Archive for Monday, March 18, 2013

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12:26 a.m.
Kansas players make their way out of a NCAA selection show watch party at the fieldhouse on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at Allen Fieldhouse. From left are Kevin Young, Perry Ellis, Niko Roberts, Evan Manning, Travis Releford and Christian Garrett. Kansas was selected as the number 1 seed in the South Regional and will play Western Kentucky in the field of 64 on Friday in Kansas City. KU earns No. 1 seed in South region
5:14 p.m., March 17, 2013 Updated 12:18 a.m.
The Kansas men’s basketball team earned the No. 1 seed in the South region and will face 16th-seeded Western Kentucky approximately 8:50 p.m. Central time Friday in Kansas City, Mo. By Gary Bedore
7:00 a.m.
Franco Garcia, an air brush artist in Lawrence, puts the finishing touches on a new Jayhawk March 11 at the Kansas Union. This new sculpture, plus a three-foot-deep underground column serving as its anchor, is filled with about three tons of concrete and steel rebar to prevent theft and vandalism. New Jayhawk sculpture in front of KU Union ready to withstand lots of ‘love’
March 17, 2013
It might seem glamorous, but it’s a tough job serving as the Classic Jayhawk sculpture in front of the Kansas Union on the Kansas University campus. But KU staff are confident that the newest Classic Jayhawk, the third edition, will be up to the task. By Matt Erickson
11:46 a.m.
The six candidates for three open city commission seats from left clockwise, Mike Amyx, Jeremy Farmer, Terry Riordan, Leslie Soden, Scott Criqui and Rob Chestnut. A look at key filings by Lawrence City Commission candidates
March 18, 2013
A look at the statements of substantial interest forms as filed by candidates of the Lawrence City Commission.
2:58 p.m.
Velocity Church Pastor Justin Jenkins, right, and his wife, Marissa, discuss relationships during a Velocity Church service Sunday, March 10, 2013, at the Lawrence Arts Center, 940 New Hampshire St. Turning the tide: As traditional churches see interest wane, upstarts draw in young people
March 18, 2013
Bars aren’t the only venue downtown where patrons can find dim lights, loud music and 20-somethings swaying rhythmically. Visit Velocity Church, Greenhouse Culture or Vintage Church on any given Sunday morning and you likely will see a similar scene. By Arley Hoskin

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