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KU tuition going up; so are admission standards By Scott Rothschild

TOPEKA — Economically and academically, Kansas University is getting more expensive and selective. The Kansas Board of Regents on Wednesday approved tuition and fee increases and gave KU

Regent: ‘For the average Kansas family, this is going to be tough’

permission to go ahead with the process of putting in place tougher admission standards. The increased costs will take effect this fall. Most KU students pay tuition under a compact that guarantees their rate

for four years. Under that compact, incoming KU freshmen who are Kansas residents will pay an additional 4.9 percent in tuition and fees, bringing the cost of a 15-credit-hour semester to $4,839. Tuition and fees

for non-resident freshmen will increase 5 percent, to $11,874. Transfer students and students who stay longer than four years pay a different standard tuition rate. That rate, combined with fees, is also proposed to

increase by 4.9 percent for residents, to $4,444, and 6.7 percent for non-residents, to $10,865. Board members lamented the increases requested by the regents schools, but unanimously Please see TUITION, page 7A

Country clubs underbilled $325,000 for water

Stringing us along

By Chad Lawhorn

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VIOLINIST TYLER ARMER, of Prairie Village, concentrates during string orchestra practice Wednesday at Kansas University as part of the Midwestern Music Academy. The camp concludes Friday with concerts for various sections at the Lied Center.

Heartland center wins $650,000 grant By Karrey Britt


Hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal funding soon will be pouring into the Lawrence community to improve access to health care services. U.S. Health and Human Ser-

ter, or FQHC, which means it will receive a renewable annual grant award of $650,000. It also will receive enhanced Medicaid and vices Secretary Kathleen Sebel- Medicare reimbursement and atius announced Wednesday that cost prescription drug pricing. Heartland Community Health Heartland Community Health Center has been designated a Please see GRANT, page 2A Federally Qualified Health Cen-

Here’s betting you haven’t lost this much money on a local golf course. City of Lawrence officials are contending a multi-year, meter-reading mix-up resulted in Alvamar Country Club and the Lawrence Country Club being underbilled for water usage to the tune of $325,000. City Manager David Corliss confirmed Wednesday the city has begun working to collect the amounts that the city did not properly bill to the golf courses. Corliss also confirmed the two country clubs disagree with the city’s new figures and the matter is in dispute. “We’re trying to get all the facts and be fair to everyone involved,” Corliss said. Attempts to reach repre- Corliss sentatives with the Alvamar Country Club and the Lawrence Country Club weren’t successful Wednesday afternoon. Corliss said city officials late last year began investigating what seemed like odd numbers being billed to Alvamar Country Club. The club in some cases was using water at a rate that was only half of its historical average, said Ed Mullins, the city’s director of finance who oversees utility billing. City crews began checking the meter at Alvamar and discovered a breakdown in the Please see WATER, page 2A

KU officials optimistic about NCI designation By Andy Hyland and George Diepenbrock;

Kansas University leaders are optimistic their long quest for National Cancer Institute designation will be successful, but they are still awaiting word from one final panel that meets next week. Cancer center applications

are judged on a score from reviewers from the NCI but also must be approved by the National Cancer Advisory Board. Jensen Roy Jensen, director of the KU Cancer Center, said KU wouldn’t re-

KU applied for the designation in September, after working for seven years and investing more than $350 million toward the effort. At the time, university officials said the effort had already created 1,123 jobs and contributed $453 million to the region’s economy. “Obtaining NCI designation would dramatically

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ceive official word until after that board meets on Monday and Tuesday. “We are cautiously optimistic based on our score, but considering the difficult federal funding environment, we won’t know their decision regarding the funding of a new center until the final vote,” Jensen wrote in an email. “There is nothing certain until then.”

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DEATHS SUZANNE “SUSIE” STROUP Suzanne “Susie” Stroup, 79, passed away on June 19, 2012 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Arrangements made through Lawrence Chapel Oaks.


Ex-Eudora teacher pleads guilty to sex crime charges By George Diepenbrock

A 32-year-old Lawrence Services for Maxine L. Gerstenberger, 84, Eudora, will man has pleaded guilty be at 10 a.m. Monday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary- in Sedgwick County DisEudora Chapel. She died Wednesday, June 20, 2012. trict Court to two sex crime charges involving a 15-year-old girl in Wichita. HOMAS ILLIAM ILL OODWIN Kurt Brundage had taught at Wichita East Memorial services for Thomas William “Bill” High School. At the time Goodwin, 88, Lawrence, will be held Saturday at Warren- of his arrest in March, he McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. He died June 20, 2012. was in his first year as a Eudora High School English teacher. ANDA EANETTE HILLIPS According to Sedgwick County District Attorney Wanda Jeanette Phillips, 90, Yates Center, passed Nola Foulston’s office, away Monday, June 18, 2012. Services will be 10:30 A.M. Brundage pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to Thursday at Campbell Funeral Home in Yates Center. two counts of indecent liberties with a child, and prosecutors dismissed ARY LSON two counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a Mary E. (Topping) Olson, 89, Noxon, Montana, passed child. away Tues., June 19, at Bridge Haven in Lawrence, KS. Arrangements are with Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.









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CAROL ANN STOWE Funeral services for Carol Ann Stowe, 66, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, with Pastor Don Ogden officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Mrs. Stowe died Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, after a brief battle with cancer. She was born July 17, 1945, in Lawrence, the daughter of Robert and Maxine Oaks Gallagher. She attended Lawrence schools. Mrs. Stowe worked at Lawrence Memorial Hospital for over 20 years. She later worked for Sallie Mae Financial, and retired from there in 1996. She loved to play bingo, go camping and fishing, and spend time with family and friends. She married Earl E. Stowe on April 12, 1963. He survives of the home. Other survivors include two sons, Donald Stowe and wife Kim, Meriden, and Marty Stowe, Lawrence; a daughter, Robin Smart and husband Joe, Lawrence; her mother, Maxine Gallagher, Lawrence; six grandchildren, Kristopher Smart, Tonganoxie,


technology that transfers the information from the digital meter to the city’s billing software. Mullins said city officials determined the proper number of digits was not being transferred into the billing system. At that point, Corliss said, he ordered a review of the meter data for the city’s largest water customers, such as Kansas University, industrial users and wholesale customers such as Baldwin City and various rural water districts. During the course of that review, the city found a similar breakdown had occurred with the meter at the Lawrence Country Club. The city now contends Alvamar was underbilled by about $240,000 from September 2008 to October 2011. The Lawrence Country Club, the city contends, was underbilled by about $85,000 from January 2009 to September 2011. The meters in question were special digital meters that were read using radio frequencies. City employees could drive by the meter and have the data downloaded into the city system through a radio frequency. Of the 30,000 meters operated by the city, about 2,000 are of the radio variety, Mullins said. Mullins, though, said the two meters at the country clubs shared a similarity in that the meter and the

Keithen and Kody Smart, Lawrence, Kenneth and Tracy Stowe, Lawrence; and Kieth Shumac, Lawrence; and five great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father, Robert, two brothers, Charles and Lamont, a sister, Sonja, and a grandson, Michael. Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, where the family will receive them from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. The family suggests memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society, in care of the funeral home, 601 Ind., Lawrence, KS, 66044. Online condolences may be sent to www. Please sign this guestbook at Obituaries.

transmitter were made by two different companies. That’s not the case with most of the city’s radiooperated meters. The city didn’t have an estimate of how many meters fall into that category. Corliss said the city did not find any other meter discrepancies when it reviewed the readings from its largest customers. Mullins said the nature of the problem makes it unlikely meters of smaller users were read improperly. Corliss said the city would work with any customer who has a concern about the accuracy of a water meter, although the technological problem hasn’t been linked to any customers being overcharged for water. “We are more than happy to go out and talk to customers individually and show them how we can test the accuracy of their meters,” Corliss said. Corliss said the city investigated the matter to determine if there was any sign of fraud related to the string of incorrect meter readings. “We didn’t see anything other than it was just a technical error in the reading,” Corliss said. Corliss said the city will continue to engage the two country clubs in discussions and try to reach a negotiated settlement. He said he likely will refer the matter to the City Commission for a decision on what type of settlement commissioners believe would be appropriate.

Eudora school district officials said in March that once the allegations in Wichita surfaced, Brundage was placed on administrative leave. Kristin Magette, a Eudora schools spokeswoman, said Wednesday that Brundage was technically still on suspension of his current contract. Eudora board members in April voted not to renew Brundage’s teaching contract for the upcoming school year, she said. According to a Wichita police report, a woman on Feb. 29 made an allegation to police that her daughter was touched inappropriately between January 2010 and Feb. 1 of this year in Sedgwick County. Wichita police later arrested Brundage in the case.


City, Kan. A parent committee later reviewed and scored KU’s application. CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A The final decision, Weiner said, hinges on the enhance the KU Cancer funding decisions made by Center’s ability to dis- the National Cancer Advicover, develop and deliver sory Board. The presideninnovative treatments to tially appointed group of patients in our state and physicians, researchers region,” said U.S. Sen. Jer- and other leaders is schedry Moran, a KU alumnus uled to meet Monday and who attended a February Tuesday in Bethesda, site visit during the re- Md. The board’s review view process. “I commend of grant applications, inthe teams at the KU Can- cluding those for cancer cer Center, KU Medical center designation, takes Center, KU Hospital and place in closed session, other partners for their said Brooke Hardison, a pursuit of this exspokeswoman for clusive designation, the National Cancer and I am hopeful we Institute. will receive good While the first news after the presisteps in the process dent’s National Canjudge the grant apcer Advisory Board plication on its merKANSAS meets next week.” its, the board that The designation UNIVERSITY meets next week would mean more typically looks at federal research dollars funding priorities, Weiner and the high-paying jobs said. It makes decisions that come with them. depending on the amount Cancer patients would of funding the National have access to clinical Institutes of Health has to trials open only to pa- distribute not only to new tients at NCI-designated cancer centers but also centers. The designation grants the NIH offers in also would be a mark other areas, he said. While of prestige and respect “the odds look very good” for KU and its research for KU’s application, he team. said, the decision rests George Weiner, direc- with the advisory board. tor of the University of “The University of KanIowa’s Holden Compre- sas did extremely well on hensive Cancer Center, the first two steps of the served as the chairman process,” Weiner said. of an external advi- “It’s looking very good so sory board that helped far.” KU throughout its apThe KU Cancer Center plication process. NCI has spent millions on rereviewers on Feb. 22 cruiting top-level talent to visited the KU Medical add to its research faculty Center campus in Kansas to help it attain enough


It means a lot for us. It means we obviously are going to CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A have more resources Center, or HCHC, is lo- to do what we are cated in the east end of here to do.”

the Riverfront Mall, and it provides primary care for those who are uninsured and those who have Medicaid, Medicare or private insurance. The fees are based on a person’s ability pay. It mainly serves Douglas, Jefferson and Franklin counties. “It’s just very surreal,” said Heartland CEO Jon Stewart. “It means a lot for us. It means we obviously are going to have more resources to do what we are here to do.” Stewart estimates the center’s annual budget will go from $500,000 to $1.5 million, which will allow it to spend more money on staff and equipment. “We are actually going to be able to make a dent in our wish list. That’s exciting,” he said. Currently, the center has about 15 full-time employees, and that will increase to 25 by year’s end. Stewart expects the center will be able to take care of twice as many patients in the first year, increasing from 5,000 to 10,000. Heartland also is working to become a medical home — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be or one-stop shop for health reached at 832-6362. Follow him care by providing dental at


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federal funding to achieve designation. “The KU Cancer Center is poised to deliver results that will significantly impact cancer research, drive economic development in our state now and well into the future and, most importantly, offer hope to thousands of patients in Kansas and across our country,” Moran said. The designation would mark the end of a long journey for KU. Former Chancellor Robert Hemenway made pursuit of NCI designation the university’s top research priority in 2005, and the effort has remained a top priority ever since. Leaders at KU have said if they achieve NCI designation they would begin working right away on the next goal: becoming designated as a comprehensive cancer center. That’s an additional designation from the NCI that is the highest designation that an academic cancer center can receive. The effort also has been a top priority for KU donors. A fundraising council in Kansas City helped generate $62 million for the cause, and more money has been contributed since the group concluded its work before the university applied for designation in September, including a $10.5 million gift from the Hall Family Foundation in February. — Reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144.

January 2011 and was denied last summer, so the news was surprising but welcomed. Douglas County was the second largest county in Kansas without a FQHC designation, and now there are 17 statewide, including Heartland. The Lawrence safety net clinic was one of 219 centers that received a total $128.6 million in Wednesday’s announcement by Sebelius. Stewart said he’s toured other FQHCs and has seen firsthand the opportunities that exist. “I think this is going to be a pretty neat thing for Lawrence,” he said. “There are over 14,000 people in Lawrence for whom health care is financially out of reach, and we, as a community, have the opportunity change that.”

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and mental services as well as medical services. It has a contract with Bert Nash Community Mental Health ¾Weekly Center to pay for the ser¾Monthly vices of Karin Denes-Collar, ¾Every six months a behavioral health special¾Once a year ist. She provides full-time mental health services at ¾Once every two years Heartland. ¾Once every three With the new funding, years the two centers are hoping ¾Once every five years to collaborate even more. ¾I’ve never been to “Whoopie,” said Bert the Douglas County Nash CEO David Johnson of Heartland’s new desigFairgrounds nation. “I was almost too — Health reporter Karrey Britt can be excited for words when I Go to to reached at 832-7190. Britt also is the heard the news.” He said it’s a huge ac- editor of, and you can see more responses complishment for Heart- follow her at and cast your vote. land, and it will bring more resources for primary care to the community. “We are looking forYour loved one never leaves our care. ward to helping Heartland Your only locally owned crematory. as they move forward because better integration of mental health care and primary health care is one of the goals for the future of the health care system,” Johnson said. & Crematory Heartland Community Our family fami y serving servi g your family fami y since 1920 Health Center applied for 6th & Indiana • 843-5111 the federal designation in


County leaders hear plan to spruce up fairgrounds By Alex Garrison

A more than $3 million plan to renovate the Douglas County Fairgrounds has the County Commission’s “enthusiastic support” but won’t be going forward, at least not until further budget considerations are made and plan-supporters can provide more detailed information on maintenance and financing options as well as operational costs

if the plan were approved. The Fairgrounds Capital Improvement Project Committee presented the plan to the three commissioners Wednesday evening. It proposes razing two buildings currently on the site in favor of an open pavilion, park area and new meeting hall. It would cost somewhere between $3.3 million and $3.6 million. Several community members also spoke in favor of the improvements

and “were very persuasive,” commissioner Nancy Thellman said. Some of the speakers were concerned that the improvements would cause the county to raise the rental rates out of their price range. Currently, many of the restrooms at the site are not up to code. Commissioner Jim Flory said he saw the fairgrounds as “an investment in the community,” but Please see COUNTY, page 4A

Risks of another kind

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VISUAL ARTIST JOHN SEBELIUS has made a documentary, “Searching At Sturgis,” about the famous motorcycle rally. He says he learned a lot from a national dust-up that followed a controversial board game he created when he was 21.

Former ‘first son’ Sebelius to debut motorcycle films By Terry Rombeck

John Sebelius starts the explanation with this: “I was 21 when I made the game.” It’s not an apology. It’s just a statement. The game was “Don’t Drop the Soap,” a prisonthemed, Monopoly-esque board game that earned Sebelius national publicity in 2008, with the game’s official release. But it also sparked controversy when a state representative called the game’s title inappropriate and called for an investigation into whether the governor’s mansion — where Sebelius’ mother, Kathleen, held the state’s top executive post — was

being used to market the creation. “I was pretty green to any backlash,” Sebelius says. “I learned a lot about business, the press and taxes, just like a lot of young artists.” At the time of the game’s wide release, Sebelius was 23 and had just completed a degree at the Rhode Island School of Design. His primary artistic medium was illustration. Fast-forward more than five years, and he has completed his Master’s of Fine Arts degree from Kansas University and has expanded his art to filmmaking and a clothing line. He’s looking to establish himself as a serious artist.

“I’m changing and growing as a person and an artist,” he says. Sebelius’ works — film, sculpture and 2-D art — will be featured during an event Saturday that also showcases the newly renovated Granada theater, 1020 Mass. Sebelius, now 28, will screen both his film debut, “Searching at Sturgis,” a personal-narrative documentary about his first experience at the famed motorcycle rally, as well as “71st Annual Rally,” his short film of vignettes featuring the most recent motorcycle event. He also will have art on display throughout the event. Please see SEBELIUS, page 4A

City unveils pickup truck as test vehicle for using natural gas By Chad Lawhorn

A city experiment to test the efficiency of natural gas-powered vehicles is now under way. City officials on Wednesday unveiled a new F-150 pickup truck that will serve as a test vehicle to determine whether money could be saved by converting much of the city’s fleet of 500 vehicles to run on compressed natural gas. “I really want us to explore using natural gas for our trash trucks,” Mayor Bob Schumm said. “I think the payback can be very quick with today’s gasoline and natural gas prices.” The city, though, is starting with a standard pickup truck that is used by a city streets supervisor. Black Hills Energy, the city’s largest natural gas utility, and Missouri-

based Fuel Conversion Solutions donated the conversion kit that allows the truck to operate either Schumm with compressed natural gas or unleaded gasoline. City officials will begin collecting data on the truck, including:

Fuel mileage. The experts predict the truck will get the same fuel mileage with natural gas as it does with unleaded gasoline. If so, the city would be in line to save on fuel prices for the truck. Currently, it takes about $1.50 worth of compressed natural gas to equal one gallon of gasoline. It takes about $1.75 worth of natural gas to equal one gallon of diesel fuel.

Reliability. The conversion kit required several new pieces of equipment to be installed on the truck, including a pressurized fuel tank, regulators and fuel injectors. City maintenance crews want to see the reliability of those systems before committing to add more natural gas vehicles to the fleet. They also want to test claims that the engines burn cleaner, and even need to have oil changes performed about half as often as a traditional gasoline engine.

Fueling. The city will use a compressed natural gas fueling station located at Black Hills Energy’s maintenance shop in east Lawrence. The process to fuel the 20-gallon tank takes about 10 minutes, depending on how full the fueling station’s main

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Thursday, June 21, 2012




KBA approves $8.4M in investments County By Andy Hyland

The Kansas Bioscience Authority’s board of directors approved $8.4 million in new investments Wednesday, including $4.9 million over five years for Kansas State University to recruit a distinguished professor of veterinary medicine. Jim Riviere, director for the Center of Chemical Toxicology Research and Pharmacokinetics at North Carolina State University, will become the

first member of the National Academy of Science to join Kansas State. Kansas State also hired his wife, Nancy MonteiroRiviere, who will serve as a Regents Distinguished Scholar. The KBA also approved a variety of other applications for funding Wednesday, according to a statement from the authority, including:

Two grants totaling $1.6 million for Epic Medical Concepts and Innovations, a Mission medical device company.

The grants will enable the company to perform development work on two new neurological devices and support the company’s plan to hire 137 people over the next five years.

A $1 million grant to Xenometrics, a Stilwell company, to retain the company’s offices and add 31 employees over five years.

A $500,000 grant to Creche Innovations, of Overland Park. The grant will offset the company’s costs for a larger manufacturing facility and support

its plans to hire 82 new employees.

A purchase of $300,000 in equity in Novita Therapeutics, an Olathe company that develops medical devices and pharmaceuticals for cardiovascular, renal and gastrointestinal diseases. The investment, made alongside private investors, will help the company develop three cardiovascular medical devices and test prototypes.


after Commissioner Mike Gaughan raised questions about costs beyond the initial capital costs to build the new structures, all three voted for a motion to continue with plan of feasibility but to reconvene later with more information. All three recognized that it would be difficult to find funding for the project as the commission goes into its bud— Higher education reporter Andy Hy- get hearings next month. land can be reached at 832-6388. Follow The commission unanihim at mously approved to plat — or decide where streets, water lines and other infrastructure will go — county-owned land near the fairgrounds in an earlier portion of the meeting. This land is near the East Hills Business Park. FIESTA EVENTS The city plans to extend industrial development in Friday the area, though the com Mariachi Girasol — missioners expressed con5:30 p.m. cern about expanding the

St. John’s Fiesta fairgrounds and using its Dancers — 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. property for the public.

Concert: Steele Road City Manager David Corlwith DJ Ritmo and friends iss said the master plan of — 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. industrial development

St. John’s Fiesta to celebrate Mexican flavor Popular annual fundraising event this weekend By Adam Strunk

Just as hot weather and cicadas indicate the beginning of summer, the newly hung Mexican flags signal the coming of the St. John’s Mexican Fiesta. This weekend thousands of people are expected to descend upon St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 1234 Ky., drawn by the smell of homemade tamales and the sound of mariachi music. The event, from 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, will serve as a fundraiser for the church, which will sell food and take donations. The fiesta will also feature the bands Steele Road and Grupo Picante, along with the St. John’s Fiesta Dancers. The money — they raise up to $40,000 annually — will go to St. John Catholic School and help provide a scholarship for parish students looking to attend college or a vocational school.

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JESSICA BERNMAN, LEFT, AND JESSICA GARCIA were part of the colorful dance group Fiesta Folklorica at the St. John’s Mexican Fiesta in 2010. This year’s fiesta kicks off at 6 p.m. Friday. “It’s the parishioners and a core group of people that make this happen,” said Rev. John Schmeidler, of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. “It’s good to see them coming together for the school and for the parish.” Preparing for the twoday fiesta is a parish event. It will take up to 100 volunteers to prepare for and work the event. Volunteers will cook 300 pounds of pork and 600 pounds of beef. Cooking that much food in such a variety — tama-


holding tank is. Part of the city’s research into compressed natural gas will examine the feasibility of building a larger fueling station that could quickly fuel large vehicle fleets. Scott Zaremba, an owner of the local Zarco chain of convenience stores, already has a site plan approved by the city to build a retail compressed natural gas fueling station near Ninth and Iowa streets. Zaremba said he will be watching the city’s experiment closely to determine whether to move forward with project. “Deciding when to do this is a chicken and an egg sort of deal,” Zaremba said. He said he has talked to operators of several fleets of vehicles who are interested in trying natural gas


Though Sebelius’ artistic ventures — a clothing line, video, 2-D art, sculpture and that board game — might seem a random combination, at least some of the projects are connected. Take, for instance, Sturgis and his art. After beginning to draw bikers, Sebelius and a buddy decided to travel to the South Dakota town in the Black Hills that draws thousands of bikers and their motorcycles each year. The goal was to photograph bikers that later would be inspiration for drawings and paintings. He admits he was a little nervous about how two nonbikers would be treated.

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MAYOR BOB SCHUMM fills up a city pickup truck that was recently converted to run on compressed natural gas Wednesday. but want to see it in action on the local level first. “We need something like this to get us started,” Zaremba said. In addition to the city truck, Black Hills Energy operates four vehicles powered by natural gas and has plans for more. Black Hills has had the Lawrence fueling station, which is not open to the public, for a little more than a year. Tim Hess, manager of gas marketing for Black Hills, said the station cost about $150,000.

“I was accepted by a community I wasn’t a part of,” Sebelius says. “I was met with kindness and compassion.” Not only did the experience lead to a documentary — and now a complementary short film — it also has inspired his visual art since then. “It was an opportunity to take some risks,” he says of his post-Sturgis liberation. “I could break out of my background of illustration.” Now, Sebelius has moved from mostly oil painting to working with spray paints, wood and found objects. He recently finished a sculpture out of old drawing boards — complete with paint, ink and perhaps tears of generations of students — that were being discarded by KU. He also continues to focus on portraiture,

les, tostadas, enchiladas, burritos, the list goes on — seems like a daunting task, but Schmeidler, who is now in his eighth year at the parish, said the women who cook all of the food make it look easy. “They have it down to a system,” Schmeidler said. This is the 31st annual St. John’s Fiesta, and some of the women have been cooking since the fiesta started. Back then it was called a mini-Fiesta. As the years passed, the event grew until there was nothing mini about it.

He said larger stations that allow for quicker fueling cost $600,000 to $1 million, depending on several factors. Zaremba said true retail fueling stations, which will allow motorists to fill their vehicles in about the same time as with a standard gasoline pump, can cost even more. But Zaremba thinks the city soon will be in a position to know whether it wants to add more natural gas vehicles to their fleet. “I think in the next year or less, they’ll have some good data,” Zaremba said. Lanny Wagoner, a vice president with Fuel Conversion Solutions, estimated the cost to convert the city pickup truck was about $9,500 to $11,000. He said at today’s prices, it takes about 45,000 miles of use before the fuel savings have paid for the cost to convert the vehicle to run on natural gas. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at

only in a new medium. Used items are one theme in Sebelius’ art. His clothing line, Gillius, started with secondhand clothing on which he added his own drawings. Though he has scaled back mass-produced clothes, he still does special requests. As for the future of his art, Sebelius says bigger is better — he’s looking larger-scale, and to be more productive. He also is working on a documentary about Slab City, a community in California where Sebelius is helping to refurbish a 1976 Dodge RV and hopes to paint a mural on the side. “I think it’s best for me to stay busy,” Sebelius says of his variety of art. “If it’s something that intrigues me, I jump into it. I’m not one to be just into one thing — I get bored.”

didn’t prevent this, though the county would have to buy back the property to designate it for public use. The property will be platted with the idea it will be used for industrial, “primary job-creator” uses. In other business, the commission also unanimously approved to move forward a proposed Neighborhood Revitalization Area tax rebate of 95 percent over 10 years for Landmark Investment Group, owners of the Cider Building (810-812 Penn.). It will now go to the City Commission. The commission Wednesday also approved:

Moving a proposal for a Joint Economic Development Council between county and city to next week’s consent agenda

Allowing the Public Works Department to spend more than $45,000 on a GPS system for its vehicles, plus $25,248 to repair the county’s motor grader

Paying for a portion of the county-owned United Way building’s new boiler

Using Lone Star Lake and Marina for the seventh annual Midwest Mayhem Triathlon, to be held July 15.


