Archive for Wednesday, September 17, 2008

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THS soccer falls at home
September 17, 2008
The Tonganoxie High boys soccer team lost its second home game of the season at Chieftain Park on Tuesday night, falling 4-0 to visiting Turner.
KVA rankings: Week 2
September 17, 2008
The Kansas Volleyball Association has announced its state rankings for week two of the 2008 season.
Mirror, First State Bank urging youths to enter voter poster contest
September 17, 2008
Calling all youths: Help get out the vote.
Jarbalo Jottings
September 17, 2008
Funeral services were held for Connie Barnett at Jarbalo United Methodist Church at 10 a.m. Sept. 11. Burial was in Fall Creek Cemetery.
A bite of reality: Bulldogs celebrating homecoming
September 17, 2008
McLouth High School will receive a dose of “reality” next week for its homecoming festivities.
Skate park vote crucial for youth
September 17, 2008
The time finally has come.
November Patriots to host candidate forum
September 17, 2008
A candidate forum will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Linwood Community Building.
Pastor’s Corner
September 17, 2008
Family” has been a hotly discussed topic recently in our nation.
McLouth Happenings
September 17, 2008
McLouth Public Library’s Book Discussion Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday. For more information, please call (913) 796-2225.
Springdale News
September 17, 2008
John and Cara Kruid of Springdale are the proud parents of a baby boy, John Marcus, born Aug. 24 at 3:20 a.m. at Providence Medical Center.
Church welcomes residents to celebrate its 140 years
September 17, 2008
The First Congregational Church of Tonganoxie is celebrating a big birthday. And everyone in the community is welcome to join the celebration.
Retail retention meeting set for today at Bichelmeyer’s
September 17, 2008
The City of Tonganoxie will be hosting its second community roundtable meeting in its Retail Recruitment and Retention strategic planning project at 6 p.m. today at the Bichelmeyer’s Steakhouse meeting room.
Department of Agriculture offering watershed plan
September 17, 2008
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is offering an Emergency Watershed Protection Program - Floodplain Easements (EWP-FE) signup through Oct. 1, 2008, according to Eric B. Banks, State Conservationist for the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), in Kansas.
Various factors pushing prices on pumpkins upward this fall
September 17, 2008
Carving jack-o’-lanterns likely will cost more this fall, thanks to a ghoulish brew of meteorological and economic factors that’s putting a bit of a scare into some of the most experienced observers of the Halloween season.
Tutu Cowgirl, Captured Image move into new digs
September 17, 2008
The third times a charm for two local business owners.
County attorney investigating BOCC in open meetings inquiry
12:00 a.m., September 17, 2008 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The controversy surrounding the reduction in force of 18 Leavenworth County employees continues.
Green push could hurt economy
September 17, 2008
Few would disagree that being responsible stewards of the Earth and our environment is the prudent thing to do, with well-thought-out actions.
Denholm’s sweet on cake art
September 17, 2008
If you have bought a cake from B&J’s Country Mart at some point, odds are you’ve probably seen some of Nila Denholm’s handiwork.
BOCC gives nod to airport study
September 17, 2008
The possibility of a regional airport in the county just took another step toward becoming a reality.
KU med students honor donors
September 17, 2008
More than 20 years ago Richard Chapman and his wife, Donna, made a decision that would not only affect their lives, but potentially the lives of thousands of people after their death.
Grandparents Day attracts hundreds
First middle school G-Day successful; TES breaks record
September 17, 2008
The front entrance of Tonganoxie Elementary School nearly resembled a scene outside a music hall, complete with fans waiting to see their favorite rock band.
Council approves funding for skate park
September 17, 2008
It’s been talked about in the monthly meetings at the Tonganoxie Public Library, and more recently, inside the Tonganoxie Council Chambers.