Archive for Friday, May 2, 2008

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Chieftain golfers to host league on Monday
THS finishes sixth at Perry-Lecompton
May 2, 2008
The Tonganoxie High golf team finished sixth out of 12 teams competing at the Perry-Lecompton Invitational on Thursday.
Overnight storm levels barn near rural Tonganoxie home
03:05 p.m., May 2, 2008 Updated 03:05 p.m.
Spring storms knocked out power in Tonganoxie for an estimated two to three hours Friday morning, according to Tonganoxie City Fire Department Capt. John Callaghan.
Road construction to cause delays on I-435 in Wyandotte County
May 2, 2008
Commuters could see some delays - possibly major - beginning next week when a resurfacing project is scheduled to begin on Interstate 435.
Powell honored by foundation, speaks at Fort Leavenworth
May 2, 2008
The Command and General Staff College Foundation has presented retired Army Gen. Colin L. Powell with the foundation’s first Distinguished Leadership Award.
Retreat to focus on journaling as a self-discovery tool
May 2, 2008
Faye Schwelitz will conduct the “Journey to Inner Freedom Retreat: Writing from the Quiet Center,” July 27-Aug. 1 at Marillac Center, Leavenworth.
United Way elects board members
May 2, 2008
United Way of Leavenworth County elected new members and officers to its board of directors at its 52nd annual meeting on Monday, April 28, at the Riverfront Community Center.
Occupational therapists gain certification
May 2, 2008
Two occupational therapists at Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan., and St. John Hospital, Leavenworth, recently achieved national certification in treating patients with lymphedema.
Hospital foundation to offer scholarships
May 2, 2008
Providence and St. John Human Resources director Nancy Bodenner adds that the scholarships are an important recruiting tool for the hospitals.
Cultural grants for area museums pending
May 2, 2008
County Commissioners indicated they would continue to help fund county historical centers in the area using competitive cultural grants to allocate public money.