Archive for Thursday, January 27, 2011

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Prison Bureau seeking public comment on plans for new Leavenworth facility
January 27, 2011
The Federal Bureau of Prisons is asking for public input on a proposed new federal prison in Leavenworth.
Braves good as gold at Baldwin Invitational
January 27, 2011
Three games in a 26-hour period weren’t enough to slow down the Bonner Springs boys basketball team.
BLHS completes 4-peat
Basehor-Linwood boys use physical performance to win home tournament
January 27, 2011
Basehor-Linwood coach Mike McBride said he felt a little bit like a football coach during the 53-45 victory against Park Hill (Mo.) Saturday in the championship game of the Basehor-Linwood Basketball Invitational.
Bonner Springs girls dominate KCC in tournament opener
12:00 a.m., January 27, 2011 Updated 11:13 a.m.
Three days after the Bonner Springs High School boys basketball team brought home a tournament championship, the BSHS girls took the first step toward a tournament title of their own.
BLHS grad Lombardino earms MIAA hoops honor
January 27, 2011
Cassie Lombardino, a Washburn University junior and Basehor-Linwood High School graduate, as honored as the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association Women’s Basketball Player of the Week.
BLMS 8th-grade boys beat LTMS, split with PRMS
January 27, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball teams have opened the 2011 season with a bang.
BLMS 7th-grade boys hoops off to strong start
January 27, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School seventh-grade boys basketball teams are off to a good start to the 2011 season.
Basehor-Linwood girls struggle to 7th-place finish at tourney
January 27, 2011
While it wasn’t the game they wanted to play in, the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team liked the result on Saturday.
Letters: Unhappy wiith ordinance
January 27, 2011
Regarding the letter that was sent out last week by the city of Basehor: Too bad we didn’t get this letter before the Basehor City Council voted on the sewer hike and the trash hike. I’m sure lots of people would have noticed about their concerns.
Remember When
January 27, 2011
A look back at this week in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.
Neighbors: Jeanine Bush
January 27, 2011
Get to know Bonner Springs resident Jeanine Bush.
Happy birthday, Kansas!
January 27, 2011
Kansas is the 34th state in the Union and this Saturday, Jan. 29, will be our 150th birthday.
Statehood film to premiere at KCKCC
January 27, 2011
A film that has its premiere tonight at Kansas City Kansas Community College explores the roots of Kansas’ statehood that took hold here in Wyandotte County.
Leavenworth County Humane Society annual meeting next week
January 27, 2011
The Leavenworth County Humane Society will have its annual meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Basehor Community Library, 1400 158th St.
Races set as filing deadline passes for local elections
Six file for City Council; three to face off for at-large school board seat
January 27, 2011
Final election filings for Basehor City Council and Basehor-Linwood school board guarantee that Basehor-area voters will see some new faces in office after this spring.
Hero in fatigues
Fort Leavenworth soldier helps woman with MS episode on road
January 27, 2011
Amanda Dearinger lay her head on the steering wheel. Her eyes closed, her head spun, and her SUV was stopped, hazard lights blinking. Her 6-year-old daughter and 2-year-old son sat in the backseat.
Bonner library to discuss Kansas books-to-films
January 27, 2011
When Vicky Wheeler watches the 1955 movie “Picnic,” she sees several familiar faces.
Kasselman resigns after 15 years as Bonner Springs football coach
Longtime BSHS leader guided program to five state playoff appearances, 65 victories
January 27, 2011
Four years ago, Bonner Springs High School football coach Lew Kasselman was forced to wait for more than two months to find out if he’d retain his coaching position.
Thanks, Gutenberg
January 27, 2011
Recently I was reading a list of the greatest inventors and inventions in the long history of the world. Glancing over the names, it is a hard task to disagree with any of the choices: Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell, Benjamin Franklin, Henry Ford and the Wright brothers, to name a few men who have changed the world.