Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger speaks with Buddy Hield during a second-half break in an NCAA college basketball game against West Virginia on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in Morgantown, W.Va. Oklahoma won 67-57.
Kansas University track star Diamond Dixon runs in the 4x400 event at the Jayhawk Classic on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at Anschutz Pavilion.
In this file photo Jerry Fitzgerald, Ozawkie, lights a cigarette from a stool at the Perry Bar and Grill June 21, 2010. After four years of debate, the Legislature in 2010 approved the Clean Indoor Act, which generally prohibited smoking in restaurants, bars, places of employment, as well as outdoor smoking close to doorways. The ban public places hasn't stopped the flow of alcohol, according to a study released Friday.
Free State's Hadyn Hutchison (14) tries to steal the ball from Topeka West's Regan Braum in the second half on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at FSHS.
Free State senior Abbey Casady, right, steals the ball from Topeka West’s Shania Giardin during the FSHS girls’ 58-24 victory on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at the Firebird Winter Classic at FSHS.
Free State senior Kennedy Kirkpatrick, right, goes up for two against Topeka West’s Joele Copeland during the Free State girls’ 58-24 semifinal victory on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, in the Firebird Winter Classic at FSHS. Kirkpatrick scored a game-high 16 points.
Attendees mingle on the balcony at Liberty Hall during the Chamber of Commerce's annual meeting Friday, Jan. 25, 2013.
Chamber of Commerce president and CEO Greg Williams addresses the crowd during the Chamber of Commerce's annual meeting Friday, Jan. 25, 2013 at Liberty Hall.
From Left, John Ross, Doug Gaumer, Ken Hite and Cindy Yulich are reconginzed as members of the 2012 executive team during the Chamber of Commerce's annual meeting Friday, Jan. 25, 2013 at Liberty Hall.
Senate Minority Leader Anthony Hensley, D-Topeka, and House Minority Leader Paul Davis, D-Lawrence, criticize governor's tax plan.
Kansas Department of Revenue Secretary Nick Jordan defends Gov. Sam Brownback's tax plan.
Kansas’ Lindsay Vollmer competes in the high jump portion of the pentathlon during the 2013 Jayhawk Classic indoor track meet on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at Anschutz Pavilion. Vollmer posted a career-best finish in the event, setting a school record in the process.
Kenneth D. Estelle
Cans for the Community donated $1,000 to Warm Hearts of Douglas County on Dec. 31. Its donation will be matched by the Black Hill Cares program. Cans for the Community donates 100 percent of proceeds received from recycling aluminum cans. Will Lunn, Cans for the Community board member presented the check to Warm Hearts board member Doni Mooberry Slough. Linda Klinker, of Lawrence, submitted the photo.