online, 4000 chracters online, and one week in top ads. Days in print vary with package chosen.
KU law professer estate High end quality furniture, antiques, art & more! by Ken Siggins Triangle Z ranch Cody, WY: Pole & rail cowhide custom furniture set, 1 cowhide pole and rail couch, 2 cowhide arm chairs, 1 rawhide snowshoe chair, sawback coffee and side table, 1 deer horn lamp, 4 rawhide bar stools, one pole and rail bookcase. Antique, standing desk, bellows coffee table, victorian hall tree, bronze quail sculpture by Elwell, victorian Success lamp, Henredon arm chairs, Baker rare asian ming lounge chair, native american & western art, prints books tables, Navajo rugs, DUX chair, rare sheet of stamps Lativa, WW1. Hutch, ceder chest, art framed, prints - Howard Christy, historic Lawrence, sheet music, jewelry, antique china, plates stemware limoge, Haviland copper kitchenware, golf clubs, fishing pole, linens, quilts, lamps, TV, TV stand, vintage hats, home decor, dolls, classical CDs/albums, pots, garden tools, Linak Hoyer personal lift, wheel chairs.
Cash Sale - Family Run No Early Sales
Garage Sale 2113 Riviera Dr. Saturday May 12. 8 am to 1pm.
30’ long rainbow playset, 15’ trampoline, 20” BMX bicycle (like new), kids toys, Kids golf clubs, youth golf bag, 7” eletric tile saw, travel golf bag case, electric grinder, various cell phone chargers, dishes, kitchen items, some clothing, camp stove, new in the box pocket knives, hunting knives, and flashlights and more. 07
Eleven Family Garage Sale 3401 W. 24th Place Lawrence, KS (Kasold & 24th Place)
Friday, May 11th 7AM - 6PM Sat., May 12th 7AM - 1PM Assorted large & small toys, boy’s clothing, jewelry, clothes, quilt frame, wedding dress (size 7), red prom dress (size 14), love seat, bookcase, large aquariums, Christmas items from Germany, household items, etc. plant & bake sale 07
Single Family Garage sale 2600 Prairie Elm Drive Sat. May 12 7-2pm Sun. May 13 8-12NOON Multiple items: furniture, tools household items toys, child and adult clothes
Saturday 7am - 1pm 2401 Sequoia Court Lawrence, KS
Items are in like new or excellent condition and PRICED CHEAP! Harley Davidson items, Green Star Juicer (used very little), Futon couch, dog kennel, ladies name brand golf clothing, camera’s and bags, scrap booking supplies, craft supplies, craft table with multi-plug built-into the table, large craft tray, quilt material, kitchen and bath decor, carpet cleaner, office chair, wii bag, laptop bag, Little Tikes yard castle & slide, oriental area rugs, antiques, nice name brand women’s & men’s clothing (M-L-XL), coats and shoes, lots of other items.
161 Pinecone Dr. Lawrence, KS 66046
Lawrence African Violet Club Mother’s Day Sale Saturday, May 12. 9AM-3PM. The Malls 23rd & Louisiana 10 Yard Sale 710 Missouri St. Saturday May 12th 8AM to ?? 1954 Singer sewing machine in original beautiful cabinet - works and looks great, large Casio keyboard & songbooks, electric bass & amp, leather recliner and ottoman, 100’s of 45 RPM records, huge assortment of artisan’s ceramics, sports equipment, industrial and household tools, household goods, games, toys, clothes, hardware, mini abrasive sand-blasting kit, camping equipment, yard tools, 6’ cedar trim boards - never used, 12’ long 4” round flexible black drain pipe, bicycle parts and supplies, beautiful shelving, leaf blower/vacuum, large shepherd hooks - never used, misc. metal pieces, antique ceramic & glass telephone pole insulators, wood-slat roll-up window shade, 4 indoor wooden shutters, 2 TVs, stereo equipment, kitchen items, lots of books, tractor-seat workshop chair, espresso cups and saucers set, free box of stuff. 11
Kids Toys, Kids Clothes, Antique Toys, Christmas, Home Décor, Longaberger, Nice Women’s Clothes L-XL.
Antiques, pottery, Heywood Wakefield Furniture, Vintage clothing, luggage, hats, gloves, umbrellas and many many more decor items. 50’s style lamps and lots of retro items. Patio furniture, plants and yard decor too. It all goes. Many unique and one of a kind items.
Sat., May 12 & Sun., May 13 8AM-5PM
3222 Huntington Road Name brand girls clothing, adult clothing, shoes, lots of KU stuff, purses, children’s books and games, women’s mountain bike, men’s Trek road bike, antique rocker, deck storage bin, decor, household/ kitchen items, and much, much more. Good quality stuff you won’t want to miss!
Thursday-Saturday May 10th-12th at 7am each day
Estate Sale - Lawrence 320 Homestead Dr. May 10th, 11th, & 12th Thurs. & Fri.:9am-6pm Sat. 9am-3pm
10% of all proceeds go to Catch a Break a Charity that helps cancer survivors with the cost of survivorship.
May 11-12 8AM-1PM. 2416 Arkansas
Saturday, May 12 8AM - 3PM
556 Brentwood Drive Lawrence (off Kasold & Peterson)
out of the big beautiful house at 1901 New Hampshire
Fri. May 11 & Sat. May 12 7AM-5PM both days
LP Records from the 1960’s and 1970’s. 5 Records $5.00 your choice. 785-843-9573 MCS Stereo System, in glass cabinet with 2 large external speakers, $25. 785-842-1404
2915 Crestline Drive Lawrence, KS
Moving Sale Saturday, 7am-?
1012 Columbine Court Saturday, May 12th, 8 am - 2pm
YARD SALE TO BENEFIT
People with Disabilities
Cul-de-sac Garage Sale
Pets okay with paid pet deposit
The World Company offers a competitive salary and commissions with an excellent benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, tuition reimbursement, paid time off and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE
30 GRAND PIANOS ON SALE!
Ideal candidates will have experience in sales, marketing and/or advertising; online media sales experience; remarkable communication skills; talent in prospecting, client relationship building and closing sales; highly organized and disciplined; driven to exceed expectations; entrepreneurial spirit; strong presentation and closing skills; proficient in Microsoft Office applications; and a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation with proof of auto insurance, and a clean driving record.
