Archive for Tuesday, November 24, 2009

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Moore says decision to retire was about family
November 24, 2009
U.S. Rep. Dennis Moore, D-Kan., said he made his decision not to seek reelection in 2010 because of a desire to spend time with his family, not in response to political pressure.
Vaccines still available at JoCo H1N1 clinic
November 24, 2009
The Johnson County Health Department has plenty of H1N1 vaccines left at today’s H1N1 clinic.
Johnson County Nov. 20 through 23
November 24, 2009
Activity in our near De Soto
Districts feel impact from recent budget cuts
November 24, 2009
The De Soto and Shawnee Mission school districts face another round of budget cuts after Kansas Gov. Mark Parkinson cut $191.8 million from K through 12 education, as part state cuts totaling nearly $260 million in an announcement made on Nov. 23.
State budget cuts to cost De Soto USD 232 almost $2 million
November 24, 2009
District puts number to state cuts
String of success
Wildcats’ late tear highlights ’09 football season
November 24, 2009
Daniel Peterson’s game-winning touchdown pass to Dylan Burford against Baldwin did more for the De Soto Wildcats than simply produce Tom Byers his first win as De Soto’s football coach.
Girls basketball settling into new offense
November 24, 2009
If the summer league championship and some promising preseason practices are any indication, it appears the De Soto girls basketball team will be much improved after a 2008 campaign that saw the Wildcats finish with just three wins.
Wrestling team looking to start season strong
November 24, 2009
The De Soto wrestling team is young and steadily improving. And coming off a solid season last year, the Wildcats are looking to carry that momentum into this year.
Commuter Forecast for November 24, 2009
November 24, 2009
The Tuesday commute will include wet roads and some reduced speeds along Interstate 70.
Moore says he won’t seek re-election to Congress in ’10
November 24, 2009
Rep. Dennis Moore, D-Kan., will not seek a seventh term in Congress, opening up the only seat currently held by a Democrat in the Kansas congressional delegation.
Area cities gearing up for parades
12:00 a.m., November 24, 2009 Updated 08:31 a.m.
There will barely be time for the turkey and stuffing to get cold this week before area communities turn their attention to holiday parades.