Mariachi Habaneros — 5:30 p.m.

St. John’s Fiesta Dancers — 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Concert: Grupo Picante with DJ Ritmo and friends — 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Held the first weekend after Father’s Day, the St. John’s Mexican Fiesta has established itself as a Lawrence institution by giving locals what Schmeidler said is a taste of the strong Hispanic culture and community that exists within the St. John’s parish.

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LMH mulls opening wellness space at proposed rec center By Karrey Britt

Lawrence Memorial Hospital is considering opening a wellness center in northwest Lawrence that would be part of a proposed $24 million, 160,000-square-foot recreation center. President and CEO Gene Meyer told the board Wednesday that the hospital has been approached by city leaders and developer Thomas Fritzel about being involved in the project, which would be on the northwest corners of Sixth Street and the South Lawrence Trafficway. The project’s plans also call for an outdoor track and field stadium and a soccer field that would be operated by Kansas University. “We felt that if the facility was going to contain some sort of a commitment to wellness that we wanted to be the ones involved,” he said. Karen Shumate, chief operating officer, gave a preliminary report about what kinds of services the wellness center might offer if it were to move forward with a partnership. They included:

Physical, occupational and speech therapy services

Diet and exercise classes

One-on-one wellness coaching

Sports performance enhancement programs

Screenings Shumate said they would like to target two populations: older adults and pediatrics. With the older adults, they would focus on screenings such


Raphael Zanders-McNeil, aspiring Daoist priest, Lawrence Report issued on “I think Lawrence and Bramlage plane crash every city in this world should investigate in KANSAS CITY, MO. — A investing in alternative single-engine plane carrying fuels. That is the wave of a Kansas family of six quickly the future.” lost altitude after it changed course to avoid bad weather before crashing into a swampy area in Florida, killing everyone aboard, according to a preliminary report issued Tuesday by the National Transportation Safety Board. The report on the June 7 crash that killed Junction City businessman Ronald Bramlage, his wife, Becky, and their four children details accounts from three witnesses but does not discuss a cause for the crash. The final cause is Copper Ramberg, not expected to be deterwaitress at Teller’s, mined for several months. Lawrence The Bramlages’ plane “I think it’s a complicated experienced an in-flight subject because a lot of breakup before crashing alternative fuels have about 50 miles southwest negative impacts on the of Orlando, Fla., according to environment.” NTSB investigators. According to air traffic control communications with Miami, Ronald Bramlage was trying to avoid a large area of precipitation northwest of Lakeland, Fla., just before the crash. Preliminary radar data showed the plane climbed to 25,100 feet and changed direction to the right before it descended to 10,700 feet in exactly one minute, The Kansas City Star reported. Ben Thompson, software engineer, School finance Boulder Colo. “Natural gas is a fad. Quit trial continues polluting our environment TOPEKA — A Kansas offiand go electric.” cial says school districts are concerned about more than just the resources needed to provide their students with a suitable education. Deputy Education Commissioner Brad Neuenswander finished testifying Wednesday in the trial of a lawsuit over how Kansas funds its public schools. He was called by attorneys for the 54 school districts that are behind the litigation. He said schools want to Candice Rukes, make sure students have wardrobe mistress, the knowledge they need to Lawrence “Yes, I think they should be productive. The lawsuit claims Kansas invest in alternative has been spending too little energy. Doing things for the environment is never to satisfy the state constitution’s requirement for proa bad thing.” viding a “suitable” education.

A partnership with the city and with the athletic department is something that we would always want to try to achieve if it makes strategic and financial sense for us.” — Gene Meyer, Lawrence Memorial Hospital president and CEO

“This is just a concept,” Schumate told the board. “It’s very preliminary. A few board members raised concerns and questions after hearing the report. Dr. Lee Reussner questioned whether the recreation center would be primarily used by athletes or for the general public. Rob Chestnut wondered if the location really served the populations the hospital was trying to reach with its wellness efforts. He asked hospital administrators to consider other locations for a wellness center as well. Meanwhile, others wondered if LMH didn’t provide a wellness center at the site, would the developers approach someone else? Meyer said the developers have not given him a deadline for committing to the project. He also was uncertain if the hospital would own or lease the space. The hospital is currently putting together a report that would look at the up-front and operational costs of the wellness center. In the meantime, the hospital will continue to gather input from the community, its employees and patients. A new report on the wellness center project will be presented during the next board meeting, which is scheduled for Aug. 15. “A partnership with the city and with the athletic department is something that we would always want to try to achieve if it makes strategic and financial sense for us,” Meyer said.

as bone density tests and helping those with chronic conditions. In pediatrics, they would be addressing children who may have an illness or disorder that’s affecting their ability to live a healthy lifestyle. They also would like to help those who are struggling with weight through programs that address diet, fitness and emotional support. T h e problems associated with kids having weight problems are becoming more and more prevalent in our community, as in every community, she said. The report provided a look at how the hospital might use the proposed 7,000-square-foot space:

Two large multipurpose rooms for fitness classes

Two smaller meeting rooms for educational classes, screening clinics and a resource area

A physical therapy clinic with a section devoted to pediatric patients

Open space for sports performance class work

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LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT • Johnson County Sheriff’s officers are looking for suspects who stole 1,000 pounds of copper pipe over the weekend at the construction site of an addition to De Soto High School, said Master Deputy Tom Erickson, a sheriff’s spokesman. The pieces of pipe were 20 feet long, and they are valued at $6,000 total. Alvie Cater, a De Soto school district spokesman, said the school would install video cameras in the construction area in hope it could deter future crimes. • Douglas County Sheriff’s officers about 3 a.m. Wednesday arrested a Topeka man and a Topeka woman accused of trespassing and damaging railroad property north of Lecompton, said Sgt. Steve Lewis, a sheriff’s spokesman. Prosecutors later Wednesday charged John David Helm, 30, and Rebecca Sue Jaap, 32, with misdemeanor possession of stolen property. They also filed one count of trespassing on a railroad right of way against Helm, according to court records. A judge set $1,500

HOSPITAL BIRTHS Jessica Klassen and Conner Harden, Lecompton, a boy, Wednesday. Kevin and Dena Johnston, Lawrence, a girl, Wednesday. Jung and Steven Spooner, Lawrence, a boy, Wednesday.

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bond for Helm and $1,000 bond for Jaap. • Douglas County prosecutors have charged a 19-yearold Lincoln Center man with unlawful acts concerning a computer, a misdemeanor. Kansas University police took a report in April concerning allegations someone unlawfully gained access to the computer of a 64-yearold man who works at Bales Recital Hall on campus, said Maj. Chris Keary, assistant KU police chief. According to court records, Tyler Ray Breneman initially appeared before a judge on the charge June 5. He is free on $500 bond, and his next hearing is scheduled for Aug. 1. Prosecutors allege the crime occurred between Dec. 16 and April 10. According to the charges, Breneman is accused of accessing or attempting to access the victim’s computer, computer system, network or software program, data or property contained in any computer.

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.

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House committee holds A.G. Holder in contempt ———

Obama uses executive privilege to withhold documents from panel By Pete Yost Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Setting up a potential constitutional confrontation, a Republican-controlled House panel voted Wednesday to cite Attorney General Eric Holder for contempt of Congress, just hours after President Barack Obama invoked executive privilege — for the first time — to withhold documents demanded by the committee. The party-line vote was 23-17 following hours of caustic debate. The controversy goes next to the full House, where Republican Speaker John Boehner said there would be a vote next week unless there was some resolution in the meantime. Committee Chairman Darrell Issa of California said that “more than eight months after a subpoena” for the documents — which concern how the Justice Department learned there were problems with an Arizona probe of gun-running into Mexico — Obama’s “untimely assertion” of executive privilege was no reason to delay the contempt vote. No, it was just political, said Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland, the committee’s ranking Democrat. He called the vote “an extreme, virtually unprecedented action based on election-year politics rather than fact.” The last Cabinet member to be cited by a congressional committee for contempt was Attorney General Janet Reno in President Bill Clinton’s administration. That was never brought to a follow-

up vote in the full House. Technically, if the full House approves the Holder contempt citation, there could be a federal criminal case against him, but history strongly suggests the matter won’t get that far. Whether Congress could force the Justice Department to turn over the documents is a basic question. In the Watergate case, the Supreme Court ordered President Richard Nixon to turn over taped conversations to a criminal prosecutor. But in the Nixon case, the justices also found a constitutional basis for claims of executive privilege, leaving the door open for presidents to cite it in future clashes with Congress. In the administration’s claim of executive privilege, Deputy Attorney General James Cole said in a letter to Issa, “We regret that we have arrived at this point, after the many steps we have taken to address the committee’s concerns and to accommodate the committee’s legitimate oversight interests.” As the day went on, comments rapidly grew more heated. A Boehner spokesman suggested administration officials had lied earlier or were now “bending the law.” Cummings said Issa “had no interest” in resolving the issue and was trying to pick a fight. The White House reacted sharply to the committee action. “Instead of creating jobs or strengthening the middle-class, congressional Republicans are spending their time on a politically motivated, taxpayer-funded election-year fishing expedition,” Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer said.


Poll: Just 1 in 3 in favor of health care overhaul WASHINGTON (AP) — Just a third of Americans back President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul on which the Supreme Court is about to pass judgment, a new poll finds. But there is overwhelming support among both supporters and opponents for Congress and the president to begin work on a new bill if the high court strikes down the two-year-old law. The overall level of support for the law is relatively unchanged in recent months, with 47 percent opposing it. But an Associated Press-GfK poll shows Obama that only 21 percent of independents approve of the law, a new low in AP-GfK polling. The Supreme Court is expected to rule on the 2010 law in the next week or so. Most of the law’s major changes aimed at extending health insurance to more than 30 million Americans who now lack coverage have yet to take effect, including the requirement that most people have health insurance or pay a penalty. But whatever people think of the law, they don’t want a Supreme Court ruling against it to be the last word on health care reform. More than threefourths of Americans want their political leaders to undertake a new effort, rather than leave the health care system alone if the court rules against the law, according to the poll.

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Notable The Senate voted Wednesday not to tamper with the Depression-era program that protects U.S. sugar growers as it sped toward completion of a $500 billion bill to operate farm and food programs over the next five years. The sugar program, which controls supply levels, sets prices and limits imports, has long been a target of those who say the government supports agribusiness over the interests of consumers. A final vote on the bill is expected this morning, sending it to the House where it could face an uphill battle.

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Fed extends program to drive rates lower By Martin Crutsinger Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve is trying again to jolt the American economy out of its stalled recovery. It’s extending a program that aims to encourage borrowing and spending by reducing long-term interest rates. Wednesday’s decision followed months of concern that the economy is being held back by a weakened job market. At the end of a two-day policy meeting, the Fed also sharply reduced its forecast for U.S. growth and said it’s prepared to take more action if necessary. It reiterated plans to keep short-term interest rates at record lows until at least late 2014. “If we’re not seeing a sustained improvement in the labor market, that would require additional action,” Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said later in the day. Wall Street wasn’t impressed by the Fed’s limited response. Stock prices barely budged. And analysts questioned how much benefit the Fed’s latest economy-boosting effort would have, in part because interest rates are already near record lows. If the Fed’s more pessimistic outlook proves accurate, President Barack Obama’s chances in an election that will turn on

the economy would also likely suffer. Bernanke noted that the economy is under threat from Europe’s debt crisis and the prospect of sharp spending cuts and tax increases that would take effect at the end of the year unless Congress acts. European leaders will be seeking a breakthrough at a summit next week in Brussels. Bernanke said he’s in regular touch with the head of the European Central Bank. The Fed said it will continue a program called Operation Twist through year’s end. Under the program, the Fed has been selling $400 billion in short-term Treasurys since September and buying longer-term Treasurys. Operation Twist was to expire at the end of June. The Fed said it will extend it using $267 billion in securities. But extending Operation Twist might not provide much benefit. Businesses and consumers who aren’t borrowing now aren’t that likely to change their minds just because rates dropped a little more. “This move is largely symbolic,” said David Jones, chief economist at DMJ Advisors. Jones estimates Operation Twist will lower long-term rates by only about one-tenth of a percentage point.

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supported them, saying they were necessary to maintain quality. The increases for resident students will be Kansas State, 5.1 percent; Emporia State, 6.5 percent; Pittsburg State, 6.4 percent, Fort Hays State, 3.7 percent, and Wichita State, 3.5 percent. Regent Dan Lykins of Topeka said the cost of higher education and health care continues to skyrocket while salaries for many working Kansans have decreased. “Wealthy families will be able to afford this,” Lykins said of the tuition and fee hikes. “Poor families, hopefully, will be able to get grants. For the average Kansas family, this is going to be tough. I am worried about the future because as we continue to raise tuition, some student is going to say ‘I can’t afford to go to school anymore.’” Over the past 20 years, there has been a dramatic shift of funding higher education from state appropriations to tuition, according to data provided by KU. In 1991, nearly 69 percent of per student operating expenses at KU was funded through state tax dollars, while 31 percent was funded with tuition.

Now, only 38 percent is funded by the state, while tuition has increased to 62 percent. Regent Fred Logan Jr., of Prairie Village, said even though the increased costs are a burden on students and families, getting a degree “is the best investment that anyone can make.” Hannah Bolton, KU student body president, said the increases will help maintain the quality of the schools. “You want to invest in excellence,” Bolton said. But she added the increases are making it more difficult for many students. Bolton said many students have two jobs during the week and sometimes a third job on the weekend, and the competition for scholarships is increasing. The tuition and fee increases at KU will generate about $14 million in additional revenue. Of that amount, $6 million will be used for salary increases to retain faculty and staff, $3.7 million will cover required costs, such as health insurance, and $1.1 million will be used to provide grants to students with financial needs, while the rest will cover numerous other operating expenses. On the issue of admissions standards, the board voted 8-1 to approve KU’s request to set the bar higher. If new regulations

supporting the request are approved by December, then KU will start using the new standards in August 2016. “We have an aspiration to increase the graduation rate. We have an aspiration to increase the retention rate,” said KU Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little. But Gray-Little said the school wasn’t trying to discourage applicants. “I want every student who can come to KU and have a good experience, to be at KU,” she said. Currently, admission criteria are the same for all six regents universities. A Kansas high school graduate can be admitted if he or she:

Has an ACT score of at least 21 or SAT score of at least 980, or

Ranks in the top onethird of the high school class, or

Has a 2.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale in the Kansas Qualified Precollege Admissions curriculum. Under the new standards, to be automatically admitted to KU, students would have to apply by Feb. 1 and complete the pre-college curriculum with a GPA of 2.5 or higher, along with one of the following:

A minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and an ACT score of at least 24 or 1090 SAT, or

A minimum 3.25 cu-

mulative GPA and an ACT score of 21 or 980 SAT. Students who don’t meet the automatic admissions criteria will have their applications reviewed by a committee that will look at numerous considerations, including whether the applying student would be a first generation college student, or is the child or grandchild of KU graduates, and has the potential to succeed academically. KU Provost Jeff Vitter said the higher standards will allow KU to capture “the high achiever students who leave Kansas” under the current standards, he said. Regent Janie Perkins of Garden City was the lone dissenter, saying she was concerned the higher criteria, especially the Feb. 1 deadline for consideration of automatic admission, would be a roadblock to some students. Gray-Little said students applying to KU before Feb. 1 had a much higher incidence of advancing to their sophomore year than those who apply after Feb. 1 — 81 percent to 57 percent. She said the ability of a student to apply earlier in his or her senior year of high school probably indicates that the student has more organizational skills and home supports. — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.

BRIEFLY and the commission Election winner won’t won, was supposed to declare be announced today the top vote-getter today. CAIRO — Officials postponed declaring a winner in Egypt’s disputed election on Wednesday, sending political tensions soaring as the country awaited its first new president in three decades. Adding to the confusion and uncertainty were reports about the health of Hosni Mubarak, who is serving a life sentence for failing to stop the killing of protesters in the uprising that ousted him last year. At one point Tuesday, he was said to be near death, while some believed the report was a pretext by sympathetic allies of Mubarak to transfer him out of prison to a more comfortable facility. The Election Commission did not say when it would announce the winner of the runoff between the Muslim Brotherhood’s candidate, Mohammed Morsi, and Mubarak’s former prime minister, Ahmed Shafiq. Both candidates claim they

Sandusky defense rests in abuse case BELLEFONTE, PA. — The defense in Jerry Sandusky’s child sex abuse trial rested on its third day Wednesday without calling the former Penn State assistant coach to dispute charges that he molested boys at his home and on campus over more than a decade. Closing arguments were set for today in the case that led to the dismissal of Hall of Fame football coach Joe Paterno, the ouster of the university president and a re-examination of college administrators’ role in reporting abuse charges. The defense’s case has consisted of character witnesses who defended Sandusky’s reputation, a psychologist who said Sandusky had a personality disorder and the ex-coach’s wife, who said she did

not see her husband do anything inappropriate with the accusers. His lawyers showed that an investigator had shared information with an accuser about other alleged victims’ stories and repeatedly suggested that accusers have financial motivations for their claims. LeRoy Neiman in 2007

Artist LeRoy Neiman dies at 91

to enthrall audiences with his instant renditions of what he observed. In 1972, NEW YORK — Painter and he sketched the world sketch artist LeRoy Neiman, chess tournament between best known for evoking Boris Spassky and Bobby in the kinetic energy of the Reykjavik, Iceland, for a live world’s biggest sporting television audience. He also and leisure events with produced live drawings of bright quick strokes, died the Olympics for TV and was Wednesday at age 91. the official computer artist of Neiman was the official the Super Bowl for CBS. painter of five Olympiads Neiman’s “reportage of and was a contributing art- history and the passing ist at Playboy magazine for scene ... revived an almost many years. His longtime lost and time-honored publicist, Gail Parenteau, art form,” according to a confirmed his death at 1972 exhibit catalog of his a Manhattan hospital on Olympics sketches at the Wednesday but didn’t disIndianapolis Museum of Art. close the cause. “It’s been fun. I’ve had a Neiman was a medialucky life,” Neiman said in a savvy artist who knew how June 2008 interview.


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Historic hall Liberty Hall’s 100-year history in Lawrence certainly is worthy of celebration.


he building now known as Liberty Hall has seen a lot of Lawrence history — 100 years of Lawrence history, to be exact. The celebration of that milestone is an appropriate time to reflect on the role a building, and the people who build and preserve it, can play in a community. Buildings at the corner of what now is Seventh and Massachusetts streets didn’t fare so well during Lawrence’s turbulent early days. A building that housed the Herald of Freedom newspaper was burned by Sheriff Jones in his 1856 raid, and its replacement was burned in Quantrill’s 1863 raid. The first Liberty Hall was dedicated on the site in 1870 and became a center of Lawrence social and civic activity. J.D. Bowersock furthered the hall’s history by demolishing that building and replacing it with the elegant Bowersock Opera House, which was destroyed by fire in 1911. Vowing that the building would never go up in flames again, Bowersock rebuilt the structure one more time, and the current concrete and brick building now is celebrating its 100th birthday, with performances of The Flaming Lips and a street party from 1 p.m. to midnight Friday in the 700 block of Massachusetts. Over the years, as the Bowersock Opera House, the Dickinson Theater, the Red Dog Inn, the Lawrence Opera House, the building that now houses the reincarnated Liberty Hall has continued to serve as a community focal point, drawing a diverse group of local residents and students, perhaps numbering in the millions, through its doors. It was an opera house, a movie theater, a rock ’n’ roll venue and a dinner theater. Throughout its history it also has been a popular gathering place that promoted artistic endeavors, political engagement and community interaction. The current facility continues to serve all of those roles. It is a movie theater and a performance venue that also is available for private and public functions of almost every description. The community owes a huge debt of gratitude to David and Susan Millstein, Liberty Hall’s current owners, for the role they and the late Charlie Oldfather played in returning this community landmark to its rightful role. The building was vacant and in disrepair when Oldfather and the Millsteins purchased it in 1985 and put significant resources into restoring some of its original grandeur and energy. It’s been an eventful century for a grand structure that holds a lot of memories for several generations of Lawrence residents and visitors. We share the hope of Liberty Hall’s owners that “we can get another 100 years” out of this landmark structure in the heart of Lawrence.

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‘Beach Boys’ rode California wave COLUMBIA, MD. — Three hours before showtime, Brian Wilson says: “There is no Rhonda.” Sitting backstage, gathering strength for the evening’s 48-song, 150-minute concert, Wilson was not asked about her, he just volunteered this fact. The other members of the Beach Boys seem mildly surprised to learn that the 1965 song “Help Me, Rhonda” was about no one in particular. Not that it matters; the sound is everything. Attention must be paid to baby boomer music-cued nostalgia, and no one pays it better than the Beach Boys. They are current-

George Will

Given California’s dystopian present, it is difficult to recall that the Beach Boys’ appeal derived not just from their astonishing harmonies … but also from their embodiment of a happy Southern California that beckoned to the rest of the nation.” ly on a 50th-anniversary tour that has more than 60 concerts scheduled and others still being booked. Their new album, “That’s Why God Made the Radio,” debuted at No. 3 in Billboard’s listing, and with this the Beach Boys topped the Beatles for most weeks on Billboard’s top-10 album chart. Their band began in 1961 in Hawthorne, in Los Angeles County, when the parents of Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson went away for a weekend, leaving the boys with meal money they used to rent instruments and record a song called “Surfin’.” They rode a wave of fascination with California to the top of pop music.

Given California’s dystopian present, it is difficult to recall that the Beach Boys’ appeal derived not just from their astonishing harmonies (which derived from the Four Freshmen) but also from their embodiment of a happy Southern California that beckoned to the rest of the nation. Political scientist James Q. Wilson grew up there and in 1967, the year after the Beach Boys’ “Good Vibrations,” he wrote a seminal essay on the political vibrations that produced California’s new governor: “A Guide to Reagan Country.” Wilson’s conclusion was that Ronald Reagan represented the political culture of a region where social structure nurtured individualism. Southern Californians had, Wilson wrote, “no identities except their personal identities, no obvious group affiliations to make possible any reference to them by collective nouns. I never heard the phrase ‘ethnic group’ until I was in graduate school.” Eastern teenagers had turf. Their Southern California counterparts had cars, the subject of so many Beach Boys songs (“Little Deuce Coupe,” “409,” “Shut Down,” etc.). They hung out in places reached by car and with lots of parking, particularly

drive-in restaurants. “The Eastern lifestyle,” Wilson wrote, “produced a feeling of territory, the Western lifestyle a feeling of property.” The East was defined less by cold weather than social congestion — apartments in ethnic neighborhoods. Southern Californians lived in singledwelling homes and had almost no public transportation, so their movements within the city were unconfined to set corridors. Houses and cars — the “Sunday afternoon drive” was often just to look at others’ homes — strengthened, Wilson wrote, “a very conventional and bourgeois sense of property and responsibility.” When James Watt, Reagan’s secretary of the interior, barred the Beach Boys from playing a Fourth of July concert on the National Mall in 1983 because he thought they attracted “the wrong element,” Reagan invited them to the White House. This was almost a generation after the Beach Boys were dethroned but invigorated by the challenge of the British Invasion, particularly the Beatles. Brian Wilson has long been troubled by mental illness, but he responded to the challenge of the Beatles album “Rubber Soul” with “Pet Sounds,” including “God Only Knows,”

King’s question not foolish There was always something hapless about Rodney King. He entered the nation’s consciousness — and its conscience — as a shambling drunk, an unemployed black construction worker who tried to outrun L.A. police rather than be arrested for drunken driving. The result was a police beating, surreptitiously captured on video, so profoundly vicious that the chief of police himself said it made him sick. In 1992, when a suburban jury, conspicuously bleached of black jurors, acquitted four white police officers of any crime, the City of Angels went to hell, erupting in one of the worst urban riots in modern American history. Haplessness thereafter attached to King like a stink, as he bounced in and out of the news for domestic violence, drunken run-ins with police, driving into a tree under the influence of PCP. Even the manner of his death Sunday has about it that familiar odor of haplessness. King is believed to have accidentally drowned in his backyard pool. If true, isn’t that about what you would have expected? Hapless could have been his middle name. But there was a moment, a signature moment, when Rodney Glen King was not hapless. You remember it, of course: Los Angeles is burning, the death toll is mounting, property damage is approaching $1 billion, the National Guard is trying to restore peace, the Red Cross is trying to help the stricken, and there comes King, shaken and uncertain, agony on his face and tears in his voice, pleading for peace and

Leonard Pitts Jr.

