Archive for Wednesday, April 6, 2005

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School finance headed back to court for review
April 6, 2005
The Legislature’s school finance bill is now in the hands of the Kansas Supreme Court.
Royals tickets remain
April 6, 2005
Tickets still are on sale for Community Day at the K.
Women’s football team kicks off inaugural season
April 6, 2005
Kansas City now has a women’s football team.
MHS baseball sweps Oskaloosa
April 6, 2005
The Bulldogs are in the win column.
Tonganoxie police warn about scam
April 6, 2005
One Tonganoxie resident has learned the hard way that scam artists are everywhere.
THS earns sportsmanship award
April 6, 2005
Tonganoxie now has a state plaque to display from the state basketball tournament.
Off and running
McLouth softball team now 4-0 after wins against Oskaloosa
April 6, 2005
McLouth needed an extra inning against Oskaloosa on Monday, but the MHS softball team remained perfect on the season with a 3-1 victory in eight innings.
Remember When: A community review
April 6, 2005
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
April 6, 2005
Like the ripples from the small stone tossed into the still waters, going on and on, so go the dust storm memories. Grandparents tell the stories to their children and grandchildren, sharing those memories with each other.
Basehor-Linwood surveys test climate for school construction
April 6, 2005
The Basehor-Linwood school district soon will mail surveys to patrons, as officials work to gauge support for a possible bond issue attempt.
THS alumna to sing at reunion
April 6, 2005
Kathleen LaGue is coming back to her hometown high school.
Renovated downtown building to accommodate bank workers
First State purchases 3,000-saure-foot structure
April 6, 2005
Construction is moving along on Fourth Street where First State Bank and Trust is expanding its facilities.
Dance team to take center stage
April 6, 2005
The Chieftain Stars will be at center-stage Saturday.
Letters to the editor
Readers are winners; Keep the right to filibuster; The economy
April 6, 2005
A review of letters to the editor.
Teenager injured in crash
April 6, 2005
Easter wasn’t a joyous holiday for the McMullin family this year.
Construction firm sells to local couple
New owners to reatin Meadows name
April 6, 2005
A major Tonganoxie business changed hands last week.
Obituary: Anna Elizabeth C. Bailey
1923-2005
April 6, 2005
Services for Anna Elizabeth C. Bailey, 82, Mound City, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 7, 2005 at Coffel-Schneider Chapel, Mound City. Burial will be at 2 p.m. in Mount Muncie Cemetery in Leavenworth.
Obituary: Grace M. Fiddler
1922-2005
April 6, 2005
Services for Grace M. Fiddler, 82, Kansas City, Kan., were Friday at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Burial was in Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.
Funding plan: School district stands to gain
April 6, 2005
Tonganoxie school Superintendent Richard Erickson isn’t complaining about the Legislature’s answer to the school funding dilemma.
County voters OK sales tax extension
April 6, 2005
Voters on Tuesday approved a proposal to extend Leavenworth County’s one-cent sales tax for another 10 years.
Principal makes good on promise
April 6, 2005
It’s not every day Barbie and Ken come to lunch.
Boys track team takes aim at high marks
April 6, 2005
Gold medals might not pile up for the Tonganoxie boys track team this spring.
THS softball splits first twinbill
April 6, 2005
Tonganoxie’s bats came alive against Jeff West on Thursday, but the Chieftain softball team couldn’t continue its tear in the second game against Atchison.
State lake dam road to remain closed until repairs completed
April 6, 2005
If all goes well, the road that crosses the dam at Leavenworth County State Fishing Lake could be under repair by August.
Sheriff praises crime initiatives
Zoellner fovrs expanding state’s sex-offender registry
April 6, 2005
Last week, the Kansas Legislature approved a bill that would strengthen laws governing people who prey on children.
Sheriff praises crime initiatives
Zoellner favors expanding state’s sex-offender registry
April 6, 2005
Last week, the Kansas Legislature approved a bill that would strengthen laws governing people who prey on children.
Volk throws a gem
John Volk pitches no-hitter as Chieftains drop Jeff West
April 6, 2005
John Volk’s arm carried Tonganoxie to a game 1 win against Jeff West on Monday in Tonganoxie.
Sims nabs fourth at Sunflower Hills
April 6, 2005
Cody Sims won the Wyandotte County Junior Golf Championship last summer by shooting an 80 at Sunflower Hills in Bonner Springs.