Holly Vesecky, 11, of Baldwin City, hugs her family’s goat, PUPPYDOG FACE, before the start of the livestock auction Saturday at the Community Building at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. Holly had raised the goat since it was a baby, and was saying goodbye before it was auctioned off.
From left, Emmitt Johns, of Topeka, Claire Wilson, of Lawrence, and Bryce Wilson, of Lawrence, pet goats before the start of the livestock auction Saturday at the Community Building at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. Bryce’s goat, Timmy, was one of many animals auctioned off at the event.
Mike Carlson, of Omaha, Neb., drives a golf ball deep on Saturday, August 4, 2012, at the Professional Long Drive Championship at Eagle Bend Golf Course. Carlson beat Jeff Gavin, of Toronto, in a three-ball playoff.
Lawrence Aquahawks’ Ben Sloan competes in the preliminary boys 200 butterfly, Saturday, August 4, 2012, at the USA Swimming Senior Central Zone Championships at the Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center
Kansas University freshman Ben McLemore scrimmages with his KU teammates on Saturday, August 4, 2012, at the Jayhawks’ practice facility near Allen Fieldhouse. McLemore tweaked a hip-flexor early in the practice, but should be ready to play when KU begins its European exhibition on Tuesday.
Kansas guard Elijah Johnson takes a handoff from center Jeff Withey during the men's basketball team's open practice on Saturday, Aug. 4.
Taylor Schoenhofer, 12, Jessica Kesinger, 6, and Hayley Gathers, 5, lined their turtles up for a big race at the Douglas County Fair grounds, on Saturday Aug, 4, 2012.
The Rev. Dr. John Spencer Macauley
Jane and Jerry Rogers
Surangi and William Van Reekum
Kirby Haynes and Leila Novelo
Seth Joachim Pearson and Emily Olivia Knox
The Lawrence U8 DCABA Cardinals are pictured after winning the Bettis Family Sports Complex Long Ball Tournament, USSSA. Julie Kelemen of Lawrence submitted the photo.