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Exploring the past
July 3, 2003
September sojourn
July 3, 2003
What started out as just another hunting trip for Calvin Robinson has turned into a 35-year passion for the avid outdoorsman.
DYBA ready for upcoming tournament
July 3, 2003
This may be the weekend of the nation’s biggest patriotic holiday, but De Soto Youth Baseball Association President Don Clark said the following weekend would provide De Soto residents with a thorough indulgence in the great American pastime.
Bradley and Brenda Umholtz
July 3, 2003
Honor patriotism and citizenship this Fourth of July
July 3, 2003
On the Fourth of July, we celebrate patriotism. The word evokes images of men in tri-corner hats and kneebreeches fighting the British with long rifles. We honor their courage in overcoming the odds and winning our freedom, and those soldiers who followed their example in such places as Gettysburg, BelleauWood and Normandy.
Matthew Wayne Clancy
July 3, 2003
Durkins join fellow enthusiasts on motorcycle cross-country Victory tour
July 3, 2003
This summer, the De Soto couple is joining hundreds of other motorcycle enthusiasts in the fourth annual Victory Highway Relay. The majority of bikes ridden in the relay are Victory motorcycles.
USD 232 cautious with sales tax funds
July 3, 2003
The county’s share of the sales tax was made available to its six school districts as economic development grants. As such, there are restrictions on how the districts could use the funds. It cannot be applied to general fund items like teachers’ salaries, but upgrades to technology and facilities are OK.
New sales tax law collecting critics
July 3, 2003
Although the out-of-state and overseas sales aren’t affected by the new state law, complying with its reporting requirements for the small Kansas piece of the business just got a whole lot more difficult.
Access ramp pitched at Kaw float
July 3, 2003
As he prepared to put his canoe on the Kansas River, Ken Tilford reflected on the appeal of floating on the Kaw.