Archive for Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Also from July 22

Photo galleries
De Soto summer weights

Should bicycle riding be allowed on 83rd Street east of Kill Creek Road?

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De Soto Community Calendar
July 22, 2009
Events from July 23 through 30
JoCo Parks and Rec call for artists
July 22, 2009
Entry deadline Aug. 7
De Soto farmers’ market
July 22, 2009
Wednesday evening through growing season
Artists sought for 3rd annual De Soto Art Council show
July 22, 2009
Deadline Aug. 21
Mission in Nicaragua to focus on freedom
July 22, 2009
Ten De Soto youths embarked Monday on a journey to Nicaragua. The De Soto Youth Ministries most recent mission trip is the 32nd for the program, which has traveled to Brazil, Arizona, Wyoming, the area devastated by Hurricane Katrina and El Paso, Texas, among other areas.
De Soto council member sees example in Basehor success
July 22, 2009
As De Soto nears the second anniversary of the closing the community’s only grocery store, a 40,000-square-foot, nine-department store opened Friday in Basehor. Basehor’s success in attracting a grocery store has the attention of De Soto City Councilman Ron McDaniel, who said he talked with the Basehor mayor about the incentives offered to attract the store.
BNSF looks to Edgerton after Gardner vote
July 22, 2009
Earlier this year in a farsighted move, the Edgerton City Council hired the community’s first city administrator so that it could take advantage of opportunities from a planned Burlington Northern Santa Fe rail hub in Gardner.
Getting stronger
New strength coach helps athletes make progress
July 22, 2009
If the De Soto High School athletes look bigger, stronger, faster, or some combination of the three, there’s a new man to thank.
Competition strong at camp
July 22, 2009
Despite soccer season still being more than a month away, players were buzzing and appeared to be ready to get things underway during last week’s summer camp.
Cross country team bonds during trip
July 22, 2009
Escaping Kansas’ notorious summer humidity, Chris McAfee and several members of the De Soto cross country team went to Colorado Springs, Colo., last week for a fun-filled preseason.
Commuter Forecast for July 22, 2009
July 22, 2009
A few delays and patchy fog could be found on the drive from Lawrence to Topeka, along with some K-10 road work near Lawrence.