Archive for Wednesday, November 19, 2008

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2008 All-Kaw Valley League volleyball team
November 19, 2008
On Monday, Nov. 17, the All-Kaw Valley League volleyball team was announced.
2008 All-Kaw Valley League boys soccer team
November 19, 2008
On Monday, Nov. 17, the All-Kaw Valley League boys soccer team was announced.
2008 All-Kaw Valley League football team
November 19, 2008
On Monday, Nov. 17, the Kaw Valley League released its All-KVL teams for the fall sports season.
Sentinel to mark holiday
November 19, 2008
Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, the Sentinel will have early advertising deadlines.
Town Square bar opens its doors
November 19, 2008
An interesting fellow, who came all the way from Florida for a job, is now a greeter at Pastimes Bar and Grill, a new restaurant in Basehor.
Council OKs agreement for Wolf Creek Parkway
November 19, 2008
The city of Basehor has given its blessing to an agreement between Benchmark Management and the Kansas Department of Transportation to construct improvements to the north side of the intersection of 150th Street and U.S. Highway 24-40.
Grocery store eyes future
November 19, 2008
It might have been an overcast day complete with a stiff wind and cool temperatures Friday, but officials who gathered for a ceremony at the Wolf Creek Junction believe the future to be bright for what is hoped to be a major Basehor retail hub.
Mayor won’t seek re-election
November 19, 2008
Basehor Mayor Chris Garcia will not seek re-election in April.
Hooks catches eyes of Kaw Valley League volleyball coaches
November 19, 2008
Basehor-Linwood High School volleyball player Courtney Hooks was the player who stood out on the court this season.
Bowers, Mallon lead BLHS in postseason honors
November 19, 2008
Tanner Bowers and Mitch Mallon played very different roles for the Basehor-Linwood High School soccer team this season.
Vincent steps down as girls soccer coach
November 19, 2008
A new coach will lead practices, coach in games and handle paperwork when the Basehor-Linwood girls soccer team kicks off the season in late February.
Mystery awaits us in Kaw Valley League
November 19, 2008
It was a few minutes before 1 a.m. Monday when I left the Bonner Springs YMCA.
Prepare for the winter ahead
November 19, 2008
The Cold Weather Rule, which sets conditions for consumers who are having difficulty paying their bill to maintain or re-establish utility service during the winter, started Saturday, Nov. 1, and runs through March 31, 2009.
1st published novel a new page in career of Bonner writer
November 19, 2008
Many residents may not know it, but Bonner Springs is home to a published novelist.
Technology overuse could be affecting development
November 19, 2008
In high schools and on college campuses, it’s not unusual to see a student leaving class insert the earpiece for an MP3 player in one ear and, after punching in a number, lift his or her cell phone to the other ear to begin chatting on the way to the next class.
Honesty: the cost of maturity
November 19, 2008
When my oldest daughter was about 3, I took her and her brother to the movies. I don’t remember the title, just that without having seen it I thought it would be apt for viewing by children 3 and 5.
Remember When
November 19, 2008
10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago this week in the Bonner Springs and Basehor area
State money pinch could hurt schools
November 19, 2008
Funding to Kansas public schools would face a cut under a proposal made by Gov. Kathleen Sebelius’ budget office, officials said Thursday.
Optimist Club meeting set for Thursday
November 19, 2008
A meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Tonganoxie Public Library, Third and Bury streets, in a continuing effort to establish an Optimist Club chapter in Tonganoxie.
Team raises $4,583 for National Kidney Foundation
November 19, 2008
A Tonganoxie group raised more than $4,500 — a total that was determined to be the most of any team at the event — for the National Kidney Foundation in October at a fundraiser in Independence, Mo.
New bar and grill opens in Basehor
November 19, 2008
An interesting fellow, who came all the way from Florida for a job, is now a greeter at Pastimes Bar and Grill, a new restaurant in Basehor.
Wolf Creek Marketplace one step closer to reality
November 19, 2008
It might have been an overcast day complete with a stiff wind and cool temperatures Thursday, but officials who gathered for a ceremony at the Wolf Creek Junction believe the future to be bright for what is hoped to be a major Basehor retail hub.
LCDC gets feedback from area businesses
Board president named to Kansas City Area Development Council
November 19, 2008
Victoria Rowley is getting Leavenworth County Development Corporation’s name out among businesses in the area.
Local businesses discuss ‘thriving’ in current economy
November 19, 2008
With the U.S. economy in a tailspin recently, some local small business owners are wondering how they will be affected and what they can do to stay afloat.
Memory of wall’s collapse vivid
November 19, 2008
The 19th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall quietly passed by without much notice.
Counselor-at-large to keep her county job
Counselor-at-large to keep her county job
November 19, 2008
The former counselor-at-large for Leavenworth County is back.