Archive for Wednesday, November 5, 2008

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New-father classes offered
November 5, 2008
The class will teach basics such as bathing, burping, diapering, feeding, calming a fussy baby and more.
Salvation Army offers holiday help
November 5, 2008
The Salvation Army, 600 Walnut, Leavenworth, will be taking applications for Christmas assistance.
Small business seminar scheduled
November 5, 2008
Will Katz, director of the Kansas University Small Business Development Center, will offer a seminar and roundtable, “Thriving in a Challenging Economy,” from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, at Tonganoxie City Hall.
Parade to mark Veterans Day
November 5, 2008
The Leavenworth Veterans Day Parade, the nation’s oldest regional Veterans Day observance, will begin at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in downtown Leavenworth, starting at Fourth and Cherokee streets.
Voters oust two incumbents
November 5, 2008
Leavenworth County voters handed two incumbents their hats in Tuesday’s elections, turning out a one-term Republican state senator and a six-term Democratic district attorney.
Final Leavenworth County election results
November 5, 2008
Here are final results for Leavenworth County voters, from the presidential race to a local bond issue for the Leavenworth School District
Leavenworth county commission
November 5, 2008
Let the negotiations begin.
City seeks funding for industrial park
November 5, 2008
The Tonganoxie City Council has unanimously voted to pave the way to get the necessary funding for a possible new Leavenworth County industrial site.
Leavenworth possible relocation site
November 5, 2008
A study is under way to determine the feasibility of relocating the Army’s Sergeants Major Academy — along with its fulltime staff of 280 people and an annual rotation of 650 to 700 noncommissioned officers — from Fort Bliss, Texas, to Fort Leavenworth.
From memorial rock to high school courtyard
Idea to honor fallen soldier evolves into all-encompassing Chieftain Remembrance Walk
November 5, 2008
What started as a small memorial to a fallen soldier has grown into a new courtyard for Tonganoxie.
PSU representative speaking with THS students
November 5, 2008
A Pittsburg State University admission counselor, A.J. Majors, will be visiting Tonganoxie High School students on Tuesday, Nov. 11.
Veterans Day Parade is Tuesday in Leavenworth
November 5, 2008
The nation’s oldest regional Veterans Day observance will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in downtown Leavenworth, starting at Fourth and Cherokee streets.
Springdale News
November 5, 2008
Jennie Coffin was surprised Oct. 26 when relatives went to the First Baptist Church in McLouth for her 80th birthday. Everyone enjoyed visiting her and had cake and punch.