Congressman Kevin Yoder, pictured speaking in Lawrence last June, is now one year into his first term in Congress. Political observers say he is poised for a long political career. Yoder himself says he is focusing on areas where Republicans and Democrats can agree.
Members of The Meadowlark Chicks and the Rooster perform in a flash mob during an open house at Meadowlark Estates on Sunday. The group danced to two routines: The first was the number they performed in a flash mob at Target, and the second was a new one, performed to Rascal Flatts’ “Life is a Highway.”
Bob MacLeay, Lawrence, rocks out his air guitar while performing on Sunday at Meadowlark Estates.
Pfc. Dalton Welsh of the U.S. Marine Corps presents the American flag at the funeral of his grandfather, Lonnie Welsh, to his great-grandfather Homer Welsh, a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army. Lonnie Welsh, a Vietnam-era veteran of the U.S. Army, passed away Dec. 12, 2011. Derek Welsh submitted the photo, which was taken by Kim Dieker.