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Which girls team will win the Tonganoxie Invitational Tournament?

Response Percent
Chanute
 
33%
Tonganoxie
 
33%
Silver Lake
 
22%
Lansing
 
11%
Total 9

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Bulldogs open tournament with OT thriller
January 21, 2014
Five McLouth High players reached double figures as the Bulldogs eked out an 88-87 overtime win against Maranatha Christian Academy in the quarterfinal round of their home tournament.
THS girls win, boys fall in Invitational openers
January 21, 2014
The Tonganoxie High girls trailed by three points midway through the fourth quarter, but went on a game-ending, 10-2 run to secure a 40-35 win against Eudora in their Tonganoxie Invitational opener on Tuesday.
Shawnee man: Caller posed as officer to collect bogus fine
04:20 p.m., January 21, 2014 Updated 04:20 p.m.
For the second time in about a week, a Shawnee resident reported receiving a call from a man posing as a law enforcement officer seeking payment of an unpaid fine.
Kansas: Topeka panel hears fracking testimony
January 21, 2014
Geologists tell a Kansas House committee that more seismic monitoring in the state could help determine hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is connected to earthquakes.
THS wrestlers earn three top-eight finishes in Basehor
January 21, 2014
For some, last week’s Bobcat Classic was a chance to see some of the top talent the Midwest up close. For others, it was a chance to see how they stacked up against that same competition. Up and down the Tonganoxie High roster, both missions were accomplished.
Kansas: Wichita hits record number of homeless children in schools
January 21, 2014
The number of homeless children in the Wichita school district is expected to set a record this year.
Chieftains open tournament play today
Boys to face Jeff West, girls draw Eudora
January 21, 2014
Local basketball enthusiasts hardly will be starved for entertainment this week, as one of the state’s longest running tournaments has returned to the Tonganoxie High gymnasium.
McLouth enters home tourney on four-game win streak
January 21, 2014
The McLouth boys will try to push their current win streak to five games when they open McLouth Invitational Tournament play at 6 p.m. against Maranatha Christian Academy.
Tonganoxie mother surprised to be First Baby contest winner
January 21, 2014
Lisa Smart was expecting that her baby would be born on her due date — even beyond the date.
Bonner Springs, Basehor libraries join in family reading effort
January 21, 2014
Libraries in Basehor, Bonner Springs, Linwood and Tonganoxie are making a joint effort to encourage families to read together next month.