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Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
May 5, 2004
You may enjoy sewing and making clothes for the family, but you hate mending or you say you do.
Chieftain Stars set fund-raising events
May 5, 2004
New team, new name.
A day at the farm
May 5, 2004
Students from Basehor’s Little Friends preschool made a recent visit to Albert Knapp’s farm.
Probe into drowning of woman continues
May 5, 2004
Leavenworth County sheriff’s officers continue their investigation into the drowning death of an Olathe woman.
Chieftain forensics finishes another year on positive note
May 5, 2004
As Tonganoxie High School completed its forensics program last weekend, students once again earned high marks.
THS junior drums his way into Renaissance Festival
May 5, 2004
Andy Koontz has been hanging out with royalty.
Suburban plans water tank southwest of town
President of Basehor-based company questions Tonganoxie’s plans to not link to his lines
May 5, 2004
Soon, a new water storage tank will mark Tonganoxie’s horizon.
Woman ‘critical’ after head-on crash
May 5, 2004
A 32-year-old Lawrence woman remained in critical condition Tuesday after a head-on collision Monday on Kansas Highway 32 that injured her and her 2-year-old son.
Two drivers above alcohol limits
May 5, 2004
Two drivers who died in a March 28 accident were intoxicated, according to a Leavenworth County sheriff’s officer.
Obituary: Roxie L. Heard Stratton
1922-2004
May 5, 2004
Graveside services for Roxie L. Heard Stratton, 81, Oskaloosa, were Tuesday, May 4, 2004, at Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Tom Pitts
1936-2004
May 5, 2004
Services for Tom Pitts, 68, Linwood, will be at 11 a.m. today, May 5, 2004, at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Chieftains snap losing streak with 10-3 rout against Perry
May 5, 2004
The long ball helped snap a lengthy losing streak Thursday for the Tonganoxie baseball team.
THS softball outlasts P-L in marathon
May 5, 2004
New post office on tap for Tonganoxie
May 5, 2004
For years, talk of a new post office has been a rumor.
Bulldogs push mark to 11-1 after sweep
May 5, 2004
McLouth just keeps the victories coming.
Obituary: Peggy Brand
1930-2004
May 5, 2004
Private memorial services were planned for Peggy Brand, 73, Tonganoxie, who died April 25, 2004, at Tonganoxie Nursing Center, Tonganoxie. She was cremated.
Shouts and Murmurs
Veteran looks to the bright side
May 5, 2004
Jim Rogers stands 4 feet tall in his wheelchair. I stand 5 feet 8 inches tall in my stocking feet. But last Thursday morning I could have sworn Jim Rogers was 10 feet tall.
Feline dilemma dictates unique rescue effort
May 5, 2004
It’s all in a day’s work.
Elementary school students roll toward fitness
May 5, 2004
The sixth-grade students arrived at PE cool as cucumbers.
It’s tax time
Deadline for property tax payments arrives six weeks early
May 5, 2004
The second half of real estate tax payments is due earlier than usual this year.
Remeber when: A community review
May 5, 2004
Boys trudge through weather
Chieftains take second at Gardner-Edgerton; girls place seventh
May 5, 2004
Friday’s Trailblazer Invitational in Gardner wasn’t the scene for ideal track weather.