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A look at news from the Basehor area


Edwardsville Kiwanis to welcome former Royals player
October 24, 2014
The Edwardsville Kiwanis Club announced that they expect to welcome former Kansas City Royals player at the club’s Nov. 6 meeting.
Doggone Good: Edwardsville dog training classes draw from all over metro
October 23, 2014
Cynthia Clark says she often brings her dogs with her to outdoor festivals or other public events, and people are amazed at how well the dogs behave in large crowds.
Basehor mahjongg league donates funds
October 22, 2014
On Monday, the Four Winds Mahjongg League presented a check to Paws for Freedom, a Tonganoxie not-for-profit.
Face to Face: Basehor club leader Suzie Feheske
October 21, 2014
Basehor’s Suzie Feheske, who introduced the community to the joys of the game mahjongg, is the subject of this week’s Face to Face column.
Remember When for Oct. 23, 2014
October 20, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Candidate questionnaire: Willie Dove, House Dist. 38
October 20, 2014
Willie Dove is the incumbent Republican from rural Bonner Springs running against Democrat Jan Pringle for the 38th District in the Kansas House of Representatives.
Kansas names 3 new innovative school districts
October 15, 2014
The Kansas State Board of Education has added three school districts to a program that allows them to operate with less regulation in hopes of boosting student performance.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs esthetician Leandra Johnson
October 15, 2014
LeAndra Johnson, a Bonner Springs native who recently returned to her home town and started a new business, is the subject of this week’s Face to Face.
WyCo museum plans ‘History Howl’
October 14, 2014
The Wyandotte County Historical Museum, 631 N. 126th St., will have a Halloween History Howl event this weekend.
Remember When for Oct. 16, 2014
October 13, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Kerry Roberts basketball registration now open
October 10, 2014
Registration is now open for the 2014-15 season of the Kerry Roberts Winter Basketball League.
Basehor, Bonner golfers champions at WyCo senior golf tourney
October 9, 2014
Bob Chatterton of Bonner Springs and Bob Savner of Basehor had winning performances in the 31st annual Wyandotte County Senior Golf Championship, Kansas City’s oldest and largest senior amateur tournament.
Edwardsville breast cancer survivor now proudly sports pink
October 9, 2014
Pam Frazey says she had never been a “pink” person. “I never wore pink. Ever,” she says.
Face to Face: USD 458 mentorship leader Tammy Potts
October 8, 2014
Tammy Potts, leader of Basehor-Linwood USD 458’s Mentors and CareCats program, shares a little about herself in this week’s column.