Archive for Wednesday, May 20, 2009

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Class Leader
May 20, 2009
2009 senior class president, Jenna Hodges, reflects on what’s next and past 13 years as student in De Soto USD 232
De Soto VFW to have traditional Memorial Day ceremony Monday
May 20, 2009
The De Soto VFW Post 6654 will have a Memorial Day ceremony starting at 11 a.m. Monday at the flagpoles at the De Soto Cemetery. The ceremony will include a few words in honor of those who sacrificed to serve their country past and present.
5 questions: Class leader
May 20, 2009
DHS Class of 2009 President Jenna Hodges reflects on past, looks to future
De Soto Rotary Chili Cook-off
May 20, 2009
CASI event
De Soto UMC Bingo night
May 20, 2009
Event Saturday
De Soto High School Alumni reunion
May 20, 2009
Dinner, dance to be June 13
De Soto Pioneer 4-H Club to have dance
May 20, 2009
Event to be at Zimmerman’s Farm
Vendors, entertainers sought for Fourth of July
May 20, 2009
City of De Soto celebration to be at Riverfest Park
Seniors celebrate one last day at DHS
May 20, 2009
In the De Soto High School commons after Saturday’s graduation, new graduate Aaron Donnell said what made the Class of 2009 special was its togetherness. “We had a lot of class unity,” he said. “We were a pretty tight-knit group.”
Teacher recognized for excellence a second time
May 20, 2009
Nancy Perry’s ambition has always been to be a Spanish teacher. Perry, De Soto High School Spanish teacher, received the De Soto Teacher Association’s Teacher of Excellence Award for the high school this year.
Associate superintendent positions put on hold
May 20, 2009
The USD 232 Board of Education on Monday put on hold the filling of two newly created administrative positions. The positions, associate superintendent of education services and associate superintendent of business and operations, were created at the board’s April 20 meeting.
Meeting focuses on new elementary
May 20, 2009
De Soto USD 232’s newest elementary school isn’t slated to open until August 2010, but parents are already looking forward to that date.
Softball shutout in semifinal
May 20, 2009
It wasn’t really a shocker that Bishop Ward scored three runs in the first inning against De Soto ace Katie Williams Tuesday in the second-round of regionals at Eudora.
Baseball exits in second round to Ottawa 7-1
May 20, 2009
After winning their first-round game on Monday, the De Soto Wildcats were not able to hang with eventual regional champion Ottawa on Tuesday afternoon at Tonganoxie.
Commuter Forecast for May 20, 2009
May 20, 2009
Wednesday’s commute should be pleasant, but plenty of roadwork in Lawrence could slow things down a bit.