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Girls dominate opener, want to ‘win it all’
December 8, 2005
De Soto girls basketball coach Dwight Spencer said he wanted his team to play in the Central Heights Invitational championship game, and an overwhelming performance Monday night set the stage for such an opportunity.
Important face time
December 8, 2005
Young Cats learn lessons the hard way
December 8, 2005
The final team results were flat out ugly as far as De Soto was concerned. The Wildcats, a team that qualified four wrestlers to the state tournament a year ago, finished eighth out of eight Saturday in the Wamego Dual Tournament.
De Soto boys get slow start to season
December 8, 2005
There were plenty of ugly stats to choose from when explaining De Soto’s 65-39 opening-round loss to Wellsville Tuesday in the Central Heights Invitational tournament.
De Soto girls ready for shot at title game
December 8, 2005
De Soto were scheduled to play Metro Academy Wednesday for the right to advance to the Central Heights championship round but because of inclement weather, the game was postponed to Thursday. The Cats will play at 8 p.m. If there is no school on Thursday, the girls’ game will be moved to Friday and the boys team will play its second round on Saturday.
Volunteers start work on Kaw boat ramp
December 8, 2005
A local effort to build a boat ramp to the Kansas River started in earnest last week when equipment from R.L. Duncan Construction started excavating the future ramp.
Injury accident added evidence of signal’s need
December 8, 2005
A Dec. 1 wreck in De Soto sent a Shawnee man to the hospital and provided added justification for a traffic light to regulate what is becoming a dangerous intersection.
Walker hits perfect pitch
December 8, 2005
Lucas Walker’s love of music began when he was 4 years old and in the De Soto Baptist Church kiddie choir.
Sewer bids exceed estimates
December 8, 2005
In what has become a familiar story, all bids the city of De Soto received for the construction of a new wastewater plant exceeded the amount the city has to build the plant.
Live faith this Christmas
December 8, 2005
Volunteers needed for Relay
December 8, 2005
Keep charity in heart this Christmas
December 8, 2005
Ronald W. Hawley
1951-2005
December 8, 2005