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But secretary of state says measures are successful By Scott Rothschild

Immigration experts on Thursday criticized laws in Alabama and Arizona that were co-authored by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach. But Kobach said the controversial anti-illegal immigration measures were working. “People are self-deporting,” Kobach said. “People are picking up and leaving.” But Benjamin Johnson, executive director of the American Immigration Council, said the Arizona and Alabama laws were resulting in police racial profiling.

People are selfdeporting. People are picking up and leaving.” — Secretary of State Kris Kobach Alberto Cardenas Jr., an immigration attorney from Houston, said having individual states adopt immigration laws was counterproductive to forming a rational federal law. Please see KOBACH, page 2A

Local officials likely Middle school principals reject ‘Tom Sawyer’ to lobby Legislature as single ‘core’ text for eighth-grade English for SRS funding Mark Twain’s “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” was published in 1876.

Principals rejected the “Tom Sawyer” designation, citing concerns from some students and A classic American novel parents — particularly blacks and American taught for years to junior Indians — regarding the book’s subject matter, high students in Lawrence language and themes.

By Mark Fagan

won’t become a mandatory text for eighth-graders now attending middle school. Earlier this month, principals in the Lawrence school district’s four middle schools rejected a plan that would have designated Mark Twain’s “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” as a “core” text for eighthgrade language arts, as had been proposed by middle school teachers and endorsed by the district’s curriculum specialist for language arts. While the book will re-

main available for garding the book’s use by language arts subject matter, lanteachers, it will not guage and themes. be required readThe book includes ing for all eighthreferences to slavgraders — unless ery and use of the all teachers at that “n-word,” and a SCHOOLS level opt to use it prominent villain in in their mandatory the book is “Injun English classes. Joe,” a “half-breed” AmeriPrincipals rejected the can Indian. “Tom Sawyer” designa“I don’t think any of us tion, citing concerns from are questioning the qualsome students and parents ity of ‘The Adventures of — particularly blacks and Tom Sawyer’ as a book,” American Indians — re- said Myron Melton, princi-

pal at West Middle School. “We’re just looking at it through a different lens … one looking at equity in the district. “We were getting a little bit uncomfortable as to whether this was a core book that appeals to a broad range of students across the district.” Kim Bodensteiner, the district’s chief academic officer, said that the decision came amid the district’s ongoing efforts to educate and help district personnel deal with racial issues through a program known as “Courageous Conversations.” The issue, she said: Many students of color in the disPlease see READING, page 6A

By Chad Lawhorn

It is not exactly the type of start city and county officials were hoping for when it comes to the partnership they formed with the state of Kansas to keep the Lawrence SRS office open. City and county leaders on Thursday reacted to news that Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services Secretary Robert Siedlecki Jr. didn’t request any money in his department’s upcoming budget to fund the operations of Lawrence’s SRS office. Instead, Siedlecki made comments to a legislative

I would love to see this resolved before two years are up.” — County Commissioner Mike Gaughan committee that indicated he was content with relying on the city and the county to provide funding for the office over the next two years. “We expected a little more effort on their part,” Mayor Please see SRS, page 2A

Panel: Suspend ex-A.G. Kline’s law license for ‘pattern of misconduct’ By John Hanna Associated Press

TOPEKA — A professional ethics panel recommended Thursday that former Kansas Attorney General Phill Kline have his state law license suspended indefinitely over his conduct during criminal investigations of abortion providers, saying he was “motivated by dishonesty and selfishness.” The three-member panel

The three-member panel of the state Board for Discipline of Attorneys said Phill Kline repeatedly misled other officials or allowed subordinates to mislead others, including a Kansas City-area grand jury, to further investigations of abortion providers. of the state Board for Discipline of Attorneys said Kline repeatedly misled other officials or allowed subordinates


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ment emailed to The Associated Press. “I will continue to speak and stand for the truth and for those who cannot speak for themselves.” “My ‘mistake’ was my willingness to investigate politically powerful people and to let that investigation go where the evidence led,” he said. The panel determined some allegations in a complaint against Kline didn’t represent violations of the

state’s rules for attorneys. Those included key criticisms of Kline and his subordinates over their handling of abortion patients’ private medical records. Yet the panel concluded Kline “engaged in a pattern of misconduct” while serving as Kansas attorney general in 2003-07 and as Johnson County district attorney for two years after he lost his bid for re-election to the state ofPlease see KLINE, page 2A

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“The solution has to come at the federal level,” Cardenas said. He added, “We have to look at this issue as a human one.” Jeanette Hernandez Prenger of Kansas City, Mo., and vice ONALD EE ROERS chair of the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, said death by his mother and two Funeral services for Ronsome of the consequences of ald Lee Broers, 63, Lawrence, grandchildren, Hayley Brothe new Alabama law would ers and Christian Evans. will be at 10 a.m. Monday at be higher food prices because He married Tungaa Broers the Lawrence Chapel Oaks farmers in Alabama were havFuneral Home. Burial will be in March 2011. She survives ing trouble finding people to in Sutton Cemetery, Baldwin of the home. harvest crops. Other survivors include a City. Their comments came durMr. Broers died Thursday, son, Scott and wife Stacey, ing the Immigration and the Ozawkie; a daughter, Deana Oct. 13, 2011, at his home. Kansas Economy conference Broers and husband Kenny He was born March 5, sponsored by the Kansas 1948, in Lawrence, the son of Evans; his father; and three University Institute for Polgrandchildren, Alex and Vernon and Frances Kring icy and Social Research and Conner Broers, and SamanBroers. held at the Union. Mr. Broers was a lifelong tha Evans. Kobach, a Republican resident of Lawrence. He Friends may call from 5 elected secretary of state was a custodian for the p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the last year, has been a national Buckingham Palace Janitorial funeral home. leader in writing tough antiService. Mr. Broers was also The family suggests meillegal immigration laws in an Army veteran, serving in morials to Midland Hospice, various states and cities. the Vietnam era. sent in care of the funeral He helped write the conHe married Michiko Brohome, 3821 W. Sixth St., Lawtroversial SB 1070 in Arizona ers in 1972. She preceded rence, KS 66049 . and, more recently, the law him in death in 2008. Online condolences may cracking down on illegal imHe was also preceded in be sent at Graveside services for Elva Athey, 85, Lawrence, were held Tuesday at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence.


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Mildred Marie Bock Mildred Marie Bock, 87, of Largo, Florida, passed away peacefully on October 7, 2011. Mildred was born August 13, 1924 in Lawrence, Kansas. She was the daughter of Theodore and Henrietta (Nieder) Hack. She graduated from University of Kansas with a degree in Psychology. It was there that she met her husband of 47 years, Albert R. Bock, who passed in 1994. She is survived by five daughters, Barbara (Warren) Webster of Hopedale, Massachusetts; Beverly Hyde of Lawrence, Kansas; Belinda (Bradford) Lambert of Clearwater, Florida; Bethany Bock (Chris Miller) of Cleveland, Ohio; and Brittany (Danny) Howell of La Crosse, Kansas; and six grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother, Richard Hack of Lawrence, Kansas, and nieces, Gail and Diane, along with several nephews. She was a member and


Aron Cromwell said of SRS officials. “If you don’t ask for it, you’ll never get it, obviously.” But local leaders said Siedlecki’s failure to seek state funding for the Lawrence office doesn’t constitute a breach in the agreement the city and the county made with SRS. That agreement — brokered this summer after it was announced the state would close the East 19th Street office — calls for the city and the county to provide to the state $450,000 over the next two years that will be used to pay for the expenses of the Lawrence office. In exchange for the payment, the state essentially agreed that it would not close the Lawrence office during the next two years, and that after July 1, 2013, that SRS secretary would make a “good faith” effort to obtain adequate appropriations from the state Legislature. “They are under no obligation to seek funding earlier,” said County Administrator Craig Weinaug, who helped broker the deal. “So we do not view this as an indicator that they don’t intend to meet their commitments to us. The key issue will be a year from now. If they’re not making requests for funding then, that will be a problem.” But some local leaders were hoping that the good faith effort would begin a bit early. Since the agreement was brokered this

volunteer for the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd since 1961. She was also a Bock longtime environmental activist and advocate for migrant farm workers. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made ‘in memory of Mildred Bock’ with checks made out to and mailed to: Alzheimer’s Association, Florida Gulf Coast Chapter, 14010 Roosevelt Blvd., No. 709, Clearwater, FL 33762, or to donate online visit the website: http://www.alz. org/flgulfcoast/in_my_ community_donate.asp. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Moss Feaster Funeral Homes in Largo. Condolences may be offered at Moss Feaster Funeral Homes in Largo at www.

summer, the state has continued to receive good news about its finances. The state’s tax collections have exceeded projections for six straight months through the end of September. The state is now projecting to end the next fiscal year with cash reserves of nearly $200 million, The Associated Press has reported. “I definitely would have been much happier to see that good faith effort to restore our funding start this year,” Cromwell said. “That would have been a great sign that the good faith was genuine. There is still time for this to all work out, but that definitely would have eased some concerns.” The state’s improved financial condition may give the city and the county a better chance of convincing legislators that funding for the Lawrence SRS office should be included in the upcoming budget. Douglas County Commissioner Mike Gaughan said he expects the county to lobby legislators to provide funding for the SRS office immediately, rather than waiting for the local agreement to expire. “I would love to see this resolved before two years are up,” Gaughan said. The city and county’s agreement with the state is structured so that if the Legislature provides funding for the office, the city and county are no longer obligated to make the quarterly payments to the state. — City reporter Chad Lawhorn can be reached at 832-6362. Follow him at Twitter. com/clawhorn_ljw


fice. “The Respondent’s (Kline’s) dishonest and selfish motives aggravate the misconduct in this case,” the panel wrote in its 184-page report. “The Respondent failed to take any responsibility for his misconduct.”

No loss of license The recommended sanction from a three-member panel of the state Board for Discipline of Attorneys reflects the board’s belief that Kline repeatedly violated the state’s rules for attorneys. It stopped just short of recommending that he lose his law license, something state Disciplinary Administrator Stanton Hazlett had proposed in pursuing the case. Hazlett didn’t comment on the panel’s decision, only summarizing its contents and noting that the Kansas Supreme Court will have the


migration in Alabama. Hispanic advocates and some business groups have said the Alabama law is causing panic and many undocumented workers are fleeing the state. The American Subcontractors Association said even legal workers are leaving because they may have a family member in the country illegally. Last month, a federal judge upheld parts of the law that authorizes police to detain people suspected of being in the country illegally. Other provisions require public schools to determine the legal residency of children. Kobach said the law is working as planned. “You are encouraging people to comply with the law,” he said. He said he has heard that U.S. citizens are lining up for jobs at an Alabama meat-packing plant where illegal workers are leaving. Kobach argued that illegal immigrants are a drain on the national economy because of the welfare and education services they use. But Cardenas and Johnson said the United States needs immigrants and if all undocu-

mented workers left, the economy would fall into a tailspin. Cardenas noted that when a meat-packing plant in southwest Kansas was destroyed by fire several years ago, it was local leaders — not immigrants — who pleaded with the company to rebuild. Earlier in the conference, James Hawkins, chief of the Garden City Police Department, said if Kansas adopted a law, similar to the ones in Alabama and Arizona that require police to check on immigration status, it would hurt his officers’ ability to enforce the law. “It would really confound local law enforcement,” he said. Garden City is home to several large immigrant groups and Hawkins said police work hard to communicate with them and gain their trust in order to investigate crimes. Kobach disagreed with Hawkins and said it was possible that an Arizona- or Alabama-type law would be considered next year by the Kansas Legislature.

final say on whether Kline will face sanctions. It will be at least six months before the court hears Kline’s case. An attorney whose license is indefinitely suspended can file a petition to have it reinstated, but such an action by the court is rare. Kline’s investigations of the late Dr. George Tiller, of Wichita, and a Planned Parenthood clinic in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park led to criminal charges. Tiller eventually was acquitted; the Planned Parenthood case is pending. Kline is now a visiting assistant law professor at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va., founded by late evangelist the Rev. Jerry Falwell. His Kansas law license has been inactive since October 2010.

that the Johnson County district attorney’s office misled a grand jury, empaneled in 2007 to review evidence against the Planned Parenthood clinic, came from the group’s presiding juror. Abortion opponents, however, have called the disciplinary process unfair. Five of the seven Kansas Supreme Court justices were appointed by Democratic governors who supported abortion rights, and the court suggested in 2008 that Kline’s conduct could warrant sanctions. Kline also noted that the Supreme Court appointed Hazlett and the disciplinary board members. As district attorney, Kline filed 107 criminal charges against the Planned Parenthood clinic in 2007, accusing it of performing illegal abortions and falsifying records. The clinic says the allegations are baseless, but a hearing to determine whether the case goes to trial — long delayed by legal disputes — is set for Oct. 24-26 in Johnson County District Court.

Case history Though Hazlett brought the complaint to the board, Kline has long faced fierce criticism from abortion providers, abortion rights advocates, Democrats and even some fellow Republicans. The allegation

— Reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.

Abuse survivor grateful others stepped in to help By Karrey Britt

Lawrence resident Rebecca Delaney nervously stepped up to the microphone and told her story for the first time. She had survived years of domestic violence and abuse. She spoke before about 150 people Thursday evening in South Park as part of Take Back The Night, a global effort to support survivors of sexual assault, rape and violence. The 31-year-old Delaney’s story began at age 16 with a love note that was left on her car from a man who was 5 years older. He saw her, described how beautiful she was and left his phone number. “It was incredibly romantic,” she said. They talked on the phone and then started dating. “I felt like finally somebody understood me. It was like a romance novel,” she said. Delaney — a straight-A student — ended up dropping out of school and moving in with the man, and that’s when her nightmare began. “He was progressively more and more abusive. He isolated me from all of my friends and he took away all of my self-esteem and eventually he just ended up hitting me,” she said. She had a son at age 19 with him and that’s when

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REBECCA DELANEY STANDS between rows of T-shirts that are part of The Clothesline Project during “Take Back The Night” held Thursday in South Park. Delaney, who is a survivor of domestic violence, was a keynote speaker during the event.

Would you vote for a good candidate for president if he or she the abuse escalated — emo- out of the situation,” she said. didn’t attend church?? tionally and physically. She remembers him backing her up against the wall to where their faces were just inches apart. He called her names, made her feel worthless and then spit in her face. “I wanted to leave him, but he told me he would kill me and then himself, leaving our son an orphan,” she said. “Very emotionally traumatic.” At age 21, she left him with the help of family, friends and co-workers who could see the abuse that she couldn’t. “I think I would have stayed in it longer but those who loved me stepped in and pulled me

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“It took a lot of other people to help. I was kind of numb.” She said she suffered from depression and attempted suicide because of the relationship. Today, Delaney is remarried to a “loving and respectful” man, and they have six children. She told the crowd: “It does get better. I promise it does. Remember, there is hope and all you have to do is look for it.”

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Showdown looms at Wall St. protest Officials on Thursday moved to put an end to Wall Street protesters’ month-long occupation of a park that spawned similar gatherings across the nation, setting up a potential confrontation with police and an uncertain future for a movement that claims to speak for the disillusioned middle class. Demonstrators at the half-acre park in lower Manhattan have said they won’t go anywhere at this morning’s deadline when the park’s owners, their patience worn thin, want them to clear out and stop pitching tents or using sleeping bags. The company that owns the private park where the demonstrators have camped out said it has become trashed and unsanitary. Brookfield Office Properties planned to begin a section-by-section power-washing of Zuccotti Park, near Wall Street, at 7 a.m. EDT. 2 | WASHINGTON, D.C.

Obama blames Iran for plot President Barack Obama said Thursday that officials at the “highest levels” of the Iranian government must be held accountable for a brazen and bizarre plot to assassinate the Saudi ambassador to the United States on American soil, insisting leaders of the world will believe the U.S. case without dispute once they absorb the details. U.S. officials, meanwhile, confirmed the Obama administration has had direct contact with Iran over the allegations. The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Susan Rice, met with Iranian officials at Iran’s mission to the U.N. on Wednesday — a highly unusual contact for two countries that do not have diplomatic relations. Obama would not say whether Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, or its president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, knew of the alleged plan. Yet he called it part of a pattern of “dangerous and reckless behavior” by the Iranian government and said people within that government were aware of a murder-for-hire plot. 2 | WASHINGTON, D.C.

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Scientists win prestigious Higuchi awards By Andy Hyland

Four Kansas scientists — one from Kansas University, one from KU Medical Center and two from Kansas State University — have earned Higuchi-KU Endowment Research Achievement Awards, the state’s most prestigious recognition for excellence in research. Each award comes with a plaque and $10,000 that can be used for ongoing research. Takeru Higuchi, a distinguished professor at KU from 1967 to 1983, and his wife, Aya,




established the awards in 1981. The four researchers will be honored in a ceremony at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 9 at the new Education Pavilion at the Lied Center. The public is invited to the event, which will be followed by a reception.


The awards recognize achievement in humanities and social sciences, basic sciences, biomedical sciences and applied sciences. Each award is named for former KU Endowment leaders who played a role in attracting Higuchi to KU.

This year marks the 30th consecutive year the awards have been given out. This year’s recipients: ! Balfour Jeffrey Award in Humanities and Social Sciences, to William Staples, professor and chair of sociology at KU. His research focuses on social control and surveillance. He said that in his research, he saw a lot of focus elsewhere on “big brother” government surveillance, and he decided to do more research on private surveillance. “There are all these ‘tiny Please see HIGUCHI, page 4A

Ag official in Kansas touting Obama strategies By George Diepenbrock

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Abortions under health law voted down retary Kathleen Merrigan said The House on Thursday returned to an abortion issue that nearly sank President Barack Obama’s health care law last year with legislation that bars an insurance plan regulated under the new law from covering abortion if any of its customers receive federal subsidies. Providers that offer abortion coverage would have to set up identical plans without abortion coverage to participate in the health insurance exchanges to be set up under the new law. The legislation, which passed 251-172, is unlikely to be considered by the Democratic-led Senate and faces a veto threat from President Barack Obama. But it gives House Republicans, focused this year on cutting spending and reducing the size of the federal government, a chance to reaffirm their credentials on social conservative issues. Democrats chided Republicans for wasting time better spent on promoting job growth.

Thursday in Lawrence that President Barack Obama’s jobs bill would give an economic boost to the state along with the free-trade agreements Congress passed Wednesday. “We think those really put us on the voyage to recovery so we’re really focused on that,” said Merrigan, who visited The Merc, 901 Iowa, to talk about local and regional food systems before heading to meetings in Manhattan. Merrigan was also in Kansas touting the administration’s economic strategy and the USDA’s rural job creation efforts. She said Obama’s proposed American Jobs Act would give

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AGRICULTURE DEPUTY SECRETARY KATHLEEN MERRIGAN tours The Merc, 901 Iowa, with general manager Rita York, center, and state Sen. Marci Francisco, D-Lawrence, on Thursday. Merrigan spent time with The Merc’s staff and discussed local farming and marketing, plus the American Jobs Act and what it means to Kansas. an estimated payroll tax cut to 60,000 Kansas firms, include $359 million in the state to support highway and transit modernization projects, and extend unemployment insurance for more than 35,000 unemployed Kansans. “Small business is the focus of the jobs act and this administra-

tion because we think that’s the real engine for the growth of the economy,” she said. Congress might pass an amended version of Obama’s bill, she said. Senate Republicans killed the proposal in a Tuesday night vote, and GOP senators on Thursday proposed their own Jobs Through Growth

Act that included overhauling the nation’s tax laws, cutting business rules and boosting offshore oil exploration. Merrigan said Kansas would already benefit from the free trade agreements with South Korea, Colombia and Panama Congress, which open up marPlease see AGRICULTURE, page 4A


Salon suspect’s ex-wife claimed abuse Scott Dekraai’s neighbors considered him one of the friendliest guys on the block, a man who invited them over for pool parties and played catch with his son in his yard. Friends of his ex-wife, though, say she lived in fear of the man now accused of gunning down her and seven other people at the hair salon where she worked. He suffered post-traumatic stress disorder from a 2007 tugboat accident that mangled his leg and left a colleague dead. His marriage to Michelle Fournier was falling apart even before that, and the court battle over their 7-year-old son was still raging Wednesday, when Dekraai is accused of spraying the Salon Meritage with gunfire. Among those killed was Fournier, his ex-wife. The salon’s popular owner, Randy Fannin, also died. Fournier’s boyfriend, Michael Warzybok, said that at a court hearing Tuesday a judge had pressed Dekraai to explain why he needed more time with his son than his current custody arrangement called for. Warzybok said a court-appointed psychologist had found the roughly 50-50 arrangement was working. “All of a sudden, he didn’t get his way,” said Warzybok, who was interviewed by the psychologist along with Fournier’s co-workers.


Author: Crisis could have been worse By Andy Hyland

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ANDREW ROSS SORKIN, New York Times reporter and author of “Too Big to Fail,” delivered the Anderson Chandler lecture Thursday at the Lied Center.

Even though we’re living in a country with 9 percent unemployment, journalist and author Andrew Ross Sorkin said Thursday that it could have been much, much worse. “We were looking at 25 percent unemployment in this country,” one year down the road had the nation taken no action in the bank bailouts of 2008, he said. That figure had been confirmed by Henry Paulson, a former U.S. treasury secretary, as a figure that the government was considering at during the crisis.

Sorkin, who covers mergers and acquisitions for the New York Times, is an anchor on the CNBC television show “Squawk Box” and is the author of the book “Too Big to Fail,” delivered the Kansas University School of Business’ Anderson Chandler Lecture on Thursday. He took the audience back to 2:30 a.m. on Sept. 18, 2008, 45 minutes after Lehman Bros. failed and after Merrill Lynch agreed to be sold to Bank of America. When the taxpayers took action to bail out the banks, it was the next dominos that could have fallen that would have been really troublesome, Sorkin said. The peo-

ple in the room making the decisions for the U.S. government, he said, were really worried that a series of bank bankruptcies would lead to a bigger issue. “General Electric was going bankrupt next,” he said, taking its 287,000 jobs around the world with it. The effects of that bankruptcy would have been worse than many countries going bankrupt, he said. The effects could have spread to all kinds of companies, he said. “All of a sudden, the kid flipping burgers is being affected by the guy in pinstripes,” he said. Please see LECTURE, page 4A

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brothers,’” he said. “Everything from surveillance cameras to cash registers” that keep track of people’s activities. He said he was honored to receive the award, considering the strength of research at KU. “I think you could throw a dart at a list of my colleagues and there’d be many people that would be qualified for this kind of recognition,” he said. ! Dolph Simons Award in Biomedical Sciences, to Edward Stephens, professor of microbiology, molecular genetics and immunology at KUMC. His research involves the field of retrovirology, especially the causes of human AIDS. His work is at the cellular and molecular level and centers



on the Vpu protein and how it causes diseases in a target host. “It’s a great honor,” Stephens said. “I’m really glad that I won it, and hopefully it will allow me to recruit more graduate students.” ! Irvin Youngberg Award for Applied Sciences, to Xiuzhi Susan Sun, a university distinguished professor of grain science and industry at Kansas State. Her work focuses on biopolymers, and ways to produce chemicals and materials from renewable feedstocks such as grain, corn and straw that are environmentally beneficial and sustainable, replacing petroleum-based products. She holds eight patents and has six patents pending. “I’m thrilled and I’m happy to do something for the people of Kansas and the world,” Sun said. “I feel rewarded.” ! Olin Petefish Award in Basic Science, to Michael

Kanost, a university distinguished professor of biochemistry at Kansas State. His research primarily focuses in two areas — on insect immune systems and on the chemical makeup of insect exoskeletons. The immune systems of insects can help with a variety of issues, including how insects spread disease and in coming up with biological pathogens that can help with pest control, he said. Knowing how exoskeletons are made might help people create new materials that are hard, lightweight and flexible, which could have medical uses, he said. “It’s going to help with some travel and those sorts of things,” Kanost said of the award. “It’s an honor to be recognized with that prestigious group of researchers.”


kets for Kansas beef and grain producers. “(Wednesday) was a really, really big day for agriculture here in Kansas,” she said. “Big.” In Lawrence, Merrigan sat at a table at The Merc, a customer-owned natural foods store that focuses on organic and locally grown food, and heard about school gardens to help students learn about locally grown food and the importance of eating healthy. State Sen. Marci Francisco, D-Lawrence, was among the group. Rita York, The Merc’s general manager, said Merrigan supports a focus on local and regional food systems and that she was happy to hear — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland what types of federal assiscan be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at tance could be available.

Namesake proud of lecture series’ growth By Andy Hyland

The benefactor of Thursday’s Anderson Chandler lecture said this week he is pleased with what the series has become. Chandler graduated from KU in 1948 with a degree in business, and was a Summerfield scholar. Today, he is the CEO, president and director of Fidelity State Bank and Trust Co. and vice president and director of First Bank of Newton. He has supported KU with gifts of more than $1 million


Government officials, he said, weren’t extremely forthcoming about the full magnitude of the problem. When he asked stakeholders why, he said the answer was almost always the same. “If we had actually told the public what we knew, we would have only made it

to support the lecture series and a an Anderson Chandler distinguished professorship. The Chandler lecture series has attracted people like Ford CEO Alan Mulally, former FDIC chairwoman Sheila Bair and Thomas Hoenig, the former president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. “I felt a lecture series

would encourage more people to enroll in the business school,” he said. He has invited several speakers he knew himself from the Topeka area, like former Westar CEO Jim Haines, and the business school has suggested others, he said. Former Kansas Gov. Bill Graves and syndicated columnists Robert Novak and David Broder have also delivered the lecture. “We’re always looking forward, and getting timely people,” he said. Chandler went to KU on the

GI Bill after enlisting in the Army Air Force at age 17. He was named an honor graduate of the United States Air Force ROTC program at KU, and received a reserve commission as second lieutenant, but decided to go into the family business of banking. Neeli Bendapudi, KU’s business dean, introduced Chandler on Thursday night, and said that the school was proud of his accomplishments. “He has received every award we can think of at the school and the university,” she said.

worse,” Sorkin said. He got the idea to write his book —which was based on interviews with 200 principals involved for more than 500 hours — after waking his wife up at 2:30 a.m. on Sept. 18 and telling her all the things that were going on. It almost was like a movie, he said. “No, Andrew,” she said. “It’s like a book.” In the end, they were both right. HBO picked up the book and made a movie that aired earlier this year.

Today, he said, the economy still faces many challenges, and he said if people aren’t paying attention to what’s going on in Europe, they should be. He said path to recovery would be painful, and whatever the solution is will take a long time. Regardless of people’s political opinions on President Barack Obama’s jobs plan, he said that we don’t need a jobs plan for 12 to 18 months. “We need a jobs plan for

the next decade,” he said. Everyone in the room, he said, should take some responsibility for how we got here, and he said patience and willingness to withstand an amount of pain will be required to get us out. “We are the ultimate ADD society, and I would argue we’re getting exactly what we’re paying for,” he said.

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L AWRENCE J OURNAL -W ORLD “The opportunity to scale up to serve a greater percentage of our population with local food is, I think, quite vast, but we need the infrastructure in there,” York said. “We need aggregation of the locally grown crops. We need distribution, and we need light processing. There’s just a lot that’s needed.” Mercedes Taylor-Puckett, the local food and farmers’ market project director for the Kansas Rural Center, said she was glad Merrigan could visit northeast Kansas. “We’re in the infancy here of developing a strong regional food system,” she said, “so we’re hoping for some opportunities to grow.”

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LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORT • A 57-year-old Lawrence man reported to Lawrence police Monday that someone had stolen his $250 Swarovski tripod and a Swarovski scope in a case valued at $1,750 from the 2500 block of Crestline Court. He told police the theft occurred between 5 a.m. July 21 and 5:25 p.m. July 27. • A 22-year-old Lawrence woman reported to police Sunday that someone had stolen her RCA 46-inch flatscreen TV, 40 DVD movies and some perfume, for a total value of $1,470 in a burglary in the 2700 block of Crestline Drive. Someone damaged a window screen in the burglary that occurred between 6:15 p.m. and 11 p.m. Saturday. Two other Kansas University students were listed as victims. • A 30-year-old Kansas University student reported to Lawrence police on Tuesday that someone stole $2,137 from her sometime between Sept. 17 and Oct. 6. The report lists it as a theft by deception.

