Four students at Langston Hughes School share the same, currently popular first name. Gathered in the school’s library Thursday from left are Bradyn Kern, kindergarten, Braiden Bangalan, second-grade, Brayden Ballew, first grade, and Braedyn Clover, kindergarten.
A simple solution with Acetone shows how checks can be washed as Kansas University graduate students in the School of Business class called fraud examination and forensic accounting learned about how to wash checks.
Susan Millstein, Baldwin City, left, and Susie Huffman, Lawrence, laugh as Huffman finishes wrapping several presents for Millstein on Friday at the Weaver’s Department Store gift-wrapping station. In addition to getting wrapped up in the holiday spirit, shoppers are also reminded to be cautious with their purchases when leaving them in their vehicles to prevent theft.
From left, Eudora City Councilmembers Tim Reazin and Ruth Hughs, Governor Mark Parkinson, Eudora Mayor Scott Hopson, and Eudora City Administrator John Harrenstein are pictured after the governor signed the proclamation making Eudora a 2nd Class city.
Longtime fire Captain Lexie Engleman is retiring on her 60th birthday Saturday after serving almost 30 years with the department. Engleman joined the Lawrence fire department in 1981 and was one of the first female firefighters in the department’s history.
The collapsed roof of the Metrodome is shown in this aerial view in Minneapolis on Sunday. The inflatable roof of the Metrodome collapsed after a snowstorm that dumped 17 inches on Minneapolis.
Kansas forward Markieff Morris dunks past Colorado State forward Pierce Hornung during the second half, Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Kansas forward Aishah Sutherland makes a two-pointer over Alabama forward Kaneisha Horn on Sunday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas guard Monica Engelman (13) stretches as she tries to get a loose ball away from two Alabama defenders during Sunday's game at Allen Fieldhouse.
Kansas City quarterback Brodie Croyle (12) gets sacked by San Diego linebacker Stephen Cooper during the second half. The Chiefs were blanked, 31-0, Sunday in San Diego.
Kansas forward Aishah Sutherland (1) sets a screen for Keena Mays (5) as Alabama guard Jasmine Robinson plays defense on Sunday afternoon at Allen Fieldhouse.