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Ottawa ‘Extreme Makeover’ to air soon

Big 12 Conference adding West Virginia

By Shaun Hittle

The Big 12 welcomed West Virginia from the Big East Conference on Friday and bid goodbye to Missouri before the Tigers even had a chance to finalize their move to the Southeastern Conference. The Big 12 said it expects to have 10 schools for the 201213 season, listing West Virginia but not Missouri, which is expected to complete its move to the SEC any day now. Page 1B

The wait is over. A national television audience will get to see a new home in Ottawa on “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.” The two-hour show will air at 7 p.m. Friday on ABC. Tom Weigand, president of the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce, said the chamber recently was notified by ABC representatives about the airing, and there’s been a lot of excitement in the community. “A lot of people are interested,” Weigand said. “I was amazed at the following.” Local volunteer crews feverishly worked in the hot August sun during a two-day build in Ottawa for the family of Staff Sgt. Allen Hill, who was injured by a roadside bomb in Iraq. The new home includes special accommodations for Hill and his wife and two sons, including extensive sound-proofing, because Hill suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder. Weigand said the build was a big boost to Ottawa, and he said ABC and the volunteer crews were a pleasure to work with. “Really a great deal,” he said.


Report: Improved safety in Afghanistan More than a decade since the Sept. 11 terror attacks and the start of the Afghan war, the U.S. and its allies have reversed violent trends in Afghanistan, a report shows. Page 8A


You can’t deprive them. It’s Halloween, for God’s sake.” — Ronni Litz Julien, a Miami nutritionist whose patients include overweight and obese kids, talking about how to still make Halloween reasonably healthy for little devils and witches without resorting to dracul-onian tactics, like no candy. Page 7A

COMING SUNDAY We’ll introduce you to a Topeka man who was wrongly convicted of rape — and exonerated after spending years in prison.


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OFFICER KEITH JONES CHECKS THE THIRD LEVEL of the evidence room at the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center, 111 E. 11th St. Crime evidence is housed in various locations and space is getting tight.

Space cited as reason for new facility By George Diepenbrock

Lawrence Police Chief Tarik Khatib peers into the mountains of cardboard boxes lining the main evidence storage room on the second floor of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center, 111 E. 11th St. He jokes that his two evidence officers and civilian employee, who oversee thousands of pieces of evidence for the police and the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, could work for shipping giant UPS. “There’s not a wasted square foot of space, really,” Khatib says.

OFFICER MICHAEL RAMSEY processes items that were found in a stolen car. He had to use a roller storage cabinet for a work surface in the garage under the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center.

A ZIPLOCK BAG holds smaller bags of cash that is waiting to be counted in the evidence room.

The room is in the former gym from when that part of the building was a jail, and it now includes a steel staircase for two makeshift floors inside. It’s more room for evidence officers Keith Jones and Doug Payne to find a place for new evidence, like possible stolen items that were recovered or even drugs, guns and money. But there’s not much space left, and the police department has evidence stored in more than one place, including at the cityowned former Morton’s

police, as long as I can remember,” said the 20-year department veteran.

Building Materials Inc. building, 900 E. 15th St., where items like vehicles are contaminated with mold because the building leaks and has other problems. Khatib has used the space restrictions for evidence storage as one example in urging city leaders to explore building a new law enforcement facility to house the entire department. “We, as a law enforcement agency, have not really had a purposefully designed facility for just

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Facilities assessment Currently the city’s police department is largely split between the patrol division downtown at the law enforcement center, which also houses Douglas County District Court and the sheriff’s administration, and the Lawrence police detectives and administration in west Lawrence at the Investigations and Training Center, 4820 Bob Please see EVIDENCE, page 2A

Jayhawk flag back home after duty in Afghanistan

8A 1C-6C 8C 2A 10A, 2B 7C By Mark Fagan 5A 9A 2A During her regular patrols, operat7C ing out of a post in the shadows of the 8B-9B Hindu Kush mountains, Army Spec. Janna Johnson would respond to calls 1B-6B, 10B and report positions and request as5A, 2B, 7C sistance using the same radio call sign 28 pages she’d been assigned when her unit arrived in Pul-E-Sayed eight months earlier. “Hawkeye 22 Charlie.” “Hawkeye 22 Charlie.” Energy smart: The “Hawkeye 22 Charlie.” Journal-World Over and over, every day and night, makes the the ID served as a nod to the origins most of renewable resources. of her Des Moines-based unit of the Iowa National Guard, one filled with soldiers partial to the University of Iowa and its pervasive Hawkeye mascot. So imagine the relief, joy and pride that Johnson — a transplanted Kansan — felt the morning her fellow soldiers clasped her crimson-and-blue flag to some rope and ran it up a flagpole

outside the detainee operations center that their 1st Squadron, 113th Cavalry had been assigned to maintain, operate and protect. A giant Jayhawk flying high, keeping a watchful eye over about 100 enemy combatants awaiting transfer and her own Hawkeye-heavy platoon serving in Operation Enduring Freedom, encamped on the soils of Afghanistan. “It was awesome,” said Johnson, now on duty back in the states. “When I was over there, it stayed beside me the whole time. I’m patriotic, (and) patriotic to KU.” But Johnson knew the flag would mean even more to the woman who’d given it to her before her deployment, the woman who owns KU coasters and floaties and drinking cups and earrings and necklaces and slippers and everything else KU. So Johnson presented the flag to her stepmom, a mother of all things

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THE FRAMED JAYHAWK FLAG made its way from Parsons to Des Moines, then to Camp Shelby in Mississippi, then to Afghanistan, then up a flagpole, then back to Des Moines and back home to Parsons, where it’s now perched in Pizzo’s Restaurant, 121 miles south of Lawrence Please see FLAG, page 2A on U.S. Highway 59.

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Job seekers look for tips at Career Connection By Shaun Hittle

Retired Douglas County Sheriff’s Officer Sgt. Ken Fangohr spent three decades in law enforcement. In all that time, he had a lot of things to worry about on the job. But with the steady career, he spent little time worrying about his résumé. “It’s all new to me,” Fangohr said Friday at the third annual Community Career Connection event at Pinnacle Career Institute, 1601 W. 23rd St. Fangohr, looking for the “perfect second career,” joined other job seekers at the event, picking up tips about interviewing, résumés and other job-searching skills. And lot of the attendees were older workers, such as Fangohr, looking for second careers or starting over after spending decades at one job, said Tracy Bedell, a Johnson County Community College adjunct professor who was helping job searchers with mock interviews. For those workers, the employment environment is considerably different from years ago, she said. “The landscape has changed,” Bedell said. For some, re-entering the job market is “kind of scary.” Despite the tight job market, Please see CAREER, page 2A



| Saturday, October 29, 2011

DEATHS David Paul Howard Graveside inurnment services for David Paul Howard, 66, Lawrence, KS will be announced in early December for Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence. He was found dead at his home on Saturday, October 22, 2011. He was born on December 5, 1944 in Lawrence, KS, the son of Paul E. & Kathryn L. Martin Howard. He went to grade school in Joplin, MO and later graduated from Lawrence High School in 1963. David was the manager of the family farm land east of Lawrence. Earlier, he worked as a classical music radio announcer for radio stations in St. Louis, MO and Kalamazoo, MI. He also wrote poetry and fiction, as well as composed choral music.

During his earlier life, he was a frequent bass soloist and sung in the choir at Plymouth Congregational Church in Lawrence. He received his B.A. degree in voice from the University of Kansas. While at K.U., he also played the oboe in the K.U. Symphony. Before graduating from K.U., he did special study in voice at Indiana University. He was a member of the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, honorary member of Tau Sigma, World Wide Fund for Nature, member of the Metropolitan Opera Guild, and a supporter of several environmental causes. Survivors include two cousins. Online condolences may be sent to www.

RUTH GENEVIEVE WILSON Funeral services for Ruth Genevieve Wilson, 92, Eudora, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Eudora United Methodist Church, Eudora. Burial will follow at Eudora Cemetery. Mrs. Wilson died Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, at Eudora Medicalodges. She was a lifelong resident of the Eudora area. She was born Aug. 30, 1919, in Clearfield, the daughter of Roy and Alma Hausman Breithaupt. She graduated from Eudora High School in 1937. She attended Lawrence Business College. Mrs. Wilson worked as secretary at L.V. Cadick Chevrolet Co. in Culver City, Calif., and worked three years for Patty Mossman Construction Co. in the estimating department. She worked at Hercules from 1953-57. She and her husband, along with Jack and Arleta Wilson Howard, owned and operated Clover Leaf Farm Grocery Store from 1945-53. She and her husband owned and operated Howard Super Saver grocery from 1960-80. She was a member of Eudora United Methodist Church, Martha Circle, charter member of the Eudora Pinochle Club, AARP in Lawrence, Eudora Historical Society, Jolly Dozen Club and Eudora PTA.

She married Howard E. Wilson on Oct. 28, 1939, in Linwood. He preceded her in death Aug. 23, 1997. She was also Wilson preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Eileen Breithaupt Vincent; a grandson, Geoffrey K. Wilson; and great-granddaughter, Kimberly Stanley. Survivors include a daughter, Deanne B. Benton and husband Richard, Lawrence; two sons, James E. Wilson and wife Marilyn, Eudora, and Gary L. Wilson and wife Stephanie, Overland Park; five grandchildren, Lynn, Lori, Dorinda, Justin and Sarah; and nine greatgrandchildren, Andy, Jimmy, Ashley, Lora, Michael, Drew, Joey, Josh and Audreana. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary—Eudora Chapel. The family suggests memorials to Eudora United Methodist Church, sent in care of the mortuary. Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain. com.

JAMES A. ‘JIM’ SPREER Funeral arrangements for James A. “Jim” Spreer, 57, Perry, are pending at Barnett Family Funeral Home in

Oskaloosa. He died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at Midland Hospice in Topeka.

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Fundraiser for state arts revived after being dropped By John Hanna Associated Press

TOPEKA — New Kansas Arts Commission members plan to revive a project to raise private dollars for its programs only months after the agency dropped it amid a budget dispute with Gov. Sam Brownback that made Kansas the only state in the nation to eliminate its arts funding. A plan to sell special license plates to promote the arts, more than two years in development, was close to fruition when the commission scrapped it in May, citing uncertainty about its own future. The move cut off a potential source of money for arts programs as arts advocates worried about losing state funds. The commission has been controlled by Brownback appointees since July. New member David Lindstrom said Friday that it is pursuing the project, with the goal of raising several hundred thousand dollars. The commission’s former chairman is skeptical, questioning whether arts advocates upset with Brownback and committed to public funding for arts program will buy the plate. But Lindstrom


Billings Parkway. City commissioners on Tuesday will consider a proposed time line for assessing the police department’s buildings. “At this point people recognize that we at least need to take a look at what our facility needs are,” he said. “The first step in that is finding an architectural firm or somebody familiar with police facilities to take a look at what we have.” The proposal has the commission approving a possible architectural firm by late December, which could report back to commissioners in February. Commissioners did include $30,000 in their 2012 budget for the study. Khatib said the outside firm could check for efficiencies in how the department currently uses its facilities, and commissioners could compare that with recommendations he has made, including for a building designed as a police department that could help protect more police vehicles, have better interview rooms and allow for the department to be housed in one building to facilitate better communication between patrol officers and detectives, for example. He said the city around 2000 purchased the west Lawrence building, which was currently constructed as


there are jobs available, said Kate Turner, co-owner of Express Employment Professionals and one of the event organizers. The event featured 33 employers looking to hire, and Turner said job seekers just need to be persistent. “There’s so many things out there, they just need to be willing to look,” she said. Nicki Woolfolk, recruiter


Jayhawk. “It touched me that she did that,” said Karen McRay, who has a KU mousepad and KU candy jar on her desk at Labette Bank, where she works. “She knows how much of a KU fan I am. … I’m a crazy fan. People think I’m weird.” But the flag’s journey doesn’t end there. Soon after McRay had accepted the giant Jayhawk flag, she’d taken it to a local frame shop to have it prepared for permanent display. Unfurling and flattening the flag be— Reporter Shaun Hittle can be reached hind glass would cost $800, at 832-7173. Follow him at so she opted for a shadow shaunhittle. box: folded flag, crimson and

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said the goal is to have the blue, gold and white “State of the Arts” plates, festooned with a sunflower, appearing on Brownback Kansas roads next year. “The challenge, obviously, is to operate under a new set of rules in trying to develop advocacy for the arts,” said Lindstrom, a Johnson County commissioner and former player with professional football’s Kansas City Chiefs. “We’re very ambitious as it relates to the numbers.” The commission had a final design for the plate to approve when its top staffer told the state Division of Vehicle’s director that the commission was dropping the project. Four days later, Brownback vetoed the commission’s entire budget; in the coming weeks he named a new chairman and replaced seven of the commission’s 12 members. Brownback’s veto cost arts programs in Kansas nearly $2 million. His action eliminated $689,000 in state funds, and the National Endowment for the Arts and the Mid-America

Arts Alliance, based in Kansas City, Mo., have cut Kansas off from nearly $1.3 million more. Previously, Arts Commission members had seen the special license plate as a way to raise only between $12,500 and $50,000 annually. Yet they were enthusiastic about the idea in talking it up in 2008, and their proposal had broad support when legislators authorized it in 2009. When the commission dropped the project five months ago, arts advocates had been frustrated and angry with the administration for months. The cancellation became official in a single-page letter May 24 to the Division of Vehicles, obtained by The Associated Press through an open records request. “We were getting ready to execute it when all of this happened,” said Henry Schwaller IV, the commission’s former chairman, still a member because his term doesn’t expire until 2013. “It’s really unfortunate.” Lindstrom and new commission Chairwoman Linda Browning Weis aren’t criticizing the old commission for dropping the project, citing the work that its members did in moving the project forward.

an office building, and that half of it is not habitable for the department without extensive renovation. “A law enforcement facility sometimes is not perceived as glamorous and important and maybe as culturally significant as some of the other projects the city does,” Khatib said. “But there is a real need for a police department facility.”

glary case from 1998. Jones works to train officers, especially the new recruits, about how to package items to take up as little space as possible, especially when they are in paper bags. “Do not package air,” Jones told the department’s 13 recruits in a recent presentation. “We’ve got plenty of it back there, and we really don’t need any more.” He also implored the recruits to be cautious when they recover firearms, especially to make sure they are no longer loaded. If they can’t get the ammunition out, they must notify a supervisor and Jones himself before they submit the gun in an evidence locker. “We need to know about it,” Jones said. “What I don’t want to have is one of us come to work and find a loaded weapon and it accidentally goes off.” He also warned the recruits to be extra careful when they submit drugs, guns and money as evidence. Cases involving those items are most likely to be hotly contested in court, he said, and bring extra scrutiny on the department. “You can see where your integrity as a police officer is very, very important,” Jones said. “You have to take that extra step and make sure that it’s done right, so that something doesn’t come back on you and could bite you.”

Evidence process, challenges Finding space for the 120,000 items collected in evidence is one major challenge the department has, Khatib said. It can be anything from a crushed can from a minorin-possession case to a weapon in an alleged homicide to a vehicle bumper in a fatality accident. “The proper handling of evidence and the proper preservation of evidence is a critical component of case preparation and prosecution and finding the truth in cases,” Khatib said. He said his officers do their best despite the obstacle the tight space presents. Often the evidence collected must stay there because court cases can take months or even years before they’re resolved. And even then, they’re required to preserve certain things later in case of an appeal. Jones, the evidence officer, pointed on Friday to a box of items the department had finally received legal permission to get rid of. They were from an auto bur-



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blue matte, and certificate of authenticity from Army personnel certifying that the flag, indeed, had flown over Pul-E-Sayed on June 21, 2011, for McRay and her husband, Kevin. She couldn’t have known at the time that her proud possession would soon get a new home. “My brother stole it,” Karen McRay said, with a laugh. “He has it hanging in his restaurant.” So after making its way from Parsons to Des Moines, then to Camp Shelby in Mississippi, then to Afghanistan, then up a flagpole, then back to Des Moines and back home to Parsons, the well-traveled Jayhawk now is perched inside Pizzo’s Restaurant, an Italian joint at the northern edge

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of town, 121 miles south of Lawrence on U.S. Highway 59. There aren’t many Hawkeyes down there — just plenty of Kansas State Wildcats at Karen McRay’s bank, some supportive Jayhawks who visit her brother’s restaurant, and others in town who welcome a symbol of strength that returned safely from a region where college allegiances give troops a connection back home. Thankfully, Karen McRay said, her stepdaughter’s flag doesn’t face much flak from any stateside enemies. “There are no Missouri fans down here,” she said. “We don’t allow those.”

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Terrorist attacks outside U.S. Embassy A man armed with hand grenades and an automatic weapon opened fire outside the U.S. Embassy in Bosnia Friday in what authorities called a terrorist attack. A policeman and the gunman were wounded, but the embassy said none of its employees was hurt. Sarajevo Mayor Alija Behmen said the gunman “got off a tram with a Kalashnikov and started shooting at the American Embassy.” Witnesses told Bosnian television that the man urged pedestrians to move away, saying he was targeting only the embassy. He wore a beard and was dressed in an outfit with short pants that reveal his ankles — typical for followers of the conservative Wahhabi branch of Islam. One police officer guarding the building was wounded before police surrounded the gunman. After a 30-minute standoff, the sound of a single shot echoed and AP video showed the shooter slump to the ground.


Mobile program helps people with disorder improve their social skills By Mark Fagan


Change in succession rule proposed First came love, then came marriage. But what if — someday — it’s a girl in Kate Middleton’s baby carriage? If she’s the royal couple’s eldest child, new rules could push the princess to a prime place in history: the first girl to accede to the throne and beat out any younger brothers. The Commonwealth countries agreed Friday to change centuries-old rules of succession that put male heirs on the throne ahead of any older sisters, following nations such as Sweden, Belgium, the Netherlands and Norway that have scrapped male primogeniture. The move is a baby step — the changes must still be approved by the legislatures of the 16 nations where Queen Elizabeth II is head of state before they could take effect — but is seen as a triumph over outdated, sexist practices. 3 | GEORGIA

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JENNIFER PERSON, AN EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN with Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical, gets a flu shot from Dan Franke, also with Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical, Friday morning. The Health Department, the city of Lawrence, and Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical teamed up to provide flu shots to city employees and their families in a drive-thru clinic at Fire Station 5, 1911 Stewart Ave.

Drive-thru flu shot clinics also a public health drill By Karrey Britt

Costly wildfire defies firefighters

A wildfire that scorched hundreds of square miles since last spring continues to creep through the Okefenokee Swamp as it burns underground fueled by dead and decaying plants — and the cost to taxpayers so far is $52.7 million and rising. It’s been six months since a lightning strike ignited the Honey Prairie fire April 28, deep within the boundaries of the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge near the Georgia-Florida line. There’s little if any active flame, and the smoke that once smothered much of southeast Georgia has been reduced to sporadic puffs wafting up from the swamp’s surface. “It’s burning down mostly underground,” said Arthur Webster, supervisory ranger for the 402,000acre refuge. “It’s burning deeply enough where occasionally a tree will just fall over because all the peat is burned out around it.”

For the first time, the city of Lawrence and the LawrenceDouglas County Health Department have teamed up to offer drive-thru flu shot clinics for city employees. The clinics were offered in Fire Station 5 at 1911 Stewart Ave., and the immunizations were administered by paramedics. It was all part of a drill to see if such clinics could be used in a public health emergency. Health department spokeswoman Lisa Horn said that during the H1N1 outbreak of 2009, fire and medical personnel had some interest in help-

ing with the mass vaccination efforts. At the time, it was not feasible because they had never done one before. “We decided to do it as a drill as part of the city’s annual employee flu clinic. It’s gone really well so far,” Horn said. About 410 people have been vaccinated through clinics on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The last one will be this morning. “Certainly if we have another pandemic like H1N1, we need vaccinators and being able to use the paramedic skills

as vaccinators is just fantastic,” she said. Megan Gilliland, communications manager for the city, said they typically have between 400 and 500 people take advantage of flu shots offered through the city. She said they plan to survey the employees to see how the process went for them. Gilliland said she thought it was an efficient process, especially for those working out in the field. “It was very quick,” she said. — Health reporter Karrey Britt can be reached at 832-7190. Read her health blog at, and follow her at

Psychologists who earned their degrees at Kansas University are taking their work into the mobile world, offering applications for autistic kids, teens, young adults and their families to use on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch devices. The applications — Sosh, Sosh Lite and an increasing number of their component parts — are available through Apple’s iTunes App Store and already have been downloaded by 5,000 people in the United States and 22 other countries. The apps are designed to help people with Asperger’s syndrome improve their social HEALTH skills by giving them tools they can use at school, in restaurants and other places outside of their homes, therapist’s offices and other structured environments. The full version of the application offers 60 screens that help users interact with people, reduce stress, manage behaviors, think through problems and understand their feelings. Among the most popular segments, which have been spun off into smaller apps of their own: “The Shredder,” which allows the user to describe a negative situation using text, then drag it down into an audible and visible Please see APP, page 4A


Leadership issues coming to light at KU Medical Center By Dolph C. Simons Jr.

These are stressful and delicate times at the Kansas University Medical Center. The general public might think this refers to the center’s application for the highly prized certification as a National Cancer Institute cancer center, and this indeed is a tremendously important effort. According to knowledgeable observers, there probably won’t be any answer on the application before September, and all those supporting the effort should realize competition is intense, applicants often have to make more than one application before being accepted, and current national economic conditions present added hurdles for first-time applicants. The stressful and delicate situation mentioned above, however, is

the result of a combination of actions or nonactions that now have forced KU Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little to have discussions about organizational changes at the center with Barbara Atkinson, KU executive vice chancellor and executive dean of the School of Medicine. This is long overdue! Earlier this week, Gray-Little sent an email to KUMC faculty members thanking them for participating in the recent performance review questionnaire on Atkinson and thanking committee members for their help on this effort. She also said she and Dr. Atkinson were discussing organizational changes. The questionnaires went out in mid-July, and, according to various medical school sources, this was the first time Atkinson has undergone a review, contrary to school

policies that call for periodic reviews of all deans and department chairs. Atkinson has been at the school since 2000 and was named executive dean in 2002 and executive vice chancellor in 2005.

COMMENTARY There has been considerable discussion and concern by many at the medical school and others interested in the university about whether and when the results of Atkinson’s evaluation would be made public and what the chancellor would do with what she learned from the survey. Would the Kansas Board of Regents be told, or would this be a private matter between the chancellor

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and Atkinson? What kind of grade did Atkinson receive from her associates at the medical center? Over the past several weeks, there have been “leaks” about the evaluation and much speculation about where the leaks are coming from. Surprisingly, it is believed the leaks are coming from the dean’s office, not from faculty members, not from the committee handling the evaluation and not from GrayLittle’s office. It is understood the survey/ evaluation was “shockingly bad.” It also is understood Atkinson intends to fight and defend her leadership skills. Her critics claim her history at KUMC has been to fight and deny any wrongdoing. It is unfortunate the situation has reached this point when it could have been resolved months or years ago if

responsible officials and parties had measured up to their responsibilities and not tried to cover up rather than come clean with the public. Many share the blame for allowing this messy and ugly situation to reach this point. They could have blown the whistle or used some leadership to correct and resolve the problem. One factor has played a significant role in causing various individuals to try to hush discussion of the Atkinson situation. This is the school’s massive effort to receive NCI certification. Officials thought anything bad or critical of Atkinson would handicap the medical center’s application, although various cancer officials have told this writer the excellence of the school’s research efforts and scope Please see COLUMN, page 4A

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By Andy Hyland

A Kansas University honor society will recognize five KU faculty and staff members as outstanding educators at an upcoming basketball game. The KU Mortar Board society is a chapter of a national organization that values service, academics and leadership, said Andy Kriegh, the group’s president. The recipients of the Outstanding Educator award are: Jennifer Jordan, director of business career services at the KU School of Business; Mikhail Barybin, associate professor of chemistry; Peter Grund, assistant professor of English; Leslie Tuttle, assistant professor of history; and Susan Harris, distinguished professor of English. “It’s to show that we really appreciate a lot of the efforts that people on our campus put into educating our students,” Kriegh said. He said all 48 seniors in the group were able to nominate educators for the award, and all


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of them voted on the recipients. “We didn’t box ourselves in by strict guidelines,” Kriegh said, noting that one of the recipients, Jordan, isn’t even a faculty member. “She’s an educator because we thought she’s really helping to shape our lives after college, too,” Kriegh said. Erin Robinson, a senior from Lawrence and a Mortar Board member, served as a co-chair for the awards. “It kind of goes further than somebody who’s just a good teacher,” she said, adding that the group tried to find people who also served as mentors and were available to help students outside of class. “In college, your education is so much more than what happens inside the classroom.” The educators will be honored during the men’s KUFort Hays State basketball game Nov. 8 and again during a Nov. 13 reception. — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at

tice at the Ann Arbor Center for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, in Ann Arbor, Mich. “It’s like a psychologist in your pocket.” Bowers, who developed the app, spent 15 years in Lawrence, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a doctorate in child clinical psychology at Kansas University. His wife, Kelly Bowers, also has worked on the app; she received her doctorate in counseling psychology at KU. — Schools reporter Mark Fagan can be reached at 832-7188. Follow him at

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of its cancer care and research are the principal factors, not how the dean is performing. As noted above, the NCI application has been sent to the proper office and, because of Gray-Little’s email to medical school personnel, the question of what kind of job Atkinson is doing is now out in the public. This is a top priority for the chancellor. Who allowed the matter to reach this point? There are many who could have put this matter to rest. Former KU Chancellor Robert Hemenway, who did such a good job in calling for a separation of the KU Hospital from state control, did not clamp down or demand better leadership from Atkinson. In fact, he increased the problem and unrest within the KUMC family by joining Atkinson and others in Kansas City and Topeka in supporting an effort to weaken the medical center and KU Hospital in order to strengthen Kansas City’s St. Luke’s Hospital. Fortunately, this effort was defeated. Unfortunately, however, Hemenway lost control of the medical school by not reining in Atkinson. Next comes Gray-Little. She is the one who finally blew the whistle, but this didn’t come about until a delegation of distinguished medical school faculty members called on the chancellor to tell her about problems with the school and actions and policies of Atkinson. Then, this past April, Atkinson fired a distinguished faculty member, Dr. Curtis Klaassen, chairman of the department of pharmacology, toxicology and therapeutics, for highly questionable and suspect reasons. At that time, the question was raised of whether Atkinson had under-

gone a peer review as called for in the school’s management policies. She hadn’t, and, in July, Gray-Little called for such a review, assuring all those who were asked to participate that they would remain totally anonymous. As noted above, the findings of the survey are reported to be “shockingly bad.” It also is reported that Gray-Little may have shown Atkinson one or more signed letters written by individuals critical of the dean and executive vice chancellor. Atkinson, by the way, is the highest paid state employee with a salary of $543,614, plus earnings from several KU medical school departments that may bring her compensation close to $1 million. Now the matter is in the chancellor’s hands, and how she resolves the ticklish situation will say a great deal, good or bad, about the chancellor, who also has a good share of critics. Surely, Hemenway and Gray-Little played central roles in the KU medical school drama, but recent members of the Board of Regents also were just as guilty, perhaps more so. Some or all of the regents should have been aware of the growing troubles at the medical center. If they were, they should have taken action to correct the situation. If they knew and didn’t act, they were negligent in not carrying out their responsibilities. Unfortunately, this isn’t a new situation. The same thing happened in the closing days of Chancellor Hemenway’s tenure. The regents knew Hemenway was facing tough personal challenges, but they did nothing and left him twisting in the wind. He deserved far better from the regents, as did the university and the state. Time and time again, whether it concerned the unfortunate KU School of Busi-

L AWRENCE J OURNAL -W ORLD ness leadership question, the Lew Perkins era or other matters, recent regents either have not been informed and did not know what was going on at the campuses they were supposed to oversee — or, more likely, did know but didn’t want to get involved. The way the system is set up today, there is no way for the Board of Regents to keep track of problems on the campuses of the six state universities, the KU medical school, and the state’s community colleges and vocational-technical schools. There needs to be some kind of advisory group for each school that would report to the regents and keep them informed about what is going on. In far too many cases, regents have been flying blind or don’t what to know about and confront tough situations. Faculty members at the medical school have tried to maintain the proper degree of confidentiality about internal matters at the school, but, at the same time, they realize the school is being handcuffed by its present leadership. Gov. Sam Brownback has made it clear he wants to see the school improve its national rankings, and he has sent this message to members of the current Board of Regents. Unfortunately, there is a desperate need for leadership at KU. There is a sense the university is adrift and rudderless. The school’s potential is almost unlimited,

but recent situations, including those at the KU’s business school, medical school and athletic department, the lack of enlightened oversight by the regents, problems at Strong Hall, all contribute to the unrest, frustration and concern among growing numbers of KU alumni and friends. Hopefully, the KU Medical Center situation will mark a turning point in getting the KU Express, and all of its schools and departments, back on track.

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Who decides which Local author to hold comics to put in the book signing Sunday paper? I think the Dog Eat Doug comic is Lawrence resident Bryan pretty strange. Welch will discuss his recently released book “Beautiful and The editors choose Abundant” at 3 p.m. Thursday the comics that ap- at the Dole Institute of Politics, pear in the Journal- 2350 Petefish Drive. World, with consultation The KU Bookstore in the with readers. Our last comics Kansas Union sells the book, survey was in spring 2010. and it will have copies for sale No changes were made then at the event. because there were no clear comics that the majority of Man gets probation for readers thought must be replaced. Dog Eat Doug has its eavesdropping on girls core fans, as does every other A 39-year-old Lawrence man comic in the Journal-World. Friday pleaded no contest to misdemeanor eavesdropping as prosecutors accused him of placing a cellphone camera in a bedroom in an effort capture teenage girls changing their clothes. District Judge Paula Martin sentenced Rollin Haag Jr. to serve two years on probation in the case. If he’s found to violate terms of his probation, SOUND OFF he could spend one year in jail. Chief assistant district atIf you have a question, call torney Amy McGowan said 832-7297 or send email to prosecutors had evidence Haag placed the camera in the room on June 4 in the south Lawrence home where he lived. Lawrence police arrested Haag in July after they investigated a report made by the aunt of a 14-year-old girl. Haag initially faced three counts because there were three victims, but prosecutors agreed to dismiss two misdeBy Aaron Couch meanor counts in exchange for the plea. Read more responses and add Defense attorney James your thoughts at Rumsey said Haag has been Have you ever been to a involved in counseling and an Offenders Anonymous group career fair? since his arrest. Haag apoloAsked on Massachusetts Street gized in court for “making the See story, page 1A children feel unsafe.” “I’m thankful that they’re safe today from anybody,” Haag said. “And I’m just thankful for the way the court has handled this and given me somebody to talk to and to






• A 21-year-old Lawrence woman reported her 1989 Pontiac Bonneville was stolen Thursday from the 1300 block of 13th Street. The car was valued at $1,400.



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Soldier sentenced to 2 years on probation A Douglas County judge Thursday sentenced a 20-yearold Fort Leavenworth solider to serve two years on probation for his involvement in a December fight in downtown Lawrence in which a 20-year-old Kansas City, Kan., man was stabbed. Christopher J. McCallum pleaded guilty in September to attempted aggravated battery in the case. Originally he was charged with aggravated battery. McCallum had no prior convictions, making him eligible for probation. “Community corrections is a more intensive supervised probation,” District Judge Sally Pokorny said. “The reason for that is because this is a severe offense.” Douglas County prosecutors accused McCallum of attacking the Kansas City man with a knife around 1 a.m. Dec. 5, 2010, near Seventh and Massachusetts streets. The victim’s injuries were not lifethreatening, police had said. Police were called to a large fight in the street early that morning. McCallum’s initial attorney in the case had said the victim in the case had attacked two of McCallum’s friends that night, but prosecutors disputed that. If McCallum is found to violate terms of his probation he could serve 18 months in prison. He will also be required to pay $14,428 in restitution and other court costs and fees. He is also barred from using alcohol and drugs while on probation.

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

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Ex-student gets probation in assault By George Diepenbrock

A Douglas County judge Friday ordered a former Kansas University student to serve three years on probation in connection with a case in which a woman alleged she was sexually assaulted at a fraternity last year. Andrew John Hansen, 19, had pleaded guilty in June to aggravated battery and admitted that he had touched the 18-year-old woman in her vaginal area the night of Aug. 21. Prosecutors initially charged Hansen, who is no longer a KU student, with one count of rape, which carried a more severe punishment. The female KU student, who is now 19, reported to Lawrence police that she was at the Delta Chi fraternity house, 1245 West Campus Road, and fell asleep in a room there. McGowan said prosecutors had evidence the woman woke up and alleged Hansen, who was an acquaintance, was touching her. Defense attorneys Tricia Tenpenny and Tom Bath have said both Hansen and the woman had consumed alcohol that night. The woman called Lawrence police the next day when she returned to her residence hall, and officers arrested Hansen after they interviewed him. After his plea, Hansen had agreed to serve time in jail prior to his sentencing, and District Judge Peggy Kittel said Friday he had served 105 days in jail. Hansen also had undergone a sex offender evaluation, but he won’t be required to register as a sex offender. “You need to understand how your actions impact you and everyone else,” Kittel said. He’s also barred from consuming alcohol or drugs while on probation. Bath said Hansen hoped to enroll at a college in Missouri and that he would perform 100 hours of community service work. The girl’s father said she had no malice or ill will toward Hansen and that his family wanted both sides to be able to move on, although it was a struggle. “This wasn’t just a weekend event. It isn’t something she forgot,” he said. “It’s something that we’re working with as a family on a daily basis.”



LAWRENCE CITY COMMISSION Agenda highlights • 6:35 p.m. Tuesday • City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets • Knology Channel 25 • Meeting documents online at

More glass recycling coming to city BOTTOM LINE Lawrence city commissioners are expected to approve plans to hire Ripple Glass LLC, of Kansas City, Mo., to create a citywide glass-recycling program, complete with additional drop-off locations for residents and businesses to recycle glass. The city received two proposals: One from Ripple Glass, and another from the 12th & Haskell Recycle Center, Lawrence. The item is part of the commission’s consent agenda, which is typically approved in one motion and without discussion. The Department of Public Works recommends going with Ripple Glass, which would place four large containers in the city.


BACKGROUND Lawrence city commissioners agreed Sept. 13 to seek proposals for such a service, and the city sent out notices to 10 companies. Two responded with proposals. Ripple Glass would buy and place four purple, Ripplebranded roll-off containers in Lawrence. The city would be responsible for monitoring, maintaining and delivering the bins to a city-owned Ripple collection point, from which Ripple would transport the glass to Kansas City for processing. Ripple already provides such glass-recycling services in communities including Jefferson City, Mo.; Council Bluffs, Iowa; and Eureka Springs, Ark. The 12th & Haskell Recycle Center proposed a plan that would cost the city $65,000 for start-up costs, plus another $10,000 a month if it wanted the vendor to handle all operations. The city also would pay the center $30 for each ton of glass collected. The center also provides recycling services for Baldwin City.

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• Approve City Commission meeting minutes from Oct. 18 and 25. • Receive minutes from various boards and commissions. • Approve claims. • Approve licenses recommended by the city clerk’s office. • Bid and purchase items: a. Award these bids for the 2011 Weatherization Program: 1. Attic Insulation to Airtight Inc., for $11,573. 2. Storm Windows to Jetalum for $18,290.28. 3. Weather-Stripping of doors to Airtight Inc., for $3,413.18. b. Approve change orders in the amount of $68,155.01 to R.D. Johnson Excavating Co. for geometric improvements, milling, overlay and pavement markings on Sixth Street, from Folks Road to Monterey Way. c. Accept bid for interior light fixtures renovation of the parks and recreation administration office in South Park, from Western Extralite Company for $18,164. d. Accept bid to replace the ball diamond lights at Hobbs Park from Musco Sports Lighting for $84,500.

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• Authorize staff to advertise for a proposal for the Oread Neighborhood Design Guidelines. • Approve staff recommendation to negotiate a contract with Ripple Glass for implementation of a citywide drop-off glass recycling program.

