Archive for Friday, May 11, 2007

Also from May 11

Audio clips
Births
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Jason Rose conviction Haskell Cultural Center
Podcasts
Polls
What possible KU alert systems would be most useful to you?

Poll results

Response Percent
Text messages
 
58%
Automated phone messages
 
13%
Email
 
12%
Radio announcements
 
5%
Television announcements
 
5%
Web site alerts
 
4%
Total 310
Videos

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
Mugshot of Major Edwards Man found competent to stand in gun trial
May 11, 2007 in print edition on 1B
A Lawrence man who faces federal gun charges in connection with the unsolved killing of a Lawrence hip-hop artist has been declared mentally competent to stand trial. Major C. “Ja Ja” Edwards, 27, was arrested on a federal warrant Oct. 23 in Mississippi for being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition.
10:30 a.m.
Haskell Indian Nations University senior Katie Renwick, Orvoville, Calif., gets a kiss from her dog Felicia this week while studying in her Lawrence apartment. Renwick, a member of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma, will graduate with a 4.0 grade point average. Haskell grad leaves with perfect record
May 11, 2007 in print edition on 1A
She’s been exceptional in the classroom and on the softball field. It’s no wonder Haskell Indian Nations University named Katie Renwick as its Student of the Year and a speaker at today’s commencement ceremony.
11:52 a.m.

Jason Rose leaves the court room at the Douglas County Law Enforcement Center Friday. The jury brought in the verdict just after 11:30 a.m. GUILTY
11:51 a.m., May 11, 2007 Updated 2:03 p.m.
Jason Rose found guilty of involuntary manslaughter, aggravated arson and aggravated battery. Sentencing is set for June 18.
3:12 p.m.
Lori Tapahonso displays an original glass plate negative from the Frank Rinehart collection, one of many in the archives at the Haskell Cultural Center and Museum at Haskell University. This image shows Six Toes, a Kiowa Indian photographed by Rinehart in 1899. Tribal tradition
May 11, 2007 in print edition on 1D
Passers-by may see the Haskell Cultural Center and Museum as simply a lone wooden building on campus, but to Lori Tapahonso it represents the “the gateway to Haskell.” “One of the blessings of having a cultural center is our alumni have a place where they can come back to and reminisce in a way that helps strengthen our students,” says Tapahonso, public information officer at Haskell Indian Nations University.

All stories

Dance performance canceled tonight
No reason offered
May 11, 2007
No reason offered.
GUILTY
Jason Rose found guilty of involuntary manslaughter, aggravated arson and aggravated battery
11:51 a.m., May 11, 2007 Updated 02:03 p.m.
Jason Rose found guilty of involuntary manslaughter, aggravated arson and aggravated battery. Sentencing is set for June 18.
Old Home Town - 100 years ago
May 11, 2007 in print edition on B6
Lawrence Datebook
May 11, 2007 in print edition on B2
Horoscopes
May 11, 2007 in print edition on B5
Lee leads Michelob birdie brigade
LPGA field takes advantage of ideal scoring conditions
May 11, 2007 in print edition on C10
Mi Hyun Kim was trying to figure out the speed of the practice green Thursday when she glanced at the scoreboard early in the first round.
Commodities
May 11, 2007 in print edition on C12
Old Home Town - 40 years ago
May 11, 2007 in print edition on B6
On the record
May 11, 2007 in print edition on B2
Old Home Town - 25 years ago
May 11, 2007 in print edition on B6