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State closes day care, investigates drug allegations By Scott Rothschild and Shaun Hittle srothschild@ljworld.com, sdhittle@ljworld.com

The state has issued an emergency order to close Children’s Playpen, a group day care home at 766 Lake St. in North Lawrence, where Lawrence police discovered what they said they think are drugs and drug paraphernalia. Kansas Department of Health

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and Environment Secretary Robert Moser said he determined the order was “necessary to protect children in (the) licensee’s care from a substantial threat to their health and safety.” The day care — which received a license renewal Oct. 1 — is licensed to Tiffany C. Hubbard and is categorized as a “Group Day Care Home.” Early Wednesday morning, the Lawrence Police Department con-

THE CHILDREN’S PLAYPEN group day care at 766 Lake St. in North Lawrence has been shut down by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.

ducted a search of the day care regarding allegations of drugs being sold there. Lawrence Police Sgt. Trent McKinley said the search of the home was part of an ongoing drug investigation and that Hubbard was the focus of that investigation. Police found drugs and paraphernalia, and contacted state officials following the search, McKinley Please see DAY CARE, page 2A

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Property tax plan draws criticism

Free State wins city showdown FREE STATE HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS toss glitter into the air as they celebrate the Firebirds’ 28-14 win over Lawrence High during the second half on Friday at LHS. BELOW LEFT: LHS students hold large printouts of their Lion football players along with head coach Dirk Wedd as they cheer their team against Free State during the first half of the city showdown on Friday. BELOW RIGHT: Free State players Fred Wyatt (56) Corban Schmidt (21) and Blake Winslow show off the district trophy after winning the coverage. See game coverage in Sports, Page 1B, and more photos on LJWorld.com.

By Scott Rothschild srothschild@ljworld.com

Gov. Sam Brownback and Republican legislative leaders on Friday unveiled a plan they said would protect Kansans who pay property taxes. The Property Tax Transparency Act would require property tax mill levies to be automatically lowered as property valu- Brownback ations go up. Local units of government that have taxing authority and want to increase their property taxes would be required to vote to increase the mill levy. “Kansas families and businesses are taxed every time

About 5 percent of Americans with solid plans to vote have yet to pick their presidential candidate, and they cite several reasons for holding out until the last minute. Page 6C

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Be forewarned. Assume that you will be in the midst of flooding conditions, the likes of which you may not have seen at any of the major storms that have occurred over the last 30 years.”

Crash kills man near campus By Shaun Hittle sdhittle@ljworld.com

— Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, as Hurricane Sandy nears the East Coast. Page 7A Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo

INDEX Business 6C Classified 1C-6C Comics 9A Deaths 2A Events listings 10A, 2B Horoscope 5C Movies 4A Opinion 8A Puzzles 5C Sports 1B-8B Television 10A, 2B, 5C Vol.154/No.301 26 pages

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Time marches on in homecoming parade By Adam Strunk astrunk@ljworld.com

Will Cooper hasn’t marched as a student in the Kansas University homecoming parade since 1985. Cooper, who played with the KU Alumni Band as part of Friday’s parade, said things change over 27 years. “My heart rate’s way faster, and my breathing is harder,” Cooper said. But he added that other things stay the same. “It’s just cold,” he said. Hundreds braved the 30 degree weather to

watch the parade along Jayhawk Boulevard and attend the pep rally afterward at the Adams Alumni Center to celebrate KU’s 100th homecoming. The parade began with the KU Band, followed by international students bearing the flags of their country and Kansas University runner and Olympian Diamond Dixon. Also marching was the Richard Gwin/Journal-World Photo Army ROTC unit, and, of course, there were FRATERNITY MEMBERS OF ALPHA TAU OMEGA Josh Cook, left, and Sean Jones carry a banner to help kick off the floats. 2012 KU Homecoming parade Friday on Jayhawk Please see PARADE, page 2A Boulevard.

A 33-year-old Topeka man died following a single-vehicle accident in a neighborhood west of the Chi Omega fountain on the Kansas University campus. Lawrence Police Sgt. Trent McKinley said Adrian J. Garcia died at Lawrence Memorial Hospital following the accident at the intersection of Crescent and Spencer streets that happened shortly after midnight. Garcia was in a vehicle that struck a utility pole. Garcia and another person in the vehicle then fled the scene. Police later located the other person and Garcia, who was badly injured and later died at the hospital. The other person in the vehicle did not require medical attention, McKinley said. Garcia was a member of the Lawrence High School football team from 1995-1997. — Reporter Shaun Hittle can be reached at 832-7173.


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Moran touts LMH’s electronic records system When it comes to the use of electronic medical records to administer care, U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., says Lawrence Memorial Hospital is a model. Moran stopped by LMH on Friday afternoon for a tour to see how the hospital’s pharmacy uses computer systems to control the ordering and the delivery of medication. On his mind, he said, was how smaller hospitals in other parts of the state might be able to make use of the same technology. “I would guess that many hospitals in Kansas would see Lawrence Memorial Hospital and wish they had the opportunity to do this,” Moran said. LMH first began using electronic medical records in 2004, and

now every aspect of medicine delivery is controlled by the hospital’s digital sysMoran tem. Doctors record their medicine orders electronically, and nurses scan barcodes that record which medication is being delivered to which patient by whom. All of that control cuts down on mistakes, pharmacist Greg Burger told Moran as they stood in a medication room Friday where drugs are measured and dispensed by an electronic system. Moran said the hospital obviously had a top-flight system in place. “They have a lot to brag about here,” Moran said. In 2012, LMH was named for the second

straight year as one of the top 100 “Most Wired” hospitals in the country by the publication Hospitals & Health Networks. Many smaller hospitals in rural areas of the states likely lack the resources to install such extensive systems, Moran said, however much they might like to. He said he’d like such care to be available to all Kansans. But he said that the hospital’s achievements could serve as evidence for Kansas University students that, when they graduate, they won’t need to leave the state to be working in the forefront of innovation in fields such as health care. “If you want to excel in medicine, you can do it in Kansas,” Moran said.

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erty owners confidence that their property taxes aren’t going to increase the way they have in the past while still giving local units of government flexibility to increase taxes if they need more tax money.” Wagle said property tax revenues collected in the state went from $1.97 billion in 1997 to $3.8 billion in 2010. Rep. Steve Brunk, RWichita, who has pushed similar proposals in the past, said, “Just because the value of your home or business has gone up, doesn’t mean that local governments’ spending should go up.” But Douglas County Commissioner Mike Gaughan, a Democrat, said Brownback’s proposal was meant to deflect attention from projections that the Brownback tax cuts will produce significant revenue shortfalls and push more costs onto local governments. “In Douglas County we’ve picked up costs to keep the (Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services) office open, to handle the state’s new vehicle registrations software, to implement (Secretary of State) Kris Kobach’s phony voter fraud laws, and to keep our courts open and operating,” Gaughan said. “The governor’s income tax cuts will force school districts and local governments to raise property taxes to pay for the basics like public schools and water quality. So this isn’t a surprise. Blaming others is what they do best.”

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ADRIAN J. GARCIA Services for Adrian J. Garcia, 33, Topeka, are pending and will be announced by Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.

H. ELDON SMITH Service for H. Eldon Smith will be 10 a.m. Tues., Oct. 30 at First Christian Church. Go to: www.warrenmcelwain. com.

BESSIE “BECKY” JEANENE BOWERS Funeral services for Bessie Jeanene “Becky” Bowers, 65, De Soto, KS, will be held at 4:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary – Eudora Chapel in Eudora, with the Rev. Richard Copeland officiating. The family will greet friends following the service. She died on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. Becky was born on January 6, 1947 in Pine Bluff, AR the daughter of Paul Edward and Mildred Aileen (Linden) Evans. She owned and operated Penny Annie’s in Lawrence from March 1988 until she retired. Becky always enjoyed the holidays, crossword puzzles, traveling the western states with Monte, and always made time for her grandchildren. She married Monte Bowers on September 12, 1966 in Miami, OK. He

survives of the home. Other survivors include her children, Monica (Tony) Bowers-Istas, Eudora, KS; Kathy Bolling, Lawson, MO; Eric Bowers, Olathe, KS; two brothers, Danny Evans, McKinney, TX; Monte Evans, De Soto, KS; one sister, Melissa Evans, Eudora, KS; grandchildren, Emily and Gunnar Istas of Eudora and many other grandchildren, greatgrandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Terri. Becky was much loved and will be greatly missed. Online condolences may be sent to www. warrenmcelwain.com. Please sign this guestbook at Obituaries. LJWorld.com.

DAVID JAMES BAUER David James Bauer, 62, of Kansas City, died Oct. 15, 2012, at his home. Memorial service was 10:30 a.m. Fri., Oct. 26, 2012, on the UMKC Campus, Miller Nichols Library, Room 303. Memorials may be sent in care of Bonnie Postlethwaite, UMKC, 215 Miller Nichols Library, 5100 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64110-2499. Memorials will be for Japanese books, Japanese art books, and Philosophy books. David was born Aug. 22, 1950, at Colony, KS, the son of Andy and Virginia (Long) Bauer. He grew up at Neosho Falls, KS, and attended KU majoring in Classical Archaeology. He has worked at the KU Library and Warren McElwain Funeral Home in Lawrence, taught history at Rockhurst

High School in Kansas City, worked at Jaccard’s Crown Center Jewelry Store, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Helen Spencer Library Assistant in Reference in Kansas City, taught English to Middle School students in Kurashiki, Japan, taught Japanese at Rockhurst College in Kansas City, worked at the UMKC Bookstore and was currently working for UMKC Miller Nichols Interlibrary Loan. Survivors include his sister, Marilyn Bauer Butler (Scott), Offerle, KS, half- brother Rex Bauer (Betty) Ottawa, KS, cousins, nieces and nephews. Condolences may be left at www. iolafuneral.com. Please sign this guestbook at Obituaries. LJWorld.com.

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resented within the floats. The KU Army ROTC had members dressed in military outfits spanning eras from the Revolutionary War to the present. Many other floats featured the evolution of the Jayhawk mascot over the last 100 years. After the parade finished, the crowd headed over to the Adams Alumni Center to cheer as the band led the crowd in the fight song and the alma mater. Perhaps the loudest cheers of the night came when Dixon pulled out her Olympic gold medal to show to the crowd, and expressed how happy she was to bring it back to Lawrence. When someone asked her if she’d do it again in four years she responded, “Call me Diamond Rio,” jokingly referencing the band as well as the 2016 Summer Olympics host Rio d e Janeiro.

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In the mix was the Alumni Band with Cooper playing trumpet, blaring out a pretty good rendition of the fight song. “We just meet up 30 minutes before, play the songs a couple of times and we’re going,” Cooper said. Raymond Remp, of Topeka and a graduate of the class of 1987, said he liked the entire parade but that the marching bands were his favorite part. “It kind of reminded me of the parade in ‘Animal House,’” he said. “First came the band, then the Army and then the greeks.” The year’s homecoming theme of “A century long, tradition strong” was rep-

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Somebody might want to read the CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1A budget law and see what we actually have they turn around: income to do now before they tax, sales tax, use tax, gas try to tack on another tax and property tax — requirement.” the list goes on and on,” Brownback said. Following his enactment of massive income tax cuts, Brownback said the next step is to make property taxes more transparent. But Democrats said Brownback rejected their calls for property tax reductions in the last legislative session so that he could give tax cuts to wealthy businesses. The Brownback tax cuts will exempt the owners of 191,000 partnerships, sole proprietorships and other businesses from income taxes. The package also decreases individual income tax rates for 2013, with the top rate dropping to 4.9 percent from 6.45 percent, and increases the standard deduction. Democrats, who have claimed property taxes should be cut instead of income taxes, said Brownback is posturing on property taxes less than two weeks before Republicans and Democrats face off in legislative races across the state. “The governor has spent the last year ignoring proposals to reduce property taxes,” Rep. Jim Ward, D-Wichita, said. “Kansas common sense says you have to question his commitment to his new conversion on property taxes.” And Lawrence City Manager David Corliss

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said. Hubbard was not arrested, and McKinley said police are waiting for test results on the drugs — which were sent to the Kansas Bureau of Investigation — before making any arrests. Hubbard has no arrest or conviction record in Kansas, according

— Lawrence City Manager David Corliss said he was unsure what the new proposal would require that cities aren’t already doing as far as transparency about property taxes. Current state law requires local governing bodies to adopt ordinances if property tax revenues for the budget exceed the previous year. “Somebody might want to read the budget law and see what we actually have to do now before they try to tack on another requirement,” Corliss said. “What we really do feel strongly about is local decisions should be made locally,” Corliss added. “I don’t want someone on the third floor of the Statehouse telling us how to spend or raise our money. If the Legislature wants to add more process, we can add more process.” Corliss said that city finances are transparent. Budget, spending and employee salaries are on the city’s website, he said. But Sen. Susan Wagle, R-Wichita, who appeared with Brownback at a news conference in Wichita on the property tax transparency proposal, said the measure “will give Kansas prop-

to a KBI records search. Police did arrest Edward L. Newton III, 43, of Lawrence, who was at the home during the search. McKinley said the arrest was for two out-of-county warrants, and was not related to the drug investigation. Newton had also been arrested Sept. 3 for failing to appear at a Lawrence Municipal Court case. He was released from jail on a $500 bond. State records show that a complaint about the day

— Kansas University reporter Matt Erickson can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at Twitter.com/LJW_KU.

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

care was made in March 2010, but further information about the nature of the complaint was not available. The emergency shutdown order can be appealed to the secretary of KDHE. A phone call to the day care went unanswered Thursday. — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 784-423-0668. Reporter Shaun Hittle can be reached at 832-7173.

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Are you dressing up for Halloween this year? ¾No, I’m too old ¾No, I’m too busy ¾Yes, I’m young at heart ¾Yes, I never miss a chance to have fun Friday’s poll: Who do you think will win tonight’s city showdown between Free State High and Lawrence High? LHS, 49%; Free State, 41%; Not sure, 9%. Go to LJWorld.com to see more responses and cast your vote.

KU football player gets DUI diversion A Kansas University football player has entered into a diversion agreement with city prosecutors on a drunken-driving charge. Justin E. Carnes, a 21-yearold junior and a long snapper on the team, signed a diversion agreement Tuesday for his DUI arrest Aug. 25 in the 400 block of Missouri Street. As long as Carnes follows the terms of the diversion, which include obeying the law and refraining from alcohol or

drug use, the charge will be dropped after a year. Carnes is also responsible for paying about $1,000 in court costs and must undergo an alcohol evaluation. Following the arrest, KU football coach Charlie Weis suspended Carnes for the first three games of the season. In April, Weis also suspended running back James Sims for three games after a drunkendriving arrest.

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KU Endowment funds fall on market, but donations strong By Matt Erickson merickson@ljworld.com

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FROM LEFT, KANSAS UNIVERSITY CHANCELLOR BERNADETTE GRAY-LITTLE and retiring Kansas Speaker of the House Mike O’Neal, who is the new president and CEO of the Kansas Chamber of Commerce, watch as KU engineering student Amir Bachelani and Glen Marotz, associate dean of the School of Engineering, break ground during an event Friday to celebrate the start of construction on a Learned Hall engineering school expansion. The new $80 million, 125,000 square-foot building will accommodate growth in the student body and faculty.

Engineering expansion breaks ground By Matt Erickson merickson@ljworld.com

Kansas University Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little remembered Friday morning what she and Kansas Senate President Steve Morris talked about the first time they

met, before she had even taken office: how KU could help produce more engineers for Kansas. That conversation, and many others, led to the scene outside of KU’s engineering complex early Friday morning. Leaders from the state and KU braved

chilly temperatures for a ceremonial groundbreaking for an $80 million expansion for the School of Engineering. Gray-Little and other speakers told a crowd of administrators, faculty, students and others that the expansion would serve as a

boost to the Kansas economy as well as the future of engineering in the state. “As the state’s flagship university, and as the home of the state’s topranked school of engineering,” Gray-Little said, “the

Declining investment performance contributed to a fall in value for the KU Endowment’s funds during the 2012 fiscal year, the association announced Friday. But the Endowment Association has made substantial progress in its “Far Above” campaign this year, with donors contributing nearly $100 million since its public launch in April. All in all, the campaign’s contributions have totaled $708 million toward a goal of $1.2 billion. Those figures were announced at the annual meeting of the association’s board of trustees Friday at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park. Equity markets were down around the world during the 2012 fiscal year, which ended June 30, said Dale Seuferling, KANSAS endowment president. UNIVERSITY That led to a 3.4 percent decline in the value of the endowment’s long-term investments, he said. “It’s kind of subject to that volatility in the market,” Seuferling said. The market value of the association’s endowed funds fell to $1.18 billion from $1.25 billion as of June 2011. The value of all of its assets, which also include real estate and other holdings, came to $1.6 billion as of June 30, down from $1.65 billion a year before. Seuferling noted, though, that markets have rebounded since the end of June. From Jan. 1 to Sept. 30, the value of the association’s long-term investments grew by 4.8 percent.

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SATURDAY COLUMN

Growing deficit is critical issue in presidential race By Dolph C. Simons Jr.

How many voters in the upcoming presidential election will have given serious attention to the major issues facing this country and how will this affect for whom they vote? Will the majority of voters merely vote the party line whether this favors every Democratic candidate or every Republican candidate? There are very serious issues at stake, issues that could and probably will affect every citizen in the country in one way or another. The national debt and how Washington officials may decide to tackle this monster are likely to affect Lawrence. For example, federal funds may be cut that have been directed toward student aid at Kansas University, and the city may lose funding from the state because of cutbacks in money the state has been receiving from Washington. The city has many costly road projects in the planning stage and these could be reduced, delayed or possibly eliminated. Federal grants or research grants to KU could be trimmed or eliminated. Any program or activity in Lawrence that receives federal fiscal assistance, and many state programs, all could be reduced

substantially because of major reductions in federal spending. New tax policies also could color private giving to KU, which has played such an important role in the university’s success. It’s likely a high percentage of voters are numb about the election because campaigning to win the 2012 presidential election has been going on, in one way or another, since the day after Barack Obama won the election in November 2008. His aides and political strategists have been working since that time on his re-election, and most every action and policy he has endorsed probably has been reviewed and tested to see how it will play with voters and affect his political popularity. Following Sen. John McCain’s defeat, Republican hopefuls began jockeying for position and prominence in their races for the GOP presidential nomination. The public has been saturated with campaign messages and partisan ads making the 2012 election the most costly in this country’s history. It’s almost obscene how much money — approaching $2 billion — has been spent by both parties. The saying “to the victor belong the spoils” certainly applies to political elections with winners able to staff thousands

of well-paying jobs, muscle through legislation that may be more favorable to those who supported their candidacy and many others ways of rewarding party faithful.

COMMENTARY But the saying “to the victor belong the spoils” should be modified or expanded to say “to the victor belong the spoils AND the responsibility and obligation to do what is in the best interests of the country.” This nation has become so deeply divided that Congress is deadlocked, and, consequently, the country is stalemated, standing still rather than getting stronger. There are terribly important issues before the voters. The dangers and consequences of the ever-growing national debt cannot be overstated. This situation, no matter how it is addressed, will affect every American in one way or another. There is no more important issue. President Obama promised to cut the debt in half during his first term in office. Sadly, it has increased by $6 trillion to the present $16 trillion-plus figure. If there is any chance to

control and reduce this dangerous debt, challenger Romney or President Obama will have to initiate new and effective programs that are sure to be tough and painful and will affect every citizen. Do voters consider this when entering the voting both? If so, which candidate do they believe can get the job done? Obama’s record over the past three years is bad, very bad. Romney’s is untested at the national level. Millions of Americans rely on federal aid in one form or another. Millions don’t pay any income taxes. Have they become so dependent on this aid and so fearful of losing it through cutbacks or new legislation that might be necessary to rein in the national debt that they will decide to vote for Obama and four more years of his failed policies? Do voters believe Romney’s policies can create 12 million new jobs in four years, initiate the necessary cuts in federal government spending and get Americans to be energy independent — all combining to help reduce the national debt? The debt matter touches all other issues facing this country and, at some time, it has to be addressed through serious actions by the White House and

Congress with the support of the majority of Americans. Which candidate, Obama or Romney, has the record and firsthand experience in business that is so critical for our country? And which candidate has the record and experience of working with differing legislative interests to win bipartisan support for badly needed legislation? Obama and his strategists have been unable to negotiate, and, as a result, there is a crippling standoff in Congress. He has been unable to work or forge a working relationship with the Republican majority in the House. There has been little reaching across the aisle by Sen. President Harry Reid or Rep. Nancy Pelosi. As governor of Massachusetts, Romney was able to pass legislation he favored even with Democrats enjoying more than an 80 percent majority in the state legislature. Would he be able to develop a similar relationship with Congress if he were elected? No one knows for sure, but he did it in Massachusetts, and he certainly has the business background and experience Obama lacks. Again, will voters vote a straight party line or will they vote for what they think is in the best interests of their country?


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LIBERTY MEMORIAL CENTRAL MIDDLE SCHOOL students make a run for it during the school’s annual Fun Run on Friday to raise awareness about physical fitness as well as money for the school. At right, Central computer teacher Scott Forkenbrock used the run to his advantage in training for the New York City Marathon, in which he will compete on Nov. 4.

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University of Kansas has special responsibility to contribute to the vitality and prosperity of the state.” The project will make use of $35 million in funding approved by the state in 2011 to support engineering expansions at KU, Kansas State and Wichita State universities. The remaining cost will be paid through other university funds and a fundraising effort conducted with the help of the KU Endowment. As interim Engineering Dean Stan Rolfe emphasized during an introduction Friday morning, that fundraising is ongoing. “It’s also a partnership among the alumni who have and who will help us support this building,” Rolfe said to laughs from the crowd. The expansion includes two buildings: a four-story, 110,000-square-foot building at the engineering complex dedicated largely to teaching, and a 30,000-square-foot building on KU’s West Campus devoted to research and development. As of now, both are unnamed. The larger building will serve as a front door to the engineering complex, JoAnn Browning, the engineering school’s associate dean for administration said after Friday’s groundbreaking. “We’re really trying to create a place where it’s central to all student needs,” Browning said. That building will attach to the north end of the school’s other new building, the Measurement, Materials and Sustainable Environment Center, which was just dedicated earlier this month. It will connect that building with the rest of the engineering complex, and it will replace Burt Hall.

It will also be a major benefit for our students, and it’s going to be a truly attractive lure to bring the very, very best faculty to teach those students.” — Provost Jeff Vitter The building will include six new classrooms and eight new teaching laboratories to accommodate the growing number of engineering students at KU.

Accommodating growth Spurred in part by calls from the state to produce more engineers for Kansas companies, the school enrolled a record 2,151 students this fall. Its freshman class grew by 22 percent from 2011. The new building on the main campus also will include space for programs designed to help students stay in the engineering school and graduate, including study areas, student meeting rooms and a new space for the Engineering Career Center. The smaller building on West Campus will have a facility for research and development of systems used in bridges or other structures. Provost Jeff Vitter, speaking at the groundbreaking, noted that the new buildings’ research facilities would help as the university seeks to hire 30 new engineering faculty members over the next few years. “It will also be a major benefit for our students, and it’s going to be a truly attractive lure to bring the very, very best faculty to teach those students,” Vitter said. KU student Amir Bachelani, a senior in the engineering school who spoke during the event, said it was clear that the growing population of engineer-

tal Endowment Board as well as the KU Chi Omega Corporation Board, and she earned a bachelor’s degree in personnel administration from KU in 1979. Padgett is president and CEO of The Citizens National Bank, and he has served in various roles for the Kansas Bankers Association, the Kansas City Sports Commission and the KU School of Business Finance Board of Advisors. He graduated from KU in 1987 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology. Ritchie is a 1980 KU graduate with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. He is president and owner of the oil and gas business Ritchie Exploration Inc., and he serves on the board of the Kansas Independent Oil and Gas Association.

Kurt Watson, an endowment trustee and chair of the “Far Above” fundraising campaign, gave an update on the campaign’s progress. Donors’ contributions have reached $708 million. The campaign had raised $612 billion when it publicly launched in April. Its fundraising goal is $1.2 billion, and it’s set to end in June 2016. Friday’s meeting also included election of three new endowment trustees, including two Lawrence residents. The new trustees are Stacey Satterthwaite Dillon and Brent R. Padgett, of Lawrence, and A. Scott Ritchie III, of — Kansas University reporter Matt ErickWichita. Dillon is on the Law- son can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at twitter.com/LJW_KU. rence Memorial Hospi-

ing students needed more space to learn, study and collaborate on projects. “Every night, the student group study space at Spahr library is filled to the brim with students,” Bachelani said. “Only last year, I had my first engineering class outside of the engineering complex, because the classrooms in Learned Hall and Eaton Hall were all full.”

Home-grown approach Morris, the outgoing Kansas Senate president, appeared Friday morning, along with outgoing Kansas House Speaker Mike O’Neal. Both recalled that talks with the state’s universities about producing more engineers began in 2007 and 2008 and endured challenges as the state and the country weathered a recession. The state’s effort was prompted largely by Kansas engineering companies, Morris said. Without enough engineers being developed within the state, he said, those companies often had to hire people from the coasts. “Those folks would work out fine for two or three years, or however long it took for them to get good and trained,” Morris said. “And then they’d find opportunities in other places. They didn’t have the loyalty to the state, so they’d go someplace else.” Browning said construction on both new buildings is set to begin in the spring. The West Campus building is scheduled to be complete in 2014, but work on the larger building on the main campus will take until 2015. She noted that though that’s a few years off, it will be soon enough for members of this year’s large freshman class to make use of the new building before they graduate. — Kansas University reporter Matt Erickson can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at twitter.com/LJW_KU.

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Joann Hill, works in retail, Moline, Ill. “The marching band. My son’s in it.”

Kim Hamilton, home-school teacher, Lee’s Summit, Mo. “The parade. My husband was in the Alumni Band and it was fun to see him march again.”

Lindsay Marko, student, Louisville, Ky. “The parade was really awesome and the pep rally was really good. It was great to sing the alma mater.”

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Friday in connection with a stabbing in July. Matilda Ornelas pleaded no contest to aggravated battery July 30 as part of an agreement with prosecutors. Ornelas was arrested days after a 37-year-old Lawrence man was taken on July 12 to Lawrence Memorial Hospital with two stab wounds to his torso. Police determined the man was stabbed in connection with an earlier disturbance in the 1100 block of Tennessee Street. The man’s injuries required surgery. During sentencing, prosecutors told Douglas County District Judge Paula Martin the man asked that Ornelas not receive jail or prison time.

