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Remember when: a community review
May 29, 2002
Peonies: old and new
May 29, 2002
It’s the spirit of a garden that’s important.
Hassinger to cheer at Pittsburg State
May 29, 2002
Samantha Hassinger’s cheering days aren’t finished yet.
No. 8 Hayden wins state again; three KVL teams also compete
May 29, 2002
Although Tonganoxie didn’t make a trip to state this weekend, its final opponents did.
McLouth’s Edmonds captures 800 again
May 29, 2002
McLouth junior Courtney Edmonds thought she’d experiment with the 1,600 this track season.
Major record breakers
Girls 4x800 relay team zooms past 1990 mark
May 29, 2002
Tonganoxie girls’ coach Bill Shaw appearance should have a substantial change thanks to Saturday’s 4x800 relay at the State Track and Field Championships at Cessna Stadium in Wichita.
Norris’ 800 tops boys
May 29, 2002
Friday’s crummy weather at the State Track and Field Championships didn’t allow for many bright spots, at least not for the Tonganoxie boys team.
School district honors teachers, staff
May 29, 2002
As they wrapped up the 2001-2002 school year, Tonganoxie school staff members gathered last Friday for breakfast.
Two-day festival for June 8-9
May 29, 2002
Tonganoxie Days is a two-day event, but organizer Connie Torneden said it’s a yearlong process.
Together, group members work through their sorrow
May 29, 2002
Gladys Walters, whose husband, Gerald, died this year, learned about the local bereavement support group by chance a friend she ran into at the grocery store told her about it.
Tonganoxie VFW post lands a helicopter
May 29, 2002
Adrenalin soared Friday morning as a Vietnam-era Huey helicopter landed at VFW Memorial Park.
Memorial Day draws crowd to VFW Park
May 29, 2002
The Rev. Rick Lamb has noticed something. And it disturbs him.
Use of seat belts just common sense
May 29, 2002
To underscore the importance of the use of child-safety restraints and seat belts in vehicles, the Kansas Highway Patrol has launched a new safety campaign.
Speedway roars into second season
May 29, 2002
Sounds of motors will fill Kansas Speedway once again when the racing season starts June 1.
Sheriff Nye rejects run for county commission
May 29, 2002
The field of potential candidates has dwindled for the First District seat on the Leavenworth County Commission.
Outdoor classroom dedicated
May 29, 2002
It was a bittersweet occasion for those who gathered for the dedication of the Liz Cronemeyer Outdoor Classroom.
Downtown businesses on the move
May 29, 2002
While new businesses are cropping up along the U.S. Highway 24-40 corridor, one business chose to leave the highway for downtown.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces: Despite weather, Wichita provides sports spectacle
May 29, 2002
Friday had to be the most miserable day of sports coverage I’ve had to endure.