Local news

Remember When for Dec. 11, 2014
December 9, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
The World Company’s community papers seek freelance writers
December 9, 2014
If you’ve always wanted to see your name in print, here’s your chance. The World Company is looking for freelance writers for high school sports and general news coverage.
Basehor neighbors create ‘treemendous’ Christmas tree
December 3, 2014
Two Basehor neighbors came together to turn a front yard evergreen tree into a display they hope will raise motorists’ spirits at Christmas.
Remember When for Dec. 4, 2014
December 1, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
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 30 years at Christmas auction
November 19, 2014
Basehor’s Community Christmas will coincide with a 30th 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.