Archive for Thursday, March 11, 2010

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Wizards acquire second-round SuperDraft pick for Hartman
March 11, 2010
The Kansas City Wizards have announced that the team has acquired a second round pick in the 2012 MLS SuperDraft in a trade with FC Dallas for goalkeeper Kevin Hartman.
Job creation, retention center of LCDC discussion
March 11, 2010
Job creation and retention was again a hot topic at the Leavenworth County Development Corporation’s monthly board meeting.
Commissioners move Theno Estates annexation forward
March 11, 2010
Three properties in the Theno Estates subdivison are one step closer to becoming part of Basehor.
Sentinel earns honors in state newspaper contest
March 11, 2010
The Sentinel and its staff will share in the hardware next month in the Kansas Press Association’s 2010 Awards of Excellence competition.
Wyandotte County Lake’s fishing season to open this weekend
March 11, 2010
Wyandotte County Lake will officially open for the fishing season Saturday, March 13.
Commuter Forecast for March 11, 2010
March 11, 2010
We are looking at a chance of rain this morning between Lawrence and Topeka, so look out for wet roads.
Panthers escape Bobcats in final minutes at state
March 11, 2010
Concordia’s winning streak reached 50 games and Basehor-Linwood’s time at the Class 4A girls basketball state tournament came to an end Wednesday night at the Bicentennial Center — but neither came easily.
Bobcat power: Basehor-Linwood sweeps lifting state titles
BLHS girls win third straight crown; boys beat defending champ Russell
March 11, 2010
For the Basehor-Linwood girls, Saturday’s Class 4A powerlifting state championship at Abilene High School was a bit of a foregone conclusion. The first-place title was their third straight, and they’d dominated the competition all year.
Joint Chiefs chairman touts leadership, family
March 11, 2010
In a speech addressing an auditorium full of Command and General Staff College students Thursday, March 4, Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Adm. Mike Mullen talked about stepping up to the plate as leaders and also making family a top priority.
New metro-wide glass recyling venture finds success
March 11, 2010
The Ripple Glass recycling plant in Kansas City, Mo., is a minefield of dust.
Superintendent updates board on budget issues
March 11, 2010
Though budget cuts have hurt the Basehor-Linwood School District, Superintendent David Howard says he remains optimistic.
Leavenworth County youth career program ‘going great’
March 11, 2010
The Leavenworth County Development Corp.’s classroom-to-career program is picking up speed.
Police remind drivers about sound laws
March 11, 2010
The weather is finally warming, daylight savings time goes into effect March 14, and everyone is ready for winter to be gone. It is once again time to remind everyone about Ordinance 277, Sec. 1, Article 7, 8-701, which is our Sound Amplification Systems Ordinance.
Despite early struggles, Bobcats never stopped believing
March 11, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood girls had every reason to pack it up early this season.
BLHS overcomes nerves, slow start, secures berth in state tourney
March 11, 2010
Since the first day of practice in November, the Basehor-Linwood girls dreamed of this day.
Neighbors: Victoria Rowley
March 11, 2010
Victoria Rowley is from Albia, Iowa.
Wyandotte 4-H’ers top shooters at weekend match
March 11, 2010
Thirteen-year-old Hannah Reynolds describes the experience of holding and firing a gun to be a rush of excitement.
Company owner deems Marble Crazy a success
March 11, 2010
Marble artists from across the country were at the top of their game Saturday, showing off their art for hundreds of people to see.
Springtime has sprung
March 11, 2010
It’s amazing what a difference a few days make.
Letter: Searching for history lesson
March 11, 2010
Letter to the editor
Letter: Thanks to city in time of need
March 11, 2010
Letter to the editor
The art of sewing
March 11, 2010
It is, by far, the oldest and most durable piece of equipment that we own. Standing in the corner, ready to swing into action, is a 1957 Pfaff sewing machine Jean bought before we met.
Kansas voices to compete
March 11, 2010
The 21st annual Kansas Voices statewide writing contest deadline is approaching.
Sumner edges BLHS boys, prevents state title defense
March 11, 2010
Basehor-Linwood players fought for 32 minutes Saturday night for a trip to the Class 4A state tournament.
Basehor-Linwood grad Smith on AD’s honor roll
March 11, 2010
Basehor-Linwood graduate and Kansas University football player Alex Smith has been named to the Athletics Director’s Honor Roll.
Remember When
March 11, 2010
A look back through the years
On the agenda: Basehor City Council
March 11, 2010
The Basehor City Council will meet March 15.
Weather slows driveway construction along CR1
March 11, 2010
Weather has hindered county work on driveways along County Road 1.
Assistant joins staff at City Hall
March 11, 2010
Basehor has several new faces on its city staff this year, the newest of which is its administrative assistant.
Six Basehor-Linwood football players sign with Fort Scott
March 11, 2010
Fort Scott Community College has spent the past few years raiding the Kansas City area for its top football talent.
BLMS 7th-graders fourth at home tournament
March 11, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School seventh-grade boys basketball team finished fourth at the Bulldog Classic.
Everything can be improved
March 11, 2010
Oil painting is my hobby and the way that I approach a new painting is the same way I approach everything else in my life.
Letters: Marble Crazy a success
March 11, 2010
On behalf of the Moon Marble Company and visiting artists, I would like to thank the City of Bonner Springs, Tiblow Transit, VIPS and our Bonner Springs Police Department for their assistance with this year’s Marble Crazy event.