Archive for Saturday, December 5, 2009

Also from December 5

Births
Blog entries
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, December 5, 2009 Lawrence High girls 41, at Washburn Rural 59 Lawrence High boys 38 at Washburn Rural 58 People & Places, December 5
Polls
Who would be your first choice to replace Mark Mangino as KU's next football coach?

Poll results

Response Percent
Jim Harbaugh, Stanford
 
42%
Kevin Sumlin, Houston
 
14%
Turner Gill, Buffalo
 
13%
Nolan Cromwell, Texas A&M asst.
 
10%
Skip Holtz, East Carolina
 
7%
Other
 
7%
Randy Edsall, UConn
 
5%
Total 2355
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Elizabeth Elliott (left) playing Mama, and Kirby Anderson playing Dr. Zvavala, discuss Mama's son and his possible ADD.
Mass distraction: University Theatre stages contemporary play scrutinizing how an over-stimulated society treats ADD
December 4, 2009 in print edition on 1C
Cell phones, video games, Facebook. E-mail, TiVo, Twitter. Laptops, podcasts, earbuds. SpongeBob … Talk about distractions. It’s a wonder anybody can think straight these days…
6:00 a.m.
Kansas University history professor Bill Tuttle was at reggae superstar Bob Marley’s concert at KU’s Hoch Auditorium in 1979. He remembers the event as a “spiritual experience.” Tuttle is pictured next to a photograph of Marley that was taken by Journal-World photographer Richard Gwin, who was also at the concert. ’79 Marley show lives on in local memory
December 5, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Bill Tuttle remembers being in a rotten mood on Dec. 6, 1979.
10:00 a.m.
Attorney Gregory Robinson, left, and defendant Arthur Davis III discuss case details during a break Tuesday morning in Douglas County District Court. Davis is on trial, accused of trying to kill his ex-wife. Defense witness testifies in case against Lawrence man accused in attack on ex-wife
2:01 p.m., December 4, 2009 Updated 5:09 p.m. in print edition on 1B
A defense attorney began presenting his case Friday in the attempted murder case against Arthur Davis III, who is accused of trying to kill his ex-wife.
2:00 p.m.
Kansas University athletic director Lew Perkins talks with media members outside the Anderson Family Football Complex on Thursday as he answers questions regarding the resignation of head coach Mark Mangino. KU declines to release details of Mangino’s settlement agreement for now, says deal is not finalized
12:47 p.m., December 4, 2009 Updated 5:54 p.m. in print edition on 1A
The Lawrence Journal-World, 6News and LJWorld.com have filed a Kansas Open Records Act request with Kansas Athletics Inc. to obtain a settlement agreement with football coach Mark Mangino.
6:00 p.m.
The Wilders are (from left) Phil Wade, Ike Sheldon, Betse Ellis and Nate Gawron. Ho-Ho-Hoedown: Lawrence old-time and bluegrass bands throw holiday party for the whole family
December 4, 2009
“In a lot of country and honky tonk music, you get a lot of drinkin’ and cheatin’ and partyin’ and that kind of stuff, so it’s nice to take a night off of that and just sing Christmas songs,” says The Wilders’ Ike Sheldon …

All stories

Woods’ apology changes nothing
December 5, 2009 in print edition on C2
The billion dollars didn’t help one cent.
’79 Marley show lives on in local memory
Reggae legend filled KU venue with ‘gorgeous’ sound and color
December 5, 2009 in print edition on A1
Bill Tuttle remembers being in a rotten mood on Dec. 6, 1979.
LHS grad leads team back to promised land
Magnuson’s Lions make second straight state tournament appearance
December 5, 2009 in print edition on C5
In 2008, Lawrence High volleyball coach Stephanie Magnuson left the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka with mixed emotions.
Fascinating sight
A well-known butterfly researcher is watching a fascinating experiment unfold in outer space.
December 5, 2009 in print edition on B6
Chip Taylor knows just about everything about monarch butterflies, but he didn’t know whether they would be able to emerge from their chrysalises in a weightless environment.
Housing partners
December 5, 2009 in print edition on B7
To the editor: We at Family Promise of Lawrence celebrate our first anniversary with joy!
Gifts to keep kids moving
December 5, 2009 in print edition on D1