Archive for Thursday, December 16, 2010

Also from December 16

Obituaries
On the street
Photos
Polls

What are the top five Basehor stories of 2010?

Response Percent
Wolf Creek Marketplace closes
 
20%
Basehor-Linwood School District celebrates new buildings
 
18%
Two former BLHS teachers involved in student sex case
 
15%
Traffic signal coming to 158th Street and U.S. Highway 24-40
 
15%
School district battles budget shortfalls
 
13%
City Council tension over clerk position
 
8%
Sewer District 3 controversy
 
6%
Basehor Chamber founder and president retires
 
1%
City passes bow-hunting ordinance
 
1%
Kansas Sampler Festival comes to Leavenworth
 
0%
Total 60

All stories

Vehicle burglary ring busted
December 16, 2010
Alert resident helps local law enforcement agencies arrest four suspects thought responsible for 70 recent vehicle burglaries
KDOT reports roads in ‘really good shape’
December 16, 2010
Crews working overnight have attacked an icy covering that caused treacherous conditions Wednesday night on area highways.
Make way for street crews when heavy snowfall hits
December 16, 2010
The first official day of winter is Dec. 21, and soon after that, if not before, the snow will be falling.
Simpson leads BLHS wrestlers at Northwest Cougar Invitational
December 16, 2010
Tyler Simpson placed second in the 140-pound weight class on Saturday at the Shawnee Mission Northwest Cougar Invitational.
O’Donnell, BLHS boys crush Piper
December 16, 2010
Ryan O’Donnell dunked over a Piper player midway through the third quarter on Tuesday at BLHS.
Tournament title personal for McBride, EHS mentor
December 16, 2010
Basehor-Linwood boys basketball coach Mike McBride received a text message from his coaching mentor on Saturday morning.
Remember When
December 16, 2010
A look back at this week in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.
Letter to the editor: Finding fossils
December 16, 2010
Did you know every day, locally owned companies crush history?
Lifetime changes
December 16, 2010
Isn’t it amazing how you can find things you forgot you had or forgot things you knew about?
O Christmas trees
Farms plan to hang up saws in coming years
December 16, 2010
Every Christmas season, the Webb family of Gladstone, Mo., makes the trek out to Wilderson Tree Farm in Basehor to wander the fields, search for the perfect Christmas tree, grab a saw and cut it down.
Sentinel readers to decide top stories of 2010
December 16, 2010
As 2010 draws to a close, the Sentinel is taking a look back at the stories that defined the year in Basehor — with your help.
Basehor-Linwood valedictorian title could be thing of past
December 16, 2010
Heather Carmitchel was one of five Basehor-Linwood High School valedictorians in 2009. Earning the top honor wasn’t necessarily a goal of hers, but she was ecstatic about being named a valedictorian.
PRIDE planning Christmas program at BLMS
December 16, 2010
Basehor PRIDE will sponsor a Christmas program from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday at Basehor-Linwood Middle School, 15900 Conley Rd.
Johnson sparks Basehor girls to 53-22 demolition of Pirates
December 16, 2010
Basehor-Linwood’s Jamie Johnson did a little bit of everything in the first half of the Bobcats’ 53-22 girls basketball victory Tuesday at home against Piper.
The ‘un-bucket’ list
December 16, 2010
This is a list of things that I didn’t do when I was young and have no intention of doing now that I’m very, very mature.
City cancels Christmas party
December 16, 2010
Controversy over Bonner Springs’ city employee Christmas party led this year’s gathering to be canceled.