Archive for Wednesday, November 20, 2002

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Couple look to steel for retirement home
November 20, 2002
For Bill and Mary Ward, the thrill is in the making.
Tonganoxie man ‘fair’ after accident
November 20, 2002
A Tonganoxie man is in fair condition after he was injured in a two-vehicle accident Saturday night just north of Lawrence.
Two charged following drug bust
November 20, 2002
Two area men were charged on Tuesday, following a raid last Friday at a home in Basehor.
Outrageous moments in sports not scoring points for the American sports world
November 20, 2002
International soccer fans often have taken the prize for most crazed supporters in the world of sports.
Topeka West ousts BSHS
November 20, 2002
Bonner Springs was the last Kaw Valley League team still in the state football playoffs as of Friday, but that was short-lived.
TJHS still unbeaten
November 20, 2002
The Tonganoxie Junior High School eighth-grade girls basketball team hasn’t really missed a beat in its first few weeks of play.
New faces lead winter sports with first practices
November 20, 2002
Vacation time has been all used up for some Tonganoxie High athletes.
Runners named to J-W all-area
November 20, 2002
The Lawrence Journal-World’s all-area cross country team was dominated by purple and red.
Students learn fine art of scam prevention
November 20, 2002
Tonganoxie High School seniors heard a lesson Monday on how to avoid financial pitfalls.
Shouts and Murmurs: The sweet sounds of silence
November 20, 2002
Almost three weeks of blessed relief have passed since Kansas’ no-call law took effect Nov. 1.
Police dispatcher a true city treasure
November 20, 2002
Talk about unsung heroes.
Obituary: Virginia Ruth Sullivan
November 20, 2002
Services for Virginia Ruth Sullivan, 74, Gardner, were Saturday, Nov. 16, 2002, at De Soto Baptist Church in De Soto. Burial was in De Soto Cemetery.
Powder company’s request heading to county commission
November 20, 2002
The Leavenworth County Commission is the next step for a company that wants to move its distribution center from Shawnee to a site about three miles east of Tonganoxie.
LMH board to act on Tonganoxie clinic
November 20, 2002
The Lawrence Memorial Hospital’s board of directors this morning will decide whether to establish a clinic in Tonganoxie.
School district a major player in city economy
November 20, 2002
A Kansas economist says schools are important businesses in small towns. And frequently, a school district is the largest employer around.
Remember when: a community review
November 20, 2002
By land or by river
November 20, 2002
Two area men, one from Tonganoxie and another from Roeland Park, have returned from a two-year canoe trip and have settled in to write a book about the experience.
Serving the community
Police department employees
November 20, 2002
Last week, Tonganoxie Police Chief Ken Carpenter and the Tonganoxie City Council honored Mike Vestal, the police department’s dispatcher, and Cecil Vinyard, a Tonganoxie policeman, for their years of service.