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• Receive recommendation from Library Board and Library expansion project design committee on the schematic design for the Library expansion project. • Consider accepting dedication of easements and rights of way for a one lot Preliminary Plat, PP-7-6-11, for Fifth Street Bluff Subdivision, approximately 0.29 acre, located on West Fifth Street near the connection of Iowa Street and West 5th Street. Submitted by Paul Werner Architects, for JMC Construction, property owner of record. • Consider authorizing distribution of Request for Proposals for a Facility Needs Assessment for the Lawrence police department. • Receive staff report from the sustainability coordinator on proposed use of city property for urban agriculture/community garden project. • Receive the Audit Recommendation Follow-Up Memo from the city auditor.

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A Douglas County judge on Friday ordered a 21-year-old Lawrence woman to serve two years on probation for serving as a lookout in a December robbery at Walmart, 3300 Iowa. District Judge Michael Malone ordered Jadin M. Schmutz to not use drugs or alcohol as a condition of her probation. Schmutz in August pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit robbery. Lonnie S. Schaefer, 23, and William O. Patterson, 19, have been convicted in connection with the robbery. Prosecutors also accused five people, including Schmutz, of serving as lookouts for the robbery. Schmutz is one of three of those five suspects to be convicted. Her defense attorney, Carl Folsom, told Malone Friday that Schmutz was under duress when she and her husband, Andrew Dean Schmutz, chose to help Schaefer and Patterson because they had financial struggles and feared what Schaefer and Patterson would do to them if they didn’t participate. Folsom said her husband received the couple’s share of the money from the robbery. “That also shows Ms. Schmutz was a minor actor in the conspiracy,” Folsom said. “She wasn’t even given her own cut of the money from the robbery.” Malone told Schmutz she faces 13 months in prison if she’s found to violate terms of her probation.

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Halloween doesn’t have to be gorge-fest to be fun By Lindsey Tanner Associated Press

CHICAGO — Offer apples to trick-or-treaters and risk having your house get egged — maybe even by your own kids. But dentists and dietitians say you can still make Halloween reasonably healthy for little devils and witches without resorting to draculonian tactics, like no candy. “This is such a big adventure for them — let them have it, obviously with some caveats,” said Dr. Rhea Haugseth, a dentist in Marietta, Ga., who’s president of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry There are tricks for keeping Halloween fun without risking cavities and extra pounds, like handing out dark chocolate instead of chewy candies or even bribing kids with a toy in exchange for the Halloween loot. Some studies have suggested dark chocolate is good for the heart, and chewy candies stick to the teeth. Just don’t go overboard on restrictions, says Cole Robbins, a Chicago 12-year-old and Halloween veteran. “Halloween is the one day of the year where we kids just kind of break out and overload on candy,” he said. To help prevent that kind of gorging, try to give children a healthy, filling meal before trick-or-treating, says Bethany Thayer, a spokeswoman for the American Dietetic Association who works at the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit. Procrastinators, take heart. Thayer also recommends waiting until Halloween day before buying candy, so no one is tempted to indulge beforehand. “I know people who have to go back to the store because they’ve completely gone through their candy” before Halloween, she said. Haugseth suggests avoiding cavity-promoting treats like caramels that stick to the teeth, or lollipops that bathe teeth in a long sugary bath. Also, having kids brush their teeth before trick-ortreating helps reduce plaque and bacteria, which interact with sugar to produce toothdecaying acid, Haugseth said. Kids should also brush right after eating candy, she said.

‘You can’t deprive them’ Ronni Litz Julien, a Miami nutritionist whose patients include overweight and obese kids, says another trick for parents is to ask kids not to dip into their loot bags until they bring it all home.

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IN THIS OCT. 29, 2010, FILE PHOTO, HANNAH MOOS, 5, dressed as a bunch of grapes, asks for candy with her father, Kyle, of Melba, Idaho, at a Halloween event in downtown Nampa, Idaho. Dentists and dieticians say one can still make Halloween reasonably healthy for kids without resorting to tactics like no candy. That’s for safety, so parents can toss any suspicious-looking candy, but it also can prevent an “eating frenzy.” She suggests parents help sort through the loot, have kids select their 10 favorite pieces, and give the rest away. Offer the choice of eating all 10 pieces at once, or over 10 days. That gives them a sense of control, without feeling shortchanged, she said. “You can’t deprive them. It’s Halloween, for God’s sake,” she said. President Barack Obama joked this week on “The Tonight Show” that he’d warned his health-promoting wife that the White House would get egged if she gave trickor-treaters fresh fruit and raisins instead of candy. During festivities today, the Obamas will hand out White House M&Ms, cookies and dried fruit as they did the past two years. Dr. Janet Silverstein, a Gainesville, Fla., pediatrician and member of the American Academy of Pediatrics’ nutrition committee, says she doesn’t give out candy, offering fruit or pencils instead; so far her house is unscathed.

Make a trade When her own children were young, Silverstein would buy their candy for a nickel a piece. She recommends that to her patients’ parents, too — though not necessarily her other solution — she used to eat her kids’ candy. In some places, kids willing to give up their candy can make more than a nickel.

Dog survives gas chamber, goes up for adoption in N.J. By David Porter Associated Press

NEWARK, N.J. — Unnamed and unwanted, the young beagle mix was left anonymously in a drop box outside an Alabama pound. His life was supposed to end in a gas chamber. Instead, the young stray emerged frightened but unscathed, wagging his tail. Now, he’s being hailed as a miracle dog, given the name Daniel after the biblical figure who survived the lion’s den. And he has a fresh start in New Jersey, where a rescue group hopes to find him a good home. Only three animals have survived the gas chamber at the Animal Control facility in Florence, Ala., in the past 12 years. “Maybe God just had a better plan for this one,” said city spokesman Phil Stevenson. Daniel’s tail never stopped wagging as he stepped off a plane at a New Jersey airport, where he was flown Wednesday by the nonprofit Eleventh Hour Rescue group and placed with volunteer Jill Pavlik until he can be adopted. “He’s absolutely fabulous,” Pavlik, a hairdresser who works and lives in northern New Jersey, said Friday. “He walked in the house like he had always lived there. He’s very sweet, happy and outgoing.” Linda Schiller, the shelter’s founder and president, said the facility has already re-

Daniel the “Miracle Dog” ceived about 100 applications from people around the country seeking to adopt Daniel. About half said they weren’t interested in adopting another dog if the 20-pound Daniel wasn’t available. “Maybe we’ll get a cosmetic surgeon to make all our dogs look like Daniel,” Schiller said jokingly. She added that Daniel, while thin, hadn’t shown any residual effects of his ordeal. No one is sure why Daniel was the lone survivor. “It may be that his breathing was shallow because of a cold or something,” Stevenson said. Variables that could allow a dog to survive such a gassing include the number of animals placed in the chamber, the concentration of carbon monoxide, whether the chamber is airtight or gas is leaking out and the health of the animal, said Julie Morris, senior vice president of community outreach for the ASPCA. Young, healthy animals have the best chance for survival.

About 1,500 dentists across the country have agreed this year to participate in a Halloween candy buyback organized by Operation Gratitude. The California-based group periodically sends care packages to U.S. troops overseas. Some dentists pay kids $1 per pound of Halloween candy; last year, the program brought in 250,000 pounds of candy, said Carolyn Blashek, founder of the Van Nuys, Calif.-based group. Blashek said troops overseas appreciate it as a token of gratitude, and Halloween candy brings back lots of fond childhood memories. Some have given their candy to Afghan children, she noted. Entering your ZIP code on the group’s website, http://bit. ly/F1iSy will identify participating dentists. Parents who plan to encourage giving up candy

should be sure not to take it right away, says Brian Wansink, a Cornell University food behavior scientist and author of “Mindless Eating: Why We Eat More Than We Think.” That’s because of a psychology principle called “the endowment effect.” It refers to kids feeling a sense of ownership and putting a high value on candy they haul in. If you let them eat several pieces first, that feeling can fade and they won’t even feel hungry anymore. That’s the time to offer a trade, Wansink said. He’s tried that trick with his own three daughters, aged 2, 4, and 6, and says “it works like a charm.” His girls eagerly give up the rest of their Halloween candy in exchange for a new trinket or other toy that won’t rot their teeth, he said.











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Many cities leaving Wall Street protesters alone By Erika Niedowski and Meghan Barr Associated Press

NEW YORK — While more U.S. cities are resorting to force to break up the Wall Street protests, many others — Philadelphia, New York, Minneapolis and Portland, Ore., among them — are content to let the demonstrations go on for now. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, for example, said Friday that the several hundred protesters sleeping in Zuccotti Park, the unofficial headquarters of the movement that began in mid-September, can stay as long as they obey the law. “I can’t talk about other cities,” he said. “Our responsibilities are protect your rights and your safety. And I think we’re trying to do that. We’re trying to act responsibly and safely.” Still, the city made life a lot harder for the demonstrators: Fire inspectors seized a dozen cans of gasoline and six generators that powered lights, cooking equipment and laptops, saying they were safety hazards. In the span of three days this week, police broke up protest encampments in Oakland, Calif., Atlanta and, early Friday, San Diego and Nashville, Tenn. State troopers in Nashville cracked down after authori-

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OCCUPY WALL STREET PROTESTERS continue to increase their makeshift shelter at Zuccotti Park in New York in this Oct. 25 photo. Cities across the U.S. and abroad have different strategies for dealing with the protests. ties imposed a curfew on the protest. Twenty-nine people were arrested and later released after a judge said the demonstrators were not given enough time to comply with the brand-new rule. They received citations for trespassing instead. Fifty-one people were arrested in San Diego, where authorities descended on a three-week-old encampment at the Civic Center Plaza and

Children’s Park and removed tents, canopies, tables and other furniture. Officials there cited numerous complaints about human and animal feces, urination, drug use and littering, as well as damage to city property — problems reported in many other cities as well. Police said the San Diego demonstrators can return without their tents and other belongings after the park is cleaned up.

Earlier this week, in the most serious clashes of the movement so far, more than 100 people were arrested and a 24-year-old Iraq War veteran suffered a skull fracture after Oakland police armed with tear gas and bean bag rounds broke up a 15-day encampment and repulsed an effort by demonstrators to retake the site. But other cities have rejected aggressive tactics, at least so far, some of them be-

cause they want to avoid the violence seen in Oakland or, as some have speculated, because they are expecting the protests to wither anyway with the onset of cold weather. Officials are watching the encampments for health and safety problems but say that protesters exercising their rights to free speech and assembly will be allowed to stay as long as they are peaceful and law-abiding. “We’re accommodating a free speech event as part of normal business and we’re going to continue to enforce city rules,” said Aaron Pickus, a spokesman for the mayor of Seattle, where about 40 protesters are camping at City Hall. “They have the right to peacefully assemble. Ultimately what the mayor is doing is strike a balance.” Authorities have similarly taken a largely hands-off approach in Portland, Ore., where about 300 demonstrators are occupying two parks downtown; Memphis, Tenn., where the number of protesters near City Hall has ranged from about a dozen to about 100; and in Salt Lake City, where activists actually held a vigil outside police headquarters this week to thank the department for not using force against them. In the nation’s capital, U.S. Park Police distributed fliers this week at an encampment of more than 100 tents near

the White House. And while the fliers listed the park service regulations that protesters were violating, including a ban on camping, a park police spokesman said the notices should not be considered warnings. In the nation’s capital, U.S. Park Police distributed fliers this week at two encampments totaling more than 150 tents near the White House. And while the fliers listed the park service regulations that protesters were violating, including a ban on camping, a park police spokesman said the notices should not be considered warnings. In Providence, R.I., Public Safety Commissioner Steven Pare said the protesters will not be forcibly removed even after the Sunday afternoon deadline he set for them. He said he intends to seek their ouster by way of court action, something that could take several weeks. “When you see police having to quell disturbances with tear gas or other means, it’s not what the police want and it’s not what we want to see in our society,” Pare said. Similarly, in London, church and local government authorities are going to court to evict protesters camped outside St. Paul’s Cathedral — though officials acknowledged Friday it could take weeks or months to get an order to remove the tent city.

No anthrax vaccine being tested on children — for now By Randolph E. Schmid Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Should the anthrax vaccine be tested in children? It will be a while longer before the government decides. An advisory board said Friday that ethical issues need to be resolved — but if that can be accomplished the vaccine can be tested in children to be sure it’s safe and to learn

the proper dose in case it’s needed in a terrorist attack. Because of concerns that terrorists might use the potentially deadly bacteria, the government has stockpiled the vaccine. It has been widely tested on adults but never on children. The question is whether to do tests so doctors will know if children’s immune systems respond to the shots well enough to signal protection.

The children would not be exposed to anthrax. The National Biodefense Science Board said Friday a review board should look into the ethical issues of doing such tests in children. If that is completed successfully, the panel, said, the Department of Health and Human Services should develop a plan for a study of the vaccine in children. How to protect young people after an anthrax attack is

Report: Security improved in Afghanistan By Donna Cassata Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Despite improvements to security in Afghanistan, militants operating from safe havens in Pakistan and chronic problems with the Kabul government pose significant risks to a “durable, stable Afghanistan,” according to a Pentagon progress report released Friday. More than a decade since the Sept. 11 terror attacks and the start of the Afghan war, the U.S. and its allies have reversed violent trends in much of the country and the transition to Afghans taking charge of security has begun in seven key areas, including major cities such as Kabul and Herat. “Security gains during (the past six months) have provided a firm foundation for the transition of security responsibilities to the Afghan government” and its security forces, the report said. However, cross-border attacks have increased in recent months due to insurgents’ safe havens in Pakistan and the support they received from within its borders. “The insurgency remains resilient and, enabled by Pakistani safe havens, continues to contest” Afghan security forces throughout the country, especially in the east, ac-

cording to the semi-annual report sent to Congress. The report also identified chronic problems with the Afghan government, including widespread corruption, delays in reforms and political disputes, as obstacles to U.S. and coalition efforts to get Kabul to take over security for the country. The Unites States has some 100,000 troops in Afghanistan and plans to bring most forces home by the end of 2014. President Barack Obama announced this past summer that 10,000 troops will be redeployed by the end of the year. The 33,000 troops that Obama sent as a surge force will be out by the end of September 2012, leaving about 68,000 troops. “Transition remains on track with no demonstrated effort by the insurgency to target the process,” the report said. Overall, the report gives a more upbeat assessment of the military strategy and its future prospects. For the first time in several years, the report does not describe the progress in Afghanistan as “fragile and reversible” — an omission that a senior defense official said Friday was deliberate. Instead, the report focused on the continuing risk areas, such as the safe havens in

Pakistan and weak governing in Kabul. The defense official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not allowed to speak publically on the issue, said that U.S. and coalition forces will be turning more attention to the eastern border region. But the official could provide no details on what that would look like, or if it will mean a substantial shift in U.S. troops to the embattled region. The latest progress report — the last one was in April — strikes a more critical tone than previous Pentagon reports about Pakistan’s failure to crack down on safe havens for militants along the border with Afghanistan, arguing that these havens enable insurgents considered the greatest threat to American troops. The report said the relationship between Afghanistan and Pakistan had improved early on, but several events severely strained those ties. Most notably was the May 2 U.S. raid deep inside Pakistan that led to the death of al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden. Cross-border attacks diminished in August, but highprofile attacks in September, including the assault on the U.S. embassy in Kabul, were a significant setback.

Court in indirect talks with Gadhafi son AMSTERDAM (AP) — The International Criminal Court is in indirect negotiations with slain Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi’s son about his possible surrender for trial, the chief prosecutor said Friday. Luis Moreno-Ocampo told The Associated Press talks were being held through intermediaries, whom he did not identify, to assure Seif alIslam Gadhafi that he would receive a fair trial and that he could be helped to find a new country of residence if he were acquitted. He said he did not know exactly where Gadhafi is. The 39-year-old son of

Gadhafi was reported to be heading through the desert to Mali, where the former Libyan intelligence chief Abdullah al-Senoussi fled Wednesday. Gadhafi and al-Senoussi were indicted in June for unleashing a campaign of murder and torture to suppress the uprising against the Gadhafi regime that broke out in February. Conveying a sense of urgency, Moreno-Ocampo said he believed Gadhafi also was in touch with unidentified mercenaries offering to find him refuge in an African country that does not cooperate with the court. He mentioned Zimbabwe as a likely possibility, and

said the court was in contact with other countries to prevent Gadhafi’s escape by denying any plane carrying him permission to fly through its air space. “We are having informal conversations with Seif Gadhafi in order to see if he can be surrendered to the court,” Moreno-Ocampo said in a telephone call from The Hague. Gadhafi was pressing for clarifications about his fate should he be acquitted, and Moreno-Ocampo said he has made it clear to the fugitive that he could ask the judges to send him to a country other than Libya.

a challenging issue, said Dr. Nicole Lurie, a member of the board and assistant secretary for preparedness and response at the Public Health Service. “Protecting children still stands, for me, among the most important responsibilities that we have as a nation.” The board gives advice to the Department of Health and Human Services on preparations for chemical, biological and nuclear

events. Its vote was 12-1. There is no deadline for the government to decide whether to go along. And if it does agree, it’s not clear how much time it would take to find money for such research and get clearance from review boards at medical centers that would conduct studies. Another big question is whether parents would sign up their children to test a vaccine when there is no immediate

threat. It’s not possible to get anthrax from the vaccine, but there are side effects. In adults, shot-site soreness, muscle aches, fatigue and headache are the main ones, and rare but serious allergic reactions have been reported. Anthrax is among several potential bioterror weapons and is of special interest because it was used in letters sent to the media and others in 2001, claiming five lives and sickening 17.



YouTube is making a bold step into original programming in an entertainment venture with some 100 content creators, from Madonna to The Wall Street Journal. The Google Inc.-owned video site said Friday that it’s launching more than 100 new video channels. The partners include an array of Hollywood production companies, celebrities and new media groups that will produce mainly niche-oriented videos. YouTube is shelling out $100 million to producers, according to people familiar with the matter, who spoke on condition of anonymity. The money is an advance on advertising money the videos will bring in.

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30-Year Treasury —0.1, 3.35% Corn (Chicago) +3.5 cents, $6.55 Soybeans (Chicago) —18 cents, $12.17 Wheat (Kansas City) no change, $7.38 Oil (New York) —64 cents, $93.32 Gold —50 cents, $1,747.20 Silver +17.6 cents, $35.29 Platinum +$10.40, $1,651.80


Americans spending more with income almost flat By Christopher S. Rugaber and Martin Crutsinger Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Americans are making a little more money and spending a lot more. Under normal circumstances, that would be a troubling sign for the economy. But a closer look at some new government figures suggests another possibility: People are saving less money because they’re earning next to nothing in interest. Saving is already difficult because of more expensive gas and food. It’s even tougher because of the lower returns — the flip side of super-low interest rates that the Federal Reserve has kept in place since 2008 to help the economy. Critics say the Fed is punishing those who play by the rules — those careful enough to set aside money for savings or people who built up a nest egg and are living on fixed incomes that depend on interest. Americans spent 0.6 percent more in September, three times the increase from the previous month, the government said Friday. Spending was especially strong on durable goods — things like cars, appliances and electronics. At the same time, what they earned was mostly flat. Pay increased 0.3 percent, and overall income just 0.1 percent. After deducting

taxes and adjusting for inflation, income fell for a third straight month. So to make up the difference, many have cut back on savings. The savings rate fell to its lowest level since December 2007, the first month of the recession — and right about the time the Fed started its dramatic series of interest-rate cuts. Considering how little you can get for parking your money at a bank, it hasn’t been a tough choice. “Consumers have hit a level of saturation in their savings,” said Marshal Cohen, chief industry analyst with market research firm The NPD Group. “The propensity is to spend.” The annual yield on sixmonth certificates of deposit was unchanged this week at 0.23 percent, according to Five years ago, it was 3.62 percent. If you put your money in the six-month CD today, you’d make about enough to buy a burger. Paul Ashworth, chief U.S. economist at Capital Economics, said the trend could mean more spending by Americans. But it will take robust personal spending — along with improvement in the depressed housing market — to get the economy going again. Ashworth said his firm is not too concerned with the decline in savings because it partly represents “a sharp decline in debt servicing costs.”

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LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD OSaturday, October 29, 2011 WHERE TO WRITE Lawrence City Commission Aron Cromwell, mayor Cromwell Environmental, 1008 N.H., Suite 300., 66044, 749-6020 Bob Schumm, vice mayor 1729 St. Andrews Dr. 66047 842-6729 (H), 842-7337(W) Mike Amyx 2312 Free State Lane 66047 843-3089 (H) 842-9425 (W) Hugh Carter, 5111 Congressional Circle, D4, 764-3362 Michael Dever 1124 Oak Tree Drive 66049 550-4909

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Tunisia seeks to blend Islam, democracy TUNIS, TUNISIA — This small Mediterranean country with its educated populace and large middle class has become the test case for whether democracy and Islam can mix. The first elections of the Arab Spring were held here last Sunday, with a turnout of more than 80 percent. Voters patiently queued for hours to cast ballots freely. The big winner was the moderate Islamist party called Ennahda. Islamists also are expected to win the most seats in Egypt’s elections and to play a key role in Libya’s transition. But Ennahda leaders take far more moderate positions than Islamist parties in Egypt and other Arab countries. Last week, I interviewed Ennahda’s two top leaders — founder Rashid Ghannouchi and the party secretarygeneral, Hamadi Jebali. They told me they would respect democratic pluralism and women’s rights. That remains to be proved, and many secular Tunisians are worried. Yet Ennahda has a unique chance to prove Islamic values can mesh with democracy at a time when reactionary Islamist forces are rising in the region. If this mix can’t work in Tunisia, it won’t work anywhere else in the Arab world. The gray-haired Ghannouchi, 70, has mellowed since he founded an earlier version of Ennahda in the 1980s, when some of its members were accused of violence. He fled to exile in London after Tunisia’s former ruler arrested thousands of Islamists, and became a well-known Islamic thinker who endorsed political pluralism. Jebali spent 16.5 years in prison, including 10 in solitary.

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If this mix can’t work in Tunisia, it won’t work anywhere else in the Arab world.”

Today, Jebali is the political organizer of Ennahda, and Ghannouchi the philosopher who returned home after the Tunisian revolution. “We don’t see a contradiction between religion and politics,” Ghannouchi says. He cites as a model the ruling party of Turkey, which endorses Islamic values but operates within a democratic system. Ghannouchi rejects the Islamic thinking of the Taliban and also dismisses the undemocratic system in Iran, where a supreme religious leader is above institutions and above the law. “I am for the separation of religious institutions and political institutions,” he says. Both men also contend that sharia (Islamic law) is a set of principles open to interpretation — not a body of immutable demands, as Islamic hard-liners contend. “We know there are some Muslims who do not believe in democracy or freedoms in society,” Jebali said. “We consider this a wrong interpretation. For us,

the authority in Islam is given to the people, and even the legislative power should come from the people.” Those principles, both men say, do not rule out full rights for women. They say there is no contradiction between sharia and Tunisia’s family-status law, the most liberal in the Arab world, which guarantees women equal rights with men, including the right to divorce and to have child custody. It also outlaws polygamy. Ghannouchi says: “I’ve confirmed my support for the family-status law a million times and will do it again.” He adds that Ennahda would seek equal salaries for men and women for the same job and would address sexual harassment in the workplace. Still, many secular women distrust his promises. But Ghannouchi says that if his party alienates them, Ennahda will lose the next election: “More than half the voters are women, so there is no hope for anyone to win without women’s votes.” Both political leaders appear to realize that they must take account of the particular characteristics of Tunisia — a Mediterranean society with close links to Europe and a high literacy rate. “Tunisians embrace their civilization, and enjoy the good life,” says Jebali. “They do not like extremes. They don’t like niqab (a nearly fullface veil) or long beards, but they don’t like semi-naked women.” Critics of Ennahda say the party will exert social pressure, if not legal means, to push more women to cover. And they contend that Ennahda hasn’t taken a strong enough stand against the hard-line Muslim salafists

who attacked a TV station for showing the animated film Persepolis, which showed a picture of God. They also fear the Islamists can count on funding from the Arab Gulf that enables them to distribute food and cash. Ghannouchi insists, “We don’t get one penny from any outside country.” He points out that he has been kicked out of Saudi Arabia, denied a visa to Iran, and is under death threat from al-Qaida. Yes, Ennahda clearly has lots of cash, but it can’t have bought all of its votes with money. In the new Middle East, many people will vote for Islamists as a reaction against political corruption, or — in Ennahda’s case — because its followers are known to have suffered under past regimes. Yet, having won a plurality of seats, Ennahda will now be judged by how it performs. The newly elected assembly is tasked with writing a constitution, and Ghannouchi has pledged to seek consensus with secular parties. He will have to restrain followers who are more hard-line than he, and take a stronger line against salafists who use violence. Everyone who has hoped in vain in the past for an Arab democracy to emerge should help Tunisians make their experiment work. They should also observe whether Ennahda lives up to its leaders’ pledges. “The Muslim world is thirsty for such a model,” Jebali says. The rest of the world is thirsty for such a model, too. — Trudy Rubin is a columnist and editorial-board member for the Philadelphia Inquirer.


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Area school offcials and a Kansas University textbook author were YEARS keeping their eyes AGO on the appeal of a IN 1986 successful lawsuit by Christian fundamentalists in Tennessee against their local school district. A federal judge had ruled that the seven families who objected to the use of certain books in the Hawkins County, Tenn., schools were entitled to damages because the use of a Holt, Rinehart, Winston reading series violated their First Amendment rights.

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On a recent night with temperatures averaging YEARS 49 to 52 degrees, AGO unidentified bar paIN 1971 trons walking in the 100 block of West Seventh had heard a baby crying from the back seat of a parked car. Passing by the car again three hours later, they saw the baby, apparently still unattended and called the police. Responders used a coat hanger to unlock the car’s door and took the baby to the police station, where juvenile officers took him to a foster home about midnight. A woman identifying herself as the mother had contacted the Douglas County Juvenile Court about 10:30 the following morning, but as of the time of the newspaper report, the baby boy remained in foster care.


Rep. Tom Sloan (R-45th District) Room 55-S, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 To the editor: Lawrence: 841-1526; The task force that is exploring Topeka: (785) 296-7654 enticing more retirees to live in rence might wish to add our excellent Rep. Paul Davis Amtrak service and passenger station (D-46th District) to their list of positives. Amtrak proRoom 359-W, State Capitol, vides fast, easy travel from Lawrence Topeka 66612 to destinations including Kansas Lawrence: 749-1942; City, Chicago, St. Louis, Topeka and Topeka: (785) 296-7630 Hutchinson. This option will appeal to a demographic that finds longdistance auto travel or trips back and Rep. TerriLois Gregory forth to KCI less appealing as they (R-10th District) Docking State Office Building, grow older. A local organization, Depot Redux, sees to it that our depot is Topeka 66612 Baldwin City: (785) 222-0445; open for each arrival and departure Topeka: (785) 296-7646; in Lawrence, and they also keep the station clean and neat. On a related topic, a new passenRep. Ann Mah (D-53rd District) ger platform is being constructed at Docking State Office Building, the depot. There will be a ribbonTopeka 66612 cutting ceremony at the station at 2 Topeka: (785) 296-7668; p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, with music, freshments and a speaker from Amtrak. The public is invited to attend. Rep. Anthony Brown Larry Maxey, (R-38th District) Lawrence Room 151-S, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Eudora: 542-2293; Topeka: (785) 296-7679 To the editor: I am a retiree, one of that demoSen. Marci Francisco (D-2nd District) Room 134-E, State Capitol, Topeka 66612 Lawrence: 842-6402; ESTABLISHED 1891 Topeka: (785) 296-7364

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graphic Lawrence wants to attract, and moved here about a year ago. I talk a lot, probably annoyingly, about the benefits of living in a university town, the friendliness of the people, the beauty of lakes, trees and flowers but what moves my family and friends in Colorado and Missouri to awed admiration is the trash pickup situation. “You mean,” they say in hushed tones “that you just put stuff out by the curb and they take it? No bag limit, no fines, no nasty little notes on trash that doesn’t qualify?” When I assure them that there is none of that, they almost weep. Please, please don’t change it. Nancy Pike Hause, Lawrence

Enforcement gap To the editor: The Orchards Golf Course, which I own, has been repeatedly vandalized throughout the summer. On Oct. 3 and 4, several people witnessed two young men and a lady doing damage to the greens and bathroom on the course. Subsequently, another person spoke to one of the young men and stated that the young man admitted vandalizing the golf course. This person also identified the vandal’s residence.


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culture of a town like Lawrence?” The Christian faith transforms culture. The truth about Jesus’ message and ministry is open to all who will listen and receive. “Come to me all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” (Matthew 11:28). His offer is open to all: rich, poor, powerful and powerless. His ministries and purposes were to seek and save the lost, whether they were the mainstream or marginal of society. The liberation Jesus still offers today is freedom from sin that binds, condemns and separates us from God. While Jesus spoke out against the powerful religious leaders of his day who were oppressors seeking to protect their position, he himself operated without political agenda. Jesus was not bound by stereotypes. Have courage to believe the truth about who Jesus really is, rather than placing your faith in a politically correct ideology. His death, burial and resurrection fulfilled God’s mercy and justice at the cross. Have courage to accept the truth that offers true liberation. Have courage to accept the truth of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Don’t settle instead for a political or To the editor: cultural agenda. The Faith question on Oct. 23 Amy Zook, asked: “How do you tie faith into the Lawrence

The police promptly responded and three patrolmen took separate reports. The police officers were courteous and professional. However, despite knowing the identity and residence of one of the vandals there has not been any follow-up investigation. I have contacted the city prosecutor and the district attorney’s office and was told they cannot proceed until the police submit the case. I do not know police procedures, but obviously there is a disconnect between the reporting officers and the subsequent investigation. The vandalism has cost me thousands of dollars. My property taxes are increasing, in part, to pay for additional police officers. After 20 days it seems the police should have at least interviewed the identified vandal and made a courtesy call to me. Perhaps the police believe, as they did with the Occupy Lawrence protesters, that some laws should not be enforced. Ed White, Lawrence

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LAWRENCE ALMANAC Through 8 p.m. Friday.

Global Sustainability Jam Lawrence, runs until 5 p.m. Sunday, Center for Design Research, 2544 Westbrooke Circle. Red Dog’s Dog Days, 7:30 a.m., parking lot behind Kizer-Cummings Jewelry, Ninth and Vermont streets. Downtown Farmers’ Market, 8 a.m.-noon, 824 N.H. WOW Run 5K, 8 a.m., Body Boutique, 2330 Yale Road Kids clinic on making pumpkins, 10 a.m.-noon, Orscheln, 1541 E. 23rd St. National Prescription Take-Back Day, 10 a.m., short-term parking lot next to the county courthouse. Lawrence Artwalk, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., maps available at Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H., and Lawrence Visitor Center, 402 N. Second St. “The Pied Piper of Hamelin,” 2 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Ragtime Piano Rehearsal / Jam Session, 2-4 p.m., Watkins Community Museum of History, 1047 Mass. Americana Music Academy Saturday Jam, 3 p.m., Americana Music Academy, 1419 Mass. KU Sculpture Club Annual Halloween Iron Pour, setup at 10 a.m., pour at 3 p.m., Ninth and Rhode Island streets. Kid’s Night Out: Spook ‘N’ Splash for children ages 5-12, 4-7:30 p.m., Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive. The Intergalactic Nemesis costume contest, 6 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive. Midland Railway Night Train of Terror, 6:30 p.m., 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., Santa Fe Depot, 1515 High Street, Baldwin City. Billy Spears Birthday Party, Band Reunion and Benefit for drummer Bud Pettit, 7 p.m.-12:30 a.m., at Eagles Lodge, 1806 W. Sixth St. Haunted Haskell Ghost Tours, 7-11 p.m., Stidham Union, Haskell Indian Nations University. The Intergalactic Nemesis, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive. “The Laramie Project,” 7:30 p.m., Lawrence High School, 1901 La. The Great Plains Writing Group, reading from “Voices of the Great Plains — A Collection of Short Memoirs,” 7:30 p.m., Signs of Life Bookstore, 722 Mass. Arnie Johnson & The Midnight Special, 8 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, 2206 E. 23rd St. Stepping Out Against Breast Cancer dance, 8 p.m., Crown Toyota Pavilion 3430 Iowa. E.M.U. Theatre’s Horrorshow V, 8 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H.


Global Sustainability Jam Lawrence, runs until 5 p.m. Sunday, Center for Design Research, 2544

burg, Haviland and Mullinville, as well as communities like Belvedere and Wellsford. The museum also will feature a fully functioning soda fountain like those that existed in the 1950s. It was donated by the Greensburg business that originally housed it. “There are a few dents from the tornado,” Crawley said, “but it still works great — it froze the lines when we first turned it on.” The Kiowa County Library has rebuilt its inventory since it lost most of its books during the tornado. The Media Center is a new business that will provide production services, including sound recording, video production and editing and other consulting services. To celebrate the grand opening, the museum will be free of charge during the first week of operation. It will be open from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

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Halloween Bash at The Bottleneck Tonight, two bands heavily associated with Lawrence reunite for an earlyevening Halloween Bash at The Bottleneck, 737 Mass. Ultimate Fakebook and Podstar make their return with The ACBs, Pyromaniac and The Touchdowns joining in on the fun at tonight’s Revenge of The Nerds Halloween Ball. Starting at 6 p.m., UFB will be playing an early set to entice showgoers to get there early, but they’ll also close the show, so don’t freak out if you can’t make the early showtime. In between the bookend performances will be more than just shows from the previously mentioned bands. Also planned is a costume contest and some air guitar as well. The whole thing is all ages and costs $13.

Westbrooke Circle. Lawrence ArtWalk, noon6 p.m., maps available at Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H., and Lawrence Visitor Center, 402 N. Second St. Boo! 5K Run and Trunk or Treat, sponsored by GaDu-Gi Safe Center, registration begins at 12:30 p.m., Kansas River levee near the Lawrence Visitors Center. “The Pied Piper of Hamelin,” 2 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center “La Flore: Baroque Chamber Music,” 2:30-3:45 p.m., Spencer Museum of Art, 1301 Miss. Halloween Carnival, 3-8 p.m., Lawrence Community Nursery School, 645 Ala. Trunk or Treat, for children up to eighth grade, 5-6 p.m., Stull United Methodist Church, 1596 E. 250 Road. Haunted Haskell Ghost Tours, 7-11 p.m., Stidham Union, Haskell Indian Nations University. Herbie Hancock, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center, 1600 Stewart Drive. Peter Mayer in concert, 7:30 p.m., Abe and Jake’s Landing, 8 E. Sixth St. Texas Hold’em Tournament, free entry, weekly prizes, 8 p.m., The Casbah, 803 Mass. Smackdown! trivia, 8 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H. Karaoke Sunday, 11 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.


A Gothic Celebration of Halloween with John Tibbetts, 2:30-4 p.m., Jayhawk

Ink in the KU Bookstore, Kansas Union, 1301 Jayhawk Blvd. Halloween Concert and Costume Contest for children, 4:15 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Downtown trick-ortreating, 5 p.m., downtown Lawrence. Cornerstone Southern Baptist Church Fall Festival, 5:30-8 p.m., 802 W 22nd St. Trunk-n-Treat, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Central United Methodist Church, 1501 Mass. Trunk or Treat, 6:30-8 p.m., West Side Presbyterian Church, 1024 Kasold Drive. Beggars Night, city’s official hours for trick-or-treating are 6:30-8:30 p.m. Haunted Haskell Ghost Tours, 7-11 p.m., Stidham Union, Haskell Indian Nations University. Alpha Chi Omega sorority haunted house, 7-9 p.m., 1500 Sigma Nu Place. E.M.U. Theatre’s Horrowshow V, 8 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Dollar Bowling, 9:30 p.m. to 1 a.m., Royal Crest Lanes, 933 Iowa.


