It's a letter that still brings comfort after four decades. A longtime KU geologist says the current situation between Russia and Georgia mirrors what occurred 40 years ago during the Warsaw Pact Invasion.
2007 was a season that resulted in a 7-3 finish for the Free State football team. The 'Friday Night Lights' of 2008 are fast approaching and with a new season also comes new opportunity - but at Free State, the season goals always remain the same.
Most Sundays at a house somewhere in Lawrence there is an organized fiddle jam for area acoustic musicians. Fiddle jams have a long history in Lawrence and it was out of traditions like this that led to Lawrence creating and hosting the Kansas State Fiddling and Picking Championships each August.
Shannon and Erika O'Shea, Lawrence, perform "Last Hard Bible" on guitar and fiddle. The two musicians will be featured during the Kansas State Fiddling and Picking Championships Sunday, August 24, 2008, in South Park.
Light showers are possible through the mid-morning and we will be dealing with lingering clouds for most of the afternoon. Those clouds will keep our daytime high around 79 degrees with a light southeast wind between 3-7 mph. Expect fog to form across the region this evening with an overnight low around 67 degrees.