Archive for Tuesday, January 4, 2011

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THS wrestlers nearly done with break
January 4, 2011
The holidays are over, and for the Tonganoxie High wrestling team, that means the end of a pretty nice break in the schedule.
Braves duo leads charge in defeat of THS boys
January 4, 2011
Fueled by big nights from a couple of Braves who were due for a scoring outburst, the Bonner Springs High boys basketball team held off visiting Tonganoxie on Tuesday, 75-66.
BSHS girls cash in at line, knock off Tonganoxie
January 4, 2011
Led by 30 made free throws, the Braves handled Kaw Valley League foe Tonganoxie at home on Tuesday night, winning 59-45.
Commission to cull list of 60 hopefuls for county administrator
January 4, 2011
One of the first tasks to tackle for the new Leavenworth County Commission will be the hiring of a new county administrator, and much of the hiring process will take place behind closed doors.
Sharing blessing
Volunteers, donations make Good Shepherd work
January 4, 2011
Monday was a day of transition at the Good Shepherd Thrift Store as the Christmas display on the thrift shop’s floor was being transformed to a winter coast display.
Suburban Water to pitch water service to new industrial park
January 4, 2011
The Tonganoxie City Council has a busy week ahead with Monday’s regular meeting followed with two special meetings concerning the Leavenworth County Road 1 industrial park.
Teens injured in early morning accident
January 4, 2011
Six Tonganoxie teenagers were injured in a one-vehicle accident northwest of Tonganoxie this past week.
Winds of Freedom band to make return later this month to Tonganoxie venue
January 4, 2011
The United States Air Force Heartland of America Band’s Winds of Freedom is making a return to Tonganoxie.
Filing deadline for local candidates is Jan. 25
January 4, 2011
The candidate filing deadline for Tonganoxie School Board and Tonganoxie City Council is noon Friday, Jan. 25.
Opinion: A new journey
January 4, 2011
Kansas is a great place. In Kansas, we know our neighbors and look after them.
Local teen reports of journey to Costa Rica
January 4, 2011
Editor’s note: This is first-person account from Hannah Davidson, a senior in the Kolbe Academy homeschool program and 4-H member who traveled this past summer to Orotino, Cost Rica.
Remember When: A Community Review
January 4, 2011
Jill Ferguson, Tonganoxie, again has been awarded a scholarship from the music department at Kansas City Kansas Community College.
Jarbalo Jottings
January 4, 2011
Visitors at the home of Bid Sheppard on Thursday were Mike Jeannin and Thamar Barnett.
McLouth Happenings
January 4, 2011
The McLouth Friendship Club (for folks 50 and older) met Dec. 20 with Alfreda Ryan as hostess.
Springdale News
January 4, 2011
On Christmas, Evelyn Schwinn was at the home of Dean and Becky Wolfe for their dinner and visiting. The children enjoyed a gift exchange.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
January 4, 2011
This little jewel is from Rev. Mark Goldasich at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Neighbor: Sandy Walbridge
January 4, 2011
This week’s neighbor is Sandy Walbridge, the family and consumer sciences teacher at McLouth.
Reno Bobwhites 4-H Club report
January 4, 2011
The regular meeting of the Reno Bobwhites came to order at 7:40 on Dec. 16. Roll call was answered by when you get out of school for winter break.
K-State’s Master Food Volunteer training starts in February
January 4, 2011
If you enjoy food, love to cook, are interested in nutrition, and want to “master” your culinary skills while enhancing the nutritional status of your community, then the Master Food Volunteer Program is for you.
Chieftains’ substitutes try to make an impact when called upon
Lean, Williams, Yates lead THS bench players
January 4, 2011
Their names are Ben Williams, Colby Yates and John Lean, and they are the first players off the bench for the Tonganoxie High boys basketball team.
Running the point
Tonganoxie girls rely on PGs Kemp, Walker
January 4, 2011
On the hardwood, coaches scrutinize over one position more than any other. A point guard can dictate how the rest of the team plays and whether the night will end with a win or a loss.