Gene McCauley, former coordinator of Kansas Big Brother Big Sisters
Pass It On -- Outdoor Mentors, gives Markeisha West some pointers
as she fishes with her Big Sister Brynn Harris. They participated
June 5 in a Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County kick-off
party in Linwood.
Marvin Pfannenstiel, left, attends the River City Cosmopolitan Club
Diabetes Golf Classic with his son Pat Pfannenstiel, a Lawrence
River City Cosmopolitan Club member. The event was May 28 at the
Alvamar Public Golf Course.
From left, Leann Dickson, Susan Stagg and Cheryl Dunham, members of
the Lawrence River City Cosmopolitan Club, attend the club's annual
golf tournament. The fund-raiser was May 28 at Alvamar Public Golf
Daniel Pennington and his little brother Adrian Wisdom paddle
through the brush in the lake at Fall Leaf Farm in Linwood. They
attended the Big Brothers Big Sisters Pass It On -- Outdoor Mentors
kick-off party on June 5. The program, which is offered at the
state and national levels, emphasizes outdoor activities such as
bird watching, archery, target shooting and fishing.
Lawrence River City Cosmopolitan Club members, from left, are Cindy
Harmon, Phyllis Hertling, Pat Hohman, Mike Hertling, Susan Stagg,
Diana Klopfenstein, Cheryl Dunham, Susie Bartlett and Peggy
Pfannenstiel. They posed for a picture after a successful
fund-raiser, the ninth annual River City Cosmopolitan Club Diabetes
Golf Classic, which raised nearly $16,000. The event was May 28 at
the Alvamar Public Golf Course.
Sofia Liu and her little brother Franklin Brou enjoy a boat ride on
the lake at Fall Leaf Farm in Linwood. The attended the Big
Brothers Big Sisters Pass It On -- Outdoor Mentors kick-off party
on June 5.
Jane Pennington, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Douglas County
executive director, cruises in style with her little brother Adrian
Wisdom at the Big Brother Big Sisters Pass It On -- Outdoor Mentors
kick-off party. The event was June 5 at Fall Leaf Farm in Linwood.
Lawrence River City Cosmopolitan Club members Susan and Bud Stagg
celebrate Bud's hole-in-one at the ninth annual River City
Cosmopolitan Club Diabetes Golf Classic May 18 at the Alvamar
Public Golf Course. Bud scored his hole-in-one, a tournament first,
on the par 3, number 12 hole.
Lawrence River City Cosmopolitan Club members Jack Hohman and Peggy
Pfannenstiel attend the ninth annual River City Cosmopolitan Club
Diabetes Golf Classic. The event was May 28 at Alvamar Public Golf
Wahaeanka Wilch, left, of the Wilch Boxing Club from Vermillion,
S.D., lands a blow to the head of Aaron Quintana, of Kearney, Neb.
Wilch won the 154-pound boys senior open fight -- part of the
National Native American Boxing Championships -- Friday at Haskell
Indian Nations University. The event will conclude tonight.
Lawrence's Travis Hart, left, knocks the ball out of the glove of
Lansing catcher Lonnie Hansen for a run. The Outlaws edged Lansing,
12-11, Friday night at Free State High.
The Lawrence Outlaws' Paul Foltz takes a cut in a 12-11 victory
over Lansing. The victory Friday at Free State High lifted the
Outlaws to 2-0 in their own tournament.
Antwain Jimmerson, right, presides over a recent practice for the
Native American All-Star Football Game. Jimmerson will coach the
East in tonight's game at Haskell Stadium.
The Lawrence Aquahawks' Ashley Robinson competes in the 200
individual medley at the Roger Hill Invitational. Robinson competed
Friday at the Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center.
Lawrence Aquahawk Alex Brunfeldt competes in the finals of the 200
individual medley at the Roger Hill Invitational. Brunfeldt placed
third in the event Friday at the Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center.
Jeff Smith whips up a meal during the taping of a segment from "The
Frugal Gourmet Keeps the Feast," in 1995, in Nashville, Tenn.
Smith, a white-bearded minister who became public television's
popular "Frugal Gourmet" before allegations of child sexual abuse
ruined his career, has died, his business manager said Friday. He
Geraldine Williams, right, smiles after being presented with a
check for $294 million by Treasurer and Receiver General Timothy P.
Cahill, left, at the Massachusetts State Lottery headquarters in
Braintree. Williams said Friday she was still stunned by her luck,
a week after the numbers were drawn.
A Palestinian resident walks next to a section of Israel's
separation barrier in the West Bank village of Abu Dis in the
outskirts of Jerusalem. The International Court of Justice in The
Hague ruled Friday that the barrier violates international law and
must be removed. Israel rejects the court's authority to rule on
Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., chairman of the Senate Intelligence
Committee, holds a copy of the report on pre-Iraq war intelligence
failures. The scathing investigation, which is highly critical of
the CIA, was made public Friday on Capitol Hill.
Former Democratic presidential candidate Howard Dean, left, and
independent candidate Ralph Nader face off in a debate to discuss
third-party politics on the NPR radio show "Justice Talking." The
debate was broadcast live Friday from the National Press Club in
Boston's David Ortiz, left, congratulates Johnny Damon after Damon
homered against Texas. The Red Sox defeated the Rangers, 7-0,
Friday night in Boston.
One of the Shuttlecocks stands in front of the Nelson Atkins Museum
of Art in Kansas City, Mo. The Shuttlecocks have been at the museum
for 10 years. Today there will be a badminton tournament on the
museum lawn to celebrate.
Members of the Trinity Episcopal Church share photos of their
grandchildren before their monthly meeting Thursday.
The Trinity Grandmother's Group, a new social collective formed at
Trinity Episcopal Church, meets Thursday at the home of member
Sandra Wiechert. Pictured clockwise from bottom left are Barbara
Roehl, Ellyn Owen, Jeannot Seymour, Judy Greer Davis, Margaret
Bearse, Katherine McGillivray and Orean Kent.
Jesse Haug, Atchison, enjoys the spring weather on the top-floor fire escape of Kansas University's Battenfeld Scholarship Hall. Helen C. Crockett, who lives in the KU Retired Faculty Apartments across the parking lot, submitted the picture.