Archive for Thursday, March 18, 2010

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Commissioners plan meeting to prepare for work session with City of Tonganoxie
March 18, 2010
The Leavenworth County Commission on Thursday planned for a Monday afternoon work session to discuss its County Road 1 interlocal agreement with the City of Tonganoxie. The work session is scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday at the courthouse.
Chamber hears Unified Government update
March 18, 2010
A lot of buzz had been going on in Wyandotte County, largely focused on the Legends at Village West.
Commuter forecast for March 18, 2010
March 18, 2010
There may be some areas of patchy fog and mist hindering your Thursday morning drive. Other than that the traffic conditions should be favorable and the sun is most likely going to make an appearance. Drive safely!
Parents as Teachers offering spring classes for children
March 18, 2010
The USD 458 Basehor-Linwood Parents as Teachers program will be offering free music classes on Mondays, starting March 22 and running through April 26.
Five questions: Patch work
March 18, 2010
Basehor city superintendent Gene Myracle discusses winter’s effects on roads in this Five Questions.
Letter: Thanks to public servant
March 18, 2010
Letter to the editor
County OKs annexation
March 18, 2010
Three properties in the Theno Estates subdivison are one step closer to becoming part of Basehor.
Kansas Press Association honors Sentinel
March 18, 2010
The Sentinel and its staff will share in the hardware next month in the Kansas Press Association’s 2010 Awards of Excellence competition.
Jukebox history
March 18, 2010
In my teenage years jukeboxes were everywhere, and for 5 cents you could pick any song you wanted to hear.
Bobcat Open Shootout slated for March 26-28
March 18, 2010
The first annual Bobcat Open Shootout basketball tournament will take place March 26-28 at Basehor-Linwood High School.
Former Basehor student graduates Army course
March 18, 2010
Army Second Lt. Chris J. Garlick has graduated from the army basic officer leader course 3.
Evolution of libraries
March 18, 2010
Recently, I came across a list of entertainment locations that were bargains during financial hard times.
BLHS boys had successful season despite substate loss to Sumner
March 18, 2010
Basehor-Linwood won 20 games for the third time in program history, compiling a 20-3 record.
Former Brave Birch wins state title at Miege
March 18, 2010
When Martin Birch transferred to Bishop Miege after his sophomore year at Bonner Springs High School, he set off with the goal of becoming the best basketball player he could be.
Seniors made lasting impact on Bobcats
March 18, 2010
In the wake of Basehor-Linwood’s season-ending loss to defending champion and eventual state runner-up Concordia, it’s easy to want to turn the focus immediately to next season.
Basehor-Linwood takes Concordia to the wire in 45-38 loss
March 18, 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.
Remember when
March 18, 2010
Area memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago
LCDC board puts focus on job growth, retention
March 18, 2010
Job creation and retention was again a hot topic at the Leavenworth County Development Corporation’s monthly board meeting.
LCDC board puts focus on job growth, retention
March 18, 2010
Job creation and retention was again a hot topic at the Leavenworth County Development Corporation’s monthly board meeting.
Front Street business owners laud construction crews’ efforts
March 18, 2010
When the Front Street construction project started in October 2009, Matt Beets, Bonner Springs project manager, knew it was going to be complicated.
District looks to change out-of-district student policy
March 18, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood School District is in the midst of changing its out-of-district attendance policy to account for special circumstances, but if state education budget cuts continue, further changes might be necessary.
Basehor police find drug connection in package
March 18, 2010
When a Basehor resident recently alerted police after finding an unexpected package on her doorstep, little did she know she would supply vital information in an ongoing drug investigation.
Ag Hall relishes reopening
March 18, 2010
Opening day of the 2010 season at the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame may have been marked by temperatures in the 40s, but the visitor turnout by Tuesday afternoon had reached an impressive mid-70s.
Sculptor turns ‘junk’ into artwork
March 18, 2010
A soft orange glow escapes from a handmade wood stove as Harold Leible sorts through collections of scrap metal.
Long-expected Walgreens opening receives little fanfare
March 18, 2010
A long-awaited event has finally arrived in Bonner Springs.