2BR — 1414 Tennessee, for 3-4BR newer Crestline dufall, top floor, 1 bath, AC. plexes. 3 bath, all kitchen No pets. $440 per month. appls. W/D, lawn care, 2 3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st Call 785-841-5797 Building Materials car. No pets. 785-979-2923 floor, 1 bath. Avail. now. No pets. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 Studios & 1BRs for Aug. 1. 1/2 4BR, 2 bath townhome for BUILDINGS -Save www.rentinlawrence.com block to KU. $400-$525. GAS/ August. $300/BR, $1,200/mo. STEEL WATER PAID. 785-842-7644 + utils. No pets/smoking. Thousands on 2011 Close3BR — 2327 Yale, 2 story, 2 www.gagemgmt.com outs!! Limited availability, 785-727-0025, 816-807-9493 20x30, 30x40, others. Save bath, CA, DW, FP, 2 car gar$$$, buy now for spring. age, no pets. $825/mo. Call Studios — 2400 Alabama, all Apartments, Houses & Discounted shipping. Dis785-841-5797 elect., plenty of parking, AC, Duplexes. 785-842-7644 play savings also! Call laundry. $390, water/cable 3BR - 951 Arkansas, 2 story, www.GageMgmt.com 866-352-0469 2 full bath, CA, DW, laun- paid. No pets. 785-841-5797 dry, microwave, $750/mo. 2BR — 2400 Alabama, 2nd Collectibles With W/D $775/mo. No floor, 1 bath, AC, DW, launpets. Call 785-841-5797 dry on-site. $490/mo. No Now Leasing for www.rentinlawrence.com Picture, Stunning Lightnepets. Call 785-841-5797 June & August ing Storm at KU. Looks like 3BR, 2 bath Condo near KU Adam Ave. Townhomes lightning is stricking the Campus. $800/mo. + elec- Duplexes 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, top of the Bell Tower. Pictric. W/D included. Avail. 1,700 sq. ft., some with ture size is 21” x 17” $45/ August 1st. 785-550-4544 fenced in back yards. $200 OFF 1st Month Special offer. Call 785-766-9211 $1,200/mo. 3BR, 2 bath, near KU. Pano- 3BR, 2.5 bath, DW, W/D hookup, microwave, 2 car, ramic view, W/D, new carBrighton Circle Firewood-Stoves pet, KU Bus route. $795/mo. patio. No pets. Avail. Aug. 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garw/water included. College 2901 Crestline. $910/mo. age, 1,650 sq. ft., $950/mo. Gas fireplace ceramic log 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874 Hill Condo. 785-865-8741 summer bargain. One log Bainbridge Circle is 4” x 18” and one is 2” x 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car 13”. $19.95 for both. garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. 785-843-5566. $795 - $950/mo.
The World Company is seeking a high energy, self-motivated, and professional sales specialist for employment advertising. We are seeking an individual who has a proven track record of successful cold calling and building immediate relationships to sell across print and digital platforms. Specialist will approach business executives and Human Resource departments with recruitment packages designed to meet their employment needs and to help them achieve their recruitment goals. This is an incredible opportunity to sell employment advertising in the Job Network our newest recruitment tool, and our award winning newspapers and websites. This is an outside sales position based in Lawrence, Kansas and will work with businesses in Lawrence, Kansas City, Topeka and surrounding communities.
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Perfect for weddings or any celebration. 42 clear glass globe vases with blue flowers around the top. Each includes blue & white pebbles. measures 5”x4”. Call 785-842-8865 Perfect for weddings, or any celebration. 50 clear glass, globe vases with pebbles in original boxes. Measure 5”x5”. Now $1. Call 785-842-8865
Apartments & Townhomes $200 - $400 OFF 1st month On KU Bus Route
1BR brick duplex, 1400 Ken- 4BR newer country home tucky, w/off-street parking. avail. in great area 2 mi. SE Avail. June 1st. $450/mo. of Lawrence. 2 Bath, 2 car, Call NOW 785-842-1322 all appls., on blacktop. Pet friendly. 785-393-6443 Broken Arrow School 3BR, 2121 Inverness, for $1,250/mo. + deposit. Call Aug. 2 story, 2.5 bath, CA, 1BR, 2444 Ousdahl. Quiet, 785-393-7280, 785-843-9117 has W/D, $485/mo. Gas & DW, W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 water paid. No pets. pet. $940/mo. 785-841-5797 Celebrate Graduation Brand New Avail. now. 785-423-1565. with Single Family Homes 3BRs (lg.), 1400Tennessee, 1 Mid-America Piano! 4 & 5 BRs - Avail. Now or 2 bath, wood/tile floors. 2BR, W/D hookups, 1 car EVERY PIANO IS NOW 2,400 -3 ,300 sq. ft. No app fee. $650-$810/mo. garage, deck, lg. back yard, ON SALE! Call anytime 785-841-3633 No pets. $500. Avail. now. $1,800 - $2,200 month 800-950-3774 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874 Garber Property Mgmt. Manhattan piano4u.com 785-841-4785 garberprop.com CAMPUS LOCATIONS! 3BR, 2.5 bath, SW area, avail. 1, 2, 3 BRs Chair, Silver Futon-looking Aug. 1. 2 living areas, FP, all Briarstone Apts. Apartments, Houses & round chair measuring 28” appls.- includes W/D, 2 car. 1010 Emery * 785-749-7744 Duplexes. 785-842-7644 tall and 43’ diameter. 3” $1,000/mo. 785-550-4544 www.GageMgmt.com black quiltedcushion. like new $40. Call 785-842-8865 Regents Court Apartments, Houses & Furnished 3 & 4BRs Duplexes. 785-842-7644 Fish Tank - 20 ga. tank coWasher/dryer included www.GageMgmt.com Now Leasing for mes w/everything & more. 19th & Mass., on bus route June 1st & Aug. 1st 30 gal. filter, 100 watt theaAsk about Large 2BR w/wood floors, ter, 250 GPH powerhead, 2-person Special! Executive homes on W/D, DW. 19 W. 14th St. 24” 18 watt light, 36” 20 785-842-4455 W. 22nd Ct., Lawrence $690. Aug. 1. 785-393-6443 watt light, much more. All www.meadowbrookapartments.net 3-5BR homes, 2 car garfor only $100. 785-691-9554 ages, some with finished bsmt. Pool & playground Townhomes Apartments, Houses & Fish Tank Stand - Beautiful in the Development. Duplexes. 