The Journal-World does not print accounts of all police reports filed. The newspaper generally reports: • Burglaries, only with a loss of $1,000 or more, unless there are unusual circumstances. To protect victims, we generally don’t identify them by name. • The names and circumstances of people arrested, only after they are charged. • Assaults and batteries, only if major injuries are reported. • Holdups and robberies.

HOSPITAL BIRTHS James Green and Kalonie Hulbutta, Lawrence, a girl, Friday. Chad and Megan Gilliland, Tonganoxie, a boy, Friday. Mike and Jessica Hensley, Lawrence, a girl, Friday.

Drought damage goes beyond crops By Marcy Gordon and Paul Wiseman Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The worst drought in decades didn’t just shrivel corn and soybeans. It shrank economic growth too. The government said Friday that the U.S. economy grew at a modest 2 percent annual rate from July through September. And the crop-killing drought reduced growth by 0.4 percentage points. That means normal weather would have lifted economic growth to 2.4 percent for the quarter, the Commerce Department said. Below are questions and answers about the drought and its effect on gross domestic product. GDP is the broadest measure of the economy. Q: How severe was the drought? A: The dry spell that hit the Midwest and Great Plains last summer was the worst since the 1950s. It covered 80 percent of U.S. farmland. The drought hit hardest in July, a critical time for corn and other crops. Corn production is expected to drop more than 13 percent in the 2012-2013 growing season. Soybean production will likely fall 8 percent. Cattle, sheep and pig farmers are getting hit, too: The cost of feed is rising, and pastures have withered in the heat. Q: How did the drought reduce economic growth? A: Mainly by reducing crop supplies. Smaller supplies cut growth by 0.17 percent point from April to June and by 0.42 percentage point from July through September. Jeet Dutta, a senior economist at Moody’s Analytics, says he thinks the worst is over. He expects the drought’s impact on growth to diminish to 0.1 percentage point in the final three months of 2012. Q: Does the economic damage go beyond the farm? A: Yes, because GDP figures don’t capture, for example, higher food prices that can follow a drought. And farmers hit by a drought typically cut back on purchases of farm equipment, vehicles and other goods. That can hurt merchants in farm country and damage that part of the economy. Ernie Goss, an economics professor

at Creighton University in Omaha, says Midwest merchants are expecting a weak holiday season in part because farmers have curtailed their spending. And the drought led to lower water levels in the Mississippi River that stranded barges, causing costly shipping delays. Q: How does the economic damage from droughts compare with the damage from other natural disasters? A: Hurricanes and earthquakes can reduce economic growth by disrupting production and consumer spending. But once the earth has stopped shaking and the winds have died down, communities can rebuild, boosted by insurance payouts and federal aid. Reconstruction can help the overall economy. By contrast, crops killed by drought can’t be recovered. “It’s a one-shot-a-year production practice for corn and soybeans,” said Todd Davis, an economist at the American Farm Bureau Federation. Q: Have farmers’ incomes suffered? A: Despite the drought, the U.S. Agriculture Department expects farm incomes to hit $122 billion this year, highest since 1973 when adjusted for inflation. They’ve benefited from higher prices for their crops and livestock. And government-subsidized crop insurance helps cushion the damage. Congress has been promoting crop insurance since the 1990s, notes economist Mekael Teshome of the PNC Financial Services Group. Q: What is the effect on American consumers? A: Prices for corn and soybeans in commodity markets have probably just about peaked, PNC says. But it will take three to six months for higher food prices to work their way through the food chain, says Dutta of Moody’s. The Agriculture Department expects food prices to rise between 3 percent and 4 percent next year. That would be up from an average of 2.5 percent to 3 percent over the past 20 years.

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CORRECTIONS A statement about voter identification in the Oct. 22 editorial, “Discouraging numbers,” requires clarification. Student photo IDs issued by any accredited college or university in Kansas, including private institutions such as Baker University, are valid at the polls. However, faculty and staff IDs issued by private colleges or universities are not. Another wrinkle of the law, Douglas County Clerk Jamie Shew said, is that student IDs issued by public high schools are valid, but IDs issued by private high schools are not. Shew emphasized, however, that “no one is going to be turned away” from the polls because of insufficient identification. They can cast a provisional ballot, he said, and present a valid ID later.

Drake Hofer, a senior football player at Lawrence High School, is also a member of LHS’ a cappella choir. The school affiliation of the choir was incorrect in a story Friday.

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TOPEKA — The Kansas Republican Party slammed Democrats for sending out campaign mailers in two legislative races that falsely state two GOP legislators voted for a bill when they voted against it. Democrats said they made a mistake and issued an apology Friday. The mailers cited votes in favor of the state budget bill in 2011, which included record school cuts. The two legislators — Jana Goodman of Leavenworth and Joseph Scapa of Wichita — voted against

that specific bill even though earlier in the 2011 session, Goodman and Scapa voted for a bill that would have cut schools even more. “Despite having internal protocols to ensure that misstatements of facts such as these do not occur, the KDP failed to catch this,” said Kansas Democratic Party Chairwoman Joan Wagnon. “We will offer our apology publicly and are issuing this release to set the voting records of Reps. Scapa and Goodman straight.” Kansas Republican Party Executive Director Clay Barker criti-

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cized the state Democratic Party. “Spin and opinions are one thing, but flat-out lying about a representative’s past votes on a specific bill is contemptible and smacks of desperation,” Barker said. Wagnon said that when the mistake was discovered, she immediately called Goodman and Scapa to apologize. Goodman faces Democrat Melanie Meier and Scapa faces Democrat Patricia Sloop in the Nov. 6 election. — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.

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OVERLAND PARK (AP) — The president of Johnson County Community College has announced his retirement. The 22,000-student school announced Friday that Terry Calaway plans to depart Aug. 1 to spend more time with his family. Calaway became the fourth president of Johnson County Community College in June 2007. Since then, enrollment has increased 8 percent. He also oversaw the

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Police officer cannibal case tests lines of fantasy, threat NEW YORK — In Internet chats as breezy as they were bizarre, a police officer accused of plotting to kidnap and eat as many as 100 women was once cautioned not to be wasteful when cooking a victim because “there is nearly 75 pounds of food there.” But no one was ever actually harmed in Gilberto Valle’s alleged plot, let

alone eaten. And a defense attorney says the officer was merely engaging in harmless Internet fantasy. Where exactly the line is drawn between bizarre talk and a true plot has emerged as the key question in a case that has shocked even the most jaded New Yorkers. Indeed, experts say many people have a compulsion to

create horrific scenarios about cannibalism, and that the Internet allows them to indulge in their dark side anonymously and — usually — safely. “There is a big difference between discussing, and even fantasizing about this type of activity and actually carrying it out,” said Jeffrey Parsons, a psychologist at Hunter College.

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CONSERVATOR RICHARD HORTON POSES FOR THE MEDIA as he adjusts a regulator clock by Cope and Molyneux, 1822-1823, one of the iconic clocks in the Science Museum’s Measuring Time gallery, on Friday in London. The exhibit traces the history of timekeeping from sand-glasses to sundials, water clocks to wristwatches, a rich collection of more than 500 timepieces from all eras.

Year after Irene, U.S. prepares for Sandy By Brock Vergakis and Wayne Parry Associated Press

DUCK, N.C. — A year after being walloped by Hurricane Irene, residents rushed to put away boats, harvest crops and sandbag boardwalks Friday as the Eastern Seaboard braced for a rare megastorm that experts said would cause much greater havoc. Hurricane Sandy, moving north from the Caribbean, was expected to make landfall Monday night near the Delaware coast, then hit two winter weather systems as it moves inland, creating a hybrid monster storm that could bring nearly a foot of rain, high winds and up to 2 feet of snow. Experts said the storm would be wider and stronger than last year’s Irene, which caused more than $15 billion in damage, and could rival the worst East Coast storm on record. Officials did not mince words, telling people to be prepared for several days without electricity. Jersey Shore beach towns began issuing voluntary evacuations and protecting boardwalks. Atlantic Beach casinos made contingency plans to close, and officials advised residents of flood-prone areas to stay with family or be ready to leave. Airlines said to expect cancellations and waived change fees for passengers who want to reschedule. “Be forewarned,” said Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. “Assume that you will be in the midst of flooding conditions, the likes of which you may not have seen at any of the major storms that have occurred over the last 30 years.” Many storm-seasoned residents had not begun to panic. Along North Carolina’s fragile Outer Banks, no evacuations had been ordered and ferries hadn’t yet been closed. Plenty of stores remained open and houses still featured Halloween decorations outside, as rain started to roll in.

Romney: Obama made the economy worse By David Espo and Steve Peoples Associated Press

AMES, IOWA — Seizing on fresh evidence of economic sluggishness, Republican challenger Mitt Romney said Friday that President Barack Obama inherited a bad situation when he took office and then “made the problem worse.” Obama looked ahead to the second term he’s hoping to win. Referring to the two top Republicans in Congress, the president said he was prepared to “wash John Boehner’s car” or “walk Mitch Obama McConnell’s dog” if it would help complete an elusive deal to cut future deficits by trillions of dollars. Romney The two campaign rivals faced a common danger as the end of their race came into view: a large and dangerous storm threatening to barrel up the East Coast. Romney and Vice President Joe Biden each canceled planned weekend appearances in Virginia Beach, Va. Romney was unsparing in his criticism of the man he hopes to unseat. “Despite all that he inherited, President Obama did not repair our economy, he did not save Medicare and Social Security, he did not tame the spending and borrowing, he did not reach across the aisle to bring us together,” the former Massachusetts governor said. “Four years ago, America voted for a post-partisan president, but they have seen the most political of presidents, and a Washington in gridlock because of it,” he added. The Republican challenger borrowed a theme from Obama’s successful 2008 campaign, saying he and running mate Paul Ryan “can bring real change to this country.” And he tweaked a line

that former President Bill Clinton unveiled at this summer’s Democratic National Convention, saying, “This is not the time to double-down on trickledown government policies that have failed us.” Democrats delighted in pointing out that Romney spoke outside Kinzler Construction Services, which benefitted from more than $650,000 in stimulus funding from the 2009 package Obama that signed into law — and the Republican nominee often criticizes. Romney campaigned in Iowa and Ohio as national polls showed a tight race. Though his aides claimed momentum, citing recent polls, Obama’s team said the president led or was tied in each of the nine battleground states where the two sides have concentrated hundreds of millions of dollars in television commercials over the past five months. Back in the White House after his long day and night and day of campaigning, Obama said he looked forward to trying to reach a deal with congressional Republicans on a sweeping budget deal if he wins re-election. Asked by radio show host Michael Smerconish if he would make the first move, the president replied, “I’ve said I’ll do whatever’s required to get this done. “And I think the key that the American people want right now is for us to tackle some big challenges that we face in a commonsense, balanced, sensible way.” That was a reference to one of his biggest differences with Romney — his insistence that tax cuts be allowed to expire at upper incomes on Dec. 31, as opposed to Romney’s insistence that they be extended. Obama has been under pressure from Romney in recent days to be more specific about a second-term agenda, and he released a 20-page pamphlet earlier this week. He also had interviews with MTV and several battleground-state television stations on his schedule for the day. Later, in a live interview with MTV, he urged younger voters to cast their ballots, saying, “there’s no excuse” not to.

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Romney’s calm approach wins debate WASHINGTON — OK, OK. I’ll give you the context. Obama was talking about “when Tunisians began to protest, this nation, me, my administration, stood with them.” Still. How many democratic leaders (de Gaulle excluded) would place the word “me” in such regal proximity to the word “nation”? Obama would have made a very good Bourbon. He’s certainly not a very good debater. He showed it again Monday night. Obama lost. His tone was petty and small. Arguing about Iran’s nuclear program, he actually said to Mitt Romney, “While we were coordinating an international coalition to make sure these sanctions were effective, you were still invested in a Chinese state oil company that was doing business with the Iranian oil sector.” You can’t get smaller than that. You’d expect this in a city council race. But only from the challenger. The sitting councilman would find such an ad hominem beneath him. That spirit led Obama into a major unforced error. When Romney made a perfectly reasonable case to rebuild a shrinking Navy, Obama condescended: “You mentioned ... that we have fewer ships than we did in 1916. Well, Governor, we also have fewer horses and bayonets, because the nature of our military’s changed.” Such that naval vessels are as obsolete as horse cavalry? Liberal pundits got a great guffaw out of this, but the un-

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Romney’s entire strategy in both the second and third debates was to reinforce the status he achieved in debate No. 1 as a plausible alternative president.” derlying argument is quite stupid. As if the ships being retired are dinghies, skipjacks and three-masted schooners. As if an entire branch of the armed forces — the principal projector of American power abroad — is itself some kind of anachronism. “We have these things called aircraft carriers,” continued the schoolmaster, “where planes land on them.” This is Obama’s case for fewer vessels? Does he think carriers patrol alone? He doesn’t know that for every one carrier, 10 times as many ships sail in a phalanx of escorts? Obama may blithely dismiss the need for more ships, but the Navy wants at least 310 and the

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From the Lawrence Daily Journal-World for Oct. 27, 1912: “The motion picture camera never filmed a more exciting chase than that which took place YEARS on Saturday night on South Massachusetts AGO street, and yet no motion picture machine IN 1912 was on hand to take advantage of the natural setting. A man and woman in a buggy and a taxicab full of policemen played the principal roles in this bit of natural dramatics. To add color to the scene occasional shots were fired by the officers, people rushed to their doors in their nightcaps, dogs barked and other unseemly midnight noises prevailed. But on and on dashed the horse, every shot called forth another blow while the taxi driver kept letting out more gasoline. The chase finally ended somewhere near the south limits where the taxi at last overtook the fleeing couple and the entire company moved slowly back to the police station. This morning Leslie Chamming pleaded guilty to a charge of being drunk and driving fast. The court assessed a fine totaling $16.50 which the defendant paid and thus closed one of the most exciting events that has occurred in police circles for some time.”

Gov. Sam Brownback (R) Suite 212-S, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 (785) 296-3232 or (877) 579-6757 governor@state.ks.us Secretary of State Kris Kobach (R) 1st Floor, 120 SW 10th Ave., Topeka 66612 (785) 296-4564; sos@sos. ks.gov Attorney General Derek Schmidt (R) 2nd Floor, 120 S.W. 10th Ave., Topeka 66612 (785) 296-2215; general @ksag.org

Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger (R) 420 SW Ninth St., Topeka 66612 (785) 296-3071 or (800) 432-2484 commissioner@ksinsurance.org

State Board of Education Janet Waugh, (D-District 1) 916 S. 57th Terrace, Kansas City, KS 66106 (913) 287-5165; JWaugh1052@aol.com Carolyn Wims-Campbell, (D-District 4) 3824 SE Illinois Ave., Topeka 66609 (785) 266-3798; campbell4kansasboe@verizon.net

Kansas Board of Regents 1000 SW Jackson St., Suite 520, Topeka, KS 66612; (785) 296-3421 www.kansasregents.org Ed McKechnie, Arcadia, chairman Christine Downey-Schmidt, Inman Mildred Edwards, Wichita Tim Emert, Independence Fred Logan Jr., Leawood Dan Lykins, Topeka Robba Moran, Hays Janie Perkins, Garden City Kenny Wilk, Lansing Andy Tompkins, president and CEO

— Charles Krauthammer is a columnist for Washington Post Writers Group.

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like presidents going abroad confirming the calumnies of tinpot dictators. The rest of Romney’s debate performance was far more passive. He refused the obvious chance to pulverize Obama on Libya. I would’ve taken a baseball bat to Obama’s seconddebate claim that no one in his administration, including him, had misled the country on Benghazi. (The misleading is beyond dispute. The only question is whether it was intentional, i.e. deliberate deceit, or unintentional, i.e. scandalous incompetence.) Romney, however, calculated differently: Act presidential. Better use the night to assume a reassuring, non-contentious demeanor. Romney’s entire strategy in both the second and third debates was to reinforce the status he achieved in debate No. 1 as a plausible alternative president. He therefore went bipartisan, accommodating, above the fray and, above all, nonthreatening. That’s what Reagan did with Carter in their 1980 debate. If your opponent’s record is dismal and the country quite prepared to toss him out — but not unless you pass the threshold test — what do you do? Romney chose to do a Reagan: Don’t quarrel. Speak softly. Meet the threshold. We’ll soon know whether steady-as-she-goes was the right choice.

— Compiled by Sarah St. John

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A masterpiece? To the editor: It arrived! My city-mandated piece of yard art was delivered yesterday. Now I must decide how to properly display such a masterpiece. Do I travel to the local nursery and spend close to $100 for shrubbery, take the shrubs home and instruct my significant other on how to properly plant then? Or do I travel to the big box store on 31st Street, buy some 4-by-4 posts, the necessary concrete and a panel or two of white plastic lattice (possibly made in China) and return home to instruct my significant other on how to properly dig postholes and pour concrete! Or, my third option might be to set this work of art in full view at the head of my drive so all the passersby might be able to enjoy such magnificence! Remember, one of the city commissioners said (and I para-

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phrase) “once we have them, breakfast at Cornerstone. For the past three years, the boys we’ll love them!” have brought in food items each Decision, decision! week. They have provided thouChuck Thomsen, Lawrence sands of items to benefit the Lawrence community. They are winners all the way!! Carol Belzer, director, To the editor: Cornerstone Food Pantry The young people of Lawrence are doing wonderful things for our community. I would like to take this opportu- To the editor: Oh, woe is me! I’m an undenity to lift up and applaud their successes. The Cordley School cided voter. I lack the testosrecently did a food drive for our terone for the alpha male act, Cornerstone Food Pantry. The insulted by the Big Bird issue children, parents and staff col- and exhausted by the big money, lected 71 boxes of food items. mass media partnership with the That’s a lot of food. One Satur- two parties. If only there were an alterday they went to Dillons grocery store and asked people to native to the media manipuladonate. Who could turn down a tion, the dictatorial control of child? Evidently, no one did! The participation in debates by the Cordley motto is “Cordley leads two parties and the fraudulent by the heart” and they are truly commission for debates that excludes alternative candidates. living up to that commitment. I would also like to com- Don’t waste your vote, they say. mend the Lawrence High foot- Doesn’t the Electoral College ball team and their backers. essentially waste your vote in Each game day they have a team many states?

Winning effort

Other choices

What the Lawrence Journal-World stands for

There is an alternative. Consider a vote for a third party down the ballot. I like Obama, voted for him, but don’t feel he has earned my vote, particularly in Kansas. As for Romney, we’ve been there, done that and know that dog won’t hunt. I will vote for the Green Party candidate. Unfortunately, I will have to write her name on the ballot, easily done. The Green Party is on 85 percent of the ballots nationally, and a 5 percent vote would qualify them for more than $20 million in matching federal funds in 2016. Is my vote wasted? Maybe, but maybe it is an investment in the future with more diversity in our democracy. Also on the ballot are the Reform and Libertarian Party candidates. Maybe Douglas County could kick-start the nation by a strong vote for alternative candidates who represent alternative solutions. Check them out before you check the ballot. Ace Hickey, Lawrence

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High 54° Low 27° POP: 5%

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High 59° Low 32° POP: 10%

High 57° Low 35° POP: 10%

Wind E 4-8 mph

Wind SE 4-8 mph

Wind S 8-16 mph

Wind SSW 7-14 mph

Wind E 3-6 mph

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McCook 54/23

Kearney 48/24

Oberlin 54/24

Clarinda 49/31

Lincoln 48/26

Grand Island 48/25

Beatrice 49/27

St. Joseph 48/29 Chillicothe 48/30

Sabetha 48/30

Concordia 49/27

Centerville 47/29

Kansas City Marshall Manhattan 49/35 50/30 Goodland Salina 50/26 Oakley Kansas City Topeka 53/25 51/28 53/27 50/31 Lawrence 49/33 Sedalia 50/28 Emporia Great Bend 49/31 51/28 51/26 Nevada Dodge City Chanute 52/28 52/29 Hutchinson 52/27 Garden City 53/25 54/26 Springfield Wichita Pratt Liberal Coffeyville Joplin 51/28 53/28 53/27 55/26 53/28 54/28 Hays Russell 51/25 51/26

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

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Through 8 p.m. Friday.

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

48°/30° 63°/42° 94° in 1922 24° in 2001

Precipitation in inches 24 hours through 8 p.m. yest. 0.00 Month to date 0.91 Normal month to date 2.90 Year to date 18.93 Normal year to date 35.69

REGIONAL CITIES

Today Sun. Today Sun. Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Cities Hi Lo W Hi Lo W Atchison 50 29 s 53 28 pc Independence 53 27 s 56 32 s 50 26 s 55 29 pc Belton 48 32 s 52 32 pc Fort Riley Olathe 48 31 s 52 32 pc Burlington 51 28 s 54 31 s Osage Beach 52 28 s 53 27 s Coffeyville 54 28 s 56 32 s 50 27 s 53 32 s Concordia 49 27 s 53 33 pc Osage City Ottawa 49 29 s 53 30 pc Dodge City 52 29 s 58 34 s 53 28 s 56 35 s Holton 50 31 s 54 32 pc Wichita Weather (W): s-sunny, pc-partly cloudy, c-cloudy, sh-showers, t-thunderstorms, r-rain, sf-snow flurries, sn-snow, i-ice.

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Today Cities Hi Lo W Acapulco 89 75 t Amsterdam 47 33 sh Athens 76 68 pc Baghdad 84 63 s Bangkok 95 76 pc Beijing 69 43 s Berlin 41 30 c Brussels 45 27 pc Buenos Aires 76 60 pc Cairo 83 66 s Calgary 22 15 c Dublin 46 41 s Geneva 49 31 sn Hong Kong 81 76 r Jerusalem 70 58 s Kabul 72 39 pc London 49 36 pc Madrid 63 31 c Mexico City 77 43 t Montreal 63 51 c Moscow 37 31 pc New Delhi 87 58 s Oslo 40 22 s Paris 49 33 sh Rio de Janeiro 92 75 s Rome 70 56 r Seoul 61 50 r Singapore 88 77 sh Stockholm 39 25 s Sydney 70 52 s Tokyo 67 58 pc Toronto 47 41 r Vancouver 51 46 sh Vienna 55 34 r Warsaw 34 30 sn Winnipeg 33 21 pc

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WEATHER HISTORY On Oct. 27, 1990, at Cape Hatteras, N.C., winds 75 to 90 mph shoved a barge into a bridge, destroying the bridge.

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THE UNIVERSITY WOMEN’S CLUB 2012-2013 BOARD OF DIRECTORS is pictured at the Kansas University chancellor’s residence Sept. 14. Back row is Shade Little; third row, from left: Mary Remus, Ann Eversole, Cathy Ebmeier, Marilyn Hall, Janis Hutchison and Kathie Rasmussen; second row: Marlene Merrill, Sally Brandt, Nancy Hale-Martinko, Alice Clayton-Honea and Jerree Catlin; and front row: Gwen Dobson, Janeal Krehbiel, Suzanne Collins, Mary Newell and Carladyne Conyers. Dobson submitted the photo. Email your photos to friends@ ljworld.com or mail them to Friends & Neighbors, P.O. Box 888, Lawrence, KS 66044.

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FREE STATE’S JOE DINEEN (12) CELEBRATES HIS TOUCHDOWN with teammates. FSHS beat Lawrence, 28-14, in the City Showdown on Friday at LHS.

FSHS claims district crown By Benton Smith basmith@ljworld.com

Free State High senior quarterback Kyle McFarland knew how valuable teammate Cody Stanclift could be with his hands and footwork as a blocker at right tackle. After Friday night’s regular-season finale at Lawrence High, McFarland had an even higher level of respect for those attributes because of how Stanclift used them as a defensive end. Stanclift, a 6-foot-2, 250-pound senior lineman, intercepted LHS quarterback Brad Strauss’ pass at the seven-yard line after FSHS junior linebacker Keith Loneker knocked the throw off course. Stanclift took the

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pick and scored the decisive touchdown with 5:52 left in the fourth quarter of the City Showdown, setting the stage for a 28-14 FSHS victory, which clinched the District 1 championship for the Firebirds. Lions senior defensive back Drake Hofer had just picked off a McFarland pass in the end zone to give LHS the ball in a one-possession game. On the first play of a potential game-altering drive for Lawrence, Loneker came off the edge knowing Strauss would throw the ball quickly, as he had been all night. The linebacker swatted the throw high into the air, and Stanclift tracked it

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FREE STATE LINEBACKER BLAKE WINSLOW POUNDS HIS CHEST after sacking Lawrence High quarterback Brad Strauss (11) late in the Please see FIREBIRDS, page 3B fourth quarter.

The Lawrence High football defense opened the City Showdown playing like a team that was sick and tired of reading all about the dominance of its cross-town rival’s defense. But after four quarters had been played and the final scoreboard read Free State 28, Lawrence 14, there was no conclusion anyone could draw other than to say the winning team’s defense was the difference. Both teams have deep senior classes, but it was the defensive efforts of four Free State juniors that played such a huge role in a victory that included a touchdown reception from junior tight end Zach Bickling.

Tom Keegan tkeegan@ljworld.com

It’s called “get-off.” It pertains to a defensive lineman’s ability to get off the line of scrimmage quickly, and it’s a quality an athlete either has or doesn’t. Defensive end Fred Wyatt, who doubles as the team’s left tackle, has it. He consistently used it to gain an advantage on his blocker Please see KEEGAN, page 3B

Jayhawks’ Young breaks bone, out two weeks By Gary Bedore gbedore@ljworld.com

Kansas University senior basketball forward Kevin Young suffered a broken bone in the middle of his right hand at practice Thursday and is slated to miss about two weeks, coach Bill Self said Friday.

Young, who injured the hand running into a screen, is expected to miss two exhibitions and one regularseason game, Self said. “He got it caught on a jersey, on a chest, during a defensive drill,” Self said. Young had surgery Friday, Self said, and should be back

shooting and in non-contact drills in 10 days. Young showed for practice Friday with a huge wrap on his right hand. He offered encouragement to his teammates while watching the action. “I think it’s a setback for Kevin and for us,” Self said. “He’s worked so hard and

has been playing so well. It’ll give somebody else an opportunity to get some reps now and hopefully better prepare themselves (players who get his reps). “I know Kevin will not lose any conditioning. The fact he can be shooting in a week to 10 days will cause

him, hopefully, to not get too far behind.” KU red-shirt freshman forward Jamari Traylor said Young, “was going for a loose ball. He hit it and was, ‘Ah, ah, ah.’ He said he knew something was broken right Please see HOOPS, page 7B Young

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TODAY • Football vs. Texas, 11 a.m. • Cross country, Big 12 at Austin, Texas SUNDAY • Women’s basketball vs. Washburn, 2 p.m. • Women’s golf, Edwin Watts/Palmetto Intercollegiate at Kiawah Island, S.C.

