Archive for Thursday, May 21, 2009

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Polls

How will you celebrate Memorial Day?

Response Percent
I don’t have anything planned for Memorial Day.
 
34%
I am spending time with my friends and family.
 
28%
I will visit my lost loved ones at the cemetery.
 
25%
I’m going to a Memorial Day celebration.
 
11%
Total 35
Videos

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Principal surprised with honorary assembly
May 21, 2009
Basehor-Linwood Middle School principal Mike Boyd was surprised with an honorary assembly Thursday.
Schlitterbahn ‘not the average waterpark’
May 21, 2009
Chris Ozimek, director of sales and marketing for Kansas City Schlitterbahn, spoke to the Basehor Chamber of Commerce about the progress being made on the waterpark and the unique attractions it will feature.
Commuter Forecast for May 21, 2009
May 21, 2009
Commuters could experience 5-10 minute delays near Kansas Turnpike exit 204, but the weather looks good.
Ward downs Basehor in regional semifinals
May 21, 2009
There was no repeat performance against Bishop Ward.
Mother Nature’s miracles
May 21, 2009
Somehow Mother Nature has a way of knowing when to increase the number of seeds in the spring to start new trees.
VFWs unite to honor Loyalty Day, armed forces
May 21, 2009
The Basehor and Bonner Springs Veterans of Foreign Wars dedicated a day to those who have served and are serving in the United States military.
Five questions: Time for a trim
May 21, 2009
Principal allows students to cut her hair
Basehor Police Department Calls
May 21, 2009
Calls for the Basehor Police Department
Camp registration opens
May 21, 2009
Lansing Music and Art Camp will have two sessions this summer, one for students who will be in grades one and two in the coming school year, and the other for students in grades three through five.
D.A.R.E. graduates celebrate safe choices at annual festival
May 21, 2009
It has only happened a couple times in the last 11 years, but the D.A.R.E. festival on Thursday at Capitol Federal Park at Sandstone had perfect weather.
Charity run set for June
May 21, 2009
The Jeremy Wiles Benefit run/walk will be at 8 a.m. Saturday, June 20, at Glenwood Ridge Elementary School, 17550 157th Street.
Museum extends hours
May 21, 2009
During the month of June, the Basehor Historical Museum is extending its hours.
Douglas is lone Bobcat golfer to qualify for state
May 21, 2009
After a year off, Chris Douglas is heading back to state.
Bonner Springs swimmers end season with strong showing at IL Championships
May 21, 2009
Fresh off their victory in the Wyandotte County Championships, Bonner Springs played host to the Independent League Swimming Championships on Wednesday, May 13, at the YMCA. It finished second out of eight schools.
Basehor-Linwood soccer squad posts pair of shutout victories, stays alive in regional playoffs
May 21, 2009
Hannah Kenton, Ellen Farris and the rest of their Basehor-Linwood teammates aren’t done playing yet.
Bishop Ward upends BLHS in softball regional finals
Errors, inconsistency on offense doom Bobcats in 5-1 season-ending loss
May 21, 2009
This wasn’t how the Basehor-Linwood softball team envisioned the season ending.
Basehor-Linwood rolls past Atchison into semifinals
Henley dominant as BLHS collects first-round victory
May 21, 2009
It looked like a simple misstep, a turned ankle perhaps, when Tyler Henley stepped in a hole and one-hopped a pitch well in front of the plate during the fifth inning Monday.
Mill Valley sweeps Kaw Valley League track titles again
May 21, 2009
The Mill Valley boys and girls maintained their strangleholds on the Kaw Valley League track championships Wednesday as they claimed the league crowns for the second straight season.
Change means progress
May 21, 2009
One of the big advancements coming to the area a half century ago was the introduction of the dial telephone. The Chieftain was filled with stories about the “modern” telephone system that was taking shape in the area. In those long-ago days, one of the goals was to get telephones in every home for safety reasons.
Neighbors: William Moyer
May 21, 2009
William Moyer is a member of the Basehor City Council.
Click it or Ticket campaign gains momentum
May 21, 2009
Get ready for Click it or Ticket. The campaign for 2009 starts on May 18 and runs through May.
Leavenworth County honors Basehor officer with annual award
May 21, 2009
A member of the Basehor Police Department was named Leavenworth County Officer of the Year.
Council inaction forces ouster
May 21, 2009
City Administrator Carl Slaugh, who has overseen the city’s operations for three years, has resigned, after Basehor City Council members failed to take action on renewing his contract earlier this week.
BLHS seniors say goodbye at graduation
May 21, 2009
Basehor-Linwood High School faculty and staff said goodbye to the Class of 2009 on May 14.
Museum presents ‘Laundresses of the Army’
May 21, 2009
The first women to be on the United States military payroll weren’t working as cooks.
Bears end Braves’ baseball season
May 21, 2009
On paper it looked like the Bonner Springs baseball team had caught a break.