Archive for Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Also from January 19

Births
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, January 19, 2010
Polls
Should U.S. military weapons be allowed to carry references to Bible verses?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
58%
No
 
38%
Not sure
 
2%
Total 1266
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Stephen Ilardi, center, an associate professor at Kansas University, jogs with his daughter, Abby, 12, left, and wife, Maria. Ilardi has written a book, “The Depression Cure,” which recommends exercise as one component of the treatment. Winter survival kit: Tips for making it through the gray days until spring
January 18, 2010
Nicole Van Velzen is determined to make 2010 her Year of Happiness. The 30-year-old Lawrence resident generally considers herself a happy person. But she thinks she can do even more to put herself in a perpetually good mood…
6:00 a.m.
Karen and Adam Buhler, of Lawrence, have many stories to tell after arriving back in Kansas less than a week after experiencing the devastating earthquake that hit Haiti. The couple were staying in the town of Jacmel, 25 miles south of the capital, Port-au-Prince, when the quake struck last Tuesday. Indelible impressions
January 19, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Many tears were shed Monday afternoon when a Lawrence couple greeted their families after escaping the aftermath of the earthquake that devastated Haiti last week.
10:00 a.m.
Kansas Regents considering banning tobacco sales on campuses
January 18, 2010 in print edition on 1A
The Kansas Board of Regents is considering whether to enact a policy to ban the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products on university campuses.
2:00 p.m.
K2 is a legal, smokable herbal mixture with chemical properties similar to THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, a Johnson County Sheriff’s deputy said. K3 is a new drug that is legal because its compounds have been altered from what was found in K2. Coalition calls for further study before legislators ban K2
January 18, 2010 in print edition on 3A
A group has called for more research into the effects of a product that is sold as incense but one that some say produces a marijuana-like high when smoked.
6:00 p.m.
Dr. Lawrence Ragland, D.D., of Paris, Tenn., speaks at the 25th annual community celebration in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday at Woodruff Auditorium in the Kansas Union. Ragland was the keynote speaker at the event. Remembering Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream
January 19, 2010 in print edition on 3A
Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech still applies today, the Rev. Lawrence Ragland told a crowd Monday on the Kansas University campus.

All stories

Cowboy had no cause to whine
January 19, 2010 in print edition on B2
Keith Brooking was way out of line.
MLK message
January 19, 2010 in print edition on A7
To the editor: Honoring Martin Luther King’s birthday remains a wise decision.
Pump patrol
January 19, 2010 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.49 at several stations.
People in the news
January 19, 2010 in print edition on A9
People in the news for January 19, 2010.