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Search for new police chief to begin soon
March 25, 2004
A search for a new Basehor police chief will begin in the next couple of weeks, city administrator David Fuqua said this week.
Basehor family settles in with newest additions
Lawless triplets healthy and at home
March 25, 2004
March madness has taken on a whole new meaning at the Lawless family home in Basehor.
Opinion: Baseball has officially arrived
March 25, 2004
Second plea entered in Basehor- Linwood High School bomb threat
March 25, 2004
A second girl charged in connection with a bomb threat at Basehor-Linwood High School has pleaded guilty to a charge of disorderly conduct.
BLHS Project Graduation plans Family Bingo Night
March 25, 2004
The Basehor-Linwood High School Project Graduation Committee plans its final fund-raiser this weekend.
Petitions seek addition to county commissioners
March 25, 2004
A Tonganoxie man wants to increase the number of county commissioners from three to seven.
Leavenworth County hunting preserve proposed
March 25, 2004
In the midst of the urbanization of Leavenworth County, one piece of ground is becoming more decidedly rural.
School patrons, teachers lobby state legislators
March 25, 2004
A group of parents, teachers and administrators from the Basehor-Linwood School District lobbied state legislators Wednesday in Topeka, voicing their support for education and additional school funding.
Kindergarten Roundup sessions are scheduled
March 25, 2004
All three kindergarten schools in the Basehor-Linwood School District will host kindergarten roundup sessions in April.
Bus driver fired over protest song
March 25, 2004
A bus driver who allowed elementary school children to listen to a song containing lyrics some parents found objectionable, has been fired from his job in the Basehor-Linwood School District.
Fire department plans expansion
March 25, 2004
The Basehor City Council and Fairmount Township Fire Department intend to work with one another in coordinating a project that would expand the fire station in Basehor.
Library continues push for new facility
March 25, 2004
An approved Basehor Community Library bond issue would mean the owner of a $100,000 home would pay an additional $89.58 in taxes per year, or $7.46 per month. That’s a heck of a bargain for the number of materials residents would have access to, said Janice Garcia, president of the Basehor Community Library Board of Trustees.
City would be apprehensive about gaming in Basehor
Casinos still not a good fit, City Council member says
March 25, 2004
One of the few Basehor City Council members in office three years ago when an Indian tribe proposed building a casino in Basehor said he still considers a Basehor-casino marriage a bad fit.
Basehor police chief retiring
March 25, 2004
Basehor police chief Vince Weston has worked in law enforcement for 35 years, but it’s memories from the last 15 which resonate with pride and now, a touch of sadness.
Bonner softball expects to be better in ‘04
March 25, 2004
There are two things Nancy Yankovich knows about her Bonner Springs softball team this season.
Swingin’ into spring
Softball season arrives at Basehor-Linwood
March 25, 2004
The starting lineup for the Basehor-Linwood softball team this year is likely to be made up of three seniors, one junior, three sophomores and two freshmen.
Tonganoxie longhorn ranch a labor of love for father and son
March 25, 2004
One more month and it all will be finished.