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New law criticized as attack on rights of women

Places for remembering Robinson Park, just west of Lawrence City Hall

Veterans Park, 19th and Louisiana streets

Liberty Memorial Central Middle School, 1400 Mass.


Lawmaker suggests victims ‘plan ahead’ for being raped By Scott Rothschild

World War II Memorial Carillon and Campanile, KU campus

TOPEKA — Without comment, Gov. Sam Brownback has signed into law a bill that critics say will hurt women who get impregnated after being raped. They criticized the House sponsor of the measure, Rep. Pete DeGraaf, R-Mulvane, for comments he made during debate, which opponents said trivialized the horror of rape. “This attack DeGraaf on women’s rights has to stop,” Amber Versola, lobbyist for Kansas NOW, said Thursday. Brownback, an anti-abortion Republican, has already signed

Eldridge Hotel, 701 Mass.

Black Jack Battle Site, near Baldwin City

Memorials large and small abound in area By George Diepenbrock

Korean War Memorial, on KU’s Memorial Drive

Constitution Hall in Lecompton


ome are in plain view — such as the Memorial Campanile honoring Kansas University students who died in World War II. Others are less prominent and much smaller. Regardless of size or visibility, Douglas County features many memorials honoring people who served in wars dating back to the Bleeding Kansas days leading up to the Civil War. “I think it’s really great that this community recognizes those folks who have given their lives on our behalf,” said

Judy Billings, president of Destination Management Inc. in Lawrence. Jerry Karr, a Vietnam veteran and post commander of the Lawrence Veterans of Foreign Wars post, says it’s not surprising Douglas County has several memorials because of the area’s history with the Battle of Black Jack east of Baldwin City, Quantrill’s Raid in Lawrence and the number of residents who served in World War II and other 20th century wars. “When people lose loved ones, feelings run high and they want to have a memorial Please see MEMORIALS, page 2A

Vietnam War Memorial, on KU’s Memorial Drive

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Plan would brighten tunnel near Pinckney

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See a list of Memorial Day services in the area on page 2A.

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Kansas nuclear power plant not fully twister-proof By Dina Cappielo and Matthew Daly Associated Press Writers

WASHINGTON — The closest nuclear power plant to tornado-ravaged Joplin, Mo., was singled out weeks before the storm for being vulnerable to twisters. Inspections triggered by Japan’s nuclear crisis found that some emergency equipment and storage sites at the Wolf Creek nuclear plant in southeastern Kansas might not survive a tornado. Specifically, plant operators and federal inspectors said Wolf Creek did not secure equipment and vehicles needed to fight fires,

retrieve fuel for emergency generators and resupply water to keep nuclear fuel cool as it’s being moved. Despite these findings, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission concluded that the plan met requirements put in place after the Sept. 11 attacks that are designed to keep the nuclear fuel cool and containment structures intact during an emergency. Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corp., which runs the facility about 150 miles northwest of Joplin, said it would take action to correct the problems. “The issues affected only one of several (emergency) procedures, so we continue

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to conclude Wolf Creek meets requirements, the same conclusion we’ve reached for every U.S. plant,” said Scott Burnell, a NRC spokesman. Wolf Creek, until recently, was one of three nuclear plants placed on a federal watch list in March for safety-related issues. David Lochbaum, a former nuclear plant engineer who now works on nuclear safety for the advocacy group Union of Concerned Scientists, said the equipment that a tornado could disable is the “backup of backups,” but that potential should raise

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There may be light at the end of this tunnel, but it doesn’t produce much optimism. When it comes to the pedestrian tunnel that travels beneath Sixth Street near Pinckney School, the smell usually overshadows everything else. “On certain days it is scary,” said Thomas Huang, an Old West Lawrence resident who has two children who use the tunnel to walk to school. “There are days where there’s standing water and you can still smell the urine.” Then, there is the reading material. It is scrawled on the walls in the form of graffiti, and most certainly isn’t on the suggested reading list for elementary students. “I’ve continually described the area as depressed, at best,” Please see TUNNEL, page 2A

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DEATHS JACK E RWIN GOODWIN Funeral services for Jack Erwin Goodwin, 90, Lawrence, will be at noon Tuesday at WarrenMcElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Military graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. at Leavenworth National Cemetery. He died Goodwin Thursday, May 26, 2011, at the Eudora Medicalodges. He was born July 18, 1920, in Toledo, Ohio, the son of Erwin M. and Mahala Childs Goodwin. He served his country in the United States Air Force and retired as colonel after 25 years of service. He served during World War II, the Korean War and Vietnam. He received a Bronze Star. He was a member of the

Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion and Air Force Association. He married Mak Nae on July 8, 1974, in Seoul, South Korea. She preceded him in death on Aug. 17, 2004. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Kay D. Gillard; a sister, Marianna Franze; and a brother, William C. Goodwin. Survivors include two sons, Keith E. Goodwin and Jun Park, both of Lawrence; and two grandchildren, Christopher Bryan and Grace Goodwin. The family will greet friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday at WarrenMcElwain Mortuary. The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society or to the VFW, sent in care of the mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044. Online condolences may be sent to warrenmcelwain .com.

LOUISE TURNER Funeral services for Louise Turner, 77, Topeka, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Mustard Seed Christian Fellowship in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence. She died Monday, May 23, 2011, at StormontVail Regional Health Center in Topeka. She was born on Turner March 25, 1934, in Vicksburg, Miss., the daughter of Henry and Sceressa Wilson Turner. She was a homemaker and a member of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Topeka. Survivors include eight daughters, Ethel Wilbert, Hollandale, Miss., Maggie Cosey, Mary Hamilton and Gloria Bolden, all of Dallas, Sarah Neal and Lola Vassar,

S ETH E. NORWOOD Services for Seth E. Norwood, 42, Lawrence, are pending and will be announced by Rumsey-Yost


Huang said. But Huang, who also is an associate professor of industrial design at Kansas University, thinks the tunnel could be turned around. A group of his students has put together a plan that would line the tunnel with LED tiles that would create a bit of a light show as pedestrians walk through the tunnel. The current plan calls for the tunnel to emit a blue glow during the day — and then when a pedestrian passes through, an orange shadow would appear on the wall. At night, the color scheme would be flip-flopped. But there is a part of the project that may scare City Hall leaders: its cost. Public Works Director Chuck Soules estimates the improvements would cost about $600,000. “It sounds like a cool project, but on the list of priorities it may be tough to find funding for because we have all types of infrastructure and sidewalk issues,” Soules said. But Huang said he’s not expecting the city to come up with the full funding. Instead, he hopes that city commissioners will be open to the idea and allow staff members to apply for state or federal transportation grants to fund the project. But if the project won federal or state funding, the city likely would have to provide matching funds, perhaps up to 20 percent of the project’s

Blind teacher seeks Braille machine By Andy Hyland

Christopher Tuu had some diff iculty navigating the Internet when he came to Kansas University in 2009 from his native Ghana. Now 46, Tuu just graduated from KU with a master’s degree in special education. But the technology nearly made him fail his courses, he said. While finding out how to navigate the Internet and computers could be a challenge for many who hadn’t experienced them before, Tuu has an extra hurdle: He’s blind. In Ghana, he’s a teacher at a school for the blind, and he will return to that position when he goes back next week. Members of Tuu’s church in Lawrence have been rais-


both of Lawrence, Christine Longmire, Fayetteville, N.C., and Cynthia Kratochvil, Topeka; 10 sons, Ted Turner, Solomon Turner and Charles Turner, all of Topeka, Nathaniel Richardson, OC Turner, Gregory Turner and Steven Turner, all of Lawrence, Gloster Turner, Greenville, Miss., Daniel Turner, Beaumont, Texas, and Christopher Turner, Lenexa; two brothers, Aaron Turner, Lawrence, and Willie Turner, Hollandale, Miss.; two sisters, Eliza Wiseman, Memphis, Tenn., and Bernice Davis, Hollandale, Miss.; and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at WarrenMcElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Online condolences may be sent to warrenmcelwain .com.

Funeral Home. Mr. Norwood died Thursday, May 26, 2011, at a Topeka hospital.

cost. Huang, though, said the city should consider it. He said the tunnel is an important piece of infrastructure that allows not only students but also adults to cross Sixth Street safely. He and his group of four students have discussed the idea with Pinckney PTO, and the Old West Lawrence and Pinckney neighborhood associations. Huang said the reception has been good, and he thinks the project could be a community-building exercise because it involves several aspects valued in the city: pedestrian-friendly design, art and education. Plus, he thinks the project would be effective in cutting down on the inappropriate activity that happens in the tunnel. “If you look at the murals around town, people tend not to mess with those,” he said. “I’m an idealist. I believe that if people think there is something beautiful worth appreciating, they are not going to mess with it.” City commissioners are tentatively scheduled to hear a presentation from Huang and his students at the June 14 City Commission meeting. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at


for those people,” said Karr, a retired Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical division chief. Those feelings run even higher on Memorial Day weekend, as veterans, family members and the public visit memorials. Here’s a look at the wellknown (and not-so-wellknown) memorials in Douglas County:

KU Campus ● World War II Memorial Carillon and Campanile: It’s perhaps the most recognized — and most heard — memorial in Lawrence. It was built in 1950 and dedicated in 1951 to honor the 277 KU faculty, students and staff members who died in World War II. KU is in the process of cleaning it, said Jeff Weinberg, assistant to Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little. “What I would hope that most people would know in addition to this being, ‘oh, that’s KU,” would be for them to understand why that was built, and that it memorializes those students, faculty and staff who gave their lives for their country,” said Weinberg, who has worked at KU for more than 40 years. ● Memorial Stadium and Kansas Memorial Union: It might be news to some people that these two campus landmarks were constructed as World War I memorials. ● Memorial Drive: The Wshaped drive connects the World War I memorials from Mississippi Street with the Campanile and the Korean War and Vietnam War memorials near West Campus Road. ● Korean War Memorial: On Memorial Drive behind Snow Hall, the memorial dedicated in 2005 honors 44 KU community members who died in Korea. ● Vietnam War Memorial: The 65-foot L-shaped limestone wall honors the 57 students and alumni who died or are missing in Vietnam. It was dedicated in 1986 in the first on-campus commemoration


HOW TO HELP Anyone interested in contributing to the fund for a Braille writing machine may write a check to Peace Mennonite Church, 615 Lincoln St., with “Christopher Tuu” in the memo line. ing money for a Braille writing machine for Tuu that translates the words on a computer screen into readable Braille and also will read them aloud. Thomas Heilke, a KU political science professor who attends Peace Mennonite Church, said church members and other friends had raised all but about $1,650 necessary for the machine. Fundraising continues. Church members saw it not just as a way of helping Christopher, Heilke said, but

as something Tuu could use as a teaching tool in the school in Ghana. “If they had the same experiences as me, they would not have to go through the same hell,” Tuu said. Tuu, who came to KU on a Ford Foundation fellowship, became blind after a bout with measles as a child. He later decided he needed to help others like himself. “When I was in high school, all my hope was to become a teacher,” he said. “I saw the need to advocate for other people with disabilities.” He hopes to be able to share the Braille machine with his students someday soon. — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him on Twitter at



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VFW post members will place small flags on veterans’ graves at 7 a.m. Saturday at Memorial Park Cemetery, 1517 E. 15th St., and members of Boy Scout Troop 60 will perform a flag retirement ceremony at 1 p.m. Saturday at the post, 138 Ala., near Lawrence Memorial Hospital. The VFW’s Memorial Day ceremony will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Memorial Park Cemetery, and a hamburger cookout at the post will follow. ● American Legion: Legion post members will put out flags Monday morning at Oak Hill Cemetery, 1605 Oak Hill Ave., before the 10 a.m. Memorial Day ceremony there. The ceremony will include a rifle volley, the playing of taps and a two-bell ceremony, said Ed Mount, the legion’s post commander. ● Fort Leavenworth National in the nation of the controversial war. ● Pioneer Cemetery: Some of the earliest victims of Bleeding Kansas border violence were buried at the cemetery just west of Iowa Street and south of Irving Hill Road. Most Bleeding Kansas victims were reburied later at Oak Hill Cemetery, according to KU, but there is a monument to Thomas K. Barber who was murdered by proslavery partisans in 1855.

Memorials elsewhere in Douglas County and Lawrence ● Veterans Park: The city park at 19th and Louisiana streets was at one time the site of barracks for military students and trainees before it became a park in 1947 in honor of veterans of all wars. ● Oak Hill Cemetery: The cemetery at 1605 Oak Hill Ave. in east Lawrence, includes a Union soldier memorial in Section 7 and a large marker in Section 3 that honors the victims of Quantrill’s Raid on Aug. 21, 1863, in Lawrence. ● Eldridge Hotel: A plaque at the entrance to the historic hotel, 701 Mass., commemorates the site of the Free State Hotel that was burned to the ground during Quantrill’s Raid. ● Liberty Memorial Central Middle School: The school at 1400 Mass. recently was renamed to restore part

Cemetery: The annual Memorial Day ceremony will be at 11:40 a.m. Monday at the cemetery. In case of inclement weather, it will be moved to the Frontier Conference Center next to the cemetery. Visitors for the ceremony should enter the far right lane of Grant Gate at the Seventh Street and Metropolitan Avenue intersection. Anyone 16 or older should have governmentissued identification. ● In Lawrence, Oak Hill Cemetery, 1605 Oak Hill Ave., Maple Grove Cemetery, north of Lawrence, and Memorial Park Cemetery, 1517 E. 15th St., will be open to visitors from dusk to dawn during the holiday weekend. Parks and recreation staff members will be available to answer questions from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday through Monday at Memorial Park Cemetery. of its original name when it was dedicated in 1923 as Liberty Memorial High School as a World War I memorial. The 19 Lawrence students and high school graduates who died in the war are listed in a memorial above the stage in the school’s auditorium. ● Black Jack Battle Site: The battle between abolition and pro-slavery forces was fought June 2, 1856, on land three miles east of Baldwin City and south of U.S. Highway 56. A granite monument at Robert Hall Pearson Park commemorates the battle near the entrance to the battle site. Also, a monument at Baldwin City’s Oakwood Cemetery honors Union soldiers who died in the Civil War. ● Constitution Hall in Lecompton: The site today is celebrated for the passage of a pro-slavery constitution, which led to a split in the national Democratic Party. Historians credit the development for allowing Abraham Lincoln to be elected president with only 39 percent of the vote in 1860. ● Robinson Park: The small park just west of Lawrence City Hall, south of the Kansas River Bridge, includes a rock monument honoring Lawrence’s founders. — Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at

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Obama signs Patriot Act extension Minutes before a midnight deadline Thursday, the White House said President Barack Obama had signed a bill that extends post-Sept. 11 powers to search records and conduct roving wiretaps in pursuit of terrorists. The law adds four years to the legal life of roving wiretaps — those authorized for a person rather than a communications line or device — of courtordered searches of business records and of surveillance of non-American “lone wolf” suspects without confirmed ties to terrorist groups. Earlier Thursday, Congress passed the measure with votes taken in rapid succession in the Senate and House that came after lawmakers rejected attempts to temper the law enforcement powers to ensure that individual liberties are not abused. With Obama currently in France, the White House said the president used an autopen machine that holds a pen and signs his actual signature. It is only used with proper authorization of the president.

Woman sentenced to 8 years in prison for locking son in attic By Laura Herring

OLATHE — A woman charged with locking her malnourished son in the attic of her De Soto home was sentenced to more than eight years in prison Thursday morning. Johnson County District Judge Peter Ruddick gave Rachel Perez the maximum sentence for each of these counts: ● Attempted second-degree murder, 61 months. ● Child abuse, 34 months.

● Aggravated child endangerment, seven months. Perez pleaded guilty to all three charges March 18. Perez’s 6- Perez year-old son was found Aug. 19 by Johnson County Sheriff’s deputies who came to the home at the request of Perez’s grandmother, Patricia Moran.

The sentence that Ruddick handed down is significantly more than the 60 to 61 months Perez’s attorney, Jason Billiam, asked for in light of the lateadded charge of attempted murder. “This case began with just the charges of child abuse and aggravated child endangerment and that’s truly what this case is about,” Billiam said before the court. “The charge of attempted murder was just added to Please see MOTHER, page 5A


White House wants to curb regulations Oil spill prevention requirements will no longer apply to spilled milk. Gasoline pumps wouldn’t need devices for trapping vapor pollutants, and there would be fewer bureaucratic hurdles for doctors who want to dispense medical advice to a distant patient. These were among hundreds of existing regulations that the Obama administration said Thursday it wants to revamp or eliminate in a government-wide effort to ease burdens on business. Overall, the drive would save hundreds of millions of dollars annually for companies, governments and individuals and eliminate millions of hours of paperwork while maintaining health and safety protections for Americans, White House officials said. “The president believes we need to be very careful to make sure small businesses have room to grow,” said Cass Sunstein, President Barack Obama’s regulatory chief, who described the plans in a speech to the conservative American Enterprise Institute.

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Siesta Beach named best in nation After years as a head-turning bridesmaid in the best-beach rankings, Sarasota’s Siesta Beach is finally the bride. The wide slice of brilliant white sand and warm, emerald water on Florida’s southwest Gulf coast was named the best beach in the United States Friday in an annual survey by Florida International University professor Steven Leatherman, who is also known by the friendly nickname “Dr. Beach.” Siesta Beach, 40 acres of almost pure quartz crystal sand on the Siesta Key barrier island, was runnerup in Leatherman’s rankings the past two years and was third in 2008. “The sand is like sugar,” said Leatherman, director of FIU’s Laboratory for Coastal Research. “Some people can’t believe it. You have to bring sunglasses because it’s so bright. It’s super soft, super fine. They claim to have the finest, whitest sand in the world, and I can’t argue with that.”

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The Haskell Indian Nations University presidential search is entering its final stages, a university spokesman said Thursday. Stephen Prue, the spokesman, said a decision is likely forthcoming. “We’re anticipating a decision very soon,” he said. Nedra Darling, a spokeswoman for the Bureau of Indian Affairs, said Keith Moore, director of the Bureau of Indian Education, concluded interviews for candidates on Thursday, and added that he hopes to choose Haskell’s new president soon. Clyde Peacock, Haskell’s vice president for university services, is serving as interim president. The presidential search began after Linda Warner resigned Nov. 1 after having been sent to handle other duties off campus since September 2009.



War-weary Republicans and Democrats on Thursday sent the strongest message yet to President Barack Obama to end the war in Afghanistan as the commander in chief decides how many U.S. troops to withdraw this summer. A measure requiring an accelerated timetable for pulling out the 100,000 troops from Afghanistan and an exit strategy for the nearly 10-year-old conflict secured 204 votes in the House, falling just short of passage but boosting the hopes of its surprised proponents. “It sends a strong signal to the president that the U.S. House of Representatives and the American people want change,” Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass., said shortly after the vote. Obama will begin drawing down some of the troops in July, with all combat forces due out by 2014. McGovern and others fear that the initial reduction will be a token cut of some 5,000, numbers they argue fail to reflect that Osama bin Laden is gone and the United States can’t afford spending $10 billion a month on the war.

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THE KIWANIS CLUB HONORED RETIRED JUDGE JEAN SHEPHERD, PICTURED AT CENTER, with the Substantial Citizen Award on Thursday at the Lawrence Country Club during a luncheon. Shepherd served for years as the county’s family court judge.

Her honor: Ex-judge receives Substantial Citizen Award By George Diepenbrock

Jean Shepherd remembers — before she went to law school in the 1970s — her philosophy when serving as an English teacher at Washington High School in Kansas City, Kan. “If I could make a difference with one child at a time, then that whole progression would continue,” the recently retired Douglas County district judge told the Lawrence Kiwanis Club on Thursday as she accepted the club’s Substantial Citizen Award during a gathering at Lawrence Country Club. Shepherd, who served for years as the county’s family court judge, carried that philosophy into her 27-year

Judge Shepherd has devoted her judgeship to helping kids, and that’s been her focus.” — Guy Presser, Citizen Review Board of Douglas County volunteer career on the bench, mostly handling child welfare, juvenile justice and other familyoriented cases. After retiring in January, Douglas County’s first female judge says she still misses and tries to keep up with many children whose cases she oversaw in court, wanting to make sure they’re on the right path. Kiwanis members lauded

Clinical trial tests heart disease treatment By Andy Hyland

Shepherd for her local and statewide advocacy for families as they presented her with the award. Other than Kiwanis members, 20 past winners of the award were in attendance, including former Lawrence mayor and former co-owner of Owens Flower Shop Jim Owens, who won the award in 1969. The club has given the award since 1960, when Ralph Pine was the first recipient. Rusty Thomas, chairwoman of the Kiwanis Substantial Citizen Committee, said Shepherd’s work epitomized the club’s mission statement dedicated to changing the world “one child and one community at a time.”

Patients at Kansas University Hospital are enrolling in a clinical trial that will test a new treatment for a kind of heart disease. The study is testing the Medtronic CoreValve System, a procedure that uses a catheter to guide a prosthetic device to a patient’s diseased aortic valve. The device then expands and replaces the valve. HEALTH “This is a technology that’s allowing us to help people who previously didn’t have any other option,” said Susie Page, a registered nurse and research coordinator for the clinical trial. The treatment will be used for patients with severe aortic stenosis, Page said. That disease affects the aortic valve of the heart, and prevents it from properly opening and closing. It can cause shortness of breath, a decreased

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The 2011 NBA Draft will take place at 6 p.m. CDT June 23 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. For the past several years, the draft has been at Madison Square Garden in New York City. However, renovations to the Garden forced the NBA to relocate for the 2011 draft. The Kansas University men’s program is likely to have three former players drafted in this year’s event. Twins Marcus and Markieff Morris are regarded as early-to-mid firstround selections, and Josh Selby also is expected to be picked in the first or second round.

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Aric Toler, Slavic languages and literature major, Lawrence “‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.’”

Rachel Monger, director of government affairs for KAHSA, Lawrence “‘Pee-wee’s Playhouse.’”

Aaron Strelow, bartender, Lawrence “‘The A-Team’ and, even older, ‘S.W.A.T.’”

Charley Jo Schwartz, marketing specialist, Baldwin City “‘Full House.’”



LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT • Douglas County prosecutors Thursday filed a misdemeanor battery charge against a 26year-old Lawrence man who was accused of punching his roommate in the mouth during a fight Tuesday evening at their apartment in the 2400 block of Alabama Street. Chad Kasey Kidd appeared in front of a judge Thursday afternoon on the charge. Sgt. Matt Sarna, a Lawrence police spokesman, said Kidd was arrested Thursday evening after his roommate, a 32-year-old Lawrence man, alleged Kidd injured him during an argument about living arrangements. The roommate was treated for an injury at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Sarna said. • Douglas County Sheriff’s officers arrested a 26-year-old Lawrence man Thursday afternoon as a suspect in connection with a fight that occurred at Wells Overlook Park on County Road 458 south of Lawrence. Sgt. Steve Lewis, a sheriff’s spokesman, said no one was hospitalized in connection with the incident reported at 12:45 p.m. Thursday. The suspect was arrested on an aggravated battery charge. The Journal-World generally does not identify suspects unless they are formally charged. • A 47-year-old Lawrence woman reported to police that someone burglarized her residence in the 4800 block of West

24th Street taking $3,890 worth of mostly jewelry. The burglary occurred between May 4 and May 13. • A 31-year-old Spring Hill woman was taken to Olathe Medical Center on Thursday morning after her vehicle struck a deer on Kansas Highway 10 east of De Soto, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol. Jolene A. Kingston suffered a possible injury in the crash that occurred about 7:30 a.m. in the westbound lanes of K-10 just east of Cedar Creek Parkway, according to the accident report. A deer ran across the highway from south to north and collided with the 2010 Chevrolet car Kingston was driving. Kingston and her passenger, 37year-old Kevin Kingston of Spring Hill who was not injured, both wore seat belts. A hospital spokesman said Thursday morning Kingston was LAWRENCE treated and released. 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 Beth and David Bird, Ottawa, a boy, Thursday. Adam and Jamie Jones, Lawrence, a boy, Thursday. Brandon and Jennifer Butler, Lawrence, a girl, Thursday.

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increase my client’s potential time. It doesn’t make sense.” As he had in Perez’s earlier court appearances, Billiam argued that Perez never showed intent to kill her son, who has Down syndrome and weighed less than 20 pounds when he was rescued from her attic. “I love my son, he’s my baby,” said Perez in her final plea to the court. “I don’t know why I did what I did, I just panicked at the thought of losing him (to social services).” Perez presented photos of her son and two daughters taken before her arrest and the boy’s hospitalization, stating they showed proof of her love for her children. The foster mother for the children, Stacy Eastwood, the children’s great-aunt, also spoke before the court, asking that Perez receive the maximum sentence. She testified about the boy demonstrating the abuse he claims to have received from Perez, hands around his throat and punches being thrown at him, and spoke about the confusion experienced by Perez’s daughters. “These girls have overwhelming feelings of guilt and helplessness, (the boy)


One member has seen Shepherd’s work up close. Guy Presser remembers driving Shepherd back to work from a Kiwanis meeting in the 1980s after he had recruited her to speak at the day’s meeting. She persuaded him to participate in the Citizen Review Board of Douglas County, a court-based child advocacy. He’s now the board’s longestserving volunteer. “Judge Shepherd has devoted her judgeship to helping kids, and that’s been her focus,” Presser said after the award presentation. Shepherd received a plaque and had three guests surprise her: her former court administrative assistant Debbie Hart; Douglas County CASA executive director Diana Frederick; and Heather Krase-Minnick, director of the Citizen Review Board. Shepherd started both programs to help advocate for children. “I’m honored to have my name put with all of these wonderful, fabulous people,” she said. — Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at

suffers from PTSD (posttraumatic stress disorder), we try to help them heal from their past but we can’t know what they went through,” Eastwood said. “For Rachel Perez to receive a sentence that would be less than how long her son has been alive would be a great injustice in my eyes.” Ruddick agreed with Eastwood, handing down the maximum sentence. COURTS “Ms. Perez and her attorney keep trying to make a logical explanation for her actions, but I f ind them unfathomable regardless,” he said. “The maximum sentence in this case is still not terribly long, given what happened to her son.” The boy is recovering well, and Moran estimated he weighs at least 45 pounds. Perez’s youngest child, a boy born while she was in custody, is also in foster care but it is unknown where. “All three of the kids are doing great, they’re with fantastic foster parents,” Moran said. “We (Moran and Perez’s father, Martin Foster) still get to see them and they’re in good hands.”

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Special Olympians and law enforcement officers will carry the torch for the first mile of the run from Lawrence, said Sgt. Steve Lewis, a sheriff’s spokesman. Last year local participants in the Torch Run raised more than $3,500 for the Special Olympics. It is the 30th anniversary of the Kansas Law Enforcement Torch Run, and this year is the 41st annual Special Olympics summer games. More information is available at

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TOPEKA — Insured property damage in April hit $502.5 million, a Kansas record for one month. “The wind and hailstorms of April 3 and April 8 accounted for the majority of the claims reported for the property damage losses,” said Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger. The April 3 storms were concentrated in northeast Kansas, and the April 8 wind and hailstorms hit Wichita and other parts of south-central Kansas. The previous one-month record was $337.5 million in June 2008. Including the April damage, 2011 losses stand at $531.5 million for the year, which is already the fourthhighest annual total since the state started keeping records in the early 1990s, Praeger said. Praeger said the record losses in April have been partly driven by higher material and labor costs. “Our department will continue to monitor the property insurance companies in Kansas to make sure policyholders are treated fairly, and companies maintain financial — De Soto Explorer reporter Laura Herring resources to pay claims,” she can be reached at 913-585-1616. said.

