Lawrence High school junior Jacob Carnahan performed double duties during the Lawrence High school fall sports jamboree Wednesday at LHS. He opened with the Marching Lions band playing saxophone before he joined the varsity football team as a lineman during a scrimmage.
Dr. Raul Morffi is the new medical director at Heartland Community Health Center.
Mike Ryan, campus farm and community outreach manager for Johnson County Community College, is among the speakers the school has lined up for a series focused on sustainability. Ryan is pictured in this 2009 file photo at Hoyland Farm, where he was working while taking classes on sustainable agriculture from Johnson County Community College.
Renderings of a proposed apartment development at 1043 Indiana Street. The project would incorporate the old Varsity House property, shown on the right edge of the rendering, and add new apartment units.
Ted Grinter, who lives between Lawrence and Tongonoxie, works his 27 acres of sunflowers on Wednesday Aug. 24, 2011. Some of the sunflowers are up, but others were washed away or didn't spout this year. Grinter replanted, but says the crop will be weird this year. Some flower will be in bloom on time, while others will be up to three week's late.