Local news

Basehor craft fair organizers celebrate 40 years
October 16, 2014
For 40 years, the Beta Epsilon chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa has been serving the Basehor community and, increasingly, the Kansas City metropolitan area.
Basehor Fall Festival to raise funds for historic library
October 15, 2014
Pumpkins, corn stalks, gourds … and a chance to trade some chickens for goats?
Remember When for Oct. 16, 2014
October 13, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
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.
The Power of PRIDE: Basehor group marks 20 years
October 9, 2014
Saturday was Basehor PRIDE’s day to celebrate two decades and its role as an integral part of the community, as current and former members gathered at the Basehor VFW Building.
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.
Basehor candidate forum set tomorrow
October 7, 2014
The Basehor Community Library and Basehor VFW Post are offering a candidate forum at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Basehor VFW, 2806 N. 155th St.
Remember When for Oct. 9, 2014
October 6, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor’s Scholarship Golf Classic set Friday
October 2, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood Education Foundation will have it’s 11th Annual Scholarship Golf Classic Friday at the Falcon Lakes Golf Course, 4605 Clubhouse Dr., Basehor.
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.