Archive for Wednesday, March 17, 2010

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Tonganoxie police calls, March 11-14, 2010
March 17, 2010
Tonganoxie police calls, March 11-14, 2010
Commuter Forecast for March 17, 2010
March 17, 2010
The Wednesday morning commute could involve damp roads due to some drizzle, but no major hazards.
Kansas University athletes encourage students to read
March 17, 2010
A handful of Jayhawks recently flocked to Tonganoxie Elementary School to urge students to read.
District recognized for energy strides
March 17, 2010
In 2009, the Tonganoxie School District was awarded the Governor’s Energy Achievement Recognition Award.
On the record
March 17, 2010
Tonganoxie City Fire Department
Career fair focuses on military veterans
March 17, 2010
On April 7, Kansas City-area employers can meet, interview and recruit dedicated, skilled and dependable workers.
Job creation, retention center of LCDC discussion
March 17, 2010
Job creation and retention was again a hot topic at the Leavenworth County Development Corporation’s monthly board meeting.
Jarbolo Jottings
March 17, 2010
Thanks to everyone who helped make the pancake supper at Jarbalo United Methodist Church a success Friday.
Commission approves of Theno Estates annexation
March 17, 2010
Three properties in the Theno Estates subdivision are one step closer to becoming part of Basehor.
McClouth Happenings
March 17, 2010
Louise Gilbert celebrated her 96th birthday (March 5) on March 7 at the home of her daughter, Kathleen McConnell.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
March 17, 2010
This from Mary Patty (my sis), the poet.
Springdale news
March 17, 2010
On Monday afternoon, March 1, Orie Nelson suffered a heart attack while splitting wood.
Electric cooperative plans open meeting in McLouth
March 17, 2010
Leavenworth Jefferson Electric Cooperative is conducting an open board meeting starting at 5 p.m. Tuesday at the McLouth High School theater auditorium.
Horse club need sponsors; meeting scheduled today
March 17, 2010
The Leavenworth County Horse Club met on Feb. 17.
Photographer to present Civil War picture techniques
March 17, 2010
Lesia Winters, a photographer for 30 years, will be giving a presentation on the five types of photography used during the Civil War at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Tonganoxie Community Historical Society, 201 W. Washington St.
Weekend legislative update taking place at VFW hall
March 17, 2010
Tonganoxie VFW Post 9271 will play host to a legislative update session from 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday at the post home, 901 E. First St.
Five Questions: Rough roads
March 17, 2010
Butch Rodgers, Tonganoxie city superintendent, fields questions about how winter weather has affected Tonganoxie city streets.
THS senior Jefferies among LJW academic all-stars
March 17, 2010
Much like the standout students chosen before them, these high school seniors’ successes are not confined to the classroom.
Man arrested for battery, carjacking
March 17, 2010
A man was arrested early March 6 east of Lawrence after allegedly battering multiple people and attempting a carjacking in Leavenworth County before fleeing on foot into Douglas County.
Parade entry winners from St. Pat’s announced
March 17, 2010
Winners were announced for this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade that took place Saturday in downtown Tonganoxie.
Leavenworth church music director receives 150 months in prison for mail fraud, arson
March 17, 2010
A former church music director has been sentenced to 150 months in federal prison for setting fire to the Sunflower Missionary Baptist Church in Leavenworth, U.S. Attorney Lanny Welch said Wednesday, March 10.
Pastor’s Corner
March 17, 2010
Have you ever had an “Awe” moment?
Christian church offering health screenings March 25
March 17, 2010
Tonganoxie Christian Church will be playing host to Life Line Screening on Thursday, March 25.
County seeks applicants for township position
March 17, 2010
The Board of County Commissioners of Leavenworth County will be considering applications to fill the vacancy of the unexpired term of clerk of the Reno Township Board.
Doing the monster mash
Rural Tonganoxie couple prepares for big-truck event in new Wichita arena
March 17, 2010
Jimmy and Dawn Creten have been all over the globe competing in monster truck events. On Friday and Saturday, the rural Tonganoxie couple will be much closer to home.
Working toward deadline
March 17, 2010
The Kansas Legislature is working toward its next major deadline.
Project Grad basketball tourney is April 3
March 17, 2010
Project Grad will have a 4-on-4 basketball tournament Saturday, April 3, in the Tonganoxie High School east gymnasium.
Remember When
March 17, 2010
A look back through the years.