Archive for Sunday, January 24, 2010

Also from January 24

On the street
Photo galleries
The day in photos, January 24, 2010 LHS vs. Highland Park

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
In this 2010 file photo, Willie Harris, with the Public Works Department, fills a pothole with “cold patch” on Iowa Street City crews busy filling multitudes of potholes
January 22, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Stats for the activity of Lawrence street crews during the past two weeks:
6:00 a.m.
Kansas center Jeff Withey delivers a dunk before Iowa State forward LaRon Dendy during the second half, Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010 at Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa. Withey presence in post
January 24, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Early foul trouble Saturday forced Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self to take a deep breath, summon courage and tell seldom-used red-shirt freshman center Jeff Withey to enter the game early in the first half against Iowa State.
10:00 a.m.
Lawrence Memorial Hospital nurse Karin Feltman, right, pours acetaminophen tablets into baggies to get ready to go down to Haiti to help with medical needs. She was packing medical supplies with friends Saturday at her home. LMH nurse aiding in Haiti relief
January 24, 2010 in print edition on 1A
As soon as the 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck Haiti, Karin Feltman’s friends started asking when she would go to help.
2:16 p.m.
Lawrence High School technology teacher Charlie Lauts, left, works in an introductory course Tuesday with Keenan Wycoff, a sophomore. Lauts believes moving ninth-graders to the high school would especially help students going down career and technical education paths. District ponders moving ninth-graders to high school
January 24, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Lawrence High School career and technical education teacher Charlie Lauts wants ninth-graders in her classes.
6:00 p.m.
Kansas fans try to throw off a Texas Tech free throw attempt Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010 at Allen Fieldhouse. The Lawrence bucket list
January 24, 2010
We asked readers, friends and colleagues to suggest “must-do” adventures unique to our town — here’s the best entries…

All stories

Haiti quake signals new life for teen
January 24, 2010 in print edition on B2
On Monday afternoon, Jan. 18, 17-year-old Junior Oranvil Miller sat by a fire.
Poetry in motion
Lyric Aldrich plays big
12:00 a.m., January 24, 2010 Updated 09:57 a.m. in print edition on C1
A loving mom who is willing to give her son some space, Kathleen Aldrich does not spy on her son Cole’s Facebook page.
Big 12 roundup: Cowboys stun Kansas State
UConn tops No. 1 Texas
January 24, 2010 in print edition on C10
James Anderson scored 30 points to boost Oklahoma State past Kansas State on Saturday.
Favre sets his sights on history
January 24, 2010 in print edition on C2
What a spicy Cajun mix for the NFC championship game.
Buffett’s big gamble
Exclusive Berkshire Hathaway opens up to the masses
January 24, 2010 in print edition on C6
Warren Buffett better get used to crowd control — at least when it comes to his investors.
Faith best expressed in a life well lived
January 24, 2010 in print edition on B7
Have you heard about the Jesus rifles?
Racing dog feels need for speed
January 24, 2010 in print edition on A10
Opee is only 8, but he’s already a popular veteran in the down and dirty sport of motocross.