Tigers count on change of scenery DETROIT (AP) — Toting his tiny aluminum bat, 5-year-old Gage Brookens wandered toward the cage and watched Austin Jackson, Omar Infante and a few other Tigers take batting practice on a chilly afternoon at Comerica Park. Maybe that’s what these slumping Detroit hitters need in this World Series. Metal bats, rather than their weak wood. “Oh, I don’t know if they’d allow that,” kidded Gage’s grandpop, Tigers first base coach Tom Brookens. “But the hitters definitely wouldn’t mind.” Something better change for Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera, Prince Fielder and the Tigers real soon or their year is going to end real shortly. They totaled only three runs and 10 hits in San Francisco while falling into a 2-0 deficit against the Giants. Game 3 is tonight, with Anibal Sanchez starting for Detroit against Ryan Vogelsong. The Tigers are hoping that a switch in scenery — the ivy hanging on the center-field backdrop at Comerica has turned to autumn colors since the AL championship series — and a flip in pitchers might help. Throttled by left-handed starters Barry Zito and Madison Bumgarner at AT&T Park, the Tigers are eager to see a righthander. Any right-hander, in fact: Detroit batted .275 against righties, .253 vs. lefties. “Sometimes you can’t explain it,” Tigers catcher Alex Avila said before a workout Friday. “In our case, we’ve had trouble all year with left-handed pitching, which is strange because we have a lot of good hitters on the team.”

SCOREBOARD WORLD SERIES (Best-of-7; x-if necessary) All games televised by Fox San Francisco 2, Detroit 0 Wednesday, Oct. 24: San Francisco 8, Detroit 3 Thursday, Oct. 25: San Francisco 2, Detroit 0 Today, Oct. 27: San Francisco (Vogelsong 14-9) at Detroit (Sanchez 4-6), 7:07 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28: San Francisco (Cain 16-5) at Detroit (Scherzer 16-7), 7:15 p.m. x-Monday, Oct. 29: San Francisco at Detroit, 7:07 p.m. x-Wednesday, Oct. 31: Detroit at San Francisco, 7:07 p.m. x-Thursday, Nov. 1: Detroit at San Francisco, 7:07 p.m.

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DETROIT PLAYERS PREPARE TO WORK OUT Friday at Comerica Park in Detroit. The Tigers will play host to San Francisco tonight in Game 3 of the World Series. “It’ll be a nice change, obviously, to face a right-hander because we’ve had more success.” The Tigers will see Vogelsong, followed by fellow righthander Matt Cain in Game 4. “We’ve gone through spurts this whole season where we’ve thrown the ball like this as a staff,” Vogelsong said. “We obviously had our downtime there in the middle of September and at the end of August.” “And we’re just all kind of hitting our stride here at the same time. It’s up to me and Matt now to keep it going over here in Detroit.” Tigers manager Jim Leyland plans to insert speedy rookie Quintin Berry and Andy Dirks in his outfield. “The ball just hasn’t rolled our way yet,” Berry said. “They got a hit off the third-base bag.

They had a bunt that wouldn’t go foul. They made great catches in left field.” No mistaking that the Series has shifted from California to Michigan. In San Francisco, it was downright balmy in the 60s, and made for a pair of picture-perfect settings to play ball. At Comerica, it was in the mid-40s and the lights were turned on while the Tigers worked out. The forecast was for Game 3 was for temperatures to drop into the upper 30s in the later innings. “We have got heaters in the dugout for both teams, obviously. Ours is going to be a little warmer than theirs, I think, tomorrow night,” Leyland said. “But that’s all right. We’re not going to tell them that. I’m just kidding.”

“You know what? It’s cold, but I mean this is the World Series. It’s cold for everybody. It’s cold for the fans, the beer is cold, everything is cold. It’s great. Enjoy it.” While the Tigers have lost five straight World Series games dating to 2006 against St. Louis, they’ve also won five postseason home games in a row. Detroit began that string last year in the ALCS, took two against Oakland this year in the division series and then finished off an ALCS sweep of the Yankees. Overall, the Tigers have taken eight straight at home. “I think a lot of teams, your really good teams, they dominate at home. That’s what they do — the Cardinals, the Reds, they were really tough at home,” Giants manager Bruce Bochy said. “We ended up having a pretty good home record, despite having some struggles there in September or late August. But it’s a team that feeds on probably their home crowd, and they’re more comfortable at home, and that’s usually the case in baseball. But this certainly is a club that we know is playing very well here.”

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Indiana No. 1, Kansas No. 7 in AP preseason basketball poll Tom Crean didn’t look like any of the other people in the Maui airport that day. He had just coached his third, fourth and fifth games in his first season at Indiana. He looked how you would expect a coach to look after losing games by 38 and 26 points, then managing to beat Division II Chaminade in the seventh-place game of the Maui Invitational by only two points. The Silverswords got off a possible gamewinning three-point attempt at the buzzer. Others waiting for flights to the mainland on the day before Thanksgiving in 2008 were wearing leis and flowered shirts and were carefully carrying pineapples. Not Crean. He had a lot of things on his mind and looked like he was ready to blow the whistle and start practice. “This is going to take awhile,” Crean said at the time. “We can do it. This place has so much in so many ways.” He was standing and pacing now, the way he piles up the miles on the sideline. “We can do this,” he said. “We can do this.” Not many people would have believed it then. They do now. Another step in the return of the fabled Hoosiers program came Friday as Crean is about to start his fifth season in Bloomington. Indiana was ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press’ preseason Top 25, a first for the Hoosiers since 1979-80, when they were coached by Bob Knight and the three-point line was still in the experimental phase. The Hoosiers and their fans are quite familiar with the next two teams in the voting: Louisville and Kentucky. Kansas is ranked No. 7. Duke has the longest current streak of consecutive poll appearances at 97, a run that started with the preseason poll of 2007-08. Kansas has the second-longest current run at 65 weeks. The Hoosiers, who return all five starters including 7-foot sophomore Cody Zeller, received 43 first-place votes from the 65-member national media panel. Indiana is a preseason No. 1 for the third time. Ohio State and Michigan joined Indiana

PRO HOCKEY as Big Ten teams ranked in the top five. North Carolina State, Kansas, Duke, SyraNHL cuts November games cuse and Florida round out the top 10. North Carolina led the second 10 and was NEW YORK — The NHL lockout has followed by Arizona, UCLA, Michigan State, forced the cancellation of all games through Missouri, Creighton, Memphis, UNLV, Baylor the end of November. and San Diego State. The NHL announced Friday that 326 regular-season games from Oct. 11 through Nov. 30 were lost — more than 26.5 perCOLLEGE BASKETBALL cent of the schedule. The news came one ISU signs USC transfer day after a league-imposed deadline passed for a deal with the players’ association that DES MOINES, IOWA — Iowa State has would allow for a full season. already signed a transfer point guard to replace Korie Lucious — the transfer point guard who will start for the Cyclones this AUTO RACING season. Johnson takes Sprint pole Iowa State said Friday that former USC point guard Maurice Jones will play for the MARTINSVILLE, VA. — Jimmie JohnCyclones. Jones will be eligible for the 2013- son’s championship hopes got a boost 14 season, when he’ll be a junior. Friday when he won the pole position for Jones averaged 13 points and 3.5 assists Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Marfor the Trojans last season. tinsville Speedway while points leader Brad Keselowski qualified 32nd.

Wooden statue revealed

LOS ANGELES — The stern gaze behind black-rimmed glasses, arms folded, rolled-up program tucked under his arm. John Wooden is now standing vigil outside Pauley Pavilion. UCLA unveiled a life-sized bronze statue of the late revered coach on Friday outside its newly renovated arena on the Westwood campus.

CYCLING

Armstrong refund sought AUSTIN, TEXAS — A Dallas promotions company that paid Lance Armstrong $7 million for winning his sixth Tour de France is demanding he return the money. A spokesman for SCA Promotions says the company will send Armstrong a demand letter on Monday now that Armstrong’s seven Tour de Fance titles have been revoked. Earlier Friday, the International Cycling Union Armstrong should return about $4 million in prize money.

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

No. 16 Louisville wins in OT LOUISVILLE, KY. — John Wallace kicked a 30-yard field goal in overtime to lift No. 16 Louisville to a 34-31 victory over Cincinnati on Friday night after an attempt to ice the redshirt kicker went horribly wrong for the Bearcats. Bearcats coach Butch Davis called timeout right before the field-goal attempt, and the high snap went through the holder’s hands. Davis just shrugged, and Wallace calmly drilled the ball through the uprights to give Louisville the win.

PRO FOOTBALL

Taylor wins lawsuit NEW YORK — NFL Hall of Famer Lawrence Taylor has won a lawsuit that tried to hold him accountable for having sex with a 16-year-old girl in a New York hotel room. The jury returned its verdict Friday.

LATEST LINE NFL Favorite ............ Points (O/U) ........... Underdog Sunday Week 8 a-New England ..............7 (47) ...........................St. Louis TENNESSEE ..................31⁄2 (47).................. Indianapolis GREEN BAY .................. 141⁄2 (45) ................ Jacksonville San Diego ....................... 3 (44) ..................... CLEVELAND PHILADELPHIA .............21⁄2 (43)........................... Atlanta DETROIT .........................21⁄2 (43)............................ Seattle NY JETS ........................... 2 (40) ................................ Miami CHICAGO ........................71⁄2 (43)......................... Carolina PITTSBURGH ................41⁄2 (47).................. Washington KANSAS CITY ........11⁄2 (42) ................ Oakland NY Giants ...................... 21⁄2 (47)........................... DALLAS DENVER ........................... 6 (55) ................... New Orleans Monday San Francisco ............... 7 (38) .......................... ARIZONA a-at Wembley Stadium in London, England. Bye Week: Baltimore, Buffalo, Cincinnati and Houston.

NCAA FOOTBALL Favorite ................. Points ................ Underdog EAST CAROLINA ..........31⁄2 (48)................................ Navy VANDERBILT ...............321⁄2 (48)........... Massachusetts Ohio ...................................7 (61)...................... MIAMI-OHIO Ball St ............................31⁄2 (67)............................... ARMY CENTRAL MICHIGAN .....7 (67) ................................ Akron BOWLING GREEN ...........15 (52) ................. Eastern Mich Northern Illinois .......... 8 (58) .............. WESTERN MICH PITTSBURGH ................61⁄2 (48)........................... Temple ILLINOIS ........................... 2 (58) ............................. Indiana Purdue ..............................3 (51)...................... MINNESOTA NORTHWESTERN ........... 5 (49) ................................... Iowa FLORIDA ST ................... 27 (57) ................................. Duke BOSTON COLLEGE ...... 21⁄2 (47)....................... Maryland ALABAMA .......................23 (46)............................. Miss St Utah St .........................231⁄2 (50) ........TX SAN ANTONIO COLORADO ST ............... 6 (52) ............................... Hawaii IOWA ST ................. 3 (70) ..................... Baylor Texas A&M ......................15 (53) .......................... AUBURN UTAH ...............................11⁄2 (44) ....................... California Texas .................... 19 (60) ................. KANSAS

WISCONSIN ....................61⁄2 (41) ................... Michigan St OREGON ..........................47 (68)......................... Colorado NORTH CAROLINA ......71⁄2 (54)....................... N.C. State Boise St .........................151⁄2 (51)....................... WYOMING HOUSTON ..................... 131⁄2 (60) ................................ Utep GEORGIA TECH .............21⁄2 (51) ................................... Byu x-Florida .......................61⁄2 (46).......................... Georgia MISSOURI ........................14 (49) ........................ Kentucky ARIZONA ST .................61⁄2 (57)................................. Ucla Usc ..................................61⁄2 (65)........................ ARIZONA RUTGERS ...................... 131⁄2 (46) .......................... Kent St SAN JOSE ST ................20 (56).......................... Texas St STANFORD ......................25 (51) .............. Washington St Ohio St .......................Pick’em (50) .................... PENN ST Oregon St .....................31⁄2 (48)............... WASHINGTON KANSAS ST ..............7 (61) ............. Texas Tech SOUTH FLORIDA ............ 4 (52) .......................... Syracuse OKLAHOMA ST ....... 7 (64) ......................... Tcu Central Florida ............. 2 (68) ....................... MARSHALL Toledo ............................71⁄2 (59)........................ BUFFALO SOUTH CAROLINA ........14 (55) ..................... Tennessee y-ARKANSAS .................. 6 (64) ...................... Mississippi

Louisiana Tech ..........301⁄2 (79) ......... NEW MEXICO ST OKLAHOMA ..........111⁄2 (48).......... Notre Dame Ala-Birmingham ...........5 (60)............................ TULANE SMU ................................ 211⁄2 (50) ....................... Memphis RICE ................................21⁄2 (58)............. Southern Miss NEBRASKA ....................21⁄2 (58)........................ Michigan SAN DIEGO ST ................18 (57) .................................. Unlv Fresno St ........................15 (55) .................. NEW MEXICO UL-MONROE ..................22 (55)............ South Alabama Western Kentucky ...... 6 (53) ................. FLORIDA INTL MIDDLE TENN ST ........31⁄2 (56).................. North Texas Troy ................................ 71⁄2 (52) .............. FLA ATLANTIC x-at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Fla. y-at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock, Ark. MLB PLAYOFFS Favorite .................. Odds ................. Underdog World Series Best of Seven Series San Francisco leads series 2-0 DETROIT ..........................61⁄2-71⁄2 .............. San Francisco Home Team in CAPS (c) 2012 Tribune Media Services, Inc.

FREE STATE HIGH

TODAY • Cross country, state at Rim Rock Farm, 11 a.m. Class 6A boys, 12:30 p.m. Class 6A girls

LAWRENCE HIGH TODAY • Cross country, state at Rim Rock Farm, 11 a.m. Class 6A boys

SEABURY ACADEMY

TODAY • Cross country, state at Wamego, 10 a.m. boys, 11:30 a.m. girls

VERITAS CHRISTIAN

TODAY • Volleyball, KCAA state tournament at Free State, 9 a.m.

CHIEFS SUNDAY • vs. Oakland, 3:05 p.m.

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FSHS v. LHS replay

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Golf

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Lions’ take: Loss not end of season By Jesse Newell jnewell@ljworld.com

Lawrence High football coach Dirk Wedd’s postgame speech to his players wasn’t filled with anger or frustration following the Lions’ 28-14 home loss to Free State on Friday night. “I told them I loved them, and that I was very proud of them,” Wedd said. “The character they showed tonight, the heart they showed tonight ... I’ve got a whole bunch of successful citizens in there, because they understand what it is to roll up their sleeves and go to work.” The defeat still stung, as

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down before the batted pass could hit the turf. “That changed the whole game,” McFarland said, “because they had momentum. They could’ve drove it down and scored.” Because LHS (7-2 overall, 2-1 district) always goes for two after a touchdown, a Lions TD drive could have meant a Free State deficit late. Loneker helped prevent that with his backfield pressure and quick hands. “I was just looking for a broken play,” Loneker said, “but Cody had it right there, and once he got that interception, I was jacked. It was crazy.” In a game full of momentum swings, Free State coach Bob Lisher said Stanclift’s pick-six had to be the biggest turning point. “We tipped a lot of balls and were close, but that was just an opportunity right there,” Lisher said. “To take it in and get a two-touchdown lead was huge, absolutely huge at that point.” Relentless as usual, Lawrence’s offense did its best to cut into Free State’s 14-point advantage on the next possession. The Lions picked up four first downs, courtesy of a Tyrone Jenkins run and passes from Strauss to Will Thompson and Erick Mayo. But after getting first-and-goal at the six, a pair of penalties backed LHS up to the 16, and great efforts from Hofer and Mayo on would-be touchdown grabs went as incompletions to end the drive with 2:44 to play. Strauss completed 18 of his 35 passes for 192 yards and two touchdowns, but his 35 rushing yards on 17 carries were the direct result of the Free State defense hitting and taking down the dual-threat QB in the backfield. Junior FSHS defensive end Fred Wyatt, junior linebacker Blake Winslow, Loneker and senior lineman Riley Buller all played a part in tackling

evidenced by the red eyes of both quarterback Brad Strauss and receiver Will Thompson as they left the locker room. “Our goal is always to defeat Free State at the end of the year, but right now, we’ve got to worry about bigger and better things,” Thompson said, “and that’s the playoffs and hopefully make a run at state.” Lawrence’s biggest struggle Friday night was keeping Free State defenders out of the backfield. Strauss was sacked or brought down for a loss eight times. In addition, the Lions mustered just

44 rushing yards on 24 attempts. It also was a quiet night from senior running back Tyrone Jenkins, who finished with seven carries for nine yards. “We couldn’t knock them off the ball to get any running game,” Wedd said. “I would’ve loved to get Tyrone 20 carries, but we couldn’t get him back to the line of scrimmage sometimes.” That kind of penetration forced LHS mostly to abandon the run. For a majority of the second half, Wedd elected to empty the backfield, deploying five receivers in

hopes his skill position players could get open in the passing game. Many times, Free State responded by bringing additional pressure, playing man defense on each of the receivers while sending an extra pass-rusher at Strauss. “They did a really good job controlling the gaps up front,” Strauss said. “Our offensive line, they blocked hard, but they just brought so many guys ... it’s tough.” The biggest defensive play for Free State came midway through the fourth quarter, with the Firebirds leading, 21-14.

On a first down from the LHS 20, Strauss’ pass was tipped in the air by Keith Loneker, then intercepted by Cody Stanclift, who returned it for a touchdown. The play was a quick out pattern, and Strauss said he saw a receiver was open. “I just didn’t even see the (linebacker),” Strauss said. “He got his hands up. He made a great play.” Strauss finished 18-for35 for 192 yards passing with two touchdowns and the one interception. He was held to 35 rushing yards on 17 carries. “We’re just disap-

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pointed. That was a big game,” Strauss said. “It’s not all bad, though, because we’ve got at least one more week — in the playoffs. “They didn’t take away any of our goals for this season. Our goal coming into the season was to win a state championship, and that loss didn’t do anything to hurt us.” LHS (7-2) will open the playoffs next week with a road game Friday against Gardner-Edgerton. “I can’t wait to coach them (Saturday) morning,” Wedd said. “We’re going to roll up our sleeves and get back to work.”

and let Brad (Strauss) get outside on that two-point conversion,” Winslow said. “So it felt good to come back and make a CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1B big play to set us up for a touchdown.” and had a big night disThe front eight on rupting the Lions’ plans Free State’s 3-5-3 defense on pass plays and runs. worked in concert to minLinebacker Keith imize the damage Strauss Loneker, who doubles as did to the Firebirds. a receiver, repeatedly got “We started the season into the LHS backfield off slow with the front and once deflected a pass eight and were kind of that senior teammate letting teams run all over Cody Stanclift caught and us,” Winslow said. “After returned for a touchwe lost to Olathe South down. and they got all those Joe Dineen, also a runrushing yards, we made it ning back, had his typical our No. 1 priority to not hard-hitting night from let teams rush on us like his safety position. that, and we’ve been playBut nobody had his ing lights out since then.” fingerprints all over this The players couldn’t victory for Free State (8help but notice one 1) more than linebacker/ spectator under the lights who was sitting in a chair John Young/Journal-World Photo wide receiver Blake Winslow. behind the south end LAWRENCE HIGH RUNNING BACK TYRONE JENKINS (34) tries to hurdle Free State He had three sacks, in- zone: Kansas University defensive lineman Riley Buller (79) but is met hard by the Firebird defense led by Joe cluding a late sack-fumble football coach Charlie Dineen (12). FSHS beat the Lions, 28-14, on Friday at LHS. when LHS threatened Weis. to cut its deficit to one “I glanced over there Then Joe Dineen leapt touchdown, and had two and saw him,” said SUMMARY over linemen and the goal receptions for 67 yards. Wyatt, who received a FSHS LHS “This was the most line for a one-yard rushscholarship offer from First downs 13 10 Q For more photos from amazing feeling I’ve ever Northwestern this past ing touchdown. Rushes-yards 45-100 24-44 the City Showdown, go to Passing yards 209 192 Said McFarland of the had in a game,” Winslow summer. “I’m glad I had a Total offense 309 236 ljworld.com/highschool/ pretty good game, I guess, drive: “We took a lot of said. “This was aweReturn yards 28 78 Fumbles-lost 2-1 1-1 so he could see that.” some.” momentum out of them.” Penalties-yards 6-40 5-25 The final blow came KU’s defensive-line One of Winslow’s Free State forced anScore by quarters immediately following an other coach and Fred’s father, three-and-out receptions went for 42 Free State 0 7 7 14 — 28 LHS fumble recovery by on defense to open the yards and came on a Buddy Wyatt, watched Lawrence 6 0 8 0 — 14 Kharon Brown in the fi- second half, and McFar- play that started with an with pride. Individual statistics nal two minutes. On what land capped his team’s errant snap that quarNobody’s thinking Rushing about next year at the straight scor- terback Kyle McFarland FSHS: Kyle McFarland 23-57, Joe proved to be Lawrence’s second Dineen 17-40 TD, TJ Cobbs 3-5, Team final play from scrimmage, ing drive with a 15-yard dribbled off the turf. moment, but with return2-minus-2. ing players Loneker, Stan LHS: Brad Strauss 17-35, Tyrone Winslow sacked Strauss, TD pass to Tye Hughes McFarland finally got a Jenkins 7-9. forcing a fumble, and with 7:46 left in the third handle on it, nearly got Skwarlo and Winslow Passing sacked, sprinted right and at linebacker, Wyatt up FSHS: McFarland 15-21-209 2 TDs 2 Loneker jumped on the quarter. interceptions. loose ball. front and Dineen in the Although LHS tied the found Winslow. LHS: Strauss 18-35-192 2 TDs inter“Our linemen,” Lonek- game at 14 a little more than “Kyle is one of the best secondary, the days of ception. Receiving er said, “they did exactly five minutes later when Will players I’ve ever seen in Free State being known FSHS: Blake Winslow 2-67, Tye what they needed to do Thompson’s clever foot- person make something best for having an exploHughes 4-51 TD, Dineen 2-38, Chris sive offense are on hold Heller 3-24, Khadre Lane 1-15, Keith so me and Blake could do work kept him in bounds in out of a broken play, and Loneker 1-6, Zach Bickling 2-8 TD. what we needed to do.” the end zone on a 19-yard I just wanted to be able to as a dominant defense LHS: Will Thompson 6-132 TD, Erick A 6-0 LHS lead, com- TD pass from Strauss, Free make a play on that catch shapes the program’s Mayo 6-32 TD, Drake Hofer 2-16, Jenkins 1-2, Josh Seybert 2-1, Strauss 1-minus-1. ing in the first quarter on State responded. identity, one punishing because I messed up on a nine-yard TD catch by On the second play of that two-point conversion hit at a time. HOW THEY SCORED First quarter Mayo, stood until late in the fourth quarter, McFar6:29 — Erick Mayo 9 pass from Brad land hit Zach Bickling for Strauss. Mayo run failed. (LHS 6, FSHS the second quarter. 0.) After Mayo intercepted a three-yard score, and the Second quarter a McFarland pass with 4:21 Firebirds re-gained the 0:36 — Joe Dineen 1 run. Antonio to go in the second quar- lead, 21-14. Schnoneich kick. (FSHS 7, LHS 6.) Third quarter ter, Free State’s defense Following what Lish7:46 — Tye Hughes 15 pass from Kyle McFarland. Schnoneich kick. (FSHS 14, responded by forcing a er called a heavyweight LHS 6.) three-and-out. Then the battle between two good 2:43 — Will Thompson 19 pass from Strauss. Strauss run. (LHS 14, FSHS 14.) Firebirds (8-1, 3-0) went teams, he made clear the Fourth quarter on an 11-play, 73-yard TD significance of the victory. 11:17 — Zach Bickling 3 pass from “It’s always nice to win McFarland. Schnoneich kick. (FSHS 21, drive to take a 7-6 lead LHS 14.) 36 seconds before half- the district for the sole 5:52 — Cody Stanclift 7 interception time. McFarland — who purpose of getting that return. Schnoneich kick. (FSHS 28, LHS 14.) finished with 209 pass- first home game (in the Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo ing yards and two touch- playoffs),” the coach said. Strauss behind the line of downs — did most of the Free State will play LAWRENCE HIGH COACH DIRK WEDD, LEFT, and scrimmage eight times in damage on the drive, with host to Olathe North on members of his staff watch from the sidelines in the the rivalry game. second half. 71 yards of total offense. Friday.

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The city’s top cross country runners will race against the best the rest of the state has to offer today. The Class 6A state championships will be decided at Rim Rock Farm, and Free State High is the only city program in the mix for a team title. The FSHS boys took third place last week at the Blue Valley West regional to qualify for state. Ryan Liston (eighth at regional) and Trail Spears (ninth at regional) led the Firebirds last weekend and will be joined in the state championship race at 11 a.m. by team-

mates Fletcher Koch, John Corbett, Cole Stallard, Thomas Becker and Ethan Donley. Lawrence High’s Gavin Fischer was the only Lion to qualify for state. The 6A girls race begins at 12:30 p.m. Only three city runners have a shot at state medals. Lawrence’s Grace Morgan won a regional championship last week, and teammate Claire Sanner placed sixth at the BVW regional. Free State’s Bailey Sullivan (ninth at regional) is the only Firebird competing. Meanwhile, in Wamego, the Bishop Seabury Academy girls — 2011 Class 1A state champions — will

try to win the 2A championship after the school’s classification changed this fall. Regional runner-up Kate Albrecht, Maddie McCaffrey (10th at regional), Heidi Dumesich, Phoebe Grabill, Addie Graham, Eilish Gibson and Alison Chi helped the Seahawks finish second at the 2A regional in Burlington last weekend. Their race for the school’s first 2A state title begins at 11:30 a.m. at Wamego Country Club. The Seabury boys’ Brandon McCaffrey finished second at regionals and is the only Seahawk running in the 2A boys race, which begins at 10 a.m.

