Archive for Saturday, October 18, 2008

Also from October 18

Audio clips
Births
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. OU People & Places Late Night in the Phog 2008
Podcasts
Polls
How would you grade KU's performance against Oklahoma?

Poll results

Response Percent
C
 
47%
B
 
38%
D
 
8%
F
 
3%
A
 
1%
Total 2062
Will Kansas come back and win this game?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
51%
No
 
48%
Total 27
Have you ever sold something to a pawn shop?

Poll results

Response Percent
No.
 
66%
Yes.
 
33%
Total 784
How many yards will OU quarterback Sam Bradford throw for against KU?

Poll results

Response Percent
201-250 yards
 
22%
251-300 yards
 
22%
301-350 yards
 
22%
351-400 yards
 
18%
200 yards or fewer
 
9%
451 yards or more
 
4%
401-450 yards
 
0%
Total 22

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas University junior Lauren Ruiz, Lenexa, grabs hold of the overhead handles along with other KU students on a packed Park and Ride bus Wednesday. KU is considering a merger with the T system, but it will have to postpone a decision until it knows the results of the November sales tax vote that proposes an increase to fund the city's transit system. Transit merger may take slower route
October 17, 2008 in print edition on 1A
A full-fledged merger of the city and Kansas University bus systems may be delayed - or less likely to happen - following a new agreement that city commissioners could approve on Tuesday.
6:00 a.m.
Freshman Quintrell Thomas struts out into Allen Fieldhouse during "Late Night in the Phog." The event is an annual tradition that signals the start of the basketball season and practice. Friday night's celebration included the unveiling of the 2008 NCAA Championship banner. Teams previewed, championship banner unveiled at Allen Fieldhouse
October 18, 2008 in print edition on 1A
A trio of friends and Jayhawk basketball fans waited nearly seven hours Friday to witness this year’s basketball team enter the Allen Fieldhouse court for the annual Late Night in the Phog tradition. The Kansas University tradition kicks off the beginning of practice for the women’s and men’s basketball teams.
2:00 p.m.
Kansas quarterback Todd Reesing pulls back to pass during warmups prior to kickoff against Oklahoma Saturday at Memorial Stadium in Norman, Okla. FINAL: Bradford’s career day leads OU to 45-31 victory
1:27 p.m., October 18, 2008 Updated 9:27 p.m.
Final, OU wins 45-31. Sam Bradford passed for an Oklahoma-record 468 yards as the Sooners rolled to a 45-24 victory over Kansas on Saturday at OU’s Memorial Stadium.
7:45 p.m.
Sharon Burns-Bohm cuts Carl Rochester's hair Thursday at her salon Alley Cuts in Eudora. Burns-Bohm on Sunday is celebrating 50 years as a hairdresser. Rochester has been a client for more than 30 years. Stylist to mark 50 years
October 18, 2008 in print edition on 1B
The mood in Sharon Burns-Bohm’s Eudora hair salon resembles a living room. People arrive well in advance of their appointments to chat. Others just drop by for a few minutes of conversation. The amiable atmosphere reflects Burns-Bohm’s 50 years in hairdressing. More than 40 of those years have been spent at her Eudora salon, Alley Cuts.

All stories

HINU seniors to play home finale
Baker’s three-game winning streak on line against Evangel
October 18, 2008 in print edition on C3
Senior Day comes early for Haskell Indian Nations University’s football team. HINU’s home finale will be today.