Archive for Saturday, May 30, 2009

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Bernadette Gray-Little is introduced as Kansas University's 17th chancellor on Friday, May 29, at the Kansas Board of Regents office in Topeka. Gray-Little is provost and executive vice chancellor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is a former psychology professor who served as dean of UNC's College of Arts and Sciences before being named provost. Provost at University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill named KU chancellor
8:43 a.m., May 29, 2009 Updated 9:51 p.m. in print edition on 1A
The Kansas Board of Regents has named Bernadette Gray-Little as Kansas University’s 17th chancellor.
10:00 a.m.
Alden Hunt, 8, Lawrence, gets sunscreen applied to his face by his mother Christy Hunt as the two prepared for an afternoon at the Lawrence Outdoor Pool in 2009. Doctor explains right use of sunscreen
May 30, 2009 in print edition on 1B
You know that using sunscreen can help prevent skin cancer, but using it correctly is just as important as using it at all.
4:00 p.m.
Gov. Mark Parkinson, shown in this 2009 file photo, said Thursday night that he is likely to trim the $13 billion budget approved for fiscal 2010 to keep the state from running a deficit. State halts tax refunds, ed payments
May 30, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Kansas has temporarily stopped income tax refunds and plans to delay payments to its public schools because of a revenue shortfall this month.
6:00 p.m.
Tanner Kilmer tags Goddard's Levi Meyer during his attempt to get back at first. Lawrence defeated Goddard 4-1 in Saturday at the 3&2 Baseball Complex in Lenexa. LIVE FROM LENEXA: LHS BASEBALL WINS 3-2 TO TAKE STATE TITLE
3:25 p.m., May 30, 2009 Updated 8:09 p.m.
Follow all of the action from tonight’s Class 6A state title baseball game between Lawrence High and SM West right here on
9:00 p.m.
Ryan Steiner, 4, left and his twin brothers Zach and Cole, 6, have their photograph taken by their father, Chad Steiner, Overland Park, in front of Thomas the Tank Engine at the Midland Railway in Baldwin City, May 30, 2009. Thomas the Tank Engine’ coming to Baldwin City
May 29, 2009 in print edition on 1B
Baldwin City Depot’s “Day out with Thomas” runs this weekend and June 5 to June 7.

All stories

So long, ball
Lions roll into semifinals, 17-0
May 30, 2009 in print edition on C1
Few baseball players ever have slammed a walk-off home run in the third inning.
Ottawa’s Peoples sets mark
Tongie’s Grizzle runner-up in shot put to longtime adversary
May 30, 2009 in print edition on C3
Ottawa’s Kearsten Peoples broke the state meet record in winning the title in the girls shot put.
Faith Forum: How often do you pray?
May 30, 2009 in print edition on D1
Follow Bible’s advice: Pray without ceasing
Chisox rough up Royals, 11-2
May 30, 2009 in print edition on C3
Chicago routed the Royals, 11-2.
Chancellor choice
KU’s next chancellor brings with her a strong record of leadership and academic excellence.
May 30, 2009 in print edition on B6
Kansas University soon will have one more connection to the University of North Carolina.