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On the agenda: Basehor-Linwood School Board
December 3, 2008
7 p.m., Monday, Dec. 8, Lou Haney Board of Education
Agriculture group to sponsor nights catering to singles
December 3, 2008
The Kansas Chapter of Singles in Agriculture will have a multistate Christmas Party next week in Leavenworth, and area singles are invited to attend.
Chili Run scheduled
December 3, 2008
The annual Mid-America Running Association Chili Run has been scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, at Wyandotte County Lake. For more information or to register, go to mararunning.org. In addition, the Kansas City Trail Nerds will offer an alternate Chili Run at 8 a.m. on Dec. 13 at the same location. This will be a trail run. For more information, go to psychowyco.com.
NBAF recommended for Kansas
December 3, 2008
The office of Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., has confirmed that the federal government will recommend a site in Kansas for a new $450 million laboratory to study biological threats like anthrax and foot-and-mouth disease.
Tree lighting ceremony Thursday; open houses planned
December 3, 2008
Santa Claus will be coming to town soon.
Madrigal Feaste returns this week
“Nutcracker” to be staged Saturday
December 3, 2008
The Tonganoxie Chieftain Singers and the eighth-grade concert choir are once again sending residents back in time for their seventh annual Madrigal Feaste, to be held Friday and Saturday.
Band to offer charity performance
December 3, 2008
The McLouth High School Blues Orchestra (aka rock band) will perform a charity benefit concert at 7 p.m. Monday, December 15 in the MHS auditorium.
Remember When: a community review
December 3, 2008
Tonganoxie’s Philip Thomas is going to be 80 on Jan. 17, 1999. But time has not diluted his memories of participating in one of the most historic moments of the 20th century: D-Day, June 6, 1944.
Rec Commission cancels cane hunt
December 3, 2008
The Tonganoxie Recreation Commission will not be having its annual candy cane hunt this year.
School board appoints Gratton
December 3, 2008
Chris Gratton has been appointed to the USD 464 Foundation board.
City unveils new shop
December 3, 2008
After more than 30 years on Main Street, the Tonganoxie Public Works Department finally has a new home.
THS team headed to Topeka for WU’s Quest academic event
December 3, 2008
Tonganoxie High School will participate in the 2008-09 Quest academic competition Saturday at Washburn University.
Methodist group to raffle off quilt
December 3, 2008
The Tonganoxie United Methodist Women are holding a raffle for a quilt with proceeds going to the local organization.
Springdale News
December 3, 2008
On Nov. 23 a large crowd enjoyed Thanksgiving dinner following worship at Springdale Friends Church. Nov. 30 marked the first Sunday of the Advent candles.
Jarbalo Jottings
December 3, 2008
Our sympathy goes to Wayne and Mildred Kirby for the loss of their son-in-law, Bob Hurrelbrink of Shawnee, who died Sunday night.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
December 3, 2008
This from a busy mom the other day: “I just can’t keep sis’ coat buttons on her new coat,” she said.
McLouth Happenings
December 3, 2008
McLouth United Methodist Church will play host to this year’s community-wide Advent service at 7 p.m. Sunday.
Pride of Wildcatland
THS graduate finds groove in KSU Marching Band as group works to remain intact
December 3, 2008
It hasn’t been the greatest year for Kansas State University football.
BWR presents council with final draft of retail study
December 3, 2008
Scott Michie, vice president of Bucher Willis and Ratliff, the city’s planning firm, along with Richard Caplan, of Richard Caplan Associates, had an early Christmas gift for the Tonganoxie City Council.
Energy efficiency, space issues focus of meetings
December 3, 2008
Efficiency was the topic at hand at the Nov. 24 special Tonganoxie School Board meeting at the Chieftain Room in Tonganoxie High School.