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Annual KCK holiday event to feature hot-air balloons
November 16, 2011
The Mayor’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony for Kansas City, Kan., is set for Friday in and around Kansas City, Kan., City Hall, 701 N. 7th St., Kansas City, Kan.
Ag Hall offers memorial bricks for Walk of Fame
November 16, 2011
For those having a hard time coming up with Christmas gift ideas, the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame may have a solution.
Opinion: Keeping a promise
November 16, 2011
Courage is often talked about but seldom witnessed. But there are some whose courage never fails to inspire us all: our nation’s veterans.
High school roof repairs to cost more than $400,000
November 16, 2011
Roof work at Tonganoxie High School will be needed in the near future, USD 464 maintenance director Larry Easter told the Tonganoxie school board Monday.
Musical attracts hundreds
November 16, 2011
The Tonganoxie High School theatre, arts and music departments’ presentation of “Li’l Abner” attracted an estimated attendance of 1,000 people during a four-day showing this past week.
School board approves hires, holds off on others
November 16, 2011
The Tonganoxie school board approved hires in the THS athletics department at Monday’s regular meeting.
State football playoffs down to final weeks
November 16, 2011
State football continues this week with semifinals in all but two classes — state championships will be decided Saturday for both 8-man divisions.
Local athletes sign national letters of intent with Missouri universities
November 16, 2011
Two local student-athletes signed national letters of intent this past week.
THS lands 10 on all-league teams
November 16, 2011
The Tonganoxie High School fall sports teams are represented on the 2011 All-Kaw Valley League teams by 10 athletes from boys soccer, volleyball and football.
U.S. 24-40 corridor plan change proposed
November 16, 2011
The Tonganoxie City Council continued Monday to press on several fronts for safety improvements to U.S. Highway 24-40 intersections on the city’s east side.
Tonganoxie police officers to get head-mounted video cameras
November 16, 2011
Tonganoxie motorists interacting with police for traffic violations or other actions might want to be on their best behavior because they will soon be much more likely to be on camera.
McLouth Happenings
November 16, 2011
The McLouth Friendship Club’s Covered Dish Luncheon will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 21, at the Community Center. Turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy will be provided. Please bring a complimentary covered dish and your table service. All adults over 50 are welcome.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
November 16, 2011
Some of the simplest things that you wouldn’t think much about and that don’t take a lot of time oftentimes can cause a major problem and heartache if you don’t just take the time.
TES celebrates Red Ribbon Week
November 16, 2011
Tonganoxie Elementary School celebrated Red Ribbon Week Oct. 25-28 with themes each day.