Dustin Durward Walker
Lawrence High junior Anthony Buffalomeat (25) fights with Blue Valley senior Nick Snow (20) for a rebound during their game Thursday evening in Stillwell. Blue Valley defeated Lawrence in the opening round of the Blue Valley Shootout.
LHS's Kelsey Broadwell goes for a steal against Mill Valley's Emily Altman.
Used cartridges for inkjet and laser printers may be left inside the door at New York School, 936 N.Y., where the PTO gatheres them for recycling — and uses the proceeds to buy supplies and equipment for the school.
Lawrence firefighters Alex Thomas, left, and James Barkley pull a dog out of the water at a pond southwest of Lawrence, on Thursday.
Isaias Rojo, 14, participates in the after-school Smart Strength program Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010, at Central Junior High School. Rojo said the program not only has improved his strength, but he's become more social.
Lawrence Douglas County Fire and Medical and Wakarusa Township firefighters carry a dog wrapped in a blanket after rescuing the animal from an icy pond on East 1100 Road southwest of Lawrence.
A car ended up on its side and on the sidewalk on the Kansas River Bridge near Sixth and Massachusetts streets. No injuries were reported.
KU graduate student Chris Flanders sniffs a washed check for the scent of acetone Thursday. Students participated in a check-washing demonstration in the KU business school's fraud examination and forensic accounting class.