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Leavenworth County Commission agenda, week of April 28-May 2
April 24, 2008
The Leavenworth County Commission agenda, for the week of April 28, is as follows:
Lansing DAZE, BBQ contest coming up
02:41 p.m., April 24, 2008 Updated 01:03 p.m.
Two of Lansing’s big events are set for this weekend, with several additional events also set in the city.
Opening day of Butch Foster Memorial Baseball Classic is in the books
02:30 p.m., April 24, 2008 Updated 03:29 p.m.
The Butch Foster Memorial Baseball Classic is under way at CommunityAmerica Ballpark, and St. James Academy, Bonner Springs, Spring Hill and Basehor-Linwood all advanced to the winner’s bracket on Thursday.
4-H project introduces farm animals to children
April 24, 2008
Emily Knapp, 15, cradled a baby pig while children from Little Friends preschool crowded around to give it a pat. Smiles and giggles erupted when it squealed, snorted and wiggled in Knapp’s arms.
Butch Foster Memorial Baseball Classic starts today
April 24, 2008
When Bonner Springs High School decided to start a basketball tournament back in 2004, the only goal was to create an opportunity for kids to experience a postseason atmosphere early in the season.
Custodian files to become second 3rd District candidate
April 24, 2008
The race for 3rd District Leavenworth County Commissioner now has more than one contender.
Sewer breaks, washes waste into Hog Creek
April 24, 2008
Water quality along Hog Creek remains under the watchful eye of the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.
City Council assigns KDOT funds to roads
April 24, 2008
The city of Basehor will soon receive a sizeable “thank you” from the Kansas Department of Transportation.
Bobcats let Lions escape in KVL clash
April 24, 2008
Lansing pitcher Kris Hernandez baffled the Basehor-Linwood baseball team Monday night, using an unorthodox motion and changing speeds to keep the Bobcats off balance during a complete game shutout.
Lansing drills BLHS
April 24, 2008
With a pair of starters missing and an untimely red card, the Basehor-Linwood soccer team found itself on the wrong end of a 10-1 score Tuesday evening at Lansing.
PRIDE recruits volunteers for annual city clean up
April 24, 2008 in print edition on A2
A more beautiful Basehor is the goal in mind for Saturday’s annual City Wide Clean Up.
Forecast projects BSHS to reach capacity in 2009-2010 school year
April 24, 2008
The Bonner Springs-Edwardsville School Board got a glimpse of the future at its Monday night meeting.
Remember when
April 24, 2008
A look back at this week in history.
Bravettes earn split with Lady Pirates
April 24, 2008
The Bonner Springs softball team earned a split Tuesday night at Piper.
Wind tests Basehor golfers at Osawatomie Invitational
April 24, 2008
Despite not placing and or having any individual medalists Saturday at the Osawatomie Invitational, Basehor-Linwood coach Chad Harvey thinks his team made great strides. The Bobcats struggled all day with the wind.
Clark to get new schedule
April 24, 2008
Clark Middle School students and teachers will have a new class schedule in 2008-2009.
Garage door openers
April 24, 2008
Who was the ingenious person who figured out how to make a garage-door opener?
Kraus, Johnson, Ogilvie lead ‘Cats at Bonner
April 24, 2008
Baily Kraus, Swede Johnson and Scott Ogilvie led an undermanned Basehor-Linwood track squad Monday at the Bonner Springs Invitational.
Lions Park has rich history of renovations
April 24, 2008
The Lions Park in Bonner Springs is undergoing a long-overdue facelift under the direction of Skip Dobbs, the city recreational director, who has been very active in the Bonner Springs’ recreational needs since taking over the job.
Towns have personality too
April 24, 2008 in print edition on A5
Like people, all cities seem to have their own personalities.