Archive for Monday, January 31, 2011

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THS hoops vs. Bobcats postponed until Saturday
Chieftains will play 5 times in 8 days
January 31, 2011
With classes canceled Tuesday at Tonganoxie High, the girls and boys basketball games scheduled for Tuesday night have been called off, as well.
Tonganoxie, Genesis Christian Academy, McLouth cancel Tuesday classes
January 31, 2011
Inclement weather has forced the cancellation of Tuesday classes for Tonganoxie and McLouth schools, as well as Genesis Christian Academy.
Schools across area cancel classes
08:43 p.m., January 31, 2011 Updated 06:40 a.m.
The prospect of blizzardlike conditions is causing cancellation of schools across the area.
Weather forces closure of Fort Leavenworth
January 31, 2011
The U.S. Army installation Fort Leavenworth will be closed Tuesday with only emergency personnel working. Grant Gate, the main gate will be open but offices and normal operations will not be.
Officials prepare for forecast blizzard
January 31, 2011
Tonganoxie, county officials expect storm to qualify as federal emergency
Winter storm warning gives way to blizzard warning
03:00 p.m., January 31, 2011 Updated 06:12 a.m.
The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning for Kansas City area, saying the expected snowstorm could cripple the region.
McLouth school board hires Hiawatha administrator to be next superintendent
January 31, 2011
The McLouth school district has hired a Hiawatha administrator to be its next superintendent.
Inclement weather forces cancellation of special school board, city council meetings
January 31, 2011
Weather has postponed special Tonganoxie school board and city council meetings scheduled for Monday night.
Humane Society meeting moved to Feb. 8
January 31, 2011
Because of the weather forecasted for this week, the Leavenworth County Humane Society has postponed its annual meeting until 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8, at Basehor Community Library, 1400 158th St.
Wrestling club has another successful weekend
January 31, 2011
The Tonganoxie Kids Wrestling Club had wrestlers competing at two events this past weekend.
Leavenworth County Commission agenda: week of Jan. 31
January 31, 2011
The Leavenworth County Commission meets regularly at 9 a.m. every Monday and Thursday at the Leavenworth County Courthouse, 300 Walnut St. in Leavenworth.