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New technology means new challenges for libraries
November 20, 2012
Visitors to the Tonganoxie Public Library are letting director Kelly Fann know that they aren’t there just for traditional paper books.
Council decides upon annexation funding
November 20, 2012
Basehor City Council members pushed forward with the annexation of four plats at Briarwood Estates during their meeting Monday night.
Leavenworth holiday parade will be Nov. 30
November 20, 2012
The Leavenworth Main Street Program will have its annual Holiday Lighted Parade at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30 in downtown Leavenworth.
Returning to optimism
November 20, 2012
It seems to me that we need a national dose of enthusiasm and thankfulness.
KCKCC to host two business workshops
November 20, 2012
Kansas City Kansas Community College will be participating in the world’s largest celebration of innovators and job creators during the week of Nov. 12-18.
Remember When for Nov. 21, 2012
November 20, 2012
Events from this week reported in The Chieftain from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Police make further arrests in Nov. 2 assault
November 20, 2012
Bonner Springs Police have arrested and charged two individuals in the Nov. 2 robbery and assault of a 24-year-old Basehor man and may charge another woman in the case.
All-Kaw Valley League volleyball teams announced
November 20, 2012
Four Basehor-Linwood and three Bonner Springs volleyball players are recognized on this year’s All-Kaw Valley League team.
Bobcats, Braves represented on 2012 All-KVL football team
November 20, 2012
Nine players from both the Bobcats’ and Bonner Springs’ rosters were recognized. A complete list of each team’s All-KVL selections follows.
First-year girls coach seeks to return Bobcats to playing in March
12:21 p.m., November 20, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Jason Tatkenhorst may have had a chance to get to know his players briefly during the summer, but when the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team started practice this month, Tatkenhorst officially became “Coach”.
First-year BSHS boys coach doesn’t think young Braves team is far from contention
12:19 p.m., November 20, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
To keep the tradition going, Streit won the job and he enters his first year as head coach. It’s an easy transition given the circumstances. He has known the players and system for years, conferred with some head coaching decisions as an assistant and has worked with the players all summer. The only speed bump is the loss of eight seniors, four of them starters.
Long road back nears end: Senior eager to lead young Braves squad
12:14 p.m., November 20, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
In April, the weight of Bonner Springs senior Anna Deegan came down on her knee, her anterior cruciate ligament tearing with a sickening pop, ending her spring soccer season and paving a long path back to the basketball court for her final season. Though her being cleared to practice six months after the injury is on the quick end of timetables for ACL tear recoveries, Deegan still must wait until the first week of December to learn whether she is cleared to play.
‘Everybody’s gunning for us’: BLHS title defense begins without Johnson
12:05 p.m., November 20, 2012 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Inside the Basehor-Linwood gymnasium, giant team photos depicting the school’s two boys basketball state championship teams are in full view from nearly any angle. The second banner, the one earned during last season’s 23-3 run, followed by three seasons the program’s first title won in 2009. As BLHS coach Mike McBride sat inside the empty gym one afternoon before the start of this latest title defense, it became apparent that the two seasons separating the banners could prove every bit as instrumental in creating future triumphs.
Food: Rugelach: A Jewish cookie you can give to anyone
November 20, 2012
You don’t have to be Jewish or celebrate Hanukkah to love these rugelach, which is made with sour cream instead of cream cheese, making the pastry lighter and flakier than most rugelach.