Senior Nicole Chrisopulos tallied a goal and an assist, and junior Jamie Fletcher added a pair of assists as Kansas University soccer celebrated Senior Day with a 5-0 victory over Northern Colorado on Friday in the regularseason finale at the JayJohn Young/Journal-World Photo hawk Soccer Complex. VERITAS PLAYERS CELEBRATE A POINT during their On Friday, the Jayvolleyball match against Tyro in the KCAA state hawks dominated, but didn’t score until Whitney tournament on Friday at Free State High. Berry’s breakaway goal in the 61st minute. KU’s other goals came from Ashley Williams, Caroline Kastor and Ali Kimura. will open will face one of its SunflowLawrence soccer er League foes in the state theKUBig(10-7-2) 12 Championship to face SM East quarterfinals. on Wednesday at the Blossom Soccer Complex The Lions (12-5-1) will After winning a Class 6A have a rematch with Shaw- in San Antonio, Texas. regional championship in nee Mission East (15-3-0) at Seeded No. 6, KU will face thrilling fashion Thursday 6 p.m. Tuesday at Shawnee No. 3-seeded Texas Tech at Manhattan, Lawrence at 2 p.m. Mission Soccer Complex. High’s boys soccer team

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When Kansas has the ball Kansas rush offense vs. Texas rush defense Not only do the Jayhawks feature the second-leading rusher in the Big 12 in junior James Sims, but they’ll be facing a team that, statistically speaking, owns the worst rushing defense in the conference. It won’t be easy — it never is — but there’s no doubt that the Jayhawks deserve the edge in this one, not only because of Sims, but also because of Tony Pierson, Taylor Cox and the fact that this team has run the ball well against everyone it has played this season. That includes Oklahoma, Kansas State, TCU and Oklahoma State. In recent losses, UT surrendered 343 yards rushing to OU and 192 yards rushing to West Virginia. For the season, the Longhorns are giving up an average of 216 yards per game on the ground. Edge: Kansas. Kansas pass offense vs. Texas pass defense KU coach Charlie Weis said earlier this week that he planned to open up the offense a little more for new starting quarterback Michael Cummings. That should help KU’s offense be more balanced and bring back some of that big-play potential. However, until we see Cummings successfully throw the football for an extended period, it’s hard to say that the advantage lies with the Jayhawks. Not only is Cummings an inexperienced QB, but the UT secondary features two or three future pros. That, along with the fact that Texas ranks second in the Big 12 in sacks (17) and loves to blitz, is enough to give the visitors the nod in this category. Edge: Texas.

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KANSAS UNIVERSITY’S JACOREY SHEPHERD WARMS UP FOR PRACTICE in this file photo from Oct. 23 at Memorial Stadium. A former wide receiver, Shepherd has taken to his new role as defensive back.

Shepherd relishes role as DB By Matt Tait mtait@ljworld.com

Through the first seven games of Kansas University’s football season, one of JaCorey Shepherd’s biggest plays was one he didn’t make. With the Jayhawks trailing 10th-ranked Oklahoma 3-0 in the first quarter of last week’s loss, Shepherd found himself matched up one-on-one with OU standout receiver Kenny Stills. As Stills ran a deep route to the end zone, Shepherd lost contact briefly but then closed the gap and wound up running step-for-step with Stills as the ball hung in the air and eventually landed in Stills’ hands for the first of seven OU touchdowns. “It actually went down my hand and into his arm,” Shepherd said. “If I would’ve played the ball more … I feel like I played the man too much. Right after the play, though, that was the thing, I wasn’t down on myself, I was like, ‘Man, I was right there, stride for stride.’” Shepherd was not the only one impressed by his coverage on one of the Big 12’s best receivers. KU coach Charlie Weis, defensive coordinator Dave Campo and safeties coach Clint Bowen all said Shepherd showed both his raw ability and his inexperience on that play. The latter is something they can work on. The former is something they’re glad to have. “He has the ability where I think we could eventually see him being pretty solid,” Weis said of the sophomore cornerback. “Just the fact that he was right there with a 44-yard throw that was right on the money, it’s good he was there. Now you gotta finish it off.” This whole season — which continues at 11 a.m. to-

day when the Jayhawks (1-6 overall, 0-4 Big 12) play host to Texas (5-2, 2-2) at Memorial Stadium — has been a wild ride for Shepherd, last year’s team leader in both touchdown receptions (3) and average gain per reception (16.8). In the offseason, the 5-foot-11, 185-pound wideout from Mesquite, Texas, dropped far enough down the depth chart that Weis and Campo decided to try him out on defense, where the Jayhawks lacked speed and depth. At first, Shepherd was unsure about the idea. But the way Weis presented it to him and, more importantly, the chance to play, changed his mind, and KU’s latest offense-to-defense experiment was under way. Early in the season, Shepherd’s progress showed up mostly in practice, and the coaches seemed hesitant to put him on the field because no one knew if his raw talent would translate to Saturdays. Now? “He’s like a starter,” Weis said. “He’s basically playing the third corner, so when we go nickel, he’s a starter right now. When he goes in there, (junior Tyler) Patmon’s been moving inside, and (Shepherd’s) out there.” Shepherd has received all kinds of advice from all kinds of places during his whirlwind two-month transition from the guy catching the passes to the guy breaking them up. His father impressed upon him the importance of having a short-term memory, and his teammates in the secondary, the guys he used to talk trash with, have helped him adjust. But it turns out one of Shepherd’s best tools in this transformation was his past. The years he spent honing his skills

as a wide receiver have helped tremendously in his attempt to play defensive back. “At receiver, I always watched a lot of film on other DBs,” Shepherd said. “I was always taught the best way to beat a DB was to watch and learn what they do. Now it’s the same thing but different. I’m actually playing DB.” There are times when all of that knowledge can cause problems, most often when Shepherd’s mind and what he sees pre-snap tempt him to believe the opposing receiver is going to run this route or that one. “When I played receiver, I was taught to run each route at least two or three different ways,” Shepherd said. “So it helps me, but I try not to be too aggressive or guess too often.” Shepherd’s natural athleticism has led to early success, and he has improved his technique every step of the way. He just recently got comfortable “opening up and running” and said he now has a better grasp of when it’s time to get out of his backpedal. “He’s done a nice job of developing as a DB,” Bowen said. “There’s a lot to it. And he’s done well.” So well that Shepherd said he actually could see himself sticking with defense for the rest of his career. “In the beginning, I was like, ‘Man, if they give me an opportunity to go back, I’m going,’” Shepherd recalled. “But as I went on, coaches were telling me, ‘You could be real good.’ I was hearing them, but as the weeks went on, I started agreeing (with) them. I see I’ve got the potential. I’m not trying to be selfish. If they need me to play here, I’m gonna play here. I’m starting to let that receiver slowly go away.”

Texas rush offense vs. Kansas rush defense UT may not be able to stop the run, but it sure can do its share of damage on the ground. Led by a stable of talented running backs that features three guys who have topped 245 yards rushing so far this season, Texas has emerged as a team that loves to pound the football. Sophomore Joe Bergeron has done most of the heavy lifting for the UT rushing attack, leading the team in yards (418), carries (92) and touchdowns (14). Johnathan Gray (31663-1) and Malcolm Brown (245-40-3) have also proven to be solid, and with quarterback David Ash doing enough through the air to keep opposing defenses honest, this UT ground game has become difficult to stop. Edge: Texas. Texas pass offense vs. Kansas pass defense Texas ranks just seventh in the Big 12 in pass offense — eighth in total offense — and has had its share of trouble throwing the football this season. Sophomore QB Ash looked great early on and has carried that momentum throughout the season. Weis called Ash one of the more underrated quarterbacks in the country, partly because of his big frame and ability to throw the deep ball and partly because he has the horses to run underneath it. Texas’ receivers are as fast and athletic as any bunch in the Big 12, and Ash has spread the ball around: Six players have 12 or more receptions so far this season. The group is led by Mike Davis (500 yards and four TDs) and Jaxon Shipley (268-4). Edge: Texas.

Special teams Here’s the deal: Until KU shows drastic improvement in its special teams, the opponent is going to get the advantage in this category each week. This unit has struggled all season, but the Jayhawks are coming off arguably their worst special-teams game of the season. Not only did the Sooners return two kicks for scores, but new place kicker Nick Prolago missed a field goal, making the Jayhawks just 5-of-11 this season, with Prolago sitting at 0-for-1. KU’s coaches devoted extra time and resources to special teams this week in practice, so expect to see a few new faces in new places out there today. Still, Texas ranks in the top half of the Big 12 in three special-teams categories and features a few blazing fast return men. Edge: Texas. —Matt Tait


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Cremins (finally) visits fieldhouse, speaks at clinic By Gary Bedore gbedore@ljworld.com

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KANSAS QUARTERBACK MICHAEL CUMMINGS IS SWARMED by Oklahoma defenders Tony Jefferson (1), Corey Nelson (7), and Chuka Ndulue (98) during the first quarter a week ago today in Norman, Okla.

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Cummings clear No. 1 By Matt Tait mtait@ljworld.com

Heading into preparations for last week’s Oklahoma game, Kansas University quarterback Michael Cummings knew he would play, had heard he might start but also knew that senior Dayne Crist also would play several snaps. This week, as Cummings and the Jayhawks (1-6 overall, 0-4 Big 12) prepared for today’s 11 a.m. meeting with Texas (5-2, 2-2), no such uncertainty clouded his mind. “Being named the starter definitely helps you prepare mentally,” Cummings said. “I’m just gonna prepare like I know how, take the coaching from the coaches and go into (the game) confident and ready.” KU quarterbacks coach Ron Powlus, a former college QB, agreed that Cummings’ clear-cut status as KU’s quarterback should help his young signal-caller this week. “I think knowing it and preparing that way helps you focus,” Powlus said. “It helps you stay dialed in. It helps you know where things are gonna go, but it’s still quite a challenge.” Although Cummings is excited about the opportunity — and he gives that away by smiling nearly every time he talks about it — Cummings said he realized playing quarterback was about more than just him. “It’s not my show,” he said. “It’s our show.

But I’m prepared for it. key role on special teams, I’m prepared to lead the the KU junior said he was team.” looking forward to more offensive snaps. Reesing to return “I’m not sure how heavy Former KU quarterback the pass packages will be,” Todd Reesing is expected Ford said. “But if I’ve gotta to be in attendance today. block every play, then I’m The record-setting QB is gonna put 100 percent efback in town as part of fort into that, and hopeKU’s homecoming festivi- fully they’ll see that I reties. ally want to be out there. Cummings, like Reesi- That’s just my mind-set ng, often has been over- with everything. If they looked because of his put me at offensive line, size, and he lit up when I’d do my best to try to he heard earlier this week block that kid (Alex) Okathat Reesing would be for (defensive end) from back. Texas.” “I’ve never spoken to him or had one-on-one Longhorns focused Texas enters today’s time with him,” Cummings said. “I hope I get game as a 19-point favorthe chance to speak to ite, but UT coach Mack him, get some knowledge Brown said earlier this week that he believed his from him.” Today marks the 100th team respected the Jayhomecoming at KU, but hawks. “(Our players) saw how just the 99th football game associated with it. The Oklahoma State moved game was not played in the ball against us, and 1918 because of a flu epi- they didn’t against (Kandemic that swept across sas),” Brown said. “They Lawrence and the Mid- know that TCU scored west. KU owns a 42-51-5 53 points (last) weekend record in homecoming against Texas Tech, and they scored 20 in Lawgames. rence. So they’re not stuFord to play more? pid. They can see. It’s a Junior-college trans- different Kansas team at fer Josh Ford has made home than it is on the road, a name for himself on and one that will play very special teams so far this well with a bunch of older season, blocking a punt, kids.” forcing a fumble and beWhat’s more, Brown ing in on several other said his squad had enough solid plays with both to focus on without worKU’s return and coverage rying about the opponent. units. “We’re not good enough This week, Ford said right now to beat anybody his coaches told him to unless we’re playing with expect to play more on of- intensity and playing at fense and, although he has our highest level,” Brown been appreciative of his said.

Hard to believe, but until Friday, college coaching legend Bobby Cremins had never stepped foot in Allen Fieldhouse. “It’s an honor to be here. I feel I’m on hallowed ground,” said the 65-year-old Cremins, who went 570-367 overall in 31 years at Georgia Tech, College of Charleston and Appalachian State. “I feel like I’m at Augusta playing the Masters. “The pictures on the walls are amazing. It’s like a shrine,” added Cremins, in town this weekend as featured speaker at Bill Self’s KU Coaches Clinic. “They’ve kept the history in place here. That’s what I love about it. They could modernize it and put fancy seats in it, but it would take away the meaningfulness of it.” Cremins, who retired after 11 games last season after falling ill during his sixth season at College of Charleston, said he considered scheduling KU at his last coaching stop. “We were already overloaded. We were playing North Carolina, Maryland, South Carolina, but it is an amazing place,” Cremins said of KU. “Walking around campus,

Kansas

Texas

OFFENSE LT Tanner Hawkinson 6-5, 300, Sr. Pat Lewandowski 6-5, 285, Soph.

DEFENSE DE Josh Williams 6-4, 255, Sr. Ben Goodman 6-3, 260, RS-Fr.

OFFENSE WR Jaxon Shipley 6-1, 192, Soph. Bryant Jackson 6-2, 199, Soph.

LG Duane Zlatnik 6-4, 326, Jr. OR Damon Martin 6-3, 295, RS-Fr.

NT Kevin Young 6-3, 285, Jr. John Williams 6-3, 300, Jr. OR

WR Marquise Goodwin 5-9, 180, Sr. D.J. Monroe 5-9, 175, Sr.

DT Jordan Tavai 6-3, 290, Jr. Keba Agostinho 6-2, 280, Jr.

WR Mike Davis 6-2, 193, Jr. Kendall Sanders 6-0, 183, Fr.

C Trevor Marrongelli 6-3, 303, Sr. Dylan Admire 6-3, 277, Soph. RG Randall Dent 6-4, 300, Jr. OR Aslam Sterling 6-5, 360, Jr. RT Gavin Howard 6-4, 300, Jr. OR Sterling TE Mike Ragone 6-4, 255, Sr. OR Jimmay Mundine 6-2, 243, Soph. OR Trent Smiley 6-4, 245, Soph. Z Chris Omigie 6-4, 200, Jr. Tre’ Parmalee 5-10, 168, Fr. OR X Kale Pick 6-1, 205, Sr. Andrew Turzilli 6-4, 193, Soph. F Nick Sizemore 6-0, 240, Jr. Brandon Bourbon 6-1, 218, Soph. HB James Sims 6-0, 200, Jr. Tony Pierson, 5-10, 170, Soph. OR Taylor Cox 5-11, 210, Jr.

RE/SLB Toben Opurum 6-1, 250, Sr. Darius Willis 6-2, 240, Jr. SLB/NB Jake Love 6-0, 220, RS-Fr. Tunde Bakare 5-10, 205, Sr.

RB Joe Bergeron 6-1, 230, Soph. OR Johnathan Gray 5-11, 207, Fr.

MLB Ben Heeney 6-0, 225, Soph. Schyler Miles 6-2, 228, Fr.

QB David Ash 6-3, 223, Soph. Case McCoy 6-2, 200, Jr.

WLB Huldon Tharp 6-0, 227, Jr. Anthony McDonald 6-2, 235, Sr.

LT Josh Cochran 6-6, 299, Soph. Donald Hawkins 6-5, 310, Jr.

FC Greg Brown 5-10, 185, Sr. Tyree Williams 6-0, 193, Fr.

LG Trey Hopkins 6-4, 301, Jr. Sedrick Flowers 6-3, 313, RS-Fr.

BC Tyler Patmon 5-11, 180, Jr. JaCorey Shepherd 5-11, 185, Soph. FS Bradley McDougald 6-1, 209, Sr. Ray Mitchell 6-0, 190, Soph. SS Lubbock Smith 5-10, 200, Sr. Dexter Linton 5-10, 195, Jr.

QB Michael Cummings 5-10, 201, Fr. Dayne Crist 6-4, 235, Sr. SPECIALISTS PK Nick Prolago 5-10, 175, Soph. Ron Doherty 5-11, 209, Jr. P Doherty Sean Huddleston 6-1, 200, Jr. SSN Justin Carnes 6-1, 250, Jr. Marrongelli

FB Ryan Roberson 5-10, 240, Sr. Chet Moss 6-2, 255, Soph.

LSN Carnes Reilly Jeffers 6-2, 230, Fr. HOLD Blake Jablonski 6-1, 205, Soph. Parmalee KOR Cox Bourbon PR McDougald Parmalee

C Dominic Espinosa 6-4, 298, Soph. Garrett Porter 6-6, 315, Jr. RG Mason Walters 6-6, 320, Jr. Thomas Ashcraft 6-5, 315, Jr.

DEFENSE BUCK Cedric Reed 6-6, 250, Soph. OR Reggie Wilson 6-3, 259, Jr. DT Desmond Jackson 6-1, 303, Soph. Brandon Moore 6-5, 320, Jr. DT Chris Whaley 6-3, 292, Jr. Ashton Dorsey 6-2, 295, Jr. DE Alex Okafor 6-4, 265, Sr. Shiro Davis 6-3, 236, Fr. OLB Demarco Cobbs 6-2, 218, Jr. Tevin Jackson 6-2, 233, Soph. MLB Steve Edmond 6-3, 255, Soph. Dalton Santos 6-3, 250, Fr. SS Adrian Phillips 5-11, 201, Jr. Mykkele Thompson 6-2, 183, Soph. FS Kenny Vaccaro 6-1, 218, Sr. Josh Turner 6-0, 177, Soph. CB Carrington Byndom 6-0, 180, Jr. Leroy Scott 5-10, 193, Soph. CB Quandre Diggs 5-10, 200, Soph. Duke Thomas 5-11, 175, Fr.

RT Luke Poehlmann 6-7, 275, Sr. Kennedy Estelle 6-7, 300, Fr.

SPECIALISTS PK Anthony Fera 6-2, 220, Jr. Nick Jordan 6-1, 175, Fr. P Alex King 6-2, 205, Sr. William Russ 6-4, 185, Soph. KO Nick Rose 6-3, 192, Fr. Jordan PS Kyle Ashby 6-1, 235, Fr. Nate Boyer 5-11, 190, Soph.

KS Boyer Ashby HOLD Cade McCrary 6-4, 193, Jr. King KR Monroe Goodwin PR Diggs Shipley

They’ve kept the history in place here. That’s what I love about it. They could modernize it and put fancy seats in it, but it would take away the meaningfulness of it.” — Former college coach Bobby Cremins, on Allen Fieldhouse it kind of reminds me of Duke.” Cremins, who played his college ball at the University of South Carolina, spoke to several hundred coaches Friday about offensive schemes and general issues such as how to get a job at the collegiate level. “I can’t thank Bill and Joe Dooley enough for contacting me and inviting me,” Cremins said. “It’s a thrill to be here.” A longtime friend of KU assistant Dooley, Cremins until this weekend hasn’t had a chance to really get to know 10th-year KU head coach Self. “I related the story today. I was at a Final Four in Indianapolis, and they (Jayhawks) had gotten upset in the first round,” Cremins said. “I came out of my hotel room, and one of first people I ran

into in the street was Bill Self. It told me so much about him. A lot of times you have a bad first-round loss, and you don’t want to leave your hotel room. You don’t want to get out. He was out and about. He had the best attitude. “I admired that. It’s showed me the type of person he is, how balanced he was. I remember I had some tough first-round losses, and I didn’t want to go to the Final Four. I did go, but I’d hide out a bit. He was not hiding out.” Cremins is planning a big reunion weekend for former Georgia Tech players this season as the Yellow Jackets reveal their newly renovated arena. He also is an ambassador for the Charleston hoops program. The court at Georgia Tech is named after Cremins, who went 354-237 in 19 years at the ACC school, which is located in Atlanta. “I do miss aspects of it. A lot of things I don’t miss,” Cremins said of coaching. “I love college basketball. I love the game. I hope to stay involved in it (perhaps in TV). My biggest thrill is I played in the ACC at South Carolina. Winning our first ACC championship was a real big thrill, being able to say I was part of that.”

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FROM LEFT, KANSAS MEN’S BASKETBALL COACH BILL SELF, former KU track star Egor Agafonov and soccer player Holly Gault visit after they participated in a Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Friday. Self’s 2006-2007 basketball team, Agafonov, a national champion in the weight throw in 2007 and 2008, and Gault, a two-time All-American, were honored as inductees into the KU Athletics Hall of Fame.

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away. Kevin’s a guy who works so hard. To get an injury is terrible for him. But he’s going to get better. He will heal up and come back 100 percent.” Of the big-man group, Traylor said: “We’re still going to maintain, but this is definitely a loss to the team for now. I’m confident he’s going to get back and do great things.” KU will meet Emporia State at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Allen Fieldhouse. The Jayhawks play Washburn on Nov. 5 and open the regular season vs. SE Missouri State on Nov. 9. O

Hall of Fame: KU’s 2006-07 basketball team was inducted into the Kansas Athletics Hall of Fame in a ceremony Friday morning in the Booth Family Hall of Athletics. Also inducted: track and field thrower Egor Agafonov and soccer player Holly Gault. “That’s probably the most talented team we’ve had here, maybe by far,” Self said of the Big 12 regular-season and postseason championship team which advanced to the Elite Eight. “Think about it. We had Russell (Robinson) at the 1, Mario (Chalmers) at the 2, Brandon (Rush) at the 3, Julian (Wright) at the 4, Sasha (Kaun) at the 5. We brought ‘Shady’ (Darrell Arthur), Darnell (Jackson) and Sherron (Collins) off the bench. How many teams can

That’s probably the most talented team we’ve had here, maybe by far. … How many teams can bring three NBA guys off the bench? That was a fun team to coach.” — KU basketball coach Bill Self, on the 2006-07 team that was inducted into the KU Athletics Hall of Fame on Friday bring three NBA guys off the bench? That was a fun team to coach.” Brennan Bechard, Matt Kleinmann, Brady Morningstar and Brad Witherspoon represented the team Friday, as well as Self and assistant coach Joe Dooley. Bechard is KU’s assistant director of basketball operations; Kleinmann is an architect in Kansas City; Morningstar is a member of Tulsa’s NBADL team; and Witherspoon serves as an assistant coach at John Wood Community College in Quincy, Ill. Agafonov, who works in management for a large construction company in Moscow, won indoor national championships in the weight throw in 2007 and 2008. “When I got here yesterday, I felt like I was at home,” said Agafonov, who attained a degree in economics from KU despite the fact he knew no English upon arriving here. “I came to KU to learn something new, to see the world and to meet

new people. It happened that I became a good athlete and good student. This is home for me.” Gault, a fourth-year KU Med student from Spring Hill, was a two-time AllAmerica defender for the Jayhawks from 2003-06. “I’ve always been a Jayhawk. I was born and raised in Kansas,” Gault said. “It’s such an honor to know that my picture will be in the Hall of Fame at KU with all the amazing athletes that came before me and all the amazing athletes that will come after me. It’s a dream come true.” Approximately 100 former KU swimmers and divers returned to honor former KU swim coach Dick Reamon. Two granite pavers dedicated to Reamon were revealed in front of the fieldhouse. Reamon was a KU student-athlete and coached men’s swimming and diving at KU from 1963-77. Under Reamon, KU won eight straight Big Eight Conference men’s swimming and diving championships from 1968-75. “I can’t say there are too many people who have their name in stone and are still standing up and can talk about it,” Reamon joked. “This is an amazing place. The university has been with me forever. I never left Lawrence so KU has been there through thick and thin forever. To get a chance to have this many people care enough to come back to Lawrence and for us all to get together, (this) is a very, very special moment.”


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Andover 30, Newton 27 Andover Central 21, Kapaun Mount Carmel 7 Blue Valley Southwest 49, Pittsburg 21 BV West 45, Blue Valley Stilwell 21 Centralia 61, Jackson Heights 8 Chase County 25, Wabaunsee 8 Derby 21, Wichita Heights 15, OT Dodge City 24, Garden City 20 Doniphan West 22, Troy 6 Elkhart 64, Syracuse 36 Emporia 27, Valley Center 0 Gardner-Edgerton 41, Olathe Northwest 10 Goddard 27, Goddard-Eisenhower 17 Hays 15, Salina Central 9 Highland Park 34, Topeka West 13 Hutchinson 42, Maize 14 Junction City 34, Manhattan 33 LaCrosse 56, Medicine Lodge 8 Lawrence Free State 28, Lawrence 14 Leavenworth 62, KC Wyandotte 22 Lighthouse Christian, Mo. 49, Sunrise Christian 12 Lyndon 53, Northern Heights 0 McLouth 48, Immaculata 6 Meade 57, Sublette 13 Mill Valley 77, Lansing 33 Oakley 18, Ellis 12, OT Olathe East 33, SM South 9 Olathe North 21, Olathe South 14 Olpe 47, Jayhawk Linn 13 Onaga 69, Herington 20 Plainville 52, Washington County 6 Salina South 56, Great Bend 21 Shawnee Heights 23, Topeka Seaman 16 SM East 49, SM North 14 SM West 40, SM Northwest 9 Smith Center 45, Republic County 14 St. Thomas Aquinas 27, Bishop Miege 24 Topeka 35, Washburn Rural 7 Wichita Bishop Carroll 49, Liberal 6 Wichita East 20, Wichita Southeast 12 Wichita North 42, Wichita Campus 27

Sunflower League

W L Ovrl Pct PF PA SM West 7 0 8-1 1.00 285 117 Free State 6 1 8-1 .857 341 128 Lawrence 6 1 7-2 .857 313 185 SM East 5 2 7-2 .714 238 132 Olathe South 4 3 5-4 .571 229 171 Olathe East 3 4 5-4 .429 188 136 SM South 3 4 4-5 .429 176 211 Olathe North 3 4 3-6 .429 181 227 Leavenworth 2 5 4-5 .286 219 249 Olathe Northwest2 5 2-7 .286 189 297 SM Northwest 1 6 2-7 .143 143 265 SM North 0 7 0-9 .000 140 434 Friday’s Games Free State 28, Lawrence 14 SM West 40, SM Northwest 9 SM East 49, SM North 14 Olathe North 21, Olathe South 14 Olathe East 33, SM South 9 Leavenworth 62, KC Wyandotte 22 Gardner-Edgerton 41, Olathe Northwest 10

NFL

Thursday’s Game Tampa Bay 36, Minnesota 17 Sunday’s Games Jacksonville at Green Bay, noon Indianapolis at Tennessee, noon Carolina at Chicago, noon Miami at N.Y. Jets, noon San Diego at Cleveland, noon Atlanta at Philadelphia, noon Seattle at Detroit, noon Washington at Pittsburgh, noon New England vs. St. Louis at London, noon Oakland at Kansas City, 3 p.m. N.Y. Giants at Dallas, 3:25 p.m. New Orleans at Denver, 7:20 p.m. Open: Baltimore, Buffalo, Cincinnati, Houston Monday’s Game San Francisco at Arizona, 7:30 p.m.

