Archive for Wednesday, January 14, 2009

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Tonganoxie Invitational pairings announced
January 14, 2009
The brackets for the 50th Annual Tonganoxie Invitational have been unveiled.
MHS girls roll, boys fall by 2
02:54 p.m., January 14, 2009 Updated 10:21 a.m.
The McLouth High girls basketball team improved to 4-3 on the season with a 64-12 thumping of Wathena on Tuesday night.
Commuter forecast, January 14, 2008
January 14, 2009
It’s quite warm, but expect temperatures to dip in the afternoon. Winds will pick up as the temperature falls, so be sure to keep your hands on the steering wheel. No traffic or road problems are anticipated this morning. Roads are good to go from Lawrence to Topeka, as well as Lawrence to Kansas City. Flights at MCI appear to be on time this morning.
Wiley sworn in as district judge
January 14, 2009
A Leavenworth County resident was sworn in Friday as the newest First Judicial District judge.
Filings begin to trickle in
January 14, 2009
The filing deadline for the April election is fast approaching, and just a few local residents have filed paperwork.
Goebels welcome home 3rd to family
January 14, 2009
The new year can mean a lot of changes for any family.
Library Corner
January 14, 2009
Looking around these days, one can tell that we are headed into some difficult financial times.
In our view: Watching historic moment for U.S.
January 14, 2009
Tuesday will be an historic day.
Letter to the editor: Protect our young drivers
January 14, 2009
The past three years, several organizations interested in reducing crashes involving young drivers, including AAA, have advocated strengthening the Kansas graduated driver licensing (GDL) system before the Kansas Legislature.
Letter to the editor: Resident ashamed of board’s decision
January 14, 2009
Tonight I am ashamed to be represented by a school board that has chosen to place small-town politics and personal grudges before the welfare of our students.
Shrinking revenues, battered economy to dominate 2009
January 14, 2009
It is amazing how quickly things can change in the span of a few years.
Springdale news
January 14, 2009
The Springdale community wants to extend sympathy to Gertrude Chrisman in the loss of her sister, Phyllisus DeMaranville, who died Dec. 31 in Tomball, Texas.
McLouth happenings
January 14, 2009
McLouth Friendship Club’s covered dish luncheon will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday at the Community Center.
Jarbalo jottings
January 14, 2009
Thamar Barnett went Jan. 6 to the Golden Living Center in Lansing and helped serve ice cream and cookies at the Treats and Tunes party.
Aunt Norie’s sewing room
January 14, 2009
I definitely have some catching up to get done here in the sewing room, “those New Year’s resolutions” Uh-huh, like that.
Remember when: a community review
January 14, 2009
Jarbalo man invents weedeater…
Officials sworn into local offices
January 14, 2009
Some new faces got a taste of their new jobs in the county Tuesday after being sworn into their positions Monday afternoon.
Author urges THS students to follow through on dreams
January 14, 2009
Tonganoxie High School students learned they don’t have to be faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive or able to leap tall buildings in a single bound to be successful.