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Shouts and Murmurs: On a comfortable, loving path
December 10, 2003
On a clear winter night, the full moon shines on snow intensely.
Remember When: A community review
December 10, 2003
Overseeing project: What’s the best route
December 10, 2003
School board members Monday night debated whether to hire a construction manager or to use a general contractor to lead the district through a possible school building project.
Seasons under way at MHS
December 10, 2003
The basketball season has begun with a rough start for McLouth teams.
Students recognized for VFW essays
December 10, 2003
A record number of Tonganoxie High students participated in the annual VFW Voice of Democracy Scholarship Competition.
Families remain on list for adoption
December 10, 2003
During the past few weeks, donations have flowed into Good Shepherd Thrift Shop and Pantry.
Obituary: William O. Broeker
1941-2003
December 10, 2003
Services for William O. Broeker, 62, Leavenworth, were Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2003, at First Baptist Church of Leavenworth.
Traffic charges pile up for Basehor man
December 10, 2003
A man, who is charged in a fatal hit-and-run accident in October, will stand trial next month in Leavenworth County District Court for other traffic citations he received 10 months ago in Basehor.
Letter to the editor: A dog’s life
December 10, 2003
Girls erupt after halftime against Central Heights
December 10, 2003
Halftime might have been the most important part of Tonganoxie’s game Monday against Central Heights.
Grapplers take second place in first tourney
THS to fce former coach this week in Eudora
December 10, 2003
Tonganoxie wrestlers again opened the season with a tournament in Atchison and found themselves in the same spot — second.
Wrestlers seeking return to state tournament
December 10, 2003
The goal is the same each year for the Tonganoxie High wrestling team: Qualify as many wrestlers as possible for the state meet at the Kansas Coliseum in Wichita.
New season provides clean slate for boys
December 10, 2003
Mulligans don’t exist in basketball as they do in golf.
Fifth-graders turn ther backs on drugs
December 10, 2003
Tonganoxie Elementary School’s fifth-grade classes were pumped up Friday afternoon as they renewed their commitment to shun drugs.
Questions center on effect of school finance ruling
December 10, 2003
A Shawnee County judge’s ruling last week that the state’s system for doling out funds to schools is unconstitutional didn’t really surprise Tonganoxie school superintendent Richard Erickson.
City council squelches Sunday sales
December 10, 2003
The Tonganoxie City Council spent little time Monday night talking about Sunday liquor sales in the city.
The flu
It’s here, but doctor says vaccine works
December 10, 2003
In the words of Tonganoxie’s longtime physician, Philip Stevens, “It’s a bad year, and it’s an early year.”
City approves de-annexation of four tracts
December 10, 2003
Owners of four Tonganoxie properties soon will move to the county — without packing a box.
THS returns experienced core in 2003-04
December 10, 2003
All signs point to improvement for this year’s Tonganoxie girls basketball team.
School officials debate size of bond issue
December 10, 2003
The price tag for Tonganoxie’s planned school construction could run as high as $25 million.