Archive for Tuesday, September 18, 2012

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Bulldog volleyball can’t end skid at home
September 18, 2012
The McLouth High volleyball team hoped to end its losing streak in its first home action of the season on Tuesday. Unfortunately, the Bulldogs couldn’t grab their first win.
THS volleyball swept by Mill Valley
September 18, 2012
The Tonganoxie High volleyball team suffered its third straight defeat on Tuesday, falling at home against Kaw Valley League opponent Mill Valley.
THS boys take second at home invitational
September 18, 2012
The Tonganoxie High cross country team got to run in familiar territory on Tuesday when it played host to several local schools for the Tonganoxie Invitational.
Tonganoxie Community Historical Society to have Cemetery Stroll on Saturday
September 18, 2012
The Tonganoxie Community Historical Society will present “Stroll into the P.A.S.T.” at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday at Hubbel Hill Cemetery.
Musician to perform Tuesday at Community Historic Site
September 18, 2012
A local couple will perform music at this month’s Tonganoxie Community Historical Society meeting.
New support group offers aid to dementia caregivers
September 18, 2012
Saint John Hospital Senior Behavioral Health Center in Leavenworth will offer its first dementia caregivers support group at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25.
Candidate forums continue in Leavenworth County
03:16 p.m., September 18, 2012 Updated 09:45 a.m.
A series of candidate forums continues at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, at Leavenworth City Hall, 100 N. Fifth St. in Leavenworth.
Police officer picked for FBI Academy
September 18, 2012
A Tonganoxie police officer soon will join a select group of law enforcement officials.
Leadership class beginning
September 18, 2012
The Southern Leavenworth County Leadership Development Class is seeking students to fill its 2012-13 class, which starts Wednesday, Sept. 26.
Punt, Pass and Kick winners advance to sectional contest
September 18, 2012
The Tonganoxie Recreation Commission played host to an NFL Punt, Pass and Kick competition Monday at Chieftain Park.
Hall of fame induction to be Sept. 28 at Beatty Field
September 18, 2012
The Tonganoxie USD 464 Education Foundation will induct a third class into its Education Hall of Fame on Friday, Sept. 28 at Beatty Field.
Schlageck: Customer care in agriculture
September 18, 2012
While farmers and ranchers have always adhered to sound principles of animal husbandry and livestock care, society’s views on animal welfare continue to evolve.
Linenberger: Learning more about our genealogy
03:09 p.m., September 18, 2012 Updated 04:36 p.m.
In the process of writing this week’s story about ancestry and interviewing people passionate about genealogy research, my interest in the subject understandably was piqued.
Springdale News
September 18, 2012
Glen Weld filled the pulpit Sunday, Sept. 9, at Springfield Friends Church in the absence of Pastor Rob Santel.
Residents trace family trees
September 18, 2012
Celebrities’ adventures in tracing family history have been documented on the television show “Who Do You Think You Are?”
How to get started on your genealogical journey
September 18, 2012
Finding out more about your family’s genealogy can be an exciting adventure, but where does a person begin?
McLouth Happenings
September 18, 2012
McLouth Public Library’s book discussion group will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24. For more information, please call 913-796-2225.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
September 18, 2012
“Yes, it is very had to believe, but the moles are gone.” That’s been my answer so many times now, and yes, I will mention it again.
Jarbalo Jottings
September 18, 2012
Joy Waters, Ann Matthews and Joyce Terry met with Helen Lohman Tuesday, Sept. 11, at her home to make plans for the annual Jarbalo High School alumni reunion. It will be Saturday, Oct. 13 Jarbalo United Methodist Church with a covered dish dinner at 4 p.m. and meeting to follow.
Remember When: A Community Review
September 18, 2012
Deaths: Gary Edward Carlson, 56, Lansing, died Sept. 1, 2002, at his home; Theron K. “Kenny” Eades lll, age 23, McLouth, died Sept. 2, 2002, following a vehicle accident.
Five questions: Lawn TLC
12:28 p.m., September 18, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Lawn destroyed by the drought? Don Crim, Master Gardener for the Wyandotte County K-State Research and Extension Office, shared some tips on lawn care in light of the drought.
Seven Warriors medal at Clark Invitational
September 18, 2012
The Tonganoxie Middle School cross country team continued its 2012 season Saturday at the Clark Middle School Invitational. Seven Warriors earned medals at the meet, which took place at Wyandotte County Park.
THS grad Carlisle recognized by Washburn football team
September 18, 2012
Former Tonganoxie High football standout Jeremy Carlisle recently was named the Washburn University Special Teams Player of the Week following the No. 9 Ichabods’ 45-20 win Sept. 8 at Fort Hays State. Carlisle blocked a punt, forced a fumble and had one solo tackle in the win against the Tigers.