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Maple Leaf Festival prepares for ‘huge year’ good weather for this weekend and the (Maple Leaf Quilt Show) is having its 40th year and with the Midland Railway running its train, I bet we’re going to have a huge year,” Vesecky said. “Anytime the weather is nice, we usually have a record-setting year and beat out the year before.” New to the festival this year are car show groups. Three groups will participate in the Maple Leaf Festival Parade and afterward will set up in different parts of town so guests will be able to view the cars up close. Crafts booths are always a staple of the Maple Leaf Festival, and this year the number

of booths has grown to 320. “We have more booths than we’ve had for quite some time,” Vesecky said. The Business and Professional Women’s Foundation’s craft show runs at the same time as the Maple Leaf Festival; however, it is not a part of the festival. The BPW will have its own crafts, booths, music and food. It will be in the gymnasium on Chapel Street between Sixth and Eighth streets. Vesecky said the main goal of the Maple Leaf Festival is to draw a large crowd to Baldwin City for the weekend. “We want our community to benefit from it because the money we raise for doing

the booths, we turn that back into the community by giving scholarships or helping the fire department or helping the school purchase stuff,” Vesecky said. “We hope for a good turnout, so in return we can turn around and help our community.” Along with booths and the parade, the festival will also host a variety of activities including a Kid’s Zone with inflatables and a petting zoo, a full carnival, country music, history tours and train rides at the Midland Railway.

the Constitution was passed — until 1899. Students reading “Tom Sawyer” in English then can come to history class and learn how the themes of slavery, U.S. expansion, border wars and other topics fit in with Twain’s book, published in 1876. Barker has been taking advantage of such synergies for all 15 years he’s been in the district. It’s not easy, of course, but Barker figures students should be exposed to some of the transgressions of the past so that they can better understand what followed, what exists and what is to come. “How do you explain to kids that what happened in 2008 — with Barack Obama being elected — is truly, completely and utterly historic if they can’t see what our society was in the 1830s, ’40s, ’50s, and what it continued to be through the 1880s, ’90s, Plessy v. Ferguson, ‘separate but equal’ and all that?” he said. “It is so difficult sometimes for our kids to wrap their heads around this.” Susan Harris, a Twain scholar and Distinguished Professor of English at Kansas University, understands how principals might object to “Tom Sawyer” as a core text. The racial implication

of Injun Joe, after all, is that “he’s a thief and a bad person because he’s Indian.” But Harris applauds teachers such as Barker and others who approach the themes, issues and language of the book with more than the literal meanings of the words and descriptions alone. “This needs to be taught, but it needs — as any historical novel needs — to be historicized,” Harris said. “Rather than the teacher setting out all the lessons, the teacher needs to be able to elicit student discomfort, and then find ways of helping the students understand where that discomfort comes from. “With young students, we can’t whitewash history for them. It’s refusing to admit the ugliness in your history. If you refuse to admit ugliness in your history, then you’re doomed to repeat it.” Principals understand why the majority of English teachers favor using “Tom Sawyer” as a core text, aside from its subject matter: The book includes “rich vocabulary” and other literary devices — alliteration, similes, metaphors, onomatopoeia, personification and on down the line — that make it “rich in (addressing)

the state standards” in place for eighth-graders, said Will Fernandez, principal at South Middle School. “That’s why they use it,” Fernandez said. “It’s all in there.” And that’s why this week Fernandez is reading the book again, for the first time since “way back in the day,” during his own junior high years. Next month, he and his fellow principals will gather for a meeting with their schools’ English teachers, to discuss the topic and try to identify an alternative story or letter or other writing to serve as a core text for eighth grade. English teachers at his school already are preparing a presentation for why “Tom Sawyer” works for them. Now, having already heard from students and parents who object to the story, Fernandez wants to see for himself. “It wasn’t offensive for me then,” he said, of junior high. “But this is 2011. I’ll read it and see if there’s any reason to take offense, from an adult standpoint.”

awaits sentencing. During a brief scheduling hearing Thursday, Sarah Swain, a defense attorney for HugA defense attorney for a Fort gins, asked Martin for a trial date Leavenworth military police because she said Gerald had given officer accused of robbing two KU police officers a new statement. Kansas University students “He says my client was not last June says a co-defendant’s involved with this,” Swain said. new statement to police points to her client’s innocence. Franklin County District Judge Paula Martin on Thursday set a November trial Sheriff’s deputy dies date in the case of Brandon James A 28-year-old Franklin Huggins, 23, who faces two County Sheriff’s deputy died counts of aggravated robbery, Wednesday night at an Ottawa one count of conspiracy and one count of making a criminal threat. hospital after he fell ill earlier in the day. Douglas County prosecutors Sheriff Jeff Curry said accuse Huggins and his childhood Deputy Russel W. Geist was perfriend, Michael Martin Gerald, 21, of robbing two male KU students forming his duties at 7:30 a.m. when he became ill, and he died early June 23 at gunpoint as the two students were walking along after 10 p.m. at Ransom Memorial Hospital. The cause of death Memorial Drive. Gerald pleaded guilty in Septem- was unknown Thursday. “Russel was living his dream ber to two counts of robbery and

as a law enforcement officer and was an invaluable member of this office,” Curry said. “Russel’s conGeist tagious smile and warm personality inspired those who worked with him. His leadership, dedication and character were in keeping with the highest standards of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office and the law enforcement profession.” Geist is the son of retired Ottawa Police Department Detective Rick Geist. Russel Geist worked with the sheriff’s office as a corrections officer in 2005. He became a shift supervisor in the corrections department, and he was promoted to deputy Sept. 21, 2010.

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BALDWIN CITY — As the third weekend in October approaches, Joanna Vesecky and the rest of the Maple Leaf Festival Committee is scrambling to make sure every detail for the event is taken care of. “A big, nice turnout and lots of smiles make the stress of the year worthwhile,” said Vesecky, Maple Leaf Festival vice chairwoman. Last year, the festival drew record-breaking crowds to Baldwin City, and the committee is hoping for the same this year. “Since it is supposed to be


trict find themselves reading books and other materials that portray their ethnic groups during specific periods and in specific roles — such as blacks as slaves or in dealing with the civil rights movement. “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” for example, is a book used in 11th grade. Middle school principals have decided that “Tom Sawyer” doesn’t fit within the broad context identified for determining a core text for eighth-graders. “It has not been removed as a book,” Bodensteiner said. “It doesn’t mean that ‘Tom Sawyer’ couldn’t and shouldn’t be included. It’s just a matter of whether we need to broaden the literature so that there is a respect for all of our students throughout history.” But Kelly Barker, who teaches American history at Southwest Middle School, remains upset that the book did not achieve “core” status. He’s required, by the state, to teach his students about U.S. history from 1787 — when

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LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD !" !"Friday, October 14, 2011


Important gift Two longtime supporters have once again shown their commitment to Kansas University.


he money is important, and how the funds will be used is important. However, the most important part of the recently announced fund to recognize outstanding Kansas University librarians is the names of the donors: Phil Anschutz and the Anschutz Foundation, and Gene and Gretchen Budig. Anschutz is a 1961 KU graduate, and Budig was the university’s chancellor from 1980 to 1994. Both the Anschutz and the Budig families realize the importance of superior libraries. Budig has said that there are no great universities without superior libraries, and the gifts announced this week recognize the vital role of libraries and librarians. Anschutz and Budig have been generous in their support of KU. Although both now live far away from Mount Oread, the recent gift offers great evidence that they continue to have a deep interest in the university. These are two important and influential “alumni” of KU: Anschutz, a Kansan who has been extremely successful in his business career and provided the funds for the Anschutz Library, and Budig, who, although a Nebraskan by birth and a graduate of the University of Nebraska, has perhaps been more generous in his fiscal contributions to KU than any other KU chancellor. The university is fortunate to have these two men continue to show their respect and allegiance to the university. Alumni such as Anschutz and Budig, along with the more than 40,000 members of the KU Alumni Association, represent the real strength of the university. It sends an important message when two such nationally recognized figures show that they want to do what they can to help build the school into a truly outstanding state-aided research institution.

Win-win A willingness to compromise may produce a win-win solution for a historic property.


he ability to compromise may be a lost art in the federal government, but it apparently still is alive in Lawrence. A proposal to build a 50-unit apartment project in the 1000 block of Indiana ran into trouble with historical preservation people recently because the plan called for moving the Varsity House, built in 1908, from its location at the corner of 11th and Indiana. Developers said their project would only work if the house was moved north to the middle of the 1000 block. Preservationists said it was important to keep the house —which was designed by a female architect and was the home of Kansas University football teams in the 1950s — at its corner location. The city’s Historic Resources Commission agreed that moving Varsity House from its corner would damage the “environs” of the nearby Oread Historic District, but the project could have gone forward if Lawrence city commissioners had determined there was “no feasible and prudent” alternative to moving the house. Fortunately, before commissioners were forced into this standoff, Commissioner Mike Amyx proposed a compromise that both sides say they find acceptable: move Varsity House south instead of north. Such a move would put the house closer to the street but maintain the corner location that preservationists value. At the same time it would clear enough space to accommodate the planned apartment development, which would incorporate the historic structure. Plans will have to be revised and resubmitted, but it’s nice to see them moving forward thanks to local people who are willing to work together and reach a compromise on a contentious issue. LAWRENCE




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Romney has money and momentum HANOVER, N.H. — There are polls and there are polls. And in a Dartmouth College auditorium Tuesday night, the Republican presidential candidates indicated their selection for the front-runner in the struggle for the GOP nomination in a most unconventional, and most unmistakable, way. Just after the halfway point of the two-hour session in a hall that ordinarily is the site for a cappella torch songs and Mahler symphonies, the eight candidates were

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The change in the Republican race is palpable. The candidates once were hellions on a tear. Now they’re tired and tamed, no longer cocky, surprisingly cautious.”

invited to address a single question to one of their rivals. It was a chance to deliver a zinger — or maybe a knockout punch. What happened was curious, and curiously revelatory. Four of them, including the two most pugnacious (Gov. Rick Perry of Texas and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich of Georgia), addressed their questions to former Gov. Mitt Romney of Massachusetts. The only other contender who was the object of more than one candidate question was pizza magnate Herman Cain, who received two.

Romney stakes his claim That small episode was more than a swiftly passing wrinkle in the seventh Republican debate of the 2012 campaign. It clearly showed that Romney’s claim on the nomination is the strongest, and his responses — careful but convincing, flowing and fluent — served to emphasize his ascent. Then came perhaps the most revealing moment. Romney had his chance to put one of his rivals on the spot. He chose Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota, who as winner of the Iowa straw poll in August became a shooting star, but one who seems to be falling rapidly in the political sky, and his question wasn’t a shout or a shiv but instead a symbol of the emerging Romney way. With restraint and respect, he didn’t challenge Bachmann but instead invited her to set forth more of her economic views.

In a mere 10 seconds Romney did two things. He indicated that Perry and Cain weren’t significant enough threats to him to bother putting them on the defensive. And in a party that once preferred a scotchand-soda cocktail hour to a tea party, he displayed a glimpse of the — dare this word be typed about the new GOP in the new century? — chivalry that marked the party of his father and most Republican fathers of yore. Amid the rapidly changing leaves of New Hampshire’s tranquil Upper Valley this week, there was no mistaking the change in the tone, timbre and tensions of the Republican Party. Hours before the Dartmouth do-si-do, Romney summoned the press corps to nearby Lebanon, N.H., but didn’t use the occasion to unveil yet another policy plank. After all, his plan has 59 points, more than Woodrow Wilson (14), God (10), Harry Truman (four) or Cain (with three, squared, comprising his mind-numbing 9-9-9 chant). Instead, Romney had not a trope but a trophy — the endorsement of Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey, lately the sweetheart of a swath of swooning Republicans who want to fall in love with anyone as long as he or she isn’t an already-announced candidate. This was the overture to the Mitt moment. The debate was the coda. Now the Republican race has a new clarity, and a new tone. Romney sits atop the heap, in real numbers as well as in moments that stand as metaphors. This week’s NBC News Poll taken by the Marist Institute, released hours before the debate,

showed a slight Romney lead in Iowa but a decisive Romney advantage in New Hampshire, with his 44 percent more than three times bigger than his two closest rivals (Cain and Rep. Ron Paul of Texas, both at 13 percent) and seven times bigger than his putative (but increasingly less pugilistic) opponent, Perry, who in New Hampshire, if not nationally, is rapidly becoming an afterthought rather than a thoughtful alternative for a Republican morning after. But the horse race numbers tell only part of the story. Here’s the rest: Romney racks up big pluralities when poll respondents are asked which candidate is closest to them on the issues (38 percent), shares their values (35 percent) and can beat President Barack Obama (48 percent). Then there’s the question oldline Republicans used to ask: Who has the experience to do the job? This is a Romney landslide, with 63 percent.

GOP race has new feel The change in the Republican race is palpable. The candidates once were hellions on a tear. Now they’re tired and tamed, no longer cocky, surprisingly cautious. The GOP race once seemed multilayered, like the granite outcroppings on a New Hampshire byway. Now there are only two, maybe three, striations left. Romney has the momentum and the money, Perry only the money. Team Romney expects that the Texas governor, who played only a bit part in this week’s proceedings, will toss $1

million into New Hampshire, hoping that a polished media assault on Romney might do what an unpolished and unprepared debate performance has failed to do, which is to keep pace with Romney on the clubhouse turn of the run toward the nation’s first primary. For a half-century, the Top of the Hop, an airy expanse perched on the campus arts center, has been a Dartmouth hub for after-class leisure, laughter and lies. Tuesday night it was filled with the saddest subspecies of homo politicus, the campaign spinners, and standing amid the carnival barkers was Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida, who heads the Democratic National Committee. “It must be very frustrating to be a Republican tonight,” she said to no one in particular, and for a moment it seemed the product of yet another phase in the spin cycle. But later, in the cold air of a New Hampshire evening on a New England town green, and perhaps in the cool light of reason, the comment seemed illuminating for no other reason than that it may be an illusion. Romney remains over-prepared and over-programmed. One, maybe two, of his rivals will have a moment in the sun, and my bet goes to Paul, who has worked the hardest and has yet to have his harvest. And it is a long way from a campus debate to a general election. But Tuesday showed that Romney’s Republican opponents — and Obama — have reason to be worried, maybe very worried.


Pay it forward To the editor: In the Oct. 7 Journal-World, Bob Johnson’s letter tried to refute the claim of Massachusetts Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren that successful people should be willing to pay more taxes to “pay forward” for the benefit of society. He said the factory owner paid for all the streets, schools and public services before, during and after the factory was built. Unless a factory owner was born at home and schooled at home, he owes a great deal to the community that provided the hospital, schools and infrastructure. Saturday’s Journal World carried the news that taxpayers will provide $1.3 million to help convert a warehouse to apartments, provide a $25,000 “forgivable loan” to a local sportswear company, $30,000 to a plastics company and $48,000 to help convert a Masonic Temple into a restaurant. Previously, taxpayers provided millions of dollars of tax rebates to firms like DreamWings, Davol, E&E Specialties and Sauer Sundstrand. None met their agreedupon employment levels and all went out of business or left town when their abatements expired, with no long-term gain for the city. We are awash in corporate welfare while recipients beat their chests about free enterprise. Recent surveys show that

very wealthy people, from Warren Buffet on down, agree that they should pay more taxes. So, that suggestion can hardly be described as “class warfare” as alleged in Mr. Johnson’s letter. Graham Kreicker, Lawrence

Voting power To the editor: For the past few weeks, thousands of Americans have gathered on Wall Street protesting the disparity between the top 1 percent wealthiest Americans and the other 99 percent of Americans struggling to maintain. What is especially galling was the bailout of these same banks and Wall Street by American tax dollars that then were used to provide extravagant bonuses for Wall Street executives! The newspaper and TV “pundits” seem bewildered because there are no demands by these protestors, no articulated list of grievances to be addressed. Perhaps one of the causes of these demonstrations is the feeling of impotence on the part of the American voter, who elected politicians based on their campaign pledges. Once elected, they conveniently forget all their wonderful promises and instead pursue selfish, self-centered agendas designed to get them re-elected. This “political amnesia” seems applicable to all politicians. Dem-

— David M. Shribman is executive editor of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

OLD HOME TOWN ocrats like President Obama, who promised to end our wars, and our illustrious Republican governor, Brownback, ruthlessly abusing power and running roughshod over the Kansas people in his dream to one day run for president. This callous disregard for the voter, makes our votes virtually worthless, makes all voters inconsequential, into “non-sequiturs,” turns America’s “democratic process” into a tragic joke. The simple solution? Voter-imposed term limits! If a politician doesn’t honor his commitments, then they are fired in the next election by the 99 percent for lying and making empty campaign promises. We 99 percent do have the power to provide meaningful consequences for politicians’ bad behavior! Curtis D. Bennett, Lawrence

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The latest fitness equipment was being used to help Lawrence fireYEARS fighters. A $3,000 AGO StairMaster, reIN 1986 ferred to as the “new ‘revolving stair’ machine,” had been installed at Fire Station No. 1. The machine not only helped firefighters stay in shape, it also helped estimate how long a 30-minute airpack would last under the exertion of actual firefighting conditions.


From the Lawrence Daily Journal-World for Oct. 14, 1911: YEARS “Baseball, the naAGO tional game, has IN 1911 hundreds of ardent followers in Lawrence. The Journal-World appreciating this fact has arranged through its Associated Press, for a special service on the World’s Championship series. So complete will this be that the people of Lawrence may get the games here play by play as they happen on the Diamond. … The JournalWorld invites you to attend these games through its telegraphic service. Use the telephones or come down town. The bulletins will be given out and posted on the board as soon as they come in.” — Compiled by Sarah St. John

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Partly sunny and nice

Nice with plenty of sun

Sunny to partly cloudy

Partly sunny

Mostly sunny and breezy

High 68° Low 38° POP: 0%

High 73° Low 53° POP: 0%

High 80° Low 48° POP: 5%

High 73° Low 45° POP: 25%

High 66° Low 38° POP: 5%

Wind NW 8-16 mph

Wind S 6-12 mph

Wind SSW 10-20 mph

Wind WSW 10-20 mph

Wind NW 12-25 mph

POP: Probability of Precipitation

McCook 65/38 Oberlin 66/39 Goodland 65/41

Beatrice 62/40

Oakley 66/41

Manhattan Russell Salina 67/39 69/42 Topeka 72/43 68/43 Emporia 69/42

Great Bend 68/41 Dodge City 69/44

Garden City 67/44 Liberal 71/44

Kansas City 68/46

Chillicothe 65/39 Marshall 68/42

Lawrence Kansas City 67/43 68/38

Sedalia 68/43

Nevada 73/42

Chanute 73/41

Hutchinson 72/40 Wichita Pratt 72/44 72/45

Centerville 63/40

St. Joseph 67/37

Sabetha 64/38

Concordia 66/41 Hays 68/40

Clarinda 65/39

Lincoln 65/38

Grand Island 64/40

Kearney 64/40

Coffeyville Joplin 74/45 74/45

Springfield 72/43

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

76°/45° 68°/46° 90° in 1963 29° in 2002

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

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SUN & MOON Today

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Seattle 52/41

Billings 55/39


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Minneapolis 58/42 Detroit 63/45

San Francisco 78/59

Denver 72/48

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Clinton Perry Pomona

Level (ft)

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7 25 15

El Paso 84/56

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

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Houston 86/54 Miami 86/76

Fronts Cold

Cities Acapulco Amsterdam Athens Baghdad Bangkok Beijing Berlin Brussels Buenos Aires Cairo Calgary Dublin Geneva Hong Kong Jerusalem Kabul London Madrid Mexico City Montreal Moscow New Delhi Oslo Paris Rio de Janeiro Rome Seoul Singapore Stockholm Sydney Tokyo Toronto Vancouver Vienna Warsaw Winnipeg

Atlanta 74/52

Nov 10

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Washington 74/51

Kansas City 67/43

Los Angeles 88/63

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Chicago 63/43


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-10s -0s 0s 10s 20s 30s 40s 50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 100s 110s National Summary: Pockets of rain will drench areas from the Great Lakes to New England today. Gusty winds will blast chilly air over the Midwest and dry out the Southeast. Much of the West will be sunny and warm, while spotty showers affect the northern Rockies. Today Sat. Today Sat. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Memphis 77 54 s 77 58 s Albuquerque 77 52 s 78 54 s 86 76 pc 85 74 pc Anchorage 49 40 r 49 38 sh Miami Milwaukee 54 43 pc 60 46 pc Atlanta 74 52 s 74 50 s Minneapolis 58 42 pc 62 46 pc Austin 89 50 s 87 55 s 74 47 s 71 47 s Baltimore 72 51 t 70 49 pc Nashville New Orleans 82 61 s 84 64 s Birmingham 77 52 s 78 51 s 74 53 r 63 52 pc Boise 75 52 pc 74 54 pc New York 64 38 s 71 50 s Boston 72 56 r 69 50 pc Omaha 88 65 s 83 65 s Buffalo 68 47 r 55 44 sh Orlando Philadelphia 74 52 t 68 50 pc Cheyenne 64 45 s 80 50 s Phoenix 100 70 s 100 70 s Chicago 63 43 pc 63 48 s Pittsburgh 62 45 sh 59 42 pc Cincinnati 66 44 pc 66 44 s 65 44 pc Cleveland 62 45 r 60 45 pc Portland, ME 64 53 r Portland, OR 62 48 c 65 44 pc Dallas 87 58 s 87 61 s Reno 82 48 s 78 48 pc Denver 72 48 s 87 53 s Richmond 79 51 t 76 49 s Des Moines 62 41 s 67 52 s 84 55 s 81 55 s Detroit 63 45 sh 58 44 sh Sacramento St. Louis 72 45 s 69 53 s El Paso 84 56 s 85 59 s 78 53 pc Fairbanks 38 24 pc 38 25 sh Salt Lake City 74 52 s San Diego 77 63 s 73 64 pc Honolulu 86 74 pc 84 71 s San Francisco 78 59 s 71 57 s Houston 86 54 s 86 62 s Seattle 52 41 c 56 41 pc Indianapolis 66 45 pc 65 47 s Spokane 58 43 c 56 39 pc Kansas City 67 43 pc 72 55 s 94 63 s 94 64 s Las Vegas 92 67 s 90 67 pc Tucson Tulsa 79 49 s 82 58 s Little Rock 80 52 s 79 57 s 74 51 t 71 49 pc Los Angeles 88 63 s 80 63 pc Wash., DC National extremes yesterday for the 48 contiguous states High: Hemet, CA 105° Low: Daniel, WY 20°


On Oct. 14, 1984, 42 separate accidents occurred on I-94 around Milwaukee, Wis., in dense fog. A cloak of fog combined with impatience on highways can be hazardous.


Q: What is fresh water fury?

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


Today Sat. Today Sat. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Independence 74 44 pc 79 57 s Atchison 67 37 pc 73 52 s Fort Riley 68 40 pc 74 51 s Belton 67 44 pc 71 56 s Olathe 68 44 pc 71 56 s Burlington 70 42 pc 76 53 s Osage Beach 70 41 s 70 52 s Coffeyville 74 45 pc 79 57 s Osage City 68 40 pc 75 55 s Concordia 66 41 pc 76 53 s Ottawa 67 42 pc 72 53 s Dodge City 69 44 s 79 53 s Wichita 72 44 pc 77 53 s Holton 68 43 pc 77 55 s Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice.


LAWRENCE ALMANAC Through 8 p.m. Thursday.

Woods again searched for missing baby KANSAS CITY, MO. (AP) — Kansas City police have again searched a large wooded area near the home where an 11-month-old baby was reported missing last week. Police returned Thursday to the area about one mile from the home where Lisa Irwin’s parents reported her missing early Oct. 4. Jeremy Irwin and Deborah Bradley said the baby was gone from her crib after Jeremy Irwin returned from a late shift at work. The parents say they believe that someone abducted the child. Police have said they have no suspects or leads. The area that was searched Thursday had been checked the previous day by teams with all-terrain vehicles and tracking dogs, but police said they wanted to give the area a more complete search.

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Taylor’s ready to lead Everything about Kansas University senior point guard Tyshawn Taylor is quick. His feet. His hands. His mind. The motor in his mouth. The man is one fast talker. It’s difficult for anybody like that to take a seat, relax and take in the world. It wasn’t until Taylor served a late-season, two-game suspension that he took in his world. His world is basketball. And for a change, he sat on the outside looking in. “You know what, I just thought about being able to watch those games from the bench, I got to see stuff that I didn’t see in the game,” Taylor said. “I watched Elijah (Johnson) most of that time because he was playing that position, so I got to see times when he could attack and he wouldn’t in a game, so I think just being able to see the game from that aspect helps.” Even when he practiced during that time, his vantage point changed. “I got to play against the starters in practice, so I was watching how they were guarding me at practice, and coach was just letting me play, so I was shooting it every time,” Taylor said. “That gave me some confidence in my game. I was making some shots, and when I came back, we had a couple talks, and coach let me play and had confidence in me, and I played pretty good.” It’s not known what Taylor did to draw the suspension, but at this point, who really cares? He came out of it a better man and basketball player. He shared a little bit about what his talks with his coach were like. “They could be different,” Taylor said. “They could be really good or terrible. I’ve had a bunch of both. Coach Self is a really understanding guy. I mean, he definitely wants the best for us. He’s hard at times, but at times some of us need that, so I think he finds a happy medium for the most part.” Taylor is the leader of a team that doesn’t have as much depth, size or offensive firepower as most of Self’s. Taylor’s been around long enough to know Kansas still has something going for it that opponents don’t. “With coach Self being our coach and the good work our coaches do on scouting reports and things like that, I think we always have an advantage just because of our coaching staff,” Taylor said. Coaches and their point guards, both strong-willed by nature, forever butt heads. Taylor knows Self will face so many challenges with such a young roster shy on size, he can’t afford his most experienced player acting like anything but his most mature player. “I think if he’s happy with me, I think I’ll be a happier person and a better player, honestly,” Taylor said. “When he’s happy, everybody’s happy, and we can just play and have fun, and it won’t be like just screaming, screaming, screaming. “I think it’s easiest to keep him happy, and I just felt like we haven’t in the past.” Self predicts Taylor will make him proud. “I think he’s going to have a great senior year,” Self said. “I think he’s matured. I think he’s grown up.” He’s gone from follower to leader. “He said he wanted it, and now’s he got it,” Self said. “And now we’ll see how he reacts to it. But all indications are to me and to our staff that he’s well on his way to doing a great job with it.”

Lots of new faces

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THE KANSAS NEWCOMERS, clockwise from front, are Naadir Tharpe, Christian Garrett, Kevin Young, Merv Lindsay, Ben McLemore and Jamari Traylor. The NCAA still has not cleared McLemore and Traylor to practice with the team in advance of tonight’s Late Night in the Phog.

... but will they all play? McLemore, Traylor still ineligible By Gary Bedore

Ben McLemore says that, outside of basketball, his greatest talent is ... dancing. “I wish I could sing. I definitely can dance. I’ve got the dancing skills and the moves. I can’t wait until they tell us what’s going on so I can play in Late Night and show everybody I can dance,” McLemore, KU’s 6-foot-5 freshman guard from St. Louis, said with a smile. As of Thursday, it had not yet been determined whether McLemore and fellow freshman Jamari Traylor would be able to participate in tonight’s Late Night in the Phog, set for a 6:30 p.m. start in Allen Fieldhouse. They’ve both been able to attend class and play in unofficial pick-up games

since an NCAA ruling on Sept. 8, but they cannot participate in official team activities as they await word on their eligibility from the NCAA. KU coach Bill Self implied at Thursday’s meday that an LATE NIGHT dia announcement IN THE PHOG may be coming soon indiWhen: 6:30 tonight, cating the two doors open at 5:30 would not be Where: Allen Field- cleared to play this season — house “We still have TV: Metro (cable hope, but we’re ch. 37) not holding our breath on that situation at all,” he said. Self nonetheless wants to see the duo at least sing, act, dance ... and play tonight. “They won’t participate in prac-


tice. I just want them to come out there and be a part of the team, and I don’t see how that affects anything,” Self said. “But based on the information we have right now, that determination has not been made whether or not they can come out there and be a part of the festivities with no regard to practice. “I don’t understand that one, so that’s one we’ll continue to fight for until Late Night to see if that can happen, because they deserve that.” Self did not sound hopeful that the two would be deemed eligible for participation their freshman seasons. “I’ve held off talking about that, but they know where they’re at. And they know we’ve tried, and we’re trying to get some things done,” Self said. “And obvious-

ly, we haven’t got the answers that we want, because if we had, we’d have shared them with you. That’s a factual thing. It’s not totally negative. I’m not saying that at all. We still have hope, but we’re not holding our breath on that situation at all.” Self said he was not upset at the NCAA Clearinghouse. “The NCAA has been great. I mean, we can agree to disagree,” Self said. “But it’s not because of anything they’ve done. They’ve been fair and responsive. We are still holding out a little bit of hope. They’ve made it pretty clear that this is what they see as of now. Hopefully I’ll make an announcement sooner rather than later, so these kids can know the situation where they are at,” Self Please see BASKETBALL, page 4B

Free State defense comes up big against Olathe Northwest By Jesse Newell

John Young/Journal-World Photo

LAWRENCE HIGH’S JOHANNES REIBER, LEFT, TRIES to get the ball past Free State’s Zach Gay during the city soccer showdown Thursday at FSHS. The game ended in a 0-0 tie following two overtime periods and an overturned goal. Story on page 3B.

OLATHE — Free State cornerback Kyle McFarland could already see the future when he lined up across from Olathe Northwest 6-foot-10 receiver Willie Cauley on the biggest play of the game. “Everyone in the stadium knew where that was going,” McFarland said following Free State’s 20-14 victory over Olathe Northwest at CBAC. “Willie was out wide, and everyone knew he was going to that fade route.” Sure enough, with Free State clinging to a six-point lead and Northwest facing a fourthand-10 on the Firebirds’ 49 with 1:40 remaining, the Ravens threw a jump ball to the Sunflower League’s best receiver. Only this time, Cauley was outmaneuvered by the 6-3 McFarland, who leapt in front of him for an interception to help clinch the Firebirds’ victory. “It was fun,” McFarland said. “It was a good feeling when I Kevin Anderson/Journal-World Photo came down with it.” FREE STATE RUNNING BACK SHAWN KNIGHTON, RIGHT, STIFF Before the play, Free State ARMS an Olathe Northwest defender for more yards as FSHS Please see FSHS, page 3B defeated Northwest in district play Thursday at CBAC.

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Stern: Tuesday D-day for Christmas games NEW YORK (AP) â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Commissioner David Stern said his â&#x20AC;&#x153;gutâ&#x20AC;? tells him there will be no NBA basketball on Christmas without a labor agreement by Tuesday. That day, when owners and players are scheduled to meet with a federal mediator, is a â&#x20AC;&#x153;really big deal,â&#x20AC;? he added. Owners will then open two days of board meetings Wednesday, and without an agreement to

bring them, Stern believes further cancellations are coming. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Right now, Tuesday, Tuesday, Tuesday, just before my owners come into town, having brought in the labor relations committee and Billy (Hunter) having brought in his executive committee, itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s time to make the deal,â&#x20AC;? Stern said Thursday. â&#x20AC;&#x153;If we donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t make it on Tuesday, my gut â&#x20AC;&#x201D; this is not in my official capacity of canceling

games â&#x20AC;&#x201D; but my gut is that we wonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t be playing on Christmas Day.â&#x20AC;? Stern canceled the first two weeks of the regular season on Monday when the sides couldnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t reach a deal before a deadline he had set. Christmas is traditionally the first big day of the NBA season. This yearâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s three-game schedule features the NBA finals rematch

between the Dallas Mavericks and Miami Heat. The sides will need to act quickly to save it. The talks have stalled over the structure of the salary cap system and the division of revenues between owners and players. They will meet Tuesday with George Cohen, the same mediator who tried to resolve the NFLâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s labor dispute months before it eventually ended.


Spurrierâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s credibility takes a hit

Source: Carolina to name Bubba next AD

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Steve Spurrier hurt his credibility as a football coach in South Carolinaâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s home loss to Auburn. He hurt his credibility as a leader and a man Tuesday when he walked out of a news conference because of the presence of a columnist he doesnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t like and, an hour later, announced quarterback Stephen Garcia was cut. Spurrier has suspended Garcia, a fifthyear senior quarterback, five times. But Spurrier allowed him to return this summer in time for practice. Garcia didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t miss a snap. Although Garcia didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t start in South Carolinaâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s opener in Charlotte against East Carolina, he was integral in helping the Gamecocks overcome an early deficit and beat the Pirates. But Garcia has played poorly lately. Heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s been as likely to throw an interception as he is to get suspended. Spurrier replaced him in the starting lineup with Connor Shaw. The better Shaw has played, the more expendable Garcia has become. According to, Garcia tested for alcohol and marijuana, and after five suspensions heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s not supposed to do those things. So heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s finally off the team. Spurrier prefaced his weekly news conference Tuesday by telling the media that â&#x20AC;&#x153;as all of you know weâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ve got a negative guy over there.â&#x20AC;? The negative guy, says Spurrier, is The (Columbia) State newspaper columnist Ron Morris. Spurrier said he was upset about a column Morris wrote in March about Bruce Ellington, a South Carolina basketball player. Morris alleged that Spurrier poached Ellington from the basketball program to the football team. Spurrier said Tuesday that Morris made the story up. So are we to believe that for six months Spurrier has silently suffered and chose Tuesday to come out of his shell and address the Ellington story? Or do you think Spurrier might have been angry about a column in which Morris ripped Spurrier after the Auburn loss? Spurrier said Tuesday he doesnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t care if writers criticize him. Heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s making this up. Heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s called me twice to complain about columns Iâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ve written, once when he was at Duke and once last season. He cares desperately how heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s perceived. Spurrier said as head coach at South Carolina, a public taxpayer-supported institution, he didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t have to talk to Morris. He left the news conference to adjoin to another room, and invited broadcasters to join him. They were going to talk one-onone. The way he said it, they would all get a special treat. As bad as the Auburn loss was, Tuesday was worse. Spurrier came undone. Whatâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s that saying? Ah. I remember. When the going gets tough, the tough leave the room.


Obama to watch Carrier game

TODAY â&#x20AC;˘ Girls tennis at state, Wichita, 9 a.m. â&#x20AC;˘ Football at Olathe North (ODAC), 7 p.m. SATURDAY â&#x20AC;˘ Cross country at Sunflower League (Rim Rock Farm), 9 a.m. â&#x20AC;˘ Girls tennis at state at Wichita, 9 a.m. â&#x20AC;˘ Volleyball at Emporia Invite, 9 a.m.

Simpson, Miller lead McGladrey ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GA. â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Webb Simpson signed up for the McGladrey Classic because it gave him a shot at winning the PGA Tour money title. He played Thursday as though he was intent on doing just that. Simpson matched his best score of the year in the opening round at Sea Island, making eight birdies for a 7-under 63 that gave him a share of the lead with tour rookie Zack Miller.

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6%2)4!3#(2)34)!. TODAY â&#x20AC;˘ Football vs. Cair Paravel, 7 p.m.


Four tied for Malaysia lead KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA â&#x20AC;&#x201D; American Brittany Lang and South Korean star Na Yeon Choi shot 5-under 66s on Thursday for shares of the first-round lead in the LPGA Malaysia. Swedenâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Maria Hjorth and the Netherlandsâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; Dewi Claire Schreefel also opened with 66s at Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club. American Paige Mackenzie and Spainâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Azahara Munoz were a stroke back.

Boogaard pleads guilty MINNEAPOLIS â&#x20AC;&#x201D; The brother of former NHL strongman Derek Boogaard pleaded guilty Thursday to a gross misdemeanor in his brotherâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s overdose death, admitting to what his attorney called â&#x20AC;&#x153;an error of judgmentâ&#x20AC;? in destroying evidence in the case. Aaron Boogaard reached a plea deal in Hennepin County that lets him walk free with a stayed six-month sentence, plus probation and community service. Boogaard, 25, was charged with interfering with the scene of a death after admitting he flushed pills down the toilet after finding his brother dead in his Minneapolis apartment May 13.


Stewart takes Charlotte pole

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SATURDAY â&#x20AC;˘ Volleyball vs. Saint Mary (11 a.m.), Missouri Valley (3 p.m.) at Haskell triangular

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CONCORD, N.C. â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Tony Stewart took the pole at Charlotte Motor Speedway, outracSAN DIEGO â&#x20AC;&#x201D; President Barack Obama, ing Matt Kenseth and points leader Carl the nationâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s basketball-fan-in-chief, will Edwards on Thursday night. have the seat of his choice at the Carrier Stewart covered the 11â &#x201E;2-mile layout with a Classic hoops game on Veterans Day on the speed of 191.959 to start up front for the Bank flight deck of the USS Carl Vinson, the airof America 500 on Saturday night. Kensenth craft carrier that buried Osama bin Laden was a tick slower at 191.918 mph, while Edat sea. wards was next at 191.870 mph. The White House announced Thursday that Obama has accepted an invitation to attend the Nov. 11 matchup between North Carolina BASEBALL and Michigan State, the first college basketBerkman, Ellsbury honored ball game on an active flat top. Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ll be an impossible ticket, except for the ST. LOUIS â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Lance Berkman didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t set lucky 7,000 or so who will be granted permisout to prove the skeptics wrong. He just sion to come aboard the 1,092-foot, nuclearfigured that, even after struggling through an powered carrier. Most of the tickets will go injury-riddled 2010, he still had good years to active military personnel. Tickets wonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t be ahead of him. sold to the public. The St. Louis Cardinals outfielder made that clear in 2011, hitting .301 with 31 home runs CONFERENCE REALIGNMENT and 94 RBIs to win the National League comeback player award. Big East, Boise pondering Boston outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury won the NEW YORK â&#x20AC;&#x201D; The Big East is considering American League award. adding Boise State football to help bolster The honors were announced Thursday, and the conferenceâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s chances of retaining its BCS were picked by the 30 team beat reporters automatic bid, though both sides still need to from be persuaded that itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s the right move. The 28-year-old Ellsbury played just 18 A college football official, who spoke Thurs- games in 2010 because of injuries and hit only day to the Associated Press on condition of .192. anonymity because he was not authorized to Ellsbury came back as a force this season. discuss the Big Eastâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s plans, says some Big He set career highs in most offensive categoEast presidents are resisting adding Boise ries, hitting .321 with 32 home runs, 105 RBIs, State, and the school itself has reservations 46 doubles, five triples, 119 runs and 39 stolen about joining a conference in flux. bases.

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C. â&#x20AC;&#x201D; North Carolinaâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s trustees will meet today to approve the hiring of Tulsa athletic director Bubba Cunningham as the schoolâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s next AD, a person familiar with the situation said Thursday. The person spoke to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity because a formal announcement has not been made. The school has scheduled an emergency meeting of its board of trustees for this morning to discuss â&#x20AC;&#x153;a personnel matter.â&#x20AC;? The school also said it expects to hold a news conference afterward, though it didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t say why. If approved, Cunningham Cunningham would replace Dick Baddour, who is stepping down after 14 years amid the ongoing NCAA investigation into the football program. Chancellor Holden Thorp has said Baddour would remain on at least until the schoolâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s appearance before the NCAA infractions committee on Oct. 28. Baddourâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s successor will inherit a 28-sport department that stands as one of the flagship programs in the Atlantic Coast Conference. That person would have an immediate job in hiring a new football coach after the abrupt firing of Butch Davis just before training camp in July, including whether interim coach Everett Withers â&#x20AC;&#x201D; who has the Tar Heels off to a 5-1 start â&#x20AC;&#x201D; should be the permanent choice. In addition, that person might have the monumental task of eventually hiring the successor to Hall of Fame menâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s basketball coach Roy Williams, though the school announced earlier Thursday it had extended Williamsâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; contract through 2018. Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s not the first time Cunningham has been the target of a BCS program. He appeared close to taking over as athletic director at Kansas University in December and had even begun contract discussions there before reversing course and agreeing to a contract extension to stay at the Conference USA program.

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City showdown ends in scoreless, double-OT tie By Corey Thibodeaux

After 99 minutes of backand-forth play, it figures the last shot would come down to Lawrence High’s standout goalie against Free State High’s scoring menace. FSHS senior Jake Walter broke free and had a one-onone opportunity against LHS senior goalie Tanner Click with 16 seconds to go in the second overtime. Click leapt forward, timing the jump perfectly, grabbed possession of the ball and did his best to get the ball to his team with time left to score. The clock ticked down, and the cross-town rivals had to settle for a 0-0 tie Thursday night at Free State. “He’s a good goalie,” FSHS senior Andrew Craig said of Click. “But Jake’s probably one of the best strikers here

on the field. It would have been nice to have it.” Both teams had grounds to say that they could have or should have won. The Lions and Firebirds each had calls go against them and missed opportunities they would like to have back. Most notably, with 3:00 left in the first overtime, the whole LHS fan section thought the Lions had won. A would-be goal resulted from a struggle in front of the Firebirds’ goal, but a penalty was called, and the goal was nullified. It seemed that both teams played similar defensive styles, but that didn’t translate into actually knowing how to break down the other team effectively, LHS senior Nick Haig said. “We couldn’t figure out each other’s tactics, how we had to play defensively and

how their offense worked,” Haig said. The whole game was a defensive struggle, which is how both teams usually play. But neither team budged much, except for the negated goal. Overall, LHS coach Mike Murphy said it was a hardfought and sportsmanlike game and that the end result could have been worse. “I feel like we came out of the game with a positive attitude,” Murphy said. Both coaches had compliments for the other team, with Murphy commenting on Free State’s offensive attack of seniors Walter, Zach Gay, Zack Thompson and Hunter Peirce. FSHS coach Kelly Barah showed his respect for Click, who held the Firebirds scoreless. Barah also said Murphy has done a solid job with the

Lions and their program is on the upswing. “I think Lawrence soccer is just getting better and better,” Barah said. “I can’t wait to see what the future holds for us.” This game is the second consecutive 100-minute, double overtime tie for FSHS after Tuesday’s 0-0 game against Olathe East. The Firebirds felt good about that tie, but this one was a little harder to take. “As a coach, you would say that you take this one instead of losing,” Barah said. “Not satisfied by any means, but I think the atmosphere was great, and it was a well played game from both sides.” LHS (5-7-2) will host Shawnee Mission West at 7 on Tuesday night. FSHS (75-2) will visit Mill Valley at 6 p.m. Monday.

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LAWRENCE HIGH AND FREE STATE PLAYERS CROWD THE GOAL as LHS’ Justin Riley, center, uses his knee to knock the ball in the goal during the city soccer showdown Thursday at FSHS. Although Riley got the ball into the goal, the goal was waved off, and a yellow card was issued.

Lawrence High ready for challenge of Olathe North By Corey Thibodeaux

Lawrence High’s football team makes fitting in replacement players look seamless. Senior Wyatt Woods has done a solid job at center for senior Brady Murrish; junior Tyrone Jenkins stepped into the starting running-back role after the season-ending injury to senior Charles Jackson; and senior DeCorey Pittman disrupted plays behind the line of scrimmage for senior Jake Vinoverski last week. Woods and Jenkins will have the same responsibilities as in previous games, but Pittman will have a more important role this week as LHS (4-2) visits the Olathe District Activity Center at 7 tonight to face Olathe North (5-1).

“This week we’re going to need for him to step up and improve from last week because the competition is going to be that much better,” LHS coach Dirk Wedd said of Pittman. “I have all the confidence in the world LHS VS. that he’ll do that.” OLATHE VinoverNORTH ski is out for another Records: Lawrence High is 4-2; week as he Olathe North is 5-1 c o n t i n u e s to recovWhen: 7 tonight er from a Where: ODAC separated shoulder, so Pittman has the start again. Pittman’s first start was last week against Shawnee Mission South’s prolific running back, Gabe Guild. Guild rushed for 342 yards just a week before, and LHS


QB - Brad Strauss, 6-0, 175, jr. RB - Tyrone Jenkins, 6-0, 190, jr. WR - Anthony Buffalomeat, 6-2, 185, sr. WR - Erick Mayo, 5-10, 170, jr. WR - Drake Hofer, 6-0, 170, jr. WR - Garrett Cleavinger, 6-1, 185, sr. C - Wyatt Woods, 6-0, 275, sr. RG - Kharon Brown, 5-10, 220, jr. LG - Joe Odrowski, 6-3, 245, sr. RT - Sean Thomas, 6-2, 245, sr. LT Blake Hocking, 6-2, 245, sr. K - Anthony Rosen, 5-9, 165, sr.


NG - Kharon Brown, 5-10, 220, jr. DT - Sean Thomas, 6-2, 245, sr. DT - Darius Johnson, 6-1, 215, sr. ILB - Kal Farley, 5-11, 180, sr. ILB Drew Green, 5-8, 205, soph. OLB - DeCorey Pittman, 6-1, 185, sr. OLB - Jordan Brown, 5-9, 185, jr. DB - Drake Hofer, 6-0, 170, jr. DB - Erick Mayo, 5-10, 170, jr. DB Garrett Cleavinger, 6-1, 185, sr. DB - Brad Strauss, 6-0, 175, jr. P -Anthony Buffalomeat, 6-2, 185, sr.

held him to 186 yards on the ground. That defensive performance, Pittman said, will translate to tonight’s game against the solid rushing attack of the Eagles. “Knowing that we can stop

but they will get some help, as Murrish returns to the field. Wedd said he won’t start this week, but Murrish will see some action along the offensive line to rest the starters. Wedd wants all his players to be ready, which is why he tells his bench players that they are one snap away from being contributors. But Pittman has seen what has happened to his injured teammates. As a senior, Pittman said he is blessed to be given an opportunity to perform, especially against a team where the Lions will need him to excel. He just doesn’t want it to end so soon. “I know that each play could be my last,” Pittman said. “So I really look forward to each play, every drive. I don’t take anything for granted.”



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coach Bob Lisher and one of his assistants tried screaming at McFarland to get him to give Cauley a bit more cushion. Though McFarland never heard either one of them, he still stuck right on Cauley to make the game-saving play. “It was a great individual effort,” Lisher said, “to get great position on him and go up and get the football.” Free State ran out the clock with three running plays, improving to 5-2 overall, 1-0 in district play and ensuring a winning season with two regular-season games remaining. McFarland’s interception capped an outstanding second half from the Firebirds’ defense, which made a 20-14 halftime lead stand by allowing no points in the final 24 minutes. After allowing Northwest quarterback Cole Dahlquist to complete 10 of 14 passes for 137 yards in the first half, the Firebirds defense held him to 3-for-16 passing in the second half for just 31 yards. Free State linebacker Calloway Schmidt credited the second-half improvement to a switch in defenses. After going with man coverage most of the first half, the Firebirds used more CoverTwo zone in the second half. “With that, we were able to get under some passes, break them up and not allow those big plays anymore,” said Schmidt, who added a second-quarter interception. “They weren’t able to do what they wanted to do and get those long fade routes.” The change also limited

a great back like that will give us even more confidence to stop the three or four good backs that they have,” he said. O-North has a talented running back tag-team with seniors Treshawn Root and Orange Mooney, who Wedd

said has Div. I talent. After O-North’s previous game, the Lions know those two backs can be stopped. In a battle of unbeatens last week, Olathe South took apart O-North, 29-10, while holding Root and Mooney to less than 100 yards each. The Eagles will want to avenge that loss tonight, which makes them more of a threat, Pittman said. Wedd said the recipe is for the Lions to play their best defense and continue being efficient on offense while not turning the ball over like they did last week. In other words, they have to play their best game of the season as district play starts. “This will really be an indication of where we’re at,” Wedd said. “I think our kids are really up for a challenge.” The Lions will be tested,

By Matt Tait

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FREE STATE’S KYLE MCFARLAND, RIGHT, BREAKS UP a pass intended for Olathe Northwest’s Willie Cauley. McFarland was called for pass interference on the play in the first half on Thursday at CBAC. Cauley, who caught just one STATISTICS pass for negative-two yards Free State 20, after halftime. He also had Olathe Northwest 14 three second-half dropped FSHS ONW First downs 18 13 passes. Rushes-yards 53-206 22-57 “He’s been pretty sure- Passing yards 145 168 Offense 351 225 handed all year on tape,” Total Return Yards 17 118 5-3 3-2 Lisher said, “so that was a Fumbles-lost Penalties-yards 6-51 5-41 little bit surprising.” Score by Quarters 6 14 0 0 —20 Free State won despite FREE STATE OLATHE NORTHWEST 0 14 0 0 —14 turning the ball over four Individual Statistics Rushing times (three fumbles and an FREE STATE: Shawn Knighton 30-114, 2 interception). TD; Kyle McFarland 18-73; T.J. Cobbs 3-11; Demarko Bobo 1-4; Stan Skwarlo 1-4. Luckily for the Firebirds, OLATHE NORTHWEST: Connor Middleton their defense came up with 17-67, TD; Avery Parker 1-6; Cole Dahlquist Team 1-(-19). four takeaways of their own 3-3; Passing FREE STATE: Kyle McFarland 14-20-145, (two interceptions, two fumTD, INT. ble recoveries). OLATHE NORTHWEST: Cole Dahlquist “We are definitely aging 13-30, 168 TD, 2 INT; Connor Middleton 0-2-0 0TD, 0INT; Luke Knight 0-1-0 0TD, 0INT. coach Lisher,” Schmidt said. Receiving FREE STATE: Chris Heller 2-38; Adam “He’s probably gained about Joice 3-34, TD; Calloway Schmidt 3-29; 50 extra gray hairs.” Blake Winslow 2-21; Sam Hearnen 2-14; Tye Hughes 1-8; Shawn Knighton 1-1. Free State’s defense limitOLATHE NORTHWEST: Avery Parker 3-51; ed Northwest (3-4) to just 57 Willie Cauley 4-57, TD; Corey Kipp 2-23; Connor Middleton 1-22; Bryce Grimm 2-15; yards rushing on 22 carries. Nathan Power 1-0. The Firebirds also held HOW THEY SCORED First Quarter the Ravens to 22.3 points 00:10 —Shawn Knighton 20 run. Kale below their season average Joyce kick failed. (Free State 6, Olathe Northwest 0.) (36.3). Second Quarter 9:38 — Shawn Knighton 1 run. Adam Joice “We can’t make things pass from Kyle McFarland. (Free State 14, easy on ourselves,” Lisher Olathe Northwest 0.) 5:44 — Willie Cauley 22 pass from Cole said. “Everything we do Dahlquist. Riley Adam kick failed. (Free seems to be a struggle. But State 14, Olathe Northwest 6.) 5:12 — Connor Middleton 1 run. Middleton you know what, our kids are run. (Free State 14, Olathe Northwest 14.) 1:18 — Adam Joice 12 pass from Kyle resilient, and they managed McFarland. Kale Joyce kick failed. (Free to come out on top.” State 20, Olathe Northwest 14.)


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For seven years in the early 2000s, Kansas University offensive coordinator Chuck Long had the luxury of going behind the curtain at one of the most successful college football programs of the BCS era. Saturday, when KU plays host to No. 3 Oklahoma at 8:15 p.m. at Memorial Stadium, Long will get the chance to see what all those teams he beat up on as an offensive assistant at OU must have experienced during that Long stretch. “It’s an interesting week for me,” Long said. “Because I know what that staff is all about. I know the inner workings of that staff, and they’ve got it dialed in. I know how hard they work. I had some great, wonderful years with them — some of the best years of my coaching career.” Although he has coached at two schools since working with the Sooners, Long, a native of Norman, Okla., always kept OU, and head coach Bob Stoops, on his mind. “I had a lot of pride in what we did at Oklahoma,” he said. “Because we all worked together on those game plans, and we worked together well.” At OU, first as quarterbacks coach (1999-2001) and then as offensive coordinator (02-05), Long coached one

Heisman Trophy winner (Jason White, 2003), two Heisman finalists (Josh Heupel, 2000, and Adrian Peterson, 2004) and helped the Sooners win a national championship in 2000. He said the key to OU’s rapid and sustained success was tied directly to the top-notch coaching staff. “They’ve got a great program, there’s no question about it,” Long said. “They’ve recruited well. But they’ve also developed well. People think they get all these fivestar guys. But when we first built that program, we were getting the three-star kids. We just developed them. You develop the program to the point where you get more of the four- and five-star kids, but they’ve had as many three-star guys go on and do well at that level and the next level as five-star guys. It’s ingrained now, and now it’s just at the point where it gets handed down.” While Long has nothing but great things to say about his time in Norman, those he left behind uttered equally impressive sentiments about their former colleague, in Guerin Emig’s blog in the Tulsa World, earlier this week. “The first thing that comes to mind is he’s one of the best people you’ll meet,” said former OU quarterback Heupel, now an assistant on Stoops’ staff. “Close family. Great energy. He never had a bad day in his life. Very positive. He walks into the meeting room just like he walks out the front door every day, with the same attitude, the same gleam in his eye and the same excitement about

the day. I think that translates into the meeting room and the guys he comes in contact with.” Added OU defensive coordinator Brent Venables: “Great knowledge of the game. Terrific competitor. He’s got a great demeanor about him, how he handles young people. Just a really good teacher of the game. He broke a bunch of scoreboards and records when he was our coordinator. That was no surprise.” Long said Stoops taught him a variety of skills during his seven years at OU. He incorporated many of them into his own coaching philosophy. “The most important thing he does, and there are a lot of them, is the way he approaches practice,” said Long of Stoops. “He approaches practice and games with the same intensity. He wants you to bring it every day.” Despite his clear appreciation for the OU program, Long said he loved being at Kansas and was looking forward to the challenge of facing his former team Saturday night. “I was on a great offensive staff at OU,” Long said. “But I tell you what, the staff that I’m on, offensively, is just as good. I love working with these guys every day. They’re very experienced, they’re professional and we work together. You like history to repeat itself in terms of the win column, and that’s not happening at this point. But history has repeated itself for me as far as being on a similar staff and that’s been really great.”

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KANSAS FORWARD THOMAS ROBINSON (0) REGAINS his composure as players and staff stand for the team portrait at center court during KU media day Thursday at Allen Fieldhouse.

Jayhawks won’t shy away from poll rankings By Gary Bedore

Tyshawn Taylor senses some negativity nationally surrounding Kansas University’s 2011-12 basketball team. “I’ve been reading about where people see us in the country. It doesn’t seem too many people think we’ll be that good,” said Taylor, KU’s senior point guard from Hoboken, N.J., who indicated he was “shocked” Thursday after learning the Big 12 coaches picked KU and Texas A&M as preseason cofavorites to win the league. Taylor had heard Baylor, A&M and Missouri might finish ahead of KU in the polls. “It’s a great compliment. We’re excited about that. I just want to get four (in his career) and go home,” Taylor said. “I don’t want to be the one it (streak of seven straight league titles) ends on. We’ve got to keep working to make it happen.” The Jayhawks received five first-place votes to A&M’s two en route to 73 points in the coaches poll. Baylor, which received two first-place votes, notched 63 points, while Missouri, with one first, had 61. Texas placed fifth (51), followed by Kansas State (39), Oklahoma State (33), Iowa State (27), Oklahoma and Texas Tech (15 each). “I’m surprised. I always say that the coaches know more than the media, but I’m not sure that’s the particular case in our league right now,” KU coach Bill Self said with a smile. “Last year we had the (Morris) twins and (Brady) Morningstar, (Tyrel) Reed and (Josh) Selby and (Mario) Little, and I think the coaches picked us third. We don’t have any of those guys now, and they picked us tied to win it. “That doesn’t bother me. We’ve kind of gone into the season with tempered expectations, to be honest with you. I’ve tried to do that with our fans a little bit. I think it speaks volumes to how well some of these guys and certainly how players in the past have performed here in league play. I think it’s fine, and we’re kind of used to being in the situation where people expect us to be decent. We won’t shy away from that.” Coaches were not allowed to vote for their own teams.


added. “They know what’s going on. ... The thing about it is with those two kids, it’s unbelievable to me, their attitude with me is, ‘Hey, coach, we’re going to be OK.’ I’m amazed how good of an attitude they have. They haven’t missed a class. They are caught up academically after starting late. They feel they have something to prove more than basketball, which isn’t a bad thing.” Freshman Braeden Anderson recently was deemed a partial qualifier and left KU

I think it speaks volumes to how well some of these guys ... have performed here in league play.” — Kansas coach Bill Self on KU’s No. 1 rank in the Big 12 coaches poll “I know Texas A&M is going to be really good, and personally I picked Baylor to finish first in our league, and I think I picked A&M (No.) 2,” Self said. “What I picked and what anyone else picked this time of year doesn’t mean anything obviously, ’cause look where the coaches picked us,” he added with a laugh. !

Elijah’s twin: KU junior Elijah Johnson revealed in this year’s KU media guide that he has a twin brother. Is that true, Elijah? “Yeah, I’ve got a twin. He actually plays on this team,” Johnson said Thursday at media day. Really? Who’s that, Elijah? “That kid right over there,” he said of Tyshawn Taylor. “You ever seen the movie ‘Dumb and Dumber?’ I would just be dumb. I think he would be dumber. We are the same person. We grew into the same person. His tendencies rubbed off on me, and mine rubbed off on him,” Johnson added. “I say that a lot, and a lot of people don’t understand. He’s the only one who understands what I’m talking about.” Taylor said he’s going to enjoy playing in the same backcourt as Johnson. “We spend a lot of time together working out. We know each other’s tendencies more, and we’re learning more about each other because we have been on the same team more in pickup,” Taylor said. Taylor, by the way, is KU’s first four-year starter since Aaron Miles, who played two years for Roy Williams and two for Self. !

tells me to keep working hard, never stop and keep trying to get better by always being in the gym,” Wesley said. “It’s a blessing to come here and go to the same school as my brother. What he did here was incredible to me. I don’t try to fill his shoes. I try to fill my own shoes. It’s what he told me to do.” Langford, who recently left his pro team in Russia and is negotiating to play in Israel, will be at Late Night tonight. “It’s the only time he’s going to be able to see me play. He should be going to his new team next week,” Wesley said. Of Wesley, Self said: “He’s probably as quick an athlete we’ve had since we’ve been here. He’s really athletic. I think he’ll definitely be part of the rotation.” Self said former walk-on Conner Teahan also would be on scholarship for a second straight year. KU will have eight available recruited scholarship players on the roster if Jamari Traylor and Ben McLemore are deemed ineligible for this season. !

Recruiting: Two top prospects in the Class of 2012 will attend Late Night as part of official campus visits. They are: Perry Ellis, 6-8 forward from Wichita Heights, who has orally committed to KU, and Kaleb Tarczewski, 7-foot from St. Mark’s High in Southborough, Mass., who is down to KU and Arizona. Tarczewski, who will visit Arizona on Oct. 21, is ranked No. 20 overall and Ellis No. 24 nationally by Several players from the Class of 2013 will be in Lawrence this weekend on unofficial visits. They are: No. 8-ranked Chris Walker, 6-9 forward, Holmes County High, Bonifay, Fla.; No. 24 Allerik Freeman, 6-4 guard, Olympic High, Charlotte, N.C.; No. 35 Brannen Greene, 6-7 forward, Mary Persons High, Forsyth, Ga.; No. 71 Karviar Shepherd, 6-9, center, DeSoto (Texas) High; and Shepherd’s prep teammate Jordan Mickey, 6-7 forward, ranked No. 75. No. 52 Isaiah Lewis, a 6-2 guard from Christ the King High, Brooklyn, N.Y., had planned on attending but will reschedule a visit, he told

Wesley on scholarship: KU coach Self revealed that sophomore Justin Wesley has been placed on scholarship this school year. Wesley, a 6-foot-9 sophomore transfer from Lamar University, is brother of former KU stand! out Keith Langford. Self on junior Thomas “I talk to him about three or four times a week. He just Robinson: “I love his att-

after the Big 12 faculty reps did not approve him for aid. Had he been given the OK by the Big 12 faculty reps, he could have practiced second semester and been eligible next year with four years of eligibility remaining. Traylor and McLemore have been on scholarship. They have been allowed to attend class and play in unsupervised pickup games, but not take part in official team activities. Their continuing presence on campus seems to indicate that a possible scenario might involve the duo being allowed to practice second semester but not play in games until next season.

Nobody’s saying that is definitely the case at this time. “I usually come in coach’s office, talk to him, ask him what kind of feedback he’s getting for us,” said McLemore, who started at Wellston High in his hometown. Last year, he attended both Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Va., and Christian Life Center in Houston. “We’re just waiting. A lot of players are praying for us every day. Hopefully they will make the decision and we’ll be able to play this year,” McLemore added. Traylor, a 6-8 forward from Chicago, attended Fenger and Julian High Schools in the Windy City

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KANSAS BASKETBALL PLAYERS NIKO ROBERTS, LEFT, AND KEVIN YOUNG share a laugh during media day. tiude. His energy, his ‘try’ level is off the charts, but he’s never carried the water before. He’s a guy that if he did not play well we could still put our starters back in the game.” Now, Self indicated, Robinson will be the focal point of opponents and the media. “That’s a different pressure, a thing he’ll rally around fine. But it’s a big deal when Sherron (Collins) took every shot, and when we didn’t win, Sherron shouldered it. I think Thomas and Tyshawn for the most part will shoulder it this year.” Self said Robinson had to be the best-conditioned athlete in the Big 12 this year as he could play more than 30 minutes a game if he stays out of foul trouble. !

