Archive for Thursday, January 14, 2010

Also from January 14

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Polls

What is your opinion of snow removal in your area?

Response Percent
I have been unhappy with snow removal thus far.
 
87%
I’m happy with the way my neighborhood and the main streets were cleaned.
 
7%
I’m happy with the way my street has been cleaned off.
 
4%
I don’t have an opinion on snow removal.
 
0%
Total 239
Videos

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Spaghetti dinner to benefit nursing ministry group
January 14, 2010
To help provide funding for the Sisters, Servants of Mary, a spaghetti dinner will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 7, at St. Patrick’s Parish Center, 94th and State Avenue, Kansas City, Kan.
Library planning book discussion group
January 14, 2010
The Basehor Community Library will begin its spring Book T.A.L.K (Talk About Literature in Kansas) Feb. 8.
Commuter forecast for January 14, 2010
January 14, 2010
The roads may be wet from melting snow and there is a chance for some drizzly rain. Also, be mindful of areas of patchy fog on the morning commute.
BLHS basketball tournament stacked with top-tier teams
January 14, 2010
Basehor-Linwood boys basketball coach Mike McBride remembers the early days of his coaching tenure at the school.
Bever’s big third quarter sparks BLHS to 60-47 victory against Bishop Ward
January 14, 2010
Cassy Bever couldn’t miss in the third quarter of Tuesday night’s home game against Bishop Ward.
Opening Day: Students move into Basehor-Linwood District’s newest elementary school
January 14, 2010
With noses and cheeks pink from the snowy weather, Basehor Elementary students were all smiles Monday morning as they walked through the doors of their new school.
Snowfall puts snag in school schedule
January 14, 2010
With these three snow days and one taken prior, Basehor-Linwood has used four of its snow days and has four more to work with. Superintendent David Howard said at Monday’s USD 458 Board of Education meeting, the district should be fine with the four days remaining.
Senator to speak at Third Saturday Breakfast
January 14, 2010
Granny’s Chicken Ranch will be the site of the January Wyandotte County Third Saturday Democratic Breakfast.
Murphys are dangerous combination as Basehor boys knock out Cyclones
January 14, 2010
Members of the Basehor-Linwood boys’ basketball team found their proverbial footing against Bishop Ward Tuesday with a 70-37 victory at BLHS.
Wristen: Don’t miss this year’s Bobcat Classic
January 14, 2010
Now it’s Basehor-Linwood’s turn.
City Hall closed Jan. 18
January 14, 2010
Basehor City Hall will be closed Monday, Jan. 18 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Helping other people a product of genetics
January 14, 2010
This is always funny when it is happening to someone else. I had taken down most of the holiday decorations and was packing up a gift to send to my niece, who has a birthday in January. I decided to take a break.
Council on Aging begins Senior Express transport
January 14, 2010
The Council on Aging is now offering Senior Express Transportation services to the residents of Tonganoxie, Basehor and Linwood who are 55 and over.
Jumper cables come in handy
January 14, 2010
I have always tried to keep booster cables in both cars since you never know when you may need them.
Snow doesn’t stop Seaton, Bobcats
January 14, 2010
Count Symon Seaton among the handful of Basehor-Linwood High School students — if not the only one — who was disappointed about having three straight snow days last week.
Chamber founder retires after 25 years of service
January 14, 2010
In its 25th year, the Basehor Chamber of Commerce has been making some changes, welcoming four new faces to the board and saying farewell to its founder.
U.S. Rep. Moran to speak
January 14, 2010
U.S. Rep. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., will speak at a town hall meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, at the Basehor Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 11499, 2806 N. 155th St., in Basehor.
Remember When
January 14, 2010
10 Years Ago (Jan. 13, 2000): Kory Michael Cole, son of Rodney and Karen Cole, Basehor, was the winner of the Chieftain-Sentinel First Baby Contest.
Turkey Federation organizes hunting heritage banquet
January 14, 2010
The Tri-County Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation will play host to its annual Hunting Heritage banquet and auction.
Snap Fitness gym now open
January 14, 2010
Snap Fitness has opened its newest location at 15604 Pinehurst Drive, in Basehor.
Small-town girl makes it big in business world
January 14, 2010
Growing up in a small town can often pave the way for great success later in life.
Trotters still entertaining
January 14, 2010
We have all heard the old adage, “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” which was certainly true on a frigid Saturday in early January when I took my three youngest grandsons to see the Harlem Globetrotters at the Sprint Center.
School Board discusses possible smoke-free policy
January 14, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood School Board has started talking about the possibility of establishing a policy that would make USD 458 a smoke-free district.