Caleb Stegall, right, addresses the media after being introduced as the nominee for a Kansas Court of Appeals vacancy by Kansas Republican Gov. Sam Brownback, left, on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 in Topeka, Kan. Stegall has served as the governor’s chief counsel since 2011 and now faces Senate confirmation to take his place on the court. (AP Photo/John Milburn)
Red-shirt freshman cornerback Greg Allen was born in New Orleans but moved to Houston following Hurricane Katrina.
Kansas cornerback Kevin Short angles himself during drills as he works out with his fellow position players during practice on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013.
Kansas receiver Ricki Herrod hops over fellow position player Tre' Parmalee during football practice on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo
Kansas head coach Charlie Weis smiles as he watches his offensive linemen move a sled during football practice on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013.
Assistant head coach Dave Campo gives some encouraging pats to the helmets of his defensive players during practice on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo
Kansas defensive back Cassius Sendish gives a high leg kick as he and his teammates gets stretched practice on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo
Kansas head coach Charlie Weis and defensive line coach Buddy Wyatt confer during practice on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013.
Gov. Sam Brownback announced his nomination of attorney Caleb Stegall to fill the 14th seat on the Kansas Court of Appeals on Aug. 20, 2013.
The Lawrence Chamber of Commerce hired Bonnie Lowe as chief operating officer.
Dustin Billings & Mary Taylor
Amy and Eric J. Gruber
Michael & Gay Ann Doudoroff
Mary Higgins and her husband, Mike, worked together as a team throughout her treatment for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Mike spent his time and energy researching the best treatment methods for Higgins.
After several battles, Mary Higgins has successfully overcome non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. She retired from a 40-year career at Hallmark Cards and now volunteers her time at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Mary Higgins refers to a chronology of her cancer fight, which dates back to 1992.
St. Jude Circle #1127, Daughters of Isabella, installed officers for the next two years. They were installed by past State Regent, Janet Huss, of Lawrence. The new regent is Michelle Huslig-Lowrance, second from left in the front row. In the front row, from left, are Deborah Kurtz, Lowrance, Nancy Krische and Huss. In the second row, from left, are Meagan Barlow, Patricia McCafferty, Bert Morgison, Kathie Baldwin, Pamela Clark, Dorothy Henley, Theresa Rietter, Marcia Smith, Cheryl Hammerschimidt and Mary Reskhe. Connie Rockers submitted the photo.