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Exploring the Past
De Soto history
September 25, 2003
Wildcats build drama in 3-2 OT win
September 25, 2003
The Wildcat soccer team got its most dramatic victory of the season Monday in a 3-2 overtime contest against Immaculata.
Bad night has coach searching for answers
September 25, 2003
The De Soto High School volleyball team’s performance Tuesday left Wildcat coach Amy Mispagel grasping for straws. So much so that she has decided to switch her offensive formation from the 6-2 to the 5-1 at midseason.
Chieftains stomp De Soto
Cats give up 50 to Tongie
September 25, 2003
Tonganoxie gave De Soto a cold slap in the face last Friday and a little dose of reality in the process. The Chieftains built a 43-6 halftime lead en route to a 50-19 win over the previously unbeaten Wildcats.
Practicing real hair care
September 25, 2003
Bernard was preparing for her first new look in 11 years. She had already made the decision her long, curly hair was to be cropped. The motivation was the Locks of Love Foundation, which provides wigs for children who have lost their hair from a rare medical condition called alopecia areata.
Get walking
September 25, 2003
Via con Dios, amigo
Old “friend,” the family van, benefits Catholic charity
September 25, 2003
Johnson providing city of De Soto with solid management
September 25, 2003
But an acknowledged point man could have pulled the separate items together, attended to details, and communicated resident and staff expectations to the Council. In short, the kind of management skills City Administrator Greg Johnson has demonstrated since starting here a little more than 12 months ago.
District enrollment jumps 9.6 percent
September 25, 2003
De Soto USD 232 checked in with a 9.6 percent enrollment increase when official numbers were reported to the state Monday.
Porter goes from class clown to stand-up
September 25, 2003
DHS, LTMS join in homecoming spirit
September 25, 2003
In an effort to gain more community involvement, Friday afternoon’s De Soto High School homecoming events will include Lexington Trails Middle School.
New Arbor Ridge rezoning application filed
September 25, 2003
Developers have refiled a rezoning application for the proposed Arbor Ridge subdivision southest of 83rd Street/Kill Creek Road intersection and are inviting neighboring property owners to an Oct 7 meeting to discuss the proposal.
Johnson rocks Lawrence meet
September 25, 2003
One of the area runners who took advantage of the opportunity to strut his stuff was De Soto’s Casey Johnson. The senior posted the second-best time of his career at what coach Chris McAfee called one of the more grueling cross country tracks around.
Hampton, Prosser lead De Soto on courts
September 25, 2003
You never want a player to lose a match,” Sullivan said. “But a loss gives the players a chance to bounce back.”
Randalls celebrate 50 years together
September 25, 2003