Archive for Thursday, January 27, 2011

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Prison Bureau seeking public comment on plans for new Leavenworth facility
January 27, 2011
The Federal Bureau of Prisons is asking for public input on a proposed new federal prison in Leavenworth.
Braves good as gold at Baldwin Invitational
January 27, 2011
Three games in a 26-hour period weren’t enough to slow down the Bonner Springs boys basketball team.
BLHS completes 4-peat
Basehor-Linwood boys use physical performance to win home tournament
January 27, 2011
Basehor-Linwood coach Mike McBride said he felt a little bit like a football coach during the 53-45 victory against Park Hill (Mo.) Saturday in the championship game of the Basehor-Linwood Basketball Invitational.
Bonner Springs girls dominate KCC in tournament opener
12:00 a.m., January 27, 2011 Updated 11:13 a.m.
Three days after the Bonner Springs High School boys basketball team brought home a tournament championship, the BSHS girls took the first step toward a tournament title of their own.
BLHS grad Lombardino earms MIAA hoops honor
January 27, 2011
Cassie Lombardino, a Washburn University junior and Basehor-Linwood High School graduate, as honored as the Mid-America Intercollegiate Athletics Association Women’s Basketball Player of the Week.
BLMS 7th-grade boys hoops off to strong start
January 27, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School seventh-grade boys basketball teams are off to a good start to the 2011 season.
Basehor-Linwood girls struggle to 7th-place finish at tourney
January 27, 2011
While it wasn’t the game they wanted to play in, the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team liked the result on Saturday.
Letters: Unhappy wiith ordinance
January 27, 2011
Regarding the letter that was sent out last week by the city of Basehor: Too bad we didn’t get this letter before the Basehor City Council voted on the sewer hike and the trash hike. I’m sure lots of people would have noticed about their concerns.
Dinner, dance tickets on sale
January 27, 2011
Tickets are on sale for the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Meeting.
Remember When
January 27, 2011
A look back at this week in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.
UG Parks and Rec seeking lifeguards for the summer
January 27, 2011
The Unified Government Parks and Recreation is looking for lifeguards this summer. There will be free training for ages 16 and up beginning Feb. 7 and Feb. 9 from 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Bonner grads make ‘List’
January 27, 2011
Laura Rink, daughter of John and Jane Rink of Bonner Springs, was named to the College of the Ozarks fall 2010 Dean’s List. Rink is a 2009 Bonner Springs High School graduate.
BLMS 8th-grade boys beat LTMS, split with PRMS
January 27, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball teams have opened the 2011 season with a bang.
Neighbors: Jeanine Bush
January 27, 2011
Get to know Bonner Springs resident Jeanine Bush.
New hairstylist in town
January 27, 2011
Studio h2m Salon, 515 E. Morse Ave., recently added stylist Margaret Bauer to the salon. Bauer has been a hairstylist for two years and previously worked at a salon in Prairie Village, where she had extensive training in cutting and coloring.
Statehood film to premiere at KCKCC
January 27, 2011
A film that has its premiere tonight at Kansas City Kansas Community College explores the roots of Kansas’ statehood that took hold here in Wyandotte County.
Shawnee Mission teachers enter USD 204 race
January 27, 2011
Seven total candidates have officially filed to run for Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 Board of Education, and two of them work in another school district.
Edwardsville has 2 seeking mayor’s office
January 27, 2011
Someone needs to step up to the plate and help the city of Edwardsville move forward, not backward, John Eickhoff says, and he believes he’s the one to do it.
In Bonner, mayor goes unopposed
January 27, 2011
Mayor Clausie Smith remains the only unopposed candidate for a Bonner Springs city office in this spring’s elections, but all other positions are contested thanks to four candidate filings in the last week before the filing deadline.
Bonner library to discuss Kansas books-to-films
January 27, 2011
When Vicky Wheeler watches the 1955 movie “Picnic,” she sees several familiar faces.
Kasselman resigns after 15 years as Bonner Springs football coach
Longtime BSHS leader guided program to five state playoff appearances, 65 victories
January 27, 2011
Four years ago, Bonner Springs High School football coach Lew Kasselman was forced to wait for more than two months to find out if he’d retain his coaching position.
Thanks, Gutenberg
January 27, 2011
Recently I was reading a list of the greatest inventors and inventions in the long history of the world. Glancing over the names, it is a hard task to disagree with any of the choices: Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell, Benjamin Franklin, Henry Ford and the Wright brothers, to name a few men who have changed the world.
6 candidates seek council seats in Edwardsville
January 27, 2011
Six candidates seeking three at-large seats up for election in April’s balloting.
Edwardsville outdoor burning ordinance changes smolder
January 27, 2011
Discussions about amendments to the city’s outdoor burning ordinance will continue, after the Edwardsville City Council unanimously voted Monday night to table consideration of the changes.
Agreement sets development deadlines, alters funding method
January 27, 2011
A development agreement for the city’s first Community Improvement District puts some deadlines on developers in exchange for an accelerated funding method through the city.