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What was your favorite part of being a senior in high school?

Response Percent
Getting my diploma.
Being the oldest students in school.
The graduation parties.
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BLHS earns top seed in softball regional
May 14, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood softball team earned the No. 1 seed in the Class 4A regional softball tournament, which will be held at Eudora High School on Monday and Tuesday.
Bracket set for Class 4A baseball regional
May 14, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood baseball team (11-7) has earned the No. 4 seed in the Class 4A regional tournament slated for Monday and Wednesday at Eisenhower Field.
Former Lawrence lawmaker is Parkinson’s pick for lieutenant governor
09:54 a.m., May 14, 2009 Updated 01:44 p.m.
Gov. Mark Parkinson on Thursday picked his chief of staff, Troy Findley, a former Lawrence legislator, to be lieutenant governor.
Commuter forecast, May 14, 2009
May 14, 2009
There will be some daytime roadwork on Highway 24 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. You can also expect routine roadwork on the west side of Kansas City.
Bobcats earn Senior Night sweep
Basehor-Linwood softball squad pounds Bonner Springs for pair of victories
May 14, 2009
As far as Senior Night is concerned, it was a dream come true for Basehor-Linwood softball coach Susan Mayberry on Monday, May 11, at Field of Dreams.
Juvenile participant in murder to be incarcerated
May 14, 2009
The third and final suspect in the Dollar General murder in Bonner Springs was sentenced Wednesday to the maximum amount allowed for a juvenile.
Neighbors: Kenneth Stewart
May 14, 2009
Neighbors with Kenneth Stewart.
Young breaks school record in long jump
May 14, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School track team recently completed a successful season that was capped by a stellar showing at the Kaw Valley League meet.
On the agenda: Basehor City Council
May 14, 2009
Basehor City Council agenda for Monday, May 18
Bonner Springs’ tennis season ends at 5A regional tourney
May 14, 2009
The Bonner Springs boys tennis team’s season came to a close on Thursday at the Class 5A regional tournament at Gardner-Edgerton High School.
Rhodes places third, Bobcats finish fifth at KVL golf tournament
May 14, 2009
The top of the field was crowded at the Kaw Valley League boys golf tournament on Monday.
Basehor Police Department Calls
May 14, 2009
Calls for the Basehor Police Department
Historical society to feature Revolutionary War actor
May 14, 2009
A Revolutionary War soldier will be coming to Tonganoxie.
Basehor library to begin Yoga classes in June
May 14, 2009
The Basehor Community Library is again offering Yoga classes. The classes will be from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. each Monday starting June 1 and ending July 6.
Chamber of Commerce organizes golf tournament
May 14, 2009
The Basehor Chamber of Commerce is having a golf tournament Wednesday, June 3 at Falcon Lakes Golf Course. Registration and lunch will be at 11:45 a.m., a shotgun start will take place at 1 p.m., and dinner and awards will follow.
5 Questions: PTK on the way
LCDC hires firm to help sell county
May 14, 2009
It is crucial that we are able to clearly articulate and communicate the county’s competitive advantages to effectively market the county as a desirable place to live, visit and locate a business.
Artist’s exhibit to feature ‘abstrat surrealism’
May 14, 2009
Karl Soukup will exhibit “Shrapnel” at the Carnegie Arts Center, 601 S. 5th St., Leavenworth, from June 12 to July 12.
Winery plans Ladies Night to benefit Safe Harbor
May 14, 2009
The Holy-Field Vineyard and Winery, 18807 158th St., is having Ladies Night starting at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 28. Tickets are $10, and the proceeds will benefit Safe Harbor Dogs.
Registration open for summer MAYB tournament
May 14, 2009
Registration is now open for the 15th annual Leavenworth County Summer MAYB Basketball Tournament.
Library starts planning for future
May 14, 2009
Community members have started the process of shaping the Basehor Community Library’s future.
District prepares for drop of $400,000 in funding
May 14, 2009
At Monday night’s Basehor-Linwood School Board meeting, Superintendent Robert Albers and Assistant Superintendent David Howard outlined the district’s financial situation, citing that nearly every other district in the state was having the same issues.
Remember When
May 14, 2009
Bonner Springs memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago
Ag Hall opens poultry museum
May 14, 2009
In November 1994 an optimistic group of poultry lovers gathered to dedicate the Hatchery Building at the National Agriculture Hall of Fame. That was only the beginning of what would become a 15-year, painstaking process of raising funds and artifacts to pull together the group’s true vision.
Sinise, Lt. Dan Band make return trip to Fort Leavenworth
May 14, 2009
Actor Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band made an appearance at Fort Leavenworth Friday.
Jim Hartman, former LHS custodian
May 14, 2009
What I remember most about Mr. Hartman was how well he kept up the building and lawn.
Healthy practices can assist in defense against swine flu
May 14, 2009
The hot, current news item is the flu. In this case, it is influenza H1N1, or more commonly known as “swine flu.” H1N1 is one of several types of influenza (flu) virus that causes respiratory disease that can spread between people.
Former BSHS coach wins golf tournament
May 14, 2009
Former Bonner Springs High School golf coach and Wyandotte County champion Bob Chatterton finished three shots ahead of the field in a Sunflower Senior League Individual Low Net Tournament on Friday, May 8, at Sunflower Hills Golf Course.
BBQ festival prepares for Sandstone debut
May 14, 2009
When a sweet, tangy, smoky aroma begins to fill the air next week, it will be a good sign the Great American Barbecue Festival has arrived. The festival will take place Memorial Day weekend, May 22-24, and will, for the first time ever, be at the Capitol Federal Park at Sandstone.
Young Basehor-Linwood track squad shows progress at Piper Invitational
May 14, 2009
Basehor-Linwood track coach Jared Fuhrman is in year one of a quest to build the track and field program into a league contender that sends a good group of athletes to the Class 4A state meet each season.
Bagworm season approaching fast in N.E. Kansas
May 14, 2009
We have just about reached the time for bagworms to emerge and start feeding on our trees.
Historic intimates
Basehor museum shares story of women’s undergarments
May 14, 2009
The Basehor Historical Museum has unveiled an intimate exhibit.
Turner sweeps Basehor in baseball, but Bobcats notch rare win over Bishop Ward
May 14, 2009
Basehor-Linwood has experienced the good and bad of high school baseball in the last week.