‘Can we all get along?’ There was something almost unforgivably earnest about that question, something guileless, naked, even innocent.” asking a question deceptive in its simplicity: “Can we all get along?” There was something almost unforgivably earnest about that question, something guileless, naked, even innocent. It came with no smirk of mocking subtext, no nudge of ironic knowing, no wink of post-modern detachment. It came from the heart, and some of us did not know how to process that. Perhaps that’s why they transfigured it, removed it from the realm of serious things, made it a catchphrase, a cliche, the punch line to a joke no one had told. As a rule, history has shown flawless judgment in picking icons for AfricanAmerica’s struggle for human rights. It chose quiet, dignified Rosa Parks as the emblem of the fight against segregation. It chose handsome, prankish Emmett Till as the face of racial violence. So perhaps King seems an odd choice as the symbol of police brutality. But there is a

reason Shakespeare put wisdom into the mouths of fools. The fool could get away with saying what others could not. No, King was not a fool. But he was a hapless guy, taken less than seriously — in part because he asked that question others would not. Yet that question, the one some of us tried to giggle into irrelevance, is the defining question of the American experiment. It follows us down 236 years of slavery, restrictive housing covenants, lynchings, suffragettes, Trails of Tears, English Only debates, No Irish Need Apply signs, Stonewall uprisings, sexism, anti-Semitism, racism, riot, wreck and ruin. Can we all get along? King, a more reflective man than stereotype — and his own behavior — would lead you to believe understood the unique symbolism his life and that question had conferred upon him. “I sometimes feel like I’m caught in a vise,” he told the Los Angeles Times earlier this year. “Some people feel like I’m some kind of hero. Others hate me. They say I deserved it. Other people, I can hear them mocking me for when I called for an end to the destruction, like I’m a fool for believing in peace.” It is telling that more of us seemed to deride his question than sought to answer it. Perhaps they feared what the answer would be. Perhaps they found it easier just to laugh it down. But if the man who believes we must all get along is a fool, then you really have to wonder: What word is left for the man who does not? — Leonard Pitts Jr. is a columnist for the Miami Herald.

which Paul McCartney called “the greatest song ever written.” The Beatles’ “Sgt. Pepper” was a response to “Pet Sounds.” Leonard Bernstein called Brian Wilson, the Beach Boys’ creative engine, “one of today’s most important musicians,” and the Joffrey Ballet danced to Wilson’s music. Dennis and Carl Wilson died long ago, but today’s band includes three original members — Brian, Al Jardine and Mike Love — plus David Marks, who grew up down the street from the Wilsons, and Bruce Johnston, “the new guy” who first joined the group in 1965. The Beatles dissolved in 1970; the Beach Boys are the first American band to enter a second half-century. Boomers must be served, so Mick Jagger, who long ago said, “I’d rather be dead than sing ‘Satisfaction’ when I’m 45,” is singing it at 68. In 1966, the 31-year-old Elvis Presley asked the Beach Boys for advice about touring; he has been dead for nearly 35 years but they play on, all of them approaching or past 70, singing “When I Grow Up (to Be a Man)” without a trace of irony. Southern California in their formative years was not zoned for irony. — George Will is a columnist for Washington Post Writers Group.



Against long odds and strong competition from other states, KanYEARS sas was hoping to AGO land a $4.4 billion IN 1987 federal superconducting supercollider project at a site surrounding Pomona Lake. The proposed supercollider, which was being wooed by about 25 states, was expected to bring about 3,000 new skilled jobs as well as 4,500 temporary construction jobs.


The intersection of Ninth and Massachusetts was the busy spot YEARS for construction AGO this week as the IN 1972 downtown beautification project continued. While installing new feeder lines from the water main along the west side of Mass, workers had discovered many rusting connections.


From the Lawrence Daily Journal-World for June 21, 1912: YEARS “Thirty-five acres AGO of Douglas county IN 1912 lands are devoted to public parks, according to the report of the county assessor. In addition to this there are private, ornamental grounds amounting to seventeen acres. There are ten ponds and lakes in the county which cover a total of 333 1/2 acres. There are sixty-four school houses in the county with a total of 77 acres of school grounds.... Wild timber, 6,922 acres; street trees, 10,394; vegetable gardens, 320 acres; fruit trees of fruit-bearing age, 159,971; cemeteries, 166 1/2 acres.” — Compiled by Sarah St. John

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WEATHER HISTORY The temperature fell to 32 degrees on June 21, 1953, in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.

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Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 6 a.m., Memorial Stadium at Kansas University. Brown Bag Concert: Good Ole Boys, noon, Ninth and Massachusetts streets. The Leavenworth Series: A Military History of the Cold War, 3 p.m., Dole Institute of Politics, 2350 Petefish Drive. Thursday Farmers’ Market, 4-6 p.m., 1121 Wakarusa Drive. Cottin’s Hardware Farmers’ Market, 4-6:30 p.m., behind store at 1832 Mass. Reception for Salvation Army Capts. Wes and Susan Dalberg, 5-6:30 p.m., Salvation Army, 946 N.H. Theology on Tap, discussion of a selected religion topic, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Henry’s, 11 E. Eighth St. Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 6 p.m., field near Robinson Gymnasium at Kansas University. Lawrence Food Not Bombs free meal, 6:30 p.m., South Park, 1200 block of Massachusetts Street. Sons of the Union Veterans, 6:30 p.m., Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass. Free English as a Second Language class, 7-8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Affordable community Spanish class, 7-8 p.m., Plymouth Congregational Church, 925 Vt. Junkyard Jazz Band, 7 p.m., American Legion, 3408 W. Sixth St. Poker Night, 8 p.m., Applebee’s, 2520 Iowa. Floyd the Barber, 8:30 p.m., Pachamama’s, 800 N.H. Team trivia, 9 p.m., Johnny’s West, 721 Wakarusa Drive. Ladies Night Free Bowling, 9:30 p.m., Royal Crest Lanes, 933 Iowa.


Perry Lecompton Farmers Market, 4-6:30 p.m., U.S. Highway 24 and Ferguson Road. Indian Taco Sale and Fundraiser, 6 p.m., Four Winds Native Center, 15th and Haskell St. John’s Mexican Fiesta, 6-11:30 p.m., St. John Catholic Church, 1234 Ky. Old Settlers Reunion, 6 p.m., downtown Oskaloosa. Lecompton Territorial Days, 6-9 p.m., Lecompton. BRC Sounds, 7 p.m., Dynamite Saloon, 721 Mass. Monthly Roundtable Discussion on Living in Spiritual Extended Families (Christian Community), 7 p.m., Signs of Life, 722 Mass. “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Summer Youth Theater presents “You Can’t Take It With You,” 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Liberty Hall 100th anniversary party, with the Flaming Lips, 8 p.m., 644 Mass. Neva and Quicksilver, 8 p.m., Cutter’s, 218 E.

TODAY’S BEST BETS Old Settlers Reunion, 6 p.m., downtown Oskaloosa. “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Summer Youth Theater presents “You Can’t Take It With You,” 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Liberty Hall 100th anniversary party, with the Flaming Lips, 8 p.m., 644 Mass. 20th St., Eudora. Sellout! at Old Settlers Reunion’s Friday Night Block Party, 9 p.m., Downtown Oskaloosa.


Saturday Farmers’ Market, 7-11 a.m., 824 N.H. Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 7 a.m., Lied Center, entrance from Bob Billings and Crestline. Lecompton Territorial Days, events begin at 7 a.m., Lecompton. Red Dog’s Dog Days workout, 7:45 a.m., Lied Center, entrance from Bob Billings and Crestline. Old Settlers Reunion, 9 a.m., downtown Oskaloosa. Sherron Collins booksigning, 3-5 p.m., Dillons, 3000 W. Sixth St. St. John’s Mexican Fiesta, 6-11:30 p.m., St. John Catholic Church, 1234 Ky. Praise Temple Church of God In Christ 16th anniversary celebration, 7 p.m., 315 E. Seventh St. Ardys Ramberg CD Release Party, 7 p.m., Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence, 1263 North 1100 Road. Bryan Fontenot, 7-10 p.m., The Oread, 1200 Oread Ave. “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” 7:30 p.m., Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. Summer Youth Theater presents “You Can’t Take It With You,” 7:30 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. The Petroglyphs, 7:30 p.m., Ingredient, 945 Mass. Freeman Roberts, 8 p.m., Gaslight Tavern, 317 N. Second. Stone Cutter’s Union, 8 p.m., 218 E. 20th St., Eudora. John Sebelius: Still Under the Influence, 9 p.m., The Granada Theater, 1020 Mass., 1020 Mass.

of God In Christ 16th anniversary celebration, 3 p.m., 315 E. Seventh St. Taproom Poetry Presents: Amy Ash & Callista Buchen, 5 p.m., Eighth Street Taproom, 801 N.H. Ecumenical Taize Service, 6 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1011 Vt. Third annual River City Cook-Off, 6 p.m., Abe & Jake’s Landing, 8 E. Sixth St. O.U.R.S. (Oldsters United for Responsible Service) dance, 6-9 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St. Poker tournament, 7 p.m., Johnny’s Tavern, 410 N. Second St. Smackdown! trivia, 8 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Acoustic Open Mic Night, free entry, sign-up at 9 p.m., The Casbah, 803 Mass.


Watkins Community Museum of History exhibits: “More Than a Game: Basketball and Community Spirit,” photos and artifacts in the exhibition illustrate James Naismith’s and Forrest “Phog” Allen’s roles in shaping the game we know today and its influence in the community; “Knowledge Grows: Student Experiences in the Smart Choices Garden,” through end of June; “Get Connected: Sustainable Energy in Douglas County,” through the end of this year, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, until 8 p.m. Thursday, 1047 Mass. Freedom’s Frontier exhibit, WednesdaySaturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, 1-4 p.m., Carnegie Building, 200 W. Ninth St. Lawrence Arts Center Exhibit: “Body of Work: Studies and Interpretations of the Live Model,” 9 a.m.-9 p.m. MondaySaturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, through June 30, 940 N.H. Lumberyard Arts Center exhibit: Kathy Bourgeois, ‘The Drama of Nature’ in oils and watercolors, 1-4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, through July 14, 718 High St., Baldwin City. Dole Institute of Politics exhibit: works by political cartoonist Herblock, through Aug. 21, Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.5 p.m., Sunday, noon-5 p.m., 2350 Petefish Drive. Spencer Museum of Art exhibits: Elegance Under Foot, through July 8; “39 Trails: Research in the Peruvian Amazon,” through July 22; “Cryptograph: An Exhibition for Alan Turing,” through July 22; “Prepared: Strategies for Activists,” through July 22, 10 a.m.-4 Farewell service for p.m. Tuesday, Friday and Salvation Army Capts. Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Wes and Susan Dalberg, Wednesday and Thurs10:45 a.m., Salvation day, noon-4 p.m. Sunday, Army, 946 N.H. 1301 Miss. Summer Youth TheThe Impact of the King ater presents “You Can’t James Bible, Quayle Bible Take It With You,” 2 p.m., Collection exhibit, 518 Lawrence Arts Center, 940 Eighth St., Baldwin City, 1-4 N.H. p.m. Saturdays and Sun“Joseph and the days, through July 2012. Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” 2:30 p.m., More information on these listTheatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H. ings can be found at LJWorld. Praise Temple Church com and


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‘Water baby’ indeed Ann Reaney remembers well the day she took baby Emma home from the hospital. “I went to the sink to wash off her head because it was ick,” Ann said. “I held the back of her head and used the sprayer, and her head rolled back, and she was just happy as a clam. I knew right then she was going to be a water baby. She just loved it.” She didn’t know that as a teenager Emma would for the second time compete in the Olympic trials after a record-breaking freshman season at Notre Dame. Emma’s mom was no water baby. Her dad, Mark Reaney, a professor of in the department of Theater and Film and an award-winning scenic designer, figures out ways to incorporate computer graphics into theatre designs, not ways to Reaney program his daughter into an elite swimmer. “I’m so thankful they don’t really know swimming,” Emma said of her parents. “When I was younger, I would have an awful race, and they’d be right there saying, ‘Good job. That was great.’ Some other parents would yell at their kids.” Wait, hold on a minute. There are swim parents who get too wrapped up in the performance of their children? “It’s so sad,” said Emma, who competed as a sophomore at Lawrence High, broke records, but missed the state meet because of strep throat. “There are some crazy swim parents, kind of like dance moms.” You mean there are some mothers who pressure their daughters to try to become the next Shirley Temple, Ginger Rogers or Madonna? This all comes as such a shock. An honorable mention AllAmerican in the 200 individual medley, her best event, and the 100 and 200 breaststroke, Emma also qualified for the trials in the 400 IM. Notre Dame will have seven women and 12 men, by Reaney’s count, competing in the trials in Omaha, Neb. They leave Saturday, and Reaney’s first event is Monday. She competed four years ago in Omaha as well. “I was 15 and all alone,” she said. “I was like a lost puppy. Now I’ll have all my teammates with me, and we’re traveling with the guys’ team, too, so we’ll all be hanging out together. It will be really cool.” Swimmers can peak early. Reaney, during her final years of club swimming, had to be wondering when she stopped setting personal bests at a rapid rate. At ND, she rattled off several and attributed it partly to lifting weights for the first time. “And it helps training with girls who are focused and are my same speed,” she said. “In club swimming, there are a lot of younger kids, and some parents are making their kids be there. It’s so sad because it’s such a time- and money-consuming sport. If you don’t like it, why would you want to do it?” Because your mom and/or dad has intimidated you into thinking your role in life is to let them live vicariously through you. That’s why.

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ROYALS, FROM LEFT, ALEX GORDON, Jarrod Dyson and Jeff Francoeur celebrate their 2-1 victory over the Astros on Wednesday in Houston.

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Bullpen saves K.C.’s 2-1 win HOUSTON (AP) — The Kansas City Royals figure their offense will come around sooner or later. Until then, they’re happy to rely on a bullpen that keeps helping them eke out close wins. Bruce Chen pitched into the sixth inning on three days’ rest, and the Royals used four relievers to close out a 2-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Wednesday. Alex Gordon tripled and scored for They’ve Kansas City, which took been doing two of three it all year, from the Astros and has and once won seven of again they nine overall. came up Thirteen of Kansas City’s big today.” last 14 games have been — Alex Gordon, decided by on the bullpen two or fewer runs, including six one-run games. Manager Ned Yost smiled when asked what all these close games are doing to him. “I’m fine. Piece of cake. We had them all the way,” he said. Chen (6-6) struck out six in 52⁄3 innings and was charged with one run and five hits. Pitching on three days’ rest for the sixth time in his career, Chen bounced back from his last outing when he yielded six runs and seven hits in just 12⁄3 innings against St. Louis, but still received a no-decision in the Royals’ 10-7 loss. Houston put runners on the corners with one out in the ninth, but Jonathan Broxton struck out Brian Bixler and retired Jordan Schafer to earn his 18th save in 21 chances. “They’ve been doing it all year, and once again they came up big today,” Gordon said of the bullpen. “A 2-1 win, it feels like we’ve been doing that all year. I swear one of these days our offense

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FORMER KANSAS UNIVERSITY GUARD SHERRON COLLINS (IN RED) HEADS TO THE BUCKET under center Jeff Withey, left, during a scrimmage Wednesday at Horejsi Center.

Collins relocating to town By Gary Bedore

Former Kansas University point guard Sherron Collins, who has been rehabilitating a sprained knee that sidelined him at the end of the 2011-12 Turkish Basketball League season, has decided to relocate from Chicago to Lawrence to get in what he hopes will be the best shape of his life. “I’ll be here all summer,” the 5-foot-11, 220-or-so-pound Collins said with a smile after playing sparingly in the Red (alumni plus some current KU players) Team’s 64-57 loss

to the Blue squad (all current players) on Wednesday in front of 800 Bill Self campers in Horejsi Center. “There’s not a better place to work out — with people that love you and want you to succeed. Hudy (Andrea, KU trainer), coach (Bill) Self, coach (Joe) Dooley, coach T (Kurtis Townsend), the whole staff ... they help me. It’s something I need.” Collins, who missed five shots without a make, said Hudy is the key to his possible return to the NBA. Collins played sparingly for Charlotte two seasons ago before getting

cut and moving to Turkey, where he averaged 10.6 points a game for a team in Ankara. “Hudy is great for me, like a second mom. I always said that,” Collins said. “Anything I need from her, whatever time, Hudy has always been there for me. She’s the best at the college level. Every player she’s had from UConn to here ... her résumé speaks for herself. She’s great for me, man. I tell her all the time that she knows how to kick my butt and make me feel good about it.” Please see COLLINS, page 3B

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LCC teaching pro Samp to coach LHS By Benton Smith

Kristen Samp didn’t know it, but her time as a teaching professional at Lawrence Country Club is about to take her varied golf background in a new direction. Currently in her fourth year as a Class A teaching pro at LCC, Samp played collegiately at the University of

Missouri and professionally for 11 years before eventually settling in Lawrence in 2009. She has worked with countless golfers since joining the LCC staff. Among them were a couple of Lawrence High Lions, Quillen Eichhorn and Campbell Drake. When the two Lawrence teammates found out Mike Lewis would be stepping down as LHS girls golf

coach, they reached out to Samp and told her she should apply for the job. Not wanting to let the girls down, Samp said she would look into it, found an online application, filled it out and submitted it. It didn’t take LHS athletics director Ron Commons long to determine Samp was the obvious choice. “We feel her teaching

background, from LPGA players to junior programs at LCC, will be a great asset in helping our team reach the next level of play,” Commons said. “We are looking forward to having her as part of our coaching staff.” The new gig will be a fresh experience for Samp, who Kristen Samp has helped college teams in will coach the LHS girls golf Please see SAMP, page 3B team this fall

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BCS bosses settle on playoff plan CHICAGO (AP) — The BCS commissioners are backing a playoff plan with the sites for the national semifinals rotating among the major bowl games and a selection committee picking the teams. The plan will be presented to university presidents next week for approval. Once the presidents sign off — and that seems likely — major-college football’s champion will be decided by a playoff for the first time come the 2014 season. “We are excited to be on the threshold of creating a new postseason structure for college football that builds on the great popularity of our sport,� Notre Dame Athletic Director Jack Swarbrick said Wednesday. All 11 commissioners stood shoulder-to-shoulder behind Swarbrick, who read the BCS statement from a podium set up in a hotel conference room. “I think we’re very unified,� Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany said. “There are issues that have yet to be finalized.� The commissioners have been working on reshaping college football’s postseason since January. The meeting Wednesday was the sixth formal get-togeth-

NCAA doles out tourney APR bans INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA’s new academic requirements could give new meaning to the madness of March. On Wednesday, three-time national champion Connecticut and nine other men’s basketball teams were banned from the NCAA Tournament because of poor Academic Progress Rate scores. The penalties affect seven conferences, each of which must adapt to a new landscape for their league tournaments. Four conferences — the Big East, Big West, Ohio Valley, Southland and Southwest Athletic — said the banned teams cannot compete in their league tournaments. Joining the Huskies on the sideline next March will be Arkansas-Pine Bluff, CaliforniaRiverside, Cal State Bakersfield, Jacksonville State, Mississippi Valley State, North CarolinaWilmington, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, Toledo and Towson. Cal State Bakersfield, which became a full-fledged Division I member in 2010-11 and doesn’t have a conference affiliation in basketball, could still be removed from the banned list because some of the school’s data is still being reviewed. Each of the record 10 schools fell below the mandated fouryear cutline of 900 or the twoyear cutline of 930 and will face additional sanctions. UConn, which had a four-year score of 889 and a two-year score of 902, must replace four hours of practice time with academic activities each week. The APR measures the classroom performance of every Division I team. This year’s data calculates rates from 2007-08 through 2010-11. Naturally, UConn drew the most attention as the first BCS school to face a postseason ban based solely on sub-par academics. The Huskies have been an NCAA Tourney regular since 1990, winning 48 postseason games and national titles in 1999, 2004 and 2011. Only three football teams received postseason bans — Hampton, North Carolina A&T and Texas Southern. All are members of the Football Championship Subdivision and are considered historically black colleges or universities. In all, 54 teams fell below the 900 mark with roughly 80 percent (43) of them coming from what the NCAA defines as limited-resource schools.

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IN THIS JAN. 9 FILE PHOTO, THE COACHES’ TROPHY IS DISPLAYED before the BCS National Championship game between LSU and Alabama in New Orleans. The BCS commissioners met Wednesday and committed to a playoff plan, which will be presented to university presidents next week. er of the year. They met for four hours and emerged with a commitment to stand behind a plan. They refrained from providing specifics of that new structure in their announcement. Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott did say the two semifinals would be worked into the existing major bowls and the site of the national championship game will be bid out similarly to the Super Bowl.

People with firsthand knowledge of the decision tell the Associated Press the semifinals of the proposed plan would rotate among the major bowls and not be tied to traditional conference relationships. They also said that under the plan a selection committee would choose the schools that play for the national title. The people spoke on condition of anonymity because the

commissioners did not want to reveal many details before talking to their bosses. There was some debate about whether to have semifinal sites rotate between the major bowls or link the sites of the games to traditional conference affiliations. By linking sites to leagues Southeastern Conference teams could host games at the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans and Pac12 and Big Ten teams could host games at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. But the logistical issues that come with not having the sites for the semifinals set in advance were too big a problem. Now it will be possible for Ohio State and Oregon to play a semifinal in Miami, the site of the Orange Bowl. How the teams will be selected has also been hotly debated; the current Bowl Championship Series uses a combination of polls and computer rankings. There are still major details to be worked out, such as who exactly makes up the selection committee, but college football will take a page from college basketball, which uses a committee of athletic directors and commissioners to pick the teams for its championship tournament.



Managers feud over pine tar WASHINGTON — Davey Johnson says Joe Maddon should “read the rulebook.� Maddon says the rulebook shouldn’t always rule in the “self-policing� world of major-league baseball. The managers of the Washington Nationals and Tampa Bay Rays still didn’t see eye-to-eye Wednesday about Johnson’s decision to challenge Tampa Bay reliever Joel Peralta’s glove in Washington’s 5-4 loss the night before. The umpires found pine tar on Peralta’s glove. He was ejected from the game and expects to be suspended by Major League Baseball. Peralta used to play for the Nationals, and Maddon doesn’t like the fact that Johnson used “insider information� to get the pitcher ejected. Maddon said baseball players police themselves and have essentially decided that using pine tar is OK, even if it’s officially cheating.


Malkin wins NHL’s MVP award Vikings’ Harvin asks for trade LAS VEGAS — Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin has won the Hart Trophy as the NHL’s most valuable player. The Russian superstar and NHL scoring champion won the Hart for the first time Wednesday night at the NHL Awards ceremony at the Wynn Las Vegas casino. Malkin beat out Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos and New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, who won the Vezina Trophy for the first time. Ottawa’s Erik Karlsson won the Norris Trophy as the NHL’s top defenseman, and Colorado’s Gabriel Landeskog won the Calder Trophy as the top rookie. Malkin had 50 goals and 59 assists while carrying the Penguins during Sidney Crosby’s extended injury absence. He won the Hart vote over Stamkos, who scored 60 goals to win the Richard Trophy.


Kent St.-S. Carolina rained out OMAHA, NEB. — The Kent State-South Carolina game at the College World Series has been postponed until this morning because of rain. A line of showers moved into the Omaha area about an hour before the game was scheduled to start Wednesday night. Radar indicated the rain would continue late into the evening. Three games will be played today. Kent State-South Carolina will begin at 11:08 a.m. Arizona and Florida State will play at 4:08 p.m. The Kent State-South Carolina winner will play Arkansas at 8:08 p.m.


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Pacquiao wants rematch with Bradley to reclaim title MANILA, PHILIPPINES — Manny Pacquiao says he wants a rematch with Timothy Bradley after a five-judge panel assembled by the WBO championship committee unanimously favored the Filipino fighter in a video review. Pacquiao said Thursday he would prefer a rematch rather than Bradley giving up the WBO welterweight title that he won on a split decision because “people may think I just usurped it.� The five judges on the review panel all scored the fight in Pacquiao’s favor — 117-111, 117-111, 118-110, 116-112 and 115-113. At the June 9 bout in Las Vegas, judge Jerry Roth had it 115-113 for Pacquiao, and Duane Ford and C.J. Ross had it for Bradley by the same score. The Associated Press scored it 117-111 for Pacquiao. “My supporters shouldn’t worry. We’re going to get that title,� Pacquiao said. The WBO can’t overturn the result of the fight.

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DT Stroud retires as Jaguar JACKSONVILLE, FLA. — Three-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Marcus Stroud is retiring after a decade in the NFL. Stroud plans to sign a one-day contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars today before calling it quits. A first-round draft pick from Georgia in 2001, Stroud spent seven years in Jacksonville. Teamed with John Henderson, Stroud gave the Jaguars one of the most formidable defensive fronts in football between 2002 and 2006.


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The 25-year-old Collins said he’s going to play summer league basketball for a yet-to-be-determined NBA team this July. “The plan is go somewhere and make some money. The plan is the NBA. We’re on schedule for that, working up to that,” Collins said. “I have a chance to get there. If things don’t work out, we’ll find somewhere else to play and try again. It’s a process, always a process.” Of Turkey he said: “It was all right. It was a different chapter of basketball over there, not the same as the NBA, a little rougher, actually. I think it prepares people for the NBA. “My funniest story ever,” Collins added, “was my first night there. It’s a Muslim religious country. It was like 5 in the morning. ... I had jetlag and couldn’t sleep. That’s when this noise came. I called my coach. I said, ‘Am I all right? I’m scared.’ He said, ‘No, just pray. It (noise in the streets) is telling people to pray.’ He told me to pray, so every time it came on I just prayed. It was crazy.” Collins had discovered the “Call to Prayer,” which takes place several times a day in Turkey.

Langford scores 24: Former KU guard Keith Langford, who played for Israel Maccabi Tel Aviv last season, scored a game-high 24 points for the losing Red team. For part of the game, he guarded his brother Justin Wesley, who returned the favor and guarded Keith. “It was interesting. A couple times I had to do an ‘old man foul’ because he’s incredibly athletic,” the 6-4 Langford said of the 6-9 Wesley, who scored four points, including a vicious dunk off a pass from Naadir Tharpe that gave the Blue team a 60-54 lead in crunch time. “He’s a lot bigger than me. It’s interesting to see him grow and develop into what he’s become,” Langford added. At one point, Langford called for Wesley’s teammates to pass his brother the ball in the paint. “I knew he wasn’t going to hold me off and I was going to be able to get around and cheat and get a couple steals,” Langford said. “He has a

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FORMER GUARD KEITH LANGFORD HEADS TO THE BUCKET between Niko Roberts, left, and Andrew White during a scrimmage Wednesday at Horejsi Center. couple things to learn. I have a couple ‘vet’ tricks. I’m definitely happy with what he’s doing and his progress.”

