Archive for Wednesday, April 12, 2006

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Apartment complex quickly filling up
April 12, 2006
Marie Rhudy has settled into her home at Tonganoxie’s new Sundance Apartments.
Remember When: A community review
April 12, 2006
10 years ago: March 27, 1996
THS musicians fare well at two festivals
April 12, 2006
Tonganoxie High School vocal music and band students received high ratings March 4 when they performed at the Kaw Valley League Solo and Small Ensemble Music Festival. The competition was at the University of St. Mary campus in Leavenworth.
Local students investigate careers opportunities at fair
April 12, 2006
From an Atchison radio station to First State Bank and Trust, Tonganoxie High School students got a glimpse last week at what the “real world” has to offer.
Tonganoxie softball games rescheduled
Girls will play Piper on Monday in Tonganoxie
April 12, 2006
The Tonganoxie High girls softball team will play a doubleheader at 4:30 p.m. Monday against Piper in a game rescheduled from April 11.
Obituary: Pauline L. Collinge
1913-2006
April 12, 2006
Services for Pauline L. Collinge, 92, Bonner Springs, were Monday, April 10, 2006, at Bonner Springs Church of Christ. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery in Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Robert Alan Hoshaw
1950-2006
April 12, 2006
Services for Robert Alan Hoshaw, 56, Basehor, were Saturday, April 8, 2006, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tonganoxie. Burial was in the National Cemetery, Leavenworth.
Obituary: Mary Katherine “Kay” Whitaker
1928-2006
April 12, 2006
Services for Mary Katherine “Kay” Whitaker, 78, Tonganoxie will be at 10:30 a.m. today, April 12, 2006, at Ward Funeral Home in Washington, Kan. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. today at Hubbel Hill Cemetery in Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Wendy K. Benedick
1957-2006
April 12, 2006
Services for Wendy Kay Benedick, 48, Kansas City, Kan., were Monday, April 10, 2006, at Holy Angels Catholic Church, Basehor. Burial was in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Kansas City, Kan.
Obituary: Barbara LaDean Ranney
1931-2006
April 12, 2006
Services for Barbara Ranney 74, Kansas City, Mo., were Saturday, April 8, 2006, at Fry-Bross and Spidle Chapel, Kearney, Mo. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery, Kearney.
Local fifth-grader gives a gift to other children
April 12, 2006
Holley Thompson says her hair is a lot easier to take care of these days.
Letters to the editor: Plans for sales tax funds clear; Preserving Western Civilization
April 12, 2006
Food cooperative hopes to grow
Membership dwindles in gruop that purchases organic goods in bulk
April 12, 2006
The Tonganoxie Country Co-op is more streamlined than in the past.
Editorial: Concealed records on guns unnecessary
April 12, 2006
Some circular logic is being employed by state officials who plan to seek additional legislation to keep secret the records related to the state’s new concealed carry law.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
April 12, 2006
In the olden, olden days in small towns and villages, one might have heard, “Oh we have a doll maker right here in our town.”
Tonganoxie man returns to roots as he embarks on new career
April 12, 2006
Tonganoxie resident Dennis Bixby has redesigned his career.
Dodgeball tourney raises funds for upcoming class projects
April 12, 2006
Extreme dodgeball was the main event April 1 in the Tonganoxie Junior High gymnasium.
Eighth-grader rakes in medals at boys meet
April 12, 2006
Bret Koch was the Tonganoxie eighth-grade boys track team’s top medalist at last week’s Basehor-Linwood meet.
Police centering on suspect in kidnap attempt
April 12, 2006
Tonganoxie police have a suspect they think is connected to an attempted abduction that occurred April 2.
Sweep pushes Bulldogs to 2-2
April 12, 2006
The McLouth High baseball team is at .500 on the season.
THS sweeps Piper team
April 12, 2006
Phil Loomis’ Tonganoxie High baseball team suddenly is riding a three-game winning streak.
Golfers struggle at meet
April 12, 2006
Hayden proved its worth as a perennial powerhouse Monday at the Lansing Invitational at the Leavenworth Country Club.
School work moving ahead
April 12, 2006
Construction of the new middle school and additions to the high school continues to move on schedule, project manager Kris Roberts told school board members Monday.
Plea made in local woman’s fraud case
April 12, 2006
In a few weeks, a Tonganoxie woman will be sentenced — for a second time — in connection with a scheme in which she defrauded her friends and relatives.
Obituary: Homer L. Dyer III
1947-2006
April 12, 2006
Memorial services for Homer L. Dyer III, 58, Ozawkie, will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 14, 2006, at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Kansas City, Kan. Cremation was planned.
Softball team opens with Kaw Valley against Basehor
April 12, 2006
The Chieftain softball team is in the win column.
Chieftain teams roll at Bobcat Relays
Girls win by more than 130 points; boys finish second to Bonner Springs
April 12, 2006
Midway through Friday’s Bobcat Relays, the meet announcer delivered news of the team scores.
Residents weigh in on county road
Commission asked to improve turnpike connector from 24-40 to K-32
April 12, 2006
Julie Downes firmly believes that both ends of Leavenworth County Road 1 should be treated equally.
District plans emergency drill to test response
April 12, 2006
The Tonganoxie public schools are about to give themselves a test.
School board briefs
April 12, 2006
Seventh-grade girls nab first at invitational
Grizzle sets new record, JHS sweeps top three in discus
April 12, 2006
The Tonganoxie Junior High seventh-grade girls track team placed first at the Basehor-Linwood Invitational on April 4.
Not exactly shear delight
New Zealanders shave valuable fiber from Tonganoxie couple’s alpacas
April 12, 2006
Normally the barn is a haven. But Saturday evening, the rural Tonganoxie barn was a place the alpaca didn’t want to be.