Kansas University's Amy Wehrs (12) gets low for a return on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas University's Caroline Jarmoc (9) makes a kill at the net against St.Louis on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas University junior Jaime Mathieu makes a quick save for a return against Saint Louis on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas University freshman Tiana Dockery (7) gets high for a return against Saint Louis on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas University sophomore Chelsea Albers (1) tries to save a return against Saint Louis on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas University junior Brianne Riley (3) makes a save in the Jayhawks' volleyball victory against St. Louis on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas University junior Caroline Jarmoc (9) makes a kill against Saint Louis on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Allen Fieldhouse.
Allen Fieldhouse serves as the backdrop for a volleyball match between Kansas University and Saint Louis on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012. The Jayhawks swept the Billikens, 3-0, in their first match on James Naismith Court since 1999.
In this photo taken Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, Anne Brennan, right, of Hingham Mass., speaks as, from left, brother-in-law Steve Marshall, of Hingham, niece Rebecca Malone, and her husband Brian Malone, both of Duxbury, Mass., and nephew Andrew Marshall, of Quincy, Mass., are gathered for dinner in Hingham, Mass., where politics are a frequent, and divisive topic of conversation.
Isiah Linnear, 41, and his children, from left, Lezley, 14, Isiah, 15, Kourtney, 17, Britney, 11, and Joshua, 9, now have a place to call home, with the help of the Lawrence Family Promise program, a local organization that works with local churches and volunteers to help homeless families secure permanent housing.
Smoke rises from the destroyed Hamas government complex known as Abu Khadra in Gaza City, early Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012. Israeli aircraft pounded Gaza with at least 30 strikes overnight, hitting government ministries, smuggling tunnels, a banker's empty villa and a Hamas-linked media office.
Thomas Shmalberg, production supervisor at Scotch Fabric Care Services, Lawrence, figures the company has collected and cleaned 2,500 coats so far for the annual Share the Warmth program. The Salvation Army of Lawrence will handle the distribution of the coats at Suite 119 at the I-70 Business Center in North Lawrence. The coat giveaway will take place from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 30 and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 1. This will be the 26th year for the program.
Jack McCollum, 9, left, and Nate Ankenbauer, 8, both try to catch a pass Wednesday at the playground of Hillcrest School, 1045 Hilltop Drive.
Garret Elston, a senior safety and running back for Eudora who transferred into the program from Tonganoxie, will play in his first state championship game with the Cardinals on Saturday in Salina, when EHS faces Holton.
Martha Jeanette (Blackwood) McKinney
Katharine Hemphill, 5, hugs great-great-aunt Martha Smith, 107, formerly of Vinland and Baldwin City, who now lives at Brandon Woods. Katharine is the daughter of Tanya Hemphill and the granddaughter of Howard and Elizabeth Hemphill of rural Baldwin City. Darlene Hart, of Lawrence, submitted the photo.