Archive for Edwardsville

Elementary school lunch menus

Kansas City, Kansas, Public Schools
Monday, March 20
Mandarin orange chicken, fried rice, celery sticks, baby carrots, tropical fruit, fruit salad and milk. Alternate entrees: Uncrustable sandwich, fruit salad, yogurt muffin basket.
Tuesday, March 21
Nacho bites, tomato salsa, refried beans, mandarin oranges, fruit salad and milk. Alternate entrees: Southwestern chef salad, hummus plate, yogurt parfait.
Wednesday, March 22
Corn dog, tater tots, grape tomatoes, orange wedges, fruit salad and milk. Alternate entrees: Garden chef salad, fruit salad, yogurt muffin basket.
Thursday, March 23
Mozzarella sticks, marinara sauce, salad, banana, fruit salad and milk. Alternate entrees: Southwestern chef salad, hummus plate, yogurt parfait.
Friday, March 24
French toast sticks, sausage patties, ranch corn, cauliflower, apple slices, fruit salad and milk. Alternate entrees: Garden chef salad, fruit salad, yogurt muffin basket.

Turner Public Schools
Monday, March 20
No school. Professional development.
Tuesday, March 21
Chicken nuggets with Italian bread; cheeseburger, garden salad, corn, mandarin oranges, fruit; vegetarian chef salad, corn, mandarin oranges, fruit and Italian bread.
Wednesday, March 22
Chicken patty; fish patty, mashed potatoes with gravy, glazed carrots, peaches, fruit, roll; strawberry chicken salad, glazed carrots, peaches, fruit and roll.
Thursday, March 23
Hot dog; chicken and waffles, tater tots, garden salad, banana orange mix, fruit; Cobb salad, banana orange mix, fruit, fruit streusel muffin.
Friday, March 24
Cheese pizza; corn dog, garden salad, broccoli with dip, pineapple, fruit; popcorn chicken salad, broccoli with dip, pineapple, fruit, fruit streusel muffin.

Piper Public Schools
Monday, March 20 – Friday, March 24
Spring break. No school.

Bonner Springs-Edwardsville Public Schools
Monday, March 20
Spring break. No school.
Tuesday, March 21
Chicken nachos with white queso; cheeseburger, garden salad, pintos, mandarin oranges, fruit; taco salad, pintos, mandarin oranges, fruit and cornbread.
Wednesday, March 22
Chicken patty; roast turkey, mashed potatoes with gravy, glazed carrots, peaches, fruit, roll; strawberry chicken salad, glazed carrots, peaches, fruit and roll.
Thursday, March 23
Barbecue rib on bun; stuffed taco, tater tots, garden salad, banana orange mix, fruit; Cobb salad, banana orange mix, fruit, fruit streusel muffin.
Friday, March 24
Cheese pizza; corn dog; fish sandwich, garden salad, broccoli with dip, pineapple, fruit; popcorn chicken salad, broccoli with dip, pineapple, fruit, fruit streusel muffin.

All menus from all districts subject to change.

Edwardsville woman wins cruise

An Edwardsville, Kansas, woman is one of four persons who have won a Power Cruise Adventure in a Powerball drawing, according to the Kansas Lottery.

Sharon Gilbert of Edwardsville recently won the five-night Western Caribbean Cruise, according to the lottery spokesperson.

Other winners were Patrick Nickle, Olathe, Kansas; Chester Hocker, Overland Park, Kansas; and Don Humenik, Lenexa, Kansas.

The winners were drawn in online-only second-chance drawings.

Eight other winners, from various cities in Kansas, were previously announced in late February and early March.

Edwardsville apartment fire death under investigation

A person was found dead inside an Edwardsville, Kansas, apartment in a fire about 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 7, in the 500 block of South 4th Street.

According to an Edwardsville police spokesman, arson investigators from the Kansas City, Kansas, Fire Department were called to assist Edwardsville police and fire with an investigation. The cause of death and origin of the fire are unknown, according to the spokesman.

Firefighters and police responded to the call at the Sandstone Apartment complex, and the Bonner Springs Fire Department was called to assist, the spokesman stated.

No other persons were hurt during the fire, according to the spokesman.