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KU building project also put on hold By Scott Rothschild srothschild@ljworld.com

TOPEKA — Hoping to appease Gov. Sam Brownback and the state Legislature, the Kansas Board of Regents on Thursday approved a slimmed-down budget request and put a major Kansas University building project proposal on hold. The total increase sought by the regents was $31.8 million, down from the nearly $60 million that higher education institutions had sought. The request will now go to Brownback’s budget office. Brownback will propose a state budget in January for the Legislature to consider. The biggest hit by the regents was to community colleges for technical education. Studies have indicated that workforce-related training is underfunded and needs a $60 million increase. A staff proposal recommended $20 million, but, on a 4-3 vote, the board lowered that to $8 million. Regent Fred Logan Jr. of Leawood said the $20 million request would produce “eyerolling” among state leaders. But Regent Tim Emert, a former Senate majority leader from Independence, said that asking for a lower amount at the start of negotiations was not a good strategy. “I am no fortune-teller, but you will not get the $8 million. You might get closer to the $8 million” if the original recommendation is higher, he said. Regent Christine DowneySchmidt of Inman said she agreed with Emert, but because of the tight budget situation and Brownback’s stated support of technical education, she was willing to “gamble” and ask for $8 million in the hopes of getting the full amount. Regent Kenny Wilk of Lansing told community colleges not to get discouraged,

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Renters dominate Lawrence market By Chad Lawhorn clawhorn@ljworld.com

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DORIAN CARLSON, 3, GOES FOR A RECREATIONAL RUN while his family attends the eighth annual Bald Eagle Rendezvous on Thursday in Lecompton. The event includes history re-enactments, BELOW LEFT, and discussions, as well as demonstrations of knife throwing, blacksmithing, tanning and other activities. BELOW RIGHT: Randy Hittle, of Mayetta, demonstrates how mountain men built fires from found materials. The event goes through Saturday at the Democratic Headquarters on East Second Street in Lecompton.

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It has been a decade of adding renters and adding empty houses in Lawrence. New numbers were released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau that show a snapshot of the 2010 demographics of the city, and also provide a glimpse at how much the city’s housing market has changed. Here’s a look at what the numbers, which are part of the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, say about everything from During the housing to health insur- last decade, ance to jobs: Lawrence !" Lawrence’s population is becoming more added renters dominated by renters. at about five Lawrence, because of its times the nalarge number of university students, long has tional average. had a higher percentage of renters than an average community. But the new numbers show that renters now make up 58.2 percent of the city’s total occupied households. That’s up from 54.1 percent in 2000, according to data from the 2000 Census. The influx of renters means that homeowners now make up 41.8 percent of the city’s total occupied households. !" Lawrence is adding renters faster than other places. During the last decade, Lawrence added renters at about five times the national average. Despite a decade of low interest rates, the percentage of renters in the U.S. as a whole did increase slightly, by 0.8 percent. But that was nothing compared with here. Lawrence’s share of renters grew by 4.1 percent during the decade. !" Renters may be part of the reason the city’s growth rate has slowed. The average size of a rental household in Lawrence is 1.94 people compared with 2.54 people in an owner-occupied household. What’s more, the average size of a rental household in Lawrence dropped significantly during the decade. The average size of a Lawrence rental household in 2000 was 2.07 people. That’s a drop of 6 percent. City leaders may pay more attention to those numbers as they try to determine Please see CENSUS, page 2A

Brownback endorses Texas Gov. Rick Perry for president By Scott Rothschild srothschild@ljworld.com

TOPEKA — Gov. Sam Brownback, who has said he wants to make Kansas more like Texas, now wants to make the whole United States more like Texas. On Thursday, Brownback endorsed Texas Gov. Rick Perry for president. “Rick Perry is the right leader for this moment in history,” Brownback said of his fellow Republican. “Now more than ever, America needs a president who knows how to create

jobs and stop Washington’s runaway spending,” he said. Brownback, a friend of Perry’s, made headlines over the summer as the only governor to appear in person with Perry at a stadium prayer event in Houston that was put on by several groups that are highly critical of homosexuality and abortion rights. On Thursday, he praised Perry’s record as governor in Texas, saying he cut taxes and helped Texas become a leader in job creation. “On the most important issues of our time, his record of leadership serves as

Brownback was set to travel to Florida later Thursday as Perry’s guest at a Republican presidential candidate debate. Brownback Brownback’s office said that no state of Kansas funds are being expended for the trip. Asked if he had any aspirations in a potential Perry administration, Brownback, who took office as governor in January, said, “No, thank you. I’m very happy with

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what I’m doing right now and fully occupied.” In 2007, Brownback, then a U.S. senator, ran for the Republican Party nomination for president, but his campaign failed to gain any traction. Shortly afterward, he endorsed the eventual GOP nominee, Sen. John McCain. During that campaign, Brownback was critical of Mitt Romney, who is seeking the nomination again and is seen as the chief rival to Perry. Bob Beatty, a political science professor at Washburn University, said Brownback’s endorsement is a “natural fit”

and will be of political value to Perry. “The timing is very logical because what we could have in this Republican nomination is a mirror of the Democratic side in 2008 (between Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton). “We might be seeing a more drawn-out contest between Perry and Romney; both are well-funded and both have strengths in certain areas. That means the March 10 Kansas Republican caucus plays a role,” he said. — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.

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DEATHS NEIL L. HUPE Graveside services for Neil L. Hupe, 88, Perry, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Perry. Mr. Hupe died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011, at his home. He was born Nov. 16, 1922, on a farm near Belvue, the son of George J. And Lillian Craig Hupe. He attended schools in Hupe the Belvue and Silver Lake areas before moving to Perry, where he graduated from Perry Rural High School in 1940. He farmed before and after he served in the Navy Seabees in the South Pacific during World War II. Mr. Hupe and his wife for many years operated their historic Century Farm near Perry. He joined Nachurs Plant Food Co. as a district manager in 1971. He retired in 1986 as Kansas Sales Manager. Mr. Hupe was a 67-year member of the Perry Mason-

ic Lodge 415, where he had served as Master. He was a member of the Perry American Legion Post 142 and the Perry United Methodist Church. He married Ruth I. Wright on Dec. 5, 1947, in the Perry Methodist Church. She survives. Other survivors include two sons, David W., Mission, and Mark and wife Carolyn, Highlands Ranch, Colo; three grandchildren, Melissa Hedger, Todd Hupe and Kristen Hupe; one greatgranddaughter, Kailee Marie Hedger; and a sister, Ethel Quaney, Topeka. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Dale C. Hupe. Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. today at Barnett Family Funeral Home, 1220 Walnut St., Oskaloosa. The family suggests memorials to Meals on Wheels of Shawnee and Jefferson Counties, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 602, Oskaloosa, KS 66066. Online condolences may be made at barnettfamilyfh.com.

KU Hospital receives No. 2 ranking By Andy Hyland ahyland@ljworld.com

Kansas University Hospital ranked second in the country in quality and safety among a survey of 101 academic medical centers, according to the University HealthSystem Consortium’s 2011 Quality and Accountability Study. “To come out No. 2 once again is a real testament to this organization,” said Bob Page, CEO of KU Hospital. KU Hospital was ranked No. 2 in the survey in 2009. Page credited the hospital’s focus on patient care, its high-quality staff and its low risk-adjusted mortality rate,

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which takes into account the severity of a patient’s illness or injury, as factors that helped them earn the ranking. The survey also took into account hospitals’ efficiency, safety and effectiveness. The University of Colorado Hospital ranked No. 1 on the survey, which was made public Thursday night. Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., and the University of California-San Diego Health System also ranked in the top 10 on the survey. “The efforts of these 10 hospitals in improving pa-

tient care and operational effectiveness distinguish them as leaders,” Irene M. Thompson said in a prepared statement. Thompson, UHC president and chief executive officer, was formerly president and CEO of the Kansas University Hospital Authority Board. “Being named a UHC Quality Leadership Award winner is a testament to everyone at the hospital — from the executives and board members to the physicians to the nurses and support staff.” — Higher education reporter Andy Hyland can be reached at 832-6388. Follow him at Twitter.com/LJW_KU.

Commissioner resigns from arts board By Scott Rothschild srothschild@ljworld.com

TOPEKA — A Lawrence resident has resigned from the Kansas Arts Commission because of Gov. Sam Brownback’s veto of its state funding. Grant Glenn said that when the KAC was funded YRON ENNY CHULTZ that it made an important difference in the lives of many Osborn on Jan. 27, 1955, in Funeral services for Kansans. McLouth. She survives of the Byron K. “Kenny” Schultz, “With the lack of state home. 81, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 funding, the commission has Other survivors include a.m. Saturday at West Haven become something else. It Baptist Church, Tonganoxie. one son, Larry Schultz, is starting over with neither Tonganoxie; one daughter, Burial will follow in Hubbel staff nor funds to complete Victoria Emery, Owensboro, Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie. its once noble mission,” Mr. Schultz died WednesKy.; two brothers, Jack and Glenn said in a resignation day, Sept. 21, 2011, at his home. Gene Schultz, both of Tonletter dated Wednesday. He was born Feb. 28, 1930, ganoxie; one sister, Patricia Brownback vetoed the in Tonganoxie, the son of Kimberlin, Montrose, Colo.; agency’s $689,000 annual apEdward and Thelma Strouse and six grandsons. Schultz. He was preceded in death He served in the U.S. by a granddaughter, Abby Army and was a Korean War Marie Emery. veteran. The family will receive He was a member of West friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Haven Baptist Church in By Roxana Hegeman today at Quisenberry FuTonganoxie, Tonganoxie Associated Press neral Home in Tonganoxie. VFW Post 9271 and Tiblows The family suggests Camping Club. He was also memorials to West Haven WICHITA — The Ameria member of the Scottish can Civil Liberties Union on Baptist Church Building Rite in Lawrence and was Thursday challenged a magFund, sent in care of the past master of Henri Maistrate’s recommendation funeral home, 604 E. Fourth sonic Lodge 190 AF&AM, that the federal court deny St., Tonganoxie, KS 66086. Tonganoxie. Online condolences may be its request to halt a new KanHe married Orvella sas law restricting insurance sent at quisenberryfh.com. coverage for abortions. In a court filing, the ACLU LIZA ACKSON HEPARD asked U.S. District Judge Wesley Brown to grant its motion Private graveside services etery in Lawrence. for a preliminary injunction. She died Monday, Sept. 19, for Eliza Jackson Shepard, The law, which took effect 2011, at her home. 70, Lawrence, took place July 1, prohibits insurance Thursday at Oak Hill Cemcompanies from offering abortion coverage as part of their general health plans, except ILLY EE OPKINS when a woman’s life is at risk. Those who want abortion covA Celebration of Life meB. Day Chapel of Perimeter erage would have to buy supmorial service for Billy Lee Church in Duluth, Ga. plemental policies, known as Hopkins, 75, Johns Creek, Ga., Mr. Hopkins died Monday, riders, covering only abortion. formerly of Lawrence, will be Aug. 29, 2011, at Peachtree “Plaintiff’s members should at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Cecil Christian Hospice of Duluth.

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propriation, saying that state funding of the arts was not a core function of state government. He had predicted the state would continue to receive $1.2 million in matching funds, but the National Endowment for the Arts determined the state was ineligible for federal funding. Brownback appointed Linda Browning Weis, who works in Manhattan real estate, to run the new private fundraising group and the KAC. Weis has said she is confident that private fundraising will increase funding to the arts. But Glenn said he had problems with the private fundraising organization. “The public perception is that the KAC has become a

puppet for the Kansas Arts Foundation, an organization that has not been transparent with the KAC nor the public about its sources, even though many directors of the foundation are newly appointed commissioners,” Glenn wrote. The foundation has yet to report how much it has raised. Since Brownback’s veto, many local arts organizations statewide have been scrambling for funding and have been cutting back programs. A group called Kansas Citizens for the Arts has called for the Legislature and Brownback to restore funding to the KAC. — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.

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saying that the budget request was part of “an ongoing conversation.” Logan also successfully decreased the requested inflationary increase from $18.9 million to $12.7 million, saying that the lower figure was closer to the Midwestern regional inflation rate. KU had sought a new $5 million annual appropriation to help pay off a bond issue for a proposed $78 million medical education building. The current facility, built in 1976, is obsolete, in need of repair and too small for proposed expansion, KU officials have said. But Regent Chairman Ed McKechnie of Arcadia said there needed to be more work on funding proposals to pay for the building.

The board sent both the KU medical building and a proposed expansion of the veterinary medicine program at Kansas State back to a regents committee for more study. Board members said they were confident that later this year they would forward the medical building project to Brownback’s office for budget consideration. KU officials said the new building is crucial to their efforts to train more doctors for the state. As far as other KU requests, the board approved asking for $3 million in new funding to hire highly-sought-after research professors, and $1.9 million more for a medical scholarship program. The board also recommended a 2.6 percent increase in student financial assistance systemwide. — Statehouse reporter Scott Rothschild can be reached at 785-423-0668.

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why the Census Bureau’s population count for the city showed nearly 4,000 fewer people than what the city had estimated. The 2010 Census showed the last decade was Lawrence’s slowest in terms of population growth since the days of the Great Depression. !" Indeed, there are more empty houses these days. The number of vacant housing units in the city now stands at 7.1 percent. That’s up from 4.2 percent in 2000. Although it seems counterintuitive, the Census Bureau says the homeowner vacancy rate — think of empty houses people are trying to sell — is much higher than the rental vacancy rate in Lawrence. The homeowner vacancy rate is listed at 8.1 percent. The rental vacancy rate is listed at 2.1 percent. That is almost exactly the inverse of how the national average breaks down. In total, the Census Bureau estimates there are about 2,700 vacant houses in Lawrence.

not be subjected to the sustained violation of their constitutional rights during the pendency of this litigation on account of an affidavit’s foundational defect — at least not where, as here, the defect is so easily curable,” the ACLU argued. U.S. Magistrate Judge Kenneth Gale, who presided over a hearing last week on the requested temporary injunction, issued on Monday his findings and recommendation to deny it. Gale said the group did not lay a proper foundation for their request in an affidavit. He also refused at that hearing to allow ACLU to file a more extensive affidavit, saying it would not be fair to the state to do so. In his ruling, Gale said the ACLU had failed to prove any of its members would be harmed by the law. The ACLU also said Brown’s

conclusion is contrary to the well-settled principle that a violation of constitutional rights constitutes irreparable injury as a matter of law. If the court declines to block enforcement of the Kansas abortion insurance law, the ACLU said it is requesting an expedited schedule for discovery and summary judgment so that a ruling on the law’s constitutionality may be realized as quickly as possible. But ACLU affidavit at issue contended the group has members who will lose or have already lost insurance coverage for abortion because of the new Kansas law, and that some members are unable to purchase a rider to their policy to cover abortions because some insurance companies have not made such riders available.

!" Housing is taking a bigger bite out of the pocketbook. The number of homeowners in Lawrence who pay 35 percent or more of their monthly income on housing costs is now at 17.6 percent. That’s up from 11.7 percent in 2000. The Census Bureau now estimates the average monthly housing costs for a Lawrence homeowner — with a mortgage — is $1,413. The median rent in Lawrence is now $810 per month. !" Not all of our neighbors make more than we do. The median household income in Lawrence is $45,471. That figure counts everybody who earns any type of income. That’s far lower than in Johnson County, where the median household income is $60,483. But it is higher than in Topeka, where the median household income is $37,001. If keeping up with Willie the Wildcat matters to you, we’ve fallen behind there. The average household income for the Manhattan area is $46,150. !" Don’t get sick kids. Lawrence’s health insurance situation tracks pretty close to the national averages in most categories, except when it comes to children without

health insurance. The percentage of children younger than 18 without health insurance is 11.5 percent. The national average is 8 percent. In total, the Census estimates there are 14,199 people in Lawrence without health insurance, or about 15.5 percent. That is also the national average. The bureau also estimates that 17.1 percent of people who are employed in Lawrence don’t have health insurance. The national average in that category is 18 percent. The American Community Survey gathers its data from a continual set of surveys that it conducts in Lawrence and other cities and counties across the country. It uses the surveys to produce estimates that it releases once per year. The program took the place of the long-form questionnaire that the Census Bureau used to issue once every 10 years. The American Community Survey data is more timely than past Census data but generally has a higher margin of error because it relies on a smaller sample size.

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Romney, Perry go after each other Side by side in a confrontational debate, Republican presidential hopefuls Mitt Romney and Rick Perry sarcastically accused each other Thursday night of flip-flopping on Social Security and health care, flashpoints in their intense struggle for the party nomination. In a debate that focused on character and credibility as much as other issues, Perry insisted he had backed off “not one inch, sir” from what he had written in a campaign-season book published a few months ago. Romney vouched for his own steadfastness moments later. “There are a lot of reasons not to elect me,” he said. “There are a lot of reasons not to elect other people on this stage. ... But one reason to elect me is I know what I stand for. I’ve written it down. Words have meaning.” The two men assailed one another in the third debate in as many weeks in a race for the Republican presidential nomination growing testier by the day. Perry runs ahead in national opinion polls, with Romney a close second, and they compete daily for endorsements from members of Congress and other party luminaries in hopes of gaining a permanent edge before the caucuses and primaries begin early next year. The other contenders on the stage struggled at times to gain the debate spotlight, even as they struggle to gain traction in the polls. 2 | WASHINGTON, D.C.

No Child Left Behind to change The Obama administration is offering states a way around provisions of the once-heralded No Child Left Behind law, contending many elements of the Bush-era education initiative have become barriers to learning and that too many schools, even those showing modest progress, risk being labeled as failing. States will be allowed to ask the Education Department to be exempted from some of the law’s requirements if they meet certain conditions. They include enacting standards to prepare students for college and careers and making teachers and principals more accountable. President Barack Obama planned to discuss the changes today at the White House. “To help states, districts and schools that are ready to move forward with education reform, our administration will provide flexibility from the law in exchange for a real commitment to undertake change,” Obama said in a statement Thursday. “The purpose is not to give states and districts a reprieve from accountability, but rather to unleash energy to improve our schools at the local level.” The administration says it is acting because Congress has been slow to address the issues by rewriting the law. 2 | WASHINGTON, D.C.

Dems vow to reject clean energy cuts With the economy sputtering, the warring factions of Congress headed toward gridlock late Thursday over the usually noncontroversial process of approving disaster aid or even keeping the government from shutting down. GOP leaders took the spending package to the House floor Thursday night for the second time in as many days, after adding $100 million in savings from a program that financed a federal loan to the now-bankrupt solar panel maker Solyndra Inc. The leader of the Senate countered that majority Democrats will reject the bill as soon as it reaches their chamber on Friday — continuing the partisan war into the weekend and increasing the chances that the government’s main disaster account might run dry early next week. Democrats want almost double the $3.7 billion in disaster aid called for by House Republicans and strongly oppose cuts to two clean energy programs demanded by the GOP House. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., said the House plan “is not an honest effort at compromise. … It will be rejected by the Senate.”

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TOPEKA — Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole will be the first Kansan to be recognized on the Kansas Walk of Honor, it was announced Thursday. Dole and his wife, Elizabeth, will join Gov. Sam Brownback and his wife, Mary, for the unveiling of the bronze plaque at 10 a.m. Sept. 30 at the southeast corner of the Statehouse south lawn. The event is open to the public. “It is important for Kansas to recognize those who have made incredible contributions to our state and nation,” Brownback said. “The Kansas Walk of Honor will raise awareness of the accomplishments of Kan-

sans and help begin a discussion about civic duty. It is fitting to acknowledge Senator Dole’s outstanding civic duty. He dedicated his life to serving the public through his work in the military and as a statesman. I hope the Senator’s many Kansas friends and supporters are able to join us for the unveiling.” Kansas Historical Society Executive Director Jennie Chinn said that the plan was for up to three plaques to be added each year to the walk, which will be located within the sidewalks on the Statehouse grounds and feature people who have contributed on a state and national level and have significant

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The $18 million Lawrence Public Library expansion project will include energy-saving Mike Yoder/Journal-World File Photo mechanisms that could cut the FORMER SEN. BOB DOLE acknowledges library’s energy bill in half. someone in the crowd with the thumbs And that’s a number that inup during dedication ceremonies for the cludes the extra 20,000 square Dole Institute of Politics on July 22, 2003. feet the expansion would tack onto the library. Next to Dole from left are his wife, for“We thought wow, that mer Sen. Elizabeth Dole; former national was sort of impressive. Hopesecurity council Condoleeza Rice; and fully we can carry that spirit former Dole Institute of Politics director all the way through the deRichard Norton Smith. Dole will be the sign process,” said Sean Zafirst Kansan honored on the Kansas Walk udke, vice president of GoulPlease see DOLE, page 4A of Honor, it was announced Thursday. dEvans, the firm working on the expansion. On Thursday evening, Zaudke spoke to a small group in the last event of the library’s series of speakers focused on energy conservation and the Take Charge Challenge. Zaudke told that crowd that as part of the design process, extensive studies were done to look at the library’s energy use. Those studies uncovered that about 1.5 million kilowatt hours of energy is used each year, with the largest chunk for heating the building. To help bring those energy numbers down, the library’s expansion will focus on three areas: !" Insulation: The current library’s concrete walls and roof offer virtually no insulation, Zaudke said. The library design has the expansion wrapping around the existing library, which Zaudke said would provide a tighter building envelope keeping cold air out and warm air in. A new roof will also make the building more energy efficient. !" Windows: A key element Mike Yoder/Journal-World Photo to the library expansion is the DENNIS SALYER, LEFT, AND MERRILL STEELE, BOTH OF LAWRENCE, PLAY A LITTLE BLUES on electric addition of windows, which guitars plugged into small amplifiers Thursday in South Park. is where library users tend to

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Save on energy by taking advantage of fall weather business with her husband, Bob. We talked to Hughes and other energy-saving experts about It might seem that Kansas how to make the most of fall’s weather jumps straight from win- pleasant weather. Here’s what ter to summer and then back to they had to say: winter. But in reality there are plenty of days in the fall when Windows In the words of energy auditemperatures are perfectly moderate. And those days are great tor Kirk Devine, “window manfor turning off the thermostat and agement” is key. When it’s hot outside, keep the windows open opening up the windows. “You get the fresh air in there to gather the cool air during the besides benefiting your energy evening. Then close them when bill,” said Delores Hughes, who you wake up so that cool air is operates a home energy auditing kept inside the home. By Christine Metz

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keep the frames tightly latched to leave the cold air outside. “Take those opportunities to manage windows, to draw the temperature air you want in and store it for later,” Devine said. For those who don’t feel safe leaving the windows or curtains open, work with the blinds. According to the U.S. Department of Energy, when reflective blinds are closed and lowered on a sunny day, they can reduce heat gain by about 45 percent. Blinds are more effective in Please see ENERGY, page 4A


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BRIEFLY Ex-cop applies for diversion A former Eudora police officer who is accused of putting a cab driver in a headlock in August has applied for diversion in his misdemeanor case, his attorney said Thursday. Trey Meyer, an attorney for Thomas Clinton Leahew, 29, asked Douglas County District Judge Paula Martin on Thursday to give prosecutors more time to review Leahew’s diversion application. He faces one misdemeanor count of battery. Douglas County Sheriff’s officers arrested him at 5 a.m. Aug. 7 in the 1800 section of North 1500 Road on suspicion of battery. In an interview with the Journal-World, the alleged victim, a 35-year-old woman, accused Leahew of lunging at her from the back of a van while she was driving Leahew and six other people to The Outhouse, 1837 N. 1500 Road. The woman said he grabbed her and put her in a headlock, and that Leahew hit his head when he lunged and was bleeding. The Eudora Police Department placed Leahew on administrative leave pending an internal investigation after his arrest, but Eudora Police Chief Grady Walker said Thursday that Leahew was no longer employed with the department. He remains free on bond and is next scheduled to appear in court Oct. 27, if his diversion application is not complete by then.

Volunteers prepare for Oktoberfest Preparations for Oktoberfest are on schedule, with about 20 volunteers cooking and peeling 300 pounds of potatoes Thursday afternoon for potato salad. Chairperson Ellen Shobe said this year’s Oktoberfest will be a little different because food will be on sale a la carte. “It will allow people a moreaffordable way to try a variety of foods,” Shobe said. Oktoberfest runs from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 1234 Ky. Admission is free.

Report: 5 ill from cantaloupes in Kan. Kansas Department of Health and Environment reported Thursday that at least five cases of listeriosis in Kansas are part of the multi-state outbreak involving Rocky Ford cantaloupe. It was notified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. So far, 55 people from 14 states have been infected with the four outbreak-associated strains of Listeria monocytogenes, a bacterium that can cause serious illness. All illnesses started on or after Aug. 4. Kansas has eight cases of listeriosis reported since Aug. 26, with five cases now matching the multi-state outbreak. Two of these eight patients have died and the causes of death are being investigated. Typically, Kansas reports fewer than six cases of listeriosis per year. For more information, visit the CDC multi-state foodborne illness outbreak page at cdc.gov/outbreaknet/ outbreaks.html.

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Seminar takes training to ‘next level’ By George Diepenbrock gdiepenbrock@ljworld.com

As Capt. Erik Holland has been in training sessions this week at a regional conference in Lawrence, he’s learned things from FBI academy instructors and others about everything from budget issues to tactical strategies. “Even if I had some initial education on it, they took it to the next level,” said Holland, who commands the Platte County (Mo.) Sheriff’s administrative division. Holland said he plans to use the training he’s learned back in his department after he graduates today with 32 other officers from the Central States Law Enforcement Executive Development Seminar. The week-long seminar has been in Lawrence for 21 years and is aimed at giving

police administrators at smaller law enforcement agencies the opportunity to participate in the training instead of attending the Holland original twoweek school in Quantico, Va., said Lawrence police Capt. Mike Pattrick. The Lawrence department plays host to the Central States seminar in partnership with the FBI and Kansas University Public Safety Office. The 33 officers who participated this week came from departments in Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska. Patrol Capt. Jim Martin is representing the Lawrence department in the class. Retired Lawrence Police Chief Ron Olin taught one

session earlier in the week about future trends in law enforcement, and the officers also learned from FBI-level instructors about topics from applying for federal grants to legal issues and ethics to crisis negotiating and responding to a situation involving weapons of mass destruction. Pattrick said the training on WMD responses taught officers whom they should contact from the federal government and what outside agencies would need once they get there. “Obviously since 9/11 everybody is very concerned about what the possibilities could be for that,” said Pattrick, who commands the Lawrence department’s investigations division. “And there are real threats to the United States all the time. We have to be very vigilant

and be prepared if that were ever to occur.” The officers on Thursday learned about how to make effective grant applications because many cities and counties are struggling because of the economy, and agencies are often looking for outside funds to help, Pattrick said. But for smaller departments it can often be daunting to apply for a grant. “Platte County has experienced the same economic problems that everyone has around here,” Holland said. “Like everybody else we’re doing our best to do more with less and try to take advantage of opportunities to do things more efficiently and effectively and get funding sources where they’re available.”

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— Reporter George Diepenbrock can be reached at 832-7144. Follow him at Twitter.com/gdiepenbrock.