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Geocaching search begins By Christine Metz


Most of us like to leave technology behind when we venture into nature. But the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks hopes the appeal of technology will draw more visitors into the wild, or at least to state parks. Today, KDWP will launch its fourth annual geocaching contest. Geocaching is a kind of modern-day hide-and-seek game where enthusiasts can track down hidden caches using coordinates entered into GPS devices, navigation systems or smartphones. This year, two caches are hidden in each of the KDWP’s 26 state parks, four wildlife areas and at its headquarters. They are hidden in Army surplus ammo boxes. At noon today, the KDWP will release the coordinates for the first geocache on each of the 31 sites. Inside the first geocache at each site will be the coordinates for the second one. Prizes are given to those who find the geocaches in all 31 sites. “It was conceived as a way to give people something else to do and encourage them to look at parks they don’t normally go to,” said Kathy Pritchett, program services manager at KDWP. In the past, the program hasn’t gotten a lot of participation. Typically between 20 to 30 people submit entry forms for the competition. But Pritchett estimates that far more actually search for geocaches at individual parks and don’t register. Because of the low participation level, the KDWP considered doing away with the competition. “It’s a lot more work than people may realize,” Pritchett said. “But we heard from people who wanted us to do it no matter how much work it was.” Last year, six people actually made it to each of the geocache spots scattered throughout the state. The grand prize winners, who receive an annual camping permit, did it in a 10-day period. “It’s a neat way to make an excuse for people that need an excuse to go visit more parks,” Pritchett said. Geocaches are placed in areas that will introduce visitors to often overlooked features of the park, such as a nice view, historical marker or a new park development. In the past few years, Clinton

How the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks geocaching contest works: ● Anyone who has a hand-held GPS device or GPS-enabled cellphone can geocache. ● To access the GPS coordinates for the state geocaching competition, go to KDWP’s Web page on geocaching: The link to the GPS coordinates and entry form are near the bottom of the page. ● The KDWP has placed two geocaches at 31 sites across the state. At noon today, the KDWP will release the coordinates for the first geocaches in the state’s 31 parks, wildlife areas and state headquarters. ● Using these coordinates, participants have to find and open the first cache and sign and date the log sheet before receiving coordinates for the second cache site. ● Once participants find the second cache site and sign and date the log sheet, they should take a cache site certificate, which shows proof of finding the cache site. ● If the participant shows the certificate at the local KDWP office, they will receive a site-specific ink pen. ● Entry forms, which can be found at the website listed above, and geocache certificates must be sent to the Pratt KDWP office by Nov. 1. The forms and certificates should be mailed to Attn: 2011 Geocache, KDWP Pratt Office, 512 SE 25th Ave., Pratt, KS 67124. ● The first person to earn certificates from all 31 sites and send in those certificates will win. The first-place prize is a 2012 annual camping permit. ● The second- and third-place winners receive 14-day camping permits for 2012. ● Other geocache participants who earn all of the 31 points and turn in forms by Nov. 1 will receive a 2012 vehicle permit.


in life?” Bollier then asked, “And so, women need to plan ahead for issues that they have no control over with pregnancy?” DeGraaf then said, “I have a spare tire in my car. I also have life insurance. I have a lot of things that I plan ahead for.” Kansas NOW has put out this statement: “We have asked women across the nation to join us in telling Rep. DeGraaf that women are ‘Tired’ of legislators who trivialize the horrifying reality of rape.” Group members say they will send DeGraaf a modelsized spare tire for every $5 donation it receives. The Lawrence JournalWorld on Thursday attempted to reach DeGraaf by telephone and email. He did not respond. The anti-abortion language was added to a HouseSenate conference committee bill that dealt with a num-


into law several anti-abortion measures passed this year. The measure he approved Wednesday prohibits insurance companies from offering abortion coverage as part of their general health plans unless the procedure is necessary to save the woman’s life. Starting in July, individuals and employers who want abortion coverage would have to buy additional policies that cover only abortion. In addition, the law also states that no state or federally administered health-insurance exchange in Kansas established under the federal health care overhaul law can offer coverage for abortions, other than to save a woman’s life. The law’s supporters say it will protect employers who oppose abortion rights from having to pay for policies that cover the procedures. Versola said women who become pregnant from rape or incest and who want an abortion won’t be able to get one unless they can afford the procedure themselves or have had purchased the additional insurance. “Women cannot plan to be victims of rape and incest,” she said. Kansas NOW and other groups also are criticizing comments made by Rep. DeGraaf. During debate on May 13, an opponent of the bill, Rep. Barbara Bollier, R-Mission Hills, noted that abortions would not be covered for cases of rape and incest. According to a report by The Associated Press, DeGraaf responded, “We do need to plan ahead, don’t we,


Before swimming, take precautions against waterborne illnesses By Jane Stevens

With summer promising an appearance this weekend ● Change diapers in a bath— and not too many storms in room, and not at the side of a the forecast — it’s time to pool. jump in the water. ● Wash your child thorBut in the pool, lake, river, oughly (especially her/his water park or fountain lurks a bottom) with soap and water little bit of danger — a danger before swimming. that can be managed or avoidThen there’s swimmer’s ed. ear, which can be caused by Any body of water, small polluted water and, despite (hot tub) or large (lake), can its name, by things not relatharbor the parasites Cryp- ed to swimming at all, such as tosporidium and Giardia, scratching the inside of the which cause diarrhea. Chlo- ear or getting something rine doesn’t always kill them. stuck in it. Nevertheless, the They’re spread by the feces of association to swimming is infected animals or people. that kids who spend a lot of The parasites cause RWI — time in the water tend to walk for “recreational water ill- around with wet ears for a ness” — that spread by swal- while. Anyplace that’s damp lowing or breathing in the for a long time is spoiling for mists or aerosols of water. an infection. To avoid becoming infectHere’s another set of tips to ed by these parasites, the follow, provided by the Lawrence-Douglas County Kansas Department of Health Health Department suggests: and Environment: ● Don’t swallow the water. ● Keep your ears as dry as More difficult is avoiding get- possible. ting water in your mouth, ● Dry your ears thoroughly which the health department after swimming. also advises. ● Don’t put anything such as ● Shower before swimming cotton-tip swabs, pencils, paper so that any parasites you may clips or fingers in your ears. have on your body don’t end ● Don’t try to remove ear up in the water, and wash wax, which actually helps your hands after using the toi- protect your ear canal from let or changing diapers. infection. If your ear is ● Take kids on bathroom blocked, see your doctor. breaks or change diapers ● Ask your doctor about often. Waiting until you hear using ear drops after swim“I have to go” may mean it’s ming. too late. ● Don’t swim if you have — Jane Stevens, director of media strategies, State Park has placed geo- diarrhea. can be reached at 832-7215. caches at Land’s End, the swimming beach and Bunker Hill. Bruce Husman, the natural resource officer who hides the Relay for Life teams schedule fundraisers geocaches, said he is running out of good hiding spots. Each A Relay For Life of Douglas winning team receives T-shirts. year about 20 people sign the County team will play kickball For more information or to book indicating they found the to raise funds for the American sign up, contact Jericho Hilliard geocaches at Clinton Lake. Cancer Society. at 505-2666, 218-9824 or jeriAs for this year’s hunt, HusCardiovascular Specialists of man noted the hiding spots Lawrence and The Lawrence aren’t for the faint of heart. He Vein Center are having a kickadvised for searchers to ball tournament. watch for poison ivy, ticks and The tournament will be chiggers. 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 4 “You’re going to have to in Woody Park, just north of wear long sleeves, long pants Lawrence Memorial Hospital, and spray down,” he said. 325 Maine. There will be 16 teams of — Reporter Christine Metz can be reached seven to 10 players. Cost is $5 at 832-6352. per player. The tournament

ber of other insurance regulatory changes. Opponents said legislators broke their rules to put it in the conference committee bill. The package was passed in the final minutes of the session. Brownback, a Republican who took office in January, has signed into law several measures on abortion. Those include a bill that tightens restrictions on lateterm abortions and requires doctors to obtain written permission from parents before terminating minors’ pregnancies. He also approved a bill imposing new health and safety standards for abortion clinics, and he has pushed for a budget provision that diverts federal family planning funds away from Planned Parenthood clinics. — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.

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Towns hit by twisters offer road map for rebuilding By Jim Suhr and Jim Salter

A SWATH OF DESTRUCTION in the community of Greensburg, which was ravaged by a F5 tornado in early May 2007, is seen in this June 4, 2007, file photo.

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JOPLIN , M O. — Less than a week after one of the nation’s deadliest tornadoes wiped a big chunk of Joplin off the map, the city is beginning to shift its focus toward the next challenge: rising from the ruins. And the town that gained fame as a stop along Route 66 can use the road maps drawn by other storm-savaged communities that have endured the same long journey. Not far from Joplin, tiny Pierce City and Stockton rebuilt piece by piece after tornadoes reduced much of their prized downtowns to rubble, killing four. Greensburg, Kan., did the same, starting over after a 2007 twister leveled the town and killed 11. The rebirths took years of hard work, partnerships and plain old stubborn faith. Some of the projects are still unfolding. Yet they offer a hopeful testament about beginning anew after a disaster, even if the other towns didn’t face the scale of death and decimation rendered by Sunday’s tornado that killed at least 126 people and by some estimates injured more than 900. Joplin’s half-mile-wide twister took out the city’s main hospital, the high school and possibly thousands of homes. The Walmart was flattened, along with the Home Depot. Hundreds of businesses and industrial buildings were lost. And an untold number of vehicles — from cars to tractortrailers, even the hospital helicopter — were mangled. City Manager Mark Rohr said planners are already plotting a comeback, vowing Joplin “will recover stronger than when we began.” Federal aid will help. President Barack Obama has declared disasters in Jasper and Newton counties, and a key House panel has approved a $1 billion aid package to make sure federal


concern nonetheless. “It’s kind of nuclear safety 101,” Lochbaum said. “It’s kind of stupid for it to be there, where it could help with a tornado, and a tornado takes it out.” Already this year, tornadoes have knocked out power to nuclear power plants in Alabama and Virginia, exposing vulnerabilities. At Browns Ferry in Alabama, storms disabled sirens, meaning that police and emergency personnel would have had to use telephones and loudspeakers in a crisis. At the Surry Power Station in Virginia, documents obtained by The Associated Press show that a tornado destroyed a fuel tanker used to refuel backup generator. Those instances, along with the situation at Wolf Creek, highlight a larger problem at the nation’s 104 nuclear reactors: While reactors and safety systems are designed to withstand a worst-case earthquake, flood, or tornado, that doesn’t necessarily mean all emergency equipment or the buildings that house such equipment are disaster proof. Wolf Creek’s location in Tornado Alley means that it was designed to handle the maximum tornadoes possible for the United States, with wind speeds up to 360 miles per hour and a maximum rotational speed of 290 miles per hour. But its fire truck is parked in a sheet-metal building “not protected from seismic or severe weather events,” according to the NRC inspection conducted after the Japanese disaster. Jenny Hageman, a spokeswoman for the plant, said there are other options besides on-site equipment for dealing with fires. “We are absolutely protected from a tornado,” Hageman said. “Is everything protected from a tornado on this job site? No. But we protect the critical elements.”

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disaster-relief accounts don’t run out before the end of the budget year in September. Rep. Robert Aderholt, an Alabama Republican, said the move would ensure there’s enough money for victims of the Joplin tornado, as well as those suffering from flooding along the Mississippi River and last month’s twisters that swept across Alabama. A day after Joplin was crippled, Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor told reporters any federal aid to disaster areas may need to be offset by spending cuts. But Sen. Roy Blunt, a Missouri Republican, vowed to make sure Joplin gets all it needs. Funding questions aside, former Joplin Mayor Ron Richard, now a state senator, was a bit more cautious than Rohr in his vision for the immediate future. “I wouldn’t consider this an economic-development opportunity. This is just survival,” Richard said. “We’re just going to have to get back to where we were — as close as we can would be the goal. I’m not sure how much time it’s going to take.”

Greensburg rebuilding In southern Kansas, Greensburg was a town of about 1,500 with a declining population before a tornado roared through in May 2007, destroying 90 percent of the town in winds topping 200 mph. At the time, Steve Hewitt was a 33-year-old, first-time city manager on the job for

The NRC’s post-Japan inspections found numerous other instances where U.S. nuclear plants kept equipment needed to fight fires or to cope with a loss of electrical power in places that a flood could overwhelm or an earthquake could damage. What sets Wolf Creek apart is that it is at much greater risk of being struck by a tornado than other plants are from natural disasters. Since 1985, when the Wolf Creek plant came on line, six tornadoes have touched down in Coffey County, where the plane is located, according to the National Climatic Data Center. All of those twisters were minor, and caused no injuries or deaths. Over that same time period, the National Weather Service issued 23 tornado warnings in the county. “Before Joplin, we had a tornado in the county next to us that ripped up the city of Redding,” said Coffey County emergency management coordinator Russel Stukey. Stukey expressed skepticism about the NRC’s findings, but acknowledged that “a nuclear plant in Kansas should be prepared for a tornado. I wouldn’t go as far to say Wolf Creek is not.” Despite the close calls, including the recent series of deadly tornadoes in the South and Midwest, a twister never has struck Wolf Creek, Stukey said. NRC records show that those nuclear plants hit by a tornado have emerged largely unscathed: ● In June 2010, a tornado ripped off siding off a building housing emergency equipment and knocked out one of two power sources at the Fermi nuclear plant in Michigan. An alert was declared, and the plant was stabilized. ● Tornadoes struck the Quad Cities nuclear power plant in northwestern Illinois in 1990 and 1996. In 1990, the plant’s security fence was damaged and the roof of one building blew onto a duct that connects the radioactive waste processing area to a venting stack. No radioactive gas was released. Six years later, a tornado damaged one

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only a year. He said the town approached rebuilding as an opportunity and took some time to think about it. Greensburg brought in planning consultants from a big city, held community meetings, reworked some zoning ordinances and literally shuffled the town. The school was rebuilt at a different site. City Hall was rebuilt on land that once was a car dealership, which relocated to a highertraffic spot. And Greensburg rose up as a model green community — more environmentally friendly than it ever had been, including a $50 million school with geothermal systems that rely on the Earth’s heat for warmth in the winter and cooling in the summer. Even so, the recovery is far from total. According to the 2010 census, Greenburg’s population of nearly 800 is barely half of what it was a decade ago, as is the number of businesses. Yet to be rebuilt are the town’s pharmacy, variety store and movie theater. Hewitt, who left Greensburg a few months ago to become the city manager of Clinton, Okla., knows Joplin can follow a similar path to get back on its feet. “The next weeks and months (in Joplin) will be very dark and grim,” Hewitt said. “But in that tragedy, there will be some unique bright spots, because you start to see the future develop. You’ll see a sense of community unlike they’ve probably ever witnessed.”

Some missing in Joplin turn up alive JOPLIN, MO. — As emergency workers in Joplin searched Thursday for more than 230 people listed as missing after a tornado tore through the city, one was sitting on a wooden chair outside the wreckage of her home, cuddling her cat. Sally Adams, 75, said neighbors rescued her Sunday after the storm destroyed her house and took her to a friend’s home. When The Associated Press told her she was on the missing list, Adams laughed and said “Get me off of there!” Missouri officials had said they believed many of the missing were alive and safe but simply hadn’t been in touch with friends and family, in part because cell phone service has been spotty. The AP found that was the case with at least a dozen of the 232 still unaccounted for Thursday. They included two survivors staying at a hotel, six that a relative said were staying with friends and one that a former employee said had been moved from his nursing home.





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Serbia arrests war crimes suspect Mladic By Dusan Stojanovic Associated Press Writer

BELGRADE, SERBIA — After 16 years on the run, a frail and haggard Ratko Mladic was hauled before a judge Thursday — the first step in facing charges for international war crimes, including the slaughter of 8,000 Muslim men and boys in the Bosnian town of Srebrenica in 1995. No longer the fearsome, bull-necked military commander, Mladic was arrested by intelligence agents in a raid before dawn at a relative’s house in a village in northern Serbia. The act was trumpeted by the government as a victory for a country worthy of European Union membership and Western embrace. Mladic, 69, was one of the world’s most-wanted fugitives. He was the top commander of the Bosnian Serb army during Bosnia’s 1992-95

war, which killed more than 100,000 people and drove another 1.8 million from their homes. Thousands of Muslims and Croats were killed, tortured or driven out in a campaign to purge the region of non-Serbs. He was accused by the U.N. International Criminal Tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands, of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes for the massacre of Muslims by Bosnian Serb forces in eastern Bosnia and the relentless four-year siege of Sarajevo. On Thursday evening, Mladic walked haltingly into a closed-door extradition hearing in Belgrade, where he asserted through his attorney that he will not answer to the authority of the U.N. tribunal. The former military commander wore a navy blue jacket and a baseball hat — his gray hair sticking out of the sides —

and carried what appeared to be a towel in his left hand. He could be heard on state TV saying “good day” to someone in the courtroom, and a guard told him, “Let’s go, general.” Mladic’s lawyer, Milos Saljic, said the judge cut short the questioning because his client’s “poor physical state” left him unable to communicate. “He is aware that he is under arrest, he knows where he is, and he said he does not recognize The Hague tribunal,” Saljic said, adding that Mladic needs medical care and “should not be moved in such a state.” Belgrade B-92 radio said one of Mladic’s arms was paralyzed — probably the result of a stroke. Deputy war crimes prosecutor Bruno Vekaric said that Mladic is taking a lot of medicine, but “responds very rationally to everything that

is going on.” Extradition proceedings could take a week or more before Mladic’s expected transfer to The Hague, where he faces life imprisonment. The U.N. court has no death penalty. Judge Fouad Riad of the U.N. tribunal said there was evidence against Mladic of “unimaginable savagery.” “Thousands of men executed and buried in mass graves, hundreds of men buried alive, men and women mutilated and slaughtered, children killed before their mothers’ eyes, a grandfather forced to eat the liver of his own grandson,” Riad said during Mladic’s 1995 indictment in absentia. International law experts hope the arrest will send a message to f igures like Libya’s Moammar Gadhafi that no leader charged with a war crime can expect to escape justice forever.

Critics: Military should cover abortion after rape By David Crary Associated Press Writer

NEW YORK — Though rape is a problem of deep concern to the U.S. military, its health plan doesn’t cover abortions for victims who become pregnant — a policy that indignant critics are now pushing to change. The campaigners include members of Congress, the American Civil Liberties Union, and veterans such as Jessica Kenyon, who says her Army career derailed after she was raped and impregnated by a fellow soldier while serving in South Korea in 2006. Kenyon, who remembered herself as a gung-ho private hoping to advance through the ranks, said the incident led to her discharge, and she miscarried after flying back to the U.S. “Military health insurance doesn’t allow abortion coverage in cases of rape, and I was unable to have a safe abortion off-base, so I was stuck,” she said. “If I’d had that option, I would have had a chance to keep my career in the Army.” For decades, policies enacted by Congress have prohibited the use of federal funds for abortions — but generally these policies make

The current policy is shameful.” — Dr. Katherine Scheirman, who served as an Air Force physician for 20 years exceptions for cases of rape and incest. The policy set by Congress for the armed forces in 1981, and still in effect, does not allow the military health care plan to make this exception. It’s this discrepancy — putting servicewomen on a different plane than federal employees, federal prisoners and Medicaid recipients, for example — that fuels much of the anger among those trying to change the policy. “The current policy is shameful,” said Dr. Katherine Scheirman, who served as an Air Force physician for 20 years. “Our military women, who serve and sacrifice for their country, should not have worse health care benefits than civilians who rely on the government for their insurance coverage.” This week, Rep. Susan Davis, D-Calif., and five Democratic colleagues introduced an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act

that would have changed the policy to allow abortion coverage in cases of rape. The Republican-controlled House Rules Committee, as it sifted through scores of proposed amendments to the act, did not allow the Davis measure to advance to a stage where it could be debated. It issued no public explanation for the decision. Davis, in a telephone interview, said the current policy was a particular burden to young, lowly paid servicewomen on duty in war zones such as Iraq and Afghanistan where abortions are not available in civilian hospitals. She cited one case of a soldier in Afghanistan who had to spend several weeks raising funds to pay for her abortion while soldier who allegedly raped her was awaiting trial. “These women are risking their lives for us — and we abandon them,” Davis said. ACLU legislative counsel Vania Leveille said the effort to change the policy would now shift to the Democraticcontrolled Senate, with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., offering to work on the issue. Leveille also said the Obama administration would be asked to engage more actively in trying to make the change.


Notable Google Inc. is trying to nudge consumers and merchants into a world where the smartphone has replaced the wallet as the container for credit cards, coupons and receipts. In Google’s vision detailed Thursday, shoppers will touch their phone screen to select a card, then tap the phone to a credit-card reader in a store or restaurant. Google would make money by selling coupons and advertising that come along with the experience.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — From the United States to Europe and even to booming China, the global economy is showing signs of strain. Most major economies are expected to keep growing. But evidence is mounting that many around the world are struggling to expand as fast as they did last year. European governments are struggling with debts and squeezed budgets. Britain’s economy scarcely grew at the start of the year. Even Europe’s strongest economy, Germany, may face a slowdown. High unemployment, depressed real estate and still-high oil prices are slowing the U.S. economy, which grew at a scant 1.8 percent annual rate from January through March. And after its earthquake and nuclear crisis, Japan has sunk back into a recession. In China, interest-rate hikes designed to reduce inflation are slowing growth. Overall, the world economy will likely grow just 3.5 percent this year, down from 4.1 percent in 2010, according

The current policy is explicit, prohibiting payment for abortions “with one single exception — where the life of the mother would be endangered if the fetus were carried to term.” Abortions in cases of rape, fetal abnormality or for mental health reasons are not covered. Debate over the abortion policy comes against a backdrop of widespread concern over the risk of sexual assault faced by the more than 400,000 women serving in the military. The Defense Department said there were 3,158 reports of sexual assault involving service members last year. A pending federal lawsuit filed on behalf of victims contends sexual assaults are nearly twice as common within the military as in civilian society, and cites data suggesting that nearly one in three women reports being sexually assaulted during their military service.

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Treasure, not trash A recent effort to promote recycling of usable items deserves the community’s applause.


ongratulations to the Kansas University groups and the local organizations who teamed up this month to facilitate collection of items that students moving out of KU residence halls might otherwise have tossed in the trash. KU’s Environmental Stewardship Program and the Department of Student Housing teamed up with local social service agencies that could make use of those items. Students who wanted to lighten their load could put nonperishable food and clothing in boxes provided in the lobbies of every KU residence hall. Larger items could be deposited near outdoor trash It’s a shame to receptacles. see usable items Making it so easy heading for the for students to recylandfill instead of cle their unwanted to an agency that items worked like a charm. The effort could put them collected 4,700 back in service.” pounds of clothing that went to Planet Aid, and 1,500 pounds of nonperishable food items for the local Just Food pantry. The Lawrence Humane Society took 100 pounds of towels, and the Lawrence Habitat for Humanity ReStore took about everything else, including microwaves, mini refrigerators, cinder blocks, carpet and furniture. In the rush to finish classes and get moved, students often don’t have the time and energy to seek out places to donate items they don’t want, but this year’s effort made the process quick and easy. Trash and recycling also are perennial issues in Lawrence at the end of July, when most apartment leases run out and students and other residents again are on the move. Organizing a citywide recycling effort during that time obviously is a bigger challenge than the residence hall program, but perhaps the recent success story will inspire local social service agencies or environmental groups to give it another try. It’s a shame to see usable items heading for the landfill instead of to an agency that could put them back in service. Everyone involved in the recent residence hall project should be proud of their work and energized to expand their efforts in the years to come.

Some hopeful signs in Afghanistan WASHINGTON — The “fighting season” has started in Afghanistan, with deadly attacks almost every day. But at the same time, diplomats see what one calls “hopeful signs” that a regional framework for peace talks with the Taliban may slowly be emerging. The most important development is that Germany has been mediating secret talks between the U.S. government and Tayyab Agha, a Taliban official who in the past has had close links with the group’s leader, Mohammad Omar. The German-sponsored talks were disclosed Tuesday in Der Spiegel and confirmed to me by a well-informed U.S. source. Agha is described in Der Spiegel as “Mullah Omar’s personal spokesman.” U.S. officials aren’t certain of that, and they are trying to establish whether Agha speaks for Omar and his Quetta Shura, or for a faction of it, or whether he is a lone wolf. In any event, he could be the most credible Taliban official to surface so far in outreach efforts over the past two years by U.S., European and regional governments. The German mediation has been guided over the past year by Michael Steiner, a veteran diplomat who is Germany’s special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan. The effort was begun by his predecessor, Bernd Mutzelburg. The Germans hope their diplomatic contacts will ripen in time for a major conference on Afghanistan scheduled

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The death of bin “Laden created an opening to resolve a conflict whose triggering personality is now gone.”

for December in Bonn. A second positive trend is that India and Pakistan are speaking in similar language about their support for an Afghan-led negotiated settlement. An important signal came from Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in a May 13 speech in Kabul. He endorsed President Hamid Karzai’s “process of national reconciliation” and said India “will respect the choices you make.” Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir used similar language Monday when he backed an “Afghan-led and Afghanowned” peace process. He was echoing comments made in Kabul in April by Pakistani Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani and Gen. Ashfaq Kayani, the army chief. Indeed, on paper, there’s little difference between the

Indian, Pakistani and American positions supporting a negotiation that concludes with a Taliban agreement to renounce violence, reject al-Qaida and support the Afghan constitution. Friction between India and Pakistan has been a major obstacle to an Afghan settlement in the past. So it’s interesting that the new diplomatic efforts come as “a dialogue process is on” between New Delhi and Islamabad, according to one Indian source. This dialogue has included recent meetings between the two nations’ secretaries for foreign affairs, home affairs, commerce and water resources. Indian officials caution that Pakistan must also crack down on the Islamic militants responsible for the 2008 Mumbai attack. Singh’s speech in Kabul got relatively little attention in the Western press. But diplomats noted this passage: “We hope that Afghanistan will be able to build a framework of regional cooperation that will help its nation-building efforts.” That hope is shared by Marc Grossman, the new U.S. special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan, who has been pushing for a “diplomatic surge” on various fronts. A third positive trend is on the battlefield itself. The U.S.-led coalition entered this fighting season having cleared several major Taliban strongholds in Kandahar and Helmand provinces, providing more leverage. There’s some independent

evidence that the Taliban is feeling the pressure. Interviews done in April with 1,400 Afghan men by the independent International Council on Security and Development showed that respondents in nine of 14 districts surveyed believed the U.S.-led coalition is winning the war. In the southern battleground provinces of Kandahar and Helmand, 61 percent of those surveyed favored negotiations with the Taliban. ICOS surveyed a smaller sample after Osama bin Laden’s death May 2, and 68 percent said it was good news, according to Norine MacDonald, head of the group. The Afghanistan battle turns on a dirty war of night raids against Taliban leaders by U.S.led Special Forces and a counteroffensive of Taliban fighters assassinating Afghan officials working with the U.S. It’s hard to judge where the balance lies in this fight, but it’s a grinding war that may make both sides more ready for a diplomatic outcome. The death of bin Laden created an opening to resolve a conflict whose triggering personality is now gone. What’s encouraging is that other positive signs are pointing in the same direction, toward an Afghan peace process that has regional support. Grossman is a quieter diplomat than his predecessor, Richard Holbrooke, but he seems to be making some progress. — David Ignatius is a columnist for Washington Post Writers Group.



From the Lawrence Daily Journal-World for May 27, 1911: YEARS “Wholesale AGO arrests among the IN 1911 fishermen along the Kaw disclosed the fact that practically every clause of the new fish law was being violated at Lawrence. The raid into the fisherman’s territory was so wholly unexpected and was so sudden that none of them had time to remove their nets and seines from the water. The arrests were made upon warrants sworn out by Game Warden Dyche. … He found that practically every fisherman along the stream at this point, was catching fish illegally. Dip-nets, seines, tramel nets, hoop-nets, fish boxes and half a dozen methods of catching fish were being resorted to illegally by a gang of professional river men who ply their trade below the bridge.” — Compiled by Sarah St. John

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Out of balance To the editor: The laws of nature teach us that there is a delicate balance that must be obeyed in order that all species can prosper and survive. The parasite and the host have a symbiotic relationship whereby they each depend on one another for survival. Once the population of parasites exceeds what the population of hosts can supply, both will die. The growth and decline of a city are governed by the same laws of nature. Government and taxpayers must remain in proper balance in order that they both survive. An imbalance occurs when governments take more than the taxpayers can provide. Proper balance must be restored or the governments will destroy the taxpayers and neither will survive. City Hall has breached their fiduciary duties far too long by grading their own tests using fuzzy math to justify favoring city employees and developer elites at the expense of the taxpayer. There is no greater philanthropist than a feel-good politician spending other people’s money for all the wrong reasons. Current statistics suggest that our city is in a downward spiral due to our high cost of living compared to per capital incomes that are well below the state average. Our city’s taxpayers are on life support, and we have a City Hall whose answer to everything is

higher taxes. Wrong answer. Correct answer is to cut spending and taxes. This old hippie is ready to march on the establishment and force change by launching “Operation Pull Your Heads Out.” Are there any other old hippies ready to march and relive the ’60s? J. Joe Herynk, Lawrence

Traditional day To the editor: As we mark the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. It is particularly important to pay attention this Memorial Day. While we remember all who gave “their last full measure” in the defense and service of our country, we should also remember the origin of Memorial Day. Gen. John A. Logan, commander in chief of the Grand Army of the Republic (made up of Union veterans of the Civil War) issued General Order 11 on May 5, 1868. In it he stated, “The 30th day of May, 1868, is designated for the purpose of strewing with flowers or otherwise decorating the graves of comrades who died in defense of their country during the late rebellion, and whose bodies now lie in almost every city, village, and hamlet churchyard in the land.” It is especially fitting that this year, marking the start of the 150th remembrance of the Civil War, that Memorial Day as origi-

nally intended falls on the last Monday of May, which was created to make a three-day weekend. Brian Van Schmus, Lawrence

LHS thanks To the editor: I have always taken great pride and felt such fortune to have been raised, educated and, in addition, experienced a wonderful career in Lawrence. As a Lawrence High School alumnus, it does my heart good to see the community benef it from the first class athletic venues at LHS. If you haven’t visited LHS recently, I encourage you to take a trip to Lawrence High School any evening to see the campus improvements and witness the community benefiting from the new fields and track. In this regard, I would like to thank USD 497 leadership and the board of education for their vision and the many local donors who shared a dream to complete this project with dedication and excellence. Larry A. Hatfield, Lawrence

Power strategy To the editor: A proposal to end subsidies for coal and big oil is being opposed by the fossil fuel industry that says the proposal is misinformed and discriminatory

and counterproductive in that it would undermine U.S. competitiveness and discourage future investment in renewable and alternative energy projects in the United States and therefore undercut job creation and economic growth. It seems that the best way to turn the U.S. economy and all this climate change and fouled air nastiness from fossil fuels around would be to dedicate the increased revenues that would result from ending the dirty coal and petroleum oil subsides to developing substitutes for fossilfuel power generation and petroleum-based transportation fuels with innovative repowering technologies and products that could be manufactured in the United States. This would encourage investment in more clean-distributed energy projects in the U.S. and therefore lead to more job creation and economic growth sooner, as well as increase U.S. competitiveness through exports of those same technologies that would lower the demand for oil and thus lower or help restrain the rising price of transport fuels. A multi-tech pathway for such projects that offers CHP (combined heat and power) plus fuels derived from diverse biomass and wastes is the pathway that would amount to an Apollo program to reach for the moon in repowering this nation and the world. Les Blevins, Lawrence



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High 83° Low 67° POP: 25%

High 86° Low 69° POP: 25%

High 84° Low 62° POP: 30%

Wind SSE 10-20 mph

Wind ESE 4-8 mph

Wind S 10-20 mph

Wind S 25-35 mph

Wind WNW 8-16 mph

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Kearney 70/48

McCook 74/48 Oberlin 74/47 Goodland 73/46

Beatrice 70/53

Oakley 75/47

Manhattan Russell Salina 75/53 76/53 Topeka 74/58 74/57 Emporia 74/59

Great Bend 76/55 Dodge City 78/54

Garden City 77/52 Liberal 76/56

Kansas City 70/60 Lawrence Kansas City 70/56 73/58

Chillicothe 68/53 Marshall 72/57 Sedalia 73/59

Nevada 76/63

Chanute 74/63

Hutchinson 77/57 Wichita Pratt 76/62 76/58

Centerville 66/52

St. Joseph 72/53

Sabetha 69/52

Concordia 75/54 Hays 76/51

Clarinda 66/50

Lincoln 72/52

Grand Island 70/49

Coffeyville Joplin 76/64 74/64

Springfield 74/62

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

LAWRENCE ALMANAC Through 8 p.m. Thursday.

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

70°/51° 80°/59° 90° in 1985 42° in 1903

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

0.04 4.26 4.35 12.20 13.07


Today Sat. Today Sat. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Atchison 70 55 t 76 63 t Independence 76 64 t 81 68 pc Belton 70 59 t 76 65 t Fort Riley 75 53 t 74 63 t Burlington 74 61 t 78 66 t Olathe 71 59 t 77 65 t Coffeyville 76 64 t 82 67 pc Osage Beach 75 61 pc 83 66 pc Concordia 75 54 pc 74 57 t Osage City 72 58 t 76 65 t Dodge City 78 54 s 80 56 s Ottawa 72 58 t 78 65 t Holton 73 57 t 77 65 t Wichita 76 62 pc 80 67 s Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice.


Seattle 59/45




6:00 a.m. 8:37 p.m. 2:48 a.m. 3:58 p.m. First



5:59 a.m. 8:37 p.m. 3:14 a.m. 4:56 p.m.