Watkins Community Museum of History exhibit: “It Happened on Mass Street: 150 Years in Lawrence,” featuring historic photographs and objects illustrating the growth of downtown Lawrence, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, 1047 Mass. Freedom’s Frontier exhibit, Wednesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, 1-4 p.m., Carnegie Building, 200 W. Ninth St. Lawrence Arts Center exhibits: Constellation, an aerial installation by Juniper Tangpuz; 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, 940 N.H. Lumberyard Arts Center: Kansas Sculptors Association Exhibit, TuesdayFriday, 1-4 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon, through Nov. 12, 718 High St., Baldwin City. “Judge a Book!” fundraiser with drawings to win prizes, though Nov. 2, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.

Club meetings are posted at and run in the Meetings and Gatherings calendar published every Saturday. Support group meetings are on and

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Kiowa County Historical Museum opening set GREENSBURG (AP) — The opening of the Kiowa County Historical Museum next week will be another milestone for Greensburg as it continues to rebuild from a May 2007 tornado that virtually destroyed the town. The museum will open Tuesday in the Commons Building, which will also house the Kiowa County Library and a new business called the Media Center, The Dodge City Daily Globe reported. The Kiowa County Historical Society began planning the museum soon after the tornado, which wiped out most of the museum’s prior collection, said Jim Crawley, director of the new museum. The museum’s exhibits will discuss the buffalo that once roamed the plains, the coming of stagecoaches and railroads and the settling of towns in Kiowa County. It will showcase information and artifacts from Greens-


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From left, Jackson, Autumn and Lily Fike are the grandchildren of Joe and Janet Fike, Lawrence. Jackson, 20 months, and Lily, 3, are the children of Ryan and Tiffany Fike, Lawrence. Autumn, 1, is the daughter Josh and Grace Fike, Dayton, Ohio. Joe submitted the photo.

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LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD Saturday, October 29, 2011

Hello, WVU; later, Mizzou



Mountaineers bolting Big East for Big 12 By Ralph D. Russo AP College Football Writer

The Big 12 welcomed West Virginia from the Big East and bid goodbye to Missouri before the Tigers even had a chance to finalize their move to the Southeastern Conference. Now that the poaching of the Big East seems to be over, the beleaguered league is not backing down. It has been busy courting six schools and says it was braced for the latest loss. And despite what the Big 12 says, the Big East plans to keep West Virginia for two more years — just as it has vowed to keep Pittsburgh and Syracuse away from the Atlantic Coast Conference until 2014. The latest round of conference realignment appears to be winding down, but tug-o-war over who goes where when likely will take awhile to sort out. The Big 12 completed its work Friday by adding West Virginia to become its easternmost member, joining Texas, Texas Tech, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Kansas, Kansas State, Baylor, TCU and Iowa State. The Big 12 said it expects to have 10 schools for the 2012-13 season, listing West Virginia but not Missouri, which is expected to complete its move to the SEC any day now. “I wouldn’t say that there won’t be further expansion,” interim Big 12 Commissioner Chuck Neinas said on a conference call Friday evening. “But our mission was ... to move forward with 10 teams at this point. That doesn’t mean that there wouldn’t be further consideration. But right now, we’ve got our house in order. We’ve got everybody signed up. We’re looking forward to a very aggressive conference.” Ames, Iowa, is the closest Big 12 campus to Morgantown, W.Va., at 870 miles away, but that hardly matters. The Mountaineers bring a football program that has consistently been ranked in the Top 25 in recent years, and that’s what counts most when it comes time to sell TV rights. In April, the conference signed a 13-year TV deal with Fox worth $1.17 billion that kicks in next year and was based upon the league having 10 members. The Big 12 leaders voted to add West Virginia, rather than closer Big East rival Louisville, on Friday morning. “The addition of West Virginia, while expanding the reach of the Big 12, brings an impressive institution with esteemed academics and a proud athletic tradition into the Conference. This is another step in building

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ABOVE, LAWRENCE HIGH JUNIOR TYRONE JENKINS (34) BREAKS FREE for a long run against Free State. Jenkins filled in at quarterback and sparked LHS to a 20-0 victory in a playoff showdown of the city rivals on Friday at FSHS. IN TOP PHOTO, LHS PLAYERS AND FANS celebrate their victory.

Shorthanded LHS ends Firebirds’ season By Corey Thibodeaux

Lawrence High coach Dirk Wedd went to junior running back Tyrone Jenkins Saturday morning to give him a new challenge. Someone had to replace the three quarterbacks who had gone down for the Lions the past couple of weeks. That someone was Jenkins. “Yes sir,” Jenkins said to his coach. “I can do it.” With a patchwork offense and slightly depleted defense, Jenkins helped lead LHS to a 20-0 victory against Free State High on Friday night.

It came on a night Olathe Northwest and Olathe North’s game had huge implications for the Lawrence teams’ playoff hopes. If O-North won, then all LHS had to do was win at FSHS. If ONorthwest won, the Lions had to win by at least eight points. ONorthwest blew out O-North, 5628. The Lions beat the eight-point spread and knocked the Firebirds out of playoff contention. “They’re resilient,” Wedd said of his players. “The way they handle adversity is amazing.” LHS (6-3) scored on its first possession, a 12-play, 44-yard drive, with a three-yard run by

times for 122 yards. And he completed three of four passes. There was one play that went more than 25 yards. Jenkins hooked up with Erick Mayo for a 68-yard touchdown, pushing the score to a 17-0 lead with a little more than 5:00 to go in the first half. At that point, the eight-point lead was looking safe. “We weren’t going to let up until the fourth quarter,” Mayo said. Mayo also had two interceptions, one each off of Kyle McFarland and Joe Dineen. The Firebird quarterbacks had Lions draped Please see LHS, page 3B

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KU’s take Kansas University officials hailed the addition of WVU. “We’re excited to welcome West Virginia University,” KU athletic director Sheahon Zenger said. “West Virginia is a proud, flagship university with a successful athletics program led by an outstanding individual, Oliver Luck. We look forward to competing against the Mountaineers.” “KU supports the addition of West Virginia University to join the Big 12 Conference,” added KU Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little said. “With their highly competitive teams and loyal fan base, the Mountaineers make an outstanding addition to the Big 12 and Jayhawks look forward to competing against them.”

Jenkins. FSHS (6-3) didn’t have a first down when Lawrence’s Anthony Rosen kicked a 30-yard field goal in the second quarter. Surely, FSHS was going to make a run and stop LHS’s unexciting offense. The Firebirds did neither. The Lions’ offense was nothing like the open and explosive juggernaut that it has been for the majority of the season. Instead, Wedd relied heavily on his running backs and played more tightend formations so Jenkins could do most of the pounding from the quarterback position. There weren’t many explosive plays, but the plan worked. He rushed 37

Night after dramatic comeback, St. Louis cruises to 6-2, Game 7 win

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ST. LOUIS CATCHER YADIER MOLINA LEAPS in the arms of Jason Motte after Texas’ David Murphy flies out to end Game 7 of the World Series. The Cards won the Series with a 6-2 victory Friday in St. Louis.

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pushed to the brink, the St. Louis Cardinals saved themselves. A frantic rush to reach the postseason on the final day. A nifty pair of comebacks in the playoffs. Two desperate rallies in Game 6. Turns out these Cardinals were merely gearing up for a gigantic celebration. The Cardinals won a remarkable World Series they weren’t even supposed to reach, beating the Texas Rangers, 6-2, in Game 7 on Friday night with another key hit by hometown star David Freese and six gutty innings from Chris Carpenter. “This whole ride, this team deserves this,” said Freese, who added the Series MVP award to

his trophy as the NL championship MVP. “This organization is top notch. ... This is definitely a dream come true. This is why you keep battling. ... I’m so glad to be a part of this.” A day after an epic Game 6 that saw them twice within one strike of elimination before winning 10-9 in the 11th inning, the Cardinals captured their 11th World Series crown. And following a whole fall on the edge, including a surge from 10 1/2 games down in the wildcard race, Tony La Russa’s team didn’t dare mess with Texas, or any more drama in baseball’s first World Series Game 7 since the Angels beat Giants in 2002. Freese’s two-run double tied

it in the first and good-luck charm Allen Craig hit a goahead homer in the third. Picked by La Russa earlier in the day to start on short rest, Carpenter and the tireless St. Louis bullpen closed it out. “I wish everybody in the country could get to know these guys,” Craig said. “It’s unbelievable. I’m just glad to be a part of it.” No Rally Squirrel needed on this night, either. Fireworks and confetti rang out at Busch Stadium when Jason Motte retired David Murphy on a fly ball to end it. “We just kept playing,” Cardinals star Lance Berkman said. Please see WORLD SERIES, page 4B

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No-vember: NBA cuts month of games NEW YORK (AP) — As NBA players and owners wait to see who will blink first, fans are stuck staring at a blank calendar. NBA Commissioner David Stern canceled the rest of the November games Friday, saying there will not be a full NBA season “under any circumstances.� The move came about after labor negotiations broke down again when both sides refused to budge on how to split the league’s revenues, the same issue that derailed talks last week. Now, a full month of NBA games have been canceled, and Stern said there’s no way of getting them back. “We held out that joint hope together, but in light of the breakdown of talks, there will not be a full NBA season under any circumstances,� he said. “It’s not practical, possible or prudent to have a full season now,� added Stern, who previously canceled the first two weeks of the season.

And he repeated his warnings that the proposals might now get even harsher as the league tries to make up the hundreds of millions of dollars that will be lost as the lockout drags on. “We’re going to have to recalculate how bad the damage is,� Stern said. “The next offer will reflect the extraordinary losses that are piling up now.� Just a day earlier, Stern had said he would consider it a failure if the sides didn’t reach a Stern deal in the next few days and vowed they would take “one heck of a shot� to get it done. Instead, negotiations broke off again over the division of basketball-related income, just as they did last Thursday. Union executive director Billy Hunter said the league again insisted it had to be

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No further talks have been scheduled. There was a sense of optimism entering the day after progress was made on salary cap issues during about 24 hours of talks over the previous two days. Then the sides brought the revenue split back into the discussion Friday and promptly got stuck on both issues. Union president Fisher said it was difficult to say why talks broke down, or when they would start up again. There was some good news. Deputy Commissioner Adam Silver said there was essentially a “tentative agreement� on most system issues, with Stern rattling off some of them: Owners agreed to keep the midlevel exception starting at $5 million a year; and contract lengths would be five years for players staying with their teams and four when leaving for another. “And then we hit a wall,� Stern said.

NFL fan popularizes spontaneous ‘Tebowing’ DENVER — Tim Tebow inspired a phenomenon when he dropped to a knee and began praying as his teammates wildly celebrated all around him after an improbable overtime win in Miami last weekend. That was simply Tebow “Tebowing,� a phrase coined by a fan sitting in a bar in New York and watching the popular yet polarizing quarterback rally the Denver Broncos. Jared Kleinstein was mesmerized by Tebow’s peaceful demeanor kneeling on the turf amid all the chaos that ensued. He launched a website in which fans could submit photos of themselves “Tebowing,� which means getting down on a knee and praying, even if everyone else around you is doing something completely different. The trend is picking up steam. Kleinstein has received quite a collection of photos. There are fans striking the Tebow prayer pose next to statues, in bowling alleys, on boats and while waiting in line for tacos. Never did Kleinstein envision this venture taking off so quickly. Kleinstein started the website earlier this week after purchasing the domain name — — for $10. Almost overnight, it caught on through social media. He went from an audience of 785 to nearly 390,000 in just a few days. But Kleinstein wanted to make one thing clear: The undertaking isn’t meant to mock Tebow or poke fun at his religious beliefs, just show support. On Friday after practice, Tebow said he appreciated the spirit of the website and was awed by how fast it took off. Even if it might not be completely original. After all, dropping to a knee and praying after a game has been around for, well, quite a while. “I’ve taken a knee many times on late field goals or those types of things in my football career,� Broncos coach John Fox said. “Not taking anything away from Tim and his outstanding popularity.�


Bills resign QB Fitzpatrick ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Ryan Fitzpatrick signed a 6-year, $59 million contract on Friday that secures him as the 4-2 Buffalo Bills’ franchise quarterback. The one-time journeyman, 2005 seventhround draft pick and Harvard graduate has formally arrived as a bona fide NFL starter after being rewarded with what could potentially become the most lucrative contract in team history.

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MCCADY FINDLEY PERFORMS a “Tebowing� with friends during a high school football game in Highlands Ranch, Colo., on Thursday.


Cal coach heals from cancer LOS ANGELES — California men’s basketball coach Mike Montgomery said Friday he was diagnosed with bladder cancer and had surgery last week that has left him cancer-free. Montgomery made the surprise announcement at Pac-12 media day in Los Angeles after first informing his fellow coaches. “I went from having high-grade bladder cancer to being totally cancer-free at this juncture,� he said. Montgomery, 64, said he will return fulltime to running the 24th-ranked Golden Bears’ program on Monday “much to the players’ chagrin.�

No. 1 UNC takes the court CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Tyler Zeller scored 18 points to help No. 1 North Carolina beat North Carolina-Pembroke 100-58 in an exhibition Friday night. Preseason Atlantic Coast Conference player of the year Harrison Barnes had 13 points, though he didn’t manage a field goal until the 14:35 mark of the second half and made just two of eight shots.

UConn center breaks nose STORRS, CONN. — Connecticut freshman center Andre Drummond broke his nose and suffered a mild concussion in practice Friday. The school said the 6-foot-10 Drummond would be fitted for a mask, which he likely would wear for the first two months of the basketball season.

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North Carolina broke a tie with its fiercest rival and moved into one with one of college basketball’s most storied programs. The Tar Heels, who return all five starters from the team that reached the regional finals last season, were the runaway No. 1 in The Associated Press’ men’s preseason Top 25 on Friday. It is the eighth time they have received that honor since the preseason poll started in 1961-62. That breaks a tie with Duke, North Carolina’s Tobacco Road rival, and moves them into a tie with UCLA, the program that dominated the sport unlike any other under coach John Wooden. North Carolina received all but three of the No. 1 votes cast by the 65-member national media poll, finishing well ahead of Kentucky, which eliminated the Tar Heels last season one step from the Final Four. With the frontcourt of Harrison Barnes, John Henson and Tyler Zeller all passing up the chance to enter the NBA draft and point guard Kendall Marshall having a chance to run the team for the whole season instead of just the last 20 games, the Tar Heels have the personnel to start the season comfortably atop the poll. North Carolina has been the preseason No. 1 in three of the last five seasons. Ohio State, which got one first-place vote, was third and defending national champion Connecticut, which received the other two No. 1 votes, was fourth. Kentucky has starters Terrence Jones and Darius Miller back to lead yet another outstanding recruiting class by coach John Calipari. Ohio State has All-America Jared Sullinger and senior guard William Buford back, while Connecticut has to find a way to replace All-America Kemba Walker, the all-everything guard who carried the Huskies through their 11-game winning streak to the national championship. Don’t feel too bad for Connecticut coach Jim Calhoun as freshman Andre Drummond will give the Huskies a presence under the basket. Syracuse, Duke, Vanderbilt, Florida, Louisville and Pittsburgh rounded out the top 10. Memphis was 11th followed by Baylor, Kansas, Xavier, Wisconsin, Arizona, UCLA, Michigan, Alabama and Texas A&M. The last five teams were Cincinnati, Marquette, Gonzaga, California and Missouri. Fourteen of the teams in the preseason poll were ranked in last season’s final poll. Ohio State was No. 1 entering the NCAA tournament and the Buckeyes lost to Kentucky in the regional semifinals. Duke was No. 1 in the 2010-11 preseason poll and went on to finish third in the final poll before losing to Arizona in the regional semifinals. Vanderbilt had the longest stretch of not being in the preseason Top 25. The Commodores were last in the rankings in 199394. The Big East has six ranked teams, two more than the Big 12 and Southeastern Conference, while the Big Ten and Pac12 had three each. Even with all the offcourt doings in the Big East — Syracuse and Pittsburgh leaving, TCU never really showing up and some others ready to head elsewhere — the conference that set the record for teams in an NCAA tournament last season is going to be tough again. Duke has the longest current streak of being ranked at 78 polls, a run that started with the preseason poll in 2007-08. Kansas is next with 46, a streak that began on Feb. 2, 2009.

split 50-50, while Stern said Hunter just walked out, rather than discuss going below 52 percent. Owners are insistent on a 50-50 split, while players last formally proposed they get 52.5 percent, leaving them about $100 million apart annually. Players were guaranteed 57 percent in the previous collective bargaining agreement. “Derek (Fisher) and I made it clear that we could not take the 50-50 deal to our membership. Not with all the concessions that we granted,� Hunter said. “We said we got to have some dollars.� Instead, they’ll now be out roughly $350 million, the losses Hunter previously projected for each month the players were locked out. He believed a full season could be played if a deal were made this weekend, but Stern emphatically ruled out any hope of that now. “These are not punitive announcements; these are calendar generated announcements,� Stern said.


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College Football Time Vanderbilt v. Arkansas 11 a.m. Nebraska v. Michigan St. 11 a.m. Michigan v. Purdue 11 a.m. Florida St. v. N.C. State 11 a.m. Texas A&M v. Missouri 11 a.m. Colgate v. Lehigh 11 a.m. Wagner v. Albany 11 a.m. Ind. (Pa.) v. Calif. (Pa.) noon Emporia St. v. Truman St. 2 p.m. Georgia v. Florida 2:30 p.m. Notre Dame v. Navy 2:30 p.m. Oklahoma St. v. Baylor 2:30 p.m. Kansas St. v. Oklahoma 2:30 p.m. TBA 2:30 p.m. N. Carolina v. W. Forest 2:30 p.m. Oregon v. Wash. St. 2 p.m. Army v. Fordham 2:30 p.m. N. Dakota St. v. N. Iowa 3 p.m. Harvard v. Dartmouth 5 p.m. Arizona St. v. Colorado 5:30 p.m. Texas v. Kansas 6 p.m. USC v. Stanford 7 p.m. Ohio State v. Wisconsin 7 p.m. Tennessee v. S. Carolina 6:15 p.m. Auburn v. Mississippi 6 p.m. Texas Tech v. Iowa St. 6 p.m. UTEP v. S. Mississippi 7 p.m.


High School Football Time LHS v. FSHS replay 10 a.m.


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MLS Playoffs Seattle v. Salt Lake

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Soccer Time Arsenal v. Chelsea 6:30 a.m. Man. City v. Wolves 9 a.m. Liverpool v. West Brom 11:30 a.m. Juventus v. Inter 1:30 p.m.


Cable 34, 234 149 149 149

Auto Racing Time Sprint Cup qualif. 11 a.m. Camping Truck Series 1 p.m.

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Tennis WTA Championships

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College Hockey Time N.D. v. St. Cloud State 7 p.m.


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College Volleyball Time N. Ariz. v. Sacramento St. 9 p.m.


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College Basketball Time Mo. Southern v. Mizzou 5:30 p.m.


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NHL Time Edmonton v. St. Louis 7 p.m.


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MLS Playoffs Time Houston v. Philadelphia 3 p.m. Colorado v. Kansas City 6 p.m. Los Angeles v. N.Y. 8 p.m.


Cable 34, 234 149 33, 233

Soccer Palermo v. Udinese QPR v. Tottenham Lazio v. Cagliari

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LHS RUNNING BACK-TURNED-QB TYRONE JENKINS makes one of his 37 carries against Free State.


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LAWRENCE HIGH’S ERICK MAYO (27) INTERCEPTS A PASS intended for Free State’s Blake Winslow. The Lions beat the Firebirds, 20-0, Friday at FSHS.

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Lions ‘came out here ready to play. We weren’t’ By Benton Smith

With an injury-plagued Lawrence High football team coming across town Friday to Free State, the Firebirds were licking their collective chops and feeling like a win, a district championship and a trip to the playoffs all would be theirs by the end of the night. It turned out those premature inklings, though, could not have been further from the truth. The Lions clobbered FSHS with a harsh dose of reality, 20-0, which knocked their rivals out of playoff contention and ended the Free State season. Firebirds in disbelief looked skyward, bleary-eyed, as they left FSHS Stadium. Senior wide receiver Ryan Patterson said his team didn’t match Lawrence in a basic facet of the game. “They came out here ready to play. We weren’t,” Patterson said after catching three of his team’s four pass completions on an ugly night for the offense. “That’s really the end of the discussion about the whole situation.” The 5-foot-9, 155-pound wideout said the Firebirds (6-3 overall, 2-1 district) cost themselves a win and a district title by overlooking their rivals, who were without their top three quarterbacks, especially first-stringer Brad Strauss. Patterson said because Strauss was out, too many FSHS players thought “we would come out here and just run them off the field.” Instead, they got the ball run down their throats, courtesy of Lawrence junior Tyrone Jenkins, a running back in quarterback’s clothing for the shorthanded Lions (6-3, 2-1). In what amounted to a night full of wildcat formations for LHS, Jenkins carried the ball a whopping 37 times for 122 yards. The fillin QB ran for a touchdown and even found teammate Erick Mayo wide-open for a 68-yard passing TD that put Lawrence ahead, 17-0, with 5:19 left in the first half. Free State coach Bob Lish-

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LAWRENCE HIGH’S ASAPH JEWSON, LEFT, AND DREW GREEN throw down Free State QB Kyle McFarland for a loss. er said a breakdown in coverage allowed Jenkins to hit Mayo down the right sideline. “It was huge,” Lisher said of the play. “We were in simple cover three. We were supposed to have a guy in that deep third, and I don’t know where he went. He wasn’t there. And they exploited it and made the play.” In the meantime, Free State’s offense was sputtering. With junior quarterback Kyle McFarland constantly getting hit, and often taken down, in the backfield, the Firebirds managed just eight yards from scrimmage in the first half. They earned just one first down and one complete pass. McFarland threw six incompletions, one of which was a Mayo interception. Things didn’t improve in the second half, either. McFarland ran the ball three straight times on the first FSHS series of the second half, a three-and-out. After the Free State defense forced a punt, McFarland was brought down for a loss on three straight plays and lost a fumble on the last of those.

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on them almost every dropback, with sophomore Drew Green and juniors Kharon Brown and Asaph Jewson having huge games. The defense stifled the Firebirds, holding a team that averages almost 24 points per game to nothing. Mayo wasn’t shocked. “We’ve been a good defense all year,” he said. “The coaches put us in a great situation to win the game. We just went out and executed it tonight.” The Lions only had two close calls, the first coming late in the third quarter. LHS junior Kharon Brown recovered a fumble by FSHS and got it just inside the Firebird two-yard line. But a situation that should have yielded points turned into a fumble the other way. The second scare happened early in the fourth

quarter when the Firebirds got their offense going, getting yards in chunks of 19, 15 and 9. They drove to the LHS 37-yard line and stalled. Rosen tacked on a 29-yard field goal the next Lion possession, and the Lions secured a bid to the state playoffs. It seemed the only people not stunned at the outcome of this game were the players and coaches. The injuries to junior quarterback Brad Strauss, senior running back Charles Jackson, senior center Brady Murrish, junior receiver/ quarterback Drake Hofer and senior linebacker Jake Vinoverski for a few games, among others, were daunting. But as Wedd said before the game, the Lions were going to figure something out. Except no one was expecting this. “You don’t sleep much,” Wedd said about dealing with injuries, “but we knew what we had, and we had a lot of confidence in our kids.”

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At that point, with McFarland looking nothing like himself, Lisher pulled the junior who had led FSHS to six wins in the previous seven weeks for sophomore Joe Dineen. The coach said McFarland had twisted a leg (Lisher wasn’t sure which) earlier in the game, and the result was a less-than-healthy quarterback. “He was trying to play through some pain. Sometimes you’ve got to switch things up,” Lisher said after turning to Dineen in the final minute of the third quarter. Lisher said he didn’t want to take McFarland out, but he had little choice. “He wouldn’t say he was hurt, but you could tell he was limping. You could tell he was struggling,” Lisher said. “We had to try something else.” Things weren’t much easier for Dineen, especially with LHS up 17 points. Though he was able to complete three passes and pick up a teambest 29 rushing yards on a woeful night for the home team, the Firebirds couldn’t mount anything resembling a comeback. Even though FSHS could have won a district champi-


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Individual statistics Rushing Free State: Joe Dineen 5-29, Shawn Knighton 4-7, Stan Skwarlo 1-4, Kyle McFarland 12-minus-20. Lawrence: Tyrone Jenkins 37-122 TD, Jordan Brown 4-7, Erick Mayo 2-9, Isaiah Ross 4-20.

Passing Free State: Joe Dineen 3-10-29 interception, Kyle McFarland 1-7-12 interception. Lawrence: Tyrone Jenkins 3-4-94 TD. Receiving Free State: Ryan Patterson 3-36, Tye Hughes 1-5. Lawrence: Erick Mayo 1-68 TD, Garrett Cleavinger 1-20, Anthony Buffalomeat 1-6. How they scored First quarter 4:58 — Tyrone Jenkins 3 run. Anthony Rosen kick. (LHS 7, FSHS 0.) Second quarter 7:52 — Anthony Rosen 30 field goal. (LHS 10, FSHS 0.) 5:19 — Erick Mayo 68 pass from Jenkins. Rosen kick. (LHS 17, FSHS 0.) Fourth quarter 2:24 — Rosen 29 field goal. (LHS 20, FSHS 0.)

onship with a win, and instead had its season cut short by its rival, Lisher said he wasn’t shocked by the outcome. “Lawrence High’s a great football team. You’ve got to give them credit,” Lisher said. “They came out and executed very, very well on both sides of the football.” It was a tough night for all involved in the Free State locker room, senior running back Shawn Knighton said. “Everybody’s just emotional right now,” he said. “It’s a big loss for us. We thought we were gonna come out ready to go. I guess we just wasn’t focused and ready to play.” Patterson agreed and couldn’t get past the notion the Firebirds thought all they had to do was show up and win. “They thought it was gonna be a breeze, which was not happening at all,” he said. Lisher, though disappointed, said Lawrence deserved the victory, its first over FSHS since 2005. “Nobody wants the season to end, obviously. Hell, we’re not happy,” the coach said. “They made the plays and we FREE STATE COACH BOB LISHER CALLS A PLAY for quarterback Joe Dineen. didn’t make them.”

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Practice leaves Brown wanting Tom Keegan

Kansas overrated at No. 13 As favorites, underdogs and somewhere in between, Kansas University’s basketball team has won at least a share of the Big 12 title seven seasons in a row. The Jayhawks have done it with young teams and experienced ones, with shotblockers and without them. KU has entered the NCAA Tournament as a No. 1 seed in four of the past five seasons, completely turning over the roster midway through that stretch. The quick reloading jobs done by Bill Self and his coaching staff have become so automatic that the masses assume the pattern will continue forever. This much is evident from the coaches and sportswriters who voted in the preseason college basketball poll. The Associated Press poll released Friday had Kansas in the same position as the ESPN/USA Today coaches poll, at No. 13. I ranked KU 18th on my ballot and felt a little queasy after hitting the send button. I felt as if I had overrated a team that has just eight players who arrived at school on a basketball scholarship. One of them is freshman Merv Lindsay, who was one of the school’s more lightly recruited players in recent years. Another freshman is a promising role player, point guard Naadir Tharpe. Another, Loyola Marymount transfer Kevin Young, is a 6-foot8 junior. He’ll be counted on to play inside for a coach who demands extremely physical play from his post players. Young weighs 185 pounds, and although he has a lot of bounce, he never has been described as a banger. Competing with that trio for minutes off the bench are former walk-ons Conner Teahan, a fifth-year senior, and Lamar University transfer Justin Wesley, a sophomore. Not that a team ranked 13th in the country should stand up to a national champion in any comparison, but just for fun, consider that Sherron Collins, Sasha Kaun and Cole Aldrich came off the bench four years ago. Last season, Thomas Robinson, Josh Selby, Elijah Johnson, Travis Releford and Jeff Withey were available in reserve. The thin bench comes in a year in which reserves could be needed more than in most. Robinson, a relentless, emotional competitor, forever is aggressive, which means playing to avoid things doesn’t come naturally to him, even it’s getting whistled for fouls he’s trying to avoid. Withey, who projects as a starter, blocks shots, but can get himself into foul trouble as well. Tyshawn Taylor, Johnson and Releford make a long, quick, bouncy perimeter trio, one that can compete with any group of starting guards in the nation. But Releford could have to spend some of his time in the post. Even if Kansas can avoid long-term injuries, a ranking as high as 13th, especially this early, seems a stretch, an unfair expectation of a team that, compared to most, lacks experience, size and outside shooting. If freshmen Ben McLemore, a super athlete and a skilled long-range shooter, and Jamari Traylor, an explosive big-bodied forward on the raw side, had been cleared academically, a No. 13 ranking might fit. But nobody will have right to feel as if Kansas fell short of realistic expectations if the Jayhawks finish ranked worse than 13th.

Poll on page 5B; related story on page 2B

By Gary Bedore

Kansas University’s basketball team practiced for a little over two hours Friday afternoon in Allen Fieldhouse. The spirited session was much shorter than most of those conducted by former KU coach Larry Brown from 1984 to ’88. “Today they get 20 hours of practice a week,” Hall of Famer Brown told several hundred high school, smallcollege and junior-college coaches during a 90-minute presentation at Bill Self’s KU coaches clinic. “When I was here, we went a long time. We went until we got it right. “Danny said I couldn’t operate under these rules today,” Brown added with a laugh. He was referring to KU assistant coach Danny Manning, leader of Brown’s 1988 NCAA title team. Currently out of coaching after leaving the NBA’s Charlotte Bobcats last season, the 71-year-old Brown is a popular speaker on the camp circuit. “I go all over the country and watch others coach,”

respect people have. I remember we played Temple (in 1987), and John Chaney (veteran Owls coach) got a standing ovation. The respect people have for our sport and the game in Kansas is the best. When you coach here, you feel it is special.” Brown doesn’t like one thing about college nowadays — the breaking up of leagues via realignment. “It’s really sad,” he said. “We’ve had some incredible Mike Yoder/Journal-World Photo rivalries in the Big East go FORMER KU AND NBA COACH LARRY BROWN, RIGHT, is to waste. They are not thinkintroduced to a crowd of women during Ladies Night Out ing of the student-athlete any with Bill Self on Thursday evening at Allen Fieldhouse. more. Think about some of Brown also participated in Self’s coaches clinic on Friday. the sports. Boise State may play at Villanova (missing exsaid Brown, who lives in “Bill has embraced the tra class time for travel). It’s Philadelphia. “Turg (former tradition,” Brown said. “I not right. Some rivalries in KU guard Mark Turgeon) is loved the school a lot when I the Big 12 leaving worry me.”

down the street at Maryland. coached here. Since he’s been Early entries: Brown was Calipari (John, former KU here, I love it a lot more. He’s staff member) is at Kentucky. made us all feel welcome. He asked his take regarding so Bill is here. Tad (Boyle, for- keeps us all involved. You many college players leaving mer KU player under Brown) see the kids he recruits ... he early for the NBA. “You have a heck of a reis at Colorado. With the lock- represents the school so well. out, I visit a lot of colleges to “I’ve been at UCLA and sponsibility as a coach telling be a resource if they need me. Kansas,” added North Caro- a kid who can make $8 or $9 “I like Philly, but it’s not lina graduate Brown, who led million to come back,” Brown Lawrence,” he added. the Bruins to the NCAA title said. “Heaven forbid they Ninth-year KU coach Self game in 1980. “Not saying come back and are injured. worked as a graduate assis- this just because I’m here ... At North Carolina, coach tant on Brown’s 1986 Final this place is the best because (Dean) Smith had a rule. If Four staff at KU. of the passion, support and you were a lottery pick, you

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KANSAS GOALIE KAITLYN STROUD (1) JUST MISSES a shot that went in for a score early in the Jayhawks’ 3-0 loss to Oklahoma on Friday at Jayhawk Soccer Complex.

KU soccer falls, 3-0 J-W Staff Reports

Oklahoma spoiled Kansas University’s soccer senior day, 3-0, on Friday at the Jayhawk Soccer Complex. Despite the loss, the Jayhawks earned the No. 7 seed at next week’s Big 12 championship and will face secondseeded Texas A&M at 8 p.m. Wednesday in San Antonio. Friday, OU improved to 7-12 overall, 2-6 in the Big 12 and dropped KU to 11-8 and 3-5. “Now we are in the postseason, so if we lose our season is over and there is no tomorrow,” Kansas coach Mark


Francis said. “Fortunately we have done enough up to today where we still get to play next week. I think the bottom line is we have to come out and play a lot better than what we did today. ” Kansas seniors Kelsey Clifton, Kortney Clifton and Jordyn Perdue were honored after the game. “Obviously it is pretty emotional, but it was a frustrating way to go out,” Perdue said. “It still does not take back from what we have accomplished so far this year because we are still in a good position to come out and win next week at Big 12’s.”

The Rangers, meanwhile, will spend the whole winter wondering how it all got away. Texas might dwell on it forever, in fact, at least until Nolan Ryan & Co. can reverse a World Series slide that started with last year’s five-game wipeout against San Francisco. Texas had not lost consecutive games since last August. These two defeats at Busch Stadium cost manager Ron Washington and the Rangers a chance to win their first title in the franchise’s 51year history. “I just told them they’re champions, which I believe,” Washington said. “Someone has to win, someone has to lose and the Cardinals did it. ... They were the better team. They are the world champions. All we can do is come back next year and commit ourselves to it, like they did this year.” The Cardinals won their first championship since 2006, and gave La Russa his third World Series title.

So, did he enjoy this exhilarating match-up? “Fun may not be the right word, but it’s fun now,” he said. The Cardinals were loose from the very beginning. “We were all in the clubhouse and we were a loose bunch of guys,” Motte said. “We were in there hanging out, dancing around, had music playing. We were all like that’s the way we win and that’s how we play the best and we came out we were able to do it today. It’s just amazing.” This marked the ninth straight time the home team had won Game 7 in the World Series. The wild-card Cardinals held that advantage over the AL West champions because the NL won the All-Star game — Texas could blame that on their own pitcher, C.J. Wilson, who

Box score on page 5B took the loss in July.

When Class 6A state cross country races begin this morning at Rim Rock Farm, a number of city high school runners will be looking to improve upon last year’s finish, while one team will do its best to chase down a state championship. Both Lawrence High and Free State will be represented in the girls and boys races on the familiar local course, and the Firebirds’ girls will be the easiest to spot, being the only city squad to qualify as a team. Free State’s Lynn Robinson, Molly McCord, Rosemary Newsome, Olivia Loney, Lauren Wethington, Bailey Sullivan and Ruthie Ozonoff helped FSHS take third place this past week at a regional and will have to contend with regional champions Maize, Olathe East, Shawnee Mission West, Derby and other highly rated programs, such as Shawnee Mission Northwest and Washburn Rural, when the girls race begins at 10 a.m. A senior, Robinson was the only current member of the FSHS girls to compete at state in 2010, and she finished 14th. A pair of Lawrence runners will be making return trips to state today. Junior Grace Morgan, who finished 30th last year, and senior Michala Ruder, 41st a year ago, both hope to move up in the rankings this time around, coach Brian Anderson said. When the 6A boys race begins at 11:30 a.m., just three city runners will be competing. The Free State boys, coached by Steve Heffernan, qualified two of their runners: Kain Anderson and Kamp Wiebe. Anderson placed second a week ago at the Shawnee Mission West regional and finished 10th at state last year. Wiebe finished 61st at state last season. The Lions’ Gavin Fischer will be the lone LHS runner in the boys race. The junior, making his second straight state run, was 55th in 2010. He finished seventh at the SMW regional, and Anderson said Fischer has shown improvement over the last few weeks leading up to the season finale.

a strong foundation for the future of the Big 12,” said Oklahoma State University President Burns Hargis, the chairman of the Big 12 board of directors. West Virginia is one of the founding members of the Big East’s football conference, created in 1991. Of the eight original members, only Rutgers remains. The Big East is trying to reconfigure itself as a 12-team football league and has been pitching itself to six schools, including Boise State. Now it will need seven to get to 12, though maybe not for a couple years. While the Big 12’s statement said West Virginia will begin competing in the 201213 athletic season, Big East Commissioner John Marinatto said the Mountaineers will be staying in the Big East for two more seasons. “West Virginia is fully aware that the Big East Conference is committed to enforcing the 27-month notification period for members who choose to leave the conference,” he said in a statement. West Virginia President James Clements said the university’s focus is on next summer’s conference transition, although there will be discussions with the Big East. “Our intent is clearly July 1 we’ll be a member of the Big 12,” Clements said. Syracuse and Pittsburgh announced last month they would join the ACC, and Marinatto has been adamant about saying the Big East plans to hold them for two more seasons. TCU was on its way to the Big East, set to join in 2012, before being diverted to the Big 12 earlier this month to take the place of Texas A&M, which was first to make the jump from the Big 12 to the SEC. The Big East can’t hold the Horned Frogs because they never started competing, but it does expect to receive a $5 million exit fee from them, Pittsburgh, Syracuse and West Virginia. Big East presidents two weeks ago agreed to raise the league’s exit fee to $10 million, but not until it had received commitments from one of its two main expansion targets — Air Force or Navy. West Virginia will not be on the hook for the doubled exit fee but clearly it will cost something for the Mountaineers to start playing in the Big 12 next season. Same goes for Pitt and Syracuse and the ACC. Clements said West Virginia wired half of the $5 million exit fee to the Big East on Friday. The other half will be sent when the school actually leaves. It appeared earlier in the week that the Big 12 had settled on West Virginia as its

had to come out (of school). A lot of coaches try to keep kids in school. “Danny could have come out (after his junior year in 1987). I couldn’t tell Danny what to do. I met with him and asked him what he wanted. He said, ‘I want to be No. 1 pick in the draft, win a national championship and graduate.’ I said, ‘If you come out (as junior), I think you’ll be the No. 1 pick. You can always earn your degree, but obviously you can’t win a championship.’ He came back and got all three.”

