Archive for Wednesday, January 10, 2001

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Chieftains rock ‘n’ roll at Cotton Bowl
January 10, 2001
Tonganoxie High School Marching Chieftains last week brought home three trophies from Dallas and an open invitation to more national events.
Deaths/Funerals
January 10, 2001
Something for which to be glad
January 10, 2001
There once was a woman, who following her tendency to save good household items “for later,” rolled up a wool Oriental carpet she had inherited from her grandmother and stored it in the attic.
City Council Briefs
January 10, 2001
City council considers levying tax on guests at local motels
January 10, 2001
The Tonganoxie City Council began discussing an option at Monday night’s meeting that would bring additional revenue to the city.
Tonganoxie board discusses two additions to high school
January 10, 2001
School board members Monday night discussed the possibility of constructing a 9,000-square-foot addition to the north side of Tonganoxie High School.
Start-up company heading to town
January 10, 2001
A company that would provide mail-order pharmaceuticals with a twist hopes to open this year in Tonganoxie’s Urban Hess Business Center.
Marching band storms Texas
January 10, 2001
Tonganoxie High School Marching Chieftains last week brought home three trophies from Dallas and an open invitation to more national events.
In sports, the winner of the game usually controlled momentum
January 10, 2001
When the physical and mental aspects of competition are stripped clean from sports, there are still a few things important to winning that simply can’t be placed in either of those categories.
Last year’s team saw early losses
January 10, 2001
Though the Chieftains’ 1-5 start this season is a sharp contrast to how well Coach Mike Webb thought his team would do, it is strikingly similar to last year’s early season.
Chieftain wrestlers post 4-2 record
January 10, 2001
After spending the entire pre-holiday season on the road, the Tonganoxie High School wrestling team finally got to compete at home twice.
Boys drop two close matchups
January 10, 2001
After suffering through three tough losses during the pre-holiday season, the Tonganoxie High School boys basketball team found that the holiday break didn’t turn the tide.
Early lead doesn’t seal win
January 10, 2001
After scoring more points in the first quarter than its opponent did in the first half, the Tonganoxie girls basketball team on Friday lost by two points to Santa Fe Trail, bringing its record to 2-3.
City and school to combine efforts
January 10, 2001
County Annex to offer license renewals
January 10, 2001
Lansing man injured in K-7 accident
January 10, 2001
A 40-year-old Lansing man remained at the University of Kansas Medical Center Tues-day afternoon, following an accident Friday morning on Kansas Highway 7.
County officials sworn in
January 10, 2001
Leavenworth County officials who were elected in November were sworn into office Monday during ceremonies at the Justice Center.
Lawrence man faces judge today
January 10, 2001
A preliminary hearing is scheduled for this afternoon for a Lawrence man accused of molesting three area youths.
NewsBriefing
January 10, 2001
VIP Booster Club advocates for vocal, instrumental music
January 10, 2001
Tonganoxie’s young musicians look to the Vocal Instrumental Performance Booster Club for some extras.
Lending a helping hand
Athletics department appreciates boosters’ contributions
January 10, 2001
It’s more than just boosting spirit at athletic events for the Tonganoxie Booster Club. It’s a mission.
Letter
Making a difference
January 10, 2001
Marching Chieftains a source of pride
Editorial
January 10, 2001
How fortunate the city of Tonganoxie and the Tonganoxie school system are to have been represented at the recent Cotton Bowl by the Marching Chieftains.
Births
January 10, 2001