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Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
September 28, 2005
Oh you can order them from a catalog for $12 each but that’s too high. I think we can make them for much less,” said one of our six first-grade teachers.
KC police probing murder
Victim previoulsy owned dealership
September 28, 2005
An investigation continues into the murder of former Tonganoxie businessman Sameer Said.
Tonganoxie man charged with rape, 5 other offenses
September 28, 2005
Leavenworth County prosecutors have filed rape charges against a 23-year-old Tonganoxie man in connection with an alleged attack last week on his estranged wife.
Obituary: Courtney Duncanson
1916-2005
September 28, 2005
A graveside memorial service and inurnment for Courtney Duncanson, 89, Pomona, were Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Greever P. Allan
1910-2005
September 28, 2005
Services for Greever P. Allan, 94, Valley Falls, were Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at the Valley Falls United Methodist Church.
Obituary: Vincent DePaul McEvoy
1915-2005
September 28, 2005
Services for Vincent DePaul McEvoy, 90, Leavenworth, were Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Leavenworth.
Obituary: Edna Lee Lester
1924-2005
September 28, 2005
Graveside services for Edna Lee Lester, 80, Tonganoxie, were Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at the National Cemetery in Leavenworth.
Obituary: Ruth Dale Garrison
1907-2005
September 28, 2005
Private services and burial are planned in Pawnee City, Neb., for Ruth Dale (Slemons) Garrison, 97, Tonganoxie.
Catherine R. Gallagher
1937-2005
September 28, 2005
Services for Catherine R. (Moffat) Gallagher, 68, Cincinnati, Ohio, were Sept. 20, 2005, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Cincinnati.
THS misses bracket play
September 28, 2005
Tonganoxie needed just one more match victory to advance to bracket play at its own volleyball invitational last week.
Chieftain soccer blanks Perry, 3-0
September 28, 2005
The Tonganoxie High soccer teams broke out the brooms for Monday’s game against Perry-Lecompton.
Bulldogs keep on running
September 28, 2005
The McLouth High boys cross country team finished 12th out of 22 teams Thursday at the Tonganoxie Invitational.
Brock, Weller lead harriers
September 28, 2005
Tonganoxie landed a runner in the top 10 in both the boys and girls varsity races at the Chieftains’ home invitational Thursday at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds.
Friday afternoon parade part of homecoming highlights
September 28, 2005
It’s likely that one Tonganoxie High School student will look just like another today at THS. As part of Tonganoxie’s Homecoming week, which kicked off Monday, today’s theme is Twin Day.
MHS spoils homecoming for JCN
September 28, 2005
Say adios to another infamous streak at McLouth High.
Library online as city’s first hot spot
September 28, 2005
Bring your laptop and prepare to surf at the Tonganoxie Public Library.
City council offers help to county with road
September 28, 2005
City council members took two steps Monday to further economic development efforts.
Annual corn harvest
Ethanol plant makes impact on area farmers’ crops
September 28, 2005
The ethanol blend of fuel that’s on sale at gasoline pumps may have homegrown roots. As usual for this time of year, lumbering combines wind their way through rows of corn, bringing in summer’s gold during the autumn harvest.
Over the river and through the Woods
Tonganoxie defense holds top Mill Valley running back to 26 yards in 39-0 shellacking
September 28, 2005
It was billed as a showdown between two of the Kaw Valley League’s elite teams, but Friday’s game between Tonganoxie and Mill Valley was anything but competitive.
Remember when: A community review
September 28, 2005
Linwood bridge work leads to temporary K-32 detour
September 28, 2005
Traveling through the Linwood area may take a little more planning this week.
Red Cross volunteer returns home
September 28, 2005
Robert Bartels would be more than happy to return to the Gulf Coast to help hurricane victims.
Coffee, conversation and food plentiful at ‘New’ Linwood Cafe
September 28, 2005
At the new Linwood Cafe, as at the old Linwood Cafe, coffee — and opinions — flow freely.
Obituary: Wanda Darlene Brammer
1930-2005
September 28, 2005
Services for Wanda Darlene Brammer, 74, Kansas City, Kan., were Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at Porter Funeral Home, Kansas City, Kan. Burial was in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.