Archive for Thursday, January 25, 2007

Also from January 25

On the street
Polls

For this spring's election, what's grabbed your eye the most?

Response Percent
Lansing City Council
 
59%
Lansing School Board
 
37%
County administrator question
 
3%
Total 27

All stories

Freshman boys regroup, rout Piper
January 25, 2007
Two days after playing with a lack of focus in a first-round loss at the 43rd annual Lansing Freshman Basketball Tournament, the Lansing High boys regrouped and routed Piper in the consolation semifinals, 69-54.
Jackson, LHS boys on a roll
Lions place fifth at Tonganoxie Invitational Tournament, have won four of last five
January 25, 2007
There’s no doubt in Rod Briggs’ mind why the Lansing High boys basketball team dominated Jefferson County West on Saturday.
County places administrator question on ballot
January 25, 2007
Leavenworth County Commissioners J.C. Tellefson and Clyde Graeber both have made campaign promises regarding creation of a county administrator’s post - Tellefson in the 2006 election season; Graeber in 2004.
Passion becomes recipe for business
January 25, 2007
A mother of three, Shannon Herring knows what it feels like to come home after work and not want to cook.
Current editor to take on additional duties
January 25, 2007
Effective next week, The Mirror of Tonganoxie and the Basehor Sentinel newspapers will have a new top manager.
Lansing wrestlers collect 4 titles at Holton Tourney
Wood, Buehler, Flynn, Hinckley nab individual championships
January 25, 2007
Things didn’t look good for the Lansing High wrestling team after the first round of wrestling Saturday at the Gerold Sadowski Invitational at Holton High School.
Dream-come-true farm wins honor
January 25, 2007
When Dorothy Korb was a teen, her parents took their children on a country drive around Tonganoxie. Just north of town, Korb said, she was amazed to find a lovely valley surrounded by rolling hills.
Conservation lessons learned early in life
January 25, 2007
Ron Ernzen sells real estate by day but is a farmer at heart.
Farmer returns to his roots, wins award
January 25, 2007
Elmer Karczewski went into the U.S. Air Force to get away from farming. After 23 years in the military, guess what career Karczewski selected? Farming.
Conservation work helps lure wildlife
Basehor couple transformed land into inviting area
January 25, 2007
Wild turkeys, deer, geese and the occasional bobcat all call the Grafke farm home.
Residents weigh in on idea of county administrator
January 25, 2007
Area residents told the Leavenworth County Commission what they thought about creating a county administrator position.
Church to present college choir
January 25, 2007
Church of the Open Door will present the Calvary Chorale from Calvary Bible College, Kansas City, Mo.
Langston Toedter
January 25, 2007
Langston Toedter, son of Steve and Kendra Toedter, Lansing, celebrated his first birthday Jan. 7, 2006.
Kendall Toedter
January 25, 2007
Kendall Toedter, daughter of Steve and Kendra Toedter, Lansing, celebrated her first birthday Jan. 7, 2006.
Gable
January 25, 2007
John and Phyllis Gable celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Jan. 14.
Trapp
January 25, 2007
Wayne and Anita Trapp, Lansing, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
Spring election fields set
Late filing forces primary for City Council Ward 2 post
January 25, 2007
The filing deadline has passed and the field is set for this spring’s Lansing City Council and Lansing School Board elections.
Silo artist eyes second coat
January 25, 2007
People always seem to think Steve Buffo is a Kansas State University fan. But can you blame them?
Keeping journal carries benefits
January 25, 2007
There are many advantages of keeping a journal, to establish dates and events in our life. We tend to forget when certain events happen.
Anti-racisim author to speak at KCKCC
January 25, 2007
A well-known anti-racism activist and author will make an appearance at Kansas City Kansas Community College on Tuesday, Jan. 30.
Second … but not satisfied
Lions not celebrating close loss to No. 1 Chieftains
January 25, 2007
Last month after the Lansing High girls basketball team’s late rally against Tonganoxie fell two points short, the Lions were all smiles.
This week on LGTV, Channel 2
January 25, 2007
Here’s the broadcast schedule through next week for the city of Lansing’s government access channel, LGTV, Channel 2.
Scoreboard
January 25, 2007
Lansing sports scores and results for the week leading up to Jan. 25, 2007.
City seeks volunteer applicants
January 25, 2007
The city of Lansing is looking for volunteers.
Lansing High junior varsity girls fall to Tongie at Mill Valley Tourney
January 25, 2007
Tonganoxie continues to be a nemesis for the Lansing High junior varsity girls basketball team.
Defense is limited as freshman boys fall
Lions lose opener of home tournament
January 25, 2007
The Lansing High boys did plenty of scoring Monday night during the first round of the 43rd annual Lansing Freshman Basketball Tournament.
Xavier, Immaculata events to celebrate Catholic Schools Week
January 25, 2007
Catholic Schools Week kicks off Sunday with a celebration of parish communities.
Lansing students to jump rope for charity’s efforts
January 25, 2007
An upcoming physical education unit will give Lansing youngsters an opportunity to earn prizes while they raise awareness and money to fight heart disease.
8th-grader wins geography bee
January 25, 2007
Cullen Moriarty is Lansing Middle School’s geography bee champion.
Scholarship honors future teachers
January 25, 2007
The Lansing Education Association will award an $800 scholarship to a Lansing School District graduate who will student teach in fall 2007.
Students headed to county bee
January 25, 2007
The top performers at Lansing school spelling bees will head to the Leavenworth County Spelling Bee next week.
USM lists honor roll
January 25, 2007
Thirteen students from Lansing have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Saint Mary for the fall 2006 semester. To qualify, students must post a 3.5 grade-point average or better.
Gary A. McRill
1941-2006
January 25, 2007
Private graveside services for Gary A. McRill, 65, Lansing, will be Friday, Jan. 26, at Mount Muncie Cemetery, Lansing.
Martine Piper
1913-2006
January 25, 2007
A memorial service for Martine Piper, 93, of Atchison, was Friday, Jan. 19, at Arensberg-Pruett Funeral Home in Atchison.
WU lists honor roll
January 25, 2007
Several area students were named to Washburn University’s Dean’s Honor Roll for the fall 2006 semester.