Jennifer Person, an emergency medical technician with Lawrence-Douglas County Fire and Medical, gets a flu shot from Dan Franke, also of the fire and medical team, Friday morning, Oct. 28, 2011. The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department and the city of Lawrence teamed up to provide flu shots to city employees and their families in a drive-thru clinic setting at a fire station.
Adam Granduciel from Philadelphia's The War On Drugs spoke with us about sampling and looping live instruments in the studio, the concept of traveling music and the persistance of vinyl among music lovers.
Sherry Emerson is opening up her annual neighborhood haunted house this year to adults Saturday night, with the $3 entrance fee going to the Lawrence Humane Society. Emerson's "Sinister Cinema" is at 2829 Mo.
The framed Jayhawk flag made its way from Parsons to Des Moines, then to Camp Shelby in Mississippi, then to Afghanistan, then up a flagpole, then back to Des Moines and back home to Parsons, where it’s now perched in Pizzo’s Restaurant, 121 miles south of Lawrence on U.S. Highway 59.
Driving north to McClouth, Kan., to visit a friend. Had to stop to get this photo opp!
Officer Keith Jones checks the third level of the evidence room at the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center, 111 E. 11th St. Crime evidence is housed in various locations and space is getting tight.
Officer Michael Ramsey processes items that were found in a stolen car. He had to use a roller storage cabinet for a work surface in the garage under the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center.
Marty Streit, store manager for Hy-Vee, 4000 W. Sixth., presents a $10,000 check to Susan Esau, executive director of the Lawrence Schools Foundation. The money is a donation made by the company through its Dollars for Scholars Program. Streit presented the check Oct. 17, 2011, outside the store.