Archive for Wednesday, August 2, 2000

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Linwood families start 4-H club
August 2, 2000
Sometimes smaller can mean better.
Cross country team ready to win again
August 2, 2000
The cross country team will go into its first practice of the year on Aug. 14 with the knowledge that league championships are within reach for both the girls’ and the boys’ squads.
Future promising for volleyball team
August 2, 2000
Last year the Tonganoxie High School volleyball team finished 13-17 not a bad record but one that leaves plenty of room for improvement.
Mount Herman campers find spirituality and fun
August 2, 2000
The shady 23-acre site of Camp Mount Herman five miles northwest of Tonganoxie is one of the best-kept secrets in the county.
County struggles with junkyards
Officials hope to strengthen ordinances
August 2, 2000
What constitutes junk is a matter of perception, according to David Van Parys, Leavenworth County counselor.
Teen-agers scoop up cool business
August 2, 2000
Two Tonganoxie teens are getting a taste of what the business world’s all about.
What’s so convenient about this?
August 2, 2000
In this world of modern conveniences, we are unparalleled. So much so, that some of our modern conveniences we don’t even think about much anymore.
Tonganoxie banker not new to benefits of 4-H
August 2, 2000
4-H has been a part of Bill New’s life for as long as he can remember.
Raising lambs requires patience, commitment
August 2, 2000
Ten year-old Alisha Ciszewski couldn’t take her sheep before Leavenworth County Fair judges last year because she was in a hospital bed.
Births
August 2, 2000
Winners of pet show announced
August 2, 2000
A good turnout was the result of months of planning the annual 4-H pet show, held Saturday morning at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds.
Ball-grabbing trees grow everywhere
August 2, 2000
Another week, another golf excuse.
The season may change but the fun never dies
August 2, 2000
High school fall sports are almost here again.
Kansas City area course still one to dread
August 2, 2000
In this day of TigerMania, it’s easy to look back and understand if not appreciate the golf career of Jug McSpadden.
4-H competition results
August 2, 2000
Incumbents victorious in primary
August 2, 2000
Two Leavenworth County commissioners eluded their primary election opposition on Tuesday.
City again preparing to enforce vehicle law
August 2, 2000
Because of recent city staff changes, officials let the ball drop on enforcing a motor vehicle nuisance ordinance.
The true meaning of the annual fair
Editorial
August 2, 2000
In just a few days, Tonganoxie again will have the pleasure of hosting the Leavenworth County Fair. This, the 74th anniversary of the fair, will be an opportunity for our community to put its best face forward.
The Record
August 2, 2000
Circus planning two shows in Lansing
August 2, 2000
Arts center offering workshops
August 2, 2000
The Carnegie Arts Center in Leavenworth is offering several workshops and classes this month.
News Briefing
August 2, 2000
Pets perk up annual 4-H show
August 2, 2000
Ginger the cat wiggled and twisted in the hands of her 11-year-old owner, Amanda Douglas.
Rebecca Lee Nick
August 2, 2000
Pastor plans to reach out to youth
August 2, 2000
The Heartland Community Church of the Nazarene will soon have a new face in the pulpit.
KBI opening new lab at college
Rising crime rate in Wyandotte County prompts need for additional lab
August 2, 2000
Murder is a fairly common occurrence in Wyandotte County.