Archive for Thursday, October 15, 2009

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Have you turned on the heat in your house?

Response Percent
Yes
 
85%
No
 
14%
Total 42
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Sentencing delayed in sex case
October 15, 2009
This morning’s sentencing has been delayed for Basehor resident Dorsey Aldridge.
Commuter Forecast for October 15, 2009
October 15, 2009
Patchy fog and mist will be our only precipitation this morning, but road work could get in the way of the a.m. commute.
No easy victories in Bobcats’ district
October 15, 2009
Throughout the state of Kansas this week, high school football teams will be fighting for their postseason lives in district matchups.
Who is Benny Lee Lohman?
October 15, 2009
Benny Lee, as we knew him, graduated from Lansing High School in 1936 which according to my arithmetic makes him 91 and sharp as a tack.
Resident mourns faithful companion
October 15, 2009
Cherie Armstrong met her best friend as next door neighbors 11 years ago.
Face to face
Counselor discusses conference preparation
October 15, 2009
As the first quarter of the 2009-2010 year comes to an end for area schools, Julie Bulleigh, a counselor at Monticello Trails Middle School in Shawnee, talks about preparing for parent-teacher conferences.
BLHS golfers Vasquez, Dove qualify for state tourney
October 15, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood girls golf team entered the season low on numbers and experience but high on potential.
Leavenworth County announces H1N1 flu clinic
October 15, 2009
Leavenworth County has announced plans to conduct its first flu clinic next week for the H1N1 virus.
Letter: Time right to adopt a dog
October 15, 2009
A letter to the editor written by Leavenworth County Humane Society Director Crystal Swann Blackdeer.
Doctor says bye to community
October 15, 2009
After more than 30 years of service in the community, Basehor’s first veterinarian has said so long to his practice.
Zumba class offers place to let loose, feel good
October 15, 2009
A room full of T-shirt and tennis shoe-clad ladies sit around in groups, chatting, laughing and stretching. They are expectantly awaiting their workout instructor.
House Democrats bristle over description of KPERS as bankrupt
October 15, 2009
Topeka — Describing the Kansas governmental pension system as “bankrupt” was incorrect and that description frightened retirees, Democrats on Tuesday told Kansas University’s Art Hall.
Basehor-Linwood soccer stuns previously unbeaten Perry-Lecompton
October 15, 2009
Beau Himpel scored his second goal of the game against Perry-Lecompton with three seconds left Monday.
Speakers club seeks wider audience
October 15, 2009
An Olathe-based speakers club that draws members from as far away as Independence, Mo., has scheduled an open house for later this month.
Public meeting scheduled on park fire prevention
October 15, 2009
The Unified Government of Wyandotte County/Kansas City, Kan., is receiving a $100,000 grant from the Kansas Forest Service for fire protection of Wyandotte County Park and the surrounding private land.
Oprah experts to talk at KCMO event
October 15, 2009
Top Oprah experts, such as Dr. Oz, Suze Orman and Martha Beck, will offer a series of lifestyle seminars in Kansas City during an event called “O You!” The event is sponsored by “O, The Oprah Magazine.”
Not guilty plea entered in threatening calls case
October 15, 2009
A Bonner Springs man pleaded not guilty Tuesday afternoon to charges that he made threatening calls to his co-worker, a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper.
Basehor police urging victims to speak out
October 15, 2009
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence knows no boundaries and can affect anyone. Statistics show that the victims of domestic violence are most often women.
District looking into future
October 15, 2009
Planning for the future was one of the topics stressed at Monday night’s Basehor-Linwood School Board meeting.
On the agenda
October 15, 2009
Basehor City Council agenda for Monday, Oct. 19, 2009.
Following snub, LCDC works to move farther up the ladder
October 15, 2009
After being snubbed for any of the $24 million of federal stimulus money for transportation projects made available by the Mid-America Regional Council, Leavenworth County Development Corp. officials are making sure it won’t happen again.
6 honored at NAACP banquet
October 15, 2009
The Bonner Springs NAACP’s 52nd annual Freedom Fund Banquet was Sept. 26.
Book prompts discussion of past letter exchange
October 15, 2009
Once monthly, I meet with a group of women attorneys.
Grad receives honor
October 15, 2009
Basehor-Linwood High School Class of 2008 graduate Nicole Diane Stout has recently been recognized as a member of Sigma Alpha Lambda, National Leadership and Honors Organization at Kansas University.
Neighbors: Pam Stewart
October 15, 2009
Get to know Clark Middle School teacher Pam Stewart.
Bobcats honor coach’s father with game ball, victory over Lansing
October 15, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood football team huddled around coach Steve Hopkins in the moments after Friday’s 42-7 victory against Lansing at Frank Graham Field.
County approves rebate program
October 15, 2009
Basehor’s proposed tax rebate program has cleared all its hurdles, gaining approval from the Leavenworth County Commission.
District’s scores receive excellence rating
October 15, 2009
Basehor-Linwood USD 458 schools have received high recognition from state education officials for standardized testing results.
Area preschoolers participate in ‘Read for the Record’
October 15, 2009
The story of an insatiable caterpillar, always hungry for such foods as fruit and salami, had a number of Delaware Ridge Elementary preschoolers in stitches Thursday afternoon at the Bonner Springs City Library.
Remember When
October 15, 2009
A look back through the years
Papers preserve history
October 15, 2009
Recently, I was given an old book containing copies of the New York Literary Journal from the 1850s.