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It’s official: Romney is GOP nominee By David Espo Associated Press

TAMPA, FLA. — Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney swept to the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday night, praised lovingly by his wife from their national convention stage as the “man America

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needs” and cheered by delegates eager to propel him into the fall campaign against President Barack Obama. The hall erupted in cheers when Romney strolled on stage and shared a hug and kiss with his wife of more than 40 years. “This man will not fail. This man will not let us

down,” Mrs. Romney said in a prime-time speech that sounded at times like a heart-to-heart talk among women and at times like a testimonial to her husband’s little-known softer side. “It’s the moms who always have to work harder, to make everything right,” she said. And she vouched

firmly for her husband, who lags behind Obama in surveys among women voters: “You can trust Mitt. He loves America.” Earlier, the Romneys watched on television at a Lynne Sladky/AP Photo hotel suite across the street from the convention hall as REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL NOMINEE MITT ROMNEY and his wife, Ann, wave to delegates at Please see ROMNEY, page 6A the Republican National Convention on Tuesday.

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Trash carts coming Oct. 15 ——

Residents will receive 65-gallon container unless other requested

New KU linemen named starters As new KU football coach Charlie Weis released the first regular-season depth chart, offensive lineman Aslam Sterling and defensive lineman Jordan Tavai were listed as starters. Both were able to work their way into the starting lineup in less than a month. Page 1B

By Chad Lawhorn


Isaac is the son of Abraham. It’s a special name that means ‘God will protect us’.” — Margaret Thomas, who was trapped for a week in her home in New Orleans by Katrina’s floodwaters, yet chose to stay put as Hurricane Isaac spun into the southern Louisiana coast late Tuesday. Page 7A


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WORK CREWS LAY A LIME SLURRY MIXTURE on U.S. Highway 59 near County Road 458 on Tuesday morning. The slurry helps harden the surface for the asphalt-laying stage.

U.S. 59 project almost done By Scott Rothschild

TOPEKA — The nearly threeyear long U.S. Highway 59 realignment project is nearing the end of the road. “We’re hoping to open it the first week of October,” said Kim Qualls, a spokeswoman with the Kansas Department of Transportation.

There is still paving, striping and signage work going on, Qualls said. She said some folks may see a particular part of the project and believe that it’s finished now, but they aren’t seeing the whole thing. The first phase of the project, which began in January 2009, entailed earthwork and construction of bridges for an 11mile four-lane freeway between

Lawrence and Ottawa. That cost $57 million. The second phase is the surfacing and pavement work, totaling $24.7 million. Currently, that is happening on the north end of the project, which is close to the southern city limits of Lawrence. A 7.6-mile stretch of the freeway in Franklin County — costing $63.5 million — was completed and ready for use in 2010.

Read Across Lawrence events scheduled

SELECTIONS for the 10th annual Read Across Lawrence include a children’s book, “The Cabinet of Wonders” by Mary Rutkoski, and an adult book, “Winter’s Bone” by Kansas University alumnus Daniel Woodrell.

By Alex Garrison

This year’s Read Across Lawrence program — the 10th annual — kicks off on Friday. And this year, organizers and sponsors with the Lawrence Public Library and Kansas University libraries also have planned a separate read-

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ing event for children. A small committee picked “Winter’s Bone” from a short list of 25 books because the libraries wanted to feature a living author and a novel that could inspire discussion of relevant social issues, said Rachel Smalter Hall, adult programs librarian at Please see READ, page 2A

Starting on Oct. 15, Lawrence residents may come home to be greeted by a shiny new trash cart at their curb. City officials on Tuesday announced a De Soto-based vendor will start distributing approximately 21,000 trash carts to Lawrence residents on Oct. 15. The final carts are expected to arrive at residents’ homes by Nov. 9. The trash cart rollout is part of a program that will require residents of singlefamily homes in the city to start using city-issued trash carts instead of standard trash bags or cans. City officials are urging residents to keep an open mind about the new carts. “We have definitely heard from other communities that use the carts that at first there may be a little bit of hesitation because it is new,” said Kathy Richardson, operations supervisor for the city’s waste reduction and recycling division. “But we also hear that in a few months residents are giving feedback about how they love their carts. They really are easy to use.” Lawrence city officials will be working hard to convince Lawrence residents. The city has launched a website at carts to provide basic information about the program. City utility bills, beginning today, also will include an informational flier about the new carts. Here’s a look at some issues city officials are trying to address:

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Wednesday, August 29, 2012

DEATHS Journal-World obituary policy: For information about running obituaries, call 8327151. Obituaries run as submitted by funeral homes or the families of the deceased.

PHYLLIS A. ADAMS Graveside services and burial for Phyllis A. Adams, 82, Pattonsburg, MO, were held Tuesday at the Coffey Cemetery, Coffey, MO. She passed away Aug. 25, 2012.

PEGGY WELLS 72, Tonganoxie, died 8/27/12 at Golden Living Center, Lansing. Funeral 11 am Friday 8/31/12 at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Visitation 1 hour before.

LYNN L. ANDERSON Lynn L. Anderson, 73, of Lawrence, KS, and Bellevue, WA, died on Sunday, August 26, 2012. A private service will be held. He is survived by his daughter, Heather Anderson. In lieu of flowers,

the family suggests memorials in Lynn’s name to Evergreen Hospice c/o Evergreen Health Foundation, 12040 NE 128th St. MS #5, Kirkland, WA 98034-3098. Please sign this guestbook at Obituaries.

ALICE MARIE CLIMER Alice Marie Climer, age 77, of Baldwin City died August 24, 2012, at her home. She was born September 1, 1934, in Baker, Kansas, the daughter of Frank Hill and Eva (Bindle) Hill. She was raised in the Welda area of southern Anderson County, graduating from Welda High School with the class of 1952. Alice was a lifelong homemaker. She also was a cook for numerous fraternities and sororities at the University of Kansas for over twenty years retiring in 1996. On October 22, 1955, Alice was united in marriage with Charles Henry Climer in Kansas City, Kansas. They shared fifty years of marriage together before Charles death on October 23, 2005. She is also preceded in death by her parents and eight brothers and sisters. She is survived by four sons; Marvin Climer, Baldwin City, Jason Climer, Baldwin City, Steve Climer, Baldwin City, Keith Climer,



do anything to receive a 65-gallon, standard trash cart from the city. All residents who are required to use a cart will have a cart delivered to them. If a resident already rents a cart from the city, a new cart won’t be delivered to that house. The household is expected to keep using its existing cart. Households who pay to rent a cart from the city will have their rates adjusted downward. A 65-gallon cart will now be a part of the standard monthly trash rate charged to households.

 If residents want a cart that is either smaller or larger than the 65-gallon cart, there is an online form residents can complete at the carts website. The form can be found under the frequently asked questions portion of the website. The form also can be used to request additional trash carts, if a household believes one cart won’t meet their normal trash needs.

 For those wanting to plan ahead, the standard 65-gallon cart will be 40.5 inches tall, 28.1 inches deep, and 26.7 inches wide. The city estimates a 65-gallon cart will easily hold four standard, kitchen-size trash bags. Households with the standard 65-gallon cart will have a monthly trash bill of $14.94 per month, which is


the same rate the city currently charges households that don’t have a cart.

 A 95-gallon cart will be 45.1 inches tall, 33.7 inches deep and 28.7 inches wide. The city estimates a 95-gallon cart will hold six standard trash bags. The monthly rate for households using a 95-gallon cart will be $16.94 per month.

 A 35-gallon cart will be 39.1 inches tall, 22.9 inches deep and 20.2 inches wide. A 35-gallon cart is estimated to hold two standard-size trash bags. Households that use a 35-gallon cart will pay $13.44 per month. City officials note the 65-gallon cart won’t take up much more space than a 35-gallon cart. Richardson said her department is hoping most residents give the 65-gallon cart a try before requesting the smaller 35-gallon cart. Richardson said people who have concerns about where they will be able to store a cart can call her department at 832-3032 to request a staff member visit the house to help look at storage options. The city also has a special email address for cartrelated questions: carts@

 Residents will be allowed to occasionally set out extra bags of trash that won’t fit into their carts. But Richardson said city trash crews will be keeping track of the number of times households set out extra bags. If it happens frequently, the city can take the household’s small

L AWRENCE J OURNAL -W ORLD cart and provide it with a larger cart. The household’s monthly bill will be adjusted accordingly.

 The city is reminding residents the new carts are expected to improve the safety of Lawrence trash crews. The city estimates an average sanitation worker lifts about 7,500 pounds of trash each day. The new system will allow the carts to be lifted by hydraulic lifts on each truck.

 The city will recycle old, unwanted trash cans on two days following the launch of the cart program. On Nov. 9 and Nov. 16, city crews will pick up empty trash cans placed at the curb. The cans should be marked with an X to denote they are no longer wanted by the household. The De Soto-based manufacturer of the carts will recycle the trash cans. The city, however, is reminding residents that trash cans still can be used for the city’s lawn waste service on Mondays. The city’s lawn waste and grass clipping program will not change. Households still can use cans, carts or compostable bags.

The new carts will be delivered in phases across the city between Oct. 15 and Nov. 9. Households should look for their new carts either on the curb or along the alley, depending on where the household normally places its trash. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at 609 N.H. (offices) • 645 N.H. (News Center) Lawrence, KS 66044 (785) 843-1000 • (800) 578-8748

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 Kick-off book night: optional brunch for $6 Funeral services will be POSTMASTER: Send address 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday at more. changes to: held 2:00 p.m., Wednesday,

Canned food drive: the Percolator, 613 N.H.; Lawrence Journal-World, August 29, 2012, at Lamb- Lawrence Public Library. P.O. Box 888, Lawrence, KS Author Daniel Woodrell Sept. 1 through Sept. 29 free copies of “Winter’s Roberts Funeral Home, 66044-0888 is a KU graduate, and Bone” as well as musical at the public library and Baldwin City, Kansas. Sept. 9 through Sept. 23 performances, includ(USPS 306-520) Periodicals postThe family will receive “Winter’s Bone” follows age paid at Lawrence, Kan. at Anschutz and Watson ing one by the Hairy friends from 1:30 to 2:30 the hardships of 16-yearMember of Audit Bureau of old protagonist Ree Dolly libraries at KU; the first Vetch String Band, which p.m. Wednesday, prior to Circulations 200 patrons who donate was featured in the Member of The Associated the service at the funeral and her poverty-stricken, meth-addled Ozarks faman item to Just Food will 2010 movie adaptation Press home. get a free copy of the soundtrack. The family suggests ily.

Nerd Nite: 8 p.m. Read Across Lawrence book. memorial contributions

Scavenger hunt: Sept. 12 at Pachamabe made to Grace Hospice, runs through the end of 2 p.m. Sept. 22; parma’s, 800 N.H.; presenSeptember, starting with c/o Lamb-Roberts Funeral tation of topics relevant ticipants meet at the Home, 712 Ninth Street, an event Friday at the Perpublic library and search to the book. colator, 913 R.I., where liBaldwin City, Kansas

“Methland” discusaround Lawrence for 66006. Condolences brarians will give out free sion: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 20 clues relating to the copies of the book. Parmay be sent to the family at the Dole Institute of book’s characters. through www.lamb- ticipants are then encourPolitics on Kansas Uniaged to take part in public Children’s events: versity’s West Campus; Please sign this reading discussions, talks SATURDAY’S POWERBALL

Cabinet of Wonders author Nick Reding will guestbook at Obituaries. on meth culture and ap1 6 7 20 49 (23) tour: 1 p.m. Sept. 15 and talk about his book on pearances by Woodrell. TUESDAY’S MEGA MILLIONS meth addiction in small- Sept. 22 at Watkins Organizers wanted to 4 9 40 45 50 (39) Community Museum, town America. reach a new, wider au Smackdown Trivia: 1047 Mass. dience with this year’s SATURDAY’S HOT LOTTO

Geocaching scav7:30 p.m. Sept. 23 at the programming, Smalter SIZZLER enger hunt: Ongoing — Bottleneck, 737 N.H.; Hall said, so events also 6 11 19 35 37 (3) ANE ILEY ENDRY book-relevant quiz (18 and youngsters can borrow include a scavenger hunt MONDAY’S SUPER KANSAS a GPS device from the over and $6 per person). on Sept. 22, a trivia night CASH

Daniel Woodrell talk: public library to find on Sept. 23 and a special A Mass of Christian 10 16 21 22 23 (18) 7:30 p.m. Sept. 27 at coordinates and hidscreening of the film adapBurial for Jane Riley Liberty Hall, 644 Mass.; den treasures around tation of “Winter’s Bone” Pendry, 82, Lawrence, TUESDAY’S KANSAS 2BY2 the author will discuss downtown at Liberty Hall on Sept. KS, will be held at 11 a.m. Red: 16 26; White: 4 26

Virtual visit from his work with Lawrence 30. About 2,000 people Friday, August 31, 2012 at TUESDAY’S KANSAS PICK 3 Marie Rutoski: 10:30 a.m. Public Library director participated in last year’s Corpus Christi Catholic 5 6 8 Sept. 29 at Lawrence Brad Allen. programming on “To Kill Church in Lawrence.

“Winter’s Bone” Public Library; the author A Mockingbird,” she said. Burial will follow at screening: 11 a.m. Sept. will give a talk via Skype The book selection for Memorial Park Cemetery 30 at Liberty Hall; there and participating youngthe children’s version is in Lawrence, KS. She died will be a screening and sters will present their “The Cabinet of Wonon Monday, August 27, 2012 discussion for $6 plus an very own book trailer. ders” by Marie Rutoski. at Lawrence Memorial Pendry, Jr. and wife, Jann, It also features a young, Hospital. Jane was born on April Palm Beach, FL, Paul E. female protagonist on a for both young people Have you been 17, 1930, in Burlington, Pendry, and wife, Mary, quest relating to famil- public library. The libraries are also and adults can be found following the IA, the daughter of Lawrence, David J. Pendry, ial secrets. It’s aimed at Harold Paul and Lucy and wife, Debbie, Newton, readers between the ages working with 20 teach- at lawrencepubliclibrary. Republican National Whittemore Riley. She KS, John E. Pendry, and of 8 and 14, but teens and ers in the Lawrence pub- org/ral. wife, Lindsey, Lawrence; tweens are welcome to lic schools who are using grew up in Burlington, IA. Convention? — Reporter Alex Garrison can be She had been a resident of one sister, Lucy Ringold, join in reading and events, Rutoski’s book in their Des Moines, IA; ten said Rebecca Dunn, youth classes. reached at 832-6314. Follow her Lawrence since 1954. at ¾Yes The full list of events She was a graduate grandchildren; and one services librarian at the from St. Paul High School great grandchild. ¾No A Parish Rosary will in 1948, and then attended ¾Not sure and graduated from be recited on Thursday at Maryville College in St. 6:30 p.m., with visitation Corps to ban non-native firewood at Perry Lake Tuesday’s poll: When Louis. She later attended to follow until 8 p.m. at Warren-McElwain it comes to trying new the University of Kansas. the TOPEKA — The U.S. Army that did not originate in sur- detected in northwestern She sold real estate Mortuary in Lawrence. food, are you an advenThe family suggests Corps of Engineers is taking rounding Jefferson County. Missouri’s Platte County. for Stephens Real Estate turous eater? Yes, 43%; steps in Kansas to prevent The Corps is also banning The Corps says that’s the Agency since January of memorials in her name the spread of a beetle that all firewood from ash trees, beetle’s western-most conDepends on the cuisine, to the LMH Oncology 1985. is killing ash trees in the no matter where it comes firmed presence. 32%; No, 24%. Department through Jane was a member Northeast and Midwest. from. Visitors who bring nonthe LMH Endowment of the Corpus Christi Starting Friday, campers The goal is to protect native firewood to Perry Go to to Catholic Church, Association, the Williams at Perry Lake in northeastPerry Lake’s trees from Lake will be able to exLawrence Board of Fund, or to the Corpus ern Kansas will be barred see more responses the emerald ash borer change it for native wood to Realtors, the Kansas and Christi Catholic Church from bringing in firewood beetle, which was recently use during their stay. and cast your vote. National Association of and may be sent in care of the mortuary. Realtors, and a former Online condolences member of the Lawrence may be sent to www. Chamber of Commerce. She married Charles Please sign this Allow our family to serve yours. William “Chuck” Pendry on February 3, 1951, guestbook at Obituaries. in Burlington, IA. He preceded her in death December 13, 1993. Survivors include four sons, Charles W.“Chugg”



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Abortion clinic wants documents returned

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By John Hanna Associated Press

TOPEKA — A Planned Parenthood clinic in Kansas is seeking to recover records gathered during a criminal investigation of the abortion provider now that all charges have been dropped, one of its attorneys said Tuesday. Pedro Irigonegaray said he’s contacted the offices of Attorney General Derek Schmidt, Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe and Shawnee County District Judge Richard Anderson since the criminal

case ended earlier this month. Irigonegaray said he’s yet to receive replies to requests that documents in their possession be returned to the Planned Parenthood clinic in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park. The documents gathered during the investigation include edited copies of records from 29 patients’ medical files, as well as copies of reports on individual abortions performed in 2003. Irigonegaray said the clinic’s biggest concern is protecting patients’ privacy. Please see CLINIC, page 4A

Kobach denies comparing homosexuality, drug use By Scott Rothschild

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A BLACK LAB NAMED JUNE TURNS SHARPLY to race down a Frisbee tossed by owner Nick Kurtz on Tuesday in east Lawrence.

TOPEKA — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach said Tuesday that he didn’t compare homosexuality to criminal behavior during a discussion of a Republican Party platform committee. “I didn’t in any way equate homosexuality with drug use or polygamy,” Kobach said. Last week, at the Republican National Convention platform committee meeting in Tampa, Fla., Kobach argued against an amendment to the GOP’s party platform that would have backed same-sex civil unions. A part of the proposal Kobach said he was arguing against said that government shouldn’t criminalize some-

thing that doesn’t affect another person. Kobach said that isn’t true. For example, he noted, that government criminalizes drug use and polygamy. “We condemn those activities even though they are not hurting other people, at least directly. So this is worded way too broadly for inclusion in the platform,” Kobach had said. Kobach said he was arguing against how broad the proposal was. Several media outlets, including the Lawrence Journal-World, reported that Kobach had compared homosexuality to criminal behaviors. But Kobach said that was incorrect, and that he was not equating homosexuality with either drug use or polygamy.



Wednesday, August 29, 2012

County to mull building code change By Alex Garrison

The Douglas County Commission will hear a proposal to change the building code for unincorporated portions of the county during its meeting tonight. The adoption of the 2012 I-codes will help bring building in the county upto-date and compatible with most surrounding areas, said Linda Finger, the county’s director of zoning and codes. Johnson and Sedgwick counties both use the 2006 version of this set of regulations, and they plan to adopt the 2012 version. Lawrence is working under the 2008 version. Douglas County’s existing code was written in 1997. The switch to I-codes may reduce insurance rates for some homeowners, Finger said. Other issues in front of the commission this week:

Finger will present the cases for several temporary business permits including one for a flea market at 1809 E. 1450 Road.

An executive session in which the three commissioners will meet privately with the county’s lawyer to discuss a land-purchasing issue. This meeting is expected to take about 30 minutes, and Craig Weinaug, county administrator, said that it’s unlikely commissioners will take action following the executive session.

A request for a loan for the Kansas Dinner Train.

A request for partial funding for maintenance of North 900 Road east of U.S. Highway 59.

The decision to end or extend the burn ban that’s in effect.



Group files complaint Clinic against school district over records request


By Scott Rothschild

TOPEKA — A group that criticizes school funding has filed a complaint with the Douglas County District Attorney’s Office against the Lawrence school district, saying that the school district has refused to comply with the Kansas Open Records Act. In response, the school district issued a statement Tuesday saying it has appropriately complied with the request for information. The Kansas Policy Institute said it requested, under the KORA, payroll and checkbook information in Excel format, but the school district provided it in the more cumbersome PDF format. “The expectation should be transparency and accountability, not obfuscation and red tape,” said KPI president Dave Trabert. “Why would a school district waste time and taxpayer money to make it difficult for taxpayers to see how their money is being spent?” KPI said receiving the information in Excel makes it easier to sort information while PDF makes it much more difficult. KPI noted that a 2009 update on KORA by the state attorney general’s office said computerized information must be provided in the form requested if the agency has the capability of providing it in that form. KPI said the Lawrence school district provided information last year in Excel. “We’re simply asking that government agencies be open with Kansans about how their money is being spent,” Trabert said. “There were over 33,000 entries in the Lawrence checkbook last year, and asking someone to search those individually is be-

The Kansas Policy Institute said it requested, under the Kansas Open Records Act, payroll and checkbook information in Excel format, but the school district provided it in the more cumbersome PDF format. ing deliberately opaque in the face of a clear requirement in Kansas law.” KPI, which describes itself as an independent group that advocates free markets and personal freedom, operates the website, which provides information on government spending. KPI is often critical of increases in public school spending and of school performance and has advocated for large tax cuts. Despite receiving information in a PDF format, KPI said it was able to convert and post Lawrence data on its website. Lawrence school district spokeswoman Julie Boyle defended the district’s handling of the records request. “The Lawrence school district provided the information the Kansas Policy Institute requested in what is widely considered a universal file format for sharing electronic information across technology platforms,” Boyle said. “Adobe Portable Document Files (PDF) can be viewed by anyone, whether they use a Macintosh or Windows-based computer, through the use of a free PDF reader. Portable Document Files also can be converted, and according to KPI’s own news release, KPI converted the file to meet its needs.” — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.

Statewide campaign rewards drivers who buckle up rence Memorial Hospital, said the emergency room treats about 1,000 adults and about 30 children involved in motor vehicle crashes each year. “The children are all in their safety seats,” Drees said. “It works. You just have to apply it. “The bottom line is, there’s less suffering, less injury, less death and also less money spent on health care issues when you buckle up. It’s just the smart thing to do.” The “Bucks for Buckles” campaign is sponsored by Safe Kids Kansas, the Kansas Department of Transportation and State Farm insurance company.

By Karrey Britt

Seat belts save lives. That’s the message of an annual statewide campaign that started this week, just before thousands of motorists hit the road during Labor Day weekend, and ends Sept. 8. As part of the campaign, volunteers will be handing out dollar bills to drivers who have all occupants buckled up securely in their vehicle. They will be handing out a total of $8,000 in 56 cities across Kansas, including Lawrence, Baldwin City and Eudora. Those riding unrestrained will receive educational materials about the effectiveness of seat belts and child safety seats

in saving lives and reducing injuries. Last year, 382 people died on Kansas roads, and 50 percent of them weren’t wearing seat belts. According to the 2011 Kansas Department of Transportation Safety Belt survey, 83 percent of those surveyed ages 14 and older were wearing their seat belts. This compares to the national average of 84 percent. In Douglas County, the survey found 81 percent of adults buckled up — a drop from 84 percent the year before. Meanwhile, 90 percent of children in Douglas County were ap— Health reporter Karrey Britt can be propriately buckled up. reached at 832-7190. Britt also is the John Drees, a registered nurse and community ed- editor of, and you can ucation specialist for Law- follow her at

Hearing set for man charged in veteran’s death A Douglas County judge Tuesday scheduled a December preliminary hearing for a Mission man who faces an involuntary manslaughter charge in connection with the February death of a 27-year-old Lawrence man. Attorneys said in court Tuesday they expected the hearing for Justin Paul Gonzalez, 21, to take two days primarily because of the dozens of witnesses in the case. Gonzalez is charged in connection with the death of Nicholas J. Sardina, an Iraq War veteran and a former student at both Kansas University and Kansas


State University, following a fight near 14th and Kentucky streets. Defense attorney Sarah Swain said in court Tuesday that she was still reviewing evidence and that she expected to consult with expert witnesses as part of the defense’s investigation. Lawrence police said Sardina died at a residence in the 1500 block of Tennessee Street the afternoon of Feb. 25. Police determined he was involved in a fight hours earlier in the 300 block of West 14th Street. Sardina’s girlfriend, Darcy Singleton, said in February that she had received a text message from Sardina at

3:45 a.m. Feb. 25 that said he had been involved in a scuffle and had a bottle broken over his head. District Judge Peggy Kittel during the preliminary hearing will determine if there’s enough evidence for Gonzalez to face a trial on the charge. The hearing is set for 1:30 p.m. Dec. 18., and the judge said she hoped it would conclude by the afternoon of Dec. 20. Sardina was originally from Clarence, N.Y. He was a sergeant in the Kansas National Guard and had served three tours in Iraq in 2006 and 2007 with the Army’s 1st Infantry Division based at Fort Riley.

“It is our hope that there will be no additional difficulties, and we can put this matter to rest,” Irigonegaray told The Associated Press. “Our patients feel the safest with those records returned to the clinic.” A spokesman for Schmidt did not immediately return a phone message seeking comment, and Anderson declined to comment. Howe said it’s too early to say exactly how his files will be handled but promised to protect patients’ privacy. “We’ll work with all the parties to protect everybody’s rights,” Howe said. Abortion opponents object to returning the records. Mary Kay Culp, executive director of Kansans for Life, said she plans to research whether such a move can be stopped. “There’s something really sad, depressing and frustrating to handing it all back,” she said. The clinic had once faced 107 criminal charges, including 23 felonies, alleging that it falsified documents and performed illegal lateterm abortions. At the time the charges were filed in October 2007, advocates on both sides of the abortion debate believed it to be the first criminal prosecution of one of the group’s facilities. The charges were filed by Howe’s predecessor as district attorney, Phill Kline, an abortion opponent who began investigating abortion providers while serving as attorney general in 2003. Kline lost his race for re-election as attorney general in 2006 but then served as Johnson County’s district attorney starting in 2007. He lost the Republican primary to Howe, also an abortion opponent, in August 2008.

Schmidt, a Republican Schmidt, Howe and Anderwith an anti-abortion vot- son. ing record as a legislator, “I’m hopeful that this became attorney general process will not be probin 2011, after two Demo- lematic,” Irigonegaray said. In April 2009, the attorcrats who supported abortion rights held the office. ney general’s office, under He and Howe consulted Democrat Steve Six, debefore Howe dropped the stroyed boxes of files deallast of the charges against ing with the prosecution of the Planned Parenthood the late Dr. George Tiller after the Wichita clinic on Aug. 17. abortion providHowe dropped er was acquitted the 49 most seriof misdemeanor ous charges in charges of violatNovember, then ing the state’s reanother 26 counts strictions on latein early August. term procedures. Anderson superCOURTS The case had its vised Kline’s investigation of abortion provid- roots in Kline’s investigaers while Kline was attorney tion as attorney general. Weeks after Tiller’s acgeneral, and the judge has maintained a set of docu- quittal, the doctor was shot ments since January 2007, to death by a man professing when Kline left the state po- strong anti-abortion views. In a Johnson County sition. In January, Anderson ordered that hundreds of District Court hearing in pages of documents remain November, Howe said the “sealed and held in secure attorney general’s office storage” in the custody of under Six had destroyed the Shawnee County Dis- copies of documents he needed to prosecute the trict Court clerk. The Planned Parenthood most serious charges clinic strongly disputed against the Planned Parthe allegations against it enthood clinic. An outside from the outset and said investigation said Planned records there was no wrongdoing. Parenthood Irigonegaray said with the hadn’t been destroyed, criminal case now closed, but Howe said Tuesday the clinic wants to recover that he’s standing behind documents quickly from his previous statements.

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School boards set district boundaries and accept or decline requests to move them, said Jamie Shew, Douglas County clerk. If two school boards agree to change their district boundaries, they can then appeal to the state, according to the office of the general counsel for the Kansas State Board of Education.

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CITY COMMISSION NOTEBOOK Design guidelines for Zoning code change Oread move ahead targets truck stops Lawrence city commissioners agreed to keep moving forward on a process to create design guidelines for the Oread neighborhood. Commissioners on Tuesday agreed to have the Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission study proposed design guidelines for the neighborhood next to Kansas University. Commissioners at their weekly CITY meeting were COMMISSION told a draft copy of the design guidelines wasn’t yet completed, but a consultant for the city explained some of the details. Scott Day, with Urban Development Services, told commissioners the guidelines do not focus so much on architectural details, but rather on building sizes, positioning of buildings on lots and appropriate ways to incorporate parking into designs. The document also makes recommendations for items to preserve in the neighborhood, such as some of the mature trees that give the neighborhood character. “There aren’t a lot of neighborhoods in the U.S. that still have that cathedral-like tree canopy on their streets,” Day said while showing pictures of the area just north of Memorial Stadium. “It is really remarkable.” The design guidelines ultimately will come back to city commissioners for final approval but not likely until next year.

Commissioners started the process of making it more difficult to build a truck stop in Lawrence. Commissioners began the process of changing the city’s zoning code to require that any truck stop in the city be required to first get a special use permit. Under the current code, some industrial zoning categories would allow a truck stop to be built without any special approvals from the city. Some members of the Lawrence Association of Neighborhoods had expressed concern that trucks stops could be disruptive to nearby neighborhoods. City planners said they were aware of no plans to build a truck stop in the city, and said such a development, in fact, was probably unlikely given that a major service center is located on Interstate 70 just outside of Lawrence.

Hearing for 9th, N.H. project set for Oct. 2 Commissioners agreed to set Oct. 2 as the date for a public hearing for incentives related to a project to build a hotel/retail building at Ninth and New Hampshire streets. City commissioners previously have given preliminary approval to about $12 million worth of incentives for the project. But the incentives, which include tax increment financing and a transportation development district, require multiple hearings. The Oct. 2 meeting will serve as one of the staterequired public hearings on the project.

Baldwin City man killed in U.S. 59 accident Elizabeth Werner, student, Lake Forest Calif. “‘Their Eyes Were Watching God.’ It’s just really interesting.”

An 84-year-old Baldwin City resident died Tuesday evening after a collision on U.S. Highway 59, near Baldwin City, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol report. Homer L. Broyles was crossing U.S. 59 on North 150 Road when a 1999 Dodge Caravan, traveling south, struck the vehicle Broyles was driving, a 1993


Brad Feist, preferred not to say, Topeka “‘The Rum Diary,’ by Hunter S. Thompson. I must have read that book five times.”

Chris Hess, tattoo artist, Lawrence “‘Ender’s Game’ and ‘Ender’s Shadow.’ I really like science fiction.”

Accord. The accident occurred two miles south of the junction of U.S. highways 56 and 59 on a twolane section of the highway. The driver of the van, a 30-year-old Ottawa woman, was also injured in the accident, but the injuries were not considered to be life-threatening. The accident was reported at 5:08 p.m.

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• A Douglas County judge has dismissed one count of aggravated burglary against a 31-year-old Lawrence man who was originally accused of entering two homes while residents slept inside July 31. According to court records, District Judge Kay Huff has ruled there was not enough evidence for Ronald K. Brooks Jr. to face a trial in the burglary that occurred about 4 a.m. that day in the 300 block of Northwood Lane. Huff after a preliminary hearing last week did order Brooks to stand trial for a separate aggravated burglary count for a second burglary that occurred about two hours later nearby on Woodlawn Drive. The judge also ordered Brooks to face a trial on charges of felony obstruction for attempting to run from a Lawrence officer that morning, a misdemeanor attempted theft count, and possession of methamphetamine or possession of ecstasy. In the Northwood Lane burglary, a woman testified to waking up and finding a man in her room. The suspect then ran from the house, but after the hearing last week, Huff said she wanted to review her notes because she said the evidence about identifying Brooks as the suspect in the Northwood Lane burglary appeared to be weaker than evidence prosecutors had in Woodland Drive burglary. Brooks’ defense attorney in the hearing claimed he was walking to work when an officer stopped him that morning and later arrested him. • Douglas County District Judge Kay Huff ordered a 30-year-old Lawrence man to face a trial on two counts of aggravated burglary and one count of aggravated battery for a February incident in which he was accused of injuring a Lawrence woman

who was in a wheelchair, prosecutors said. The woman testified at a Tuesday preliminary hearing and accused Jacob Paul Forbes of attacking her at her home March 23 in the 2100 block of Rhode Island Street. The woman said had a disagreement with Forbes over her not selling marijuana fast enough he had supplied to her. She said he entered her house twice without her permission and eventually took her laptop computer from her. She called police after the incident. Forbes was initially charged with aggravated robbery, but the charges were amended. Forbes also faces federal charges with dozens of other defendants in a major drug-trafficking case. Huff scheduled an arraignment in Forbes’ Douglas County case for Sept. 23. Assistant Douglas County District Attorney Eve Kemple said during the hearing the woman was granted immunity in the local case.

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GETTING THINGS SET FOR KANSAS UNIVERSITY’S FOOTBALL’S SEASON-OPENER against South Dakota State on Saturday, Doug Hodge, left, and Riley Philli, both of Full Bright Sun and Lighting, work on a sign at Memorial Stadium on Tuesday.

Jackson County rape suspect sought The Jackson County (Kan.) Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a man charged with rape and other crimes who might be in the Lawrence area. Sheriff Tim Morse said Tuesday that Clinton Lee McKinney is wanted after McKinney he was charged in a Jackson County District Court warrant with two counts of rape, one count of kidnapping, one count of aggravated assault and one count of domestic battery in connection with two incidents that

occurred July 26 and July 28 in Jackson County. Morse said officers believed McKinney was either in the Mayetta, Topeka or Lawrence areas. Matt Cahill, a senior inspector with the U.S. Marshals Service, confirmed officers with the agency were in Lawrence on Monday looking for McKinney, but he referred further questions to Morse. Sheriff’s officers described McKinney as an American Indian, 5-foot-11, 200 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Morse asked anyone with information on McKinney’s whereabouts to call the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, 785-364-2251.

Romney to outline ‘clear vision’ for presidency By Kasie Hunt and Steve Peoples Associated Press

TAMPA, FLA. — His convention speech finished, Republican Mitt Romney planned to outline a “clear vision of a Romney p r e s i d e ncy” in a Thursday night address that’s Romney likely to touch on the storm bearing down on the Gulf Coast. Strategists described the speech in broad terms Tuesday and said they had not discussed contingency plans for changing the timing or content of the prime-time address. Hurricane Isaac hit the Gulf Coast late Tuesday. Romney has largely completed work on the speech after months of preparation, according to senior aide Stuart Stevens, who worked closely with the presidential contender to craft what is likely the most important speech of his political career. “It’ll be a clear vision of a Romney presidency, and very much from his heart about America, and why he wants to be president and what his presidency would be like,” Stevens told


KU mourns death of Edith Evans, wife of athlete Ray Evans By Andy Hyland

The daughter of former U.S. Sen. Harry Darby, R-Kan., she earned a bachelor’s degree in education from KU in 1947, and was a life member of both the KU Alumni Association and the KU Endowment Association’s Chancellor’s Club. She married her husband, Ray Evans, an AllAmerican football and basketball player, in 1949, and the two were married for 50 years until his death in 1999. She was also a member of Women Philanthropists for KU and a longtime member of the Williams Education Fund for Kansas Athletics. “The passing of Edith Evans is a great loss to the entire KU family,” said Kevin Corbett, president of the KU Alumni Association, in a written statement. “She, along with her late husband, Ray, will forever be counted as two of the strongest KU supporters in our rich history of alumni leadership.”

A dedicated and loyal Jayhawk supporter and the wife of former Kansas University athlete Ray Evans died early Tuesday morning at her Prairie Village home. Edith Darby Evans was 87 years old. Her son, Ray D. Evans, is the current chairman of the KU Alumni As- Evans sociation’s board of directors. He said she was one of “the most genuine and nicest people I’ve known,” and recalled how she always seemed to remember everyone’s name at any kind of social event. She enjoyed sports, too, traveling to Florida to watch the KU football team play in the Orange Bowl in 2008 at age 83. “Ninety days later she was in San Antonio (for the 2008 Final Four), — Higher education reporter Andy Hyscreaming for us to get out of the triangle-and-two,” land can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at her son said.

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TEXAS DELEGATES CHEER AS MITT ROMNEY IS NOMINATED for the Office of the President of the United States at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday. reporters traveling on the plane that brought Romney and his wife, Ann, to Tampa on Tuesday. Stevens said the speech, about 40 minutes long, would also include some criticism of President Barack Obama. “Overwhelmingly, a majority of Americans don’t want to vote for this president. You see that over and over and over again,” Stevens said. “It’s still a choice. There will

be an element of that.” Asked whether Romney would address the hurricane in his speech, Stevens said: “I think he’ll speak to it, yeah.” Isaac, which delayed the start of the convention by a day, now threatens Louisiana and Alabama as Republicans are set to celebrate Romney’s nomination. Stevens acknowledged that the storm could affect whatever political boost Romney might get

from the convention. Candidates typically receive a boost of public support after their party conventions. Polls suggest the race between Obama and Romney is very close. “This convention’s different because of the hurricane,” Stevens said, adding that conventions are later in the year than they have been traditionally. “I think if the election were held tomorrow, we’d win and win pretty easily.”

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delegates sealed his hardwon victories in the primaries and caucuses of last winter. They ended the evening together in a VIP box just above the convention floor. To send Romney and ticketmate Paul Ryan into the fall campaign, the convention quickly approved a conservative platform that calls for tax cuts — not government spending — to stimulate the economy at a time of sluggish growth and 8.3 percent unemployment. Republican mockery of Obama began almost instantly from the podium at a convention postponed once and dogged still by Hurricane Isaac. The Democratic president has “never run a company. He hasn’t even run a garage sale or seen the inside of a lemonade stand,” declared Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican Party. More than eight hours in length, the session inside the Republicans’ redwhite-and-blue-themed convention hall passed up no opportunity to broaden Romney’s appeal. Speakers included Hispanic candidates for office; former Rep. Artur Davis, a one-time Democrat and member of the Congressional Black Caucus; businessmen and women and former Sen. Rick Santorum of Pennsylvania, Romney’s most persistent, conservative nemesis in the nominating campaign. “Leadership matters,” declared New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, keynote speaker and not coincidentally a Republican from a majority-Demo-

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DONA POELMAN FROM RACINE, WIS., fashions accessories on her shirt at the Republican National Convention on Monday. cratic state. “It’s time to end this era of absentee leadership in the Oval Office and send real leaders to the White House.” Mrs. Romney’s appearance was the highlight of the night, and it turned the proceedings into something of a his-and-hers convention. “I read somewhere that Mitt and I have a “storybook marriage. Well, in the storybooks I read, there were never long, long, rainy winter afternoons in a house with five boys screaming at once,” she said. “A storybook marriage? No, not at all. What Mitt Romney and I have is a real marriage,” she added in an appearance meant to cast her multimillionairebusinessman-turned politician in a softer, more likable light. While there was no doubt about Romney’s command over the convention, the residue of a heated campaign for the nomination was evident inside the hall. Texas Rep. Ron Paul, who never won a primary or caucus, drew several dozen delegate votes. Earlier, his supporters chanted and booed after the convention adopted rules they opposed, but were powerless to block, to prevent those votes from being officially registered.

