Teachers from the Kids First Preschool and Discovery Days programs at First United Methodist Church assist with the Sept. 20 pancake feed at the church’s Celebration Center. From left are Linda Morningstar, Betsy Kelly, Kathy Willis, Diane Karpowitz, Leslie Marsh, Jennifer Stellwagon, Eve Loos, Laura Bellinger, Julie Hafenstine, Stephanie Struble, Pam Pechal, Lisa Marsden, Mindy Bash and Kathy Stevens.
The family of Robert and Korianne Daboda attended the pancake feed on Sept. 20 at the First United Methodist Church Celebration Center for Kids First Preschool and Discovery Day programs.
CASA volunteers Lee Ann Duver, left, and her husband Bob Duver, pose with CASA “Forgotten Children” displays at the Main Street Live gathering Sept. 23 at South Park in Lawrence.
Preston and Porter Bruce, children of Ami and Tim Bruce, wait patiently while their mother prepares their pancakes at the Sept. 20 pancake feed for the Kids First Preschool and Discovery Day programs at the First United Methodist Church Celebration Center.
Future Business Leaders of America and International Club members from Perry-Lecompton High School collected blankets and towels for the Lawrence Humane Society. On Oct. 23, students delivered 11 bags of bedding to the shelter. Back row, from left, are, Humane Society Director Midge Grinstead, Danielle Lawrence, Emily Durflinger, Rhiannon Pearson and Shelby Dunavin; and front row, from left, Bailee Daugherty and Jessica Miller. Grinstead gave a lecture to the Family and Consumer Science classes at the school.
CASA volunteers Ken Phipps, left, and Katie Becker gather by the CASA display table during the 6News Main Street Live broadcast Sept. 23 at South Park in Lawrence.
Box score: Kansas 71, Oklahoma State 61
Box score: Kansas 64, Oklahoma State 48
A swat team enters the main gate Thursday at Fort Hood, Texas. A soldier opened fire at a U.S. Army base in Fort Hood, unleashing a stream of gunfire that left 12 people dead and 31 wounded. The incident appears to be the worst mass shooting at a U.S. military base. Officials have not ruled out the possibility that some casualties may have been victims of “friendly fire,” shot by authorities amid the mayhem and confusion at the scene, said a senior U.S. official.
Cleveland police stand watch outside the home of Anthony Sowell on the city’s east side Thursday before executing a further search of the house where the remains of 11 people have been discovered.
The 2-foot by 3-foot cedar box that law enforcement authorities found 7-month-old Shannon Dedrick in is shown in a photo provided Thursday by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. The box was under the bed of her baby sitter in Chipley, Fla.
A sign rests in front of a house for sale Wednesday in Shelby, Ohio. Buying a home is about to get cheaper for a whole new crop of homebuyers — $6,500 to $8,000 cheaper.
Wearing a traditional headdress, Marcus Levings, chairman of the Three Affiliated Tribes, gestures as he asks President Barack Obama a question Thursday during the White House Tribal Nations Conference, which took place at the Interior Department in Washington.
From left, Marci Francisco, Graham Kreicker and Della Hadley, along with almost 99 others, consume nine yards of sausages and enjoy nine performance pieces at Kreicker’s “Cloud Nine Birthday Party” Sept. 9, 2009, at the Unitarian Fellowship of Lawrence. Betty Baron, Lawrence, submitted the picture.
Sonja Jackson, Detroit, holds an Employment Guide while standing in line Wednesday at a job fair in Livonia, Mich. The number of newly laid-off workers filing claims for unemployment benefits last week fell to the lowest level in 10 months, but companies also cited productivity increases that dimmed hopes for more hiring.
Big Bird tapes an episode of “Sesame Street” in New York in this April 10, 2008, file photo. Big Bird, who has appeared on “Sesame Street” since the beginning, is turning 40 but remains a 6-year-old.
Wes Studi stars in "The Only Good Indian" by Lawrence filmmaker Kevin Willmott.
Wes Studi stars in “The Only Good Indian,” which makes its Lawrence premiere tonight at Liberty Hall, 644 Mass.
Jim Carrey stars in the animated retelling of Charles Dickens’ classic novel about a Victorian-era miser besieged by Christmas apparitions who take him on a journey of self-redemption.
'Jonny Quest" — one of the greatest TV theme songs of all time.