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Obit: Elizabeth R. Barrett
October 2, 2003
Letter: Parent cites concerns with emphasis on testing
October 2, 2003
Developers to review plans
October 2, 2003
Property on the south side of 166th Street and U.S. Highway 24/40, land Basehor has annexed, is booming with planned commercial and residential development.
Freshman sets goals record
Knipp’s hat trick vs. Piper breaks BLHS season record
October 2, 2003
Not many soccer players get to start at forward for a varsity team at the start of their freshman year. Basehor-Linwood’s Austin Knipp got that opportunity this season and has made the most of it so far.
Lady ‘Cats rejuvenated after rough weekend
October 2, 2003
The Basehor-Linwood volleyball team was able to salvage a little confidence out of an otherwise tough week with a close game against a tough Tonganoxie squad Tuesday.
Bobcats’ 2-0 win over Santa Fe Trail ends 13-game losing streak
October 2, 2003
Everything was in place for a homecoming victory at Basehor-Linwood on Friday. The band and the cheerleaders were in top form, the stands were packed with BLHS parents, students, and alumni, and as the sun dropped below the tree line just after the opening kickoff, it became a brisk but comfortable evening. All the homecoming magic the Bobcats could ask for was present to help them end their 13-game losing streak.
School board fills vacant position
October 2, 2003
By unanimous vote, the Basehor-Linwood School Board appointed Michael Laffere, a long-time Basehor resident, as a new board member, filling a vacancy created in July.
Enhanced TV: Sunflower Broadband upgrades service
October 2, 2003
Sunflower Broadband, a Lawrence-based cable service provider, is currently in the process of upgrading facilities in Basehor and Leavenworth County.
New commercial area to go before Planning Commission
October 2, 2003
Next week, the Basehor Planning Commission will get its first look at the city’s newest commercial and retail area, the Zarda Center, located on Kansas Highway 7, north of Leavenworth Road.
Development proposed
October 2, 2003
A developer will pitch an idea for a new subdivision next week during the Basehor Planning Commission meeting.
Bobcats catch fire, celebrate homecoming in style
October 2, 2003
Onlookers lined the parade route in Basehor Friday, Sept. 26; from Leavenworth Road to Parallel, residents flocked in droves to the streets for the city’s annual homecoming parade and festivities.
Landlord seeking tenants for new Basehor building
October 2, 2003
A 15,000-square-foot building on Parallel Road in Basehor is completed and looking for tenants, developer John Bonee said.
Thousands of books offered in library sale
October 2, 2003
There’s one thing in common between a bin at Sterly’s Storage facility in Basehor and a back room of the Basehor Community Library — they’re both packed to the roof with used books.
Basehor continues to weigh position
October 2, 2003
More serious discussions concerning the hiring of a full-time city administrator in Basehor will begin at a work session later this month, mayor Joseph Scherer said this week.
Enrollment numbers increase
October 2, 2003
With some schools reaching levels near overcrowding and with 161 new students moving to homes within district boundaries, Basehor-Linwood School District officials caught a break this year.
PRIDE achieves community excellence
October 2, 2003
Sacrifice is the idea behind voluteerism: your own time, time with family and free time are set aside for a greater good. On many occasions, that forfeiture isn’t rewarded and those sacrificing typically wouldn’t want it anyway.