Archive for Thursday, October 7, 2010

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Tonganoxie soccer looks ‘lost’ in 8-1 defeat
October 7, 2010
Disarray ruled the day when the Tonganoxie High boys soccer team took on visiting Bishop Ward on Thursday.
Flags to fly at half-staff to honor Kansas soldier killed in Afghanistan
October 7, 2010
Gov. Mark Parkinson has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff from sunup to sundown on Friday, Oct. 8, throughout Kansas in honor of Sgt. Justin Officer of Wichita.
Warriors lose football games against Piper
October 7, 2010
For the first time this season, both Tonganoxie Middle School teams lost this week.
Leavenworth native in charge of law enforcement at Incirlik air base
October 7, 2010
Air Force Senior Airman Megan L. Bedard, daughter of John and Kelli Denney of Leavenworth, is assigned to the 39th Security Forces Squadron, 39th Air Base Wing.
McLouth High celebrating homecoming week with movie theme
October 7, 2010
A big tub of popcorn and a soft drink might be appropriate accessories this week at McLouth High School.
Linwood library to close tonight in preparation for move to K-32
October 7, 2010
The Linwood Community Library is expected to move into its new digs soon.
THS to stage ‘Leaving Iowa’ this week
October 7, 2010
“Leaving Iowa” focuses on a family of four on cross-country road trips.
Letters to the editor: Public should determine judges; Judges should remain appointed
October 7, 2010
It was my privilege to work with 18 people in Atchison and Leavenworth counties in a grass roots effort across party lines to gather and have validated signatures on a Petition so the people in District Court No. 1 can exercise their right to choose the system (appoint or elect) by which our judges are seated on the bench. The issue will be on the general election ballot.
Stranger Township Fire Department open house is Saturday
October 7, 2010
The Stranger Township Fire Department will have an open house and recruiting drive from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the fire station, 19503 State Ave.
Residents saddled with more costs for chip-seal road
October 7, 2010
Residents of two rural subdivisions southwest of Basehor will pay about $10,000 more than original Leavenworth County estimates for street improvements made earlier this month.
City to play host to fall festival
October 7, 2010
The city of Lansing’s fifth annual “Autumn in the Grove” fall festival will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9.