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FRANCOISE BERGAN FROM DENVER, COLO., STANDS in a hallway fashioning her cowboy boots with a sign in her purse during the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Tuesday. Opinion polls made the race a close one as the Republicans’ days of pageantry and speechmaking began in earnest, and the man tapped to deliver the keynote address set the stakes. “Conventions are always huge for a challenger, because they’re the ones introducing themselves” to the voters, said New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. Convention planners squeezed two days of speeches and other convention business into one after scrapping Monday’s scheduled opener because of fears that Isaac would make a direct hit on the Florida Gulf Coast. That threat fizzled, but it was instantly replaced by another — that Republicans would wind up holding a political celebration at the same time the storm turned its fury on New Orleans, devastated almost exactly seven years ago by Hurricane Katrina. Romney’s convention planners said they were in frequent contact with weather forecasters, but they declined to discuss what contingency plans, if

any, they had to accelerate plans for him to deliver a formal acceptance speech Thursday night.

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PEOPLE SIT ON A BENCH along the seawall in the storm surge from Hurricane Isaac, on Lakeshore Drive along Lake Pontchartrain, as the storm approaches landfall Tuesday in New Orleans. Gerald Herbert/AP Photo

Hurricane Isaac makes landfall in Louisiana By Michael Kunzelman and Stacey Plaisance Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS — Hurricane Isaac spun into the southern Louisiana coast late Tuesday, sending floodwaters surging and unleashing fierce winds as residents hunkered down behind boarded-up windows. New Orleans calmly waited out another storm on the eve of Hurricane Katrina’s seventh anniversary, hoping the city’s strengthened levees will hold. Isaac, a massive storm spanning nearly 200 miles from its center, made landfall at about 6:45 p.m. near the mouth of the Mississippi River. But it was zeroing in on New Orleans, about 75 miles to the northwest, turning streets famous for all-hours celebrations into ghost boulevards. The storm drew intense scrutiny because of its timing — just before the anniversary of the hurricane that devastated that city, while the first major speeches of the Republican National Convention went on in Tampa, Fla., already delayed and tempered by the storm. While many residents stayed put, evacuations were ordered in low-lying areas of Louisiana and Mississippi, where officials closed 12 shorefront casinos. By late Tuesday,

We don’t expect a Katrina-like event, but remember there are things about a Category 1 storm that can kill you.” — New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu more than 200,000 homes and businesses had lost power. Ed Rappaport, deputy director of the National Hurricane Center, said Isaac’s core would pass west of New Orleans with winds close to 80 mph and head for Baton Rouge. “On this course, the hurricane will gradually weaken,” Rappaport said Tuesday night from the Miami-based center. He said gusts could reach about 100 mph at times, especially at higher levels which could damage highrise buildings in New Orleans. As Isaac neared the city, there was little fear or panic. With New Orleans’ airport closed, tourists retreated to hotels and most denizens of a coastline that has witnessed countless hurricanes decided to ride out the storm. “Isaac is the son of Abraham,” said Margaret Thomas, who was trapped for a week in her home in New Orleans’ Broadmoor neighbor-

hood by Katrina’s floodwaters, yet chose to stay put this time. “It’s a special name that means ‘God will protect us’.” Officials, chastened by memories and experience, advised caution. “We don’t expect a Katrina-like event, but remember there are things about a Category 1 storm that can kill you,” New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu said, urging people to use common sense and to stay off any streets that may flood. Tens of thousands of people were told to leave low-lying areas, including 700 patients of Louisiana nursing homes, but officials decided not to call for mass evacuations like those that preceded Katrina, which packed 135 mph winds in 2005. Isaac also promised to test a New Orleans levee system bolstered after the catastrophic failures during Hurricane Katrina. But in a city that has already weathered Hurricane Gustav in 2008, calm prevailed. “I feel safe,” said Pamela Young, who settled in to her home in the Lower 9th Ward — a neighborhood devastated by Katrina — with dog Princess and her television. “Everybody’s talking ‘going, going,’ but the thing is, when you go, there’s no telling what will happen. The storm isn’t going to just hit here.”

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BRIEFLY Court: Discrimination in Texas voting maps SAN ANTONIO — Texas Republican lawmakers discriminated against minority voters while drawing new political boundaries, a federal court ruled Tuesday, rejecting a plan pushed by the state’s GOP leaders in a decision that likely comes too COURTS late to affect the November elections but is set to reverberate to 2014. In some cases, black congressional members in Texas had economic drivers such as sporting arenas freshly carved out of their districts, though “no such surgery” was performed on any belonging to white incumbents, according to the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. “Anglo district boundaries were redrawn to include particular country clubs and, in one case, the school belonging to the incumbent’s grandchildren,” said U.S. Circuit Judge Thomas Griffith, writing the 154-page opinion for the three-judge panel.

U.S. home prices are finally starting to increase consistently. A gauge of national home prices rose in June compared with the same month last year, according to the Standard & Poor’s/Case Shiller index released Tuesday. The yearover-year increase was the first since September 2010, a year when housing benefited temporarily from a federal home-buying tax credit. The report also noted that all 20 major metro areas tracked by the S&P/Case Shiller index posted gains in June from May. That’s the second straight month in which prices rose in every city measured. “I think we have turned the corner on prices,” said David Blitzer, chairman of the S&P’s index committee.

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Lawsuit rejected in Israeli court HAIFA, ISRAEL — An Israeli court on Tuesday cleared the military of wrongdoing in the death of a young American activist who was crushed by an Israeli bulldozer during a protest in the Gaza Strip nearly a decade ago, rejecting claims by her parents that the driver acted recklessly. The verdict came after a seven-year legal battle waged by the family of Rachel Corrie, whose death remains a powerful symbol on both sides of the IsraeliPalestinian conflict. The family said it was considering an appeal to the Israeli Supreme Court but wanted to examine the full verdict before deciding. Corrie, who was 23, was crushed to death in March 2003 as she tried to block an Israeli military bulldozer in the southern Gaza town of Rafah. The incident occurred at the height of a Palestinian uprising, a time of heavy fighting between the military and Palestinian militants.

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New mileage standards would double fuel efficiency By Matthew Daly and Tom Krisher Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has finalized regulations that will force automakers to nearly double the average gas mileage of all new cars and trucks they sell by 2025. The rules mean that all new vehicles would have to get an average of 54.5 miles per gallon in 13 years, up from 28.6 mpg at the end of last year. The requirements will be phased in gradually between now and then, and automakers could be fined if they don’t comply. The regulations, announced Tuesday, will change the cars and trucks sold in U.S. showrooms, with the goal of slashing greenhouse gas emissions and fuel consumption. Automakers will need to improve gasoline-powered engines, and sell more alternative fuel vehicles. Critics say the rules will make cars unaffordable by adding thousands of


dollars to the sticker price. T h e “Corporate Average Fuel Economy,” or CAFE, Obama standards will vary by automaker depending on the mix of models they sell. The requirements will be lower for companies such as General Motors, Ford and Chrysler, which offer more pickup trucks. The standards can be lowered by the government if people suddenly start buying less-efficient vehicles in the future, although few expect that to happen. The administration says the latest changes will save families up to $7,400 on fuel over the life of a vehicle. The standards also are the biggest step the U.S. government has ever taken toward cutting greenhouse gas emissions, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson said. Tailpipe emissions from cars and

light trucks will be halved by 2025. President Barack Obama said the new fuel standards “represent the single most important step” his administration has taken to reduce U.S. dependence on foreign oil. But Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney has opposed the standards, and his campaign on Tuesday said any savings at the pump would be wiped out by the rising cost of cars and trucks. Already, automakers have committed to an average of 35.5 mpg by model year 2016 under a deal reached with the Obama administration three years ago. In the arcane world of government regulations, the rules don’t mean that each new car or truck will get 54.5 mpg. The average vehicle will get closer to 40 mpg in real-world driving. Automakers will be able to sell pickup trucks and less-efficient vehicles as long as that’s offset somewhat by smaller vehicles that already can get upward of 40 mpg.

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LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD Wednesday, August 29, 2012



Space inspiration It’s hard to think of a modern-day achievement as inspiring as Neil Armstrong’s walk on the moon.


n 1969, America had no greater hero than astronaut Neil Armstrong. People got up in the middle of the night to watch blurry television transmissions from the moon, including Armstrong’s first steps on the moon. People remember where they were at that moment in the same way they remember where they were when they heard about airplanes crashing into the World Trade Center only it is a positive memory, filled with wonder instead of fear. We looked at the moon with different eyes, knowing that, as we gazed, there were real men hopping around on the lunar surface. It was surreal but inspiring. If we could do this, what other accomplishments would come next? Much has changed since that time. The space shuttles have taken their last flights, and although unmanned spacecraft still are setting scientific milestones, the nation’s space program has lost much of its ability to inspire. After years outside the public eye, Neil Armstrong resurfaced a couple of years to ago to decry the cancellation of NASA’s program to send astronauts back to the moon and express skepticism that relying on commercial companies would be a winning strategy. Last September, he told a U.S. House committee that NASA “must find ways of restoring hope and confidence to a confused and disconsolate work force.” Perhaps it isn’t a prudent choice right now for America to commit the financial resources necessary to renew manned spaceflight. It may not have been a practical choice in the 1960s, but the accomplishments of that era were a “giant leap for mankind” and an inspiration to the nation that seems to be sorely lacking today.

Errant alarm U.S. Bank’s experience with a fire alarm last weekend should act as a warning to other downtown businesses.


t’s good that entertainers taking part in last weekend’s Busker Festival helped turn a blaring fire alarm at U.S. Bank into part of the show, but Saturday’s incident points out the need for the bank and other local businesses to better prepare for such situations. A malfunctioning fire alarm at U.S. Bank’s central location, at Ninth and Massachusetts street, emitted a shrill alarm from about 9 a.m. to about 3:30 p.m. Saturday. This would have been a bad situation on any Saturday in downtown Lawrence, but it was especially problematic last Saturday because Busker Festival events were scheduled to take place in what has become a popular performance space directly in front of the bank. Bank officials said they were working hard to shut off the alarm, but the fact that it took more than six hours to accomplish that task confirms the need for action announced by a U.S. Bancorp official in Minneapolis, who said “We are strengthening our procedures.” This situation undoubtedly took U.S. Bank off-guard, and bank officials aren’t likely to allow a repeat of last Saturday’s incident. However, it’s a good reminder to other businesses, especially downtown businesses, to get to know their alarm systems and how to deal with similar malfunctions as quickly as possible.





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Has Romney given up on Hispanics? One of the key things to watch in this week’s Republican national convention in Tampa is whether the Romney-Ryan ticket will be able to connect with Hispanics and improve its dismal approval ratings among Latino voters. There are some things they could do — but I doubt they will. According to an NBC News/ Wall Street Journal/Telemundo poll of Hispanic voters released last week, the first that was conducted after presumptive Republican candidate Mitt Romney picked Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., as his running mate, President Barack Obama leads Romney by a whopping

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Most likely, the Romney team believes the nationwide Hispanic vote is irrelevant, since most Latinos live in states such as New York and California that will vote Democrat anyway.” 63 percent to 28 percent among Latino voters. To make things worse for Romney, the Republican platform scheduled to be approved at the convention has adopted a hard line on immigration, calling among other things for a fence along the entire U.S.-Mexico border, ending in-state tuition for undocumented immigrants, and prohibiting so-called sanctuary-cities that accept people without immigration papers. While the platform will include language supporting a guest-worker program, anti-immigration extremists persuaded the Platform Committee to use the term “illegal alien” instead of “illegal immigrant” throughout the document, according to

an Oct. 22 Tampa Bay Times article. “Illegal alien” is a term that many see as dehumanizing undocumented immigrants. In an effort to win over more Hispanics — and get closer to the 40 percent of the Hispanic vote that former President George W. Bush got in 2004, or the 31 percent that former Republican candidate Sen. John Mc Cain got in 2008 — the Republican campaign is scheduled to feature an impressive lineup of Latino politicians at the convention. (There will be not one single Latino performer, though, according to the convention’s entertainment lineup announced Friday.) Florida Sen. Marco Rubio is scheduled to introduce Romney on Thursday night, while Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval, Texas Senate candidate Ted Cruz, and Puerto Rico Gov. Luis Fortuno and his wife Luisa are scheduled to speak Monday night, and New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez is to speak Tuesday night. The Latino speakers will try to project the image of the GOP as a party of diversity and economic opportunity, and they will seek to paint a picture of Romney as a friend of Hispanics, Republican officials say. Their main goal will be to counteract Romney’s image among many Hispanics as a multi-millionaire who

is a candidate of the rich, and whose anti-immigration rhetoric often comes across as hostile to all Latinos. Among the things that Romney could do:

 He could make headlines, and show some spine, by chastising anti-immigration extremists within his party who keep perpetuating the myth that we can deport up to 12 million undocumented residents, and by taking distance from his fellow Republicans who claim, among other things, that undocumented immigrants bring dangerous diseases to this country.

 He should acknowledge that many “illegal” immigrants enter this country illegally because, under the outdated current immigration rules, they can’t obtain a legal entry visa to work in jobs that Americans won’t take.

 He could state that, if elected, he would not rescind Obama’s recent executive action to grant a two-year temporary residency to up to 1.7 million undocumented Dream Act-eligible students who were brought to the country by their parents as infants.

 He could shift away from his previous calls for “self-deportation” of all undocumented immigrants — a plan that Latino leaders say would amount to making life impossible for undocumented residents until they leave the country voluntarily, and that would in effect hurt all

Court knowledge is lacking Last week a popular legal blog,, released the results of a survey it had done designed to test the average American’s knowledge of the U.S. Supreme Court. Those findings were both remarkable and depressing. took a random survey by telephone of 1,000 people about the Supreme Court. They discovered that the vast majority of Americans were unable to name the justices. Chief Justice Roberts was best known; 20 percent of the people surveyed knew his name. Justices Scalia and Thomas were known to 16 percent of those called; Justice Breyer was known to only 3 percent and the recognition percentage of the other justices fell in between. The U.S. Supreme Court plays a powerful role — some say too powerful — and the decisions of the justices affect virtually every aspect of our daily lives. We are in the midst of a presidential election in which one of the most important issues is the Affordable Care Act and last spring’s Supreme Court decision on the legality of the act. The election process itself has been massively influenced by an earlier Supreme Court decision on campaign finance: Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission. Perhaps, the most significant social issue in American politics today, abortion, centers on the Supreme Court’s decision in Roe v. Wade. There are few areas in American society and politics that have not been influenced by the U.S. Supreme Court. The nine justices of the

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Every American citizen has an obligation to be informed about our political and legal system.”

Supreme Court are, perhaps, the most powerful men and women in American government and, certainly, are the most powerful non-elected American officials, and yet, according to the Findlaw. com survey, most Americans don’t even know their names. If Americans cannot name the justices of the Supreme Court, one is forced to ask what else they don’t know about the court. To my mind this is ultimately an issue of insufficient education. When I was in school in New York in the 1950s and 1960s, every student was required to study what was then called “civics” both in elementary school and in high school. We studied the presidency, Congress and the Supreme Court. We were required to learn the names not only of the presidents but also the Supreme Court justices. We read the Constitution. In fact, I suspect that my fascination with law, a fascination that ultimately led to my becoming a lawyer and a law professor, began in those

civics classes. Every American citizen has an obligation to be informed about our political and legal system. Only in this way can we fully and appropriately exercise our political rights. An uninformed citizenry cannot vote intelligently or even participate effectively in political discourse. The whole purpose of the First Amendment is to foster the free flow of information so that citizens can be fully informed. The results of the Findlaw. com survey are shocking and depressing. To me they signal that we are not teaching our children adequately about the most important aspects of our national governance. Of course, this survey is not the first to point out how little the average American knows about his or her government, but the very fact that this public ignorance continues today is shocking in itself. I think that every teacher and educational administrator should look at their school curricula to see how they can better educate their students about our government. I think that every legislator should ask whether our educational standards are tough enough in these areas. I think that every parent should be sure that their children are learning the basic facts of American government. Let us hope that the next survey done by or another group interested in Americans’ knowledge of government and law will show better results. — Mike Hoeflich, a distinguished professor in the Kansas University School of Law, writes a regular column for the Journal-World.

Hispanics regardless of their legal status. My opinion: The fact that Romney picked Ryan over several Spanish speakers — including Rubio and Ohio Sen. Rob Portman — as his running mate, that he made his pre-convention foreign policy tour to Europe and Israel without even stopping in Mexico, that he didn’t even mention Hispanic or Latin Americanrelated issues during a recent stop in Miami, make me think that his campaign has given up on the Hispanic vote. Most likely, the Romney team believes the nationwide Hispanic vote is irrelevant, since most Latinos live in states such as New York and California that will vote Democrat anyway. Romney will thus mostly target Hispanics in a handful of swing states, such as Florida, and launch a negative campaign blaming Obama for worsening unemployment among Hispanics in hopes that many Latinos will remain home on Election Day. Barring more economic bad news, I doubt this will work. Romney’s decision to bank his political future on his party’s anti-immigration right wing makes him come across as no friend of Latinos. It will cost him to lose the Hispanic vote — and perhaps the election, too. — Andres Oppenheimer is a Latin America correspondent for the Miami Herald.


Pool complaint To the editor: I have lived in Lawrence for over 30 years and worked downtown for 20 years. I no longer work in town, but I continue to watch the downward spiral of businesses and poor decision-making by our wonderful City Commission. One of the most poorly run operations in town (if not the country) is the city’s swimming pool. I will never understand why a city pool does not open until 1 p.m. We spent millions of dollars renovating this facility and yet even in one of the hottest summers on record, the city does not provide a place to cool off or take our kids until 1 p.m.! I have heard the excuse that the mornings are reserved for swimming lessons, but this is ridiculous and could easily be scheduled to accommodate an earlier opening of, say, 11 a.m. Besides, last time I checked there are no lessons on the weekends when the pool is the busiest. Now the city wants to close the pool before Labor Day! There is not another pool in this country that closes before Labor Day. Yet another excuse provided for this brilliant idea is that there aren’t enough lifeguards. I personally know several lifeguards that would have loved the hours. I guess I will have to find something else to do Labor Day weekend, but at least the dogs in town will have a place to swim and that is way more important apparently. Somebody please wake up and let us use the pool we have spent all this money on. Wally Wondrack Lawrence


































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Plenty of sunshine


Intervals of clouds and sunshine

Partly sunny and humid

Mostly sunny and hot

High 93° Low 62° POP: 0%

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High 88° Low 68° POP: 25%

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Wind SW 4-8 mph

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Wind E 8-16 mph

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POP: Probability of Precipitation

Kearney 93/62

McCook 98/61 Oberlin 96/61

Clarinda 92/62

Lincoln 93/66

Grand Island 95/65

Beatrice 92/65

Concordia 90/64

Centerville 91/63

St. Joseph 91/61 Chillicothe 90/63

Sabetha 91/64

Kansas City Marshall Manhattan 91/68 90/63 Goodland Salina 93/63 Oakley Kansas City Topeka 93/56 94/64 93/60 92/64 Lawrence 91/67 Sedalia 93/62 Emporia Great Bend 93/65 94/63 94/61 Nevada Dodge City Chanute 90/60 95/59 Hutchinson 92/63 Garden City 96/61 95/60 Springfield Wichita Pratt Liberal Coffeyville Joplin 91/64 96/66 95/61 91/61 93/64 92/63 Hays Russell 95/62 94/62

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


Through 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Temperature High/low 96°/55° Normal high/low today 85°/64° Record high today 107° in 1984 Record low today 49° in 1946

Precipitation in inches 24 hours through 8 p.m. yest. 0.00 Month to date 1.60 Normal month to date 3.64 Year to date 15.72 Normal year to date 28.18


Today Thu. Today Thu. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Independence 96 62 s 96 73 s Atchison 92 62 s 92 65 s Fort Riley 93 62 s 90 66 s Belton 92 66 s 92 71 s Olathe 91 66 s 92 71 s Burlington 91 61 s 92 68 s Osage Beach 92 59 s 95 69 s Coffeyville 92 63 s 94 73 s Osage City 91 62 s 91 68 s Concordia 90 64 s 94 64 s Ottawa 92 62 s 91 67 s Dodge City 95 59 s 93 60 s Wichita 96 66 s 93 70 s Holton 91 64 s 91 66 s Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice.



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Clinton Perry Pomona

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Today Cities Hi Lo W Acapulco 91 77 t Amsterdam 74 60 pc Athens 89 73 s Baghdad 116 82 s Bangkok 95 79 t Beijing 95 72 s Berlin 79 60 pc Brussels 76 57 pc Buenos Aires 61 52 pc Cairo 95 74 s Calgary 70 44 pc Dublin 65 52 pc Geneva 79 56 t Hong Kong 93 81 sh Jerusalem 84 66 s Kabul 92 66 t London 66 55 r Madrid 91 67 pc Mexico City 77 52 pc Montreal 75 57 s Moscow 63 50 sh New Delhi 91 79 t Oslo 68 51 pc Paris 79 60 s Rio de Janeiro 77 62 t Rome 88 68 s Seoul 84 73 sh Singapore 88 77 t Stockholm 70 56 pc Sydney 75 48 pc Tokyo 90 79 pc Toronto 78 59 s Vancouver 69 55 sh Vienna 82 61 s Warsaw 72 51 pc Winnipeg 88 62 pc

Hi 90 68 89 112 93 91 80 70 66 94 69 61 68 93 84 94 68 90 79 82 63 91 63 74 74 88 81 86 70 73 90 85 65 82 76 78

Thu. Lo W 77 t 57 sh 73 s 83 s 79 t 73 s 62 t 52 pc 52 pc 75 s 46 sh 46 pc 54 r 81 t 67 s 64 s 50 sh 63 pc 52 t 61 s 46 c 79 t 52 r 53 c 61 sh 68 s 72 t 79 t 55 c 41 s 81 pc 62 s 51 c 60 s 54 s 53 pc


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-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: Isaac will bring windswept rain, flooding and severe thunderstorms to the South today. Spotty storms will affect the West. Heat will build over the Midwest, while the Northeast turns less humid under sunshine. Today Thu. Today Thu. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W 94 75 pc 90 77 r Albuquerque 90 62 s 91 63 pc Memphis Miami 90 80 t 91 81 t Anchorage 65 52 s 57 50 r Milwaukee 80 67 s 90 69 s Atlanta 82 70 t 82 70 t Minneapolis 92 70 pc 96 68 s Austin 96 73 s 96 74 s Nashville 88 66 pc 89 72 c Baltimore 82 56 s 83 62 s New Orleans 86 80 r 84 79 r Birmingham 84 73 t 87 73 r New York 80 63 s 85 68 s Boise 84 52 s 85 55 s Omaha 96 67 pc 95 65 s Boston 78 60 s 84 67 s Orlando 91 76 t 91 75 t Buffalo 76 60 s 83 67 s 82 61 s 87 66 s Cheyenne 92 60 s 87 55 pc Philadelphia Phoenix 105 84 pc 103 82 s Chicago 84 64 s 90 68 s Pittsburgh 77 54 s 85 60 s Cincinnati 84 61 s 90 64 s Portland, ME 75 55 s 80 62 s Cleveland 74 56 s 85 65 s Portland, OR 72 52 c 75 53 c Dallas 94 75 s 91 74 s 88 54 s 90 55 s Denver 96 63 s 92 58 pc Reno Richmond 86 63 pc 87 66 pc Des Moines 94 65 s 94 66 s Sacramento 90 57 s 92 56 s Detroit 80 61 s 88 65 s 88 70 s 92 70 pc El Paso 90 67 s 90 69 pc St. Louis Salt Lake City 93 67 s 90 65 pc Fairbanks 58 44 c 55 43 c 82 69 pc 80 67 pc Honolulu 88 74 pc 88 73 pc San Diego San Francisco 67 52 pc 67 53 pc Houston 94 76 pc 90 77 t Seattle 67 52 sh 67 51 c Indianapolis 86 63 s 90 67 s Spokane 73 47 pc 76 49 s Kansas City 91 67 s 94 70 s Tucson 99 73 pc 98 73 t Las Vegas 104 83 s 101 81 s Tulsa 97 68 s 93 74 s Little Rock 92 72 pc 87 74 r Wash., DC 85 65 s 89 71 s Los Angeles 89 67 s 86 67 s National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Death Valley, CA 119° Low: Bodie State Park, CA 25°

WEATHER HISTORY Record cold invaded New England on Aug. 29, 1965. Over 2.0 inches of snow topped Mt. Washington, N.H.



In which country have floods taken the most lives?



Today 6:47 a.m. 7:55 p.m. 6:35 p.m. 4:44 a.m.


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FREE ENERGY SAVING IMPROVEMENTS CITY OF LAWRENCE CAN HELP HOMEOWNERS SAVE $$$ ON ENERGY BILLS The City of Lawrence has money available to pay for weatherizing homes in the city. Improvements are limited to:

• Attic Insulation • Storm Windows • Weatherstripping of Entry Doors Grants for these improvements will be made to eligible homeowners. No repayment for this assistance is required. Grants will be awarded on a first-come first served basis. Eligibility requirements for this assistance are: 1. The home must not have received this service since January 1, 1993. 2. The home must be owner occupied with no more than two dwelling units. 3. Home ownership will be verified. 4. Annual gross family income cannot exceed the following guidelines. Family Size 1 2 3 4

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COLLEGE HOOPS: boosts KU commit Greene in its latest recruiting ranks. 4B WHEREFORE ART THY WINS, ROMEO? Coach Romeo Crennel and the Chiefs hope to build some momentum for the regular season after two big preseason losses. Story on page 5B



LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD OWednesday, August 29, 2012


Tom Keegan

Self’s test: Give KU guards options Interchangeable guards capable of initiating and leading the offense have been as much a part of Bill Self’s tenure as Kansas University basketball coach as sarcastic one-liners and 30-win seasons. Having Russell Robinson, Mario Chalmers and Sherron Collins on the same team meant Self always had two point guards on the floor on the 2008 nationalchampionship team. Tyshawn Taylor and Elijah Johnson, both hybrid guards, led Kansas all the way to the 2012 national-title game. Outlet passers didn’t have to search for just the right guy to lead the break. They had options. Self’s 10th Kansas team features a deep frontcourt stocked with skilled big men, athletic bodies, shot-blockers, bangers and shooters. It’s in the backcourt where this edition will have a different look than his last seven teams. “We’ve got some talented kids back there, but getting the pieces to fit, it’s a lot easier making the pieces fit if you’re playing with two point guards than it is when you’re playing maybe with half a point guard,” Self said. “To put our best team out there right now, you’re looking at a team that’s not a great ballhandling and passing team. There’s going to be some pressure on Elijah to play well this year.” It’s not too difficult to find reasons to believe Johnson will be up to the task. He’s a blur leading the break, has a good feel for where the ball should go, has a nice passing touch and limits careless turnovers. After that, when looking at the likely starting five of Johnson, Ben McLemore, Travis Releford, Perry Ellis and Jeff Withey, it’s a little unsettling to try to identify the second-best ballhandler. “It’s probably Travis,” Self said. “But Ben’s getting better. But that’s the whole thing, we’ve always had guys who can make plays out there. Even on our championship team, we had three point guards out of our four perimeter players.” Taylor had his wild moments, but he had Johnson’s steadying influence on which he banked. “Those two combined were terrific,” Self said. “When you’re taking Tyshawn out of the equation, and adding Ben as far as playing the majority of the minutes, you gain so much in maybe shooting and size and that kind of stuff, but you do lose that guy who can just break a defense down and go make a play. That’s why Elijah has to get better and I think he will.” Sophomore Naadir Tharpe and talented but wild freshman Anrio Adams will push for time backing up Johnson and at times playing alongside him. “Right now if I was nervous about a position, it would be our point-guard play, just because it’s not as natural for Elijah, Naadir’s unproven and Anrio’s never done it,” Self said. Naturally, Self’s everintense mind is pondering ways to maximize the

In line to start

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KANSAS UNIVERSITY NEWCOMERS JORDAN TAVAI (9) AND ASLAM STERLING (77) WILL START their first games at KU, coach Charlie Weis announced Tuesday. Tavai, a defensive tackle, and Sterling, an offensive guard, are just two of 14 new arrivals on the Jayhawks’ two-deep for Saturday’s game against South Dakota State.

Big linemen among new arrivals to earn starting jobs By Matt Tait

Two of Kansas University team’s most recent arrivals officially became starters on Tuesday, when KU football coach Charlie Weis released the first depth chart of the regular season. Offensive lineman Aslam Sterling was penciled in as the starter at right guard and defensive lineman Jordan Tavai was tapped as the top option at nose tackle. The question now is: Does the fact that both guys were able to work their way into the starting lineup in less than a month say more about their ability or the team they joined? “I think it says a lot about those guys,” senior offensive lineman Duane Zlatnik said. “I saw film on them both before

DEPTH CHART See KU football’s first depth chart of the regular season, including 14 new arrivals as starters or backups. Page 4B they came here and I knew they were gonna come in and compete right away. The best players are gonna play.” In the case of Tavai, a 6-foot-3, 290-pound juniorcollege transfer from El Camino, Calif., that was exactly the explanation Weis gave. “He’s been one of our best guys in his brief time here,” Weis said of Tavai. Not only is Tavai listed as the starting nose tackle, he also is listed as a potential back-up at both defensive end spots. The reason? Weis said he’s the one guy on the ros-

ter who could start inside and transition outside effortlessly. For Sterling, a 6-foot-5, 348-pound monster from Nassau Community College in New York, the move has been just the opposite. After spending most of his three weeks in town at tackle, Sterling began working at right guard early last week. “I didn’t really expect to go play right guard,” Sterling said. “But I’m starting, so I’m happy.” The move, though challenging, has not been that difficult for Sterling. For starters, he has previous experience at the position and also has a built-in advantage. “When you’re moving from right tackle to right guard, you know what the guy next to you is doing, so it’s not that bad,” he said. Both Weis and offensive

line coach Tim Grunhard said putting Sterling at guard and allowing junior Gavin Howard to play right tackle gives KU’s O-line the best shot for early success. “He’s a big road-grader, so we’re excited about seeing what he can do,” Grunhard said. Added Weis: “We’ve settled the offensive line down. Instead of there being roving parts, we’ve settled it down. Gavin and (junior) Riley (Spencer) have settled down at right tackle, and Aslam and (junior) Randall (Dent) at right guard. I think you should expect to see all four of those guys playing in the game.” While Sterling’s size — he’s down about 20 pounds from his reporting weight — is unmatched on the KU roster, his hard work is what earned him Please see FOOTBALL, page 4B

Royals rough up Verlander, Tigers

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LAWRENCE HIGH DEFENDER DALEN REED BATTLES FOR THE BALL with Topeka High forward Garet Campion during the first half on Tuesday at LHS.

LHS soccer routs Topeka, 6-0 By Benton Smith

Nothing inspires change quite like falling victim to a shutout. After Lawrence High’s boys soccer team failed to score in its season-opening loss Friday, coach Mike Murphy and the Lions discussed the need for generating some offense. To foster those efforts, Murphy started three forwards in the Lions’ formation, instead of two. With seniors Gavin FischPlease see GUARDS, page 4B er, Robert Lyan and Luke

Matthews up top Tuesday night, LHS spread out Topeka’s defense and had no trouble forging a 6-0 home victory. Possession wasn’t necessarily an issue for Lawrence in its 1-0 loss to Manhattan four days earlier, but Matthews, who scored the game’s final goal in the 77th minute, said the change made an impact. “That gave us a lot more offense and made us able to play through the wings more and get the ball out wide,” Matthews said.

Murphy isn’t sure if the formation will stick, though, with teams better than THS (0-1) likely more capable of exploiting it. Still, it did the trick in the Lions’ first win of the year. That old cliche of the best defense being a good offense, Murphy said, applied for Lawrence (1-1). “If we control the ball, if we possess and we run the ball back on their half, that’s the best way to play defense,” the third-year LHS coach said, noting the Lions Please see LHS, page 4B

KANSAS CITY, MO. (AP) — Mike Moustakas had three hits and three RBIs and the Kansas City Royals roughed up Justin Verlander in a 9-8 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night. Verlander, the reigning AL MVP and Cy Young Award winner, was charged with eight earned runs, matching his career high, in 5 2-3 innings. It was the third time in Verlander’s career he had surrendered eight earned runs and first since April 6, 2009, at Toronto. Jhonny Peralta hit a tying solo homer for Detroit in the eighth, but the Royals responded in the bottom half. Billy Butler hit a one-out single for his third hit of the game and was replaced by Lorenzo Cain, who swiped second. Salvador Perez then fouled out against Brayan Villarreal (3-4) and Phil Coke came in to face Moustakas, who doubled down the rightfield line to give the Royals a 9-8 lead. Aaron Crow (3-1) got the win despite allowing Peralta’s 10th homer and Greg Holland worked out of a jam to earn his eighth save in 10 opportunities.

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DETROIT PITCHER JUSTIN VERLANDER TALKS to his infield during the second inning against the Royals, Tuesday in Kansas City, Please see ROYALS, page 5B Mo.

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Twins awarded 2014 All-Star game MINNEAPOLIS (AP) â&#x20AC;&#x201D; The Minnesota Twins will host the 2014 All-Star game at Target Field. A person with knowledge of the decision, speaking to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because neither the Twins nor Major League Baseball had announced it, confirmed the news on Tuesday. The Twins scheduled a news

conference for this afternoon to make an unspecified â&#x20AC;&#x153;major announcement regarding an upcoming event to be hosted at Target Field,â&#x20AC;? which opened in 2010. The award of MLBâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s 2014 midsummer showcase to Minnesota has been widely expected for years. Commissioner Bud Selig has all but declared it several times previously.

The 2013 All-Star game is set for Citi Field, home of the New York Mets. The Kansas City Royals hosted this yearâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s game at Kauffman Stadium. Minnesota last hosted the All-Star game in 1985 at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, where the Twins played for 28 seasons before moving into their open-air, limestone-and-glass ballpark on

the other side of downtown Minneapolis. Theyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ve sold an average of 35,202 tickets per game this year despite the worst record in the American League. The Twins lost 99 games last season, too, but drew more than 3.1 million fans. Tampa Bay, an expansion team in 1998, is the only AL team that hasnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t hosted an AllStar game.

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Ohio State oversteps its authority

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By Jason Lloyd


Akron Beacon Journal

COLUMBUS, OHIO â&#x20AC;&#x201D; At first glance, it doesnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t appear to be a big deal. Particularly on the day Urban Meyer was holding his first weekly news conference as the new football coach at Ohio State. But the reason Meyer is here and Jim Tressel is not is that the fanatical, worshipping culture surrounding Ohio State football intoxicated school officials into believing they were bigger than the rules of society, that the Scarlet Steamroller was strong enough to flatten anything in its path. Now 17 months later, apparently nothing has really changed. Minutes before Meyer took to the podium Monday morning in the team meeting room, OSU spokesman Jerry Emig announced the dayâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s agenda, which included a silly new rule banning reporters from using Twitter during Meyerâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s news conferences. On the surface, it seems petty. But Ohio State officials have no legal standing to prevent reporters from sharing information that is given in a public setting. Nor do they have the authority to dictate when that information can be disseminated. Whether or not that was the intent, this reeks of a powerhungry program flexing a little muscle in a rare area where they donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t have any and searching for control in areas out of their domain. Want to ban your players from using Twitter? Fine. Want to keep the coaches off it? Thatâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s their prerogative. But attempt to tell a room of reporters from around the state when theyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re allowed to report news and problems are sure to ensue. It appears as if, at least for this week, everyone in the room abided by the request. I didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t use my Twitter account during the news conference because I wanted to reserve judgment on the policy in hopes of hearing a better explanation. I didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t really get one. After speaking with a couple of the schoolâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s media relations people, the reasoning ranged from the success they had banning Twitter during some closed practices over the summer to how reporters canâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t really listen to the news conference if theyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re constantly tweeting what Meyer is saying. My job is to decipher what is worthy of reporting instantly on Twitter and what is worth saving for later. I donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t need OSU officials to make the decision for me. Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s common for teams to ban Twitter during closed practices and itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s easy to see why. It isnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t a public venue and they donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t want reporters tweeting certain plays or injuries as theyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re happening. Teams are well within their rights to make such a request. Southern California made its decision to embrace it by including playersâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; Twitter handles on their depth chart. Ohio State has gone in the other direction, trying to control when and how the news is distributed. By the end of our chat, I was left with the impression this rule could soon be changing. That would be a great idea. It doesnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t happen very often, but this is a contest the Buckeyes canâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t win.

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ANDY RODDICK RETURNS A SHOT TO RHYNE WILLIAMS during the first round of the U.S. Open. Roddick won, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4, on Tuesday in New York.

Roddick rolls to U.S. Open first-round victory NEW YORK â&#x20AC;&#x201D; That Andy Roddickâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s last match as a twentysomething would not be his last match at the 2012 U.S. Open was hardly in doubt Tuesday, especially whenever he was launching that intimidating, tough-to-handle serve of his. To close the first set: ace at 141 mph. To close the second: ace at 134 mph. To close the third: ace at 127 mph. Yes, even as Roddickâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s 30th birthday approaches on Thursday, even as his body has succumbed to injury after injury, that serve is pretty much still the same as it ever was. Now that he more frequently faces opponents who grew up cheering for him â&#x20AC;&#x201D; such as 21-year-old qualifier Rhyne Williams of Knoxville, Tenn., the foil for Tuesdayâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 victory â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Roddick knows more than ever he needs to rely on the best thing heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s got, and 20 aces helped this time. â&#x20AC;&#x153;You really donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t see that shot,â&#x20AC;? Williams said glowingly about Roddickâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s serve. Following Roddick into Arthur Ashe Stadium was 32-year-old Venus Williams, playing her first U.S. Open match since she pulled out before the second round in 2011 and revealed she had been diagnosed with an autoimmune disease. After a shaky start, dropping the first two games â&#x20AC;&#x201D; and even seven points in a row in one stretch â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Williams used her own powerful serve to right herself and beat Bethanie MattekSands of the U.S., 6-3, 6-1. One serve at 124 mph jammed Mattek-Sandsâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; left index finger, shoving it into a racket string so hard she needed attention from a trainer. Venus Williams won the 2000 and 2001 U.S. Opens, two of her seven career Grand Slam titles. Thatâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s half as many as her younger sister, Serena, who began her bid for No. 15 with a 6-1, 6-1 victory over 75th-ranked CoCo Vandeweghe in Tuesdayâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s last match in Ashe, yet another all-American affair. Nineteen-year-old Sloane Stephens, who is ranked 44th, eliminated 2010 French Open champion Francesca Schiavone, 6-3, 6-4. And 2009 runner-up Caroline Wozniacki, who began the year ranked No. 1 but has struggled and was seeded eighth, lost 6-2, 6-2 against 96th-ranked Irina-Camelia Begu of Romania.

RUSTON, LA. â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Texas A&M and Louisiana Tech have decided to postpone Thursday nightâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s season opener in Shreveport because of Hurricane Isaacâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s forecasted path through Louisiana. The game has been rescheduled until Oct. 13, which had been an open date for both teams. Louisiana Tech athletic director Bruce Van de Velde says university officials, who announced the postponement on Tuesday, are concerned about the safety of the athletes and fans, and want to conscientious of the effect the storm could have on residents throughout the region. Tech now opens Sept. 8 at Houston, while A&M opens Sept. 8 at home against No. 23 Florida.


