Archive for Tuesday, July 20, 2010

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Unscheduled success: Chieftains 4th at MAYB tourney
Tonganoxie girls go 3-2 in Bonner Springs
July 20, 2010
The Chieftains didn’t have the MAYB tourney on their original summer schedule but when organizers needed one more squad, they obliged and it paid off for the young team.
Equal opportunity soccer
Boys and girls work together at THS camp
July 20, 2010
Players from both Tonganoxie High soccer teams got a lot more familiar with each other at camp this past week, when they all went through drills, games and scrimmages together.
Sullivan: Canners can’t always trust old methods
July 20, 2010
People still canning green beans at home using the boiling water canner instead of a tested pressure canning process are risking food loss and even worse, possible death or serious poisoning.
Leavenworth County Commission approves Tonganoxie revitalization plan
July 20, 2010
Commission approves 2nd time around
Leavenworth County Commission ends solid-waste property assessment
July 20, 2010
Dedicated mill levy to fund transfer station in 2011
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
July 20, 2010
A great hint or idea on conquering those loads of troubles and worries these days, worries and problems that just seem to come out of nowhere.
Fund-raising run
06:37 p.m., July 20, 2010 Updated 05:17 p.m.
Small Town Big Cause, a 5K run/walk benefiting the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Endowment Association, is almost here.
State’s opera house history to be discussed
July 20, 2010
The Tonganoxie Community Historical Society and the Tonganoxie Public Library will play host to Kansas Opera Houses and Community Events, a presentation and discussion by Jane Rhoads at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Tonganoxie Community Historical Society, 201 W. Washington St.
Free produce available
July 20, 2010
Free produce is available for families trying to make ends meet.
Local church offering school supply assistence
July 20, 2010
Cornerstone Family Worship is again offering school supply assistance for youths kindergarten through 12th grade.
County sells fair building
July 20, 2010
Leavenworth County no longer owns a share of a building at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds in Tonganoxie.
Candidates to serve breakfast Saturday
July 20, 2010
The Red, White and Biscuit Breakfast is expected to bring several Republican candidates to Tonganoxie, including both candidates in the heated race for Sam Brownback’s senate seat
County near end of 2011 budget discussions
July 20, 2010
The Leavenworth County Commission is closing in on a 2011 budget that would create a county codes court while raising the property tax levy by 1.17 mills.
5 questions: Beat the heat
July 20, 2010
How to combat rising summer temperatures
Tonganoxie City Council scales back proposed mill levy increase
July 20, 2010
$50,000 from property sale to be put in general fund
The Bachelor” to scout for talent in Shawnee
July 20, 2010
“The Bachelor” is coming to Shawnee to scout for eligible men and women age 21 or older to appear on the show’s Season 15.
One girl’s determination
July 20, 2010
Rural Tonganoxie 3-year-old continues strong recovery from barn gate accident
Flash flood warning issued for area
July 20, 2010
A midsummer storm rolling through the area could cause problems at the evening rush hour.
Spin move: Schaffer does 180, signs with KWU
July 20, 2010
This past spring, Keaton Schaffer was mulling over his college choices, trying to determine the location where he would continue his basketball career.
Commuter forecast for July 20, 2010
July 20, 2010
It’s going to be another warm day with temperatures reaching the mid-90s by this afternoon. Gusting winds will accompany a possibility for storms later in the day.
WWII-era munitions safely detonated
July 20, 2010
Russ Owens, owner of Owens Contracting in Bonner Springs, has seen a lot of strange things in his line of work, but what he found Sunday was the strangest.