Archive for Thursday, January 18, 2007

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Polls

Now that the Lansing High girls basketball team is in the winner's bracket of the Tonganoxie Invitational Tournament, how will the Lions finish?

Response Percent
A strong showing will end with a loss in the finals.
 
40%
First place, baby! Lions all the way!
 
37%
Sorry, one win is all they’ve got in them. Fourth place at best.
 
13%
Third place with a 2-1 tournament record.
 
8%
Total 37

All stories

County commission releases agenda for the week of Jan. 22-26
January 18, 2007
Here’s the county commission agenda for Jan. 22-26.
Flynn wins a ‘classic’
Lansing High junior topples two No. 1-ranked opponents to claim Bobcat Classic title
January 18, 2007
If the match hadn’t taken place in January, it would’ve been easy to mistake the 145-pound championship Saturday at the Bobcat Classic for being a showdown in the state finals.
Chamber honors retired general
Lansing resident named Citizen of the Year
January 18, 2007
Lansing resident Robert Arter has been honored as the Leavenworth-Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year.
No. 5 Atchison outkicks LHS in final minutes
January 18, 2007
The two-game winning streak is gone, but the Lansing High boys basketball team has its sights set on another one.
Candidate filing deadline draws near
January 18, 2007
Time is running out for candidates to enter the race for spots on the Lansing City Council and Lansing School Board.
LHS senior party gets new venue
Operation Graduation moving to Dave & Buster’s in 2007
January 18, 2007
Lansing High School seniors have another draw luring them to the Legends entertainment complex.
State begins push to land bio center
January 18, 2007
Kansas is putting forward a full-court press to land the proposed National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility.
Lansing native Fardelmann garners hockey honors at BC
January 18, 2007
A Lansing native continues to make her mark on the college hockey scene.
Briggs sends Lions into semifinals
Freshman sinks six free throws in final minute to ice victory
January 18, 2007
The Lansing High girls basketball team has chosen to live and die by the three-point shot this season, but Monday afternoon free throws ultimately saved the Lions.
Lansing museum setting a path for growth
January 18, 2007
Attendance at the Lansing Historical Museum nearly tripled in 2006, the first year that operations were overseen by the City of Lansing. But city staffers say it’s just the beginning for the museum.
Staff development options under study
Late start or early dismissal one day a week could offer more time for teacher training
January 18, 2007
The 2007-‘08 school year would include more staff development time for teachers, and therefore additional days off for students, if Lansing principals had their druthers.
LMS lists honor roll students
January 18, 2007
Lansing Middle School has announced its honor rolls for the second quarter.
Commodity commission ballots distributed to eligible voters
January 18, 2007
The Kansas Department of Agriculture this week announced that ballots to elect commissioners to the state’s five commodity commissions - corn, grain sorghum, soybeans, sunflowers and wheat - have been mailed to registered voters in districts in the eastern third of the state.
Airport a reminder of terrorism’s cost
January 18, 2007
It seems that we no longer have the stomach for the fight to preserve our way of life.
Sign up now for Parks and Rec youth soccer
January 18, 2007
Lansing Parks and Recreation will be taking sign-ups for youth soccer through Feb. 16. Registration will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at the Lansing Parks and Recreation office located in the Lansing Activity Center, 108 S. Second St.
Bedside manner
January 18, 2007
Lansing residents Norman and Margarette Nolop were treated to a special lunch on their 57th wedding anniversary on Monday, Jan. 15, at Cushing Memorial Hospital where Margarette was a patient.
Mayor keeps the focus on streets
January 18, 2007
When Mayor Kenneth Bernard considers the impact Lansing’s growth will have on local small businesses, one area takes priority: roads.
Reno Bobwhites
January 18, 2007
The regular monthly meeting of the Reno Bobwhites 4-H Club was called to order on Thursday, Jan. 4, by substituting president Hillary Saathoff. Roll call was answered by “how many inches of snow will we get in the new year?”
Boling 4-H
January 18, 2007
Boling 4-H Club conducted monthly meetings Dec. 11 and Jan. 8 at the Grange building.
Reigning over Winter Royalty
January 18, 2007
Meet Lansing High School’s 2007 Winter Royalty king and queen.
Board votes to extend superintendent’s pact
January 18, 2007
Randal Bagby’s tenure with the Lansing School District will continue at least through 2009.
Rules for official newspaper set
January 18, 2007
Leavenworth County’s official newspaper will have a new task in addition to publishing the county’s official legal notices.
Quick to get involved
January 18, 2007
When Jim Pittman moved to Lansing in 1991, it didn’t take him long to get involved.
Heritage Center plans Mardi Gras party
January 18, 2007
The Heritage Center is bringing a little bit of New Orleans to the area next month.
First round girls games at a glance
January 18, 2007
A quick look at other girls first round games at the Tonganoxie Invitational Tournament.
First round boys games at a glance
January 18, 2007
A quick look at other first round boys games at the Tonganoxie Invitational Tournament.
Scoreboard
January 18, 2007
Lansing sports scores and results for the week leading up to Jan. 18, 2007.
LHS National Honor Society welcomes 27 new members at LHS
January 18, 2007
Meet the newest class of scholars inducted into the National Honor Society at Lansing High School.
Bee season takes flight
January 18, 2007
Taylor White knows how to get the most out of a music lesson - even how to spell words.
Leavenworth County Commission agenda
For week of Jan. 22, 2007
January 18, 2007
Here’s the Leavenworth County Commission agenda for the week of Jan. 22, 2007.
Engagement: Jackmon-Swinton
January 18, 2007