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Humane Society offering another spay/neuter transport
September 2, 2010
The Leavenworth County Humane Society will offer its next pet spay/neuter transport Sept. 16 and 17 from Easton City Hall.
Dove, Vasquez medal to pace BLHS golfers
September 2, 2010
Marisa Dove and Nicole Vasquez claimed medalist honors to pace the Basehor-Linwood girls golf team on Wednesday at the Perry-Lecompton Invitational.
BLHS volleyball shows promise in close matches
September 2, 2010
Basehor-Linwood volleyball players did a lot of good things in the season-opening quadrangular Tuesday at Baldwin High School.
Wizards ink home-grown player
September 2, 2010
The Kansas City Wizards announced Tuesday that they have signed goalkeeper Jon Kempin as the first home-grown player in club history.
Commuter forecast for September 2, 2010
September 2, 2010
Morning showers should be moved out of the area with more expected to pass through this afternoon. Temperatures will be near 70 degrees and apart from the occasional wet road, there shouldn’t be any major traffic concerns.
Sedona and its vortexes
September 2, 2010
As of Monday, Aug. 30, Ada and I are still on vacation. This time in Sedona, Ariz., and it has the most beautiful redrocks, blue sky and fleecy white clouds.
Letter to the editor: Leavenworth County commissioners need to listen about airpor
September 2, 2010
To the editor: I see that the Leavenworth County commissioners aren’t listening to their constituents about not wanting an airport in Leavenworth County.
Rematch of district title match has Bobcats focused on Pirates
September 2, 2010
Basehor-Linwood and Piper ended Class 4A football district play last season in dramatic fashion.
BLHS, BSHS runner to open season today
September 2, 2010
Basehor-Linwood and Bonner Springs High School cross country runners will race on a familiar course to begin the season.
Remember When
September 2, 2010
10 Years Ago (Aug. 31, 2000): Betty Rehm was awarded the Marion Vaughn Community Service Award during the annual Tiblow Days celebration. The Bonner Springs Senior Citizens float received the Mayor’s Trophy.
Inaugural Bobcat Football Alumni Kickoff Classic a success
September 2, 2010
Nearly 40 Basehor-Linwood High School football alumni returned Saturday to Kiester Field for the first Bobcat Football Alumni Kickoff Classic.
Basehor welcomes new City Clerk
September 2, 2010
After a six-month vacancy, Basehor will have a new city clerk Tuesday when Corey Swisher takes over the job.
Neighbor: Kim Mitchell
September 2, 2010
Kim Mitchell is the principal at Bonner Springs Elementary School.
Glenwood Estates sewer project moves ahead
September 2, 2010
Work is about to start on a controversial sewer line project south of Basehor.
New reporter joins Sentinel staff
September 2, 2010
Along with taking building tours and filling out tax paperwork, one of the first things we do when we start a new job is to introduce ourselves to everyone. So here it goes: My name is Matt Erickson, and I’ll be the reporter covering Basehor news for the Sentinel, starting this week.
Basehor volleyball squad short on size, big on experience
September 2, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood volleyball team enters the season with a checklist of goals to accomplish and a singular focus.
Experienced runners eye breakout season
September 2, 2010
The nucleus of the Basehor-Linwood cross country program was defined during preseason trials last Thursday as runners competed for spots on varsity for the first meet of the season.
Youth, adult volleyball leagues offered at YMCAs
September 2, 2010
The Providence and Bonner Springs Family YMCAs continue to accept registrations for youth, adult women’s and adult co-ed volleyball leagues.
Sounds in Kansas City 5K set up for Sept. 11
September 2, 2010
The Midwest Ear Institute’s Sounds in Kansas City 5K Run/Walk is slated for 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, at Shawnee Mission Park.
Lee Newton Memorial Golf Scramble scheduled
September 2, 2010
The Lee Newton Memorial Charity Four-Person Golf Scramble and Putting Contest has been scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, at Sunflower Hills Golf Course in Bonner Springs.
