Archive for Wednesday, August 30, 2000

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News Briefing
August 30, 2000
Century-old house travels home
August 30, 2000
It was Wagons Ho! for a 122-year-old two-story white frame house Friday afternoon as it rolled down County Road 9.
Stamp it!
Enthusiasts say they|ll stamp nearly anything
August 30, 2000
On a recent Saturday, about 40 women from the Kansas City and Basehor area made their way to Tonganoxie to attend stamp camp.
Engagement
August 30, 2000
Births
August 30, 2000
Anniversary
August 30, 2000
Car club revved up for show
August 30, 2000
It taken seven years, $30,000, and numerous trips across the country for original parts.
Good Sams planning rally at fairgrounds
August 30, 2000
When Good Sams groups say theye going to get together they don mean just for supper they just might mean for days at a time.
Lutheran church plans expansion to Basehor area
August 30, 2000
Starting Sept. 10, the Tonganoxie-Basehor area will have a new church.
Convenience store under new ownership
August 30, 2000
Customers bustling in and out of Snappys may not know it, but the gasoline station and convenience store is no longer Snappys.
Summertime pests invade countys trees and lawns
August 30, 2000
Some telltale signs of a mild winter and a hot, dry summer are cropping up in area lawns and trees.
County OKs $33.6 million budget
August 30, 2000
Even though the Leaven-worth County Commission slightly decreased the mill levy necessary to finance the 2001 budget, property taxes will increase.
City gives property owners more time to pay assessments
August 30, 2000
Downtown business owners will have an extra year to round up funds to pay the first tax assessment for the repayment of a bond for renovation of the Tonganoxie Central Business District.
Downtown assessments
August 30, 2000
The elusive Fourth Street risky riders
August 30, 2000
Now that Ive settled the weed-trimmer problem, both by buying a new weed trimmer and by marrying a man who can fix just about anything, life is running a lot smoother around my house.
Development plan decision a solid one
Editorial
August 30, 2000
The Tonganoxie City Councils decision Monday night to spend $10,000 to update the citys comprehensive development plan was a sound one.
The Record
August 30, 2000
County reinstates toll-free number
August 30, 2000
Most county residents now can dial the Leavenworth County Courthouse toll free.
Physicians anticipate sufficient flu vaccines
August 30, 2000
Sometimes it takes even more than an apple a day to keep the doctor away.
Health department fines restaurant
August 30, 2000
The state health department has fined a downtown Leavenworth restaurant for violations of Kansas food service regulations.
Lawrence firm to help update city’s comprehensive plan
August 30, 2000
Tonganoxie City Council members decided Monday to enter into a contract with Strauss and Associates, a Lawrence-based law firm, to help the city update its comprehensive plan.
Runners blazing in practice
August 30, 2000
When the Tonganoxie High School cross country team begins regular season competition tomorrow, the team should do well.
New coach gets first look at team in game situation
August 30, 2000
Going into last Fridays red and white scrimmage, Tonganoxie High School volleyball coach Kelly Alexander said her main goal was just to see her team in action.
If youre looking for sun, check out Riverview
August 30, 2000
It isnt often you get to work on your short game and your tan at the same time, but thats the allure of Eudora Riverview Golf Course.
Tonganoxie boy leaves baseball to chase his dream on a bike
August 30, 2000
Eleven-year-old Josh McCutchen had been playing summer baseball his entire life. From T-ball on up, the youth put on a uniform and stepped up to the plate every year for Tonganoxie teams.
Heat tests football team’s conditioning
August 30, 2000
Tonganoxie High School football players got their first tastes of game action Friday, when they battled early evening heat and each other in the annual Chieftain red and white game.
Soccer team ready for Free State
JV comes up big against varsity in scrimmage
August 30, 2000
The Tonganoxie High School soccer team begins its season Thursday, one week after the team put on an impressive performance during its annual red and white scrimmage.
City sizzles
Electricity demand rises with heat index
August 30, 2000
Summers heat backfired Sunday afternoon.
Soybean crop suffers in heat
August 30, 2000
The extreme dry, hot weather in northeastern Kansas is taking a toll on the soybean crop.
City paves way for work in Urban Hess
August 30, 2000
Development rules may still be an obstacle to overcome, but the Tonganoxie City Council is not giving up on the possibility of Superior Alloy Steel of Olathe moving into the Urban Hess Business Center.
City Council Briefs
August 30, 2000