Archive for Tuesday, December 28, 2010

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Mayor, council members’ re-election decisions coming soon
December 28, 2010
Mayor Jason Ward and two incumbent city council members whose terms expire this spring aren’t ready to commit to seeking re-election but promise decisions will soon be forthcoming.
Remember When: A community review
December 28, 2010
Deaths: Roy A. Ambrose, 79, Connersville, Ind., died Dec. 7, 2000; Leslie Ann Coldsmith, Parker, Colo., died Dec. 9, 2000; Timmothy C. Cummings, Sr., 46, Platte City, Mo., died Dec. 6, 2000; Archie William Dearinger, 79, Basehor, died Dec. 6, 2000; Esther Mae Kemler Lohman, 78, Grandview, Wash., died Dec. 11, 2000; Laura T. Smith, 63, died Dec. 6, 2000, in Tonganoxie; Johnnie Edward Tucking, 89, Tonganoxie, died Dec. 6, 2000.
Jarbalo Jottings
December 28, 2010
Charles and Connie Sheppard of Lenexa visited Bid Sheppard on Friday.
McLouth Happenings
December 28, 2010
Bob and Alfreda Ryan and Rick and Beverly Muzzy, McLouth, participated in a group that played music, and enjoyed the Christmas sing-along, Dec. 19 at Tonganoxie Friends Church.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
December 28, 2010
In our very recent history (I’m thinking those covered wagon days and long after), these eastern plains were covered with cedar trees. We can so easily imagine it, because now we see tiny cedar trees in every pasture or bit of grassland. Farmers and ranchers, I suppose, fight them as one can see they soon would take over.
Knights of Columbus to have free throw contest Jan. 15
December 28, 2010
All boys and girls ages 10 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2011 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship.
Farm Service Agency deadlines approaching
December 28, 2010
Wool and mohair producers are reminded that the final date to apply for nonrecourse marketing assistance loans or loan deficiency payments (LDP) from the USDA Farm Service Agency is Jan. 31, 2011, for their 2010 wool and mohair.
Rep. O’Brien named vice-chair of House Veterans, Military and Homeland Security Committee
December 28, 2010
Kansas House Speaker Mike O’Neal, R-Hutchinson, has named Rep. Connie O’Brien, R-Tonganoxie, vice-chair of the House Veterans, Military and Homeland Security Comm