Self on junior forward Kevin Young: “Kevin is one of those guys who could potentially be a starter. He’s kind of a hybrid, a little like Julian (Wright). He’s going to have to play inside some and on the perimeter, a jack of all trades with us. I think he’ll be a huge impact (player) for us,” especially after he “gets comfortable basketballwise.” !

Richard Gwin/Journal-World Photo

KANSAS COACH BILL SELF, LEFT, TALKS with freshman Naadir Tharpe during a break at media day. !

Self on junior center Jeff Withey: KU’s coach said the 7-footer could play 20 minutes a game. “I think he has the potential to lead the league in blocked shots if he plays enough minutes. I know our guys think he’s gotten a lot better. Our staff thinks he’s gotten a lot better. He’s gotten stronger.”

Self on freshman point guard Naadir Tharpe: “He needs to play. I anticipate him being part of the rota! tion. He reminds me personBechard on staff: Former ality-, intangible-wise of Aaron (Miles). Hopefully he’ll KU guard Brennan Bechard, who worked as graduate stuplay as well as Aaron.”

and IMG Academy in Florida last year. “I hope there’s hope, but it’s a process. I’m just waiting,” Traylor said. “I know my coach is working hard on it. I am happy to be here and have the opportunity to go to school. I’m not sure what the problem is. I just hope the decision comes out in my favor.” The two were not able to participate in the recent Boot Camp conditioning program. “I don’t feel I’m behind. I know if I am behind I’d get caught up pretty quickly because coach Self is one of the best coaches in the country,” Traylor said. “I would just love to have the opportunity to be out there.”

Noted McLemore: “It’s been hard not getting to do the individual workouts with my teammates. I am not going to let it get me down. I’ve mainly been focusing on school right now, going to class getting my grades up.” Self noted that it’s a positive that the two have been able to go through this period of uncertainty together. “They don’t feel sorry for themselves They are getting three squared (meals) a day and they’ve got a big bed to sleep in. That’s the reality of it. They don’t see it as a negative. They have people who care about them. They don’t like it but are making the best out of the situation,” Self said.

dent manager the last two seasons, has been promoted to a full-time position on the staff — assistant director of basketball operations. Bechard played at KU from 2007-09. !

Late Night details: Late Night will run from 6:30 to 9:30 tonight in Allen Fieldhouse. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Admission is free. Fans are asked to bring nonperishable food items for charity.

BRIEFLY Women’s team hosts top prep recruits Kansas University’s women’s basketball program will entertain three top high school seniors in the Class of 2012 this weekend on official recruiting visits. They are: Caprice Dennis, 5-9 senior, Pershing High, Detroit, Mich.; Ariel Butts, 6-3, senior, Carver High School, Columbus, Ga.; and Alexis Lloyd, 5-8 senior, Whitney Young High School, Chicago. Dennis is ranked No. 47 in the country by Butts is ranked No. 75 and Lloyd No. 81.



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A look at ‘Late Night’ through the years By Gary Bedore

Dressed in gold from head to toe, Bill “Vanilla Ice” Self provided arguably the coolest moment at the 2010 Late Night in the Phog in Allen Fieldhouse. “Yo, Allen Fieldhouse, what’s up tonight?” Self, Kansas University’s basketball coach, bellowed into the microphone to begin the proceedings. The answer? Some wild and crazy stuff, typical of the previous 25 season-opening Late Nights. Self’s outfit, in his words “a takeoff on cheap silk,” drew the most laughs of last year’s three-hour show that concluded with a scrimmage highlighted by Marcus Morris’ 14 points and eight rebounds and Tyshawn Taylor’s nine points and two assists. “I’m glad coach did that,” current KU senior Taylor said of modeling sunglasses, a shiny chain and blue KU cap, worn backwards. “I can talk about that at practice sometime.” Emcee was former KU and NBA power forward Scot Pollard, who showed up wearing a tuxedo, white shirt and bow tie. Pollard ripped off his coat and ripped apart his shirt, revealing a black fake-tuxedo shirt. “Somebody picked K-State to win it (league title) ... that’s fine. That really is fine,” Pollard told 16,300 fans. “You know why (it’s fine)? Apparently they forgot last year we won the Big 12 by four games.” Here’s a look at Late Night year by year. ...


The 25th-annual Late Night included KU one-and-done player Xavier Henry making his hoops debut and dance debut. He wore a huge afro wig during a number. An all-star cast of recruits watched the action, including Royce Woolridge, Josh Selby, Josiah Turner, Doron Lamb and Harrison Barnes. Mario Little may have been best-dressed Jayhawk in a number with slick black slacks, a bright red shirt and suspenders. Jeff Withey wore old short-shorts in a 1988 skit.


KU unveiled its national championship banner to the delight of the fans. The thunderous ovation during the banner presentation had to be one of the loudest moments in fieldhouse lore.


Players were carted to the fieldhouse in a Corvette, Infiniti, Mercedes-Benz, Lexus, BMW, Hummer, Avalanche and stretch limousine onto a Red Carpet for interviews with “Survivor” winner and KU grad Danni Boatwright.

had a patriotic theme coming a month after the horrific events of Sept. 11, 2001. The sound system was improved by the next October, by the way.

scrimmage dunk-athon. Also, Ryan Robertson had a big role in a skit as host of the game show, “The Price Is Right.”




Drew Gooden sat in a canoe with John Crider as the canoe was pulley-ed across the fieldhouse floor. Jeff Carey, who showed with a wavy head of hair instead of his trademark crewcut, had teammates shave his head under the south goal. The canoe bit was funny, but took longer than expected to shave Carey’s moptop.


Big men Eric Chenowith and Carey played electric guitar as Collison sang vocals for the Limp Bizkit song, “Faith.” They were joined by a drummer in the KU band.

Pollard became the first basketball player in KU history to score 14 points, grab seven rebounds and block four shots while wearing bright red polish on all 10 fingernails. “Revlon Vixen” was the eccentric player’s color of choice. That’s the night Pollard, who is now with the Indiana Pacers, proposed marriage to his girlfriend, who accepted, by the way.

The theme was “Night at the Naismiths” — an awards show in which guest judges rated acts and presented not an Oscar, but a “Naismith’’ to the winners.



A transfer from LSU, Lester Earl wore a black leather jacket in a spoof of 1950s music. Earl had some vicious dunks, as did Gregory and Paul Pierce in a pre-

Fans dressed as their favorite TV sitcom characters before the scrimmage. The Lone Ranger, Silver, Tonto, Gilligan’s Ginger and Granny Clampett all were on hand. This Late Night marked the debut of freshmen Jacque Vaughn, Pollard, B.J. Williams and Nick Proud, as well as Cal transfer Jerod Haase. Proud didn’t last long at KU, but the other guys were part of many victories.



Fans showed early for the Saturday night event which started when former KU football coach Glen Mason took the court and yelled, “Live from Allen Fieldhouse, it’s Late Night With Roy Williams.” Now a color analyst for the Big Ten network, Mason has said one of his favorite moments at KU involved the reception he received at that Late Night. Earlier that day KU had won a football game during a 10-2 season.


as honorary coaches. Brett and Watson appeared to have a blast, not minding the late hour.

Baseball Hall of Famer George Brett and golfing great Tom Watson joined ex-Royals’ center fielder Brian McRae and ex-KC Chief defensive back Deron Cherry

Nobody has had more fun at Late Night than 7-foot-2 giant Greg Ostertag, who showed up in a Frankenstein monster outfit. Roy Williams’ entrance was followed by a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new fieldhouse floor. Even though Late Night was televised, the TV show drew poor reviews.


Williams decided Late Night would be better suited on a Friday night, not Monday, the first day KU could practice in accordance with NCAA rules. Controversial move at the time, but a smart one, made so he could bring recruits to town for the made-for-recruiting event. The fans responded, packing the building.


More than 13,000 fans showed to see the Jayhawks dance and scrimmage after a long Sunday of pro football, including a Chiefs’ home game against Detroit. During the scrimmage, current San Francisco coach Rex Walters scored 16 points and amazed the crowd with some violent dunks.


A $5 admission fee was charged to pay for two bands, who performed on a massive sound stage. Maddox, Rick Calloway, Freeman West and Jeff Gueldner lip-synched the song, “Simply Irresistible,” which was big-time funny because of a truly huge sound stage in the north end zone. A lot of fans came to see the bands, evidenced by the smell of marijuana during the concert portion of the show. Suffice it to say, admission was never charged again and no bands besides the KU pep band ever played at Late Night again.


Williams’ first Late Night — it was called “Later With Roy Williams” — drew 10,000 fans. Alonzo Jamison brought down the backboard on a pre-scrimmage dunk, thrilling the attendees, but delaying the proceedings. After the new goal was in place,

Milt Newton led the Blue team to a 36-35 victory as he scored 16 points.


Current KU assistant coach Manning and teammate Scooter Barry sang The Temptations’ song: “My Girl.” The normally reserved Manning was willing to grab center stage prior to his senior season. KU went on to win the national title.


“Late Night With Larry Brown” became a major happening in 1986, thanks in large part to its namesake, Late Night With David Letterman. One-time Letterman foil Larry Bud Melman visited Lawrence for the early Wednesday morning scrimmage, first signing autographs at 7 p.m. at the Burge Union.


KU’s inaugural “Late Night With Larry Brown” was not a big deal. It attracted 6,000 fans. “It was fabulous. I was thrilled with the students,” Brown said of the fans who showed at 12:01 on a Tuesday morning. Many of the students wore T-shirts that read, “Late Night With Larry Brown. Starring the 1985-86 Kansas basketball team … all the way to Dallas.” That KU team prophetically did reach the Final Four in Dallas. Current Jayhawk coach Self was a grad assistant on that team.


$5.00 Used Car Sale 3 cars will sell for $5 each on Saturday, October 15th $lasher Sale announced at Robert Brogden GMC/Buick in Olathe Stacking them deep and selling them cheap! Due to the current economic conditions, Robert Brogden GMC Buick is giving back to the community by selling 3 cars for $5.00 on Saturday, October 15, 2011 at their location at 1500 E. Santa Fe in Olathe. “We understand the need for people to have solid transportation at an affordable price. We’ve been holding on to trade-in vehicles for the last month just for this sale. The best part is that three lucky people will be able to buy a car for only $5.00!” said Bill Dimitras, General Sales Manager at Robert Brogden GMC/Buick. “We have more than 100 cars and trucks we will slash prices on during this sale on Saturday morning. People will have the opportunity to save thousands of dollars. We have an entire group of vehicles our customers will be able to buy for between $800 to $2,000 dollars!” Details of this sale are pretty straightforward. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 15th. Gates to the pre-owned cars open at 8:00 a.m. and the Price Slashing begins shortly after 8:30 a.m. The prices on pre-owned vehicles will be slashed while prospective buyers sit behind the wheel. If you are sitting in the driver’s seat, you can buy the car for the slashed price!


The junior class of Jeremy Case, Sasha Kaun, C.J. Giles, Darnell Jackson, Russell Robinson and Rodrick Stewart “waltzed” their way to an American Idol dance competition victory over the Jayhawk sophomores, who “tangoed,” and freshmen, who twirled to the “swing” in front of judges Self, Danny Manning and Aaron Miles.


For the first time ever, the festivities started at 6:30 p.m. instead of 10 or so according to new NCAA rules.


Tuxedo-clad seniors Keith Langford, Michael Lee, Miles and Wayne Simien bowed their heads reverently while grasping KU’s 1988 national-championship trophy at the conclusion of a dramatic skit.


Bil Self’s first Late Night took on the name, “Late Night in the Phog.” Self received a thunderous ovation after a showing of a highlight video of the coach’s introductory press conference. “I have been in some loud places,” former Illinois coach Self said, “but that place got pretty loud there for a bit. That was a little bit overwhelming.” The fans also rocked the building when the 1988 title team, led by coach Larry Brown, was introduced.


KU seniors Nick Collison and Kirk Hinrich stole the “Mardi Gras”themed show, Collison playing volatile Texas Tech coach Bob Knight in one skit and Hinrich portraying Missouri coach Quin Snyder in another.


Freshmen Simien, Lee, Miles, and Jeff Hawkins serenaded their mothers in a song and dance that coach Roy Williams didn’t enjoy. Williams said he couldn’t hear anything because of a faulty fieldhouse sound system. Late Night

Three lucky people will be able to buy a car for only $5.00! “Can you imagine the excitement of buying a reliable car for only $5.00? It’s crazy, the reaction people have,” stated Mike Brown, Used Car Manager at Robert Brogden. “Instead of taking the trade-ins to the auctions, we have held these cars just for our customers – Stacking ‘em deep and selling ‘em cheap! The first 20 cars sold will also include a free gift of up to $200 in value. People who need reliable transportation can find it at Robert Brogden GMC/Buick on the morning of the 15th. Unheard of deals, but the sale ends at noon on Saturday. Robert Brogden is determined to clear the pre-owned lot with this sale,” quoted Dimitras. Which cars will sell for $5.00? You’ll have to be there to find out!

If you want or need a used vehicle, you won’t find a better opportunity than the $5.00 $lasher Sale at Robert Brogden GMC/Buick. What: Where: When:

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Friday, October 14, 2011



Tigers bag big win, 7-5

MILWAUKEE’S JERRY HAIRSTON JR. SLIDES SAFELY past St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina during the fourth inning of Game 4 of the NLCS. The Brewers beat the Cardinals, 4-2, on Thursday in St. Louis.


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manager Tony La Russa said. “It comes down to that day, who makes the pitch.” Francisco Rodriguez allowed a hit in the eighth and John Axford finished for his second save of the series and third this postseason. The Brewers ended an eight-game road losing streak in the postseason dating to the 1982 World Series opener at St. Louis. And Wolf ended

a lengthy drought of his own — before Thursday, his 342 starts without a postseason victory were the most among active pitchers. Game 4 loser Kyle Lohse moves to second on the list at 298 starts, trailing only Ted Lilly’s 318. Jaime Garcia faces Zack Greinke for the second time in the series in Game 5 tonight. Either way, the NLCS will be decided back at Miller Park. “We’re pretty much the only team that’s played pretty well in Milwaukee. Flip the page and hopefully come back to tomorrow. It’s a great series. Nobody is going to run away,” Cardinals star Albert Pujols said. Jerry Hairston Jr. doubled twice with an RBI and Wolf hit one of the Brewers’ five doubles. Braun is batting .471 (16 for 34) in the postseason with two homers and nine RBIs. The Cardinals needed more heavy duty from their bullpen, too, after Lohse, pitching on 12 days’ rest, failed to make it out of the fifth. “I’m not going to blame it on the layoff,” Lohse said. “We’re professionals and we’ve got get the job done. Tonight, we didn’t do it.”


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Phil Coke retired Mike Napoli on a game-ending groundout with two runners on. Coke got five outs for his first career postseason save. “Cokie came through for us,” Leyland said. “A little different situation for him obviously, but he was up to the challenge.” The Rangers get another

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chance to reach the World Series for the second straight season in Game 6 Saturday night at home. Derek Holland will start for Texas against Max Scherzer. A swift turn of events in the sixth helped Detroit pull ahead. The Tigers turned a basesloaded double play to keep the score tied at 2, then opened the bottom half with a single, double, triple and homer — in order — to take a 6-2 lead. It was the first time four consecutive batters on one team hit for a “natural” cycle in a postseason game, according to STATS LLC. The Rangers were the ones who seemed on the verge of breaking the game open in the sixth, loading the bases with one out. But then Ian Kinsler hit a grounder right to third baseman Brandon Inge, who merely had to step on the bag and throw to first for a double play. “We had him right there in the sixth. He got out of it,” Texas manager Ron Washington said. “We missed a home run by inches, and they opened the game up by inches.”

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Power pitching often dominates in the postseason. Soft tosses by Randy Wolf got the Milwaukee Brewers back to even in the NL championship series. The 35-year-old lefty outfoxed the St. Louis Cardinals for seven innings to earn his first postseason win, and the Brewers got two more hits from Ryan Braun in a 4-2 victory Thursday night that evened the NL championship series at 2-all. “It was a big feeling just to be back out there again after my last start,” said Wolf, hit hard by Arizona to force a deciding Game 5 in the first round of the playoffs. “Just to be able to get another opportunity to pitch again was important. “You know, I’ll be honest with you, the day after the Diamondbacks start, I didn’t eat or shower that day,” he said.” Flipping some pitches in the mid-60s mph, Wolf allowed two runs and six hits, striking out six with one walk. Matt Holliday and Allen Craig homered for the Cardinals, representing their only runs in the last 16 innings. “I think it’s classic because playing each other so many times, we’re dead even,”


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DETROIT (AP) — One moment, Justin Verlander and the Tigers were on the verge of watching their season slip away. After a double play and a lucky bounce, they were headed back to Texas. Verlander helped save Detroit’s season with a gutsy effort, and the Tigers hit for a sudden cycle to break away in a 7-5 victory Thursday that cut the Rangers’ lead to 3-2 in the AL championship series. Delmon Young hit two of Detroit’s four homers, and Miguel Cabrera had a tiebreaking double in the sixth inning — thanks to a bizarre bounce off third base. “I have that bag in my office right now. And that will be in my memorabilia room at some point in my life, I can promise you,” Tigers manager Jim Leyland said. After building a five-run cushion, Detroit held on despite Nelson Cruz’s record fifth home run of the series. With closer Jose Valverde unavailable for the Tigers, Texas cut it to 7-5 in the ninth and had Cruz on deck when

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SCOREBOARD Portugal Masters The McGladrey Classic

Thursday At Sea Island Resort (Seaside Course) St. Simons Island, Ga. Purse: $4 million Yardage: 7,005; Par: 70 (35-35) Webb Simpson 31-32—63 Zack Miller 33-30—63 Scott McCarron 33-31—64 Billy Horschel 32-32—64 Martin Piller 33-31—64 Richard S. Johnson 31-34—65 Ben Crane 32-33—65 Angel Cabrera 33-32—65 Nick O’Hern 33-32—65 D.J. Trahan 33-32—65 Michael Thompson 32-33—65 Cameron Tringale 32-33—65 Louis Oosthuizen 32-33—65 Matt Jones 33-32—65 David Hearn 33-32—65 Paul Stankowski 32-34—66 Henrik Stenson 33-33—66 Jeff Overton 33-33—66 Kevin Streelman 35-31—66 Colt Knost 33-33—66 Andres Gonzales 32-34—66 Ben Curtis 34-32—66 John Rollins 32-34—66 Stephen Ames 33-33—66 Trevor Immelman 32-34—66 Michael Letzig 31-36—67 Kris Blanks 35-32—67 Shane Bertsch 35-32—67 Spencer Levin 36-31—67 Rod Pampling 35-32—67 Derek Lamely 34-33—67 Boo Weekley 36-31—67 Ben Martin 33-34—67 Alexandre Rocha 34-33—67 Bio Kim 33-34—67 Jim Furyk 33-34—67 Bryce Molder 34-33—67 Johnson Wagner 32-35—67 Robert Garrigus 35-32—67 Billy Mayfair 35-32—67 Jim Herman 35-32—67 Chris Riley 37-31—68 Brian Davis 35-33—68 Shaun Micheel 33-35—68 Bud Cauley 34-34—68 Troy Merritt 35-33—68 Jeff Quinney 35-33—68 Lucas Glover 34-34—68 Jerry Kelly 32-36—68 Michael Bradley 33-35—68 Richard Scott 34-34—68 Fabian Gomez 33-35—68 Adam Hadwin 35-33—68 James Driscoll 36-33—69 Jonathan Byrd 37-32—69 Charles Howell III 36-33—69 Carl Pettersson 34-35—69 Davis Love III 35-34—69 Matt Bettencourt 34-35—69 Josh Teater 37-32—69 Chris Couch 33-36—69 Roland Thatcher 35-34—69 Jeff Maggert 35-34—69 Michael Connell 35-34—69 Matt McQuillan 35-34—69 William McGirt 34-35—69 Will MacKenzie 35-34—69 Brendon de Jonge 35-34—69 Tag Ridings 34-35—69 Kyle Stanley 34-35—69 Mark Wilson 36-33—69 Paul Casey 37-32—69 Scott Piercy 34-35—69 Jason Bohn 35-34—69 Ryuji Imada 35-34—69 David Mathis 35-34—69 Blake Adams 34-35—69 David Duval 34-36—70 Bo Van Pelt 36-34—70 Matt Kuchar 36-34—70 Robert Allenby 33-37—70 Chris Kirk 35-35—70 D.A. Points 35-35—70 Zach Johnson 35-35—70 Kevin Kisner 35-35—70 Joe Durant 34-36—70 Graeme McDowell 35-35—70 Heath Slocum 38-32—70 Brian Gay 35-35—70 Justin Leonard 38-32—70 Chris DiMarco 39-31—70 Tommy Gainey 35-36—71 Garrett Willis 38-33—71 Hunter Haas 37-34—71 Tim Herron 33-38—71 Kent Jones 35-36—71 Brandt Snedeker 36-35—71 Arjun Atwal 35-36—71 Stewart Cink 33-38—71 Rocco Mediate 36-35—71 Michael Sim 37-34—71 Chad Campbell 34-37—71 David Toms 37-34—71 Sean O’Hair 37-34—71 Nathan Green 37-34—71 Daniel Summerhays 36-35—71 Phillip Choi 37-34—71 Sunghoon Kang 34-37—71 Joseph Bramlett 35-36—71 Chris Stroud 37-35—72 J.J. Henry 36-36—72 Jim Renner 37-35—72 Scott Gutschewski 38-34—72 Vaughn Taylor 33-39—72 Tim Weinhart 33-39—72 Justin Hicks 36-36—72 Steve Flesch 36-37—73 Bobby Gates 37-36—73 Rickie Fowler 35-38—73 Nate Smith 35-38—73 Tom Gillis 37-37—74 Cameron Beckman 37-37—74 Tim Petrovic 38-36—74 Marc Leishman 39-35—74 Jarrod Lyle 39-35—74 D.J. Brigman 39-35—74 Vijay Singh 40-35—75 Steven Bowditch 38-37—75 Alex Prugh 38-38—76 Will Strickler 40-36—76 Tom Murray 40-39—79

LPGA Malaysia

Thursday At Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club (East Course) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Purse: $1.9 million Yardage: 6,260; Par: 71 (35-36) First Round a-amateur Na Yeon Choi 33-33—66 Maria Hjorth 31-35—66 Brittany Lang 32-34—66 Dewi Claire Schreefel 33-33—66 Paige Mackenzie 32-35—67 Azahara Munoz 34-33—67 Christel Boeljon 33-35—68 Shanshan Feng 34-34—68 I.K. Kim 34-34—68 Stacy Lewis 34-34—68 Suzann Pettersen 33-35—68 Michelle Wie 34-34—68 Katie Futcher 33-36—69 Sophie Gustafson 34-35—69 Jimin Kang 36-33—69 Mindy Kim 35-34—69 Yani Tseng 34-35—69 Amy Yang 35-34—69 Amanda Blumenherst 34-36—70 Frances Bondad 36-34—70 Julieta Granada 32-38—70 Candie Kung 36-34—70 Catriona Matthew 32-38—70 Jiyai Shin 35-35—70 Sun Young Yoo 34-36—70 Paula Creamer 34-37—71 Natalie Gulbis 37-34—71 Morgan Pressel 36-35—71 Jenny Shin 35-36—71 Angela Stanford 36-35—71 Momoko Ueda 35-36—71 Sandra Gal 32-40—72 Caroline Hedwall 36-36—72 Amy Hung 35-37—72 Eun-Hee Ji 37-35—72 Cristie Kerr 35-37—72 Mi Hyun Kim 36-36—72 Ai Miyazato 36-36—72 Se Ri Pak 38-34—72 Melissa Reid 36-36—72 Kristy McPherson 37-36—73 Pornanong Phatlum 38-35—73 Beatriz Recari 35-38—73 Chella Choi 36-38—74 Laura Davies 34-40—74 Mina Harigae 38-36—74 Pat Hurst 39-35—74 Cindy LaCrosse 36-38—74 Meena Lee 38-36—74 Mika Miyazato 38-36—74 Hee Young Park 35-39—74

Thursday At Oceanico Victoria Golf Course Vilamoura, Portugal Purse: $3.41 million Yardage: 7,231; Par: 72 (36-36) First Round James Kingston, South Africa Gareth Maybin, Northern Ireland Thomas Bjorn, Denmark Bernd Wiesberger, Austria Simon Khan, England Rhys Davies, Wales Felipe Aguilar, Chile Thongchai Jaidee, Thailand Ross Fisher, England Johan Edfors, Sweden Steve Webster, England Gregory Havret, France Soren Hanson, Denmark Peter Hanson, Sweden Maarten Lafeber, Netherlands Richard McEvoy, England Alexander Noren, Sweden Padraig Harrington, Ireland Andrew Dodt, Australia Mark Foster, England Richard Bland, England Thomas Aiken, South Africa Francesco Molinari, Italy Pablo Larrazabal, Spain Martin Kaymer, Germany Joost Luiten, Netherlands Colin Montgomerie, Scotland Peter Lawrie, Ireland Gary Murphy, Ireland Tano Goya, Argentina Anthony Wall, England

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BASEBALL American League NEW YORK YANKEES-Reinstated INF Reegie Corona, RHP Joba Chamberlain and OF Justin Maxwell from the 60-day DL. Assigned Corona outright to Scranton/ Wilkes-Barre (IL). National League HOUSTON ASTROS-Assigned C J.R. Towles, RHP Alberto Arias and RHP Jose Valdez outright to Oklahoma (PCL). BASKETBALL Premier Basketball League CENTRAL ILLINOIS DRIVE-Signed Milwaukee G Shaun Livingston. FOOTBALL National Football League DETROIT LIONS-Signed TE Joe Jon Finley. Placed S Erik Coleman on injured reserve. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS-Placed DL Mike Wright on injured reserve. Re-signed DB Phillip Adams. OAKLAND RAIDERS-Acquired LB Aaron Curry from the Seattle Seahawks for a seventh-round draft pick in 2012 and a conditional fifth-rounder in 2013. United Football League OMAHA NIGHTHAWKS-Signed DB/KR Virgil Gray. HOCKEY National Hockey League ANAHEIM DUCKS-Reassigned G Timo Pielmeier from Syracuse (AHL) to Elmira (ECHL). CAROLINA HURRICANES-Announced Charlotte (AHL) owner Michael Kahn is an ownership partner. CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS-Assigned G Alexander Salak to Rockford (AHL). COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Assigned F Cam Atkinson to Springfield (AHL). Recalled F Alexandre Giroux from Springfield. DALLAS STARS-Activated F Scott Glennie from injured reserve and assigned him to Texas (AHL). NEW YORK ISLANDERSAssigned C Ryan Strome to Niagara (OHL). OTTAWA SENATORS-Reassigned F Nikita Filatov to Binghamton (AHL). PITTSBURGH PENGUINS-Agreed to terms with F Chris Kunitz on a two-year contract extension. WASHINGTON CAPITALS-Recalled G Braden Holtby from Hershey (AHL). COLLEGE HAWAII-Promoted men’s basketball coach Benjy Taylor to associate coach. Named Scott Fisher men’s assistant basketball coach. NEW ORLEANS-Named Kris Arkenberg and Kerwin Forges men’s assistant basketball coaches. NORTH CAROLINA-Signed men’s basketball coach Roy Williams, women’s basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell and baseball coach Mike Fox to contract extensions through 2018. TEXAS A&M-CORPUS CHRISTI-Named Sarah Pauly softball pitching coach. UMASS-LOWELL-Named Michael Papale and Souleymane Wane men’s assistant basketball coaches.