Wells wonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t be charged CINCINNATI â&#x20AC;&#x201D; A grand jury has declined to charge a former Xavier University basketball player, a week after his expulsion from school. Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters says grand jurors heard allegations of sexual assault against Dez Wells but decided against criminal charges. Last week, the university expelled Wells for what it called a â&#x20AC;&#x153;serious violationâ&#x20AC;? of the schoolâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s code of student conduct. At the time, the school gave no details of the violation but said a conduct board consisting of faculty, students and administrators made the decision.

Ex-Duke standout Heyman dies DURHAM, N.C. â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Duke announced that Art Heyman, the captain of the Blue Devilsâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; first Final Four team, has died. The school said Tuesday family members say Heyman died Monday night in Florida. The cause of death was not available. He was 71. Heyman led Duke to a 69-14 record from 1960-63 and averaged 25 points and nearly 11 rebounds. He was the most outstanding player of the 1963 Final Four.

,!4%34,).% NFL PRESEASON Week 4 New England ..................2 (41)........................ NY GIANTS WASHINGTON .................4 (40)...................... Tampa Bay DALLAS .........................2 1/2 (37)............................. Miami Thursday JACKSONVILLE .............. 3 (38) ............................. Atlanta HOUSTON .....................3 1/2 (39) ................... Minnesota DETROIT ........................... 4 (38) .............................. Buffalo Kansas City ............ 1 (40) ............. GREEN BAY TENNESSEE ..................3 1/2 (41) ................ New Orleans INDIANAPOLIS ............... 3 (40) ........................ Cincinnati PHILADELPHIA ............... 5 (37) ............................. NY Jets CLEVELAND .................3 1/2 (37)......................... Chicago PITTSBURGH ...............3 1/2 (39)........................ Carolina ST. LOUIS ........................ 5 (39) ........................ Baltimore SEATTLE .......................6 1/2 (40) ........................ Oakland SAN FRANCISCO ........... 3 (38) ........................ San Diego ARIZONA .......................2 1/2 (36)........................... Denver NCAA FOOTBALL Favorite ............ Points (O/U) ........... Underdog Thursday South Carolina ..........6 1/2 (46)................ VANDERBILT Central Florida ............24 (47)............................. AKRON BALL ST ........................3 1/2 (56)............... Eastern Mich CONNECTICUT ............... 24 1/2 .............. Massachusetts Ucla ...............................16 1/2 (56)............................... RICE BYU ...................................13 (61)............... Washington St Minnesota ...................8 1/2 (50) ............................. UNLV Friday a-Tennessee ...............3 1/2 (52)...................... N.C. State

MICHIGAN ST ................. 7 (46) ............................ Boise St STANFORD .....................26 (52)................... San Jose St Saturday b-Notre Dame ................16 1/2................................... Navy WEST VIRGINIA ......24 1/2.................. Marshall PENN ST ...............................6........................................ Ohio Northwestern .................1 1/2......................... SYRACUSE OHIO ST ...............................23 ........................ Miami-Ohio ILLINOIS ...............................10............ Western Michigan Tulsa ....................... 1 1/2 ................... IOWA ST CALIFORNIA .........................11 ................................. Nevada NEBRASKA .......................19 1/2................ Southern Miss Miami-Florida .....................2.............. BOSTON COLLEGE c-Iowa ..................................10............... Northern Illinois d-Colorado .......................... 6 ........................ Colorado St GEORGIA ..............................38 ................................. Buffalo FLORIDA ..............................29 .................. Bowling Green TEXAS ....................29 1/2................. Wyoming HOUSTON ........................ 36 1/2 ........................... Texas St a-Clemson ........................3 1/2 .............................. Auburn USC .......................................40 .................................. Hawaii e-Alabama .......................13 1/2........................... Michigan Rutgers ............................19 1/2............................. TULANE Oklahoma .................. 31 .......................... UTEP ARIZONA ..............................10.................................. Toledo WASHINGTON ..................14 1/2................... San Diego St Troy .......................................6......................................... UAB DUKE ...................................3 1/2 ....................... Florida Intl LSU ........................................43 ....................... North Texas OREGON ...............................36 ....................... Arkansas St SOUTH ALABAMA ...........6 1/2 ............ Tex San Antonio

Sunday LOUISVILLE ......................13 1/2.......................... Kentucky BAYLOR ..................... 10 ........................... Smu Monday VIRGINIA TECH ................7 1/2 .................. Georgia Tech a-at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta b-at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland c-at Soldier Field in Chicago d-at Sports Authority Field in Denver e-at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas MLB Favorite .................. Odds ................. Underdog National League LA Dodgers .......................6-7......................... COLORADO Cincinnati ...................5 1/2-6 1/2...................... ARIZONA Atlanta .........................5 1/2-6 1/2................... SAN DIEGO PHILADELPHIA ..................7-8............................... NY Mets St. Louis ......................... Even-6 .................. PITTSBURGH Washington ......................6-7................................... MIAMI Milwaukee ..................... Even-6 ............. CHICAGO CUBS San Francisco ..................7-8............................ HOUSTON American League NY YANKEES .................... 11-12.............................. Toronto Oakland .......................5 1/2-6 1/2................. CLEVELAND BALTIMORE .................5 1/2-6 1/2............. Chi White Sox TEXAS ..................................7-8......................... Tampa Bay Detroit ..................... 6-7 ............ KANSAS CITY MINNESOTA ................... Even-6 ............................. Seattle LA ANGELS ................. 7 1/2-8 1/2 .......................... Boston Home Team in CAPS (c) 2012 Tribune Media Services, Inc.


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A guide to college football season ————

Plenty of big games, big-game players to keep an eye on in 2012 By John Marshall AP College Football Writer

PHOENIX — College football is in for some big and, some say, much-needed changes with the switch to a four-team playoff. Before we get to that, there’s still a couple more seasons under the current system; the playoffs don’t begin until 2014. And this one will be worth watching. There’s plenty of interesting story lines, from Penn State trying to rebuild in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sexabuse scandal to Urban Meyer’s return to coaching with Ohio State. There’s no shortage of great players, either. Southern California quarterback Matt Barkley skipped the NFL for the chance at a national title, Michigan’s Denard Robinson is a blur even without his shoelaces tied and Wisconsin’s Montee Ball is like trying to tackle a wrecking ball. Great teams? Could be a few of those, too. USC, LSU, Alabama, Oklahoma, Oregon — the BCS could be under a lot of strain this season with those teams all bidding for No. 1. So to get you ready, we’ve got a rundown of some of the things to watch out for this season.

Top teams USC. Barkley is back. So is his top target, Robert Woods. Former Penn State running back Silas Redd was a nice addition. Postseason eligible again, the Trojans aren’t aiming for just any bowl; they want a trip to Miami and national championship.

Alabama. The Crimson Tide have won two of the past three national championships. They figure to be contenders for another. LSU. The Honey Badger is gone. All those other NFL prospects — such as defensive end Sam Montgomery and safety Eric Reid — should keep the Tigers from missing him. Oklahoma. The Sooners have a record-setting QB in Landry Jones, a brick wall of an offensive line and with the return of Mike Stoops, Bob’s feisty little brother, they should be good on defense, too. Oregon. LaMichael James and Darron ThomJack Dempsey/AP File Photo as are gone? Big deal. The SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA QUARTERBACK MATT Ducks have plenty of othBARKLEY scrambles in a November 2011 game er players who can fly in against Colorado in Boulder, Colo. Barkley skipped those new winged unis. the NFL for a shot a national title.

Keep an eye on Arkansas. QB Tyler Wilson and RB Knile Davis are back, coach John L. Smith has calmed the storm after Bobby Petrino’s motorcycle crash and subsequent firing. All Arkansas has to do now is get by Alabama and LSU — its only two losses a year ago — which isn’t as farfetched as you might think. Both visit the Natural state, one early (Alabama on Sept. 15) the other late (LSU the day after Thanksgiving) Florida State. The Seminoles’ return to prominence has been rumored for years. Under coach Jimbo Fisher, it may actually happen this season. Wisconsin. The Badgers are hungry after consecutive Rose Bowl losses and they have Ball, one of the nation’s best running backs.

Michigan State. Behind RB Le’Veon Bell, the Spartans could be on the verge of breaking a Rose Bowl drought that goes back to 1988. Texas. Mack Brown’s crew appears to be headed back to the big stage behind a helmet-rattling defense. West Virginia. The Mountaineers could make their first season in the Big 12 championship worthy.

Top players Barkley, USC. Projected as a high NFL draft pick, Barkley became an instant Heisman Trophy front-runner when he announced he was coming back for his senior season. Ball, Wisconsin. The Badgers’ star running back changed the pronunciation of his name from Mon-tee to Mon-tay.

will likely get more touches this season now that James is in the NFL. Marcus Lattimore, South Carolina. Back from a torn ACL last season, he should be one of the nation’s top running backs this year.

Big games Sept. 1, Michigan vs. Alabama at Cowboys Stadium, Arlington, Texas. The annual opener at Jerry Jones’ funhouse has had some great matchups in the past. This one could be the best of the bunch. Sept. 15, Alabama at Arkansas. Winner could get the inside track on a national-title run. Sept. 22, Michigan at Notre Dame. Last season’s epic finish makes this a must-watch. Oct. 13, Oklahoma vs. Texas in Dallas. The Red River rivalry continues after all the conference shuffling and could become epic again with these two teams on the rise. Oct. 27, Notre Dame at Oklahoma. A rare meeting between power programs. Nov. 3, Alabama at LSU. We may not get sucked into calling it the Game of the Century again, but it still figures to have national-title implications. Nov. 3, Oregon at USC. Triple digits in combined points is a possibility with all those playmakers on the field. Nov. 24, Michigan at Ohio State. Meyer is running the Buckeyes and Michigan appears to be back. This rivalry could be heating back up.

Whatever you call him, dude’s good. Robinson, Michigan. The Wolverines’ electric quarterback has churned out more than 8,000 yards in his career, most of those the past two seasons. Imagine what he could do if he tied his shoes. Geno Smith, West Virginia. The Mountaineers’ QB set multiple school records as a junior and more could be on the way in his final season in Charleston. Barkevious Mingo, LSU. Been known to train wreck offensive linemen. Jones, Oklahoma. He’s been around since Barry Switzer was coach. OK, maybe not that long, but the four-year starter will leave as the most prolific passer in OU history. De’Anthony Thomas, The new guys There was quite a bit Oregon. Spectacular as a freshman last season and of turnover in the coach-

ing ranks over the offseason, with some pretty big names landing in new places. Here’s a few: Bob Davie, New Mexico. Away from coaching for a decade, Davie tries to turn around a program plagued by embarrassments on and off the field under Mike Locksley. Todd Graham, Arizona State. The fast-talking Texan has done everything right in Tempe so far, soothing concerns about bouncing around while building excitement for the program. All that’s left is to win some games. Mike Leach, Washington State. His offenses are always entertaining. So’s his mouth. Meyer, Ohio State. Burned out no more, the two-time national champion coach returns to the sideline with one of the country’s premier programs — and too many references to an Urban renewal. Bill O’Brien, Penn State. The former o-coordinator of the New England Patriots might have the toughest job in the country. Rich Rodriguez, Arizona. RichRod’s three-year run at Michigan didn’t go so well, but he has Tucson buzzing about football again with his suped-up offense. Smith, Arkansas. The Razorbacks needed someone to smooth over the ugliness of Bobby Petrino’s firing. The even-keel Smith should be a good fit. Charlie Weis, Kansas. Weis’ first stint as a head coach petered out at Notre Dame. The Jayhawks are hoping he can turn around a program that languished under Turner Gill.

KSU’s Klein not typical ————

Quarterback named captain for third year in row MANHATTAN (AP) — The proclamation from coach Bill Snyder following No. 22 Kansas State’s annual spring game was hardly surprising, even though what it represented was downright historic. Senior quarterback Collin Klein would be one of four captains for the 2012 season. Klein ran for 27 touchdowns last season to break a school record set in 1969, and threw for 13 more while leading the Wildcats to a 10-3 record and a berth in the Cotton Bowl. He spent most of the season bloodied and battered, often missing every practice between games, yet never once complaining as he put together one of the finest seasons in school history. So everybody expected Klein to be a captain. But the fact that he was made a captain for the third straight year, something that had never before happened for an offensive player in school history, spoke volumes about how he’s viewed inside and outside the program. “I think the sky’s the limit for anybody. It’s just what you do with what you’ve got,” Snyder said. “He does a great deal with what he has.” More than anything, that’s why Snyder has such an appreciation for him. He doesn’t have the greatest throwing motion — wide receiver Chris Harper called it “jinky,” which he described as “not what everybody typically thinks is correct.” And he certainly prefers to scramble out of the pocket than settle back and search down field. But even though Klein is just about the furthest thing from the prototypi-

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KANSAS STATE QUARTERBACK COLLIN KLEIN carries the ball in a 2011 game against Oklahoma State in Stillwater, Okla. cal, 21st-century quarterback, he somehow makes it work in Snyder’s modern adaptation of the veer offense. Klein had the thirdmost rushing attempts last season in major college football, the 317 carries trailing only Bobby Rainey of Western Kentucky and Robbie Rouse of Fresno State — both of them running backs, guys who are supposed to be toting the ball. The quarterback with the next-most attempts was Tevin Washington of Georgia Tech, and he was 75 carries shy. It’s no wonder Klein took such a beating last season he often joked he was becoming best friends with the Kansas State training staff. Perhaps that’s the biggest reason why Klein spent so much of his offseason working with Harper and the rest of his veteran wide receivers. They toiled in the blistering, 100-degree heat of the Flint Hills, running endless routes and refining Klein’s mechanics to the point where maybe — just maybe — he’ll be able to air it out a bit more this season.

“The growth has been across the board, and it hasn’t just been focused in one area,” Snyder said. “He’s grown in regards to his game management. He’s grown in regards to his understanding of our offense and defensive football. He’s grown in terms of leadership, in terms of his confidence level, in just his overall presence on the field, as well as the physical things, the running game and passing game as well. I’ve seen some movement, positive movement, in all those areas.” The Wildcats started to move away from a onedimensional, run-first offense centered around their quarterback late last year, when teams began to stack the line to prevent the 6-foot-5, 226-pound wrecking ball from running right at them. Klein averaged 124 yards passing over the first eight games, but nearly 184 yards in the final four games against Oklahoma State, Texas A&M, Texas and Iowa State. The only loss was a 52-45 heartbreaker to the then-No. 3 Cowboys on the road.

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Rivals moves KU commit Greene into top 25 By Gary Bedore

Future Kansas University small forward Brannen Greene’s national recruiting ranking improved nine slots — from No. 31 to 22 overall — announced on Tuesday. The rise of Greene, a 6-foot-7, 200-pound senior from Tift County High in Forsyth, Ga., means KU and Florida currently are the only two schools in the country with at least two verbal commitments in the top 30 in the Class of 2013. Conner Frankamp, a 6-0 senior guard from Wichita North, remains at No. 28 overall entering his senior season. Florida has commitments from No. 6 Chris Walker and No. 7 Kasey Hill. As far as some other KU targets ... Forwards Julius Randle and Jabari Parker flipflopped their Nos. 1 and 2 national rankings. Randle, 6-9 from Prestonwood



Christian Academy in Plano, Texas, who is now ranked No. 1, lists KU, Baylor, Duke, Florida, Kentucky, North Carolina, N.C. State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Texas. Parker, 6-8 from Chicago Simeon, who is No. 2, lists KU, BYU, DePaul, Duke, Florida, Georgetown, Kentucky, Michigan State, North Carolina, Stanford and Illinois. Parker’s dad and high school coach, Sonny Parker, was not pleased to hear the news. “My son fell because he was injured (and missed some AAU ball),” Sonny told the Chicago Sun Times. “He’s still ranked No. 1 everywhere else.

He’s national player of the year with two gold medals, three state championships. What more could he do? The rankings are overrated anyway. In that trophy cabinet at Simeon there are trophies that have nothing to do with rankings. “This stuff doesn’t mean anything to Jabari,” Sonny added. “He doesn’t get caught up in rankings and all that stuff.” Meanwhile, Randle told “Sure it’s a goal. But I’ve become more mature in high school so I know that everybody is going to have their own opinion. My goal has become to win first and then try to establish myself as the best player on the court each time I’m out there.” Aaron Gordon, a 6-8 forward from Archbishop Mitty High in San Jose, Calif., who is considering KU, Arizona, Washington, Oregon, Kentucky and Cal, remained at No. 5. Anthony “Cat” Barber, a 6-2 point guard from

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Caitlin Broadwell led LHS with 19 kills. Brea OVERLAND PARK — May had 32 assists, Zoe Despite winning two of Reed 20 digs and Brianna the first three sets, the Anderson 6 blocks in the Lawrence High volleyball loss. team fell, 14-25, 25-21, 19The Lions (0-1) will re25, 25-21, 15-8, in its season turn to action next week opener on Tuesday at with a quad on Sept. 6 at Blue Valley West. LHS.

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LAWRENCE HIGH MIDFIELDER JUSTIN RILEY PULLS BACK for a shot on goal against Topeka High during the first half Tuesday at LHS.


attacked the ball to control the game. “In that sense it was a team defensive effort that keeps that back line from having to do a lot.” The Lions asserted themselves with a dominating first half, out-shooting visiting Topeka, 16-4. Lyan put Lawrence ahead permanently just 10 minutes in. He sprinted down the middle of the field, past Topeka’s defense for a quick touch and goal. “We got the first goal,” Lyan said, “and that was that.” Just more than five minutes later, senior midfielder Conner Murphy strategically trailed the action to set himself up for an easy score in the box, giving the Lions a 2-0 advantage. The goals kept coming in the 18th minute, when senior Nick Andrews flew into a crowd and converted on a header. Senior midfielder Justin Riley created Lawrence’s fourth and final goal of the first half in the 36th minute with a violent boot from more than 25 yards out. Riley’s shot rocketed into the upper right corner, giving Topeka goal-

keeper Cain Mathis zero chance of stopping it. The barrage continued in the second half, when Lawrence booted nine more shots to Topeka’s one. In the 55th minute, Fischer kicked the ball away from Mathis, who was playing up in the box, before the keeper could grasp it. With the goalie down on the turf, Fischer shot the ball into a wide open net for a 5-0 Lions lead. Matthews’ victory-capping goal came with less than four minutes remaining. Parker Davies sent a free kick at backup keeper James Lucatero (Mathis was injured on the previous goal), who punched it away. But Matthews took a few quick steps toward the rebound and headed the ball in on the right side. “We’re always supposed to crash the goal,” he said, “as soon as it’s shot.” While Lawrence’s offense did most of the damage, its senior goalie, Jeff Mekus, produced three big saves in the shutout win. Said Murphy: “We felt good about what we did tonight.” Next up for LHS is a Sept. 4 game at Blue Valley West.

the opportunity to start. From going all-out at practice every day to spending nearly an hour a night extra in his playbook, Sterling did all he could to make up for lost time. That included extra one-on-one sessions with strength coach Scott Holsopple, both in the mornings and after practices. “It’s not fun at all. Not for a guy my size,” he said. “But I’m getting through it, and my conditioning is getting better each week.” In other notable depth chart news: O Senior transfer Anthony McDonald, a linebacker from Notre Dame, was not listed. “Anthony could play,” Weis said. “But, right now, I don’t believe that Anthony could turn it loose. When he can turn it loose, the depth chart will change.” O Red-shirt freshman Michael Cummings continues to hold the lead over sophomore transfer Turner Baty in the race to back up starting quarterback Dayne Crist. At running back, juco transfer Taylor Cox edged out sophomore Brandon Bourbon for the No. 2 spot at running back — behind sophomore starter Tony Pierson — but Weis said all three backs should get carries on Saturday. O KU’s two-deep features 14 newcomers, including five who will enter the season as starters. O Tavai and freshman wide receiver Tre’ Parmalee were the two players whose names appeared three different times on the depth chart. While Tavai is listed in three spots on the defensive line, Parmalee was listed as a reserve at three different positions — wide receiver, punt returner and holder. O Although most of the battles for first- and second-string spots have been settled, a few instances of “OR” remain on the depth chart. Weis doesn’t mind. “Hopefully, they’ll never resolve themselves,” Weis said. “The reason you have those is because you like ’em both, not because you like neither. It’s a little tougher when the “or” is in the first position.”


efficiency of a backcourt that, at least compared to most of his, has an unconventional makeup. “We don’t really change much how we play, but we tweak a lot more than what people

Memphis, Michigan State, Notre Dame and Xavier. Tyler Roberson, a 6-8 forward from Roselle (N.J.) Catholic, improved from No. 53 to No. 29. He lists KU, Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Rutgers, Seton Hall, South Carolina, SMU, Syracuse and Villanova. He has said he will visit KU the weekend of Sept. 7, but told Rivals. com on Tuesday he may yet change the date. Troy Williams, a 6-6 forward from Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Va., and good buddy of point guard Barber, improved from No. 41 to No. 35. He lists KU, Kentucky, North Carolina, Alabama, Louisville, Georgetown, South Carolina, Ohio State, Arkansas and Memphis. Karviar Shepherd, a 6-10 center from Prime Prep Academy in Dallas fell from No. 34 to No. 43. He lists KU, SMU, Texas, Texas A&M, LSU, Oklahoma, TCU and Marquette. His prep teammate, Jordan Mickey, a

6-7 forward who also lists KU, improved from No. 51 to No. 38. Allerik Freeman, a 6-4 guard from Findlay Prep in Henderson, Nev., fell from No. 39 to No. 52. He lists KU, Duke, Ohio State, UCLA and Villanova. As far as a pair of local products who at this time are not considering KU ... Raytown, Mo.’s Ishmail Wainright, 6-5 from Montrose Christian High in Maryland, fell from No. 32 to No. 49. Semi Ojeleye, 6-8 from Ottawa High, improved from No. 36 to 30. O Doyle visits two: Former KU guard Milton Doyle has visited both Loyola University of Chicago and University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and figures to choose one of those schools, reports. Doyle, a 6-4 guard from Chicago Marshall High, elected to not return to campus after the Jayhawks’ summertime trip to Europe.


“I think they’re well aware of that,” he said. “I think bringing back moments from the past, both good and bad, are good teaching points.” With that in mind, Weis said the least of his concerns was about his team looking past the Jackrabbits. “I don’t think we’re worried about being overconfident,” he said. “We just lost a hundred in a row.”

Hampton (Va) High, remained No. 9. He will visit KU this weekend. He also lists N.C. State, Alabama and Louisville. Marcus Lee, a 6-9 power forward from Deer Valley High in Antioch, Calif., improved from No. 33 to No. 15. He lists KU, Cal, Duke, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisville and UCLA. Jermaine Lawrence, a 6-9 power forward from Pope John XXIII in Sparta, N.J. improved from 19 to 18. He lists KU, Kentucky, UCLA, St. Johns, Cincinnati, Syracuse and UNLV. Wayne Selden, a 6-5 shooting guard from Tilton (N.H.) School, saw his ranking fall to 23 from No. 21. He lists KU, Florida, Missouri, UCLA, Syracuse and Ohio State. Demetrius Jackson, a 6-1 point guard from Marian High in Mishawaka, Ind., jumped from No. 70 to No. 27. Emerging as one of the best players in the entire class, Jackson now lists KU, Butler, Florida State, Illinois, Louisville,


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(second team) Pat Lewandowski (Soph.) Damon Martin (RSFr.) Dylan Admire (RSFr.) Randall Dent (Jr.) Riley Spencer (Jr.) Jimmay Mundine (Soph.) Brandon Bourbon (Soph.) Taylor Cox (Jr.) Michael Cummings (RSFr.) Chris Omigie (Jr.) Tre’ Parmalee (Fr.) Andrew Turzilli (Soph.)


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Ron Doherty (Jr.) Ron Doherty (Jr.) Trevor Marrongelli (Sr.) Reilly Jeffers (Fr.) Blake Jablonski (Soph.) D.J. Beshears (Sr.) Daymond Patterson (Sr.)

Austin Barone (Fr.) Sean Huddleston (Soph.) Reilly Jeffers (Fr.) Trevor Marrongelli (Sr.) Tre’ Parmalee (Fr.) Taylor Cox (Jr.) Bradley McDougald (Sr.)

Preparation Ouch During Tuesday morning’s Missouri Valley Conference coaches teleconference South Dakota State coach John Stiegelmeier pointed out that preparing for the Jayhawks could be tough because they had no recent film to watch from Weis coaching the Jayhawks. “We don’t see anything because there’s no film on ’em, obviously,” Stiegelmeier said. “You can look at Florida, with coach Weis and his offense there but that’s a whole different level and different type of player.” Later in the day, Weis seemed genuinely confused when Stiegelmeier’s comments were brought to his attention. “No film on me? Take your pick,” he said. “Florida, Chiefs, Notre Dame. You get tons of film on me, what do you want to pick? Fortunately, I’ve done a lot of different things, so I think you have to decide what you’re gonna get ready for.” So much, in fact, that Weis said he was not concerned at all about the concept of spies observing practice from KU’s campus. “We’ve done so many things on offense that if you video-taped all we’ve done and tried to get ready for it, it would take

you about three years,” Weis said. “So, if they can figure that out, they’re a lot smarter than I am.”

think,” he said. “In the past, I didn’t care who fed the post. Now we might have to set it up where Elijah’s the one feeding the post, much like we did with Aaron Miles because we had a similar type situation with Aaron, Keith (Langford) and J.R. (Giddens). You know, it’s kind of similar.” Self will do more than reflect on those days. He

and assistants Joe Dooley, Norm Roberts, Kurtis Townsend and director of operations Doc Sadler will look closely at what worked well when having one primary ballhandler instead of two on the floor. “We’ll go back and look at some of that film to see how we utilized putting Aaron in as many positions as possible to finish

Snap judgment Last weekend’s suspension of starting long snapper Justin Carnes made the KU coaching staff adjust quickly. As it turns out, the bad news might have turned out to be a blessing, as senior center Trevor Marrongelli has taken over on short snaps and freshman Reilly Jeffers is listed as the firstteam deep snapper. “Trevor is actually a better short snapper, it’s just that you had an opportunity to take your starting center and not have to put him out there,” Weis said. “In reality, what we’re doing is we’re just forcing Trevor to do more work. But at the same time we actually get a very, very good short snapper.” Asked if Jeffers, a true freshman from South Bend, Ind., was ready for the load, Weis praised Marrongelli yet again. “If Reilly wasn’t good enough, he wouldn’t be doing it because Trevor’d be doing that, too,” he said. “Trevor could longsnap, too, but I don’t want to listen to him whine about having to run 45 yards down the field after he snaps the ball. I think we feel pretty good about it. You never going into a season just having one guy do it. You have other guys that are set and ready to go.”

QB update As for the health of SDSU quarterback, Austin Sumner, on whom there is plenty of film to watch, Stiegelmeier said the sophomore was “questionable” for Saturday’s 6:06 p.m. kickoff. “He had an injury in fall camp and, right now, he is more out than in,” Stiegelmeier said. “He’s doing everything he can, but it’s very doubtful that he’s gonna play.” If Sumner cannot play, red-shirt freshman Eric Kline would get the start, but Weis said the injury report would not change KU’s practice plans. “Sumner is who we’ll prepare for,” Weis said. “And if it ends up being Kline, we’ll be ready to Position changes go.” KU’s latest official Oh, those Dakotas roster revealed posiAll of the talk about tion changes for a couple playing South Dakota of Jayhawks not on this State in the opener has week’s depth chart. brought back plenty of Junior Darius Willis, memories of KU’s season- who started every game of opening embarrassment the 2011 season at middle at the hands of North Da- linebacker also has begun working as a defensive kota State in 2010. Although Weis was not end. Sophomore Victor here at that time, he said Simmons, who played 11 he had reminded his play- games at safety last seaers plenty about that 6-3 son, has been moved to linebacker. loss. the plays,” Self said. “We haven’t had to play that way lately, but I could see us doing it more this year.” They’ll figure out a way to make Kansas a top five team, but along the way will look sloppy at times, throwing the ball away before it gets into the hands of a powerful dunker or a shooter with a soft touch.



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KANSAS CITY CHIEFS QUARTERBACK MATT CASSEL (7) IS TACKLED by Seattle Seahawks defensive end Greg Scruggs (98) during the first half of an NFL preseason game on Friday in Kansas City, Mo.

Chiefs’ focus ahead, not on tuneup woes KANSAS CITY, MO. (AP) — Fans who say the preseason doesn’t count for anything probably tend not to congregate in Kansas City. For followers of the Chiefs, August augurs almost nothing but pain. At 1-2 going into Thursday’s final 2012 tuneup at Green Bay, Kansas City is a woebegone 7-28 in preseason games since 2004. In four of those supposedly meaningless preseasons, the Chiefs were 0-4. Meaningless? Their combined 6-26 exhibition record the past eight years has been followed by 53 wins and 75 losses in the regular season, one playoff appearance and no playoff wins. The Chiefs haven’t posted a winning preseason since 2003 when Dick Vermeil’s Chiefs won the Hall of Fame game to nudge past break-even at 3-2 — and then tore through the regular season 13-3. In their last two August games, a 31-17 setback to St. Louis and a 44-14 embarrassment against Seattle, the performance has been especially grim. For that reason, coach Romeo Crennel may use his starters against Green Bay much more than firstteamers normally play in a game that usually belongs to longshots and backups. “What I want to see is I want to see an efficient operation from all the units and particularly the starting unit,” Crennel said. “So, if they go out there and they operate efficiently, then I might be inclined to say, ‘Well, we’ve done something good,’ and if we don’t do anything good, I might say, ‘We need to do something good,’ to build up that confidence level.” Playing the regulars in the final preseason game is taking a chance that somebody might get hurt. Confidence is also an issue for a team as young as the Chiefs. They don’t have a

What I want to see is ... an efficient operation from all the units and particularly the starting unit.” — Kansas City Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel on his plans for the team’s final preseason game player older than 30, and the regular-season opener at home against Atlanta will only be 10 days away when the Chiefs’ latenight flight returns from Green Bay. “When you have good things happen, that’s a positive all the way around,” Crennel said. “I think that from a coaching standpoint, what you have to be careful about when you’re not playing well is that you don’t beat them up too much because now they lose all confidence. So you do have to point out the good things that they do. If you can do anything good and show that you can do some good things, then you try to build on that and then that confidence level that you’re talking about, then that can occur. But, if you never do anything good and you always get beat up, then you believe that.” As worrisome as any position, especially after the Seattle game, is quarterback. Matt Cassel was 19 for 34 for 168 yards and a TD against the Seahawks. But he was also sacked three times and threw a rookie-like interception off his back foot. Seahawks rookie Russell Wilson was clearly the best quarterback on the field that night. Cassel denies any special need to have a good game against the Packers. “I think there’s always a sense of urgency. It doesn’t matter how you play one game, there’s always a sense of urgency every game you go into,” he said “This week, obviously, we’re going in and we’re looking to have

Austin Jackson led off the Detroit ninth with a walk and advanced to third on a groundout and wild pitch. After Miguel Cabrera struck out and Prince Fielder was walked intentionally, Delmon Young hit Holland’s next pitch just outside the rightfield pole. Tigers manager Jim Leyland wanted it reviewed and after looking at replays, it was ruled a foul ball. Young lined out to left on the next pitch. Jackson went 3 for 3 and scored three times for the Tigers, who stayed 2 games back of the AL Central-leading White Sox. Fielder and Young each had two RBIs. After striking out his first two hitters, Verlander allowed seven runs on 10 hits to the next 13 batters, throwing 56 pitches in the first two innings. The Royals batted around in a four-run second. Alex Gordon doubled and scored in the first, then doubled home two runs in the second. It was his fifth consecutive multi-hit game and gave him a major league-leading 44 doubles. Perez’s second double in the sixth scored Jarrod Dyson and chased Verlander after the righthander yielded 12 hits, one shy of his career high set Aug. 11, 2006, against the Chicago White Sox in his rookie season. The Royals’ 2-through-6 hitters — Alcides Escobar, Gordon, Butler, Perez and Moustakas — combined for 12 hits and nine RBIs. Moustakas began the day mired in a 1-for-23 skid. Verlander entered with a 9-2 record and a 1.83 ERA in 13 career starts at Kauffman Stadium and a 14-2 overall record against the Royals. Detroit scored three times in the first. Andy Dirks doubled in Jackson and scored on Young’s two-out homer off Luis Mendoza. The Royals responded with three runs in the bottom half, capped by Moustakas’ two-run single. Mendoza gave up six runs and seven hits in five innings.

some production and go from there. But our ultimate goal is to get ready for Atlanta and week one.” Tamba Hali, the Chiefs’ best pass-rusher, will sit out the Atlanta game as the result of a one-game league suspension. Crennel, in something of a surprise, said instead of giving Hali’s backups a chance for extended playing time on Thursday night, he would have Hali make the start. “He’s a football player. He wants to play football, so we will let him play,” Crennel said. “I think that we’ll keep on the same schedule that we’re going to have the starters on and not give him any more or any less because he is a starter, I don’t think you want to expose him any more than you want to expose your other starters. We’ll deal with his circumstance next week.” Cornerback Brandon Flowers has not practiced all month because of a foot injury. He may not be ready for the Falcons and his backup, Jalil Brown, has not looked good. Plus, Brown missed another practice on Tuesday with a groin injury. If he doesn’t improve, starting against the Falcons could be Jacques Reeves, who broke his leg in 2009 and BOX SCORE sat out both 2010 and 2011. 9, Tigers 8 Also out for the Green Royals Detroit Kansas City ab r h bi ab r h bi Bay game is first-team nose AJcksn cf 3 3 3 0 JDyson cf 3 2 10 tackle Anthony Toribio, Dirks rf 5 1 1 1 AEscor ss 5 1 21 3b 5 1 2 1 AGordn lf 5 2 22 which give first-round pick MiCarr Fielder 1b 3 1 1 2 Butler dh 4 1 32 Dontari Poe his first start. DYong dh 5 1 1 2 L.Cain pr-dh 0 1 00 c 4 0 1 1 S.Perez c 5 1 21 Drafted out of Memphis Avila JhPerlt ss 4 1 1 1 Mostks 3b 5 0 33 4 0 0 0 Francr rf 4 0 00 as a project, the 346-pound Infante 2b 4 0 0 0 Hosmer 1b 4 0 00 Poe has looked raw and un- Berry lf Giavtll 2b 4 1 20 Totals 37 8 10 8 Totals 39 9 15 9 schooled at a position that Detroit 303 000 110—8 is vital to the 3-4 defense. Kansas City 340 001 01x—9 LOB-Detroit 6, Kansas City 11. 2B-Dirks (15), “My expectations have Fielder (26), A.Gordon 2 (44), S.Perez 2 (13), been, all along, that he Moustakas (26). HR-D.Young (15), Jh.Peralta (10). SB-A.Jackson (11), L.Cain (6), Giavotella (1). learn our defense and our IP H R ER BB SO system and be an efficient Detroit Verlander 5 2/3 12 8 8 3 6 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 player in our system,” D.Downs L,3-4 1 2/3 2 1 1 1 2 Crennel said. “If he can do Villarreal Coke 1/3 1 0 0 1 1 City that, then he’ll help us win. Kansas Mendoza 5 7 6 6 1 4 If he doesn’t do that, then K.Herrera H,16 1 2/3 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 it will be hard to win. In Collins Crow W,3-1 BS,6-8 1 1/3 1 1 1 0 3 this defense, you have to G.Holland S,8-10 1 0 0 0 2 1 Collins pitched to 1 batter in the 7th. be good down the middle, WP-K.Herrera, G.Holland. Umpires-Home, Phil Cuzzi; First, Ted Barrett; and the nose is right in the Second, Manny Gonzalez; Third, Greg Gibson. middle of the defense.” T-3:30. A-13,601 (37,903).

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O’s, Tillman subdue Sox

SCOREBOARD AMERICAN LEAGUE Kansas City 9, Detroit 8 Baltimore 6, Chicago White Sox 0 Oakland 7, Cleveland 0 N.Y. Yankees 2, Toronto 1 Texas 1, Tampa Bay 0 Seattle 5, Minnesota 2 Boston at L.A. Angels, (n)

NATIONAL LEAGUE N.Y. Mets 9, Philadelphia 5, 10 innings Pittsburgh 9, St. Louis 0 Miami 9, Washington 0 Milwaukee 4, Chicago Cubs 1 San Francisco 3, Houston 2 Colorado 8, L.A. Dodgers 4 Cincinnati 5, Arizona 2 Atlanta at San Diego, (n)

UPCOMING American League

TODAY’S GAMES Toronto (Happ 2-1) at N.Y. Yankees (Sabathia 13-3), 12:05 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Axelrod 1-2) at Baltimore (J.Saunders 0-0), 6:05 p.m. Oakland (Blackley 4-3) at Cleveland (Kluber 0-2), 6:05 p.m. Tampa Bay (Cobb 8-8) at Texas (M.Harrison 15-7), 6:05 p.m. Detroit (A.Sanchez 2-3) at Kansas City (B.Chen 9-10), 7:10 p.m. Seattle (Vargas 13-8) at Minnesota (Deduno 4-2), 7:10 p.m. Boston (Undecided) at L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 9-9), 9:05 p.m. THURSDAY’S GAMES Oakland at Cleveland, 11:05 a.m. Chicago White Sox at Baltimore, 11:35 a.m. Seattle at Minnesota, 12:10 p.m. Tampa Bay at Toronto, 6:07 p.m. Detroit at Kansas City, 7:10 p.m. Boston at L.A. Angels, 9:05 p.m.

National League

TODAY’S GAMES L.A. Dodgers (Blanton 8-12) at Colorado (D.Pomeranz 1-7), 2:10 p.m. Cincinnati (Latos 10-4) at Arizona (Corbin 5-5), 2:40 p.m. Atlanta (Hanson 12-6) at San Diego (Stults 4-2), 5:35 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Harvey 2-3) at Philadelphia (Hamels 14-6), 6:05 p.m. St. Louis (J.Kelly 4-5) at Pittsburgh (W.Rodriguez 8-13), 6:05 p.m. Washington (Detwiler 7-6) at Miami (Ja.Turner 0-1), 6:10 p.m. Milwaukee (Fiers 7-6) at Chicago Cubs (Samardzija 8-11), 7:05 p.m. San Francisco (Zito 10-8) at Houston (Keuchel 1-6), 7:05 p.m. THURSDAY’S GAMES N.Y. Mets at Philadelphia, 12:05 p.m. Milwaukee at Chicago Cubs, 1:20 p.m. St. Louis at Washington, 6:05 p.m. San Francisco at Houston, 7:05 p.m. Arizona at L.A. Dodgers, 9:10 p.m.

