Local news

Tonganoxie USD 464 officials warn of phone scam
March 28, 2014
Tonganoxie USD 464 officials are warning businesses to be aware of someone trying to sell advertising for a school-related activity calendar.
Wind in Tonganoxie causes power outage, grass fire
Outage also affects traffic
04:49 p.m., March 27, 2014 Updated 05:25 p.m.
Electric power is being restored late Thursday afternoon in Tonganoxie.
USDA expands program
March 27, 2014
The United States Department of Agriculture has expanded its Farm Storage and Facility Loan Program, which provides low-interest financing to producers.
Springdale News
March 26, 2014
Herbert and Genevieve Schwinn, Danny, Linda and Evelyn Schwinn, Myron and Joyd Schwinn, Mary Barbara and Gary Allen and Caroline Thomas enoyed lunch together March 12 at Montana Mike’s. They were celebrating Mary Barbara (Schwinn) Allen’s 84th birthday.
Victory Baptist Church blood drive is Saturday
March 26, 2014
Victory Baptist Church is teaming up with the American Red Cross for a blood drive.
Tonganoxie community garage sale set for June 7
March 25, 2014
Tonganoxie will have its first community garage sale of the year June 7.
Maple Grove Cemetery Association annual meeting March 31
March 25, 2014
Tonganoxie Maple Grove Cemetery Association will have its annual meeting later this month.
Jarbalo Jottings
March 25, 2014
Thanks to everyone who helped at the Jarbalo United Methodist Church pancake supper — either those who worked or those who came to eat and give their donations. It was all appreciated.
Weseman to step down as Tonganoxie superintendent
March 25, 2014
Tonganoxie USD 464 Superintendent Randy Weseman has decided that he really is retiring this time.
Face to Face: Tonganoxie USD 464 board president Kris Grinter
March 25, 2014
This week’s Face to Face profile features Tonganoxie USD 464 school board president Kris Grinter.
Tonganoxie Maple Grove Cemetery Assoc. annual meeting March 31
March 24, 2014
Tonganoxie Maple Grove Cemetery Association will have its annual meeting later this month.
Tonganoxie Rec Commission corner: Gearing up for spring
March 24, 2014
The weather is warming up and the sun has even poked its head out from time to time.
Tonganoxie blood drive March 29 at Victory Baptist Church
March 20, 2014
Victory Baptist Church is teaming up with the American Red Cross for a blood drive.
Life of Kirby McRill to be told at Tonganoxie Community Historical Society meeting
March 20, 2014
The life of Kirby McRill will be explained next week.