BUSINESS AT A GLANCE

Markets plunge from worldwide fears about another recession By Francesca Levy Associated Press

NEW YORK — Investors began giving in to fears Thursday that a global recession is already under way, and stock markets shuddered around the world. Selling started in Asia, picked up speed in Europe and sent Wall Street near its worst finish of the year. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 391 points and at one point was down more than 500, a return to the volatility that gripped the market this summer. One financial indicator after another showed that investors are losing hope that the global economy can keep growing. The price of oil and metals such as copper, which depend on economic demand, fell sharply. Traders bought Treasury bonds and the dollar for safety. FedEx, a company that ships so many goods it is considered a barometer of the

U.S. economy, had to lower its earnings forecast for the year because customers are putting off purchases of electronics and other gadgets from China. The Dow fell 391.01 points, or 3.5 percent, and closed at 10,733.83. The selling was not just steep but broad: Nineteen stocks on the New York Stock Exchange fell for every one that rose. At one point, the Dow was down more than 500 points. “Markets rely on confidence and certainty. Right now there is neither,” said John Canally, an economic strategist at LPL Financial, an investment firm in Boston. It was the second consecutive rout in the stock market since Wednesday afternoon, when the Federal Reserve announced a change in strategy for fighting the economic slowdown — a bid to lower long-term interest rates and get people and companies to spend more money. Economic news was bad

around the world. A closely watched survey in Europe indicated a recession could be on the way there, and a manufacturing survey suggested a slowdown in China, which has been one of the hottest economies. “The probability of going back into recession is higher now than at any point in the recovery,” said Tim Quinlan, an economist at Wells Fargo. He put his odds of a recession at 35 percent. Christine Lagarde, the head of the International Monetary Fund, said the world economy was “entering a dangerous phase.” She told an annual meeting of the IMF and World Bank that nations need credible plans to get their debt under control. In the United States, investors poured money into American government debt, which they see as less risky than stocks even as the nation wrestles with how to tame its long-term budget problems.

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Saturday, September 24, 2011 7:30-11 a.m. Lawrence Memorial Hospital 325 Maine St., Lawrence, KS Parking available at the Arkansas Street Entrance

Blood Chemistry Profile (Blood Draw 7:00 - 10:30 a.m.) Includes a total lipid profile and several other blood tests to assess healthy body functioning. Available for $40 ($50 for males who also want the prostate screening antigen test/PSA). Please be aware that it will take 3-4 weeks after the fair to receive your blood results. We are sorry but we cannot supply these any sooner nor mail results to individual physicians. For the blood chemistry profile, DO NOT eat or drink anything for 12 hours prior to having your blood drawn, (water, black coffee/tea and necessary medications allowed). We also cannot add individual tests to the health fair profile.

Free Health Screenings & Exhibits Offered by several LMH departments, local physicians, dentists, health organizations, and agencies. Screenings may include prostate cancer, hearing, vision, bone density, blood pressure, skin cancer, vein, lung function, glucose and more. Screening options are dependent on the availability of the volunteer screeners. No registration is needed for screenings or exhibits. Please note - lines may be long for some screenings. Therefore you may not be able to be accommodated at all screenings prior to fair closing at 11 a.m. Plan to come early!

Flu Shots! Douglas County Visiting Nurses/Rehabilitation/Hospice will offer flu shots to those over 18 for $24 (cash, check or can bill Medicare).

Help feed our hungry neighbors in Douglas County Bring non-perishable food items to the LMH Health Fair to help support the efforts of Just Food. Any amount appreciated, but bring 5 cans and LMH will give you a recycled tote bag. Just Food serves as the Douglas County food bank. In addition to directly serving up to 2,000 residents per month, Just Food supplies food inventory to its partner pantries across the county.


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Conference priorities Could a stronger stand by university presidents and chancellors have put a halt to the conference realignment mess?

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egardless of how the current athletic conference realignment game turns out, the public has been treated to an up-close exhibition of double talk, greed, ego and hypocrisy, as well as a lack of integrity and the farce of “academic integrity.” All of the players in this exercise are pointing fingers about who is to blame for the upheaval of college athletic conferences, but it is clear university presidents had the power to put a stop to the embarrassing sideshow. Athletic departments are thought to be a part of a university. Chancellors and presidents are thought to be in charge of these institutions, along with their respective boards of regents, curators or trustees. This being the case, doesn’t it seem reasonable that chancellors and presidents — if they have the backbone and conviction — could tell their athletic directors, boosters and television networks that their schools had no intention of jumping ship to join another conference or that they did not want to expand their conference by adding other schools? The chancellors and presidents of the Pac12 Conference effectively played such a role Tuesday night when they said they were not interested in increasing the size of that conference. It’s interesting that all of the expansion talk has centered on football and dollars, nothing about improving the academic or research excellence of the conferences. What is the primary mission of a university: a better football team or a stronger academic program? What are the priorities of the chancellors involved in the current conference realignment mess?

U.S. must consider impact of drones WASHINGTON — What “rules of war” should apply to Predator drones, the eerily efficient weapons that cruise the skies and target adversaries with the precision of a sharpshooter’s bullet? It’s an urgent question — not simply for the United States, which is expanding its use of drones, but for dozens of other nations that may soon use them to target their own “bad guys.” Although drones have been controversial abroad, there has been relatively little public debate about them in America. That’s partly because U.S. officials usually won’t discuss their operations, which are highly classified. But officials affirm privately that they have been highly effective against al-Qaida’s leadership in the tribal areas of Pakistan — and that they are being used in Yemen and Somalia in an escalating campaign against al-Qaida affiliates there. These weapons, which project power without risking “boots on the ground,” can become addictive. According to a report last year by a U.N. special rapporteur, more than 40 countries now have drone technology, and nations seeking to arm drones with missiles include Israel, Russia, Turkey, China, India, Iran, Britain and France. “We have to be extremely careful and prudent about how we use this technology. It’s very efficacious in killing terrorists, but there are significant risks of blowback from its widespread use that could harm our counterterrorism efforts,” argues

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Although drones have been controversial abroad, there has been relatively little public debate about them in America.”

Jack Goldsmith, a Harvard Law professor who served in the George W. Bush administration Justice Department. A drone debate, of sorts, had been taking place behind the scenes in preparation for a speech last Friday by John Brennan, the White House counterterrorism adviser. He argued that U.S. legal authority to use force against al-Qaida wasn’t “restricted solely to ‘hot’ battlefields like Afghanistan” but could be expanded to other theaters “without doing a separate self-defense analysis each time.” On the eve of Brennan’s speech, The New York Times reported a split within the administration. The Pentagon’s general counsel, Jeh Johnson, was said to have urged broad targeting against groups anywhere aligned with al-Qaida, while the

State Department’s legal adviser, Harold Koh, reportedly recommended a more limited rule that, outside Afghanistan and Pakistan, would authorize targeting only individuals actually plotting to strike America. These disagreements were resolved by Brennan’s speech, which took a hard-line view. Brennan conceded that some key allies, though “converging” toward U.S. legal arguments, “take a different view of the geographic scope of the conflict, limiting it only to the ‘hot’ battlefields.” Here’s the real question, according to current and former government officials: As the U.S. steps up Predator attacks over Yemen and Somalia, should it adopt the same “signature” targeting it uses over Pakistan? Under this approach, the drones can strike al-Qaida training camps and fighters not on the list of specific targets compiled by the CIA. The signature approach is more aggressive, but it risks creating what terrorism analyst David Kilcullen calls “accidental guerrillas” — and thereby widening the war. To understand the debate, some background is useful. The CIA’s legal authority (it conducts attacks over Pakistan and will probably have similar responsibility in Yemen and Somalia) dates back to a lethal covert-action “finding” signed days after Sept. 11, 2001. The CIA’s Counterterrorism Center compiles a list of approved targets, usually numbering less than several dozen, based on

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From the Lawrence Daily Journal-World for Sept. 23, 1911: YEARS “Topeka – A deAGO mand for a generIN 1911 al improvement in the specimens of art shown in the Kansas schools is being made by Kansas school teachers. It is possible that an art commission will be asked for at the next Legislature, with powers similar to those of the textbook commission. This commission would select copies of real art works, suitable for hanging in the country schoolhouses of the state.... Kansas people are beginning to believe that it is just as well to have their children taught some rudiments of the fine arts as well as how to add and subtract, how to doctor pigs for the cholera and chickens for the pip.”

Completing its National Cancer Institute application is an important accomplishment for the Kansas University Medical Center team.

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intelligence that they pose a serious, continuing threat to the U.S. That list is reviewed every six months, and names come on and off. Legal review is done by the CIA general counsel, who in turn consults with the White House counsel. Signature targeting was added in 2008, using the same 2001 presidential finding, which was renewed by President Obama in 2009. The rules call for notification of the National Security Council (including the attorney general) if a U.S. person is a target. Such a broader review apparently took place when Anwar al-Awlaki, an American citizen who’s a senior al-Qaida operative in Yemen, was added. Here’s the real problem with drones. They may indeed reduce collateral damage, as their proponents argue, because of their precision and surveillance. And America’s growing use of them against al-Qaida may be legal under international law that allows self-defense. But what’s legal isn’t always wise. A world where drones are constantly buzzing overhead — waiting to zap those deemed threats under a cloaked and controversial process — risks being, even more, a world of lawlessness and chaos. Drones have been America’s best weapon against al-Qaida, but one to use sparingly — against people U.S. intelligence knows are seeking to kill others.

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ongratulations to all those at the Kansas University Medical Center, as well as the many generous financial contributors, who have worked so hard to prepare a solid application to have KUMC designated as one of the National Cancer Institute’s cancer centers. This has been a true team effort started in 2005 when KU Chancellor Robert Hemenway identified the cancer center as the university’s top research priority. Those putting together the demanding application package have done an excellent job. Gaining the prized designation as a national cancer center is a tough challenge, and KU officials realize the current national economy is an additional hurdle. Current cancer centers are experiencing fiscal cutbacks, and there is concern there may not be funds available to add another center. It is reported there are approximately 15 current centers up for recertification, as well as other first-time applicants such as KU. Even in good economic times, there is no guarantee a first-time applicant will received the cancer center designation. Whether or not they are successful this year, all those who have been involved in the KU cancer center project are to be congratulated and thanked for their tireless and effective efforts.

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Alternatives may make Obama look better One of the most persistent political maxims is that a presidential re-election campaign is a referendum on the incumbent. That doesn’t augur well for President Barack Obama — at least not based on recent trends and polls. His job approval is hovering 10 points below the traditional 50 percent dividing line between security and trouble, the jobless rate remains stuck around 9 percent, and Democrats everywhere seem on the defensive, if not in outright panic, after their latest specialelection loss. But consider this contrary maxim that Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, who chairs the Democratic Governors Association, recently tried out on reporters: “He’s not running against the Almighty, he’s running against an alternative.” Whether Democrats actually feel that optimistic — or are just hoping for the best — O’Malley’s remark characterizes how many of them see Obama’s 2012 prospects. The idea of this all being about “choice” encourages Democrats as they watch Republican contenders try to outdo one another in appealing to their party’s conservative wing. The White House is calculating that, when voters see the differences between where Obama wants to take the country and where Republicans would go, the

Carl Leubsdorf

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Obama has some advantages over Carter; for example, he almost certainly won’t face a crippling primary fight like the one Carter waged with Sen. Edward Kennedy.

president will come out ahead at the ballot box. Just as polls last summer showed Americans favored the president’s balanced approach to budget-cutting, recent ones show they support the job creation program he proposed two weeks ago. A Gallup poll last week showed Americans, by a 3-to-2 margin, want their congressional representatives to vote for Obama’s plan; independents backed it by a similar margin. Though other surveys conveyed skepticism about whether Obama’s proposal will pass, Republican Sen. James DeMint

of South Carolina suggested Obama might win — politically — without passage. “If we vote for this plan, we’ll own the economy with the president and he desperately needs someone else to blame it on,” DeMint said. “If we vote against it, he’s going to try to say Congress blocked his ability to create jobs.” This week, Obama took another step to define the potential 2012 choice and put Republicans on the political defensive with a deficit reduction plan that makes both substantive and political sense. Polls show most Americans support two of its most significant premises: spending cuts and tax increases are both necessary, and wealthy Americans must pay higher taxes to make the system fair. In addition, GOP leaders may be playing into Obama’s hands by branding proposals that even most Republicans support as “class warfare,” which simply accentuates the differences between the parties and places the GOP firmly on the less popular side. While the disputes about job creation and debt reduction are ostensibly between Obama and GOP lawmakers, the party’s leading presidential candidates all share the congressional Republican position. In assessing how this might play out next year, consider some parallels between Obama’s

situation and the one President Jimmy Carter faced in 1980. Like Carter, Obama faces an angry electorate at a time of economic uncertainty. His poll numbers are less than ideal, and even many supporters concede his presidency has failed to meet expectations. Throughout 1980, reporters found many disillusioned voters who were abandoning Carter — and hardly anyone switching to the embattled president. But polls didn’t reflect the anecdotal evidence and showed Carter holding his own or even slightly ahead until late in the campaign. Only after their only scheduled television debate did Republican challenger Ronald Reagan convince Americans that he’d be an acceptable alternative to the incumbent. He won comfortably. Obama has some advantages over Carter; for example, he almost certainly won’t face a crippling primary fight like the one Carter waged with Sen. Edward Kennedy. Just as important, polls show voters still like Obama. Those polls may well offer legitimate hope that accentuating the differences between his policies and those of the Republicans will create a choice in which he is the more acceptable alternative. — Carl P. Leubsdorf is the former Washington bureau chief of the Dallas Morning News.


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High 71° Low 45° POP: 5%

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Wind E 6-12 mph

Wind ENE 7-14 mph

Wind NNE 6-12 mph

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Kearney 72/48

McCook 80/49 Oberlin 82/49 Goodland 81/49

Beatrice 70/50

Oakley 80/50

Manhattan Russell Salina 74/49 78/51 Topeka 75/53 74/51 Emporia 77/52

Great Bend 78/51 Dodge City 80/53

Kansas City 72/53 Lawrence Kansas City 72/51 75/49

Chillicothe 68/44 Marshall 68/48 Sedalia 68/50

Nevada 74/53

Chanute 74/54

Hutchinson 78/50 Wichita Pratt 78/57 80/55

Garden City 84/52 Liberal 84/53

Centerville 63/42

St. Joseph 70/46

Sabetha 69/46

Concordia 72/52 Hays 76/51

Clarinda 68/46

Lincoln 69/46

Grand Island 70/49

Coffeyville Joplin 77/53 75/53

Springfield 72/52

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Algae toxins in Kaw decrease The latest round of water testing in the Kansas River shows that algae toxins have decreased upstream from Lawrence. Since the beginning of September, the U.S. Geological Survey has been sampling water in the Kansas River because of concerns of a massive bluegreen algae bloom upstream in Milford Lake. Water from Milford Lake and Tuttle Creek was released on Aug. 31, sending algae toxins, as well as taste and odor problems, downstream. Water samples from Sept. 8 showed the low levels of the toxins and taste and odor problems existed in water that passed through Lawrence. But samples taken of treated drinking water did not contain any traces of the algae toxin. Data from Sept. 12 showed those toxin levels had decreased upstream from Lawrence. Samples from the same day showed that water released from Tuttle Creek and Perry Lake had less than .1 microgram per liter of algal toxins, but still had concentrations of taste and odor compounds. More than 600,000 people in Topeka, Lawrence and Johnson County use the Kansas River as a water source.

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‘Forbidden Broadway’ Tonight Theatre Lawrence, 1501 N.H., kicks off its fall season with “Forbidden Broadway,” a music revue and satire that will have something for longtime fans of overblown theater as well as musical and comedy lovers. The show by Gerard Alessandrini parades characters from one end of Broadway’s spectrum to the other across the stage and through out-of-place scenes at a quickened pace. But despite being a show dedicated to the excessiveness of big-budget theatrics, the play itself is an exercise in minimalism as only four actors inhabit numerous parts and go through a combined 60 costume changes. Terrance McKerrs directs while Mary Baker handles musical duties. Eleanor Patton and Jill Stueve crafted the many, many costumes and Jack Riegle handled set design, Ron Chinn the lighting. Alicia Barlow is assistant director. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. tonight. Tickets are $13.99 for children, $19.99 for adults and $18.99 for students and seniors.

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Face to face Kaylee Faith Clancy, 3, daughter of Donnie and Rebecca Clancy, of Lawrence, got her face painted Aug. 7 while visiting the Strategic Air and Space Museum in Ashland, Neb. The museum was having a kids fair inside. Donnie submitted the photo.

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CONFERENCE REALIGNMENT

Staying alive

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Beebe’s not solely to blame Imagine, for a second, if Kansas University football coach Turner Gill had stayed at Buffalo for the 2010 season instead of coming to Kansas. The Bulls went 2-10 last year, and, although some of that may have been because the team was adjusting to new leadership, it’s possible the Bulls played to the level of their talent. Didn’t matter. Gill got out of town and took the BCS job and $2 million payday at KU. If only Dan Beebe had done the same. Beebe, the Big 12 Conference commissioner from 2007 until Thursday night, left his post after coming to a mutual agreement with the league to step down after a second consecutive year of turbulent realignment talk threatened the future of the league. Both times, the Big 12 managed to survive. Beebe was only so lucky once. Beebe is not solely to blame for the problems the Big 12 has faced during the past 24 months; longer, depending on how deep you want to get. During this crazy time, sources said Beebe put several plans on the table that, if approved, could have — and likely would have — kept the league from having to deal with any of this in the first place. But the plans were not accepted. If anything, Beebe’s biggest fault here is that he was too loyal — to whom depends on whom you ask — and he stayed too long. Last year, after saving the league from extinction the first time, Beebe should have walked away. He could’ve landed in another conference as its deputy commissioner and spent the next five to 10 years cruising. He had his chance to walk again after negotiating the enormous television contract with FOX that, at the time, looked like it would strengthen the league and provide stability for years to come. That would’ve been the perfect time to make like George Costanza and leave on a high note. But Beebe stayed. And it bit him in the butt. Now, he’s a man without a country, and his stock probably can’t get much lower. Some want to peg Beebe as the problem. Others see him as a scapegoat. He’s both. And because of that, it’s the right thing for him to walk away. It’s quite clear that if Beebe had wanted to stay, he could’ve fought for himself the way he fought for the conference. But it wouldn’t have mattered. Unlike the Big 12, there was no saving Dan Beebe. He should be commended for doing the right thing here and graciously stepping away without making an already-ugly situation even messier. Of course the sparkly sight of the $4 million left on his contract probably made that a little easier. Here’s the bottom line: Under his watch, Beebe saw proud conference members Colorado, Nebraska and Texas A&M turn their backs on the Big 12. They left on their own, all for greener pastures, and there wasn’t a thing Beebe could do that could change their minds. It’s hard to imagine that being OK in any business, let alone the very public world of college athletics. So the Big 12 moves on without Beebe, and Beebe moves. If this league is ever going to be taken seriously again, this had to happen. If it didn’t, Beebe would’ve been the butt of all the jokes, and the Big 12 would’ve been a laughingstock. Maybe now, with the right replacement and a little bit of time, the league can get back to what it should be known for — incredible football and Kansas basketball.

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UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI CHANCELLOR BRADY DEATON, LEFT, ADDRESSES the media regarding Missouri and the future of the Big 12 Conference on Thursday at Jesse Hall on the MU campus in Columbia, Mo.

Big 12’s Beebe resigns; leaders pledge future stability By Jim Vertuno Associated Press Sports Writer

There was talk of solidarity, plans for stability, expressions of encouragement. And then there was a step toward forced confinement from the Big 12 as it sought to prevent any more departures following a topsy-turvy year in which it lost Nebraska and Colorado and learned it will lose Texas A&M soon enough. The Big 12 dumped embatBeebe tled Commissioner Dan Beebe on Thursday and announced a plan to bind nine member schools together by holding a huge financial hammer — their TV rights for the next six years — over their heads. The plan is far from a done deal, since it must be approved by some if not all the schools’ governing bodies.

But if it sticks, any school that considers leaving the Big 12 would have to leave their TV rights — and millions of dollars — behind in a blow much more punishing than a typical exit fee. “These are very strong handcuffs,” Oklahoma President David Boren said after Big 12 university leaders met for more than an hour by telephone. “The grant of rights really does bind the conference together and it shows that we fully intend to stay together. Handcuffs. That’s what it has come to in a fractured league that seemed ready to split apart on Monday. And there are still signs the Big 12 has a lot of healing to do. Oklahoma, which was trying to leave the Big 12 for the Pac-12 just a few days ago, and Missouri, which wanted to leave for the Big Ten in 2010, even staged competing news conferences to start spreading the new message of goodwill and stability in the Big 12.

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Coming off another close win last week, Free State High football coach Bob Lisher has stressed the same thing in practice this week as he has all season to prepare for tonight’s match-up against Shawnee Mission Northwest — increasing his team’s physicality. “We have numerous drills that the kids absolutely love that we do weekly ... chute drills, board drills, things like that,” Lisher said. Cutting down on mistakes has been another goal for the Firebirds. Lisher said he saw improvement from that aspect this week. “Wednesday’s practice was one of our better practices as far as schemes, as far as execution and getting off the ball,” he said. “Everything looked much sharper, like we’re starting to have a better understanding of what needs to be done. Hopefully that carries into Friday night’s game.”

“Tonight, nine members of the Big 12 Conference affirmed their solidarity and agreed to measures that will ensure the stability of the conference moving forward. “The preservation of Gray-Little the Big 12 has been our primary objective as we worked to uphold the interests of KU, our studentathletes and fans. Tonight’s agreement will Zenger enable us to again look at expansion as a way to solidify the conference’s na-

tional standing. We look forward to working with interim commissioner Chuck Neinas in that effort. “We want to thank Jayhawks for their patience as we have worked aggressively toward this outcome. We would have liked to have shared details of the various discussions with you, but it better served our common objective to proceed with the utmost discretion. “While details remain to be worked out, this agreement points to a bright future for the Big 12 and allows us all to begin to turn our attention back to the accomplishments of our student-athletes in the classroom and on the field of competition.” — Kansas University Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little and athletic director Sheahon Zenger

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Free State to take on Shawnee Mission NW By Nick Nelson

Statement from KU chancellor, AD on Big 12

The Firebirds faced the challenge of the Sunflower League’s leading rusher against Leavenworth last Friday. SMNW was a little harder to scout, as the Cougars have battled injuries to the point of being down to their fourth-string running back last week. “We’re not concentrating on one person in particular, but our main thing is to be physical up front so whoever they have at the running back position, we’re able to get off blocks and make tackles,” Lisher said. Free State has battled injury woes of its own, playing without senior running back Shawn Knighton last week. Knighton will be back in the starting lineup tonight. Junior quarterback Kyle McFarland also mentioned SMNW’s strength of controlling the line of scrimmage. “They’ve got some big defensive linemen. They’re pretty physical, but not as fast as the

Lawrence High faces road test at Leavenworth By Corey Thibodeaux cthibodeaux@ljworld.com

The roughest stretch of the season might be over, but LawFRIDAY rence High’s football team isn’t NIGHT about to go soft. Not after everything the team LIGHTS has learned about becoming a winning football team. Free State: vs. “We don’t really want to put Shawnee Mission anything on cruise control,” seNorthwest nior Jake Vinoverski said. When: 7 tonight A battle-tested Lawrence Where: FSHS High (1-2) will visit Leavenworth High School (0-3) at its homecoming at 7 tonight and Lawrence High: at will try to apply the lessons of Leavenworth defeat against yet another road When: 7 tonight foe. This is the third consecutive Where: Leavengame away from Lawrence, worth but coach Dirk Wedd said that hasn’t been the worst part of the schedule. “I think the bigger toll is the three teams that we played,” he said. Contrary to what the record suggests, the Lions are on the Please see FSHS, page 4B rise in terms of competing with

the elite teams in the Sunflower League. After LHS started the season against Shawnee Mission West, Olathe South and Olathe East, it knows how to contend with the big teams and what errors it needs to correct. Vinoverski said it was better this way, rather than playing soft games at the beginning, only to be surprised and knocked around late in the season. “Since we got punched for the first few games, it really got us hard-headed,” he said. Though tonight’s match-up heavily favors the Lions, Wedd has seen footage on the Pioneers and said no one on the LHS sideline will take the game lightly. “In this league, I don’t think you can afford to look by anybody,” Wedd said. “All you’ve got to do is turn on the tape of the Free State and Leavenworth game and know they’re very capable of winning a football game.” FSHS won the game 23-12, but Please see LHS, page 4B


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ported by Yahoo Sports, became unavoidable after another meeting between players and owners Thursday failed to end the lockout, which began July 1. While providing no details of the meeting, Commissioner David Stern acknowledged that â&#x20AC;&#x153;the calendar is not our friendâ&#x20AC;? when it comes to keeping the season intact. Stern said he had â&#x20AC;&#x153;no announcement to make todayâ&#x20AC;? regarding any postponements or cancellations, but they became a certainty with no breakthrough Thursday. Talks are not expected to resume until next week. The league is at about the same point as when it postponed camps in 1998, the only time it lost games to a work stoppage. The decision

then came on Sept. 24 for camps that were set to begin Oct. 5. The regular season is scheduled to open Nov. 1, with the NBA champion Dallas Mavericks hosting the Chicago Bulls in the first game. Though both sides repeatedly have said there is still time for a deal that would leave the regular season unaffected, neither would say so Thursday â&#x20AC;&#x201D; with union president Derek Fisher of the Lakers using nearly the same words as Stern about the coming weeks. â&#x20AC;&#x153;I donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t have control of that part of it, that would be more of a Commissioner Stern, Adam Silver question in terms of logistics of starting the season on time,â&#x20AC;? Fisher said. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Iâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;m not going to try and make a guess on that one. The cal-

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ATLANTA â&#x20AC;&#x201D; Keegan Bradley and Jason Dufner atop the leaderboard in Atlanta should sound familiar. Only this was the FedEx Cup finale, not the final major of the year. And they were on East Lake, not 40 minutes up the road at Atlanta Athletic Club. Bradley, who won the PGA Championship last month in a playoff over Dufner, ran off four birdies on the back nine Thursday for a 6-under 64 to build a two-shot lead in the Tour Championship. Dufner was surprisingly crooked off the tee, yet still managed a 66 and was Bradley tied for second along with Chez Reavie and Luke Donald, the No. 1 player in the world and one of five players in prime position to win the $10 million FedEx Cup bonus. Bradley and Dufner will be in the last group Friday, and it was impossible to Dufner ignore the coincidence. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Yeah, I donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t think thereâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s any big surprise,â&#x20AC;? Bradley said. â&#x20AC;&#x153;He likes this grass, too. He likes these courses, and I hope I get to play with him tomorrow. I think that would be a lot of fun.â&#x20AC;? It would bring back great memories for Bradley, a 26-year-old rookie. Not so much for Dufner, who had a four-shot lead with three holes to play until he made three straight bogeys and wound up losing in a three-hole playoff. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Maybe heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s having some of the same feelings â&#x20AC;&#x201D; very comfortable on this type of golf course ... with the conditions maybe a little more severe at Atlanta Athletic Club off the tee,â&#x20AC;? Dufner said. â&#x20AC;&#x153;But heâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s having a good day. Hopefully, weâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;ll be paired tomorrow. That will be a little interesting, I guess. Maybe some thoughts here or there will come back and forth.â&#x20AC;? The conditions at East Lake were relatively tame until the final hour, when sprinkles turned to rain and even halted play with the final two groups not finished. Donald returned to play the 18th in a driving rain, and did well to escape with par from the bunker on the par-3 closing hole. Charles Howell III, who appearance at East Lake guarantees another trip back to Georgia in April for the Masters in his hometown, was at 67 along with Adam Scott, Hunter Mahan, Jason Day and Matt Kuchar. The group at 68 included another batch of Presidents Cup hopefuls, from Aaron Baddeley on the International team to Bill Haas and Brandt Snedeker on the American side. Former Kansas University golfer Gary Woodland was at 72.

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Bengals tied to pot package CINCINNATI â&#x20AC;&#x201D; For authorities tracking a marijuana shipment from California, the trail ended unexpectedly at the home of a Cincinnati Bengals player in suburban northern Kentucky where police say they found more drugs. No arrests have been made. Police were still investigating the case Thursday that has entangled Bengals wide receiver Jerome Simpson, a North Carolina native in his fourth NFL season. A package containing 21â &#x201E;2 pounds of marijuana was tracked to Simpsonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s home. The case is being investigated by police at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, along with local authorities. A Bengals spokesman said the club was aware of the reports but had no comment. Calls to Simpsonâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s agent went unreturned. Simpson was excused from practice on Thursday to deal with the matter. It was unclear whether he would be available for a game Sunday against San Francisco at Paul Brown Stadium. Simpson was at his home along with his girlfriend and teammate Anthony Collins on Tuesday when the woman accepted the package, said Michelle Gregory, a spokeswoman with the California Department of Justice. Collinsâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; agent didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t return a call seeking comment. Collins, a Kansas University product, practiced Thursday but didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t make himself available to reporters for comment. Coach Marvin Lewis said Collins wasnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t a focus of the investigation, though he declined further comment. â&#x20AC;&#x153;We donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t believe it (the package) was for personal use,â&#x20AC;? Gregory said. â&#x20AC;&#x153;We believe thereâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s some sort of distribution or sales out of his home.â&#x20AC;?

