Local news

Basehor historical society plans Fall Festival Farmer’s Market
October 2, 2014
The Basehor Museum and Historical Society had its last regular farmers market over the weekend, but there is still one more chance to take part.
Remember When for Oct. 2, 2014
September 29, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
The Chieftain to take on a new look
September 24, 2014
Next week, you will notice a change in the format and design of your newspaper.
Ideal weather expected for Saturday’s Basehor Car Show
September 24, 2014
Anyone wanting to get nostalgic about a hot rod they had in high school or yearning to see a classic car up close should pay a weekend visit to Basehor-Linwood High School. The 17th annual Basehor Car Show will start with registration from 8 a.m.-noon Saturday at the high school parking lot, 2108 N. 155th St. in Basehor.
Remember When for Sept. 25, 2014
September 22, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor charity golf tourney to include flyover Friday
September 18, 2014
The Food Industry Serving Heroes Charity Golf Tournament is set for 8 a.m. Friday at Falcon Lakes Golf Club, Basehor.
Basehor seniors testing out new Garmin technology
September 17, 2014
Residents at Country Place Senior Living are showing that seniors can test out new technology.
Basehor-area students noted as Kansas Honor Scholars
September 15, 2014
Nineteen Basehor-Linwood High School students will be honored Sept. 24 by the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment.
Remember When for Sept. 18, 2014
September 15, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor-area service organization BLAS marks 20 years
September 11, 2014
Even after 20 years of serving those in need in Basehor-Linwood USD 458, Basehor-Linwood Assistance Services has a certain level of obscurity.
Basehor student named National Merit semi-finalist
September 10, 2014
A Basehor-Linwood High School student has been named among the semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship program.
Face to Face: Basehor minister Howie Lucas
September 9, 2014
First Baptist Church of Basehor’s new youth and adult minister, Howie Lucas, is the subject of this week’s Face to Face column.
Remember When for Sept. 11, 2014
September 8, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Leavenworth County Democrats plan picnic fundraiser
September 5, 2014
The Leavenworth County Democrats are planning a second annual picnic fundraiser from 4-7 p.m. Sept. 20 at VFW Park in Tonganoxie, 900 E. First St.