Archive for Thursday, October 21, 2010

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Events
Polls

Should district judges in Leavenworth and Atchison counties be appointed or elected?

Response Percent
Appoint them
 
54%
Elect them
 
45%
Total 31

Do you prefer advance voting or going to the polls on election day?

Response Percent
Voting at the polls on election day
 
62%
Advanced voting
 
37%
Total 61

All stories

Entrepreneurship fair coming to Lansing
October 21, 2010
An entrepreneurship fair will be available for entrepreneurs and small business owners to branch out and share their ideas during professional networking.
Basehor-Linwood girls 3rd at KVL cross country meet
October 21, 2010
Lions and Jaguars dominated the Kaw Valley League cross country championships Thursday afternoon at Wyandotte County Park.
Volunteers help make Lansing special
October 21, 2010
Bernd Ingram is this year’s Lansing Pride Volunteer of the Year.
Remember When for Oct. 21, 2010
October 21, 2010
Area memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Tendick, Hilliard end tennis season at state tournament
October 21, 2010
Bonner Springs is establishing a regular presence at the girls tennis state tournament thanks to doubles teams that have included Breanna Tendick.
BSHS volleyball rides momentum to 5th-place finish at KVL Tourney
October 21, 2010
A red-hot second half of the season continued for the Bonner Springs volleyball team as it battled to a fifth-place finish at the Kaw Valley League Tournament on Saturday at the Bonner Springs District P.E. Center.
BLHS soccer squad beats Maur Hill, braces for Senior Night against BSHS
October 21, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood soccer squad will celebrate Senior Night with a pre-game ceremony before its 6 p.m. home game today against Bonner Springs.
Smith: Making a comeback
October 21, 2010
It seems impossible that it has been 25 years — a quarter of a century — since that magical night when everything was really up to date in Kansas City.
Lineman’s rodeo draws hundreds to compete
October 21, 2010
More than 150 three-person lineman teams and 211 apprentices, in addition to hundreds of spectators, crowded the grounds at the National Agricultural Hall of Fame Saturday for the 27th Annual International Lineman’s Rodeo.
City accepts new design standards
October 21, 2010
Take note, future Basehor developers: If your commercial or residential project is along one of the city’s heavily traveled corridors, you’ll be expected to make your building look sharp and fit in with its surroundings.
Former teacher’s estate benefits Basehor
October 21, 2010
Nearly two years after the death of former Basehor schoolteacher Irene Kiester, the Basehor-Linwood School District and Basehor United Methodist Church each accepted donations from her estate on Tuesday for about $75,000.
Festival brings reality to improv comedy
October 21, 2010
A row of contestants stand onstage, anxiously awaiting a panel of three judges to determine whether their talents will keep them in the game or whether they will soon be saying their last hurrahs.
Bobcats’ Dove, Vasquez show improvement at golf state tourney
October 21, 2010
The most basic measure of progress in golf is stroke count. By that measure, Basehor-Linwood girls golf coach Noah Simpson said the improvement juniors Marissa Dove and Nicole Vasquez made at the Class 4A state tournament was astronomical.
Library program promotes researching family trees
October 21, 2010
You just never know who might be hiding in your family tree.
Sedgwick: Grief overcome with friends
October 21, 2010
We are called upon in this life to endure tragic moments, heavy days when the sky seems ever so dark.
Neighbors: Scott Wagner
October 21, 2010
Scott Wagner of Bonner Springs shares a little bit about himself in this week’s Neighbors column.
New library boasts more space, room to grow
October 21, 2010
Linwood’s library collection once could be found in a former jail cell, Bruce Nelson noted Sunday.