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Catchings named MVP INDIANAPOLIS â&#x20AC;&#x201D; One down, one to go for Tamika Catchings. The Indiana Fever forward had two things missing from her impressive resume â&#x20AC;&#x201D; a WNBA title and the most valuable player award. Now, just one empty space remains. She finally won the MVP award after being runnerup in 2003, 2009 and 2010. She averaged 15.5 points, 7.1 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 2.0 steals this season as Indiana finished with the best record in the Eastern Conference, giving the Fever homecourt advantage in the first two rounds of the playoffs. While Catchings always has been focused on winning the championship, her supporters feel itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s about time she was recognized for her individual skills. â&#x20AC;&#x153;I feel like this is 10 years in the making,â&#x20AC;? Fever COO and General Manager Kelly Krauskopf said.

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Brad Pitt as Billy Beane. Hmmmmm. Hmmmmmmmm. Then again, why not? Who cares that they physically resemble each another about as closely as Bogey and Bacall? We are a nation of excess and exaggeration, with sports and movies somewhere in the mix. It works. And if one of Hollywoodâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s leading men wants to dive into sabermetrics, revisit the Athleticsâ&#x20AC;&#x2122; modest success of the previous decade, and transform the bestseller on the business of baseball into a film that appeals to a broader audience, there will be few complaints coming out of the general managerâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s office. â&#x20AC;&#x153;Itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s a little surreal,â&#x20AC;? Beane acknowledged Monday when asked about his portrayal in the film â&#x20AC;&#x153;Moneyball,â&#x20AC;? which opens nationally this week, â&#x20AC;&#x153;but listen, itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Brad.â&#x20AC;? Besides, the Aâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s could use some love these days. The O.co Coliseum is a dump. The team hasnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t made the playoffs since 2006. Beaneâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s innovative use of statistical analysis â&#x20AC;&#x201D; a theme of the book and the film â&#x20AC;&#x201D; has become common within professional sports. Even his career with the organization appears uncertain; he has been mentioned as a GM candidate with the Chicago Cubs. But his immediate concern is getting past the flurry of interviews and promotional events, which included Monday nightâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s red carpet premiere at the Paramount Theatre. The film, which chronicles the 2002 season and is based on the book by acclaimed author Michael Lewis, has some serious dramatic chops. The cast includes Jonah Hill and Philip Seymour Hoffman, and was written by Oscar winners Aaron Sorkin and Steve Zaillian. In an attempt to be as authentic as possible, many of the actors are former minor or major league players. Stephen Bishop, for instance, is dead-on as David Justice. Chris Pratt could be Scott Hattebergâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s double. But in the movies, as in sports, itâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s all about the stars. People will buy tickets because Pitt has the starring role, not because theyâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re captivated by a smallmarket franchise and a clever GM who almost developed a formula for toppling the rich and powerful New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, etc. No, this is about Pitt, who not so coincidentally is the cover boy for the Sept. 26 issue of Sports Illustrated. Before appearing later in the day at the Paramount, Pitt joined Beane at an outdoor news conference at the Coliseum. The physical contrast between the two men, perched on directorâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s chairs in Section 244, was notable, especially since Pitt captured so many of his characterâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s mannerisms in the film. Beane, who seems to be enjoying the star treatment after distancing himself from all the hoopla during production, was typically understated in a white dress shirt, tan slacks and jacket. Pitt was the typical megastar: blackrimmed tinted shades. Weekâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s worth of facial growth. A brown V-neck sweater over a white T-shirt despite the unseasonably warm temperature. But he appeared much smaller than the weight-pumping figure in the movie, and with a grin, he admitted that baseball was â&#x20AC;&#x153;Not my gift, not my gift.â&#x20AC;? Instead, he was attracted to the script because of Beane and his organizationsâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s unique approach to overcoming small market limitations. â&#x20AC;&#x153;In some ways,â&#x20AC;? said Pitt, â&#x20AC;&#x153;the film still holds the romance of the sport. What these guys did at that time, I had great respect for.â&#x20AC;?

endarâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s obviously not our friend, but weâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;re not going to give up on the process because of the time.â&#x20AC;? Asked again if he thought things were far enough along to still believe in a Nov. 1 start, Stern said: â&#x20AC;&#x153;I donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t have any response to that. I just donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t. I donâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t know the answer.â&#x20AC;? Stern celebrated his 69th birthday Thursday but didnâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;t appear in a festive mood after meeting for about five hours with leaders from the union. He was joined by Silver, the deputy commissioner, Spurs owner Peter Holt, who leads the labor relations committee, and NBA senior vice president and deputy general counsel Dan Rube. Fisher, executive director Billy Hunter, attorney Ron Klempner and economist Kevin Murphy represented the union.

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SATURDAY â&#x20AC;˘ Cross country at Jayhawk Invite, 10 a.m. â&#x20AC;˘ Girls tennis at Hiawatha, 10 a.m. â&#x20AC;˘ Volleyball at Wetmore, 9 a.m.

(!3+%,, TODAY â&#x20AC;˘ Volleyball vs. College of Ozarks, 7 p.m. SATURDAY â&#x20AC;˘ Cross country at Tabor, 10:30 a.m. â&#x20AC;˘ Volleyball vs. Central Baptist U., 1 p.m.; vs. Baker, 5 p.m. â&#x20AC;˘ Football vs. SW Assemblies of God, 2 p.m.

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MLS Soccer Kansas City v. Philly

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Premier Soccer Man. City v. Everton Arsenal v. Bolton Stoke v. Man-U

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Morris excited for ‘Legends’ By Gary Bedore gbedore@ljworld.com

Marcus Morris hasn’t heard if he’ll be playing with — or against — NBA phenom Paul Pierce during Saturday’s Legends of the Phog exhibition game in Allen Fieldhouse. “If I end up guarding him, I’ll guard him,” Morris, a 6-foot-9 Houston Rockets rookie-to-be said, referring to the 6-7 Boston Celtics veteran. “I’m right at him, though. I’m going right at Paul,” Morris added with a smile. Good-naMorris tured trash talking figures to take place before, during and after the 4 p.m., Legends contest, which will include 12 of KU’s 14 NBA players and some other KU greats. “I wouldn’t say we’d go back and forth,” Morris said of a possible match-up versus Pierce. “It will be fun just to be on the same court and maybe get a chance to guard him and give him a couple buckets. “I’m super excited to get to interact with those NBA

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Texas officials, often portrayed as the Big 12 bullies, chose not to say anything at all. Still not addressed was whether the Big 12 wants to do something about Texas’ lucrative Longhorn Network agreement with ESPN that casts an ominous shadow over the rest of the league. Beebe is gone after five upand-down years that included securing a 13-year, $1.2 billion contract with Fox Sports but sharp criticism for failing to keep Nebraska (Big Ten) and Colorado (Pac-12) from leaving this summer. Texas A&M plans to leave by July for the Southeastern Conference. Former Big Eight Commissioner Chuck Neinas will serve as interim commissioner. Boren said Neinas will not be a candidate to take the job permanently. Revenue sharing and a change of leadership were considered by some schools, notably Oklahoma, as the top issues to address to save the league in the latest round of conference realignment. The Big 12 splits revenue

guys and meet ‘em, talk about the experience they had at Kansas and compare,” Morris added. “It’s going to be fun, not even the game, just to meet those guys and have a chance to be around them.” Other NBA players confirmed to play in KU’s soldout Legends game: Cole Aldrich (Oklahoma City), Darrell Arthur (Memphis), Mario Chalmers (Miami), Nick Collison (OKC), Xavier Henry (Memphis), Darnell Jackson (Sacramento), Markieff Morris (Phoenix), Brandon Rush (Indiana), Josh Selby (Memphis) and Julian Wright (Toronto). Other Jayhawks to participate in the game as of Thursday: Nick Bradford, Jeff Graves, Jeff Hawkins, Christian Moody, Ron Kellogg, Greg Ostertag, Scot Pollard, Ryan Robertson, Wayne Simien, Billy Thomas and Darnell Valentine. “I’m excited to be back here playing in front of the great Kansas fans playing with some of the great guys,” Markieff Morris said. Asked to identify the one player he’s most looking forward to playing against, Markieff said: “Probably Nick. He’s really good. I’ve not had a chance to play against Nick yet.” Collison of the Oklahoma City Thunder enters the game as KU’s second-lead-

from its Fox Sports contract evenly, but only half the money from its top-tier deal with ABC goes into equal shares. The rest is weighted toward the programs that play on the network more frequently. Boren said all nine remaining schools — all those except for Texas A&M — “agreed” to give a six-year grant of their first- and second-tier television rights to the Big 12. The six-year term runs past the next negotiating period for the top-tier contract, currently with ABC/ESPN, in a bid to keep the nine schools together for the next contract. “If you wanted to talk about one important action that really does demonstrate that this conference is going to be stable, that we’re not going to have year-to-year dramas like we have had, I think that grant of rights is a very essential item,” Boren said. Texas has proposed equal revenue sharing of top-level television rights but also said it won’t make changes to its controversial 20-year, $300 million contract with ESPN for the Longhorn Network. Boren said any changes to the Longhorn Network would have to be considered by a special panel to be appointed by Big 12 board chairman

ing scorer of all time (2,097 points) behind KU assistant coach Danny Manning, who scored 2,951. Collison grinned when asked if he’d “remind” Pierce that he’s six slots behind him at No. 8 (1,768). “I’m sure he’ll remind me he has an NBA ring. I’ll probably keep quiet on that,” Collison said. Coaches of the two teams are former Jayhawk head coaches Larry Brown and Ted Owens. Brown is a member of the Hall of Fame. “I could never picture it,” Marcus Morris said of playing on a team coached by Brown. “I’ve been around him a lot. He’s been at practice a lot the last couple years we’ve been here. It’ll be a great feeling to have him on the bench.”

KU students and 2:30 p.m. for the general public. There will be no formal autograph session with the players before or after the game. The game will be televised by Metro Sports as well as statewide Cox Communications Kansas 22. It also will be shown via the Internet on AT&T Jayhawk All Access. The game will air on the Jayhawk Radio Network, including KLWN in Lawrence.

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Recruiting: Ioannis Papapetrou, a 6-6 senior forward from Greece, who attends Florida Air Academy in Melbourne, Fla., will make a recruiting visit to KU this weekend, Rivals.com reports. He’s also planning a visit to Texas. Former KU center Sasha Kaun attended the academy. !

Details: The NBA’s 24-second clock will be used as well as the college 3-point line. Doors will open at 2 p.m. for

Brady Deaton, Missouri’s chancellor. Boren said that panel would likely be chosen by Friday. Thursday’s conference call came after a whirlwind month when the league appeared — again — to be on the verge of breaking apart. The 54-year-old Beebe became an easy target for schools upset about instability in the league. Critics portrayed Beebe as constantly being outmaneuvered by other league commissioners who were picking off his teams one by one and as someone beholden to Texas, the Big 12’s biggest and wealthiest member. Last fall, Beebe was granted a three-year extension on his contract through 2015. When the extension was announced, Deaton said Beebe had been “an outstanding leader” during challenging times. Now, he’s gone. That future includes finding a replacement for Texas A&M, which reiterated its desire to leave. Boren said an expansion committee within the Big 12 had been restarted, but offered no timeline. Texas has said it wants the Big 12 to stay at 10 teams. Others may want to go back to 12.

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Shealy: Defense has to move on By Matt Tait mtait@ljworld.com

Mike Yoder/Journal-World Photo

FREE STATE HIGH GOLFER MADISON BRUMLEY TEES OFF during the Lawrence High Invitational on Thursday at Alvamar Golf Course. Bramley shot a 102 for the day, and Free State finished 15th out of 20 teams.

LHS finishes 11th, FSHS 15th at Alvamar By Corey Thibodeaux cthibodeaux@ljworld.com

It’s a good thing Attie Pennybaker practices every day at Alvamar Golf Club. Because of her putting and familiarity with the course, she shot a personal-best 94 at Thursday’s Lawrence Invitational while the other teams quickly realized how sneaky the speed of the greens were. “The girls I played with were having a horrible time putting,” Pennybaker, a junior, said. Lawrence finished its home tournament 11th out of 20 teams, with a team score of 398. Garden City domi-

nated the tournament with a score of 322. The goal for the Lions in the 18-hole meet was to break 400. Pennybaker’s performance impressed coach Mike Lewis and helped the team score look significantly better. “She played outstanding today,” Lewis said. “She’s a hardworking girl, and she’s somebody who has the talent to keep getting better.” Sophomore Abigail Schmidtberger, who shot a 98, was the only other Lion below 100. Last week, in an 18-hole tournament, Pennybaker shot a 99. She said recently she has had trouble putting,

and Thursday’s breakthrough came from the ability to sink a couple of 20-foot putts. Lewis said the team as a whole performed up to expectations, but Pennybaker’s score was the only thing that surprised him. “I knew she had it in her,” Lewis said, “but I wasn’t quite expecting her to go into the low 90s like that.” Some girls on other teams reached the low 80s, and one, Jordan Chael from Saint Thomas Aquinas, shot a tournament-best 70. After the match, Lewis assessed what his team needs to do better. The girls already know, as

some of them admitted they didn’t do their best. Senior Payton Covert couldn’t capitalize on the tournament being at home and, unlike Pennybaker, she struggled on the greens. “I went in thinking I was going to do good,” she said. “This was my home course.” After the tournament, Covert said she didn’t know if that expectation stressed her out or if it was something else. But she wanted to do better than her 105. “It was just a hard day,” she said. Free State finished 15th in the tournament, led by Madison Bramley, who shot a 102.

BRIEFLY LHS tennis loses dual to Manhattan The Lawrence High School girls tennis team lost a dual against Manhattan High, 8-1, Thursday at the Lawrence Tennis Center. The Lions were led by No. 3 singles player Abby Gillam, who defeated Manhattan’s Anne Hodges, 8-5. LHS coach Chris Marshall praised Gillam’s aggressiveness in her match. Gillam was the only LHS player to win a match in singles or doubles play, but Marshall said he was proud of the progress the team made since its meet on Monday. “We played a lot of good points, and a lot of those games went to deuce, so overall, I’m pleased. Even though it doesn’t look like we played that well, we did,” Marshall said. LHS will play at Shawnee Mission East in the Sunflower League meet on Tuesday at Harmon Park.

but beat Olathe Northwest, 25-15, 21-25, 25-16. SM East beat O-Northwest, 26-24, 12-25, 25-22.

Lawrence volleyball defeats SMN, SMNW Lawrence High’s volleyball team defeated Shawnee Mission North 25-18, 25-17 and SM Northwest 25-15, 25-19 on Thursday at the Lions’ gym. Krista Costa had 14 kills and six blocks, Monica Howard 11 kills and 16 digs, Kailey Wingert seven kills and 11 digs and Brea May 32 assists for LHS, 7-5 overall and 4-1 in the Sunflower League. “It was our home opener. The girls played very focused,” LHS coach Stephanie Magnuson said. “We had a great fan base there. Everybody contributed. It was a good night.” LHS will compete Thursday at Free State.

Lions soccer falls FSHS volleyball to SM East, 1-0 splits matches at tri Shawnee Mission East deFree State High’s volleyball team split a pair of matches at a triangular Thursday at FSHS. The Firebirds lost to Shawnee Mission East, 28-26, 25-15,

feated Lawrence High soccer, 1-0 Thursday at LHS. The Lions are 2-4-1 on the season and will play next on Tuesday at Olathe East.

LAWRENCE HIGH’S ABBY GILLAM RETURNS the ball in doubles match play Thursday against Manhattan. Gillam was the only LHS player to win a match in the dual.

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ing junior quarterback Brad Strauss’ ability to carry the team by throwing the ball. But for the past two games, the Lions have failed to establish the type of balanced offense they have wanted. Ideally, Wedd said, the team wants to get senior running back Charles Jackson 100 yards rushing. It’s not about the quantity of rushes, but the quality. LHS wants a 50-50 split in throwing and passing, and the yards-per-carry need to increase for that to happen.

“We don’t run the ball a lot,” Wedd said, “but we have to run it better than what we’re doing.” Statistically, Leavenworth is similar to what LHS has been. The Pioneers throw in the spread offense 68 percent of the time versus 32 percent in running formation. That’s a drastic change from the first three games for the Lions, when they played teams that could get by with five passing attempts for the entire game.

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in Leavenworth’s three games, Wedd said he has seen a talented defense that has been strong against the run. Right now, the Pioneers are second in the league in that category. On the surface, that statistic doesn’t seem like a problem for LHS, consider-

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last few teams we’ve played,” McFarland said. McFarland threw for four touchdowns last week but still found areas to improve on during practice this week.

“I tried to focus on hitting my targets more and being more accurate,” McFarland said. “Our line is picking up all their blocks, usually, and our receivers are staying on blocks. As quarterbacks we’re making better reads now,” McFarland said. The Firebirds kick off at 7 tonight at Free State High School.

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Sunflower League Standings

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L 0 0 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 3 3

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The defensive approach will have to be different and it is an opportunity to get sacks, Vinoverski said. Since the Lions run the same type of offense, the defense will basically be playing against what it regularly sees from the practice squad. “Thank goodness during two-a-days and the early season our defense defended us,” Wedd said about the spread offense. “That’s what we are.”

Today’s games Free State v. SM Northwest Leavenworth v. Lawrence SM South v. Olathe North Olathe Northwest v. Olathe East SM North v. SM West Saturday’s game SM East v. Olathe South Last Friday’s games Olathe North 48, SM West 21 Free State 26, SM South 21 Olathe East 21, Lawrence 20 Olathe South 37, Leavenworth 6 SM Northwest 23, Olathe Northwest 20 SM East 42, SM North 7

The Georgia Tech game notwithstanding, Kansas University’s football team has not panicked regarding its defensive approach during the bye week. “It’s pretty much been the same thing we always emphasize,” said cornerback Dexter McDonald. “Run to the ball, aggressive play, when ball carriers are stood up you want to strip the ball out, finishing through the play, all that stuff.” All that stuff without drastic position changes, scheme overhauls and the ever-popular sky-is-falling attitude that sometimes can accompany losses like the one the Jayhawks suffered at Georgia Tech. There’s good reason for Kansas to stick to its guns regarding its defense and it has as much to do with the present as it does the future. For starters, the Jayhawks are just three games into their time with Vic Shealy as the defensive coordinator. In addition, they’re just three Shealy games into their time as a 3-4 defense. After spending most of the offseason transitioning in both areas, many believe it would be foolish to scrap it now in some sort of overreaction to one game. After Wednesday’s practice, Shealy, who was noticeably upset by the performance of KU’s defense last weekend in Atlanta, went into great detail about what the team has done to improve defensively during its week off. “In the last 48 hours, we have done a lot of self-scouting,” Shealy said. “You put up all the different cut-ups from the different packages and coverages and you look at what you are doing well and what you are doing poor. Then you have to ask, in the things you are doing well, if it was a physical attribute that caused it or was it a scheme advantage. On the other hand, you have to look at areas where we are not playing well and you have to (ask) is it a younger guy who is not executing technique-wise and can they get better, or are you asking something from someone that they physically cannot do. You have to make the decision on where you go from there.” Overall, Shealy said the Jayhawks’ youth had played a big role in allowing 132 points and 1,650 yards through three games. He made sure to point out that he was not tagging the Jayhawks’ underclassmen as an excuses, just as an answer to the many questions that have kept him up all hours of the night. “Some of what we have to correct involves our lessexperienced players taking what they’re doing well on the practice field and transferring it to the game field,” Shealy said. “We are practicing better in some areas than we are playing or performing.” While a good chunk of KU’s self-analysis this week has taken place in film rooms and team meetings, the Jayhawks have not been encouraged to kick back and take it easy. Players dealing with injuries were given time to heal. But the rest worked as hard as any other week. “For it to be the off week, we’ve definitely been banging,” McDonald said. “Our coaches are after us, making sure we’re physical.” Added safety Keeston Terry: “We’re basically just focusing on what our defense is all about. We’re still trying to focus on getting off the field on third downs and getting some turnovers to help our offense.” As for Shealy, he feels the pressure to get this thing turned. Most of that, he said, had come from inside his own head. He added that KU

We have to adjust. The game is about adjustments. But our compass is set on (the) direction that goes forward, and we just have to make sure that our sails are set with more precision.” — Kansas defensive coordinator Vic Shealy coach Turner Gill had been nothing but supportive. “We’ve talked in detail about what we need to do to get better,” Shealy said. “He makes it clear and I understand the accountability that I have without him even having to say it. I understand exactly what we have to do to get better. He has conveyed exactly what he expects.” Shealy said he believes the team has responded to this week’s message and he expects the Jayhawks’ young talent to improve each week. “We have to adjust,” Shealy said. “The game is about adjustments. But our compass is set on (the) direction that goes forward and we just have to make sure that our sails are set with more precision. With that comes increasing some accountability for some players to get better now, and having a little more sense of urgency in some areas we need to improve.”

Offense ahead of schedule While the defense has done some work to try to figure out how to improve, the offense has focused its efforts during the bye week on continuing to cruise. Through three games, Kansas (2-1) has scored 111 points and racked up 1,343 yards, good for nearly 450 yards per game. That’s not even the most impressive part. Offensive coordinator Chuck Long on Wednesday marveled at how well his unit protected the ball during the first three games of the season. “I think to a certain degree, we may be exceeding expectations,” Long said. “If you look at our last game, we had six-to-eight freshmen or sophomores handling the ball. To have all those guys handle the ball and only have one turnover in three games, that’s exceptional. That’s the best part.” The KU offense currently ranks first in the Big 12 in red-zone offense, converting 11 touchdowns and two field goals in its 13 trips inside the 20 thus far. The Jayhawks also rank second in rushing offense (235 yards per game) and third in pass efficiency, with a team pass rating of 181.6. “I think we’ve done a good job as a staff to make sure we package things for those guys and not give them the whole playbook,” Long said. “But they’ve done a great job of staying eager and wanting to play and getting in there and playing well.” Bye week not bad With their next game not until Oct. 1, the Jayhawks will practice just three times this week and will take the weekend off before getting back to work on Sunday in preparation for their Big 12 opener against Texas Tech. With a big chunk of the bye week spent on self-evaluation, the Jayhawks said Wednesday that the down time had helped. “I think it is a good situation for us to have the bye week after coming off a huge loss like that,” Terry said. “We definitely didn’t show up, but getting this week will help us get our minds back together.” McDonald, who enjoyed extended time on the field at cornerback against GT because of an injury to Isiah Barfield, said the memory of the loss and the fact that they have to wait to do something about it has fueled the team’s fire. “In the bye week, you get a chance to get your legs fresh, watch some extra film and that definitely makes you hungry,” he said.


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Chiefs QB Cassel feeling the heat By Dave Skretta Associated Press Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, MO. — Matt Cassel grips the sides of the podium, peering out across the Kansas City Chiefs’ small interview room and acknowledges what everyone is thinking. The Chiefs are struggling in a big way. High-profile players Eric Berry and Jamaal Charles are gone for the year after devastating injuries. The offense has been terrible, and as the quarterback for a floundering team, much of the blame rests on Cassel’s shoulders. “If you play the quarterback position on any team,” he said, “you feel the pressure week in and week out, with players and even if you lose some players.” Yes, the Chiefs have certainly lost some great players, but they’re losing games just as fast. And far more than touchdown-to-interception ratios, yards passing or other statistics, wins and losses are the most black-and-white scale upon which a quarterback’s success is judged. Want proof? Cassel is the perfect example. After spending his entire college career at Southern Cal as a backup, and his first three years in the NFL behind Tom Brady, Cassel finally got his chance in the opener of the 2008 season when the New England Patriots’ megastar went down with a season-ending knee injury. Cassel stepped in and led them to a 10-5 record in games he started the rest of the way. That success is perhaps the biggest reason general manager Scott Pioli, a former Patriots exec, went after Cassel

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KANSAS CITY CHIEFS QUARTERBACK MATT CASSEL SITS on the bench against the Lions on Sunday in Detroit. Cassel said he is feeling the pressure after the Chiefs’ 0-2 start. to become the franchise quarterback in Kansas City. It looked like a brilliant move last season. Under the tutelage of then-offensive coordinator Charlie Weis, Cassel flourished in a Chiefs offense built for his success. Kansas City ran the ball at will and threw just enough to keep opponents off balance, and Cassel wound up going 10-5 in the games he started during the regular season, leading his team to a surprise AFC West title. Weis is gone now, though, and the Chiefs haven’t been able to cover up Cassel’s shortcomings in two lopsided losses to open the year. His relatively weak arm has been exposed, he’s already thrown four interceptions, and a

number of sacks have left him battered and bruised. Cassel understands that his success or failure is tied closely to that of the team and knows that a normally resolute fan base is growing anxious by the day. Already, there is a “Suck for Luck” movement afoot in Kansas City in which some fans are encouraging others to openly root for opposing teams. If the Chiefs wind up with the worst record in the NFL, then the overall No. 1 pick in the draft is theirs, of course, and the Chiefs could select Stanford’s Andrew Luck, considered by many scouts the closest thing to a surefire franchise quarterback, and replacement for Cassel.

Confident Royals finishing with late-season kick By Dave Skretta Associated Press Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, MO. — The focus of the major-league baseball world is trained on familiar themes this time of year. The Yankees have won another division title, a couple of pennant races are nearing a conclusion, and teams are still jockeying for playoff positioning. It makes it easy to overlook what the Kansas City Royals are accomplishing. Long since out of contention and still wallowing 20 games below .500, the Royals nonetheless are giving fans in Kansas City a reason to be excited for the first time in years. They just wrapped up a 6-2 homestand against the White Sox, Twins and AL Centralchampion Tigers, strung together an impressive sevengame winning streak and are heading out on a season-ending six-game road trip having won eight of their last 10 games.

Pretty heady stuff for the youngest team in baseball, brimming with talent if short on experience. “A lot of teams tend to put it in cruise control a little bit and finish out the season, and this team hasn’t done that, not for one second,” manager Ned Yost said. “They haven’t, even when you go through little streaks and lose four in a row. They come to play, and they come every day ready to play.” Chalk some of that up to youthful exuberance. The Royals are trotting out a lineup that includes a pair of 21-year-olds in catcher Salvador Perez and first baseman Eric Hosmer, a pair of 24-year-olds in second baseman Johnny Giavotella and shortstop Alcides Escobar, and 23-year-old third baseman Mike Moustakas — all but Escobar rookies who started the year in the minors. The Royals’ three regular outfielders, Alex Gordon, Jeff Francoeur and Melky Cabrera, are all 27, which makes

them the elder statesmen of a team completely devoid of the elderly. “It’s been a blast these past couple weeks,” said Moustakas, who got off to a miserable start after his promotion from Triple-A Omaha before raising his batting average to .250. “We’ve been playing great baseball, everyone’s hitting, so yeah, I guess you could say we’re hitting our stride.” Kansas City is fielding much the same lineup it plans to bring to spring training, and the players taking the majority of the cuts at the plate are likely to be the same guys that fans will see when the Royals play their home opener next season. While the positive feelings are palpable, even to Yost, the veteran skipper warns not to get too excited yet. The Royals’ starting pitching is still suspect, there are holes in the roster and only a handful of players have been around for a full 162-game schedule. But there’s a light at the end of the tunnel.

