The Topeka Zoo celebrates the arrival of a new exhibit with a Bayou bash tonight.
There were alligators aplenty at the park. The Louisiana/bayou party welcomes the new 'gator exhibit that opens next week.
Zoo director Brenden Wiley says his staff is excited to welcome the new reptiles, saying "Tonight's the first night that we've had patron's coming through this opens to the public Thursday evening. So far we are extremely pleased not only with how this event has been. Other than the weather you couldn't ask for a better night."
The Kansas State Wildcats knocked off the South Dakota Coyotes 64-62 on Tuesday night.
Hayden and Holton clashed in a battle of 4A schools, while Topeka High hosted Topeka West in a girls matchup.
Kansas committed 24 turnovers and fell behind by 18 points in the first half in Tuesday's loss at Florida.