Archive for Thursday, December 2, 2010

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United States shut out in World Cup bid
December 2, 2010
Kansas City’s bid to be a host city for the 2022 World Cup is over.
Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation sees record participation in volleyball
December 2, 2010
The Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department recently closed out its fifth season of Girls Youth Volleyball that was highlighted by a record number of participants.
2 from Bonner Springs earn All-League honors
December 2, 2010
Jourdaine Smallwood was the smallest quarterback in the Kaw Valley League this season, but he played like one of its biggest.
Interchange construction causes lane switch
December 2, 2010
The next traffic redirection at the intersection of Kansas Highway 7 and 55th Street/Johnson Drive will start Friday after the morning rush hour.
Remember When for Dec. 2, 2010
December 2, 2010
Events from this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Neighbors: Ross Schwisow
December 2, 2010
Ross Schwisow of Basehor shares a little bit about himself for this week’s Neighbors column.
Free anger workshop offered
December 2, 2010
Mental Health America of the Heartland will present an Understanding Your Anger Educational Workshop from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, at Faith Deliverance Family Worship Center, 3043 State Ave., Kansas City, Kan.
Rotary auction to benefit Vaughn-Trent
December 2, 2010
The Bonner Springs Rotary Club is hosting the annual Vaughn-Trent Auction on Saturday, Dec. 4, with proceeds donated to Vaughn-Trent Community Services, which provides assistance to struggling families and individuals in Bonner Springs, Kan.
Toys for Dots program benefits area children
December 2, 2010
The Wyandot Center’s PACES agency is hoping to make the holidays a little brighter for about 1,700 children across the county.
We love our gadgets
December 2, 2010
We are so dependent these days on so many gadgets that are so much a part of our lives.
Bonner detective on mission to curtail child abuse
December 2, 2010
Vickie Fogarty knows her ability to apprehend those who molest and abuse children would be much harder if not for Sunflower House.
BLMS wrestling squad competes at Lansing
December 2, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School wrestling team turned in a strong showing Nov. 20 at the Lansing Invitational and had numerous placers.
Basehor-Linwood 8th-grade girls sweep Mill Creek
December 2, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School eighth grade girls basketball teams swept Mill Creek on Thursday, Nov. 18, on the road.
Bonner Springs YMCA offers cheerleading program
December 2, 2010
The Bonner Springs Family YMCA currently is accepting registrations for its new youth cheerleading program.
Basehor Intermediate School honor roll
December 2, 2010
Basehor Intermediate School Quarter 1 honor roll
Basehor-Linwood football lands 11 on All-Kaw Valley League squad
December 2, 2010
Caleb Johnson plays a position that is often overlooked by fans who watch a running back traipse through a hole for a touchdown or a linebacker sack a quarterback, but Johnson stood out to Kaw Valley League football coaches this season.
Indoor farmer’s market Saturday at Basehor VFW Post
December 2, 2010
The Basehor Historical Museum Society is sponsoring an indoor holiday farmer’s market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Basehor VFW Post, 2806 N. 155th Terr.
Basehor Chamber of Commerce seeks donations for silent auction
December 2, 2010
The Basehor Chamber of Commerce is seeking donations of items to be auctioned at its annual Christmas Dinner and Silent Auction, which takes place beginning at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, at Reece & Nichols, 1106 155th St.
Letter: Nod to Mark Twain
December 2, 2010
“Mark Twain, 100 Years Later,” a presentation Oct. 23 at the Basehor-Linwood High School was fantastic.
Area karate students earn medals at world championships
December 2, 2010
This fall 10 members of American Sport Karate took their expertise to the world-level competition in Portugal.
Young artist’s work selected for award
December 2, 2010
Stacks of paper covered with drawings sit on tables, corners and floors in the Roberts home, making it clear that an artist lives here.
Gowns of weddings past come to life at museum
December 2, 2010
The wedding of Earl Theis and Eugenia Snyder was a modest affair that took place amid wartime rationing, but that didn’t stop Eugenia from keeping her knee-length lace wedding dress for the rest of her life.
Bonner Springs boys return talent, experience
December 2, 2010
As excited as the Bonner Springs High School boys basketball players are to play their first game, Braves coach Andy Price is even more anxious.
For Bobcat boys, it’s state or bust
December 2, 2010
Motivation runs amok on the Basehor-Linwood basketball court this season.
Holiday open house marks opening of business’ new showroom
December 2, 2010
Remodeling work has long been in Jon Depetre’s blood, having helped his father with his business since the age of 12.
Strong summer propels BSHS girls into 2010-2011 season
December 2, 2010
Inconsistency was a common theme for the Bonner Springs girls basketball team during the 2009-2010 season.
Intensity ‘phenomenal’ as BLHS girls eye another trip to state
December 2, 2010
Coach Noah Simpson has only raised his voice once in practice during the first two weeks of the season.
Bobwhites roll call features favorite pizza selections
December 2, 2010
The monthly meeting of the Reno Bobwhites 4-H was called to order Nov. 4 by acting president Austin Wiley. Roll call was answered by your favorite pizza.
No lotto tickets for minors
December 2, 2010
The Kansas Lottery this holiday season is urging parents not to purchase lottery products for underage minors.
Lansing Community Library focuses on foster parenting
December 2, 2010
Lansing Community Library is collaborating with representatives of Youthville to promote the value of and the need for foster parenting and adoption.
Library presents StarLab
December 2, 2010
The Kansas City, Kan., Public Library will present a StarLab program at 10 a.m. Dec. 11 at the Mr. & Mrs. F.L. Schlagle Library. Participants will learn about stars, winter constellations and much more in the “portable planetarium.” Following the presentation all participants will have a chance to make a take-home winter star chart.