Bob Nelson, pictured in this file photo at 85, has died at 88 years old. He had received a general studies diploma from Kansas University three years ago.
Lee Westwood waits to putt on the 17th green. Westwood shot a 68 on Saturday at Augusta, Ga., and has a one-shot lead going into the final round of the Masters.
About 100 people attended the launch of a new statewide women's heart health initiative Saturday at Cedar Crest in Topeka.
Baby Jay interacts with young children at KU's second annual Dance Marathon. The 12-hour event helped raise money for the Children's Miracle Network.
Stefan Petrovic will compete in the finals of the National Geographic Bee Wednesday. The soon-to-be eighth-grader took fourth place in last year's competition.
Megan Paisley of Crane River Farm, greets Camillle Cody while the “market kids” play in the back of Paisley’s truck during the season’s first Downtown Lawrence Farmers’ Market on April 10. Paisley is part of a growing trend of female farmers, which now account for an estimated 30 percent of farmers in the US.
Don Flory of Flory Foods serves up food with the help of Lydia Clark of Clark Farms during the season's first Farmer's Market in downtown Lawrence on Saturday, April 10, 2010. Flory said both of his daughters, who normally help out at the stand, are pregnant and worried about the smells of the market making them sick.
Kansas players Jamal Greene, center, Randell Dent Jr., left, and Patrick Dorsey run through a drill in practice on Friday at Memorial Stadium.
Conner Teahan turns to throw as he works out with the quarterbacks during the Jayhawks’ practice in this file photo from March 31 at the KU practice fields.
Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Zack Greinke wipes his face after giving up back-to-back home runs to the Boston Red Sox during the fifth inning. The Royals lost, 8-3, on Saturday in Kansas City, Mo.
Tom Pyle, left, watches his son Tom Pyle Jr. package some of the last beef jerky Thursday at Pyle Meat Co. in Eudora. The company was in business for 50 years but is closing its doors as a result of the recession.