Archive for Wednesday, January 2, 2002

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Youth attend basketball clinic
January 2, 2002
Remember when: a community review
January 2, 2002
Shouts and Murmurs
The ‘rights’ must be remembered
January 2, 2002
In the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, acts of terrorism against this nation, America saw a renewed surge of patriotism.
The ‘rights’ must be remembered
January 2, 2002
In the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, acts of terrorism against this nation, America saw a renewed surge of patriotism.
Meat’ of schedule next for THS
January 2, 2002
The Tonganoxie wrestling team will come back from the Christmas break with some of its tougher meets of the season.
Beauty’ secrets
An interview with Alan Menken
January 2, 2002
Composer Alan Menken prepares for re-release of Disney classic ‘Beauty and the Beast.’
All in the family
(R) ***
January 2, 2002
An eccentric household struggles for acceptance in ‘The Royal Tenenbaums.’
Pharmacy opening at B&J
January 2, 2002
Eric Finkbiner has been looking forward to opening the first pharmacy at B&J Country Mart.
Cabinet shop rebounding
January 2, 2002
Donald Dyster knows how difficult it can be for a business to recover from fire.
Obituary/ Clarence Wesley McMechan
1917-2001
January 2, 2002
Services for Clarence Wesley McMechan Jr., 84, Lawrence, were Monday, Dec. 31, 2001, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie, with the Rev. Annie Hedquist officiating. Burial was in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie
Field resurfacing project to help prevent rain cancellations
January 2, 2002
Tonganoxie baseball and softball fields will have a different look next season.
Hopsital still considering Tonganoxie
January 2, 2002
Although the timetable has changed, Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s plans for a clinic in Tonganoxie still are on track for 2002.
Obituary: Carrie Edith McAlexander
1926-2001
January 2, 2002
Graveside services at Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie are pending for Carrie Edith McAlexander, 75, Lehigh Acres, Fla.
Power plant in county delayed at least a year
January 2, 2002
Plans for a $200 million natural-gas fired electrical generating plant in Leavenworth County are on hold.
Tonganoxie firefighters, chief at odds
January 2, 2002
A group of Tonganoxie city firefighters last week sent a letter to Fire Chief Charlie Conrad suggesting he resign.
Housing boom tips to Leavenworth
January 2, 2002
Tonganoxie, which in 2000 led the county in the number of new housing permits, dropped to third place in 2001.
Energy firm’s decision unfortunate for county
January 2, 2002
It is too bad that Leavenworth County apparently has missed out on Duke Energy’s plans for a natural-gas powered electrical generation plant.
Reward signs posted at park, ballfields
January 2, 2002
Two local organizations are taking steps toward what they hope will curb further vandalism in Tonganoxie.
Girls’ basketball team changes for new year
January 2, 2002
With a 1-5 record coming back from the winter break, Tonganoxie High School girls’ basketball coach Leslie Foster has made a few changes.
THS boys balanced at break
January 2, 2002
The Tonganoxie boys’ basketball team enters January with an even start to the season.
Obituary: Vera Gay McMechan
January 2, 2002
Services for Vera Gay McMechan, 82, Lawrence, were Monday, Dec. 31, 2001, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie, with the Rev. Annie Hedquist officiating. Burial was in Hubbel hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.