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Faye Ellen Parish
March 3, 2004
Graveside services for Faye “Toon” Ellen Parish, 70, Linwood, were Saturday, Feb. 28, 2004, at the Lower Cain Island Cemetery near Lake City, Ark.
Otis Cecil Box
March 3, 2004
Services for Otis Cecil Box, 97, Basehor, were Monday, March 1, 2004, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home in Bonner Springs. Burial was in Glenwood Cemetery near Basehor.
Students earn all-academic honors
March 3, 2004
Local school administrators nominated 32 area high school students to the Lawrence Journal-World’s eighth annual academic all-star team.
Two Lansing residents face attempted-murder charges
March 3, 2004
Two Lansing residents have been charged with attempted first-degree murder in connection with a fight in January.
Obituary: Grandma Daisy Jane Somers
March 3, 2004
Services for Grandma Daisy Jane Somers, 93, Leavenworth, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 4, 2004, at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Fall Creek Cemetery, Jarbalo.
Lenard L. Beach
March 3, 2004
Services for Lenard L. Beach, 63, Tonganoxie, were Monday, March 1, 2004, at the Christian Church in Tonganoxie. Burial was in Hubbel Hill Cemetery.
Letter to the editor: Concerns about service
March 3, 2004
Here it is, Monday the 17th of February at 5:50 p.m. and the mail still has not arrived.
St. Patrick’s parade participants offered chance at the green
March 3, 2004
Organizers for Tonganoxie’s St. Patrick’s Day aren’t speaking the blarney.
Home School Connection to take the stage
March 3, 2004
Children who are part of the Home School Connection soon will be taking a step back in time.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
March 3, 2004
Many of our fine young men remember so well the adults in their lives as they grew up. I’m sure Wilbur Henson is one of those well-remembered men. His ingenuity, that old make-do-or-do without trait, his wit and his humor, on a camp out, in very cold weather would treat his Boy Scout troop to a German chocolate cake, then a hot yummy cornbread (to go with that big pot of beans), all baked in his special oven.
Cold third quarter prevents THS boys from reaching .500 mark on Friday
March 3, 2004
Halftime was an exuberant period for the home team Friday at Phil Lobb Gymnasium.
Grapplers bow out early at state meet
March 3, 2004
Wichita hasn’t been the best of destinations for Tonganoxie wrestlers in recent years.
Righting the ship
Chieftains drop Piper Pirates, register first post-season victory since 2001
March 3, 2004
The Chieftains almost forgot how sweet victory truly tastes.
State would pay 30 percent of district’s bond payments
March 3, 2004
Along with talk about possible school construction comes talk of financing.
Show to benefit abused women, children
March 3, 2004
A young Tonganoxie girl plans to hold a fashion show on Sunday afternoon — and she’s inviting the community to watch.
Shouts and Murmurs
Citizens’ input important to plan
March 3, 2004
Around Tonganoxie it’s hard to bypass talk of school construction.
Ex-student enters plea for role in threat
March 3, 2004
One of two girls charged in connection with a bomb threat at Basehor-Linwood High School has pled guilty to a charge of disorderly conduct.
Sonic’s drive helps community
March 3, 2004
Last week, Sonic employees did what they could to change their community.
Obituary: Erma Jean Irene Johnson
March 3, 2004
Services for Erma Jean Irene Johnson, 78, formerly of Jarbalo, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 4, 2004, at the Davis Funeral Chapel, Leavenworth, with the Rev. Bud Jones officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memory Gardens.
Fighting off winter’s chill more expensive than usual
Price of natural gas jumps far above last year’s rate
March 3, 2004
Spring has shown signs of peeking through in recent weeks, but winter has left a cold chill — in the pocket books.
County’s first candidate files for seat
March 3, 2004
The woman whose office is in charge of elections in Leavenworth County on Friday became the first candidate to toss her hat in the ring for the November election.
Property values climb 9 percent
March 3, 2004
Property values in Leavenworth County continue to increase.
Two forums set on $25.6 million school bond issue
March 3, 2004
Currently, 4,916 registered voters live in the Tonganoxie school district.
Remember When: A community review
March 3, 2004