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Robert E. Doughty
July 14, 2004
Services for Robert E. “Mr. Clean” Doughty, 65, Tonganoxie, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 15, 2004, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Cremation will follow.
Leonard Deward Valentine
July 14, 2004
Services for Leonard Deward Valentine, 92, Tonganoxie were Tuesday, July 13, 2004, at Porter Funeral Home, Kansas City, Kan. Burial was in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
Goldie Bernice DeMaranville
July 14, 2004
Services for Goldie Bernice DeMaranville, 82, Winchester, were held Friday, July 9 at the First United Methodist Church, Leavenworth, with the Pastor Gary Harms officiating. Burial was in the Sunset Memory Cemetery.
Charles A. Carmitchel Jr
July 14, 2004
Services for Charles A. Carmitchel Jr., 75, Basehor, were Monday, July 12, 2004, at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Burial was in Glenwood Cemetery, Basehor.
School denies discrimination allegations lodged in suit
July 14, 2004
In court documents filed last week, Tonganoxie school officials rejected a former student’s claim that the district had sexually discriminated against him.
Fire erupts in truck carrying diesel fuel
Two highways temporarily closed
July 14, 2004
Black smoke plumes billowed hundreds of feet Tuesday morning as a tanker truck carrying 1,700 gallons of diesel fuel and oil burned on Kansas Highway 32 near U.S. Highway 24-40.
Corn, sweet corn
July 14, 2004
Ted Grinter estimated that by the time Friday’s sun set, the family would have loaded about 100 buckets of sweet corn onto the pickup truck. That’s at least 1,000 ears of corn.
Summer’s corn, fresh from field
July 14, 2004
About this time of year, each year, when I was a child, my mom and dad would load us up in the car for the annual trek to Illinois.
Lopers, Red Raider and Chieftains, oh my
Several instructors guide youth at camp
July 14, 2004
Jeff Sylvester keeps busy this summer teaching youth about a sport he knows a little about.
Remember When
A Community Review
July 14, 2004
A review of events in the area, from the files of The Mirror.
City OKs increase in paid fire force
July 14, 2004
It took some discussion last Wednesday, but the Tonganoxie City Council agreed to bulk up the fire department staff next year.