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Remember When: A Community Review
May 7, 2003
Tonganoxie teams each take bronze at G-E
May 7, 2003
Tonganoxie had to settle for third last Friday at the Blazer Invitational last Friday, but the girls team was in the running for the team title until the final event.
Tonganoxie development to target empty-nesters
May 7, 2003
Greg Ward was pleased when his 27 acres of land were annexed into northwest Tonganoxie at last week’s city council meeting.
Tonganoxie husband, wife see separate tornadoes
May 7, 2003
You wouldn’t think that a married couple, who happens to be 30 miles apart for the afternoon, would both wind up in the paths of a tornado.
Shouts and Murmurs: Meeting up with the dreaded tornado
May 7, 2003
Those who attended Saturday night’s junior high school’s production of “The Wizard of Oz” had no way of knowing the next day would bring a real tornado to the Tonganoxie area.
Stranded runners doom THS in game two of doubleheader against Lansing squad
May 7, 2003
In game one, the Chieftains couldn’t score.
Golfers shattering own marks
May 7, 2003
Scores keep creeping lower for Tonganoxie High.
Chieftains solve defensive mishaps, split with PLHS
May 7, 2003
Tonganoxie packed something Thursday it had left behind earlier in the week — a defense.
Area man captures tornado on video
May 7, 2003
Ken Ketchum made several photographs of the tornado that ripped across southern Leavenworth County on Sunday afternoon.
Our View: Project a welcome addition to the city
May 7, 2003
Obituary: James S. Engle
1926-2003
May 7, 2003
Private services are planned for James S. Engle, 77, Tonganoxie, who died Friday, May 2, 2003, at Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan. Cremation is planned.
Gasoline prices little deterrent for commuters
Developer, real estate agent see strong residential market
May 7, 2003
Gasoline prices have been yo-yoing in recent months, topping out at wallet-breaking levels.
County seeking $1.1 million for 2003 budget
May 7, 2003
Leavenworth County commissioners, reeling from a $1.1 million reduction in funding from the state to finance this year’s budget, are looking for ways to raise taxes to cover the revenue shortfall.
Committee sounds off on school construction
May 7, 2003
Structural losses top $1.2 million
May 7, 2003
The amount of damage to Leavenworth County homes and other buildings from Sunday’s tornado has topped $1.2 million, according to officials with the appraiser’s office.
Prayer saw victims through storm
Twister demolishes five homes in county
May 7, 2003
Andrea and Dustin House came for lunch and got a whole lot more.
Auditors complete library review
May 7, 2003
Tonganoxie police continue their investigation into the alleged misuse of funds at the city’s library.