Archive for Wednesday, August 30, 2006

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It’s official: North Lawrence will be “Jericho”
For the event, Gov. Sebelius will proclaim that North Lawrence will officially change it’s name for a day to Jericho
August 30, 2006
One of the show’s stars, Skeet Ulrich, will also attend the event Sept. 9.
Low turnout may result in new primary election date
The 18.2 percent participation rate was far below the previous record low turnout of 26 percent in 2002
August 30, 2006
Douglas County had the third lowest turnout in the state at 12.2 percent.
Applicants wanted for journalism academy
August 30, 2006 in print edition on B1
The World Company and the William Allen White School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Kansas University are seeking applications for the Citizen Journalism Academy.
On the record
August 30, 2006 in print edition on B2
Lawrence datebook
August 30, 2006 in print edition on B2
Tigers call up top ‘06 pick
August 30, 2006 in print edition on C5
That was quick.
Commodities
August 30, 2006 in print edition on B8
Redman cuts down Twins
Lefty rides new pitch to sterling five-hit shutout
August 30, 2006 in print edition on C5
Mark Redman used a new pitch to beat his old team.
Shock’s Ford deflects recognition
Karl Malone’s daughter leads Detroit into WNBA finals against Sacramento
August 30, 2006 in print edition on C8
Cheryl Ford led the Detroit Shock back to the WNBA finals with a tenacious style that is reminiscent of her dad, 14-time NBA All-Star Karl Malone.
Rain plays havoc with second day of play
Only nine matches started at Open, but none come close to completion
August 30, 2006 in print edition on C8
Amelie Mauresmo wiped raindrops from her face, and Lleyton Hewitt nearly skidded into a split as bad weather played havoc with the U.S. Open on a stop-and-go Tuesday.
Smaller is better?
Some small private colleges in Kansas are thriving and providing some strong competition for state-assisted universities.
August 30, 2006 in print edition on B10
Is it only a coincidence that a resurgence in enrollment and support of private colleges in Kansas occurred almost simultaneously with the doubling of tuition at public universities under the Kansas Board of Regents umbrella?
Horoscopes
August 30, 2006 in print edition on D5
For Wednesday, Aug. 30
Prohibition’s last gasps
Thanks to a legislative change, McLouth has joined the cities where liquor is sold
August 30, 2006 in print edition on A1
In the state that spawned the hatchet-wielding temperance champion Carry Nation, Prohibition has had a longer legacy than almost anyone could imagine.
Daily ticker
August 30, 2006 in print edition on B8