Archive for Wednesday, November 12, 2008

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Learning to roar will come
November 12, 2008
Somewhere in this country is a 12-year-old girl, sitting in a bath tub, razor in hand, beginning a rite of passage into young womanhood: preparing to shave her legs
Remembering good, old days at Ottawa University
November 12, 2008
Walking across the campus of Ottawa University, I noted that much has changed, yet it remained familiar and serene.
Historic election lauded
November 12, 2008
History was made on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008, when for the first time an African-American man was elected president of the United States of America.
Project Grad sends thanks
November 12, 2008
Thank you to the participants, sponsors, vendors and volunteers who participated in the 2008 Car Show at Basehor-Linwood High School on Oct. 11.
NASCAR butts out
November 12, 2008
The message that secondhand smoke is as dangerous as lighting up a cigarette continues to take root.
Kiwanis members dine with spouses
November 12, 2008
Edwardsville Kiwanis Club members and spouses attended New Dinner Theatre last week.
GOP elects officers
November 12, 2008
The Wyandotte County Republican Central Committee recently held its election of officers.
Folks flock to Veterans Day parade
This year’s event attracts more than 200 groups
November 12, 2008
Patriotic music on Tuesday morning filled the streets of downtown Leavenworth as people from all over gathered to celebrate the bravery and sacrifice of all U.S. veterans.
Jefferson County rejects move of Wakarusa Festival to ranch
November 12, 2008
The band will play on, but where is now a bigger question than ever.
Candidates react to results
November 12, 2008
Leavenworth County voters handed two incumbents their hats in Tuesday’s elections, turning out a one-term Republican state senator and a six-term Democratic district attorney.
Governor appoints local judge; another round will determine 2nd seat
November 12, 2008
Gov. Kathleen Sebelius has named a Tonganoxie attorney to be the new district judge for Leavenworth and Atchison counties.