Archive for Wednesday, December 8, 2010

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Staff surprises chief with award
December 8, 2010
Tonganoxie Fire Chief Dave Bennett thought his department should forego naming a firefighter of the year during a 12-month span in which so many excelled.
Event fit for queen
Madrigal royal subject has seen every Feaste
December 8, 2010
Ashley Stockman has gone from peasant to queen.
Basehor intersection where 2007 fatality occurred to get signal
December 8, 2010
A U.S. Highway 24-40 intersection in Basehor where a Tonganoxie teen was killed in a 2007 vehicle accident will have a traffic signal.
Chieftains senior Miller signs with BC volleyball
December 8, 2010
Nearly three years ago, Danielle Miller didn’t think she would be signing to play volleyball at the college level.
Late rally pushes ANHS past MHS boys
December 8, 2010
The McLouth High boys basketball team couldn’t hold off an Arma-Northeast second-half rally Tuesday at the Marmaton Valley Tournament in Moran.
McLouth girls fall in tourney opener
December 8, 2010
The McLouth High girls basketball team opened its season with a loss Tuesday at the Marmaton Valley Tournament in Moran.
Blind trust
Tonganoxie man trains nearly sightless mustang for show
December 8, 2010
As Jay Miller walked Friday into his stable just south of Tonganoxie, a slight red mare slowly approached the edge of her stall to greet him.
Neighbor: Kyle Hayden
December 8, 2010
This week’s neighbor is Kyle Hayden.
Fee breaks to require visiting BOCC
December 8, 2010
Leavenworth County farmers planning to build residences will now likely have to come before the county commissioners, tax documents in hand, if they want to get a break on fees that can cost several thousand dollars.
Jarbalo Jottings
December 8, 2010
Our sympathy goes to the Benson family for the death of Wanda Benson on Tuesday, Nov. 30. She was a dear friend of mine. I worked with her at Colonial Manor in Lansing for 16 years.
Springdale News
December 8, 2010
Ray and Jeanette Cole, Luke and Emily and Evelyn Schwinn enjoyed lunch Nov. 28 in Leavenworth for Jeanette’s 39th birthday.
McLouth Happenings
December 8, 2010
Thanksgiving day guests of Bob and Alfreda Ryan were Kathel and Mike Dungan, of Edgewood, Texas; Mike and Shawlyn Dungan and Ryan’s great-granddaughter, Irelyn, of Carterville, Ill.; Susan Womack and Derek Ong, Ozawkie; Shanna Carmichael and Justin Koerner, and children, Jacie and Scottie, of Lawrence; Sascha Smith and her daughters, Sophia and Mia, of Effingham; Anah, Dwayne, and Sarajo Mance; Brandon, Bridget, and children, Lauren and Brent Mance; Megan and Jeremy Lorenzo, all of Leavenworth; and Viola Edmonds, McLouth.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
December 8, 2010
“What I wouldn’t give for an old fashioned mop stick.” I’m serious.
Yuletide safety: Tips to keep holidays aglow with joy
December 8, 2010
Cherie Sage, state director of Safe Kids Kansas, reminds parents and caregivers to take a few precautions when decorating for Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanza and other winter festivities.