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Linebacker leader of Wildcats’ ‘D’ MANHATTAN (AP) — He’s not quite King Arthur of Kansas just yet. The start that linebacker Arthur Brown has gotten off to with Kansas State may earn him that nickname in due time, though. Through two games with the Wildcats, Brown has already racked up 19 tackles and led a retooled defense that has hardly surrendered a point. He’s living up to the hype that comes with being a one-time high-profile recruit, and that only grew after he Chris O’Meara/AP File Photo transferred from Miami and spent last season terrorizing IN THIS FILE PHOTO FROM SEPT. 17, OKLAHOMA wide the Kansas State offense as a receiver Kenny Stills celebrates OU’s 23-13 victory over Florida State with fans in Tallahassee, Fla. member of the scout team. “Nothing’s changed with Arthur,” wide receiver Curry Sexton said. “I’m sure he’s got a little fire inside of him that’s burning a little bit harder than usual this week.” Yes, that fire is certainly stoked. Brown is leading the Wildcats back to Miami to face his former team Saturday. “Arthur’s just an evenkeeled guy. He doesn’t change demeanor no matter the circumstances,” Sexton said. “Arthur’s just going to go out and play his game like he does every weekend. We’re not worried about Arthur and any distractions he might have. That’s just the kind of guy he is.” Brown and his brother, Bryce, who is also in his first season with the Wildcats after transferring from Tennessee, were standouts at Wichita East High School. The elder Brown spent two seasons with the Hurricanes — his name was mentioned in the Nevin Shapiro booster allegations, though he’s been cleared by the NCAA to compete. But it was a rocky tenure in Coral Gables, which included a position move and little playing time, and eventually Brown decided that he wanted to transfer closer to home. Kansas State coach Bill Snyder was pleased to get him. “I don’t think he lacked success there,” Snyder said. “I think he was just a young pup.” Brown certainly hasn’t lacked success at Kansas State, where he leads the team in tackles and has exemplified a new level of speed on a defense that is trying to kick last season’s reputation as one of the worst in the country. Snyder said it has been difficult for the Wildcats to emulate the Hurricanes’ speed in practice, but Brown has a pretty good idea of what they’ll be going up against. And he’s giving the rest of the players the same kind of picture. “We’re flying around on defense,” safety Tysyn Hartman said. “We’re playing a lot faster than we did last year. We’re excited to play; we’re excited to be out there, running on and off the field.” Sexton said he doesn’t know whether there’s a Miami linebacker who runs better than Brown from side to side, and Hartman made it clear that Brown is the fastest defensive player for Kansas State — pretty high praise coming from a guy who occasionally returns punts for the Wildcats. “His cat-like quickness is just unreal,” Sexton said. “Sometimes you see a little tiny hole open up, and you think the offense has a shot to make a big play, and then Arthur shows up in the hole. He reacts so quickly. He kind of has an uncanny ability to just read the offense and make plays.” “We knew he was going to play well, but we didn’t know he was going to play this well, and we’re excited for him,” Hartman said. “We know he can still get better. He’s learning even in the games. He’ll make a mistake early in the game, and it’ll be corrected when we’re watching film later in the game.”

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Stills stands out for OU NORMAN, OKLA. (AP) — With a bleached blonde streak on the back of his mohawk, his bottom lip pierced and his chest and arms covered with tattoos, Kenny Stills is clearly the wild child for top-ranked Oklahoma. Turns out, he is a lot more than that. The thoughtful, curious sophomore attacks life with an open mind and opposing defenses with his speed, size and soft hands. All together, it makes him a budding superstar for the Sooners (2-0). Stills wasn’t always this way. He recalls writing a paper for school back in California, only to have to redo it all when his parents discovered his handwriting strayed from the lines. “My parents, they were just really strict on things being perfect,” Stills said. “That taught me a lot, but I’m kind of on my own now. ... You only live one time, and I’m not going to be the type of person to say, ‘I wish I did this’ or ‘I wish I tried that.’” Quarterback Landry Jones says his receiver has a mag-

netic personality, an ability to gather crowds. His choices in music range from country to rap, from gospel to hard rock, even a little techno. “I’m just trying to take a stand for people that are unique,” Stills said. “I’m kind of a free spirit, you know what I mean? And people tell me I won’t do stuff, and I do it. That’s how I really take it. I love having fun and enjoying myself, and that’s what I’m doing while I’m here.” He’s also developing into a playmaker. After then-No. 5 Florida State tied Saturday night’s game at 13, bringing the Tallahassee crowd roaring back to life, it was Stills who provided the answer by stretching out to snag Jones’ 37-yard touchdown toss and put Oklahoma back ahead to stay. Stills finished with a career-high 125 yards receiving. “The players all love him. But you know, all that, he’s competitive and likes to play and he’s tough, and he’s talented,” coach Bob Stoops said. “He’s got excellent speed, hands. He’s got all the tools. ...

“He’s still very young, I think, but he’s not a freshman any more, which he showed the other night. I think he’s just going to continue to get better and better.” Stills came to Oklahoma only after some convincing from fellow Southern Californian Brennan Clay. The two knew each other from seeing each other show up on a high-school football highlights show, then became friends after meeting at a football camp. They started hanging out on weekends, then Clay started recruiting Stills and defensive back Tony Jefferson to Oklahoma after he made an early commitment in 2009. Clay persuaded the other two to visit Norman, and it wasn’t long until the Sooners had a California trio coming their way. “He’s always smiling. He’s for the most part positive. He’s always laughing. Man, I love it about him,” said Clay, who is Oklahoma’s starting running back. “He’s always trying to crack a joke — even though he’s not funny.”


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LEAGUE STANDINGS

NATIONAL LEAGUE ROUNDUP

AMERICAN LEAGUE East Division x-New York Boston Tampa Bay Toronto Baltimore

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West Division Arizona San Francisco Los Angeles Colorado San Diego x-clinched division

SCOREBOARD AMERICAN LEAGUE Minnesota 3, Seattle 2 Oakland 4, Texas 3 Baltimore 6, Detroit 5 Cleveland 11, Chicago 2 Tampa Bay 15, N.Y. Yankees 8 Toronto 4, L.A. Angels 3, 12 innings

NATIONAL LEAGUE N.Y. Mets 8, St. Louis 6 Washington 6, Philadelphia 1 Houston 9, Colorado 6 L.A. Dodgers 8, San Francisco 2

UPCOMING American League

TODAY’S GAMES Baltimore (Simon 4-9) at Detroit (Porcello 14-9), 6:05 p.m. Boston (Lester 15-8) at N.Y. Yankees (F.Garcia 11-8), 6:05 p.m. Minnesota (Pavano 8-13) at Cleveland (Masterson 12-10), 6:05 p.m. Toronto (Morrow 10-11) at Tampa Bay (Price 12-12), 6:10 p.m. Seattle (A.Vasquez 1-4) at Texas (M.Harrison 13-9), 7:05 p.m. Kansas City (Chen 11-8) at Chicago White Sox (Z.Stewart 2-5), 7:10 p.m. Oakland (G.Gonzalez 14-12) at L.A. Angels (Weaver 18-7), 9:05 p.m. SATURDAY’S GAMES Minnesota at Cleveland, 12:05 p.m., 1st game Boston at N.Y. Yankees, 3:10 p.m. Seattle at Texas, 4310 p.m. Baltimore at Detroit, 6:05 p.m. Minnesota at Cleveland, 6:05 p.m., 2nd game Kansas City at Chicago, 6:10 p.m. Toronto at Tampa Bay, 6:10 p.m. Oakland at L.A. Angels, 8:05 p.m.

National League

TODAY’S GAMES Atlanta (T.Hudson 15-10) at Washington (Strasburg 0-0), 6:05 p.m. Cincinnati (Volquez 5-6) at Pittsburgh (Locke 0-2), 6:05 p.m. Philadelphia (Hamels 14-9) at N.Y. Mets (Dickey 8-13), 6:10 p.m. Colorado (Pomeranz 1-0) at Houston (Myers 6-13), 7:05 p.m. Florida (Volstad 5-12) at Milwaukee (Gallardo 17-10), 7:10 p.m. Chicago (Dempster 10-13) at St. Louis (C.Carpenter 10-9), 7:15 p.m. San Francisco (Cain 12-10) at Arizona (J.Saunders 12-12), 8:40 p.m. L.A. Dodgers (Lilly 10-14) at San Diego (LeBlanc 4-5), 9:05 p.m. SATURDAY’S GAMES Atlanta at Washington, 12:05 p.m. Chicago at St. Louis, 12:10 p.m. Philadelphia at N.Y. Mets, 12:10 p.m. Cincinnati at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m. Colorado at Houston, 6:05 p.m. Florida at Milwaukee, 6:10 p.m. San Francisco at Arizona, 7:10 p.m. L.A. Dodgers at San Diego, 7:35 p.m.

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Cards blow it against Mets runs, and Houston extended the Rockies’ losing streak to a season-high eight games.

The Associated Press

Mets 8, Cardinals 6 ST. LOUIS — The Cardinals blew a four-run lead in the ninth inning and hurt their wild-card hopes when shortstop Rafael Furcal misplayed a potential double-play grounder, allowing the Mets to rally for a victory Thursday. Ahead 6-2, the Cardinals walked three batters in helping the Mets take the lead with a six-run burst. Willie Harris drew a walk to begin the inning and capped it with a tiebreaking, two-run single with two outs. The loss dropped St. Louis two games behind idle Atlanta for the wild card. Each team has six games left. The Cardinals lost for only the third time in 16 games. The Mets, who had lost nine of their previous 11, came back against three St. Louis relievers.

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bi 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

St. Louis

ab Furcal ss 5 Craig lf 4 SRonsn lf 0 Pujols 1b 5 Brkmn rf 4 Motte p 0 Rzpczy p 0 Salas p 0 Punto ph 1 Freese 3b 3 Descals pr-3b1 YMolin c 5 Theriot 2b 4 Jay cf 2 Greene ph 1 Chamrs cf 0 Westrk p 2 CPttrsn ph 0 T.Cruz ph 1 Totals 34 8 7 7 Totals 38 New York 000 010 St. Louis 200 020

r h bi 1 1 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 12 6 016—8 200—6

E-Furcal (14), Schumaker (7), Chambers (1). DP-St. Louis 1. LOB-New York 7, St. Louis 9. 2B-R.Tejada (15), Thole (17), Craig (14), Freese (14), Y.Molina (31), Theriot (26), Jay (23). HR-Craig (9), Pujols (37). SB-Pagan (32). S-C.Patterson.

New York Capuano Igarashi Stinson D.Herrera Acosta W,4-1 Parnell S,6-11 St. Louis Westbrook Rhodes H,4 Dotel Motte Rzepczynski L,0-3 Salas BS,6-30

IP

H

R ER

42⁄3 11⁄3 2⁄3 1⁄3 1 1

8 1 2 1 0 0

4 0 2 0 0 0

6 1 1 1⁄3 0 2⁄3

3 0 1 0 1 2

1 0 1 4 1 1

4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 1

BB SO 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 0 1

4 0 0 0 0 1 4 1 2 0 0 1

Rzepczynski pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. WP-Dotel. PB-Y.Molina. T-3:24. A-35,992 (43,975).

h 3 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 13

bi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 5

Houston ab JSchafr cf 4 Altuve 2b 4 JMrtnz lf 4 Ca.Lee 1b 2 Bogsvc rf 3 MDwns ph 1 Shuck rf 0 Pareds 3b 3 FRdrgz p 1 WLopez p 0 Barmes ss 3 Towles c 4 Sosa p 2 CJhnsn 3b 1 Totals 32 011 000 013 010

r h bi 1 1 1 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 9 10 9 130—6 31x—9

E-Fowler (8), Tulowitzki (6), Towles (5). DP-Colorado 1, Houston 1. LOB-Colorado 8, Houston 6. 2B-Fowler (33), S.Smith (31), W.Rosario (3), Ca.Lee (37), M.Downs (17), Barmes (27), Sosa (1). HR-Kouzmanoff (1), W.Rosario (3). SB-E.Young (25), Bogusevic (4). CS-E.Young (4), Paredes (4). SF-J. Schafer, Ca.Lee.

Colorado White L,2-3 J.Romero E.Escalona Roenicke Mat.Reynolds Ji.Miller Houston Sosa W,3-5 Fe.Rodriguez H,6 W.Lopez H,13 Melancon S,20-25

IP

H

R ER

42⁄3 1⁄3 1 2⁄3 1⁄3 1

6 0 0 2 1 1

5 0 0 3 0 1

5 0 0 3 0 1

0 0 0 1 0 2

6 1 1 0 1 0

61⁄3 1 2⁄3 1

9 3 1 0

3 3 0 0

3 3 0 0

1 2 0 0

4 0 0 2

T-3:38. A-20,773 (40,963).

Jeff Roberson/AP Photo New York

r 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 6

ST. LOUIS LEFT FIELDER SHANE ROBINSON DIVES but cannot reach a ball hit for a two-run double by New York’s Ruben Tejada. The Mets won, 8-6, Thursday in St. Louis. Washington Philadelphia Nationals 6, Phillies 1 ab r h bi ab r h bi Dsmnd ss 4 2 2 1 Rollins ss 3 0 0 0 PHILADELPHIA — Brad Pea- Berndn rf 4 1 2 2 Victorn cf 4 0 0 0 cock, making just his second Zmrmn 3b 3 1 0 0 Utley 2b 3 0 0 0 Morse lf 4 1 1 3 Ibanez lf 4 0 0 0 major league start, pitched Bixler lf 0 0 0 0 Gload 1b 2 0 0 0 L.Nix 1b 3 0 0 0 Mayrry 1b 2 1 1 0 52⁄3 scoreless innings, and Clipprd p 0 0 0 0 Ruiz c 4 0 3 1 Michael Morse hit a three- Slaten p 0 0 0 0 Bowker rf 2 0 0 0 Espinos 2b 4 0 0 0 BFrncs ph-rf 2 0 0 0 run homer. Ankiel cf 4 1 2 0 Orr 3b 3 0 0 0 Flores c 4 0 0 0 Oswalt p 1 0 0 0 Roger Bernadina drove in Peacck p 2 0 0 0 Lidge p 0 0 0 0 two runs for the Nationals Cora ph 1 0 0 0 Moss ph 1 0 0 0 Totals 33 6 7 6 Totals 31 1 4 1 (76-79), who handed the di- Washington 002 000 040—6 000 000 001—1 vision champions their sixth Philadelphia E-Bernadina (1), Zimmerman (11). straight loss. Washington has DP-Philadelphia 1. LOB-Washington 2, won five straight overall and Philadelphia 6. 2B-Desmond (25), Bernadina Ankiel 2 (20), Mayberry (17). HR-Morse eight in a row on the road, and (12), (28). SB-Bernadina (17). IP H R ER BB SO needs to win five of its last six for the organization’s first sea- Washington 1 0 0 2 2 Peacock W,2-0 52⁄3 2⁄3 Gorzelanny H,3 1 0 0 1 0 son over .500 since 2003. 2⁄3 Mattheus H,7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Carlos Ruiz had three hits Clippard 2⁄3 Slaten 0 0 0 0 1 and an RBI for the Phillies Coffey 1⁄3 2 1 1 0 0 (98-58), who clinched their Philadelphia Oswalt L,8-10 72⁄3 7 6 6 2 4 1⁄3 0 0 0 0 1 fifth straight NL East title on Lidge Savery 1 0 0 0 0 1 Saturday night but haven’t T-2:33. A-45,064 (43,651). won since. The season-high six-game skid is Philadel- Astros 9, Rockies 6 HOUSTON — Carlos Lee phia’s longest since June doubled and drove in four 2009.

BB SO

Dodgers 8, Giants 2 LOS ANGELES — Matt Kemp went 4-for-5 with a two-run homer and a career-high three doubles in his final home game of the season, and the Dodgers pushed the Giants to the brink of elimination. San Francisco ab Christn cf 3 AnTrrs ph-cf1 Kppngr 2b 4 Beltran rf 4 PSndvl 3b 3 DeRosa ph 1 A.Huff 1b 4 Belt lf 4 BCrwfr ss 3 Pill ph 0 CStwrt c 2 HSnchz ph-c2 Bmgrn p 1 Gillaspi ph 1 Totals 33 San Francisco Los Angeles

r 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

h 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6

bi 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

Los Angeles ab 3 5 5 5 0 3 3 3 4 3 0 1 0

DGordn ss Sands rf Kemp cf JRiver lf Elbert p Miles 3b Loney 1b Barajs c JCarrll 2b Kuroda p Jansen p Mitchll ph Oeltjen lf Totals 100 201

r 2 0 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

h bi 2 1 1 0 4 2 2 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

35 8 13 8 000 100—2 120 02x—8

DP-San Francisco 1. LOB-San Francisco 6, Los Angeles 8. 2B-Kemp 3 (31). HR-Beltran (21), P.Sandoval (23), Kemp (36), J.Rivera (5). CS-D.Gordon (7).

IP San Francisco Bumgarner L,12-13 4 1⁄3 Edlefsen Joaquin 12⁄3 Runzler 1 Zito 1 Los Angeles Kuroda W,13-16 7 Jansen 1 Elbert 1

H

R ER

9 1 1 1 1

4 2 0 0 2

4 2 0 0 2

0 2 2 0 1

1 0 0 1 1

5 0 1

2 0 0

2 0 0

0 1 1

4 1 1

T-2:52. A-37,560 (56,000).

BB SO

AMERICAN LEAGUE ROUNDUP

Crisp helps A’s slip past Rangers ————

Despite setback, Texas has magic number reduced to two Tampa Bay

The Associated Press

Athletics 4, Rangers 3 OAKLAND, CALIF. — Coco Crisp hit a go-ahead single in the eighth inning, and Oakland beat first-place Texas on Thursday to avoid a series sweep. The reigning AL champion Rangers had their magic number for winning the West Division reduced to two when the Angels lost to Toronto later Thursday night. Texas

ab Kinsler 2b 4 Andrus ss 3 JHmltn lf 4 MiYong 1b 4 ABeltre 3b 4 DvMrp rf 4 N.Cruz dh 3 Torreal c 3 Napoli c 1 Gentry cf 3 EnChvz ph 1 Totals 34 Texas Oakland

r 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3

h 1 1 2 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 10

bi 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3

Oakland

ab JWeeks 2b 3 Crisp cf 4 Matsui dh 4 Wlngh lf 4 DeJess rf 2 Pnngtn ss 3 Allen 1b 2 SSizmr ph 1 Rosales 1b 0 KSuzuk c 3 Sogard 3b 3 Totals 29 020 001 100 001

r h bi 3 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 6 4 000—3 11x—4

DP-Texas 1. LOB-Texas 6, Oakland 3. 2B-J.Hamilton (31), A.Beltre (33), J.Weeks (24), Willingham (26), Pennington (25). HR-J.Weeks (1). SB-Kinsler (27), Crisp (43). CS-Andrus (12). SF-N.Cruz.

Texas C.Lewis D.Oliver BS,4-6 Uehara M.Adams L,1-3 Oakland Cahill Breslow Balfour W,5-2 A.Bailey S,21-23

IP

H

R ER

61⁄3 1⁄3 1⁄3 1

4 0 0 2

3 0 0 1

3 0 0 1

2 0 0 0

7 0 0 1

62⁄3 1⁄3 1 1

10 0 0 0

3 0 0 0

3 0 0 0

1 0 0 0

1 0 0 1

T-2:30. A-14,090 (35,067).

BB SO

Rays 15, Yankees 8 NEW YORK — Matt Moore struck out 11 in five innings of his first major-league start, and the Rays unloaded on the watered-down Yankees a night after New York clinched the AL East title. The Rays avoided a fourgame sweep and pulled within two games on idle Boston in the AL wild-card race. Both teams have six games left. B.J. Upton was a double shy of the cycle in four atbats.

ab r Jnnngs lf 3 3 DJhnsn 1b 2 1 BUpton cf 4 4 Guyer lf 1 1 Longori 3b 2 2 SRdrgz 3b 2 0 Joyce rf 4 0 Fuld rf 0 0 Damon dh 2 2 Canzler dh 2 0 Zobrist 2b 4 2 EJhnsn 2b 0 0 Ktchm 1b 3 0 Ruggin lf-cf 2 0 Jaso c 6 0 Brignc ss 6 0 Totals 43 15 Tampa Bay New York

h bi 1 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 2 3 1 1 3 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 17 14

New York ab Jeter ss 2 Dickrsn rf 4 ENunez 2b 4 Teixeir dh 2 AuRmn ph-dh2 Swisher rf 1 R.Pena ph-ss 4 AnJons lf 5 JMontr c 3 Posada 1b 5 B.Laird 3b 5 Golson cf 5

Totals 322 000

r 0 1 2 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0

h bi 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 2 2 3 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 0

42 8 14 7 510 020—15 002 420— 8

E-E.Johnson (2), Jeter 2 (12), Swisher (1), Dickerson (2). DP-New York 1. LOB-Tampa Bay 14, New York 11. 2B-Longoria (26), J.Montero (2). 3B-B.Upton (4). HR-B.Upton (22), Damon (15), Zobrist (17), An.Jones (12). SF-Damon, Canzler, Zobrist.

Tampa Bay M.Moore W,1-0 D.De La Rosa Al.Torres B.Gomes McGee J.Cruz New York Colon L,8-10 Proctor Laffey Brackman Betances Kontos

IP

H

R ER

5 11⁄3 1 1⁄3 1⁄3 1

4 8 2 0 0 0

0 6 2 0 0 0

0 6 1 0 0 0

BB SO 1 0 2 1 0 0

11 2 1 0 1 0

3 1 12⁄3 11⁄3 2⁄3 11⁄3

7 4 4 1 0 1

7 5 1 0 2 0

5 3 1 0 2 0

1 2 0 1 4 0

1 0 1 0 0 1

HBP-by Colon (B.Upton), by Betances (Joyce). WP-M.Moore, D.De La Rosa. T-3:34. A-47,470 (50,291).

Twins 3, Mariners 2 MINNEAPOLIS — Rene Tosoni hit an RBI double with two outs in the ninth inning. Seattle

ab ISuzuki rf 4 LRdrgz ss 4 Liddi 3b 0 Ackley 2b 4 Carp 1b 5 Smoak dh 4 W.Pena dh 1 Seager 3b-ss3 TRonsn lf-cf3 CGmnz c-lf 3 MSndrs cf 3 Olivo ph-c 1 Totals 35 Seattle Minnesota

r 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2

h 1 1 0 2 1 3 0 1 0 2 1 1 13

bi 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

Minnesota ab Revere cf 4 Dnklm 2b 4 Cuddyr rf 4 Parmel 1b 3 LHughs pr 0 Valenci 3b 4 Plouffe ss 3 Tosoni dh 4 Benson lf 3 Butera c 2 Tolbert ph 0 RRiver c 0 Totals 31 110 000 001 010

r h bi 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 2 000—2 001—3

E-Carp (6), T.Robinson (5). DP-Seattle 2. LOB-Seattle 12, Minnesota 5. 2B-Smoak (24), Tosoni 2 (5). SB-Ackley (6), Seager (2), M.Saunders (6). CS-C.Gimenez (1), Valencia (6). S-Seager, T.Robinson. SF-I.Suzuki.

Seattle Beavan C.Jimenez Delabar L,1-1 Minnesota Swarzak Mijares Perkins Nathan W,2-1

IP

H

R ER

7 1⁄3 11⁄3

6 1 1

2 0 1

2 0 1

0 1 2

4 0 0

6 1 1 1

9 1 2 1

2 0 0 0

2 0 0 0

2 0 1 0

4 0 1 0

T-3:00. A-37,466 (39,500).

BB SO

Blue Jays 4, Angels 3, 12 innings TORONTO — Edwin Encarnacion hit a game-ending home run in the 12th inning, and Toronto beat Los Angeles, dealing the Angels another blow in their chase for a playoff berth. Encarnacion led off the 12th with a drive down the left field line off Garrett Richards (0-2), his 17th homer of the season.

Detroit ab AJcksn cf 3 Ordonz rf 4 DYong lf 3 MiCarr 1b 2 VMrtnz dh 4 Raburn 2b 4 JhPerlt ss 4 Inge 3b 2 Kelly ph 1 OSants c 3 Avila ph 1 Totals 35 6 10 6 Totals 31 Baltimore 101 301 Detroit 000 140

Los Angeles ab Aybar ss 5 HKndrc 2b 5 BAreu dh 3 MIzturs dh 2 TrHntr rf 5 Trumo 1b 5 Callasp 3b 5 V.Wells lf 5 Bourjos cf 4 BoWlsn c 3 Branyn ph 1 Mathis c 1

Baltimore Britton W,11-10 Berken H,4 Strop H,4 Gregg S,21-28 Detroit Ja.Turner Alburquerque Pauley L,5-6 Perry Coke Benoit

r 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

h 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0

bi 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Toronto

ab McCoy ss 6 EThms lf 6 Bautist dh-rf 4 Lind 1b 5 Encrnc 3b 5 KJhnsn 2b 4 Rasms cf 3 JMolin c 4 Loewen rf 2 Arencii ph 1 Frncsc p 0 Carren p 0 Teahen ph 1 Totals 44 3 8 3 Totals 41 Los Angeles 010 002 000 Toronto 000 010 200

r h bi 0 1 0 2 2 1 1 3 1 0 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 9 3 000—3 001—4

E-Trumbo (10). LOB-Los Angeles 6, Toronto 13. 2B-E.Thames (23), Bautista (24), Encarnacion (36). 3B-H.Kendrick (5). HR-Callaspo (6), E.Thames (12), Encarnacion (17). SB-K.Johnson (3). S-J.Molina.

Los Angeles E.Santana Cassevah BS,1-1 Takahashi S.Downs Walden Ho.Ramirez Richards L,0-2 Toronto H.Alvarez Janssen F.Francisco Carreno Litsch Camp W,5-3

IP

H

R ER

6 1⁄3 2⁄3 11⁄3 12⁄3 1⁄3 2⁄3

6 1 0 1 0 0 1

2 1 0 0 0 0 1

2 1 0 0 0 0 1

5 1 0 1 1 0 0

5 0 0 0 1 0 1

7 1 1 1 1 1

7 1 0 0 0 0

3 0 0 0 0 0

3 0 0 0 0 0

0 0 0 0 0 1

4 1 1 1 0 0

T-3:43. A-22,769 (49,260).

BB SO

Orioles 6, Tigers 5 DETROIT — J.J. Hardy and Adam Jones homered, and the Orioles ruined the Tigers’ homecoming. Back home from a road trip during which they clinched their first division title since 1987, were given a standing ovation when they took the field for the first inning. The crowd of 28,847, though, was the smallest at Comerica Park since June 29.

Baltimore

Andino 2b Hardy ss Markks rf Guerrr dh Wieters c AdJons cf MrRynl 1b C.Davis 3b Reimld lf Angle lf

ab 5 5 4 3 4 4 3 4 3 0

r 0 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0

h 0 2 2 0 1 2 0 2 1 0

bi 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 0

r h bi 0 1 0 1 1 1 2 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 8 4 000—6 000—5

E-C.Davis (6), Mi.Cabrera (13). DP-Baltimore 3, Detroit 1. LOB-Baltimore 5, Detroit 4. 2B-Mi.Cabrera (46), Raburn (21). HR-Hardy (29), Ad.Jones (24), D.Young (10). SB-Ad.Jones (12). S-A.Jackson. SF-Guerrero, Reimold. IP

H

R ER

5 2 1 1

6 1 1 0

5 0 0 0

5 0 0 0

BB SO 4 0 0 0

1 1 2 0

3 1 2 2 0 1

7 0 2 0 1 0

5 0 1 0 0 0

4 0 1 0 0 0

1 0 0 0 0 0

0 2 1 1 0 0

Ja.Turner pitched to 4 batters in the 4th. Coke pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. WP-Britton 2. T-2:34. A-27,847 (41,255).