785-842-7644 black, wooden fish tank www.GageMgmt.com For more info please call Use Your Tax Refund stand with cabinet door. 785-841-4785 Fits 20 gallon long and 29 to Invest in a Co-op www.garberprop.com gallon tank. Almost new, 1, 2, & 3BR townhomes Bought at Pet World for in Cooperative. Units $120. Will take $50 for it. start at $412 - $485/mo. Office Space Call 785-691-9554 Water, trash, sewer paid. Ask about our FIRST MONTH FREE! LOOK and LEASE Back patio, CA, hard wood 2420 Iowa St., Suite A, Law- For sale - Matched set of rence, KS. 1,200 sq. ft. Avail- golf clubs with bag: 3 floors, full bsmt., stove, Specials able June 1st. $1,350 per woods, 6 irons, 2 wedges, refrig., W/D hookup, garGreat 2 BR Apartments mo. Call 785-766-3949 $50, 785-843-9573 bage disposal, Reserved at a great rate! parking. On site manage- Downtown - nice, quiet! 116 Eddingham Apartments ment & maintenance. 24 hr. Misc. furniture: folding sq.ft., includes kitchenette, 785-841-5444 emergency maintenance. steel dog pen 16’ x4’, anwait area, utils. $300/mo. Membership & Equity Fee tique lamp works well, New remodel! 785-842-7337 Required. 785-842-2545 beautiful antique gold & (Equal Housing Opportunity) Office Space Available white & has 4 feet, anwww.pinetreetownhouses.com at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy. tique clock, very old Seth 785-841-4785 Thomas, Marilyn Monroe 1, 2 & 3 BR Townhomes pictures, speakers, wood Avail. June, July, Aug. $385TV cabinet. 785-830-9048 Retail & $900. No pets. 785-865-6064 BRAND NEW
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1BR duplex near E. K-10 ac- 4BR, 2 bath house available cess. Stove, refrig., off-st. August 1 - $1,200/month. parking. 1 yr. lease. $410/ www.lawrencepm.com mo. No pets. 785-841-4677 785-832-8728
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2-4BR, 1310 Kentucky. Near KU. $595 - $1,200/mo. $200 $400 Deposit. 785-842-7644 www.gagemgmt.com 2BRs - for fall, tri-level, 1 bath, CA, all elect., W/D hookup, DW, study. $650/ mo. No pets. 785-841-5797
255 N. Michigan St. B-18 Apt. 107 Adult clothes, kids clothes, toys, dirt bike, bar signs, furniture. 13
900 New Jersey May 12, 8am- 2 pm May 13 10am- 2pm Westward Ho china boots and saddle pattern, Weber grill, furniture, art, trinkets, books, postcards, and an assortment of miscellaneous items. 13
this Saturday, May 12th 8am-12pm. It will be held on the lot of ChaDa Sales at 815 E 12th Street, Lawrence, KS - which is in East Lawrence, on the corner of 12th & Oregon. Sale items will include: Metal Cars (40-50 years old) LOTS of Baby and Children’s Gear & Toys LOTS of Baby and Children’s Clothing & Shoes (all sizes) Women and Men’s Clothes & Shoes (all sizes, including Mens 2XL and up) Comic Books (near mint condition) 1960-70s Vinyl Records Pepsi Character Glasses Kitchen Appliances & Accessories Dresser Fishing Equipment Digital Cameras Paslode Battery Operated Nail Gun Miscellaneous Tools Televisions Table Lamps Decorative Vases Small Dog Kennel Formal Dresses Books and Cookbooks And MUCH, MUCH MORE!! 14
5 Tool Softball School-Lawrence Nitro-Lawrence Fusion Garage Sale Fundraiser
Saturday, May 12 7:30-3:00, Douglas County 4H Fairgrounds Building 21 2110 Harper, Lawrence. 25 families!
off Haskell Pinetree Townhouses Nice items. 5 shelf white wicker bookcase - $50, white wicker/glass top oval table - $40, blue & yellow w/sunflower carved in front cabinet/table $45, Christmas tree - $25. Loads of framed art work (don’t like art - use the frames) - priced $4 - $25. Home decor, Dell keyboard, stuffed toys, coats, gardening items, wind chimes, dish sets never used, kitchenware, CD tower, tennis rackets, bike helmet, air pump, curio cabinet with miniatures $8, magazine racks, Christmas decorations, Halloween decorations, “Masterpiece” collection of art prints in box with mini easel - $10, interior house paint, more. 15
HUGE GARAGE SALE! SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE! Thurs., Fri., & Sat. May 10, 11, 12th 8AM - 2PM
225 Dakota Street Lawrence, KS
(Dakota St. is 1 block south of 23rd/Louisiana-Checkers) Antiques, collectibles, jewelry, purses, 100+ cookbooks, 50+pots & pans, dishes, Pyrex, Correll, 200+ Noritake dishes, kitchen utensils, 100+ knives, bed linens, blankets, towels, placemats, old lanterns, luggage, crock pots, blue roaster pans, cookie sheets, 50+ pieces of Corningware, 2 boy’s bikes, LOTS! of hand, yard & garden tools, step ladders, 2 wheel dollys, jack stands, car ramps, 8 Skilsaws, levels, socket sets, wrench sets, stuffed animals, & LOTS more!
Excellent, quality merchandise. New Items Added Daily! Do Not Miss This One! Held Rain or Shine 16 Sat. 8AM-Noon 1009 Home Circle (1 block S of 23rd & Haskell off 24th St) Treadmill, glass-top coffee table, end tables, computer desk, baby boy’s clothes (0-2T), baby toys & accessories, women’s & men’s clothes, metal car signs, decorative items, household misc. & more. 16
Two Family Garage Sale Saturday, May 12 8AM-2PM 1520 E. 18th St. Lawrence, KS 66044
Pictures, puzzles, books, purses. Clothing: men’s, women’s, girl’s jr. size jeans, boy’s jeans. Fans, radios, tools, tool boxes, floor lamp, knick-knacks, & much, much more. 16
Yard Sale May 11th & 12th Friday 4-7p Saturday 7:30am-?? 2908 Fenwick Road Lawrence, KS 66046
East on 23rd to 1600 Road go south to 29th (right turn) & west to Fenwick (left turn) Hunting gear - new bird trap, ropes, cages, Printer /copier, TV, DVD player. Home decor & furniture wall table, vases, frames, lamps, etc. Car wax buffer, Ribbon & gift supplies, Clothing - womens, shoes - new, dishes and kitchen items, and more. 18
GARAGE SALE 3701 Pinnacle Ct May 11 & 12 7:30 - 1:30
Little Tykes Basketball Goal, Plastic Pool, Snare Drum & Access, Washer/Dryer, Push Lawn Mower, Printers, TV, Car Seat, Jogging Stroller, Lavender Bridesmaids Dress, Step 2 Outdoor Playhouse, Misc. Toys, Men, Jrs, Misses & Kids Clothes & Boys Costumes, Power tools, Sony Speakers, AND SO MUCH MORE.
