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Youth boxing tourney starts today

For hundreds of youth boxers, the road to Lenexa, Kan., begins in Augusta. For the eighth consecutive the National Silver Gloves, scheduled for Feb. 1-3 in Lenexa. "I am expecting over 100 boxers to participate like in years...
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Man creates spacemen and superheroes

LENEXA, Kan. -- By day, Jai Nitz works in an office. By night, he inhabits...from anywhere. I never mail anything. It's all e-mail." Working in Lenexa, a Kansas City suburb, hasn't proven to be a handicap for Nitz, who says...
Ready for fight of his life

...for a national boxing tournament. embedVideo('video-player', 1002 , false); By now, Justin Williams has landed in Lenexa, Kan. That was the hard part. "I'm real nervous. I've never rode on a plane before," Justin said a few days before...
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GreenJackets notebook

The lone Augusta GreenJackets representative at Tuesday's South Atlantic League All-Star Game in Lenexa, N.J., will be 20-year-old starting pitcher Phil Dumatrait. Dumatrait, a 6-foot-2, 170-pound southpaw drafted...
Area boxers do well at tourney

...Christopher Newman officially was crowned champion of his division in the National Silver Gloves tournament, which ended Saturday in Lenexa, Kan. Newman, 14, was unopposed in the 14-15 year-old, 75-pound weight class. Meanwhile, Yon Harvison of the Augusta...
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Overtime: Wilkerson takes title in Silver Gloves

...Ten-year-old David Wilkerson of the Augusta Boxing Club won the National Silver Gloves division's 140-pound title Saturday night in Lenexa, Kansas. Wilkerson's bout with Carlos Patina of Galveston, Texas, was stopped by the referee in the third round because...
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Georgia State basketball player dies after automobile crash

...player died early Wednesday morning from injuries sustained in a car accident. Andre Tooks, a 21-year-old junior from Lenexa, Kan., was on his way to practice in downtown Atlanta on Tuesday at about 3:15 p.m. when a Dodge Durango ran a red light...
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Church-state separation becomes a hot issue in Kansas, with pastors' sermons monitored

...Sunday found Tina Kolm changing her morning routine. Instead of attending a Unitarian Universalist service, she was at the Lenexa Christian Center, paying close attention to a conservative minister's sermon about the importance of amending the U.S...
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Event brings tourists, supports boxing

...compete in their chosen sport. Augusta can be proud of its support of sporting events, as it is good for the city and the youth of our nation. John Brown, Lenexa, Kan. (Editor's note: The writer is the CEO and owner of Ringside Inc.)
Mrs. Barbara Curtright

LENEXA, Kan. - Entered into rest Thursday, September 6, 2001, at the Memorial Medical Center, Mrs. Barbara Donaldson Curtright of Lenexa, Kansas. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 12, 2001...