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Remember when: A community review
October 29, 2003
Tonganoxie ties keep Australia resident returning home
October 29, 2003
When Ted and Vera Duncanson welcome their daughter, Karen Grainger, home from Australia, her mother always has a concern about Karen’s ability to drive while in the states. In Australia, cars are driven on the left side of the road, or “on the wrong side,” as Vera Duncanson said.
Tense action scenes eclipse love story of ‘Beyond Borders’
(R) **1/2
October 29, 2003
Beyond Borders” spans as many eras and exotic locales as a James Bond marathon on TNT. But it’s more like a travelogue taken during the very periods you WOULDN’T want to go to these beautiful places: Ethiopia in 1984, Cambodia in 1989 and Chechnya in 1995.
Bulldog bid for home win falls just short
October 29, 2003
Years of frustration nearly went away on a chilly Friday night in McLouth. Trailing 21-20 late against Wathena, the Bulldogs went for two.
McLouth boys capture Class 2A regionals
October 29, 2003
With a second-place finish by senior Matt Scarlett, McLouth won its Class 2A cross country regional Saturday at Lakeview Country Club in Horton.
Residents request de-annexation from city
October 29, 2003
The message Bob Hunter took to the Tonganoxie City Council on Monday was clear: He and his neighbors on Rogers Road are tired of paying city taxes while living on a gravel road that’s generally not well-maintained.
Shouts and Murmurs: Bright future for historical village
October 29, 2003
As I left the barn dance Saturday night, the cool night air and crisp starlit skies, along with the music wafting from the barn prodded my imagination, and I wondered how the Tonganoxie Community Historic Site would look if used for other purposes. For instance, what if it were transformed into a Christmas village during the holiday season.
Obituary: Cecil Edgar Berry
1917-2003
October 29, 2003
Services for Cecil Edgar “Eddie” Berry, 86, Bonner Springs, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, 2003, at Liberty Baptist Church, 13101 Parallel, Kansas City, Kan. Burial will follow in the Bonner Springs Cemetery.
Obituary: Miachael Lee Mooberry
1949-2003
October 29, 2003
Graveside services for Michael Lee Mooberry, 53, Basehor, were Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2003, at Fall Creek Cemetery, Jarbalo.
Obituary: Alma Aleatha Goodwin
1914-2003
October 29, 2003
Services for Alma Aleatha Goodwin, 89, Tonganoxie, were Saturday, Oct. 25, 2003 at Victory Baptist Church, Tonganoxie. Burial was in Dooley Bend Cemetery, Hermitage, Mo.
Playoffs begin this week for Tonganoxie
October 29, 2003
A four-game losing streak is a hard way to end the regular season.
Baldwin romps as THS boys take third at regionals
October 29, 2003
The Baldwin Bulldogs made it clear Saturday that they would be returning to state in Wamego to defend their dual state titles.
Hayden halts THS season with 1-0 overtime heartbreaker
October 29, 2003
In many a soccer games, scoring is limited to just one goal.
Court orders full audit on library funds
Former librarian disagrees with city on total amount of funds misused
October 29, 2003
During a court hearing on Friday, the former director of Tonganoxie Public Library pushed for a jury trial.
Developer seeks to join lawsuit
October 29, 2003
A developer, whose land is at the center of a controversial rezoning in northwest Tonganoxie, wants to join in a lawsuit to help protect his interests.
THS back in the race for playoffs
October 29, 2003
Tonganoxie held off a late Basehor-Linwood rally Friday. And in the process, the Chieftains held on to their postseason hopes.
Denied in the den
Lansing Lions end THS year again
October 29, 2003
A familiar seasonal recipe was written into the Tonganoxie volleyball record books this fall:
Deer alert!
October 29, 2003
It’s that time of year again.