Baked goods, kids and teens clothes and shoes, toys, books, games, baby items, sporting equipment, furniture, home decor, kitchen items, other household items, electronics, TVs, bikes - much, much more! Too much to list! Cash only, please.
This could be your Garage Sale ad!
Huge Sale, Lots of Furniture, End Tables, Chest of Drawers, Desk, Rocking Chair, Loveseat, Antique 2-drawer dresser, Round Table w/4-chairs, bookshelves, Household Items, Kitchenware, Dishes, Garden Tools, Recipricating Saw, Hand Tools, Lamps, 2-drawer File Cabinet, Pictures, Books, TV and TV stand, Iron Table, Utility Cart, Lots of Miscellaneous. Don’t Miss!
For $39.95, your ad will run Wednesday- Saturdayin the Lawrence Journal -World as well as the Tonganoxie Mirror and Baldwin Signal weekly newspapers, and all of our online websites. Just go to: http://www2.ljworld.com/market place/classifieds/
MOVING SALE! Sat. May 12, 8am-3 pm. 409 Eldridge St. -Near HyVee on 6th St.
70 Folks Rd
s Riv er
03 Kasold Dr
W 6th St
SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2012 3C Cars-Imports
Hyundai 2007 Tucson Limited, 77K, Black Apply On Line At: www.academycars.com 785-841-0102
10 19th St
13 15th St / N 1400 Rd
E 23rd St
GARAGE SALE LOCATOR
Mazda 2010 3i Sport 40K, Gun Metal Blue Apply Today! Drive Tonight! www.academycars.com 785-841-0102
W Clinton Pkwy
Jaguar 2007 X-Type All Wheel Drive. Local car, extremely clean and well equipped. Cream leather interior with heated seats. Traded in on newer Jaguar. Beautiful Dark Chili Red, like new condition. Great price! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. /7 785-856-6100 24/
Mercury 2006 Montego 59K, Oxford White Lifetime Engine Warranty www.academycars.com 785-841-0102
CHECK OUT OUR GARAGE SALE SPECIALS – UP TO 4 COLUMN INCHES -$29.95, $39.95 OR $49.95
2010 Toyota Camry LE Moonroof, $16,890 785-843-0550 Toyota 2009 Camry, red, maintenance records available, 34K, $17,950. Please Call 785-842-6096
Toyota 2009 Corolla LE Sharp, Red, 57K $5000 For Your Trade-In Now! www.academycars.com 785-841-0102
16 N 1250 Rd
2011 Toyota Camry LE Low Miles, Program Units, Factory Warranty , Power, 32+mpg, Two to Choose, 8yr 100K Full Warranty(Not Just Powertrain)For Only $18,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049
Nissan 2011 Altima 2.5S, why by new when you can save thousands and get all of the reliability! Stk#13976 only $16,811 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
WEST Community Papers - Lawrence Journal-World (LJW), Tonganoxie Mirror, & Baldwin Signal. EAST Community Papers - Basehor Sentinel, Bonner Springs Chieftain, & Shawnee Dispatch. Ads online also. $29.95 for Thurs. - Sat. (Sun) LJW ONLY or EAST Communities. $39.95 for West Communities with Wed. - Sat. in LJW. $49.95 for Full Coverage (all 6 papers) with Wed. - Sat. in LJW. $10 more for color background or color logo. List day, time, location, the items in your sale and directions to attract interested buyers. Ad replacement in category NOT guaranteed. Map Code added to Lawrence Garage Sales. Place your ad online at http://www2.ljworld.com/marketplace/classifieds/ or email it to email@example.com Baldwin City
ESTATE/ MULTI FAMILY GARAGE SALE 3 miles south of 56 & 59 Junction, west 1/2 mile
Fri. & Sat. starts 8 am Tables, dressers, chairs, horse tack, quilt, craft, kitchen, books, clothes and much more.
Garage Sale Fri. & Sat. 8-? 2001 College St. (West Baldwin) 2 big dog houses, many panels of chain link fence like new, dog pens, round glass table and 2 end tables, lots of nice like new women’s clothes, tops, & suits & more, beautiful pictures for walls, coats, jackets, undergarments, dishes, pans, antique 2ft. doll and much more
Boats-Water Craft 2000 Lowe 170W v-bottom Boat, 70 hp Johnson oil injected engine, 2 live wells, trolling motor, lots of storage, new boat cover, low trailer with spare tire. $3,500. 785-746-5650.
RV Cruiser 2004 5th wheel, 28 foot, 2 slides, Clean. New tires. One owner. Many extras go with camper. $14,750. Call 785-841-4421
Chevrolet 2008 Impala LT GM certified, alloy wheels, remote start, power equipment, spoiler, stk#100441 only $12,781. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
2006 Chevrolet Impala LT 86K Miles $9,988 785-843-0550
Ford 2002 Thunderbird local trade, very sharp, only 25k miles, alloy wheels, cd changer, power equipment, stk#56689B1 only $19,650. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
2005 Lincoln LS Luxury $10,990 785-843-0550
Pontiac 2008 G8 GT, V8, sunroof, traction control, On Star, alloy wheels, GM certified, alloy wheels, and much more! Stk#10407 only $22,777 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Pontiac 2006 Grand Prix 56K, Stealth Gray Love Your Car! www.academycars.com 785-841-0102
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TOOL SALE Sale Dates:
Sat., May 12th 8am to 3pm 622 E 14th Place, Eudora, KS 66025
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Chevrolet 2009 Malibu LS FWD, 4cyl, great gas mileage, GM certified, 1 owner trade in, great dependability and gas mileage plus no maintenance cost for 2 yrs! Stk#322421 only $13,788 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
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Don’t see what you want? Give us a call and we can help you find it! Dale Willey Automotive, just ask for Doug at 785-843-5200 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
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WE BUY CARS Top dollar for top late model vehicles. Drive in, see Danny or Jeff and get your big bucks today! 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Mercury 2008 Grand Marquis GS, 91yr. old orginal owner 30,800 miles, remainder of warranty. always garaged, $15,500. 913-788-0111
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2008 Dodge Charger SE 63K Miles $12,980 785-843-0550
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Chrysler 2010 300 Touring Edition, 31K, White Call Now! www.academycars.com 785-841-0102
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if it will drive to the Dealership!!!!!!
