Archive for Saturday, January 2, 2010

Also from January 2

Audio clips
Births
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
KU vs. Temple The day in photos, January 2, 2010
Podcasts
Polls
In which phase of the game was KU better against Temple?

Poll results

Response Percent
Defense
 
73%
Offense
 
19%
Undecided
 
6%
Total 1858
Who was KU's first-half MVP against Temple?

Poll results

Response Percent
Sherron Collins
 
71%
Marcus Morris
 
12%
Xavier Henry
 
9%
Cole Aldrich
 
6%
Other
 
0%
Total 32
How do you feel heading into today's game against Temple?

Poll results

Response Percent
Somewhat confident
 
41%
Somewhat scared
 
22%
Neither scared nor confident
 
16%
Extremely confident
 
10%
Extremely scared
 
9%
Total 163
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Students enter the Kansas Union from the parking garage using the walkway, which connects the two buildings. Challenges await KU in 2010
January 1, 2010 in print edition on 1A
In 2010, “change” will be the word at Kansas University. As Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little finishes her first semester leading the university, she said she’s looking forward to the changes that the next year will bring.
10:00 a.m.
Students in a 9th grade biology class at Southwest Junior High School participate in a virtual classroom. Lawrence school Supt. Randy Weseman said statewide budget cuts could lead to layoffs or reductions in services. School budget is No. 1 concern
January 2, 2010 in print edition on 1A
At the beginning of 2009, the Lawrence school district was about to start a search for a new superintendent.
2:00 p.m.
Sonja and Dale Garrett, of Auburn, welcomed their second child, a baby girl, at 4:22 a.m. Friday at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She is Lawrence’s first baby of the year. New Year’s baby surprises family with early arrival
12:00 a.m., January 2, 2010 Updated 7:38 a.m. in print edition on 3A
The first baby born in Lawrence in 2010 wasn’t supposed to be the “baby of the year.”
4:20 p.m.
Kansas forward Marcus Morris warms up before tipping off against Temple, Saturday, Jan. 2, 2009 at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Pa. FINAL: KU overwhelms Temple, 84-52
3:08 p.m., January 2, 2010 Updated 7:32 p.m.
The Jayhawks held the Owls to 25-percent shooting in the runaway victory.
8:30 p.m.
Mark Grinstead is among the employees at the Lawrence Humane Society who are carrying concealed weapons on the job. The shelter is the only one in the state that investigates all cruelty and neglect cases in its county, and workers occasionally encounter disgruntled people who have threatened workers’ safety. Humane Society workers now armed
January 2, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Workers at the Lawrence Humane Society have started carrying concealed guns to work, and they say it’s for a very good reason.

All stories

Accidents reported around Lawrence as snow falls, Turnpike reopens
Maintenance crews started working Saturday in anticipation of 1”-3” accumulation
02:08 p.m., January 2, 2010 Updated 12:29 a.m. in print edition on A1
City street maintenance crews started work Saturday in anticipation of snow showers that could last until late Sunday.
People in the news
January 2, 2010 in print edition on C5
People in the news for January 2, 2010.
Winter wipeout
The great blizzard of ‘09 snuffs out special Christmastime services
January 2, 2010 in print edition on C1
The phone calls had been coming in as fast and furious as the snow.
Seminoles’ Bowden goes out a winner
January 2, 2010 in print edition on B6
There was no way Warrick Dunn would miss this.
Club news
January 2, 2010 in print edition on C3
Club news for January 2, 2010.
Scouting news
January 2, 2010 in print edition on C3
Scouting news for January 2, 2010.
New Year’s baby surprises family with early arrival
Parents haven’t yet named 1st child born in city in 2010
12:00 a.m., January 2, 2010 Updated 07:38 a.m. in print edition on A3
The first baby born in Lawrence in 2010 wasn’t supposed to be the “baby of the year.”