Archive for Thursday, July 1, 2010

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Leavenworth County Commission rescinds bid for EMS HQ
July 1, 2010
Award to second-lowest bidder adds $20,000 to project cost.
Museum opens newest exhibit
July 1, 2010
The Basehor Historical Museum’s July exhibit is now open for viewing.
Sunflower State Games registration deadline nears
July 1, 2010
The first deadline to register for the 21st annual Sunflower State Games is Friday, July 2.
Nominations being taken throughout July for Kansas Sampler Foundation’s final 8 Wonders contest
July 1, 2010
Nominations now are being taken for the final 8 Wonders of Kansas contest, the Kansas Sampler Foundation announced today.
Thomas returns to Wizards
July 1, 2010
The Kansas City Wizards on Wednesday re-acquired central defender Shavar Thomas in a trade with the Philadelphia Union.
University of St. Mary dean’s list includes students from local communities
July 1, 2010
The University of Saint Mary in Leavenworth has announced its spring 2010 Dean’s Honor List and several area students are on the list.
High water closing beaches at some area lakes
July 1, 2010
High water is limiting use of some area lakes this July 4 weekend, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District.
Holiday to affect trash service, City Hall hours
July 1, 2010
The city and its contract trash hauler will observe the Fourth of July holiday, prompting some changes in schedules in the days after the holiday.
Fireworks to fly Sunday night over Kenneth W. Bernard Community Park
July 1, 2010
This year marks the 10th anniversary of Lansing’s annual Fourth of July Celebration
Victory lap special for BLHS softball
Community support special for squad after a season worth savoring
July 1, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood softball team has been on a memorable victory lap since winning the Class 4A state championship in late May.
Remember When
July 1, 2010
10 Years Ago (July 6, 2000)
Neighbors: DiAnne Berning
July 1, 2010
DiAnne Berning is a seamstress and owner of DiAnne’s Alterations.
Tractors to be featured at Ag Hall of event
July 1, 2010
Plans are under way for another event in Bonner Springs devoted to tractors.
County Commission supports previous digital radio decision
July 1, 2010
In front of a roomful of representatives from various townships and rural fire districts, Leavenworth County commissioners Thursday reconfirmed a decision from earlier in the week not to make a further financial contribution toward digital radios for rural fire departments.
Remember city fireworks law during holiday
July 1, 2010
The Fourth of July holiday is just around the corner, and I thought this would be an opportune time to remind everyone of the City of Basehor Fireworks Ordinance (under Basehor Codes, Chapter VII, Article 3) as it pertains to the discharge of fireworks.
Basehor prepares for patriotic tradition
July 1, 2010
The annual Basehor July 4 celebration is just three days away.
Basehor library to offer nonbook-related series
July 1, 2010
The Basehor Community Library has several summer activities planned for the community that have nothing to do with books.
Music, music, music
July 1, 2010
We just got home from a wonderful musical program at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Leavenworth.
Soldier takes to road for military families
July 1, 2010
The heat index in Kansas has been up to 105 degrees some days, making long periods outdoors next to unbearable.
Basehor’s Svoboda, Lawless participate in KCMBCA All-Star Baseball Game
July 1, 2010
Basehor-Linwood senior Ryan Lawless struck out two batters in one inning of pitching against the best baseball players from the greater Kansas City area last week.
All-KVL includes 4 Bobcats, 1 Brave
July 1, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood baseball team was unable to accomplish its goal of dethroning longtime Class 4A and Kaw Valley League powerhouse Bishop Ward this season.
Deadline for tennis lessons at YMCA approaching
July 1, 2010
The registration deadline is approaching for tennis lessons at the Providence and Bonner Springs Family YMCAs.
Psycho Psummer trail run slated for July 10
July 1, 2010
The Kansas City Trail Nerds present the Mizuno Cabrakan “Psycho Psummer” Run Toto Run 50-kilometer and 15-mile trail run.
Coaching changes add to new look of league
July 1, 2010
The Kaw Valley League already was going to have a new look this fall when it reduced to eight teams from 10 with the departure of Perry-Lecompton and Santa Fe Trail.
A beacon of freedom
July 1, 2010
It’s hard to believe that summer is half over and we are getting ready to celebrate the big Fourth of July weekend.
Braille becomes passion for ambitious 9-year-old
July 1, 2010
Ashlee Thao sits at her desk in her bedroom — a common place to find the Bonner Springs 9-year-old whose seemingly insatiable thirst for knowledge keeps her up at all hours of the night.
University should not be defined by athletics
July 1, 2010
Kansas University has a bad case of jock itch, and it is confined to the athletics department.
Showcase tournaments give chance for local baseball players to shine
July 1, 2010
They’re not billed as the Kaw Valley League All-Stars, but the A’s might as well be.
Basehor Elementary School and Sixth Grade Center honor roll
July 1, 2010
Basehor Elementary School and Sixth Grade Center announce the students named to the fourth quarter Honor Roll.
New traffic laws going into effect this week across state
July 1, 2010
Diane McGee is among the 77 percent of drivers in Kansas who wear their seat belts, either while driving or as a passenger in the front seat of a vehicle making its way down interstate highways, major thoroughfares or county roads.
District sees success with online enrollment program
July 1, 2010
Though summer is in full swing, enrollment is right around the corner, and Basehor-Linwood students and parents have a new way to move through the process.