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Nissan 2010 Cube 1.8S, you have got to see this! Very unique and gives you a ride you won’t believe! Stk#18858 only $14,814 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
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Ford 2011 Fusion SE save thousands over a new one! Great gas mileage! Stk#12267 only $17,814. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Ford 2003 Taurus SE, automatic, very clean, and on sale for under $6000. Only 84K miles. Good economical car to drive and own. Burgandy and gray. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 4/7 785-856-6100 24
Pontiac 2007 G6, 4cyl, great gas mileage, plenty of room for the family! Stk#329421 only Dale Willey $11,314. 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Need to Sell a Car? Place your ad at ljworld.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org
2006 Volvo S40 2.4i-90K, 5-speed, High Safety, 2-owner, Like New $10,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 1999 Toyota Avalon XLS-145K, AT, Moon, Leather, 1-owner, Won’t Find One This Clean $6900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049
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Chevrolet 2008 HHR LT, one owner, only 27k miles, GM certified, alloy wheels, sunroof, leather heated seats, On Star, very sharp! Stk#337911 only $14,445. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
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What’s GM Certified? 2yrs of free regular maintenance 172 Pt. Inspection 12 Mo./12,000 Mi. Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty 100,000 mi./5-yr. limited Powertrain warranty, no deduct. 24-hr. Roadside Assistance Courtesy transportation. Nationwide coverage backed By General Motors. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Honda 2008 CRV EX, 4WD, V6, sunroof, ABS, alloy wheels, CD changer, power equipment, very nice! Stk#10604 only $19,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
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Toyota 2008 Camry LE, leather heated seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, power equipment, great reliability, stk#18815 only $16,977 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
Chevrolet 2009 Traverse LS AWD, GM certified, great room for the family with room for seven, stk#17729. Only $22,861, hurry this won’t last long at this price! Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com
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- Corporate Events, Private Parties, Weddings-
On-Site Cooking Available Family Owned & Operated
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Family Owned & Operated for 37 Years Domestic & Foreign Expert Service 630 Connecticut St
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Decks & Fences Looking for Something Creative? Call Billy Construction Decks, Fences, Etc. Insured. (785) 838-9791 www.billyconstruction.com
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“If you want it done right, take it to Hite.” Auto Body Repair Windshield & Auto Glass Repair 3401 W 6th St (785) 843-8991 lawrencemarketplace.com /hite
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Your locally owned and operated carpet and upholstery cleaning company since 1993! • 24 Hour Emergency Water Damage Services Available By Appointment Only
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Decks Drywall Siding Gutters Privacy Fencing Doors Trim Insured 20 yrs. experience
1388 N 1293 Rd, Lawrence
Lawn, Garden & Nursery
Repairs and Services
Heating & Cooling
Air Conditioning/ & Heating/Sales & Srvs. Free Estimates on replacement equipment! Ask us about Energy Star equipment & how to save on your utility bills.
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1510 St. Andrews
BLACKSTONE Painting & Hardwood Interior/Exterior Painting Hardwood Refinishing & Installation Ed Walters 785-393-1592
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Tearoffs, Reroofs, Redecks * Storm Damage * Leaks * Roof Inspections
1783 E 1500 Rd, Lawrence
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RE-ROOFS, RE-DECKS, & REPAIRS FREE ESTIMATES 913-207-2861
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Summer Mowing or 1 Time 15+ Years Experience & Dependable! Also do yard work & some hauling. Call Harold 785-979-5117
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Haul Free: Salvageable items. Minimum charge: other moving/hauling jobs. Also Maintenance/Cleaning for home/business, inside/out plumbing / electrical & more. www.a2zenterprises.info 785-841-6254
STARVING ARTISTS MOVING 15yr. locally owned and operated company. Professionally trained staff. We move everything from fossils to office and household goods. Call for a free estimate. 785-749-5073 lawrencemarketplace.com/ starvingartist
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Travel Services Lawrence First Class Transportation Limos Corporate Cars Drivers available 24/7
RETIRED MASTER PLUMBER & Handyman needs small work. Bill Morgan 816-523-5703
Tree/Stump Removal Chris Tree Service
Taking Care of Lawrence’s Plumbing Needs for over 35 Years (785) 841-2112 lawrencemarketplace.com /kastl
20yrs. exp. Trees trimmed, cut down, hauled off. Free Est. Ins. & Lic. 913-631-7722, 913-301-3659 www.KansasTreeCare.com Tree Trimming & Removal Local Arborist since 1997 Ks Arborist Assoc. Certified Licensed & Insured call 785-760-3684
12th & Haskell Recycle Center, Inc. No Monthly Fee Always been FREE! Cash for all Metals 1146 Haskell Ave, Lawrence 785-865-3730 lawrencemarketplace.com/ recyclecenter
BUDGET TREE SERVICE, LLC. 913-593-7386
Trimmed, Shaped, Removed Shrubs, Fenceline Cleaned
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Lonnie’s Recycling Inc. Buyers of aluminum cans, all type metals & junk vehicles. Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. 8-4, 501 Maple, Lawrence. 785-841-4855 lawrencemarketplace.com/ lonnies
Vacuum Service & Repair DAVE BALES Vacuum Cleaner, Sewing Machine, Lamp Sales & Repair. All makes & models Have your Kirby, Rainbow, Filter Queen rebuilt for a fraction of a new one. 935 Iowa St. Lawrence Ks 785-550-7315
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Office* Clerical* Accounting Light Industrial* Technical Finance* Legal
Banquet Room Available for Corporate Parties, Wedding Receptions, Fundraisers Bingo Every Friday Night 1803 W 6th St. (785) 843-9690 lawrencemarketplace.com /Eagles_Lodge
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REMODELING & HANDYMAN SERVICES
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Flower Beds, Mulching, Mowing, Weedeating, Pruning, Retaining walls.
