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Tonganoxie school board praises TES class for food drive
December 11, 2013
Nichole Gurwell’s fourth-grade class received some recognition Monday at the Tonganoxie USD 464 board meeting after recently winning a holiday food drive.
Sheriff’s Office to conduct saturation patrol on Dec. 13
02:31 p.m., December 11, 2013 Updated 02:31 p.m.
On Friday evening the Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office will conduct a “saturation patrol” in southern Leavenworth County in an effort to reduce the number of intoxicated drivers.
Widow honors late husband through memory quilts
December 11, 2013
Steve Sturgeon listened to Christmas music year around and preferred to wear Hawaiian shirts any chance he could. A unique combination, but one that fit him fine, said his wife, Tracy Sturgeon.
Tonganoxie police calls, Nov. 26-Dec. 6
December 11, 2013
Tonganoxie police calls for Nov. 26-Dec. 6, 2013:
Springdale News
December 11, 2013
Evelyn Schwinn enjoyed Thanksgiving dinner at the home of Jeff and Jenna Gillaspie. Ed, Peggy and Drew Gillaspie were there as well.
McLouth HappeningsThe United Methodist Church choir will provide special music during the 10:30 a.m. worship services on Dec. 15, and 22. The First Baptist Church children will present their Christmas
December 11, 2013
The United Methodist Church choir will provide special music during the 10:30 a.m. worship services on Dec. 15, and 22.
Jarbalo Jottings
December 11, 2013
Kenny and Wanda Jeannin had their Thanksgiving dinner Sunday. Their three granddaughters were there and Frances Jeannin was also a guest. Everett Oelschlaeger recently visited Orville and Rosie Oelschlaeger. David and Jane Turner went Tuesday to McLouth Elementary School for the Christmas program of their granddaughter, Sydney Turner. Thamar Barnett went with them. There will be a candlelight service at 7:30 p.m. on Christmas Eve at Jarbalo United Methodist Church. Everyone is welcome.
Oz’ Christmas party Tuesday at Tonganoxie Nursing and Rehab Center
December 11, 2013
Tonganoxie Nursing and Rehabilitation Center will be celebrating the 75th anniversary of the “Wizard of Oz” with A Christmas Time in Oz next week.
French horn concert at Victory Baptist Church
December 11, 2013
Jill Parry, a member of the Kansas University Music Department and the Topeka Symphonic Orchestra, will present A Classical Christmas at 7 p.m. Sunday at Victory Baptist Church, 1302 West St (U.S. Highway 24-40).
Surprise set for Friday
December 11, 2013
A surprise birthday party to celebrate Galen Freeman’s 85th birthday will be 6 p.m. Friday at Tonganoxie VFW 9271 Post Home, 910 E. First St.
Warrior wrestlers win Clark Invitational
December 11, 2013
The Tonganoxie Middle School wrestling team ended its season on a high note Saturday, winning the Robert Clark Invitational in Bonner Springs.
Head-on wreck sends 2 Tonganoxie residents to area hospitals
10:19 a.m., December 11, 2013 Updated 01:44 p.m.
A three-vehicle accident sent two people to area hospitals Tuesday night.