Billings 54/41

San Francisco 63/50


Minneapolis 60/49

Denver 72/44

Washington 90/69

June 15 June 23


As of 7 a.m. Thursday Lake

Clinton Perry Pomona

Level (ft)

876.58 894.41 975.02

Discharge (cfs)

21 25 15

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


Today Sat. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Acapulco 93 77 pc 93 77 s Amsterdam 59 50 sh 62 51 sh Athens 74 65 r 78 66 sh Baghdad 102 69 s 104 73 s Bangkok 89 78 r 90 79 sh Beijing 84 66 t 88 70 s Berlin 70 47 c 66 53 c Brussels 58 44 sh 66 47 c Buenos Aires 61 46 s 61 48 s Cairo 100 76 c 91 70 s Calgary 52 46 r 52 39 r Dublin 55 49 pc 54 48 pc Geneva 65 47 sh 71 51 pc Hong Kong 89 77 s 93 78 s Jerusalem 83 66 pc 76 58 c Kabul 89 53 s 89 53 sh London 62 45 sh 63 48 sh Madrid 75 57 t 77 59 sh Mexico City 88 57 pc 86 57 pc Montreal 61 52 r 72 57 t Moscow 63 45 pc 71 60 pc New Delhi 102 81 t 104 84 s Oslo 57 47 r 60 43 sh Paris 66 47 sh 66 52 c Rio de Janeiro 73 63 r 71 60 sh Rome 78 60 pc 74 57 s Seoul 78 58 pc 87 63 pc Singapore 87 78 t 88 78 t Stockholm 65 56 pc 63 50 pc Sydney 64 48 pc 64 52 sh Tokyo 71 63 pc 69 66 r Toronto 60 53 sh 70 55 pc Vancouver 60 48 c 60 51 sh Vienna 75 58 t 70 57 c Warsaw 76 57 sh 67 50 pc Winnipeg 56 42 sh 63 50 r

Houston 90/73 Miami 87/76

Fronts Cold

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Atlanta 81/66

El Paso 97/73

Warm Stationary

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-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: Drenching showers and locally gusty thunderstorms will stretch from Florida to the central Appalachians and northern New England today. There will be flash flooding problems. Areas of rain will stretch from the northern Plains to the coastal Northwest. Today Sat. Today Sat. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Albuquerque 89 60 s 87 59 s Memphis 80 66 pc 92 71 pc Anchorage 71 51 s 64 50 s Miami 87 76 t 88 76 t Atlanta 81 66 t 88 68 pc Milwaukee 56 48 pc 70 53 t Austin 92 73 pc 90 75 pc Minneapolis 60 49 r 72 55 t Baltimore 88 64 t 87 66 t Nashville 76 60 c 90 67 pc Birmingham 83 61 pc 91 68 pc New Orleans 87 71 pc 86 73 pc Boise 63 39 c 57 42 t New York 86 66 t 81 66 t Boston 80 63 pc 79 63 pc Omaha 68 50 t 74 55 t Buffalo 72 58 sh 76 61 pc Orlando 90 69 t 90 70 t Cheyenne 72 40 pc 60 37 t Philadelphia 90 68 t 86 66 t Chicago 60 52 pc 74 58 t Phoenix 99 78 s 100 76 s Cincinnati 72 55 c 85 64 pc Pittsburgh 76 60 t 80 63 pc Cleveland 70 55 c 76 62 pc Portland, ME 74 58 c 72 57 pc Dallas 92 74 pc 93 74 s Portland, OR 58 45 r 59 47 sh Denver 72 44 s 65 42 t Reno 65 47 pc 62 41 pc Des Moines 64 52 pc 73 56 t Richmond 90 67 t 87 68 t Detroit 66 54 c 76 63 pc Sacramento 73 47 s 70 47 s El Paso 97 73 s 97 73 s St. Louis 72 64 pc 84 69 pc Fairbanks 80 54 s 85 54 s Salt Lake City 65 41 pc 57 42 t Honolulu 88 74 s 88 74 s San Diego 68 60 s 62 58 pc Houston 90 73 pc 90 74 pc San Francisco 63 50 s 62 46 s Indianapolis 68 56 pc 82 65 pc Seattle 59 45 r 61 46 sh Kansas City 70 56 t 75 65 t Spokane 58 39 c 54 40 sh Las Vegas 88 73 s 87 65 s Tucson 96 71 s 98 72 s Little Rock 81 65 pc 88 69 pc Tulsa 80 69 t 85 72 pc Los Angeles 76 57 s 74 57 s Wash., DC 90 69 t 84 69 t National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Laredo, TX 107° Low: Tahoe City, CA 22°

WEATHER HISTORY A tornado struck the passenger train “Empire Builder” near Moorhead, Minn., on May 27, 1931. Of the 117 passengers, one died and 57 were injured.


WEATHER TRIVIA™ What is the longest rainless period for a place in the U.S.? 993 days, Bagdad, Calif.

June 8

New York 86/66

Kansas City 70/56

Los Angeles 76/57

June 1

Detroit 66/54

Chicago 60/52


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18-year sentence given for murder TOPEKA — A Topeka man who admitted hanging a woman who owed him money for crack cocaine is going to prison for nearly 18 years. Forty-six-year-old Ernest Arceneaux pleaded guilty last month to first-degree murder in the death of Joanne M. Ahern. The 36-year-old victim was killed in her apartment last Nov. 2 when Arceneaux strung her up to a ceiling fan, then kicked a chair out from under her. The Topeka Capital-Journal reported that Arceneaux was sentenced Wednesday to 17 years and 10 months in prison. A witness testified that Arceneaux was angry because Ahern hadn’t paid him $40 for some crack cocaine. The witness was wearing a concealed wire when she and Arceneaux talked about the killing.


Perry Lecompton Farmers’ Market, 4-6:30 p.m., Fast Trax parking lot, U.S. Highway 24 and Ferguson Road, Perry. Drakkar Sauna, The Midday Ramblers, matinee show 6-9 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass. Opening reception for “Black & White & Bright All Over,” photographs by T.J. Harrison and paintings by Mary Brungardt, 6-8 p.m., Lumberyard Arts Center, 718 High St., Baldwin City. Blueprint, 7 p.m., Ingredient, 947 Mass. Open mic poetry night at The Mirth Café, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., 745 N.H. Taize service, 7 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Community Prayer Gathering for Baha’is in Iran, 7:30 p.m., Ecumenical Christian Ministries, 1204 Oread Ave. Shrine Rodeo, 7:30-10 p.m., Leavenworth County Fairgrounds, Tonganoxie Disco Disco with DJ ParLe and the RevolveR, 9 p.m., Fatso’s, 1016 Mass. Drakkar Sauna, inside at night, 10 p.m., Replay, 946 Mass. AfroFunk with DJ Kimbarely Legal and percussionists Dylan Bassett and Alex Theissen, 10 p.m., Eighth Street Taproom, 801 N.H. Da Skeptics, Johnny Quest, 10 p.m., Jackpot Music Hall, 943 Mass.

Final Friday events * Lawrence Arts Center and Art Tougeau Street P’arty, 5-9 p.m., 900 Block of New Hampshire * Lawrence Arts Center exhibition receptions: Greek Myths and Chapel Boxes of the Present Day, new works by Margo Kren; Prairie Print Makers; The New Old San Antonio: Tales from The Little Big Town, 5-9 p.m., 940 N.H. * Lawrence Public Library kicks off the Adult Summer Reading with a mixed-media extravaganza. Cathy Hamilton, director of Downtown Lawrence, will headline the event with tales and photos from the international cruise she won from Food and Wine magazine, 7-9 p.m., 707 Vt. * Jodi Brown: No Jacket required, 6-9 p.m., The Invisible Hand Gallery, 801 1/2 Mass. Suite D. * Recent Works on Paper, Jonathan D. Metzger, Love Garden Sounds, 5-9 p.m., 822 Mass. * dj godzilla’s magnificent adventures into the art realm, 5-9 p.m., Aimee’s Coffeehouse, 1025 Mass. * Wonder Fair presents: Face Space Tees — an interactive printing event, 6-9 p.m., 803 1/2 Mass. * Phoenix Gallery presents Masks of David VanHee, 5-9 p.m., 825 Mass. * Final Friday reception at 1109 Gallery, with Final Friday Artwalk, 6-9 p.m., musician Alonzo Beardshear playing 7-9 p.m., 1109 Mass. * Lawrence Art Party at the Hobbs Taylor Lofts Gallery, 59 p.m., 718 N.H. * John Gary Brown, at Pachamama’s in cooperation with the Strecker-Nelson Gallery, 5-8 p.m., 800 N.H. * Teller’s Third Floor Gallery, Lawrence Photo Alliance: Random Expressions, 746 Mass. * Elevate mind body peace,

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Final Friday at the Arts Center There are plenty of happenings on May’s Final Friday Art Walk (for a full list, visit, but if you’re out and about tonight, taking in both the visiting and local talent our fair city has to offer, your night’s not complete without stopping by the Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. In addition to “The New Old San Antonio: Tales From Little Big Town” we featured last month, there are new exhibits from Margo Kren and Prairie Print Makers, as well as an outdoor exhibit, above, by Pat Bourchier, a visiting graffiti artist from Melbourne, Australia. But even beyond this is the Final Friday Street P’Arty held in conjunction with Art Tougeau. The p’arty features car-art projects for children, live music from Chris Hanneman, the chance to decorate cars, bicycles, skateboards or anything else with wheels on it, but most important of all ice cream. There’s something here for any age group and as a result, you shouldn’t miss it. The whole thing starts at 5 p.m. and is free to the public.


Downtown Farmers Market, 7 a.m.-11 a.m., 824 N.H. Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 7:30 a.m., meet in the parking lot behind Kizer-Cummings Jewelry at Ninth and Vermont streets. Victims of cancer motorcycle ride, starts at 9 a.m., HyVee, 4000 W. Sixth St. Book signing by author Rudolf Waldner, 10 a.m., Hastings, 1900 W. 23rd St. Children’s Art Class: SENSEational Art!, 10:30 a.m., Spencer Museum of Art, 1301 Miss. Douglas County Extension Master Gardeners garden tour, plus demonstrations on various garden topics, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., extension office, 2110 Harper St. Art Tougeau Parade, noon, downtown Lawrence, Massachusetts from 11th to Seventh street; post-parade party on 10th Street between Mass. and New Hampshire streets. Shrine Rodeo Car Show, noon-4 p.m., Leavenworth County Fairgrounds, Tonganoxie. Flag retirement ceremony, 1-2 p.m., VFW Hall, 138 Ala. Art Tougeau Afterparty! with Das Furbender, 3 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass. Americana Music Academy Saturday Jam, 3 p.m., Americana Music Academy, 1419 Mass. Hester Prynne, 7 p.m., Bottleneck, 737 N.H. “Cowtown Ballroom ... Sweet Jesus!” screening, a benefit for KAWR, 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Shrine Rodeo, 7:30-10 p.m., Leavenworth County Fairgrounds, Tonganoxie Arnie Johnson & The Midnight Special, 8 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 2206 E. 23rd St. KC Sprints, 8 p.m., Replay patio, 946 Mass. Spring into Dumber!: Ex-Fag Cop, Mouthbreathers, Up The Academy, Rooftop Vigilantes, 10 p.m., Jackpot, 943 Mass. The Club with DJ ParLé, 10 p.m., Fatso’s, 1016 Mass. Umberto, C V L T S, Goodwillies, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.

29 SUNDAY photography: “redboats on the the river Kwai” and “Haiti” by Emily Bergquist; paintings: “all things god dess” by Joan Clark; glass blowing by von beads, 6-9 p.m., 1403 Mass. * Acme, works by Charles Ray and limited edition Tshirts, 5-8 p.m., 847 Mass. * The Dusty Bookshelf, readings from Dan Wildcat, 79 p.m., 708 Mass. * The Social Service League Presents: SSLSSL (Scott Stewart Loves Social Service League) and Dance Party! art show and sale, 6-9 p.m., dance party 9 p.m.-midnight, 905 R.I. * Clare Doveton, works on paper, the Bourgeois Pig, 6 E. Ninth St. *The Books of Lucille Vann, a collection of scrapbooks spanning 70 years, 5-9 p.m., The Lawrence Percolator, in the alley east of 10th and New Hampshire streets. * Diane’s Artisan Gallery seventh anniversary celebration, 5-9 p.m., 4 E. Seventh St. * Abstracts in Oxidation, 5-9 p.m., Z’s Downtown Espresso, 10 E. Ninth St.

Douglas County Extension Master Gardeners garden tour, plus demonstrations on various garden topics, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., extension office, 2110 Harper St. Lawrence High School graduation, 1 p.m., LHS, 1901 La., inclement weather site is Allen Fieldhouse. Free State High School graduation, 1 p.m., Free State, 4700 Overland Drive, inclement weather site is Allen Fieldhouse. The California Craisins, matinee patio show, 6-9 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass. Texas Hold’em Tournament, free entry, weekly prizes, 8 p.m., The Casbah, 803 Mass. Smackdown! trivia, 8 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Calamity Cubes, Adam Lee & The Dead Horse Sound Co., Blue Boot Heelers, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass. Speakeasy Sunday: A variety show and jam session hosted by Dumptruck Butterlips and Funk Tank, 10 p.m., the Jazzhaus, 926 1/2 Mass. Karaoke Sunday, 11 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.

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LOSING SKID CONTINUES The Royals and Jeff Francis lost their fifth straight game, falling to the Orioles in 12 innings. Story on page 4B.


LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD ● ● Friday, May 27, 2011


Siblings at state

Kansas O-line signee ineligible By Matt Tait

Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo

BROTHERS AND LAWRENCE HIGH TEAMMATES TROY WILLOUGHBY, LEFT, A JUNIOR, AND SHANE WILLOUGHBY, A SOPHOMORE, HAVE MADE it together to the Class 6A state baseball tournament. Shane has a broken left thumb, but hopes to get participate in the tournament as a pinch runner.

Willoughby duo’s goal to be on field for title run By Matt Tait

It has been more than three weeks since Lawrence High’s Willoughby brothers, Troy and Shane, were on 6A STATE the baseball diaat the same BASEBALL mond time during a live game. They’re What: No. 6 Lawrence High (13- hoping that won’t go down as the 9) vs. No. 3 Shawnee Mission last time they’re out there togethWest (17-5) er this season. When: 6:30 tonight As the Lions Where: KU’s (13-9) prepare for Hoglund Ballpark their fourth trip to the state tournament in five years — No. 6 seed LHS opens at 6:30 tonight against No. 3 Shawnee Mission West (17-5) at Kansas University’s Hoglund Ballpark — the Willoughbys are doing everything they can to get Shane back on the field.

Sent to the bench due to a bro- Shane has traveled to every game ken left thumb during LHS’s loss to and been in the dugout for every Shawnee Mission Northwest on big pitch or clutch at-bat. Last May 4, Shane, a sophomore, has week in Manhattan, where the been a spectator ever since. He Lions qualified for state by winremembers well ning their the moment the regional, the He’s so freakin’ athletic injury occurred. injured third The tears that and such a good base-runner. baseman even ran down his He does a lot of things that got in on the face that day most kids can’t do.” celebratory weren’t from dogpile. He the physical — Lawrence High baseball coach Brad Stoll, doesn’t remempain. ber where he “I heard it who is keeping Shane Willoughby on the ros- kept his hand pop, and I just ter despite his broken thumb in hopes he during the fun, didn’t want to can pinch-run for the team or, as he put it, look at it “I didn’t really because I didn’t want to see a break care at that point. Being in Manor anything,” Shane said before hattan, it was still exhilarating for practice on Tuesday. “Then I tried me, just to watch us win. I got all to swing a bat, and I couldn’t. That excited just like everybody in the made me realize it could be dugout, and I still felt a part of it.” awhile.” That’s because he has been. And His absence from the lineup the Lions are hoping he will be card has not taken him out of the again before the season’s over. game. Just like his teammates, With any luck, the hard cast that

protects Shane’s left hand will be removed this morning and replaced with a soft cast, which would allow more flexibility. That, doctors tell him, would make pinch-running in the state tournament a possibility. “It makes me want to listen to what the doctor says so I can be ready to do that,” Shane said. “I’ve thought about taking this thing off. Sometimes, when it gets wet, it just slides down. But I’ve just done whatever he says so I can get back as soon as I can.” Added LHS coach Brad Stoll: “It’s worth keeping him on the roster just in case he can do that. He’s so freakin’ athletic and such a good base-runner. He does a lot of things that most kids can’t do.” The fact that it’s even possible for Shane to get back onto the field has helped Troy, a junior, deal with seeing his younger brother miss time.



Firebirds ready for grueling relay By Ben Ward Journal-World Sports Writer

Rachel Schaffer and Lynn Robinson — runs at 11:05 a.m. Saturday. The top-seeded boys team (8:05.20) — Stan Skwarlo, Logan Sloan, Preston Newsome, Kain Anderson — follows at 12:10 p.m. “You just have to go out for the first 200 fast and settle in and then hang on, and then most of the second lap you’re sprinting,” said Francis, who also will compete in the 3,200 (two mile). “It’s so much easier to run on a 4x800 team because you get to run for someone else,” Schaffer said. It’s also much easier when

The 4x800 relay is by far one of the most demanding track and field events. Each two-lap, 800meter leg takes considerable stamina, but requires an almost sprint-like pace to achieve a solid time. After running in coach Steve Heffernan’s grueling “six-fourtwo” workout, though, the Free State High runners consider the 4x800 relay a breeze. In fact, it’s the unanimous favorite among the eight Firebirds who will run it at the state track and field championships Please see TRACK, page 3B this weekend at Wichita State University’s Cessna Stadium. The fourth-seeded Firebird ● Schedule of all Free State girls relay team (9:56.27) — Bai- and Lawrence High athletes ley Sullivan, Hayley Francis, competing on page 3B

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Quite a fuss was made about the high number of offensive linemen the Kansas University football team signed last February. But recent developments have made adding the extra bodies look like a good move. Thursday, Bishop Miege offensive lineman and KU signee Phil Ford confirmed to the JournalWorld that he did not qualify academically and, therefore, would not join the Jayhawks this summer. “My ACT wasn’t high enough, and I was disappointed at first,” Ford told the Journal-World. “But the coaches at KU told me to look at it as more of a temporary setback. It may not be in God’s plan for me to go there right now, but I’m just gonna go to junior college, do my thing and maybe I can end up back at KU in the future.” It didn’t take long for Ford, 6foot-6, 345 pounds, to find a new landing place. Ford said he would enroll at Iowa Western Community College and report to camp in late June. “They said I’d probably be the biggest kid on the roster and that I could come in and start right away,” he said. Ford’s future at Iowa Western marks the third time in the past six months that a connection between KU and IWCC has popped up. Before signing prep QB Brock Berglund, the KU coaching staff heavily recruited Iowa Western QB Zach Stoudt, now at Mississippi. Around the same time, Bo Adams, an offensive lineman at IWCC, committed to walk on at KU but later turned elsewhere after a couple of class credits didn’t transfer. Ford was one of the most boisterous KU supporters in the Class of 2011, attending as many games and events as he could and even going as far as to recruit other prep players to come to Kansas with him. The loss of the versatile tackle leaves KU with five offensive linemen in the Class of 2011, including Dylan Admire, who graduated high school early and already is on campus. Other O-linemen expected to join the Jayhawks next week are: Travis Bodenstein, 6-5, 295; Luke Luhrsen, 6-5, 275; Damon Martin, 6-5, 265; and Bryan Peters, 6-5, 305. It remains to be seen if Ford will resurface at Kansas down the road, but, for now, that’s his goal. “That’s definitely a possibility,” Ford said. Asked if returning to KU was his desired outcome, Ford said, “Yes.”

Lions hope to give O-East their best shot By Clark Goble Journal-World Sports Writer

Kevin Anderson/Journal-World Photo


In its first two games against undefeated Olathe East, Lawrence High’s softball team didn’t put up much of a fight. The Lions took 4-0 and 13-0 road losses, but coach Reenie 6A STATE Stogsdill said SOFTBALL she didn’t think her team was What: No. 8 ready to play. Lawrence High (13“They 9) vs. No. 1 Olathe haven’t seen East (22-0) our best,” Stogsdill said. When: 10 a.m. So when the today eighth-seeded Where: KU’s Lions (13-9) Arrocha Ballpark take the field for a state quarterfinal against the top-seeded Hawks (22-0) at Kansas University’s Arrocha Ballpark at 10 a.m. today, they’ll

be looking to play to their potential. Olathe East has just two seniors, so the Lions’ senior leadership might give them an advantage. Seniors Lauren Massey, Kristen Bell, Kasey Waite, Emily Peterson and Rachel Kelly haven’t played in a state tournament, but Massey and Bell have played varsity softball for four years. The Hawks do have the Sunflower League Player of the Year, junior center fielder Kiki Stokes. She leads off and has the speed to create runs. Keeping Stokes off the bases will be key. If the Lions win today, they will play at 10 a.m. Saturday against the winner of fourthseeded Olathe South (19-3) and fifth-seeded Washburn Rural (19-3).

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• Lawrence High baseball, softball in state tournament • LHS, Free State in first day at state track and field meet



TODAY • Track at NCAA prelims, Eugene, Ore. SATURDAY • Track at NCAA prelims, Eugene, Ore.

Miami surges past Bulls, into finals CHICAGO (AP) — LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh joined to win a championship. Well, now they have their shot. James scored 28 points, Wade added 21, and they led a furious rally in the final minutes as the Miami Heat eliminated Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls, 83-80, in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference How former f inals on Thursday. Jayhawk James and Wade were fared simply specMario Chalmers, tacular down Miami the stretch, Pts: 4. FGs: 1-2. each scoring FTs: 1-2. eight during a game-ending 18-3 run as Miami wiped out a 12point deficit to win the series. Now, the Heat are headed back to the NBA finals for the first time since 2006, and in a fitting twist, they’ll be facing the Mavericks. Back then, with Wade leading the way, Miami beat Dallas to capture the championship. This time, it’ll be James and Dirk Nowitzki going for their first rings.

Rex Arbogast/AP Photo

MIAMI FORWARD LEBRON JAMES (6) REACTS as Miami beats Chicago, 8380, to win Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals Thursday in Chicago and advance to the NBA finals. The Heat will host Game 1 on Tuesday night. For Miami’s Big Three, this was the plan right from the start. The Heat had their difficulties along the way, including a five-game losing streak in March, but look at them now. They just knocked off the team

Twins say final farewell to Killebrew MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For 14 seasons, Harmon Killebrew was the cleanup hitter for the Minnesota Twins, the ferocious slugger who used his incredible strength to knock baseballs out of the park. At a memorial service on Thursday night for the Hall of Famer, who died last week at the age of 74 after a bout with esophageal cancer, Killebrew’s shy, quiet wife, Nita, exhibited an entirely different, and perhaps even more impressive, kind of strength. After heavy hitters like Rod Carew, Paul Molitor and Justin Morneau set the table with touching remarks, Nita took over the cleanup duties, delivering a powerful, tearjerking thank you to about 4,000 fans, 45 relatives and dozens of former teammates and current Twins at Target Field. “Thank you for loving my husband,” said Nita, who detailed her husband’s previous health problems that nearly claimed his life 20 years ago. “Thank you for healing his heart and his soul. Thank you for sharing him with me and giving so much to him so he had so much to give back to all of us. “His body is at rest at his home in Payette. His soul is at peace in that big ballpark in the sky. But his heart will always be in Minnesota here with you.” Killebrew died on May 17, just a few days after issuing an incredible public statement acknowledging that he had lost his battle with cancer and was entering hospice care. He hit 573 home runs in his career, but was remembered as much for his gentlemanly nature off of the baseball diamond on Thursday night. “Harmon had I don’t know how many home runs,” former home run king Hank Aaron said. “In his case, really, in all fairness to him, he was No. 1 really. He hit 1,000 home runs because he did so many great things off the field. That’s what counts, it’s not how you play the game, it’s how you play it afterward.” Commissioner Bud Selig, Jim Kaat and Jim “Mudcat” Grant were among the dignitaries who made the trip to pay tribute to one of the most beloved players in Twins history, with Grant singing a stirring rendition of “What A Wonderful World.” “Harmon was as tough and feared a competitor on the field as the game has ever known. ... He was the dominant slugger of the 1960s,” Selig said. “In this region of the country, Harmon Killebrew was the face of baseball and the game could not have been blessed with a better ambassador. “Yet we all know the irony of his nickname, ‘The Killer,’ because as a human being he was just the opposite.” Michael Cuddyer and Morneau both spoke of Killebrew the mentor, telling funny stories about being chastised for their sloppy autographs early in their careers. “Now write it so I can read it,” Morneau remembered Killebrew telling him during their first meeting. “After a few hundred tries, he finally gave me the OK.”

that won more games than any other, that boasted the league’s MVP in Rose and sent expectations soaring around Chicago in a way not seen since Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen were racking up championships. Rose led Chicago with 25 points but hit just 9 of 29 shots. He fouled Wade on a key four-point play and missed a tying free throw with 26.7 seconds left. “At the end, it’s all me,” Rose said. “Turnovers, missed shots, fouls. The series is over.” James had 11 rebounds and six

CONFERENCE FINALS Wednesday Dallas 100, Oklahoma City 96, Dallas wins series 4-1 Thursday Miami 83, Chicago 80, Miami wins series 4-1

assists. Wade’s late surge helped negate his nine turnovers. Bosh added 20 points and 10 rebounds as the Heat pulled out a dramatic win. “We had to go through a lot of adversity,” coach Erik Spoelstra said. “That struggle that we went through in March, where we lost five straight — all of them close games, where we didn’t execute down the stretch and weren’t able to close games out — that helped us.”

NCAA denies Southern Cal football appeal

COLLEGE FOOTBALL Ex-Buckeye sold rings for cash COLUMBUS, OHIO — A former Ohio State wide receiver told the school’s student newspaper that he sold Big Ten championship rings and other memorabilia for cash and got special car deals. Ray Small, frequently benched, suspended or disciplined during an erratic career at Ohio State from 2006-2009, confirmed to The Lantern that when it came to getting improper benefits “everyone was doing it.”

Lowe’s DUI charge dismissed ATLANTA — DUI and reckless driving charges have been dismissed against Braves pitcher Derek Lowe. One of Lowe’s attorneys, Cory Yager, said Thursday that solicitor Raines Carter, the chief prosecutor in Atlanta Municipal Court, agreed to dismiss the charges for lack of evidence.

GOLF Donald leads wet BMW VIRGINIA WATER, ENGLAND — Luke Donald shot a 7-under 64 on Thursday to take the lead in the suspended first round of the BMW PGA Championship, leaving him eight stroke ahead of No. 1 Lee Westwood in their battle for the top spot in the world ranking.

Overton atop Nelson by 1

SAN FRANCISCO — Buster Posey was carted through a tunnel at AT&T Park on Thursday, a makeshift cast covering his left ankle and no emotion on his face. Not exactly the exit the cornerstone of the World Series champion Giants wanted this season. A night after Florida’s Scott Cousins crashed into him at home plate, San Francisco’s star catcher was put on the disabled list because of a fractured bone in his lower left leg and three torn ligaments in his ankle, likely ending his season and putting a major dent in the Giants’ chances of repeating.


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Murota surprising Senior leader LOUISVILLE, KY. — Japan’s Kiyoshi Murota shot a 6-under 66 to overshadow stars such as Mark O’Meara and Tom Watson and grab the first-round lead in the weather-plagued Senior PGA Championship.

TENNIS Nadal advances, Clijsters upset

AUTO RACING Keselowski captures pole CONCORD, N.C. — Brad Keselowski earned the pole for NASCAR’s longest race with a lap of 192.089 mph on Thursday night. Keselowski took advantage of cooler track conditions later in qualifying at Charlotte Motor Speedway to earn his second career Sprint Cup pole. AJ Allmendinger (191.693 mph) will join him on the front row for Sunday night’s Coca-Cola 600. Carl Edwards qualified third in his new car. Denny Hamlin, Jeff Burton and Jimmie Johnson rounded out the top six.

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TODAY • Track at state (Wichita), 9 a.m. • Softball vs Olathe East at State (at Arrocha), 10 a.m. • Baseball vs. SM West at state (Hoglund Ballpark), 6:30 p.m. SATURDAY • Track at state (Wichita), 9 a.m. • Softball at state, TBA, at Arrocha • Baseball at state, TBA, at Hoglund

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ROYALS TODAY • Rangers, 7:05 p.m. in Arlington, Texas SATURDAY • Rangers, 6:10 p.m. in Arlington, Texas

SPORTS ON TV TODAY MLB Time Pittsburgh v. Chc. Cubs 1:10 p.m. Kansas City v. Texas 7 p.m.


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NHL Tampa Bay v. Boston

Time 7 p.m.

Net VS.

Cable 38, 238

Auto Racing Indy 500 time trials Indy Lights Series Indy 500 time trials

Time 10 a.m. 11 a.m. noon

Net VS. VS. VS.

Cable 38, 238 38, 238 38, 238

Golf BMW Championship Senior PGA Byron Nelson

Time 8 a.m. 11 a.m. 2 p.m.

Net Golf Golf Golf

Cable 156, 289 156, 289 156, 289

Tennis French Open French Open

Time 4 a.m. 11 a.m.

Net Tennis ESPN2

Cable 157 34, 234

College Baseball ACC tournament Mountain West tourn. ACC tournament Mountain West tourn.

Time 10 a.m. 5 p.m. 6 p.m. 9 p.m.


Cable 144 143, 243 144 143, 243

College Softball Oregon v. Florida Stanford v. Alabama NCAA super regional Houston v. Okla. St. Texas A&M v. Ariz. St. NCAA super regional Oklahoma v. Arizona

Time 1 p.m. 3:30 p.m. 6 p.m. 6 p.m. 8 p.m. 10:30 p.m. 10:30 p.m.


Cable 35, 235 35, 235 34, 234 35, 235 35, 235 34, 234 35, 235

Arena Football Utah v. Iowa

Time 7 p.m.


Boxing Arreola v. Releford

Time 8 p.m.


Cable 154 Cable 34, 234


IRVING, TEXAS — Jeff Overton shot a bogeyfree 6-under 64 to take a one-stroke lead over Ryan Palmer after the first round of the Byron Nelson Championship. Former Kansas University golfer Gary Woodland was 5 back at 69.

PARIS — After losing two match points in the second set and feeling her confidence fading, Kim Clijsters watched the match slip away Thursday at the French Open. The two-time French Open runner-up, seeded second at this year’s tournament, lost to the 114th-ranked Arantxa Rus of the Netherlands, 3-6, 7-5, 6-1. Maria Sharapova also struggled, but the seventh-seeded Russian won 11 straight games BASEBALL after trailing 4-1 in the second set and beat 17Rockies trade Paulino to Royals year-old Caroline Garcia of France 3-6, 6-4, 6-0. No. 4 Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, No. 6 Li Na DENVER— The Colorado Rockies traded of China and No. 9 Petra Kvitova also advanced. right-handed pitcher Felipe Paulino to the Five-time champion Rafael Nadal, Australian Kansas City Royals on Thursday for cash conOpen runner-up Andy Murray, two-time French siderations. Open finalist Robin Soderling and No. 10 Mardy Paulino, 27, was less than reliable as a lateFish of the United States reached the third inning reliever this season. He went 0-4 with a round, but No. 8 Jurgen Melzer of Austria lost 7.36 ERA in 18 relief appearances. in five sets to Czech qualifier Lukas Rosol.

Posey likely out for year


FINALS Tuesday: Dallas at Miami, 8 p.m. Thursday, June 2: Dallas at Miami, 8 p.m. Sunday, June 5: Miami at Dallas, 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 7: Miami at Dallas, 8 p.m. x-Thursday, June 9: Miami at Dallas, 8 p.m. x-Sunday, June 12: Dallas at Miami, 7 p.m. x-Tuesday, June 14: Dallas at Miami, 8 p.m.


