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City considers funds for county road
July 5, 2006
Tonganoxie city officials are mulling over how much money they will commit to improving Leavenworth County Road 1.
Saturday ceremony to honor local men
Memorial erected to two deputies
July 5, 2006
The memories of two Tonganoxie men will be honored Saturday in Leavenworth as a tribute to fallen law enforcement officers is unveiled.
Growth: How we’re changing
July 5, 2006
Until about a year ago, Tonganoxie resident Diane Bretthauer didn’t own a house key. She also left her purse in her car, which she kept unlocked.
Obituary: Ryan Joseph Burke
1986-2006
July 5, 2006
Obituary: Fred L. Tinberg
1919-2006
July 5, 2006
Obituary: Charles F. Swedo Jr.
1944-2006
July 5, 2006
Obituary: Avanell McBroom
1923-2006
July 5, 2006
Obituary: Robert E. Deaver
1926-2006
July 5, 2006
THS debaters top another successful year at nationals
July 5, 2006
Zack Pistora and Garrett Kelly nearly had to pinch themselves recently at the National Catholic Forensics League tournament in Chicago. On a large board, standings displayed that the Tonganoxie team was one of the last squads remaining in the policy debate category.
Remember When: A Community Review
July 5, 2006
Joles secures grant for schools
July 5, 2006
During the past school year, Tonganoxie school volunteer Peachez Joles has secured another grant for the school district.
TNC residents move out after fire
July 5, 2006
Saturday’s fire at Tonganoxie Nursing Center ran like a well-orchestrated disaster drill.
Cook ends extended drought in Craftsmen Truck Series
July 5, 2006
Terry Cook could feel himself slipping into the 100-races-without-a-win hole.
Drivers push ethanol at Basehor station
July 5, 2006
On Thursday, Indy racer Jeff Simmons couldn’t help but wish it were Sunday.
Hornish wins race on birthday
July 5, 2006
For far too long in Sunday’s Kansas Lottery Indy 300, Sam Hornish Jr. had no one to look at in front of him. And nothing to think about except for what might not turn out right.
Tonganoxie No. 2 splits games
July 5, 2006
Tonganoxie lost a heartbreaker June 22 against the Lansing Cubs.
Big T season nears end
July 5, 2006
The Big T baseball team’s American Legion season is winding down.
Hartshorn signs with Neosho Co.
July 5, 2006
Sarah Hartshorn had to follow through with her promise. A May graduate of Tonganoxie High, Hartshorn had plans her senior year of attending Pittsburg State after she graduated. The discus and shot put standout, however, planned not to continue her track career.
Hawaii 2-0
Tonganoxie football player helps all-star team go undefeated in Oahu
July 5, 2006
Phil George’s Kansas-Missouri team didn’t just win on the football field. George, who played in the King Kamehameha Pigskin Classic June 11 in Honolulu, also competed with teammates in the “Hawaiian Olympics.”
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
July 5, 2006
Our 4-H boys and girls are in high gear these days, they work so hard on their various projects. They learn most of all, I’ve always thought, responsibility, respect and so much more.
Parole board seeking comments from public
July 5, 2006
Road north of Basehor undergoing renovation
July 5, 2006
Leavenworth County Road 7 north of Basehor may be a little bit of a mess right now, but the county’s public works director said improvements to the road will greatly benefit those who travel on it.
Recycling bins prove profitable for school
July 5, 2006
Don’t throw that paper away. Recycling bins that, during the last few years, have lined Church Street just north of the Tonganoxie Elementary School playground, have been moved.
Obituary: Leona Christina Rose
1913-2006
July 5, 2006
Obituary: Barbara Jo Haufler
1936-2006
July 5, 2006
School volunteer center makes move to temporary quarters
July 5, 2006
Earleta Morey is always looking for more help. Morey directs the Tonganoxie school district’s volunteer center. And even though the center is undergoing a temporary change of location, its projects will continue.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces: Hockey fans set columnist straight
July 5, 2006
Carolina fans, it’s time for me to sit in the penalty box.
School Board Briefs
Security system bids gain school board’s approval; Money transfers OK’d
July 5, 2006
On the Street
Would you be in favor of the city replacing Chieftain Swimming Pool?
July 5, 2006
Shouts and Murmurs: Pondering the future of city pool
July 5, 2006
Better look fast. The Chief Tonganoxie Swimming Pool eventually may be a thing of the past.