High School

Thursday at Rim Rock FRONTIER LEAGUE Boys Team scores: De Soto 34, Baldwin 58, Paola 61, Ottawa 98, Eudora 134, Louisburg 161, Spring Hill 166. Area results: 1. Angel Vasqeuz, D, 16:26.58. 2. Ethan Hartzell, B, 16:53.9. 3. Tosh Mihesuah, B, 17:35.17. 4. Diego Sanchez, D, 17:42.3. 5. Philip Kaul, D, 17:51.61. 11. Chad Ollendick, D, 18:10.3. 12. Alex Bohlander,

O, 18:11.74. 13. Teddy Koehler, D, 18:12.46. 14. Corey Powell, O, 18:42.2. 15. Sam White, O, 18:46.8. 16. Joe Pierce, B, 18:55.45. 18. Tucker Clark, B, 18:57.05. 19. Colton Horne, B, 18:59.11. 20. Jacob Scott, D, 19:00.61. 21. Nathan Zwahlen, D, 19:04.33. 22. Tristin Chapman, E, 19:13.33. 24. Daniel White, O, 19:27.3. 25. Austin Tuggle, E, 19:31.49. 26. Tanner Lynn, E, 19:31.71. 27. Cory Stephens, B, 19:36.21. 29. Dalton Strickell, E, 20:02.2. 30. Acea McFarlane, B, 20:03.55. 32. Cole Hutchins, E, 20:04.52. 33. Brandon Nanninga, O, 20:12.83. 35. Jackson Schlotterback, O, 20:19.84. 37. Hunter Peoples, O, 20:31.58. 39. Gunnar Norris, E, 20:34.2. 40. Hunter Trefz, E, 20:38.24, 43. Andrew Rome, E, 20:45.33. Girls Team scores: Baldwin 30, Paola 63, De Soto 80, Eudora 100, Spring Hill 113, Louisburg 162, Ottawa 173. Area results: 2. Katie Jones, B, 16:41.03. 4. Meredith Wolfe, D, 16:49.59. 5. Meredith Wolfe, D, 16:49.59. 6. Kaitlyn Barnes, B, 16:56.59. 7. Danelle Topil, E, 17:01.65. 8. Sienna Durr, B, 17:03.9. 9. Carol Whaley, B, 17:07.75. 11. Elizabeth Sigvaldson, B, 17:18.68. 12. Rebekah Burgweger, D, 17:19.34. 14. Kelsey Balluch, E, 17:23.4. 15. Libby Verhaeghe, B, 17:25.56. 18. Jordan Kline, D, 17:57.22. 21. Auston Katzfey, E, 18:03.91. 28. Sarah Churchwell, D, 18:29.52. 30. Shelby Stephens, D, 18:40.78. 31. Erika Doty, O, 18:41.21. 37. Anna Brown, E, 18:55.55. 42. Sophia Lehmann, E, 19:28.75. 46. Adara handley, D, 19:36.46. 48. Kate Barger, D, 19:40.75. 53. Sharissa Daw, O, 19:59.46. 54. Chelsea Jamison, O, 20:02.28. 59. Bethany Manis, O, 21:04.93. 62. Alex Crossen, O, 21:18.38. 63. Fernanda Garcia, E, 21:27.66. 65. Alyssa Sparks, O, 21:42.68. 70. Hannah Thomas, O, 21:50.58. DELAWARE VALLEY LEAGUE Boys Team scores: KC Christian 40, Jefferson North 47, Pleasant Ridge 92, Jackson Heights 110, Horton 112, Atchison County 137, Valley Falls 171, McLouth 190. McLouth results: 31. Ryan Bristol, 21:15.08. 39. Logan Hoobler, 21:36.9. 55. Nic Bair, 23:42.74. 56. Sam Rainey, 23:47.68. 61. Jonathan Wright, 24:39.27. 67. Lucas Strouhal, 26:12.02. Girls Team scores: Pleasant Ridge 40, Horton 54, Jefferson North 63, KC Christian 66, McLouth 131, Doniphan West 177. McLouth results: 24. Kendra Leach, 20:26.79. 30, Kayla Steffey, 21:20.94. 33. Kayla Blevins, 21:30.53. 42. Rachel Jensen, 22:19.02. 44. Kaitlin Olliff, 22:41.12. 45. Jordyn Johnston, 22:57.81. 53. Destiny Mestagh, 24:53.06.

Bank of America 500 Lineup

After Thursday qualifying; race Saturday At Charlotte Motor Speedway Concord, N.C. Lap length: 1.5 miles (Car number in parentheses) 1. (14) Tony Stewart, Chevrolet, 191.959. 2. (17) Matt Kenseth, Ford, 191.918. 3. (99) Carl Edwards, Ford, 191.87. 4. (43) A J Allmendinger, Ford, 191.768. 5. (16) Greg Biffle, Ford, 191.741. 6. (39) Ryan Newman, Chevrolet, 191.584. 7. (27) Paul Menard, Chevrolet, 191.462. 8. (4) Kasey Kahne, Toyota, 191.394. 9. (48) Jimmie Johnson, Chevrolet, 191.34. 10. (21) Trevor Bayne, Ford, 191.259. 11. (6) David Ragan, Ford, 191.002. 12. (9) Marcos Ambrose, Ford, 191.002. 13. (5) Mark Martin, Chevrolet, 190.9. 14. (29) Kevin Harvick, Chevrolet, 190.894. 15. (88) Dale Earnhardt Jr., Chevrolet, 190.833. 16. (20) Joey Logano, Toyota, 190.819. 17. (11) Denny Hamlin, Toyota, 190.799. 18. (56) Martin Truex Jr., Toyota, 190.638. 19. (33) Clint Bowyer, Chevrolet, 190.611. 20. (22) Kurt Busch, Dodge, 190.57. 21. (78) Regan Smith, Chevrolet, 190.429. 22. (47) Bobby Labonte, Toyota, 190.255. 23. (24) Jeff Gordon, Chevrolet, 190.007. 24. (13) Casey Mears, Toyota, 189.727. 25. (18) Kyle Busch, Toyota, 189.54. 26. (2) Brad Keselowski, Dodge, 189.52. 27. (1) Jamie McMurray, Chevrolet, 189.401. 28. (31) Jeff Burton, Chevrolet, 189.082. 29. (00) David Reutimann, Toyota, 188.923. 30. (51) Landon Cassill, Chevrolet, 188.851. 31. (83) Brian Vickers, Toyota, 188.772. 32. (42) Juan Pablo Montoya, Chevrolet, 188.725. 33. (34) David Gilliland, Ford, 188.6. 34. (55) Travis Kvapil, Ford, 188.271. 35. (36) Dave Blaney, Chevrolet, 188.239. 36. (30) David Stremme, Chevrolet, 187.918. 37. (66) Michael McDowell, Toyota, 187.454. 38. (38) J.J. Yeley, Ford, 187.383. 39. (87) Joe Nemechek, Toyota, 187.311. 40. (77) Andy Lally, Ford, 186.657. 41. (71) Hermie Sadler, Ford, Owner Points. 42. (32) Mike Bliss, Ford, Owner Points. 43. (7) Robby Gordon, Dodge, 186.303. Failed to Qualify 44. (35) Geoffrey Bodine, Chevrolet, 186.245. 45. (46) Scott Speed, Ford, 186.207. 46. (37) Josh Wise, Ford, 185.382.

SM North, W 35-0 (4-1) at SM East, L 12-14 (4-2) at Olathe NW, W 20-14 (5-2) Oct. 21 — Olathe North Oct. 28 — LHS

College NHL

EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Pittsburgh 5 3 0 2 8 16 13 Philadelphia 3 3 0 0 6 10 5 N.Y. Islanders 3 2 1 0 4 7 4 New Jersey 3 2 1 0 4 6 6 N.Y. Rangers 2 0 0 2 2 3 5 Northeast Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Buffalo 2 2 0 0 4 8 3 Toronto 2 2 0 0 4 8 5 Montreal 3 1 2 0 2 6 7 Boston 4 1 3 0 2 7 7 Ottawa 4 1 3 0 2 13 21 Southeast Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Washington 3 3 0 0 6 13 10 Carolina 4 1 2 1 3 9 15 Tampa Bay 4 1 2 1 3 12 16 Florida 2 1 1 0 2 4 4 Winnipeg 2 0 2 0 0 4 9 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Detroit 3 3 0 0 6 10 3 Chicago 3 2 1 0 4 10 7 Nashville 3 2 1 0 4 9 9 St. Louis 3 1 2 0 2 9 9 Columbus 4 0 3 1 1 8 13 Northwest Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Colorado 4 3 1 0 6 11 6 Minnesota 4 2 1 1 5 10 9 Edmonton 2 1 0 1 3 3 3 Vancouver 4 1 2 1 3 10 13 Calgary 3 1 2 0 2 9 11 Pacific Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Dallas 4 3 1 0 6 9 9 Los Angeles 3 1 1 1 3 6 8 Phoenix 3 1 1 1 3 9 10 San Jose 1 1 0 0 2 6 3 Anaheim 2 1 1 0 2 3 5 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Thursday’s Games New Jersey 2, Los Angeles 1, SO Minnesota 2, Edmonton 1, SO N.Y. Islanders 5, Tampa Bay 1 Washington 3, Pittsburgh 2, OT Calgary 4, Montreal 1 Colorado 7, Ottawa 1 Detroit 2, Vancouver 0 Phoenix 5, Nashville 2 Chicago 4, Winnipeg 3 Dallas 3, St. Louis 2 Today’s Games Carolina at Buffalo, 6:30 p.m. San Jose at Anaheim, 9 p.m. Saturday’s Games Calgary at Toronto, 6 p.m. Colorado at Montreal, 6 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at N.Y. Islanders, 6 p.m. Los Angeles at Philadelphia, 6 p.m. Buffalo at Pittsburgh, 6 p.m. Ottawa at Washington, 6 p.m. Winnipeg at Phoenix, 6 p.m. Tampa Bay at Florida, 6:30 p.m. New Jersey at Nashville, 7 p.m. Detroit at Minnesota, 7 p.m. Columbus at Dallas, 7 p.m. Boston at Chicago, 7:30 p.m. Vancouver at Edmonton, 9 p.m. St. Louis at San Jose, 9 p.m.

Big 12

SOUTH Alabama A&M 24, Texas Southern 21 FAR WEST San Diego St. 41, Air Force 27 Southern Cal 30, California 9

High School


Ottawa, W 41-16 (1-0) Peru (Neb.), W 55-12 (2-0) at Evangel (Mo.), L 27-34 (2-1) Central Methodist (Mo.), W 31-7 (3-1) at Missouri Valley (Mo.), L 7-38 (3-2) MidAmerica Nazarene, L 30-33 (3-3) at Avila (Mo.), W 37-20 (4-3) Oct. 22 — Culver-Stockton (Mo.) Nov. 5 — Benedictine Nov. 12 — at Graceland (Iowa)

BV Northwest 49, Olathe South 34 Lawrence Free State 20, Olathe Northwest 14 Wichita Heights 62, Wichita East 0 SOPHOMORES Thursday at Olathe North OLATHE NORTH 30, LAWRENCE HIGH 14 Lawrence High highlights: Tucker Sutter 20-yard TD pass to Adam Hays (twopoint conversion on 3-yard run by Ryan Bellinger), Greg Shipley 6-yard TD run, Isaiah Boldridge cited by coach for good play. Next for LHS: Thursday vs. Olathe Northwest at LHS.


at Trinity Bible (N.D.), L 35-42 (0-1) Tabor, L 0-48 (0-2) at Southern Nazarene (Okla.), L 0-63 (0-3) at Bacone (Okla.), L 7-65 (0-4) SW Assemblies (Texas), L 2-46 (0-5) at Southwestern, L 0-65 (0-6) Quincy (Ill.), L 3-34 (0-7) Oct. 22 — St. Francis (Ill.) Oct. 29 — Robert Morris (Ill.) Nov. 5 — at Waldorf (Iowa) Nov. 12 — Trinity Bible (N.D.)

Lawrence High

SM West W, 35-12 (1-0) at Olathe South L, 22-33 (1-1) at Olathe East, L 20-21 (1-2) at Leavenworth, W 35-13 (2-2) SM East, 31-0 (3-2) SM South, 42-17 (4-2) Today — at Olathe North Oct. 21 — Olathe NW Oct. 28 — at Free State

Free State

at Olathe South, L 14-35 (0-1) Leavenworth W, 23-20 (1-1) at SM South, W 26-21 (2-1) SM Northwest, W 42-7 (3-1)

High School

Thursday at Eudora Community Center Veritas Christian def. Cair Paravel 25-17, 25-22, 25-15. Veritas record: 21-6. Next for Veritas: Tuesday, at home, senior night triangular vs. Midland Adventist and Olathe Christian.

Conf. All games W L W L 2 0 5 0 2 0 5 0 2 0 5 0 1 1 4 1 1 1 4 1 1 1 4 1 1 1 3 2 0 2 3 2 0 2 2 3 0 2 2 3

Kansas State Oklahoma Oklahoma State Baylor Texas Texas Tech Texas A&M Iowa State Kansas Missouri Saturday’s Games Oklahoma at Kansas, 8:15 p.m. (ESPN2) Kansas State at Texas Tech, 6 p.m. (FSN) Oklahoma State at Texas, 2:30 p.m. (ABC) Baylor at Texas A&M, 11 a.m. (FX) Iowa State at Missouri, 1 p.m. Saturday, October 22 Kansas State at Kansas, 11 a.m. (FSN) Oklahoma State at Missouri, 11 a.m. (FX) Texas A&M at Iowa State, 2:30 p.m. (ABC) Texas Tech at Oklahoma, 7 p.m. (ABC)


Times TBA unless noted McNeese State, W 42-24 (1-0) Northern Illinois, W 45-42 (2-0) at Georgia Tech, L 24-66 (2-1) Texas Tech, L 34-45 (2-2, 0-1) at Oklahoma State, L 28-70 (2-3, 0-2) Saturday — Oklahoma, 8:15 p.m. Oct. 22 — Kansas State, 11 a.m. Oct. 29 — at Texas, 6 p.m. Nov. 5 — at Iowa State Nov. 12 — Baylor Nov. 19 — at Texas A&M Nov. 26 — vs. Missouri in Kansas City, Mo., 11 a.m.






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Due to unfortunate health problems and unexpected medical costs, family & friends have gathered donations to help Charlie Rayton family. ALL proceeds go to their needs! Partial list of donations: Ski boat w/evinrude motor & trailer, lg. 2 pedestal dining table w/2 leaves & 4 walnut chairs, lamps, pictures, prints, old Playboy magazines, lots of good furn., garden items, outdoor cookers, 25 yr. old baskets, silverware, hollow-ware, depression glass, china, brass, copper & pewter items, many (good) hand tools, household goods books, some antiques, more

Auction sponsored by Big G Antiques & Friends Art Gfeller 785-856-0825 Call weekdays to offer help or make donations Auctioneer: Susan Metzger Olde Mill Auctions


Real Estate

Selling to the high bidder Regardless of Price!

October 29, 10AM 802 Wellington Dr. Lawrence, KS

4BR, 2 bath, modern kitchen, dining room opens to patio and lg. fenced back yard w/ nice trees, lg. living room, ceiling fans. Really great neighborhood, very close to Sunset grade school, shopping, parks & transportation. All appls. stay: W/D, refrig., new microwave. 4th BR adjoins family room and has seperate entrance, could be an office or studio area. Comes with assumable home warranty


Sat. Oct. 22, 10AM - Noon Wed., Oct. 26, 5PM - 7PM 2 hours before the auction Anytime by appointment! Terms: $5,000 down day of sale, balance due in 30 days. Sellers guarentee clear title. Property sells to the high bidder regardless of price!


Saturday, Oct. 15 9AM. - 1PM. 1210 Lakeview Ct. (1/4 mile west of 13th & Monterey) Look for LOW MAINTENANCE LANDSCAPE yard sign.

We sell “hard to find” plants you won’t find at the garden centers. Large selection of native plants, low water plants, rare plants, unusual perennials, shrubs and trees. Some specific plants include; clump forming bamboo, spreading evergreen bamboo, hardy banana tree, pawpaw tree, southern magnolia trees, cold hardy palms, grasses and cactus. Most of our plants are organically grown and no pesticides are used. Pricing information: MANY SALE ITEMS! Most 1gal perennials $5-12, Most 1gal shrubs $10-15, Most 3gal shrubs $15-25, Most 5gal trees $10-60, Most 10 gal trees $50-100. Cash or Checks accepted, no credit cards, Please try to have exact change. We offer creative landscape design and quality installation services. You are invited to tour our display gardens during plant sale hours to see an example of our quality work. If you sign up for our design services at the sale, we will give you $50 Design Dollars; apply to the cost of hiring us to design your landscape ($400 min). Please note that we are open only on these dates and times. This is a private residence and the sale falls under “garage sale” rules set forth by the city of Lawrence.

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.

Health Care


Go to or call 785-832-1000.

AUCTION Sun., Oct. 16, 2011 - 11 AM 301 N. 1 Rd., Overbrook, KS Marvel Fisher, Seller

Beatty & Wischropp Auctions


AccountingFinance Assistant City Attorney

City of Manhattan, KS $67,498.70 to $80,998.44 DOQ “Employment Opportunities”

Cleaning Technician Shifts: 9:30 pm, Sun. - Fri. 6:00 pm, Mon. - Fri. 2-3 hours per shift. $8 per hour Apply at 939 Iowa, Lawrence (North side of the building)

AdministrativeProfessional ALVAMAR COUNTRY CLUB seeking a Food & Beverage Director with front of the house member service, experience and skills. Send resume & salary expectations to Cindy Brinkerhoff. Alvamar Country Club, 1809 Crossgate Drive. Lawrence, KS 66047 or

Business Opportunity New Boutique Salon - 2 chair, downtown. Proven space. $995/mo. & All utilities paid. 785-842-7337

Project Coordinator

General 10 HARD WORKERS NEEDED NOW! Immediate Full Time Openings! 40 Hours a Week Guaranteed! Weekly Pay! 785-841-0755

Brookside Retirement Community is accepting applications for a Registered Dietician or Certified Dietary Manager. Candidates must provide creativity, strong leadership skills and the desire to provide a GREAT culinary experience for our elders in a culture change environment. Please apply on-line at or come by 700 W. 7th, Overbrook, KS.

Norrenberns Truck Service is a LTL Carrier which offers transportation throughout the US. WE HAVE THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS AVAILABLE:

Day Route Drivers Night Linehaul Drivers $16.69/hr. + Benefits To apply contact Paige: 866-324-6687 x313 Applications available at 1827 East 1450 Rd., Lawrence, KS EOE, Drug-Free Workplace

Crew Supervisor

Education & Training The Institute for Educational Research and Public Service in the School of Education at the University of Kansas is seeking a Project Coordinator to oversee a new project dealing with stakeholders in the foster care process. REQ: Bachelor’s in human services or related; Exp. with state or local child welfare agencies, educational agencies or school districts, child welfare agencies, or non-profit child-serving organizations; Exp. leading a team; Exp. building partnerships; Effective written communication skills. SALARY: upper $40s. Apply on-line at for position # 00209321. DEADLINE: 10/26/11. EO/AA Employer.


If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me at 785.665.7124 or e-mail me

Are you a meticulous cleaner? Do you possess Thurs., Oct. 20, 9 AM leadership skills? Be part 115 Locust Hill Road of a team with 29 years of Belton, MO satisfied customers. Full Seller: George A. Jakobe Co. Time, no weekends, comLINDSAY AUCTION & REALTY SERVICE INC See web site for photos, info Therapyworks, a growing petitive pay and benefits. Fax resume and pay 913-441-1557 outpatient physical therrequirements to: apy practice, has an imme785-842-6250 diate opening for a enerAUCTION getic & organized profes- Exp. kitchen help (cooks, Sat., Oct. 22nd, 9:30AM sional to join our team as prep, dishwasher) wanted 2206 E. 23rd Street the public relations / mar- for full service restatuant Lawrence, KS 66046 keting director. This per- at competive wages & Paxton Auction Service son is responsible for de- portunity for advance785-331-3131 785-979-6758 veloping & enhancing re- ment. Apply in person at Estate Sales lations with the medical & Bambinos, 1540 Wakarusa business community, pro- Dr. moting the company AUCTION 3-DAY throughout Lawrence & Game Nut is hiring acceptSun., Oct. 23rd, 10:30AM LIQUIDATION SALE the surrounding areas. ing application for full 754 Elm GENTRY AUTOMOTIVE Therapyworks offers at- time management. Full or (North) Lawrence, KS 66044 tractive benefits, competi- Part time employment. Ap726 NE Kincaid Road Seller: Worthy Rogers tive salary with bonus po- ply in person. 844 Mass. Topeka Paxton Auction Service tential. Please send letter 785-331-3131 785-979-6758 Fri.,Oct. 14 & Sat.,Oct. 15 Grounds/Maintenance of application with salary 8 am - 5 pm requirements to Full time grounds position Sun., Oct. 16, Noon - 4pm avail. for lg. apt. complex. Apply at 1942 Stewart Ave ESTATE AUCTION Car Parts & all kinds of Lawrence, KS Sat., Oct. 22nd - 10AM Tools, some office equip. DriversOverbrook Fairgrounds & furniture, lots of misc. 6th Cedar, Overbrook, KS Love children? Transportation Owner: Elston Auction Company Interested in working with Estate of Melvin Gentry Mark Elston 785-218-7851 children with Autism? IBT Marlene L. Williams, Executer is looking for entry level 1 (785) 597-5513 and experienced providers for children with AuPUBLIC AUCTION tism 3-13 years of age. Sat., Oct. 22, 2011 - 10 AM $500 SIGN ON Make $9-$15/hour working 177 Sandcreek Road WEEKEND HOME as an in-home ABA theraPomona, KS pist. Email resume to: TIME MR. & MRS. DON WEMPE or EDGECOMB AUCTIONS •GREAT FUEL & SAFETY call (913) 417-7061 785-594-3507 BONUS PROGRAMS •Health, Dental, Life edgecomb Insurance Personal Care •ASSIGNED TRACTORS Firewood & Attendants •Paid Vacation & Holidays PUBLIC AUCTION Chimney Sweep Needed 1 year recent OTR Tractor Sat., Oct. 22, 2011, 10AM Trinity In-Home Care is Trailer Experience required. Red Oak/White Oak Mix, 455 N 142nd Street seeking male and female 1-800-866-2798 $150/truck, $210/cord Bonner Springs, KS personal care attendants. Stacked & delivered. Cured SEBREE AUCTION SERVICE Day and evening availa& Seasoned. Adam 913-724-6400 bility a must. 816-547-1575 Complete applications at Seasoned Firewood for 2201 W. 25th St. Suite Q. sale. hedge, oak, locust, & ESTATE AUCTION Call 842.3159 Hiring afternoon other mixed hardwoods. part-time Sun., Oct. 23, 10:30AM with questions. $160/cord. Split stacked & van driver for child care 2919 N. 81st Street Delivered. Call Ryan at center. Duties include drivKansas City, KS 785-418-9910 ing, kitchen, and classSeller: C. Armstrong room assistant. Must have Health Care MILLER AUCTION LLC good driving record. Apply Lawn, Garden & 913-441-1271 Nursery


LOST, female tabby cat. Sat., Oct. 15th, 10AM 1-yr old spade female 4701 SW 30th tabby cat. Last seen at 6th TOPEKA, KS & Indiana St on 10/1. No collar or chip. Reward. Call KU Collectibles, antiques, 785-766-0476. collectibles, Mac tool disFound Item plays, tools, household, and miscellaneous FOUND, Birthday Card. Found in Hampton Inn WILLIAM F. ADAMS TRUST Parking Lot. Please idenFor more details see: tify contents to claim. 785-224-1752. FOUND, camera. found a camera at 6th near michigan, contact me with a description to claim it, thx. 785-383-9008


Brown Medical, LLC Occupational Medical Services

is seeking an

Activities Program Director Submit Application to: 1216 Biltmore Drive Lawrence, KS 66049 Fax:785-856-7901 For qualifications, application, and position information, visit: Neuvant House of Lawrence is a Tobacco Free Campus. EEO/ADA Compliant

Medical Office Assistant

Immediate Part time opening Part-time physician in medical office which may become full-time. Previous billing and accounts management experience a plus, but can be trained. Computer skills a must, repsonsibilities may include anwering phone, scheduling appointments, data entry, accounts management, medical claims and billing, assisting with patience as needed. Conpensation commensorate with experience. Send reply to Box #1454, c/o Lawrence Journal-World, PO Box 888, Lawrence, KS 66044

Every ad you place runs

in print and online.

MULTI-MEDIA ACCOUNT EXECUTIVES The World Company Account Executives are responsible for selling and maintaining print and online advertising for Lawrence Journal-World,, KUsports. com,, and other company newspapers, websites and digital products. Our sales team will sell clients a platform of products including print and online advertising, web banners, and event marketing sponsorships. Account Executives are accountable for meeting or exceeding sales goals, prospecting new clients and making initial contact by cold-calling either in person or by phone. They are responsible for developing and building relationships with potential clients to build a large advertising client list. Sales opportunities include Lawrence, Kansas and surrounding communities. Ideal candidates will have minimum two years experience in sales, marketing and/or advertising; experience in online media sales; demonstrated success with prospecting and cold calling; excellent verbal and written communication skills; networking, time management and interpersonal skills; regular achievement of monthly sales goals; self motivated; proficient in Microsoft Office applications; and a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation with proof of auto insurance, and a clean driving record. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to We offer an excellent benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, paid time off, employee discounts and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. EOE

PRN position for RN(s) with ER Experience. Work to Begin in Feb. 2012. Orientation to begin in Dec. 2011. Accepting Resumes Now Nurse(s) needed for PRN work job at Power Plant in Lawrence Kansas area. Please fax resume to: 1-785-865-7160 Questions call: 1-785-865-7114 Office number: 1-740-574-8728 Occupational Nursing experience a plus but not required. Cook/Dietary Mgr Full Time w/benefits. Experience required. Vintage Park at Baldwin City Assisted Living Community 785-594-4255 ask for Sue

Front Office Receptionist

Part time. Bilingual is a plus. Evenings and weekends required. Fax resume to Lisa 785-842-7433

SUBSTITUTE CARRIER Substitutes needed for rural newspaper routes in your area. Candidates must be available to work between the hours of 1:00am-6:00am and must have reliable transportation. This is a great way to earn extra money. Call 785-8327249 and leave a message with your name, number, and the area you are interested in a being a substitute.

MULTI-MEDIA SALES MANAGER The World Company, a fast-paced, multi-media organization in Lawrence, Kansas, is looking for a leader to supervise a sales team which increases advertising revenue for all digital and print advertisers. By working closely with our sales and management teams, this individual will: • Recommend and execute sales strategy to achieve budgeted goals. • Supervise and develop sales account executives in their efforts to achieve their revenue goals. • Participate in the development and sales of new, revenue-generating projects. • Create a work process plan that promotes communication, encourages cooperation and operates efficiently, focusing on overall revenue growth with consideration for individual units’ revenue goals. • Work closely with the VP of Sales & Marketing to develop and propose pricing and packaging to fill needs of both the client and the company. • Know the strengths and weaknesses of the competition across all advertising mediums and position The World Company accordingly. • Understand and work with traffic, production and billing systems and staff to efficiently manage sales processes. • Submit weekly and monthly status reports including pacing/projections and progress summary. Ideal candidates should have at least five years of successful career development in sales, e.g. growth in territory or responsibility; a bachelor’s degree is preferred or equivalent years of experience; a proficiency for understanding and selling all media types; a creative, positive and flexible attitude and a team-oriented philosophy; strong selling and organizational skills; strong verbal, mathematical, and analytical skills; a proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) and media software. Candidates must possess a valid state driver’s licenses (or be able to get one). 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, preemployment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. EOE

!C #R%&AY) OCTO-.R /0) !1// Hotel-Restaurant Maintenance


Maintenance Worker I & II

3030 SW Wanamaker Rd A Kansas City favorite, the Blue Moose is coming to Topeka Hiring for all positions:

SERVERS, HOSTS, BARTENDERS, COOKS & BUSSERS OPEN INTERVIEWS: Fri, 10/14 9:00-1:00 & 3:00-5:30 Sat, 10/15 10:00- 12:00 Mon, 10/17 9:00-1:00 & 3:00-5:30 Tue, 10/18 9:00-1:00 & 3:00-5:30

*Interviews will be held at Heritage Bank (same parking lot) 3024 SW Wanamaker Rd

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites

is looking for friendly, customer oriented people for the following positions:

The City of Eudora, Kansas, (population 6,200) seeks responsible applicants with knowledge of the operation, maintenance and repair of city owned facilities and infrastructure including streets, water distribution, storm water management, sewer system collection and park maintenance. Salary range for Maintenance Worker I $24K to $29K, Maintenance Worker II - $29K to $33K. Interested applicants should submit an application: City of Eudora Box 650, Eudora, KS 66025 Attention: Pam Schmeck. or at by October 31, 2011. For more information and complete job description go to EOE

Mirror is seeking a Counselor for our residential or outpatient TX program in Topeka to work with high risk clients. BA, LAC (or LCAC) & SB 123 cert. & exp. with offenders pref. Comp. salary & exc. benefits. Meet drug-free policy & security check. See for details. Resume: Richard, @ 2201 SE 25th St., Topeka, KS 66605, call (785) 267-0561 or EOE.

Trade Skills

Cedarwood Apts

Historical Lawrence, Kansas, is located 45 minutes from Kansas City, MO, has a nationally recognized arts scene, a vibrant downtown and is home to the University of Kansas with its long-standing basketball tradition. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to We offer an excellent benefits package including health insurance, 401k, paid time off, employee discounts and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen, eye exam and physical lift assessment required. EOE

Downtown Lofts

New Studio, 1, & 2 BRs



One Month Free Rent!

2001 W. 6th. 785-841-8468

2 & 3 Bedrooms Clubhouse lounge, gym, garages avail., W/D, walk in closets, and 1 pet okay. 3601 Clinton Pkwy., Lawrence

Apartments Unfurnished


Red Oak Apts. 2408 Alabama

Newly remodeled 1 & 2 BR water & trash paid $450 - $510/mo. Deposits -$300

Call Today 785-841-1155


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


Available January 2012

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2411 Cedarwood Ave. Beautiful & Spacious

1 - 2 BRs 1 & 2BRs start at $400/mo. * Near campus, bus stop Garages - Pool - Fitness Center • Ironwood Court Apts. * Laundries on site • Park West Gardens Apts * Near stores, restaurants • Park West Town Homes * Water & trash paid 785.840.9467 4BR duplex - start at $795 —————————————————— 2BR — 2412 Alabama in Get Coupon* for $25 OFF 4-plex. 1 bath, CA, washer EACH MONTH’S RENT & dryer. No pets. $470/mo. *Sign lease by Oct. 31, 2011 —————————————————— Call 785-841-5797 CALL TODAY (Mon. - Fri.) 2BR - 3503 W. 7th Court, 2 785-843-1116

2BR at 1BR price

Newer 2BR for only $475. Jacksonville Apts. Act fast! (785) 841-4935



story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage, 1 pet ok. $650/mo. 785-841-5797

2BR - 415 W. 17th, laundry on site, wood floors, off-st. parking, CA. No pets. $500$550, water pd. 785-841-5797 2BR — 725 W. 25th, In 4plex, CA, W/D hookup, offst. parking. $410-$420/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, 1st floor, DW. $490/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

Move-in Special for 1BRs Only one of each left: 2BR Apt.& 2BR Townhome

2BR, lower in 4-plex, 1725 Tennessee. $465/mo. Has DW. Quiet & clean. No pets. 785-813-1344, 785-393-4510

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

2BR avail. now, very nice & quiet, DW, W/D, off st. parking. $535/mo. No pets. 785-423-1565, 785-841-4035


Last One Left!!

