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Attack of the Clones’ provides energetic, brainless ride
(PG) ***
May 15, 2002
If “Phantom Menace” resulted in mindless boredom, then “Attack of the Clones” at least offers mindless entertainment.
Remember when: a community review
May 15, 2002
Student gains perspective on U.S.
May 15, 2002
Whether a student is in Germany or the United States, chances are the youth prefers some classes to others.
Shouts and Murmurs: Striving to know all we can know
May 15, 2002
Let the learning continue!
No. 1 Bobcats halt THS baseball season
May 15, 2002
Tonganoxie baseball coach John Lee spoke throughout this season about the Chieftains’ struggling with big innings.
Atchison wins home golf regional; Chieftains finish inaugural season
May 15, 2002
The 2002 golf season is in the books.
Pitchers’ duel ends in Hayden’s favor
No. 6 Wildcats produce 2-0 win, knock No. 3 Chieftains out of tourney
May 15, 2002
It was difficult to hear an aluminum bat ping Monday during the Tonganoxie-Hayden regional quarterfinal game in Tonganoxie.
Happy at Trail
May 15, 2002
For the first time this season, every Tonganoxie High School boys track member ran the 400.
Lee leaving THS for Missouri’s Park Hill
May 15, 2002
Tonganoxie athletics director John Lee is going home.
Under the big top
May 15, 2002
Jim Gambrill has been building toys since he was a child.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
May 15, 2002
Graduations make me wish that I was rich. If I had a huge fortune to tap into, I’d see to it that every graduate was given two books: one would be the Bible; the other would be a little volume by H. Jackson Brown Jr., called “Life’s Little Instruction Book.”
Seniors honored for academic work
May 15, 2002
The 2002 Lawrence Journal-World Academic All-Star team includes a member from Tonganoxie High School and another from McLouth.
Congratulations, THS class of 2002
May 15, 2002
On Saturday night, Tonganoxie High School will graduate the members of the Class of 2002.
Diversion reached in saloon allegation
May 15, 2002
Three Leavenworth County men who were suspected of operating an open saloon following a raid last month have entered into diversion agreements.
Bank donates to senior services
May 15, 2002
First State Bank and Trust has given a boost to the Leavenworth County Senior Services establishment of a center in Leavenworth.
Obituary: Thomas Dale Lobb
May 15, 2002
Services for Thomas Dale Lobb, 66, Scottsdale, Ariz., were Saturday, May 11, 2002, at Messinger Pinnacle Peak Mortuary in Scottsdale.
Obituary: Margaret Leighty
1913-2002
May 15, 2002
Services for Margaret (Sanders) Leighty, 88, Tonganoxie, will be at 2 p.m. today, May 15, 2002, at Quisenberry Funeral home, Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Traffic concerns tie up plans for bicycle races
May 15, 2002
A bicycling race in and near Tonganoxie is taking some additional time to get rolling.
Intersection to close in two weeks
May 15, 2002
For numerous drivers each day, road construction will mean finding an alternate route.
District hits insurance complications
May 15, 2002
An effort to make the school’s insurance selection process run smoother has met a barrier.
THS using new criteria to choose valedictorian
May 15, 2002
Tonganoxie High School will take a break from recent tradition at Saturday night’s graduation ceremony.
City employees dive into pool repairs
May 15, 2002
After a month of TLC, the Tonganoxie swimming pool is ready for business.
Council replaces longtime fire chief
May 15, 2002
The city has a new fire chief for the first time in 16 years.
Letter to the editor: proud grandmother
May 15, 2002