As No. 4 Kansas rolled over Loyola (Maryland) 94-61 on Tuesday night in Lawrence to improve to 5-1, freshman forward Cheick Diallo, who made his Jayhawks debut after a protracted eligibility dispute with NCAA, took the first baby steps of his college career. Diallo finished with 13 points on 6-of-8 shooting and six rebounds in 16 minutes of action.
On Thanksgiving, the day authorities served a search warrant looking for a missing 7-year-old boy in Wyandotte County, Jeff Coon got a call from daughter Heather Jones. “She told me that Mike killed the little boy and it would be all over the news,” Coon said. “He fed him to the pigs, is all she said.”
Volunteers worked to set up the holiday shop at the Johnson County Christmas Bureau on Tuesday at the Metcalf South Shopping Center in Overland Park. The Christmas Bureau offers holiday assistance to more than 3,300 low-income families, provides them with groceries, toys, clothes, coats, personal-care items and holiday gifts. The bureau, which will open Friday for client appointments, is in desperate need of children's winter coats. Coats may be dropped off during business hours at the Christmas Bureau, on the west side of the mall at 95th Street and Metcalf Avenue.