Archive for Friday, September 8, 2006

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On the street
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Indian Arts Show Free State football vs. Olathe East Free State vs. Lawrence soccer
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3-Day Diary: Getting ready for the walk
Wherein the J-W’s Drew Hartsock raises money - and fitness - for a good cause
September 8, 2006
The leadup to the event has been an event into itself.
Provost focuses on student success
Lariviere encourages faculty to reflect on professional mission
12:00 a.m., September 8, 2006 Updated 08:16 a.m. in print edition on B1
Eighteen percent of incoming Kansas University freshmen don’t make it to their sophomore year.
Potent ground game packs punch for Eudora
Cardinals, fresh off shutout of Osawatomie, will try to improve to 2-0 when Central Heights comes to town
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C6
Eudora running back Travis Clarke ran for two touchdowns in last week’s 42-0 season-opening victory over Osawatomie, but he also fumbled the ball twice.
Seabury volleyball splits pair
Seahawks turn back Elwood, fall to St. James
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C6
The only thing that was hot for the Seabury volleyball squad on Thursday was the gymnasium.
Braves hoping to make last stand
Atlanta slipping in wild-card race
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C5
The Braves long ago gave up on their streak of division titles, which could officially end this weekend. Well, the wild card is nearly out of reach, too.
LHS has chance to rebound
Another Olathe squad awaits young Lions
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C1
Lawrence High wide receiver Nathan Padia woke his parents up late last Friday night.
Lawrence Datebook
September 8, 2006 in print edition on B2
Federer ‘too good’ in win over Blake
Two-time defending champion claims four-set quarterfinal victory
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C8
James Blake made Roger Federer work a whole lot harder than he’s used to, and it still wasn’t nearly enough.
NFL notebook
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C10
Rose, Furyk tied at 63
Golfers sizzle on soggy Canadian course
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C2
Jim Furyk and Justin Rose took advantage of perfect scoring conditions Thursday in the first round of the Canadian Open.
Sooners’ Peterson draws criticism
Running back started slowly in 24-17 victory against UAB
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C9
Offensive coordinator Kevin Wilson walked into Oklahoma’s locker room and sat down with Adrian Peterson.
Safe schools
There may be no need to check the backgrounds of volunteers in the Lawrence schools, but it’s an issue the local school board should at least consider.
September 8, 2006 in print edition on B6
Now - not after an unfortunate incident - is the time for Lawrence school officials to talk about whether the district should have a formal screening process for volunteers who work with local students.
Commodities
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C12
Horoscopes
September 8, 2006 in print edition on B4
For Friday, Sept. 8
Ohio State friends downplay Heisman talk
Buckeyes’ Smith, Ginn could help their causes with big games against Texas
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C9
It’s one thing to compete for the Heisman Trophy with someone a couple of time zones away. It’s quite another when that other person is in the same locker room.
Tigers ride Verlander to win
Detroit tames Twins, 7-2, ups division lead to five
September 8, 2006 in print edition on C4
Jim Leyland has perfected the level head, in his 15th season as a major league manager.
On the record
September 8, 2006 in print edition on B2