Archive for Thursday, February 15, 2001

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Students get wrapped up in science lesson
February 15, 2001
Sam Wilcox said he wouldn’t have had the patience to be an embalmer in ancient Egypt.
Wildcats lose but show improvement
February 15, 2001
The DeSoto High School Wildcats have been steadily improving throughout Kaw Valley League play. However, the Wildcats lost 79-39 to Piper High School, one of the league’s best teams Tuesday night.
Pool project could yield grant money
February 15, 2001
A grant writer hired to seek funding for a proposed pool complex said there are a variety of grants available that could apply to the project.
City, school officials looking forward to spring
February 15, 2001
DeSoto city and school officials are ready to think spring.
Mary Guntert
February 15, 2001
Duke Neeland
February 15, 2001
Dave Anderson
February 15, 2001
County parks department to seek land
February 15, 2001
The Johnson County Recreation and Park District Board will review a five-year capital improvement plan next week that would aggressively pursue land acquisitions.
Mill Valley boys post big win over Lansing
February 15, 2001
Junior guard Cody Ptacek scored 17 points to help Mill Valley defeat host Lansing Thursday night, 62-41.
Lady Jaguars lose to tough Lansing team
February 15, 2001
Lansing continued the frustrating slide for the Mill Valley girls, using a second-half rout to win 49-26 Tuesday.
Council still waiting on Intervet decision
February 15, 2001
Three months after the DeSoto City Council offered Intervet Inc. an incentive package, the city is still waiting to learn if the company will locate a proposed research/distribution center here.
Letter
February 15, 2001
A look back at four busy years
February 15, 2001
Wolf should take her time, do the research
Editorial
February 15, 2001
When Johnson County Commissioner Susie Wolf took office in January, she inherited quite a responsibility.
Desoto History/Exploring the past
February 15, 2001
Mill Valley-DeSoto wrestlers end season with pair of wins
February 15, 2001
Mill Valley-DeSoto earned a pair of wins on senior night Thursday over Sumner Academy and Gardner-Edgerton. The team then competed in its last regular-season tournament Saturday at the Kaw Valley League Tournament.
Mayoral candidates weigh in
February 15, 2001
Anderson, Guntert and Neeland address issues as the Feb. 27 primary election nears.
Molding a bright future
DeSoto student wins regional art competition with first sculpture
February 15, 2001
Rachel Landers gave a somewhat elusive answer to the meaning of her glazed earthenware statue of a shackled slave.