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FEMA amends winter disaster list to include Leavenworth County
May 5, 2010
Leavenworth County will be eligible for disaster funds to help with costs from last winter’s storms, after all.
Census going door-to-door
May 5, 2010
The U.S. Census Bureau has begun its door-to-door follow-up count with the households that have not responded to the 2010 Census.
THS grad Pratt signs with Troy
Catcher hit .504 as Scotties soph
May 5, 2010
Highland Community College softball catcher Melissa Pratt, a 2008 Tonganoxie High graduate, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for Troy University in Troy, Ala.
TMS girls track results
Donnelly, Whitledge set school records
May 5, 2010
At their most recent meet, Monday at the Eudora Relays, the Tonganoxie Middle School girls track teams both finished fourth.
2000 Lansing High graduate set to walk down hill at KU in first class of Wounded Warriors program
May 5, 2010
When his Humvee rolled over an improvised explosive device in Baqubah, Iraq, Capt. Gates Brown wasn’t sure at first how badly he was injured. When he was recovering, he wasn’t sure what his future would hold. When he enrolled at the University of Kansas, he was sure of one thing: he had a future.
Sampler success
Festival attracts record crowd to area
May 5, 2010
Rain and small hail that moved Sunday through Leavenworth didn’t seem to dampen the overall spirit of the Kansas Sampler Festival’s debut in Leavenworth County.
Commuter forecast for May 5, 2010
May 5, 2010
It’ll be another dry morning with the sun shining through a few scattered clouds. There aren’t any major traffic delays getting in the way of your morning commute.
Letter: Local community leaves footprint on heart of military family
May 5, 2010
I am a lieutenant colonel in the German Army, and in 2008, I got my orders to attend the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College in Fort Leavenworth. Leaving families and friends for two years is already hard, but moving to another country without speaking the language very well makes a huge difference. Now, two years later, it is time for us to say goodbye. In May, I am going to graduate and we will go back to Germany.