Indians 11, White Sox 2 CLEVELAND — Asdrubal Cabrera drove in five runs and Jeanmar Gomez won his fifth straight start for Cleveland as the Indians beat the White Sox to remain in second place in the AL Central. Chicago

Cleveland ab r h bi Fukdm rf 4 2 2 3 Kipnis 2b 4 1 1 1 ACarer ss 5 1 3 5 Hafner dh 4 1 1 0 Phelps pr-dh 1 1 0 0 CSantn c 4 0 1 0 GSizmr cf 4 0 1 1 Crowe lf 0 0 0 0 LaPort 1b 4 0 1 1 Hannhn 3b 2 2 0 0 Carrer lf-cf 3 3 2 0 Totals 31 2 4 1 Totals 35 11 12 11 Chicago 000 020 000— 2 Cleveland 200 021 42x— 11 ab Pierre lf 4 AlRmrz ss 3 EEscor ph-ss1 Przyns c 4 Rios cf 4 A.Dunn dh 4 Viciedo 1b 3 De Aza rf 1 Morel 3b 3 Bckhm 2b 4

r 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0

h 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0

bi 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

E-A.Cabrera (15). DP-Chicago 1. LOBChicago 7, Cleveland 5. 2B-Hafner (15), Carrera (8). HR-Fukudome (5), Kipnis (7), A.Cabrera (25). SB-Carrera (10).

Chicago Humber L,9-9 A.Reed Kinney Cleveland J.Gomez W,5-2 J.Smith H,16 Putnam Kluber

IP

H

R ER

6 1 1

8 3 1

7 2 2

7 2 2

BB SO 2 0 2

4 2 1

6 1 1 1

4 0 0 0

2 0 0 0

1 0 0 0

2 1 0 2

3 0 0 1

Humber pitched to 2 batters in the 7th. HBP-by Kinney (Kipnis). T-2:36. A-21,487 (43,441).


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Friday, September 23, 2011

SPORTS

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L AWRENCE J OURNAL -W ORLD

SCOREBOARD Tour Championship

Thursday At East Lake Golf Club Atlanta Purse: $8 million Yardage: 7,319; Par 70 First Round Keegan Bradley Jason Dufner Chez Reavie Luke Donald Charles Howell III Hunter Mahan Adam Scott Jason Day Matt Kuchar Aaron Baddeley Bill Haas Phil Mickelson K.J. Choi Steve Stricker Brandt Snedeker Geoff Ogilvy Justin Rose Webb Simpson Fredrik Jacobson Jonathan Byrd Dustin Johnson Bo Van Pelt Bubba Watson Y.E. Yang Mark Wilson Gary Woodland Nick Watney David Toms John Senden Vijay Singh

33-31—64 32-34—66 34-32—66 34-32—66 34-33—67 33-34—67 35-32—67 35-32—67 33-34—67 34-34—68 33-35—68 35-33—68 34-34—68 33-35—68 34-34—68 35-34—69 35-34—69 33-36—69 37-33—70 38-32—70 34-36—70 37-34—71 35-36—71 37-35—72 39-33—72 35-37—72 34-38—72 37-36—73 37-36—73 37-37—74

High School

Lawrence Invitational Tuesday at Alvamar Golf Club Team Results: 1. Garden City 322, 2. Saint Thomas Aquinas 325, 3. Blue Valley North 329, 4. Washburn Rural 345, 5. Manhattan 346, 6. Olathe Northwest 348, 7. Shawnee Mission East 351, 8. Blue Valley Northwest 367, 9. Blue Valley West 372, 10. Shawnee Heights 387, 11. Lawrence High 398, 12. Blue Valley 411, 13. Blue Valley Southwest 423, 14. Olathe South 426, 15. Lawrence Free State 433, 16. Shawnee Mission South 436, 17. Shawnee Mission Northwest 440, 18. Olathe East 450, 19. Shawnee Mission West 481, 20. Topeka West 500. Top Finishers: 1. Jordan Chael, STA, 70; 2. Audrey Judd, ONW, 75; 2. Anne Willman, SME, 75; 4. Haley Flory, WR, 76; 5. Abbi Shaddix, GC, 77. LHS Finishers (top four factored in scoring): 42. Attie Pennybaker 94, 52.Abigail Schmidtberger 98, 60. Quillen Eichorn 102, 67. Anna Wright 104, 69. Peyton Covert 105, 111. Abbie Shawano 130 FSHS Finishers: 60. Madison Bramley 102, 63. Hannah Whipple 103, 84. Nicole Humphrey 113, 89. Liz Hazlett, 115, 97. Karen Campbell 118

BASEBALL National League FLORIDA MARLINS-Placed RHP Leo Nunez on the restricted list. MILWAUKEE BREWERS-Named Mike Guerrero manager and Al LeBoeuf coach of Nashville (PCL); Darnell Coles manager and Dwayne Hosey coach of Huntsville (SL); Sandy Guerrero minor league hitting coordinator; and Don Money special instructor, player development. ST. LOUIS CARDINALS-Agreed to terms with OF-1B Lance Berkman on a one-year contract for the 2012 season. FOOTBALL National Football League DENVER BRONCOS —Signed TE Dante Rosario. Released LB Mike Mohamed. HOCKEY National Hockey League NHL-Suspended Calgary F Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond for the remainder of the preseason and one regular-season

game for a hit from behind to Vancouver F Matt Clackson during a Sept. 20 preseason game. Suspended Philadelphia F Jody Shelley for the remainder of the preseason and five regular-season games for a hit from behind to Toronto F Darryl Boyce during a Sept. 21 preseason game. COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS-Assigned F Petr Straka to Rimouski (QMJHL). OTTAWA SENATORS-Re-assigned F Shane Prince to Ottawa (OHL). PHOENIX COYOTES-Sent G Marc Cheverie, D Mathieu Brodeur, D Nick Ross, D Garrett Stafford D Michael Stone, F Mathieu Beaudoin, F Spencer Bennett, F Evan Bloodoff, F Alexandre Bolduc, F Darian Dziurzynski, F Brett Hextall, F Ryan Hollweg, F Colin Long, F Donny Maloney, F Brendan Shinnimin, F Jordan Szwarz, F Matt Watkins and F Ethan Werek to Portland (AHL). Returned G Mark Visentin to Niagara (OHL), G Louis Dominque to Quebec (QMJHL) and F Kale Kessy to Medicine Hat (WHL). ST. LOUIS BLUES-Assigned F Cody Beach, D Brock Beukeboom and G Jordan Binnington to their junior teams. WINNIPEG JETS-Assigned RW Austen Brassard to Bellville (OHL), C Mike Kirkpatrick to St. John’s (AHL), LW Adam Lowry to Swift Current (WHL), D Kendal McFaull to Moose Jaw (WHL), D Sebastian Owuya to Medicine (WHL), C Ivan Telegin to Barrie (OHL) and D Zach Yuen to Tri-City (WHL). Released LW Levko Koper. COLLEGE SAGE-Named Jamie Brown softball coach. ST. JOSEPH’S (LI)-Named Samantha Buckley women’s swimming coach. TEXAS-Promoted Chris Babcock to special assistant for men’s basketball. Named Connor Atchley men’s basketball graduate manager.

NFL

AMERICAN CONFERENCE East W L New England 2 0 Buffalo 2 0 N.Y. Jets 2 0 Miami 0 2 South W L Houston 2 0 Jacksonville 1 1 Tennessee 1 1 Indianapolis 0 2 North W L Baltimore 1 1 Cincinnati 1 1 Cleveland 1 1 Pittsburgh 1 1 West W L Oakland 1 1 San Diego 1 1 Denver 1 1 Kansas City 0 2 NATIONAL CONFERENCE East W L Washington 2 0 Dallas 1 1 Philadelphia 1 1 N.Y. Giants 1 1 South W L New Orleans 1 1 Atlanta 1 1 Tampa Bay 1 1 Carolina 0 2 North W L Green Bay 2 0 Detroit 2 0 Chicago 1 1 Minnesota 0 2 West W L San Francisco 1 1 Arizona 1 1 St. Louis 0 2 Seattle 0 2

T 0 0 0 0

Pct 1.000 1.000 1.000 .000

PF 73 79 59 37

PA 45 42 27 61

T 0 0 0 0

Pct 1.000 .500 .500 .000

PF 57 19 40 26

PA 20 46 29 61

T 0 0 0 0

Pct .500 .500 .500 .500

PF 48 49 44 31

PA 33 41 46 35

T 0 0 0 0

Pct .500 .500 .500 .000

PF 58 45 44 10

PA 58 52 45 89

T 0 0 0 0

Pct 1.000 .500 .500 .500

PF 50 51 62 42

PA 35 51 48 44

T 0 0 0 0

Pct .500 .500 .500 .000

PF 64 47 44 44

PA 55 61 47 58

T 0 0 0 0

Pct 1.000 1.000 .500 .000

PF 72 75 43 37

PA 57 23 42 48

T 0 0 0 0

Pct .500 .500 .000 .000

PF 57 49 29 17

PA 44 43 59 57

Sunday, Sep. 25 Houston at New Orleans, noon Denver at Tennessee, noon Detroit at Minnesota, noon San Francisco at Cincinnati, noon New England at Buffalo, noon N.Y. Giants at Philadelphia, noon Miami at Cleveland, noon Jacksonville at Carolina, noon Kansas City at San Diego, 3:05 p.m. N.Y. Jets at Oakland, 3:05 p.m. Baltimore at St. Louis, 3:05 p.m. Arizona at Seattle, 3:15 p.m. Green Bay at Chicago, 3:15 p.m. Atlanta at Tampa Bay, 3:15 p.m. Pittsburgh at Indianapolis, 7:20 p.m. Monday, Sep. 26 Washington at Dallas, 7:30 p.m.

College

SOUTH Bethune-Cookman 35, Hampton 31 UT-Martin 48, Murray St. 26 MIDWEST Cincinnati 44, NC State 14 Wis.-Oshkosh 56, Wis.-Stout 10

Big 12

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

Iowa State Oklahoma State Texas Baylor Kansas State Oklahoma Texas A&M Texas Tech Kansas Missouri Saturday’s Games Kansas State at Miami (Fla.), 2:30 p.m. (ESPNU) Oklahoma State at Texas A&M, 2:30 p.m. (ABC) Rice at Baylor, 6 p.m. (FSNSW) Nevada at Texas Tech, 6 p.m. (FCS) Missouri at Oklahoma, 7 p.m. (FX)

Kansas

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

High School

SOPHOMORES Thursday at Free State FREE STATE 33, SHAWNEE MISSION NORTHWEST 6 FSHS scoring Blake Winslow 40-yard TD pass from Joe Dineen (no conversion) Dineen 3-yard TD run (Winslow PAT) Dineen 70-yard TD run (no PAT) Dineen 10-yard TD run (no PAT) Nyle Anderson 10-yard TD run (Marcus Jacobs two-point conversion) FSHS highlights: fumbles recovered by Tony Caldwell, Montreal Davis and Jacobs; interception by Saxon Mingus. FSHS record: 4-0. Next for FSHS: Thursday vs. Shawnee Mission North FRESHMEN Thursday at Lawrence High Lawrence 22, Leavenworth 12 Lawrence scoring Caston Coleman 5 run (Michael Sinks run) Coleman 20 FR (Coleman run) Zac McAlester 35 pass from Sinks Lawrence record: 1-3. Next for Lawrence: vs. SM East Wednesday at Lawrence High.

Thursday Blue Valley 20, Free State B Team 6 FSHS B team scoring: Tyler O’Dell TD run

High School

Thursday at Lawrence High Tennis Center MANHATTAN 8, LAWRENCE HIGH 1 Singles Taylor Eubanks, LHS, lost to Kyla Fraley, 0-8. Chloe Clement, LHS, lost to Kaitlyn Wickmann, 5-8. Abby Gillam, LHS, def. Anne Hodges, 8-5. Zoe Schneider, LHS, lost to Erin Kruse, 1-8. Lily Abromeit, LHS, lost to Kate Hanson, 2-8. Molli Noller, LHS, lost to Colleen Landes, 4-8. Doubles Eubanks-Gillam, LHS, lost to Fraley-Kruse, 6-8. Abromeit-Brooke Braman, LHS, lost to Hodges-Wickmann, 6-8. Katie Gaches-Kendall Pritchard, LHS, lost to Hanson-Landes, 3-8. Next for LHS: Tuesday at Shawnee Mission East.

WNBA Playoffs

(x-if necessary) (Best-of-3) CONFERENCE FINALS Eastern Conference Indiana 1, Atlanta 0 Thursday, Sept. 22: Indiana 82, Atlanta 74 Sunday, Sept. 25: Indiana at Atlanta, 2 p.m. x-Tuesday, Sept. 27: Atlanta at Indiana, 6 or 7 p.m. Western Conference Minnesota 1, Phoenix 0 Thursday, Sept. 22: Minnesota 95, Phoenix 67 Sunday, Sept. 25: Minnesota at Phoenix, 4 p.m. x-Tuesday, Sept. 27: Phoenix at Minnesota, 7 or 8 p.m.

High School

Thursday at Ottawa Ottawa def. Emporia, 25-13, 25-10 Mill Valley def. Emporia, 25-12, 25-17 Ottawa def. Mill Valley, 25-19, 25-18 Ottawa record: 13-5. Next for Ottawa: at Tonganoxie Invitational. JUNIOR VARSITY Thursday at Lawrence High triangular Lawrence High def. Shawnee Mission North 25-9, 25-16; lost to Shawnee Mission Northwest 25-22, 23-25, 9-15. LHS record: 8-7 Next for LHS: Saturday at Bishop Miege Tournament

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Wanted: People to carpool with from Topeka to East Lawrence. Preferably fellow women leaving Topeka around 8 and arriving back around 6ish. Please email: ashs1414@msn.com The Henry’s Plant Farm HUGE MARVELOUS MUMS! ONLY $9.50 each! 785-887-6344

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Construction Found Item FOUND, bracelet near Bloomington Beach. Inscription says “MICHELLE LYNN” and “4 Ever Yours” made by Speidel, USA. Iron/Steel alloy material. Call for more information.

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FOUND, Small white dog found near Kasold and Bob Billings. Contact Emma at (785) 979-2776 for more information.

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Perry Unified School District #343

Perry-Lecompton Food Service Department has animmediate opening for a kitchen manager/office assistant. Computer skills and basic bookkeeping skills are required. The position is for 8 hours per day with excellent benefits available including a single health insurance premium and KPERS membership.

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Education & Training

Assistant Teacher

for 4-5 year old classroom. Full time position starts 10/5. Req. classroom teaching experience with preschoolers and some college training. ECE training or CDA preferred. Great work environment. Contact Hilltop Child Development Center, 1605 Irving Hill Rd., Lawrence 785-864-4940 or ppisani@ku.edu for application information. EOE.

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ECKAN is taking applications for the position of Just Food Warehouse Manager in Douglas County. Primarily responsible for planning, organizing, and implementing a food bank warehouse under the direction of the Just Food Executive Director. Full-time, 40 hours/week. Salary based on qualifications. Open until filled. For a complete job description and application go to www.eckan.org. Send completed application and resume to the ECKAN central office, P. O. Box 40, 1320 S. Ash, Ottawa, KS 66067. 785-242-7450, ext 7100. EOE/MFH

Service Administrator /Courier

Part-time opening for courteous and well-spoken individual who can drive our business model and policies through effective communication. • Required Qualifications: • Advanced customer service skills • Ability to multi-task • Computer skills • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) • Current drivers license with clean driving record Two years related exp. and/or training in customer service, billing, dispatching or project management or equivalent combination of education & experience. Apply in person at Cloud’s Heating, 920 E. 28th St, Lawrence. EOE Small Business needs multi-skilled person for office, receptionist, answer phones, wait on customers, set up appointments, print estimates, handle e-mails. Good math and measuring skills a must. Send resume to juank@sunflower.com

DENTAL ASSISTANT Respected dental office is looking for a full time Dental Assistant. We will train the right person. Must be energetic, friendly and team oriented. Great benefits available. Email to info@associatesindentistry.net Medical technologist or MLT. Lenexa, Ks. Hours are Monday-Friday: 9AM-5PM Call: 913-492-9664

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Health Care

Auction Calendar COLLECTORS’ AUCTION Sat., Sept. 24, 2011 - 9AM Sun., Sept. 25, 2011 - 1PM 33611 Metcalf Road Louisburg, KS Mr. & Mrs. Cockburn Estate

General

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Country Club Apts.

Apartments Unfurnished

Townhomes Four Wheel Drive

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3BR, 2 bath, all amenities, garage. 2807 Four Wheel (785) 841-4935 2BR, 1301A Michigan Way. Drive. $795/mo. Available Now. Call 785-766-8888 www.midwestpm.com On cul-de-sac. Has CA, lg. 785-843-1116 yard w/patio, W/D hookup. AVAIL. Now & Oct. $625/mo. Call 785-691-7400 Last Minute Special! 3BR, 2 bath, major appls., 2BR, W/D, pool-start at $500 FP, 2 car. 785-865-2505 The Woods of 2BR, 2 bath, FP, lg. kitchen, Old West Lawrence 2 car. New carpet & paint. 3BR Townhomes Avail. 2121 Pikes Peek Place. 785-841-4935 2BR at 1BR price Adam Ave. - 2 bath, 2 car, $750/mo. Call 785-842-7644 1,700 sq. ft., some with Newer 2BR for only $475. Parkway Terrace fenced yards, $895/mo. Jacksonville Apts. 2BR, 1 bath, laundry rm., Act fast! (785) 841-4935 Apts. garage. SW Lawrence. Bainbridge Cir. - 1,200 2340 Murphy Drive Avail. now. $700/mo. Call 1,540 sq. ft., 1.5-2.5 bath, 1 car, $695 - $775/mo. 2BRs - $500/mo. 785-843-5653, 785-979-9372 Large kitchens, bedrooms Pets okay and closets. Newly up785.843.4040 with paid pet deposit LARGE DUPLEX for Rent dated. Convinent to all www.thefoxrun.com www.garberprop.com 913 Christie Court - New services, on the bus route 785-841-4785 exterior & carpet. 4BR, 3 A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE Call Today 785-841-1155 full bath, walk-out bsmt., 2 Move-in Special for 1BRs 4BR, 2 bath townhome with kitchens, 2 LR, 2 car. Only one of each left: DW & W/D hookup. $825/ 2BR — 909 Missouri or 1305 $1,200/mo. 913-687-2582 2BR Apt.& 2BR Townhome mo. + $450 deposit. AvailaKentucky, in 4-plex. Have VILLA 26 APARTMENTS ble now. Call 785-749-6084 CA & DW. No pets. $450/ Quiet, great location on KU month. Call 785-841-5797 Apartments, Houses & bus route, no pets, W/D in Apartments, Houses & Duplexes. 785-842-7644 all units. 785-842-5227 2BR, 1310 Kentucky. CA, DW, Duplexes. 785-842-7644 www.GageMgmt.com laundry. Close to KU. $595/ www.villa26lawrence.com www.GageMgmt.com month. $200 Deposit. Avail. Now. 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Units Houses —Rent Includes starting at $412 - $485/mo. 1-5BRs - 8 Houses & Apts • Pet Friendly • Near KU All Utils. Plus Cable, Water, trash, sewer paid. Avail. now by owner. Some • Lg. closets - lg. kitchens Internet, and Fitness. FIRST MONTH FREE! near KU/downtown. $525 & • Huge private balconies Garages Available Back patio, CA, hard wood up. Joy Realty 785-842-2268 • W/D or hookups in some Elevators to all floors floors, full bsmt., stove, • 2 & 3 BRs • Pool Pool 1st Class, Pet Friendly refrig., W/D hookup, gar785-856-8900 785-842-3040 bage disposal, Reserved Houses & Apts. www.tuckawaymgmt.com village@sunflower.com parking. On site managewww.vintagemgmt.com ment & maintenance. 24 hr. 785-842-1069 HIGHPOINTE APTS emergency maintenance. 2 Months FREE! FREE SEPTEMBER RENT! Membership & Equity Fee 2BR, 1 bath, secluded, large Sunrise Terrace — 951 Ar2001 W. 6th. 785-841-8468 Required. 785-842-2545 country home, natural gas. kansas, so close to KU! www.firstmanagementinc.com (Equal Housing Opportunity) avail. now. 1 sm. dog ok. 2BR w/study or 3rd BR, 2 full No smoking. 785-838-9009 bath, CA, DW, laundry, lots of parking, some with LIVE IN LUXURY 3BR ranch NW area. 1.5 bath, 1, 2, 3BRs NW-SW-SE W/D. $550 - $750/month. at 901 New Hampshire nice yard, deck, all appls., $375 to $900/mo. No pets. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 and 1 car garage. $825/mo. Available now. Please call Downtown Lofts www.rentinlawrence.com Avail. now. 785-766-9823 for more info 785-423-5828 New Studio, 1, & 2 BRs 3BR, 813 Crestline Ct. CA, 1 785-830-8800 bath, garage, fenced yard. www.firstmanagementinc.com 2BR, 1 bath, 2100 Haskell. Avail. Now. $800/mo. 1/2 off CA, DW, W/D hookup, car- Deposit. Call 785-842-7644 port. $575/mo. Available Red Oak Apts. Move in by Nov. 1, 2011 Now. Call 785-842-7644 3BR, SW district, 2 bath, big 2408 Alabama Call for details 785-838-9559 backyard, double garage. Newly remodeled 1 & 2 BR Near fitness trail. $950/mo. LAUREL GLEN APTS water & trash paid Sorry, no pets 785-841-4201 2 & 3BR units $450 - $510/mo. 4BR, 1307 W. 22nd St. 3 level, Deposits -$300 w/electric only, no gas 1.5 bath, garage, close to some with W/D included Call Today 785-841-1155 KU, school, and shopping. Income restrictions apply 2BR, 2 bath, fireplace, CA, $1,000/mo. 785 331-7846 Students welcome W/D hookups, 2 car with 4BR, 508 Minnesota, 2 bath, Sm. Dog Welcome EOH opener. Easy access to AC, DW, W/D hookup, $800. I-70. Includes paid cable. 2BR, 519 Michigan, 1.5 bath, Pets under 20 lbs. allowed AC, W/D hookup, carport. Call 785-842-2575 $650/mo. 785-865-7304 www.princeton-place.com Great Locations! Great Prices! SPECIAL: 4BR farmhouse 1, 2 & 3 Bedrooms with character. Great 6th Now Leasing Sunrise Place Street location. $975/mo. PARKWAY 4000 785-838-3377, 785-841-3339 785-832-8728 /785-331-5360 Sunrise Village www.tuckawaymgmt.com • 2 & 3BRs available www.lawrencepm.com Apartments & Townhomes • 2 Bath, W/D hookups • 2 Car garage w/opener 2 & 4BRs Available NOW SEPTEMBER FREE • New kitchen appliances 1/2 OFF & MORE! 1 & 2 Bedrooms Apartments, Houses & • Maintenance free All Units: Pool, on KU bus Remodeled Units Duplexes. 785-842-7644 Call for Specials! route, DW, & microwave All utilities paid, includwww.GageMgmt.com 785-832-0555/785-766-2722 ing high speed Internet. 2BRs - 1/2 Mo. Rent FREE Starting at $560/month near KU, laundry facilities 785-830-0888 837 MICHIGAN 4BRs - 1st Mo. Rent FREE W/D, FREE wireless internet 660 GATEWAY COURT

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www.sunriseapartments.com 1, 2, & 3 Bedrooms Clubhouse lounge, gym, garages avail., W/D, walk 3BR — 1131 Tennessee, 1st floor, 1 bath. Avail. now. No in closets, and 1 pet okay. pets. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 3601 Clinton Pkwy., Lawrence www.rentinlawrence.com

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3BR - 2121 Inverness, 2 2BR — 1017 Illinois. 2 story, story, 2.5 bath, CA, DW, 1 bath, CA, DW. $570/mo. W/D hookup, 2 car, 1 pet No pets. Call 785-841-5797 ok. $940/mo. 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com 3BR, 1.5 bath, W/D hookup, 2BR — 2406 Alabama, bldg. 3332 W. 8th St. $750/mo. & 10, 2 story, 1.5 bath, CA, $750 deposit. Sunset EleDW, W/D hookup, garage, mentary. Call 785-842-9033 $570. No pets. 785-841-5797 2BR — 2412 Alabama in 4-plex. 1 bath, CA, washer & dryer. No pets. $470/mo. Call 785-841-5797

Management

Lead Teacher: Seeking qualified lead teacher for Apartments Infant/Toddlers or a Preschool unit. Experience Accounting Trainer Unfurnished working in a Childcare center and/or education in First Management, a lo- 1BR, 1/2 block to KU, reowned Property served parking, $510. GAS & Early Childhood a plus. cally Mgmt Company has an WATER PAID. 785-842-7644 913-724-4442 immediate opening for a www.gagemgmt.com Accounting Trainer. Prefer bachelor’s degree in accounting or a minimum of 4 years of related Wind Turbine work experience. Must be 1BRs — 622 Schwarz. CA, Technician highly proficient in Excel laundry, off-street parking, at PCI and Word. Ability to solve gas & water paid. $435/ PCI’s 11-month problems and work inde- mo. No pets. 785-841-5797 certificate program pendently. Requires some concludes with a travel. one week boot camp. We offer a competitive Great location 1/2 block to Pinnacle Career salary package with KU at 1034 Mississippi. EnInstitute health, dental, and 401K. Call Today! ergy efficient 1BR (Big BR) Email resumes to: jobs@ 877-236-6073 with private parking. Avail. firstmanagementinc.com Visit online at now. $475/mo. No pets. Or fax to 785-830-9011 www.about-PCI.com Call Neil 785-423-2660

Apartments Unfurnished

2BR - 3503 W. 7th Court, 2 story, 1 bath, CA, DW, W/D hookup, garage, 1 pet ok. $650/mo. 785-841-5797 2BR - 415 W. 17th, laundry on site, wood floors, off-st. parking, CA. No pets. $500$550, water pd. 785-841-5797

2BR — 725 W. 25th, In 4plex, CA, W/D hookup, offst. parking. $410-$420/mo. No pets. Call 785-841-5797

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2BR — 934 Illinois, In 4-plex, 1st floor, DW. $490/month. No pets. Call 785-841-5797 www.rentinlawrence.com

430 Eisenhower Drive Showing by Appt. Call 785-842-1524 www.mallardproperties lawrence.com

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

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


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!C #RIDA() SE-.E/BER !1) !233 Mobile Homes Bicycles-Mopeds 1 MONTH FREE RENT!

2 - 3 Bedrooms starting at $595/mo! 2 Lawrence Locations 785-749-2200 w.a.c.

Eudora

Tonganoxie 2BR Duplex, new furnace & window AC, thermal pane windows. $450/mo. + $450 deposit. 601 Church. Avail. now. Call 913-205-7183

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Building Materials STEEL BUILDINGS - Selling repo’s, cancelled orders. SAVE THOUSANDS! 20x30, 30x42, others. Strongest buildings available. Save more$ with display program. Free shipping - Call today! 1-866-352-0469

Peterson Rd

Cemetery Lots

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Burial Plots

Office Space Office Space Available

at 5040 Bob Billings Pkwy.

785-841-4785

Man’s jacket. Navy blue with tan trim. Tri-Mountain brand. Westar Energy logo on it. Size large. New. $10.00. 785-842-8776.

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Men’s dress slacks. Charcoal grey. JC Penney brand. Polyester/wool blend. Size 36 waist, 32 long. New, still have tags on them. $20.00. 785-842-8776.

