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McLouth boys come up short vs. JC North
December 4, 2012
For the most part, the McLouth High boys put themselves in position to win Tuesday’s clash with Jefferson County North. As it turns out, though, a few fundamental breakdowns was all it took to put the Bulldogs on the wrong end of a close game.
END OF AN ERA: Williams retires after 38 seasons at THS
Longtime coach to be honored at Dec. 14 basketball game
03:49 p.m., December 4, 2012 Updated 06:15 p.m.
As far as cross country numbers go at Tonganoxie High, coach Phil Williams practically wrote the book.
Members inducted to NHS
December 4, 2012
Tonganoxie High School played host to a National Honor Society induction ceremony on Nov. 19.
Historical Society invites residents to Christmas party
December 4, 2012
Tonganoxie Community Historical Society will have its Christmas party at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Fairchild/Knox barn on the historic site campus, 201 W. Washington, Tonganoxie.
LCHS offers spay/neuter
December 4, 2012
Leavenworth County Humane Society will offer its pet spay/neuter transport Thursday, Dec. 13, to Friday, Dec. 14, from the Lansing 4-H Building, 101 4-H Road.
Chieftain Singers reach top 8 in radio station contest
03:37 p.m., December 4, 2012 Updated 03:46 p.m.
The Chieftain Singers vocal group is a finalist to receive $5,000 for the Tonganoxie High School vocal music department through a local radio station and will need residents’ help in being the top group.
Springdale News
December 4, 2012
Maxine Vassar, a longtime Springdale resident, reports that things are looking up for her after surgery and a broken bone. She thanks all her friends for their concern and prayers.
Jarbalo Jottings
December 4, 2012
Several people from this area attended the funeral of Maxine Sparks on Monday, Nov. 23, at McLouth United Methodist Church. Maxine grew up in this area and graduated from Jarbalo High School.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
December 4, 2012
My Christmas tree is full of old and very precious, hand-made decorations, most of them very dear ones made by my children as they grew up. Most of them are, of course, dated, then some have been made by my grandchildren.
McLouth Happenings
December 4, 2012
Bob and Alfreda Ryan and Viola Edmonds went Saturday, Nov. 25, to Hoyt to visit their niece, Carol Parrett, and her family for a late Thanksgiving gathering.  The group totaled about 15 relatives, some having traveled from Colorado, Wyoming and Topeka.
Remember When: A Community Review
December 4, 2012
Deaths: Stella L. Luse, 82, McLouth, died Nov. 18, 2002; Letha Pearl Anderson, 100, Liberty, Mo., died Nov. 21, 2002;; Woodrow R. Strobel, 89, Eudora, died Nov. 24, 2002.
Drivers in Sunday accident south of Tonganoxie in fair condition at KU Hospital
02:55 p.m., December 4, 2012 Updated 05:26 p.m.
Drivers injured in a two-vehicle accident Sunday morning south of Tonganoxie were in fair condition Tuesday at an area hospital.
Five questions: On shaky ground
01:44 p.m., December 4, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Joe LaGue, general manager for Olson Foundation Repair in Olathe, discusses foundations problems caused by the drought.