Archive for Wednesday, November 25, 2009

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Obituaries
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Polls

What is your favorite Thanksgiving weekend pastime?

Response Percent
Spending time with my family.
 
54%
Eating a delicious meal.
 
29%
Taking advantage of all the Black Friday shopping sales.
 
12%
Watching football and/or Thanksgiving parades.
 
4%
Total 24
Videos

All stories

Basehor Police Department Calls, Nov. 24, 2009
November 25, 2009
Calls for the Basehor Police Department
Basehor boys No. 1 in preseason rankings
BLHS girls fifth
November 25, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team is ranked No. 1 in the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association’s preseason rankings.
Commuter Forecast for November 25, 2009
November 25, 2009
Expect a chilly Wednesday commute with some reduced speeds between Lawrence and Topeka.
Ballou siblings bound by running
Brother, sister share cross country state experience
November 25, 2009
It starts innocently enough.
Chamber of Commerce plans annual silent auction
November 25, 2009
The Basehor Chamber of Commerce has planned its annual dinner and silent auction.
Wristen: Plenty of excitement in store on the court
November 25, 2009
The sound of basketballs bouncing began echoing throughout high school gymnasiums last week as winter sports practices officially began.
Neighbors: Nancy Isaacs
November 25, 2009
Nancy Isaacs is the owner of Uptown Image hair salon, 119 Oak St.
United States has many reasons to give thanks during approaching holiday
November 25, 2009
Like the fellow said, when you’re up to your hips in alligators, it’s a little hard to remember that your initial objective was to drain the swamp. OK, he didn’t say hips, but you get the drift
Thanksgiving a time for reflection
November 25, 2009
I watch her come up the walk. It is like watching myself ten years ago. Same dark hair, same dark eyes, head tilted into the wind, pushing forward.
Letter: Defending Ag Hall governors
November 25, 2009
Letter to the editor
Busy Bees … Basehor quilters win big after two years of work
November 25, 2009
Doris Morelock Hendrickson sees her artwork as far more than pieces of fabric arranged in an appealing way.
BLHS wrestlers welcome new coach
November 25, 2009
Basehor-Linwood High School will have a new leader this season.
Making a ‘thank list’
November 25, 2009
Recently a friend was grousing about the fact Christmas observance seems to start earlier every year.
KCI airport prepares for busy holiday travel
November 25, 2009
Kansas City International Airport is getting ready for Thanksgiving travelers.
Band to perform during Basehor VFW dinner
November 25, 2009
The Bonner Springs band Bolt Upright will perform at 6 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Basehor Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 11499, 2806 N. 155th St.
City council organizes community holiday party
November 25, 2009
The Basehor City Council members invite residents of Basehor to join them for a holiday celebration from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Dec. 12 at the VFW Hall, 2608 N.155th St.
Humane Society in need of foster homes for animals
November 25, 2009
The Leavenworth County Humane Society is calling out to the community for help.
Women of the Moose plan Christmas-themed craft fair
November 25, 2009
The Women of the Moose will play host to a craft fair from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec.5, at the Moose Lodge 1999 KCK, located at 6621 Turner Drive.
Salvation Army assistance deadling approaching
November 25, 2009
The Salvation Army, 600 Walnut in Leavenworth, is accepting applications for Christmas assistance throughout the month of November.
Dazzlers appearing in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
November 25, 2009
Several members of the Basehor-Linwood High School Dazzlers dance team won’t be having a typical Thanksgiving this year.
Basehor-Linwood boys set to begin title defense
Despite key losses, BLHS brings back many contributors
November 25, 2009
Members of the Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team are not resting on last season’s success.
Bonner, Basehor schools to feel bite of more state cuts
November 25, 2009
The state’s budget pains will reverberate into the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville-Basehor area, with school districts among those bearing the local brunt.
Governor says latest budget cuts to hit ‘basic services’
November 25, 2009
Gov. Mark Parkinson announced another round of budget cuts that officials said would mean more state employee layoffs, unpaid furloughs, crowded classrooms and bigger holes in the social service safety net.
Ag Hall staff let go as budget remains in crisis
November 25, 2009
Staff members at the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame are being released from their positions at the end of the month as the center tries to navigate its way through a financial crisis.
Family farm business grows internationally
November 25, 2009
While their equipment may not be used in Kansas, Monosem Inc. is making quite the name for itself worldwide from its Edwardsville location.
On the agenda: Baeshor Planning Commission
November 25, 2009
The Basehor Planning Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday Dec. 1.
Basehor man sentenced for sexual misconduct with kids
November 25, 2009
Five months after his arrest, a 67-year-old Basehor resident convicted of engaging in inappropriate sexual behavior with elementary-age students is off to prison for more than 10 years.
Holiday store allows customers to give or take
November 25, 2009
On Saturday morning, David Thornhill and five other volunteers sorted and organized piles of clothing, toys and other items.
Remember When
November 25, 2009
A look back at this date in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.