Category Archives: Journalism

Images: Volume 1, Week 44 & 45

High school sports are in one word – beautiful. For the most part, there remains a pureness in the hearts of the coaches and players that reveals itself in wonderful photographs. If only photographers took the time to delve deeply … Continue reading

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Images: Volume 1, Week 34

The news that former President Jimmy Carter suffers from extensive cancer that has spread to his brain saddens me greatly. Since the day Carter and his wife Rosalynn came to Topeka on March 2, 1975, I have been a Carter supporter. … Continue reading

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Images: Volume 1, Week 33

Covering the 1994 PGA Championship meant covering everything from A-to-Z. Held at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Nick Price dominated the event leading wire-to-wire. Finishing 11 under par, Price defeated Corey Pavin by six shots. The PGA Championship … Continue reading

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Images: Volume 1, Week 32

On Saturday, the National Football League inducts the latest group of past greats into the league’s Hall of Fame. Each player will have a bust displayed in special room alongside the others that preceded them into the Hall in Canton, Ohio. On … Continue reading

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Images: Volume 1, Week 30

Photographers develop swivel necks. I am always looking for things that interest me that could also make a pleasing photograph. That is why on sections of a two-lane road between Topeka and Lawrence I find myself always looking for things … Continue reading

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Images: Volume 1, Week 27

As the sun comes up on everyone’s July 4th holiday celebrations here in the United States, Laura and I begin our three-week celebration of what we believe to be the greatest athletic event and grand spectacle in the world, the Tour de … Continue reading

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Images: Volume 1, Week 24

Thirty-nine years ago today, I drove south of Topeka on a manhunt. A murder suspect was on the loose. County Sheriffs and Highway Patrolmen combed an area near Scranton, where the subject was last seen, 25 miles south of Topeka. … Continue reading

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