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Obituary: Charles “C.W.” Snyder
1969—2005
March 9, 2005
Funeral services for Charles “C. W.” Snyder, 36, Tonganoxie, will be at 11 a.m. today, March 9, 2005, at Chapel Hill-Butler Funeral Home, 701 N. 94th St., Kansas City, Kan. Burial will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
Obituary: Gerald J. VanDruff
1928-2005
March 9, 2005
Graveside services for Gerald J. VanDruff, 76, Oskaloosa, will be at 11 a.m. today, March 9, 2005, at McLouth Cemetery in McLouth.
Obituary: Thomas Russell
1971-2005
March 9, 2005
Services for Thomas Russell, 34, Lansing, will be at 10 a.m. Friday, March 11, 2005, at Belden-Sexton-Sumpter Funeral Chapel, Leavenworth. Burial will be at Mount Muncie Cemetery.
THS grad soaring after record-breaking flight
K-State at Salina student gains experience in Mission Control
March 9, 2005
Nancy Milleret now knows what it’s like to be a part of history. The 2002 graduate of Tonganoxie High School served on “Mission Control” last week during Steve Fossett’s record-breaking solo non-stop around-the-world flight.
Obituary: Donald Richard Vassar Sr.
1941-2005
March 9, 2005
Services for Donald Vassar Sr., 63, were Thursday, March 3, 2005, in the Craig-Hurtt-Bradley Chapel, Mountain Grove, Mo., with the Rev. Guy Johnston officiating. Burial was in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Obituary: Patricia Jean Quisenberry
1946-2005
March 9, 2005
Services for Patricia Jean Quisenberry, 58, Wasilla, Alaska, were last Wednesday, March 2, 2005, at Valley Funeral Home Chapel in Wasilla.
Remember When
A Community Review
March 9, 2005
A review from the files of The Mirror.
Post-minded Royal Valley awaits THS
March 9, 2005
In their first game at state, Tonganoxie High players will face a team that possesses something they also have — size.
Sheriff fills new jail administrator post
March 9, 2005
There’s a new administrator on the jailblock.
Depositons nearly completed in lawsuit
March 9, 2005
Attorneys involved in a sexual discrimination lawsuit against the Tonganoxie school district should take the final deposition in the case this week.
Area dig sites named to national register
March 9, 2005
Two archaeological dig sites along Stranger Creek in Leavenworth County have been named to the National Register of Historic Places.
Tonganoxie High student earns top Scouting award
March 9, 2005
Elizabeth Higbee, a Tonganoxie High School junior, has earned the highest achievement awarded to Girl Scouts.
Obituary: Fred J. Papenhausen
1944-2005
March 9, 2005
Services for former Tonganoxie resident Fred J. Papenhausen Jr., 60, will be Thursday, March 10, 2005, at Smith Mortuary, 7031 S. Broadway St., Haysville, with burial in Greenwood Cemetery, Oatville.
Father sentenced in car crash
March 9, 2005
Daddy was sick that day.
Tonganoxie Days planning includes Air Force fly-over
March 9, 2005
Organizers are working to get the word out about Tonganoxie Days.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
March 9, 2005
Mary Lou Shindley shares a unique and handy gift idea with us.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces: Magic Chieftain ride not finished just yet
March 9, 2005
My late father always had a saying whenever my alma mater advanced to the state basketball tournament.
Girls blitz Sumner in OT for state berth
March 9, 2005
When Ali Pistora launched a running jumper with seconds left in Saturday’s substate championship game, she just knew the shot was going to go in.
Tonganoxie graduate member of top-ranked debate squad
March 9, 2005
Kansas City Kansas Community College’s reigning national debate champions are right back at it.
Interest high in buying school bonds
March 9, 2005
The school bonds sold fast.
Robots’ built with second-hand parts
(PG) **
March 9, 2005
Robin Williams’ appearance at the Academy Awards really punctuated just how tired the comedian’s routine has become.
A well-worn path
90-year-old Tonganoxie resident a familiar sight during his daily rounds
March 9, 2005
Even if you don’t know John Quasa by name, it’s likely you know him by sight.
Downtown planning to turn out for team
March 9, 2005
Tonganoxie’s urged to paint Fourth Street red Thursday morning.
Seeing the world through a lens
March 9, 2005
At a recent photography seminar in Topeka, I picked up a few tips to share with Mirror readers.