Archive for Friday, February 5, 2010

Also from February 5

Audio clips
Births
Multimedia stories
Family Binding

Bibles pass down faith as well as heritage

Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Leonard Pitts at KU Feb. 5 winter storm Harrison Family Bible The day in photos, February 5, 2010
Polls
Should the Downtown Lawrence Farmers' Market ban live animals?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes.
 
49%
No.
 
46%
Undecided.
 
4%
Total 878
What's your favorite thing about the Super Bowl, the game, the commercials or the half-time show?

Poll results

Response Percent
The commercials
 
28%
I don’t watch the Super Bowl
 
27%
The game
 
27%
I like them all
 
13%
The half-time show
 
2%
Total 1299
What grade would you give KU coach Turner Gill on his first recruiting class?

Poll results

Response Percent
B
 
40%
C
 
38%
A
 
7%
Undecided
 
7%
D
 
4%
F
 
2%
Total 354
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
The Kansas Senate passed a bill banning smoking statewide on Tuesday. In this file photo, a resident is pictured smoking a cigar outdoors. New legislation in Kansas House would overturn local smoking bans, including Lawrence’s
February 3, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Advocates of a statewide ban of smoking in public places, criticized a new bill Wednesday that they said would overturn local anti-smoking ordinances, including the one in Lawrence.
6:00 a.m.
Officials from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Johnson County Sheriff's Office and Lawrence Police Department, conducted a search and seizure in February 2010 inside Lawrence's Sacred Journey — a store at the center of the K2 controversy in Kansas. Lawrence’s Sacred Journey closed, under investigation by federal officials
11:37 a.m., February 4, 2010 Updated 4:49 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Lawrence’s Sacred Journey — a store at the center of the K2 controversy in Kansas — was shut down on Thursday, while a federal raid was conducted inside the business.
10:00 a.m.
Southwest Junior High’s Kennedy Kirkpatrick, No. 15, plays against Blue Valley Northwest on Wednesday. Southwest ninth-grader opens the door for all freshmen to join high school sports teams
February 4, 2010 in print edition on 1A
The actions of one Southwest Junior High family have paved the way for ninth graders throughout the city to move up to play with their respective high school sports teams as soon as next week.
2:00 p.m.
Former two-time heavyweight boxing champion and entrepreneur George Foreman laughs as he meets with the media Thursday at the Adams Alumni Center on the Kansas University campus. Foreman: To regain its punch, boxing in U.S. needs a hero
February 5, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Former heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman visited Kansas University on Thursday, along with George Kimball, a boxing journalist and KU alumnus, as part of a boxing symposium at KU.

All stories

Pump patrol
February 5, 2010 in print edition on B1
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.37 at several locations.
Recreation Calendar
February 5, 2010 in print edition on B2
A calendar of recreation activities in Lawrence.
Pump patrol
February 5, 2010 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.37 at several stations.
People in the news
February 5, 2010 in print edition on B6
People in the news for February 5, 2010.
Brits toast new shatterproof pint glass
February 5, 2010 in print edition on A2
Soon Britons will be able to get smashed at the pub while their pint glasses won’t.
Wrong direction
The smoking ban introduced in the Kansas Legislature this week is not what Gov. Mark Parkinson — or many Kansans — had in mind.
February 5, 2010 in print edition on A7
A bill introduced in the Kansas House this week is taking consideration of a statewide smoking ban in the wrong direction.