Archive for Wednesday, April 23, 2008

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Flood watch issued for Leavenworth County
April 23, 2008
Leavenworth County is one of several counties in Kansas and Missouri included in a National Weather Service flood watch, issued Wednesday. The watch will begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday and will be in effect through Thursday morning.
Welcome back! Fort Riley soldiers come home
April 23, 2008
About 300 soldiers marched into Building 88312 on Custer Hill for a long-awaited reunion at 3:45 p.m.
4-H Foundation to hold annual meeting
April 23, 2008
The Leavenworth County 4-H Foundation will conduct its annual meeting this weekend in Tonganoxie.
Truth depends on perspective
April 23, 2008
What was it Obama said: “bitter, cling to religion and guns”? Why the firestorm of reaction if there wasn’t an element of truth in his reflection? What difference does it make anyway? One man’s opinion is another man’s truth
It’s true: There’s no place like Kansas
April 23, 2008
After a 2,800-mile trip driving through rural Texas and New Mexico, I have to agree with Dorothy of “Wizard of Oz” fame.
Basehor making strides with building safefty
April 23, 2008
America will celebrate Building Safety Week from May 5 through 11. The theme is “Building Safety: Where You Live, Work and Play.” The City of Basehor Building Safety Department is participating this year.
Sandstone changes name, again
New shows also announced
April 23, 2008
Sandstone Amphitheater has undergone yet another name change since January.
Kiwanis announces scholarship winners
April 23, 2008
Edwardsville Kiwanis Club has announced its scholarship winners. The Bonner Springs High School students will be honored at the Kiwanis Club meeting on May 1.
Arbor Day events planned in Bonner
April 23, 2008
The Bonner Beautiful Commission will present two special events Friday in celebration of Arbor Day.
Torneden files for commission
Sen. Pine announces re-election bid
April 23, 2008
The race for 3rd District Leavenworth County Commissioner now has more than one contender.
Why we relay…
April 23, 2008
Relay For Life starts at dusk and ends the next morning. The light and darkness of the day and night parallel the physical effects, emotions and mental state of a cancer patient while undergoing treatment.
Book chronicles KU’s run to NCAA basketball title
April 23, 2008
You experienced the championship, now you can read the book.
Community honors veterans with parade
April 23, 2008 in print edition on A10
George and Martha Washington and Paul Revere - or at least costumed versions - joined hundreds of spectators and participants at the 10th annual McLouth Patriots’ Day Parade Saturday.
Congressional hopeful speaks to local Republicans
April 23, 2008
Members of the Leavenworth County Republican Women had the opportunity to meet a prominent counterpart Monday at the Riverfront Community Center in downtown Leavenworth.