Archive for Tuesday, April 12, 2011

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THS track teams finish in top 3 at Basehor
April 12, 2011
Things were going so well for the Tonganoxie High boys track team’s pole vaulters Friday at the Bobcat Relays that Jake Willis might have been a little distracted.
Chieftains rally for 8-7 ‘W’ over Lansing
Fosdick drives in 5 for THS
April 12, 2011
With the bases loaded and his baseball team down a run with two outs in the bottom of the seventh Tuesday night, Tonganoxie High senior Dylan Fosdick slapped a game-winning single to right field.
City’s Easter Egg Hunt to take place this weekend
April 12, 2011
The Tonganoxie Recreation Commission’s annual Easter Egg Hunt will start at 3 p.m. Saturday in Chieftain Park.
Junior Leaders 4-H group garage sale set for Sunday
April 12, 2011
The Leavenworth County Junior Leaders 4-H group will be having a multi-family garage sale from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds in the brown building.
Attorneys to don blue jeans to benefit March of Dimes
April 12, 2011
Attorneys in Leavenworth County District Court will be wearing blue jeans with their professional attire during the week of April 25 as part of Blue Jeans for Babies.
Bond opposition ready for revised plan
April 12, 2011
The Tonganoxie USD 464 bond issue was soundly defeated this past week, but an opponent is ready to get to work on a new plan.
Heskett promoted to Tonganoxie city supervisor
April 12, 2011
The city of Tonganoxie is promoting one longtime city employee to a supervisory position while ending a longstanding relationship for a city service.
Council schedules special meeting on cleanup day, nuisance ordinance
April 12, 2011
The Tonganoxie City Council scheduled a work session for 6 p.m. Tuesday to discuss a citywide cleanup day and steps the city should take to identify violations of its nuisance code and enforcement of the ordinance.
Letters to the editor: Community must work together in preparing for next bond issue; LAWS applauded for pet spay/neuter coupons
April 12, 2011
I would like to thank the residents who took the time to vote on April 5.
Kobach: Voter information
April 12, 2011
Recently there has been a growing demand by the public for the ability to conduct business with the government online.
Springdale News
April 12, 2011
A group of women gathered April 2 to celebrate the recent birthdays of JoAnn Monroe and Barbara Schmidt.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
April 12, 2011
Having recently recovered from a severe case of shingles, which are brought on by stress, I would like to share with you some words written by an old friend of mine, Helene Morrow.
Remember When: A Community Review
April 12, 2011
Music students at Tonganoxie Junior High School and High School kick off a fund raising today.
McLouth Happenings
April 12, 2011
Wear your red, white and blue and wave your flags.
Jarbalo Jottings
April 12, 2011
Three ladies whose birthdays are close together met at Peacock Café in Leavenworth on April 6 to eat and celebrate. They are Mary Watson Hinds, Joyce Terry and Helen Lohman.
Kansas Court of Appeals having sessions in Leavenworth for first time since 2000
April 12, 2011
A three-judge panel of the Kansas Court of Appeals is having court sessions this week at the Leavenworth County Courthouse, during which it will hear oral arguments in 11 appeals from Leavenworth, Johnson and Wyandotte counties.
Public comment April 21
April 12, 2011
The Leavenworth County Commission’s next quarterly public comment meeting will take place next week in Tonganoxie. The meeting will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 21, at the Tonganoxie VFW Post 9271, 910 E. First St.
Meet and greet Saturday
April 12, 2011
The Tonganoxie Public Library is having its annual government official “Meet and Greet” from 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday in the Library Community Room.
Story time and gardening
April 12, 2011
Tonganoxie Public Library will combine story time with gardening from 11 a.m.-noon Saturday at the library, 303 Bury St. For more information, call the library at (913) 845-3281.
McLouth baseball reaches .500 mark
April 12, 2011
With its first sweep of the season Monday, McLouth High’s baseball team improved its record to .500.
Chieftains soccer finally scores in 7-2 home loss
April 12, 2011
Tonganoxie High’s girls soccer team lost its sixth straight match Monday at home against Piper, but finally got on the scoreboard for the first time this season in a 7-2 setback.
Tonganoxie baseball gets much-needed road wins vs. Turner
April 12, 2011
If there ever was a must-win doubleheader for the Tonganoxie High baseball team, it came Monday at Turner, in Kansas City, Kan.
New Linwood mayor elected on write-in votes
April 12, 2011
Keith Schelert will be the next mayor of Linwood after receiving 19 write-in votes in last week’s city election.
THS golf 6 strokes behind Hayden at Lansing
April 12, 2011
Tonganoxie High’s golf team ran into one of the top squads in Class 4A Monday at the Lansing Invitational and held its own.
American Red Cross golf tourney scheduled for May 13
April 12, 2011
The Par for the Cross golf tournament benefiting the American Red Cross is scheduled for Friday, May 13, at Dub’s Dread Golf Club in Kansas City, Kan.