Tonganoxie High principal Jamie Carlisle resigns, effective June 30

December 9, 2014

Tonganoxie High School will be in search of a new principal.

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What’s your bid, Tonganoxie?

December 3, 2014

Even Elsa and Anna are getting into the decorating spirit at the Tonganoxie Public Library. The characters from “Frozen” have a tree on display as part of the library’s Festival of Mini Trees. OK, so the characters didn’t actually put a tree together. Library staff created a few trees based on various book characters and gave those characters attribution.


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Kansas City Connection: New barbecue joints worth making a pit stop

November 23, 2014

The “Kansas City as barbecue capital” narrative is nothing new, and you’ve seen it propagated in this column more than once. I’d put it to rest except that fantastic barbecue joints keep popping up in Kansas City, each with its own take on smoked meats, sauces and flavor combinations, as well as unique identities and dining environments.

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