Archive for Thursday, February 22, 2001

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City council candidates address issues
February 22, 2001
And then there was one
Dexter lone senior on Wildcat varsity squad
February 22, 2001
Chris Dexter has never been one to shy away from a challenge.
DHS girls win on the road
February 22, 2001
If the DeSoto girls basketball team had a theme song for last week it would be “On the Road Again.”
Wildcats lose heartbreaker to Lansing
February 22, 2001
The DeSoto Wildcats came close to spoiling Lansing’s senior night but lost to the Lions 67-66 on Friday.
Two Mill Valley wrestlers headed to state
February 22, 2001
Kaleigh Nicolle Pruitt
February 22, 2001
Housing developer goes 1-for-4
February 22, 2001
Commercial Group left last Thursday’s DeSoto City Council with an endorsement of its proposed senior housing complex.
TOTO searches for options
February 22, 2001
A forum on alternative uses for the Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant ended with both friends and foes of Oz Entertainment Co.’s redevelopment plan acknowledging they have work to do.
Business, civic leaders sound off on Oz
February 22, 2001
Take the time to vote in Tuesday’s primary
Editorial
February 22, 2001
DeSoto residents will go to the polls Tuesday to narrow the list of the city’s mayoral candidates from three to two and the list of city council candidates from six to four.
Diana Zwahlen
February 22, 2001
Emil Urbanek
February 22, 2001
Clyde Sanders
February 22, 2001
Tim Maniez
February 22, 2001
Joe Cannon
February 22, 2001
Max Atwell
February 22, 2001
Youth foundation works to keep money in DeSoto
February 22, 2001
A DeSoto nonprofit organization is trying to raise its profile in the hopes of helping local community youth organizations.
Commission back to work on Oz project
February 22, 2001
Johnson County Commission Chairman Doug Wood corrected Robert Kory Monday when the Oz Entertainment Co. chairman began to talk about the county and company entering into a public-private partnership to develop the Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant.
DeSoto man arrested for possession of explosives
February 22, 2001
A DeSoto man remains in custody as the result of the second bomb-making incident in the city this month.
Jaguars win thriller over Santa Fe Trail
February 22, 2001
A wild week came to a disappointing end as the Mill Valley boys fell to visiting Basehor-Linwood 48-47 on Tuesday. The week closed out three tight ballgames, all within the margin of two points.
Students learn dangers of tobacco at Smoke-Free Teens Rally
February 22, 2001
The electronic voice box that delivered Don Young’s words in a flat, machine-like monotone didn’t diminish the anger they expressed toward tobacco companies.
There is no substitute
DeSoto teacher has not missed a day of school in 23 years
February 22, 2001
Lynette Blackwood is proof that a good attitude doesn’t need adjusting with an occasional day off.