MLS - Mowing or 1 Time w/out Contracts Res/Com. Spring Cleanup, Reseeding, Fertilizer, Mulch-Stone, etc. 785-766-2821 Sr. discount firstname.lastname@example.org
NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!
Int. & Ext. Remodeling All Home Repairs Mark Koontz
Temporary or Contract Staffing Evaluation Hire, Direct Hire Professional Search Onsite Services (785) 749-7550 1000 S Iowa, Lawrence KS lawrencemarketplace.com/ express
Plan Now For Next Year • Custom Pools, Spas & Water Features • Design & Installation • Pool Maintenance (785) 843-9119
Golden Rule Lawncare Complete Lawncare Service Eugene Yoder Call for Free Est. Insured. 785-224-9436
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Full service preschool & licensed childcare center for children ages 1-12. Open year-round, Monday- Friday, from 7 am to 6 pm
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Dear Annie: Four months ago, my wife of 22 years left me. She moved in with her parents, filed for divorce and said she is going to find happiness. She had an affair, and we tried to work through it, but she wanted me to heal according to her timetable, not mine. I have custody of our children, and she rarely sees them. When she does, it is all fun and games and no responsibility. We both work professional jobs. I have been through all the hurts and emotions and everything that goes with a divorce. I keep hoping she will come to her senses and return home. Since she doesn’t pay any bills or child support, she left us in a difficult financial bind. I recently met someone who is a sweetheart. But I still have a few feelings for my soon-to-be ex. Do I move on or wait? — Advice Needed in Midwest
Marcy Sugar and Kathy Mitchell email@example.com
Dear Advice: See a lawyer and make sure your wife pays child support and has regular visitation with her children. They will need to see her, and you are entitled to the financial assistance. And while it’s possible that your wife’s desire to be irresponsible and immature will diminish in time, we see no reason for you to wait around unless she is willing to get into counseling and work on her marriage. It is natural for you to still have some feelings for her,
Hallmark greets Mother’s Day Happy Mother’s Day! Just in time for the holiday, “Notes From the Heart Healer” (8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Hallmark) reimagines the ancient fable of the foundling child in the safe and cozy confines of Hallmark movie conventions. Genie Francis reprises her role (“The Note” and “Taking a Chance on Love”) as advice columnist Peyton MacGruder. You know this is a fantasy when we learn that her compilation of old columns has been turned into a best-seller! She travels to a picture-postcard village to do a signing at a thriving independent bookstore (!) and is surprised by the appearance of her fabulously successful husband and columnist (Ted McGinley), a guy so perfect they called him King! After celebrating their first anniversary with Champagne toasts and engaging in yuppie banter about buying a sailboat, Peyton and King are surprised to find a baby at their front door. Little do they know it was abandoned by Violet (Laci Mailey), a fragile single mother inspired by words of affirmation that Peyton uttered during a local radio interview. Will the intrusion of a stranger’s infant rekindle a maternal instinct Peyton abandoned decades before when she was pressured to give up her own baby for adoption? And can a comfortably middle-aged advice-dispenser live up to her platitudes?
The one hour special “The Grammar of Happiness” (8 p.m., Smithsonian) profiles Daniel Everett, a missionary who moved his family to the Amazon rainforest to convert the Piraha people to Christianity. Instead, he was captivated by their culture and became an iconoclastic linguist, challenging prevailing theories about human language.
Saturday’s other highlights
NASCAR action (5:30 p.m., Fox).
Johnny Depp and Orlando Bloom star in the 2007 sequel “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End” (7 p.m., ABC).
“Fish Tank Kings” (9 p.m., National Geographic Wild) profiles extreme aquarium builders.
Will Ferrell hosts “Saturday Night Live” (10:30 p.m., NBC), featuring musical guest Usher. Cult choice A wife (Simone Signoret) and mistress (Vera Clouzot) conspire to kill their tormentor in director Henri-Georges Clouzot’s 1955 shocker “Diabolique” (7 p.m., TCM).
Baseball Hall-of-Famer Yogi Berra is 87. Composer Burt Bacharach is 84. Country singer Billy Swan is 70. Singer-musician Steve Winwood is 64. Actor Gabriel Byrne is 62. Actor Bruce Boxleitner is 62. Singer Billy Squier is 62. Country singer Kix Brooks is 57. Actor Ving Rhames is 53. Actor Emilio Estevez is 50. Actor Stephen Baldwin is 46. Actress Kim Fields is 43. Actor Malcolm David Kelley is 20.
but you should not be stuck pining away. Rest assured she won’t be doing the same. Dear Annie: I am the step-grandmother of a 7-year-old whom I consider my granddaughter. “Missy” does not have a relationship with her father (my husband’s son), although we have been actively involved with her since she was an infant. Missy’s mother subsequently had another child, now 3, with someone else. We recently were informed that Missy cannot visit us on weekends without her little brother. According to their mother, he “cries all weekend when his big sister is gone.” My husband and I feel this woman is simply seeking a baby sitter for the weekends. We have resorted to elaborate reasons why we cannot have both kids, but I’m afraid we’re running out
JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS
For Saturday, May 12: This year you often give off mixed vibes. You might say one thing but do another. Others might start reflecting this behavior, or at least talking about it. If you are single, you might enjoy several potential suitors; one in particular could be quite significant to your life history. If you are attached, your relationship is stable and extremely caring. Let in more fun. The stars show the kind of day you’ll have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19) You know exactly what to do. Find your friends, let your guard down and relax. Tonight: Go, do and be. Taurus (April 20-May 20) Clearly someone could be pushing your buttons. You might not be as free as you might like. Tonight: Don’t think you’re not noticed. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Keep reaching out for a friend or loved one at a distance. Even if you cannot see this person right away, it doesn’t mean that you do not want to in the near future. Tonight: Reach out for a loved one. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Deal directly with others. You know how to handle a personal matter better than a partner or friend, or so you think. Tonight: Where the gang is. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Defer to others in order to have a happier day. It might be momentarily beneficial to be right or to have things go your way, but ultimately you are only hurting yourself. Tonight: Be with that special person. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)
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of excuses. We have not seen Missy for weeks now, but my husband refuses to take the 3-yearold. What should we do? — Perplexed Dear Perplexed: You may be right that Missy’s mother is looking for free baby-sitting, but the price of saying no is rather steep. She seems perfectly willing to keep her away until you acquiesce, so you might reconsider and “adopt” the 3-year-old, as well. Missy might appreciate it. You also could try working out an arrangement that doesn’t involve weekends, perhaps taking Missy out for ice cream on Wednesdays or picking her up from school. It wouldn’t be the same, but at least you would remain in regular conACROSS tact. — Send questions to firstname.lastname@example.org, or Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box 118190 Chicago, IL 60611.