One more day: The coaches clinic continues today. Former New York Knicks and Houston Rockets coach Jeff Van Gundy will be featured speaker.

Self on Friday’s addition of West Virginia to the Big 12: “I think West Virginia is a great addition. Obviously, they bring a national name in multiple sports. And for me selfishly, I like the fact that coach Huggins (Bob, former Kansas State coach) is back in the league. I think he’ll definitely add some interest to our conference, which will be nothing but good for us.”

replacement for Missouri. But Louisville briefly reentered the picture, and the Mountaineers’ invitation to the Big 12 was put on hold. “We felt very confident and comfortable with our position where we were,” West Virginia Athletic Director Oliver Luck said. “I wouldn’t be completely honest if I didn’t say that we had a little bit of nervousness. We’re just glad it’s been finalized.” In the end the extra time didn’t pay off for the Cardinals. “I’m not certain how everything went down, but they fought a good battle and won,” Louisville Athletic Director Tom Jurich said. The Big 12, even before landing that big TV deal, distributed more revenue ($137 million) last year to its members than the Big East ($113), which will begin negotiating new TV deals next year. “It’s a great day to be a Mountaineer,” West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin told The Associated Press. first reported West Virginia’s move to the Big 12. The decision by the Big 12 caps a strange week of conference realignment that included West Virginia officials on Tuesday preparing a press release and planning a news conference to announce its conference switch, then being told later that day to put the brakes on those plans. Louisville made a late push for inclusion that reportedly involved a phone call from Kentucky Sen. Mitch McConnell, a Louisville alum, to Big 12 officials. “He lobbied for us, of course he did, as did many other people,” Jurich said. That set off Manchin, who threatened Wednesday a Senate investigation if it were found that another lawmaker had stood in the way of the Mountaineers’ move. Then late Thursday night, the SEC inadvertently posted on its website that Missouri was joining the league. The conference said no agreement has been reached with the school, but it was yet another sign it’s just a matter of time before the Tigers follow Texas A&M. Now, the focus shifts to the Big East and how it will rebuild. The plan is to add Boise State, Navy and Air Force as football-only members and SMU, Houston and Central Florida as all-sports members. “This move by West Virginia does not come as a surprise,” Marinatto said. “League officials, members of our conference and the candidate schools to whom we have been talking were aware of this possibility. We have taken West Virginia’s possible departure into account as we have moved forward with our realignment plans.” Temple had been considered before Big East officials settled on the Texas schools from Conference USA.



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AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA New England 5 1 0 .833 185 135 Buffalo 4 2 0 .667 188 147 N.Y. Jets 4 3 0 .571 172 152 Miami 0 6 0 .000 90 146 South W L T Pct PF PA Houston 4 3 0 .571 182 131 Tennessee 3 3 0 .500 112 135 Jacksonville 2 5 0 .286 84 139 Indianapolis 0 7 0 .000 111 225 North W L T Pct PF PA Pittsburgh 5 2 0 .714 151 122 Cincinnati 4 2 0 .667 137 111 Baltimore 4 2 0 .667 155 83 Cleveland 3 3 0 .500 97 120 West W L T Pct PF PA San Diego 4 2 0 .667 141 136 Oakland 4 3 0 .571 160 178 Kansas City 3 3 0 .500 105 150 Denver 2 4 0 .333 123 155 NATIONAL CONFERENCE East W L T Pct PF PA N.Y. Giants 4 2 0 .667 154 147 Dallas 3 3 0 .500 149 128 Washington 3 3 0 .500 116 116 Philadelphia 2 4 0 .333 145 145 South W L T Pct PF PA New Orleans 5 2 0 .714 239 158 Tampa Bay 4 3 0 .571 131 169 Atlanta 4 3 0 .571 158 163 Carolina 2 5 0 .286 166 183 North W L T Pct PF PA Green Bay 7 0 0 1.000 230 141 Detroit 5 2 0 .714 194 137 Chicago 4 3 0 .571 170 150 Minnesota 1 6 0 .143 148 178 West W L T Pct PF PA San Francisco 5 1 0 .833 167 97 Seattle 2 4 0 .333 97 128 Arizona 1 5 0 .167 116 153 St. Louis 0 6 0 .000 56 171 Sunday’s Games Indianapolis at Tennessee, noon New Orleans at St. Louis, noon Jacksonville at Houston, noon Miami at N.Y. Giants, noon Minnesota at Carolina, noon Arizona at Baltimore, noon Detroit at Denver, 3 p.m. Washington vs. Buffalo at Toronto, 3 p.m. Cleveland at San Francisco, 3:15 p.m. Cincinnati at Seattle, 3:15 p.m. New England at Pittsburgh, 3:15 p.m. Dallas at Philadelphia, 7:20 p.m. Open: Atlanta, Chicago, Green Bay, N.Y. Jets, Oakland, Tampa Bay Monday’s Game San Diego at Kansas City, 7:30 p.m.


Friday SOUTH Martin Luther 45, Mac Murray 22 Washington & Lee 49, Catholic 13 MIDWEST Kalamazoo 30, Alma 23 St. Scholastica 70, Presentation 20 SOUTHWEST TCU 38, BYU 28

Big 12 Kansas State Oklahoma State Oklahoma Texas A&M Texas Tech Baylor Texas Missouri Iowa State Kansas

Conf. All games W L W L 4 0 7 0 4 0 7 0 3 1 6 1 3 1 5 2 2 2 5 2 1 2 4 2 1 2 4 2 1 3 3 4 0 4 3 4 0 4 2 5

Today’s Games Missouri at Texas A&M, 11 a.m. (FX) Oklahoma at Kansas State, 2:30 p.m. (ESPN) Baylor at Oklahoma State, 2:30 p.m. (ABC) Kansas at Texas, 6 p.m. (JHN/LHN) Iowa State at Texas Tech, 6 p.m.


McNeese State, W 42-24 (1-0) Northern Illinois, W 45-42 (2-0) at Georgia Tech, L 24-66 (2-1) Texas Tech, L 34-45 (2-2) at Oklahoma State, L 28-70 (2-3) Oklahoma, L 17-47 (2-4) Kansas State, L 21-59 (2-5) Today — at Texas, 6 p.m. Nov. 5 — at Iowa State, 11:30 a.m. Nov. 12 — Baylor Nov. 19 — at Texas A&M Nov. 26 — vs. Missouri in Kansas City, Mo., 11 a.m.


Ottawa, W 41-16 (1-0) Peru (Neb.), W 55-12 (2-0) at Evangel (Mo.), L 27-34 (2-1) Central Methodist (Mo.), W 31-7 (3-1) at Missouri Valley (Mo.), L 7-38 (3-2) MidAmerica Nazarene, L 30-33 (3-3) at Avila (Mo.), W 37-20 (4-3) Culver-Stockton (Mo.), W 71-21 (5-3) Nov. 5 — Benedictine Nov. 12 — at Graceland (Iowa)


at Trinity Bible (N.D.), L 35-42 (0-1) Tabor, L 0-48 (0-2) at Southern Nazarene (Okla.), L 0-63 (0-3) at Bacone (Okla.), L 7-65 (0-4) SW Assemblies (Texas), L 2-46 (0-5) at Southwestern, L 0-65 (0-6) Quincy (Ill.), L 3-34 (0-7) St. Francis (Ill.), L 6-69 (0-8) Today — Robert Morris (Ill.) Nov. 5 — at Waldorf (Iowa) Nov. 12 — Trinity Bible (N.D.)

High School

Friday Arkansas City 41, Andover 28 Bishop Carroll 32, Hutchinson 24 Bishop Miege 75, KC Harmon 24 Blue Valley 40, Gardner-Edgerton 6 Bonner Springs 35, Lansing 21 BV Northwest 41, BV West 17 Centralia 72, Troy 12 Chase County 14, Bennington 12 Elkhart 58, Syracuse 0 Ellis 27, Oakley 19 Emporia 41, Valley Center 10 Garden City 18, Dodge City 15 Hays 35, Salina Central 21 Highland Park 61, Topeka West 26 Jackson Heights 42, Mission Valley 41 Johnson-Stanton County 49, Satanta 6 Kapaun Mount Carmel 41, Andover Central 7 KC Schlagle 60, KC Washington 0 LaCrosse 14, Plainville 8 Lawrence 20, Lawrence Free State 0 Leavenworth 35, SM North 14 Liberal 42, Wichita West 40 Lyndon 55, Oswego 6 Maize 41, Goddard 8 Manhattan 28, Junction City 20 McPherson 49, Newton 21 Meade 64, Sublette 8 Mill Valley 35, KC Turner 15 Olathe Northwest 56, Olathe North 28 Olathe South 36, Olathe East 18 Paola 42, Louisburg 7 Rawlins County 16, St. Francis 8 Riverside 62, Oskaloosa 22 Salina Sacred Heart 69, Herington 14 Salina South 26, Great Bend 21 Shawnee Heights 26, Topeka Seaman 0 SM East 27, SM South 0 SM Northwest 54, KC Wyandotte 20 SM West 34, BV North 31 St. Thomas Aquinas 28, Pittsburg 21 Topeka 54, Washburn Rural 53 Washington County 28, Valley Heights 24 Wichita Heights 49, Derby 35 Wichita North 30, Wichita Campus 15 Wichita Southeast 41, Wichita East 15

High School

Football Districts Standings Class 6A District 4 W L Points Ovl x-Olathe Northwest 2 1 +35 5-4 y-Lawrence 2 1 +16 6-3 Free State 2 1 -9 6-3 Olathe North 0 3 -32 5-4 x-district champ y-playoff berth Friday’s Games Lawrence High 20, Free State 0 Olathe Northwest 56, Olathe North 28 Class 5A District 2

W L Points Ovl x-Bishop Miege 3 0 +77 8-1 y-Mill Valley 2 1 +20 7-2 KC Turner 1 2 -27 4-5 KC Harmon 0 3 -70 3-6 x-district champ y-playoff berth Friday’s Games Bishop Miege 75, KC Harmon 24 Mill Valley 35, KC Turner 15 Class 4A District 2

W L Points Ovl x-Basehor-Linwood 3 0 +33 9-0 y-Perry-Lecompton 2 1 +19 7-2 Jefferson West 1 2 -13 4-5 Tonganoxie 0 3 -39 1-8 x-district champ y-playoff berth Thursday’s Games Basehor-Linwood 35, Perry-Lecompton 28 Jefferson West 46, Tonganoxie 0 Class 4A District 3

W L Points Ovl x-Blue Valley SW 3 0 +39 4-5 y-De Soto 2 1 +7 6-3 St. James 1 2 -7 4-5 Bishop Ward 0 3 -39 0-9 x-district champ y-playoff berth Thursday’s Games De Soto 41, St. James 34 Blue Valley Southwest 52, KC Bishop Ward 13 Class 4A District 4

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x-Eudora y-Baldwin Ottawa Santa Fe Trail x-district champ y-playoff berth Thursday’s Games Eudora 28, Baldwin 14 Ottawa 48, Santa Fe Trail 20 Class 3A District 4

x-Wellsville y-Central Heights West Franklin Uniontown x-district champ y-playoff berth Thursday’s Games Wellsville 46, West Franklin 0 Central Heights 27, Uniontown 20 Class 3A District 6

x-Silver Lake y-Rossville McLouth Pleasant Ridge x-district champ y-playoff berth Thursday’s Games Silver Lake 28, McLouth 7 Rossville 42, Pleasant Ridge 0

Lawrence High

SM West W, 35-12 (1-0) at Olathe South L, 22-33 (1-1) at Olathe East, L 20-21 (1-2) at Leavenworth, W 35-13 (2-2) SM East, W 31-0 (3-2) SM South, W 42-17 (4-2) at Olathe North, W 28-19 (5-2) Olathe NW, L 3-21 (5-3) at Free State, W 20-0 (6-3)

Free State

at Olathe South, L 14-35 (0-1) Leavenworth W, 23-20 (1-1) at SM South, W 26-21 (2-1) SM Northwest, W 42-7 (3-1) SM North, W 35-0 (4-1) at SM East, L 12-14 (4-2) at Olathe NW, W 20-14 (5-2) Olathe North, W 19-14 (6-2) Lawrence, L 0-20 (6-3)

AP Preseason Top 25

10-11 Rec. Pts Fin 1. North Carolina (62) 29-8 1,620 7 2. Kentucky 29-9 1,501 11 3. Ohio St. (1) 34-3 1,482 1 4. UConn (2) 32-9 1,433 9 5. Syracuse 27-8 1,338 12 6. Duke 32-5 1,301 3 7. Vanderbilt 23-11 1,120 25 8. Florida 29-8 1,086 15 9. Louisville 25-10 1,055 14 10. Pittsburgh 28-6 1,027 4 11. Memphis 25-10 997 — 12. Baylor 18-13 892 — 13. Kansas 35-3 755 2 14. Xavier 24-8 747 20 15. Wisconsin 25-9 720 16 16. Arizona 30-8 616 17 17. UCLA 23-11 404 — 18. Michigan 21-14 401 — 19. Alabama 25-12 395 — 20. Texas A&M 24-9 357 24 21. Cincinnati 26-9 353 — 22. Marquette 22-15 335 — 23. Gonzaga 25-10 283 — 24. California 18-15 230 — 25. Missouri 23-11 139 — Others receiving votes: Florida St. 131, Michigan St. 128, Temple 69, Washington 44, New Mexico 33, Butler 25, Texas 21, Villanova 14, Creighton 12, Purdue 10, Belmont 8, Drexel 8, UNLV 7, Saint Mary’s (Cal) 6, George Mason 5, West Virginia 4, Long Beach St. 3, Miami 3, Harvard 2, Illinois 2, Marshall 1, Minnesota 1, San Diego St. 1.

BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Assigned RHP Chris Jakubauskas and C Jake Fox outright to Norfolk (IL). DETROIT TIGERS — Exercised their 2012 option on RHP Jose Valverde. National League HOUSTON ASTROS — Claimed C Craig Tatum off waivers from Baltimore. Agreed to terms with OF Brandon Barnes on a minor league contract. Named Tim Bittner Mid-Atlantic amateur scout, Gavin Dickey South Texas amateur scout and John Martin Central and North Florida amateur scout. FOOTBALL National Football League NFL — Fined Seattle DE Red Bryant $15,000, Miami S Yeremiah Bell $15,000, Kansas City LB Tamba Hali $15,000, Kansas City CB Brandon Flowers $10,000, Baltimore S Bernard Pollard $10,000, Oakland LB Aaron Curry $10,000 and Oakland CB Stanford Routt $7,500 for their actions during last week’s games. CINCINNATI BENGALS — Activated CB Adam “Pacman” Jones from the physicallyunable-to-perform list. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Released CB Leigh Bodden. Signed CB Josh Victorian to the practice squad. Released CB Malcolm Williams from the practice squad. HOCKEY National Hockey League ANAHEIM DUCKS — Reassigned LW Patrick Maroon and LW Jean-Francois Jacques to Syracuse (AHL). COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Recalled F Matt Calvert from Springfield (AHL). Assigned LW Maksim Mayorov and D David Savard to Springfield. EDMONTON OILERS — Recalled D Jeff Petry from Oklahoma City (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Traded C Cal O’Reilly to Phoenix for a 2012 fourth-round draft pick. PHOENIX COYOTES — Assigned D Chris Summers to Portland (AHL). Acquired C Cal O’Reilly from the Nashville Predators for a fourth-round 2012 draft pick. WINNIPEG JETS — Assigned F Aaron Gagnon to St. John’s (AHL). American Hockey League SPRINGFIELD FALCONS — Returned D Ray Macias to Reading (ECHL). COLLEGE BIG 12 CONFERENCE — Announced the Board of Directors voted unanimously to accept West Virginia as a full conference member effective July 1, 2012. HAMPDEN-SYDNEY — Announced the addition of men’s swimming as an intercollegiate sport. KENNESAW STATE — Dismissed junior G Chase Robinson from the men’s basketball team. TEMPLE — Named Rebecca Smith women’s assistant rowing coach.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W Pittsburgh 12 8 Philadelphia 10 5 New Jersey 8 4 N.Y. Rangers 8 3 N.Y. Islanders 8 3 Northeast Division GP W Toronto 9 6 Buffalo 9 6 Ottawa 10 5 Montreal 10 3 Boston 9 3 Southeast Division GP W Washington 8 7 Carolina 10 4 Florida 9 5 Tampa Bay 10 4 Winnipeg 9 3

L OT Pts GF GA 2 2 18 36 24 4 1 11 36 35 3 1 9 19 21 3 2 8 16 18 4 1 7 16 20 L OT Pts GF GA 2 1 13 30 29 3 0 12 27 19 5 0 10 31 39 5 2 8 25 28 6 0 6 20 21 L OT Pts GF GA 1 0 14 31 16 3 3 11 27 30 4 0 10 23 23 4 2 10 32 35 5 1 7 26 35

WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Chicago 9 5 2 2 12 27 23 Detroit 8 5 3 0 10 22 22 St. Louis 9 5 4 0 10 25 24 Nashville 9 4 4 1 9 21 26 Columbus 10 1 8 1 3 23 34 Northwest Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Edmonton 10 6 2 2 14 21 16 Colorado 10 6 4 0 12 29 27 Minnesota 9 3 3 3 9 20 23 Vancouver 10 4 5 1 9 24 29 Calgary 8 3 4 1 7 19 22 Pacific Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Dallas 10 7 3 0 14 25 22 Los Angeles 9 6 2 1 13 22 16 Anaheim 9 5 3 1 11 21 22 San Jose 8 5 3 0 10 25 19 Phoenix 9 4 3 2 10 27 28 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Thursday’s Games Pittsburgh 3, N.Y. Islanders 2, SO Montreal 2, Boston 1 Buffalo 4, Columbus 2 Toronto 4, N.Y. Rangers 2 Winnipeg 9, Philadelphia 8 Ottawa 4, Florida 3 Nashville 5, Tampa Bay 3 Anaheim 3, Minnesota 2 Los Angeles 5, Dallas 3 Edmonton 2, Washington 1 Phoenix 5, New Jersey 3 Friday’s Games Carolina 3, Chicago 0 San Jose 4, Detroit 2 Edmonton 3, Colorado 1 Calgary 3, St. Louis 1 Today’s Games Ottawa at N.Y. Rangers, 2 p.m. Florida at Buffalo, 6 p.m. Pittsburgh at Toronto, 6 p.m. Boston at Montreal, 6 p.m. San Jose at N.Y. Islanders, 6 p.m. Carolina at Philadelphia, 6 p.m. Winnipeg at Tampa Bay, 6 p.m. Anaheim at Nashville, 7 p.m. Detroit at Minnesota, 7 p.m. New Jersey at Dallas, 7 p.m. Columbus at Chicago, 7:30 p.m. Los Angeles at Phoenix, 8 p.m. Washington at Vancouver, 9 p.m. Sunday’s Games Anaheim at Columbus, 5:30 p.m. Toronto at Ottawa, 6:30 p.m. Los Angeles at Colorado, 7 p.m. St. Louis at Edmonton, 7 p.m.

MLS Playoffs

WILD CARDS Wednesday, Oct. 26: New York 2, FC Dallas 0 Thursday, Oct. 27: Colorado 1, Columbus 0 EASTERN CONFERENCE Semifinals Sporting Kansas City vs. Colorado Sunday, Oct. 30: Sporting Kansas City at Colorado, 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2: Colorado at Sporting Kansas City, 6 p.m. Houston vs. Philadelphia Sunday, Oct. 30: Houston at Philadelphia, 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3: Philadelphia at Houston, 7:30 p.m. Championship Sunday, Nov. 6: TBD WESTERN CONFERENCE Semifinals Los Angeles vs. New York Sunday, Oct. 30: Los Angeles at New York, 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3: New York at Los Angeles, 10 p.m. Seattle vs. Real Salt Lake Today: Seattle at Real Salt Lake, 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2: Real Salt Lake at Seattle, 9 p.m. Championship Sunday, Nov. 6: TBD MLS CUP Sunday, Nov. 20: Conference Champions at Carson, Calif., 8 p.m.

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Can K-State upend OU again? ————

Wildcats would like to duplicate ’93 feat MANHATTAN (AP) — One of the biggest victories during Bill Snyder’s first tenure at Kansas State came in 1993, on a Saturday in late October, when Oklahoma came rolling into town. Snyder was in his fifth year of rebuilding arguably the worst program in the history of college football, and despite modest success, was still in search of a signature victory. The Sooners were ranked No. 13 at the time and had no reason to believe the incredible winning streak they’d had against the downtrodden Wildcats would end. But on a homecoming afternoon, Kansas State stunned them 21-7, and would go on to finish 9-2-1 and reach its second bowl game ever.

“It was one of the steps we felt, ‘Yeah, we kind of took another step,’” recalls Bob Stoops, who was an assistant to Snyder at the time and is now the head coach at Oklahoma. As fond as those memories are, Stoops doesn’t want Snyder to earn another programdefining victory today, when the 11th-ranked Sooners visit No. 10 Kansas State. Once again in late October, and once again on homecoming. “Playing coach Snyder and the whole group of guys there, it’s just complicated, because they’re very smart in how they play, and how they work their offense, how they work their defense,” Stoops said. “Playing against them, you have to be disciplined in what you do, so it’s challenging.”

Stoops knows firsthand how challenging. One of the best teams he’s ever had at Oklahoma came into the 2003 Big 12 title game as a heavy favorite to knock off Kansas State, which had struggled mightily early in the season. Ell Roberson, Darren Sproles and Co. instead handed the Sooners a humbling 35-7 defeat. Stoops acknowledged that he tried to model what he’s done at Oklahoma on Snyder’s handiwork. It’s only natural, he said, given how bad Kansas State was when they both arrived. “I don’t know that anybody can really look back, unless you were there at that time and could see how really poor and rotten it really was — there’s no describing

it,” Stoops said. “There really isn’t. It was horrendous. I hope no one there is mad. They know it. It was.” So why did Stoops sign on to such a job? “I was young and naive,” he said. “I’ve said this to coach before: I believe it helped me because I never thought for a minute we wouldn’t win. I had that much respect and faith in coach Snyder having worked with him all those years at Iowa. And all we did at Iowa was win. Coach Snyder with Hayden Fry, I was a young player on the team, hadn’t had a winning season in 18 years or so. And my third year, their third year there, we’re in the Rose Bowl and Big Ten champions. “So, I thought, ‘That’s what we do,’” Stoops said.

When Kansas has the ball Kansas rush offense vs. Texas rush defense Kansas, which ranks 31st in the country in rushing yards per game (188), seems to have narrowed its attack to a three-back approach that includes sophomore James Sims (485 yards, 7 touchdowns) and true freshmen Darrian Miller (320, 4) and Tony Pierson (285, 2). Red-shirt freshman Brandon Bourbon (162, 1) remains in the mix and seems to be ready whenever he’s called upon, but the bulk of the carries in recent weeks have gone to Sims and Miller, with Pierson receiving the change-of-pace touches. KU has 15 rushing TDs so far this year and has run 65 more rushing plays than its opponents this season and is averaging four yards per rush. Edge: Kansas. Kansas pass offense vs. Texas pass defense Quietly, KU quarterback Jordan Webb continues to perform well week after week. Aside from a couple of games early in conference play in which Webb tossed multiple interceptions, the sophomore QB has completed a high percentage (67.1) of his passes and taken advantage of the team’s solid rushing attack setting up the play-action pass. In seven games, Webb has thrown for 1,408 yards and 12 touchdowns. But Webb is facing a different animal this week. With their relentless blitzing and impressive team speed, the Longhorns have limited opposing QBs to 204 yards per game and have surrendered just eight TDs through the air. Edge: Texas.

When Texas has the ball

Texas pass offense vs. Kansas pass defense Although the Longhorns are working with two rather inexperienced quarterbacks, the UT passing game has been good enough to get the nod in this one. Texas is averaging 204 yards per game through the air, but may have found a lift in freshman QB David Ash. At 6-foot-3, 222 pounds, Ash has good size, good mobility and a good arm. He also has shown he can throw on the run. The Texas wide receivers, though young, also have aboveaverage size and speed. With that going for the Longhorns and Kansas’ 119th-ranked pass defense (319 ypg) going against the Jayhawks, UT should find success when it takes to the air. Edge: Texas.

Special teams L.G. Patterson/AP File Photo

OKLAHOMA STATE WIDE RECEIVER JUSTIN BLACKMON, RIGHT, catches an eight-yard touchdown pass as Missouri defensive back E.J. Gaines defends during their game last Saturday in Columbia, Mo.

Last week, Kansas gave up a kickoff return for a touchdown and damaged its own chances at a solid day in the return game with multiple penalties. The Longhorns simply have too much speed and too many weapons not to get the edge here. Experience also is on UT’s side as the kicking game is handled by senior punter and place kicker Justin Tucker. Edge: Texas.

Cowboys hope Blackmon KU’s defensive woes back today against Baylor weigh on coordinator

STILLWATER, OKLA. (AP) — Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy had enough trouble convincing All-American receiver Justin Blackmon he wasn’t going to get to play again after taking a shot to the head. He’s hoping he won’t have the same problem a week later. Gundy said he believes Blackmon will be able to play for the third-ranked Cowboys against Baylor (4-2, 1-2 Big 12) today after he was held out of the second half of last week’s victory at Missouri. Oklahoma State (7-0, 4-0) will already be without another starting receiver after Hubert Anyiam suffered a seasonending foot injury a week ago. Gundy said Blackmon, the nation’s top receiver last season, probably could have played after he took a blow to the head and started experiencing headaches last week. He stopped short of saying whether Blackmon had a concussion. “Back when I played, they didn’t know what it was. They just put you back out there and you were OK one way or the other, which I think is wrong because nobody knew

what they were back then,” Gundy said. “Precautionary measures are taken now for all the right reasons.” Gundy said Blackmon was eager to get back into the Missouri game and he considered taking away the Biletnikoff Award winner’s helmet to make sure he didn’t go back in. “Whether we’d like to admit it or not, some of those players that are really, really good, they’re put together differently than normal people,” Gundy said. “They don’t think the same way. You just look at the history of the game. There’s very few of those really good players that are just normal like we are.” The Cowboys’ offense kept clicking without Blackmon and Anyiam, but the running game became the major focus. After attempting passes on 37 of 46 first-half plays — including 24 straight at one point — Oklahoma State tried more rushes than passes in the second half. Still, Gundy said he has confidence in Isaiah Anderson, Michael Harrison and other backups who’ll play a bigger role with Anyiam out

— and even more if Blackmon doesn’t play. “They’re guys that have been around our program and understand, and now they have to step up and make more plays,” Gundy said. “We’ve been fortunate here for the last few years that whenever we turn it over to them and say, ‘You’re the guy,’ that they’ve stepped up and played pretty well.” The Cowboys rank second in the nation in passing (387 ypg) and scoring (48.6 ppg) and third in total offense (549 ypg). They will be facing another attack that ranks near the top. Robert Griffin III is the Bowl Subdivision’s most efficient passer and he leads the way for a group that ranks just ahead of Oklahoma State in total offense (550 ypg) and sits sixth in scoring (44.3 ppg) and seventh in passing (341 ypg). For both teams, defense will be at a premium. “If they stop them, we’ve got to go score. If they don’t stop them, we’ve got to go score. So it doesn’t change our job on offense,” Griffin said. “We know we can put up points in a hurry and that’s what we’re looking to do.”

Tech aims to put OU win behind LUBBOCK, TEXAS (AP) — Texas Tech quarterback Seth Doege is hoping for a memory lapse when the 19th-ranked Red Raiders take the field tonight against Iowa State. He figures that’s the best way for his team to avoid a letdown after last week’s 4138 upset win at third-ranked Oklahoma. “We’ve got to forget about this one. It’s over. It was awesome,” said Doege, the nation’s leading passer who’s averaging about 372 yards per game. “If you want this one to continue to be special . . . then you’ve got to win the next one.”


Texas rush offense vs. Kansas rush defense Behind a strong start to the season by true freshman Malcolm Brown, the Longhorns enter this one with the 37th-best rushing attack in the country. Brown is averaging five yards per carry and 86 yards per game. The 6-foot, 217-pound back has rushed for three TDs. Brown’s numbers likely would be higher if not for the presence of senior tailback Fozzy Whittaker, who also averages five yards per carry and has 220 yards and four TDs so far this season. UT’s top two tailbacks lead a unit that averages 182 yards per game. Edge: Texas.

Aggies recall loss to MU COLLEGE STATION, TEXAS (AP) — Texas A&M coach Mike Sherman was so unhappy with his team’s 30-9 loss to Missouri last season that he set fire to the game plan, play book and tape the Monday after the game. He wanted his team to forget about the loss and figured burning the remnants would be the best way to do it. The Aggies salvaged the season by winning the next six games. No. 16 Texas A&M (5-2, 3-1 Big 12) is preparing again to host Missouri (3-4, 1-3) today, and most of the Aggies said they don’t really think about that game. But Sherman hasn’t let it go. “I think we learned from the mistakes of the Missouri game and got better after that,” he said. “It definitely was a low point, but you can learn a lot about yourself and what you need to do from those low points if you look at yourself objectively. ... does it linger? It does for me, because we should have played better.” He hopes Texas A&M can extend its winning streak to four games against a team that many believe will soon be following the Aggies to the Southeastern Conference. After that Missouri game a year ago, Sherman split quarterback duties between Jerrod Johnson and Ryan Tannehill and then wound up benching Johnson for the rest of the season. Playing receiver against Missouri last season gives Tannehill a pretty good idea of what to expect today. “Last year we didn’t play well and they put it on us pretty good,” he said. “They are a good football team, an aggressive defense that will throw a lot of things at you. They’re not afraid to bring a lot of pressure.” The Tigers know that this team lead by Tannehill and entering the game is different than the one they faced last season. The senior has thrown for 15 touchdowns and 2,005 yards this season.


One memory still vivid around here is the Red Raiders’ 52-38 loss last year in Ames, when turnovers and a late onside kick backfired for an ISU touchdown. Despite not having played, Doege remembers that Iowa State “gave it to us pretty good.” Texas Tech coach Tommy Tuberville called the loss in Ames a “big disappointment.” His team started slow, falling behind Iowa State 24-0. “But they outplayed us,” Tuberville said. “Outcoached us, outplayed us, and it wasn’t a very good plane trip on the way home. But each year you

get another shot, and this year our shot is here.” The game for the Red Raiders (5-2, 2-2 Big 12) comes a week after they stunned the Sooners, who were riding a home win streak of 39 games. Doege threw for four touchdowns and ran for another. The win got Texas Tech back into the poll for the first time since the end of the 2009 season. The Red Raiders would be bowl eligible for a 19th straight year with a win tonight. “The quarterback was unbelievably accurate with his throws,” said Iowa State coach

Paul Rhoads, who was Tuberville’s defensive coordinator at Auburn in 2008. The win at OU “confirmed what we already know about this league. Every week you’re going to be challenged to play great football if you’re going to have an opportunity to win.” The Cyclones (3-4, 0-4) are desperate for a conference win and are pinning their hopes on Jared Barnett, a red-shirt freshman from Garland who’ll be making his first start at quarterback. He replaces Steele Jantz, a junior who crafted a few comefrom-behind wins earlier this year.

By Jesse Newell

Kansas University football defensive coordinator Vic Shealy talked to reporters Wednesday with his teenage son, Will, a few steps behind him. Will is around because Vic decided it would be a good idea to bring him to KU’s football practice. The two hadn’t seen each other since Sunday night. This is Shealy’s life during the season as an assistant coach, though he isn’t complaining or asking for sympathy. He calls it “the grind,” and says every coach becomes accustomed to it. He points out the bags under his eyes and later talks about his schedule, which includes working 12 hours Sunday, followed by 18 on Monday, 16 on Tuesday and 16 on Wednesday. Asked about sleep, he jokingly asks what that word means. “If you play better,” Shealy says, “you get sleep.” The man who has taken as much criticism as anyone for Kansas’ struggles this year isn’t oblivious to what’s going on around him. Shealy knows there’s pressure to perform in the final five games of the year. He knows fans have grown tired of seeing the Jayhawks’ defense shredded for big plays while giving up 50.4 points per game. He knows there’s no victory in this business other than what the scoreboard says. But there’s a human side to this, too. Shealy takes his job home with him every night. And KU’s defensive lack of production this year has torn him up. “Probably the thing that is the toughest ... your players, you want to see them have success,” Shealy says. “So it cuts at you when they’re not being successful. It motivates you, but to a certain level, it eats away at you inside.” The huge blowouts have

been the most difficult for Shealy. The worst was KU’s 66-24 loss to Georgia Tech on Sept. 17. After the game, for the first time in 30-plus-year coaching career, Shealy left the game feeling like he stunk as a coach. “I will carry that scar for a long time,” Shealy says. The second-worst day for Shealy was Saturday, when KU was dominated, 59-21, by rival Kansas State at home. “You walk across that field or walk out of that press box after we’ve got our butt kicked, I tell you what now, that ain’t cool now,” Shealy says. “I hate to say it, but I didn’t get into it for that. I got in for the good days, and making a difference in the life of some kids along the way.” Shealy is working hard to get things righted. Just this week, he texted a friend at Pac-12 school to get his ideas on a certain defensive thought. He calls his father, Dal — who was head coach at Richmond for nearly a decade in the 1980s — about once a week, sometimes to talk football and other times to get his mind away from it. Shealy also engrosses himself in film of KU and its opponent because, as he says, the film never lies. “As good or bad as it is,” Shealy says, “it’s where you are.” Right now, it’s safe to say the Jayhawks aren’t where they’d like to be. KU has allowed 7.6 yards per play — a full half-yard more than the second-worst NCAA team, New Mexico. No matter how much pressure he gets from fans, boosters or the media, Shealy says he puts 10 times that pressure on himself. “When it comes right down to it, if (players) don’t play as well as they need to play to be successful, it’s my job to coach them better,” Shealy says. “And that’s the most frustrating thing, is I want them to be successful.”


1000 Connecticut St. Tony Cash, pastor .......................913-772-8337 Sabbath School ............................... 9:20 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m. For information call ...........................843-6383


647 Maple St. P.O. Box 923 Lawrence, KS 66044-0923 Rev. Dr. Theodore R. Lee, Sr .........913-775-0388 Sunday School .............................. 10.00 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 6:30 p.m. Women’s Missionary, 2nd Fri. monthly ... 6:30 p.m.


900 New York Street ..........................841-0847 Rev. Verdell Taylor ...........................865-1589 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 6:30 p.m.



2140 SW Hodges Rd., Topeka ........785-273-4619 Traditional Worship, Faith & Practice 1928 Book of Common Prayer Services ..Sunday at 10:00 a.m. & Wed. 5:30 p.m. Father Gerald Parks...


