Archive for Wednesday, April 1, 2009

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T-Bones single-game tickets now offered for sale
April 1, 2009
Single-game tickets for Kansas City T-Bones baseball games are now on sale.
Candidates respond to voters
April 1, 2009
From gambling casinos to parked school buses, candidates for Tonganoxie City Council and Tonganoxie School Board fielded several questions at Thursday’s meet the candidates event at Tonganoxie VFW Hall.
Jim Truesdell questionnaire
April 1, 2009
The following is Tonganoxie City Council candidate Jim Truesdell’s response to a Mirror questionnaire. Truesdell is running for re-election.
Jason Ward questionnaire
April 1, 2009
Here is the candidate response from Jason Ward, who is running for re-election in the Tonganoxie City Council race. Ward’s questionnaire originally was published in the March 25 edition of The Mirror, as was a profile of Ward.
Commuter forecast, April 1, 2009
April 1, 2009
Temperatures are a bit chilly today for the morning commute. No delays are expected at MCI this morning.
TMS students to stage ‘Annie Jr.’
April 1, 2009
Even if it is overcast this weekend in Tonganoxie, anyone attending Tonganoxie Middle School’s musical production on Friday and Saturday will be reminded that the sun will indeed come out tomorrow.
Raising the bar
New county attorney settles into post
April 1, 2009
The first few months of county attorney have been busy.
KCKCC job fair
April 1, 2009
The Career Center at Kansas City Kansas Community College is hosting a job fair on Wednesday, April 15 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Tate wants to continue service on school board
April 1, 2009
Doug Tate is looking to be elected for the first time to the Tonganoxie School Board.
Grinter looks to be voice for community
April 1, 2009
Kris Grinter is running for a Tonganoxie School Board seat because she wants to be a voice for the community.
BOCC accepts HUD money for foreclosures
April 1, 2009
In September, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development allocated nearly $4 billion to state and local governments to provide assistance to acquire and redevelop foreclosed properties to keep them from becoming a blight to the community.
Truesdell, seeking second term, hopes for continued progress in Tonganoxie
April 1, 2009
Jim Truesdell was a little hesitant to run for his second term as a city council member.
O’Hagan sets sights on board Position 6
April 1, 2009
Tim O’Hagan already is involved in the Tonganoxie School District.
Sieglinde Marx questionnaire
April 1, 2009
I think we need more oversight of city expenditures and activities.
Jarbalo Jottings
April 1, 2009
There will be a Maundy Thursday service at 7 a.m. Thursday, April 9.
Springdale News
April 1, 2009
Jim and May Thomas of Leavenworth, Albert and Dolores Ernzen of Topeka, Eugene and Eileen Kramer and Evelyn Schwinn met March 24 in Oskaloosa at Rosie’s for lunch.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
April 1, 2009
We have some great kids out there and we all know it. I get more and more feedback on that subject, asking me to continue “harping on it,” one gentleman said. “This thing of spanking, just mention the word and too many who have never had a child can shout the loudest,” he continued, and he said it so well.
Burdel Welsh questionnaire
April 1, 2009
Here are Tonganoxie City Council candidate Burdel Welsh’s responses to a candidate questionnaire The Mirror sent to candidates.
Remember When: A Community Review
April 1, 2009
Tyler Emery, a senior at Tonganoxie High School, was awarded Kansas State University’s Foundation Scholarship during ceremonies Jan. 29 at K-State.
Neighbor: Jill Dickerson
April 1, 2009
Tonganoxie Middle School principal.
Roger Shilling questionnaire
April 1, 2009
As a lifelong resident and businessman in Tongie, I feel I have many good ideas of how to keep the town alive. Without growth and investment in the future, a business will not survive, but during hard times you don’t spend what you don’t have.
Dan Hopkins questionnaire
April 1, 2009
Position 4, unopposed
Kay Smith questionnaire
April 1, 2009
Position 5
Randy Wager questionnaire
April 1, 2009
Position 5
Kris Grinter questionnaire
April 1, 2009
Position 6
Tim O’Hagan questionnaire
April 1, 2009
Position 6
Douglas Tate questionnaire
April 1, 2009
Position 6
Unopposed Hopkins set to join USD 464 board
April 1, 2009
Dan Hopkins has been to his share of school board meetings and is ready to be seated at the other side of the room.
Bowersox: Ready for spring in Tonganoxie
April 1, 2009
Ah, spring!