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Remember when: a community review
September 19, 2001
News makers
Area HS seniors selected for KU honors; Univ. of Kansas names summer graduates
September 19, 2001
Shouts and Murmurs
Heroes indelible in nation’s loss
September 19, 2001
It’s hard to think of America without thinking of heroes.
Memories of horror will serve nation well
September 19, 2001
A radio reporter on Monday made an open request to television executives: Stop running those images of the World Trade Center disaster. The reporter implored the executives to think of the families of the thousands of victims killed in the terrorist acts.
News briefs
September 19, 2001
THS graduate volunteers in New York after attack at World Trade Center
September 19, 2001
Luke Manson went for 30 hours without sleep on Friday and Saturday.
Boy scout’s project to beautify high school grounds
September 19, 2001
A prospective Eagle Scout plans to carry out his final required project for his badge on Saturday.
Bank accounts established to help victims of Trade Center attacks
September 19, 2001
Three area women have made arrangements for people to donate to the World Trade Center Relief Fund by making deposits at two area banks.
Red Cross still seeking blood, cash donations
September 19, 2001
The executive director of the Leavenworth County chapter of the American Red Cross said support for her agency’s efforts on the East Coast have been strong.
Gasoline stations could pay for price hikes
September 19, 2001
Leavenworth County Attorney Frank Kohl said he’s issuing subpoenas for owners of six Leavenworth-area gasoline stations that may have unfairly hiked gasoline prices last week.
Students, teachers cope with effects from attacks
September 19, 2001
Last week’s tragedy continues to touch lives at Tonganoxie schools.
Jr. High volleyball teams see early success
September 19, 2001
The Tonganoxie eighth-grade team has started the season 2-1. The Warriors have defeated Clark (15-7, 6-15, 15-7) and Basehor-Linwood (16-14, 5-15, 15-3). Their lone loss came against Monticello (De Soto) 15-12, 11-15, 12-15.
Chieftains eager for big home tournament
September 19, 2001
The Tonganoxie volleyball team is ready to play. With just three matches in one month, THS coach Tiffany Parker said the varsity team is eager for competition.
Cross country teams compete at Rim Rock
September 19, 2001
One of the biggest meets outside of State was supposed to be run as the Jayhawk Invitational Saturday at Rim Rock Farm near Lawrence.
Balanced’ Pembroke Hill team hands Tonganoxie first defeat
September 19, 2001
Tonganoxie, off to its best start since 1992, was 2-0 and playing host to Pembroke Hill on Friday
Soccer team breaks win comlumn at De Soto
THS scores season’s first goals against Wildcats, plays host to Mill Valley on Thursday
September 19, 2001
That invisible shield on the opposing goal has been lifted for Tonganoxie.
Tonganoxie man wins titles as rookie
September 19, 2001
Dan Charles, Tonganoxie, has been around racing his entire life. His father Tom, who drives a modified car, has won more than 300 feature races overall.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces
Sports fans now rooting for real America’s team
September 19, 2001
In retrospect, the week off of sports on the national level was smart.
Games resume after national tragedy
September 19, 2001
Minutes before the Tonganoxie-Pembroke Hill football game Friday night, people attending joined hands for a moment of silence in honor of people killed in New York City and Washington, D.C.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
September 19, 2001
As I sit down to write this Wednesday morning; still numb today after yesterday, Sept. 11, 2001, a day we will never forget, the terror, the horror.
Births
Lauren Renae Lawson, Shawn David Breedlove III, Taylor Marie Knipp
September 19, 2001
Bridge project to start soon
September 19, 2001
The Linwood bridge over Stranger Creek is set for disassembling later this week or early next week.
Grandparents galore
September 19, 2001
More than 400 grandparents and grandparent-standins visited Tonganoxie Elementary School Friday morning for the school’s annual grandparents day activities.
Industrial zoning sought for 47 acres
September 19, 2001
Leavenworth County Planning Commission members will consider in October whether to rezone land that could become the site of a natural-gas powered electricity generation plant.
Area briefs
September 19, 2001
Historical society plans meeting
September 19, 2001
Harry Langdon will enlighten Tonganoxie historical buffs about the area’s background in music and art when he speaks at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The Record
Police reports and court proceedings
September 19, 2001
Vehicle crashes, driver flees
September 19, 2001
A 21-year-old Leavenworth man crashed a stolen sport utility vehicle he was driving early Monday afternoon on U.S. Highway 24-40 at a bridge over Main Street.
Firefighters celebrating birthday
September 19, 2001
Members of the Fairmount Township Fire Department are fired up for their 50th birthday bash, slated for this weekend in Basehor.
Deaths/Funerals: Kenneth W. Masters
September 19, 2001
Services for Kenneth W. Masters, 65, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2001, at West Haven Baptist Church in Tonganoxie, with the Rev. Rick Lamb officiating. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.
Deaths/Funerals: Barbara Hampshire
September 19, 2001
Private family services will be held for Barbara Hampshire, 65, Tonganoxie, who died Monday, Sept. 17, 2001, at a Topeka hospice house.
Deaths/Funerals: Jan M. Fulkerson
Jan M. Fulkerson
September 19, 2001
Memorial services for Jan M. Fulkerson, 47, Topeka, were Saturday, Sept. 15, 2001, at Faith Lutheran Church, Topeka. Cremation was planned.
Cable project on target for completion
September 19, 2001
Cable installation in the Tonganoxie area continues for Sunflower Broadband, formerly Sunflower Cablevision, Lawrence.
Homecoming ceremonies scheduled
September 19, 2001
Everyone is invited to roll out the carpets for Tonganoxie’s annual homecoming parade, set for 2:15 p.m. Friday.
Influenza vaccine available locally
September 19, 2001
Although flu season may be several months away, it’s not too early to prepare for it.
Speedway air traffic
Attacks on United States will affect how flights come, go for races
September 19, 2001
In light of last week’s terrorists’ acts on the World Trade Center and Pentagon, America’s rules of the sky have changed.
Tonganoxie area empties pockets for terror’s victims
September 19, 2001
On Saturday and Sunday, passers-by donated a heartwarming $15,436 in a fund-raiser to assist families of emergency workers who died in the Sept. 11 World Trade Center tragedy.
Letter to the editor - “Proud to be an American”
September 19, 2001
The heartbreaking events of last Tuesday left me stranded in Raleigh, N.C. A co-worker and I rented a car and drove 18 hours to get home.
Letter to the editor - ‘A special lady’
September 19, 2001
Etta Kay “E.K.” Elston was indeed a very special lady. E.K., as most of us called her, passed away on Sept. 2, 2001.
Letter to the editor - “It’s in the numbers”
September 19, 2001