An even pace works, especially if you throw an unpleasant chore or two into the mix. You will maintain your budget, so worry less about joining in with a friend or two. Tonight: Put your feet up. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) How you handle a close friend or associate could change because of how you see this person at the moment. Are you being a little negative? Tonight: Go out and live it up. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) Invite a friend or two over for a meal or a mutually enjoyable pastime. You might want to stay at home, yet you also want to see a loved one or friends. Tonight: Home is your castle. Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) Keep conversations moving. You could be stunned by a friend’s seriousness. Tonight: Catch up on a loved one’s news. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Be aware of what is happening behind the scenes. At the same time, you could be making plans for the near future. Tonight: Go over plans with a friend. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) Understand how difficult it can be to resist you when you are vulnerable. Someone might detach, partially out of envy. Tonight: Say “yes” to living. Decide where and with whom. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) Keep the pace nice and easy. News surrounding your home or a family member could be very exciting. Tonight: Choose a quiet and cherished pastime with a special person. — The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.
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Universal Crossword Edited by Timothy E. Parker May 12, 2012
1 Vineyard container 5 “Hey!” in a library 9 Hunt game illegally 14 Hall of Fame QB Graham 15 Beastly bellow 16 Excessive, as punishment 17 “... ___ the twain shall meet” 18 Type of child without siblings 19 Drummer Ringo 20 Province of western South Africa 23 Business as ___ 24 “Dominique” singer, for one 25 “Caps lock” neighbor 27 10-percenter, briefly 28 “Am I an idiot!” 31 Creature that loses its tail 34 Forsythia or azalea 36 “... and ___ to rise...” 37 Things in a closet, often 40 “... dish ran away with the ___” 42 Certain spectacles sporter 43 More
10 Aware of 11 Compatibility devices 12 Panacea 13 That feminine one 21 One with lots of experience 22 Genetic code carrier 26 Turkish chieftain 29 Bit of food 30 “’Scuse me?” 32 Bathysphere’s place 33 Cut the peel from 34 Imminently 35 Pow! 37 Coming together 38 Where JFK Airport is 39 Sailor, in slang 40 Modern
spherical 46 “60 Minutes” network 47 It might cause a death on the Nile 50 Have dinner 51 Where the cows graze 53 Third rock from the sun? 55 Melodramatic espionage 60 Addams Family member 61 “My king” 62 A psychic may see one 63 From this time 64 Good or bad sign 65 Bill-signing souvenirs 66 Advanced cautiously 67 Ex-speaker’s name 68 In ___ (existing) DOWN 1 Agree 2 “Attention!” opposite 3 Increase, as production 4 A nation divided 5 Univ. figure 6 ___ of Solomon 7 Beautician’s shop 8 Compete for a position 9 Instruction on a door
41 44 45 47 48 49 52 54 56 57
58 59 60
Maturity readers, briefly Like a mother kangaroo Animal with a bugling call Logician’s need Debates Backs of barges Part of many a sentence Asian cartoon genre With one’s mouth open Not repeatedly Brought to mellowness, as cheese or wine Actress Barrymore Auto ding “That’ll be ___ day!”
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THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAME
by David L. Hoyt and Jeff Knurek
Unscramble these four Jumbles, one letter to each square, to form four ordinary words.
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Demand ex pay fair share, then let go
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Now arrange the circled letters to form the surprise answer, as suggested by the above cartoon.
A: A Yesterday’s
(Answers Monday) Jumbles: FAINT SKIMP OPAQUE MAYHEM Answer: John McEnroe would sometimes lose his temper trying to — MAKE HIS POINT
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signs of any defendants that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, successors and assigns of any defendants that are or were partners or in partnership; and the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of any defendants that are minors or are under any legal disability and all other person who are or may be concerned: YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition for Mortgage Foreclosure has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas by CitiMortgage, Inc., praying for foreclosure of certain real property legally described as follows: LOT 182 ON NEW YORK STREET, IN THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, IN DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS. Tax ID No. U00543 for a judgment against defendants and any other interested parties and, unless otherwise served by personal or mail service of summons, the time in which you have to plead to the Petition for Foreclosure in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas will expire on June 18, 2012. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the request of plaintiff. MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC By: Jennifer L. Michaels, #24256 email@example.com Chad R. Doornink, #23536 firstname.lastname@example.org Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 email@example.com Jeremy M. Hart, #20866 firstname.lastname@example.org 11460 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Suite 300 Leawood, KS 66211 (913) 339-9132 (913) 339-9045 (fax) ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC AS ATTORNEYS FOR CITIMORTGAGE, INC. IS ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World May 5, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., as Trustee, for the certificateholders of Banc of America Funding Corporation Mortgage Pass-Through Certificates, Series 2007-5 Plaintiff, vs. Matthew W. Gish and Pamela K. Gish, et al. Defendants. Case No. 12CV33 Court Number: 1 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE
Lot Eleven (11), in Block Three (3), in Belle Haven South Addition Number Two, an addition to the City Pursuant to K.S.A. of Lawrence, as shown by Chapter 60 the recorded plat thereof, in Douglas County, Kansas, NOTICE OF SALE commonly known as 2622 Under and by virtue of an Alabama St, Lawrence, KS Order of Sale issued to me 66046 (the “Property”) by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, to satisfy the judgment in above-entitled case. Kansas, the undersigned the Sheriff of Douglas County, The sale is to be made Kansas, will offer for sale at without appraisement and public auction and sell to subject to the redemption the highest bidder for cash period as provided by law, in hand, at the Lower Level and further subject to the of the Judicial and Law En- approval of the Court. For information, visit forcement Center of the more Courthouse at Lawrence, www.Southlaw.com. Douglas County, Kansas, on Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff June 7, 2012, at 10:00 AM, Douglas County, Kansas the following real estate: Case No. 11CV692 Court Number: 1
