Archive for Thursday, September 24, 2009

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KVL football report: Week Three
September 24, 2009
Kaw Valley League football standings and scores.
Commuter Forecast for September 24, 2009
September 24, 2009
Patchy fog could present some small problems weather-wise, and some delays along Highway 24 could mean short delays.
Bobcats tripped up by Jaguars
Matching fourth-down defensive stands cap nail-biter
September 24, 2009
In the end, the Basehor-Linwood football game against Mill Valley came down to a gut-check for each team’s defense.
Five Questions: Flu Season
Health department discusses vaccinations
12:00 a.m., September 24, 2009 Updated 07:01 p.m.
Five Questions with Leavenworth County Health Department coordinator Karen Savage.
IHOP coming to town
September 24, 2009
The International House of Pancakes, “IHOP,”is a Unites States-based restaurant chain that specializes in breakfast foods and is owned by DineEquity.
Council changes schedule to improve discussions
September 24, 2009
At the regular meeting Monday night, the council approved, 4-0 with council member David Breuer not present, a switch in its meeting schedule.
Basehor resident enters plea agreement in sex case
September 24, 2009
A plea agreement accepted by a 67-year-old Basehor resident accused of sexually violating two Basehor children, ages 6 and 10, will keep the girls from having to testify in court.
YMCA announces program openings
September 24, 2009
Parents interested in signing up their 3- and 4-year-olds for Bitty Soccer at the Bonner Springs Family YMCA still have that opportunity.
Clark football starts 1-1
September 24, 2009
The Clark Middle School eighth-grade football team opened its season with a 14-6 loss to Piper on Sept. 9.
Basehor’s Leppke named 6News Scholar-Athlete
September 24, 2009
Brandon Leppke, a senior at Basehor-Linwood High School and the quarterback of the football team, has been named the 6News Scholar-Athlete of the Month.
Basehor girls second at Tonganoxie, boys third at Nemaha Valley
September 24, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood boys and girls cross country teams split up on Tuesday, but both turned in strong performances at their respective meets.
Peterson digs in, leads BLHS runners
September 24, 2009
Kayla Peterson tested herself during the Turner Invitational on Wednesday, Sept. 16.
Late kick lifts Ballou to victory
September 24, 2009
Brooks Ballou just keeps winning races. Close races.
Enrollment totals reveal slower growth
September 24, 2009
USD 458’s on-campus student population saw a slight increase in enrollment this school year, while the overall enrollment, including the virtual school, went down.
Phone stalker facing 5-year prison sentence
September 24, 2009
A Bonner Springs man is accused of making threatening telephone calls to his co-worker, a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper.
Letters: Another speech needed
September 24, 2009
A few days ago I watched as our president made a speech to our school kids. I thought it was good, however he should have made another one directed to school teachers and staff of the schools.
Remember When
September 24, 2009
A look back through the years.
Sunday celebration honors retiring veterinarian
September 24, 2009
In honor of long-time Basehor veterinarian Larry Ringel’s retirement, an open house is planned from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 27 in the community room at Reece and Nichols, 1106 N. 155th St.
Fire department plans weekend open house
September 24, 2009
The Fairmount Township Fire Department will play host to an open house from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, at the fire station, 2624 N. 155th St.
Booster club to serve food during Homecoming parade
September 24, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood High School Booster Club will play host to a “Brown Bag Dinner” for all parade-goers and football fans during this weekend’s Homecoming festivities.
Generations unite, pull through nation’s difficult time periods
September 24, 2009
My generation grew up in the shadow of the Kennedy legacy: a large, looming darkness that beckoned to service to country, compassion for the disadvantaged, hope for the disillusioned, and above all else a dream for a better world, the will to make it happen.
Bonner Springs takes it to the Max against Lansing
September 24, 2009
On a night when the homecoming king and queen were named at Bonner Springs High School, a football king stole the show.
Offense eludes Bonner Springs in 1-0 soccer loss to Lansing
September 24, 2009
Bonner Springs fought all night long to get on the scoreboard, with its best chances coming in the final five minutes of the game Monday evening against rival Lansing.
Basehor-Linwood volleyball bounces back with successful week
September 24, 2009
If the Basehor-Linwood volleyball team wanted to turn the page after a disappointing showing in the Lansing Invitational two weeks ago, the team succeeded.
Gardeners offer education, advice
September 24, 2009
Becoming a master gardener involves a lot more than one might think.
CMS 8th-graders get first win
September 24, 2009
The Clark Middle School eighth-grade volleyball B team picked up its first victory of the season Monday during the Lansing Triangular.
CMS 7th-graders sweep
September 24, 2009
The Clark Middle School seventh-grade volleyball B team swept Tonganoxie and Lansing on Monday at Tonganoxie Middle School.
Farm ready to open pumpkin patch for fifth year
September 24, 2009
With a giant caterpillar and massive pumpkins made from bales of hay already set up, it’s clear to those driving down 158th Street that Kerby Farm will soon be open for business.
No reason for Bobcats to doubt
September 24, 2009
It would be easy for the Basehor-Linwood football team to throw up its hands and head back to the ‘ol drawing board after Friday’s frustrating 17-14 loss to long-time nemesis Mill Valley.
Kiwanis Club discusses AutumnFest
September 24, 2009
Phyllis Freeman, Edwardsville city clerk and long-time leader of AutumnFest, was the featured speaker at the regular meeting of the Edwardsville Kiwanis Club last week at Sister’s Restaurant.
Check evolution
September 24, 2009
Recently, I read that a huge U.S. retailer was going to stop issuing paychecks to its employees.
Battle to save Ag Hall of Fame heats up with meeting, protest
September 24, 2009
The group Save the Ag Hall stages a protest to do just that