Archive for Wednesday, January 8, 2014

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Kansas: Sex trafficking charges change for Wichita couple
January 8, 2014
A federal grand jury on Tuesday revised the charges against a massage parlor owner and his wife accused of sex trafficking in Wichita, just a week before the case goes to trial.
Springdale News
January 8, 2014
It was a beautiful white Christmas Day when most of the Schwinn family went to the home of Mike and Kristie Clatk for a Christmas dinner and visiting.
Jarbalo Jottings
January 8, 2014
Frances Jeannin had a family Christmas dinner the Saturday before Christmas weigh 25 guests. On Christmas day, she had breakfast with Kenny and Wanda Jeannin and lunch with Pat and Michele Jeannin. She visited Phil and Pam Jeannin on her way home.
Students named to Baker dean’s list
January 8, 2014
Area students were named to Baker University’s College of Arts and Sciences and School of Education undergraduate dean’s list for maintaining a 3.5 grade-point average during the fall 2013 semester at the Baldwin City university.
Local food, wine, gifts to be sold at Jan. 25 event
January 8, 2014
Local vendors will be selling food, wine and gifts from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Florence Riford Senior Center.
Local student named to Benedictine dean’s list
January 8, 2014
A McLouth resident has been named to the fall 2013 at Benedictine College.
Legislative coffee set for Saturday at VFW Hall
January 8, 2014
Area senators and representatives have been invited to a legislative coffee from 9-11 a.m. Saturday at the Tonganoxie VFW Post Home, 901 E. First St.
Chieftain basketball teams sweep Bishop Ward
January 8, 2014
Four players reached double figures as the Tonganoxie High boys opened 2014 with an 82-55 drubbing of Bishop Ward at home.
Chieftain wrestlers return to mat Thursday at Spring Hill
January 8, 2014
Fresh off a tournament title in its own gymnasium, the Tonganoxie High wrestling team has returned to the mat. With little time to rest between now and the end of the season, the Chieftains are ready to carry their strong 2013 finish into the new year.
Kansas: House education committee won’t change
January 8, 2014
Education lobbyists at the Kansas Statehouse were surprised to hear Monday that there will be no changes in the makeup of the House Education Committee, where a bill to greatly expand the state’s charter school law failed last year by a single vote.
Tonganoxie police calls for Dec. 27-Jan. 7
January 8, 2014
Tonganoxie police calls for Dec. 27-Jan. 7, 2014:
Basehor OKs sign for liquor store, rejects church’s pro-life signs
January 8, 2014
The Basehor City Planning and Zoning Commission approved a new liquor store sign off State Avenue on Tuesday night while also voting against a temporary pro-life sign in front of a church.
5 questions: Sticking to your resolutions
12:00 a.m., January 8, 2014 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The new year always begins with ambitious resolutions. Despite lofty personal goals for 2014, the truth is most people fall short of achieving them. According to the Journal of Clinical Psychology, about 54 percent of people fail to maintain their resolutions at the six-month mark of the new year. So, we went to to find out how to better ensure your resolutions do not fall by the wayside.