Archive for Thursday, September 24, 2009

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Blog entries
On the street
Photo galleries
2009 Main Street Live: Lawrence The day in photos, September 24, 2009 KU volleyball 3, Oklahoma 2 The view from The Oread

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
St. John students file across a empty lot next to the school in the 1200 block of Kentucky after school on Wednesday. The area is being considered as part of a expansion to the School. St. John’s Catholic Church begins planning for major expansion
September 22, 2009 in print edition on 3A
A space crunch at St. John the Evangelist has the Catholic church considering a major expansion that would take up much of the 1200 block of Kentucky Street.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas guard Tyshawn Taylor puts up a jumper during warmups before taking on Tennessee Saturday, Jan. 3, 2009 at Allen Fieldhouse. KU sports teams’ apparent feud spurs 2nd brawl
10:30 a.m., September 23, 2009 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on 1A
An apparent feud between members of the Kansas University men’s basketball and football teams spilled over into the day Wednesday, when a second altercation between the groups was reported on campus.
10:00 a.m.
Owners of The Oread, 1200 Oread Ave., along with management, construction members and the media, gather Wednesday on the top-floor observation deck of the structure for a celebration of reaching the height of the building construction. Oread owners share view from the top
September 24, 2009 in print edition on 1A
You look the Campanile in the eye. Downtown Lawrence is stretched out before you — the top of the US Bank Tower exposed, the blue Granada sign popping out in a way that it doesn’t from Massachusetts Street. You can catch glimpses of the Clinton Lake dam to the west, semis on I-70 to the north and trees as far as the eye can see to the south.
2:00 p.m.
Lawrence Memorial Hospital, 325 Maine. D.A. calls Lawrence Memorial Hospital turning away rape victims ‘unconscionable’
September 23, 2009 in print edition on 1A
Rape victims are being turned away from Lawrence Memorial Hospital, and it’s creating a risk to the community, according to claims made by Douglas County District Attorney Charles Branson.
6:00 p.m.
Mod Men: Rev It Up show celebrates cult of the car, supports charity
September 23, 2009 in print edition on 1C
The culture of the American hot rod is a fuel-injected religion with devotees across the globe. In Lawrence this weekend, church will be in session at the Rev It Up car show and music festival…

All stories

Apologies issued
Taylor says he’s embarrassed for role in fights
05:16 p.m., September 24, 2009 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on B1
Wearing a splint on his thumb and heavy wrap on his injured left hand, a contrite Tyshawn Taylor met the media Thursday afternoon in Wagnon Student Athlete Center.
Grow up
Skirmishes between Kansas University football and basketball players reflect poorly on the individuals involved, their teams and the university.
September 24, 2009 in print edition on A8
Aren’t team sports supposed to provide a healthy outlet for aggressive tendencies?
Pump patrol
September 24, 2009 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.21 at several stations.