Archive for Thursday, May 24, 2007

Also from May 24

Births
Blog entries
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The constant gardener
Podcasts
Polls
How will you spend Memorial Day weekend?

Poll results

Response Percent
Stay home and barbecue
 
47%
Hit the road
 
14%
Go to the lake
 
14%
Undecided
 
12%
Decorate graves
 
11%
Total 265
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Carol McFall, seventh-grade English and geography teacher at South Junior High School, loads up her car on the last day of school. McFall and other faculty and students start school next year in a new building. Students, faculty eager for new South Junior High building
May 24, 2007 in print edition on 1B
Students and faculty at South Junior High School said farewell to their nearly 39-year-old building Wednesday.
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9:43 a.m.
Preparations for Memorial Day were under way Tuesday at Clinton Lake, as Chris and Robin Breit and their whippet, Ginny, were setting up their campsite as they do every year. Area lakes prepare for holiday
May 24, 2007 in print edition on 1A
The water levels have subsided at area lakes just in time for the traditionally busy Memorial Day weekend.
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10:00 p.m.
Lawrence youngster Caleb Ochs, 8, pulls back to heave a pass to his teammates as he and other kids at the Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence play a game of "Foam Ball." Tuesday's warmer weather allowed for a bit of outdoor activity. Officials ponder recreation price tags
May 24, 2007 in print edition on 1A
PLAY will cost real money. Local leaders on Thursday were told it would cost at least $21 million to build a new indoor sports fieldhouse, and another $18 million to construct an outdoor recreational complex for Lawrence youths. Both ideas have been pushed by local group PLAY, which stands for Partners for Lawrence Athletics and Youth.
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All stories

Belone gets 48 years for killing girlfriend
I’m sorry that I wasn’t man enough to have a good family,’ he says
May 24, 2007
‘I’m sorry that I wasn’t man enough to have a good family,’ he says
DeBiasse cleared to play Friday
Regional ejection put LHS senior’s status in doubt
May 24, 2007 in print edition on C1
Nick DeBiasse has received the OK to play in Lawrence High’s Class 6A state baseball opener.
MLB briefs
May 24, 2007 in print edition on C6
¢ Clemens sweats it out¢ Hughes throws off mound¢ Mateo to be activated
Royals are rollin’
K.C. uses home-run ball to win again
May 24, 2007 in print edition on C6
The Cleveland Indians hit the historic home runs. The Kansas City Royals hit the decisive ones.
Horoscopes
May 24, 2007 in print edition on B5
For Thursday, May 24
Our town sports
May 24, 2007 in print edition on C10
Pump patrol
May 24, 2007 in print edition on B1
Patrol seeks fuel deals
Commodities
May 24, 2007 in print edition on C12
Lawrence Datebook
May 24, 2007 in print edition on B2
May 24, 2007
Cash, gift cards top grad presents
Survey: Americans expected to spend $4.5 billion this graduation season
May 24, 2007 in print edition on C12
High school graduates can look forward to receiving more than their degrees this weekend. Try cold, hard cash.
Edwards defends plan for Chiefs
Kansas City coach denies he’s misleading Green, engages in heated exchange with radio host
May 24, 2007 in print edition on C1
In a heated exchange with reporters Wednesday, Herm Edwards denied Trent Green’s charge that he had tried to mislead the veteran quarterback.