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Remember When for May 2, 2013
May 2, 2013
Events reported in The Chieftain from this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
State officials working overtime to keep up with concealed-carry permits
May 2, 2013
Kansans are still applying for concealed-carry permits in large numbers, and state officials are just managing to keep up with them, the Kansas Attorney General’s office reported Thursday.
Attorney General Holder tells Brownback new gun law is unconstitutional
May 2, 2013
Topeka — A new Kansas law that criminalizes federal enforcement of gun laws is unconstitutional, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder has said.
Basehor City Council work session agenda: May 6
May 2, 2013
The Basehor City Council has a work session at 7 p.m. on the first Monday of each month at Basehor City Hall.
PAT offers toilet training class
May 2, 2013
Basehor-Linwood Parents As Teachers will present “Toilet Learning: Ready, Set, Go!” from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Basehor Elementary School.
Tonganoxie man pleads no contest for failure to register as offender
May 2, 2013
A 48-year-old Tonganoxie man pleaded no contest to one count of failure to register as required by the Kansas Offender Registration Act on Wednesday in Leavenworth County District Court.
Basehor police calls: April 9-25
May 2, 2013
Basehor police calls for April 9-25.
BLHS seniors awarded community scholarships
May 2, 2013
After years of hard work inside the classroom and out, Basehor-Linwood High School seniors were honored with community scholarships April 24.
BLHS teacher wins award for classroom decorating
May 2, 2013
Basehor-Linwood High School teacher Mary Myer won third place in a classroom decorating contest sponsored by Emporia State University.
BLHS students earn engineering scholarships at competition
May 2, 2013
After competing in an engineering competition at Wichita State University, Basehor-Linwood High School students Paul Rehm and Jared Kenton have won $2,000-scholarships to WSU’s College of Engineering.
Gardening and giving back
May 2, 2013
This summer, the Basehor Community Garden will provide an extra community service for residents in need thanks to Rustlers 4-H Club.
BLMS eighth-grade boys track wins KVL meet
May 2, 2013
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School’s eighth-grade boys track and field team won the team championship at Wednesday’s Kaw Valley League meet at Mill Valley High in Shawnee.
Updated: BLHS soccer, softball games postponed Thursday; Piper meet canceled Friday
10:05 a.m., May 2, 2013 Updated 11:13 a.m.
Thursday’s unseasonable weather has forced the cancelation of a pair of Basehor-Linwood sporting events.
BLHS baseball sweeps Braves after Butch Foster tournament
May 2, 2013
The Braves (2-13) mounted a late rally in the opener, scoring nine runs in the final two innings, but the Bobcats (5-7) used a nine-run sixth to maintain their lead and cap a 15-11 victory. BLHS clinched a sweep with an 11-4 win in the nightcap.
BLHS girls track first, BSHS boys third at Bonner Springs Invitational
May 2, 2013
The weather finally cooperated on Tuesday for the Bonner Springs Invitational track and field meet.
Bobcat softball riding six-game win streak
May 2, 2013
The Basehor-Linwood softball team has swept three league doubleheaders in six days, carrying a six-game winning streak into Thursday’s doubleheader against Turner.
Briefly: BSHS boys golf first, softball ends slump
May 2, 2013
The Bonner Springs boys golf team closed out the season in the same fashion with which it began, taking a first-place finish at the Mount Academy Invitational on Tuesday.