Record-breaking Bicycle Rider Ashton Lambie Tells His Tale

The old record time for the more-than-400-mile trip across Kansas on a bicycle was 29 hours and 52 minutes, set by Tim Parks of McPherson in July 1993. Ashton Lambie’s wanted to complete the same journey in 24 hours or less.  “Technology has come a long...

Lawrence Central Rotary Helps The Willow in May

Once again this May, Lawrence Central Rotary is collecting personal care products to deliver to The Willow Domestic Violence Center.  Becca Burns, Director of Volunteer Services at The Willow speaks regularly to the club.  The agency provides a growing variety of...

Downtown Lawrence’s Sally Zogry Update’s Lawrence Central

Sally Zogry’s motto is “Shop Small, Shop Local.” Zogry, the director of  Downtown Lawrence, has been on the job for three years. She’s watched activity in downtown Lawrence grow and is working to keep the downtown vital and busy. “I plan an event that I’d like to...

Nancy Hause Talks about Explorer Zebulon Pike, and a Local Connection

At  the April 20th Lawrence Central Rotary meeting, Rotarian Nancy  Pike Hause  talked about finding out that she and Rotarian John Wilkinson share a historic connection.  Hause  told Rotarians that she was contacted by the publisher of Colorado Life magazine last...