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A change in priorities
With God’s help, a Tonganoxie auctioneer survives cancer
January 3, 2001
In August, he didn’t think he’d live to his 50th birthday.
A view from the U.S. Defense Department
January 3, 2001
Officials at the Department of Defense confirmed they are working to locate the burial site of Maj. Eugene Posa.
Engagements
January 3, 2001
Team ready to defend home mat
January 3, 2001
Tonganoxie High School wrestlers have plenty of motivation for Thursday’s meet.
Charges allege sexual abuse of three youth
January 3, 2001
A 33-year-old Lawrence man faces 11 felony charges in Douglas County alleging he sexually abused three boys.
Leadership paves the way
January 3, 2001
Last month, members of the Kansas Legislature made the trek to Topeka to elect leaders to various posts in the House and Senate. This process is fairly routine in government circles, but its importance should not be overlooked. In the Legislature, just as anywhere else, there are leaders and there are followers. I am looking forward to a productive 2001 session working with the leadership teams recently elected.
2001 resolutions for near and far
January 3, 2001
Resolutions are typically something that individuals make for themselves. But this time around, we’re asking area residents what they would say if they could make resolutions for the world, country, state, county, city or society.
The media’s questions seem truly meaningless
Editorial
January 3, 2001
After a tornado devastated portions of Tonganoxie last May, the eyes of northeast Kansas were on this city.
Weddings
January 3, 2001
Deaths/Funerals
January 3, 2001
Knights of Columbus to host free-throw contest
January 3, 2001
Who is the area’s best free-throw shooter?
Junior high boys team opens season Tuesday
Tip-off comes against Gardner Wheatridge
January 3, 2001
After waiting through December for its season to begin, the Tonganoxie Junior High School boys basketball team is gearing up for its first game, Tuesday against Gardner Wheatridge. The team’s first post-holiday practice will be today.
Sports Briefs
January 3, 2001
The Record
January 3, 2001
Hearing set for chase suspect
January 3, 2001
A Kansas City, Kan., man who led authorities on a high speed chase between Tonganoxie and Basehor last July will face a preliminary hearing next month.
News Briefing
January 3, 2001
Chamber charting course for future
January 3, 2001
During the next few weeks, the Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce will be charting a new direction.
Hot checks surface after postal theft
January 3, 2001
Theft of mail last month from a McLouth utility company’s post office box has led to more theft.
Crash survivor eagerly awaiting answers
January 3, 2001
Tonganoxie leads county in housing
City issues record number of permits
January 3, 2001
When it comes to housing, Tonganoxie leads the county.