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Erickson reaches 1,000 career points in senior night win
February 21, 2012
Before Tonganoxie’s game against Piper, Dane Erickson had no idea he was nearing a milestone.
Council votes to move Tonganoxie Police Department across street amid basement issues
February 21, 2012
Recent water issues in the Tonganoxie Police Station prompted the City Council to move the department — at least temporarily — across the street.
Full metal artwork
February 21, 2012
Scrap metal is given a second life when Paul Lamb gets his hands on it.
Shooting range draws concern
February 21, 2012
Nancy Hudson said she understands Leavenworth County Sheriff’s officials should be trained on how to use various weapons.
Wreath retailers win state small-business award
February 21, 2012
Everlasting Specialties started with sales of dried flowers out of the back end of a truck and eventually grew into its current business in Urban Hess Business Park where owners Steve LaForge and Jim Bennett now house the Wreath Depot, the Pest Depot and the Flower Depot.
Remember when: A Community Review of Tonganoxie
February 21, 2012
Annette Evans, Tonganoxie, has been named to the Dean’s list for outstanding academic work during the fall 2001 semester at the University of Evansville, Evansville, Ind.
Springdale News
February 21, 2012
Peggy Gillaspie was visiting her mother, Evelyn Schwinn, Wednesday, Feb. 8.
Knowledge for Life: With emergency savings, start small but think big
February 21, 2012
Having an emergency savings fund may be the most important difference between those who manage to stay afloat and those who sink financially.
Jarbalo Jottings
February 21, 2012
Phil and Betty Clark and Rhett spent the weekend with Jeff and Rachel, Ryan and Nathan of Park City. They all celebrated Nathan’s first birthday on Sunday.
McLouth Happenings
February 21, 2012
The McLouth United Methodist Church will sponsor a fundraiser for baby Raiden Harnden to assist with expenses not covered by insurance. Raiden was born in September 2011 with a myelomeningocele, the most severe type of spina bifida. 
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
February 21, 2012
Sr. Joyce Rupp, O.S.M., titles this little jewel “Taming of the Tongue.” I read a wise adage urging, when about to speak out about another, ask yourself three questions: is it true? Is it kind? Is it necessary? Only if the answer is yes to all three should you continue.
Tonganoxie City Council calls special meeting for tonight
February 21, 2012
The Tonganoxie City Council has called a special meeting for 7 p.m. tonight in council chambers, 321 Delaware St.
Five questions: It’s a leap year
12:41 p.m., February 21, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
This year is a leap year, making leap day Feb. 29.
Food: A childhood favorite all grown up: Mature mac and cheese
09:00 a.m., February 21, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on A11
Warm noodles, creamy sauce and satiating heft make mac and cheese a favorite with even the youngest eaters. Yet, for the adult who abhors the idea of doing the powdered cheese and noodle routine, the old favorite can seem a bit, well, childish.