Archive for Sunday, September 12, 2010

Also from September 12

Births
Blog entries
Couples
Obituaries
On the street
Photo galleries
Lawrence water purification The day in photos, September 12, 2010 Free State football vs. Leavenworth
Polls
Are you comfortable with your own retirement savings program?

Poll results

Response Percent
No.
 
61%
Yes.
 
30%
Not sure.
 
8%
Total 615
Videos

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Harry Kelley, of Basehor, flips through a scrapbook displaying a photo of him and other World War II prisoners of war in Cairo, Egypt, after they were released at the end of the war. Kelley said one other person in the photo was still alive. Kelley will celebrate his 90th birthday at 3 p.m. today at the Basehor VFW post. Veteran recalls experiences as WWII prisoner
September 11, 2010 in print edition on 4B
Some details have grayed over time, Harry Kelley says. But more than 60 years on, the stories pour forth with scrapbooks opened on the kitchen table of his Basehor home.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas fans surround head coach Turner Gill after the Jayhawks' 28-25 win against Georgia Tech Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010 at Kivisto Field. Gill engineers Jayhawks’ reversal
September 12, 2010 in print edition on 1C
The outlook for the Kansas University football team made a gray day in Buffalo seem like a vacation in Cancun.
10:00 a.m.
Baumann runs a series of tests on city water Thursday, Sept. 9, 2010. Tests including PH level, alkalidity, taste and odor are done every three hours around the clock at the plant. Testing the water: Treatment plant workers take concerns about taste seriously
September 12, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Charlie Ballenger has an Internet chip on his shoulder.
2:00 p.m.
Harlan Miller keeps his garage very tidy and is the envy of some neighbors for his neatness. He even keeps the floor clear of debris from the wind. Celebrate National Clean Out Your Garage Day with tips to keep yours tidy
September 10, 2010
Harlan Miller’s garage is as neat as a pin. Clean as a whistle. Spick and span.
6:00 p.m.
The Rev. Peter Luckey, senior pastor at Plymouth Congregational Church, addresses a crowd gathered at the church, 925 Vt., for a service, “Interfaith Solidarity in the Wake of 9/11,” outside the church Saturday. The service was organized in response to a Florida minister’s threat to burn the Quran and featured speakers representing Christian, Islam and Jewish faiths. Religious leaders gather to demonstrate unity among faiths
September 12, 2010 in print edition on 1B
Nine years after Sept. 11, religious leaders from three faiths came together Saturday morning to celebrate their similarities and show respect for each other’s differences.

All stories

Showtime
Efforts to build a new community theater deserve the community’s support
September 12, 2010 in print edition on B6
Here’s your chance to finally land that starring role.
City commission agenda for September 14, 2010
September 12, 2010 in print edition on B5
Kasold construction plan considered
Left for dead by MTV, music videos rebound on the Web
September 12, 2010 in print edition on D5
It wasn’t long ago that the music video was on life support.
Military recruitment thriving in sour job market
September 12, 2010 in print edition on E8
Young lovers Chris White and Beatrice Mahoney sat down and did the math.
Burn threat shows pitfalls of new media
September 12, 2010 in print edition on B6
By the time you read this, Terry Jones will have burned the Quran. Or not.
Davies pitches Royals past ChiSox
September 12, 2010 in print edition on C2
The White Sox ran into Kyle Davies at the wrong time.