Archive for Tuesday, December 6, 2011

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Screening of film about endurance race to include forum with top local runners
December 6, 2011
The Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run is the oldest and most prestigious 100-mile race in the world, and a documentary film about the 2010 race — Unbreakable: The Western States 100 — is coming to DVD on Dec. 20.
Humane Society schedules spay/neuter dates
December 6, 2011
Lansing will be the site of the Leavenworth County Humane Society’s next low-cost spay/neuter transport pickup, Dec. 15 and 16.
Comment: Tree-house heaven
December 6, 2011
Harken back to the days when you were a kid. Being outside was fun. Heck, it was everything and more often than not messy.
Man arrested for allegedly threatening THS principal
December 6, 2011
51-year-old rural Tonganoxie man was arrested Monday following an incident in which he allegedly threatened Tonganoxie High School Principal Jamie Carlisle at the schoo
Rec Commission seeks input through survey
December 6, 2011
The Tonganoxie Recreation Commission wants to hear from the community.
Kansas Supreme Court hears Downtown Bar and Grill case
December 6, 2011
Kevin Haislip is about to get his day in court.
Wreath ceremony to honor deceased veterans
December 6, 2011
The public is invited to a Wreaths Across America ceremony this weekend at Leavenworth National Cemetery, where more than 800 wreaths will be placed on the headstones of service members.
Genesis Academy musical scheduled for Dec. 15
December 6, 2011
The time and date of the Genesis Christian Academy Music Department Christmas musical “The Tale of the Drowsy Shepherd” has been changed to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15, at the school, 204 Washington St.
Council nearing decision on city administrator search firm
December 6, 2011
The Tonganoxie City Council appears ready to select a firm next week to guide its search for a new city administrator.
Blood drive in Leavenworth set for Dec. 13
December 6, 2011
Community Blood Center will have a blood drive next week in Leavenworth.
No. 2 BLHS boys too much for Chieftains at home
December 6, 2011
Tonganoxie was able to hang with archrival Basehor-Linwood for part of the first half Friday in its season opener, but a 14-1 Bobcat run before halftime was tough to overcome.
Rivalry game
Chieftains fight back, but lose to Bobcats in opener
December 6, 2011
It’s never an easy game when the Tonganoxie High girls play Basehor-Linwood in basketball, and Friday’s meeting at THS was no different.
Chieftain wrestlers open season with team title
December 6, 2011
To say the Tonganoxie High wrestling team got off to a great start could be an understatement
McLouth Happenings
December 6, 2011
Christmas music will be featured at McLouth United Methodist Church on Sunday, Dec. 11. The choir will sing at 11 a.m. At 5 p.m., enjoy their Christmas Program.
Springdale News
December 6, 2011
Evelyn Schwinn enjoyed lunch on Sunday, Nov. 27, in Leavenworth with the Ray Cole family for Jeanette’s 40th Birthday.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
December 6, 2011
Back to those “living history” days I mentioned last week: I was often asked if I had made my family’s own soap. I had not. However, many people did. They called it lye-soap. I had an opportunity, though, as my sister-in-law, after I married, always made their soap, and of course I watched.
Jarbalo Jottings
December 6, 2011
Pat and Michele Jeannin took grandmother Carmen Johnson and grandmother Frances Jeannin on Friday to Grinnell, Iowa, to see Ashley Jeannin play a couple of basketball games at Grinnell College, which she attends. Frances Jeannin also went Nov. 26 to Park College to see Ashley play basketball.
Port Authority to pay for gas line to future industrial park
December 6, 2011
If Tonganoxie forges ahead in developing a 40-acre corner of its city-owned industrial park, it can expect a helping hand from the Leavenworth County Port Authority.
Remember When: A Community Review of Tonganoxie
December 6, 2011
Deaths: Graveside services took place Nov. 21, 2001, for Faye Marks Thomas, age 90; Walter Lemuel Wiley, 87, died Nov. 19, 2001, in Tonganoxie.