Archive for Wednesday, July 12, 2000

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Landowner, city closing in on purchase price
July 12, 2000
The search for a new water source for Tonganoxie city should end soon.
School budget estimated at $9 million
July 12, 2000
Once again, the local option budget has come to the rescue.
Residents can make their voices heard
Editorial
July 12, 2000
In just a few days, the Leavenworth County clerk will close the voter registration books until after the Aug. 1 primary election.
Tremendous transformation
Chainsaw artist rejuvenates damaged trees
July 12, 2000
As the chainsaw screams and sawdust fills the air it’s another Kansas tree coming down typical procedure for a post-tornado town.
Two county commission candidates call for change
July 12, 2000
Two candidates for the Leavenworth County Commission say they want to increase cooperation among commissioners.
Corn flourishes following rain
July 12, 2000
Three months ago, the area’s corn forecast didn’t look so good.
Reading program closer to reality
Efforts geared to struggling First-graders
July 12, 2000
Monday night, the Tonganoxie school board took the first step in implementing a new reading program for first-grade students.
The Record
July 12, 2000
Error leads to release of suspects
July 12, 2000
A judge last Wednesday ordered that suspects in high-speed chase be released from the Leavenworth County Jail because of an error by the sheriff’s department.
Arnold George Torneden
July 12, 2000
Gladys Marie Scott
July 12, 2000
Tonganoxie car dealer expands to Lawrence
July 12, 2000
Tonganoxie car dealer Sam Said is a man with a mission. He’s out to take advantage of an auto survey that shows 52 percent of buyers in the Leavenworth County and Douglas County market buy their vehicles elsewhere.
City’s drinking water passes Kansas exam
July 12, 2000
The good news is: Toganoxie’s well water passes the state’s guidelines for drinking safety.
Not ‘church and state’
July 12, 2000
Nowhere in the Constitution
July 12, 2000
Celebration of life
July 12, 2000
Infirmary view
July 12, 2000
Three Tonganoxie athletes
July 12, 2000
Three Tonganoxie high school athletes competed in a triathlon relay last weekend, taking fourth place out of more than 30 teams.
Braves successful in first season
Tonganoxie team scores victory at July 4 tourney
July 12, 2000
Tonganoxie has only had a traveling 9- and 10-year-old softball team for part of a summer, but it has shown itself good enough to be invited to a national tournament next month.
Harmonica player slated for library
July 12, 2000
Tulsa Read, the nation’s blues and country champion harmonica player, will perform from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Linwood Community Library.
Jessey, the dream-hunter
July 12, 2000
When Jessey Hunter moved to Tonganoxie six years ago he was only 12 years old. A new school. New friends. A new life. His dream of playing college basketball probably seemed distant.
Plainsmen bring gridiron to Tonganoxie area
July 12, 2000
The area’s newest sport team began play in style last weekend in McClouth when the Kansas Plainsmen beat the Iowa Storm.
Sertomas evens score with Bonner
Teams get ready for season-end tournament play
July 12, 2000
Sertomas has only lost one game this season, and the team lost badly, giving up 15 runs to a tough Bonner Springs squad on June 1.
News Briefing
July 12, 2000
Radio DJ funnels funds to Tonganoxie for tornado relief
July 12, 2000
Tonganoxie, damaged by the May 11 tornado, has caught the eye of various benefactors.
Mishelle Marie Smith
Birth
July 12, 2000
Oelschlaeger-Fields
Engagement
July 12, 2000