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Letter to the editor
Bingo success
January 19, 2005
While being part of the Sacred Heart fourth annual Bingo Fund-raiser on Jan. 8, we took a moment to count our blessings and found it overwhelming.
Third school board incumbent files for re-election
January 19, 2005
Kay Smith, a member of the Tonganoxie school board, has filed for re-election.
St. John Hospital announces $60 million expansion
January 19, 2005
Officials with St. John Hospital in Leavenworth announced today plans for a $60 million facility to replace the existing hospital.
THS girls throttle Atchison in Tonganoxie Invitational
Chieftain boys lose to Jeff West; Imac boys, Jeff West girls advance
January 19, 2005
The Tonganoxie girls continued their winning streak with a 61-19 win against Atchison in the opening round of the Tonganoxie Invitational on Tuesday in Tonganoxie.
PRHS Rams improve under new boys coach
January 19, 2005
The Pleasant Ridge boys’ basketball team entered the 2004-05 season with visions of drastic improvement after posting a 3-18 record last year.
Injuries, flu has plagued Jeff West girls in early season
January 19, 2005
Jeff West has opened this year’s campaign with a 2-4 mark.
Youthful Rams take to court
January 19, 2005
First-year Pleasant Ridge girls’ basketball coach Brad Shelton knew he had his work cut out for him when he inherited a team that won just seven games a year ago.
Metro Academy taking on new teams
January 19, 2005
Metro Academy is the only squad in this year’s Tonganoxie Invitational to enter the tourney with an undefeated record.
Experienced Tigers enter at 5-1
January 19, 2005
On Friday, Jeff West had another day of school cancelled, which in turn meant postponement of another basketball game.
Atchison boys in good form for invitational tournament
January 19, 2005
State-ranked Atchison could meet another state-ranked team in Immaculata in the Tonganoxie Invitational.
Atchison girls seeking first win of year
January 19, 2005
Kody Kasselman has a task ahead of him.
Blowout victory helps Imac girls
January 19, 2005
Kaw Valley League play hasn’t been good to the Immaculata girls’ basketball team, but the Raiders are hoping that by breaking away from league play at the Tonganoxie Invitational Tournament they can get back on the winning track.
Imac Raiders ready to rumble on the road
January 19, 2005
Immaculata may be just a Class 2A school, but despite its small size it may be the most exciting team to watch in the Tonganoxie Invitational Tournament field.
Chieftain girls seek tourney crown
Team finished second at last year’s inaugural girls tourney
January 19, 2005
Jeff West denied Tonganoxie High from winning the inaugural Tonganoxie Invitational girls tournament last season.
Ending recent skid a must for Chieftains
January 19, 2005
The Tonganoxie High boys team strung together two wins in an exciting early-season tournament at Osawatomie.
Tournaments feature plenty of ranked squads
January 19, 2005
This week, the Kansas high school basketball season traditionally is set aside for boys tournaments, while girls tournaments usually are played next week.
Eudora boys bring young squad to tourney
January 19, 2005
The Eudora Cardinals come into the Tonganoxie tournament at 2-3 overall and 0-1 in Frontier League. Coach Scott Stein brings back only one starter from last year’s 11-11 squad, 5-foot 11-inch senior Jeremie Bryant.
Tradition-rich Silver Lake making debut
January 19, 2005
Silver Lake’s Loren Ziegler is the most prominent coach at this year’s Tonganoxie Invitational.
Silver Lake boys excited about full 8-team tournament
January 19, 2005
The name Kruger is synonymous with Silver Lake.
Tonganoxie native happens upon family heirloom at store
January 19, 2005
A casual trip to a discount clothing store in Overland Park landed Angela Lenahan with the bargain of a lifetime.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
January 19, 2005
Here we are off and running in a whole new year. “Happy New Year” is still in order, but for some I’m sure it doesn’t seem so.
Shouts and Murmurs
Winter photos take different angle
January 19, 2005
As a photographer, I’m always on the lookout for photos to take. Whether riding in a car, looking out the kitchen window, taking a walk or even cleaning the house, it’s likely that ideal photo material will crop up when or where it’s least expected.
Delivery driver reports assault
Tonganoxie man treated at hospital
January 19, 2005
Ruth Yvonne Palmer
1956-2005
January 19, 2005
Services for Ruth Yvonne Palmer, 48, Tonganoxie, will be at noon Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1100 West Street, Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery.
Obituary: Roberta Lee Miller
1933-2005
January 19, 2005
Services for Roberta Lee Miller, 71, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, 2005, at Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Leaven-worth.
Obituary: Anna Pearl (LaPlaca) Hunt
1926-2004
January 19, 2005
Services for Anna Pearl (LaPlaca) Hunt, 78, Paterson, N.J., were Jan. 3, 2005, at the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home in Hawthorne, N.J. Burial was in Laurel Grove Cemetery in Totowa, N.J.
Bricks tumble off 110-year-old building
January 19, 2005
And the bricks came tumbling down
A helping hand
Pastor’s idea for thrift shop meets with lukewarm response
January 19, 2005
The Rev. Paul Waters wants the community to step right up.
Kimberlin earns chamber of commerce honors
January 19, 2005
A longtime supporter of Tonganoxie — and, in particular, sports and recreation in Tonganoxie — earned the local chamber of commerce’s top award on Tuesday.
Remember When: A Community Review
January 19, 2005
A review of events from the files of The Mirror newspaper.
Making music all the way
Nashville-bound Tonganoxie teen learned to sing before she could talk
January 19, 2005
For Joey Glenn, music is what it’s all about.
County considers April referendum on 1-cent sales tax
January 19, 2005
Officials from throughout Leavenworth County are gearing up for an April referendum that seeks to renew the 1 percent countywide sales tax.
Starcher grasps gold in final home tourney
January 19, 2005
It took Ross Starcher 53 seconds to accomplish something he’s wanted to do since his freshman year — win the Randy Starcher Memorial Invitational.
LHS boys struggling with depth issues this season
January 19, 2005
The Lansing High boys basketball team may be a tough squad to figure out when watching them play in the Tonganoxie Invitational Tournament.
Lansing girls thrive on new team unity
January 19, 2005
The story of the year in the Kaw Valley League this season quite easily could be the girls’ basketball revival taking place at Lansing High School.
Students query Ryun about issues
January 19, 2005
U.S. Rep. Jim Ryun brought several messages to Tonganoxie High School.
Residential construction continuing at brisk pace
January 19, 2005
There may be a cool breeze blowing, but when it comes to construction, Tonganoxie is a hot spot.