Archive for Thursday, March 31, 2011

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BLHS golfers 6th at Bonner Springs Invitational
March 31, 2011
A shorthanded Basehor-Linwood boys golf team placed sixth at the Bonner Springs Invitational Thursday at Sunflower Hills Golf Course.
Basehor-Linwood school board candidate questionnaire: Eric Dove
March 31, 2011
Incumbent Eric Dove is running unopposed for Position 3 on the Basehor-Linwood school board in the April 5 election.
Basehor-Linwood school board candidate questionnaire: Dayna Miller
March 31, 2011
Incumbent Dayna Miller is running unopposed for Position 2 on the Basehor-Linwood school board in the April 5 election.
Basehor-Linwood school board candidate questionnaire: Lori Van Fleet
March 31, 2011
Lori Van Fleet is one of three candidates running for Position 7 on the Basehor-Linwood school board in the April 5 election.
Basehor-Linwood school board candidate questionnaire: Jeff Tindell
March 31, 2011
Jeff Tindell is one of three candidates running for Position 7 on the Basehor-Linwood school board in the April 5 election.
Basehor-Linwood school board candidate questionnaire: Jim Peters
March 31, 2011
Jim Peters is one of three candidates running for Position 7 on the Basehor-Linwood school board in the April 5 election.
Basehor-Linwood school board candidate questionnaire: Larry Harms
March 31, 2011
Larry Harms is one of two candidates running for Position 1 on the Basehor-Linwood school board in the April 5 election.
Basehor-Linwood school board candidate questionnaire: Jeané Redmond
March 31, 2011
Incumbent Jeané Redmond is one of two candidates running for Position 1 on the Basehor-Linwood school board in the April 5 election.
Basehor City Council candidate questionnaire: Bill Moyer
March 31, 2011
Incumbent Bill Moyer is one of six candidates running for three Basehor City Council seats in the April 5 election.
Basehor City Council candidate questionnaire: Travis Miles
March 31, 2011
Travis Miles is one of six candidates running for three Basehor City Council seats in the April 5 election
Basehor City Council candidate questionnaire: Iris Dysart
March 31, 2011
Incumbent Iris Dysart is one of six candidates running for three Basehor City Council seats in the April 5 election.
Basehor City Council candidate questionnaire: Richard Drennon
March 31, 2011
Richard Drennon is one of six candidates running for three Basehor City Council seats in the April 5 election.
Basehor City Council candidate questionnaire: Fred Box
March 31, 2011
Fred Box is one of six candidates running for three Basehor City Council seats in the April 5 election.
Tonganoxie police officer, Leavenworth County Sheriff’s office deputy part of law enforcement graduating class
March 31, 2011
A Tonganoxie police officer was one of 58 new law enforcement officers recognized for graduating from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Center on March 4 outside Yoder, which is near Hutchinson.
Return of state veterans has Bobcats optimistic as track season begins
March 31, 2011
Dakkota Edmonds medaled in a pair of events last season at the Class 4A Track and Field State Championships and is poised for another strong season.
Braves battle tough early schedule, earn victory against Bishop Miege
March 31, 2011
The Bonner Springs boys tennis team was a bit overwhelmed in its season-opener Monday at Gardner-Edgerton when the Braves squared off with GEHS, Blue Valley Northwest and St. Thomas Aquinas, but that’s exactly what Bonner Springs coach Bill Scott wanted.
Lenten season gives us opportunity to ‘get it right’
March 31, 2011
We were having brunch in a local restaurant; the late morning sun spilled across the white tablecloth and ricocheted through a water glass on the table.
Neighbors: Ashley Razak
March 31, 2011
Meet Bonner Springs resident Ashley Razak
BLHS golf squad looking for new leaders to emerge
March 31, 2011
As the Basehor-Linwood golf team prepares to tee off next week in the first tournament of the season, coaches are looking for the player who will lead the team.
Lansing, Basehor-Linwood boys dominate basketball league honors
March 31, 2011
Kaw Valley League champion and Class 5A fourth-place finisher Lansing led the way on the All-Kaw Valley League boys basketball team as four Lions were honored as being among the league’s best players.
BLHS earns KSHSAA sportsmanship award
March 31, 2011
The Kansas State High School Activities Association has announced its State Basketball Tournament Sportsmanship Awards, and Basehor-Linwood High School was recognized for its good behavior during the Class 4A state tournament.
Bobcats, Braves lead the way on All-KVL girls hoops squad
March 31, 2011
A Kaw Valley League championship and third-place finish at the Class 4A state tournament set the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team apart from the pack this season, and opposing coaches gave credit where credit was due.
Home school students qualify for competition
March 31, 2011
Three Bonner Springs home school students recently earned first-place awards in a regional forensics competition and now will move on to the national competition.
Grinter Place Farmer’s Market seeks participants
March 31, 2011
Organizers of the Grinter Place Friends Farmer’s Market are seeking growers, egg producers, pie bakers, jam and jelly makers, and crafters who wish to participate in the market, which will be going on over 22 dates between June 4 and Nov. 6 at the Grinter Place Friend’s Visitor’s Center, 1400 S. 78th St., Kansas City, Kan.
Remember When
March 31, 2011
A look back at this week in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.
No candidates running for mayor in Linwood election
March 31, 2011
City elections will take place Tuesday in Linwood, but residents wanting to cast a vote for all three open positions will be forced to write in the names of at least two candidates.
Experience plentiful in county commission race
March 31, 2011
In addition to deciding the fate of the local city council and school board members, Bonner Springs and Edwardsville voters on Tuesday will help decide the at-large Wyandotte County commissioner.
Chief’s Corner: Know your Basehor pet regulations
March 31, 2011
With the beginning of spring and the warmer temperatures, we are all eager to start enjoying the great outdoors.
Election Day approaching on Tuesday
Past numbers suggest Basehor voter turnout to be less than 20 percent
March 31, 2011
If recent history is any guide, fewer than one in five Basehor voters will likely respond to an opportunity next week to shape the Basehor City Council.
Our library: A little history
March 31, 2011
What started out as a coffee shop to help to get people to stop in, we soon had a children’s corner about 8’ x 8’. With books and toys, fiction, non-fiction, and mysteries, we finally were a real library, small but nice.
A dramatic ‘Influence’
BLHS play centers on drugs, alcohol
March 31, 2011
You can never just assume it won’t happen to your family, Ron Grover says. After his son became a drug addict, he realized it could happen to anyone.