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Persian Rug

Geometric pattern, 6’9”x3’6”, Background color dark blue, $200. Call 785-273-0871

$499 Moves You In NO RENT until Nov. 1

Multiple 3BRs, w/2 baths. Value for your housing dollar is more important than ever. American Residential Communities delivers it with affordable single-family manufactured homes in friendly, attractive communities complete with responsive, on-site management. Contact us at (785) 331-2468 or (785) 749-2200

Acreage-Lots Price reduced, Clean 60 acres. E. Douglas Co, Treed hill top overlooking 2 large ponds, Fence, aerial pic. brech2004@yahoo.com or 785-969-7789

Farms-Acreage

Income Property

House for Sale for Lot Value 1330 Mass St., Lawrence Chandelier, Tiffany Style Great location, walking Stained glass chandelier, distance to KU/downtown. very nice. $40. 785-842-3868 Former rental property, Zoned RM32 (Residential Demitasse Cups/Saucers. Multi Dwelling). Asking Set of 6 beautiful demi$62,000. Cash offers con- tasse cups and saucers, sidered. To be sold as is. each a different color, all Call Rob at: 832-465-3794 with gold lining in cups For info sheet email: and trim on saucers. $25 eggertrobert21616@comcast.net 785-842-7491.

Sports-Fitness Equipment

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Basketball goal. Backboard, rim and net. Ready to be put up and play! $15. Call 785-691-9371

Metal ornate desk lamp. Antique ornate metal brasstone desk lamp, needs electrical cord update. $20 785-865-7256

Smoothie Maker. Back to Basics Smoothie Blast. Two serving container with dispenser. Never used. $10. 785-832-1332.

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Programmable Coffeemaker. Mr. Coffee 12 cup. Brewing pause & serve, removable fliter basket, cord storage, manual. $10. 785-832-1332.

Music-Stereo Baldwin C210 Organ. 2 manual. Full pedal board. Excellent condition. Sounds great! 913-488-7035.

Juicer. Vitamin Bar 2 Vegetable/Fruit Deluxe Electric Guitar. Spectrum Juicer by Salton. Includes: electric guitar. Excellent pulp collector, extractor Condition. Bought 6 filter and juice cup. $10. months ago. $100 firm. Se785-832-1332 rious inquiries only. Call: 785-764-6338 Refrigerator. Roper 14 Cu. Ft. Frostfree Refrigerator. Gig bag. Gig bag for Bass $95. Please call guitar. Never used. Nice. 785-331-7022. Color is blue. $15.00 SeriMaytag Washer $100. ous inquiries only. Call: Please call for more info. 785-764-6338 785-843-2791

LINE 6 Amp. Have Spider IV Whirlpool Dryer (heavy 15 amp for sale. Less than duty) $100 each. please 6 mo.’s old..still like new! Very nice amp! $80.00 firm. 785-843-2791 Serious inquiries only. Call 785-764-6338.

Baby & Children's Items

Little Tikes mailbox Shape sorter, $10. Little Tikes small house w/2 people $8. Fisher Price Shape Sorter, $8. Fisher Price small carwash/garage w/small people & helicopter, firetruck & car $10. 785-865-2813

Yamaha Keyboard, $100 or best offer. Please call 785-842-3868

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16 N 1250 Rd

3311 Calvin Dr. Lawrence KS. (North on Kasold after you cross Peterson Rd take second Right to 3311 Calvin Dr.) Watch for signs! Household items, some furniture, clothing, antiques, Many collectible KU Items, 2 student guitars, toys, bedding, 2 person tube with rope for boating, bb guns. See listing also on Craigs list for pictures.

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Garage Sale to Benefit Girl Scout Troop 731 601 Bently Drive Sat. Sept. 24 8AM-12:30PM

Full-sized bed, misc. fiestaware, Precious Moment statues, glass-front curio cabinet, books, knick-knacks, clothes, board games and lots lots more.

Tag Sale

516 Brentwood Drive

GARAGE SALE

3512 Eagle Pass Ct.

Child’s china tea set, 100s of hand, power, and yard tools and misc hardware, 1970s Sherwood stereo system, 2 pr large Cerwin Vega speakers, subwoofer, lg. 3 piece mission style entertainment center with 36 RCA TV, antique 8 pc. lawyers desk/bookshelf, new size 12 Heelys skate shoes, Dell 1320 C Color Laser printer, HP Laserjet 3390, iKey USB recording device, HP Photosmart 8400, Targus courier laptop bag, Gateway laptop (working, needs battery), original artwork and prints, Hammond Organ (1975 T-595-C), crystal, tin, copper, silver, pottery, StarWars & other miscellaneous collectibles, propane tank, dishes and kitchenware, adult and collectible clothing, guitar practice amp and whammy bars, miscellaneous musical items, beaded wedding gown, size 10(?), Graco portable crib, southwest style overstuffed chair like new, maple dining room table and chairs, many smalls, much miscellaneous.

Friday & Saturday 8AM-? Hand and power tools, fishing poles, vinyl records, lot of misc!

Garage Sale 401 Cattleman Ct. Sat. 9/24 7AM-12Noon

Rectangular kitchen table w/6 chairs, dining room table w/2 leaves and 6 chairs, sofa w/matching loveseat & 2 wing chairs, Foosball table, 9ft. motorcycle hydraulic table lift, beverage fountain, roaster oven, infant bouncer (car), 27” TV, clothing - boys- infant to size 14, girls - size 8-16, women’s - size 2-size 20, men’s - small - XLarge, children’s toys & books, shoes, Mystery/Romance books, CDs, DVDs & VCR tapes, decorative wall hangings, seasonal items, glassware, linens, computer surround system, router & table (small), 16” scroll saw, Delta chop saw and much more! 01

OFFICE CLOSING SALE 3120 Mesa Way, Suite B (inside)

Behind Lawrence Athletic Club Parking Lot

Saturday Sept 24

8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Yamaha Speakers & stand and all accessories for Yamaha keybooard, $30. Miscellaneous office furniture and equipment inPlease call 785-842-3868 cluding shelves, wood storage cabinet, comOffice Equipment puter table, table/carts, 8 assorted office chairs, executive chair, 6 ft conferLittle Tykes Shopping Cart. Brother intelli Fax 950M. ence table, antique wood Very sturdy, in excellent Phone/Fax machine w/2 bankers chair, old copier, condition, $5. Please call spare catridges. $10. Call: large metal secretary’s desk, and office phones. 785-749-7984. 785-550-9066.

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Moving Sale

Garage Sale Deadline For the weekly community newspapers or to get the full Wednesday- Saturday run included in your package place your ad by 1:00PM on Tuesday

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Multi Family Garage Sale 1000 Wildwood Dr. & 4601 Grove Dr. Fri. Sept.. 23 & Sat. Sept. 24 7:30-12:30 80’s Frogger arcade, antique jukebox, framed prints, dog crate, Christmas items, old car repair manuals, antique chairs (4), girl’s & women’s clothing, coats, tote bags/backpacks, clocks, cookbooks, educational materials & books, exercise equipment, golf shirts, collectibles, kitchen items, queen bedspread set, fax machine and Much More!!!

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4501 Goldfield Court Saturday 7:30AM-??

Sept 23rd & 24th 8:30AM to 4:30PM

Saturday, Sept. 24 8AM-3PM

Outdoor equip.- Chain saw. 16 inch. Husquarna 40. Runs well. Needs off/on switch. $50. Gas Weedeater. Curved shaft. $30. 785-843-2092

Sleeping bags - Cotton, blue - 33x79 - $15. cotton light brown 33x79 - $15. 785-865-2813

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Mowers (2)- Homelite 4hp 20” Mulcher. $40. Yard Ma- 01 chine 4hp 22” high wheels. $40. Both in good condition. 785-843-2092

Avon lidded jar. 50 years old pink Avon lidded jar. Miscellaneous No chips and very pretty. $15. 785- 865- 7256 Petmate pet kennel. Small size. Very clean, good condition. $10. Call 785-691-9371 Appliances

Garage Sale

The troop is saving for a field trip in the spring.

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

Antiques

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ASK ABOUT OUR GARAGE SALE SPECIAL - UP TO 45 LINES STARTING AT $29.95!

Roller blades. Good condiCouch, Charles Schneider tion. Youth size 5-7? $10. constructed couch, Dusky, Call 785-691-9371 blue background w/mauve and cream colored flow- TV-Video ers, in excellent condition. Asking $200. 785-840-8719 Magnavox 27” TV. Nice Desk/Bookcase combo Condition. $25. Please call: -campaign style Desk: 785-550-9066 16”Wx45-1/2”L x29-1/2”H. Bookcase: 10’W x SONY Triniton 42”. 8 yr. old 45-1/2”Lx41-1/2”H. Book- Sony w/bright, clear color. case can be removed. Great speaker system, HD $70/Best offer. ready. $100. 785-865-9845 785-842-3868 Sylvania 27” TV. Good FREE queen lift bed. Queen Shape. $25 Please call: size lift bed. No charge, 785-550-9066 but you must haul away prior to Sept. 27th. Call 785-865-5770 with ques- TV Stand. Cherry Veneer. tions or to make arrange- From Blue Heron. Used Club 8 tv stand. 22x54”. ments. Brushed steel legs. $75. Rockers, Mastercraft of 785-865-9845 Omaha Swivel Rockers. Two gray blue swivel rock- Want To Buy ers in excellent condition. $35. each. 785-840-8719 (newer) used/broken PC or Mac Laptops and Round kitchen Table 42” Desktops, iPhones, iPads, across with an 18” wide and used but working extension leaf with 4 iPods, and AT&T/T-Mobile chairs. $ 99.95 Phone: Smartphones. Call or text 785-843-2791 785-304-0724.

Household Misc.

15th St / N 1500 Rd

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

Furniture

Six Drawer dressor w/mirror. Please Call: Douglas Co. / Lecompton 6 - 50 Ac. trees, ponds, hill- 785-550-9066. top view, sm. home. Price Wood Shelf Unit, 3 shelves Reduced - Owner Finance (Great for books or small Call Joe @ 785-633-5465 TV & DVD player) 16”D x www.kslandsales.blogspot.com 24”W x 44”H. $20. 785-865-2813

19th St

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GARAGE SALE LOCATOR

Exercise Trampoline. Lots Persian Rug, geometric of bouncing left in this pattern, 10’4” x 1’ 10” run- one! $12. Call 785-691-9371 ner, background color red, Norditrac Ski Machine, $40 $70. Call 785-273-0871 or best offer. Call 785-979-3625

Manufactured Homes

s Riv er

Haskell Ave

2,000 sq.ft. warehouse with loading dock, overhead & drive-in doors. 23rd St. visibility. $1,095/mo. - negotiable. First Month FREE! 785-218-1924, 785-550-7351

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Louisiana St

1311 Wakarusa - office BASEBALL and other sports space available. 200 sq. ft. cards & memorabilia. See - 6,000 sq. ft. For details adv. under yard sale code call 785-842-7644 12 for details. 1517 E Hwy Retail or office, great west 40 across from airport. 6th St. location near Mon- Sat., 9/24 8AM-4PM. terey Way. Approx. 1,100 sq. ft. Plenty parking. Busy Heritage Mint doll. BeautiHeritage Mint center with lots of traffic. ful collector’s doll. In the box Call Lisa, 785-841-0111. and in perfect condition. Pink flowered dress. $20 SE Lawrence Location 785-865-7256 Near K-10, energy efficient, newer construction. Rent entire bldg. or any portion. Computer-Camera 3,700 sq. ft. heated warehouse w/1,000 sq.ft. office/ Camcorder: Vivitar DVR show rm. Fenced in, paved 910HD camcorder, almost parking & storage with new. Asking only $25. Call loading dock. 785-865-6231 785-979-8726

Floor Coverings

Kans a

W Clinton Pkwy

Retail & Commercial Space Collectibles

Warehouse Space

Iowa St

Many improvements!

40 Kasold Dr

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Wakarusa Dr

1-3BR apts. in Tonganoxie 816-260-8606, 913-845-0992

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W 6th St

3BR, 2.5 bath, newer town home, W/D included, DW, 2 new mens slacks Color bsmt. No pets. $1,000/mo. Blue & brown size 38 x 30 913-449-5069, 785-749-6084 $10.00 each. New. Never been worn Phone: 785- 843-2791 CEDAR HILLS

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Massachusetts St

at Memorial Park Cementary Garden of Good Shepard, Acacial Lane Lot #135 spaces #4, 5, 6. $500 per plot; Vault and marker also 3BR, 2 bath house, 210 N. available. If interested call: Village St, Terrace. With 785-842-9375 CA, attached garage, covered patio, shed. $850/mo. 785- 865-6316. Clothing

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Folks Rd

3BR home, 1236 Main, 1 bath, wood floors, newly redone, Thermo windows, CA, 1 car. $925/mo. + deposit. Call 785-766-0035 or 766-0271

Bikes, children’s 12” bike $10. Children’s 15” bike $10. 785-865-2813

Boy’s 26” bike, wall hangings, housewares, TV’s, pictures, baskets, mirror, aquarium, hamster cage, large puppet theatre, many children’s items, toddler step stools, white wicker baby doll cradle, shoes (all sizes), movies, books, games, brand new box of (6) builder ceiling lights, ceramic tiles, junior golf clubs and bag, etc... 03

Multi-Family Sale Saturday Only 8AM- 1PM. 3501 W. 10th Ter.

TV, Under counter mountable Sony 9 inch TV, DVD/VCR Combo player, Infinity 6 piece Surround Speakers w/Subwoofer, Sony Mp3 Travel Speaker, DVD shelves, TV Stand, Advent Wireless Speaker System, baseball & basketball cards & figurines, Cd’s, Books, Magazines, Children’s toys, Leap Frog Music Table, Little Tykes Art Desk, Girls 4T clothes, Men’s & Women’s clothing, scrubs (pant/shirt combos), shoes, housewares, Coldwater Creek wine decanter w/glasses, J. A. Henckels butcher block 12 piece knife set, frames, heater mat massager, bluetooth wireless headset, wine rack, humidifier, decorative fountain, & much, much more. 04

Apartment Complex Community Garage Sale

Garage and sidewalk sale

1548 El Dorado Drive. Saturday September 24 7AM-Noon The following is just a sample of the many items we have for sale lots & lots of lady’s, men’s & kid’s fashions (all seasons) & accessories (shoes, jewelry, purses etc.); furniture; home decor; wall art; linens; holiday decor; books; lawn & garden Items; TV; vacuum cleaner; ceiling fans; snowboard & boots; new merchandise from Watkins Museum Gift Shop; toys and.....SO MUCH MORE! This may be our best sale ever! 05

Cash Only 50+ people participating. Various Items. There will be one way traffic. Look for signs! 04

WEST LAWRENCE HARVARD AREA NEIGHBORHOOD GARAGE SALES September 23-24 FRI-SAT 7:30 – Noon ANNUAL EVENT! 9 FAMILIES! Begins three blocks west of Harvard & Wakarusa. Shop sales on Biltmore Ct, Summerfield Way and Stone Creek. Look for the signs! THOUSANDS OF ITEMS! Includes sofa & loveseat; freezer; refrigerator; lawnmower; kids, teen & adult clothing; Step2 easel, playhouse, rollercoaster; toys & games; Disney princess items; wood blinds; weight machine; full gallons of paint; CDs; Hallmark ornaments; computer monitor; and more! Not all sales open on Friday and Saturday so come both days to see all the great items!

No early birds PLEASE! Garage Sale Deadline For the weekly community newspapers or to get the full Wednesday- Saturday run included in your package place your ad by 1:00PM on Tuesday

Garage Sale

1525 Alvamar Drive Saturday, Sept. 24 8AM-1PM Cleaned out basement With things I had been storing For children and keepsakes of parents.

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1984 Pecan Valley Crt. Saturday, Sept. 24 7AM-2PM Little girl’s bike with training wheels, nortic track, wicker furtinure, oak bench, dance shoes, roller blades and Sketcher roller skates size 5/6, Girls clothing size 8 to 14, Children’s toys, and many more items. 05

Garage Sale in Brandon Woods area 4702 Balmoral Drive

4124 Wimbledon Drive Lawrence, Kansas 66047 Many items new or in good condition. Furniture, Chifforobe, rolling wooden shelf unit, filing cabinet, ergonomic chair for desk use, new metal detector with accessories, badminton set, horse shoe set, children’s toys, games, crafts, table and bed linens, knitted afghan, antique rug, various items from Japan, books, boys clothing, quality boys pajamas from Japan in good and new condition, baby clothing, baby blankets, fishing equipment used once, leather tooling kit, cotton boys sleeping bag good padding in excellent condition and more. 05 HUGE Garage Sale 4713 Carmel Pl. Saturday 7:30-12:00

YEARS OF ACCUMULATION Children’s clothing, pictures, lamps, antique Singer sewing machines, antique sewing baskets, TV, entertainment stand, dorm sized frig, unfinished dollhouse, miniatures, kitchen items, Denver Broncos winter coats (some new), antique trunk, decorating items, glassware, child’s bike, small coolers/lg. water thermos’ TOO MANY ITEMS TO LIST!! 06

Contact Sammie Messick at 785-842-4368. 05

HUGE MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE SALE 1716 Inverness Drive

Fri. and Sat. 8AM-2PM COACH and Dooney & Bourke purses and many other kinds, tons of jewelry (estate and costume), lots of MK cosmetics and perfume bottles, men’s, women’s and teen’s clothing and shoes, Concertmate electric keyboard, flute, digital camera, golf bag and shoes, ski boots, high chair, toys, dolls and Barbie’s, vintage troll dolls, puzzles, kid’s outdoor equipment, stuffed animals, Black and Decker countertop oven (new), “Showtime” rotisserie oven, lazy susan, dishes, kitchen and bar items, baskets, rugs, coffee table, bench, lamps, frames, large mirror, aquarium with light on metal stand, wooden folding screen (room divider), decorative iron fence, holiday items, sorority memorabilia, bedding, cross-stitch fabric and books, Jayhawk collectibles, old law books, antique rocking chair, books, bird cage, ANTIQUES and collectibles and much more!

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Garage Sale

2452 Brookside Dr

(Crossgate to 24th to Morningside and then go south)

Saturday, September 24 8AM-1PM Twin bed, TV stand, head and foot board for a full size bed, clothes, boy’s jeans, toys, Dance Resolution game, Beanie Babies, TV & VCR, tables, household items, Chrismas decorations, and sports equipment. 07

Garage Sale

Friday and Saturday Sept. 23 & 24 8:30AM-1PM 2821 Atchinson Ave (Lawrence Ave to 28th or 29th St. West to Atchinson Ave) Great prices/Everything must go! Furniture: wooden frame futon (sofabed) very nice, two end tables, glider and ottoman chair- (very nice), 8-gun gun cabinet (wood w/locking glass cabinet), entertainment center, patio table & 4 chairs, exercise equipment: treadmill, Body by Jake ab and back machine, and other stuff. Antiques: 1939 radio/ cabinet w/radio/short wave, Spanish bayonet, and other, tools and tool box, electronics: 21 inch TV 21, 19 inch color TV w/stand, computer monitor, some books, glass book cabinet, pictures: John Wayne and Disney, and more odds and ends.

Lawrence 08 Huge Neighborhood Garage Sale Saturday 8AM - ? Iris Lane & Iris Ct. Sat., Sept. 24 Tons of toys: Fisher Price Doorway/rm. play center, Little Tykes lg. slide, basketball goal, lg. playhouse w/built in kitchen - table and chairs ($150), boats, tricycles, ride on toys, all sorts of baby to toddler toys, lg. Little Tykes Dollhouse w/all access. ($50), bicycles, sand box, teeter totters, digger, trucks, race car set, Thomas The Tank sets & trains, & lots more. Clothing: girls’ baby - adult, boys’ baby - adult, Sleigh queen bed frame, full bed frame, TVs, TV stand, 3-n-1 baby bed/ toddler/full bed, Chinchilla cage w/all supplies ($100). Lg. parrot cage w/ all supplies ($125). Parakeet cage w/all supplies ($45). Dove cage w/all supplies ($75). Fish tanks (10 gal.). Mexican rustic pine Armoire, Star Wars fooseball table. Metal (blue) bunk bed w/ twin top, full bottom., kitchen items, tools, pictures, nic-nacs. Sm. chalk board, Video game chair, baby crib ($50), play pen ($5), stuffed animals, Tons of BIONICLE collector toys. Little Tyke infant/toddler floor toys ($5 ea) too much to list. No early birds day of sale. Deb 785-843-7759 call early

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Multifamily Garage Sale

2828 GILL AVE. LAWRENCE KS.

(off Clinton Pkwy, turn North at Lawrence Ave.)

8ft. step ladder, extension ladder, shop vac, 2 miter saws, Sears lawnmower, bench grinder, Ryobi cordless drill, garden tractor wagon, misc. tools, lots of nails, 2 Schwinn X-tra Lite bicycles, misc. lawn and garden items, ice cream freezer, Black & Decker rolling tool chest, 4 drawer chest of drawers, lingerie chest, 31” x 52” oriental style rug, much pink Depression glass, full set of Haviland china (very old pattern), commercial chafing dishes, punch bowl, Dirt Devil hand held vac, kitchen canister set, 2 lamps, 2 irons, tortilla warmer & condiment bowls set, rolling shopping tote, brief case, jigsaw puzzles, many Christmas items, clothes hangers, twin size bed skirts, tote bags, misc. kitchen items, misc. household items, and more! Need an apartment? Place your ad at ljworld.com or email classifieds@ljworld.com

3 Family Garage and Moving Sale

2437 Brookside Dr. Saturday: 7AM-2PM Furniture, tools, exercise equipment, art work, collectibles, washer, dryer, Ethan Allen couch, desk table, antique ins. filing cabinet, treadmill, weight bench, framed artwork, bikes, table saw, ladders, dresser, chest of drawers, power washer and MUCH MISC.

Furniture, Dining Room set, Recliner, Crib/Toddler Bed, Changing Table, Adult & Children’s clothes, Home decor.

Friday, Sept 23rd Saturday, Sept 24th 8AM-11AM Several ride-on toys, baby toys, stroller/ travel system, toddler rocking chair, play kitchen, rocking horse, baby swing, bouncy seat, outdoor baby swing, lots of boy clothes 0-3T, toddler/preschool girls clothes, Halloween costumes, TV, file cabinet, office chair, white ceiling fan, home decorating items, tall patio chairs, and much more. No early callers. 08

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Friday: 8AM-6PM Saturday: 8AM-4PM Antique school desk, table w/4 chairs (wood/ iron), women’s, big men’s & junio’s clothes, bike, trunk, Samsitite suitcases, Christmas tress, 2 glider rockers, floor mirror, coffee table, bed tables, hot rollers, art work, laundry shelf, books.

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7AM-4PM 2709 Lawrence Ave. Lawrence, KS Electronics, tools, some antiques, wheelbarrow, antique transit & tripod, license plate collection, TV/VCR, video camera (VCR), manual (portable) typewriter, small kitchen appliances and utensils, misc. horse and barn equipment, adult English flat saddle, misc. lawn and garden equipment, State plate collection, men’s and women’s clothing, and much more. No Early Callers

Garage Sale Deadline For the weekly community newspapers or to get the full Wednesday- Saturday run included in your package place your ad by 1:00PM on Tuesday

MOVING SALE

2550 OUSDAHL Road Lawrence KS 66046

beanie babie, girls jrs sizes 7-12, playstation 2 and Xbox 360 games, shelving, and lots of misc.

Friday, Sept. 23 Sat., Sept. 24

4 Family Sale 1210 W. 28th Ct

2617 Atchison Ave.

GARAGE SALE

MOVING SALE!!! SATURDAY ONLY! 7AM -???

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GARAGE SALE

2001 Atchison Avenue

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Lawrence

2722 Coneflower Ct. Lawrence, KS

Saturday, September 24 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Saturday, September 24 8AM to 2PM Downsizing and must sell: Sofa and two matching side chairs, leather recliner, drum table, coffee table, several bookcases, several lamps, wooden chair, queen size mattress set and frame, kitchen ware, old glass, desks, jewelry (much of it is handmade silver jewelry), card table with 4 chairs, old trunk, other items too numerous to mention.

Garage Sale:

Friday, September 23, 7:00 am - 5:00 pm Saturday, September 24, 7:00 am - 12 noon

Come Find a Treasure. Some antiques, 1935 baby basket, play yard, strollers, toys, baby clothes, kitchen items, wine rack, baskets, frames, books, paperbacks.

5121 Congressional Circle Friday & Saturday 8AM-?

Alvamar Multi-family Garage sale

Lawrence

Whole Day, Clothing, Shoes, Furniture, Kids Clothes, Childrens Bikes, Toys, Free kids toys and clothes (2-4T boys) Books, Stroller, Computer desk, Leather Sofa, Sofa, TV Stand, Corner Shelves, Exercise Equipments, King size Head Board Study tables, File Cabinets, Kitchenware, Jewelry, Huge Sale.

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Yard and Tool Sale 514 Mississippi

Thurs. 9/22- Sun. 9/15 Thurs-Sat: 8AM-6PM Sun: 8AM-? We have a lot of glassware, nic naks, jewelry, a lot of neat older stuff, a lot of long handle tools, some small tables, old coins, small wooden chairs and swing, some power tools, there is too much to remember. Come see what all we have. We will be adding things all the time.


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Carpets & Rugs

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Automotive Services Auto Maintenance and Repair

Extra-Thick Wood Laminate

Half Price!

Rich, exotic wood tone has the look and luxury of expensive imported wood with the easy care and installation of a laminate floor! No glue, no mess. DIY! So durable it carries a 25 year residential use warranty. Easy-clean, hygienic surface. A premium grade product at Floor Trader’s warehouse price! In-stock and ready to go today. First quality/Special Buy.

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- Corporate Events, Private Parties, Weddings-

On-Site Cooking Available Family Owned & Operated

785-887-6936 oakleycreek.com

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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 lawrencemarketplace.com /hite

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

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

Westside 66 & Car Wash

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

Carpet Cleaning Kansas Carpet Care, Inc.

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

785-842-3311

For Promotions & More Info: lawrencemarketplace.com /kansas_carpet_care

TRI-C LAWNS LLC

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

All Your Banking Needs Your Local Lawrence Bank

Bankruptcy? Our lawyers can answer your questions . over the phone TODAY for FREE! Now with offices in Lawrence, Baldwin & OtStacked Deck tawa. Most cases can be • Decks • Gazebos • Framing filed before you have to • Siding • Fences pay any fees! Cloon Legal • Additions • Remodel • Weatherproofing & Staining Services 888-845-3511. A federally-designated debt JAYHAWK GUTTERING Insured, 20 yrs. experience. relief agency. Filing bank- Seamless aluminum gutter785-550-5592 ruptcies for broke folks ing. Many colors to choose who need a break. from. Install, repair, screen, clean-out. Locally owned. Insured. Free estimates. Dirt-Manure-Mulch

Moving-Hauling

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

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

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

Landscaping

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

Heating & Cooling

Hilltop Child Development Center, 1605 Irving Hill Road Lawrence, Kansas 785-864-4940 hilltop@ku.edu twitter.com/HilltopCDC Serving Lawrence since 1972.

Drafting AUTOCAD Drafting

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

ADVANCED SYSTEMS Basement & foundation repair Your hometown company Over three decades 785-841-0145 mybasementiscracked.com CONCRETE INC Your local foundation repair specialist! Waterproofing, Basement, & Crack Repair

Quality work at a fair price!

Cleaning

1-888-326-2799 Toll Free

Electrical

Bird Janitorial & Hawk Wash Window Cleaning. • House Cleaning • Chandeliers • Post Construction • Gutters • Power Washing • Prof Window Cleaning • Sustainable Options Find Coupons & more info: lawrencemarketplace.com /birdjanitorial Free Est. 785-749-0244 Chim-Chiminee Sweeps Chimney/Dryer Duct Sweeping, Stoves, Inserts, & Liners installed. 25 yrs. exp. 913-724-1957

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

Motors - Pumps Complete Water Systems 602 E 9th St | 785-843-4522

Garage Doors

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

Eco-Friendly Cleaning

Housecleaner

Free estimate. Honest and Dependable. References available. 785-691-7999 Residential Housecleaner Mature, reliable, hardworking. Exceptional quality cleaning. Weekly/Bi-weekly. 10+ yrs experience. Call Brenda at: 860-304-2524

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

Employment Services

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

Quality work at a fair price!

