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Five McLouth wrestlers debut as Oskaloosa sweeps home triangular
November 27, 2012
All throughout last season, the Oskaloosa wrestling team lost duals before they even started. With just six varsity wrestlers on the 2011-12 roster, the Bears were forced to forfeit more matches than they could wrestle, making team victories impossible form the beginning.
McLouth boys aim to utilize experience
November 27, 2012
Thanks to a successful football season, there was very little time for McLouth High athletes to transition from the gridiron to the basketball court. There were some positives and negatives to the quick turnover, but nonetheless, the Bulldogs are finally at full strength on the hardwood.
Letters to Santa
November 27, 2012
The Mirror has interecepted letters local youths mailed to Santa Claus. Before we send them on their way to the North Pole, we’re publishing the letters as they’re written. Here is our first batch:
Linenberger: Meet us at the library
November 27, 2012
It’s a busy time of year with all the holiday preparations, school programs and more.
Schlageck: The real thing
November 27, 2012
Now that we’ve celebrated Thanksgiving and Christmas is just around the corner, many folks will be selecting their annual tree to adorn their apartment or home.
Demand for e-books grows at libraries
November 27, 2012
Visitors to the Tonganoxie Public Library are letting director Kelly Fann know that they aren’t there just for traditional paper books.
Tonganoxie to play host to sub-state basketball, regional wrestling
November 27, 2012
The Tonganoxie High gymnasium will have a busy schedule at the end of the winter athletic season, as the school has been selected as a host for 2012-13 Class 4A sub-state basketball and regional wrestling tournaments.
McLouth wrestlers join with OHS for first season
November 27, 2012
For many, many years, the basketball court has been the only available venue for McLouth High athletes during the winter season. This year, though, the Bulldogs have another option.
THS to honor longtime cross country coach
November 27, 2012
Phil Williams, a coaching mainstay at Tonganoxie High for nearly four decades, has announced his retirement as the Chieftains’ cross country coach. Williams will be honored in a halftime ceremony at the THS basketball game against Basehor-Linwood on Dec. 14. Anyone who ran or coached with Williams is encouraged to attend.
State football roundup
November 27, 2012
Shawnee Mission West avenged a loss to Hutchinson in the 2006 state title game with a 19-14 victory Saturday in Topeka.
Springdale News
November 27, 2012
Ed and Peggy Gillaspie, Jeff and Jenna Gillaspie and their girls spent the Nov. 18 weekend in Branson, Mo., for the Christmas season.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
November 27, 2012
One of the tough, old building blocks of this good old, U. S. of A. is “when the going gets tough, the tough get going.” They find a way; they just do it. Now that budgets are getting tighter and tighter, sewing machines are getting limbered up, patches are being sewn on stressed seams being re-stitched.
Remember When: A Community Review
November 27, 2012
By land or by river: Two area men, one from Tonganoxie and another from Roeland Park, have returned from a two-year canoe trip and have settled in to write a book about the experience.
Five questions: Tree TLC
11:08 a.m., November 27, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Chuck Wilderson, owner of Wilderson Tree Farm in Basehor, discusses proper care for fresh Christmas trees.
Meet the Sentinel news team Wednesday
November 27, 2012
The Basehor Sentinel will hold an open house 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28 at the Basehor Community Library.