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Obituary: Arthur E. Cooper
1908-2003
August 13, 2003
Services for Dr. Arthur E. Cooper, 94, Norton, will be Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, at the First United Methodist Church in Norton.
Tae kwon do members nab five medals at state
August 13, 2003
Tonganoxie had plenty of representation at the Sunflower State Games on July 26-27 on the Washburn University campus in Topeka.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
August 13, 2003
We were astonished as our guest — a young man from Israel — began to cry as he sat with our family at our dinner table.
City council delays action on dispute over building
August 13, 2003
An ongoing disagreement between Mike Drozinski and Steve Stein will be discussed at the next council meeting.
More than $17,000 allegedly missing
August 13, 2003
The amount of Tonganoxie Public Library money that former director Beckie Borella is accused of misusing exceeds $17,000.
At the fair
August 13, 2003
ounty Fairgrounds are bustling once again with events such as 4-H activities, amusement rides, exhibits, a rodeo and a demolition derby, but the fair also has made its way through other areas of Tonganoxie.
Longtime employee takes over as center’s director of nursing
August 13, 2003
The new director of nursing at Tonganoxie Nursing Center has a long connection with Tonganoxie.
Publisher’s Memo: Want dependability? Find a 4-H’er
August 13, 2003
In so many ways, this is my favorite week of the year in Tonganoxie.
Letters: Discarded animals, County budget, Pit bull problem
August 13, 2003
Additional crosswalks, signs on tap in city
August 13, 2003
The daily journey to and from school should become safer in the coming months.
Students flock to grade school
August 13, 2003
Tonganoxie Elementary School just keeps growing.
Obituary: Marlis Jones
1925-2003
August 13, 2003
Memorial services for Marlis Darlene Jones, 78, Eckley, Colo., were Monday, Aug. 22, 2003, at the Eckley Community Church, with the Rev. Eldred Sidebottom officiating.
Obituary: Freida L. Britt
1909-2003
August 13, 2003
Services for Freida L. Britt, 93, Kansas City, Kan., were last Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2003 at Immanuel Baptist Church in Kansas City, Kan. Burial was in Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Teams set times for first practices
August 13, 2003
Fall sports practices are here.
District approves assistants
August 13, 2003
Coaching staffs in Tonganoxie received a boost in experience Monday.
Cell call to 911 helped save life
August 13, 2003
A cellular telephone could have meant the difference Tuesday between life and death for a rural Tonganoxie man.
New librarian to begin work in six weeks
August 13, 2003
For Sharon Moreland, a library is much like a second home.
Fair kicks off
County fair under way through Saturday
August 13, 2003
This week’s entertainment at the Leavenworth County Fair includes entertainment by familiar faces.
Baby wins national contest
August 13, 2003
Not many 8-month-old boys have a dozen trophies to their name.
Remember When: A Community Review
August 13, 2003
Injury bug bites athletes during offseason play
August 13, 2003
Singers Eddie Cochran and later Alan Jackson weren’t completely accurate.
Three-peat defender
August 13, 2003
About the only things Colten Weaver has lost in the past couple years are two front teeth.