Archive for Thursday, December 17, 2009

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Olathe buys Burning Tree Golf Course
December 17, 2009
Course to stay open at least through 2010
H1N1 vaccine available to all at JoCo Health Department offices
December 17, 2009
Vaccine available on first-come, first-served basis.
Commuter Forecast for December 17, 2009
December 17, 2009
Today’s commute might include temperatures into the 30s, a pleasant change from the frigid temperatures of the past week.
USD 232 board approves DHS expansion
December 17, 2009
The De Soto’s USD 232 Board of Education approved Monday a scaled-down expansion of De Soto High School.
Five Questions: Defensive driving
December 17, 2009
Bill Kennedy, driving instructor with Drive-Right School of Johnson County, offers safety tips for driving this winter season in bad weather.
Testimonials show worth of YouthFriends program
December 17, 2009
At last Thursday’s De Soto Chamber of Commerce meeting, De Soto City Clerk Lana McPherson spoke unprompted of the joy she gets from USD 232’s Youth Friends Program.
Letter: Missed Opportunity
December 17, 2009
As a resident of Lenexa who lives adjacent to De Soto’s eastern boundary along 83rd Street, I was invited to the May 7 DeSoto City Council Meeting to hear the proposal for resurfacing 83rd Street from Kill Creek Road to De Soto’s eastern limit
Neighbors
December 17, 2009
The De Soto United Methodist Church will have its Christmas Cantata at its 10 a.m. service Sunday. The Fellowship Committee will sponsor a reception for the cast after the service. Congregation members are asked to bring finger foods in appreciation for the performance.
Who’s Who: Kathryn Patchen
December 17, 2009
Class: De Soto High School sophomore. Parents: Michelle and David Wasson.
Board briefed on budget cuts response
December 17, 2009
The De Soto USD 232 Board of Education was briefed Monday on the district’s response to the most recent state budget cuts, an estimated $2 million reduction.