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Regional wrestling brackets released
February 19, 2014
Brackets for Saturday’s Class 4A regional wrestling tournament in Holton were released Wednesday night by the Kansas State High School Activities Association.
ESU honor list includes 3 local students
February 19, 2014
Three area students are among the 570 listed on Emporia State University’s honor roll for the fall 2013 semester.
Kansas debate over religious beliefs, gay rights will continue
February 19, 2014
Some legislators say they want the issue to go away, but it won’t. Last week, the Kansas Legislature was the object of political scorn across the state and nation after the House approved a bill that critics said would allow Jim Crow-like discrimination against gays and lesbians.
Pitt State honor rolls include Basehor, Bonner students
February 19, 2014
Several area students were listed on Pittsburg State University’s honor rolls for the 2013 fall semester.
Kansas committee still opposes climate change plan, but removes ‘scientific’ protest
February 19, 2014
A Kansas House committee has approved a resolution protesting President Barack Obama’s plan on climate change after stripping out language suggesting the science behind it is flawed.
BLHS wrestlers take second at KVL tournament
February 19, 2014
A few scratches and an unexpected addition made for an interesting day for Basehor-Linwood at Saturday’s Kaw Valley League tournament. The Bobcats fielded a lineup void of several regular starters, but still made plenty of noise in the team and individual standings.
Basehor-Linwood mixed chorus preparing for big show
February 19, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood High School Mixed Chorus is warming up their vocal chords this Sunday during a show in Basehor at the Holy Angels Catholic Church before they travel to Wichita to perform at the state Music Educators Association convention.
Amber Alert ends in Missouri murder charge
February 19, 2014
Springfield police say a 45-year-old man is jailed on suspicion of first-degree murder in the case of a missing 10-year-old girl.
Basehor council approves city administrator role
February 19, 2014
Several items on the Basehor City Council agenda for the past couple of years were checked off the to-do list Tuesday night.
Eudora district names Splichal new superintendent
February 19, 2014
Steve Splichal, superintendent of the McLouth school district, will become the new superintendent in Eudora starting July 1.
Face to Face: USD 458 Superintendent David Howard
February 19, 2014
We sat down this week with USD 458 Basehor-Linwood Superintendent David Howard to learn more about him, his family, and what he does.
BLHS boys can’t answer Lions in second half
February 19, 2014
When the Basehor-Linwood boys returned from the locker room after halftime of Tuesday’s game against Lansing, they did so seven points ahead of the state’s top ranked Class 5A team. When the second half started though, the Lions showed why there’s currently a “No. 1” next to their name.
Bobcat girls fall to Lansing on buzzer-beater
February 19, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood girls turned a seven-point deficit into a two-point lead in a span of just more than two minutes in the fourth quarter. But, with a simple flick of the wrist at the other end of the floor, the comeback went for naught.