Archive for Thursday, July 6, 2006

Also from July 6

Audio clips
Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Country gardens Red Dog's Dog Days
Polls
Do you agree with the decision to shut off the fountain in South Park during city band concerts?

Poll results

Response Percent
No. The fountain should be left on during the concert so the public can enjoy it.
 
53%
Yes. A child could slip, fall and get hurt.
 
44%
Undecided.
 
2%
Total 215
What factor will guide your vote for the Kansas Board of Education

Poll results

Response Percent
Science standards
 
62%
School finance
 
25%
Other
 
6%
Sex education
 
5%
Total 531

All stories

Making strides
After early race setbacks and adjusting to a new team, Kurt Busch’s patience is beginning to pay off in top finishes
July 6, 2006 in print edition on C7
Adversity is nothing new for Kurt Busch. Handling it well is what has sparked an enormous turnaround for him in his first season with Penske Racing South.
On the record
July 6, 2006 in print edition on B2
Lawrence Datebook
July 6, 2006 in print edition on B2
Horoscope
July 6, 2006 in print edition on B5
For Thursday, July 6
Commodities
July 6, 2006 in print edition on A8
Lay’s death closes saga
Enron founder faced decades in jail for fraud
July 6, 2006 in print edition on A1
Enron Corp. founder Kenneth Lay gave his role in the scandal that enveloped him and his company the most final ending possible.
France continues to flourish
Zidane’s perfect penalty kick enough to secure spot in Sunday’s final
July 6, 2006 in print edition on C1
Leave it to the French to give this World Cup a sense of deja vu. Zinedine Zidane had been there before, standing behind the penalty spot, with a chance to gain glory for himself and France.
Crazy Kevin’ should be promoted
Blazers need to act quickly and reward former Kansas University player Pritchard, who ran 2006 draft
July 6, 2006 in print edition on C2
It was a slow day Thursday at One Center Court, which is only to say the Trail Blazers did not trade any of their 2007 draft picks.
Financial troubles not history yet
Director asks County Commission for additional $14,500 in 2007 budget
July 6, 2006 in print edition on A1
Watkins Community Museum of History is struggling and needs more money, Douglas County commissioners were told Wednesday.
Our town sports
July 6, 2006 in print edition on C3