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Groundbreaking for First State Bank’s new Basehor building set for March
February 2, 2005
During the 15 years that First State Bank and Trust has operated in Basehor, the city has undergone tremendous transformations.
Obituary: George B. Fisher
1925-2005
February 2, 2005
Services for George B. Fisher, 79, Tonganoxie, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3, 2005, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Chieftains split games at Bonner
February 2, 2005
The Tonganoxie High School basketball teams traveled to Bonner Springs on Friday night and took part in two very different, yet incredibly similar, games.
Starcher stuns defending 6A state champion
Senior takes second at Baldwin Invitational after major victory; Palmer also lands second place at tourney
February 2, 2005
Ross Starcher knocked off one giant at the talent-packed Baldwin Invitational.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
February 2, 2005
Another one of Edna’s hints is a very practical shortcut. We’ll soon, if not already, be planning and making those Easter outfits. This hint is for lining a skirt.
County commisioners back several road projects in area
February 2, 2005
Leavenworth County commissioners last week threw their support behind construction of a “supporting road system” for a new interchange in Leavenworth County along the Kansas Turnpike.
Veterinarian running for school board
February 2, 2005
Brian Huseman, who is seeking a seat on the Tonganoxie school board, had toyed with the idea of running for a long time.
Incumbent member eager for start of building projects
February 2, 2005
Brian Huseman, who is seeking a seat on the Tonganoxie school board, had toyed with the idea of running for a long time.
Lifelong Tonganoxie resident ready for another board term
February 2, 2005
Kay Smith is a lifelong Tonganoxie resident who would like to serve another term on the Tonganoxie school board. She is running unopposed in the April 5 general election.
New post office on city agenda for Feb. 14
February 2, 2005
A new post office awaits Tonganoxie’s future.
An electrifying experience
In training with Tasers, Tonganoxie police discover the weapons pack a punch
February 2, 2005
Dustin Holladay’s had a thorough introduction into the Tonganoxie Police Department.
Tonganoxie teen returns to Nashville for record gig
February 2, 2005
She and her mother flew to Nashville on Jan. 19. That afternoon they met with Joey’s producers.
Tiny Linwood Cafe plans to pick up and move
February 2, 2005
Joe Chaney’s had breakfast, and sometimes lunch, every day — for the past 11 years — at 314 Main in Linwood.
Letters to the editor: Other pay comparisons, Retirement in danger
February 2, 2005
Get-away driver sentenced to prison
February 2, 2005
The driver involved in a December car chase that followed two rural burglaries has been ordered by a Leavenworth County District Court judge to serve a prison term.
Investigation continuing into report of robbery
February 2, 2005
Billy Adcox hopes more surveillance footage will provide Tonganoxie police with additional clues concerning a reported assault and robbery behind a retail center near the Stone Creek subdivision north of U.S. Highway 24-40.
Obituary: Donald L. Robertson
1922-2005
February 2, 2005
Services were Saturday, Jan. 29, 2005, at Ridge Point Senior Apartments, Minnetonka, Minn., for Donald L. Robertson, 82, former longtime resident of Topeka who died Jan. 26, 2005.
Obituary: Aileen Teresa Sheehan
1924-2005
February 2, 2005
A funeral Mass for Aileen Teresa Sheehan, 80, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. today, Feb. 2, 2005, at Holy Angels Catholic Church in Basehor. Burial will be in Holy Angels Cemetery.
Obituary: John P. Lenahan
1914-2005
February 2, 2005
Mass of Christian Burial for John Patrick Lenahan, 90, Eudora, was held Thursday, Jan. 27, 2005, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Eudora. Burial was in Holy Family Catholic Cemetery in Eudora.
Obituary: Richard Dennis Thomas
1947-2005
February 2, 2005
Services for Richard Dennis Thomas, 58, Tonganoxie, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, 2005, at Tonganoxie Christian Church. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery.
McLouth still searching for first victories of season
February 2, 2005
McLouth High basketball teams will hit the road Friday to play Pleasant Ridge near Easton.
McLouth softball standout first to sign with college team
February 2, 2005
Ashley Alloway recently became McLouth’s first athlete to sign a collegiate letter of intent in either baseball or softball.
Imac cheerleader recovering from concussion at Tonganoxie invite
February 2, 2005
An injury couldn’t keep Immaculata cheerleader Jean Trotter away from the Immaculata High gymnasium.
Tonganoxie, BLHS teams work to sell tickets to Day at the K
February 2, 2005
Tonganoxie and Basehor-Linwood baseball teams will face off in April — at Kauffman Stadium following a Kansas City Royals game.
Weston to run track at Highland Community College
February 2, 2005
Highland Community College track and cross country coach Tim Schwegler recently announced the signing of three high school seniors for the 2005-06 school year.
Remember when: A community review
February 2, 2005
In a land called Kansas
February 2, 2005
The lake is an island surrounded by Kansas.
Our view: In support of open governmental actions
February 2, 2005
The Kansas Press Association announced last week a package of legislative proposals designed to guarantee the right of all Kansans to a government that operates in the sunshine.