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Remember when: A community review
July 20, 2005
Obituary: Alta P. Wright
1949-2005
July 20, 2005
Graveside services for Alta P. Wright, 77, Lawrence, were Tuesday, July 19, 2005, at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lawrence.
Obituary: Elizabeth Lee
1911-2005
July 20, 2005
Services for Elizabeth Grace Lee, 94, formerly of Marion, were Friday, July 15, 2005, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial was in the Marion Cemetery.
Obituary: Helen Houlihan
1948-2005
July 20, 2005
Private family inurnment is planned for Helen Houlihan, 57, Tonganoxie, who died Thursday July 14, 2005, at Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.
Letter to the editor: Views about post office
July 20, 2005
Tonganoxie is growing and expanding. It isn’t the small town it used to be with its concentration on downtown.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
July 20, 2005
This apron makes the cutest sun-bonnet when buttoned up with the sash tying under the chin, or a sturdy little clothes pin bag, or just an apron with roomy pockets for carrying whatever.
Tonganoxie FCCLA members bring home gold from national contest
July 20, 2005
Tonganoxie’s Family, Career and Community Leaders of America won gold at the FCCLA national competition July 1-7 in San Diego.
Power company’s substation on line
July 20, 2005
On July 8, Leavenworth Jefferson Electric Cooperative energized the new Stranger substation, which is two miles east of Tonganoxie on Leavenworth County Road 5.
Official lobbies for siren
July 20, 2005
Tonganoxie is outgrowing its only outdoor weather-warning siren, but another siren might not be the best way to help residents stay safe during hazardous weather.
Stop detours house mover’s plans
July 20, 2005
Thursday’s job of moving a house from Tonganoxie to southwest of McLouth turned out to be a little more complicated than planned.
Bocce ball dates back to ancient Egyptians, Romans
July 20, 2005
As far as sports go, it’s the most basic of them all.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces: Nicknames not always Lions, Tigers
July 20, 2005
A friend’s souvenir piqued my interest in mascots.
Tonganoxie No. 1 wins thriller
July 20, 2005
Bats carried Tonganoxie No. 1 in the first game, but pitching saved the team in the second game last Wednesday against Post 23 Auxiliary at Padilla Field.
Tonganoxie football campers beat heat
July 20, 2005
Tonganoxie High football coach Mark Elston deemed last week’s high school camp a success.
Sweet invitation
Local 10-year-old selected to compete at Hershey’s Track and Field Games in Pennsylvania
July 20, 2005
Conner Kietzmann won’t be touring Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory, but he will be heading to a place just as good — Hershey, Pa.Conner Kietzmann won’t be touring Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory, but he will be heading to a place just as good — Hershey, Pa.
Tonganoxie No. 2 nabs first win of season
Legion team claims thriller against Lansing Reds
July 20, 2005
Tonganoxie No. 2 maneuvered its way into the win column in exciting fashion Sunday in Tonganoxie.
Tonganoxie men find satisfaction as U.S. Marines
July 20, 2005
Two young men from Tonganoxie, friends since they were children, have taken similar, yet different, paths.
Local couple receive farming honor
Century award given to Denholms
July 20, 2005
For most of his 78 years, Walter Lee Denholm has lived on a farm that has been in his family since 1868.
Bank to list former Ford dealership
July 20, 2005
A prime piece of Tonganoxie real estate is back on the market.
Judge: Sexual predator barred from county
July 20, 2005
A Leavenworth County judge ruled Tuesday that a notorious sexual predator cannot legally live in the county.
Area woman ‘ecstatic’ about trip to Rome
July 20, 2005
At any age, Basehor resident Anna Mary Landauer would have been thrilled to see the Pope.
City council reviews 2006 budget plan
July 20, 2005
Tonganoxie police Chief Ken Carpenter is pleased with his department’s proposed 2006 budget.
Rooting for Yeller
July 20, 2005