CALVARY TEMPLE ASSEMBLY OF GOD Louisiana at 29th St. Terr. Pastor Marshall Lackrone...................842-6463 Sunday Morning Worship ..................10:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Sunday School........... 9:30 a.m. Sunday Evening Service .................... 6:30 p.m. Monday Night New Converts Class ....... 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study ............. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Youth Meetings................ 6:30 p.m.


3200 Clinton Parkway ........................843-7189 Rev. Rick Burwick, Pastor SATURDAY Men’s Breakfast and Meeting .............. 8:00 a.m. Hispanic Service ................................ 6:00 p.m. SUNDAY AM Worship Service; Kids Count Children’s Ministry; Nursery Care ........10:00 a.m. L.I.F.E. Classes for all ages; Nursery (Girls Ministry; Pioneer Club for boys; Jr. High class; electives for adults ........ 6:00 p.m. THURSDAY Youth Ministries .............................. 6:30 p.m.


800 Block of Main Street, Eudora ..........542-2182 Rev. Glenn H. Weld, Pastor MPV Prayer Meeting Saturday,............ 7:30 p.m. Sunday School ............................... .9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. Youth Alive Sunday .............................. 6 p.m. Children’s Church prior to sermon Sunday Evening Praise ...................... 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Service .......................... 7:00 p.m.


5th & Baker, Baldwin City ...................594-3045 Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Evening Worship ............................. 6:00 p.m. Wed. Evening Worship ...................... 7:00 p.m.


1225 Oak St., Perry, KS 66073 (located in Williamstown) Pastors Rick Burcham & Gary Pearson 785-597-5228. Sunday School .................... ............9:30 a.m. Morning Worship ............................10:30 a.m. Evening Service/Youth...................... .6:30 p.m. Wednesday Concert of Prayer ............. 6:30 p.m.



4824 Quail Crest Place Phone: (785) 843-2703 Worship Service ................. 10:00 a.m. Sundays Children’s Classes .....................1:00-3:00 p.m.




Location ............ 1115 N. 1700 Rd, Lawrence, KS Phone.................................... (785) 856-1398 Pastor.................................. Everett Ledbetter Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship ............................10:30 a.m. Evening Worship ............................. 6:00 a.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study ............. 7:00 p.m.


525 West 20th, PO Box 703.....542-2734 Kevin Wood, Pastor Jeff Ingle, Associate Pastor Sunday: Sunday School ...............................9:00am Worship Service ........................... 10:15am Children’s Worship........................ 10:15am Small Groups ....................... Various Times Wednesday ...................................10:30 a.m. Awana(ages 4-12......................... 6:30 p.m. Youth ....................................... 6:30 p.m. Adult Prayer ............................... 6:30 p.m.


1330 Kasold Drive.............................843-0020 Rev. Matthew Sturtevant, Senior Pastor Patrick Landau, Pastorial Assistant Sunday Schedule: -Sunday school, 9:30 a.m., Worship at 8:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. e-mail:


6th & Baker, Baldwin, Ks. .............785-594-4104 Richard & Denise Austin ............... Pastor & wife Sunday Worship .......................................10:30 a.m. Bluegrass Music Celebration.........5:00-6:00 p.m. Adult Bible Study .......................7:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday Teen Bible Study .......................7:00-8:00 p.m. Adult Bible Study .......................7:00-8:00 p.m. Every last Sunday: Potluck meal after morning worship. Every 3rd Tuesday: Women’s Group ...... 7:00 p.m. Handicap Accessible. Nursery Available.



3201 West 31st Street ........................841-1756 Rev. Gary L. Myer, Pastor ...................842-6107 Sunday School & Worship .................10:00 a.m. Evening Services ........................... ..6:00 p.m. Wednesday Evening Worship ....... .......7:30 p.m. Nursery available


265 North Michigan Pastor Don Cunningham Sunday School ............................... .9:45 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Evening Service........................... ....7:00 p.m. Prayer Service (In Homes) ...... ...........7:30 p.m.


1781 E. 800 Rd. Rev. Scott Hanks ..............................887-2200 Sunday School ............................... .9:30 a.m. Worship Services............................10:30 a.m. Evening Worship .......................... ...6:00 p.m. Wednesday Service ...................... ....7:00 p.m. Services also available in Spanish.


911 Massachusetts, Lawrence, KS 66044 Gabriel Alvarado, Pastor.....................838-9093 Ministry Training ............................. 9:30 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:30 a.m.



710 Locust St. Lawrence, KS 66044 (785) 331-2299 We Welcome You to Our Services Sunday School .................................. 9:45 am Morning Worship ..............................11:00 am Sunday Evening .............................. ..6:30 pm Wednesday Prayer ............................. 7:00 pm Pastor Stephen V. Skea .............. (785) 242-6531


1646 Vermont ..................................843-5811 Pastor, Rev. Rickey D. Rambo Sunday School ............................... .9:30 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Wednesday Prayer & Study ................ 7:30 p.m.


847 Ohio Street ................................843-5828 Pastor Delmar A. White ......................843-5828 Christian Outreach Center ............. (785) 843-6472 ................................................. fax 843-6481 Sunday Morning Worship ............................. 7:45 a.m.

Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship ............................10:45 a.m. Wednesday Midweek Prayer Service & Bible Study 11:30 a.m. & 7:00 p.m. Transportation available, contact Outreach Center



“A place where Real People care about Real Issues” Worship location: 5150 Clinton Pkwy. Lawrence, KS 66047 Ron Channell, pastor .........................843-3325 Sunday School/Bible Studies............... 9:45 a.m. Sunday Worship Service ...................11:00 a.m. Website


Lawrence Hampton Inn Jerry Porter, pastor ...........................331-4673 Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:45 a.m. Sunday Evening Worship ................... 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Evening Service ............... 7:00 p.m.

CORNERSTONE SOUTHERN BAPTIST CHURCH 802 West 22nd Terrace ......................843-0442 Sunday School ............................... .9:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship ..................10:45 a.m. Sunday Evening Service .................... 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Evening Service ....... ........6:30 p.m. Wednesday Children and Youth Activities ................................... 6:30 p.m.


146 Indian Ave. ................................841-7355 Elders: John Gaskin, Hubert White, John Morris Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Worship ......................... 11:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. Wednesday Activities........................ 6:30 p.m.


4300 West Sixth St. ...........................843-8167 Sunday Traditional Worship...................... 8:30 a.m. Bible Study for all ages ................. 9:30 a.m. Contemporary Worship.................10:45 a.m. Children’s Worship......................10:45 a.m. (except for 1st Sunday of month) Wednesday: Adult Prayer Time ........................ 6:00 p.m. Youth ....................................... 6:00 p.m. Children’s Programs (ages 4-12)...... 6:30 p.m. Adult Bible Study ......................... 6:30 p.m. Traditional Choir.......................... 6:30 p.m. Worship Team Choir ..................... 7:00 p.m.


1103 Main ......................................542-2734 Kevin Wood, Pastor Jeff Ingle, Youth Pastor Men’s Breakfast (1st Sat. of Month) ...... 8:00 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................10:15 a.m. Sunday Evening Prayer Time/Various Studies ................................................... 6:30 p.m. AWANA – (Children Kindergarten to 6th grade) ............................... Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. Students Night Out Together (SNOT) ................. ............................3rd Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Prayer Meeting ........... Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. Wednesday Youth Night, Nottingham Elementary Gym ................................................... 6:30 p.m. Women’s Fellowship Dinner Out ...................... ............................. 3rd Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Celebrate Recovery .................Fridays at 8 p.m.



505 Monterey Way John R. Scollon, correspondent ............841-5271 Prayer Meeting ............................... 9:00 a.m. Lord’s Supper ................................. 9:30 a.m. Sunday School ...............................11:00 a.m. Family Bible Hour ...........................11:55 a.m. Wednesday Night Fellowship .............. 6:15 p.m.


906 N 1464 Road ..............................843-3239 (Just South of the 1500 Road Exit on K-10 West) Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. A variety of weekly small groups are available!


1942 Massachusetts ..........................841-3437 Leo Barbee, Jr., Sr. Pastor..................841-3437 Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. Children’s Church – Nursery Wednesday Night Bible Study ................. 7 p.m. Classes for adults and youth. Child care provided.




Rod Hinkle, Minister Sunday Services: Sunday School for all ages ........10:00-11:00 a.m. Children’s Church and Nursery .... 11 a.m. to noon Worship and Communion Services ...................................10:55 a.m.-12:00 p.m.


6001 Bob Billings Parkway Fr. Mick Mulvany, Pastor ....................843-6286 Saturday Mass ............................... .4:00 p.m. Sunday Masses ...................... 8:30, 10:00 a.m. Reconciliation.......3:15 p.m. Saturday or by appt.


700 Wakarusa Drive ..........................841-5685 Pieter Willems, Pastor .......................841-5685 Mustard Seed Christian Fellowship Sunday Services ............................10:00 a.m. Classes for all ages ................... 9:00-9:45 a.m. Wed. Jr. & Sr. High Youth Group ........ 7:00 p.m. No Active On-Campus Group currently Discipleship Class Sundays ................ 5:00 p.m.


LAWRENCE HEIGHTS CHRISTIAN CHURCH 2321 Peterson Rd. ............................843-1729 2 blocks west of Hallmark Cards Steve Koberlein, Senior Pastor Barry Watts, Associate Pastor Sandy Biggerstaff, Music Director Worship ........................................ 8:15 a.m. Sunday School/Bible Studies............... 9:30 a.m. Worship .......................................10:30 a.m. Youth Group ....................................... 6 p.m. Midweek Bible Studies, call for information




(12 mi. SW of Lawrence, 458 to County Rd 1039) 883 E 800 Rd. Pastor Jane Flora-Swick Adult Bible Study (Sunday)……………..9:30 a.m. Worship Service…………….…………10:30 a.m. Children’s Sunday School….………….10:45 a.m. Fellowship & Food……....................11:30 a.m.


County Rd. 1029 N. of Globe Store, W. of Lone Star Lake Stuart Land, Pastor Worship .......................................10:00 a.m. Wed. Backbone Bible Fellowship ......... 9:30 a.m.


851 Elm .........................................842-7578 P.O. Box 442519, Lawrence, KS 66044 F.D. Galloway, Pastor ........................841-4719 Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Morning Worship ............................10:30 a.m.


Louisiana & 29th St. Terr. ...................843-9565 Dennis Carnahan, Pastor Sunday Worship .............................10:45 a.m. Bible Study Wednesday .........10 a.m. and 7 p.m.


646 Alabama ...................................749-0951 P.O. Box 442231 Rev. William A. Dulin ........................843-8913 Sunday School ...............................10:30 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................12:15 p.m. Tuesday Bible Study ......................... 7:00 p.m. Thursday Evening Worship ................. 7:00 p.m.


109 W. 9th (9th & Main), Ottawa, KS Pastor Charles Andrews................785-242-1619 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................11:00 a.m. Monday evening Prayer Service........... 7:00 p.m.



Contemporary, Evangelical 619 Vermont....................................832-1845 Website: Email: Paul Gray, Senior Pastor Discovery Service & Children’s Church ... 10:00 a.m. A nursery is available for both services. Other ministries: youth groups, small groups, Bible studies, college ministry, Christian concerts, community projects. Call the church for more information. New Hope Medical Clinic open Wednesdays 9 AM to 12 PM and 2 PM to 5 PM


1900 University Drive.........................843-8427 Pastor Elder Nancy Zahniser ................887-6248 Church School................................. 9:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:00 a.m. We proclaim Jesus Christ and promote relational ministries of acceptance, love and support through small groups and celebration. Communion Service-The first Sunday of each month. Priesthood meetings-Held the first Sunday of each month from 8-8:45 a.m. Tuesday schedule: Bible study class meets each week from 10-11 a.m. Classes are free and open to all who care to participate. Wednesday schedule: Prayer services - Held the last Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m.


Meets each week at 711 Louisiana in the Malls shopping center at 10:00 am. Marilyn Binns, pastor.........................766-2924 Communion service--the first Sunday of each month. We proclaim Jesus Christ and promote relational ministries of acceptance, love and support through small groups and celebration.


SAINTS PETER & PAUL ANTIOCHIAN ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCH 2516 SW Huntoon, Topeka (3 blocks west of Huntoon & MacVicar) Rev. Fr. Joseph Longofono..................354-7718 Sunday Orthros ................................... 9 a.m. Sunday Divine Liturgy ......................... 10 a.m. Saturday Great Vespers ..................... 5:45 p.m.

SAINT NICHOLAS ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN CHURCH (Orthodox Church in America - Midwest) Rev. Timothy Sawchak 846 Illinois, Suite A, Lawrence Sunday Hours/Confession..................10:10 a.m. Sunday Divine Liturgy ......................10:30 a.m. Saturday Great Vespers ..................... 5:30 p.m.

Dale & Ron’s Auto Service

American Dream Realty, LLC

Dillons Food Stores

ASK Associates, Inc.

Conference Management Services 1505 Kasold Dr., Lawrence • 785-841-8194

Bryant Collision Repair 1214 E. 23rd • 843-5803

Carlos O’Kelly’s Mexican Cafe 707 W. 23rd St. • 832-0550

Chaney Incorporated 930 E. 27th St. • 843-1691

Community Mercantile 901 Iowa • 843-8544

Crown Automotive 3400 S. Iowa • 843-7700



Action Plumbing

4104 West 6th St. • 856-4663


(8 mi. S. of Lawrence, County Rd. 1055) Darrick Shepherd, Minister............785-594-3648 Bible School ..................................10:00 a.m. Worship Services............10:50 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 7:00 p.m.

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P.O. Box 1051 • 843-5670

1263 N. 1100 Road .....................785-842-3339 Email: Web site: (take Highway 59 two miles south of 31st & Iowa, turn west on North 1100 Rd., then one-third of a mile) Spiritual Celebration................. 9:30-10:30 a.m. Program .............................. 11:00-12:00 noon This schedule varies from time to time. Please visit our website for the latest information. Topics and offerings vary for services & programs. Please contact the office for information.. The Fellowship is a welcoming congregation.

1530 Winchester Road .......................542-3304 Sunday Bible Classes.......................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship Services..11:00 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study ..................... 7:30 p.m.

23rd & Anderson Road .......................841-7577 Jesse Hunter, Pastor .........................843-8365 Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Sunday Day Service.........................10:00 a.m.





Meeting at 416 Lincoln in North Lawrence Daniel Nicholson, Pastor....................842-4926 Sunday Worship .............................10:00 a.m. Wednesday Family Night ................... 7:00 p.m.


1919 E. 23rd St ................................843-5878 Sundays .......................10:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. Wednesdays................................... 7:30 p.m.

1631 Crescent Road ..........................843-0357 Rev. Dr. Steven Beseau, Director Academic Year Mass Schedule Monday – Thursday .......................... 5:15 p.m. Friday ..........................................12:10 p.m. at Danforth Chapel on the KU Campus Mon - Fri ..............................................4:30 Saturday ....................................... 4:00 p.m. Sunday ........................ 9:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., ..................................... 5:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m. Reconciliation times: Monday – Thursday .......................... 4:30 p.m. Saturday ....................................... 2:45 p.m.


2104 W. 25th St., Suite #B-7 (basement level, corner of 25th & Iowa between Paisano’s & H&R Block) seating limited Sunday Reading Service ............ 9:30-10:30 a.m. Devotional Kirtan (4th Thursday) ....5:30-6:30 p.m. Phone............................................331-6030 Website: ......


630 Connecticut • 785-842-2108

Drop Zone Extreme Sports 811 E 23rd St, Suite E • 841-1884

Additional weekly services and exceptions to the schedule above are found at our website www. or call 749-9280


ST. MARGARET’S EPISCOPAL 5700 W. 6th St. (.8 mile west of Wakarusa) 785-865-5777 Rev. Matt Zimmerman Morning Service .............................. 8:00 a.m. Contemporary Service...........................10:00 a.m. Contemporary Service ............................6:00 p.m. (Children’s Program at 5:30p.m.) Our mission is to share the greatest gift, a relationship with God through Jesus Christ! For complete small group schedule call ..865-5777 website:


1011 Vermont Street..........................843-6166 Office & Chapel address: 1027 Vermont Street email: The Rev. Rob Baldwin Holy Eucharist Rite I ..........................8:00a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II ....................... 10:30a.m. Adult Christian Education ....................9:30a.m. Solemn High Mass followed by supper ...... 6 p.m. Children’s Christian Education, age 3 through kindergarten ............................... 10:30a.m. Kid’s Sunday Adventures: Kindergarten through 3rd grade meets at 10:30a.m. Grade School Youth Group- Grades 3 through 5 meets twice each month on Sunday from Noon to 2:00 PM for a meal and a message. Junior Youth Group - Grades 6th to 8th - meets twice each month on Sunday from Noon to 2:00 PM for a meal and a message. Monday-Wednesday: Morning Prayer in Chapel ................9:00a.m. Wednesday: Evening Prayer at 6:15 PM in the Parish Hall followed by supper. Second Thursday each month: Evening Prayer: 6:00 PM at Presbyterian Manor,1429 Kasold Drive Worship Service, 10:00 AM in Town Hall meeting room at Brandon Woods at Alvamar, 1501 Inverness Drive (Nursery opens at 9:00a.m. on Sunday)


1100 Kasold Drive.............................842-7600 *Dr. Jeff Barclay........................... Lead Pastor *Steve Higgenbotham ................................... Worship and Technology DirectorFellowship Opportunities Sunday Worship ............................ 10:30 a.m. Children’s Church ...........................10:30 a.m. 24/7 Youth Group Wednesday ............. 6:30 p.m. Men’s Bible Study Saturday ....................................... 7:30 a.m.



1802 East 19th Street Bible Discourse......................Sunday 10:00 AM Watchtower Study...................Sunday 10;35 AM Congregation Bible Study..........Tuesday 7:30 PM Theocratic Ministry School........Tuesday 8:00 PM Service Meeting.....................Tuesday 8:35 PM For more information call 843-8765



917 Highland Drive ...........................841-7636 Friday Evening Services..................... 7:45 p.m. Religious School ................. Sunday - 9:30 a.m.,


“Where Judaism Comes Alive” Rabbi Zalman and Nechama Tiechtel 1203 W. 19th St., Lawrence, KS 66046 785-832-TORAH (8672) Visit for current events, classes and programs.



3615 West 10th Street Law. 1st Ward, Bishop Peter Steimle.....865-3735 Sacrament Meeting.............................11 a.m. Law. 2nd Ward, Bishop Jeff Felmlee......832-9846 Sacrament Meeting...............................9 a.m. Wakarusa Valley Ward Bishop G.R. Gordon-Ross..............842-1283 Sacrament Meeting............................1:30 pm. Lawrence University Ward.........1629 W. 19th St. Bishop Vernon Schindler.................841-7549 Sacrament Meeting.............................11 a.m.


GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN, ELCA 2211 Inverness Dr. (Corner of Clinton Pkwy) “Where Everyone is Welcome” Phone............................................843-3014 Website: Pastor, Ted Mosher Sunday Schedule: Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Coffee Fellowship ............................ 9:30 a.m. Worship .......................................10:30 a.m. Wednesday Schedule: Confirmation .................................. 6:30 p.m. FROG’s (1-6th grade) ........................ 6:00 p.m. Thursdays Choir Rehearsal .............................. 7:00 p.m. Congregational Council meets the second Tuesday of every month.



5150 Clinton Parkway, Lawrence, KS 66047



31st & Lawrence Ave. ................ (785) 842-2343 Website: Worship Services: ...........9:00 a.m. & 10:35 a.m. Infants through Grade 4 programs .9:00 a.m. & 10:35 a.m. Club 56 for Grades 5 & 6 ...................10:35 a.m. Student Ministries Grades 7-12 ...........10:35 a.m.



2 mi. S, 1 1/2 mi. east of Eudora Rev. Darin Kearns, Pastor ...................542-2625 Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m.


1802 E. 19th, Lawrence, KS Bible Discourse.......................Sunday 1:30 PM Watchtower Study....................Sunday 2:05 PM Congregation Biible Study........Thursday 7:30 PM Theocratic Ministry School........Thursday 8:00PM Service Meeting....................Thursday 8:35 PM For more information call 843-8765



Sunday Morning Service ...................10:30 a.m. Wednesday Bible Study ............ .........6:00 p.m. Study of the book of Daniel Pastor Cloyce E. Thornton ..................843-3149 All are welcome. Email: Website:


1146 Oregon, 66044 Nathan Pettengill, Clerk..................... 842-1129 Anne Haehl, Recording Clerk .............. 842-7708 First Day School for Children..............10:00 a.m. First Day Meeting for Silent Worship ....10:00 a.m.



878 Locust, Lawrence, KS 66044 Sunday School ................................ 9:00 a.m. Worship .......................................10:30 a.m. John Hart, Pastor (913) 205-8304


24-40 Hwy., Tonganoxie, KS 66086 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m. Evening Service............................... 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Prayer & Bible Study ......... 7:30 p.m. Wednesday Awana Clubs ................... 6:30 p.m.


Sundays at 10:00 a.m. For meeting place and more information, call 841-2647. Hugh and Mary Ellen Wentz, Pastors.



1917 Naismith Dr., Moussa Elbayoumy, director Mosque......................................749-1638 Home ........................................842-3911 Main Prayer ......................... Friday, 1:30 p.m. Daily Prayers ..............Evenings (Contact Center)



1245 New Hampshire.........................843-4150 The Rev. Dr. Gary Teske ................. Lead Pastor The Rev. Jennifer Renema ........ Associate Pastor Sunday worship................... 8:30 a.m., 11 a.m. Education hour ............................... .9:45 a.m. Senior High Hang Night .......... Sunday, 7:00 p.m. Sunday 11:00 a.m. worship broadcast live on KLWN 1320 AM. Nursery provided for services and Sunday School Wednesday: Prayer Group in Chapel ................. 7:00 a.m. Children’s Choirs ......... 4:15 p.m. & 4:45 p.m. Bell Choir .................................. 5:30 p.m. Jazz Eucharist ............................. 6:30 p.m. Trinity Choir ............................... 7:30 p.m. Women’s monthly book study, 2nd Monday..6:30 p.m. Women’s monthly Bible study………..3rd Wednesday .......................9:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. Quilting Workday ..................... 2nd Wednesday ............................................ 10 a.m.-3 p.m. “A Stephen Ministry congregation”


2104 Bob Billings Parkway ..................843-0620 Check website for information & details Parish Pastor Randall Weinkauf Worship with Holy Communion .. 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship ......................9:30-9:45 a.m. Sunday School & Christian Ed.....9:45-10:45 a.m. Lutheran Student Fellowship Campus Org., Thursday 8:00 p.m. Sunday School & Bible Classes ........... 9:45 a.m. (Nursery Available) (Wheelchair Accessible) Ministry to the Blind Outreach Community Group .......... meets 3rd Friday each month at 5:30 p.m.


2700 Lawrence Ave ...........................843-8181 Robert Leiste, Pastor Fall Worship: Sunday Worship .............8:30 a.m. & 10:45 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Adult Bible Study Sunday ................... 9:45 a.m. Wednesday Worship......................... 7:00 p.m.



615 Lincoln St..................................841-8614 Joanna Harader, Pastor Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. Children’s Sunday School (Fall Through Spring) ............................................... 9:30 a.m. Childcare available during worship.



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1020 Kasold ....................................925-0433 Pastor, Harold Berciunas Saturday Service ............................. 6:00 p.m.


PEOPLES BIBLE CHURCH OF EUDORA 1103 Main St., Eudora Ks. ............785-542-3720 Pastor: Harry Patterson Services .......Sunday, 10:30 a.m., Wed 7:00 p.m.


2734 Louisiana St (South Jr. High) Sundays ........................9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.


Meeting Location: 998 N. 1771 Rd. (North of 6th Street on Queens Road) Full Gospel, Evangelical John McDermott, Pastor .....................749-0023 Mailing Address: P.O. Box 266, Lawrence, KS 66044 Sunday Worship ... 10 a.m., One Service until 8/9. Children’s Church & Nursery 9:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.. Midwest Student Ministries, meets Tuesday evening at 8:00 p.m. in The Burge Union. Website: Email:


2518 Ridge Court ........................785-727-0233 Will Spann, D. Min. Meeting: 10:30 a.m. every Sunday (In United Way)

NEW HOPE FELLOWSHIP 15th& Kasold..................................331-HOPE Darrell Brazell, Pastor Sunday Worship Service ..................10:15 a.m., Children’s Church ...........................10:30 a.m.


1908 E 19th St. (Brookwood W-95) Lawrence, KS 66046 Kevin Goodwin, Pastor ................877-409-FOOD website: ....................


Central Junior High School 1400 Massachusetts ....................785-842-1553 Sunday Worship .............................. 5:30 p.m. email:................ website: ..................


1146 Connecticut C.D. Hall, Pastor ........................785-749-9434 Sunday Morning Service ...................10:00 a.m. Sunday Evening............................... 6:30 p.m. Tuesday Evening ............................. 7:30 p.m.



416 Lincoln St............................785-840-9945 M.L. Jefferson, Pastor Internet: Sunday School ...............................10:15 a.m. Sunday Power Hour .........................11:45 a.m. Friday Bible Study............................ 7:15 p.m. Please call for transportation, food or schedule of coming events. Food pantry available for those in need. Come and share blessings of the Lord with us!



3312 Calvin Dr, (Located N. of Peterson Rd. off Kasold) 843-2005 Rev. William D. Vogler, Pastor Jenny Boettcher, Director of Children’s Ministries Jenny Lichte, Early Childhood Coordinator Chad Donohoe, Director of College Ministries Ryan Mayo, College Ministries Intern Rick Pratte, Director of Congregational Life Dave Upchurch, Director, Care & Compassion Ministries Katherine Ritter, Women’s Ministries Coordinator Tyler Clements..........Director of Youth Ministries Kristen Siegfried............Youth Women’s Director Worship Services............................. 8:15 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Worship Services........................... 10:45 a.m. Child Care provided for all services


2415 Clinton Parkway (West 23rd St.) 785-843-4171 Rev. Kent Winters-Hazelton, Pastor Rev. Mary Newberg Gale, Pastor Worship schedule: Service of Reflection: A Moment of Grace...8:30 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:40 a.m. Fellowship ....................................10:40 a.m. Service of the Lord’s Day ..................11:00 a.m.


1024 Kasold Drive “The Little Church with the Big Heart” Phone 843-1504 Rev. Bill Woodard, Pastor Adult Sunday School......................... 8:30 a.m. Youth Sunday School ........................ 9:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................. 9:55 a.m. Adult Sunday School........................11:00 a.m. Communion (open table), first Sunday of the month.



1596 E 250 Road (intersection Dg Co Roads 442 and 1023) Nancy Boyda, Pastor..........................887-6521 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Worship .......................................11:00 a.m. Email: Website:


785-594-3256 Driving directions: 8 mi. S. of Lawrence, South on 1055 to N. 700 Rd., go East to Sign on Right. Nick Woods, Pastor Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m.


3 1/2 miles W of 56/59 junction Everett Tuxhorn, Pastor ......................594-3894 Worship ........................................ 8:15 a.m. Church School................................. 9:30 a.m. Worship .......................................10:30 a.m.


925 Vermont....................................843-3220 Peter Luckey, Senior Pastor Josh Longbottom, Associate Pastor. Kim Manz, Director of Music and Fine Arts Ministry Nursery & Childcare Opens................. 8:15 a.m. Adult Education ......................8:15 & 9:45 a.m. Chancel Choir Rehearsal ................... 8:30 a.m. Worship Service ............9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Fellowship Hour .............................10:45 a.m. Spanish Language Service ................. 9:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m. Worship Service Broadcast on KLWN 1320 AM


396 E 900 Rd ....................Baldwin City, Kansas (8 1/2 miles W of Baldwin City & 1 mile N) Lew Hinshaw, Pastor Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Morning Worship ............................11:00 a.m. Disability Ministry Provided Fully Accessible Congregation


8th & Church, Eudora.........................542-2785 Rodney G. Nitz, Pastor Sunday School .................................. 9:00 am Sunday Worship Service ...................10:00 a.m. (Nursery available) e-mail:


9th & Madeline Lane .........................841-1447 Rev. Shannah McAleer Moment of Inspiration ........................843-8832 Youth Education .............................11:00 a.m. Sunday Services .............................11:00 a.m. Meditation Service (Wednesday).......... 6:00 p.m. Website:


LAWRENCE WESLEYAN CHURCH 3705 Clinton Parkway ........................841-5446 Sunday Schedule: Worship Services.................. 9:15 & 11:00 a.m. Youth Sunday School (Jr. & Senior High) .. 9:15 a.m. Clubhouse (3 years-5th grade) 9:15 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. Adult Classes....................... 9:15 & 11:00 a.m. Nursery Provided all morning Wednesday Nights: Celebrate Recovery & Celebration Station . 7:00 p.m. Second Wind (Jr. & Sr. High).............. 7:00 p.m. Email: Nate Rovenstine, .......................... Lead Pastor Jamie Prescott, ........................... Youth Pastor Derek Atkinson..... College Pastor/Worship Leader Elizabeth Scheib ......... Dir. of Congregational Life Holly Atkinson........Director of Children’s Ministry Mary Adams .............. Community Serve Director


Lisa McFarland ..................President, 841-2276 Meeting Times ................................ 7:00 p.m. Last Monday of the month Place.................................Eagle Rock Church 608 N. 2nd Street, Lawrence, Ks. For more information contact: 785-979-2521



1423 New York St. ........................... 331-2274 Tuesday Thursday ............................. 6-7 a.m. Wednesday 6:30-7:30 p.m. chanting for this world 7-8 p.m. ................................regular practice Saturday .................................6:30-8:30 a.m. Sunday ................................. 9:30-11:30 a.m. (orientation for beginners at 9 a.m.)


Meets Tuesdays at 7:00 PM at the Oread Friends Meeting House (1146 Oregon Street). All who are interested in practicing Soto Zen Meditation are welcome. Email:


CHRISTIAN PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES 3510 Clinton Place, Ste. 320................843-2429



704 8th St. ......................................594-6612 Pastor Rev. Paul Babcock Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:45 a.m.


1018 Miami (West Baldwin) Baldwin City, KS 66006 Church Phone ..................................594-6555 Rev. Jacob Cloud................................. Pastor Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m.


96 Hwy. 40, in Big Springs ..................887-6823 Rev. Piet R. Knetsch, Pastor Prayer Group .................................. 8:45 a.m. Sunday School, all ages .................... 9:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship ............................ 9:45 a.m. Worship .......................................10:15 a.m. Prayer Shawl Group................ Tuesdays, 7 p.m. Community Breakfast ..1st Saturday/monthly 7 a.m.


245 N. 4th (4th & Elm). Handicapped Accessible. ....................................................843-1756 Daniel Norwood, Pastor......................843-1756 Sunday Morning Schedule: Sunday School ........................ 9:30-10:30 a.m. Social Gathering.....................10:30-10:45 a.m. Worship .......................................10:50 a.m.


1501 Massachusetts ..........................843-7066 Rev. Maria Campbell ............................ Pastor Shaun Whisler .......................... Music Director Sundays: Sunday School for all ages ................. 9:30 a.m. Coffee Fellowship (1st, 2nd, & 4th Sun.) ..10:15 a.m. Traditional Worship .........................10:45 a.m. Nursery care provided 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Fellowship Lunch (3rd Sun.) ..............12:00 p.m. Youth Group ................................... 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays: Adult Chancel Choir .......................... 6:00 p.m. All-age Handbell Choir ...................... 7:00 p.m. Child care provided 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Wednesday Morning Prayer................ 8:15 a.m. Email Website


597 E. 2200 Rd. (8 miles S of Eudora on Dg. Co. Rd. 1061) ..............................................785-883-2360 Lane Bailey, Pastor Sunday Worship Services................... 9:00 a.m. Sunday School ...............................10:15 a.m.


2084 N. 1300 Rd. .............................542-3200 Rev. Michael Tomson-DeGreeff, Pastor Contemporary Service ....................... 8:30 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Traditional Service ..........................10:30 a.m. Nursery Provided Wednesday Night Spiritual By Design 6:30 pm E-mail office - Web address -


Downtown: 946 Vermont St. Traditional .......................... 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Contemporary ................................10:00 a.m. Adult Sunday School.........9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m Children’s Sunday School .................11:00 a.m. West Campus: 867 Highway 40 Family Worship .................... 9:00 & 11:00 a.m. Children’s Church ............. 9:15 a.m. 11:15 a.m. All Ages Sunday School ....................10:00 a.m. E-mail: Rev. Dr. Tom Brady, Senior Pastor


950 E. 21st Street .............................832-9200 Julienne E. Judd.........................785-842-2447 Sunday School ...............................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............................11:00 a.m. Bible Study (Thursday) ...................... 7:30 p.m.


held @ Central United Methodist Church 15th and Massachusetts St. Sunday Worship ............................. .2:00 p.m. Pastor Myunghoon Han ................973-825-9584 Email:


3rd & Oak Streets, Perry, Kansas ...785-597-5375 Office Hours: .. Mon-Thurs. 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Pastor Jack Dutton Early Worship ................................. 8:30 a.m. Sunday School ................................ 9:45 a.m. Late Worship .................................11:00 a.m. Nursery available for 11:00 a.m. Worship Service

P.O. Box 342 ...................................841-0307 Services: Counseling for individuals, couples, families, and mediation services. All faiths, or those with no faith preferences, are served. Educational programs as needed. Sliding scale fee.


Jennifer Groene, LCMFT Serving the Spiritual, Emotional, & Psychological well-being of women, children, & families. Call....................................... (785) 979-5434


Paul Hahn, M.S., LMFT 4105 W. 6th St, Suite B-9 Phone: (785) 760-1916 E-mail:


UNITED METHODIST CAMPUS MINISTRY (UMCM) 946 Vermont Street, Lawrence, KS 66044 841-7500 Campus Minister, Rev. Kara Eidson Email ............................ Student Associates: Abra Petrie, Allison Bond, and Sarah Elliott. Worship, Tuesdays at 8:30 PM, Smith Hall, Room 100


KU Campus @Smith Hall Rm. 100 3:30 p.m. .................................785-550-6563 Pastor Sean Heston


American Baptist Center .....................843-0020 Patrick Landau .................................843-0020 Weekly Bible Study ................. Tues., 7:00 p.m.

UNIVERSITY CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP University Christian Fellowship (SBC) Thursdays - 7pm Danforth Chapel - KU Campus Rick Clock, Campus Minister 785-841-3148

BLACK CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP Leo Barbee, campus minister, 1629 W. 19th St. ................................................... 841-8001 Friday Evening ................................ 6:30 p.m.


Mustard Seed Christian Fellowship Sunday Services ............ 10:00 a.m. & 6:30 p.m. Classes for all ages ................... 9:00-9:45 a.m. Wed. Jr. & Sr. High Youth Group ........ 7:00 p.m.


KU, 400 Kansas Union Don Whittemore, advisor ....................864-2182


Southside Church of Christ 25th & Missouri, Daniel Mcgraw...........843-0770


jointly sponsored by: Church of the Brethren, United Church of Christ, Presbyterian Church, (USA) Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence and the Religious Society of Friends (Quaker). 1204 Oread .....................................843-4933 Campus pastor .............The Rev. Thad Holcombe


Canterbury House, 1116 Louisiana Rev. Joe Alford ................................843-8202 Holy Eucharist, Sunday...................... 5:00 p.m. Holy Eucharist, Tues-Danforth Chapel/KU .....Noon


Haskell Indian Nations Univ. Campus Interfaith Council meets at 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Morris Baptist Center, 146 Indian Avenue. Council president is John Gaskin, 841-7355.


Len Andyshak, staff ...........................749-5994 Weekly Bible studies in dorms. Large group fellowship, Fridays, 6:30 p.m., Burge Union.


15th & Iowa ....................................843-0620 Sunday Worship ...................... 8:30 & 11:00am Sunday Bible Class .............................9:45am .......................................


18 E. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044 Phone...................................... 785-550-6560 Shawn Norris, Campus Pastor Sunday schedule: Worship at 5 p.m., with a free dinner following.


