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Local races to be decided with Tuesday’s election
March 26, 2013
One local race will be contested in Tuesday’s election.
U.S. 24-40 intersection talks continue to heat up
March 26, 2013
Everyone who spoke at Monday’s Tonganoxie City Council meeting agreed about one thing regarding improvements to U.S. Highway 24-40 on the east side of town: a traffic signal is needed.
First City’s PAST group workshop next month
March 26, 2013
First City’s Performers and StoryTellers will be offering a historical performance workshop 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. Saturday, April 6, and 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. Sunday, April 7, at Kelly Law Office, 512 E. Fourth St., Tonganoxie.
THS seniors awarded FHSU scholarships for 2013-14
March 26, 2013
A pair of Tonganoxie High School seniors accepted scholarships from Fort Hays State University for the 2013-14 academic year at a recent student recognition program in Overland Park.
Community Historical Society open house set for April 7
March 26, 2013
Tonganoxie Community Historical Society will have its spring open house 1-4 p.m. Sunday, April 7, at the historic site, 201 W. Washington.
GCA event in May to be given new name: Ronda’s Run 5K
March 26, 2013
This year’s installment of Genesis Christian Academy’s annual 5K will have a different name.
Tonganoxie High School to host blood drive Friday
March 26, 2013
The Tonganoxie High School Student Council is sponsoring a spring blood drive later this week.
Springdale News
March 26, 2013
Pleasant Ridge Schools are on spring break this week. Ema Schwinn and Courtney Zule visited their great-grandma, Evelyn Schwinn, on Thursday, March 14. Isabella and Aubrey Gillaspie visited on Friday, March 15. It was a fun time.
McLouth Happenings
March 26, 2013
Everyone is welcome to attend services for the remainder of Holy Week around the McLouth community.
Jarbalo Jottings
March 26, 2013
There will be a Maundy Thursday service at 7 p.m. at Jarbalo United Methodist Church. There will be an Easter sunrise service at 7 a.m. at the church. A breakfast will follow. Regular church is at 10:30 a.m.
Remember When: A Community Review
March 26, 2013
A Tip of the Hat: Andrew Dent may have watched the parade from the sidelines, but clearly, Andrew and the hundreds of other parade-goers who also sported the green, played a big part in Tonganoxie’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade. Andrew is the son of Scott and Lisa Dent.
5 questions: Radio relief
March 26, 2013
Douglas County Emergency Management Director Teri Smith explains why National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration All-Hazard radios should be in all homes as Kansas enters the severe weather season.
Area legislators to speak at VFW forum Saturday
March 26, 2013
First State Bank and Trust and Tonganoxie VFW Post 9271 are sponsoring a legislative update at 1 p.m. Saturday at the post home, 910 E. First St., Tonganoxie.
Students raise more than $2,000 for local family
March 26, 2013
Tonganoxie Elementary School students raised $2,275 for the family of a parent who died earlier this month.
THS senior participates in Huntsville space academy
March 26, 2013
A Tonganoxie High School senior was one of four Kansas students selected to attend for the Honeywell Leadership Challenge Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Ala.
Tonganoxie High School grad on president’s honor roll
March 26, 2013
Rachel Sparks, Tonganoxie, was named to the president’s honor roll at Johnson County Community College for the fall 2012 semester.
Final forum about city of 2nd class Monday in Tonganoxie
March 26, 2013
Residents will have a final chance to voice their opinions about Tonganoxie’s move to its status as city of the second class.