Archive for Wednesday, February 17, 2010

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Musical prodigy
February 17, 2010
Katie McKeirnan is only a junior in high school, but her musical talent could rival many professionals.
DHS band members in home stretch of trip fundraising
February 17, 2010
The De Soto High School band is heading to Chicago, but they still need help. In the last decade, the DHS band members have been treated to a biannual trip to perform somewhere in the United States. The cities that they have performed at include Washington, D.C., Dallas and San Antonio, Texas, and Colorado Springs, Colo.
JoCo Library program seeks to encourage pre-reading skills
February 17, 2010
Parents can teach their children skills that will help them become readers long before they read their first sentence.
De Soto drive home
February 17, 2010
Your drive home for Feb.
Fire Calls
February 17, 2010
Northwest Consolidated Fire District calls Feb. 10 - 15.
Johnson County Sheriff’s reports
February 17, 2010
Sheriff’s blotter Feb. 11 - 16.
Baldwin City’s Holland announces he’ll run for governor
01:15 p.m., February 17, 2010 Updated 09:54 a.m.
State Sen. Tom Holland, a Baldwin City Democrat, not only threw his hat into the ring for the governor’s position Wednesday, he came out swinging against Sam Brownback, a Republican favored to win the seat.
Two of the league’s best
DHS juniors Vukas, Parr win Frontier League tourney titles
February 17, 2010
Three years ago the idea of fielding a team with two league champions seemed like a long shot.
Cyclones hang on late, top DHS boys 50-47
February 17, 2010
Despite two nearly heroic treys from Mason Wedel and Dylan Burford with less than 16 seconds remaining, the De Soto Wildcats fell 50-47 to fifth-ranked Ottawa Friday in De Soto.
Second half surge lifts Cyclones past DHS girls 56-21
February 17, 2010
For 16 of the required 32 minutes the De Soto Wildcat girls basketball team stayed stride-for-stride with the No. 5-ranked Ottawa Cyclones.
Tax help coming to the library
12:00 a.m., February 17, 2010 Updated 01:12 a.m.
Tax time will be here before you know it.
Commuter Forecast for February 17, 2010
February 17, 2010
The Wednesday commute should be uneventful, with temperatures heating up as the morning progresses.