LOS ANGELES — Southern California acknowledges its football program committed NCAA violations while building a West Coast dynasty over the past decade. The Trojans simply believe last year’s nearly unprecedented punishment didn’t fit the crime. Athletic director Pat Haden wasn’t surprised to learn Thursday that the NCAA disagrees. The NCAA flatly rejected USC’s appeal to reduce sanctions imposed on its storied football program, keeping in place the harshest penalties leveled against a school in a quarter-century. USC must serve the second year of its twoyear postseason ban this fall, making the Trojans ineligible for the first Pac-12 title game or a bowl game. USC also will lose 30 scholarships over the next three years, giving them just 15 available scholarships per season — 10 below the normal yearly limit — until 2015. Haden led a chorus of exasperated resignation at Heritage Hall after the NCAA’s final ruling on its punitive sanctions for a variety of misdeeds surrounding Heisman Trophy-winning tailback Reggie Bush. BCS executive director Bill Hancock said in an email Thursday that the presidential oversight committee and conference commissioners will consider whether to strip USC of the 2004 BCS title it won by beating Oklahoma 55-19 in the Orange Bowl. He said there is no timetable set for that decision to come down. The Associated Press will not vacate the championship it awarded USC in 2004.

TODAY • Track at state (Wichita), 9 a.m. SATURDAY • Track at state (Wichita), 9 a.m.


BOX SCORE MIAMI (83) James 8-19 9-11 28, Bosh 7-15 6-6 20, Anthony 1-2 1-3 3, Bibby 0-4 0-0 0, Wade 6-13 8-11 21, Haslem 0-4 0-0 0, Chalmers 1-2 1-2 4, Miller 3-7 0-0 7. Totals 26-66 25-33 83. CHICAGO (80) Deng 6-17 4-5 18, Boozer 1-6 3-4 5, Noah 2-4 1-2 5, Rose 9-29 5-6 25, Bogans 2-5 0-0 5, Brewer 4-5 1-2 10, Gibson 0-3 0-0 0, Thomas 2-5 0-0 4, Watson 1-3 1-2 3, Korver 2-4 0-0 5. Totals 29-81 15-21 80. Miami 21 17 19 26 — 83 Chicago 25 20 17 18 — 80 3-Point Goals—Miami 6-15 (James 3-6, Chalmers 1-1, Wade 1-2, Miller 1-4, Bibby 0-2), Chicago 7-22 (Deng 24, Rose 2-8, Brewer 1-2, Korver 1-3, Bogans 1-4, Watson 0-1). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Miami 52 (James 11), Chicago 54 (Thomas, Noah 8). Assists—Miami 12 (James 6), Chicago 18 (Rose 8). Total Fouls—Miami 18, Chicago 28. Technicals—Gibson. Flagrant Fouls—Boozer. A—23,057 (20,917).


MLB Toronto v. White Sox Texas v. K.C.

Time Noon 6 p.m.

Net WGN Fox

Cable 16 4, 204

NBA Miami v. Chicago

Time 7:30 p.m.


Cable 45, 245

MLS Soccer Colorado v. K.C.

Time 8 p.m.


Cable 3, 203

Tennis French Open

Time 4 a.m.

Net Tennis

Cable 157

Golf BMW PGA Champ. Byron Nelson Champ. Senior PGA Champ.

Time 8 a.m. 2 p.m. 2 p.m.

Net Golf CBS NBC

Cable 156, 289 5, 13, 205 8,14, 208

Australian Football Time Gold Coast v. Geelong 4 a.m.


Cable 34, 234

Auto Racing Monaco GP qualifying Nationwide qualifying Nationwide Series

Time 7 a.m. 9 a.m. 1:30 p.m.

Net Speed ESPN2 ABC

Cable 150, 227 34, 234 9,12, 209

UEFA Soccer Barcelona v. Man. U.

Time 1 p.m.

Net Fox

Cable 4, 204

College Baseball ACC Tournament Mountain West tourn. C-USA title game

Time 10 a.m. 3 p.m. 7 p.m.


Cable 144 143, 243 143, 243

College Softball Florida v. Oregon Kentucky v. California NCAA super regional Okla. State v. Houston Arizona v. Oklahoma NCAA super regional Georgia v. Baylor Missouri v. Washington

Time 11 a.m. 11 a.m. 1:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. 4 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. 8 p.m.


Cable 33, 233 35, 235 33, 233 35, 235 33, 233 33, 233 35, 235 34, 234

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“It’s definitely a big blow for us,” said Troy, who has filled in for Shane at third base. “He’s a good player, and him not being out there is a big loss for us. It’s been a lot different. I definitely hurt for him a little bit, but I know that I’m going to have other opportunities to play with him. It’s not the end of the world.” Asked if the idea of Shane’s return made for a perfect ending to the 2011 season, Troy g rinned and said, “Almost. But we’ve still got work to do.” The last time the Lions and Vikings met with so much on the line was in 2009, when the two Sunflower League squads Kevin Anderson/Journal-World Photo



compared to running the “sixfour-two” workout — runs of 600, 400 and 200 meters, followed immediately by a 200, 400 and 600 — in preparation for state. “It’s pretty awful,” said Robinson, who will also compete in the 800 and 1,600. “It might be one of the hardest workouts I’ve ever done.” “I think we need ‘We survived the six-four-two’ Tshirts or something,” Francis quipped. While the girls called the brutal track workout coach Heffernan’s “specialty,” Heffernan himself called it a vital part of the process to running the 4x800. “It helps the kids understand the kind of pace and effort they can give,” Heffernan said. While seniors Sloan and Newsome on the boys side said their only objective is to win the state championship, the girls — led by seniors Francis and Schaffer — were hoping to improve on last year’s second-place finish. Both teams will rely on talented freshmen, Sullivan and Skwarlo, running the leadoff leg of the relay. That’s not to say the upperclassmen are shouldering the entire load, though, as both Sullivan and Skwarlo will also compete in the 800 as individuals.


Track Girls 100 hurdles prelims, 2:12 p.m. — 5. Alexa Harmon-Thomas, FSHS, 14.50; 10. TaMiya Green, LHS, 15.48. Girls 300 hurdles prelims, 4:16 p.m. — 1. Alexa Harmon-Thomas, FSHS, 45.45; 12. TaMiya Green, LHS, 48.22. Boys 300 hurdles prelims, 4:41 p.m. — 7. Danny Lee, FSHS, 41.41. Girls 4x400 relay prelims, 5:50 p.m. — 12. LHS (Alexis Scheibler, Emily Davidson, Kelsey Broadwell, TaMiya Green), 4:11.38. Girls 3,200, 7:20 p.m. — 2. Hayley Francis, FSHS, 11:37.83. Boys 3,200, 7:33 p.m. — 4. Kain Anderson, FSHS, 9:43.67; 5. Ari Pelli-Nilsen, LHS, 9:45.84. Field Girls high jump, 3 p.m. — 1. Alexa Harmon-Thomas, FSHS, 5-07.25. Girls javelin, 3 p.m. — 10. Scout Wiebe, FSHS, 107-08. Boys long jump, 4:45 p.m. — 14. Demarco Bobo, FSHS, 20-10.25. Boys shot put, 4:45 p.m. — 1. Blake Hocking, LHS, 58-10.50.


Field Boys high jump, 8 a.m. — 2. Austin Hoag, FSHS, 6-05.00; 10. Scott Dunlap, LHS, 6-00.00. Girls long jump, 9:45 a.m. — 5. Alexa Harmon-Thomas, FSHS, 1709.50.

Sullivan is seeded fourth (2:21.80), two slots behind Robinson (2:20.57), while Skwarlo is seeded third (1:57.55). “It’s atypical to run freshmen on the leadoff leg, but these two have been outstanding,” Heffernan said. Heffernan added that the

Boys discus, 11:30 a.m. — 9. Blake Hocking, LHS, 140-02. Boys triple jump, 11:30 a.m. — 8. Austin Flory, LHS, 43-05.25; 15. Steven Hill, LHS, 42-03.25. Girls shot put, 3 p.m. — 16. Brie Mingus, FSHS, 33-04.00 Track Girls 100 hurdles finals, 9:45 a.m. Girls 4x800 relay, 11:05 a.m. — 4. FSHS (Bailey Sullivan, Hayley Francis, Rachel Schaffer, Lynn Robinson), 9:57.96; 14. LHS (Emily Davidson, Michala Ruder, Alexis Scheibler, Payton Covert), 10:13.95. Boys 4x800 relay, 12:10 p.m. — 1. FSHS (Stan Skwarlo, Logan Sloan, Preston Newsome, Kain Anderson), 8:05.20. Girls 1,600, 1:37 p.m. — 8. Lynn Robinson, FSHS, 5:26.54. Boys 1,600, 2:20 p.m. — 3. Kain Anderson, FSHS, 4:28.98; 10. Preston Newsome, FSHS, 4:35.85. Girls 300 hurdles final, 4:35 p.m. Boys 300 hurdles final, 4:55 p.m. Girls 800, 5:20 p.m. — 2. Lynn Robinson, FSHS, 2:20.57; 4. Bailey Sullivan, FSHS, 2:21.80. Boys 800, 5:38 p.m. — 3. Stan Skwarlo, FSHS, 1:57.55. Girls 4x400 final, 6:29 p.m.

leadoff leg is often the most important, because a good time there gives the remaining three runners enough space and distance required to run their race and trust Free State’s strategy. “We can’t wait for the relay,” Sloan said. “We love it.”

Firebird excels at high jump ———

Free State senior Hoag seeded second at state meet By Ben Ward Journal-World Sports Writer

As a member of Free State High’s basketball team, Austin Hoag was merely one of a handful of Firebirds with enough hops to dunk. Out on the track, though, Hoag is on his own when it comes to the leaping ability required to excel in the high jump. Hoag — who will jump at 8 a.m. Saturday at WSU’s Cessna Stadium — is seeded second heading into the state track and f ield championships with a season-best and school-record jump of 6 feet, 5 inches. The senior heads to state one inch shy of Wichita Southeast’s Dexter Hayes mark of 6 feet, 6 inches. “I don’t think there’s much difference (from basketball),” Hoag said. “Except you’re jumping off of one foot instead of two.” After taking seventh in the high jump at state last year, Hoag set the school record at Free State’s opening track meet this season and has been topping his own mark in nearly every meet since.

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FREE STATE’S AUSTIN HOAG WILL COMPETE in the high jump at the Class 6A state meet on Saturday in Wichita. Aside from owning the FSHS record, Hoag admitted feeling a bit of pride knowing that also means he has outleaped his older brother, Chase, who was also a standout in the high jump. FSHS coach Steve Heffernan said the biggest difference for Hoag — who has been competing in the high jump since he was in seventh

grade — has been his persistence and commitment to perfecting his technique. “We’ve had many kids with great vertical jumps,” Heffernan said. “(Here) it’s about who can sprint on a curve and have the courage go for the big jump at the last seconds. “That’s what separates great high jumpers from just guys who can jump.”

X Friday, May 27, 2011 met in the state title game, which LHS won, 3-2. A handful of LHS’s key contributors this year were there that day — some in the dugout and others in the stands — which Stoll was thrilled about because it fit right into his motivational tools for Round 1. The message? SM West wants revenge, Stoll says, and, because of that, the Vikings are going to bring more intensity to the field than any team the Lions have faced all season. The veteran LHS coach is confident that will be enough to keep his team sharp and focused on the biggest game of its season. Good thing, too, because, back in league play, the Lions topped SM West, 92, en route to winning the Sunflower League title. Today, that game means noth-

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ing, and Stoll said he made sure to hammer that home to his guys. “They didn’t throw their guy, and we didn’t throw ours,” said Stoll of the starting pitching match-up from the first meeting. “So you never know what can happen. But I know our guys will be focused and ready to go.” Senior Alex Laughlin (4-3, 2.11 ERA, 60 strikeouts, 20 walks) will start on the mound tonight for LHS. Should the Lions advance, they’d play at 12:30 p.m. Saturday against the winner of the 2-7 match-up between Haysville-Campus (18-4) and Blue Valley West (13-9). A win there would put the Lions back in the state title game at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. A loss would drop them to the thirdplace game at 3 p.m.

BRIEFLY Four KU athletes advance to NCAAs EUGENE, ORE. — In less than ideal weather conditions, the Kansas University track and field team got off to a solid start on the first day of the NCAA Outdoor Championships West Preliminary on Thursday afternoon at Hayward Field on the University of Oregon campus. Four Jayhawk athletes punched their ticket to the NCAA Championships, which will be held June 8-11 at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. Despite competing in temperatures in the mid-50s and a steady rain, KU sophomore thrower Mason Finley continued his dominance as he captured the shot put title with his throw of 19.70 meters (6407.75 feet).

“It was pretty good performance,” Finley said. “I haven’t thrown 70 (meters) in a while, so it was pretty nice I did that especially with it being in the rain. I didn’t throw my last three because I got a good mark out, and I didn’t want to pull my groin or do anything dumb.” Kansas sophomore thrower Heather Bergmann also advances, finishing fifth in the javelin with her mark of 49.94 meters (163-10 feet) in the opening event of the meet. KU sophomore long jumper Andrea Geubelle’s 13th-place finish qualifies her for the NCAA meet. Her jump was 6.18 meters (20-03.50 feet). Jayhawk freshman Johann Swanepoel was the fourth Kansas athlete to make it to Des Moines as he took home a ninth-place finish in the men’s

javelin with a throw of 69.36 meters (227-06 feet). Senior pole vaulter Jordan Scott was a victim of the rainy weather conditions and did not advance after finishing in a tie for 14th place. Scott, the defending NCAA champion in the pole vault, passed on the first two heights before entering with the bar at 5.15 meters (16-10.75 feet). Scott missed on his first two attempts at the height before clearing the bar on his third attempt. After multiple rain delays in the event over the next hour, Scott was unable to clear the bar at 5.20 meters, resulting in the end of his KU career. In addition to winning an NCAA title, Scott also was a seven-time Big 12 champion in the event and earned All-America honors on four occasions.





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New York Boston Tampa Bay Baltimore Toronto

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Central Division Cleveland Detroit Chicago Kansas City Minnesota

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West Division Texas Los Angeles Seattle Oakland

NATIONAL LEAGUE East Division Philadelphia Florida Atlanta New York Washington

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Pct .620 .604 .549 .469 .429

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Central Division St. Louis Milwaukee Cincinnati Chicago Pittsburgh Houston

West Division San Francisco Arizona Colorado Los Angeles San Diego

SCOREBOARD AMERICAN LEAGUE Baltimore 6, Kansas City 5, 12 innings Boston 14, Detroit 1, 8 innings Oakland 4, L.A. Angels 3 Chicago White Sox 3, Toronto 1

NATIONAL LEAGUE Philadelphia 10, Cincinnati 4 Chicago Cubs 9, N.Y. Mets 3 Florida 1, San Francisco 0 Arizona 6, Colorado 3

UPCOMING American League

TODAY’S GAMES Boston (Wakefield 1-1) at Detroit (Porcello 4-2), 6:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Buehrle 4-3) at Toronto (Drabek 3-3), 6:07 p.m. Cleveland (Tomlin 6-1) at Tampa Bay (Price 5-4), 6:10 p.m. Kansas City (Adcock 1-0) at Texas (C.Lewis 4-5), 7:05 p.m. L.A. Angels (Chatwood 3-2) at Minnesota (S.Baker 2-3), 7:10 p.m. Baltimore (Tillman 2-3) at Oakland (G.Gonzalez 5-2), 9:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees (A.J.Burnett 5-3) at Seattle (Pineda 6-2), 9:10 p.m. SATURDAY’S GAMES White Sox at Toronto, 12:07 p.m. Cleveland at Tampa Bay, 3:10 p.m. Boston at Detroit, 6:10 p.m. Kansas City at Texas, 6:10 p.m. Angels at Minnesota, 6:10 p.m. Baltimore at Oakland, 9:05 p.m. N.Y. Yankees at Seattle, 9:10 p.m.

National League

TODAY’S GAMES Pittsburgh (Correia 6-4) at Chc. Cubs (D.Davis 0-2), 1:20 p.m. San Diego (Richard 2-5) at Washington (Lannan 2-5), 6:05 p.m. Philadelphia (Oswalt 3-2) at N.Y. Mets (Capuano 3-5), 6:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Leake 3-2) at Atlanta (Hanson 5-3), 6:35 p.m. Arizona (D.Hudson 5-5) at Houston (Myers 1-4), 7:05 p.m. San Francisco (Lincecum 4-4) at Milwaukee (Marcum 6-1), 7:10 p.m. St. Louis (Westbrook 4-3) at Colorado (Jimenez 0-4), 7:40 p.m. Florida (Vazquez 3-4) at L.A. Dodgers (Garland 1-4), 9:10 p.m. SATURDAY’S GAMES Pittsburgh at Cubs, 12:05 p.m. San Diego at Wash., 12:05 p.m. San Fran. at Milwaukee, 3:10 p.m. Arizona at Houston, 6:05 p.m. Cincinnati at Atlanta, 6:10 p.m. Philadelphia at N.Y. Mets, 6:10 p.m. St. Louis at Colorado, 6:10 p.m. Florida at L.A. Dodgers, 9:10 p.m.


G AB R H Pct. Joyce TB 46 147 31 54 .367 Bautista Tor 42 149 39 51 .342 MiYoung Tex 49 188 21 64 .340 AdGonzalez Bos 50 208 32 70 .337 HKendrick LAA 45 177 30 57 .322 Betemit KC 38 137 20 43 .314 MiCabrera Det 49 170 36 53 .312 Ortiz Bos 48 181 28 56 .309 Aybar LAA 38 152 17 47 .309 Kubel Min 48 183 19 56 .306 RUNS — Bautista, Toronto, 39; Granderson, New York, 38; MiCabrera, Detroit, 36; ACabrera, Cleveland, 33; Ellsbury, Boston, 32; AdGonzalez, Boston, 32; Joyce, Tampa Bay, 31; Zobrist, Tampa Bay, 31. RBI — AdGonzalez, Boston, 44; Beltre, Texas, 38; Konerko, Chicago, 37; Granderson, New York, 36; ACabrera, Cleveland, 34; MiCabrera, Detroit, 34; MiYoung, Texas, 33. HITS — AdGonzalez, Boston, 70; MiYoung, Texas, 64; ACabrera, Cleveland, 59; Ellsbury, Boston, 58; Guerrero, Baltimore, 58; ISuzuki, Seattle, 58; HKendrick, Los Angeles, 57. DOUBLES — Gordon, Kansas City, 17; AdGonzalez, Boston, 16; Quentin, Chicago, 16; MiYoung, Texas, 16; Ellsbury, Boston, 15; MIzturis, Los Angeles, 15; Butler, Kansas City, 14; MiCabrera, Detroit, 14; Kinsler, Texas, 14; Zobrist, Tampa Bay, 14. TRIPLES — Bourjos, Los Angeles, 5; Granderson, New York, 4; 11 tied at 3. HOME RUNS — Bautista, Toronto, 19; Granderson, New York, 16; Teixeira, New York, 13; Quentin, Chicago, 12; Beltre, Texas, 10; ACabrera, Cleveland, 10; Konerko, Chicago, 10; Ortiz, Boston, 10. STOLEN BASES — Ellsbury, Boston, 17; Andrus, Texas, 15; Crisp, Oakland, 14; RDavis, Toronto, 13; Aybar, Los Angeles, 12; Fuld, Tampa Bay, 12; ISuzuki, Seattle, 11. PITCHING — Lester, Boston, 7-1; Tomlin, Cleveland, 6-1; Arrieta, Baltimore, 6-2; Scherzer, Detroit, 6-2; Pineda, Seattle, 6-2; Cahill, Oakland, 6-2; Weaver, Los Angeles, 6-4. STRIKEOUTS — FHernandez, Seattle, 77; Shields, Tampa Bay, 73; Verlander, Detroit, 73; Haren, Los Angeles, 72; Weaver, Los Angeles, 70; Lester, Boston, 70; CWilson, Texas, 65. SAVES — MaRivera, New York, 13; CPerez, Cleveland, 13; League, Seattle, 12; Valverde, Detroit, 11; Feliz, Texas, 10; Walden, Los Angeles, 10; Farnsworth, Tampa Bay, 9; Fuentes, Oakland, 9; Papelbon, Boston, 9.


Friday, May 27, 2011

G AB R H Pct. Berkman StL 43 140 32 49 .350 Holliday StL 40 149 31 52 .349 Votto Cin 50 182 36 60 .330 SCastro ChC 47 204 27 67 .328 Polanco Phi 49 192 25 62 .323 JosReyes NYM 49 213 30 68 .319 YMolina StL 43 151 18 48 .318 Kemp LAD 51 189 31 60 .317 Barney ChC 46 177 26 56 .316 GSanchez Fla 48 184 25 58 .315 RUNS — Stubbs, Cincinnati, 37; Votto, Cincinnati, 36; Braun, Milwaukee, 35; Weeks, Milwaukee, 35; Bruce, Cincinnati, 34; Rasmus, St. Louis, 33. RBI — Fielder, Milwaukee, 41; Bruce, Cincinnati, 38; Howard, Philadelphia, 38; Braun, Milwaukee, 37; Pence, Houston, 37. HITS — JosReyes, New York, 68; SCastro, Chicago, 67; Pence, Houston, 62; Polanco, Philadelphia, 62; Prado, Atlanta, 61; Kemp, Los Angeles, 60; Votto, Cincinnati, 60. DOUBLES — CJones, Atlanta, 16; Beltran, New York, 15; Coghlan, Florida, 15; Pence, Houston, 15; JosReyes, New York, 15; SSmith, Colorado, 15; CYoung, Arizona, 15. TRIPLES — JosReyes, New York, 6; Victorino, Philadelphia, 5; SCastro, Chicago, 4; Espinosa, Washington, 4; Fowler, Colorado, 4. HOME RUNS — Bruce, Cincinnati, 14; Braun, Milwaukee, 12; Kemp, Los Angeles, 12; Berkman, St. Louis, 11; Fielder, Milwaukee, 11; Howard, Philadelphia, 11; ASoriano, Chicago, 11; Stanton, Florida, 11; Tulowitzki, Colorado, 11. STOLEN BASES — Bourn, Houston, 18; JosReyes, New York, 17; Desmond, Washington, 15; Stubbs, Cincinnati, 15; Kemp, Los Angeles, 13; Bourgeois, Houston, 12; CGomez, Milwaukee, 12; Tabata, Pittsburgh, 12. PITCHING — IKennedy, Arizona, 6-1; McClellan, St. Louis, 6-1; Marcum, Milwaukee, 61; Jurrjens, Atlanta, 6-1; Lohse, St. Louis, 6-2; Hamels, Philadelphia, 6-2; Gallardo, Milwaukee, 6-2; Halladay, Philadelphia, 6-3; Correia, Pittsburgh, 6-4. STRIKEOUTS — ClLee, Philadelphia, 86; Halladay, Philadelphia, 86; Kershaw, Los Angeles, 77; Lincecum, San Francisco, 75; Norris, Houston, 69; Hamels, Philadelphia, 68; Garza, Chicago, 68. SAVES — LNunez, Florida, 18; FRodriguez, New York, 15; Putz, Arizona, 14; Street, Colorado, 14; Kimbrel, Atlanta, 14; Axford, Milwaukee, 13; BrWilson, San Francisco, 13; Hanrahan, Pittsburgh, 13.

Orioles slip by Royals in 12 each of his previous six games, failed to extend the longest such stretch of his career, going 0-for-3 with a walk.

The Associated Press

Orioles 6, Royals 5, 12 innings B A L T I M O R E — Vladimir Guerrero drove in Robert Andino with a single in the 12th inning, allowing Baltimore to beat Kansas City on Thursday for its season-high fifth straight victory. Nolan Reimold had four hits, including two homers, and four RBIs for the Orioles, who squandered a basesloaded, no-out situation in the 11th before coming through in the 12th. Andino led off the inning with a single off Louis Coleman (0-2), the sixth Kansas City pitcher. Adam Jones popped out, and Nick Markakis was intentionally walked before Guerrero hit a bouncing single up the middle to score the decisive run. The Royals took a 4-0 lead in the second, sending nine to the plate against Jeremy Guthrie. Jeff Francoeur led off with a single, went to third on Wilson Betemit’s single and scored on Mike Aviles’ grounder. After a single by Brayan Pena, Getz lined an RBI single to left, Alex Gordon reached on catcher’s interference, and Melky Cabrera hit a two-run single to center. Reimold hit an 0-1 changeup off Jeff Francis in the second for his second homer of the year. The shot ended Francis’ scoreless streak at 16 innings. A four-run third put the Orioles ahead. Andino and Jones singled, Mark Reynolds hit a two-out RBI single, and Reimold launched an 0-2 pitch into the left-field stands for a three-run home run and the first multiple-homer game of his career. Since being recalled from Triple-A on May 20, Reimold is 6-for-11 with three home runs. Consecutive two-out doubles by Getz and Alex Gordon tied the score in the fourth, and it remained that way until the game went to extra innings. Chris Getz had three hits for Royals, who dropped their fifth game in a row. Francis worked six innings, allowing five runs on nine hits. Guthrie yielded five runs — four earned — on nine hits in seven innings.


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KANSAS CITY’S CATCHER BRAYAN PENA, LEFT, FORCES OUT Baltimore’s Mark Reynolds at home plate during the 11th inning on Thursday in Baltimore. The Orioles outlasted the Royals, 6-5, in 12 innings. Kansas City ab Gordon lf 5 MeCarr cf 5 Hosmer 1b 6 Francr rf 4 Butler dh 4 Betemt 3b 4 AEscor pr-ss 1 Aviles ss-3b 5 B.Pena c 5 Getz 2b 5

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Red Sox 14, Tigers 1, 8 innings DETROIT — Jacoby Ellsbury hit a three-run homer in a five-run second inning, and a hot-hitting Boston team went on to rout Detroit in an eightinning, rain-shortened game. The Red Sox, who beat Cleveland 14-2 on Wednesday, scored at least 14 runs in backto-back games for the first time since 1998. Boston has won 11 of 13 and trails the AL East-leading New York Yankees by percentage points. Carl Crawford’s two-run triple gave the Red Sox a seven-run lead and chased Max Scherzer. Alfredo Aceves (2-0) allowed a run on five hits and struck out six over six innings. Aceves made his second start with Boston and the seventh of his career.


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Athletics 4, Angels 3 A N A H E I M , C A L I F . — Brett Anderson tossed three-hit ball over eight scoreless innings, and Adam LaRoche drove in three runs to help a last-place Oakland team beat Los Angeles. The A’s split their fourgame series with the secondplace Angels, who fell to 4-7 in their past 11 games. Anderson (3-4) struck out four and walked three to beat the Angels for the first time in six career starts. The left-hander had been 0-3 in his previous f ive starts. Anderson finally got some run support from his teammates, who had supplied two runs or less in seven of his previous 10 starts this season. Grant Balfour gave up a three-run homer to Mark Trumbo with two outs in the ninth. The Angels’ Torii Hunter, who had a hit and an RBI in

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White Sox 3, Blue Jays 1 T O R O N T O — Juan Pierre’s ninth-inning infield single drove in the tiebreaking run. The White Sox, who had won just two of their previous 12 games in Toronto, posted their 13th victory in the last 19 overall. Pierre went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and extended his hitting streak to 11 games. Jesse Crain (2-1) pitched one-third of an inning for the win, and Sergio Santos finished the ninth for his eighth save in nine opportunities. Marc Rzepczynski (2-1) allowed two runs, none earned, in one inning for his first loss of the season. Yunel Escobar homered, his fifth, for the Blue Jays, who have lost three straight and six of nine. Blue Jays right-hander Brandon Morrow didn’t allow a hit through the first four innings, setting down 11 straight at one stretch. Chicago Toronto ab r h bi ab r h bi Pierre lf 4 0 2 2 YEscor ss 4 1 1 1 AlRmrz ss 4 0 2 0 CPttrsn lf 4 0 2 0 Quentin rf 4 0 0 0 Bautist rf 3 0 1 0 Lillirdg rf 0 0 0 0 JRiver 1b 4 0 1 0 Konerk dh 4 0 0 0 Arencii c 3 0 0 0 A.Dunn 1b 4 0 0 0 A.Hill 2b 3 0 0 0 McPhrs 1b 0 0 0 0 EThms dh 4 0 1 0 Rios cf 4 1 0 0 RDavis cf 4 0 0 0 Przyns c 4 1 2 0 JMcDnl 3b 3 0 0 0 Vizquel 3b 4 0 1 0 Bckhm 2b 3 1 0 0 Totals 35 3 7 2 Totals 32 1 6 1 Chicago 000 010 002 — 3 Toronto 000 001 000 — 1 E—Humber (1), Jo.McDonald (1), J.Rivera (1). LOB—Chicago 9, Toronto 7. 2B—Al.Ramirez 2 (12). HR—Y.Escobar (5). SB—Pierre (8), Beckham (2), C.Patterson (7). CS—C.Patterson (5). IP H R ER BB SO Chicago Humber 7 2-3 6 1 1 1 3 Crain W,2-1 1-3 0 0 0 1 0 S.Santos S,8-9 1 0 0 0 1 2 Toronto Morrow 7 4 1 1 2 5 Frasor 2-3 1 0 0 0 0 Rzepczynski L,2-1 1 2 2 0 0 3 Rauch 1-3 0 0 0 0 0 HBP—by Morrow (Quentin), by Rzepczynski (Beckham). WP—Humber, Rzepczynski. T—2:54. A—14,353 (49,260).


Phillies topple Reds, 10-4 The Associated Press

Phillies 10, Reds 4 P H I L A D E L P H I A — Cliff Lee drove in three runs and worked eight effective innings, leading Philadelphia to a win over Cincinnati. Raul Ibanez hit a three-run homer for the Phillies, who took three of four from the Reds. Both teams were playing with little rest following Wednesday’s 19-inning marathon ended at 12:19 a.m., after 6 hours, 11 minutes and 600 total pitches. Every Phillie had at least one hit on Thursday, including Chase Utley, who is 2-for14 since returning from the disabled list earlier this week. Cincinnati Philadelphia ab r h bi ab r h bi Stubbs cf 5 0 1 0 Mrtnz ss 4 1 2 2 BPhllps 2b 4 0 1 0 Brown rf 4 1 2 0 Votto 1b 4 0 1 0 Utley 2b 5 1 1 1 Cairo 3b 4 2 3 0 Howard 1b 3 1 1 1 Bruce rf 4 2 2 2 Ibanez lf 5 1 2 3 Heisey lf 4 0 1 0 Mayrry cf 4 2 1 0 Arrdnd p 0 0 0 0 WValdz 3b 5 1 1 0 Hanign c 3 0 0 0 Sardinh c 2 2 1 0 Janish ss 4 0 1 2 Cl.Lee p 4 0 2 3 HBaily p 2 0 0 0 Contrrs p 0 0 0 0 DThmp p 1 0 0 0 JGoms lf 1 0 0 0 Totals 36 4 10 4 Totals 36 10 13 10 Cincinnati 000 202 000 — 4 Philadelphia 103 003 21x — 10 DP—Philadelphia 1. LOB—Cincinnati 6, Philadelphia 9. 2B—Cairo 2 (3), M.Martinez (1), Brown (2), Howard (12), Cl.Lee (1). HR—Bruce (14), Utley (1), Ibanez (6). SF—M.Martinez. IP H R ER BB SO Cincinnati H.Bailey 4 5 4 4 1 2 D.Thompson L,0-1 3 6 5 5 5 0 Arredondo 1 2 1 1 0 1 Philadelphia Cl.Lee W,4-4 8 10 4 4 1 8 Contreras 1 0 0 0 0 1 T—3:05. A—45,650 (43,651).

