Archive for Wednesday, June 22, 2011

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Family helps transform Trinity Lutheran Church for Bible school
June 22, 2011
When the children entered the sanctuary at Trinity Lutheran Church earlier this month, they could tell it was something different than another day at church.
Free sports safety clinic offered
June 22, 2011
Safe Kids Johnson County will play host to a free sports safety clinic from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, at KU Med West, 7405 Renner Road.
Mass Street Mile run scheduled for July 3
June 22, 2011
The second annual Mass Street Mile will take place at 9 a.m. Sunday, July 3, in downtown Lawrence.
Cool Savings: Expert offers tips on air conditioning
June 22, 2011
Bruce Snead, K-State Research and Extension residential energy specialist, answers questions about holding down cooling costs this summer.
USD 464 board still undecided on interim superintendent
June 22, 2011
The candidates have been interviewed, but who exactly will be the next superintendent for Tonganoxie USD 464 still is undecided.
Chainsaw carver gets eyeful of destruction on Joplin trip
June 22, 2011
Russ Ehart Sr. had difficulty staying on task during his recent trip to Joplin, Mo.
City sees slight increase in 2012 assessed valuation
June 22, 2011
In what has been rare since the start of the recession in 2008, the city of Tonganoxie received good budget news in recent weeks.
Spinning away troubles in Tonganoxie
Spinner finds ancient craft provides good therapy
June 22, 2011
As Pam Jones treads on the treadle, her spinning wheel comes to life with wheels, bobbin and an intricately carved U-shaped piece of wood spinning with the busy precision of a Swiss watch. All that activity and the task of feeding raw wool through a spindle is soothing for Jones, who has battled depression over the years.