Archive for Thursday, August 23, 2018

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Tonganoxie City Council OKs plans for Casey’s final plat, approves industrial bond issuance, delays decision on daycare zoning
August 23, 2018
A new Casey’s General Store cleared a notable benchmark. The Tonganoxie City Council approved, 4-0, a final plat for a new project for the convenience store chain. The store is to be built in the area generally between Fifth and Sixth streets on the west side of U.S. Highway 24-40.
Tonganoxie USD 464 budget approved; raises and personnel recommendations OK’d
August 23, 2018
The 2018-19 Tonganoxie USD 464 budget has been approved. Board members met for a public hearing in a special meeting Monday and then approved the budget, which calls for a mill levy that will be just a bit lower than the district’s 2017-18 rate and about the same rate as 2016-17. The school board approved the budget at a special meeting Monday night.
Tonganoxie soccer team has state on its mind
August 23, 2018
The current Tonganoxie High boys soccer team got a crack at a THS alumni team Saturday at Chieftain Park. Second-year coach Jon Orndorff got to see some of his former players from last year and other recent alumni take on the current squad. The friendly match ended with the alumni getting the victory, 9-2, but it was another opportunity for the 2018 edition of Tonganoxie soccer to get some more experience.
Meet-and-greet for new Tonganoxie USD 464 superintendent, administrative team, is Friday at football scirimmage tailgate
August 23, 2018
A meet-and-greet with new Tonganoxie USD 464 Superintendent Loren Feldkamp and other members of the district’s administrative team will take place Friday as a part of a tailgate celebration before the Tonganoxie High football Red-White Scrimmage. The event, which will feature door prizes and free food for the first 300 guests, will be 6-7 p.m. Friday near Beatty Field. Tonganoxie City firefighters will be serving the meal. Guests must be present to win the prizes. Members of the Tonganoxie High School Marching Band and the band’s drumline also are scheduled to perform.