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Flags to fly at half-staff to honor Kansas soldier killed in Afghanistan
October 7, 2010
Gov. Mark Parkinson has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff from sunup to sundown on Friday, Oct. 8, throughout Kansas in honor of Sgt. Justin Officer of Wichita.
Leavenworth native in charge of law enforcement at Incirlik air base
October 7, 2010
Air Force Senior Airman Megan L. Bedard, daughter of John and Kelli Denney of Leavenworth, is assigned to the 39th Security Forces Squadron, 39th Air Base Wing.
Linwood library to close tonight in preparation for move to K-32
October 7, 2010
The Linwood Community Library is expected to move into its new digs soon.
Bonner Springs, Basehor-Linwood battle to soccer tie
October 7, 2010
Two of the top five ranked teams in Class 4-1A boys soccer squared off Wednesday night at David Jaynes Stadium, and the match lived up to the hype.
Stranger Township Fire Department open house is Saturday
October 7, 2010
The Stranger Township Fire Department will have an open house and recruiting drive from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at the fire station, 19503 State Ave.
City pavement repairs set to begin next week
October 7, 2010
The City Council on Tuesday awarded a contract for the $175,000 city Pavement Management Program for 2010 to Little Joe’s Asphalt.
Enjoy the fall season before winter kicks in
October 7, 2010
We are connoisseurs of fall at our house. Not long after the autumnal equinox, we plant the chrysanthemums and put out pumpkins and other seasonal accoutrements.
BLHS pound Baldwin, improves record to 7-1
October 7, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood boys soccer team stuck to a common theme on Thursday at home against Baldwin.
Linwood library packing up, new building to open soon
October 7, 2010
The Linwood Community Library is expected to move into its new digs soon. Library director Sue Peavy said Thursday, Oct. 7, would be the final day of the library being open at 302 Main St. in downtown Linwood. It will close at 7:30 p.m.
Autumn is here
October 7, 2010
A few short weeks ago we were wondering if it would ever cool off.
Local youths take stab at culinary creations for library event
October 7, 2010
The groups of teenagers whispered plans to each other as they scanned the table full of potential ingredients: apples, pudding, coconut flakes, spray-can cheese, frosting, graham crackers and a host of others.
BLHS marching band takes first at KU festival
October 7, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood High School marching band took first place in its division Saturday at the Heart of America Marching Festival at Kansas University’s Memorial Stadium.
BLHS class of 1990 planning reunion for this weekend
October 7, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood High School class of 1990 will celebrate its 20-year reunion this weekend with several events taking place Friday and Saturday.
Eco-Troubadour’ talks environment at BLMS
October 7, 2010
Stan Slaughter tells children that the United States produces more waste per person than any other country, but it’s not because he blames them. He just thinks they may be the key to changing things, he said.
Residents saddled with more costs for chip-seal road
October 7, 2010
Residents of two rural subdivisions southwest of Basehor will pay about $10,000 more than original Leavenworth County estimates for street improvements made earlier this month.
5 questions: Stop, drop and roll
October 7, 2010
Fire Prevention Week is Oct. 3-9. Below are helpful safety tips from the National Fire Protection Association’s Fire Prevention Week website.
Laney has another strong race, leads Basehor-Linwood runners
October 7, 2010
A point of emphasis throughout the Basehor-Linwood cross country season has been the importance of the Bobcats running tough and challenging themselves against difficult competition.
Two BLHS golfers medal at Santa Fe Trail
October 7, 2010
Two Basehor-Linwood girls golfers medaled on Tuesday, Sept. 28, at the Santa Fe Trail Invitational.
Back roads trip lifts spirits, stirs travelers’ imaginations
October 7, 2010
We determined to leave Atchison and cross the Missouri River. We accomplished the feat by accident when we took a wrong turn trying to find downtown and found ourselves on the over arching bridge crossing the river.
City to play host to fall festival
October 7, 2010
The city of Lansing’s fifth annual “Autumn in the Grove” fall festival will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9.
Police seek KCK woman
October 7, 2010
The Kansas City, Kan., Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit along with the Kansas City Kansas Community College Campus Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Amanda G. Sinkhorn.
St. James Academy uses day to serve
October 7, 2010
St. James Academy students set out Friday afternoon to make the world a better place.
Local band planning CD release party in Shawnee
October 7, 2010
Local band H Gage has planned a CD release party for its new album, “Wicked Saints,” Oct. 16 at Aftershock Bar and Grill, 5240 Merriam Drive, Shawnee.
Stubenrauch, Bobcats are football kings on homecoming
October 7, 2010
Basehor-Linwood linebacker Steyr Stubenrauch was crowned homecoming king on Friday and his teammates helped him celebrate with a 26-6 victory against Turner.