Cubs 9, Mets 3 CHICAGO — Carlos Zambrano pitched six strong innings, was 3-for-3 at the plate and drove in a run to help Chicago. Zambrano (5-2) allowed two runs — one earned — on six hits and two walks while picking up his first win at Wrigley Field since Sept. 4. He doubled and scored a run at the plate and now has four hits in his last four at-bats to raise his average to .375 on the season. Carlos Pena stayed hot for Chicago, lacing a two-run homer in the fourth. It was Pena’s sixth of the year, all of them since May 3. Pena has reached base in 19 of his last 20 games. The Mets lost starter R.A. Dickey to a heel injury in the third when he fell trying to cover first base. New York’s bullpen allowed eight hits and seven runs after Dickey departed. New York ab JosRys ss 4 Thole c 2 RPauln ph-c 2 Beltran rf 5 Bay lf 3 DnMrp 1b 4 Turner 3b 4 Pridie cf 3 Byrdak p 0 Harris ph 1 Isrnghs p 0 FrRdrg p 0 RTejad 2b 3 Dickey p 1 Beato p 0 FMrtnz ph 1 Misch p 0 TBchlz p 0 Hairstn cf 2 Totals 35 New York Chicago

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E—Jos.Reyes (5), Pridie (1), Barney 2 (4), Fukudome (1). DP—New York 1, Chicago 2. LOB—New York 9, Chicago 9. 2B—Jos.Reyes (15), Dan.Murphy (9), Hairston (3), DeWitt (2), A.Soriano (8), Zambrano (2). 3B—Pridie (1). HR—Fukudome (1), C.Pena (6). SF—Barney. R ER BB SO IP H New York Dickey 2 2-3 4 0 0 0 1 Beato L,1-1 1 1-3 4 4 3 2 0 Misch 1 4 3 3 1 1 T.Buchholz 2-3 0 0 0 0 0 Byrdak 1 1-3 2 1 1 0 4 Isringhausen 1-3 3 1 1 0 0 Fr.Rodriguez 2-3 0 0 0 0 0 Chicago Zambrano W,5-2 6 6 2 1 2 5 Marshall 1 1 0 0 0 0 K.Wood 1 1 1 1 1 1 Marmol 1 1 0 0 1 2 T—3:06. A—33,378 (41,159).

Marlins 1, Giants 0 S A N F R A N C I S C O — Anibal Sanchez threw a five-hitter for another complete game in San Francisco, leading Florida to a win over a team still stunned by the loss of Buster Posey. A day after the star catcher sustained a broken lower left leg when Scott Cousins crashed into him at the plate — likely ending Posey’s season — the Marlins finished a three-game sweep. Sanchez (4-1) struck out eight and walked two for his fifth career complete game and second this season. He pitched a one-hitter against the Giants last July 29 in his previous appearance at AT&T Park. Florida

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DP—Florida 2, San Francisco 1. LOB—Florida 9, San Francisco 5. 2B—Coghlan (15), Stanton (12), F.Sanchez (12), Rowand (12). SB—Burriss (2). S—Bonifacio, Ani.Sanchez, Burriss. IP H R ER BB SO Florida Ani.Sanchez W,4-1 9 5 0 0 2 8 San Francisco Vogelsong L,3-1 8 8 1 1 1 3 R.Ramirez 1 2 0 0 0 0 T—2:18. A—41,472 (41,915).

Diamondbacks 6, Rockies 3 D E N V E R — Micah Owings pitched five effective innings for his first win in more than a year, and Miguel Montero hit a three-run homer. Owings (1-0) bottled up the Rockies’ struggling offense, allowing just four hits and striking out three. The only run he surrendered was an RBI single by Troy Tulowitzki in the fourth. Arizona Colorado ab r h bi ab r h bi Blmqst lf 5 0 0 0 S.Smith rf 3 0 0 0 KJhnsn 2b 5 1 1 2 Splrghs rf 1 0 1 1 J.Upton rf 5 0 1 0 JHerrr 2b 4 0 1 0 S.Drew ss 3 1 0 0 CGnzlz lf 4 1 1 0 CYoung cf 3 2 2 0 Tlwtzk ss 4 0 1 1 Monter c 4 1 2 3 Helton 1b 2 1 1 0 Mirand 1b 3 0 0 0 Wggntn 3b 4 1 1 0 Patersn p 0 0 0 0 Iannett c 3 0 0 0 DHrndz p 0 0 0 0 Fowler cf 3 0 0 0 Mora 3b 4 0 1 1 Mrtnsn p 2 0 0 0 Owings p 2 0 0 0 Daley p 0 0 0 0 Heilmn p 0 0 0 0 Giambi ph 0 0 0 1 Brrghs ph 1 0 1 0 Lndstr p 0 0 0 0 Vasquz p 0 0 0 0 Street p 0 0 0 0 Nady 1b 1 1 1 0 JoLopz ph 1 0 0 0 Totals 36 6 9 6 Totals 31 3 6 3 Arizona 000 301 002 — 6 Colorado 000 100 200 — 3 E—Wigginton (3), Iannetta (1). DP—Arizona 1. LOB—Arizona 6, Colorado 6. 2B—C.Young (15). HR—K.Johnson (7), Montero (5). SB— J.Upton (9), C.Young (5). SF—Giambi. R ER BB SO IP H Arizona Owings W,1-0 5 4 1 1 1 3 Heilman H,3 1 0 0 0 0 1 Vasquez H,5 1 2 2 2 2 1 Paterson H,3 1-3 0 0 0 0 1 Da.Hernandez S,1-1 1 2-3 0 0 0 1 1 Colorado Mortensen L,1-2 6 5 4 4 3 5 Daley 1 1 0 0 0 2 Lindstrom 1 1 0 0 0 0 Street 1 2 2 2 0 1 WP—Owings. T—3:00. A—30,186 (50,490).



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Selby seeks to prove he ‘deserves’ shot ————

Former Kansas guard proves he’s healthy with 42-inch vertical leap By Gary Bedore

Former Kansas University combo guard Josh Selby, who worked out for the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday and Indiana Pacers on Thursday, has taken a humble, lowkey approach into a month’s worth of individual drills with NBA teams. “The biggest thing I need to show is I deserve to be here like everyone else,” Selby told after Thursday’s workout with Purdue’s JaJuan Johnson, Villanova’s Corey Fisher, Richmond’s Justin Harper, Michigan’s Darius Morris and Georgetown’s Chris Wright in Indianapolis. “People were questioning me because of what happened at Kansas. I need to show what happened at Kansas wasn’t the real me. I was going

through things, of course the injury (to foot) and suspension (nine games to start season). I’m just trying to showcase my game.” Selby, who averaged 7.9 points, 2.2 assists and 2.2 rebounds a game during his freshman season, is completely healthy now. He showed that by recording an amazing vertical leap of 42 inches at last week’s NBA combine. “At Kansas I was about 75, 80 percent. Now I’m 110 percent. It’s a big difference. I didn’t know I’d be suspended nine games. My first game was a great game,” Selby said of a 21-point outing versus USC. “After that, I didn’t know I’d have an injury. It pushed me back farther than I wanted to be. I’m just glad to be back.”’s Chad Ford believes Selby will be selected No. 17 overall by the New York Knicks in the June 23

Draft. has Selby as the the first pick of the second round by Miami. The Pacers have the No. 15 pick in Round One, the Timberwolves Nos. 2 and 20. “I can score. I will compete. I will play hard. No matter if I am shooting bad or shooting good, I will compete the same,” Selby said. “I am never going to lower my level of competitiveness.” He said he isn’t quite sure where he’s projected to play in the NBA. “I don’t know what they are thinking,” he said of NBA officials who grouped him with shooting guards at the NBA combine. “They ask me what I think my position is. I tell them right now I’m a combo guard and I just go from there.”

eff Morris worked out for the Houston Rockets on Tuesday. The Rockets pick at Nos. 14 and 23 of Round One, meaning they could wind up with both of the twins. “Yeah, I hope so,” Marcus Morris told “But I don’t see either one of us falling that late.” Interviewed before the workout, they listed their goals for the day. “Show them I’m a hard worker, versatile like everyone else knows, and I would love to be in Houston,” Marcus Morris said. “Just be able to score the basketball more. I was a defender and a rebounder at Kansas, and I’ll continue to do that in the league,” Markieff said. ESPN’s Chad Ford has Mar● Twins update: Former KU cus being selected No. 11 overforwards Marcus and Marki- all by the Golden State War-

riors and Markieff No. 16 by the Philadelphia 76ers. has Marcus at No. 9 to Charlotte and Markieff No. 13 to Phoenix. has Marcus No. 11 to Golden State and Markieff No. 14 to Houston.

dre has eliminated any of his finalists,” meaning Texas still would be on the list. ●

Shabazz has seven: Shabazz Muhammad, a 6-5 junior from Bishop Gorman High in Las Vegas, tells his ● list stands at seven schools: Daniels update: DeAndre KU, Kentucky, Duke, UCLA, Daniels, a 6-8 senior forward UNLV, Arizona and Texas. from IMG Academies in ● Bradenton, Fla., gave a recruitRules: The NCAA Playing ing update to Steve Kyler of Rules Oversight Panel on on Thursday. Thursday approved adding an Kyler on Twitter reports arc three feet from the basket, that Daniels “backed away inside which a defender canfrom Duke ... says San Diego not take a charge. In other State, Kansas and Oregon rules changes, the women’s (are) on his radar.” three-point line will move Notably missing from the list back a foot to 20 feet, 9, same was Texas. It was recently distance the men have used reported that Daniels was since 2008-09. The terminoldown to KU, Texas and Oregon. ogy for fouls will be changed A source close to Daniels to match the NBA. Intentionresponded to these Twitter al fouls will now be called Fladevelopments Thursday by grant 1 and flagrant fouls will saying, “I don’t think DeAn- be called Flagrant 2.


Byron Nelson

Thursday At TPC Four Seasons Resort Course Irving, Texas Purse: $5.5 million Yardage: 7,116; Par: 70 (35-35) (a-amateur) First Round Jeff Overton Ryan Palmer Jeff Quinney Dustin Johnson Sergio Garcia Scott Piercy Will Strickler Chris Riley Josh Teater Joe Ogilvie Keegan Bradley Brandt Jobe Ricky Barnes Vaughn Taylor Zack Miller Garth Mulroy Michael Putnam Jerry Kelly Chad Collins Arjun Atwal Tim Herron Robert Gamez Chris Kirk Nick Watney Vijay Singh D.A. Points Michael Bradley John Rollins Ted Purdy Martin Piller Chris Stroud Tom Gillis Chad Campbell Scott McCarron Nick O’Hern Robert Allenby Gary Woodland Rory Sabbatini Tim Petrovic George McNeill Dean Wilson Bob Estes Jarrod Lyle Scott Gutschewski Paul Stankowski Ryuji Imada Charlie Wi Matt Kuchar Brett Wetterich J.J. Henry William McGirt Chris Tidland a-Jordan Spieth Fran Quinn

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Senior PGA

Thursday At Valhalla Golf Club Louisville, Ky. Purse: $2 million Yardage: 7,297, Par: 72 Partial First Round Note: Play was suspended. Front nine and back nine scores unavailable. Kiyoshi Murota 66 Trevor Dodds 67 Mark O’Meara 68 Lonnie Nielsen 69 Bruce Vaughan 69 Tom Watson 70 Des Smyth 70 Kirk Hanefeld 70 John Cook 71 Bobby Clampett 71 Ted Schulz 72 John Harris 72 Tom Kite 72 Corey Pavin 72 Steve Pate 72 Tom Jenkins 72 Sonny Skinner 72 Joe Daley 73 Jay Don Blake 73 Jim Woodward 73 Mark Faulkner 73 Peter Senior 73 Wayne Levi 73 Jim White 73 Jay Haas 73 Stu Ingraham 73 Ken Martin 73 David Eger 74 Mark Wiebe 74 Mark Brooks 74 Tom Atchison 74 Steve Lowery 74 D. A. Weibring 74 Bill Glasson 75 Brian Kelly 75 Dan Forsman 75 Jon Fiedler 75 David Peoples 75 Jim Rutledge 75 Jerry Pate 75 Keith Fergus 75 P.H. Horgan, III 75 Tim Simpson 75 Gordon J. Brand 75 Jim Gallagher, Jr. 75 Daniel Hornig 75 Leaderboard at time of suspended play SCORE 1. Kiyoshi Murota -6 2. Trevor Dodds -5 3. Mark O’Meara -4 4. Perry Arthur -3 4. Lonnie Nielsen -3 4. Bruce Vaughan -3 7. Olin Browne -2 7. Curt Byrum -2 7. Tom Watson -2 7. Nick Price -2 7. Kirk Hanefeld -2 7. Des Smyth -2

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Thursday At West Course at Wentworth Club Wentworth, England Purse: $6.4 million Yardage: 7,261; Par: 71 First Round (Play suspended with 15 players still on the course) Luke Donald, England 31-33— 64 Johan Edfors, Sweden 34-32— 66 Matteo Manassero, Italy 32-34— 66 Bradley Dredge, Wales 33-35— 68 Jose Manuel Lara, Spain 35-33— 68 Ross McGowan, England 33-35— 68 Ian Poulter, England 33-35— 68 Darren Clarke, Nothern Ireland 33-36— 69 Kenneth Ferrie, England 34-35— 69 Anders Hanson, Denmark 34-35— 69 Thomas Levet, France 34-35— 69 Colin Montgomerie, Scotland 30-39— 69 Alvaro Quiros, Spain 33-36— 69 Marcus Fraser, Australia 37-33— 70 Peter Hanson, Sweden 35-35— 70 David Horsey, England 36-34— 70 Thomas Aitken, South Africa 36-35— 71 S. Shankar Prasad Chowrasia, India 33-38— 71 Robert Coles, England 37-34— 71 Andrew Dodt, Australia 34-37— 71 Jamie Donaldson, Wales 35-36— 71 Simon Dyson, England 34-37— 71 David Howell, England 36-35— 71 Scott Jamieson, Scotland 36-35— 71 Joost Luiten, Netherlands 34-37— 71 John Parry, England 34-37— 71 Alvaro Velsaco, Spain 36-35— 71 Peter Whiteford, Scotland 36-35— 71 Y.E. Yang, South Korea 35-36— 71 Fabrizio Zanotti, Paraguay 36-35— 71 Also Lee Westwood, England 36-36— 72 Retief Goosen, South Africa 34-40— 74 Martin Kaymer, Germany 36-38— 74 Graeme McDowell, Northern Ireland 35-40— 75 Simon Khan, England 37-39— 76 Rory McIlroy, Northern Ireland 38-38— 76 Charl Schwartzel, South Africa 43-36— 79 Leaderboard 1. Luke Donald 2. Matteo Manassero 2. Johan Edfors 4. Oscar Floren 5. Bradley Dredge 5. Jose Manuel Lara 5. Ross McGowan 5. Ian Poulter

French Open

SCORE -7 -5 -5 -4 -3 -3 -3 -3

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Thursday At Stade Roland Garros Paris Purse: $24.99 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Clay-Outdoor Singles Men Second Round Robin Soderling (5), Sweden, def. Albert Ramos, Spain, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. Alejandro Falla, Colombia, def. Florian Mayer (20), Germany, 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-1, 6-2. Ivan Ljubicic, Croatia, def. Sam Querrey (24), United States, 7-6 (2), 6-4, 6-4. Mardy Fish (10), United States, def. Robin Haase, Netherlands, 7-6 (1), 6-2, 6-1. Lukasz Kubot, Poland, def. Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, 6-3, 7-6 (4), 6-3. Fernando Verdasco (16), Spain, def. Xavier Malisse, Belgium, 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (5), 6-1. Andy Murray (4), Britain, def. Simone Bolelli, Italy, 7-6 (3), 6-4, 7-5. Leonardo Mayer, Argentina, def. Marcos Baghdatis (27), Cyprus, 7-5, 6-4, 7-6 (6). Rafael Nadal (1), Spain, def. Pablo Andujar, Spain, 7-5, 6-3, 7-6 (4). Antonio Veic, Croatia, def. Nikolay Davydenko (28), Russia, 3-6, 6-2, 7-5, 3-6, 6-1. Viktor Troicki (15), Serbia, def. Tobias Kamke, Germany, 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (4). Juan Ignacio Chela, Argentina, def. Kevin Anderson (32), South Africa, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 4-6, 62. Alexandr Dolgopolov (21), Ukraine, def. Andreas Haider-Maurer, Austria, 6-2, 6-4, 6-2. Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, def. Jurgen Melzer (8), Austria, 6-7 (4), 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (3), 6-4. Michael Berrer, Germany, def. Arnaud Clement, France, 7-6 (6), 3-6, 7-5, 6-4. Gilles Simon (18), France, def. Jeremy Chardy, France, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1, 6-4. Women Second Round Petra Kvitova (9), Czech Republic, def. Zheng Jie, China, 6-4, 6-1. Agnieszka Radwanska (12), Poland, def. Sania Mirza, India, 6-2, 6-4. Yanina Wickmayer (21), Belgium, def. Ayumi Morita, Japan, 6-4, 7-5. Sorana Cirstea, Romania, def. Alexandra Dulgheru (27), Romania, 6-2, 7-5. Arantxa Rus, Netherlands, def. Kim Clijsters (2), Belgium, 3-6, 7-5, 6-1. Chan Yung-jan, Taiwan, def. Jill Craybas, United States, 6-1, 6-4. Li Na (6), China, def. Silvia Soler-Espinosa, Spain, 6-4, 7-5. Vania King, United States, def. Elena Baltacha, Britain, 4-6, 6-1, 6-4. Maria Kirilenko (25), Russia, def. Chanelle Scheepers, South Africa, 6-1, 6-4. Roberta Vinci (30), Italy, def. Iryna Bremond, France, 6-3, 6-4. Andrea Petkovic (15), Germany, def. Lucie Hradecka, Czech Republic, 7-6 (2), 6-2. Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, def. Johanna Larsson, Sweden, 6-3, 7-6 (5). Maria Sharapova (7), Russia, def. Caroline Garcia, France, 3-6, 6-4, 6-0. Kaia Kanepi (16), Estonia, def. Heather Watson, Britain, 6-1, 6-3. Victoria Azarenka (4), Belarus, def. Pauline Parmentier, France, 6-0, 6-1. Jarmila Gajdosova (24), Australia, def. Anabel Medina Garrigues, Spain, 7-6 (4), 6-4.

Big 12

NHL Playoffs

(x-if necessary) CONFERENCE FINALS (Best-of-7) Tuesday Vancouver 3, San Jose 2, Vancouver wins series 4-1 Wednesday Tampa Bay 5, Boston 4, series tied 3-3 Today Tampa Bay at Boston, 6 p.m. STANLEY CUP FINALS (Best-of-7) Wednesday, June 1 Boston-Tampa Bay winner at Vancouver, 7 p.m. Saturday, June 4 Boston-Tampa Bay winner at Vancouver, 7 p.m. Monday, June 6 Vancouver at Boston-Tampa Bay winner, 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 8 Vancouver at Boston-Tampa Bay winner, 7 p.m. Friday, June 10 x-Boston-Tampa Bay winner at Vancouver, 7 p.m. Monday, June 13 x-Vancouver at Boston-Tampa Bay winner, 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 15 x-Boston-Tampa Bay winner at Vancouver, 7 p.m.

BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Recalled C Craig Tatum from Norfolk (IL). BOSTON RED SOX—Placed OF Darnell McDonald on the 15-day DL. Called up OF Josh Reddick from Pawtucket (IL). CLEVELAND INDIANS—Optioned OF Ezequiel Carrera to Columbus (IL). LOS ANGELES ANGELS—Placed INF Howie Kendrick on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 20. Signed INF Russell Branyan. MINNESOTA TWINS—Recalled RHP Jim Hoey from Rochester (IL). National League ATLANTA BRAVES—Traded RHP Rodrigo Lopez to the Chicago Cubs for LHP Ryan Buchter and assigned Buchter to Lynchburg (Carolina). CINCINNATI REDS—Recalled RHP Daryl Thompson from Carolina (SL). Placed LHP Matt Maloney on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 24. PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Activated RHP Jose Contreras from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP David Herndon to Lehigh Valley (IL). NEW YORK METS—Agreed to sell a minority share of the team to David Einhorn for $200 million. SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS—Placed C Buster Posey, INF Mike Fontenot and INF-OF Darren Ford on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Brandon Belt and C Chris Stewart from Fresno (PCL) and INF Brandon Crawford from San Jose (Cal). FOOTBALL National Football League BALTIMORE RAVENS—Announced the retirement of K Matt Stover. DETROIT LIONS—Named Brandon Fisher defensive assistant coach.

Conference All Games W L W L Texas 19 8 41 14 Texas A&M 19 8 40 18 Oklahoma 14 11 41 15 Oklahoma State 14 12 35 22 Baylor 13 14 29 26 Kansas State 12 14 35 22 Texas Tech 12 15 33 25 Missouri 11 15 26 30 Nebraska 9 17 30 25 Kansas 9 18 26 30 Big 12 tournament Oklahoma City Thursday’s Games Texas 6, Baylor 1 Oklahoma 3, Texas Tech 1 Missouri 6, Oklahoma State 5 Texas A&M 4, Kansas State 1 Today’s Games Texas vs. Oklahoma State, 3:15 p.m. Kansas State vs. Oklahoma, 7 p.m.

High School

CLASS 6A STATE at Kansas University’s Hoglund Ballpark Today 11 a.m. — No. 1 Maize (22-0) vs. No. 8 Leavenworth (13-9) 1:30 p.m. — Wichita Northwest (17-5) vs. No. 5 Shawnee Mission East (14-8) 4 p.m. — No. 2 Haysville-Campus (18-4) vs. No. 7 Blue Valley West (13-9) 6:30 p.m. — No. 3 SM West (17-5) vs. No. 6 Lawrence (13-9) Saturday Semifinals 10 a.m. — Maize-Leavenworth winner vs. Wichita Northwest-SM East winner 12:30 p.m. — Campus-Blue Valley West winner vs. SM West-Lawrence winner Third place 3 p.m. — semifinal losers Championship 5:30 p.m. — semifinal winners







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8000 Cole Parkway Shawnee, KS

DIGITAL ACCOUNT COORDINATOR The World Company, a fast-paced, multi-media organization in Lawrence, Kansas, is looking for a Digital Account Coordinator to support our online sales team and assist with advertising and sales activities. Coordinator will respond to requests and assist with developing and maintaining strong customer relations with customers for purpose of advertising sales. Responsibilities include: • Expedite customer and/or sales issues immediately by contacting the sales rep and/or customer to resolve the issue; • Effectively organize and optimize for search engines Ellington Marketplace profiles to achieve client ROI; • Provide information to Account Executives on contract renewals and expirations;

& 2011 HS Grads $15 base-appt., FT/PT schedules, sales/service. No experience neccessary! All ages 17+, conditions apply. Call 785-371-1293

Call Anna 785-832-7121

The World Company, a fast-paced, growing multi-media organization in Lawrence, Kansas, is seeking a Director of Sales with proven sales management success and demonstrated ability to transfer those skills to digital online. The Director will be responsible for the development and execution of multi-media advertising sales efforts for the Lawrence Journal-World,, in addition to other products in Lawrence and other northeast Kansas markets.

Ideal candidates should have the ability to build and lead a team of sales people to achieve budget objectives; a track record of individual sales goal achievement; a bachelor’s degree and at least two years successful sales management experience or equivalent experience; strong Schools-Instruction oral and written communication skills and be proficient in AIRLINES ARE HIRING - MS Office, particularly Excel.

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• Prepare sales presentations and sample advertisements to maintenance accounts to sell new advertising programs, and to protect and increase existing advertising;

DIRECT SALES REPRESENTATIVES The Lawrence Journal-World is seeking part-time Direct Sales Representatives to sell newspaper subscriptions through various sales channels including kiosks, door to door and at various venues in the local communities. Reps will work 10 hours per week over 2-3 shifts including weekends. This would be a great part-time job for a dependable, motivated person who likes talking to people! Ideal candidate should have strong communication skills; customer service experience; a positive and outgoing attitude; previous sales experience preferred; ability to work with minimal supervision; have reliable transportation with a valid driver’s license and safe driving record; and ability to lift 50 lbs. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to We offer a competitive salary, mileage reimbursement, employee discounts and more! Background check, preemployment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. EOE

• Provide clients and Account Executives with estimates of the costs of products or services; • Provide support to Account Executives, as needed, by scheduling sales calls, proofing and completing ad orders, entering orders, preparing layout and reviewing copy proof with customer; and • Make routine calls to monthly maintenance accounts to secure new ad copy, run dates and provide ongoing customer support and service. Ideal candidates should have one year experience processing web traffic using Google Analytics; knowledge of or the ability to quickly learn different computer applications including content management software, web-based project management tools, Photoshop, iMovie; familiar with web marketing; experience with email marketing applications preferred; strong oral and written communication skills as well as excellent interpersonal skills; outstanding customer service experience; outside sales experience preferred; strong organizational skills and attention to detail; ability to multi-task and meet deadlines; able to effectively present information publicly; and proficient in MS Office products. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to We offer an excellent benefits package including medical insurance, 401k, paid time off and more. A background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment are required. EOE.

Schools-Instruction Apartments Unfurnished ART ADJUNCT PROFESSOR Missouri Western State University Dept. of Art

2BR — 215 Wisconsin. 2 story, 2 bath, CA, DW, W/D Adjunct Professor needed hookup, garage. $660 per to teach courses in Art mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 Appreciation, two days a week, starting Fall semes- 2BR — 2917 University Dr. 1 ter 2011. MA or MFA re- story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D quired; teaching experi- hookup, garage. $610 per mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 ence preferred. Qualified applicants must 2BR for Aug. leases. Next to submit resume and cover KU, Jayhawk Apts. 1130 W. letter to: recruitment@ 11th St. No pets. $575 $600/mo. Call 785-556-0713 AA/EOE 2BR, 1 bath, one great ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE price, on bus route, close from Home. *Medical to shopping, pool, fitness *Business *Paralegal, center, on-site manage*Accounting, *Criminal ment & maintenance. Call Justice. Job placement as- for specials 785-841-5444 sistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if quali- 2BR — 2406 Alabama, bldg. fied. Call 888-220-3977 10, 2 story, 1.5 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage,

Trade Skills CONSTRUCTION: If you are a Highly Motivated Self-Starter Metal Stud Framer, Sheet rocker, Finisher, or EIFS applicator join our growing company. We set the standard for excellence in our industry. Work sites are in the Lawrence, Topeka, Manhattan, Fort Riley, Salina, MO and NE area. Reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license is a must. Competitive Pay, benefits, and drug-free workplace. Apply online: with references. NO phone calls please.

$730. No pets. 785-841-5797

2BR — 1214 Tennessee. In 4plex. 1 bath, DW, CA. $450 / mo. No pets. 785-841-5797

2BR - 940 Tennessee, 2nd floor, CA, laundry, DW. No pets. $710/mo. 785-841-5797 3BR — 2525 Yale, 2 story, 2 bath, CA, W/D hookup, DW, FP, 2 car garage, no pets. $800/mo. Call 785-841-5797

3BR - 2121 Inverness, 2 story, 2.5 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet ok. $940/mo. 785-841-5797 3BR, 2 bath, wood floors, W/D - big apt. in house at 1400 Tennessee for Aug. $825/mo. 785-841-3633

3BR, 3-car driveway, 1100 Louisiana. Huge 1st floor Lawrence Suitel - Special apt. (1450 sq. ft.) in house Rate: $200 per week. Tax, near KU, 2 porches, 1 bath, utilities, & cable included. water pd. Aug. 1, No pets, $1260/mo., 785-766-0476 No pets. 785-856-4645

Apartments Unfurnished 1 & 2 BRs — Now Leasing Early Move-In & Aug. 2011

785-312-9945 -

1, 2, & 3 Bedrooms


Clubhouse lounge, gym, garages avail., W/D, walk in closets, and 1 pet okay. 3601 Clinton Pkwy., Lawrence


2 - 3BRs — 2620 Ridge Ct., tri-level with washer & dryer. 1 bath, all electric. $650. No pets. 785-841-5797

3BR/2Bath. 1 Block to KU! Newly Remodeled. CH/CA, all appliances, W/D Hookups, 1050sq ft, huge master walk in closet, balcony, private pkg. $850/mo & $300 Cash to you at lease signing! Available 8/1. please call 785-218-3788

Ad Astra Apartments

1 & 2 BRs from $390/mo. Call MPM for more details at 785-841-4935 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

19th & Iowa, Lawrence

1/2 Off August Rent

1BR & 2BR Apts. starting at $647/mo. Free Carport, full size W/D, extra storage, all electric, lg. pets welcome. Quiet location: 3700 Clinton Parkway. 785-749-0431

½ Month FREE

2BR, $420-$500/mo. Sm. pets ok, W/D hookup, on bus route AC Management 1815 W. 24th 785-842-4461

1 and 2 Bedrooms Gas, Water & Trash Paid


Aspen West

Half Month FREE

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

Leasing for Summer & Fall

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Newer 1 & 2 BRs West Side location Starting at $475 (785) 841-4935


* Luxurious Apt. Villas * 1BR, 1 bath, 870 sq. ft. * Fully Equipped * Granite countertops * 1 car covered parking

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

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Avalon Apartments

901 Avalon 1 & 2 BRs, gas/water pd.

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Regents Court 19th & Mass

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


BRAND NEW NOW LEASING Tuckaway at Frontier 542 Frontier, Lawrence 1BR, 1.5 bath 2BR, 2.5 baths Rent Includes All Utilities Plus Cable, Internet, and Fitness. Garages Available Elevators to all floors Pool

See Current Availability, Photos & Floor plans on Our Website

Campus Locations 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms

Call for Rent Specials 785-749-7744


901 New Hampshire

Studios, One, & Two bedrooms avail. for FALL 2011 Reserve Your Apartment


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Highpointe Apartments


Deposit & Move-In SPECIALS!!

1, 2 & 3 BRS with W/D 2001 W. 6th. 785-841-8468

1, 2, & 3BR Luxury Apts. 1/2 Off August Rent & Deposit Specials!

2BR — 1030 Ohio. upstairs or downstairs, CA. $550 per month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR, in quiet neighborhood available Aug. 1,000 sq. ft. water pd., locked storage, off-st. parking & pool. $585 /mo. 532-38 Lawrence Ave. 785-766-2722, 785-843-9373

CALL TODAY 785-843-1116 (Mon. - Fri.)

4BR, 2 bath, hookup, 785-749-6084

D/W, W/D $875/mo.

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

1 & 2 Bedrooms

Campus Location, W/D, Pool, Gym, Small Pet OK 1/2 Off August Rent & Security Deposit Special! 785-843-8220

3BR, 2.5 bath, 2618 Alabama - part. finish bsmt., fenced yard, 1 car, $940. Broken Arrow Elem. 913-268-6688

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

Now Leasing for June 1st & Aug. 1st Adam Ave. Townhomes 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced in back yards. $1,100 - $1,150/mo.

Call Today 785-841-1155

Brighton Circle 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,650 sq. ft., $995/mo.

