Archive for Thursday, May 20, 2010

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Lansing tops Basehor in soccer regional finals
May 20, 2010
Basehor-Linwood’s bid for a first-ever trip to the Class 5-1A girls soccer state playoffs ended with a 3-0 loss Thursday in the regional finals at Lansing.
Chamber hears update on Wizards stadium
May 20, 2010
By Father’s Day weekend 2011, Kansas City is expected to have a premier soccer stadium and event plaza at the Village West.
Promoter’s failure to navigate red tape silences bluegrass
May 20, 2010
Leavenworth County commissioners agreed this morning a promoter failed to meet the conditions of a special use permit for a weekend bluegrass festival
Commuter forecast for May 20, 2010
May 20, 2010
It’s going to be cloudy this morning with a good chance for some showers and storms as the day carries on. The roads will be wet but there shouldn’t be any other delays apart from routine roadwork.
Class of 2010 says its goodbyes
May 20, 2010
A 12-year voyage for Basehor-Linwood students ended with one memorable night.
Leavenworth resident pleads guilty to murder
May 20, 2010
A Leavenworth man has pleaded guilty to murdering a four-year-old child. Jason Lee Jones, 33, pleaded guilty Friday in Leavenworth County District Court to one count of second-degree murder and one count of abuse of a child for the death of Gabriel Rivera.
Neighbors: Julie Holland
May 20, 2010
Julie Holland is co-owner and manager of Five Fifteen apartment and business complex
Earp Distribution christens new Edwardsville site
May 20, 2010
With a swift dig of the shovel, Earp Distribution officially broke ground Thursday, May 13 in the county it has called home since 1954.
Holiday reschedules trash
May 20, 2010
Deffenbaugh crews will not pick up trash or recycled items on Monday, May 31.
Cleanup gives Basehor residents opportunity to pursue dreams
May 20, 2010
What started as the need to get rid of some old family belongings has become a small business venture for two Basehor residents.
Council approves Dollar General lot split
May 20, 2010
Progress continues on Basehor’s newest business with the Basehor City Council’s approval of a lot split.
Evolution of television
May 20, 2010
Until the development of the computer, nothing has changed home life around the world as much as the advent of television.
Motorcycle shop becomes dream come true for three owners
May 20, 2010
An economy-driven lay off paired with the question of where to turn next is certainly not a new story and won’t be the last of its kind.
WPA, some history
May 20, 2010
This project faced heavy skepticism from both ends of the political spectrum. The conservatives said WPA meant “We Poke Along”, while one editorial warned that pencil leaners would be added to the ranks of WPA shovel leaners.
Chamber of Commerce golf tournament June 2
May 20, 2010
The Basehor Chamber of Commerce is having a golf tournament June 2 at Falcon Lakes Golf Course. There will be a 1 p.m. shotgun start and dinner and awards will follow.
Police presence increasing during Click it or Ticket
May 20, 2010
Drivers in Basehor are warned to be alert to heightened traffic enforcement, beginning May 24, 2010, as additional officers of the Basehor Police Department will be placed on the roadways to aggressively enforce Kansas Seat Belt laws.
Bonner Springs barbecue team prepared for ultimate taste test
May 20, 2010
Tangy and sweet, but with a “kick in the end” is how members of Smokerz N’ Jokerz would describe their own blend of homemade barbecue sauce.
Basehor-Linwood stomps Sumner, earns return trip to 4A semifinals
May 20, 2010
Basehor-Linwood crushed Sumner Academy, 11-0, in the opening round of the Class 4A regional softball tournament Tuesday at Spring Hill.
Business offers help to seniors
May 20, 2010
Senior residents in Kansas and Missouri now have a place to call for companionship and assistance in the form of Always There Senior Care, which opened at 200 Oak St., in Bonner Springs in late March.
Basehor-Linwood freshman Williams qualifies for 4A state golf tournment
May 20, 2010
Aaron Williams has qualified to compete in the Class 4A state golf tournament at Hesston on Monday.
Remember When
May 20, 2010
A look back through the years.
Fort Leavenworth soldier killed in Afghanistan bombing
12:00 a.m., May 20, 2010 Updated 11:36 a.m.
Col. John M. McHugh, 46, of Newark N.J., was assigned to the U.S. Army Battle Command Training Program at Fort Leavenworth.
Bishop Ward edges Basehor baseball in regional tourney
May 20, 2010
Ryan Lawless didn’t want to lose to Bishop Ward in regional competition again.
One win away: BLHS soccer in regional finals
May 20, 2010
Basehor-Linwood has struggled to score goals for most of the 2010 girls soccer season, and it hasn’t always been for a lack of opportunities.
Basehor-Linwood sprinters Prioleau, Edmonds hope to break into state
May 20, 2010
Daniel Prioleau and Dakkota Edmonds are working on their starts in practice this week in preparation for the Class 4A regional meet Friday at Tonganoxie High School.