Mike Anderson watches his Missouri team perform during the second half against Central Arkansas in this file photo. Anderson is returning to Arkansas to become the Razorbacks’ basketball coach.
Missouri players congratulate Megan Christopher, center, after hitting a solo home run during the opening game of a doubleheader against Kansas on Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at Arrocha Ballpark.
Kansas pitcher Allie Clark winds up against Missouri on Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at Arrocha Ballpark.
Kansas’ Maggie Hull races to home plate for a run during the opening game in a doubleheader against Missouri on Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at Arrocha Ballpark.
U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., was the guest speaker Wednesday at the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce After Hours meeting at the Journal-World’s News Center, 645 N.H.
Sen. Pat Roberts, left, talks with Lawrence Mayor Mike Amyx Wednesday, March 23, 2011, at the Lawrence Chamber of Commerce After Hours meeting. Sen. Roberts was the guest speaker for the evening.
Kansas head coach Bill Self greets Jayhawk fans Brogan Falls, 12, and Braelyn Falls, 13, right, of Leroy, Kan. upon the team's arrival at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio on Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
Kansas guard Tyrel Reed talks with Chonner Ludolf, 11, front, Braelyn Falls, 13, and Brogan Falls, 12, right, upon the team's arrival at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio on Wednesday, March 23, 2011. The three kids are from Leroy, Kan., which is near Reed's hometown of Burlington.
Kansas forward Marcus Morris steps off the team bus upon the Jayhawks' arrival at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio on Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
Jayhawks fan Brogan Falls, 12, Leroy, Kan. lowers his head so Kansas guard Tyshawn Taylor can autograph his cap upon the team's arrival at the Hyatt Regency San Antonio on Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
Windmills are seen behind blades of grass blown by the wind at the Invenergy Wind Development wind farm near Judith Gap, Mont., in this April 17, 2010, photo. Kansas officials are looking at ways to better manage transportation of massive wind turbine parts on highways.
Adam Coup, 5, right, waits his turn with a basketball to get autographs Wednesday, March 23, 2011, as the KU men's basketball team leaves Allen Fieldhouse bound for San Antonio.
Fans say goodbye to the Kansas Jayhawks as they leave Allen Fieldhouse for their trip to San Antonio for the Sweet Sixteen on Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
Demonstrators stand with signs outside the New Jersey Statehouse in Trenton during an anti-abortion rally Monday, Jan. 24, 2011. The rally was one of many around the country held by abortion opponents on the 38th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion. Bills by the dozen are advancing through statehouses nationwide that would put an array of new obstacles — legal, financial and psychological — in the path of women seeking abortions.
State Sens. David Haley, left, of Kansas City; Kelly Kultala, center, of Kansas City; and Oletha Faust-Goudeau, right, of Wichita, all Democrats, confer during a Senate debate on an election fraud bill Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at the Statehouse in Topeka. Secretary of State Kris Kobach, a Republican, is pushing legislation to require voters to show photo identification at the polls.
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach discusses election fraud issues during a state Senate Ethics and Elections Committee meeting, Thursday, March 17, 2011, at the Statehouse in Topeka. Kobach is pushing proposals to require voters to show photo identification at the polls and to require people registering to vote for the first time in Kansas to prove they're citizens.
With area schools out for spring break, Ray Katzer with Luminous Neon had the job Wednesday of putting a fresh coat of paint on the flagpole in front of Lawrence High School, 1901 La.
Brady Tanner, a Special Olympics powerlifter from Lawrence, recently competed at the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens, Greece. Tanner won three gold medals and one silver medal at the competition.
Brady Tanner, a Special Olympics powerlifter from Lawrence, is heading to San Diego for training camp in preparation for the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Athens, Greece.
Lawrence school board candidate Tyler Palmer chats live with LJWorld.com users at the News Center, 645 N.H., Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
There are some everyday items found in most kitchens that can be an alternate, green approach to cleaning windows and other surfaces in the house.
Ken Audus, dean of the KU School of Pharmacy, recently won the Douglas County Senior Center's Seaver Award.
From left, Jim Clark, Ola Faucher, Shannon Kimball, Randy Masten, Marlene Merrill, Keith Diaz Moore, Tyler Palmer and Bill Roth participate in a Voter Education Coalition forum for Lawrence school board candidates Tuesday, March 22, 2011.
Put some fabric squares to use and you have a bag ready for gift-giving, wrangling small items in your purse or a myriad of other uses.
Friends in Phoenix: These six friends reunited March 5 in Phoenix. They met at Central Junior High School and attended Lawrence High School together. Back row, from left, are Randy Rose, Lawrence; Biff Roberts, Cincinnati; Kenny Estes, Albuquerque, N.M.; and Mark Randel, Shawnee; and front row, Mark Buhler and Tim Hill, both of Lawrence. Hill submitted the photo.