Archive for Sunday, January 20, 2013

Also from January 20

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On the street
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A look inside the Spencer's "Empire of Things"
How often do you wear a seat belt?

Poll results

Response Percent
Almost always
Total 858

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12:00 a.m.
Kansas guard Naadir Tharpe chases down a loose ball past Texas guard Javan Felix late in the second half on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 at Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. Naadir Tharpe makes most of second chance in KU’s comeback win over Texas
January 19, 2013
After being re-inserted into the game late in the second half, Kansas point guard Naadir Tharpe didn’t let his team down, knocking down two big shots in the Jayhawks’ 64-59 victory over Texas. By Gary Bedore • Box score • KU coach Bill Self postgame audio
6:00 a.m.
Mia Herrin 6, of Lawrence, and a Broken Arrow School student, poses for a photo for her dad wearing a pair of eagle wings during Kaw Valley Eagles Day on Saturday at Free State High School. Eagles Day takes visitors to see eagles in the wild, teaches about conservation
6:21 p.m., January 19, 2013 Updated 7:44 p.m.
Visitors to Eagles Day at Free State High School Saturday not only saw bald eagles, but also falcons, snakes, and a rhinoceros-foot lamp.
12:00 p.m.
In this file photo, Khoi Pham, left, and Michael Drier, both with Beltman Group, of Lenexa, roll book carts into a moving truck on Jan. 7, 2013. The move to the former Borders bookstore at Seventh and New Hampshire streets is completed and the Lawrence Public Library opens at the temporary location Tuesday. Lawrence library about to start new chapter at temporary location
2:15 p.m., January 19, 2013 Updated 8:20 p.m.
The Lawrence Public Library opens Tuesday at its temporary location in the former Borders bookstore building, and visitors will find much that is new and familiar at the same time.
6:00 p.m.
Capt. John Barbee, a graduate of the Lawrence High School Class of 1986, will march in President Barack Obama’s inaugural parade on Monday with a group representing the U.S. Army Reserve. LHS grad has role in inaugural parade
January 19, 2013
Lawrence High School graduate Capt. John M. Barbee will be a part of history Monday during the 57th Presidential Inauguration Parade in Washington, D.C. Barbee will oversee more than 90 soldiers marching with the U.S. Army Reserve in the parade. “It’s a once in a lifetime opportunity to do this,” Barbee, LHS class of 1986, said. “Not many people can say that they were asked to be a part of the actual inauguration.” By Meagan Thomas

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