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Mass marks new chapter
Sacred Heart’s new worship center ‘a beacon’
November 10, 2004
News of the Sacred Heart Parish Center becoming a reality should travel later this month across the Atlantic Ocean all the way to Rome.
Letter to editor: Marriage amendment
November 10, 2004
Traditional marriage was a big winner across the country on Election Day — earning impressive support at the ballot box.
Erickson: ‘Full speed ahead’ on schools
November 10, 2004
Everyone is invited to attend a reception and balloon liftoff to celebrate the passage of the school bond issue.
Letter to the editor: Core beliefs
November 10, 2004
Reflections on the 2004 presidential election: I think the mainstream media is missing it. Although the war on terror, the economy, etc., were factors in the results of the election, I think the majority of Americans recognized on Election Day for what it was — a watershed moment in American history where their basic core beliefs were being threatened.
After half-century, veteran reunites with shipmates
Quest for commemorative cap leads Tonganoxie veteran to ship’s reunion
November 10, 2004
It’s been a long time since Marvin Jones has been at sea.
Transgender’s trial set for Monday in Leavenworth
November 10, 2004
More than eight months since being arrested for making a false swearing on a marriage license, Sandy Gast will be back in court at 9 a.m. Monday standing trial on the charge.
Local man takes Ben Stein’s lunch offer
Tonganoxie soldier meets Stein in Dallas airport on way home
November 10, 2004
U.S. Army officer Capt. Jay Harty never expected to be greeted by a celebrity at a Dallas airport.
Soldier returns to Afghanistan
Faith helps Tonganoxie native with adjustment to dangers of military
November 10, 2004
Recently, John Hutchison did something that some men might take for granted — spending time with his wife.
Commissioner-elect ready to start work
November 10, 2004
The margin separating the vote totals of a local Republican and Democrat running for the third district Leavenworth County Commission was slim on election night.
Zoellner hopes to increase patrols in county
November 10, 2004
Major Dave Zoellner is eager for Jan. 10, so he can start making good on promises he made during his campaign for Leavenworth County sheriff.
Getaway fulfills dream for restaurateur
November 10, 2004
Pam Phillips knew an extravagant vacation wasn’t in order.
Polar Express’ a captivating ride
(PG) ***
November 10, 2004
Chris Van Allsburg’s beloved children’s book presented a problem for filmmakers.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
November 10, 2004
This one I’ve been saving or holding back. It’s so very seasonal. I love to travel and when doing so, I’m always fascinated with local crafts. Right now with perfectly beautiful leaf specimens falling to collect, to press, to copy. Now with all of our leaves falling is a good time to share it with you.
Remember when: A community review
November 10, 2004
McLouth athletes earn spots on all-DVL teams
November 10, 2004
McLouth High athletes notched several spots on all-Delaware Valley League rosters, which were announced last week.
THS football made strides in ‘04
November 10, 2004
Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2003.
Our view: A debt of gratitude to our armed forces
November 10, 2004
Each day serves as a reminder of how much veterans and members of U.S. military units have sacrificed for our county during the years.
Thieves stirking vehicles
November 10, 2004
Billy Adcox has a simple solution to combat the recent surge in vehicle thefts — lock your doors.
Obituary: Robert Henry Walter
1917-2004
November 10, 2004
Services for Robert Henry Walter, 87, Basehor, were Saturday, Nov. 6, 2004, at Holy Angels Catholic Church, Basehor. Burial was in Holy Angels Cemetery.
Obituary: Landon Daniel Leadstrom
November 10, 2004
Services for Landon Daniel Leadstrom, 1 month old, Topeka, will be at 10:30 a.m. today, Nov. 10, 2004, at Lowman United Methodist Church in Topeka. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Topeka.
Obituary: Cora L. Eberth
1936-2004
November 10, 2004
Graveside services for Cora L. Eberth, 67, Basehor, will be at 10 a.m. today, Nov. 10, 2004, at Glenwood Cemetery, Bonner Springs.
Obituary: Patricia Ann Armstrong
1935-2004
November 10, 2004
Services for Patricia Ann Armstrong, 69, Tonganoxie, were Monday, Nov. 8, 2004, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Flu vaccines now available at three clinics
Arrival of doses surprises county’s health director
November 10, 2004
A week ago, Leavenworth County’s top health official was convinced she’d receive no more flu vaccine this year.
Balloon launch on Tuesday to celebrate bond issue
November 10, 2004
The balloon launch to mark the passage of the $25.3 million bond issue and the upcoming construction projects is now set for Tuesday afternoon at the Tonganoxie school district’s 80 acres, east of the intersection of Pleasant and Washington streets.
Ode to the playoffs
Chieftains improve on last year with 9-2 mark after Saturday’s loss to Hayden
November 10, 2004
Tonganoxie has been busy in the last few weeks acquiring plaques and receiving accolades.
Shouts and Murmurs: Election’s over, time to move on
November 10, 2004
Now with last week’s school bond election under our belt, it’s time to move forward.
Tonganoxie teen-ager surprised as foundation grants his wish
November 10, 2004
Faculty and staff of Kansas University’s theater and film department did plenty of acting last Friday afternoon.
Road rage
It’s a dangerous situation that quickly can roll out of control
November 10, 2004
Road rage is more than just a catchy phrase.