Archive for Wednesday, December 13, 2006

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Jacob M. Moppin
December 13, 2006
1920-2006
Lessons from a globe-trotter
Flat Stanleys travel far and wide to teach LIS fourth-graders
December 13, 2006
Flat Stanley is a paper cutout that’s helping fourth-grade teacher Barb Munsterman teach geography and culture at Lansing Intermediate School through his international travels.
CGSC Foundation receives $100K gift
December 13, 2006
The founder of a time-management solutions company has pledged a $100,000 gift to the Command and General Staff College Foundation.
24-40 highway study group continues discussions
December 13, 2006
A photo of a specific business district was popular with most people who attended Thursday’s U.S. Highway 24-40 corridor study meeting, except for one — Larry Meadows.
Basehor student to volunteer during KU spring break
December 13, 2006
A Kansas University student from Basehor is among 42 KU students who are taking a class this fall to prepare for volunteering during winter break.
Police briefs
December 13, 2006
Chamber elects board members
December 13, 2006
Elections for four Basehor Chamber of Commerce board positions were held at last week’s board meeting.
School board weighs bond issue options
High school estimated at $35 million; board asks for costs of new middle school
December 13, 2006
A $35 million estimate to build a new high school prompted school board members Monday to ask administrators to look at other options.
Cash taken in school burglary
December 13, 2006
Thieves made out with cash and checks after breaking into Basehor-Linwood Middle School in Linwood late last Wednesday night.
Teen accused in stabbing captured
December 13, 2006
The Basehor police department Saturday night helped catch an Olathe teen who had fled to Basehor after allegedly stabbing his father earlier that afternoon.
Local Realtor lends a hand in New Orleans
December 13, 2006
A local Realtor decided to make the most out of a recent business trip.
New-look Bobcats cap week with back-to-back wins
December 13, 2006
A roller coaster ride of a weekend for the Basehor-Linwood boy’s basketball team ended Saturday with a 60-49 thrashing of Bellevue, Neb.
BLHS girls tripped up in 2 OTs
Lady Bobcats come up short in title game, fall to Parsons in double-overtime thriller
December 13, 2006
A perfect beginning to the 2006 season was not to be for the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team. In a ferociously intense championship game at the Iola Tournament, the Lady ‘Cats were knocked off in double overtime by Parsons, 32-29.
Opinion: Can it be? 25-0?
December 13, 2006
If current results are any indicator of future success, the Basehor-Linwood School District has basketball bliss heading its way.
Coach’s bold, aggressive scheduling helps Bobcats discover their identity
December 13, 2006
Sometimes, the best way to improve is by introducing adversity. But other times, it can sink a team.
Eco devo official predicts ‘exciting times’ for county
December 13, 2006
The new president of Leavenworth County Development Corp. says he thinks the county is on the brink of something big.