Archive for Wednesday, December 26, 2001

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Remember when: a community review
December 26, 2001
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces
Christmas gifts for you: songs, season bowl set
December 26, 2001
Boys break even, girls lose going into holidays
December 26, 2001
2001: a year of challenges
December 26, 2001
Fire investigation continues in Basehor
Some question state officials’ ruling of arson in Dec. 15 blaze at retail center
December 26, 2001
State investigators are still looking at arson as the likely cause of fire that destroyed a portion of the Basehor shopping complex.
Aunt Norie’s sewing room
December 26, 2001
Our dear friend and poet, Oma Lewis Wilson, will be spending this Christmas with our Lord and all his angels. Her daughter Myrna writes, “Mom went quietly and peacefully.” Oma, so full of love , peace and patience, blessed so many lives, spread so much happiness and good cheer, one of God’s very special angels. The jollyness of her so many poems will go on and on. She will never be forgotten. I’m so very glad I got to know her.
Teen-ager earns Eagle designation
December 26, 2001
Working toward an Eagle Scout designation came naturally to Michael Henre.
Big race in the Big Easy
Friends to run in New Orleans marathon with Team Diabetes
December 26, 2001
LeAnn Bond didn’t start her Thanksgiving in a traditional way. While most people were putting turkeys and dressing in the oven, Bond was putting shoes and running clothes on.
Shouts and murmurs
Life’s blessings are all around us
December 26, 2001
The push to open my house for Christmas Day was on. November and December had been a busy month as I finished up a journalism class at Kansas University and weathered with my family a late-autumn cough and cold.
The time has come for highway work
December 26, 2001
As traffic on U.S. Highway 24-40 between Tonganoxie and Lawrence continues to increase, state transportation officials should take note.
Obituary: Ethel Fern Jones
1911-2001
December 26, 2001
Services for Ethel Fern Jones, Lansing, were Friday, Dec. 21, 2001, at Quisenberry Funeral Home. Burial was in Shawnee Mission Memory Gardens, Shawnee.
Obituary: Antoinette (Toni) Louise Frye
1916-2001
December 26, 2001
Services for Antoinette (Toni) Louise Frye were Friday, Dec. 21, 2001, at Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Weather helps speed cable upgrade
December 26, 2001
The mild December hasn’t hurt Tonganoxie’s cable installation.
Deadline nears for city license
December 26, 2001
Tonganoxie retail scene ranks high
December 26, 2001
For the second consecutive year, Tonganoxie has been rated as one the “Little Giants” in retail sales in Kansas.
Economic outlook for schools still bleak
December 26, 2001
Kansas schools hit in the 1990s by declines in student enrollment could be facing an even bleaker economic future because of a predicted shortfall in state revenue. This includes the Tonganoxie school district.