Archive for Wednesday, June 12, 2002

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Remember when: a community review
June 12, 2002
The story behind ‘Old Glory’
June 12, 2002
Editor’s note: Jim Conway, Tonganoxie, supplied this story and poem to The Mirror, in honor of Flag Day, which is Friday. These were previously printed in an American Legion publication.
School board OKs new no-cut policy
June 12, 2002
Tonganoxie has yet another new no-cut policy for high school athletics.
School district selects bid for workers compensation
June 12, 2002
Monday night, school board members faced a decision whether to accept a bid from a local insurance carrier for workers’ compensation insurance, or to accept a lower bid offered by the Kansas Association of School Boards.
Annual festival takes center stage
June 12, 2002
Tonganoxie Days’ return to the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds was met with some enthusiasm Saturday.
Despite short notice, Sanders makes appearance in all-star game
June 12, 2002
Being selected for an all-star game usually brings excitement to an athlete, but Tonganoxie’s Zach Sanders didn’t have much time to enjoy the news.
Bicycle race gets rolling Sunday
June 12, 2002
Registrations are starting to roll in for Tour de Tongie.
Exhibition game honors longtime baseball coach
June 12, 2002
Pete Rose discovered that betting on his own games was a grave mistake in the major leagues.
Athletics director hired for Chieftains
Former UN-Kearney wrestler chosen as replacement for Coach DeWitt
June 12, 2002
The Tonganoxie school board hopes athletic experience on the college level will elevate the local high school program.
Pear tree proves perilous for family
June 12, 2002
Lisa Kramer’s hurried trip out to the pear tree last Wednesday afternoon was eerily familiar.
Safety shouldn’t be a concern
June 12, 2002
Band man’s leadership spreads in community
June 12, 2002
Mr. Van, the band man, is at it again.
Obituary: Nelson Eduardo Pardo-Rangel
June 12, 2002
Services for Nelson Eduardo Pardo-Rangel, Clearwater Beach, Fla., will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2002, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Tonganoxie. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie
Eldridge, prosecuter may reach agreement
June 12, 2002
It appears a plea agreement is in the works for a former county commissioner charged with violating the county’s anti-nudity resolution.
Wal-Mart donates to rescue squad
June 12, 2002
The county’s water rescue squad members have a long list of equipment they need.
Barriers meant to stop traffic
June 12, 2002
Most, but not all, of the more than 1,000 drivers that each day used to drive through the intersection of Evans Road and County Road 25, are taking detours.