Archive for Wednesday, January 31, 2001

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High school cheerleading a year-round job
January 31, 2001
There is a lot that goes into being a cheerleader.
Chamber of commerce honors former president
January 31, 2001
The Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce had a reason to celebrate at its annual meeting last week the city is growing.
The Record
January 31, 2001
Girls’ team finishes sixth in Lawrence
January 31, 2001
Tonganoxie High School’s girls basketball team went 1-2 at last week’s Firebird Winter Classic girls basketball tournament held at Free State High School. Tonganoxie finished sixth.
Wrestlers finish fourth in tourney
January 31, 2001
For the fourth time in as many tries, the Tonganoxie High School wrestling team finished in the top four at a tournament, this time at the 10-team Osawatomie Invitational.
Chieftains squeeze past Perry with few turnovers
January 31, 2001
Tonganoxie senior Scott Breuer scored a career-high 27 points as the Chieftains beat Perry-Lecompton, 67-58, last week for their fourth win in five games.
Branch bank nearing completion
January 31, 2001
In five months, customers of First State Bank and Trust will have an opportunity to bank on Lawrence’s west side.
Developers hope for summer start on 130 houses
January 31, 2001
Now that the Leavenworth County Commission has given the nod to a residential subdivision west of Basehor, the owners must ensure they can afford to develop the land.
County possible site for casino
Chief of Delaware Tribe to talk with commissioners next week
January 31, 2001
Several months after unveiling plans for a casino near Lawrence, an Oklahoma Indian tribe has turned its attention to Leavenworth County.
Deaths/Funerals
January 31, 2001
Weather blamed for Tuesday morning accidents
January 31, 2001
A layer of ice under snow apparently caused two traffic accidents about 8 a.m. Tuesday in the southern part of Leavenworth County.
Former restaurant owners plan new eatery
January 31, 2001
The former owners of the Ice Cream Parlor and Grill missed the business so much that they plan to open another restaurant in downtown Tonganoxie.
THS students plan to shadow workers
January 31, 2001
On Friday, several area employers will see their shadows members of a Tonganoxie High School business club.
Boys basketball season averages after first 12 games:
January 31, 2001
Stranger Creek Wrestling Club Results
January 31, 2001
Junior high boys basketball teams have eventful week
January 31, 2001
Tonganoxie’s eighth-grade boys’ basketball A-team won one and lost two games during the past week and a half. Its record is now 2-3.
Hearing delayed for plea discussion
January 31, 2001
It appears a plea is in the works for a Lawrence man accused of molesting three area youths.
Congressman offers his views
January 31, 2001
When U.S. Rep. Jim Ryun visited Tonganoxie High School seniors last Thursday, students in Andy Gilner’s government class learned first-hand the value of writing letters to elected officials.
News Briefing
January 31, 2001
Birth
January 31, 2001
Chamber of Commerce heading to Home Show
Booth at Kansas City show successful last year
January 31, 2001
Based on the response it received last year, the Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce again is taking its message to the Greater Kansas City Home Show.
Dreaming about Kansas on a clear California day
January 31, 2001
Some nights I dream of Kansas, the students walking to class on the hill in Lawrence, the south wind blowing through the streets of Dodge City, the cows rubbing hedge posts until they are smooth and shiny in the fence row along a two-lane highway.
Information important to casino discussions
Editorial
January 31, 2001
Leavenworth County commissioners are correct in taking a wait-and-see attitude concerning the possibility that a casino could be constructed in the area.
Tonganoxie minister seeking donated goods for medical missionary
January 31, 2001
A Tonganoxie minister again will travel to Mexico this spring on a medical missionary. And he needs the community’s help.
Elected county officials receive pay raise
January 31, 2001
Leavenworth County commissioners have approved a $1,133 annual pay hike for themselves and five other elected county officials.
Victory Baptist gains new pastor
January 31, 2001
A new pastor is serving Tonganoxie’s Victory Baptist Church.
Making a statement with debate
January 31, 2001