Archive for Friday, November 9, 2012

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Lawrence Lions vs. Shawnee Mission West Free State Football vs. Olathe East KU v. Southeast Missouri East Hill Singers prison choir
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Polls
Do you plan on using any smartphone apps to help you in your holiday shopping?

Poll results

Response Percent
No
 
77%
Yes
 
16%
Unsure
 
5%
Total 330
Did you or someone you know serve in the Marine Corps?

Poll results

Response Percent
Yes
 
87%
No
 
10%
No, but I know someone who is planning to join
 
1%
Total 538
What local team you be paying attention to tonight?

Poll results

Response Percent
KU basketball
 
40%
None of them
 
23%
All of them
 
16%
Lawrence High
 
9%
Free State High
 
9%
Total 594
Videos

Lead stories

12:06 a.m.
Landen Lucas, a 6-foot-10, 240-pound forward from Portland, Oregon, is one of seven scholarship freshmen on this year's KU team. Landen Lucas to sit out first game while considering red shirt
November 8, 2012
Kansas freshman forward Landen Lucas will sit out Friday’s season-opener against SE Missouri State in order to keep a red-shirt option open, KU coach Bill Self said at his weekly press conference Thursday. By Jesse Newell
6:00 a.m.
Lawrence City Manager David Corliss discusses plans for a proposed new city recreation center at a public meeting Thursday night at Lawrence Free State High School. Residents get answers on proposed rec center
November 8, 2012
Roughly 100 people took advantage of an opportunity Thursday night to take a closer look at plans for a proposed new recreation center in northwest Lawrence and to ask city officials about the details. Among their questions at a open house event at Free State High School: What will the city get for a proposed $25 million cost, to be paid to the KU Endowment Association as part of an agreement? By Matt Erickson
10:00 a.m.
Lawrence High fans cheer on the Lions as a large cardboard head of senior Drake Hofer peeks out from the seats during the first half on Friday, Oct. 26, 2012 at Lawrence High. Think before you drive tonight
November 8, 2012
Two big games with two big crowds may cause a major traffic snarl tonight in the neighborhood between Lawrence High School and Allen Fieldhouse. Lawrence High football hosts Shawnee Mission West in a quarterfinal playoff game, while Kansas University’s men’s basketball team plays its regular-season home opener against Southeast Missouri State. By Ian Cummings
7:00 p.m.
Kansas center Jeff Withey dunks as Washburn forward Bobby Chipman watches during the second half on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 at Allen Fieldhouse. Jeff Withey says ‘funk’ history
November 8, 2012
Jeff Withey, who was named first-team preseason All-Big 12 and honorable mention All-America, said he doesn’t know why he’s been spaced out, but he says he’s focused heading into tonight’s season opener. By Gary Bedore
10:08 p.m.
Free State's Joe Dineen (12) avoids Olathe East's Connor Alexander (88) as he turns the corner to head upfield during their quarterfinal playoff game, Friday, Nov. 9, 2012 at FSHS. The Firebirds defeated the Hawks 28-17 and will advance to play Shawnee Mission West in the state semifinals next week. Free State football advances to state semifinals; Lawrence High loses
November 9, 2012
Free State High School advanced to the Class 6A state football semifinals with a 28-17 victory on Friday night while Lawrence High lost, 21-14.

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Letter: Election cheer
November 9, 2012
BIG BIRD IS SAFE!