Archive for Tuesday, November 1, 2011

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Atchison explosion claims THS graduate
November 1, 2011
Ali George and her boyfriend, Dylan Young, hung out often with Tonganoxie High School classmate Chad Roberts and his fiancee, Alicia Cobleigh.
Making calls for the wild
November 1, 2011
Although he won’t be wearing anything as conspicuous as a black-and-white striped shirt, the local game warden says his job equates to that of a referee or umpire.
Mayor wants plan before requesting KDOT lower highway speed limit
November 1, 2011
The city of Tonganoxie will develop a plan before once again requesting the state reduce speed limits on U.S. Highway 24-40 on the eastern entrance to the city.
Loughry named finalist for administrator job in Platte City, Mo.
November 1, 2011
About six weeks after his surprise firing from the city of Basehor, former city administrator Mark Loughry is a finalist for the same position in Platte City, Mo.
Bulldogs end year with loss to storied program
November 1, 2011
McLouth High coach Chris Stewart preached to his team that it had to separate Silver Lake’s storied past from the present.
Redemption realized
November 1, 2011
Head coach Brian Kroll’s shoulders are feeling lighter since clinching the Class 4-1A Regional Championship Thursday.
Chieftain runners take seventh at state meet
November 1, 2011
The Tonganoxie boys cross country team built on the experience of a state appearance a year ago to improve at this year’s Class 4A State Cross Country meet Saturday in Wamego.
Chieftains shut out by Jeff West in final game
November 1, 2011
The Tonganoxie and Jeff West High School football teams both entered the final game of the regular season looking to snap losing streaks and end the season on a positive note.
Jarbalo Jottings
November 1, 2011
Frances Jeannin went with a group of quilters from the Riford Senior Center Oct. 25 to Fran’s Fabric Shop in Bonner Springs.
Springdale News
November 1, 2011
A big thank-you to the community for the great attendance Oct. 22 at the Harvest Festival at Springdale Friends Church. It started at 5 p.m. with lots of food. The children were having a great time and many were getting acquainted with new people in the community.
McLouth Happenings
November 1, 2011
Remember to set your clocks back one hour before going to bed Saturday night. Daylight saving time ends at 2 a.m. Sunday.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
November 1, 2011
Faces: everywhere we go, turn, or look, we see faces of course, but now those faces, the one we must face-up to is that very first one, that one who looks back at us in the mirror each morning.
Remember when: A community review of Tonganoxie
November 1, 2011
The bridge over Stranger Creek in Linwood is still standing but, weather permitting, will come down next week (The 94-year-old bridge had been damaged by June floodwaters and the removal was estimated to cost $62,450.).
5 Questions: Time to fall back
02:17 p.m., November 1, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Clocks need to change at 2 a.m. Sunday.