Archive for Wednesday, April 13, 2011

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Health advisory issued near Basehor
April 13, 2011
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is issuing a health advisory to residents living near Hog Creek due to a discharge from a dairy waste retention structure near 158 Street and Kansas Avenue near Basehor, Kansas in Leavenworth County.
City of Lawrence settles with Tonganoxie family over 2009 dental procedure
April 13, 2011
The city of Lawrence has agreed to pay the family of a 21-year-old Tonganoxie High School graduate $50,000 as part of a settlement for brain damage he suffered during a 2009 dental procedure.
Linwood man hospitalized after dirtbike accident
April 13, 2011
A Linwood man was taken to a hospital for treatment of broken bones after a dirtbike accident Tuesday.
Fosdick clutch in Chieftains’ 8-7 win
Senior’s 5-RBI night culminates with winning single
April 13, 2011
Just a couple of weeks ago, Dylan Fosdick might have been the least likely hitter on the Tonganoxie High baseball team to come up with a clutch hit.
Tonganoxie soccer earns first victory
Chieftains shut out Ward, 6-0
April 13, 2011
After six straight losses to open the season, the Tonganoxie High girls soccer team finally broke through with a big second half and a victory Tuesday.
THS softball gets 1 win in high-scoring twinbill
April 13, 2011
After suffering a 10-9, eight-inning loss in Game 1, the Chieftains survived an 18-16 slug fest in Game 2 that also went eight innings.
Tax day looms: Still time for procrastinators to hit deadline
April 13, 2011
Michael Devine, a spokesman for the Internal Revenue Service, answers questions about filing federal income taxes.
Economic climate to blame for closing
April 13, 2011
Continuing economic troubles, particularly in the construction industry, have claimed a longtime Tonganoxie business.
Divine equine
Horse work helps Gee win FFA award
April 13, 2011
When Hannah Gee found out that she had won at the district level for the Kansas FFA Equine Science Award, there was only one thing to do: a happy dance.