Archive for Wednesday, June 17, 2009

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Leavenworth, Wyandotte, Johnson counties under tornado watch
June 17, 2009
The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill, Mo., issued a tornado watch just after 3 p.m. Wednesday for Leavenworth, Wyandotte and Johnson counties effective until 10 p.m
Tonganoxie woman killed in head-on collision
10:00 a.m., June 17, 2009 Updated 12:14 a.m.
A 47-year-old Tonganoxie woman was killed in a head-on collision Tuesday night near Tonganoxie.
Commuter Forecast for June 17, 2009
June 17, 2009
North Topeka road work will commence thanks to hot temperatures and clear skies.
Weather works out well for festival
June 17, 2009
For another year Mother Nature cooperated for a successful installment of Tonganoxie Days.
U.S. flags properly retired
June 17, 2009
Outside the American Legion Post 225 headquarters in Ozawkie, legion members from Post 31 in Rossville and Post 41 in Tonganoxie gathered to observe Flag Day in a special way.
Ordinance in dog house with canine owners
June 17, 2009
When Casey Allen and his family decided to move back to the town where he grew up, he didn’t think he would soon have to give up a member of his family.
5 Questions: New Administrator
Phillips to join staff as program coordinator
June 17, 2009
Q: What will your duties as state and federal coordinator for the district entail when you begin your new position next month?
Retirees raise flag just in time for holiday
June 17, 2009
For the first time, an American flag flew high Friday from a pole in the Fall Creek Villas retirement community.
Royal rewards for TES students’ essays on fathers
June 17, 2009
The Kansas City Royals and National Center for Fathering partnered up to hold the 2009 Kansas City Royals Father of the Year Essay Contest.
THS graduate completes basic training
June 17, 2009
Army Spec. Clyde B. May has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill in Lawton, Okla.
Springdale News
June 17, 2009
Evelyn Schwinn joined the class of 1948 from the old Easton High School on June 6 at Pullman Place in Leavenworth.
Tonganoxie City Council discusses marketing position
June 17, 2009
The retail fate of Tonganoxie may soon rest in one person’s hands.
FFA visits state convention
June 17, 2009
The Tonganoxie Future Farmers of America Chapter won several awards, student scholarships and State Degrees at the State FFA Convention in Manhattan.
McLouth Happenings
June 17, 2009
Vacation Bible School “Crocodile Dock — Where Fearless Kids Shine God’s Light,” will meet from 6:30-9:15 p.m., Monday through Friday, June 26 at McLouth Church of the Nazarene.
Remember When: A Community Review
June 17, 2009
Tonganoxie Honors Veterans: Large ceremonies were held Sunday afternoon at the Tonganoxie VFW Park and Hubbel Hill Cemetery.
Jarbalo Jottings
June 17, 2009
Tim and Kelly Kouns were guests of David and Jane Turner on Saturday.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
June 17, 2009
As I am seemingly, each and every day now, comparing some event or happening of today to those troublesome times of the Great Depression — so very similar to today’s world — I’d like to tell you how my daughter, Glenda, and her husband’s worlds, have turned around.
Neighbors: Laurence Hill
June 17, 2009
Occupation: Retired pastor in the United Methodist Church.
Regionally renowned artist Ernst Ulmer dead at 86
June 17, 2009
Talented, funny and self-effacing to a fault are just a few of the characteristics that stand out in the minds of those who knew Ernst Ulmer.