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Five questions: Wine celebration
05:11 p.m., June 5, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
De Soto City Administrator Pat Guilfoyle talks about the upcoming Winesong at Riverfest festival he conceived.
Area districts react to lunch changes
03:58 p.m., June 5, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Area schools are gearing up for changes to the National School Lunch Program.
New, old to mix at Tonganoxie Days
June 5, 2012
Tonganoxie Days organizer Connie Torneden said it’s hard to fathom that the annual festival has been around for nearly three decades.
TRC hosts summer kickoff party
June 5, 2012
Local residents started their summer off in style Saturday at the Tonganoxie Recreation Commission’s annual summer kickoff at Chieftain Park.
McLouth Happenings
June 5, 2012
Skeeter Kingsolver, McLouth, took the championship in the Professional Bull Riding “Red River Showdown” in Paris, Texas. Kingsolver topped a field of 40 bull riders with an opening round ride of 86.5 points on the bull “Stealing Time,” and a ride of 89.5 points in the championship ride aboard the bull “Priceless.”
Springdale News
June 5, 2012
Luke Cole was among the eighth-graders promoted from Pleasant Ridge Middle School on the evening of May 23. He is the son of Ray and Jeanette Cole. He attended a party after the promotion with other classmates.
Jarbalo Jottings
June 5, 2012
Jarbalo United Methodist Church will have Vacation Bible School from 6-8 p.m. the week of June 25. More details later.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
June 5, 2012
Great news: it has worked. Those pesky little moles seem to have quickly given up and left. The kitty litter seems to have done the trick.
Remember When
June 5, 2012
(Caption under photo.) Tonganoxie High School’s 2002 valedictorian Nancy Milleret and salutatorian Bryan Gurss prepare to head for Beatty Field Saturday night for graduation ceremonies.
Graf takes over girls hoops team at McLouth
June 5, 2012
For the past seven basketball seasons, Lindsey Graf could be spotted on the bench as an assistant coach at Tonganoxie High. Graf will return to the hardwood again in 2012, but she’ll do so just down the road.
Tidal Waves to open season Friday at Bonner Springs
June 5, 2012
The arrival of summer in Tonganoxie means the Tongie Tidal Waves swim team has returned to the water for its fourth season.