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Remembering Justin golf tourney set for Sept. 28
September 15, 2014
A golf tournament and silent auction benefitting Remembering Justin, Inc., will take place at Sept. 28 at Dub’s Dread Golf Course in Kansas City, Kan.
7 protected white pelicans shot in Kansas
September 15, 2014
A game warden in northern Kansas is asking the public for help to find anyone connected to the shooting death of seven American white pelicans.
Courtney leads charge as McLouth blanks Immac
September 15, 2014
In McLouth High’s opening game, Jack Courtney powered the Bulldogs to a win with his arm. Last week, he did it with his legs.
Kansas efficiency taskforce to meet this week
September 15, 2014
A wide range of topics will be on the table when a new Kansas commission meets to look for efficiencies within the state’s public school system.
KCC investment rulings might save customers money
September 15, 2014
Kansas Corporation Commission decisions on utility investments could save customers millions of dollars.
Analysis: Kobach at center of Kansas Senate drama
September 14, 2014
Secretary of State Kris Kobach’s position as chief Kansas elections officer is allowing him to play a marquee role in the political drama surrounding Democrat Chad Taylor’s attempt to get off the ballot in the U.S. Senate race.
Kansas City Connection: Lots to do in KC this fall
September 14, 2014
If you ask me, fall is the best time of year to explore Kansas City. In addition to the bright colors and pleasantly cool temperatures, an abundance of festivals, concerts and activities make an autumn visit to KC a must. Here are a few seasonal highlights and ideas for what to check out.
Small Kansas towns seeing movie theater revival
September 14, 2014
In an era where watching movies is as easy as logging onto the Internet or making a selection from a supermarket display, small communities across Kansas are reviving old theaters to give residents a place to socialize while taking in the latest flick.
Chieftains can’t hold early lead at Turner
10:34 p.m., September 12, 2014 Updated 03:08 p.m.
Once again, Tonganoxie High started the second half with a lead. Once again, inexperience reared its ugly head after the break.
Vietnam vet named grand marshal for Leavenworth County Veterans Day Parade
September 12, 2014
A Vietnam veteran who grew up in Leavenworth will be this year’s Leavenworth County Veterans Day Parade grand marshal.
Chieftain cross country runs well at Holton
Funk, Bristol lead McLouth
05:23 p.m., September 12, 2014 Updated 03:50 p.m.
The Tonganoxie High cross country teams each posted top-two finishes Thursday at the Holton Invitational. The Chieftain boys won the team title with 47 points, while the girls took second with 39 points.
THS volleyball suffers first loss
September 12, 2014
The Tonganoxie High volleyball went punch for punch with Baldwin on Thursday, but suffered its first loss of the season in straight sets, 28-26, 25-21, 25-23.
Chieftain soccer blanks Perry
September 12, 2014
Asher Huseman notched a hat trick and five Tonganoxie High soccer players scored at least once in an 8-0 win Thursday against Perry-Lecompton.
Kansas high court to hear offender registry case
September 11, 2014
The Kansas Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Thursday on whether to uphold a judge’s ruling that removed a convicted child molester’s name from the state’s offender registry — a case with implications for hundreds, if not thousands, of people whose listing requirements were retroactively lengthened.
Suspicious man turns out to be new school employee
September 11, 2014
Reports of a suspicious man seen trying to get into a southern Kansas school turned out to be a new employee who forgot the correct way to enter the building.
Fundraiser aids students with backpacks, supplies
September 11, 2014
Reece and Nichols is having its third annual back-to-school fundraiser.
American Legion gun show, flea market Sept. 27-28
September 11, 2014
Tonganoxie American Legion Post 41 will have a benefit gun show and flea market later this month. The local post will have the event from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 27 and 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds.
Commission approves $3.5M for Westar Energy
September 11, 2014
Westar Energy has agreed to delay a request for a rate increase related to nuclear power plant upgrades as part of an agreement approved by a state commission.
Local Democrats set picnic fundraiser for Sept. 20
September 11, 2014
The Leavenworth County Democrats are planning a second annual picnic fundraiser from 4-7 p.m. Sept. 20 at VFW Park in Tonganoxie, 900 E. First St.
Tonganoxie citywide garage sales Sept. 27
September 11, 2014
Tonganoxie’s citywide garage sale will be later this month.