Archive for Tuesday, June 12, 2012

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Fall youth leagues taking names
June 12, 2012
Sign-ups for fall football and cheerleading leagues will be from 8 a.m. to noon on June 16 and 23 at the THS football stadium. Both leagues are for kids in kindergarten through third grade.
Remember When: A Community Review
June 12, 2012
Adrenalin soared Friday morning as a Vietnam-era Huey helicopter landed at VFW Memorial Park. VFW member Larry Meadows hooped and hollered as a crane set the 5,000-pound chopper on the ground.
Springdale News
June 12, 2012
Sharon Lynn and Evelyn Schwinn enjoyed a sister day on June 1. They visited Wilda Lynn at Homestead and enjoyed lunch and some shopping.
Jarbalo Jottings
June 12, 2012
Jarbalo United Methodist Church will have Vacation Bible School from 6-8 p.m. June 25-28. Children from kindergarten through sixth grade (last year) can attend
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
June 12, 2012
Everything we buy has its own tag. Today, I have a special tag on my mind. It is on all kinds of bedding, mattresses and pillows. You can’t miss this one; it even involves the law.
McLouth Happenings
June 12, 2012
McLouth Friendship Club’s covered dish luncheon will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday, June 18, at the Community Center. All adults over 50 are welcome. 
USD 464 hirings, resignations approved
June 12, 2012
The board accepted resignations and approved contracts for 2012-13 at Monday’s meeting.
LIGHTNING STRIKE: Monday storm hits chimney
June 12, 2012
Wayne Yorkovich pulled his truck out of the garage early Monday morning anticipating a summer shower that would wash off his vehicle.
Youth sports camps coming to Tonganoxie
June 12, 2012
A pair of youth sports camps are coming to Tonganoxie this summer, giving local kids an opportunity to hone their skills on the tennis court and soccer field.
Church showing movies
June 12, 2012
Tonganoxie United Methodist Church is continuing its summer movie series with “The Little Mermaid” starting at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the church, 328 E. Fourth St.
Prison produce in Linwood
June 12, 2012
Produce grown at the U.S. Penitentiary in Leavenworth will be available for free next week in Linwood.
GOP picnic set for Saturday
June 12, 2012
The Leavenworth County Republican Party will have its annual picnic in the park from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Tonganoxie VFW Park.
Commissioner proposes long-term projects
June 12, 2012
As the Leavenworth County Commission prepares to examine the county’s 2013 budget, one commissioner is asking his colleagues to set their sights far beyond next year.
Cars, crafts highlight Tonganoxie Days
June 12, 2012
Dave Freeman purchased his first car at the age of 13 in 1984.
Five questions: Swimming safely
KDHE offers tips for summer in the water
01:16 p.m., June 12, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
This week, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment provides tips on keeping safe while you’re swimming this summer.
Delaware Valley League separating in 2013
Eight member schools to form Northeast Kansas League
June 12, 2012
For the last 31 years, the Delaware Valley League has been a staple of high school athletics in northeast Kansas. However, the league’s 32nd year will also be its last.