Archive for Saturday, September 4, 2010

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Blue Team quarterback Jordan Webb has a pass held up by White Team defensive end Richard Johnson Jr. during the spring game Saturday, April 24, 2010 at Memorial Stadium. Kansas DTs stick together
September 3, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Pat Dorsey and Richard Johnson’s big hits in practice also come with some friendly advice to the Kansas running backs.
6:00 a.m.
Ford CEO and Lawrence native Alan Mulally greets friend Frank Becker, a Lawrence businessman, former regent of the Kansas Board of Regents and current advisory board member for KU’s School of Engineering, after the Community Education Breakfast Friday at the Lawrence Holidome, 200 McDonald Drive. Mulally served as the keynote speaker for the sold-out event, which benefits the Lawrence Schools Foundation. “I’ve know Alan for a long long time and he’s a wonderful young man,” Becker said. Ford CEO Alan Mulally praises his education, Lawrence during talk
September 3, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Alan Mulally returned to Lawrence on Friday, giving back to the community that gave him so much — including a broad-based education that led to a career in engineering and business that shows no signs of slowing down.
10:00 a.m.
Lifeguard Michael Heaney stands at his station, keeping a sharp eye open on swimmers at the Lawrence Outdoor Aquatic Center, 727 Ky. City won’t open outdoor pool Saturday due to lack of lifeguards
September 3, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Plans to spend the holiday weekend in the city’s outdoor swimming pool will need to be adjusted.
2:00 p.m.
In this 2009 file photo, Marcus Johnson, 2, from left, his mother and father, Tausha and Mark Johnson, and sister Jozlyn, 3, sit outside the Lawrence Community Shelter. Homeless shelter about halfway to $3 million fundraising goal
September 3, 2010 in print edition on 1A
An effort to raise $3 million to move the Lawrence Community Shelter to a site in eastern Lawrence has reached the halfway point, shelter leaders announced Friday morning.
9:40 p.m.
The North Dakota State defense scrambles to recover a fumble by Kansas tight end Tim Biere late in the fourth quarter, Saturday, Sept. 4, 2010 at Kivisto Field. The fumble was Biere's second of the game. North Dakota State stuns Jayhawks, 6-3
9:29 p.m., September 4, 2010 Updated 11:39 p.m. in print edition on 1C
In March, University of Northern Iowa shocked Kansas University’s basketball team with an upset in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Saturday at Memorial Stadium, a similarly scrappy North Dakota State University football team handed KU another crippling loss. Hard to believe that a three-pointer — a 32-yard field goal from NDSU kicker Ryan Jastram with 8:04 to play in the third quarter — from a Missouri Valley upstart did the Jayhawks in again.

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Military news
September 4, 2010 in print edition on B5
Military news for September 4, 2010.
Around and about
September 4, 2010 in print edition on B5
News from around and about for September 4, 2010.
Tonganoxie family’s vacations feature state capitols
In 10 years, two daughters have seen more than half of nation’s statehouses
September 4, 2010 in print edition on B2
It just wouldn’t be a Harrell family vacation without at least one stop at a state capitol.
Pump patrol
September 4, 2010 in print edition on B1
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.49 at several stations.
Democrats out of jobs options
September 4, 2010 in print edition on A5
“It’s still the economy, stupid.”
What now for Gulf? Fire complicates drilling debate
September 4, 2010 in print edition on A3
What now for the Gulf?
4-H and FCE news
September 4, 2010 in print edition on B5
4-H and FCE news for September 4, 2010.
Club news
September 4, 2010 in print edition on B5
Club news for September 4, 2010.
Scouting news
September 4, 2010 in print edition on B5
Scouting news for September 4, 2010.
KU vs. NDSU: Head to head
September 4, 2010