Archive for Saturday, September 18, 2010

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
Kansas quarterback Jordan Webb is sacked by Southern Miss defensive lineman Cordarro Law during the third quarter, Friday, Sept. 17, 2010 at M.M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The Jayhawks fell to the Golden Eagles 31-16. Webb proves toughness in face of adversity
September 18, 2010 in print edition on 1C
Now Kansas University red-shirt freshman quarterback Jordan Webb knows what it feels like to stand on top of a freeway median with semis barreling toward him from both directions.
10:00 a.m.
Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little spoke Wednesday about the search for a new athletics director. KU chancellor names six-member committee to find new athletics director
September 17, 2010 in print edition on 1A
Members of a six-member search committee are on the lookout for candidates to become Kansas University’s next athletics director.
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. Substance similar to K2 proving popular in area states; law officers say they’re not seeing it in Lawrence
September 17, 2010 in print edition on 1B
“K2” is back. Well, kind of. The smokable synthetic substance that produces a marijuana-like high was outlawed in Kansas and a dozen other states this year. But crafty chemists have been able to alter the chemical components enough to create legal substitutes, which go by such names as “Heaven Scent,” “K3” or “Syn.”
6:00 p.m.
Pleasant Hill, Mo., man leaves $800,000 to KU to establish scholarships
September 18, 2010 in print edition on 1A
When it became evident that Nelson Gipson’s cancer wasn’t going to allow him to live much longer, the 83-year-old Pleasant Hill, Mo., man sent for a lawyer. His lifelong friend, Marcia McConville, was there, too.

All stories

Last year’s loss motivates Eagles
QB Davis fueled by setback in Lawrence
September 18, 2010 in print edition on C4
Austin Davis says he was haunted after last year’s game against Kansas University.
City Commission agenda for September 21, 2010
Rezoning near KU campus sought
September 18, 2010 in print edition on B4
The city commission agenda for the meeting to be held September 21, 2010.
Pump patrol
September 18, 2010 in print edition on B1
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $2.57 at several stations.
Club news
September 18, 2010 in print edition on B5
Club news for September 18, 2010.
Around and about
September 18, 2010 in print edition on B5
News from around and about for September 18, 2010.
People in the news
September 18, 2010 in print edition on B7
People in the news for September 18, 2010.