Reaching out to the audience, Sarah Stotts who plays Marcia Burger, lets loose in the first act during dress rehearsal for "Mother's Hood" at the Lawrence Arts Center.
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt discusses proposed language to a bill that would fix the Kansas Hard 50 prison sentence to comply with a June U.S. Supreme Court ruling during a hearing Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, in Topeka, Kan. A legislative committee was scheduled to take testimony and work the bill ahead of a special session dedicated to the measure on September 3, 2013. (AP Photo/John Milburn)
Kansas House Rep. John Rubin asks questions Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, in Topeka, Kan., regarding proposed legislation that would amend the state’s Hard 50 prison sentence. Rubin, a Shawnee Republican, is part of a committee reviewing the change in the wake of a June U.S. Supreme Court ruling that affected the state’s sentencing statutes. (AP Photo/John Milburn)
State Senate Vice President Jeff King, an Independence Republican, discusses proposed legislation to amend the Kansas Hard 50 prison sentence on Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, in Topeka, Kan. King is member of a select committee that is reviewing the change ahead of a special legislative session scheduled September 3, 2013. (AP Photo/John Milburn)
Attorney General Derek Schmidt (center) speaks with members of the Special Judiciary Committee on Monday prior to hearing on proposed changes to the "Hard 50" law.
Lyle Nunemaker was busy with other workers cutting corn for silage on Tuesday northeast of Lawrence.
Free State senior David Glauner rests his head within his sousaphone as he and fellow band members take a break from band practice on Monday, Aug. 26, 2013 at Free State High School. Glauner and the rest of the band stopped frequently for water to combat the ninety-degree temperatures. Nick Krug/Journal-World Photo
Pencil and test
Members of the Roving Imp improv comedy troupe Joel Rook, left, and Chris Hurt perform a skit during a show at Alderson Auditorium in the Kansas Union on Aug. 24, 2013.
Members of the Roving Imp improv comedy troupe Joel Rook, left, and Chris Hurt perform a skit during a show at Alderson Auditorium in the Kansas Union Aug. 24, 2013.
Roving Imps leader John Robison, left, and Chris Hurt perform a skit during a show at Alderson Auditorium in the Kansas Union on Aug. 24, 2013.
Mr. and Mrs. Zachary Powell
Kayla Frost & Julian Wellbery
Lauren Miller & Andrew Kadel
Shawn & Cindy Mick
Eugene & Dorothy Westerhouse
Ryan Roberts and Paige L. Roper
Dr. Richard J. Wendt has marked 25 years of service to the Lawrence community as a member of the staff of OrthoKansas LLC.
Brandon Young has joined Sunflower Bank as a credit administrator.
Barbara Braa, vice president/trust and investment officer at CornerBank, N.A., was elected by her peers to be president of The Kansas Bankers Association Trust Division.
Isabelle says, "Get away from my Lawrence Journal-World! I'm not done reading it!"