Tharpe hits for 10: KU sophomore point guard Naadir Tharpe scored 10 points for the winners. He drilled a clutch three that gave the Blues a 56-52 lead and fed Ben McLemore (16 points) for a vicious dunk that gave the Blues a 6254 advantage. McLemore scored what proved to be the winning bucket off a rebound, erasing a 52-51 deficit. “It was good. We wanted to beat those guys,” Tharpe said. “Russell (Robinson, two points), Sherron, all those guys that were here … we wanted to show them, ‘You know, you guys are the old dudes. We are the new young dudes in line right now.’ We were just stepping up to the challenge.” Of his big three late, Tharpe said: “I was trying to put ’em away. I said I was ready to close the curtain early.”

Doyle’s day: KU freshman Milt Doyle hit two threes and scored eight points for the winners. “It feels good to play with them, learn from their experience, get a good ‘learn’ in,” Doyle said with a smile, referring to the KU alumni players. He guarded Langford at times. “Man, it was hard. He didn’t really miss today,” Doyle said of Langford, who hit nine of 15 shots and swished three threes. Doyle impressed in front of 1,000 or so fans. “I knew Milton when

nobody knew Milton. I knew he was going to be good,” said Collins, who, like Doyle, is a Chicago native. “I knew him when he was at Tilden High School before he transferred to Marshall (two years ago). I think he’ll be a good player here. I think he needs to get a little bit stronger (he’s 6-4, 175). He’s a player who can do it all and help the team.” Doyle, by the way, said he prefers the name “Milt” to “Milton.”

This, that: McLemore opened the scoring with a vicious dunk after a drive down the lane ... Perry Ellis’ only bucket came off a spin move in the lane. ... Chicagoan Doyle hit Chicagoan Jamari Traylor with a pinpoint pass in the lane for a layup ... McLemore iced a three from the corner. ... Doyle had a steal and a dunk on the other end. ... Collins will sign autographs of the book “Beyond the Phog” from 3-5 p.m. Saturday at Dillons, 3000 W. 6th Street. BLUE TEAM (64) Ben McLemore 7-14 0-0 16, Jeff Withey 3-4 0-0 6, Travis Releford 4-9 0-0 8, Naadir Tharpe 4-6 0-0 10, Justin Wesley 2-4 0-0 4, Milt Doyle 3-5 0-0 8, Kevin Young 2-5 0-0 4, Jamari Traylor 3-5 0-0 6, Andrew White 1-5 0-0 2, Nike Roberts 0-3 0-0 0, Tyler Self 0-2 0-0 0. Threes: McLemore 2, Tharpe 2, Doyle 2. RED TEAM (57) Russell Robinson 1-8 0-0 2, Keith Langford 9-15 3-4 24, Perry Ellis 1-3 0-0 2, Brady Morningstar 3-4 0-0 6, Aaron Miles 1-3 0-0 3, Zach Peters 2-4 0-0 4, Jeff Hawkins 4-6 0-0 10, Landen Lucas 1-7 2-2 4, Christian Garrett 1-1 0-0 2, Sherron Collins 0-5 0-0 0, Evan Manning 0-0 0-0 0. Threes: Langford 3, Hawkins 2, Miles 1.

JEFF WITHEY, LEFT, JUSTIN WESLEY, CENTER, AND COACH BILL SELF have a laugh as they watch the scrimmage.


the past but has never had an official position with any program. She anticipates coaching a high school team will be a change of pace. “Certainly the level of play is different,” Samp said. “When you’re at a college, you’re pretty serious about it.” At the high school level, she pointed out, players have different motiva-

tions for competing. “Some of them are doing it because they love golf, and some are doing it because they need things to put on their résumé, which is a very acceptable, valid reason.” On the varsity level, LHS has an experienced group coming back. Eichhorn and Drake, as well as Attie Pennybaker, Anna Wright and Abigail Schmidtberger, helped the Lions finish ninth at the 2011 Class 6A state tournament. “There are some very talented players return-

ing,” Samp said, adding she would like Lawrence to return to state and contend this fall. The new coach hopes to impart much of her golf knowledge and said a lot of that will come by sharing her tournament experiences from her days in the LPGA and on the LPGA Futures tour, as well as the college level. “A lot of them have very good golf swings,” Samp said of the returning LHS players. “They just need to be able to keep those swings and improve at tournaments.”

OKLAHOMA CITY PLAYERS, FROM LEFT, THABO SEFOLOSHA, Reggie Jackson, Kevin Durant and Kendrick Perkins go through a drill during practice Wednesday in Miami.

Miami on brink ————

LeBron & Co. one win from title MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James has never been here before. He’s been in nearly every imaginable situation everything over his nine seasons marked by three MVP awards, three trips to the NBA Finals with two teams and one decision that changed everything. And now this: For the first time, he’s one win from a championship. “I have a job to do,” James said Wednesday. “And my job is not done.” The job might get done tonight, when the Miami Heat — up 3-1 in this title series — host the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 5 of the finals. Even after leaving Game 4 late with a cramp, James is on the cusp of finally becoming a champ. He was swept in his first finals trip in 2007, then he and the Heat fell in the 2011 title series in six games. After countless ups and downs, the 804th game of his career may be the one that ends his title quest. “I have no idea what I’ll say before we go out there,” said James, who got treatment again Wednesday but said soreness that followed the cramps in his left leg was easing. “It kind of just comes to me when I’m getting ready to go out there and stand on the floor. But hopefully whatever I say will inspire our

SCHEDULE (x-if necessary) Miami 3, Oklahoma City 1 Tuesday, June 12: Oklahoma City 105, Miami 94 Thursday, June 14: Miami 100, Oklahoma City 96 Sunday, June 17: Miami 91, Oklahoma City 85 Tuesday: Miami 104, Oklahoma City 98 Today: Oklahoma City at Miami, 8 p.m. x-Sunday: Miami at Oklahoma City, 7 p.m. x-Tuesday, June 26: Miami at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m.

guys to go out and give a good show.” James joined the Heat in 2010 after Miami convinced him that he would have enough help to win a championship — more specifically, that he wouldn’t have to carry the load by himself, like he did so many times in Cleveland over his first seven seasons. The Heat were keeping Dwyane Wade, adding Chris Bosh and filling out the roster with a mix that would be best described as unconventional. If that axiom — more options are better — actually needed to be proven, it was done in Game 4. James could not finish the game, though he returned after the first wave of cramps hit and delivered a key 3-pointer. With James watching the final minute, Wade and Mario Chalmers helped close out the Thunder,

Sounders settle for draw with K.C. SEATTLE (AP) — Jacob Peterson scored on a deflected shot in the eighth minute for Sporting Kansas City, and Patrick Ianni’s electrifying volley goal just a few minutes later was enough for the Seattle Sounders to earn a draw 1-1 on Wednesday night. Kansas City is unbeaten in its last four matches — two wins and two draws — and continues to inch toward the top of Major League Soccer’s Eastern Conference. Meanwhile, the Sounders are slumping, winless in their last six league matches and with a rivalry game at Portland Sunday. Seattle nearly pulled out the victory in the 88th minute when Fredy Montero’s shot beat goalkeeper Jimmy Nielsen, but deflected off both posts and stayed out of the net. The physical game took an ugly turn during secondhalf stoppage time when Seattle’s Alvaro Fernandez was given a red card for his retaliatory tackle on Roger Espinoza. There was pushing and shoving throughout the night and plenty of complaints for referee Jair Marrufo, but only a few cards shown.

COMPOSITE STATS (Miami leads series 3-1) MIAMI HEAT FG FT Reb Avg G M-A M-A O-T A Pts James 4 42-89 30-37 11-40 24 29.3 Wade 4 33-80 25-31 4-22 23 23.3 Bosh 4 19-48 10-12 15-40 1 12.3 Battier 4 15-23 5-7 2-13 1 11.8 Chalmers 4 16-37 4-5 0-11 13 10.5 Jones 3 3-5 3-3 1-6 0 3.7 Cole 3 4-11 0-0 0-3 0 3.3 Haslem 4 4-9 4-4 7-21 1 3.0 Miller 4 2-5 4-4 1-4 2 2.0 Anthony 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0.0 Totals 4 138-307 85-103 41-160 65 97.3 3-Point Goals: 28-72, .389 (Battier 12-19, Chalmers 6-19, James 3-13, Cole 2-5, Jones 2-4, Wade 2-5, Bosh 1-4, Miller 0-3). OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER FG FT Reb Avg G M-A M-A O-T A Pts Durant 4 44-80 23-28 4-19 8 30.3 Westbrook 4 48-100 17-21 4-28 27 29.0 Harden 4 13-37 13-18 3-20 13 10.8 Ibaka 4 11-24 4-7 4-22 4 6.5 Sefolosha 4 8-25 5-6 3-10 5 5.8 Perkins 4 8-17 6-8 12-30 0 5.5 Fisher 4 7-19 1-1 0-4 1 4.3 Collison 4 8-12 0-2 9-19 2 4.0 Cook 2 0-1 0-2 0-0 0 0.0 Totals 4 147-31569-93 39-152 60 96.0 3-Point Goals: 21-77, .273 (Durant 10-27, Harden 4-14, Westbrook 3-17, Fisher 2-8, Sefolosha 2-10, Cook 0-1). Miami 101 101 97 90—389 Oklahoma City 90 95 98 101—384 A-Game 1 at Oklahoma City, 18,203. A-Game 2 at Oklahoma City, 18,203. A-Game 3 at Miami, 20,003. A-Game 4 at Miami, 20,003.

Miami winning 104-98 to move one win away from the franchise’s second championship. “This team, I think we understand that the moment is the biggest thing,” Wade said. “We’re excited about the possibility of playing better, doing things better defensively, but also offensively. We don’t feel like we’ve played our best game yet, and we feel that’s still to come.”

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Thursday, June 21, 2012







College World Series

Braves blast Yanks, 10-5 ————

Atlanta, New York combine for nine homers The Associated Press



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Washington 39 27 Braves 10, Yankees 5 New York 38 32 Atlanta 37 32 NEW YORK — Jason HeyMiami 33 35 ward hit two of a record Philadelphia 33 37 nine homers at the new Central Division W L Pct GB W L Yankee Stadium, and At- Cleveland 36 32 .529 — Cincinnati 38 30 lanta beat the New York Chicago 36 33 .522 ½ Pittsburgh 35 32 33 35 .485 3 St. Louis 35 34 Yankees in the sweltering Detroit Kansas City 31 36 .463 4½ Milwaukee 32 37 heat Wednesday. Minnesota 27 40 .403 8½ Houston 28 41 Chicago 24 45 Freddie Freeman, Mar- West Division W L Pct GB West Division tin Prado, Heyward and Texas 43 27 .614 — W L 37 32 .536 5½ Los Angeles 42 26 David Ross all connect- Los Angeles Oakland 32 36 .471 10 San Francisco 38 31 ed off Phil Hughes (7-6) Seattle 30 41 .423 13½ Arizona 34 35 to build a 6-1 lead on a Colorado 25 42 San Diego 24 46 sticky, 94-degree afternoon. Alex Rodriguez hit his Upcoming 640th career homer, and Robinson Cano, Derek Interleague Games Jeter and Eric Chavez Today’s St. Louis (Lohse 6-2) at Detroit (Turner 0-0), 12:05 p.m. all hit long balls against L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 5-3) at Oakland (Blackley 1-2), 2:35 p.m. (Hendriks 0-3) at Pittsburgh (Ja.McDonald 5-3), 6:05 p.m. Tommy Hanson (8-4). Minnesota Tampa Bay (M.Moore 4-5) at Washington (G.Gonzalez 8-3), 6:05 p.m. The Yankees managed Miami (Zambrano 4-5) at Boston (Matsuzaka 0-2), 6:10 p.m. little else in their second straight loss after a 10- National League Today’s Game game winning streak. Colorado (Francis 0-1) at Philadelphia (Worley 3-3), 6:05 p.m. Atlanta

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Mets 4, Orioles 3 NEW YORK — Dillon Gee NHL Award Winners Winners of the 2011-12 NHL awards, extended the Mets’ shutWednesday at the Wynn Las out streak to 29 innings presented Vegas casino. Hart Memorial Trophy, MVP — before Baltimore broke Malkin, Pittsburgh through late, and New Evgeni Vezina Trophy, goaltender — Henrik York held off the Orioles Lundqvist, N.Y. Rangers James Norris Memorial Trophy, for a three-game sweep. defenseman — Erik Karlsson, Ottawa

Arencii ph 10 0 0 Frasor p 00 0 0 Totals 35 3 9 3 Totals 34 8 12 8 Toronto 010 000 200—3 Milwaukee 050 010 20x—8 DP-Toronto 1. LOB-Toronto 10, Milwaukee 5. 2B-Rasmus (15), Braun (12), Ar.Ramirez (20), M.Maldonado (1), Gallardo (1). HR-Encarnacion (20), C.Gomez (3), Braun (20), Hart (15), M.Maldonado (5). SB-C.Gomez (8), Braun (12), Hart (2). S-Mathis. IP H R ER BB SO Toronto Carreno L,0-2 3 5 5 5 2 3 Laffey 3 3 1 1 1 1 L.Perez 1 3 2 2 0 1 Frasor 1 1 0 0 0 2 Milwaukee Gallardo W,6-5 62⁄3 7 3 3 2 7 Dillard H,1 11⁄3 2 0 0 1 2 Fiers 1 0 0 0 0 2 HBP-by Dillard (Encarnacion). T-3:03. A-33,077 (41,900).

Diamondbacks 14, Mariners 10 PHOENIX — Ryan Roberts hit an inside-the-park home run, Justin Upton added a three-run shot, and Arizona tied a franchise record with six homers during a wild victory over Seattle. Arizona ab r h bi ab r h bi ISuzuki rf 5 1 1 0 CYoung cf 5 1 10 Jaso c 3 1 1 1 A.Hill 2b 4 2 21 Olivo ph-c 2 0 0 0 J.Upton rf 4 2 23 C.Wells lf 4 2 2 2 Breslw p 0 0 00 Seager 3b-2b 5 2 3 2 Zagrsk p 0 0 00 MSndrs cf 4 1 1 1 Shaw p 0 0 00 Ackley 1b 3 1 0 1 J.Bell ph 1 0 00 Ryan ss 4 0 2 0 DHrndz p 0 0 00 Kawsk 2b 3 0 0 0 Kubel lf 4 2 11 Luetge p 0 0 0 0 Gldsch 1b 5 2 20 Iwakm p 0 0 0 0 MMntr c 4 3 34 Gutirrz ph 1 1 1 3 RRorts 3b 4 1 23 OPerez p 0 0 0 0 JMcDnl ss 4 1 22 Vargas p 2 1 1 0 Cahill p 3 0 00 Kelley p 0 0 0 0 GParra rf 1 0 10 Figgins 3b 20 2 0 Totals 38101410 Totals 39 14 1614 Seattle 005 001 040—10 Arizona 200 354 00x—14 DP-Seattle 1, Arizona 2. LOB-Seattle 3, Arizona 3. 2B-Jaso (9), Seager (18), Ryan (8), C.Young (9), A.Hill (15), Goldschmidt (18), Jo.McDonald (7). HR-Seager (10), Gutierrez (1), A.Hill (10), J.Upton (6), Kubel (8), M.Montero (7), R.Roberts (5), Jo.McDonald (4). IP H R ER BB SO Seattle Vargas L,7-7 41⁄3 9 10 10 2 2 Kelley 1 3 1 1 0 1 1⁄3 Luetge 2 2 2 0 1 Iwakuma 11⁄3 2 1 1 0 0 O.Perez 1 0 0 0 0 2 Arizona Cahill W,6-5 6 9 6 6 0 5 Breslow 1 1 0 0 0 0 2⁄3 Zagurski 3 4 4 2 1 1⁄3 Shaw 1 0 0 0 1 D.Hernandez 1 0 0 0 0 3 PB-M.Montero. T-2:56. A-29,630 (48,633).

Cardinals 3, Tigers 1 DETROIT — Jake Westbrook pitched his first complete game in over two years, giving up only an unearned run in the Cardinals’ victory over the Tigers. Westbrook (6-6) allowed five hits, struck out five and walked one. It was his 14th career complete game, but his first since May 16, 2010, when he was pitching for Cleveland at Baltimore. St. Louis

Detroit ab r h bi ab r h bi Furcal ss 5 0 2 0 AJcksn cf 4 0 21 Schmkr cf-rf 5 0 1 0 Berry lf 4 0 00 Hollidy lf 4 1 2 0 MiCarr 3b 4 0 00 Beltran dh 2 1 2 0 Fielder 1b 4 0 00 Craig rf 4 0 1 0 DYong dh 4 0 10 SRonsn cf 0 0 0 0 Boesch rf 4 0 10 YMolin c 4 0 1 0 JhPerlt ss 3 0 00 Freese 3b 4 1 1 0 RSantg 2b 3 0 00 MAdms 1b 4 0 1 0 Laird c 1 1 10 Descals 2b 3 0 1 1 Holady pr-c 1 0 00 Totals 35 312 1 Totals 32 1 5 1 St. Louis 000 011 010—3 Detroit 001 000 000—1 E-Descalso (4), Jh.Peralta (5). DP-Detroit 3. LOBSt. Louis 8, Detroit 5. 2B-Holliday (14), A.Jackson (15), D.Young (14). SB-A.Jackson (7). SF-Descalso. IP H R ER BB SO St. Louis Westbrook W,6-6 9 5 1 0 1 5 Detroit Porcello L,4-5 7 10 2 2 1 2 Villarreal 1 0 1 0 1 1 Below 1 2 0 0 0 0 Balk-Villarreal. T-2:26. A-38,871 (41,255).


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Calder Memorial Trophy, rookie — Gabriel Landeskog, Colorado Frank J. Selke Trophy, defensive forward — Patrice Bergeron, Boston Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, most gentlemanly — Brian Campbell, Florida King Clancy Trophy, humanitarian contribution to hockey — Daniel Alfredsson, Ottawa Jack Adams Award, coach — Ken Hitchcock, St. Louis Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy, perserverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey — Max Pacioretty, Montreal Awards Based on Regular-Season Statistics Art Ross Trophy, points scoring leader — Evgeni Malkin, Pittsburgh Maurice Richard Trophy, goal-scoring leader — Steven Stamkos, Tampa Bay William M. Jennings Trophy, goalies with fewest goals against, minimum 25 games — Brian Elliott and Jaroslav Halak, St. Louis Conn Smythe Trophy, MVP in Stanley Cup Playoffs — Jonathan Quick, Los Angeles Award Voted on by NHL Players’ Association Ted Lindsay Award, outstanding player — Evgeni Malkin, Pittsburgh (Formerly called the Lester B. Pearson Award)

White Sox 7, Cubs 0 CHICAGO — Gavin Floyd pitched four-hit ball into the seventh, Gordon Beckham homered, and the struggling Chicago White WNBA Sox beat the Cubs to avoid EASTERN CONFERENCEW L Pct GB Connecticut 9 2 .818 — a three-game sweep. 7 2 .778 1 Floyd (5-7) put aside his Chicago Indiana 5 4 .556 3 4 7 .364 5 recent problems. Beckham Atlanta New York 4 7 .364 5 matched a career-high by Washington 2 6 .250 5½ driving in four runs, and WESTERN CONFERENCE W L Pct GB the White Sox got an easy Minnesota 10 1 .909 — Nationals 3, Rays 2 win after dropping six of Los Angeles 8 3 .727 2 WASHINGTON — The NaSan Antonio 4 4 .500 4½ seven. tionals’ Stephen Strasburg Seattle 3 7 .300 6½ Phoenix 2 7 .222 7 struck out 10 to win a fast- Chicago (N) Chicago (A) Tulsa 1 9 .100 8½ ballers’ duel with Rays DeJess cf ab4 0r h1 bi0 De Aza cf ab2 2r h1 bi0 Tuesday’s Games New York 73, Atlanta 60 SCastro ss 4 0 1 0 Bckhm 2b 4 1 24 newbie Chris Archer. Connecticut 88, Indiana 85, OT 1b 3 0 0 0 A.Dunn dh 4 0 11 Strasburg (9-1) won his LaHair Texas San Diego ASorin dh 4 0 1 0 Konerk 1b 5 0 11 Wednesday’s Games ab r h bi ab r h bi Clevngr c 4 0 0 0 Rios rf 4 1 1 0 Washington at Phoenix (n) sixth consecutive start by Barney 2b Kinsler 2b 4 1 0 0 Venale rf 4 0 00 3 0 0 0 Przyns c 3 0 10 Tulsa at Los Angeles (n) MiYong 1b 4 1 1 1 Maybin cf 3 0 00 3 0 0 0 Viciedo lf 4 0 00 allowing five hits and two Valuen 3b Today’s Games RJhnsn rf 3 0 1 0 AlRmrz ss 4 1 21 Hamltn cf-lf 4 1 1 0 Kotsay lf 3 0 00 Connecticut at Indiana, 6 p.m. runs over seven innings Campn lf 3 0 0 0 EEscor 3b 3 2 10 Beltre 3b 3 0 1 0 Street p 0 0 00 New York at Minnesota, 7 p.m. 31 0 4 0 Totals 33 7 10 7 N.Cruz rf 4 0 0 1 Headly 3b 4 0 00 while throwing 111 pitches, Totals Friday’s Games Chicago (N) 000 000 000—0 DvMrp lf 1 1 1 0 Alonso 1b 4 0 00 the second most in his ca- Chicago (A) 002 103 10x—7 San Antonio at Seattle, 9 p.m. Gentry ph-cf 1 0 1 0 ECarer ss 4 0 30 (N) 5, Chicago (A) 9. 2B-DeJesus Torreal c 3 0 0 1 JoBakr c 3 1 00 reer, while Tyler Clippard (14).LOB-Chicago 3B-S.Castro (7). HR-Beckham (9). SB-E.Escobar AlGnzlz ss 4 0 1 1 Amarst 2b-lf 3 1 20 Darvsh p 3 0 1 0 Bass p 2 0 12 picked up his 10th save. (2). S-Beckham. IP H R ER BB SO LMartn ph 1 0 0 0 Thayer p 0 0 00 The Nationals needed all Chicago (N) Nathan p 0 0 0 0 Hinshw p 0 0 00 BASEBALL R.Wells L,1-2 32⁄3 5 3 3 4 0 Boxrgr p 0 0 00 the pitching they could Asencio American League 11⁄3 1 0 0 0 0 Quentin ph 1 0 00 Maine 1 2 3 3 1 0 BOSTON RED SOX — Agreed to terms get — because the lineup Grgrsn p 0 0 00 C.Coleman 1 2 1 1 0 0 with SS Deven Marrero on a minor Forsyth 2b 0 0 00 didn’t produce a hit after Corpas 1 0 0 0 0 1 Totals 32 4 7 4 Totals 31 2 6 2 league contract and assigned him to Chicago (A) Texas 000 012 100—4 the first inning. Lowell (NYP). Floyd W,5-7 61⁄3 4 0 0 1 4 San Diego 020 000 000—2 CLEVELAND INDIANS — Assigned 11⁄3 0 0 0 0 3 Strasburg was just a bit Thornton E-Torrealba (1), Kinsler (9). DP-Texas 2, San 1 RHP Joshua Nervis, RHP Dylan Baker, Crain ⁄3 0 0 0 0 0 Diego 1. LOB-Texas 7, San Diego 5. 2B-Hamilton better than Archer (0-1), Ohman OF Josh McAdams, OF Tyler Booth and 1 0 0 0 0 0 (15), Amarista (3). SB-Kinsler 2 (13), Dav.Murphy (6), HBP-by Corpas (De Aza). RHP Kieran Lovegrove to the Arizona E.Cabrera (11), Bass (1). CS-Maybin (3). SF-Mi.Young. who faced the minimum T-2:43. A-32,311 (40,615). League Indians. IP H R ER BB SO over his final five innings Texas KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Optioned Darvish W,9-4 8 5 2 2 3 8 RHP Louis Coleman to Omaha (PCL). after surviving a rough Nathan S,15-16 1 1 0 0 0 1 National League Recalled 2B Irving Falu from Omaha. start in his major-league San Diego LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Assigned 2B Bass 5 3 1 1 1 2 Phillies 7, Rockies 6 debut. Cody Eaves and RHP Andrew Smith to 2 2 2 1 0 Thayer L,0-2 BS,1-6 2⁄3 the Arizona League Angels. Hinshaw 0 0 0 0 1 0 PHILADELPHIA — Todd TEXAS RANGERS — Assigned C 1 1 2 2 Boxberger 11⁄3 0 Tampa Bay Washington Helton missed tagging Gregerson 1 2 0 0 0 2 Charles Moorman, RHP John Niggli, ab r h bi ab r h bi Street 1 0 0 0 0 2 DJnngs lf 4 0 1 0 Lmrdzz lf 3 1 10 first base to allow the win- OF Lewis Brinson, 3B Joey Gallo, 2B Hinshaw pitched to 1 batter in the 6th. C.Pena 1b 3 1 1 0 SBurntt p 0 0 00 Castro, OF Jamie Jarmon, RHP ning run to score on Plac- Janluis WP-Gregerson. BUpton cf 3 0 1 0 Berndn ph 1 0 00 Brandon Kuter, RHP Keone Kela, LHP T-2:55. A-23,942 (42,691). Matsui rf 4 0 1 1 Clipprd p 0 0 00 ido Polanco’s grounder in Sam Stafford, RHP Collin Wiles, LHP JoPerlt p 0 0 0 0 Harper cf-rf 2 1 11 the ninth inning, and the Austen Thrailkill and RHP Casey Shiver Zobrist 2b-rf 4 0 0 0 Zmrmn 3b 3 1 00 to the Arizona League Rangers. EJhnsn ss 4 0 1 0 LaRoch 1b 3 0 00 Indians 8, Reds 1 Phillies rallied to beat the TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Claimed JMolin c 4 1 1 1 Morse rf-lf 3 0 00 RHP David Pauley off waivers from the SRdrgz 3b 3 0 0 0 Dsmnd ss 3 0 1 1 CLEVELAND — Justin Rockies. p 2 0 0 0 Espinos 2b 3 0 00 L.A. Angels. Assigned RHP Shawn Hill Masterson pitched a three- Archer Rhyms ph 1 0 0 0 Flores c 3 0 00 to Las Vegas (PCL). Optioned 3B Yan Colorado Philadelphia Badnhp p 0 0 0 0 Strasrg p 2 0 0 0 hitter for his first complete Sutton 2b Gomes to Las Vegas. Recalled RHP Joel ab r h bi ab r h bi 0 0 0 0 Ankiel cf 1 0 00 Carreno from Las Vegas. Colvin cf 3 0 0 0 Rollins ss 5 0 11 game this season, and AL Totals 32 2 6 2 Totals 27 3 3 2 Fowler ph-cf 1 0 1 1 Pierre lf 4 1 1 0 National League Tampa Bay 011 000 000—2 Central-leading Cleve- Washington Scutaro ss 5 0 0 0 Wggntn 1b 1 1 10 ATLANTA BRAVES — Assigned RHP 300 000 00x—3 CGnzlz lf 4 0 2 0 Pence rf 5 1 1 2 D.J. Carrasco to Gwinnett (IL) and RHP E-E.Johnson (9). DP-Tampa Bay 1, Washington 1. land finished a three-game Cuddyr rf 4 1 1 1 Ruiz c 2 0 00 David Peterson, INF Ross Heffley, LHP LOB-Tampa Bay 5, Washington 1. 2B-E.Johnson (5), Helton 1b 4 0 0 0 Victorn cf 4 0 20 sweep of Cincinnati. Lombardozzi (9). HR-J.Molina (4). SB-De.Jennings (9). Pachec 3b Alex Wood and C Chase Anselment to 4 1 1 0 Polanc 3b 4 1 10

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Boston ab r h bi ab r h bi Reyes ss 3 1 2 0 Nava lf 5 2 40 DSolan ss 2 0 1 0 Kalish cf 5 2 21 HRmrz 3b 4 0 1 0 AdGnzl 1b 4 1 10 Hayes ph 1 0 0 0 Ortiz dh 4 2 14 Stanton rf 3 0 0 0 C.Ross rf 4 0 13 Cousins ph-rf 1 0 0 0 DMcDn rf 1 0 00 Morrsn lf 3 1 1 1 Sltlmch c 4 3 21 Ruggin cf 4 2 2 0 Shppch c 0 0 00 Infante 2b 4 0 3 0 Youkils 3b 3 1 20 Kearns dh 4 0 0 0 Mdlrks pr-3b 1 1 1 2 GSnchz 1b 4 0 1 2 Aviles ss 5 2 23 J.Buck c 3 1 1 1 Punto 2b 3 1 00 Dobbs ph 10 0 0 Totals 37 512 4 Totals 39 15 1614 Miami 110 200 100— 5 Boston 033 610 02x—15 DP-Miami 1, Boston 2. LOB-Miami 6, Boston 5. 2B-D.Solano (3), Ruggiano (6), Infante (15), C.Ross (10), Youkilis (7). 3B-Ruggiano (1). HR-Morrison (7), J.Buck (5), Ortiz (18), Saltalamacchia (13), Middlebrooks (7), Aviles (9). IP H R ER BB SO Miami Nolasco L,6-6 31⁄3 9 9 9 1 1 Hatcher 12⁄3 4 4 4 3 2 Gaudin 2 2 0 0 0 2 Cishek 1 1 2 2 1 1 Boston Doubront W,8-3 6 9 4 4 0 4 Mortensen 2 3 1 1 0 0 Melancon 1 0 0 0 0 1 HBP-by Doubront (Morrison). WP-Hatcher. T-3:14. A-37,362 (37,495).

