Archive for Friday, October 22, 2010

Also from October 22

Audio clips
Births
Blog entries
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Farms run by women The day in photos, October 22, 2010 Free State volleyball vs. Lawrence High Free State football vs. Olathe North
Polls
KU changed the lyrics to their fight song. Did you ever learn the old lyrics?

Poll results

Response Percent
I sing the “Jay, Jay, Jay, Jay, Jayhawk” part and mumble through the rest
 
35%
The fight song has lyrics?
 
33%
I know the old lyrics by heart!
 
31%
Total 1979
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Steve Cates tends to a skeleton on his haunted farm in rural Douglas County. Douglas County resident creates fright-filled Haunted Farm for Halloween fans
October 20, 2010
A sign leading into Steve Cates’ rural Douglas County home should read beware of clowns, corpses, giant leaping spiders, grave-digging zombies and so much more.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas head coach Bill Self laughs as he sits down for a chat with Texas Tech head coach Pat Knight and Kansas State coach Frank Martin following talks with reporters during Big 12 media day Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010 at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. Kansas, KSU share spotlight with Texas Tech at Big 12 Men’s Basketball Media Day
October 22, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self, who had just completed a marathon, hour-long session with reporters, plopped down in a chair directly to the right of Texas Tech coach Pat Knight on Thursday afternoon at Sprint Center. Moments later, Kansas State’s Frank Martin joined in the fun, occupying the seat to Knight’s left. “This will be the most attention Tech’s ever got,” Knight said to the onlookers eavesdropping on the trio’s meeting of the minds at Big 12 Men’s Basketball Media Day.
10:00 a.m.
The East Hills Business Park, located along Kansas Highway 10 in East Lawrence, celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2008. Lawrence Chamber of Commerce, Plastikon Industries announce plans for new facility, 120 jobs in Lawrence
11:17 a.m., October 21, 2010 Updated 2:58 p.m. in print edition on 1A
A California-based plastics manufacturer has confirmed its plans to bring to Lawrence more than 120 jobs with an average salary of more than $45,000 a year.
6:00 p.m.

Celia Smith, a Lawrence artist, will have her studio as a stop on this year’s Lawrence Art Walk. Her studio is at 907 W. 27th Terrace. Artists open their doors for 2010 Lawrence ArtWalk
October 21, 2010
More than 50 area artists will open up their doors to residents this weekend as part of the 16th annual Lawrence ArtWalk. Instead of viewing work in galleries and shows, the public will have the chance to visit the homes and studios of local artists, where the creative process actually takes place.

All stories

U.S. shuns public works projects
October 22, 2010 in print edition on A2
New Jersey’s governor wants to kill a $9 billion-plus train tunnel to New York City because of runaway costs.
Top-ranked Oregon rolls, 60-13
October 22, 2010 in print edition on B2
This No. 1 had no problem.
Pump patrol
October 22, 2010 in print edition on A3
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.63 at several stations.
Welcome news
Plans to bring a new plastics manufacturing plant to Lawrence are welcome news.
October 22, 2010 in print edition on A7
A plastics manufacturer that has announced plans to purchase a building in East Hills Business Park looks like a great deal for Lawrence.