Archive for Thursday, June 18, 2009

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Carnegie Arts Center offers summer entertainment
June 18, 2009
The Carnegie Arts Center of Leavenworth has a number of activities to keep its patrons’ schedules full this summer.
Commuter Forecast for June 18, 2009
June 18, 2009
A little bit of road work on the north side of Topeka could slow you down, but other than that you should have a perfect commute with no fowl weather.
Basehor Police Department Calls
June 18, 2009
Calls for the Basehor Police Department
BLSA to play host to youth soccer camps
June 18, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood Soccer Association, in collaboration with the Olathe Rush soccer team, will conduct the third annual Rush Summer Skills Camp July 6-10 at Basehor-Linwood High School.
On the Run’ a fun day for all
June 18, 2009
Under the leadership of Leonard and Linda Lockwood, who brought it all together, everything worked out perfectly.
Teens show culinary talent
June 18, 2009
Basehor teens had their cake and ate it, too, Tuesday at the Basehor Community Library.
Basehor-Linwood’s Manford, Seaman on KVL second team
June 18, 2009
While collectively the team didn’t experience the most success in 2009, Basehor-Linwood soccer players garnered postseason recognition for their play on the field.
Kaw Valley League coaches honor five from BLHS for softball skills
June 18, 2009
Basehor-Linwood had five players named to the All-Kaw Valley League softball team that was voted on by league coaches and announced this week.
BLHS baseball program to conduct summer camps
June 18, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood High School baseball program is offering a summer camp for athletes who will be in grades 6-12 this fall.
Five Questions: Book bonanza
Library reading program in full swing
June 18, 2009
Five questions with Vickey Long, Basehor Community Library children’s librarian.
Baptist church makes big strides with building addition
June 18, 2009
When Pastor Sandy Seaba came to Elm Grove Baptist Church in 1974, he didn’t intend for the position to be permanent.
Runaway dog story gets happily-ever-after ending
June 18, 2009
Millie, a black 5-year-old pointer mix, has been reunited with her family after running away in February.
Neighbors: Judy Anderson
June 18, 2009
Neighbors with retired teacher Judy Anderson
Legislative action discussed during Kiwanis Club meet
June 18, 2009
State Rep. Margaret Long was the featured speaker at the regular meeting of the Edwardsville Kiwanis Club.
Second City Band concert takes to Kelly Murphy Park
June 18, 2009
The Bonner Springs City Band will present its second concert of the summer season at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, June 18, at Kelly Murphy Park.
Survivor finds support, hope in unexpected place
June 18, 2009
It was not the first time for me to participate in a Relay for Life, it was my first time wearing a purple shirt with the word “Survivor” across my back.
Relay for Life travels around the track again
June 18, 2009
As she made her away around the track for the first time, cancer survivor Janis Grace, of Shawnee, became overcome with emotion.
Student accepted to state math, science academy
June 18, 2009
Leo Budy was one of 27 high school sophomores throughout the state of Kansas who accepted an invitation to join the first inaugural class of the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science. The pioneer class of KAMS will report this August.
Salvation Army to begin county food assistance
June 18, 2009
The Salvation Army will be distributing commodities for persons in need of food assistance.
Basehor junior attends Boys State in Manhattan
June 18, 2009
Basehor-Linwood High School junior Ian Smith attended the American Legion Boys State of Kansas May 31 through June 6 at Kansas State University in Manhattan.
5 bobcats honored for breakout season
June 18, 2009
Few pitched better than Tyler Henley in the Kaw Valley League this season.
Basehor resident charged with fraud
June 18, 2009
A Basehor man is among 10 people indicted in a $3 million mortgage fraud case.
Unified Government endorses two county casino proposals
June 18, 2009
Two casino proposals got one step closer Thursday to managing a state-owned and operated facility in Wyandotte County as the Unified Government’s Board of Commissioners gave their endorsement to each.
Letters: Helping hands
June 18, 2009
I just wanted to let people know that kindness and caring is still alive in Basehor.
Letters: No detainees here
June 18, 2009
I want to thank the more than 250 people who attended my town hall meeting in Leavenworth to share their concerns about the president’s decision to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Beetses announce birth
June 18, 2009
Jim and Kelly Beets, Tonganoxie, announce the birth of a son, James Lee Beets, born Feb. 26, 2009.
Council to consider tax rebate program
June 18, 2009
Basehor City Council is putting the ball in motion for a possible property tax rebate program.
Letters: Relay for Life a success
June 18, 2009
We would like to thank the entire Kaw Valley community for its overwhelming support of the seventh annual Relay For Life. It was wonderful to see so many people participate in this fundraising event for the American Cancer Society
It’s a small world
June 18, 2009
We have all heard about how the world is shrinking. Until a week or so ago, I must admit that I was skeptical; however, I learned from two different perspectives that the world is, indeed, a much smaller place.
Son born to Indiana couple
June 18, 2009
Lisha and Rick Kelo of Fishers, Ind., announce the birth of a son, Adler Graham.
Cushmans to celebrate 40th wedding anniversary
June 18, 2009
Keith and Linda Cushman, Bonner Springs, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with a cake and punch reception hosted by their children at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 27, at Bonner Springs Baptist Church.
Kobi’s benefit concert honors young musician
June 18, 2009
When tragedy strikes, it sometimes takes a whole community to pick up the pieces.
BLHS graduate makes Highland spring honor roll
June 18, 2009
Danielle Elliott and Emily Lackner, of Basehor, made the spring 2009 Dean’s List at Highland Community College.
Remember When
June 18, 2009
A look back through the years.