Archive for Wednesday, March 20, 2002

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Official: Exercise caution if burning
March 20, 2002
A series of field fires that went out of control last Wednesday kept city and township firefighters hopping.
The Record
March 20, 2002
News Makers
March 20, 2002
House leaders discuss budget cuts
March 20, 2002
The sunflower state’s budget isn’t what it used to be.
Himpel Luber Yard expands into former feed store downtown
March 20, 2002
Officers bust in on ‘cooking’ meth lab
March 20, 2002
Leavenworth County sheriff’s officers on Friday raided a meth lab where cooking was in progress.
Nye ponders run for county commission
First District incumbent Don Navinsky undecided about re-election bid
March 20, 2002
Leavenworth County Sheriff Herb Nye is considering a run for the county commission seat held by Don Navinsky.
McLouth residents still planning for memorial
March 20, 2002
McLouth residents continue to work toward bringing the city a Veterans’ memorial.
Sheriff’s deputy pleads guilty to felony charge
March 20, 2002
A Leavenworth County sheriff’s deputy has pled no contest to a charge of attempted possession of stolen property, a felony.
TJHS students put salsa to the test
March 20, 2002
Quentin Crews taste-tested the last of three salsas, gave a nod of approval, and penciled his vote on the sheet of paper marked brand “A.”
Intersection upgrading to detour area traffic
March 20, 2002
By the time school starts next fall, Leavenworth County Engineer Dave Mahoney hopes construction at the intersection of Evans Road and County Road 25 will be completed.
Fall teams’ schedules released early
March 20, 2002
Spring sports are on athletes’ minds now, but most schedules have already been drawn up for fall and some winter sports next season.
Wrestlers move banquet for coach’s newborn girl
March 20, 2002
Tonganoxie’s annual high school wrestling banquet reflected the teams’ season slightly later than planned this year.
THS wants healthier pitching
March 20, 2002
The Tonganoxie High School baseball team could have its hands full this season.
Back for another swing
Tonganoxie softball team set to return after going 13-7 last season
March 20, 2002
Senior catcher Andrea Korb’s season was cut one game short when she broke her wrist in last year’s 4A Regional quarterfinals against Jefferson West in Hiawatha.
Obituary: Keefe Wickey
1933-2002
March 20, 2002
Services Keefe Wickey, 69, Kenbridge, Va., were held March 11, 2002, at Hillsman-Hix Funeral Home in Amelia, Va. Mr. Wickey died Thursday, March 7, 2002, in a single-engine aircraft accident that occurred shortly after take-off.
Obituary: Ruby Velma Agnes Coffman
1917-2002
March 20, 2002
Services for Ruby Velma Agnes Coffman, 84, Tonganoxie, were Thursday, March 14, 2002, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial was in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Glenna M. Brassfield
1949-2002
March 20, 2002
Services for Glenna M. Brassfield, 53, Basehor, will be at 10 a.m. today, March 20, 2002, at the Zion United Church of Christ, Kansas City, Kan. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
March 20, 2002
The lining in her wool slacks was riding up and creating a roll or bulk across the back under the waistband.
Girl Scouts celebrate anniversary
March 20, 2002
Letters to the Editor: Seeing red, legislators’ response
March 20, 2002
Remember when: a community review
March 20, 2002
Chief justice’s move good for state courts
March 20, 2002
Last week, in a surprise move, the chief justice of the Kansas Supreme Court revealed her plan to implement a much-needed revenue-builder.
Day o’ the Irish
March 20, 2002
Most of the fans who lined Fourth Street to observe the 15th annual Tonganoxie St. Patrick’s Day festivities wore jackets or turtleneck sweaters with their collars upturned to keep out the cool breeze.