Archive for Wednesday, November 30, 2011

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On the street

What's your favorite Christmas movie?

Response Percent
“It’s a Wonderful Life”
“National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation”
“A Christmas Story”
“White Christmas”
“Home Alone”
“Miracle on 34th Street”
“The Nightmare Before Christmas”
“How the Grinch Stole Christmas”
“Love Actually”
“Christmas in Connecticut”
Total 57

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BSHS introduces Lero as new baseball coach
November 30, 2011
Bonner Springs High School has a new baseball coach.
Basehor group offering holiday gift-wrapping service
04:57 p.m., November 30, 2011 Updated 10:14 a.m.
The Basehor PEO chapter this month is offering residents an opportunity to cross an item off their holiday to-do list while supporting college scholarships for women in the United States and Canada.
Basehor-Linwood sisters earn top honor at dairy cattle show
November 30, 2011
Two sisters who attend Basehor-Linwood schools earned a first-place finish at a national dairy cattle show in Louisville, Ky., last month.
Foundation’s $1,200 grant goes to ‘Nook books’ for Basehor kindergartners, first-graders
November 30, 2011
All it really took to get Amy Scruggs’ kindergartners fired up on Monday was the sight of two visitors coming into their classroom with a five-foot-long check.
BSHS girls take aim at KVL title, state tourney birth
November 30, 2011
Bonner Springs will play host to the Class 4A substate basketball tournament this season, and the BSHS girls have some big plans to go along with that home-court opportunity.
Leadership not lacking for Bonner Springs boys as 2011-12 basketball season gets under way
November 30, 2011
If there’s one attribute the Bonner Springs boys basketball team won’t be lacking this season, it’s senior leadership.
Bonner Springs swimmers return experienced core that competed at 5-1A state
November 30, 2011
With each passing season, the Bonner Springs High School boys swimming team continues to set a higher standard for success. Fifth-year coach Lynn LaNoue expects the 2011-2012 campaign to be no different.
BSHS wrestling squad returns significan talent, plans to raise the bar
November 30, 2011
Given what the Bonner Springs High School wrestling team has accomplished during the past two seasons, there isn’t much higher for the Braves to set the bar — but they’re going to try.
Holiday floats to parade down Oak Street
November 30, 2011
The third annual Candy Cane Lane Christmas Event in downtown Bonner Springs is set for 6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5.
Santa Claus to eat breakfast with youths at Bonner YMCA
November 30, 2011
The Bonner Springs Family YMCA, 2251 S. 138th St., will have a Breakfast with Santa from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3.
Community Blood Center support to come from BSHS
November 30, 2011
The Bonner Springs High School National Honor Society will have a blood drive for the Community Blood Center from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, at the high school’s gymnasium.
Edwardsville council looking to ‘revitalize’ K-32 corridor
November 30, 2011
Officials with the city of Edwardsville are hoping to lure a little more development to the Kansas Highway 32 corridor. And soon, they may have an incentive to help bring that development about.
Hollywood Casino jobs fair to take place at KCKCC
November 30, 2011
Kansas City Kansas Community College will play host to a job fair for the new Hollywood Casino.
Remember when: Dec. 1
November 30, 2011
A look back at Bonner Springs, Edwardsville and Basehor
Regional study seeks to guide future development of K-7 corridor
November 30, 2011
The Mid-America Regional Council is organizing an effort to direct development along Kansas Highway 7 as it turns into a freeway in the hopes that it will maximize the quality and benefits of future development.
Letter: Appreciate what we have
November 30, 2011
With the fact that students of foreign countries routinely outpace USA students in math, one has to ask why.
Tis the season of giving
November 30, 2011
While the holiday season is probably the most beautiful time of year, this is also the time when people are most generous.
On the agnda: USD 204 Board of Education
November 30, 2011
Agenda items for the Tuesday, Dec. 6, meeting of the USD 204 Board of Education
Firearms restrictions likely to be expanded to new areas
November 30, 2011
The discharge of firearms still will be allowed in some areas within Bonner Springs, though the areas where it is permitted will be much fewer and further between.
Thanksgiving dinner serves record 127 with food, community spirit
November 30, 2011
Jordan DeTar Newbert, 19, has attended every single Community Thanksgiving Dinner — though she didn’t originally have much of a choice in the matter, as she was only 1 year old when the event made its debut 18 years ago in Bonner Springs.
Basehor-Linwood boys go back to basics with eye on success
Bobcats keeping goals to themselves, embracing approach that produced a 4A state championship in 2009
November 30, 2011
If there is one theme going through the gym at Basehor-Linwood boys basketball practices this season, it’s this: Be prepared to play the next game.
Bobcats, Braves recognized as Kaw Valley League football’s best
November 30, 2011
Basehor-Linwood was the odds-on favorite to win the Kaw Valley League football championship in 2011, and the Bobcats backed up those expectations by dominating the league.