Archive for Thursday, November 22, 2007

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6:00 a.m.
Judy Johanning, center, Baldwin City, has made and gathered more than 40 quilts to take to tornado-ravaged Greensburg for the holiday season. Displaying some of the quilts Tuesday with Johanning are members of the Maple Leaf Quilters Guild, Wincel Jehle, Baldwin, left, and Cathy Miles, Lawrence, right. The quilts will be delivered Nov. 30 at the Kiowa County Hospital in Greensburg. Quilts meant as ‘hugs’ for town’s tornado survivors
November 22, 2007 in print edition on 1A
When Judy Johanning heard about the tornado that ravaged Greensburg, she donated money to help. But the Baldwin City resident wanted to do more. “I just wanted to do something for the people,” she said.
10:30 a.m.
Kyler Carpenter, Topeka, steadies his son, Trevor, 8, as he secures a decorated dollar bill to the ceiling of Jefferson's Restaurant, 743 Mass., during the lunch rush Wednesday. Jayhawk fans planning to watch Saturday's Kansas-Missouri football game will stake their claims to seats at their favorite local bars and restaurants. Making a game plan
November 22, 2007 in print edition on 1A
Mike Hall won’t be at Arrowhead Stadium on Saturday. Hall, who graduated from Kansas University in May, tried getting tickets to the Border Showdown between Kansas and Missouri on eBay but couldn’t handle the hefty price tag. “We couldn’t get four tickets for less than 700 bucks,” Hall said. So now he is left with two options.
10:00 p.m.
Lawrence volunteers, from left, Diane Fry, Robin Richards and Donna Obenland work the food line of the Lawrence Interdenominational Nutrition Kitchen as they serve Thanksgiving dinners Thursday at First Christian Church, 10th and Kentucky streets. An estimated 200 people attended the annual event. Good feeling’ builds kinship at LINK
November 22, 2007 in print edition on 3A
It may have been cold and lonely outside of the Lawrence Interdenominational Nutrition Kitchen on Thanksgiving, but when people stepped inside the basement of First Christian Church, it was another story.”There’s this camaraderie; everyone’s in a great mood,” said Greg Moore, the new LINK coordinator. He replaced Dianne Morgan, who had served as coordinator for the last two and a half years. “I see people who fight outside hugging each other today. There’s a good feeling in the air.”

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Ranking the top teams
A look at season performances of Cup racing teams
November 22, 2007 in print edition on B11
Well, we did get a few things right. Before the 2007 Nextel Cup season began, we had Jimmie Johnson ranked No. 1 in That’s Racin’s rankings of the top 40 teams in the sport.
Lawrence Datebook
November 22, 2007 in print edition on A4
Events around Lawrence