(Hwy. 40 W to Co. 1029 - 3 mi. N to downtown Lecompton, 402 Elmore Street) ............887-6327 Rev. Hyun Jin Cho ............................887-6681


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At Forest View Ministries 1470 N. 1000 Rd. .............................843-3940 Fax: 785-842-4689. Robert Giffin, Lead Pastor Amy Giffin, Children’s ministries Robby Giffin, youth & family pastor Sunday Education Classes (all ages) ..... 9:00 a.m. Sunday Worship Celebration ..............10:15 a.m. Sunday Children’s Worship................10:15 a.m. Wednesday Family Dinner ................. 6:00 p.m. Wednesday OASIS (Bible studies/activities for all ages ................................................... 7:00 p.m. A Safe Place To Be.....

Sunday School, classes for all ages ..... .9:30 a.m. Morning Worship .................. 8:30 & 10:45 a.m. Email: Website:



25th & Missouri................................843-0770 Chris Newton, Minister Daniel McGraw ...................... Campus Minister Bible School ................................... 9:15 a.m. Worship Services............10:20 a.m. & 5:00 p.m. Wednesday Service .......................... 7:00 p.m.

724 N. 4th Perry Michelson, Pastor, 785-842-9923 Sunday School ............................... .9:45 a.m. Worship Service .............................10:45 a.m. Sunday Evening Service .................... 7:00 p.m. Prayer Meeting (Wednesday) .............. 7:00 p.m.

2295 N 1300 Rd., Eudora ....................542-3353 Rev. Phillip Scott, Pastor ....................542-3713 Sunday Worship .............................10:30 a.m. Heirs of Faith Children’s Church..........11:00 a.m. Wednesday Evening, One Way Youth ........ 7 p.m.





10th & New Hampshire ......................843-4188 Rich & Judy Forney Parsonage ......................................843-7514 Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Sunday Service ..............................11:00 a.m. Recovery Service ............................. 5:00 p.m. Monday Brass Instrument Class...................... 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Women’s Ministries ....................... 4:00 p.m. Bible Study .................................. 5:00 p.m.

1793 N. 250 RD. (E. HIGH ST.) BALDWIN CITY Sunday Bible Study ........ 10:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. Worship Service ........................... 11:00 a.m. Wednesday ................................... 7:00 p.m. Contact phone no. 785-594-4246





315 E. 7th St. 66044 ..........................749-0985 Paul Winn, Jr., Pastor Sunday School ............................... 10:00 am. Sunday Worship ............................ 11:30 a.m. Bible Studies– Sunday ......................................... 7:00 p.m. Wednesday .................................... 7:00 p.m. Friday ........................................... 7:00 p.m.

Rectory, 311 E. 9th............................542-2788 Rev. Patric Riley Religious Education classes: Wednesdays (Sept. - May) ............ K-8 6:00 p.m. .............................................9-12 7:15 p.m. Saturday evening Mass .................... .5:00 p.m. Sunday Mass ................................ .9:30 a.m. Confessions: Saturday.............. .4:00 - 4:30 p.m.





(Member of The Reformed Church of North America) 2312 Harvard (1 1/2 blks. W. of Iowa) Lawrence, 66049...........................842-5797 Pastor John McFarland Sunday School ................................ 9:30 a.m. Lord’s Day Worship .........................10:45 a.m. Evening Bible Study.......................... 6:30 p.m.

1000 Kentucky, David Rivers, Senior Pastor Tiffany Lemons, Youth Pastor Kendra Thompson, Children’s Pastor Sunday Worship Services Traditional & Children’s Church..............9:00 am Sunday School.........................10:10-10:50 am Contemporary & Children’s Church........11:00 am Senior High Youth Group................6:00-8:00 pm Wednesday Programs Faith Junction-PreK-5th grade.........6:00-8:00 pm Middle School Youth Group............6:00-8:00 pm Thursday Programs 2nd Thurs/month-JOY (Just Older Youth)11:30 am 3rd Thurs/month-Open Food Pantry 1-4 pm

1234 Kentucky Street Fr. John Schmeidler, Priest ................ 843-0109 Daily Mass Schedule Mon-Fri.........................................7:30 a.m. Saturday ...........................................8 a.m. Vermont Towers Mass....4th Thur of month at 1:30 p.m. Weekend Mass Schedule Saturdays ......................................4:30 p.m. Sundays .....7 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 5 p.m. (Sept-May) En Español .........................................1 p.m. Reconciliation... Sat 3-4 p.m. and by appointment Sunday RE & Adult Ed .......................9:30 a.m. Adoration Thursdays ...........................8 a.m. to Midnight Fridays ................ 8 a.m. to Saturday 7:45 a.m.





1631 Crescent Rd .......................620-778-2054 Rev. John Mack Saturday Meeting ............................ 6:00 p.m. Vigil Divine Liturgy each Saturday evening at 6pm at the St. Lawrence Catholic Center.



201 N. Michigan .........................785-838-9795 Elders: Tom Griffin ...............................785-594-2895 Calvin Spencer...........................785-843-8979 Evangelist: Steve Wright .............................785-230-1700 Sunday Bible Study .........................10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship .............11:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m. Thursday Bible Study ........................ 7:00 p.m.

Clinton, Kansas .................... Campers welcome Rev. Mike Birney, Pastor. Church School................................10:00 a.m. Worship Service .............................11:00 a.m.

Krings Interiors

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Lasting Impressions Consignment Store 711 W. 23rd St., Suite 22, Lawrence • 749-5122

Lawrence Automotive Diagnostics We Stand Behind Our Work And We Care! 2858 Four Wheel Dr. • 842-8665

Longhorn Steakhouse

3050 South Iowa • 843-7000 Absolutely The Best Steak In Lawrence

Marks Jewelers, Inc. “Quality Jewelers Since 1889”

Patchen Electric & Industrial Supply, Inc. 602 E. 9th St. • 843-4522

Penny’s Ready Mixed Concrete, Inc. 800 East 8th • 843-8100

Stephens Real Estate & Insurance Management and Staff

The Windsor of Lawrence An Assisted Living Residence 3220 Peterson Road • 785-832-9900


3300 Iowa • 832-8600

Rent to Own Center 2204 Haskell • 842-8505

Riling, Burkhead & Nitcher Chartered Attorneys at Law 808 Massachusetts • 785-841-4700

Rueschhoff Communications Inc. Connect Now, Operators Standing By. 841-0111

Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, Inc.

Warren-McElwain Mortuary 120 West 13th Street • 843-1120

Waxman Candles

609 Massachusetts • 843-8593

Wempe Bros. Siding Co. 841-4722

Westside 66 and Car Wash 2015 West 6th • 843-1878

601 Indiana 843-5111

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Megan Overall, Caldwell, and John Wickey, Tonganoxie, were married May 21, 2011, in Bonita Springs, Fla., with the Rev. Les Wicker officiating. The bride is the daughter of Gage and Mary Overall, Caldwell. The groom is the son of John and Ruth Wickey, Tonganoxie. Maid of honor was Alissa Thurman. Best man was Tim Gornik. The bride is a 2002 graduate of Caldwell High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Baker University in 2007 and will graduate with a doctorate in physical therapy from Rockhurst University in May 2012. The groom is a 2003 graduate of Tonganoxie High School. He earned a bachelor’s

Randy Campbell and Debbie Higgins-Campbell announce the engagement of their daughter, Tashe Campbell, to Scottie “Scott” Helm, all of Tonganoxie. The future bride is a 2004 graduate of Free State High School and earned a Spanish health care interpreting certificate from Johnson County Community College. She plans to attend nursing school at Kansas University or Washburn University in spring 2013. She is a receptionist/interpreter at Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, PA in Lawrence. The future groom is the son of Bobby Helm and Lucinda Jones-Christoffersen, both of Lawrence. He is a 2003 graduate of Free State

Megan and John Wickey degree in economics from Kansas University in 2008 and is employed with Wells Fargo in Overland Park. The couple reside in Shawnee.

Danielle Frederick and Brett Larson, both of Hebron, Neb., were married June 11, 2011, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Lawrence, with the Rev. Mick Mulvany officiating. The bride is the daughter of Steve and Deb Frederick, Plano, Texas. The groom is the son of Dudley and Sally Larson, Lawrence. Maid of honor was Catie Brennan. Best man was Phillip Larson. Bridesmaids were Amber Baranski and Joanie Myers. Junior bridesmaids were Brooke Frederick and Taylor Philbrick. Flower girls were Lauren Philbrick and Joslyn Murray. Groomsmen were John Larson and Jay Amyx. Ringbearers were Vince Frederick and Justin Murray. Ushers were Dave Frederick, Tyson Frederick and Tanner Frederick. Lector was Chadd Murray. Eucharistic ministers were Mike Anderson and Greg Anderson. Program attendants were Mason Frederick, Nathan Murray and Colin Murray. Reception host and hostesses were Max and Teresa Murray, and Nancy Murray. Gift table attendant was Teresa Anderson. A reception was held in the Naismith Ballroom in the Spring Hill Suites in Lawrence. The bride is a graduate of

Danielle and Brett Larson Hayden High School in Topeka. She earned bachelor’s degrees in psychology and business from Kansas University in 2008 and is a youth specialist supervisor at the Youth Rehabilitation Treatment Center in Geneva, Neb. The groom is a graduate of Free State High School. He earned bachelor’s degrees in health and physical education from KU in 2004 and is studying for a master’s degree in administration from the University of NebraskaKearney. He is a physical education teacher and the head wrestling coach at Thayer Central High School in Hebron. The couple reside in Hebron.

and is employed with Day and Night Sewer. The couple plan a July 28, 2012, wedding at The Mission Theatre.

Sunday Sunday Afternoon Bridge Club, 1 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center, 1025 N. Third St., Suite 120. For more information, contact Chris Lane at 842-2655 or O.U.R.S. (Oldsters United for Responsible Service) dance, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St. Everyone welcome. Admission is $5. Band: Downright Country.

Lawrence Rotary Club, noon, Holiday Inn Lawrence, 200 McDonald Drive. Guest speaker: Joann Browning, faculty: “KU School of Engineering.” Monday Evening Bridge Club, 6:45 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center. Lawrence Chess Club, 7 p.m.11 p.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd St. For more information, contact James Fouche-Schack (785) 371-0149 or


Elizabeth and Paul Lewis Churchill in Fairway. The groom is a 2003 graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School. He earned bachelor’s degrees in political science and international studies from KU in 2007 and a juris doctor from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He will graduate with a master’s of laws degree in taxation from UMKC this December and is employed as associate counsel with Americo Financial Life, Kansas City, Mo. The couple reside in Westwood.

Lawrence Breakfast Optimists, 7 a.m., Smith Center, Brandon Woods at Alvamar, 4730 Brandon Woods Terrace. Lawrence Noon Lions Club, noon lunch and program, Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St. Sertoma Club of Lawrence, noon-1 p.m., Lawrence Country Club, 400 Country Club Terrace. For more information, visit Meadowlark Garden Club, 12:30 p.m. refreshments, 1 p.m. meeting at the home of Eleanor Woodyard, 1215 Oxford Terrace. Co-hostess: Dixie Olson. Program: “KAW Food Shed Study Local Food Sustainability by Eileen Horn. Tennola, 1 p.m. at the home of Mary Easterday, 1518 Inverness Dr. Co-hostess: Marianna Beach. Program: Lynn Russell. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, 5:15 p.m., 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A. Information meeting for pro-

Julia and Gary Weeks

Weeks Gary and Julia Weeks, Lawrence, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 13 with family in Tulsa, Okla. They were married Sept. 3, 1961, in Missouri.


Katherine Kennedy Winter and Matthew Henry Klein master’s degree in social welfare at Hunter College, New York City, in 2009 and is employed with Housing Conservation Coordinators, New York City. The couple plan a Nov. 14, 2011, wedding in upstate New York.



Winter-Lewis Elizabeth Boyd Winter, Lawrence, and Paul McKie Lewis, Prairie Village, were married May 29, 2011, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lawrence, with the Revs. Michael Scully and John Schmeidler officiating. The bride is the daughter of Wint Jr. and Mary Winter, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Ralph and Sara Lewis, Prairie Village. Maids of honor were Katie Winter and Molly Winter. Best man was George Lewis. Bridesmaids were Lauren Abney, Nicole Lafond, Mary Noulles and Liz Lewis. Groomsmen were Jamey Dix, Tray Sifers, Tom Winter and Mitch Ross. Candlelighter was Caitlin Collins. Readers were Sarah Collins and Whitney Howell. Attendants were Austin Ice and Angie Brunfeldt. Ushers were Casey Cook, Miles Pringle and Mitch Ross. A reception was given at the bride’s parents home in Old West Lawrence. The bride is a 2004 graduate of Free State High School. She earned a fine arts degree from Kansas University in 2008 and is employed with

Wint Jr. and Mary Winter, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Kennedy Winter, and Matthew Henry Klein, both of New York City. The future bride is a 1998 graduate of Lawrence High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Kansas University’s honors program in 2002, a master’s degree in educational foundation policy from the University of Colorado in 2004 and is employed with Partnership for the Homeless, New York City. The future groom is the son of Jerry and Sandi Klein, Teaneck, N.J. He is a 1998 graduate of Teaneck High School. He earned bachelor’s degrees in Spanish and social thought and analysis from Washington University in St. Louis in 2002, a


Scott Helm and Tashe Campbell

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spective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 6 p.m., BridgePointe Community Church, 601 W. 29th Terrace. For more information, contact Felicia Brown at 8431692. American Legion Auxiliary, 6:30 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. meeting, American Legion Post No. 14, 3408 W. Sixth St. American Legion Dorsey Liberty Post No. 14, 6:30 p.m. dinner, 7:30 p.m. meeting, Legionacres II, 3408 W. Sixth St. Civil Air Patrol informational meeting, 7 p.m.-9:30 p.m., Kansas National Guard Armory, 200 Iowa, 841-0752. Lawrence Photo Alliance, 7 p.m.- 9 p.m., Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H.

Altrusa International Inc. of Lawrence will host an open house from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday in the Lawrence Public Library auditorium, 707 Vt. The event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be available. The Altrusa Club of Lawrence’s major service projects emphasize literacy and include its Born to Read program, which provides free books to each infant born at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. More than 10,000 books have been given away in the 11 years the program has been in place. For more information, contact Kassie Edwards at 785-550-3852 or

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SCOUTING NEWS Venture Crew 2055, chartered to Westside Presbyterian Church, spent Sept. 23-24 at Wilson State Park mountain biking the trails. The crew arrived Friday night and set up camp. The crew spent Saturday morning riding the E Z Loop trail. They then went to the Hell Creek Loop and rode on that trail until early afternoon and then went back to camp for lunch. Afterward, some of the crew went back out and rode on the Purple trail. Venture Scouts attending from Crew 2055 were Cody and Levi Koch, Jacob and Clayton Pfeifer, Connor and Isaac Remboldt, and Amber Remboldt from Venture Crew 2052. Crew advisers were John Pfeifer, Chuck Remboldt and Monicka Remboldt. O Beginning today, Lawrence Girl Scouts will begin selling cookies. The Lawrence area will have cookies Nov. 7. For more information, visit girlscoutsksmo. org and click on the cookie button at the top of the page. O Boy Scout Troop 60, chartered to First Baptist Church in Lawrence, attended a fall camporee Oct. 21-23 at Camp Bromelsick. While there, the boys worked on their emergency preparedness merit badge. Scouts who had already gotten the merit badge helped the Webelos Scouts with their activities. Attending were Darren Rawlings, Jake Keary, Chris Geiss, Steven Ozaki, Will Schrader, Austin Lemmons, Isaac Slane, Andy Dominguez, Adam Schrader, Parker Matthews, Jonathan Jackson, Joel Craven and Nick Maloun. Adult leaders were Bob Lemmons, Dave Ozaki, Deb Rawlings, Richard Rawlings, Brenda Jackson, Janell Schrader, Chris Golledge and Carol Stevenson.

MILITARY NEWS Capt. Maurice Knot, Lawrence, will be inducted into the 35th Infantry Division Hall of Fame in September 2012. A World War II hero, he taught at Haskell Indi-

an Nations University and commanded the Lawrence National Guard unit after WWII. He died in 1979 and was buried in Hesper Cemetery near Baldwin City.


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The Stull Busy Beavers 4-H Club met Sept. 13 at the Stull United Methodist Church Faith and Friendship Center. Wyatt Schumann, president, called the meeting to order. Nicki Snodgrass and Alexis Clark gave a presentation on their Citizenship Washington Focus trip they took over the summer with other youth from our county. Gina Schumann, club leader, reported record books were due Sept. 30 to the extension office and National 4-H week would be the first week of October. It was election of officers for the new 4-H year which begins Oct. 1 of each year. Officers elected were: president Wyatt Schumann, vice president Coy Leming, secretary Taylor Springer, treasurer Alexis Clark, historians Baylee Wulfkuhle and Madison Wulfkuhle, reporter Kelsey Wulfkuhle, parliamentarians Scott Johnston and Elizabeth Donaldson, junior president Jessye Schumann, junior vice president Bailey Leming, junior secretary Rebecca Donaldson, junior treasurer Alexandria Howard, song leaders Kassidy Schumann and Keeran Jones, recreation leaders Lia Jones, Jeff John-

ston and Brandon Johnston and council representatives Brianna Childers and Alexis Clark. A club hayrack ride and weiner roast were held Oct. 8 at the Leming’s home. The club also met Oct. 10 at the Stull United Methodist Church Faith and Friendship Center. It was the club’s achievement night, so a potluck supper with meat provided from Famous Dave’s was shared by all club families in attendance. Parliamentarian Elizabeth Donaldson shared ‘how to properly use the gavel’ at club meetings. Historians Baylee Wulfkuhle and Madison Wulfkuhle shared the meaning of the four ‘H’s of 4-H. The club voted to adopt four grandparents from Douglas County Senior Services for Christmas. For the program, members shared one 4-H activity they participated in this past year and one highlight of their 4-H year. The members also received a small goody bag for their achievements. The club adjourned the meeting by stating the 4-H motto, “to make the best better.” The next club meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at the Stull United Methodist Church Faith and Friendship Center.

County campuses and outreach locations. Area candidates earning Associate of Applied Science degrees are: Megan Case and Parker Donahey, Lawrence, and Michael Lee, Oskaloosa. O Kansas State University announced its international study abroad scholarship recipients and their desti-

nations include: Dillon Robbins, Oskaloosa, $1,000 International Programs Study Abroad Scholarship and $100 Veronica Bonebrake International Scholarship for Italy; Andrea Fouts, Ottawa, $1,050 International Programs Study Abroad Scholarship for Peru; and Clinton Newton, Wellsville, $600 International Programs

Study Abroad Scholarship for China. O Carlin Peterson, Linwood, earned a bachelor’s degree with a concentration in youth ministries in May from John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Ark.

Wednesday Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County, noon, 1525 W. Sixth St., Suite A. Information meeting for prospective volunteers. For more information, call 843-7359. Cosmopolitan Club, noon, Holiday Inn Lawrence, 200 McDonald Drive. KU Toastmasters Club, noon1 p.m., KU campus, Learned Hall, Room 2140. Membership is open to the public. For more information, call Tom Mulinazzi at 864-2928, or e-mail him at: Lawrence Central Rotary Club, noon, Eldridge Hotel, 701 Mass. Wednesday Afternoon Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center. The Older Women’s League, Kaw Valley Chapter, and the Douglas County Coalition on Aging, annual Fall Legislative Forum, 2 p.m.-4 p.m., in the multipurpose room of the Douglas County Senior Center, 745 Vt. A panel of Douglas County legislators will address specific topics affecting seniors. For more information, contact Douglas County Senior Services, 842-0543. O.U.R.S. (Oldsters United

AROUND AND ABOUT Alumni of Oread Training School/University High School will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the opening of the school today. A reception will begin at 10:30 a.m. and lunch will be served at noon in the Malott Room of the Kansas Union. O Cornerstone Southern Baptist Church, 802 W.

22nd St., will host a free Fall Festival from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. There will be hot dogs, chips, Moon Walk, games, candy and prizes. Children must be accompanied by an adult. O The following students were chosen as October Students of the Month at Oskaloosa High School: Bree

Brooks and Nick Holsinger, freshmen; Nicole Kruse, junior; and Haley Pfau, senior. The students will be treated to lunch this month at Carlos O’Kelly’s in Lawrence. O Cloud County Community College commencement was May 13. The annual event recognizes graduates from the Concordia and Geary

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People &Places Photo courtesy of Betty Markley

Photo courtesy of Sarah Randolph

KARREN WEICHERT, CEO OF MIDLAND CARE, was awarded a $1,000 check Aug. 26 from Cans for Community representatives. From left, are Wendell McGaugh, Linda Klinker, Weichert and Will Lunn at the Lawrence Adult Day Health Center, 319 Perry St.

MATT GILLESPIE was installed as the incoming president of Sertoma’s Lawrence Chapter by Michele Skinner, Sertoma’s Kansas district governor, during the June 14 installation dinner. Other 2011-12 officers are Valerie Walthall, president-elect; second vice president Bernard Judge, treasurer Rob Gillespie, and secretary/ sergeant at arms Thomas Howe. Board of directors for 2011-12 are chairwoman Sandra Studley, Dee Bisel, Jason Blackburn, Barbara Braa, Jake Dale, Jeff Messick and John Solbach.

Photo courtesy of Betty Markley

Photo courtesy of Lawrence Schools Foundation staff

THE NEW GENERATION SOCIETY OF LAWRENCE made a $5,000 contribution July 14 to the Lawrence Schools Foundation for the Early Childhood Education program at Kennedy School. Presenting the check at Kennedy, from left, are Carolyn Phillips, Bill Lathrop, Becky Gibson, Kenedy principal Cris Anderson, NGSL president Larry Gadt, Foundation executive director Susan Esau, Janet Crow and Richard Meidinger.

TIM KELLER HOLDING HIS “SERTOMAN OF THE YEAR” AWARD at Sertoma’s Annual Installation dinner on June 14 is shown with his daughter, Regan Keller. Keller has served in various leadership positions, including board chairman, president and as committee chairman of the 48 BBQ Contest, Sertoma’s annual fundraiser.

‘What should Christians make of all the devil, demon and ghost talk associated with Halloween?’ ——————

Christians can participate without evil celebrations, activities The Rev. Barry Watts, r associate pastor, Lawrence Heights Christian Church, 2321 Peterson Road: I believe Christians can participate in Halloween, without becoming involved in the celebration and activities of the devil, demons and ghosts. In advertising our church’s Trunk or Treat event, we describe it as “a safe, family-friendly environment for children to explore themed vehicles and receive lots of cool treats! A great way to dress up and enjoy Halloween without celebrating demons, vampires and witches.” For my 3-yearold son, Halloween will be about dressing up in a fun costume and getting buckets full of candy. There will not be talk about the darker aspects of the holiday. However, when it comes

to the dark side of Halloween, Christians beware. If you are going to dance with the devil, don’t be surprised when he stomps on your foot and stabs you in the back. Ephesians 5:11-12 says, “Have nothing to do with the fruitless deeds of darkness, but rather expose them. It is shameful even to mention Watts what the disobedient do in secret.” Throughout the Old and New Testaments, witchcraft, sorcery and things of the occult are revealed as being in opposition to God. (Exodus 22:18; Leviticus 19:31; 20:6, 27; Acts

8:9-24; 13:6-11; 19:19) If participating in Halloween is going to cause you to dwell on “fruitless deeds of darkness,” then refrain. “If your eye causes you to sin, pluck it out. It is better for you to enter the kingdom of God with one eye than to have two eyes and be thrown into hell.” (Mark 9:47) If Halloween is going to be a stumbling block for your faith, causing you to sin, then have nothing to do with it. Whether you decide to participate or not, remember the words of the Apostle Paul, “Whatever happens, conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ.” (Philippians 1:27) — Send email to Barry Watts at

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The devil, demons, spirits are real and seriously dangerous The Rev. John McFarland, pastor, Christ Covenant Reformed Presbyterian Church, 2312 Harvard Road: “The secret things belong to the Lord, but things revealed belong to us & our children forever.” This truth drives Christians to be “people of the Book,” striving to understand (stand-under) what may be perceived only through the inspired scriptures. People the world over are fascinated with the spiritual realm. It is not “spiritual interest” which makes one a Christian. Ninety-five percent of all people are intrigued by things invisible. The Day of the Dead and Santeria are famous festivals reminding Christians to discipline ourselves under “scripture alone,” or we will syncretize truth with error. Halloween, more accept-

able in the modern West, is similarly dangerous ground where truth and falsehood mix. But Christian parents might make use of our culture’s fascination with zombies (today’s fashionably McFarland “undead”!) to consider what God says. The devil, demons and post-death human spirits are real. The Bible warns us not to seek communication with the dead (necromancy), not because it is silly but because it is seriously dangerous. When God brought Israel into the Promised Land, the familiar practices of tribes seeking a word from beyond

were forbidden. But the spiritual realm is not a level field, with good and bad spirits dueling over a universe up for grabs. The Bible from first to last depicts the Holy God in total control, determining how far unclean spirits may go in their efforts to steal, kill and destroy. They know they are doomed, as a terrified demon asked Jesus, “Have You come to torment us before the time?” Finally, it is important for children to know that this same Jesus is the one to whom they must go in faith to be delivered from fear of the devil and his juniors. Halloween is no laughing matter, but Christians who love truth himself will have the joy that remains. — Send email to John McFarland at

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University Bridge Club announces results of its Oct. 22 meeting with hosts Janet Dunn and Donna Gatts. Blue winners: Steven Bogler, first; John Stark, second; Roz Zimmerer, third; Janet Dunn, fourth; and Walt Hicks, fifth. Pink winners: Willi Stark, first; Edna Galle, second; Carol Smith, third; Donna Gatts; fourth; and Sue Baur, fifth. O The Wednesday Afternoon Duplicate Bridge Club’s game Oct. 19 was directed by Chris Lane. North-South winners were Vince Nordberg and Steven Vossler, first in A; Larry Weatherholt and Mark Osborn, second in A; Jan O’Connor and Lois Clark, third in A and first in B; Jerry Sloan and Dave Chipman, fourth in A; Chris Lane and Mona Bell, second in B; and Ronald Jenkins and Ron Jenkins, first in C. East-West winners were John Oxley and Elizabeth Jankord, first in A; Dick Shaffer and Ann Thompson, second in A, and first in B and C; Bobby Patton and Eleanor Patton, third in A, and second in B and C; and Grant Sutton and Catherine Blumenfeld, fourth in A. O The Thursday Morning Mentor Duplicate Bridge Club’s game Oct. 20 was directed by Chris Lane. Winners were Paul Jordan and Kit Carlsen, first; Barbara Haverty and Chris Lane, second; Doris Sindt and Melissa Moore, third; and Rich Bryan and Mary Locniskar, fourth. O The Friday Afternoon Duplicate Bridge Club’s game Oct. 21 was directed by Virginia Seaver. North-South winners were Mark Osborn and Grant Sutton, first in A and B; Virginia Seaver and Klee Zaricky, second in A; Wanda Durbin and Mary Fenlon, third in A; and Nita Scales and Jolene Andersen, second in B. East-West winners were Judy Hildreth and Carol Ball, first in A; Chris Lane and Shirley Reese, second in A and first in B; and Mary Locniskar and Bobby Patton, third in A and second in B.

Three new Kansas State University psychology graduates received scholastic awards from the department of psychology. The recipients were honored at the department’s spring banquet for their outstanding contributions to the K-State psychology program and the field of psychology. Adrienne Struble of Lawrence, May 2011 graduate earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology, received the E. J. Phares Prize for Outstanding Undergraduate Research. The honor includes a $200 award. O McPherson College announced its third round of Horizon Fund grant winners in April. During the last year more than 50 students have benefitted from grants, and 39 unique ideas have received funding. In the latest round of funding, about 20 students and 16 ideas received grants – 13 of which were new proposals. Casey Maxon, Lawrence, received additional funds for his car photography business “Cacklefest Photography.” His previous grant helped him to purchase a quality digital camera and photography software and he has been expanding his portfolio and gaining customers. The new grant will help him purchase a wide-angle lens and tripod. O Pittsburg State University’s 107th spring commencement was May 13-14. Earning an associate degree: Zachary Beedle, applied science, Eudora. Earning a two-year certificate in a technical program: Brady Willits, Lawrence; and Shane Ross, Ottawa. Earning a Bachelor’s of Arts degree: Bethany Duty, Ottawa. Earning Bachelor’s of Science degrees: Amanda Vander Tuig, Baldwin City; Rachel Oswald, Bonner Springs; Rodney Wilson, Ottawa; and Meagan Montis and Ryan Schendel, Wellsville. Other bachelor’s degrees earned: Cameron Leslie, education, Basehor; Rebecca Kelly, education, and Shae Sawalich and Amanda Vitt, nursing, Bonner Springs; Tyler Farmer, engineering technology, De Soto; John Crumrine, applied science, Steven

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Olson, business administration, and Brittney Graff and Sybil Rockhill, nursing, Eudora; Joshua Bohnstedt, education, and Mujahid Hassaballa and Patrick Johnson, technology, Lawrence; Tracy Naumann, education, Meriden; Ramond Wilson, business administration, Ottawa; Lindsay Cubbage, technology, Oskaloosa; Samantha Hassinger, business administration, and Emily Schenk, education, Tonganoxie; and Megan Garman, education, and Rachael Whalen, nursing, Wellsville. Earning graduates degrees were: Megan Boyd, Master of Business Administration, Basehor; Joshua Jacobs and Ketina Williams, Master of Arts, Lawrence; Jeffrey Gibbens and Kristi Maurer, Master of Arts, Tonganoxie; and Trisha Sharp, Master of Arts, Berryton; Jordan Hevel, Master of Arts, De Soto; Jayne Hopkins, Master of Arts, Linwood; Bonnie Bowyer, Master of Arts, Ottawa; and Carissa Hughes, Master of Arts, Wellsville. O Lysa Lindberg, Eudora, and Daniel Chance, Lawrence, were named to the spring 2011 president’s honor roll Kansas Wesleyan University, in Salina, by earning a grade-point average of at least 3.75. O The Lawrence Aquahawk Swim Team had six swimmers named to the USA Swimming sponsored Missouri Valley All Academic Team for 2011. They are Reese Grabill, Phoebe Grabill, Kate McCurdy, Morgan Miller, Annie Odrowski and Ben Sloan. O More than 120 Kansas State University students are new members of the nation’s oldest, largest and most selective all-discipline honor society. Phi Kappa Phi’s new initiates at K-State are second semester juniors in the upper 7.5 percent of their class, seniors in the upper 10 percent of their class or outstanding graduate students, also in the top 10 percent of their class. Spring 2011 initiates: Sarah Beach, Lawrence, and Madison Horsch, Lecompton.

MEETINGS AND GATHERINGS CONTINUED FROM PAGE 8B for Responsible Service) dance, 2:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St. Everyone welcome. Admission is $3. Band: J-Bs. Altrusa International Inc. of Lawrence, 5:30 p.m. social hour, 6 p.m. dinner and business meeting, Maceli’s, 1031 N.H. Jayhawk Chapter of Disabled American Veterans, 7 p.m., American Legion, 3408 W. Sixth St. Open to all veterans. For more information, call Daniel H. Fisher, commander, at 331-7087.

Retired Eagles Activity Club, 12:30 p.m., Eagles Lodge, 1803 W. Sixth St. Carry-in lunch and cards. Over Forties Singles Group, 7 p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St.

in the I-70 Business Center. For information, call Steven Bogler at 690-7071. — Please contact Schnette Hollins at 832-7151 or society@ljworld. com to add or change a listing.


Meetings for Alcoholics Anonymous and other ongoing support groups can be found at events/ and

Bushwhacker Breakfast Club, 7 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1711 W. 23rd St. University Bridge Club, 6:30 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center


Thursday Jayhawk Breakfast Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Alvamar Country Club, 1809 Crossgate Drive. Guest speaker: Marilyn Hull: “LiveWell Lawrence.” Thursday Morning Mentor Bridge Game, 9:30 a.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center. Lawrence Kiwanis Club, noon, Lawrence Country Club, 400 Country Club Terrace. Lawrence Professionals Toastmasters, 12:05 p.m. to 1 p.m., Douglas County Bank, Ninth and Kentucky streets. For more information, contact Peter Steimle at 856-4123 or e-mail him at: psteimle@, or visit or lawrence. Lawrence Jayhawk Kiwanis, 6:15 p.m., Conroy’s Pub, 3115 W. Sixth St. Lawrence Board of Zoning Appeals, 6:30 p.m., City Hall, Sixth and Massachusetts streets. Vietnam Veterans of America, 7 p.m., Ransom Memorial Hospital, 1406 Main St., Ottawa.

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Friday Recommended Reading, a book and discussion group, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Lawrence Senior Center, 745 Vt. P.E.O. Chapter FZ, noon at the home of Pat Blair, 1329 Kasold, D2. Program: Jane Johnston, “The Peace and Love of Poetry.” Assistant hostesses: Janet Roth, Barbara Brand and Grace Beam. IPS report by Ruby Clement. P.E.O. Chapter GQ, noon social, Lawrence County Club, 400 Country Club Terrace. Friday Afternoon Bridge Club, 12:30 p.m., Kaw Valley Bridge Center in the I-70 Business Center.

3rd Annual LAUGHING MAN’S Pancake Breakfast in loving memory of Ted Wiley to benefit The Arc of Douglas County

Saturday, October 29, 2011, 8:00 - 11:00 AM St. John The Evangelist Church, 1229 Vermont Adults: $5.00 • Kids 6-12: $2.00 • Kids under 6: FREE




LAWRENCE JOURNAL-WORLD Saturday, October 29, 2011

Familiar face awaits KU By Matt Tait

During the recruitment of Kansas University freshman JaCorey Shepherd, one man led the charge. His name is Darrell Wyatt, and, although KU’s former wide-receivers coach now works at the University of Texas, where KU will play at 6 tonight, he has hardly been forgotten. “When I found out he was leaving, he actually called me and told me, ‘Hey, just because I’m leaving doesn’t mean you have to change your mind,’” Shepherd said of a conversation between him and Wyatt last winter. “He didn’t want me to think he was the whole reason I was coming up here. Once he told me that, I was just like, ‘Cool, I’m gonna stick with my commitment.’” While Wyatt was credited as the lead recruiter for Shepherd, who ranks third in yards (249), fourth in receptions (13) and is tied for the team lead in receiving touchdowns (three), the freshman from Mesquite, Texas, acknowledged the important roles played by KU coach Turner Gill and offensive coordinator Chuck Long in bringing him to town. Still, it was Wyatt, a man who also served on Terry Allen’s coaching staff at KU in the late 1990s, who helped build the relationship between receiver and school that made Shepherd want to become a Jayhawk. “I felt like we were getting close,” Shepherd said. “He came to a couple of my basketball practices, and we talk-

Photo courtesy of Texas media relations; Jeff Jacobsen/Kansas Athletics Photo

ASSISTANT COACH DARRELL WYATT NOW, LEFT, coaching a Texas practice and, right, on the sidelines last season for Kansas University. ed then. He just told me some of the things he expected from me when I got it up here.” Once Wyatt left, Shepherd said he never had second thoughts about his commitment to Kansas. “Not really,” he said. “Just because he did call me and made sure I was OK. It was a good situation. Right after that, when (new KU receivers) coach (David) Beaty came in, he just picked up right where coach Wyatt left off. Coach Beaty said he was actually looking at me at Rice, but they never offered

me because they thought I’d get bigger offers.” There are a lot of guys on the Kansas roster, players and coaches alike, who have similar stories regarding Wyatt. Some, such as junior receiver Kale Pick, recall Wyatt’s work as a teacher, friend and mentor. Others, such as Long, reflect on the camaraderie and good times. For Pick, a former quarterback, Wyatt’s guidance during the Dodge City native’s transition to wide receiver is something for which he’ll always be appreciative.



OFFENSE LT Jeff Spikes 6-6, 325, Jr. Riley Spencer 6-7, 300, Soph.

