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50s night fundraiser planned for CASA; set for next month
July 23, 2013
Local residents can step back in time at a local fundraiser.
Summer pow wow returning next month to Tonganoxie
July 23, 2013
The Indian Council of Many Nations will have its annual summer pow wow next month, including a buffalo roast dinner and entertainment.
Leavenworth Co. Trails open house rescheduled
July 23, 2013
The Leavenworth County Port Authority Trails committee has developed a comprehensive map of existing trails in Leavenworth County that will be on display on next month.
Cornerstone church offering school supply assistance
July 23, 2013
Cornerstone Family Worship of Tonganoxie will be offering school supply assistance to those in need.
Longtime business owner, Tonganoxie historian dies
July 23, 2013
A Tonganoxie historian who was a longtime business owner has died.
Middle school principal settling in to new post
July 23, 2013
Mark Farrar’s career in education has run the gamut — teacher, coach and now administrator. The size of schools he’s worked in has spanned the spectrum as well.
City plans for mill increase
July 23, 2013
Tonganoxie will see an increase in taxes in 2014, as well as a slight increase in water and sewer fees. For someone whose house has a property valuation of $150,000, a yearly increase of nearly $65 in taxes can be expected.
School board approves president, VP for 2013-14 academic year
July 23, 2013
The Tonganoxie school board will have the same leadership for 2013-14.
Jarbalo Jottings
July 23, 2013
Steve and Gail Fitzwater of Shawnee visited Thamar Barnett on Saturday afternoon.
Springdale News
July 23, 2013
Neighbors Marie Hill and Evelyn Schwinn enjoyed a nice phone visit on July 12.
McLouth Happenings
July 23, 2013
Enjoy the Kansas Summer Nationals Hot Rod Truck and Tractor Pull on the Threshing Bee Grounds in McLouth at 7 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $15 for spectators 12 and older and $10 for youths ages 6-11. Youths ages 5 and younger get in for free.
Remember When: A community review of Tonganoxie
July 23, 2013
A controversial rezoning project is headed back to the drawing board. Greg Ward, who had proposed constructing townhouses on 5 acres on the west side of Smiley Road, north of Hatchell, has reconsidered his plan.
Dole Institute tries to instill knowledge about former senator early
July 23, 2013
Institute has birthday party for former senator
KU offering new science master’s program in Overland Park
July 23, 2013
Program is to prepare students for scientific jobs in the business world
ONE MORE TIME: McLouth duo set to participate in Shrine Bowl
July 23, 2013
Marc Walbridge has officially begun preparation for his first football season at Fort Scott Community College, but when Saturday rolls around, the recent McLouth High graduate will get one more chance to strap on a purple and gold helmet.
Baker Wetlands manager dismantles boardwalk he built as a Boy Scout
July 23, 2013
Walkway removed to make room for extension of South Lawrence Trafficway