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Who will have more success at his new school: Chris Klieman or Les Miles?

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Big fourth quarter sparks Tonganoxie boys in first victory of year
December 5, 2018
A big fourth quarter pushed the Tonganoxie High boys basketball team to its first victory of the season Tuesday. THS trailed Perry-Lecompton, 34-30, entering the fourth quarter, but an 18-5 fourth quarter helped Tonganoxie to a 48-39 road victory at Perry.
Tonganoxie High girls have rough outing in season opener against Louisburg
December 1, 2018
Louisburg outscored Tonganoxie in every quarter on the way to a 58-26 victory Friday night in the season opener for both girls basketball teams.
Louisburg boys basketball gets past Tonganoxie in season opener
December 1, 2018
Tonganoxie and Louisburg played a tightly contested season opener for both teams Friday in Louisburg, but the Wildcats eventually would pull away for a 60-50 victory in what was the inaugural Frontier League game for THS and coach Phil Jones’ first as head coach of the program.
Tonganoxie High wrestlers at two meets for season-opening weekend
December 1, 2018
The Tonganoxie High wrestling team opens the season today with two varsity meets. THS have split squads at Leavenworth and Wamego invitationals.
Tonganoxie school board approves personnel
December 1, 2018
The Tonganoxie USD 464 School Board approved personnel recommendations at its Nov. 13 meeting. Work agreements were approved for Deboarh Vinzant, student nutrition employee at the Tonganoxie High School west campus; Deborah Schmalz, custodial employee at THS west campus; and Lesley Harden, custodial employee at Tonganoxie Middle School.
Madrigal Feaste is Dec. 7 and 8 at TMS Commons Area
December 1, 2018
The return of merriment, wassail and the Boar’s Head is coming. This year’s Madrigal Feaste will be 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7 and 8 at the Tonganoxie Middle School Commons Area.
Proposed Leavenworth County Commission map splits Tonganoxie and Basehor into separate districts
December 1, 2018
Leavenworth County officials have posted a proposed 5-district commission map. Residents can visit the Leavenworth County website to see a proposed 5-district map for future county commissions. Voters approved by roughly a 2-to-1 margin increasing the number county commissioners from the current three commissioners to five.
Beard contest tonight at Ryan’s Public House to benefit youths at Children’s Mercy
November 30, 2018
Anyone participating in No Shave November or someone who simply is a beard enthusiast should visit Ryan’s Public House tonight.
2018-19 Tonganoxie High girls basketball roster
November 30, 2018
Here is this year’s Tonganoxie High girls basketball roster:
2018-19 Tonganoxie High boys basketball roster
08:00 a.m., November 30, 2018 Updated 06:36 a.m.
Here is the roster for Tonganoxie High boys basektball 2018-19:
2018-19 Tonganoxie High wrestling roster
November 29, 2018
Here is a look at Tonganoxie High’s 2018-19 wrestling roster:
Tonganoxie Public Library to have community forum tonight to discuss new home
November 28, 2018
Tonganoxie Public Library officials will have a community forum at 7 p.m. today to discuss plans for the new building, to be built at Fourth and Shawnee streets on the southern end of the former Tonganoxie Elementary School campus. Michelle Burdick Kaiser with Benson Method and SAPP Design architects and Curtis Golba with JE Dunn will be at the forum to also answer questions at the event, which will go until 8:30 p.m. at the Tonganoxie VFW 9271 Post Home. Building officials will be seeking feedback from the community to help in developing the new library. All library users are welcome to attend the event.
Leighty grant distributes $75,000 to local groups
November 28, 2018
Local organizations, departments and groups received more than $75,000 in grant funding this year thanks to another generous distribution from the Pete and Margaret Leighty scholarship. This marks the ninth year that the grant program has distributed funds through a committee of community members that selects the grant recipients. In total, the program has given out $441,000 in grants through the past nine years.
Miege wins 5th straight 4A football title
November 28, 2018
Kansas has its football state champions for 2018. Several games determined state titles Saturday across the state. Derby (13-0) won the Class 6A title with a 24-16 victory against Blue Valley North (9-4) in Emporia, while St. Thomas Aquinas won its first state title in school history with a 49-28 victory against Wichita Northwest in Pittsburg. Aquinas finished 13-0, while Northwest ended the year 12-1. The 6A game was played at Emporia State and the 5A title at Pittsburg State.
Jones leads Tonganoxie High boys basketball into new era
November 28, 2018
First-year Tonganoxie High boys basketball coach Phil Jones has been using a specific mantra this season. “New league, new coach, fresh start,” Jones said Tuesday morning. Jones has told his players they can “come in and make some noise” in the first season in the Frontier League. He has used the THS football team’s fortunes in the fall as an example.
Snow Day activity option in Tonganoxie: Write your letter to Santa
November 26, 2018
Beginning today, parents (and youths) can drop letters to Santa off at the front desk of the Tonganoxie Post Office. 1610 E. Woodfield Drive. The letters must be turned in by Dec. 14 to receive a response from Santa Claus. Be sure to include a return address with the letters. In addition, some of the letters may be shared with The Mirror newspaper and published in an upcoming edition or at The Tonganoxie Recreation Commission and Tonganoxie Public Library co-sponsor the Santa letters. Some letters may be shared in the The (Tonganoxie) Mirror.
Closings and late starts for the Tonganoxie area on Nov. 26
08:49 a.m., November 26, 2018 Updated 09:13 a.m.
Winter Storm Brutus caused many early closings on Sunday and cancellations and late openings Monday.
Winter Storm Bruce causing several cancellations in area
November 25, 2018
Winter Storm Bruce is making for an extended Thanksgiving holiday weekend for many students and teachers in the area. All Leavenworth County school districts — Tonganoxie USD 464, Basehor-Linwood USD 458, Lansing USD 469, Leavenworth USD 453 and Easton USD 449 (Pleasant Ridge) — all will have a snow day Monday. Genesis Christian Academy in Tonganoxie also will not have classes tomorrow.
Tonganoxie Friends of Library silent auction underway
November 21, 2018
Tonganoxie Friends of the Library is having its annual Christmas Silent Auction. The event, which runs through Dec. 15, will take place at the library. Bidders can drop by the library or download the Bid Beacon app to bid on their items. Use the auction code Q2CMPQ to get started. Proceeds will benefit the library.
Breakfast with Santa coming Dec. 15
November 21, 2018
Youths will get a chance to have breakfast with Santa in December at Tonganoxie Middle School. The event will be 8:30-11:30 a.m. Dec. 15 at the TMS commons area. Cost is $5 per person for both adults and children. The fee covers a pancake and sausage breakfast, photo with Santa Claus, craft tables for the children and a silent auction. Tickets will be sold at the door. Proceeds will benefit the Tonganoxie High School After Prom.