Archive for Wednesday, September 20, 2000

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Shepek resigns from commission
September 20, 2000
Chieftain runners log tough week
September 20, 2000
The Tonganoxie High School cross country team split its team and competed at two different meets last week, but almost every runner who competed faced races more difficult than normal.
Standing on Chieftain sidelines
September 20, 2000
Does anybody remember when it was necessary to reserve prime seats at Tonganoxie High School football games?
From the Sidelines
September 20, 2000
Slow starts plague soccer team
September 20, 2000
After ironing out early season problems with teamwork and the transition game, the Tonganoxie High School soccer team ran into another speed bump last week finishing.
Volleyball team gets first win of season
September 20, 2000
After spending the first part of the season finding team cohesion, the Tonganoxie High School volleyball team came home with its first win of the year last week by beating DeSoto 2-0 on Sept. 12.
Safety comes first
Crossing guards watch over all
September 20, 2000
As parents get ready for the school year and attend open house to get to know their kids’ teachers, they get a good idea what their kids will learn in the classroom and the activities the kids will participate in. But the learning isn’t just in the classroom kids are learning while on their way to school too.
Engagement
September 20, 2000
Birth
September 20, 2000
Wedding
September 20, 2000
Camping club spends activity-filled weekend at fairgrounds
September 20, 2000
Tonganoxie played host last weekend to the Good Sams Samboree.
Nominee overlooked voting responsibility
Editorial
September 20, 2000
Regardless of what Americans think of Dick Cheney’s politics, it’s disheartening to learn that the Republican vice presidential nominee hasn’t bothered to vote in numerous elections during the past five years.
The Record
September 20, 2000
Defense holds Pembroke until late
September 20, 2000
Despite a late-game touchdown by Pembroke Hill to take the game, the Tonganoxie High School football team put up its best effort of the season Friday in its 18-13 loss at Pembroke.
Grandparents flock to school in annual visit to classrooms
September 20, 2000
Third-grader Maggie Derzinski sat at her desk at Tonganoxie Elementary School working on her lessons last Friday, just like she does on any school day. But when she needed to ask a question this day, she didn’t raise her hand and look for her teacher.
D.A.R.E. returning to TES
September 20, 2000
D.A.R.E., a 17-week program designed to help teens stay away from drugs, will be taught in Tonganoxie again this year.
News Briefing
September 20, 2000
Dianna Rae Hammons
September 20, 2000
Donald E. French
September 20, 2000
Mary (Lenahan) Wager
September 20, 2000
Basehor mayor no longer employed at Lansing Correctional Facility
September 20, 2000
At county’s newest jail, there’s ‘room at the inn’
September 20, 2000
The new Leavenworth County Jail has changed life for its weekenders, those scofflaws serving sentences for non-felony offenses in weekend bites so they can keep their weekday jobs.
Sheriff’s fund headed for vote
September 20, 2000
In November, Leavenworth County voters will be asked to decide whether to approve a $3.5 million bond to allow the county to buy into the Kansas Police and Fire Retirement Fund for sheriff’s officers.
Speedway’s surface paving the way
September 20, 2000
The earth has been moved. And now at Kansas Speedway, where 11 million cubic yards of dirt have been moved, everything’s right on track.
Taxpayers to absorb cost shift
September 20, 2000
Now that the city has agreed to pay $94,000 more toward the downtown renovation project, the next question is: Who will pay the bill?