LEAGUE LEADERS AMERICAN LEAGUE G AB R H Pct. Trout LAA 105 427 100 144 .337 MiCabrera Det 127 495 84 161 .325 Jeter NYY 127 545 83 175 .321 Konerko CWS 112 418 53 132 .316 Beltre Tex 125 485 74 152 .313 Fielder Det 128 463 69 144 .311 Revere Min 92 384 53 119 .310 Mauer Min 120 447 67 138 .309 Cano NYY 128 494 78 152 .308 Butler KC 127 481 55 148 .308 RUNS-Trout, Los Angeles, 100; Kinsler, Texas, 90. RBI-Hamilton, Texas, 111; MiCabrera, Detroit, 107; Fielder, Detroit, 93; Willingham, Minnesota, 92. HITS-Jeter, New York, 175; MiCabrera, Detroit, 161; AGordon, Kansas City, 153. DOUBLES-AGordon, Kansas City, 44; AdGonzalez, Boston, 37. TRIPLES-AJackson, Detroit, 8; JWeeks, Oakland, 8; Rios, Chicago, 7. HOME RUNS-ADunn, Chicago, 38; Hamilton, Texas, 35; Encarnacion, Toronto, 34; Granderson, New York, 33; MiCabrera, Detroit, 32. STOLEN BASES-Trout, Los Angeles, 41; RDavis, Toronto, 39; Revere, Minnesota, 30; Crisp, Oakland, 28; AEscobar, Kansas City, 26. PITCHING-Weaver, Los Angeles, 16-3; Price, Tampa Bay, 16-5; Sale, Chicago, 15-5; MHarrison, Texas, 15-7; Scherzer, Detroit, 14-6. STRIKEOUTS-Verlander, Detroit, 198; Scherzer, Detroit, 195; FHernandez, Seattle, 184; Darvish, Texas, 182. SAVES-JiJohnson, Baltimore, 40; Rodney, Tampa Bay, 39.


G AB R H Pct. MeCabrera SF 113 459 84 159 .346 AMcCutchen Pit 125 475 90 164 .345 Posey SF 116 413 58 135 .327 YMolina StL 110 409 51 133 .325 DWright NYM 125 461 77 147 .319 Holliday StL 126 489 83 151 .309 CGonzalez Col 114 448 80 138 .308 Braun Mil 120 464 85 142 .306 Fowler Col 117 378 67 115 .304 Freese StL 116 419 60 125 .298 RUNS-AMcCutchen, Pittsburgh, 90; Bourn, Atlanta, 85; Braun, Milwaukee, 85; MeCabrera, San Francisco, 84. RBI-Braun, Milwaukee, 90; Holliday, St. Louis, 90; Beltran, St. Louis, 85; FFreeman, Atlanta, 82. HITS-AMcCutchen, Pittsburgh, 164; MeCabrera, San Francisco, 159. DOUBLES-ArRamirez, Milwaukee, 43; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 36; Prado, Atlanta, 36; Votto, Cincinnati, 36; DWright, New York, 36. TRIPLES-Fowler, Colorado, 11; Bourn, Atlanta, 10; MeCabrera, San Fran, 10. HOME RUNS-Braun, Milwaukee, 35; Stanton, Miami, 29; Beltran, St. Louis, 28; Bruce, Cincinnati, 27. STOLEN BASES-Bourn, Atlanta, 37; Pierre, Philadelphia, 32. PITCHING-Dickey, New York, 16-4; Cueto, Cincinnati, 16-6; GGonzalez, Washington, 16-7; AJBurnett, Pittsburgh, 15-5; Strasburg, Washington, 15-6. STRIKEOUTS-Strasburg, Washington, 186; Dickey, New York, 183. SAVES-Hanrahan, Pittsburgh, 34; Chapman, Cincinnati, 32.


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The Associated Press

Orioles 6, White Sox 0 BALTIMORE — Chris Tillman allowed one hit over seven innings, Nick Markakis drove in three runs, and Baltimore defeated Chris Sale and Chicago on Tuesday night for its fourth straight win. Lew Ford homered for the second time in two nights and Adam Jones hit his 100th career home run for the Orioles, who moved a season-high 14 games over .500 (71-57) and remained atop the AL wild-card standings. The only hit against Tillman (7-2) was an infield dribbler by Dayan Viciedo in the fifth inning that shortstop J.J. Hardy couldn’t snag with an attempted barehanded pickup. Pitching on six days’ rest, Tillman walked four, struck out five and did not allow a runner past second. Chicago

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Yankees 2, Blue Jays 1 NEW YORK — Phil Hughes had another fine start at home, Nick Swisher extended his torrid streak with an RBI single,

Nick Wass/AP Photo

BALTIMORE’S CHRIS TILLMAN pitches against Chicago. Tillman allowed one hit in seven innings, and the Orioles blanked the White Sox, 6-0, on Tuesday night in Baltimore.

and New York handed Ricky Romero his 11th straight loss. Hughes (13-11) won his sixth consecutive decision at Yankee Stadium, giving up only Adeiny Hechavarria’s first major league homer in seven effective innings. He allowed four hits and walked three. Rafael Soriano bounced back from a blown save Monday night, when he gave up a go-ahead homer to Colby Rasmus with two outs in the ninth, by working a perfect inning to finish the four-hitter for his 34th save in 37 tries. Curtis Granderson hit a sacrifice fly to help the Yankees to their fifth win in 12 games. They beat Romero (8-12) for the third time during his winless skid.

Athletics 7, Indians 0 CLEVELAND — Tommy Milone and three Oakland relievers extended Cleveland’s scoreless streak to 22 innings, and the Athletics beat the Indians. Brandon Moss and Chris Carter homered off Zach McAllister (5-5) as Oakland won its fourth straight to remain tied with Baltimore atop the AL wild-card race. Oakland is 5-0 against Cleveland and has won 10 of 12 since dropping eight of 13. Milone (11-9) worked six innings. Oakland

Cleveland ab r h bi ab r h bi Drew ss 3 0 0 0 Kipnis 2b 4 0 10 Reddck rf 5 1 1 0 AsCarr dh 4 0 10 Cespds cf 5 0 0 0 Choo rf 3 0 10 S.Smith dh 5 3 2 0 CSantn c 4 0 20 Carter 1b 5 2 3 2 Brantly cf 4 0 00 Moss lf 5 1 2 3 Duncan lf 4 0 10 Dnldsn 3b 4 0 1 0 Lillirdg ss 4 0 10 DNorrs c 4 0 0 0 Ktchm 1b 4 0 10 Rosales 2b 4 0 2 1 Donald 3b 4 0 00 Totals 40 711 6 Totals 35 0 8 0 Oakland 022 010 002—7 Cleveland 000 000 000—0 E-Reddick (5), Choo (2), Lillibridge (5). LOBOakland 9, Cleveland 9. 2B-S.Smith (16), Carter (10), Rosales (2), As.Cabrera (30), Lillibridge (5). HR-Carter (12), Moss (14). SB-Donaldson (3). IP H R ER BB SO Oakland Milone W,11-9 6 7 0 0 1 5 Blevins 1 2/3 1 0 0 0 0 Neshek 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 Scribner 1 0 0 0 0 1 Cleveland McAllister L,5-5 4 1/3 9 5 5 3 8 Sipp 1 2/3 0 0 0 0 2 E.Rogers 2 0 0 0 0 4 J.Smith 1 2 2 0 0 2 WP-J.Smith. T-3:13. A-13,413 (43,429).

Rangers 1, Rays 0 ARLINGTON, TEXAS — Yu Darvish struck out 10 over seven innings for Texas to win a pitchers’ duel against James Shields and Tampa Bay. Ian Kinsler homered to give Texas enough against the suddenly sliding Rays, who have lost four in a row. Tampa Bay

Texas ab r h bi ab r h bi DJnngs lf 4 0 1 0 Kinsler 2b 4 1 11 BUpton cf 3 0 0 0 Andrus ss 4 0 10 Joyce rf 1 0 0 0 Hamltn cf-lf 3 0 00 Fuld rf 3 0 3 0 Beltre 3b 2 0 00 Longori 3b 4 0 0 0 N.Cruz rf 2 0 00 Zobrist ss 3 0 1 0 Gentry cf 0 0 00 Scott dh 3 0 1 0 MiYong dh 3 0 00 C.Pena 1b 4 0 0 0 DvMrp lf-rf 2 0 00 RRorts 2b 4 0 1 0 Soto c 3 0 10 Loaton c 3 0 0 0 Morlnd 1b 3 0 10 Totals 32 0 7 0 Totals 26 1 4 1 Tampa Bay 000 000 000—0 Texas 000 100 00x—1 DP-Tampa Bay 1, Texas 1. LOB-Tampa Bay 8, Texas 4. 2B-Scott (17). HR-Kinsler (16). SB-Fuld (6). S-B.Upton. IP H R ER BB SO Tampa Bay Shields L,12-8 7 3 1 1 2 8 McGee 1 1 0 0 0 0 Texas Darvish W,13-9 7 6 0 0 2 10 Mi.Adams H,24 1 1 0 0 0 1 Nathan S,27-28 1 0 0 0 0 3 HBP-by Shields (N.Cruz). T-2:48. A-30,700 (48,194).

Mariners 5, Twins 2 MINNEAPOLIS — Dustin Ackley hit a three-run homer, Hisashi Iwakuma was hard to hit, and Seattle beat Minnesota. Seattle

Minnesota ab r h bi ab r h bi Ackley 2b 5 1 1 3 Revere cf 2 0 01 Gutirrz cf 4 1 0 0 Mstrnn rf 3 0 00 Seager 3b 4 0 2 2 Mauer c 4 0 00 JMontr dh 4 0 0 0 Wlngh lf 3 1 10 Smoak 1b 4 0 0 0 Mornea 1b 4 0 10 Olivo c 4 0 1 0 Doumit dh 4 0 11 Thams rf 4 0 0 0 Plouffe 3b 3 0 00 TRonsn lf 4 1 2 0 JCarrll 2b 3 1 10 Ryan ss 4 2 3 0 Flormn ss 2 0 00 Totals 37 5 9 5 Totals 28 2 4 2 Seattle 002 030 000—5 Minnesota 001 000 001—2 E-Plouffe (13). DP-Seattle 2. LOB-Seattle 6, Minnesota 6. 2B-Seager (26), Ryan 2 (17), Doumit (26). HR-Ackley (10). SB-T.Robinson 2 (5). SF-Revere. IP H R ER BB SO Seattle Iwakuma W,5-3 6 1 1 0 4 4 O.Perez 1/3 1 0 0 0 0 Kinney 1 2/3 0 0 0 0 2 Furbush 2/3 2 1 1 0 1 Wilhelmsen S,20-23 1/3 0 0 0 1 0 Minnesota Diamond L,10-6 7 7 5 5 1 2 Waldrop 1 1 0 0 0 0 Al.Burnett 1 1 0 0 0 2 HBP-by Iwakuma (Willingham). WP-Iwakuma. T-2:55. A-29,854 (39,500).


Nats suffer fifth straight loss The Associated Press

St. Louis

Pittsburgh ab r h bi ab r h bi Jay cf 4 0 1 0 Tabata lf 3 1 10 Schmkr 2b 4 0 0 0 Snider rf 4 0 21 Hollidy lf 3 0 0 0 AMcCt cf 5 2 20 SRonsn lf 1 0 0 0 GJones 1b 4 1 11 Craig 1b 4 0 0 0 PAlvrz 3b 5 3 44 Beltran rf 2 0 0 0 McKnr c 5 1 21 Descals ss 0 0 0 0 JHrrsn 2b 3 0 10 YMolin c 1 0 1 0 Barmes ss 4 0 12 T.Cruz c 2 0 1 0 JMcDnl p 0 0 00 Freese 3b 3 0 1 0 Clemnt ph 1 1 00 Furcal ss 2 0 0 0 Resop p 0 0 00 MCrpnt rf 1 0 0 0 Takhsh p 0 0 00 Westrk p 10 0 0 RJcksn ph 10 0 0 Dicksn p 10 1 0 Totals 30 0 5 0 Totals 34 9 14 9 St. Louis 000 000 000—0 Pittsburgh 102 041 10x—9 E-Descalso (9). DP-Pittsburgh 2. LOB-St. Louis 4, Pittsburgh 9. 2B-Jay (14), A.McCutchen (24), P.Alvarez (20). 3B-Snider (1). HR-P.Alvarez 2 (25). S-Ja.McDonald 2. SF-G.Jones. IP H R ER BB SO St. Louis Westbrook L,13-10 5 11 7 7 4 2 Dickson 3 3 2 1 0 4 Pittsburgh Ja.McDonald W,12-6 7 2 0 0 1 6 Resop 1 3 0 0 0 1 Takahashi 1 0 0 0 0 2 HBP-by Westbrook (J.Harrison). T-2:30. A-17,492 (38,362).

Marlins 9, Nationals 0 MIAMI — Stephen Strasburg gave up a career-high seven runs in five innings, and first-place Washington’s losing streak reached five games when it was beaten by Ricky Nolasco and last-place Miami on Tuesday night. Nolasco (10-12) allowed five hits in his third career shutout and eighth complete game. Strasburg (15-6) came into the game with a streak of 27 consecutive scoreless innings against Miami in five starts since last September. But he gave up a homer to his Mets 9, Phillies 5, second batter, Justin Rug- 10 innings giano, and trailed 5-0 by PHILADELPHIA — Ike Dathe third inning. vis hit a tiebreaking double during a four-run 10th Washington Miami inning, Kelly Shoppach ab r h bi ab r h bi Werth rf 4 0 0 0 Petersen lf 5 1 10 had a two-run homer, and Harper cf 4 0 1 0 Ruggiano cf 4 2 42 Zimmerman 3b 4 0 1 0 Reyes ss 5 1 00 New York beat PhiladelLaRoche 1b 4 0 0 0 Ca.Lee 1b 4 2 11 phia for its third straight Morse lf 3 0 0 0 Stanton rf 4 1 33 Stammen p 0 0 0 0 Dobbs 3b 4 0 12 victory. Tracy ph 1 0 1 0 D.Solano 2b 4 0 11 Desmond ss 4 0 0 0 Brantly c 4 1 10 Espinosa 2b 3 0 0 0 Nolasco p 3 1 10 K.Suzuki c 40 2 0 Strasburg p 20 0 0 Lombardozzi lf 1 0 0 0 Totals 34 0 5 0 Totals 37 9 13 9 Washington 000 000 000—0 Miami 203 112 00x—9 E-Espinosa (12), Dobbs (8). LOB-Washington 8, Miami 7. 2B-Tracy (6), Ca.Lee (22), Stanton (26). HR-Ruggiano (13). SB-Petersen (6), Ca.Lee (3). S-Nolasco. IP H R ER BB SO Washington Strasburg L,15-6 5 9 7 5 1 3 Stammen 3 4 2 2 1 1 Miami Nolasco W,10-12 9 5 0 0 0 6 HBP-by Nolasco (Espinosa). WP-Nolasco. T-2:22. A-24,877 (37,442).

Pirates 9, Cardinals 0 PITTSBURGH — Pedro Alvarez homered twice and drove in four runs, James McDonald scattered two hits over seven innings, and Pittsburgh beat St. Louis on Tuesday night. Alvarez hit a two-run homer in the third to give the Pirates a comfortable lead, added an RBI double in the fourth then hit a 469-foot blast to center in the sixth. He went 4 for 5.

New York

Philadelphia ab r h bi ab r h bi Tejada ss 5 2 2 0 Rollins ss 3 1 00 DnMrp 2b 5 0 3 0 Frndsn 3b 4 1 00 DWrght 3b 3 2 2 2 Utley 2b 4 2 21 I.Davis 1b 5 1 1 1 Howard 1b 5 1 14 Duda lf 5 2 2 1 Mayrry cf 3 0 10 Bay lf 0 0 0 0 DBrwn lf 4 0 00 Shppch c 5 1 3 3 Pierre lf 1 0 00 Baxter rf 4 1 1 2 L.Nix rf 3 0 10 AnTrrs cf 3 0 0 0 Kratz c 4 0 10 RRmrz p 0 0 0 0 Worley p 1 0 00 Edgin p 0 0 0 0 Valdes p 0 0 00 Rauch p 0 0 0 0 Polanc ph 1 0 00 JuTrnr ph 1 0 0 0 Lindlm p 0 0 00 Parnell p 0 0 0 0 Bastrd p 0 0 00 CYoung p 2 0 0 0 Papeln p 0 0 00 RCarsn p 0 0 0 0 Wggntn ph 1 0 00 Hairstn cf 2 0 0 0 Rosnrg p 0 0 00 Totals 40 914 9 Totals 34 5 6 5 New York 100 210 010 4—9 Philadelphia 400 010 000 0—5 E-Dan.Murphy (12). DP-New York 1, Philadelphia 2. LOB-New York 6, Philadelphia 7. 2B-Tejada (23), I.Davis (21), Shoppach (1). HR-Shoppach (2), Baxter (1), Utley (9), Howard (9). CS-Hairston (2). S-Parnell, Worley. SF-D.Wright. IP H R ER BB SO New York C.Young 4 1/3 4 5 5 3 2 R.Carson 1 0 0 0 0 1 R.Ramirez 1 0 0 0 1 1 Edgin 1 1/3 1 0 0 1 1 Rauch 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 Parnell W,4-3 2 1 0 0 0 2 Philadelphia Worley 4 1/3 9 4 4 0 4 Valdes 1 2/3 0 0 0 0 2 Lindblom H,19 1 0 1 1 2 1 Bastardo BS,4-4 1 1 0 0 0 1 Papelbon 1 0 0 0 0 0 Rosenberg L,0-2 1 4 4 4 0 0 Lindblom pitched to 1 batter in the 8th. HBP-by C.Young (Frandsen), by R.Carson (Mayberry), by Rosenberg (Baxter). PB-Kratz 2. T-3:41. A-41,227 (43,651).

Brewers 4, Cubs 1 CHICAGO — Jeff Bianchi hit a three-run shot for his first big-league homer, leading Milwaukee past Chicago. Milwaukee

Chicago ab r h bi ab r h bi Aoki rf 4 1 2 0 DeJess rf-cf 4 0 00 RWeks 2b 2 0 0 0 Valuen 3b 3 0 10 Braun lf 4 0 1 0 Rizzo 1b 4 0 00 ArRmr 3b 4 0 0 0 ASorin lf 3 0 00 Hart 1b 4 0 1 0 SCastro ss 4 0 10 Mldnd c 4 1 0 0 WCastll c 3 0 00 CGomz cf 3 1 1 0 BJcksn cf 2 0 00 Bianchi ss 3 1 1 3 Camp p 0 0 00 Gallard p 2 0 0 0 Barney 2b 3 0 00 Morgan ph 1 0 0 0 T.Wood p 2 1 11 FrRdrg p 0 0 0 0 AlCarr p 0 0 00 Axford p 0 0 0 0 Mather rf 1 0 00 Totals 31 4 6 3 Totals 29 1 3 1 Milwaukee 030 000 010—4 Chicago 001 000 000—1 DP-Milwaukee 1, Chicago 1. LOB-Milwaukee 2, Chicago 4. 2B-Aoki (23), Braun (25), Hart (31). HR-Bianchi (1), T.Wood (1). SB-Aoki (21). CS-R.Weeks (1), Valbuena (2). IP H R ER BB SO Milwaukee Gallardo W,14-8 7 3 1 1 3 9 Fr.Rodriguez H,24 1 0 0 0 0 0 Axford S,21-29 1 0 0 0 0 2 Chicago T.Wood L,4-11 7 5 3 3 0 4 Al.Cabrera 1/3 1 1 1 1 0 Camp 1 2/3 0 0 0 0 0 HBP-by T.Wood (R.Weeks). T-2:34. A-30,017 (41,009).

Giants 3, Astros 2 HOUSTON — Pinch-hitter Hector Sanchez connected on the go-ahead RBI single in the ninth inning. San Francisco

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ab r h bi Altuve 2b 5 0 00 Pareds rf 3 1 00 Wallac 1b 4 0 30 JCastro c 3 0 10 Greene ss 3 0 00 FMrtnz lf 3 1 11 FRdrgz p 0 0 00 SMoore ph 0 0 00 Wrght p 0 0 00 WLopez p 0 0 00 Ambriz p 0 0 00 MGnzlz 3b 4 0 10 BBarns cf 4 0 00 BNorrs p 2 0 00 Bogsvc lf 1 0 00 Totals 36 3 9 3 Totals 32 2 6 1 San Francisco 000 010 002—3 Houston 000 010 010—2 E-M.Cain (2), Belt (4). LOB-San Francisco 8, Houston 8. 2B-Pagan (28), Posey (29), Pence (23), Arias (12), Wallace (6). HR-Pagan (8), F.Martinez (2). SB-Paredes (1). CS-Greene (4). S-J.Castro. IP H R ER BB SO San Francisco M.Cain 7 1/3 6 2 2 3 5 S.Casilla W,5-5 2/3 0 0 0 1 0 Romo S,7-8 1 0 0 0 0 1 Houston B.Norris 6 2/3 6 1 1 2 7 Fe.Rodriguez 1 1/3 0 0 0 0 3 W.Wright 0 1 1 1 0 0 W.Lopez L,5-3 BS,3-5 2/3 2 1 1 0 1 Ambriz 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 W.Wright pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. WP-M.Cain, Fe.Rodriguez. T-3:13. A-13,516 (40,981).

Pagan cf Scutaro 2b Sandovl 3b Romo p Posey c Pence rf Belt 1b GBlanc lf Arias ph-3b BCrwfr ss M.Cain p SCasill p HSnchz ph FPegur pr-lf

Rockies 8, Dodgers 4 DENVER — Wilin Rosario homered among three hits and drove in three

runs, Tyler Chatwood pitched five effective innings, and Colorado beat Los Angeles. Andrew Brown had three hits for the Rockies, who have won eight of 10. Hanley Ramirez homered for the Dodgers, who have lost three straight. Los Angeles

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ab r h bi M.Ellis 2b Colvin cf 5 0 11 Victorn lf-cf Rutledg ss 4 2 20 Kemp cf JHerrr ss 0 0 00 JRiver lf Pachec 1b 4 2 21 AdGnzl 1b WRosr c 4 2 33 HRmrz ss Nelson 3b 4 0 01 Ethier rf ABrwn rf 4 1 31 AKndy 3b LeMahi 2b 4 0 11 A.Ellis c Blckmn lf 4 1 20 Capuan p Chatwd p 1 0 00 Punto ph MtRynl p 1 0 00 JWrght p CTorrs p 1 0 00 Wall p RBtncr p 0 0 00 L.Cruz ph Totals Totals 36 8 14 8 Los Angeles 010 100 011—4 Colorado 401 100 20x—8 DP-Colorado 2. LOB-Los Angeles 5, Colorado 5. 2B-M.Ellis (15), Ethier (32), Rutledge (12), Pacheco (23), A.Brown (5), LeMahieu (8), Blackmon (3). 3B-Rutledge (4). HR-H.Ramirez (21), W.Rosario (22). SB-Victorino (31). S-Chatwood. SF-J.Rivera, A.Ellis. IP H R ER BB SO Los Angeles Capuano L,11-10 6 10 6 6 0 3 J.Wright 1 4 2 2 0 0 Wall 1 0 0 0 0 0 Colorado Chatwood W,4-3 5 5 2 2 3 4 Mat.Reynolds 1 1/3 0 0 0 0 0 C.Torres 2 2 2 2 1 1 R.Betancourt 2/3 0 0 0 0 1 WP-Capuano, Chatwood. T-2:50. A-28,368 (50,398).

Reds 5, Diamondbacks 2 PHOENIX — Johnny Cueto scattered four hits over seven innings for his major league-leading 17th win, and Cincinnati beat Arizona. Cincinnati

Arizona ab r h bi ab r h bi Cozart ss 5 0 0 0 GParra cf 4 1 21 Stubbs cf 5 0 0 0 A.Hill 2b 4 0 00 BPhllps 2b 4 1 2 0 Kubel lf 2 0 01 Ludwck lf 4 1 1 0 J.Upton rf 4 0 00 Frazier 1b 4 1 2 2 MMntr c 4 0 00 Rolen 3b 3 1 0 0 CJhnsn 3b 4 0 00 Heisey rf 4 1 2 0 RWhelr 1b 3 0 20 Hanign c 4 0 2 2 JMcDnl ss 2 1 00 Cueto p 2 0 0 0 Miley p 2 0 00 Broxtn p 0 0 0 0 Lndstr p 0 0 00 Paul ph 1 0 0 0 Elmore ph 1 0 00 Chpmn p 0 0 0 0 Bergsn p 0 0 00 Totals 36 5 9 4 Totals 30 2 4 2 Cincinnati 030 000 020—5 Arizona 100 010 000—2 E-Jo.McDonald (1). LOB-Cincinnati 6, Arizona 4. 2B-B.Phillips (28), G.Parra 2 (20), R.Wheeler (3). 3B-Frazier (6). SB-B.Phillips (11). S-Cueto. SF-Kubel. IP H R ER BB SO Cincinnati Cueto W,17-6 7 4 2 2 1 5 Broxton H,5 1 0 0 0 0 0 Chapman S,33-37 1 0 0 0 1 1 Arizona Miley L,14-9 7 6 3 3 1 5 Lindstrom 1 3 2 2 0 0 Bergesen 1 0 0 0 0 1 WP-Cueto, Miley. T-2:40. A-20,550 (48,633).



Wednesday, August 29, 2012

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SCOREBOARD Baldwin NFL Preseason

AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA New England 1 2 0 .333 52 63 Buffalo 0 3 0 .000 27 81 Miami 0 3 0 .000 30 66 N.Y. Jets 0 3 0 .000 21 60 South W L T Pct PF PA Houston 2 1 0 .667 73 56 Jacksonville 2 1 0 .667 76 103 Tennessee 2 1 0 .667 79 61 Indianapolis 1 2 0 .333 79 59 North W L T Pct PF PA Baltimore 2 1 0 .667 91 61 Cincinnati 2 1 0 .667 54 52 Cleveland 2 1 0 .667 64 54 Pittsburgh 2 1 0 .667 87 55 West W L T Pct PF PA San Diego 3 0 0 1.000 61 43 Denver 1 2 0 .333 65 62 Kansas City 1 2 0 .333 58 92 Oakland 1 2 0 .333 58 54 NATIONAL CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA Philadelphia 3 0 0 1.000 78 50 Dallas 2 1 0 .667 43 47 Washington 2 1 0 .667 68 56 N.Y. Giants 1 2 0 .333 74 55 South W L T Pct PF PA Carolina 2 1 0 .667 53 55 Tampa Bay 2 1 0 .667 57 65 New Orleans 2 2 0 .500 81 71 Atlanta 1 2 0 .333 59 61 North W L T Pct PF PA Chicago 2 1 0 .667 56 79 Detroit 1 2 0 .333 64 62 Green Bay 1 2 0 .333 50 69 Minnesota 1 2 0 .333 52 43 West W L T Pct PF PA Seattle 3 0 0 1.000 101 41 San Francisco 2 1 0 .667 55 50 St. Louis 1 2 0 .333 53 75 Arizona 1 3 0 .250 85 103 Tonight’s Games Tampa Bay at Washington, 6 p.m. New England at N.Y. Giants, 6 p.m. Miami at Dallas, 7:30 p.m. Thursday’s Games Atlanta at Jacksonville, 5:30 p.m. N.Y. Jets at Philadelphia, 5:35 p.m. Minnesota at Houston, 6 p.m. Baltimore at St. Louis, 6 p.m. Kansas City at Green Bay, 6 p.m. New Orleans at Tennessee, 6 p.m. Cincinnati at Indianapolis, 6 p.m. Carolina at Pittsburgh, 6 p.m. Buffalo at Detroit, 6 p.m. Chicago at Cleveland, 6:30 p.m. San Diego at San Francisco, 9 p.m. Oakland at Seattle, 9 p.m. Denver at Arizona, 10 p.m.

College Football Top 25 Schedule

Thursday’s Games No. 9 South Carolina at Vanderbilt, 6 p.m. Friday’s Games No. 13 Michigan State vs. No. 24 Boise State, 7 p.m. No. 21 Stanford vs. San Jose State, 9 p.m. Saturday’s Games No. 1 Southern Cal vs. Hawaii, 6:30 p.m. No. 2 Alabama vs. No. 8 Michigan at Arlington, Texas, 7 p.m. No. 3 LSU vs. North Texas, 6 p.m. No. 4 Oklahoma at UTEP, 9:30 p.m. No. 5 Oregon vs. Arkansas State, 9:30 p.m. No. 6 Georgia vs. Buffalo, 11:21 a.m. No. 7 Florida State vs. Murray State, 5 p.m. No. 10 Arkansas vs. Jacksonville State, 6 p.m. No. 11 West Virginia vs. Marshall, 11 a.m. No. 12 Wisconsin vs. Northern Iowa, 2:30 p.m. No. 14 Clemson vs. Auburn at Atlanta, 6 p.m. No. 15 Texas vs. Wyoming, 7 p.m. No. 17 Nebraska vs. Southern Miss., 2:30 p.m. No. 18 Ohio State vs. Miami (Ohio), 11 a.m. No. 19 Oklahoma State vs. Savannah State, 6 p.m. No. 22 Kansas State vs. Missouri State, 6 p.m. No. 23 Florida vs. Bowling Green, 2:30 p.m. Sunday’s Games No. 25 Louisville vs. Kentucky, 2:30 p.m. Monday’s Game No. 16 Virginia Tech vs. Georgia Tech, 7 p.m.


Sept. 9 — Atlanta, noon Sept. 16 — at Buffalo, noon Sept. 23 — at New Orleans, noon Sept. 30 — San Diego, noon Oct. 7 — Baltimore, noon Oct. 14 — at Tampa Bay, noon Oct. 21 — BYE Oct. 28 — Oakland, 3:05 p.m. Nov. 1 — at San Diego, 7:20 p.m. Nov. 12 — at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18 — Cincinnati, noon Nov. 25 — Denver, noon Dec. 2 — Carolina, noon Dec. 9 — at Cleveland, noon Dec. 16 — at Oakland, 3:25 p.m. Dec. 23 — Indianapolis, noon Dec. 30 — at Denver, 3:25 p.m.


Sept. 1 — SDSU at Kansas, 6 p.m. Sept. 8 — Rice at Kansas, 2:30 p.m. Sept. 15 — TCU at Kansas, 11 a.m. Sept. 22 — Kansas at Northern Illinois, TBA Oct. 6 — Kansas at Kansas State, TBA Oct. 13 — Oklahoma State at Kansas, TBA Oct. 20 — Kansas at Oklahoma, TBA Oct. 27 — Texas at Kansas, TBA Nov. 3 — Kansas at Baylor, TBA Nov. 10 — Kansas at Texas Tech, TBA Nov. 17 — Iowa State at Kansas, TBA Dec. 1 — Kansas at West Virginia, TBA


at Ottawa, W 27-20 (1-0) Sept. 1 — at Peru State, 1 p.m. Sept. 8 — Evangel, 6 p.m. Sept. 15 — at Central Methodist, 6 p.m. Sept. 22 — Missouri Valley, 6 p.m. Sept. 29 — at MidAmerica Nazarene, 6 p.m. Oct. 6 — Avila, 2 p.m. Oct. 27 — at Culver-Stockton, 2 p.m. Nov. 3 — at Benedictine, 1 p.m. Nov. 10 — Graceland, 1 p.m.


Sept. 1 — at Presentation, 1 p.m. Sept. 8 — Robert Morris, noon Sept. 15 — at Tabor, 7 p.m. Sept. 22 — Bacone, 7 p.m. Sept. 29 — Southwestern, 7 p.m. Oct. 6 — Lindenwood-Belleville, 1 p.m. Oct. 13 — at Southwestern Assemblies of God, 2 p.m. Oct. 27 — at Robert Morris, noon Nov. 10 — Trinity Bible, 1 p.m.

Lawrence High

Aug. 31 — SM West Sept. 7 — at SM Northwest Sept. 14 — Olathe East Sept. 21 — at SM North Sept. 28 — Olathe South Oct. 5 — at SM South Oct. 12 — Leavenworth Oct. 19 — at Wyandotte Oct. 26 — Free State

Free State

Aug. 31 — at Olathe Northwest Sept. 7 — at SM West Sept. 14 — Olathe South Sept. 21 — Olathe North Sept. 27 — at SM North Oct. 5 — SM East Oct. 12 — Wyandotte Oct. 19 — at Leavenworth Oct. 26 — at Lawrence

Aug. 31 — Wellsville Sept. 7 — at Paola Sept. 14 — at St. James Sept. 21 — Spring Hill Sept. 28 — at De Soto Oct. 5 — at Louisburg Oct. 12 — Ottawa Oct. 19 — Santa Fe Trail Oct. 25 — at Eudora

De Soto

Aug. 31 — at Holton Sept. 7 — Ottawa Sept. 14 — at Eudora Sept. 21 — Louisburg Sept. 28 — Baldwin Oct. 5 — at Paola Oct. 12 — Bonner Springs Oct. 19 — at Spring Hill Oct. 25 — at St. James


Aug. 31 — Piper Sept. 7 — at Louisburg Sept. 14 — De Soto Sept. 21 — at Paola Sept. 28 — at Spring Hill Oct. 5 — St. James Oct. 12 — at Santa Fe Trail Oct. 19 — at Ottawa Oct. 25 — Baldwin


Aug. 31 — Nemaha Valley Sept. 7 — Doniphan West Sept. 14 — Christ Prep Academy Sept. 21 — at Olpe Sept. 28 — Pleasant Ridge Oct. 5 — Jefferson Co. North Oct. 12 — at Oskaloosa Oct. 19 — at Valley Falls Oct. 26 — Immaculata

Mill Valley

Aug. 31 — at Manhattan Sept. 7 — Turner Sept. 14 — Basehor-Linwood Sept. 21 — at Tonganoxie Sept. 28 — at Bonner Springs Oct. 5 — Piper Oct. 12 — at Schlagle Oct. 19 — Washington Oct. 26 — Lansing


Aug. 31 — Maur Hill Sept. 7 — Jackson Heights Sept. 14 — at Pleasant Ridge Sept. 22 — at Chris Prep Academy Sept. 28 — at Valley Falls Oct. 5 — at Immaculata Oct. 12 — McLouth Oct. 19 — at Jefferson Co. North Oct. 26 — Valley Heights


Aug. 31 — at Prairie View Sept. 7 — at De Soto Sept. 14 — Louisburg Sept. 21 — at St. James Sept. 28 — Paola Oct. 5 — at Spring Hill Oct. 12 — at Baldwin Oct. 19 — Eudora Oct. 25 — Santa Fe Trail


Aug. 31 — Hiawatha Sept. 7 — Sabetha Sept. 14 — at Santa Fe Trail Sept. 21 — Nemaha Valley Sept. 28 — at Holton Oct. 5 — at Royal Valley Oct. 12 — Tonganoxie Oct. 19 — at Basehor-Linwood Oct. 25 — at Jefferson West

Santa Fe Trail

Aug. 31 — Royal Valley Sept. 7 — at Holton Sept. 14 — Perry-Lecompton Sept. 21 — at Jefferson West Sept. 28 — Sabetha Oct. 5 — at Hiawatha Oct. 12 — Eudora Oct. 19 — at Baldwin Oct. 25 — at Ottawa


Sept. 7 — at Cair Paravel Sept. 13 — at St. Mary’s JV Sept. 21 — at Flint Hills Christian Oct. 1 — at Crest JV Oct. 17 — Kansas State School for the Deaf


Aug. 31 — at Lansing Sept. 7 — Atchison Sept. 14 — at Piper Sept. 21 — Mill Valley Sept. 28 — Bishop Ward Oct. 5 — at Turner Oct. 12 — at Perry-Lecompton Oct. 19 — Jefferson West Oct. 25 — at Basehor-Linwood

FedExCup Standings

Through Aug. 26 Rank Player Points YTDMoney 1. Nick Watney 3,226 $2,690,977 2. Brandt Snedeker 2,694 $3,224,939 3. Tiger Woods 2,417 $4,989,158 4. Rory McIlroy 2,299 $4,962,192 5. Zach Johnson 2,166 $4,143,284 6. Jason Dufner 2,110 $4,548,104 7. Bubba Watson 2,080 $4,178,997 8. Dustin Johnson 1,972 $2,558,060 9. Carl Pettersson 1,898 $3,352,496 10. Sergio Garcia 1,810 $2,269,316 11. Matt Kuchar 1,747 $3,638,525 12. Hunter Mahan 1,739 $3,720,793 13. Keegan Bradley 1,670 $3,606,658 14. Luke Donald 1,597 $2,936,379 15. Justin Rose 1,534 $3,318,330 16. Steve Stricker 1,523 $3,064,421 17. Phil Mickelson 1,520 $2,980,621 18. Ernie Els 1,514 $3,140,173 19. Rickie Fowler 1,453 $2,879,893 20. Webb Simpson 1,424 $2,997,505 21. Louis Oosthuizen1,409 $2,347,595 22. Bo Van Pelt 1,382 $2,575,305 23. Scott Piercy 1,304 $2,321,950 24. John Huh 1,295 $2,362,587 25. Jim Furyk 1,284 $2,702,205 26. Bud Cauley 1,204 $1,685,435 27. Lee Westwood 1,194 $2,038,969 28. Johnson Wagner 1,181 $2,183,300 29. Bill Haas 1,181 $2,286,771 30. Kyle Stanley 1,177 $2,280,657 31. Robert Garrigus 1,160 $2,167,683 32. John Senden 1,117 $1,580,171 33. Graeme McDowell1,037 $2,349,879 34. Adam Scott 1,011 $2,206,757 35. Tim Clark 1,010 $1,389,428 36. Marc Leishman 1,003 $1,889,041 37. Ben Curtis 997 $2,342,873 38. Greg Chalmers 989 $1,023,627 39. Mark Wilson 986 $2,019,100 40. Martin Laird 981 $2,155,683 41. Brian Harman 975 $1,067,676 42. Ryan Palmer 952 $1,388,927 43. Kevin Stadler 923 $1,285,906

Sprint Cup Points Leaders Through Aug. 25 1. Greg Biffle, 849. 2. Jimmie Johnson, 838. 3. Dale Earnhardt Jr., 834. 4. Matt Kenseth, 823. 5. Martin Truex Jr., 797. 6. Clint Bowyer, 794. 7. Brad Keselowski, 790. 8. Denny Hamlin, 774. 9. Kevin Harvick, 767. 10. Tony Stewart, 746. 11. Kasey Kahne, 730. 12. Carl Edwards, 712. 13. Kyle Busch, 707. 14. Jeff Gordon, 691. 15. Ryan Newman, 688. 16. Marcos Ambrose, 679. 17. Paul Menard, 674. 18. Joey Logano, 638. 19. Jamie McMurray, 598. 20. Jeff Burton, 577. 21. Juan Pablo Montoya, 561. 22. Aric Almirola, 557. 23. Regan Smith, 516. 24. Bobby Labonte, 513. 25. Kurt Busch, 452. 26. Casey Mears, 436. 27. David Gilliland, 425. 28. Mark Martin, 417. 29. David Ragan, 409. 30. A J Allmendinger, 400. 31. Travis Kvapil, 399. 32. Landon Cassill, 372. 33. Dave Blaney, 308. 34. David Reutimann, 306. 35. Brian Vickers, 177. 36. David Stremme, 172. 37. J.J. Yeley, 135. 38. Michael McDowell, 122. 39. Josh Wise, 107. 40. Ken Schrader, 102. 41. Stephen Leicht, 89. 42. Michael Waltrip, 75. 43. Scott Speed, 69. 44. Tony Raines, 67. 45. Terry Labonte, 66. 46. Brendan Gaughan, 50. 47. Scott Riggs, 41. 48. Boris Said, 34. 49. Bill Elliott, 14. 50. Hermie Sadler, 13.

