Archive for Tuesday, June 29, 2010

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Looking for a point
THS boys struggle without lead guard
June 29, 2010
Every week in June, the Tonganoxie High boys basketball team traveled to Kansas City, Mo., to play in a summer league at Rockhurst University.
Kroll returns to coach THS soccer
June 29, 2010
For 10 of the past 13 months, Brian Kroll resided in Aurora, Colo., with his family. But his heart and head were elsewhere.
Volleyball camp visitors help Chieftains reach ‘higher level’
June 29, 2010
During the four three-hour sessions that comprised Tonganoxie High volleyball camp this past week, none was more eye-opening than Day 3, when the Chieftains witnessed another level of play — high and hard, above the net.
Run/walk fundraiser coming
June 29, 2010
Small Town Big Cause, a 5K run/walk benefiting the Lawrence Memorial Hospital Endowment Association, will start at 6:30 a.m. Saturday, July 24 with registration at Family Medicine of Tonganoxie, 410 Woodfield in Tonganoxie.
Leavenworth County commissioner shares reform memos for discussion
June 29, 2010
A “discussion item” to fundamentally reform Leavenworth County government will apparently go no further than an initial discussion.
Celebrate safely
June 29, 2010
Tips for shooting fireworks this weekend in Tonganoxie
Dog show coming to Leavenworth County Fairgrounds
June 29, 2010
Event July 24 and 25
Leavenworth County Fishing Derby is July 10
Leavenworth County Fishing Derby is July 10
June 29, 2010
Event open to children 3 to 15
Tonganoxie grad name to U. of Pittsburgh honor society
June 29, 2010
Thomas Dohle Jr. has accepted membership into the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.
McLouth fireworks show on Fourth
June 29, 2010
Show starts at about 9:30 p.m.
Book signing Saturday at Tonganoxie Library
June 29, 2010
Christine DeArmond and others at Bits-N-Pieces Quilt Shop in Eudora have authored four books on various aspects of quilting.
Tonganoxie PEO members attend state convention
June 29, 2010
Nancy Pearce, delegate, and Donna Higbee, president of Tonganoxie AT Chapter of PEO, were among more than 260 delegates who attended the 108th annual convention of Kansas State Chapter of the PEO Sisterhood on June 11-13 in Wichita.
Biker Bash helps raise more than $2,000
June 29, 2010
Bikes, bikinis, beer and a full moon — talk about a no-downside Saturday night. They were all part of a good cause at Helen’s Hilltop bar Saturday near Tonganoxie.
Proposed city of Tonganoxie 2011 budget present difficult decisons
June 29, 2010
Budget includes requested 4 mill increase
Jarbalo Jottings
June 29, 2010
Joyce Simmons of Seymour, Mo., visited Bid Sheppard on Sunday.
McLouth happenings
June 29, 2010
On Father’s Day, Bob Ryan was honored with a barbecue riblet dinner at his home, cooked by his daughter, Susan, and her husband, Derek Ong, of Ozawkie. Others enjoying the dinner were Bob’s wife, Alfreda; Viola Edmonds, McLouth; granddaughter, Shanna, with Justin, Jacie and Scott, of Lawrence.
Leavenworth County Commission reconfirms decision on radios
June 29, 2010
Commissioners say county has done enough
States new sales tax takes effect Friday in Tonganoxie and Kansas
June 29, 2010
It will cost more to shop in Kansas starting Friday when stores begin collecting the state’s new 1 cent sales tax.
Bar fight
June 29, 2010
Tonganoxie club owner leading fight against new smoking law
Springdale News
June 29, 2010
John and Mary Lou Tullis of McLouth celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary as guests of honor at a June 19 reception at Tullis Lake hosted by their children and their spouses, Linda and Dale Duncan, McLouth; Peggy and Gary Heim, Leavenworth; Sylvia and Dennie Steffen, Leavenworth; and Mike and Debbie Tullis, McLouth. The couple have 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Mary Lou Farrell and John Tullis were married June 21, 1950.
Commuter forecast for June 29, 2010
June 29, 2010
The temperatures will be comfortable as you make your way into work this Tuesday morning. Routine road work should only present minor delays.