Archive for Wednesday, May 22, 2002

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Remember when: a community review
May 22, 2002
McLouth qualifies 12 for 2A state track meet
May 22, 2002
McLouth qualified eight girls and four boys for the state track meet Friday and Saturday in Wichita.
Chieftains send 17 to State
Schultz captures pole vault; THS qualifies 10 boys
May 22, 2002
He’s back. After missing the state meet the last two years, senior Dustin Schultz will return to Wichita in the pole vault.
Members of Class of 2002 win numerous scholarships
May 22, 2002
TES students learn in safe environment
May 22, 2002
At a time when our nation has experienced terrorism like never before, and our country has lost the every day feeling of peace and security, we must provide our young children with an environment of understanding, yet complete safety. An elementary school needs to be a place that children are eager to attend, and it also needs to be a place where they feel safe.
School district’s accomplishments touch community
May 22, 2002
Our school district its students, board members, employees and patrons have accomplished much during the 2001-2002 school year.
Thriller ‘Insomnia’ won’t put you to sleep
(R) ***1/2
May 22, 2002
Insomnia” may be the first gritty crime drama to take place completely during daylight. Of course, that’s because it’s set in Alaska during the prolonged season when night never comes.
DARE coordinator named county’s officer of the year
May 22, 2002
A Leavenworth County sheriff’s deputy takes community policing to heart. And it’s that commitment that earned Connie Anderson the county’s Law Enforcement Officer of the Year award.
Glenn playing basketball home and abroad
May 22, 2002
Ohio will seem like a hop, skip and jump shot away for Tonganoxie’s Jordan Glenn.
Reischman bounces back for hurdle title; 4x800 takes gold as seven girls get ready for Wichita
May 22, 2002
Jennifer Reischman’s fourth-place high hurdle finish last year would have qualified her this year, but the junior didn’t need a rule change to earn a trip to Wichita.
DeWitt leaving for EHS
May 22, 2002
Most Tonganoxie High School wrestlers will return next season, but the man who helped build the program will take his tools elsewhere.
Gunslingers added to attractions at McLouth’s barbecue cook-off
May 22, 2002
The McLouth BBQ Cook-off will have its usual array of festivities on June 1, with a little kick.
Gibbens-Piel
May 22, 2002
Michael and Nancy Gibbens, Tonganoxie, announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine Gibbens to Andrew Piel, both of Denver.
Anniversary: David and Elizabeth Kitterman
May 22, 2002
David and Elizabeth Kitterman, McLouth, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on May 24, 2002.
From sports to classrooms, THS students excel
May 22, 2002
To say that Tonganoxie High School was a busy and productive school during the 2001-02 school year would be an understatement
Students encouraged to explore many options
May 22, 2002
Junior High! As adults we all have memories of what it was like to go through the tremendous years of growth in adolescence.
Letter: Questions about fire department
May 22, 2002
To the editor: In regard to the city council voting to have Butch Rogers as our new fire chief, I have some questions I would like answered.
Pearce-Black
May 22, 2002
Brent and Daylean Pearce, Haysville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Constance Pearce, to William C. Black, son of Donald Black, McLouth, and Christine Black, Leavenworth.
Thoughts about being an American
May 22, 2002
Editor’s note: Bill and Dorothy Stewart, Tonganoxie, submitted this, which was sent to them by a man who served with Bill in the U.S. Army during World War II.
A time for memories and for appreciation
May 22, 2002
Memorial Day holiday is next Monday.
Hazardous material discovered in Basehor
May 22, 2002
The state Department of Health and Environment has fined a Rossville company $23,000 for illegally transporting and storing hazardous waste at a Basehor residence.
Game to honor John McCaffrey
May 22, 2002
A longtime Tonganoxie baseball coach will be honored June 8 for his dedication to youths.
Obituary: Richard J. Darrow Sr.
1933-2002
May 22, 2002
Services for Richard J. “Dick” Darrow Sr., 69, Leavenworth, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, May 24, 2002, at St. Casimir’s Catholic Church in Leavenworth. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery.
Memorial Day ceremonies set at VFW Park
May 22, 2002
Members of the Tonganoxie Veterans of Foreign Wars post will conduct its annual Memorial Day ceremony on Sunday.
McDonald’s looking at site in Tonganoxie
May 22, 2002
It’s possible Tonganoxie could be home to another fast-food restaurant.
THS Class of 2002 graduates in style
Class members receive thousands in scholarships
May 22, 2002
Members of Tonganoxie High School’s Class of 2002 celebrated their accomplishments Saturday night at Beatty Field.
FBI seeks suspects in ATM burglary
May 22, 2002
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking suspects in a break-in at an automatic teller machine at Community National Bank in Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Margaret Marie Lisson
1916-2002
May 22, 2002
Services for Margaret Marie Lisson, 85, Linwood, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25, 2002, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery.