Archive for Friday, December 11, 2009

Also from December 11

Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Third turnpike bridge demolition The day in photos, December 11, 2009 Lawrence High vs. K.C. Sumner
Polls
What grade would you give yourself when it comes to healthy eating and exercise?

Poll results

Response Percent
A.
 
47%
B.
 
22%
C.
 
20%
F.
 
6%
D.
 
2%
Total 48
Are you an aggressive driver?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes, but I’m considerate of other drivers
 
44%
No, I observe the rules of the road
 
32%
Yes, get out of my way
 
14%
No, I wave approaching motorists along, even if I have the right of way
 
5%
I don’t drive
 
3%
Total 1623
Do you ever write poetry?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
58%
Yes
 
41%
Total 489
Videos

Lead stories

All stories

Pump patrol
December 11, 2009 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.47 at several stations.
Graduate offers lesson in perseverance
Mother’s sudden death changed his life, but not his dreams
December 11, 2009 in print edition on A1
Adam Barry remembers it as a time when his priorities became crystal clear.
Commodities
December 11, 2009 in print edition on B9
Agriculture futures were mostly higher Thursday.
Tree options
Westar needs to look at all the options before taking out mature trees along a city park.
December 11, 2009 in print edition on A8
Westar may have some good reasons for removing as many as 20 trees in and near Watson Park, but many city residents could offer a number of good reasons why the trees should stay.
Depot restraint
City commissioners were smart to moderate their grant request for the Santa Fe depot.
December 11, 2009 in print edition on A8
Lawrence taxpayers should thank their city commissioners for showing appropriate restraint in applying for federal funding to preserve the Santa Fe depot in east Lawrence.
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