Archive for Wednesday, May 28, 2008

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Annual music series approaching
May 28, 2008
Holy-Field Vineyard and Winery will kick off its 2008 Summertime Music Series with Killer Strayhorn from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., Friday, June 6
VFW to present live music, dinner
May 28, 2008
The Fairmounters will entertain the crowd at this week’s Basehor Veterans of Foreign Wars White Horse Jubilee event from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Bob Wiley Memorial VFW Pos
Basehor City Council agenda
June 2 meeting
May 28, 2008
Work session 6 p.m.; Regular meeting 7 p.m.
Chief’s Corner
May 28, 2008
With the price of fuel rising faster than I could write this article and the economy struggling the way it is, a couple of new ways to take advantage of the average citizen has come into play.
Community to host memorial fundraisers
May 28, 2008
The Josh Gaffney Memorial Golf Tournament and Silent Auction begins 8:30 a.m. today, May 29, and the Michael Armstrong Memorial Cookout will be from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, May 31.
WWII German POWs buried at Fort Leavenworth
May 28, 2008
They knew they would be punished, but they didn’t expect to be executed.
Road crews go to four-day summer work week
May 28, 2008
With construction season in full swing, Leavenworth County Commissioners talked roads and bridges Thursday, approving various expenditures for the Public Works Department and authorizing a seasonal move to a four-day workweek for county work crews.
Three Lady ‘Cats receive soccer scholarships
May 28, 2008
This year’s Basehor-Linwood girls soccer team is sending three players to the next level.
Fifth just fine for Ogilvie
Basehor-Linwood senior thrilled to end career as state medalist
May 28, 2008
Last year Scott Ogilvie left the Class 4A state track meet with a heavy dose of frustration after missing out on the state finals by .02 seconds in the 110-meter hurdles.
Harvey steps down as BLHS golf coach
May 28, 2008
The Basehor-Linwood High School boys golf team will have a new leader next year.
Braves demand respect at state
May 28, 2008
It’s hard to imagine the Bonner Springs 400-meter relay team playing the “no respect” card entering Saturday’s Class 5A state finals at the state track meet. After all, they did break the 5A state record during Friday’s preliminary race.
Take a bow
Braves dazzle, dash to second-place finish
May 28, 2008
The medal haul was huge, but the state trophy was even nicer for the Bonner Springs boys track team.
Soldiers’ sacrifices remembered
Memorial Day services held in county
May 28, 2008
More than 30 local residents were at VFW Park on a muggy Sunday to pay their respects to the many Tonganoxie residents who have lost their lives in duty to their country.
States of chamber, city, county and state addressed
May 28, 2008 in print edition on A8
City, county and state officials updated members of the Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce on happenings in their constituencies at the “state of the chamber” meeting Tuesday, May 20.
Wrestling camp supports new college program
May 28, 2008
The Team Champions Wrestling Camp will take place June 17-20 and June 24-27 at Baker University in Baldwin.
Shrine Rodeo lassos local crowd despite weather
May 28, 2008
There is only one way to describe this weekend’s Abdallah Shrine Rodeo: Muddy.