Archive for Thursday, September 9, 2010

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Bonner Springs 4, SM North 1

How did you spend your Labor Day holiday?

Response Percent
I simply enjoyed the day off.
I spent time with my family.
I didn’t have the day off.
I had/attended a barbecue.
I went to the Renaissance Festival.
I attended a Labor Day parade.
I went to the Royals game.
Total 49

All stories

Former high school to offer haunted experience
September 9, 2010
A former school will again be the site of another haunted house in Bonner Springs.
Schmidt’s AG campaign taps county attorney for assistance
September 9, 2010
Todd Thompson will lead the local campaign to elect Derek Schmidt attorney general of Kansas.
Class of 1960 reminisces at reunion
September 9, 2010
Fifty years may seem like a long time to some, but for many who attended the Bonner Springs High School Class of 1960 50-year reunion last weekend, it seemed, rather, like no time had passed at all.
Capalla breaks out at Bobcat Invite
September 9, 2010
On a day when rain soaked the course and thunder and lightning delayed race action, Bonner Springs cross country runner Scintilla Capalla turned in a dynamite day and placed fourth on Thursday at the Bobcat Invitational at Wyandotte County Park.
Remember When: September 9
September 9, 2010
Basehor Linwood High School had an enrollment of 559. Bonner Springs High School reported an enrollment of 715.
Wristen: Bobcats still team to beat for KVL title
September 9, 2010
Twenty seniors graduated from last year’s Kaw Valley League champion Basehor-Linwood football team.
Museum’s exhibit addresses German, Russian emigrants
September 9, 2010
They’d moved eastward from Germany into Russia in pursuit of freedom, but that freedom was evaporating. They needed someplace new, and for thousands, that place was halfway across the world in Kansas.
Re-enactment takes Bonner man on ‘epic journey’
September 9, 2010
As a child, Jim Stanley hated history classes in school.
Letter: Mayor’s reports on health, Royals are positive news
September 9, 2010
To the editor: While reading the Sept. 2 Chieftain, I was happy to hear Bonner Springs Mayor Clausie Smith went to a Royals baseball game, which he wrote about in his column. He also appeared in a Chieftain photo awarding the Wheelers the Marion Vaughn Community Service Award.
National Parks Service plans meeting about future of Lewis and Clark trail
September 9, 2010
The National Park Service is reaching out to the public as the first step in creating a long-range plan for the future of the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail.
United Way fundraising campaign kicks off Friday
September 9, 2010
Those leading this year’s Leavenworth County United Way drive acknowledge it’s going to be a tough fundraising year.
Neighbors: Jessica Thomas
September 9, 2010
Jessica Thomas is the office manager at Bonner Springs High School
State representative candidates meet public in joint appearance
September 9, 2010
Area residents kept 39th District state representative candidates Owen Donohoe and Joe Novak busy Thursday at Basehor Community Library.
Bonner aquatic park sees decrease in program use
September 9, 2010
Though program participation was down this season, memberships and overall attendance at the Bonner Springs Aquatic Park were up, said aquatics director Lauren Ozburn.
AutumnFest sees growth in 21st year
September 9, 2010
In its 21st year, Edwardsville’s AutumnFest is experiencing some growth that has organizers excited for what the community will find at this year’s event.
Zipping up
September 9, 2010
The simple zipper has revolutionized fastening of clothes in the past 70 years or so, however its failure can bring cold fear to the heart of most men. One momentary slip in memory can cause the zipper to be a symbol of mortification.
Basehor-Linwood golfers 5th at Piper
September 9, 2010
The weather was darn near perfect, but the scores didn’t quite measure up at the Piper Invitational Tuesday at Sunflower Hills Golf Course.
Murphy twins spark offense as Bobcats sink Pirates
September 9, 2010
Twin brothers Colin and Ryan Murphy have played catch in the backyard since they were fourth-graders.
On the agenda
September 9, 2010
Bonner Springs City Council agenda for Monday, Sept. 13.
Bonner Springs Fire Department calls
September 9, 2010
Check out last week’s Bonner Springs Fire Department calls.
Bonner resident shines at trucking Super Bowl
September 9, 2010
A Bonner Springs resident participated in the Super Bowl this year.
Auction to benefit humane society
September 9, 2010
The Lawrence Humane Society will play host to its 16th annual Pawsible Dream Benefit Auction starting at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, at the Lawrence Holidome, 200 McDonald Drive.
WATCH D.O.G.S. pizza night a success
September 9, 2010
The 2010-2011 WATCH D.O.G.S. school year kicked off Wednesday, Sept. 1, with a pizza night in the Bonner Springs Elementary School cafeteria.
Ag Hall still struggling but going forward
September 9, 2010
Those still working to keep the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame afloat probably don’t attach much fondness to memories of the hall’s 2009 season.
Former POW ‘still here’ at age 90
September 9, 2010
Some details have grayed over time, Harry Kelley says, and he doesn’t think too often about the things he remembers. But more than 60 years on, the stories pour forth with scrapbooks opened on the kitchen table of his Basehor home.