DEFENSE DE Keba Agostinho 6-3, 253, Soph. Pat Lewandowski, 6-6, 248, RS-Fr.

OFFENSE WR Jaxon Shipley 6-1, 190, Fr. Miles Onyegbule 6-4, 216, Fr.

DEFENSE DE Alex Okafor 6-5, 260, Jr. Reggie Wilson 6-3, 252, Soph.

LG Trevor Marrongelli 6-2, 293, Jr. Tom Mabry 6-4, 287, Soph.

NT Patrick Dorsey, 6-0, 273, Soph. Randall Dent, 6-3, 283, SR.

WR Marquise Goodwin 5-9, 177, Jr. Darius White 6-3, 200, Soph.

NT Kheeston Randall 6-5, 305, Sr. OR Desmond Jackson 6-1, 285, Fr.

C Jeremiah Hatch 6-3, 332, Sr. Dylan Admire 6-3, 264, Fr.

DT Richard Johnson Jr. 6-3, 283, Sr. Shane Smith 6-5, 280, Soph.

DT Calvin Howell 6-4, 290, Soph. Ashton Dorsey 6-2, 295, Soph.

RG Duane Zlatnik 6-4, 326, Jr. Travis Bodenstein 6-5, 295, Fr.

BUCK Toben Opurum 6-2, 240, Jr. Malcolm Walker 6-1, 220, Jr.

WR Mike Davis 6-2, 188, Soph. DeSean Hales 5-11, 175, Jr. OR Bryant Jackson 6-2, 191, RS-Fr.

RT Tanner Hawkinson 6-6, 293, Jr. Gavin Howard 6-5, 292, Soph.

WILL Steven Johnson 6-1, 237, Sr. Huldon Tharp 6-0, 217, Soph.

TE Tim Biere 6-4, 260, Sr. Ted McNulty 6-5, 230, Sr. OR AJ Steward 6-3, 233, Sr.

MIKE Darius Willis 6-3, 243, Soph. Isaac Wright 6-3, 240, Jr.

WR D.J. Beshears 5-8, 174, Jr. Christian Matthews 6-1, 186, Soph. WR Kale Pick 6-1, 208, Jr. JaCorey Shepherd 5-11, 170, Fr.

SAM Tunde Bakare 5-10, 215, Jr. Prinz Kande 6-0, 194, Soph. FC Isiah Barfied, 5-11, 185, Sr. Tyler Patmon 5-11, 180, Soph.

TE Barrett Matthews 6-2, 235, Jr. Dominique Jones 6-3, 235, Soph. FB Cody Johnson 5-11, 252, Sr. Jamison Berryhill 5-11, 225, Sr. RB Malcolm Brown 6-0, 217, Fr. OR Fozzy Whittaker 5-10, 202, Sr. HB Blaine Irby 6-3, 237, Sr. OR D.J. Grant 6-3, 238, Jr. QB David Ash 6-3, 222, Fr. OR Case McCoy 6-2, 200, Soph.

FB Nick Sizemore 6-2, 246, Soph. Ed Fink 6-3, 221, Fr.

SS Bradley McDougald 6-1, 195, Jr. Ray Mitchell, 6-1, 183, RS-Fr.

TB James Sims 6-0, 206, Soph. Darrian Miller 5-10, 191, Fr.

FS Lubbock Smith 6-0, 206, Jr. Keeston Terry 6-2, 185, Soph.

LG David Snow 6-4, 295, Sr. Luke Poehlmann 6-7, 295, Jr.

QB Jordan Webb 6-0, 210, Soph. Quinn Mecham 6-2, 207, Sr.

BC Greg Brown 5-11, 185, Jr. Anthony Davis, 5-11, 205, Sr.

C Dominic Espinosa 6-4, 298, RS-Fr. Garrett Porter 6-6, 310, Soph.

SPECIALISTS PK Alex Mueller 5-10, 160, Fr. Ron Doherty 5-11, 206, Soph. P Doherty Victor McBride 6-2, 201, RS-Fr. LS Tanner Gibas 6-2, 200, Fr. Justin Carnes 6-3, 230, Soph.

KR Beshears Bourbon PR Beshears Pick H McBride Blake Jablonski 6-3, 208, RS-Fr. KO Mueller Doherty

LT Josh Cochran 6-6, 277, Fr. OR Tray Allen 6-4, 310, Sr.

RG Mason Walters 6-6, 315, Soph. Sedrick Flowers 6-3, 310, Fr.

BUCK Jackson Jeffcoat 6-5, 250, Soph. Dravannti Johnson 6-2, 255, Jr. LB Jordan Hicks 6-2, 235, Soph. Tevin Jackson 6-2, 230, Fr. LB Keenan Robinson 6-3, 240, Sr. Steve Edmond 6-3, 255, Fr. LB Emmanuel Acho 6-2, 245, Sr. Kendall Thompson 6-3, 237, Fr. CB Quandre Diggs 5-10, 200, Fr. A.J. White 6-0, 180, Soph. CB Carrington Byndom 6-0, 180, Soph. Josh Turner 6-0, 177, Fr. NICKEL Kenny Vaccaro 6-1, 215, Jr. SS Blake Gideon 6-1, 205, Sr. Christian Scott 6-1, 225, Sr. FS Kenny Vaccaro 6-1, 215, Jr. Mykkele Thompson 6-2, 183, Fr.

RT Trey Hopkins 6-4, 298, Soph. Paden Kelley 6-7, 295, Soph.

SPECIALISTS PK Justin Tucker 6-1, 185, Sr. Ben Pruitt 6-1, 190, Fr. H Cade McCrary 6-4, 189, Soph. Will Russ 6-4, 193, RS-Fr. LS Alex Zumberge 6-0, 250, Sr. Trey Wier 6-2, 240, Sr.

P Tucker Russ KOR Whitaker Diggs PR Shipley Diggs

“He just helped me out with the basics, starting out,” Pick said. “Just the stances as a receiver, some route techniques, getting off the line against press coverage, stuff like that. He also told me just to run. And just to be quick and fast out there. We only had two weeks left in the season, and he said we could smooth everything out in the offseason so he just wanted me to go out there and be my own player.” Though Wyatt was not around to help him through it, Pick took that message to heart and was regarded as one

of the Jayhawks’ top performers throughout the offseason. Today, he’s listed as a starter at wide receiver, and he’s looking forward to showing his former coach a thing or two during tonight’s match-up. “Absolutely,” said Pick, when asked if he was excited to face Wyatt. “He’s on the other side of the ball, and that’s kind of spiced things up a bit. I want to go out there and show him how much I’ve improved as a receiver.” Although Wyatt’s second stint at KU lasted just one season, Pick said he always

sensed that Lawrence and KU were special to Wyatt. “I think it meant a lot to him,” Pick said. “And he really worked hard. He was always in his office when I would knock on the door for his keys to get in the film room. He was a really dedicated coach. I’m looking forward to seeing him after the game and seeing how he’s doing. It was only two weeks, but I formed a pretty quick relationship with him.” While the Wyatt reunion has a warm and fuzzy feel for those on the Kansas sideline, Texas coach Mack Brown sees it as an advantage for UT. “He was at Kansas last year so he knows this team very well,” Brown said. “This will be a very important game to him. I laughed (and asked him), ‘Will this be any more special for you?’ (He told me) ‘I’ve coached at Oklahoma State, Oklahoma, Baylor, Kansas, all of these are special to me because I know every coach in this league.’ He’ll be excited to see a lot of those kids he recruited last year and see the coaches, as well.” Judging by the way some of KU’s coaches talked about Wyatt, the feeling’s mutual. “I just hope he doesn’t give those guys all my secrets,” said Long of his old pal. “We have a few things up our sleeve that he hasn’t seen before. I had to go deep, deep down in the playbook to find things he hadn’t seen in a long time. He keeps every playbook from everywhere he goes, and he’s gonna have to go down deep in his box to figure out what we’re doing.”

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WEB PRESSMAN The Lawrence Journal-World has an opening for an experienced Web Pressman. We are a family-owned operation with a 20,000 circulation daily newspaper, several weekly community newspapers, a Commercial Printing division, and a contract print site for USA TODAY. Pressman will operate and maintain a web press to produce printed materials; monitor quality during production; and complete maintenance. Position is a full-time night position with a weekend rotation and regular holiday work with appropriate holiday pay. The successful candidate should have web press experience; be proficient in running four color; practical experience in preventive maintenance; a self-starter and have an attitude of continuous improvement; ability to lift 80 pounds; required to stand for long periods of time and bend and twist; able to walk/use hands and fingers to operate or feel objects, tools or controls; and ability to see with 20/20 near vision. Historical Lawrence, Kansas, is located 45 minutes from Kansas City, MO, has a nationally recognized arts scene, a vibrant downtown and is home to the University of Kansas with its long-standing basketball tradition. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to We offer an excellent benefits package including health insurance, 401k, paid time off, employee discounts and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen, eye exam and physical lift assessment required. EOE

AUTOMOTIVE SALES SPECIALIST The World Company Automotive Sales Specialist is responsible for selling advertising and building relationships with potential automotive clients in Lawrence, Topeka and the surrounding communities. Specialist will initiate creative solutions to grow print and online revenue for our automotive clients; prepare timely and accurate sales materials and/or research to present solutions to new and existing clients and demonstrate to them how to promote their products and services to support new revenue streams; obtain and study information about clients’ products, needs, problems, advertising history and business practices to offer effective sales presentations and appropriate product assistance; provide clients with the appropriate research contract status, and analytical reports to validate their buying decisions; maintain knowledge of market data, competitive activity, advertising rates, pertinent new items and company policies; provide accurate monthly forecasts, sales updates and other revenue reports by assigned deadlines; provide exemplary customer service to your client list and take care of all of their billing, tearsheet, creative and informational needs; maintain a positive attitude, professional communication and cooperation with all customers and your co-workers to ensure maximum productivity and sales results; meet all copy and proof deadlines on a daily and weekly basis and use the tracking tools; work with your customers on their aging balances; and consistently meet sales goals for accounts on your list and for new business. Ideal candidates will have a minimum two years proven track record of outside sales success; knowledge of online media sales process and analytics; strong presentation, closing and prospecting skills; ability to generate creative advertising ideas; ability to generate a high level of new business activity in a fast-paced environment; ability to generate creative advertising solutions for customers; goal and results oriented; excellent verbal and written communication and problemsolving skills; ability to consistently demonstrate confidence in, and enthusiasm toward, product and company; possess basic math and spelling skill, good organizational skills, be attentive to detail, and exhibit professional appearance; ability to achieve 100% accuracy in all billing, scheduling and proof-reading functions; proficient in all Microsoft Office applications; and valid driver’s license, reliable transportation with proof of auto insurance, and a clean driving record. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to We offer an excellent benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, paid time off, employee discounts and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. EOE


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DIGITAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECT MANAGER The World Company, a fast-paced, multi-media organization in Lawrence, Kansas, is seeking a Digital Development Project Manager to lead its digital development team, which develops our digital products, provides maintenance and support of existing websites and implements third-party digital initiatives. Responsibilities include: • Directing daily team operations by analyzing workflow, establishing priorities, planning appropriately, developing standards, directing work and setting deadlines. • Managing a highly skilled on-site and off-site team that performs design and development. • Developing and communicating to management periodic analyses of products under development and their stages of development. • Developing and implementing methods and procedures for monitoring projects, such as progress reports and team meetings, in order to inform management of current project status. • Developing recommendations and strategies for market and business opportunities in cooperation with The World Company leadership team. • Researching, tracking and informing the management team of trend developments in digital publishing. We are looking for candidates with a Bachelor’s degree (technology, interactive studies, journalism or other similar discipline, preferred) or equivalent years of special experience and qualifications; at least two years of leadership experience overseeing the assignment, progress and implementation of digital applications; experience developing websites, preferably using open-source technologies; knowledge of and a strong affinity for digital development standards and best practices; proven strategic planning and execution success; an ability to create, direct and multi-task effectively under pressure; experience working all facets of the development process; must be able to communicate and negotiate with a wide variety of co-workers and potential business partners. The World Company’s online operation is considered to be among the most innovative of news and media organizations in the country. Our websites include,,,, and We are a family owned business that has been a news and media source for more than 100 years. Company holdings include newspapers, websites, magazines, commercial printing, and Web publishing software development and sales. We offer an excellent benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, paid time off and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter, resume and links to your work to EOE

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SINGLE COPY DRIVER Lawrence Journal-World is hiring for a parttime Single Copy Driver. Responsible for distributing newspapers to machines and stores in Lawrence, Kansas and surrounding communities. Candidates must be flexible and available to work daily from 10:00 pm to 6:00 am. Ideal candidates must have a stable work history; able to work with minimal supervision; reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license, proof of insurance and safe driving record; and ability to lift 50 lbs. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to EOE

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

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PARKWAY 4000 2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, 3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st 1st floor, DW. $490/month. floor, 1 bath. Avail. now. No • 2 & 3BRs available No pets. Call 785-841-5797 pets. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 • 2 Bath, W/D hookups Downtown Lofts • 2 Car garage w/opener New Studio, 1, & 2 BRs • New kitchen appliances 2BR Unit in 4-plex. 1 bath, • Maintenance free 3 B R 2121 Inverness, 2 LIVE IN LUXURY new carpet & appls. $450. Call for Specials! story, 2.5 bath, CA, DW, at 901 New Hampshire + Deposit & Refs. No pets. 785-832-0555/785-766-2722 W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet Avail. now. 785-217-5360 785-830-8800 ok. $850/mo. 785-841-5797 2BR, 1 block to KU, CA, DW, 2BRs from $550 - $800/mo. private parking, no pets, 3BR, 2 story, 1,200 sq. ft. 1.5 Some units - 1 month free. lease avail. now. $530/mo. Bath, W/D hookup. 3332 W. 785-832-8728 / 785-331-5360 8th St. $750/mo. + deposit. HIGHPOINTE APTS + deposit. 785-640-4407 Sunset Elem. 785-842-9033 One Month Free Rent! 2 B R , small apt. in 4-plex. 2001 W. 6th. 785-841-8468 Four Wheel Drive 713 W. 25th. Avail. now. All NEW RENT SPECIALS kitchen appls. W/D on-site. Townhomes Campus & Downtown $475 deposit, $625/mo. with 2859 Four Wheel Drive 2 & 3 Bedroom Apts utilities paid. 785-979-7812 PARKWAY COMMONS Amazing 2BR, tranquil inti785-749-7744 One Month Rent FREE! mate setting, free stand2BR avail. now, very nice 2 & 3 Bedrooms ing townhome w/ court& quiet, DW, W/D, off st. Apartments, Houses & Clubhouse lounge, gym, parking. $535/mo. No pets. yard, cathedral ceilings, Duplexes. 785-842-7644 garages avail., W/D, walk skylights, & W/D. Most Apartments 785-423-1565, 785-841-4035 in closets, and 1 pet okay. residents professionals. Unfurnished Pets ok. Water & trash pd. 3601 Clinton Pkwy., Lawrence Last One Left!! $750/mo. 785-842-5227 Heatherwood Valley & 785-842-3280 941 Indiana - 2BR 1 bath 1BR, 1/2 block to KU, reSunflower Apartments $650/mo. 785-841-4935 served parking, $510. GAS & 1, 2 & 3 Bedroom Units WATER PAID. 785-842-7644 Red Oak Apts. 3BR, 2 bath, 1 car, NW • No Application Fee • 2408 Alabama Nicer! No Pets Avalon Apartments Short-term Leases avail. $765/mo. 785-865-6064 Newly remodeled 1 & 2 BR 901 Avalon • Leasing Programs for water & trash paid 2BR, 900 sq. ft., balcony, 1BRs — 622 Schwarz. CA, Applicants w/Bad Credit $450 - $510/mo. 3BR, 2 bath, all amenities, Heat & water paid, laundry, off-street parking, Deposits -$300 785-856-1237 garage. 2807 Four Wheel Easy walk to gas & water paid. $435/ Drive. $795/mo. Available C a l l T o d a y 7 8 5 8 4 1 1 1 5 5 school or downtown, mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 Now. Call 785-766-8888 $630/mo., $300 deposit. Studios — 2400 Alabama, all 785-841-1155 elect., plenty of parking, AC, 2BR — 1017 Illinois. 2 story, laundry. $390, water/cable 1 bath, CA, DW. $570/mo. FALL SPECIAL! paid. No pets. 785-841-5797 No pets. Call 785-841-5797 2BR starting at $525 AVAIL. Now Studios - 1708 W. 5th, all W/D included. Pool 3BR, 2 bath, major appls., elect, plenty of parking, AC, The Woods of FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505 Great Locations! Great Prices! laundry. $410. water/cable Old West Lawrence Ad Astra Apartments paid. No pets. 785-841-5797 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms 785-841-4935 1 & 2 BRs from $390/mo. Now Leasing 3BR Townhomes Avail. Call MPM for more details 785-838-3377, 785-841-3339 Patio Apartment Duplexes at 785-841-4935 Adam Ave. - 2 bath, 2 car, 2BR, 2 bath w/study, laun1,700 sq. ft., some with dry, patio, yard. New tile & 3BR, nice, S. of 23rd St. 1 fenced yards, $895/mo. carpet flooring. $750/mo. P U T Y O U R Bath, W/D, garage, No Bainbridge Cir. - 1,200 Cedarwood Apts Call Today 785-841-1155 pets. $675/mo. Avail. now. 1,540 sq. ft., 1.5-2.5 bath, 1 EMPLOYMENT AD IN 2411 Cedarwood Ave. 785-841-4035, 785-423-1565 car, $695 - $775/mo. TODAY!! 2BR - 2406 Alabama, Bldg. 2, Beautiful & Spacious 2 story, 1.5 baths, CA, DW, Go to or call Pets okay 1 & 2BRs start at $400/mo. $570. No pets. 785-841-5797 2BR in 4-plex on a quiet 785-832-1000. with paid pet deposit * Near campus, bus stop street. AC, new carpet, * Laundries on site off-street parking. $500/mo. UP TO FOUR PACKAGES 2BR — 909 Missouri or 1305 Avail. now. 785-218-1413 * Near stores, restaurants 785-841-4785 TO CHOOSE FROM! Kentucky, in 4-plex. Have * Water & trash paid CA & DW. No pets. $450/ 4BR duplex - start at $795 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car, 2 story 2BR, 1 Bath in 4-plex All packages include AT month. Call 785-841-5797 —————————————————— townhomes - 104 & 106 SilLEAST 7 days online, 2 Newly remodeled, major Get Coupon* for $25 OFF ver Leaf (Fire Tree) Baldappls., W/D, Fireplace. photos online, 4000 2BR Near hospital. Large, win - most appls. $825/mo. EACH MONTH’S RENT chracters online, and one has CA, off-street parking, AVAIL. Now 785-865-2505 785-594-2558, 785-218-4070 week in top ads. *Sign lease by Nov. 30, 2011 & is on bus route. $550/mo. —————————————————— 2BR, 1.5 bath, W/D hookup, Avail. now. 785-550-7325 Days in print vary with CALL TODAY (Mon. - Fri.) off street parking. West of Apartments, Houses & 2BR, 1310 Kentucky. CA, DW, Iowa on Harvard. No pets. package chosen. 785-843-1116 Duplexes. 785-842-7644 laundry. Close to KU. $550/ $625/mo. Call 785-842-0158 mo. One Month FREE. $200 Deposit. Call 785-842-7644 2BR, feels like a split-level house. W/D hookups, nice Overland Pointe 2BR, 925 Alabama. 1 Bath, storage, central location. Townhomes Central Air, $500/mo. 2 Car Small pet okay. $575/mo. Luxury 2BR, 3 Bath Units garage is avail. for $100 Avail. Now. 785-841-4201 Gas FP, W/D, 2 Car garage per month. 785-842-7644 5245 Overland Drive 2BR, 2 bath, 2121 Pikes Peak. 785-832-8200 New carpet/paint. $750/mo. Village Square 3BR, 2 bath, 2317 E. 27th


Mediaphormedia is seeking a Director of Sales to oversee all aspects of sales and business development for the company. Mediaphormedia is a forward-thinking software and online services firm based in Lawrence, Kansas, and is widely considered one of the top vendors serving the news and media industries with clients across North America using their content management and local business search platforms. They are widely regarded as being one of the most innovative organizations in media, employing some of the brightest talent focused on media futures.

913 Christie Ct., Lawrence - New exterior & carpet. 3 full bath, 2 kitchens, 2LRs, walk-out basement, 2 car. $1,100/mo. 913-687-2582

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

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3BR, 1 bath, 1 car, newly remodeled duplex. No pets. 3302 Glacier Dr. Avail. Now. $750/mo. Call 785-542-1111

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1727 Maple Lane - across from park. Cute 3BR + study. $900/mo. avail. now 785-842-5586, 785-331-7625 3BR cute country home, Eudora school district, $800/ mo. Appls., full bsmt., deck. Avail. Nov. 1. 785-979-0767 3BR, 2 bath, 2 car, 1,500 sq. ft. tri-level, fenced, deck. Schwegler Elem. $1,150/mo. Avail. now. 785-218-2137

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

Office Space Office Space Available

at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy.


Retail & Commercial Space 1311 Wakarusa - office space available. 200 sq. ft. - 6,000 sq. ft. For details call 785-842-7644


for lease: 800 Comet Lane approximately 8,000 sq.ft. building perfect for service or contracting business. Has large overhead doors and plenty of work and storage room. Bob Sarna 785-841-7333

Warehouse Space 2,000 sq.ft. warehouse with loading dock, overhead & drive-in doors. 23rd Street visibility. $750/mo. - negotiable. First Month FREE! 785-218-1924, 785-550-7351

Real Estate Auctions REAL ESTATE AUCTION Nov. 19th, 9:30AM 1010 E. 19th St., Lawrence 3-4BR, LR, DR, 1-1/2 bath, kitchen, bsmt. Perfect College Rental. Minimum bid $55,000. Appraised: $112,000 Independent Real Estate Jay Knopp 785-230-2100

Lawrence 3BR, 3 bath, 2 car garage Chaney Realty 785-865-5000


4BR, 1307 W. 22nd St. 3 level, 1.5 bath, garage, close to KU, school, and shopping. 6.1 Acre Bldg. Lot at E. 1050 & N. 900 Rd. Water meter, $1,000/mo. 785 331-7846 hard surface road. $58,000 SPECIAL: 4BR farmhouse 785-691-6152 with character. Great 6th Street location. $975/mo. Farms-Acreage 785-832-8728 /785-331-5360 3 acre wooded site, west of 4BR, 2Bath, lg. farm house, Clinton Reservoir. Wildlife/ 16810 110th St., Oskaloosa. Deer. Repo, assume owner huge living room, dining financing, no down payment room, office, $750/mo. plus - $171/mo. 785-554-9663 utils. 913-796-6642 4BR, 2707 Freedom Hill Ct. Excellent cul-de-sac location. 3 Bath, bsmt. $1,250 Heritage Realty 785-841-1412 Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644



Yarn Windor (oak, handFurnished BR in my home, made, 100? years old) $25. share kitchen. Quiet, near 785-843-1378 after 6PM. KU, on bus route. $350/mo. Very old Coca Cola sign. Utils. paid. 785-979-4317 $75. Please Call: 913-314-9369


For Sale or Rent. 2 & 3BR trailers from $2,500 - $15,000. Rent from $550 $650/mo. Possible owner finance. Paradise Trailer Park, Tonganoxie, KS 816-985-3114, 913-620-0195


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

4BR Townhome on quiet cul-de-sac. No smoking. 2 Baby & Children's car garage. 2,500 sq. ft. of living space. 1 year lease. Items $1,100/mo. $1,100 deposit. Graco type Pack-N-Play. 913-845-9005, 816-872-7343 Smoke Free/Pet Free Home. $20. Not used in 2 years. Time to go. Call 9 to 9: Peggy 785-749-0091


New Management

1-3BR apts. in Tonganoxie

Many improvements!

816-260-8606, 913-845-0992

Office Space Downtown office, Common wait area and kitchenette. Nice! Utilities pd. $450/mo. 1 year lease. 785-842-7337

Bicycles-Mopeds Kids Bike. 20 inch bike. Good condition. Lawrence Asking $20 785-224-8107 Mountain Bike. 26 inch Mountain Bike for sale. 10 speed. Good condition Asking $65 785-224-8107 Lawrence

We are looking for candidates with a minimum of two years experience developing on the web with dynamic languages; excellent teamwork abilities; strong conceptual and problem solving skills; understanding of different platforms, browsers and other relevant internet technologies; working knowledge of information architecture concepts; and relentless attention to detail. Ideal candidates will have a strong dedication to web standards and web development best practices, including extensive experience with database-backed development. We support and participate in the development of the Django web framework and the open-source community at large. Django began as an in house project and now is an open-source platform with a vibrant user community. Other open-source contributions from current and former team members include Haystack (modular search) and Tastypie (webservice API framework). Strong preference will be given to candidates with Django framework experience and/or previous Python programming experience. However, we will train the right person who demonstrates passion for their work and a willingness to learn. This position will develop, support, and maintain our “Ellington” content management platform, our “Marketplace” online business directory product and other new projects and diversification efforts as specified. Mediaphormedia is the award-winning commercial software division of The World Company, a communications and media company based in Lawrence, Kansas. Mediaphormedia is widely considered to be one of the most innovative news and media organizations in the country employing some of the best and brightest online media developers. We offer an excellent benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401k, paid time off and more! Background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical lift assessment required. To apply submit a cover letter and resume to EOE

CLO is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping adults and children with severe developmental disabilities achieve personally satisfying and fulfilling lifestyles. Now hiring for the following positions: Direct Support Professionals Full time positions working 3 days on 4 days off!! Full time weekends only available!! Qualifications include: Must be at least 21 years of age; Minimum of high school diploma Or GED; Operation of motor vehicle; Current and valid driver’s license; Experience working with persons who have disabilities a plus. House Parents Imagine that your career is to work with your partner to raise and care for your family. Your primary responsibility is to provide daily life experiences that are both enriching and educational. House Parents provide teaching and support to up to four persons with developmental disabilities who live in separate, but attached duplexes in Lawrence and the Kansas City metro area. House Parents work with the individuals in the home and manage both home operations and budgets. CLO is currently hiring couples with or without children. Lawrence and Kansas City Metro locations available!

*CLO is also seeking Foster Families for adults and children.* To learn more about these exciting opportunities OR to learn more about CLO services and other job opportunities, please visit our website OR call 785-865-5520! EOE.


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

Staining & Engraving Existing Concrete Custom Decorative Patterns Patios, Basements, Garage Floors, Driveways 785-393-1109


Serving JO, WY & LV 913-488-9976

Decks & Fences

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

Dale and Ron’s Auto Service

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


- Full Service Caterer Specializing in smoked meats & barbeque

- Corporate Events, Private Parties, Weddings-

On-Site Cooking Available Family Owned & Operated


Child Care Provided CHILDCARE 18mos.-10yrs. 2 shifts 6:30a-11:30p. M-Sat. Preschool Spanish-French Hot Meals, Christianity 608 Folks Rd. 785-217-4732


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Over 25 yrs. exp. Licensed & Insured Decks, deck covers, pergolas, screened porches, & all types of repairs Call 913-209-4055 for Free estimates or go to Looking for Something Creative? Call Billy Construction Decks, Fences, Etc. Insured. (785) 838-9791

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Harris Auto Repair

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

785-838-4488 harrisauto

Hilltop Child Development Center, 1605 Irving Hill Road Lawrence, Kansas 785-864-4940 Serving Lawrence since 1972. Montessori Children’s House of Lawrence Preschool Enroll by 2-1/2-3 yr.old Half day or All day spots. 785-843-7577/785-842-6002

Hite Collision Repair

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

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

K’s Tire

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

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


Rich Black Top Soil No Chemicals Machine Pulverized Pickup or Delivery

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


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

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


Free estimate. Honest and Dependable. References available. 785-691-7999 Over 25 years experience Drafting/Cutout/Constr. Commercial Casework. CNC availability 785-766-1280 eves.


Electric & Industrial Supply Pump & Well Drilling Service

Motors - Pumps Complete Water Systems

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

Sue Bee’s Cleaning 785-841-2268


Quality work at a fair price!

1-888-326-2799 Toll Free

Guttering Services

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

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

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


(785) 550-1565

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

Instruction and Tutoring

All Your Banking Needs Your Local Lawrence Bank

Origins Interior Design

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

Quality work at a fair price!

1-888-326-2799 Toll Free


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

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

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

Employment Services

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


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

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


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

Air Conditioning/ & Heating/Sales & Srvs.

Free Estimates on replacement equipment! Ask us about Energy Star equipment & how to save on your utility bills. www.lawrencemarketplace. com/scotttemperature

Fast Quality Service

Home Improvements

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

Dependable Service

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

We provide door-to-door transportation as well as many additional services to residents of Douglas County living with disabilities.

Green Grass Lawn Care

Big/Small Jobs

Serving the Douglas & Franklin county areas

Accessible and General Public Transportation

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

We’re There for You!



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


Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs

Free Estimates

Insurance Work Welcome

785-764-9582 mclaughlinroofing

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

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

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

KW Service 785-691-5949

A. B. Painting & Repair

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

Al 785-331-6994

Salon & Spa

Four - Star Painting & Remodeling

Bathroom Remodeling Exterior|Interior Painting Flooring Kitchen Remodeling Roofing Siding

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

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

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

RETIRED MASTER PLUMBER & Handyman needs small work. Bill Morgan 816-523-5703 Clockwork! Honest & Dependable Mow~Trim~Sweep~Hedges Steve 785-393-9152 Lawrence Only

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

Kate, 785-423-4464

ONLINE ADS target NE Kansas

via 9 community newspaper sites. Interior/Exterior Painting

Quality Work Over 20 yrs. exp.

Call Lyndsey 913-422-7002


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



Home Repair Services Interior/Exterior Carpentry, Vinyl siding, Roofing, Tearoff/reroof. 35 yrs. exp. Free est. 913-636-1881

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

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Repairs and Services

T.S. Security

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

Mobile Enviro-Wash LTD Free Quote

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

Locally owned & operated.

Free estimates/Insured.

Pet Services

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

Tile Installation Affordable Wall & Floor Tiling Free Estimates 785-760-0601


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


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

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


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Roofing 785-764-2220 Find us on Facebook Pine Landscape Center 785-843-6949

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

Riffel Painting Co.

“Call for a Free Home Demo”

Insured 20 yrs. experience

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


1783 E 1500 Rd, Lawrence


Siding Services

Lawn, Garden & Nursery


For all your Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing needs


Even if you don’t have a disability and you live outside the Lawrence City limits, we can help.

Complete Roofing

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


Int/Ext/Specialty Painting Siding, Wood Rot & Decks Auto-Home- BusinessLife- Health Dennis J. Donnelly Insurance Inc. 913-268-5000 11211 Johnson Dr.

Funded in part by KDOT Public Transit Program

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



Heating & Cooling

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Call to schedule a ride: 843-5576 or 888-824-7277 Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 3:30 pm We ask for $2.00 each way.



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Pet Services

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

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



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Garage Doors

“where simple ideas become inspiring realities”

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

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

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


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

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NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!

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Let Us Help With The Holidays Family owned and operated since 1992 For Your Holiday Cleaning Needs

Int. & Ext. Remodeling All Home Repairs Mark Koontz

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Gift Certificates Avail.

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Events/ Entertainment

AUTOCAD Drafting

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

Kaw Valley Express Courier & Delivery Service Fast Local Deliveries Mobile Notary Service Post Office Drops 785-727-3721


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

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

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


Stacked Deck

Delivery Service For All Your Battery Needs

Home Improvements

1388 N 1293 Rd, Lawrence

Catering Oakley Creek Catering

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

General Services

Steve’s Place

Details in store. BBB Accredited A+

Bryant Collision Repair Mon-Fri. 8AM-6PM We specialize in Auto Body Repair, Paintless Dent Repair, Glass Repair, & Auto Accessories. 785-843-5803 bryant-collision-repair

Employment Services

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

Air Conditioning Heating/Plumbing

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


Adorable Animal Designs

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

785-842-7118 Lawrencemarketplace. com/adorableanimaldesign


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

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Trimmed, Shaped, Removed Shrubs, Fenceline Cleaned

No Job Too Small Free Est. Lic. & Ins. 913-268-3120 Chris Tree Service 20yrs. exp. Trees trimmed, cut down, hauled off. Free Est. Ins. & Lic. 913-631-7722, 913-301-3659

Fredy’s Tree Service

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


4C SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2011 Building Materials Architectural salvage: Floor grate (oak, eggcrate, ca. 1910, 20 3/4” square), $40; Door knobs (glass, ca. 1920-30s) $10/ pair; Escutcheons, door (art deco, kite-shaped, Lawrence chromes brass). $10/pair; Surface floor hinge 03 (double-acting) $25. 785-843-1378 after 6PM. HUGE

Cul-de-Sac SALE!

STEEL ARCH BUILDINGS Inventory closeout - SAVE THOUSANDS on select models! 20x20, 25x32, 30x50, others. Ask about more savings$ with display program. Call today! 1-866-352-0469

Chadwick Ct! BABY stuff! HUGE sales Sat. October 29th


We are at Stone Meadows and Chadwick Ct. Collectibles: Beer Stein. (Follow signs from Bob (German decorated pot- Billings & Stone Meadtery, pewter lid, 1950s). ows) $15; Tobacco Humidor (German decorated pot- 1204 Chadwick Ct. 7am-? tery, 1950s). $15; Clay 1 house will have: Pinball Pop-a-shot, Churchwarden Tobacco Machine, table, bikes, Pipe (18” long, 1950s). $20. foosball Desk Lamp (Vintage Dazor butcher block table on model 1000, double goose- wheels, wooden display neck fluourescent). $25. shelves, wooden storage cabinet, rugs, antique 785-843-1378 after 6PM. tile picture, Little Tykes sports table, bean bag Hudson Bay Blanket. (4 toss, & lots of misc. point, green, 1930s). $95. 2nd home will be featur785-843-1378 after 6PM. ing all things baby. Yelbumbo, red bumbo Computer-Camera low w/tray, exersaucer, hiking backpack ($5), boys crib set (Pottery Barn), Digital Pianos! girls Pottery Barn crib Hundreds of sounds, set, Mongoose child’s rhythms & features. bike, jumperoo, Fisher Record directly to CD! Price high chair ($10), cloth diapers, Maclaren 800-950-3774 Stroller $20, patio chairs, Pottery Barn Quilt hanger, Pottery Barn rug, USB, CD-RW, Midi… some wooden Thomas and all that cool stuff. pieces, A lot MISC! boom Our digital pianos can box. wooden coffee tado just about anything! ble, old Tonka metal 800-950-3774 tractors. Another home will be featuring TREASURES. Firewood-Stoves Wood Burning built in fire- 03 place. 46”x36”, 23” firebox, triple wall pipe, used very little. $100/best offer. 785-876-2754


Multi-family Garage Sale 1022 Wildwood

Sat., October 29

Chair, Like new burgundy 8AM - Noon. cloth covered office chair.. $75. Call 785-832-1200 Salon supplies, Exercise equipment, music stuff, Consign & Design, 925 furnishings, much misc. Iowa, Ste. L, furniture, interiors, accents, & antiques. Currently accepting con- 03 signments. 785-856-9595 Multi-Family

Garage Sale

Desk, Small Wood School desk with iron frame, $50. 785-690-7044 Dining Room Set. S. Bent Brothers solid oak table and 4 captain chairs plus 2 straight chairs, 2 leaves, good condition. $100 firm. 785-842-0789. Good starter set. Entertainment Center, 57”W x 54-1/2”H x 18”D. Free. Call 785-690-7044 Full size mattress, box springs, and frame good condition. Call Karla at 316-680-6206 or 785-830-8850 Off-white Loveseat. $100.00 Please 913-314-9369

VGC. Call:

Friday: 8:00-4:00 Saturday: 8:00-? 1116 Parkside Circle Wooden kitchen table with 2 chairs, rocker with cushion, end tables, shelves, footstools, headboard, TV sets, coffee table Glasswareserving dishes, glasses, Baskets, Bakeware, Storage container-wardrobes, tubs, drawers, decorative boxes, Lamps, Holiday items, Luggage Wall art, frames, Wicker trunk, Small kitchen appliances, Train set, Large men’s clothing, small women’s clothing, name brand shoes, Player piano and rolls, Pillows Comforter and bedskirt, Golf balls, Serger Speaker

Queen bed mattress and frame. Queen size mattress and frame. Used in guest room only. $100 Call 04 785-832-1200 Swival Off-White Rocker Small. Great condition. $35.00 Call 785 832 1200 Two Gold-tone lamps. Two lamps w/shades. Goldtone. 26” high. Excellent shape. $15 (785) 749-3298

A little bit of Everything!

