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McLouth cross country seeks girls’ state return
September 4, 2002
McLouth had a respectable eighth-place team finish on the girls’ side at last year’s 2-1A state cross country meet in Wamego.
The Record
September 4, 2002
THS soccer team gets defensive
September 4, 2002
While other programs must wait another week or two for their seasons to open, the Tonganoxie soccer team started its year Friday.
Young Bulldog team entering new season with new coach
September 4, 2002
McLouth volleyball is in the same situation as its football counterpart last year’s assistant is this year’s head honcho.
Chieftains eye state title
THS chances strong for first boys crown since 1991
September 4, 2002
The Tonganoxie boys cross country slogan might as well be “state champs or bust.”
Cabela’s schedules grand opening
September 4, 2002
Cabela’s, the new hunting and fishing outfitter 15 miles east of Tonganoxie, kicks off Friday with a grand opening celebration.
Rescue truck joining department
September 4, 2002
After 11 years of building its fleet, the Tonganoxie Township Fire Department is nearly complete, said Tom Pulkrabek, fire chief.
Father charged in death of son
September 4, 2002
A Cameron, Mo., man, charged in the death of his 11-year-old disabled son, will spend the next few weeks undergoing a mental evaluation at Larned State Hospital.
Leavenworth County horse diagnosed with West Nile
September 4, 2002
Last week, Leavenworth County was added to the list of counties in which the presence of West Nile Virus has been confirmed.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
September 4, 2002
I found Marilyn Gee, now recuperating from bypass surgery, in the dining room with two other delightful ladies, Josephine “Vivian” Brown and Norma Laaser.
Obituary: Theron K. “Kenny” Eades III
1979-2002
September 4, 2002
Services for Theron K. “Kenny” Eades III, 23, McLouth, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Barnett Funeral Home in Oskaloosa with the Rev. Joe Masqua officiating. Burial will be in Fowler Cemetery north of McLouth.
Obituary: Gary Edward Carlson
1946-2002
September 4, 2002
A memorial service for Gary Edward Carlson, 56, Lansing, will be at 7 p.m. today, Sept. 4, 2002, at the Davis Funeral Chapel, 531 Shawnee St., Leavenworth.
Review of rate hike at dispenser needed
September 4, 2002
In the next few weeks, it’s likely the Tonganoxie City Council will reconsider its decision to raise rates by 300 percent at the city’s bulk water dispenser.
Remember When
A Community Review
September 4, 2002
Local church plans all-day prayer vigil
September 4, 2002
In observance of the Sept. 11, 2001, national tragedy, the Tonganoxie United Methodist Church will hold a prayer vigil next Wednesday.
Districts’ busing policies differ
September 4, 2002
When it comes to busing at area schools there’s no such thing as consistency.
Buffalo rounded up for treatment
September 4, 2002
A group of area men, led by Oskaloosa veterinarian Jerry Robbins, knew they had a full day’s work ahead of them.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces: Fall scrimmages signal busy season ahead
September 4, 2002
The whirlwind of activity Friday in McLouth and Tonganoxie signaled an obvious hint high school sports are ready to roll.
Seniors filling some big sneakers
New leaders excited about fresh potential
September 4, 2002
Tonganoxie had a major turnaround last season when the Chieftains went from 9-24 in 2000 to an 18-16 mark that ended in a 4A sub-state championship match.
Plans progress on Basehor library
Election will be held on bonds to finance building on donated land
September 4, 2002
During the nearly five months since a Basehor man donated land for a new community library building, library staff and board members have worked quietly on the project.