941 Indiana - 2BR 1 bath $650/mo. 785-841-4935


One Month FREE Tuckaway at Frontier 542 Frontier, Lawrence 1BR, 1.5 bath 2BR, 2.5 baths

Avalon Apartments 901 Avalon

2BR, 900 sq. ft., balcony, Heat & water paid, Easy walk to school or downtown, $630/mo., $300 deposit.



Campus & Downtown 2 & 3 Bedroom Apts 785-749-7744

3BR cute country home, Eudora school district, $800/ mo. Appls., full bsmt., deck. Avail. Nov. 1. 785-979-0767

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

3BR, 813 Crestline Ct. CA, 1 bath, garage, fenced yard. Avail. Now. $800/mo. 1/2 off Deposit. Call 785-842-7644

Studios — 2400 Alabama, all elect., plenty of parking, AC, laundry. $390, water/cable paid. No pets. 785-841-5797

4BR, 1307 W. 22nd St. 3 level, 1.5 bath, garage, close to KU, school, and shopping. $1,000/mo. 785 331-7846

Studios - 1708 W. 5th, all elect, plenty of parking, AC, laundry. $410. water/cable paid. No pets. 785-841-5797

SPECIAL: 4BR farmhouse with character. Great 6th Street location. $975/mo. 785-832-8728 /785-331-5360

Duplexes 1BR, 2444 Ousdahl. Quiet, has W/D, $455/mo. Water paid. No pets. Avail. now. 785-423-1565, 785-841-4035


• 2 & 3BRs available • 2 Bath, W/D hookups • 2 Car garage w/opener • New kitchen appliances • Maintenance free

Parkway Terrace 2340 Murphy Drive 2BRs - $500/mo.

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes

2BR — 909 Missouri or 1305 Kentucky, in 4-plex. Have CA & DW. No pets. $450/ month. Call 785-841-5797

3BR, 2 bath, 1 car, NW Nicer! No Pets $765/mo. 785.423.5828

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

Now Leasing

785-838-3377, 785-841-3339

Call for Specials!


2859 Four Wheel Drive Large kitchens, bedrooms and closets. Newly up- Amazing 2BR, tranquil intidated. Convinent to all mate setting, free standservices, on the bus route ing townhome w/ courtyard, cathedral ceilings, Call Today 785-841-1155 skylights, & W/D. Most professionals. 2BR - 2406 Alabama, Bldg. 2, residents 2 story, 1.5 baths, CA, DW, Pets ok. Water & trash pd. $750/mo. 785-842-5227 $570. No pets. 785-841-5797

3BR, 2 bath, all amenities, 2BR, 1310 Kentucky. CA, DW, garage. 2807 Four Wheel laundry. Close to KU. $550/ Drive. $795/mo. Available mo. One Month FREE. $200 Now. Call 785-766-8888 Deposit. Call 785-842-7644

SPORTS COPY EDITOR PRINT & DIGITAL The World Company, a fast-paced, multi-media organization in Lawrence, Kansas, is looking for a PRINT & DIGITAL SPORTS COPY EDITOR with a knack for producing innovative designs through copy editing and lively headlines in order to facilitate the publication of high quality, accurate, digital and print sports articles and stories. Copy editor will: • Edit stories for accuracy, clarity, completeness, objectivity, grammar and spelling, organization, readability and style. • Produce the site’s sports content so that it remains current, accurate and fresh. • Design and maintain digital forms, views, links and other technical aspects to maximize interactivity of the user experience. • Create and administer pages in Ellington, content management system which may include the posting of video, audio and written content. • Coordinate with reporters, editors and photographers to ensure consistency in style, tone, and quality. • Perform detail-oriented, quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision. • Interact professionally with other employees, customers and suppliers. • Work effectively as a team contributor on all assignments. • Work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations. Ideal candidates should have a track record of sound news judgment, a keen eye for errors of style and substance, strong design skills, being team oriented, prioritizing and taking pride in the details, and at least one year of newsroom, print or on-line publication copy editing experience. Ability to work evenings and weekends is required. Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent years of work experience and at least three years of experience using Quark Express or InDesign. To apply submit a cover letter, resume and a link to your portfolio to We offer an excellent benefits package including health insurance, 401k, paid time off, employee discounts and more! Background check, preemployment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. EOE

2BR, 925 Alabama. 1 Bath, Central Air, $500/mo. 2 Car garage is avail. for $100 per month. 785-842-7644

Village Square Stonecrest • Hanover 1, 2 and 3 Bedrooms Near KU, Pool, Pet Friendly Reserve YOUR Apt. for 2012 Call 785-842-3040 or email:

2 Months FREE!

Sunrise Terrace — 951 Arkansas, so close to KU! 2BR w/study or 3rd BR, 2 full bath, CA, DW, laundry, lots of parking, some with W/D. $550 - $750/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644


w/electric only, no gas some with W/D included Income restrictions apply Students welcome Sm. Dog Welcome EOH


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

3BR Townhomes Avail. Adam Ave. - 2 bath, 2 car, 1,700 sq. ft., some with fenced yards, $895/mo. Bainbridge Cir. - 1,200 1,540 sq. ft., 1.5-2.5 bath, 1 car, $695 - $775/mo. Pets okay with paid pet deposit 785-841-4785 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644

Apartments & Townhomes 2 & 4BRs Available NOW

1/2 OFF & MORE!

All Units: Pool, on KU bus route, DW, & microwave 2BRs - 1/2 Mo. Rent FREE near KU, laundry facilities 837 MICHIGAN 4BRs - 1st Mo. Rent FREE W/D, FREE wireless internet 660 GATEWAY COURT

Call 785-841-8400

Multi-family sale 625 Brentwood

(go north onto Arrowhead off of Peterson and then go east (right) onto Arrowhead.)

U.S. Robotics Gigabit Ethernet PCI Adapter. U.S. Robotics Gigabit Ethernet Sat. 8AM - Noon PCI Adapter Model 7902 Kids selling donuts. This item is brand new and still in the shrink wrap. $10 1964 Guild Acoustic GuiCall: 785-840-6227 tar ($500 - firm), Fender amplifier, PA speaker. Firewood-Stoves Reel to reel recorder. 2 black nylon GoldWing jackets Firewood - Free Firewood, motorcycle on the ground, Walnut, (med), 3 Arthur Fulmar You cut & haul. Call 785- helmets, Maytag washer $100, electric dryer free, 2 843-4940 or 785-865-9616 twin captains beds with 3 Firewood: Early Bird Sale - drawers, 2 twin matmixed firewood, cured for tresses bedding all sizes, 1 year. $180 per cord. Call wooden toy organizer 785-766-4272 (Lawrence) with plastic bins vintage pottery crocks, Toys for girls and boys, barbies Furniture and accessories, kid books and puzzles. Hal5 Piece Bedroom Set, $750, loween costumes (batexercise bike, $170. Con- man & spiderman size 7) tact 615-516-5044 women’s clothes (med), men’s clothes (large) Box Spring, Brand New. boys clothes (size 8) girls Please call for more infor- teen clothes. Modern mation. 785-841-9427 home decor Pots and pans computer printers or CB cabinet DVD for sale 46” high 8” deep and 23” wide $15. This could be your Phone 785-843-2791

Garage Sale ad!

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

Saddlebrook Townhomes

Luxury 2BR, 2 Bath with W/D and 1 Car Garage. Quiet West side Area 625 Folks Rd., 785-832-8200

Area Open Houses SPARKLING POOL & SPA OPEN Sat., Oct. 15, 1- 4pm.

Medical Equipment 785-842-1069 2BR, 1 bath, secluded, large country home, natural gas. avail. now. 1 sm. dog ok. No smoking. 785-838-9009 3BR ranch NW area. 1.5 bath, nice yard, deck, all appls., and 1 car garage. $825/mo. Avail. now. 785-766-9823


Garage Sale

Fri. 7AM-3PM Sat. 7AM-1PM 4128 Wimbledon Drive Rain or Shine Wheel Chairs (2) different Lawrence, $246,900. Beautiful 2,700 sq. ft., 4BR, styles, (3) walkers differ705 Chouteau Court. 3 bath, single family home ent styles, assorted cush2 blocks west of 8th & w/lots of extras, walk-out, ions (2) gel, shower chair, Monterey Way. finished bsmt.,landscaped potty chair, IV pole, 20” & fenced yard, sprinkler & TV, TV cabinet, wall mount Pictures, Glassware, 3 taalarm system. Assessed at GF. clock, AB Doer exer- ble model TVs, small $274,000 - priced to sell! ciser 785-842-3719, after 12. school desk, hump back (785)766-7486. Photos at: trunk, luggage, portable Miscellaneous sewing machine, RCA epb/6314957p compact disc. changer, Gutter Cover For sale. Optimus five disc auto. $100/best offer. Call: changer, gas can, quilt Farms-Acreage rack, metal folding lawn 785-842-8837 chairs, metal folding 14 wooded acres near Lake chairs, antique full size Perry. Old homestead (no Music-Stereo bed, antique hutch, house). Repo, assume wood drop leaf table- 6 owner financing, no down Three Pianos with bench. chairs leather seats & payment, $585 monthly & Wurlitzer top antique spinet: $250. porcelain 11 Acres, corner w/ trees, Acrosonic spinet: $525. pull out leaves table, $343 monthly 785-554-9663 Kimball Console: $525. cookware, golf balls & sofa pillows, Price includes tuning and shoes, Douglas Co. / Lecompton clothes, suits & shirts, delivery. Call: 785-832-9906 6 - 50 Ac. trees, ponds, hillbooks, leather shoulder top view, sm. home. Price bag, full size football taReduced - Owner Finance Sports-Fitness ble game. Call Joe @ 785-633-5465 Equipment 03 For Sale: 80 acre farm land. Roof top ski carrier-Thule MGI BUSINESS 18 miles from Lawrence. 60 enclosed. room for all your LIQUIDATION acres great crop land, 20 skis, snowboard, gear!. AtWAREHOUSE SALE acres pasture. Large tach and go. new 300.00 Giant Business 100.00 excellentcreek. Great for homesites Price & horses. Call Chris at 785-830-8867 Liquidation Sale 785-418-5435 or 913-884-4500 4811 Quail Crest Pl., Lawrence, KS 66049 THURSDAY, 10/20/2011 7:00 AM-6:00 PM FRIDAY, 10/21/201 7:00 AM-6:00 PM



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

Baby & Children's Items

High Chair - Metal, durable high chair. Can be a youth 1-5BRs - 8 Houses & Apts chair for an older child. Avail. now by owner. Some Asking $10. 785-843-2140 near KU/downtown. $525 & up. Joy Realty 785-842-2268

1st Class, Pet Friendly Houses & Apts.

Fri. Oct. 14th -8-5 Sat,. Oct 15 8-1

Tablecloth: white damask, lots of household items, electronics, 2 72” x 90”. Excellent condi- games, tables, patio tion. $6.00. Call massage fire pit, large patio 785-749-4490 after 3:00 pm. flower pots, king size Tablecloth: white linen, 68” bed frame, camera trix 84”. Excellent condition. pod, office chairs, and $5.00. Call 785-749-4490 af- much more. ter 3:00 pm.


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CALL FOR SPECIALS! Move in by Nov. 1, 2011 Call for details 785-838-9559


Costume: Men’s white doc- 01 tor coat (large) with black bag. Like new. $10.00. Call 785-749-4490 after 3:00 pm.

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2BRs from $550 - $800/mo. Some units - 1 month free. 785-832-8728 / 785-331-5360


4BR, 2707 Freedom Hill Ct. Excellent cul-de-sac location. 3 Bath, bsmt. $1,250 Heritage Realty 785-841-1412


Lane Regina China Hutch. 3BR, nice, S. of 23rd St. 1 H-69 inches, W-42 1/2 For $39.95, your ad will Bath, W/D, garage, No inches, 2 drawers, 2 doors, run Wednesday- Thurspets. $675/mo. Avail. now. Baldwin City 2 glass doors with 2 day in the community 785-841-4035, 785-423-1565 shelves. $40 785-550-1893 weekly newspapers, the Journal-World 3BR nice duplex avail. now. Large wooden coffee ta- Lawrence 1 bath, new appls., 1 car, lg. ble. Large wooden, heavy and on all of our online fenced yard. $750/mo. 1/2 coffee table, might need websites. OFF 1st Month 785-594-4864 some refinishing. FREE. pls You have up to 45 lines in call 785-550-4142 2BR, 1 Bath in 4-plex print! Newly remodeled, major Eudora Moving to Retirement The package includes a appls., W/D, Fireplace. Shipped From AVAIL. Now 785-865-2505 3BR, newer split level, 625 Village. box around your ad, a Exceptional big header and special E. 14th Terrace. Nice area, France. centering and attention! 2BR, 1.5 bath, range, refrig., 2 bath, FP, 2 car, nice yard. Beauty - 3 door armoire, bed, headboard and DW, W/D hookup, disposal, $1,175/mo. 913-441-3111 footboard upholstered Just go to: off-st. parking. on Harvard, full size, 2 nightstands W. of Iowa. No pets. $625/ Lecompton for the bed, desk which place/classifieds/ mo. Call 785-842-0158 opens to dressing table, 2BR home, 507 Boone, appls., chair. Everything in very Click on “place an ad” condition. Also, W/D hookup, CA/CH, lg. 1 good under the blue garage car, lg. yard, mowing pro- Thomasville sofa - bright sale box and follow the colors, Thomasville dinvided. $600/mo. + deposit. step by step process! 2BR, 2 bath, 2121 Pikes Peak. ing table and six chairs New carpet/paint. $750/mo. 785-766-0035, 785-766-0271 with 2 leaves, all pads. 3BR, 2 bath, 2317 E. 27th 03 Spotless. Quilted Amish Terr. $900/mo. 785-842-7644 Tonganoxie wall hangings brought 3410 & 3418 W. from Holmes County, 3BR, 1,500 sq. ft., 1 bath, 2 10th Terrace. For Sale or Rent. Ohio, NEW. Phone car, loft, fenced, Near W. I(Directions: 3410 and 3418 2 & 3BR trailers from $2,500 785-856-5090 70 exit. $800. Avail. Nov. 1/2 W 10th Terrace. Harvard - $15,000. Rent from $550 OFF Nov. 785-843-4548 eves $650/mo. Possible owner Oak Stereo Cabinet, glass & Kasold, west on Harfinance. Paradise Trailer door. Tall Oak cabinet, vard to Randall, right on LARGE 4BR DUPLEX 913 Christie Ct., Lawrence Park, Tonganoxie, KS glass door 50 in ht, 20in Randall, right on W. 10th - New exterior & carpet. 3 816-985-3114, 913-620-0195 deep, glass shelves $ Terrace. full bath, 2 kitchens, 2LRs, 100.00- back panel access. Saturday, Oct. 15 walk-out basement, 2 car. 785-830-8867 CEDAR HILLS at 8:00 AM. $1,100/mo. 913-687-2582 New Management Outdoor chaise lounge 1-3BR apts. in Tonganoxie book chair. new $59, now $10. Collector’s Many improvements! Apartments, Houses & Used once. Please call collection,contemporary, 816-260-8606, 913-845-0992 Duplexes. 785-842-7644 historical, fine old 785-393-0738 illustrated’s, 1st ediHOME FOR RENT piano music Recliner/electric Lift tions, 2 Bedroom, living room Chair, Pride 450GL royal books, ship books, Tibasement, small acreage. blue vinyl -like leather, me- tanic Historical Society Townhomes 913-845-2400 - $675./mo. Wonderdium size. $400 or best of- Commutator’s. fer. used 9 mo only. Call ful Pulaski library stairs 1, 2, & 3BR townhomes maple w/leather covered 785-843-7421 avail. in Cooperative. Units Office Space rails. Child’s wooden roll starting at $412 - $485/mo. Vanity Dresser with mirror, top desk/chair, Fire King Water, trash, sewer paid. Luxury Office Suites Avail. bench-$100. 785-843-1141 4 drawer fireproof SW Lawrence, 2 offices left FIRST MONTH FREE! or 785-691-7791 safe/filing cabinet, Polk 785-633-5465 Audio 5.1 surround Back patio, CA, hard wood www.lawrencespacefor Very Good Condition. Solid sound, Goya Model C4 floors, full bsmt., stove, wood dining room set, ta- acoustic guitar, vinyl refrig., W/D hookup, garble has 2 slide out leaves, albums, clothes, shoes, bage disposal, Reserved seats 6 w/leaves ex- decorator items, small Office Space Available parking. On site managetended. Includes 4 Ashley pressure washer, at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy. ment & maintenance. 24 hr. dining chairs, $350. wet/dry vac, porch sw785-841-4785 emergency maintenance. 785-842-2251 ing, patio furniture, Membership & Equity Fee wicker porch furniture, Required. 785-842-2545 other items too numer(Equal Housing Opportunity) Retail & Gift Ideas ous to mention. 3410 and Commercial Space 3418 W 10th Terrace. KU Snuggie. Printed Colle- Harvard & Kasold, west 2BR, 1 bath, 2100 Haskell. 1311 Wakarusa - office giate, new in box. One size CA, DW, W/D hookup, car- space available. 200 sq. ft. fits all. $15.00. Please call on Harvard to Randall, right on Randall, right on port. $575/mo. Available - 6,000 sq. ft. For details 785-331-7022. W. 10th Terrace. Please Now. Call 785-842-7644 call 785-842-7644 no early callers. Paintball Marker. 785-766-5514 BT-4:COMBAT paintball Warehouse Space marker, gently used in good working order, hop- 03 2,000 sq.ft. warehouse with per and CO2 tank included, loading dock, overhead & a $160 value. Call Chris at 2BR, 2 bath, fireplace, CA, drive-in doors. 23rd Street 918-855-6524 W/D hookups, 2 car with visibility. $750/mo. - negoopener. Easy access to tiable. First Month FREE! Holiday Decor 785-218-1924, 785-550-7351 4120 Goldfield St. I-70. Includes paid cable. (off Monterey Way, turn Pets under 20 lbs. allowed on west 8th to Goldfield Christmas Tree Stand. Call 785-842-2575 or Harvard Rd. Asking $5. Please call to Goldfield) 785-393-0738

The Woods of Old West Lawrence 785-841-4935

2BR starting at $525 W/D included. Pool


3BR, 1 Bath. 1632 W. 20th 3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st Terr. Near KU & Lawrence floor, 1 bath. Avail. now. No High. Fenced yard, play room. NO PETS! $750/mo. pets. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 Call 785-832-9906 3BR, 1,700 sq.ft. custom built 3BR - 2121 Inverness, 2 home avail Nov. 1. 2 bath, story, 2.5 bath, CA, DW, gas FP, unfin. bsmt., 2 car W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet garage, handicap access. ok. $940/mo. 785-841-5797 $1,250/mo. 785-393-4440 3BR, 2 story, 1,200 sq. ft. 1.5 3-4BR house avail. immediBath, W/D hookup. 3332 W. ately. CH/CA, 4 car garage, 8th St. $750/mo. + deposit. $875/mo. 18 mi. N. of LawSunset Elem. 785-842-9033 rence, 7 mi. N. of Tonganoxie. 816-838-1988

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The successful candidate should have web press experience; be proficient in running four color; practical experience in preventive maintenance; a self-starter and have an attitude of continuous improvement; ability to lift 80 pounds; required to stand for long periods of time and bend and twist; able to walk/use hands and fingers to operate or feel objects, tools or controls; and ability to see with 20/20 near vision.

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

The Lawrence Journal-World has an opening for an experienced Web Pressman. We are a family-owned operation with a 20,000 circulation daily newspaper, several weekly community newspapers, a Commercial Printing division, and a contract print site for USA TODAY. Pressman will operate and maintain a web press to produce printed materials; monitor quality during production; and complete maintenance. Position is a full-time night position with a weekend rotation and regular holiday work with appropriate holiday pay.

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Residential roofers & roofers laborers needed must be dependable and have own transportation. Please call 913-287-2101

ART ADJUNCT PROFESSOR INTERACTIVE WEB DESIGN Successful candidate must 1BR, 1/2 block to KU, rehold MA or better in served parking, $510. GAS & Graphic Design or related WATER PAID. 785-842-7644 field. Must be proficient in Dreamweaver, HTML, CSS, 1BRs — 622 Schwarz. CA, Submit applications at Flash and Wordpress. Will laundry, off-street parking, 3411 Iowa Street. No teach graduate and un- gas & water paid. $435/ dergraduate classes as phone calls please . needed. Travel expense mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 assistance may apply. Great location 1/2 block to Landscaping & Qualified applicants must KU at 1034 Mississippi. Ensubmit resume and cover Lawn ergy efficient 1BR (Big BR) letter and unofficial tranwith private parking. Avail. IRRIGATION TECHNICIAN scripts to: recruitment@ now. $475/mo. No pets. Perform Winterizations 4 Call Neil 785-423-2660 AA/EOE weeks (785) 218-5277. 2BR — 1017 Illinois. 2 story, 1 bath, CA, DW. $570/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797



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20 inch girl’s bicycle. Purple and white girl’s bicycle- good condition. Call 785-865-0806 $20

Clothing Costume: Child’s pistolero, size 10. Colorful wool serape with Mexican hat. $3.00. Call 785-749-4490 after 3:00 pm.

Lawrence 01

3rd Annual BLSA Fundraiser Garage Sale Saturday, October 15 8AM-1PM. 413 Yorkshire Drive.

(Corner of Peterson Road and Yorkshire) Furniture, Clothing, Collectibles, Books, Kitchen & Household items, Stuffed Animals, misc.

SATURDAY, 10/22/2011 8:00 AM-4:00 PM. OFFICE FURNITURE-desk sets, file cabinets, bookshelves, cabinets and office furnishings. SCREEN PRINT MANUFACTURING AND WAREHOUSE EQUIPMENT- rolling racks, fans, finishing tables, screen print presses, washing stations, ink mixing machine, light table, assorted printing tools and lighting fixtures. TRADE SHOW AND RETAIL STORE FIXTURES- display racks, hangers, mannequins, grid wall panels and accessories. COMPUTER AND ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT. ADULT AND YOUTH APPARELboth decorated/ printed and undecorated.

Lawrence 03 Multi Family Garage Sale!!! 4313 Goldfield St (On the corner of Harvard and Goldfield) Saturday 7-12 Halloween and Christmas decorations, Adult purple tricycle, DESKTOP PC win Vista, Coffee Table and 2 end tables, PORTABLE DVD PLAYER, Books and videos, CAMPING stuff, SOCCER shorts,socks, cleats -kids and adult size, Roller blades, kids TOYS (easy bake oven, action figures, puzzles, books, and Beanie Babies), PLUS SIZED WOMEN’S CLOTHING casual and businss attire, NAME BRAND KIDS and TEEN clothing (Abercrombie, American Eagle, Forever 21, Aeropostle,Gap and PINK), Pajamas kids & adult, Kitchen itemsdishes, small appliances, vases, Multiple AQUARIUMS and fish accessories, pet supplies, SUV pet partition, Fish finder, outdoor speakers, HAND TOOLS. household items TWIN COMFORTER/sheet sets and blankets, cookie molds, Scrap book misc, candle holders, craft items 03

Saturday, Oct. 15 9AM. - 1PM. 1210 Lakeview Ct. (1/4 mile west of 13th & Monterey) Look for LOW MAINTENANCE LANDSCAPE yard sign.

We sell “hard to find” plants you won’t find at the garden centers. Large selection of native plants, low water plants, rare plants, unusual perennials, shrubs and trees. Some specific plants include; clump forming bamboo, spreading evergreen bamboo, hardy banana tree, pawpaw tree, southern magnolia trees, cold hardy palms, grasses and cactus. Most of our plants are organically grown and no pesticides are used. Pricing information: MANY SALE ITEMS! Most 1gal perennials $5-12, Most 1gal shrubs $10-15, Most 3gal shrubs $15-25, Most 5gal trees $10-60, Most 10 gal trees $50-100. Cash or Checks accepted, no credit cards, Please try to have exact change. We offer creative landscape design and quality installation services. You are invited to tour our display gardens during plant sale hours to see an example of our quality work. If you sign up for our design services at the sale, we will give you $50 Design Dollars; apply to the cost of hiring us to design your landscape ($400 min). Please note that we are open only on these dates and times. This is a private residence and the sale falls under “garage sale” rules set forth by the city of Lawrence. 04

1517 A Legend Trail, Sat. 7:30-1PM.

Office chairs, desk, curtains, printers, TVs, matching twin comforters, wood shelves, dorm fridge, beads, scrapbook supplies, fabric, gift cards/boxes, pads of paper, baskets 04

Saturday Only Sale! 7am - 11am 5503 Wagstaff Dr. Lawrence

Girl’s 24’’ 18 speed W/helmet Boy’s 18’’ single speed W/helmet Razor Rip Rider 360 22’’ T.V. 1 sml. & 1 med. Animal travel cage Travel table top gas grill 2 garden hose holder Various size kids & adult winter boots 12 gal. Wet/dry shop vac ½ doz. 6’ tall T-bars w/30lb driver Boys Y-med. Clothing 5 piece kitchen cabinets and various odds & ends 05

Cul-de-sac Sale New Items Each Day

Friday and Saturday, 10/14 & 10/15 8am - noon 1960 Singing Hills Court Old fashioned school desk, video gaming chair, like-new crib, TV’s, DVD’s, books, childrens clothes, girls bike, books, toys, household items and much more. 05

Saturday 8AM - 1PM 1929 Carmel Drive Lawrence

between Inverness and Wakarusa, south of 15th St. 2 desks; large oak bookcase; butcher block microwave stand; large mirror; lamps; ski jackets & ski gear (boots, goggles, ski totes); Hockey skates; rollerblades; tons of kids’ books, including series such as: Babysitters Club; jewelry; very nice ladies’ clothing, including: Chico’s, Talbots, Gap, Liz; stamp collections; outdoor lights; golf balls; plate rack; shelves; much, much more 08

60 years of Life Treasures

Major Downsizing from 3BR house to 1BR Retirement Community. Sat. & Sun. 8am.-1pm.

Rain or Shine, Sleet or Snow Everything will have to go!

Cash sale/sold “as is”/ removal required at time of sale.

2703 Stonebarn Terrace. (1 Street south of Clinton Pkwy & Lawrence Ave. )

You don’t want to miss this sale!

Direct all inquires as phone message to, 785-841-6260 ext. 910.

Household items of all kinds...Make offer for items

Enter through back dock doors.

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Garage Sale

Sat., 10-15 8-noon. 3323 Iowa, lot 367

Lawnmower, weed eater, womens clothing, toys, computer, wireless gaming chair and dishes.

Garage Sale Saturday Only 8AM - 4PM 226 Locust Street Lawrence

No early callers please!

Fri., Sat., & Sun. 9AM-4PM 214 N. 6th Street, North Lawrence.


Hundreds of costumes sold below any other retailer. These are NEW and 50%-90% below regular retail prices. Wigs, hats, caps, masks and many many more items....for adults and children.

Oct.13, 14, 15th Thursday, Friday & Saturday. 8am-dark

1901 New Hampshire Lawrence, KS

Many other Halloween decor items available. Galvanized trash cans, clothing items, cosmetics, comforters and blankets. Office and school supplies. These are all new items sold at below retail prices. Many items at .25 cents Too many items to list...come check it out....this is a DO NOT MISS kind of sale. 14

Two Family Sale Fri. & Sat. 8 AM - ?

1705 E. 21st Terrace & 1707 E. 21st Terrace Lawrence Home wood shop, tools, table saw, miter saw, drills, air compressor, band saw, hammers, spray guns, fishing equipment, lawn mower, Troybilt tiller, bicycles, electronics, computers, puzzles, purses, bedding, clothing (women’s plus sizes), VHS tapes, lots of misc. pictures, magazines, & more. 15

“Added To” Garage Sale Sat., Oct. 15 7:30AM - 4PM Sun., Oct. 16 9AM - 3PM 2349 Ohio Street

Electric smoker, tools, wire shelves, ‘92 Chevy Lumina, 7.5 ft. half tree, good TV, adult clothing most sized 2-6 & some larger, linens, artificial flowers, VHS movies, books, shimmer ghostabout 2ft, fiber optic black cat, Holiday: Spring, Fall, Halloween, Christmas, More jewelry, a few collectible children’s book, house wears, 2ft resin Snowman, Rugs (one round 8ft), complete Harley Davidson wedding accessories, bathroom wall cabinet, plastic containers lg, Ty beanies 10 cents (free Sunday), furniture. 16

GARAGE SALE Thur. Fri. & Sat. 8:30-4:30

2739 Maverick Lane Pet carrier, fishing poles, comic books, and much much more. 17


232 Earhart Circle (just off Wakarusa, past 6th St.) Friday, Oct. 14th 7am - noon Childrens’ furniture complete twin bed and an armoire, toys/games, & name brand clothing (Abercrombie, PINK, Holister, etc.) all in excellent condition. Pottery Barn bedding, household and seasonal decor items, luggage, and an Ab Lounger. ...all items priced to be sold!

This could be your Garage Sale ad! For $39.95, your ad will run Wednesday- Thursday in the community weekly newspapers, the Lawrence Journal-World and on all of our online websites. You have up to 45 lines in print! 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!

Baldwin City Fabric and Home Decor Sale during Maple Leaf Festival Oct. 15 -16 10AM-4PM. 414 E. 700 Road follow highway 56 - 5-1/2 miles west of highway 56 -59 junction. Turn north on 700 E. Rd. Go 1-1/8 miles north. 785-633-2919, if questions. Worth your time to make the drive.