At TD Ameritrade Park Omaha Omaha, Neb. Double Elimination x-if necessary Friday, June 15 UCLA 9, Stony Brook 1 Arizona 4, Florida State 3, 12 innings Saturday, June 16 Arkansas 8, Kent State 1 South Carolina 7, Florida 3 Sunday, June 17 Florida State 12, Stony Brook 2, Stony Brook eliminated Arizona 4, UCLA 0 Monday, June 18 Kent State 5, Florida 4, Florida eliminated Arkansas 2, South Carolina 1 Tuesday, June 19 Florida State 4, UCLA 1, UCLA eliminated Wednesday, June 20 Kent State vs. South Carolina, ppd., rain Today Game 10 — Kent State (47-19) vs. South Carolina (46-18), 11:08 a.m. Game 11 — Arizona (45-17) vs. Florida State (50-16), 3:08 p.m. Game 12 — Arkansas (46-20) vs. Game 10 winner, 7:08 p.m. Friday, June 22 x-Game 13 — Game 6 winner vs. Game 9 winner, 4 p.m. x-Game 14 — Game 8 winner vs. Game 10 winner, 8 p.m. If only one game is necessary, it will start at 7 p.m. Championship Series (Best-of-3) Sunday, June 24 Game 1 — 7 p.m. Monday, June 25 Game 2 — 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 x-Game 1 — 7 p.m.


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IP Tampa Bay Archer L,0-1 6 Badenhop 11⁄3 2⁄3 Jo.Peralta Washington Strasburg W,9-1 7 S.Burnett H,12 1 Clippard S,10-11 1 WP-Archer. T-2:33. A-27,485 (41,487).




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Red Sox 15, Marlins 5 BOSTON — David Ortiz hit a grand slam for one of the Red Sox’s four homers as they set a season high in runs, beating the Marlins. Mike Aviles, Jarod Saltalamacchia and Will Middlebrooks also homered.

LeMahi 2b 0 0 0 0 Mayrry 1b-lf 3 2 10 Nelson 2b-3b 4 2 2 1 Mrtnz 2b 4 1 13 WRosr c 4 2 2 3 Blanton p 3 0 00 White p 2 0 0 0 Bastrd p 0 0 00 MtRynl p 0 0 0 0 Papeln p 0 0 00 Guthrie p 1 0 0 0 Thome ph 1 0 00 Giambi ph 00 0 0 Totals 36 6 9 6 Totals 36 7 9 6 Colorado 031 100 001—6 Philadelphia 130 100 002—7 Two outs when winning run scored. E-Helton (2), Scutaro (7). LOB-Colorado 5, Philadelphia 9. 2B-W.Rosario (9), Rollins (16), Pence (12), Mayberry (11). 3B-Pierre (3). HR-Cuddyer (11), Nelson (4), W.Rosario (10), M.Martinez (1). SB-Fowler (7), C.Gonzalez (10). S-Victorino. IP H R ER BB SO Colorado White 32⁄3 5 5 5 2 0 1⁄3 1 0 0 0 0 Mat.Reynolds Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 2 Belisle 1 0 0 0 1 1 R.Betancourt L,1-3 BS,3-13 2⁄3 3 2 1 1 0 Philadelphia Blanton 7 6 5 5 0 6 Bastardo 1 1 0 0 1 1 Papelbon W,1-2 1 2 1 1 1 2 HBP-by Belisle (Ruiz). T-3:13. A-43,729 (43,651).

Rome (SAL). CHICAGO CUBS — Agreed to terms with RHP Pierce Johnson on a minor league contract and assigned him and RHP Chad Martin, SS Timothy Saunders, LHP Anthony Prieto, 3B Jacob Rogers, LHP Matt Iannazzo, OF Joshua Conway, RHP Paul Blackburn, 3B Benjamin Carhart, OF Rashad Crawford, LHP Nathan Dorris, RHP Corbin Hoffner, OF Izaac Garsez, RHP Michael Hamann, LHP Michael Heesch, RHP Steve Perakslis, RHP Eduardo Orozco and C Carlos Escobar to the Arizona League Cubs. HOUSTON ASTROS — Agreed to terms with RHP Hector Ambriz on a minor league contract and assigned him to Oklahoma City (PCL). PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Optioned C Erik Kratz to Lehigh Valley (IL). Recalled LHP Raul Valdes from Lehigh Valley. PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Assigned SS Chris Diaz and SS D.J. Crumlich to State College (NYP).

Eastern League ALTOONA CURVE — Called up RHP Gerrit Cole from Bradenton (FSL). Assigned INF Elevys Gonzalez to Bradenton. American Association KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Released C Kala Ka’aihue. LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Traded INF Jared McDonald to Wichita for cash. Traded INF Leivi Ventura to Rio Grande (United) for three players to be named. WICHITA WINGNUTS — Released RHP Robert Roth and OF Mitch Einertson. Signed LHP Nate Robertson and RHP Luke Robertson. Sold the contract of RHP Matt Nevarez to the Boston Red Sox. Announced RHP Edgar R. Martinez signed with Oaxaca (Mexican). BASKETBALL National Basketball Association CHARLOTTE BOBCATS — Named Mike Dunlap coach. NEW ORLEANS HORNETS — Traded F Trevor Ariza and C Emeka Okafor to Washington for F Rashard Lewis and a 2012 second-round draft pick. PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Named Tom Ward senior vice president of corporate partnerships & broadcasting. FOOTBALL National Football League INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Waived QB Trevor Vittatoe. JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Signed DT Marcus Stroud to a one-day contract and announced his retirement. PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Agreed to terms with S O.J. Atogwe on a one-year contract. Released LS Matt Camilli. Named Greg Gabriel senior college scout and Roger Pollard NFS scout. SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Signed WR A.J. Jenkins to a four-year contract. HOCKEY National Hockey League COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Named Craig Hartsburg associate coach. MONTREAL CANADIENS — Named Donald Dufresne assistant coach and Vincent Riendeau goaltending consultant of Hamilton (AHL). SOCCER Major League Soccer FC DALLAS — Loaned D Moises Hernandez to Comunicaciones (Guatemala) for the remainder of 2012. COLLEGE BAYLOR — Named Ryan Blagg men’s assistant golf coach. BROWN — Announced the contract of softball coach Dee Dee EnabenterOmidiji will not be renewed. DREW — Announced the resignation of women’s lacrosse coach Kim Christos. LIPSCOMB — Named Ryan Cahak men’s assistant basketball coach. LSU — Named David Patrick men’s assistant basketball coach. OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN — Named Wade Miller men’s and women’s cross country coach and Chance Stevens assistant baseball coach. SEATTLE — Named Shaquala Williams women’s assistant basketball coach. TCU — Named Kirk Saarloos assistant baseball coach. WISCONSIN-MILWAUKEE — Named Kyle Zenoni men’s assistant soccer coach.

Wimbledon Seedings

June 25-July 8 At The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club Wimbledon, England (Rankings in parentheses) Men 1. Novak Djokovic, Serbia (1) 2. Rafael Nadal, Spain (2) 3. Roger Federer, Switzerland (3) 4. Andy Murray, Britain (4) 5. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, France (5) 6. Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic (7) 7. David Ferrer, Spain (6) 8. Janko Tipsarevic, Serbia (8) 9. Juan Martin del Potro, Argentina (9) 10. Mardy Fish, United States (12) 11. John Isner, United States (10) 12. Nicolas Almagro, Spain (11) 13. Gilles Simon, France (13) 14. Feliciano Lopez, Spain (17) 15. Juan Monaco, Argentina (14) 16. Marin Cilic, Croatia (18) 17. Fernando Verdasco, Spain (17) 18. Richard Gasquet, France (19) 19. Kei Nishikori, Japan (20) 20. Bernard Tomic, Australia (27) 21. Milos Raonic, Canada (22) 22. Alexandr Dolgopolov, Ukraine (21) 23. Andreas Seppi, Italy (26) 24. Marcel Granollers, Spain (23) 25. Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland (24) 26. Mikhail Youzhny, Russia (32) 27. Philipp Kohlschreiber, Germany (29) 28. Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic (25) 29. Julien Benneteau, France (31) 30. Andy Roddick, United States (33) 31. Florian Mayer, Germany (28) 32. Kevin Anderson, South Africa (30) Women 1. Maria Sharapova, Russia (1) 2. Victoria Azarenka, Belarus (2) 3. Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland (3) 4. Petra Kvitova, Czech Republic (4) 5. Sam Stosur, Australia (5) 6. Serena Williams, United States (6) 7. Caroline Wozniacki, Denmark (7) 8. Angelique Kerber, Germany (8) 9. Marion Bartoli, France (9) 10. Sara Errani, Italy (10) 11. Li Na, China (11) 12. Vera Zvonareva, Russia (12) 13. Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia (13) 14. Ana Ivanovic, Serbia (14) 15. Sabine Lisicki, Germany (15) 16. Flavia Pennetta, Italy (17) 17. Maria Kirilenko, Russia (19) 18. Jelena Jankovic, Serbia (20) 19. Lucie Safarova, Czech Republic (21) 20. Nadia Petrova, Russia (22) 21. Roberta Vinci, Italy (23) 22. Julia Goerges, Germany (24) 23. Petra Cetkovska, Czech Republic (25) 24. Francesca Schiavone, Italy (26) 25. Zheng Jie, China (27) 26. Anabel Medina Garrigues, Spain (28) 27. Daniela Hantuchova, Slovakia (29) 28. Christina McHale, United States (30) 29. Monica Niculescu, Romania (31) 30. Peng Shuai, China (32) 31. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Russia (33) 32. Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia (34)


Wednesday’s Games Los Angeles 3, Real Salt Lake 2 Houston 3, Toronto FC 3, tie San Jose 2, Colorado 1 Sporting Kansas City 1, Seattle FC 1, tie Chivas USA 2, Montreal 1 New York at Vancouver (n) Saturday’s Games New England at Toronto FC, 4:30 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Philadelphia, 6 p.m. Houston at Montreal, 6:30 p.m. Columbus at Chicago, 7:30 p.m. Chivas USA at FC Dallas, 8 p.m. San Jose at Real Salt Lake, 8 p.m. Vancouver at Los Angeles, 9:30 p.m. Sunday’s Games Seattle FC at Portland, 4 p.m. D.C. United at New York, 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 27 Toronto FC at Montreal, 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 29 Chicago at Sporting Kansas City, 7 p.m.

Thursday, June 21, 2012



Announcements Civil War Battle of Fort Titus

June 23, 2PM. Lecompton Territorial Days June 22 & 23 785-887-6148, www.lecompton

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Now Leasing for June & August Adam Ave. Townhomes 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced in back yards. $1,200/mo. Brighton Circle 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,650 sq. ft., $950/mo. Bainbridge Circle 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. $795 - $950/mo. Pets okay with paid pet deposit


Office Assistant

The Lawrence Arts Center seeks an Office Assistant for evening and weekend shifts to serve as a primary public contact, provide program information, answer telephone inquiries, handle enrollments & Box Office records, and make ticket sales. Strong Microsoft Office skills preferred. Please send resume to:

Mil-Spec Security Group is accepting applications for part time, evenings, nightclub officers. Friday & Saturday availability is required. (785) 832-1351

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Scheduling Assistant needed for busy, locallyowned company. 35 - 40 hours per week. Excellent communication skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office products required. Please e-mail your letter of interest and résumé to:


The Lawrence Arts Center is looking for someone to do general cleaning maintenance on weekends. This requires a maximum of 16 hours per weekend. Please send qualifications to:



Auction Calendar AUCTION Fri., June 22, 10AM Monticello Auction Center 4795 Frisbie Road Shawnee, KS LINDSAY AUCTION & REALTY SERVICE INC 913-441-1557 COIN/CURRENCY AUCTION Fri., June 22, 2012 - 6PM 15767 S. Topeka Avenue Scranton, KS (4 Corners) RJ’S AUCTION SERVICE 785-273-2500

ESTATE AUCTION Sat., June 23rd - 9:30AM Douglas Co. Fairgrounds 2110 Harper, Lawrence, KS SELLER: HAROLD HOWARD ESTATE & OTHERS Elston Auction Company Mark Elston 785-218-7851 PUBLIC AUCTION Sat., June 23, 2012 - 10AM 2021 Emerald Drive Lawrence, KS 21st & Iowa, East to Emerald Drive, then North to Auction CORA ADAME ESTATE EDGECOMB AUCTIONS 785-594-3507 edgecomb PUBLIC AUCTION Sat., June 23, 9:30 am Knights of Columbus Club 2206 East 23rd Street Lawrence, KS D & L Auctions 785-766-5630 ESTATE AUCTION Sun., June 24, 10AM 5780 Clare Road Shawnee, KS ESTATE of KARLE JOHNSON MILLER AUCTION LLC 913-441-1271 ESTATE AUCTION Sun., June 24th - 10AM 1106 Rhode Island Lawrence, KS SELLER: RAYMOND F. BARLAND ESTATE Elston Auction Company Mark Elston 785-218-7851 Sun., June 24th 12:30PM 707 Locust Street Wellsville, KS BETTY COUGHENOUR, Owner Branden Otto, Auctioneer 785-883-4263

Stepping Stones is hiring a full time Lead Teacher for our brand new, part time preschool program for 3-5 yrs olds. Hours 8am-4pm. M-F. ECE degree preferred. Exp. required. Mail or bring in resume and cover letter at 1100 Wakarusa, Lawrence, Ks 66049 EOE.

Construction Experienced Concrete Laborers & Finishers Needed. 785-883-4294

Customer Service Customer Service Representative/Sales

The Eye Doctors is looking to fill a full-time customer service representative/sales position. Must have an outgoing personality and excellent work ethic. We are willing to train the right person. Please apply at The Eye Doctors 2600 Iowa St Lawrence, KS

DriversTransportation HELP WANTED FOR CDL CLASS A DRIVERS!! Drivers Needed for hoppers & belt trailers in Ottawa, KS. Must have clean MVR, 2 yrs OTR experience & be able to pass drug screen. Run mostly in Midwest & wkd home time. Health ins. 401K. If interested, 785-242-3070 ask for Sarah!

Newspaper Route Available in the city of Eudora. Great extra income! reliable person & vehicle a must! Must have valid driver’s license & insurance. 7 days a week between the hours of 1:30am.-6:00am.

AUCTION Sat. June 30, 10AM 927 N. 1464 Road Lawrence, KS 66049 STEVE NOLLER - SELLER Bill Fair and Co. 785-887-6900

Semi Driver wanted for local deliveries, Haz-Mat & CDL required. Taylor Oil Inc. 504 Main Wellsville, Ks. 785-883-2072

REAL ESTATE & PERSONAL PROPERTY 2 DAY AUCTION Sat., June 30 - 9:30 AM Sun., July 1 - 10AM 109 Megan Ln, Ottawa, KS DON & NANCY LEADBETTER GRIFFIN AUCTIONS Ottawa, KS 785-242-7891

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Immediate Full Time Openings! 40 Hours a Week Guaranteed! Weekly Pay! 785-841-0755 JOIN THE TEAM Full time position. Must be energetic, friendly & team oriented. Apply in person Jayhawk Pawn & Jewelry 1804 W. 6th St.

Business Opportunity

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Full, Part-time, and PRN and Certified Medication Aide Positions Avail. Apply at: www.midwest-health. com/careers


Office-Clerical FULL TIME Receptionist must be able to work in a fast paced environment and have excellent communication skills. Experience with Microsoft Publisher is a must. Hours are M-F 8:30-5:30 and Saturday 9-12. Salary 21K-25K. Send resumes to 876 Northstar Ct, Tonganoxie, KS 66086

Management Coordinator needed for busy property management company. Must be proficient in excel and Microsoft word. Works independently with interruptions, can multitask, and meet deadlines. Full time hourly position with benefits including 401K, dental, health, and vision.

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Office Assistant

The Lawrence Arts Center seeks an Office Assistant for evening and weekend shifts to serve as a primary public contact, provide program information, answer telephone inquiries, handle enrollments & Box Office records, and make ticket sales. Strong Microsoft Office skills preferred. Please send resume to:


The Lawrence Arts Center is looking for someone to do general cleaning maintenance on weekends. This requires a maximum of 16 hours per weekend. Please send qualifications to:

Schools-Instruction Para Educators

needed beginning Aug. 8, 2012. East Central Kansas Cooperative in Education is accepting applications for full-time para educators in Baldwin USD 348, Wellsville USD 289, & Eudora USD 491. Positions available will be working with special needs students ranging in ages 3 - 21. Salary range: $9.15 $11.75 per hr., depending on level of education and experience. Positions are 9 months, KPERS eligible, discretionary leave and paid holidays. EOE Applicants may apply online at: or call the office: 785-594-2737 Applications will be accepted until June 25th.


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Lawrence Public Schools has an Elementary Autism Specialist Vacancy for the 2012-2013 school year. Please apply online. EOE

Scheduling Assistant needed for busy, locallyowned company. 35 - 40 hours per week. Excellent communication skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office products required. Please e-mail your letter of interest and résumé to:

Social Services


Found Pet/Animal FOUND Black female dog. Lab Mix? No collar or tags. Found on Stull Road Friday morning, June 15. Please help us find her owner. Call 785-331-6060.

FOUND on 7th Street, near Lawrence Ave, black FOUND large black cat with zipped toiletries kit with blue collar on 6/16. Vicinpersonal items. Cell phone ity of 6th & Wakarusa. inside. 785-813-1016 to id. Very friendly, taken to Lawrence Humane Society. phone & claim bag.

AdministrativeProfessional United Way is seeking full time AmeriCorps members, ages 18+, for the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department and Van Go, Inc. Benefits include a monthly stipend, and $5,550 education award upon successful completion of one year of service. Seeking self-starters with organizational skills, good follow through, and ability to work with people of all backgrounds. Bilingual in English and Spanish desirable. To apply, email resume and cover letter to (for Health Department) or (for Van Go).

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Assistant DirectorChild Welfare Agency Lawrence Public Schools has an Elementary Autism Specialist Vacancy for the 2012-2013 school year. Please apply online. EOE Tonganoxie is hiring! Maintenance Worker I $2,319/mo, City Clerk $3,118/mo, Asst. City Administrator $4,515/mo For more, see EOE

Healthcare Baldwin Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center Immediate opening for Full time CNA nights Please call Lori or Chelsea 785-594-6492


Respected, local, dental office is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our practice. Must be proficient in periodontal disease, patient education, and computer skills. Please send resume with cover letter to:

or mail to: PO Box 3745, Lawrence, KS 66046

Experienced companions/ caregivers needed for our clients in their homes for all shifts. Priority given for certification and weekend/ evening/overnights availability. 785-813-1160.

Administrative position available in community based non-profit agency providing residential and prevention services for juveniles. Responsible for administrative duties relevant to the daily operation of programs. Requires Master’s degree in helping profession or administrative field, experience in human services, & experience in administration. Bachelor’s degree in above fields plus five years relevant experience may be substituted for Master’s degree. Must pass background checks. Experience in residential program administration desirable. Salary commensurate with experience. Benefits. Apply with resume to: J. Culley P.O. Box 647, Lawrence, KS 66044. Inquiries to (785) 843-2085. Position will be open until filled. EOE

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Youth Program Assistant The Lawrence-Douglas County Housing Authority Resident Services Office has an opening for a Youth Program Assistant. This position is 20-30 hours per week, funded through grants. Primary duties include assisting Youth Coordinator with all youth activities related to the Douglas County Housing Inc. (DCHI) youth program, Full Circle. Full Circle provides a free, safe, and positive place for youth who receive housing assistance and assists participants in avoiding educational regression. The program incorporates a health and wellness focus to increase knowledge of and access to health education, nutrition and physical activity choices for the entire family and is run in an ecological, environmentally sustainable manner that includes recycling and energy and water conservation. Knowledge of: Computer use and Microsoft Office Suite; interconnectedness of educational attainment and socio-economic standards; barriers for low - income families; especially low-income youth, knowledge of current cultural trends, and conflict and intervention techniques especially pertaining to youth. Experience and Education: Experience working in a team oriented environment with demonstrated leadership and mentoring experience and high proficiency in Microsoft Office software. High school diploma required. Bachelor degree preferred. Educational discipline can be in any field, math and science a plus. Full job description is at: Email cover letter, references and resume to: Position is open until filled. EEO/AA Employer

Trade Skills JOURNEYMAN ELECTRIC LINEMAN Gardner Energy Salary Range: $55,716 -$60,060/yr. Gardner Energy is accepting applications for Journeyman Electric Lineman. The successful candidate will be responsible for administering the departments meter testing program. In addition, this position performs a variety of skilled tasks, such as construction, maintenance and repair of electrical power lines, repair of overhead and underground 15KV electrical distribution power lines, protection equipment and other electrical equipment. Requires High School diploma or GED, with completion of a four (4) year apprentice or merchant program and hold a journeyman lineman certificate recognized or consistent with the US Department of Labor and possession of valid Kansas Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). Hours: M-F; 7-4. Applications are available at City Hall or on-line Submit completed applications to City of Gardner, Human Resources Department, 120 E. Main, Gardner, KS, 66030. Application Deadline: 6/29/12. All offers of employment are conditional upon the successful completion of a post offer physical exam, drug screen, and background check including driving record. EOE.

Positions Wanted Loving Caregiver For Your Loved One. 24/7 or live-in. 20yrs. exp. Prof. references. CALL Yvonne 785-393-3066

Apartments Unfurnished

Apartments Unfurnished

1BR, efficiency duplex. Nice, cozy, away-from-it-all place of your very own! $440/mo. Call 785-841-4201 2BR — 1214 Tennessee, for fall, in 4-plex, 1 bath, CA, DW. No pets. $460/mo. Call 785-841-5797 785.843 .4040


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

2BR in 4-plex, excellent Location at 1104 Tennessee. Near downtown & KU. CA, no pets, $490. 785-842-4242

2BRs - 1244 Ohio, for fall, 1st floor, AC, laundry. No pets. $450/month. 785-841-5797 2BRs - 826 Kentucky, for fall, 2 full bath, 2 story, CA, DW. No pets. $570 or $595 with W/D hookup. 785-841-5797

Applecroft Apts.

