Archive for Tuesday, November 8, 2011

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Holiday Market is later this month
November 8, 2011
The Holiday Market is coming to the Bichelmeyer’s banquet room.
Local high school students recognized as Kansas Honor Scholars through KU
November 8, 2011
Students from Tonganoxie and five other area Kansas high schools were recognized as Kansas Honor Scholars on Sept. 28 by the Kansas University Alumni Association and KU Endowment.
FFA horse judging team places at national event
November 8, 2011
The Tonganoxie FFA Horse Judging Team placed in the Gold Division at the National FFA Horse Judging Career Development Event this past month in Indianapolis.
Tonganoxie Municipal Court proceedings
November 8, 2011
Court proceedings from Oct. 13, 2011:
So close
St. James slips past THS at state
November 8, 2011
Head coach Brian Kroll applauded his team as the final buzzer rang Tuesday in Tonganoxie after the state quarterfinal match between the Tonganoxie and St. James boys soccer teams.
Smith: Bidding Tonganoxie Farewell
November 8, 2011
Back in February of 2008, I got my first assignment as sports editor at The Mirror. It was covering the Tonganoxie High wrestling team at a regional tournament in Perry. The Chieftains had a pretty eventful weekend, qualifying Matt Brock, Cameron Adcox, Travis Adcox, Kevin Hamm, Wyatt Coffin and Steve Davis for state.
Tonganoxie Middle School wrestling team competes at KVL meet
November 8, 2011
Tonganoxie Middle School wrestlers competed in a league tournament Saturday at the Tonganoxie High School east gymnasium.
Winter sports teams get started Monday
November 8, 2011
Winter sports get started Monday with the first day of practice for basketball and wrestling.
Competitors line up for NFL Punt, Pass and Kick sectional event at Tonganoxie High’s Beatty Field
November 8, 2011
Roughly 70 competitors participated in a sectional National Football League Punt, Pass and Kick competition Oct. 30 at Beatty Field in Tonganoxie.
Restaurant to offer Thanksgiving meal to needy
November 8, 2011
Elle’s Diner is looking to brighten up Thanksgiving Day for local residents.
McLouth Happenings
November 8, 2011
Bob and Alfreda Ryan and Rick and Beverly Muzzy, with the Tonganoxie Pickers, entertained the residents of Vintage Park in Tonganoxie on Oct. 28.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
November 8, 2011
We all have great gifts and blessings we are born with. God plants them, even in wee children’s little hearts. A child is so friendly, so loving. That special personality, that loving and caring, can keep on growing.
4-H Corner
November 8, 2011
From a seasonal outlook, it seems we tend to slow down as the fall moves into winter. In the 4-H world, the fall signals the beginning of a new year.
Springdale News
November 8, 2011
On Sunday, Oct. 30, Julie and Dave Zule hosted a 60th Birthday Party for Linda Ruth Schwinn at their home. A large group of the Schwinn family attended along with her parents, Harold and Anna Schermbeck.
Special education teacher earns 9-state distinction
November 8, 2011
A local educator has been honored with a regional award for teaching physical education classes for special-needs students.
Lawrence Mexican restaurant opening location in Tonganoxie
November 8, 2011
Because Jordan Davis has a boss who listens, Tonganoxie will soon have a Mexican restaurant.
Jarbalo Jottings
November 8, 2011
Our sympathy goes to the family of Melva Morgan, who died Oct. 31.
Remember When: A Community Review of Tonganoxie
November 8, 2011
Dedication: Tonganoxie’s Assembly of God Church, damaged in the May 2000 tornado, is now rebuilt. Members plan a dedication service and open house on December 9.
Kickapoo man, 96, to be honored as Leavenworth County’s oldest living WWII veteran
November 8, 2011
David Land had never heard his father talk about his time serving with the Army in the Pacific during World War II, save for the names of some cities and islands he’d been to.
Leavenworth County Veterans Day Parade set for 10:30 a.m. Friday
November 8, 2011
The Leavenworth County Veterans Day Parade will take place beginning at 10:30 a.m. Friday in downtown Leavenworth.
5 Questions: Honoring service
Holiday celebrates all veterans, living and dead
November 8, 2011
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs answers questions about Veterans Day, which is Friday.
Sporting KC’s Sapong is MLS Rookie of the Year
November 8, 2011
Major League Soccer announced today that Sporting Kansas City forward C.J. Sapong has been named the 2011 MLS Rookie of the Year.
Brownback hires $150,000 information technology chief from Florida, but questions arise about qualifications
November 8, 2011
Gov. Sam Brownback on Monday introduced Jim Mann as his new $150,000 chief information technology officer from Florida, but hours later the Brownback administration was fielding questions about Mann’s educational background.