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Anniversary: Freeman
July 10, 2002
Marjorie Louise and Lewis Dale Freeman Jr. celebrated their golden wedding anniversary March 23.
Hotel renovation progressing
July 10, 2002
At the Almeda Hotel, the century-old dining room is again taking shape even better shape than the new owners, Darlyn and Anna Hansen, had expected.
An old-fashioned party
July 10, 2002
About 200 people turned out July 2 for a band concert and an old-fashioned ice cream social at Tonganoxie’s VFW Park.
Vandals strike at elementary school
July 10, 2002
Vandalism occurred in Tonganoxie Elementary School last weekend, but how vandals entered the building remains a question.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
July 10, 2002
Uncle Joe, not his real name, who is a champion for kids and a promoter of the Big Brother-Big Sister program, thinks a major problem for children begins when they are very, very young.
Remember when: a community review
July 10, 2002
Intersection improvement to begin next month
July 10, 2002
When the school bell rings, road construction will be right around the corner.
Attorney nominated for court
July 10, 2002
Keyta Kelly, Leavenworth County’s county counselor at large, is in a pool of 18 people nominated for the Kansas Supreme Court.
Obituary: Karriker services
July 10, 2002
Services for the Rev. Herman W. Karriker, 67, Tonganoxie, were Monday, July 8, 2002, at Tonganoxie Assembly of God Church. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Nedra A. Dettman
1923-2002
July 10, 2002
Services for Nedra A. Dettman, 78, Sac City, Iowa, were Tuesday, July 9, 2002, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Sac City, with the Rev. Mark Selby officiating. Burial was in Cory Grover Cemetery, Sac City.
Obituary: Mildred G. Turney
1926-2002
July 10, 2002
Services for Mildred Genevieve Turney, 75, Kansas City, Kan., will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 11, 2002, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs. Burial will be in Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Leavenworth restaurant plans appeal of health officials’ claims
July 10, 2002
Western Sizzlin’ in Leavenworth has been fined by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment for 10 alleged violations of state food service regulation.
Youth baseball, softball closing in on tourneys
July 10, 2002
Although the weather is getting warmer, local baseball and softball teams are enjoying a much smoother schedule.
Scheduling opponents tough for Legion lately
July 10, 2002
The American Legion baseball season is almost finished.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces: Big leaguers should prove worth and take drug tests
July 10, 2002
Sammy Sosa has been one of baseball’s goodwill ambassadors for the last few years.
At the ol’ ball game(s)
Couple’s summer full cheering on 10 grandchildren in baseball and softball
July 10, 2002
Officials at Wrigley Field in Chicago probably wouldn’t want to invite Bob and Carol Jacobs to sing the seventh-inning stretch.
City holding the line on 2003 mill levy
July 10, 2002
Tonganoxie city property owners will not see an increase in the mill levy to finance city services in 2003.
Tonganoxie man recalls accident
July 10, 2002
Don Conrad’s wounds began to heal many years ago. But the decades-old memory of his blast with fire lives on.
Engagement/Downey-Besperat
July 10, 2002
Michael and Joyce Downey, Tonganoxie, announce the engagement of their daughter, Chloe Downey, to Aaron Besperat, son of John Besperat, Timken, and Carol Neely, Kinsley.
Engagement: Hund-Rose
July 10, 2002
Ruth Hund, McFarland, and Cliff Hund, McFarland, and Robert and Carolyn Rose, Council Grove, announce the engagement of their children, Jennifer Dawn Hund and Scott Byron Rose.
School tax levy drops by 3 mills
July 10, 2002
Unless the Tonganoxie school district sees a large enrollment increase, the general fund budget will remain at about $7,125,000 the same as for the 2001-2002 school year.
District approves new policy on drugs
July 10, 2002
Tonganoxie school board members Monday night approved a substance abuse policy that gives athletes and other students participating in other extracurricular activities more control over their own medication needs.
Wedding: Musick-Hankins
July 10, 2002
Autumn Dawn Musick and Mark William Hankins, Tonganoxie, were married June 8, 2002, at Clearfield Friends Church south of Eudora.
Birth: Madelynn Faith Bell
July 10, 2002
Tiffani and Robert Bell, Lawrence, announce the birth of a daughter, Madelynn Faith Bell, on June 17, 2002, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence.
Birth: Thomas Jacob Zimmerman
July 10, 2002
Brian and Cami Zimmerman, Tonganoxie, announce the birth of a son, Thomas Jacob Zimmerman, on June 27, 2002, at Olathe Medical Center.
Birth: Zachary James McEvoy and Carolyn Rose McEvoy
July 10, 2002
Dr. James and Peggy McEvoy, Ellicott City, Md., announce the birth of twins on June 27, 2002.
Birth: Mason Elliott Carlson
July 10, 2002
Carolyn L. and Jason E. Carlson, Lawrence, announce the birth of a son, Mason Elliott Carlson, on July 1, 2002, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Lawrence.