A historical program for senior-citizens Friday morning at a west Topeka church grew testy near the end when an audience member stood and questioned why a man portraying Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee would come into a house of worship for his presentation.

This Week's Circulars


Arts & Entertainment

What’s going on in Topeka this week? Here’s our C-J Extra calendar for Aug. 16-22, 2017

Notices of upcoming events for the CJ Extra Calendar should be sent to The Topeka Capital-Journal at least two weeks in advance... Read more


Kansas pastors juggle day job, ministry

WICHITA — Chad Gilstrap says his schedule is packed. On Sundays, he leads worship and pastors at Redemption Church. But being co-pastor... Read more

At Home


Northeast Kansas happenings

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS — Blue Earth Plaza in downtown Manhattan will host the Festival of Lights, traditional holiday songs accompanying a synchronized... Read more

Author Julia Alvarez to speak in Lawrence in March

Novelist and poet Julia Alvarez will visit Lawrence in March as part of programming for Read Across Lawrence.

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