Archive for Thursday, April 14, 2011

Also from April 14

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Should the Basehor-Linwood school district add a school resource officer?

Response Percent
No — Even if it wouldn’t cost anything, the district doesn’t need an armed officer.
Yes — It would help, and it wouldn’t cost much.
Total 130

Have you changed your driving habits in response to the rising gas prices?

Response Percent
Yes, I don’t drive nearly as much.
Yes, I have altered my plans slightly.
No, and I don’t intend to.
No, but I plan to if it gets much more expensive.
Total 46

All stories

Former BLHS teacher to appear on ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’
April 14, 2011
A former Basehor-Linwood High School teacher and coach will appear on the game show “Who Wants to be a Millionaire” next week.
Thunderstorms, hail possible Thursday afternoon, evening
April 14, 2011
Thunderstorms, heavy rain and hail are possible Thursday afternoon and evening across northeast Kansas, according to the Hazardous Weather Outlook from the National Weather Service offices in Topeka and Pleasant Hill, Mo.
Bobcat track tops at Perry: BLHS boys 1st, girls 2nd
April 14, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood High School track program has had plenty of good days this season, but suffice to say the Bobcats haven’t had a day quite as good as Tuesday in a long, long time.
BLHS boys soar to 2nd at Bobcat Relays
April 14, 2011
An exhausted Daniel Prioleau came up to Basehor-Linwood track coach Steve Hopkins after the final team scores were announced Friday at the Bobcat Relays.
Lansing’s Pride events sign turns 10
April 14, 2011
This sign has been up and running for 10 years now and has been used by organizations, churches, city announcements, library, museum, etc.
Owner seeks help selling Basehor service station property
April 14, 2011
An old downtown Basehor service station may come alive again before long — but first the property’s owner must clear some regulatory obstacles, with the help of the Basehor City Council.
Basehor-Linwood district looking at adding school resource officer
April 14, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood School District has the opportunity to have a law enforcement officer in the halls of its schools, providing extra security, shouldering responsibilities and tasks that will allow staff more time to teach and manage, and giving students new educational experiences — all at nearly no cost to the district.
Basehor Historical Museum exhibit illustrates life at turn of century
April 14, 2011
Dennis Mertz looks at the images of frontiers, farms and railroads from turn-of-the-20th-Century southwest Kansas and sees Basehor’s past, too.
Letter: Thanks to voters
April 14, 2011
Thank you to all in Ward III who got out and voted and made it possible for me to serve and represent you in Bonner Springs city government.
Neighbors: Staci Lynn Eddy
April 14, 2011
Meet Staci Lynn Eddy of Bonner Springs.
Pitching solid, offense lacking as BLHS baseball falls to Piper
April 14, 2011
Despite having their starting pitchers allow just one earned run in two games, Basehor-Linwood lost a doubleheader to Piper on Monday at BLHS.
Event center opens in downtown Bonner
April 14, 2011
Two new business partners are hoping to provide a much-needed space for banquets and formal events, plus a fun hang-out for teens and space for other community events.
Remember When
April 14, 2011
Area memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago
Fact: It’s difficult to part with fiction
April 14, 2011
Taking a break from work and I end up spring cleaning. The first to be cleared out are books.
Redmond, Pierce lead BLHS softball past Pirates
April 14, 2011
Behind quality starting pitching and timely hitting, the Basehor-Linwood softball team had little trouble in a doubleheader sweep Tuesday against Piper.
Comedian’s show pays visit to Bonner
April 14, 2011
Parts of a stealth visit late last year to Bonner Springs by comedian Larry the Cable Guy soon will be broadcast on cable television’s History Channel.
Youth baseball registration being accepted at YMCA
April 14, 2011
The Bonner Springs Family YMCA currently is accepting registrations for youth baseball leagues.
Healthy Kids Day scheduled for Saturday at YMCA
April 14, 2011
The YMCA of Greater Kansas City is conducting its YMCA Healthy Kids Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at all area locations, including the Bonner Springs Family YMCA.
McClain leads BSHS golfers to 4th at Blazer Invitational
April 14, 2011
The talent pool was deep Thursday, April 7, at the Gardner-Edgerton Blazer Invitational, but the Bonner Springs boys golf team held up just fine.
Bonner homeschoolers to take part in forensics tourney
April 14, 2011
Three Bonner Springs teens are showing off their performance skills this week at a national forensics competition.
Basehor grad Chrisman honored by USM
April 14, 2011
Michelle Chrisman, a junior on the University of St. Mary women’s basketball team and a graduate of Basehor-Linwood High School, was one of three USM basketball players recognized by the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for their efforts on and off the court during the 2010-11 season.
Goals continue to elude BLHS soccer
April 14, 2011
Offense continues to elude the Basehor-Linwood girls soccer team this spring.
STP 400 at Kansas Speedway to be newest NASCAR race in KC
April 14, 2011
Kansas Speedway on Wednesday announced that STP Brands will sponsor the June 5 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at Kansas Speedway after signing a multi-year deal.
Bergstrom represents small schools, contributes big in All-Star Challenge
Basehor-Linwood senior starts alongside 6A stars as Kansas plays Missouri
April 14, 2011
She may have represented one of the smallest schools on the roster, but Basehor-Linwood senior forward Megan Bergstrom proved her game was as big as any of the Class 6A girls who were her teammates.
Thankful candidate
April 14, 2011
I want to say thanks to all the people who voted in the election and the people who voted for me.
Happy birthday, Kiwanis
April 14, 2011
If I could, I would lead a rousing rendition of “Happy Birthday” for the Edwardsville Kiwanis.