Archive for Sunday, August 13, 2006

Also from August 13

Audio clips
Births
Blog entries
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
School expansion drafts Back to school supplies Couples - Korb and Reischman wedding
Polls
What's the most expensive part of sending your kids to school?

Poll results

Response Percent
Classroom and bus fees
 
37%
Outfits and accessories
 
35%
Sports “pay to play” fees
 
19%
No opinion.
 
7%
Total 147
Videos

All stories

Poet’s Showcase
August 13, 2006 in print edition on D3
“Forsaken,” by Xin Liu
Fishing report
August 13, 2006 in print edition on C6
Kane’s training off to fast start
Former Eagle Bend pro invited to PGA Championship
August 13, 2006 in print edition on C5
Jim Kane’s career is in transition. The Oral Roberts University Hall of Fame member is preparing a return to serious competition.
Best sellers
August 13, 2006 in print edition on D3
On the record
August 13, 2006 in print edition on B2
Lawrence datebook
August 13, 2006 in print edition on B2
Train kills person leaning on tracks
53-year-old Lawrence resident was trying to remove an object from engine’s path
August 13, 2006 in print edition on B1
A 53-year-old Lawrence resident died after being run over by a train Saturday afternoon in North Lawrence.
Pill to prevent HIV promising in early tests
Drug shown to be safe, but more study needed
August 13, 2006 in print edition on A1
The first test of a daily pill to prevent HIV infection gave a tantalizing hint of success, but a real answer must await a larger study due out next year.
What’s in your water?
Enhanced waters offer consumer a new version of H20, but is the flavor worth the increased cost?
August 13, 2006 in print edition on D5
Looking for sweeteners? Preservatives? And if you don’t mind consuming those substances, what are some of the fluids you’re supposed to drink every day? Try bottled water.
Commentary: Autographs should be kept kid stuff
If an athlete is younger than you are, you shouldn’t be asking for a signature
August 13, 2006 in print edition on C2
Autographs are for kids. If you’re old enough to sit on a bar stool and order a drink, you’re too old to ask for an autograph.
Rice leads 20-man class for hall
Players in college shrine wish they could do it over again
August 13, 2006 in print edition on C2
College seems like a blur to Jerry Rice.
A year later, life forces itself back in spite of Katrina
Perseverance necessary for those who return to, rebuild in destroyed city of New Orleans
August 13, 2006 in print edition on A10
They said she was too frail. That the mold growing on the warped walls of her flooded house would make her ill. That she shouldn’t bother since her mottled, mud-filled home would likely be bulldozed anyway.
Back on track
The philosophical roller coaster being driven by the Kansas Department of Education provides a bumpy ride for local school districts.
August 13, 2006 in print edition on B8
Judging by the results of the Aug. 1 primary election, many Kansans think it’s time for some changes on the Kansas State Board of Education.
Chiefs stymie top pick but fall in preseason opener
Another Houston rookie steals the show from vaunted DE Williams
August 13, 2006 in print edition on C1
If the Houston Texans hope to justify spending their No. 1 pick on Mario Williams, he’ll have to contribute more than he did Saturday night.
A manly man
Satirical author Maddox dispenses ‘how-to’ guide on releasing the inner male
August 13, 2006 in print edition on D3
Behind the prickly public persona and poison pen, the author of the crudest, rudest and most politically incorrect new book on the market is actually a pretty laid-back, low-key, mild-mannered person.
Horoscopes
August 13, 2006 in print edition on D8
For Sunday, Aug. 13, 2006