Archive for Thursday, December 15, 2011

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Soldier father surprises 6-year-old daughter in Basehor-Linwood kindergarten class with return
December 15, 2011
The kindergartners chattered loudly, shouting over each other to say words that start with “ch”: “Chicken!” “Chocolate!”
Basehor-Linwood boys strike fast against PHS, roll to 69-33 victory
December 15, 2011
Basehor-Linwood sophomore Caleb Hiss might have had flashbacks to his days a safety during football season on Tuesday night when he picked off an inbound pass from a Piper opponent.
Grinter event demonstrates holiday traditions of the 1800s
December 15, 2011
Back in Moses and Annie Grinter’s day, the holiday season wouldn’t have been complete without a Christmas tree decorated with finger-woven yarn chains, hot apple fritters baked in a cast-iron oven and a warm cup of wassail.
KHP trooper taken by air ambulance to KU hospital following U.S. 24-40 rollover accident.
12:03 p.m., December 15, 2011 Updated 12:34 p.m.
A Kansas Highway Patrol trooper was taken to an area hospital by air ambulance Thursday morning following a rollover accident between Tonganoxie and Basehor.
Residents’ concerns about new Leavenworth prison include visibility, fate of buffalo
December 15, 2011
Federal corrections officials on Wednesday presented two possible plans for a proposed new federal prison in Leavenworth, while also hearing concerns from residents about how the project might affect surrounding areas.
Logan: Timeless sports tales make great gift options
December 15, 2011
As a middle school English teacher and coach who moonlights as a sports reporter, I’ve been lucky.
You are needed
December 15, 2011
There are as many ways to volunteer as there are people in the world.