Kansas City Chiefs

Sept. 9 — Atlanta, L 24-40 (0-1) Sept. 16 — at Buffalo, L 17-35 (0-2) Sept. 23 — at New Orleans, W 27-24 OT (1-2) Sept. 30 — San Diego, L 20-37 (1-3) Oct. 7 — Baltimore, L 6-9 (1-4) Oct. 14 — at Tampa Bay, L 10-38 (1-5) Oct. 21 — BYE Oct. 28 — Oakland, 3:05 p.m. Nov. 1 — at San Diego, 7:20 p.m. Nov. 12 — at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 18 — Cincinnati, noon Nov. 25 — Denver, noon Dec. 2 — Carolina, noon Dec. 9 — at Cleveland, noon Dec. 16 — at Oakland, 3:25 p.m. Dec. 23 — Indianapolis, noon Dec. 30 — at Denver, 3:25 p.m.

College

Louisville 34, Cincinnati 31 Air Force 48, Nevada 31

Today’s Games EAST Temple (3-3) at Pittsburgh (3-4), 11 a.m. Ball St. (5-3) at Army (1-6), 11 a.m. St. Francis (Pa.) (3-5) at CCSU (1-6), 11 a.m. New Hampshire (6-2) at Rhode Island (0-7), 11 a.m. Monmouth (NJ) (3-4) at Duquesne (5-2), 11:10 a.m. Yale (2-4) at Columbia (1-5), 11:30 a.m. Princeton (4-2) at Cornell (3-3), 11:30 a.m. Maryland (4-3) at Boston College (1-6), noon Colgate (4-3) at Bucknell (1-6), noon Fordham (4-3) at Holy Cross (1-6), noon Brown (4-2) at Penn (2-4), noon Albany (NY) (6-1) at Sacred Heart (2-5), noon

Robert Morris (2-5) at Wagner (4-3), noon Toledo (7-1) at Buffalo (1-6), 2:30 p.m. Kent St. (6-1) at Rutgers (7-0), 2:30 p.m. Towson (3-4) at Villanova (6-2), 2:30 p.m. Harvard (5-1) at Dartmouth (4-2), 4 p.m. Ohio St. (8-0) at Penn St. (5-2), 4:30 p.m. Georgetown (3-5) at Lafayette (5-2), 5 p.m. SOUTH Tennessee (3-4) at South Carolina (6-2), 11 a.m. Butler (6-2) at Davidson (1-6), 11 a.m. E. Illinois (4-3) at E. Kentucky (6-2), 11 a.m. Delaware (5-2) at Old Dominion (6-1), 11 a.m. NC State (5-2) at North Carolina (5-3), 11:30 a.m. Campbell (1-6) at Morehead St. (1-6), noon Stony Brook (7-1) at Presbyterian (2-6), noon Edward Waters (4-4) at Charleston Southern (3-4), 12:30 a.m. VMI (2-5) at Gardner-Webb (1-6), 12:30 p.m. Norfolk St. (2-6) at NC A&T (3-4), 12:30 p.m. Howard (5-2) at SC State (3-5), 12:30 p.m. The Citadel (4-3) at Wofford (6-1), 12:30 p.m. Savannah St. (1-6) at Hampton (1-5), 1 p.m. Tennessee Tech (2-5) at Tennessee St. (7-1), 1 p.m. Furman (2-6) at Elon (3-4), 2 p.m. BYU (4-4) at Georgia Tech (3-4), 2 p.m. Alabama A&M (6-1) vs. Alabama St. (4-3) at Birmingham, Ala., , 2:30 p.m. Liberty (3-4) at Coastal Carolina (3-4), 2:30 p.m. Navy (4-3) at East Carolina (5-3), 2:30 p.m. Duke (6-2) at Florida St. (7-1), 2:30 p.m. Florida (7-0) vs. Georgia (6-1) at Jacksonville, Fla., 2:30 p.m. Georgia St. (1-7) at James Madison (5-2), 2:30 p.m. North Texas (3-4) at Middle Tennessee (4-3), 2:30 p.m. UAB (1-6) at Tulane (1-6), 2:30 p.m. Appalachian St. (5-3) at W. Carolina (1-7), 2:30 p.m. Maine (2-5) at William & Mary (2-5), 2:30 p.m. NC Central (5-2) at Bethune-Cookman (5-2), 3 p.m. Murray St. (3-4) at Jacksonville St. (4-3), 3 p.m. SE Missouri (2-5) at Austin Peay (0-7), 4 p.m. Troy (4-3) at FAU (1-6), 4 p.m. Prairie View (2-5) vs. Southern U. (3-4) at Shreveport, La., 4 p.m. Georgia Southern (6-1) at Chattanooga (4-3), 5 p.m. W. Kentucky (5-2) at FIU (1-7), 5 p.m. Texas A&M (5-2) at Auburn (1-6), 6 p.m. South Alabama (2-5) at LouisianaMonroe (5-2), 6 p.m. Nicholls St. (1-5) at Northwestern St. (3-4), 6 p.m. Syracuse (3-4) at South Florida (2-5), 6 p.m. UMass (0-7) at Vanderbilt (3-4), 6 p.m. UCF (5-2) at Marshall (3-4), 7 p.m. Stephen F. Austin (3-4) at McNeese St. (4-3), 7 p.m. Cent. Arkansas (6-2) at SE Louisiana (3-4), 7 p.m. Mississippi St. (7-0) at Alabama (7-0), 7:30 p.m. MIDWEST Indiana (2-5) at Illinois (2-5), 11 a.m. Texas (5-2) at Kansas (1-6), 11 a.m. Kentucky (1-7) at Missouri (3-4), 11 a.m. N. Illinois (7-1) at W. Michigan (3-5), 11 a.m. Iowa (4-3) at Northwestern (6-2), 11 a.m. South Dakota (1-6) at Indiana St. (6-2), 1 p.m. W. Illinois (3-4) at Missouri St. (2-6), 1 p.m. Marist (2-5) at Valparaiso (0-7), 1 p.m. Youngstown St. (4-3) at S. Dakota St. (5-2), 2 p.m. E. Michigan (1-6) at Bowling Green (5-3), 2:30 p.m. Akron (1-7) at Cent. Michigan (2-5), 2:30 p.m. Texas Tech (6-1) at Kansas St. (7-0), 2:30 p.m. Ohio (7-0) at Miami (Ohio) (3-4), 2:30 p.m. Purdue (3-4) at Minnesota (4-3), 2:30 p.m. Michigan St. (4-4) at Wisconsin (6-2), 2:30 p.m. S. Illinois (5-3) at N. Dakota St. (6-1), 2:37 p.m. Illinois St. (6-2) at N. Iowa (2-5), 4 p.m. Baylor (3-3) at Iowa St. (4-3), 6 p.m. Michigan (5-2) at Nebraska (5-2), 7 p.m. SOUTHWEST Mississippi (4-3) at Arkansas (3-4), 11:21 a.m. Southern Miss. (0-7) at Rice (2-6), noon Utah St. (6-2) at UTSA (5-2), 1 p.m. Memphis (1-6) at SMU (3-4), 2 p.m. MVSU (2-5) at Ark.-Pine Bluff (5-2), 2:30 p.m. TCU (5-2) at Oklahoma St. (4-2), 2:30 p.m. Sam Houston St. (5-2) at Lamar (3-5), 3 p.m. UTEP (2-6) at Houston (3-4), 3:30 p.m. Grambling St. (1-6) at Texas Southern (1-6), 4 p.m. Notre Dame (7-0) at Oklahoma (5-1), 7 p.m.

FAR WEST UCLA (5-2) at Arizona St. (5-2), 2 p.m. Colorado (1-6) at Oregon (7-0), 2 p.m. E. Washington (6-1) at S. Utah (3-5), 2 p.m. Southern Cal (6-1) at Arizona (4-3), 2:30 p.m. Idaho St. (1-6) at Montana (3-5), 2:30 p.m. Fresno St. (5-3) at New Mexico (4-4), 2:30 p.m. Boise St. (6-1) at Wyoming (1-6), 2:30 p.m. N. Arizona (6-1) at N. Colorado (2-5), 2:35 p.m. Texas St. (3-3) at San Jose St. (5-2), 3 p.m. North Dakota (4-4) at Montana St. (6-1), 3 p.m. Portland St. (2-5) at UC Davis (3-5), 4 p.m. Washington St. (2-5) at Stanford (5-2), 5:15 p.m. Hawaii (1-5) at Colorado St. (1-6), 6 p.m. Louisiana Tech (6-1) at New Mexico St. (1-6), 7 p.m. UNLV (1-7) at San Diego St. (5-3), 7 p.m. California (3-5) at Utah (2-5), 7:45 p.m. Dayton (4-4) at San Diego (4-3), 8 p.m. Cal Poly (7-0) at Sacramento St. (5-3), 8 p.m. Oregon St. (6-0) at Washington (3-4), 9:15 p.m.

Kansas

Sept. 1 — SDSU, W 31-17 (1-0) Sept. 8 — Rice, L 24-25 (1-1) Sept. 15 — TCU, L 6-20 (1-2, 0-1) Sept. 22 — at Northern Illinois, L 23-30 (1-3) Oct. 6 — at Kansas State, L 16-56 (1-4, 0-2) Oct. 13 — Oklahoma State, L 14-20 (1-5, 0-3) Oct. 20 — at Oklahoma, L 7-52 (1-6, 0-4) Today — Texas, 11 a.m. Nov. 3 — at Baylor, 2:30 p.m. Nov. 10 — at Texas Tech, TBA Nov. 17 — Iowa State, TBA Dec. 1 — at West Virginia, TBA

Big 12

League Overall W L W L Kansas State 4 0 7 0 Texas Tech 3 1 6 1 Oklahoma 3 1 5 1 Oklahoma State 2 1 4 2 TCU 2 2 5 2 West Virginia 2 2 5 2 Texas 2 2 5 2 Iowa State 1 3 4 3 Baylor 0 3 3 3 Kansas 0 4 1 6 Saturday, Oct. 20 Oklahoma 52, Kansas 7 Oklahoma State 31, Iowa State 10 Texas Tech 56, TCU 53 (3OT) Kansas State 55, West Virginia 14 Texas 56, Baylor 50 Today’s Games Texas at Kansas, 11 a.m. (FSN) Texas Tech at Kansas State, 2:30 p.m. (FOX) TCU at Oklahoma State, 2:30 p.m. (FSN) Baylor at Iowa State, 6 p.m. (FSN) Notre Dame at Oklahoma, 7 p.m. (ABC)

COLLEGE IOWA STATE-Announced G Maurice Jones transferred from Southern Cal and will be eligible starting with the 2013-14 season. MISSOURI-Suspended men’s basketball senior G Michael Dixon and men’s basketball freshman G Dominique Bull, indefinitely for undisclosed violations of team rules.

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The top 25 teams in The Associated Press’ preseason college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, 2011-12 final records, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and 2011-12 final ranking: Record Pts Prv 1. Indiana (43) 27-9 1,592 16 2. Louisville (20) 30-10 1,568 17 3. Kentucky (2) 38-2 1,453 1 4. Ohio St. 31-8 1,292 7 5. Michigan 24-10 1,290 13 6. NC State 24-13 1,270 — 7. Kansas 32-7 1,210 6 8. Duke 27-7 1,094 8 9. Syracuse 34-3 1,062 2 10. Florida 26-11 936 25 11. North Carolina 32-6 904 4 12. Arizona 23-12 902 — 13. UCLA 19-14 840 — 14. Michigan St. 29-8 789 5 15. Missouri 30-5 664 3 16. Creighton 29-6 622 19 17. Memphis 26-9 539 — 18. UNLV 26-9 488 23 19. Baylor 30-8 486 9 20. San Diego St. 26-8 463 22 21. Gonzaga 26-7 384 — 22. Notre Dame 22-12 297 — 23. Wisconsin 26-10 285 14 24. Cincinnati 26-11 120 — 25. Florida St. 25-10 101 10 Others receiving votes: Murray St. 59, VCU 58, Saint Louis 46, Texas 46, Minnesota 40, Butler 33, Pittsburgh 32, Saint Joseph’s 25, Marquette 23, Tennessee 15, Oklahoma St. 14, Kansas St. 12, Georgetown 9, New Mexico 9, Ohio 9, Miami 8, Saint Mary’s (Cal) 6, West Virginia 6, Davidson 5, Drexel 5, N. Iowa 5, Valparaiso 3, Lehigh 2, Stanford 2, Colorado St. 1, Oral Roberts 1.

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AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL

St Luke African Methodist Episcopal 900 New York Street 785-841-0847 Rev. Verdell Taylor, Jr. Sun. 11:00am, Sun. School 10:00am Bible Study Wed. 12:30pm

ASSEMBLY OF GOD

Calvary Temple Assembly of God 606 W. 29th Terrace 785-842-6463 Rev. Marshall Lackrone 10:30 A.M. Sunday calvarytempleaog.org

Eudora Assembly Of God 827 Elm Street 785-542-2182 Pastor Glenn Weld Sunday Worship 10:30 am Sunday Evening 7:00 pm

Lawrence Assembly of God 3200 Clinton Pkwy 785-843-7189 Pastor Rick Burwick Sunday 10:00am www.lawrence3620church.com

CATHOLIC

Annunciation Catholic Church 740 N 6th Street Baldwin City (785) 594-3700 Fr. Brandon Farrar Sunday 10:30am & 6:00pm www.annunciationchurch.org

Corpus Christi Catholic Church 6001 Bob Billings Pkwy (785) 843-6286 Fr. Michael Mulvany Sat. 4:00pm * Sun. 8:30 & 10:00am www.cccparish.org

Holy Family Catholic Church

311 E 9th Street, Eudora 785-542-2788 Fr. Pat Riley Service Sat. 5:00pm Sun. 9:30am holyfamilyeudora@sunflower.com

St. John Evangelist Catholic Church 1229 Vermont ST 785.843.0109 www.saint-johns.net Weekend Mass: Sat 4:30pm Sun. 7am, 8:30am, 10:30am, 5pm

CHRISTIAN

Lawrence Heights Christian Church

5th & Baker Baldwin City (785) 594-3045 Mark L. Halford Sun. 11:00am 6pm Wed. Family Night 6pm

2321 Peterson Road 785-843-1729 Pastor Steve Koberlein Sunday Worship 8:45 & 10:30am Lawrence-heights.org

Williamstown Assembly of God

Morning Star Christian Church

New Life Assembly Of God Church

1225 Oak St. 785-597-5228 Pastor Rick Burcham wagc@williamstownag.org Sunday Worship 10:30 a.m.

998 N 1771 Rd 785-749-0023 Pastor John McDermott Worship 9:00am & 11:00am www.msclawrence.com

North Lawrence Christian Church

BAPTIST

Fellowship Baptist Church 710 Locust Street 785-331-2299 Sunday School 9:45 am Worship 11:00am & 6:30pm Wednesday Prayer 7:00pm

Lawrence Baptist Temple

7th and Elm Rod Hinkle, Minister Bible School 10:00am Worship 10:55 am www.nlawrencechristianchurch.com

CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN

Lone Star Church of the Brethren

3201 W 31st Street Rev. Gary L. Myers Pastor Sun. School & Worship 10:00am Sun. Evening Worship 6:00pm Wed. Evening 7:30pm

883 E 800 Rd. Lawrence Jane Flora-Swick, Pastor Adult Bible Study 9:30am Worship 10:30am * Sun.School 10:45am www.lonestarbrethren.com

Lighthouse Baptist Church

CHRISTIAN CHURCH DISCIPLES OF CHRIST

700 Chapel Street 785-594-4101 Pastor Richard Austin Sunday Worship 10:30am llbt115@embarqmail.com

Ninth Street Missionary Baptist Church 901 Tennessee St (785) 843-6472 Pastor Delmar A. White Sun. School 9:30am * Worship 10:45am nsmbclk.org

BAPTIST - AMERICAN

First American Baptist Church 1330 Kasold Dr. 785-843-0020 Rev. Matthew Sturtevant Sunday Worship 8:30 & 11:00am www.firstbaptistlawrence.com

BAPTIST - INDEPENDENT Heritage Baptist Church 1781 E 800th Rd (785) 887-2200 Dr. Scott Hanks Sunday Worship 10:30am www.heritagebaptistchurch.cc

BAPTIST - SOUTHERN

Cornerstone Southern Baptist Church 802 West 22nd Terrace (785) 843-0442 Pastor Gary O’Flannagan Sun. School 9:30am * Worship 10:45am www.cornerstonelawrence.com

Eudora Baptist Church

525 W 20th Street 785-542-2734 Pastor Kevin Wood Sun. School 9:00am * Worship 10:15am eudorabc.org

First Southern Baptist Church 4300 W. 6th Street (785) 843-8167 Pastor Joe Stiles Worship Service 8:30 & 10:45am www.fsbcfamily.com

BIBLE

Community Bible Church 906 N 1464 Rd Pastor Shaun LePage Worship 10:30am community-bible.org

First Christian Church

1000 Kentucky Street 785-843-0679 www.fcclawrence.org Pastor David Rivers Sunday 9:00am &11:00am

CHURCH OF CHRIST

Lawrence Church Of Christ

201 N. Michigan St. 785-838-9795 Elders Tom Griffin & Calvin Spencer Sunday 10 am & 6 pm, Wed. 7 pm www.lawrencecoc.org

Southside Church of Christ

Corner of 25th & Missouri 785-843-0770 Chris Newton, Minister Sun. Bible School 9:15 a.m. Sun. Worship 10:20 a.m. & 5:00 p.m. Wed. Bible Study 7:00 p.m.

CHURCH OF GOD IN CHRIST Calvary Church Of God In Christ

646 Alabama Street * 749-0951 Rev. William A Dulin Sun. School 10:30am Worship 12:15pm Tue. 7:00pm Prayer & Bible Study Thur. 7:00pm Worship & Pastoral Teaching

CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER-DAY SAINTS

Lawrence University Congregation 1629 West 19th Street Vern Schindler Sundays 11:00a.m. Visitors Welcome Ages 18-30 Students & Non Students

CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE

Lawrence First Church of the Nazarene 1470 N 1000 Rd 785-843-3940 Bob Giffin, Senior Pastor Celebration & Praise Service 10:15am www.lawrencefirstnaz.org

COMMUNITY OF CHRIST

Lawrence Community of Christ 711 W. 23rd in the Malls Shopping Center 785-766-2924 Pastor Marilyn Binns Sunday Worship 10:00 am

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Dale & Ron’s Auto Service 630 Connecticut

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University Community Of Christ 1900 University Drive 785-843-8427 Pastor Nancy Zahniser Sunday Worship 10:00 am Sunday Classtime 9:00 am

METHODIST - UNITED

Centenary United Methodist Church 245 North Elm Street 785-843-1756 Pastor Daniel Norwood Sunday Worship 11:00 centenarylawrence@yahoo.com

EPISCOPAL

St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church

Central United Methodist Church

5700 W. 6th St. 785-865-5777 Fr. Matt Zimmermann 10am Holy Eucharist with Praise Music www.saintmargaret.org

1501 Massachusetts St 785-843-7066 Pastor Jay B. Henderson Sun. School 9:30am * Worship 10:45am www.centralumclawrence.org

Trinity Episcopal Church

Clearfield United Methodist Church

Mustard Seed Church

700 Wakarusa Drive 785-841-5685 www.mustardseedchurch.com Wed. Youth Service 7:00pm Sun.Morning Service 10:00am

New Life In Christ Church 619 Vermont St. (785) 832-1845 www.newlifelawrence.com 10:00am Celebration of Grace A Community of Grace

New Hope Fellowship

1011 Vermont St (785) 843-6166 The Reverend Rob Baldwin, Rector 8am; 10:30am; 6:00pm Solemn High Mass www.trinitylawrence.org

297 E. 2200 Rd. Eudora 785-883-2130 Rev. Lane Bailey Worship 9:00am

1449 Kasold Dr. Lawrence 785-331-HOPE (4673) Darrell Brazell Pastor 10:15 am Sundays www.newhopelawrence.com

Eudora United Methodist Church

The Salvation Army

EVANGELICAL FREE CHURCH OF AMERICA

2084 N 1300th Rd 785-542-3200 * www.eudoraumc.org Rev. Michael Tamson-Degreeff Sunday School 9:30am Worship 8:30am & 10:30 am

946 New Hampshire St. 785-843-4188 Lts. Matt & Marisa McCluer Sun. School 9:30am, Worship 10:45am lawrence.salvationarmy.us

First United Methodist Church

Velocity Church

Christ Community Church 1100 Kasold Drive 785-842-7600 Jeff Barclay Pastor Sun. Worship 9:30 & 10:30 am www.ccclawrence.org

ISLAMIC

Islamic Center Of Lawrence 1917 Naismith Drive (785) 749-1638 Najabat Abbasi Director Friday 1:30 pm www.islamicsocietylawrence.org

JEWISH

Chabad Center for Jewish Life 1203 West 19th St. Lawrence 785-832-TORA (8672) www.JewishKU.com “Your Source for Anything Jewish!”

704 8th Street; Baldwin 785-594-6612 Rev. Paul Badcock Sunday School 9:30am Worship 10:45am

fresh. modern. relevant. 940 New Hampshire, Lawrence, KS Meeting at Lawrence Arts Center Sundays @ 10:30 am www.findvelocity.org

First United Methodist Church

ORTHODOX - EASTERN

Downtown 946 Vermont St. Rev. Dr. Tom Brady Pastor Traditional 8:30 & 11:00 am Contemporary 10:00am West Campus 867 Highway 40 Contemporary 9:00 & 11:00 am www.fumclawrence.org

Saint Nicholas Orthodox Church 1204 Oread Avenue ( 2nd floor) 785-218-7663 Rev. Dr. Joshua Lollar Sunday Divine Liturgy 9:30am www.saintnicholaschurch.net

Ives Chapel United Methodist

Lawrence Jewish Community Congregation 917- Highland Drive 785-841-7636 www.sunflower.com/~ljcc Rabbi Moti Rieber Worship Friday 7:45pm Religious School Sunday 9:30am

1018 Miami St Baldwin City (785) 594-6555 Rev. Jacob Cloud Sunday Worship 11:00am Church School 9:45am

Lecompton United Methodist Church 402 Elmore Street, Lecompton 785-887-6327 Pastor Hyun-Jin Cho Sunday 8:30 & 10:45am www.lecomptonumc.org

K U Hillel House

722 New Hampshire Street (785) 749-5397 Rabbi”s Neal Schuster www.kuhillel.org

Stull United Methodist Church

LUTHERAN

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 2211 Inverness Dr. 785-843-3014 Pastor Ted Mosher Worship 10:30 am www.gslc-lawrence.org

1596 E 250 Rd. Lecompton (785) 887-6521 Pastor Wayne Castle Worship 11:00am www.stullumc.org

Vinland United Methodist Church 1724 North 692 Rood 785-594-3256 Pastor Shirley Edgerton Sunday School 9:30 am Sunday Worship 10:30 am

LUTHERAN - ELCA

Worden United Methodist Church

Trinity Lutheran Church

1245 New Hampshire St. 785-843-4150 Rev. Gary Teske, Rev. Jennifer Kiefer Sun. 8:30 & 11:00am; Wed. 6:30pm www.tlclawrence.org

294 East 900th Rd. Baldwin City 785-594-7598 Pastor Bud Tuxhorn Worship 8:15 & 10:30 wordenumc.com

LUTHERAN - MISSOURI SYNOD

NON-DENOMINATIONAL

Immanuel Lutheran Church

2104 Bob Billings Pkwy (785) 843-0620 Pastor Randy Weinkauf Wors.with Holy Communion 8:30 & 11:00am Sun. School & Christian Ed 9:45am Nursery Available & Wheelchair Accessible Ministry to Blind Outreach 3 Thur. 5:30pm www.immanuel-lawrence.com

Redeemer Lutheran Church 2700 Lawrence Ave 785-843-8181 Robert Leiste Pastor Sunday Worship 8:30 & 10:45am www.rlclks.org

PRESBYTERIAN

Christ Covenant Church

2312 Harvard Road; Lawrence (785) 766-7796 John McFarland Sun. Worship 10:45; Classes at 9:30 Christcovenantlawrence@gmail.com

Clinton Presbyterian Church

RELIGIOUS SOCIETY OF FRIENDS Hesper Friends Church

2355 N 1100th Rd 2 Mi.South.11/2 Mi. East Eudora Rev. Darin Kearns Pastor Sunday School 9:30 am Sunday Worship 10:30 am

Oread Friends Meeting

1146 Oregon Street Anne Haehl, Clerk 785-842-7708 Meeting for worship, 10:00am Sunday www.oreadfriends.org

UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST

Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence 1263 N 1100 Rd (785) 842-3339 Rev. Jill Jarvis Worship 9:30; Prog. 11:00 www.uufl.net

UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST - UCC

Plymouth Congregational Church, UCC 925 Vermont Street 785-843-3220 Rev. Dr. Peter Luckey Sun. Worship 9:30 & 11:00am www.plymouthlawrence.com

St John’s United Church-Christ 396 E 900th Rd. Baldwin City (785) 594-3478 Rev. Lew Hinshaw Sunday School 10:00am Worship 11:00am

St Paul United Church-Christ 738 Church St. Eudora 785-542-2785 Pastor Rodney G. Nitz Sunday Worship 10:00am stpaulucceudora.com

UNITY

Unity Church of Lawrence

588 N 1200 Rd Pastor Patrick Yancey Worship Sunday 11:00am www.clintonchurch.net

900 Madeline Lane 785-841-1447 Rev. Dr. Shannah M. McAleer Sunday Worship 11:00am www.unityoflawrence.org

PRESBYTERIAN - USA

WESLEYAN

2415 Clinton Parkway Rev. Kent Winters-Hazeton Rev. Mary Newberg Gale Sun. Worship 8:30 & 11:00 am www.firstpreslawrence.org

3705 Clinton Parkway 785-841-5446 Pastor Nate Rovenstine Worship 9:00, 10:00 & 11:15 am lawrencewesleyan.com

First Presbyterian Church

Lawrence Wesleyan Church

West Side Presbyterian Church 1024 Kasold Drive (785) 843-1504 Rev. Bill Woodard Worship 9:55 am * Sun. School 10:15 www.westsidelawrence.org

PRESBYTERIAN-EVANGELICAL

Grace Evangelical Presbyterian Church

Called to Greatness Ministries

3312 Calvin Drive 785-843-2005 Pastor William D. Vogler Worship 8:15am & 10:45am www.gepc.org

P.O. Box 550 Lawrence KS 66044 785-749-2100 info@calledtogreatness.com www.calledtogreatness.com

Judaha Worship Center Church 409 East 12th Street Lawrence 785-856-4936 Worship 10:30 am Wed. Bible Study 7:00 pm Come as you are all welcome.

