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Leavenworth County Commission agenda, week of Jan. 4-8, 2010
December 31, 2009
Here is the agenda for the Leavenworth County Commission the week of Jan. 4-8, 2010:
Holiday Raffle million-dollar ticket selected
December 31, 2009
The Kansas Lottery is waiting for winners to claim their prizes in the Holiday Millionaire Raffle.
Democrat bows out of 2nd Congressional District race
December 31, 2009
State Sen. Laura Kelly, D-Topeka, has dropped out of the race for the 2nd Congressional District, which includes southern Leavenworth County.
Commuter Forecast for December 31, 2009
December 31, 2009
Thursday morning should start out dry, but slick spots due to melting snow could appear along some stretches of road.
Ag Hall of Fame faces questionable future
December 31, 2009
As the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame’s future still remains uncertain, members of the hall’s board of governors are preparing to do whatever it takes to turn the center into a viable institution that can at last hold its own financially.
Douglas finding his spot on K-State’s offensive line
12:00 a.m., December 31, 2009 Updated 03:14 p.m.
Ethan Douglas is proving he can play football at the division one level and enjoying the ride at Kansas State.
Area officials weigh in on Ag Hall’s troubles
December 31, 2009
Area city officials say they support the Ag Hall of Fame staying around but recognize the road ahead will be tough for the governing board.
Neighbors: Laura Carroll
December 31, 2009
Laura Carroll is the Basehor Community Library adult services librarian
Snow easier to handle in modern age
December 31, 2009
I’ve never wished for a white Christmas.
Humane Society discusses reporting animal abuse
December 31, 2009
The Leavenworth County Humane Society is reminding community members to notify the city police or the Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office if they see, know of, or suspect animal cruelty or neglect.
Commissioners schedule County Road 1 meeting
December 31, 2009
On Thursday the Leavenworth County Commissioners will discuss changes made to a new interlocal agreement between Tonganoxie and the county regarding the development on County Road 1.
Basehor resident becoming owner of accounting firm
December 31, 2009
Basehor resident Lesley Johnson will be acquiring her uncle’s accounting and tax practice, Johnson Financial Services, when he retires at the end of this year.
Remember When
December 31, 2009
A look back through the years.
Ag Hall’s future remains uncertain
December 31, 2009
As the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame’s future still remains uncertain, members of the hall’s board of governors are preparing to do whatever it takes to turn the center into a viable institution that can at last hold its own financially.
Bonner Springs running back Barren selected for postseason accolades
December 31, 2009
Bonner Springs senior running back Max Barren wasn’t good enough to earn a spot on the all-Kaw Valley League team. But he’s got something better — a spot on the Topeka Capital Journal’s Class 5A all-state football squad.
Slew of Bobcats selected to all-area football teams
December 31, 2009
Players on the Basehor-Linwood football team have been honored for their play on the field this season.
On the agenda: Basehor City Council work session
December 31, 2009
Basehor City Council work session agenda for the Monday, Jan. 4, meeting
St. John nurse certified as lactation consultant
December 31, 2009
Mary Lane, R.N., I.B.C.L.C., with the Women’s Center, St. John Hospital, Leavenworth, recently became certified as a lactation consultant by the International Board of Certified Lactation Consultants.
Providence nurse completes certification examination
December 31, 2009
Jhunne Galimba, R.N., O.N.C., a staff nurse with the Providence Medical Center Joint Center, Kansas City, Kan., has successfully completed the Orthopaedic Nursing Certification Board examination.
Humane Society event curbs pet populations
December 31, 2009
Leavenworth County Humane Society (LCHS) will run its monthly spay/neuter transport Jan. 21-22 from the old Fire Station in Linwood, 310 Main St., next to Linwood City Hall.
The Best of Basehor-Linwood: top sports stories of 2009
December 31, 2009
The Sentinel recaps its picks for the top stories of 2009.
Basehor had championship mentality in 2009
December 31, 2009
The giant poster-sized photo hangs on the wall inside the Basehor-Linwood High School gymnasium. If not for the fact that it’s in color, it would recollect some serious “Hoosiers” memories.
The year’s top stories
December 31, 2009
As 2010 quickly approaches, the Sentinel remembers 2009.
Happy New Year!
December 31, 2009
The fact that Christmas has come and gone again and a new year is upon us, it is time to reflect on the year we had in 2009.
Century of history
December 31, 2009
New Year’s Day is a time to look forward to new opportunities and success while facing complex challenges.
City hall to be closed Jan. 1
December 31, 2009
Basehor City Hall will be closed all day Friday, Jan. 1, for the New Year’s holiday.
Former BSHS standout fixture on special teams for Missouri State squad
December 31, 2009
Former Bonner Springs football standout Anthony “L.T.” Lee knows all about how difficult waiting for an opportunity can be.
Library fitness class helps participants relax, unwind
December 31, 2009
A series of classes have started at the Basehor Community Library that have nothing to do with books or reading.
LCDC outlines future expectations
December 31, 2009
As the new year approaches, the staff of Leavenworth County Development Corporation is excited for what the future will bring now that it has a clearer understanding of their mission in the county.