19th & Iowa Studio, 1 & 2 Bedrooms 2BRs $200 off Aug. Rent & Security Deposit Special Gas, Water & Trash Paid


Chase Court Apts. 19th & Iowa 1 & 2 Bedrooms

2BRs 1/2 off Aug. Rent & Security Deposit Special



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

The Woods of Old West Lawrence 785-841-4935

Country Club Apts.

Great Central Location

Luxury 2 BR 2 baths Fully Equipped with W/D

(785) 841-4935

Greens at Alvamar 1 & 2 BR Apts.

Starting at $675. Lg. Pets Welcome. Free Carport. 3700 Clinton Parkway 785-749-0431


NEW Specials Call NOW

2001 W. 6th. 785-841-8468

Jacksonville Apts. Best Deal on West Side 1 Bedrooms - $475 2 Bedrooms - $560 Pet friendly!


Under NEW Management Come Meet the New Staff and Check Out Our New Low Prices. Affordable & Spacious 1 & 2BR apts right by campus or call 785-841-3800 2BR — 1030 Ohio, for fall, CA, DW. $650/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

MPM 785-841-4935 Parkway Terrace Apts.

1BR & 2BRs available. $450 - $525/mo. $300 deposit. CA, DW, Wood floors. 2340 Murphy Drive

2BR — 1315 E. 25th Terrace, for fall, 1 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup. No pets. $480/mo. 785-841-5797



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


Available Spring 2012

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

2BR — 3506 Harvard, bi-level, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookups. No pets. $480/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2BR, in 4-plex, 858 Highland. $485/mo. Has DW. Quiet & clean. No pets. 1 block east of 9th & Iowa. 785-813-1344

3BR — 2327 Yale, 2 story, 2 bath, CA, DW, FP, 2 car garage, no pets. $825/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2-4BR, 1310 Kentucky. Near KU. $595 - $1,200/mo. $200 $400 Deposit. 785-842-7644

Village Square Stonecrest • Hanover 1, 2 and 3 Bedrooms Near KU, Pool, Pet Friendly Reserve YOUR Apt. Call 785-842-3040 or email:

Village Square

Stonecrest • Hanover 1, 2 and 3 Bedrooms Near KU, Pool, Pet Friendly

PARKWAY COMMONS August Rent Specials! 2BR: ½ OFF * 3BR: FREE! W/D, Pool, Small Pet OK! Fall KU Bus Route Avail.! 3601 Clinton Parkway 785-842-3280


1-3BR apts., duplexes, & homes near KU campus. Call TODAY to set up YOUR tour: 866-207-7480

and Lease Special $200 OFF August Rent

Reserve YOUR Apt. Now Call 785-842-3040 or email 2BRs - for fall, tri-level, 1 bath, CA, all elect., W/D hookup, DW, study. $650/ mo. No pets. 785-841-5797


2&3BRs Near hospital. Lg., have CA, off-st. parking, on bus route. 2BR-$550, 3BR$775. Aug. 1st 785-550-7325

2 & 3BR All Electric units. Water/Trash PAID. Small Dog and Students WELCOME! Income restrictions apply

2BR — 1305 Kentucky, in 4-plex. CA, DW. No pets. $450/mo. Call 785-841-5797

Now Accepting Applications for August Call NOW for Specials! 785-838-9559 EOH

2BR — 2406 Alabama, for fall, 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, DW, W/D hookup. $570/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

Apartments Furnished

2BR — 2412 Alabama, in 4-plex. 1 bath, CA, DW, washer/dryer. No pets. $470/mo. Call 785-841-5797

Rooms (newly remodeled) Rent by week or by month. 2BR — 2524 Winterbrook, for With cable & internet. Call fall, 1 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage. No Virginia Inn 785-856-7536 pets. $525/mo. 785-841-5797

Apartments Unfurnished

2BR - 3062 W. 7th, for fall, 2 full baths, 1 story, CA, W/D hookup, DW, study. $690/ mo. No pets. 785-841-5797

1BR - 951 Arkansas, CA, DW, laundry, $470, w/W/D $495, 2BR — 536 Ohio, for fall, 1st floor, 1 bath, AC. $450/mo. no pets. Call 785-841-5797 No pets. Call 785-841-5797

Crossgate Casita’s 2451 Crossgate Drive

BRAND NEW 1BRs, $540/mo. Includes full size W/D, Very small pet okay.

Open House: Mon. - Sat. - Noon - 4pm 785-760-7899

Sunrise Place Sunrise Village

Apartments & Townhomes $200 - $400 OFF 1st month On KU Bus Route 2 Bedrooms at 837 MICHIGAN Near KU. Pool, microwave, DW, and laundry facilities 3 & 4 Bedrooms at 660 GATEWAY COURT FREE wireless internet, DW, W/D, pool, tennis courts. 3BRs with garages.

Call 785-841-8400 2BR - 741 Mchigan, for fall, 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, DW, 3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st W/D hookup, full unfin. bsmt. 1 pet ok. $730/mo. floor, 1 bath. Avail. now. No pets. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, 3BR, 2 bath Condo near KU 1st floor, DW. $490/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 Campus. $800/mo. + electric. W/D included. Avail. August 1st. 785-550-4544 2BR — 940 Tennessee, for fall, 2nd floor, CA, laundry, ASHBURY TOWNHOMES DW, 1 bath, no pets. Near K-10, W/D hookups $610/mo. Call 785-841-5797 & fenced courtyard. 3BR Units, No dogs Call NOW 785-842-1322

1BR — 740 Massachusetts, 2BR — 946 Indiana, for fall, above Wa Restaurant, big in 6-plex, CA, laundry, off windows, 1 bath, CA. $700/ street parking. $440/mo. mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 No pets. Call 785-841-5797


Briarstone Apts.

1010 Emery * 785-749-7744

6B THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 2012 Apartments Townhomes Unfurnished One Month FREE 3BR - 951 Arkansas, 2 full bath, 2 story, CA, DW, laundry, microwave, $750/mo. Or with W/D - $775/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes

1712 Ohio

2859 Four Wheel Drive Amazing 2BR, tranquil intimate setting, free standing townhome w/ courtyard, cathedral ceilings, skylights, & W/D. Most residents professionals. Pets ok. Water & trash pd. $685/mo. 785-842-5227

1125 Tennessee


Save up to $2400.

Great 3 and 4 BR’s left! 3BR was $900, now $750 4BR was $1,080, now $900 3BR was $1,050, now $850 4BR was $1,250, now $1,050

MPM 785-841-4935 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644


3BR, 2 bath, $850-$870 2BR, 1 bath, $780/mo. Half Off Deposit $100 - $300 FREE Rent Gage Management 785-842-7644

Avail. Summer & Aug. 1, 2 & 3 BR Apts 3BR Townhomes

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

Bob Billings & Crestline


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

Reserve YOURS for Spring/Fall

Call Today 785-856-8900

Call Today to ask about our: Look & Lease Special Giftcard Giveaway & FREE RENT drawing Great 2 BR Apartments at a great rate! Eddingham Apartments 785-841-5444

Canyon Court Apts Sizzling Specials

1, 2, 3BR - W/D, Pool, Gym 700 Comet Ln., Lawrence Call Today! 785-832-8805


785-838-3377, 785-841-3339

Studios & 1BRs for Aug. 1. 1/2 block to KU. $400-$525. GAS/ WATER PAID. 785-842-7644 Studios — 2400 Alabama, all elect., plenty of parking, AC, laundry. $390, water/cable paid. No pets. 785-841-5797 2BR — 2400 Alabama, 2nd floor, 1 bath, AC, DW, laundry on-site. $490/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

Duplexes $200 OFF 1st Month Special 3BR, 2.5 bath, DW, W/D hookup, microwave, 2 car, patio. No pets. Avail. Aug. 2903 Crestline. $910/mo. 785-841-5454, 785-760-1874

1BR duplex near E. K-10 access. Stove, refrig., off-st. parking. 1 yr. lease. $410/ mo. No pets. 785-841-4677 2BR in triplex, FP, 2 levels, W/D hookup, nice area, 3508 B Westridge Dr. $625. Aug. 1st. Pets $25/mo. + extra deposit. 785-218-4331


2BR duplex, CA, appls., gar- New/Used sofas, love age, across from pool. No seats, dinettes, bedroom pets. $575, Refs. & deposit. sets, futons, bunk beds. Avail. Now. 785-331-6697 mattresses, box springs. Still in plastic. Bedframes, 3BR duplex with hard wood pictures, wall mirrors, & floors & garage. Pets ok. more. Please call Bobby at $650/mo. + good credit. 785-218-2742 Avail. now. 785-423-1500 Twin Brass Bed, complete, $30. For more info. call Tonganoxie 785-749-1490 3 & 4BR country homes w/ Health & Beauty garages. 4BR - 16523 182nd St., $1,000/mo. 3BR - 16760 182nd St., $800. Avail. now. Great pillow rest for reading or watching TV in bed. 816-807-1832, 913-369-3055 Provides good back and neck support. $30/offer 785-312-9215 Office Space

Household Misc. Office Space Available

at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy.


Lamps, matching $20 or best offer. Can send pictures by text if interested. 785-214-9183

3BR in Woodcreek, 1.5 bath, Office space available in Lawn, Garden & main floor laundry, remod- Free State Business Center Nursery eled kitchen/bath, $800/ - Bldg. E. Starting at $350/ mo. Call 785-841-8744 mo. Avail now.785-633-1892 Charmglow Propane gas grill, three burner, stain3BR, 2 bath, awesome condo less, side burner, tank not w/ refrig., DW, microwave, included. $60 cash. W/D, mowing & snow re785-766-9144 moval. Near KU Bus & shopping on Havrone Way. No Grill, Kenmore Natural Gas smoking. Aug. 1st $825/ Grill for $50. Includes hose, mo. Call/text 785-218-3655 cover, warming rack, lava rock, & spare stainless AVAIL. Now, Smr., & Fall steel burner. 785-749-0670 Lawrence 3BR, 2 bath, major appls., Lawnmower, Old Toro ridFP, 2 car. 785-865-2505 ing lawnmower. Engine Move-in Ready needs work - it will start HAWTHORN TOWNHOMES and run for short periods. 3 Bedroom Townhomes 785-550-3747 $50/offer. 1/2 OFF AUGUST RENT Fall KU Bus Route Avail.! Pet under 60lbs OK! Machinery-Tools 785-842-3280 Black & Decker Drill & bits $7. Can send pictures by 3-4BR newer Crestline du- 3BR one level townhome, text if interested. plexes. 3 bath, all kitchen 1.5 Bath, single garage, 785-214-9183 785-214-9183 appls. W/D, lawn care, 2 3319 Rainier Dr., Lawrence financing avail. $79,900. car. No pets. 785-979-2923 with $2,000 towards clos- Miscellaneous 4BR, 2 bath townhome for ing costs. 785-749-5956 August. $300/BR, $1,200/mo. 12 Skeins, Red Heart knitt+ utils. No pets/smoking. ing crochet yarn, varie785-727-0025, 816-807-9493 Mobile Homes gated green-beige color, $9 for all. 785-843-5396. Apartments, Houses & Books, “The American WilDuplexes. 785-842-7644 derness” Time/Life series. 22 volumes, $30. 785-843-9573 OWNER WILL FINANCE 16x80, 4BR, 2 bath, wood Books, KU 1979 Yearbook, floors, DW, range, CH/CA, Now Leasing for “Jayhawker” $50. Please new carpet. Move in ready! Now & August call 785-843-9573 Lawrence - 913-707-9278 Adam Ave. Townhomes Books, Washburn Univer3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, sity 1948 yearbook “KAW” 1,700 sq. ft., some with Acreage-Lots $25. Please call fenced in back yards. 785-843-9573 $1,200/mo. 3 Acre Lot, partly wooded, JCPenney 3-in-1 grill, sandBrighton Circle rural subdivision, mins. W. wich maker, waffle maker, 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garof Lawrence, on blacktop, used only about twice. age, 1,650 sq. ft., $950/mo. $55,000. Call 785-841-0250 Still in box, “very good Bainbridge Circle condition,” Brand new 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car $39.99 asking $5 only. No garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. refunds, cash only.Call $795 - $950/mo. 913-602-3127 for more info. Pets okay Perfect for occasions.40 with paid pet deposit clear glass globe vases with clear pebbles. Use with flowers or votive. 785-841-4785 Measures 5”x5”. Each $1. Antiques Call 785-842-8865



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

Baldwin City

Now Leasing for Now & August Adam Ave. Townhomes 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced in back yards. $1,200/mo. Brighton Circle 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,650 sq. ft., $950/mo. Bainbridge Circle 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. $795 - $950/mo. Pets okay with paid pet deposit


Saddlebrook & Overland Pointe


Move In Specials


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

Perfect for occassions. 42 clear glass globe vases with blue, clear, & white pebbles. Blue flowers surround the top. Use with flowers or votives. Measures 5”x4-1/2” Each $1. Call 785-842-8865

Pool Ladder - Intex pool ladder 48”. Coated steel Appliances frame. Hi-impact plastic steps. Sturdy base, flared Kenmore Electric Dryer feet. 48” wall height pools. 220 volt heavy duty good Brand new in box. Call Sue condition $75. Call 785-550-3043 785-865-8059 Practically Brand New Gazelle by Tony Little. Only Arts-Crafts used maybe five or six times. Excellent condition. Quilt Frame - asking $30. Only asking $100, paid Call 785-843-0333. Some supplies are in- $495. cluded. Please Call 785- You Haul. 594-3121 Rug from Pottery Barn, 8x10. Colors -squares of browns, gold, beiges, Baby & Children blues, off white, greens, Items $90. 785-843-0097

Baby items: Bassett baby Call for Details bed, $50, changing table, Music-Stereo 625 Folks Rd • 785-832-8200 $20, spring tension gate, Pianos, (3) beautiful Ma$10. 785-842-5030 son & Hamlin console $725, Houses Booster Car Seats, (3) of 2 Baldwin Acrosonic Spinthem. Grandma’s slightly ets, $475 & 525. Price in2 & 3 BR homes available. used. $5 each. 785-843-0097 cludes tuning & delivery. $750/mo. & up. One near 785-832-9906 Clothes, Bag of girls downtown Lawrence. Call clothes, size 6/6x, $10. Jo at 785-550-7777 Office Equipment Please call 785-841-1618.

1st Class, Pet Friendly Houses & Apts. 785-842-1069

Clothes, Bag of girls Brother Electric Typeclothes, size 7/8, 10/12, or writer, $50. used very lit14/16, $20 each bag. Please tle. Please call call 785-841-1618 785-691-7554

2BR w/garage, W/D hookup Lease & deposit. No pets. 2-6BR houses available for Available now. Rent $450/ August 1. Close to Campus Girls Bicycle, 6-8 yr. old Sports-Fitness Girls right & downtown. 785-842-7644 $25/offer. mo. Call (785) 766-4663 handed golf club - pink, $5. Equipment Can send pictures by text 2BR, 1 Bath Duplex in quiet neighborhood. Has hard- 3BR ranch style farmhome. if interested. 785-214-9183 Golf Clubs with bag: wood floors, CA, stove, re- Lg. yard w/lawn care proMatched set, $50. frig, DW, separate laundry vided. 1 Bath, full bsmt., at- High chair, Antique solid 785-843-9573 room with W/D hookups, 1 tached 1 car. All appls. in- oak high chair, $30. For info. call Water Skiis, Kids water car garage. Green space, cluding W/D. 1/2 mile N. of more skiis, very light, excellent on bus route. No pets. Lone Star Lake. $875/mo. 785-749-1490 to learn on. $10 Call Available Aug. 1, $700/mo. Avail. July 1st. 785-865-6231 Call 785-766-4055 Building Materials 785-766-9144 2BR, 1 bath, in 4-plex, W/D hookups, quiet, 2 blocks to KU. $450/mo. Small pet ok. Avail. Now 785-979-0767

2BR, feels like a split-level home, central location. Sm. pet ok. W/D hookup, storage, $575/mo. 785-841-4201 2BR, in a 4-plex. New carpet, vinyl, cabinets, countertop. W/D is included. $575/mo. 785-865-2505 3BR, 2 bath, W/D, 1 car garage, on bus route, 2903 - 05 University Dr. $900/mo. Avail. Aug. 1st. 785-841-9646 3BR, 2.5 bath, SW area, avail. Aug. 1. 2 living areas, FP, all appls.- includes W/D, 2 car. $1,000/mo. 785-550-4544 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644



VILLAS & TOWNHOMES * 1 BR, 870 sq. ft. Covered Parking * 2 BR, 1,300 sq. ft. * 3 BR, 1,700 sq. ft. 2-Car Garage * Small Pets Accepted Showings By Appointment


Call 785-842-1524

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

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Drop ceiling tracking - TV-Video Over 300 feet of drop ceil3BR, 1½ bath, family rm. ing tracking. $25or best of- 32” JVC standard def TV. w/wood burning stove, 1 fer. Cash. Call 785-979-2312 Works perfectly! Surround car garage, fenced back sound, remote, owners’ & leave a message yard. Avail. August 1st. manual. Great for gaming $900/month. Stop by kids’ room. $25. Lights - 3 recessed lights or 140 Florida with bulbs left from re- 785-840-4801 OPEN HOUSE model. Must go. $20 or Sun., June 24th best offer. Cash. Call 785- X-Box games, Original 5 from 1-3PM 979-2312 & leave a mes- games $30 or best offer. Please call for more info. or call 785-843-7650 sage 785-214-3936 Pantry Kitchen Cabinets, X-Box, Original includes H80-3/4”xW18”x D25” - 2 controllers, $100. please for $100 or will sell individ- call for more info. 3BR, 2 bath country home ual for $50. 785-214-9183 785-214-3936 SW of Lawrence, quiet. Aug. 1st. $1,350/mo. + refs. Speakers - Lot of 4 Valcom PUT YOUR paging/surround sound & credit check 719-930-1327 EMPLOYMENT AD IN speakers with wiring. $20 TODAY!! 3BR, Sunflower/SW district, or best offer. Cash. Call 2 bath, one level, double 785-979-2312 & leave a Go to or call garage. Near fitness trail. message 785-832-1000. $1,000/mo. 785-841-4201 UP TO FOUR PACKAGES 1306 New Jersey, 3BR, 2 Cemetery Lots TO CHOOSE FROM! bath, 2 LR, CA, W/D, $855/ mo. Aug. 1. 785-979-9172 3 Cemetary Plots in MemoAll packages include AT rial Park - Prime, beautiful LEAST 7 days online, 2 4BR, 2 bath house available location, Lot 234 Acacia A. photos online, 4000 August 1 - $1,200/month. $800 per plot. 760-776-4720 chracters online, and one week in top ads. 785-832-8728 Collectibles Days in print vary with Brand New package chosen. Cookbook: 1956 Betty Single Family Homes Crocker hardback; second 4 & 5 BRs - Avail. Now edition, second printing. 2,400 -3 ,300 sq. ft. Good condition. A wonder$1,800 - $2,200 month ful collectible cookbook Garber Property Mgmt. for $40. Call 785-830-8304 785-841-4785 anytime. Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644


Now Leasing for Now & August 1st Executive homes on W. 22nd Ct., Lawrence

3-5BR homes, 2 car garages, some with finished bsmt. Pool & playground in the Development. For more info please call

785-841-4785 NW - Immaculate. 3BR, 2.5 bath, 2 story, fireplace, all appliances, fenced yard. Langston Hughes School. Avail. now. 921 Lexington. $1,275/mo. 785-330-3474

Mobile Homes 2BR, 1 bath, mobile home in city of Lecompton, very clean. Quiet/secure locale. $380/mo. 785-979-0403

Pretty geisha doll in glass case. Approx 12 inch case size. Doll is perfect and is about 50 years old. Doll carries buckets. $20/offer 785-312-9215

Furniture Bed and Chest, & Table: 1831 Antique rope bed with carved pineapple finials. Matching chest. $950. Cherry Dining Table with leaf extensions, $300. Call 785-594-3121 Carved wooden desk, with bookcase topper and chair, $30. For more info. call 785-749-1490 Chair, High end rust colored velvet wing chair, $30. For more info. call 785-749-1490 Chair, Silver Futon-looking round chair measuring 42” diameterw/ 3” black quilted cushion.measures 34”x34” like new $35. Call 785-842-8865

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352 Woodlawn Manor (in the Cottages) Sat. June 23 7:30 AM-12noon

Antique porcelain, Chintz porcelain, small sleepy eye pitcher, antique picture frames and lots of antique decorative, and dishes, Rooster posters from Pink Adobe restaurant in Santa Fe, tons of scrapbooking, needlepoint, Revolution machine, vintage Halloween , Christmas decor, leopard rug, twin and double headboard, fabric/yarn, books, goos luggage, children and adult clothing, TVs, several bikes, Bagboy golf cart, board games, Xbox 360 games, DVDs, down pillows, sheets, hunk of corian, light fixtures, and small appliances.

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Block of Garage Sales around 113 Wagon Wheel Rd. & Tomahawk Dr. Saturday, June 23 8-12 AM Incredible variety! Antique items from glassware & crystal lamps to tools & hardware to flat top travel trunk & pair of brass synagogue menorahs. Two 4X5 camerasone speedgrapic with metal case and one B & H press camera- also film holders and developing tanks. Table saw, chain saw, twin beds, 5 drawer chest, old upright piano, framed art photos & Adoph Treidler watercolors, picture frames, many books (including some Christian and reference), area rugs, 2 cribs, futon chair, KU coaches T-shirts, backpack, 40 glass globe vases, 2 small wedding dresses, tablecloths, garage metal storage cabinets, candles (Pier One), loose-leaf notebooks, floral arrangements, dishes and kitchen misc, what-nots, Christmas items, twin bedding set, flowerpots, sea shells and pinecones from all over the country for crafters, much much misc. We’re all still cleaning out so there’s more not listed. Come wander up our hill on Saturday and shop!!! 01

HUGE Multi-Family Garage Sale!! Don’t miss out!! 217 Glenview Dr. Fri: 7-12 Sat: 7-?

Tons of baby gear (high chairs, bumbo w/tray, walkers, exersaucer, bouncers, etc) name brand maternity clothes! Toys: wooden, electronic, iXL games, music tables much more! Clothes: Girls/Boys Sizes- newborn all the way to teen! Name brands some have never been worn!! Men/Women clothing. ALL clothing is freshly washed in excellent condition! Jewelry. Misc. Items: iPod speakers, Bath Body Works lotions sprays, CD’s, DVDs (All Genres!), plastic storage, vacuums, TVs, dog bed, Books (kids adult). The list goes on on. ~Good Clean -Quality- Items!~ All priced to sell! The pics shown are only a tiny fraction of what’s going to be at the sale!! Delish baked goods for sale on Saturday! Bargain Alert!! Saturday at 12pm the remaining items will be 1/2 price till they’re gone!!

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2309 WESTCHESTER RD (near Peterson Rd, bordered by Yorkshire and Kingston Drs, 1 block away from Hallmark Cards factory) Vanity, Decorative Plates, Avon Christmas Plates Set, Avon International Dolls, Musical Carousel Horse Figurines, Russian Nesting Dolls, Leather Purse, Clothing: Womens (Med to Plus Sizes), Sz 20 Womens Jeans & sz 10 shoes, Mens 32x32 Jeans, Mens Medium Snowsuits, Girls Brownie Uniforms sz 8, Girls & Boys Baby Clothes, Massagers, DVDs, Mystery Books, Kids & Toddler Books, Toys, Games, Kids Bikes, Picture Frames, Table Cloths, Placemats, Mini Oil Lamps, Kitchenware, Glassware, Old Dishes, Coffee Mugs, Coffee Maker, Crafts & Craft Supplies, Christmas & Floral Painted Windows, Pressed Flowers, 30+ New Fall and Christmas Wreaths (only $2), XL Wooden Dog House, Long Garden Hose, More.

Place your Garage Sale Ad Today! Go to: place/classifieds/ Click on “place an ad” under the blue garage sale box and follow the step by step process! 01

Household items, coffee grinder, cupcake cookie jar, Southwest pottery Clothes for children old Fisher Price toys old pedal car Misc. items 03 1020 College Blvd. (Directions:off Harvard between Kasold and Monterey) Sat. June 23 8AM-12noon Furniture computer desk/hutch, recliner chair, end tables, utility carts, drafting table, TV, chairs, TV trays, scanner/color printer with ink, laser printer, paper shredder, lots of toys, dolls, stuffed animals, games, Star Wars action figures in original boxes. Kitchen stuff dishes, glassware, Tupperware, cooking pans/utensils, electric can opener. Music stuff Alvarez mandolin, violin 4/4H. Siegler HS10 with everything, S Fender Baseman 60, base guitar, Alesis DM5 electronic drum unit, REMO practice pad kit/triggers, PIN tech trigger cymbals, Kick drum pedal, stereo with turntable and speakers. Halloween and Christmas decorations. Clothes misses size 10 petite, Juniors Lg and & size 9, misses med-Lg, shoes size 6-1/2 -7-1/2, mens clothes large, collectibles, adult and children books, linens, floor and desk lamps. 03

524 Brentwood Drive Lawrence, KS 66049 Lots of Great Deals! 32” TV, Baker’s rack, leather sofa & chair, tools, albums, desk, file cabinets, bike (boys) and much more! 01

Sherwood Neighborhood Sale

Sat. June 23, 8AM -2PM From Kasold & Peterson Rd Go East 1 block to Sterling, then north 2 blocks to Sherwood Drive. Watch for green signs. 8 Sales in 3 Blocks along Sherwood! 3200: Baby boy clothes (0-18 mo), car seat w/ 2 bases, baby swing, glider rocker, toys, maternity clothes (petite L & XL), leather couch & love seat, entertainment center 3208: Queen bedspreads, full bed frame, decorative wreaths, albums, TVs, table cloths, white mahogany dresser, bowling balls, golf clubs 3212: Household items, games, puzzles, Christmas decorations 3213: Sofa and chair, antique built-in cabinet/glass doors, mantle headboard, rocker, maternity/baby clothes, baby items, desk 3220: Queen headboard w/frame, women’s clothes (L, petite), shoes (8.5), costume jewelry/earrings /broken watches - great for crafters 3300: Kid’s clothes (boys/girls), baby items, baby crib, stroller, carseat, highchair, TVs 02

ESTATE SALE Sat., June 23 8AM - ? 1200 Jana Drive Lawrence

94 yr. old Lady’s Estate Italian dining room table and 4 leather chairs, sofa, king bed, antiques, tools, collectibles, misc.

