Archive for Thursday, February 25, 2010

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Museum opens literature exhibit
February 25, 2010
The newest exhibit at the Basehor Historical Museum outlines the history of literature in the sunflower state.
Wizards tie Chivas
February 25, 2010
The Kansas City Wizards fought to two draws in a preseason matchup with fellow MLS squad Chivas USA on Wednesday.
Commuter Forecast for February 25, 2010
February 25, 2010
The Thursday commute will be very cold. Other than that, no concerns as far as traffic is concerned.
Seaton eyes state championship
Top-ranked junior leads five BLHS wrestlers to 4A state tournament
February 25, 2010
Symon Seaton completed all necessary requirements for the state tournament last week, capturing a Class 4A regional title.
Wristen: Substate tournament is a must-see
February 25, 2010
Clear your calendars now, because you don’t want to miss a minute of the action.
Winter sports are fun
February 25, 2010
The Winter Olympics are really fun to watch, and with all the snow here at home we can relate to what it’s like at the Olympics in Canada.
Family plans SIDS fundraising event in memory of daughter
February 25, 2010
Lillie Ann Marie Seibel was a princess; a girly-girl who always wanted to be held by her mother.
Ag Hall organizes reopening strategy
February 25, 2010
Despite financial difficulties that presented the possibility of closing its doors permanently, the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame is set to reopen for its new season March 16.
Orchestra student achieves school first
February 25, 2010
In just his second year at Basehor-Linwood High School, sophomore Russell Clark is making history.
Council ends heated deer hunting debate
February 25, 2010
The Basehor City Council took action Monday on one of this year’s most emotionally charged items.
Census Bureau to release 2010 questionnaires
February 25, 2010
The 2010 Census Bureau questionnaires, containing 10 questions that should take about 10 minutes to answer, will be sent out the beginning of March.
Murphy sets record, BLHS earns top seed
February 25, 2010
Colin Murphy is the new long-range king at Basehor-Linwood. He poured in eight 3-pointers and scored a game-high 32 points as the Bobcats blew out Perry-Lecompton, 68-41, Tuesday night at BLHS.
Neighbors: Adrianne Law
February 25, 2010
Adrianne Law is the Bonner Springs High School business teacher.
County offers scholarships
February 25, 2010
The Kansas County Clerks and Election Officials Association is taking scholarship applications from those students who are majoring in journalism, political science or communications.
Museum opening exhibit
February 25, 2010
Opening Feb. 25 at the Basehor Historical Museum, 2812 155th St., is its newest exhibit “Kansas: Land of Literature,” sponsored by the Basehor Citizens Savings and Loan.
Student receives scholarship
February 25, 2010
Basehor student Kim Peterson was recently named the recipient of the Nancy London Kassebaum-Baker Scholarship, worth $1,000, from Kansas State University.
Basehor-Linwood graduate named to Dean’s List
February 25, 2010
Basehor-Linwood High School graduate Austin Roger Hunter was recently named to Creighton University’s Dean’s Honor Roll for the fall semester of the 2009-2010 academic year.
2010 Census questionnaires to be sent out in March
February 25, 2010
The 2010 Census Bureau questionnaires, containing 10 questions that should take about 10 minutes to answer, will be sent out in the beginning of March.
Letters: Kindness found at MLK event
February 25, 2010
The Martin Luther King celebration on Jan. 18 was such a wonderful event. But the incident that happened at the end of the celebration will speak to me spiritually forever.
BLHS powerlifters sweep titles
February 25, 2010
Bobcat power was on full display as the Basehor-Linwood boys and girls powerlifting teams swept the championships Saturday at West Franklin High School.
Basehor-Linwood students take to the stage in western melodrama
February 25, 2010
Though harsh winter weather impeded their Sunday performance, students at Basehor-Linwood High School put on quite the show during their winter play.
Interesting history behind beloved food
February 25, 2010
A bag of popcorn and a good movie. Who could ask for more on a wind driven, snowplow day in winter?
Remember When
February 25, 2010
A look back at this date in history in Bonner Springs, Edwardsville, Basehor and Linwood.
Hot’ topics
February 25, 2010
Everyone knows that there are a lot of “hot button” topics today. There are some issues that most of us would just as soon not discuss because the outcome might be an angry tirade. I wonder if “hot button” issues can ever be discussed calmly and logically?
Freseros moves to smaller downtown location
February 25, 2010
Freseros is open, for the second time around.
Balanced Basehor girls cruise past Kaws
February 25, 2010
It was Basehor-Linwood’s last chance to improve its seeding for the Class 4A substate girls basketball tournament, and the Bobcats made sure they took full advantage of it.
On the agenda: Basehor City Council work session
February 25, 2010
Agenda items for the Monday, March 1, Basehor City Council work session
Marble Crazy event to be crazier than ever
Marble celebratory event will bring 22 artists to Bonner
February 25, 2010
As the 10th anniversary of their Marble Crazy event nears, founders of the Moon Marble Company, Bruce Breslow and Lynda Sproules, are excited for what’s to come.