Clinton Lake North Shore 8.5-mile trail run on Sept. 4
September 2, 2010
The Clinton Lake North Shore 8.5-mile trail run will take place at 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 4, at Clinton Lake State Park in Lawrence.
Bonner Springs Rec announce fall program
September 2, 2010
The Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registration for its adult co-rec volleyball league.
Chemistry takes local comedy duo to national stage
September 2, 2010
The conversation between John Robison and Keith Curtis recalling how they created their improvisational group Dictionary Soup goes a little something like this:
A Royals return
September 2, 2010
I’ll admit I was both excited and a bit nervous on Sunday afternoon. I was going to accomplish one of my rehabilitation goals — attending a Kansas City Royals baseball game. I know that wouldn’t be much of an accomplishment for most people, but for me it was a milestone. I was returning to participate in something that was very important to me.
Basehor, Bonner volleyball squads post 1-2 records in opening meet
September 2, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood and Bonner Springs High School volleyball teams both opened their seasons with 1-2 marks on Tuesday at the Baldwin Quadrangular.
Bobcats victorious against De Soto in Knipp’s soccer coaching debut
September 2, 2010
Austin Knipp felt a sense of relief following Basehor-Linwood’s 1-0 victory against De Soto on Friday night.
Bonner YMCA Trike-A-Thon to benefit annual campaign
September 2, 2010
The Bonner Springs Family YMCA will play host to a Trike-A-Thon event from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 11, at the Bonner Springs High School track.
Glenwood Ridge Elementary wins state counseling honor
September 2, 2010
Glenwood Ridge Elementary School has won a Program of Excellence Award for school counseling from the Kansas State Department of Education, the department announced Wednesday.
Kobach to speak at county COP committee town hall
September 2, 2010
Secretary of State candidate Kris Kobach will be the guest speaker for the Leavenworth County Republican Party Central Committee’s town hall meeting, scheduled for 7-9 p.m. Monday at the Lansing Community Center, 800 First Terrace, Lansing.
United Methodist Church children’s program starting
September 2, 2010
WOW! Children’s Program (The Word On Wednesdays) begins Wednesday, Sept. 8, and will run through April.
Democratic women’s group to have bake sale next week
12:00 a.m., September 2, 2010 Updated 12:29 p.m.
The Leavenworth County Democratic Women’s Central Committee will have a baked goods sale in conjunction with the First City Festival later this month in Leavenworth.
K-7, I-70 interchange project to get under way in 2012
September 2, 2010
Though work on a new interchange at Kansas Highway 7 and Interstate 70 is expected to begin somewhat out of order, it is finally expected to begin.
Easing financial burdens focus of 13-week course
September 2, 2010
In these economic times, it’s hard to get on track financially. But Dave Ramsey has a plan.
Lansing resident takes over National Guard unit
September 2, 2010
The Kansas National Guard’s 35th Infantry Division has a new commanding general.
Escaped Kansas inmate apprehended in KCMO
September 2, 2010
George Dudley, an inmate at the Larned State Hospital who escaped from custody while making a court appearance Monday at the Wyandotte County Courthouse, was apprehended Tuesday afternoon.
Businesswoman trades bank job to open salon
September 2, 2010
When Holly Mikkelsen graduated from college in Chicago with a double degree in international business and finance and a minor in Spanish, she immediately found a job working at a bank.
Dedication event slated for Friday at Basehor-Linwood home football game
September 2, 2010
A dedication for the new football field and the Health and Wellness Center will take place at 6:40 p.m. Friday prior to the Basehor-Linwood High School football team’s home game against Piper.
Laborer father becomes hero in daughter’s eyes
September 2, 2010
“Bowed by the weight of the centuries he leans/Upon his hoe and gazes on the ground/The emptiness of the ages in his face/And on his back the burden of the world” — Edwin Markham, “The Man with the Hoe.”