Maple Leaf Festival 4 Family Garage Sale Priced to sell

510 Oak Leaf Ct. Baldwin

(on 458 to Baldwin, down from the white water tower, Second Rd to the left)

Friday, Saturday and Sunday 8AM-5PM Tools, fishing poles, furniture, clothes, almost new black leather motorcycle jacket. Dishes, baskets, comforter, rugs & more.


GARAGE SALE Friday & Saturday October 14, 15th 8am-?? each day

17734 169th Street Basehor, KS Clothing, basketballs, exercise equipment, Antique Chandelier, dishes, books, magazines, 6 vending machines, kids scooters, Teaching Supplies, books and much, much more.

Don’t miss it! Directions: Near 168th Street & Evans Road. Watch for Signs.

Garage Sale Thursday & Friday 8-5PM both days 15616 Cedar St. Basehor (off of 157th & Parallel)

Antique oak table, retro metal table, metal twin bed, baby decor and items, kitchen decor, metal chairs, crocks, gingerbread items, home interior items, and books, Stop by to see if we have something to decorate your home with or to add to your collection.

Huge Garage Sale 15010 Josh St. Prairie Lakes Addition Basehor, Ks. Oct. 13, 14, 15 7AM to 5PM GO TO 150th and State Ave. and go north and then take your 2nd left which is Josh St. It will be the first house you come to on your right. Antique Secretary Desk 1941 Couch China Dishes Pine Entertainment Center Baby Bed & Mattresses 2 Area Rugs Christmas Decorations Halloween Costumes Troll Dolls Chatty Cathy Doll Books: Adult and Children Record Albums Cassette Tapes Coats Lots of Clothes Teachers Supplies All proceeds will be going to a dear friend that has been diagnosed with cancer.

Bonner Springs ESTATE SALE / Garage Sale 13649 Metropolitan, Fri-Sat-Sun, Oct. 14-15-16 8AM-?

Furniture, Appliances, Clothing, Dishes, Tools, Kraft Supplies, Sewing Items and Material, Craftsman Radial Arm Saw, Trailer Tires and Wheels, other misc. stuff


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HUNGRY? Snack Stop (Coffee, Water, Cookies and Other Delectable Treats Available!)


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New, Used, Antiques, Home Decor, Furniture, Toys and Clothing. The Home Decor and Furniture is all brand new from our closed store in Texas! Come by see what we have!

Garage Sale One Day only Friday, October 14 9AM-5PM

13720 Riverview (Turn West at the stoplight at K7 and I-70, turn North, Drive one block and turn West on Riverview to address, turn North into Driveway, then left down to the house.)

Saturday Only Oct. 15, 8AM - 2PM

23532 W 72nd Terrace Shawnee, KS (Shawnee Mission Parkway/ K7 (West to Hedge Lane Terrace/South to 72nd Terrace)

Karaoke Machine, Furniture, Patio Furniture, Garden Items, Water Sprinklers, Tent, Exercise Equipment, Golf Bags, Golf Clubs, Golf Clothes, Golf Shoes, CDs, DVDs, VCR, Speakers, Receivers, TVs, Coolers, Pictures, Books, Dooney & Coach Purses, Womens & Mens Clothes, Shoes, Coats, Hats, Coffee Maker, Blender, Dual Toaster, Old Christmas Decorations, Hallmark, Barbie, & Longenberger, Household Misc. & More.

Tonganoxie Garage Sale Friday, Oct. 14 8am to 6pm Saturday, Oct. 15 8am to 2pm





HUGE SALE Friday Saturday Sunday 9AM-? Early Birds Are Welcome 18401 State Ave. Tonganoxie (West of Basehor and East of Tonganoxie)


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Chrysler 1999 Sebring Convertible by Owner.

Pets CAT - Free to good home, big beautiful black cat, male, neutered, declawed, all shots current. Very loving cat. Call 785-594-2770 Free to good home English pointer female, spayed, 2 Buick 2009 Lucerne CXL, heated seats, yr. old, good natured, non leather 3800 V6, great power hunter, 785- 832-0734 with great gas mileage, Free to good home. One On Star, trade in, year old boxer-golden stk#54939A2 only retriever mix. Very ener$14,855. getic and friendly. KenDale Willey 785-843-5200 nel trained. Great dog, but just needs more space than we have. Call: 785-842-3668

Certified Fuller Wheat Seed: $12/bushel, bulk only. 98% germ. Treatment avail. 785-241-1370

Boats-Water Craft Bayliner 15’ Bass/Ski Boat Online auction

Chevrolet 2010 Cobalt LT, fwd, 4cyl, great gas mileage, GM Certified, 2 yrs of scheduled maintenance, reliability! What more could you ask? Only $14,444. Stk#18218. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

Chevrolet 2006 Cobalt LT Sedan Blue, T6900A $9888.00 Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500

Want to Buy: 30 - 40 round bales of Horse quality, Brome Hay, delivered. Call 785-760-0526

Buick 2001 Regal LS Sedan, Gold Metallic, B6647A $7771.00 Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500

2011 Monte Carlo

40ft 5th wheel Triple Axle. Washer/Dryer. Big Shower. Queen sized bed. Two air conditioners, ice box, microwave, two flat screen TVs. Matching leather couch and recliner chair. Island kitchen. $39,500. Must Sell! John: 817-583-9711

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

Champagne body with black convertible top. Has recently been thoroughly checked by professional local auto mechanic who is available to discuss details of tune-up work needed. Asking below blue book value. Nice Car! Please call Jeremy at 785-230-1990 or e-mail Serious inquiries only please.

Chrysler 2010 Sebring Convertible Touring, this is one fun car! Come by for a test drive! Stk#16266 only $16,500. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

Ford 2007 Focus SE Cloud 9 White! Credit so Easy a Child Can Do It! 785-841-0102 Ford 2010 Focus SE in charcoal gray. Great gas mileage from 4 cyl. automatic. Like new, one owner, no accidents, & priced right. Satellite radio. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

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

Ford 2008 Fusion SE Silver Bright Metallic, 44K Get Hooked At

Mercury 2008 Milan White Suede Pearl, 34K Academy Cars: Where You Have the Right To Love Your Car! 785-841-0102

Credit? •BEST •Blemished •Bruised •Frightening My “For The People” Credit Approval Process Was Designed to Have You Driving a Nicer, Newer Car Today Oldsmobile 1999 Alero GLS Sedan black, B96232B $2,991.00 Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500

Pontiac 2008 G6 Sedan GT Stk#D8757 Sale Price $14,780

Oldsmobile 1999 Alero GLS Sedan black, B96232B $2,991.00 Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500


Pontiac 2005 6 Base Sedan Sedona Beige, T6851A $9991.00 Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500

Pontiac 2008 G6 Carbon Black, 32K Finally! A Better Way To Go! 785-841-0102 785-841-0102 Ford 2001 Mustang convertible - silver, Excellent condition, looks & runs great. Well maintained and garaged. 6 Cylinder, automatic, all powered instruments (working well). Asking $3,800. (in Lawrence) Call 816-304-9194


Pontiac 2005 6.0L engine, 6sp. transmission, deep ocean blue with gray interior. This is a beautiful car, very rare! Don’t miss this one! For only $15,488. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Pontiac 2008 G6 Carbon Black, 32K Finally! A Better Way To Go! 785-841-0102

Cars-Domestic 1-888-239-5723 All American Auto Mart 1200 E Sante Fe Olathe, KS

Cadillac 2007 CTS leather heated memory seats, On Star, plenty of comfort that only a Cadillac and give you!! Stk#14826A1 only $16,800. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Buick 2008 Enclave CXL AWD, power liftgate, sunroof, navigation, 19” alloy wheels, Bose sound, dvd, On Star, GM certified, first 2yrs maintenance, and much more! Stk# 14586A only $30,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Buick 2006 Lucerne CXL, leather heated memory seats, sunroof, traction control, remote start, alloy wheels, On Star, Harmon/Kardon premium sound, stk#447251 only $16,888. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500

Chevrolet 1999 Malibu LS FWD, WD, leather, sunroof slloy wheels, power seat, cruise control, stk#15551 only $7,350. 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

Chevrolet 2007 Malibu LS, one owner, 4cyl, great gas mileage, great finance terms available, only $11,977. Stk#18647A Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Chevrolet 2005 Cobalt Coupe yellow, D8776A $8288.00 Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500 Dale Willey Automotive 2840 Iowa Street (785) 843-5200

Pontiac 2008 Solstice GXP convertible roadster, low miles, local trade, put alittle spice in your life! Stk#540673 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Chevrolet 2010 Impala LT Stk#D8756 Sale Price $15,780

Cadillac 2007 STS, AWD luxury edition, this is one luxury car that you don’t have to spend a luxurious price on! Stk#131221 only $14,500. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Friday, Oct. 14th, 9am - 4pm Saturday, Oct. 15th, 9am - 2pm Sunday, Oct. 16th, 12Noon - 4pm

Nice clean clothes & shoes- various sizes, lots of antique dishes, old & new, candles, sheets & blankets, furniture, hand tools for men, Ford Tractor including blade and brush hog, 5th trailer and much more.



Shirley Zink’s Garage Sale

19950 Parallel Rd., Tonganoxie

15th St / N 1400 Rd

N 1250 Rd

221 W 1st. St. Tonganoxie. Handicap items, dishes, Christmas dishes, glasses, bar stools, baskets, croquet set, night stand, computer desk, new vanity with sink, kitchen items, air purifier, space heaters, fireplace tools, new light fixtures, Century wire feed welder, new rotary laser level, Still weedeater, tools (electic & hand), door hardware, 4-wheel trailer, carpet vacuum, books, porch swing, patio chairs, and much more.

19th St


List the items in your sale and attract interested buyers. To better serve advertisers and readers, all Lawrence Garage Sales will begin with a map code illustrating the location of each sale. Ad placement within the category is not guaranteed. For information on placing your garage sale ad, call (785) 832-2222

2 fold out foam chairs, portable clothes racks, Kittens: Free to good home. women’s clothes, some 2 sweet, female kittens, antiques, vintage wooden age 2 months. One tabby & rail children’s sled, one calico. 785-841-5858 leather horse harness Toy Poodles, Chihuahuas, mirror, 1950’s Era horse Malti-Poos. Older puppies clock, pony saddle, Ellireduced. 785-883-4883. son Commercial die cut machine with 20 plus dies suitable for scrapbook store, elementary school, or in home paper crafting Buick 2007 Lucerne CXL, studio, household items, leather heated memory misc. seating, premium alloy wheels, OnStar, power Cash only. equipment and more, stk#152481 only $17,266. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Shawnee Farm Products



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At the THENO FARM, K-32 and 159th on the south side of the road.


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15955 Linwood Road, Bonner Springs, KS


W 6th St

See Online Ad for More Details

Thursday, Friday & Saturday October 13,14 & 15, 9am-6pm



Haskell Ave


Lots of Christmas items, books, vintage collectables (McCoy) Jewelry, Household, Movies and Games, Pool Chemicals and 20x40 Solar Blanket, Toys, Craft Supplies, Frames, Baskets and Clothing Patterns (mens, womens, kids and costumes). Kid/Adult Clothing (incl. boys 5T/girls 8, 44x32 new Carhartt pants, XXL St. John’s Bay coat), Dog Training Collar. Large Items Here on Saturday (Pool Table, Ford Truck Topper), Gas Tank (Brand New 1998 Ford Gas Tank - Still in the Box).



Louisiana St

Most clothes 50¢, shoes 50¢, throw rugs 50¢, blankets $1.50, coats $1.50, baseball, football, basketball cards $5 for box, Playboys 25¢, CDs 50¢, bath towels 50¢, some baby stuff, lots of misc. cheap.

Crafts, Crafts, & MORE Crafts (fabric, kits, plastic canvas, needle point & crossstitch material and patterns+++); Furniture (dressers, chests of drawers, kitchen table and chairs, 2 piece solid oak China Hutch); Knick Knacks (tons of misc with lots of lions and teapots); Guns(rifles & pistols - must be KS resident 21 yrs. of age or older.) Handicap Accessories (Adjustable bed, Elec scooter, walkers canes, etc); Tupperware & MORE Tupperware; Kitchen (dishes, pots, cookware, silver, china, glassware, Cuisinart and Accessories, ); BOOKS galore (mystery, fiction, cookbooks & craft books); Holiday Decorations; Horses!! & Riding Equipment (English pants, boots, saddles: jumping & dressage); Model Trains (HO engines, building kits NIB) & much much more!!!!

Peterson Rd

Iowa St

Yard Sale

(South on 59 hwy turn left/East onto 56 hwy. travel 3 miles; turn right/south on 1600E, travel 2 miles )

Bonner Springs 15281 Prarie View Rd. Tanglewood West32 Hwy and 150th

Kasold Dr


95 E. 1600 Rd, Baldwin City, Ks.




Multi-Family Garage Sale

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Wakarusa Dr

Hoosier Cabinet, extension ladder, furniture, tools, books, misc.

Fri. & Sat. 8am - 4pm Sun. 8am-12pm.


Massachusetts St

in back, walk up alley off of 3rd Street

Estate/Barn Sale at Stepping Stone Horse Ranch!


Bonner Springs

Folks Rd



Chevrolet 2010 Malibu’s 32 mpg hwy, nicely equip’d. Like new throughout with remainder of 5yr/100,000 mile factory warranty. 3 available price as low as $16,770. 1.9% apr financing available. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ford 2008 Mustang GT this is one hot ride! Leather heated seats, Shaker sound system, local trade, very nice! Stk#58041A2 only $17,650. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Ford 2005 Taurus SE Sedan - Silver. T96907A $7991.00 Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500

Hyundai 2006 Sonata LX Sedan - Silver, B6689A $9991. Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500

Pontiac 2010 G6 4cyl, great gas mileage, GM certified, that means 2 yrs of scheduled maintenance for free! Stk#453475 only $14,636. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Pontiac 2008 Torrent FWD Sedona Beige, 65K Perfect for Today’s Busy Gal! 785-841-0102

Saturn 2008 Aura 3.5 XE 54K, Cream White You’ll Swear By Us, Not At Us! 785-841-0102

Pontiac 2009 G8 GT 6.0 V8 with lots of power to spare! You gotta drive this one! Not many left! Stk#11346 only $26,853. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Pontiac 2005 Grand Prix GT, leather heated seats, traction control, alloy wheels, remote start, On Star, & more! Stk#555311 only $11,850. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Toyota 2005 Corolla S, FWD, 30-38MPG, auto, tint, spoiler, CD, PL, PW, 105K, $10500. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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

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Air Conditioning

Carpets & Rugs

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

Air Conditioning Heating/Plumbing

930 E 27th Street, 785-843-1691 http://lawrencemarketplace. com/chaneyinc


SINCE 1970 800-887-6929

Automotive Services Auto Maintenance and Repair

FREE CARPET INSTALLATION IS BACK! 100’s of colors of the latest styles of carpet at prices you CAN afford! Let our regular professional contractors do their guaranteed installation work for you... at no cost*! One room or a whole houseful... standard installation is FREE! Many items in-stock and ready to go NOW! Take advantage of this always-popular promotion! Some items are one-of-a-kind so don’t delay.

Don’t forget our great selection of carpet and vinyl remnants, ceramic floor tile and wood laminate… up to 60% OFF!


Jennings’ Floor Trader 3000 Iowa - 841-3838

Dale and Ron’s Auto Service

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

785-838-4488 harrisauto

Hite Collision Repair

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

K’s Tire

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

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

Westside 66 & Car Wash

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

Carpet Cleaning Kansas Carpet Care, Inc.

Serving JO, WY & LV 913-488-9976


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

On-Site Cooking Available Family Owned & Operated


Child Care Provided

Stacked Deck

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

Delivery Service Kaw Valley Express Courier & Delivery Service Fast Local Deliveries Mobile Notary Service Post Office Drops 785-727-3721 Hilltop Child Development Center, 1605 Irving Hill Road Lawrence, Kansas 785-864-4940 Serving Lawrence since 1972. Montessori Children’s House of Lawrence Preschool Enroll by 2-1/2-3 yr.old Half day or All day spots. 785-843-7577/785-842-6002


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 Chim-Chiminee Sweeps Chimney/Dryer Duct Sweeping, Stoves, Inserts, & Liners installed. 25 yrs. exp. 913-724-1957


Rich Black Top Soil No Chemicals Machine Pulverized Pickup or Delivery

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

AUTOCAD Drafting


Free estimate. Honest and Dependable. References available. 785-691-7999

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

Residential Housecleaner Mature, reliable, hardworking. Exceptional quality cleaning. Weekly/Bi-weekly. 10+ yrs experience. Call Brenda at: 860-304-2524

For Promotions & More Info: http://lawrencemarketplace .com/kansas_carpet_care


. Your Local Lawrence Bank

602 E 9th St | 785-843-4522


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

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

Employment Services

• Color & Design • Space Planning • Furniture Layouts • Trade Discounts • Project Management 785-766-9281


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


Concrete CONCRETE INC. Your local concrete repair specialists Sidewalks, Patios, Driveways

Heating & Cooling

1-888-326-2799 Toll Free

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

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

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

Quality work at a fair price!

Decorative & Regular concrete drives, walks, & patios. 42 yrs. exp. Jayhawk Concrete 785-979-5261

1-888-326-2799 Toll Free


Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs


Free Estimates

Insurance Work Welcome

785-764-9582 mclaughlinroofing

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

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

24 emergency service Missouri (816) 421-0303 Kansas (913) 328-4437


Wagner’s 785-749-1696

Al 785-331-6994

http://lawrencemarketplace. com/rivercityhvac

Four - Star Painting & Remodelling Bathroom Remodeling Exterior|Interior Painting Flooring Kitchen Remodeling Roofing Siding

Air Conditioning/ & Heating/Sales & Srvs.

785-764-9136 fourstar

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

Inside - Out Painting Service Complete interior & exterior painting Siding replacement www.lawrencemarketplace. com/scotttemperature

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

Fast Quality Service

Commercial &Residential 24 hour Service


For all your Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing needs

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

Kate, 785-423-4464

Serving the Douglas & Franklin county areas

• Garage Doors • Openers • Service • Installation Garage door opener installation, you supply opener. Professionally installed, all brands, also will check, adjust and lubricate door. Call, Shawn, for quote. 785-312-4386

General Services Accessible and General Public Transportation

Call to schedule a ride: 843-5576 or 888-824-7277 Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 3:30 pm We ask for $2.00 each way. Even if you don’t have a disability and you live outside the Lawrence City limits, we can help.

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

Interior/Exterior Painting

Quality Work Over 20 yrs. exp.

Call Lyndsey 913-422-7002

Home Improvements

Lawn, Garden & Nursery Green Grass Lawn Care

Full Remodels & Odd Jobs, Interior/Exterior Painting, Installation & Repair of: Decks Drywall Siding Gutters Privacy Fencing Doors Trim

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


Dependable Service

Insured 20 yrs. experience

913-488-7320 Home Repair Services Interior/Exterior Carpentry, Vinyl siding, Roofing, Tearoff/reroof. 35 yrs. exp. Free est. 913-636-1881 JASON TANKING CONSTRUCTION New Construction Framing, Remodels, Additions, Decks Fully Ins. & Lic. 785.760.4066 http://lawrencemarket

• Hair styling /Coloring • Soft Curl Perms • Nails & Eye Lashes 785-856-9020 2400 Franklin Rd., Suite E LawrenceMarketplace. . com/ruffends

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


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

Salon & Spa

A. B. Painting & Repair


Roger, Kevin or Sarajane

Garage Doors

KW Service 785-691-5949


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

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

Mowing Leaf/Clean Up Tree Trimming Seeding Shrub Trimming Whatever U Need Marty Goodwin 785-979-1379

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

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

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

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

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

Recycling Services 12th & Haskell Recycle Center, Inc. No Monthly Fee - Always been FREE! Cash for all Metals We take glass! 1146 Haskell Ave, Lawrence 785-865-3730 http://lawrencemarket Lonnie’s Recycling Inc. Buyers of aluminum cans, all type metals & junk vehicles. Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. 8-4, 501 Maple, Lawrence. 785-841-4855 lonnies

Repairs and Services

Locally owned & operated.

Pet Services

Bus. 913-269-0284


NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!

• Baths • Kitchens • Rec Rooms • Tile • Windows •Doors •Trim •Wood Rot Since 1974 GARY 785-856-2440 Licensed & Insured

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Licensed-fertilization, pesticide/herbicides. Lawn renovation/ aeration/vertical cut, leaf removal, pruning, tree/shrub/flower install. 913-220-5615

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Siding Services

Siding Installation, New Construction, Repair, Replace, Painting Windows, Doors, Remodeling FREE Estimates Licensed & Insured (785) 312-0581 crconstruct

Tile Installation

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

Travel Services Lawrence First Class Transportation

Mobile Enviro-Wash LTD

Limos Corporate Cars Drivers available 24/7

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

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


Tree/Stump Removal Arborscapes Tree Service Tree trimming & removal Ks Arborists Assoc. Certified Licensed & Insured. 785-760-3684 www.KansasTreeCare.com3


“Call for a Free Home Demo” 1783 E 1500 Rd, Lawrence


Sewing and Vacuum Center 2449 B Iowa St. 785-842-1595 M-F 9-6, Th 9-8, Sat 9-4 CLASSES FORMING NOW Servicing Most Model Sewing Machines, Sergers & Vacs www.lawrencemarketplace. com/measbernina

Free Estimates 785-760-0601


Int. & Ext. Remodeling All Home Repairs Mark Koontz

T.S. Security

Insured & Bonded Residential & Commercial Cameras/Systems 913-208-0937

Affordable Wall & Floor Tiling


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


Sewing Service & Repair


Free estimates/Insured. Clockwork! Honest & Dependable Mow~Trim~Sweep~Hedges Steve 785-393-9152 Lawrence Only

MAGILL PLUMBING • Water Line Services • Septic Tanks / Laterals 913-721-3917 Free Estimates Licensed Insured.

Riffel Painting Co.

No Job Too Big or Small

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

We’re There for You!


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

in print and online.


Quality work at a fair price!

Funded in part by KDOT Public Transit Program

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

Complete Roofing

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

Every ad you place runs

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

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

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

We provide door-to-door transportation as well as many additional services to residents of Douglas County living with disabilities. Get Lynn on the line! 785-843-LYNN




Specializing in Carpet, Tile & Upholstery cleaning. Carpet repairs & stretching, Odor Decontamination, Spot Dying & 24 hr Water extraction. 785-840-4266

Origins Interior Design

“where simple ideas become inspiring realities”

All Your Banking Needs

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

Instruction and Tutoring



Let us clean for you! In October - we will give 5% of our profits to Breast Cancer Research Family owned and operated since 1992 Call 785-841-2268

Retired Carpenter, Deck Repairs, Home repairs: Doors, Windows, Stairs, Wood Rot, Siding, Powerwash785-766-5285


Eco-Friendly Cleaning

Five yrs. exp. References, Bonded & Insured Res., Com., Moveouts 785-840-5467

(785) 550-1565

Motors - Pumps Complete Water Systems

Yoga is more than getting on the mat. Live Passionately Yoga Nutrition Classes Relaxation Retreats 1407 Massachusetts 785-218-0174 breathe

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

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


Electric & Industrial Supply Pump & Well Drilling Service

Pet Services

Breathe Holistic Life Center

Steve’s Place

Drafting Over 25 years experience Drafting/Cutout/Constr. Commercial Casework. CNC availability 785-766-1280 eves.


Eagles Lodge

Decks & Fences

Oakley Creek Catering

- Corporate Events, Private Parties, Weddings-

Home Improvements

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

Call 913-209-4055

- Full Service Caterer Specializing in smoked meats & barbeque

Guttering Services

1388 N 1293 Rd, Lawrence

for Free estimates or go to

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Harris Auto Repair

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Domestics and Imports Brake repair Engine repair AC repair / service Custom exhaust systems Shock & Struts Transmissions Tire sales / repairs


Over 25 yrs. exp. Licensed & Insured Decks, deck covers, pergolas, screened porches, & all types of repairs

http://lawrencemarketplace. com/dalerons

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

Staining & Engraving Existing Concrete Custom Decorative Patterns Patios, Basements, Garage Floors, Driveways 785-393-1109 Click on “Local Store” tab

Details in store. BBB Accredited A+

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


Adorable Animal Designs

Full Service Grooming All Breeds & Sizes Including Cats! Flea & Tick Solutions

785-842-7118 adorableanimaldesign


Complete Roofing Services Professional Staff Quality Workmanship http://lawrencemarketplace. com/lawrenceroofing


Trimmed, Shaped, Removed Shrubs, Fenceline Cleaned

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

target NE Kansas

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

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

ONLINE ADS via 9 community newspaper sites.

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Hyundai 2010 Accent GLS, steering wheel controls, side air bags, cruise control, keyless remote, power equipment and more, stk#10415 only $13,844. Dale Willey 785-843-5200


Hyundai 2007 Sonata SE Arctic White Just Imagine…. 785-841-0102

Infiniti 2003 G35 two to choose, under 100k, auto/leather, moon, loaded, Bose, starts at $12,900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Honda 2008 CR-V EX-L, auto, AWD, 20-26MPG, 77k, leather, moon, alloy, CD, $18,900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Chevrolet 2002 Corvette Convertible, 2Dr. Stk#T96291A Sale Price $27,495

Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500

Chevrolet 2003 Trailblazer LTZ 4wd, leather, sunroof, alloy wheels, steering wheels controls, tow pkg, lots of extra’s, stk#59526A1 only $9,944. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Nissan 2010 Versa S, power equip, like new, choose from two only $14223.00 stk#s13257 or 14043 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 785-841-0102

Lincoln 2004 Town Car Signature, leather, alloy wheels, home link, a true luxury car! Stk#14587A2, only $11,550 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Mazda 2006 Mazda5 Sport Wagon. Really nice, 5 door with dual sliding side doors. Dark gray, only 63K miles. Automatic. FUN car! Brand new tires. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

KIA 2006 AMANTI. Stk#T6622A. Sale Price $13,999

Saturn 2004 Vue AWD, 3.5L, 6cyl. automatic, Forest green w/gray interior. Winter vehicle at summer price only $18,988. Get Ready now - snow is coming soon! All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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Mazda 2005 Rx8 High Performance. 1.3L Rotary motor, alloy wheels, ravishing two-tone interior w/silver exterior. Don’t miss sports car for only $11, 888 Firm. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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Toyotas, Toyotas, Toyotas! Camrys, Corollas, Yaris Too Many To List! For A Fear-Free Car Buying Experience Call Now! 785-841-0102

Chrysler 2006 PT Cruiser Touring only 46K miles, very nice with lots of equipment! Great gas mileage and great low payments! Only $8,988. Stk#149051 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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Volkswagen 2007 GTI one owner, local trade, sunroof, spoiler, alloy wheels, CD changer, some much fun to drive! stk#319421Only #17,500. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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Audi 2005 A6 3.2L AWD, 2owner,auto/tiptronic,19-26MP G, lthr, moon, loaded, htd.seats, 95k $16900. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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Lawrence Lot 44, Block 5, Replat of Cimarron Hills, a subdivision in the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas , commonly known as 1505 East 25th Terrace, Lawrence, KS 66046 (the “Property”)

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to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (123586) ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World September 30, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT


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Lot 18, in Block 206, in the City of Eudora, in Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 709 Birch Street, Eudora, KS 66025 (the “Property”)

Citicorp Trust Bank, fsb Plaintiff, vs. Lance E Mullen, et al. Defendants.

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Lawrence (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World September 30, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P. fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, vs. Supin Anothinh and Joey Anothinh, et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV23 Court Number: 1 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE

SHORT ON TRADES!!! I need 60 trade-ins by month’s end! $4,500 MORE than Your Trade-in is Worth! This is All You Need to Know!

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 October 27, 2011, at 10:00, the following real estate:

Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann Kia 2006 Sedona, 1 owner, (KS # 10551) alloy wheels, power eve- 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 rything, rear AC, CD Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 player, $8,998. (913)663-7899 (Fax) All American Auto Mart Attorneys For Plaintiff 1200 East Santa Fe (128695) Olathe KS 66061 _______ Call 888-239-5723 Today. (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World Pontiac 2006 Montana SV6. October 14, 2011) 7 passenger family van, very clean, with DVD Millsap & Singer, LLC player. Nice Dark Blue Me- 11460 Tomahawk Creek tallic, clean gray interior. Parkway, Suite 300 Rear A.C. Nice van, 119K Leawood, KS 66211 miles, and reduced to (913) 339-9132 $7995 (KBB value $10,600) (913) 339-9045 (fax) Rueschhoff Automobiles IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF 2441 W. 6th St. DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS 785-856-6100 24/7 CIVIL DEPARTMENT

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Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60

Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas

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Case No. 11CV392 Court Number: 1

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

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Branch Banking and Trust Company Plaintiff, vs. Candy S. Willis and Patrick Willis, et al. Defendants.

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Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on October 27, 2011, at 10:00, the following real estate:

Lawrence Creditors and Assigns of Such of the Defendants as are Existing, Dissolved or Dormant Corporations; the Unknown Executors, Devisees, Trustees, Creditors, Successors and Assigns of Such of the Defendants as are or were Partners or in any Partnership; the Unknown Guardians, Conservators and Trustees of Such of the Defendants as are Minors or in Anywise Under Legal Disability; Defendants,

Lawrence /s/ C. Spence Stover C. Spence Stover #21888 102 S. Cherry St., Suite 5 Olathe, Ks. 66061 913-791-9525 Fax: 913-791-9531 Attorney for Petitioner _______




parking lots.

