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Ribbons fall in flurry for holiday
December 20, 2006
The safe return of two Lansing servicemen prompted a celebration at Lansing Elementary School on Tuesday.
Business traces roots to Argentine district
December 20, 2006
Area women compete in pageant
December 20, 2006
Two new title-holders were crowned in Lawrence Sunday: Cara Gorges, Clearwater, earned the tiara as Miss Kansas USA 2007; and Jaymie Stokes, Lenexa, became Miss Kansas Teen USA 2007.
B-L students perform well on statewide examinations
December 20, 2006
Basehor-Linwood school board members were pleased to learn that the district received 17 of 26 possible Standard of Excellence awards.
Officials explore building area airport
Leavenworth County commissioner: Air access vital to economic development
December 20, 2006
Talk of a regional airfield in Leavenworth County is barely a whisper.
Council OKs 5 percent pay hike for city workers
2.5 percent slated as cost of living; supervisors to base decision about next 2.5 percent on merit
December 20, 2006
Basehor officials acknowledge city workers’ pay rates are too low, and on Monday they took a first step toward fixing that problem.
BLHS knocks off Mill Valley
BLHS snags signature win over traditional power
December 20, 2006
Maybe it was worth the wait. It had been four years since the Basehor-Linwood boy’s basketball team last vanquished Mill Valley. On Friday night the Bobcats ended their run of futility with an exclamation point, dominating the Jaguars 49-37.
Opinion: Christmas wish list
December 20, 2006
You’ll have to forgive me; I haven’t written one of these for a while.
BLHS’s all-state trio symbolic of a program on the rise
December 20, 2006
The 2006 season for the Basehor-Linwood boy’s soccer team was the most prosperous in the school’s brief history. It concluded with a 13-5-1 mark, easily a team record for wins, along with the school’s first playoff win and first regional championship.
BLHS snags 2nd league win in final game before break
Strong inside-outside game leads Lady Bobcats to victory
December 20, 2006
On display Friday night in the Basehor-Linwood High School gymnasium was a game of momentum between the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team and Mill Valley.
More speculation about Petraeus’ future
Here are today’s headlines about Kansas military matters:
December 20, 2006
Here are today’s headlines about Kansas military matters:
Alliance hopes to improve financial picture
Loss of $250,000 federal grant a major blow to countywide group that provides help to women and children
December 20, 2006
The setbacks just keep coming and Anna Andersen wonders if they’ll ever slow down.