Archive for Sunday, January 23, 2011

Lead stories

12:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Thomas Robinson looks to go up against Texas forward Tristan Thompson on January 22, 2011 in Allen Fieldhouse. Texas snaps streak, Jayhawks cope with loss of Thomas Robinson’s mother
January 23, 2011 in print edition on 1B
Thomas Robinson’s baby sister, Jayla Paris, cell-phoned her big brother late Friday night. The news was the worst possible kind.
6:00 a.m.
Kansas forward Marcus Morris looks on in disappointment after falling to Texas on Saturday, January 22, 2011 in Allen Fieldhouse. Home win streak broken
January 23, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Rebounding from an early 15-point deficit, Texas ended Kansas University’s school-record, 69-game Allen Fieldhouse winning streak Saturday with a 74-63 victory.
10:00 a.m.
Sheahon Zenger was introduced to the publica Monday, Jan. 3, 2011, as KU's next director of athletics. He took questions and discussed his philosophy during a press conference at Hadl Auditorium. Colleagues say Zenger ideal to restore integrity and trust at KU
January 23, 2011 in print edition on 1A
To new KU Athletic Director Sheahon Zenger, it’s not just about wins, dollar signs and donations. It’s about relationships with people, a concept that now permeates Illinois State’s campus.
2:00 p.m.
The dome of the Kansas Statehouse in downtown Topeka is reflected off the windows of a nearby building. Measure would disclose who’s paying for ‘issue ads’
January 23, 2011 in print edition on 1A
In the recent general election campaign, an out-of-state group spent an estimated $1 million on advertising to defeat Kansas Attorney General Steve Six. And there is no record in the state about who bankrolled that effort.
6:00 p.m.
Don “Red Dog” Gardner and his wife, Bev, right, accept a presidential award Saturday night for their dedication to fitness and physical activity through Red Dog’s Dog Days workouts. Red Dog was the guest of honor in a roast held at Alvamar Country Club. More than 100 turn out for roast of Don “Red Dog” Gardner
January 23, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Anyone who knows Don “Red Dog” Gardner will tell you he knows how to get people together. There was no better proof than the showing at Saturday night’s roast, held at Alvamar Country Club in his honor.

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Pump patrol
January 23, 2011 in print edition on A4
The Journal-World found gas prices as low as $3.05 at several stations.
Voting hurdles
The new Kansas secretary of state needs to quantify both the problem posed by voter fraud and the cost of the solutions he proposes.
January 23, 2011 in print edition on A11
Maintaining the integrity of elections in Kansas certainly is important.