Archive for Wednesday, October 12, 2011

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Basehor Community Library book sale coming this weekend
October 12, 2011
The annual Friends of the Basehor Community Library fall book sale will be this weekend at the library, 1400 158th St.
Hollywood Casino taking shape
October 12, 2011
It is five months away, but the buzz about the opening of the Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway is definitely in the air.
Passion for job helps BLHS teacher win state honor
October 12, 2011
Since her childhood, Michelle Vielhauer knew she wanted to help young people. She just didn’t know she would help them in this way.
Tonganoxie volleyball wins home finale
October 12, 2011
The Tonganoxie High volleyball team closed out its home portion of the schedule Tuesday with a Kaw Valley League dual victory against visiting Bishop Ward.
TMS 8th grade volleyball takes 3rd at KVL
October 12, 2011
Tonganoxie Middle School’s eighth-grade volleyball team wasn’t expected to do much Saturday at the Kaw Valley League Tournament at Monticello Trails, in Shawnee.
KCKCC jazz coming to the Legends, Jardines
October 12, 2011
Kansas City Kansas Community College jazz musicians will participate in a clinic and present several performances in the coming weeks, including one at the Legends Outlets Kansas City.
Warriors sweep LTMS in football
7th grade wins in 2OT
October 12, 2011
Tonganoxie Middle School’s seventh-grade football team was in the midst of a high-scoring affair Tuesday when its defense desperately needed one stop for a win and got it.
Police contemplating updated officer garb
October 12, 2011
The Tonganoxie Police Department is trying out a new look.
Owner instructs demolition of former creamery
October 12, 2011
A crew hired by the owner of the old creamery on First Street started tearing down the structure Thursday, a week after the Tonganoxie City Council voted to have city staff seek bids to raze it and another condemned building.
Meeting canceled for lack of quorum
October 12, 2011
Monday’s Tonganoxie City Council meeting was canceled for lack of a quorum.
Comment: Safe at home or play
October 12, 2011
Kids connect to it. They download from it. They watch on it. They listen to it. They play on it. They surf on it. They converse with it. Do you know how to monitor it?
Board to discuss goals next month
October 12, 2011
The Tonganoxie school board will meet next month to discuss goals, three of which are to address the possibility of a virtual school, bullying and facilities.
Celebrating Fall: Annual Maple Leaf Festival is this weekend
October 12, 2011
Annual Maple Leaf Festival is this weekend
Remember When: A community review of Tonganoxie
October 12, 2011
Cammie Marceaux, McLouth, enlisted in the Navy on Aug. 22 and was set to enter the military on Oct. 1. But plans have changed. She’ll be leaving for boot camp in Hawaii tonight or Thursday. Marceaux said she’s not sure whether the earlier start is because of national events after terrorist attacks on two U.S. cities.