MOVING SALE No early birds! Sat., June 23 8am-1pm. 805 Eldridge St Home decor, garden decor and pots, furniture, pictures, barstools, full bed, misc. kitchen & office, antique Singer sewing machine and other collectibles. Come early for best selection!


Four Gals & a Guy Garage Sale Friday 3pm - 7pm Saturday 8am - 1pm 3205 W. 21st Place (east off Kasold)

Like-new recliner couch, assorted furniture, file cabinets, computer desk w/hutch, student desk, office chair, travel crib, futon mattress, carpet cleaner, Dirt Devil, Partylite, Pampered Chef, Longaberger, coat tree, sheet sets, luggage, many assorted small appliances, smoker, many kitchen items, dishes, canning jars and supplies, glass-ware, pictures, lotions, perfumes, books, CDs, albums, HD TV VHS antenna, misc. cords, holiday décor, figurines, collectible teddies, tons of great stuff 07

09 Garage Sale-EVERYTHING MUST GO June 23rd, Saturday ONLY 1404 E 24th Suite B 8:00am-1:00pm Lots of great items: Coca Cola collectibles, baby crib, rugs, chairs, rocking chair, dresser, book shelves, monitors, video camera, games, books, VHS, home decor, Budweiser sled, sports equipment, bikes, exercise equipment, tools, large tool box, American Girl doll accessories, Saxon Math books, and much more. 09

LARGE garage SALE Fri June 22 7am-? & 3pm-7pm. Sat. June 23 7am-11am 1843 W. 27th Terr.

Many items to choose from kids toys, little girls clothes “many name brands” shoes, many children’s books and other books, lots of VHS tapes, portable basketball hoop system, housewares and kitchen items, bakers rack, microwave oven cart, Frigidaire glass top oven, a few bicycles and bicycle parts, have limited items but will have some fishing and hunting clothes and items. Please come by and see us. Worth stopping and taking a look!!!

Garage Sale Deadline For the weekly community newspapers or to get the full Wednesday- Saturday run included in your package place your ad by 3:00PM on Monday


Retirement Yard Sale Must sell 40 year collection of items from a lawn mower, tools, house decor & collectibles. Check it out at 1110 Iowa St. On Saturday, June 23rd 9am-5pm & Sunday June 24th 10am- 3pm.

NO PARKING ON IOWA… Try Capitol Federal, Hillcrest School, or apartments on the west side of Iowa. 10

YARD SALE Sat. June 23rd. 1836 Vermont St. 7am-2pm. Help us “Lighten Up.”

Many pieces of furniture, sofas, beds, desks, book cases, tables, chairs, cabinets, dishes and kitchen items, linens and bedding, toys and children’s clothing. Cash only. Saturday, June 23, 8AM to 2PM 2718 Coralberry Court 66047

Moving Sale : Sat.( June 23rd ) 9 AM to 2 PM 4301 W 26th Terr. Lawrence, KS 66047

Twin bed, full size mattress, books, shoes for girls, clothes for girls, small bookshelves, small TV, DVD player, living room table, dining table (free), plates and dishes, bike for boy, car seat, coffee maker, glasses, cups, blender, ice bag, lunch bag, golf set, etc. 07

Outfit a whole house through this, sale. Everything in VERY good condition. 2718 Coralberry Court, Lawrence Saturday 6/23, 8:00-4:00 Rain or Shine

Love Seat, sofa sleeper, coffee tables, dining table with 2 leaves and 6 chairs, kitchen table and chairs, queen bed, day bed, mattresses, desks, bookcases, treadmill, electronics. Some baby items and other household items. 08

Its worth stopping by and taking a look. We have many items for sale. Olympic weight set with all accessories, 14 Lowe Jon with trailer, bicycles, kitchen items, 2- Bullet smokers, Viking 1-1/2 Hydraulic floor jack, step ladders, suit cases, sport equipment, computer accessories, toys, houseware items, puzzles, books, stuffed animals, lots of misc. Please stop by and see us.

DON’T MISS THIS HUGE TWO FAMILY MOVING SALE Saturday June 23rd, 8AM to 2PM - one day only. 2718 Coralberry Court, Lawrence.


GARAGE SALE Fri. June 22nd 7AM until 3PM Sat . June 23rd 8AM to 1PM 601 West 27th Place, Lawrence, KS

3008 Westdale Place

MOVING SALE Thurs., Fri. & Sat. 8AM - 1PM


Friday June 22 7:00AM until 11:30AM

01 HUGE MULTI-FAMILY SALE w/Neighborhood Sales on Surrounding Streets Sat. 8 am to 3 pm



GARAGE SALE Sat. June 23 7AM-12PM. 3004 W 28th St. Lawrence CASH ONLY!

Tool chest cabinet, women’s clothes sizes 8, 10, 12, men’s clothes XL, XXL, women’s shoes sizes 8-1/2 & 9, men’s shoes sizes 11-1/2 & 12, watches, misc. sheets, King and Cal King, comforters, beer steins, wall pictures, men’s & women’s new & gently used leather jackets, misc. dishes, DVDs, chrome & glass 4 tier shelf, BBQ grill 2 drawer wood file cabinet, misc. fishing items. Items for sale but not at the Garage Sale prices: Mig Welder, Dooney & Bourke handbag, Louis Vuitton (used), Sak(used), lots of misc. wallets (new & used), Thomasville Armoire, blue leather sofa & chair, treadmill.

We will not be ready prior to 7am Wide variety of quality items. Craftsman circular saw, vintage metal Gott water cooler (made in Winfield, KS), vintage trunk, vintage Samsonite luggage, Collectible “Magic Cake” pans in original box, mixing bowls, kitchen misc. Roland EP-760 digital keyboard, Inline Skates (women’s size 10), knee/wrist/elbow pads, Eagle Creek suitcase w/ backpack straps, Radio Flyer tricycle, Plan Toys doll treehouse, SharpELW535 calculator; Texas Instruments TI-15 calculator, Child’s art easel; Bridgestone bike; Girl’s 3-speed bike, Boxing gloves and speed ball, humidifier, luggage cart, wooden CD/DVD shelf, books, women’s clothing, ironing board, Girl’s clothing (size 2-4), toys, knick knacks, and much misc. 11

Big Multi Family Sale Fri. 8-5 Sat. 8-3

Lawrence 14 DECOR - DECOR - DECOR sale!!!! 1502 Cadet (in the house) FRIDAY, June 22nd from 5-7 (on your way home from work) SATURDAY, June 23rd from 9-12 (browse all morning) FOURTH OF JULY house decorations, so unique SANTAS, SANTAS, AND more SANTAS of every shape and size SNOWMEN of such delight A few display shelves for your knick-knacks, ANGELS so cute and adorable “COUNTRY” decor Shelves and a few other odds an ends This is a super opportunity to get great buys on these things. SEE YOU THERE !!!! Call 785-383-7007 with questions or to see what is left. 14 Friday/Saturday 314 Johnson Ave, 7 to 4. Between 18th & 19th off Barker St. Mini refrigerators, microwaves, medium-sized dog crate, 28-32” baseball/softball/tee ball bats, 12-15” dolls: Cinderella, Katrina Victorian Porcelain, Mary Mary Paradise Gallery Porcelain, adult ice hockey sticks, fans, toys and games, adult and young child/infant girls clothes, men’s coats, dart board and KU dart board case, earbuds, radios, cell phone charger cords, speakers, flower vases, 14” x 24” end table, child/youth sand box shovels/rakes, men’s bicycle-$70 firm, misc. items 14

Brown leather double reclining sofa, $600, 30.0 cubic ft. side x side white refrigerator with water/ice on door $600, 4 pc. solid wood queen bedroom set with pillow top mattress/box springs $650, two 27in Zenith TVs $50 a pc, two wood entertainment centers $75 & $40, 3 pc queen bedroom set with mattresses $300, sofa, loveseat & chair dark brown $300, 20in true flat TV with stand $50, 2 drawer kitchen stand with microwave $50, queen mattress and box springs $50 and Kenmore electric range, white $150. Contact Mary at 913-856-5722 or 913-744-9630. 17 4452 Roundabout Circle, Lawrence Sat. 9-3. Items not sold by noon will be reduced by 50%. Included in the sale: dining room tables and chairs, futons, ping-pong table, bar stools, garden tools and equipment, chairs, particle board, other tables, grill, men’s bike, Christmas tree stand, cedar chest, trunks, stuffed animals, table lamps, tvs, entertainment center, exercise equipment, oak desk, and many more interesting items. 17

5229 Brown Lane (Lawrence) Come check out our specialty cleats size 9 men’s in football (avail in size 12), basketball, baseball, wrestling, track/field. Golf/soccer shirts, jacket/pants, shorts and much more! 17

Items include furniture, baby clothes and equipment, car audio subs and boxes, 55 gallon fish tank, electronics, piano, pool table, 1971 Datsun 240Z, and many household items

Friday 8am - 1PM Saturday 8AM - ? 928 N Fieldstone Dr. Lawrence

Cleaning out 4 kids’ closets! Lots of gently used boy and girls clothes (sizes 0-8) including Holiday dresses. BABY ITEMS. Toys. Car seat. Bikes. Small housewares. 18

Big Garage Sale-Multfamilies Friday-Saturday June 22 & 23, 8-1; no early callers please

Dresser, full bed frame, jewelry, home decor, baby swing, stroller, mens, womens and childrens clothes, many ladies size 16 & 18 jeans & capris, movies, CDs, books, games, size 12 work boots, shoes, Kurig coffee maker, knick knacks, Christmas, wagon, collectibles, puzzles, and lots more.

Downsizing sale sat. June 23 7am-1pm. 312 California

Athletic Apparel/Shoe Yard Sale Friday/Saturday June 22-23 7am to Noon

330 Florida St.


Moving Sale 132 Pinecone Dr. (PineTree Townhomes), Lawrence, Kansas Friday 12-6:00 & Saturday 10:00-4:00 any other times, call for appt.

312 Stetson Place, Lawrence Boys and Girls kids clothes, toys, kids bike, air compressor, lawnmower, treadmill, antique church pew, kitchen stuff, microwave; Lots and Lots of stuff ! 05 Fri. 8-5 & Sat. 8-3 1905 Kasold drive

A Three family garage sale

Newborn-12mo. clothing, pack-n-play, car seats, baby swing, baby exerciser, adult clothing all sizes, comforters and accessories, coffee and end table, gun cabinet, tools, king mattress and frame, bicycles, bar stools, books, bleacher seats, knick knacks and lots of misc.

will be held on Saturday & Sunday, June 23rd & 24th,

This could be your Garage Sale ad!

925 & 929 New York St. (across from New York Elementary in Lawrence) The sale will run 7 am to 1 pm on both days NO SALES WILL BE MADE TO EARLY BIRDS.

For $39.95, your ad will run Wednesday- Saturdayin the Lawrence Journal -World as well as the Tonganoxie Mirror and Baldwin Signal weekly newspapers, and all of our online websites.

A wide variety of items will be for sale, including furniture, clothing, pet supplies, gardening equipment, CDs and DVDs, electronics, etc.

You have up to 45 lines in print!


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

The package includes a box around your ad, a big header and special centering and attention! Just go to: place/classifieds/ Click on “place an ad” under the blue garage sale box and follow the step by step process!


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2006 Honda CR-V 4WD EX-81K, AT, Moon, CD, Cruise, 2-owner, Only $15,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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Toyota 2006 Camry LE. Beautiful ONE OWNER car, leather, super clean and a great neutral color. Low miles. Take a look, Toyotas never last long. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 4/7 785-856-6100 24





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CHECK OUT OUR GARAGE SALE SPECIALS – UP TO 4 COLUMN INCHES -$29.95, $39.95 OR $49.95 WEST Community Papers - Lawrence Journal-World (LJW), Tonganoxie Mirror, & Baldwin Signal. EAST Community Papers - Basehor Sentinel, Bonner Springs Chieftain, & Shawnee Dispatch. Ads online also.

Toyota 2008 Camry LE, leather heated seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, power equipment, great reliability, stk#18815 only $15,321. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Toyota 2005 Camry LE. Silver, 4 cyl. gas saver. Two owner no accident history. Clean car! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Toyota 2006 Camry XLE. Only 89K miles, leather, moonroof, ONE OWNER, and new tires. Tremendous deal on a nice Toyota. See website for photos Mercury 2007 Mariner Rueschhoff Automobiles Premier. Super nice black on black, 4X4, leather, 2441 W. 6th St. moonroof, new tires, Viper 785-856-6100 24/7 remote start, new tow hitch, and very clean! Beautiful small SUV. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6 6100 24/7

$29.95 for Thurs. - Sat. (Sun) LJW ONLY or EAST Communities. $39.95 for West Communities with Wed. - Sat. in LJW. $49.95 for Full Coverage (all 6 papers) with Wed. - Sat. in LJW. $10 more for color background or color logo. List day, time, location, the items in your sale and directions to attract interested buyers. Ad replacement in category NOT guaranteed. Map Code added to Lawrence Garage Sales. Place your ad online at or email it to Lawrence-Rural Saturday June 23rd, 8am-2pm. 560 N. 900 Rd. (Directions: 10 miles West of 59 Hwy on County Rd. 458 to 1029 then 1/2 miles South to 900 Rd. & 1/4 mile East.) 5 piece queen bedroom set, full mattress set, outdoor wall lights, numerous inside fixtures including pool table lights, stereo, Bionare humidifier with extra filters, new garbage disposal, computer accessories, printers, laptop bags, landline & cell phones, vinyl floor tiles and baseboard, action max, games and toys, athletic equipment, outside Christmas decorations, landscape pavers and edging, birdbath, fountain, Rainbird sprinkler heads, women’s shoes and clothing, men’s hats, luggage, ice crusher, numerous household items

Basehor HUGE Sale

10 Families




1021 STARLA CT., TONGANOXIE (We are located across from the Middle School on Evans Rd.) SATURDAY, June 23 6:30 am-4:30pm. We have children’s bikes, a jogging stroller, high chair, children’s bed frame and new sheets, booster seats, a new breast pump in the original packaging, DVDs, CDs, VHSs, CD player, ipod dock, computer accessories, printer, scanner, Longaberger baskets teenage boy’s clothes in great condition (Abercrombie, American Eagle) children’s clothes, lots of board games and toys in great and new conditions, Disney Princess dresses , books & cookbooks, household supplies, CM Scrapbooking supplies, furniture new child’s basketball goal, boxing bag, and SO much more!! My son Michael is raising money to pay for his acting classes in NYC next month so items are priced to sell!! Come check us out!

Pets Dog, Free to good home. Yellow Lab mix, 4-1/2 yrs. good with kids and other animals. needs fenced yard, likes to roam. Call 785-542-1642/785-331-5802

Buick 2011 Lucerne CXL 4 to choose from, starting at $25,481, GM certified and includes two years of maintenance, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, and one fantastic ride with surprising gas mileage! Stk#12227. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2008 Cobalt LT sedan, 4cyl, great gas mileage, spoiler, power equipment, GM certified, stk#337913 only $11,222. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Don’t see what you want? Give us a call and we can help you find it! Dale Willey Automotive, just ask for Doug at 785-843-5200 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Lexus 1999 LS 400, Pearl white, high miles (highway miles) all options, drives like a dream. $6,000 or best offer. Call 785-594-4170 or cell 971-998-3700

Lincoln 2008 MKX AWD, leather heated & cooled seats, ultra sunroof, premium wheels, fantastic luxury! Stk#682081 only $26,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2004 Monte Carlo SS, one owner, local car, sunroof, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, power equipment, very sharp! Stk#12722 only $14,500 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Mazda 2007 6 I, FWD, 4cyl, spoiler, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, side air bags, CD changer, cruise control, keyless remote and more. Stk#166301 only $12,800. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

Mercury 2008 Grand Marquis GS, 31K, like new, All offers considered. 913-788-0111

RV 2nd Mega Sale

Cedar Creek 2001 - 25’ 5th wheel, 2 slides. Nice! $8,500. Call 913-369-3766. Ford 2011 Fusion SE save thousands over a new one! Great gas mileage! Stk#12267 only $15,449. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Fri. & Sat. 8-5 2067 N. 1100 Rd., Eudora Plants, perenials, bulbs, pots, plant stands, New HD seat and pipes, Nice walker with seat, Craftsman pull behind tiller 6.5HP, some antiques. Usual garage sale stuff! Early callers 785-760-3699

Tonganoxie 20162 235th St. (3-1/2 miles West on Hwy 16 to 235th St. or (Leavenworth County Rd 30) Watch for signs.

Fleetwood 2002 Revolution 40C, 330 HP Cummins ISC Diesel engine, 2 slides, $32,000. Email 785-538-9245 Jamboree 1999 by Fleetwood, low mileage, excellent condition, See at 1036 Holiday Dr. in Lawrence, Call 785-691-6719 for info. Price $10,000.

Thurs. June 21, Fri. June 22 8AM-6PM. both days Sat. June 23 8AM-1PM. (Rain or Shine) Clothing, Big women 2X-3X, misses XL, L, 14 & 16, Big mens shirts 18-1/2, PANTS 46X30, SHORTS 44. ALL CLOTHING $1.00 EACH PIECE. Christmas decorations, some antiques, & lots of misc. MOVING SALE EVERYTHING MUST GO! 623 GREEN ST. FRIDAY AND SAT. 8:00A.M. TO ? FURNITURE, CLOTHES (ALL TOYS, TOOLS, MISC. ITEMS


Every ad you place runs

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Multi-Family Garage Sale!

Thur. Fri. & Sat. 7AM.-6PM. 2957 N. 154th Terrace Basehor, KS Cash only Anitques: Watkins sample cash box, Lawyer’s bookcase, Mission Oak 3 door bookcase, 2 dressers, a Victorian loveseat, a wooden settee and chair, oval marble top Victorian table, oak high back office chair with rollers, & a smoke stand. Other items are: Ultimate sweater knitting machine, baby items, toddlers clothes, 2 lawn mowers, kerosene heater, & a professional drum set, two sets of golf clubs, and loads of misc. Cash only.


Isuzu SUVs Isuzu 2002 Rodeo 4X4-119K, Automatic, V6. Silver exterior, gray cloth interior. Power windows Power locks. Cruise control. Roof rack. Tinted windows. Steel wheels. After market stereo. Extremely clean vehicle. Well maintained. Very sharp! $5,200 Call 785-979-1079

Ford 2008 Mustang GT Bullett, leather, alloy wheels, Shaker sound and plenty of power! Stk#142721 only $22,850. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Hyundai 2008 Elantra GLS, one owner, local trade, power equipment, cruise control, ABS, alloy wheels, low miles, great commuter car! Stk#318281 only $11,875 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

T-Bird ‘67 4DR., Landau, 105,000 actual miles, $6,000. Ozawkie area. 816-591-0604

Have your car cleaned by a Professional! We will detail your car the same as our pre-owned inventory. Most vehicles are only $220.95 call Allen @ Dale Willey Automotive to schedule your cars make over! You won’t believe the difference! 785-843-5200 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Infinity 2008 G35 X AWD, leather heated memory seats, dual power seats, alloy wheels, cd changer, stk#12999 only $24,446. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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Audi 2003 A4 3.0 Quattro AWD automatic. Local trade-in in great shape and runs super. Just had major 100K service at import shop, new timing belt, water pump and more. Leather, heated seats, moonroof. A great buy at $8895. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

2003 BMW 325i & 2004 BMW 325xi -Well Maintained, Below Average Miles, AT, Leather, Moon, Starting at $9,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Mercury 2003 Grand Marquis GS, one owner, alloy wheels, power equipment, great ride, very clean!stk#370721 only $7,855. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 2002 PONTIAC FIREBIRD PRICED to SELL FAST! 80,800 miles, 2Dr, V6 Coupe, T-tops, alarm system, transferable ext. warranty. Excellent maintenance record. Ex. Pewter paint, black leather and NEW tires. Call to arrange appt. Serious inquires only Cashier’s check only 913-319-9366 can email pictures:

Pontiac 2007 G6, 4cyl, great gas mileage, plenty of room for the family! Stk#329421 only Dale Willey $11,314. 785-843-5200

Hyundai 2011 Sante Fe GLS AWD, V6, power equipment, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, stk#10119 only $20,774 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Lexus 2006 IS250 AWD sedan heated & cooled seats, leather, sunroof, alloy wheels, CD changer, steering wheel controls and more! Stk#360901 only $16,821. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Nissan 2010 Altima 2.5S, one owner, power equipment, cruise control, 4 cyl, great commuter car! Stk#558351 only $16,849. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

WE BUY CARS Top dollar for top late model vehicles. Drive in, see Danny or Jeff and get your big bucks today! 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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Toyota 2009 Yaris, FWD, 4cyl, power equipment, cruise control, great gas mileage & dependability! Stk#328732 only $10,912. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2004 Volvo 2.5L Turbo AWD-55K, AT, Leather, Moon, CD Changer, 2-owner, Clean $13,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Subaru 2009 Forester 2.5X AWD, 2.5 4cyl, power equipment, ultra sunroof, traction control, alloy wheels, stk#10459 only $18,621. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Subaru 2009 Forester 2.5X AWD, 2.5 4cyl, power equipment, ultra sunroof, traction control, alloy wheels, stk#10459 only $18,621. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Toyota 2007 Rav4 Limited 4wd, automatic, 4cyl, great gas mileage, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, power seat, stk#471542 only $15855 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

VW 2009 New Beetle. 12K miles ONE local owner. Automatic, super gas mileage, very clean. Priced to sell. See website for pho- Motorcycle-ATV tos. Suzuki 1981 GS650L, Rueschhoff Automobiles 4cylinder, 40mpg. lent shape! New battery, 2441 W. 6th St. carburetor redone, good /7 785-856-6100 24/ tires. $1,400 or offer. 785-691-5326

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Honda 2008 CRV EX, 4WD, V6, sunroof, ABS, alloy wheels, CD changer, power equipment, very nice! Stk#10604 only $19,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Honda 2010 CRV 4wd, one owner, only 14k miles, alloy wheels, sunroof, leather heated seats, navigation, XM radio, very nice! Stk#560911 only $26,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Toyota 2006 Corolla LE. Very nice 4 cyl, automatic. 35 MPG highway EPA mileage! Near new tires. Phanton Gray Pearl. Well below $10,000. Nice clean car. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Saturn 2009 Outlook XE AWD, On Star, alloy wheels, room for 8, sunroof, and affordable! Only $22,777. stk#15091 Dale Willey 785-843-5200


Nissan 2011 Altima 2.5S, why by new when you can save thousands and get all of the reliability! Stk#13976 only $16,811 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Honda 2008 CRV EX, 4WD, V6, sunroof, ABS, alloy wheels, CD changer, power equipment, very nice! Stk#10604 only $18,814. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Toyota Corolla CE, 106K, AT, CD, Cruise, 1-owner, Steal at $9,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Hyundai 2011 Elantra GLS save thousands over new! Great rates and payments are available! Stk#11530 only $17,450 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Nissan 2009 Quest S, power lift gate, cruise control, power windows, DVD for the family and more! Stk#14495 only $20,415. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Pontiac 1994 Grand Am for $1200/offer. It has 194,752 miles & is in running order. The power steering pump needs replaced and there is a minor tick in the engine. There is also some cosmetic damage to the vehicle. The car come with power locks, power steering, power windows, & CD player. 785-917-0642


2007 Acura MDX Tech/Entertainment Pkg 4WD-78K, AT, Leather, Moon, Nav, Back-Up Cam, DVD, 1-owner, Loaded $26,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Mazda 2009 Tribute I Touring, 4cyl, FWD, great economy SUV, alloy wheels, power equipment, stk#549442 only $15,441. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Nissan 2005 Sentra Special Edition. Nicest Sentra I have had. Black, alloys, Rockford Fosgate Audio, and very clean inside and out. Great gas mileage- 31 MPG highway EPA! Automatic. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. /7 785-856-6100 24/

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Chevrolet 2004 Suburban LT room for 8, running boards, alloy wheels, power equipment, stk#383812 only $12,888. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

What’s GM Certified? 2yrs of free regular maintenance 172 Pt. Inspection 12 Mo./12,000 Mi. Bumper-to-Bumper Warranty 100,000 mi./5-yr. limited Powertrain warranty, no deduct. 24-hr. Roadside Assistance Courtesy transportation. Nationwide coverage backed By General Motors. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4WD-102K, AT, V8, Leather, Moon, Heated Seats, CD Changer, 2-owner, WOW $10,900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Suzuki 1998 Sidekick JX, 4WD, 131,000 miles, 4DR, Automatic, Red W/Gray Int., Newer Michelin tires, Reliable Transportation, 25mpg, $2,800. 913-991-5486

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dren should be encouraged to support themselves as soon as they are finished with their education. Those who go on to obtain advanced degrees should find some type of part-time job or take out student loans. It is OK to help a child with temporary financial difficulties, but not to the extent that the child becomes dependent on the parents. Once you marry, decisions about money should be made jointly. If your future husband will not discuss these

Special night for Bieber Justin Bieber gets his first network special, “Justin Bieber: All Around the World” (7 p.m., NBC). The teenage Canadian singer, discovered on YouTube and mentored by Usher, will wear a special “Justin-cam” to reveal how life unfolds from his celebrated perspective. ‘‘World” will offer a behindthe-scenes look at his international tour, whisking the popular singer through seven countries in 12 days as he thrills fans with songs from his new album “Believe.” The latest in a decades-long succession of boyish, inoffensive pop stars sporting astoundingly similar hairdos, Bieber would not be out of place in the pop pantheon of his fans’ parents or even grandparents. In fact, when C h a r l e s Laufer, the founder and publisher of Tiger Beat magazine, died last year, one of his obituaries noted how the Tiger Beat stars of the 1960s and ‘70s — Bobby Sherman, David Cassidy and the Monkees — all bore striking resemblance to Justin Bieber, the Tiger Beat cover boy of the moment. Bieber will also be on “Late Show With David Letterman” (10:35 p.m., CBS) tonight, along with comedian Michael Ian Black.

