Archive for Thursday, March 25, 2010

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Planning begins for second Jeremy Wiles run/walk
March 25, 2010
The second annual Jeremy Wiles 5K run/walk is scheduled for 7 a.m. Saturday, May 15 at Glenwood Ridge Elementary School.
Legislative Update: Week 11
March 25, 2010
The newsletter this week is a day early because regular legislative session work has ended for the week. Today and tomorrow conference committees are meeting to iron out details of the bills that have passed in the House and the Senate.
For Seatons, championships are all about family
March 25, 2010
Ed Seaton’s state medals are tucked away in a closet. He has two of them — both are gold.
Commuter forecast for March 25, 2010
March 25, 2010
There is a chance for rain early Thursday morning and it might be a bit windy, too. There shouldn’t be any major traffic delays as you make you safe morning drive.
Magician entertains crowd
March 25, 2010
The Basehor Community Library drew a packed house March 18 with parents and children eager for a day of magic.
Letter: Puppies saved after negligence
March 25, 2010
To the editor: I would like to call out the people who dumped five puppies last week at 174th Street between Bonner Springs and Basehor. Because
Letter: Don’t cut gifted education
March 25, 2010
To the editor: Even in this economic climate, it is critical for USD 204 to retain high quality services for our advanced learners.
High school students’ art to be displayed in gallery
March 25, 2010
Students from at least 13 local high schools will soon have their artwork displayed for a judged exhibition in a professional gallery setting at the University of Saint Mary’s annual High School Art Invitational.
Church to have community Easter egg hunt April 3
March 25, 2010
New Beginnings Baptist Church is planning a community Easter Egg hunt.
Kansas Sampler committee schedules county meetings
March 25, 2010
The Kansas Sampler Festival Committee will play host to an informational and volunteer meetings at several different venues in Leavenworth County.
Dragging feet in digital age
March 25, 2010
Dinosaur. One of the secondary definitions in my Random House Dictionary of the English language reads as follows: “Something unwieldy, in size, anachronistically outmoded, or unable to adapt to change.”
Car burglaries increase in city
March 25, 2010
A crime spree in Basehor has prompted police to urge residents to protect themselves.
Foundation offering student scholarships
March 25, 2010
The Providence Saint John Foundation is offering a variety of scholarships to qualifying high school and college students.
Leavenworth county attorney talks bad checks with commission
March 25, 2010
County Attorney Todd Thompson reported on working jointly with the Leavenworth-Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce on bad checks and collections through Thompson’s office.
Basehor-Linwood softball squad seeks return to state tournament
March 25, 2010
Basehor-Linwood came up short in the regional title game last season, losing to Bishop Ward, 5-1.
Letters: Thanks for paper coverage
March 25, 2010
As a member of the Senior Center and having known Nancy Johnson since she was hired as the director of the new Senior Center, I wanted to say “Thank you” for writing the wonderful article about Nancy.
Chamber learns of growth at Legends at Village West
March 25, 2010
A lot of buzz had been going on in Wyandotte County, largely focused on the Legends at Village West.
Girl power
March 25, 2010
There was a hint of spring in the air as we entered the stadium last week to view the Plano-Allen High School girls soccer match.
Remember When
March 25, 2010
A look back at this week in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.
Health Care debate not a new issue
March 25, 2010
Health care has been cussed and discussed for all these years and who knows when or if it will be settled.