Place your Garage Sale Ad Today! Go to: place/classifieds/

2601 Whitmore Drive

Fri. 8AM-6PM. Sat. 8AM-3PM. Halloween & Christmas items Glassware (incl. punch bowls) Jewel Tea “ball” pitcher Linens (sheets- tablecloths) Material for quilts Trunk Oak High Chair Electronics Swag hanging stained glass KU lamp Home interior pictures Picture frames Commercial rolls of saran wrap Fishing lures Furniture Baskets- all sizes Marbles Hand tools Small kitchen appliances Clothes (winter coats, jeans, children/adult) Lithograph canvas paintings signed by artist Portable electric heaters Books, games, toys, stuffed animals AND MORE! 10

Saturday, October 29 8AM to 2PM 118 W. 15th Street (15th and Vermont)

Puzzles, games, craft supplies, antique dressing table, stereo system, Department 56 Christmas Village pieces, miscellaneous. No early callers. 10


Leftovers 2:00 am - 4:00 pm

1300 RAINTREE PLACE ( University Dr. 2 blks E of Iowa)

•Quirky clothes •Kinky shoes •Casio Keyboard •Old sheet music •Youth bowlingballs/bags •Talking Globe •Books, Books, Books •Large Mirror- 30” x 60” •Kirsch FLW yard light •Small Animal Cage •Cake Stand/Cover •Mikasa-Currents •Margarita stem glasses •Christmas Tree 8’ •60+ Hallmark ornaments •Yard Blow-up Polar Bear •Lighted Yard Presents •Lights/Storage Box •20+ Beanie Babies •Old Quilt Blocks •Coin Collection Books •Old child’s tea set •Macmillian Classics SATURDAY 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. SUNDAY Leftovers - 2:00 - 4:00 pm 1300 RAINTREE PLACE 11

YARD SALE Sat. 8-2PM. 1761 E. 1310 Rd. (Directions: North on Iowa to River Ridge Road, right on River Ridge Rd., Left on 1310 Rd.)

Sports cards, starting lineup figures, golf clubs, Sears riding lawn mower, antique car parts, round marble table with 4 chairs, toys, lots of rare miscellaneous items. 12

11th (!) Annual Greenhouse Employee’s Garage Sale! Rain or Shine! 1320 N. 3rd Fri. & Sat. 8AM-4PM. Multifamily!!!

Garage Sale

Twin jogging stroller, twin Grayco stroller, king mattress, crib mattresses, children’s clothes, feather bed, bookcase.

Beautiful Cherry Yamaha Console Piano With Queen Ann Legs Call for details: 785-537-3774

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Garage Sale

Dining room furniture, Toshiba 32” TV, computer desks, small appliances, children’s clothes and toys, vintage lamps - collectibles, cowgirl boots, seasonal decorations, plants, Ball canning jars & other cool stuff! 6 tables of beautiful flowers. Great prices thru-out.

Saturday Only 8am - 12noon

1100 Summerfield Way

Clean Yamaha Console Oak Cabinet, fantastic sound, matching bench ($3,688) delivery, warranty, tuning 785-537-3774

Oak table and chairs, end table, hide-a-bed, outdoor glass top table, golf push cart, golf bag, boating tube, porta-potty, portable basketball goal, rim, boombox, outdoor lighting, books, dishes, and household miscellaneous.

For sale! Affordable 5’7” Steinway Grand Piano in 05 Satin Walnut. Call 785-537-3774


************ Furniture sale/ Misc. items. Saturday, Oct. 29 8AM - 11am

TV With Stand - Sharp 36” CRT, cable ready, remote 4732 Wimbledon Drive control, very clear picture. Lawrence (A Cheap Front Row Seat For Sports Events) $50. Full size brass bed 785-843-0665 $100.00 Full size mattress and box spring $40.00 Want To Buy Oak child’s desk $40.00 2 Maple twin beds (Pair) Wanted to Buy - a Spinet or $40.00 Bakers rack $50.00 Console Piano for $200 or 3 piece lamp set $25.00 less. No uprights. Please Weber gas grill $20.00 call 785-832-9906 16.8 cubic ft. magic chef refrigerator $100.00


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

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Pecan Valley Court Garage Sale! Saturday October 29 7:30am-1pm

Multi Family equals multi stuff! Clothes for young boys and preteen girls. Holiday decorations, Nordic track, suitcases, household items.


9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

5907 Drum Court Friday: 9AM-5PM Saturday: 12AM-1PM

One Day Only

Moving! Downsizing! Many, many practical and fun items for sale at bargain basement prices. Kitchen items, dishes, large wood storage/ shelf units, antique tables, chairs, German antiques, rolltop desk and shelf, brewing items (including brewing tree), hammered dulcimer, keyboard piano, cool collectibles, very affordable quilts, linens, sheets, pillows. Do stop by! 16



Get $4500 Minimum For Your Old Beast!

Don’t Let Your Old Car Be Your Worst Nightmare! 785-841-0102

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

2809 LANKFORD DRIVE (1 blk east of Prairie Park school off Kensington Rd)

Saturday, October 29, 8AM-4PM


Saturday, 10/29/11 8:00 am - 3:00 pm 503 Park Hill Terrace Lawrence, Kansas Computer desks, Dell printer/ink, kingsize bed and bedding, antique dining set, vintage prom dresses, small kitchen appliances, 12 place settings of holiday dishes, retired Vera Bradley items, building supplies, light fixtures, tires, and much more...

Chrysler 2007 300c, pearl white, every option, 63K, extra clean! Three to choose from. Way under Book Value at only $15,888. Call for more info on all three cars. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Ford 2001 Taurus SES V6, Auto, Red, 58,000 mi, $7,988 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Great Gas Mileage!

Chrysler 1999 Sebring Convertible by Owner.

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

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

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

Clothes: Boys 0-9 month, Girls up to 3T; Adult Women/Jrs shirts-sweaters-skirts-suits-pants-jeans (size 12-16); Mens M-XL shirts-sweaters & 32-34 pants, shoes, boots, winter coats and jackets, baby swim aid, swing, walker, double stroller, lots of toys, automotive parts/truck seats, craft supplies, rugs, electronics, bowling ball, and much much more!!!

Bonner Springs Holiday Garage Sale

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

Chevrolet 2000 Corvette Coupe, Automatic, chrome wheels, leatehr, 117K, Winter priced at only $12,888. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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

425 West Morse

Nothing will be priced as we have faith you will pay a fair price.

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

Buick 2009 Lucerne CXL, leather heated seats, 3800 V6, great power with great gas mileage, On Star, trade in, stk#54939A2 only $14,650 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

Pontiac 2009 G8 GT 6.0 V8 with lots of power to spare! You gotta drive this one! Not many left! Stk#11346 only $25,500. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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Saturday, October 29 7:30am to 2:00pm

Come early and select the perfect decorations for the upcoming holiday season.

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

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

Local 1 owner!

Lenexa Garage Sale Date: Sat., October 29 Time: 8AM-5PM Location: 8729 Candlelight Lane, Lenexa, KS Items:

Computer Armoire, Treadmill (not electric), 30” Magnavox TV, Kerosene Heater, Clothing: Women’s, Men’s and Children’s, Black chaise-style loveseat. Home Goods, 2 occasional chairs, cheval mirror/oak, swivel desk chair, Wurlitzer spinet piano/cherry and more

Buick 2007 Lucerne CXL, leather heated memory seating, premium alloy wheels, OnStar, power equipment and more, stk#152481 only $$16,736. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Tonganoxie Kansas Country South

Grand Opening! October 29!! 1203 Hwy 24-40 Tonganoxie Buy two bags of Purina feed, get one free (Horse & Livestock Feeds) Buy One Bag Get One Free (Exclusive, Infinia and Red Flannel) Special Deals on Protein Tubs and Supplements for all of your winter Feeding Needs.

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

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

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

Chevrolet 2010 Impala LT 2 to choose From, One black, One Victory Red! Why Are You still Drowning in Choices? 785-841-0102

Chevrolet 2010 Malibu 48K, Taupe Grey A Car to Swear By… Not At! 785-841-0102

Great Door Prizes , Dog Costume Prizes and Free Food. Chevrolet 1999 Malibu LS FWD, WD, leather, sunroof slloy wheels, power seat, cruise control, stk#15551 only $7,350. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Farm/Pasture Ground Wanted TILLABLE FARM LAND WANTED. Yellow Rock Ranch LLC. Winchester Kansas is seeking tillable Farm Land. Several lease options available. Call 913-683-4426

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

Honda 2009 Civic Hybrid 4CYL, Auto, 30,000 mi. $18,988 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

at the Bonner Springs Kansas United Methodist Church

Featuring holiday items for Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years and other special occasions.

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

2010 Ford Focus SE Auto with overdrive Carfax 1 owner $15,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Everything priced better than the thrift store...Something for everyone!

Chevrolet 2007 Malibu LS, one owner, 4cyl, great gas mileage, great finance terms available, only $11,977. Stk#18647A Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

Dodge 2008 Caliber SRT-4. Make a statement in this Awesome car - the right color all it needs is a home! All the right equipment, power windows, power locks, sunroof, manual transmission! $15,788. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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

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

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

Chevrolet 2007 Malibu LS, one owner, 4cyl, great gas mileage, great finance terms available, only $11,977. Stk#18647A Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

Local Trade!

Pontiac 2008 Grand Prix V6, Auto, Gray, $11,988 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Local Trade Pontiac 2008 G6 Sedan GT Stk#D8757 Sale Price $14,780 2010 Ford Fusion SE $17,395 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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

Mazda 2008 CX -7 Copper Red, 7 pass, Leather, 40K You Have the Right To Love Your Car 785-841-0102

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

Nice Car

2009 Ford Mustang V6 Deluxe auto, silver, Carfax 1 owner $17,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

Pontiac 2008 Solstice GXP convertible roadster, low miles, local trade, put alittle spice in your life! Stk#540673 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Rocktober Old Car Escape $4,500 MORE For YOUR OLD BEAST ooooo Should Your Old Car Be Rusting In Peace? 785-841-0102

Yaris 2007 Hatchback, Automatic, Silver, 45,000 Miles, Extended Warranty to 75,000 or 2015. Excellent condition. For additional information, please e-mail

RV's 79 Commodore 14x65 jaccuzi, new water heater, no roof leaks. FREE. I have Chevrolet 2005 Cobalt moved. 1-785-331-5363. Coupe yellow, D8776A Leave Message. $8288.00 Robert Brogden 2011 Monte Carlo Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 40ft 5th wheel Triple Axle. 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS Washer/Dryer. Big 800-536-5346 Shower. Queen sized 913-782-1500 bed. Two air ers, ice box, microwave, two flat screen TVs. Matching leather couch and recliner chair. Island kitchen. $39,500. Must Sell! John: 817-583-9711 Chevrolet 2009 Cobalt LS Black, 56K, Endeavor 2003 Motor Home American as Baseball, - 38 ft. Diesel pusher, 2 Apple Pie, and Mom slides, new tires. Batteries - almost new. Many extras. 785-841-0102 Call 785-338-2408

2010 Cadillac CTS New Lincoln Trade AWD, Carfax 1 owner $30,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 785-841-0102

Ford 2008 Fusion SE Silver Bright Metallic, 44K Get Hooked At 785-841-0102

Chevrolet 2010 Malibu’s 32 mpg hwy, nicely equip’d. Like new throughout with remainder of 5yr/100,000 mile factory warranty. 3 available price as low as $15,984. 1.9% apr financing available. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

2009 Ford Focus SES New Ford Trade auto, $15,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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

Cadillac 2007 CTS leather heated memory seats, On Star, plenty of comfort that only a Cadillac and give you!! Stk#14826A1 only $16,250. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Boats-Water Craft

1993 Charger 18’ Bass Boat. Touch of class. Very good condition. 150 H.P. Most clothes 50¢, shoes Evinrude out board. New50¢, throw rugs 50¢, Minn- Kota Trolling Motor. large rugs $2, blankets 785-542-2156; 785-393-1253 $1.50, coats $1.50, pillows 25¢, baseball, foot22” x 8’ Pontoon Boat ball, basketball cards $5 w/80HP Yamaha motor. for box, Playboys 25¢, Aqua Patio. See at ClinCDs 50¢, towels 50¢, ton Marina Dock G819. speakers $1 each, baby Seats need repair. BEST stroller $5, vacuum $3, OFFER. 785-841-3054. lots of misc. cheap.

Multi-Family Garage Sale

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

Garage Sale

214 N. 6th Street, North Lawrence.



Old Car Escape Plan

LAST Sale This Season

Sunday clothes - Half Price!




Fri., Sat., & Sun. 9AM-4PM


Biggest Sale Yet

1104 East 1200 Rd Lawrence (Go 2 miles S. of 31st & Iowa St. and 1 mile W. on N. 1100 Rd)

Click on “place an ad” under the blue garage sale box and follow the step by step process! 04


Saturday only Oct. 29. Starts at 8

5415 Plymouth Dr. Lawrence 785-841-9427

Big Sale -Indoors-


Cleaning out shed Everything priced to sell


Many toys -antique dolls, blocks, Step 2 Toro Snowthrower. S-200 mega set, children’s Toro’s High Torque Engine kitchen riding dinosaur and self-propelling action. dishes, and horse, trucks, new $75.00 Call 785-832-1200. sesame street and muppet toys, toy box, eaMiscellaneous sel, plug and play video games, children shoes, girls cloths (size 5-6), boys (18 months-4), infants girls, holiday decorations, Halloween costumes, some women and men clothing, purses, and more.



Friday and Saturday


For sale! Affordable 5’7” Steinway Grand Piano in Satin Walnut. Call 785-537-3774


Ford 2008 Mustang GT this is one hot ride! Leather heated seats, Shaker sound system, local trade, very nice! Stk#58041A2 only $16,999. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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

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

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

Yes, under 500 miles! Local trade

2010 Ford Mustang GT Premium 5speed, red, $28,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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

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

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Honda 2004 Accord EX, 1owner, FWD, auto, Navi, gld/tan. leather, loaded, moon, alloy, 115k, $11,500. View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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Toyota 2005 Camry LE 69K, Desert Sand Cheap Payment? 785-841-0102

Kia 2010 Forte 4dr, 1 owner, extra clean, great gas mileage. Lots of cars for under $200/mo. WAC. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Kia 2009 Spectra EX. ECONOMY! Great gas mileage, automatic, popular white color with light gray interior. 32 MPG highway. Side airbags, and more. Nice late model car for only $9780. Honda 2008 CR-V EX-L, Rueschhoff Automobiles auto, AWD, 20-26MPG, 77k, leather, moon, alloy, 2441 W. 6th St. CD, $18,900 785-856-6100 24/7 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

2007 Toyota 4 Runner Limited 4x4, $27,000, 41,200 miles, mid sized, ONE OWNER, 4.7 Liter V8, Fully Loaded with Running Boards, Leather, Sun Roof, Westin Cattle Guard, must see!! 785-218-1486

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

Honda 2007 Fit hatchback, FWD, auto, 137k, 4cyl., 31-37MPG, spoiler, alloy, $9,500 . View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Lexus 2004 RX330 All Wheel Drive, Sky Blue with gray int. Has every option you could get on this car. NADA retail, $20,125. ON SALE for Only $15,888. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

BMW 2005 x5 3.0i, white with gray interior, 100K. Perfect condition all records. This vehicle is like Brand New. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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

Volkswagen 2009 Passat Sedan 4dr Auto Komfort FWD Sedan Stk#T6696A Sale Price $20,995

Hyundai 2010 Accent GLS, steering wheel controls, side air bags, cruise control, keyless remote, power equipment and more, stk#10415 only $12,950. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Hyundai 2010 Elantra Gls 4cyl, Auto, Silver, Carfax one owner, $14,488 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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Buick 2008 Enclave FWD 4dr CXL Stk#D8742 Sale Price $24,918

HUMMER 2006 H2. Stk#D8763. Sale Price $31,999,

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2007 Ford Freestyle SEL Local Trade, auto, $12,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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Toyota 2008 Highlander Limited Hybrid 4WD, leather, CD changer, JBL premium sound, alloy wheels, and much more! Stk#693391 only $31,500. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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Volkswagen 2009 Passat Sedan 4dr Auto Komfort FWD Sedan Stk#T6696A Sale Price $20,995

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Ford 2006 Explorer RWD Eddie Bauer, Ion Black Finally A Better Way To Go! 785-841-0102

Jeep 2010 Liberty Sport 4wd, V6, alloy wheels, ABS, traction control, stk#13832 only $19,445. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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Hyundai 2010 Elantra Gls 4cyl, Auto, White, Carfax one owner, $15,988 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

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

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

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Volkswagon 2008 Jetta 2.5, local trade in, sunroof, leather heated seats, alloy wheels, very sharp, stk#308742 only $15,770 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Lincoln 2007 MKX AWD one owner, loaded with an ultra sunroof, leather heated and cooled seats, navigation system and much much more! Stk#12683 only $22,750. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

Of the All New Briggs

Local 1 Owner!

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

Hyundai 2006 Tiburon GT V6, 6 speed manual, orange, Carfax one owner, $12,988 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence

Ford 2009 Mustang V-6, Auto, 30,174 mi. $18,988 Call 785-838-2327 LAIRD NOLLER HYUNDAI 2829 Iowa St. Lawrence


Volvo 2004 XC70 turbo, AWD, auto, moon, leather, 19-24MPG, prem.pkg, alloy, 139k $10,500 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049


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Nissan 2001 Altima GXE, FWD, auto, cd, cruise, cloth, pl, pw, 140k, $5900 View pictures at 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

New Ford Trade 2011 Cadillac SRX Luxury Collection Carfax 1 owner, auto, $38,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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

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

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Nissan 2007 Murano AWD S, alloy wheels, power seat, power pedals, and more. Stk#15039 only $17,822 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Nissan 2006 Murano SE AWD, Blue, loaded, 69,000 miles. Includes: Tan leather interior, moon roof, power window / locks, back-up camera, keyless entry & ignition, 6 disc changer, new tires & A/C, cruise, tilt, pwr & heated seats, towing package, and all extremely well maintained! Only $18,500! 785-218-8582

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JEEP 2007 WRANGLER UNLIMITED X. Stk# T96620A Sale Price $21,999

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Chevrolet 2005 Silverado Ext cab LS 4wd, alloy wheels, running boards, tow package, one owner, low miles, stk#397651 only $18,944. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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2010 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer, auto, gray, Carfax 1 owner $26,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500


Chevrolet 2007 Silverado LT 4x4, quad cab, 80,388. Put it to work or carry the Family around excellent condition & well equipped. $21,988. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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Protect Your Vehicle with an Extended Service Contract from Dale Willey Automotive. Call Allen or Tony at 785-843-5200

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2002 Dodge Ram 1500 ST Red, auto, $9,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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Chrysler 2010 Town & Country Touring Bright Silver, 50K. This is not your mother’s mini van! 785-841-0102

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2006 Ford Escape Limited, auto, $11,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 Nissan 2003 Pathfinder SE. Beautiful condition, last of the popular body style, leather, moonroof, great history, and 2 wheel drive. Excellent student car for under $9K. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

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2011 Ford Expedition EL Limited Carfax 1 owner, $42,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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2011 Ford Edge SEL Carfax 1 owner, AWD, auto, silver, $28,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

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Ford 2003 F-350 Crew Dually 7.3 Power Stroke Turbo Diesel 5 speed, alloy wheels, chrome step guards, bed liner, tinted windows $9,988

Toyota 2004 Highlander SUV - Red D8769A $9,991. Robert Brogden Olathe Buick - GMC KC’s #1 Low Price Dealer 1500 E. Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 800-536-5346 913-782-1500


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Dodge 2009 Caravan SXT FWD, power seat, abs, traction control, alloy wheels, steering wheel Lawrence controls, side air bags, home link, quad seats, power sliding doors, (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World stk#12055 only $17,444. October 22, 2011) Dale Willey 785-843-5200 IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT

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Dodge 2008 Grand Caravan SE, 69K, Bright Silver Go With a Winner! 785-841-0102 Ford 1988 Econoline 150 Conversion van, 66450 miles, exceptional condition, both mechanically and body, New Michelin tires, no rust, PS, PB, PW, PL, CB radio, $4,300. 785-842-0214

2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac XLT auto, dark blue $15,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500


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Countrywide Home Loans Servicing LP Plaintiff, vs. Chris W. Wheatley, et al. Defendants. Case No. 09CV182 Court Number: 2 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60 NOTICE OF SALE Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on November 17, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: Beginning at the North corner of Lot 50, Holiday Hills No.7, an addition to the City of Lawrence, Kansas; thence South 44 degrees 54’ East, along the Northeast line of said Lot 50, 25.1 feet; thence South 45 degrees 06’ West, 120.0 feet; thence North 44 degrees 54’ West, along the Southwest line of said lot, 25.1 feet; thence North 45 degrees 06’ East, along the Northwest line of said lot, 120.0 feet to the point of beginning in Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 1013 Jana Drive, Unit 1, Lawrence, KS 66049 (the Property) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Kristen G. Stroehmann (KS # 10551) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (97960) _______

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(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World October 22, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF MIAMI COUNTY, KANSAS CHILD IN NEED OF CARE PROCEEDINGS UNDER CHAPTER 38 OF K.S.A.

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In the Interest of: GMC 2008 Canyon SL 4cyl, bed liner, alloy wheels, On Star, A/C stk#13730 only $10,486. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 2007 Ford F-150 XL auto, white, $13,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500 .

GMC 2011 2500HD STK#T6764A Sale Price $59,999

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Chevrolet 2010 Silverado 1500 LT, one owner, reg cab long box, ready to get the job done! Only 12k miles, running boards, and more! Stk#381011 Only $16,955. Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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GMC 2008 Sierra SLE1 4wd, Z71, crew cab, tonneau cover, alloy wheels, On star, GM Certified, tow pkg, and much more! Stk#350061 only $24,995 Dale Willey 785-843-5200

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2002 Ford E-350 Cutaway Super Duty Carfax 1 owner, auto, $12,995 23rd & Alabama 843-3500

BENJAMIN CLAY, yob 2001 Case No. 2010-JC-000033


You are required to appear before this Court on November 14, 2011, at 03:15 PM, at the Miami County Courthouse, Paola, Kansas or prior to that time file your written response to the pleading with the clerk of this Court. If, after a child has been adjudged to be a child in need of care, the Court finds a parent or parents to be unfit, the Court may place the minor permanently under the guardianship of an appropriate adult.

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TO: The Parents, Grandparents and all other persons Pontiac 2006 Montana SV6. who are or may be con7 passenger family van, cerned: very clean, with DVD player. Nice Dark Blue Me- A Motion Requesting Aptallic, clean gray interior. pointment of Permanent Rear A.C. Nice van, 119K Custodian for BENJAMIN miles, and reduced to CLAY, yob 2001, has been filed in this Court request$7995 (KBB value $10,600) ing the Court act in the best Rueschhoff Automobiles interest of the minor child and appoint a permanent 2441 W. 6th St. custodian. 785-856-6100 24/7

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Richard M. Fisher, Jr., an attorney, has been appointed as guardian ad litem for the child or children. Each parent or other legal custodian of the child or children has the right to appear and be heard personally either with or without an attorney. The Court will appoint an attorney for a parent who is financially unable to hire one. Clerk of the District Court By: Stephanie Gerken, Deputy Clerk _______



(First published in the Law- make inapplicable to it 66-1801 through rence Daily Journal-World K.S.A. K.S.A. 66-1816, the enactOctober 22, 2011) ment known as the Kansas CHARTER ORDINANCE Underground Utility DamNO. 1-2011 age Protection Act, which enactment applies to this A CHARTER ORDINANCE EX- city, but does not apply uniEMPTING THE CITY OF LIN- formly to all cities. WOOD FROM THE PROVISIONS OF K.S.A. 66-1801 ET Section 2. All underground SEQ. , THE KANSAS UNDER- water and wastewater faGROUND UTILITY DAMAGE cilities installed after July 1, PROTECTION ACT, AND 2008 shall be locatable. PROVIDING SUBSTITUTE Any excavator AND ADDITIONAL PROVI- Section 3. SIONS ON THE SAME SUB- may, prior to excavating, call the city and request JECT. that the city locate any unBE IT ORDAINED BY THE derground wastewater and GOVERNING BODY OF THE water facilities. CITY OF LINWOOD: Section 4. This charter orSection 1. The City of Lin- dinance shall be published wood, by virtue of the once each week for two power vested in it by Arti- consecutive weeks in the cle 12, Section 5 of the Con- official city newspaper. stitution of the State of Kansas, hereby elects and Section 5. This charter ordoes exempt itself and dinance shall take effect 61



days after final publication unless a sufficient petition for a referendum is filed and a referendum held on the ordinance as provided in Article 12, Section 5, Subsection (c) (3) of the Constitution of the State of Kansas, in which case the ordinance shall become effective if approved by the majority of the electors voting thereon.

(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World October 23, 2011)

Passed by the Governing Body, not less than two-thirds of the members-elect voting in favor thereof, this 18th day of October, 2011. Attest: Karen Kane City Clerk: Karen Kane Approved: Keith Schelert Mayor: Keith Schelert ________

A-1 Storage Sale 2900 Iowa Lawrence, KS The contents of the following Units will be sold at Public Auction on Saturday, October 29, 2011. #102 #118 #246 #344 #524 #603

Daniel Conely Duane Dudley Todd Veber Garrett Attig Deborah Horn Echo Satterly

Buyers register at 8:30 am at Dale Willey Automotive. $100.00 refundable Buyers Cash deposit required. Auction begins at 9:00 am. Cash or Credit Card accepted. _______

legend 50 Half of a

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clinically depressed. I do not know what to do. Should I just ignore it? I mean, I’ve had it for a while already, and I don’t have any thoughts of suicide or harming myself. I do not want to tell my parents. They don’t need any more stress, and I’m pretty sure my dad would just tell me to “suck it up.” Please help. — Stressed Out Dear Stressed: Your parents should know about your depression, but if you cannot talk to them about it, please may be jealous of your husdiscuss it with your school band. This occasionally can counselor, a favorite teacher happen with some parents or one of your friend’s parwhen a child marries, and if you call it to her attention, she will consider the possibility. But it’s just as likely that your husband’s personality simply irritates her to no end. You cannot control how other people behave or whether they like each other. You can ignore them, see them separately or remove yourself when the sniping becomes too annoying. We recommend a combination of the three, as needed. Dear Annie: I am a 17-yearold male and a senior in high school. Lately, I’ve been feeling more depressed than usual. At first, I thought it was the stress of starting school again, but that doesn’t seem to be the case. I did a little research online, and I do have some signs that I might be

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Cassandra, the bland witch I’ve long been vaguely fascinated by the “Good Witch” movies starring Catherine Bell (“Army Wives”) as the blandly bewitching Cassandra Nightingale. For reasons I can’t quite explain, I’m bowled over by their banality. I’m staggered by the predictability and amazed by the false soap-opera quality of the dialogue. Mostly, I’m intrigued by Cassie’s ultra laidback approach to her craft. If she were any more placid, she’d be in a coma. “The Good Witch’s Family” (8 p.m., Hallmark), the fourth in the series, throws some complications into the mix. Happily married to police Chief Jake Russell (Chris Potter), Cassie exults in stepmom-dom and running a gift shop in a postcardperfect town. Looming development galvanizes the forces of quaintness to fight some kind of bridge project, and before we know it, Cassie — a relative newcomer with a reputation for sorcery — becomes a popular candidate for mayor. But not everything goes smoothly. A distant relation, Abigail (Sarah Power), blows into town, trailing fumes of meddling resentment and trouble. But, as always, the plots to these movies don’t really matter as much as the exasperating unexcitability of Cassie. She glides throughout the story, untroubled and content, spouting fortune cookie aphorisms. It’s as if this were adapted from some comic book called “Sabrina, the Medicated Witch.”

Tonight’s other highlights

College football action (7 p.m., ABC).

John Walsh returns to Saturday nights with a two-hour “America’s Most Wanted 50 Fugitives 50 States Special Edition” (7 p.m., Fox).

Director Davis Guggenheim (“An Inconvenient Truth”) looks back at the making of U2’s 1991 album “Achtung Baby” in the 2011 documentary “From the Sky Down” (7 p.m., Showtime).

A kid’s visions upset the baby sitter on “Bedlam” (8 p.m., BBC America).

Starring Ving Rhames, the 2011 shocker “Zombie Apocalypse” (8 p.m., Syfy) anticipates Halloween. Syfy has commissioned additional holiday-themed films, including “Snowmageddon” for Christmas and “St. Patrick’s Day Leprechaun.”

Press agentry meets paranormal activity as “Celebrity Ghost Stories” (8 p.m., BIO) returns for a fourth season.

Scheduled on “48 Hours Mystery” (9 p.m., CBS): a tycoon, his fiancee and an NFL star have a date with death.

Kate Winslet, Rob Brydon, Jamie Bell and Noah and the Whale appear on “The Graham Norton Show” (9 p.m., BBC America).

“The Incredible Dr. Pol” (8 p.m., National Geographic Wild) profiles a busy rural veterinarian. Saturday series On two episodes of “How I Met Your Mother” (CBS): meatballs (7 p.m.), landmarks (7:30 p.m.) ... A case seems familiar to Rossi on “Criminal Minds” (8 p.m., CBS) ... Murder in the park on “Prime Suspect” (8 p.m., NBC) ... A baby’s Halloween horror on “Law & Order: SVU” (9 p.m., NBC).


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ents. If you have a checkup scheduled, talk to your doctor. It is normal to feel down in the dumps occasionally, especially when there are external reasons. But if the feeling persists, it may require some type of intervention. Please don’t wait until you are too stressed to cope.

— Please e-mail your questions to, or write to Annie’s Mailbox, P.O. Box 118190 Chicago, IL 60611.

JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS For Saturday, Oct. 29: You might want to move in a new direction this year. Your instincts hold you back, as a conservative path might be best. You want to gain greater insight. If you are single, don’t hold yourself back so much. No one can truly love you until they really get to know you. If you are attached, the two of you need more mellow time alone as a couple. Work toward a goal. Libra could hold you back. 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 serious yet firm understanding of the possibilities helps you steer a steady course. Active discussions with at least one other person would indicate that you are on your own. Tonight: Feed your mind. Taurus (April 20-May 20)  Reach out for a key partner in the financial realm. You might feel limited until you have this conversation. Tonight: Togetherness. Gemini (May 21-June 20)  You might want to consider others’ requests. You have a plan. It might be wise to follow through on


what another person considers important. Tonight: Go with the flow. Cancer (June 21-July 22)  Pace yourself, knowing how much you need to accomplish. A power play occurs between different interests involving financial security and risk-taking. Tonight: Make it an early night. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)  You might want to extract more from a project requiring your creativity and a good deal of nurturing. Possibly someone is involved with you and has a good idea of what is possible. Tonight: Let your imagination rock and roll. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  Your somber mood works well, as you need to feel restricted to some degree. If left alone, you could be carefree and a bit out of kilter. Tonight: Head home. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)  Your slant might be a bit less assuming than you are used to, but on the other hand, it works much better. Tonight: Visit with a neighbor. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)  Be aware that you could be more negative than you realize. Pull back and do some solid thinking.

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ACROSS 1 Short infection? 6 Survey findings 10 Daffy Duck trademark 14 Old port of the Tiber 15 Moms in wool coats 16 “___ La Douce’’ 17 Three sticks 20 “CHiPs” costar Estrada 21 Become fatigued 22 Prescription amounts 23 Rubik’s teaser 25 Submit to authority Do some thinking about a 27 One standing ahead of purchase, but by all means, a bishop make the purchase if you 29 Egyptian really want to. Tonight: god of the Your treat. underworld 33 Actress Sagittarius (Nov. 22Streep Dec. 21) 36 Black, in  Zero in on what verse you want. You could be 39 Golf rental amazed by what goes 40 Three sticks down around you — just 43 Lab culture look. Friends could be 44 Entire gamut more somber than you think is necessary. Tonight: 45 The Spirit of St. Louis, On center stage. e.g. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 46 Water19) logged  Take your time 48 Berra of Yankee and know that if you want legend to spend the day resisting plans and just doing your 50 Half of a

thing, that’s OK. Tonight: Do your thing. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  You finally have time to enjoy your friends and the many people in your life. Slow down and decide who and what you want. Tonight: Where the fun is. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  A must appearance makes a difference and allows greater flow within your immediate circle. A loved one or special friend could be a little down. Tonight: Out until the wee hours.

— The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

German resort? 53 It’s played on base 55 Beatle surname 58 Ricky portrayer 60 Fizzled fireworks 63 Three sticks 66 Continental coin 67 ___ avis (one in a million) 68 Another thing played on base 69 Do some last-minute learning 70 In ___ (mired in routine) 71 Salmonlike fish DOWN 1 A few 2 Ruler until 1917 3 Rummager’s spot 4 Three sticks 5 “Told you so!’’ 6 Ham’s showcase 7 Medal or trophy 8 Apache abode 9 Arson aftermath 10 Three sticks 11 Irritates 12 “Peter Pan” henchman 13 Picks up the

check 18 Jambalaya, e.g. 19 Dedicatory poems 24 Follicularly challenged? 26 “Happy Days’’ role 28 Eye needed in a “Macbeth’’ recipe 30 Indian prince 31 Kind of hand or fist 32 Eye annoyance 33 Bus. students’ goals 34 Hence 35 Peruse 37 Fan club info 38 Famed bat biter 41 Beach blanket? 42 Org. for women

drivers? 47 Make an hourly wage 49 Ear-related 51 Painter Degas 52 Indira Gandhi’s father 54 Sudden forceful flow 55 Schematic detail, briefly 56 It leads de force? 57 Uttar Pradesh city 59 “Right now!” to a doctor 61 Baby’s stand-in 62 Editor’s “let it be’’ 64 Money for the senior yrs. 65 They’re often crunched



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Dear Annie: I have been married to “George” for more than 20 years. For most of this time, there has been tension (to put it mildly) between my husband and my mother. He rubs her the wrong way, she snipes at him, and he snipes back. I’ve had several conversations with them over the years, asking them to be more tolerant of each other, if only for my sake. That works for a while, but eventually, they return to their old ways. What is bizarre is that my mother is normally a lovely, compassionate, considerate and caring person. She is a totally different person with George. I admit that my husband can be strong-willed and obstinate at times, but he has never deserved the treatment my mother gives him. I try to see Mom separately in order to avoid the drama of their interactions, but there are certain family events and holidays when I would prefer not to choose between them. And it never fails that if I convince George to attend a family function, something is said that starts the sniping again. Short of giving them joint counseling sessions for Christmas, what can I do? — Caught in the Middle and Hate It Dear Caught: Your mother

henchman 13 Picks up the

Now arrange the circled letters to form the surprise answer, as suggested by the above cartoon.

Answer here:

BIRTHDAYS Rock musician Denny Laine is 67. Singer Melba Moore is 66. Actor Richard Dreyfuss is 64. Actress Kate Jackson is 63. Actor Dan Castellaneta (“The Simpsons”)

is 54. Comic strip artist Tom Wilson (“Ziggy”) is 54. Actress Finola Hughes is 52. Singer Randy Jackson is 50. Actress Joely Fisher is 44. Rapper Paris is 44.


Actor Rufus Sewell is 44. Actress Winona Ryder is 40. Actress Gabrielle Union is 38. Rock musician Chris Baio (Vampire Weekend) is 27.

(Answers Monday) YIELD MAGPIE SAVANT Jumbles: FORGO Answer: If they wanted to have everything packed up on time, they’d need to — GET A MOVE ON




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