Archive for Wednesday, October 21, 2009

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New H1N1 vaccine shipments to Leavenworth County going to private providers
October 21, 2009
The Leavenworth County Health Department has received another shipment of H1N1 vaccine.
Bulldogs to face JCN at sub-state
October 21, 2009
When the McLouth High volleyball team heads to Wellsville on Saturday for its sub-state tournament, it will have a familiar team waiting for it in the first round.
THS volleyball receives No. 4 sub-state seed
October 21, 2009
The Tonganoxie High volleyball team has won more matches this season than all but one team in its sub-state bracket but will be playing as the tournament’s No. 4 seed.
THS soccer beats Atchison — again
October 21, 2009
A night removed from edging Atchison in Tonganoxie, the Chieftains soccer team rolled the familiar foe in Atchison on Tuesday night, 4-1.
Commuter Forecast for October 21, 2009
October 21, 2009
A slight chance of rain exists this morning. Travel could be slowed by Interstate road work and work along K-10.
Healthcare workers line up for H1N1 vaccine
October 21, 2009
The lines were long as almost 200 area healthcare workers came to the county’s first H1N1 vaccine clinic Monday in Leavenworth.
5 Questions: Carr Talk
JCCC instructor gives winter car care tips
October 21, 2009
Stephen Carr, an instructor in the automotive technology program at Johnson County Community College, answers questions about winter car care.
THS grad finishes Coast Guard leadership school
October 21, 2009
Petty Officer Jordan McCarty, of the U.S. Coast Guard, a 2003 THS graduate, successfully completed the U.S. Coast Guard’s Leadership and Management School in Petaluma, Calif.
USD 464 awarded for efficiency
October 21, 2009
The Tonganoxie school district recently received an award from Gov. Mark Parkinson for its energy efficiency program.
McLouth Happenings
October 21, 2009
McLouth Public Library’s book discussion group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday. For more information, please call (913) 796-2225.
Educators to ride Blackhawk copter
October 21, 2009
Several Tonganoxie School District staff members will have the opportunity to land on the Tonganoxie High School football field in a Blackhawk helicopter.
2 Tonganoxie residents graduate from Kansas Sampler rural course
October 21, 2009
The third round of rural communities has graduated from the “Rural Kansas: Come and Get It” classes conducted by the Kansas Sampler Foundation, and two Tonganoxie residents are among the group.
Springdale News
October 21, 2009
James and Betty Lawrence, of Leavenworth, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary starting at 2 p.m. Sunday at the home of their son, Jim Lawrence, in Springdale.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
October 21, 2009
People now-a-days so often ask me of my generation, of the Great Depression.
Jarbalo Jottings
October 21, 2009
Sid and Karen Sheppard of Topeka visited Bid Sheppard and Kathy Powers on Saturday took them to Ten Penny’s in Leavenworth for a meal.
Neighbor: Phyllis Shilling
October 21, 2009
Occupation: Co-owner, Shilling Electric.
Remember When: A Community Review
October 21, 2009
Deaths: Velma L. Chamberlain, 92, Stonewall, Ill.,
Tax rebate discussion on hold
October 21, 2009
City leaders and area developers wants to stay competitive when it comes to attracting new homeowners into the city, but for now, they are awaiting word from the Kansas Attorney General’s office before offering any tax incentives.
Police officer accepts badge number of late father
October 21, 2009
At 4:10 p.m. Aug. 19, 2003, Leavenworth County dispatch made its final call for Tonganoxie police Lt. Mark Williams.
Meeting to introduce Kansas Sampler Festival to community
October 21, 2009
Leavenworth County officials organizing the 2010 and 2011 Kansas Sampler Festival are hoping to present all the sights, sounds and tastes that Kansas has to offer.