Local news

Face to Face: Basehor VFW member Eddie Bush
November 25, 2014
Basehor VFW member Eddie Bush shares a little bit about himself in this week’s Face to Face column.
Basehor, Bonner singers soloists at USM concert
November 24, 2014
The University of Saint Mary Department of Fine Arts will present its annual Christmas Vespers Concert in mid-December, featuring soloists from Basehor and Bonner Springs.
Remember When for Nov. 27, 2014
November 24, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor chamber marks 20 years at Christmas auction
November 19, 2014
Basehor’s Community Christmas will coincide with a 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Basehor Chamber of Commerce Dec. 4.
Basehor, Bonner organizations prepare for community Thanksgiving meals
November 19, 2014
Basehor and Bonner Springs this year are carrying on traditions of community Thanksgiving dinners, each with the goal of sharing a free meal with friends and neighbors.
Remember When for Nov. 20, 2014
November 17, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
BLHS program reviews history of JFK assassination
November 12, 2014
A special presentation of “The Killing of a President” will be offered at 7 p.m. Nov. 20 at Basehor-Linwood High School’s auditorium, 155th and Parallel, Basehor. The program is open to the public without charge.
Bonner library site of upcoming Town Hall with Sen. Moran
November 12, 2014
U.S. Senator Jerry Moran is hosting a Town Hall meeting for residents in Wyandotte County from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Nov. 26.
Basehor VFW offers annual Thanksgiving for seniors Nov. 22
November 12, 2014
Basehor VFW Post 11499 once again plans to offer a free Thanksgiving meal to all senior citizens at the VFW post, as well as one chaperone of a senior citizen, on Nov. 22.
Bonner Springs resident with Basehor ties marks 100 years
November 12, 2014
Norma Curtice says she doesn’t believe there is any big secret of longevity for her mother, Bernice Dannefer, who celebrates her 100th birthday today.
In Basehor musical, new actors take lead roles
November 12, 2014
The organizers of Basehor-Linwood High School’s theater productions say the variety of musicals they choose, along with parts open to all age ranges, has always brought new faces to the stage.
Basehor library expands programming for men with home brewing, other classes
November 11, 2014
In the Basehor VFW Saturday afternoon, Paul Trupel held up his tasting glass to make a toast. “Here’s to the Basehor library; great idea!” he said.
Remember When for Nov. 13, 2014
November 10, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Spay and neuter transport planned next week
November 7, 2014
Leavenworth County Humane Society’s next pet spay/neuter transport is next week, Nov. 13-14 from Tonganoxie’s Public Works building.
Remember When for Nov. 6, 2014
November 3, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.

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