Archive for Thursday, December 13, 2007

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Sluggish Lions sneak past Bravettes
LHS girls take third at Metro Prep Tip-off Classic
December 13, 2007
Classes were canceled at Lansing High for the second straight day Wednesday because of inclement weather, but the LHS girls basketball team still had a game.
The Current unveils redesigned Web site
December 13, 2007
Web users will notice a new Web site for The Current.
LCDC celebrates successes of 2007
December 13, 2007
Leavenworth County Development Corp. president Tony Kramer began Friday’s annual LCDC luncheon by proclaiming, “I’m proud to say that Leavenworth County is where commerce started in Kansas.”
Storms beat winter to punch
December 13, 2007
Winter doesn’t arrive officially until next week, but you couldn’t tell judging from the below-freezing temperatures, snow and ice that have hit Lansing the past few days.
New duds in sight for band
December 13, 2007
The Lansing High School marching band will sport brand new uniforms come the 2008-2009 school year.
Sentinel unveils Web site design
December 13, 2007
Web users will notice a new Web site for the Sentinel.
Veterans talk, students listen
December 13, 2007
The flags waved at half-staff Friday as members of the Basehor Veterans of Foreign Wars dressed in their military uniforms filed into Basehor-Linwood High School.
Weather puts heat on B-L schools
December 13, 2007
This season’s first tastes of wintry weather caused Basehor-Linwood school district officials to evaluate its inclement weather policy on three separate occasions.
Pilot all-day kindergarten proposed
December 13, 2007
All-day kindergarten may be offered in the Basehor-Linwood school district even sooner than expected.
Four Lions earn football All-State honors
December 13, 2007
Four of Lansing’s best football players were identified last week by being named to The Topeka Capital-Journal’s All-State team.
Wrestlers 4th at Eudora
December 13, 2007
A fourth-place finish out of 24 teams was cause for celebration by the Lansing High wrestling team on Saturday at the Eudora Tournament of Champions.
BLHS freshman wins pageant title
December 13, 2007
Trying the new and unfamiliar ended up paying off for Basehor-Linwood High School freshman Jessica Farris, the new Miss Leavenworth County Teen.
Remembering Pearl Harbor
December 13, 2007
Sixty-six years ago last Friday, Dec. 7, 1941, our country was attacked at Pearl Harbor. To my knowledge, there was only one young man from Lansing among the survivors from that attack.
Scoreboard
December 13, 2007
Lansing sports scores and results for the week leading up to Dec. 13, 2007.
Statistically speaking, Lions among best
December 13, 2007
The Lansing High volleyball team proved it was one of the most dominant teams in the state this year when it placed fourth at the Class 5A state tournament. Now that the season is over, proof is pouring in that numerous LHS players were among the most dangerous performers in the state - in any classification.
A voice for parents
December 13, 2007
With a fifth-grader, a third-grader and a kindergartner enrolled in the Lansing School District, Christa Martin has three good reasons for wanting to be so involved with the Lansing Elementary/Lansing Intermediate School PTA.
Weathering the weather
December 13, 2007
The past week hasn’t exactly been “chamber of commerce” weather for northeastern Kansas. Snow, ice, cold and wind have combined to produce some fairly miserable circumstances for us.
County finds storage solution for court files
December 13, 2007
District Court staff, Sheriff’s Office personnel and the Leavenworth Board of County Commissioners have laid out a proposal that would put to rest the issue of storing dead court files and would allow renovations to proceed in the basement of the county Justice Center.
Council tables benefit district policy adoption
December 13, 2007
After discussions about the redundancy and fairness of a new Benefit District By Petition Policy, City Council members have decided the proposed policy needs some clarification and they need more time to weigh the issue.
Lansing High School announces top academic students for first quarter
December 13, 2007
Lansing High School has announced the names of students named to the school’s honor roll for the first quarter of the 2007-2008 school year.
National Conference Honor choirs
December 13, 2007
Lansing Middle School students competed at the Northeast Kansas Music Educators National Conference Youth Choir and Honor Choir.