Archive for Saturday, August 8, 2009

Also from August 8

Births
Blog entries
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Douglas County Fair, Saturday, August 9 People & Places, Aug. 8 The day in photos, August 8, 2009
Polls
Would you hire an ex-convict?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
38%
No
 
37%
Not sure
 
24%
Total 1436
Videos

All stories

Central Lawrence home catches fire
One person taken to LMH; improper disposal of smoking materials cited
10:38 a.m., August 8, 2009 Updated 05:44 p.m. in print edition on B2
Fire, medical and police officers were on full alert Saturday morning as they doused a fire that engulfed the house at 2137 Tennessee.
People in the news
August 8, 2009 in print edition on D7
People in the news for August 8, 2009
Laptop TV connecting fans
Ochocinco among players starring in reality shows
August 8, 2009 in print edition on C6
So much for Twitter or Facebook. And who really needs camera crews?
Around and about
August 8, 2009 in print edition on D5
Around and about for Aug. 8, 2009
Scouting news
August 8, 2009 in print edition on D5
Scouting news for Aug. 8, 2009
Military news
August 8, 2009 in print edition on D5
Military news for Aug. 8, 2009.
Club news
August 8, 2009 in print edition on D5
Club news for Saturday, Aug. 8
Government: Don’t rush to close schools for swine flu
August 8, 2009 in print edition on A5
Don’t panic, schools.
Recession means fewer babies
August 8, 2009 in print edition on A5
There aren’t just fewer jobs in a recession. There are fewer babies, too.
Lawrence ranks low on income
And even worse on housing costs
August 8, 2009 in print edition on A1
This is one Big 12 ranking Lawrence could live without.
Recruiting whirlwind
A one-week recruiting blitz across southern Kansas communities is only a small step in connecting KU to the rest of the state.
August 8, 2009 in print edition on B6
Kansas University’s annual Wheat State Whirlwind Tour fell victim to budget cuts this year, but a group of KU recruiters has another whirlwind tour on the schedule.
Looking ahead
Lawrence product Hooper happily retired as player, hopes to climb ranks as manager
August 8, 2009 in print edition on C1
Lawrence product Kevin Hooper is enjoying his job as manager of the Wichita Wingnuts.
Ottawa legion suffers first loss
August 8, 2009 in print edition on C8
Ottawa’s Legion team fell to Lamoure, S.D., 5-2.
Harrington holds onto lead
Clark one stroke back at Firestone
August 8, 2009 in print edition on C2
Padraig Harrington broke par for the second straight day, something he hasn’t done in four months.
Sandberg working way back to majors
Hall of Fame second baseman coaching for Cubs’ AA team in Tennessee
August 8, 2009 in print edition on C5
Ryne Sandberg’s goal is the same now as it was in 1978: Get to the majors.
Kansas football gains 1, loses 1
Briscoe takes part in first practice; Lueken bolts program
August 8, 2009 in print edition on C1
Dezmon Briscoe is back, but Ben Lueken is gone from Kansas University’s football team.