Archive for Thursday, August 30, 2012

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THS soccer defeats Basehor-Linwood after heated first half
Three players, numerous fans ejected after altercation
11:10 p.m., August 30, 2012 Updated 04:40 p.m.
The Chieftain soccer team scored its second-straight comeback win Thursday — this one at Basehor-Linwood — but most of the fireworks occurred before either team got on the scoreboard.
Chieftain volleyball swept at Paola
August 30, 2012
The Tonganoxie High volleyball team suffered its first setback of the season Thursday, falling at Paola in straight sets, 25-4, 25-12 and 25-8. The Chieftains are now 2-1 on the season.
THS boys win, girls take second at home cross country meet
August 30, 2012
Despite high temperatures and a rough terrain, the Tonganoxie High cross country started its season off with plenty of success.
Tonganoxie Middle School student hit by SUV in fair condition at Children’s Mercy
04:34 p.m., August 30, 2012 Updated 05:30 p.m.
A Tonganoxie Middle School student was taken to an area hospital after being hit by a vehicle after school on Thursday.
Mermaids top new features at KC RenFest, opening this weekend
August 30, 2012
The Kansas City Renaissance Festival opens this weekend, with Magical Mermaids and a royal pub crawl among its new offerings, and film about jousting also will be shot during the festival.
Leavenworth County Heart Walk is Sept. 29 in Leavenworth
August 30, 2012
The Leavenworth County Heart Walk is coming Saturday, Sept. 29, to Leavenworth’s Ray Miller Park.
TES staff to be Sonic carhops for fundraiser Sept. 7
August 30, 2012
Tonganoxie Elementary School staff members will serve as carhops for an upcoming night at Sonic.
Educational Europe trip offered
August 30, 2012
Area students and adults are invited to take part in an educational trip to Europe in June 2013.
It’s just their world’: iPads changing Basehor-Linwood sixth-grade classrooms
August 30, 2012
After providing a few minutes to finish up homework, Juli Brown has some instructions for her students.