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Highway study to focus on impact of development
November 16, 2005
A study of the U.S. Highway 24-40 corridor appears to be closer to reality, following a Leavenworth County Commission meeting last Thursday.
Family, friends of victim reeling
November 16, 2005
Her husband remembers a wife he could talk “hours and hours and hours with.” Her mother recalls a daughter who was “a good girl” who still liked to wear bell-bottom jeans.
Probe continues into beating death
Tonganoxie woman murdered at Bonner store
November 16, 2005
Detectives investigating the murder of a Tonganoxie woman, who was manager of the Dollar General store in Bonner Springs, have not yet identified a suspect.
City council OK’s 3 percent pay raise for employees
November 16, 2005
In arguably the most dramatic “Survivor: Guatemala” episode to date, Tonganoxie resident Danni Boatwright on Thursday staved off elimination for another week.
Local woman continues in quest to be last ‘Survivor’
November 16, 2005
In arguably the most dramatic “Survivor: Guatemala” episode to date, Tonganoxie resident Danni Boatwright on Thursday staved off elimination for another week.
Letters to the editor: God still loves the sinner; A great community event; Change daylight-saving time
November 16, 2005
Obituary: James D. Hall
1942-2005
November 16, 2005
No services are planned for James D. Hall, 63, Tonganoxie, who died Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at his home. Cremation was planned.
Obituary: John Edward Dwyer
November 16, 2005
Services for John Edward Dwyer, 85, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, at the United Methodist Church in Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Robin K. Bell
1961-2005
November 16, 2005
Services for Robin Kay Bell, 44, Tonganoxie, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, at Tonganoxie Christian Church. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Floyd Frederick Torneden
1935-2005
November 16, 2005
Services for Floyd Frederick Torneden, 70, Lawrence, were Saturday, Nov. 12, 2005, at Lawrence Funeral Chapel in Lawrence. Burial was in Clinton Cemetery.
Obituary: Ronald D. Seifert
1941-2005
November 16, 2005
Services for Ronald D. Seifert, 64, Ozawkie, were Friday, Nov. 11, 2005, at Ozawkie United Methodist Church. Burial was in Ozawkie Cemetery.
Obituary: Marlene L. Potter
1937-2005
November 16, 2005
Graveside services for Marlene L. Potter, 67, Tonganoxie, were at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2005, at Fowler Cemetery in McLouth.
Tonganoxie Junior High football teams finish year
November 16, 2005
The Tonganoxie Junior High seventh-grade football team ended its season with a 2-5 record. The Warriors scored against Basehor-Linwood in the final minutes in a 6-0 victory.
TJHS eighth-grade girls defeat Xavier
November 16, 2005
The Tonganoxie Junior High eighth-grade girls basketball team defeated Xavier, 27-22, and then lost to Basehor-Linwood, 25-20, last week, moving the Warriors’ record to 3-2.
Tonganoxie soccer players named to all-region team
November 16, 2005
Tonganoxie landed several soccer players on the Kansas Soccer Coaches Association all-region team in Class 4-3-2-1A.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
November 16, 2005
As promised, here’s more on feed sacks.
Local man could receive new sentences
November 16, 2005
The Kansas Supreme Court has said it would not review the case of two men convicted in the 2003 statutory rape of an intoxicated 13-year-old Lawrence girl — a decision that sets the stage for the men to be sentenced again.
National magazine lists Pistora as No. 15 in javelin
November 16, 2005
Last May, Ali Pistora placed third in Class 4A in the javelin at the state track meet.
Chief encourages safety this winter
November 16, 2005
Wallets won’t provide much insulation in people’s back pockets this winter, considering the expected hike in natural gas prices.
Changing lanes: Pushing the Christmas season
November 16, 2005
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, everywhere you go,” as the old classic goes.
Remember when: A community review
November 16, 2005
10 years ago: Nov. 1, 1995 Paulet Herron makes Halloween a special event each year by carving unique faces and shapes in jack-o-lanterns. Trick or treaters, and their parents, make their way to the Herron household each year to see the many decorated pumpkins.
THS, MHS 2006 football slates announced
November 16, 2005
Tonganoxie and McLouth will meet some old foes on the football field in 2006.
Tonganoxie school board briefs
November 16, 2005
Defibrillator training set Tonganoxie public schools are equipped with automatic external defibrillators. Darren Neas, junior high assistant principal, told school board members Monday that school nurses already know how to use the devices and that coaches and administrators soon will undergo training.