Archive for Wednesday, October 1, 2008

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THS volleyball wins one, loses one
October 1, 2008
The Chieftains volleyball team picked up a win and a loss at Lansing on Tuesday night.
Minors in possession: Sandstone citations keep court docket full
October 1, 2008
In the classroom-sized, salmon-and-blue multipurpose room of the Bonner Springs Community Center, seven people, all between the ages of 18 and 20, wait their turn in the stuffy room among about 20 other people to speak to Judge Bill Hutton.
Port Authority discusses Atchsion airpark
October 1, 2008
A wrench may be thrown into the county’s plans to build a new business airpark in the county.
Our View: School space issue
October 1, 2008
These are uncertain times
Jefferson County approves budget with mill increase and reduced funding for county attorney’s office
October 1, 2008
Jefferson County commissioners on Monday approved their 2009 budget that amounts to an estimated 0.87-mill increase and also cuts funding from the county attorney’s office and other departments.
Alpacas provide hobby for family
October 1, 2008
Macel and Bruce Koerth have one more reason to be excited about being alpaca raisers.
New TES discussed at meeting
12:00 a.m., October 1, 2008 Updated 10:17 a.m.
The current Tonganoxie Elementary School could one day be used as a community center, with additional schools being built near Tonganoxie Middle School to accommodate the lower grades.
Athletes fighting against leukemia
October 1, 2008
Beginning Tuesday, Tonganoxie High School student-athletes won’t just be competing with the goal of winning.
CR1 interchange will be automated
October 1, 2008
The new turnpike interchange at Leavenworth County Road 1 not only will be the first new exit on the toll highway since the Lecompton interchange opened a dozen years ago.
Dunn leaving planning and zoning
October 1, 2008
After three years as the county planning and zoning director, Chris Dunn will be leaving the county courthouse for a new home.
Letter to the editor: Air Force band welcome anytime
October 1, 2008
My husband and I want to thank you and the school for bringing the Winds of Freedom of the United States Air Force Heartland of America Band to Tonganoxie on Sept. 13.
Consumers should be protected
October 1, 2008
Identity theft continues to be a serious problem for Kansans — as well as many people across the country.
Board discusses possible future mill increase
October 1, 2008
The Tonganoxie School District is looking at approving the authority to levy up to 8 mills in the capital outlay fund over the next five years.
Remember when: a community review
October 1, 2008
It has become a very “bearable” life for Vickie Dohle and her mother, Allegra Pool, both of Tonganoxie.
McLouth Happenings
October 1, 2008
Bob and Alfreda Ryan attended the Ryan family reunion on Sept. 21 at the Lansing Community Center.
Farm tour hits area this weekend
October 1, 2008
Don and Terri Gibbs tried buffalo steaks more than 20 years ago and they were immediately hooked.