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County commission approves Basehor rebate program
October 8, 2009
Basehor’s new tax rebate program has cleared another hurdle.
KVA rankings: Week five
October 8, 2009
Kansas Volleyball Association week five rankings.
Basehor Invitational rained out
October 8, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood Invitational golf tournament, scheduled for 1 p.m. today, has been rained out.
Basehor-Linwood blows out Washington, cruises to 4-1
October 8, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood football team made it look easy Friday night in a 49-12 victory.
Exhibit tells history of intimate wear
Museum opens display of men’s undergarments
October 8, 2009
Though the undergarment industry seems to have always centered on the female figure, men have shared a few of the underwear woes throughout history.
Basehor-Linwood volleyball squad snaps 10-year skid against Tongie
October 8, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood volleyball team snapped a long losing streak to Tonganoxie on Tuesday, and the victory couldn’t have been at a better time for the team’s seniors.
Remember When
October 8, 2009
10 Years Ago (Oct. 7, 1999): Mandy Delich and Brandon Wilson were crowned as Bonner Springs High School homecoming king and queen.
Kerry Roberts basketball registration opens
October 8, 2009
Registration is now open for the 2009-2010 season of Kerry Roberts Winter Basketball.
Ag Hall of Fame important staple in community
October 8, 2009
I was both saddened and shocked when I first read about all the difficulties some of our long-standing Wyandotte County institutions are encountering. It seems that Wyandotte County Lake, Wyandotte County Museum and the National Agricultural Hall of Fame are all fighting for their existence.
Casino decision gets extended
October 8, 2009
Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson has granted the Lottery Gaming Facility Review Board a 60-day extension for choosing the successful applicant to manage a state-owned casino in Wyandotte County.
Long-time volunteer
October 8, 2009
Ah, yes, fall is in the air, there is a coolness in the air, and leaves are starting to turn. In my world, some of the major topics are football at a variety of levels, the baseball pennant races and the United Way campaign.
Fall colors starting to show throughout region
October 8, 2009
Hues of red, orange, yellow, green and purple glow in the sunlight against the pale blue sky. No, it’s not a rainbow; these are the fall colors of the trees.
Car show to bring in funds for seniors
October 8, 2009
In its 12th year, the Basehor-Linwood Project Graduation Car Show is on pace to be one of the biggest yet.
Basehor monkey gets loose
October 8, 2009
A little monkey business ensued Monday in Basehor.
Fire safety stressed to children
October 8, 2009
Members of the Fairmount Township Fire Department kicked off fire prevention week Monday at Basehor Elementary School.
BLHS golfers gear up for regionals
October 8, 2009
The home stretch is rapidly approaching for the Basehor-Linwood girls golf team.
Neighbors: Jacki Himpel
October 8, 2009
Jacki Himpel is the USD 458 Parents as Teachers coordinator.
Clinic to offer flu vaccines by drive-through
October 8, 2009
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment as well as the Leavenworth County Health Department are encouraging residents to get their seasonal flu shots this year.
Night at the Museum’ planned in Basehor
October 8, 2009
The Basehor Historical Museum, 2812 N. 155th St., will play host to “A Night at the Museum” from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Oct. 23 and Oct. 24.
Firearms charge adds 10 years for escape
October 8, 2009
A convicted murderer whose 2006 escape from Lansing Correctional Facility was aided by a prison volunteer has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for unlawfully possessing a firearm during his short-lived freedom.
Governor predicts Democratic success in 2010
October 8, 2009
Gov. Mark Parkinson on Saturday said Democrats will announce a candidate for governor in the next few weeks, and he hopes it’s Larry Gates, the chairman of the Kansas Democratic Party.
Ghost tour group sets its sights on Memorial Hall tours
October 8, 2009
Memorial Hall has played host to concerts from the likes of Elvis Presley to the Smashing Pumpkins. But it’s not live music that will be showcased next month at the venerable facility in downtown Kansas City, Kan.
On the agenda: Basehor-Linwood Board of Education
October 8, 2009
Agenda items for the Monday, Oct. 12, meeting
Celebrating the fall season
October 8, 2009
Each year Autumn in the Park gets bigger and better, and there is something for everyone to enjoy
Basehor runners hitting their stride, deserving of spotlight
October 8, 2009
Football has garnered the bulk of the spotlight around town this fall, and that’s understandable considering the Basehor-Linwood football team has established itself as one of the favorites to win the Kaw Valley League championship.
Bobcats shut out Tongie
October 8, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood boys soccer team is heating up at just the right time.
BLHS girls collect third title of season
October 8, 2009
The plaques continue to pile up for the Basehor-Linwood girls cross country team.
Letter: Tax break, too, for clunkers
October 8, 2009
Letter to the editor explaining another tax break program.
Council receives updates on major city projects
October 8, 2009
Monday night’s Basehor City Council work session was all about updates.
Bulldog 8th-graders pick up two victories
October 8, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School football team is heating up, and the Bulldogs have back-to-back victories to show for it.
King gives boost to Basehor-Linwood’s defense, running attack
October 8, 2009
Chandler King cut his nose during Friday’s game against Washington.
Glenwood sewer decision reached
October 8, 2009
At a public meeting regarding the decommissioning of the Glenwood Estates sewer lagoons Tuesday, one theory was affirmed loud and clear: It’s all about the money.