Archive for Tuesday, January 20, 2009

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Invitational celebrates 50 years
Past players reflect on Tonganoxie tradition, evolution of game
January 20, 2009
Half a century ago, Tonganoxie High principal and basketball coach Tom Beatty decided to start up a holiday tournament in town.
Comprehensive energy for state
January 20, 2009
For Kansas to take the next step toward a clean energy future, we must have a clear picture of where we’d like to be.
McLouth happenings
January 20, 2009
Our Community Cares is a local group helping our troops serving overseas.
Jarbalo Jottings
January 20, 2009
Jarbalo United Methodist Women met Jan. 14 at the home of Bid Sheppard for the group’s monthly meeting.
Remember when: A community review
January 20, 2009
The Mirror’s First Baby of the Year contest was won by the parents of the beautiful Emily Eileen Cole, the daughter of Jeanette and Raymond Cole. She was born Jan. 2, 1999.
Springdale News
January 20, 2009
Danny, Johnny and Billy Schwinn, on Jan. 9, attended the Topeka Farm Show at the Kansas Expocentre.
McLouth boys finally victorious
January 20, 2009
The McLouth High boys basketball team is winless no more.
Aunt Norie’s sewing room
January 20, 2009
Let’s talk about mending seams in those “ready made” garments, clothing mostly from today’s mass production, very small seam allowances in the first place, seams that under any stress at all soon ravel out and pull apart, usually the side seams first.
Tonganoxie girls go on 28-0 run in rout
January 20, 2009
The first round of the girls bracket at the Tonganoxie Invitational closed Tuesday evening with the home Chieftains knocking off De Soto, 53-27.
Smith scores 23 as THS boys win
January 20, 2009
It wasn’t easy, but the Tonganoxie High boys basketball team found a way to win in the opening round on the Tonganoxie Invitational.
Atchison girls better this year
January 20, 2009
The Atchison High girls have already won more games this season than they did last year.
Obama says he’s taking oath of office in ‘midst of crisis’
January 20, 2009
President Barack Obama says he’s taking the helm of a nation that is “in the midst of crisis.”
Joe Biden becomes vice president
January 20, 2009
Joe Biden has been sworn in as the 47th vice president of the United States.
Obama takes office
January 20, 2009
Stepping into history as America’s first black president, Barack Hussein Obama said in his inaugural address Tuesday that the nation must choose “hope over fear, unity of purpose over conflict and discord” to overcome the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression.
Obama tells crowd that we ‘must choose hope over fear’
Says it’s time to being rebuilding America
January 20, 2009
Stepping into history, Barack Hussein Obama grasped the reins of power as America’s first black president on Tuesday, saying the nation must choose “hope over fear, unity of purpose over conflict and discord” to overcome the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression.
Police begin to turn away spectators from parade route
January 20, 2009
Law enforcement officials have begun closing entrances to the inauguration parade route because it is reaching capacity.
More than a million turn out for inauguration, parade
January 20, 2009
More than 1 million people crammed onto the National Mall and along the Pennsylvania Avenue inauguration parade route Tuesday to witness the swearing-in of the nation’s first black president.
Text of Barack Obama’s inaugural address
January 20, 2009
Text of President Barack Obama’s inaugural address on Tuesday, as prepared for delivery and released by the Presidential Inaugural Committee.