Archive for Wednesday, January 6, 2010

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Thursday classes canceled for Tonganoxie
05:35 p.m., January 6, 2010 Updated 05:38 p.m.
Classes have been canceled for Thursday for the Tonganoxie school district.
Afternoon fire in Linwood
January 6, 2010
Neighbors to a nearly 80-year-old Linwood man said he was OK after his house caught on fire Wednesday afternoon.
McLouth girls roll against Maranatha
MHS boys lose January opener
January 6, 2010
The McLouth High girls basketball team showed no signs of winter-break rust in a 56-27 victory over Maranatha Academy on Tuesday night.
Bingo fundraiser planned for Saturday at Sacred Heart
January 6, 2010
The youth of Sacred Heart Catholic Church will have their ninth annual bingo fundraiser starting at 5:45 p.m. Saturday at the church, U.S. Highway 24-40 and West Street.
Springdale News
January 6, 2010
Jim Lawrence of Springdale played host to a Christmas dinner with his daughter and family and Toby from Virginia.
McLouth Happenings
January 6, 2010
McLouth United Methodist Church welcomes everyone to a Gospel Concert by the “Gloryland Quartet” during the 11 a.m. Sunday worship service.
Educator, coach remembered for kindness
January 6, 2010
To many, he was known as Worm.
Freshmen find groove following slow start
Kemp, Whitledge play key roles for THS
January 6, 2010
When you have two freshmen in your starting lineup, things aren’t always going to click. That was often the case for the Tonganoxie High girls basketball team in the first few weeks of December.
Gentle giant’ makes big impact
Tonganoxie soph Erickson tough inside
January 6, 2010
When one of Tonganoxie High’s boys basketball players calls out the name “Clifford” during a game, don’t bother perusing the Chieftains’ roster to find out who he is addressing.
Business owners, local officials weigh in on new interchange and its anticipated impact
January 6, 2010
Days after the Tonganoxie/Eudora interchange on Kansas Turnpike opened, Matt Bichelmeyer already was seeing traffic coming to his downtown Tonganoxie restaurant, Bichelmeyer’s Steakhouse.
Navinsky, who replaced legislator summoned to Iraq, steps down
January 6, 2010
State Rep. Don Navinsky, D-Easton, has resigned.
Commuter forecast for January 6, 2010
January 6, 2010
The roads won’t be bad on the morning commute, but the conditions will change once snow begins to fall. The temperatures are in double digits, though the wind has it feeling a little colder. Drive safely today.
5 Questions: New year new you
Fitness club manager gives tips on exercise
January 6, 2010
Ashli Bowman, manager at Unlimited Fitness, discusses different ways people can stick to their resolution to shed a few pounds in the New Year.
Minister promoting lay leadership
January 6, 2010
Full-time pastor; part-time Elvis impersonator.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
January 6, 2010
In today’s fast-paced “hustle and bustle” world we often forget to just be grateful for the “stuff and things” of everyday life.
Skiing down memory lane
January 6, 2010
I enjoyed reading your article on Pam Jeannin and it brought back many fond memories.
Remember the aughts
January 6, 2010
With each new year comes more reflection — and continued amazement at how each seems to fly by faster.
Transfer station to be closed Friday for equipment repair
January 6, 2010
The Leavenworth County transfer station, 136th Street and Gilman Road, will be closed on Friday while crews make repairs to some scales on the tipping floor.
4-H Club
January 6, 2010
The bi-monthly meeting of the Leavenworth County Extension Council was called to order by President Ira Parsons.
Jarbalo Jottings
January 6, 2010
Because of the snow and cold weather, there hasn’t been much going on, so I’m going to write something I have wanted to write for quite some time.
Remember When: A Community Review
January 6, 2010
Tonganoxie’s longest operating grocery store is coming to an end.