Friday, Jan. 27, 2006
A Kansas school board member speaks tonight on the importance of moving the state to the middle of the political road. And a mother charged in connection with the death ofher infant daughter is in court today. It's only a slight adjustment in the schedule of about 20 some odd thousand people, but it is causing some confusion up at KU. An alarming number of students skipping school forces Lawrence administrators to get tough on truancy. A federal grand jury indicts a 19 year-old KU student fro his alleged involvement in a fake ID ring. The 12th annual Relay for Life kicked off tonight with team captains and organizers making plans for raising funds. Some athletes from the Kansas City Royals were in town getting folks excited about the 2006 season. The Lawrence arts-based after-school program, Van Go Mobile Arts, is receiving national attention. And Free State's Banaka Okwuone is honored as the Hy-Vee high school scholar athlete of the month.