Carla Suarez Navarro, Spain, def. Ksenia Pervak, Kazakhstan, 7-5, 1-2, retired. Galina Voskoboeva, Kazakhstan, def. Arantxa Rus, Netherlands, 6-1, 6-3. Andrea Hlavackova, Czech Republic, def. Klara Zakopalova (24), Czech Republic, 6-4, 6-4. Elena Vesnina, Russia, def. Peng Shuai (32), China, 7-6 (5), 6-1. Roberta Vinci (20), Italy, def. Urszula Radwanska, Poland, 6-1, 6-1. Lara Arruabarrena-Vecino, Spain, def. Shahar Peer, Israel, 6-4, 7-6 (5). Ayumi Morita, Japan, def. Monica Niculescu (26), Romania, 6-3, 6-3. Bojana Jovanovski, Serbia, def. Mona Barthel, Germany, 4-6, 7-5, 6-2. Angelique Kerber (6), Germany, def. Anne Keothavong, Britain, 6-2, 6-0. Vera Dushevina, Russia, def. Nastassja Burnett, Italy, 6-0, 6-3. Yaroslava Shvedova, Kazakhstan, def. Vania King, United States, 6-4, 6-2. Venus Williams, United States, def. Bethanie Mattek-Sands, United States, 6-3, 6-1. Jelena Jankovic (30), Serbia, def. Kateryna Bondarenko, Ukraine, 6-1, 6-2. Dominika Cibulkova (13), Slovakia, def. Johanna Larsson, Sweden, 6-7 (5), 6-2, 6-0. Tsvetana Pironkova, Bulgaria, def. Camila Giorgi, Italy, 6-3, 6-4. Johanna Konta, Britain, def. Timea Babos, Hungary, 6-2, 7-5. Silvia Soler-Espinosa, Spain, def. Alla Kudryavtseva, Russia, 6-3, 6-2. Olga Govortsova, Belarus, def. Tamira Paszek (29), Austria, 6-3, 6-4. Sara Errani (10), Italy, def. Garbine Muguruza, Spain, 6-3, 6-7 (6), 6-1. Olga Puchkova, Russia, def. Irina Falconi, United States, 7-6 (5), 6-7 (2), 6-3. Sloane Stephens, United States, def. Francesca Schiavone (22), Italy, 6-3, 6-4. Greta Arn, Hungary, def. Agnes Szavay, Hungary, 6-4, 3-2, retired. Maria Kirilenko (14), Russia, def. Chanelle Scheepers, South Africa, 6-2, 6-1. Irina-Camelia Begu, Romania, def. Caroline Wozniacki (8), Denmark, 6-2, 6-2. Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez, Spain, def. Mirjana Lucic, Croatia, 6-3, 7-5. Tatjana Malek, Germany, def. Akgul Amanmuradova, Uzbekistan, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4. Serena Williams (4), United States, def. CoCo Vandeweghe, United States, 6-1, 6-1. Kiki Bertens, Netherlands, def. Christina McHale (21), United States, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3. Doubles Men First Round Lukasz Kubot, Poland, and Mikhail Youzhny, Russia, def. Benjamin Becker, Germany, and Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, 6-1, 6-4. Brian Baker and Rajeev Ram, United States, def. Martin Emmrich, Germany, and Igor Sijsling, Netherlands, 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (3). Eric Butorac, United States, and Paul Hanley, Australia, def. Jan Hajek, Czech Republic, and Lukas Lacko, Slovakia, 7-5, 6-3. Christian and Ryan Harrison, United States, def. Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski (4), Poland, 7-6 (3), 2-6, 7-6 (7). Santiago Gonzalez, Mexico, and Scott Lipsky (16), United States, def. Robin Haase, Netherlands, and Andreas Seppi, Italy, 6-2, 6-3. Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez (6), Spain, def. Jeremy Chardy, France, and Martin Klizan, Slovakia, 6-4, 6-2. Julian Knowle, Austria, and Filip Polasek, Slovakia, def. David Marrero and Fernando Verdasco (13), Spain, 6-3, 6-4.

Alex Bogomolov Jr., Russia, and Raven Klaasen, South Africa, def. Tatsuma Ito and Go Soeda, Japan, 6-1, 6-3. Jonathan Erlich and Andy Ram, Israel, def. Mikhail Elgin, Russia, and Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, 7-6 (3), 6-2. Nicholas Monroe and Donald Young, United States, def. Michael Llodra, France, and Nenad Zimonjic (7), Serbia, 5-7, 6-3, 6-4. Colin Fleming and Ross Hutchins (14), Britain, def. Blaz Kavcic, Slovenia, and Jurgen Zopp, Estonia, 7-6 (3), 6-1. Steve Johnson and Jack Sock, United States, def. Max Mirnyi, Belarus, and Daniel Nestor (1), Canada, 1-6, 7-6 (4), 6-2.


EASTERN CONFERENCE W L Pct GB Connecticut 18 6 .750 — Indiana 15 8 .652 2½ Atlanta 12 13 .480 6½ Chicago 9 15 .375 9 New York 9 15 .375 9 Washington 5 19 .208 13 WESTERN CONFERENCE W L Pct GB x-Minnesota 20 4 .833 — x-Los Angeles 19 6 .760 1½ x-San Antonio 17 7 .708 3 Seattle 11 13 .458 9 Tulsa 5 19 .208 15 Phoenix 4 19 .174 15½ x-clinched playoff spot Tuesday’s Games Tulsa 84, Atlanta 80 Indiana 83, Washington 68 Connecticut 83, Chicago 72 Minnesota 96, San Antonio 84, OT Thursday’s Games Washington at Atlanta, 6 p.m. Indiana at New York, 6 p.m. Connecticut at San Antonio, 7 p.m. Los Angeles at Tulsa, 7 p.m. Phoenix at Seattle, 9 p.m.

BASEBALL Major League Baseball MLB-Suspended Toronto RHP Marcus Stroman (New Hampshire-EL), Kansas City 1B Mark Donato (RoyalsArizona) and Tampa Bay OF Joshua Sale (Bowling Green-MWL) 50 games each for positive tests under the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. American League BOSTON RED SOX-Placed LHP Franklin Morales on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 24. Reinstated RHP Alfredo Aceves to the active roster. CHICAGO WHITE SOX-Placed RHP Gavin Floyd on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 27. Recalled RHP Dylan Axelrod from Charlotte (IL). Assigned OF Alejandro De Aza to Charlotte. National League CHICAGO CUBS-Agreed to terms with SS Starlin Castro on a seven-year contract through 2019. PITTSBURGH PIRATES-Released LHP Erik Bedard. SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS-Activated RHP Guillermo Mota from the restricted list. Placed LHP Jeremy Affeldt on the paternity list. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association ATLANTA HAWKS-Named Rick Sund has been named a senior adviser for basketball operations, Bob Weiss assistant coach-consultant and Kenny Atkinson assistant coach for player development. Women’s National Basketball Association TULSA SHOCK-Announced C Elizabeth Cambage will not return to the team this season.


Aug. 31 — at Baldwin Sept. 7 — Olpe Sept. 14 — at Prairie View Sept. 21 — Osawatomie Sept. 28 — at Anderson County Oct. 5 — Iola Oct. 12 — Central Heights Oct. 19 — at Osage City Oct. 25 — at West Franklin

2012 Ryder Cup Points

At Medinah Country Club Medinah, Ill. Sept. 28-30, 2012 Through Aug. 27 United States 1. Tiger Woods 6,014.184 2. Bubba Watson 5,815.054 3. Jason Dufner 5,697.302 4. Keegan Bradley 5,551.206 5. Webbsimpson 4,635.501 6. Zach Johnson 4,491.545 7. Matt Kuchar 4,448.942 8. Phil Mickelson 4,233.108 9. Hunter Mahan 4,082.228 10. Stevestricker 4,015.070 11. Jim Furyk 3,369.616 12. Rickie Fowler 3,313.337 13. Brandt Snedeker 3,176.787 14. Bo Van Pelt 3,152.315 15. Dustin Johnson 3,040.020 Europe European Points 1. Rory McIlroy 4,050,288.10 2. Justin Rose 2,602,910.21 3. Paul Lawrie 2,384,837.11 4. Graeme McDowell 2,375,790.51 5. Francesco Molinari 2,112,452.06 6. Peter Hanson 2,022,431.76 7. Luke Donald 1,885,170.56 8. Martin Kaymer 1,871,797.49 9. Nicolas Colsaerts 1,755,377.25 10. Lee Westwood 1,692,029.78 World Points 1. Rory McIlroy 468.81 2. Luke Donald 363.46 3. Justin Rose 322.33 4. Lee Westwood 280.27 5. Graeme McDowell 262.62 6. Paul Lawrie 211.49 7. Sergio Garcia 200.85 8. Francesco Molinari 191.25 9. Peter Hanson 189.32 10. Martin Kaymer 172.26 The top five European Points leaders at the conclusion of the 2012 Johnnie Walker Championship qualify. The top five World Points leaders, not already qualified, also qualify.


EASTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA Sporting K.C. 14 7 5 47 32 23 New York 13 7 6 45 44 37 Houston 11 6 9 42 38 30 Chicago 12 8 5 41 32 30 D.C. 12 9 4 40 41 35 Montreal 12 13 3 39 42 44 Columbus 10 8 6 36 29 28 Philadelphia 7 12 4 25 24 28 New England 6 14 5 23 30 35 Toronto FC 5 15 6 21 29 46 WESTERN CONFERENCE W L T Pts GF GA San Jose 15 6 5 50 52 33 Real Salt Lake 13 10 4 43 37 32 Seattle 12 6 7 43 40 26 Los Angeles 12 11 4 40 46 40 Vancouver 10 10 7 37 29 35 FC Dallas 8 12 8 32 33 37 Chivas USA 7 10 6 27 17 32 Colorado 8 16 2 26 33 40 Portland 6 13 6 24 26 43 NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie. Tonight’s Games Columbus at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Chivas USA at New England, 7 p.m. New York at D.C. United, 7 p.m. Friday’s Games Colorado at Portland, 9:30 p.m. Saturday’s Games Montreal at Columbus, 6:30 p.m. Philadelphia at New England, 6:30 p.m. Toronto FC at Sporting Kansas City, 7:30 p.m. D.C. United at Real Salt Lake, 8 p.m. Vancouver at Los Angeles, 9 p.m. Sunday’s Games Seattle FC at FC Dallas, 6 p.m. Houston at Chicago, 6 p.m. Chivas USA at San Jose, 8 p.m.


High School

Tuesday at Wellsville Wellsville def. De Soto, 25-13, 25-19. Osawatomie def. De Soto, 25-20, 27-25. Tuesday at Blue Valley West BV West def. Lawrence High 14-25, 25-21, 19-25, 25-21, 15-8. Highlights: Brea May 32 assists, Zoe Reed 20 digs, Caitlin Broadwell 19 kills, Brianna Anderson 6 blocks. LHS record: 0-1. Next: Sept. 6 quad at LHS.

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Sept. 1 — Steelville (Mo.) Sept. 7 — Burlingame Sept. 14 — Frankfort Sept. 21 — at BV Randolph Sept. 28 — St. John’s Military Oct. 5 — at KC East Christian Oct. 13 — at Cair Paravel Oct. 19 — St. Mary’s Oct. 25 — Flint Hills Christian

FOOTBALL National Football League NEW YORK JETS-Claimed P Spencer Lanning off waivers from Cleveland. OAKLAND RAIDERS-Signed WR Roscoe Parrish. Waived/injured OL Zach Hurd. TENNESSEE TITANS-Activated WR Kenny Britt from the physically-unableto-perform list. WASHINGTON REDSKINS-Released K Graham Gano and TE Chris Cooley. Signed K Billy Cundiff. HORSE RACING Thoroughbred Racing THE JOCKEY CLUB-Named Dickon White group betting director. Announced North West regional director John Baker will take over the running of Aintree Racecourse at the end of Sept. 2012. SOCCER Major League Soccer SPORTING KANSAS CITY-Loaned MF Konrad Warzycha to Carolina (NASL) for the remainder of the season. COLLEGE WEST COAST CONFERENCE-Named Lynn Holzman senior associate commissioner for governance and administration. ALBANY (NY)-Named offensive coordinator Ryan McCarthy associate head football coach. CHARLOTTE-Named Bo Robinson volunteer assistant baseball coach. FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON-Named Ashley Cieplicki women’s graduate assistant basketball coach. HOFSTRA-Announced the retirement of public address announcer Ken Weprin. NEW MEXICO-Suspended junior QB David Vega indefinitely. JAMES MADISON-Named Samantha Eustace women’s assistant lacrosse coach. WINGATE-Named Lana Vaughn assistant softball coach.

U.S. Open

Tuesday At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center New York Purse: $25.5 million (Grand Slam) Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men First Round Tomas Berdych (6), Czech Republic, def. David Goffin, Belgium, 7-5, 6-3, 6-3. Jimmy Wang, Taiwan, def. Ivo Karlovic, Croatia, 7-6 (4), 6-7 (8), 6-1, 6-4. Nicolas Almagro (11), Spain, def. Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 6-4. Milos Raonic (15), Canada, def. Santiago Giraldo, Colombia, 6-3, 4-6, 3-6, 6-4, 6-4. Pablo Andujar, Spain, def. Thomaz Bellucci, Brazil, 7-6 (5), 3-6, 7-6 (1), 7-5. Andy Roddick (20), United States, def. Rhyne Williams, United States, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (5), France, def. Karol Beck, Slovakia, 6-3, 6-1, 7-6 (2). Steve Darcis, Belgium, def. Malek Jaziri, Tunisia, 3-6, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1. Philipp Petzschner, Germany, def. Nicolas Mahut, France, 1-6, 4-6, 6-4, 7-5, 7-6 (3). Dennis Novikov, United States, def. Jerzy Janowicz, Poland, 6-2, 7-6 (6), 3-6, 6-3. Sam Querrey (27), United States, def. Yen-hsun Lu, Taiwan, 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-4, 7-5. Stanislas Wawrinka (18), Switzerland, def. Sergiy Stakhovsky, Ukraine, 6-7 (6), 7-6 (2), 6-4, 6-2. Julien Benneteau (31), France, def. Olivier Rochus, Belgium, 7-6 (1), 6-2, 6-3. Fabio Fognini, Italy, def. Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, 3-6, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4, 7-5. Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, Spain, def. Juan Monaco (10), Argentina, 3-6, 1-6, 6-4, 7-6 (6), 7-6 (3). Novak Djokovic (2), Serbia, def. Paolo Lorenzi, Italy, 6-1, 6-0, 6-1. Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, def. Matthias Bachinger, Germany, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4, 6-7 (8), 7-6 (5). Bernard Tomic, Australia, def. Carlos Berlocq, Argentina, 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4. Rogerio Dutra Silva, Brazil, def. Teymuraz Gabashvili, Russia, 4-6, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 7-5. Alexandr Dolgopolov (14), Ukraine, def. Jesse Levine, United States, 3-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1, 6-2. Women First Round Agnieszka Radwanska (2), Poland, def. Nina Bratchikova, Russia, 6-1, 6-1. Ana Ivanovic (12), Serbia, def. Elina Svitolina, Ukraine, 6-3, 6-2. Sofia Arvidsson, Sweden, def. Kimiko Date-Krumm, Japan, 6-4, 6-2. Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, def. Eleni Daniilidou, Greece, 6-1, 6-4.

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BRIEFLY Taste of Lawrence set for Sept. 12 The annual Taste of Lawrence Fall Mixer is set for 5-8 p.m. Sept. 12 on the lawn of Meadowbrook Apartments. The event is private, open only to Lawrence Chamber of Commerce members and Douglas County educators. Tickets are $25 for chamber members or $12.50 for educators and must be purchased through the chamber office, 785-865-4411. Taste of Lawrence is the chamber’s largest event of the year and features offerings from numerous local food and beverage vendors. For more information on the event, visit

Crimson delicacies fill ‘True Blood’ cookbook NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Cajun chef Marcelle Bienvenu has partnered with HBO to compile a collection of recipes inspired by the cable network’s hit vampire drama, “True Blood.” That means recipes for such delicacies as bloodred beet bisque and sweet tea “bloodied” with pureed strawberries and raspberries. “True Blood” is filmed partly in Louisiana and is set in the fictional Louisiana town of Bon Temps. The state’s cuisine is often referenced in the series, where vampires and mortals mingle over bowls of okra gumbo, jambalaya and red beans and rice. The cookbook, “True Blood: Eats, Drinks, and Bites from Bon Temps,” is being released in bookstores today.

Salmonella traced to Indiana cantaloupe OWENSVILLE, IND. (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has identified a southern Indiana farm that produces cantaloupes linked to a deadly salmonella outbreak and says the operation has recalled its melons. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported last week that of 178 people infected in 21 states, two have died and 62 have been hospitalized. Chamberlain Farms of Owensville could be one source of contaminated fruit in the multistate outbreak, the FDA said. Attorney John Broadhead said Chamberlain Farms voluntarily withdrew its cantaloupes last week and that all its retail and wholesale purchasers complied with the recall. The farm about 20 miles north of Evansville sold cantaloupes to grocery stores in four southwestern Indiana counties and one in southeastern Illinois, Broadhead said in a statement. The fruit was also sold to wholesale purchasers in St. Louis; Owensboro, Ky.; Peru, Ill., and Durant, Iowa.

with sea salt, wasabi, even chipotle pepper. Most grocers sell packages of 10-inch sheets of nori, usually near the sushi or in the international aisle. It also is used in Japanese snack cracker mixes. Nori sheets usually are sold pre-toasted; use them as is for sushi. But when using the nori in other ways, toasting it briefly can improve the flavor and texture. To do this, simply use tongs to hold the sheets one at a time over a lit burner (or candle if you have an electric stove). About 10 to 15 seconds will suffice.

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This burger is topped with cheddar cheese, bacon and peanut butter. Yes, peanut butter. It’s warm, melty, sticky and drips out the side of the bun when you bite into it, kind of like ketchup (but kind of not). Servers say the Goober is popular hangover food. Where to get it: Yacht Club Sports Bar and Grill, 530 Wis. What you’ll pay: $8.49 plus tax. Includes a side. Try it with: Pickles? Then again, maybe cheese, bacon and peanut butter is already enough things on one burger. If you’re with friends (and


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none of you is driving), you could wash it down with a 3-liter tower of beer. Also on the menu: Other more normal burgers, traditional bar-andgrill sandwiches and fried chicken or shrimp baskets.

ABOUT THIS FEATURE Lawrence has a lot more to eat than plain cheeseburgers and pepperoni pizza. Off The Beaten Plate highlights some of the more exotic, oddly named or inventively concocted (for better or worse) dishes from local menus.

— Know of an offbeat menu item we should check out? Email food and features reporter Sara Shepherd at Tweet her at

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If you’ve ever had a California roll, you’ve had nori. Now it’s time to learn what else you can do with this ubiquitous, yet always overlooked paper-like ingredient made from seaweed. Nori — also called laver — is a somewhat generic name for a variety of seaweeds cultivated for use mostly in Japanese cooking. I say mostly because the same varieties are added to oatmeal in Ireland. But Americans know nori best as the paper-thin black-green wrapping Nori Red Pepper used in sushi. Omelet In Japan, nori has a life beyond the sushi bar. It Start to finish: 20 minis consumed for breakutes fast with fish and rice, Servings: 2 eaten as a snack dunked 2 sheets nori seaweed, in soy sauce and used to toasted wrap balls of rice. In re6 eggs cent years, the snack apSalt and ground black proach has begun to catch pepper on in the U.S. Nori now is 1 roasted red pepper sold in small potato chip1 tablespoon butter like strips, often seasoned 2 scallions, finely

chopped 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese Crumble or cut the nori into small pieces. In a medium bowl, combine the nori and eggs. Beat well, mixing in 1/2 teaspoon each of salt and pepper. Set aside. Use paper towels to blot away as much moisture as possible from the red pepper. Cut it into small chunks. In a medium skillet over medium-high, melt the butter. Reduce the heat to medium and add the egg mixture. Cook until the bottom is firm, about 4 minutes. Scatter the red pepper and scallions evenly over half of the egg. Sprinkle the cheese over the vegetables. Use a spatula to carefully lift the other half of the omelet and gently flip it over onto the fillings. Cover the pan and cook for another 6 to 7 minutes. When the eggs are set at the center and the cheese has melted, cut the omelet in half and season with salt and pepper, as needed.








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Word on the street from the past week of our city reporter’s blog It would be a matter of great debate at my house whether trading chocolate for bourbon would be a good trade. (You can probably guess my position, and the chocolate smudge on my wife’s cheek may be giving hers away.) Well, you can now determine the issue for yourself in Downtown Lawrence. There’s been a change at 945 Mass., where I Bar — a unique establishment that combined fine desserts with an extensive wine bar — once was located. I Bar is out and it has been replaced by Five Bar and Tables. The bar has scrapped the fondue-style theme, and has replaced it with a full bar, an appetizer menu and is getting into the live music scene. Every Friday night will be jazz night at Five Bar and Tables. Thursday and Saturday nights also will have live music and it looks like Wednesdays may be a possibility too. Owner Nick Wysong told me that in addition to jazz, he plans on having a healthy dose of bluegrass and cover bands. Like I Bar was, Five Bar and Tables is connected to Ingredient restaurant,

hoping to attract all different kinds of guests.” And unlike I Bar, it is definitely adopting some bar-like hours. The establishment will stay open until 2 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and will offer a late-night menu on those days. There also is one other twist to all this. Wysong said he plans to begin off fering a small breakfast menu on the Five side of the business on Friday, which is next door. But I’m Saturday and Sunday. not sure that you could re- That menu will be served ally get food service from from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Ingredient’s menu when All right, Lawrence you were at I Bar. But at Five Tables and Bar, you residents, you need to are able to. In addition, stop making fun of TopeWysong has developed a ka. All these years you’ve new appetizer menu es- been snickering about pecially for Five Bar and our neighbor to the west when it comes to matters Tables. Wysong is one of the of art, culture, food and founders of Ingredient, such. So, what does all but in June he bought out your laughter say about the other partners and this: The best locally now is the sole owner and owned restaurant in Tochef of the establishment. peka is … Tapas MexiHe said reinventing the can restaurant, which is bar side of the business in downtown Lawrence. (Wait a second, this isn’t was one of his priorities. “We definitely are go- a reason to stop laughing ing for a relaxed environ- about Topeka, is it?) The Topeka Capitalment that has a little bit of class to it, where you can Journal recently conductkick back and enjoy your- ed its 2012 Best of Topeka self,” Wysong said. “But contest, and Tapas, 724 with the live music, we’re we re Mass., was the winner in

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the “Best Locally Owned Restaurant” category. The headline over the story calls the contest The Best of Topeka, but if you read the story closely it also refers to it as the Best off Topeka and Northeast Kansas, so given that, it makes a little more sense why a Lawrence restaurant shows up on the list. We’ve rigged it so no Topeka restaurants can win our very own Best off Lawrence contest. You can fill out a ballot at Lawrence. com/BestofLawrence; voting lasts until Sept. 7 and winners will be announced in the Sept. 30 JournalWorld.

A follow-up to an item first reported earlier: An employee of Wyldewood Cellars, 835 Mass., along with other sources, has confirmed that the store is going out of business in Lawrence. The store’s last day is slated to be around Oct. 31. The employee told me business has been very slow for the store, which opened about a year ago. The shop’s lease is set to expire, so the owners decided to make a change. — Catch Chad Lawhorn’s Town Talk blog e e y weekday every ee day morning o g at j o .

1/2 cup sweetened cream of coconut 1/4 cup agave syrup or honey 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Pinch salt Combine all ingredients in a blender. Puree until smooth. You may need to stop the blender once or twice and stir the ingredients in order to keep them moving in the blender. Serve immediately.

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Slushies have taken on a surprisingly critical role in my family’s summer. And it’s my 7-year-old’s fault. The summer camp he attended sold them at the camp store. I resisted at first, telling him he didn’t need the sugar and neon chemicals used to concoct the icy blends. But like all spineless parents, enough nagging and I eventually relented, giving him permission to cool off with one small slushie once a day. Then a 100-degree day hit. And while my son was off slurping his slushie at camp, I sat sweating in my home office. So I decided two could play at the slushie game. Not only could I whip up my own chilly drinks, I could do a better job, creating more interesting flavors and using far better ingredients. Sugar was certainly going to have to be part of the equation, but no neon chemicals were needed. The results were delicious and refreshing. And while I love the three flavor blends I came up with, it’s easy to create your own. Just keep a few guidelines in mind.

You will need a blender. With most models, you’ll need to stop it once or twice while blending to mix up the ice so that it doesn’t jam. The weaker your blender, the more times you’ll need to stop and mix.

Aim for a ratio of 3 cups of ice to 2 to 3 cups of liquid/other ingredients. This ensures you will get an icy, but smooth consistency. It also helps keep


Strawberry-GingerLimeade Slushies

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FROM LEFT, COCONUT-LEMONADE, Orange-BananaCinnamon and Strawberry-Ginger-Limeade slushies are shown. the mixture from jamming in the blender.

Don’t be afraid to really let the blender go for a couple minutes. You want the mixture to be very smooth. There should be no discernible hunks of ice.

Sugar is important for consistency. While you could use stevia or another alternative sweetener to cut calories, the result will be watery. I liked using agave or honey, which have a pleasantly mild sweetness that won’t compete with the other flavors. Simple syrup (2-to-1 mixture of granulated sugar and water) also works.

2 eggs 2 teaspoons sesame oil 2 stalks green onion, white and light green parts CONTINUED FROM PAGE 10B only salt and pepper like in there! The world is Start by cooking your your rice bowl! rice. Pop it in the refrigerator while you proceed Sizzlin’ Shrimp through the rest of the steps. Fried Rice Mix up 1/4 cup of soy 4 cups cold white rice (I sauce and the cornstarch, like jasmine best for this, and add the shrimp to the but whatever you have will bowl. Set aside. do) Next, cook the bacon. 1 head of broccoli, cut Reserve the grease — into tiny florets you’re going to need it. Set 1/2 cup diced carrots the bacon aside. 5 strips of bacon (and Put a tablespoon of bathe grease from said bacon, con grease back into the reserved) skillet and cook the car1 lb shrimp, peeled and rots until they are soft, aldeveined most done. Set them aside, 1/3 cup soy sauce and put the broccoli and 1 tablespoon corn starch chopped green onions in

Start to finish: 5 minutes Servings: 2 3 cups lightly crushed ice 1 cup water 1 cup seedless strawberry jam 1/4 cup lime juice 1 tablespoon grated fresh ginger Pinch salt Combine all ingredients in a blender. Puree until smooth. You may need to stop the blender once or twice and stir the ingredients in order to keep them moving in the blender. Serve immediately.

Don’t forget the pinch Orange-Bananaof salt. It heightens the other flavors. Cinnamon Slushie

Skip the seeds. Slushies are all about being Start to finish: 5 minutes chilly and smooth. That’s Servings: 2 why I used seedless straw3 cups lightly crushed ice berry jam rather than 1 cup no-pulp orange fresh or frozen berries in juice the recipe below. You also 2 bananas could use juice concen1/2 cup agave syrup or trates, such as cherry or honey pomegranate. 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon Pinch salt all ingredients Coconut-Lemonade in aCombine blender. Puree until Slushies smooth. You may need to stop the blender once or Start to finish: 5 minutes twice and stir the ingrediServings: 2 ents in order to keep them 3 cups lightly crushed ice moving in the blender. 1 cup water Serve immediately. 1/2 cup lemon juice

the skillet. Add more bacon grease if necessary. Push the veggies around to cook. I like to put the lid on and sort of steam it. Don’t overcook it. Set the broccoli and onion aside with the carrots. In that same skillet, scramble the two eggs. Leave them just slightly underdone, and toss them into the bowl with the carrots, onions and broccoli. Next, cook the shrimp. Toss the contents of the bowl into the hot skillet and cook the shrimp for just a couple of minutes, evenly on both sides. Put them in the bowl with all the other waiting ingredients. Now, this is really important: turn up the heat on the skillet. Turn it up


Chill out with homemade slushies By J.M. Hirsch

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TRUEBUD BBQ IS IN THE TOP 10 of the Kansas City Barbecue Society points standings for the year. Pit masters Boyd Abts, of Eudora, and Tim Grant, of Tonganoxie, compete all year long.

high. High heat is KEY to good fried rice. Add the sesame oil and a couple more teaspoons of bacon grease back to the pan and wait for it all to get extremely hot. Add the rice, shrimp, vegetables and crumbled bacon to the pan and let it sit there. Resist the urge to mess with it for at least a minute. Then flip everything. It should be sizzling hot. Drizzle the rest of the soy sauce around the edges, stir gently and eat! A bowl of this and some egg drop soup or an egg roll and seriously, people, I don’t think I can be happier with a meal. — Read more of Megan Stuke’s Flying Fork blog at

The heat is on Truebud threw a party for more than 100 relatives and friends Friday night, but on Saturday there’s not a barbecue sauce splatter or beer can (other than the one Abts is sipping) in sight. Inside the prep trailer it’s no picnic — it’s a barbecue emergency room. With turn-in time closing in, Grant’s calmly calling for paper towels, scissors, knives, sauce. He’s trimming meat, poking thermometers in it and ripping through more sets of latex gloves than a scrub nurse. There’s packs of wet wipes in every corner, and disposable paper cutting boards are whisked into the trash after every operation. The trailer’s even airconditioned (though the air goes off while competition meat’s on the table, to help keep it hot for judging). The teams settles on its six best chicken thighs from the 16 it smoked, tucks them into a box in Truebud’s signature — and secret — pattern and rushes them to the judges. “We cook this many just so we can find the best ones,” Grant says. From five slabs of ribs, Grant and Abts are looking for the 10 best bones. “This one? Not so good,” Grant says while slicing into the first slab. “Questionable.” The next one? “Way better.” “We can pretty much tell if they’re going to be good by how easy it is to cut through ’em,” Abts says. “Every slab’s different.” The 10 straightest, meatiest, tenderest, most symmetrical ribs go into the next styrofoam box and off to the judges. Friends waiting outside pick over the pan of rejects in minutes. “A lot of our followers say we’ve ruined them on barbecue,” Grant laughs. “You can’t get anything fresher than fresh barbecue. If you go to a restaurant, they’re warming it up.” Next is pork, then the brisket — sliced to the width of a No. 2 pencil. Too thick or too thin slices don’t make it into the box.


This week, Truebud BBQ is the only Kansas City-area team in the top 10 overall, and one of only two from Kansas, in the Kansas City Barbeque Society 2012 Team of the Year pointschase standings. The society updates standings each Monday at 1. 3 Eyz BBQ — 2,790 2. TippyCanoe BBQ Crew — 2,783 3. Pig Skin BBQ — 2,781 4. Little Pig Town — 2,726 5. Swiggin’ Pig — 2,703 6. Big T’z Q Cru — 2,694 7. Truebud BBQ — 2,693 8. Quau — 2,679 9. J P Custom Smoke (Wichita) — 2,654 10. Parrothead Smokers — 2,628 In individual categories, Truebud is third in pork ribs, 14th in chicken, 18th in brisket and 25th in pork nationwide.

Boyd joined after Grant moved to Kansas. He and Grant are the main team members now, with Iowa friends, Grant’s 14-year-old son, Conner, and other family members joining when they can. Grant laughs when recounting the team’s first barbecue competition. “We had six guys in a pop-up tent,” Grant said. “We overloaded the smoker, nothing got done, the chicken was raw ... it was pretty comical.” The team usually packed up and left before awards ceremonies. When they won their first ribbon — in pork at the American Royal open competition — they weren’t even there when their names were called. “After that we were like, ‘Maybe we should take this a little more seriously, maybe we’re getting good at this?’” Grant said. Now, Grant and Abts cook to win. Last year Truebud won national Team of the Year in ribs, the team’s specialty. This year they’ve traveled to barbecue competitions nearly every weekend since February, hitting the road after finishing their day jobs for the week — Grant’s a network and telecommunications manager for Garmin and Abts has a guttering company — then tending to meat from 2 a.m. on each Saturday. Truebud plans to keep it up through December, when they hope to come out on top in the overall points chase. “Our goal is to be the Pulling it together best,” Grant said. “You Truebud wasn’t always can’t miss weekends and this serious. expect to earn those honGrant started the team ors.” for fun, a way to reunite with friends he grew up — Features reporter Sara Shepherd can with in Iowa — “truebe reached at 832-7187. Follow her at buds,” as they called themselves back then.


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BOYD ABTS, OF EUDORA, carries a slab of ribs to be wrapped at a competition last weekend in Bonner Springs. Abts is a member of Truebud BBQ, which is near the top of the Kansas City Barbecue Society points standings for the year. See the video at

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Quest for perfection propels barbecue team into national ranks By Sara Shepherd

Tim Grant hits the door of his trailer — styrofoam box of just-sliced hot brisket cradled in front of him — at 1:34:35 p.m. and high-tails it for the judges’ table. Doors for the 1:30 p.m. turn-in close at 1:35. Grant slips through and sets down his brisket at 1:34:47. He’s right on schedule. In a strategy that’s admittedly part superstition, Truebud BBQ likes to be the last team to turn in brisket — almost always the final entry — at every barbecue competition. An hour and a half earlier, the team was the first

to turn in chicken at Saturday’s Smokin’ on Oak barbecue competition in Bonner Springs. For Grant, of Tonganoxie, and Boyd Abts, Eudora, meticulousness is as much their signature as their secret rib seasoning, and it’s helped propel them to the elite ranks of the country’s top competition barbecue teams. “We’ve got it down to a science,” Grant said. Truebud has been a top-10 fixture in the Kansas City Barbeque Society’s 2012 Team of the Year points chase, including weeks at number one or two. Because points earned at every societysanctioned open competition

count, teams jockey for standings from week to week until the final cookoffs in December (usually happening in warmer states, like Arizona). In this sport, national champions often come down to who’s on top when the clock runs out. And of the 4,000-plus teams in the society, executive director Carolyn Wells said, the 10 or 15 in the “top echelon” are usually running neck-and-neck. “The competition is really intense,” Wells said. “It’s meant to be fun, but it is serious, and these are truly the best barbecue CHECKING OUT THE FINAL PRODUCT, Tim Grant, a pit mascooks in the world.” ter with Truebud BBQ, samples a piece of brisket at the Please see BBQ, page 9B Bonner Springs competition.

Takeout fake-out: Sizzlin’ fried rice


hen I order Chinese takeout, all I ever really want is the fried rice. I usually order some cashew chicken or something because they won’t deliver for an order under 10 bucks, but it’s just a sideshow to the main event: that gorgeous, salty, flavor-filled fried rice. Recently, though, I’ve decided that is a really foolish waste of my hardearned buck, so I just make my own fried rice and skip the takeout altogether. I didn’t want the cashew chicken anyway, and this way I don’t have to tip the driver. I usually whip up some egg drop

mood for a quick fake-out with throwing peas, edamame, squash, bell pepmake my rice and chill it per or whatever else while I prep everything makes your toes curl in else and only pull it out there. I’m no purist, you right before the frying know. I am a practical begins. I said frying, not cook who doesn’t like to crying. I promise. I mean, throw food away, so feel I am really hormonal, and free to add whatever is I do cry at the drop of the in your refrigerator that hat, but I do not cry over needs to be eaten before fried rice. it meets an unattractive I love to make this end. because it’s sort of a reShrimp is my go-to profrigerator catch-all thing. tein for this (well, and baWhatever veggies are con) because it’s fast to laying around are usu- thaw and cook and, well, ally a nice addition. Most it’s delicious. But you recently I had a head of could add pork or chicken broccoli, an onion and or tofu or whatever. That a bag of carrots. Good is what is so fun about enough for me. But I say fried rice. Put what you there’s nothing wrong

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a blog by Megan Stuke soup alongside it and we feel like we have just been through the buffet, but without the MSG. And the whole thing costs less than five or six bucks to make. Fried rice is best made with leftover rice, but I rarely have that laying around when I’m in the

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AUCTIONEERS NOTE: The above items will be sold at public auction on behalf of Bud Schubert. Pre- inspection available Friday, August 31st from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. View website for pictures.

MOORE AUCTION SERVICE, INC. moore (913) 927-4708, mobile Jamie Moore, Auctioneer TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash or good check accepted with proper ID. All items sold as is where is with no warranties either written or implied. All announcements day of sale take precedence over printed material. We are not responsible for accidents, or errors in advertising. Bad check writers will be prosecuted .

Don’t Miss It! Harley Gerdes 17th Annual Labor Day Consignment Auction Mon, Sept. 3, 9:00 a.m. Lyndon, KS (785) 828-4476 For a complete sale bill and picture highlights... visit us on the web: www.HarleyGerdes

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE DIRECTOR OF CEHCUP CENTER FOR EXCELLENCE IN HEALTH COMMUNICATION TO UNDERSERVED POPULATIONS School of Journalism and Mass Communications University of Kansas Applications are being accepted for a full-time position requiring three years of experience in supporting at executive level and excellent organizational, oral and written skills. Grant writing experience preferred. For a complete position description and to apply go to, search position number 00210118, and follow instructions. Review of applications begins 9/10/2012. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Automotive Briggs Auto Body of Lawrence is now taking applications for Auto Body Techs. Good pay, benefits, etc. Some experience necessary. Please call 785-856-8889 or E-mail

Childcare Adult Care Provided Loving Caregiver Are you in need of a caregiver to maintain your quality of life? 20yrs. exp. Prof. refs. Call Yvonne 785-393-3066

Child Care Provided Stepping Stones is excited to offer a new PT preschool program. morning sessions avail. call 785-843-5919 for more info.


Instructional Design Specialist: Neosho County Community College seeks an individual to assist faculty with instructional design, technology, and distributed learning to enhance student learning and effective teaching for new and existing courses and related activities. Master’s degree in Instructional Design Technology preferred; bachelor’s degree in an appropriate field and two years of teaching or relevant training experience required. Send resume, online application, 5 references, and unofficial transcripts to Instructional Design Specialist, NCCC, 800 W. 14th Street, Chanute, KS 66720. Full position description and online application at This position is pending Board approval. NCCC is an AA/EEO employe

DriversTransportation Owner Operators weekly home time dedicated to one customer! 100% fuel surcharge Class-A CDL, 1 year experience, including 6+ months tanker. 866-478-9965 “You got the drive, We have the Direction” OTR Drivers APU Equipped Pre-Pass, EZ-pass Pets/passenger policy. Newer equipment. 100% NO touch. 1-800-528-7825

Education & Training Airline Careers - Become an Aviation Maintenance Tech. FAA approved training. Financial aid if qualified - Housing available. Job placement assistance. Call Aviation Institute of Maintenance 888-248-7449.


