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Obituary: Ronald Eugene Derzinski
1941-2003
December 30, 2003
Services for Ronald Eugene Derzinski, 62, Tonganoxie, were Monday, Dec. 28, 2003, at West Haven Baptist Church in Tonganoxie, with the Rev. Rick Lamb officiating. Burial was in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
A review of 2003
December 30, 2003
Dave Bennett enters the new year as Tonganoxie’s new, full-time fire chief. Bennett was named the new fire department head at a Dec. 23 city council meeting.
Letter to the editor: Support transportation efforts
December 30, 2003
Obituary: Flossie Marie Bowen
December 30, 2003
Services for Flossie Marie Bowen, 103, Basehor, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 2, 2004, at Quisenberry Chapel in Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Leo A. Bichelmeyer
1928-2003
December 30, 2003
Services for Leo A. Bichelmeyer, 75, De Soto, were Monday, Dec. 29, 2003, at Holy Family Catholic Church, Eudora. Burial was in De Soto Cemetery.
City OKs sewer plant estimates
Rebidding of project paid dividends for city
December 30, 2003
At last week’s Tonganoxie City Council meeting, it was clear Pat Cox was relieved.
Home from Iraq
Soldier mesmerizes family with stories
December 30, 2003
Chances are, the Tate children never will forget the night their brother came home from the war.
Cold Mountain’ is a powerful but chilly epic
(R) ***
December 30, 2003
The Civil War-era “Cold Mountain” is the quintessential Oscar hopeful.
Holding court
Tonganoxie High basketball players teach skills to area youngsters
December 30, 2003
About 120 local youths tested their skills at the annual Chieftain basketball camp Monday in the Tonganoxie High School gymnasium.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces: USC could spell doom for BCS
December 30, 2003
Rah, rah North Carolina State.
Local weightlifter vaults onto regional scene
December 30, 2003
The weightlifter brings the bench-press bar down to his chest and back up.
Seasons meetings
Tonganoxie, McLouth teams enter break near .500
December 30, 2003
State-ranked Mill Valley delivered punch after punch Friday in Tonganoxie, but the Chieftains didn’t seem phased in the first half.
Our view: Residents will miss Duncanson
December 30, 2003
Shouts and murmurs: A wonderful holiday season
December 30, 2003
As Christmas drew nearer and my list of things to do grew longer, I hoped for a cloudy Christmas Day.
So long, Mrs. Williams
December 30, 2003
When Jeanie Williams closes the door to her second-grade classroom at Tonganoxie Elementary School for a final time in May, she will have no regrets.
Obituary: Garould E. Stanley
1915-2003
December 30, 2003
Services for Garould E. Stanley, 88, Lawrence, were Saturday, Dec. 27, 2003, at Barnett Funeral home in Oskaloosa, followed by a private burial service at Meriden Cemetery, Meriden.
Battle of the bulge
KU research focuses on diet and exercise
December 30, 2003
Despite the common belief that regular exercise brings about healthy changes in diet, a 16-month study conducted by University of Kansas researchers disproves the popular idea.
Remember when: A community review
December 30, 2003