Archive for Wednesday, January 29, 2003

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Dog’s death prompts talk of additional animal laws
Deputy shoots pit bull after animal bites man
January 29, 2003
During the two weeks since a Leavenworth County sheriff’s deputy shot a dog north of Tonganoxie, controversy has been brewing, and it shows no signs of letting up.
City progressing on sewer plant
January 29, 2003
City employees recently took an extensive look at Tonganoxie’s proposed wastewater treatment facility.
Reischman named scholar athlete of month
January 29, 2003
Jennifer Reischman will need some help if she wants to see herself on television.
Girls end skid, start two-game winning streak
January 29, 2003
It took two days to remedy a Chieftain slump.
Atchison breaks Eudora’s streak
January 29, 2003
Eudora High entered Saturday’s Tonganoxie Invitational against Atchison without two of its leaders.
Baldwin looms as grapplers heal wounds
January 29, 2003
Tonganoxie High didn’t take a complete squad to the Holton Invitational on Saturday.
Lions spoil night again in overtime
January 29, 2003
The Chieftains punched their cards for overtime against Lansing for the second consecutive time.
District planning for more elementary school students
January 29, 2003
In light of what appears to be a continuing trend in increasing enrollment, elementary school principal Jerry Daskoski is trying to cover his bases for next year.
Primary election to narrow field of candidates
January 29, 2003
When voters head to the polls in the Feb. 25 primary election, they’ll be asked to narrow the field of candidates for Tonganoxie mayor and city council.
Voters reject $30 million bond issue for schools
January 29, 2003
As the old political saying goes, the dollar votes twice as much as the man.
Tonganoxie students spell way into annual bee
January 29, 2003
When the last word was presented, Sarah Swaim didn’t falter.
Obituary: Ethan Joseph Nave
January 29, 2003
Services for Ethan Joseph Nave, 12, McLouth, were Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Leavenworth. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery south of Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Gertrude Olivette Wyrick
January 29, 2003
Services for Gertrude Olivette Wyrick, 79, Tonganoxie, were Sunday, Jan. 26, 2003, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery.
Obituary: Peggy Ann Hill
January 29, 2003
Services for Peggy Ann Hill, 69, Leavenworth, were Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2003, at the First Christian Church in Leavenworth. Burial was in Mount Muncie Cemetery.
Obituary: Allen Earl Hehn
January 29, 2003
Services for Allen Earl Hehn, 86, McLouth, were Saturday at Barnett Funeral Home, Oskaloosa. A private burial service was held at McLouth Cemetery.
THS debaters serve a strong role models
January 29, 2003
Tonganoxie debaters have a long-standing tradition of strong performances — both during the regular season and in post-season tournaments.
Remember When
A Community Review
January 29, 2003
A review of happenings in and around Tonganoxie in the past.
THS debaters sweep state
January 29, 2003
We won it all!”