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Wrestlers struggle at Eudora, hope for break at JV meet
December 15, 2005
The Eudora Tournament of Champions, with one major exception, wasn’t good for the De Soto wrestling team. Neil Erisman won all six of his matches and claimed first place in the 171-pound division, pinning five and notching a technical takedown with the final opponent.
Wildcats beat Gardner, pick up first win
December 15, 2005
The Wildcats (1-3) won their first game of the season, kicking off their home schedule in dynamic fashion by seizing control of the game in the third quarter and holding Gardner down all through the fourth.
Girls even record with loss to Gardner
December 15, 2005
The Cats wouldn’t be so comfortable again. The Blazers scored twice to end the half and burst out of the locker room, taking the lead and eventually sending De Soto to a .500 record after four games.
Olathe open to merger talks with RFD
December 15, 2005
The board of Johnson County Fire District No. 3 has been invited to start discussions with the city of Olathe to find a solution to repeated requests for detachments.
Snowstorm disrupts school, traffic
December 15, 2005
De Soto USD 232 Superintendent Sharon Zoellner said she faced two very different circumstances when making decisions to call off school Thursday and Friday of last week.
High school curriculum to expand
Advanced placement, vocational courses on tap
December 15, 2005
Under a plan prepared by district staff, De Soto High School students will be able to take additional advanced and vocational courses in the next five years.
Board to study expanding current schools
December 15, 2005
Last week, De Soto school board members discussed how much they’re willing to increase school sizes.
Secularists killing Christmas
December 15, 2005
Pet Talk
The 12 days of a pet-lover’s Christmas
December 15, 2005
Exploring the past
December 15, 2005
Commitments make accessible Kaw’s charm
December 15, 2005
Alice M. Pulliam
1917-2005
December 15, 2005
Lewis R. “Dick” Kennedy
1936-2005
December 15, 2005
Shepard-Green
December 15, 2005
Snow’s beauty soon wears thin
December 15, 2005