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Remember when: a community review
March 26, 2003
A baseball gem
Tonganoxie players learn history at Negro Leagues Museum
March 26, 2003
A lineup of baseball greats have taken the field. There’s Satchel Paige on the mound. Buck O’Neil looks on from the dugout. Don’t forget James “Cool Papa” Bell, tabbed the fastest man in baseball.
CNB ground-breaking set for later this spring
March 26, 2003
A new Community National Bank should start taking shape in the coming months.
First State plans new building in Basehor
March 26, 2003
First State Bank, which essentially is landlocked at its site in Basehor, plans to construct a new bank building on the south side of U.S. Highway 24-40.
Investigation yields little new information in disappearance
March 26, 2003
The investigation into the 1988 disappearance of Randy Leach, a Linwood High School senior, is continuing, albeit at a slower pace.
Fire department issues reminder about burning permits in city
March 26, 2003
All open burning within the city requires a burning permit, according to Fire Chief David Bennett.
Bids for sewer plant too high
March 26, 2003
Uncertainty about the war in Iraq could be having repercussions in Tonganoxie.
Pollutant level decreases in city’s sewer system
March 26, 2003
A high pollutant reading in city sewers concerned among city officials in August, but readings taken monthly since then show the situation has improved.
Don’t squander right to vote on Tuesday
March 26, 2003
The importance of voting was clearly illustrated in the Feb. 25 primary election.
TV show makes call to local teen-ager
March 26, 2003
If Susie Prosser hadn’t stretched the rules a little, her daughter never would have gotten the message that “Star Search” was looking for her.
City, water districts fail to reach agreement
March 26, 2003
Although the city of Tonganoxie and two rural water districts appeared headed for a pact that would solve the city’s water problems, that agreement has faltered.
Tribes lobbying state for casino
Development near Kansas Speedway would include resort hotel
March 26, 2003
Representatives of the Kansas Kickapoo Tribe and Sac and Fox nation are betting that a resort hotel and casino would be a good deal for Kansas.
Basehor-Linwood school bond issue heading to voters
March 26, 2003
Next Tuesday, Basehor-Linwood voters will have a second chance to vote on a $29.9 million bond for school construction.
Election scheduled Tuesday
March 26, 2003
Next Tuesday, as voters head to the polls, they will select a new mayor for Tonganoxie. And they will choose city council and school board members.
Innovations inspire Russian visitors
March 26, 2003
For Lyubov Ustinova, the accomplishments at Tonganoxie’s Right Choice Pharmacy are fascinating.
Tonganoxie, McLouth athletes named to all-area teams
March 26, 2003
James Hartshorn took first in the Kaw Valley League, third at regionals and sixth at the state wrestling tournament.
District hopeful about overhaul of field
March 26, 2003
With spring’s arrival, grass will turn to green in the coming weeks.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces: War, basketball consume televisions, Americans
March 26, 2003
Ah, March Madness.