Archive for Thursday, December 10, 2009

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KU vs. UMKC The day in photos, December 10, 2009

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas guard Tyrel Reed looks to pass out to the wing as he moves past Radford center Artsiom Parakhouski during the second half, Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. FINAL: KU scores 63 points in second half of 99-64 victory over Radford
6:15 p.m., December 9, 2009 Updated 9:57 p.m.
Six Jayhawks scored in double figures, led by 15 points apiece from Sherron Collins and Cole Aldrich.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Thomas Robinson keeps pace with Radford guard Jeremy Robinson during the first half, Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. Off to a fast start
December 10, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Kansas University freshman Elijah Johnson didn’t jump up and down in jubilation — heck, he didn’t even crack a smile — when coach Bill Self told him he’d be starting the first game of his college career Wednesday against Radford.
10:00 a.m.
About 20 big trees in and near Lawrence’s Watson Park may be cut down as part of Westar Energy’s program to keep trees out of power lines. This large tree, left, is one of many in the area in question. Westar’s power lines run through the tree. Trees near Watson Park may be cut
December 9, 2009 in print edition on 1A
City leaders are warning that up to 20 mature trees in and near Watson Park in downtown Lawrence soon may fall victim to a chainsaw.
2:08 p.m.
Free State teacher Jason Pendleton leads a discussion in his senior American government class Wednesday. Pendleton is leaving the Lawrence school district to work in the Blue Valley district, where he’ll earn about $8,000 more for teaching and coaching, he said. Lawrence school salaries lag nearby districts
December 9, 2009 in print edition on 3A
Jason Pendleton has spent the past 11 years teaching and coaching both boys and girls soccer at Free State High. But next year, he’ll be starting from scratch at a new high school, Blue Valley Southwest. Pendleton says the reason for the move is purely about money.
6:00 p.m.
This aerial view looks northwest over the former Farmland Industries Inc. fertilizer plant and its surrounding 467 acres. In the foreground is Kansas Highway 10, the extension of 23rd Street east of Lawrence. New deal for city of Lawrence to purchase Farmland site is in the works
December 9, 2009 in print edition on 3A
The city has long been interested in the nearly 500-acre property just east of Lawrence on Kansas Highway 10 because leaders believe it can be converted into a business park.

All stories

Highlander has highlight
Lynch-Flohr scores career high in blowout loss
December 10, 2009 in print edition on B5
Wednesday was quite the night for Radford senior Joey Lynch-Flohr.
Our town sports
December 10, 2009 in print edition on B3
Our town sports for December 10, 2009.
Pump patrol
December 10, 2009 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.47 at several stations.
People in the news
December 10, 2009 in print edition on B7
People in the news for December 10, 2009.