Archive for Wednesday, February 8, 2012

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Do you do anything special with your sweetheart for Valentine's Day?

Response Percent
We go out to dinner or do something special in town.
 
25%
I always get him/her a card.
 
22%
No, Valentine’s Day was just created by greeting card companies.
 
21%
I get him/her a card, chocolates, jewelry or other special gift.
 
19%
No, I don’t have a sweetheart.
 
10%
Total 66

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Former Congressman announces he has Alzheimer’s
February 8, 2012
Former U.S. Congressman Dennis Moore has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, he announced Wednesday. Following is the letter Moore sent to news outlets and constituents.
Madlock to be introduced as new BSHS volleyball coach
04:57 p.m., February 8, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Later this month, Bonner Springs High School will formally introduce its new volleyball coach, Jannette Madlock, who brings with her a decorated resume that her new school hopes to add to.
Scouting still important
February 8, 2012
Recently, I was asked if I thought the Boy Scouts of America remains a vital and viable organization for young men in the 21st century.
Basehor-Linwood spellers place high in area bees
February 8, 2012
Three Basehor-Linwood Middle School students placed in the Kaw Valley League and Leavenworth County spelling bees during the past week.
Basehor-Linwood Education Foundation meeting set for next week
February 8, 2012
The Basehor-Linwood Education Foundation will have its annual meeting next week, and any residents interested in getting involved are welcome to attend.
Neighbors: Blake Waters
February 8, 2012
This week’s Neighbor is Blake Waters, president of the Basehor Chamber of Commerce.
Younger’s 24 lead resurgent Bobcat boys past Bishop Ward Tuesday
01:51 p.m., February 8, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Coach Mike McBride can sense that this year’s team is starting to get into postseason shape.
Clutch BLHS girls net fourth win in five games
01:38 p.m., February 8, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Kara Stephens stepped to the foul line having not scored a point in the game, the Bobcats up 52-51 against Bishop Ward with less than a minute left.
Bonner Springs swimmers bound for state
01:37 p.m., February 8, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The Bonner Springs boys swim team qualified several Braves for state competition last week in the team’s final home meet of the season.
Bonner Springs, Basehor pursue entry into Frontier League
01:35 p.m., February 8, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Four Kaw Valley League high schools could learn Thursday whether they will be invited to join the Frontier League.
Bonner Springs girls give coach Clay Oakes his 200th career victory
12:56 a.m., February 8, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Bonner Springs girls basketball coach Clay Oakes could be forgiven for being taken by surprise slightly after it was announced that Tuesday’s victory against Lansing was career win No. 200.
Bonner Springs boys can’t keep up with league-leading Lansing in rematch
12:54 a.m., February 8, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Early in the second half there were flirtations, but the magic just wasn’t there this time. Not when Bonner Springs boys basketball and Lansing met once more.