Local news

Springdale News
March 18, 2014
The Schwinn brothers, Dan, John and Bill recently attended a dinner meeting in Lawrence for Millard Management Crop Insurance.
Jarbalo Jottings
March 18, 2014
Jarbalo United Methodist Women met Wednesday March 12 at the church. President Marilyn Oxley opened the meeting and Rev. Larry Grove gave a prayer.
Tonganoxie moves forward with tearing down police station
March 18, 2014
Tonganoxie will move ahead with demolishing the former Tonganoxie police station.
Face to Face: Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce’s Michelle Derry
March 18, 2014
This week’s Face to Face feature profiles Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce vice president Michelle Derry.
Tonganoxie man cited for painting traditional green stripe down Fourth Street
March 17, 2014
A green stripe has been painted down Fourth Street all but one year of the St. Patrick’s Parade through downtown Tonganoxie.
McLouth Happenings: Donkey basketball coming to MHS next week
March 17, 2014
Bob and Alfreda Ryan went March 10 to Pleasant Ridge High School to see their granddaughter Sarajo Mance inducted into the National Honor Society.
Tonganoxie police calls for March 10-12, 2014
March 13, 2014
Tonganoxie police calls for March 10-12, 2014
Crowning achievement: Tonganoxie hairstylist is newest Mrs. Kansas
March 12, 2014
Donna Hoegler stood on the Folly Theater stage ready to answer a judge’s question.
Tonganoxie grocer not selling recalled beef
March 11, 2014
The recent fresh beef recall hasn’t affected products in Tonganoxie.
Face to Face: Community National Bank’s Art Hancock
March 11, 2014
This week’s Face to Face profile is about Community National Bank’s Art Hancock.
Tonganoxie police calls for March 6-10, 2014
March 10, 2014
Tonganoxie police calls for March 6-10, 2014:
Kansas Supreme Court: State’s public school funding levels are unconstitutional
10:12 a.m., March 7, 2014 Updated 05:10 p.m.
The Kansas Supreme Court said Friday the state’s current public school funding levels are unconstitutional. In the much-anticipated ruling, the court said Kansas’ poor school districts were harmed when the state made the decision to cut certain payments when tax revenues declined during the Great Recession.
Tonganoxie police calls, March 3-5, 2014
March 6, 2014
Tonganoxie police calls for March 3-5, 2014:
Tonganoxie officials delay demolition plans for former police station
10:38 a.m., March 4, 2014 Updated 11:22 a.m.
The Tonganoxie City Council will be getting a second opinion before moving forward to demolish the former Tonganoxie police station.