Archive for Wednesday, September 2, 2009

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De Soto High School Class of 1969 to gather
September 2, 2009
Reunion Oct. 10
De Soto Multi-Service Center to have limited hours
September 2, 2009
Appointments required
JoCo Housing to have job fair
September 2, 2009
Event Sept. 16
De Soto High School pep rally
September 2, 2009
Sonic to be the host of fall sports rally
De Soto Days Parade to maintain past route
September 2, 2009
The route of the De Soto Days Festival Parade will remain unchanged despite the relocation of the festival from Miller Park to Riverfest Park.
Festival ready to move to Riverfest Park
September 2, 2009
With a pedestrian plan in place, the De Soto Days Festival is ready to move to a new home for its 45th year. The pedestrian plan — a condition of the special use permit the De Soto City Council approved last month for the festival that runs Thursday through Saturday — was worked out in a meeting last week between city staffers and members of the De Soto Days Festival Committee.
Facility dog brightens MCMS
September 2, 2009
Mill Creek Middle School has gone to the dogs — well one dog. This school year, Fala, a 2-year-old golden retriever/lab mix, is the building’s newest addition.
Artwalk to brighten De Soto Days Festival
September 2, 2009
Growing up in Hutchinson, Kathy Horniman developed an appreciation for a mostly absent landscape feature.
Who’s Who: Barabra Pflaum
September 2, 2009
Place of birth: Leavenworth. I’ve lived here for 15 years. Family: Husband, Dennis, and sons Cooper, 7, Cameron, 10, and Clayton, 11. Occupation: Appeals analyst for Blue Cross, Blue Shield.
FIve Questions: Evans Midland Empire Shows
September 2, 2009
The Evans Midland Empire Shows has been a fixture at the De Soto Days Festival for more than a decade. This week, The De Soto Explorer catches up its owner John Evans as his workers were taking a break from sitting up the carnival at Riverfest Park.
Friday night lights
DHS scrimmage has Cats roaring for Gardner
September 2, 2009
If the De Soto Wildcats play as well Friday against Gardner as they did in their green-white scrimmage Aug. 28 in De Soto, the Frontier League better be on the lookout.
Runners look to beat the best
September 2, 2009
The notion that one has to beat the best to be the best has never been so true for De Soto cross country coach Chris McAfee.
Tennis shows willpower in runner-up finish
September 2, 2009
All things considered, the De Soto tennis team had a strong showing in its first meet of the year Aug. 27 at Topeka-Hayden.
Volleyball claws Eagles in five
September 2, 2009
It took two extra sets to accomplish the goal, but the De Soto volleyball team showed what it was made of when it mattered most.
DHS sports briefs
September 2, 2009
Varsity soccer splits on road
Commuter forecast for September 2, 2009
September 2, 2009
There will be quite a lightning show this morning as a line of thunderstorms passes through. The storms may drop heavy rains on the area too, delaying roadwork planned for today. Expect 10-15 minute delays along Highways 24 and 40 if construction continues. Drive safely.