Free State players celebrate a goal against Lawrence High on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at LHS.
Lawrence High goalie Alex Ewy grabs the ball during the Lions' against Free State Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at LHS.
Free State’s Kylee Loneker, left, and Lawrence High’s Sarah Stuever fight for the ball Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at LHS.
Free State’s Rylee Fuerst, left, and Lawrence High’s Kirsten McKay jump for the ball. The Firebirds won, 3-0, on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at LHS.
Free State’s Regan Keasling breaks away with the ball against Lawrence High on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at LHS.
Members of the group Lawrence Action Network for Diversity and other community members hold a peaceful protest outside the Lied Center, Tuesday, April 12, 2011. Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach spoke about illegal immigration during the KU School of Business' annual J.A. Vickers Sr. and Robert F. Vickers Memorial Lecture at the Lied Center.
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach spoke on the economic and security effects of illegal immigration during the KU School of Business' annual J.A. Vickers Sr. and Robert F. Vickers Memorial Lecture Tuesday, April 12, 2011, at the Lied Center.
California state Senate Minority Leader Bob Dutton, R-Rancho Cucamonga, left, talks with Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, as the Senate debates Gov. Jerry Brown's budget package at the Capitol in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, March 17, 201. Brown wants lawmakers to call a special election June 7 so voters can decide whether to extend increases in the sales, personal income and vehicle taxes enacted two years ago. He also has proposed deep spending cuts to close the nearly $27 billion shortfall. Those cuts account for most of the $14 billion lawmakers shaved off the deficit last week.
For nine months, Lawrence and Manhattan will go head-to-head to see which town can save the most energy. The competition is part of the Take Charge Challenge with the winner taking home a $100,000 cash prize to use toward a renewable energy project.
Free State senior Chris Helt pulls back for a return during a doubles match against Lawrence High on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at Lawrence High School. Helt and his partner, Patrick Carttar, won 8-3.
Lawrence police officer Laurie Scott, left, contemplates a situation with fellow officer Andy Tubbs during an investigation of a possible stolen bike that was found locked Tuesday in front of the library on the Haskell Indian Nations University campus.
Lawrence police officer Laurie Scott, center, takes information from Haskell student Joelle Mansfield while investigating a report on a possibly stolen bike that was found locked in front of Tommaney Library Tuesday, April 12, 2011.
Nick Fratta, a Kansas University architecture student, examines the method of suspension for a 900-pound bust titled “Charting the Self,” which is currently hanging in the gallery of the Fine Arts building. The bust, which is the work of graduate student David Platter, of Kansas City, Kan., is suspended by two aircraft cables and was sculpted from cast stone. The exhibit will run through today.
Ruff House Art, a local Lawrence company, takes discarded cast iron clawfoot bathtubs and turns them into chic couches. The company is competing in The Green is Universal Contest.
An early flight Tuesday morning, April 12, 2011, shows construction of a new bridge at the east edge of the Lawrence Turnpike service area.
Swarm is a puzzle/platforming hybrid from the same team that brought Death Spank to Xbox Live Arcade and Playstation Network last year.
Free State junior Andrew Craig eyes a return during a singles match against Lawrence High freshman Thomas Irick on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at LHS.
Lawrence High freshman singles player Thomas Irick returns a serve against Free State junior Andrew Craig on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at Lawrence High School.
Free State’s Emma Norwood catches a breath of air as she competes in the 200 freestyle. The Firebirds won the meet on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at FSHS.
Lawrence police officer Laurie Scott enters information after investigating a possible stolen bike that was found Tuesday locked in front of the library on the Haskell Indian Nations University campus. Scott has been with the Lawrence police department for 17 years.
Kathryn Anderson McCree
Dueling Divas: Dueling Divas perform Feb. 11 for a fundraiser for Theatre Lawrence. From left are Genée Figuieras, Kim Scarbrough, Sarah Young, Susan Ralston, Patty McGrew, Barbara Ballard, Kim Murphree and Annette Cook. Young was voted Diva 2011. Also performing, but not pictured, was Cathy Hamilton. Kay Traver submitted the photo.