Archive for Wednesday, April 22, 2009

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Are you doing anything to commemorate Earth Day?

Response Percent
No
 
85%
Yes
 
15%
Total 20
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Chieftains thumped by Thunder
Loomis: Tonganoxie needs leaders
April 22, 2009
A day after losing its first game of the season, things appeared to be getting better but then regressed back to worse for the Tonganoxie High baseball team on Wednesday evening at Shawnee.
Commuter forecast, April 22, 2009
April 22, 2009
There might be a few sprinkles for your early-morning drive. There is some roadwork this morning between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Inspection questions arise after teen injured by medical gas accident at dentist’s office
Medical gas accident prompts questions about inspections
April 22, 2009
Questions are arising about whether the city acted properly when it allowed a dentist to move into a building that was the site of a March 30 medical gas accident that seriously injured a Tonganoxie youth.
Walkabout
City moves forward with safe walking, biking program
April 22, 2009
In December the Kansas Department of Transportation announced it would be giving the City of Tonganoxie $250,000 to implement a Safe Routes to School program.
Vintage Park gets ready for May opening
April 22, 2009
Since the official groundbreaking ceremony in June of 2008 for Vintage Park, crews have been working diligently to complete the 41-unit retirement community.
Council honors outgoing councilmember Gumm
12:13 a.m., April 22, 2009 Updated 11:48 p.m.
After eight years of devoting his time and effort to the city of Tonganoxie, Steve Gumm took his seat inside the Tonganoxie City Council Chambers for the last time.
Springdale News
April 22, 2009
Danny, Linda and Rick Schwinn played host to a family dinner on Easter Sunday at their home and they also celebrated the birthday of Linda’s mother, Anna Schermbeck. Evelyn Schwinn enjoyed Easter dinner at the Gillaspie home in Easton.
5 Questions: Growing Pains
Teacher offers tips for first-time gardeners
April 22, 2009
Vicki Darr teaches biology and helps students at Basehor-Linwood High School grow plants. She says a secret to gardening is to spend time in your garden.
Honoring Jeremy
Town bids THS junior farewell
April 22, 2009
Jeremy Elliott’s smile could brighten the world of someone having a bad day, he could laugh at his own joke so hard that it made others laugh and he could even snarf down a pound of bacon in “three minutes flat.”
Jarbalo Jottings
April 22, 2009
A rummage sale will be held 5-8 p.m. Friday, May 1 and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 2 at Jarbalo United Methodist Church.
McLouth Happenings
April 22, 2009
Members of American Legion Auxiliary No. 393 are reminded to deliver stamped Mother’s Day Cards and handkerchiefs to Dee Hornback before May 1, so she may deliver them to the Dwight D. Eisenhower Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Leavenworth.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing room
April 22, 2009
Mrs. McKee in St Joseph, Mo., always remembered those so-called tramps (back in the depression).
Neighbors: Scott Underwood
April 22, 2009
Occupation: Machinist, THS assistant wrestling coach
BOCC to finalize contract with planner
April 22, 2009
While all of the Leavenworth County Board of Commissioners agree that they want to see planned commercial, industrial and residential development along County Road 1, they don’t completely agree on which parts of the plan need to be outsourced and how much it’s going to cost.
Remember When: A Community Review
April 22, 2009
Mildred McMillon, former Kansas State Board of Education member and recipient of the 1999 ABC Award, was honored at the 13th annual Educational Excellence banquet held at 7 p.m. March 30, 1999, in the ballroom of the Kansas University student union.
Close friends don’t want to forget what Elliott meant to them
April 22, 2009
April 17 is a day Tonganoxie High juniors Zach Kaighin and Jeremie Maus never will forget. The horrible news they received that morning made sure of that.