Archive for Wednesday, March 25, 2009

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MAYB Basketball announces tournaments
March 25, 2009
Registration is currently under way for the sixth annual Spring Leavenworth MAYB Basketball Tournament.
Commuter forecast, March 25, 2009
March 25, 2009
There will be some construction activity near Topeka on Interstate 70 this morning. There aren’t any adverse road conditions that will inhibit the morning commute. MCI could have a few delays, depending on where you’re traveling.
Election draws near
March 25, 2009
As campaign signs dot several properties in the area, it can mean only one thing: Election Day is near.
Recycling efforts stepped up after discontinuation of SORT
12:39 a.m., March 25, 2009 Updated 03:01 p.m.
Even though St. Patrick’s Day is done, Tonganoxie isn’t getting any less green.
Events set for opening day of the Tonganoxie museum
March 25, 2009
Opening Day at the Museum will be held from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, April 5 at the Tonganoxie Community Historic Site, 201 W. Washington St. in Tonganoxie.
McLouth bullrider featured on Sports Illustrated photo
March 25, 2009
McLouth’s Skeeter Kingsolver appears in the March 23 issue of Sports Illustrated.
Court date set for student who brought bomb to school
March 25, 2009
A Tonganoxie Middle School student will appear at 1 p.m. April 7 in Leavenworth County District Court.
Jump Around
TES students exercise for a healthy cause
March 25, 2009
Tonganoxie Elementary School physical education teachers Ursula Kissinger and Jeremy Goebel once again are leading TES students in Jump Rope For Heart, which has been a tradition in Tonganoxie for some time. Here are Kissinger’s answers to our five questions:
KDOT gives stimulus money to county
March 25, 2009
It appears Leavenworth County will receive some stimulus money after all.
Open Mike
March 25, 2009
There are many diseases that affect apple trees, but today we’ll focus on one very common disease, cedar-apple rust, and some ways of controlling it. If you have apple or flowering crabapple trees, it is likely you have seen cedar-apple rust and its symptoms in the past.
Wager set to give back
March 25, 2009
Randy Wager went to school “all over the place” and graduated from a high school in California.
Being teacher helps Smith serve on board
March 25, 2009
Kay Smith has been teaching for 23 years, which she said is an asset when it comes to being on the school board.
Used prom dresses selling at local businesses, events
March 25, 2009
Tutu Cowgirl in Tonganoxie, which sells a variety of women’s clothing and accessories, is another option for youths interested in purchasing used prom dresses.
Job helps Ward decide on issues
March 25, 2009
Since beginning his time on the council, Jason Ward has been working toward doing things he thought would make Tonganoxie a better community.
Shilling: Responsible city spending needed
March 25, 2009
As the only local business owner running for a council seat, Roger Shilling believes he has the right ideas for Tonganoxie’s future.
MHS forensics team notches top spot at Horton tournament
March 25, 2009
The McLouth High School forensics squad took first place Feb. 28 at a meet in Horton.
Springdale News
March 25, 2009
A birthday party for Tommy Powell was put on by his parents, Tom and Kathy Powell, and brother, David, on March 15. Kathy had her side of the family and Tom had his side of the family at the party. About 20 people attended.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
March 25, 2009
We’ve been dwelling on the Depression and all of its problems.
Jarbalo Jottings
March 25, 2009
The Fall Creek Cemetery Corporation will meet at 2 p.m., Saturday March 28 at the fire station in Springdale.
McLouth Happenings
March 25, 2009
First Baptist Church of McLouth welcomes Kevin Fears as the new youth pastor.
Remember When: A Community Review
March 25, 2009
Elmer McAferty proudly displays his appointment to the office of Post Master by President Dwight D. Eisenhower.