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Commuter forecast for September 23, 2010
September 23, 2010
The first day of fall will see temperatures in the 70s with partly cloudy skies. There’s a good chance for storms and rain in the afternoon that could cause some delays. Drive safely.
Coffman breaks out, paces BSHS runners
September 23, 2010
Matt Coffman had a muddy run through Wyandotte County Park on Saturday at the Bonner Springs Invitational, and he was the Braves’ top performer.
Group forms to rescue stray pets
September 23, 2010
Before, the future of unclaimed stray dogs and cats in Bonner Springs looked pretty grim.
Excitement grows for Scout campout
September 23, 2010
As the Boy Scout Centennial Campout nears, the activity surrounding Camp Naish for the arrival of nearly 11,000 people grows.
Mayor’s forums continue
September 23, 2010
The next Mayor’s Forum will be from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 28, in the council chambers of Bonner Springs City Hall, 205 E. Second St.
American’ contest to place focus on the essentials
September 23, 2010
High school students and their teachers are invited to compete for nearly $115,000 in prize money by participating in the Bill of Rights Institute’s fifth annual Being an American essay contest. Top prize winners and their teachers will also receive all-expenses-paid trips to the nation’s capital.
Ladies Craft Group to offer crafts, baked goods in sale
September 23, 2010
The Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Ladies Craft Group will play host to the annual craft and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 8170 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, Kan.
Bonner NAACP to play host to back to school rally
September 23, 2010
The fifth annual back-to-school rally will be from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, in the Bonner Springs Community Center, 200 E. Third St.
Kansas Force basketball conducting tryouts Sunday
September 23, 2010
The Kansas Force basketball program will conduct a clinic and tryouts on Sunday at West Intermediate School, 1901 Spruce, in Leavenworth.
Turnovers plague Bonner Springs in loss to Turner
September 23, 2010
Turner running back David Bernall scored two touchdowns in a 14-7 victory against Bonner Springs on Friday at Turner Stadium.
Registration now open for YMCA programs
September 23, 2010
The Providence and Bonner Springs Family YMCAs currently are accepting registrations for numerous youth sports programs.
John Glaser Memorial 5K race set for Oct. 2
September 23, 2010
The John Glaser Memorial 5K run will take place at 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Shawnee Fire Department, 65th Street and Quivira, Shawnee.
CMS eighth-graders shut out by Lansing
September 23, 2010
The Clark Middle School eighth-grade football team was shut out by Lansing, 32-0, on Tuesday.
Close loss reveals potential for BSHS volleyball
September 23, 2010
The Bonner Springs High School volleyball team posted a 1-2 record at a home quadrangular Monday at the District P.E. Center, and the Braves nearly ended the night with two victories.
CMS 7th-grade football stampedes Lansing
September 23, 2010
The Clark Middle School seventh-grade football team piled up eight touchdowns in a 62-40 rout of Lansing Middle School on Tuesday.
Congressional candidates debate tax policies
September 23, 2010
Congressional candidates Stephene Moore and Kevin Yoder sparred over tax policy during their first debate in the 3rd District race.
Lansing Legion plans session on VA benefits
September 23, 2010
Lansing Memorial American Legion Post 411 will play host to a meeting of all veterans and their families who wish to learn more about their earned Veterans Affairs benefits.
Kiwanis to give dictionaries to Edwardsville 3rd-graders
September 23, 2010
The Edwardsville Kiwanis Club voted to give dictionaries to all third-graders at Edwardsville Elementary School again this year as part of the Reading Reaches, Inc.
Retiree to mark 80 years
September 23, 2010
The daughters of Frances Brown, Leavenworth, would like to invite families and friends to her 80th birthday open house celebration from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Tonganoxie VFW Post Home, 910 E. First St., Tonganoxie.
Pumpkin season to carry on despite weather woes
September 23, 2010
Area pumpkin growers are dealing with a tough season for the pumpkin crop as Mother Nature dealt the area a difficult hand of extreme heat and rain.
On the record
September 23, 2010
Edwardsville Fire Department calls.
State alters high school journalism funding
September 23, 2010
Journalism isn’t important anymore.
A living document born
September 23, 2010
Question: What happened on Sept. 17, 1787?
Birthday kindness appreciated
September 23, 2010
The family of Harry and Audrey Kelley would like to thank all those who attended and recognized Harry’s 90th birthday.
Bonner schools make the grade
USD 204 receives adequate yearly progress for first time in three years
September 23, 2010
Out of the state’s 293 districts, 211 made district-wide adequate yearly progress this year, according to results released last week by the Kansas State Department of Education.
Bonner Springs City Council agenda
September 23, 2010
Here’s the agenda for the Sept. 27 meeting of the Bonner Springs City Council.
USD 204 Board of Education agenda
September 23, 2010
Here’s the agenda for the Sept. 27 meeting of the USD 204 Board of Education.
BSHS tennis struggles at Mill Valley Invitational
September 23, 2010
The Bonner Springs girls tennis team had a rough outing Saturday at the Mill Valley Invitational.
Music, games, fun highlight weekend festival
September 23, 2010
Edwardsville resident Angie Giron has attended the Edwardsville AutumnFest in the past but this year something was different.