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Itch to Move? Stop By& See What We Have to Offer. LAUREL GLEN APTS 2 & 3BR units

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

Bainbridge Circle 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. $775 - $875/mo. Pets okay with paid pet deposit


Fall Leasing for

1 & 2 Bedrooms plus 2 & 3BR townhomes

& 3BR Avail. Now.

Move-in Specials!

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

2BR in triplex, W/D hookup, nice neighborhood, 3508 Westridge Drive. $625/mo. Aug. 1st. pets $25/mo. + extra deposit. 785-218-4409 2BR, 1013 W. 24th. AC, garage, appls., W/D hookup. All new inside: windows, kitchen, wiring, plumbing. bath. Avail. June. $750/mo. Credit check 785-979-7838

1721 Ohio - Newer Construction, walk to campus. 3BR, 2 bath, off-st. parking, security system, fireplace. 785-841-5444 Brand New!!!! 1700 Tennessee, Luxury duplex, 4BR, 4 bath, 1,700 sq. ft., granite counter tops, fireplace, walk to campus, garage, off-st. parking, security sys. 785-841-5444


OPEN Sat. 2-4PM Sun. 1-3PM.

Bicycle: MYX. 225 Giant 24” blue 21 speed bought at Cycle Works cost new $200 3500 Riverview Road will sell for $75. Excellent Lawrence, KS shape boy’s or girl’s bike. Move in ready 5BR, 4.5 Call 785-865-0191 bath Deerfield area home, Park-like setting back to Fall Creek Farms. Eat-in Building Materials kitchen & formal DR, 3 living areas, Great layout & Need to Tear down garage architectural interest in- that has 2x4 and 2x6 rough cluding: main floor hard- cut oak. You tear down, woods, FR, wood beamed haul away and keep the ceiling, gas FP, French wood. Victor at doors, updated kitchen, lg. 913-669-0139 if interested master suite, garden tub, after 6. walk-in closets. 2,927 sq.ft main & upper level + 1,231 finished walkout bsmt., Cemetery Lots patio, trees, perennial gardens. shed. By owner for Graves (3), section 19, lot $340,000. 785-218-4220. 52, graves 2,3,4 in Oak Hill Cemetery, $650/ea. or $1800 for all 3. 816-591-0604 Lawrence

227 YORKSHIRE 159K OR BEST OFFER 1500SF & Dry Basement 785-749-7797

3BR Homes - Lawrence, KS

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


Call 785-842-1524



3BR, 2 bath, $820-$840 2BR, 1 bath, $750/mo.

$300 Free /Half Off Deposit Gage Management 785-842-7644


Available June • 3 Bedroom, 2 bath • 2 car garage w/opener • W/D hookups • Maintenance free Call 785-832-0555 or after 3PM 785-766-2722


Some brand new. 2.5 - 4 bath. Close to Clinton Lake, K-10, & turnpike. Pets ok with pet deposit. Development has a pool.


Spacious 2 & 3BR Homes for Aug. $840 or $945/mo. W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet ok, FP, walk-in closets. 785-842-3280

Mobile Homes


• Move in specials on Vacant Lots • New or Used Homes • Convenient Location • Affordable Living • Park-like atmosphere • On-site storm shelter • Sparkling swimming pool • Beautiful clubhouse • Responsible on-site management

Roommates 3BRs avail. now for females in 4BR townhome. No pets/ smoking. $350/BR per mo. Share utils. 785-727-0025

Baldwin City

1754 E. 1318 Rd.


Studios - 3 BRs Only $300 Deposit & FREE Rent

W/D in Units, Pet Friendly!

Greenway Apartments 1516 Greenway, Eudora 785-542-2237

2BR Duplex with garage. No pets. $600/month. 785-542-3240, 785-865-8951

Tonganoxie Sunrise Place Sunrise Village

Apartments & Townhomes

Available Now

2, 3 & 4BRs, up to 1,500 sq.ft. from $540 - $920/month


Mon.- Fri., 11AM - 5PM

For SPECIAL OFFERS Call 785-841-8400 Wonderful 3BR, 2 bath town home w/FP. Newly remodeled. Lawn care & snow removal provided. $1,100/mo. 785-483-1423

Houses 3, 4, & 5BRs - nice big houses DW, W/D hookup, CA, multi-family & section 8 ok. $1,250 - $1,400/mo. Call 785-766-0743; 785-749-3794 1BR near downtown. with CA, stove, & refrig. Avail. Aug. 1st. $425/mo. Refs & deposit. Call 785-594-2392

1st Class, Pet Friendly Houses & Apts.

3BR - great family home SW of Louisiana & 23rd St. 1.5 bath, FR, 2 car. $950/mo. Avail. August. 913-608-2441 3BR, 1 bath, 1 car garage, fenced yard, lots of trees, 3805 Shadybrook, quiet SW area. $880/mo. 785-842-8428 3BR, 2 1/2 bath, 1,500 sq. ft. brand new single family, 2 car, all appls. included. $1,500/mo. Call 913-484-1079

2438 Ridge Court

New 88-note digital pianos as low as $899 during Mid-America Piano’s Graduation Piano Sale! 800-950--3774 Manhattan

1 bath, remodeled. plenty of shade. On corner lot, on Furniture KU bus route $138,900. Chairs: 2 Twin Hide-a-bed Midwest Land and Home chairs, $99. Please call for Chris Paxton more information. Agent/Auctioneer 785-207-0944 1-785-979-6758 Frame: Queen Size Wood 3BR, 1.5 bath well main- Bed Frame Originally Purtained, Lawrence house chased From Danish Inspifor sale by owner. Cen- rations approx. 2002 $100. trally located. Avail. Aug. 1. 785-841-3419

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Bergamonte The Natural Way To Improve Your Glucose, Cholesterol & Cardiovascular Health! Call today to find out how to get a free bottle with your order! 888-470-5390 COCA-COLA COLLECTORS!!! One case of FULL 10 oz. bottles ORIGINAL coca-cola IN WOODEN CRATE $75/offer. Call 913-745-4487 For Sale: Total Gym exercise equipment $125, Navy blue turkish style area carpet 9x12 $125, glass sofa table $40, pilates exercise machine $50. Everything in perfect condition. Prices are firm. Oskaloosa. 785-424-0572 Goodyear Wrangler Tires (4), RT/S P265/70R16, $150 or best offer. 816-7189405 Misc. items: Oval dining room table, 6 chairs, 2 host, 2 leaves, porch glider, luggage w/wheels, & 4 wheel walker w/seat & basket. 785-841-4517 Order Dish Network today. As low as $24.99 /mo. Save $600, get a FREE HD DVR, and get FREE HD for life. New Customers Only 800-602-9850


FRIDAY ONLY LARGE SALE 412 Rockfence Place Lawrence. 7:30-4:00 Pro Force 3000 Amp Generator, Crate PA System with mixer, antique blueprint cabinet - oak, furniture, entertainment center, baby crib + new mattress, Vera Bradley, fax machine, stereo equipment, nice teen-adult clothing, tools, much more!


Garage Sale

3213 Big Horn Ct. off Tomahawk Dr. between Kasold and Lawrence Ave. Saturday, May 28 7:30 - 1:30 No early callers, please. Glider rocking chair, lots of Thomas the Train, steel shelves, excellent huge set of Havilland china, Rossignol skis and Eddie Bauer ski bag, mirror, tricycle, bicycle, kid table and chairs, Radio Flyer wagon, baby gate, great toys, books, kids pool, serveware, cookware, Ab Lounger, yard flags and stand, cordless weed eater, bookcase, accent table, outdoor chair and table, sm. TV, file cabinet, mini vac, guitar, twin air mattress and bedding, antique wooden sewing chest, Enesco birthday dolls (full set), wooden TV trays, ladder, misc. garage and outdoor stuff, household decorative items and more.

Packaging Bubble Wrap (2 rolls) 1/2”-48”x250ft. brand new $20/roll or $35 for both. Gator Seal Plus 2” wide clear tape, 6 rolls each pkg, $10/per pkg. 01 816-718-9405 Pet Carrier. 16” tall x 21” long x 16: wide. Good condition. $10. call 785-841-5577

Garage Sale 3609 Riverview Road Sat., May 28 7AM-until done

A whole household full of wonderful stuff. Household goods and holiday decorating, entire VHS movie collection including Disney movies, planters helper rolling planting cart, small appliances, dishware, pottery, toys and games, Nerf guns, hand crafted jewelry, earrings, some Silpada for sale, handbags (some designer) Tires: Marathon 205 75 R14 $120,000 or best offer. 812 Mattress Sets: Factory re- tire, 5 hole, rim $20. Please shoes and clothing. Too Crestline Dr. 785-842-6416 much other stuff to menjects, new in plastic. Save call for more info tion. Come one come all! up to 70%. All sizes. (785)-832-0734 Grand pianos from $2888 Pray for no Tornadoes. 785-766-6431 for your new home during Music-Stereo Our Graduation Piano 01 Medium Blue Loveseat. Sale. only $70, call 785-764-3822, Save now thru May 28th! cash only. Great Condition! Saturday Garage 800-950-3774


Sat. June 4, 10 AM

716 Alabama, Lawrence, KS Old West Lawrence home! Same resident/owner for 80 years! Energy efficient, 3BR, full kitchen, LR, DR, study, full bsmt., 2 car, ... Selling to high bidder regardless of price!


Wed., June 1st 5- 7PM 2 hours before the auction Anytime by appointment! Minnie Woody Living Estate Bill Fair & Co. 785-887-6900


3BR, 1 bath slab 2-story, 135 East 3rd St. Near schools. Shed, front porch. Totally remodeled! $100,000. Move in Ready. Call 913-208-5269

Acreage-Lots LAND LIQUIDATION 20 Acres $0 Down, $99/mo. ONLY $12,900 Near Growing El Paso, Texas (2nd safest U.S. City) Owner Financing, NO CREDIT CHECKS! Money Back Guarantee FREE Color Brochure 800-755-8953

Prairie Pond Moving Sale 809 Mass St. Fixtures: 4 arm metal clothing racks, glass jewelry cases with lights, antique chandelier, cashier counter, wood frame showcase with glass top and sides. Stop by or call 786-830-9132


Health & Beauty Looking for motivated individuals that want to change their lives for the better! Learn more about our amazing all natural weight loss and wellness products. 30 day programs available for guaranteed results or your money back! Listen to the recorded call: Dial (605) 562-3099 Code-1058444# Wait and then it will say hit # to hear most recent call! The timing is perfect, the compensation plan is remarkable, and the company is solid. There has never been a better time for Xyngular and you than right now! Contact me today. You have nothing to lose! Reach me at: 785-393-5601

3BR duplex avail. now. Nice! Homes 1 bath, new appls., 1 car, large (unfenced) yard. Will pay cash for 1980 or $650/mo. Call 785-594-4864 newer mobile or manufactured homes. Prefer 14’x70’s or larger. Contact Edwardsville Sunny Day Management at SMALL 2BR 1 BA Home 620-792-5336. Leave a mesfenced yard, shed, small sage if no answer. deck good condition. $550 Household Misc. plus $350 down. NO PETS Mobile Homes Call 785-865-3436 Haviland China: with accessories, complete $99. OWNER WILL FINANCE Please call for more infor3BR, 2 bath, CH/CA. Clean mation. 785-207-0944 Move in ready - Lawrence Call 816-830-2152 TV 36” Sharp CRT TV with remote & stand, cable ready, very clear picture, Tonganoxie $75. 785-843-0665

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Overland Pointe

First Alert Camera model 5876, 6” B&W observation kit w/weatherproof nightvision & PIR function camera, $100. 816-7189405

Miller Acres, 1-1/2 story, 2 bath, 1 acre lot. $139,000.

Lake Pointe Villas & W. 22nd Court

625 Folks Rd., 785-832-8200 2BR, 2 bath, 1 car garage.

5245 Overland Dr.785-832-8200 2BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage.



Original “sneeze guards” from Russells East restaurant. Covered salad bar area. Etched glass & wood. 73” long & 23” wide. Great project, $60/offer. (3). call LM 228-806-3789

3 & 4 BR Single Family Homes Avail. Now & Aug.


1, 2, & 3BR townhomes avail. in Cooperative. Units starting at $412 - $485/mo. 3BR, 1 bath, 2641 Maverick Water, trash, sewer paid. Lane. Very nice. Has 1 car FIRST MONTH FREE! garage. Available Now. Back patio, CA, hard wood $825/mo. Call 785-842-7644 floors, full bsmt., stove, refrig., W/D hookup, garbage disposal, Reserved parking. On site management & maintenance. 24 hr. emergency maintenance. Membership & Equity Fee Required. 785-842-2545 (Equal Housing Opportunity) 3+BR, 3 bath, on cul-desac. 1,800+ sq. ft., W/D hookup, 2 car garage. No 1, 2, 3BRs NW-SW-SE pets! $1,200/mo. + de$375 to $900/mo. No pets. posit. 2610 Skyview Court, Available Now. Please Lawrence. 816-278-8477 More info. at 785-423-5828

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


4BR, 3Bath, 6 mo. lease, FP, 2 car garage. Great house & location on bus route Avail. Aug. 785-841-3849

108 Woodmoor Court Leavenworth, KS

2BR, 1 bath, laundry rm., 1 car, green space, hardwood floors, on bus route. close to KU, No pets, $700/ mo. Avail. Aug. 1st. 1613 W. 6th Terrace. 785-766-4055 3BR, 2 bath, large pantry, W/D hookup, 2 car garage, quiet NW area. Avail. now. $950/mo. 785-760-3456

4BR, 3 baths, fenced yard, excellent location west of Free State High. $1,450/mo. Heritage Realty 785-841-1412

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$300 Deposit

on all apartments Taking Reservations for Summer or Fall

Area Open Houses Baby & Children's Items

3BR, Prairie Park, high ceilings, 2 full bath, FP, 2 car, What more do you need? $1,100/mo. 785-841-4201

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644 785-842-1069

Chase Court Apts.


Pets ok. 785-842-5227 3BR, 1.5 bath NW of Law2BRs from $550 - $800/mo. rence. Finished attic, lg. 4BR farmhouse $1,200/mo.. yard, lawn care provided. 785-832-8728 / 785-331-5360 $995/mo. 785-331-8909 3&4BRs newer homes. Each: 3BR townhome for $855/mo. 2 or 3 bath, appls., laundry Avail. Aug. FP, walk in clos- room, bsmt., fenced, 2 car, ets, private patios. 1 pet ok. $1,450/mo. 785-423-4228 785-842-3280 (Lawrence, KS) 3BR - 1,700 sq. ft. Perfect for professional or family! 2.5 AVAIL. June & Aug. bath, DW, W/D, refrig., new 3BR, 2 bath, major appls., carpet, fenced yard, storFP, 2 car. 785-865-2505 age shed, 2 car. Yard care 3BR, 2.5 bath, 2 car, CA, gas and monthly maid service No smoking. FP, all appls. + W/D, wood provided. kitchen floors, much more. $1,400/mo. Call 785-550-7501 $895/mo. Awesome area 3BR — 2109 Mitchell, 1 story, near Holcolm Rec center. 1 bath, garage, AC, DW, Avail. June 1. 785-331-5158 W/D hookups. No pets. 4BR - Newer Crestline du- $775/mo. Call 785-841-5797 plexes. 3 bath, all kitchen 3BR, 2 1/2 bath, 1,500 sq. ft. appls. & W/D, 2 car. $1,295 single family home, FP, 2 /mo. No pets. 785-979-2923 car, lots more. $1,200/mo. Call Emma: 913-484-1079


2408 Alabama Studios and 1 & 2 BRs

Walk-in closets, W/D, DW, fitness center, pool, more 4BR, 2 bath, 2716 Harrison 700 Comet Ln. 785-832-8805 Pl. Has FP, all appls., W/D, 2&3BRs Near hospital. Lg., 2 car garage, avail. Aug. 1st. have CA, off-st. parking, on $1,200/mo. 785-766-5103 bus route. 2BR-$550, 3BRCedarwood Apts $750. Aug. 1st 785-550-7325 Apartments, Houses & 2411 Cedarwood Ave. 2-3BRs - 951 Arkansas, for Duplexes. 785-842-7644 Beautiful & Spacious Fall. 2 bath, DW, W/D, CA, * Near campus, bus stop has W/D. $695 - $860/mo. * Laundries on site No pets. Call 785-841-5797 * Near stores, restaurants Half Month FREE 2BR & 3BR, 1310 Kentucky. * Water & trash paid. 3BR bi-level, lg. BRs, 1 car, CA, DW, laundry. Close to 1BRs starting at $400/mo. 2.5 bath, W/D hookup, DW, KU. $595 - $800/mo. Avail. FP, No pets. 2406 Alabama 2BR duplex - start at $550 August. Call 785-842-7644 $825. August. 785-841-5454 4BR duplex - start at $795 2BR — 1017 Illinois. 2 story, 1 bath, CA, DW. $570/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

2BR, 2 bath, all elect., W/D, lots of cabinet space, & cathedral ceiling with skylight . Water & trash paid.

Red Oak Apts.

Bob Billings & Crestline

785-842-4200 2 and 3 Bedroom Apts. & townhomes Available Summer & Fall Close to KU, 3 Bus Stops

FALL Leasing Now & 1 Unit is Avail. Now!

Call 785-842-1524 www.mallardproperties

2340 Murphy Drive Studios and 1 & 2 BRs

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NEW kitchens at the Village! • Pet Friendly • Lg. closets - lg. kitchens • Huge private balconies • Swimming pool • W/D or hookups in some • Studios - 1BR - 2BR - 3BR

2859 Four Wheel Drive

Parkway Terrace

2BR + study, 1.5 bath. High ceilings & FP add extra appeal. E. side area. $685/mo. Inside cat ok. 785-841-4201

Village Square Stonecrest Hanover

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes


2BRs Near KU, $520. On bus route, laundry on-site, Duplexes water/trash paid. No pets. 1BRs - close to downtown & AC Management 785-842-4461 KU, CA, DW, some w/W/D, 1BR duplex near E. K-10 ac$525 - $625/mo. All utils pd. cess. Stove, refrig., off-st. 785-766-0743; 785-749-3794 parking. 1 yr. lease. $410/ mo. No pets. 785-841-4677

3 GREAT Locations


Move In Special: $750/mo.

Studios & 1BRs - Half Block to KU. Some utilities paid. Laundry, off-street parking. Call 785-842-7644

Applecroft Apts. 1/2 off August Rent!

Crescent Heights

2BR - 415 W. 17th, laundry on site, wood floors, off-st. parking, CA. No pets. $550/ mo. Water pd. 785-841-5797

3BR, 1 bath. 831 Tennessee. Newly remodeled. CA, DW, Microwave, W/D, & deck. Lynn Electric is seeking $1,260/mo. 785-842-7644 electricians (2) licensed journeyman for busy serv- 3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st ice dept. Apply in person floor, 1 bath. Avail. Aug. No 1849 E. 1450 Rd. M-F, 8-4. pets. $680/mo. 785-841-5797 No phone calls please.

Apartments Furnished

Apartments Unfurnished

Vase: Antique Amberina stretch art glass floor vase. Eames Era orange-red. 38”tall. Must see, $100. call LM 228-806-3789

Lawn, Garden & Nursery Assorted Irises. Beautiful assortment. Your choice. You come dig - 30/$10. Won’t find this price anywhere! Call 785-312-0346 Char Broil Grill. Gas grill with tank and 2 side shelves. $50. Call 785-393-7772.

Saturday, May 28 8:00-4:00 507 Lancaster Ct.


New/used Yamaha, Seiler, Baldwin, Steinway, Kawai, & more starting at $2888! 800-950-3774

Celebrate Graduation with Mid-America Piano!

EVERY PIANO IS NOW ON SALE! 785-537-3774 Manhattan

FINAL DAYS! Give the gift of music during our Graduation Sale. Now thru May 28th all pianos (over 140!) are on sale! Mid-America Piano - Manhattan. 800-950-3774.

Mid-America Piano’s GRADUATION SALE!

(turn on Peterson behind Hallmark, first right after park on Nigel, curve around to cul-de-sac on left) Clothes, jewelry, furniture, golf clubs, shoes, rugs, dishes, glassware, and much more! 02

CUL-DE-SAC GARAGE SALE MULTI-FAMILY MULTI-GENERATIONAL Very High-Quality Items! Saturday May 28, 7AM.-2PM. Cul-De-Sac at 2916 Westdale Road and 3012 Westdale Place

(Westdale Road is close to West Jr. High, located one block south of Harvard and 15th) Formula for a good deal: (1 family moving) + (3 families downsizing) = great merchandise + great prices + all must go

Furniture dressers, lamps, stands, chairs, other Appliances washer, 800-950-3774 dryer, stove (all perfect) Electronics printers, computer accessories, OVER 85 CLEAN USED TVs PIANOS Music - equipment, cables, stereos, etc. from $488 in Manhattan Clothing - Teen through during Adult, nice quality Mid-America Piano’s Other - Exercise EquipGraduation Piano Sale! ment, Knick Knacks, 785-537-3774 Tools, Suitcases, Electric Turntable: Like new Ion Lawnmower Profile Pro USB Turntable. We are moving and don’t So much more stuff - we want to worry about this. should probably open a Second Hand Shop!! Call 785-766-1792. Grands, Verticals, Digitals too! All pianos up to 50% off!

Farms-Acreage Seriously, too much to list Just So Happens. Iris 3BR Townhome - with garand my wife is giving me tubers for sale. $3.50/ea. age on quiet cul-de-sac. No Douglas Co. / Lecompton “the look” so I need to pets. $800/month. 6 acres to 50 acres - Trees, or 3/$10. Hrs: Thurs./Fri. stop writing and to keep 9-3, Sat. 8-7, Sun 1-4. 20314 785-542-3240, 785-865-8951 moving items to garage. ponds, hilltop view. 20 ac- 235th St. Tonganoxie, Dave res w/sm. home. Owner 3BR duplex, 2 bath & Meri O’Hare, $880/mo, 2BR, 1½ bath at finance. $365 - $1,295/mo. 913-845-0914. 04 Call Joe @ 785-633-5465 $755/mo. South Park sub2 DAY-SPRING Patio Umbrella: division. Call 785-423-4228 7.5 ft., SALE! green floral with tilt, $35. Spacious 1, 2, & 3 BRs Cash only. Please call Yamaha Electric Organ Income Property Yamaha Electric Organ 1 W/D hookups, Pets OK 785-841-7062. Friday - May 27, octave foot petal 2 key GREAT SPECIALS 5pm - 8pm Saturday Top Soil, rich off the farm. board 27’’ X 46’’. ExcelCedar Hill Apts. - May 28, 8am - 2pm Delivered. Please call lent condition. $100 or 913-417-7200, 785-841-4935 best offer. Call 913-441-8262/913-636-8458 785-550-7010 Investments- nice 2BR du1013 Congressional Office Space plex in S. Lawrence Yard Cart, 1000 lb. capacCourt, Lawrence $132,000. Lg. commercial ity, $50. Please call for TV-Video bldg. 23rd & Haskell Ave. more info, (785) 832-0734 Luxury Office Suites Avail. Unique Items, Personal Priced for quick sale. SW Lawrence, up to 3,000 sq. ft. DIRECTV DEALS! FREE Treasures, Antiques, Theno R.E. 785-843-1811 785-633-5465 Movie Channels for 3 mos Painted Furniture, Quartz Machinery-Tools www.lawrencespacefor starting at $29.99 for 24 Crystals, Chimes, mos -210+ Channels+FREE work, Plants, Flower Vacation Property Electric brake assemblies DIRECTV CINEMA plus, Pots, Rugs and many Dexter 10 x 2 with drum s Office Space Available more interesting items. 5/4.5”. Set of four. Used Free Installation! Limited SELL/RENT YOUR at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy. but plenty of thickness on time only. New Cust only. TIMESHARE FOR CASH!!! 785-841-4785 magnets. Set of 4. $60. 1-866-528-5002 promo code 04 Our Guaranteed Services 34933 Please call 785-331-7022 will Sell/ Rent Your UnPrivate - west (Bob Bilused Timeshare for lings) location. 360 sq. ft., Miter Saw: Rockwell, 9 inch CASH! Over $95 Million $295/utils pd. 785-841-9933 $40. Please call for more Dollars offered in 2010! info 785-832-0734 (800)640-6886 Retail & Saturday 7-11AM only Medical Commercial Space 1513 Brink Court in Foxfire division Equipment 1311 Wakarusa - office Boys clothes size 3T-5T, space available. 200 sq. ft. DONATE YOUR VEHICLE Retons of toys, teenage girl - 6,000 sq. ft. For details ceive $1000 GROCERY COU- Lawrence clothes & men’s clothes, call 785-842-7644 PON. UNITED BREAST CANcouches, coffee table, CER FOUNDATION. Free 02 electric tools, antique Mammograms, Breast Warehouse Space pew benches, lots of Cancer Info Garage sale children’s DVDs, Lego taFREE Towing, Tax DeductiWarehouse avail. 3,200 sq. Multi family: ble, train table, too much ble, Non-Runners Acft. warehouse at 2200 Dela- Antiques to mention. cepted. 1- 877-632-GIFT ware. 350 sq. ft. office. 12’ 2901 Stratford Road, overhead door. All new Table: Solid oak 42” pedesWalkers, Commode and 08 tal table, $99. Please call electrical, 3 phase. Large Friday, May 27th, more information. canes. New walker $50; outside storage yard. for 9:00am-6:00pm, New commode $50, 2 roll785-207-0944 $1,400/mo. 785-423-6687 Saturday May 28th, ing walkers $30, each, 2 ca7:00am-1:00pm. Antique wood dresser: $99. nes $10, each. 785-841-3666 after 6pm. leave message please call for more inforPier1 bistro table, slate mation. 785-207-0944 Fri & Sat top w/2 chairs, wicker May 27 & 28 Miscellaneous chairs, wicker shelf, side 7AM-? chair, rocking chair, anArts-Crafts 55 Gallon Steel Drum cra- tique oak dresser dle w/3” poly casters. 26th & Atchison w/mirror, teak floor Alto’s Quilt Cut. For cutting (Directions: West of fabric used to make quilts. Heavy gauge steel con- lamps, prints, oil and Holcom Park on 26th to Area Open Houses Base, cutting mat, clamp, struction up to 600lb. cap. water paintings from Paris, silver serving platcorner of Atchison Ave. guide, adjustable gauge. $65. call LM 228-806-3789 ters, silver punch bowl, Watch for signs) Original box. Excellent Advertise your product or silver tea set, serving condition. $35 785-749-2557 service nationwide or by pieces bar stools, from Germany, Furniture, region in over 10 million kitchen wooden corner bench items, microBaby & Children's households in North wave, curtains, silk flowOPEN Sun., 2-4pm with a basket, bedding America’s best suburbs! ers, hammocks, 5x7 rug, 823 Arkansas, Lawrence king & twin, dishes, a Items Place your classified ad in toys, train table w/trains By owner, 2BR home walkdish set with apple deing distance to KU & Mass Graco Pack ‘n Play with over 750 suburban news- and sign, old records, books, track, toy box, St. New kitchen & bath, Owl Theme. It has no papers just like this one. pack’nplay, Schwin bike, clothing exersaucer, garage, fenced in back stains or wear and comes Call Classified Avenue at albums from 60, 70, 80’s, and shoes in small to or go to flower pots, floral aryard. $124,000. Stop by or from a smoke-free home. 888-486-2466 large sizes, and lots of call for appt. 785-313-4752 families stuff. rangements. Call 785-766-1792.

Garage Sale

Neighbor’s garage sale

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Adult Care Provided Caregiver For Your Loved One. 24/7 or live in. 20yrs. exp. Prof. ref. Call Yvonne 785-393-3066

Air Conditioning

Automotive Services Westside 66 & Car Wash

Full Service Gas Station 100% Ethanol-Free Gasoline Auto Repair Shop - Automatic Car Washes Starting At Just $3 2815 W 6th St | 785-843-1878 http://lawrencemarketplace.c om/westside66


Events/ Entertainment


General Services

Home Improvements

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

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Carpet Cleaning

(785) 550-1565

1388 N 1293 Rd, Lawrence


Financial Guttering Services

Kansas Carpet Care, Inc.

Your locally owned and operated carpet and upholstery cleaning company since 1993! • 24 Hour Emergency Water Damage Services Available By Appointment Only


Insurance Auto-Home- BusinessLife- Health Dennis J. Donnelly Insurance Inc. 913-268-5000 11211 Johnson Dr.

Bankruptcy, Tax Negotiation, Foreclosure Defense - Call for Free consultation. Cloon Legal Services 888-845-3511 “We are a federally designated debt relief agency.”

Automotive Sales Automotive Sales



Over 600 Quality Pre-owned Vehicles 100% Customer Service is our focus! (785) 856-8889

Automotive Services

A New Transmission Is Not Always The Fix. It Could Be A Simple Repair. Now, Real Transmission Checkouts Are FREE! Call Today 785-843-7533

Wood Laminate! Tile & Vinyl! “UNDER A BUCK A FOOT” Jennings’ Floor Trader 3000 Iowa - 841-3838 Buy with confidence!


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Over 25 yrs. exp. Licensed & Insured

Decks, deck covers, pergolas, screened porches, and all types of repairs.

Looking for Something Creative? Call Billy Construction Decks, Fences, Etc. Insured. (785) 838-9791

Family Owned & Operated

Linoleum, Carpet, Ceramic, Hardwood, Laminate, Porcelain Tile. Estimates Available 1 mile North of I-70. m/martin_floor_covering


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

Topsoil Clean, Fill Dirt 913-724-1515

Rich Black Top Soil No Chemicals Machine Pulverized Pickup or Delivery

Serving KC over 40 years 913-962-0798 Fast Service


Hite Collision Repair

“If you want it done right, take it to Hite.” Auto Body Repair Windshield & Auto Glass Repair 3401 W 6th St (785) 843-8991 http://lawrencemarketpl

Heating & Cooling CONCRETE INC Your local foundation repair specialist! Waterproofing, Basement, & Crack Repair

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


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

K’s Tire

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

Need tires, A/C check or alignment?

Lawrence Automotive Diagnostics


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

Foundation Repair Mudjacking, waterproofing. We specialize in Basement Repair & pressure Grouting, Level & Straighten Walls, & Bracing on Walls. B.B.B. FREE ESTIMATES Since 1962 WAGNER’S 785-749-1696


1-888-326-2799 Toll Free Decorative & Regular concrete drives, walks, & patios. 42 yrs. exp. Jayhawk Concrete 785-979-5261

Driveways, Parking Lots, Paving Repair, Sidewalks, Garage Floors, Foundation Repair 785-843-2700 Owen 24/7

Staining & Engraving Existing Concrete

Custom Decorative Patterns

Patios, Basements, Garage Floors, Driveways 785-393-1109

Roger, Kevin or Sarajane

Recycle Your Furniture

• UPHOLSTERY • REFINISH • REPAIR • REGLUE • WINDOW FASHIONS Quality Since 1947 Murphy Furniture Service 785-841-6484 409 E. 7th http://lawrencemarketplace. com/murphyfurniture

Garage Doors

Fast Quality Service

Commercial &Residential 24 hour Service

For all your Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing needs

Serving the Douglas & Franklin county areas

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

Landscape Cleanup Spring cleanup and mulch Weekly weeding available CheapScapes 785-979-4727

Low Maintenance Landscape, Inc.