1-888-326-2799 Toll Free Decorative & Regular concrete drives, walks, & patios. 42 yrs. exp. Jayhawk Concrete 785-979-5261

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

Accessible and General Public Transportation We provide door-to-door transportation as well as many additional services to residents of Douglas County living with disabilities.

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

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785-594-3357

Low Maintenance Landscape, Inc.

1210 Lakeview Court, Innovative Planting Design Construction & Installation www.lawrencemarketplace. com/lml

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

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

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

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

Events/ Entertainment

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

785-764-9136

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

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

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

785-764-9582

Plumbing

Earthtones Landscape & Lawn, LLC. Landscape Installation Monthly Maintenance, Sod, Mulch, Retaining walls Delivery/Disposal up 5 tons For details 785-856-5566

913-488-7320

785-766-2785

inside-out-paint@yahoo.com Free Estimates Fully Insured Lawrencemarketplace.com /inside-out-paint

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

Kate, 785-423-4464 Interior/Exterior Painting

Quality Work Over 20 yrs. exp.

Call Lyndsey 913-422-7002

Green Grass Lawn Care

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

No Job Too Big or Small

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

LAWN & LANDSCAPE MAINTENANCE Big/Small Jobs

Dependable Service

Mowing Clean Up Tree Trimming Plant Bed Maint. Shrub Trimming Whatever U Need

Int. & Ext. Remodeling All Home Repairs Mark Koontz

Marty Goodwin 785-979-1379 Mowing...like Clockwork! Honest & Dependable Mow~Trim~Sweep~Hedges Steve 785-393-9152 Lawrence Only

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

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

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

ROOF REPAIRS

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

KW Service 785-691-5949

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

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

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

Mea’s BERNINA

Sewing and Vacuum Center

2449 B Iowa St. 785-842-1595

M-F 9-6, Th 9-8, Sat 9-4 CLASSES FORMING NOW Servicing Most Model Sewing Machines, Sergers & Vacs RETIRED MASTER PLUMBER www.lawrencemarketplace. & Handyman needs com/measbernina small work. Bill Morgan 816-523-5703

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

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

Riffel Painting Co. 913-585-1846

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

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

Repairs and Services

(785) 550-1565

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

Locally owned & operated.

Free estimates/Insured.

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

Mobile Enviro-Wash LTD

785-842-3030 Free Quote

Pet Services

mmdownstic@hotmail.com Lawrencemarketplace.com/tic

1783 E 1500 Rd, Lawrence

PineLandscapeCenter.com Find us on Facebook Pine Landscape Center 785-843-6949

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

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

BUDGET TREE SERVICE, LLC.

ROCK-SOD-SOIL-MULCH

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

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

www.kbpaintingllc.com

REMODELING & HANDYMAN SERVICES

NOT Your ordinary bicycle store!

Free Estimates

Insurance Work Welcome Lawrencemarketplace.com /mclaughlinroofing

Eagles Lodge

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

Prompt Superior Service Residential * Commercial Tear Off * Reroofs

Complete interior & exterior painting Siding replacement

midwestcustompools.com

Bus. 913-269-0284

www.independenceinc.org

I COME TO YOU!

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

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

Inside - Out Painting Service

Home Improvements

General Services

785-749-4391

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albeil@aol.com

www.ah-air.com

Insured 20 yrs. experience

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We’re There for You!

Al 785-331-6994

For all your Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing needs

• Garage Doors • Openers • Service • Installation

Complete Roofing

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

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

Commercial &Residential 24 hour Service

Decks Drywall Siding Gutters Privacy Fencing Doors Trim

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A. B. Painting & Repair

Fast Quality Service

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Painting

Full Remodels & Odd Jobs, Interior/Exterior Painting, Installation & Repair of:

House Cleaner

Call 785-393-1647

785-843-2244

785-550-5610

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

12 years experience. Reasonable rates. References available

Roger, Kevin or Sarajane

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

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

Piano-Voice Lessons in your home. 17 yrs. exp. Masters degree Call Gwen at 785-830-8305

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

Serving the Douglas & Franklin county areas

Electric & Industrial Supply Pump & Well Drilling Service

Adorable Animal Designs

Music Lessons

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

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Roofing

Salon & Spa

Air Conditioning/ & Heating/Sales & Srvs.

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

Pet Services

Breathe Holistic Life Center

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

Insurance

785-842-0094

Foundation Repair

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

Medical-HealthTherapy

“where simple ideas become inspiring realities”

Call 913-209-4055

Harris Auto Repair

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

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

Origins Interior Design

Financial

Rich Black Top Soil No Chemicals Machine Pulverized Pickup or Delivery

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

Lawn, Garden & Nursery

Child Care Provided

Dale and Ron’s Auto Service

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

Home Improvements

Instruction and Tutoring

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

Jennings’ Floor Trader 3000 Iowa - 841-3838

Catering

785-843-2174

1388 N 1293 Rd, Lawrence

DECK BUILDER

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

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Banquet Hall available for wedding receptions, birthday parties, corporate meetings & seminars. For more info. visit lawrencemarketplace.com /stevesplace

Decks & Fences

for Free estimates or go to prodeckanddesign.com

Compare at $5.29. Item# PE/OP. Come in for more specials!

Guttering Services

Steve’s Place

Serving JO, WY & LV 913-488-9976

Only 2.67/sq.ft. Save 50%!

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Events/ Entertainment

TOKIC CONSTRUCTION

Air Conditioning Heating/Plumbing

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

Concrete

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

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

913-593-7386

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

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

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Big Yard Sale

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No early birds. 2 Riding lawn tractors, 3 Push mowers, Infant to toddler, carseat, Medela travel bag breast pump, Little Tikes tool bench, Bobby Playtex nurser, bottles, Baby bath tub, Baby bath towels & blankets, Small arm chair, Toddler snow sled, Toddler swing, Boys clothing 0months to 3T, boys socks and shoes, Baby toys, Games and puzzles, Books, Toys, Toys and more toys- trucks, tractors, trains....etc Lots of stuff for under a dollar! 11

Large Garage Sale

Friday & Saturday 8-5PM. 1742 E 1350 Rd.

(on North Michigan) Riding lawn mowers, snow blower, F150 rims, Pool Table, Trendle bed, Noritake China, tool box, TVs, Christmas dishes, and bar glasses. 11

Multi-Family Sale

Fri. & Sat. 8:30AM - ? 533 Louisiana Street Lawrence, Ks Holmes air cleaner, brushed silver chandelier, antique light fixture, blender, VHS player for car, TV, Shark mini vacuum, lamp, lots of kitchen misc., CDs, girls clothing (size 12mo-4) toys - including construction toys, girls small bike, Little Tykes basketball goal, games, kid’s books, novels, VHS tapes, boy’s clothing (sizes 3-10) women’s & men’s clothing, riding toys, Tonka trucks, & lots of miscellaneous. More new items added Saturday! 12

Yard Sale

Saturday, September 24 (Raindate: Sept. 25th) 8AM-4PM 1517 E Hwy 40 (1/4 mile east of Teepee Junction across from airport.) BASEBALL, football, basketball, hockey, soccer, and K.U. sports cards. Sets, stars, commons. Lots of sport memorabilia and collectables. Willard Brown autographed 3x5 (1936-44, 1948-50 KC Monarchs, 1947 St. Louis Browns, 1956 Topeka Hawks, HoF 2006) authentic jersey. 1955 KC A’s team picture (large). Ultra rare 1985 KC Star Royals team set. KU programs and 1959-60 basketball yearbook. KCA’s and Royals items (cards, photos, bobbleheads, etc.) New Starting Lineup Figures. Beatles and other LP albums. Old MAsonic sword and scabbard. TVs, VCR, and small household appliances. New, Lotus chemicalfree food sanitizing and household cleaning/deodorizing system (turns cold tap water into super- oxygenated water). Furniture, tools, new one-piece toilet, electric clothes dryer, 2-drawer file cabinet, books, men’s skis, coolers, camping backpack, igloo doghouse, new mini blinds (27x64 and 23x64), seasonal decorations, much misc. 14

10 Family Garage Sale!!!

10 Family Garage Sale at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. Located on the corner of 19th and Harper. Saturday September 24th 7:00-12:30. For questions call (785) 691-8338 14

CLEANING OUT GARAGE

1522 Lindenwood Lane Saturday: 7AM-4PM Sunday: 7AM-2PM Furniture, DVD’s, Electronics, baby boy sizes 0-18 months (some still w/tags), Juniors sizes 5/7/9, baby activity center, bouncer, baby items, and other misc. household items. 14

Garage Sale Saturday, 7:30-3. 2245 New Hampshire

Kids bike, toys, clothes (girl’s 3T-6Y), shoes, DVDs, CDs, furniture, books, computer monitor, keyboard, dishes

Basketball goal & stand, kids’s swing set, antiques, couch & matching chair, dryer (only used a few times) medicine cabinet, Lg. microwave, kids’ stroller, high chair, baby carrier, pak-n-play, clothing: women’s and lots of Jr’s, shoes, queen size comforter, books, fans, and lots of misc. 16

3 Ladies & A Garage We Are Back

Fri. 3PM-7PM Sat. 8AM - 2PM 2918 Harper

New housing area Haskell to 28th Terrace, go east to Harper, turn right at Harper and follow the signs

Everything is priced to sell. Some of what we have: Interior doors (2) 30” x 78”, (1) 36” x 78”, Jim Shore Large Noah’s Ark, Antique wooden standing sewing box, KU starter coat, Full/Queen bed frame and headboard, Men’s casual & dress clothes: Med to XL women’s clothing: Med to Plus size, puzzles, books, F-150 bench seat (free), lots of misc. Too much to list

Huge Sale Rain or Shine 16

Downsizing 37+ Yrs Accumulation of Collectibles & Stuff. Friday, Sept. 23rd 3pm-7pm Saturday, Sept. 24th 8:00am-? 2914 Harper St. (28th& Harper) PRICED TO SELL!

Hall Crocus coffee dispenser, old oak hand sweeper, old safety razors, Ronson cigarette lighter display case, amber 4 bowl mixing set, Hall Sanigrid teapot, other Hall items, Keystone Junior Viewer, New 1/2” Craftman torque wrench, grease guns, open & closed end wrenchs, Many more items too numerous to mention! PRICED TO SELL! 16

Garage Sale Sat & Sun Sept. 24 & 25 7AM-3PM

1200 E. 27th st. Curtains, knick knacks, lap robes, earrings, wine glasses, set of dishes, picture frames, dining room table & 6 chairs, china hutch, men’s women’s & misses clothing, furniture, Men’s size (new) 48 London Fog Black Overcoat, women’s grey tweed dress coat. 9 drawer dresser with mirror, queen brass headboard, shoes, purses, stroller, craftsman planer, craftsman radial arm saw, several bikes, and much more. 16

HUGE MULTI-FAMILY GARAGE SALE!

Saturday, Sept 24 7AM-2PM

2028 E. 25th Terrace

(Prairie Park area, 1600 Rd south to 25th Terrace turn right, 2 blocks on the right) Furniture: Lane rocker/ recliner, Lane cedar hope chest, Microfiber sleeper sectional, 8 square cubby, bookcases, filing cabinet, full-length mirror. Kid/Baby: Carseats (3 available), PB wall prints, Fisher Price 4x4 Jeep, light green nursery curtains, white wall hook, boy/girl clothing 2T-4T, shoes, Hot Wheels track, etc

TWO WEEKEND SALE! September 23 & 24 September 30 October 1 8AM-?

Lawrence-Rural ANNUAL BOOK+ STUFF SALE Friday: 1PM-5PM Saturday 8AM-2PM Sunday: 9AM-1PM 1254 N. 1000 Rd. Lawrence 3 miles south of Walmart on HWy 59 (Iowa), West 1/2 mile on 1000 rd.

Watch for signs! Two thousand+ booksHistory, Biography, Classical Literature, Poetry, Religion, Fiction, Essays, Literary crticism, Reference, Rehetoric, Health, and more.

Good books for college students! “Jazzy” power wheel chair, computer desk, Porter Cable nail gun, girl’s 21 speed 24 inch bike, TAMIYA vintage RC cars, RC airplane, misc. RC parts, Tempored glass panes- 76inch x 34 inch, tools, misc. home hardware, collectables.

Reasonable Prices!

Basehor

Antique Garage Sale Saturday Sept. 24 9AM-3PM. 20131 147th St. Basehor, KS Dolls, Teddy bears, 78 & 45 records Comic Books Hot Rod Magazines Tools Miniature Tea sets Piano and more!

16735 Ruby Way in Hidden Ridge (Off of 166th st)

Saturday 8AM-5PM Lots Guy Stuff Tools, outdoor equipment, lawn mower, heavy bag, storage containers. Wife has some things to sell to!

GARAGE SALE Friday & Saturday Sept. 23rd & 24th 8AM-6PM each day. 19227 166th Street Basehor, KS 66007 Original artwork, Christmas decorations, household & decorative items, fruit jars - quarts, pints and jelly jars, KENMORE REFRIGERATOR, KENMORE MICROWAVE, BARBECUE GRILL, mini blinds (24x64), lamps, lamp shades, blankets, 2 electric blankets, bedspreads, some Home Interior items, some electronics, books, men & women’s clothing, WEDDING DRESS - Size 12, NEVER BEEN WORN, 7 PROM DRESSES, sizes S, L, 10, 14, 14-13, & 16, like new, lawn de-thatcher, Craftsman lawn spreader, and lots of miscellaneous! DON’T MISS THIS SALE!!

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HUGE Multi-Family Sale 3018 Harper St.

Saturday, 9/24 only! 7:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. (Rain or Shine!)

Don’t miss this one!

103 E. 12th, Eudora (Directions: Church St. exit, North to 12th, left on 12th.) Saturday, 8AM.-3PM. Antiques dishes, Rayo lamp w/shade, winter coats, holiday items, 26” color TV, kids clothes, misc. household, toys, office chair, gifts, square dance clothes (M) and shoes (8), solid lightwood table (47x30) w/4 chairs.

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 www.dalewilleyauto.com

LOW PRICES!!!

Moving Sale Sat. 9/24 8AM-1PM

210 Montrose Court, Eudora. (S. on Church, west at Shadow Ridge, 2 bl. west, left at Montrose Circle) 12 gage shotgun, Craftsman tool box, saw, mitre box, wheelbarrow, extension cords, misc hand and carpenter tools, paint supplies, pump sprayers, sprinklers, hoses, shovels, small tv, wooden coat rack, elderly walker, stroller, pak n play, Nativity set ( yard size) Christmas lights, camping chairs, Q grill (gas) punch bowl set, Kirby with attachments, Shark vacuum.

Shawnee

Garage Sale

Cars-Domestic

6340 Noble st

Buick 2011 Lacrosse CXL save huge on one of the most beautiful sedans in the market! Stk#12975 only $27,995.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Buick 2007 Lucerne CXL, leather heated memory seating, premium alloy wheels, OnStar, power equipment and more, stk#152481 only $17,266. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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

Chevrolet 2010 Malibu’s 32 mpg hwy, nicely equip’d. Like new throughout with remainder of 5yr/100,000 mile factory warranty. 5available price as low as $15,841. 1.9% apr financing available. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chrysler 2010 Sebring Convertible Touring, this is one fun car! Come by for a test drive! Stk#16266 only $16,988. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Look for signs.

Friday: 8AM-4PM Saturday: 8AM-Noon

Bicycles, couches, Mini Fridges, TV’s, clothes, Assorted misc.

Garage Sale

Buick 2006 Lucerne CXS, 4.6 V8, fwd, remote start, premium alloy wheels, steering wheels controls, Harman/Kardon premium sound system and more!! Stk#65781 only $13,555. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Saturday Sept 24 9AM-4PM

Chrysler 2007 300 Touring sedan, this is one stylish and sporty sedan! Stk#126944 only $13,450. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

(North of Shawnee Mission Parkway off Lackman Rd)

W. 49th St. & Monticello Rd. Shawnee 66226 Sept. 23rd & 24th 8AM - 6PM Directions: I-435 to Johnson Dr. West on Johnson Dr. to Monticello. Right on Monticello to 49th St entrance

Neighborhood Garage Sale. Multiple Families Sept. 23rd-24th 8 AM-2 PM

Crystal Place K7 (west) & 75th Street Shawnee

Cadillac 2008 CTS AWD Luxury pkg, Cadillac certified, alloy wheels, Bose sound, On Star….Nice! stk#18381 only $26,450. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 Ford 2010 Focus SE in charwww.dalewilleyauto.com coal gray. Great gas mileage from 4 cyl. automatic. Like new, one owner, no accidents, & priced right. Satellite radio. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Cadillac 2007 CTS leather heated memory seats, On Star, plenty of comfort that only a Cadillac and give you!! Stk#14826A1 only $18,255. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Ford 2003 Mustang Convertible. Popular black with tan leather. Runs super and top works perfect. Lot’s of warm convertible weather left! Automatic, V6, great tires, and much more. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Rummage / Bake Sale Jarbalo United Methodist Church 23580 211th Street (211th & Dempsey) Leavenworth Fri. Sept. 23 8pm-6pm Sat. Sept. 24 8am-3pm Craft supplies, collectibles, canning jars, clothes, Christmas items, kitchen supplies, books, lamps, misc. items too numerous to mention.

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 $16,756. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Home baked goods including cinnamon rolls and pies.

Car-Buyer’s Bill of Rights You have the right to…

Pets English Bulldog puppy for sale, currently vaccinated and shots are up to-date, 11 weeks old, Akc registered, champion blood line $600 email: elainesmith301@hotmail.com

#1 Fair & Easy Credit Approval Process #2 A Lifetime Engine Warranty #3 Love Your Car #4 A No Bullying Car-Buying Experience #5 The Most Money for Your Trade! Lonnie Blackburn “Dealer For The People” www.academycars.com

Pitbull Puppies UKC ABKC Call/txt 785-760-3199 or 917-374-3330 www.blackacrebulls.com

Bonner Springs 708 Murphy (1 block south of Rest Home Corner at Cornell) Look for signs. Thursday, September 22 8AM-6PM Friday, September 23 8AM-6PM Saturday, September 24 8AM-11AM Small TV, Pool Cues, Old Cameras, KU Items, Antique Roy Rogers Autographed Lamp, Home Decor, Travel Ironing Board, Christmas Decorations and Big Christmas Tree, Books, Teachers’ Books and Supplies, Men’s Leather Coats, Men and Women’s Clothes, sweeper, and Many Other Items to see and buy.

Come by and check out this sale.

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

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

Honda 2009 Civic EX coupe, like new, alloy wheels, sunroof, and fun to drive! Stk#19689 only $16,236. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Mercedes 1998 E320, auto, California car, moon, loaded, wht/gray. leather, 21-29MPG, 105k, $7,800 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Mitsubishi 2009 Galant ES, alloy wheels, power equipment, great fuel economy and dependability! Only $13,444. stk#10854. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Honda 2004 EX-L 4dr. loaded with power sunroof, alloy wheels, heated mirrors, leather, PW, tilt, steering wheel controls, Perfect condition. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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

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

Cars-Imports

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

Nissan 2004 Maxima, 4dr Sedan SL Auto, Black, 3.5L V6, 4 Spd Automatic,164,462 Miles, Onyx/Black, $8,500 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

Tonganoxie

Lots of Houshold items! SUPER GARAGE SALE

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

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

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

Yard Sale Saturday: 7AM-4PM

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

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Lots of Misc. Items

HUGE Multifamily Sale!

Cars-Imports

Honda 2007 Accord EX, 4 cylinder gas saving sedan. Beautiful condition and color, ONE owner, moonroof, and EPA 34 MPG hiway! And as usual, a great price on a nice car. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

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14705 W. 65th St Shawnee, KS

Hillcrest Farm Neighborhood Sale

Cars-Imports

A “For The People” Credit Approval Process Will Have You Driving Home a Nicer, Newer Car Today!

Ford 2008 Mustang GT this is one hot ride! Leather heated seats, Shaker sound system, local trade, very nice! Stk#58041A2 only $21,476. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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

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Home deco, clothes, toys, crib, large doghouse, and lots of misc.

3420 N 154th St.

Cars-Domestic

Saturn 2008 Aura 305 XE

(Between Shawnee Mission Parkway and Johnson Drive.)

Multi Family Garage Sale

(Directions: from Leavenworth Rd., go 1/2 north)

Cars-Domestic

Garage Sale

Garage Sale

20807 147th St. Basehor

Clothing: Women’s/Men’s size large & size small Nine West purses, shoes, etc Don’t miss this stop!

Eudora

Stuff from several homes, kitchen, home furnishing, furniture, tools, bikes, lot and lots of stuff.

Misc: HP printer, light fixtures, luggage, new computer keyboard

Crib Bedding, Play Tent/Tunnel, Little Tikes Fold up House, Cordless Phones, Pocket PC/Keyboard, Cell Phones, Gel Nail Light, Scrapbooking Stuff, Empunchlar Diecut Machine, Sizzix Tote, Stationery Items, Office Supplies, Dry Erase Calendar, Bulletin Board, Toys, Baseball/Football Cards, Books, Womens Clothes (XL-3X), Mens Jeans, Boys Clothes (Toddler to Teen), Flip Flops, Kids Shoes, 2 Wedding Dresses, Wedding Shoes & Misc., Jewelry, Purses, Perfume, Toiletries, CDs, VHS Tapes, Jewelry Box, Candles, and TONS of At Home America Home Decor.

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

3/4 mi off Peterson Rd 1/4 mi from Martin Park Follow signs

Thurs. & Fri. 8:30-5PM. Sat. 8AM-Noon.

Desk with shelf unit, china cabinet- 2 Pc, Lowery Organ, Writing desk w/chair, coffee table w/end tables, Sofa w/hide-a-bed -80”, Panty cabinet, folding grocery cart, go-go power chair, paintings, oak student desks, 26” man’s vintage bike, 24” La Jolla cruiser bike 35 MM, SLR camera, drill kit, weed eater.

Go to: http://www2.ljworld.com/market place/classifieds/

Yard Sale

1095 N 1750 Rd

Decor: picture frames, table top accessories, mirrors, 4 tan curtain panels (like new)

1715 Bullene one block West of Haskell.

Place your Garage Sale Ad Today!

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Thursday, Friday, & Saturday Sept 22, 23, 24

A cute little boy will also be selling water, cookies, and popcorn!

Saturday: 9/24 Only

Tons of New and Used, Household, Fishing, Sporting Goods, DVDs, Video Games. Everything must go!

Bedding: Queen sheet/ coverlet set, Queen comforter, 2 navy twin comforters Kitchen: coffee pot (grind n brew), wine glasses, skillets, rug, etc Modern

Starts at 9:00 AM

Partial Estate/ Garage Sale

Huge Sale Fri Sept. 23 7am

2821 Lankford Drive

Friday Sept. 23 7AM-3PM

We are trying to raise money for my son to go to Orlando, Florida to compete with the LHS Band, therefore, we are selling our stuff to raise funds for his portion of the trip!

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110 Pawnee (2 Blks S. of Mass)

Sat 24 1304 W 2nd St. 8 to ?

2 Family Yard Sale

Lawrence

Boats-Water Craft

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 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Acura 2006 RL AWD, auto/sportshift, Navi/6cd, moon, heated. seats, loaded, silver/black. leather, 100k. View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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

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

BMW 1999 323I, leather, alloy wheels, dual air bags, lots of luxury without the large price! Only $10,775. stk#368902 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Lexus 2002 GS 430 4.3L, V-8 engine with automatic trans. Beautiful midnight black w/gray interior. sunroof, navigation, custom chrome wheels. Thousand below book at only $13,450. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Lincoln 2009 MKZ premium alloy wheels, steering wheel controls, cd changer, Sync, leather, and more for only $18,752. stk#404101. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Mazda 2006 Mazda5 Sport Wagon. Really nice, 5 door with dual sliding side doors. Dark gray, only 63K miles. Automatic. FUN car! Brand new tires. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

22 ft aqua patio boat. 80 HP 4 stroke yamaha motor and trailor. Clinton Marina dock G819. $5000. Call: 785-841-3054

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

Pontiac 2009 G8 GT 6.0 V8 with lots of power to spare! You gotta drive this one! Not many left! Stk#11346 only $26,853. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Pontiac 1999 Grand Am GT. 186k. Good condition. Tinted glass. Leather. Well maintained. upgraded sound system (blue tooth, dvd, ipod compatible). $2000/best offer. Call: 785-218-7409

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

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

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Nissan 2004 Maxima 3.5L auto, 20”wheels, new tires, well maintained, Bose, CD changer, loaded, 20-27MPG 165k, $8500 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049 Nissan 2011 Sentra. 4 dr silver with power windows, AC, radio/cd player, automatic, cruise control, only 8600 miles. Only one owner. Great first time car for student or save gas to and from work. Selling price $16,500. Call or text 785-550-4595. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

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

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Sport Utility-4x4

Sport Utility-4x4

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Vans-Buses

Nissan 2003 Pathfinder SE. Beautiful condition, last of the popular body style, leather, moonroof, great history, and 2 wheel drive. Excellent sudent car for under $9K. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7

Toyota 2007 Tacoma 4X4, 1 owner, ext. cab, auto, cloth, SR5pkg2, tow, alloy, ABS, 105k, $17,900 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

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 $22,844. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2010 HHR LT 4cyl, get great gas mileage and plenty of room. Chevy Certified w/2yrs of worry free maintenance! Stk#10963 only $14,250. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Hummer 2007 H3 Adventure 3.7L, 5cycl. 4x4, red with black & tan interior. This 1 owner SUV is perfect inside & out with all options. Special price $17,888. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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Ford 2007 Explorer Sport Trac Ltd 4x4, leather heated seats, sunroof, tow pkg, running boards, and much, much more! Stk#453472 only $22,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

GMC 2008 Canyon SL 4cyl, bed liner, alloy wheels, On Star, A/C stk#13730 only $14,444.00 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT GMC 1997 Savana Conversion Van. 5.7L V8 engline. Limited conversion w/ high top. Only $4,888. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P. fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, vs. Tim Lowry and Erica Lowry, et al. Defendants. Case No. 10CV483 Court Number: 4 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60

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Nissan 2007 Murano AWD S, alloy wheels, power seat, power pedals, and more. Stk#15039 only $20,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com Chevrolet 1989 K1500 4x4, Awesome work truck, rhino sprayed, won’t rust anymore! $3,998. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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

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Pontiac 2007 Vibe 4cyl, 5sp, FWD, one owner, local trade. Beat the gas prices in this dependable ride! Stk#344921 only $10,995. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Chevrolet 2006 Trailblazer LS, 4.2L, 6cyl. Stunning blue w/gray interior. Sun roof, tow PKG, tinted windows, CD player, Alloy wheels. 3 to choose from. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Chevrolet 2008 Trailblazer LS

Chrysler 2006 PT Cruiser Touring only 46K miles, very nice with lots of equipment! Great gas mileage and great low payments! Only $9,815 stk#149051 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Saturn 2008 Outlook XE, sunroof, alloy wheels, 2nd row bench, room for 8! Lots of style for a very affordable price! Only $23,450. stk#14344 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Ford 2006 Escape Hybrid, FWD, 4cyl. auto, 31-36MPG. 98K, CD/changer, PW, PL, $11,000 View pictures at www.theselectionautos.com 785.856.0280 845 Iowa St. Lawrence, KS 66049

GMC 2009 Acadia SLE, one owner, tow pkg, room for 8 pass, alloy wheels, power seat, 24 mpg hwy, stk# 19786A1 only $23,844. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Volkswagen 2007 GTI one owner, local trade, sunroof, spoiler, alloy wheels, CD changer, some much fun to drive! stk#319421Only #17,845. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Volvo 2006 XC90 AWD loaded with luxury! Stk#17346 only $21,995. Great finance terms are available Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com GMC 2007 Acadia SLT, leather heated seats, sunroof, remote start, DVD, Bose sound, On Star, XM and so much more! Stk#516261 only $22,870. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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

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Subaru 2004 Outback Legacy AWD, alloy wheels, power equip, great dependability!! Stk#314652, only $9,800. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Hyundai 2003 Santa Fe. NICE all wheel drive, leather, heated seats, moonroof, alloy wheels with newer tires. ONE owner, Nice burgandy with gray interior. Sale price of only $6750. See website for photos. Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. Toyota 2006 4Runner lim785-856-6100 24/7 ited, 4WD, 3rows, auto leather, loaded, moon, heated seats, spoiler, Infiniti 2002 QX4, 4X4 in 103k $17,995 awesome condition, beauView pictures at tiful platinum gray. One of www.theselectionautos.com the nicest little SUV’s ever 785.856.0280 made, and has that fa845 Iowa St. mous Nissan V6. Come Lawrence, KS 66049 take a look. See website for photos. Truck-Pickups Rueschhoff Automobiles rueschhoffautos.com 2441 W. 6th St. 785-856-6100 24/7 Jeep 1978 CJ-5 $4000/or best offer. Clear (non-salvaged) Kansas title. Body is in great shape, 35 in. over-sized radials, Edelbrock Carb, Original V8 & 3 speed shift pattern. Runs great! $2000 of me- Chevrolet 2006 Colorado chanical work. If you are W/T 4cyl, cruise control, interested please call or hard to find and ready to text Lucas at 785-840-7446, do the job! Stk#14904 or email at only $9,915. lucas.houk@yahoo.com Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Ford 2006 F250 Crew Cab Lariat Diesel, auto, stunning black w/slightly chrome everywhere. This is a highboy 4x4 with leather, sunroof, tinted windows, & off road package. You will not find another Truck like it! All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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

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Jeep 2007 Commander Sport 4wd, sunroof, abs, 3rd row seating, stk#19824A only $18,498. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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NISSAN 2008 ARMADA LE 4WD, Sunroof, leather, alloy wheels, Bose Sound, 2nd row, bench, power liftgate, one owner, VERY NICE! STK#100331, ONLY $31,745. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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Dodge 2007 Nitro SXT 4X4

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Jeep 2005 Liberty Sport. Awesome blue color, very clean, with perfect alloy wheels & automatic. Brand new JVC Audio unit with remote and MP3. Only 86K miles. Very clean interior. Chevrolet 2003 S-10 LS See website for photos. P/U 4wd, V6, automatic, Rueschhoff Automobiles crew cab, bed liner, tonrueschhoffautos.com neau cover, alloy wheels, 2441 W. 6th St. pwr equip, low miles, 785-856-6100 24/7 these are really hard to find!! Only $13,815. stk#395881 Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P. fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, vs. Cheston R. Eisenhour and Kimberly Eisenhour, et al. Defendants. Case No. 10CV765 Court Number: 6 Pursuant to K.S.A. Chapter 60

Ford 2006 F150 XLT Ext cab, tow pkg, alloy wheels, running boards, tonneau cover, and more! Stk#18017b1 only $10,815. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Jeep 2008 Grand Cherokee Laredo 4x4, 3.7L, 6cyl., adjustable foot pedals, tire pressure monitoring system, chrome package, Alaskan silver with 2 tone interior. All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (116194) ________ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World September 23, 2011)

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Toyota 1998 Tacoma SRS PU 4x4, ext. cab. 5sp, cold AC, tow package. Did I mention 4x4 ext. cab! Hard to find! All American Auto Mart 1200 East Santa Fe Olathe KS 66061 visit our website www.aaamkc.com Call 888-239-5723 Today.

