Lansing News

Basehor Chamber of Commerce offering tuition for Southern Leavenworth County Leadership Development class
August 11, 2011
The Southern Leavenworth County Leadership Development Class is seeking students to fill its 2011-12 class, and the Basehor Chamber of Commerce is offering to pay one participant’s fees.
It’s Leavenworth County Fair time
August 10, 2011
This is the 85th year for our Leavenworth County Fair.
Let’s keep cool
August 4, 2011
If you were lucky enough to be living in the 1930s, 1940s or 1950s, you will remember what it was like to not have any air conditioning in your house.
The excitement of starting your own business
July 28, 2011
I constantly dreamed of starting my own business and after two years of retirement and working for a sign company in Leavenworth, that’s just what I did.
Leadership changes coming to Fort Leavenworth
July 21, 2011
Fort Leavenworth is losing its top commander to the peacekeeping mission in Iraq while his replacement is set to arrive from Colorado.
The good old days
July 21, 2011
We hear a lot about recession and having to cut back. Those of us who lived through the “Great Depression” back in the ’30s have lots of memories of having to “make do.”
Salvation Army fundraiser approaching
July 14, 2011
The auction is scheduled from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. July 22, at the Salvation Army Corps Building, 600 Walnut, in Leavenworth
Former Lansing lawmaker among appointees to Kansas Board of Regents
July 8, 2011
A former state lawmaker from Lansing who helped develop a plan to make Kansas a leader in the biotechnology industry has been named to the Kansas Board of Regents.
Happy birthday, America!
July 7, 2011
On July 4, Lansing had its 11th annual Fireworks Extravaganza this year at the Kenneth W. Bernard Park, west of Lansing.
Reunion time for Lansing High alumni
June 30, 2011
Saturday, July 23, will be Lansing High School’s Annual Class Reunion. It will be at the Eagles Club again this year and promises to be a good time for all.
Lansing City Hall to be closed on July 4
June 23, 2011
City of Lansing offices will be closed on Monday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day holiday. City offices will reopen at 8 a.m. Tuesday, July 5.
Lansing fireworks show slated for July 4
June 23, 2011
The city of Lansing will present its 11th annual Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration on Monday, July 4, at Kenneth W. Bernard Community Park.
Thinking back
June 23, 2011
There was a time in Lansing, and every other small town and city, when there was a junk yard in every neighborhood.
Lansing’s got talent
June 16, 2011
I am just amazed at the number of talented kids we have in our little town of Lansing.