Archive for Tuesday, April 17, 2012

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Bulldog softball stays hot in sweep of Troy
April 17, 2012
For the fifth time in six tries this season, the McLouth High softball team has sent an opponent home with back-to-back losses.
New Basehor Elementary principal has spent two decades building roots in community
April 17, 2012
Tiffany Lynch has learned a thing or two about Basehor since 1989.
HENS ON PARADE: Pets provide local attraction
April 17, 2012
Winnie Groshong pampers Paris and Pippa as they prance around her yard. They even have a poolside view — her home isn’t far from Tonganoxie Water Park. An American socialite and sister to British royalty?
Rick and Debby Smoots to celebrate 40th anniversary
April 17, 2012
Family and friends of Rick and Debby Smoots are invited to celebrate the couple’s 40th wedding anniversary from 4-5:30 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church in McLouth.
History presentation Tuesday
April 17, 2012
Susy Ross, museum director for the Tonganoxie Community Historical Society, will give a presentation next week on the history of the early 1900s in the United States and in Tonganoxie.
Home-schoolers to perform
April 17, 2012
Home School Connection youths will perform “The Princess and the Pea” next week at West Haven Baptist Church, 1100 West St. in Tonganoxie.
Restaurant victim of burglary
April 17, 2012
Tonganoxie police are investigating cash and computer equipment being taken this week from a Tonganoxie restaurant.
Patriots Day parade Saturday
April 17, 2012
The 14th annual McLouth Patriots Day Parade will be Saturday, April 21, in downtown McLouth.
McLouth Happenings
April 17, 2012
Wear your red, white and blue; wave your flags. McLouth’s 14th Annual Patriots Day parade and celebration will be Saturday.
Jarbalo Jottings
April 17, 2012
Jarbalo United Methodist Women met Wednesday, April 11, at the church. The meeting opened with prayer by president Marilyn Oxley. Six members answered roll call and reported 48 care calls. The meeting was mostly devoted to plans for the spring tea, which will be June 15.
Springdale News
April 17, 2012
Evelyn Schwinn and Sharon Lynn visited Wela Lynn at Homestead in Leavenworth on Thursday, April 5.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
April 17, 2012
I’m sure we have talked about this one before. However, it’s been a long, long while and it’s that time again.
Food: Almond-crusted chicken a quick dinner
03:04 p.m., April 17, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Ground seeds and nuts are a weeknight cook’s dream ingredient.
Five questions: Plant a tree
01:01 p.m., April 17, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Arbor Day in Kansas is celebrated on the last Friday in April. To answer a few questions about the holiday, we visited arborday.org.