Archive for Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Also from September 29

Photos
Photo galleries
Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts of America Centennial Campout
Polls

Will you be taking part in homecoming festivities?

Response Percent
Yes
 
61%
No
 
38%
Total 13

All stories

Bobcats have to battle for 3-2 soccer ‘W’
1-win Chieftains make things difficult for BLHS
September 29, 2010
A cliché showed up on the soccer pitch at Tonganoxie High on Wednesday afternoon. That old line about throwing out the records when rivals meet proved completely true in a match between THS and Basehor-Linwood.
Edwardsville resident among firm’s top demonstrators
September 29, 2010
Edwardsville Stampin’ Up demonstrator Shelly May was recently recognized with an invitation to attend the company’s annual Founder’s Circle retreat in St. George, Utah. The event honors Stampin’ Up’s top achievers.
Basehor-Linwood soccer edges Mill Valley
September 29, 2010
Basehor-Linwood earned a pivotal Kaw Valley League win last week with a 2-1 victory against Mill Valley.
Salvation Army pleads for more food at KCK pantry
September 29, 2010
The Salvation Army in Kansas City, Kan., is issuing an urgent plea for donations to its food pantry, 6723 State Avenue.
City’s Autumn in the Grove festival slated for Oct. 9
September 29, 2010
The event will take place in Kelly Grove Park, East Gilman Road and Kansas Highway 7 (across from Crossroads United Methodist Church).
COMMENTARY: Kansas’ public schools deserve state, local support
September 29, 2010
A recent commentary from incumbent State Rep. Owen Donohoe attempts to lead our community to believe that public education in Kansas is failing and heading for a further downturn. As a lifelong educator who has devoted 35 years of my life to public schools, this is a subject of which I have a bit of expertise. I would like to take this opportunity to educate Rep. Donohoe with the facts.
Heating up fall
September 29, 2010
Fall means the onset of cooler temperatures, and with that comes the need to think about furnaces. K-State Extension offers these tips about furnaces.
Empty pool a sad sight
September 29, 2010
It is one of life’s ironies that places that are supposed to be the very locus of happiness can have the opposite effect if conditions aren’t just right. If you’ve ever wandered onto a deserted playground or ventured into an empty theater you probably know what I mean.