Archive for Thursday, December 22, 2005

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Santa’s helpers
December 22, 2005
Erisman finishes title sweep
December 22, 2005
The De Soto wrestling squad worked on the basics Tuesday.
Learning curve
Winter break equals back to school for De Soto’s wrestling team
December 22, 2005
De Soto wrestling coach Matt Jones worked on the basics Tuesday, showing his young team a handful of new moves and how to escape from them.
A Fly Route
December 22, 2005
I had my reservations — who didn’t? K-State’s search to replace Bill Snyder seemed to drag on and every name I really was able to get excited about seemed to be tossed from contention as soon as I began to believe.
The fly route
December 22, 2005
I had my reservations — who didn’t? K-State’s search to replace Bill Snyder seemed to drag on and every name I really was able to get excited about seemed to be tossed from contention as soon as I began to believe.
New pool marketing campaign approved
December 22, 2005
Ice and snow may be covering the new municipal swimming pool behind City Hall, but the De Soto City Council agreed it was time to start making a push to build attendance when the pool opens in late May.
Warm,fuzzy feeling
LTMS class serves soup to raise money for blankets
December 22, 2005
Infants at the University of Kansas Medical Center will get warm snuggly blankets this Christmas thanks to some caring Lexington Trails Middle School students.
County schools do poorly in state formula
December 22, 2005
De Soto schools aren’t receiving as much state and federal aid as many Kansas schools, according to financial graphs released last week by the Kansas Board of Education.
Sewer plant builder chosen
December 22, 2005
Although a contract hasn’t been approved and the complete financing remains a work in progress, Walters Morgan Construction will start building De Soto’s new sewer plant sometime early next year.
Minnie Pearl Thomas
1921-2005
December 22, 2005
Exploring the past
December 22, 2005
Kitten for Christmas
December 22, 2005
You’ve seen me, darting alertly with speed and grace, across the lane in front of your vehicle lights. I am usually out and about at night for some reason, that’s how I am wired — a night owl.
City, fire district get wake-up call from Olathe
December 22, 2005
De Soto puts press on Eagles, improves to 3-2
Goleman scores 18 as team readies for break
December 22, 2005
Early in the third quarter of Friday’s game against Maranatha, De Soto grabbed a small lead. And over the next minutes Wildcat coach Dwight Spencer saw exactly what he envisions for this basketball team.
Cats make it a streak: knock off Tonganoxie
December 22, 2005
De Soto boys basketball coach Jim Bonar asked fans before the season to take a chance on his team. He promised a new style of play, a handful of new faces, and, he hoped, a new result.