Archive for Wednesday, March 11, 2009

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County residents complete law enforcement program
March 11, 2009
Three area men are among a list of 49 recent graduates of the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center in Hutchinson.
Republican group to meet about education project
March 11, 2009
The Leavenworth County Republican Women will meet at 11:30 a.m. Monday, March 16, at the Riverfront Community Center in Leavenworth.
Commuter forecast, March 11, 2009
March 11, 2009
Temperatures in some places this morning are almost 20 degrees below normal. No delays are expected at MCI this morning.
Pageturners: TMS readers go places
Students reach reading destinations
March 11, 2009
Some Tonganoxie Middle School students traveled to Hawaii and back without ever leaving Kansas.
Council selects ’09 projects
March 11, 2009
On the table were eight projects slated to be finished in 2009.
5 questions: Green Matter
City continues with drop-off recycling
March 11, 2009
Are you going to continue the recycling program in Tonganoxie?
McLouth hires Topekan as police chief
March 11, 2009
McLouth has selected a police chief who is no stranger to Jefferson County.
St. Patty’s Day Parade is Saturday
March 11, 2009
Irish eyes likely will be smiling big Saturday in Tonganoxie.
CR1 development coming
March 11, 2009
Leavenworth County and Tonganoxie officials are eagerly awaiting what type of development they can secure along County Road 1 once the new Kansas Turnpike Authority interchange opens.
City anticipates possible industrial park location
March 11, 2009
It’s been four months since the City of Tonganoxie purchased 237 acres to compete in the Leavenworth County Port Authority’s search for a new industrial park.
Presentation on concussions set for March 26
March 11, 2009
Tonganoxie High will play host to a presentation on concussions and other football-related head injuries at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 26 at the Tonganoxie Performing Arts Center.
Area races to be decided with April 7 election
March 11, 2009
In less than a month, races for area city council and school boards will be determined.
NRA banquet set for March 21
March 11, 2009
The Leavenworth County Friends of NRA’s 11th annual banquet and fundraiser will be at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 21, at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds administration building, 22618 McLouth Rd. in Tonganoxie.
Building codes could be implemented countywide
March 11, 2009
The county could be seeing an official standard of building codes in the near future.
Pastor’s Corner
March 11, 2009
Lent is a time of self-reflection as we prepare for Easter.
Erickson suggests budget-cutting proposals
12:09 a.m., March 11, 2009 Updated 05:10 p.m.
Tonganoxie Superintendent Richard Erickson outlined four budget proposals at Monday’s school board meeting with regards to state budget problems and how the Legislature will deal with those issues.
Remember When: A Community Review
March 11, 2009
The snow was so deep Monday afternoon that some residents found snowmobiles to be the best mode of transportation on snow packed streets in downtown Tonganoxie.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
March 11, 2009
As we look for ways to save money and cut the budget — and we certainly must these days — many of us old timers think clothing.
Corn growers wait for crop values to rebound
March 11, 2009
Roughly 12 months ago, Overbrook farmer Bernie Faust watched as corn prices started taking off and didn’t stop climbing until they reached an astounding $8 a bushel.