Jack Jewell, center, attends the Bronze Plaque Dedication ceremony on the 65th anniversary of the crossing of the Ludendorff Bridge over the Rhine River at Remagen, Germany, by the Ninth Infantry Division beginning March 8, 1945. He was one of seven veterans present who made the crossing. Left is his daughter, Kathy, and right is her husband, Gary Schilmoeller. Jewell, Lawrence, submitted the picture.
Tulips bloom Monday at a park in Boston. The city’s high was 60 on Monday, slightly above average.
Mayor Rob Chestnut will step down Tuesday and make way for Mike Amyx to step in.
Kansas junior Cole Aldrich, left, is congratulated by coach Bill Self after Aldrich and Sherron Collins were named co-winners of the Danny Manning/Mr. Jayhawk award at the KU men’s basketball banquet. Aldrich is trying to decide what he'll wear for the cameras during the NBA draft Thursday.
The Honorable Sandra Day O’Connor speaks Monday at the Dole Institute of Politics.
Free State batter Cody Kukuk watches a shot fall in the outfield against Olathe North during the first inning, Monday, April 12, 2010. Kukuk turned the hit into a double but the Firebirds were unable to capitalize.
Lawrence High sophomore Matt Sutliffe (18) misses a pick off on Olathe South's senior Tyler Meeks (22). LHS hosted the Olathe South Falcons on Monday April 12, 2010.
Free State senior Dravid Joseph hits a return in No. 1 singles as Free State hosts Lawrence High. The Firebirds won eight of nine matches to take the meet.
Free State catcher Adam Petz saves a run by tagging out Olathe North runner Connor Dawson during the second inning, Monday, April 12, 2010.
Kansas quarterback Quinn Mecham looks to throw during practice in this April 12 file photo. Now that Kale Pick is injured, Mecham will be KU’s backup quarterback.
Kansas University sophomore Kyle Shirk, Lawrence, works on a painting of the stone bridge at Potter Lake on Monday morning.