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Lawsuits filed against city scheduled for April trial
December 3, 2003
A lawsuit filed against the city because the city council members approved rezoning for about 27 acres of land will go to trial in April.
Charles “Ed” Hunter
December 3, 2003
Services for Charles “Ed” Hunter, 89, Tonganoxie, were Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003, at Tonganoxie Christian Church, with the Rev. Ben Saathoff officiating. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Clarence Schultz
1934-2003
December 3, 2003
Services for Clarence Schiltz, 69, Tonganoxie, were Monday, Dec. 1, 2003, at Quisenberry Funeral Home chapel, Tonganoxie, with the Rev. Bob Cooper officiating. Burial was in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Wayne Vestal
1927-2003
December 3, 2003
Services for Wayne Vestal, 76, Tonganoxie, were Sunday, Nov. 30, 2003, at Tonganoxie Christian Church, with the Rev. Ben Saathoff officiating. Burial was in Glenwood Cemetery, Basehor.
Market research
Co-op hopes to fill void created after Eudora elevator closes
December 3, 2003
Rumors have circulated during the past several weeks that the Leavenworth County Co-op would purchase the now-closed Eudora Feed and Grain.
An early Christmas
December 3, 2003
Christmas came early this year for Scott Ward, who is home on leave from Kuwait.
Remember when: A community review
December 3, 2003
New stop loss order means young father heading to Iraq
December 3, 2003
Chad Fitzpatrick’s military work takes him where nobody wants to go.
Agreement ironed out on sewer lift station
December 3, 2003
Upgrades will be made to a sewer lift station on Sandusky Drive.
Probation hearing scheduled
December 3, 2003
A former Basehor city worker’s probation could be revoked later this month during a hearing in Leavenworth County District Court.
Local man found guilty of rape
December 3, 2003
A 19-year-old Tonganoxie man was found guilty Tuesday afternoon of raping a 13-year-old Lawrence girl last June.
Tonganoxie junior high principal receives honors
December 3, 2003
Steve Woolf, Tonganoxie Junior High School principal, recently learned he had been named as secondary school principal of the year in this area of Kansas.
Obituary: George Lacy Phencie
1910-2003
December 3, 2003
Services for George Lacy Phenicie, 83, Mission, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, 2003, at Amos Family Funeral Home, Shawnee. Burial will be at 1 p.m. at Reno Cemetery.
Auxiliary collecting pull tabs for charity
December 3, 2003
During December, Fran Marquardt hopes, Tonganoxie area residents give generously — of their aluminum pull tabs.
Our view: Trip overshadowed by skeptical public
December 3, 2003
President George W. Bush last week made a surprise Thanksgiving trip to Iraq, where he visited with U.S. soldiers.
McLouth teen dies in crash
December 3, 2003
An 18-year-old McLouth woman was killed Sunday evening on U.S. Highway 24-59, northwest of Lawrence.
Obituary: Carmen Sue Jessup
1985-2003
December 3, 2003
Services for Carmen Sue Jessup, 18, McLouth, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, 2003, at McLouth Church of the Nazarene. Burial will be in Fowler Cemetery north of McLouth.
Obituary: Paul V. Gump
1920-2003
December 3, 2003
Services for Paul V. Gump, 83, Oskaloosa, are pending while his wife, Natalie, is being treated at University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kan.
Council: Special election unlikely on Sunday sales
December 3, 2003
Petitioners have forced the Tonganoxie City Council to reassess a decision they made in June to allow liquor sales on Sundays.
Two students face charges for making bomb threat
School officials supend classes for one year
December 3, 2003
Two Basehor-Linwood High School students have been charged in Leavenworth County juvenile court with aggravated criminal threat in connection with a bomb threat three weeks ago at their school.
Interim coach guiding wrestlers
December 3, 2003
Pat Wakeman is back surveying the wrestling mats at Tonganoxie High.
Teams prep for tourneys
December 3, 2003
Most foes at the Ike Cearfoss Invitational won’t be familiar to Tonganoxie when the Chieftain boys and girls teams head south to Central Heights.
Obituary: Lloyd Cooley Jr.
December 3, 2003
A memorial service was held Sunday, Nov. 30, 2203, at the Tonganoxie United Methodist Church for Lloyd Cooley Jr., 63, Tonganoxie, with the Rev. Paul Waters officiating.
Last Samurai’ explores East-West culture clash
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December 3, 2003
It’s interesting to examine how Hollywood has viewed Japan recently.
Chinstraps and mouthpieces: Outdoor hockey game attracts true fans
December 3, 2003
Oh the weather outside was frightful, but the hockey was so delightful.
THS alums bowl-bound for Arizona
December 3, 2003
Ryan Lowe and Andrew Miller haven’t been frantically making reservations and travel accommodations for an upcoming bowl.