Archive for Wednesday, August 19, 2009

All stories

Thunderstorm watch until 3 a.m. and flash flood watch until 7 a.m. for select local counties
August 19, 2009
Weather watches are in effect for area counties.
Early enrollment numbers show nearly 90 more students in Tonganoxie School District
August 19, 2009
Preliminary enrollment numbers are out for the Tonganoxie School District and once again enrollment is up.
Flash flood watch continues in tri-county area
August 19, 2009
A flash flood watch continues through Thursday morning for portions of Kansas and Missouri including Johnson, Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties.
Commuter forecast for August 19, 2009
August 19, 2009
There’s a good chance we’ll get some rain this morning, either a shower or even a storm. Expect traffic delays to be minor on your Wednesday morning commute.
5 Questions: Making leaders
Classes help area residents prepare for challenges
August 19, 2009
Tonya Barnes is president of the Southern Leavenworth County Leadership Development board.
2009 results for the county extension council election
August 19, 2009
The 2009 Leavenworth County Extension Council election results are in.
Vendor maintenance affects Internet service
August 19, 2009
Planned maintenance last week by Level 3 Communications, one of the vendors that provides Internet bandwidth to Sunflower Broadband, went awry and hampered several local Web sites, including tonganoxiemirror.com.
TES enrollment statistics trigger space concerns, administrators say
August 19, 2009
On a night when the Tonganoxie School Board approved a two-mill increase budget, administrators spoke of what they perceived as a concern far beyond the upcoming school year.
Petition sends liquor sales issue back to city council
August 19, 2009
Sixty days after the Tonganoxie City Council voted to approve the sale of liquor on Sunday and holidays, protesters have made their voices heard.
Specific school areas chosen for student pick-ups, drop-offs
August 19, 2009
With school starting this week in Tonganoxie, there are a few things to remember when taking students to and picking them up from Tonganoxie elementary, middle and high schools.
Pastor’s Corner
August 19, 2009
It has been accurately said that you are either going into a storm, through a storm, or coming out of one.
Linwood Lions Club BBQ to feature mobile screening bus for free exams
August 19, 2009
People attending the annual Linwood Lions Club Barbecue likely won’t go away hungry.
City administrator changes take-home policy for city vehicles
August 19, 2009
As of Aug. 24, most of the city public works crew will no longer be allowed to take vehicles home, City Administrator Mike Yanez said Tuesday.
TMS instructor attends workshop
August 19, 2009
Getting what is taught in schools to be current with state and federal standards and objectives is like trying to hit a moving target.
Jarbalo Jottings
August 19, 2009
Jarbalo United Methodist Women met Wednesday, Aug. 12.
Springdale News
August 19, 2009
Sharon Lynn and Evelyn Schwinn visited their brother, Harold Steed, at Golden Living in Edwardsville.
Aunt Norie’s sewing room
August 19, 2009
Mothers, let’s just put that in big capitals; MOTHERS, we the world just have to face it, mothers just come with that most unique talent, a special talent or knowledge — God given, of course. Think about it for a moment.
Remember when: a community review
August 19, 2009
On July 1, Tonganoxie’s United Methodist Church welcomed a new pastor, the Rev. Yong Bo Lee.
McLouth Happenings
August 19, 2009
Everyone is invited to Carnival in the Park, sponsored by the Worship Committee of McLouth United Methodist Church from 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Another county fair in the books
August 19, 2009
It was a typical hot and muggy week in August for the Leavenworth County Fair, but the weather was fairly cooperative.
City, county make final budget cuts
August 19, 2009
They’ve gone through the books, they’ve made some cuts, they’ve listened to the public and on Monday city and county officials rolled up their sleeves one more time to make cuts before approving their 2010 budgets.