Immediate Full Time Openings! 40 Hours a Week Guaranteed! Weekly Pay! 785-841-0755 ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from Home. *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice, *Hospitality. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV certified. Call 888-220-3977 Cleaning Co. looking for awesome people. Must have a car, phone & pass background check. Email

PT Nanny needed to care for our 3 yr. old triplets. Prior exp. Own transportion & refs. 785-760-4069

Construction “Can You Dig it?” Heavy Equipment School. 3 week training program. Backhoes. Bulldozers. Excavators. Local Job Placement Asst. VA Benefits Approved. 2 National Certifications. 866-362-6497

Customer Service Full Time & Part Time Positions Available In

Customer Service Must be able to work various hours, including Saturday. Competitive pay & benefits; including paid holidays, vacation, and 401K plans. Apply to: SCOTCH FABRIC CARE SERVICES 611 Florida Lawrence, KS 66044 Seeking Full-time Temporary Customer Service Representatives 1-800 Medicare Call Center • Proficient computer skills a must • Six months previous customer service experience required • Mon-Fri Daytime Hours or 2nd shift hours For more information and to apply today, visit Job Posting #16494 General Dynamics Information Technology is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.


Dining Services Assistant Director JAYBOWL SUPERVISOR Mon - Fri Night & Weekends As Scheduled $11.17 - $12.53 Plus Excellent Benefits Job Description Available Online at: KU Memorial Unions Human Resources Office 3rd Floor, Kansas Union 1301 Jayhawk Blvd. Lawrence, KS 66045. EOE.

Ready for a new career? Are you a meticulous cleaner? Do you possess leadership skills? Be part of a team with 28 years of satisfied customers. Cleaning and/or 1 year of supervisory experience, good driving record. Mon-Fri 8 am-5pm, pay commensurate w. experience, benefits. Apply/resume 939 Iowa Street. 785-842-6264 Experienced Horse Barn help needed immediately. 785-760-0526 Rockhaven Horse & Training Center.

Housekeeping & Food Service. Two near half time positions or could be one near full time. Tall Oaks Christian Camp and Retreat Center. Send resume or application right away to PO Box 116 Linwood, KS 66052 Or email to Info & forms at website or call 913-301-3004

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

SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER FT Salaried Plus Excellent Benefits $37,050 with up to 5% Merit in 6 Months PT GRAPHIC DESIGNER $16.46 per hour Job Description Available Online at: KU Memorial Unions Human Resources Office, 3rd Floor, Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd., Lawrence, KS 66045. EOE.

Healthcare Attention Caregivers!!! We are looking for reli a ble caregivers with hands on care experi ence as ei ther a caregiver, CNA or HHA. On-Call bonuses, train ing and various shifts available. To apply please call 785-856-0937!

Go to & watch 9 min. video. Local training & bus. building assistance. Call Jerry Methner 913-244-7007

Place your Garage Sale Ad Today! 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. 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!

AccountingFinance Receptionist, Multiline phone & general office duties. Send resume to sharonholladay@west fax to 843-4486

Drivers: NO EXPERIENCE? Class A CDL Driver Training. We train and Employ! Experienced Drivers also Needed! Central Refrigerated (877) 369-7885 www.centraltruckdrivingj Exp. Flatbed Drivers: Regional opportunities now open with plenty of freight & great pay! 800-277-0212 or

Newspaper Route Carriers wanted to deliver the Dispatch in the city of Shawnee. For details please call Perry Lockwood at 785-832-7249 and leave a message.

Numerous part time Food Service openings available with the KU Memorial Unions. Excellent employment for Students, flexible work schedules and hours from August to May. $7.80 per hour. Applications available online at or in the Human Resources Office, 3rd Floor Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd., Lawrence, KS 66045. EOE.


RN Strong management & clinical skills, Positive attitude. Knowledgeable in passing medications. Kansas license in good standing. Competitive wages. Contact Director of Nursing Laura Sampson or Administrator Jim Mercier at 785-863-2108 or fax resume to 785-863-2735. Apply at Hickory Pointe Care & Rehab, 700 Cherokee, Oskaloosa, KS 66066 CNA Must be a Team player, reliable and dependable. Compassionate for the elderly. Multi-tasking skills required.


Go to or call 785-832-1000. UP TO FOUR PACKAGES TO CHOOSE FROM! All packages include AT LEAST 7 days online, 2 photos online, 4000 chracters online, and one week in top ads. Days in print vary with package chosen.


Media-Printing and Publishing dinator will ensure daily ad deadlines are met by communicating with advertising sales staff and directing workflow; enter and track jobs; assign work to ad builders; enter ads from salespeople in the field; assist advertising sales reps and coordinators with special requests; general oversight of mechanical integrity of ads; accommodate late advertising needs and make certain there is a smooth production process; and provide employee performance input to manager. Ideal candidate will have minimum two years of traffic experience in a fast-paced publishing or printing operation; demonstrated leadership qualities; bachelor’s degree preferred; strong organizational with ability to meet deadlines, multitask and maintain sharp focus; strong written and verbal communication skills; demonstrated problem solving and conflict management experience; ability to achieve goals with little supervision; proficient in MS Office; and experience with basic design software including InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to:

We offer an excellent benefits package including medical insurance, 401k, paid time off, employee discounts and more! Background check, pre- employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. EOE

Maintenance Legends Place Apartments is seeking a Maintenance Technician with experience in HVAC, Major Appliance Repair, Plumbing, and General Maintenance. Applicant must have 1 Office-Clerical year maintenance experiReceptionist ence and reliable trans- Chiropractic portation for on-call. Strong computer & customer service skills. Part Please submit your resume to legendsplace@ time. Email resume to


Media-Printing and Publishing

Leasing Consultants

RN needed for weekends LPN’s/CNA’s needed full-time

Bus Drivers Baldwin City USD 348 is seeking substitute bus drivers. Must have a CDL. Sub pay is 12.10 per hour. Mechanical experience helpful. Prefer S & P endorsement. For further information about driving a bus, contact Tracy Rockers at or call 785-594-7433. Interested persons will need to only complete the employment paperwork. Paperwork can be downloaded from epartments/hr/employmen t/paperwork/ EOE

Please see job-openings for full details. Send cover letter and resume to Human Resources Department, Baker University, PO Box 65, Baldwin City, KS 66006. Electronic submissions may be made to EOE



Business Opportunity

Baker University is seeking a full time Assistant Director of Dining Services.

Graphic Design

RN/LPN/CNA Crew Supervisor


AD ORDER & TRAFFIC COORDINATOR The World Company, a fast-paced, multi-media organization is looking for an Ad Order and Traffic Coordinator to manage all daily production deadlines while directing productivity of ad builders and quality assurance for mechanical/ technical aspects of ads. Coor-

Greystar is looking for a Leasing Consultant to join our team in Lawrence, KS. Leasing Consultants should have a professional image and a strong background in sales and customer service. Weekends are required. We offer excellent pay and benefits. Send resume to EOE/DFW. Need to Sell a Car? Place your ad at or email

PROGRAMMER II/SR. PROGRAMMER POSITION Information Technology with the University of Kansas is seeking a Programmer II/Sr. Programmer position. Salary: $52-62k. The Senior Programmer in System Design & Development is expected to work within a standards-based collaborative team environment to contribute code, provide technical support and development expertise to various development projects and applications.

Required Qualifications: 1) 2 - 4 years experience with PeopleTools 8.49 or higher / PeopleCode. 2) 1 - 2 years experience with: Web-based Application Development, The application of object-oriented programming techniques, Development and maintenance of a database focused application, RDBMS (prefer Oracle mySQL and/or mySQL), UNIX flavor operating system (Prefer Linux), SQR, SQL. For a complete list of requirements and to apply, visit and search for position number 01115008. Application close date 09/06/2012.

BUSINESS OFFICE MANAGER Brandon Woods at Alvamar is seeking an experienced Business Office Manager. The qualified candidate will have a minimum of associates degree in business or related field and 3 years experience in third party billing/ collections and 1 year of supervisory experience. Responsibilities include the supervision of accounting assistants for the performance of A/P, A/R, and payroll. Must have knowledge of healthcare regulatory and compliance requirements. Hands-on duties include Medicaid and Medicare billing, preparation of monthly financial statements, cash flow analysis, monthly reconciliations and related reports on a timely basis and according to established schedules. As a member of Brandon Woods at Alvamar’s senior leadership team, the BOM serves as a resource person for other department directors in budget preparation and analysis. Competitive salary and benefits. Minimum of Associates degree in business. Send resume and salary requirements to

Brandon Woods at Alvamar 1501 Inverness Drive Lawrence, KS 66047 Equal Opportunity Employer Drug Free Workplace

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

SYSTEMS SPECIALIST/ APPLICATION ANALYST KU Information Technology supports the University of Kansas academic and research missions by providing a broad range of technology services in support of learning, scholarship, and creative endeavor. KU IT invites applications for a Systems Specialist/Application Analyst with programming experience in scripting languages who can contribute to the development and support of campus-wide strategic initiatives. Leading the effort with campus partners, stakeholders, subject matter experts, technical experts, and project managers the Application Analyst facilitates, clarifies, and documents processes and specifications for the adoption of enterprise solutions/services. The Application Analyst will interpret different forms of management-related information to help management solve problems and improve efficiency through development and coding of technology solutions in support of core administrative processes across the enterprise.

Required Qualifications: 1. Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Business, or related field OR 2+ years as a professional Application, System or Business Analyst. 2. 2 years of programming experience in scripting languages. 3. 2 years of experience leading business process requirement gathering. 4. Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills. 5. The ability to work on multiple projects and project teams at once. 6. Work experience which required proficiency in technical writing techniques, communication skills, and presentation skills as evidenced by application materials. 7. 2+ years’ hands-on working experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio).

For a complete list of requirements and to apply, visit and search for position number 00209520. Application close date 9/13/2012

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

2 WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2012 Apartments Unfurnished



Now Leasing

Apartments Unfurnished 1BRs — 622 Schwarz. CA, laundry, off-street parking, No pets. $435/mo. Gas & water paid. 785-841-5797 1-2 BRs, nice apts. 1 block to KU, off street pkg. $450 $500/mo. Great location. 913-963-5555, 913-681-6762. 1BR centrally located apt. Storage & parking. Water paid. 785-843-7815 1BR — 740-1/2 Massachusetts, above Wa Restaurant, 1 bath, CA. $650/mo. No pets. 785-841-5797

Cedarwood Apts 2411 Cedarwood Ave. Beautiful & Spacious

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A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE LEASING 2BRs Units avail. NOW 2BR apts, 2BR Townhomes, 3BR Townhomes


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


2 & 3BR- W/D, pool, gym KU Bus route, pet friendly Short term leases avail


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Jacksonville Apts. Best Deal on West Side 1 Bedrooms - $475 2 Bedrooms - $525 Pet friendly!

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Sunrise Place Sunrise Village

Apartments & Townhomes 1st Month’s Rent FREE

On KU Bus Route

Adam Ave. Townhomes 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car garage, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced in back yards. $995/mo. Brighton Circle 3BR, 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,650 sq. ft., $850/mo.


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Bookcase: IKEA wood bookcase, painted black w/red and white insert doors. 4 shelves. 5’ x 32”. Like new, $40. Call 785-749-4490 after 3 p.m.


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2BR, 2412 Alabama, 2nd fl, roomy, CA, washer/dryer. plenty of parking, No pets. $470/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2BR, 2406 Alabama, bldg 10, 1.5 baths, C/A, W/D hookups, DW, $570, no pets, 785-841-5797 2BR, 3052 W. 7th, 2 baths, has study, 2 car garage, C/A, W/D hookups, DW, $640, no pets, 785-841-5797 2BR, 951 Arkansas, 1 month free, 2 bath, C/A, laundry, dw, microwave, $750, no pets, 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 2BR — 1030 Ohio, for fall, CA, DW. $500 per month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR - 415 W. 17th, CA, wood floors, laundry, off street parking. No pets. $550/mo. Water paid. 785-841-5797 2BR — 1214 Tennessee, for fall, in 4-plex, 1 bath, CA, DW. No pets. $460/mo. Call 785-841-5797 2BR in 4-plex, excellent Location at 1104 Tennessee. Near downtown & KU. CA, no pets, $490. 785-842-4242 2BR — 1315 E. 25th Terrace, for fall, 1 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup. No pets. $480/mo. 785-841-5797 2BR - 741 Michigan, for fall, 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, DW, W/D hookup, full unfin. bsmt. 1 pet ok. $730/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

Medical Equipment

Reserve YOUR Apt. Now Call 785-842-3040 or email 2BRs - 27th & Ridge Court, Windmill Estates, all elec, 2 story, 1 bath, CA, W/D hookup, DW. $595/mo. No pets. 785-841-5797

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

Now Accepting

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


AVAILABLE at WEST LAWRENCE LOCATION $525/mo., Utilities included Conference Room, Fax Machine, Copier Available Call Donna at (or e-mail) 785-841-6565

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at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy.


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Cooperative townhomes start at $412 - $485/mo. Water, trash, sewer paid. FIRST MONTH FREE! Back patio, CA, hard wood floors, full bsmt., stove, refrig., W/D hookup, garbage disposal, Reserved parking. On site management & maintenance. 24 hr. emergency maintenance. Membership & Equity Fee Required. 785-842-2545 (Equal Housing Opportunity)

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

Antique travel trunk; A nice, sturdy late 1800s or early 1900s child’s trunk; no mold smell. Lid-picture inside and border are originals. Very clean inside. Measures 28” wide. $50. Cash only please. 842-7419. Aquarium, 45 gallon Oceanic Saltwater Aquarium. Sump pump, protein skimmer, livestock and coral included. Headed to College and can’t take with me. $700 (valued at $2,000) 785-218-9455 Collectibles: Old Comic Books: Early 60’s-70’s Bagged & Boarded, Marvel, X-Men, Thor, Spiderman, Avengers, etc. Some Superman, Batman. $5. 785-841-5708

Miscellaneous items: Desk chair light brown, ex. cond., $25. Hampton Bay light over vanity w/(6) light bulbs, ex. cond., $10. Lawrence (2) Barbie dolls $8 each. 2 BR, 1.5 bath, 2-story (3) Picture frames Gift Box Townhome. 1 car grg, bsmt size A $3 each. Call (785) w W/D and framed/plum- 865-0191. bed for another bathroom. Tires. Have three good Kitchen incl all appliances, cond. Goodyear Eagle tinew coutnertops. Sunken res. 225/50 R18 and tire living room has fireplace, depth of 6/32 to 5/32. fenced yard & patio. CA, $30.00 for set of 3. new storm door. Newly (785)418-1339 for info. painted exterior. 1,129 sq ft. Asking $114,900. 3720 Wii Rockband. We have Westland Place, Lawrence. outgrown the Rockband 2 video game, guitar, drums 785-766-9337 and microphone. To a good home. $95.00/offer. Mobile Homes Call (785) 727-0894. OWNER WILL FINANCE 2BR, 2 bath, stove, fridge, dishwasher, washer/dryer, large storage building. Lawrence. 816-830-2152


Kimball Consolette Piano, mahogany finish, good cond. tuning pins blue steel, Needs tuning. Good for beginning student. 2BR, 1 bath, CH, spacious Farms-Acreage Hasn’t been abused. Certibedrooms & LR, privately fied appraisal for $400. You owned & managed. Old farmstead on 6 acres, haul. 913-441-6798 $600/mo. 785-766-9139 includes all utils., 3 Morton bldgs, 4 lg. barns, silo, stone PARKWAY 4000 smoke house. No house. Ticket Mart Repo, assume owner fi• 2BR, 2 bath avail. Sept. nancing, no down payment, • W/D hookups Tickets for Sale $975 monthly. 785-554-9663 • 2 Car garage w/opener Four (4) all day general • New appls. & carpets admission tickets to • Maintenance free Schlitterbahn Waterpark 785-749-2555/785-766-2722 in KC. $80 or best offer. (Value $148). Must use by 9/3/12. Call Kathleen 785-760-1726.

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes

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


and Lease Special First Month Free

Chair, upholstered in burgundy fabric, very comfortable and great condition. $85 cash. Please call 785-841-7723.

2BR, near West turnpike, Vinland eat-in kitchen, oak cabi3-Wheel Mobility Scooter nets, W/D, Avail. now. No 2BR home avail., 1.5 Bath, Golden Champion. Nearly stove, refrig., W/D hookup, pets. $585/mo. 785-423-1565 CA, electrical heat. Pets New (used 3 times). 350 lb maybe. $700/ mo. + de- capacity. $950 (was $1500 2BR, in a 4-plex. New carnew) 785-832-8097 posit. 785-594-3846 pet, vinyl, cabinets, countertop. W/D is included. Miscellaneous $575/mo. 785-865-2505 Office Space

913 Christie Ct., Lawrence - New exterior. 3 full bath, 2 kitchens, 2LRs, walk-out basement, 2 car. $1,200/ mo. Rent-to-own option available. 913-687-2582

2BR: $695 * 3BR $795

3 Patio Chairs w/cushions & on rollers, $14.00, very strong work bench, $5.00. 785-838-0056

3BR — 2323 Yale, 2 story, 2 bath, CA, DW, FP, 2 car gar- 3 BR, 2 bath, 2 car, Newer, age, no pets. $750/mo. Call I-70, Deerfield School, cul Chair/ottoman: IKEA chair 785-841-5797 de sac. 3016 Winston. and ottoman, oak frame $1150/mo. 785-843-3993 w/navy blue cushions. 3BR, 1.5 bath, 1131-35 Ohio, Used only 2 years, clean. W/D, no pets. $925/mo. & 4 BR, 2 bath ranch, garage. $40. Call 785-749-4490 after $199/deposit. Close to KU Quiet cul-de-sac. Quick 3 p.m. campus. Call 785-749-6084 K-10 access. 2018 Barker Court. Walk to schools/KU Coffee Table, with glass on $1400/mo. 913-626-7637 each end & wood in the center very nice 4’3”x10” Apartments, Houses & 2-3BR, 1 bathClean, yard, $14.00. 785-838-0056 Duplexes. 785-842-7644 new appliances, $735/mo. Couch and +deposit. 785-841-1284 Hide-a-bed Sofa. $50 each. 2BR, 1 bath, country home, You haul. 785-841-7076 2 porches, 1 deck. SE of Lawrence. Quiet. 1 Small Sofa: 6 ft. sofa, solid oak frame w/6 cushions. Old, pet ok. Call 785-838-9009 clean, comfortable. $10. 3BR Gem - S. of KU at 2213 Call 785-749-4490 after 3 Naismith Dr. 1.5 Bath, CA, p.m. wood floors, garage, DW, STUDENT BARGAINS!!!! W/D hook-up, bsmt. No Close to KU, 3 Bus Stops Sunday, August 26, 2012 Smoking. $850/mo. Avail. Bob Billings & Crestline 8:26. 8PM. Black Leather now. Call 816-835-0190 Call or see website loveseat matching 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car, close to ottomon. Very comfortafor current availability. campus, fenced yard, CA, ble!! Downsizing, don’t $200 per person deposit DW, pets ok, $1000/mo. have room for it. $125 No App Fee! Avail. now. 785-766-7589 cash u pick up and take it home.. 3BR - 1028 Lake Crest 785-842-4200 5 Brass glass stands, Newer. 2½ bath, 2 car, DR, coffee table and endtable FP. $1,050 /mo. Call all matching set $100 Crescent Heights 785-550-3427 cash you pick up and ½ Month FREE take it home. 3BR, 1 bath, W/D hookup, lg 2BR, $420-$500/mo. Down sizeing no room for fenced yd, 1 car, Move-in Sm. pets ok, W/D hookup, these items at our new incentives, Pets welcome. on bus route place. 785-841-1930 $900/mo. 785-760-0595 AC Management (home) or 785-760-0612 1815 W. 24th 785-842-4461 3BR, 2 story, 2 baths, 2 car (cell) garage, 3624 W. 7th, has study, FP, unfinished bsmt, Table and chairs - Round NEW SPECIALS! C/A, dw, W/D hooks, 1 pet oak table 45” plus one leaf. 1,2,3 BR W/D, Pool, Gym Six dining chairs, two with ok, $1250, 785-841-5797 Canyon Court Apts arms, all black padded 700 Comet Lane, Lawrence 4BR, 2.5 bath available Au- seats. Great deal at $140. (785) 832-8805 gust at 1423 Monterey Hill Please call 785-841-7723. Dr. (Quail Run School area) Table, round, 2’x3” circle, $1,500/mo. 785-218-7264 Parkway Terrace Apts. $6.00. Table, square, 2’2” high with shelves, black, $450/mo 1 BDRM $500/mo Apartments, Houses & $6.00. Table, 3’x5” with tile 2 BDRM $300 deposit Duplexes. 785-842-7644 on top, with wood around 2340 Murphy Dr. edge, $18.00. Call for more wwww.parkway info. 785-838-0056 Loft BR, 1226 Prairie, 1.5 (785) 841-1155 bath, 2 story, CA, W/D Studios, 2400 Alabama, all hookup, 1 pet ok. $630/mo. Household Misc. elec., A/C, laundry, off st. Call 785-841-5797 Dishes -Pflatzgraff Aura pkg, $490, water & cable pattern, 5 piece place settpd, no pets, 785-841-5797 Baldwin City ing service for 8 plus extra pieces. Service for 4 has Studios, 1712 W. 5th, all elec, laundry, A/C, off st. 3BR, 2bath, full partially never been out of the box. bsmt, covered $45. Call 785-843-6576 or pkg, $410, water/cable pd, finished deck, rent w/option to buy. 785-865-6122. No pets, 785-841-5797 owner financed. $850/mo. Baldwin 785-242-4844

3BR, 2 bath duplex. 2 car garage. W/D included, lg basement walkout on golf course. 5 mins to KU. $1,200 + dep. Avail Sept 1. Please call 785-841-5010

3BR, 2 bath, $850/mo. 2BR, 1 bath, $780/mo. Half Off Deposit $300 FREE Rent



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

Tivo, new $45. Please Call Brad at 785-838-4772 for more information. TV: Dynex, color TV, 20 inch screen and built in DVD player. $25. Call 785-749-4490 after 3 p.m.

Rice/veg cooker/steamer, like new, auto, works great asking $18, Please call 785-550-4142

“Little Tikes” Play Kitchen. Refrigerator, sink/stove piece (39”h) and chairdoors, buttons intact. Incl 3 (8x11) baskets of play 3BR, 2 bath, all amenities, food and dishes. $40. garage. 2835 Four Wheel 785-766-4741. Drive. $795/mo. Available For cribs or toddler bed, in Now. Call 785-766-8888 great shape, includes mattress pad and eight fitted AVAILABLE NOW! sheets, $10. Call 749-7984. 3BR, 2 or 2.5 bath- 2 car w/openers W/D hookups, FP, major appls. Lawn care & Clothing snow removal 785-865-2505 Gage Management 785-842-7644

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644



Baby & Children Items

Men’s new Birkenstock Papillio shoes, size 43, teal green. $55 or best offer. 785-843-5396

Garage Sale Saturday Sept. 1st ONLY!

01 Multi-Family Garage Sale Friday, August 31 Saturday, Sept. 1 7 am - 2 pm 3406 Sweet Grass Court, Lawrence Housewares, decor, kitchen appliances, pots and pans, kids clothing, toys, patio furniture, books, lamps, fitness equipment, bedding, stereo, pet supplies, luggage, storage containers, and much more!



Yard Sale Wed.-Sun. 8AM-8PM. All 5 days. 20171 State Ave. Tonganoxie. Furnture, antiques, tools, etc.

3305 Riverview Rd (Near 6th & Kasold) Small entertainment center, tent, weight bench, motorcycle helmet, beer kit, lamps, books, software, George Foreman grill, pans, pictures, coffee maker, printer, bike rack, golf clubs, jack stands, household items, auto parts washer. FREE bucket with every $5 purchase, while they last! Don’t miss this sale!!! 08

GARAGE SALE 2828 Meadow Dr. Thurs 12:00om-5:00pm. Fri. & Sat. 8:00am-1:00pm.

Large assortment of Collectibles - Red Wing and western Bowls, jars, and jugs, pottery dinnerware, pigs, duck cookie jar, Jewel Tea and Jadite Bowls, whiskey decanters, Budweiser Millennium limited Edition Bottle and glass set, and other beer items, US Postal stamp sets including Railroad and Marilyn Monroe. Marilyn collectors plate, Ertl trucks, knives, bottle & beer openers and pocket knives. old books, magazines and sheet music nd Santa Fe calendars.. Ladies long black leather coat, old records including LP’s, 78’s and 45’s and CDs. Beautiful Antique Victorian “ dressing table with swinging mirror, matching bench and dresser in excellent condition! Ethan Allen Head and foot board, mini motorcycle, (needs work) household items including mirrors, pictures, silverware, cooking items, bar ware, and much more women & girls clothing and toys. Lots of misc! 09 HUGE SALE! Fri. Aug. 31 & Sat. Sept. 1 8am-5pm. 1219 W 27th St. Lawrence 9.5 kayak, 15ft. aluminum canoe, mitre saw w/stand, mirrors, grinder, garden tools, kitchen tools, cabinet, desk, small tables, fishing gear, house plants, (lg & small), plant stands and pots, picture frames, wall hangings, quilt rack, florescent light bank w/grow lights, scuba equipment, camera stand, American flag, card table, rotisserie, juicer, bread baking pans, wheelchair (like new), storage containers, and men’s leather coats (XL). Antiques: mirrors, wooden Pepsi crate, metal trunk, rocking chair, wash basin w/pitcher, golf clubs, Coleman camp stove and lantern, stained glass (needs work), camera and more.

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


Garage Sale 848 Broadview Drive, Lawrence, Ks 8 AM - 2 PM Saturday, Sept. 1 90 years of stuff Antiques and newer.

Chevrolet 2009 Aveo LT, sunroof, power equipment, On Star, GM certified with 2 yrs of scheduled maintenance, stk#19353 only $12,744. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2006 Impala SS, local trade, low miles, leather heated seats, Bose sound, alloy wheels, power equipment. You won’t find a nicer car than this one! Stk#308471 only $18,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Boats-Water Craft Boat - 16 ft, 1988 Scroca. Sail/row/paddle. Ex Cond. Trailer. $850. 913-248-1446

RV 2001 Winnebago Rialta 22 QD. $24,900. TV, microwave, fridge, bath, dinette, generator. Beds - one double, one twin, 68,340 miles. Great for tailgating! 785-841-8481 MOTORHOME FOR SALE BY OWNER 2008 class B Pleasure-Way Excel TS2 model. Completely self-contained. One owner purchased new in 2008 for $80,048. Fiber glass wide body on Ford E350 super duty van chasis. Fully loaded and beautifully appointed. Must see to appreciate. Length 20 ft. Less than 14,000 miles on the odometer. Averages 13MPG. Current NADA retail value is $52,980. Asking $48,000 but willing to negotiate. This RV is like new and perfect for two people. Lein free title furnished at the completion of sale. I will be happy to share the original window sticker with you that shows all of the features. If you are interested call 785-865-9005.

Chevrolet 2010 Camaro 2LT, GM certified, leather heated seats, remote start, On Star, Boston premium sound, stk#10451B only $22888.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Chevrolet 1968 Camaro SS Price $8,200. Get in touch with me at: for more information

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. The package includes a box around your ad, a big header and special centering and attention! Just go to: place/classifieds/

2009 Chevrolet Malibu LS-69K, AT, CD, Cruise, Keyless Entry, OnStar, 2-owner, Steal at $13,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Chevrolet 1970 Chevelle SS LS5 454/360HP, asking $7000, AC, Automatic, low miles, contact me at or 913-416-1424.

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

This could be your Garage Sale ad!

Chevrolet 2000 Corvette, targa roof, heads up display, manual, leather memory seats, alloy wheels, V8, low miles, sweet! Stk#15617A only $21,500. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2012 Traverse LT, AWD, room for 8, remote start, heated seat, power equipment, stk#10560A only $27,500. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Chrysler 2008 PT Cruiser Touring. Nice Cool Vanilla color, low miles, NO accident history, and great gas mileage from the 4 cyl. automatic. Extremely nice late model car for under $10,000. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-8 856-6100 24/7 Dale Willey Automotive 2840 Iowa Street (785) 843-5200

Dodge 2010 Challenger SE V6, alloy wheels, ABS, power equipment, very nice! Stk#18493 only $22,815. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

HUMMER Trucks 2011 Chevrolet Cruze Low miles with gas saving 4-cylinder engine. Excellent mid-size sedan and a great color. $16,500 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Nothing goes before 8:00 a.m. Saturday p.m. Make an Offer

2011 Ford Fiesta Hatchback with extra cargo room and great gas mileage. CARFAX 1-owner. $16,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Hummer 2008 H3, 4wd, GM certified, running boards, tow package, alloy wheels, leather heated seats, On Star, power equipment, stk#538992 only $19,977. Dale Willey 785-843-5200



Huge 3-Family Garage Sale Saturday September 1, 2012 7 a.m.-Noon 1909 E 24th Terrace. Four 285-16 inch tires, tool boxes and hand tools, drill press, power tools, inflatable raft, fishing poles, golf balls and clubs, desk, table, night stands, dressers, 2 end tables, TVs, radio, printer and electronics, 36 inch jeans, craft supplies and kits, sewing machines, lots of fabric, candles, lots of snacks and misc. Priced to sell. Cash only please.

2010 Chevrolet Equinox 2LT package with AWD, leather seats, and back-up camera. Priced very low. $23,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Buick 2011 Lucerne CXL 4to choose from, starting at $23,815.00 GM certified and includes two years of maintenance, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, and one fantastic ride with surprising gas mileage! Stk#16660. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2010 Ford Fusion SE -88K, AT, Cruise, CD Changer, Keyless Entry, 2-owner, Wow $12,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2006 Chevrolet Impala Great back to school car for high school or college students. Good gas mileage and plenty of room. $10,191 23rd & Alabama 843-3500


Washington Creek Church Community Garage Sale Aug. 31 & Sept. 1 8AM-6PM. 609 E 550 Road Lawrence, Ks

With clothes, books, small appliances, collectibles, and fun stuff. There are games and toys, videos, and DVDS, glassware and doghouses. A refinished oak dinette table & four chairs. baby strollers and blankets. Stop by and check it out.

Garage Sale

Chevrolet 2008 Impala LT, alloy wheels, power equipment, remote start, great gas mileage! Only $11,781.00 stk#159541 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Cadillac 2008 CTS AWD, luxury package, leather heated/cooled seats, ultra sunroof, remote start, Bose sound, On Star, stk#616681 only $25,884.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Cadillac 2007 STS, CTS grill, 34,000 miles, excellent condition,. $22,000. Please call 785-979-3808

(Mongold/Roe) 3550 N. 123rd St., Piper (Area North of Leavenworth Rd.)

Friday, Aug. 31 8am-5pm, Saturday, Sept. 1 8am-2pm Antiques, linens, dishes, all size NAME BRAND clothing, shoes, jeans, insulated coveralls and military clothing, small furniture, MY COUNTRY CUPBOARD jam and jelly. MUCH MORE. Low prices.

2006 Ford 500 Limited package with leather and AWD and V-6 engine. Easy to maneuver in bad weather and comfortable ride in all weather. $12,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2012 Buick Regal Sharp sedan from long time luxury car maker. Low miles and great on gas. Must See. $21,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Once again the families of the Washington Creek Church and friends of the area are having their 5th annual garage sale.

Piper Lawrence


8AM – 2PM


Pets okay with paid pet deposit


Windows computers. Liquidating several very nice Windows computers. No wifi, you will need internet access. $65.00 785-331-3001

Bainbridge Circle 3BR, 1.5 - 2.5 bath, 1 car garage, 1,200 - 1,540 sq. ft. $750 - $800/mo.

Garages - Pool - Fitness Center • Park West Gardens Apts • Park West Town Homes Call for more details 785.840.9467

W/D, Pool, Small Pet Ok! Fall KU Bus Route Avail.! 3601 Clinton Parkway 785-842-3280

Netgear n600 wireless dual and router. Easy setup. Works great, used for 6 mos. $50/offer. 785-312-9215.

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.

Duplexes Start at $495 One Bedroom/studio style Pool - Fitness Center - On-Site Laundry - Pet Friendly Water & Trash Paid

Computer-Camera Lawrence

Chevrolet 2011 Aveo LT, power equipment, sunroof, leather, fantastic gas mileage, GM certified, stk#19399 only $14,917 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ford 2008 Mustang, alloy wheels, spoiler, power equip, V6, stk#142722 only $15,316. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2007 Impala LT, alloy wheels, power equipment, cruise control, remote start, alloy wheels, steering wheels controls. Stk#139161 only $8,888. 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

2007 Ford 500 SEL package with low miles. V-6 engine with plenty of power in this comfortable cruiser. $11,987 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 Need to Sell a Car? Place your ad at or email


BUSINESS Accounting

Caroline H. Eddinger, CPA, LLC Tax Services Business Consulting QuickBooks Support lawrencemarketplace .com/eddinger-cpa (785) 550-4149


Carpets & Rugs

CONCRETE INC. Your local concrete Repair Specialists Sidewalks, Patios, Driveways, Waterproofing, Basement, Crack repair 888-326-2799 Toll Free

Bryant Collision Repair Mon-Fri. 8AM-6PM We specialize in Auto Body Repair, Paintless Dent Repair, Glass Repair, & Auto Accessories. 785-843-5803 bryant-collision-repair Buying Junk & Repairable Vehicles. Cash Paid. Free Tow. U-Call, We-Haul! Call 785-633-7556

Dale and Ron’s Auto Service

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

785-842-2108 dalerons


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

All Your Banking Needs

Famous Brand Overstocks


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

LAMINATE Wood & Tile Designs! CERAMIC TILE Many Sizes & Styles! CARPET TILE 19”x19” Heavy-Duty!

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

Stacked Deck


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

NOW from 69c sq ft!


REMNANTS Carpet, Vinyl, Tile, Laminate. All Sizes!

Many priced

BELOW wholesale! Installer-Direct Plan saves you even MORE on professional, installation!

Jennings’ Floor Trader 3000 Iowa - 841-3838

See what’s new and on sale at

Dave’s Construction Topsoil Clean, Fill Dirt 913-724-1515


Eudora Montessori K Prep-1st, 2 Openings Half day $75, Full day $100/wk Aug. Special 1 FREE week Near Eudora Elementary 785-542-1364

Artisan Floor Company

Hardwood Floor Installation, Refinishing and Repair Locally Owned, Insured, Free Estimates 785-691-6117

785-838-4488 harrisauto

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

Licensed In-home daycare Now enrolling Children of all ages in Tonganoxie Call Kristal 913-593-8651

Carpet Cleaning Kansas Carpet Care, Inc.

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

Specializing in Carpet, Tile & Upholstery cleaning. Carpet repairs & stretching, Odor Decontamination, Spot Dying & 24 hr Water extraction. 785-840-4266 Precision Carpet Cleaning Kansas 785-250-4369 http://www.precisioncarpet BACK TO SCHOOL SPECIAL Newest & most innovative rotary cleaning system. STARTING or BUILDING a Business? 785-832-2222 lynncommunications

Employment Services

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

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


For Promotions & More Info: kansas_carpet_care

Get Lynn on the line! 785-843-LYNN


Westside 66 & Car Wash

Full Service Gas Station 100% Ethanol-Free Gasoline Auto Repair Shop - Automatic Car Washes Starting At Just $3 2815 W 6th St | 785-843-1878 westside66 scotttemperature

Home Improvements

ADVANCED SYSTEMS Basement & foundation repair Your hometown company Over three decades 785-841-0145 Concrete, Block & Limestone Wall Repair, Waterproofing Drainage Solutions Sump Pumps, Driveways. 785-843-2700 Owen 24/7


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

Full Remodels & Odd Jobs, Interior/Exterior Painting, Installation & Repair of: Deck Drywall Siding Replacement Gutters Privacy Fencing Doors & Trim Commercial Build-out Build-to-suit services Fully Insured 22 yrs. experience

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

785-842-6264 bpi

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

JASON TANKING CONSTRUCTION New Construction Framing, Remodels, Additions, Decks Fully Ins. & Lic. 785.760.4066 jtconstruction

Int. & Ext. Remodeling All Home Repairs Mark Koontz

(785) 550-1565

General Services

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

Retired Carpenter, Deck Repairs, Home Repairs, Interior Wall Repair & Painting, Doors, Wood Rot, Powerwash 785-766-5285


NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!

Guttering Services

Banquet Room Available for Corporate Parties, Wedding Receptions, Fundraisers Bingo Every Friday Night 1803 W 6th St. (785) 843-9690 /Eagles_Lodge STARTING or BUILDING a Business?

Landscaping Low Maintenance Landscape, Inc.

1210 Lakeview Court, Innovative Planting Design Construction & Installation lml

Events/Entertainment Eagles Lodge

TWO GOOD PAINTERS 785-424-5860 Husband & wife team excellent refs. 20yrs. exp. Mark & Carolyn Collins

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Drury Place

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

1510 St. Andrews

Pet Services

785-841-6845 druryplace



Big/Small Jobs Dependable Service Mowing Clean Up Tree Trimming Plant Bed Maint. Whatever U Need Clockwork! Honest & Dependable Mow~Trim~Sweep~Hedges Steve 785-393-9152 Lawrence Only ROCK-SOD-SOIL-MULCH


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

Complete Roofing Services Professional Staff Quality Workmanship lawrenceroofing

Complete Roofing

Professional Service with a Tender Touch

Stress Free for you and your pet.

Call Calli 785-766-8420

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

We’re There for You!


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

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

Plumbing Precision Plumbing

New Construction Service & Repair Commercial & Residential FREE ESTIMATES Licensed & Insured

Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs

Free Estimates

Insurance Work Welcome

785-764-9582 mclaughlinroofing

785-856-6315 precisionplumbing

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

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


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

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

Real Estate Services

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

785-841-5466 /firstclass

Music Lessons




Learn to play 30-50 songs in the first year with Simply Music! Keys of Joy 785-331-8369 Karla’s Konservatory 785-865-4151 keysofjoy


Heating & Cooling

A. B. Painting & Repair

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

Al 785-331-6994

Realty Executives - Hedges Joy Neely 785-371-3225

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

Lonnie’s Recycling Inc. Buyers of aluminum cans, all type metals & junk vehiA. F. Hill Contracting cles. Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. 8-4, Call a Specialist! 501 Maple, Lawrence. We are the area exclusive ex785-841-4855 terior only painters. Insured. Free est. call for $300discount lonnies 785-841-3689 anytime

Inside - Out Painting Service Complete interior & exterior painting Siding replacement

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

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


Best Deal

We’re cheaper Free estimates Mowing, trimming Bushes & trees 785-505-8697


Trimmed, Shaped, Removed Shrubs, Fenceline Cleaned

No Job Too Small Free Est. Lic. & Ins. 913-268-3120

Chris Tree Service

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

Kansas Tree

Trimming, removal, & stump grinding by Lawrence locals Certified by Kansas Arborists Assoc. since 1997 “We specialize in preservation and restoration” Ins. & Lic. visit online 785-843-TREE (8733)

Repairs and Services

Utility Trailers

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

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

Tree/Stump Removal


Unsightly black streaks of mold & dirt on your roof? Mold/Mildew on your house?

