Archive for Tuesday, October 19, 2010

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Interstate race awaits senior Hauk
Rachford runs to top-10 finish
October 19, 2010
When Tonganoxie High senior Alex Hauk hit the cross country trails Thursday at Wyandotte County Park, she was a bit flurried with her mind preoccupied.
Chieftains surrender 21-point lead at Perry
October 19, 2010
A glimmer of promise morphed into gloom for the Tonganoxie High football team on Friday. The Chieftains couldn’t hold on to a two-score halftime lead in their district opener and lost, 55-35, at Perry-Lecompton.
Middle school PTO offering bingo, chili at fundraiser
October 19, 2010
The Tonganoxie Middle School PTO is having a Chili and Bingo Night fundraiser beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday at the middle school.
Candidates invited to VFW
October 19, 2010
A Meet the Candidates forum will start at 9 a.m. Saturday at the VFW Post Home in Tonganoxie.
County commission may axe administrator job
October 19, 2010
After Heather Morgan leaves the Leavenworth County government at the end of this week, she may go in the books not only as the county’s first administrator, but also as its last one.
Letters to the editor: Let citizens vote on judges; Animal ordinance makes sense
October 19, 2010
Letters to the editor
Opinion: Don’t blame farmers
October 19, 2010
File this under the category of the lamest excuse to come along in my lifetime.
Tonganoxie volleyball overpowers Bonner Springs
October 19, 2010
A fired-up, focused Tonganoxie volleyball team spoiled Bonner Springs’ Senior Night on Tuesday evening at the Bonner Springs District P.E. Center.
Spooktacular will be Oct. 29 in Tonganoxie
October 19, 2010
The annual Spooktacular event this year will run from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29.
Appiontment, election of district judges debated
October 19, 2010
The debate of whether to continue to appoint district judges or have them elected by voters went back and forth Monday at the Riverfront Community Center.
Golf tourney to raise funds for Project Graduation
October 19, 2010
The 14th annual Tonganoxie Project Graduation Golf Tournament will start with registration at 7 a.m. Saturday at Village Green Golf Course, Ozawkie.
Beatty Field going pink for breast cancer awareness
October 19, 2010
Tonganoxie and Basehor-Linwood fans will be going pink at Friday’s football game in Tonganoxie.
Satellite voting opportunities Monday, Tuesday for residents
October 19, 2010
Leavenworth County will make advance satellite voting available in Tonganoxie and Basehor next week.
Deadline for photo hunt is Saturday at public library
October 19, 2010
A few days are left for Tonganoxie Public Library’s Fourth Street Photo Scavenger Hunt. Library staff snapped 24 close-up photographs on and near Fourth Street, and residents have the chance to identify the photos for a contest.
Title shot snatched away
Chieftains not themselves in KVL semifinal loss
October 19, 2010
If the Tonganoxie High volleyball team was starring in a film about its afternoon at the Kaw Valley League Tournament on Saturday, it would be titled “Invasion of the Body Snatchers.”