Archive for Thursday, June 7, 2001

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TOP MOVIES
June 7, 2001
People
June 7, 2001
Hamilton services
June 7, 2001
Rex Shewmake Sr.
June 7, 2001
C. Pat Liebert
June 7, 2001
Glenn Lawrence
June 7, 2001
Old Home Town - 25, 40, and 100 years ago today
June 7, 2001
No concern
June 7, 2001
Pool prices
June 7, 2001
Arc still at work
June 7, 2001
Parting shot
June 7, 2001
Alma Peek
June 7, 2001
Horoscopes
June 7, 2001
What Are You Reading?
June 7, 2001
On the record
June 7, 2001
Daily Ticker
June 7, 2001
TOP MUSIC
June 7, 2001
Roger Bryan
June 7, 2001
Friends and neighbors
June 7, 2001
Letters
June 7, 2001
Briefly
June 7, 2001
Carothers named interim associate provost James B. Carothers, a Kansas University English professor, will serve as interim associate provost. Carothers will fill the position while Associate Provost Kathleen McCluskey-Fawcett serves as interim dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Carothers will oversee academic services such as new student orientation, the registrar’s office, the Freshman/Sophomore Advising Center and the Writing Center. He has held many administrative positions at KU since 1970, including associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, acting director of the Honors Program and president of University Council. He is a William Faulkner scholar and teaches classes in the modern American novel and American humor. He wrote “William Faulkner’s Short Stories” in 1985, as well as short fiction and articles and reviews on modern fiction, American humorists, and baseball in literature. __________________________ Philanthropy: Community foundation taps executive director Sara Corless, Lawrence, has become the first executive director of the Douglas County Community Foundation. Her work will be to encourage support of existing charities and to form new charities. She also will work with the foundation’s board of directors to make direct charitable and educational grants in Douglas County. Corless has 15 years of experience working with nonprofit organizations. She recently served as first executive director of the Lawrence Schools Foundation. According to Corless, her initial goal is to raise awareness of the Douglas County Community Foundation and its potential for improving lives, especially the needs of youths in Douglas County. The foundation, created last year, distributed more than $200,000 in grants to Douglas County organizations last December. For more information about the foundation, call 843-8727. __________________________ Memories: Journal-World wants your flood stories, photos This July is the 50th anniversary of the flood that devastated North Lawrence and much of the region. The Journal-World is planning a commemorative edition marking the anniversary of the flood of 1951, and wants to include stories and photographs from its readers in the special issue. If you have an interesting story and/or photo, please contact the Journal-World by June 15. All photos mailed or dropped off at the newspaper offices with a self-addressed envelope will be returned. There are several ways to be included: mail your entries to Flood Tab, 609 N.H., Lawrence 66044; e-mail stories to Special Sections Editor Amy Trollinger at atrollinger@ljworld.com; or fax stories to Trollinger’s attention at 843-4512. For more information or questions, please call Trollinger at 832-7254. __________________________ Gasoline prices: Pump patrol at work The Journal-World has found a Lawrence-area gasoline price as low as: $1.56.9 a gallon at Miller Mart at 19th Street and Haskell Avenue. If you find a lower price, please call us at 832-7154. Be prepared to leave the name of the business, the address and the price. Or go to www.ljworld.com/section/gasoline to join our Pump Patrol message board with your gas price information. __________________________ Downtown: ‘Bag it’ for lunch, concert The first in a series of weekly Brown Bag Concerts takes place at noon today outside the Mercantile Bank building, 900 Mass. The Billy Spears Band plays today in the free summer series, which is sponsored by the Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department.
Movie Listings
June 7, 2001
Calendar
June 7, 2001