Archive for Thursday, November 4, 2010

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Card shower for Kimberlin’s 95 birthday
November 4, 2010
The family of Hubert Kimberlin, McLouth, is honoring him with a card shower for his 95th birthday, which is Wednesday, Nov. 10.
Extra work maintains team tradition
November 4, 2010
Tre Hesselman learned his freshman year that expectations were part of being on the Tonganoxie High School debate team.
FCCLA groups to provide mentoring program Nov. 13
November 4, 2010
The Family Career and Community Leaders of America chapters at both Tonganoxie middle and high schools will be leading a mentoring program for kindergarten through fifth-graders on subjects such as communication, healthy mind and body, community service and self-defense from 2-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13 at Tonganoxie Middle School.
Tonganoxie High School student injured in K-32 accident
01:16 p.m., November 4, 2010 Updated 11:31 a.m.
A Tonganoxie High School student was injured in a two-vehicle accident about 3:45 p.m. Wednesday on Kansas Highway 32 about 6 miles west of Linwood.
McLouth Threshing Bee having Texas Hold ‘em tournament Saturday
November 4, 2010
The McLouth Threshing Bee is having a Texas Hold ’Em Tournament starting at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Threshing Bee grounds.
Tonganoxie High School Student Council sponsoring blood drive Nov. 12
November 4, 2010
The Tonganoxie High School Student Council will sponsor a blood drive from 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 12.
USD 464 ‘proactive’ in bond planning
November 4, 2010
Lessons learned in Tonganoxie USD 464’s last successful bond issue are being applied as the district starts the design phase for a bond referendum expected to be put before voters in five months.
First Thursday tonight in downtown Tonganoxie
November 4, 2010
This month’s First Thursday event will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday in the 600 block of Fourth Street in downtown Tonganoxie.
Neighbor: Zila Welsh
November 4, 2010
This week’s neighbor is Zila Welsh
Topekan sentenced after 7th DUI conviction
November 4, 2010
A 27-year-old Topeka man was sentenced to the maximum one year in jail following his seventh DUI offense.
Leavenworth Veterans Day parade set for 10:30 a.m.
November 4, 2010
This year’s Leavenworth Veterans Day parade will take place at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 11 in downtown Leavenworth.
Lansing entrepreneur fair open to business owners
November 4, 2010
An entrepreneurship fair will be available next week for entrepreneurs and small business owners to branch out and share their ideas.
Victory Junction spreading word about future KC camp
November 4, 2010
Kansas City, Kan., will be the second site in the country for a camp for chronically ill children that’s supported by one of NASCAR’s most famous families. But few people know about it yet.
4-H aims to prevent tobacco use
November 4, 2010
Did you know that 16.9 percent of Kansas high school students smoke?
County commission ready to discuss administrator job post-election
November 4, 2010
The Leavenworth County Commission last week again pushed back a decision on what to do about the county government’s top appointed position, this time to allow for the input of the new commissioner-to-be.