Kansas Zen Center

1423 New York St. Guiding Teacher Judy Roitman Sunday 9:30 - 11:30am Orientation for beginners 9am kansaszencenter.org

MENNONITE

Peace Mennonite Church

Lawrence Christian Center

615 Lincoln St 785-841-8614 Pastor Joanna Harader Service 10:30 am peacepreacher.wordpress.com

416 Lincoln Street 785-842-4926 Pastor Dan Nicholson Sun. Worship 10:00m * Wed. 7:00pm lawrencechristiancenter.org

METHODIST

Lawrence Free Methodist Church 3001 Lawrence Ave 785-842-2343 Pastor Bill Bump Blended 9:00 * Contemporary 10:35am www.lfmchurch.org

Lawrence Indian Methodist Church 950 E. 21st Street 785 832 9200 Pastor Jami Moss Sun School 10am *Worship 11am Thurs Bible Study 7pm

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Lawrence Life Fellowship

911 Massachusetts Basement below Kinkos 785-838-9093 Gabriel Alvarado Worship 10:30 a.m. AWANA, Wednesday, 6:00

Morning Star Church

998 N 1771 Rd 785-749-0023 Pastor John McDermott Worship 9:00am & 11:00am www.msclawrence.com

Kastl Plumbing Inc.

1115 Massachusetts www.fuzzystacoshop.com

Great Harvest Bread Co.

841-2112

KASTL

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Wempe Bros. Construction Co.

King Buffet W. 23rd St.

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749-4888

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841-4722

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Westside 66 & Car Wash

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843-1878

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sional care providers, and if we are truly blessed, both a faith and a community of faith that Baldwin can support us in our time of need. And really, why shouldn’t we rely on our faith? Regardless of our religion, we are appealing to what we believe and understand to be the greatest advocate out there. In the case of Christianity, it would be the Creator of the Universe, the Lord of Heaven, and the Savior of humanity. That’s someone who can do a lot for us in times of need, and we shouldn’t turn that down out of misplaced pride or fear of seeming weak or a failure. — Send email to Rob Baldwin at rb@trinitylawrence.org.

Send your questions about faith and spiritual issues for our religion columnists to religion@ljworld.com.

We aren’t meant to navigate alone Deacon Godsey, pastor of vision implementation at Vintage Church, Liberty Memorial Central Middle School, 1400 Mass.: This question, which people of faith hear quite often, seems to assume that (a) in life, a crutch is disdainful, and (b) religion is simply a series of made-up fables designed to help the weak face the hard realities of human existence (while, presumably, the truly “strong” or “informed” have enough fortitude or intelligence to free themselves from needing such a “crutch”). That being said, assuming a crutch — of whatever kind — signifies deplorable weakness is itself a bad assumption. Often it signifies little more than good common sense and humility, where the refusal to use one might reflect stubbornness or pride. The truth is, life is hard, often unimaginably so, and in the midst of pain and suffering, we all have “crutches” to lean on, religious or otherwise. Indeed, some crutches — and how we use them — can reflect weakness of character, maturity or intellect. Addictions of one form or another come to mind, many of which

develop as coping skills to help face trauma or tragedy. True, religion can be a simiGodsey lar form of weakness, when endlessly relied upon out of fear, denial or the perceived need to “perform.” The crutch of religion (or faith) is not, however, in and of itself, a sign of weakness to be avoided. For me, as a follower of Jesus, my faith is indeed a crutch of sorts. Our Scriptures say God’s people are “the Body of Christ,” how he is physically present to extend love, grace, comfort and compassion. So yes, I lean on Jesus and his people for that which I lack. This doesn’t, in my view, represent disdainful weakness, but a humble recognition that I wasn’t meant to navigate this life alone or in my own strength. Sometimes I need help — from God and God’s people. Acknowledging that reality isn’t weakness, it’s wisdom.

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‘Only when it is doing something right’ The Rev. Rob Baldwin, pastor, Trinity Episcopal Church, 1011 Vt.: “Is religion a crutch?” I imagine this question gets asked with a somewhat critical tone, suggesting that religion might inspire weakness or, in the case of Sydelle Pulaski, the attention-starved, crutch-waving character from “The Westing Game,” deceit. But thinking about real crutches for a second, my experience with people and crutches is that people tend to rush getting rid of them, not carrying them around too long. And by doing so they risk a longer healing, if not worse. My answer for “is religion a crutch,” is “only when it is doing something right.” Life is difficult, and struggles are universal, and in many of those instances we simply cannot stand on our own. We need the help of family and friends, sometimes of profes-

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Joan and Bruce Snodgrass

Snodgrass 60th Anniversary Bruce and Joan Snodgrass recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. Bruce Snodgrass and Joan Elliott were married October 4, 1952, in Humboldt, where they both graduated from Humboldt High School in 1951. Bruce served in the Army from 1953 to 1955, then graduated from Chanute Junior College. He was a building inspector for the Kansas State Architect’s Office for eight years in Topeka, then an inspector at the Universi-

ty of Kansas for two years. Since then, he has been self-employed and farming. Joan was formerly employed at Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. and the Monarch Cement Co. She is a housewife and helps run the family business. They have four children and twelve grandchildren. Their children are David and Cindy Snodgrass of Lansing, Rick and Julie Miller, Bill and Karla Fleming and Dennis and Denise Snodgrass, all of Lawrence.

High School. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Bethel College in 2009. She is currently working on a Master of Science degree in counseling at John Brown University in Siloam Springs, AR, and is a Graduate Assistant at the CARE Clinic in Siloam Springs. The groom is a 2004 graduate of Parsons High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education in 2009 from Bethel College and is a Mental Health Paraprofessional at Ozark Guidance, Springdale, AR. The couple reside in Siloam Springs.

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Frank and Rachel Purvis

public schools and Rachel retired from twenty-four years of employment at the University of Kansas. They have resided in Douglas County for fiftyfive years.

Bostick 60th Wedding Anniversary Clint & Bobbie Bostick married October 26th, 1952. A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, and partnership. It is a time to say thanks to God for His gift of love. Happy 60th from your, kids, grandkids, great grandkids, and great-great grandkids!

Katie and Dustin Gudde

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Purvis 60th Anniversary Frank and Rachel Purvis, Lawrence, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in June with their sons and their families: Mark and Shannon, Novato, California; Dwight and Kimberly, Neal and Jenny of Lawrence. They have six grandchildren, Michael, Joshua, Aria, Alison, Kate and Courtney. They were married on November, 1, 1952, in the Methodist Church in Kanorado, Kansas by the Reverend B.R. Harris. Frank is a retired teacher of choral and band music in Kansas

Katie Robertson, Lawrence, and Dustin Gudde, Parsons, were married March 24, 2012, at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Baldwin City, with Pastor Keith Schubert officiating. The bride is the daughter of Mark and Rosie Robertson, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Steve and Shelley Gudde, Parsons. Maid of honor was Paige Pippin. Best man was Josh Gray. Bridesmaids were Laura Windheuser, Chelsey Gudde (Sister of Groom), Shannon Wanna, Abby Findley, and Emma Lee. Groomsmen were Schuyler Smith, John Gray, Weston Tallman, Jack Robertson (Brother of Bride), and Thomas Gudde. Ushers were Matt Ysusi and Kevin Gudde. Flower girl was Madison Gudde. Ring Bearer was Benjamin Robertson. Candle Lighters were Sara Osborn and Janet Sherman. A reception was given at Abe & Jake’s Landing. The bride is a 2005 graduate of Lawrence

Judy A. Green and the late Jon T. Green, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter Shelby Lyn, to Levi Walker Ness, both of Portland, Oregon. The future bride is a 1999 graduate of Lawrence High School, earned a BA in English from the University of Kansas in 2004, and a BA in Spanish from Portland State in 2012. The future groom is the son of Richard and Pam Ness of Valley View, Texas. He is a 1997 graduate of Pilot Point High School, earned a BA in Management Information Systems from the University of Texas-Arlington in

Levi Walker Ness and Shelby Lyn Green 2002, and an Associates Degree from the Dallas Art Institute in 2003. He is the owner of a web and graphic design company. Shelby and Levi will be taking a 4 month, pre-wedding trip to South America. A July 2013 wedding is planned in Portland.

Atwell -Carbrey Engagement Angela Atwell and Jerry Carbrey, both formerly of Lawrence, are happy to announce their engagement. The wedding will take place on December 12, 2012 at The London Bridge in Lake Havasu City, Arizona.

Bobbie and Clint Bostick

— Send email to Deacon Godsey at deacon@vintagelawrence.com.

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AROUND AND ABOUT Friends and family are invited to a 90th birthday open house and lunch for Norma Babbitt from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Worden United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. Those unable to attend may send birthday wishes to Norma Babbitt at 130 N. 100 Road, Overbrook KS, 66524

During the nine weeks of training, Reif studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in basic combat skills, military weapons, chemical warfare and many other subjects.

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Army Pvt. Amber R. Reif, a 2011 graduate of Free State High School, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

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Announcements KU Campanile Ornament Introductory offer of this great Holiday gift item!!! The KU Campanile ornament will be a tremendous addition to the traditions of your holiday season. These are available now and in stock at www.campuscollectables.com for only $19.95. Log on and order today to obtain your own as well as gifts for family and friends. Also available at the KU Memorial Bookstores.

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Found Item FOUND child’s hat at Maple Leaf Festival in Baldwin on Saturday morning. Call 785-856-8822 to identify and claim. FOUND ladies watch, at post office. Call to identify. 785-393-0830 FOUND Ring, on Mass St. Call to identify. 785-393-6331

Lost Item LOST Photo Memory Card Sunday, Oct. 21st in the Area of Home Depot and the South Walmart. Was in a Zipper Sandwich Bag. If Found, Please Call (785)865-5853.

Two Outstanding Auctions Knights of Columbus Club 2206 E. 23rd St., Lawrence Sat., Oct. 27th, 10am Cast Iron Automotive and Horse- Drawn Toys Sun., Oct. 28th, 10am Glassware, Pottery, Linens, Jewelry, More www.dandlauctions.com D & L Auctions 785-766-5630

Executive Chef Meadowlark, a retirement residence for active seniors in Lawrence, KS. Culinary Arts Degree & 2 yrs exp in institutional or full service restaurant cooking or 5 yrs high volume cooking and fine dining. Angela.Emmitt@HawthornRet. com or fax 360-213-1540. EOE.

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Will plan, organize & develop Bert Nash’s public relations, marketing and development. Min. Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Marketing, Communications or other related field and/or min. of 2-4 yrs related job experience. FT, M-F 40 hours, Salaried Contact Cindy Hart Full Job Description at www.bertnash.org

Construction Hiring Now Exp. Concrete finishers & back hoe operators, can start immed. Call 785-842-1086

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Lost Pet/Animal LOST 9 month old white and black male border collie. Was last seen on 900 RD on Saturday, October 20th.He has a microchip, so any vet can help identify him for us. Please call with any information $Reward$. Call 785-218-3885/913-775-2606 with any information. Lost Cat Black and white tuxedo cat. Young adult female. Lost near Wakarusa and 24th. 843-5851

Auction Calendar 2 Auctions -Sat., Oct. 27, 10:00 AM3657 Hamilton Rd., Princeton, KS Brown Estate Auction Farm Items, Antiques, More -Sun., Oct. 28, 11:00 AM1009 S. Lindenwood Dr., Olathe, KS Larry Hayes Auction Guns, Outdoor, More

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Branden Otto, auctioneer 785-883-4263

ANTIQUE AUCTION SAT. OCT. 27, 10:00 A.M. Franklin Co. Fairgrounds, CB Hall,17th & Elm, Ottawa Antique Furn, Collectibles, Pictures, Framed Prints, Glassware, Much More MARJ JONES LIVING ESTATE LEOTA THOMPSON ESTATE GRIFFIN AUCTIONS OTTAWA, KS 785-242-7891 www.kansasauctions. net/griffin AUCTION Sat., Oct 27, 10am Monticello Auction Ctr 4795 Frisbie Rd., Shawnee Approx 120 guns Absentee bidding avail. on auctionflex.com LINDSAY AUCTION SERVICE INC 913.441.1557

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Office Manager/ Accounting Specialist KU Geography Dept. Administrative Associate Senior is needed to function as the Office Manager/Accounting Specialist, primarily focusing on accounting but also various other duties. Requires 3 years experience & HS diploma or GED equivalency. Application deadline: 10/31/12 For detailed job description and to apply go to: http://recruiting.ku.edu and search keyword “Geography” or scroll to opening ID 00001187. EOE

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in Baldwin to consistently grow and service ag loan portfolio and full array of financial services. Proven individual contributor within collaborative team. Related bachelors degree plus successful ag lending or relationship sales experience. Résumé and cover letter to TeamHR@Frontier FarmCredit.com or TeamHR, Frontier Farm Credit, 2627 KFB Plaza Suite 201E, Manhattan, KS 66503. Full description at www.FrontierFarmCredit. com EEO/AA/M/F/D/V

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Auction Sun., Oct 28, 11am Monticello Auction Ctr. 4795 Frisbie Rd., Shawnee Janet Reed collection Furn., Religious pictures/ figurines, Toys, Dolls. LINDSAY AUCTION SERVICE INC 913.441.1557 www.lindsayauctions.com ESTATE AUCTION Sun., Oct. 28, 10 AM 26002 151st St. Leavenworth FURN., HOUSEHOLD, MISC. GUNS, BUILDING SUPPLIES ESTATE OF MILAN COP, JR. HOWARD MILLER AUCTION SERVICE LLC 913-441-1271 www.kansasauctions. net/Miller Farm Auction Sat., October 27, 10:30 am 526 E 800 Rd., Lawrence Tractors, machinery, tools, bale bed, farm misc. SELLER: Janet Breithaupt and the late Douglas Breithaupt www.FloryAndAssociates.c om Jason Flory, auctioneer 785.979.2183

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Auction Calendar GUN AUCTION SUN., OCT, 28, 12:30 P.M. Franklin County Fairgrounds, CB Hall 17th & Elm, Ottawa, KS APPROX. 100 GUNS GRIFFIN AUCTIONS OTTAWA, KS 785-242-7891 www.kansasauctions. net/griffin

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Rezolve Group is hiring! Helping college students is our mission and our passion! We are an innovative technologies and services company that focuses exclusively on post-secondary student financial aid. *Call Center Supervisor; Maintains productivity levels, monitors daily workflow activities - call efficiency, advisor upselling, quality assurance, and compliance. Also helps with coaching, evaluating, scheduling, and training. *Advisor/Customer Service; Make a difference in someone’s life; requires excellent customer service, and strong computer & math skills. *Part Time Application Reviewers; Excellent for part time/graduating students. Part time training available! Please apply at: www. rezolvegroup.com/careersor send resumes to kleeper@rezolvegroup.com EOE The Eye Doctors is looking to fill a full-time customer service representative/sales position. Must have an outgoing personality and excellent work ethic. We are willing to train the right person. Please apply at The Eye Doctors, 2600 Iowa, Lawrence, KS

DriversTransportation Delivery Driver Western Extralite (in business 75 years) buys electrical and voice/data parts from manufacturers and resells to the professionals who install those parts. This job delivers those parts and does warehouse work 40+ hours per week. Benefits after 60 days. Apply at www.westernextralite.com

The World Company, a forward-thinking media company in Lawrence, Kansas is hiring for a Press Operapart-time tor. 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. Operator is responsible for preparing rolls for the printing process and monitoring the paster operation and will performs regular preventative maintenance. Candidates must be available to work between the hours of 8 p.m. and midnight, including weekend and holidays. We are looking for a talented and hardworking individual with at least six months printing press experience; a self-starter with an attitude of continuous improvement; detail oriented with the ability to work independently; and strong mechanical aptitude is preferred. Our press operators spend most working hours on their feet and must be able to bend and twist; lift up to 80 pounds and see with 20/20 near vision. Join our Team! We offer a competitive salary, employee discounts and more. Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. If you feel you meet the qualifications for the Press Operator position, please send a cover letter and resume to

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6th ST Hy-Vee, Need F/T Baker; hours 4am- noon Fast paced, hard work, heavy lifting, experience preferred. Equal opportunity employer; a drug-free workplace. Contact Tena Bush; 785-832-9449

Cleaning Technician M-F, 8am-Noon, $8/hr. Apply at 939 Iowa or call 785-842-6264.

HOME DELIVERY SPECIALIST Lawrence Journal-World is hiring for a part-time Home Delivery Specialist to support our circulation team. Specialist is responsible for accurate delivery of newspaper routes to achieve our delivery goals, independent contractor orientation and redelivery of newspapers to subscribers. The core work hours are 2:00-11:00 a.m. Candidates must be flexible and available to weekends and days off will vary from week to week. Ideal candidates must have good communication and organizational skills; team player; able to work with minimal supervision; reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and a safe driving record; and ability to lift 50 lbs. We offer a competitive salary, mileage reimbursement, employee discounts and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to EOE

CRAIG HOMECARE provides pediatric nursing services in homes throughout KS, MO and NE. We currently have a NURSE SUPERVISOR position open for our Lawrence office. Qualifications: RN licensed in KS; pediatric exp desired, but not required. Strong clinical experience; infusion experience; knowledge & use of MS Office. SALARY: Based on experience Full Benefits including cell phone, laptop, company car Read full job posting and APPLY ONLINE: www.craighomecare.com or email resume to hr@craighomecare.com

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NEWSPAPER DISTRIBUTION DRIVER Lawrence Journal-World is hiring for a part-time driver to distribute newspapers to machines and stores in Lawrence, Kansas and surrounding communities; and residential newspaper delivery as assigned. Candidate must be flexible and available to work from 12:00 to 6:00 am including weekends. Ideal candidates must have a stable work history; strong communication and organizational skills; can work with minimal supervision; have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and safe driving record; and the ability to lift 50 lbs. We offer a competitive salary, mileage reimbursement, employee discounts and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to hrapplications@ljworld.com

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RN or LPN position for a busy Pediatric office. Experience preferred. Please fax or email your resume to Linda at 785-842-7433 or pandarn@sunflower.com

Hotel-Restaurant Milton’s Coffee

Now hiring Kitchen Staff for downtown location and new location at 901 New Hampshire. Apply within, 920 Massachusetts.

Maintenance Apartment Maintenance Leading regional management company seeking seasonal hourly, maintenance service person. If you are knowledgeable, reliable, organized, cheerful, selfmotivated, and have a positive attitude, your own tools and transportation, then we have the right position for you! On-call and overtime required. To work for the best—-a growing, family-owned company—-Apply in person at Park 25 Apartments, 2401 W. 25th St. #9A3. Mon-Fri 9am to 4pm. NO phone calls, please.

Manufacturing & Assembly Experienced Mechanic (Diesel, Heavy Equipment) needed. Great pay & benefits. Must be experienced and available for overtime 6 days a week (6-4:30 every day but Sunday). Call Eddie 406-670-2649.

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RN JOIN OUR Award Winning Team! Brookside Retirement Community is accepting applications for our new FT RN/Charge Nurse position Wednesday - Saturday. Candidates must have strong leadership skills and a great work ethic. Long term care experience preferred. Applicants must love working in eldercare and the desire to experience culture change! Please apply on-line www.brooksideks.com or come by 700 W. 7th, Overbrook, KS.

Healthcare Certified Medical Assistant Immediate full-time position for Certified Medical Assistant in busy medical office. Applicant must have a minimum of 3 years office experience. Working knowledge of medications & disease processes necessary. Excellent computer skills with experience in electronic health records preferred. Fax resume with salary requirements and letters of reference to 785-842-9397. L.P.N. GREAT OPPORTUNITY!! Brookside Retirement Community is now accepting applications for a fulltime L.P.N./Charge Nurse to join our winning team! Work FSS (3) 12 hr shifts - be paid for 40 hours! Applicants must be a team leader, love working in eldercare and the desire to experience culture change. Please apply on-line www.brooksideks.com or come by 700 W. 7th, Overbrook, KS.

Receptionist Job A large Catholic community is searching for a receptionist. Requirements would include at least 5 years secretarial experience, strong desire to work for the Catholic Church, an appreciation for and support of Catholic Church teaching and a criminal background check. Qualifications include: exceptional computer skills (including proficiency in Microsoft Word®, Excel®, Publisher®, database management, desktop publishing, webpage editing), ability to multi-task, positive people skills, pleasant and professional telephone skills and interpersonal communications, ability to coordinate and supervise volunteers and an ability to organize well, prioritize tasks, and pay attention to detail and accuracy. Salary and benefits are very competitive and commensurate with experience. Send resume and list of references to Pat Shultz at In pats@cccparish.org. your cover letter include your salary requirements and your available start date.

Schools-Instruction Pinnacle Career Institute Lawrence has opening for: Medical Assisting Instructor Dental Assisting Program Coordinator Apply: www.pcijobs.info

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Apartments Unfurnished 1BR — 740-1/2 Massachusetts, above Wa Restaurant, 1 bath, CA. $650/mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 1BR, $495/mo. 2444 Ousdahl, gas pd. W/D. avail. now. dep $495. No pets. Call 785-423-1565

Parkway Terrace Apts. 2340 Murphy Drive, 1BR $450, 2Br $500. Dep. $300. Nice, up to date Remodels. 785-841-1155 1br 1b accessible apt on Yale at 30% monthly income. HUD subsidy requires a disability. TTH: 842 2-5494! 1BRs — 622 Schwarz. CA, laundry, off-street parking, No pets. $435/mo. Gas & water paid. 785-841-5797 1BR chalet near Clinton Lake, 1 bath, FP, deck, 20 acres wooded lot, pond, garage, Avail. Nov. 1. $780/mo. call 785-843-7747 1BR luxury condo + garage K-10 Cedar Creek, Lenexa Pet Friendly, Fitness center & pool. Call 913-369-5251 2BR - 741 Michigan, for fall, 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, DW, W/D hookup, full unfin. bsmt. 1 pet ok. $730/mo. Call 785-841-5797

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Duplexes 2BR, in a 4-plex. New carpet, vinyl, cabinets, countertop. W/D is included. $575/mo. 785-865-2505

Townhomes PARKWAY 4000

• 2BR, 2 bath avail. • W/D hookups • 2 Car garage w/opener • New appls. & carpets • Maintenance free Call for Specials 785-749-2555/785-766-2722

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Move-in Specials Units avail. NOW 2BR apts, 2BR Townhomes, 3BR Townhomes VILLA 26 APARTMENTS & Townhomes Quiet, great location on KU bus route, no pets, W/D in all units. 785-842-5227 www.info@villa26 lawrence.com

Four Wheel Drive Townhomes Move-in Specials 2859 Four Wheel Drive Amazing 2BR, tranquil intimate setting, free standing townhome w/ courtyard, cathedral ceilings, skylights, & W/D. Most residents professionals. Pets ok. Water & trash pd. $685/mo. 785-842-5227 www.info@villa26lawrence.com

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• 2 & 3 BR, 2 baths • some w/walkout bsmt. • 2 car garage w/opener • W/D hookups • Maintenance free Call for Specials 785-832-0555, 785-766-2722

Appliances Washer, White Kenmore 3 speed, heavy duty, large capacity, automatic washer, gently used, $70. 785-832-0616 Over the stove microwave in excellent condition, LG brand, color white. $100.00 Call 785-393-6746 Dryer, White Kenmore gas dryer, heavy duty, large capacity, gently used, $70. 785-832-0616 Drop in four electric burner stove w/oven and lighted hood. $75. call 785-691-9088.

Baby & Children Items Boys dark blue snow suit 6-9 months, Carters new never worn. $20 call 785-393-0749. Oak Changing table and white wicker bassinet. Good Cond. $75. Call 785-865-5389.

Collectibles Rare Java Joe coffee set. Includes pot, 2 large mugs, 2 regular mugs and 2 saucers. Made by ClayArt. $20. 785-312-9215.

Firewood-Stoves A Full Cord Seasoned Hedge, Oak, Locust & mixed hardwoods, stacked & delivered, $180. Call Landon, 785-766-0863 Seasoned Firewood for sale. Hedge, oak, locust, & other mixed hardwoods. $180/cord. Split, stacked & Delivered. Call Ryan at 785-418-9910

3BR, 3bath, all appls. W/D included, 1475 Marilee Furniture Drive, Lawrence, $1,100/mo. 785-218-7264 2 Single extra long TempurPedic beds, you pick up, 3BR, 2 bath, all amenities, Both are motorized. garage. 2807 Four Wheel 785-979-8260 Drive $795/mo. Available Dec. 1. Call 785-766-5950 Dining set, Beautiful Thomas Ville Queen Ann AVAILABLE NOW! dining set, Table extends 3BR, 2 or 2.5 bath- 2 car to 106” with custom made w/openers W/D hookups, FP, table pads, 6 chairs, Set in major appls. Lawn care & Excellent condition. Will snow removal 785-865-2505 sacrifice for $875. 785-865-3998

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Futon, high end, maghany frame, with pullout end tables, extra firm/thick mattress. navy blue, $350. White Sofa, 2 sections, beautiful! $300. call 785-843-5095

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3BR, 2mi. SE of Lawrence on blacktop, double car gar, FP, appl. big yd, Avail now. $1,150/mo. +deposit. 785-393-7280/785-843-9117

Two Sets of Italian leather chairs with ottoman. One white, one taupe. Excellent condition. Asking $400 for one, or $700 for both. Contact by cell phone at 417-349-1136 (Lawrence) or by email nanneegoat@hotmail.com

Holiday Decor Hallmark nostalgic houses and shops collection. #1 thru #19, all with boxes except #3. Makes a cute village display. $50. 785-312-9215.

Loft BR, 1226 Prairie, 1.5 bath, 2 story, CA, W/D Household Misc. hookup, 1 pet ok. $630/mo. Mid size cat carrier, cute Call 785-841-5797 cat food bowls, lots of cat toys and misc. cat not inRoommates cluded. $15. 785-312-9215 Roommates Wanted, large 2story, 2 kitchen 2 bath, Medical W/D, CA, walk to KU & DT, Equipment groceries & park, room avail. now & in December. Therapeutic Magnetic $325/BR + your share of Bed, developed by Dr.. utils. Cindy 785-842-2319 Philpott, for details email pia42web@aol.com

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PUT YOUR EMPLOYMENT AD IN TODAY!! Go to ljworld.com or call 785-832-1000.

