Archive for Thursday, April 19, 2012

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Leavenworth County airport process a slow one, official says
April 19, 2012
The conversation’s been going on for about five years, and it could last quite a while longer.
Sixth graders made plea for healthier lunches
April 19, 2012
The USD 204 Board of Education Monday heard a presentation from Clark Middle School sixth graders asking for healthier lunch options.
Beware possible insurance scams
April 19, 2012
I opened my door to find a salesman who wanted to sell me cancer insurance. Really?
Remember When for April 19, 2012
April 19, 2012
Events reported in The Chieftain this week from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Email scams abound
April 19, 2012
About four times each day, I check my e-mail and I am shocked by some of the “spam.”
Marble Day events set May 5
April 19, 2012
The sixth annual “Marble Day” celebration will take place 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 5, in the downtown area of Bonner Springs.
Tractor Cruise’ to serve as Ag Hall fundraiser
April 19, 2012
Tractors of all ages and their owners will gather at The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame on Saturday, May 5, to gather for the “farmer’s version of a 5K.”
I-435/I-70 ramps to close beginning Monday
April 19, 2012
Repair work is set to begin at 9 a.m. Monday, April 23, on the bridge from Interstate 435/State Avenue to eastbound Interstate 70.
Rarer than gold: Girl Scout plans to earn highest award
April 19, 2012
Jenna Hammond credits Girl Scouts with helping her find her passion in life: caring for animals.
Basehor-Linwood High School musicians qualify for state festival
April 19, 2012
After 107 Basehor-Linwood High School students competed in regional music festivals, 68 have qualified for state competitions, including several who qualified in more than one event.
Elementary students invited to BLHS spring play, ‘The Princess King’
April 19, 2012
Basehor-Linwood elementary students and their families are invited to the Basehor-Linwood High School spring play, “The Princess King,” this week.
Letter: Lack of female representation in Basehor
April 19, 2012
Taxation without representation is a situation in which a government imposes taxes on a particular group of the citizens, despite the citizens not consenting OR having an actual representative deliver their views.
2012 Kansas Relays participants from BSHS and BLHS
April 19, 2012
High school track and field athletes begin competition in the 85th Kansas Relays at 8 a.m. on Friday with the javelin throw and 4-mile relay inside Lawrence’s Memorial Stadium.
Hundreds cheer Basehor-Linwood basketball team at community assembly for state champions
April 19, 2012
A few hundred supporters cheered Wednesday night as Basehor-Linwood High School recognized its state champion boys’ basketball team with a pep assembly.