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Shouts and Murmurs: It’s easy to admire the quiet ones
June 11, 2003
Often it’s the quiet people that we wind up admiring the most. For instance, take Norman Walker, an almost-75-year-old Tonganoxie man who has hauled gravel for more than half a century.
Opry purchase fulfills couple’s dream
June 11, 2003
For Annie and Terry Dunavin, owning an opry had been a longtime dream.
Homicide’ is a little too Hollywood
(PG-13) **
June 11, 2003
Midway through “Hollywood Homicide,” young detective K.C. Calden (Josh Hartnett) is describing to veteran partner Joe Gavilan (Harrison Ford) his spiritual awakening through yoga. Calden explains that he originally got into the practice to meet girls, but now it provides him with a deep appreciation of the universe.
Planners deny rezoning request
June 11, 2003
A development north of Tonganoxie geared toward empty nesters was turned down by the Tonganoxie Planning Commission last week.
Tonganoxie teens appear in musical
June 11, 2003
Two local youths are taking to the stage this week. Colby Craig and Devin Hughey have roles in “A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum.”
Youth compete in Hersey regional meet
June 11, 2003
THS soccer coach gets acquainted
June 11, 2003
When soccer player Nick Volk asked incoming coach Luke Denney about having to endure two-a-day practices when the season begins, Denney had an interesting reply.
TRC fields busy with nearly 40 youth teams
June 11, 2003
Play ball” applies to Tonganoxie youth a great deal this summer on the baseball and softball diamonds.
T-Bones steak claim
Minors provide different world
June 11, 2003
Winking contests, beach ball golf and beer mug races.
Plans proceed on intersection upgrade
June 11, 2003
It’s so far, so good on the planned improvements at and around the U.S. Highway 24-40 and Kansas Highway 7 interchange.
Weekend festival
City gears up for chamber-sponsored Tonganoxie Days celebration
June 11, 2003
It will be hard for anyone to say there’s nothing to do in Tonganoxie when the weekend rolls around.
Liquor proposal dries up
No support voiced for Sunday sales
June 11, 2003
There wasn’t any disagreement when the topic of Sunday liquor sales was brought up at Monday’s city council meeting.