Archive for Tuesday, May 8, 2012

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Chieftain soccer blanks Basehor-Linwood on senior night
THS ends regular season with five straight wins
May 8, 2012
What a difference one month can make.
Five questions: Avoiding scams
05:29 p.m., May 8, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Thousands of Kansans have registered their phone numbers with the Do Not Call Registry, but telemarketers are finding new ways to get your money or personal information. Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt offers the following tips to avoid scams.
Stages of support
A mom’s work is never done
05:08 p.m., May 8, 2012 Updated 10:24 a.m.
Mothers are supportive of their children, whether they’re cheering along the sidelines at a soccer game or getting a costume lined up for a school play.
KU student from Tonganoxie presents work at symposium
May 8, 2012
A Kansas University biochemistry major from Tonganoxie shared his work this past month at the University of Kansas-Haskell Indian Nations University Undergraduate Research Symposium.
Easton man pleads guilty to producing child pornography
May 8, 2012
A Leavenworth County man has pleaded guilty to producing child pornography, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said Thursday.
Chamber gathering next week
May 8, 2012
The Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce annual banquet will be noon Thursday, May 17, at Bichelmeyer’s Steakhouse, 427 E. Fourth St. in Tonganoxie.
Alumni banquet Saturday
May 8, 2012
The Tonganoxie High School alumni banquet will be 7 p.m. Saturday at the Chieftain Room on the Tonganoxie High School east campus.
McLouth Happenings
May 8, 2012
The banquet for all McLouth alumni will be at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at the McLouth school cafeteria and purple (north) gym.
Shrine Rodeo returning to Tonganoxie
May 8, 2012
It’s almost rodeo time in Tonganoxie.
Opinion: Grassroots journalism
May 8, 2012
People in Kansas, and across this country, depend on strong community journalism to keep them informed and connected to one another.
Basehor VFW dinner to raise funds for second-grader’s medical costs
May 8, 2012
The Basehor VFW Post will have a dinner later this month to benefit the family of Jackson Oberndorfer, the Basehor second-grader who traveled to Boston for brain surgery earlier this year.
Springdale News
May 8, 2012
Peggy Gillaspie and Evelyn Schwinn attended the visitation of Ruth Theel Friday, April 27, at the Davis Funeral Chapel.
Jarbalo Jottings
May 8, 2012
Frances Jeannin attended a baby shower for Kim Robinson on Saturday at the home of Kelly Griffith of Tonganoxie.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
May 8, 2012
Time passes and things change, or do they? Just stop and think a moment.
Both THS track teams take third at Piper Invitational
May 8, 2012
Last week, the Tonganoxie High track and field team got its final tune-up before Wednesday’s Kaw Valley League meet. Several Chieftains closed out the regular season on a high note Friday at the Piper Invitational.
Remember When: A Community Review of Tonganoxie
May 8, 2012
Staff members at The Mirror newspaper won numerous awards at the Kansas Press Association’s 2002 Awards of Excellence contest. The staff members’ honors included six first-place awards.
Leavenworth County Democrats now meeting at Heritage Center in Leavenworth
May 8, 2012
The Leavenworth County Democrats will meet later this week in Leavenworth.
Stockman signs to throw at Emporia State
May 8, 2012
By definition, track and field is a spring sport. But for Tonganoxie High senior Tyler Stockman, nothing could be further from the truth.