Archive for Wednesday, August 26, 2009

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Planning commissioners urged to ‘think like farmers’ on ag zoning
August 26, 2009
John Anderson III had advice Tuesday for the De Soto Planning Commission as it considered the issue of a agricultural zoning classification that has been on its plate for more than a year.
Soccer kicks off season Friday against BLHS
August 26, 2009
Darren Erpelding doesn’t care that Basehor-Linwood won four games last year.
Nightly entertainment set for Riverfest Park stage
August 26, 2009
Music galore at festival
Goo goo g’joob:’ Fab Four tribute band De Soto Days entertainment highlight
August 26, 2009
Liverpoot performs from 9 p.m. to midnight Saturday on Riverfest Park stage
De Soto Days Festival schedule of events
August 26, 2009
Sept. 3, 4 and 5 at De Soto Riverfest Park
Riverfest Park latest home to nomadic De Soto Days
August 26, 2009
After a year of planning, Raheema Sampson is anxious to see how the De Soto Days Festival fits in its new home.
Longtime De Soto Days food vendors to introduce chocolate funnel cakes
August 26, 2009
A food vendor regular at the De Soto Days Festival, Robert and Ruth Hagg return this year in their yellow trailer to serve the community with a variety of funnel cakes.
Five Questions: Engineering De Soto
August 26, 2009
City engineer Mike Brungardt answers questions about the 83rd Street project, the city’s stimulus projects and KDOT’s plans for work on the K-10 Kill Creek overpass.
Pedestrian bottleneck complicates festival permit
August 26, 2009
The De Soto City Council approved a special use permit request from the De Soto Days Festival Committee for the Labor Day weekend use the Riverfest Park with the provision the committee develop a pedestrian plan.
Hitting their stride
Energetic football team making early season gains
August 26, 2009
After more than a week of practice under its belt, head coach Tom Byers’ football squad is ready to hit somebody not wearing green.
Sports briefs
August 26, 2009
De Soto football scrimmage set for Friday
Tennis looking to start strong
August 26, 2009
New De Soto tennis coach William Farmer didn’t get much time to get acquainted with his team.
Competitive practice has volleyball ready for opener
August 26, 2009
In Jenny Barnhart’s first few years at De Soto, volleyball tryouts have been somewhat of a formality.
Commuter forecast for August 26, 2009
August 26, 2009
There is a chance for some scattered showers and thunderstorms this morning. The possible rain could make the roads wet so drive carefully as you’re navigating the minor construction delays on your morning commute.