Archive for Thursday, November 5, 2009

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
Soccer on a roll heading into state tourney
November 4, 2009
And then there were four.

All stories

USD 232 to begin flu clinics Monday
November 5, 2009
The De Soto School District announced today the timeline for H1N1 flu clinics for early edcuation and elementary school students.
Moore to back health care reform package
November 5, 2009
I will be voting for this bill because it addresses the issues of affordability, fiscal responsibility, quality and choice.
Commuter Forecast for November 5, 2009
November 5, 2009
The Thursday morning commute should be dry but very chilly. Travel between Lawrence and Topeka could be interrupted briefly by road work.
Congress earmarks $500,000 for water plant
November 5, 2009
A bill including $500,000 for upgrades to the water plant at the Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant has passed Congress and is awaiting President Barack Obama’s signature
With grandkids gone, it’s back to dieting
November 5, 2009
The house is quiet again. The grandchildren, and their parents, left a week ago. The house was a flurry of activity during their visit, timed each year to coincide with our granddaughter’s birthday.
Five Questions: Fall Foliage
November 5, 2009
Leaves are beginning to pile up in front of many area homes. Dennis Patton, horticulturist with the Johnson County K-State Research and Extension office, discusses options for handling all those fall leaves below.
Neighbors
November 5, 2009
The De Soto United Methodist Church Youth are had a clothing donation drive Wednesday for the annual Bishop Roundup for Hunger. They asked for gently used and clean clothing and also bedding. The youngsters will sort and box the items for donation Nov. 14.