Archive for Thursday, March 4, 2010

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One to go: BLHS girls one win away from state
March 4, 2010
The end goal is in sight.
Basehor girls oust St. James in substate semifinals
March 4, 2010
Basehor-Linwood opened with a 15-4 run, and that made all the difference as the Bobcats cruised to a 53-37 victory against top-seed St. James Academy Thursday night at BLHS in the Class 4A girls basketball substate semifinals.
Joint Chiefs chairman talks openly about leadership, gays in the military
March 4, 2010
In a speech addressing an auditorium full of Command and General Staff College students Thursday, Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Adm. Mike Mullen talked about stepping up to the plate as leaders and also making family a top priority.
Man taken to KU hospital by air ambulance following accident southeast of Tonganoxie
March 4, 2010
A middle-aged man was taken by air ambulance to Kansas University Hospital in Kansas City, Kan., after a serious accident Thursday afternoon southeast of Tonganoxie in Leavenworth County.
Game night at BLHS: Substate semifinals
March 4, 2010
The Class 4A substate girls basketball tournament continues tonight at Basehor-Linwood High School.
County Road 25 near Honey Creek Road closed due to one-vehicle accident
March 4, 2010
A one-vehicle accident Thursday afternoon has closed County Road 25 near Honey Creek Road so that an air ambulance may land on the highway.
Statewide writing contest deadline nears
March 4, 2010
The 21st annual Kansas Voices statewide writing contest deadline is approaching.
Commuter forecast for March 4, 2010
March 4, 2010
It’s going to be another dry start to the day with a slight chance for some patchy fog. No major traffic delays are expected so just drive safely!
Symon says state championship
Basehor-Linwood junior Seaton battles to first state championship of career
March 4, 2010
When the final buzzer sounded, Symon Seaton raised his arms to the sky in celebration and then collapsed into the arms of his father for a long embrace that was three years in the making.
Wristen: Basketball history runs deep in old Basehor-Linwood Middle School building
March 4, 2010
The beauty of old buildings is that they have character.
BLHS girls shut down Burns, Ward
March 4, 2010
Coaches often say the toughest game of the substate basketball tournament is the first one. You must win it to reach the last two.
Basehor-Linwood boys crush Ward, roll into Class 4A substate semifinals
March 4, 2010
Mike McBride had been waiting all year for an opponent to try to slow the pace, and the Basehor-Linwood boys basketball coach finally saw it happen Tuesday night.
BLHS graduate honored on Dean’s Honor Roll
March 4, 2010
Lucas Turner, recent graduate of Basehor-Linwood High School, was named to Creighton University’s College of Business Deans Honor Roll for Social Responsibility.
Journalists headed to state
March 4, 2010
Basehor-Linwood High School has seven journalists bound for the Kansas Scholastic Press Association State Contest in early May in Lawrence.
Exhibit chronicles Kansas literature
March 4, 2010
The Basehor Historical Museum has opened a new exhibit that pays tribute to the captivating history of literature in Kansas.
Remember When
March 4, 2010
A look back through the years
Area students win awards
March 4, 2010
Madison Schoen, Patton Junior High, Fort Leavenworth, and Alec Smith, Basehor-Linwood High School, received first place awards at the 2010 History Day competition Feb. 27 at Washburn University.
District reschedules school ribbon cutting for March 7
March 4, 2010
A ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony for Basehor Elementary School 3-5 will be at 2 p.m. Sunday March 7, at the school, 15241 Basehor Blvd.
Letter: Recent tournaments show Basehor community’s spirit
March 4, 2010
Letter to the editor
Church to have open house
March 4, 2010
Holy Angels Catholic Church will have an open house from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 7. The Community is invited to come and view the new church building.
City encouraging residents’ completion of census forms
March 4, 2010
The City of Basehor would like to encourage residents to take 10 minutes to fill out your 2010 Census form and mail it back. The short, 10-question form will help determine how more than $400 billion per year in federal funding is distributed to tribal, state and local governments.
Marching into spring
March 4, 2010
While it is a difficult choice, I’d have to pick March as my favorite month of the year.
Cultural offerings on tap at Bonner coffee shop
March 4, 2010
Brothers Ryan and Alec Holland, who will soon take over the ownership of Coffee at 515, are serving up well-crafted coffees with a side of culture.
Student receives WSU scholarships
March 4, 2010
Basehor-Linwood High School senior Ian Smith recently received several scholarships from Wichita State University.
Nebraskan’s popcorn worthy of praise
March 4, 2010
A bag of popcorn and a good movie. Who could ask for more on a wind driven day in winter?
Parks and Rec volleyball concludes 4th season
March 4, 2010
The Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department recently completed its fourth season of girls volleyball with 43 girls in grades 3-8 participating.
Start your own business
March 4, 2010
I have told many young people, “When you are in business you are only in competition with yourself.”
Council talks staff salaries
March 4, 2010
City staff wages are back on the Basehor City Council agenda.