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

Is winter salt intrusion causing your concrete to flake? Mobile Enviro-Wash 785-842-3030

Manufacturing Quality Flatbed Trailers 20 years SALES SERVICE PARTS WE SELL STEEL WELDING SERVICES (785) 841-3200

Window Installation/Service Martin Windows & Doors

Lawn, Garden & Nursery 785-832-2222

Retirement Community

Landscape Maintenance

Painting kansasinsurance

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

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


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

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

Serving individuals, farmers & business owners 785-331-3607


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

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

Golden Rule Lawncare Complete Lawncare Service Family owned & operated Eugene Yoder Call for Free Est. Insured. 785-224-9436


No Job Too Big or Small

Garage Doors

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

Marty Goodwin 785-979-1379

Bus. 913-269-0284

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2003 TOYOTA Corolla LE 182K Highway Miles, Silver, Well Maintained, Tinted Windows, Cruise Control, New Tires, Photo is Available Online, $4600. Price is Saab 2003 9-3 convertible. Negotiable, Very Nice Car! Nice clean car, clean his- Call 785-727-9389 tory, FUN to drive, top down or top up! Only 78K miles. Silver with gray leather, automatic. Seats four! “Sale $7995” See website for photos Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7


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Ford 2009 Taurus Limited, leather heated memory seats, alloy wheels, ABS, CD changer, very nice! Stk#15708 only $17,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Acura 2004 MDX AWD, heated leather seats, Bose sound, navigation, alloy wheels, sunroof, all the luxury without the price, only $12,845. stk#153911 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2010 Hyundai Elantra GLS Certified! Warranty until 2020 or 100k miles, 20k miles, Local trade, Automatic $13,988 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

1992 Lexus LS400 Affordable Luxury, One owner, Very clean, Loaded, ONLY 82K MILES, V8, Auto trans $8,000 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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Hyundai 2011 Accent GLS, power equipment, steering wheel controls, great commuter car! Stk#19070 only $13,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2006 Acura RSX Type-S-103K, 6-speed, CD, AC, Cruise, Leather, Monnroof, Fun $12,900. 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 $15,9974. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2009 Mazda 3 i Sport -79K, 5-Speed, AC, CD, 1-owner, Save $9,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2009 Hyundai Sonata Certified! Warranty until 2019 or 100k miles, Currently has 42k miles, V6, $13,900 Call 785-727-0244 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2005 Pontiac G6 3.5L, V6 Remote keyless entry, Clean Carfax, 98,386 miles $9,000 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2005 Toyota Corolla Local trade, Very clean, 62k miles, Manual trans, White, $10,000 Call 785-727-0244 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Toyota 2008 4Runner Limited 4WD, running boards, alloy wheels, navigation, sunroof, leather heated memory seats, very nice!! Stk#126111 only $26,888 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2006 Toyota Avalon XLS Silver Pine Metallic with 62,864 miles, Nice, dependable sedan. Just $17,500. Call 785-550-6464 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Volkswagen 2010 Jetta Limited FWD, V6, automatic, leather sunroof, ABS, alloy wheels, power equipment, stk#18500 only $18,715 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2008 Mazda 6 i Sport VE-131K, AT, CD Changer, Cruise, Tinted Windows, 2-owner, Nice $8,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2008 Acura TL Nav-83K, AT, Heated Leather, Moonroof, CD Changer, Nav, Reverse Cam, 2-owner, Save $18,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GT2-122K, AT, Cruise, Moon, CD Changer, Lots of Records, 1-owner, Nice $7,900.. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 2010 Audi A3 HB S Tronic 2.0T-73K, AT, CD, Bose, Heated Seats, Paddle Shifters, 1-owner, Steal at $19,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GT2-122K, AT, Cruise, Moon, CD Changer, Lots of Records, 1-owner, Nice $7,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Infiniti 2003 FX45 1-owner, well-maintained, 98,700 miles, AWD, leather, sunroof. Premium sound. $15,700.00. 785-550-0504.

Ford 2000 Mustang. ONE Infiniti 2004 G35 coupe, heated/PS, silver owner. NO accident beau- auto, leather, sunroof, tiful Mustang. Bright white w/blk Bose Audio, premium pkg with clean tan interior! Great condition, looks and w/rear spoiler, Homelink traction control, just servruns super. See website iced, ext. warranty, CARfor photos. FAX, 61K, mint, Rueschhoff Automobiles $16,500/offer. 785-843-8006 785-393-7494 2441 W. 6th St. /7 785-856-6100 24/

2007 Toyota Camry LE-96K, AT, CD, Cruise, Tinted Windows, Keyless Entry, 3-owner, Wow $11,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 2002 Mazda ProtegeWell below average miles at only 63k, Well maintained Local trade, Automatic, 4cyl, Good MPG $9,000 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GT2-122K, AT, Cruise, Moon, CD Changer, Lots of Records, 1-owner, Nice $7,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Pontiac 2008 Grand Prix GXP, remote start, heads up display, On Star, sunroof, leather heated seats, V8, traction control, stk#349631 only $14,815 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2004 Mazda 6s Very clean garage kept Mazda 6. Well maintained 140k miles V6- 3.0L DOHC with 5-speed automatic trans Front Wheel Drive w/Traction Control Sport Package 4-wheel ABS Keyless Entry AM/FM w/CD Alloy Wheels w/new tires $7400/offer Call 785-760-2185

2007 Mini Cooper Convertible Great little gas saver! 6 speed M/T with Overdrive in Blue with soft top. Low miles at 63,473. Call 785-550-6464 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2005 Honda CR-V EX SE 4WD-127K, AT, CD Changer, Leather Heated Seats, Moonroof, 2-owner, Save $11,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Genuine 2008 Stella 150cc Scooter with Cozy Sidecar. This is a 2 cycle with 4 speed transmission. Great around town vehicle. No worries about sand, oil or water on the road with 3 wheels!!! Daily driver to school, starts everytime!! Comes with lap cover for cold weather and half case of oil. $4800/offer. 785-218-4772 Motorcylce 1996 BMW, 1100R, $3,000, located in Lawrence, KS. 785-550-2897

1987 Suzuki Intruder 700, cobra pipes, mustang seat, custom adjustable shocks, newer tires, chrome everywhere, light bar, custom tail light, floorboards, windshield and much more. Serviced in spring at Kaw Valley Industrial including new battery. Low miles, over 60 mpg. 3.2 gallon tank. 816-217-7850. Wellsville Ks. $2850

2002 Cadillac Escalade Base Leather, Automatic with 112,683 miles, AWD in Black, Nice quality SUV and only $12,500! Call 785-550-6464 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2007 Chevrolet Tahoe LTZ package with captain’s chairs and rear entertainment system. Sunroof, leather, price slashed. $23,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2005 Toyota Corolla CE-136K, AT, AC, CD, Tinted Windows, Power Doors, 3-owner, Clean $8,500 . View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2004 Mazda 6 Sport Wagon S-94K, AT, CD Changer, Cruise, Bose Sound, 3-owner, Rare $9,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2004 Toyota Camry LE-181K, AT, AC, CD, Cassette, Cruise, 1-owner, Steal at $7,500. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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

2006 Hyundai Azera Ltd. Comfort and luxury describe this all leather sedan with 45,961 miles, Black w/beige interior. Only $13,888! Call 785-550-6464 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Red, Very clean, Alloy wheels, 97k miles, Auto trans, $10,500 Call 785-727-0244 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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2011 Ford Flex SEL All-Wheel-Drive makes for a comfortable and very safe ride for 7 passengers. Fun crossover alternative. $25,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2009 Ford Flex SEL with leather and captain’s chairs. Easy access to the 3rd row seat for extra passengers makes this a rare and convenient vehicle. $22,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2012 Ford Escape V6 power and automatic transmission. Power equipment and CD player. Last year of this Escape before the new generation. It’s a good deal, you should take it. $22,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe Certified! Warranty until 2021 or 100k miles, Currently has 30k miles, VERY clean, Silver, $18,000 Call 785-727-0244 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2009 Nissan Murano SL AWD-97K, AT, CD, Dual Zone AC, Cruise, CD Changer, 2-owner, Clean $15,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2005 Lexus ES 330-102K, AT, CD Changer, Moonroof, Heated/ Cooled Leather, 2-owner, Wow $13,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2012 Ford Flex Limited with very low miles and is a CARFAX 1-owner. Leather seats and SYNC system with Bluetooth connectivity. $28,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2002 Lexus ES 300 Fully loaded, Leather seats, Power front seats, Moon roof, Heated seats, Very clean 152,205 miles $8,200 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Honda 2006 Element Ex-P. Local Trade, Nighthawk Black, appearance package and all wheel Drive! One owner since 10k miles. Dealer serviced. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

2008 Ford Explorer 4x4 with only 44,000 miles. 1-owner with SYNC hands-free system. $20,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

GMC 2006 Envoy SLT, 4WD, Beige color, Fully Loaded, Power everything, Sunroof, Heated leather seats, V6 Inline motor, 96,000 miles, good condition. Call or text 785-331-6063/email for more info or to come see.

Honda 2008 Accord EXL, leather heated seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, navigation, XM radio, one owner, stk#365121 only $18,733. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2012 Ford Explorer XLT 4x4, Like new with a lot of factory warranty left. $34,395 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2008 Ford Edge SEL with leather and power seats. Local trade in and very clean. $19,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2011 Toyota Camry LE-28K, AT, AC, CD, Cruise, Keyless Entry, Remainder of Factory Warranty, 1-owner, Steal at $16,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Kia 2011 Forte EX FWD, 4cyl, automatic, great commuter car! Power equipment, cruise control, XM radio, steering wheel controls, stk#10246, only $14,878. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 2009 Honda Accord EX-L-34K, AT, Leather, Moonroof, Heated Seats, CD Changer, 1-owner, Like New $18,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049


Lincoln 2008 MKX AWD, leather heated & cooled seats, ultra sunroof, premium wheels, fantastic luxury! Stk#682081 only $23,715 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2002 Honda Accord EX-118K, AT, Leather, Moonroof, CD Changer, 2-owner, Save $8,200. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2002 Volvo S80 2.9-133K, AT, Moonroof, CD, Heated Seats, Steal at $7,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049


2008 Mazda 6 iSport VE-131K, AT, CD Changer, Cruise, Tinted Windows, 2-owner, Nice $8,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Jaguar 2007 S type AWD 3.0, very nice! Alloy wheels, leather, sunroof, discover luxury without the luxury price! Stk#19206A3 only $13,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2011 Ford Explorer XLT with leather and dual headrest DVD players for those long drives. Very nice inside and out. $31,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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2011 Toyota Camry LE-28K, AT, AC, CD, Cruise, Keyless Entry, Remainder of Factory Warranty, 1-owner, Steal at $16,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Hyundai 2011 Sonata GLS fwd, V6, power equipment, steering wheels controls, great commuter car! Stk#16471 only $17,850 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Toyota 2008 4Runner Limited 4WD, running boards, alloy wheels, navigation, sunroof, leather heated memory seats, very nice!! Stk#126111 only $26,888. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Toyota Camry XLE Nice, clean sedan with leather and 102,600 miles. Just getting broken in! Only $15,000. Call 785-550-6464 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Nissan 2000 Quest SE white (170,000 miles) Loaded, looks nice & runs great, must see. Front & rear A/C, gray leather, alloy wheels, AM/FM w/rear contl $4,995. 913-620-5000 Nissan 2001 Sentra. 124,000 miles. Car serviced regularly. Tires purchased 2yrs ago. $1000/offer. Baldwin City. Call Nick @ 620-921-5531 for appt. Serious Inquiries

Ford 2003 Explorer Eddie Bauer, ONE owner, beautiful True Blue Metallic Blue, third row seat and moonroof. Awesome condition and all wheel drive. NO accident history, and only 105K miles. Loaded like all Eddie Bauers! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-85 56-6100 24/7

Nissan 2003 Maxima SE. Super condition, last year of great body style. Moonroof, platinum color, leather, and CLEAN. 6 speed. Higher miles, runs super. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

2005 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer with heated and cooled leather seats. Fully loaded and family priced SUV. JAZZ HANDS. S13,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2007 Toyota Highlander Limited -83K, AT, CD Changer, Heated Seats, Moonroof, 3rd Row, 1-owner, Save $17,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 2005 Toyota Corolla CE-136K, AT, AC, CD, Tinted Windows, Power Doors, 3-owner, Clean $8,500 . View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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2002 Ford Explorer Sport Trac 4x4 with V6 power. Excellent small pickup with SUV comfort. $9,980 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2006 Hyundai Tucson Good MPG small SUV, 4cyl, Clean, Blue, 97k miles, $10,900 Call 785-727-0244 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Jeep 2011 Wrangler Sahara Unlimited 4WD, one owner, running boards, premium alloy wheels, heated seats, power equipment, very sharp!! You have got to see this one! Stk#310461 only $32,845 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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Chevrolet 2006 Silverado LT3, V8, crew cab, leather heated seats, sunroof, Bose sound, tow package, stk#185221 only $22,995.0 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 2009 Ford F-150 Platinum Loaded with navigation and leather. All the toys from Ford and a local trade. $31,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2001 Kia Sportage 4X4, 99,802 miles. Manual transmission, Evergreen exterior with grey leather interior, Local trade $7,288 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Mercury 2007 Mariner Premier. Super nice black on black, 4X4, leather, moonroof, new tires, Viper remote start, new tow hitch, and very clean! Beautiful small SUV. Sale price $12,700. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856--6100 24/7

1999 Toyota 4-Runner Loaded, 4X4, Leather, Wood trim, Automatic trans, Manual transfer case, Sunroof, V6, Local trade, 186k miles $8,000 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2012 Chevrolet Silverado Work truck with the V6 that saves on gas. Long bed and really low miles. $19,380 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Dodge 2009 Ram Diesel Big Horn 4wd, power equipment, crew cab, bed liner, running boards, low miles, ready to get any job done! Stk#503462 only $33,847. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Truck-Pickups Dodge 2007 Ram 2500 Diesel, 4wd, one owner, crew cab, running boards, bed liner, power equipment, stk#104711 only $31,851. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2010 Dodge Ram Lot of engine for a small truck. HEMI power and great looking. Needs an owner. $15,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Extended Cab, Tow package, 4x4, Leather, 155,849 miles $10,500 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Chevrolet 2007 Silverado Ext cab LT, 4wd, tow package, remote start, alloy wheels, power equipment, very affordable! Stk#340441 only $20,445. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2012 Dodge Grand Caravan Great family van from the original minivan maker. MyGig system with navigation. Low miles. This one is for you. $23,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

GMC 2004 Envoy XUV SLT, 4wd, V6, part truck part SUV, bed liner, running boards, alloy wheels, CD changer, leather heated seats. Stk#560912 only $10,888. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Dodge 2008 Grand Caravan SXT, stow n’ go with swivel n’ go, alloy wheels, leather heated seats, sunroof, DVD, navigation, stk#308381 only $18,715 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Ford E-350 Super Duty van with V8 power. 15 passenger with dual DVD players and navigation. Hard to find. $15,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Ford 2005 Escape 4wd Limited, V6, sunroof, leather, alloy wheels, CD changer, stk#548411 only $12,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

GMC 2008 Sierra W/T, regular cab, bought new here, serviced here! One owner, low miles, GM certified! Stk#10194 only $14,877. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2010 Ford F-150 King Ranch 1-owner and low miles. Fully loaded with leather and navigation. Priced to sell. $36,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2008 Ford F-350 Loads for power from this 6.4L Powerstroke. Lariat package with leather and navigation. CARFAX 1-owner bought from us and traded back in. $33,395 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2012 Chevrolet Silverado Only 3800 miles and 4x4 with V8 power. Great looking truck. Must see. $28,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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Chrysler 2008 Town & Country, one owner, power sliding doors, leather heated seats, quad seating, DVD, alloy wheels, stk#358361 only $$18,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2010 Ford F-150 Platinum Fully Loaded with leather seats, Navigation, MyFordTouch with SYNC voice activation and low miles. $36,500 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

2001 Honda Odyssey EX-153K, AT, AC, CD, Leather, Power Doors, 2-owner, Save $7,500 . View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2000 Toyota Tacoma Base -136K, 5-speed, CD, AC, Cruise, 3-owner, Clean $8,900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2004 Honda Odyssey EX-L-91K, AT, DVD, Leather, CD Changer, Power Doors, 3-owners(1 Dealer owner), Only $9,900.. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 2000 Toyota Tacoma 136K, 5-speed, AC, CD, Cruise, Save $7,500. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Toyota 2009 Tacoma pickup. SR5, Pre-Runner, Double Cab, V6, Automatic, 6 ft. Bed, Local One Owner, 45,850 miles, Excellent Shape, $22,500.00, Dealer Financing Available. 785-691-8918

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

Nissan 2008 Quest 3.5 SL fwd, power sliding door, steering wheel controls, power equipment, stk#652591 only $17,426. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Pontiac 2006 Montana EXT SV6. Nice loaded family van in nice navy blue with clean gray cloth. DVD, dual sliding doors, rear air, new tires, and MUCH more. Clean mini-van. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 6100 24/7 785-856-6 Need an apartment? Place your ad at or email

Lot 29, Block 3, Four Seasons No. 5, an addition to the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 3700 West 24th Terrace, Lawrence, KS 66047 (the “Property”)

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and Lawrence subject to the redemption period as provided by law, (First published in the Law- and further subject to the rence Daily Journal-World approval of the Court. For August 22, 2012) more information, visit IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff CIVIL DEPARTMENT Douglas County, Kansas Bank of America, N.A. Plaintiff, vs. Janet S. West and Wendy Jenkins, et al. Defendants.

GMC 2007 Sierra SLE1 Z71, 4wd, tow package, leather power seat, alloy wheels, stk#551461 only $22,718. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2010 Ford F-150 One owner with factory 20” wheels. 5.4L Triton power and 4x4. Sharp truck. $31,775 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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2007 Ford Ranger Super Cab 4x4, Manual transmission, Air conditioning, Rear step bumper, 65,704 miles $16,500 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Dodge 2003 Ram 3500 SLT Diesel, crew cab, running boards, chrome alloy wheels. This is a very nice looking truck and only $18,844. Dale Willey stk#330942 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2007 Silverado Ext cab LT, 4wd, tow package, GM certified with two years of maintenance included! Stk#345911 only $22,416. Dale Willey 785-843-5200



2008 Toyota Sienna XLE 81K, AT, Heated Leather, Moon, CD Changer, DVD, 1-owner, Steal at $19,900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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GMC 2008 Acadia SLT, leather heated seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, power liftgate, On Star, remote start, quad seats, stk#17221 only $26,884. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

2007 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 4x4 with the 3.7L I5 engine. Automatic with low mileage. A really great truck you must see. $16,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Chevrolet 2006 HHR LT FWD, 4cyl, leather heated seats, cruise control, power equipment, remote start, alloy wheels, stk#194041 only $11,9448 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

We are now your Chevrolet dealer, call us for your service or sales needs! Dale Willey Automotive 785-843-5200 2005 Ford F-150 SuperCrew-XLT package and 4x4. Clean truck and very well taken care of. Good truck at a good price. $17,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Chevrolet 2011 Equinox LTZ, one owner, GM certified, sunroof, leather heated memory seats, alloy wheels, remote start, stk#435222 only $27,450. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

1993 Toyota T-100 Clean truck, 4X4, Single cab, Long bed, Manual transmission, Manual transfer case $8,000 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on September 13, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on September 13, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: A part of Lot 1, Block One, in NORTHFIELD ESTATES, a subdivision in the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, now described as follows: Beginning at the Northeast corner of said Lot 1; thence South 01°55’29” East along the East line of said Lot 1, 35.92 feet; thence South 88°01’27” West, 172.50 feet to a point on the West line of said Lot 1; thence North 01’’5S’29” West along said West line, 36.37 feet to the Northwest corner of said Lot 1; thence North 88°10’25” East along the North line of said Lot 1, 172.50 feet to the point of beginning; now known as Parcel 1A, Block 1, NORTHFIELD ESTATES, according to the Survey filed in Book 1005 at Page 1176, commonly known as 628 Wrigley Lane, Lawrence, KS 66044 (the “Property”)

Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (105828) ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World August 29, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS U. S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE, SUCCESSOR IN INTEREST TO BANK OF AMERICA, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO LASALLE BANK NA AS TRUSTEE FOR WASHINGTON MUTUAL MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES WMALT SERIES 2006-AR5 TRUST PLAINTIFF B.G. FITZSIMMONS DEFENDANTS Case No. 12CV454 Div. No. 4 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure NOTICE OF SUIT The State of Kansas to: B. G. FITZSIMMONS, A/K/A B. GORDON FITZSIMMONS; JOHN DOE (REAL NAME UNKNOWN); MARY DOE (REAL NAME UNKNOWN); FIRST SELECT, INC. and the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, and assigns of such of the defendants as may be deceased; the unknown spouses of the defendants; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of such defendants as are existing, dissolved or dormant corporations; the unknown guardians and trustees of such of the defendants as are minors or are in anywise under legal disability; and all other persons who are or may be concerned:

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For You are hereby notified more information, visit that a petition has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, by Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff U. S. Bank National AssociaDouglas County, Kansas tion, As Trustee, Successor In Interest To Bank Of America, National AssociaPrepared By: tion As Successor By South & Associates, P.C. Merger To Lasalle Bank Na Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 As Trustee For Washington Mutual Mortgage Overland Park, KS 66211 Pass-Through Certificates (913)663-7600 Wmalt Series 2006-Ar5 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Trust for judgment in the Attorneys For Plaintiff sum of $165,660.40, plus in(136985) terest, costs and other re________ lief; judgment that (First published in the Law- plaintiff’s lien is a first lien rence Daily Journal-World on the said real property August 22, 2012) and sale of said property to satisfy the indebtedness, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF said property described as DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS follows, to wit: CIVIL DEPARTMENT LOT 21, BLOCK 7, IN LANE’S JPMorgan Chase Bank, FIRST ADDITION TO THE National Association, CITY OF LAWRENCE, DOUGsuccessor by merger to LAS COUNTY, KANSAS. Chase Home Finance LLC Commonly known as 812 InPlaintiff, diana St., Lawrence, Kansas vs. 66044 Janell A. Hoffman, et al. Defendants. and you are hereby required to plead to said petiCase No. 12CV132 tion in said Court at LawCourt Number: 1 rence, Kansas on or before the 12th day of October, Pursuant to K.S.A. 2012. Chapter 60 Should you fail therein NOTICE OF SALE judgment and decree will be entered in due course Under and by virtue of an upon said petition. Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO Court of Douglas County, COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY Kansas, the undersigned INFORMATION OBTAINED Sheriff of Douglas County, WILL BE USED FOR THAT Kansas, will offer for sale at PURPOSE. public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC in hand, at the Lower Level Attorneys for Plaintiff of the Judicial and Law En- 6310 Lamar - Suite 235 forcement Center of the Overland Park, KS 66202 Courthouse at Lawrence, (913)831-3000 Douglas County, Kansas, on Fax No. (913)831-3320 September 13, 2012, at 10:00 Our File No. 11-003343/dkb AM, the following real es________ tate: (First published in the LawLot 23, Block 3, in Firetree rence Daily Journal-World Estates Phase 4, a subdivi- August 22, 2012) sion in the City of Baldwin City, Douglas County, Kan- IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF sas, commonly known as DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS DIVISION ONE 1016 Kathys Court, Baldwin City, KS 66006 (the IN THE MATTER OF THE “Property”) ESTATE OF LAURA M. KENNEDY, to satisfy the judgment in Deceased the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made Case No. 12-PR-145 without appraisement and subject to the redemption NOTICE OF HEARING period as provided by law, AND NOTICE TO and further subject to the CREDITORS approval of the Court. For more information, visit THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas You are hereby notified that a Petition To Issue Letters Of Administration UnPrepared By: der The Kansas Simplified South & Associates, P.C. Estates Act has been filed Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 in this Court by the Kansas Estate Recovery Program, Overland Park, KS 66211 an authorized agent of the (913)663-7600 Kansas Department of (913)663-7899 (Fax) Health and Environment Attorneys For Plaintiff Division of Health Care Fi(121495) nance, a governmental _______ agency of the State of Kan(First published in the Law- sas, by and through BENJArence Daily Journal-World MIN D. SHERBER, Program August 22, 2012) Manager, praying that LANCE A. WEEKS be apIN THE DISTRICT COURT OF pointed as Administrator; DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS and that he be issued LetCIVIL DEPARTMENT ters Of Administration under the Kansas Simplified Bank of America, N.A., suc- Estates Act. cessor by merger to BAC Home Loans Servicing, LP You are further advised fka Countrywide Home that under the provisions of Loans Servicing, LP the Kansas Simplified EsPlaintiff, tates Act, the Court need vs. not supervise administraBrandon Dye, et al. tion of the Estate, and no Defendants. notice of any action of the Administrator or of other Case No. 12CV266 proceedings in the adminCourt Number: 1 istration will be given, ex-


WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2012 5 Baldwin

cept for notice of final set- BODY OF THE CITY OF BALDtlement of the Estate. WIN CITY, KANSAS: You are further advised that if written objections to simplified administration are filed with the Court, the Court may order that supervised administration ensue. You are required to file your written defenses thereto on or before September 19, 2012, at 9:00 A.M., of such day in this Court, in Douglas County, Kansas, at which time and place this Petition will be heard. Should you fail therein, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the Petition. All creditors of LAURA M. KENNEDY are notified to exhibit their demands against the Estate within four (4) months from the date of the first publication of this Notice (shown above) as provided by law, and if their demands are not thus exhibited, they shall be forever barred.

SECTION 1. Designation. It is hereby authorized, ordered and directed that (a) High Street, (b) Lawrence Street (also known as County Road 1600) and (c) Eisenhower Street (also known as County Road 1750) are located in the City and for their entire distances in the City are hereby designated and established as main trafficways, the primary function of which is the movement of through traffic within the City, or between areas of the City and traffic facilities outside the City, under the authority of the Act.

SECTION 2. Reimbursement. The City intends to authorize and make improvements to the main trafficways described herein, and to reimburse itself for all or a portion of any original expenditures on such improvements, to the extent permitted by law, with the proceeds of BENJAMIN D. SHERBER bonds or other obligations to be issued by the City PREPARED BY: (the “Bonds”). The maximum principal amount of LANCE A. WEEKS, #18403, Bonds expected to be isof COFFMAN, DeFRIES sued for the improvements & NOTHERN is $1,000,000. A Professional Association SECTION 3. Effective Date. 534 S. Kansas Ave., Suite 925 This Ordinance shall take Topeka, KS 66603-3407 effect and be in full force (785) 234-3461 from and after its passage Attorneys for Proposed by the governing body of Administrator the City, approval by the ________ Mayor and publication in the official City newspaper. (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World PASSED by the governing body of the City on August August 22, 2012) 20, 2012, and APPROVED INVITATION TO BID AND SIGNED by the Mayor. PUBLIC SAFETY BUILDING CITY OF EUDORA, KANSAS (SEAL) The City of Eudora, Kansas will be accepting bids for the construction of a new public safety building to be located on the corners of 10th and Main Streets in Eudora. Bids for bid packages 1-8 will be accepted until 9:00 a.m. on September 12, 2012 at which time the bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. Bids for bid packages 9-16 will be accepted until 1:00 p.m. on the same day at which time they will be opened and read aloud. Bids will be received at Eudora City Hall located at 4 E. 7th Street, Eudora, Ks. 66025. FAXED AND/OR EMAILED BIDS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. All bids should be clearly marked with the bid package number and Eudora Public Safety Building on the outside of the envelope. If you are bidding multiple packages, please submit a bid for each package you are including in your bid and indicate what your combination package discount will be. The project will be completed under Multiple Prime Contracts with project coordination being provided by the Construction Manager, Strickland Construction Company.

/s/Ken Wagner Mayor ATTEST: /s/ Darcy Higgins Clerk ________

Tonganoxie (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 22, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS CWALT,INC.ALTERNATIVE LOAN TRUST 2005-23CB MORTGAGE PASS-THROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2005-23CB Plaintiff, vs. Ervin B Boone, et al., Defendants. Case No. 09CV662 Division 4 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved) NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE

The Contract Documents and specifications will be available on the City of Eudora Website, ndex.aspx?nid=195, beginning on August 24, 2012 or on CD’s which may be picked up by contractors at Strickland Construction Company, 720 S. Rogers Rd., Olathe, Kansas 66062 or at Eudora City Hall, 4 E. 7th Street, Eudora, Kansas 66025. Contract documents, including plans and specifications, are available in PDF (Portable Document Format) only. A pre-bid meeting for all interested parties will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 29 at West Elementary School, 1310 Winchester Road, Eudora, Ks. 66025.

Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered 09CV662, wherein the parties above named were respectively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at 10:00 AM, on 09/13/2012, THE JUSTICE CENTER ON THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY (street level), 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048, the following described real estate located in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, to wit:

Questions regarding contract documents should be directed to Stan Hernly of Hernly Associates at (785) 749-5806. Questions regarding construction coordination should be directed to Jacqueline Doherty of Strickland Construction at (913) 764-7000. Any general questions should be directed to the City’s representative Don Swartz, at (816) 835-4781 or donswartz@eudoraschools. org.


A FULLY EXECUTED BID BOND, CASHIERSCHECK , OR BANK DRAFT IS REQUIRED FROM EACH BIDDER EQUIVALENT TO 5% (FIVE PER CENT) OF THE BID PRICE. UPON ACCEPTANCE OF A BID, THE CONTRACTOR SHALL WITHIN SEVEN DAYS FURNISH FULLY EXECUTED PAYMENT AND PERFORMANCE BONDS EQUAL TO 100% OF THE CONTRACT PRICE. The City of Eudora reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informalities in the bidding. No bid shall be withdrawn for a period of sixty(60) calendar days subsequent to the opening of the bids without the consent of the City of Eudora. BIDS NOT ARRIVING AT THE SPECIFIED LOCATION AND TIME WILL BE RETURNED UN-OPENED. ________


SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Respectfully Submitted, By: Shawn Scharenborg, KS # 24542 Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. (St. Louis Office) 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 St. Louis, MO 63141 Phone: (314) 991-0255 Fax: (314) 567-8006 Email:

Attorney for Plaintiff ________


(Published in the Baldwin THE STATE OF KANSAS TO City Signal, Thursday, Au- ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: gust 30, 2012) You are hereby notified that on August 16, 2012, a ORDINANCE NO. 1281 Petition was filed in this AN ORDINANCE DESIGNAT- Court by Glenda Cox, ExecING HIGH STREET, LAW- utrix, praying that the she RENCE STREET AND EISEN- be allowed to sell the propHOWER ROAD WITHIN THE erty commonly known as 203rd St., TonCITY OF BALDWIN CITY, 21522 KANSAS, AS MAIN TRAF- ganoxie, KS 66086, for the current appraised value of FICWAYS. $47,000 to herself (Glenda WHEREAS, K.S.A. 12 Cox) and her husband 685 (the (Larry Cox); that Cliff Fos“Act”) provides that the ter be approved as apgoverning body of any city praiser; and that she be alis authorized and empow- lowed to pay the reasonaered to designate and es- ble costs of such sale that tablish, by ordinance, as a are normally attributed to a main trafficway, any exist- seller. ing or proposed street, boulevard, avenue or part You are required to file written defenses thereof, within such city, your the primary function of thereto on or before Sepwhich is, or shall be, the tember 21, 2012 at 12:00 movement of through traf- o’clock Noon in this Court, fic between areas of con- at which time and place the centrated activity within cause will be heard. Should the city or between such you fail therein, judgment areas within the city and and decree will be entered traffic facilities outside the in due course on the Peticity performing the func- tion. tion of a major trafficway; Glenda Cox and such designation by Petitioner / Executrix the Council shall be final and conclusive; and Clifton B. DeMoss, Jr. WHEREAS, the governing #12964 body of the City of Baldwin 16582 Douglas City, Kansas (the “City”), Basehor, KS 66007 hereby finds and deter- 913-724-4010 mines that certain streets Fax: 724-8352 within the City should be Attorney for the Executrix ________ designated and established as main trafficways as provided by and under the authority of the Act. THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE GOVERNING


6 WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2012 Tonganoxie Tonganoxie tion and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 13, 2012, at 10:00 AM, (First published in The Mirthe following real estate: ror, Wednesday, August 15, 2012) A tract of land in the Southeast Quarter (SE/4) of SecIN THE DISTRICT COURT OF tion Twenty-three (23), LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Township Nine (9) South, KANSAS Range Twenty-one (21) CIVIL DEPARTMENT East, in Leavenworth County, Kansas, more fully GMAC Mortgage, LLC described as follows: ComPlaintiff, mencing at the Southeast vs. corner of said Southeast The Estate of Melvin P. Quarter; thence South 89 Taylor aka Melvin Paul degrees 46 minutes 15 secTaylor, deceased, et al. onds West for a distance of Defendants. 1321.38 feet along the South line of said Southeast QuarCase No. 11CV522 ter to the true point of beCourt Number: 4 ginning; thence South 89 degrees 46 minutes 15 secPursuant to K.S.A. onds West for a distance of Chapter 60 332.69 feet along said South line; thence North 00 deNOTICE OF SALE grees 38 minutes 15 seconds West for a distance of Under and by virtue of an 1329.22 feet parallel to the Order of Sale issued to me East line of said Southeast by the Clerk of the District Quarter; thence North 89 Court of Leavenworth degrees 46 minutes 15 secCounty, Kansas, the onds East for a distance of undersigned Sheriff of 332.69 feet parallel to said Leavenworth County, South line; thence South 00 Kansas, will offer for sale at degrees 38 minutes 15 secpublic auction and sell to onds East for a distance of the highest bidder for cash 1329.22 feet parallel to said in hand, at the Justice East line to the point of beCenter, 2nd Floor Lobby, ginning, all in Leavenworth Leavenworth County, County, Kansas, commonly Kansas, on September 6, known as 19750 Stranger 2012, at 10:00 AM, the Road, Leavenworth, KS following real estate: 66048 (the “Property”)


Lot 24, Block 1, in ADAM’S ACRES SUBDIVISION in the City of Leavenworth County, Kansas, according to the recorded plat thereof;




Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 6, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

A tract of land located in the Southwest Quarter (SW1/4) of the Northwest Quarter (NW1/4) of Section 10, Township 11 South, Range 21 East, in Leavenworth County, Kansas, being more particularly described as follows: Beginning at a point 1,173 feet North and 420 feet West of the Southeast corner of the Southwest Quarter of the Northwest Quarter of Section 10; thence North 123 feet; thence East 170 feet; thence South 123 feet; thence West 170 feet to the point of beginning, less any part thereof taken or used for road purposes, in Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as 105 South Village Street, Tonganoxie, KS 66086 (the “Property”)

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the and all those defendants approval of the Court. For who have not otherwise more information, visit been served are required to plead to the Petition on or before the 9th day of OctoDavid Zoellner, Sheriff ber, 2012, in the District Leavenworth County, Court of Leavenworth Kansas County,Kansas. If you fail to plead, judgment and de- Prepared By: cree will be entered in due South & Associates, P.C. course upon the Petition. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 NOTICE Overland Park, KS 66211 Pursuant to the Fair Debt (913)663-7600 Collection Practices Act, 15 (913)663-7899 (Fax) U.S.C. §1692c(b), no infor- Attorneys For Plaintiff mation concerning the col- (143155) lection of this debt may be ________ given without the prior consent of the consumer given (First published in The Mirdirectly to the debt collec- ror, Wednesday, August 22, tor or the express permis- 2012) sion of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF collector is attempting to LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, collect a debt and any inKANSAS formation obtained will be CIVIL DEPARTMENT used for that purpose. Bank of America, N.A. Prepared By: Plaintiff, South & Associates, P.C. vs. Kristen G. Stroehmann Dale L. Morton and (KS # 10551) Jo Ann Morton, et al. 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Defendants. Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 Case No. 12CV203 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Court Number: Attorneys For Plaintiff (128632) Pursuant to K.S.A. ________ Chapter 60

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the ALSO MORE CORRECTLY approval of the Court. For DESCRIBED AS: more information, visit Lot 24, Block 1, in ADAM’S ACRES SUBDIVISION in the David Zoellner, Sheriff City of Lansing, Leavenworth County, Leavenworth County, Kansas Kansas, according to the recorded plat thereof, Prepared By: commonly known as 821 South & Associates, P.C. Englewood Street, Lansing, Kristen G. Stroehmann KS 66043 (the Property) (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 to satisfy the judgment in Overland Park, KS 66211 the above-entitled case. (913)663-7600 The sale is to be made (913)663-7899 (Fax) (First published in The Mirwithout appraisement and Attorneys For Plaintiff ror, Wednesday, August 29, subject to the redemption (138203) 2012) period as provided by law, ________ and further subject to the IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF approval of the Court. For LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, more information, visit (First published in The MirKANSAS ror, Wednesday, August 22, CIVIL DEPARTMENT 2012) David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas


Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (132707) ________

THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON FKA THE BANK OF NEW YORK,AS TRUSTEE FOR THE CERTIFICATEHOLDERS OF CWABS INC., ASSET-BACKED CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2006-26 Plaintiff, vs. Christina M Guardado AKA Christina Guardado AKA (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 15, Christina M Gering , et al., Defendants. 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS

JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association, Plaintiff, vs. Amy Lynn Lober aka Amy L. Lober, Terence A. Lober Terence A. Lober Irrevocable Trust Amy L. Lober as Trustee United States of America Internal Revenue Service Defendant(s). Case No. 2012-CV-228 Div. No. K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court of LEAVENWORTH County, Kansas, to me the undersigned Sheriff of LEAVENWORTH County, Kansas, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at the 2nd Floor Main Lobby of the LEAVENWORTH County Justice Center at Leavenworth, Kansas, at 10:00AM on September 6, 2012, the following real estate: A TRACT OF LAND IN THE NORTHEAST QUARTER OF SECTION 26, TOWNSHIP 9, RANGE 22, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: BEGINNING AT A POINT 1221 FEET NORTH OF THE EAST QUARTER CORNER OF SAID SECTION 26; THENCE NORTH 84° 48’ 50” WEST 661.68 FEET ALONG THE CENTER LINE OF BOGGS ROAD; THENCE NORTH 00° 23’ 50” EAST 702.22 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 89° 06’ 41” EAST 659.82 FEET; THENCE SOUTH 00° 25’ 30” WEST 752.20 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, LESS ANY PART THEREOF TAKEN OR USED FOR ROAD, ALL IN LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. more specifically described as 14752 Hillside Road, Leavenworth, KS 66048

Case No. 11CV581 Division 4 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved) NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered 11CV581, wherein the parties above named were respectively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at 10:00 AM, on 09/13/2012, THE JUSTICE CENTER ON THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY (street level), 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048, the following described real estate located in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, to wit: LOT 6 IN BLOCK 4, IN SHAWNEE HEIGHTS, A SUBDIVISION IN THE CITY OF LEAVENWORTH, ACCORDING TO THE RECORDED PLAT THEREOF, IN LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Respectfully Submitted, By: Shawn Scharenborg, KS # 24542 Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. (St. Louis Office) 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 St. Louis, MO 63141 Phone: (314) 991-0255 Fax: (314) 567-8006 Email:

Attorney for Plaintiff ________

(First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 29, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made Bank of America, N.A. without appraisement and Plaintiff, subject to the redemption vs. period as provided by law, Pauline Allen; Toby Allen; and further subject to the Nebraska Furniture Mart, approval of the Court. Inc.; Reeves & Wiedeman Company, Inc.; Ford Motor Sheriff of LEAVENWORTH Credit Company; HSBC County, Kansas Bank Nevada N.A. as successor in interest to Direct PREPARED AND Merchants Credit Card, SUBMITTED BY: Defendants. SINGER TARPLEY & JONES, P.A. Case No. 12CV153 Sheldon R. Singer #10915 Court Number: Linda S. Tarpley #22357 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 Kenneth C. Jones #10907 NOTICE OF SUIT Jonah W. Lock # 23330 THE STATE OF KANSAS, to 10484 Marty the above-named defendOverland Park, KS 66212 ants and the unknown Phone: (913) 648-6333 heirs, executors, adminisFax: (913) 642-8742 trators, devisees, trustees, ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF creditors and assigns of ________ any deceased defendants; the unknown spouses of (First published in The Mirany defendants; the unror, Wednesday, August 22, known officers, successors, 2012) trustees, creditors and assigns of any defendants IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF that are existing, dissolved LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, or dormant corporations; KANSAS the unknown executors, adCIVIL DEPARTMENT ministrators, devisees, trustees, creditors, succesBank of America, N.A., sucsors and assigns of any decessor by merger to BAC fendants that are or were Home Loans Servicing, LP partners or in partnership; Plaintiff, the unknown guardians, vs. conservators and trustees Terry S. Lanaman, et al. of any defendants that are Defendants. minors or are under any legal disability; and the unCase No. 11CV646 known heirs, executors, adCourt Number: ministrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and asPursuant to K.S.A. signs of any person alleged Chapter 60 to be deceased, and all other persons who are or NOTICE OF SALE may be concerned. Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auc-

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

Lot 39, Prairie Gardens 2nd Plat, City of Basehor, Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as 1807 North 160th Circle, Basehor, KS 66007 (the “Property”)

BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P. fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, vs. Kevin Kurre and Kimberly Kurre, et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV635 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 20, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:


No. 2012 PR 109 NOTICE OF HEARING AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are notified that on August 8, 2012, a Petition was filed in this Court by Bruce A Inkman, an heir, and Executor named in the “Last Will and Testament of Albert G Inkman,” deceased, dated July 15, 1997, requesting that the instrument attached thereto be admitted to probate and record as the Last Will and Testament of the decedent; Letters Testamentary under the Kansas Simplified Estates Act be issued to Executor to serve without bond. All creditors are notified to exhibit their demands against the Estate within four months from the date of the first publication of this notice, as provided by law, and if their demands are not thus exhibited, they shall be forever barred. Bruce A. Inkman Petitioner Bruce A. Inkman 9842 E. Fire Agate Pl. Tucson, AZ 85749 (520) 760-4199 _______ (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 15, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Bank of America, N.A. Plaintiff, vs. James A. Eaton and Lindsey M. Eaton, et al. Defendants.

