Archive for Wednesday, September 3, 2008

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BLHS goals come early, often
September 3, 2008
Basehor-Linwood’s Beau Himple goal five minutes into Tuesday’s soccer match against Atchison proved to be the game-winner.
Girl golfers get first tourney under belt
04:56 p.m., September 3, 2008 Updated 02:58 p.m.
Members of the Basehor-Linwood girls golf team placed 11th at the Piper Invitational tournament at Sunflower Hills on Tuesday.
Bobcats open Friday with SFT
September 3, 2008
With the season opener to the 2008 high school season less than 48 hours away, the excitement level is building at Basehor-Linwood High School.
Bobcats go 2-1 at Bonner quad
September 3, 2008
Rival Bonner Springs left the door open, so Basehor-Linwood took the opportunity to come in and take the game and match in volleyball action Tuesday night.
Must-see events as close as BLHS
September 3, 2008
If you’re looking for drama this fall, turn off the television and go to a game.
Church to host block party
September 3, 2008
Trinity Lutheran Church and Trinity Lutheran Learning Center are hosting a free block party
Winery continues “Picking Sundays”
September 3, 2008
Picking Sundays,” Holy-Field Vineyard and Winery’s annual grape harvest, are tentatively set for Sept. 7, 14, 21 and 28.
Mother of injured teen addresses ‘false’ rumors
September 3, 2008 in print edition on B10
As a Basehor teen remains in critical condition at Children’s Mercy Hospital, her mother spoke Wednesday about rumors circulating about her daughter.
Volunteers ask recyclers to follow rules closely
September 3, 2008
Basehor residents might notice a large white sign when they drop off their recycling this Saturday at City Park.
Renaissance Festival ready to enchant season’s visitors
September 3, 2008
The smile on Portia Bowers’ face and the laughter she’ll enjoy throughout weekends this fall are as real as her alter ego.
New bar and grill prepares to open
September 3, 2008
Basehor residents will soon be able to enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner closer to home.
150th Street to get needed improvements
September 3, 2008
The narrow, uneven road known as 150th Street is marked for a major improvement next year.
Layoff at county puts state festival in limbo
September 3, 2008
As the dust settles after a shakeup of Leavenworth County employees, the future of the county holding the Kansas Sampler Festival remains cloudy.
County adopts budget amid controversy
September 3, 2008
After several months of budget preparations the Leavenworth County Commissioners unanimously adopted the 2009 budget amid some controversy.
The sound of freedom
U.S. Air Force quintet to play free concert at TPAC
September 3, 2008
The Winds of Freedom, a subgroup of the United States Air Force Heartland of America Band, will be performing Saturday, Sept. 13 in Tonganoxie.
Port authority takes virtual tour of new building
September 3, 2008
The Leavenworth County Port Authority is continuing with its development of virtual spec buildings.
Commission to nominate judges for Oct. 1 vacancy
September 3, 2008
A nominating commission charged with naming candidates to fill a district judge vacancy in the 1st Judicial District, which includes Leavenworth and Jefferson counties, has issued a request for assistance from the public.
LCBIA tours area farms and ranches
September 3, 2008
The Leavenworth County Beef Improvement Association (LCBIA) held its third annual Farm and Ranch Tour Saturday, Aug. 23.
Political forum to be held in Linwood this month
September 3, 2008
A candidate forum will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17 at the Linwood Community Building.
Changing Lanes: People should not be labeled
September 3, 2008
Labels are great when they’re on food cans and jars - but not when they’re slapped on people.
Commission provides non-partisan judge info
September 3, 2008
Kansas voters on Friday obtained access to detailed and relevant information about district and appellate judges and justices standing for retention on election ballots this November, the Kansas Commission on Judicial Performance said.