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Springdale News
November 8, 2006
Jan and Orie Nelson of Springdale had their daughter Camille Sumerik and children, Cody and Jennifer from Ormond Beach, Fla., as guests from Oct. 26 to Oct. 30. They saw lots of pretty trees and took a lot of pictures. They were out of school for parent-teacher conferences. They also had a birthday party in Leavenworth for Jan on Oct. 29.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
November 8, 2006
The auxiliary members of the American Legion Post No. 400, riders club of Topeka are now making crutch, walker and wheelchair bags for veterans in the Topeka Veterans Administration Medical Center.
Student suspended for alleged use of alcohol during school
November 8, 2006
A Tonganoxie High football player was suspended last week from school for allegedly consuming alcohol during school.
McLouth Happenings
November 8, 2006
Lloyd and Margaret Smelser, Allen Smelser and Jeannie Jantz traveled together to Wiggins, Colo., to visit Margaret’s sister and husband, Virginia and John Jones, and other family residing in that area. Returning home through Hays, they shared Oct. 4 dinner together with Scott Smelser, son of Allen and Nancy, and Jason Smelser, son of Fred and Catherine, who are students at Fort Hays State University.
Remember When: A community review
November 8, 2006
Tom and Jean Murry went Oct. 28 to Bichelmeyer’s to celebrate Jean’s birthday.
State parole board seeks comment
November 8, 2006
The Kansas Parole Board will conduct public comment sessions this month for inmates who are entitled to a parole hearing in December.
Poets’ Corner: Larry Meadows
November 8, 2006
This week’s poet is Larry Meadows, Tonganoxie, a Veterans of Foreign Wars member. Veterans Day is Saturday.
Obituary: Gustav “Gus” Koerth
1921-2006
November 8, 2006
Services for Gustav (Gus) Koerth, 85, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. today, Nov. 8, 2006, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Gary Lee Dohrn
November 8, 2006
Services for Gary Lee Dohrn, 61, McLouth, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006, at First Baptist Church in McLouth. Burial will be in McLouth Cemetery.
Obituary: Edward B. Holton
November 8, 2006
Services for Edward B. Holton, 87, Independence, Mo., were last Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2006, at Nativity of Mary Catholic Church. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Independence.
Obituary: StellaMary Budenosky Clark
November 8, 2006
Services for Stella Mary Budenosky Clark, 79, Independence, Mo., were Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006, at Nativity of Mary Catholic Church in Independence. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Independence.
On a mission
Patriot Guard rallies to show respect for nation’s fallen heroes
November 8, 2006
A year and a half ago, the Patriot Guard didn’t exist. Today, the mission — started by American Legion members in Mulvane — is at least 60,000 members strong.
Our view: It’s time to consider running for boards
November 8, 2006
Wow. What an election.
McLouth rejects ban on liquor
November 8, 2006
In McLouth, the big issue on the ballot was whether the city would allow the sale of retail packaged liquor.
Tellefson wins First District seat on county commission
Democratic challengers defeat incumbents Ryun, Kline
November 8, 2006
In an election that was tough on the GOP, Republican J.C. Tellefson came out the victor Tuesday — in a Democratic county commission district.
Poets’ Corner
November 8, 2006
This week’s poet is Larry Meadows, Tonganoxie, a Veterans of Foreign Wars member. Veterans Day is Saturday.
Gustav “Gus” Koerth
1921-2006
November 8, 2006
Services for Gustav (Gus) Koerth, 85, Tonganoxie, will be at 10 a.m. today, Nov. 8, 2006, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie.
Obituary: Gary Lee Dohrn
1945-2006
November 8, 2006
Services for Gary Lee Dohrn, 61, McLouth, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, 2006, at First Baptist Church in McLouth. Burial will be in McLouth Cemetery.
Obituary: Edward B. Holton
1919-2006
November 8, 2006
Services for Edward B. Holton, 87, Independence, Mo., were last Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2006, at Nativity of Mary Catholic Church. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Independence.
Obituary: Stella Mary Budenosky Clark
1927-2006
November 8, 2006
Services for Stella Mary Budenosky Clark, 79, Independence, Mo., were Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006, at Nativity of Mary Catholic Church in Independence. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Independence.
A year later, family still wondering who killed Tonganoxie woman
November 8, 2006
In the year since Robin Bell’s body was discovered at the Dollar General store in north Bonner Springs, her family members have tried to move on with their lives. It’s been difficult, they say.
Attorney: Suit coming on road petition
Council member proposes $1 million for County Road 1 project
November 8, 2006
It’s likely the city will file a court challenge this week against a petition seeking a vote on whether the city should spend funds to help upgrade Leavenworth County Road 1.
Chinstraps and Mouthpieces: THS teams must look to future
November 8, 2006
It’s now been nearly two weeks since the Eudora Cardinals won their first state volleyball crown.
Chieftains set new team records in 2006 season
November 8, 2006
Tonganoxie didn’t advance as far in the playoffs as it did the last two seasons, but the Chieftains posted bigger numbers than it had before in the Mark Elston era.