Sharp Shooters player John Trieu, Lawrence, scans the table before shooting during a league play pool match on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 at The Eighth Street Taproom. Trieu and five other members of the Sharp Shooters will be traveling to Las Vegas to compete in the over 800-team APA 8-Ball World Championships this week.
Noble Lathrom, the team's coach and oldest member at 72, takes a shot of tequila before a league match on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 at The Eighth Street Taproom. Lathrom doesn't exactly encourage drinking while competing at the elite level, but he says that he does take one shot of tequila before every team match to mellow out.
Vehicles pass through the intersection of Harvard Road, left to right, and Kasold Drive, pictured Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016. Currently, city commissioners are looking at two plans for the intersection. In one scenario, there would be five lanes and a stoplight at the intersection; in the second scenario, Kasold would be reduced to two lanes with a roundabout constructed at the intersection.
Vehicles exit and proceed toward the intersection of Harvard Road and Wakarusa Drive, pictured Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016. City commissioners are looking at the possibility of a roundabout at the intersection.
With sweat resting on her face, Lindsay Huffiness, of Lawrence, lays her cheek to the ground as the Hot Hatha yoga class begins to wind down on Friday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts St.
Drops of sweat gather off the side of a yoga mat.
Inti Hirt, of Lawrence, performs a pose next to one of the heating elements during the Hot Hatha yoga class on Friday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts St.
Hot Hatha yoga student Janet Buie, of Lawrence, goes into the down dog pose along with the rest of the class on Friday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts St.
Sweat begins to form on a student's back during the Hot Hatha yoga class on Friday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts St.
OmTree Shala owner and teacher Sharyn Harley participates in the Hot Hatha yoga class on Friday, July 22, 2016 at the yoga studio, 1405 Massachusetts St.
Hot Hatha yoga students lie on their backs as they perform some final stretches before the end of class on Friday, July 22, 2016 at OmTree Shala, 1405 Massachusetts St.
Children's librarian Jennifer Cook laughs as she and 7-year-old Davian Copeland, of Lawrence, talk shop concerning dragon tales and other books in the children's fantasy genre on Friday, July 29, 2016 at the Lawrence Public Library. An item on the upcoming city budget that has drawn plenty of interest is the option to increase the pay of library staff. The city commission has suggested raising the mill levy to fund the raises.
Chuck Berg, a longtime professor of film and media studies at Kansas University, hugs Mary Doveton, executive director of Theatre Lawrence, at a groundbreaking for the new Theatre Lawrence building on Thursday, May 10, 2012. Berg died July 26 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital at age 75.
Construction continues at the 888 Lofts building at the corner of Ninth and New Hampshire streets on Friday, July 29, 2016 in downtown Lawrence.
Ten-year-old ninjas, Josephine Dee, left, Arabella Haigh-Wilsey and Eva Senger stand aware and ready as they listen to instructions during The Go Ninja Go camp, Friday, June 17, 2016 at the Lawrence Arts Center. Young ninja warriors were inducted into the "Shinobi Clan," Friday, at the culmination of the camp, which introduced kids to the various cultural elements of the ninja.›
Eight-year-old Devin Aldrich, of Perry, uses all her might in an attempt to squeeze every last drop of milk from her dairy goat Mopsy during the goat milking competition at the Douglas County Fair on Thursday, July 28, 2016 in the goat barn of the Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds. The contestants milked their goats around 8 a.m. and again in the evening for a combined production to declare a winner.
Three goats in a nearby pen can barely contain their excitement during the competition.
A contestant grips both udders of a goat to draw out the milk on Thursday, July 28, 2016 in the goat barn of the Douglas County 4-H Fairgrounds.
One of the larger projects listed in Lawrence City Manager Tom Markus' recommended capital improvement plan for 2017 is the renovation of Fire Station No. 1, 746 Kentucky St., at $6 million. The station is pictured on July 26, 2016.
Free State High School freshman Morgan Goeser, left, and Lawrence High School sophomore Elizabeth Hernly will soon perform with a 100-member girls choir at a Democratic National Convention event in Philadelphia. The two are pictured on Friday, July 22, 2016 in the auditorium at Free State High School.