Archive for Wednesday, March 11, 2009

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Child’s play: Freshman twins power Bobcats past Trinity
10:27 p.m., March 11, 2009 Updated 12:18 a.m.
Freshmen Ryan and Colin Murphy combined for 28 points, 11 rebounds and numerous blocked shots in a 61-53 victory over Trinity Academy in the Class 4A state tournament quarterfinals.
Bobcats lead Trinity at halftime, 35-28
March 11, 2009
After a shaky first quarter where Basehor-Linwood fell behind Trinity, 16-10, the Bobcats reeled off a 9-0 run to start the second half and forced six straight turnovers.
Social interactions change with time, technology
March 11, 2009
I grew up in a time before television and instant communication when the rest of the world didn’t exist in my part of the world.
County residents complete law enforcement program
March 11, 2009
Three area men are among a list of 49 recent graduates of the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center in Hutchinson.
Republican group to meet about education project
March 11, 2009
The Leavenworth County Republican Women will meet at 11:30 a.m. Monday, March 16, at the Riverfront Community Center in Leavenworth.
Holton holds off BLHS girls in 4A sub-state title game
March 11, 2009
Plans of a return trip to the Class 4A state tournament were scratched by the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team on Saturday.
Commuter forecast, March 11, 2009
March 11, 2009
Temperatures in some places this morning are almost 20 degrees below normal. No delays are expected at MCI this morning.
St. Patty’s Day Parade is Saturday
March 11, 2009
Irish eyes likely will be smiling big Saturday in Tonganoxie.
CR1 development coming
March 11, 2009
Leavenworth County and Tonganoxie officials are eagerly awaiting what type of development they can secure along County Road 1 once the new Kansas Turnpike Authority interchange opens.
City anticipates possible industrial park location
March 11, 2009
It’s been four months since the City of Tonganoxie purchased 237 acres to compete in the Leavenworth County Port Authority’s search for a new industrial park.
NRA banquet set for March 21
March 11, 2009
The Leavenworth County Friends of NRA’s 11th annual banquet and fundraiser will be at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 21, at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds administration building, 22618 McLouth Rd. in Tonganoxie.
Building codes could be implemented countywide
March 11, 2009
The county could be seeing an official standard of building codes in the near future.
Sign ‘prank’ stirs tempest in mayor’s race
March 11, 2009
What began as a small joke in the Basehor mayoral campaign quickly rolled into a large mishap.
St. Pat’s parade challenge: show their green for gold reward
March 11, 2009
The Irish American Club of Johnson County and the Shawnee St. Patrick’s Parade Committee are preparing for the 27th Annual Shawnee St. Pat’s Parade at 1 p.m. Sunday, starting as always at Johnson Drive and Monrovia Street and heading east on Johnson Drive to downtown Shawnee.