Archive for Thursday, August 20, 2009

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Superintendent speaks to chamber about district projects
August 20, 2009
Basehor-Linwood Superintendent David Howard was the featured speaker Thursday at Basehor Chamber of Commerce meeting.
6News hitting the road for newscasts in area communities, including Tonganoxie and Basehor
August 20, 2009
6News is taking its 6 p.m. show on the road in September — and it wants you to be there to see it live.
Commuter forecast for August 20, 2009
August 20, 2009
As routine roadwork continues, you can expect to see the same minor delays that have been plaguing your morning commute the last few days. The rain from early this morning should mostly be past our area so the roads should be dry.
Former BLHS star returns to alma mater to give back as coach
August 20, 2009
After a successful junior college soccer career, one of Basehor-Linwood High School’s most heralded soccer players has returned home to serve as an assistant coach for the team.
BLHS opens football season with quality practices
August 20, 2009
Basehor-Linwood High School football players have had two good days of practice, coach Steve Hopkins said Tuesday evening.
Students return for ‘new adventure’
August 20, 2009
Students in the Basehor-Linwood School District are almost finished with their first full week of school, and the year is off to a pleasant start.
New administrator begins work, police chief back on regular duty
August 20, 2009
City Administrator Mark Loughry experienced his first Basehor City Council meeting Monday night.
Hall of Fame experience fun for coach
August 20, 2009
Basehor-Linwood High School strength and conditioning coach Ross Schwisow was one of thousands of Kansas City Chiefs and NFL fans that witnessed the induction of six men into the Professional Football Hall of Fame on Saturday, Aug. 8, in Canton, Ohio.
BLHS volleyball returns experience
August 20, 2009
Volleyballs bounce on the floor after being spiked by Basehor-Linwood players.
Bulky in, techy out
August 20, 2009
Recently, I came across another sign of just how much times are changing. It seems that in the future, the big metro telephone directory won’t be delivered to residences.
Neighbors: Craig Stephan
August 20, 2009
Neighbors with BP gas station owner Craig Stephan.
Remember When
August 20, 2009
Memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago
Deceased uncle represents triumphant generation
August 20, 2009
The last of my mother’s siblings died last week. My Uncle Vincent Youngren was the only son and second child in the family of six children brought up by Amos and Gladys Youngren in Stevens County, Kan
Police remind drivers to turn music down
August 20, 2009
Each year when school starts back up, we begin receiving complaints from citizens about students driving around town with their windows down and their music up.
Five Questions: Making leaders
August 20, 2009
Tonya Barnes is the president of the Southern Leavenworth County Leadership Development.
Linwood Lions Club barbecue is Saturday
August 20, 2009
People attending the annual Linwood Lions Club Barbecue likely won’t go away hungry.
Sentinel, World Company Web sites interrupted
August 20, 2009
Planned maintenance last week by Level 3 Communications, one of the vendors that provides Internet bandwidth to Sunflower Broadband, went awry and hampered several local Web sites, including basehorinfo.com.
Sandstone has hot summer
August 20, 2009
It’s been a hot summer and a difficult economic climate, but Capitol Federal Park at Sandstone is still drawing crowds of music lovers, just as it always has.
New program offers spay, neuter package deals
August 20, 2009
Owners of 32 pets in Basehor took part last week in a new program that offered a convenient, affordable option for spay and neuter procedures.
Campbell set to lead BSHS volleyball program
August 20, 2009
This fall the YMCA on the campus of Bonner Springs High School will be filled with sets, spikes and digs once again as volleyball gets going in full swing for the Bravettes.
Social Security nears the three-quarters-of-a-century mark
August 20, 2009
People down through history had uncertainties brought on by unemployment, illness, disability, death and old age.
High school working to ease freshman stress
August 20, 2009
Moving from eighth-grade to ninth-grade can be one of the most difficult transitions a young person must face.
Veterans support soldiers with care packages
August 20, 2009
Basehor Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 11499 is teaming up with some community businesses to show support to U.S. military personnel overseas.
Leavenworth County OKs mill levy increase for 2010
August 20, 2009
They’ve gone through the books, they’ve made some cuts, they’ve listened to the public and on Monday county officials rolled up their sleeves one more time to make cuts before approving their 2010 budgets.