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Dodge 2008 Nitro RT 4wd, leather heated seats, sunroof, home link, CD changer, and much more! Stk#14989 only $21,445. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Toyota 2007 Sienna XLE one owner, lots of room for the family with plenty of comfort and dependability! Stk#556051 only $22,444. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

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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 $18,450. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

Chevrolet 2006 Silverado LT crew cab, 4WD, alloy wheels, On Star, Chevrolet Certified, everything you have been looking for in a truck! Stk#17352 only $19,652. Dale Willey 785-843-5200 www.dalewilleyauto.com

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com

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vs. Korrawit Treemaneekarn, et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV176

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. Court Number: 1 The sale is to be made without appraisement and Pursuant to K.S.A. subject to the redemption Chapter 60 period as provided by law, NOTICE OF SALE and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit Under and by virtue of an www.Southlaw.com Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Court of Douglas County, Douglas County, Kansas Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Prepared By: Kansas, will offer for sale at South & Associates, P.C. public auction and sell to Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) the highest bidder for cash 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 in hand, at the Lower Level Overland Park, KS 66211 of the Judicial and Law En(913)663-7600 forcement Center of the (913)663-7899 (Fax) Courthouse at Lawrence, Attorneys For Plaintiff Douglas County, Kansas, on (115286) October 6, 2011, at 10:00 _______ AM, the following real estate: (First published in The Lawrence Daily Journal-World, Lot Five (5), in Block Six (6), Friday, September 16, 2011) REPLAT OF CIMMARON HILLS, a subdivision in the IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF City of Lawrence, as shown DOUGLAS COUNTY, by the recorded plat KANSAS thereof, in Douglas County, CIVIL DEPARTMENT Kansas, commonly known as 2516 Bonanza Street, BAC Home Loans Servicing, Lawrence, KS 66047 (the L.P. fka Countrywide Home “Property”) Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff, to satisfy the judgment in vs. the above-entitled case. Janet H. Delgado and Benito The sale is to be made E. Delgado, et al. without appraisement and Defendants. subject to the redemption period as provided by law, Case No. 10CV863 and further subject to the Court Number: 1 approval of the Court. For more information, visit Pursuant to K.S.A. www.Southlaw.com Chapter 60 Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff NOTICE OF SALE Douglas County, Kansas Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me by the Clerk of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas, the undersigned Sheriff of Douglas County, Kansas, will offer for sale at public auction and sell to the highest bidder for cash in hand, at the Lower Level of the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, on October 13, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate:

Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (127453) _______ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World September 23, 2011)

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Beginning at a point on the Section line 332.9 feet Federal National North of the Southeast Mortgage Association Corner of the Northe east Plaintiff, Quarter of Section 33, vs. Township 13 South, Range Leroy Smith and 21 East of the Sixth PrinciAnn E. Smith, et al. pal Meridian; thence West Defendants. 440.0 feet; thence North parallel to the East line of Case No. 11CV278 said Northeast Quarter Court Number: 1 198.0 fee et; thence 440.0 feet to the Section line; Pursuant to K.S.A. thence South on the SecChapter 60 tion line 198.0 feet to the po oint of beginning, in NOTICE OF SALE Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 959 East 2300th Road, Eudora, Under and by virtue of an Order of Sale issued to me KS 66025 (the “Property”) by the Clerk of the District to satisfy the judgment in Court of Douglas County, the above-entitled case. Kansas, the undersigned The sale is to be made Sheriff of Douglas County, without appraisement and Kansas, will offer for sale at subject to the redemption public auction and sell to period as provided by law, the highest bidder for cash and further subject to the in hand, at the Lower Level approval of the Court. For of the Judicial and Law Enmore information, visit forcement Center of the Courthouse at Lawrence, www.Southlaw.com Douglas County, Kansas, on Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff October 20, 2011, at 10:00 Douglas County, AM, the following real estate: Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Brian R. Hazel (KS # 21804) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (123772) _______

(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World September 9, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT BAC Home Loans Servicing, L.P. fka Countrywide Home Loans Servicing, L.P. Plaintiff,

Apartment No. 4-B of “The Fountains”, as delineated on the survey of a portion of Lot 28, Holiday Hills Addition No. 7, an addition to the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, being a subdivision located in the Northwest one-quarter of Section 35, Township 12 South, Range 19 East, in Douglas County, Kansas, which survey is attached as Document No. 19502 to Declaration made by Hird Incorporated, a corporation, recorded in the Office of the Register of Deeds of Douglas County, Kansas, on the 9th day of December, 1969, in Book 226, Page 525 as Document No. 19503; to-

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gether with an undivided 4.6971% interest in said portion of Lot 28 (taken as a tract) in Holiday Hills Addition No. 7, a subdivision as aforesaid (excepting from said portion of Lot 28, Holiday Hills Addition No. 7, all the land, property and space known as Apartments No. 1-A to 8-A of “The Fountains”, both inclusive, Apartments 1-B to 6-B of “The Fountains”, both inclusive, and Apartments No. 1-C to 8-C of “The Fountains”, both inclusive as said apartments are delineated in said survey), said undivided interest being in and to the common areas and facilities as set forth in said declaration, commonly known as 962 Jana Drive, Lawrence, KS 66049 (the “Property”)

(First published in the Law- (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World rence Daily Journal-World September 16, 2011) September 9, 2011)

to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (129071) ________

(First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World September 23, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT Branch Banking and Trust Company Plaintiff, vs. Patrick T. Willis and Candy S. Willis, et al. Defendants. Case No. 11CV349 Court Number: 4 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 October 20, 2011, at 10:00 AM, the following real estate: Lot 16, less the South 2 feet thereof, and all of Lot 17, in Block 206, in the City of Eudora, in Douglas County, Kansas, commonly known as 715 Birch Street, Eudora, KS 66025 (the “Property”) to satisfy the judgment in the above-entitled case. The sale is to be made without appraisement and subject to the redemption period as provided by law, and further subject to the approval of the Court. For more information, visit www.Southlaw.com Kenneth McGovern, Sheriff Douglas County, Kansas Prepared By: South & Associates, P.C. Megan Cello (KS # 24167) 6363 College Blvd., Suite 100 Overland Park, KS 66211 (913)663-7600 (913)663-7899 (Fax) Attorneys For Plaintiff (129379) ________

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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS DIVISION 5 CAPITOL FEDERAL SAVINGS BANK Plaintiff, vs.

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS CIVIL DEPARTMENT MELISSA BOISEN 3728 Overland Ct. The Bank of New York Mel- Lawrence, KS 66049 lon, as Trustee for CIT Mortgage Loan Trust 2007-1 RONALD D. BOISEN Plaintiff, 3728 Overland Ct vs. Lawrence, KS 66049 Ashley D Kranitz aka Ashley Unknown Respective Krantz, Will J Kranitz, Jane Spouse, if any of Doe, John Doe, CIT Loan Melissa A. Boisen Corporation s/b/m to The Unknown Respective CIT Group/Consumer Fi- Spouse, if any of nance, Inc., Mortgage Elec- Ronald D. Boisen tronic Registration Sys- STATE OF KANSAS, tems, Inc., and Vericrest Fi- DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE, nancial, Inc., et al., DIRECTOR OF TAXATION Defendants ASSET ACCEPTANCE LLC Case No. 11CV534 Court No. The unknown heirs, executors, administrators, deviTitle to Real Estate Involved sees, trustees, creditors Pursuant to K.S.A. §60 and assigns of any deceased defendants; the unNOTICE OF SUIT known spouses of any defendants; the unknown ofSTATE OF KANSAS to the ficers, successors, trustees, above named Defendants creditors and assigns of and The Unknown Heirs, ex- any defendants that are ecutors, devisees, trustees, existing, dissolved or dorcreditors, and assigns of mant corporations; the unany deceased defendants; known executors, administhe unknown spouses of trators, devisees, trustees, any defendants; the un- creditors, successors and known officers, successors, assigns of any defendants trustees, creditors and as- that are or were partnersor signs of any defendants in partnership; the unthat are existing, dissolved known guardians, conseror dormant corporations; vators and trustees of any the unknown executors, ad- defendants that are minors ministrators, devisees, or are under any legal disatrustees, creditors, succes- bility; and the unknown sors and assigns of any de- heirs, executors, adminisfendants that are or were trators, devisees, trustees, partners or in partnership; creditors and assigns of and the unknown guardi- any person alleged to be ans, conservators and trus- deceased. tees of any defendants that Defendants. are minors or are under any legal disability and all other Case No. 11 CV 495 person who are or may be Proceeding Under K.S.A. concerned: Chapter 60 YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED Title to Real Estate Involved that a Petition for Mortgage NOTICE OF SUIT Foreclosure has been filed in the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas by THE STATE OF KANSAS TO: The Bank of New York Mellon, as Trustee for CIT Ronald D. Boisen, Melissa A. Mortgage Loan Trust Boisen, State of Kansas, De2007-1, praying for foreclo- partment of Revenue and sure of certain real prop- Asset Acceptance, LLC erty legally described as follows: You are hereby notified that a petition has been LOT NINETEEN (19) IN filed in the District Court of BLOCK ONE (1) IN HOLIDAY Douglas County, Kansas, by HILLS, AN ADDITION TO THE CAPITOL FEDERAL SAVINGS CITY OF LAWRENCE IN BANK, praying to foreclose DOUGLAS COUNTY, KAN- on the tract of real estate SAS. Parcel #: described as follows for 067-35-0-20-10-020.00 the purpose of obtaining good title of said tract of for a judgment against de- real estate: fendants and any other inLot terested parties and, unless 14, in Block 7, in otherwise served by per- Westland Addition, an Adsonal or mail service of dition to the City of Lawsummons, the time in rence, as shown by the rewhich you have to plead to corded plat thereof, in the Petition for Foreclosure Douglas County, Kansas in the District Court of (commonly known as 3728 Douglas County, Kansas Overland Ct., Lawrence, KS will expire on October 28, 66049). 2011. If you fail to plead, judgment and decree will You are hereby required to be entered in due course plead to said petition, on or upon the request of plain- before October 14, 2011, in tiff. said Court at Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas. MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC Should you fail therein, By: judgment and decree will Chad R. Doornink, #23536 be entered in due course cdoornink@msfirm.com upon said petition. Lindsey L. Craft, #23315 lcraft@msfirm.com CAPITOL FEDERAL Jeremy M. Hart, #20886 SAVINGS BANK jhart@msfirm.com Plaintiff Jennifer L. Michaels, #24256 jmichaels@msfirm.com PREPARED BY: 11460 Tomahawk Creek Parkway, Suite 300 James B. Biggs #14079 Leawood, KS 66211 CAVANAUGH & LEMON (913) 339-9132 2942A SW Wanamaker (913) 339-9045 (fax) Drive, Ste. 100 Topeka, KS 66603 ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF (785) 440-4000 ATTORNEYS FOR PLAINTIFF MILLSAP & SINGER, LLC AS ________ ATTORNEYS FOR THE BANK OF NEW YORK MELLON, AS TRUSTEE FOR CIT MORT- (First published in the LawGAGE LOAN TRUST 2007-1 IS rence Daily Journal-World ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT A September 16, 2011) DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS _______

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trators, devisees, trustees, (First published in the Lawcreditors and assigns of rence Daily Journal-World any person alleged to be September 16, 2011) deceased, MARY L. HODSON Respondents. IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DEFENDANTS DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS Case No. 2011CV476 Case No. 11CV531 Div. No. 1 In the Matter of the Div. No. Estate of K.S.A. 60 Pursuant to K.S.A. DARRELL B. HIME, Deceased Mortgage Chapter 60 Case No. 11 PR 153 Foreclosure Div. No. 1 NOTICE OF SUIT NOTICE OF SUIT Petition Filed Pursuant to The State of Kansas to all K.S.A. Chapter 59. The State of Kansas to: unknown persons who are TITLE TO REAL ESTATE MARY L. HODSON, A/K/A or may be concerned: INVOLVED MARY HODSON, A/K/A MARY LOUISE HODSON; You are hereby notified NOTICE TO CREDITORS JOHN DOE (REAL NAME UN- that a Petition has been KNOWN); MARY DOE (REAL filed in the District Court of THE STATE OF KANSAS TO NAME UNKNOWN); CITY OF Douglas County by Plaintiff, ALL PERSONS CONCERNED: LAWRENCE, KANSAS Lawrence M. Pearson, praying for quieting title on You are hereby notified and the unknown heirs, ex- personal property identithat on September 13, 2011, ecutors, administrators, fied as a 1947 Chevy beara Petition for Probate of devisees, trustees, credi- ing VIN# 6EJJ18595, and you Will and Issuance of Letters tors, and assigns of such of are hereby required to of Administration, c.t.a., unthe defendants as may be plead to the Petition on or der the Kansas Simplified deceased; the unknown before October 27, 2011, at Estates Act was filed in this spouses of the defendants; 9:00 a.m., in the court at 111 Court by Justin N. Hime, an the unknown officers, suc- E. 11th Street, Lawrence, heir, devisee, and legatee cessors, trustees, creditors Kansas. If you fail to plead, of Darrell B. Hime, deand assigns of such de- judgement and decree will ceased, Jerry Katzfey havfendants as are existing, be entered in due course ing declined to serve as Exdissolved or dormant cor- upon the Petition. ecutor. porations; the unknown guardians and trustees of Prepared By: All creditors are notified to such of the defendants as exhibit their demands are minors or are in any- /s/ Darryl Graves against the Estate within wise under legal disability; Darryl Graves #08991 four months from the date and all other persons who Darryl Graves Law Office, of the first publication of are or may be concerned: P.C. this notice, as provided by 1041 New Hampshire Street law, and if their demands You are hereby notified Lawrence, Kansas 66044 are not thus exhibited, they that a petition has been (785) 843-8117 forever shall be barred. filed in the District Court of Attorney for Petitioner ________ Douglas County, Kansas, by Justin N. Hime, Jpmorgan Chase Bank, NaPetitioner tional Association for judgment in the sum of STOUGH & CATT $82,739.18, plus interest, costs and other relief; judgment that plaintiff’s lien is a first lien on the said real (First published in the Lawproperty and sale of said rence Daily Journal-World property to satisfy the inSeptember 16, 2011) debtedness, said property described as follows, to IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF wit: DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS THE EAST 17 FEET OF LOT 5, AND THE WEST 49.5 FEET OF LOT 6, IN BLOCK B, IN SOUTHWEST ADDITION NUMBER 7, AN ADDITION TO THE CITY OF LAWRENCE, DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS, AS SHOWN BY THE RECORDED PLAT THEREOF. Commonly known as 1802 W 22nd, Lawrence, Kansas 66046 and you are hereby required to plead to said petition in said Court at Lawrence, Kansas on or before the 31st day of October, 2011. Should you fail therein judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon said petition. THIS IS AN ATTEMPT TO COLLECT A DEBT AND ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED FOR THAT PURPOSE. SHAPIRO & MOCK, LLC Attorneys for Plaintiff 6310 Lamar - Suite 235 Overland Park, KS 66202 (913)831-3000 Fax No. (913)831-3320 Our File No. 11-002865/dkb _______ (First published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World September 16, 2011) IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, KANSAS LAWRENCE M. PEARSON, Petitioner, vs. KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE, DIVISION OF MOTOR VEHICLES, the unknown heirs, executors, administrators, devisees, trustees, creditors and assigns of any Defendant as may be deceased and the spouse of any Defendant; the unknown officers, successors, trustees, creditors and assigns of such Defendants as are or were partners or in partnership; and the unknown guardians, conservators and trustees of such and any Defendants as are minors or are in anywise under legal disability; and the unknown heirs, executors, adminis-

In the Matter of the Estate of DiAnne Mae Damro, Deceased. No. 2011 PR 150 Proceeding Under K.S.A. Chapter 59

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(Published in the Lawrence Daily Journal-World September 23, 2011) To: The voters of Douglas County, State of Kansas, Election at large. PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given in accordance with K.S.A. 2-611, as amended, State of Kansas, that on the date, and the time, and place mentioned below, the citizens of voting age of Douglas County shall meet for the purpose of nominating candidates for Agriculture, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, Economic Development as Representatives to the Douglas County Extension Council. Douglas County, Tuesday, September 27, 2011, 6:30 p.m., Douglas County Extension Office, Deal Six Auditorium, 2110 Harper Street, Lawrence, Kansas 66046-3242. Consideration shall be given to the Extension Program for Douglas County. Rich Barr, Chairperson Executive Board ________

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NOTICE OF HEARING AND NOTICE TO CREDITORS The State of Kansas to all persons concerned: You are hereby notified that on September 6, 2011, a petition was filed in this court by Elizabeth Joan Handley, who is named as executor in the will of DiAnne Mae Damro, deceased, praying for admission to probate of the will of DiAnne Mae Damro, deceased, dated the 2nd day of October, 2003, which is filed with said petition, and for the appointment of Elizabeth Joan Handley, as executor of said will, without bond, and you are hereby notified to file your written defenses thereto on or before the 13th day of October, 2011, at 10:00 o’clock a.m., of said day in said court in the City of Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, at which time and place said cause will be heard. Should you fail therein, judgment and decree will be entered in due course upon said petition. All creditors of the decedent are notified to exhibit their demands against the said estate within four (4) months from the date of the first publication of this notice as provided by law, and if their demands are not thus exhibited they shall be forever barred. Elizabeth Joan Handley Petitioner Byron E. Springer - #05701 BARBER EMERSON, L.C. 1211 Massachusetts Street Post Office Box 667 Lawrence, Kansas 66044 (785) 843-6600 (785) 843-8405 (fax) E-mail: bspringer@barberemerson.com

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Dear Green-Eyed: There are a lot of things wrong with this. We don’t care how tired your husband is, surely he could work up some interest in sex in two years. The fact that he hasn’t is worrisome and, combined with the attention he receives from another woman, puts your relationship at risk. We don’t know why James’ brother turns a blind eye to his wife’s flirtations, but that is his problem. Yours is to find a way to reconnect intimately with your husband. Talk to a counselor, get some books from the library, watch some

‘Gifted Man’ newest show to repackage old ideas Much like Frankenstein’s monster or killer robots, mediocre new shows are often cobbled together from spare parts lying around the laboratory. Or the garage. Or the TV graveyard. “A Gifted Man” (7 p.m., CBS) appears in the old “Medium” and “Ghost Whisperer” time slot and reanimates any number of ancient cliches. On a very basic level, “Gifted” is about a hotshot surgeon, Dr. Michael Holt (Patrick Wilson), who begins seeing and chatting with his recently deceased ex-wife, Anna (Jennifer Ehle). She doesn’t show up to help him with the pottery, as in the 1990 tearjerker “Ghost,” but to make sure that he takes time from his busy schedule of serving only rich people to make sure that her clinic on the poor side of town keeps running. ‘‘Gifted” echoes any number of shows about insensitive jerks who get a cosmic kick in the pants. It’s a story at least as old as Ebenezer Scrooge in Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Careful CBS viewers may recall that before he was “The Mentalist,” Simon Baker was “The Guardian,” an arrogant yuppie lawyer sentenced to community service who turned into something resembling a human being. ‘‘Gifted” unfolds in much the same way. At first Michael is a mean guy when he’s not being a vain guy. Then one of his playboy pals goes the way of all flesh, his dead ex shows up, and before you know it, he’s inviting sick, impoverished youth to his shiny, expensive clinic. The good news is that “Gifted” is endowed with Margo Martindale as Rita, the busy doctor’s dutiful assistant. Folks may recall Martindale all but stealing the past season of “Justified.” And if they didn’t see that, they might have caught her moving speech at last Sunday’s Emmys while accepting her best supporting actress award for that FX series. The bad news is that Rita is not given much to do or say. But the show is young. As the right-hand woman to a man who has just started speaking to the dead, Rita may have some interesting adjustments to make. And the reason Rita’s character can develop is that she’s alive. Ghosts tend to come in only two flavors: nice and terrifying. Anna is perfectly nice, and that’s too bad. Not to speak ill of the imaginary dead, but she’s kind of boring. Give me a malevolent haunting any day.

The fate of Peter Bishop hangs in the balance, or somewhere, on the season premiere of “Fringe” (8 p.m., Fox).

Tonight’s season premieres

Problems in the Garden State on “Kitchen Nightmares” (7 p.m., Fox).

New alliances on “Nikita” (7 p.m., CW).

Mac recalls 9/11 on “CSI: NY” (8 p.m., CBS).

Questions of God and death and stuff on “Supernatural” (8 p.m., CW).

Tony Bennett and Carrie Underwood guest-star on “Blue Bloods” (9 p.m., CBS).

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JACQUELINE BIGAR’S STARS For Friday, Sept. 23: This year, you gain a greater sense of direction, as you are focused. You will not scatter your energy; you will be most direct. If you are single, you could meet someone through an expanding circle of friends. If you are attached, the two of you will bond by socializing more. Leo helps get you moving. 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)  Others could be a handful in the next few months. What you need to do is not personalize everything you hear or what others do. Tonight: Let your hair down. Taurus (April 20-May 20)  Remain more sensitive to different people, especially if they are involved with you personally. Your private life seems to take precedence. Tonight: Buy flowers or a favorite dessert — something that will make the evening special. Gemini (May 21-June 20)  Your creativity emerges when speaking to others. Some might feel

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you are witty; others think you are funny. Tonight: Hang out with friends. Cancer (June 21-July 22)  Be aware of the costs of pursuing a certain path. It could cause an unexpected twist. Tonight: Treat time. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22)  The Moon empowers you, just in time for the weekend. You can clear out a lot of work, complete a project and get more done than you anticipated. Tonight: Have a ball. Love the moment. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22)  Know how much you have to offer, and even if you are feeling insecure, don’t step back. Tonight: Vanish while you can. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 22)  The Sun enters your sign, allowing greater visibility. You know what you want and where you are heading. Tonight: The world is your oyster. Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21)  Others need to know where you stand. Your nerves could be fried by a demanding week and a lot of changes in your daily life. Tonight: Leader of the gang.

Sagittarius (Nov. 22Dec. 21)  Focus on your long-term goals, especially when you are in a meeting. Your creativity could flare, adding to any situation. Tonight: Where the action is. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19)  A partnership or an involvement with another source of money keeps you on your toes. You might be a little too manipulative, and others respond in kind. Tonight: Go with another person’s plans. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18)  Clearly someone else is in control. You might need to review a matter with greater care. Your ability to visualize could be very different from others’. Tonight: The only answer to an invitation is “yes.” Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20)  Continue to deal with others directly. Someone feels so good when you focus on him or her. Tonight: Out with friends.

— The astrological forecast should be read for entertainment only.

BIRTHDAYS Actor Mickey Rooney is 91. Actress Margaret Pellegrini (“The Wizard of Oz”) is 88. Singer Julio Iglesias is 68. Actresssinger Mary Kay Place is 64. Rock star Bruce Springsteen is 62. Rock musician Leon Taylor

(The Ventures) is 56. Golfer Larry Mize is 53. Actor Jason Alexander is 52. Actress Elizabeth Pena is 52. Actor Chi McBride is 50. Actor Erik Todd Dellums is 47. Actress LisaRaye is 45. Singer Ani DiFranco is 41. Rock

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brick 9 Opponent 10 Home planet of a Robin Williams character 11 Invention of new words 12 Bugged 13 Lumberjacks 19 Told whoppers 21 Display at the Getty 25 Prison exercise area 26 Earthshaking event 27 Versifier Ogden 32 Volleyball court dividers 34 Coup d’___ (rebellion) 36 Hoosier State (Abbr.) 37 Keaton of “The First Wives’ Club” 40 “... __ saw Elba”

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Dear Annie: I think my brother-in-law’s wife is attracted to my husband, “James.” James believes this to be true, as well, but he rather enjoys the attention. Whenever we are at his brother’s house, the wife is always flirting with James, touching him and finding reasons to be near him. When it’s time for us to go, she practically begs him to stay. She also often makes subtle suggestive comments, and this really gets on my nerves. As an added twist, my husband and I are not sexually active. We’ve not been intimate in nearly two years. This was a mutual decision. James is always tired when he gets home from longdistance driving. I’m on two separate antidepressants that just about kill off any shred of sexual interest. A few times, I’ve told James that if he is interested in sex, I’d be quite amenable, but he repeatedly tells me he’s too tired. I asked him why he lets her flirt with him, and he says it’s fun, but insists he’s not interested in having an affair with her or anyone else. We have been married for 12 years and have no children, so he has all of my attention and plenty of affection. This flirtation was going on even before she married into the family. I had hoped

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singer Sarah Bettens (K’s Choice) is 39. Recording executive Jermaine Dupri is 39. Actor Kip Pardue is 35. Pop singer Erik-Michael Estrada (”Making the Band”) is 32. Actress Aubrey Dollar is 31.

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