Archive for Saturday, October 3, 2009

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12:00 a.m.
Members of a delegation from Eutin, Germany, sister city to Lawrence, pick out art pins created by teens employed at Van Go Mobile Arts, Seventh and New Jersey streets, during a visit to the center Thursday. From left are Hella Scheewe, Marion Vollertsen and Anke Ditscher. The delegation’s visit to Lawrence is in celebration of the 20-year anniversary of the sister city relationship between Eutin and Lawrence. German delegation visits to celebrate sister-city milestone
October 2, 2009 in print edition on 4A
Twenty years have passed since Eutin, Germany, became Lawrence’s sister city, and now a delegation of Eutin residents is here to celebrate the partnership.
6:00 a.m.
The Rev. John Schmeidler douses a turkey with holy water as it is held by its owner, Jedzia Hicklin, 11, outside St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church. Jedzia and other students from St. John’s, as well as community members, brought their animals to the church Friday to be blessed in recognition of the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, which is Sunday. In honor of St. Francis, multitude of creatures blessed
October 3, 2009 in print edition on 1B
The lawn of St. John’s Catholic Church and School was filled Friday afternoon with dogs, cats, rabbits — and even a turkey.
10:00 a.m.
The first Douglas County Water Festival, at the Kansas University Field Station north of Lawrence, was Friday. Students from six elementary schools learned about water pollution and preservation. Students soak up water lesson
October 3, 2009 in print edition on 3B
When fourth-graders think about water, images of water parks, swimming pools and Super Soakers may be what they think of first.
2:00 p.m.
Free State quarterback Camren Torneden, right, breaks free of Shawnee Mission Northwest defenders Will Greenhaw (23) and Drew Goodger (83) in the first quarter. In the back is Free State tackle Matt Ruder. The Firebirds pounded the Cougars, 49-0, on Friday at FSHS. Cougar clobbering
October 3, 2009 in print edition on 1C
Hey, this one was supposed to be close. Nobody had an inkling Free State High would steamroll Shawnee Mission Northwest in a battle of once-beaten Sunflower League football teams Friday night.
6:00 p.m.
Rabbi Neal Schuster is the new senior Jewish educator to KU Hillel. He keeps an electric scooter at the Hobbs-Taylor Lofts location to commute back and forth to the KU campus. Spiritual explorer: New Hillel rabbi brings unique perspective to service
October 3, 2009 in print edition on 1D
First Kansas University’s Hillel chapter got a new space. Now it has a new face: Rabbi Neal Schuster.

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KU’s Morningstar suspended
Jayhawk guard out for first semester after being arrested
10:31 a.m., October 3, 2009 Updated 12:59 a.m. in print edition on C1
Kansas University junior basketball guard Brady Morningstar has been suspended for the first semester by coach Bill Self.
Losing battle
No one is a winner in the ongoing trademark battle against a local T-shirt business.
October 3, 2009 in print edition on B6
The other shoe has dropped in a Kansas University trademark infringement lawsuit, but there are no clear-cut winners in the case.
Faith Forum: What book in the Apocrypha do you find most intriguing?
October 3, 2009 in print edition on D1
• Bible best resource for spiritual growth • Sacred texts useful in liturgy
Ottawa puts end to skid
Cyclones snap 33-game streak with win over BHS
October 3, 2009 in print edition on C5
After 33 straight losses, Ottawa High’s football team finally got a win.