Archive for Thursday, January 8, 2009

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Wildcats ready for home clash with Panthers on Friday
January 8, 2009
It will be a challenge for the Wildcats as the girls and boys basketball teams will play league foe Paola Friday night at home.
Wildcats ready to rumble at Burlington
January 8, 2009
The De Soto wrestling squad got in about 10 practices over winter break, and coach Shannon Sawner said the team didn’t look out of form since its last competition at the Johnson County tournament.
City, district need full slate of candidates
January 8, 2009
Spring elections heats up, despite lack of official filers
New county erosion control regulations start
January 8, 2009
New regulations to control erosion and sediment took effect at start of the year
Hayden, other county elected officials to take oath of office Monday
12:00 a.m., January 8, 2009 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The first person from De Soto to serve on the Johnson County Commission will be sworn into office Monday in Olathe with others elected in November.
Planning commission OK’s garage condo rezoning
January 8, 2009
A garage condo planned for east De Soto received rezoning approval from the De Soto Planning Commission.
Back in the ring
DHS seniors return after year away from sport
January 8, 2009
Mark and Hunter England are two brothers who have taken different paths to the wrestling ring.
Board requests cost comparisons before approving J.E. Dunn contract
January 8, 2009
The De Soto USD 232 Board of Education tabled the contractual agreement with construction company J.E. Dunn for work on two projects in the bond package approved in November.
Passenger rail subsidy like any other
January 8, 2009
Expanding passenger rail service has pros and cons
DHS artist’s digital design tops in metro
January 8, 2009
A De Soto High School senior was one of four metro students to received top honors at this year’s competitive Metro High School Visual Art Exhibition.
Cats sizzle from three, shoot down Bulldogs 51-45
January 8, 2009
Facing a 6-foot-7 post player, the De Soto Wildcats opted to keep the ball out of the paint for the most part, and instead fired away from three-point land.