Tonganoxie USD 464 board discusses traffic issues at new school

July 29, 2015

As Tonganoxie USD 464 moves forward with its new elementary school, it also prepares for what Superintendent Lyn Rantz said could take some patience — traffic dropping off and picking up students at Tonganoxie elementary and middle schools.

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New Tonganoxie Elementary School creates ‘excitement and pride’

July 28, 2015

There were no official counts of how many people visited Tonganoxie Elementary School on Saturday for the new school’s open house. But Parent Teacher Club members handed out 504 cookies and bottled water to visitors — and then handed out packaged cookies because they ran out of the original allotment. Volunteers had to make two visits to Brothers Market for more cookies.


Tonganoxie trainer warns of heat illnesses, urges proper hydration

July 20, 2015

Local high school athletes are getting outside for various summer camps this summer. That activity will be accelerated when fall sports begin practicing in the traditionally blazing hot month of August. Tonganoxie High athletic trainer Mark Padfield reminds athletes of all ages to be prepared for outdoor activity when the heat and humidity are at high levels.

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