Studios, 2400 Alabama, all elec., A/C, laundry, off st. pkg, $490, water & cable pd, no pets, 785-841-5797

2BR, 715 Maine, 2 bath, 3 4BR, 2 bath W/D, pet story, C/A, W/D hookups, DW, 2 car garage, 1 pet ok, friendly. $840 to $880/ mo $1350, 785-841-5797 1/2 off deposit !!! Sunrise Village 785-841-8400 3BR, 2 story, 2 baths, 2 car garage, 3624 W. 7th, has study, FP, unfinished bsmt, C/A, dw, W/D hooks, 1 pet ok, $1250, 785-841-5797

Close to KU, 3 Bus Stops

Full-time opening for a Case Manager to provide community based services for youth with serious emotional disturbance. Bachelor’s degree, good driving record & experience working with youth preferred. Some evenings required. Position based in Ottawa. Submit letter of interest & resume to: ELC, PO Box 677, Ottawa, Kansas 66067 hr@laytoncenter.org. Open until filled. EOE

Limited time Only: Sign a lease, get $250 off 2nd month’s rent! Prices starting at $449/bedroom. Located on bus route, close to KU and access to upgraded amenities, including 24-hour clubhouse, fitness center, business center, 2 bark parks and indoor basketball court. Call 785-842-5111 for mo ore info or visit www.campuscourtku.com

Office Space

Miscellaneous

2BR 1-1/2 bath, nice mobile home, W/D hookup,CH/CA, A.R.E. Shell, for Ford $535/mo. + Refs. & deposit. Ranger, very Clean. $400 or Avail Nov. 1. 913-845-3273 best offer. 785-550-7610

Hunters Ridge Apts.

550 Stoneridge 1 and 2 Bedroom Apts. Salt Water Pool, Business Center, Fire Side Lounge and Tennis Court Call Today 785-830-8600 www.HuntersRidgeks.com

Farm Land N. Lawrence Fish Farm land& industrial bldgs for rent. Price negotiable. Ph#785-842-5227

Ficus Tree, 9ft. tall potted, Well tended and has outgrown our house. $50. 785-766-1918 Plant, Large beautiful pandanus for free, 12 feet tall. Call 785-841-8712.


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Dishes to Pillows, Fireplace Tools to Copper Tub, fence, Christmas items, and so much more! 07 Come shop early for Christmas! 4181 Blackjack Oak Lawrence, Ks Fri. Oct 26, 2:00 - 6:30 P.M. Sat. Oct 27, 7:30 - 2:00 Longaberger Baskets; 3yrs to 100 games; lots and lots of toys, infant on up; some dishes; Character drinking glasses; old magazines; Books, many SciFi and Fantasy; Gas lawn edger; Halloween Decorations; Christmas Decorations and other Holiday; some children’s clothing, large men’s sizes and women’s med.; Toddler bed; leather jacket; older quilts; many, many items too numerous to list. Come see us! 08 Friday 1-7 Saturday 8-12. 3101 W 29th St. Photo printer, Baskets, Antique Collectibles, Kitchen, TONS of toys, books, Playdoh sets, Blocks, Trains, Crafts. Boys/Girl Clothes newborn to 6. Prom Dresses 12-18. Womens Clothing 12-18. Golf clubs. Dog Crates, Sheets, Lincoln Logs. Tools. KU Wear. 09

Clothing Give Away Sat., Oct. 27th 8AM - 12 Noon at the Southside Church of Christ 25th & Missouri Lawrence

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THE LAST ANNUAL MOVING SALE, GARAGE SALE Sat. Oct. 27th 8AM-2PM 1842 W 27th Terrace

Kitchen stuff, Lots of household items, lamps, pictures, deco items, computer desk, microwave cart, small writing desk, rocker glider, bathroom items, standing jewelry box, tools, weedeaters & mower, bird baths, bird feeders, bench. Too much to mention. Something for Everyone! Everything Must Go! 11

Friday & Saturday 8am-5pm 307 Illinois Men’s work and dress shirts, Levis, lined jeans, Carharts, shoes, cowboy boots, women’s clothes, glassware, furniture and accessories, gas grill, tools, 175,000 BTU/HR, battery charger/booster. 12

Multi Family Garage Sale

Saturday, 8AM - 2PM located behind 226 Locust 13 1120 New Jersey Sat, 10-27-12 8am-? Fun and Funky “no junk” Yard Sale! Artists, Crafters, Music Collectors will not want to miss! Obscene amount of beads, jewelry, paint, art supplies, painted stretched canvases (just gesso and go!), material, specialty paper, yarn and knitting supplies, cool material, embroidery supplies, tons of CDs, vinyl LPs, art and design books. ALSO! Vintage Mediterranean furnishings, vintage clothes, kid’s Halloween costumes, framed art, Oaxacan animals, amazing bamboo hand-painted Chinese kites, kitchenware, kitschy and shabby chic décor, TBD stuff, FREE STUFF and more!

This could be your Garage Sale ad! For $39.95, your ad will run Wednesday- Saturdayin the Lawrence Journal -World as well as the Tonganoxie Mirror and Baldwin Signal weekly newspapers, and all of our online websites. You have up to 45 lines in print! Just go to: http://www2.ljworld.com/market place/classifieds/

FRI. & SAT. 7 A.M. - ? 3401 Morning Dove Circle (N. Kasold before I-70) INSIDE MOVING SALE!

GARAGE SALE LOCATOR

100’s of W size M clothes, coats sweaters, priced $1-$5. Books, Kitchenware, Decor, sofa, filing cab, bike, grill, patio umbrellas, golf clubs, snow blower, Bosch oven, GE washer dryer.

Lawrence-Rural

Halloween stickers, possible costumes: girls size 14 “wedding dress/confirmation dress” & adult large Karate Uniform. 1 brain, 1 heart and hand molds, caldron. Christmas decor and tins, Toro self-propelled lawn mower, 20” girls red Giant brand bicycle (like new) w/ training wheels & red Bell helmet, Disney Princess Toyota FJ Cruiser Electric Car (purple & hot pink), Disney Tinker Bell Fairy collectibles (used once as cake toppers), 3 Baby gates (1 Gerry fits openings 53”-93” wide ), antique Oak chair, Papasan swivel chair, youth tennis rackets, toys, Cabbage Patch doll, American Girl books, computer games, computer parts, telephone w/ answering machine, Disney VHS tapes, Colby DVD player w/surround sound system, some KU & Chiefs items, Easy Set Pool 10”X30” w/filter /pump/vacuum / skimming net, 4 Tiki torches, 27” Huffy 18 speed multi-terrain bike (great shape), OPRAH magazines.

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N 1250 Rd

Cars-Domestic

Goldendoodles. Ready Nov. 15 for good homes. Males $600 and females $750. Call 620-481-0143 Good looking mostly black border collie, neutered, all shots, heart worm free. Good responses, eager to please, great companion. 2-1/2 yrs. lots of energy. Free to good home. 785-331-7586

Cadillac 2008 DTS Luxury II V8, leather heated & cooled seats, remote start, alloy wheels, all the luxury without the luxury price! Stk#543052 only $19,814. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2008 Impala LT, alloy wheels, power equipment, remote start, great gas mileage! Only $10,500 stk#159541 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Ford Cars

Tonganoxie

Cars-Domestic Buick 2004 La Sabre, 135K, excellent condition. $6,500. 913-796-6198

One Day Only Saturday, October 27th, 8:00a.m. - 3:00p.m. 834 N. Chestnut Dr. Tonganoxie, KS Sale Items Include: Electric Dryer, Home Decor, Small Childrens Chairs, Tools, Craft Supplies, Clothing, Purses, Cow Decor, Childrens Toys including lots of Barbie, Candy, Kitchen Items and more...

Cars-Domestic

Ford 2006 Mustang GT, leather, power seat, spoiler, alloy wheels, navigation, power equipment, stk#192921 only $17,458. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Ford 2000 Mustang. ONE OWNER, gleaming white, tan interior. NICE car, 5 spped, alloy wheels with Michelin tires. 3 month drive train plan included. See website for photos Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 7

Hyundai 2011 Accent GLS, power equipment, steering wheel controls, great commuter car! Stk#19070 only $12,755. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2010 Camaro 2LT, GM certified, leather heated seats, remote start, On Star, Boston premium sound, stk#10451B, only $21,874. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2010 Lincoln MKZ Fully loaded with leather and SYNC system with navigation. Comfortable car and hard to find with navigation. $22,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

Chevrolet 2008 Impala LT, alloy wheels, power equipment, remote start, great gas mileage! Only $10,500 stk#159541 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2007 Ford 500 SEL package with low miles. V-6 engine with plenty of power in this comfortable cruiser. $11,987 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

2002 Buick LeSabre Custom-99K, AT, AC, CD, Cruise, Steering Radio Controls, 2-owner, Save $6,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2011 Chevrolet Camaro 1LT V6,18K miles, Auto, Red, Great car. $22,500 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Chevrolet 2011 Malibu LT FWD 4cyl, 33mpg, room for the entire family, alloy wheels, GM certified with 2 years of maintenance included, this gives you more bang for your buck at only $15,362.00 stk#15891B Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Buick 2004 Lesabre Limited 3800 V6, leather heated memory seats, power equipment, steering wheels controls, stk#327812 only $6,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Buick 2006 Lucerne CX, one owner, power seat, windows, locks, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, stk#435223 only $9,650. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Cadillac 2004 Deville, one owner, very nice, leather heated and cooled seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, lots of luxury! Stk#691881 only $10,888. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2010 Mercury Milan Premier package with leather seats and a low mileage 4-cylinder engine. Great gas mileage and stay hands free with the SYNC system. $18,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

Don’t see what you want? Give us a call and we can help you find it! Dale Willey Automotive, just ask for Doug at 785-843-5200 2840 Iowa St. Lawrence. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Estate Sale Friday 10/26 and Saturday 10/27 only. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 701 Washington, Tonganoxie, KS Toro Z5000 zero turn mower, Maytag Electric Ringer Washer, Antique Singer Sewing Machine with table, Antique Radio Cabinet, Misc. Furniture Household Items.

Cars-Domestic

Cars-Domestic

Pontiac 2009 G6 GT, V6, remote start, alloy wheels, spoiler, traction control, On Star, power equipment, keyless remote, stk#385301 only $12,815. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

For Sale: 1976 Ford LTD, $1,500/offer. 58,882 miles. 785-597-5513.

www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

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

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

Ford 2011 Fiesta FWD, manual transmission, fantastic fuel economy, one owner, alloy wheels, power equipment, cruise control, stk#352831 only $14,865. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Ford 2009 Focus SE 4cyl, fwd, alloy wheels, CD changer, alloy wheels, power equipment, stk #330681 only $11,877.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GT2-122K, AT, AC, CD Changer, Moonroof, Cruise Control, 1-owner, Nice $6,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Saturn 2007 Ion 3, one owner, local trade, super nice car! Leather, sunroof, alloy wheels, power equipment, great gas mileage! This one won’t last long, please hurry! Stk#392301 only $10,425. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Ford 2009 Taurus Limited, leather heated memory seats, alloy wheels, ABS, CD changer, very nice! Stk#15708 only $15,655 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2012 Chevrolet Cruze Eco 4cyl, 42mpg, Auto, Gray. $17,998 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Shawnee 13110 W. 74th Street, Shawnee. Saturday, October 27th only. 8 am to 4 pm. Pool table, some furniture, clothing, lots of nice miscellaneous.

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Free Hot Coffee and Donuts!!

Tons of childrens clothing - all sizes. Antiques. New Couch. Baby Items. Kitchenware. Adult clothing. Little bit of everything.

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List day, time, location, the items in your sale and directions to attract interested buyers. Ad replacement in category NOT guaranteed. Map Code added to Lawrence Garage Sales. Place your ad online at http://www2.ljworld.com/marketplace/classifieds/ or email it to classifieds@ljworld.com

Garage Sale

202 Poplar, Perry, Ks. (1 block north of Golden’s Pizza)

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$29.95 for Thurs. - Sat. (Sun) LJW ONLY or EAST Communities. $39.95 for West Communities with Wed. - Sat. in LJW. $49.95 for Full Coverage (all 6 papers) with Wed. - Sat. in LJW. $10 more for color background or color logo.

Perry

October 26th and 27th 8am-? Both days!

14 E 23rd St

Baldwin City

7th & Indiana, Baldwin City

15th St / N 1400 Rd

WEST Community Papers - Lawrence Journal-World (LJW), Tonganoxie Mirror, & Baldwin Signal. EAST Community Papers - Basehor Sentinel, Bonner Springs Chieftain, & Shawnee Dispatch. Ads online also.

25882 Clover Court High Prairie Pointe (3 miles East of Tee-Pees on 24 Hwy past Paradise Saloon)

Saturday, Oct. 27th 8am-2 pm.

19th St

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CHECK OUT OUR GARAGE SALE SPECIALS – UP TO 4 COLUMN INCHES -$29.95, $39.95 OR $49.95

“CORNER OF THE BARN SALE”

Friday, Oct. 26th & Saturday, Oct. 27th 8AM - 3PM It’s time for our fall sale & the barn looks like a French country cottage... w/an overstuffed couch, chair and covered ottoman. There’s a round chunky pine table & 6 white (Pottery Barn style) chairs, large corner cabinet, green washstand, turquoise buffet, vanity w/fold-in mirrors, shabby bench, unique 2 tier desk, 3 blue chairs w/covered seats, sofa table, mosaic table, vintage dresser and matching full size bed, piano wine rack (interesting), large bookcase cabinet, blue vanity (sofa table), metal fold-up screen, mirror on a stand, vintage coffee table, radio cabinet shelf, walnut hall table, a very unique metal milk box (Fritzel Jayhawk Dairy Products stamped on it), 2 metal vintage candle lamps & lots of unusual & interesting items, If you love a tag sale & cute stuff... you’ll love this sale!

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Moving— have a variety of items for sale.

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Jayhawk collectibles, leather couch and recliner, leather chair /footstool, lamps, oak book cases vanity table, chest, 4 poster queen bed , marble top chest, oval Cheval mirror, IKEA cabinet, 1950’s breakfast table/6 chairs, 1960’s china cabinet, iron twin beds, Stickley desk, glass top corner computer desk, 4 movie seats, Total Gym 1500, elliptical, Sole-E95, weight bench w/ weights, boxing tube, Bean exerciser, Budweiser mirror, candy vending mach., cigarette vending mach., bar table w/ 4 chairs, church pew, 2 restaurant booths w/tables, Tom Thumb cash register, pay phone, Falstaff cooler, 2 bikes, tools, much misc.

Kasold Dr

Pianos, (3) beautiful Howard Spinet $525, Baldwin Acrosonic Spinet, $475. Gulbranson Spinet $425. Price includes tuning & delivery. 785-832-9906

9:00 - 5:00

Wakarusa Dr

Newly Arrived Pianos! Digital, Grand, & Studio Mult finishes & styles Clean New & Used Models 785-537-3774 piano4u.com

Sat. Oct 27

Folks Rd

Drive a little, Save a lot! Affordable high-quality Grand, Digital, & Upright Pianos! Stop by today! piano4u.com 800-950-3774

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Ford 2011 Taurus SHO AWD, Eco boost, Sync, sunroof, leather heated & cooled seats, spoiler, alloy wheels, loaded up! Stk #12691 only $29,991. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

GMC 2004 Yukon XL SLT 4wd, leather heated seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, room for 8, DVD, Bose sound, hurry this one won’t last long! Stk#326101 only $9,875. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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

2009 Nissan Maxima 3.5 SE V6-111K, AT, CD Changer, Moonroof, Climate Control, 2-owner, Save $9,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2005 Subaru Outback V6 engine with all-wheel-drive and a sunroof, Leather seats and 6-disc CD changer. Sharp car and fun to drive. $12,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

We Buy all Domestic cars, trucks, and suvs. Call Jeremy 785-843-3500

2rd & Iowa St. www.LairdNollerLawrence.com Pontiac 2009 G6 GT one owner, local trade in, bought new here, serviced here! GM certified, two years of scheduled maintenance included, sunroof, alloy wheels, remote start, 6 disc changer and more! Stk#13916A1 only $12,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

We are now your Chevrolet dealer, call us for your service or sales needs! Dale Willey Automotive 785-843-5200

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Cars-Imports

Acura 2004 MDX AWD, heated leather seats, Bose sound, navigation, alloy wheels, sunroof, all the luxury without the price, only $9,815. stk#153911 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2012 3C

BUSINESS Accounting

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

Auctioneers BILL FAIR AND COMPANY AUCTIONEERS SINCE 1970 800-887-6929

Automotive Sales Buying Junk & Repairable Vehicles. Cash Paid. Free Tow. U-Call, We-Haul! Call 785-633-7556

Automotive Services Bryant Collision Repair Mon-Fri. 8AM-6PM We specialize in Auto Body Repair, Paintless Dent Repair, Glass Repair, & Auto Accessories. 785-843-5803 bryantcollisionrepair@msn.com. lawrencemarketplace.com/ bryant-collision-repair

Dale and Ron’s Auto Service

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

Carpets & Rugs

Construction Cecil Construction LLC All your home improvement needs specailizing in new const., siding, windows, doors, additions, decks, Fully ins. 785-312-0813

LIMITED TIME…

CARPET INSTALLATION

1 PENNY

*************** Dozens of Styles! 100’s of Colors! 0% Financing! “The Latest Styles at Warehouse Prices” That’s VALUE only at Jennings’ Floor Trader!

——— Have carpet for your entire home professionally installed before the Holidays for ONE PENNY! Many colors IN-STOCK For quickest service. Jennings’ Floor Trader 3000 Iowa - 841-3838 www.FloorTraderLawrence.com Complete details in store.

Child Care Provided Licensed In-Home Daycare 15 years experience. Clean Home, SW Lawrence Infants thru Kindergarten Call Debbie 785-393-0509

Cleaning

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

Stacked Deck

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

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

Electrical

For Everything Electrical Committed to Excellence Since 1972 Full Service Electrical Contractor www.quality-electric.net

785-842-2108

lawrencemarketplace.com/ dalerons

For All Your Battery Needs Across The Bridge In North Lawrence 903 N 2nd St | 785-842-2922 lawrencemarketplace.com/ battery

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

785-842-6264

Get Lynn on the line! 785-843-LYNN www.lynnelectric.com

Call 866-823-8220 to advertise.

Flooring Installation

Heating & Cooling

Artisan Floor Company

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

Air Conditioning/ & Heating/Sales & Srvs. Free Estimates on replacement equipment! Ask us about Energy Star equipment & how to save on your utility bills.

Roger, Kevin or Sarajane

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

785-843-2244

www.scott-temperature.com lawrencemarketplace.com/ scotttemperature

Home Improvements

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

Wagner’s 785-749-1696 www.foundationrepairks.com

Garage Doors

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

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 lawrencemarketplace.com/ westside66

Carpet Cleaning Kansas Carpet Care, Inc.

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

Housecleaner

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

Specializing in Carpet, Tile & Upholstery cleaning. Carpet repairs & stretching, Odor Decontamination, Spot Dying & 24 hr Water extraction. www.doctor-clean.com 785-840-4266 Tired of Housecleaning? Let me do it for you. Experience. References 785-841-3509 Placing an ad...

IT’S

EASY!

Call: 785-832-2222 Fax: 785-832-7232 Email: classifieds@ljworld.com

ROCK-SOD-SOIL-MULCH

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

Moving-Hauling

Fully Insured 22 yrs. experience

Haul Free: Salvageable items. Minimum charge: other moving/hauling jobs. Also Maintenance/Cleaning for home/business, inside/out plumbing / electrical & more. www.a2zenterprises.info 785-841-6254

913-488-7320

STARVING ARTISTS MOVING

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

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

No Job Too Big or Small

Painting General Services Int. & Ext. Remodeling All Home Repairs Mark Koontz

Employment Services

Bus. 913-269-0284

A. B. Painting & Repair

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

Al 785-331-6994 albeil@aol.com

785-856-GOLD(4653) Jewelry, coins, silver, watches. Earn money with broken & Unwanted jewelry Office* Clerical* Accounting Light Industrial* Technical Finance* Legal

785-856-6315

Roofing

785-865-0600

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

lawrencemarketplace.com/ precisionplumbing

Taking Care of Lawrence’s Plumbing Needs for over 40 Years (785) 841-2112 lawrencemarketplace.com /kastl

Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs

Free Estimates

Insurance Work Welcome

785-764-9582

Lawrencemarketplace.com/ mclaughlinroofing

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

A. F. Hill Contracting Call a Specialist!

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

Recycling Services 12th & Haskell Recycle Center, Inc. No Monthly Fee Always been FREE! Cash for all Metals 1146 Haskell Ave, Lawrence 785-865-3730 lawrencemarketplace.com/ recyclecenter Lonnie’s Recycling Inc. Buyers of aluminum cans, all type metals & junk vehicles. Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat. 8-4, 501 Maple, Lawrence. 785-841-4855 lawrencemarketplace.com/ lonnies STARTING or BUILDING a Business? 785-832-2222 classifieds@ljworld.com

Repairs and Services

Unsightly black streaks of mold & dirt on your roof?

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

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

785-841-5466

Lawrencemarkeptlace.com/ firstclass

Tree/Stump Removal

BUDGET TREE SERVICE, LLC. 913-593-7386

Trimmed, Shaped, Removed Shrubs, Fenceline Cleaned

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

Chris Tree Service

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

Kansas Tree Care.com

785-841-3689 anytime

(785) 550-1565

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

Realty Executives - Hedges Joy Neely 785-371-3225 www.happyhomehunters.com

We are the area exclusive exterior only painters. Insured. Free est. call for $300discount

mmdownstic@hotmail.com Lawrencemarketplace.com/tic

Apply at eapp.adecco.com Or Call (785) 842-1515 BETTER WORK BETTER LIFE lawrencemarketplace.com/ adecco

Mold/Mildew on your house? Is winter salt intrusion causing your concrete to flake? Mobile Enviro-Wash 785-842-3030

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

Utility Trailers

NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!

Residential Commercial Prof. Window Cleaning Post Construction Gutters • Power Washing Sustainable Options lawrencemarketplace.com/ hawkwash Free Est. 785-749-0244

Will Clean

homes or small offices References Call Willa 785-979-1505 or 785-594-7004

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

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4C SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2012 Cars-Imports Cars-Imports

Toyota 2004 Corolla S. Very clean, two owner no accident car in nice navy blue. 4 cyl automatic for great gas mileage- 34 MPG highway. Very clean interior. See website for photos Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Honda 2008 Accord EXL, leather heated seats, sunroof, alloy wheels, navigation, XM radio, one owner, stk#365121 only $15,841 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2008 Mazda 6 iSport VE-131K, AT, AC, CD Changer, Cruise Control, 2-owner, Nice $6,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2003 Honda Accord EX V6-123K, AT, Heated Leather, Moonroof, CD Changer, 2-owner, Fully Loaded $8,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

1990 Mazda Miata 69,124 mi, Silver, Convertible, Manual, Very clean local trade. $6,888. Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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2012 Hyundai Accent GLS0 4cyl, Auto 20K mi, Certified, 40 mpg. $14,949 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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Cars-Imports

Toyota 2008 4Runner Limited 4WD, running boards, alloy wheels, navigation, sunroof, leather heated memory seats, very nice!! Stk#126111 only $23,819. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Volvo 2002 V70 XC CrossCountry. All wheel drive, black with tan leather. Moonroof, 3rd row seat, MUCH more. Only $5790 with 3 month extended warranty. See website for photos Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-85 56-6100 24/7 VW 2007 Jetta Wolfsburg Edition. Super clean local trade, in silver. Only 48K miles! Heated seats, leather, moonroof. FUN car. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856 6-6100 24/7

Crossovers

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Chevrolet 2003 Suburban Z71, running boards, alloy wheels, leather heated memory seats, Bose sound, lots of room, stk#357512 only $10,814. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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

Chevrolet 2012 Traverse special purchase 12 to choose from! Starting at 24,880.00 stk #12739. Hurry for best selection!! Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2007 Mini Cooper Convertible Great little gas saver! 6 speed M/T with Overdrive in Blue with soft top. Low miles at 63,473. $15,500 Call 785-550-6464 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Sport Utility-4x4

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

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

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

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Truck-Pickups

Nissan 2009 Xterra SE 4wd, running boards, ABS, traction control, alloy wheels, local trade, power equipment, stk#159931 only $19,841. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Dodge 2005 Ram SLT 4wd, Regular cab, long box, alloy wheels, power equipment, towing package, low miles, stk# 152021 only $16,995.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2010 Subaru Forester 4 cylinder Boxer engine and AWD, Easy to drive around in bad weather and still get good gas mileage. Local trade. $18,695 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

Ford 2006 Expedition Limited, V8, one owner, tow package, 2nd row bench, DVD, power equipment, 4wd, running boards, leather heated and cooled seats, stk#370151 only $16,415. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Truck-Pickups

Chevrolet 2007 Silverado Ext cab LT, 4wd, tow package, GM certified with two years of maintenance included! Stk#345911 only $20,977. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2011 Ford F-150 Extended cab and the EcoBoost engine. CARFAX 1-owner bought from us and traded back to us. Low miles. $25,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

Chevrolet 2011 Equinox LT, 4cyl, one owner, GM certified with 2 years of scheduled maintenance included, remote start, alloy wheels, stk#454382 only $24,515. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2012 Traverse special purchase 12 to choose from! Starting at 24,880.00 stk #12739. Hurry for best selection!! Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Red, Very clean, Alloy wheels, 97k miles, Auto trans, $9,500 Call 785-727-0244 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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

2007 Ford Edge SEL Auto, 125K mi, 6cyl, Carfax 1 owner. $14,650 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Chevrolet 2007 Silverado Ext cab LT, 4wd, tow package, remote start, alloy wheels, power equipment, very affordable! Stk#340441 only $19,500. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Dodge 2012 Journey, one owner, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, navigation, Alpine sound, 2nd row bench, stk #587181 only $26,888.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Nissan 2011 Versa 4cyl, fwd, great commuter car! More room than you expect! Stk#14175 only $12,955. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Hyundai 2011 Santa Fe GLS FWD, V6, power equipment, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, keyless remote, stk#19890 only $17,836 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Subaru 2000 Forester S All wheel drive. Two tone Black/gray with clean gray cloth. Nice economical all wheel drive wagon with 3 month drivetrain plan. See webisye for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

2009 Hyundai 46K, 5-Speed, AC, CD player, Cloth interior, 2-owners, Clean $8,500. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2006 Hyundai Sonata 67,706 mi, Auto, AC, CD, Pwr doors & PW, Clean local trade Very comfortable $11,988. Call 785-727-0244 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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2006 Hyundai Tiburon 65,824 mi, Manual, V6, Fun to drive, Moonroof, ABS, Local trade. $12,500 Call 785-727-0244 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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2004 Toyota Camry LE-181K, AT, AC, CD, Cruise Control, Cloth Interior, 1-owner, Dependable $6,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Toyota 1999 Camry Solara. Local trade-in, clean history, tan leather, moonroof, 5 speed, clean, and only $4880. Includes extended warranty. See website for photos Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

2006 Subaru Forester 2.5x-47K, AT, AC, CD, Cruise, Local Trade, 2-owner, Clean $14,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2008 Ford Edge SEL with leather and power seats. Local trade in and very clean. $19,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com Ford 2005 Escape XLT All Wheel Drive. Shiny white 2 tone, clean inside, no accident history, and good tires. Ready for winter fun. Only $6950 with ext. service drivetrain plan. See website for photos Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Ford 1998 Explorer Eddie Bauer 4X4. Gleaming white with tan leather. CLEAN. Very loaded, and super clean for age. Buy for $4450 with 6 month drive train plan. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 5-856-6100 24/7 785 Ford 2003 Explorer Eddie Bauer, ONE owner, beautiful True Blue Metallic Blue, third row seat and moonroof. Awesome condition and all wheel drive. NO accident history, and only 105K miles. Loaded like all Eddie Bauers! See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856 6-6100 24/7

2002 Toyota Tacoma DoubleCab PreRunner V6-115K, AT, AC, CD, Cruise, Tow Package, 2-owner, Clean $11,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Trailers

18 ft. flatbed droplip bumper pull eagle trailer always shedded, tandemn, brakes & emergency lock brakes, $1,750. photos available. 785-749-5956

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

Fleetwood 2002 Discovery 38, 330 HP Diesel, 2 Slides, Flat TVs, Wood Floors, $31500, 785-380-7341 or email magic7910@live.com

Yamaha 2008 Vino silver scooter, 3,840 miles. $1,100. Kick-starts easily. 785-841-5748. Cash only.

