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Anderson County spoils Tonganoxie basketball’s state, upset bids
March 6, 2019
The stands were packed. The student sections were boisterous. And the Chieftains were poised to keep riding their late-season momentum. A hot-shooting Anderson County team from three-point land had different ideas.
McLouth basketball advances to state for 1st time since 1960
March 6, 2019
McLouth had to adapt to an early Saturday game for the Class 2A Substate Championship at Valley Heights due to pending inclement weather. There would be no more surprises that day. Top-seeded McLouth held an advantage in every quarter Saturday on its way to a monumental 58-33 victory against No. 6 Republic County.
Tonganoxie City Council remembers former Mayor Mike Vestal
March 6, 2019
The Tonganoxie City Council had a moment of silence Monday for a former mayor. Mayor Jason Ward led the remembrance for former Mayor Mike Vestal, who died last week in Florida. Ward remembered Vestal for his years of service on the Tonganoxie City Council, along with many years as dispatch for the Tonganoxie Police Department.
Turf to be a reality at Tonganoxie High School
March 6, 2019
The surface at Beatty Field is always going to be greener come the fall in Tonganoxie. The Tonganoxie School Board voted, 6-0, to have artificial turf installed at Beatty Field. Board member Stephanie Shupe was absent. Tonganoxie USD 464 board members unanimously approved installing field turf at the stadium. The project is expected to start May 8.