1210 Lakeview Court, Innovative Planting Design Construction & Installation

Apply at Or Call (785) 842-1515 BETTER WORK BETTER LIFE adecco

Temporary or Contract Staffing Evaluation Hire, Direct Hire Professional Search Onsite Services (785) 749-7550 1000 S Iowa, Lawrence KS xpress

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

Since 1982

Specializing in: Residential & Commercial Tearoffs Asphalt & Fiberglass Shingling Cedar Shake Shingles arrison_roofing


Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs

“When You’re Ready, We’re Reddi” •Sales •Service •Installations •Free Estimate on replacements all makes & models Commercial Residential Financing Available

Free Estimates

Insurance Work Welcome

785-764-9582 mclaughlinroofing

24 emergency service Missouri (816) 421-0303 Kansas (913) 328-4437 Re-Roofs: All Types Roofing Repairs Siding & Windows FREE Estimates (785) 749-0462


Leaks, Flashing, Masonry. Residential, Commercial References, Insured.

KW Service 785-691-5949


Accessible and General Public Transportation We provide door-to-door transportation as well as many additional services to residents of Douglas County living with disabilities. Call to schedule a ride: 843-5576 or 888-824-7277 Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 3:30 pm We ask for $2.00 each way. Even if you don’t have a disability and you live outside the Lawrence City limits, we can help. Funded in part by KDOT Public Transit Program


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Complete interior & exterior painting Siding replacement

785-766-2785 Free Estimates Fully Insured inside-out-paint

Int/Ext/Specialty Painting Siding, Wood Rot & Decks

Kate, 785-423-4464

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

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

Interior/Exterior Painting

Mural Painting Artist will paint Decorative Murals on the walls of your home or business. With your ideas I will create something to admire for years.

Call, text or email 785-248-9572 To see if your lawn qualifies

A+ Lawn Mowing

Affordable + Reliable Quality mowing & trimming 785-979-4727

Green Grass Lawn Care

15 yrs exp, Mowing, Yard Clean-up, Tree Trimming, Snow Removal All jobs considered. 15% Sr. Discount. 785-312-0813, 785-893-1509

Big/Small Jobs

Git-R-Done Repairs Home, Barns, Sheds, Roofing, Painting, Siding Call Jeff 785-393-5201

Mowing CleanUp Tree Trimming Plant Bed Maint.

Int. & Ext. Remodeling All Home Repairs Mark Koontz

Bus. 913-269-0284

MLS - Mowing or 1 Time w/Out Contracts Res/Com. Spring Cleanup, Fertilizer, Mulch-Stone, Tree Trimming, Removal, Etc. 785-766-2821 Free est. Clockwork! Honest & Dependable Mow~Trim~Sweep~Hedges Steve 785-393-9152 Lawrence Only

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

Recycling Services

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

12th & Haskell Recycle Center, Inc. No Monthly Fee - Always been FREE! Cash for all Metals We take glass! 1146 Haskell Ave, Lawrence 785-865-3730

Lonnie’s Recycling Inc. Buyers of aluminum cans, all type metals & junk vehicles. Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. 8-4, 501 Maple, Lawrence. 785-841-4855 lonnies


Riffel Painting Co. 913-585-1846

Repairs and Services

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

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

Locally owned & operated.

Free estimates/Insured.

Siding Installation New Construction, Repair, Replace, Painting Windows, Doors, Remodeling

FREE Estimates Licensed & Insured (785) 312-0581

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Tree/Stump Removal Arborscapes Tree Service Tree trimming & removal Ks Arborists Assoc. Certified Licensed & Insured. 785-760-3684


Trimmed, Shaped, Removed Shrubs, Fenceline Cleaned

No Job Too Small Free Est. Lic. Lic. & Ins.

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

Mobile Enviro-Wash LTD 785-842-3030 Free Quote

Pet Services


Chris Tree Service 20yrs. exp. Trees trimmed, cut down, hauled off. Free Est. Ins. & Lic. 913-631-7722, 913-301-3659

Fredy’s Tree Service

cutdown• trimmed• topped Licensed & Insured. 14 yrs experience. 913-441-8641 913-244-7718

Shamrock Tree Service

We Specialize in Fine Pruning If you value your tree for its natural shape and would like to retain its health and beauty in the long term, call on us!


Marty Goodwin 785-979-1379 Love’s Lawncare Free Estimates and Quality Service Senior Discounts call Danny 785-220-3925

2449 B Iowa St. 785-842-1595

M-F 9-6, Th 9-8, Sat 9-4 CLASSES FORMING NOW Servicing Most Model Sewing MAGILL PLUMBING Machines, Sergers & Vacs • Water Line Services www.lawrencemarketplace. • Septic Tanks / Laterals com/bobsbernina 913-721-3917 Free Estimates Licensed Insured.

Quality Work Over 20 yrs. exp.

Cindy/Richard 785-418-8426

Dependable Service

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


Call Lyndsey 913-422-7002

$20 Lawns


Home Repair Services Interior/Exterior Carpentry, Plumbing, Windows, Doors Wood Rot Repair, & more. 35 yrs. exp. Free est. 913-636-1881/913-583-1624


Sewing and Vacuum Center

Siding Services


Insured 20 yrs. experience

Sewing Service & Repair

Inside - Out Painting Service

Mowing-10% off 1st Mo. Landscape Installation Monthly Maintenance, Sod, Mulch, Retaining walls For details 785-856-5566

No Job Too Big or Small

A. B. Painting & Repair Int/ext. Drywall, Tile, Siding, Wood rot, & Decks 30 plus yrs. Refs. Free Est. Al 785-331-6994

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Earthtones Landscape & Lawn, LLC.

Decks Drywall Siding Gutters Privacy Fencing Doors Trim

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

Home Improvements

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

• Garage Doors • Openers • Service • Installation

Eagles Lodge

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

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

Flower Beds, Mulching, Mowing, Weedeating, Pruning & Retaining walls. Noe Singleterry 913-585-1450

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Quality work at a fair price!

Air Conditioning/ & Heating/Sales & Srvs.


Employment Services

Computer too slow? Viruses/Malware? Need lessons? Questions? or 785-979-0838

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


Time For Change

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

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

Call 785-393-1647

Garrison Roofing

Weddings • Graduations Fine Art • Family Portraits Event Photography Commercial Photography Capturing Life... One frame at a time 785-841-6280

Quality work at a fair price!

Electric & Industrial Supply Pump & Well Drilling Service



Piano-Voice-Keyboard Lessons in your home. 16 yrs. exper. Day/eve hrs. avail. Call Gwen at 785-393-4845

Motors - Pumps Complete Water Systems

We’re There for You!

Music Lessons

12 years experience. Reasonable rates. References available


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

Foundation Repair

602 E 9th St | 785-843-4522

Business & Residential Cleaning Home Staging Experienced, References Call TODAY (785) 979-1135



House Cleaner

For All Your Battery Needs

15yr. locally owned and operated company. Professionally trained staff. We move everything from fossils to office and household goods. Call for a free estimate. 785-749-5073 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/starvingartist

1-888-326-2799 Toll Free

Dave’s Construction


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



Martin Floor Covering

Stacked Deck


- Full Service Caterer Specializing in smoked meats & barbeque - Corporate Events, Private Parties, WeddingsOn-Site Cooking Available

Christensen Floor Care LLC. Wood, Tile, Carpet, Concrete, 30 yrs. exp. 785-842-8315 http://lawrencemarketplace.c om/christensenfloorcare

Call 913-209-4055

for Free estimates or go to

Oakley Creek Catering

Bryant Collision Repair Mon-Fri. 8AM-6PM We specialize in Auto Body Maudie’s In-Home Daycare Repair, Paintless Dent (Tonganoxie/McLouth Repair, Glass Repair, area) 816-536-2861 & Auto Accessories. Mon.-Fri. 6:30-5:00 785-843-5803 Lic. & First Aid Cert. Creative Minds bryant-collision-repair Summer Enrollment - ages 18 mo. to 7 yrs. Spanish & Buying Junk & Sign Language avail. SRS Repairable Vehicles. approved. 785-218-7173 Cash Paid. Free Tow. U-Call, We-Haul! Call 785-633-7556 Cleaning

Family Owned & Operated for 37 Years Domestic & Foreign Expert Service 630 Connecticut St



Child Care Provided

Dale and Ron’s Auto Service

Decks & Fences

• Decks • Gazebos • Framing • Siding • Fences • Additions • Remodel • Weatherproofing & Staining Insured, 20 yrs. experience. 785-550-5592

BBB Accredited A+

Complete Roofing

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

Call 785-841-0809

Haul Free: Salvageable items. Minimum charge: other moving/hauling jobs. Also Maintenance/Cleaning for home/business, inside/out plumbing / electrical & more. 785-841-6254

Flooring Installation




Summer Mowing or 1 Time 15+ Years Experience & Dependable! Also do yard work & some hauling. Call Harold 785-979-5117



785-766-7700 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/allcore Find us on Facebook Pine Landscape Center 785-843-6949

Your Local Lawrence Bank

Carpets & Rugs

Matt Hecker - the man to see at Briggs Auto! FREE AUTO APPRAISAL Retail & Commercial Subaru Nissan Ram Jeep Chrysler Dodge New Nissan NV Commercial Van

Hail & Wind Storm Specialists

We Work With Your Insurance Inspections are FREE

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

Retired Carpenter, Deck Repairs, Home repairs: Int. & Ext., Doors, Handrails, Windows, Stairs, Siding, Wood Rot, Power wash 785-766-5285

All Your Banking Needs


Big Selection of

Allcore Roofing & Restoration

Roofs, Guttering, Windows, Siding, & Interior Restoration

1783 E 1500 Rd, Lawrence

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• Mowing • Spring/Fall Clean-up • Irrigation • Chemical Applications FREE ESTIMATES 785-865-2724

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


Serving JO, WY & LV 913-488-9976

Pet Services


Steve’s Place

NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!

Air Conditioning Heating/Plumbing

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

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


“Call for a Free Home Demo” Adorable Animal Designs Full Service Grooming All Breeds & Sizes Including Cats! Flea & Tick Solutions

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



785-842-7118 dorableanimaldesign

Complete Roofing Services Professional Staff Quality Workmanship http://lawrencemarketplac



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Garage Sale


Saturday, May 28th 7-12. 1505A Legend Trail Drive Lawrence, KS 66047

318 Clayton Ct. Fri. 5/27 - 7:30-2:00 Sat: 5/28 - 7:00-2:00


Saturday & Sunday 7:30AM-?

(just off Wakarusa)

724 New York

Everything must go! Botanic garden dishes, 47” LCD TV, 2 queen size beds available, dresser, desk, leather reclingin sofa, and other misc.

Furniture, household goods, electronics, and much misc. 14


Spring Clearout Sale


MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE SALE Saturday, May 28, 7:00-12:00 1813 Carmel Drive

Kids clothes and shoes, girls 3-10 years, boys 12-16 years, mens and womens clothes, desk, dresser set, organizer bin, sm. girls bike, boys bike, electric volkswagen beetle riding car, toys and books, disney scooter, paint easel, vhs tapes, household items, king down comforter and duvet. Don’t miss this one! 07

Garage Moving Sale Thursday 5/26 Saturday 5/28 8am - 3pm 3008 W 27th St., just west of Lawrence Ave on 27th

Lots of items: coffee and end table, car seat and jogging stroller, Sony TV, office desk and chair, maternity clothes, bar stools 08

Garage Sale

Sat. 9-12 2808 Lawrence Ave.

Couch, headboard, coffee table, throw pillows, plants, yarn, guitar, spiral plant stand, oak ent. ctr, small oak chests, old oak china cabinet, tools, round table, lamps, black antique straight chair, child’s antique kitchen cabinet, small rocker, stereo and speakers, Tommy Bahama long and short sleeve shirts size 2XL lots of those, and much misc. 08

Garage Sale Saturday 7-11 AM 2809 Harrison Place Sale is Sat., May 28, 7-11 only. Indoor and outdoor furniture, bookshelves, toys, mens, womens, baby, toddler, maternity clothing, shoes, home decor, counted cross-stitch patterns and more! Everything must go! 2809 Harrison Place (near 31st St) 09

From Vintage to New Estate & Moving Sale

2618 Alabama Lawrence Thurs, May 26

7 am - 1 pm & 3 pm - 6 pm

Friday, May 27

7 am - 1 pm & 3 pm - 6 pm

Saturday, May 28 7 am - 1pm

From vintage to new Women’s size 2X clothing, Mantis tiller, Craftmatic flexible bed, Schwinn Airdyne exercise bike, Books, Bedding, Furniture, Sewing & craft items, Canning jars, Dishes & kitchen items, Wilton cake pans, Cake boards - various shapes, Stained glass craft pieces. See what .25 will buy Sat. 1 pm - 3 pm 1/2 price 09

Friday May 27, 12-5 Saturday May 28, 9-4

2239 Massachusetts Street

25 years of collecting to be sold in 1 weekendfurniture, electronics, and numerous household items. Antiques: Victrola, wardrobe, coffee table, Victorian chairs, vintage games, Housewares: home dcor, 2 drawing tables, stereo equipment, VCRs, TV, stoneware, white Williams-Sonoma 12-place setting dishes, small kitchen appliances, Clothing: womens shoes, womens clothing, mens clothing, designer handbags, Collectibles: Grandma’s bell collection, mom’s pitcher collection, other collectibles, Miscellaneous: books, holiday items, stuffed animals, VHS collectibles, vinyl albums, music CDs, luggage Jayhawk basketball memorabilia: 1988 season newspapers (regular season, NCAA Tournament); 1991 newspapers (regular season, NCAA Tournament); 1993 newspapers (regular season, NCAA Tournament); Media guides1988-1998 inclusive; signed team basketballs from 1991, 1992, 1993; all KU items subject to prior sale, will consider offers for entire lot. Many other items as well. No early callers. 14

Queen size bed, end tables, handmade jewelry, girls clothing, shoes, toys, books & more! 16

We have a little bit of everything! Adult shoes and clothing sizes S-2X, kid’s clothes and toys, furniture, household goods, vintage LPs, DVDs, jewelry, Christmas trees, the pet steps you meant to buy from that infomercial, and all kinds of things that we don’t want but you will.

Garage/Estate Sale Friday 5-8PM. & Saturday 7-2PM.

3800 Brush Creek Dr.

Take Crossgate Dr. about 4 blocks south of 23rd St., No checks, please bring cash and a truck or van to carry home your treasures! Contents of parents duplex, plus more items from family members. Huge variety from furniture to antiques to envelopes! Sofa, 2 upholstered chairs, coffee table, TV, round glass topped kitchen table and 4 chairs, washer & dryer, upright freezer, dining room table w/6 chairs, mid-century hutch, 2 complete bedroom sets w/full sized beds, assorted end tables, shelves, storage cabinets, lamps, plant stands, phonograph & radio, microwave, tons of kitchen stuff, complete set of Pfaltzgraff Aura stoneware, pots and pans, pyrex, corningware, flatware, teapots, collectibles, royal ruby glassware, Frankoma pottery, collector cups & saucers, zillions of picture frames, books, office supplies, toys, games, leaf blower, weedeater, hedge trimmer, yard & other tools, planters, coolers, many Christmas decorations, vintage and modern costume jewelry, boxes of 50s & 60s record albums, fans, womens dresses, skirts, jackets size 14 plus. SO MUCH MORE we are still sorting out! New stuff added Saturday. 17

Garage Sale

627 N. Pennycress Saturday 5/28 only. 7am - 2pm.

Multi-Family Sale Fri 5/27 - Sat 5/28, 7 am - noon. 816 W. 24th St. behind Laird Noller on 23rd.

Yard Sale 1625 Haskell 8AM-1PM Friday and Saturday

Girl clothes, toys, furniture, treadmill, mens 3X 4X clothes, womens clothes and shoes, books, plenty of stuff!!!! Everything must go! 17

GARAGE SALE Fri. & Sat. May 27 & 28 8-2PM. 3512 Eagle Pass Ct.

(Directions: from 6th & Kasold, go north to Tillerman go around roundabout and go north on Eagle Pass Drive and then to Eagle Pass Court at bottom of the hill) 25 fishing reels, tools and misc.


FINAL LIVING ESTATE SALE 9-5 Sat., Sun., Mon. 1152 E. 1500 Rd. Don’t miss it! Everything must go. Partial list includes: freezer, furniture, solid oak TV armoir, high end windsor chairs reduced to $50/ea. High end kids clothes, Baby Gap, Gymboree and more. Loads of educational and developmental toys. Many tools of all types. Queen size bed. Two antique doors made into a headboard. Kitchen items and wine cooler. Solid oak desk (orig. $1600, now $100). Enjoy your holiday and find new treasures. Haskell turns into 1500 Rd. at the wetlands. Cross Wakarusa River, third house on the left.

Huge sale


Fri. Sat. and Sun. 8-5pm Video games for Wii, Gamecube, Xbox, Xbox 360, PS, PS2, and nintendo DS. Xbox 360 system, gamecube system, computer and computer games. We have everything you need for a real horse..tack, 2 saddles including a bareback saddle, pads, bits, halters etc.. and even the horse. 1914 Antique phonograph with records, seasonal decorations, patio furniture, tools, TV, VHS tapes, DVDs, Books, Computer parts, 11ft Trampoline, 55 gallon fish tank and 30 gallon fish tank with stand, fish coral, computer desks, working hospital bed, Child sized wheelchair, Small adult disposable briefs, Womens clothes sz 4-10, mens clothes sz XL and 36/30, Boys clothes for all seasons sizes 4 all the way to 16, and of coarse lots of toys and stuffed animals

MULTI FAMILY YARD SALE Friday and Saturday May 27 & 28, 9AM-4PM 1310 N 1941 Diagonal Road. ( 3/4 mile West of Midland Curve on Highway 24/59.)

XL dog kennel, horse tack, misc. horse items, Western saddle, Hunt seat saddle, Heatmate kerosene heater, Soleus portable A/C-heater, French drain channels w/cover grids, draperies, lace curtains, Hobnail pitcher & glasses, bell collection, antique dishes, misc. household items, wedding decorations, boys clothing (newborn to 2T), children & womens clothes (all sizes), Travel System (carseat, 2 bases and a stroller), bouncey seat, Pro-Form 520 treadmill, Soloflex workout machine, sewing materials, beer & alcohol collectors signs & other alcohol display items, hamster cage w/extra supplies. Lots of other items, too many to list. If you don’t see it, just ask.

Huge Yard Sale May 26, 27, 28 8AM-5PM. http://www.facebook. com/pages/MarshallRoad-Band/ 360153478552 1097 E. 1200 Road Lawrence 66047 Camping equipment, Home Electronics, Vintage Board games, magazines, chain saws, Dunelt bike, vintage LPs, Rockola Jukebox (project), Mandolin, Marshall 4x12 anniversary cabinet, Peavey Classic 30, Classic 50, Rocktron Wedge speakers, misc. speakers, 4-space SKB w/powerstrip, 3D animation magazines, VHS tapes, 1-1/2 tp 3 inch bamboo poles, new glass shelving/polished edges, Corian scraps, mini Cooper-S bra & misc. parts, exercise equipment, Mother Earth News, Pre-formed garden pond insert, 50 gal. terrarium, Aquarium stands, much more.

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Two Family Garage Sale Fri. & Sat. May 27 & 28 8 to dark 1065 E 1000 Rd Clothing, furniture, house goods, tools, powermatic table saw model#70, Craftsman 10” radial saw,

Something for everyone!

at 17361 3rd St.

4 miles North of Lawrence off Wellman rd please call 785.832.1279 for directions.





Haskell Ave

4807 Innsbrook Drive.

Garage Sale



W 6th St




Louisiana St

Sat. 9-5pm. Sun. 9-2pm.


Kirby Vacuum, Queen Bed, Dresser, Sofa, Desk, Book Shelf, TV Stand, Chairs, Energy-Efficient Curtains XBox360, Playstation2, Games, Laptop Backpacks, DVD player, Wireless Router, Printer, Hand-held Vacuum, Shredder, Alarm Clocks, Extension Cords, Lamps Baby Crib, Stroller, Bottle Warmer, Humidifier, Child-proof Gates, Baby toys: Jumperoo, Bumbo, Carry-along Swing Electric Griddle, Dinner Set, Pots & Pans, Knives Stationary, Sleeping Bag, Storage Boxes, Rugs, Mats, Yankee Candles, Exercise Pad And a lot of FREE Giveaways You can also contact us at 785-766-1584


Iowa St

Moving Sale

Friday, May 27th: 7am-1pm & 4pm-7pm Saturday, May 28th: 7am-1pm & 4pm-7pm Sunday, May 29th: 7am-1pm & 4pm-7pm Monday, May 30th: 7am-11am

Kasold Dr


Peterson Rd

Wakarusa Dr

2 pair men’s slacks size 38, some womens clothing size 10-14, good 19 in. RCA TV $20, Books with copyright dates from 1800-present. Lots of Coca-Cola memorabilia. Car radio, battery charger. Many household items. 6’ step ladder, tools, nuts/bolts, too numerous to mention.

445 Eisenhower Drive, Lawrence 66049 (close to 6th & Wakarusa)

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Garage Sale Fri and Sat, 8AM-1PM 4017 Parkway Ct.


Folks Rd

Furniture, lawn/garage items, clothing, etc

Years of accumulated excellent quality items for the home & family including child’s dresser/changing table, lamps, twin headboard & frame, bedding for young girls bed (Laura Ashley prints), some housewares, boom boxes, women’s sz. 12-16 suits & casual, men’s ex. lg. suit jackets, TONS of hardly worn girl’s clothing age 13-18, golf clubs, toys for all ages, baby/kids clothes, baby swing, children & teen books, roller blade sets for child & adult, old-fashioned schools desk, American Girl doll clothes & accessories, Barbie clothes & accessories, other dolls; lots of miscellaneous toys for boys and girls; more items on Saturday and reduced prices. We’re still finding stuff.



Used appliance and Furniture Sale Saturday, May 28 8am-12NOON 1504 E. 800th RD. Directions: Hwy 40 west to East 800, south to 1504 E 800th. Rd. Double oven $75, small cabinet refrigerator $35, computer desks $50-$100, exceutive desk $125, chest of drawers $75, ATT routers $40, and electronics.

Kansas City Garage Sale

Boats-Water Craft 2002 21ft Bayliner 2150, 5.0L V8, new custom cover, 3 blade stainless steel prop., one owner, all maintenance records avail., trailer 2002 Escort w brakes and spare tire, KU Cadillac 2008 CTS blue bimini top & white AWD, Cadillac Certified, standard top, $12,500. Call heated & cooled seats, Bob at 785-845-6064 sunroof, alloy wheels, Bose sound, navigation, On Star, and more. RV's Stk#131222 only $24949.00. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2001 Dutchman 25 FT Fifth Wheel with Slide out. This RV is in great condition. Options: nice awning, two 30lb propane bottles, fridge, microwave, stove, full bed up front, pull out couch in slide out, full bath, lots of storage, wired for TV with antenna, good tires.

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

Chevroelt 2007 HHR LT FWD 4CYL 5SP, Great Gas mileage at 30MPG, One owner, PWR equipment, cruise control, AM/FM/XM/CD Radio, leather! ONLY $10,784.00 STK#566532 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Chrysler PT Touring, Auto, A/C, 45k, $9,888

Chevrolet 2008 Equinox LS, AWD, very clean with lots of equipment, On Star, alloy wheels, dual air bags, cruise control. V6, STK#506411 ONLY $12,954 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Chrysler PT Touring, Auto, A/C, 45k, $9,888

2323 N 68th Street Kansas City, KS

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358


Selling the overflow from moving

CADILLAC 2006 DTS Luxury II, Leather heated/cooled seats, Remote start, On Star, All power equip, and much more. Only $15,741.00 STK#614861. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Large variety of misc. household furnishings, decor, & kitchen items, a little bit of clothing, no children’s items, some furniture (including computer desk & file cabinets), and more.

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

Cadillac 2008 DTS Luxury III one owner, heated & cooled seats, leather, Chevrolet 2008 Impala FWD sunroof, heated steering LT Leather heated seats, wheel and all the luxury ABS, Rear spoiler, alloy that you expect from wheels, On Star, GM CertiCadillac plus it Cadillac fied, XM Radio, and affordCertified!! Stk#13308 able only $15,812 only $26,995.00 STK#18910. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

May 26, 27 & 28 8AM - 5PM

Just north Parallel parkway - east of I-435. Address is close to Painted Hills Golf Course

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

2007 Ford F150 Crew Cab Short bed, leather, sunroof, tonneau cover, loaded, 64k, $24,995

Chevrolet 2008 Malibu LTZ V6, leather heated seats, sunroof, traction control, remote start, 18” alloy wheels, On Star, power pedals, GM Certified, stk#15640 only $18745.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2010 Ford Focus Driving back and forth to KC or Topeka? Want a good fuel economy? This is your car. The seating position is high & commanding and cabin access is easy. Remainder of factory warranty $16,988

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

Lecompton Large Country Sale

1951 Chevrolet Hi-Boy 4x4 Well built 454CI bored to 468CI. Fun Driver with all the looks. $12,488

Friday & Saturday 8-4 1609 E. 318 Road Lecompton, Ks

All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 Call 888-239-5723 Today.

(Directions: 1/2 mile east of Stull, and north on 318. Follow Signs. From Lawrence, turn off Hwy 40 to 442, also known as Stull Road. Your will not be disappointed - it is worth the drive!!) Household, lots of kids toys, area rugs, furniture, guy stuff, clothes, and lots & lots of misc.



GET YOUR CAR COVERED From the tires to the roof from Bumper to Bumper.. 0% FINANCING AVAILABLE on all service cotnracts. NO CREDIT CHECKS! CALL FOR DETAILS. 785-843-5200 ASK FOR ALLEN



Huge 3 Family Garage Sale

clothes of all ages and sizes, toys, knick knacks, holiday items, furniture, and more! You name it, we’ve got it! Come see, Come shop!!!

2001 Buick Park Ave 2 owner, 78k, tint, leather, heated seats, smooth riding,$7000. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2007 Chevy Malibu LTZ, Fully loaded. Black in color, 3.5L V6, Gorgeous car! Extra clean, $11,999, you have to come see and drive this vehicle. Call Joe McNair to make an appointment. 877-328-8161 Stock # 110676B 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062


All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 Call 888-239-5723 Today.

2009 Dodge Challenger RT Black, Hemi, Roof 30k miles $28,995

Cadillac 2008 STS AWD this is complete luxury and sport all in one! Heated & cooled seats, sunroof, traction control, alloy wheels, navigation, On Star, Bose sound and more!! Stk#15141 only $23949. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

23500 W. 72nd Terrace, Shawnee 66227

2005 Ford Focus Saleen Stage II, leather, M5 Tranny, Race Wing, Mag Wheels, Tint Glass, Only 74k $8988

DON’T SEE WHAT YOU WANT? Give us a call we can help you find it! DALE WILLEY AUTOMOTIVE, JUST ASK FOR DOUG 785-843-5200

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

Buick 2008 Lucerne CXL 3.8 V6, leather, heated, memory seats, ABS, remote start, On Star, rear parking assist, GM certified, stk#11431 only $20,995.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Fri. & Sat. May 27 & 28 8-4 Sun May 29 9-3

(Directions: Vicinity of Shawnee Mission Pkwy and K7)

CHEVY 2008 IMPALA FWD LT Leather heated seats, ABS, rear spoiler, alloy wheels, On Star, GM certified, XM radio and affordable only $16,995.00 STK#18910 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Cadillac 2006 STS AWD Luxury pkg, ABS, Sunroof, leather, heated & cooled seats, Navigation, On Star, Cd changer, Bose Sound, and more. Only $18,995. STK#126942 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

4420 US Hwy 24, Grantville, KS Lots of stuff: furniture, antiques, household goods, fitness equipment, electronics, tools, clothing, books, movies, games and more. Just off Hwy 24 and just east of KOA Road, north side of the Hwy.

Cadillac 2007 STS AWD Luxury Pkg, Cadillac Certified, sunroof, leather heated memory seats, alloy wheels, Bose sound, On Star, Navigation, CD changer, Adaptive cruise AND MORE! ONLY $26,844. STK#476201. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chrysler 2009 Sebring FWD, 4cyl., 30MPG, cruise control, power equipment. GREAT for Commuting. STK#17180, ONLY $11,741. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chrysler 2007 300 C, One owner, sunroof, leather heated seats, 20” alloy wheels, V8 HEMI, ONLY $19,744. STK#14994. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.comD ale Willey 785-843-5200

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

2005 Dodge Magnum RT Hemi leather, loaded, Silver $12,995

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

Ford 2007 Mustang GT, local trade, low miles, leather, alloy wheels, Shaker sound system, very sharp and very affordable at $21,744.00 stk#312131. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2005 Ford Mustang LX pony, red w/black stripes, automatic, spinner wheels, kenwood touch audio only 85406 miles, priced to sell only $11,988

All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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Ford 2006 Freestyle- $10,000 78K, AWD, AC, Rear AC/ Heat, AM/FM/CD, Cruise control, Power Driver Seat, V6, Keyless & Touchpad Entry, Cloth Seats, Auto Trans, ABS, Luggage Rack, Seats 6. Clean Title. Approx 22/17 mpg. Well maintained, four newer all-season Michelon tires Very clean inside and out 785-615-1003

GM CERTIFIED is not like any other Dealer backed warranty. Don’t let other dealers tell you any different. DALE WILLEY AUTOMOTIVE IS the only dealer in Lawrence that GM Certifies their cars. COME SEE THE DIFFERENCE! CALL FOR DETAILS. 785-843-5200 ASK FOR ALLEN

Infinity 2008 G35 AWD XS, one owner, local trade, sunroof, leather, heated, memory seats, navigation, home link, alloy wheels, spoiler, very nice! Stk#574011 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2000 Monte Carlo SS This hard to find large Sporty Coupe has leather, is fire engine red and low miles 70k miles for $9988

2009 Pontiac G-5 Yellow Sporty Spoiler, Alloys, Auto, A/C 45k $16,995

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

SPECIAL PURCHASE OF 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt LT’S, ONLY 2 LEFT, HURRY for the best selection priced at $13,995 and with 37MPG they won’t last long!!! Dale Willey 785-843-5200


2007 Acura TL Leather loaded, 47k miles, $20990, will go fast, very clean, and warranted! Call Joe McNair 877-328-8161 Stock # P8030 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

2005 Honda Civic LX, auto 4 door ONLY 12,000 MILES !!!! PL, PW,AIR, Cruise, CD, $14900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Pontiac 2001 Grand Prix GT, in sheer silver. Clean AutoCheck history, BOSE audio, moonroof, heated driver seat, and heads up display. Nice clean car and a great price- $5,200. See website for pics. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

2004 PONTIAC GRAND PRIX GTP, LEATHER, ROOF, 1-OWNER, ONLY 54K MILES, $10,999 STOCK# 110438AA Joe McNair 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

2008 Pontiac G-8 This sporty sedan has a distinct European flavor. Interior accommodations are impressive with good seats and a nice fit and finish. 35k miles for $22,988 and GM Certified

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

WHAT IS GM CERTIFIED? 100,000 mile/5year limited power train warranty, 117 point inspection, 12 month/12,000 mile Bumper to Bumper warranty, 24 HOUR GM roadside assistance and courtesy transportation during term or power train warranty. DALE WILLEY PROUDLY CERTIFIES GM VEHICLES. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

2010 Hyundai Accent GLS Priced to sell at $11,499.00. 33,000 miles. GREAT transportation——-GREAT price! Call John B. 877-328-8281. Stock#P8014 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

Sport Utility-4x4

2005 Nissan Sentra 1.8 S Spec. Ed, 4cyl, 120K, spoiler, PW, PL, 6disc Rockrord Fosgate sound, $7,500 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

1999 Porsche Boxter, convertible, MT, silver in color 118K, $12,999, A lot of car for the money! Call Now! 877-328-8161 Joe McNair 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

Sport Utility-4x4

Sport Utility-4x4

2008 Honda Civic Coupe Civic LX Automatic. 38,000 miles. Honda Certified Pre-owned 7 year 100,000 mile power train warranty. Very nice car! Great price...... $15,290.00 Call John B. 877-328-8281. Stock # 110579A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

Hyundai 2009 Vera Cruz AWD Limited one Owner, Power liftgate, Tow pkg, alloy wheels, ABS, sunroof, leather, memeory seats, Navigation, XM Radio and many other extras! STK#442172 ONLY $28,477. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 1998 VW Passat, 160K, 6 disc CD, blue, new brakes, near new tires, 25-28 mpg, PS, PW, AC, PL, $3,500. 785-760-0747

2005 Porsche Cayenne S This is an affordable luxury sport utility vehicle! 45,000 miles. 1 owner. Lots of extras! This won’t last at $24,779.00 Call John B. for details. 877-328-8281 Stock# 110840A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062


Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358


Kia 2010 Soul FWD, Automatic, Alloy wheels, CD/XM/FM Stereo, Power equipment, LIKE NEW, ONLY $15,916. STK#13783 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

1989 Mercedes-Benz 300 with AMG Appearance package. Red w/Tan interior, Real Wood Trim, Low Profile Tires on Chrome Rims, Sunroof loaded. $4,888. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 Ca all 888-239-5723 Today.