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

Sport Utility-4x4 Infiniti 2007 G35 X AWD V6, leather heated memory seats, sunroof, spoiler, alloy wheels, Bose sound, power equipment, stk# 118131 only $20,444.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2000 Toyota Celica GTS-111K, 5-Speed, AC, CD, Cruise Control, Moonroof, Leather, Local Trade, Steal at $6,900. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Chevrolet 1999 Suburban, in shiny white with super clean interior. Beautiful wheels, rear air, 3rd row, MUCH more. 4X4. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

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

2005 Chrysler Town and Country Under 100K mi, Rear captain chairs and third row seating, Leather, Pwr sliding rear doors and DVD player. $9,988 Call 785-727-0244 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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

GMC 2010 Terrain SLE, one owner, GM certified with 2 years of scheduled maintenance included, alloy wheels, On Star, power equipment, stk#53828A1 only $21,849. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chrysler 2010 Town & Country Touring, Stow N’ Go, power lift gate, one owner, stk#352932 only $18,869. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2010 Ford F-150 One owner with factory 20” wheels. 5.4L Triton power and 4x4. Sharp truck. $31,775 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com Chevrolet 2000 Silverado Z71 LS, 4WD, extended cab, one owner, power equipment, cruise control, stk#123041 only $9744. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Jeep 2008 Liberty Limited 4WD, leather heated memory seats, dual power seats, remote start, power equipment, cruise control steering wheel controls and more! Stk#485231 only $19,415. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

2005 Lincoln Aviator AWD, Leather with climate controlled seats, 3rd row seating with captain’s chairs. Real nice! $12,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

2006 Mercury Mountaineer 76,292 mi, AC, CD, MP3 decoder, Leather. PL & PW. Very comfortable, Carfax 1 owner. $13,888. Call 785-550-6464 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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

2010 Ford F-150 Platinum Fully Loaded with leather seats, Navigation, MyFordTouch with SYNC voice activation and low miles. $36,500 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com Chevrolet 2002 Tahoe Z71 4wd, 2nd row bench, leather heated seats, running boards, power equipment, and it won’t break the bank! Stk#10560A1 only $8,827. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Chevy 1998 3/4 Ton 4x4 truck, Low Mileage, 78k, with winch, bedliner and toolbox. Oversized tires. Good shape, kids used for school and are now done. $5,299. Call 785-766-2378.

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Yamaha Maxim 1985, 700cc, red, Classic looks, Runs great! Lots of power! Great mileage! $1,500 or best offer. 785-230-0549.

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GMC 2008 Sierra SLE Ext cab, 2wd, GM certified with 2 years of scheduled maintenance included, alloy wheels, stk#326381 only $19,516. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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

2003 GMC Envoy XL 6cyl, Auto, 97K mi, Pwr everything! $9,888 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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2011 Hyundai Genesis, 3.8 V6, Auto, Pwr everything, Gold, Certified, 27 mpg. $25,949. Call 785-550-6464 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2001 GMC Sierra 5.3L V8 and 4x4, Extended cab. Clean interior and well taken care of. $9,000 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

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

Chevrolet 2006 Silverado LT1 Z71 Ext cab, 4wd, power equipment, alloy wheels, tonneau cover, power seat, very affordable! Stk#354371 only $14,315.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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

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Hyundai 2008 Elantra, FWD, automatic, alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, power windows, cruise control, great commuter car! Stk#10472 only $12,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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2011 Hyundai Accent GLS 4cyl, Auto, 39K mi, Certified, 34 mpg, Carfax 1 owner. $14,000 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Truck-Pickups

2004 Dodge Ram 2500 Diesel, Auto, White, 134K, Great truck. $18,000 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

2005 Ford F-150 SuperCrew-XLT package and 4x4. Clean truck and very well taken care of. Good truck at a good price. $17,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

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Honda 2004 Odyssey EX another one owner trade in! Alloy wheels, great dependability, DVD, power equipment, stk#52302A1 only $9,415. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

1969 Ford F100 Well restored with the 390cid V8 and 4-speed manual transmission. Bed liner and chrome wheels. $9,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 www.lairdnollerlawrence.com

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2007 Hyundai Entourage 26,601 mi, Rear captain chairs and third row seating, Leather, Traction control, Great for large family. $17,000. Call 785-550-6464 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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Nissan 1997 Pathfinder 4X4. Very clean for age! Chrome wheels. Famous Nissan V6, autmatic. Below $5000. Burgandy with clean interior. See website for photos Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 100 24/7 785-856-61

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

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

2005 Ford F-150 XLT 4x4, 87K mi Auto, Red, Carfax 1 owner. $14,988 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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Dear Annie: My cousin and her husband have four young kids. My family is invited to every birthday and Christmas party. Of course, they expect a gift each time. Their kids are already spoiled with bedrooms overcrowded with stuff. They also post pictures on Facebook of trips to local museums and restaurants, so money doesn’t appear to be a problem. The problem is, my cousin’s family is otherwise so busy that these parties are the only days my kids can be in their lives. They rarely call or visit. They’ll come over if we invite them to a barbecue or something, but they don’t reciprocate. I don’t want to end the relationship, but it feels one-sided. My cousin’s father was like a father to me. After he died, I wanted to stay involved in her children’s lives. I have tried to keep this relationship going, but every

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year it gets harder. Any advice? — Tennessee Dear Tennessee: It’s sweet that you want to stay close to your cousin and her family, but please don’t expect them to respond as if you are best friends. Socializing with relatives can be a bit more limited without creating ill will. Continue to attend the kids’ birthday parties, but don’t feel obligated to spend a fortune on a gift. Instead, offer to take the birthday child for a special outing so you can get to know each of them individually. In-

‘Zombies’ cast includes big names Scientists and other Bay Area survivors of a sudden plague seek refuge on Alcatraz Island in the 2012 shocker “Rise of the Zombies” (8 p.m. Saturday, Syfy). While this grade Z imitation doesn’t pretend to the production values of “The Walking Dead,” it does borrow the notion of a prison as a place of safety. On the bad side, these zombies seem smart, or motivated, enough to swim and float to the island hideaway. On a positive note, there seems to be a mad scientist working on a zombie “cure.” ‘‘Rise” sports a better and bigger cast than the usual Saturday Syfy fare, including Mariel Hemingway (“Manhattan”), LeVar Burton (“Roots,” ‘‘Star Trek: The Next Generation”), French Stewart (“3rd Rock From the Sun”) and Ethan Suplee (“My Name Is Earl”). For all of the gore, the most monstrous thing about the movie is its dialogue.

A high school student flees the father of her unplanned infant when she discovers that he is violent and manipulative in the 2012 made-for-TV movie “Stalked at 17” (7 p.m. Saturday, Lifetime).

Saturday’s other highlights

The San Francisco Giants and Detroit Tigers meet in game 3 of the World Series (6:30 p.m., Fox).

Notre Dame and Oklahoma square off in college football (7 p.m., ABC).

Catherine Bell returns for “The Good Witch’s Charm” (8 p.m., Hallmark), the fifth helping of the gently magical series of TV movies.

“Doomsday Preppers Bugged Out” (9 p.m., National Geographic) profiles the obsessed.

Ben Affleck, Usher, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ronnie Corbett and Miranda Hart appear as “The Graham Norton Show” (10 p.m., BBC America) returns for a new season.

Actor/comedian D.L. Hughley sets out to save the black man with his comedy special “DL Hughley: The Endangered List” (10 p.m., Comedy Central).

Seth MacFarlane hosts “Saturday Night Live” (10:30 p.m., NBC), featuring musical guest Frank Ocean. Cult choice A cad’s embittered mistress (Simone Signoret) and naive wife (Vera Clouzot) conspire to murder him and hide the evidence in the 1955 French shocker “Diabolique” (7 p.m. Saturday, TCM), directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot.

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Actress Nanette Fabray is 92. Actress Ruby Dee is 88. Actorcomedian John Cleese is 73. Country singer Lee Greenwood is 70. Author Fran Lebowitz is 62. Actor-director Roberto Benigni is 60. Singer Simon Le Bon is 54. Internet news editor Matt Drudge is 46. Rock singer Scott Weiland is 45. Actress-singer Kelly Osbourne is 28.

vite them over for family functions if you wish. Put less of an obligation on this relationship, and you may find it is easier to handle. Dear Annie: I am the youngest of five and am a lonely, 39-year-old single woman. I admit that I have made some poor choices. We live in a small town, and everyone knows about my mistakes. But instead of standing up for me, my family members, including my own mother, delight in slandering my name. My brothers’ wives can be particularly cruel. To me, when someone attacks a family member, the proper response is to say that you won’t speak gossip or evil, and demonstrate loyalty by refusing to discuss such things. Most people would respect that. I have never hurt anyone or done anything unforgivable. I am rais-

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For Saturday, Oct. 27: This year you open up to more excitement in your daily life. You could try to avoid all these unexpected events, but it will not work. If you are single, you could meet someone just in the process of being yourself. If you are attached, the two of you develop a hobby together. The Stars Show the Kind of Day You’ll Have: 5-Dynamic; 4-Positive; 3-Average; 2-So-so; 1-Difficult Aries (March 21-April 19)  Your choices could be limited by a recent event or action. A major adjustment or change in tactic might be necessary. Tonight: Dive into the moment. Taurus (April 20-May 20)  You have a strong sense about when you need to say less and follow someone else’s lead or others’ suggestions. Simultaneously, insights come forward about key people and/ or your interactions. Tonight: Allow someone to treat you well. Gemini (May 21-June 20)  You know what you want, but apparently so does someone else. You both can have what you want, if you decide to give up black-and-white rigidity. Tonight: Wherever the happening is, you are right in the middle. Cancer (June 21-July 22)  By leaning back and enjoying yourself, you’ll see new vistas and possibilities. Let someone you respect call the shots. Tonight: In the limelight. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)  Read between the lines. A child or new flame could be unusually forthright, which forces you to step back and take this person seriously. Tonight: Off on an adventure.

ing three kids alone while studying to be a nurse, and I’m also a talented photographer. I never get credit for any success in my life. None of these things matters to my family. I have been tormented and disrespected for years. I am horrified at the dawning realization of how much of a lie my family life has been. So I am planning to move to another state and cut all ties. I am in therapy and learning that I don’t deserve this terrible treatment. Please tell your readers not to judge their family members or hold their past against them. — Moving On Now Dear Moving On: Family members have been known to treat one another terribly because they expect to be repeatedly forgiven and tolerated. We are glad you are receiving therapy, and we hope it will help you get a fresh start. jacquelinebigar.com

Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  You will have a tendency to say more in the next few weeks. Currently, a close friend or loved one dominates your space, if not your thoughts. Tonight: Run with someone’s fun idea. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)  Others seem determined to have it their way. If you become resistant, ask yourself why you feel that way before acting out or saying “no.” Tonight: Go with someone else’s plans. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)  Your words and actions carry much more power than in the past. You have a way and style that let others know you are not kidding. Tonight: If you can, be a couch potato. Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21)  You have a fiery side that demands attention. You might feel pressured financially or need to update your budget. Tonight: Be spontaneous ... throw a party. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)  Know what you want and expect from a situation. You have made decisions up to now that you felt were unchangeable, but as you grow, you see many more options. Tonight: Happiest close to home. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  While someone might be vested in surprising you, your response might do more than just jolt him or her. A friend who sometimes is pushy demands your time now. Tonight: Speak your mind. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  Be sensitive to your options. You have many more available to you than you know. Tonight: Hang out close to home. — The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

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43 Floor-sitter’s instrument 44 Choir voice below soprano 45 Top-ofthe-charts number 46 Beachcomber’s shade 47 Marshy areas 49 Bishop’s hat 53 Something carried on road trips 56 Org. with an influential journal 57 Kind of sheet or music 58 Mixtures or medleys 59 Where golfers meet 62 Stately 63 Wedding cake layer 64 Greek cheese 65 Base negotiating amounts 66 Withering 67 Hardly a walk in the park DOWN 1 ___ Mesa, California 2 Upscale ski resort 3 Fudd’s voice 4 Cover some ground? 5 “Let’s keep moving ahead!” 6 Secures with cables 7 Blow it

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Why haven’t undecided voters made up their minds yet? By Connie Cass and Jennifer Agiesta Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Who are these people who still can’t make up their minds? They’re undecided voters like Kelly Cox, who spends his days repairing the big rigs that haul central California’s walnuts, grapes, milk and more across America. He doesn’t put much faith in either Barack Obama or Mitt Romney. But he figures he’s got plenty of time — a little more than a week — to settle on one of them before Nov. 6. And he definitely does plan to vote. “I’ll do some online research,” said Cox, co-owner of a Delhi, Calif., truck repair shop. “I don’t have time to watch presidential debates because it’s a lot of garbage anyway. They’re not asking the questions that the people want to hear.” About 5 percent of Americans with solid plans to vote have yet to pick their presidential candidate, according to a new AP-GfK poll. When you add in those who lean only tentatively toward their choice or won’t declare a favorite, about 16 percent of likely voters look ripe for persuasion. That’s about the same as a month ago. In a super-tight race, undecided voters have taken on almost mythic stature. Their questions at the town hall-style debate are parsed. The president dialed up 9,000 of them for an Air Force One conference call as he flew to Los Angeles this week. But the undecided also endure Twitter sniping and late-night TV ribbing. They’re derided as uninformed nincompoops who don’t merit the power they wield. As David Letterman put it: “You’re idiots! Make up your mind!” Do these wafflers, ruminators and procrastinators deserve coddling — or scorn? Are they just misunderstood? A look at who they are and what they’re waiting for:

They’re not blank slates Two-thirds of persuadable voters have an established party preference, the AP-GfK poll shows. They’re roughly divided between those who call themselves Democrats or lean that way and those who are Republicans or lean to that side. So why not just plan to vote with their party? “They are really a little bit torn,” said Lynn Vavreck, an associate professor of political science at the University of California, Los Angeles. “They may have some issue positions that are counter to

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their party, or they’re not sure how they stand on some things.” Nancy Hoang, a University of Minnesota freshman studying mathematics, considers herself a fiscal conservative and leans Republican. Yet she vacillated because she agrees with the Democrats’ support for gay marriage and opposition to voter ID laws. “I could have gone either way,” said Hoang, 18. Not until after the final debate Monday did she decide: Her first-ever presidential vote will go to Romney. Most of these undecided voters will come home to their favored party by Election Day, predicts Vavreck, who studies an ongoing survey of registered voters as well as trends from past elections.

Are they even paying attention? Professors have a euphemism: low-information voters. The bulk of registered voters who are still undecided fall into that group, researchers say. “They’re basically not that interested in politics,” Vavreck said. “They pay less attention to news in general.” Her image of the typical undecided American, based on her research: “the single mom with a couple of kids who just doesn’t have time to be attuned to politics but feels like it’s her civic duty to vote, and may or may not show up at the polls.” Yet the still-deciding who are committed to voting don’t see themselves as out of touch. In the AP-GfK poll, 85 percent of the persuadables said they have a “great deal” or “quite a bit” of interest in following the campaign, almost as high as among other likely voters. Rita Kirk, a communications professor at Southern Methodist University, seeks out these involvedbut-undecided voters in swing counties of states with close presidential contests. She gathered the groups that recorded their live reactions on CNN during the debates. They are following the race, she insists. “They know that they’re in a county that’s going to make a difference,” Kirk said. “They’re wanting to make a good choice, and they kind of feel the weight and gravitas of that.” So what do they think? They’re of two minds. Persuadable voters are more likely to trust Romney to do a better job handling the economy and the federal budget deficit, the AP-GfK poll shows. And

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they’re about as comfortable with Romney as they are with Obama on foreign policy. They are more likely to say Obama has a clear vision for the future, however. They tend to say he understands the problems of people like them better than Romney does. They also give Obama a broad advantage on making the right decision on women’s issues. They’re worried about the future. Only 3 in 10 persuadable voters think the economy will improve in the coming year, compared with 6 in 10 decided voters.

What’s taking so long? Some see virtue in refusing to rush. Victoria Cook, a 27-yearold psychology student at Arapahoe Community College near Denver, leans toward Obama. But she stood in line to see Romney and Ryan at a rally with rocker Kid Rock this week. “I don’t want it to get to the point where you just write off the other guys right away,” Cook said as she waited. “So I’ll listen to what they have to say.” Kirk, the professor, said many undecided voters are so annoyed by months of TV commercials and punditry and news coverage that they just tune it all out until Election Day nears. Will they decide this election? It’s possible. “That small group of people can make a difference if the vast majority of them swing in one direction,” said Rutgers University political science Professor Richard Lau, who studies how voters decide. But that would be unusual. Late deciders tend to be divided, not vote as a block — unless they are swept up in a bigger wave, Lau said. In 1980, for example, October polls showed President Jimmy Carter in a tight race with Ronald Reagan. “It was very close up until the last few days and somehow everybody just decided, ‘Enough. We’re going to change courses here,’” Lau said. “Usually what happens is that the independent voters change in the direction that somehow the nature of the times is already going.” Still, an advantage among procrastinators could swing the race in a hotly contested state. In the last two presidential elections, about 1 in 10 voters surveyed as they left polling places said they’d settled on their candidate within the previous week. About 5 percent decided on Election Day. No word on how many made up their minds while standing in the voting booth.

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — George McGovern made history with his loss of the 1972 presidential election in a historic landslide, but he was praised Friday for galvanizing the Democratic party’s liberal wing and inspiring a new generation to take up his causes. At his funeral, friends and colleagues remembered McGovern as an early critic of the Vietnam War, a tireless fighter in the battle to feed the poor around the world, and a man who will continue to draw young people into public life. “George McGovern’s voice is not gone. It is simply waiting new voices, new consciences that have the courage of their conviction,” said former Colorado Sen. Gary Hart, who was McGovern’s campaign manager in 1972. Hart was one of three former Democratic presidential candidates who paid personal respects Friday to McGovern, who died Sunday at age 90 af-

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WILL MEAD HOLDS A TRI-FOLDED FLAG while watching with family members as the casket of his great-grandfather, former Democratic U.S. Sen. and three-time presidential candidate George McGovern, is carried Friday into the Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science in Sioux Falls, S.D., for the funeral service. ter a brief stay in hospice care. Hart, Walter Mondale and John Kerry — who like McGovern all spent time in the Senate before unsuccessful runs for the White House — led a crowd of hundreds of mourners. Hart was the only one of the three to speak at the funeral.

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U.S. economy expands at modest 2% pace By Christopher S. Rugaber Associated Press

WASHINGTON — The latest snapshot of economic growth shows the U.S. recovery remains tepid. Growth in the July-September quarter climbed slightly but was still too weak to stir significantly more hiring. The pace of expansion rose to a 2 percent annual rate from 1.3 percent in the April-June quarter, led by more consumer and government spending. Voters who are still undecided about the presidential election aren’t likely to be swayed by Friday’s mixed report from the Commerce Department. “For the average American, I don’t think changes in quarterly GDP” make a big difference in their perception of the economy, said Andrew Kohut, president of the Pew Research Center. “It’s certainly good for the president that the number is not bad because that would resonate.” With 11 days until the election, the economy is being kept afloat by a revi-

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or interests therein, owned by Charlotte Ann Sponholtz at the time of her death; and you are hereby required to file your written defenses thereto on or before the 8th day of November, 2012, at 10:00 o’clock a.m., of said day, in said court, in the City of Lawrence, in Douglas County, Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Kansas, at which time and Douglas County, Kansas place said cause will be heard. Should you fail Prepared By: therein, judgment and deSouth & Associates, P.C. cree will be entered in due Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) course upon said petition. 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 Scott M. Sponholtz (913)663-7600 Petitioner (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff Calvin J. Karlin - 09555 (120730) BARBER EMERSON, L.C. ________ 1211 Massachusetts Street P.O. Box 667 (First published in the Law- Lawrence, Kansas rence Daily Journal-World 66044-0667 (785) 843-6600 Telephone October 13, 2012) (785) 843-8405 Facsimile IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF ckarlin@barberemerson.com DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Attorneys for Petitioner ________ In the Matter of the (First published in the LawEstate of rence Daily Journal-World Charlotte Ann Sponholtz, October 13, 2012) Deceased

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talized consumer and the early stages of a housing recovery. But more than three years after the Great Recession ended, the nation continues to struggle because businesses are reluctant to invest, and slower global growth has cut demand for American exports. Republican nominee Mitt Romney is telling voters that President Barack Obama’s policies have kept the economy from accelerating and have even slowed growth in the past two years. The 1.7 percent annual growth rate for the first nine months of 2012 remains slightly behind last year’s 1.8 percent growth. And both are below 2010’s growth of 2.4 percent. The economy contracted at a 5.3 percent annual rate in the first three months of 2009, just as Obama took office during the worst downturn since the Great Depression. Obama says his policies stabilized the economy later that year and argues that the stimulus package and auto bailout helped it grow in 2010.

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“George McGovern was a voice of conscience for our nation in our time,” Hart said. Those who were uncomfortable with McGovern called him a liberal as an insult to try to imply he was weak, Hart added, but “he was larger than any political label, particularly a demonized one.”

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You are hereby notified that a petition has been filed in the District Court of Lawrence Douglas County, Kansas, by JENNIFER MEHMEDOVIC (First published in the Law- and VANJA MEHMEDOVIC, rence Daily Journal-World praying for judgment and quieting title to a certain October 27, 2012) 2004 BMW 325ci as further IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF described in said petition, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS and you are hereby required to plead to said petiSEVENTH JUDICIAL tion, on or before DecemDISTRICT ber 10, 2012, in said court in Douglas County, Kansas. JENNIFER MEHMEDOVIC Should you fail therein, and judgment and decree will VANJA MEHMEDOVIC, be entered in due course Plaintiffs, upon said petition. vs. MOTORSPORT, a Kansas JENNIFER MEHMEDOVIC and VANJA MEHMEDOVIC, Plaintiffs

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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 Case No. 2012PR181 the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level Proceeding Under of the Judicial and Law EnK.S.A. Chapter 59 forcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, NOTICE OF HEARING Douglas County, Kansas, on November 8, 2012, at 10:00 The State of Kansas to all AM, the following real es- persons concerned: tate: You are hereby notified Lot 19, Block 3, Four Sea- that a petition has been sons No. 5, an addition to filed in said court by Scott the City of Lawrence, Doug- M. Sponholtz, heir at law of las County, Kansas, accord- Charlotte Ann Sponholtz, ing to the recorded plat deceased, praying for dethereof, commonly known termination of descent of as 3801 West 24th Street, certain property described Lawrence, KS 66047 (the in the petition on file in said “Property”) estate matter, and all other property, real and personal,

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT The Bank of New York Mellon fka The Bank of New York as Trustee for the Certificateholders of CWABS 2004-11 Plaintiff, vs. David Torkelson, et al. Defendants. Case No. 10CV847 Court Number: 1 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE

Lawrence Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on November 8, 2012, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: County of Douglas, State of Kansas: Lot 1, Block Four, in Shadow Ridge Amended, a subdivision in the City of Eudora, Douglas County, Kansas, less that part beginning at a point on the North Line, 99.00 feet East of the Northwest corner of Lot 1, Block Four, Shadow Ridge Amended, a subdivision in the City of Eudora, Douglas County, Kansas; thence South 89 degrees 59 minutes 38 seconds East, along said North line, 295.00 feet to the Northeast corner thereof; thence South 00 degrees 05 minutes 07 seconds East, along the East line of said Lot 1, 56.20 feet to the Southeast corner thereof; thence South 89 degrees 59 minutes 04 seconds West, along the South line of said Lot 1, 196.00 feet; thence North 00 degrees 05 minutes 07 seconds West, 56.27 feet to the point of beginning. Contains 0.253 acres more or less. ALSO MORE ACCURATELY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: County of Douglas, State of Kansas: Lot 1, Block Four, in Shadow Ridge Amended, a

Lawrence subdivision in the City of Eudora, Douglas County, Kansas, less that part beginning at a point on the North Line, 99.00 feet East of the Northwest corner of Lot 1, Block Four, Shadow Ridge Amended, a subdivision in the City of Eudora, Douglas County, Kansas; thence South 89 degrees 59 minutes 38 seconds East, along said North line, 196.00 feet to the Northeast corner thereof; thence South 00 degrees 05 minutes 07 seconds East, along the East line of said Lot 1, 56.20 feet to the Southeast corner thereof; thence South 89 degrees 59 minutes 04 seconds West, along the South line of said Lot 1, 196.00 feet; thence North 00 degrees 05 minutes 07 seconds West, 56.27 feet to the point of beginning. Contains 0.253 acres more or less , commonly known as 111 West 27th Street, Eudora, KS 66025 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com. Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff ]Douglas County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (122146) ________


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