Archive for Thursday, September 30, 2010

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Stoner, Lo-Mar residents to pay for increased street costs
September 30, 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.
Work slated for Mary St.
September 30, 2010
Weather permitting on Friday, Oct. 1, east bound and west bound traffic will be impeded on West Mary Street from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. due to Centre Drive roadway improvements.
Two BLHS golfers medal at SFT
September 30, 2010
Two Basehor-Linwood girls golfers medaled on Tuesday at the Santa Fe Trail Invitational.
BLHS volleyball splits matches on Senior Night
September 30, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood volleyball team split a pair of matches on Senior Night Tuesday.
Bobcats play tough at tourney
Basehor-Linwood earns third place at Louisburg
September 30, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood volleyball team went a week and a half without competing, and the result was a slow start Saturday morning at the Louisburg Tournament.The Basehor-Linwood volleyball team went a week and a half without competing, and the result was a slow start Saturday morning at the Louisburg Tournament.
Bonner Springs boys runners develop depth at Ottawa meet
September 30, 2010
The Bonner Springs High School boys cross country team has spent the early part of the season searching for a strong first five that can give the Braves a competitive team score by the end of the season.
Fatigue doesn’t slow Bobcats at Tonganoxie Invitational
September 30, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood cross country team has enjoyed the past week away from racing, and it was a welcome break after the Bobcats competed in three meets in six days.
Friends of the Library book sale slated Oct. 1-3
September 30, 2010
Our Lansing Library will be 13 years old in January. It has grown by leaps and bounds and we are now in a wonderful building and location north of City Hall.
Basehor car show set for Oct. 9
September 30, 2010
The 13th Annual Basehor Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show will take place beginning at noon on Saturday, Oct. 9, in the parking lot of Basehor-Linwood High School.
Holy-Field Winery part of Kaw Valley Farms Tour
September 30, 2010
The Kaw Valley Farms Tour will be 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday throughout the area, and Holy-Field Winery is one of the 21 stops on the tour.
BLMS student picked for ‘tween’ magazine
September 30, 2010
Jenna Espinoza’s mother just didn’t want her to get her hopes up too high. She’d applied twice before to be featured in nationally circulating magazines and hadn’t heard back.
Donated land now will cost city, school district $129,000
September 30, 2010
Because of a technical snafu brought to light by a bank foreclosure, the city of Basehor and the Basehor-Linwood School District are paying a combined $129,000 for pieces of property they thought they already owned.
Basehor museum aims for spot on Freedom’s Frontier map
September 30, 2010
A possible new partnership for the Basehor Historical Museum would shine a spotlight on Basehor’s role in the history of the Missouri-Kansas border area — and open the door to increased publicity and perhaps a share of federal funding.
Holy-Field Oktoberfest to offer music, food, wine
September 30, 2010
Holy-Field Vineyard & Winery, 18807 158th St., will have an Oktoberfest celebration from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9.
BLHS marching band takes top spot at Bonner competition
September 30, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood High School marching band finished first in its class at the Bonner Springs Marching Invitational at Bonner Springs High School last week.
Planning Commission cancels meeting
September 30, 2010
The Basehor Planning Commission has canceled its meeting scheduled for Tuesday.
11,000 Scouts unite for campout in Bonner
September 30, 2010
More than 10,000 youths gathered this past weekend at a makeshift campground in Bonner Springs, united by a single component.
Latest KSHSAA numbers send Bonner Springs back to Class 4A
September 30, 2010
Bonner Springs High School has spent the past four years competing in Class 5A postseason competition, but now the Braves are headed back to Class 4A.
Congressional candidates go negative at forum
September 30, 2010
Education, health care reform and climate change were among topics of discussion by candidates seeking the 3rd Congressional District seat at a forum last week.
Recalling reunions past
September 30, 2010
Certainly, I have always enjoyed class reunions. I guess what I enjoy most is keeping up with old friends and remembering times long past. This is important to me since I have been gone from Garnett for decades and I no longer have relatives living there.
Daylong Atchison visit confirms goodness in people
September 30, 2010
We ambled north on a September day that felt much like a day in October. The roads and fields were socked in with fog — unusual weather for Kansas at this time of year.
Remember When
September 30, 2010
A look back at this date in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.
BLHS classmates seek homecoming float victory — again
September 30, 2010
Caitlyn Clark and Owen Lewis, Basehor-Linwood High School seniors, can see the younger classes gunning for them.
I-70 project ongoing until mid-October
September 30, 2010
A resurfacing project that’s expected to last until mid-October is under way in the eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 70, from 118th Street to Kansas Highway 7, in Wyandotte County.
Library Medicare workshop offers information for seniors
September 30, 2010
Basehor Community Library will play host to a workshop about changes to Medicare taking place this year at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
Rutherford sparks BLHS soccer squad past Piper
September 30, 2010
Patrick Rutherford gave the Basehor-Linwood boys soccer team another lift in a 1-0 victory against Piper Monday afternoon at home.
Neighbors: Jim Washington
September 30, 2010
Meet Jim Washington of Basehor.