Archive for Tuesday, April 6, 2010

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Narrow win teaches THS about leaving ‘door open’
April 6, 2010
After four innings, the Tonganoxie High softball team was sitting pretty with a nine-run lead against Jeff West.
Runners expected to lead Tonganoxie girls track team
April 6, 2010
Last season was a little disappointing for the runners on Tonganoxie High’s girls track team, but this year could be quite the opposite.
Complete focus: THS boys track team ready to compete
April 6, 2010
The weeks leading up to the official start of Tonganoxie High’s boys track season would best be described as uneventful.
Genesis Christian Academy run/walk is May 1
April 6, 2010
The Genesis Christian Academy 5K Run/Walk to benefit GCA will start at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 1 at Tonganoxie Christian Church.
Optimist Club to meet
April 6, 2010
A meeting to help launch the Tonganoxie Optimist Club will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 29 at the Tonganoxie Public Library, 303 S. Bury.
Port authority agrees to pay for CR1 study
April 6, 2010
The Leavenworth County Port Authority Board of Directors agreed Thursday to fund the county’s portion of a land-use study for the Leavenworth County Road 1 overlay district south of Tonganoxie.
Tonganoxie City Fire Department calls, March 30-April 2, 2010
April 6, 2010
Tonganoxie City Fire Department calls
Tonganoxie police calls filed April 1-6, 2010
April 6, 2010
Tonganoxie police calls filed April 1-6, 2010
Leavenworth County Commission approves negotiations for new home for Council on Aging
April 6, 2010
The Leavenworth County Commission authorized staff to negotiate a lease that will provide a new home for the Leavenworth County Council on Aging.
Bingo night scheduled to raise money for new library sign
April 6, 2010
Suggested donation is $10 per card
Tonganoxie Municipal Court proceedings for March 2010
April 6, 2010
Tonganoxie Municipal court proceedings for March 2010
Linwood library moving into larger facility on K-32
April 6, 2010
The Linwood Community Library will be moving later this year to a new location that will double the size of space for the library, which has been in operation for more than 30 years.
Tonganoxie Community Calander
April 6, 2010
April 8 through April 17
Springdale News
April 6, 2010
A large crowd of people attended the 90th birthday for Robert Seute on Sunday, March 28 at the Community Center in Leavenworth.
Jarbalo Jottings
April 6, 2010
Edie Mongold will be having a garage sale Friday evening, April 16 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 17 from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m.
McLouth Happenings
April 6, 2010
Cub Scout Pack 81 of McLouth held its annual Blue and Gold banquet March 27. This year’s theme was mad science and included skits, presentations and science experiments put on by the scouts.
Local farmers’ market organizer seeking vendor commitments
06:52 p.m., April 6, 2010 Updated 11:36 a.m.
The Woods have managed the Tonganoxie farmers’ market the past three summers and would like to again. But Brenda Wood said she needs to get commitments from enough vendors and shoppers to make the farmers’ market worthwhile before making a decision.
Remember When: A community review
April 6, 2010
Deaths: Wilson S. “Red” Dobbs, 86, Cummings, died March 14, 2000; Alice L. Percifield, 97, Tonganoxie, died March 20, 2000; Jewel R. (Peggy) Worley, 69, Basehor, died March 20, 2000; Roy M. Lowe, 81, Leavenworth, died March 20, 2000.
Reno Bobwhites 4-H Club report
April 6, 2010
The regular monthly meeting of the Reno Bobwhites 4-H Club was called to order by Lauren Hoge at 7:45 p.m. Thursday, April 1
County man sentenced for Lenexa bank robbery
April 6, 2010
Isha Jackson, 34, Leavenworth, has been sentenced to more than 11 months in federal prison for robbing a bank in Lenexa, U.S. Attorney Lanny Welch said recently.
Mountain men to kickoff museum’s year
April 6, 2010
They’re too rugged to arrive with hot tubs, but the weekend visitors to the Tonganoxie Community Historical Society will certainly appear to be from another time.
Competition showcases student creativity
April 6, 2010
Tonganoxie Elementary and Middle School students display out-of-the-box thinking at the state Destination ImagiNation competition Saturday at Tonganoxie Middle School
Bulldogs begin season 4-0
April 6, 2010
Four games into the season, the McLouth High softball team is undefeated.
Huseman 5th at nationals
April 6, 2010
Tonganoxie youth wrestler Asher Huseman earned all-America status this past weekend at the Brute Adidas Nationals in Kansas City, Mo.
Tonganoxie baseball off to slow start
April 6, 2010
Thanks to an 0-2 start to the season, the Tonganoxie High baseball team wasn’t feeling overly positive.
Commuter forecast for April 6, 2010
April 6, 2010
The wind will be blowing this Tuesday morning as you make your way around on the early drive. There shouldn’t be any major traffic delays but storms may be rolling in this afternoon.