2006 Saab 9.5 Wagon, SportCombi.1owner, 4cyl turbo, auto, ONstar,leather, 73K, $14900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2005 Acura MDX Touring, AWD,leather, moon, rear air, CD changer, 96k, $15900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Chevrolet 2011 HHR LT FWD 4cyl, ONLY 8669 miles. WHY PAY FOR NEW When you can get this GM Certified and save money!!! STK#17583 ONLY $16,775 Dale Willey 785-843-5200


Truck-Pickups Dodge 2003 Durango 4x4. SLT, V8 power, 5spd Auto, 150k miles, PW/PL, roof rack, 3rd row seating, new tires, dark grey cloth int., dark grey ext. w/ no rust. Very clean inside & out. This vehicle is a must see/must drive! Call today! $6,000. 785-255-4644 or 209-484-1056

2008 Ford Edge Limited 29k miles Fully Loaded, extra clean, Kelly Blue Books $29,190, My Price $24,575 Priced to sell, Ask for Joe McNair 877-328-8161 Stock # 110744A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

2006 Hummer H3 4x4 3.5L Auto, Nerf Bars, Premium Wheels, Leather Black on Black Only $21,988 All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Chevrolet 2010 HHR LS, 4cyl., FWD, automatic, ABS, CD, Cruise control, power windows & locks, ONLY $13,995. STK#19566B. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

WHAT IS GM CERTIFIED? 100,000 MILE/5YEAR LIMITED POWER TRAIN WARRANTY, 117 Point Inspection, 12 MONTH/12,000 Mile bumper to Bumper warranty, 24 Hour GM Roadside Assistance and courtesy transportation during term or power train warranty. DALE WILLEY PROUDLY CERTIFIES GM VEHICLES.

Heavy TrucksTrailers

JEEP 2008 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4WD, Warranty, Alloy wheels, One owner, Power seat, XM/CD/MP3 Stereo, only $19,741. STK#10746. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Jeep 2002 Grand Cherokee LTD. Super clean, Patriot Blue, Leather, Moonroof, and much more. Two owner, no accident Jeep. $8995 (book value $10,250). See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Ltd., HEMI, nav, 106K, blk/blk, chrome, moon, lthr, $14,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2004 Ford Excursion Eddie Bauer Turbo Diesel automatic, quad captain chairs, rear entertainment, tow package, rear a/c, beautiful $19,988

All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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Jeep 2008 Liberty 4WD Sport, sunroof, ABS, alloy wheels, cd, A/C, and more. Only $18,776.00 stk#12366. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Class A CDL Driver. Must have experience with OS/OW permitted loads, with a minimum of 2 years experience loading and unloading heavy equipment on a low-boy trailer. Travel throughout the Midwest. Call 660-656-9506

2005 Honda VTX Cruiser 1300CC 5,400 miles. Here just in time for Bike season. Perfect for those Sunday rides $5995

2005 Nissan Altima 2.5 S, 57k , 1owner, black, tint, auto, PW,PL, cruise, $10,800 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Chevrolet 2009 Traverse LT AWD, GM Certified, On Star, alloy wheels, 8 Passenger Seating, 22 MPG and lots of room! STK#359631 ONLY $23,945. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358 2006 Yamaha Roadstar Silverado package. 14k miles, vance and hines pipes, engine guard, saddle bags, light bar. $7500 firm Call 913-724-1826

Chevrolet 2006 Silverado LT, 4WD one owner, alloy wheels, power equip, cd, dual climate zone, and much more, stk#390211 only $21,450.00. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2008 Suburban LT, 4wd, leather, running boards, tow pkg, alloy wheels, remote start, sunroof, cd, On Star, XM radio, very clean and very affordable at $24,444.00 stk#374861. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2003 Chevy Blazer Two Door Extreme V-6 automatic, sunroof, alloy wheels, excellent condition only 63,000 miles $9988

2004 Jeep Wrangler

2010 GMC Terrian SLT 2 AWD This compact SUV is versatile and practical. Lots of cargo & seating options. Loaded with options 12k miles for $30,988 GM Certified

Chevrolet 2007 Trailblazer LS 4wd, sunroof, running boards, tow pkg, alloy wheels, On Star, power seat, and more, stk#17075A only $18450. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2010 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD 6.0L This extended cab truck is a local trade it is GM Certified and ready to go. Hitch and brake controller are in and its a campers dream. Only 15k miles for $30,988

Ed Bozarth Chevrolet # 1 Buick - GMC The Dealer You Can Trust 3731 S Topeka Ave Topeka, KS 66609 SALES (877) 721-490 SERVICE (877) 626-9358

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gifts? Could we ask them to send gifts at a later date when we return from training? We considered renewing our vows in a year and getting gifts then. What do you think? — Future Army Bride and Soldier

Dear Future Bride: People are going to get you gifts regardless of what you want them to do. It is impolite to tell guests to give you money, but you can ask your parents and friends to spread the word. To ent location. Your daughter is be on the safe side, you also young enough to get over the should register at a store loss of these friendships if you where you can return the gifts don't make a big deal out of it, and she will make new friends. Meanwhile, continue to be nice until you can extricate yourself.

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With sweeps over, a British chef gets a second crack at the obesity epidemic at a Los Angeles high school. Yanked for poor ratings “Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution” (7 p.m. and 8 p.m., ABC) returns with backto-back repeats tonight. Oliver, whose “Revolution” was set in West Virginia last season, moves to the City of Angels to help change the attitude and the menu at the schools in LA’s Unified School District. But the school bureaucracy shows him the door. He tries to go around the school’s board and win parents and students over by opening a kitchen in Westwood to provide healthy meals and plenty of information about healthier diets. In a second episode, he goes to greater lengths, even disguising himself as a tomato, to get his message across. Oliver’s onscreen difficulties and the failure of “Revolution” to find an audience demonstrate just how unreceptive folks can be to an “eat-your-vegetables” approach to diet and nutrition. And while Bravo viewers in search of consumer glamour have been suckers for experts with British accents (“Zoey 101,” “Pregnant in Heels”), Oliver’s message and approach has not yet found a network audience. ● Now in its final season, “Friday Night Lights” (7 p.m., NBC) continues to remind us why it’s one of the best network dramas to come along in many years. Things get hairy when coach Taylor’s (Kyle Chandler) East Dillon Lions take on his old team and crosstown rivals, the Dillon Panthers. Tensions rise when Taylor suspects that somebody from the richer and more suburban Dillon school staff has leaked ugly information to a blog dedicated to insulting the East Dillon players, kids from the wrong side of the tracks. And Taylor’s role as a mentor to his team of trouble teens is challenged when his star quarterback Vince (Michael B. Jordan) finds himself under pressure from his formerly estranged dad Ornette (Cress Williams) to hotdog it in front of college scouts. The episode does a good job of conveying Taylor’s plight and his difficulty in determining the boundaries between coach and father, team and family. And it doesn’t exactly help that his own daughter (Aimee Teegarden) finds herself in a crisis of her own. No other show has so brilliantly blended sports and soap opera. And while that hasn’t exactly resulted in a big audience, “Friday Night Lights” will be remembered (or watched on DVD or streamed on the Internet) long after it’s gone from NBC’s schedule.

Tonight’s other highlights ● A kidnapper of two young women becomes a target on “Flashpoint” (7 p.m., CBS) ● Three finalists compete on “CMT’s Next Superstar” (8 p.m., CMT). ● A wedding party becomes a crime scene on “Blue Bloods” (9 p.m., CBS). ● An ailing camel requires a New Age healer on “Swamp Brothers” (9 p.m., Discovery). ● Arthur establishes a court of justice as Morgan schemes a comeback on “Camelot” (9 p.m., Starz) ● Death Cab for Cutie explains it all on “Storytellers” (10 p.m., VH1).

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cons of doing this or that. Cancer (June 21-July 22) ★★★ You would be well advised to sit down and relax in a tense situation. Your response to pressure will only add to the difficulty and unpredictability of the present situation. Tonight: Out late. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) ★★★★ You might be much more adventuresome than many of your friends. Part of this willingness comes from the possibility of a mini trip or vacation on the horizon. Tonight: Opt for something different. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) ★★★ Clearly, someone is trying to lure you to his or her camp. You cannot go unless you feel there is a real agreement. Tonight: Make choices for you. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22) ★★★★ You might feel that you must take a stand, but do it only for you, not others. People could be more quirky and unpredictable than usual. Tonight: Celebrate with a friend. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) ★★★★ You can do only so much. In many ways, you are the workhorse of the zodiac. Recognize when enough is enough and there is no other path than the present one.

ACROSS 1 Boil, broil or bake 5 Nineteenth letter 8 Causing wonder in 13 Tree trunk 14 Solemn avowal 15 Shipwreck finder 16 Switchblade, in the clink 17 Ideal family home 19 Woodshop gripper 21 Fuss and bother 22 Celtic language 23 Ornamental embroidery 26 Like vicunas and llamas Tonight: If you are tired, 28 ___ Vandehead home. lay (George Costanza Sagittarius (Nov. 22pseudonym) Dec. 21) 29 U-turn from ★★★★★ Take into WSW account everything that 30 Biological ID you must do, and then cre- 31 Ambulancechaser’s atively tackle just that. You advice could be surprised by how 32 only Like an unmuch you can clear out born baby’s with some focus and ingeposition 34 Breathe nuity. Tonight: Flirt the laboriously weekend in. 37 Common Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. gifts 19) 41 High-rise occupant ★★★★ You might consider calling it an early day. 42 Talk and talk and talk You often push beyond 44 Slam dunk normal limits, exhausting point count yourself. Tonight: Happily 47 Lambaste 48 Wife without greet the weekend.

Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) ★★★★★ You might want to screen your calls if you are to accomplish anything. If you do, you are likely to have more free time for all the calls you screened! Tonight: With friends. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) ★★★ Be sensitive to not only your budget but also to another person's limits. You can accomplish only so much, so fast. Tonight: Tame a tendency to overindulge.

— The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

BIRTHDAYS Dolores Hope (widow of Bob Hope) is 102. Novelist Herman Wouk is 96. Actor Christopher Lee is 89. Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger is 88. Actress Lee Meriwether is 76. Actor Louis Gossett Jr.

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JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS For Friday, May 27: This year, you face challenges head-on. Continue to process. Today's choices will be very different in a year. Often you become overly serious with loved ones. If you are single, the person you might choose to relate to could be hard on you. You also can choose not to relate. If you are attached, the two of you need special time together as a couple. Aries is always a friend. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You'll Have: 5Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19) ★★★★ Lately you surprise people more. You often wonder which way to go, as you draw seemingly different responses than you intended. Tonight: As you like. Taurus (April 20-May 20) ★★★ Maintain a low profile. You are likely to encounter negativity otherwise. Fatigue also could be playing a bigger role in your day than you realize. Tonight: Do your thing. Gemini (May 21-June 20) ★★★★ You might have several knee-jerk reactions. Examine each situation. You know what works; now follow through. Tonight: Still weighing the pros and

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Dear Annie: I am in an awkward social situation. My 3year-old daughter and I were invited to join a group of moms and children at a local park. At first, it was great, but now the other mothers have decided they don't like me. They don't say it to my face, and they aren't obviously rude, but they mostly ignore me when I speak, and if they do respond, their answers are curt. I have tried being extra nice, but I am still treated like an outcast. My daughter loves playing with the children in this group, and since she doesn't get a lot of social interaction, I do not want to take these friendships away from her. I have considered sitting at a different table, but I'm afraid the other mothers will think me rude and will then forbid their children from playing with mine or treat my daughter unfairly. I know if I tell them I feel I'm being treated poorly, they will deny it. I am not the first person they have kicked out of the group. What do I do? — Socially Inept

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1997 GMC Savana High Top Conversion Van Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me Leather, T.V., CD Player, by the Clerk of the District Alloy Wheels Only $5,888 Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned All American Auto Mart Sheriff of Douglas County, 1200 East Santa Fe Kansas, will offer for sale at 1 Olathe KS 66061 public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash Call 888-239-5723 Today. in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on June 23, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: Lot 13 and the South half of Lot 14, in Block 164, in the City of Eudora, in Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 1329 Locust Street, Eudora, KS 66025 (the “Property”) 2010 Honda Insight 43 MPG hiway and Honda reliability. Great comfort and many extras. Only $20,990.00. Call John B. for details. 877-328-8281. Stock#110901A 1000 N. Rogers Road, Olathe, KS 66062

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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

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 June 16, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: Lot 10, and the East 10 feet of Lot 12, of VALLEY VIEW, an addition to the City of Lawrence, as shown by the recorded plat thereof, in Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 2310 Orchard Lane, Lawrence, KS 66049 (the “Property”)

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF The sale is to be made DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT without appraisement and subject to the redemption Branch Banking & period as provided by law, Trust Co. and further subject to the Plaintiff, approval of the Court. For vs. more information, visit Jerry Trober, Jr. and Amanda Trober, et al. Defendants. Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas Case No. 10CV86 Court Number: 1 Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Pursuant to K.S.A. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS Chapter 60 # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 NOTICE OF SALE Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 Under and by virtue of an (913)663-7899 (Fax) Order of Sale issued to me Attorneys For Plaintiff by the Clerk of the District (108301) Court of Douglas County, ________ Kansas, the undersigned (First published in the Law- Sheriff of Douglas County, rence Daily Journal-World Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to May 20, 2011) the highest bidder for cash IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF in hand, at the Lower Level DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the CIVIL DEPARTMENT Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on Bank of America, N.A. June 16, 2011, at 10:00 AM, Plaintiff, the following real estate: vs. Edward W. Gibler and Jennifer M. Ikenberry, et al. Lots 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9, in Block 71, in the City of Eudora, in Defendants. Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 410 Case No. 10CV503 West 7th Street, Eudora, KS Court Number: 4 66025 (the “Property”) Pursuant to K.S.A. to satisfy the judgment in Chapter 60 the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made NOTICE OF SALE without appraisement and Under and by virtue of an subject to the redemption Order of Sale issued to me period as provided by law, by the Clerk of the District and further subject to the Court of Douglas County, approval of the Court. For information, visit Kansas, the undersigned more Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff public auction and sell to Douglas County, Kansas the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law En- Prepared By: forcement Center of the South & Associates, P.C. Courthouse at Lawrence, Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) Douglas County, Kansas, on 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 June 16, 2011, at 10:00 AM, Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 the following real estate: (913)663-7899 (Fax) The East One-half of the Attorneys For Plaintiff North 40 acres of the South (97255) _______ 87.5 acres of the East 100 acres of the Southeast (First published in the LawQuarter if Section 19, Townrence Daily Journal-World ship 13 South, Range 20 May 27, 2011) East of the 6th P.M., less the following described Millsap & Singer, LLC tracts: 11460 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Suite 300 Beginning at a point 331.86 Leawood, KS 66211 feet South of the Northeast (913) 339-9132 corner of the Southeast (913) 339-9045 (fax) Quarter of Section 19, Township 13 South, Range IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF 20 East of the 6th P.M., said Douglas County, KANSAS point also being the NorthCIVIL DEPARTMENT east Corner of the North 40 acres of the South 87.5 acCitiMortgage, Inc. res of the East 100 acres of Plaintiff, said Southeast Quarter; vs. thence South 0 degrees 00 Judy Masur, et al. minutes East, along the Defendants. East line of said Southeast Quarter, 524.48 feet; thence Case No. 10CV797 South 89 degrees 35 minCourt No. 2 utes 12 Seconds West, 830.04 feet to the West line of the East Half of the North 40 acres of the South 87.5 acres of the East 100 acres of said Southeast Quarter; thence North 0 degrees 06 minutes West, along said West line, 524.48 feet to the North line of the North 40 acres of the South 87.5 acres of the East 100 acres of said Southeast Quarter; thence North 89 degrees 35 minutes 12 Seconds East, along said North line, 831.01 feet to the point of beginning; and beginning at the Southeast corner of the North 40 acres of the South 87.5 acres of the East 100 acres of the Southeast Quarter of Section 19, Township 13 South, Range 20 East of the 6th P.M.; thence West 486 feet thence North 150 feet; thence East 486 feet; thence South 150 feet to the point of beginning; all in Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 1129 East 1500 Road, Lawrence, KS 66046 (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 Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff

Title to Real Estate Involved Pursuant to K.S.A. §60 NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that 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 Jury Assembly Room located in the lower level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center building of the Douglas County, Courthouse, Kansas, on June 23, 2011 at the time of 10:00 AM, the following real estate: A TRACT OF LAND IN THE NORTHWEST QUARTER OF SECTION 2, TOWNSHIP 15 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST OF THE SIXTH PRINCIPAL MERIDIAN, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID NORTHWEST QUARTER; THENCE NORTH ALONG THE EAST LINE OF SAID NORTHWEST QUARTER, 500 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE WEST PARALLEL TO THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID NORTHWEST QUARTER,


MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC By: Jeremy M. Hart, #20886 Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 Chad R. Doornink, #23536 Aaron M. Schuckman, #22251 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 20, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P. fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, vs. Jeffrey L. Ridenour, et al. Defendants. Case No. 10CV866 Court Number: 1 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on June 16, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: The East 72 feet of Lot Fourteen (14), Block Two (2), Southwest Addition, an addition to the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 1612 West 22nd Street, Lawrence, KS 66046 (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 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 (123764) ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World May 27, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF HARRY CARL ALLAM, a/k/a CARL ALLAM, Deceased.




ceased, praying for a final settlement of the estate, approval of his acts, proceedings and accounts as Executor, allowance for attorney’s fees and expenses, determination of the heirs, devisees and legatees entitled to the estate, and assignment to them in accordance with the Will of Harry Carl Allam, a/k/a Carl Allam, deceased.

the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, successors and assigns of any defendants that are or were partners or in partnership; the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of any defendants that are minors or are under any legal disability; and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any person alleged to be deceased, and all other persons who are or may be concerned.

To Ontario Airways, Inc., General Precision, Inc., First City National Bank of Binghamton, Sibley Mortgage Company, Security Trust Company of Rochester, Fleet Bank, Bank of America, Ocean Reef Club, Carrier Executive Motors, Inc., Complete Equity Markets and all other concerned persons:

YOU ARE HEREBY REQUIRED to file your written defenses thereto on or before June 23, 2011, at 10:00 A.M. in said Court in the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, at which time and place said cause will be heard. Should you fail therein, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon said Petition.

You are notified that a Petition has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, praying to foreclose a real estate mortgage on the following described real estate:

You are notified that a petition has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas by Great Planes, Inc.-Kansas initiating suit to quiet title praying for judgment in its favor and against the defendants determining that Great Planes, Inc.-Kansas has title to a 1965 Beech Super H18 airplane, serial number BA-726, FAA Registration N516CE, free and clear of any claims or interests by the named defendants or any unknown persons who may claim an interest in said airplane.

Christian George Scheurer Lot Thirteen (13), Block One Petitioner/Executor (1), Prairie Meadows, No. 1 an addition to the City of _______ Lawrence, as shown by the recorded plat thereof, com(First published in the Law- monly known as 2916 Sage rence Daily Journal-World Brush Drive, Lawrence, KS You are hereby required to plead to the petition on or 66047 (the “Property”) May 20, 2011) before July 20, 2011 in the IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF and all those defendants court at Lawrence, Kansas. DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS who have not otherwise If you fail to plead, judgbeen served are required to ment will be entered upon CIVIL DEPARTMENT plead to the Petition on or the petition in favor of the Great Planes, BAC Home Loans Servicing, before the 30th day of June, plaintiff, L.P. fka Countrywide Home 2011, in the District Court of Inc.-Kansas and against the Douglas County, Kansas. If named defendants above Loans Servicing, L.P. you fail to plead, judgment and any other concerned Plaintiff, and decree will be entered persons. vs. Leo Barbee, Jr.; John Doe in due course upon the PeBARR LAW FIRM, LLC (Tenant/Occupant); Mary tition. By: /s/ H. David Barr Doe (Tenant/Occupant); H. David Barr KS #7723 NOTICE Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. as Pursuant to the Fair Debt 730 New Hampshire nominee for Countrywide Collection Practices Act, 15 Suite 206 Home Loans, Inc.; Jill Roe U.S.C. §1692c(b), no infor- Lawrence, KS 66044 (real name unknown) un- mation concerning the col- Telephone: 785-843-4400 Fax Number: known spouse, if any, of lection of this debt may be given without the prior con- 785-841-2103 Leo Barbee, Jr., sent of the consumer given Defendants. directly to the debt collector or the express permis- ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF Case No. 11CV261 _______ sion of a court of compeCourt Number: 1 tent jurisdiction. The debt (First published in the Lawcollector is attempting to Pursuant to K.S.A. collect a debt and any in- rence Daily Journal-World Chapter 60 May 27, 2011) formation obtained will be used for that purpose. NOTICE OF SUIT IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS THE STATE OF KANSAS, to Prepared By: PROBATE DIVISION the above-named defend- South & Associates, P.C. ants and the unknown Jeremiah Jones In the Matter of the Estate heirs, executors, adminis- (KS # 21163) of BEVERLY JEAN CORBIN, trators, devisees, trustees, 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Deceased. creditors and assigns of Overland Park, KS 66211 any deceased defendants; (913)663-7600 Case No. 2011PR88 the unknown spouses of (913)663-7899 (Fax) Div. No. 1 any defendants; the un- Attorneys For Plaintiff known officers, successors, (128760) Petition Pursuant to _______ trustees, creditors and asK.S.A. Chapter 59 signs of any defendants (First published in the Lawthat are existing, dissolved NOTICE OF HEARING or dormant corporations; rence Daily Journal-World the unknown executors, ad- May 13, 2011) The State of Kansas To All ministrators, devisees, Persons Concerned: IN THE SEVENTH trustees, creditors, succesJUDICIAL DISTRICT sors and assigns of any deYou are hereby notified DISTRICT COURT OF fendants that are or were partners or in partnership; DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS that on May 13, 2011, a Petition for Informal Administhe unknown guardians, tration and to Admit Will to IN THE MATTER OF THE conservators and trustees Probate was filed in this PETITION OF of any defendants that are Court by Rebecca A. Ewy Rufus Lee Hamilton minors or are under any leand Cynthia D. Johnston, To change his name to: gal disability; and the unheirs, devisees and legaReuben Lee Hamilton known heirs, executors, adtees, and named fiduciaries ministrators, devisees, in the Last Will and TestaCase No. 2011 CV 263 trustees, creditors and asment of Beverly J. Corbin, Div. No. 1 signs of any person alleged deceased. to be deceased, and all PURSUANT TO K.S.A. other persons who are or You are required to file CHAPTER 60 may be concerned. your written defenses thereto on or before July 28, NOTICE OF You are notified that a Peti2011, at 10:00 a.m, in this HEARING-PUBLICATION tion has been filed in the Court, in the City of LawDistrict Court of Douglas rence, in Douglas County, County, Kansas, praying to THE STATE OF KANSAS TO foreclose a real estate ALL WHO ARE OR MAY BE Kansas, at which time and place the cause will be mortgage on the following CONCERNED: heard. Should you fail described real estate: You are hereby notified therein, judgment and decree will be entered in due Lot 44, in Block 6, in Four that Rufus Lee Hamilton Seasons No. 3, an addition filed a Petition in the above course upon the petition. to the City of Lawrence, as court on the 9th day of /s/ Rebecca A. Ewy shown by the recorded plat May, 2011, requesting a Rebecca A. Ewy, thereof, in Douglas County, judgment and order changPetitioner ing his name from Rufus Kansas, commonly known as 2409 Overlook Circle, Lee Hamilton to Reuben Lee /s/ Cynthia D. Johnston Lawrence, KS 66047 (the Hamilton. Cynthia D. Johnston, “Property”) Petitioner The Petition will be heard in Douglas County District and all those defendants who have not otherwise Court, at 111 E. 11th Street, Prepared By: been served are required to Lawrence, Kansas 66044, on plead to the Petition on or the 16th day of June, 2011, /s/ Darryl Graves Darryl Graves #08991 before the 30th day of June, at 3:00 pm. Darryl Graves, A Profes2011, in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas. If If you have any objection to sional Law Corporation requested name 1041 New Hampshire Street you fail to plead, judgment the and decree will be entered change, you are required to Lawrence, Kansas 66044 in due course upon the Pe- file a responsive pleading (785) 843-8117 on or before June 20, 2011, FAX: (785) 843-0492 tition. in this court or appear at the hearing and object to Attorney for Petitioner NOTICE ________ requested name Pursuant to the Fair Debt the Collection Practices Act, 15 change. If you fail to act, U.S.C. §1692c(b), no infor- judgment and order will be (First published in the Lawmation concerning the col- entered upon the Petition rence Daily Journal-World May 27, 2011) lection of this debt may be as requested by Petitioner. given without the prior con/s/ Rufus Lee Hamilton To Big Auto Trader, 1949 sent of the consumer given Petitioner, Pro Se West Division Street, Ardirectly to the debt collecRufus Lee Hamilton lington, Texas 76012, and all tor or the express permis1319 Pennsylvania Street other persons who are or sion of a court of compeLawrence, KS 66044 may be concerned: tent jurisdiction. The debt 785-856-1319 You are hereby notified collector is attempting to that a petition has been _______ collect a debt and any information obtained will be (First published in the Law- filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, by used for that purpose. rence Daily Journal-World Shaoyang Fan, praying for May 27, 2011) the quieting of title in a Prepared By: 2008 Mercedes-Benz motor South & Associates, P.C. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF vehicle, VIN# WDDGF54X28 Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS F101119, and you are 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 CIVIL DEPARTMENT hereby required to plead to Overland Park, KS 66211 the Petition on or before (913)663-7600 GREAT PLANES, July 15, 2011, in the court at (913)663-7899 (Fax) INC.-KANSAS Lawrence, Kansas. If you Attorneys For Plaintiff Plaintiff, fail to plead, judgment and (123844) v. decree will be entered in ________ ONTARIO AIRWAYS, INC. due course upon the Peti(First published in the Law- 4 N. Hunter Avenue tion. Please take notice that rence Daily Journal-World Auburn, NY 13021 a hearing on the Petition GENERAL PRECISION, INC. May 20, 2011) will be heard on the 15th 50 Prospect Avenue day of July, 2011, at 10:30 IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Tarrytown, NY a.m., in Division 4 at the DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS FIRST CITY NATIONAL BANK Douglas County District OF BINGHAMTON Court, 111 E. 11th St., LawCIVIL DEPARTMENT Address rence, Kansas 66044. BAC Home Loans Servicing, Unknown _______ L.P. fka Countrywide Home SIBLEY CORPORATION Rochester, NY (First published in the LawLoans Servicing, L.P. Now Known as SIBLEY rence Daily Journal-World Plaintiff, MORTGAGE COMPANY May 27, 2011) vs. John Irven Starr; The Estate Crossroads Building, Suite 700 IN THE DISTRICT COURT of Ingeburg A. Starr, DeOF DOUGLAS COUNTY, ceased; John Doe 2 State Street KANSAS (Tenant/Occupant); Mary Rochester, NY 14614-1388 Doe (Tenant/Occupant); In the Matter of the Mortgage Electronic Regis- SECURITY TRUST COMPANY OF ROCHESTER Name Change of: tration Systems, Inc., as Adam Charles Pingleton nominee for Countrywide Address Unknown Bank, FSB; Jill Roe (real FLEET BANK Case No. 2011 CV 290 name unknown) unknown Boston, MA spouse, if any, of John Irven NOTICE OF SUIT BANK OF AMERICA Starr; Kenneth L. Star, 100 North Tryon Street Defendants. Charlotte, NC 28202 THE STATE OF KANSAS to all persons who are or may Case No. 11CV262 OCEAN REEF CLUB be concerned: Court Number: 1 201 Ocean Reef Drive Key Largo, FL 33037 You are hereby notified Pursuant to K.S.A. that a petition has been Chapter 60 CARRIER EXECUTIVE filed in the Douglas County MOTORS, INC. District Court by Adam NOTICE OF SUIT P.O. Box 187 Charles Pingleton, praying for a name change to Adam THE STATE OF KANSAS, to Round Lake, IL 60073 COMPLETE EQUITY Charles Solace, and you are the above-named defendhereby required to plead to ants and the unknown MARKETS the petition on or before heirs, executors, adminis- 1098 S. Milwaukee Avenue Wheeling, IL 60090 June 29, 2011, at 1:30 pm, in trators, devisees, trustees, Defendant. the Court at Lawrence, Kancreditors and assigns of sas. If you fail to plead, any deceased defendants; Case No. 2011 CV 306 judgment and decree will the unknown spouses of Division No. 1 be entered in due course any defendants; the unupon the petition. known officers, successors, K.S.A. Chapter 60 trustees, creditors and asAdam Charles Pingleton, signs of any defendants NOTICE OF SUIT Petitioner that are existing, dissolved _______ or dormant corporations;

Case No. 10 PR 160 NOTICE OF HEARING ON PETITION FOR FINAL SETTLEMENT STATE OF KANSAS ss: COUNTY OF RENO THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that a Petition has been filed on May 18, 2011, in said Court by Christian George Scheurer, Executor of the Will of Harry Carl Allam, a/k/a Carl Allam, de-

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