C Property Owner Information: Michael & Melissa Ingalls, 510 River Bend Circle, Lawrence, KS 66044 785-393-9897 Signature: Melissa Ingalls Person, Firm, or Corporation responsible for the building if it is someone other than the owner: N/A Contractor Information: RD Johnson Excavating Co., 1705 N. 1399 Rd., Lawrence, KS 66046 785-842-9100 Brief Description of Structure: single family home destroyed by fire 9-1-11. Signature of Applicant: Melissa Ingalls _______

Lynn St. 10:00am and 2201 St. James Ct. 11:00 A.M. Lawrence, KS. Please call 842-8411 the morning of the auction to confirm exact locations and times, as they are subject to change.

As provided in the Zoning and Subdivision Regulations of Eudora, Kansas, the above amendments will be discussed and considered by the Planning Commission, and all persons interested in said matter will have an opportunity to be (First published in the Law- heard at this time concernrence Daily Journal-World ing their views and wishes. October 7, 2011) CERTIFIED this 14th day of IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF October, 2011 DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Pam Schmeck Case No. 11-CV-544 City of Eudora In the Matter of the NOTICE OF SUIT City Clerk Estate of _______ FRANCES E. WEMPE, TO: THE ABOVE NAMED deceased DEFENDANTS AND ALL (Published in the Lawrence OTHER PERSONS WHO ARE Case No. 2011 PR 163 Daily Journal-World OctoOR MAY BE CONCERNED: ber 14, 2011) Pursuant to K.S.A. You are hereby notified Chapter 59 DEMOLITION PERMIT that a Petition has been APPLICATION filed in the District Court of NOTICE TO CREDITORS Douglas County, Kansas, by Fidelity Bank, praying for THE STATE OF KANSAS TO Date: October 7, 2011 Project Address: foreclosure of real estate ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: 3121 Creekwood Dr., Lawmortgage on the following described real estate, to You are hereby notified rence, KS 66049 wit: that on August 20, 2011, the Legal Description: Lot C-17, decedent, Frances E. Deerfield Park No. 2, Replat PARCEL 21A, BLOCK 1, FAIR- Wempe, died a resident of of Lots 1-15 & part of Tract FIELD FARMS WEST, A SUB- Lawrence, Kansas. ConDIVISION IN THE CITY stance Sue Kniffen, with a OF correct post office address LAWRENCE, DOUGLAS of 906 Maple Street, TynCOUNTY, KANSAS, AS dall, South Dakota 57066, is SHOWN ON A PLAT the Trustee of the FRANCES OF E. WEMPE TRUST estabSURVEY FOR LOT 21, BLOCK lished by the decedent on 1, FAIRFIELD FARMS WEST, October 9, 1998, the terms RECORDED IN BOOK 999, of which provide that the PAGE 3784, IN THE OFFICE debts of the decedent may OF THE REGISTER OF be paid by the Trustee DEEDS upon receipt of proper OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KAN- proof thereof. SAS All creditors of the deceand you are hereby re- dent are notified to present quired to plea to said Peti- their claims against the tion on or before the 10th Trustee within the later of day of November, 2011, in four (4) months from the said Court at Lawrence, date of the first publication Douglas County, Kansas. of this notice, or thirty (30) Should you fail therein, days after receipt of actual judgment and decree will notice, as provided by law, be entered in due course and if their demands are upon said Petition. not thus exhibited, they shall be forever barred FIDELITY BANK against the Trustee and the Plaintiff trust property. ELDON L. GAY #08172 3500 SW Fairlawn Road, Ste. 210 Topeka, Kansas 66614 (785) 783-8323 Attorney for Plaintiff _______

Nadine Washee HundeltC93 Misc Household Items William Thomas - B67 Misc Household Items Tiffany Judd- D133B Misc Household Items Jim Coder - B58 Misc Household Items Cody Ross- 1010 Misc House hold Items Kimberlyn Fowler- B05 Misc House Hold Items James Distler- G19 Misc Household Items Jeannie winter -35 Misc Household Items

(Published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World Octo- All units are subject to recber 14, 2011) onciliation with owner of record before sale date. PUBLIC NOTICE The contents of said units are in storage at A1 & St. Pursuant to Kansas Self James Storage. Locations: Storage Facility Act, the 2201 St. James Ct., 816 Lynn, contents of the following 1717 W. 31st St., Lawrence, units will be sold by sealed KS. Phone 785-842-8411. bids on October 25, 2011, at 1717 W. 31st 9:00 AM, 816 E. _______


PREPARED AND APPROVED BY: STEVENS & BRAND, L.L.P. 900 Massachusetts, Ste. 500 (First published in the Law- PO Box 189 rence Daily Journal-World Lawrence KS 66044-0189 (785) 843-0811 October 14, 2011) Attorneys for Petitioners _______ IN THE SEVENTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT (First published in the LawDISTRICT COURT OF rence Daily Journal-World DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS October 7, 2011) IN THE MATTER OF THE PETITION OF Jaylin Ramos to change her name to: Katherine Jade Katz Case No. 11 CV 598 Div. No. 1 PURSUANT TO K.S.A. CHAPTER 60 NOTICE OF HEARINGPUBLICATION THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL WHO ARE OR MAY BE CONCERNED: You are hereby notified that Jaylin Ramos filed a Petition in the above court on the 11th day of October, 2011, requesting a judgment and order changing her name from Jaylin Ramos to Katherine Jade Katz. The Petition will be heard in Douglas County District Court, 111 E. 11th St., Lawrence, KS, on the 8th day of December, 2011, at 9:00 am. If you have any objection to the requested name change, you are required to file a responsive pleading on or before November 25, 2011, in this court or appear at the hearing and object to the requested name change. If you fail to act, judgment and order will be entered upon the Petition as requested by Petitioner.

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS In the Matter of the Estate of Laurence R. Draper, deceased. Case No. 2011 PR 165 (Proceeding Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 59) NOTICE TO CREDITORS THE STATE OF KANSAS TO ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: You are hereby notified that on September 28, 2011, a Petition for Probate of Will and Issuance of Letters Testamentary Under the Kansas Simplified Estates Act was filed in this Court by Paul A. Draper, executor named in the will of Laurence R. Draper, deceased. All creditors of the decedent are notified to exhibit their demands against the estate within four (4) 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. Paul A. Draper, Petitioner

PREPARED BY: /s/ Jaylin Ramos Petitioner, Pro Se BARBER EMERSON, L.C. ________ Linda Kroll Gutierrez (First published in the Law- #09571 Case No. 11CV416 rence Daily Journal-World 1211 Massachusetts Street P.O. Box 667 Court No. 1 September 30, 2011) Lawrence, Kansas Title to Real Estate Involved IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF 66044-0667 DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS (785) 843-6600 (785) 843-8405 (facsimile) Pursuant to K.S.A. §60 DIVISION 3 E-mail: NOTICE OF SALE In the Matter of the Attorneys for Petitioner Marriage of _______ NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, ELIZABETH RUTH that under and by virtue of (First published in the LawFLORENCE, an Order of Sale issued to rence Daily Journal-World Petitioner, me by the Clerk of the DisOctober 7, 2011) and trict Court of Douglas ERIC WAYNE FLORENCE, NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE County, Kansas, the underRespondent. signed Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer THE FOLLOWING VEHICLES Case No. 2011-DM-556 for sale at public auction HAVE BEEN IMPOUNDED BY and sell to the highest bidTHE LAWRENCE, KANSAS, NOTICE OF SUIT der for cash in hand at The POLICE DEPARTMENT AND Jury Assembly Room lo- THE STATE OF KANSAS TO WILL BE SOLD AT PUBLIC cated in the lower level of ERIC WAYNE FLORENCE AUCTIONING IF THE OWNthe Judicial and Law En- AND ALL OTHER PERSONS ERS DO NO CLAIM THEM forcement Center building WHO ARE OR MAY BE CON- WITHIN TEN (10) DAYS OF of the Douglas County CERNED. THE DATE OF THE SECOND Courthouse, Kansas, on NoPUBLICATION OF THIS NOvember 10, 2011 at the time You are hereby notified TICE. THE OWNERS OF THE of 10:00 AM, the following that a Divorce Petition has VEHICLES ARE FINANCIALLY real estate: FOR REbeen filed in the Douglas RESPONSIBLE County Court by Elizabeth MOVAL, STORAGE CHARGES LOT 9, BLOCK 17, IN PRAIRIE Florence; you are hereby AND PUBLICATION COSTS MEADOWS NO. 15, AN ADDI- required to answer the pe- INCURRED BY THE CITY. TION TO THE CITY OF LAW- tition on or before NovemRENCE, DOUGLAS COUNTY, ber 4, 2011, in the Court at YEAR, VEHICLE TYPE, KANSAS. TAX ID NO. Lawrence, Kansas. A hearSERIAL #, U16387E, Commonly known ing on the matter is schedREGISTERED OWNER as 2920 Iris Ln, Lawrence, uled for December 1, 2011, KS 66047 (“the Property”) at the court named above. -1990 TOYT/4D MS#104376 If you fail to answer, judg- JT2SV24E8L0357399 ment and decree will be en- DUSTIN DESERANO to satisfy the judgment in tered in due course upon -1999 IZUZU/UT the above entitled case. the petition. JACDJ58X6X7912936 The sale is to be made CALLEJA GUZMAN without appraisement and Elizabeth Florence, -1988 FORD/4D subject to the redemption PETITIONER 1FABP53UXJG244706 period as provided by law, KENNETH STITT and further subject to the Christopher Behre, #21273 -1992 BUIC/CP approval of the Court. 1G4EZ13L1NU411894 Kansas Legal Services AMANDA JEFFERSON 2001 Haskell Avenue Douglas County Sheriff Lawrence, KS 66046 -1992 FORD/EXP 1FMDU32X9NUC77310 (785) 838-3401 MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC BRENDAN BUTLER Attorney for Petitioner By: -2001 DODG/4S _______ Jeremy M. 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rises, leave the room and let them hash it out themselves. Dear Annie: I am 14 and just started high school. I have always been friends with younger kids, so I am worried about making friends when there isn’t anyone younger. I go to a small school, and there aren’t a ton of people. I am friendly with everyone, but don’t have any really good friends I can count on. I had one friend last year who became competitive. She greatly appreciated. Just would make fun of me and writing this has helped re- get my other friends to join duce my blood pressure from along. She still thinks we are our last trip. — Frustrated in Kentucky Dear Kentucky: It seems your daughter has married someone very much like her stepfather. Allow her to handle her husband her own way. You can work on yours. Joe doesn’t like that his advice isn’t appreciated, so try to get him to understand that Todd is sensitive to being told what to do — just as Joe would be. Arrange your visits so your time together is limited. Stay in a motel if you can afford it. Go out for dinner by yourselves, saying you “want to give them privacy,” or better, insist on babysitting so they can have a romantic dinner out. When the two men have an unavoidable altercation and your blood pressure

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Disney talent show strictly for tweens If you think the talent show genre has become a tad saturated, you’re not alone. Undaunted, Disney launches its firstever talent competition aimed exclusively at teens and tweens. A half dozen contestants appear on “Make Your Mark: Ultimate Dance Off — Shake It Up Edition” (7:30 p.m.). They were culled from nearly 30,000 hopefuls who submitted video auditions. The winner will appear in a “Spotlight Dance” on an upcoming episode of the series “Shake It Up.” ‘‘Make Your Mark” not only appeals exclusively to the youngsters, it’s judged by a panel of youthful talents, including Selena Gomez, Sean Kingston and choreographer Rosero McCoy.

 If Disney aims for the tween girl demographic, there are certain quarters of the cable universe where the older guy is king, even if he is a tad rough around the edges. Forty years ago, few people would have predicted that the “Easy Rider” myth would lead us to “Hairy Bikers” (9 p.m., History). But it has. Paul Patranella is a 4-star, classically trained French chef who likes to leave the saute pan behind to sit atop a motorcycle. Along with his mechanic and sidekick Bill Allen, they blaze along the back roads and blue highways of America to find other eccentrics, peculiar traditions and good — or, at least interesting — food. Over the course of the season, Paul and Bill go bullfrog hunting in Arkansas and compare recipes for frog legs. Both are rather emphatic that they don’t “taste like chicken,” and exult in their “amphibian” flavor. In another “Hairy” adventure, they hunt, kill and eat nutria, an invasive rodent found in abundance in Cajun country. They also attend a cooking competition where the only rule is to use castiron Dutch ovens over open fires and barbecue pits. You will be surprised what you can do with this simple but elegant device. And, of course, Paul puts a French twist on his entry. Many years on motorcycles must have left the guys slightly deaf. They don’t so much talk for the camera but yell. This adds to the overall high-testosterone atmosphere. This is certainly not the first show about biker adventures in search of road food. And it won’t be the last. Just what this is doing on the History Channel instead of the Travel Network or the Food Network is anybody’s guess. On the other hand, what is “WWE Friday Night SmackDown” (7 p.m.) doing on Syfy?

 Kelly Miller, a favorite from a 2010 episode, finally walks down the aisle on “Say Yes to the Dress: The Big Day” (9 p.m., TLC).

Tonight’s other highlights

 Exhausted in Anaheim on “Kitchen Nightmares” (7 p.m., Fox).

 Scheduled on “Dateline” (8 p.m., NBC): After 30 years and three children, a “storybook” marriage ends with a bludgeoning in the backyard.

 Walter’s past actions resonate on “Fringe” (8 p.m., Fox).

Al Smith is recalled on “The Contenders: They Ran and Lost But Changed Political History” (7 p.m., C-SPAN).

 Erin reopens Frank’s old case on “Blue Bloods” (9 p.m., CBS).



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 Don’t be overly serious with a child or loved one. Loosen up and let this person take more responsibility. Tonight: Let your imagination lead. Cancer (June 21-July 22)  Your jovial mood just might be contagious. Whether answering the phone or in a meeting, others hear you loud and clear. Tonight: Where the action is. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)  Be willing to take a stand for what you believe. Others also might seem very assertive. Tonight: In the limelight. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  Keep reaching out for more information. Consider alternatives that allow you to break out of patterns, at least concerning plans. Tonight: Be open to someone very different. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)  Remain direct, and understand where others are coming from. You could take a comment rather personally. Tonight: Dinner for two. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)  Listen to your intuition rather than mentally respond to a friend’s or associate’s

gesture. Know that more offers could be coming in. Tonight: Out with friends. Sagittarius (Nov. 22Dec. 21)  You might want to think before you commit to any more work. Others want your help, but you might not be ready to deal with the problem. Tonight: Choose something relaxing. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)  Investigate what is ailing an associate or co-worker. You need to be more assertive with a friend or loved one. Tonight: Fun and games. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  Your instinct to head home might be right-on. Know when you have had enough and understand what you need to do. Tonight: Consider entertaining at home. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  Keep talks flowing, though you could be saturated by another person’s attitude or negativity. Listen to your inner voice. Tonight: With a favorite person. — The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

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good friends, but I am having other thoughts. I want to find a new best friend. Am I freaking out over nothing? — Confused Dear Confused: Navigating high school can be socially challenging, but it won’t help to become anxious. Work on developing your self-confidence — it is highly attractive. And remember, not everyone is “best friend” material, and thinking you must find someone puts pressure on you. If you are friendly and easy to be around, you will find people to hang with.

JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS For Friday, Oct. 14: This year you will end a sometimes-difficult transit that started a year ago. You actually are in the process of beginning a new life cycle. If you are single, you relate well to individuals but not necessarily in groups. Knowing that characteristic, opt for one-on-one relating on first dates, if possible. Don’t dive into a relationship too quickly. If you are attached, the two of you need to be careful with your word choices and remain sensitive to each other. Taurus wants to be close to you. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19)  You might be a tad self-indulgent, but you have the energy to get whatever you need done. In essence, you can live on both sides of the fence for today. Tonight: Your treat. Taurus (April 20-May 20)  The Bull demonstrates its vigor and kindness. A serious conversation weighs heavily on your mind. Let go of the matter. Tonight: Easy works. Gemini (May 21-June 20)


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Dear Annie: My husband and my son-in-law are both alpha males. My daughter and I are very close. In the early years of my daughter’s marriage, there was a small power struggle between her husband and me, but I bit my tongue until it bled. We seem to have reached detente. My husband, however, has not. ‘‘Joe,” my daughter’s stepfather, is a smart, nice guy. I married him when my daughter was in high school, and she respects him a great deal. She frequently asks for his advice and help. The problem is that my son-in-law, “Todd,” bristles at any advice from Joe and refuses to accept it. Then Joe becomes angry and cannot accept that Todd doesn’t want his territory invaded. We live several states away, but they need our help taking care of our granddaughter, so we visit regularly, always at their request. The visits always start out well, but after a day or two, the arguments begin, and I feel caught in the middle. Todd already has a fragile ego because my daughter is the breadwinner. He cannot tolerate Joe’s opinions on anything, and I can’t ask my daughter to help navigate this issue, because she will rightly back her husband. Any advice would be

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Cain’s surge has campaign struggling to organize By Shannon McCaffrey and Steve Peoples Associated Press

ATLANTA — Reveling in the national spotlight, Herman Cain is pledging to bolster his fledgling White House campaign. He’ll need to — and quickly — if he has any hope of winning the Republican nomination. The unlikely presidential contender has little campaign organization in Iowa, New Hampshire and other states where voting begins in less than three months. And he hasn’t done much else in those places to capitalize on his recent surge in polls. “We are now going to ramp up,” Cain promised this week. By that he means executing what aides call a 50-state strategy — for a nomination contest that’s determined state by state. It’s a nontraditional path that other candidates have tried unsuccessfully. Cain’s campaign, which can seem almost overwhelmed by the attention that comes with a big rise in polls, argues that competing in the early voting states, while important, is not the only way to win the party’s nomination. His aides note that Barack

O b a m a ’ s 2008 campaign fanned out across the country and was successful. But Obama competed vigorously in the Cain early voting states, too. Still, Cain, who never has held political office, clearly has struck a chord with a part of the Republican electorate craving a fresh face not tied to the GOP establishment. This is the first presidential contest since the tea party’s rise, and Cain is in many ways the natural culmination of the grass-roots movement: a straight-talking political outsider, espousing an antitax platform. “The conservative wing of the Republican Party has been auditioning for an anti-Romney alternative for months now,” former GOP strategist Dan Schnur said. “They’ve tried Michele Bachmann and Rick Perry, and they both wilted under the scrutiny. So far, Herman Cain seems to be holding his own.” Atlanta Tea Party Patriots co-founder Debbie Dooley explains it this way: “With Herman, what

you see is what you get.” There’s no telling how long the love for Cain will last or whether he can turn the buzz into votes on primary and caucus nights this winter. It takes more than enthusiasm to win the presidency. It takes money and organization, and Cain trails his top GOP rivals on both fronts. Earlier this year, Cain had to lend his campaign $500,000 to stay afloat. He’ll report his fundraising for the past three months within days. He is suggesting that money will no longer be a problem and says he now has enough to expand his campaign. “I didn’t want to get out in front and commit to spending a whole lot of money before I knew that the American people were going to say, ‘You know what? This long shot may not be such a long shot,” Cain says. His shoestrings campaign has a certain improvised feel as it scrambles to hire staff and keep pace with the intense media interest enveloping the former head of Godfather’s Pizza since he cruised past Romney in a recent NBC/Wall Street Journal poll. In New Hampshire this week, Cain’s new press

spokesman J.D. Gordon, sheepishly admitted to a throng of reporters that he didn’t know the specifics about the candidate’s schedule that same afternoon, nor the last time Cain had been in the state. Cain has kept a nontraditional schedule. With his popularity climbing last month, he eschewed the campaign trail for bookstores as part of a tour to promote his new memoir. And Thursday, as the new poll showed him leading the pack, Cain didn’t beeline it to Iowa to try to capitalize on it as expected. Instead, he made a relatively low-key appearance in Ohio at a Christian university. And on Friday, he was launching a bus tour through Tennessee. Neither state holds a primary until March — two months after voting begins. Cain argues that he’s not ignoring the early states, and insists that he’s adding staff and building campaigns in them. He was an early visitor to Iowa, making his first trip to the leadoff caucus state in summer 2010. But Cain hasn’t visited since the state GOP’s presidential test vote Aug. 13. And his campaign there has been beset by staffing woes.

King of Bhutan marries in elaborate ceremony By Ravi Nessman Associated Press

PUNAKHA, BHUTAN — The fifth Dragon King came down from his golden throne to place a silk crown upon the head of his bride. Monks chanted in celebration and she took her seat beside him Thursday, the new queen of the tiny Himalayan nation of Bhutan. The wedding of King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuck to his commoner bride, Jetsun Pema, has captivated a nation that had grown impatient with their 31-year-old bachelor king’s lack of urgency to take a wife and start a family since his father retired and handed power to him five years ago. Thousands of Bhutanese from the surrounding villages joined the king and queen at their wedding reception at a fairground outside the country’s most sacred monastery fortress, where a slate of dancers performed traditional routines for the new couple. “I have longed for this celebration, and here it is,” said Pema Gyeltshen, a nearby villager, as he watched the dancing. When the king, who has a reputation as a down-to-earth and accessible leader, was asked how it felt to be married, he asked his questioner if she was married. When she said no, he responded: “It’s great; you should try it yourself.” The celebrations began at 8:20 a.m. — a time set by royal astrologers — when the king, wearing the royal yellow sash over a golden robe with red flowers and multicolored boots, walked into the courtyard of the 17th century monastery in the old capital of Punakha and proceeded up the

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KING JIGME KHESAR NAMGYAL WANGCHUCK, RIGHT, HOLDS A YOUNG CHILD as he greets locals with Queen Jetsun Pema during a celebration after they were married Thursday at the Punakha Dzong in Punakha, Bhutan. The 31-year-old reformist monarch of the small Himalayan Kingdom wed his commoner bride in a series of ceremonies Thursday in the 17thcentury monastic fortress. high staircase inside. A few minutes later, his 21-year-old bride, the daughter of an airline pilot, arrived at the end of a procession of red-robed monks and flag bearers across a wooden footbridge over the wide, blue river beside the fort and followed him inside. Singers chanted songs of celebration amid the clanging of drums and the drone of long dhung trumpets. She wore a traditional wraparound skirt with a gold jacket with deep red cuffs. Inside, the nation’s top cleric, who presided over the wedding, performed a purification ceremony for the couple

in front of a massive 100-foot Thongdal tapestry of Bhutan’s 17th-century founder, the monk-king Zhabdrung. The pair then proceeded to the temple for a ceremony broadcast live on national television, save for a few minutes when the king, his father and the cleric, known as the Je Khenpo, entered the sacred tomb of Zhabdrung, where only they are allowed. The king’s father then gave the bride an array of five colored scarves representing blessings from the tomb. Hesitantly, she then approached the king’s throne with a golden chalice filled with the ambrosia of eternal life. They held it

together for several seconds and then he drank. The king, wearing his red crown, with an image of the protector raven rising from the top, came down from the throne in front of a giant golden Buddha statue and placed a smaller crown on her head. After she took her place as queen, the newly married couple was feted by monks playing deep tones on traditional trumpets and pounding drums. The Je Khenpo presented them a series of gifts — a mirror, curd, grass, a conch — representing blessings for longevity, wisdom, purity and other well wishes.

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RAJ RAJARATNAM, co-founder of Galleon Group LLC, leaves Federal Court after his sentencing on Thursday in New York.

Hedge fund exec gets 11 years for insider trading By Larry Neumeister Associated Press

NEW YORK — Raj Rajaratnam, the hedge fund billionaire at the center of the biggest insider-trading case in U.S. history, was sentenced Thursday to 11 years behind bars — the stiffest punishment ever handed out for the crime. “His crimes and the scope of his crimes reflect a virus in our business culture that needs to be eradicated,” U.S. District Judge Richard J. Holwell said. “Simple justice requires a lengthy sentence.” The 54-year-old founder of the Galleon Group hedge fund was also fined $10 million and ordered to forfeit $53.8 million in what the judge said were illicit profits from trading on confidential corporate information. Prosecutors said Rajaratnam made as much as $75 million in all by cultivating a network of friends, former classmates and other tipsters at various companies and investment firms who supplied him with early word on such things as mergers and earnings announcements. In return, they received kickbacks or a chance to get in on the action. Among the companies he profited from were Google, IBM, Hilton Hotels, Intel, Advanced Micro Devices and Goldman Sachs. The sentencing was the last major act in a series of prosecutions that followed Rajaratnam’s 2009 arrest. More than two dozen people were arrested in the investigation, nicknamed Perfect Hedge, and all were convicted. The scandal — along with the 2008 financial meltdown and the Wall Street abuses it exposed — stoked populist anger in the U.S. and complaints that the stock market is a sucker’s game, rigged by insiders. The judge called it “an assault on the free markets that are a fundamental element of our democratic society. There may not be readily identifiable victims, but when the playing field is not level, the integrity of the marketplace is called into question and the public suffers.” Asked at his sentencing if he would like to speak, Rajaratnam responded: “No,

thank you, Your Honor.” The Sri Lanka-born Rajaratnam was ordered to report to a yet-to-be-designated prison Nov. 28. His lawyers asked that he be sent to the medical facility at the federal prison in North Carolina where Bernard Madoff is serving his 150-year sentence. He has advanced diabetes and needs a kidney transplant, according to the judge. The longest previous sentence in an insider-trading case was 10 years, given twice before, most recently last month to one of Rajaratnam’s co-defendants. But Rajaratnam’s punishment fell far short of the 24 and a half years prosecutors had asked for. Federal prosecutor Reed Brodsky said insider trading “makes a mockery of the principle that no one participant has an unfair advantage through thievery.” He said Rajaratnam corrupted at least 20 fellow traders and insiders, and at least 19 public companies were victims of his crimes. “Today you sentence a man who is the modern face of illegal insider trading,” Brodsky told the judge. “He is arguably the most egregious insider trader to face sentencing in a courthouse in the United States.” The judge said Rajaratnam deserved some leniency, noting his poor health and his charitable work in helping the homeless and the victims of Sept. 11 and natural disasters. Rajaratnam’s lawyers had argued for 6 and a half to nine years. Defense attorney Terence Lynam asked the judge to show compassion because of Rajaratnam’s illnesses, saying: “He does not deserve to die in prison.” Galleon was one of the world’s largest hedge funds before it collapsed in the wake of Rajaratnam’s arrest, and the case against him and his cohorts was one of the most closely watched insider-trading scandals since the Ivan Boesky and Michael Milken cases in the 1980s. Boesky was a stock speculator who pleaded guilty and served two years in prison. Milken, known as the junk bond king, pleaded guilty to securities violations in 1989, served 22 months and paid a $200 million fine.

Experts offer advice to those worried about vitamin safety By Marilynn Marchione Associated Press

Two studies this week raised gnawing worries about the safety of vitamin supplements and a host of questions. Should anyone be taking them? Which ones are most risky? And if you do take them, how can you pick the safest ones? Vitamins have long had a “health halo.” Many people think they’re good for you and at worst might simply be unnecessary. The industry calls them an insurance policy against bad eating. But our foods are increasingly pumped full of them already. Even junk foods and drinks often are fortified with nutrients to give them a healthier profile, so the risk is rising that we’re getting

too much. Add a supplement and you may exceed the upper limit. “We’re finding out they’re not as harmless as the industry might have us believe,” said David Schardt, a nutritionist at the consumer group Center for Science in the Public Interest. This week, a study of nearly 40,000 older women found a slightly higher risk of death among those taking dietary supplements, including multivitamins, folic acid, iron and copper. It was just an observational study, though, not a rigorous test. Another study found that men taking high doses of vitamin E — 400 units a day — for five years had a slightly increased risk of prostate cancer. As many as one-third of Americans take vitamins and

nearly half of people Some fads, such 50 and older take as the antioxidant multivitamins, surcraze over vitamins veys suggest. AmeriA and E and betacans spent $9.6 bilcarotene, backfired lion on vitamins last when studies found year, up from $7.2 bilmore health risk, not HEALTH lion in 2005, accordless. And studies that ing to the Nutrition find more disease in Business Journal. Multivita- people with too little of a cermins top the list, at nearly $5 tain vitamin can be misleadbillion in sales. ing: Correcting a deficiency Yet there is no clear evi- so you have the right daily dence that multivitamins amount is different from suplower the risk of cancer, heart plementing beyond recomdisease or any other chronic mended levels. health problems. No governThe best way to get vitament agency recommends mins is to eat foods that natuthem “regardless of the qual- rally contain them, said Jody ity of a person’s diet,” says a Engel, a nutritionist with Offact sheet from the federal Of- fice of Dietary Supplements. fice of Dietary Supplements. “Foods provide more than And vitamins aren’t required just vitamins and minerals, to undergo the strict testing such as fiber and other ingrerequired of U.S.-approved pre- dients that may have positive scription medicines. health effects.”

Schardt adds: “It’s virtually impossible to overdose on the nutrients in food.” Some folks may need more of certain nutrients and should talk with their doctors about supplements: ! Postmenopausal women regarding calcium and vitamin D to protect bones. ! Women planning on pregnancy regarding folate, or folic acid, to prevent birth defects. ! People over age 50 and vegans who may need vitamin B12. “As we get older, a number of us no longer produce enough acid in the stomach to extract the B12 in food,” Schardt explained. ! Pregnant women, who may need extra iron. ! Breastfed infants and possibly other infants concerning vitamin D.

Vitamin D is a nutrient many of us may need to supplement. Last fall, the Institute of Medicine, a panel of scientists who advise the government, raised the recommended amount but also warned against overdoing it. People ages 1 to 70 should get 600 international units a day, older folks 800 units. If you do need a supplement, beware: Quality varies., a company that tests supplements and publishes ratings for subscribers, has found a high rate of problems in the 3,000 products it has tested since 1999. “One out of 4 either doesn’t contain what it claims or has some other problems such as contamination or the pills won’t break apart properly,” said company president Dr. Tod Cooperman.

Lawrence Journal-World 10-14-11  

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Lawrence Journal-World 10-14-11  

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