Archive for Wednesday, December 13, 2000

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TV broadcasters visit TJHS
December 13, 2000
Tonganoxie eighth-graders are learning there’s more to broadcasting than looking pretty in front of a camera.
Sports Briefs
December 13, 2000
Pretty as a picture
December 13, 2000
Anyone who has “cared enough to send the very best” may have mailed a greeting card that featured Riley Vogel, a 12-year-old Tonganoxie girl.
Students learning a new language
December 13, 2000
On recent Thursday afternoons, there’s been an unusual hush in Sharon Dodge’s third-grade classroom at Genesis Christian Academy.
Science standards revisited
Letter to the editor
December 13, 2000
Helping others brings sense of joy
December 13, 2000
The final month of the year always seems to be the busiest for me. Family commitments, holiday planning, getting ready for the legislative session and preparing the state budget all dominate the month of December.
Illuminate the danger of drunken drivers
Editorial
December 13, 2000
During this joyous and giving time of year, it’s appropriate to be reminded of people out there who could rob us of our health and our lives.
The Record
December 13, 2000
News Briefing
December 13, 2000
Deaths/Funerals
December 13, 2000
Wrestlers pin first tourney in decade
December 13, 2000
According to Tonganoxie High School wrestling Coach Bill DeWitt, the Chieftains haven’t won a wrestling tournament in nearly a decade.
Free throws, defense win nail-biter
Lady Chieftains squander big lead in 49-46 victory
December 13, 2000
Tonganoxie’s High School girls basketball team pushed its record to 2-1 Friday night, beating the DeSoto Wildcats behind its best team free-throw shooting of the season.
Boys team blows out Wildcats
December 13, 2000
After losing its first two games of the season by a combined total of 13 points, Tonganoxie High School’s boys basketball team finally got things moving in the right direction Friday night, defeating the DeSoto Wildcats 62-28.
City council, school board filing deadline in six weeks
December 13, 2000
One Tonganoxie school board member and one city council member say they have no plans to seek re-election next spring.
School district contemplates new building
December 13, 2000
Despite continuing budget problems because of enrollment decreases, the Tonganoxie school superintendent believes the district should improve its facilities and programs.
Winter storm ices the area
December 13, 2000
Despite clearing roads, people are not out of winter’s danger yet.
Council OKs rate increases
December 13, 2000
After the first of the year, fees for trash, water and sewer will increase in Tonganoxie.
City Council Briefs
December 13, 2000
Hatchery makes winter delivery
December 13, 2000
It was a bitter winter morning. Temperatures hovered at 25 degrees and winds ruffled gray waters at the Leavenworth County State Fishing Lake.