Archive for Wednesday, February 21, 2001

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The heart of the matter
Mirror columnist, who successfully undergoes risky heart surgery, urges everyone to pay attention to symptoms.
February 21, 2001
When Billie Aye, columnist for The Mirror, learned in December she had a tumor in her heart and would require coronary surgery, she didn’t go home and take a nap.
Golf course community plan revived near Basehor
February 21, 2001
A golf course development northeast of Basehor that was derailed several years ago because of financial problems appears to be back on track.
Delaware chief to discuss casino with Tonganoxie City Council
February 21, 2001
At the invitation of Tonganoxie city officials, the chief of the Delaware Tribe of Indians will be in town Monday to talk about casinos.
Development plan ready for comment from public
February 21, 2001
The city’s offering a chance for members of the Tonganoxie area to review and comment on a draft of a comprehensive development plan.
House approves monthly fee on cell phones
February 21, 2001
Under a measure the Kansas House approved last week, cellular telephone users would be charged a 75-cent fee.
Fire destroys apartments
Management company defends responses to tenant complaints
February 21, 2001
A fire last Wednesday night that destroyed four apartments has ignited a string of complaints by tenants of the Cedar Hills complex.
Chieftains beat Santa Fe Trail
February 21, 2001
Tonganoxie High School’s girls basketball team (7-10) finished 1-1 on the week, losing a close one to Immaculata on Feb. 13, but recovering to beat league power Santa Fe Trail.
THS volleyball coach Kelly Alexander resigns
February 21, 2001
Coaches resign all the time.
Wrestling tradition on upswing
February 21, 2001
As interest and participation in wrestling has grown in Tonganoxie during the last few years, the success reaped at all levels has grown proportionately.
Chieftain wrestlers statebound
February 21, 2001
Expecting improvement from the Tonganoxie wrestling this weekend will be an easy task to accomplish.
FFA alumni cultivate resources for current students’ projects
February 21, 2001
A quiet but dedicated group of adults reaches out to bolster the high school’s FFA chapter.
Deaths/Funerals
February 21, 2001
Chieftains see winning streak lapse
February 21, 2001
In a roller coaster week, Tonganoxie High School’s boys basketball team extended its monthlong winning streak to six and then saw it ended there three days later.
The record
February 21, 2001
City increases seat-belt patrols
February 21, 2001
Tonganoxie police officers plan to step up efforts to make sure drivers and passengers use seat belts, especially where children are concerned.
NewsBriefing
February 21, 2001
Comprehensive plan an important step
Editorial
February 21, 2001
Anniversary
February 21, 2001
Births
February 21, 2001
Amerifirst Mortgage planning expansion
February 21, 2001
Amerifirst Mortgage, which opened a Tonganoxie office last fall, will expand in March into Wyandotte County.
City tax abatement program sparks interest
February 21, 2001
Interest in the city’s tax-abatement program has picked up recently.
letters to the editor
February 21, 2001