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McLouth basketball teams sweep Immaculata
Bulldogs will host JCN on Friday
February 18, 2014
The McLouth High girls have consecutive wins for the first time this season after Tuesday’s 51-31 win against Leavenworth-Immaculata.
Chieftain basketball teams win at Turner
10:19 p.m., February 18, 2014 Updated 02:22 p.m.
The Tonganoxie High basketball teams both got back on the winning track Tuesday at Turner.
KU hospital gets $3.5 million expansion gift
February 18, 2014
The University of Kansas Hospital has received $3.5 million in private donations toward construction of a new facility.
Kaw Valley League basketball standings: Feb. 18
February 18, 2014
Here is a look at the league standings entering today’s games, as well as what’s on tap this week.
Kansas bill would permit teachers to spank students until they bruise
February 18, 2014
A Kansas lawmaker is proposing a bill that would allow teachers, caregivers and parents to spank children hard enough to leave marks.
Tonganoxie City Council votes to demolish former police station
February 18, 2014
The landscape of a main downtown intersection will be changing.
Tonganoxie moves forward with Washington Street sidewalk plans
February 18, 2014
After months of discussion, a sidewalk extension along Washington Street that would connect Genesis Christian Academy to the existing sidewalk to the east continues to move forward.
Young Frankenstein’ to be staged starting Friday in Leavenworth
February 18, 2014
River City Community Players’ opening weekend for “Young Frankenstein” begins Friday in Leavenworth.
Letter to the editor: Snow shoveling help appreciated
February 18, 2014
I am writing this letter so that the nicest man in the world might read it.
Losing streak hits four for THS girls
February 18, 2014
The Chieftain girls found themselves in close games last week against two of the top teams in the league, but couldn’t find any late offense in back-to-back losses at home.
Chieftain boys drop two close games to ranked teams
February 18, 2014
The Tonganoxie High boys went toe-to-toe with two of the state’s top teams last week. Unfortunately, though, neither hard-fought battle resulted in a win.
Both McLouth hoops teams go 1-2 in three-game week
February 18, 2014
The McLouth high basketball teams played three road games in five days last week. Both Bulldog teams went 1-2 with the boys winning at Kansas City Christian and the girls winning at Jackson Heights.
THS standout Griffin to jump at Wichita State
February 18, 2014
Each of Haley Griffin’s first three track and field seasons have ended at the state meet at Wichita State University. Griffin will try to wrap up her senior season at the same venue this spring, but regardless, she’s hardly done competing at Cessna Stadium.