Archive for Thursday, March 12, 2009

Also from March 12

On the street
Photo galleries
Bobcats top Trinity in state quarterfinals

How high do you think KU will be seeded in the NCAA tournament?

Response Percent
Lower than four
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Library to expand hours begining April 1
March 12, 2009
Lansing Community Library will feature new expanded hours of operation as of Wednesday, April 1.
Basehor Police Department calls
March 12, 2009
Calls for the Basehor Police Department
Commuter forecast, March 12, 2009
March 12, 2009
Clear roads are expected from Lawrence to Topeka this morning. There are some road repairs between Lawrence and MCI, but nothing that will inhibit your commute.
Students address school violence
March 12, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood Student Council is trying to incite a chain reaction of compassion.
Sign prank stirs tempest in mayor’s race
March 12, 2009
What began as a small joke in the Basehor mayoral campaign quickly rolled into a large mishap.
Marble event offers crazy fun for all
March 12, 2009
Marble Crazy started Thursday afternoon with a private marble-making demonstration from featured artist Gateson Recko, of Swedesboro, N.J. The event opened to the public Friday and Saturday with about 20 other artists on hand to give visitors a close-up look at the marble-making process.
Police department finishes alert program agreement
March 12, 2009
Basehor Police Chief Lloyd Martley has formalized an agreement with the A Child Is Missing Alert Program.
Back to back: BLHS girls repeat as powerlifting state champs
March 12, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood girls powerlifting team has dominated in everybody else’s gyms for the past two years, so it was only fitting that the state’s most dominant program got to defend its state title on its home turf.
City of champions
Basehor-Linwood disposes of Tonganoxie, earns long awaited trip to state
March 12, 2009
Basehor-Linwood erased years of frustration Saturday night with a 68-50 victory over Tonganoxie in the Class 4A sub-state championship game at Perry-Lecompton High School.
Neighbors: Cindy Pruitt
March 12, 2009
Glenwood Ridge Elementary kindergarten teacher Cindy Pruitt takes part in our Neighbors section.
Ms. Wheelchair competition provides local resident platform to raise awareness
March 12, 2009
On Sunday, Edwardsville resident Cherie Armstrong will be one of three contestants competing in the Ms. Wheelchair Kansas pageant in Topeka.
Businessman brings expertise to election
March 12, 2009
K.C. Construction owner David Breuer knows the value of a dollar. It is this knowledge, he said, and his managerial experience that make him a solid candidate for the Basehor City Council.
District makes cuts to budget, increases school fees
March 12, 2009
Budget cuts and fee increases are in the future for the Basehor-Linwood School District, but the school board is trying to keep those cuts to a minimum.
Leadership Camp for girls set for June in Leavenworth
March 12, 2009
The annual Leadership Camp for sixth-through eighth-grade girls is scheduled for June 17-19 on the campus of the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in Leavenworth.
Former Basehor teacher receives scholarship grant
March 12, 2009
Megan Geist, Piper Elementary counselor and former Basehor-Linwood teacher, has been named as a recipient of the Alpha Delta Kappa Regional Mini Scholarship grant.
Sentinel wins 11 awards in press association contest
March 12, 2009
The Basehor Sentinel picked up six first-place awards and 11 awards overall in the Kansas Press Association’s 2009 Awards of Excellence competition.
Five questions: Reading T-Bones
March 12, 2009
T-Bones general manager Chris Browne discusses the T-Bones Reading Program, as well as Sizzle the bull.
On the agenda
March 12, 2009
Basehor City Council will have its regular meeting on March 16.
Trinity Academy looks like formidable first-round foe for BLHS
March 12, 2009
All the Basehor-Linwood Bobcats know for sure is their opponent and that tip time was set for 8:15 p.m. Wednesday.
No pipe-smoking for this octogenarian
March 12, 2009
When I was growing up, I pictured an 80-year-old man sitting in his rocking chair, smoking his pipe and looking out the window and not being able to do much more.
Birthday not so exciting
March 12, 2009
Do you remember when you were young and you celebrated your birthday?
Smart uses for tax refunds
March 12, 2009
A tax refund can have a real impact on your personal and financial well being, but what should you do with that “extra” money?