Archive for Thursday, April 14, 2011

Also from April 14

On the street
Photo galleries
'Drac's Back!'

Have you changed your driving habits in response to the rising gas prices?

Response Percent
Yes, I don’t drive nearly as much.
Yes, I have altered my plans slightly.
No, and I don’t intend to.
No, but I plan to if it gets much more expensive.
Total 46

All stories

Edwardsville businesses get thumbs up for ‘surviving’ the economy
April 14, 2011
It wasn’t just “thanks for attending” remarks Brent Miles made to open his presentation at Thursday’s Edwardsville business appreciation luncheon.
BSHS swimmers battle big schools at BV West
April 14, 2011
The Bonner Springs High School girls swimming team will compete in Class 5-1A competition at the state championships later this season, but the Braves did battle against Class 6A competition Monday at Blue Valley West.
Thunderstorms, hail possible Thursday afternoon, evening
April 14, 2011
Thunderstorms, heavy rain and hail are possible Thursday afternoon and evening across northeast Kansas, according to the Hazardous Weather Outlook from the National Weather Service offices in Topeka and Pleasant Hill, Mo.
BSHS girls blaze to 3rd at Bobcat Relays
April 14, 2011
In case anyone thought the Bonner Springs girls track team’s strong showing at the Baldwin Invitational was a fluke, the Braves provided additional evidence at Friday’s Bobcat Relays that their resurgence is legitimate.
Cookbook sales will benefit Bonner Springs Elementary leukemia patient
April 14, 2011
Recipe by recipe, staff members at Bonner Springs Elementary are cooking something up that will help a student who is battling leukemia.
Letter: Thanks to voters
April 14, 2011
Thank you to all in Ward III who got out and voted and made it possible for me to serve and represent you in Bonner Springs city government.
Neighbors: Staci Lynn Eddy
April 14, 2011
Meet Staci Lynn Eddy of Bonner Springs.
Pitching solid, offense lacking as BLHS baseball falls to Piper
April 14, 2011
Despite having their starting pitchers allow just one earned run in two games, Basehor-Linwood lost a doubleheader to Piper on Monday at BLHS.
Event center opens in downtown Bonner
April 14, 2011
Two new business partners are hoping to provide a much-needed space for banquets and formal events, plus a fun hang-out for teens and space for other community events.
Council right to ponder decision on parking lots
April 14, 2011
This is in response to the commentary in The Chieftain regarding the Bonner Springs City Council’s action in recently tabling the proposed parking lot ordinance.
Democrats plan breakfast
April 14, 2011
The April Wyandotte County Third Saturday Democratic Breakfast will meet this Saturday, April 16, at Cheeseburger in Paradise, 1705 Village West Parkway, Kansas City, Kan.
Remember When
April 14, 2011
Area memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago
Fact: It’s difficult to part with fiction
April 14, 2011
Taking a break from work and I end up spring cleaning. The first to be cleared out are books.
Comedian’s show pays visit to Bonner
April 14, 2011
Parts of a stealth visit late last year to Bonner Springs by comedian Larry the Cable Guy soon will be broadcast on cable television’s History Channel.
Youth baseball registration being accepted at YMCA
April 14, 2011
The Bonner Springs Family YMCA currently is accepting registrations for youth baseball leagues.
Healthy Kids Day scheduled for Saturday at YMCA
April 14, 2011
The YMCA of Greater Kansas City is conducting its YMCA Healthy Kids Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at all area locations, including the Bonner Springs Family YMCA.
McClain leads BSHS golfers to 4th at Blazer Invitational
April 14, 2011
The talent pool was deep Thursday, April 7, at the Gardner-Edgerton Blazer Invitational, but the Bonner Springs boys golf team held up just fine.
Bonner homeschoolers to take part in forensics tourney
April 14, 2011
Three Bonner Springs teens are showing off their performance skills this week at a national forensics competition.
Lansing, Kansas City Christian shut out Bonner Springs soccer
April 14, 2011
The Bonner Springs girls soccer team weathered the challenge of a difficult schedule quite nicely during the first few weeks of the season.
Bonner council lowers parking lot permit fees
April 14, 2011
Some changes will be made to a proposed ordinance that has garnered a lot of protest, but some points of contention will remain the same.
On the agenda
April 14, 2011
USD 204 Board of Education meeting agenda for April 18, 2011.
STP 400 at Kansas Speedway to be newest NASCAR race in KC
April 14, 2011
Kansas Speedway on Wednesday announced that STP Brands will sponsor the June 5 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at Kansas Speedway after signing a multi-year deal.
Bergstrom represents small schools, contributes big in All-Star Challenge
Basehor-Linwood senior starts alongside 6A stars as Kansas plays Missouri
April 14, 2011
She may have represented one of the smallest schools on the roster, but Basehor-Linwood senior forward Megan Bergstrom proved her game was as big as any of the Class 6A girls who were her teammates.
Hits aplenty as Bonner Springs softball sweeps Ward
April 14, 2011
As Sammy Weller was taking her first steps out of the batter’s box, it was clear she didn’t plan on stopping any time soon.
Thankful candidate
April 14, 2011
I want to say thanks to all the people who voted in the election and the people who voted for me.
Happy birthday, Kiwanis
April 14, 2011
If I could, I would lead a rousing rendition of “Happy Birthday” for the Edwardsville Kiwanis.
Work by ‘bossy twins’ helps Bonner blossom
April 14, 2011
Betty Rehm and Lucy Soptic have gotten a lot of dirt under their nails in the past 20 years.