Lot 16, Block 1, in Hanscom-Tappan Addition, a subdivision in the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 902 Olivers Court, Lawrence, KS 66044 (the “Property”)
Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on May 31, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: Beginning at the Northwest corner of Lot 6, Block 3, Signal Ridge, a Subdivision in the City of Baldwin City, Douglas County, Kansas: Thence North 89°40’49” East, along the North Line of said lot 6, 90.00 feet; Thence South 00°26’01” Prepared By: West, along the East line of South & Associates, P.C. said Lot 6, 75.25 feet; Megan Cello (KS # 24167) Thence North 89°41’32” 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 West, 90.00 feet to the West Overland Park, KS 66211 line of said Lot 6; Thence (913)663-7600 North 00°26’01” East, along (913)663-7899 (Fax) the West line of said Lot 6, Attorneys For Plaintiff 75.27 feet to the Point of Be(137801) ginning, contains 0.16 acre, ________ more or less, now known as (First published in the Law- Signal Ridge, Block 3, Parrence Daily Journal-World cel 6B May 5, 2012) ALSO DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: Millsap & Singer, LLC
to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the 11460 Tomahawk Creek approval of the Court. For Parkway, Suite 300 more information, visit Leawood, KS 66211 www.Southlaw.com. (913) 339-9132 (913) 339-9045 (fax) Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Prepared By: CIVIL DEPARTMENT South & Associates, P.C. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) CitiMortgage, Inc. 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Plaintiff, Overland Park, KS 66211 vs. (913)663-7600 Jeffrey M Clark (deceased), (913)663-7899 (Fax) Greystone Properties, Attorneys For Plaintiff L.L.C., Jane Doe, John Doe, (132100) Alexander Martin Clark, _______ Cathy L Clark, Special Ad(First published in the Law- ministrator of the Estate of rence Daily Journal-World Jeffrey M. Clark, Deceased, Connie Jeans, James W May 12, 2012) Jeans, and The Heirs and IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Devisees of the Estate of DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Jeffrey M. Clark, Deceased as successors in interest to CIVIL DEPARTMENT Greystone Properties, L.L.C., a Kansas limited liaBank of America, N.A. bility company, et al., Plaintiff, Defendants vs. Timothy McPherson and Case No. 12CV228 Beverly McPherson, et al. Court No. Defendants. Case No. 11CV742 Court Number: 1 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60
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(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World Beginning at the Northeast corner of the Northwest May 12, 2012) Quarter of Section 11, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Township 15 South, Range DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS 18 East of the Sixth Principal Meridian; thence South CIVIL DEPARTMENT 00°00’58” West along the Bank of America, N.A., suc- East line of the Northwest cessor by merger to BAC Quarter of said Section 11, Home Loans Servicing, LP 463.89 feet; thence North fka Countrywide Home 89°53’32” West, 666.44 feet; thence North 00°00’03” Loans Servicing, LP East, 463.93 feet to the Plaintiff, North line of the Northwest vs. Quarter of said Section 11; Allen R. Tarr and thence South 89°53’20” East Cathy C. Tarr, et al. along the North line of the Defendants. Northwest Quarter of said Section 11, 666.56 feet to Case No. 11CV446 the point of beginning, all Court Number: 1 in Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 195 E. Pursuant to K.S.A. 650th Road, Overbrook, KS Chapter 60 66524 (the “Property”) NOTICE OF SALE to satisfy the judgment in above-entitled case. Under and by virtue of an the Order of Sale issued to me The sale is to be made without appraisement and by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, subject to the redemption period as provided by law, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, and further subject to the Kansas, will offer for sale at approval of the Court. For information, visit public auction and sell to more the highest bidder for cash www.Southlaw.com. in hand, at the Lower Level Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff of the Judicial and Law EnDouglas County, Kansas forcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Prepared By: Douglas County, Kansas, on June 7, 2012, at 10:00 AM, South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann the following real estate: (KS # 10551) Lot 18, in Block 2, in 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Wakarusa View Estates No. Overland Park, KS 66211 2, a subdivision in the City (913)663-7600 of Lawrence, as shown by (913)663-7899 (Fax) the recorded plat thereof, Attorneys For Plaintiff in Douglas County, Kansas, (137144) ________ commonly known as 2717 Inverness Court, Lawrence, (First published in the LawKS 66047 (the “Property”) rence Daily Journal-World to satisfy the judgment in May 5, 2012) the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF without appraisement and DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT subject to the redemption period as provided by law, JPMorgan Chase Bank, Naand further subject to the approval of the Court. For tional Association, successor by merger to Washingmore information, visit ton Mutual Bank, FKA www.Southlaw.com. Washington Mutual Bank, FA Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Plaintiff, Douglas County, Kansas vs. The Estate of Dale A. Fabriz, Prepared By: deceased, et al. South & Associates, P.C. Defendants. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Case No. 12CV11 Overland Park, KS 66211 Court Number: 1 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Pursuant to K.S.A. Attorneys For Plaintiff Chapter 60 (133212) ________ NOTICE OF SALE (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me May 12, 2012) by the Clerk of the District IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Court of Douglas County, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, CIVIL DEPARTMENT Kansas, will offer for sale at Bank of America, N.A., suc- public auction and sell to cessor by merger to BAC the highest bidder for cash Home Loans Servicing, LP in hand, at the Lower Level fka Countrywide Home of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Loans Servicing, LP Courthouse at Lawrence, Plaintiff, Douglas County, Kansas, on vs. May 31, 2012, at 10:00 AM, Bryan D. Bloom, et al. the following real estate: Defendants.
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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 as-
Lot 6, BLock 3, in Signal Ridge, a subdivision in the City of Baldwin City, Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 914 Deer Ridge Ct, Baldwin City, KS 66006 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com. Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (136187) ________ (Published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World May 12, 2012) Per K.S.A. 58-2565, Park 25 Apartments, Inc. intends to sell or dispose of personal property of Trisha Stewart abandoned at 2410 Crestline, 19-2, Lawrence, KS 66047, consisting of a bed, couch, chairs, dresser drawers, TV stand, rug, bathroom items on or about June 6, 2012. _______