Archive for Wednesday, December 28, 2011

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100 years ago…
December 28, 2011
One of the most fascinating facets of history is that the same problems reoccur over and over again. It might come as a surprise, but Americans a century ago in 1912 were facing problems that are very similar to modern day issues.
Letters: Save the Carnegie Arts Center
December 28, 2011
In 2012, the Carnegie Arts Center should celebrate its 25th anniversary.
Sportsmanship, championships among lasting images from 2011
December 28, 2011
What a remarkable year 2011 was for Bonner Springs and Basehor-Linwood sports. State championships were celebrated, and sports teams took serious steps forward. School records fell and history was made.
Basehor resident becomes consultant for Tastefully Simple
December 28, 2011
A Basehor resident has become an independent consultant for a national direct sales company selling food products.
Sentinel, city, county offices to be closed Monday
December 28, 2011
The Sentinel’s office in Tonganoxie will be closed Monday, Jan. 2, in observance of New Year’s Day. The Chieftain office in Bonner Springs will be closed Monday, as well.
Nettleton Manor residents honor Tiblow Transit
December 28, 2011
About 80 Nettleton Manor Apartments residents and guests had a Christmas dinner Dec. 15, organized by the company that owns the apartments, FPD Management Inc.
County official Magaha wins state emergency management award
December 28, 2011
Leavenworth County Emergency Management director Chuck Magaha this fall was given a Life Member award from the Kansas Emergency Management Association.
3rd runner up calls Miss Rodeo America pageant a ‘once-in-a-lifetime experience’
December 28, 2011
The crown and title of Miss Rodeo America was the ultimate goal. But while Alyssa Morrison of Bonner Springs, who holds the title of Miss Rodeo Kansas 2011, only came close, she says she is far from disappointed.
Biggest Basehor stories of 2011: Loughry firing, recalls top readers’ list
December 28, 2011
On Sept. 19, 2011, a Basehor bombshell dropped.
Gesture of kindness was most unforgettable story this year
December 28, 2011
There has been plenty to celebrate on the local sports scene in 2011, from multiple state championships by the Basehor-Linwood High School track team to the resurrection of the basketball programs at Bonner Springs High School, the BLHS football team’s 10-win season and two wrestling state champions at BSHS.