Archive for Wednesday, January 24, 2007

Also from January 24

All stories

The queen of slice and dice
January 24, 2007
A mother of three, Shannon Herring knows what it feels like to come home after work and not want to cook.
Tonganoxie new home for rodeo
January 24, 2007
A second rodeo will be coming to the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds.
Voters asked to OK tax for new Tongie pool
January 24, 2007
In early April, Tonganoxie voters will be asked to approve a 3/4-cent sales tax to finance a new swimming pool.
Bobcats take step in the right direction at Paola
January 24, 2007
Basehor-Linwood’s wrestling team had a difficult go of things last week.
Basehor-Linwood, Tonganoxie teams split first of 2 hoops meetings this week
January 24, 2007
At the end of Round 1, we have a split decision.
Bobcats flat after emotional semifinal contest
January 24, 2007
On Thursday night, the Basehor-Linwood boy’s basketball team came within one possession of advancing to the championship round in the Bobcat Invitational. After losing a thriller, a clearly deflated Bobcats team started slow and couldn’t recover Saturday in the third-place game, losing 57-50 to Fort Scott.
Lady Bobcats let halftime lead slip away
January 24, 2007
Friday night’s fifth-place game in the girls bracket of the Bobcat Invitational was a game of prosperity and futility between Basehor-Linwood and Platte County.
Opinion: Growing optimism
January 24, 2007
Hospitality in good hands at Basehor-Linwood tournaments
January 24, 2007
Mary Myer has been running the hospitality room during sporting events at Basehor-Linwood High School for the past seven years. She is a key component to putting on the kind of first-rate tournaments that BLHS is becoming known for.
Mild flu season still calls for concern
January 24, 2007
It’s here - the peak of flu season.
Conservation efforts attract wildlife
January 24, 2007
Wild turkeys, deer, geese and the occasional bobcat all call the Grafke farm home.
New editor to lead the Sentinel
January 24, 2007
Effective Monday, The Mirror of Tonganoxie and the Basehor Sentinel newspapers will have a new top manager.
High speed chase leads police through Tonganoxie
January 24, 2007
A van that blazed through Basehor and Tonganoxie at triple-digit speeds Tuesday morning was stopped near the Leavenworth-Jefferson county line.
4-H’ers recognized at Achievement Night
January 24, 2007
Youths from across the county recently were recognized during 4-H Achievement Night.
Field of city, school candidates fills up
January 24, 2007
The city of Basehor has seen an outpouring of interest in the upcoming city council elections, and enough candidates filed in for one of the Basehor-Linwood school board seats to force a primary election.
Judge rejects lawsuit filed in 2004 death
Parents asked for $4 million in suit against deputy, county officials
January 24, 2007
The parents of a Basehor volunteer firefighter have lost a $4 million civil rights battle in federal court.
Council OKs 3 percent hike in sewer rates
January 24, 2007
Everyone has to pay bills on time, including the city of Basehor.
Opinion: Junior adjusts to new role
January 24, 2007
Michelle Chrisman has recorded hundreds of assists and come to thousands of jump stops during her already lengthy basketball career.
Fort Scott victory helps Lady Bobcats get back on track
January 24, 2007
For the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team, it was time to get back to basics. After losing consecutive games the Lady Bobcats clamped down on defense, blowing out Fort Scott 48-33 in the second round of last week’s Bobcat Invitational.
First-round victory leads to 4th-place finish
January 24, 2007
It was a game neither team deserved to lose: a heavyweight bout where two fighters exchanged haymakers until the bell sounded. Unfortunately for Basehor-Linwood, the decision was not in its favor Thursday night, as the Bobcats lost a thriller, 60-57 to St. Joe Benton.
Four from Basehor-Linwood find way onto all-tourney teams
January 24, 2007
The tide continues to turn at Basehor-Linwood High School.