Archive for Thursday, July 26, 2007

Also from July 26

Polls

How many high school reunions have you attended?

Response Percent
None
 
61%
One
 
16%
More than three
 
12%
Three
 
6%
Two
 
3%
Total 31

All stories

Cavalry give game away with errors
Nine miscues lead to 14-4 loss in Zone Tournament opener
July 26, 2007
After watching Atchison upset Blue Valley Northwest in the first game of Wednesday’s American Legion Class AAA Zone 1 Tournament at Lansing High, the Lansing Cavalry appeared to be in good shape to take a walk to the tournament finals.
Division I schools eye LHS running back Hill
July 26, 2007
Football practice doesn’t begin for a few more weeks, but Lansing High senior running back Chris Hill has been thinking football all summer long - both at the high school and college level.
Music festival supports youth outreach group
July 26, 2007
People who will be at Tonganoxie VFW Park on Saturday probably will have a case of the blues.
FBLA team places fourth
Two Lansing High students win big at nationals
July 26, 2007
Just because something isn’t illegal, does that make it right?
Council OKs park, street funding
July 26, 2007
As Mayor Kenneth Bernard was leaving the dais after last week’s City Council meeting, he paused for a comment.
LHS alumni reunite during dinner, dance
July 26, 2007
Whether it’s been as long as 60 years or as few as two years, Lansing High graduates don’t have to completely leave behind the four years they spent making friends and memories in school.
Reds unable to defend title
July 26, 2007
There was no worst-to-first story for the Lansing Reds this year.
Lansing Lion football camps
July 26, 2007
Lansing High football coach Bill Pekarek and his staff will conduct a youth football camp July 28, Aug. 4 and Aug. 11 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at the LHS practice fields.
Women’s Division names top yards for June, July
July 26, 2007
The Women’s Division of the Leavenworth-Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the winners of its Yard of the Month awards for June and July.
Congresswomen introduce Medicaid drug changes
Proposal seeks to bolster rural pharmacies, help elderly
July 26, 2007
Congresswomen from Kansas and Missouri this week introduced a bill they say would make Medicaid reimbursements for generic drugs more favorable for community pharmacies and protect Medicaid recipients.
LHS graduate earns scholarships
July 26, 2007
Nathaniel Markovetz, Lansing, has been honored with two scholarships from Missouri State University.
Work to close intersection
July 26, 2007
The intersection of Olive and Main streets will be closed for construction next week.
Blazers crush Cubs at Zone, 32-0
July 26, 2007
The clear blue sky, 90-degree temperature and gentle breeze were ideal conditions for playing baseball on Tuesday afternoon at Harvey Drake Field.
Lansing softball players help After SHOCK win league title
July 26, 2007
Three members of the Lansing High softball program have had a busy summer on the local circuit.
Providence Saint John Golf Classic
July 26, 2007
The Providence Saint John Foundation will play host to its eighth annual golf tournament at the Brookridge Golf and Country Club at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 27.
Area lawmakers take interim posts
July 26, 2007
Two area lawmakers will have leadership posts on interim committees taking up business in the Kansas Legislature.
Prison ordered in fatal wreck
July 26, 2007
A Leavenworth woman who pleaded no contest to manslaughter in the death of a Lansing woman in an April traffic accident has been sentenced to 5 1/2 years in prison.
LHS Alumni Association Golf Classic
July 26, 2007
The inaugural Lansing High School Alumni Association Golf Classic will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Leavenworth Country Club.
Resurfacing to begin on K-7 in Johnson, Wyandotte counties
July 26, 2007
Commuters into the Kansas suburbs of Kansas City could face some delays beginning next week as resurfacing of part of an area highway gets under way.
CR1 funds in Senate proposal
July 26, 2007
The federal government could kick in half a million dollars toward construction of a Leavenworth County road that would accommodate a proposed turnpike interchange.
Craig J. Davis
1948-2007
July 26, 2007
Services for Craig J. Davis, 56, Leavenworth, were Tuesday, July 24, 2007, at Davis Funeral Chapel, Leavenworth
Yvonne Piper Hawk
1943-2007
July 26, 2007
A funeral Mass for Yvonne Piper Hawk, 64, Leavenworth, was Monday, July 23, at the Memorial Chapel at Fort Leavenworth.
Masters of their garden
July 26, 2007
A quick stroll through John and Judi Barbee’s yard is all that’s needed to see why the couple is the envy of their Lansing neighborhood.
On the record
July 26, 2007
Lansing Fire calls for the week leading up to July 26, 2007.
School enrollment scheduled today in Lansing
July 26, 2007
It’s the homestretch of summer break for Lansing area students as school enrollment advances and the first day of class looms.
County backs up on cultural grant funding
July 26, 2007
The Leavenworth County Historical Society won’t have to sweat out the paperwork to receive a county funding grant in 2008, after all.