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Volleyball camp
July 12, 2007
The De Soto High School volleyball coaching staff will have a volleyball camp for girls entering grades five through 12 from July 23 to 26.
Football camps
July 12, 2007
The De Soto High School football coaching staff will have camps for several different age groups in July.
Drive helps restock depleted food pantry
July 12, 2007
The De Soto Multi-Service Center received about 100 pounds of food Monday from the Johnson County Feed the Need drive.
Council to limit fireworks stands
July 12, 2007
City administrators decided to limit the number of fireworks stands in De Soto.
Proposed county 2008 budget maintains current mill levy
July 12, 2007
The Johnson County County Commissioners reached consensus Tuesday on the 2008 operating and capital improvement budget and set the maximum expenditure authority for legal publication.
High water speeds Saturday canoe race
July 12, 2007
In the first of what organizer Darrel Zimmerman hopes will become an annual event, canoes launched from Saturday morning for a 12-mile race down the Kansas River to the De Soto boat ramp.
L.A. Law couple to have Round Trip book signing
July 12, 2007
Stars of the long-running former television show, L.A. Law will be in De Soto Monday at Round Trip Imports.
UMC book club to meet
July 12, 2007
The De Soto United Methodist Church reading circle will meet at noon Tuesday at the church, 8760 Kill Creek Road.
City to repave 10 asphalt streets this year
July 12, 2007
De Soto will provide additional revenue to repave some of the city’s asphalt streets.
Library news
July 12, 2007
This week’s library happenings.
Exploring the past/De Soto history
July 12, 2007
A look back at days gone by in De Soto.
Yard sale donations sought
July 12, 2007
The family of Ron Thompson, De Soto, is seeking donations for a benefit yard sale to help defray medical expenses for Thompson’s cancer treatments.
Johnson County Nutrition Menu
July 12, 2007
Nutrition menu for July 13-20
Obituary: Carolyn R. Rouse
July 12, 2007
School supplies available
July 12, 2007
Those who qualify for free or reduced lunches are eligible for free school supplies through the De Soto Multi-Service Center.
School Calendar
July 12, 2007
De Soto school events
De Soto students to blend voices in state choir
July 12, 2007
Jenna Hodges and Trish Roberts have been selected to the Kansas Choir Directors Association’s women’s choir.
New board to bring fresh perspective
July 12, 2007
Tim Blankenship, Bill Fletcher, Don Clark and Jim Thomas all will begin their new terms on the De Soto USD 232 Board of Education Monday at the first board meeting of the 2007-08 fiscal year.
Agape Circle meeting
July 12, 2007
The Agape Circle of De Soto United Methodist Church will meet at 7 p.m. July 19 in the church parlor, 8760 Kill Creek Road.
150th gathering
July 12, 2007
The next sesquicentennial community meeting will be at 6:30 p.m. July 25 at De Soto City Hall, W. 32905 W. 84th St.
Head on
July 12, 2007
Peter Harley knew nothing about pole vault and has no ambitions to take over a track program. That hasn’t stopped him from falling in love with his place in the track world.
Area 8 year old loving his big-boys toys
July 12, 2007
Blaine Miller won his first NHRA Jr. Dragster event last month.
Eating out forces entry in cultural wars
July 12, 2007
Non-smokers are winning the smoking ban battle.
Neighbors
July 12, 2007
Dorothy Nalley details De Soto happenings.
Farmers’ market now open on Wednesday
July 12, 2007
The Fresh Promises Farmers’ Market opened Wednesday for the 2007 season.