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Q: What's yiches? 
A: Family status or prestige

"The highest yiches attaches to the man of learning," wrote Leo Rosten in The Joys of Yiddish. Yiches refers to "more than pedigree," according to Rosten. Yiches "must be deserved, earned as well as inherited."

Have we got yiches! 

A table of contents   

Chapter 1 Handball champion Doug Glatt
Our own Lance Armstrong and then some

Chapter 2 Walks the walk
Bruce Rogers
of Nashville

Chapter 3 Dr. Sandi Isaacson is making a difference in the lives of Kansas City's most troubled teens