Kansas State University President Kirk Schulz, Gov. Sam Brownback and Fort Hays State University President Ed Hammond on Wednesday talk during the Kansas Board of Regents' annual retreat.
Free State center and long snapper Reid Buckingham spent the summer traveling to 11 special teams camps to improve at his position. Buckingham is pictured on Aug. 14, 2013. Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo
Gov. Sam Brownback's Budget Director Steve Anderson (left) speaks with Kansas Board of Regents members Robba Moran and Kenny Wilk on Wednesday prior to a budget discussion during the board's annual retreat held at Valley Falls.
About three years ago, Lawrence resident Josh Reese and his then 5-month-old daughter, Greer, were victims of a texting-while-driving accident on Kansas Highway 32. Reese, whose car was totalled when another driver crossed the median, says he is still amazed that he and his daughter came away from the accident unharmed.
Richard Gwin/Journal World Photo.A LINK Crew member gets freshman going during a orientation on Wednesday August 14, 2013 as nearly 400 freshman were getting pumped up.
John Schmidt, left, and Dave Clingenpeel, manager of the 23rd Street Walgreens, show off their JobLink Employer of the Month award for June 2013. Schmidt submitted the photo.