Archive for Thursday, July 15, 2010

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Wizards knock off first-place Crew
July 15, 2010
The Kansas City Wizards earned a hard-fought road victory Wednesday night, posting a 1-0 victory against the first-place Columbus Crew.
Commuter forecast for July 15, 2010
July 15, 2010
It’s a little wet this morning from overnight showers and there’s still a chance for some scattered storms throughout the day. Temperatures should be decent and warming by 9 a.m. Roads may be a little wet but nothing major should delay your commute.
Residents awarded for service to Basehor
July 15, 2010
Though it was delayed a week, the Basehor Chamber of Commerce’s announcement of its Citizen of the Year and Spirit award winners had quite an effect on the recipients.
Two of Basehor’s best secure opportunities to play college baseball
July 15, 2010
Two cornerstones of the Basehor-Linwood baseball team for the last four years will be taking their gloves to the next level this fall.
Basehor Police Department Calls, July 12 and 13, 2010
July 15, 2010
Calls for the Basehor Police Department
Commission discusses preliminary funding for priority MARC projects
July 15, 2010
The county will have to find money for upfront costs if two Leavenworth County transportation projects, both of which scored highly on a regional transportation priorities list, move ahead.
Army general assumes new post during Fort Leavenworth ceremony
July 15, 2010
There is going to be a new face at Fort Leavenworth.
KDHE agrees to different repayment plan on sewer loan
July 15, 2010
Residents of Leavenworth County Sewer District No. 3 have received good news from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.
Board considers annexation of two schools
July 15, 2010
Two of the Basehor-Linwood School District’s newest schools may be annexed into the city of Basehor.
Habitat for Humanity groups plans informational meeting
July 15, 2010
Heartland Habitat for Humanity will play host to a free informational meeting for individuals interested in learning more about becoming a habitat homeowner.
Community bands serve important historical purpose
July 15, 2010
A community band concert, topped off with an ice cream social sponsored by a local church or organization, a few jokes tossed in, a cool breeze and a comfortable lawn chair all make for a good summer evening in a small town.
Home of Braves football gets a facelift
July 15, 2010
It’s Friday afternoon, and the thermostat is flirting with 90 degrees.
Dollar General fills shopping void
July 15, 2010
Basehor can now count itself in the hundreds of cities giving a home to a popular nationwide chain.
Teacher’s license revoked after battery conviction
July 15, 2010
The State Board of Education on Tuesday unanimously revoked the teaching license of a former Basehor-Linwood High School teacher who received a six-month suspended sentence for one count of battery.
Smoking ban makes sense
July 15, 2010
It appears that Kansans’ long love affair with tobacco is waning.
Basehor museum planning third farmer’s market
July 15, 2010
The next Basehor Historical Museum farmer’s market will be from 8 a.m. to noon July 24 at the Basehor City Park.
Remember When
July 15, 2010
A look back through the years.
Shipman remembered for strength, motorcycles
July 15, 2010
Family always came first with Miles Leroy Shipman, but Harley-Davidson motorcycles were a close second.
Mazetis takes over BLHS girls soccer program
July 15, 2010
Basehor-Linwood has hired an experienced coach to run its girls soccer team next spring.
TV host takes on local food challenge
July 15, 2010
With a crowd of 120 people yelling, and the high-fives flying, Adam Richman makes his way to a single table at the front of Papa Bob’s BBQ in Bonner Springs.
Mayor makes second hospital visit
July 15, 2010
Though he was expected to preside over Monday night’s Bonner Springs City Council meeting for the first time since suffering a small vessel stroke in May, Mayor Clausie Smith spent the evening back at the hospital.
That’s a Cracker Jack
July 15, 2010
In looking up the history of Cracker Jacks, I found that the Cracker Jack was invented by a German immigrant names Frederick William Rueckheim.