Archive for Thursday, June 16, 2011

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Polls

How much should Basehor spend to remain a no-kill city?

Response Percent
Any additional cost is too much; the city should drop the no-kill policy.
 
42%
The city should spend as much as is necessary to avoid euthanizing animals.
 
38%
$10,000 is an appropriate annual expense for finding new homes for strays.
 
9%
The current $3,000 animal control budget should be the maximum.
 
9%
Total 54

All stories

Phony war hero indicted for fraud in Fort Leavenworth construction projects
June 16, 2011
When the economy slowed down and construction jobs started drying up, Warren K. Parker had an idea for getting more business.
Honor roll: Linwood Elementary School, fourth quarter
June 16, 2011
The following students were recognized on the honor rolls for Linwood Elementary School for the fourth quarter.
Honor roll: Basehor Intermediate School, fourth quarter
June 16, 2011
The following students were recognized on the Basehor Intermediate School honor rolls for the fourth quarter.
Honor roll: Basehor-Linwood High School, second semester
June 16, 2011
The following students were honored with a spot on the Basehor-Linwood High School honor rolls for the second semester.
Basehor City Council meeting agenda: June 20
June 16, 2011
The Basehor City Council has regular meetings on the third Monday of each month at Basehor City Hall.
Basehor service groups unaware of revoked tax-exempt status
June 16, 2011
Leaders of two Basehor service organizations said it was news to them when the Internal Revenue Service announced last week that it had revoked their groups’ tax-exempt status.
Creighton dean’s list includes 2 from Basehor
June 16, 2011
Two Basehor natives earned a spot on the dean’s list at Creighton University for the spring semester, the university announced this week.
Local student on Columbia College dean’s list
June 16, 2011
A Basehor student has been named to the spring dean’s list at Columbia College in Columbia, Mo.
City’s no-kill animal policy comes with costs
June 16, 2011
Around 7 a.m. today, and again this evening, Slim Wilson will drive through the sliding gate in the chain-link fence that guards Basehor’s water treatment plant to visit a cat he picked up near Basehor-Linwood High School this past weekend.
Basehor-area residents travel to Joplin to help out
June 16, 2011
Even before they drove into Joplin, Mo., late last month, Amber and Josh Wade had an idea of what it’s like to lose everything.
Bonner church celebrates 50th anniversary
June 16, 2011
Bonner Springs Church of the Nazarene celebrated its 50th anniversary over the weekend with the promise to grow and continue to serve the community for another 50 years.
Neighbors: Richard Drennon
June 16, 2011
Richard Drennon shares a little bit about himself in this week’s Neighbors column.
Picnic raises funds for camp
June 16, 2011
Walnut Grove Bible Church will play host to a chicken dinner picnic and benefit auction to send youths to summer camp at Camp Daniel.
Sharing stories of survival
June 16, 2011
We are all survivors.
Letters: Thanks for the support
June 16, 2011
The family members of Larry Berg, former City Band director and longtime member of the Bonner Springs community, would like to express our sincere appreciation for all the love and support that was given to us during this sudden passing of Larry.
Be respectful of anthems
June 16, 2011
If someone were to ask me when “The Star-Spangled Banner” became our national anthem, I would have guessed that it probably happened in the 19th century, possibly after the Civil War.
Arm injury doesn’t derail Patton in quest to play college baseball
June 16, 2011
Nearly two years after suffering an injury that he feared would derail his baseball career, Jared Patton will continue playing at the college level.
Wristen: New Major League Soccer stadium is backyard treasure
June 16, 2011
After 16 months of construction, the hole in the ground next to the Kansas Speedway has been transformed into a palace. It’s a soccer kingdom, really.
Remember When
June 16, 2011
Area memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Sandstone striving to overcome economy
June 16, 2011
Last year was a “bloodbath” for music venues across the country.
Braves’ Seaton to continue wrestling career at FHSU
June 16, 2011
Caleb Seaton won’t be packing on the pounds any time soon.
Lansing’s got talent
June 16, 2011
I am just amazed at the number of talented kids we have in our little town of Lansing.
Shawnee toddler’s legacy lives in acts of kindness
June 16, 2011
Lucy Weber lived to see only one birthday.
10-year-old among relay’s cancer survivors
June 16, 2011
Wilson Bledsoe took to the track Friday at a walk with his friend, Cade Stapp, but about a third of the way around, Wilson decided he needed to make good on his promise.
Organizers work to re-establish farmer’s market at Grinter Place
June 16, 2011
About 20 years ago, the only farmer’s market in the immediate area was a thriving, bustling market on the grounds of the Grinter Place Historic Site in Kansas City, Kan., Phil Noah said.