Archive for Wednesday, April 2, 2008

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Gary_Lee_Cooke
April 2, 2008
1940-2008 Sabetha
Darline K. Sutton
April 2, 2008
1911-2008 Tonganoxie
Commissioner to seek re-election
April 2, 2008
Leavenworth County Commission chairman Clyde Graeber has thrown his hat into the political ring again.
Tonganoxie baseball splits at Jeff West
Chieftains hit two long balls, improve to 3-1
April 2, 2008
The Tonganoxie High baseball team hit the road for the first time this season Tuesday and split a doubleheader with Jeff West.
Aunt Norie’s sewing room
April 2, 2008
hey were gifts but my guys hated them. “Just cant use these,” they said. The towels are pretty to look at and hang in the bathroom - soft velour on one side. You all know what we’re talking about.
Pastor’s Corner
April 2, 2008
During the month of March, basketball fanatics across the country place their focus on 65 college teams who compete for the NCAA championship.
McLouth Happenings
April 2, 2008
On March 21, three McLouth residents, all having March birthdays, enjoyed a surprise birthday party, which Susie Schwinn played host to at The Town Clipper.
Open Mike
April 2, 2008
Keep your fruit trees fungus free.
Dodgeball tourney to raise funds for youth baseball association
April 2, 2008
The McLouth Youth Baseball Association is holding a dodgeball tournament on Saturday, April 12 at the McLouth School gym to raise money for the upcoming season.
Local students thank area farmers for conservation practices
April 2, 2008
Students at Muncie Elementary and Lansing Elementary schools participated in a “Thank You” project during the month of March to recognize farmers and ranchers for conserving our natural resources.
Historic site once again opens doors
April 2, 2008
The Tonganoxie Community Historical Society will be celebrating their season opening with an open house from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Tonganoxie Community Historical Site, 201 W. Washington St.
Committee to show downtown loft space
April 2, 2008
The Leavenworth Main Street Design Committee will offer tours of six new loft spaces in downtown Leavenworth from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 17.
Chieftains chase each other at practice
April 2, 2008 in print edition on B1
It is any given afternoon at Tonganoxie High track practice.
The Record
April 2, 2008
Tonganoxie City Fire Department, Tonganoxie Police Department, Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office, Tonganoxie Municpal Court
Tonganoxie golfers enjoying fresh start with new coach
April 2, 2008 in print edition on B1
A new season and a new era began for the Tonganoxie High boys golf team Saturday when the Chieftains hit the links for the first time this season at the Sunflower Classic in Bonner Springs.
McLouth council presents speaker
April 2, 2008
At 7 p.m. April 15, the McLouth Secondary Site Council will present a speaker in the McLouth High School Auditorium.
Four just fine for McLouth track seniors
April 2, 2008
Numbers can be misleading. Glancing at the McLouth High track team’s senior class, which consists of Leah Hoffhines, Grant Smelser, Jesse Snyder and David Buckley, it would be easy to assume that there is not much depth on the team in 2008.
Forbis, Lowe pitch Chieftains to 2-0 start
April 2, 2008 in print edition on B1
Opening day was far from pretty for the Tonganoxie High baseball team Thursday. The Chieftains did win on the gray and chilly afternoon, but the weather and the outlook for the season improved vastly on Friday at Leavenworth County Fairgrounds when THS defeated visiting Perry-Lecompton, 9-1.
Save a life, donate blood at local drives
April 2, 2008
Tis the season for living. That’s right, living. It’s also a time of giving, as in giving blood at upcoming drives.
Basehor ethanol producer calls it quits, files for bankruptcy
April 2, 2008
The hope of becoming the low-cost Ethanol producer and a billion-dollar company have fizzled for Basehor-based Ethanex Energy Inc.
Chieftain Singers spend spring break in Colorado
April 2, 2008
The Chieftain Singers’ vocal group had stories to tell when they returned to Tonganoxie after a spring break trip to Colorado.
TES student fights for life against cancer
April 2, 2008
Most second-graders are full of energy.
Jarbalo Jottings
April 2, 2008
Kody, Michelle and Issac Heskett, of Moran, spent three days of their spring break in this area.
Springdale News
April 2, 2008
Aaron, Beth Hecht Carl and Lane of Springdale area left Thursday March 13 for Kentucky to meet with Beth’s family for a reunion.
Remember when: A community review
April 2, 2008
10 years ago: March 4, 1998; 25 years ago: March 2, 1983; 50 years ago: March 20, 1958; 75 years ago: February 23, 1933; 100 years ago: March 5, 1908
Time for cold weather to say goodbye
April 2, 2008
Spring “officially started” March 20. Although there have been a few nice weather days since then, it’s not the wonderful “just right” spring temperatures I’m ready for.
Jubilee becomes country music hotspot
April 2, 2008
If you think of country music hotspots in the United States, Nashville, Tenn., and Branson, Mo., probably come to mind.
Commissioners approve bid of bond counselors
April 2, 2008
Leavenworth County Commissioners have given the go-ahead for bond counselors with an OppenheimerFunds branch in Overland Park to begin preparing and marketing a multimillion-dollar general obligation bond that will finance various capital improvements in the county including work on County Road 1 south and west of Tonganoxie.
Committee makes plans to revitalize downtown
April 2, 2008
It started last year with a rash of stores either closing or moving away from downtown.
Port Authority moves ahead at Urban Hess
April 2, 2008
The Leavenworth County Port Authority’s spec building committee continues to make headway in preparing virtual buildings for development in the port authority-owned Urban Hess business park in Tonganoxie.