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TMS wrestlers stay hot at Mill Creek
November 13, 2012
The Tonganoxie Middle School went a combined 45-21 in its dual Thursday at Mill Creek Middle School in Lenexa.
THS fall athletes rack up postseason awards
November 13, 2012
Tonganoxie High is still reaping the benefits of a successful fall athletic season, as individual honors have started to roll in for several Chieftains. Fifteen athletes from three different sports have received recognition from coaches across the Kaw Valley League, and five have been recognized as some of the top competitors in the state.
Five questions: Time to donate
05:46 p.m., November 13, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Stann Tate, marketing director with the Community Blood Center of Greater Kansas City, discusses the need for blood donations.
Fire sends two to hospital, destroys house Monday
November 13, 2012
Firefighters battled two house fires Monday between Tonganoxie and McLouth, one of which sent two residents to a local hospital and left the home as a total loss.
Linwood Lions Club to hold pancake breakfast fundraiser
November 13, 2012
The Linwood Lions Club will have its annual pancake breakfast fundraiser from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Linwood Community Building, Third and Main streets.
American Legion benefit gun show is this weekend
November 13, 2012
Tonganoxie American Legion Post 41 is playing host to a benefit gun show and flea market from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds.
USD 464 staff recognized for health nutrition training
November 13, 2012
The Kansas State Department of Education has recognized two Tonganoxie USD 464 employees for completing the Child Nutrition Management Academy.
Chamber meeting Thursday for annual business gathering
November 13, 2012
The Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce will have its annual business meeting at noon Thursday at the VFW Hall, 910 E. First St.
Holland, O’Brien win re-election in state races
November 13, 2012
Tom Holland won re-election Nov. 6 with 53 percent of the vote in the Senate District 3 race.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
November 13, 2012
Belts, like anything else fashion-wise, come and go. That handy little belt-making kit, however, can now be hard to find. True, the kit is still on the market, but it just used to be found in several widths, with different buckle choices, on all notion displays. Now, that’s not always so.
Jarbalo Jottings
November 13, 2012
Those visiting Thamar Barnett on Saturday were Steve and Gail Fitzwater, Adam and Josh, Jess Barnett and Jared and Jane Turner. The Fitzwaters winterized the house.
McLouth Happenings
November 13, 2012
Tonganoxie American Legion Post No. 41 delivered large bags filled with stuffed animals to local emergency rooms and EMS responders to comfort accident victims.
Springdale News
November 13, 2012
A nice crowd of members and friends of Springdale Friends Church came to enjoy Harvest Fest on Saturday, Nov. 3. There was plenty of good food and lots of fun things for the kids.
Remember When: A Community Review
November 13, 2012
Crafty Carving: Dennis Bixby shows Candy Haislip how to carve Santas out of sweet potatoes at Saturday’s school volunteer craft fair held at Tonganoxie Junior High School. Other booths included paintings, quilting, stitching, candy molds and a bake sale. Proceeds help school volunteers pay for supplies for holiday crafts they make with elementary school children. (Caption under picture.)
Woman drives vehicle into Mirth Cafe Too
November 13, 2012
A car drove into a newly opened restaurant early Tuesday afternoon in Tonganoxie.