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Chinstraps and mouthpieces: Jayhawks miss out at K-State
October 12, 2005
I nearly felt 11 years old again on Saturday at KSU Stadium in Manhattan.
Bonner’ ready to take on Bonner
October 12, 2005
Just call him Bonner.
Sewer rate increasing 5 percent
October 12, 2005
Tonganoxie residents will see an increase in sewer rates, starting in January.
Students dig into Tonganoxie’s stories
October 12, 2005
Tonganoxie third-graders know more about their community than they used to.
Letter to the editor: The board’s perspective
October 12, 2005
On Tuesday, Nov. 1, patrons of the Basehor-Linwood School District will have the opportunity to support a $22.9 million bond issue for our children and our schools.
Letter to the editor: Every vote counts
October 12, 2005
On Nov. 1, people in the Basehor-Linwood school district area will have the opportunity to vote on a $22.9 million bond issue for our schools.
Lawrence man killed in vehicle accident
Wreck occurred on Kansas Highway 32 just south of Reno Township fire department
October 12, 2005
A man died from injuries sustained in a two-vehicle accident that occurred about noon Wednesday at 238th Street and Kansas Highway 32, just south of the Reno Township Fire Department.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
October 12, 2005
Like the ripples on the water, one begets another. Take, for example, our recent discussion of feed sacks.
Remember when: A community review
October 12, 2005
10 years ago: Sept. 27, 1995
Bulldogs racking up victories as season enters last week
October 12, 2005
Amy Bergman and her McLouth High volleyball squad are making their way into the win column more often these days.
Soccer team downs Baldwin with shutout
October 12, 2005
Tonganoxie notched another victory with a 1-0 road win against Baldwin last week.
Young runners invade fairgrounds for annual cross country
October 12, 2005
Nearly 150 Tonganoxie elementary students competed in the annual youth cross country meet last week at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds.
THS harriers battle Class 6A schools
October 12, 2005
The Tonganoxie High cross country teams held their own against larger schools Thursday at the Mill Valley Cat Classic, held at Shawnee Mission Park.
Tonganoxie earns landmark win against Mill Valley
October 12, 2005
Tonganoxie doesn’t have as good a record this year as in the past three years, but this year’s Chieftain volleyball squad accomplished something it hadn’t before — defeat Mill Valley.
Lumber company prepares to build
October 12, 2005
The owner of a Topeka-based lumber company said his new Leavenworth County lumberyard is in the works.
McLouth High School names student of the month
October 12, 2005
McLouth High School has initiated a Student of the Month award for the 2005-2006 school year.
MHS wraps up homecoming week events
October 12, 2005
Nick Edgell has a new title —iss McLouth.
Police department employee issues anti-scam warning
October 12, 2005
When it comes to the Internet, it’s wise to be careful.
Sunflower Broadband speeds up Internet service
October 12, 2005
Sunflower Broadband’s premium high-speed Internet service now is even faster.
Obituary: Murriel Young
1925-2005
October 12, 2005
Services for Murriel Young, 80, Tonganoxie, were Saturday, Oct. 8, 2005, at West Haven Baptist Church. Burial was in Hubbel Hill Cemetery, Tonganoxie.
Students enjoy scavenger hunt downtown
October 12, 2005
Editor’s note: Here are several students’ comments on last week’s scavenger hunt in downtown Tonganoxie.
Obituary: E. Geneva German
1917-2005
October 12, 2005
Graveside services for E. Geneva German, 88, Baldwin, were Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2005, at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Kansas City, Kan.
A helping hand
Area woman returns from stint as volunteer along Gulf Coast
October 12, 2005
Tonganoxie-area Red Cross volunteer Peachez Joles returned to Kansas with mixed impressions of her experiences.
Use extra caution with e-mail requests
October 12, 2005
It doesn’t seem that “spoof” is a strong enough word.
Obituary: Harold Eugene Krull
1917-2005
October 12, 2005
Harold Eugene Krull, 88, Tonganoxie, died Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2005, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, Lawrence.
Bulldogs drop Troy, stay unbeaten
October 12, 2005
McLouth High coach Harry Hester is happy his team won its homecoming game Friday against Troy.
Defense keys Tongaonoxie road win
October 12, 2005
Tonganoxie raced on to the field fired up for kickoff of Friday’s game at Basehor-Linwood.
Local woman survives another week
October 12, 2005
Danni Boatwright’s taste buds were much happier during last week’s episode of “Survivor: Guatemala.”
Postponed derby fails to make up for lost revenue
October 12, 2005
If the Leavenworth County fair board had a theme song, one might imagine it could be “Don’t rain on my parade.”
State officials warn about purchasing flood-damaged cars
October 12, 2005
State officials are warning Kansans to be careful when shopping for used cars, saying that the market may soon be flooded with vehicles damaged by Hurricane Katrina.
Future of 90-year-old bridge in limbo
Engineer asked to check safety of crossing over Stranger Creek
October 12, 2005
Casualties of last week’s flood included residents of and owners of homes and businesses, along with bridges.