Archive for Wednesday, October 10, 2007

Also from October 10

Audio clips
Births
Blog entries
Chats
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Free State vs. SM West soccer
Podcasts
Polls
Should the state spend an additional $26 million to provide all-day kindergarten and boost teacher pay?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
56%
No
 
42%
Undecided
 
1%
Total 261
Damon Huard sustained a shoulder injury on a fourth-quarter hit in Sunday's loss, and coach Herm Edwards said Sunday that Brodie Croyle might start even if Huard is cleared. How should the Chiefs handle the quarterback position in the immediate future?

Poll results

Response Percent
Croyle should start regardless of Huard’s health.
 
66%
Huard should start if he’s able, even if he’s not 100 percent.
 
16%
Croyle should start until Huard is 100 percent, then hand the reins back to Huard.
 
16%
Total 12
Videos

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
South Junior High eighth-grader Shelbeigh O'Brien works on a test for her physical education class Tuesday in the commons area of the school The commons area is used as a classroom while other parts of the school including the auxiliary gymnasium and science labs are still under construction. The new date for completion is scheduled for Nov. 16. South Junior High construction work pushed back more than a month
October 9, 2007 in print edition on 1A
The work still is not over at South Junior High School. Because of 45 days of weather delays, the new completion date has been moved back from Oct. 1 to Nov. 16. On that day, school officials say, everything inside and outside should be finished, even demolition of the old South building.
9:00 a.m.
High School Spodcasters
Storming toward state
Posted October 10, 2007
In this week's episode of High School Spodcasters, Journal-World High School Sports Editor Matt Tait is joined by beat writers Benton Smith and Jesse Temple and the trio talks about which local teams might make the best run toward the state tournaments
12:00 p.m.
Kansas University's Bales Organ Recital Hall, which is 10 years old, was a joint effort of an architect, acoustician, organ builder, organ faculty and university representatives. The venue is perfectly constructed for organ music. Key masters
October 10, 2007 in print edition on 1C
The Bales Organ Recital Hall quietly turned 10 years old last year. There was no fanfare, no anniversary celebration, just a dutiful continuation by the decade-old instrument and its venerable home to showcase the performances - from lessons to recitals - of Kansas University students, faculty and visiting artists.
4:00 p.m.
The Brownback Report
Brownback: 'I am doing all that I can to make the votes that I can'
Posted October 10, 2007
As scheduled, [Sen. Sam Brownback chatted live today at WashingtonPost.com][1].There were lots of questions from Brownback's Kansas constituents.At least two questions from the Lawrence area ...
10:00 p.m.
Sierra Club representative Brandon Hearn, Olathe, holds a Sierra Club advertisement promoting wind energy, along with other protesters gathered for a news conference Wednesday at the Statehouse in Topeka. Representatives from the Sierra Club, Kansas Rural Center and other groups who are opposed to a proposed coal-fueled power plant in western Kansas urged the Kansas Department of Health and Environment to reject the plant. Coal plant under fire
October 11, 2007 in print edition on 1A
A coalition Wednesday slammed the proposed coal-fueled electric plants in western Kansas, saying the project would hurt the environment and economy. In a news conference on the steps of the Capitol, representatives of several groups urged Kansas Department of Health and Environment Secretary Roderick Bremby to reject the proposal.

All stories

This Coby just trying to stick
Lakers’ camp has had more confusion than usual
October 10, 2007 in print edition on B8
Hey, Kobe! Or is it Coby? It can sure get puzzling in the Los Angeles Lakers’ training now that Coby Karl is there with Kobe Bryant.
Lawrence Datebook
October 10, 2007 in print edition on A4
Events around Lawrence.