Kaitlyn Syring

Kaitlyn Syring is a staff reporter for Basehor. She is a University of Kansas graduate.

Recent stories

Independence Day activites rescheduled July 10
July 5, 2010
The makeup day for a few rained out July 4 events will be July 10.
July 4 celebration proceeding as scheduled
July 4, 2010
Rain clouds in today’s July 4 sky haven’t deterred Basehor from kicking off its annual holiday celebration.
Basehor library to offer nonbook-related series
July 1, 2010
The Basehor Community Library has several summer activities planned for the community that have nothing to do with books.
Husband and wife open leather-mending business
June 3, 2010
It’s not often losing a job turns into something beneficial, but that’s precisely what happened to Ron Seetin.
Leavenworth resident pleads guilty to murder
May 20, 2010
A Leavenworth man has pleaded guilty to murdering a four-year-old child. Jason Lee Jones, 33, pleaded guilty Friday in Leavenworth County District Court to one count of second-degree murder and one count of abuse of a child for the death of Gabriel Rivera.
Leavenworth resident enters guilty plea for murder of child
May 15, 2010
A Leavenworth man has pleaded guilty to murdering a four-year-old child.
2nd teacher sentenced for relations with student
May 13, 2010
A former Basehor-Linwood High School teacher will not serve jail time for inappropriate behavior with a student.
Second Basehor-Linwood teacher sentenced for inappropriate behavior with student
May 10, 2010
A former Basehor-Linwood High School teacher will see no jail time for engaging in inappropriate behavior with a student.
Family’s past showcases women’s spirit, strength
May 6, 2010
The daughter of a social networking pioneer, Rae Sedgwick describes her mother, Helen Foster, as strong, spirited and spontaneous.
Sampler success
Festival attracts record crowd to area
May 5, 2010
Rain and small hail that moved Sunday through Leavenworth didn’t seem to dampen the overall spirit of the Kansas Sampler Festival’s debut in Leavenworth County.

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Recent photos

White Tiger Tae Kwon Do members entertain the audience with their skillful stunts.

Parade grand marshals Danny and Debbie Dearinger make their way down 155th Street.

A group of women mingle Thursday, May 27 during Ladies Night at Holy-Field Vineyard and Winery. The charity event raises money for Safe Harbor Prison Dog program.

Suzette and Ron Seetin have started their own franchise of Fibrenew, an international leather repair company, stationed out of their Basehor home. The company specializes in repairing and re-dyeing leather, vinyl, plastic and fabrics.

Todd Adams, vice president of sales for the Kansas City Wizards, came to the Basehor Chamber of Commerce meeting Thursday to provide details on the progress and future of the new Wizards stadium currently under construction.

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