Archive for Wednesday, March 6, 2013

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13th annual Marble Crazy has busiest weekend ever
March 6, 2013
The 13th Annual Marble Crazy started off slow and easy on Friday, when snow flurries kept crowds to a regular, manageable pace.
To the editor: Thanks for support
March 6, 2013
From the Police Department to the treasured staff at Alden-Harrington and through the last note of Taps at his inurnment, the Bonner Springs community was heartwarming in its sympathy and support.
Remember When for March 7, 2013
March 6, 2013
Events reported this week in The Chieftain from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
BLHS powerlifters second at Belton ahead of Saturday’s state meet
March 6, 2013
The Bobcats return to competition on Saturday with the state meet in Abilene. Last season, the BLHS girls won their fifth straight state title and the boys won their third straight. In the process, three girls broke state records and coach Ross Schwisow said the boys had their most successful performance.
Leavenworth Co. undersheriff reflects on long career
March 6, 2013
After more than 47 years in law enforcement, Ron Cranor has his share of stories to tell — including his involvement in the execution of Richard Hickock and Perry Smith.
Basehor Library to host candidate forum
March 6, 2013
Basehor Community Library will have a candidate forum at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 19.
Council on aging seeks input from residents
March 6, 2013
Leavenworth County Council on Aging will have a public hearing at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, for residents to provide input on the agency’s programs.
Developmental screenings available Friday in Basehor
March 6, 2013
Leavenworth County public school districts are offering free developmental screenings for children ranging in age from infants to 5 years old from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Friday at First Baptist Church in Basehor.
Dairy Days vendor applications now available
March 6, 2013
Basehor Dairy Days is now accepting vendor and booth applications.
Elementary schools planning kindergarten roundup events
March 6, 2013
With spring approaching, local elementary schools are planning their kindergarten roundups to welcome young students to school.
City council reviews new insurance premiums
March 6, 2013
Basehor City Council discussed renewing its property and liability insurance at its brief meeting Monday night.
Three Braves represent BSHS, Kansas in KC Metro Classic
March 6, 2013
Senior Justus Seaton, Jonathan Blackwell and Aaron Puckett each represented the Braves in the 21st annual KC Metro Classic Tuesday at Kansas City Kansas Community College in a postseason all-star meet pitting the top seniors from Kansas and Missouri against one another.
Basehor police calls: Feb. 25- March 2
March 6, 2013
Basehor police calls for Feb. 25- March 2.
Thoughts turn to 2013-14 for BLHS boys basketball team
12:49 p.m., March 6, 2013 Updated 10:51 a.m.
The day after their bid for a chance to defend their 2012 state championship ended in defeat, several Basehor-Linwood basketball players approached coach Mike McBride with a question: When can we get back in the gym?
Food: Fast, healthy pear crisp a good dessert for any season
March 6, 2013
Sometimes, even on a weeknight, you really crave a little dessert. But making dessert takes time, and you already are spending time cooking up the main event, namely dinner. That’s where this recipe comes to the rescue.