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Remember When
A community review
September 3, 2003
A look back from previous issues of The Mirror.
Offense misses chances during season-opening loss
September 3, 2003
The chances were there, but Tonganoxie just couldn’t register a goal in its season opener Friday.
Bulldogs hit the court with another coach
September 3, 2003
Perhaps the third time will be the charm.
MHS girls should challenge again
September 3, 2003
The McLouth High girls Cross country team hopes to make some more noise on the state level this fall.
Ground forces?
Run-oriented THS could take to air more in 2003
September 3, 2003
They’ve tromped through the trenches plenty of times in the last three years on the football field.
Tourney raises more than $2,000
Memorial softball games to fund scholarships for 2004 THS graduate
September 3, 2003
Area residents raised more than $2,000 for the Andy Robbins Memorial Scholarship on what became a very fitting day.
New coach gives THS fresh outlook
September 3, 2003
Everything looks different this season in the Tonganoxie High soccer program.
Police officer promoted
September 3, 2003
For the next few weeks, John Putthoff will serve as Tonganoxie’s acting police chief.
Rain turns tar to soup; muck coats cars
September 3, 2003
Hundreds of motorists on Thursday drove through a fog of rain, tar and gravel on U.S. Highway 24-40 between Basehor and Tonganoxie.
Conflict arises in local cemetery
September 3, 2003
She wasn’t surprised at her grief.
Federal mediator to referee suit filed against city
City attorney, ex-administrator dismissed as co-defendants
September 3, 2003
Attorneys for the city of Tonganoxie and for a group of downtown business owners will meet this month in an attempt to settle a federal lawsuit filed against the city.
Businesses slated to open soon
September 3, 2003
Work is nearly complete on a new retail center in Tonganoxie that will house Dollar General and two other businesses.
Herschel V. Thompson
1918-2003
September 3, 2003
Services for Herschel V. Thompson, 85, Kansas City, Kan., will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003, at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 15440 Leavenworth Rd. Burial with military honors will follow in Leavenworth National Cemetery.
Martin Emery
1950-2003
September 3, 2003
Services for former Tonganoxie resident Martin R. Emery, 52, Valley Falls, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003, at the United Methodist Church in Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Hardy Trent
1921-2003
September 3, 2003
Services for Hardy Trent, 82, Bonner Springs, will be at 10 a.m. today, Sept. 3, 2003, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs, with burial in the Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kansas City, Kan.
Obituary: Nellie Lucille Petitt
1920-2003
September 3, 2003
Services for Nellie Lucille Petitt, 83, Oskaloosa, will be at 1:30 p.m. today, Sept. 3, 2003, at Barnett Funeral Home, Oskaloosa. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Basehor.
Obituary: Pauline E. Nance
1916-2003
September 3, 2003
Services for Pauline E. Nance, 87, Basehor, were Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003, at the United Methodist Church in Basehor. Burial was in Glenwood Cemetery, Basehor.
Obituary: Camillia “Cams” Racheal Norman
1952-2003
September 3, 2003
Memorial services for Camillia Racheal Norman, 51, Tonganoxie, were Friday, Aug. 29, 2003, at West Haven Baptist Church in Tonganoxie. Cremation was planned.
Obituary: Carl D. “Pete” Denham
1942-2003
September 3, 2003
Services for Carl D. “Pete” Denham, 60, Linwood, were Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003, at West Haven Baptist Church in Tonganoxie. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Tonganoxie High’s ACT scores increase
September 3, 2003
Mike Bogart is elated.
Shouts and Murmurs: Batten down the hatches for growth
September 3, 2003
Thank you to Wayne Finch who called to correct me. Last week I wrote that The Mirror was in the location where a building caved in in 1957. But Finch, who recalls being in town that day, said The Mirror’s location had been a vacant lot and that the caved-in building was where the post office is today.
Applause in order for achievement
September 3, 2003
The school year has begun with some good news coming from Tonganoxie High School.
Youthful team seeks to continue THS harrier tradition
September 3, 2003
Spectators at Tonganoxie cross country meets who aren’t familiar with this year’s squad might be asking “What happened to so-and-so?”
Parker installs new system to accent current squad
September 3, 2003
Tonganoxie High has experienced the same substitution method the last two years — five seniors in 2003 replaced five seniors in 2002 who replaced five seniors in 2001.