Archive for Thursday, January 22, 2009

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Bobcats take down St. James
January 22, 2009
Tanner Bowers scored 17 points and led Basehor-Linwood to a 59-49 win over St. James Academy on Thursday.
U.S. 24-40/K-7 interchange reopening
January 22, 2009
A major highway interchange used by area commuters is poised to reopen after months of construction.
Tonganoxie sixth-grader arrested after explosive device confiscated at school
12:23 p.m., January 22, 2009 Updated 05:01 p.m.
A small explosive device was confiscated from a student at Tonganoxie Middle School about 10 this morning, a school district official said.
Moon Marble rolls with economy’s punches
January 22, 2009
Being a finalist in the 8 Wonders of Kansas Commerce contest hasn’t done much for business at Moon Marble.
Police begin training for missing child plan
January 22, 2009
Bonner Springs Police Chief John Haley said he was impressed with the system when he found out about it and in December, the department signed up.
Pine wilt a source of disaster for Scots
January 22, 2009
Today we continue with the second part of the two-part series on pine diseases.
Senator remembered for years of service
January 22, 2009
Former Senator James B. Pearson died Tuesday, but his legacy lives on
Remember When: Jan. 22, 2009
January 22, 2009
In 1999, winners of the geography bee at Edwardsville Elementary were: Isaac Garlington, first; Michaela Kroh, second; and Jacob Nelson, third. Winners at Sacred Heart School were: Karl Gomer, first; Kathy Killingsworth, second; and Bret Yates, third
Bobcats dominate rivals from Bonner
January 22, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood girls dispatched their nearest rival in dominating fashion Friday night with a 37-20 victory over Bonner Springs.
BLHS girls, boys win first-round games
January 22, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood High School girls basketball team rallied to defeat Park Hill on Monday night in the opening round of the Bobcat Classic basketball tournament.<
Schaake shooting for assist record
January 22, 2009
Chandler Schaake is helping rewrite Basehor-Linwood’s basketball record.
Confusion over licenses, permits made clear
January 22, 2009
Police Chief Lloyd Martley gives the lowdown on driver’s licenses
BSHS girls JV splits contests
January 22, 2009
The Bonner Springs junior varsity girls basketball team split a pair of games last week, edging Perry-Lecompton on Jan. 13, 38-37, and then falling to Basehor-Linwood on Friday, 43-38.
Soccer league registration open
January 22, 2009
Registration for the Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department youth soccer league is now open to children ages 5 to 14, with practices beginning the week of Feb. 23.
Bonner loses opener to host at tourney
January 22, 2009
Mired in a losing streak going into the Baldwin Tournament, the Bonner Springs Braves got no sympathy from its opening-round opponent Tuesday night.
New Basehor-Linwood middle school construction makes up for lost time
January 22, 2009
Despite the long process obtaining a building permit, construction for the new Basehor-Linwood middle school is moving ahead of schedule.
Inauguration offers glimmer of optimism
January 22, 2009
Mood of the nation may be cloudy but still some optimism left
County commission ends year in black
January 22, 2009
By the end of the year the county had more money than it had expected, but how long that good news will last will depend on what the state will do.
Olathe Marathon early registration
January 22, 2009
Early registration is now open for Olathe Marathon
Bow ties not recommended as do-it-yourself projects
January 22, 2009
I’m not sure that I shall ever master the art of tying a bow tie.
BHS press can’t stop Basehor-Linwood
January 22, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood Bobcats took it to the Bonner Springs Braves, winning 71-30 Friday night at the Bonner Springs YMCA.
Inauguration demonstrates societal feat
January 22, 2009
It’s noteworthy that Martin Luther King Day comes the same week as the inauguration of the new president of the United States.
Living under 15 U.S. presidents
January 22, 2009
I was born in 1928 and the president at that time was Calvin Coolidge.
KVL races go through Basehor
January 22, 2009
It was a night that had the potential for two of the biggest upsets in the Kaw Valley League this season.
Cooking show gets Southwest taste
January 22, 2009
Recipes from “Jayni’s Kitchen” bring a little Southwest to the table
Four BLHS wrestlers medal at Bobcat Classic
January 22, 2009
Playing host to one of the state’s toughest tournaments is a matter of pride for Basehor-Linwood High School wrestlers.
At BLHS gymnasium it’s tournament time
January 22, 2009
The sounds of basketballs bouncing, coaches yelling and cheerleaders clapping from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. all week can signify only one thing in Basehor: the return of the Bobcat Invitational Basketball tournament.
Mayor Garcia says his goodbyes
January 22, 2009
Mayor Chris Garcia began his goodbyes at the Jan. 15 Basehor Chamber of Commerce meeting.
Storyteller presents picture of civil rights leader’s life
January 22, 2009
Men and women of all ages gathered at the Basehor Community Library on Saturday afternoon to hear Joyce Slater recount pieces of the life and visions of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Popcorn: A universal, tasty treat
January 22, 2009
Popcorn adds much to life experience
County to participate in homeless count
January 22, 2009
United Way and Leavenworth County are teaming up to help the homeless.