Case No. 12CV156 Division 4 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved) NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court in and for the said County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered 12CV156, wherein the parties above named were respectively plaintiff and defendant, and to me, the undersigned Sheriff of said County, directed, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at 10:00 AM, on 09/13/2012, THE JUSTICE CENTER ON THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY (street level), 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048, the following described real estate located in the County of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, to wit:

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association Plaintiff, vs. Trey A. Trenkamp and Cortney Trenkamp, et al. Defendants.


Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 6, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the Clerk of the District Court of LEAVENWORTH County, Kansas, to me the undersigned Sheriff of LEAVENWORTH County, Kansas, I will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand at the 2nd floor main lobby of the LEAVENWORTH County Justice Center at Leavenworth, Kansas, at 10:00AM on September 13, 2012, the following real estate: LOTS 11 AND 12, BLOCK 6, HANNON’S ADDITION, CITY OF LEAVENWORTH, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. more specifically described as 1121 Cheyenne St., Leavenworth, KS 66048 to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court.



David Zoellner, Sheriff subject to the redemption Leavenworth County, period as provided by law, Kansas and further subject to the approval of the Court. For Prepared By: more information, visit South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS # 10551) David Zoellner, Sheriff 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Leavenworth County, Overland Park, KS 66211 Kansas (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Prepared By: Attorneys For Plaintiff South & Associates, P.C. (98722) Megan Cello (KS # 24167) ________ 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (First published in The Mir- (913)663-7600 ror, Wednesday, August 22, (913)663-7899 (Fax) 2012) Attorneys For Plaintiff (138742) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF ________ LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS BANK OF AMERICA N.A. Plaintiff, vs. Kenneth William Straight, Jr. , et al., Defendants.

Case No. 12CV255 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE

The South half of the Southeast Quarter of the Northwest Quarter of Section 8, Township 11, Range 21 East of the 6th P.M., Leavenworth County, Kansas, less the following described tract: Commencing at the Southwest corner of the Southeast Quarter of the Northwest Quarter of Section 8, Township 11, Range 21; thence running North 40 rods; thence running East 594 feet more or less; thence South 40 rods; thence West 594 feet more or less to the place of beginning, also except tract deeded for Highway and less the tract described as follows: a parcel of land in the Northwest Quarter of Section 8, Township 11 South, Range 21 East, described as follows: Beginning at a point of 396.00 feet West of the center of said Section 8, thence North 89°26’31” West 330.00 feet; thence North 660.00 feet; thence South 89°26’31” East 330.00 feet; thence South 660.00 feet to the point of beginning, commonly known as 18485 224th Street, Tonganoxie, KS 66086 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit David Zoellner, Sheriff Leavenworth County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (118803) ________ (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 15, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Bank of America, N.A. Plaintiff, vs. David L. Elliott and Sheila K. Elliott, et al. Defendants. Case No. 12CV304 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE

Sheriff of LEAVENWORTH Under and by virtue of an County, Kansas Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District PREPARED Court of Leavenworth AND SUBMITTED BY: County, Kansas, the SINGER TARPLEY undersigned Sheriff of & JONES, P.A. Leavenworth County, Sheldon R. Singer #10915 Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to Linda S. Tarpley #22357 the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Kenneth C. Jones #10907 Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Jonah W. Lock # 23330 Kansas, on September 6, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the 10484 Marty following real estate: Overland Park, KS 66212 Phone: (913) 648-6333 Lot 30, in Sarcoxie Lake Fax: (913) 642-8742 Subdivision, Leavenworth ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF County, Kansas, according ________ to the recorded plat

(First published in The Mir- thereof, commonly known 13419 184th Street, ror, Wednesday, August 22, as Linwood, KS 66052 (the 2012) “Property”) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF to satisfy the judgment in Case No. 12CV202 LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, the above-entitled case. KANSAS The sale is to be made Court Number: without appraisement and BANK OF AMERICA N.A. subject to the redemption Pursuant to K.S.A. Plaintiff, period as provided by law, Chapter 60 vs. and further subject to the Jason D Terlaje approval of the Court. For NOTICE OF SALE AKA Jason Terlaj, et al., more information, visit Defendants. Under and by virtue of an

Tonganoxie (913) 323-4595, Ext. 185 FAX (913) 661-1747 Email: foreclosure@ ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF NOTICE Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. Section 1692c(b), no information concerning the collection of this debt may be given without the prior consent of the consumer given directly to the debt collector or the express permission of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt collector is attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. ________ (Published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 29, 2012) Leavenworth County Department of Public Works 23690 187th Street Leavenworth, KS 66048

Case No. 12cv284 Division 1 K.S.A. 60 Mortgage Foreclosure (Title to Real Estate Involved)

Michael Spickelmier, Co. Engineer Doug Smith, Rd. Superintendent

LOTS 1, 2 AND 3, BLOCK 94, LEAVENWORTH CITY PROPER, A SUBDIVISION IN NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE THE CITY OF LEAVENWORTH, LEAVENWORTH Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued by the COUNTY, KANSAS. Clerk of the District Court SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH in and for the said County COUNTY, KANSAS of Leavenworth, State of Kansas, in a certain cause in said Court Numbered Respectfully Submitted, 12cv284, wherein the parBy: ties above named were reShawn Scharenborg, spectively plaintiff and deKS # 24542 fendant, and to me, the unSara Knittel, KS # 23624 dersigned Sheriff of said Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 County, directed, I will offer Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. for sale at public auction (St. Louis Office) and sell to the highest bid12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 der for cash in hand at St. Louis, MO 63141 10:00 AM, on 09/13/2012, Phone: (314) 991-0255 THE JUSTICE CENTER ON Fax: (314) 567-8006 THE 2nd FLOOR LOBBY Email: (street level), 601 S. 3rd Street, Leavenworth, KS Attorney for Plaintiff 66048, the following de________ scribed real estate located (First published in The Mir- in the County of Leavenror, Wednesday, August 15, worth, State of Kansas, to wit: 2012)

Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 13, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit Lot 9, Cedar Crest Estates Subdivision, a subdivision David Zoellner, Sheriff in Leavenworth County, Leavenworth County, Kansas, according to the Kansas recorded plat thereof, commonly known as 18675 206th Street, Tonganoxie, Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. KS 66086 (the “Property”) Kristen G. Stroehmann to satisfy the judgment in (KS # 10551) the above-entitled case. 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 The sale is to be made Overland Park, KS 66211 without appraisement and (913)663-7600 subject to the redemption (913)663-7899 (Fax) period as provided by law, Attorneys For Plaintiff and further subject to the (143111) ________ approval of the Court. For more information, visit (First published in The ror, Wednesday, August 22, David Zoellner, Sheriff 2012) Leavenworth County, Kansas IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. JPMorgan Chase Bank, Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) National Association sbm 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 to Chase Home Finance Overland Park, KS 66211 LLC, (913)663-7600 Plaintiff, (913)663-7899 (Fax) vs. Attorneys For Plaintiff Patrick A. Hanson, (99920) Jodi K. Hanson ________ Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (First published in The MirDefendant(s). ror, Wednesday, August 15, 2012) Case No. 2012CV189 Div. No. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF K.S.A. 60 LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Mortgage Foreclosure KANSAS In the Matter of the Estate of ALBERT G. INKMAN, Deceased


Notice of Bid The Leavenworth County Department of Public Works is accepting bids for Aluminized Culverts. Conditions and specifications are attached. Please submit sealed bid proposals to the below address. The envelope must be clearly marked “Aluminized Culverts.” Leavenworth County Clerk, Courthouse 300 Walnut Street, Suite 106 Leavenworth, KS 66048 All bids must be received no later than Tuesday, September 11, 2012, by 10:30 a.m. at which time they will be opened and read aloud. Bid specifications can be picked up at the Public Works Department located at the Leavenworth County Courthouse, 300 Walnut, Suite 007, Leavenworth, KS 66048. You may also obtain the specifications by going to our website www.leavenworth

LOT 4, FRAZIER ADDITION, CITY OF LEAVENWORTH, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS. SHERIFF OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Respectfully Submitted, By: Shawn Scharenborg, KS # 24542 Sara Knittel, KS # 23624 Kelli N. Breer, KS # 17851 Kozeny & McCubbin, L.C. (St. Louis Office) 12400 Olive Blvd., Suite 555 St. Louis, MO 63141 Phone: (314) 991-0255 Fax: (314) 567-8006 Email:

Questions regarding the bid specifications should be addressed to Doug Smith at 913-727-1800 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Questions may be faxed to 913-727-2894. The Leavenworth County Board of Commissioners has the right to refuse any and all bids and accept the best bid they feel is in the best interest of Leavenworth County. ________

Attorney for Plaintiff ________

(First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 29, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT

(First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 29, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS Probate Division

U.S. Bank, National Association, as successor trustee to Bank of America, N.A. as successor by merger to LaSalle Bank, N.A., as Trustee for Merrill Lynch First Franklin Mortgage Loan Trust, Mortgage Loan Asset-Backed Certificates, Series 2007-1 Plaintiff, vs. Stephenie Michelle Sudduth and Joshua Michael Sudduth, et al. Defendants.

In The Matter of the Estate of LAZONA S. KING, Deceased Case No. 2012 PR 118 Petition Pursuant to Chapter 59 of the Kansas Statutes Annotated NOTICE OF HEARING AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS

Case No. 12CV305 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Justice Center, 2nd Floor Lobby, Leavenworth County, Kansas, on September 20, 2012, at 10:00 AM, (First published in The Mirthe following real estate: ror, Wednesday, August 29, 2012) Lot 5, PRAIRIE GARDENS 2ND PLAT, a subdivision in IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF the City of Basehor, LeavenLEAVENWORTH COUNTY, worth County, Kansas, KANSAS commonly known as 1913 CIVIL COURT DEPARTMENT 159th Terrrace, Basehor, KS 66007 (the “Property”) BENEFICIAL FINANCIAL I, INC. FORMERLY known as to satisfy the judgment in Beneficial Mortgage Co. the above-entitled case. of Kansas, Inc., The sale is to be made Plaintiff, without appraisement and v. subject to the redemption WILLIAM F. PLETCHER, period as provided by law, et al., and further subject to the Defendants. approval of the Court. For more information, visit Case No. 12CV337 Court No. K.S.A. Chapter 60 David Zoellner, Sheriff TITLE TO REAL Leavenworth County, ESTATE INVOLVED Kansas NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. By virtue of an Order of Eric Worster (KS # 24928) Sale issued to me out of the 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 said District Court in the Overland Park, KS 66211 above-entitled action, I will (913)663-7600 on Thursday, the 20th day (913)663-7899 (Fax) of September, 2012 at 10:00 Attorneys For Plaintiff am of said date in the Jus(145703) tice Center, 601 S Third ________ Street, 2nd Floor Lobby (Street Level) in Leaven(First published in The Mir- worth County, Kansas, in ror, Wednesday, August 15, the City of Leavenworth, 2012) Kansas, offer at public sale and sell to the highest and IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF best bidder for cash in LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, hand, the following deKANSAS scribed real property, CIVIL DEPARTMENT to-wit:

The State of Kansas to All Persons Concerned: You are hereby notified that a petition has been filed on the 17th day of August, 2012, in said court by Staci K. Lane, an heir at law of LzZona S. King, deceased, praying that the determination of the descent of the following described real estate: Lot 24, Block 2 in FIRST and SECOND ADDITION to the Town of Basehor in the City of Basehor, according to the recorded plat thereof, all in Leavenworth County, Kansas. Lot 5, Mills Addition, An addition in Wyandotte County, Kansas, And all other property, real and personal, or interests therein, owned by the decedent at the time of death; you are hereby required to file your written defenses thereto on or before 21 September, 2011, at 1:00 o’clock p.m., of said day, in said court, in the City of Leavenworth, in Leavenworth County, Kansas, at which time and place said cause will be heard. Should you fail therein, Judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon such petition. Staci K. Lane Submitted by: Michael E. Kelly., S. Ct. no. 10438 P.O. Box 664 512 East 4th Street Tonganoxie, KS 66086 (913) 845-8780 Attorney for Petitioner ________ (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 15, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT

Bank of America, N.A. Plaintiff, vs. Christopher P. Morin; Patricia E. Morin; Unknown spouse, if any, of Patricia E. Morin; Carmel Financial Corp., which is more accurately Defendants. Case No. 12CV31 described as: Court Number: Case No. 12CV446 Lots 27 and 28, Block 40, Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Leavenworth City Proper, Chapter 60 City of Leavenworth, LeavPursuant to K.S.A. enworth County, Kansas, Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE according to the recorded plat thereof. NOTICE OF SUIT Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me Commonly known as and THE STATE OF KANSAS, to by the Clerk of the District numbered 311 the above-named defendCourt of Leavenworth Pottawatomie, Leaven- ants and the unknown County, Kansas, the under- worth, KS 66048. heirs, executors, adminissigned Sheriff of Leavenworth County, Kansas, will The above-described real trators, devisees, trustees, offer for sale at public auc- estate is taken as the prop- creditors and assigns of tion and sell to the highest erty of the defendants Wil- any deceased defendants; bidder for cash in hand, at liam F. Pletcher and Ruby C. the unknown spouses of the Justice Center, 2nd Pletcher, et al. and is di- any defendants; the unFloor Lobby, Leavenworth rected by said Order of Sale known officers, successors, County, Kansas, on Septem- to be sold, and will be sold trustees, creditors and asber 6, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the without appraisement to signs of any defendants that are existing, dissolved following real estate: satisfy said Order of Sale. or dormant corporations; the unknown executors, adLots Twenty-Seven (27) and David Zoellner ministrators, devisees, Twenty-Eight (28), Block Six Sheriff of Leavenworth trustees, creditors, succes(6), Ewing Roelofson and County, Kansas sors and assigns of any deCompany’s Subdivision, fendants that are or were City of Leavenworth, Leav- SUBMITTED BY: partners or in partnership; enworth County, Kansas, the unknown guardians, commonly known as 704 McNEARNEY, PITTENGER conservators and trustees North 11th Street, Leaven- & ASSOCIATES, LLC of any defendants that are worth, KS 66048 (the Brandon T. Pittenger “Property”) #20296 Teri L. Westbrook #23578 to satisfy the judgment in 6800 College Blvd., Suite 400 the above-entitled case. P.O. Box 7410 The sale is to be made Overland Park, KS 66207 without appraisement and U.S. Bank National Association Plaintiff, vs. Chrystal M. Ramirez and John B. Ramirez, et al. Defendants.

The following real estate described as follows: Lots 27 and 28, Block 40, Leavenworth City Proper, City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas.


Dear Annie: I am married to a great guy, and we have two wonderful, intelligent teens. But my mother-in-law is causing great stress. ‘‘Mama” was diagnosed with borderline personality disorder 10 years ago and is prescribed a cocktail of drugs to help with a preponderance of violent mood swings, anger, resentment and occasional dissociation. She is a textbook narcissist who can only demand love for herself and is unable to give to others. Her family relationships and many of her friendships have taken a dive. It’s a wonder she can hold down a job. Her big trigger is perceived rejection. When she was in our home, she expected to be everyone’s entire focus. She demanded the full attention and affection of my husband and deeply resented his relationship with his own children. Needless to say, invitations to holi-

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day gatherings dwindled over the years. Her grandchildren have grown up without her in their lives, although we have taken care not to poison them against her. Now, Mama has taken herself off all meds and declared herself cured. She has convinced herself that her diagnosis was wrong, and that her problem all along has been emotional abuse from others, including her children and grandchildren. In short, everyone else is to blame. The trouble now is that she is blogging on the In-

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“Necessary Roughness” (9 p.m., USA) wraps up its second season with a series of personal and professional crises. A casual observer of this melodrama, about sports therapist Dani Santino (Callie Thorne) and the athletes and teams that employ her, would have to remark how much the show has shifted the attention away from therapy — and even Dani — toward more colorful characters and situations. Tonight’s episode continues television’s recent fixation with group therapy. After a drug binge culminates in a near-disastrous car accident, football superstar Terrence “TK” King (Mehcad Brooks) is suspended from the Hawks and sent to a posh rehab center. There he encounters a slick music producer played with gusto by Michael Imperioli (“The Sopranos”). He’s now on his seventh or eighth stint at rehab and knows how to work the angles — knowledge he imparts to the arrogant wide receiver. This is a great role for Imperioli, and fans who miss Christopher Moltisanti should not miss it. Meanwhile, TK’s departure spells major trouble for his team on and off the field, a crisis compounded by at least two missing persons cases and a sports gambling disaster that hits close to home.

Meanwhile, on “Royal Pains” (8 p.m.), USA’s other popular series, a visiting pop star seeks treatment for “exhaustion,” but shows symptoms of a more urgent nature.

Coverage of the Republican National Convention (6 p.m., CNN, Current; 7 p.m., PBS, Fox News, MSNBC; 8 p.m., Bloomberg; and 9 p.m., ABC, CBS and NBC) continues.

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The remaining eight finalists perform on “So You Think You Can Dance” (7 p.m., Fox).

Male viewers in search of familiar comfort food can indulge in two helpings of “Caddyshack” (6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., Golf).

A personal doctor (James McAvoy) offers a first-person account of the court of Ugandan dictator Idi Amin (Forest Whitaker) in the 2006 drama “The Last King of Scotland” (7 p.m., IFC).

A runaway train carries toxic cargo in the 2010 thriller “Unstoppable” (7:15 p.m., Cinemax), starring Denzel Washington and directed by the late Tony Scott.

Three acts move forward on “America’s Got Talent” (8 p.m., NBC).

Zach Braff guest-stars on “The Exes” (9:30 p.m., TV Land), starring fellow “Scrubs” alum Donald Faison.


Actor-director Lord Richard Attenborough is 89. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., is 76. Actor Elliott Gould is 74. Actor Ray Wise is 65. Actress Deborah Van Valkenburgh is 60. White House Chief of Staff Jacob Lew is 57. Actress Carla Gugino is 41. Rock musician Kyle Cook (Matchbox Twenty) is 37. Actress Jennifer Landon is 29. Actress-singer Lea Michele (TV: “Glee”) is 26. Rock singer Liam Payne (One Direction) is 19.

ternet, publicly criticizing family members, including our teenage kids and their cousins. The adults can dismiss this as the ranting of a mentally ill person, but we’re afraid our kids are going to come across the blog one of these days. Any advice? — Also Sleepless, but in Sonoma Dear Sonoma: You have our sympathy dealing with such a difficult situation. You don’t have to poison the children against Grandma to have a heartfelt discussion on mental illness. The kids are old enough to understand that their grandmother is not well, and that her behavior can be unpredictable and sometimes unkind. They may never see her blog, but if they do, you will have done all you can to inoculate them against whatever damaging reaction they may have. Dear Annie: “Loving Mom, Disgusted Mother-


For Wednesday, Aug. 29 This year you acquire a new ability to visualize and create. Tap into your dynamic imagination more often, and you’ll achieve long-desired results. If you are single, you could meet The One. If you are attached, your significant other at times could be jealous or insecure. 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)  Communication excels. You might not be able to meet everyone’s requests or needs. Tonight: Don’t be too serious. Taurus (April 20-May 20)  Stay on top of a situation, and know full well that you might be making a decision for someone else. Don’t worry — others trust your judgment. Tonight: Up late. Gemini (May 21-June 20)  You tend to see all sides of an issue. You are unusually serious and dedicated when looking at a creative venture. Tonight: Togetherness is the theme. Cancer (June 21-July 22)  You sense that what a partner needs is way beyond what you originally thought. You might want to go beyond the obvious and deal with the basics. Tonight: Be a duo. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)  Defer to others. Unexpected news comes forward that might force you to regroup. Tonight: Go with a suggestion. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  Your even pace helps you follow through when others let go and do the unexpected. You might find everything that is going on to be a bit humorous on some level.

in-Law” is worried that her daughter will return to her drug-abusing husband. It’s too bad the daughter isn’t going to Al-Anon. They said I would know when I wanted to make the break. It comes down to how much pain you can tolerate before you are willing to make changes. I realized two things: that I didn’t want him to die in the house, and that we would lose our home if I didn’t do something. He finally reached sobriety six years after the divorce and managed to be a good dad for 22 more. — J. Dear J.: Self-help groups like Al-Anon ( and Nar-Anon ( can be godsends for those who live with addicts. Thank you. — Send questions to, or Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box 118190 Chicago, IL 60611.

Tonight: Time for you. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)  Allow more playfulness into your day. Detach, and look at the big picture. Tonight: Finally, time to party away. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)  Make sure to stay on top of your obligations. Listen to news with enthusiasm, and make this information work for you in your day-to-day life. Tonight: Head home. Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)  You might want to debate the pros and cons of a situation. Others could be slightly more impulsive than you might have imagined. Tonight: You know what works; follow that path. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)  Order might be nice in the face of the unpredictable. Your grounded nature allows you to accept a lot, but there is a point at which you can take no more. Tonight: Your treat. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  You can’t help but smile at the excitement that occurs when you open up to others. You’ll see choices being made far more easily than in the past. Tonight: Whatever suits you. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  You might want to revamp your plans more than once. You could be overwhelmed by a personal matter, as positive as it might be. Tonight: Vanish early!

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a lot 51 Bike basket escapee of film 52 Up to, briefly 53 Constant, as a liar 56 Some rich desserts 58 Jerry’s uncle on “Seinfeld” 59 Volcanic spew 60 TV regulatory grp. 61 Yuletide worker 62 It may be requested in a vote 68 “The Mouth That Roared” of the ring 69 Experimented with 70 Skip a sound 71 “___ an option” 72 Made public 73 Triangular river formation DOWN 1 Dracula’s alter ego 2 Gray naturally 3 Prefix meaning “bad” 4 “The Hobbit” hero 5 Organs, guts and such 6 Received 7 “Pay” extension 8 No longer squeaky

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PUBLIC NOTICE CONTINUED FROM 6 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. You are notified that a Petition has been filed in the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, praying to foreclose a real estate mortgage on the following described real estate: LOT 54, PRAIRIE GARDENS 2ND PLAT, A SUBDIVISION IN THE CITY OF BASEHOR, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS, commonly known as 15907 Cedar Street, Basehor, KS 66007 (the “Property”) and all those defendants who have not otherwise been served are required to plead to the Petition on or before the 25th day of September, 2012, in the District Court of Leavenworth County,Kansas. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the Petition. NOTICE Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. §1692c(b), no information concerning the collection of this debt may be given without the prior consent of the consumer given directly to the debt collector or the express permission of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt collector is attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose. Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (147813) ________



Rawlings Drive, Tonganoxie, KS 66086 (the All creditors are notified to “Property”) exhibit their demands against the Estate within and all those defendants the latter of four (4) months who have not otherwise from the date of the first been served are required to publication of this notice plead to the Petition on or under K.S.A. 59-2236 and before the 25th day of Sepamendments thereto, or if tember, 2012, in the District the identity of the creditor Court of Leavenworth is known or reasonably as- County,Kansas. If you fail certainable, 30 days after to plead, judgment and deactual notice was given as cree will be entered in due provided by law, and if course upon the Petition. their demands are not thus exhibited, they shall be forNOTICE ever barred. Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 Betty J. McDowell U.S.C. §1692c(b), no inforPetitioner mation concerning the collection of this debt may be Clifton B. DeMoss, Jr. given without the prior con# 12964 sent of the consumer given 16582 Douglas directly to the debt collecBasehor, KS 66007 tor or the express permis913-724-4010 sion of a court of compeFax: 724-8352 tent jurisdiction. The debt Attorney for the Petitioner collector is attempting to ________ collect a debt and any information obtained will be (First published in The Mir- used for that purpose. ror, Wednesday, August 15, 2012) Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Megan Cello (KS # 24167) LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 KANSAS Overland Park, KS 66211 CIVIL DEPARTMENT (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) JPMorgan Chase Bank, Attorneys For Plaintiff National Association (80842) Plaintiff, ________ vs. Joseph K. Fridlington a/k/a (First published in The MirJoseph Kyle Fridlington, ror, Wednesday, August 22, a/k/a Joseph Fridlington; 2012) Michelle M. Fridlington a/k/a Michelle Marie IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Fridlington ; First State LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Bank and Trust; Unknown KANSAS Spouse, if any, of Joseph K. CIVIL DEPARTMENT Fridlington; Unknown Spouse, if any, of Michelle CitiMortgage, Inc. M. Fridlington; Trustee of Plaintiff, the Testamentary Trust of vs. the Last Will and Testament Lori A. Roach a/k/a Lori of Joseph K. Fridlington; Ann Heintzelman, a/k/a Trustee of the Testamen- Lori Ann Roach; Jeffrey A. tary Trust of the Last Will Roach a/k/a Jeffrey Allan and Testament of Michelle Roach; Unknown Spouse, if M. Fridlington, any, of Lori A. Roach, Defendants. Defendants. Case No. 12CV447 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60

Case No. 12CV453 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60



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.

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.

You are notified that a Petition has been filed in the District Court of Leavenworth County, Kansas, praying to foreclose a real estate mortgage on the following described real esYou are required to file tate: your written defenses thereto on or before Sep- Lot 3, Block 4 in SOUTH tember 21, 2012 at 1:00 PARK ADDITION NO. 2, in o’clock P.M. in this Court, at the City of Tonganoxie acwhich time and place the cording to the recorded cause will be heard. Should plat thereof, in Leavenyou fail therein, judgment worth County, Kansas, and decree will be entered commonly known as 100 in due course on the Peti-

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

(First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 29, 2012) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, KANSAS PROBATE DEPARTMENT IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE of MARVIN D. McDOWELL deceased Case No. 2012 PR 122 NOTICE OF HEARING AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are hereby notified that on August 24, 2012, a Petition was filed in this Court by Betty J. McDowell, the named Executrix in the Last Will and Testament of Marvin D. McDowell, deceased praying that the Will be admitted to probate and record and that Betty J. McDowell be appointed as Executrix and granted Letters Testamentary to serve without bond, as authorized in the Will.

Lots 11 and 12, R.N. HERSHFIELD’S SUBDIVISION, a subdivision in the City of Leavenworth, Leavenworth County, Kansas, commonly known as 1207 Kickapoo Street, Leavenworth, KS





66048 (the “Property”)

been served are required to plead to the Petition on or before the 2nd day of October, 2012, in the District Court of Leavenworth County,Kansas. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the Petition.

plead to the Petition on or before the 9th day of October, 2012, in the District Court of Leavenworth County,Kansas. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon the Petition.

to 26 additional sites which required a preliminary investigation. These sites consist of buildings used to store hazardous materials, a wash rack, incinerators and other areas of interest as determined by the EPA.

and all those defendants who have not otherwise been served are required to plead to the Petition on or before the 2nd day of October, 2012, in the District Court of Leavenworth County,Kansas. If you fail to plead, judgment and deNOTICE cree will be entered in due Pursuant to the Fair Debt course upon the Petition. Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. §1692c(b), no inforNOTICE mation concerning the colPursuant to the Fair Debt lection of this debt may be Collection Practices Act, 15 given without the prior conU.S.C. §1692c(b), no infor- sent of the consumer given mation concerning the col- directly to the debt colleclection of this debt may be tor or the express permisgiven without the prior con- sion of a court of compesent of the consumer given tent jurisdiction. The debt directly to the debt collec- collector is attempting to tor or the express permis- collect a debt and any insion of a court of compe- formation obtained will be tent jurisdiction. The debt used for that purpose. collector is attempting to collect a debt and any in- Prepared By: formation obtained will be South & Associates, P.C. used for that purpose. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Prepared By: Overland Park, KS 66211 South & Associates, P.C. (913)663-7600 Eric Worster (KS # 24928) (913)663-7899 (Fax) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Attorneys For Plaintiff Overland Park, KS 66211 (144196) (913)663-7600 ________ (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (First published in The Mir(147665) ror, Wednesday, August 29, ________ 2012) (First published in The Mirror, Wednesday, August 22, 2012)



Bank of America, N.A. Plaintiff, vs. James Cain a/k/a James L. Cain; Unknown Spouse, if Green Tree Servicing LLC any, of James Cain; United Plaintiff, States of America - Internal vs. Service; ComJohn C. Lewis; Deborah L. Revenue Lewis; Unknown spouse, if merce Bank, N.A. , Defendants. any, of John C. Lewis; Unknown spouse, if any, of Case No. 12CV467 Deborah L. Lewis, Court Number: Defendants. Case No. 12CV449 Court Number: Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SUIT

Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SUIT 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.

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 You are notified that a Petition has been filed in the may be concerned. District Court of LeavenCounty, Kansas, You are notified that a Peti- worth tion has been filed in the praying to foreclose a real District Court of Leaven- estate mortgage on the folworth County, Kansas, lowing described real espraying to foreclose a real tate: estate mortgage on the following described real es- Lot 2, CORLETT’S SUBDIVISION, a subdivision of land tate: in Tonganoxie, LeavenLot 2, GRIGGS REPLAT, City worth County, Kansas, according to the recorded of Leavenworth, Leaventhereof, commonly worth County, Kansas, plat commonly known as 1301 known as 1002 Church Tonganoxie, KS Quincy Street, Leaven- Street, worth, KS 66048 (the 66086 (the “Property”) “Property”) and all those defendants and all those defendants who have not otherwise who have not otherwise been served are required to

Tonganoxie NOTICE Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. §1692c(b), no information concerning the collection of this debt may be given without the prior consent of the consumer given directly to the debt collector or the express permission of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt collector is attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose.

Each site on the Permit is investigated for constituents of concern or munitions contamination. This information is presented in a report that describes the extent of the contamination, if present. If contamination is found, reports are prepared describing how Prepared By: the contamination will be South & Associates, P.C. remediated. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS # 10551) For more information, con- 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 tact Dale Cleland, Division Overland Park, KS 66211 Chief, at (913) 68-8979, Rich (913)663-7600 Wilms, Restoration Pro- (913)663-7899 (Fax) gram Manager, at Attorneys For Plaintiff Prepared By: 913-684-8976 or Ms Stepha- (147205) South & Associates, P.C. nie Harris-Carr, Restoration ________ Eric Worster (KS # 24928) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Program Manager/Contract Support, at 913-684-8973 at Overland Park, KS 66211 810 McClellan Avenue, Fort (First published in The Mir(913)663-7600 Leavenworth, KS ror, Wednesday, August 22, (913)663-7899 (Fax) 2012) 66027-1360. Attorneys For Plaintiff ________ (147999) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF ________ LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, (First published in The MirKANSAS (Published in The Mirror, ror, Wednesday, August 15, CIVIL DEPARTMENT 2012) Wednesday, August 29, 2012) Newbury Place REO III, LLC, IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF Plaintiff, LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, PUBLIC NOTICE vs. KANSAS COMMUNITY John R. Kirk, et al. CIVIL DEPARTMENT INTEREST SURVEY Defendants. FORT LEAVENWORTH Bank of America, N.A. RESTORATION PROGRAM Case No: 2012CV49 Plaintiff, Division: vs. The public is being surveyed by the installation E. W. Visocsky a/k/a Ernest Pursuant to K.S.A. W. Visocsky; Wendy L. restoration program manChapter 60 Visocsky, gers for interest in restora(Title to Real Estate Defendants. tion program activities. A Involved) restoration advisory board Case No. 12CV429 (RAB) will be established if NOTICE OF SHERIFF’S SALE Court Number: the survey determines there is sufficient interest. Under and by virtue of an Pursuant to K.S.A. RAB members participate Order of Sale issued by the Chapter 60 in the decision-making District Court of Leavenprocess on each of the resworth County, Kansas, to NOTICE OF SUIT toration sites on the instalme, the undersigned Sheriff lation. Leavenworth County, THE STATE OF KANSAS, to of The RAB provides commu- the above-named defend- Kansas, I will, pursuant to nity members who may be ants and the unknown K.S.A. 60-2410, offer for sale affected by environmental heirs, executors, adminis- at public auction and sell to restoration activities at trators, devisees, trustees, the highest bidder for cash Fort Leavenworth with a fo- creditors and assigns of in hand, at 10:00 a.m. on rum to discuss and ex- any deceased defendants; September 13, 2012, in the change information with the unknown spouses of 2nd Floor Lobby of the Jusdecision makers. Members any defendants; the un- tice Center, 601 S. 3rd would be expected to de- known officers, successors, Street, in the City of Leavvote ample time to review trustees, creditors and as- enworth, State of Kansas, following described restoration documents for signs of any defendants the each of the sites within that are existing, dissolved real located in Leavenworth County, Kansas, to wit: prescribed times. Members or dormant corporations; should also be willing to at- the unknown executors, adThe South 1/2 of Lots 5, 6, devisees, tend two to four-hour ministrators, meetings every four to six trustees, creditors, succes- and 7, Block 23, REES, sors and assigns of any de- DONIPHAN AND THORNTON weeks. fendants that are or were ADDITION, an addition to If there is sufficient com- partners or in partnership; the City of Leavenworth, munity interest in estab- the unknown guardians, Leavenworth County, Kanlishing a RAB, one will be conservators and trustees sas, according to the reestablished. The RAB will of any defendants that are corded plat thereof. include representatives of minors or are under any lethe Army, U.S. Environmen- gal disability; and the un- More commonly known as: tal Protection Agency, Kan- known heirs, executors, ad- 1939 4th Ave., Leavenworth, devisees, KS 66048; sas Department of Health ministrators, and Environment and mem- trustees, creditors and assigns of any person alleged to satisfy the judgment, bers from the public. to be deceased, and all fully or partially, in the The The Fort Leavenworth Res- other persons who are or above-entitled case. sale is made without aptoration Program operates may be concerned. praisement and is subject under requirements listed in a Resource Conservation You are notified that a Peti- to the redemption period and Recovery Act (RCRA) tion has been filed in the as provided by law and is Permit issued by EPA Re- District Court of Leaven- further subject to approval County, Kansas, by the Court. gion VII. The Permit issued worth in 2010 required Fort Leav- praying to foreclose a real FROM: THE SHERIFF OF estate mortgage on the folenworth to address LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, twenty-three (23) Sites lowing described real esKANSAS which include landfills, un- tate: derground storage tank loBY: cations, historical firing Lot 95, OAKBROOK, City of Leavenworth THE BOYD LAW GROUP, L.C. ranges and other areas po- Lansing, tentially contaminated by County, Kansas, commonly Michael E. Boyd, #21325 past waste disposal prac- known as 205 Bittersweet Charles H. Nitsch, #21515 66043 300 St. Peters Centre Blvd., tices. Restoration activities Lane, Lansing, KS Ste. 230 over the past ten (10) years (the “Property”) Saint Peters, MO 63376 have resulted in twenty-one (21) of these and all those defendants Telephone: (636) 447-8500 sites being classified as who have not otherwise Fax: (636) 447-8505 remedy in place. One site been served are required to ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF was issued a no further ac- plead to the Petition on or tion by EPA in 2011 and the before the 25th day of Sep- Be advised that this firm is remaining site is being ad- tember, 2012, in the District a debt collector. This is an Court of Leavenworth attempt to collect a debt dressed. County, Kansas. If you fail and any information obFort Leavenworth’s RCRA to plead, judgment and de- tained will be used for that Permit was renewed in 2010 cree will be entered in due purpose. 8/22, 8/29, 9/5 and the renewal added up course upon the Petition. ________ NOTICE Pursuant to the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, 15 U.S.C. §1692c(b), no information concerning the collection of this debt may be given without the prior consent of the consumer given directly to the debt collector or the express permission of a court of competent jurisdiction. The debt collector is attempting to collect a debt and any information obtained will be used for that purpose.

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