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Masterful Tarantino returns
(R) ***1/2
October 8, 2003
Revenge is never a straight line,” the woman code named Black Mamba (Uma Thurman) is advised.
Thrift shop curtails donations
Good Shepherd overflowing with clothes, furniture
October 8, 2003
For a good cause, Bill New posed in his shorts.
Legs on parade
October 8, 2003
For a good cause, Bill New posed in his shorts.
City targeted in lawsuit over rezoning
October 8, 2003
The city of Tonganoxie is being sued again.
Driver held after chase
October 8, 2003
A young man, driving a stolen car, topped speeds of 100 mph on gravel roads as he fled from Basehor police late Tuesday morning.
High school football scheduling can become hectic for some teams
October 8, 2003
One room, 349 athletics directors and two objectives — find out who is in your school’s district and assemble a schedule from that for the next two seasons.
Chieftains, Jaguars meet in key Kaw Valley contest
October 8, 2003
It’s a game many have pointed to.
Tonganoxie volleyball charging in league race against Lansing
October 8, 2003
Tonganoxie’s volleyball league title hopes are on the line. The Chieftains played Tuesday in Shawnee against Mill Valley and Lansing.
THS soccer climbs above .500 mark
October 8, 2003
A loud “clank” Monday at Chieftain Park almost instantly became a joyous sound for Tonganoxie High soccer players.
School district reiterates information about salaries
October 8, 2003
A new state law, Senate Bill 82, requires school districts to provide local newspapers with a list of the amount of administrative salaries paid in the district.
Cast of upcoming musical includes about 30 students
October 8, 2003
Here is the cast of “Guys and Dolls,” which will be staged Nov. 13, 14 and 15 at Tonganoxie High School:
Speedway fever hits Kansas again
October 8, 2003
Ryan Newman climbed out of his car Sunday at Kansas Speedway and promptly climbed up the NASCAR Winston Cup Series standings.
Students working on ‘Guys and Dolls’
October 8, 2003
The question isn’t who’s singing in the upcoming THS production of “Guys and Dolls.”
Probe into house fire continues
October 8, 2003
State and local fire officials are continuing to investigate the cause of an early-morning fire last week that destroyed a home at the northeast corner of Third and Shawnee streets.
Church bells poised to ring
October 8, 2003
Everyone is invited to hear the handbells play.
Chieftain cross country teams take fourth at GEHS
October 8, 2003
Thursday provided an almost chilly late afternoon on the intimate Gardner-Edgerton cross country course.
THS awarded regionals; volleyball in Lansing
October 8, 2003
For the second consecutive year, a Class 4A cross country regional will take place in Tonganoxie, while Lansing was chosen for the local volleyball substate tournament.
Builder purchases building on 24-40
Plans call for restaurant, offices
October 8, 2003
Local builder Mark Himpel says the reason he and a partner decided to purchase the New Town Square building along U.S. Highway 24-40 was elementary.
McLouth crowns royalty
October 8, 2003
Tonganoxie wasn’t the only local school celebrating homecoming last week.
Obituary: Gerald E. Hunt
1932-2003
October 8, 2003
A memorial service for Gerald E. Hunt, 71, Basehor, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 10, 2003, at Holy Angels Catholic Church in Basehor. Inurnment will be in Holy Angels Cemetery.
Obituary: Jewell Roberta Hall
1900-2003
October 8, 2003
Services for Jewel Roberta Hall, 103, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2003, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary, Lawrence. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lawrence.
New Catholic church nears reality
October 8, 2003
Ground soon will be broken for another church along U.S. Highway 24-40.
Remember when: a community review
October 8, 2003
Shouts and Murmurs: Sights, sounds of Tonganoxie area
October 8, 2003
Just in case anyone thinks there’s nothing to do in Tonganoxie, I have news.
Obituary: Jack Mangas
1924-2003
October 8, 2003
Funeral arrangements are pending at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie, for Colleen Patrice Randel, 48, Tonganoxie, who died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2003, at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kan.