Tattoos, once the province of sailors and itinerant carnival workers, have become ubiquitous means of self-expression. But unlike questionable hairdos or outrageous clothing, they are indelible and more painful to remove than apply. Anecdotal evidence also suggests that these “artistic” choices are often made under the influences of intoxicating spirits and peer pressure. Is it any wonder that “America’s Worst Tattoos” (9 p.m., TLC) has arrived with a pathetic parade of ludicrous skin art? One woman interviewed here passed out thinking she was having a glowing moon inscribed on her lower back, only to awaken sporting something that her friends described as a sad and angry version of the Cookie Monster. Apparently, her tattoo artist was a heroin addict between fixes. According to our unfortunate victim, the woman sporting the hot needle just wasn’t “high enough” to get the job done right. Others’ tattoos reflect perfectly executed versions of very dubious, and immediately regrettable, choices.

Tonight’s other highlights

Charlie’s chances improve on “Saving Hope” (8 p.m., NBC).

The Heat hosts the Thunder in the 2012 NBA Finals (8 p.m., ABC).

Michael takes on a drug cartel on “Burn Notice” (8 p.m., USA).

BIRTHDAYS Actor Bernie Kopell is 79. Actress Mariette Hartley is 72. Rock singer-musician Ray Davies (The Kinks) is 68. Actress Meredith Baxter is 65. Actor Michael Gross is 65. Cartoonist Berke Breathed is 55. Country singer Kathy Mattea is 53. Actress Juliette Lewis is 39. Rock singer Brandon Flowers is 31. Britain’s Prince William is 30.

things with you now, he is not likely to consult you later. You are smart to recognize the problem. We recommend premarital counseling. Dear Annie: My granddaughter is getting married in September. After 31 years of marriage, her parents were divorced nine years ago (his infidelity) in a nasty battle over money. Her father, who remarried two years ago, insists that his new wife’s name be on the wedding invitation. This suggests she raised my granddaughter, which she didn’t. My granddaughter is distraught over this. I’ve checked the etiquette books, and in case of divorce, the bride’s mother’s name and father’s name should be on separate lines inviting guests to attend the wedding. The father’s new wife doesn’t appear anywhere. My daughter told my


For Thursday, June 21: This year you choose to walk away from negativity, as it could impact your personal or domestic life. If you are single, you might meet someone quite special in several months. If you are attached, spend more one-on-one time together. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19)  You choose to weigh matters carefully without expounding or discussing the issues with others. You see the negatives and wonder if it is worth your effort to continue on this path. Tonight: Unwind with some fun. Taurus (April 20-May 20)  You are open to conversations, but what happens when you hear something you don’t want to? Do you close down? You might want to nix that response. Tonight: Make it early. Gemini (May 21-June 20)  You might be questioning whether the saying “Money is the root of all evil” could be true. Be careful if you are about to take a risk. Tonight: Head home. Return calls. Cancer (June 21-July 22)  Your charisma and high energy attract many people, despite an underlying issue that you choose not to address. Make an important call with the full expectation of seeing results. Tonight: Be spontaneous. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)  Stand back, and let others reveal their true colors. You could feel negatively about one person you do not see in his or her true


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granddaughter that if Dad will not relent, she should have the invitations go out under the names of the bride and groom without mentioning the parents at all. What is the appropriate thing to do? Is the bride wrong to want only her mother’s and father’s names on the invitation? — Maria from Ohio Dear Maria: If Mom and Dad are sharing the costs of the wedding, both of their names and, yes, those of their spouses should appear on the invitation. If Dad is not contributing, his name need not appear at all. However, many brides want both parents’ names on the invitation regardless of who is hosting the event, in which case, the spouses of the parents ACROSS should be included. — Send questions to, or Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box 118190 Chicago, IL 60611.

light. Tonight: Rethink what you observed today. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  A meeting or get-together helps you zero in on what you want. Let a moment of insecurity be just that — fleeting. Tonight: Out with friends. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)  Pressure builds, and you feel as if you cannot see the light of day. Don’t worry — you will. Tonight: Take a break. Visit with a friend. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)  Sometimes you see clearly, but other times a haze invades. Understand that you might need to detach more to understand a personal matter. Tonight: Choose something different. Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)  You could be disappointed by a certain situation. Let go, and do not dwell on the negatives. Tonight: Start thinking “weekend.” Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)  Continue to defer to others, and allow them to do what they want. This attitude is not your normal approach. Tonight: Chat and visit over dinner. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  When you are focused, no one can complete a job as you can. A partner or dear friend really wants your attention. Tonight: Run errands first. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  You are already thinking about a loved one and how you might like to spend some time with him or her. Sort through calls and make a point of listening to suggestions and invitations. Tonight: Enjoy the moment. — The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

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1 Zodiac sign with scales 6 Latin American music and dance 11 Luxury car company 14 “Over the Rainbow” composer Harold 15 How dictation is given 16 “Well, ___di-dah!” 17 Affect negatively 19 Two halved 20 Beverly Hills home, typically 21 “Electric” fish 22 Alternative to a watering can 23 Turnpike levy 25 Do over, as a kitchen 27 Awkward bumbler 31 Quarter-acre of land 32 Apt rhyme for “pursue” 33 Asian sasquatch 34 8x10, e.g. 37 Andy’s partner in old radio 39 Dracula’s fine points? 42 “Author” of many quotations 43 Small Chinese dogs, for short 45 “Easy ___ it!” 47 “The Lord of the Rings” beast

48 ‘00 class member, now 50 Individually, on a menu 52 Old multidecked sailing ship 55 Blowout result 56 Armor plate that protects the chest (Var.) 57 Common soccer score 59 “Oops!” list, in publishing 63 Acorn bearer 64 When one begins to distinguish right from wrong 66 “___ Another Day” (James Bond flick) 67 Come back, as a dream 68 The Huskies of the NCAA 69 Innings’ three? 70 Doctrine of belief 71 Black tea type DOWN 1 Fill with cargo 2 Angry states 3 Cry like a lamb 4 Tell, as a tale 5 Gray’s area? 6 Mule of song 7 Plant with medicinal properties 8 Bring down some 9 Supplier to an army 10 “Much ___ About Nothing”

11 Red Cross contributor? 12 Clergyman’s quarters 13 Roulette spinner 18 Faith 22 Disorderly outburst 24 “___ Smile Be Your Umbrella” 26 Swabby’s swabber 27 Trade 28 Plate with five sides 29 Hollywood doubles 30 Actress Blair or Evans 35 Actionable offense 36 “Fool me ___, shame on you; fool me twice ...” 38 Does well in retail 40 Sport with Sunday drivers?

41 Driveway coating 44 “Peggy ___” (Buddy Holly hit) 46 Gather with great effort 49 Adjunct for “war” or “gossip” 51 TV drama, “Without ___” 52 Crystal-filled stone 53 Last word of “The ItsyBitsy Spider” 54 Sibling’s female offspring 58 Ear-piercing 60 Brilliant but naive “Dilbert” character 61 Up ___ good (making trouble) 62 “Interview With the Vampire” author Rice 64 Joan of ___ 65 To’s opposite



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Dear Annie: I am engaged to a man who was divorced 20 years ago. He has three grown sons. The first two are doing well, but the third is still not financially responsible at the age of 30. His father has to pay off his automobile and credit cards. My fiance also helps out his siblings, who seem to be quite irresponsible and alcoholic. I come from a large family, and we each were told that at age 21, we were on our own. We all obtained professional degrees and now help our parents. At what age does a parent allow a child to grow up and become responsible? It appears to me that my future will be forever intertwined with relatives who are begging us for money. My fiance won’t discuss this matter with me. What should I do? — Engaged but Having Second Thoughts Dear Engaged: Chil-


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Thursday, June 21, 2012




OUR TOWN SPORTS Horseshoes anyone?: Anyone interested in pitching horseshoes is welcome at 7 p.m. every Thursday at Broken Arrow. Contact Wynne at 843-8450.

Aquahawks openings: The Lawrence Aquahawks swimming team is always accepting new members. The Aquahawks are a year-round USA Swimming-sponsored competitive swim team. The Aquahawks offer a swim lesson program and competitive swim team for all ages. The Aquahawks are coached by professional coaches with weekly practices geared toward a variety of skill levels. For information contact Justin at 785-393-2468 or

Cycling team: Join Team GP VeloTek (www. to improve your road cycling. Open to youth and adults from beginners to advance cyclists. We even have free loaner bikes for kids, too. Contact coach Jim Whittaker at 913.269.VELO or velotek@

FUNdamental Softball: Learn the proper mechanics and techniques to playing softball. Emphasis placed on fundamental instruction teaching the aspects of pitching, catching, fielding, base-running and hitting. Coach and team consulting available, too. Sessions held at Big Springs Sports Facility. For information contact LuAnn Metsker at 785331-9438 or dmgshowpig@

Youth football camp: The Lawrence/Free State youth football camp will be Monday, June 25 through Wednesday, June 27 at Lawrence High School. The camp is for children in third through eighth grades. Fliers on the camp have been distributed to city elementary and middle schools. For more information, contact LHS coach Dirk Wedd at 832-5050 or FSHS coach Bob Lisher at 832-6050.

Free State volleyball camp: Free State will hold a volleyball camp June 25-29. For eighth-graders and below, camp runs 8 a.m.-noon; for ninthgraders and up, 1-5 p.m.


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6:45 ride begins. Meet at Cycle Works, 2121 Kasold. 10-15 miles@10-12 mph. Helmets, water bottle required. www.lbc-cycling. com

women’s basketball and the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Breast Center. Do you have a camp or a tournament or a sign-up sesThe event includes a sion on tap? four-person scramble How about someone who turned in a noteworthy perforat 1 p.m., followed by a mance?

dinner and live and silent We’d like you to tell us about it. City golf championauctions at 6 p.m. Prizes Mail it to Our Town Sports, Journal-World, Box 888, Lawships: The 36-hole city will also be awarded for rence 66044, fax it to 785 843-4512, e-mail to sportsdesk@ golf championships will be best four-women team, or call 832-7147. held July 7-8 at Alvamar best four-man team, best Golf Course and Alvamar four-person mixed team, Country Club. Entry forms longest drive, closest to daily. For information con- to sharpen skills for school are available at Alvamar, the pin and hole-in-one. tryouts is welcome. Registact Nancy Hopkins at Lawrence Country Club The KU women’s baskettration forms are available 766-7677 or nhopkins@ and Eagle Bend and should ball team and staff will be at: be sent to LAGA, P.O. Box there throughout the day. 1111, Lawrence, Kansas To register or for more

documents/0004/0999/ 66044. Entry fee is $125, information, visit www. Lawrence swim team Camp_Flyer.pdf. For inforand checks should be and lessons: Ad Astra Area mation, e-mail Kathy Allen

made payable to LawAquatics is a competitive at lawrencejuniors@gmail. Hammer camp: Gary rence Amateur Golf Assn. year-round swim team that com Hammer is conducting Competition will take offers practices for ages

private and small-group place in men’s, women’s 6-18 throughout the week. Benefit golf: The Kansas senior and super senior basketball lessons during AAAA is always accepting Athletics Golf Classic supthe summer. Hammer is divisions. Anyone who is new members. For informaporting Douglas County P.E. teacher at Schwegler a resident or employed in tion, visit adastraareaaquatSpecial Olympics will be and varsity boys basDouglas County, a or call Patrick at held at 1 p.m. on June 22 ketball coach at Veritas ber at Alvamar, LCC, Jay331-6940. at Alvamar. Entry fee of Christian School. Contact hawk Golf Club of Eagle

$150.00 ($140.00 if paid by Bend men’s league, or any Gary at gjhammer@sunTable tennis club: The or 785-841June 8) goodie bags, lunch past PAGA event chamLawrence Table Tennis club and dinner banque and 1800. pion, is eligible. meets from 7:30-9:30 p.m. silent auction as well as fin

Monday evenings at the ishing prizes. Contact ConLHS fall sports meetLHS soccer alumni Lawrence Jewish Communie Warkins at Scott Rice ing: The Lawrence High game: Lawrence High will nity Center, 917 Highland Office Works 832-1020 fall sports informational hold an alumni soccer game Drive (just east of Ninth and go to www.dcsojayhawks. meeting will be held at at 7 p.m., June 29 at the Iowa). Beginners welcome. org. All proceeds benefit 6:30 p.m., Aug. 5 in the LHS soccer field. Call Jonathan Paretsky Douglas County Special LHS auditorium. Fall sports

832-8993 or Neil Brown Olympians. forms may be submitted at Girls basketball 843-0527 the meeting. Notaries will

camp: Lawrence High

be available. The fall forms Baker hoops camp: coach Nick Wood and LHS boys basketball deadline is Aug 9. The Baker University Free State coach Bryan camp: The Lawrence

basketball program will Duncan will host a sumHigh boys basketball Vipers looking: Lawhold a camp June 25-28 mer basketball camp for workout camp will be in Baldwin City. The camp rence Vipers 14CU is lookgirls entering grades 4-8. June 11-July 16 for grades ing for dedicated players at The camp will take place is for boys and girls in 4 through 12. For inforcatcher, pitcher and utility grades K-8. The mornfrom 2-4 p.m., July 10-12 mation, please contact player for fall 2012. For ing session will run from at Free State High. For coach Mike Lewis at information, contact Melvin information call Wood at 8 a.m.-noon and is for or grades 4-8. The afternoon at 785-331-6735, Tim at 785-477-5015 or Duncan 785-840-5492. 785-691-5065 or email: session will run from at 785-766-9840.

Lawrencevipers4u2nv@ 1-3 and is for K-3. For

Lawrence High volley- information and registra- Hawkins ace: Todd ball camp: The Lawrence tion form, go to http://

Hawkins used a pitching High Volleyball Camp will wrestling clinic: wedge to ace the 129-yard be held June 25-29. Broics2/men/basketball or There will be a youth No. 12 hole at Falcon Ridge. chures can be found at the contact Sean Dooley at wrestling clinic from 6-7 Witnesses were Burke LHS website or by or p.m. July 17, 19, 24, 26 and Beeler, John Brierly and ing smagnuso@usd497. 785-594-8422. 31 and Aug. 2, 7 and 9 in Joe Stramberg. org

the South Gym (at Eighth

Soccer camps and and Chapel streets). Cost Recruiting combine: LHS conditioning: league: Free State will is $15 and includes a shirt. The eScout4u Football & Conditioning for Lawrence hold soccer camps and For information, contact Soccer Recruiting Combine High girls will be held a 6v6 league this sumKit Harris at 785-221will be July 21 at the Eudora every Monday, Tuesday mer. Girls camp will be 8025 or kharris@usd348. District Stadium. Registraand Thursday mornings June 25-29. The sumcom. tion begins at 8 a.m., with from 8-9 a.m. July 2-19. mer league is open to all

the testing — including Brochures can be found high school and college Henrickson tourdashes, shuttles, dips, vertiat the LHS website or students and runs from ney: The eighth annual cal jumps, bench presses by emailingsmagnuso@ June 12 to July 12. Sign up Bonnie Henrickson Golf — to follow at 9. The information can be found Tournament will be Aug. combine is for eighth- and online at www.lfssoccer.

25 at Alvamar Country ninth-graders and includes org. Junior volleyball camp: Club. Registration for a recruiting seminar for

Lawrence Juniors Volleyball the event is available parents and players in any Lawrence Bicycle Club: for singles, pairs and Camp will be July 30-31 at sport. For information, Beginner’s Ride takes place foursomes. All proceeds Free State for ages 10-16. contact Coach Mays at Any child interested in club Mondays through Labor from the tournament will Day. 6:15 for Tech Tips, volleyball or just wanting go to Kansas University or 785-312-1729.



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is going to get rolling and we’re going to start giving the bullpen a rest. Hopefully it will come soon.” Yost was impressed with Broxton’s poise in the ninth. “The thing about him is he doesn’t panic,” Yost said. “He stays calm and continues to make pitches.” Kansas City’s pitchers have been particularly good late in games, posting a major league-best 1.31 ERA in the ninth inning or later. That performance has helped make up for an offense that has scored the second-fewest runs in the American League. “We’ll start putting some big numbers up, but these wins are important, too,” third baseman Mike Moustakas said. “These 2-1 wins, these nail-biters give us a lot of momentum going home.” Houston starter Jordan Lyles (1-4) gave up two runs and three hits in seven innings. He has bounced around between the Astros and Triple-A Oklahoma City this season. “I’ve been looking for an outing where I can just turn that corner,” Lyles said. “Hopefully, this was it and that’s what I’m striving for. It is big because I know I can pitch up here and get outs.” The Astros had eight hits, compared to just four for Kansas City, but they went 1-for-12 with runners in scoring position.

BOX SCORE Kansas City

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ab r h bi Altuve 2b 5 0 10 Bixler rf 5 0 10 Maxwll cf 2 0 00 Schafer cf 2 1 00 Ca.Lee 1b 3 0 10 Happ pr 0 0 00 FRdrgz p 0 0 00 JDMrtn lf 3 0 20 Lowrie ss 3 0 11 CJhnsn 3b 4 0 10 CSnydr c 3 0 10 DCrpnt pr 0 0 00 Lyles p 2 0 00 Bogsvc ph 1 0 00 Wrght p 0 0 00 MDwns 1b 1 0 00 Totals 31 2 4 2 Totals 34 1 8 1 Kansas City 000 011 000—2 Houston 000 001 000—1 E-Lowrie (7). DP-Kansas City 1, Houston 1. LOBKansas City 2, Houston 11. 2B-Moustakas (16), Bixler (4), J.D.Martinez (8). 3B-A.Gordon (1). IP H R ER BB SO Kansas City 1 1 2 6 B.Chen W,6-6 52⁄3 5 0 0 0 4 K.Herrera H,10 11⁄3 0 1⁄3 0 0 0 0 1 Mijares H,9 2 ⁄3 1 0 0 1 2 G.Holland H,6 Broxton S,18-21 1 2 0 0 0 1 Houston Lyles L,1-4 7 3 2 2 0 4 W.Wright 1 0 0 0 0 1 Fe.Rodriguez 1 1 0 0 0 2 HBP-by B.Chen (C.Snyder, Lowrie). PB-B.Pena. Umpires-Home, Dan Bellino; First, Jerry Layne; Second, Bob Davidson; Third, Mike Muchlinski. T-2:41. A-30,687 (40,981). AGordn lf YBtncr 2b Butler 1b KHerrr p Quinter c Francr rf Mostks 3b AEscor ss B.Pena c Mijares p GHllnd p Broxtn p Dyson cf B.Chen p Hosmer 1b




THE STATE OF KANSAS, to the above-named defendants and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any deceased defendants; the unknown spouses of any defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of any defendants that are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, successors and assigns of any defendants that are or were partners or in partnership; 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.

Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (145251) ________

Kansas (more commonly senhower Road, Baldwin known as 2701 Maverick City, KS 66006 (the Lane, Lawrence, Douglas “Property”) County, Kansas) to satisfy the judgment in and that such property the above-entitled case. owned by the decedent at The sale is to be made the time of death be as- without appraisement and signed pursuant to the laws subject to the redemption of intestate succession. period as provided by law, and further subject to the You are required to file approval of the Court. For your written defenses to more information, visit the petition on or before the 5th day of July, 2012, at 10:30 o’clock a.m. in the Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff District Court, Douglas Douglas County, Kansas County, Kansas, at which time and place the cause Prepared By: will be heard. Should you South & Associates, P.C. fail to file your written de- Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) fenses, judgment and de- 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 cree will be entered in due Overland Park, KS 66211 course upon the petition. (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Cleo G. Murphy (#10293) Attorneys For Plaintiff Murphy & Freund (101463) 1611 S.W. 37th Street ________ Topeka, Kansas 66611 (785) 267-5858 (First published in the LawAttorneys for Petitioner rence Daily Journal-World June 21, 2012) ________

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:

Lot 23, Block 1, ORCHARDS # 4 SUBDIVISION, a subdivision in the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, together with the Lawrence vacated West 10 feet of Lawrence Avenue adjacent (First published in the Law- thereto, commonly known rence Daily Journal-World as 1328 Jonathan Drive, June 21, 2012) Lawrence, KS 66049 (the “Property”) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS and all those defendants CIVIL DEPARTMENT who have not otherwise been served are required to JPMorgan Chase Bank, Na- plead to the Petition on or tional Association, succes- before the 1st day of Ausor by merger to Chase gust, 2012, in the District Home Finance LLC, succes- Court of Douglas sor by merger to Chase County,Kansas. If you fail Manhattan Mortgage Cor- to plead, judgment and deporation cree will be entered in due Plaintiff, course upon the Petition. vs. Orlin L. Wagner, II; Karen D. NOTICE Wagner; John Doe Pursuant to the Fair Debt (Tenant/Occupant); Mary Collection Practices Act, 15 Doe (Tenant/Occupant); U.S.C. §1692c(b), no inforMortgage Electronic Regis- mation concerning the coltration Systems, Inc., acting lection of this debt may be solely as nominee for Peo- given without the prior conples Bank; Capital One sent of the consumer given Bank (USA) NA, directly to the debt collecDefendants. tor or the express permission of a court of compeCase No. 12CV328 tent jurisdiction. The debt Court Number: 1 collector is attempting to collect a debt and any inPursuant to K.S.A. formation obtained will be Chapter 60 used for that purpose. NOTICE OF SUIT


Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C.

(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World June 14, 2012) NOTICE TO CLIENTS OF SHELLEY KURT BOCK


Pursuant to an order issued by the Kansas Supreme Court on December 2, 2011, in Docket No. 106,284, Shelley Kurt Bock was indefinitely suspended from the practice of law in the State of Kansas. The files of Mr. Bock’s clients are presently under the supervision and control of the undersigned. Former clients of Mr. Bock who wish to obtain their files must fill out request forms and present photo identification at the office of Douglas County, Legal Aid Society, Inc., 1535 West (First published in the LawIN THE SEVENTH JUDICIAL 15th, Lawrence, Kansas be- rence Daily Journal-World DISTRICT fore 5:00 p.m., on July 6, June 21, 2012) DISTRICT COURT OF 2012. After that date, any DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS unclaimed files will be de- IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF stroyed. IN THE MATTER OF THE DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS PETITION OF CIVIL DEPARTMENT Charles A. Briscoe, Jesse Craig Jacob No. 08618 To change his name to: Sovereign Bank Attorney at Law Sin Rosset Hellazepp Plaintiff, Douglas County Legal Aid Case No. 12CV284 vs. Society, Inc. Div. No. 4 Brenda Slavens and 1535 W. 15th Street PURSUANT TO K.S.A. Larry Slavens, Jr., et al. Lawrence, KS 66045 CHAPTER 60 Defendants. 785-864-5564 ________ NOTICE OF HEARINGCase No. 09CV441 PUBLICATION Court Number: 1 (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World THE STATE OF KANSAS TO Pursuant to K.S.A. June 14, 2012) ALL WHO ARE OR MAY BE Chapter 60 CONCERNED: IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF You are hereby notified NOTICE OF SALE DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS that Jesse Craig Jacob filed DIVISION ONE Under and by virtue of an a Petition in the above Order of Sale issued to me court requesting a judgIn the Matter of the by the Clerk of the District ment and order changing Estate of Court of Douglas County, his name from Jesse Craig JOHNNIE DANIEL, to Sin Rosset Kansas, the undersigned Jacob Deceased Sheriff of Douglas County, Hellazepp. Kansas, will offer for sale at The Petition will be heard in Case No. 12-P-102 County District public auction and sell to Douglas the highest bidder for cash Court, 111 E. 11th Street, NOTICE OF HEARING in hand, at the Lower Level Lawrence, Kansas, on the of the Judicial and Law En- 12th day of July, 2012, at THE STATE OF KANSAS TO forcement Center Law- 2:00 pm. ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: rence, Douglas County, If you have any objection to requested name Kansas, on July 12, 2012, at the You are hereby notified 10:00 AM, the following real change, you are required to that a Petitioner has been estate: file a responsive pleading filed in this Court by Baron or before July 12, 2012, in bara J. Gillispie, one of the Lot 12B, as shown by the this court or appear at the heirs of Johnnie Daniel, de- Plat of Survey of the Lot hearing and object to the ceased, requesting: Split of Lots 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 requested name change. If and 12 in Block 68, Palmyra you fail to act, judgment Descent be determined of Townsite, in Baldwin City, and order will be entered the following described filed in Book 803, Page 152 upon the Petition as rereal estate situated in and revised in Book 823, quested by Petitioner. Douglas County, Kansas: /s/ Jesse Jacob Page 1610 in the Office of Petitioner, Pro Se the Register of Deeds of Chaparral, Block 2, Lot 19, Douglas County, Kansas, ________ Lawrence, Douglas County, commonly known as 424 Ei-

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