Archive for Tuesday, December 31, 2002

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2002: A year in review
Past 12 months marked by growth in city, county
December 31, 2002
Chieftain wrestlers back from break
December 31, 2002
Tonganoxie High grapplers’ yuletide vacation has come to an end.
TJHS girl takes down wrestling gender barrier
December 31, 2002
When New Mexico junior placekicker Katie Hnida entered the Las Vegas Bowl on Christmas Day, she became the first woman to make an appearance in a Division I bowl game and the first to dress for a Division-1 football game.
Sunday hoops
Nearly 90 youth attend camp; free-throw champs crowned
December 31, 2002
There was plenty of basketball Sunday in the Tonganoxie High School gymnasium.
Remember When
A Community Review
December 31, 2002
A historical look from the files of The Mirror.
Shouts and Murmurs: Helping where and when we can
December 31, 2002
Wins like last week’s Powerball jackpot always get the conversation going. What does a person do when literally millions of dollars are dropped in his or her lap?
District sets pre-election meetings
Basehor-Linwood bond issue vote could cost up to $5,600
December 31, 2002
School district officials and campaign volunteers want to make one last push between now and Election Day for a proposed bond issue in the Basehor-Linwood school district.
Bennett promoted to fire chief
December 31, 2002
Tonganoxie has a new, full-time fire chief.
Richard Harry “Dick” Ristow
1932-2002
December 31, 2002
Services for Richard Harry “Dick” Ristow, 70, Hermitage, Mo., were Dec. 21, 2002, at Wheatland, Mo. Mr. Ristow, a former Kansas City, Kan., resident, died Dec. 18, 2002, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, Mo.
Obituary: Doris Lorene Powell
1920-2002
December 31, 2002
Services for Doris Lorene Powell, 82, Guthrie Center, Iowa, were Monday, Dec. 30, 2002, at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lawrence.
Obituary: Mildred V. New
1913-2002
December 31, 2002
Services for Mildred V. New, 89, Leavenworth, were Monday, Dec. 30, 2002, at Barnett-Larkin-Brown Funeral Home, Leavenworth. Burial was in Sunset Memory Cemetery.
Obituary: Gary Bishop
1951-2002
December 31, 2002
Gary Bishop, 51, Basehor, died Dec. 17, 2002, at his home after fighting a long battle with cancer.
Wrestling is deep in the heart of Linwood man
December 31, 2002
Most athletes today have to spend endless hours preparing their minds and bodies just for a chance to compete at the college level.
Alum is on Mark in college
December 31, 2002
It was a case of same sport, different location that made a major impact in Kara Mark’s basketball career.