Archive for Thursday, January 25, 2001

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One newcomer enters school board race
January 25, 2001
The three expiring seats on the DeSoto school board failed to garner much interest from candidates.
Managed growth is key to DeSoto’s future
Editorial
January 25, 2001
A Topeka development company came before the City Council last week to reveal its plans to build three multi-unit housing developments in DeSoto.
City will wait for tardy elevator
January 25, 2001
Faced with the probability that a change would cause further delays, the DeSoto City Council has decided to continue working with Kune Elevator Co.
City endorses new housing projects
January 25, 2001
The DeSoto City Council has endorsed concepts that would build three new housing projects at two different locations within the city.
Jaguars get back on winning side
January 25, 2001
Mill Valley escaped a barrage of perimeter shooting and held on for a 55-54 win over Pembroke Hill on Wednesday in the consolation semifinal of the Basehor-Linwood Invitational.
Tough week for Lady Wildcats
January 25, 2001
It was a rough week for the DeSoto Lady Wildcats basketball team, but coach Dwight Spencer is embracing the positive.
Jags come close to first win
January 25, 2001
For a team that has not registered a win, Mill Valley stuck out like a thorn in the Lady Bobcats on Wednesday.
Lady Jaguars lose two more
Mill Valley loses to Paseo
January 25, 2001
A fourth-quarter collapse continued Mill Valley’s frustrating season as the Lady Jaguars fell to Paseo Academy 52-42 Friday in the seventh-place game of the Basehor-Linwood Invitational.
Mill Valley wins close one against DeSoto
January 25, 2001
The Mill Valley Jaguars and the DeSoto Wildcats added another page to their fledgling, inter-district rivalry as the home-standing Jaguars earned a hard-fought 49-42 victory Tuesday night.
City council to drop lawsuit against county
January 25, 2001
In a move it hopes will improve relations with the Johnson County Commission, the DeSoto City Council has dropped a lawsuit it brought against the county.
Reading program lets kids be kids
January 25, 2001
Jodi Phillips is sure young students at Starside Elementary are having more fun as they learn to read this year.
Third candidate files for mayoral race
January 25, 2001
A late filing ensured DeSoto voters will have two decisions to make during a February primary for city offices.
City sees increase in building permits
January 25, 2001
DeSoto issued 41 permits to build single-family homes in 2000, eight fewer than the previous year.
Engagements
January 25, 2001
Council to study recreational programs
January 25, 2001
The DeSoto Youth Baseball and Softball Association has offered the city council two birds in the bush for one in hand.
Dennis Moore offers civics lesson
January 25, 2001
Dennis Moore wishes George W. Bush well but said the new president will have to seek moderate consensus on two early initiatives if his administration is to be successful.