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THS boys come up short against Golden Bears
February 12, 2013
Fresh off a last-second loss Friday at Piper, the Tonganoxie High boys returned home Tuesday to try to end their four-game losing streak against Turner. However, another tightly-contested game ended in disappointment.
Whitledge’s record-setting night powers Chieftain girls by Turner
THS senior just misses triple-double
February 12, 2013
Over the course of her career, Jenny Whitledge has had some dominant nights on the basketball court. Tuesday night against Turner, though, the Tonganoxie High senior, took “dominant” to a new level.
Five questions: A Kansas walk
February 12, 2013
A walk across Kansas would be a 423-mile journey.
McLouth church wins Souper Bowl challenge
February 12, 2013
The McLouth United Methodist Church was the champion of this year’s Souper Bowl Challenge.
Leavenworth County students earn degrees from K-State
February 12, 2013
More than 1,300 students have completed degree requirements from Kansas State University, including students from Leavenworth County.
24-40 traffic improvement options laid out
February 12, 2013
The future of traffic improvements on U.S. Highway 24-40 on the east side of Tonganoxie continued Monday with another night of lengthy public discussion, this time with an eye on five different options for the potential addition of one or more traffic signals.
Tonganoxie police calls, Feb. 6-10
February 12, 2013
Tonganoxie police calls, Feb. 6-10
A doll revival
February 12, 2013
Shirley Taylor combs the hair of a doll at Vintage Park and debates what clothes to put on the doll. “We’re back in our childhood,” Taylor said with a laugh. “We did this before.”
USD 464 approves bond sales
February 12, 2013
The Tonganoxie USD 464 moved a step forward in planning for a new elementary school at Monday night’s regular school board meeting.
THS graduate to perform in ‘A Woman of No Importance’
February 12, 2013
Wesley Williams will be performing in the Newman University Theater Department’s production of Oscar Wilde’s “A Woman of No Importance” Feb. 28- March 3.
Springdale News
February 12, 2013
Jeff and Aubrey Gillaspie were visiting their Grandma Evelyn Schwinn on Feb. 1.
jarbalo Jottings
February 12, 2013
Frances Jeannin is a member of the Tonganoxie Senior Quilters who presented a Quilt of Valor to Staff Sgt. Zeke Crozier on Tuesday at the Florence Riford Senior Center in Tonganoxie.
McLouth Happenings
February 12, 2013
It was a beautiful day at the Methodist Dome (McLouth United Methodist Church) Feb. 3 when the McLouth and Tonganoxie teams united to fight hunger.
Remember When: A Community Review of Tonganoxie
February 12, 2013
By late summer, Tonganoxie residents could have a few more shopping opportunities, including a Dollar General store and a video rental business.