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TPAC will be entrance for games at Tonganoxie High gymnasium as next construction phase begins
January 5, 2022
Barriers and fencing already are up around the Tonganoxie High School east campus as construction workers prepare for the next phase of renovations on the campus — the wellness wing and commons area (new gymnasium). Fans entering the school for games and matches at the THS east gymnasium now will use the Tonganoxie Performing Arts Center entrance as the primary entrance.
Teams jump back into schedules at Tonganoxie, McLouth
January 5, 2022
Tonganoxie and McLouth teams are resuming their winter sports schedules now that winter break has concluded. Tonganoxie High boys basketball, which is 4-2 overall and 1-0 in Frontier League play, opened the 2022 portion of the schedule with a home game against Baldwin on Tuesday. The game took place after The Mirror’s print deadline, but the game marked the first of four straight conference games before the Tonganoxie Invitational starts Jan. 17.
Stevens officially sworn in for next term at Tonganoxie City Council meeting
January 5, 2022
Council Member Loralee Stevens was sworn in for another term during Monday’s Tonganoxie City Council meeting. Stevens and fellow Council Members Rocky Himpel and Chris Donnelly won re-election in 2021. Himpel was sworn in during the Dec. 20 council meeting, as he would not be in attendance for Monday’s meeting.
Early morning wreck New Year’s Day claims life of Lawrence 20-year-old who grew up in Tonganoxie
January 5, 2022
James Henderson Jr., or JJ as he was known to family and friends, was always happy-go-lucky. His grandmother, Vicki McMullin of Tonganoxie, said she can’t even remember him ever having a temper tantrum as a child and that if he did, “they were few and far between.”