Al and Barbara Ballard help read the Emancipation Proclamation Tamara Cash on Saturday at Lawrence's Juneteenth commemoration in South Park.
Sam Lasala, 7, tries to play keep-away from his father, Todd Lasala, both of Overland Park at Bill Self's parent/child camp on Friday, June 12, 2015 at Allen Fieldhouse.
Dale Robb ducks out of the damp weather Friday on his farm near Lawrence.
Douglas County farmer Dale Robb works his field near Lawrence on Friday morning. "If it rains, we're in for trouble," Robb said of his delayed soybean planting. "I'm two weeks behind."
Alex Wolfrum, a crew member of KU's Studio 804 design-build architecture class, works to complete finishing touches on the interior of the class's latest project, an energy efficient "passive" house at 1301 New York St.
Zach Dawson of KU's Studio 804 class, cleans up outside 1301 New York St. on Friday June 12, 2015. The newly constructed, energy efficient house features cedar siding on the exterior and a specially coated sheet metal roof that controls solar loads.
Steve Jones collects some orange zest for a special batch of beer at Free State Brewery. Steve’s wife, Cathy Jones, is a graduate of Lawrence High School. The couple now own their own brewery in Fort Collins, Colo., and teamed up with Free State Brewery to create a craft beer in honor of Cathy’s LHS 20-year class reunion. The new beer will be called “Lion’s Pride.”
The Rock Chalk Roll at Prime Blu, 619 Massachusetts St., is a melody of crab, avocado, spiced tuna, mango slices and macadamia nuts.
The Coconut Gigolo Roll with crab, avocado, mango and shrimp tempura is pictured at Prime Blu, 619 Massachusetts St. The sushi restaurant, which opened in downtown Lawrence in March, features colorful decor with lasers and flashing LED lights on top of its menu.
The interior of Prime Blu, 619 Massachusetts St., features a bar lite using LED lights and lasers in the ceiling.
Douglas County emergency crews and Kansas Highway Patrol troopers investigate a two-car accident Wednesday morning on K-10 highway at East 1900 Road. One person was taken by helicopter to KU Hospital.
KU's Sviatoslav Mykhailiuk, (10) pulls up for a shot during camp on Tuesday, June 9, 2015.
KU's Jamari Traylor picks up a dribble during camp on Tuesday, June 9, 2015.
KU's Landen Lucas concentrates as he starts drills on Tuesday, June 9, 2015.
Sporting a full beard, Kansas University’s Perry Ellis works on his ballhandling at practice on Friday. Kansas Coach Bill Self Said Ellis “has been our best player so far” as the Jayhawks prepare for the World University Games.
Kansas freshman Lagerald Vick works on improving his dribbling skills during camp on June 9, 2015.
KU coach Bill Self, left, jokes with Svi Mykhailiuk as Self said he hadn't seen Svi for a while, just before camp on Tuesday, June 9, 2015.
FSHS's Zion Bowlin grabs Olathe North's Akil Hannibal for a loss on Tuesday, June 9, during drills at KU's Memorial Stadium.
FSHS's Jack Flynn (9) takes a snap on Tuesday, June 9, at KU's Memorial Stadium during drills with other area teams.
FSHS quarterback Bryce Torneden looks for a target on Tuesday, June 9. FSHS and LHS participated in drills with other area teams at KU's Memorial Stadium.