Archive for Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Also from December 1

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Polls

Will you do any of your Christmas gift shopping in Tonganoxie?

Response Percent
No
 
61%
Yes
 
38%
Total 42

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Local company combating bedbug comeback
December 1, 2010
Jim Bennett may be the closest thing to a support group for homeowners infested with bedbugs.
Ye olde time at upcoming Feaste
December 1, 2010
Each December, the Tonganoxie Middle School commons area receives a retro makeover.
THS musicians to perform at all-district concerts
December 1, 2010
Tonganoxie students will be performing in honor bands and choirs Saturday.
Library Festival of Trees is Dec. 9; Santa to be on hand
December 1, 2010
The Tonganoxie Public Library will have its annual festival of miniature trees and wreaths at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9.
Youthville presentation is Tuesday in Lansing
December 1, 2010
Lansing Community Library is collaborating with representatives of Youthville to promote the value of and the need for foster parenting and adoption.
Count Your Kid In screening is Friday in Basehor
December 1, 2010
A free developmental screening is available from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Friday at First Baptist Church of Basehor, 1410 N. 155th St. in Basehor.
Santa making stop Saturday at THS
December 1, 2010
Santa Claus will be flying into the area for a breakfast with children.
Young zombie slayers regulars at library
December 1, 2010
On a recent Monday, the scene in the lobby of the Tonganoxie Public Library was pretty much what a visitor would expect: A middle-aged man reading a magazine, a woman quietly walking along book shelves looking for a good read and two teen-age girls sharing a hushed conversation at a computer.
Tonganoxie City Council
December 1, 2010
From Nov. 22 meeting:
Humane Society’s next spay/neuter transport is Dec. 9-10 in Lansing
December 1, 2010
Leavenworth County Humane Society will offer its next low-cost pet spay/neuter transport Dec. 9-10 from the 4-H Building, 101 4-H Road in Lansing.
County Commission considers stricter rules for fee waivers
December 1, 2010
After an upswing in unincorporated Leavenworth County residents asking the county to waive building fees for homes built on agricultural property, the County Commission on Monday tackled the issue of establishing more specific standards for waiving those fees.
Remember When
December 1, 2010
Caption under picture: Larry Meadows and Bob Klinkenberg of Tonganoxie Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9271 were among the dozen VFW members who gathered early Saturday morning to erect 200 flags along Fourth Street, at the cemeteries, and at several other locations in honor of Veterans Day.
Santa letters
December 1, 2010
Santa letters have arrived.
Springdale News
December 1, 2010
On the evening of Nov. 20, a large crowd of relatives and friends filled the gymnasium at Pleasant Ridge Elementary School to celebrate Evelyn Schwinn’s 80th birthday.
Jarbalo Jottings
December 1, 2010
David and Jane Turner and Thamar Barnett went to Emporia for Thanksgiving dinner with Kathy Stimac and Terry Drennon. Paul and Lynn Heskett, Michelle and Isaac of Moran were there, along with a lot of Terry’s relatives.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
December 1, 2010
I like to think I always give, (or gave) a child’s mind the first place, the open door. One will find many surprises if you let the child take the lead, so to speak, when helping them with any task, journey, assignment or whatever.
Economic recession taking a toll on Kansas children, reports indicate
December 1, 2010
In its annual survey, Kansas Action for Children said the troubled economic times are having an impact on youngsters.
Sharing is caring: Salvation Army’s kettle history explored
December 1, 2010
Five questions with The Salvation Army about its annual kettle drive.